Why are distances in space measured in light years? - ProProfs Discuss
Topics
Products
Follow Us:

Why are distances in space measured in light years?



A. Distances in space are so great that a large unit is needed
B. Astronomical Units are way too big for anything but use in our Solar System
C. Light years are easy to understand
D. Everyone in the world is using it, so we do too.

This question is part of Universe Home Quiz
Asked by Timmendenhall, Last updated: May 21, 2020

+ Answer
Request

1 Answer

timmendenhall

Timmendenhall

Answered Jan 22, 2019

Distances in space are so great that a large unit is needed
 

Search for Google images
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer
Search for Google images
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer
Search for Google images
Select a recommended image
Upload from your computer

Email Sent
We have sent an email to your address "" with instructions to reset your password.