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Problem 6, A Sine of the Times
 
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Audience: Educators
Grades: 7-9


In this geometric problem, students determine the distance from themselves to an object such as an aurora, a meteor or an airplane seen above the horizon. Student and teacher pages are included.

Problem 6, A Sine of the Times  [140KB PDF file]

This activity is part of Space Math II.