Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the difference between Active and Passive Satellite. Comparison and Differences.
Difference between Active and Passive Satellite
1. Active satellites are complicated structure having a processing equipment called Transponder. A passive satellite only reflects received signals back to earth.
2. Examples: An active satellite act as a repeater. A passive satellite can be a natural satellite or an artificial satellite for example moon is the natural satellite of earth.