physics

This refers to the shuttle orbir question:

So would I take the answer from the formula for a circumference of a circle(24900.26337) and divide it by 17,265 to get 1.442239408(~1.44h)?

How I got the circumference: 2 x pi x 3963=24900.26337

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 106
1. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1307771413

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0

Similar Questions

1. Physics

A 97kg astronaut and a 1100kg satellite are at rest relative to the space shuttle. The astronaut pushes on the satellite, giving it a speed of 0.13m/s directly away from the shuttle. Seven and a half seconds later the astronaut

asked by Arr-chan on May 27, 2014
2. bobpursley, drwls. ms. sue Writeacher

When a second post is made to a question, the most recent is now at the bottom. Do any of you prefer the way it was, or do you like this better? I prefer to have the answers shown in the order they were posted. The second answer

asked by Lance on June 16, 2005
3. physics

The space shuttle has a mass of 2.0 × 106 kg. At lift-off the engines generate an upward force of 30 × 106 N. a. What is the weight of the shuttle? b. What is the acceleration of the shuttle when launched? c. The average

asked by Anonymous on August 17, 2011
4. psychology

In class we were asked to provide an one example of classical and operant conditioning. We have to identify the stimulus, response and reinforcers in each example. here are my examples: Clasical Conditioning- My cat comes running

asked by jenna on November 7, 2006
1. calculus (gr 12)

The forward motion of a space shuttle, t seconds after touchdown, is described by s(t) = 189t − t^3 , where " is measured in metres. a) What is the velocity of the shuttle at touchdown? b) How much time is required for the

2. Probability

In parts 1, 3, 4, and 5 below, your answers will be algebraic expressions. Enter 'lambda' for and 'mu' for . Follow standard notation. 1. Shuttles bound for Boston depart from New York every hour on the hour (e.g., at exactly one

asked by qwerty on April 29, 2014
3. Japanese

On thursday I posted a question. I had done most of the work I just didn't put those things in my book. I have figured out some of those that I posted on Thursday and I have done everything else but can someone tell me what these

asked by Caity on April 15, 2011
4. related rates

After blast-off, a space shuttle climbs vertically and a radar-tracking dish, located 1000 meters from the launch pad, follows the shuttle. How fast is the radar dish revolving 10 sec after blast-off if at that time the velocity

asked by :) on May 20, 2012
1. Geography

Which of the following most accurately describes the difference between climate and weather? (1 point) Climate refers to long-terms conditions; weather refers to daily conditions. Climate refers to severe weather events; weather

asked by Christina on August 25, 2014
2. Science

I have an assignment that wants me to describe the topographical factors that intensify the air pollution. What does it mean by topographical mean? I thought it was a type of map? Please help me :) Rindi: That post was an

asked by Rindi on April 27, 2007
3. psychology

What is it the theory called when you tell your child that he can't go out an play until he eats his vegetables? Please only post your question only once. I work almost on a daily basis, so my answers should be posted within 24

asked by jenna on November 7, 2006
4. Science

During a space shuttle landing, a parachute deploys from the back of the shuttle as it taxis down the runway. In addition to the speed brake, the parachute helps the shuttle come to a complete stop. How does the parachute help

asked by Connie on May 18, 2015