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A 100-kilogram astronaut travels to the moon and steps onto a bathroom scale. The scale reads “16.7 kilograms.” Which statement best describes the reason for this observation? [1 point]

A: The scale was designed to use the person’s mass on Earth to tell him his weight.
B: The scale was designed to use the person’s weight on Earth to tell him his mass
C: The scale was designed to use the person’s mass on the moon to tell him his weight
D: The scale was designed to use the person’s weight on the moon to tell him his mass.

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  1. first, consider -- how many scales manufacturers do you think ever even consider the moon when they make their scales?

    So now think about the remaining two choices. What do scales tell you?

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    oobleck
  2. I GOT A 100% here are the answers:

    1.weight
    2.Yes, they would still be balanced because their masses would not change.
    3.The scale was designed to use the person’s weight on Earth to tell him his mass.
    4.m=D*V (the dot is a times symbol
    5.Density

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  3. thanks willy wonka i got a 100.

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  4. willy is right

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