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Astronomy 1101 Set 2- Grocholski
Father of modern science who was the f…
Scientific Method 1st step
Scientific method 2nd step
Scientific Method 3rd step
Galileo Galilei
Collect data
analyze data
Develop an explanation/ hypothesis
Father of modern science who was the f…
Galileo Galilei
Scientific Method 1st step
Collect data
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Astronomy 1101 Set 4- Grocholski
In the past, there was __ __ debris (m…
Lighter areas of the moon
Darker areas of the moon
___ elements break down (decay) natura…
lots of going down
Lunar highlands
Maria (seas)
Radioactive
In the past, there was __ __ debris (m…
lots of going down
Lighter areas of the moon
Lunar highlands
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Astronomy 1101 Set 1- Grocholski
The Largest Planet
Planets in order from the sun
1 meter in feet
1 meter in millimeters
Jupiter
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
3.28 feet
1,000 millimeters
The Largest Planet
Jupiter
Planets in order from the sun
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
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Astronomy 1101 Set 3- Grocholski
In infrared imaging __ objects appear…
how elliptical an orbit is (from 0-0.9…
Everything that orbits the sun (includ…
Approximately ___% of the total mass o…
hotter cooler
eccentricity
Solar System
99.9
In infrared imaging __ objects appear…
hotter cooler
how elliptical an orbit is (from 0-0.9…
eccentricity
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Astronomy 1101 Set 1- Grocholski
The Largest Planet
Planets in order from the sun
1 meter in feet
1 meter in millimeters
Jupiter
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
3.28 feet
1,000 millimeters
The Largest Planet
Jupiter
Planets in order from the sun
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
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Astronomy 1101 Set 1- Grocholski
The Largest Planet
Planets in order from the sun
1 meter in feet
1 meter in millimeters
Jupiter
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
3.28 feet
1,000 millimeters
The Largest Planet
Jupiter
Planets in order from the sun
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
62 terms
Astronomy 1101 Set 1- Grocholski
The Largest Planet
Planets in order from the sun
1 meter in feet
1 meter in millimeters
Jupiter
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
3.28 feet
1,000 millimeters
The Largest Planet
Jupiter
Planets in order from the sun
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
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Astronomy 1101 Set 4- Grocholski
In the past, there was __ __ debris (m…
Lighter areas of the moon
Darker areas of the moon
___ elements break down (decay) natura…
lots of going down
Lunar highlands
Maria (seas)
Radioactive
In the past, there was __ __ debris (m…
lots of going down
Lighter areas of the moon
Lunar highlands
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Astronomy 1101 Set 2- Grocholski
Father of modern science who was the f…
Scientific Method 1st step
Scientific method 2nd step
Scientific Method 3rd step
Galileo Galilei
Collect data
analyze data
Develop an explanation/ hypothesis
Father of modern science who was the f…
Galileo Galilei
Scientific Method 1st step
Collect data
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Astronomy 1101 Set 3- Grocholski
In infrared imaging __ objects appear…
how elliptical an orbit is (from 0-0.9…
Everything that orbits the sun (includ…
Approximately ___% of the total mass o…
hotter cooler
eccentricity
Solar System
99.9
In infrared imaging __ objects appear…
hotter cooler
how elliptical an orbit is (from 0-0.9…
eccentricity
62 terms
Astronomy 1101 Set 1- Grocholski
The Largest Planet
Planets in order from the sun
1 meter in feet
1 meter in millimeters
Jupiter
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
3.28 feet
1,000 millimeters
The Largest Planet
Jupiter
Planets in order from the sun
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
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Astronomy 1101 Set 2- Grocholski
Father of modern science who was the f…
Scientific Method 1st step
Rate of change of something's velocity
It takes very little __ to accelerate…
Galileo Galilei
Collect data
acceleration
force
Father of modern science who was the f…
Galileo Galilei
Scientific Method 1st step
Collect data
62 terms
Astronomy 1101 Set 1- Grocholski
The Largest Planet
Planets in order from the sun
1 meter in feet
1 meter in millimeters
Jupiter
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
3.28 feet
1,000 millimeters
The Largest Planet
Jupiter
Planets in order from the sun
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
67 terms
Astronomy 1101 Set 2- Grocholski
Father of modern science who was the f…
Scientific Method 1st step
Scientific method 2nd step
Scientific Method 3rd step
Galileo Galilei
Collect data
analyze data
Develop an explanation/ hypothesis
Father of modern science who was the f…
Galileo Galilei
Scientific Method 1st step
Collect data
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Astronomy 1101 Set 1- Grocholski
Jupiter
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter,…
AU
Light Year (ly)
The Largest Planet
Planets in order from the sun
Average distance between Sun and Earth
Distance light travels in one year
Jupiter
The Largest Planet
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter,…
Planets in order from the sun
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Astronomy 1101 exam 1
What are the 3 kinds of spectrum?
