# An satellite moves in a circular orbit 775 km above the Earth's surface. The period of the motion is 100.1 min.

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1.)Why is Earth’s temperature just right for life? (1 point) A.)Earth’s core is hot enough to heat Earth’s surface. B.)Earth’s magnetic field creates suitable temperatures on Earth’s surface. C.)Earth’s crust is warmed by heat from the sun. D.)Earth’s atmosphere ...

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An object moves up and down the y-axis with an acceleration given as a function of time t by the expression a equals A sine of omega-t. , whereA. and omega. are constants. What is the period of this motion? Answer omega. 2 pi omega. omega squared times A. 2 pi over omega. ...

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The hammer throw is a track-and-field event, popular in Scotland, in which a ball on a rope (the "hammer") is whirled around the thrower in a circle before being released. The goal is the send the ball as a projectile as far down the field as possible. At a track meet, the ...

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A satellite has an orbital period of 4 hours. what is the altitude? thanks.

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A satellite dish is designed to pick up radio waves from geostationary satellites about 36000 km about the Earth's surface. If the dish's surface is a part of a sphere of radius R, where should the receiver be placed compared to the center of the dish? 1. At a distance R/2 ...

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A hurricane is a very powerful storm. It is a cyclonic storm, which means that it has a circular pattern within the hurricane within the hurricane. The name hurricane refers to storms that startover the Atlantic Ocean or eastern Pacific Ocean. For example, they are called ...

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A spider sits on its web, undergoing simple harmonic motion with amplitude A.What fraction of each cycle does the spider spend at positions with x>0.75A? Hint: Use the analog of uniform circular motion.

**Physics Please Help**

A spider sits on its web, undergoing simple harmonic motion with amplitude A.What fraction of each cycle does the spider spend at positions with x>0.75A? Hint: Use the analog of uniform circular motion.

**Physics**

A small lead ball, attached to a 1.50-m rope, is being whirled in a circle that lies in the vertical plane. The ball is whirled at a constant rate of three revolutions per second and is released on the upward part of the circular motion when it is 0.75 m above the ground. The ...

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a) What will an object weigh on the Moon's surface if it weighs 500 N on Earth's surface? (b) How many Earth radii must this same object be from the center of Earth if it is to weigh the same as it does on the Moon? Alright, I know how to do part a. but I'm having issues on ...

**astronomy**

a remote internet webpage may sometimes reach your computer by going through a geostationary satellite orbiting approx. 3.6x10^7m above earths surface. What is the minimum delay in seconds that the webpage takes to reach your computer.

**Science**

At the distance of the earth from the sun the pressure exerted by sunlight is avout 10^-5 Pa How much force does this pressure exerted on 10m^2 array of solar cells on a satellite when the array is perpendicular to the direction of the sunlight? If the satellite has a mass of ...

**Physics**

At the distance of the earth from the sun the pressure exerted by sunlight is avout 10^-5 Pa How much force does this pressure exerted on 10m^2 array of solar cells on a satellite when the array is perpendicular to the direction of the sunlight? If the satellite has a mass of ...

**Physics**

A ball (mass = 250 g) on the end of an ideal string is moving in circular motion as a conical pendulum. The length L of the string is 1.92 m and the angle with the vertical is 37 degrees. A) What is the magnitude of the torque (N m) and direction (from the listed answers) of ...

**math**

It is estimated that one third of one per cent of the Earth’s surface receives more energy from the sun than the total projected needs for the year 2014. Assuming the Earth’s surface to be 1.97 x 108 square miles. Find the area in acres.

**math**

It is estimated that one third of one per cent of the Earth’s surface receives more energy from the sun than the total projected needs for the year 2014. Assuming the Earth’s surface to be 1.97 x 108 square miles. Find the area in acres.

**physics**

A jewel thief decides to hide a stolen diamond by placing it at the bottom of a crystal-clear fountain. He places a circular piece of wood on the surface of the water and anchors it directly above the diamond at the bottom of the fountain, as shown below. If the fountain is x...

**Physics - Gravitation**

Vesta, a minor planet in the Asteriod Belt between Mars and Jupiter, has a mean radius of 525 km and mass of 2.59 X 10^20 kg. The Dawn Spacecraft (m = 1240 kg) orbited Vesta in 2011 & 2012. How much energy did the spacecraft expend going from the 2750 km orbit to a 210 km ...

