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

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

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

2. ### 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

3. ### 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

4. ### 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

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

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

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

6. ### can we travel faster than the rotation of the earth ?

...speed is about 1,000 MPH . Some supersonic...than that. Near the pole, you could walk faster than the rotation . If you are...in the same direction that Earth is rotating...

6 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 12/07/2007

7. ### Earth rotation and long range shooting?

The rotation of the earth does not affect the ballistic path of a bullet. It simply...advantage at launch time. Heading east adds about 1000 MPH to the velocity upon reaching orbit, which means less...

2 Answers · Society & Culture · 24/10/2013

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

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

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

9. ### Earth 's rotation ....?

...day). The poles move the slowest (less distance to move... planets have different rotation speeds (Jupiter...it turns once in just 10 Earth hours, Mars is...

6 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 31/07/2007

10. ### Math problem help for question dealing with radius of earth ?

...zero). The incorrect answer would be to use the rotation period of the earth , T = 24 h, to derive the cyclical frequency w = 2...w*R = π/12 h^-1 * 4000 miles = 1047 mph . This sort of answer is valid only in...

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 21/01/2013