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Homework Help: physics 12

Posted by James on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 9:38pm.

a certain binary star system consists of two stars of masses m and 3m respectively separated by a distance of 1.5 x 10^12 m, measured between their centres. Theres stars revolve in sync with each other around their common centre of mass like a giant dumbbell. If the smaller star has a mass of 1.0 x 10^30 kg, what is their common period of revolution?

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