Review Checklist - Sample Questions
Constellations in General
- What is a constellation?
- How many constellations do we officially
recognize in the sky?
- If we moved to another part
of our galaxy, would we see the same constellations?
- What is the Zodiac?
Specific Constellations and
- What constellation is Vega/Deneb/Altair in?
- What constellation is Aldebaran/Betelgeuse/Procyon/Rigel/Sirius
- Why is Sagittarius one of the most interesting
constellations for astronomers?
- What kind of objects are more common in Sagittarius
than most other constellations?
Asterisms and Related Questions
- What objects form the Summer Triangle?
page by luca bombelli <bombelli at olemiss.edu>,
modified 29 sep 2012