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the acceleration of gravity on the moon is 1/6th what it is on earth. An objest of mass 72 kg is taken to the moonn. What is the mass on the moon? @Mathematics
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the acceleration of gravity on the moon is 1/6th what it is on earth. An objest of mass 72 kg is taken to the moonn. What is the mass on the moon? @Mathematics
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FreeTraderBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Lay out your knowns, including formula for mass. You should see how to proceed...
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FreeTraderBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
This is a ratio problem...
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abdul_shabeerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Mass doesn't change. It would be same mass. However if you mean weight, the weight would be 120 kg in moon.
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fewscrewsmissingBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
You're right in that the mass wouldn't change, @abdul shabeer, but wrong about the weight  it would decrease, not increase, to 1/6 of the weight on Earth or about 12kg.
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