Senior Project Sample EQs and Sub EQs

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Sub EQs:

Why do people look at the night sky?

How are astronomical images produced?

How is magnification used in astronomical photography?

What equipment is readily available to an amateur night photographer?

When are different objects visible for photographing in the night sky?

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Sub EQs:

Why do people like to be scared?

What causes fear?

How does fear affect the body?

What do humans find scary?

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What is life like through the eyes of a child with autism?

What is autism?

What causes autism?

What does a child with autism's day look like?

How does a child with autism communicate his experience?

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Sub EQs:

How can I design the most compelling roller coaster possible?

What are the physics of a roller coaster & why does it stay on the tracks?

What makes a roller coaster work?

What are the ideal materials and costs?

What makes one roller coaster more fun/popular than another?