A Problem in Satellite Synchrony

For this satellite synchrony worksheet, students use a spreadsheet or Least Common Multiples to solve 4 problems related to the satellite orbits, orbital periods and their synchronicity. Students determine when the satellites launched in space at different distances to the Earth's magnetic field will line up again given their orbital periods.

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8th - 10th
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