Sarah B.

asked • 11/30/19

Satellite A of mass m orbits a planet of mass M at a distance of R from the center of the planet. The speed of the satellite is v. Answer in terms of m, M, R and v.

What is the speed of a satellite B whose mass is 2 m? The distance from the center of the planet to the satellite B is R and the mass of the planet is M. (The answer is v I just don't know how to get there)

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Arturo O. answered • 12/02/19

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