Galaxies and Big Bang Theory
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Where is the best place to put a telescope to get the clearest images of deep space?
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    Near a city
    In space
    Top of a mountain
    In a desert
  • Question 2
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    Q. All satellites are...
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    Natural satellites
    Man-made satellites
    Both natural and man-made
  • Question 3
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    Q. Which is NOT a type of galaxy?
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    Elliptical
    Spiral
    Oblong
    Irregular
  • Question 4
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    Q. What is the name of the galaxy closest to the Milky Way?
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    Messier 87
    Andromeda
    Sombrero Galaxy
    Snickers
  • Question 5
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    Q. What shape is the Milky Way galaxy?
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    Elliptical
    Spiral
    Irregular
  • Question 6
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    Q. Where is our Solar System located in the Milky Way galaxy?
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    Near the center
    Near the outside on one of the arms
  • Question 7
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    Q. How far away is the Andromeda galaxy from the Milky Way?
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    13.8 billion miles
    2.5 billion light years
    3 million miles
    40 billion meters
  • Question 8
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    Q. Which type of galaxy are the oldest and least bright?
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    Spiral
    Elliptical
    Irregular
  • Question 9
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    Q. Which type of galaxy is the brightest with a lot of new stars?
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    Irregular
    Spiral
    Elliptical
  • Question 10
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    Q. How long does it take light from our Sun to reach Earth?
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    3 seconds
    8 minutes
    57 hours
    1 year
  • Question 11
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    Q. How old do scientists think the Universe is?
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    13.8 billion years old
    4.5 billion years old
    24,000 years old
    5 years old
  • Question 12
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    Q. What 2 things make up everything in the Universe?
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    Matter and Heat
    Energy and Matter
    Energy and Dust
    Mass and Volume
  • Question 13
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    Q. Which way is NOT a way to estimate the age of the Universe?
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    Look for the oldest stars
    Calculate the expansion rate of Universe
    Count the galaxies
  • Question 14
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    Q. What is the best evidence for the Big Bang theory?
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    How fast light can travel
    The expansion of the Universe
    Creation of new planets
  • Question 15
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    Q. Red Shift means
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    galaxies are moving towards each other
    galaxies are moving away from each other
  • Question 16
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    Q. In stars, which two elements provide their fuel source to provide heat and light?
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    Oxygen and Hydrogen
    Hydrogen and Helium
    Carbon and Iron
    Magnesium and Cobalt
  • Question 17
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    Q. The distance light can travel in 1 year is called...
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    Light Year
    Light Distance
    Space year
  • Question 18
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    Q. In ____shift, the galaxies appear _____ in color b/c they are moving away from us.
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    blue; red
    red; red
    red; blue
    blue; blue
  • Question 19
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    Q. Which country launched the first man-made satellite, Sputnik I?
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    USA
    China
    Russia (Soviet Union)
    Germany
  • Question 20
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    Q. Spectroscopes can tell us all of these about except...
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    Temperature of a star
    Elements that make up a star
    Age of a star
    Size of a star
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