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Astronomy: The Original Science
calender
stars, sun, and moon
Mayan calender
Egyptian calender
a system for organizing time
celestial objects that were used to make a calender
very complex calendar system that linked cycles of the sun, t…
calendar based on the sun, with twelve 30-day months and one…
calender
a system for organizing time
stars, sun, and moon
celestial objects that were used to make a calender
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Astronomy: The Original Science
Galileo Gallilei
Tycho Brahe
Isaac Newton
Copernicus
Was one of the first persons to use a telescope to observe ce…
Used a mural quadrant to measure the positions of the planets…
Showed that planets and moons stay in orbit due to gravity.
Developed a theory of a sun-centered universe.
Galileo Gallilei
Was one of the first persons to use a telescope to observe ce…
Tycho Brahe
Used a mural quadrant to measure the positions of the planets…
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catlady Astronomy: the original science
astronomy
year
month
day
the study of the universe
the time required for the Earth to orbit once around the sun
a division of the year that is based on the orbit of the moon…
the time required for Earth to rotate once on its axis
astronomy
the study of the universe
year
the time required for the Earth to orbit once around the sun
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Chp 14: Astronomy - The Original Science
Astronomy
Year
Month
Day
The study of the universe.
The time required for the Earth to orbit once around the sun.
A division of the year that is based on the orbit of the moon…
The time required for Earth to rotate once on its axis.
Astronomy
The study of the universe.
Year
The time required for the Earth to orbit once around the sun.
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Astronomy: The Original Science
Astronomy
Year
Month
Day
Is the study of the universe.
The time required for the Earth to orbit once around the sun.
The amount of time required for the moon to orbit once around…
The time required for the earth to rotate once on its axis.
Astronomy
Is the study of the universe.
Year
The time required for the Earth to orbit once around the sun.
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Astronomy the original science
Astronomy
Year
Month
Day
The study of universe
The time required for earth to orbit once around sun
A division of the year that is based on the orbit of the moon…
The time required for earth to rotate once on it axis
Astronomy
The study of universe
Year
The time required for earth to orbit once around sun
Astronomy: The Original Science- (Terms)
Astronomy
Year
Month
Day
...The study of the universe.
The time required for the earth to orbit once around the sun.
...How long it takes for the moon to orbit earth.
...How long it takes for the earth to spin once on it's access.
Astronomy
...The study of the universe.
Year
The time required for the earth to orbit once around the sun.
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Astronomy: The Original Science
calender
stars, sun, and moon
Mayan calender
Egyptian calender
a system for organizing time
celestial objects that were used to make a calender
very complex calendar system that linked cycles of the sun, t…
calendar based on the sun, with twelve 30-day months and one…
calender
a system for organizing time
stars, sun, and moon
celestial objects that were used to make a calender
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Astronomy-The Original Science
Astronomy
Calendar
Year
Month
is the study of all physical object beyond Earth
is a system for organizing time.
is the time required for the Earth to orbit the sun once.
is roughly the amount of time required for the Moon to obit t…
Astronomy
is the study of all physical object beyond Earth
Calendar
is a system for organizing time.
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Astronomy: The Original Science
How did people in ancient cultures mar…
Year
Month
Day
The movements of the stars, planets, and moon
is the amount of time it takes the Earth to orbit the sun once.
is about the same amount of time the moon takes to orbit the…
is the time it takes for the Earth to rotate once on its axis
How did people in ancient cultures mar…
The movements of the stars, planets, and moon
Year
is the amount of time it takes the Earth to orbit the sun once.
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Astronomy: The Original Science Study Guide
Astronomy
Year
Month
Day
The study of the universe.
The time required for the earth to go once around the sun.
A division of a year, based on the orbit of the moon to orbit…
Time for the earth to rotate once on it axis.
Astronomy
The study of the universe.
Year
The time required for the earth to go once around the sun.
"Astronomy: The Original Science" study guide
Astronomy
Year
Month
Day
Study of the universe, sky, and stars
Time it takes for the Earth to go around the sun once.
