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written by Martin Hackworth
In this lab activity, students measure the eccentricity of the moon's orbit.
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Astronomy
- Fundamentals
= Celestial Mechanics
Classical Mechanics
- Motion in Two Dimensions
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Laboratory
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© 1997 Idaho State University
Keywords:
Newton's Law of Gravitation, orbital dynamics
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Metadata instance created January 6, 2004 by Patricia Monahan
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August 22, 2016 by Lyle Barbato
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AIP Format
M. Hackworth, (1997), WWW Document, (http://web.archive.org/web/20120917041420/http://www.physics.isu.edu/~hackmart/astlmoon.pdf).
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M. Hackworth, The Orbit of the Moon (1997), <http://web.archive.org/web/20120917041420/http://www.physics.isu.edu/~hackmart/astlmoon.pdf>.
APA Format
Hackworth, M. (1997). The Orbit of the Moon. Retrieved December 6, 2022, from http://web.archive.org/web/20120917041420/http://www.physics.isu.edu/~hackmart/astlmoon.pdf
Chicago Format
Hackworth, Martin. The Orbit of the Moon. 1997. http://web.archive.org/web/20120917041420/http://www.physics.isu.edu/~hackmart/astlmoon.pdf (accessed 6 December 2022).
MLA Format
Hackworth, Martin. The Orbit of the Moon. 1997. 6 Dec. 2022 <http://web.archive.org/web/20120917041420/http://www.physics.isu.edu/~hackmart/astlmoon.pdf>.
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@misc{ Author = "Martin Hackworth", Title = {The Orbit of the Moon}, Volume = {2022}, Number = {6 December 2022}, Year = {1997} }
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