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Unformatted text preview: r B from the center of the earth. The earth has a mass M e . Hint: Under these conditions, the satellite is subjected only to the earths gravitational force, F , Eq. 13-1. For part of the solution, use the conservation of energy. Units used: Mm 10 3 km = Given: A 70 deg = M 700 kg = v A 10 km s = G 6.673 10 11 N m 2 kg 2 = r A 15 Mm = M e 5.976 10 24 kg = 372...
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