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

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Science

Associate each item in the table with at least one field of science and one area of technology/engineering. Choose from the terms given at the bottom. Automobile aspirin shirt computer pesticide satellite robot atomic bomb vaccination can of soup polyester wrapper skyscraper ...

Physics- LOST!

If the air temperature is the same as the temperature of your skin (about 30.0 C), your body cannot get rid of heat by transferring it to the air. In that case, it gets rid of the heat by evaporating water (sweat). During bicycling, a typical 70.0 kg person's body produces ...

Socials

What effect did the highland clearances and the Irish potato famine have on canada? What effect did the highland clearances and the Irish potato famine have on canada? The highland clearances and the Irish potato famine had an overwhelming effect on Canada. Pretend you're an ...

hmmmmm...........

How can moving contiental plates change the surface of earth http://www.google.com/search?q=moving+continental+plates&start=0&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official Good websites linked here. =) what plate is iceland on how can moving continental ...

english

For my assignment I have to find an advertisement, analyze it, and write my interpretation of it. I've done this, but I'm coming out short on words for the assignment. And I feel like there's nothing else that I can mention. I'm supposed to write 500 words and I have 379. Can ...

physics

For a particular type of wave in a particular medium why must f and lambda be inversely proportional. Frequency deals with the number of waves per second, while wavelength deals with the distance from peak to peak. It would be inversely proportional because lambda deals with ...

physics

A trapeze artist sailing through the air rotates with a rotational speed of 0.9·rev/s. If she contracts to reduce her rotational inertia to one sixth of what it was, what will her new rotational speed be? _____ rev/s? Can she completely stop her rotation while still airborne...

physics

a motorist runs out of gas and must push his 3000kg car across a flat road 200m to the gas station. ignoring friction how much work must be done in order to get the car to the gas pump? if the motorist accomplishes this in 10 minutes, how much power has he applied? what if the...

physics

As a civil engineering intern during one of your summer in college, you are asked to design a curved section of roadway that meets the following conditions: when ice is on the road, and the ceefficient of static friction between the road and rubber is 0.080, a car at rest must...

Earth Science REPOST

A seismograph station is located 2000 km from an earthquakes epicenter. Explain the order that the S and P waves will arrive at the station.

Science-Please Help!

name two devices that we use on earth, which use the same principles as space capsules. Explain for each one.

solar systems

if the earth rotated every 16 hours how would this affect solar eclipses, the phases of the moon and our tides

physics

It takes Pluto a longer time to travel around the sun than the Earth because Pluto: a. has farther to go b. goes slower c. a and b d. none of these

Science

I am a large mass of frozen water. I can move rocks and boulders. I move very slowly, but i cause great changes on Earth. What am I?

science

forget that question its done.! When earth passes through the moons shadow, we see words lunar eclipse,or, solar eclipse

science

what are the layers of the earth's interior in order??? Please send asap I am making a science study guide for my huge exam!

Astronomy

If stars should always be visible, where should you be located on earth? Can I answer this considering the celestial sphere and the ecliptic? I am not sure how...

Earth Science(Please check)

Around what tectonic plate are most of the worlds volcanoes located. The Pacific plate. Is this correct?

science

Geocentric" means that the earth is the center of the unvierse, including the sun, the moon, the planets, and all the stars. Is the universe geocentric? yes no yes

chemistry

When brought to the surface of the moon, will a mass have more or less weight than it did on the surrface of the earth, or will it be the same weight? explain

Earth Science

If the date was March 22 and one saw the noon sun at 35 degrees south above the horizon, what latitude is one at?

physics

on a planet whose mass is twice that of earth and whose radius is same, with what acceleration will a body fall at sea level?

science

on a planet whose mass is twice that of earth and whose radius is the same, with what acceleration will a body fall at sea level

English

Is this sentence correct? I sat down with him and helped him with the layers of the earth worksheet. Or do I need to take out the before layers

science

Suppose a new drill could reach twice as far in the earth's crust as a drill can today. How would this affect rocks?

ivcc

What is the magnitude of the apparent weight of a 76 astronaut 3200 from the center of the Earth's Moon in a space vehicle accelerating toward the Moon at 3.6 ?

physics

Average destance between Earth and the moon is 384 790 km. How many days would it take sound to travel to the moon?

Social Studies

There are 8 languages on he peace pole that all state "may pece prevail on earth" what languages are used? I need help on this plz help thank u

science

if a globe has a diameter of 0.5 meters write the globes scale as a ratio. What distance on earth would 1 centimeter on a globe represent

Physics

Calculate the force of the Earths gravity on a spacecraft 12,800 km (2 earth radii) above the Earths surface if its mass is 1350 kg?

