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

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1. ## Physics

Consider the current-carrying wires in the figure. I can try to describe the figure here.. - Diagram A has the wire coming from the left, it forms a loop in the centre in a clockwise direction and leaves going to the right. - Diagram B has the wire also
2. ## math algebra

a diver dives from a cliff .when her centre of gravity is 46 ft above the surface of the water. her initial vertical velocity leaving the water is 9 ft per second. after how many secs does she hit the water? solve
3. ## Science

At the distance of the earth from the sun the pressure exerted by sunlight is avout 10^-5 Pa How much force does this pressure exerted on 10m^2 array of solar cells on a satellite when the array is perpendicular to the direction of the sunlight? If the
4. ## Physics

At the distance of the earth from the sun the pressure exerted by sunlight is avout 10^-5 Pa How much force does this pressure exerted on 10m^2 array of solar cells on a satellite when the array is perpendicular to the direction of the sunlight? If the
5. ## Physics

You are in a space shuttle traveling in the circular orbit, which is 380 km above the Earth. Your friend is in another space shuttle traveling on the same circular orbit with you, but he is 20 km ahead of you. (a) How long will it take you to catch up with
6. ## Math

If an object which weighs 100 lbs on the Earth's surface were placed on a planet with 2 times the radius of the Earth and with 7 times the Earth's mass, how much would that object weigh? Enter answer to nearest 0.1 lbs. The term "void ratio" means the
7. ## geometry

a point moves so that its distance from the origin is twice its distance from the point (3,0) show that the locus is a circle and find its centre and radius
8. ## ellipse

Write the equation of ellipse that satisfy the following condition A)centre at c(-2,3),one focus is f(-2,7) and one vertex is v(-2,10). B) centr at c(-1,2) focus at F(-1,5) and passes through point P(5,6).
9. ## maths

Qpqr is a rhombus ,3 of whose vertices lie on the circle with centre o .if the area of the rhombus is 32 root 3 find the radius of the radius
10. ## maths

the area of the union of squares with side 1cm whose centre lies on a fixed square with side 1cm is equal to what ?.
11. ## math

the area of a circle PQR with centre O is 72 cm square. what is the area of sector POQ if angle POQ is equal to 40 degree?
12. ## physics

The moon is receding from the Earth by approximately 3.8 cm per year. Earth's mass is 5.98 x 10^24 kg, and its radius is 6.38 x 10^6 m. The Moon's mass is 7.3 x 10^22 kg, its radius is 1.79 x 10^6 m, and its orbital period around Earth is 27.3 days. The
13. ## math

A painted dot on the circumference of the wheel is 12cm from the centre of rotation of the wheel. How far does the dot travel in 5 sec., to one decimal place?
14. ## math circle geometrics

The distance of a chord from the centre of a circle of radius 7cm is 5cm,what is the length of the chord to the nearest centimetre?
15. ## physics

a roller whose diamater is 1.0m.weight 360N.what horizontal force is necessary to pull the roller over a brick 0.1m,heigh when the force is applied at the centre?
16. ## maths

the circle is given by the equation x^2+y^2+8x-7/2y=0 find (i)coordinates of the centre and the radius (ii)coordinates of the point where the circle crossesthe x-axis
17. ## math

PQ and RS are 2 parallel chords of a circle such that PQ = 8 cm & RS = 6 cm. If the chords are on the opposite sides of the centre and distance between them is 4 cm. find the radius of the circle
18. ## Math

An arc of a circle subtends an angle of 54 at the centre. If the arc is 9cm long, calculate the circumference of the circle.
19. ## physics

A comet orbits the Sun with a period of 71.8 yr. (a) Find the semimajor axis of the orbit of the comet in astronomical units (1 AU is equal to the semimajor axis of the Earth's orbit). (b) If the comet is 0.50 AU from the Sun at perihelion, what is its
20. ## Physics

The planet Mars has a satellite, Deimos, which travels in an orbit of radius 2.346×107 m with a period of 1.26 days. Calculate the mass of Mars from this information.
21. ## mechanics