Time it takes for the moon to go around the sun once.
Time it takes for the sun to go one time around its axis
Astronomy
Study of the universe, sky, and stars
Year
Time it takes for the Earth to go around the sun once.
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Lecture 2: Origin and Science of Astronomy
Purposes of ancient astronomy
Egyptian obelisk
Stonehenge
Templo Mayor
Tracking seasons and calendar... Daily time keeping... Navigation... M…
~3150BC... Giant sundial telling daily time... At night, time is es…
~built 2750BC to 1550BC... Southern England... tracking seasons... als…
AD1325-AD1521... Mexico, Aztecs... Identifies equinoxes
Purposes of ancient astronomy
Tracking seasons and calendar... Daily time keeping... Navigation... M…
Egyptian obelisk
~3150BC... Giant sundial telling daily time... At night, time is es…
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Chapter 18 Lesson 1 Astronomy: The Original Science
astronomy
year
month
day
the study of the universe
the time required for the Earth to orbit once around the sun
a division of the year that is based on the orbit of the moon…
the time required for the Earth to rotate once on it's axis
astronomy
the study of the universe
year
the time required for the Earth to orbit once around the sun
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Geo Science Origins Of Astronomy Quiz
What is Astronomy?
Geocentric Model
Heliocentric Model
Retrograde Motion
The study of the universe
The universe revolves around the Earth
The universe revolves around the Sun
Temporary reversal of direction
What is Astronomy?
The study of the universe
Geocentric Model
The universe revolves around the Earth
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Science Astronomy 3.1: Tools of Modern Astronomy-Jewel Pippin (ORIGINAL)
constellation
visible light
electromagnetic radiation
wavelength
A pattern of stars in the sky.
Electromagnetic radiation that can be seen with the unaided eye
Energy that travels through space in the form of waves.
The distance between the crest of one wave and the crest of t…
constellation
A pattern of stars in the sky.
visible light
Electromagnetic radiation that can be seen with the unaided eye
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Science Astronomy 3.1: Tools of Modern Astronomy-Jewel Pippin (ORIGINAL)
constellation
visible light
electromagnetic radiation
wavelength
A pattern of stars in the sky.
Electromagnetic radiation that can be seen with the unaided eye
Energy that travels through space in the form of waves.
The distance between the crest of one wave and the crest of t…
constellation
A pattern of stars in the sky.
visible light
Electromagnetic radiation that can be seen with the unaided eye
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Astronomy: Chapter 1: Sect. 1- The Original Science
astronomy
calendar
year
month
the study of all physical objects beyond Earth
system for organizing time; most calendars organize time with…
the time required for the Earth to orbit the sun once
roughly the amount of time required for the moon to orbit the…
astronomy
the study of all physical objects beyond Earth
calendar
system for organizing time; most calendars organize time with…
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Earth Science - Chapter 22: Origin of Modern Astronomy
What is Astronomy?
Where was astronomy originally centere…
Aristotle
Eratosthenes
Study of the universe
Greece
Concluded earth was round (casts a curved shadow on the moon…
Calculated the circumference of earth (50 times the distance…
What is Astronomy?
