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A saturn year is 29.5 times the earth year. How far is the saturn from the sun if the earth is 1.50 × 108 km away from the sun ?

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Distance between the Sun and the Earth rearth =1.50 x 108 km

Period of Saturn = 29.5 x Period of Saturn

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Kepler’s Law of periods states that the square of the period of revolution of a planet is proportional to the cubes of the average distance between the planet and the sun.

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