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May 30, 2016
Number of results: 89,498

**physic**

Assuming uniform density, how much would 1.1 cubic centimeters of neutron star material weigh on the surface of the earth? You need the density of the neutron star to do this. weight= mass*g=density*volume*g
*May 23, 2007 by x*

**physic**

Neutron stars are extremely dense objects with a mass comparable to the mass of the sun but a radius of only several thousand meters. Consider a neutron star of mass M = 1.99e+030 kg and a radius of R = 10 km. g = 1.3279e12 m/s Assuming uniform density, how much would 1.1 ...
*May 23, 2007 by x*

**Physics**

Neutron stars, such as the one at the center of the Crab Nebula, have about the same mass as our sun but a much smaller diameter. If you weigh 665 on the earth, what would be your weight on the surface of a neutron star that has the same mass as our sun and a diameter of 19.0...
*April 4, 2010 by Mikhail *

**Physics**

Neutron stars, such as the one at the center of the Crab Nebula, have about the same mass as our sun but a much smaller diameter. If you weigh 665N on the earth, what would be your weight on the surface of a neutron star that has the same mass as our sun and a diameter of 19.0...
*April 5, 2010 by Mike*

**Neutron star-universal gravitational problem**

Hi, i'm having problem w/ this question...i've tried everything i know and i still don't get the right answer...here's the info they give: Consider a neutron star of mass M = 1.99e+30kg and a radius of R = 10 km. They ask 3 question...two of which i have answered (1st:...
*August 4, 2005 by Marcus Jasp*

**physics**

If you weigh 650 N on the earth, what would be your weight on the surface of a neutron star that has the same mass as our sun and a diameter of 15.0 km ? Take the mass of the sun to be ms = 1.99×10^30 kg, the gravitational constant to be G = 6.67×10^−11 Nxm^2/kg^2 , and ...
*March 29, 2012 by Kristina*

**Math - Algebra**

If a man wewighs 41 newtons (N) on the surface of the earth while he weighs 81.5N on the surface of the moon, approximately how much lighter is he on the moon? What would be his weight on the surface of the earth if he weighs 90 N on the surface of the moon?
*November 11, 2013 by McKenna Louise*

**physics -- fluid mechanics**

Neutron stars consist only of neutrons and have unbelievably high densities. A typical mass and radius for a neutron star might be 3.4 multiplied by 1028 kg and 2.0 multiplied by 103 m. (a) Find the density of such a star. (b) If a dime (V = 2.0 multiplied by 10-7m3) were made...
*November 30, 2008 by cindy*

**science**

an imaginary dense star Z has 1/5 the radius of earth, but 1000 times earth's mass. How much would a masss weighing 1.0 N on earth weigh on Star z
*January 25, 2011 by anonymous*

**physics**

Assume that the mass of a neutron star is 1.5 times that of the Sun and the radius of the neutron star is 10 km. Ignore effects of Special Relativity. What is the approximate speed at which an object released from far away (at zero speed) reaches the surface of a neutron star...
*December 25, 2013 by Al*

**science **

A person who weighs 600 newtons on Earth would weigh only 100 newtons on the Moon. Which statement best explains why? A.The circumference of Earth is larger than that of the Moon. B.The density of Earth is greater than that of the Moon. C.The mass of Earth is greater than that...
*February 17, 2014 by victoria *

**physics**

I weigh 130 pounds, so how much would I weight on a neutron star?
*May 28, 2014 by Carly*

**physics**

A bag of sugar weighs 6.00 lb on Earth. What would it weigh in newtons on the Moon, where the free-fall acceleration is one-sixth that on Earth?
*February 17, 2010 by mel*

**Physics**

A bag of sugar weighs 6.70 lb on Earth. a) What would it weigh in newtons on the Moon, where the free-fall acceleration is one sixth that on Earth?
*September 30, 2013 by Kelsey*

**algebra**

The force of gravity is inversely proportional to the square of the center of the earth. if you weigh 120 lbs on the surface of the earth, how much would you weigh 250 miles above the surface? (Earth's radius = 4000 miles)
*January 27, 2011 by scott*

