For nonscience majors. Introduction to the physical characteristics of the earth, moon, planets, asteroids and comets -- their motions and gravitational interactions. Recent discoveries of space probes relative to formation of the solar system and origin of life. Assignments and projects will involve the use of high school algebra. Updated Fall 2019: UWW online class; $47; term reg. fee and $482/credit. Refunds differ from University day classes: see www.umass.edu/online.
General Education Credit: