Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (4th Edition) Clone

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-134-98855-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-13498-855-9

Chapter 8 - Exercises and Problems - Page 147: 38

Answer

Please see the work below.

Work Step by Step

We know that $\frac{g_2}{g_1}=(\frac{r_1}{r_2})^2$ This simplifies to: $g_2=(\frac{r_1}{r_2})g_1$ We plug in the known values to obtain: $g_2=(\frac{1}{1+0.5})^2(2.55)$ $g_2=10\frac{m}{s^2}$
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.