Miscellaneous Quiz / BVHS SKB Quiz 1: Astro Terms

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Can you name the astronomy terms?

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Most common spectral class
The point directly over an observer.
The apparent path of the sun in the sky.
The day the sun crosses the celestial equator moving south.
A measure of how bright a star appears in the sky.
Angular measure from the horizon upwards.
gradual wobble of the earth's axis
Where on an HR diagram stars spend most of their normal lifetimes.
The spectral classes from hottest to coldest surface temp.
Star with greatest proper motion
Telescope mount that is best to use when tracking stars
the gradual motion of a star relative to the other stars
23 hours, 56 minutes
The point directly below an observer.
Spectral class of the sun
Angular measure north or south from the celestial equator.
A measure of how bright a star would appear if 10 parsecs away.
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24 hours
A star moving away from us would have its spectra shifted towards what color?
Brightest star close to the north celestial pole
The day the sun crosses the celestial equator moving north.
A line running overhead from north to south.
Number of light years in a parsec.
line circling the globe at 23.5 degrees north latitude
reversal of the path of a planet as seen from earth
Angular measure in hours from east to west.
Length of the Earth's precession in years
Spectral Type with the strongest hydrogen lines
Place on a HR diagram where you would find a white dwarf.
All points directly horizontal to the observer
Angular measure from north around through east
motion of a star towards or away from us
line circling the globe at 23.5 degrees south latitude
The constellations that the ecliptic crosses.

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