Stars and The Modern Telescope

In this stars and the modern telescope worksheet, students use a photograph taken by the 2MASS telescope to calculate the number of bright stars and faint stars in the picture, the size of the picture, and the number of stars expected to be seen across the entire sky based on the photographed area.

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9th - 12th
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