We know that,

Weight = Mass × Acceleration due to gravity

Acceleration due to gravity on earth = 9.8 m/s2

Therefore, weight of a 10 kg object on earth =10×9.8=98N

Weight of an object on the moon = ⅙ ×Weight of the object

on earth=1/6 ×98=16.3 N

Facebook

WhatsApp

Twitter

LinkedIn

We know that,

Weight = Mass × Acceleration due to gravity

Acceleration due to gravity on earth = 9.8 m/s2

Therefore, weight of a 10 kg object on earth =10×9.8=98N

Weight of an object on the moon = ⅙ ×Weight of the object

on earth=1/6 ×98=16.3 N

- Tags: Class 9, gravitation, PHYSICS