Science Quiz / HCHS Star Classification

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

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

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