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0,21. The average speed of a planet as it orbits the Sun is given by 21:
Speed = — {E Where ‘a’ is the aveEge distance between the planet and the Sun, and the speed is given in units of Astronomical Units per Year [AvarL The average distanoe between the Earth and
the Sun is 1 AU and so the Earth’s average speed around the Sun is Speed = 2+: = 21: Avar v1 Use the information provided on Slide 25 of lecture 5 to calculate in ALifvr AND krnfh: A] The average speed of Jupiter as it orbits the Sun.
B] The average speed of Pluto as it orbits the Sun.

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