Timing the Transit of Venus.

Name : __________________________________________

 

Professor Hubert: Yale Observatory

9h 34m 00s Second Contact

- 9h 07m 54s First Contact

time elapsed (A)

 

14h 51m 22s Third contact

- 09h 34m 00s Second contact

Time elapsed (B)

 

15h 12m 07s Fourth Contact

- 14h 51m 22s Third Contact

Time elapsed (C)

 

Calculate the total time elapsed for the transit of Venus observation by Professor Hubert at Yale Observatory:

 

__h __m __s time elapsed (A)

__h __m __s time elapsed (B)

+ __h __m __s time elapsed (C)

__h __m __s total time

Convert seconds to minutes

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Convert minutes to hours

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Final total elapsed time for the 1882 transit of Venus by Professor Hubert at Yale observatory .

 __h __m __s

 

 

 

 

Professor Compton: Columbia University

9h 28m 37s Second Contact

- 9h 08m 40s First Contact

Time elapsed (A)

 

14h 53m 05s Third Contact

- 09h 28m 37s Second Contact

Time elapsed (B)

 

15h 11m 42s Fourth Contact

- 14h 53m 05s Third Contact

Time elapsed (C)

 

Calculate the total time elapsed for the transit of Venus Observation by Professor Hubert at Yale Observatory

 

__h __m __s time elapsed (A)

__h __m __s time elapsed (B)

+ __h __m __s time elapsed (C)

__h __m __s total time

Convert seconds to minutes

__h __m __s

Convert minutes to hours

__h __m __s

 

Final total elapsed time for the 1882 transit of Venus by Professor Compton at Columbia University .

 __h __m __s