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 2 years ago
In a satellite moving around any planet, the gravitational force is effectively balanced. If an ice cube exists there and melts when time elapses, the shape will:
A. remain cubical in shape
B. change to spherical
C. become oval shaped with its long axis along the orbital plane.
D. become oval shaped with its long axis perpendicular to orbital plane.
 2 years ago
In a satellite moving around any planet, the gravitational force is effectively balanced. If an ice cube exists there and melts when time elapses, the shape will: A. remain cubical in shape B. change to spherical C. become oval shaped with its long axis along the orbital plane. D. become oval shaped with its long axis perpendicular to orbital plane.

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apoorvk
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I think it may be A or B. but i am very confused with many possible explanations for different options.

apoorvk
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1suppose its in a obstacle free path.. what then?? consider an ideal case

SchoolSlacker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I would prefer a medal :PP

apoorvk
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1okay there you go mate. and i found the solution (i had it somewhere i just didn't remember it). now as the ice melts, due to the gravity being balanced, the water wont fall... but only gather together. now as it melts, to minimize surface tension, they will form a sphere (so that the surface area of the water accumulation is minimised) so it is B. thanks folks, anyways :)

SchoolSlacker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ha i told you so i was ight :PP

SchoolSlacker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Its B will you look at that i was right :P

apoorvk
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1haha.. yes in your dreams you were :p

SchoolSlacker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Are you questiong MEE!!!!

SchoolSlacker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Josh it actually B

SchoolSlacker
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1According to einstein over there :D
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