Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (3rd Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321993721
ISBN 13: 978-0-32199-372-4

Chapter 10 - Exercises and Problems: 14

Answer

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Work Step by Step

As we know that $v=\frac{2\pi\space R_{earth}}{T}$ We plug in the known values to obtain: $v=\frac{2\pi(6.37\times 10^6)}{24\times 60\times 60}$ $v=460\frac{m}{s}$
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