# Why must the centre of the satellite orbit coincide with the centre of the Earth?

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### Algebra

The mass of Earth is about 3 × 10-3 times the mass of Jupiter. The mass of Earth is about 6 × 10 24 kg. What is the mass of Jupiter? Give your answer in scientific notation.

### Maths

the speed of light is 3 * 10^ 8m/s. Jupiter is 778 million km from the sun. Calculate the number of minutes it takes for sunlight to reach Jupiter ? A star is 300 lights away from Earth. If the speed of light is 3 * 10^5 km/s. calculate the disatance from the star to Earth. ...

### Science

Geologist believe that The crystals inside a geode probably form when... A: Lava suddenly cools on earth’s surface B: Minerals dissolved in a solution evaporate C: Minerals dissolved in a solution crystallize D: magma cools slowly inside Earth Ok so I’m Almost positive ...

### math

How many five digit numbers can be formed for the set { 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9} if zero cannot be the first digit and the given condition for each is to be satisfied? A. Repetitions are allowed and the number must be even. B. Repetitions are allowed and number must be divisible ...

### Physics

I've been stuck on this equation for a while and I don't know if i'm missing a key part to the equation.. i just need help! If the gravitational field strength at the top of Mount Everest is 9.772 N/kg, approximately how tall (in feet) is the mountain? F= g ( m1 x m2)/ radius^...

### physics

i posted this earlier but am now stuck on getting through the algebra 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data 13) (II) At what distance from the Earth will a spacecraft on the way to the Moon experiance zero net force due to these two bodies becasue the ...

### Physics

When astronomers find a redshifted celestial object, they say that the object is moving away from Earth. Can the redshift be interpreted as the Earth moving away from the celestial object?

### Algebra II

what value of x makes the following equation true? -5(x + 10)2=390,625 All work must be shown and explantions must be in complete sentences.

### Math

The ocean covers about 71% of the Earth's surface. If the total surface area of the Earth is about 510 million square kilometers, how many square kilometers are covered by the ocean? 362.10

### physics

The weight of an object on the moon is one-sixth of its weight on the Earth. The ratio of the kinetic energy of a body on the Earth moving with speed V to that of the same body moving with speed V on the moon is:

### pronoun (need to make sure)

Both of the girls must give ____ speeches today. their<----- I chose this one. she her Which sentence corrects the following sentence? The final decision must be made by Ellen and he. A.) The final decision must be made by Ellen and him. <------ I chose this one. B.) The...

### Astronomy

Light travels at a constant speed of 3.0 x 105km/s. The distance between the Sun and the Earth is about 1.5 x 108km. Use the distance = speed x time formula (d = v t) to calculate the time it takes light to travel from the Sun to the Earth. Show your work. Express your result ...

### Astronomy

Light travels at a constant speed of 3.0 x 105km/s. The distance between the Sun and the Earth is about 1.5 x 108km. Use the distance = speed x time formula (d = v t) to calculate the time it takes light to travel from the Sun to the Earth. Show your work. Express your result ...

### physics

A student of weight 990 N was sent to another planet called Nerdland. If Nerdland has a mass that is three times the mass of the earth and a radius that is half the radius of the earth, what would be the mass in kg of the student when on Nerdland?

### physics

A student of weight 600 N was sent to another planet called Nerdland. If Nerdland has a mass that is three times the mass of the earth and a radius that is half the radius of the earth, what would be the mass in kg of the student when on Nerdland?

### phsics

A student of weight 830 N was sent to another planet called Nerdland. If Nerdland has a mass that is three times the mass of the earth and a radius that is half the radius of the earth, what would be the mass in kg of the student when on Nerdland?

### PHYSICS

A student of weight 830 N was sent to another planet called Nerdland. If Nerdland has a mass that is three times the mass of the earth and a radius that is half the radius of the earth, what would be the mass in kg of the student when on Nerdland?

### English

I forgot to include a few more sentences I'm not sure of. Thank you. 1) You mustn't modify or change (?) the marks on your school report 2) You mustn't fake (Or counterfeit) your parent's or teacher's signature on your school report or (how do you call a student's register ...

### Astronomy help

I have already solve the problems in many time, but still cannot get the correct answer, can someone kindly help me to solve the problem, please? 1. Suppose the Moon is at a (center-to-center) distance D from Earth. Find an exact expression for the magnitude of the tidal force...