Describe the Continuous Spectrum?
Describe the Absorption line spectrum.
Describe the Emission line Spectrum.
Continuous, Absorption line, and Emission line
light at every wavelength- depends on temperature
Atoms in a gas cloud absorb light of certain specific wavelen…
Atoms in a gas cloud reemit absorbed light energy at the same…
What are the 3 kinds of spectrum?
Continuous, Absorption line, and Emission line
Describe the Continuous Spectrum?
light at every wavelength- depends on temperature
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Astronomy 1101 Test 1
How many feet is 1 meter?
How many meters is 1 kilometer?
How many miles is 1 kilometer?
How many pounds is 1 kilogram?
3.28 feet
1,000 meters
0.62 miles
2.205 pounds
How many feet is 1 meter?
3.28 feet
How many meters is 1 kilometer?
1,000 meters
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Astronomy 1101 Final
lots of craters
lack of craters
Iapetus
saturn
means there is a lack of geological activity
means there is geological activity
What is Clayton's favorite moon?
where is Clayton's favorite moon found?
lots of craters
means there is a lack of geological activity
lack of craters
means there is geological activity
Astronomy 1101 CH.1
What is a comet?
What is a relatively small and rocky o…
"A celestial body orbiting a star that…
What is an object that orbits a planet?
- A relatively small and icy object that orbits a star
-asteroid
Dwarf Planet
- Moon ( or satellite)
What is a comet?
- A relatively small and icy object that orbits a star
What is a relatively small and rocky o…
-asteroid
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Astronomy 1101 Jeff Clayton
Kepler's First Law?
A hot star is ______________ than a co…
If an object is a perfect black body t…
Definition of an Astronomical Unit?
Planetary orbits are ellipses
brighter and bluer
It emits energy with a continuous distribution that peaks at…
The mean distance between the Earth and the Sun
Kepler's First Law?
Planetary orbits are ellipses
A hot star is ______________ than a co…
brighter and bluer
Astronomy 1101 Jeff Clayton
Kepler's First Law?
A hot star is ______________ than a co…
If an object is a perfect black body t…
Definition of an Astronomical Unit?
Planetary orbits are ellipses
brighter and bluer
It emits energy with a continuous distribution that peaks at…
The mean distance between the Earth and the Sun
Kepler's First Law?
Planetary orbits are ellipses
A hot star is ______________ than a co…
brighter and bluer
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Astronomy 1101 Final
What is Kepler's first law?
A hot star is ____ than a cool star.
If an object is a perfect blackbody th…
What is the definition of the Astronom…
Planetary orbits are ellipses.
Brighter and bluer.
It emits energy with a continuous distribution that peaks at…
The mean distance between the Earth and the Sun.
What is Kepler's first law?
Planetary orbits are ellipses.
A hot star is ____ than a cool star.
Brighter and bluer.
