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Algebra 2
saturn is approximately 1.4 x10^9 kilometers from the Sun. If light travels at approximately 3.0 x 10^5 kilometers per second, how long does it take light from the Sun to reach Saturn? Express your answer in scientific notation.
July 6, 2008 by Mary

Algebra II
The problem states: Saturn is approximately 1.4x 10 to the 9th power kilometers from the Sun. If light travels at approx. 3.0 x 10 to the 5th power kilometers per second, how long does it take light from the Sun to reach Saturn? Express your answer in scientific notation. The ...
February 3, 2008 by Lucy

math
Saturn is 6 times further from the Sun than Mars. Define a variable and write and expression for the distance of Saturn from the Sun.
September 8, 2010 by Tammy

math
Saturn is 6 times further from the Sun than Mars. Define a variable and write and expression for the distance of Saturn from the Sun. Not the same person
September 8, 2010 by James

algebra word problem
The mass of Saturn is about 5.688 10^23 metric tons. The mass of the sun is about 1.998 x 10^27 metric tons. About how many times the mass of Saturn is the mass of the sun? Give answer in scientific notation. The mass of the sun is about ----- times the mass of Saturn. COULD ...
December 4, 2008 by pj

astronomy
1. The radius of the Sun is 7 X 10^5 kilometers. Use powers of ten to show that the Sun's radius is about 100 times the Earth's radius. 2. Given that an astronomical unit is 1.5 X 10^8 kilometers and a light-year is about 10^13 kilometers, how many AU are in a light-year? 1 x ...
April 3, 2007 by John

algebra 2
The mass of Saturn is about 5.688 10^23 metric tons. The mass of the sun is about 1.998 x 10^27 metric tons. About how many times the mass of Saturn is the mass of the sun? Give answer in scientific notation. The mass of the sun is about ----- times the mass of Saturn.
June 13, 2010 by at

physics
a 50 kg person is standing on mercury. mercury's mass is .0553 times the earths mass and has a radius of 2439 kilometers a. what is the persons weight on saturn b. what is the persons mass on saturn how do i solve this, i dont need the answers, just an explanation
November 14, 2008 by kim

Physics
Calculate the gravitational force between the Sun and Saturn. The mass of the Sun is 1.99×1030 kg. The mass of Saturn is 5680×1023 kg. The distance between them is 143×1010 m. In Newtons
February 13, 2014 by John

Astronomy
Show that Kepler's third law is consistent (approximately) for the orbits of the Mars and Saturn. Show all your calculations and appropriate units. P Mars = 690 days; a Mars = 2.3 x 108 km P Saturn = 10,700 days; a Saturn = 1.4 x 109 km
October 2, 2011 by Rebecca

algebra
1)Simplify:(3x^0y^-4)(2x^2y)^3 answer=6x^6 over y 2)Simplify:2x^2y^5z^-4 over 8x^6yz^3 answer= y^4 over 4x^4z 3)Saturn is 1.4 x 10^9 kilometers away from the sun. If light travels 3.0 x 10^4 km per second,how long does it take light from the sun to reach saturn? Express the ...
August 1, 2007 by erin

MATH ANALYSIS
How do i do this? According to Kepler's Laws, planets have elliptical orbits, with the sun at one of the foci. The farthest Pluto gets from the sun is 7.4 billion kilometers. The closest it gets to the sun is 4.4 billion kilometers. Find the equation of the orbit of Pluto.
December 7, 2009 by anonymous

science
One of Saturn's moons has an orbital distance of 1.87×100000000m. The mean orbital period of this moon is approximately 23hours. Use this information to estimate a mass for the planet Saturn.
July 26, 2013 by trina

physical science
One of Saturn's moons has an orbital distance of 1.87 x 108 m. The mean orbital period of this moon is approximately 23 hours. Use this information to estimate a mass for the planet Saturn.
December 8, 2011 by chris

science
One of Saturn's moons has an orbital distance of 1.87× 10m to the 8 power. The mean orbital period of this moon is approximately 23 hours. Use this information to estimate a mass for the planet Saturn.
July 27, 2013 by trina

physical science
the diameter of the planet saturn is 10 times that of the earth but the mass of the planet is only 90 times greater than that of the earth.what is the gravitational acceleration or number gs you will feel on saturn?(8.8m.s-2)
February 16, 2014 by celiwe

