Product Type: Lesson Plan/Activity
Audience: Educators, Informal Education
Grade Levels: 7-9
Publication Year: 2008
Subjects: Mathematics, General Science, Space Science
In this activity, students use astronomical photographs of various solar system bodies to determine how large a celestial body has to be before it starts to look round. Student and teacher pages are included.
Problem 20, Astronomy in the round [249KB PDF file]
This activity is part of Space Math II.