**math**

2.If a sledgehammer that weighs 18 newtons on Earth will weigh about 4 newtons on the planet Namar, then your weight on Namar would be about ___ times your weight on Earth. A. 0.25 B. 4 C. 0.5 D. Not enough information
*May 14, 2015 by Julia*

**algebra**

an astronaut who weighs 85 kilograms on the earth weighs 14.2 kilograms on the moon. how much would a person weigh on the moon if they weigh 95 kilograms on earth? round your answer to the nearest tenth.
*September 16, 2014 by kelvon*

**math**

People weigh 6 times as much on Earth as they do on the moon.Mr.Marks weighs 180 pounds on Earth.How much would he weigh on the moon?
*February 17, 2010 by Thanh*

**Physics**

The weight of an object on Earth is 350 newtons. On Mars, the same object would weigh 134 newtons. What is the acceleration due to gravity on the surface of Mars, given that it is 9.8 meters/second2 on Earth?
*December 16, 2012 by Plato*

**Algebra**

Your weigh on the moon is about 1/6 of your weigh on earth. Write and solve an equation to show how much a person weighs on earth if he weighs 16 lbs. on the moon .
*February 3, 2016 by Ella*

**PHYSICS**

THE MASS OF VENUS IS 81.5% OF THE EARTH AND ITS RADIUS IS 94.9% THAT OF THE EARTH. A)COMPUTE THE ACCELERATION DUE TO GRAVITY ON THE SURFACE OF VENUS FROM THESE DATA.B)IF A ROCK WEIGHS 75.0N ON EARTH,WHAT WOULD IT WEIGH ON THE SURFACE OF VENUS?
*August 4, 2014 by GIFT*

**math**

An object that weighs 10 ib on earthwould weigh only 4 ib on mars. If you weigh 95il on earth, how much would you weigh on mars?
*March 18, 2008 by Jeanette*

**Physics 11**

How much would a 80kg astronaut weigh on Earth? How much would they weigh 500 km above the surface of the Earth? Thank you!
*November 1, 2010 by Cole*

**physics**

The volume of a neutron is about 10−45 cubic meters. Suppose you packed the number of neutrons you found for problem 4 into a cube so that the neutrons touched edge to edge. How big would the cube be? (Hint: Problem 4 states that a neutron star has a mass of 3.4×1030 kg ...
*November 27, 2011 by Anonymous*

**overland high school**

the gravitional force exerted on objects on the moon is about 1/6 that of earth. if an object weighs 240 newtons on the moon, on earth it would weigh _________.show work
*March 2, 2011 by danial*

**math**

4 PART Your weight on different planets is affected by gravity. An object that weighs 150 pounds on Earth weighs only 56.55 pounds on Mars. The same object weighs only 24.9 pounds on the Moon. A)What percent of an object's Earth weight is its weight on Mars and on the Moon? B)...
*January 14, 2015 by kymy*

**Algebra II**

The force of attraction between the earth and some object is called the weight of that object. The law of gravitation states, then, that the weight of an object is inversely proportional to the square of its distance from the center of the earth. If a person weighs 120 lb on ...
*November 16, 2011 by Arielle Guidry*

**Algebra II**

The force of attraction between the earth and some object is called the weight of that object. The law of gravitation states, then, that the weight of an object is inversely proportional to the square of its distance from the center of the earth. If a person weighs 120 lb on ...
*November 21, 2011 by Arielle*

**physics**

A loaf of bread weighs 3.9 N on earth. What should it weigh, in newtons, on the moon, where the acceleration due to gravity is one-sixth that on Earth?
*November 7, 2010 by Sabrina*

**Chemistry**

Neutron stars are composed of solid nuclear matter, primarily neutrons. Assume the radius of a neutron is approx. 1.0 x 10^-13 cm. Calculate the density of a neutron. [Hint: For a sphere V=(4/3) pi r^3. Assuming that a neutron star has the same density as a neutron, calculate ...
*October 11, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Neutron stars consist only of neutrons and have unbelievably high densities. A typical mass and radius for a neutron star might be 5.8 x 1028 kg and 1.5 x 103 m. (a) Find the density of such a star. (b) If a dime (V = 2.0 x 10-7 m3) were made from this material, how much would...
*November 23, 2012 by StressedStudent*

