A brief description of the concepts is provided in each box. Many questions utilize charts, diagrams, photographs and data included in the module. In most questions students are expected to reach conclusions based on the figures and data.

Graphic from Module. Click for Larger View. Mathematics (ATPI)
Investigation #21 - A Survey of Mathematics for Introductory Astronomy
  • Scientific notation and power of ten arithmetic
  • Metric system units including measurement activities
  • Metric-English conversion emphasizing distance and temperature scales
  • Angular units of measure and image scale
  • Graphs and data plotting including uncertainties
Other Mathematics Modules:
#1 (APTI)| #15 (IAS)

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