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Astronomy 1101
Waxing Crescent, First Quarter, Waxing…
29.5 Days
Apparent west to east motion of an obj…
East to West motion relative to the st…
The Phases of the Moon In Order
How long is the Moon's Cycle?
Prograde Motion
Retrograde Motion
Waxing Crescent, First Quarter, Waxing…
The Phases of the Moon In Order
29.5 Days
How long is the Moon's Cycle?
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Astronomy 1101
Greenfield papyrus
belief of egyptian, babylonian and ear…
Aristotle
Eratosthenes
In the book of the dead, 1050bc Flat earth idea with sky stre…
"super dome" celestial sphere stars move around us. Homer's w…
Gave reasons why earth is a sphere, based on the round shadow…
200 BC, used geometry to measure the size of the earth. thoug…
Greenfield papyrus
In the book of the dead, 1050bc Flat earth idea with sky stre…
belief of egyptian, babylonian and ear…
"super dome" celestial sphere stars move around us. Homer's w…
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Astronomy 1101
List planets from smallest to largest
What is a planet
the sun is classified as a
to be classified as a planet, it has to
Mercury, Mars, Venus, Earth, Neptune, Uranus, Saturn, Jupiter
a body in orbit around a star
star
orbit around the sun, be spherical, be the biggest object in…
List planets from smallest to largest
Mercury, Mars, Venus, Earth, Neptune, Uranus, Saturn, Jupiter
What is a planet
a body in orbit around a star
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Astronomy 1101
How many feet is 1 meter?
How many meters is 1 kilometer?
How many miles is 1 kilometer?
How many pounds is 1 kilogram?
3.28 feet
1,000 meters
0.62 miles
2.205 pounds
How many feet is 1 meter?
3.28 feet
How many meters is 1 kilometer?
1,000 meters
82 terms
Astronomy 1101
Kepler's First Law?
A hot star is ______________ than a co…
If an object is a perfect black body t…
Definition of an Astronomical Unit?
Planetary orbits are ellipses
brighter and bluer
It emits energy with a continuous distribution that peaks at…
The mean distance between the Earth and the Sun
Kepler's First Law?
Planetary orbits are ellipses
A hot star is ______________ than a co…
brighter and bluer
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Astronomy 1101-test 3
Which spacecraft orbited Jupiter?
Which of the Galilean moons are tidall…
For every one orbit of Ganymede around…
Volcanism on Io is caused by what?
Galileo
Io, Ganymede, and Europa
4
tidal heating caused by Jupiter
Which spacecraft orbited Jupiter?
Galileo
Which of the Galilean moons are tidall…
Io, Ganymede, and Europa
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astronomy 1101 Final
By locating the north celestial pole (…
One of the "nails in the coffin" for E…
If you represented each star by a grai…
We can see each other in the classroom…
C
E
D
A
By locating the north celestial pole (…
C
One of the "nails in the coffin" for E…
E
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Astronomy 1101 Final
How many feet is 1 meter?
Astronomical Unit (AU)
How much is 1 AU in miles?
light year (ly)
3.28 feet
Average distance between the Sun and the Earth.
93,000,000
Distance light travels in one year.
How many feet is 1 meter?
3.28 feet
Astronomical Unit (AU)
Average distance between the Sun and the Earth.
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Astronomy 1101 Test 3
How many types of telescopes exists?
Refracting Telescopes
Reflecting Telescopes
Where is light the fastest?
2 (Refracting and Reflecting)
Uses lenses to gather light.
Uses mirrors to gather light.
In the vacuum of space.
How many types of telescopes exists?
2 (Refracting and Reflecting)
Refracting Telescopes
Uses lenses to gather light.
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Astronomy 1101 Final
Astronomical Unit
Ptolemy's Model
Circumpolar
Increases
Avg distance between the Sun and the Earth
Earth was the center and did not move, everything in the sky…
Stars that never appear to set
As you move from the Earth's equator toward either, the numbe…
Astronomical Unit
Avg distance between the Sun and the Earth
Ptolemy's Model
Earth was the center and did not move, everything in the sky…
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Astronomy 1101 Test 2
Galileo Galilei is?
