Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo, CA
Students are assigned to read online articles on current astronomy events, and take a short current events quiz during the first 10 minutes of lab. (This motivates students to show up promptly to lab, as the time cut-off for the quiz is strictly enforced!)
UTC-Austin news release, "Scientists Find Evidence for 'Great Lake' on Europa and Potential New Habitat for Life," November 16, 2011Based on __________, University of Texas at Austin scientists have proposed a model predicting lakes within the icy shell of Jupiter's moon, Europa.
(A) deep-penetration radar surveys.
(B) reflected light patterns.
(C) photosynthesis chemical byproducts.
(D) drilling down into the ice sheet in Antarctica.
(E) comparing images with similar features on Earth.
Correct answer: (E)
Sections 70178, 70186, 70200
(A) : 8 students
(B) : 5 students
(C) : 2 students
(D) : 1 student
(E) : 6 students