Counting Craters on the Hubble Space Telescope!

In this Hubble Space Telescope learning exercise, students are given a photograph of the radiator recovered after being in space on the Hubble Space Telescope since 1993. Students solve 6 problems about the impacts that left craters on the surface of the radiator. They find the number of impacts, the surface area of the radiator plate, the impact rate and the average time between impacts.

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