Astronomy C10: Introduction to General Astronomy

Section 113 & 114

GSI: James McBride
jmcbride {at} berkeley {dot} edu

Handouts

Week 1: 8/27, 8/28
Syllabus
Worksheet: Scale of the Solar System worksheet

Week 2: 9/3, 9/4
Worksheet: Electromagnetic Spectrum

Week 3: 9/10, 9/11
Worksheet: Viewing Emission Lines with the Arc Lamp

Week 4: 9/17, 9/18
Worksheet: The Sun/Earth/Moon System

Week 5: 9/24, 9/25
9/24: Walkout
9/25: Quiz

Week 6: 10/1, 10/2
10/1: Quiz
10/2: Worksheet: The Celestial Sphere

Week 7: 10/8, 10/9
Midterm Review

Week 8: 10/15, 10/16
Mid-Semester Evaluations, Lecture Review

Week 9: 10/22, 10/23
Human H-R Diagram, Observing the Sun

Week 10: 10/29, 10/30
Worksheet: Dead Stars
Handout: Stellar Evolution Flow Chart

Week 11: 11/5, 11/6
Midterm Review

Week 12: 11/12, 11/13
Lecture Review (Galaxies, Quasars, Dark Matter)

Week 13: 11/19, 11/20
Quiz 2 (Practice)