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THE MECHANICAL UNIVERSE Name: Mai Nguyen Video 22. The Kepler Problem Class: PHYS 2425 1p1 1. What force gives rise to elliptical orbits? Gravity. 2. What was the inspiration for Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy?” The stars and the heavens. 3. Can twist or torque be applied by gravity? No, it consistently pulls instead of pushing or twisting. 4. Where did Shakespeare place the Earth?
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Unformatted text preview: He did not put it at the center; he put the sun in the center. 5. For what was Keplers mother put on trial? Witchcraft. 6. What was the title of Keplers book? The Harmony of the World 7. The force of gravity moves all planets along conic sections . 8. For what was Galileo put on trial? For adopting the Coperican system....
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This note was uploaded on 07/04/2011 for the course PHYS 2425 taught by Professor Sherman during the Spring '08 term at Collin College.

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