In this lecture students will be challenged to:
1.understand why our moon is so unique compared to the other moons of the solar system.
2.learn and understand the most widely held current theory as to the origin of the Moon.
3.learn and explain the physical conditions found on the Moon.
4.describe and explain the phases of the Moon.
5.describe and explain eclipses.
6.appreciate the effects and influence the Moon has on the Earth.