What star is labeled Alpha Ursa Minoris?

Polaris
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Apollo 11
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Who was the first U.S. woman astronaut?
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Astronomy
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29
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Io
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Which astronomical body is 3.67 billion miles from the sun?
Pluto
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What is Earth's nearest neighbor in space?
The Moon
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The path traveled by a body in space is known as what?
Orbit
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What is a huge exploding star radiating as much energy as the sun would over about 10 billion years?
Supernova
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Who was the third person to walk on the moon?
Pete Conrad
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What satellite series was known as "fellow traveler"?
Sputnik
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What is the name for a body in orbit around the Sun?
Planet
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Which former planet is the tenth-largest body directly orbiting the sun?
Pluto
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Which Apollo mission was launched on January 31, 1971?
Apollo 14
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How long does it take Mars to rotate on its axis?
24 Hr 37 Min
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What is the study of stars, planets and galaxies called?
Astronomy
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What is a sudden violent explosion on the sun called?
Solar Flare
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How many planets are there in the Solar System (including Pluto)?
9
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How many stars make up the Big Dipper?
7
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What is the second planet in distance from the sun?
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What does the astronomical object called Charon orbit?
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Which constellation represents a hunter with weapons?
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