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## CAS AS 102 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Orbital Speed, Aswan, Empirical Relationship

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Tradition to understand nature without resorting to myth or supernatural. Used mathematics to give precision to their ideas. Greeks were first people k
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## CAS AS 102 Chapter Notes - Chapter 17: Triple-Alpha Process, Helium Flash, Degenerate Matter

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As the core contracts, h begins fusing to he in a shell (gas_ around the core - h shell fusion. Luminosity increases because core thermostat is broken.
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## CAS AS 102 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Celestial Equator, Constellation, Night Sky

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Saturn"s rings are 270,000 km across: 1 light-year = 10x10^12 km, 100,000 light years = 9. 46 x 10^17km, (9. 46x10^17km)/(2. 7x10^5km)=3. 5x10^12 = 3.
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## CAS AS 102 Chapter Notes - Chapter 14: Potential Energy, Solar Core, Gravitational Potential

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Photometry: accurate measurement of light intensity from an object at a particular time. Before 20th century, no one could explain the source of. Chang
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## CAS AS 102 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Apparent Retrograde Motion, Orbital Speed, Aswan

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## CAS AS 102 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Virgo Supercluster, Local Group, Solar System

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Chapter 1: a modern view of the universe. Going around sun = 400 years ago. Solar system is in the milky way galaxy. Mw one of many galaxies due to hub
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## CAS AS 102 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Tidal Acceleration, The Moons, Incandescent Light Bulb

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Earth exerts greater tidal force on moon than what. Gives the moon 2 tidal bulges along the earth-moon line - can be measured in terms of excess mass a
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## CAS AS 102 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5.2: Electric Charge, Atomic Mass, Atomic Number

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Energy carried by light spreads outward from a center or a source. Spectrum divided into regions according to wavelength/energy/frequency. Despite diff
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