Do all the stars in the sky move? Explain.



No, the stars in the sky do not move.

Since Earth Rotates from West to East direction, 

the stars (except North Pole) appear to move from East to West direction. 


(Just like when we sit in moving train,it appears that all the nearby trees and buildings are moving backwards, but they are actually not moving)

  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 17 Class 8 - Stars and the Solar System

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CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 11 years and a teacher from the past 11 years. He teaches Science, Accounts and English at Teachoo