Sunday
April 20, 2014

Homework Help: Physics

Posted by Anonymous on Monday, May 17, 2010 at 8:14pm.

A satellite orbits the earth at a distance of 10,000 miles from the earth's center. At this distance the force of gravity on the satellite is 90lbs. What would the force on the satellite be if the distance were 5000 miles instead? At what distance from the earth's center would the force on the same satellite be 10 lbs?

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

physics - A 610 kg satellite orbits at a distance from the Earth's center of ...
physics - A 71.4 kg satellite orbits the earth at a distance of 7.00E6 m from ...
Physics - A satellite in an elliptical orbit has a speed of 9.00km/s when it is ...
College Physics - A satellite in an elliptical orbit has a speed of 9.00km/s ...
College Physics - A satellite in an elliptical orbit has a speed of 9.00km/s ...
physics - 3) A satellite is orbiting Earth at a distance of 57 kilometers. The ...
physics - A satellite orbits at a distance from the Earth's center of about 4.40...
physics - a geosynchronous satellite orbits at a distance from earth's center of...
physics - a geosynchronous satellite orbits at a distance from earth's center of...
trig - In a computer simulation, a satellite orbits around Earth at a distance ...

Search
Members