|Lesson Plan on Kepler's Laws of Planetary Motion|
In this lesson, students will learn Kepler's three laws of planetary motion and learn about the properties of ellipses. The lesson includes an activity in which they construct the orbit of a planet, and use Kepler's third law to calculate its period of revolution. Objectives, background information, a materials list, instructions, and a student worksheet are included.
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DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-Edmall-425
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Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
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