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What’s the geometrical interpretation of the derivative of a complex function?
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A star with a large parallax A) is at a great distance from Earth. B) is moving
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Which of the following describes parallax? A) It is best measured over exactly o
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The Earth’s circumference was first determined by: A) Aristotle using lunar ecli
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The star Wolf 1061 has a parallax of 2.34 arcseconds, while the star Ross 652 ha
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Some type of solar eclipse will happen about: A) every month at new moon. B) eve
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What conditions are necessary for a partial solar eclipse? A) new moon on eclipt
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The Last Quarter phase of the moon A) rises at sunrise B) sets at sunrise C) cro
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When the Moon is directly opposite the Sun in the sky, its phase is A) new. B) w
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Driving eastward just before sunrise, if you observe the moon in the eastern sky
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What conditions are necessary for a total solar eclipse? A) new moon on ecliptic
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What conditions are necessary for an annular solar eclipse? A) new moon on equat
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Why is there a two day difference in the sidereal and synodic months? A) The Moo
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If new Moon fell on March 2nd, what is the Moon’s phase on March 14th? A) waxing
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Which statement about the first quarter moon is FALSE? A) It rises about noon. B
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