Physics
Saturn makes one complete orbit of the Sun every 29.4 years. Calculate the radius of the orbit of Saturn. Hint: It is a very good approximation to assume this orbit is circular.
June 29, 2012 by Sierra

College Physics
In 1986, the distance of closest approach of Halley’s comet to the Sun is 0.57AU. (1 AU is the mean Earth-Sun distance = 150 million kilometers.) The comet’s speed at closest approach is 54.97 km/s. (a) – By 1989, Halley’s comet had traveled to a distance corresponding to the ...
November 4, 2012 by johnathan

mila
Determine the time it takes for a satellite to orbit the Saturn in a circular "near-Saturn" orbit. A "near-Saturn" orbit is at a height above the surface of the Saturn that is very small compared to the radius of the Saturn. [Hint: You may take the acceleration due to gravity ...
July 13, 2013 by perat

physic
Determine the time it takes for a satellite to orbit the Saturn in a circular "near-Saturn" orbit. A "near-Saturn" orbit is at a height above the surface of the Saturn that is very small compared to the radius of the Saturn. [Hint: You may take the acceleration due to gravity ...
July 13, 2013 by jasika

Physics - Astronomy
A hypothetical moon is orbiting Saturn in a circular orbit that has exactly 3 times the period that an object orbiting in one of one of the gaps in Saturn's rings would have. As measured from the center of Saturn at what fraction [to 3 decimal places] of that moon's orbital ...
November 15, 2012 by Leslie

physic
A spacecraft of mass = 4673 kg with a speed 5.0 10 m/s approaches Saturn which is moving in the opposite direction with a speed 9.6 10 m/s. After interacting gravitationally with Saturn, the spacecraft swings around Saturn and heads off in the opposite direction it approached...
October 26, 2013 by Anonymous

math
5.Escape velocity is the speed necessary to escape the gravitational pull of a plant. The escape velocity of Earth is 11.3 kilometers per second, while the escape velocity of Saturn is 310% of that. What is the escape velocity of Saturn?
July 8, 2014 by Johnny

physics
A spacecraft of mass m1 = 4673 kg with a speed v1i=5.0 ×103 m/s approaches Saturn which is moving in the opposite direction with a speed vs=9.6×103 m/s. After interacting gravitationally with Saturn, the spacecraft swings around Saturn and heads off in the opposite direction ...
October 27, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics Classical Mechanics
A spacecraft of mass m1 = 2161 kg with a speed v1i=7.0 ×103 m/s approaches Saturn which is moving in the opposite direction with a speed vs=9.6×103 m/s. After interacting gravitationally with Saturn, the spacecraft swings around Saturn and heads off in the opposite direction ...
October 28, 2013 by Anonymous

Science 6th grade Earth's day and night ANSWERS
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 ...
March 12, 2014 by Queen elsa

physics
A ship approaches saturn at 10.4km/s and saturns speed is 9.6km/s (relative to the sun). Take the interaction as elastic collision. Saturns mass is greater than the space ship. Find the speed of the ship after it goes around Saturn.
December 8, 2010 by katie

Physics
a) What is the magnitude of the gravitational force that the Sun exerts on Saturn? b) What is the magnitude of the gravitational force that Saturn exerts on the Sun?
October 23, 2012 by Ryan

Math
The Pioneer 10 spacecraft passed the planet Jupiter on December 12, 1973, and exited the solar system on June 14, 1983. The craft traveled from Mars to Jupiter, a distance of approximately 1 billion kilometers, in one year and nine months. a.Calculate the approximate speed of ...
November 17, 2013 by Aubrey

