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

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1. ## History

“Without consideration of ‘traditions’ and prejudices, it [Germany] must find the courage to gather our people and their strength for an advance along the road that will lead this people from its present restricted living space to new land and soil,
2. ## science

The primary source of energy in our solar sysem is from? a) fusion reaction on the sun b) fission reaction on the sun c) fission reaction on the earth d) fission and fusion in the galaxy e) fusion reactions in comets the answer i picked was a
3. ## Physics

Near the surface of the Earth there is an electric field of about V=150 V/m which points downward. Two identical balls with mass m= 0.550 kg are dropped from a height of 2.30 m, but one of the balls is positively charged with q1= 800 microCoulombs , and
4. ## Physics

Near the surface of the Earth there is an electric field of about V=150 V/m which points downward. Two identical balls with mass m= 0.550 kg are dropped from a height of 2.30 m, but one of the balls is positively charged with q1= 800 microCoulombs , and
5. ## physics

An airplane with a speed of 94.9 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 63.2 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 743 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly
6. ## physics

An airplane with a speed of 80.9 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 64.5 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 795 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly
7. ## physics

An airplane with a speed of 94.9 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 63.2 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 743 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly
8. ## Physics

An airplane with a speed of 82.2 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 71.6 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 772 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly
9. ## algebra based physics

Electric bees. As they fly through the air, honeybees can pick up a small amount of electric charge. Suppose a 0.12-g bee acquires a charge of –65pC. How many excess electrons has the bee acquired? Find the magnitude of the electric force on the bee in
10. ## Physics

An airplane with a speed of 85.4 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 37.6 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 520 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly
11. ## physics

An airplane with a speed of 88.2 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 55.6 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 523 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly
12. ## physics- HELP

An airplane with a speed of 85.3 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 45.0 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 587 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly
13. ## physics

An airplane with a speed of 85.3 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 45.0 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 587 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly
14. ## physics

An airplane with a speed of 53.8 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 42° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 840 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly
15. ## physics

An airplane with a speed of 85.1 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 54.4 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 759 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly
16. ## physics

An airplane with a speed of 88.0 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 72.1 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 779 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly

A 10.2 kg crate is pulled up a rough incline with an initial speed of 1.5 m/s. The pulling force is 123.0 N parallel to the incline, which makes an angle of 14.6◦ with the horizontal. The coecient of kinetic friction is 0.39 and the crate is pulled

Thanks for checking my answers 1. D 2. C 3. C 4. C 5. D 1. Which words make up the adverb phrase in this sentence? After his speech,the politician greeted his supporters. A. his supporters B. greeted his C. the politician D. After his speech 2. Which words
19. ## physics

Felicia, the ballet dancer, has a mass of 45.0 kg. a.) What is Felicia's weight on Earth? b.) What is Felicia's mass o Jupiter, where the acceleration due to gravity is 25.0 m/s2? c.) What is Felicia's weight on Jupiter?
20. ## Physics

An astronaut stands on the edge of a lunar crater and throws a half-eaten Twinkie™ horizontally with a velocity of 2.2 m/s. The floor of the crater is 95.4 m below the astronaut. What horizontal distance will the Twinkie™ travel before hitting the
21. ## physics

1. What is the acceleration on the Earth? Remember the equation for an object that starts at rest is this: d = 1/2at2 ( this is an experiment for droping a ball from a 6 meter hight and seeing how long it takes to get to the floor from 6 meters, it took
22. ## physics

Electronic types neglect the force of gravity on electrons.To see why, compute the force of Earth's gravity on an electron and compare it with the force exerted on the electron by an electric field of magnitude 6000 V/m (a relatively small field). The mass
23. ## Physics

how are the fundamental laws and principles of physics related to the complexity that we see in nature? 2) How do the laws of physics apply to other sciences such ad biology, chemistry, and earth science? Give a specific example to show the connection - is
24. ## english

4. Shenzhen is a shoking place, like nowhere elseon earth that i have ever seen. (make a question with sentence " i have ever seen") 5. The new Hopewell Highway runs from Shenzhen to Guangzhou. (make a question with " where question") 6. So the traffic
25. ## physical science

Which one of these statements is true about Copernicus? a. His model included planetary orbits that were circular. b. He believed that Ptolemy's ideas about the shape of orbits were correct c. His model could not account for retrograde motion of Mars. d.
26. ## earth

