Classroom Activity

Problem 6, Solar Storms and Satellite Orbit Decay
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Audience: Educators
Grades: 7-9


Students compare the annual sunspot counts against satellite re-entries to explore the practical consequences of space weather. Student and teacher pages are included.

Problem 6, Solar Storms and Satellite Orbit Decay [190KB PDF file]

This activity is part of Space Math I.