English

What is the meaning of "Once you have flown, you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been, and there you long to return."?

Science

What are thease layers of earth made of? Crust Lower mantel outer core inner Core. and asthenospher and lithosphere

Earth Science

If a sample contains 70g of Carbon 14 and 70g of Nitrogen 14, how many half lives has it undergone? (show all of your work)

Physics

Which exerts more gravitational force on the baby, Mars or the obstetrician, given that Mars has a mass of 6.4 1023 kg and is 8. 1010 m from Earth?

Science

What are some of the effects of the sun's radiation on the earth's atmosphere including the green house effect, conduction, convection and radiation?

science

earth appears to be mostly blue when viewed from space because it is mostly covered by ? a) water b) oxygen c) carbon dioxide d) ozone

Science

Earth travels around the sun at a spreed of 30,000 meters per second. Express this in kilometers per hour.

physics

If you could travel with speed of light (3.0E5 km/s) it would take only 1.3 seconds to reach Moon. How far is Moon from Earth?

physics

Assuming you are on Earth, where acceleration due to gravity is 9.81 meters/second2, and you have a pendulum with a cord that is 0.65 meters long, what is the period?

phsics

a man weighs 1370N on earth what would he weigh on jupiter where free fall acceleration is 25.9 m/s2 the acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 in units of N

earth science

During the summer _________ in India, wet air from the Indian ocean brings heavy rain to India.

physics

If a small planet were discovered whose orbital period was twice that of Earth, how many times farther from the Sun would this planet be?

biology

would it be easier if someone who doesn't have proprioception to go to space and return back to earth to walk normally or would it be the same?

physics

A boy has mass 80kg when resting on the ground at equator. what will be the centripetal acceleration on boy if radius of earth is 6.4×10 power 6 meter

physics

Star A is four times as far away as star B, but they have the same luminosity. Which appears brighter from Earth. and by how much?

Physics (please help)

A planet is in circular orbit about a remote star, far from any other object in the universe. Which of the following statements is true? a. None of the other statements are true. b. There is only one force acting on the planet. c. There are two forces acting on the planet and ...

social studies

Mary Lou must complete a research project to get her associate degree. She has just one year left to finish her degree and must spend as little time and money as possible on her research. She plans to compare stress levels of 8th graders to stress levels of 9th graders. What ...

Math

an 8% solution, a 10% solution, and a 20% solution of sulfuric acid are to be mixed to get 100 milliliters of a 12% solution. How many milliliters of each must be mixed if the volume of the 20% solution must be 25 milliliters less than the volume of the 10% solution

Health Information

What is the best answer to this question. I have read, and read many times and can't figure it out. Please help! Judge Jones is hearing a motion to order release of substance abuse records pursuant to a subpoena. The hearing: A. must be in open court because the records were ...

Physics

A stunt driver wants to make his car jump over 8 cars parked side by side below a horizontal ramp. A)With what minimum speed must he drive off the horizontal ramp? The vertical height of the ramp is 1.5 m above the cars and the horizontal distance he must clear is 22..(I got ...

Physics

PLEASE SOMEONE HELP ME WITH THIS DARN QUIZ. I'm so lost and all my teachers are too 'BUSY' to help me. :/ I'm getting so sick and tired of studying and not getting it but then having to take the blame for my instructor's folly. 2. Which of the following is a requirement that ...

programming

please Help... Write a pseudo code that prompt the driver to enter the miles at the before taking the car and miles when returning the car.the program must him to enter the fuel consumed that day.the must be able to determine the fuel consumption for that vehicle i.e so much ...

Math

Vince earned $32,876 last year. The state unemployment tax paid by his employer is 5.4% of the first $7,000 earned in a year. How much SUTA tax must Vince’s employer pay for him? How much FUTA tax must Vince’s employer pay?

math,correction

can someone correct this for me please. Statistics. Sam must have an average of 70 or more in his summer course to obtain a grade of C. His first three test grades were 75,63, and 68. Write an inequality representing the score that Sam must get on the last test to get a C ...

math correction

can someone correct this for me.or teach me if i'm wrong Statistics. Sam must have an average of 70 or more in his summer course to obtain a grade of C. His first three test grades were 75,63, and 68. Write an inequality representing the score that Sam must get on the last ...

