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Can you pick the star classification given the color of the star?

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ColorStellar Classification
Yellow (the sun, Alpha Centauri A, Capella, Tau Ceti, Kepler-22))
White (includes Sirius, Doneb, Altair, Vega, Fomalhaut)
Red (VY Canis Majoris, Betelgeuse, Antares, Rasalgethi, Beta Pegasi, Proxima Centauri, Barnard's star)
Dark brown (coolest stars, possibly cooler than human body temp)
Brown (cool brown dwarfs, methane is prominent)
Blue (rarest stars, Alpha Camelopardalis, Plaskett's star, Delta Orionis)
Blue white (Achernar, Regulus, Rigel, Bellatrix, Alnilam, Saiph, Algol A, Spica)
Orange (Alpha Centauri B, Epsilon Eridani, Arcturus, Aldebaran, Algol B)
Red brown (Mainly infrared)
A scatter graph of stars showing the relationship between the stars' absolute magnitudes or luminosities versus their spectral classifications or effective temperatures
Yellow white (Alrakis, Canopus, Polaris, Procyon, Wezen)

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