### Physics

Suppose a cylindrical platform with moment of inertia 0.005kg m2 is freely rotating at angular speed 10 rad/s. A disc initially, rotationally at rest with mass 0.6kg and radius 0.1 m is dropped onto the platform so that their centers coincide. The kinetic frictional ...

### physicalscience

1. which one of the 4 keeps electrons in orbit around the nucleus? electromagnetic force weak force strong force gravity 2. which is the greatest of the 4 fources

### Physics

Spaceman Fred orbits planet X with his spaceship. To remain in orbit at 410km from the planet's center, he should maintain a speed of 68 m/s. What is the mass of planet X?

### Physics

Spaceman Spiff orbits planet X with his spaceship. To remain in orbit at 410km from the planet's center, he should maintain a speed of 68 m/s. What is the mass of planet X?

### science

Sarah wants to use a model to get an idea of how far away the stars are. She uses a marble to represent the Earth, and she places a basketball 1 m away to represent the Sun, which is the nearest star. If Sarah wishes to keep the distances between objects in her model at an ...

### physics

An astronaut in full gear has a weight of 2900 N on Earth. Jupiter; weight on planet relative to earth is 2.53 and weight of a 150-lb person is 380. How much will the astronaut weigh on the Jupiter? W_{Jupiter} =________________ N Neptune; weight on planet relative to earth is...

### i really need help and i dont ask alot so plzz

I NEED HELP WITH THIS its a TEST: 1. Which of Earth’s spheres contains most of its mass? (1 point) atmosphere hydrosphere geosphere biosphere 2. Erosion and weathering are examples of which types of forces? (1 point) constructive forces destructive forces gravitational ...

### physics-vectors

If the magnitude of the sum of two vectors is greater than the magnitude of either vector, then: If the magnitude of the sum of two vectors is less than the magnitude of either vector, then: a. the scaler product of the vectors must be negative b. the scaler product of the ...

### Physics- Final exam help

A proton with kinetic energy 100 keV is moving in a plane perpindicular to a uniform magnetic field of magnitude 2.3 T. Find the radius of its orbit. Not sure what equation to use or how to solve.

### physics

During an Apollo lunar landing mission, the command module continued to orbit the Moon at an altitude of about 165 km. How long did it take to go around the Moon once?

### 11th grade

In the Bohr model of the hydrogen atom, the speed of the electron is approximately 2.17 x 10^6 m/s. find the central force acting on the electron as it revolves in a circular orbit of radius 5.42 x 10^-11m.

### physics

During an Apollo lunar landing mission, the command module continued to orbit the Moon at an altitude of about 113 km. How long did it take to go around the Moon once?

### Science

1.)Which of the following terms refers to an object that orbits the sun and has enough gravity to be spherical but has not cleared the area of its orbit? (1 point) A.)comet B.)asteroid C.)dwarf planet D.)planet

### Algebra-Check my answer please!

The Great Galaxy in Andromeda is about 2200000 light years from Earth. Light travels 5900000000000 miles in a year. How many miles is the Great Galaxy in Andromeda from Earth? I got 1.298* 10^20 miles. (This is the exponents unit)

### physics

What is the speed of a communications satellite orbiting the Moon at an altitude of 290 km above the Moon’s surface? I know that G=6.67e-11 and h=290. I plugged inthese values, 7.35e24 for the mass and 1.738e6 for the radius into v=sqrtGM/R=h but I didn't get the right answer.

### Physics

a 1000 kg space craft at 500 m/s is on a collision course with a 400 kg satellite travelling at 700 m/s . Their paths are converging at a 45 degree angle . After the collision they remain locked together. What is the final speed of both satellites? What angle is this at

### Language Arts

Which sentence correctly uses pronouns? A. If people want to succeed in life, they must know the rules of the game. B. If someone wants to succeed in life, we must know the rules of the game. C. If a person wants to succeed in life, you must know the rules of the game. D. If ...

### Language Arts

Which sentence correctly uses pronouns? A. If people want to succeed in life, they must know the rules of the game. B. If someone wants to succeed in life, we must know the rules of the game. C. If a person wants to succeed in life, you must know the rules of the game. D. If ...

### science

The atmosphere is composed of a mixture of _______________, _____________ ____________, and tiny___________________. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. The origin of our atmosphere is still open to a great deal of speculation. One theory is that the first ...

### chemistry

"Suppose you had a mole of gold atoms (radius=144pm) and could link the atoms together like a string of pearls. How many of these gold necklaces could you make using 1 mole of gold atoms so that each necklace would stretch from the earth to the sun? (Distance from earth to the...

