Gravity on the moon is only 1/6 as strong as gravity on the Earth. What is the weight of a 16 kg object on the moon and on the Earth?

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  1. Science

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  16. Science

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  18. Physics

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  21. physics

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  22. physics

    Gravity on the moon is only 1/6 as strong as gravity on the Earth. What is the weight of a 16 kg object on the moon and on the Earth?

  23. physics

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  24. physics

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  25. Physics

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  26. Physics

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  28. Science (Physics)

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  29. science

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  30. phy.

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  32. science

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  33. physics

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  34. phy

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  35. Science

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  36. SCIENCE

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  37. Science

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  38. physics

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  39. physics

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  40. physics

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  41. science

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  42. College Physics

    Gravity on the surface of the moon is only 1/6 as strong as gravity on the Earth. What is the weight of a 14 kg object on the Earth? The acceleration of gravity is 10m/s2 . Answer in units of N.

  43. Physics

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  44. Physics

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  45. science

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  46. Calculus Physics

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  47. Astronomy

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  48. Physics

    I am not too sure how to solve this problem: Gravity on the surface of the moon is only 1/6 as strong as gravity on the Earth. What is the weight of a 10 kg object on the moon? This is how I did 1/6(10)(9.8)=16.3 N

  49. science

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  50. Physics

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  51. science. -_-

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  52. physics

    Gravity on the moon is only 1/6 as strong as gravity on the Earth. What is the weight of a 16 kg object on the moon and on the Earth?

  53. 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 does this value compare

  54. Physics & Gravity

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  55. Physics

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  56. science

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  57. physics

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  58. Physics HELP Plz

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  59. Physics

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  60. Physics

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  61. Physics

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  62. physics

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  63. science

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  64. Physics

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  65. Science-Space

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  66. physics

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  67. physics

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  68. Science

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  69. Physics

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  70. Science (planets/gravity)

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  71. Math

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  72. Physics

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  73. physics

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  74. Physics

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  75. Physics

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  76. science

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  77. science

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  78. physic

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  79. SCIENCE

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  80. physics

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  81. Natural Sciences

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  82. Physical Science

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  83. Physical Science

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  84. Science

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  85. Science

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  86. Physics

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  87. ALGEBRA

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  89. Physics

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  90. space

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  91. science

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  92. earth

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  93. Science

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  94. math

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  95. physics

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  96. physics

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  97. physics

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  98. Physics

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  99. Physics

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  100. 12th grade

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