# Earth

Science
suppose a skydiver (mass = 75 kg) is falling toward the earth. when the skydiver is 100 m above the earth he is moving at 60 m/s. at this point calculate the skydiver's

earth science
Compare the formation processes of igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks. In general, which process can be the most direct, requiring the fewest number of steps? Which can be the most complex? I am guessing igneous rocks are the easiest because the formation process ...

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The radius of the Earth is 6.37Ã—1000000 m and its average dencity is 5.517Ã—1000kg/mÃ—mÃ—m.calculate​ the mass of earth to correct significant figures.

Science
For many years it was believed by geologists that the location of the continents was fixed.These scientists believed that the locations of the continents was determined many billions of years ago,as the young Earth cooled down from its original state as a ball of molten lava....

science
What is the geologic time scale and what are some thing scientists use it for (at least two things)? Here's my answer could you please verify. the geologic time scale is a record of the geologic events and life forms in Earth’s history. Scientists use it to understand the ...

english
In An Inconvenient Truth Earth is called the Goldilocks planet because A) The sun is at a balanced distance B) It has a significant wildfire population C) It's neither too hot or too cold for life D) The mineral content, especially cold and gold. I think it's C or A

The diameter of the sun is approximately 1.4x10 to the power 9 km and the diameter of earth is approximately 1.28 x10 to the 4th power km. About how many times earths diameter is the suns diameter. Write in scientific notation.

Science Earth
Label the year and name of each geologic area on your geologic time scale. Using the 1 cm = 10 million years scale, figure out and measure each distance below from the PRESENT line. Pre-Cambrian Era = 4.6 Billion years ago = _______________________ cm from PRESENT What would ...

Physics
Al the astronaut has a weight of 1600 N when he is standing on the surface of earth. What is the force of gravity action on him when he is in space station orbiting earth at a distance of four earth radii from the center of the earth?

Physics
If you jumped off a 25 meter cliff on the moon (gravity being 1.66) what would be a comparable hight of that cliff on earth? the answer and show me how to get it.

environmental science
1. which of the below is an example of high-quality matter found near the earth's surface? a. natural gas b. mine tailings c. bauxite (al ore) d. recyclable materials in a landfill e. nitrogen gas in the atmosphere

Physics
What changed Newton's original work on the movement of the Moon around the Earth into the law of universal gravitation? 1) his conclusion that the same laws applied to all objects, no matter how small 2) his connection of gravitation to his first law 3) his connection of ...

Science
What does Asimov predict will happen to earth in billions of years? a. it will be burned up by the sun b. its population will increase*** c. it will shrink slightly in size d. it will change position in the galaxy Am I correct?

Chemistry
What are the elements in Group A1 on the periodic table? alkali metals alkali earth metals inner transition metals ** halogens

physics
Calculate the effective value of g, the acceleration of gravity (in meters/second^2), at 8600 km above the earth's surface.

physics
Find the force of gravity (in newtons) on a spacecraft 15100 km above the earth's surface, if its mass is 400 kg

phyics
How far (in meters) above the earth's surface will the acceleration of gravity be 34.0 % of what it is on the surface?

Physics
A 54100 kg space ship has completed two thirds of its journey from the earth to the Moon. At this position, what magnitude force would the ship's engines have to supply to be the equilibrant? Assume the mass of the moon is 7.35E + 22 kg and the distance between the earth and ...

Earth science
If the volume in a graduated cylinder is raised from 50ml to 51 ml, what is the objects volume?

Math
Is your weight on different planets affected by gravity an object that weighs 150 pounds on Earth weighs only 56.55 pounds on Mars the same object weighs only 24.9 pounds on the moon what percent of an object Earth weight is its weight on Mars and the Moon

physics
What changed Newton's original work on the movement of the Moon around the Earth into the law of universal gravitation? 1) his conclusion that the same laws applied to all objects, no matter how small 2) his connection of gravitation to his first law 3) his connection of ...

physics
This figure shows the force on a 0.1-kilogram mass at various distances from Earth. Notice that the force decreases as the square of the distance. Now, consider satellites A and B, both circling Earth. If A has ten times the mass of B but B is 1/10 of the distance to the ...

physics
What changed Newton's original work on the movement of the Moon around the Earth into the law of universal gravitation? 1) his conclusion that the same laws applied to all objects, no matter how small 2) his connection of gravitation to his first law 3) his connection of ...

physics
What is the acceleration due to gravity at a distance of one Earth radius above the Earth's surface

physics
A 540 kg satellite orbits at a distance from the Earth's center of about 5.4 Earth radii. What gravitational force does the Earth exert on the satellite

physics
What is the acceleration due to gravity at a distance of one Earth radius above the Earth's surface

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physics
What two facts did Newton need to be able to calculate the acceleration of the Moon? 1) the distance to the Moon and the diameter of the Moon. 2) the time it takes the Moon to make one revolution and the distance from the Earth to the sun. 3) the diameter of the Moon and the ...

