Posted by **Rahul ** on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 11:05pm.

Consider problem U concerning the geosynchronous satellite of mass 50 kg. It orbits at a radius of 42,300 km with a speed of 3076 m/s. a) How much energy is needed to lift the satellite from the earth's surface (Re=6,370 km) up to that radius? b) How much kinetic energy does the satellite have as it orbits?Consider problem U concerning the geosynchronous satellite of mass 50 kg. It orbits at a radius of 42,300 km with a speed of 3076 m/s. a) How much energy is needed to lift the satellite from the earth's surface (Re=6,370 km) up to that radius? b) How much kinetic energy does the satellite have as it orbits?

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- Physics Homework - Consider problem U concerning the geosynchronous satellite of...
- Physics Homework - Consider problem U concerning the geosynchronous satellite of...
- Physics - Consider problem U concerning the geosynchronous satellite of mass 50 ...
- AP Physics B - A 1010 kg geosynchronous satellite orbits a planet similar to ...
- physics - Calculate the velocity needed for an object starting at the Earth's ...
- physics - Two Earth satellites, A and B, each of mass m, are to be launched into...
- physics - Two Earth satellites, A and B, each of mass m, are to be launched into...
- phy101 - Calculate the velocity needed for an object starting at the Earth's ...
- Physics - Determine the value that has the largest total energy. Assuming that ...
- Physics - A 3000kg satellite orbits the Earth 400km above the equator. find a)...

More Related Questions