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Suppose the horizontal acceleration is limited to 3g to keep from damaging the cargo (or hurting the crew, for a crewed flight). (a) What is the minimum distance the rocket must travel downrange before it reaches orbital speed? How much does it matter whether you take into account the initial eastward velocity due to the rotation of the earth? (b) Rather than a rocket ship, it might be advantageous to use a railgun design, in which the craft would be accelerated to orbital speeds along a railroad track.

C) Interpreting your result from part b, what does this tell you about the size of a typical human cell compared to the size of a typical bacterial cell? com. 7 billion years ago. Chapter 1 Conservation of Mass It took just a moment for that head to fall, but a hundred years might not produce another like it. Joseph-Louis Lagrange, referring to the execution of Lavoisier on May 8, 1794 The Republic has no need of scientists. Judge Pierre-Andr´e Coffinhal’s reply to Lavoisier’s request for a fifteen-day delay of his execution, so that he could complete some experiments that might be of value to the Republic.

Correct solution #4: The area of a triangle is A = bh/2. 00 m. 00. (The solution is correct, but it wouldn’t work with a shape for whose area we don’t have a formula. 00 times more area. ) Scaling of the volume of a sphere example 3 In figure m, the larger sphere has a radius that is five times greater. How many times greater is its volume? Correct solution #1: Volume scales like the third power of the linear size, so the larger sphere has a volume that is 125 times greater (53 = 125). m / Example 3.

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