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Unformatted text preview: F ( r ) =-k r 2 (20) review the derivation of the orbit equation r ( ) = 1 + cos (21) where the constants are = L 2 k and = 1 + 2 EL 2 k 2 . (22) This is an equation for a conic section with its focus at the origin, discussed in Arya, page 270: 3...
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2010 for the course AMATH 261 taught by Professor Rogermelko during the Spring '10 term at Waterloo.
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