### Calculus

The gravitational force, F, on a rocket at a distance, r, from the center of the earth is given by F=k/r^2 where k = 10^13 newton • km2. When the rocket is 10^4 km from the center of the earth, it is moving away at 0.2 km/sec. How fast is the gravitational force changing at ...

### physics

a spaceship is moving at 1000 m/s release a satellite of mass 1000 kg at a speed of 10 000 m/s. what is the mass of the spaceship if it slows down to a velocity of 910 m/s?

### physics

a spaceship is moving at 1000 m/s release a satellite of mass 1000 kg at a speed of 10 000 m/s. what is the mass of the spaceship if it slows down to a velocity of 910 m/s?

### physics

A 5.0 gm marble is fired vertically upward using a spring gun. The spring must be compressed 8 cm if the marble is to just reach a target 20 m above the marble’s position on the compressed spring .(a) What is the change in the gravitational potential energy of the marble-...

### math

Tina solved for the decimal value 0f (3/5*18) and got an answer of 5.4. Four of her classmates argued that her answer was not reasonable. Which of the following statements best explain why that value can not =5.4 A. the number 18 is a multiple of 3 , so the answer must be a ...

### Maths!

There has just been a planetary alignment of five planets in the system Blogg, all the astrologers have gone loopy, and they want to know when the next occurance of these five planets will happen again. Krypton the nearest planet to the sun takes 6 days to orbit the sun. Zenon...

### math

THE DISTANCE FROM EARTH TO MOON IS ABOUT 22^4 MILES . THE DISTANCE FROM EARTH TO NEPTUNE IS ABOUT 22^7 MILES . WHICH DISTANCE IS GREATER ? ABOUT HOW MANY TIMES GREAT ?

### eng

the primary purpose to al gore's an inconvenient truth is a. to inform the readers that there is environmental hazard in burning fossil fuels b. to entertain readers with stories from his college days and his professor's quotations c. to persuade the readers that by taking ...

### Hard Calculus

The gravitational force, F, on a rocket at a distance, r, from the center of the earth is given by F=k/r^2 where k = 10^13 newton • km2. When the rocket is 10^4 km from the center of the earth, it is moving away at 0.2 km/sec. How fast is the gravitational force changing at ...

### math

Studying for a final help. Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets,but did you know that the weight of an object on earth aalso varies according to the elevation of an object? In oparticular, the weight of an object follows this equation: w=cr...

### physics

A laboratory centrifuge on earth makes n rpm (rev/min) and produces an acceleration of 3.30 g at its outer end. This centrifuge is now used in a space capsule on the planet Mercury, where g mercury is 0.378 what it is on earth. How many rpm (in terms of n) should it make to ...

### physics

A canoe has velocity of 0.40m/s southwest relative to earth.the canoe is on a river that is flowing 0.50m/s east relative to earth find the velocity (magnitude and direction) of the canoe relative to the river.

### Physics

A canoe has a velocity of 0.410m/s southeast relative to the earth. The canoe is on a river that is flowing at 0.510m/s east relative to the earth. Find the magnitude of the velocity v⃗ c/r of the canoe relative to the river

### math

The radius of the earth is approximately 3950 miles. The radius of Jupiter is approximately 44,400 miles. Since the radius of Jupiter is more than 11 times that of the earth, which comes closest to the volume of Jupiter ?

### physics

On planet X, an object weighs 18.1 N. On planet B where the magnitude of the free-fall acceleration is 1.28 g (where g = 9.8 m/s 2 is the gravitational acceleration on Earth), the object weighs 37.9 N. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . What is the mass of the object ...

### Introductory algebra

For homework I must use the numbers 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,and 9 in that order with any of the 4 operations (+,-,*,/) and the problem must equal 100. I cannot figure it out and it is due tommorow!!!! Please help!!!

### English

1. You must have walked long, musn't you? 2. Tom must gets up early, mustn't he? 3. Ann seldom goes to the movies, does she? (Are they all grammatical?)

### Math

A seat to a musical costs $5.50. To that amount must be added a 6% entertainment tax. How much money must you receive in total to give a customer a ticket?

### A Peculiar Question

Must I double-spaced when I am merely typing answers to questions found, or located, in my textbook? Also, must I replicate a particular format?

### science

A hypothesis _____. must be tested is supported by large amounts of data is accepted by the scientific community must be proven true for an experiment to be worthwhile

### College physics

How much work (kJ) must a car produce to drive 239 miles if an average force of 369 N must be maintained to overcome friction?

