(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

The space shuttle releases a satellite into a circular orbit 555km above the earth

how fast must the shuttle be moving when release occurs in m/s?

2. Relevant equations

V= square root ((GM)/r)

r= 555000

G= 6.67 * 10^-11

-mass was not given so I am not sure how to plug it in

-I got that equation but making force of gravity proportional to centripetal force

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# Homework Help: Space Shutte Centripetal force problem

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