Galileo is considered the Father of wh…
First person to observe with a telescope
Who were the original scientists?
Italian
Modern Science
Galileo
philosophers
Galileo Galilei is?
Italian
Galileo is considered the Father of wh…
Modern Science
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Astronomy 1101 Final
Drake equation
Drake equation N
Drake equation R
Drake equation Fp
calculates number of civilizations with technology in our gal…
the number of communicative civilization within the milky way…
number of stars forming in galaxy per year
fraction of those stars that have planets
Drake equation
calculates number of civilizations with technology in our gal…
Drake equation N
the number of communicative civilization within the milky way…
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Astronomy 1101: Midterm 1
What is astronomy?
Astronomy is not just _____, it is____…
Astronomy (and gen. sciences) relies o…
Why is the measurement 150 million km…
EVERYTHING above the Earth's surface
It is NOT just a list of facts. It IS a way of asking questio…
Verifiable data and quantitative measurements
1 astronomical unit (AU) - distance from the earth to the sun
What is astronomy?
EVERYTHING above the Earth's surface
Astronomy is not just _____, it is____…
It is NOT just a list of facts. It IS a way of asking questio…
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Astronomy 1101 Test 2
The largest terrestrial planet and jov…
Which terrestrial planets have had vol…
Large moons orbit their planets in the…
Which of the following three kinds of…
Earth and Jupiter
all of them
most of the time
asteroids
The largest terrestrial planet and jov…
Earth and Jupiter
Which terrestrial planets have had vol…
all of them
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Astronomy 1101 Final
In the early 20th century, astronomer…
As a group, Population II stars are __…
The differences seen among spiral, ell…
The largest gravitationally relaxed ob…
Measuring the distribution of globular clusters in space.
Older, metal poor, and have disordered orbits.
Their star formation histories and environments.
The largest rich clusters of galaxies.
In the early 20th century, astronomer…
Measuring the distribution of globular clusters in space.
As a group, Population II stars are __…
Older, metal poor, and have disordered orbits.
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Astronomy 1101 FINAL
Ptolemy's Model
Over the course of one day, the sun, m…
In general, stars, planets, the sun an…
Stars that appear to move in a circle…
The Earth was at the center and did not move
the Earth's rotation makes everything ... appear to move across…
east , west
circumpolar
Ptolemy's Model
The Earth was at the center and did not move
Over the course of one day, the sun, m…
the Earth's rotation makes everything ... appear to move across…
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Astronomy 1101 Test 1
What is your address in order?
Modern telescopes are capable of seein…
Which statement does not use the term…
What is the Sun mainly made of?
You, Earth, Solar System, Milky Way, Local Group, Local Super…
10 billion light-years away
It will take me light-years to complete this homework assignm…
Hydrogen and Helium
What is your address in order?
You, Earth, Solar System, Milky Way, Local Group, Local Super…
Modern telescopes are capable of seein…
10 billion light-years away
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Astronomy 1101 Test 1
How many feet is 1 meter?
How many meters is 1 kilometer?
How many miles is 1 kilometer?
How many pounds is 1 kilogram?
3.28 feet
1,000 meters
0.62 miles
2.205 pounds
How many feet is 1 meter?
3.28 feet
How many meters is 1 kilometer?
1,000 meters
92 terms
Astronomy 1101 Test 3
doppler effect
radial motion
transverse motion
weather radar, police radar, baseball…
the change in wavelength of sound or electromagnetic radiatio…
line of sight movemnt
across the line of sight
how is doppler effect used in real life?
doppler effect
the change in wavelength of sound or electromagnetic radiatio…
radial motion
line of sight movemnt
Astronomy 1101 Test 3
doppler effect
radial motion
transverse motion
compressed
the change in wavelength of sound or electromagnetic radiatio…
line-of-sight motion
across the line-of-sight
When the source and the observer are moving towards each othe…
doppler effect
the change in wavelength of sound or electromagnetic radiatio…
radial motion
line-of-sight motion
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Astronomy 1101 Test 3
How many types of telescopes exists?
