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C/T 6-8.6 The student will use technology to locate, evaluate, and collect information from a variety of sources.

ES.14   The student will investigate and understand scientific concepts related to the origin and evolution of the universe.


Star Classification Information:

A Constellation is a group of stars that are visibly related to each other.

Magnitude refers to how bright a star is. The scale was first developed by a Greek mathematician named Hipparchus in 150 B.C. He ranked the stars according to how bright they were, with 1 representing the brightest to 6 representing the faintest. The modern scale is similar with the lower the number the brighter the star.


Design a database of stars using the following information.