**Product Type:** Educator Guide

**Audience:** Educators

**Grade Levels:** 6-12

**Publication Year:** 2012

**Subjects:** Mathematics

This collection of activities is based on a weekly series of space science problems intended for students looking for additional challenges in the mathematics and physical science curriculum in grades 6-12. The problems deal with modern science and engineering issues, often involving actual research data.

The section titles in this 75-problem collection include:

- What Is Life?

- What Makes a World Habitable?

- The Search for Earth-like Planets

- Exoplanets and Their Properties

- Basic Astronomy

- The Drake Equation

- Searching for Extra Terrestrials.

Each word problem includes background information. One-page teachers' answer keys accompany the one-page assignments.

Astrobiology Math Educator Guide [5MB PDF file]

**More booklets in this series:**

Space Math I

Space Math II

Space Math III

Space Math IV

Space Math V

Space Math VI

Space Math VII

Space Math VIII

Space Math IX

Adventures in Space Science Mathematics

Algebra 2 With Space Science Applications

Black Hole Math

Earth Math

Electromagnetic Math

Exploring Planetary Moons

Exploring Stars in the Milky Way

Exploring the Lunar Surface

Exploring the Milky Way

Image Scale Math

Lunar Math

Magnetic Math

Mars Math

Radiation Math

Remote Sensing Math

Solar Math

Space Weather Math

Transit Math

Year of the Solar System -- Real-World Math