prove that acceleration due to gravity is independent of their mass of fallig object

Asked by ambikesh singh | 17th Sep, 2013, 08:10: PM

Expert Answer:

A body of mass m falling under the influence of gravity has a force given as
 
Here, M is the mass of Earth and R is the radius of Earth.
 
Also this force is the weight of the body which is given as
 
Thus, we get
Thus, g is independent of mass of the falling body.

Answered by Romal Bhansali | 18th Sep, 2013, 10:02: AM

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