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Item #: AP6266

Price: $27.25

In the Build a Telescope Laboratory Kit for astronomy and space science, learn how a telescope works and build two types of simple telescopes. Determine how lens combinations work.

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Students learn how a telescope works. Students build two different types of simple telescopes—an astronomical and a terrestrial telescope—each with a magnification of 5X. They then experiment with the different telescope designs and determine how the lens combination in each telescope works to magnify an object’s image.


The Individual Kit includes enough materials to build one telescope that can be used to study both the astronomical and terrestrial telescope configurations.