**Chemistry**

IF 80mg of a radioactive element decays to 10mg in 30 minutes, the half-life of this element is a.10 min b.20 min c.30 min d.40 min the answer is a.10 min but i would like to know why, please help.

**physics**

a 21.2 kg mass attached to a spring scale rests on a smooth, horizontal surface. the spring scale, attached to the front end of a boxcar, reads T=35.6N when the car is in motion. If the spring scale reads zero when the car is at rest, determine the acceleration of the car, ...

**physics**

A 25.7 kg mass attached to a spring scale rests on a smooth, horizontal surface. The spring scale, attached to the front end of a boxcar, reads T = 47.6 N when the car is in motion. If the spring scale reads zero when the car is at rest, determine the acceleration of the car, ...

**Math**

Radius of earth 3,959 miles Space shuttle orbits 200 miles above earths Surface Space shuttle completes 220 degrees of a Revolution around earth in one day What is the average speed of the space Shuttle

**Math**

Radius of earth 3,959 miles Space shuttle orbits 200 miles above earths Surface Space shuttle completes 220 degrees of a Revolution around earth in one day What is the average speed of the space Shuttle

**Physics**

the temperature at the surface of the sun is approximatly at 5700K and the temperature at the surface of the earth is approxiamtly 290 K. what entropy change occurs when 1100 J of energy is transfered by radiation from the sun to the earth?

**Physics**

The surface of the Sun is approximately 5,650 K, and the temperature of the Earth's surface is approximately 295 K. What entropy change occurs when 6,000 J of energy is transferred by heat from the Sun to the Earth? ______J/K

**Physics**

If centripetal force on an object in uniform circular motion is increased what is the effect on frequency of rotation if radius is constant. What is the effect on frequency and radius if both are free to vary. If veloicty increases, period is decreased, so frequency is increased.

**Physics**

The surface of the Sun is approximately 5,650 K, and the temperature of the Earth's surface is approximately 295 K. What entropy change occurs when 6,000 J of energy is transferred by heat from the Sun to the Earth? (J/K)

**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.

**Astronomy**

1. Consider an asteroid of radius 2 km and density 2,500 kg/m^3 impacting the Earth. When it collides with the surface its kinetic energy is, to a large extent, dumped into the environment, some as heat vaporizing rock and some as mechanical energy throwing rock to great ...

**Physics problems**

Hi, everyone who is going to read this, thank you for trying to help me, this really means a lot to me, you are saving my behind! Ok, so here it goes: I was wondering if this information is correct; please tell me if it is not A Ferris wheel is a vertical wheel...it undergoes ...

**physics**

The radius of the moon is one fourth and its mass is one eighty first that of the earth. If the acceleration due to gravity on the earth's surface is 9.8meter per square. What is its value on the moon's surface?

**physics**

A test rocket is fired vertically upward from a well. A catapult gives it an initial speed of 80.8 m/s at ground level. Its engines then fire and it accelerates upward at 3.90 m/s2 until it reaches an altitude of 920 m. At that point its engines fail, and the rocket goes into ...

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The words in the bank are air resistance,time, zero, inertia, mass, direction, friction, rolling friction, and less. See if I did them right and if I didn't write anything on the blank, I need help with it. THANKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 10. Speed can be determined if you know ...

**Precalc**

okay sorry last two questions! I promise! The sun always illuminates half of the moon’s surface, except during a lunar eclipse. The illuminated portion of the moon visible from Earth varies as it revolves around Earth resulting in the phases of the moon. The period from a ...

**Physics**

An object has a mass of 0.5 kg. It undergoes a simple harmonic motion. The amplitude of that motion is 0.07 m and the period is 0.31 s. What is the total energy of the object?

**Science**

Compared with the strength of Earth's gravity at its surface, how much weaker is gravity at a distance of 10 Earth radii from Earth's center? At 20 Earth radii?

**Math**

The surface area of a sphere is given by the formula 4pi r2, where is it's radius. Although the shape of earth is noth exactly spherical, it has an average radius of 3960 miles. Estimate the surface area of earth.

**Physics**

"If a small planet were located 8 times as far as the Earth's distance from the Sun, what would be its period in Earth years?" (22.5 earth years) As a note, we are given a table with all of the planets' masses and radii.

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1.) The earth's radius is about 3956.52 mi. An object that has a mass of 20 kg is taken to a height of 160 km above the earth's surface. a. What is the mass of the object at this height? b. How much does the object weigh at this height?

