Posted by Cooper on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 4:02pm.
Suppose one of the Global Positioning System satellites has a speed of 4.50 km/s at perigee and a speed of 3.52 km/s at apogee. If the distance from the center of the Earth to the satellite at perigee is 2.21×104 km, what is the corresponding distance at apogee?

Physics  tchrwill, Friday, November 11, 2011 at 2:15pm
Vp/Va = r(a)/r(p)
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