The tidal force due to the Moon at a point midway between the closest point to

The tidal force due to the Moon at a point midway between the closest point to

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1. FIRST ANSWER IS THE CORRECT ANSWER 2. The tidal force due to the Moon at a point midway between the closest point to 3. the Moon and the farthest point is directed towards 4. (1) the center of the Earth 5. (2) the center of the Moon 6. (3) the direction opposite the center of the Moon 7. (4) NVA 8. (5) NVA 9. 10. 11. 12. The tidal force due to the Moon at the point on the Earth on the far side away 13. from the Moon is directed 14. (1) outwards from the Earth's center 15. (2) inwards towards the Earth's center 16. (3) parallel to the Earth's surface 17. (4) NVA 18. (5) NVA 19. 20. 21. 22. The tides that occur when the Moon is at new or full are called 23. (1) spring tides
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Unformatted text preview: 24. (2) neap tides 25. (3) fall tides 26. (4) NVA 27. (5) NVA 28. 29. 30. 31. Spring tides occur when the Moon is at 32. (1) new and full 33. (2) first and third quarter 34. (3) new only 35. (4) NVA 36. (5) NVA 37. 38. 39. 40. The so-called neap tides -- with the lowest highs and the highest lows -- occur 41. (1) when the Moon is at first or third quarter 42. (2) when the Moon is new or full 43. (3) in the spring every year 44. (4) NVA 45. (5) NVA 46. 47. 48. 49. The tides that occur when the Moon is at first and third quarter are called 50. (1) neap tides 51. (2) spring tides 52. (3) ebb tides 53. (4) NVA 54. (5) NVA 55....
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2012 for the course AST 1002 taught by Professor Dr.haywoodsmith,jr during the Summer '07 term at University of Florida.

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