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How far of the Taurus form Earth?
How far of the Taurus form Earth? Answer in light year... Help me please.... The brightest star in the constellation of Taurus is Aldebaran (also known as Alpha Tau). An orange-red giant which is the thirteenth brightest star in the heavens, it was one of the four Royal Stars ...
August 21, 2005 by chuchy

science
how far is taurus from the sun?
April 2, 2009 by Anonymous

trig
earth is 149 600 000 km from the sun. this distance is equal to 1 A.U (astronomical unit). Mars is seen form earth to make an angle of 68degrees with the sun. a) draw a diagram and label b)how far are earth and mars c) do you think the distance between earth and mars are the ...
May 27, 2014 by Melanie

social studies
Multiple Choice 1. While Earth's orbit around the sun takes roughly 365 days, a single rotation of Earth takes about 8 hours. 24 hours. 1 month. 12 months. 2. During the summer solstice in the United States, the ______ _______ is tilted farthest toward the sun. Northern ...
December 3, 2012 by Sammy=( plzz answer!!

physic
There are 2 vehicles. Vehicle 1 a ford taurus at 3400 pounds is traveling 50mph headed east. Vehicle 2 is a dodge ram truck at 6400. The truck hits the car head on and the car is pushed back 35 feet from point of impact. The truck is 90 feet from point of impact. How fast was ...
June 6, 2013 by missi

science
1) The moon is about 250,000 miles away from the Earth. To the nearest centimetre, how far would it be from the Earth in our scale model? 2) In this mode, how far away from the Earth would the Sun be?
January 9, 2009 by luca

earth
how far should a man go from the centre of the earth such that his weight is 1\4th of that on the earth?radius=6400km.
October 20, 2010 by jahnvi

science
How far away from the earth does acceleration due to gravity become 1% of its value at the earth's surface. Assume that the earth is a sphere of radius 638000000cm.
September 30, 2011 by Derrick

Physics please HELP
A meteor is approaching. Assume that the meteor started very far away from the earth and just grazes the earth. You may ignore all other forces except gravitational force between earth and meteor. Assume that mass of the meteor is much smaller than mass of the earth. With ...
November 12, 2013 by Ramana

Physics please help
How far from the center of the Earth (in km) is the center of mass of the Earth + satellite system if the satellite has a mass of 6560 kg and is in orbit 46200 km above the surface of the Earth. The mass of the Earth is 5.98 * 10^24 kg and the radius of the Earth is 6370 km.
November 14, 2011 by Me

Physics help!
How far from the center of the Earth (in km) is the center of mass of the Earth + satellite system if the satellite has a mass of 6560 kg and is in orbit 46200 km above the surface of the Earth. The mass of the Earth is 5.98 * 10^24 kg and the radius of the Earth is 6370 km
November 14, 2011 by Me

earth
A satellite's escape velocity is 6.mi./sec, the radius of the earth is 3960 mi, and the earth's gravitational constant (g) is 32.2 ft./sec^2. How far is the satellite from the surface of the earth?
December 4, 2013 by Ernie

Physics
A projectile is fired vertically from Earth's surface with an initial speed v0. Neglecting air drag, how far above the surface of Earth will it go? (Use any variable or symbol stated above along with the following as necessary: ME for the mass of the Earth, rE for the radius ...
April 11, 2013 by Rachel

7th grade social studies Ms. Sue please
1. While Earth's orbit around the sun takes roughly 365 days, a single rotation of Earth takes about (1 point) 8 hours. 24 hours. 1 month. 12 months. 2. During the summer solstice in the United States, the ______ _______ is tilted farthest toward the sun. (1 point) Northern ...
November 29, 2012 by Delilah

ALGEBRA
A satalites escape velocity is 6.5 mi/sec, the radius of the earth is 3960 miles and the earth's gravitational constant(g) is 32.2 ft/sec^2 How far is the satelite from the surface of the earth?
July 1, 2013 by ASHLEY

physics
When a spacecraft travels from Earth to the Moon, the gravitational force from Earth initially opposes this journey. Eventually, the spacecraft reaches a point where the Moon's gravitational attraction overcomes the Earth's gravity. How far from Earth must the spacecraft be ...
October 4, 2012 by Garcia

