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The planet Jupiter is more than 300 times more massive than Earth. However, an object scarcely weighs 3 times as much on the surface of Jupiter as it does on the surface of the Earth. How can that be? determine the radius of Jupiter in terms of Earth radii.

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asked by TangenT
  1. You might try some of the following:

    http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=why+something+weighs+more+on+Jupiter+than+on+Earth+%26+the+radius+of+Jupiter+in+terms+of+Earth+radii

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  2. already answered elsewhere.

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    posted by drwls
  3. JUST NICE!!!

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