Astronomy 1, Section 471, Room C112, MWF 10:05-10:55

General Info Syllabus
First Visit If this is your first time here, follow the link.
The Students
Interesting
Astronomy Links
Astronomy Picture of the Day
Astronomy Picture of the Day Archive
Hubble Space Telescope Pictures Astronomical Society of the Pacific
Sky and Telescope Magazine
The Messier Catalog
Space.com
The Nine Planets
American Astronomical Society
Astronomical Image Library
NASA’s Space Photojournal
Astronomy Magazine
SEDS at Univeristy of Arizona

Week 1 Assignments Beginning Thursday, 1/17/2008
Week 2 Assignments Beginning Tuesday, 1/22/2008;
Monday is MLK holiday.
Week 3 Assignments Beginning Monday 1/28/2008; Last day to drop with refund
Chapter 1 Questions Questions you should be able to answer
Chapter 1 Slides Slides presented in class
Chapter 2 Questions
Week 4 Assignments Beginning Monday, 2/4/2008
Chapter 2 Slides
Chapter 3 Questions
Week 5 Assignments Beginning Monday, 2/11/2008; Campus closed for Presidents' Day holiday, 2/15 to 2/18; Last day to drop w/o "W", Fri. 2/14.
Test on Chapters 1 through 3
Chapter 4 Questions
Solar System Properties
Week 6 Assignments Beginning Tuesday, 2/19/2008
Chapter 4 Slides
Chapter 5 Questions
Week 7 Assignments Beginning Monday, 2/25/2008
Chapter 6 Questions
Test on Chapters 4, 5 & 6
Week 8 Assignments Beginning Monday, 3/3/2008; No class Th 3/6, staff development
Chapter 7 Questions
Large Hadron Collider
Week 9 Assignments Beginning Monday, 3/10/2008
Comet, not a galaxy
Chapter 8 Questions
Bradley's Stellar Aberration
Stellar Magnitude Equation
Harvard Magnitude Scale
Week 10 Assignments Beginning Monday, 3/17/2008
Chapter 9 Study Questions
Chapter 9 Discussion Questions
Chapter 9 Slides
Chapter 10 Study Questions
Spring Break Spring Recess -- No school. from Monday 3/24 to 3/30
Week 11 Assignments Beginning Monday, 3/31/2008
Chapter 10 Discussion Questions
Chapter 11 Study & Discussion Questions
State of the Universe from Science News New observations of the oldest light in the universe
Week 12 Assignments Beginning Monday, 4/7/2008;
Test on Chapters 7,8,9,10 & 11
Week 13 Assignments Beginning Monday, 4/14/2008
Chapter 12, 13 Study & Discussion Questions
Chapter 11, 12 and 13 Slides
Week 14 Assignments Beginning Monday, 4/21/2008
Chapter 14, Part I, Questions
Week 15 Assignments Beginning Monday, 4/28/2008; Last day to drop with "W" grade, Tues. 4/29
Chapter 14, Part II, Questions
Week 16 Assignments Beginning Monday, 5/5/2008
Chapter 14 Slides
Test on Chapters 12, 13 & 14
Week 17 Assignments Beginning Monday, 5/12/2008
Week 18 Assignments & Final Exam Beginning Monday, 5/19/28; Your last class is on Wednesday, May 21; Your final in on Friday, May 23, from 10:00 to 12:00. Final Exam Schedule
Elementary Particles Elementary Particle Slides
Dark Matter & Dark Energy Slides relating to the big bang, search for life in the universe, and dark matter and energy.
End of Semester Friday May 30, 2008