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. Planetary Science (ATPI)
Investigation #5 - Meteoroids, Meteors and Meteorites
  • Introduction to meteorite classification using photographs
  • Meteorite recovery, entry, and impact crater history
  • Meteor path analysis
  • Laboratory based "rock" classification exercise
  • Meteorite age interpretation
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