Astronomy 110: COURSE OUTLINE

Joshua Barnes -- Fall 1999


WEEK TOPIC READING MWF
1. Space, Time, Matter, & Energy Intro, Ch. 3-1, 4-1, App. A 232527
2. The Sky Around Us Ch. 1, App. B 3013
3. Ancient Astronomy Ch. 2-1, 2-2 -810
4. Revolution of the Spheres Ch. 2-3, 2-4, 2-5, 2-6 131517
5. Formation of the Solar System Ch. 5, 6-2, 7-1 202224
6. Planets With Atmosphere Ch. 6-1, 7-2, 7-3 27291
7. Giant Worlds and Satellites Ch. 8-1, 8-2, 8-3, 8-4 468
8. The Sun Ch. 12-2, 10-1, 4-2, 10-2 111315
9. How Far the Stars? Ch. 11-1, 11-2, 11-3 182022
10. Stellar Nurseries Ch. 12-1, 12-3, 12-4, 12-5 252729
11. Origin of the Elements Ch. 13-1, 13-2, 13-3 135
12. Structure of the Milky Way Ch. 15 81012
13. The Realm of the Nebulae Ch. 16 151719
14. The Big Bang Ch. 18 2224-
15. Life in the Universe Ch. 19 2913
16. REVIEW 68

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