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Gravitational force of attraction "F" exists between two point masses A and B when a fixed distance separates them. After mass A is doubled and mass B is quarted, the gravitational attraction between the two masses is:

Do you add 2 and 4?

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  1. Multliply. F= GMm/r^2

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