Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 10 - Think and Explain: 78

Answer

The escape speed to leave the moon's surface is much less than Earth’s, so less fuel would be required to leave the moon.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on page 199.
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