Stellar Temperature, Size and Power

In this stellar temperature of stars instructional activity, students use a given formula that relates the stellar light output with the surface area and temperature of a star to solve 3 problems. Students find luminosities of different stars and they are given a challenge calculus question in which they determine how a star's temperature could change without its luminosity changing.

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11th - Higher Ed
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