Access Point #: SC.912.E.5.In.3

Describe the Sun as a medium-sized star with sunspots and storms that can affect weather and radio transmissions on Earth.
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Number: SC.912.E.5.In.3
Category: Independent
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/08
Standard: Earth in Space and Time : The origin and eventual fate of the Universe still remains one of the greatest questions in science. Gravity and energy influence the development and life cycles of galaxies, including our own Milky Way Galaxy, stars, the planetary systems, Earth, and residual material left from the formation of the Solar System. Humankind’s need to explore continues to lead to the development of knowledge and understanding of the nature of the Universe.

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2002110: M/J Comprehensive Science 3, Advanced
2001020: M/J Earth/Space Science, Advanced
2001350: Astronomy Solar/Galactic
2020910: Astronomy Solar/Galactic Honors
2001310: Earth/Space Science
2001320: Earth/Space Science Honors
2002400: Integrated Science 1
2002410: Integrated Science 1 Honors
2000300: Intensive Science
2003400: Nuclear Radiation
2020710: Nuclear Radiation Honors
2003410: Physics 2 Honors
2002540: Solar Energy Honors
2002550: Solar Energy 2 Honors
1800320: Aerospace Science 3
1800360: Aerospace Science 4
7920020: Access Earth/Space Science
7920025: Access Integrated Science 1
2002055: M/J Comprehensive Science 1 Accelerated Honors
2002405: Integrated Science 1 for Credit Recovery
2001330: Meteorology Honors

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