Unformatted text preview: 2. If the satellites did not stay in the equatorial plane, then they would not be able to properly transmit to their corresponding satellite dishes on Earth. The satellite dishes would have to move with the satellites. So since the satellite dishes are in a fixed position, their corresponding satellites must stay in the same plane for the system to work correctly....
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- Spring '10
- Circular Motion, Rotation, Equator, larger centripetal acceleration, satellite dishes