Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 9 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 22

Answer

A gravitational field is an alteration of space such that a massive body at that location experiences a force. Its strength can be measured by observing the amount of force on a 1-kg mass.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on pages 170-171.
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