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On Planet Y, the value of g is 12 m/s/s. If the human weighs 685 N on this planet, then how much woud he weigh on earth?

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    f = m a __ the force (weight) is directly proportional to the acceleration (g)

    weight = 685 * (9.8 / 12)

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