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 7 months ago
A coordinate system (in meters) is constructed on the surface of a pool table, and three objects are placed on the table as follows: a 7.0kg object at the origin of the coordinate system, a 17.0kg object at (0, 2.0), and a 19.0kg object at (4.0, 0). Find the resultant gravitational force exerted by the other two objects on the object at the origin. Magnitude = ?
 7 months ago
A coordinate system (in meters) is constructed on the surface of a pool table, and three objects are placed on the table as follows: a 7.0kg object at the origin of the coordinate system, a 17.0kg object at (0, 2.0), and a 19.0kg object at (4.0, 0). Find the resultant gravitational force exerted by the other two objects on the object at the origin. Magnitude = ?

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theyanyan
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1This is my work. I'm not getting the correct answer for some reason.

theEric
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1It looks good to me! I think maybe the \(5.55{\Tiny\rm E}10\) could be rounded to match the significant figures of \(7.0\rm\ kg\), but it looks good.

theEric
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Then the answer would round up to \(2.1\times10^{9}\rm\ N\).

theyanyan
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ah, that did the trick! Thank you Eric!

theEric
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1You're welcome! I'm glad I could help! You did a good job :) Very organized work, thanks.
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