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CBSE - IX - Physics - Gravitation

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

Asked by ambikesh singh 17th September 2013, 8:10 PM
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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 Expert 18th September 2013, 10:02 AM

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