The Moon and Gravity

The moon is 240,000 miles from earth-center, or 60 times as far as we are from center
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Moon distance from earth

The moon is

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The moon would continue in a straight line if no force were applied to it

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The moon is orbiting around earth and not moving in a straight line because of

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Which of Newton's laws states that the moon should go in a straight line?

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Which law explains why the moon is not going in a straight line?

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sin cos tan
sin-1 cos-1 tan-1 π e
xy x3 x2 ex 10x
y√x 3√x √x ln log
( ) 1/x % n!
7 8 9 + MS
4 5 6 M+
1 2 3 × M-
0 . EXP ÷ MR
± RND C = MC

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