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

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physics

Find the speed at which Superman (mass=89.0 kg) must fly into a train (mass = 19564 kg) traveling at 65.0 km/hr to stop it. The system (train + Superman) must end up with zero momentum. With no external forces, Superman's initial momentum must be equal and oppositely directed ...

Physics

The weight of an astronaut plus his space suit on the Moon is only 270 N. A. How much do they weigh on Earth, in Newtons, assuming the acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1.67m/s^2= 1584is this right? B. What is the mass of the astronaut and his space suit on the moon ...

Chemistry

A NASA satellite showed that in 2003 the ozone hole was much larger than it was in 2002. The 2003 hole measured 1.04 x in diameter, while the diameter of the 2002 hole was 6.9 x Calculate the difference in size between the two holes in square meters

s

According to science, the fastest speed possible for anything is the speed of light. The speed of light is about 186,000 miles per second. That means that in one minute, light travels 11,160,000 miles. The star nearest Earth is the Sun. It's about 93,000,000 miles from Earth. ...

Earth science

What prevents life from developing on land before Earth’s atmosphere contained a significant portion of oxygen? (1) All land locations were too hot for life to exist. (2) All terrestrial environments were too cold for life to even exist. (3) All forms of life require ...

Math

A landscape architect is designing a new park for the city.His design must include the following types of figures. Exactly 4 boundary segments Exactly 1 pair of boundary segments must be parallel The intersection of at least two of the boundary segments must form an obtuse ...

science

a experiment to prove that a freely suspended or floating magnet always point in the north south direction plz help got my trails!??!?!?! how do i get the ans to this question?????? That doesn't look like a question. It looks like a suggested experiment to prove a hypothesis. ...

physics

is this right? a 50kg barbell can be lifted by usinga force of 180 N. what is the force of gravity on this planet? if the same barbell is lifted on earth, what minimal force is needed? -i got 3.6 for gravity of the unnamed planet; and 49 N for the minimal force to be lifted on...

Science

Why is only one side of the moon visible from the earth at all times? Only one side of the moon is visible from the earth at all times because the other side is illuminated by the sun, which doesn't face us. Please correct me if I'm wrong, thanks :-)

child

In preparing a budget for a day care center, you must plan for taxes. As an employer, you must pay part of each employee’s _______ tax. A. Social Security C. state income B. federal income D. local

chid

In preparing a budget for a day care center, you must plan for taxes. As an employer, you must pay part of each employee’s _______ tax. A. Social Security C. state income B. federal income D. local

religion

According to the Cow (2nd sura of Qur’an), Muslims a) must not be the aggressor in war b) should avoid violence at all cost c) must formally declare war before attacking d) may not mistreat captives

algebra

You decide to market your own custom computer software. You must invest $3,255 for computer hardware, and spend $2.90 to buy and package each disk. If each program sells for $13.75, how many copies must you sell to break even?

reading

According to science, the fastest speed possible for anything is the speed of light. The speed of light is about 186,000 miles per second. That means that in one minute, light travels 11,160,000 miles. The star nearest Earth is the Sun. It's about 93,000,000 miles from Earth. ...

Philosophy

True/False 1. Rosenstand argues that moral subjectivism is an intuitively sound, "live and let live" kind of moral position that is both appealing and socially cohesive. 2. For the members of the Flat Earth Society, who believe that all physical evidence of a round or ...

Philosophy

True/False 1. Rosenstand argues that moral subjectivism is an intuitively sound, "live and let live" kind of moral position that is both appealing and socially cohesive. 2. For the members of the Flat Earth Society, who believe that all physical evidence of a round or ...

Astronomy

If a space probe were sent into orbit around the sun that brought it as close as 0.5 AU to the sun and as far away as 5.5 AU, what would its orbital period be? Can I use Kepler's 3rd law for this? I'm not sure how to take into account both AUs...

Physics

A man of mass 75.5 kg walks down the aisle of an airplane at a speed of 1.50 m/s in the forward direction while the plane moves at a speed of 305 m/s relative to the earth. (a) Find the man's kinetic energy relative to the plane. (b) Find the man's kinetic energy relative to ...