Physics
Which two factors mainly affect ocean tides on Earth? Check two answers. Earth's revolution about both the Moon and the Sun the Moon the Sun the pull of distant planets

Physics
If you were in an elevator what should the acceleration of the elevator be in order for you to feel what you would weigh on the martian surface(remember that acceleration is a vector, so it has both magnitude and direction)? (weight on earth=130 lbs, weight on mars=49 kg, ...

Physics
a) Calculate the acceleration due to gravity on the planet Mars. I found this to be about 3.7 m/sec^2 b) What would your weight be on the planet Mars if you weighed 130 lbs? c) If you could jump vertically 5 ft on earth, how high would you be able to jump on mars? I'm just ...

Math
How do I solve the following word problem : A satellite orbits Earth in a circular path with equation x squared + y squared = 1.44 times 10 to the power of 8. With distances measured in kilometers. Another satellite orbiting in the same plane passes through the point (8000,...

beast mode question
Beastmode Question You see me twice a minute, thrice an hour and geometrically equal to the time elapsed. If the sun rise at x m/sec and the cloud run through the sky at y m/sec, find the maximum RADIUS OF THE EARTH.

Geography
During the formation earth , from where does the water came ?

physics
What two facts did Newton need to be able to calculate the acceleration of the Moon? 1) the distance to the Moon and the diameter of the Moon. 2)the time it takes the Moon to make one revolution and the distance from the Earth to the sun. 3)the diameter of the Moon and the ...

Earth Science
which two criteria must be met before scientists can use radiocarbon dating? I need serious help dudes lol

physics
What two facts did Newton need to be able to calculate the acceleration of the Moon? A) the distance to the Moon and the diameter of the Moon B) the time it takes the Moon to make one revolution and the distance from the Earth to the sun C) the diameter of the Moon and the ...

english
Please answer the following from An Inconvenient Truth 11. Earth is called the Goldilocks planet because a.the sun is at a balanced distance b.it has significant wildlife population c.it is neither too hot nor too cold for life** d.of the mineral content, especially coal and gold

math
The distance that light travels in 1 year (a light year) is 5.88 times 10 Superscript 12 miles. If a star is 4.6 times 10 Superscript 7 light years from Earth, what is this distance in miles? Enter your answer in scientific notation. Round the coefficient to two decimal places...

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The distance that light travels in 1 year (a light year) is 5.88 times 10 Superscript 12 miles. If a star is 4.6 times 10 Superscript 7 light years from Earth, what is this distance in miles? Enter your answer in scientific notation. Round the coefficient to two decimal places...

physics
In these figures, we see a boy named Billy riding a carnival ride called the Rotor and the free-body diagram for the forces acting on him. What must be the magnitudes of the vectors (f)wall,Billy and (W)Earth,Billy if Billy remains at the same height along the wall? 1) The ...

Science, NATS
Consider the following chemical reaction. Molecular hydrogen and carbon dioxide react to form water and methane. H2+CO2-->H2O+CH4 A)Explain why this equation is not balanced and what law of nature does it break in its current form? B) Astronauts from the Earth carry large ...

Physics
When an item has been launched into orbit, what happens? 1: It continues to fall but its path never reaches the ground. 2: Centripetal force from Earth's gravity keeps it from being accelerated toward Earth. 3: It no longer falls because the weakness of Earth's gravity with ...

Physics
Please help..... When something is thrown over a large distance (on earth ) what new factor comes into play? 1- The decrease in gravity over long distance 2- The increase in gravity over long distance 3- The tendency of thrown objects to fall to the ground 4- The difference ...

Trigonometry
Assume that Earth's surface is a sphere of radius 12000/pi miles. In an hour how far can Felix "Travel" if he is stationary at a position on the equator?

Science
a stone mass of 2.5kg is falling a certai height. Find the force of attraction between the earth and the stone. Also find its acceleration

physics
Earth of mass 6×10^24 kg is in motion around the sun with a linear velocity of magnitude 30 km/s. a) Determine the magnitude of the linear momentum of the center of mass of Earth. b) Is this linear momentum conseved?

Physics
The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. (a) Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed of a person situated at the equator. (b) What ...

