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edited by Kara Lehman
This activity is useful for teachers who are discussing the the motion of the sun, moon and earth and how they all interact and cause daily motion, phases of the moon, and eclipses.
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- Fundamentals
= Eclipses
= Lunar Phases
Classical Mechanics
- Applications of Newton's Laws
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Laboratory
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gravitational attraction, planetary motion, relative motion
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Metadata instance created December 17, 2003 by Kara Lehman
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