Gravity 8.4: Additional Problem 1

Description

The animation purports to model a solar system, however one of the planets does not obey all of Kepler's laws (position is in 106 km and time is in earth years). 

Question

Identify that planet. (The sun is yellow.) Start

Answer

Red.

Reference

See Giancoli-PA: 5-6, Giancoli-SE: 6-5.

Credits

Physlet problem authored by Wolfgang Christian.

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