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TTU-CR Course Materials

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ASTR 1400

ASTR 1400: Solar System Astronomy w/Lab (Hogan)

Required textbook: 21st Century Astronomy or 21st Century Astronomy: The Solar System by Kay, Palen, & Blumenthal, 7th edition, 9780393877083

  • Buy ebook access or in print w/SmartWork5 bundle from the publisher: Norton & Company

Note: If you choose to buy a physical copy, be sure it comes with a valid code for Smartwork5.


Recommended textbook: Astronomy by Fraknoi, Morrison, & Wolff, 2nd edition, 2023 update

  • Free access online from OpenStax (see link below).


Recommended textbookJourney of the Universe Story by Swimm and Tucker, Yale University Press, 2014, 978-0300209433

  • Buy from online from vendor of choice (paperback only).