Physics

Find the speed at which Superman (mass=88.0 kg) must fly into a train (mass = 17998 kg) traveling at 60.0 km/hr to stop it. Running into the train at that speed would severely damage both train and passengers. Calculate the minimum time Superman must take to stop the train, if...

Physics

Find the speed at which Superman (mass=88.0 kg) must fly into a train (mass = 17998 kg) traveling at 60.0 km/hr to stop it. Running into the train at that speed would severely damage both train and passengers. Calculate the minimum time Superman must take to stop the train, if...

Child safety- car seat question

To function properly,children's safety seats and restraints must: 1. be installed correctly and anchored to the vehicle. 2. face the back of the seat. 3. come with a lap belt and shoulder harness. Would number 1 be the best answer? My text says: "Safety seats and restraints ...

Science

Assume that RBCs live 100 days. How many must you make per second to keep your cell count constant? You have to have the population to do this. Assume the number of RBC in the blood is P Then the rate dying is P/100 days Then the rate of regeneration must be the same. So now, ...

Health

What is a doctor’s responsibility if a patient requests restrictions on the use of his or her PHI? A. The doctor must comply with the patient’s wishes. B. The doctor need not comply with the patient’s wishes if HIPAA would otherwise permit restrictions. C. The doctor ...

Physics 11th grade 'Heat' `

1) While Laurie is boiling water to cook spaghetti, the phone rings, and all 1.5 kg of water boils away during her conversation.If the water was initially at 15℃, how much heat must have been gained for all of it to turn into a water vapor? 2)By January, the 3.0 kg of ...

Physics Heat

1) While Laurie is boiling water to cook spaghetti, the phone rings, and all 1.5 kg of water boils away during her conversation.If the water was initially at 15℃, how much heat must have been gained for all of it to turn into a water vapor? 2)By January, the 3.0 kg of ...

Math

A student has a savings account earning 6% simple interest. She must pay $1650 for first-semester tuition by September 1 and $1650 for second-semester tuition by January 1. How much must she earn in the summer (by September 1) in order to pay the first-semester bill on time ...

Science

1) What subatomic particles are located in the nucleus and have no effect on the charge of the atom? a) Protons and neutrons b) Electrons c) Neutrons d) Protons 2) The electron can be found in what location of an atom? a) Orbit b) Center c) Attached to protons d) Both the ...

Science, please! help!

1. How does sea-floor spreading occur? a.New materials are being added to the atmosphere. b. Earthquakes break apart the ocean floor. c. Sediments accumulate at the area of spreading. d. Molten material beneath Earth's crust rises to the surface. 2. Which feature form the ...

health

What is a doctor’s responsibility if a patient requests restrictions on the use of his or her PHI? A. The doctor must comply with the patient’s wishes. B. The doctor need not comply with the patient’s wishes if HIPAA would otherwise permit restrictions. C. The doctor ...

Math

Once there four boys who wanted to cross a street. They were all on the same side. It was night time and they only had one flashlight between them. Only two boys can cross the street at a time, and anyone who crosses , either one or two people, must always have a flashlight ...

English

Need help with some questions! A silent killer is spreading poison across the earth. Rain, polluted by the grass given off by factories and motor vehicles, is becoming highly acidic. This "acid rain" is slowly destroying our environment. Acid rain has already damaged millions ...

Discrete Math

7.A group has 9 women and 7 men. d. Suppose 2 members of the group refuse to work together. How many subgroups of 5 can be chosen 8. In how many ways can 16 people be seated: a. In a row, if 4 of the 16 do not want to sit next to one another b. In a row, if 3 of the 16 must be...

Discrete Math

7.A group has 9 women and 7 men. d. Suppose 2 members of the group refuse to work together. How many subgroups of 5 can be chosen 8. In how many ways can 16 people be seated: a. In a row, if 4 of the 16 do not want to sit next to one another b. In a row, if 3 of the 16 must be...

Allied Health

What is a doctor’s responsibility if a patient requests restrictions on the use of his or her PHI? A. The doctor must comply with the patient’s wishes. B. The doctor need not comply with the patient’s wishes if HIPAA would otherwise permit restrictions. C. The doctor ...

physic

Average Speed 1. In the 2008 Summer Olympics, Usain Bolt won the 100-m race in 9.69 s. What was his average speed? 2. Light from the sun reaches Earth in 8.3 min. The speed of light is 3.0108 m/s. How far is Earth from the sun? 3. In Major League Baseball, the distance between...

world history

Which of the following is NOT true about the arms race between the United States and the Soviet Union during the cold war? A. The Soviet Union created the first man-made satellite, prompting the United States to develop the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA...

statistics

You are the owner of an auto repair service. History tells you it takes on average 45 minutes to complete a repair job. You have determined the standard deviation for a job is 6 minutes. A women comes into your shop and tells you she must leave her car for repair, and that she...

math,question

okay i really don't understand this problem. It says: Prove the point-slope equation property which is : Point-slope equation(an nonvertical line with slope m and containing a point (X1,Y1) has the point-slope equation of y-y1=m(x-x1). Now show that any point (x2,y2) on the ...

