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If a space station must

"provide one sixth the magnitude of the acceleration due to gravity on Earth"

Can I use 9.81ms^-2/6
or is that too simple?

Thanks.

  • Physics -

    No. You wnat 1/6 OF 9.8 or

    1/6 * 9.8 m/s^2

  • Physics -

    I think if the station were located on the surface of the moon it would come out about right :)

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