How does plate tectonics affect sedimentation? I know that The plate tectonics not only affects the sedimentation by the formation of sedimentary rocks, but by how rocks move through the rock cycle to be igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks. But is
27. ## Earth Science

Give an example of an organic non-clastic sedimentary rock, a chemical non-clastic sedimentary rock, and a clastic sedimentary rock. Can anyone provide me with those examples, please?
28. ## English 1301

So I think I just might be over thinking these run-on sentences, but I keep second guessing myself and need some help with these sentences: 1. Death Valley National Monument, located in California and Nevada, is one of the hottest places on Earth,
29. ## Earth Science

What are 3 examples of graphing natural phenomenas? How would you predict their future occurences? One could graph the occurance of celestial bodies, such as the moon, sun, etc. Or graph the location of Vega, by hour. Or graph comets. You could graph
30. ## Calc

A rocket is launched with an initial velocity of zero, and with acceleration in feet per second per second defined by: --------( 20e^(-t/2), for 0 <= t <= 10 seconds) a(t) = ( --------( -16, for t > 10 seconds) a) At what time does the rocket
31. ## Physics

ou recently read that a new possibly habitable planet was discovered. The planet, Burt, receives 2100 W/m2 from it’s companion star. If planet Burt has a a radius of 7500 km and acts like a blackbody ( emissivity =1 ) and thus radiates same amount of
32. ## re-post statistics

a weather girl predicts there is a 50% chance of rain and a 10% chance that the rain will turn into snow. What is the probability that it will snow? statistics - Ms. Sue, Friday, January 6, 2012 at 9:08pm What on earth is a "weather girl?" That's what the
33. ## physics

1. It has been suggested that rotating cylinders about 11 mi long and 5.2 mi in diameter be placed in space and used as colonies. What angular speed must such a cylinder have so that the centripetal acceleration at its surface equals the free-fall
34. ## Science: Space

I'm having trouble finding the answers to these fill-in-the-blank questions: Our understanding of the solar system has changed from an Earth-centered model of ____ and ____ to the sun centered model of _____ and _____. I was thinking for the first 2
35. ## physics

For a safe re-entry into the Earth's atmosphere the pilots of a space capsule must reduce their speed from 2.6 104 m/s to 1.0 104 m/s. The rocket engine produces a backward force on the capsule of 1.7 105 N. The mass of the capsule is 3800 kg. For how long

I'm trying to find the gravitational force of an electron at earth's surface. I know I say Fg = mass electron * gravity Gravity in this case is 6.673*10-11 m^2/kg^2 correct, not 8.93 * 10^-30N that we used for force of acceleration, right. I use the
37. ## physics

A rock is dropped from rest from a height above a strange planet, and a strobe-light photograph is taken. The image is damaged in transmission to earth so that an unknown part of the top of the picture is lost. However, five successive images of the
38. ## EARTH SCIENCE

1. Which gas is a source of natural groundwater pollution? A. Carbon B. Oxygen C. Hydrogen D. Radon D? 4. A stream channel is formed when water A. carves a very deep and wide channel into rock. B. carries minerals into the ocean. C. creates a depression,
39. ## EARTH SCIENCE

1. Which gas is a source of natural groundwater pollution? A. Carbon B. Oxygen C. Hydrogen D. Radon D? 2. A stream channel is formed when water A. carves a very deep and wide channel into rock. B. carries minerals into the ocean. C. creates a depression,
40. ## Earth Science

PLEASE HELP! URGENT! 7. Which letter arrows point to hanging valleys? 8. Which letter arrows point to aretes? 9. Name a peak on the map that is a horn. 10. Feature E on the map is composed of glacial till. What type of glacial feature is E, and how did it
41. ## Algebra

Astronomers measure large distances in light-years. One light-year is the distance that light can travel in one year, or approximately 5.88*10^12 miles. Suppose a star is 3.2*10^12 light-years from Earth. In scientific notation, approximately how many
42. ## Astronomy

Retrograde motion describe the A backward motion of the stars relative to Earth B uniform circular motion exhibited by the planets C irregular speeds at which the planet travel. D backward motion of the planets with respect to the stars I think the answer
43. ## History-Aristophanes Clouds and Science

My assignment for history is to pick one of the following examples from aristophanes clouds and explain how it may seem silly, but it is actually scientific. I don't know how I can explain these scientifically. 1. The example of the flea. (Socrates asked a
44. ## chemistry

This is a practical question. I'm working on some raised bed gardens that are very overgrown with tree roots. I've been told to line the outside of the boxes about 2' down with siding and since tree roots are mostly near the surface, that should stop them
45. ## physics

