Problem 23PE

(a) Calculate the rotational kinetic energy of Earth on its axis. (b) What is the rotational kinetic energy of Earth in its orbit around the Sun?

Solution 23 PE

Step 1 of 4:

In this question, we need to find rotational kinetic energy of Earth on its axis

In part (b) we need to find the rotational kinetic energy of Earth around the Sun

Part (a)