Why does earth does not accelerates towards moon, due to Gravitation?

Asked by DK Anand | 15th Dec, 2011, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

because, acceleration=force/mass of the object.
as the force of attracion is same on moon ddue to earth as on earth due to moon,
so accl of earth=force/mass of earth.
mass of earth is very large in comparison with the force, so almost no accl.

Answered by  | 15th Dec, 2011, 11:56: PM

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