The speed of an artificial satellite depends upon:

  1. Mass of the satellite
  2. Radius of orbit for the satellite
  3. Mass of the central body about which the satellite orbits
  4. Gravitational constant

Select the correct option from codes given below:

Answer: [B] Only 2, 3 & 4

V=√GM/r
G is the Gravitational constant
M is the mass of the central body about which the satellite orbits
R is the Radius of orbit for the satellite
V is the velocity of satellite

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