Calculate metric tensor in terms of Mass

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Homework Statement


Suppose everything is moving slowly, How can we find the metric tensor in GR in terms of the mass contained.

Homework Equations


I understand in case of everything moving slowly only below equation is relevant -

R00 - ½g00R = 8πGT00 = 8πGmc2

The Attempt at a Solution


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If you still have not solved this...

Look in your text for the slow-motion weak-field limit of GR. Alternatively, look for the Schwarzschild solution and how the mass of the central object is related through this solution to the Schwarzschild radius.
 

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