ASTR 312 Notes, Solutions & Presentations

CLASS NOTESĀ (PDF)
01. Intro 02. Sky & Astrology 03. Early Astronomy
04. The Greeks 05. Copernicus, Brahe, Kepler 06. Galileo, Newton
07. Modern Age 08. Technology 09. Space Age

 

QUIZ & EXAM SOLUTIONS
Quiz Solutions Midterm
1 2 3 4 solution

 

PRESENTATION GUIDELINES (PDF)
Instructions Marking Rubric
STUDENT PRESENTATIONS
Topic File (if available)
1 Ancient Egypt pres1
2 Babylonian Astronomy pres2
3 Nebulae and HST pres3
4 Mesopotamian Astronomy pres4
5 The Astrolabe pres5
6 Antikythera Mechanism pres6
7 3 Eras of Observation pres7
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9 Polynesian Navigation pres9
10 Chinese Astronomy pres10
11 Indian Astronomical Instruments pres11
12 International Space Cooperation pres12