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1.Which of the following gases was most likely present in Earth's earliest atmosphere? A. nitrogen B. hydrogen* C. argon D. oxygen 2. Which of the following statements accurately describes the development of the geologic time scale? A. Scientists developed the geologic time ...

computer science
A GPS satellite develops a fault whereby it moves into an orbit 19 500 km above the Earth’s surface and also emits a weak signal whose power is only 24 W. What will be the power per square metre of the signal received on the Earth’s surface? Choose the nearest value from ...

physics
What is the period (in seconds) of a simple pendulum 62.0 cm. long, on the earth?

ELA
"The Enlightenment and the Scientific Revolution were twin explosions in thinking that made the 17th and 18th centuries one of the most exciting and dynamic eras in European history. People cam to believe the power of human reason apart from the guidance of religion. ...

Physics
Calculate the kinetic energy that the earth has because of (a) its rotation about its own axis and (b) its motion around the sun. Assume that the earth is a uniform sphere and that its path around the sun is circular. For comparison, the total energy used in the United States ...

Physics
An object is projected from a satellite orbiting 200 km above the surface of the earth. The object has a speed relative to the Earth of 2.85×104 m/s. What is its speed when it is very far from the earth?

Chemistry
How many moles of ozone does the atmosphere hold? For a sense of scale,compare the amount to the total carbon dioxide emitted annually from fossil fuel burning, cement production and deforestation (7900 Tg/C). Given with the facts the amount of ozone is equivalent to a 3mm ...

Science
What parts of the earth did glaciers cover during the ice age.

science
5. Suppose a skydiver (mass = 75 kg) is falling toward the Earth. When the skydiver is 100 m above the Earth he is moving at 60 m/s. At this point calculate the skydiver’s…….

ENGLISH HELP PLS
Identify the choice that best describes the sentence. 5. More than 1,000 years passed before Copernicus proposed that the earth orbited the sun. (1 point) a. simple*** b. compound c. complex d. compound-complex *** = my answer

physics
The mass of the Earth is 5.972kg, and the radius of Earth is 6, 371 km. A 750 kg satellite orbits 35, 800 km above Earth in a perfectly circular orbit. 1. If the gravitational force is the centripetal force keeping the satellite in a stable cicular orbit, how does the ...

English
Write an analysis paragraph that answers the overarching question: What is the effect of imagery on the reader’s understanding of the relationship between Orwell and the native Burmese people? I look up examples and step by step and still dont understand. Pls help me This ...

Science-please help
What makes the moon rise? a)Alignment of the stars 2) Earth's rotation 3) Moon orbits about the Earth Is the answer (2)?

English
1. I heard the weather is usually windy and foggy on Dokdo. 2. I heard that he is very kind. 2-2. I heard that he was very kind. (What is the difference between them in meaning? Are both okay? Which one is commonly used?) 3. I heard that two times five is ten. 4. I heard that ...

Physics
The orbital period of the moon about the earth is approximately 27.3 days. given that the average earth-moon distance is 384,000 kilometers, predict the moon's speed using the expression for centripetal force and the gravitational force, setting them equal to each other.

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la - Connexus CHEAT! - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 1:59pm You just grievously insulted me! Why on earth do you think I would give you the answers?? Teachers, note: This "student" posted from South Bend. guys how and why would she look where i live i need privacy ms...

Natural science
Why are the coldest temperatures at the lowest 50 km height from the surface of the Earth, occur generally at tropical tropopause?

World History
If someone could check these that'd be great ;o; <3 1. Which need did the first universities in medieval Europe seek to meet? A. Education of the Masses B. Instruction of knights in the chivalric code C. Preparation of monarchs to rule *D. Training for members of the clergy...

Physics
what is the angular speed of the earth as it orbits the sun a) in radians/second? b) in degrees per day? I need help please. Use the equation and step by step to get the answer

Earth Science
Assume that the lower troposphere is isothermal with a temperature TA. An airparcel at the surfaceis heated isobarically to a temperature of T0 and then released and allowed to ascend dryadiabatically. Assume that the buoyancy is the only force acting on the parcel and that ...

