AP Physics Gravity Near the Earth's Surface
NY  9.803 m/s^{2} Denver  9.796 m/s^{2} North Pole  9.832 m/s^{2}
Ex) Mars has a mass 1/10 that of Earth and a diameter 1/2 that of Earth. The acceleration of a falling body near the surface of Mars is most nearly
Substitute changes into equation Answer 4 m/s^{2}
Giancoli p. 131) 32, 30 Earth  mass
5.974 x 10²⁴ kg
6,371 km
Ex) Prove that the orbital velocity of satellite does not depend on the mass
From we equation we see that orbital V and Period T is only determined by orbital radius The
smaller the
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