+
The Milky Way Galaxy & the Black Hole

The Milky Way Galaxy & the Black Hole

Author: Sonia Obregon
Description:

TEKS 8.8A describe components of the universe including stars, nebulae and galaxies, and use models such as the Herztsprung-Russell diagram for classification


TEKS 8.8B  recognize that the Sun is a medium-sized star near the edge of a disc-shaped galaxy of stars and that the Sun is many thousands of times closer to the Earth than any other star

 

Students will watch two videos, answer some questions, and then take the quiz.

(more)
See More
Try a College Course Free

Sophia’s self-paced online courses are a great way to save time and money as you earn credits eligible for transfer to over 2,000 colleges and universities.*

Begin Free Trial
No credit card required

25 Sophia partners guarantee credit transfer.

221 Institutions have accepted or given pre-approval for credit transfer.

* The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 20 of Sophia’s online courses. More than 2,000 colleges and universities consider ACE CREDIT recommendations in determining the applicability to their course and degree programs.

Tutorial

Instructions:

Watch the following videos and then answer the questions attached in the PDF document. When you're done with that, please take the short quiz. 

 

The Milky Way Galaxy

The Black Hole

Question Page for the Milky Way Galaxy

Please answer the following questions. These go in your interactive notebook.

Full Screen