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  • one year ago

Satellite A has an orbital radius 3.00 times greater than that of satellite B. Satellite B's orbital period around Earth is 120 minutes. What is satellite A's orbital period?

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  1. IrishBoy123
    • one year ago
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    do you know how to connect orbital radius and period? Kepler?

  2. shamim
    • one year ago
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    Keplers formula is T1^2/R1^3=T2^2/R2^3

  3. shamim
    • one year ago
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    Given R1=3R2

  4. shamim
    • one year ago
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    T2=120 minute

  5. shamim
    • one year ago
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    T1=?

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