Product Type: Lesson Plan/Activity
Audience: Educators, Informal Education
Grade Levels: 7-9
Publication Year: 2008
Subjects: Mathematics, Space Science
In this activity, students learn how to construct a histogram for the stars in a star field, bin them according to their apparent magnitude and answer questions related to the chart. Student and teacher pages are included.
Problem 19, Counting the Stars in Draco [150KB PDF file]
This activity is part of Space Math II.