Physics
A spaceship is launched from the Earth's surface with a speed v. The radius of the Earth is R. What will its speed be when it is very far from the Earth? (Use any variable or symbol stated above along with the following as necessary: G for the gravitational constant, m for the...
November 3, 2010 by Donny

Physics
A spaceship is launched from the Earth's surface with a speed v. The radius of the Earth is R. What will its speed be when it is very far from the Earth? (Use any variable or symbol stated above along with the following as necessary: G for the gravitational constant, m for the...
November 4, 2010 by Oscar

gravity
A spaceship is launched from the Earth's surface with a speed v. The radius of the Earth is R. What will its speed be when it is very far from the Earth? (Use any variable or symbol stated above along with the following as necessary: G for the gravitational constant, m for the...
November 5, 2010 by Anonymous

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.
July 15, 2010 by Stuck

Physics
When a spacecraft travels from the Earth to the Moon, both the Earth and the Moon exert a gravitational force on the spacecraft. Eventually, the spacecraft reaches a point where the Moon's gravitational attraction overcomes the Earth's gravity. How far from the Earth's surface...
October 13, 2012 by Sam

physics- please help me!
Earth turns on its axis approximately once every 24 hours. The radius of Earth is 6.38 X 10^6 m. a.) If some astronomical catastrophe suddenly brought Earth to a screeching halt (a physical impossibility as far as we know), with what speed would Earth's inhabitants who live at...
December 9, 2008 by rory

Physics
A satellite orbits Earth at a distance of 3rearth above Earth's surface. (Earth mass equals 5.97 X 10^24, earths equatorial radius equals 6.38 X 10^6) How many Earth radii is the satellite form Earths center?
November 1, 2010 by mercedes

Science
How does life on Earth depend on the sun? I put If the Earth is too near from the sun then it will be too hot and we wouldnt't be able to live. But if the Earth is too far from the Sun then it would be too cold. Is that a right answer?
November 21, 2011 by Himey

physics
when an object is 100m above the surface of earth. The earth's attraction for it is 10N. In order then the earth's attraction on the same object is only 5N. how far should be taken to object be away from surface of earth.
July 22, 2012 by Fareeha

principles of physics
If the Earth had two identical moons in one circular orbit, and the moons were as far apart in that orbit as they could be, the center of gravity of the Earth-moons system would beA) at the center of the Earth.B) outside the Earth, but beyond the orbital path of the moons.C) ...
March 2, 2012 by CHRIS

physics
If the Earth had two identical moons in one circular orbit, and the moons were as far apart in that orbit as they could be, the center of gravity of the Earth-moons system would beA) at the center of the Earth.B) outside the Earth, but beyond the orbital path of the moons.C) ...
March 3, 2012 by Mrs G

math alegebra
A satellite's escape velocity is 6.mi./sec, the radius of the earth is 3960 mi, and the earth's gravitational constant (g) is 32.2 ft./sec^2. How far is the satellite from the surface of the earth?
December 8, 2013 by Ernie

math
A satellite's escape velocity is 6.mi./sec, the radius of the earth is 3960 mi, and the earth's gravitational constant (g) is 32.2 ft./sec^2. How far is the satellite from the surface of the earth?
December 8, 2013 by Ernie

physics
How far from the center of the Earth must a 90 kg astronaut be in order for them to weigh 90 N? The mass of the Earth is 6 x 1024 kg.
March 10, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
How far from the center of the Earth must a 90 kg astronaut be in order for them to weigh 90 N? The mass of the Earth is 6 x 1024 kg.
March 10, 2013 by Anonymous

trig
A space shuttle 200 miles above the earth is orbiting the. Earth once every 6 hours. how far does the shuttle travel in one hour? Note the radius of earth about 4000 miles.
September 17, 2011 by Ali