**physics 1**

Neutron stars consist only of neutrons and have unbelievably high densities. A typical mass and radius for a neutron star might be 5.6 x 1028 kg and 1.5 x 103 m. (a) Find the density of such a star. (b) If a dime (V = 2.0 x 10-7 m3) were made from this material, how much would...
*April 22, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics 1**

Neutron stars consist only of neutrons and have unbelievably high densities. A typical mass and radius for a neutron star might be 5.6 x 1028 kg and 1.5 x 103 m. (a) Find the density of such a star. (b) If a dime (V = 2.0 x 10-7 m3) were made from this material, how much would...
*April 22, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

a) What will an object weigh on the Moon's surface if it weighs 500 N on Earth's surface? (b) How many Earth radii must this same object be from the center of Earth if it is to weigh the same as it does on the Moon? Alright, I know how to do part a. but I'm having issues on ...
*November 27, 2011 by Abby*

**Physics**

The value of acceleration due to gravity (g) on a point 10,000 kilometers above sea level is about 1.49 meters/second2. How much will an object, which weighs 98 newtons on the surface of Earth, weigh on this point? The value of acceleration due to gravity on Earth is 9.8 ...
*July 4, 2012 by Dave*

**Physics**

A bag of sugar weighs 4.00 lb on Earth. What would it weigh in newtons on the Moon, where the free-fall acceleration is one-sixth that on Earth? 1 N Repeat for Jupiter, where g is 2.64 times that on Earth. 2 N Find the mass of the bag of sugar in kilograms at each of the three...
*September 16, 2010 by Erica*

**physics**

A bag of sugar weighs 3.00 lb on Earth. What would it weigh in newtons on the Moon, where the free-fall acceleration is one-sixth that on Earth? N Repeat for Jupiter, where g is 2.64 times that on Earth. N Find the mass of the bag of sugar in kilograms at each of the three ...
*February 18, 2016 by lisa*

**physics**

A bag of sugar weighs 3.00 lb on Earth. What would it weigh in newtons on the Moon, where the free-fall acceleration is one-sixth that on Earth? N Repeat for Jupiter, where g is 2.64 times that on Earth. N Find the mass of the bag of sugar in kilograms at each of the three ...
*February 21, 2016 by lisa*

**physics**

A bag of sugar weighs 3.00 lb on Earth. What would it weigh in newtons on the Moon, where the free-fall acceleration is one-sixth that on Earth? N Repeat for Jupiter, where g is 2.64 times that on Earth. N Find the mass of the bag of sugar in kilograms at each of the three ...
*February 21, 2016 by mary*

**general physics**

Neutron stars consist only of neutrons and have unbelievably high densities. A typical mass and radius for a neutron star might be 6.3 x 1028 kg and 1.6 x 103 m. (a) Find the density of such a star. (b) If a dime (V = 2.0 x 10-7 m3) were made from this material, how much would...
*July 20, 2013 by please help with these practice problems*

**Word problem**

earth and cement block filling a box weighs 390mlb.the block weigh 2.4times as much as water and earth weighs 1.5times as much as water.water filling the box weighs 2000lb.find the weigh of the cement block.bl? plz help help help!!!! Show work
*January 6, 2016 by Collins*

**physics**

Evidence suggests that there are trillions of dollars' worth of minerals and metals buried in Near Earth Asteroids (the ones that come close to the Earth, not the ones in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter). Many scientists think an asteroid mining mission is easily ...
*March 18, 2010 by Jeff*

**calculus**

the weight of a person on or above the surface of the earth varies inversely as the square of the distance the person is from the center of the earth. if a person weighs 180 pounds on the surface of the earth and the radius of the earth is 3900 miles, what will the person ...
*June 23, 2014 by Anonymous*

**chemistry**

assuming that a neutron star has the same density as a neutron, calculate the mass in kilograms of a small piece of a neutron star the size of a spherical pebble with a radius of 0.11mm
*May 4, 2012 by Karon*

**chemistry**

Assuming that a neutron star has the same density as a neutron, calculate the mass in kilograms of a small piece of a neutron star the size of a spherical pebble with a radius of 0.30mm .
*February 9, 2014 by Anonymous*

