This first test will cover the measurable properties of stars, and the electromagnetic spectrum. There will be 16 multiple choice questions and one diagram. As usual there will also be two essay questions.My Stellar Properties Power Point presentation will make an excellent review for you.
The diagram will require that you identify the characteristics of different types of electromagnetic radiation.
Essay 1: Describe the measurements of the physical properties of stars that can be made from the surface of Earth.Essay 2: How do astronomers use different types of electromagnetic radiation to explore objects in the universe?