**physics ...plzzzz help...**

1 ) If the mass of the Moon is 7.4 x 1022 kg and its radius is 1.74 x 106 m, compute the speed with which an object would have to be fired in order to sail away from it, completely overcoming the Moon’s gravity pull. 2 ) Show that if a satellite orbits very near the ...

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The Earth is a satellite of the sun? If not can you tell me what it is?

**Physics**

What is the speed of a geosynchronous satellite on Earth?

**World Geography**

REVIEW 1.How do lines of latitude and longitude help geographers study Earth? A. These lines show geographers the direction of Earth’s rotation around the sun. B. These lines help geographers see the difference between oceans and landforms on Earth’s surface. C. These ...

**mastering physics**

A lunar lander is descending toward the moon's surface. Until the lander reaches the surface, its height above the surface of the moon is given by y\left( t \right) = b - ct + dt^2, where b = 740 m is the initial height of the lander above the surface, c = 64.0 m/s, and d = 1....

**Physics**

Earth's moon is 3.8 X 10 8 m from the planet and is in freefall. Acceleration due to the Earth's gravity acting on the moon is 2.70X 10 -3. What is the moon's speed? How long does it take to make a complete orbit?

**physics**

when a automobile moves overe a wide, closed loop of embedded in a road surface, the magnetic field of the earth within the loop altered? is a pulse of current produced? can you cite a pratical application for this at a traffic intersection?

**math**

A rocket is stopped 12 feet from a satellite when it begings accelerating away from the satellite at a constant rate of 12 feet per second. The distance between the rocket and the satellite is given by the polynormial P(t)= 6t^2+12. Find the distance between the rocet and the ...

**Chemistry**

Strong sunshine bombards the earth with about 1 kJ.m-2.s-1 Calculate the maximum mass of pure ethanol that can be vaporized in 10. min from a beaker left in strong sunshine, assuming the surface area of the ethanol to be 50.cm 2 .

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An object-–spring system undergoes simple harmonic motion. If the mass of the object is doubled, what will happen to the period of the motion?

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hi i am not sure how to do this...thank you a man is going to pitch a ball. he moves the ball in a circular path of radius 0.6 m, constantly applying a force of 30N to the ball in the same direction as the ball's velocity along the circular path. at the highest point on the ...

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(Velocity and acceleration.) The acceleration of gravity on the surface of the Moon is a = 1.6 m/s2, as opposed to g = 9.8 m/s2 on Earth. An Olympic high-jumper can jump to about 2.35 m on the surface of the Earth. What height could an Olympic high-jumper reach on the surface ...

**Physics**

A boat travelling at 30km/hr relative to water is headed away from the bank of a river and downstream. The river is 1/2 km wide and flows at 6km/hr. The boat arrives at the opposite bank in 1.24 min. I calculated the perpendicular component of the boat relative to the water as...

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a 1kg satellite has an orbital period of 4 hours. what's the altitude?

**Science**

Some constellations such as Ursa Minor, are visible in the sky year round other constellations appear for only part of the year.Explain why this happens. The earth moves in its orbit, so the direction facing away from the sun changes during the year. We only see stars in the ...

**physics (3 separate questions)**

1. The motion of a body is described by the equation ay = −308y. (a) Find the angular frequency. (b) Find the frequency. (c) Find the period. 2. A 2.10 kg mass attached to a spring oscillates with a period of 0.395 s and an amplitude of 20.5 cm. (a) Find the total ...

**Physics**

The center of a 1.10km diameter spherical pocket of oil is 1.10km beneath the Earth's surface. Estimate by what percentage directly above the pocket of oil would differ from the expected value of for a uniform Earth? Assume the density of oil is . Express your answer using two...

**Phsyics**

The center of a 1.10km diameter spherical pocket of oil is 1.10km beneath the Earth's surface. Estimate by what percentage directly above the pocket of oil would differ from the expected value of for a uniform Earth? Assume the density of oil is . Express your answer using two...

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1. how does earth's rotation cause day and night? (1pt) As the earth rotates toward the east the sun appears to rise in the east and set in the west. 2.Roughly how many times does the earth rotate during each complete revolution? (1pt) 365. 3. Saturn's day is roughly 10 hours ...

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The acceleration of gravity at the surface of the moon is approximately 1/6 that at the surface of the Earth (9.8m/s). What is the weight of an astronaut standing on the moon whose weight on Earth is 180lbs?

**Physics**

A spring stretches 4.3 cm when a 13 g object is hung from it. The object is replaced with a block of mass 22 g that oscillates in simple harmonic motion, calculate the period of motion.