**algebra please help**

The weight M of an object on Mars varies directly as its weighton earth. A person who weighs 95 lb on earth weighs 38 lbs on Mars. How much would a 100 lb person weigh on Mars?
*December 15, 2012 by cori*

**Physical Science**

the planet Jupiter is more than 300 as massive as earth. But a body would scarecly weighs 3 times as much on the surface of Jupiteras it would on the surface of the earth. Can you think of an explanation for why this is so?
*June 25, 2011 by Traci*

**physics**

Suppose a person weighs 160 pounds on Earth. How much would that person weigh on a planet that was three times as massive as Earth and had a radius that was twice that of Earth's?
*September 29, 2011 by Ruth*

**maath algegra 5 **

force of gravity on Earth is 6 times greater than on the moon. As a result, objects weigh 6 times as much on Earth as they do on the moon. A scientific instrument weighs 34 pounds on the moon. How much does the instrument weigh on Earth
*April 21, 2015 by tia*

**science**

if a person weighs 120kg on earth, how much would they weigh in space
*May 3, 2011 by JM*

**ALGEBRA**

The force of gravity on Earth is 6 times greater than on the moon. As a result, objects weigh 6 times as much on Earth as they do on the moon. A scientific instrument weighs 34 pounds on the moon. How much does the instrument weigh on Earth?
*June 25, 2014 by JD JOHNSON*

**Math**

Bill's baseball bag weighs 4 pounds . If he takes out 2 pairs of cleats that weigh 6 ounces each . How much will his bag weigh? Please show the work
*April 5, 2016 by Ls*

**physics**

Jupiter's gravitational field at the surface is approximately three times that of the earth. A person weighing 120 lb. on the earth's surface would weigh how much on Jupiter?
*June 17, 2012 by Leo*

**Algebra**

The gravitational force between an object & the Earth is inversely proportional to the square of the distance from the object to the center of the Earth. If an astronaut weighs 210 lbs on the surface of the Earth, what will he weigh 100 miles above the Earth? Assume that the ...
*April 29, 2011 by Crystal*

**Algebra II**

The weight of a body varies inversely as the square of its distance from the center of the earth. If the radius of the earth is 4000 mi, how much would a 200 lb man weigh 1000 mi above the surface of the earth?
*January 3, 2013 by MJ*

**math**

An object that weighs about 2.1 pounds on the moon weighed 12.56 pounds on Earth. About how much would an astronaut who weighs 174 pounds on Earth weigh on the moon?
*December 17, 2015 by sharday*

**math**

an object that weighs 234lb on jupiter weighs 100lb on earth. what would an object that weighs 400 lb on jupiter weigh on earth?
*January 31, 2011 by linda*

**Physics**

At 6400 km above the earth’s surface, an object weighing 71 N on the surface would weigh only 18 N. Acceleration due to gravity will be about ¼ that on the surface of the earth.
*February 22, 2016 by Joaquin*

**earth**

An object on earth weighs 6 times what it would weigh on the moon. An object weighs 72 pounds on earth. Write multiplication equation to find the weight of object on moon.
*February 10, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

The planet Jupiter is more than 300 times as massive as the Earth But it so happens that a body would scarcely weigh three times as much on the surface of Jupiter as it would on the surface of Earth. Can you think of an explanation for why this is so? (Hint: Let the terms in ...
*February 4, 2013 by william mclaren*

**physics**

The planet Jupiter is more than 300 times as massive as the Earth But it so happens that a body would scarcely weigh three times as much on the surface of Jupiter as it would on the surface of Earth. Can you think of an explanation for why this is so? (Hint: Let the terms in ...
*February 4, 2013 by william mclaren*

**Physics**

Neutron stars consist only of neutrons and have unbelievably high densities. A typical mass and radius for a neutron star might be 8.1 x 1028 kg and 1.7 x 103 m. (a) Find the density of such a star. (b) If a dime (V = 2.0 x 10-7 m3) were made from this material, how much would...
*August 16, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

If the gravitational force on you is 670N on the earth, how strong is the gravitational force on you on the surface of a neutron star that has the same mass as our sun and a diameter of 20.0km ? Take the mass of the sun to be ms = 1.99×1030kg , the gravitational constant to be...
*February 25, 2014 by Kaleb*

