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

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physical science

a 180 lb person climbs a ladder to a point which is two times the radius of the earth high. how much does he weigh there?

Physical Geography, Earth Science

How do you label a Tectonic Map of Hypothetical Ocean Basin? I have to draw in the plate boundaries.


Why isn't the land surface of Earth flat after millions of years of erosion by mass wasting as well as by other erosional agents?


Use these magnitudes of the forces of gravity at Earth's surface to determine the masses of the objects on which they act A)0.98N. B)62N C)44.5MN


Use these magnitudes of the forces of gravity at Earth's surface to determine the masses of the objects on which they act A)0.98N. B)62N C)44.5MN


While surface conditions differ greatly, name the three ways that Venus and Earth are indeed sister planets.

7th grade social studies

In the Earth's Sourthern Hemisphere, what season begins in March? Spring Summer Fall Winter


how fast would you have to be traveling at in a spaceship in order to appear to age 20% slower than your classmate left behind on earth


How fast is a city on the earth's equator (such as Singapore) moving due to our planet's daily spin on its axis?


Does the Sun's rays ever make 90- degree angles to the Earth's surface in San Francisco at any time during the year? Why or why not?

earth science

Which type of sedimentary rock is formed from fragments of minerals or rocks? (Points : 3) clastic chemical intrusive organic

Introduction To Marketing

Create a pitch to a potential green-product advertiser stating the benefits of advertising in Mother Earth News.


If you stood atop a ladder that was so tall that you were twice as far from Earth's center, how would your weight compare with its present value?


An american system of communication is based on the radio frequency of 76 Hz. Compute the wavelength of theses waves and compare it to the diameter of the earth.


If you were to dig a hole all the way to the center of the Earth and back where would you end up if you were in Indonesia? Mexico? South America?


what will be the centipetal acceleration on a man whose mass is 80 kg,when resting on a ground at the equator if the radius of the earth'R' is 6.4x10 power 6 meter.

Earth Science

4.   Ancient cyanobacteria released ______, which assisted in creating the atmosphere as we know it today.  A. oxygen B. lead C. hydrogen D. ore A?

using skills

Which earth science lesson is especially appropriate for the primary grades? A. Moon B. Volcanoes C. Stars D. Weather my answer is d.


What would be a good way using the terms mass and weight to explain how to measure gold so it's the same on earth and on the moon?


How much would the time keeping of a pendulum clock be affected by taking it to the moon? Gravity is 1.6m/s ^2, compared with 10m/s ^2 on the earth.

Social Stuies

Which of the following does NOT concern dividing up the earth into smaller sections? A. Parallels B. Meridians C. cardinal directions D. Hemispheres

Science one question dont understand plz help ASAP

i know that from earth to the moon is 238,855 miles but i don't know how much that is in months


Lined up 6.7 billion people assume that each person occupied 12inches of the line.how many times around earth would they reach


The earth has a radius of 6380 km and turns around once every 24 hours. What is the average speed of a person resting at the equator?

Earth science

Most of the sand that makes up the sandstone found in New York State was originally deposited in which type of layers?

Earth Science

What are the maximum and minimum dimensions (the size range) for the following particle sizes? a) cobble: b) pebble: c) sand: PLEASE HELP


Both a globe and flat world map can model features of Earth. Give an example of when you would use each of these models.


Two stars in a binary system orbit around their center of mass. The centers of the two stars are 7.80 1011 m apart. The larger of the two stars has a mass of 3.50 1030 kg, and its center is 3.00 1011 m from the system's center of mass. What is the mass of the smaller star?


Two stars in a binary system orbit around their center of mass. The centers of the two stars are 7.80 1011 m apart. The larger of the two stars has a mass of 3.50 1030 kg, and its center is 3.00 1011 m from the system's center of mass. What is the mass of the smaller star?


Two stars in a binary system orbit around their center of mass. The centers of the two stars are 7.40 1011 m apart. The larger of the two stars has a mass of 3.40 1030 kg, and its center is 2.50 1011 m from the system's center of mass. What is the mass of the smaller star?


Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly? A. A carpenter must use certain tools, hammers, saws, chisels, to finish a job. B. A carpenter must use certain tools hammers, saws, chisels -to finish a job. C. A carpenter must use certain tools - hammers, saws, ...

com 140

As a project manager, you are looking forward to completing your current project and then taking a European vacation with your bonus money. Shortly before bonuses are expected, however, you realize your team just missed reaching the financial goal for the quarter. As a result...

Elem. Ed.

