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

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asked by Chris
  1. angular speed=angle/time

    convert 220 degrees to radians..
    Angle=220/360 ( 2PI)

    solve for angular speed.

    linear speed=angular speed* (3959+220)

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