Everyday Science Information about Star and Planet

Everyday Science Information about Star and Planet

Star

i) Stars are self-luminous heavenly bodies.

ii) They do not revolve around the sun.

iii) They are usually stationary.

iv) Examples: fixed stars, binary stars.

Planet:

i) Planets are rocky non-luminous bodies.

ii) They revolve round the sun.

iii) They usually move.

iv) Examples: Mercury, Venus, Jupiter etc.

Everyday Science Information about Star and Planet