Posted by mercedes on .
A satellite orbits Earth at a distance of 3rearth above Earth's surface. (Earth mass equals 5.97 X 10^24, earths equatorial radius equals 6.38 X 10^6) What is the magnitude of the gravitational acceleration of the satellite?
physics - bobpursley, Monday, November 1, 2010 at 6:43pm
"g"= 9.8 * (radiusearth/(4radiusearth)^2=9.8/16