NCSU

A man of mass 83.5 kg walks down the aisle of an airplane at a speed of 1.60 m/s in the forward direction while the plane moves at a speed of 295 m/s relative to the earth. (a) Find the man's kinetic energy relative to the plane. (b) Find the man's kinetic energy relative to ...

physics

A man of mass 78.5 kg walks down the aisle of an airplane at a speed of 1.40 m/s in the forward direction while the plane moves at a speed of 320 m/s relative to the earth. (a) Find the man's kinetic energy relative to the plane. (b) Find the man's kinetic energy relative to ...

genetic information

I am doing a small (paragraph) section on the requirements of genetic information and I probably will put some of this in. It can be over anything. Is the below all correct? It must be an information carrier. It must be resistant to change. It must be able to run a cell. It ...

english

Please help if my answers are correct and let me know the correct answers below. thank you. Can we see (1) _____ the earth is a globe? Yes, we can. When we watch a ship that sails out to sea, we can see that the ship begins (2) _____. The bottom of the ship disappears first, ...

EARTH SCIENCE

Cumulus and stratus clouds belong to which cloud group? A. Puffy clouds B. High clouds C. Middle clouds D. Low clouds Is it A? What is the basic cause of ocean tides? A. Gravitational force of volcanic activity B. Gravitational attraction between the Moon and the entire solar ...

statistics

11. You are taking a multiple choice examination that has 20 questions in a particular section with 5 possible answers for each question. You did not study for the test and you guessed the answers. The probability that you will get at least 50% of the problems correct by ...

Physics

A spacecraft approaching the earth launches an exploration vehicle. After the launch, an observer on earth sees the spacecraft approaching at a speed of 0.74c and the exploration vehicle approaching at a speed of 0.98c. What is the speed of the exploration vehicle relative to ...

Science

The density of the sun's core is about 160 g/cm. The density of the earth's core is about 13.0 g/cm. About how many times denser is the sun's core than Earth's?

Ethics

1. Hill claims that a fruitful way to think about the badness of destroying the environment is? To think about what kind of human would choose to destroy the earth. To appeal to theories about God and care for the earth. To examine people’s intuitions about whether it is ...

Reading skills

According to science, the fastest speed possible for anything is the speed of light. The speed of light is about 186,000 miles per second. That means that in one minute, light travels 11,160,000 miles. The star nearest Earth is the Sun. It's about 93,000,000 miles from Earth. ...

Physics

Hi! I need some help with some physics questions. 1. When two point charges are moved farther apart, what is true about their resulting electric and gravitational forces? a. both forces stay the same b. gravitational force stays the same but electric force increases c. ...

Help with physics!

Hi! I need some help with some physics questions. 1. When two point charges are moved farther apart, what is true about their resulting electric and gravitational forces? a. both forces stay the same b. gravitational force stays the same but electric force increases c. ...

Physics

Horizontal electric power lines supported by vertical poles can carry large currents. Assume that Earth’s magnetic field runs parallel to the surface of the ground from south to north with a magnitude of 0.50××10^-4 Tesla and that the supporting poles are 38 m apart. Find ...

English

Can you please help me complete the fill-in-the-blank activity, please? I'm not sure if the rules in America are the same as in England. 1)You can get a part-time job when you are 15 years old. You can ride a 50cc moped when you are 14 years old. You can't leave school until ...

Earth Science

I need help with igneous rocks and the rock cycle. Is there a web site that will help me. One question is When magma cools below Earth's surface, it forms __________-grained, _________ igneous rocks. fine grained for your other word read: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Igneous_rock

Astronomy

Assume that right now the Moon is full, Mercury is at superior conjunction, Venus is at greatest western elongation, and Mars is at opposition. Draw a simple sketch of the solar system, showing the relative positions of the Sun, Earth, the Moon, Mercury, Venus and Mars. Draw ...

science

Why does the Earth get more energy from the Sun compared to any other star? •The Sun is much closer to Earth. The next closest star is 4.2 light years away. **** • The Sun is much denser than other stars. That means it produces more energy. • The Sun is much hotter than ...

math/science

The total surface area of Earth is about 1.97 × 10^8 square miles. The surface area of land on Earth is about 5.73 × 10^7 square miles. Find the ratio of surface area of land to that of the entire planet.

GLOBE/GEOGRAPHY HELP

Rotate the Earth using the arrows on the globe that show the direction of rotation. As viewed from the North Pole, what direction is the Earth spinning? clockwise or counter-clockwise? I suggest you do this exercise in class, since that globe apparently has arrows that show ...

science

Which of the following best supports the idea that the melting of glaciers in Antarctica is a global environmental threat? A. The melting of glaciers can cause sea levels on Earth to fall. B. The melting of glaciers can change ecosystems in Antarctica. C. The melting of ...