Portfolios are a collaborative effort in that: A. children,teachers,and specialists can all choose samples to include in a portfolio. B. each item in the porfolio should be discussed with parents before it is included. C. teachers must have input from other teachers in the ...


Four people want to cross a bridge. They all begin on the same side. It’s night time and they only have one flash light with them. At most two people can cross the bridge at the same time, and any party who crosses, either one or two people must have a flashlight with them. ...


when a ball is dropped throuh a height, its potential energy changes. Suppose all this energy gets converted into internal energyof the ball once it has stopped bouncing and the specfic heat of the vall is 0.850 j/g-k(no heat loss to the environment). Calculate the height from...

Social Studies

1.How does scarcity affect producers? ●Limited costs prevent producers from hiking prices. ●Limited demand prevents producers from offering low prices. ●Limited time prevents producers from finding the best employees. ●Limited resources prevent producers from making ...

Plz help me..just one MATH question

The number 1 is both the square of an integer and the cube of an integer. What is the next larger interger which is both a square and a cube of a positve integer. plz help, the only number i can think of was 0 but its smaller than one. what is the erroron the verdfind it and ...


How does scarcity affect producers? A.) Limited costs prevent producers from hiking prices. * B.) Limited demand prevents producers from offering low prices. C.) Limited time prevents producers from finding the best employees. D.) Limited resources prevent producers from ...

Physics Classical Mechanics

Consider a double star system under the influence of the gravitational force between the stars. Star 1 has mass m1 = 2.32 × 10^31 kg and Star 2 has mass m2 = 1.76 × 10^31 kg. Assume that each star undergoes uniform circular motion about the center of mass of the system (cm...


y= -x^2-12x+28 A painter can use the formula A=2/3bh to estimate the area of space under the parabola. Calculate area in square ft under each arch ~ if there are 8 arches to be painted how many square ft must be painted ~ if 1 gallon paints 200 square ft , how many gallons ...


Treat the Earth and all that dwell thereon with respect. Remain close to the Great Spirit. Show great respect for your fellow beings. Work together for the benefit of all Mankind. Give assistance and kindness wherever needed. Do what you know to be right. Look after the well ...


A particle with a mass of 2.00x10-16 kg and a charge of 22.0 nC starts from rest, is accelerated by a strong electric field, and is fired from a small source inside a region of uniform constant magnetic field 0.660 T. The velocity of the particle is perpendicular to the field...

algebra 2

A chauffer must decide between driving his clients in the rolls royce or the mercedes benz. the rolls royce costs 1.75 per mile to operate and the mercedes benz costs 2.00 per mile. The chauffer can charge 4.00 per mile for the rolls royce and 6.50 per mile for mercedes benz. ...


Choose the one word or phrase that best completes the sentence. 1.In some countries environmental organizations have been _____to inform peole and gain their support a.set off b.make up c.set down d.set out e.set up 2.All questions must be answered ____and you must sign at the...


plzz help me with my homework!!! Tarzan, played by Patrick Huard, 60 kg, must cross a stream 5 m wide, and full of hungry crocodiles. To do this, decides to slide along a sloping tree trunk, hollowed and moist so that there is no friction. After the trunk, there is a part of 3...


Which sentence from this excerpt of Jefferson Davis’s Inaugural Address indicates that secession was the Confederacy’s way of reclaiming its legal powers? A. An agricultural people, whose chief interest is the export of a commodity required in every manufacturing country, ...

Teachers aide

music or words for four children's songs 2 must be from other cultures.must write song title, the name of the person who wrote it, the publisher's name and city and the copyright date. title: words by: music by: publisher,city,country: copyright date: please help!!!


7. The ratio of an object's weight on Earth to its weight on Neptune is 5 : 7. How much would a person who weighs 150 pounds on Earth weigh on Neptune? A. 170 pounds B. 107 1/7 pounds C. 750 pounds D. 210 pounds I answered D, because I took 150 pounds and divided that by 5 ...


At the local ballpark, the team charges $5.00 for each ticket and expects to make $1,300.00 in concessions. the team must pay in players $1,800.00 and pay all the workers $1,500.00. Each fan gets a free bat, costs the team $3.00 per bat of the following, what is the smallest ...

college physics

Superman must stop a 190-km/h train in 180m to keep it from hitting a stalled car on the tracks. part a)If the train's mass is 3.8×10^5kg , how much force must he exert (find the magnitude)? part b)Compare to the weight of the train (give as %). partc) How much force(in ...

algebra can somecheck my answers

please check my answer thank you Write the phrase “the quotient of 3 more than a number, and 3 less than that same number. “ (x+3/(x-3) . It is estimated that the Earth is losing 4000 species of plants and animals every year. If S represents the number of species living ...


