Quiz 9. The Once and Future Sun

Name: ________________________ Given 11/02 ID Number: ________________________

Sketch the internal structure of the Sun (a) as it is now, and (b) when it becomes a giant star. Label each part of your sketches, indicate where nuclear ``burning'' is taking place, and describe the composition (ie, mix of chemical elements) in each region.

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