Why Do the Planets of Our Solar System Revolve around the Sun?

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The fundamental reason why the planets in our solar system revolve around the sun is that the gravity of the sun keeps them in their orbits. In a similar way that the moon orbits the Earth as a consequence of the pull of Earth's gravity, the Earth orbits the sun as a result of the pull of the sun's gravity.
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