what alternatives does XM Satellite Radio have

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  1. physics 1

    A satellite is in a circular orbit about the earth (ME = 5.98 x 1024 kg). The period of the satellite is 1.77 x 104 s. What is the speed at which the satellite travels?

  2. Math

    The path of a satellite orbiting the earth causes it to pass directly over two tracking stations A and B, which are 35 mi apart. When the satellite is on one side of the two stations, the angles of elevation at A and B are measured to be 87.0° and 84.2°,

  3. Math

    Ms. Sue please help! A radio signal travels at 3.00 • 10^8 meters per second. How many seconds will 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 3.54 • 10^7 meters? Show your

  4. physics(universal law of gravitation)

    a satellite has a mass of 100 kg and is located at 2 x 10^6 m above the surface if the Earth. wHAT is the potential energy associated with the satellite at this location? What is the magnitude of the gravitational force on the satellite?

  5. Physics Circular Motion

    A satellite in orbit around the earth has a period of one hour. An identical satellite is placed in an orbit having a radius that is nine times larger than that of the first satellite. What is the period of the second satellite?

  6. Math

    Radio signals travel at a rate of 3x10^8 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 3.6x10^7 meters? A. 8.3 seconds B. 1.2x10^-1 seconds

  7. Physics wavelength problem! Please Help!

    A communications satellite transmits a radio wave at a frequency of 5 • 109 Hz. What is the signal’s wavelength? Assume the wave travels in a vacuum. Show your work Thank You!

  8. health

    What healthful alternatives would you recommend to a teen who is thinking about using drugs to deal with stress? Explain the importance of alternatives to substance abuse. please & thank you :)

  9. Physics

    A spy satellite is in circular orbit around Earth. It makes one revolution in 6.04 hours. (a) How high above Earth's surface is the satellite? (b) What is the satellite's acceleration?

  10. Algebra 2 A Conic Section

    Franco is adjusting a satellite because he finds it is not focusing the incoming radio waves perfectly. The shape of his satellite can be modeled by y^2+6y-3x+3=0, where x and y are modeled in inches. He realizes that the static is a result of the feed

  11. science

    A satellite in space experiences direct sunlight and heats up. During periods when it receives no sunlight, The satellite cools off by radiation The satellite cools off by conduction The satellite maintains a constant temperature The satellite cools off by

  12. physics

    A satellite is in a circular orbit about the earth (ME = 5.98 1024 kg). The period of the satellite is 4.20 104 s. What is the speed at which the satellite travels?

  13. physics

    A satellite of mass 205 kg is launched from a site on Earth's equator into an orbit at 200 km above the surface of Earth. (a) Assuming a circular orbit, what is the orbital period of this satellite? s (b) What is the satellite's speed in its orbit? m/s (c)

  14. chemistry

    Suppose a popular FM radio station broadcasts radio waves with a frequency of 93. MHz. Calculate the wavelength of these radio waves. Round your answer to 2 significant digits.

  15. Scienceeeeee

    A Satellite in space experiences direct sunlight and heats up. During periods when it receives no direct sunlight, A. The satellite cools off by radiation. B. The satellite cools off by conduction. I choose this. C. The satellite maintains a constant

  16. physics

    Two Earth satellites, A and B, each of mass m, are to be launched into circular orbits about Earth's center. Satellite A is to orbit at an altitude of 7460 km. Satellite B is to orbit at an altitude of 20500 km. The radius of Earth REis 6370 km. (a) What

  17. science

    What is the average speed of a satellite given the following information. 1) The earth's radius = 6000 km 2) The satellite is 900 km from the earth's surface 3) The satellite's orbital period: 2 hours 4) Circumference = 2pr (p = 3.14) A) 6 km/s B) 10 km/s

  18. PHYSICS HELP

    A satellite of mass m is orbiting the earth, mass M , in a circular orbit of radius ra . Unfortunately a piece of space debris left by a passing rocket lies directly in the satellite's path. The piece of debris has the same mass m as the satellite. The

  19. physics

    A satellite has a mass of 106 kg and is located at 1.96 106 m above the surface of Earth. (a) What is the potential energy associated with the satellite at this location? J (b) What is the magnitude of the gravitational force on the satellite? N

  20. physics

    A radio receiver is set up on a mast in the middle of a calm lake to track the radio signal from a satellite orbiting the Earth. As the satellite rises above the horizon, the intensity of the signal varies periodically. The intensity is at a maximum when

