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## Homework Statement

What is the acceleration due to gravity of the sun at the distance of the earth's orbit?

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What is the acceleration due to gravity of the sun at the distance of the earth's orbit?

Confused on which one to use

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[tex]a = \frac{F_G}{m}[/tex]

where m is the mass of the body. Will this acceleration be the same for all bodies at the same position w.r.t. the sun? Why?

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