ERIC Number: ED071888
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
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Project Physics Tests 2, Motion in the Heavens.
Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA. Harvard Project Physics.
Test items relating to Project Physics Unit 2 are presented in this booklet. Included are 70 multiple-choice and 22 problem-and-essay questions. Concepts of motion in the heavens are examined for planetary motions, heliocentric theory, forces exerted on the planets, Kepler's laws, gravitational force, Galileo's work, satellite orbits, Jupiter's moons, Tycho's observations, stellar parallax, and historical descriptions in astronomy. Suggestions are made for time consumption in answering some items. Besides directions and illustrations for explanation purposes, related physical constants and equations are provided. The work of Harvard Project Physics has been financially supported by: the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Ford Foundation, the National Science Foundation, the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, the United States Office of Education, and Harvard University. (CC)
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Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Bureau of Research.
Authoring Institution: Harvard Univ., Cambridge, MA. Harvard Project Physics.