Formula for find the mass of an object?


by mattydeezhous
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Mar26-11, 05:27 PM
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If weight at the earth's surface is equal to its mass times the acceleration of gravity? would mass be equal to weight divided by acceleration of gravity? or because mass is a constant it can't be found by weight or gravity?
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Mar26-11, 07:28 PM
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If weight at the earth's surface is equal to its mass times the acceleration of gravity?
Yes.
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Mar26-11, 07:56 PM
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Yes, the mass of an object is its weight divided by the acceleration of gravity.


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