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An asteroid is orbiting around the sun at a distance of 4.2

  1. Feb 22, 2010 #1
    An asteroid is orbiting around the sun at a distance of 4.2  1011 m. If the Earth orbits around the Sun at a distance of 1.5  1011 m with a period of 3.2  107 s, what is the period of the asteroid?
     
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  3. Feb 24, 2010 #2

    tony873004

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    Re: orbiting

    Hi Britty. Review Kepler's 3rd law. That should get you the answer. If you still need help, post a followup in the Homework Help section.
     
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