Study of the universe
Where was astronomy originally centere…
Greece
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Science Astronomy 3.2- Jewel Pippin (ORIGINAL)
universe
apparent magnitude
absolute magnitude
giant star
all of space and everything in it
the brightness of a star as seen from Earth
the brightness of a star if it were a standard distance from…
a very large star, much larger than the sun
universe
all of space and everything in it
apparent magnitude
the brightness of a star as seen from Earth
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Earth Science Chapter 22; Origin of Modern Astronomy
Astronomy
Geocentric
Orbit
Heliocentric
Is the scientific study of the universe; It includes the obse…
Is when Earth was a sphere that stayed motionless at the center
Is the path of an object as it goes around another object in…
Describes the view that the sun is at the center of the solar…
Astronomy
Is the scientific study of the universe; It includes the obse…
Geocentric
Is when Earth was a sphere that stayed motionless at the center
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Science Astronomy 3.3- Jewel Pippin (ORIGINAL)
White Dwarf
Pulsar
Neutron Star
Nebula
The remaining hot core of a star after its outer layers have…
a neutron star that produces radio waves
A tiny star that remains after a supernova explosion
A large amount of gas and dust in space, spread out in a imme…
White Dwarf
The remaining hot core of a star after its outer layers have…
Pulsar
a neutron star that produces radio waves
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Earth Science Ch 22 Origin of Modern Astronomy
astronomy
geocentric
orbit
heliocentric
Study of the universe
A model of the universe in which Earth is at the center of th…
The curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft around a…
A model of the solar system in which Earth and the other plan…
astronomy
Study of the universe
geocentric
A model of the universe in which Earth is at the center of th…
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Science Chapter 18 Sec-1 Astronomy: The Original Science
The time required for the Earth to rot…
Roughly the amount of time required fo…
The time required for the Earth to orb…
____ proved the existence of galaxies…
a day
a month
a year
Edwin Hubble
The time required for the Earth to rot…
a day
Roughly the amount of time required fo…
a month
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Chapter 22 Science Origin of Modern Astronomy
astronomy
geocentric
orbit
heliocentric
the science that studies the universe
Earth was a sphere that lay motionless at the center - the mo…
path of an object as it goes around another object
sun-centered universe where Earth and other planets orbit the…
astronomy
the science that studies the universe
geocentric
Earth was a sphere that lay motionless at the center - the mo…
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Science: Astronomy - Origin of the Galaxy and Solar System
Geocentric
Heliocentric
What is a heliocentric system?
How did the universe begin?
The Greeks had a geocentric view—they thought the Earth was a…
Aristarchus was the first Greek to believe in the heliocentri…
Copernicus proposed a ... heliocentric view of the solar system—…
The current understanding of the how the universe began is de…
Geocentric
The Greeks had a geocentric view—they thought the Earth was a…
Heliocentric
Aristarchus was the first Greek to believe in the heliocentri…
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Earth Science - Chapter 22: Origin of Modern Astronomy
What is Astronomy?
Where was astronomy originally centere…
Aristotle
Eratosthenes
Study of the universe
Greece
Concluded earth was round (casts a curved shadow on the moon…
Calculated the circumference of earth (50 times the distance…
What is Astronomy?
Study of the universe
Where was astronomy originally centere…
Greece
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Earth Science Chap 21: Origins of Modern Astronomy
geocentric
celestial sphere
heliocentric
Ptolemaic System
Earth-centered: the early Greek view of the universe with Ear…
what the Greeks believed to be the transparent and hollow sph…
notion of the Sun-centered universe, first suggested by Arist…
developed by Ptolemy, was the dominant view of the solar syst…
geocentric
Earth-centered: the early Greek view of the universe with Ear…
celestial sphere
what the Greeks believed to be the transparent and hollow sph…
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Ch22 Origin of Modern Astronomy Earth Science
Which ancient astronomer developed a g…
Accurate measurement of the size of ea…
Hipparchus was known best for his?
Which of the following was unknown to…
...
Eratosthenes
Star catalog
...
Which ancient astronomer developed a g…
...
Accurate measurement of the size of ea…
Eratosthenes
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Earth Science Origin of Modern Astronomy Test
1) One of the discoveries which led to…
2) According to the Ptolemaic (Greek)…
3) Galileo observed several features u…
4) The first modern astronomer to prop…
B) ellipses
D) seven
D) the two moons of Mars
D) Nicolaus Copernicus
1) One of the discoveries which led to…
B) ellipses
2) According to the Ptolemaic (Greek)…
D) seven
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QK, Astronomy, The original science, Book J, 1-1
Copernicus
Isaac Newton
Johannes Kepler
Edwin Hubble
Polish Astronomer who figured out the arrangement of the know…
English Scientist who explained that gravity keeps the planet…
German Mathematician who found that planets have elliptical (…
The U.S. Scientist who studied the motion of galaxies and dis…
Copernicus
Polish Astronomer who figured out the arrangement of the know…
Isaac Newton
English Scientist who explained that gravity keeps the planet…
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Origins of Astronomy
Astronomy
Calendar
Year
Month
The study of all physical objects beyond Earth.