The planet Mars has a satellite, Phobos, which travels in an orbit of radius 9.378×106 m with a period of 0.32 days. Calculate the mass of Mars from this information
22. ## physics

a satellite can be launched into orbit through use of a specialized cannon that measured 18.0 meters in length. what would the average acceleration through this cannon have to be in order to have a muzzle velocity of 29000 km/h ?
23. ## Physics

Earth's moon is 3.8 X 10 8 m from the planet and is in freefall. Acceleration due to the Earth's gravity acting on the moon is 2.70X 10 -3. What is the moon's speed? How long does it take to make a complete orbit?
24. ## Physics

A rocket has put your spacecraft in a circular orbit around Earth at an altitude of 350 km. Calculate the force due to gravitational between the Earth and the spacecraft in N if the mass of the spacecraft is 2450 kg.
25. ## Physics

The mass of an object at the earths surface is 100 kg. Calculate the force of gravity of the same mass if it is moved a distance of 4 radii from the earths centre.
26. ## circles

OPQR is a rhombus , three of whose vertices lie on a circle with centre O.If the area of the rhombus is 32 root 3cm square ,find the radius of the circle.
27. ## Calculus

Conic Sections- A point moves so that its distance from the origin is twice its distance from the point (3,0). Show that the locus is a circle, and find its centre and radius.
28. ## Calculus - urgent

An isosceles triangle is inscribed in a circle of fixed radius R and centre O. What is the minimum area of the region outside the triangle and inside the circle?
29. ## maths

OPQR is a rhombus , three of whose vertices lie on a circle with centre O.If the area of the rhombus is 32 root 3cm square ,find the radius of the circle
30. ## math (need help badly)

the vertices of triangle DEF are D(5,12)and E(2,7) and F(8,4) Triangle DEF undergoes an enlargement with the centre ,O, and scale factors k.Its image is D`E`F` where D(5,12)arrow D`(7.5,18) a)How do i detremine the value of k
31. ## Maths

chords PQ And RS Intersect At X Inside The Circle Centre T.If Angle PTR=64 Degree And The Minor Arc PR Is Twice The Minor Arc QS.Calculate QXS
32. ## physics

The radius of the Earth is approximately 6000 km. The acceleration of an astronaut in a perfectly circular orbit 300 km above the Earth would be most nearly. For this question I simply guessed. I knew "a" was 9.8 on the surface, and my answers were 0,
33. ## math

A leach free area for dogs is to be created in a field behind a recreation centre. what length of fencing will be required, if the plans show an irregular pentagonal area with vertices at (2,0), (1,6), (8,9), (10,7)and (6,0)?( one unit represents 10m)
34. ## physics/biomechanics

1. Once a person is in the air during a jump can they modify their path in the air of: a) their head b) Their whole body centre of gravity c) their hip joint (yes or no) 2. To achieve peak horizontal distance on flat ground, what should the angle of take
35. ## physics/biomechanics

1. Once a person is in the air during a jump can they modify their path in the air of: a) their head b) Their whole body centre of gravity c) their hip joint (yes or no) 2. To achieve peak horizontal distance on flat ground, what should the angle of take
36. ## math

A leach free area for dogs is to be created in a field behind a recreation centre. what length of fencing will be required, if the plans show an irregular pentagonal area with vertices at (2,0), (1,6), (8,9), (10,7)and (6,0)?( one unit represents 10m)
37. ## Physics

The asteroid EROS has a mass of 7.4x10+15kg. A 103kg astronaut stands on the surface, 33km from the centre of the asteroid. What weight does she experience ? Give your answer in Newtons. Take the Gravitational constnat, G, to be 6.67x10-11.
38. ## math

The area of circle PQR with centre O is 72cmsquared.what is the area of sector PQR,if POR =40squared
39. ## maths

A chord is 2cm from the centre of a circle. if the ratius of the circle is 5cm, find the length of the chord
40. ## childcare

In what ways can a child care centre program provide quality care for the child caregivers.
41. ## Circle geometry

A chord is 6.0 cm from the centre of a circle of radius 10 cm. How long is the chord to the nearest tent of a centimeter???
42. ## Physics

What is the speed of a geosynchronous satellite on Earth?
43. ## French

Can someone please check my work? On weekends, people go to different places. Read what the following people like to do. Then say where each one is going by choosing an appropriate place from the list. Use the appropriate forms of aller à. piscine,
44. ## Science

