Monday

March 2, 2015

March 2, 2015

Posted by **Shivu** on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 7:54pm.

(2) What is the linear speed of Jupiter in its orbit about the sun? Give your answer in meters per second. (Consider the orbit of Jupiter to be a circle of radius 7.78×1011 m and that it takes 11.90 yr for one orbit around the sun.)

- Physics -
**Steve**, Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 8:41pmC = 2pi * r meters

length of a year is t = 3.16*10^7 seconds

just divide C/t

- Physics -
**Tobi**, Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 8:00pmSpeed = 2*pi*r/t

= 2*3.142*1.50E11/3.16E7

= 29,829m/s

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

physics - What is the linear speed of Saturn in its orbit about the sun? Give ...

fizik asas - The earth travels in a nearly circular orbit about the sun. The ...

mit - A spacecraft of mass m is first brought into an orbit around the earth. ...

Math - A satellite is launched into orbit 200 kilometers above the Earth.The ...

physics - calculate the centripetal acceleration of the earth in its orbit ...

Physics - Kang and Kodos orbit the Earth in a spaceship 20,000 km above ...

Physics - Kang and Kodos orbit the Earth in a spaceship 20,000 km above ...

Physics - Consider the earth following its nearly circular orbit about the sun. ...

physics - A spacecraft of mass is first brought into an orbit around the earth. ...

physics help - The earth orbits the sun once a year (3.16 10^7 s) in a nearly ...