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angular velocity of the telescope as it orbits round the sun

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A "light-year" is the distance light (speed = 2.998 108 m/s)travels in one year.

(a) How many meters are there in 4.00 light-years? m

(b) An astronomical unit (AU) is the average distance from the Sun to Earth, 1.50 108 km. How many AU are there in 4.00light-year? AU

(c) What is the speed of light in AU/h? AU/h

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Determine the angular velocity ω of the telescope as it orbits around the Sun.

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If the refractive index of the two media are 1.2 and 1.5. What is the distance between the object and the image given the radius of curvature of 2cm

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The change in direction between the incident ray and the emergent ray is know as

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The orbital period of Planet A is 16 years and its average distance to Star B is 5.25 a.u. Another planet called Planet C has an average distance of 10.3 a.u. from Star B, using Kepler’s Third Law of Planetary Motion, compute the orbital period of Planet C to Star B in days

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Astronomy | Astrophysics

What is the buoyant force of a small can with a volume of 0.00005 m3 when completely submerged in water?

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state keplers laws of planetraymotion

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Explain what infrared radiation is and answer the following questions: How is infrared radiation different from visible light? Why does the JWST observe infrared light, and what are the scientificadvantages for astronomers?