**physics**

A neutron star has a mass of 1.27 × 1030 kg (about the mass of our sun) and a radius of 6.47 × 103 m. Suppose an object falls from rest near the surface of such a star. How fast would it be moving after it had fallen a distance of 0.0086 m? (Assume that the gravitational force...
*December 12, 2012 by shine*

**math**

The ratio of an object's weight on Earth to its weight on Neptune is 5 : 7. How much would a person who weighs 150 pounds on Earth weigh on Neptune?
*December 3, 2014 by mark*

**physics**

The mass of a certain neutron star is 2.0 x 1030 kg and its radius is 6,000 m (6 km). What is the acceleration of gravity at the surface of this condensed, burned out star?
*March 12, 2011 by lissa*

**math**

A person weighs 120pounds on earth weighs 20 pounds on the moon how much does a 90 pound persob weigh on the moon
*February 13, 2016 by Raheem *

**science**

if i weigh 100 lbs on earth and i went to another planet whose gravity is 15 times that of the earth, how much would i weigh
*May 7, 2010 by lisa*

**Physics HELP!! **

The mass of a certain neutron star is 3.0 1030 kg (1.5 solar masses) and its radius is 7550 m. What is the acceleration of gravity at the surface of this condensed, burned-out star?
*February 21, 2012 by Steve*

**physics**

Star Z has 1/5 the radius of Earth and 1000 times the Earth's mass. If a mass weighs 1.0 N on Earth, what does it weight on Star Z? Thank you.
*January 25, 2011 by anil*

**physics**

Star Z has 1/5 the radius of Earth and 1000 times the Earth's mass. If a mass weighs 1.0 N on Earth, what does it weight on Star Z?
*January 25, 2011 by Annika*

**physics**

Star Z has 1/5 the radius of Earth and 1000 times the Earth's mass. If a mass weighs 1.0 N on Earth, what does it weight on Star Z?
*January 25, 2011 by Annika*

**Physics**

1. Gunter, the weightlifter, can lift a 230.0 kg barbell overhead on Earth. The acceleration due to gravity on the sun is 274 m/s2. 2. a. Would the barbells be heavier on the sun or on the Earth. heavier on the sun b. How much (in Newtons) would the barbells weigh on the sun...
*November 1, 2010 by Micah*

**Physics**

A person with a mass of 85kg. How much in newtons do they weigh on the earth and the moon?
*February 11, 2008 by Charles*

**PHYSICS!**

IMAGINE- a building 6400km. high. On the ground floor, a person weighs 175lbs when he steps on a spring scale how much would the man weigh on the same scale if he were standing at the top floor? HINT: Note that 6400km is also the radius of the earth so that the top floor is ...
*July 23, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a bag of sugar weighs 5.00 lb on earth. What would it weigh in newton on the moon, where the free fall is one-sixth that of the earth?
*November 20, 2011 by marissa*

**maths**

body of weight is inversely propotional to square of its distance from center of earth,radius of the earth is 6380 km, how much 80 kg man weigh 1600 km from the surface of earth
*February 16, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

an object weighs 180N on earth, how much will it weigh on the moon?
*November 4, 2015 by ibrahim a zadawa*

**physics**

A 70 kg man weighs 686 N on the Earth's surface. How far above the surface of the Earth would he have to go to "lose" 14% of his body weight?
*December 19, 2010 by melissa*

**physics**

A 80 kg man weighs 784 N on the Earth's surface. How far above the surface of the Earth would he have to go to "lose" 15% of his body weight?
*December 19, 2011 by alex*

**phsics**

A 75 kg man weighs 735 N on the Earth's surface. How far above the surface of the Earth would he have to go to "lose" 15% of his body weight?
*February 17, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics: How much do you way on another planet**

A person weighs 900 N on Earth. What would he weigh on another planet, where the free-fall acceleration is 26.4 m/s2? Answer in units of N.
*April 19, 2010 by HELP ME!!*

**Physics**

Typically satellites orbit around 400 above the surface of the earth. If an astronaut weighs 600 on the ground, what will he weigh if he is 400 above the surface?
*February 28, 2011 by Carley*

