GEOS 105 Introduction to Astronomy
Misc. course info
GEOS 105 Spring 2015 Lab Instructors
GEOS 105 Spring 2015 Exam dates
An in-class midterm will be held in Ayres 201 at the normal lecture time on Wednesday, March 11
Lab schedule and midterm exam week: check the
Final Exam schedule:
The final exam schedule is posted on the
University web site.
NOTE: Final exams are not administered at times other than officially scheduled for your lecture section except in
extenuating circumstances. Convenient travel arrangements are not considered an extenuating
Important Lab and Lecture Info:
Ancient Astronomy Article
pdf (18 MBytes)
MS word (7 MBytes)
Planetarium Quiz Study Guide
Download the Study Guide?
GNU Operating System; Much great software from the Free Software Foundation.
GNU Package Blurbs; Short descriptions about the many available packages.
SourceForge; Free Open Source Software - veritable myriad of software packages!
Project Gutenberg; First Free eBook Source - amazing resource!
Units, a program for many useful unit conversions.
Scilab, Free Open Source software for scientific and engineering computations
PlotDrop, Free Open Source software for 2D data visualization.
Netlib Repository: A massive collection of math software, papers, and databases.