  21. Math help plz??

    24. A radio signal travels at 3.00 x 10^8 meters per second. How many seconds will 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 3.54 x 10^7 meters? im guessing its 118 seconds but

  22. Math

    Radio signals travel at a rate of 3x10^8 meters per second period how many seconds will it take for a radio signal to travel satellite to the surface of earth if the satellite is orbiting at a height of 4.2x10^7 meters? (Hint: Time is distance divided by

  23. science

    You are somewhere in the middle of the country and a satellite that is a short distance above San Francisco sends out a pulse that your GPS receiver tells you took 0.002 seconds to reach you. Since you know that the radio signal travels at the speed of

  24. physics

    NASA launches a satellite into orbit at a height above the surface of the Earth equal to the Earth's mean radius. The mass of the satellite is 550 kg. (Assume the Earth's mass is 5.97 1024 kg and its radius is 6.38 106 m.) (a) How long does it take the

  25. physics

    Two satellites are in orbit around Mars with the same orbital radius. Satellite 2 has twice the mass of satellite 1. What is the centripetal acceleration of satellite?

  26. Physics

    A satellite is in a circular orbit about the earth (ME = 5.98 1024 kg). The period of the satellite is 2.60 104 s. What is the speed at which the satellite travels?

  27. Physics

    A satellite has a mass of 99 kg and is located at 1.97 106 m above the surface of Earth. (a) What is the potential energy associated with the satellite at this location? Answer in J (b) What is the magnitude of the gravitational force on the satellite?

  28. physics

    An Earth satellite moves in a circular orbit 775 km above the Earth's surface. The period of the motion is 100.1 min. (a) What is the speed of the satellite? m/s (b) What is the magnitude of the centripetal acceleration of the satellite? m/s2

  29. management

    Can someone give me their opinion of my answer if its correct or wrong please when someone has a few minutes thanks. Which of the eight steps in the decision-making model could be eliminated if a decision had to be made quickly? 1. Be alert to indicators

  30. Physics

    A radio receiver is set up on a mast in the middle of a calm lake to track the radio signal from a satellite orbiting the Earth. As the satellite rises above the horizon, the intensity of the signal varies periodically. The intensity is at a maximum when

  31. Science

    Three light beams encounter a medium. One light ray is reflected, while the other two are absorbed. How can the medium be described? Transparent Translucent Opaque or Clear In satellite communication, does the satellite... Receive radio signals Prevent

  32. math

    A radio signal travels at 3 . 00 ⋅ 10 8 meters per second. How many seconds will 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 3 . 54 ⋅ 10 7 meters? Show your work.

  33. Algebra

    A radio signal travels at 3.00 ⋅ 10^8 meters per second. How many seconds will 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 3.54 ⋅ 10^7 meters? Show your work. This is my

  34. 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 *

  35. Pre-calc Math

    The path of a satellite orbiting the earth causes the satellite to pass directly over two tracking stations A and B, which are 95 mi apart. When the satellite is on one side of the two stations, the angles of elevation at A and B are measured to be 87.0°

  36. force of gravity

    A satellite orbits around the earth. The mass of the satellite is 1170 kg, and its altitude is 220 km. The mass of the earth is 5.98×1024 kg. The radius of the earth is 6.38×106 m. 1)What is the gravitational force on the satellite? 2)What is the orbital

  37. Physics

    A communications satellite is moving at a constant speed in a circular orbit around Earth. At any given instant in time, what is the resultant force on the satellite? A. zero B. equal to the gravitational force on the satellite C. equal to the vector sum

  38. physics

    Two satellites are orbiting the Earth in stable circular orbits. Satellite A has a mass m and is located at a distance 2r from the center of the Earth. Satellite B has a mass 2m and is located at a distance r from the center of the Earth. Which one of the

  39. physics

    A satellite moves in a circular orbit of radius 35.793 km. The Earth's radius and mass are Re = 6.37e6 m, and Me = 5.97e24 kg. For the satellite, calculate the work done to put the satellite in orbit (mass of satellite is 1000 kg).

