Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 4 - Think and Explain: 69

Answer

This is discussed on pages 61-62. Weight on Earth $= (10 kg)(10 N/kg) = 100 N$ Weight on moon $= 1/6$ of this, or $17 N$ Mass measures how much stuff/matter is in something, and does not depend on location. It is 10 kg in either location.
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