2. Which of the following describes a relationship between science and society? A: Scientific discoveries can impact human life; therefore, society must remain scientifically literate. B: Scientific discoveries rarely impact human life; therefore, it is not necessary for ...

physics (please help elena)

Three planets interact with one another through their mutual gravitational forces only; they are isolated in free space and do not interact with any other bodies. They orbit around an axis going through the center-of-mass of the system and perpendicular to the triangle formed ...


Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune: what is one reason why life probably does not exist on these four planets? A) They have no gravity. B) They are the gas planets. C) They are the giant planets. **** D) They are the rocky planets. Earth seems to be the only planet in our ...

CHEM (DrBob222)

I had posted the question to that previous chem question, regarding Mo & V...they said that it should have been correct. What I am thinking that I was missing...must have been that I did not include 4s & then just not fill it. I had excluded it from my electron filling ...


a place kicker must kick a football from a Lint 36 meters from the goal. As a result of the kick, the ball must clear the crossbar, which is 3.04 meters high. When kicked, the ball leaves the ground with a speed of 20 meters per second at an angle of 50 degrees to the ...


An interior decorator must mix red and white paint in the ratio of 2:5 in order to obtain the correct colour pink. If she needs 28 litres of pink paint, calculate how much red paint and how much white paint shem must use to obtain the right colour.


Given that the mass of the Milky Way galaxy is 10^11 times that of the Sun and that the sun is 2.6x10^20 meters from its center, what is the Sun's orbital speed around the center of the galaxy? How long does it take the Sun to orbit the Milky Way? (In this problem, we assume ...

Mrs.Sue please help!!!

It says in my competency goal 1 to establish and maintain a safe,healy learning environment. This is what i put. To provide a safe enviroment for infants you must make sure there are no small toys that the kids can choke on. You also need to make sure that the toys that have ...


A burn produced by live steam at 100oC is more severethan one produced by the same amount of water at 100oC.Verify this, calculate the heat that must be removed from 5.0 g ofwater at 100oC to lower its temperature to34oC.. Then calculate the heat that must beremoved from 5.0g ...


A manufacturer of soft-drinks advertises that their orange soda as "naturally flavored," although it contains only 5% orange juice. A new federal regulation stipulates that to be called "natural" a drink must contain at least 10% fruit juice. How much pure orange juice must ...


1. Which angle measure is consistent with all of the following criteria? (i) The reference angle is 40°. (ii) The angle is more than one revolution. (iii) The angle's terminal side is in Quadrant II. (iv) The angle isn't positive. A. –580° B. –500° C. –220° D. 500° ...


A chemist has 80 pints of a 20% iodine solution. How many pints of iodine must be added to produce a solution that is 33.1/3% iodine? Please help me work this through Let X be the number of pints of iodine that must be added. You start out with a mix that contains 16 pints of ...


Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune: what is one reason why life probably does not exist on these four planets? A) They have no gravity. B) They are the gas planets. C) They are the giant planets. **** D) They are the rocky planets. Earth seems to be the only planet in our ...

AP Physics

A cord runs around two massless, frictionless pulleys; a canister with mass m=20 kg hangs from one pulley; and you exert a force F if you are to lift the cord. a) What must be the magnitude of F if you are to lift the canister at a constant speed? b) To lift the canister by 2 ...


Is this the right way to answer this question? A physics exam consists of 9 multiple-choice questions and 6 open-ended problems in which all work must be shown. If an examinee must answer 7 of the multiple-choice questions and 3 of the open-ended problems, in how many ways can...


To qualify for the finals in a racing event, a race car must achieve an average speed of 225 km/h on a track with a total length of 1.4 km. If a particular car covers the first half of the track at an average speed of 205 km/h, what minimum average speed must it have in the ...


A saline solution is 20% salt. How many gallons of water must be added to dilute the mixture to 8 gals of a 15% saline solution? here is my method: using c1V1 = c2V2, (0.2)(V1) = (0.15)(8) V1 = 6 gals So, since 8 gals are required to dilute the saline solution of 15%, 8-6 = 2 ...


To qualify for the finals in a racing event a car must achieve an average speed of 250 km/h on a track with a total length of 16,000 m if a particular car covers the first half of the track at an average speed of 230 km/h what minimum average speed Must It have in the second ...