  40. physics

    Two satellites orbit Earth with the same mass, but satellite A orbits at a distance of 2 Earth radii whereas satellite B orbits at a distance of 3 Earth radii. By what factor is satellite B's gravitational force smaller than A's? (Hint: You are finding the

  41. math

    I need all of these answers with work shown and/or explained, please help.. 1. -(5)^-1 Answer:-1/5 3. -1/y^-4 Answer: -y^4 4. 5 ^ 4 x 5^7 Answer: 5^11 7. (5t ^ 3)^-4 Answer: 1/625t^12 12. What is the order of 4 x 10^-7, 7 x 10^-9, 1 x 10^4, 2 x 10^4

  42. math

    A rocket is stopped 12 feet from a satellite when it begings accelerating away from the satellite at a constant rate of 12 feet per second. The distance between the rocket and the satellite is given by the polynormial P(t)= 6t^2+12. Find the distance

  43. Physics

    What linear speed must an Earth satellite have to be in a circular orbit at an altitude of 186 km? What is the period of revolution? winterWX, Friday, February 16, 2007 at 9:36pm So GMm/r^2 = mv^2/r and I know that I need to solve for v but what do I use

  44. physics

    How do I go about in solving this? A spy satellite is in circular orbit around Earth. It makes one revolution in 6.01 hours. (a) How high above Earth's surface is the satellite? ___ km (b) What is the satellite's acceleration? ___m/s2

  45. physics

    An Earth satellite moves in a circular orbit 616 km above the Earth's surface. The period of the motion is 96.8min. (a) What is the speed of the satellite? (b) What is the magnitude of the centripetal acceleration of the satellite

  46. College Physics

    A spy satellite is in circular orbit around Earth. It makes one revolution in 5.99 hours. (a) How high above Earth's surface is the satellite? (b) What is the satellite's acceleration?

  47. physics

    2.A spy satellite is in circular orbit around Earth. It makes one revolution in 6.02 hours. (a) How high above Earth's surface is the satellite? (b) What is the satellite's acceleration?

  48. Physics I

    An Earth satellite moves in a circular orbit 770 km above the Earth's surface. The period of the motion is 100.0 min. What is the speed of the satellite? What is the magnitude of the centripetal acceleration of the satellite?

  49. Physics

    An Earth satellite moves in a circular orbit 765 km above the Earth's surface. The period of the motion is 99.9 min. (a) What is the speed of the satellite? ______ m/s (b) What is the magnitude of the centripetal acceleration of the satellite? ______m/s^2

  50. physics

    27. A communications satellite transmits a radio wave at a frequency of 5 • 109 Hz. What is the signal’s wavelength? Assume the wave travels in a vacuum. Show your work. (3 points) I at least need the formula and how to solve it... not the answer.

  51. Physics

    A satellite is in a circular orbit around an unknown planet. The satellite has a speed of 2.15 × 104 m/s (Va) and the radius of the orbit is 5.15 × 106 m (ra). A second satellite also has a circular orbit around this same planet. The orbit of this second

  52. Science207

    Describe at least two alternatives to oil that are currently available and discuss the barriers that keep these alternatives from replacing oil as our primary means of energy?

  53. Marketing

    what alternatives does XM Satellite Radio have

  54. physics

    A radio receiver is set up on a mast in the middle of a calm lake to track the radio signal from a satellite orbiting the Earth. As the satellite rises above the horizon, the intensity of the signal varies periodically. The intensity is at a maximum when

  55. science

    hree light beams encounter a medium. One light ray is reflected, while the other two are absorbed. How can the medium be described? Transparent Translucent Opaque or Clear In satellite communication, does the satellite... Receive radio signals Prevent

  56. Algebra ASAP!

    Radio signals travel at a rate of 3 x 10^8 meters per second. How many seconds will it take for a radio signal to travel from a satellite to the surface of the Earth if the satellite is orbiting at a height of 9.6 x 10^6. Can someone show me how to do this

  57. Math help plz??

    i just need a little help...with this A radio signal travels at 3 x 10^8 meters per second. How many seconds will 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 3.54 x 10^7?

  58. Pre-Algebra

    A radio signal travels at 3.00*10^8 meters per second. How many seconds will 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 3.54*10^7?

  59. Math HELP PLEASE QUICK!

    A radio signal travels at 3 x 10^8 meters per second. How many seconds will 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 3.54 x 10^7?

