A_Quiz02(Fa07)

A_Quiz02(Fa07) - SURVEY OF ASTRONOMY 806­243 Quiz Score:...

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S URVEY   OF  A STRONOMY  806-243 Name:  _________________________ Quiz Score: /10 = _______% Section:  _________________________ ASTRONOMY   806-243 QUIZ 2 ________ 1. Which of statements concerning the Ancient Greeks is  false ? a) Greek ideology includes the idea that spheres and circles are perfect shapes. b) The Greeks knew of 5 planets besides the Earth. c) Aristarchus developed a geocentric model of the solar system. d) Eratosthenes measured the size of Earth.  e) Hipparcus developed a stellar magnitude system that is still used today ________ 2. Ptolemy introduced epicycles to explain the ______. a) Stellar Motions. b) Seasons. c) Phases of the Moon. d) Eclipses. e) Retrograde motion of planets. ________ 3. January is the colder than July because the Earth is located farther from the Sun in  January.   a) True b) False ________ 4. The fact that Venus shows all the same phases as the moon demonstrates that 
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