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Unformatted text preview: small percent differences between my three results. 14. I found the mass of the planet by using the relationship between speed of the moons and the mass of the planet. The experimental velocity found from the animation was the time it took to complete a full rotation divided by the circumference which is radius times 2pi. When I fit this on Logger Pro, I obtained a coefficient that was supposed to be equal to (GM p / R m )^.5. So squaring the coefficient and then multiplying by R m and then dividing by G gave me M p....
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This note was uploaded on 09/07/2011 for the course PHYSICS 101 taught by Professor Graham during the Spring '11 term at UNC.
 Spring '11
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 Physics, Acceleration, Mass, Power

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