Science
I need to now in order which of these are big in order from biggest to smallest: Moon, Whirlpool Galaxy, Hubble Deep Feild Galaxies, Hubble Space Telescope, Pleiades Star, Cluster, Saturn Sun Then the distance from closest earth to the farthest in order: Moon, Whirlpool Galaxy...
January 10, 2007 by Anonymous

physics
The sun is 1.5 1011 m from the earth. (a) Over what surface area is solar radiation spread at this distance? (b) What is the total power radiated by the sun? (The sun delivers energy to the surface of the earth at a rate of approximately 1400 W/m2.) (c) Treating the sun as a ...
April 9, 2012 by JOHN

science
write T if the statement is true or F if it is false. a.)All the planets travel around the sun at the same speed.my answer is T. b.)The sun's gravity keeps the planets in orbit around it. my answer is F. c.)There is an asteroid belt between Jupiter and Saturn.my answer is T. d...
January 9, 2014 by Anonymous

science
what type of spectrum does the sun emit? where does nuclear fusion in the sun occur? if a star begins its evolution with 10 times the mass of the sun, but ends up with 2 times the mass of the sun, what type of object does it form?
March 30, 2009 by bo

Physics
What is the weight of a 22.0 kg mass at the equator on the surface of Saturn? The mass of Saturn is 5.69 x 10^26 kg and the radius of Saturn is 6.03 x 10^7 m I tried this one using the equation : Fg= Gm1m2/r^2 Fg= (6.67 x 10^-11)(22.0kg)(5.69 x 10^26kg) / (6.03 x 10^7m)^2 I ...
February 5, 2014 by Anonymous

Geometry
A satellite has-recently been placed in a nearly circular orbit 2000 kilometers above the earth’s surface. Given that the radius of the earth is approximately 6400 kilometers and that the satellite completes its orbit in 12 hours, calculate the speed of the satellite in ...
May 17, 2011 by Keenan

Physics
Saturn has a radius of about 9.0 earth radii, and a mass 95 times the Earth’s mass. Estimate the gravitational field on the surface of Saturn compared to that on the Earth
December 16, 2011 by Calitryphosa

physics
2. Saturn has a radius of about 9.0 earth radii, and a mass 95 times the Earth’s mass. Estimate the gravitational field on the surface of Saturn compared to that on the Earth
January 11, 2012 by crystal

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
November 26, 2012 by Sally

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)
November 26, 2012 by Sam

astrophysics
1) Every second the Sun outputs 3.90* 10^26 Joules of energy. Power is energy output per unit time and is given in units of Watts (W) where 1 W = 1 Joule per second. The Sun's power output is therefore 3.90*10^26 Watts. This is called the solar luminosity. As this energy ...
November 24, 2009 by Easha

astrophysics
1) Every second the Sun outputs 3.90* 10^26 Joules of energy. Power is energy output per unit time and is given in units of Watts (W) where 1 W = 1 Joule per second. The Sun's power output is therefore 3.90*10^26 Watts. This is called the solar luminosity. As this energy ...
November 24, 2009 by Easha

Physics - centripetal acceleration
What is the centripetal acceleration of a satellite orbiting Saturn at the location exactly on Saturn radius above the surface of Saturn
October 31, 2010 by Farah

math
Scientists believe that there is an extremly massive black hole at the center of the milly way. How many times more massive than the Sun would a black hole with a mass of 7.36 x 10^36 kg be? The mass of the sun is approximately 1.99 x 10^30 kg.
November 15, 2010 by Daniel

MATH
Earth, Jupiter, and Uranus all revolve around the sun. Earth takes 1 yr, Jupiter 12 yr, Saturn 30 yr, and Uranus 84 yr to make a complete revolution. One night, you look at those three distant planets and wonder how many years it will take before they have the same position ...
October 27, 2010 by JESSICA

physics
What would be the weight of 22.0kg dog at the equator on Saturn's surface? (Saturn's mass equals 5.69 X 10^26kg, Saturn's equatorial radius equals 6.03 X 10^7m, Earths mass equals 5.97 X 10^24)
November 1, 2010 by mercedes

Ed
In a AAA map of Ohio, 1 inch equals approximately 10 miles or 18 kilometers. If the distance on the map between Paulding and Eaton is 9.8 inches, how many kilometers is it between the two towns.
January 12, 2010 by Lisa

