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

english
Please answer the following from An Inconvenient Truth 11. Earth is called the Goldilocks planet because a.the sun is at a balanced distance b.it has significant wildlife population c.it is neither too hot nor too cold for life** d.of the mineral content, especially coal and gold

math
The distance that light travels in 1 year (a light year) is 5.88 times 10 Superscript 12 miles. If a star is 4.6 times 10 Superscript 7 light years from Earth, what is this distance in miles? Enter your answer in scientific notation. Round the coefficient to two decimal places...

Math115
The distance that light travels in 1 year (a light year) is 5.88 times 10 Superscript 12 miles. If a star is 4.6 times 10 Superscript 7 light years from Earth, what is this distance in miles? Enter your answer in scientific notation. Round the coefficient to two decimal places...

physics
In these figures, we see a boy named Billy riding a carnival ride called the Rotor and the free-body diagram for the forces acting on him. What must be the magnitudes of the vectors (f)wall,Billy and (W)Earth,Billy if Billy remains at the same height along the wall? 1) The ...

Science, NATS
Consider the following chemical reaction. Molecular hydrogen and carbon dioxide react to form water and methane. H2+CO2-->H2O+CH4 A)Explain why this equation is not balanced and what law of nature does it break in its current form? B) Astronauts from the Earth carry large ...

Physics
When an item has been launched into orbit, what happens? 1: It continues to fall but its path never reaches the ground. 2: Centripetal force from Earth's gravity keeps it from being accelerated toward Earth. 3: It no longer falls because the weakness of Earth's gravity with ...

Physics
Please help..... When something is thrown over a large distance (on earth ) what new factor comes into play? 1- The decrease in gravity over long distance 2- The increase in gravity over long distance 3- The tendency of thrown objects to fall to the ground 4- The difference ...

Trigonometry
Assume that Earth's surface is a sphere of radius 12000/pi miles. In an hour how far can Felix "Travel" if he is stationary at a position on the equator?

Science
a stone mass of 2.5kg is falling a certai height. Find the force of attraction between the earth and the stone. Also find its acceleration

physics
Earth of mass 6×10^24 kg is in motion around the sun with a linear velocity of magnitude 30 km/s. a) Determine the magnitude of the linear momentum of the center of mass of Earth. b) Is this linear momentum conseved?

Physics
The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. (a) Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed of a person situated at the equator. (b) What ...

Physics
The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. (a) Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed of a person situated at the equator. My ...

pre-calc
The radius of the earth is approximately 4,000 miles. The acceleration due to gravity is approximately 32 feet per square second. The mass of the earth is approximately 6 × 10^24 kilograms. Calculate the value of G in units of kilograms, meters, and seconds.

miami dade
a student designed an experiment to demonstrate the interactions between earth systems

Chemistry
You want to heat 1 kg of water 10 degrees celsius and you have the following methods under consideration. The heat capacity of water is 4.184 J/K g. (a) You can heat it with a mechanical eggbeater that is powered by a 1-kg mass on a rope over a pulley. How far does the mass ...

physics
The drawing (not to scale) shows one alignment of the sun, earth, and moon. The gravitational force that the sun exerts on the moon is perpendicular to the force that the earth exerts on the moon. The masses are: mass of sun=1.99 × 1030 kg, mass of earth=5.98 × 1024 kg, mass...

Science , Earth , Waterce , Earth , Waterce
How can I answer this question? Draw an overall conclusion: how does water compare to other substances? Why do you think so? Please help me...

physics
Find the gravitational acceleration if a spaceship at a distance equal to double of earth's radius from the center of the earth (g on earth is 9.8 m/s^2)

science
Find the gravitational acceleration if a spaceship at a distance equal to double of earth's radius from the centre of the earth (g on earth is 9.8 m/s^2)

physics
An airplane is flying above the Earth's surface at a height of 10.5 km. The centripetal acceleration of the plane is 16.4 m/s2. What is the angular velocity of the plane moving in uniform circular motion? Take the radius of the earth to be 6400 km.

