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    27. The Moon is moving around the Earth as shown in Figure 1 (attached).

    If the force of gravity were to suddenly disappear, which of the following arrows would best represent the path of the moon?

    (a) Answer A
    (b) Answer B
    (c) Answer C
    (d) Answer D
    (e) Answer E. What is the correct answer?

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    7. The Moon is moving around the Earth as shown in Figure 1 (attached).

    If the force of gravity were to suddenly disappear, which of the following arrows would best represent the path of the moon?

    (a) Answer A
    (b) Answer B
    (c) Answer C
    (d) Answer D
    (e) Answer E

    The correct answer is (b) Answer B.

    Why? See the figure which shows why B is the best answer.

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