Physics
The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. (a) Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed of a person situated at the equator. My ...

pre-calc
The radius of the earth is approximately 4,000 miles. The acceleration due to gravity is approximately 32 feet per square second. The mass of the earth is approximately 6 × 10^24 kilograms. Calculate the value of G in units of kilograms, meters, and seconds.

a student designed an experiment to demonstrate the interactions between earth systems

Chemistry
You want to heat 1 kg of water 10 degrees celsius and you have the following methods under consideration. The heat capacity of water is 4.184 J/K g. (a) You can heat it with a mechanical eggbeater that is powered by a 1-kg mass on a rope over a pulley. How far does the mass ...

physics
The drawing (not to scale) shows one alignment of the sun, earth, and moon. The gravitational force that the sun exerts on the moon is perpendicular to the force that the earth exerts on the moon. The masses are: mass of sun=1.99 × 1030 kg, mass of earth=5.98 × 1024 kg, mass...

Science , Earth , Waterce , Earth , Waterce
How can I answer this question? Draw an overall conclusion: how does water compare to other substances? Why do you think so? Please help me...

physics
Find the gravitational acceleration if a spaceship at a distance equal to double of earth's radius from the center of the earth (g on earth is 9.8 m/s^2)

science
Find the gravitational acceleration if a spaceship at a distance equal to double of earth's radius from the centre of the earth (g on earth is 9.8 m/s^2)

physics
An airplane is flying above the Earth's surface at a height of 10.5 km. The centripetal acceleration of the plane is 16.4 m/s2. What is the angular velocity of the plane moving in uniform circular motion? Take the radius of the earth to be 6400 km.

Physics
1. You apply a force of 11.8 N on a 5.1 kg object, pushing it horizontally across a surface where the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.44. (a) Determine the frictional force acting. (b) Determine the object's acceleration. 2. A container of mass 0.5 kg slides along the ice...

Science
The mass of astromout measured on earth in 8500g. What will be his weight on earth

science
1. If person weighs 176 lbs on earth what is his or her mass on mars where the force of gravity is 37% of that on earth. With Complete solution

Biology
Explain the structure of a water molecule and how hydrogen bonding leads to some of its very special properties. Be sure to include how these properties are important to life on Earth

Physics
"You can jump 2 feet vertically on Earth. Figure out how high you would be able to jump on the Moon, where acceleration due to gravity is ⅙ that of Earth. Assume you launch upwards with the same speed on the Moon as you do on the Earth." I've already measured how high I ...

Science
You can jump 2 feet vertically on Earth. Figure out how high you would be able to jump on the Moon, where acceleration due to gravity is ⅙ that of Earth. Assume you launch upwards with the same speed on the Moon as you do on the Earth." I've already measured how high I ...

SCIENCE
The intensity of solar radiation at the surface of the earth is 1kW/m2 . A roof has a square solar panel of sides 10m that absorbs the radiation completely. What is the average force exerted on the panel?

Physics
Given the masses of the sun and earth are 1.99x10^30 kg and 5.98x10^24 kg respectively. Calculate the gravitational force between them when their centers are 1.50x10^11m apart

physics
A pendulum is formed of a particle of mass 100g suspended from the end of an inextensible string of negligible mass and of length L=100cm. The pendulum is shifted by an angle of 60 degrees from its equilibrium position about a horizontal axis passing through the other end of ...

english poetry
What effect does Bryant’s use of personification of nature have on the theme of the poem "Thanatopsis"? Thanatopsis William Cullen Bryant (1794 – 1878) To him who in the love of Nature holds Communion with her visible forms, she speaks A various language; for his gayer ...

physics
A pendulum is formed of a particle of mass 100g suspended from the end of an inextensible string of negligible mass and of length L=100cm. The pendulum is shifted by an angle of 60 degrees from its equilibrium position about a horizontal axis passing through the other end of ...

Math
An aeroplane flies at an average speed of 950km/hr from town P(lat.40degreeS, long.29.5degreeW) due east to town Q and then due south to town R. If the distance from Q to R along their common longitude is 4,500km and the whole journey took 11 hours, calculate longitude of Q ...

physics
A homologous rod of mass M=20kg of length L=3m and of negligible cross-section rests initially on the horizontal ground chosen as a reference level for the gravitational potential energy. The rod is rotated about one end until it takes a vertical position . Calculate the ...

