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. Stars & Galaxies (ATPI)
Investigation #26: Our Star the Sun
  • Scaling calculations based on solar properties
  • Identification of solar surface features
  • Solar rotation rate
  • Sunspot properties including the sunspot cycle
  • Solar flare features
  • Solar interior structure and equilibrium concepts
  • Betelgeuse "sunspot" features
Other Stars & Galaxies Modules:
#27| #28| #29| #30| #31| #32| #33| #34| #35

LSW Home
HOME