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A coin and feather in a vacuum

  1. Oct 20, 2010 #1
    In a Vacuum, a coin and a feather fall equally, side by side. Would it be correct to say that equal forces of gravity act on both the coin and vacuum? Explain

    Id say they have equal forces acting on them. Gravity is the only force acting on them its just that theres no air resistance so they fall at the same speed
    Last edited: Oct 20, 2010
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  3. Oct 20, 2010 #2
    Please can you show your attempt at the solution please.

  4. Oct 20, 2010 #3


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    You should so your solution first.
    Last edited: Oct 20, 2010
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