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How to estimate Saturn's Mass and Distance.

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Author:Christensen, Winther
Description: An EAAE/AOL student project entered in the Danish Young Scientist Competition. Students apply simple math to measure the distance to Saturn, the diameter of the planet and its ring system, and its mass.

Levels: High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities
Math Topics: Euclidean Plane Geometry, Trigonometry, Astronomy

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