Text: "Exploration of the Universe," by Abell, Morrison, and Wolff


Vocabulary: Chapter 6.3 and 6.4 (pages 97 -102)

You should be familiar with the following terms and concepts



solar eclipse


lunar eclipse


shape of shadow from a point source






geometry of a lunar eclipse (draw it)


geometry of a solar eclipse (draw it)


partial vs. total eclipse


Baily's Beads


annular eclipse


describe safe ways to view a solar eclipse


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