Physics
1. You apply a force of 11.8 N on a 5.1 kg object, pushing it horizontally across a surface where the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.44. (a) Determine the frictional force acting. (b) Determine the object's acceleration. 2. A container of mass 0.5 kg slides along the ice...

Science
The mass of astromout measured on earth in 8500g. What will be his weight on earth

science
1. If person weighs 176 lbs on earth what is his or her mass on mars where the force of gravity is 37% of that on earth. With Complete solution

Biology
Explain the structure of a water molecule and how hydrogen bonding leads to some of its very special properties. Be sure to include how these properties are important to life on Earth

Physics
"You can jump 2 feet vertically on Earth. Figure out how high you would be able to jump on the Moon, where acceleration due to gravity is ⅙ that of Earth. Assume you launch upwards with the same speed on the Moon as you do on the Earth." I've already measured how high I ...

Science
You can jump 2 feet vertically on Earth. Figure out how high you would be able to jump on the Moon, where acceleration due to gravity is ⅙ that of Earth. Assume you launch upwards with the same speed on the Moon as you do on the Earth." I've already measured how high I ...

SCIENCE
The intensity of solar radiation at the surface of the earth is 1kW/m2 . A roof has a square solar panel of sides 10m that absorbs the radiation completely. What is the average force exerted on the panel?

Physics
Given the masses of the sun and earth are 1.99x10^30 kg and 5.98x10^24 kg respectively. Calculate the gravitational force between them when their centers are 1.50x10^11m apart

physics
A pendulum is formed of a particle of mass 100g suspended from the end of an inextensible string of negligible mass and of length L=100cm. The pendulum is shifted by an angle of 60 degrees from its equilibrium position about a horizontal axis passing through the other end of ...

english poetry
What effect does Bryant’s use of personification of nature have on the theme of the poem "Thanatopsis"? Thanatopsis William Cullen Bryant (1794 – 1878) To him who in the love of Nature holds Communion with her visible forms, she speaks A various language; for his gayer ...

physics
A pendulum is formed of a particle of mass 100g suspended from the end of an inextensible string of negligible mass and of length L=100cm. The pendulum is shifted by an angle of 60 degrees from its equilibrium position about a horizontal axis passing through the other end of ...

Math
An aeroplane flies at an average speed of 950km/hr from town P(lat.40degreeS, long.29.5degreeW) due east to town Q and then due south to town R. If the distance from Q to R along their common longitude is 4,500km and the whole journey took 11 hours, calculate longitude of Q ...

physics
A homologous rod of mass M=20kg of length L=3m and of negligible cross-section rests initially on the horizontal ground chosen as a reference level for the gravitational potential energy. The rod is rotated about one end until it takes a vertical position . Calculate the ...

Physics
The Earth is about 81 times more massive than the moon. During the gravitational interation of the Earth and the Moon, the magnitude of the gravitational force acting on the Earth _______ the gravitational force acting on the Moon. A) is greater than B) is less than C) is the ...

math
The orbital velocity of a satellite is given by v=√GM/R+h, where G= 6.67*10^-11 Nm^2kg^2, is the Universal Gravitational Constant, M=6*10^24 kg, is the mass of Earth, R=6.38*10^3 km, the orbit of the satellite, and h is artificial satellite above the surface of Earth. ...

math
The orbital velocity of a satellite is given by v=√GM/R+h, where G= 6.67*10^-11 Nm^2kg^2, is the Universal Gravitational Constant, M=6*10^24 kg, is the mass of Earth, R=6.38*10^3 km, the orbit of the satellite, and h is artificial satellite above the surface of Earth. ...