How does the mass of the moon and the earth help the moon stay in its orbit around the earth?
45. ## al mustafa publick school

two planets of masses m and respectively.have a centre to center separation of r.at what distance from the center of the pianet of mass m do the gravitational force of planets cancel each other???
46. ## important maths ques

AB and CD are two parallel chords of a circle such that length of AB and CD are 10 cm and 24cm respectively.if the chords are opposite sides of the centre and the distance between them is 17 cm ,find the radius of the circle.
47. ## math

the diagram shows a square xyrz of side 15m with an inscribed circle centre o.calculate the area of the square, circle and the shaded region
48. ## physics

A 78 kg volleyball player jumps and leaves the ground with a vertical velocity of 3.5 m/s. By thinking about the conservation of energy in a freefalling object, work out how high their centre of mass would reach at the top of their jump and present your
49. ## Physics

two binary stars moving in a perfect circle orbit The stars have the same mass, the distance between them is one billion km (1x10^9 km), and the time each takes for one orbit is 10.4 Earth years. Determine the mass of each star (m1=m2). (this problem
50. ## Physics

A 21.0-kg satellite has a circular orbit with a period of 2.37 h and a radius of 8.50×106 m around a planet of unknown mass. If the magnitude of the gravitational acceleration on the surface of the planet is 7.10 m/s2, what is the radius of the planet?
51. ## Algebra

Radio signals travel at a rate of 3*10^8 meters per second. How many seconds would it take for a radio signal to travel from a satellite to the surface of Earth if the satellite is orbiting at a height of 4.2*10^7 meters? (Hint: Time is distance divided by
52. ## physics

According to Kepler's third law, the orbital period T of a planet is related to the radius R of its orbit by T2 R3. A planet's orbit is larger than Earth's by a factor if 3.39. What is the planet's orbital period?
53. ## science

four bodies of mass 1kg, 2kg,3kg, and 4 kg are situated at four corners of a square of side 2m, take the origin at the center of square. find m.i. if the system passing through the centre and perpendicular to the plane of square
54. ## physics

A Titan IV rocket has put your spacecraft in a circular orbit around Earth at an altitude of 230 km. Calculate the force due to gravitational attraction between the Earth and the spacecraft in N if the mass of the spacecraft is 2300 kg.
55. ## physics

Six identical particles each of mass ‘m’ are arranged at the corners of a regular hexagon of side length ‘L’. If the masses of any two adjacent particles are doubled. The shift in the centre of mass is???
56. ## Science physic

What is the magnitude of the average force thet the athele exterts on a landing pad if it's 1.5 m high and deforms by 0.5 Mass of athele= 60kg Centre of mass is 1m
57. ## mathematical physics

Using Divergence theorum evaluate the flux integrate from s vector A.vector D's where A =xi^+yj^+zk^ and s is the complete surface of the hemisphere which has its centre at the origin and the origin and a radius of 6 units.
58. ## special relativity

A projectile of rest mass M1, total energy E1, and momentum p1, is directed at a stationary target of mass m2. Find the the velocity of the centre-of-momentum frame .
59. ## coordinate geometry

find the equation of circle having centre in 1st quadrant, touching x-axis,having a common tangent y=3^1/2x+4 with the circle x^2+y^2+4x+4y+4=0 such that the distance between two circles along the x-axis is 3 units ?
60. ## Maths

If O is the centre of the circle and the area of sector OAPB is 5/18 of the area of circle . Find angle.
61. ## Physics

The region of the solar system between Mars and Jupiter contains many asteroids that orbit the Sun. Consider an asteroid in a circular orbit of radius 4.3 1011 m. Find the period of the orbit.
62. ## Physics

The region of the solar system between Mars and Jupiter contains many asteroids that orbit the Sun. Consider an asteroid in a circular orbit of radius 3.01 x1011 m. Find the period of the orbit.
63. ## physics

The region of the solar system between Mars and Jupiter contains many asteroids that orbit the Sun. Consider an asteroid in a circular orbit of radius 5.7 1011 m. Find the period of the orbit.
64. ## Science, need help please!!