  60. Mathematics

    Since the beginning of satellite radio in 2001, the number of satellite radio subscribers has been growing very quickly. At the end of 2001, the total number of subscribers to XM Satellite radio was 27,733. By the end of 2005, the number of subscribers had

  61. math

    radio signal travels 3.00*10^8 meters per seconded. how many seconds will 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 3.54*10^7 meters? I am so confused @Mrssue

  62. Math

    24. A radio signal travels at 3.00 x 10^8 meters per second. How many seconds will 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 3.54 x 10^7 meters?

  63. 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

  64. 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

  65. Algebra 2 A

    Franco is adjusting a satellite because he finds it is not focusing the incoming radio waves perfectly. The shape of his satellite can be modeled by mc024-1.jpg, where x and y are modeled in inches. He realizes that the static is a result of the feed

  66. Physics

    Two satellites are in circular orbits around the earth. The orbit for satellite A is at a height of 511 km above the earth's surface, while that for satellite B is at a height of 895 km. Find the orbital speed for satellite A and satellite B. I've already

  67. marketing

    What are the decision facing XM satellite radio?

  68. Still algebra

    This time i has multiple questions. -(5)^-1 (the test reset and i forgot the answer) Suppose a spherical asteroid has a radius of approximately 3.2 x 10^3 m. use the formula 4/3 pi r^3 to find the approximate volume of the asteroid. This one is straight up

  69. physics

    calculate the redshift gh/c^2 if h is the distance from the ground to a satellite in low-Earth orbit, 300km. Suppose the "light" is actually a radio wave with a frequency of 10^11 Hz. How many cycles would the transmitter emit if it ran for one day? How

  70. Physics 203

    A satellite with a mass of 310 kg moves in a circular orbit 7.00*10^7 m above the Earth's surface. (a) What is the gravitational force on the satellite? (b) What is the speed of the satellite? (c) What is the period of the satellite?

  71. Physics

    A 3000kg satellite orbits the Earth 400km above the equator. find a)The speed of the satellite b) The kinetic energy of the satellite c) The potential energy of the satellite d) The total energy of the satellite

  72. Math

    When a satellite is h kilometres above Earth,the time,t,in minutes,to complete one orbit is given by the formula t=Root of (6370+h)^3/6024 a) A telecommunications satellite is placed 30 km above Earth. How long does it take the satellite to make one orbit?

  73. Physics

    A satellite is orbiting a distant planet of mass 9.6e25 kg and radius 86700 km. The satellite orbits at a height of 8610 km above the surface of the planet. a) Determine the acceleration due to gravity at the location of the satellite orbit. b) Determine

  74. physics

    Two Earth satellites, A and B, each of mass m, are to be launched into circular orbits about Earth's center. Satellite A is to orbit at an altitude of 7460 km. Satellite B is to orbit at an altitude of 20500 km. The radius of Earth REis 6370 km. (a) What

  75. physics

    calculate the redshift gh/c^2 if h is the distance from the ground to a satellite in low-Earth orbit, 300km. Suppose the "light" is actually a radio wave with a frequency of 10^11 Hz. How many cycles would the transmitter emit if it ran for one day? How

  76. physics

    A 20000 kg satellite is launched from the surface of saturn and put into orbit.The satellite is launched at the speed of 27.5 x 10^3 m/s. a)calculte the satellite's total energy. b)Its orbital radius c)If the satellite was shot straight up at the same

  77. physics

    Two satellites are in circular orbits around the earth. The orbit for satellite A is at a height of 418 km above the earth’s surface, while that for satellite B is at a height of 731 km. Find the orbital speed for (a) satellite A and (b) satellite B.

  78. physics

    Two satellites are in circular orbits around the earth. The orbit for satellite A is at a height of 427 km above the earth’s surface, while that for satellite B is at a height of 873 km. Find the orbital speed for (a) satellite A and (b) satellite B.

  79. physics 1

    Two satellites are in circular orbits around the earth. The orbit for satellite A is at a height of 418 km above the earth’s surface, while that for satellite B is at a height of 731 km. Find the orbital speed for (a) satellite A and (b) satellite B.

  80. Physics Classical Mechanics

    A satellite of mass m is orbiting the earth, mass M , in a circular orbit of radius ra . Unfortunately a piece of space debris left by a passing rocket lies directly in the satellite's path. The piece of debris has the same mass m as the satellite. The

  81. Physics

    A satellite is in a circular orbit about the earth (ME = 5.98 1024 kg). The period of the satellite is 3.70 104 s. What is the speed at which the satellite travels?

