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anonymous
 4 years ago
A 200kg satellite is orbiting the Earth at an altitude of 250km. Its orbital speed is 27 800 kph. Find the centripetal acceleration of the satellite?
anonymous
 4 years ago
A 200kg satellite is orbiting the Earth at an altitude of 250km. Its orbital speed is 27 800 kph. Find the centripetal acceleration of the satellite?

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you know how to do this one?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well i think the radius is 27800...

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0(200)(250)^2/27800 = 449.64ms^2

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0does that look correct?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im sorry i cant wrap my head around it.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[Fc= MV ^{2}\div R\]

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait wouldnt velocity be 27800?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so what is my radius then?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats what i was trying to figure out.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but i dont have r or t

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hold on im getting my physics book

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no that doesnt help..

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can you please explain :)

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im trying to find a way to find the radius

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0acceleration=velocity squared/ radius

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so radius=velocity squared/accelertion

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yah but how do you get the acceleration without the radius?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yea thats why i was like no that doesnt work

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok now bare with me.... isnt the radius of earth given somewhere...

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.027800^2km/hr / 6628.1k

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0((27800km/hr)^2/6 378.1km)mass

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no you dont need mass for acceleration...

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i hope i was able to help you some.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have to find centripetal force now

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the centripital acceleration * mass
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