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jbarber
 2 years ago
The sun radiates about 3.6 x 1026 joules of energy each second. How much mass does the sun lose each second?
jbarber
 2 years ago
The sun radiates about 3.6 x 1026 joules of energy each second. How much mass does the sun lose each second?

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Shadowys
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2sub what you have into \(E=mc^2\) where E=3.6 x 1026J and c=3.0x10^8

jbarber
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0where did you get 3.0*10^8

Shadowys
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2that is the speed of light, a constant.

jbarber
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok so how would I solve this

Shadowys
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2the equation I've given is the einstein massenergy equation. The mass lost = energy out/ c^2 sub energy out= 3.6 x 1026J into the equation and you get the answer.
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