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Posted by Hannah on Saturday, January 19, 2008 at 10:23pm.

I have a drawing of a satellite orbiting the sun in an elliptical shape. The sun is closer to the right side of the ellipse.

As the satellite travels from the left side of the ellipse to the right, the speed increases and the angular momentum remains constant. Why?????

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