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Chapter 1: The Sun and Solar Energy
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
Glossary and Additional Reading Material