Are force and weight the same thing

Asked by katariayash1212 | 7th Feb, 2020, 10:33: PM

Expert Answer:

Weight is the force with which earth pulls the object toward itself whereas there are other ways by which the force can be applied on an object e.g physical contact(pushing/pulling), electrostatic force etc. Since weight is a force it's SI unit is Newton.

Answered by Utkarsh Lokhande | 8th Feb, 2020, 09:44: AM