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If a planet were suddenly stopped in it's orbit, supposed circular, Show that it would fall into the sun in a time which is[tex]\frac{\sqrt{2}}{8}[/tex] times it's time period.

2. Relevant equations

Kepler's Third law

3. The attempt at a solution

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# Homework Help: Kepler's equation of planetary motion

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