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What is the average linear speed of the Earth about the Sun? (The distance from the Sun to the Earth is 1.50 1011 meters. The orbital period around the Sun is 365.3 days.)

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    speed= 2PI radiusorbit/period

    I suggest you put radius in meters,time in seconds?

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