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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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hhuumm Group Title
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?
 9 months ago
 9 months ago

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\[R=3.2R_E\] \[g=G\frac{M_E}{(3.2R_E)^2}\]
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RE = radius of the earth ME = mass of teh erf
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so the radius of the earth is supposed to be a known thing?
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AllTehMaffs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yes. 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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