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written by Edward E. Prather, Tim P. Slater, Jeffrey P. Adams, Gina Brissenden, and the Conceptual Astronomy and Physics Education Research
These introductory astronomy tutorials are student-centered activities designed to promote conceptual understanding. Topics consist include understanding the celestial sphere, measuring distance by using parallax, the Stefan-Boltzmann Law, and the H-R diagram.
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Keywords:
Big Bang, H-R diagram, Solar Sysytem, Stefan-Boltzman, celestial sphere, parallax
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E. Prather, T. Slater, J. Adams, G. Brissenden, and Conceptual Astronomy and Physics Education Research, (2007), WWW Document, (http://www.pearsonhighered.com/educator/product/Lecture-Tutorials-for-Introductory-Astronomy/9780132392266.page).
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E. Prather, T. Slater, J. Adams, G. Brissenden, and Conceptual Astronomy and Physics Education Research, Lecture Tutorials for Introductory Astronomy, (2007), <http://www.pearsonhighered.com/educator/product/Lecture-Tutorials-for-Introductory-Astronomy/9780132392266.page>.
APA Format
Prather, E., Slater, T., Adams, J., Brissenden, G., & Conceptual Astronomy and Physics Education Research. (2007, August 1). Lecture Tutorials for Introductory Astronomy. Retrieved November 27, 2014, from http://www.pearsonhighered.com/educator/product/Lecture-Tutorials-for-Introductory-Astronomy/9780132392266.page
Chicago Format
Prather, E, T. Slater, J. Adams, G. Brissenden, and Conceptual Astronomy and Physics Education Research. Lecture Tutorials for Introductory Astronomy. August 1, 2007. http://www.pearsonhighered.com/educator/product/Lecture-Tutorials-for-Introductory-Astronomy/9780132392266.page (accessed 27 November 2014).
MLA Format
Prather, Edward, Tim Slater, Jeff Adams, Gina Brissenden, and Conceptual Astronomy and Physics Education Research. Lecture Tutorials for Introductory Astronomy. 2007. 1 Aug. 2007. 27 Nov. 2014 <http://www.pearsonhighered.com/educator/product/Lecture-Tutorials-for-Introductory-Astronomy/9780132392266.page>.
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