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1. ### Rotation of the earth ?

... "yes", we could and would change the rotation of Earth . If every wheeled vehicle simultaneously...understand wiki correctly, the change in the speed of the rotation of Earth (in radians per second) will be...

7 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 03/11/2006

2. ### What happens if the rotation of the earth speeds up?

The speed of rotation of the Earth is tied to... to millions of years ago when the Earth was changing...decrease in strength as the rotation slows. The ...

11 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 04/08/2008

3. ### How many MPH does the earth rotate and orbit?

... of Earth 's rotation at a point on Earth can be approximated by multiplying the speed at the equator by the cosine of the latitude. For example... per hour (913.56 mph ) [1] Orbit of the ...

4 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 09/01/2012

4. ### Rotation of the earth ; re: artillery?

... out a certain distance from the center of rotation (ie, the radius of the earth ) AND it had a certain velocity --within...frame of reference -- to the East (about 1000 mph ). As it approaches the pole, it ...

8 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 10/10/2008

5. ### Rotation of the Earth ---settle this bet?

...'s rotation (otherwise, we'd have...mile per hour wind at the equator). If... the same spot relative to Earth 's centre...39;d have the impression of flying through...000 km/h or 67,000 mph ). And yes, as...

12 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 08/05/2008

6. ### How much of rotation the earth spins in an hour and how fast does it travel in its orbit.?

The earth rotates 15 degrees (in relation to the sun) in one hour. This is a large part of the reason why the time ...difficult to explain the the rotation in MPH or KPH, due to the ...

10 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 16/08/2008

7. ### I shouldnt get anywhere if i move against the rotation of earth , is that possible?

...be affected by Earth 's rotation , your plane ... at 1000+300= 1300 mph relative to that ... per hour relative to the ground. ... against the rotation of the Earth then...

8 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 24/12/2015

8. ### What is the rotation of the earth like, and why?

...this takes advantage of the motion of the rotation . The Earth is very small to have all of the universe spinning around it! Our... still part of the earth . So no 1000 mph winds, duh.

6 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 07/10/2008

9. ### Does the space shuttle travel in the same direction - rotation of the earth ?

...it slows down even a few hundred mph it will start to drop and re-enter very rapidly. It takes all the fuel it has on board to get it...it down would take a HUGE amount of fuel. Atmospheric re-entry ...

4 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 13/12/2009

10. ### Isn't the orbital speed of the space shuttle actually less than 17,500 mph , because of the Earth 's rotation ?

You're right! The earth 's rotational speed is an initial condition for the shuttle's velocity so the vehicle will not...platform out to sea to the equator for launch because of the higher initial velocity: http://www...

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 30/03/2008