At a certain location, the solar power per unit area reaching Earth's surface is 200 W/m^2, averaged over a 24-hour day.If the average power requirement in your home is 2.8 kW and you can convert solar power to electric power with 8.0 % efficiency, how
46. ## physics

At a certain location, the solar power per unit area reaching Earth's surface is 200 W/m^2, averaged over a 24-hour day.If the average power requirement in your home is 2.8 kW and you can convert solar power to electric power with 8.0 % efficiency, how
47. ## Science

For million of years, wind and rain have worn down the earth. The land is not totally level now because ____. a. other forces keep building up the land b. wind and rain cannot erode solid rock c. for most of those years, wind and rain were scarce d. wind
48. ## Science

Which layers of the Earth can only be studied by indirect means? ( Layers being inner core, outer core, mantle, And Crust) inner core, outer core, mantle Yes, if you personally visited any but the crust you would be destroyed by the heat and pressure.
49. ## Physics

a frictionless roller coaster car of mass m = 719 kg tops the first hill with speed v0 = 15.2 m/s at height h = 48.9 m. How much work does the gravitational force do on the car from that point to (a) point A, (b) point B, and (c) point C? If the
50. ## Math

The position of two towns X and Y are given to the nearest degree as X(45° N, 10° W) and Y (45 N°, 70° W). Find 70-10 =60 Find: (a) The distance between the two towns in (i) Kilometers ( take the radius of the earth as 6370) 60/360
51. ## math

The atmospheric pressure P(h) (in pounds per square inch) at a height h (in miles) above sea level on Earth satisfies a differential equation P' = -kP for some positive constant k. (a) Measurements with a barometer show that P(0) = 1.2 and P(9) = 0.7. What
52. ## physics

Explain each of the following questions. ( a) Can an object– Earth system have kinetic energy and not gravitational potential energy? ( b) Can it have gravitational potential energy and not kinetic energy? ( c) Can it have both types of energy at the
53. ## Earth Science

During June 21-22, determine the length of daylight at the following latitudes. Any help is greatly appreciated. latitudes --------------- 70 degrees north 40 degrees south 40 degrees north 90 degrees south 0 degrees
54. ## Earth Science

Two locations, one in northern canada and one in the southwestern United states, recive the same amount of precipitation each year. The location in canada is classified as a humid climate. Why would the location in the United states be classified as an
55. ## algebra

Astronomers measure large distances in light-years. One light-year is the distance that light can travel in one year, or approximately 5.88 *10^12 miles. Suppose a star is 3.2 * 10^2 light-years from Earth. In scientific notation, approximately how many
56. ## Algebra

Astronomers measure large distances in light-years. One light-year is the distance that light can travel in one year, or approximately 5.88 *10^12 miles. Suppose a star is 3.2 * 10^2 light-years from Earth. In scientific notation, approximately how many
57. ## earth science

What are the different types of seafloor sediments, and what are the factors that control the distribution of each major sea sediment type? Where does each major seafloor sediment type tend to accumulate in greatest quantity (i.e., discuss the distribution
58. ## Algebra

Astronomers measure large distances in light-years. One light-year is the distance that light can travel in one year, or approximately 5.88 *10^12 miles. Suppose a star is 3.2 * 10^2 light-years from Earth. In scientific notation, approximately how many
59. ## american literature

When Jim arrives in Nebraska, he sees “nothing but land: not a country at all, but the material out of which countries are made.” Yet at the novel’s end the landscape is differentiated. It has direction and color – red grass, blue sky, dun-shaded
60. ## Math

Suppose it takes 3 days for a space vehicle to travel from the earth to the moon. About how long would it take the same vehicle traveling at the same speed to Venus? Moon= 240,000mi Venus=26,000,000mi Round to the nearest whole number. Use scientific
61. ## math

recall that the acceleartion due to earth's gravity is 32 ft/sec^2. from ground level, a projectile is fired straight upward with velocity 90 feet per second. a. what is its velocity after 3 seconds b. when does it hit the ground c. when it hits the
62. ## science

Sarah wants to use a model to get an idea of how far away the stars are. She uses a marble to represent the Earth, and she places a basketball 1 m away to represent the Sun, which is the nearest star. If Sarah wishes to keep the distances between objects
63. ## Chemistry

