Is mass of an object same as the weight of the object on Earth???

Asked by  | 12th Oct, 2009, 11:57: PM

Expert Answer:

Mass of an object is not the same as weight of object on the earth. Mass of an object has dimensions as [M] and that of weight are same as force [MLT--2].

Weight=Mass*(Acceleration due to gravity,g)

g is typically equal to 9.8 ms-2

Answered by  | 17th Oct, 2009, 11:41: PM

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