Physics
What is the angular speed of the earth as it orbits the sun a) in radians/second? b) in degrees per day?

Physics
What is the reaction of the earth pulling down on a pen that is lying on a table

English
roxie 1. Choose the answer that best matches the word in italics. Use context clues to determine the meaning of the word, if necessary. The decorations were reminiscent of autumn leaves. (1 point) leftovers made reminders symbolic 2. Choose the answer that best matches the ...

Physics
Suppose that instead of our sun, our star were a giant star such as Betelgeuse. The mass of Betelgeuse is estimated to be about 20 times that of our sun. With earth in the same orbit? With its same mass, how long would our year be in earth days if we orbited Betelgeuse?

Physics
A) the earth year is 365.25 days long. How long would our year be if earth followed the same orbit, but was only the mass of Mars? Answer this in earth days. B) How long would our year be if earth were the same mass, but had the orbital distance of mercury Answer this in earth...

Physics
At a height of 500km above earth, a satellite will orbit the earth once every 95 minutes. Find the mass of the earth based on this idea. B) How far above earth's surface would a satellite need to orbit so that it revolves at exactly the same rate as the earth's rotation?

Earth Science
1. The water cycle is the _____. A. distribution of drinking water on Earth ?**? B. unending circulation of Earth's water supply ?**? C. the recycling of water after industrial use ?**? D. the evaporation of water from Earth's surface ?**? 2. Plants release water into the ...

Physics
Calculate the force of earths Gravity on a 2.00 earth radii above the earth surface if it's mass is 1850kg.

physics
A bomber drops a bomb from an aircraft flying at 2000Km/h with an altitude of 7 Km. The speed at which the bomb will strike the earth would be. a) Greater than 2000Km/h b) Less than 2000 Km/h c) Equal to 2000 Km/h d) Can not compare with the given data

AP physics
The earth moves faster in its orbits around the sun in January, or in July? Explain [Note: this is not much of a factor in producing seasons - the main factor is the tilt of the earths axis relative to the plane of its orbit.]

AP physics
The sun is below us at a magnitude of nearly a line with the earth center. Are we then Heavier at midnight due to the sun's gravitational force on us, than we are at noon? Explain

Physics
Why is more fuel required for spacecraft to travel from the earth to the moon than to return from the moon to the earth?

Physics
Does an apple exert a gravitational force on the earth? If so, how large a force? Consider an apple (a) Attached to a tree and (b) falling.

Earth Science
1.) What is the relationship between temperature and the rate at which antacid tablets react with water? 2.) Form a hypothesis about the relationship between temperature and the rate of chemical weathering. 3.) Would a limestone building weather more rapidly in Homer, Alaska, ...

phisics
The earth is , on average 150 million km from the sun calculate its average speed in orbit?

Calculus - Falling Body Problem
Near the surface of the earth, the acceleration of a falling body due to gravity is 32 feet per second per second, provided that air resistance is neglected. If an object is thrown upward from and initial height of 3000 feet with a velocity of 75 feet per second, find its ...

Physics
At the surface of a certain planet, the gravitational acceleration g has a magnitude of 12.0 m/s^2. A 21.0-kg brass bell is transported to this planet. What is (a) the mass of the brass ball on the Earth and on the planet, and (b) the weight of the brass ball on the Earth and ...

Physics
At what altitude above the Earth's surface is the gravitational field strength equal to g/7? .981 = -(1.0003322(6,371/6,371+h))^2)

Science 7
1. A student studying a circuit diagram of a lightbulb, battery, and a switch correctly identifies it as a closer circuit. In this diagram, The lightbulb would be a. an insulator b. on*** c. disconnected d. off 2. The focus of gravity on an object on the surface of Mars is ...

english
1.  Choose the answer that best m​atches the word in italics. Use co​ntext clues to determine the meaning of the word, if necessary. The decorations were reminiscent of​autumn leaves. (1 point) leftovers made reminders symbolic 2...

