A point mass ‘A’ is kept at the origin. Another B is kept at the x axis at x = H. Another C is kept at distance H from origin and distance h from B. A, B and C thus form an isosceles triangle with vertex A. Given that A's mass >> B's mass >> C's mass; Newton’s gravitational law governs the bodies. C will have motion because of both A and B while B will have motion because of A only.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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The equation of path of C in any coordinate system given that B and C have zero initial velocities.

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# Homework Help: Find equation of path of a point mass under influence of 2 central forces

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