Please help me with this science, thank you!! The sun is a mid-sized, main sequence star. What stage is next in the life cycle of the sun? A red giant B blackhole C white dwarf D neutron star ------------------------ Astronomers study many different kinds
65. ## math

a leach-free area for dogs is to be created in a field behind a recreation centre. what length of fencing will be required, if the plans show an irregular pentagonal area with vertices at (2,0), (1,6), (8,9), (10,7), and (6,0)?( one unit represents 10m).
66. ## PHYSICS

AN OBJECT OF HEIGHT 5 CM IS PLACED PERPENDICULAR TO THE PRINCIPAL AXIS OF A CONCAVE LENS OF FOCAL LENGTH 10 CM .IF THE DISTANCE OF THE OPTICAL CENTRE OF THE LENS ES 20 CM .DETERMINE THE POSITION ,NATURE AND SIZE OF THE IMAGE FORMED USING THE LES FORMULA.
67. ## Torque, Physics

A ladder of length 2L and mass M is positioned on level ground leaning against a wall such that the angle between the ladder and the horizontal is α. The coeﬃcient of static friction between the ladder and the wall and between the ladder and the ground
68. ## Physics

The period of Mars' rotation is 24 hours, 37 minutes, and 23 seconds. At what altitude above Mars would a "Mars-stationary" satellite orbit?
69. ## algebra--1 question

Radio signals travel at a rate of 3 * 10^8 meters per second. How many seconds would it take for a radio signal to travel from a satellite to the surface of Earth if the satellite is orbiting at a height of 9.6 * 10^6 meters? (1 point) 3.2 x 10^2 seconds
70. ## physics

when a 0.05kg bullet is fired into a block that is suspended by a long cord so that it can swing as a pendulum. if the block is displaced so that its centre of gravity rises by 0.10m,what was the speed of the bullet?
71. ## physics

A uniformly charged insulating rod of length 19.0 cm is bent into the shape of a semicircle. The rod has a total charge of −8.50 ìC. Find the electric potential at O, the centre of the semicircle.
72. ## physics

A uniformly charged insulating rod of length 19.0 cm is bent into the shape of a semicircle. The rod has a total charge of −8.50 ìC. Find the electric potential at O, the centre of the semicircle.
73. ## math

a circular dartboard of radius 1 foot is at a distance of 20 feet from you. you throw a dart at it and it hits the dartboard at some point Q in the circle what is the probability that Q closer to the centre of the circle than the periphery a. 0.5 b. 1 c.
74. ## Science

Neptune's largest satellite is named (Triton) and revolves in a ( ) orbit. Could someone help me fill in the second blank? Please help! Nevermind, I got that question wrong (I'm homeschooled and my computer program grades me) and later found out that the
75. ## Physics

A satellite is orbiting the earth at a distance of 1.00 x 10^3 km. What is its speed?
76. ## chemistry

If a satellite orbits the earth at a velocity of 3.2 x 10⁶ km/hr, this would be the same as how many ft/s?
77. ## Physics 1

The region of the solar system between Mars and Jupiter contains many asteroids that orbit the Sun. Consider an asteroid in a circular orbit of radius 5.8 1011 m. Find the period of the orbit. _____s
78. ## Physics

The region of the solar system between Mars and Jupiter contains many asteroids that orbit the Sun. Consider an asteroid in a circular orbit of radius 4.0 1011 m. Find the period of the orbit IN SECONDS!!!???
79. ## Physics 1

The region of the solar system between Mars and Jupiter contains many asteroids that orbit the Sun. Consider an asteroid in a circular orbit of radius 5.8 1011 m. Find the period of the orbit. _____s
80. ## physics

Satellite A orbits a planet with a speed of 10,000 m/s. Satellite B is twice as massive as satellite A and orbits at twice the distance from the center of the planet. What is Satellite B's speed?
81. ## Algebra

Radio signals travel at a rate 3 * 10^8 of meters per second. How many seconds would it take a radio signal to travel from a satellite to the surface of the Earth if the satellite is orbiting at a height of 3.6 * 10^7 meters? A.) 8.3 seconds** B.) 1.2 *
82. ## Physics

