Astro Ass 5 - being is that the more mass, the brighter and...

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Mass Brightness Solar Life Years .01 .000001 10000 100000000000000 .05 .000125 400 4000000000000 .1 .001 100 1000000000000 .5 .125 4 40000000000 1 1 1 10000000000 5 125 .04 400000000 10 1000 .01 100000000 50 125000 .0004 4000000 100 1000000 .0001 1000000 3. As my chart shows, the higher the mass the shorter the lifetime of the star. The reason
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Unformatted text preview: being is that the more mass, the brighter and faster the star burns. Therefore shortening its life....
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course ASTR 450 taught by Professor Allen during the Fall '07 term at Washington State University .

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