|Space Math: Hinode Math|
This booklet is a collection of 15 problems that incorporate data from the Hinode solar observatory. These problems cover topics in sunspot structure, spectroscopy, solar rotation, magnetic fields, density and temperature of hot gases, and solar flares. The math skills covered include finding the scale of an image to determine actual physical sizes in images, time calculations, volumes of cylinders, graph analysis, and scientific notation.
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Adobe Acrobat reader
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The document is a PDF file that may be downloaded from the Space Math @ NASA Web site.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-ESERevProd-000-000-000-539
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Author: Sten Odenwald