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written by Martin Hackworth
In this lab activity, students measure the eccentricity of the moon's orbit.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
- Fundamentals
= Celestial Mechanics
Classical Mechanics
- Motion in Two Dimensions
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Laboratory
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- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- Activity
- Laboratory
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© 1997 Idaho State University
Newton's Law of Gravitation, orbital dynamics
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M. Hackworth, (1997), WWW Document, (http://web.archive.org/web/20120917041420/http://www.physics.isu.edu/~hackmart/astlmoon.pdf).
M. Hackworth, The Orbit of the Moon, (1997), <http://web.archive.org/web/20120917041420/http://www.physics.isu.edu/~hackmart/astlmoon.pdf>.
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Hackworth, M. (1997). The Orbit of the Moon. Retrieved November 28, 2020, from http://web.archive.org/web/20120917041420/http://www.physics.isu.edu/~hackmart/astlmoon.pdf
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Hackworth, Martin. The Orbit of the Moon. 1997. http://web.archive.org/web/20120917041420/http://www.physics.isu.edu/~hackmart/astlmoon.pdf (accessed 28 November 2020).
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Hackworth, Martin. The Orbit of the Moon. 1997. 28 Nov. 2020 <http://web.archive.org/web/20120917041420/http://www.physics.isu.edu/~hackmart/astlmoon.pdf>.
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