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Astrophysics Prerequisites Question

  1. Jan 11, 2013 #1
    I'm interested in taking some astrophysics classes in Univeristy, and I am just wondering if I have to take Chemistry in highschool to be able to take the classes? Or does it depend on the University you are going to?
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  3. Jan 11, 2013 #2


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    Math is far more important. Astrophysics relies more heavily on math than just about any other discipline to decode our observations of the universe.
  4. Jan 11, 2013 #3
    Great, thank you!
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