Consider a satellite going round the earth in an orbit. Which of the following statement is wrong

Options :
  1. it is a freely falling body
  2. it suffers no acceleration
  3. it is moving with a constant speed
  4. its angular momentum remains constant

Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 1


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