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Question 13Perhaps the greatest value of radio astronomy to developing ourunderstanding of the universe isAnswers:that it allows us to carry out astronomical observations even indaylight hoursthat it allows us to observe objects and events that wouldotherwise be hidden by intervening clouds of dust and gas(visible light and other waves can't get through)that it allows us to easily study high energy events in space (likeexploding stars) which give off high frequencies waves that wewould otherwise be unable to studythat it is in this range of the electromagnetic spectrum wherewe can gather data of the highest resolution (data with thesharpest details detectable)
Question 14Which of the following would not be used as part of an 'active optics'system on a research telescope?
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Question 15The light-gathering ability of a telescope is most dependent on the diameter of itsprimary objective/mirror.
Question 16The twin Keck telescopes on Mauna Kea have been used to make manydiscoveries since their commissioning back in the early 1990s. Which ofthe following is considered to be one of their most important?
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Astronomy, Space, Telescopes, Hubble Space Telescope, Telescope, Reflecting telescope

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