Modeling Satellite MotionUnknown - 1997
Using computer graphics, this program examines the problem of finding the radius of the orbit of a geosynchronous satellite using Newton's laws. A review of the mathematics required is given, along with a detailed solution to the problem that explains the modeling process. Optional teaching pause points are provided between each step. Suggestions for further problems associated with space flight include excellent NASA footage.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : University of Leeds, 
Copyright Date: ©1997
Characteristics: video file,rda 1 online resource (1 video file (17 min., 22 sec.)) : sound, color