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!)
Stuart Wolpert, "The Moon is Older than Scientists Thought, UCLA-led Research Team Reports" (January 11, 2017)The age of the moon has been revised to be older than previously thought, based on analysis of moon samples brought to Earth by:
(A) Apollo mission astronauts in 1970.
(B) the Chinese moon rover Yutu.
(C) Google Project X.
(D) lunar impact meteorites.
(E) the aurora borealis.
Correct answer: (A)
Sections 30679, 30680
(A) : 23 students
(B) : 3 students
(C) : 3 students
(D) : 4 students
(E) : 0 students