CFCs such as CF2Cl2 are refrigerants whose use has been phased out because their destructive effect on Earth's ozone layer. The standard enthalpy of evaporation of CF2Cl2 is 17.4 kJ/mol, compared with change in H(vapor)=41kJ/mol for liquid water. How many
64. ## Earth Science

Hello! I try to do my homework to the best of my ability. I want to make sure that my answers are correct. My answers will be (*). Please help me if you can.... 1. _______ was the first person to propose the idea of moving continents as a scientific
65. ## Earth Science

A sphere was dropped into water in a graduation cylinder as shown in the following diagram. The water level rose to the new level shown. {before: 40mL, after: 65mL} What is the volume of the sphere? (1)15mL (2)25mL (3)40mL (4)65mL (2)?
66. ## Spanish I, John

Where on earth ARE you with your answers? Also, what is the title of the textbook you have, the copyright, the author(s) etc. Often the publishers have help online for you, if you know that information. I am very interested in your answers and/or
67. ## english

Help Understanding A journey to the center of the earth by: Jules Verne. 1.)What problems do each of the 3 characters face within themselves, and how do they end up resolving each of there problems? 2.)What are 4 of the most important occurences in the
68. ## science

find the gravitational force exerted by the sun on a 70 kg man located at the earth's equator a)at noon when the man is closest to the sun. b)at midnight when he is futherst from the sun. c)calculate the diferrence in gravitational acceleration due to the
69. ## physics

The physics of orbital radius and orbital period of a planet. 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?
70. ## Calc

A rocket is launched with an initial velocity of zero, and with acceleration in feet per second per second defined by: --------( 20e^(-t/2), for 0 <= t <= 10 seconds) a(t) = ( --------( -16, for t > 10 seconds) a) At what time does the rocket
71. ## science

Linear growth a. is characterized by a rapidly growing population. b. is demonstrated by the sequence 12, 13, 14, 15, 16. c. is illustrated by the numbers 2, 4, 8, 16, 32. d. is characterized by resource use and consumption. e. is characterized by a slowly
72. ## Science

The lines of magnetic force generated by the fluid motions of the earth's core result in the formation of the_____. a) North Pole b) north magnetic pole c) magnetic north and south pole d) North and South Poles Just need to know if my answer or right or
73. ## earth science

The greenhouse effect is a result of A. absorption and radiation of energy in the atmosphere. B. consumption and radiation of energy in the atmosphere. C. absorption and radiation of energy in the hydrosphere. D. consumption of fruits and vegetables that
74. ## earth

Sometimes streams and rivers run in fairly straight lines. Sometimes, they meander or curve and wander. What is your idea about how faster water affects the shape of a stream or river? A) Faster streams are straighter. B) Faster streams curve more. C) The
75. ## Classification

what's the full classification for humans, and dandelions? thanks http://www.sidwell.edu/us/science/vlb5/Labs/Classification_Lab/Eukarya/Animalia/Chordata/Vertebrata/Mammalia/Primates/Hominidae/Homo/Sapiens/

IMAGINE- a building 6400km. high. On the ground floor, a person weighs 175lbs when he steps on a spring scale how much would the man weigh on the same scale if he were standing at the top floor? HINT: Note that 6400km is also the radius of the earth so
77. ## Earth Science PLZ HELP

Based on what you have discovered, which of the following conditions would lead to the formation of clouds? 1. Moist air moves up as it encounters a mountain range. 2. High pressure is moving into an area. 3. The air over a large parking lot is warmer in

IMAGINE- a building 6400km. high. On the ground floor, a person weighs 175lbs when he steps on a spring scale how much would the man weigh on the same scale if he were standing at the top floor? HINT: Note that 6400km is also the radius of the earth so
79. ## Physics

IMAGINE- a building 6400km. high. On the ground floor, a person weighs 175lbs when he steps on a spring scale how much would the man weigh on the same scale if he were standing at the top floor? HINT: Note that 6400km is also the radius of the earth so
80. ## Physics

A 2.40 m length of wire is held in an east-west direction and moves horizontally to the north with a speed of 15.1 m/s. The vertical component of Earth's magnetic field in this region is 40.0 µT directed downward. Calculate the induced emf between the
81. ## calculus

A lifeguard was staring at a ship in the distance, and watched the smokestack as the ship went out to sea. The lifeguard's eye level is 4 meters above sea level. If the height of the smoke stack above water is 30 meters and the radius of earth is about
82. ## Science

Am I correct with my answeres below? During which hours of the day is the earth's emitted radiation highest and Why? My Answer: I think it is in the afternoon because of the increase in surface temperature. Why are values of LW^ higher in the summer than
83. ## chem

