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    What is the diameter of Luke Skywalker's home world?

    Upon hearing this, the master was enlightened

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    • Smilin' Bob
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      We didn't cover this in class - I didn't think this would be on the test!

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    I will call George and see if he knows..

    I don't know that we can say what the diameter or circumference are for certain, but we can draw some conclusions regarding its mass and rotational velocity, based on the fact that the visible gravitational effect there is much like it is here on the mass and rotation should be roughly the same, although similar mass doesn't mean it is the same size as Earth, as Tatooine could be denser, or less dense depending on it's constituent components.

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