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A spaceship which is 50,000 kilometers from the center of Earth has a mass of 3,000 kilograms. What is the magnitude of the force of gravity acting on the spaceship? (The value of G is 6.673 × 10-11 newton meter2/kilogram2. The mass of Earth is 5.98 × 1024 kilograms.) 400 newtons 478 newtons 500 newtons 1595 newtons

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  1. Abhisar
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    Force due to gravity is given by \(\sf \boxed{\Large \frac{GMm}{r^2}}\) Where, M and m are masses of the two object and r is the distance between them.

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