FINAL EXAM OUTLINE

              Where:       For Parts 1 and 3 and the Sky Quiz: Planetarium (Sewell Hall Room 202)

                                  For Part 2: Astronomy 3rd hour  (ST-2)

 

              When:         Last Week of Classes:

                                  For Part 1: During first hour of Lecture

                                  Sky Quiz:  During first hour of Lecture

                                  For Part 2: During your 3rd hour

                                  For Part 3: During second hour of Lecture

 

              What:         See Table That Follows and:

                                  For Part 1 and Sky Quiz: Bring pens and/or pencils

                                  For Part 2: Bring pens and/or pencils, Calculator, Text,

                                      Star Charts, and Skygazer’s Almanac, (Planispheres and

                                      Starry Nights will be available in classroom)

                                  For Part 3: Bring plenty of #2 Pencils, Scantron 882 form,

                                      and Skygazer’s Almanac (Planispheres will be supplied, but if you have your own bring it)

 

Part

Title

Possible Points

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Sky Quiz

30

Indentify Star and Constellations as we have gone over during our Planetarium training sessions.

1

Deep Space Objects

20

Solo effort on deep sky objects presented on slides (from your Sheet in Student Handbook); no notes. (Review Deep Sky Objects for Final)

2

Group Effort

20

Group effort on a variety of topics studied this semester during Third-Hour; open books, open notes, open everything (except the instructor!)

3

Multiple Choice

70

Solo effort on all topics studied this semester. 60 questions limited to the multiple-choice questions from entire text. Remaining 10 questions cover the planisphere and Skygazer’s Almanac; no notes.