science
why can you never see the far side of the moon from Earth ? a) because earth is spinning too quickly b) because it cannot be seen during daylight hours c) because the moon rotates once on its axis in the same time that it takes to revolve around earth d) because the moon does ...
November 13, 2013 by victoria

space
1give the diameter of the earth 2how far is the earth from the sun 3describe what causes night and day
May 10, 2009 by NICOLE (PLEASE HELP)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

science
if earth is one astronomical unit from the sun and has a period of 1 year, approximately how far is planet X form the sun if it has a period of 26 yearS
January 11, 2011 by bob

Physics
If a small planet were located 7 times as far as the Earth's distance from the Sun, it period is ___ earth years?
February 14, 2013 by Eve

Physics
Assuming that the Earth is spherical and recalling that latitudes range from 0° at the Equator to 90° N at the North Pole, how far apart, measured on the Earth's surface, are Copenhagen (55.67° N latitude), and Rome (41.90° N latitude)? The two cities lie on approximately the ...
October 14, 2010 by Gina

Physics
The radius of the Earth is 6.38 x(10^6)m. How far (path length) does a point on the equator move if the Earth rotates... a. 20 degrees b. 20 radians c. 20 revolutions
July 26, 2011 by Charlie

physics
How far would you have to drill into the Earth, to reach a point where your weight is reduced by 8.0 ? Approximate the Earth as a uniform sphere.
April 15, 2010 by Adam

Physics
How far would you have to drill into the Earth, to reach a point where your weight is reduced by 8.0 ? Approximate the Earth as a uniform sphere.
September 24, 2010 by John

Force of Gravity
How far from Earth's surface would you have to travel to be 1/4 your weight. Give your answer in Earth radii. I know you have to travel twice the distance or 1 Earth radii... I just don't know how to mathematically show it. Please help.
September 11, 2014 by Alison

Physics
How far from the center of the earth must a satellite be placed so that the acceleration due to gravity is half the value at the surface? (Hint: the diameter of the earth is 1.3x107 m.)
December 3, 2013 by Emily

pre calculus
a satellite is launched to take pictures during its orbit. its low and high points over the surface of the earth are 119 and 122800 miles. Find the polar equation if the center of the earth is the focus. assume that the earth has a radius of 4000 miles. Then find how far away ...
November 5, 2007 by Anonymous

Physics
A satellite is placed between the Earth and the Moon, along a straight line that connects their centers of mass. The satellite has an orbital period around the Earth that is the same as that of the Moon, 27.3 days. How far away from the Earth should this satellite be placed?
May 7, 2011 by Roberto

Physics
A satellite is placed between the Earth and the Moon, along a straight line that connects their centers of mass. The satellite has an orbital period around the Earth that is the same as that of the Moon, 27.3 days. How far away from the Earth should this satellite be placed?
May 7, 2011 by Roberto

physics
A satellite is placed between the Earth and the Moon, along a straight line that connects their centers of mass. The satellite has an orbital period around the Earth that is the same as that of the Moon, 27.3 days. How far away from the Earth should this satellite be placed?
April 23, 2013 by tae

Physics
The moon has a period of 27.3 days and a mean distance of 3.90 x 10^5 km from the center of Earth. a) Use Kepler's laws to find the period of a satellite in orbit 6.70 x 10^3 km from the center of Earth --- I was able to do this and the answer i got was: 88.6 mins, but was ...
October 11, 2008 by Tanveer

Physics
Assuming that the Earth is spherical and recalling that latitudes range from 0° at the Equator to 90° N at the North Pole, how far apart, measured on the Earth's surface, are Copenhagen (55.67° N latitude), and Rome (41.90° N latitude)? The two cities lie on approximately the ...
June 15, 2012 by Martha

physics
A rocket is launched straight up from the earth's surface at a speed of 1.80×104 m/s^2. a)What is its speed when it is very far away from the earth?
December 1, 2009 by kelly