Geometry-help

If a rectangular solid has a volume of 27 and at least one edge the length of 3,which of the following Must be true? I,m not sure??? a.The solid is a cube b.Exactly 4 edges of the solid have a length of 3 c.Exactly 6 edges of the solid have a length of 3 d.The product of the ...

chemistry

Your body deals with excess nitrogen by excreting it in the form of urea, NH2CONH2. The reaction producing it is the combination of arginine (C6H14N4O2) with water to give urea and ornithine (C5H12N2O2). C6H14N4O2 + H2O  NH2CONH2 + C5H12N2O2 [Molar masses: 174.2 18.02 ...

Algebra

Could you please check my work on these word problems? My solutions just don't seem right, could you please let me know where I may have messed up. 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...

Earth Science

I'm doing a crossword and cannot figure this last one out. The clue for it is: Application of scientific discoveries. It has 10 letters, the 5th letter is an N and the 10th letter is a Y.

Astronomy

If a comet has a perihelion distance of 1.AU and an orbital period of 125 Earth years.. What is the comet's aphelion? Cannot seem to find the correct calculation

Astronomy help

If a comet has a perihelion distance of 1.AU and an orbital period of 125 Earth years.. What is the comet's aphelion? Cannot seem to find the correct calculation

earth science

When air is saturated, the relative humidity is 100%, the air is holding the max. amt. of moisture, and condensation can occur. True?

physics...

T^2=((4pi^2)/(GM_E))r^3 Substitute the period in seconds, T = 86,400 s, the gravity constant G = 6.67 multiplied by 10-11 kg-1 m3/s2, and the mass of the Earth, ME = 5.98 multiplied by 1024 kg. Solve for r.

sciecne

Which agent probably contributes most to the genral wearing down of Earth's surface? explain i know the answer is "running water" but how to explain it?

Science

On the surface of the Earth, it is approximately 6,200 miles to the North or South pole. How many miles is it between two parallels 5 degrees apart?

physics

calculate the force on an airplane which has acquired a net charge of 180 C and moves with the speed of 180 m/s perpendicular to the earth's magnetic field 5.0 x 10^-5 T.

Physics

A man weighs 1220 N on Earth. What would he weigh on Jupiter, where the free-fall acceleration is 25.9 m/s2? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in units of N.

Science

If the moon rotated on its axis just as quickly as Earth's, would we always see the same side of the moon? Explain. -thanks, Sandra

chemistry

The distance from Earth to the Moon is approximately 240,000 .What is this distance in meters? Express your answer using two significant figures.

Earth/Space Science

Explain why scientific ideas that have been subject to many tests are still considered theories and not scientific laws.

physics

You are an astronaut (m = 80 kg) and travel to a planet that is the same mass and size as Earth, but it has a rotational period of only 11 h. What is your apparent weight at the equator of this planet?

Phsics

A man weighs 772 N on Earth. What would he weigh on Jupiter, where the free-fall acceleration is 25.9 m/s2? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in units of N

physics

which statement is true about weight 1) pull of earth on a body 2) mass of a body 3) scalar quantity 4) unit per kilogram

physics

which statement is true about weight 1) pull of earth on a body 2) mass of a body 3) scalar quantity 4) unit per kilogram

calculus

A projectile is shot upward from the surface of the Earth with an initial velocity of 120 meters per second. What is its velocity after 5 seconds?

Physics

A plane is headed east with an air speed of 294.0 m/s. The wind blows southeast at 42.0 m/s. Find the velocity of the plane relative to the earth.

Physics

If you throw a 36 kilogram rock off a cliff , how fast does it accelerate to the ground? The earth excerts a force of 200 Newtons on the rock.

math

One estimate for the distance from earth to the andromeda galaxy is 2,400,000 light years. What is this distance expressed in scientigic notation?

physics

You are an astronaut (m = 90 kg) and travel to a planet that is the same mass and size as Earth, but it has a rotational period of only 15 h. What is your apparent weight at the equator of this planet?

earth science

if carbon 14 has a half life of 24 days how much would be left of 220 gram sample after 168 days

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