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WLUAS101Arthur ReadSpring

AS101- Final Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam ( 98 pages long!)

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Our time and place in the starlit universe. Equally important is that you gain an appreciation for the concept of time and how the average human lifeti
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WLUAS101Ioannis HaranasWinter

AS101- Final Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam ( 30 pages long!)

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Solar system the sun, its planets, and smaller bodies (moons, asteroids, comets etc. ) Alpha centauri is the closest solar system to ours and its 4. 6l
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WLUAS101Ioannis John HaranasWinter

[AS101] - Final Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes fot the exam (35 pages long!)

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The mark on the quiz does not matter, you will still get the participation mark. The online quiz will only be open for one week. In studying the univer
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WLUAS101Arthur ReadWinter

[AS101] - Final Exam Guide - Everything you need to know! (39 pages long)

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WLUAS101Ioannis John HaranasFall

[AS101] - Final Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam (39 pages long!)

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Focus around a single star or star system and the objects that orbit around it. Sun, moon, and five known planets are arranged in concentric spheres ar
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WLUAS101Arthur ReadWinter

[AS101] - Final Exam Guide - Everything you need to know! (68 pages long)

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1 astronomical unit (au) = 1. 5 x 108km = 150m km. Average distance from sun to the earth. Light-year (ly) = the distance light travels in one year, ap
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WLUAS102basilSummer

AS102 Study Guide - Final Guide: Protostar

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When we look away from earth, especially at night, we see an inky black sky dotted with stars and we could easily come to the conclusion that most of o
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WLUAS102basilSummer

AS102 Study Guide - Final Guide: Main Sequence

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So, in determining a star"s spectral type (indirectly, temperature) and luminosity we are really learning more about its mass than anything else. Clear
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WLUAS102basilSummer

AS102 Study Guide - Final Guide: Sirius, Red Dwarf, Binary Star

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We see, once again, that our sun is a pretty average (or mid-range, from a mass perspective) star with a pretty average lifetime. Luminous (high mass)
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WLUAS102basilSummer

AS102 Study Guide - Final Guide: Vy Canis Majoris, 4Minute

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WLUAS102basilSummer

AS102 Study Guide - Final Guide: Main Sequence, Subgiant, Red Giant

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As the h-he fusion furnace begins to flicker out, gravity begins to dominate the star"s life and the inward collapse that initiated the star"s birth so
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WLUAS102basilSummer

AS102 Study Guide - Final Guide: White Dwarf, Carbon-Burning Process, Planetary Nebula

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This time, helium fusion begins around the carbon core. Meanwhile, the hydrogen furnace in the outer shell is still proceeding and the two shell layers
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