**Physics**

A spring stretches 4.3 cm when a 13 g object is hung from it. The object is replaced with a block of mass 22 g that oscillates in simple harmonic motion, calculate the period of motion.

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A spring stretches 3.4-cm when a 7-g object is hung from it. The object is replaced with a block of mass 24 g that oscillates in simple harmonic motion. Calculate the period of motion

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A baseball (m = 145 g) traveling 20 m/s moves a fielder's glove backward 25 cm when the ball is caught. What was the average force exerted by the ball on the glove? Magnitude N Direction in the direction opposite to the ball's motion in the direction of the ball's motion ...

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Which of the following best describes the strength of the gravitational force on Earth due to your mass? A) It is zero as long as you are standing on Earth’s surface. B) It is much greater than Earth’s gravitational force on you because Earth’s mass is so great. C) It is...

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What is the centripetal acceleration of a satellite orbiting Saturn at the location exactly on Saturn radius above the surface of Saturn

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Space explorers discover an 8.7×10^17kg asteroid that happens to have a positive charge of 4400 C. They would like to place their 3.3×10^5kg spaceship in orbit around the asteroid. Interestingly, the solar wind has given their spaceship a charge of -1.2C. What speed must ...

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For an object of mass m in a circular orbit of radius R under the gravitational influence of a center of mass M, find an expression for the total energy, the sum of kinetic and potential energy (with potential energy at infinite distance set to zero), in terms of the ...

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A nurse counts 72 heartbeats in 1 min. Show that the frequency and period of the heartbeats are 1.2 Hz and 0.83 s, respectively. I responded as: frequency=72hb/min*1min/60sec Is this correct? Thank you

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The Weight of an object varies inversely as the square of its distance from the centre of the earth.the weight of a spacecraft is observed to be only a quater of its weight on earth.How far is the spacecraft from the surface of the earth? [take radius of the earth to be 6400km ]

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I don't want someone to do this for me-I'm just totally lost and don't even know where to start-I'm totally lost on this one- the earth is surrounded by an electric field with a strenth of 100 N/C at the surface. Its electric properties are the same as a point charge located ...

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When you drop a 0.27-kg apple, Earth exerts a force on it that accelerates it at 9.8 m/s2 toward Earth's surface. According to Newton's third law, the apple must exert an equal and opposite reaction force on Earth. If the mass of Earth is 5.98 1024 kg, what would be the ...

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If you were to jump from an airplane at an altitude of 15000 ft. and fall toward the Earth at 100 mph how long would it take to reach the surface?

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A small compass is held horizontally, the center of its needle a distance of 0.460 m directly north of a long wire that is perpendicular to the earth's surface. When there is no current in the wire, the compass needle points due north, which is the direction of the horizontal ...

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What equations should I use to calculate the effective value of g, the acceleration of gravity (in meters/second^2), at 5800 km above the earth's surface?

**physics**

A circular wire coil consists of 100 turns and is wound tightly around a very long iron cylinder with a radius of 2.5 cm and a relative permeability of 2200. The loop has a current of 7.5A in it. Determine the magnetic field strength produced by the coil (a) at the center of ...

**College Physics**

A 1.70 kg object attached to a spring moves without friction and is driven by an external force given by F = (3.00 N) sin(2πt). (a) If the force constant of the spring is 20.0 N/m, determine the period. _____s For this one I tried 2*pi*sqrt(1.7/20) but it said my answer ...

**Physics**

When an automobile moves over a wide, closed loop of wire embedded in a road surface, is the magnetic field of the Earth within the loop altered? Is a pulse of current produced? Can you cite a practical application for this at a traffic intersection?

**Physics**

When an automobile moves over a wide, closed loop of wire embedded in a road surface, the magnetic field of the Earth within the loop altered? Is a pulse of current produced? Can you cite a practical application for this at a traffic intersection?

**mechanics and heat**

At the same instant that a 0.5 kg ball is dropped from 25 m above earth , a second ball , with a mass of 0.25 kg , is thrown straight upward from earth’s surface with an initial speed of 15 m/s . They move along nearby lines and pass without colliding. What is the velocity ...

**chemistry**

determine the concentration of NH3(aq) that is required to dissolve 775 mg of AgCl(s) in 100.0 mL of solution. The Ksp of AgCl is 1.77× 10–10.] please help!!!!!!!

