This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: University Physics, edition: 13. This full solution covers the following key subjects: approximately, EARTH, frame, inertial, reference. This expansive textbook survival guide covers 26 chapters, and 2929 solutions. The full step-by-step solution to problem: 12DQ from chapter: 4 was answered by Patricia, our top Physics solution expert on 05/06/17, 06:07PM. Since the solution to 12DQ from 4 chapter was answered, more than 286 students have viewed the full step-by-step answer. The answer to “Why is the earth only approximately an inertial reference frame?” is broken down into a number of easy to follow steps, and 10 words. University Physics was written by Patricia and is associated to the ISBN: 9780321675460.