Posted by **april** on Sunday, November 29, 2009 at 9:23pm.

what is the mass of a 1000N man on earth?

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**april**, Sunday, November 29, 2009 at 9:40pm
is it 100 kg (mass)

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**MathMate**, Sunday, November 29, 2009 at 9:54pm
You're almost there, but g=9.8 and not 10 m/s².

Weight = mg where g=9.8 m/s² on earth.

So a weight of 1000N results from a mass, m, where

m=weight/g

=1000/9.8

=102 kg.

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