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Quiz 12. Understanding the Milky Way


How do ideas developed while studying the Solar System and stars in general help in understanding the Milky Way? Give one example of a concept originally used in describing the Solar System, and one example of a concept originally used in describing stars. Briefly explain how these concepts apply to the Milky Way.







































Joshua E. Barnes (barnes@ifa.hawaii.edu)
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