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Author: Andrew Fraknoi, David Morrison, Sidney C. Wolff
Subject: Natural Sciences
Source: Open Textbook Library
Publisher: OpenStax CNX
ISBN: 9781938168284
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Astronomy is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of one- or two-semester introductory astronomy courses. The book begins with relevant scientific fundamentals and progresses through an exploration of the solar system/ stars/ galaxies and cosmology. The Astronomy textbook builds student understanding through the use of relevant analogies/ clear and non-technical explanations/ and rich illustrations. Mathematics is included in a flexible manner to meet the needs of individual instructors.

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