5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Circumpolar Constellations?
- 3 types of Galaxies?
- Hertzsprung/Russell Diagram
- a When constellations are visible all times of the year because they never go beneath the horizon.
- b 1. Spiral 2. Ellipitical 3. Irregular
- c earth is at the center of the revolving planets and stars. ( Ptolemy)
- d Where the sky and the ground meet
- e a graph in which star's temperature is plotted against its absolute magnitude. (brightness)
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- pinwheel shaped, large cluster of stars at the center
- The true brightness of a star if it were placed a standard distance away from Earth. The lower the number the brighter the star.
- occurs when the star has used up all the energy and begins to cool further and condense
- Cassiopeia, Cephus, Ursa Major, and Draco
- patterns of stars
5 True/False Questions
Red Giant or Super Red Giant → Uses objective lens to gather light and focus it on a small area.
light - Year? → light year is the distance light travels in one year. Distance not time.
Parallax? → pinwheel shaped, large cluster of stars at the center
Heliocentric → Earth and other planets revolve around the sun. (Copernicus)
Prostar → Parallax is the apparent change in position of an object when you look at it from diffenrent angles.