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Active Galaxies: Quiz

Active Galaxies Quiz

  1. What kind of object is believed to be in the center of an active galaxy?

  2. What features did Carl Seyfert observe in NGC 4151?

  3. It is possible to have a 109 solar-mass black hole.

  4. What produces the phenomena observed in AGN?

  5. What is the source of many of the apparent differences in the types of AGN we observe?


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