Physics
How far is the center of mass of the Earth-Moon system from the center of the Earth? The Earth's mass is 5.97×1024 kg, the Moon's mass is 7.4×1022 kg, and the distance between their centers is 3.8×108 m.
June 4, 2012 by Jamie

Physics
How far is the center of mass of the Earth-Moon system from the center of the Earth? The Earth's mass is 5.97e24 Kg, the Moon's mass is 7.4e22 Kg, and the distance between their centers is 3.8e8m.
December 7, 2012 by Osamudiamen

science
If your weight is 60 N on earths surface how far should you go from the centre of earth so that your weight will be 300 N ?(radius of earth is 4.4*10^6 m)
March 18, 2013 by monika

physics
A 70 kg man weighs 686 N on the Earth's surface. How far above the surface of the Earth would he have to go to "lose" 14% of his body weight?
December 19, 2010 by melissa

physics
A 80 kg man weighs 784 N on the Earth's surface. How far above the surface of the Earth would he have to go to "lose" 15% of his body weight?
December 19, 2011 by alex

Physics
A man has a mass of 65kg on the Earth's surface. How far above the surface of the Earth would he have to go to "lose" 13% of his body weight?
November 24, 2013 by Anonymous

phsics
A 75 kg man weighs 735 N on the Earth's surface. How far above the surface of the Earth would he have to go to "lose" 15% of his body weight?
February 17, 2014 by Anonymous

Physics
A man has a mass of 80kg on the Earth's surface. Part A How far above the surface of the Earth would he have to go to "lose" 13% of his body weight?
September 26, 2013 by Joe

astronomy
If Taurus is now rising at sunset, which constellation will rise at sunset next month?
August 29, 2010 by Anonymous

Asteronomy
If Taurus is now rising at sunset, which constellation will rise at sunset next month?
August 26, 2011 by Anita

Physics Classical Mechanics
The mean distance from the center of the earth to the center of the moon is rem = 3.84 × 108 m. The mass of the earth is me = 5.98 × 1024 kg and the mass of the moon is mm = 7.34 × 1022 kg. The mean radius of the earth is re = 6.37 × 106 m. The mean radius of the moon is rm = ...
October 28, 2013 by Anonymous

earth
If a satalite weighs 90 kg at 10000 miles from the earth, how far away is it when it weighs 10 kg?
April 12, 2012 by Brenda

Science
Do you know how big the Sun is? The Sun is 400 times as big as the Moon and 400 times as far away. The Moon: 2.5mm diameter a) How big would the Sun be if the Moon were the size shown above? b) The Sun is actually about 865,000 miles in diameter, so 1 cm of the model ...
January 9, 2009 by luca

earth science
What may form when falling precipitation runs off the surface of the ground? Explain how the form of precipitation may affect runoff. I don't understand what they are asking. What do they mean by "What may form?" does it mean like a puddle? or mudslide? or something?
September 16, 2009 by Michelle

physics
A 70 kg man weighs 686 N on the Earth's surface. How far above the surface of the Earth would he have to go to "lose" 14% of his body weight? i dont even know where to start with this question... i need help!
December 19, 2010 by lissa

Physics
The Earth has a mass of 5.97 x10^24 kg and the Moon has a mass of 7.36 x10^22kg. The average distance between the center of the Earth and the center of the moon is 3.84 x10^8m. (a) How far away would the Moon need to be for the magnitude of the gravitational force acting on it...
September 21, 2012 by Ellie

physics
Find the distance (measured in earth radii, RE) from the center of the earth to a point outside the earth where the acceleration of gravity due to the earth is exactly one ninth of its value on the surface of the earth.
April 24, 2010 by Muhammad

Astronomy
A polar satellite, in a low Earth orbit passing over both poles, makes 16 orbits each day. Viewed from Earth, how far apart in longitude are its consecutive passes over the equator?
October 10, 2012 by Scarlett

