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chapter 3 astronomy

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  • Q1
    A scientist who studies the stars and other objects in the sky
    astronomer
    30s
  • Q2
    The theory that the universe originated in a huge explosion that released all matter and energy.
    Big Bang Theory
    30s
  • Q3
    a star system with two stars
    binary star
    30s
  • Q4
    dense objects with gravity so strong that not even light can escape their surface
    black holes
    30s
  • Q5
    mass/volume
    density
    30s
  • Q6
    a star system in which one star periodically blocks the light from another
    eclipsing binary
    30s
  • Q7
    person whom Hubble telescope is named after. he first classified galaxies by shape.
    Edwin Hubble
    30s
  • Q8
    huge galaxy that is round or oval in shape
    Elliptical Galaxy
    30s
  • Q9
    Creation of energy by joining the nuclei of two hydrogen atoms to form helium.
    Fusion
    30s
  • Q10
    galaxies that do not have regular shapes
    irregular galaxies
    30s
  • Q11
    A measure of the amount of matter in an object
    Mass
    30s
  • Q12
    A large cloud of dust and gas in space
    nebula
    30s
  • Q13
    the small, dense remains of a high-mass star after a supernova
    neutron star
    30s
  • Q14
    A contracting cloud of gas and dust; the earliest stage of a star's life
    protostar
    30s
  • Q15
    spinning neutron stars
    pulsars
    30s

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