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ConcepTest: The Moons Orbit

ConcepTest questions by David McConnell , David Steer , Walter Borowski, Jeffrey Dick, Annabelle Foos, Jeffrey Knott, Alvin Konigsberg, Michelle Malone, Heidi McGrew, Kathie Owens, and Stephen Van Horn

Question:

Does the Moon have a geocentric or heliocentric type orbit?

a. geocentric.
b. heliocentric.
c. neither.

Student Responses:

No data yet. The correct response is A.

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Subject

Physics:Astronomy, Geoscience:Lunar and Planetary Science

Resource Type

Activities:Classroom Activity:Short Activity:ConcepTests

Grade Level

College Lower (13-14):Introductory Level

Ready for Use

Ready to Use

Earth System Topics

Solar System and Astronomy

Topics

Solar system