# India’s Mangalyan was sent to the Mars by launching it into a transfer orbit EOM around the sun. It leaves the earth at $\mathrm{E}$ and meets Mars at $\mathrm{M}$. If the semi-major axis of Earth’s orbit is $\mathrm{a}_{\mathrm{e}}=1.5 \times 10^{11} \mathrm{~m}$, that of Mars orbit $\mathrm{a}_{\mathrm{m}}=$ $2.28 \times 10^{11} \mathrm{~m}$, taken Kepler’s laws give the estimate of time for Mangalyan to reach Mars from Earth to be close to:

Question:

India’s Mangalyan was sent to the Mars by launching it into a transfer orbit EOM around the sun. It leaves the earth at $\mathrm{E}$ and meets Mars at $\mathrm{M}$. If the semi-major axis of Earth’s orbit is $\mathrm{a}_{\mathrm{e}}=1.5 \times 10^{11} \mathrm{~m}$, that of Mars orbit $\mathrm{a}_{\mathrm{m}}=$ $2.28 \times 10^{11} \mathrm{~m}$, taken Kepler’s laws give the estimate of time for Mangalyan to reach Mars from Earth to be close to: 1. 500 days

2. 320 days

3. 260 days

4. 220 days

JEE Main Previous Year Single Correct Question of JEE Main from Physics Gravitation chapter.

JEE Main Previous Year April 9, 2014

Correct Option: 2

Solution:

(2)

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