Free help with homework

Why join Brainly?

  • ask questions about your assignment
  • get answers with explanations
  • find similar questions


MSM - Methane Sensor for Mars
MENCA - Mars Exospheric Neutral Component Analyser
MCC - Mars Colour Camera
LAP - Lyman Alpha Photometer
TIIRS - Thermal Imaging Infrared Spectrometer
1 4 1

This Is a Certified Answer

Certified answers contain reliable, trustworthy information vouched for by a hand-picked team of experts. Brainly has millions of high quality answers, all of them carefully moderated by our most trusted community members, but certified answers are the finest of the finest.
There are five payloads - electronic instruments with sensors to collect data and send them to space station on Earth.

1. Lyman-Alpha Photometer (LAP)
         to measure the amounts of Deuterium and Hydrogen in atmosphere

2. Methane sensor
       - to  check the content and existence of methane in the atmosphere.

3. Exospheric neutral composition analyzer
       - to know the atmospheric composition - in Exosphere

4. Thermal Infrared Imaging spectrometer  TIS
       -  to take photos of Mars surface and atmosphere using infrared rays.  These images will identify the availability of minerals.  Also indicate the temperature distribution.

5. Mars color camera - to take images.
           Normal regular photos.

1 5 1
The Brain
  • The Brain
  • Helper
Not sure about the answer?
Learn more with Brainly!
Having trouble with your homework?
Get free help!
  • 80% of questions are answered in under 10 minutes
  • Answers come with explanations, so that you can learn
  • Answer quality is ensured by our experts