Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
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Chapter 4 - Dynamics: Newton's Laws of Motion - Questions: 10

Answer

Acceleration due to gravity is the same between objects regardless of mass.

Work Step by Step

Using F = ma, the acceleration of each rock is a = F/m. The 2-kg rock has twice the force of gravity acting on it, but also twice the mass. Their accelerations are equal.
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