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Solution - An Artificial Satellite Orbiting the Earth in Very Thin Atmosphere Loses Its Energy Gradually Due to Dissipation Against Atmospheric Resistance, However Small. Why Then Does Its Speed Increase Progressively as It Comes Closer and Closer to the Earth - The Concept of Potential Energy

ConceptThe Concept of Potential Energy

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Answer the following:

An artificial satellite orbiting the earth in very thin atmosphere loses its energy gradually due to dissipation against atmospheric resistance, however small. Why then does its speed increase progressively as it comes closer and closer to the earth?

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NCERT Physics Textbook for Class 11 Part 1
Chapter 6: Work, Energy and Power
Q: 5.3 | Page no. 135

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Solution for question: An Artificial Satellite Orbiting the Earth in Very Thin Atmosphere Loses Its Energy Gradually Due to Dissipation Against Atmospheric Resistance, However Small. Why Then Does Its Speed Increase Progressively as It Comes Closer and Closer to the Earth concept: The Concept of Potential Energy. For the courses CBSE (Arts), CBSE (Commerce), CBSE (Science)
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