  82. physics

    A satellite is in a circular orbit about the earth (ME = 5.98 1024 kg). The period of the satellite is 1.30 104 s. What is the speed at which the satellite travels?

  83. PHYSICS

    Two satellites A and B are in different circular orbits about the earth. The orbit speed of satellite A is three times that of satellite B. Find the ratio (TA/TB) of the periods of the satellite.

  84. US History

    What were some alternatives to using the atomic bomb against Japan? Would any of these alternatives have been better than the action taken? I have to write an essay on this, so can I please get some good links? Thanks! -MC

  85. physics 12

    An 884 kg satellite in orbit around a planet has a gravitational potential energy of -5.44*10^10 J. The orbital radius of the satellite is 8.52*10^6 m and its speed is 7.84*10^3 m/s. A) What is the mass of the planet? B) What is the kinetic energy of the

  86. Physics

    I'm really struggling trying to understand what formulas to use for the following: A satellite orbits the earth with a radius of 7000 km. (a) what is the acceleration of gravity at this distance? (b) what is the velocity of the satellite? (c) how long does

  87. Physics

    I'm really struggling trying to understand what formulas to use for the following: A satellite orbits the earth with a radius of 7000 km. (a) what is the acceleration of gravity at this distance? (b) what is the velocity of the satellite? (c) how long does

  88. Physics

    A radio tunes in radio waves which have a wavelength of 3.13 meters. What frequency is the radio tuned to in MHz?

  89. Physics

    You observe an arti cial satellite orbiting the earth and estimate it is at an altitude h = [03] km above the earth's surface and has a mass m = 3500 kg. You wish to calculate when the satellite will be back in the same position. From the second law of

  90. geometry

    A satellite in a nearly circular orbit is 2000 km above Earth's surface. The radius of Earth is approximately 6400 km. If the satellite completes its orbit in 12 hours, calculate the speed of the satellite in kilometers per hour.(pay attention to the

  91. PHYS 400

    The gravitational potential energy of a low-Earth orbit satellite has been estimated at 1.5 million joules. If the satellite has a mass of 417 grams, and g=9.8ms-2, at what altitude (in meters) is the satellite orbiting? Give your answer to the nearest

  92. help physics

    A satellite, LangSat, moves in circular orbit around the Earth at a speed of 4.95kms-1. (i) What is the altitude of the satellite (ii) Determine the period of the satellite’s orbit (iii) What is the value of the gravity, g, at the satellite. (iv) If

  93. science

    a satellite in force free space sweeps stationary interplanetary dust at a rate of dM/dt=alpha v, where M is mass and v is speed of satellite and alpha is a constant. the tangential acceleration of satellite

  94. Physics

    A satellite of mass 220 kg is launched from a site on Earth's equator into an orbit at 200 km above the surface of Earth. (a) Assuming a circular orbit, what is the orbital period of this satellite? 5310 s (b) What is the satellite's speed in its orbit?

  95. MGT

    theses are the 8 steps... 1. Be alert to indications and symptoms of problems. 2. Tentatively define the problem. 3. Collect facts and redefine the problem if necessary. 4. Identify possible alternatives. 5. Gather and organize facts concerning identified

  96. math

    The orbital velocity of a satellite is given by v=√GM/R+h, where G= 6.67*10^-11 Nm^2kg^2, is the Universal Gravitational Constant, M=6*10^24 kg, is the mass of Earth, R=6.38*10^3 km, the orbit of the satellite, and h is artificial satellite above the

  97. math

    The orbital velocity of a satellite is given by v=√GM/R+h, where G= 6.67*10^-11 Nm^2kg^2, is the Universal Gravitational Constant, M=6*10^24 kg, is the mass of Earth, R=6.38*10^3 km, the orbit of the satellite, and h is artificial satellite above the

  98. satellite communication

    If a satellite is launched at an orbital radious of twice that of a geostationary satellite ,how much time will the launched satellite take to travel around the earth ?

  99. Physics

    I'm having trouble with this question. Some __ objects emit no visible light but are known through __ and radio images; satellite observations __ Earth's atmosphere help scientist study space at wavelengths that do not reach Earth's surface. If you can

  100. Marketing Foundation

    Select a purchase you personally have made recently and describe your buying process, including any other parties involved in the buying process and their roles in your purchase decision. To do this, please complete the following template and make sure to

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