Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 4 - Think and Explain: 62

Answer

Items weigh less on the moon because of its weaker gravity. On the moon, each apple weighs less than it does on Earth. There are more apples in a 1-pound bag of apples on the moon. A 1-kg bag of apples contains the same number of apples on the Earth as it does on the moon, or anywhere else. The mass is unchanged.
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