The Big Bang, Galaxies, and Telescopes

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In fact, it is expanding faster and faster.","question_score_id":null,"lang":"","questionAudioPath":null},{"id":557026,"quiz_id":"27212","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"1","created_at":"2018-08-31 17:37:50","updated_at":"2018-08-31 17:37:50","questionName":"Spiral galaxies are __________________ than elliptical galaxies.","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"1","questionImagePath":null,"position":null,"explanation":"Because they contain younger stars, spiral galaxies are brighter than elliptical galaxies.","question_score_id":null,"lang":"","questionAudioPath":null},{"id":557016,"quiz_id":"27212","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"0","created_at":"2018-08-31 17:03:52","updated_at":"2018-08-31 17:08:55","questionName":"About how long after the Big Bang did the first atoms form?","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"1","questionImagePath":null,"position":null,"explanation":"Atoms formed around 380,000 after the Big Bang. This was the same time the Cosmic Microwave Background was released.","question_score_id":null,"lang":"","questionAudioPath":null},{"id":557032,"quiz_id":"27212","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"0","created_at":"2018-08-31 17:49:38","updated_at":"2018-08-31 17:49:38","questionName":"Which type of telescope uses mirrors to focus visible light into images?","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"1","questionImagePath":null,"position":null,"explanation":"In reflecting telescopes, curved mirrors are used to focus light to make images.","question_score_id":null,"lang":"","questionAudioPath":null},{"id":557020,"quiz_id":"27212","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"0","created_at":"2018-08-31 17:24:26","updated_at":"2018-08-31 17:24:26","questionName":"One of the reasons we know the universe is expanding is that the light from distant galaxies is being shifted towards the blue end of the spectrum.","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"1","questionImagePath":null,"position":null,"explanation":"The light from distant galaxies is being shifted towards the red end of the spectrum. As the galaxies around us move away, they stretch the wavelengths of light out. Red is the longest wavelength of light. This causes the light to appear redder than what it should.","question_score_id":null,"lang":"","questionAudioPath":null},{"id":557030,"quiz_id":"27212","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"1","created_at":"2018-08-31 17:48:21","updated_at":"2018-08-31 17:48:21","questionName":"Elliptical galaxies for through ___________________.","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"1","questionImagePath":null,"position":null,"explanation":"Elliptical galaxies form when spiral galaxies collide. 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Earth has only been around for the last 4.5 billion years.","question_score_id":null,"lang":"","questionAudioPath":null},{"id":557017,"quiz_id":"27212","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"0","created_at":"2018-08-31 17:06:16","updated_at":"2018-08-31 17:13:08","questionName":"How you'd you describe the universe just before the Big Bang?","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"1","questionImagePath":null,"position":null,"explanation":"The universe was nothing but energy and it was all focused on a point smaller than an atom. Matter appears in the form of subatomic particles within the first second, but it would take 380,000 years for the universe to cool down enough for all of them to get together to form atoms.","question_score_id":null,"lang":"","questionAudioPath":null},{"id":557027,"quiz_id":"27212","answer_id":null,"answerType_id":"3","created_at":"2018-08-31 17:42:24","updated_at":"2018-08-31 17:42:24","questionName":"The following are the stages in the evolution of a spiral galaxy. Put them in order.","questionTimeSeconds":"0","questionTimeMinutes":"1","questionImagePath":null,"position":null,"explanation":"The core forms first. The core contains old stars with very little dust and gas around them. In the middle is a black hole. The gore and black hole have a whole lot of gravity. This gravity allows it to suck in dust and gas form the space around it. As the gas collects, it begins to \"ball up\" due to gravity and form new stars. 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