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1- If a satellite orbiting the Earth at a height of 150 km (93 miles) above the surface of the earth. Calculate the speed, acceleration and orbital period of the satellite. Using these given constants: M(earth) = 5.98 x 10^24

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  1. science,

    1- If a satellite orbiting the Earth at a height of 150 km (93 miles) above the surface of the earth. Calculate the speed, acceleration and orbital period of the satellite. Using these given constants: M(earth) = 5.98 x 10^24 kg, R(earth) = 6.37 x 10^6 m).
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  7. math

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  10. Mathematics

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  13. Physics

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  19. Math

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  21. physics

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  22. physics

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  24. physics

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  26. Math

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  28. trig

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  30. physics

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  31. Pre-calc Math

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  32. physics

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  33. Physics

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  34. Physics

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  37. PHYSICS HELP

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  38. Pre- AP Physics

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  39. trig

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  40. high school

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  41. science

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  42. Algebra ASAP!

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  43. Math help plz??

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  44. Math HELP PLEASE QUICK!

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  45. Pre-Algebra

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  46. Physics

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  47. TRIG

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  48. Maths

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  49. PHYS 400

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  50. physics

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  52. physics

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  53. physics

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  54. math

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  55. Math

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  56. Alegebra

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  57. math

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  58. Math

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  59. PLEASE HELP!

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  60. Math WORD PROBLEM

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  65. math

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  66. pre calculus

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  71. Physics

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  72. Science

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  79. astronomy

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  83. College Physics

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  99. Algebra

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