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A satellite in launched in a circular orbit of radius  around the earth. A second satellite is launch in to an orbit of radius 1.01R . The period of second satellite is longer than the first one (approximately) by

a)

1.5 %

b)

0.5%

c)

3%

d)

1%


Question ID - 54580 | Toppr Answer

A satellite in launched in a circular orbit of radius  around the earth. A second satellite is launch in to an orbit of radius 1.01R . The period of second satellite is longer than the first one (approximately) by

a)

1.5 %

b)

0.5%

c)

3%

d)

1%

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Answer Key : (a) -

(a)

From Kepler’s law,



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