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Chapter 1: The Sun and Solar Energy
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Chapter 2: The Nature of Electromagnetic Radiation


Chapter 3: The Earth’s Atmosphere


Appendix I. Scientific Notation


Appendix II. Units and Dimensional Analysis


Appendix III. Physical Constants and Data for the Sun and Earth


Appendix IV. Measuring the Solar Constant




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