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# Thought Of The Day_11_Planets

Consider a planet revolving around sun in elliptical orbit.

Note by Rohit Gupta
2 years, 1 month ago

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If I remember right, Kepler's second law states that an object in an elliptical orbit covers equal areas in equal times. Since the area described by the sun-planet radius along path ABC is greater than the area associated with path CDA, that means T(ABC) > T(CDA). So I'd say proposition (1) is correct. · 2 years, 1 month ago

Yeah! Did the same way. · 2 years, 1 month ago

I think its correct · 2 years, 1 month ago

Option 1 is correct...bit late to see the question though.... · 2 years, 1 month ago

Is the answer, option 1? · 2 years, 1 month ago

Yeah , correct! · 2 years, 1 month ago