Suppose a planet is discovered orbiting a distant star with 13 times the mass of the Earth and 1/13 its radius. How does the escape speed on this planet compare with that of the Earth? Ve new ------- = ve earth
Suppose a new extrasolar planet is discovered. Its mass is double the mass of the Earth, but it has the same density and spherical shape as the Earth. How would the weight of an object at the new planet's surface differ from its
A new planet has been discovered that has a mass one-tenth that of Earth and a radius that is one-sixth that of Earth. Determine the free fall acceleration on the surface of this planet. Express your answer in the appropriate mks
An astronaut of mass 80 kg lands on a planet,the radius of which is half that of the earth and the mass of which is three times that of earth.what will be the force of attraction which this planet has on him?
a space traveller determines the radius of a planet to be half of earth . After landing on its surface , he finds the acceleration due to gravity to be twice of that of surface of earth. Find the ratio of mass of planet to the
A simple pendulum has a period T on the surface of planet Earth. When taken to the surface of planet X, the same pendulum has a period 2T. a) If the radius of planet X is 1/2 the radius of Earth, what is the mass of Planet X,