Pat must pay a 6 percent state sales tax and a 2 percent city sales tax on school supplies. If the price of the supplies tax before taxes is $30.00, what is the total amount tha Pat must pay In Sales tax? A $0.25 B $0.90 C $1.80 D $2.40 E $2.60

research writing

Can someone help with com 220 wk6 day 6-subject-Global warming: Write a 350 word paragraph that uses one of your arguments and counterarguments to support your thesis. Be sure to include the evidence that supports your thesis and that may support or refute the counterargument...


1. How is the equator similar to the prime meridian? (1 point) Both the equator and prime meridian are lines that divide Earth into the Northern and Southern hemispheres. Both the equator and the prime meridian are imaginary base lines from which locations of Earth can be ...


If you were to jump from an airplane at an altitude of 15000 ft. and fall toward the Earth at 100 mph how long would it take to reach the surface?


Describe the action and reaction force pairs involve when an object falls toward Earth. Ignore the effects of air resistance.


a kangaroo jumps to a vertical height of 2.55m.How long was it in the air before returning to Earth? pleaseee anwser it is due in 1 day!!!!


using the numerical scale, one foot on the map would equal how many miles on earth's surface? show how you got your answer?

world geography

The most accurate representation of the earth is a(n) ______. Azimuthal equidistant globe relief map Winkel Tripel projection

Earth Science-9 help!!!

does monroe county produce any of these minerals??? talc zinc garnet gypsum lead magnetite halite titalium. plz help me...

i need help on science

please somebody smart answer this question like Ms.Sue or anybody else. how are earthquake vibrations used to study earth's layers?


assuming that Earth's radius is 6400 km, find the linear velocity of Quito, Equador, a city on the equator. (Use pi=3.1416 and 1.6 km=1 mile).


A bird is flying around the world at a rate of 26.4 ft/sec. How many days will it take to complete its journey? (circumference of earth = 25,000 miles)

earth science

1. What observations show that the universe is expanding? 2. What can astronomers infer from the fact that other galaxies are moving away from ours? Please help! Thanks :)


A bird is flying around the world at a rate of 26.4 ft/sec. How many days will it take to complete its journey? (circumference of earth = 25,000 miles)

Earth Science

a sample of magma flows very quickly. Would you expect it to contain high or low amounts of silica? Why? please help


If a 20 kg object fell to the surgace of the Earth froma height of 30 m, what would its final velocity be? (work problem from the stanpoint of linear motion)

Grade 12 Chemistry

How does the rate of corrosion of iron on the moon compare to that on earth? I need enough info to write a whole paragraph on it...plz help


Which one of the objects listed below has the largest size. a-globular clusters b-galaxies c-stars nebula I think is B please help

Earth Science

Where in the Atlantic Ocean would you expect surface water to sink and initiate a subsurface flow. List the reason(s) for your choice(s).

earth space science

A chemical sedimentary rock that forms mainly in restricted ocean basins in areas with high evaporation rates is an


What equations should I use to calculate the effective value of g, the acceleration of gravity (in meters/second^2), at 5800 km above the earth's surface?

Physics earth & Space

toward what direction, north or south would you look to the sun at noon on june 21-22 if you lived at the following latitudes


what sould be the angular speed with which the earth have to rotate on its axis so that a person on the equator would weight 3/5th as much as present..??

Earth Science

I need to calculate the discharge results for the following dates: April 4 2:52 mins 1.55 meters 5 2:40 1.63m 6 2:06 1.7m 11 1:17 1.86m 12 :59 1.82m 13 1:10 1.8m Please help me.


how long would it take a radio wave with a frequency of 7.25 x 10to the 5th to travel from Mars to earth if the distance is approx. 8.0 x 10 to the 7th?


Assuming the earth is a perfect sphere of raius 3950 miles, find (in inches) d. d, is the difference between the arc and a straight line.


what is the magnitude of the centripetal force acting on the earth as it orbits the sun assuming a circular orbital speed of 3.00 X 10^4 meters per second

5th grade math

Given 257 sec, 15,000 feet per second Find the acceleration due to earth's gravity.


if an object on earth is projected upward with an initial velocity of 32 feetper second, then its height after t seconds in given by h(t)=32t-16t^2

Earth Science

Explain why the following statement is incorrect: Climatologists use the data from ice cores to directly measure past temperatures.


#10 which of the following is an effect of divergent plate movement? a.) glacial activity b.) mountain building d.) canyon erosion e.) sea floor spreading


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