Astronomy 171: Introduction to Astrophysics
Physics and Astronomy
Franklin & Marshall College
Welcome to the Spring 2012 edition of Astronomy
171: Introduction to Astrophysics. Both the lab and the lecture
part of the source will be taught by Froney
Crawford. This web page will serve as the source of information,
announcements, and downloads for this course (including the
lab). Please check it regularly.
The required textbook for the course is Quantitative Astronomy
by Thomas L. Swihart.
Some additional lab information will be handed out and discussed in person.
Course are located at the bottom
of the page.
Downloads and Links
Main Concepts for Reading and Discussion:
- Hour Exam (Wed Mar 7) -
mean = 65.4%, sigma = 16.8%, median = 68.5%
- Final Exam (Fri May 4) -
mean = 71.6%, sigma = 12.1%, median = 73.0%
Useful Lab Links:
Other Handouts, Photos, Links, etc.
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