Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 36 - Review Check Questions (Comprehension): 7


The clock on the shore of Lake Michigan is slower.

Work Step by Step

Strong gravitation expands time intervals, i.e., it slows down the passage of time. The clock on the shore is closer to the center of the Earth than the clock in the skyscraper, so it is in a stronger gravitational field. This is discussed on page 691.
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