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ERIC Number: EJ1090050
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016-Mar
Pages: 3
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0031-9120
Measuring the Tilt of the Earth's Axis with the Help of a Plastic Pipe and a Piece of Wood
Isildak, R. Suat
Physics Education, v51 n2 Article 025002 Mar 2016
In this project, a method that had been developed using a single setup was employed to correctly measure the tilt of the Earth's axis on 21 June 2015. The method is an easily comprehensible and applicable technique that can be used in elementary science and astronomy courses and understood by students of every age group.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education
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Language: English
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