Business Ethics

Which of the following is NOT one of the key requirements for auditor independence? A. Auditors must disclose all other written communications between management and themselves. b. Public accounting firms must report if they are providing audit services to any company whose ...

science

Discuss how comets might have a role to play in life evolving on an earth-like extrasolar planet in a distant solar system. can some one please help me out here. If life came to Earth via a comet, wouldn't it make sense to predict that some comet could carry life to some other...

Physics

The Earth's magnetic field above the Earth's equator is about 10^-4 north. If a proton is intially moving downward at 5*10^5 m/s, it will? A. curve east, making a circle with r= 50 m. B. curve west, making a circle with r=50 cm C. curve east, making a circle with r= 3 cm D. ...

physics

1)The acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1.67 m/s2. If a person can throw a stone 12.0 m straight upward o the earth, how high should the person be able to throw a stone on the moon? Assume that the throwing speeds are the same in two cases. The height H attained when ...

PHYSICS HELP

Suppose the aliens watching the show are on the surface of Mars. Mass of Mars: 6.42 x 10^23 kg Radius of Mars: 3.394 x 10^6 m Calculate; A) the weight of a 40.0 kg alien on Mars B) the weight of 40.0kg alien on earh Earth-sun distance:1.50x10^11m Mars-sun distance: 2.28 x10^11...

antigone

which is an example of verbal irony as spoken by Antigone? a. "You have yourself to consider, after all." b. "You must decide whether you will help me or not." c. "...and if I must die,/I say that this crime is holy..." d. "...if it means death,/It will not be the worst of ...

english

Jimmy you must leave the room shut the door and be quiet. Which of the following options correctly punctuates the sentence above? A Jimmy, you must leave the room, shut the door, and be quiet. B. Jimmy; you must leave the room, shut the door and be quiet. C. Jimmy you must ...

english

Jimmy you must leave the room shut the door and be quiet. Which of the following options correctly punctuates the sentence above? A Jimmy, you must leave the room, shut the door, and be quiet. B. Jimmy; you must leave the room, shut the door and be quiet. C. Jimmy you must ...

Math

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...

English

I left out the questionnaire I really need you to check. I have to refer to what happens in America. 1)You can get a part-time job when you are..You can ride a 50cc moped when you are......You can't leave school until you are......You must be ......to join the army. You must ...

US History

List 3 responsibilities that we have as American citizens? 1) Citizens must VOTE 2) Citizens must obey the laws 3) Citizens must________ i don't know what is the third one please help!!!!

Math

Financial aid students must pass 2/3 of their courses each term in order to continue their aid. If a student is taking 18 hours, how many hours must be passed?

Stat

If radio station call letters must begin with either K or W and must include either two or three additional​ letters, how many different possibilities are​ there?

Stats

if a researcher were studying the effects of a teaching method on patient learning outcomes, how must he or she word the research question (different from hypothesis) to use the t-test for statistical differences? What type of data must he or she collect (interval, ratio, ...

physics

Suppose a single electron orbits about a nucleus containing two protons (+2e), as would be the case for a helium atom from which one of the two naturally occurring electrons is removed. The radius of the orbit is 2.65 10-11 m. Determine the magnitude of the electron's ...

Physics

Suppose a single electron orbits about a nucleus containing two protons (+2e), as would be the case for a helium atom from which one of the two naturally occurring electrons is removed. The radius of the orbit is 2.65 10-11 m. Determine the magnitude of the electron's ...

Physics

Suppose a single electron orbits about a nucleus containing two protons (+2e), as would be the case for a helium atom from which one of the two naturally occurring electrons is removed. The radius of the orbit is 2.65 10-11 m. Determine the magnitude of the electron's ...

Physics

Suppose a single electron orbits about a nucleus containing two protons (+2e), as would be the case for a helium atom from which one of the two naturally occurring electrons is removed. The radius of the orbit is 2.65 10-11 m. Determine the magnitude of the electron's ...

Physics

A 0.59g mass of Glynnium goes through a nuclear fission reaction. The energy from the process is used to lift a 97211kg Saturn 5 rocket into orbit. If the mass is transformed with 1% efficiency, what height does the rocket reach? Express your answer in kilometers

Economic

A Giffin good is not correctly described by which of the following? A)A Giffin good must be an inferior good. B)A Giffin good must be such that the income effect and the substitution effect move in opposite directions, and the income effect outweighs the substitution effect. C...

physics

please check these 3: if the batteries in a portable CD player provide a terminal voltage of 12 V, what is the potential difference across the entire CD player? a. 3.0 V b. 4.0 V c. 6.0 V d. 12 V D two resistors having the same resistance value are wired in parallel. how does ...

physics

Calculate the acceleration due to gravity on the moon. The moon\'s radius is about 1.74 E 6 m and its mass is 7.35 E 22 kg ok aparently there\'s an easier way to do this I applied Newtons second law in the radial direction net force radial = m (radial acceleration) = Fg were ...