**Astronomy**

Saturn’s Moon Janus is observed to orbit the planet with period 0.695 days, grazing the planet with an orbital radius only 2.64 times the radius of the planet itself. Use this information to find the mass of Saturn. Express your answer as a multiple of the mass of Earth M&#...

**math**

Hi, Nearly all of the energy used on earth comes originally from the sun, and that solar radiation is intercepted at 1370 Wm^-^2 at the top of the atomsphere, and that 49%of this radiation is absorbed by the earths surface. If a shallow dish containing ice or warte, placed on ...

**Physics**

1 m pendlum on Earth has a period of 2 s. What would it's period be on the moon where the acceleration due to gravity is 1.63 m/s2 ?

**Physics**

A satellite is orbiting the earth at a distance of 1.00 x 10^3 km. What is its speed?

**Physics**

A mass is tied to a 1 m string. The string is attached to a point on a horizontal frictionless surface and the mass is set into circular motion. The string will break if tension becomes larger than 10 N. The maximum kinetic energy that the mass can achieve before the string ...

**mojo**

A hydrogen atom is in its elevnth excited state, n = 12. Using the Bohr model of hydrogen, find the linear momentum. You want to solve for the electron velocity and multiply that by the electrn mass. There are many ways to do this. One would be to get the radius of the orbit ...

**physics**

If you weigh 650 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 = 1.99×10^30 kg, the gravitational constant to be G = 6.67×10^−11 Nxm^2/kg^2 , ...

**math**

a mechanical toy on a circular track goes foward 3in. then back 2in. how many moves does the toy take to complete one 15in. revolution? i got 15 moves but i just want to make sure i did it right.

**Physics (pressure)**

What is the total mass of the earth's atmosphere? The radius of the Earth is 6.37E6 m, and atmospheric pressure at the surface is 1.013E5 N/m^2 (or Pa). I tried this: 1.013E5 Pa = Mg/ pi(6.37E6)^2 1.013E5 Pa (denominator)= 9.8 M solve for M: I'm coming with different ans from ...

**science**

imagine you are in a spaceship flying from the earth - describe what you see from the space and how you feel as it moves out of the gravitation pull of earth?

**science**

imagine you are in a spaceship flying from the earth - describe what you see from the space and how you feel as it moves out of the gravitation pull of earth?

**science. -_-**

Okk so im not asking for answers, i just need somone to expplain this homework to me! I don't get it what so ever. So the homework tittle is Weight in space. So it has a whole discripition in wjich i will write dpwn for you. The paper says: Gravity is an invisible force that ...

**MATH**

Source: At the end of 1993, scientists tracked 1550 nonfunctional components in orbit and projected 42 such objects are added each year. Suppose that an average of 15 of these are brought back to Earth each year. Question. Let t represent time in years. Write the function D ...

**physics**

A planet orbits a star once every 3.14x10^7 s in a nearly circular orbit of radius 1.51x10^11 m. (a) With respect to the star, determine the angular speed of the planet b) With respect to the star, determine the tangential speed of the planet. c) With respect to the star, ...

**Physics**

Please help me with the following problem: Joe is on a cross-country trip from New York to Los Angeles. He drives for 45.0 min at 70.0 km/h, 10.0 min at 95 km/h, and 30.0 min at 55.0 km/h, and he spends 20.0 min eating lunch and buying gas. What is the average speed for this ...

**physics**

A piston in a car engine has a mass of 0.75 kg and moves with motion wich was approximately simple harmonic. If the amplitude of zis oscillation is 10 cm and z max. safe operating speed of z engine is 6000 rev. per min. Calculate: a. Max acceleration of z piston b. Max.speed ...

**Physics**

The period of motion of an object-spring system is T = 0.474 s when an object of mass m = 296 g is attached to the spring. (a) Find the frequency of motion in hertz. _______Hz (b) Find the force constant of the spring. _______N/m (c) If the total energy of the oscillating ...

**college, Astronomy**

Compared with the strength of Earth's gravity at its surface, how much weaker is gravity at a distance of 13 Earth radii from Earth's center?

**PHYSICS**

Search: a 1.0 kg mass weighs 9.8 n on earths surface and the radius of the earth is roughly 6.4x10 to the 6 m. what is the mass of the earth and the average density of Earth

**Physics**

The gravitational acceleration on the surface of Mercury is 0.38 times that of Earth. Its radius is also about 0.38 times that of the Earth. What is the ratio of the density of Mars to that of Earth?