Physics
A skydiver is falling to earth.  When he is traveling at 51.3 m/sec, he opens his parachute, and after 3.00 seconds he reaches the speed of 4.30 m/sec.  The remaining 60 seconds before landing is spent traveling downward at the speed of 4.30 m/sec.  What is his acceleration...

scince
Mars=750N the value of g is 38% of that of earth what is the mass of the men on the earth and his weight of mars

Geography
Why do we get to see only side moon🌕from the earth🌎?

Maths Exponents
(1) 11×10^-5 .Express it in scientific notation. (2)The distance between sun☉ and earth🌎 is (1.496×10^11)m and the distance between earth 🌎 and moon 🌙 is (3.84×10^8)m.During solar eclipse moon comes in between earth and sun.At that time what is...

Science
Please help me with my sciene? Which type of eclipse would you expect to see if the moon passes directly between Earth and the sun? (1 point) a solar eclipse a lunar eclipse a total lunar eclipse a penumbra 2. Which of the following statements about a lunar eclipse is true? (...

earth and science
what continent lies between 20 and 60 degress north lattitude and between 160 and 50 degrees west longtitude

Physics
The average distance of sun is 1.496 ×10^11m from the earth.Express the distance in light year and par second.

Science
The weight of a body on the surface of the earth is 392N .What will be the weight of this body on a planet whose mass is double that of the earth and radius is four times that of the earth

uv,,math
find the distance between the cities,,assume that thee earth is a sphere radius of 4000 miles at that cities are on same longitude, one city is due north of the order,,,San Francisco California has 37 degree 47'36" while Seattle,Washington 47 degree 37'18"

Science
Assume that a spacecraft can travel at the speed of 100,000 km, how many days will it take to get from Earth to Mars?

biology
Which of the following is the definition of ecology? -the social movement with a goal to protect the environment -the recycling of human-made materials to reduce the waste going into landfills -the study of interactions among organisms and between organisms and their ...

Science
What the force of attraction between earth and objects on earth surface pesanteur..I need it English

Chemistry
For my lab, I have been asked to calculate the pKa of an unknown amino acid. We titrated the unknown amino acid with NaOH. The pKa needs to be calculated using the Henderson Hasselbach Equation. Obviously you can just get the pH from any point on the graph but what values do ...

Physics
a ship is headed towards east at a thrust speed of 7.00 knots. A strong wind pressure causes the ship to deviate to the north at 1.00 knots. The sea current is flowing to the southwest at 4.00 knots. Determine the velocity of the ship relative to the earth's surface.

Physics
A student with mass 55 kg jumps off a high diving board. Using 6.0×10^24 kg for the mass of the earth, what is the acceleration of the earth toward her as she accelerates toward the earth with an acceleration of 9.8 m/s2 ? Assume that the net force on the earth is the force ...

Physics
The average distance between the earth and the sun is 1.50X10^8 A. calculate the average velocity in km/h of the earth along its original path The average distance between the earth and the sun is 1.50X10^8 B. convert your answer from km\h to m\s. Show all units.

astronomy
At your telescope, you measure the parallax of the star Regulus to be one-half of the parallax of the star Denebola. What do you immediately know about their relative distance from us? a) That Regulus is further away than Denebola. b) That Regulus is closer than Denebola. c) ...

physics
How do the laws of physics apply to others sciences such as biology chemistry and earth science? And give an example to show the connection.

Science
Radius of the earth is 6400km and g is 9.8 m÷s find the value of g produced on a mass of 20 kg at a distance of 10000km from the earths surface ?

Astronomy
An astronomical unit can be thought of as... a 25 light years b 19 earth years c 93 million miles d 100 billion miles

Math
The circumference of earth is about 40,030.02km. The formula for circumference is c=2(3.14)r.jennifer determines the radius of earth is about 12,700km.use estimation to determine if Jennifer measurement is reasonable.

