5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- light - Year?
- Circumpolar Constellations?
- Hertzsprung/Russell Diagram
- 3 types of Galaxies?
- Super nova
- a light year is the distance light travels in one year. Distance not time.
- b 1. Spiral 2. Ellipitical 3. Irregular
- c a graph in which star's temperature is plotted against its absolute magnitude. (brightness)
- d Explosion of a HIGH MASS star caused by greater energy and temperatures.
- e When constellations are visible all times of the year because they never go beneath the horizon.
5 Multiple choice questions
- About 200 billion stars
- Where the sky and the ground meet
- Uses objective lens to gather light and focus it on a small area.
- The middle, stable stage in a star's life. It can last from a few billion years to 100 billion years. (Middle Age)
- pinwheel shaped, large cluster of stars at the center
5 True/False questions
Examples of Circumpolar Constellations? → Cassiopeia, Cephus, Ursa Major, and Draco
Red Giant or Super Red Giant → Uses objective lens to gather light and focus it on a small area.
Parallax? → a new star that forms in Nebulae
Apparent Magnitude? → How bright a star appears from earth.
Black dwarf → a dead star