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woleraymond

  • 4 years ago

What is the gravitational field strength at a height h above the surface of the Earth? R is the radius of the earth

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  1. Siddharth18
    • 4 years ago
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    G*M/(R+h)^2

  2. shubham
    • 4 years ago
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    Gravitational field strength = Force / mass [ field strength is numerically equal to accelaration ] => E = [G.Me.m/r^2]/m = G.Me/r^2 Here, r = R+h => E = G.Me/(R+h)^2

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