Science
Imagine Two Artificial Satellites Orbiting Earth At The Same Distance. One Satellite Has A Greater Mass Than The Other One? Which Of The Following Would Be True About Their Motion? A.The satellite with the greater mass is being pulled toward Earth w/ less of a force than the ...

Science
Imagine Two Artificial Satellites Orbiting Earth At The Same Distance. One Satellite Has A Greater Mass Than The Other One? Which Of The Following Would Be True About Their Motion? A.The satellite with the greater mass is being pulled toward Earth w/ less of a force than the ...

English
In the story “If I Forget Thee, Oh Earth…” why did Marvin’s father take him to see the view of earth from The Colony? A. The Colony had just discovered earth as a new planet in their galaxy, and he wanted to share the exciting news. B. He wanted Marvin to understand ...

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1.  Most likely, ____ were formed​when lava from the moon's interior​ flooded bowl­like regions on the moon's surface. (1 point) maria* highlands craters basins 2.  Currently, the most supported ​theory of the origin of the ...

Physics
Which are in static equilibrium? 1. A box sliding down a ramp. 2. A baseball after being hit. 3. A box sliding along a horizontal surface. 4. A perfectly upright freely spinning top 5. A freely swinging simple pendulum 6. A spinning astronaut floating out in deep space. 7. A ...

Chemistry
A good vacuum pump on Earth can produce a vacuum with a pressure as low as 1.96 × 10-8 torr. How many molecules are present in each milliliter at a temperature of 23.0ºC?

Social Studies
Which of the following is a characteristic of Earth's first people? A. They lived in cold places B. They lives far from water sources C. They lived on the Asian continent D. They moved around in search of food** How do people in northern Chad adapt to the lack of arable land ...

Physics
You're tour director for a lunar trip, and want to award your passengers with certificates commemorating their crossing the point where the Moon's gravity becomes stronger than Earth's.How far from Earth should you award the certificate? Express your answer in meters.Express ...

Earth Science
20. Contrast point source pollution and nonpoint source pollution. Can someone help me please?!?!?! Asap please?!?!?!?!

Science
What distance was used to define the astronomical unit (AU) A. the average distance across the sun, its diameter B. the average distance from the sun to mercury, the closest planet C. the average distance from the sun to earth, our home planet D. the average distance from the ...

Ap physics
Determine the mass of the earth from the known period and the distance of the moon

english 9
Read the conclusion about “The Beginnings of the Maasai,” and then answer the question. One purpose of “The Beginnings of the Maasai” is to explain the weather. Which excerpt best justifies this conclusion? The sky god is powerful, but can change from nurturing to ...

Math
A year on Mars is 1.88 Earth years. If you are 13 years old on Earth, how old would you be on Mars? I don't know if I am supposed to multiply or divide. I also don't understand what the question is trying to state. Thanks

georgraphy
In the following passage written by a conquistador in 1540, what can you infer about how sick citizens were treated? “No one who was lazy or tried to live by the work of others was tolerated; everyone had to work. Thus on certain days each lord went to his lands and took the...

MATH HELP
Monica stepped outside and began to think how fast she is moving even when she is standing still. Assume that the earth is a sphere with a radius of 3960 miles and Monica is at a latitude of 13∘N. What is Monica's speed due solely to the rotation of the earth in miles ...

Math
Monica stepped outside and began to think how fast she is moving even when she is standing still. Assume that the earth is a sphere with a radius of 3960 miles and Monica is at a latitude of 13∘N. What is Monica's speed due solely to the rotation of the earth in miles ...

Mathematics
Monica stepped outside and began to think how fast she is moving even when she is standing still. Assume that the earth is a sphere with a radius of 3960 miles and Monica is at a latitude of 13∘N. What is Monica's speed due solely to the rotation of the earth in miles ...

