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!)
Ellen Butler, "Uwingu Launches Public Project to Name All 500,000 Mapped Craters on Mars," February 26, 2014A company is accepting payments to name craters on Mars, in order to fund:
(A) a future map of Mars.
(B) preservation of Mars artifacts.
(C) science research grants.
(D) Mars exploration documentaries.
(E) commercial flights to Mars.
Correct answer: (C)
Sections 30678, 30679, 30680
(A) : 17 students
(B) : 2 students
(C) : 26 students
(D) : 3 students
(E) : 0 students