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Exoplanet Properties Activity

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Date Added to MERLOT: November 01, 2010
Date Modified in MERLOT: November 01, 2010
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Submitter : Christopher De Vries

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An astrobiology activity meant to be done in a 3 hour laboratory session (or possibly over 2-3 class sessions). The students work in groups to analyze the radial velocity curve of the star HD4308 which wobbles with a 15.56 day period. In the end the students determine if the planet which is causing this wobble is likely to support... More

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Language: English
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