Math
Monica stepped outside and began to think how fast she is moving even when she is standing still. Assume that the earth is a sphere with a radius of 3960 miles and Monica is at a latitude of 13∘N. What is Monica's speed due solely to the rotation of the earth in miles ...

math please
Before electricity, nights in towns and fields were often times pitch black, except when there was a full moon. How many times brighter is the noonday sun than the full moon when the moon is at the closest point to the earth? Model the moon as a sphere of radius 1,000 miles (1...

science
assuming the earth to be a sphere of uniform density,what will be the value of g in a mine 100th below the earth surface.Given r=6400 km and g=10m/s.

Physics
Weight of an object on the surface is 100N . What will we it's weight a planet whose mass 10times that of earth and radius is 3 times as that of earth??

physics
The center of a 1.00km diameter spherical pocket of oil is 1.00kkm beneath the Earth's surface. Estimate by what percentage g directly above the pocket of oil would differ from the expected value of for a uniform Earth? Assume the density of oil is 8.0*10^2kg/m^3. Δg/g = ? %

physics
Question 6) Oil and gas exploration companies find new underground deposits by measuring (with incredible precision) the value of g at the Earth's surface. EXTRA INFO GIVEN: The challenge: F=Gm1m2/r^2 ONLY works for two cases: point masses, or if one of the masses has ...

Science
suppose a skydiver (mass = 75 kg) is falling toward the earth. when the skydiver is 100 m above the earth he is moving at 60 m/s. at this point calculate the skydiver's

earth science
Compare the formation processes of igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks. In general, which process can be the most direct, requiring the fewest number of steps? Which can be the most complex? I am guessing igneous rocks are the easiest because the formation process ...

physics qui
The radius of the Earth is 6.37×1000000 m and its average dencity is 5.517×1000kg/m×m×m.calculate​ the mass of earth to correct significant figures.

Science
For many years it was believed by geologists that the location of the continents was fixed.These scientists believed that the locations of the continents was determined many billions of years ago,as the young Earth cooled down from its original state as a ball of molten lava....

science
What is the geologic time scale and what are some thing scientists use it for (at least two things)? Here's my answer could you please verify. the geologic time scale is a record of the geologic events and life forms in Earth’s history. Scientists use it to understand the ...

english
In An Inconvenient Truth Earth is called the Goldilocks planet because A) The sun is at a balanced distance B) It has a significant wildfire population C) It's neither too hot or too cold for life D) The mineral content, especially cold and gold. I think it's C or A

8th grade math
The diameter of the sun is approximately 1.4x10 to the power 9 km and the diameter of earth is approximately 1.28 x10 to the 4th power km. About how many times earths diameter is the suns diameter. Write in scientific notation.

Science Earth
Label the year and name of each geologic area on your geologic time scale. Using the 1 cm = 10 million years scale, figure out and measure each distance below from the PRESENT line. Pre-Cambrian Era = 4.6 Billion years ago = _______________________ cm from PRESENT What would ...

Environmental Science please help
True or False ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1.Most familiar life-forms live in regions of biomes that humans inhabit. (True) or False 2.Biodiversity is the variety of life-forms that exist or existed in the past. True or (False) 3.Changes in an organism can't occur because of an outside ...

Physics
Al the astronaut has a weight of 1600 N when he is standing on the surface of earth. What is the force of gravity action on him when he is in space station orbiting earth at a distance of four earth radii from the center of the earth?

Physics
If you jumped off a 25 meter cliff on the moon (gravity being 1.66) what would be a comparable hight of that cliff on earth? the answer and show me how to get it.

environmental science
1. which of the below is an example of high-quality matter found near the earth's surface? a. natural gas b. mine tailings c. bauxite (al ore) d. recyclable materials in a landfill e. nitrogen gas in the atmosphere

Physics
What changed Newton's original work on the movement of the Moon around the Earth into the law of universal gravitation? 1) his conclusion that the same laws applied to all objects, no matter how small 2) his connection of gravitation to his first law 3) his connection of ...

Science
What does Asimov predict will happen to earth in billions of years? a. it will be burned up by the sun b. its population will increase*** c. it will shrink slightly in size d. it will change position in the galaxy Am I correct?

