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

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