Physics 103: General Astronomy
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Note: Final in Hall of Letters Rm 100
Tyler Nordgren Duke 108 ext. 2935 Tyler_Nordgren@redlands.edu
Julie Rathbun Duke 108 ext. 2927 Julie_Rathbun@redlands.edu
Lecture: Tuesday and Thursday 1:00 - 2:20 pm Duke 102
Laboratory: Monday OR Wednesday 1:00 - 3:50 pm Hornby 2
Syllabus for Monday and Wednesday lab sections (in pdf format).
Class Rules. You are responsible for these whether you read them or not!
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm
(and by prior appointment with instructor)
"Astronomy: A Beginner's Guide to the Universe" by Eric Chaisson and Steve McMillan (3rd edition; Prentice Hall, 2001)
Final Exam: HALL OF LETTERS Rm 100 - Tuesday, May 21, 2002 at 9:00 am.
1. To understand (and appreciate) what you see in the sky. What is out there?
2. To understand scientific news stories. Are they accurately reported? What do they mean?
3. To understand popular entertainment. Is it realistic? Is it possible?
Redlands SkyViews A page that tells you what events are going on
in the sky tonight over Redlands. See the International Space Station or catch the moon
pass in front of another planet.
Page last modified 4 Feb, 2002