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Unformatted text preview: branch at the same time than both the monkey and the bullet will travel at 10m/s towards the center of the earth. 27. The reason why a satellite can orbit the moon at 5km above the surface and it cant on the earth is because the earth has more mass than the moon which gives it a greater gravitational field. Trying to orbit the earth at 5km would lead to the satellite coming crashing down. 5. In order for them to reach the pool 20 ft. away they would need to jump no less than 5m/s. they will be in freefall for four seconds before they hit the pool, if they can jump that fast....
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This note was uploaded on 11/03/2009 for the course BIO 102 taught by Professor Carpenter during the Spring '08 term at Alaska Anch.
- Spring '08