Higher Education

TheSkyX Workbook, 1st Edition

  • Scott Peters Ball State University
  • Thomas Jordan
  • ISBN-10: 0538738529  |  ISBN-13: 9780538738521
  • 384 Pages
  • © 2011 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $66.75



This workbook provides students with examples, exercises, and in-depth explanations of astronomical topics found in TheSky™ Student Edition planetarium software. Topics include the different types of sky coordinates, motions of the Earth and planetary objects, naming conventions and locations of astronomical bodies, lunar phases, solar and lunar eclipses, and sidereal time. The workbook also includes detailed instructions for using the software.