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Question: Mnemonic for classes of stars

  1. Aug 18, 2005 #1
    It's used to remember the order from brightest (hottest) stars to the dimmest (coldest stars).

    I remember that it starts with


    then in the middle it maybe be: " Be It A Fine..."

    Boy/Girl, Kiss Me!

    So the order is like O .... B G K M

    It's driving me nuts; please help me!
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  3. Aug 18, 2005 #2
    oh be a fine girl kiss me now slap
  4. Aug 18, 2005 #3


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    If you include all three of the smallest (R,N,S) it is
    Oh Be A Fine Girl Kiss Me Right Now Sweetie.
    O, B, A, F, G, K, M, R, N, S.
  5. Aug 18, 2005 #4

    Oh, Be A Fine Girl, Kiss Me Right Now or Soon

    Charles Cockell :P
  6. Aug 18, 2005 #5
    oops. forgot the "right" part! Sorry!
  7. Aug 19, 2005 #6


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    What about W, L, T, and C? :(
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