The average distance between Earth and the Sun is 1.5 ✕ 10^11 m. (a)Calculate the average speed of Earth in its orbit (assumed to be circular) in meters per second. (b)What is this speed in miles per hour?
83. ## Physics

The average distance between Earth and the Sun is 1.5 ✕ 10^11 m. a) Calculate the average speed of Earth in its orbit (assumed to be circular) in meters per second. b) What is this speed in miles per hour?
84. ## Physics

The earth orbits the sun once a year (3.16 multiplied by 10^7 s) in a nearly circular orbit radius 1.50 multiplied by 10^11 m. With respect to the sun, determine the following. (a) the angular speed of the earth
85. ## physics

the earthis moving around the sun in a circular orbit of radius 1.5*10^11. it makes one revolution per year.find the angular speed of earth in radian/sec, and the tangential speed of earth using the formula v=r.w , and tangetial speed ?
86. ## physics

A uniform rectangular marble slab is 3.4m and 2.0m wide.it has a mass of 180kg.its originally lying on surface flat ground with It's 3.4m*2.0m surface facing up.How much work is needed to stand it on It's short end?(hint,think about its centre of gravity)
87. ## Math

This regular octagon has a side length 15.0cm. Determine the distance from one vertex to the opposite vertex, measured through the centre of the octagon. Give your answer to to the nearest tenth of a centimeter.
88. ## physics....

1) Yellow light is incident on a single-slit 0.0315 mm wide. On a screen 70.0 cm away, a dark band appears 13.0 mm from the centre of the bright central band. Calculate the wavelength of the light.
89. ## physics

The earth moves around the sun in a nearly circular orbit of radius 1.50 1011 m. During the three summer months (an elapsed time of 7.89 106 s), the earth moves one-fourth of the distance around the sun.
90. ## physics

The earth moves around the sun in a nearly circular orbit of radius 1.50 1011 m. During the three summer months (an elapsed time of 7.89 106 s), the earth moves one-fourth of the distance around the sun.
91. ## Maths

The length of a chord of a circle of radius 10 cm is 12 cm. Some the distance of the chord from the centre of the circle.
92. ## Physics?

What information do you need to calculate the altitude of a satellite’s planet-synchronous orbit? (check all that apply) Mass of the planet Radius of the planet Mass of the satellite Period of the planet's rotation on axis Period of the planet's rotation
93. ## PreCal

On average, the earth in 93 million miles away from the center of the sun. a.) assuming that the earth's orbit is circular, estimate the number of miles our planet travels in one complete revolution around the sun.
94. ## Mechanics _ physics

A uniform bar 1m long is pivoted at the centre has a mass of 3kg. It is acted upon by a conquer which cause to possess an angular acceleration of 6rad/sec^2; calculate a. The moment of inertia of the bar b. The torque on the bar
95. ## earth

planet is in circular orbit around the Sun. Its distance from the Sun is 2.9 times the average distance of Earth from the Sun. What is the period of this planet, in Earth years?
96. ## physic

The Moon orbits Earth in a nearly circular orbit that lasts 27.32 days. Determine the distance from the surface of the Moon to the surface of Earth.
97. ## Maths / Physics (uni level)

Say I have a centre of rotation at C(x, y, 1 <= z <= 1.5). I need to define a unit normal vector to this. I know it's a length of 1 and this means there's a sphere of radius 1 at the origin so I can get the beginnings of a spherical coordinate
98. ## PHYSICS!

Given: G = 6.67259 × 10−11 Nm2/kg2 The acceleration of gravity on the surface of a planet of radius R = 3430 km is 4.43 m/s2.What is the period T of a satellite in circular orbit h = 7683.2 km above the surface? Answer in units of s
99. ## Phyics

Given: G = 6.67259 × 10−11 Nm2/kg2 The acceleration of gravity on the surface of a planet of radius R = 3430 km is 4.43 m/s2.What is the period T of a satellite in circular orbit h = 7683.2 km above the surface? Answer in units of s
100. ## science

A uniform AB 2m long Rod which exerts a downwards force of 60N at its centre is placed on a knife egde support position 0.8m from A determine the vertical downward force required at A to prevent rotation of the Rod.