# physics

posted by .

a 50 kg person has a weight of 80 N on the surface of the moon what is the acceleration due to gravity

• physics -

F = ma

80 = 50(a)

80/50

1.6 m/s^2

## Similar Questions

1. ### Physics

Suppose an astronaut drops a feather from 1.3 m above the surface of the Moon. If the acceleration due to gravity on the Moon is 1.62 m/s2 downward, how long does it take the feather to hit the Moon's surface?
2. ### physics

Suppose an astronaut drops a feather from 1.4 m above the surface of the Moon. If the acceleration due to gravity on the Moon is 1.62 m/s2 downward, how long does it take the feather to hit the Moon's surface?
3. ### physics

Suppose an astronaut drops a feather from 1.4 m above the surface of the Moon. If the acceleration due to gravity on the Moon is 1.62 m/s2 downward, how long does it take the feather to hit the Moon's surface?
4. ### physics

Suppose an astronaut drops a feather from 1.4 m above the surface of the Moon. If the acceleration due to gravity on the Moon is 1.62 m/s2 downward, how long does it take the feather to hit the Moon's surface?
5. ### Physics

A. Use the relation 2 m m m GM g R ƒ­ to find the acceleration due to gravity on the surface of the Moon. You can use the following data: Mass of the Moon m M = 7.35 ¡Ñ 1022 kg. Radius of the Moon m R = 1.74 ¡Ñ 106 m. B. How …
6. ### physics

At the surface of Jupiter's moon Io, the acceleration due to gravity is 1.81 . A watermelon has a weight of 43.0 at the surface of the earth. In this problem, use 9.81 for the acceleration due to gravity on earth
7. ### Physics

The weight of a rock on the moon is 0.85 N. If acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1.7 m/s2, what will be its weight on the earth
8. ### Physics

The weight of a rock on the moon is 0.85 N. If acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1.7 m/s2, what will be its weight on the earth
9. ### Physics

Acceleration due to gravity on the moon's surface is 1/6th that on the earth . An object weight 900N on the earth . What does it weight on the moon ?
10. ### physics

If the acceleration due to gravity on the Moon is 1/6 that what is on the Earth, what would a 100 kg man weight on the Moon?

More Similar Questions