The Sun (CCU)

Unit 7

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the composition of the Sun.
  • Describe how energy is produced by the Sun and it’s flow outward to us.
  • Describe the effects of differential rotation on Sun’s appearance and behavior.


Formation of the Sun

Composition and structure of the Sun

Energy production & Energy Mass Equivalence

Effects of magnetism

The Sun Notes


Read Our Sun and/or Chapter 12 in Zeilik.

Online Homework – The Sun