Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 33 - Astrophysics and Cosmology - Questions: 11

Answer

Galaxies viewed in the direction of the Milky Way would be receding from you.

Work Step by Step

The cosmological principle states that the universe is both isotropic and homogeneous (see Figure 33-22). As you look around, other galaxies appear to be receding, no matter where you are or in which direction you look.
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