Math
In a AAA map of Ohio, 1 inch equals approximately 10 miles or 18 kilometers. If the distance on the map between Paulding and Eaton is 9.8 inches, how many kilometers is it between the two towns?
April 21, 2010 by Lisa

Math
In a AAA map of Ohio, 1 inch equals approximately 10 miles or 18 kilometers. If the distance on the map between Pauling and Eaton is 9.8 inches, how many kilometers is it between the two towns?
November 11, 2013 by Brittany

math
when the temperature is 68 degrees F, the speed of sound in the air is approximately 343 meters per second. Approximately how many kilometers does sound travel in five seconds
May 13, 2014 by I NEED HELP FAST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

pre-algebra
A) light travels at approximately 186,000 miles per second. approximately how far will it travel in 1 minute? express your answer in scientific notation B) the sun is approximately 93,000,000 miles from the earth. about how long does it take light to travel from the sun to the...
November 13, 2008 by Extra homework

science
If Earth is 149.6 million Kilometers from the sun, or 93 million miles away. suppose there was an imaginary road from earth to the sun. If you were in a car traveling 100 km an hour, it would take you 1,490,000 hours or just 170 years to reach the sun. If it took 170 years to ...
April 2, 2008 by Dj

my pre-algebra questions
A) light travels at approximately 186,000 miles per second. approximately how far will it travel in 1 minute? express your answer in scientific notation B) the sun is approximately 93,000,000 miles from the earth. about how long does it take light to travel from the sun to the...
November 13, 2008 by NObody answers

8th grade
A) light travels at approximately 186,000 miles per second. approximately how far will it travel in 1 minute? express your answer in scientific notation B) the sun is approximately 93,000,000 miles from the earth. about how long does it take light to travel from the sun to the...
November 13, 2008 by 8th grade

science question?
can someone explain this to me? When the temperature is 68°F, the speed of sound in air is approximately 343 meters per second. Approximately how many kilometers does sound travel in five seconds?
April 2, 2014 by matt

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&#...
December 23, 2012 by sam

math 7th
When the temperature is 68°F, the speed of sound in air is approximately 343 meters per second. Approximately how many kilometers does sound travel in five seconds? Can some one help with the steps?
April 24, 2013 by Chris

Physics....Orbiting Satellite
A orbiting satellite stays over a certain spot on the equator of (rotating) Venus. What is the altitude of the orbit (called a "synchronous orbit")? I found the radius and mass of Venus on the google, but I don't know what I should plug in the "T" if I use the Kepler's 3rd law...
January 15, 2007 by Jessy

Physics
Approximately 4 x 10^9 kg of matter is converted into enery in the sun per second. Express the power output of the sun in watts.
December 31, 2009 by Aly

Astronomy
If the giant blue star R136a1 has the diameter 35 times our sun, how many times bigger is it? example: our sun is 1.3 million times bigger than the earth. thanks for the help!
August 28, 2011 by Ed West

Physics
Approximately 4x10^9 kg of matter is converted into energy in the sun per second. Express the power output of the sun in watts.
September 27, 2012 by Mel

Math
The earth is approximately a sphere. It's diameter is about 12730km. Water covers approximately 66% of the earths surface. How many square kilometers of land covers the earths?
August 31, 2012 by Danielle

science
what is hubble telescope, moon, saturn, sun, pleiades stars, whirlpool deep field in order to smallest to largest?
January 12, 2011 by liz

Math
Atmospheric pressure changes as you rise above earth's surface. At an altitude of h kilometers, where 0<h<80, the pressure P is newtons per square centimeter is approximately modeled by the function P(h)=10.31e^(-0.116h). What is the approximate pressure at 50 kilometers...
November 8, 2011 by Dawn

math
One mile is equal to: A} 1.61 kilometers B} 3.52 kilometers C} 0.91 kilometers D} 2.34 kilometers
February 13, 2010 by matty

scientific notation?
A) light travels at approximately 186,000 miles per second. approximately how far will it travel in 1 minute? express your answer in scientific notation B) the sun is approximately 93,000,000 miles from the earth. about how long does it take light to travel from the sun to the...
November 13, 2008 by 8th grade

physics
The amount of radiant power produced by the sun is approximately 3.9 x 1026 W. Assuming the sun to be a perfect blackbody sphere with a radius of 6.96 x 108 m, find its surface temperature (in kelvins).
May 15, 2012 by RM