Mathematics
Low Earth orbiting satellites orbit between 200 and 500 miles above Earth. In order to keep the satellites at a constant distance from Earth, they must maintain a speed of 17,000 miles per hour. Assume Earth's radius is 3960 miles. a. Find the angular velocity needed to ...
November 19, 2007 by Amie

Physics
At the heighest point on earth, the distance to the center of the earth is approximately equal to 1.0014 times the radius of the earth. What would be in N/kg the magnitude of the gravitational field (g) due to the earth at that position? Assume 9.8 N/kg for g at the surface of...
September 6, 2011 by Hannah

Science Question
Our class is studying the concave earth theory, which are our teacher suggests is the most viable theory for understanding the composition of the earth and the universe as a whole. However, I am having a difficult time comprehending the concave earth theory and how it would ...
May 10, 2007 by Joey

Physics
A satellite is placed between the Earth and the Moon, along a straight line that connects their centers of mass. The satellite has an orbital period around the Earth that is the same as that of the Moon, 27.3 days. How far away from the Earth should this satellite be placed? ...
May 8, 2011 by Roberto

Precalc HW (NO IDEA HOW TO SOLVE)
Low Earth orbiting satellites orbit between 200 and 500 miles above Earth. In order to keep the satellites at a constant distance from Earth, they must maintain a speed of 17,000 miles per hour. Assume Earth's radius is 3960 miles. a. Find the angular velocity needed to ...
November 19, 2007 by Amie

calculus
Write the standard form of the equation for the path of a communications satellite in a circular orbit 22,000 miles above Earth. (Assume that the radius of Earth is 4000 miles.)
February 2, 2011 by Anh

Physics help quick!
22. What does it mean for a force to act in accordance with an inverse square law? The square of the force is inversely proportional to the distance. The force decreases if the distance increases. The force is directly proportional to 1/r2 where r is the distance. The force is...
January 7, 2014 by Anonymous

Physic
The gravitational forces of the Earth and the Moon are attractive, so there must be a point on a line joining their centers where the gravitational forces on an object cancel. How far is this distance from the Earth's center?
May 8, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
Light from the sun reaches Earth in 8.3 min. How far is the Earth from the sun? The velocity of light is 3 × 108 m/s. Answer in units of m
January 23, 2013 by gera-pleaseeeee

Physics
A 7410-kg satellite has an elliptical orbit, as in the figure. The point on the orbit that is farthest from the earth is called the apogee and is at the far right side of the drawing. The point on the orbit that is closest to the earth is called the perigee and is at the far ...
November 11, 2012 by Donald

Physics
A 7410-kg satellite has an elliptical orbit, as in the figure. The point on the orbit that is farthest from the earth is called the apogee and is at the far right side of the drawing. The point on the orbit that is closest to the earth is called the perigee and is at the far ...
November 12, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics
how far from the center of the earth would a person with a weight of 469N on earth have to be to have a weight off 55.4N?
March 11, 2013 by nick

geography
Compare and contrast folded mountains to volcanic mountains. How they are alike? How they are different? i got some of it.. Similarities: Both were probably formed from convergent plate boundaries. Difference: Volcanic Mountains - are mountains that form when molten rock ...
July 25, 2013 by leena

math
A 40m deep well with radius 3.5m is dug and the earth taken out is evenly spread to form a plat form of dimension 28m by 22m. Find the height of the platform.
May 8, 2014 by Abenezer

MATH
LIGHT TRAVES AT 186,300 MILES PER SECOND. IF IT TAKES 8.32 MINUTES FOR LIGHT TO TRAVEL TO EARTH FROM THE SUN, HOW FAR AWAY FROM EARTH IS THE SUN. WRITE YOUR ANSWER IN SCIENTIFIC NOTATION.
May 7, 2014 by JOHN DUNN

English 8R - Project Help!
sales - action of selling something cattle - Large ruminants (Bos taurus) with horns and cloven hoofs, domesticated for meat or milk, or as beasts of burden; cows. can you help me out it together
December 12, 2012 by Laruen

