Complete Astronomy Unit V "The Outer Planets"

Complete Astronomy Unit V "The Outer Planets"
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Four complete, up-to-date and inclusive PowerPoint lessons (with slide sorter notes for the instructor) and a interactive quiz/review at the end of each lesson. Five ActivInspire review programs with printable color PDF worksheets. Multiple student lab and reading activities including webquests and suggested textbook assignments. Assessments include quizzes (PDF and also in Word) for each lesson and a 50-question unit test (in PDF and Word).
A video worksheet (Word) folder has been added which provides the video link to youtube in the title if the DVD or video tape is not available. Five video worksheets with answer keys include the Universe TV series shows on "Jupiter," "Saturn," "Ride The Comet" "Uranus and Neptune" and "Hunting For Ringed Planets" and can be used when studying the topics in this unit. Students can answer the questions in order while watching each video (video link to youtube is included in the title).

Terms in this unit include:

Jupiter, Great Red Spot, zones, belts, white ovals, brown ovals, zonal flow, differential rotation, magnetic field, aurorae, Galilean moons, Io, Europa, Callisto, Ganymede, oceans, volcanism (Io), Voyager, Galileo mission, Saturn, A, B, C rings, ringlets, helium precipitation, Cassini division, Encke gap, shepherd satellites, Roche limit, Titan, methane lakes, Enceladus, Cassini probe, Huygens probe, Iapetus, Hyperion, Dione, Rhea, Uranus, Neptune, William Herschel, Voyager 2, 98 degree tilt, Great Dark Spot, ring systems, Titania, Oberon, Ariel, Umbriel, Miranda, Triton, ice volcanoes, stellar occultation, radiation darkening, 8th planet, Pluto, Charon, Styx, Kerberos, Nix, Hydra, Ceres, Kuiper belt, KBO's, Trans-Neptunian, dwarf planet, Oort cloud, asteroids, comets, Halley's Comet, coma, tail, nucleus, hydrogen envelope, meteors, meteoroids, meteorites, meteor shower, asteroid belt, Apophis, NEAR Spacecraft, New Horizons spacecraft


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