Individual Activities

CME Speed Activity

By: Ms. Susan Higley (Cherry Hill Middle School)

Grades 6-9

Students will measure images of a solar storm and calculate distances and speeds for coronal mass ejections.

Students will plot the speeds on a graph and study accelerated motion near the Sun.

Additional data is available at:
http://soho.nascom.nasa.gov/data/realtime/realtime-c3-1024.html

File Size = 3 pages (169 kBytes)