### volume,mass,weight

if you travelled to a planet that had twice the force of gravity of earth and you have taken a small mass that is 1kg what is the mass weight and volume of the 1kg object on the new planet compared to earth

### math

The ocean covers about 71% of the Earth’s surface. If the total surface area of the Earth is about 510 million square kilometers, how many square kilometers are covered by the ocean?

### physics

Calculate the distance between the center of the earth and the center of the moon at which the gravitational force exerted by the earth on an object is equal in magnitude to the force exerted by the moon on the object.

### Science Urgent😖😖😖

Why most organisms reproduce A( organisms must reproduce to maintain genetic similarity in the species B( organisms must reproduce to continue to build genetic diverse city into the species C( organisms must reproduce to continue the species D( organisms must reproduce to ...

### phys

An astronaut drops an object from rest (relative to the planet) on a planet alpha (having the same radius as of earth) from an altitude of one radius above the surface. When the object hits the surface its speed is 3.98 times what it would be if the same experiment were ...

### English

1. I don't have a little money. 2. I don't have little money. 3. I don't have some money. 4. I don't have any money. 5. I have a lot of money. (Are all grammatical? Does # 1 mean #5?) 6. Do you have much money? - Not much. (Is the answer correct?) 7. He has too much money in ...

### physics

Two stars are 3.80 1011 m apart and are equally distant from the earth. A telescope has an objective lens with a diameter of 1.19 m and just detects these stars as separate objects. Assume that light of wavelength 550 nm is being observed. Also assume that diffraction effects...

### physics

Two stars are 2.4 × 1011 m apart and are equally distant from the earth. A telescope has an objective lens with a diameter of 1.72 m and just detects these stars as separate objects. Assume that light of wavelength 590 nm is being observed. Also, assume that diffraction ...

### physics

Two stars are 4.40 1011 m apart and are equally distant from the earth. A telescope has an objective lens with a diameter of 1.03 m and just detects these stars as separate objects. Assume that light of wavelength 550 nm is being observed. Also assume that diffraction effects...

### Physics

The acceleration due to gravity on a planet other than the earth has a magnitude of 1.50 m/s2. As in examples 6, 7 and 8, a placekicker kicks a football with an initial speed of 20.3 m/s at an angle of 39.4 ° above horizontal. Assume that the ball is kicked on this other ...

### English Grammar check

Hi. I wrote a reflective piece from an observational placement in clinic and I was wondering could anyone have a read through it and tell me where the punctuation may be wrong or if some parts just don't sound right. Thanks During my first year of studying Podiatry, I ...

### algerbra 1

Antartica comprises about 10.5% of the total land area on earth. antartica has a surface area of about 5,400,000 square miles. what is the total land area on earth? write an equation and slove.

### earth

A man stands at the north pole, his mass is 100 kg. Later he goes and stands at the equator. Compute what force he exerts on the earth when he stands at the: a) north pole, b) equator. Which force is greater and find the difference.

### Math

The weight of an object on the planet Mercury is about 2/5 the weight of that object on the Earth. An object that weighs 30 pounds on Earth would weigh how many pounds on Mercury? Need solution because I think it is 7.5 but my parents think the answer is 12. Thank you.

### Math Grade 12

So the question is basically asking which mountains peaks can be seen from Oahu. Island Distance(Mi) Mountain Height(ft) Lanai - 65 - Lanaihale - 3,370 Maui - 110 - Haleakala - 10,023 Hawaii - 190 - Mauna Kea - 13,796 Molokai - 40 - Kamakou - 4,961 A) Radius of earth= 3960 mi...

### physics

There is a 1500 mile race course. I MUST have a top speed of 36 meters/s (meaning I cannot go over 36). The max foward acceleration is 4 m/s squared and the max backward acceleration is 6 m/s squared. I start at 600m and must go to the 800m mark (I must travel 200m). What is ...

### Algebra

The graph shows data from a recent satellite internet connection. The cost was 90 cents at 10 minutes, and 180 at 20 minutes. The connection service billed at a rate of how many cents per minute?

### math

1. Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that the weight of an object on earth also varies according to the elevation of the object? In particular, the weight of an object follows this equation: , where C is a constant, and...

### Science Ms. Sue?

Why did the following change occur? The snow that covered the ground all winter began to melt, temperatures rose, and flowers started to bloom. A. days became shorter B. the Earth tilted away from the sun C. the sun's rays became more concentrated D. Earth completed one ...

