Posted by **alexa** on Tuesday, July 12, 2011 at 12:33pm.

A child learns in school that the earth is traveling faster than 100,000 kilometers per hour around the sun, and in a frightened tone asks why we arent swept off.

What statement about the motion of the Earth is, on average,true?

A. We are traveling slower than the Earth

B. We are traveling just as fast as the Earth

C. All are wrong

D. We are traveling faster than the Earth

My thought: would it be choices B or C?

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- Science - Earth travels around the sun at a spreed of 30,000 meters per second. ...
- science - If Earth is 149.6 million Kilometers from the sun, or 93 million miles...
- astronomy - 1. The radius of the Sun is 7 X 10^5 kilometers. Use powers of ten ...
- Science - According to science, the fastest speed posssible for anything is the ...
- Math - A probe launched from Earth to Mars is traveling at an average speed of 1...
- s - According to science, the fastest speed possible for anything is the speed ...
- MATH - Andrea made a car trip of 440 Kilometers. She averaged 54 Kilometers per ...
- math - Andrea made a car trip of 440 Kilometers. She averaged 54 Kilometers per ...
- reading - According to science, the fastest speed possible for anything is the ...
- Reading skills - According to science, the fastest speed possible for anything ...

More Related Questions