Solar Radiation Research Tasks:
Read the article handed out in class and try to answer the following questions:
- Why is it beneficial to design the shape of the building to make use of the sun in winter and shade from the sun during the summer?
- How is this possible? (Hint - where about does the sun rise/set in winter & summer)
- Where is it best to place bedrooms and kitchens based on what you have learned? Why?