Physics

A canoe has a velocity of 0.480m/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 (V(C/R)) of the canoe relative to the river. Also, find the direction of the velocity of the ...

12 math

a library shelf contains 7 books. in how many ways can they be arranged if there are no restrictions? b. the mathamatics text book must be first. c.the 3 math text boooks must be together

math

Certain financial aid students must pas 2/3 of the courses each term in order to continue their aid. if a student is taking 18 hours, how many hours must be passed?

algebra

to pass a course with an A grade, a student ,must have an average of 90 or higher. A students grades on three tests are 93,92 and 83. What is the score the student must get on the nest test to get an A average?

Chemistry

A home swimming pool contains 145 m3 of water. At the beginning of the swimming season, the water must be heated from 20 to 32°C. How many joules of heat energy must be supplied?

Chemistry

A home swimming pool contains 145 m3 of water. At the beginning of the swimming season, the water must be heated from 20 to 32°C. How many joules of heat energy must be supplied?

HELP GRAMMAR

if you say twenty days to respond and a few paragraphs later say the petition must be filed within 90 days is that correct or must both match

Algebra 2

Make up an equation that satisfies the given conditions: must have x-intercepts at (1,0) and (2,0). It must also have a y-intercept at (0,4). How do you factor the y-intercept?

Physics

On the earth, you throw an object up in the air at some velocity, v, and it reaches a maximum vertical displacement (max. height if you prefer) of 4.8 meters. If you went to the moon, where the value of the gravitational acceleration of the moon is 1/6 of that on earth, and ...

Current/Magnetic force

A high voltage power line carries a current of 110 A at a location where the Earth's magnetic fields has a magnitude of 5.9 x 10^-4 T and points north at an angle of72 degrees below the horizontal (toward the earth surface). Find the direction and magnitude of the magnetic ...

statistics

Your best friend is 5 months pregnant and wants you to be there when the baby is born. Since the baby was conceived on Labor Day, the delivery might coincide with your annual trip to cabo. the doctor tells you that the gestation period for humans is normally distributed with a...

physics

A pulsar is a rapidly rotating neutron star that continuously emits a beam of radio waves in a searchlight manner. Each time the pulsar makes one revolution, the rotating beam sweeps across the earth, and the earth receives a pulse of radio waves. For one particular pulsar, ...

Physics

A pulsar is a rapidly rotating neutron star that continuously emits a beam of radio waves in a searchlight manner. Each time the pulsar makes one revolution, the rotating beam sweeps across the earth, and the earth receives a pulse of radio waves. For one particular pulsar, ...

algebra

5.A) Kwame sells ice cream cones at the country fair. He has to rent the equipment for $29 and spend $0.43 on ingredients for each cone. How many ice cream cones must he sell at $1.10 each in order to make a profit? A)Wrie an inequality that represents how many ice cream cones...

Physics

An army of armadillios is attacking Cosine Castle where the coyotes reside. If an army must clear the 45 meter walls by 5 meters, at what angle must they set their cannons (from the horizontal) in order to fire inside the castle walls? The cannons fire cannonballs at 50 m/s. ...

algebra

In Chemistry class, Andrew has earned scores of 64, 69, and 73 on three tests. He must maintain an average of 70 to pass the course. What score must Andrew earn on the final exam to pass the course?

Math 221

where is the origin located in this equation? 1). The first equation that I am using for my discussion is: y=x+4 and the parallel must past through this given point (-7, 1) y=x=-4 is the equation and (-7, 1) is the ordered pair y=x+4 Since I want the new line parallel, I need ...

Math

A year on Mars is 686 Earth Days. (1) Which is longer, a year on Mars or a year on Earth? (2)By how many weeks is it longer? Submit two answers. Please explain how you got the answers. My 1st answer was Mars the 2nd answer I 82 1/2 weeks. Please help

physics

Imagine a frictionless perfectly straight tunnel which runs from Boston (USA) to Delhi (India). We release (at zero speed) an object in the tunnel in Boston. Assume that the Earth is a perfect sphere with radius 6.4*10^3 km, with a mass of 6.0*10^24 kg and that the mass ...

physics

Imagine a frictionless perfectly straight tunnel which runs from Boston (USA) to Delhi (India). We release (at zero speed) an object in the tunnel in Boston. Assume that the Earth is a perfect sphere with radius 6.4*10^3 km, with a mass of 6.0*10^24 kg and that the mass ...

