ERIC Number: EJ608765
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Observational Determination of the Age of the Universe as a Laboratory Exercise.
Cadmus, Robert R., Jr.
American Journal of Physics, v67 n8 p665-69 Aug 1999
Describes a procedure that allows undergraduate students to determine the approximate age of the universe using their own data. The experiment requires a relatively small telescope with a modest spectrograph. Includes sample data and calculations. (Contains 11 references.) (Author/WRM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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