This first test will cover the measurable properties of stars, the electromagnetic spectrum, and the H-R diagram. There will be 14 multiple choice questions and two diagrams. There will also be two essay questions. CLick to the right to see details.My Stellar Properties Power Point presentation will make an excellent review for you.
DiagramsThe diagram that you see above and to the left will require that you identify the characteristics of different types of electromagnetic radiation. The second diagram will be identifying the different parts of an H-R diagram.
Essay 1: Describe the measurements of the physical properties of stars that can be made from the surface of Earth.Essay 2: What things can be determined AFTER constructing an H-R diagram.