229 pages | 128 B/W Illus.
This book provides readers with an understanding of the basic physics and mathematics that governs our solar system. It explores the mechanics of our Sun and planets; their orbits, tides, eclipses and many other fascinating phenomena. This book is a valuable resource for undergraduate students studying astronomy and should be used in conjunction with other introductory astronomy textbooks in the field to provide additional learning opportunities.
Chapter 1. Basic Concepts
Chapter 2 Math and Physics Toolkit
Chapter 3. Celestial Mechanics
Chapter 4. Few Facts about the Solar System