The Ellipse

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Description: Students draw and analyze two ellipses: Calculation of eccentricity; Understanding of range and significance of eccentricity; Compare eccentricities of drawn ellipses to planetary orbit eccentricities; Challenge component.

Keywords: the, ellipse, students, draw, analyze, ellipses, calculation, eccentricity, understanding, range, significance, compare, eccentricities, drawn, planetary, orbit, challenge, component

Created by: Steve Kluge Added: 2005-09-01

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