Lesson: Stellar EvolutionPhysics
In this lesson, we will learn how to describe how stars of different masses develop over the course of billions of years.
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Worksheet: 21 Questions • 2 Videos
List the following stages of stellar evolution in order for a certain star that has a mass of 80% of the Sun:
- A white dwarf
- A nebula
- A red giant
- A main sequence star
- A protostar
For approximately how long does a star like the Sun remain a main sequence star?
Which of the following is the correct description of a black dwarf star?