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The orbit of planet A has an eccentricity of 0. 5 and the orbit of planet B has an eccentricity of 0. 01. What can be said about the shape of the orbits of these two planets?



Planet A has a nearly circular orbit.



The orbit of planet A is more elongated than the orbit of planet B.



The orbit of planet B is more elongated than the orbit of planet A.



There is not enough information to say anything meaningful about the shape of either orbit.

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