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 2 years ago
Saturn has a radius of about 9.0 earth radii, and a mass 95 times the Earth’s mass. Estimate the gravitational field on the surface of Saturn compared to that on the Earth.
(How would I solve this?)
 2 years ago
Saturn has a radius of about 9.0 earth radii, and a mass 95 times the Earth’s mass. Estimate the gravitational field on the surface of Saturn compared to that on the Earth. (How would I solve this?)

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MuH4hA
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You would solve this by looking up, how gravity works in your notes. More specificly, you want to look up Newton's law of gravitation.

Presleyram
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0g = GM / r^2 Would I use this formula?

MuH4hA
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ahm  that depends on what those symbols are going to "be" ... but yeah  that does look pretty good. How did you come up with it?

MuH4hA
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ahm.. okay :P Well, as long as you know what to plug in and what the resulting number is going to tell you.. ? ;)
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