The Life Cycle of a Star

to find out about Star Birth

to find out about the Main Sequence

to find out about the Death of a Star

Note - for AQA 4403 omit the planetary nebula stage of the diagram. for the examination board's summary of the stages you should know on this topic.

Here is a link to a 'rap' that a pupil of mine wrote as a homework exercise... it goes through the life of a star.

This question sheet asks questions about circular motion, satellites and stellar evolution. It is at UK GCSE standard (age 15 years). Here is a link to the solutions to the questions.