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Posted by **nmng** on Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 9:37am.

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can be used to find an object¿s weight on the moon, where m is the object¿s weight on the Moon, and e is its weight on Earth.

If a rock weighs 120 pounds (lb) on Earth, which of the following is the best estimate of the rock's weight on the Moon?

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**drwls**, Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 10:13amYou failed to provide either the equation or the "following" choices.

I am assuming the equation is

m = e/6.

That would imply that m equals one-sixth of 120 pounds.

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