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hhuumm
 2 years ago
When a falling meteoroid is at a distance above the Earth's surface of 3.20 times the Earth's radius, what is its acceleration due to the Earth's gravitational pull?
hhuumm
 2 years ago
When a falling meteoroid is at a distance above the Earth's surface of 3.20 times the Earth's radius, what is its acceleration due to the Earth's gravitational pull?

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AllTehMaffs
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1\[R=3.2R_E\] \[g=G\frac{M_E}{(3.2R_E)^2}\]

AllTehMaffs
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1RE = radius of the earth ME = mass of teh erf

hhuumm
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the radius of the earth is supposed to be a known thing?

AllTehMaffs
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes. Both the mass and radius of the earth are known quantities. It should be either in your text book or google it.
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