Physics
The Earth is about 81 times more massive than the moon. During the gravitational interation of the Earth and the Moon, the magnitude of the gravitational force acting on the Earth _______ the gravitational force acting on the Moon. A) is greater than B) is less than C) is the ...

math
The orbital velocity of a satellite is given by v=√GM/R+h, where G= 6.67*10^-11 Nm^2kg^2, is the Universal Gravitational Constant, M=6*10^24 kg, is the mass of Earth, R=6.38*10^3 km, the orbit of the satellite, and h is artificial satellite above the surface of Earth. ...

math
The orbital velocity of a satellite is given by v=√GM/R+h, where G= 6.67*10^-11 Nm^2kg^2, is the Universal Gravitational Constant, M=6*10^24 kg, is the mass of Earth, R=6.38*10^3 km, the orbit of the satellite, and h is artificial satellite above the surface of Earth. ...

Physics
A skydiver is falling to earth.  When he is traveling at 51.3 m/sec, he opens his parachute, and after 3.00 seconds he reaches the speed of 4.30 m/sec.  The remaining 60 seconds before landing is spent traveling downward at the speed of 4.30 m/sec.  What is his acceleration...

scince
Mars=750N the value of g is 38% of that of earth what is the mass of the men on the earth and his weight of mars

Geography
Why do we get to see only side moon🌕from the earth🌎?

Maths Exponents
(1) 11×10^-5 .Express it in scientific notation. (2)The distance between sun☉ and earth🌎 is (1.496×10^11)m and the distance between earth 🌎 and moon 🌙 is (3.84×10^8)m.During solar eclipse moon comes in between earth and sun.At that time what is...

Science
Please help me with my sciene? Which type of eclipse would you expect to see if the moon passes directly between Earth and the sun? (1 point) a solar eclipse a lunar eclipse a total lunar eclipse a penumbra 2. Which of the following statements about a lunar eclipse is true? (...

earth and science
what continent lies between 20 and 60 degress north lattitude and between 160 and 50 degrees west longtitude

Physics
The average distance of sun is 1.496 Ã—10^11m from the earth.Express the distance in light year and par second.

Science
The weight of a body on the surface of the earth is 392N .What will be the weight of this body on a planet whose mass is double that of the earth and radius is four times that of the earth

uv,,math
find the distance between the cities,,assume that thee earth is a sphere radius of 4000 miles at that cities are on same longitude, one city is due north of the order,,,San Francisco California has 37 degree 47'36" while Seattle,Washington 47 degree 37'18"

Science
Assume that a spacecraft can travel at the speed of 100,000 km, how many days will it take to get from Earth to Mars?

biology
Which of the following is the definition of ecology? -the social movement with a goal to protect the environment -the recycling of human-made materials to reduce the waste going into landfills -the study of interactions among organisms and between organisms and their ...

Science
What the force of attraction between earth and objects on earth surface pesanteur..I need it English

Chemistry
For my lab, I have been asked to calculate the pKa of an unknown amino acid. We titrated the unknown amino acid with NaOH. The pKa needs to be calculated using the Henderson Hasselbach Equation. Obviously you can just get the pH from any point on the graph but what values do ...

Physics
a ship is headed towards east at a thrust speed of 7.00 knots. A strong wind pressure causes the ship to deviate to the north at 1.00 knots. The sea current is flowing to the southwest at 4.00 knots. Determine the velocity of the ship relative to the earth's surface.

Physics
A student with mass 55 kg jumps off a high diving board. Using 6.0×10^24 kg for the mass of the earth, what is the acceleration of the earth toward her as she accelerates toward the earth with an acceleration of 9.8 m/s2 ? Assume that the net force on the earth is the force ...

Physics
The average distance between the earth and the sun is 1.50X10^8 A. calculate the average velocity in km/h of the earth along its original path The average distance between the earth and the sun is 1.50X10^8 B. convert your answer from km\h to m\s. Show all units.

astronomy
At your telescope, you measure the parallax of the star Regulus to be one-half of the parallax of the star Denebola. What do you immediately know about their relative distance from us? a) That Regulus is further away than Denebola. b) That Regulus is closer than Denebola. c) ...

physics
How do the laws of physics apply to others sciences such as biology chemistry and earth science? And give an example to show the connection.

Science
Radius of the earth is 6400km and g is 9.8 m÷s find the value of g produced on a mass of 20 kg at a distance of 10000km from the earths surface ?

Astronomy
An astronomical unit can be thought of as... a 25 light years b 19 earth years c 93 million miles d 100 billion miles

Math
The circumference of earth is about 40,030.02km. The formula for circumference is c=2(3.14)r.jennifer determines the radius of earth is about 12,700km.use estimation to determine if Jennifer measurement is reasonable.

English Writing
People believe in God because... And there is life on earth because... And people who believe in God think that God has put human beings on this earth because... Could you help me? I'm not English speaker so I don't know how can I write continue of these sentences...