Physics 1.6 - Red Shift

Quick 10 question quiz on the topic P1.6 - Red Shift.

HideShow resource information

1. What does CMBR stand for?

  • Constant Multiple Background Radiation
  • Cosmic Magnetic Background Radiation
  • Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation
  • Constant Metallic Background Radiation
1 of 10

Other questions in this quiz

2. When stars are moving towards us, their light appears...?

  • Black
  • Red
  • Blue
  • Yellow

3. How do scientists explain Red Shift?

  • The universe is rotating about an axis
  • The entire universe is collapsing
  • The entire universe is expanding
  • The universe will eventually collapse

4. A group of similar waves ordered by frequency or wavelength?

  • Atrium
  • Wavrum
  • Spectrum
  • Datum

5. Why is the light from distant stars Red-Shifted?

  • The blue light they produce is not visible
  • They produce more red light than other galaxies
  • They are moving away from us
  • The longer wavelengths are dispersed

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Physics resources:

See all Physics resources »See all Astronomy resources »