**Physics**

I have a hard time solving this problem. The weight of an object at the surface of a planet is proportional to the planet's mass and inversely proportional to the square of the radius of the planet. Jupiter's radius is 11 times Earth's and its mass is 320 times Earth's. An ...
*August 28, 2005 by Nisar*

**Science**

If on earth you weigh 420 newtons, and the gravitational pull on the moon is 1/6 of what it is on earth. What would be your weight on the moon?? Please show work Thanks!! :)
*September 4, 2012 by Madelyn Santiago*

**PHYSICS HELP!**

IMAGINE- a building 6400km. high. On the ground floor, a person weighs 175lbs when he steps on a spring scale how much would the man weigh on the same scale if he were standing at the top floor? HINT: Note that 6400km is also the radius of the earth so that the top floor is ...
*July 24, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 70 kg man weighs 686 N on the Earth's surface. How far above the surface of the Earth would he have to go to "lose" 14% of his body weight? i dont even know where to start with this question... i need help!
*December 19, 2010 by lissa*

**earth**

A particle weighs 120 N on the surface of the earth. At what height above the earth's surface will its weight be 30 N? Radius of the earth = 6,400 km.
*May 31, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics (Online w/ no teacher)**

The mass of a certain neutron star is 3.0 X 10 to the 30th (1.5 solar masses) and its radius is 8,000 m (8 km). What is the acceleration of gravity at the surface of this condensed, burned-out star? My answer was 31,265,625 X 10 to the 12th km/s squared.
*October 27, 2008 by Katie*

**physics**

A boulder weighs 800N at the surface of the earth. What would be its weight at a distance of three earth's radii from the center of the earth?
*July 7, 2010 by weng*

**physics**

A boulder weighs 800N at the surface of the earth. What would be its weight at a distance of three earth's radii from the center of the earth?
*July 8, 2010 by weng*

**Astronomy**

Suppose you weigh 105 . How much would you weigh on other planets in our solar system? Assume you can stand either on the surface or in an airplane in the planet's atmosphere. (Hint: Recall from Chapter Light and Matter that weight is mass times the acceleration of gravity. ...
*March 30, 2012 by Alex-Johnson*

**jupiter and earth**

The planet of Jupiter is more than 300 times more massive than earth.however,an object scarcely weighs 3 times as much on the surface of Jupiter as it does on the surface of the earth. How can that be? Determine the radius of Jupiter in terms of earth radii.
*May 30, 2010 by phelile*

**Physics**

The mass of a certain neutron star is 5 × 10^30kg (2.5 solar masses) and its radius is 2000 m. What is the acceleration of gravity at the surface of this condensed, burned-out star? The value of the universal gravitational constant is 6.67 × 10^−11N·m2/kg2. Answer in ...
*December 4, 2011 by Amanda and Leah*

**Physics**

The mass of a certain neutron star is 1 × 1031 kg (5 solar masses) and its radius is 5500 m. What is the acceleration of gravity at the surface of this condensed, burned-out star? The value of the universal gravitational con- stant is 6.67 × 10−11 N · m2/kg2. Answer in ...
*January 29, 2013 by Jacky*

**Physics**

The mass of a certain neutron star is 1 × 1031 kg (5 solar masses) and its radius is 5500 m. What is the acceleration of gravity at the surface of this condensed, burned-out star? The value of the universal gravitational con- stant is 6.67 × 10−11 N · m2/kg2. Answer in ...
*February 4, 2013 by Maggie A.*

**5th grade**

The gravitational force on the moon is one -sixth of what it is on Earth. This means that on the Moon you would weigh one-sixth of what you weigh on Earth. How much would you weigh on the moon.
*September 1, 2010 by NayQuan*

**science**

if i weigh 100 lbs on earth how much would i weigh on halley's comet?
*April 30, 2010 by makayla*

**science**

One kg weighs 9.8 N on Earth. Would it weigh more or less on the Moon?
*December 9, 2011 by Tonya*

**physics**

What does a 15 kg mass weigh on Earth? need assistance in setting up problem to get answer in Newtons and in pounds. thanks Weight in Newtons = M g =(Mass in kg) x (acceleration of gravity in m/s^2) The acceleration of gravity on Earth is g = 9.8 m/s^2. Do the multiplication ...
*September 21, 2006 by mitch*