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# Orbital Motion

## Explore weightlessness, orbit, and uniform circular motion

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Basic Students matched to this level have a partial mastery of prerequisite knowledge and skills fundamental for proficient work.
At Grade (Proficient) Students matched to this level have demonstrated competency over challenging subject matter, including subject matter knowledge, application of such knowledge to real-world situations, and analytical skills appropriate to subject matter.
Advanced Students matched to this level are ready for material that requires superior performance and mastery.
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## Orbital Motion

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Describes orbital motion and weightlessness.
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## Space Station

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Learn about orbits in the context of a next generation space station.
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## Orbital Motion

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Explore the relationships between angular momentum, torque, and energy in the context of planetary orbits in our Solar System.
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## Orbital Motion: Satellites

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Orbital Motion Interactive
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## Orbital Motion Quiz

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Reviews the apparent weightlessness of objects in orbit and how to solve problems involving orbital velocity and period.
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• Real World Application

## Mercury's Orbit

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Learn about how Mercury's orbit conflicted with Newtonian physics.
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## Earth's Orbit

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Explore the motion of heavenly bodies.
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