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An avg diameter of a star is aprox. 10^9 m and an average of a galaxy is 10^21 m. Considerng the given data, apply a sense of scale calculation to determine if when a galaxys diamete is scaled down to the lengeth of Manahattan (21.6 km) would the star be bigger or smaller than you

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  1. anhhuyalex
    • 4 years ago
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    so 10^9/x=10^21/21.6 x=2.16*10^-8 m that's quite smaller than you. :)

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