English Writing
People believe in God because... And there is life on earth because... And people who believe in God think that God has put human beings on this earth because... Could you help me? I'm not English speaker so I don't know how can I write continue of these sentences...

reading
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has just released some startling information. The Earth's temperature reached its highest point in 136 years of record-keeping during July. "July 2016 was absolutely the hottest month since the instrumental records began...

Science Earth
Guard cells are closed during the night. This means that no gases can come in or out of the stomata. Why would the plant not need to take in gas during the night? How can I answer in this question?

English Writing
Please help me... People believe in God because... And there is life on earth because... And people who believe in God think that God has put human beings on this earth because... I have to write continue of these sentences... Could you guys help me please?

science help pls pls
The table below shows the average distances of Jupiter and Earth from the sun. Name of Planet Average distance from the sun (in AU) Jupiter 5.2 Earth 1.0 What is the difference between the orbital periods of Jupiter and Earth? 4.20 years 6.20 years 8.86 years 10.86 years 12.40...

biology
which of the following is consistent with the theory of vitalism ? A.all matter contains a vital force** b.the chemistry of life and nonlife are similar c. living things contain a vital force absent in nonliving things d. life must be sustsained through a series of chemical ...

biochemistry
which of the following is consistent with the theory of vitalism ? A.all matter contains a vital force** b.the chemistry of life and nonlife are similar c. living things contain a vital force absent in nonliving things d. life must be sustsained through a series of chemical ...

English
Choose the best action or situation. An example of a metonym for the planet earth. soil globe rock moon Answer: globe

One more thing!
Day had broken cold and gray, exceedingly cold and gray, when the man turned aside from the main Yukon trail and climbed the high earth-bank, where a dim and little traveled trail led eastward through the fat spruce timberland. It was a steep bank, and he paused for breath at ...

physics
Find the density of the earth if its mass is 6×10^3kg and radius is 6.4×10^3km

Math
A 120Ib person would weight about 20Ib on the earth's moon. A 150 Ib person would weight 28I Ib on lo, a moon of Jupiter. Use ratio table to determine which make a person weight the most

English
Just out of curiosity, is it okay to use the phrase "and so" in a sentence? Like "Johnathan knew that he had to help the boy asking a question on Jiskha. And so, he did just that, and the boy went on to being the happiest boy on earth." I just need to know if "and so" is a ...

chemestry
the Earth has mass of approximately 5.98* 10^24kg and radius 6.38* 10^6m. what is the density of the Earth in (a)g/cm^3 and (b) kg/m^3 ?

Maths Algebra
Mass of Earth is (5.97×10^24)kg and Mass of Moon is (7.35×10^22)kg.What is the Total mass of the two?

Maths Algebra
The diameter of Sun is (1.4 ×10^8)m and the diameter of Earth is (1.2742×10^4)m . Show that the diameter of sun is nearly 100 times the diameter of Earth.

language arts - Ms. Sue, please check
“Lord of the Rings” is an epic fantasy adventure set in the world of Middle Earth. The story opens when Bilbo Baggins, an elderly hobbit, give his beloved nephew, Frodo, a plain gold ring. Then Bilbo disappears. Soon, Frodo is visited by strange beings, including a ...

L.A., Please Check
“Lord of the Rings” is an epic fantasy adventure set in the world of Middle Earth. The story opens when Bilbo Baggins, an elderly hobbit, give his beloved nephew, Frodo, a plain gold ring. Then Bilbo disappears. Soon, Frodo is visited by strange beings, including a ...

physics
calculate the escape velocity of a satellite from the earth's gravitational field,if the radius of the earth is 6.4×10^6m

physics math
A cruise ship moves southward in still water at a speed of 20.0 km/h, while a passenger on the deck of the ship walks toward the east at a speed of 5.0 km/h .The passengers velocity with respect to Earth is?