Astronomy
Compared to the Sun's gravitational force on the Earth, what is the Sun's gravitational force on Jupiter. Jupiter's average distance from the Sun=5AU Earth's average distance from the Sun=1AU Jupiter's mass is 300 times larger than Earth. I think the answer is 25 times weaker...
September 14, 2010 by Anonymous

Geometry
11-1 Lines that Intersect Circles 15. Olympus Mons's peak rises 25 kilometers above the surface of the planet Mars. The diameter of Mars is approximately 6,794 kilometers. What is the distance from the peak of Olympus Mons to the horizon to the nearest kilometer?
March 19, 2012 by Ariel

physics
The mean distance of the planet Neptune from the Sun is 30.05 times the mean distance of Earth from the Sun. a.) Determine how many Earth-years it takes Neptune to orbit the Sun. b.) The mass of teh Sun is 1.99 x 10^30 kg, and the closest distance of Neptune from the Sun is 4....
December 16, 2008 by Michelle

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

astronomy
Arcturus is about half as hot as the Sun but is about 100 times more luminous. What is its radius campared to the sun. If Arcturus is half as hot, it radiates (1/2)^4 = 1/16 as much as the sun PER UNIT AREA. But since it radiates 100 times more totally, it must have 1600 times...
April 30, 2007 by rohit

physics
saturn has a mass of 5.68 x 10^26 kg and a radius of 6.03 x 10^7 m. a) what would be the weight of a 65.0-kg person on the surface of saturn? b) what would be the weight of a 65.0-kg person 1000 km above the surface of saturn?
January 11, 2011 by Pauline

Math/Algebra
Delivery company charges $10 plus 40˘ per kilometer or part of a kilometer. Find the cost for a trip of: a.5 kilometers b.7.5 kilometers c.3.2 kilometers d.Graph the ordered pairs (kilometers, cost). Is this a function?
January 29, 2014 by Judy Conrad

Math
the time x (in days), that it takes a planet to revolve around the sun can be approximated by the equation x=0.407√(d^3),where d is the mean distance of the planet from the sun in millions of miles. It takes Venus approximately 226 days to complete one revolution of the ...
November 3, 2011 by Mary

Science need help
Astronomers believe that the biggest stars in the Galaxy may be a hundred times more massive than the Sun, but are a million times brighter. Would you expect such stars to have longer, shorter or comparable lifetimes to that of the Sun?
December 21, 2012 by zak

Physics - solar power in space
Hi, this requires some basic knowledge of astrophysics. I missed last lecture that covered this, so though I'd prefer thorough solutions to these problems, I'd appreciate it even if you could tell me which formulas to use to solve each part of the problem. Thanks! NASA’s Mars ...
March 4, 2009 by Mark

college algebra
Kepler’s third law. According to Kepler’s third law of planetary motion, the ratio t^2/r^3 has the same value for every planet in our solar system. R is the average radius of the orbit of the planet measured in astronomical units (AU), and T is the number of years it takes for...
October 9, 2010 by Rick

GPH111
On a map with a scale of 1:50,000, a measured distance of 7.5 centimeters represents an actual distance of :_____ kilometers Do I just times this to get 375,000 kilometers?
March 9, 2012 by Jazmyne

Astronomy
Venus orbits 0.72 AU from the sun. What is that distance in kilometers?
September 6, 2010 by Meliset

Astronomy
Venus orbits 0.72 AU from the sun. What is that distance in kilometers?
September 7, 2010 by Meliset

algebra
David walked 19 kilometers. The first part of the walk was at 5kph and the rest at 3kph. he would have covered 2 kilometers less if he had reversed the rates, that is, if he had walked at 3kph and at 5kph for the same times that he actually walked at 5kph and 3kph, ...
December 7, 2008 by jackie

Florida Science Grade 8
Saturn's atmosphere consists of 75.3% hydrogen and 24.25% helium.what percentage of Saturn's atmosphere is made up of other gases?
January 12, 2011 by Desmond Reid

