Introduction to Astronomy: Certificate Program Final Exam

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Question 1 1. What spectral classification of stars is the hottest?

Question 2 2. These are small planetary bodies whose orbits are found beyond the orbit of Neptune:

Question 3 3. Moons that are likely captured objects are:

Question 4 4. Which of the following statements is NOT true about mass?

Question 5 5. How does a low to intermediate mass star live out its life (in order from first to last stages of its lifecycle):

Question 6 6. Due to the ___ on (the) ___ we expect the moon to ___ over a long period of time:

Question 7 7. What do we expect will happen to our universe if the cosmological constant is the form of our dark energy?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT an atmospheric effect on the climate?

Question 9 9. The official time kept in a time zone, typically based on the mean solar time of the central meridian in each time zone, is called the:

Question 10 10. In quantum mechanics, why is the Schrodinger's Cat scenario problematic?

Question 11 11. This is an event that occurs when the sun's light is obscured as the moon passes directly between the Earth and the sun:

Question 12 12. What does the amount of friction depend on?

Question 13 13. What is needed to change an object's state of motion?

Question 14 14. The outermost part of any planet's atmosphere is the:

Question 15 15. What are the four outer planets in order from the sun?

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