Homework Assignment for Unit 26
History Web Lecture: The Copernican Revolution
Science Web Lecture: The Solar System
Post your essay answer to the questions below to the Moodle Unit 26 Forum before chat. Log into the Moodle (if you are challenged, use your own Scholars Online userid and password), click on the Natural Science course link, and then on the forum link for this unit. Read any other forum postings.
What were the main objections Copernicus had to the Ptolemaic system?
Two Week Assignment: We will spend the next few weeks looking at individual planets. Please post a planet report to the Moodle site by the start of our chat session on Kepler (the next unit). Be ready to answer questions about "your" planet from your fellow students!
Claim your planet in our session on Copernicus, then and write a short report on it. Describe its basic characteristics, identifying:
Instead of uploading a worksheet, you'll enter your answers into a Moodle Exercise. It looks like a quiz, but it is different in several ways:
Lab Instructions: Telescope Observations of the Planets.
Take the quiz for this unit. Notice the times the quiz opens and when it closes and be sure that you complete it on time!
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