Sep 13 – 2B03 13/09/2011 9:30:00 AM
Everything is fair game – diagrams are not on the lecture skeletons.
Midterm – Oct. 19
Based on lecture material, primers
Mark based on regularity – do them frequently throughout the
Do not regurgitate; reflect.
Open - Sept. 19
Topic and partner selection – Sept. 26
Proposal Due Oct. 3
Earth as a basketball -> relative to a basketball, how large would the moon
be? The size of a tennis ball.
The dot on the .pdf sheet – the earth in relation to the sun.
Jupiter, largest planet in our s.s -> still, way smaller than the sun.
~1 million -> earths would fit into the Sun.
~900 -> Jupiters would fit into the Sun.
~50 -> moons would fit into the Earth.
Distance: Earth -> Sun
McMaster to Toronto (Distance, above)
o Earth to Pluto
Hamilton to Calgary
Earth -> Moon
o This classroom to Sterling St.
Djstance: McMaster to Toronto represents Earth to the sun, how far is the