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Subject: Mathematics, Science
Title: How Old Are the Stars?     
Description: In this Science NetLinks lesson, students determine the age of a star cluster by observing, measuring, and plotting astronomical data. They examine the Jewelbox cluster, located within the southern constellation Crux, and determine its age using a relationship between temperature, color, and luminosity. Before beginning this lesson, students should understand the life cycle and composition of stars. Students should also understand the relationship between temperature and color.
Thinkfinity Partner: Science NetLinks
Grade Span: 9,10,11,12



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Star Light, Star Bright
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Students will classify stars in this learning activity.

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Star Light, Star Bright
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Students will classify stars in this learning activity.

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