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Posted by khevna on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 7:04pm.

Spherical planet A has mass m and radius r. Spherical planet B has mass and  radius 2r. How does the gravitational field strength at the surface of planet B compare to the gravitational field
strength at the surface of planet A?

a) It is the same as planet A

b) It is twice that of planet A

c) It is half that of planet A

d) It is one-eighth that of planet A

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