PHYSICS

Compare the electric force holding the electron in orbit (r=0.53×10−10m) around the proton nucleus of the hydrogen atom, with the gravitational force between the same electron and proton. What is the ratio of these two forces?

science

If a cement block that weighs 50 N must be raised to a height of 5 m, how much work must be done on the block? Work=weight*heightincreased

Social Studies

One reason for the difference between average temperatures in Rome when in Jan. the average temperature is 11 degrees Celsius and July average degree is 30 degree Celsius is: The amount of carbon dioxide present in the atmosphere The tilt of the Earth of its axis The tidal ...

English

1. The earth goes around the sun. 2. The eatth moves around the sun. 3. The earth goes round the sun. 4. The earth moves round the sun. (Which one do I have to use?) 5. Many boys were sitting around the lake. 6. Many boys were sitting round the lake. (Do I have to use 'round' ...

SCIENCE

Determine the mass of a person on the moon whose mass on Earth is 70 kg Determine the weight of a person on the moon whose weight on Earth is 148 lbs. How is the mutual gravitational force affected by changing the separation distance between two 1.0 kg masses if the distance ...

ALGEBRA

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

An engineer messed design a runway to accommodate airplanes that must reach a speed of 71 m/s before they can take off the planes are capable of accelerating at a rate of 1.6 m/s person per second the minimum length of the runway must be _______

Statistics

Find an example of application of Normal Distribution (or approximately Normal Distribution) in your workplace or business (or any other business that you are familiar with). Prove that the variable has the characteristics of a Normal Distribution. Recall that the variable ...

math

Taking the speed of the radio signal as 3×108 m/s, calculate the time taken for a signal to reach a GPS receiver from a GPS satellite at a position 21 000 km distant from the receiver. Assume that the speed of the signal is unchanged over the whole path length. Express your ...

physics

A bicyclist starts a timed race at 6 mph In order to win, he must average 21 mph Assuming constant acceleration from the start, how fast must he be traveling at the end of the race?

Math

To pass a course with a C grade, a student must have an average of 70 or greater. A students grades on three tests are 63, 76, 67. Find what score the student must get on the next test to get a C average or better

metreology

Wien’s radiation law says that the wavelength of most intense radiation (λmax) emitted by a blackbody is inversely proportional to the absolute temperature (T) of the object. The surface of the Sun radiates as a blackbodyat a temperature ofT=6000 kelvins so that the Sun...

Physics HELP!!!!!!!!

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. Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed and centripetal acceleration of a person situated ...

Physics

In its own frame the average pi meson lives 2.60 x 10^-8s. Suppose it moves at 0.985c relative to the Earth. According to us, on Earth, what is a pi meson's average lifetime? (b) according to us, what is the pi meson;s average travel distance before decaying? (c) If time ...

Physics180

Tidal forces can break apart objects that orbit too close to a planet, producing rings like those of Saturn. Consider an asteroid 600km in radius, 65mm from Saturn's center. What's the difference in gravitational acceleration between the two sides of the asteroid?

Astronomy

In fact, more precise calculations suggest that ISON was on a hyperbolic, unbound orbit. How much more precise? Find the minimal speed with which the comet would have had to be moving when observed at perihelion in order to eventually escape the Solar system, in km/s.

math

Eric is putting together alien toys called zerg and Borges for the display window in a toy store. He has a box of alien body parts that contains 45 heads and 55 feet. Each zerg must have one head and three feet.each Borg must have four heads and two feet. How many zergs and ...

Physics

Calculate the work done by planet X on its moon. Planet X applies a force of 5.6 x 10^10 N on its moon and the moon is 4.0 x 10^8 km away from the planet and it continues to circle the planet in a circular orbit of circumference of 2.5 x 10^9 m.

Chemistry - is this correct?

Write the electronic configuration for nickel(#28). I know it is 1s^2 2s^2 2p^6 3s^2 3p^6 4s^2 3d^8 (b) How many electrons are there of highest energy in nickel? Is it 8? (c) how many electrons are there in the outermost energy level(orbit) of nickel? Is this 8 also?

chemistry

The total surface area of earth is about 1.97*10^8 square miles. the surface area of land on earth is about 5.73*10^7 square miles. find the ratio of the surface area of land to the entire planet.?

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