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Astronomy Flashcards - Summary
The flashcard sets in this chapter take you through lists of astronomical terms and the names of constellations. The interactive form of studying fostered by these flashcards can improve your retention of the content. Some of the flashcard sets in this chapter cover the following:
- Space terms
- Many more astronomy topics
How They Work
Using these flashcards is a simple and efficient way of versing your brain in terms and information central to the study of astronomy. The engaging nature of these cards means that you can recall the topics quicker next time you need to apply related knowledge.
- Open a flashcard set for the astronomy topic you're studying.
- Identify the image, word, or name on the flashcard.
- Click the button to flip the card and view the answer.
- Select whether you got it right or missed it to keep track of your progress.
- Click the Next arrow to proceed through the flashcard set.
- Review the cards you missed or shuffle all cards back in and go through them again.
Constellations List & Flashcards
Looking up into the night sky allows us to see much more than just heavenly bodies. The stars are a road map to our world at night and is the stage stories have been played out for centuries. This flashcard set will cover some of the constellations that make up some of those stories.
Space Terms Flashcards
This set of flashcards will explain a number of terms related to space, including objects found within our own solar system and some that aren't. Test your knowledge of stars, planets, comets, asteroids, and more.
Types of Stars List & Flashcards
Do you know what class of star our sun is? Do you know if a red dwarf is hotter or cooler than a red giant? These flashcards will help you understand the distinction between different types of stars and help you learn their defining characteristics.
Do you ever wonder about the other planets in our solar system? When you look at the sky at night you can see some of them, depending on the time of year. This set of flashcards covers the 8 planets in our solar system, as well as some of the terms which discuss planetary formation.
Astronomy Terms Flashcards
Looking to learn more about the scientific field of astronomy? Through simple review of these flashcards, you will learn about many key terms, people, and objects that are most important to the study of outer space.
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