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Astronomy: BIG, FAR and FAST are Relative in Space

Find out how BIG, FAR and FAST things really get in space
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CourseMarks Score®

9.9

Freshness

9.4

Feedback

8.7

Content

Platform: Udemy
Price: $15.99
Video: 2h 8m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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9.5 / 10

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9.9 / 10
This course was last updated on 5/2021.

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9.4 / 10
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Content Score

8.7 / 10
Video Score: 7.9 / 10
The course includes 2h 8m video content. Courses with more videos usually have a higher average rating. We have found that the sweet spot is 16 hours of video, which is long enough to teach a topic comprehensively, but not overwhelming. Courses over 16 hours of video gets the maximum score.
The average video length is 1 hours 34 minutes of 47 Astronomy courses on Udemy.
Detail Score: 8.7 / 10

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Extra Content Score: 9.5 / 10

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Table of contents

Description

BIG, FAR and FAST challenges your concept of what constitutes size, distance and speed in astronomical terms.
BIG looks at size in the universe by comparing celestial objects with the sizes of things we are more familiar with close by.
FAR takes you on an amazing trip around the universe on a plane, the space shuttle and finally a beam of light to understand how far things really are in space.
FAST
Learn about speed in space and on the Earth, and see how an object’s movement effects the object and everything around it – even time.

Big
1. Objective
2. Warm-up activity
3. Exploring the concept of size using the Earth, inner planets, outer planets, the Sun and other stars
4. The concept of relativism
5. What numbers really mean
6. The largest star in the galaxy
7. An overview of galaxy size and distance
8. Test questions
9. Cross-curricular activities

Far
1. Objective
2. Warm-up activity
3. Exploring the concept of distance using various forms of travel and speed, including cars, planes, the space shuttle and a beam of light
4. Overview of relativism
5. Overview of speed
6. The distance (and comparisons) between the planets and their moons, including Pluto
7. Star distances and comparisons
8. Nebulae and galaxy distances
9. Connections between speed and distances
10. Concepts of shape in regard to the Earth and the Universe
11. Test questions
12. Cross-curricular activities

FAST: SPEED, MOTION AND CONSEQUENCES
1. Suggested way to use the curriculum
2. Objective
3. Warm-up Activity
4. Fast and Slow are relative concepts
5. Definition and limitations of speed
6. Time dilation near the speed of light
7. Speed and crewed space exploration
8. Newton’s 3 Laws of Motion with Examples in space and on earth
9. Escape Velocity
10. The relativity of speed and motion
11. Motion of the Earth, planets and sun
12. The difficulty of measuring motion in space without a fixed point of reference
13. The surprising relationship between light, sound and motion
14. Rockets
15. Empty space and the universe
16. Test Questions and Answers
17. Cross Curricular and Extension Activities
18. State Standards in Curriculum

You will learn

✓ Find out just how BIG and FAR and FAST things really get in Space.

Requirements

• None

This course is for

• Anyone who wants to learn more about astronomy

How much does the Astronomy: BIG, FAR and FAST are Relative in Space course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $15.99. And currently there is a 20% discount on the original price of the course, which was $19.99. So you save $4 if you enroll the course now.
The average price is $12.1 of 47 Astronomy courses. So this course is 7% more expensive than the average Astronomy course on Udemy.

Does the Astronomy: BIG, FAR and FAST are Relative in Space course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, Astronomy: BIG, FAR and FAST are Relative in Space has a 30-day money back guarantee. The 30-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

Currently we could not find a scholarship for the Astronomy: BIG, FAR and FAST are Relative in Space course, but there is a $4 discount from the original price ($19.99). So the current price is just $15.99.

Who is the instructor? Is Tony Ceraso a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Tony Ceraso has created 25 courses that got 98 reviews which are generally positive. Tony Ceraso has taught 1,222 students and received a 4.3 average review out of 98 reviews. Depending on the information available, Tony Ceraso is a TRUSTED instructor.
Astronomy
Tony is the creator of the popular Home School Astronomy curriculum. He has a Master’s Degree in Education and has written astronomy curriculum for NASA and the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC where he helps run the planetarium.

He teaches at Camden County College and has presented astronomy material in hundreds of venues across the United States.

9.5

CourseMarks Score®

9.9

Freshness

9.4

Feedback

8.7

Content

Platform: Udemy
Price: $15.99
Video: 2h 8m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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