**Product Type:** Educator Guide

**Audience:** Educators

**Grade Levels:** 5-12

**Publication Year:** 2015

**Subjects:**

Mathematics: Algebra; Calculus; Computation and Estimation; Data Analysis and Probability; Fractions and Decimals; Geometry; Measurement; Patterns; Problem Solving; Trigonometry

Earth Science: Meteorology

General Science: Earth's Weather

Space Science: Asteroids, Comets, and Meteorites; Astronomy; Solar System and Planets; Space Radiation; Telescopes; Universe Mathematics, Space Science

This collection of activities is based on a weekly series of space science problems distributed to thousands of teachers during the 2012-2013 school year. The problems were intended for students looking for additional challenges in the mathematics and physical science curriculum. The subjects of the problems include spacecraft, Mars, and Van Allen Belts. Mathematic topics include algebra, geometry and calculus.

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

Space Math IX [12MB 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

Adventures in Space Science Mathematics

Algebra 2 With Space Science Applications

Astrobiology Math

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