Astronomy
We observe that oppositions of Saturn repeat every 378 days. Use this information to find the sidereal period of Saturn. Express your answer in years and round to two significant digits.
December 23, 2012 by sam

Physics
Find the orbital speed of an ice cube in the rings of Saturn, if the mass of Saturn is 5.67 × 1026 kg and the rings have an average radius of 100,000 km.
March 10, 2010 by ne

science
1. Scientists hypothesize that the sun formed ____. (1 point) less than a billion years ago from a cloud of gas and dust less than a million years ago from a chunk of Jupiter 2. Two of the inner planets are ____. (1 point) Venus and Saturn Mars and Venus Earth and Pluto ...
February 11, 2013 by jessie

Trigonometry
The Chrysler Building casts a shadow approximately 130 feet long on the street when the Sun's rays form an 82.9 angle with the Earth. Approximately how tall is the building? Round you answer to four decimal places.
November 28, 2010 by Lauren

physics
why does saturn have smaller density than earth and mars which is smaller than saturn?
September 29, 2011 by anonymous

math
Samantha’s speedometer reads in kilometers per hour. If the legal speed limit is 55 mi/h, how fast can she drive? How should I set this up? 160 kilometers per hour is 100 miles 55 miles is 88 kilometers. Here in New Zealand we are in kilometers
May 28, 2007 by Ron

Chemistry
The velocity of light is 1.86 × 108 mi/hr. The distance of Mercury from the Sun is approximately 5.78 × 107 km. How many minutes will it take for light from the Sun to travel to Mercury?
February 3, 2011 by Ang

physics
the earth (mass=5.98x10^24kg) rotates around the sun in a orbit that is approximately circular, with a radius of 1.5x10^11m find the orbital speed of the earth around the sun
November 8, 2010 by peter

help physics
the earth (mass=5.98x10^24kg) rotates around the sun in a orbit that is approximately circular, with a radius of 1.5x10^11m find the orbital speed of the earth around the sun
November 8, 2010 by peter

Physics
The surface of the Sun is approximately 5700 K and the temperature of the Earth's surface is about 290 K. What total entropy change occurs when 1000 J of heat of energy is transferred from the Sun to the Earth?
November 19, 2012 by P

math
light from the sun takes approximately 8 minutes to reach earth. If the light travels at a speed of 3 x 10 raised to 8 meters / second, calculate to 3 significant figures the distance from the sun to the earth
September 29, 2013 by chetan

physics
The diameters of Earth and the Sun are approximately 1.3 107 m and 1.4 109 m respectively, and the average Sun-Earth distance is 1.5 1011 m. Consider a scale model of the solar system, where Earth is represented by a peppercorn 2.3 mm in diameter. Calculate the diameter of ...
January 28, 2009 by kj

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

Astronomy
At opposition, Saturn is observed to subtend an angular radius of 9.16 arcseconds (not including the rings). Use this and the conversion factors in our Table of Constants to find the radius of Saturn in km, rounded to three significant digits.
December 23, 2012 by sam

Science
How many ice ages do scientist estimate have occurred during the last billion years? 3 5************************************* 6 7 How often do scientists say that recent cycles of advancing and retreating ice sheets occur? approximately every 100,000 years******* approximately...
March 12, 2014 by Cassie

science
(a) at what times of year are the periods of daylight and darkness the same everywhere on the earth? What are these times called? (b) Where is the noon sun directly overhead at these times?
October 29, 2011 by Shirley

Algebra
2. The equation D=3.59 (sqrt)h gives the distance, D, in kilometers that a person can see to the horizon from a height, h, in meters. a. Solve this equation for h. b. Mount Evans in the Rocky Mountain National Park, is approximately 4,450 meters in elevation. How far can you ...
October 21, 2011 by Student 315

Geometry!
The distance around the equator of Saturn is about 378,675 km. What is the equatorial diameter of Saturn? Use pi = 3.14. A) 241,209 B) 241,194 C) 120,584 D) 120,597 I think it is [D] but I'm not sure.
April 15, 2012 by Joe

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