### physics

At the surface of Mars, the acceleration due to gravity is 3.72 m/s^2. A watermelon has a mass of 4.5 kg here on Earth. a) What is its weight here on earth? b) What is its mass in Mars? c)What is its weight in Mars?

### Math

The weight of an object on the planet Mercury is about 2/5 the weight of that object on the Earth. An object that weighs 30 pounds on Earth would weigh how many pounds on Mercury?

### physiscs

if the largest mass that you could lift on earth is 150 Kg. What is the largest mass you could lift on the moon. My work 150kg/10NKg x/1.6Nkg on earth on the moon =24 kg on the moon

### Physics- Final exam review

A proton with kinetic energy 100 keV is moving in a plane perpindicular to a uniform magnetic field of magnitude 2.3 T. Find the radius of its orbit. Not sure what equation to use or how to solve

### 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 ...

### Check my answers?

A. 75 % B. 12.5% C. 25% D. 3.13% E. 9.38% 3. what percentage of land on the earths surface is inhospital lands? - B 4. what percentage of earths surface is covered by land? - C 5. what percentage of land on earth is usable, for living on, but not for agriculture/farming?-D 6. ...

### math

A manufacturing company needs to construct a rectangular container that meets some customer constraints. The volume must be 242 cubic centimeters. Length must be 3 centimeters longer than the width and the height must be one-seventh the width. What should the dimensions of the...

### Algebra

Today Star Satellite is offering the following special package to new customers: a one-time set-up fee of $10, the first month for free, and $32 per month thereafter. Which equation best represents k, the total cost of service for m months? A k = (10 + m)32. B k = 10 + 32m. C ...

### Math

Can you help me solve this problem? Cuz i cant seem to figure it out. An orbiting satellite traveled 3,225 miles in 40 minutes. Find its speed in miles per hour. (Round your answer to the next whole number.) (a)103 (b)4,838 (c)4,267 (d)6,200 (e)150

### English

1. He will must go to Japan. (X) 2. He will have to go to Japan. 3. She will may go to the amusement park.(X) 4. She will be allowed to go to the amusement park. 5. He must can speak Chinese.(X) 6. He must be able to speak Chinese. 7. He may must parctice speaking German.(X) 8...

### Physics repost

I apologise for reposting this question but it is still not working out for me. I know that: speed of light c=3.0x10^8 Time interval delta t=0.19x10^-9s The relationship between actual time and roudtrip distance is d=ct Also if there is and uncertainty of delta time, then it ...

### Physics

Any help is appreciated! A grandfather clock is based on the period of oscillation of a pendulum. The clock keeps perfect time on the first floor of the Sears tower but when carefully moved to the top floor h=436 m above the surface of the earth, the clock is found to be slow...

### Math

A car travels due east with a speed of 42.0 km/h. Raindrops are falling at a constant speed vertically with respect to the Earth. The traces of the rain on the side windows of the car make an angle of 70.0° with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to the ...

### Physics

If the gravitational force on you is 670N on the earth, how strong is the gravitational force on you on the surface of a neutron star that has the same mass as our sun and a diameter of 20.0km ? Take the mass of the sun to be ms = 1.99×1030kg , the gravitational constant to ...

### chemistry

Calculate the mass percent of methanol, ethanol, and MTBE (answers must be received in that order) that must be present in gasoline to yield a mixture of 1.3 % oxygen by weight.

### English

I am writing an essay on "No Exit" by Jean-Paul Satre. The question is: How does the author's manupulation of time contribute to the effectiveness of the work as a whole. Do not just merly summerise the plot. I know that time in Hell is suspended/ halted. HOW is time ...

### English

What can we do to make turtles live in the sea again(Because of water pollution, turtles want to leave.)? 1. We can clean up the sea. 2. We can pick up the garbage in the sea. 3. We must not throw garbage into the sea anymore. 4. Factories must not throw waste oil into the sea...

### Conversions!

1. The price of gold is 200 dollars/oz. How much did 1 g of gold cost that day? (1 oz = 28.4 g)Use dimensional analysis. 2. How many minutes does it take light from the sun to reach Earth? (Distance from sun to Earth is 93 million mi, speed of light= 3 x 10^8 m/s) Use ...

### biology

What regulary hit the earth for the first 600 million years of existence? What do scientists call this period of time? - Aseroids, and meteors hit the earth.What do scientists called this period of time ? I need help answer this question please. If the first question is right ?

### AP Physics

An object has a mass of 80 kg on earth. the acceleration of gravity on Mars is about 1/4 of the acceleration of gravity on Earth. What is the weight of the object on Mars?