An ActivInspire (interactive) review of the PowerPoint lessons in Unit I "Introduction to Astronomy." Questions include 20 true/false; multiple choice and text entries/responses. A PDF student worksheet/study guide can also be generated using the program. All Unit I PowerPoint lessons; ActivInspire reviews; assessments and many related activities; worksheets etc. can be found under "Complete Astronomy Unit I Introduction Into Astronomy" zip file folder.
Terms/concepts in this unit include:
Aristarchus, Ptolemy, Copernicus, Tycho Brahe, Johannes Kepler, Galileo Galilei, Isaac Newton, Stonehenge, Celestial sphere, Geocentric, heliocentric, altitude, azimuth, zenith, deferent, epicycle, eccentric, N / S celestial pole, celestial equator,retrograde (motion), Polaris, Pole Star, North Star, Circumpolar stars Ellipse, focus, period, Horizon and Equatorial systems, Right Ascension, Declination, aphelion, perihelion, ecliptic, zodiac, axial tilt, solstice, equinox, precession, declination, right ascension, Astronomical Unit, hour angle, astrology, solar day, sidereal day
ActivInspire Unit I Test Review "Introduction Into Astronomy"
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