SDO: Measuring the Speed of an Eruptive Prominence

In this eruptive prominence worksheet, students read about a plasma ejection from the sun measured by the Solar Dynamics Observatory. Students solve 3 problems using the given diagrams of the ejection. They determine the scale of the images, the size of the loop of the eruptive prominence and the average speed of the prominence.

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