A system for organizing time that uses a unit called a year.
The time required for the Earth to orbit the sun once.
Roughly the amount of time required for the Moon to orbit the…
Astronomy
The study of all physical objects beyond Earth.
Calendar
A system for organizing time that uses a unit called a year.
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Origin of Astronomy
Astronomy
Astronomy's observation and interpreta…
Geocentric Model
Heliocentric Model
The study of the universe.
Celestial bodies and phenomena.
Places the Earth at the center of the solar ... system with all…
Places the Sun at the center of the solar system with all the…
Astronomy
The study of the universe.
Astronomy's observation and interpreta…
Celestial bodies and phenomena.
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Astronomy - Origins of the Modern Astronomy
Astronomy
Solar
Geocentric
Heliocentric
the study of the moon, stars and other objects in space. The…
relating to the sun.
Earth-centered model. In a geocentric system, Earth is at ... th…
Sun-centered model. In a heliocentric system, Earth and the o…
Astronomy
the study of the moon, stars and other objects in space. The…
Solar
relating to the sun.
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Origin of astronomy
Astronomy
Astronomy includes the observation and…
Geocentric model
Heliocentric model
Study of the universe
Celestial bodies and phenomena
earth at the center of the solar system/ universe with all ot…
The sun at the center of the solar system with all the planet…
Astronomy
Study of the universe
Astronomy includes the observation and…
Celestial bodies and phenomena
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Origin of Modern Astronomy
Astronomy
geocentics
Orbit
Helicoentric
The scientific study of the universe
describes the concept of an earth-centered universe
Is the path of an object as it goes around another object in…
describes the view that the sun is at the center of the solar…
Astronomy
The scientific study of the universe
geocentics
describes the concept of an earth-centered universe
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Origin of astronomy
Geocentric model
Astronomy
Heliocentric model
Retrograde motion: Ptolemy
Earth in the center of universe
The study of the universe and celestial bodies
Places the sun in the center
Temporary reversal of direction... Retrograde motion through epi…
Geocentric model
Earth in the center of universe
Astronomy
The study of the universe and celestial bodies
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Origins of Astronomy
Astronomy
Geocentric Model
Heliocentric Model
Retrograde Motion (Ptolemy)
Study of the Universe. Includes interpretation of celestial b…
Places the Earth at the center of the solar system/universe w…
Places the sun at the center of the solar system with the pla…
The temporary reversal of direction.
Astronomy
Study of the Universe. Includes interpretation of celestial b…
Geocentric Model
Places the Earth at the center of the solar system/universe w…
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Origin of Astronomy
Astronomy
Geocentric Model
Heliocentric Model
Retrograde motion
The study of the universe, it includes the observation and in…
Places Earth at the center of the solar system/universe with…
Places the sun at the center of the solar system with all the…
It is the temporary reversal of direction
Astronomy
The study of the universe, it includes the observation and in…
Geocentric Model
Places Earth at the center of the solar system/universe with…
17 terms
Origin of Astronomy
Astronomy
Geocentric Model
Heliocentric Model
Retrograde Motion
Study of universe. Includes the observations and interpretati…
Earth is the center of the solar system and all the planets o…
Sun is the center of the solar system and all the planets orb…
temporary reversal of direction. Ptolemy built on Aristotle's…
Astronomy
Study of universe. Includes the observations and interpretati…
Geocentric Model
Earth is the center of the solar system and all the planets o…
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Origins of Astronomy
Astronomy
Geocentric view
Heliocentric
Orbit
The science that studies the universe
View that the earth is the center of the solar system
View that the sun is the center of the solar system
The path a planet follows as it revolves around a star
Astronomy
The science that studies the universe
Geocentric view
View that the earth is the center of the solar system
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Origin of Astronomy
Geocentric Model
Epicycles
Heliocentric Model
Tyco Brahel,
Earth Centerd Model of Universe, supported by greeks, created…
A small circular rotation around an imaginary point while eac…
Sun centered model of earth, proposed by copernicus, retrogra…
made precise observations of planets like mars, more accurate…
Geocentric Model
Earth Centerd Model of Universe, supported by greeks, created…
Epicycles
A small circular rotation around an imaginary point while eac…
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Origins of Astronomy
Retrograde motion
How did Ptolemy explain retrograde mot…
What did Nicolaus Copernicus do ?