Forty miles above the earth's surface the temperature is 250 K and the pressure is only 0.20 mm Hg. What is the density of air (in grams per liter) at this altitude? (Assume the molar mass of air is 28.96 g/mol.) PV=nRT n/V= molar desity= P/RT mass
84. ## phys

The space shuttle, with an initial mass M = 2.41E+6 kg, is launched from the surface of the earth with an initial net acceleration a = 26.1 m/s2. The rate of fuel consumption is R = 6.90E+3 kg/s. The shuttle reaches outer space with a velocity of vo = 4632
85. ## science help

1.Why do the islands of Indonesia have many volcanoes and experience frequent earthquakes? A.The islands are located at the boundaries of tectonic plates. B.Many hotspots are found near the islands. C.Magma is less abundant under Earth’s crust near the
86. ## Science

video clips from the International Space Station, the astronauts are seen floating around as if there is no force of gravity holding them to the floor. The truth is that the space station is orbiting Earth at a height of only about 175 kilometers above the
87. ## Probability

Automated chemical synthesis of DNA has made it possible to custom-order moderate length DNA sequences from commercial suppliers. Assume that a single nucleotide weighs about 5.6 X 10^-22 grams and that there are four kinds of nucleotides. If you wish to
88. ## Biology

I think this is a shot in the dark, but worth a try. I have the Biology: Life on Earth by Audesirk, Audesirk & Byers 10th edition bought used online, apparently there are some pages missing in the book, so I can't do my homework, if anyone has the book
89. ## Earth science

Kathleen made the diagram below to show how scientific knowledge changes over time. Which word or phrase best describes what scientists would do at the point indicated by the blank? Original data + new data =blank= modified data. Which would be the answer
90. ## Earth science

Can you please correct me if I am wrong or let me know what you think Thanks Y-A 1. Trees keep water in a watershed from accumulating silt before it empties into river. (i got true) 2. Permeable means capable of absorbing water. (i got false) 3. Old rivers

A lifeguard was staring at a ship in the distance, and watched the smokestack as the ship went out to sea. The lifeguard's eye level is 4 meters above sea level. If the height of the smoke stack above water is 30 meters and the radius of earth is about
92. ## Chemistry 2

Chlorine atoms contribute to the destruction of the earth's ozone layer by the following sequence of reactions: Cl + O3 --> ClO + O2 ClO + O --> Cl + O2 Where the O atoms in the second step come from the decomposition of ozone by sunlight: O3 -->
93. ## Arithmetic

The Gardiner dam located 100 km south of Saskatoon is largest earth filled dam in the world. Upon it's opening in 1967, engineers discovered that the pressure from lake deifenbaker had moved the clay based structure 200 cm downstream. Since then, then the
94. ## Physics

A skydiver is falling to earth.  When he is traveling at 51.3 m/sec, he opens his parachute, and after 3.00 seconds he reaches the speed of 4.30 m/sec.  The remaining 60 seconds before landing is spent traveling downward at the speed of 4.30 m/sec.
95. ## physics

Near San Francisco, where the vertically downward component of the earth's magnetic field is 4.7 10-5 T, a car is traveling forward at 26 m/s. The width of the car is 1.7 m. (a) Find the emf induced between the two sides of the car. V (b) Which side of the
96. ## Physics - mass of a galaxy

A star at the edge of the Andromeda galaxy appears to be orbiting the center of that galaxy at the speed of about 200km/s. The star is about g*10^9AU from the center of the galaxy. Calculate a rough estimate of the mass of the Andromeda galaxy. Earth
97. ## earth science

of the three "local wind"(land and sea breezes, mountain and valley breezes, and chinook and santa ana winds)which do you think could be most easily harnessed for the generation of electricity by a huge wind farm? some important things to consider:strength
98. ## physics

a man weighs 573 n on earth. what would he weigh on Jupiter, where the free-fall acceleration is 25.9 m/s 2nd power? the acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2nd power? the acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2nd power.
99. ## Earth Science

Which of the following statements best describes the recharge zone of an aquifer? Thank you! A) anyplace that the water table of the aquifer meets the surface B) the boundary between the aquifer and the permeable rock above it C) an area above an aquifer
100. ## Science

Why do scientists study images made with parts of the electromagnetic spectrum other than visible light? A)These images are the only way to observe galaxies beyond our own. B)These images reveal information that visible light does not show. C)These images