Refracting Telescopes
Reflecting Telescopes
Where is light the fastest?
2 (Refracting and Reflecting)
Uses lenses to gather light.
Uses mirrors to gather light.
In the vacuum of space.
How many types of telescopes exists?
2 (Refracting and Reflecting)
Refracting Telescopes
Uses lenses to gather light.
223 terms
Astronomy 1101 Exam 1
What causes seasons?
Has to be a _____ for continuous line…
3 Kinds of Spectrum
Blackbody
tilt of the earth, plus or minus 23.5 degrees... summer is tippe…
solid
continuous... absorption... emission
perfect theoretical thing that absorbs all light
What causes seasons?
tilt of the earth, plus or minus 23.5 degrees... summer is tippe…
Has to be a _____ for continuous line…
solid
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Astronomy 1101 Midterm 2
What percentage of the mass of the sol…
Why did the solar nebula heat up as it…
Which of ht following is the origin of…
According to the nebular theory, what…
2%
As the cloud shrank, its gravitational potential energy was c…
They are formed by condensation and accretion in a disk of ga…
They are leftover planetesimals that never accreted into plan…
What percentage of the mass of the sol…
2%
Why did the solar nebula heat up as it…
As the cloud shrank, its gravitational potential energy was c…
33 terms
Astronomy 1101 Test 2
Greenhouse Effect
Moons of Jupitar
Europa
Io
Global warming... Carbon Dioxide that is keeping the heat in... Inf…
Io,Europa, Ganymede, Calisto
covered in ice, under ice water, tidal forces, closest to Jup…
volcanoes, tidal Force, 2nd closest
Greenhouse Effect
Global warming... Carbon Dioxide that is keeping the heat in... Inf…
Moons of Jupitar
Io,Europa, Ganymede, Calisto
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Astronomy 1101 Final
If the distance to the Moon was increa…
The radius of Pluto is 1/5 that of the…
In the video, Eclipse of the Century,
The Sidereal Period of Uranus is 84.01…
One ninth as much
0.04
Astronomers in Hawaii were observing a Solar Eclipse
19.18
If the distance to the Moon was increa…
One ninth as much
The radius of Pluto is 1/5 that of the…
0.04
138 terms
Astronomy 1101 Test 3
Doppler Effect
Radial Motion
Transverse motion
Blueshifting
Property of all waves. Changes in wavelength of sound or ligh…
Doppler effect, line is parallel to the line of sight between…
Doppler effect, line is perpendicular to the line of sight be…
When source moves towards observer, waves are compressed, sho…
Doppler Effect
Property of all waves. Changes in wavelength of sound or ligh…
Radial Motion
Doppler effect, line is parallel to the line of sight between…
38 terms
Grocholski Test 2 - Astronomy 1101
Galileo
scientific method
is venus ever seen as full from earth?
Newton
father of modern science; first to observe with telescope; sh…
collect data, analyze data, develop an explanation, find othe…
no
developed universal law of gravity and three laws of motion
Galileo
father of modern science; first to observe with telescope; sh…
scientific method
collect data, analyze data, develop an explanation, find othe…
40 terms
Astronomy 1101 Jeff Clayton final
Kepler's First Law?
A hot star is ______________ than a co…
If an object is a perfect black body t…
Definition of an Astronomical Unit?
Planetary orbits are ellipses
brighter and bluer
It emits energy with a continuous distribution that peaks at…
The mean distance between the Earth and the Sun
Kepler's First Law?
Planetary orbits are ellipses
A hot star is ______________ than a co…
brighter and bluer
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