A man is standing on an international space station which is orbiting earth at an altitude 520km with a constant speed 7.6km/s. If the man’s weight is 50kg, his acceleration is ___________
(a) 7.6 km/s^2
(b) 7.6 m/s^2
(c) 8.4 m/s^2
(d) 10 m/s^2
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I'd like to ask this question from Orbital Velocity topic in chapter Kinetic Theory of Gases of Engineering Physics I