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How old are you?

8 or under

9 through 12

13 through 18

18 through 30

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Does the typical star emit strong radio waves?

Don't know

No

Yes


What is the Orion Nebula?

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Region where stars are forming

A planet

A star

Infrared light from space comes from?

Stars

Interstellar Gas

Dust

Constellations

Don't Know


How many molecules do we know of in space?
Less than ten
About two dozen
Over 100
Over 1000
Don't Know
Most of the gas in the universe is?
Don't know
Hydrogen
Carbon
Oxygen
Carbon Monoxide

Which of the following can you detect with radio telescopes
Supernovae
Ionized gases
Hydrogen atoms
All of the above
None of the above



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