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FIRST ANSWER IS THE CORRECT ANSWER Sect. 1.2 1. The Sun is bigger than the Earth by a factor of approximately 2. (1) 100 3. (2) 1,000,000 4. (3) 1/1,000 5. (4) NVA 6. (5) NVA 7. 8. The distance from the Sun to its nearest neighbor star is roughly 9. (1) 4 light-years 10. (2) 1,400 light-years 11. (3) 206,000 light-years 12. (4) NVA 13. (5) NVA 14. 15. The distance 28,000 light-years is closest to which of the following 16. distances? 17. (1) Sun to center of Milky Way 18. (2) Sun to Andromeda Galaxy M 31 19. (3) Sun to Alpha Centauri 20. (4) NVA 21. (5) NVA 22. 23. The Solar System 24. (1) orbits the center of the Milky Way at a distance of about 28,000 light-years
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Unformatted text preview: 25. (2) is situated almost exactly at the center of the Milky Way 26. (3) orbits around the outermost edge of the Milky Way 27. (4) NVA 28. (5) NVA 29. 30. The distance 2.5 million light-years is closest to which of the following 31. distances? 32. (1) Sun to Andromeda Galaxy M 31 33. (2) Sun to center of Local Supercluster 34. (3) Sun to center of Milky Way 35. (4) NVA 36. (5) NVA 37. The closest star to the Sun seems to be 38. (1) Proxima Centauri 39. (2) Alpha Centauri, which is the same kind of star 40. as the Sun 41. (3) Sirius 42. (4) NVA 43. (5) NVA...
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