ASTRONOMY Heliocentric vs. Geocentric

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For each of the following, decide whether the phenomenon is consistent or inconsistent with a belief in an Earth-centered system. If consistent, describe how. If inconsistent, explain why, and also explain why the inconsistency did not immediately lead people to abandon the Earth-centered model. a. daily paths of stars through the sky b. seasons c. phases of the moon d. eclipses e. apparent retrograde motion of the planets

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