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Posted by Anonymous on Monday, February 20, 2012 at 4:49pm.

A satellite 200 miles above the earth is orbiting the earth once every 6 hours. How long, in hours, does it take the satellite to travel 8,400 miles? (Assume the radius of the earth is 4,000 miles.) Give your answer both as an exact value and an approximation to three significant digits.
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