Math
There are about 7 billion people on Earth. Suppose that they all lined up and held hands, each person taking about 2 yards of space. a. How long a line would the people form? b. The circumference of the Earth is about 25,000 miles at the equator. How many times would the line ...
November 17, 2013 by Brandon

Astronomy
Darwin proposed that the Moon formed far closer to Earth than it is now. Let’s see just how close it could possibly be to Earth and survive. In particular, in the next 4 problems you will find the distance from Earth at which the tidal force due to Earth is sufficient to lift ...
December 23, 2012 by sam

science
ok i have a couple questions. 1. How has life changed throughout Earth's history? 2.What are three things that fossils tell us about earth's past? 3.What is radioactive dating? how do scientists use parent and daughter elements to determine the age of a fossil? 4.What is ...
April 9, 2009 by emily

physics
Using Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation, compare the effect of the Sun and the Moon on the tides. Constants: Mass of the Moon, M☽= 7.348E22 kg. Moon's semi-major axis, a☽= 3.844E8 m. You can find the other constants you will need on the Astronomy Formula Chart...
November 16, 2011 by Maria

Math
A star is 300 light years away from Earth. If the speed of light is 3 X 10^5 km/s, calculate the distance the star is from Earth. Give your answer in kilometers and written if standard form.
November 11, 2011 by Shobhi

physics
magine a straight line connecting the centers of the earth and the moon. At some point along this line the gravitational forces pulling a spacecraft towards the moon and towards the earth exactly balance each other, and the craft could just sit there in (an unstable) ...
March 20, 2011 by peter

physics
What is the distance from the Earth's center to a point outside the Earth where the gravitational acceleration due to the Earth is 1/22 of its value at the Earth's surface? _ m
December 18, 2009 by asia

physics
What is the distance from the Earth's center to a point outside the Earth where the gravitational acceleration due to the Earth is 1/45 of its value at the Earth's surface?
February 22, 2010 by Anonymous

phy
What is the distance from the Earth's center to a point outside the Earth where the gravitational acceleration due to the Earth is 1/12 of its value at the Earth's surface?
September 17, 2010 by ami

Physics
What is the distance from the Earth's center to a point outside the Earth where the gravitational acceleration due to the Earth is 1/20 of its value at the Earth's surface?
October 3, 2010 by Eden

colllege physics
What is the distance from the Earth's center to a point outside the Earth where the gravitational acceleration due to the Earth is 1/45 of its value at the Earth's surface?
February 22, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
As you walked on the moon, the earth’s gravity would still pull on you weakly and you would still have an earth weight. How large would that earth weight be, compared to your earth weight on the earth’s surface? (Note: The earth’s radius is 6378 km and the distance separating ...
March 31, 2011 by olga

Astro
What is the distance in meters from the Earth's center to a point out-side the Earth where the gravitational acceleration due to the Earth is 1/20 of its value at the Earth's surface?
October 2, 2009 by Ryrya

Physics
Light from the Sun reaches Earth in 8.3 min. The speed of light is 3.00 x 10^8 m/s. How far is Earth from the Sun? GIVEN: t = 8.3 min V = 3.00 x 10^8 m/s --> Would acceleration be 9.81 m/s^2? Is it this equation d = Vit + 1/2 a t^2
December 23, 2009 by Priscilla

Physics
A skydiver is jumping from an airplane traveling at 10.0 m/s. The plane is 3520 m above the earth. The sky diver pulls his cord at 1760 m above the earth. Neglecting air resistance, how far does the skydiver travel horizontally before pulling the cord?
June 14, 2013 by Isis

College Physics
Sirius is about 9.0 light-years from Earth. To reach the star by spaceship in 10 years (ship time), how fast must you travel? How long would the trip take according to an Earth-based observer? How far is the trip according to you?
April 25, 2010 by Lanise

colleg physics
Sirius is about 9.0 light-years from Earth. To reach the star by spaceship in 10 years (ship time), how fast must you travel? How long would the trip take according to an Earth-based observer? How far is the trip according to you?
April 30, 2010 by Lanise

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