Parallax

Students use pre-trigonometry to calculate the distance to a far-away point. They experiment with the "thumb method" of estimating distances in the field, and consider the reason it works. They discuss the definition of parsecs and light years.

9th - 12th Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
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Life Science
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1 hr

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