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Calendars and Astronomy (Math and the Heavens)

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Author:Dave Rusin, The Mathematical Atlas
Description: More-or-less mathematical posts related to calendars and astronomy: background information on calendar traditions and a discussion of the mathematical aspects of the calendar, with a pointer to the Calendar FAQ; the related questions, on which day of the week does a date fall? and when's Easter this year?; and sources of astronomical data.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Math Topics: Calendars/Dates/Time, History and Biography, Astronomy

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