Physics
The earth has a radius of 6380 km and turns around once every 24 hours. What is the average speed of a person resting at the equator?

physics
a woman who weighs 150 lb. on earth would weigh 340 lb. on another planet, what is her mass on earth, what is her mass on the other planet, what is the magnitude of the gravitational field on the other planet

Science
It can be inferred from the passage that radioactive dating is important for estimating the age of A) all known meters B) all existing planets C) the earth D) the trees

Geography
What happens when we move vertically upwards from the earth

math
The ratio of an objects weight on earth to its weight on Neptune is 5:7. How much would a person who weighs 150 pounds on earth weigh on Neptune? A.210 pounds B.750 pounds c.107 1/7 pounds D.170 pounds

Science
40 degrees north runs along 146th street on the north side of Indianapolis. What is the rotational velocity of the surface of the earth at 40 degrees north?

Science
When did the first human exist? And when did they start populating the earth?

Physics
If you weigh 670 N on the earth, what would be your weight on the surface of a neutron star that has the same mass as our sun and a diameter of 15.0 km ? Take the mass of the sun to be ms = 1.99×1030 kg , the gravitational constant to be G = 6.67×10−11 N⋅m2/kg2...

Physics
A second's pendulum is taken on the surface of moon where acceleration due to gravity is 1/6th of that of earth.Will the time period of pendulum remain same or increase or decrease?Give a reason.

Math
The earth takes 365 1/4 days to go around the sun. Mercury takes 3 days less than 1/4 of this time. How many days does Mercury take to go around the sun? I believe I would have to find 1/4 of the 365 1/4 days then take 3 days out. I was given this do as home work but was not ...

Physics
Horizontal electric power lines supported by vertical poles can carry large currents. Assume that Earth’s magnetic field runs parallel to the surface of the ground from south to north with a magnitude of 0.50××10^-4 Tesla and that the supporting poles are 38 m apart. Find ...

math
If earth rotates at about 1000 mph and it rotates constantly each day. How many rotations will it complete after 4th hour, 8th hour and 24th hour.

Science
If you weigh 300 N on earth, then what is your mass and weight in mars?

physics
the acceleration of free fall on the moon is one sixth of that on earth. what would be the period on the moon of a simple pendulum which has a period of one second on the earth?

science
A simple pendulum with bob of mass m and conducting wire of length L swings(is hanging ) under gravity thro' an angle 2theetha. The earth's magnetic feild component in the direction perpendicular to swing is B. the max potential diff induced across pendulum is?

Physics
An astronaut wearing a spacesuit can jump 0.5 m vertically at the surface of the earth. The gravitational acceleration on Mars is 0.4 times that on the earth. If her takeoff velocity is the same, how high can the astronaut jump on Mars?

Biology
1. When and where was the first cell born? How did it happen? 2. What are the circumstances that make the appearance of the cell in this earth? 3. What are the differences between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell? How about plant and animal cell?

Physics
A planet with density equal to Earth is 2R times far away from earth, if we double the distancs from 2R to 4R then "g" becomes:-

Physics
A satellite orbits the Earth with a radius of 7000km. The acceleration of gravity at this distance=8.17m/s/s. How do I find the velocity of the satellite? I'm really struggling with finding the correct formula. I know the answer but can't figure out how to get there. Thanks if...

science
How Do the Earth's Four Subsystems Work Together?

Physics
I'm really struggling trying to understand what formulas to use for the following: A satellite orbits the earth with a radius of 7000 km. (a) what is the acceleration of gravity at this distance? (b) what is the velocity of the satellite? (c) how long does it take the ...

Physics
I'm really struggling trying to understand what formulas to use for the following: A satellite orbits the earth with a radius of 7000 km. (a) what is the acceleration of gravity at this distance? (b) what is the velocity of the satellite? (c) how long does it take the ...

geometry
The summit of Mount Everest is approximately 29,035 ft above sea level. What is the distance from the summit to the horizon, rounded to the nearest mile? Assume that the distance from the Earth's center to any point on Earth's surface is 4,000 miles. How do I solve this?

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