What is an orbital period ?
The temporary reversal of motion
Ptolemy explained ... retrograde motion ... through epicycles.
Proposed the Heliocentric model, and said that Retrograde mot…
Orbital Period: the time it ... takes one object to revolve ... aro…
Retrograde motion
The temporary reversal of motion
How did Ptolemy explain retrograde mot…
Ptolemy explained ... retrograde motion ... through epicycles.
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Origin of Astronomy
What is the study universe?
Geocentric Model
Heliocentric Model
Retrograde Motion
Astronomy. It includea observation and interpretation of cele…
The earth is at the center of everything and every celestial…
The sun is at the center of the solar system with planets orb…
the temporary reversal of direction. the planet appears to be…
What is the study universe?
Astronomy. It includea observation and interpretation of cele…
Geocentric Model
The earth is at the center of everything and every celestial…
17 terms
Origin of Astronomy
Astronomy
Geocentric Model
Heliocentric Model
Retrograde motion
Study of the uninterested. Studies essay Celestial bodies and…
Model of solar system where the earth is the center of the un…
The true model of th solar system, where the earth orbits the…
the temporary reversal of direction
Astronomy
Study of the uninterested. Studies essay Celestial bodies and…
Geocentric Model
Model of solar system where the earth is the center of the un…
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origin of astronomy
Earth is the closest to the sun at a p…
What planets were unknown to the ancie…
The apparent westward movement of a pl…
The moon is closest to earth at ?
Perihelion
Sun, Moon, Mercury thru Saturn
Retrograde motion
Apogee
Earth is the closest to the sun at a p…
Perihelion
What planets were unknown to the ancie…
Sun, Moon, Mercury thru Saturn
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Chapter 22 -> Origin of Modern Astronomy
Aphelion
Apogee
Astronomical Unit (AU)
Astronomy
Earth is farthest from the sun; occurs about July 4th every y…
The moon is farthest from the Earth.
The average distance between Earth and the sun (about 150 mil…
The science that studies the universe.
Aphelion
Earth is farthest from the sun; occurs about July 4th every y…
Apogee
The moon is farthest from the Earth.
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PH Earth Science Chapter 22.1: Origins of Modern Astronomy
Astronomy
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Retrograde motion
the branch of science that studies celestial bodies and the u…
having the Earth as the center
having the Sun as the center
apparent backwards motion of the planets in Earth's sky
Astronomy
the branch of science that studies celestial bodies and the u…
Geocentric
having the Earth as the center
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Earth Science, 13e (Tarbuck) Chapter 14 Origin of Modern Astronomy
1) One of the discoveries which led to…
2) According to the Ptolemaic (Greek)…
3) Galileo observed several features u…
4) The first modern astronomer to prop…
B) ellipses
D) seven
D) the two moons of Mars
D) Nicolaus Copernicus
1) One of the discoveries which led to…
B) ellipses
2) According to the Ptolemaic (Greek)…
D) seven
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Geoffrey Beattie - Earth Science - Chapter 22 - Origin of Modern Astronomy
rotation
revolution
precession
perihelion
the spinning of a body, such as Earth, about its axis
the motion of one body about another, as Earth about the sun
a slow motion of Earth's axis that races out a cone over a pe…
the point in the orbit of a planet where it is closest to the…
rotation
the spinning of a body, such as Earth, about its axis
revolution
the motion of one body about another, as Earth about the sun
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