P2H GLOSSARY

ALL THE WORDS YOU NEED TO KNOW FOR P2H SINGLE SCIENCE, OCR BOARD - HIGHER TIER, PHYSICS

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Big Bang theory ­ theory of the start of the Universe.
Black hole ­ remnant of a supernova, co massive that light cannot
escape.
Neutron star ­ very dense remnant of a supernova, not heavy
enough to form a black hole.
Planetary nebula ­ a dying star which puffs out material into
space.
Red giant ­ star which is fusing helium to form carbon.
Supernova ­ explosion of a star when it becomes unstable at the
end of its life.
White dwarf ­ remnant of a star which has run out of fuel for
fusion reactions.

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