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fastforded
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Aug10-08, 05:22 AM
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Quote Quote by russ_watters View Post
If I could try to be a little more succinct: an object in a circular orbit around the earth is said to be in freefall because it is accelerating at g toward the earth. It never gets closer to the earth because the acceleration is perpendicular to its direction of motion.

still not understanding?????