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Consider the International Space Station orbiting Earth. Earth's gravitational field exerts a gravitational force on the space station.

What two non-negligible factors contribute to the gravitational field at the location of the space station?

A

Earth's mass; Space station's mass

B

Earth's radius plus space station's altitude; Space station's mass

C

Earth's radius plus space station's altitude; Earth's mass

D

Space station's radius; Space station's mass

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