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erin512
 3 years ago
A mass of 10.0 kg is in a gravitational field of 3.50 N/kg. What force acts on the mass?
erin512
 3 years ago
A mass of 10.0 kg is in a gravitational field of 3.50 N/kg. What force acts on the mass?

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tanvirms
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0just multiply! 3.50 Newton per kg. how much for 10 kg?

erin512
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what am i multiplying? 3.50x10?

Mashy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the gravitational field is 3.5N/kg .. look at the unit.. what does it say?? field = 3.5N/kg = "the field would put a force of 3.5N for 1 kg of mass" thats the meaning.. hence 1kg  exp 3.5N of force 10kg exp ? cross multiply .. thats how you work with force fields!

ebaxter01
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The constant in the question could be described as the local gravitational field  on Earth at around sea level we are used to the constant having a value of 9.8ms2 or 9.8N/kg.
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