Chemistry
What are the elements in Group A1 on the periodic table? alkali metals alkali earth metals inner transition metals ** halogens

physics
Calculate the effective value of g, the acceleration of gravity (in meters/second^2), at 8600 km above the earth's surface.

physics
Find the force of gravity (in newtons) on a spacecraft 15100 km above the earth's surface, if its mass is 400 kg

phyics
How far (in meters) above the earth's surface will the acceleration of gravity be 34.0 % of what it is on the surface?

Physics
A 54100 kg space ship has completed two thirds of its journey from the earth to the Moon. At this position, what magnitude force would the ship's engines have to supply to be the equilibrant? Assume the mass of the moon is 7.35E + 22 kg and the distance between the earth and ...

Earth science
If the volume in a graduated cylinder is raised from 50ml to 51 ml, what is the objects volume?

Math
Is your weight on different planets affected by gravity an object that weighs 150 pounds on Earth weighs only 56.55 pounds on Mars the same object weighs only 24.9 pounds on the moon what percent of an object Earth weight is its weight on Mars and the Moon

physics
What changed Newton's original work on the movement of the Moon around the Earth into the law of universal gravitation? 1) his conclusion that the same laws applied to all objects, no matter how small 2) his connection of gravitation to his first law 3) his connection of ...

physics
This figure shows the force on a 0.1-kilogram mass at various distances from Earth. Notice that the force decreases as the square of the distance. Now, consider satellites A and B, both circling Earth. If A has ten times the mass of B but B is 1/10 of the distance to the ...

physics
What changed Newton's original work on the movement of the Moon around the Earth into the law of universal gravitation? 1) his conclusion that the same laws applied to all objects, no matter how small 2) his connection of gravitation to his first law 3) his connection of ...

physics
What is the acceleration due to gravity at a distance of one Earth radius above the Earth's surface

physics
A 540 kg satellite orbits at a distance from the Earth's center of about 5.4 Earth radii. What gravitational force does the Earth exert on the satellite

physics
What is the acceleration due to gravity at a distance of one Earth radius above the Earth's surface

physics
Please help! The planet Mercury has a radius of about 0.38 Earth radii and a mass of only 0.055 Earth masses. Estimate g on Mercury

physics
What two facts did Newton need to be able to calculate the acceleration of the Moon? 1) the distance to the Moon and the diameter of the Moon. 2) the time it takes the Moon to make one revolution and the distance from the Earth to the sun. 3) the diameter of the Moon and the ...

Physics
Which two factors mainly affect ocean tides on Earth? Check two answers. Earth's revolution about both the Moon and the Sun the Moon the Sun the pull of distant planets

Physics
If you were in an elevator what should the acceleration of the elevator be in order for you to feel what you would weigh on the martian surface(remember that acceleration is a vector, so it has both magnitude and direction)? (weight on earth=130 lbs, weight on mars=49 kg, ...

Physics
a) Calculate the acceleration due to gravity on the planet Mars. I found this to be about 3.7 m/sec^2 b) What would your weight be on the planet Mars if you weighed 130 lbs? c) If you could jump vertically 5 ft on earth, how high would you be able to jump on mars? I'm just ...

Math
How do I solve the following word problem : A satellite orbits Earth in a circular path with equation x squared + y squared = 1.44 times 10 to the power of 8. With distances measured in kilometers. Another satellite orbiting in the same plane passes through the point (8000,...

beast mode question
Beastmode Question You see me twice a minute, thrice an hour and geometrically equal to the time elapsed. If the sun rise at x m/sec and the cloud run through the sky at y m/sec, find the maximum RADIUS OF THE EARTH.

Geography
During the formation earth , from where does the water came ?

physics
What two facts did Newton need to be able to calculate the acceleration of the Moon? 1) the distance to the Moon and the diameter of the Moon. 2)the time it takes the Moon to make one revolution and the distance from the Earth to the sun. 3)the diameter of the Moon and the ...

Science Check my work PLS
Why do scientists use models of natural systems? (1 point) Scientists use models of natural systems because these systems are often too large, too small, or too complex to study directly**** Scientists use models of natural systems because they like to use art in science. ...

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