I got up this morning, and decided I was going to try to calculate this. So here is what I asked.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Given 2 stationary bodies, starting some distance apart, of different mass, where would they collide in respect to one another?

I tried using newton's gravity formula to calculate the force of attraction every few intervals of distance, and then graph the acceleration. But I figured, if I could find out how to calculate the acceleration of acceleration, it would make my calculations much simpler. (As in, as they accelerate toward each other, the force increases, so they accelerate even greater.)

I was wondering if anyone could help me with this.

Btw, this is my first post in these forums, so I hope this is appropriate. Excuse me if it isn't.

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# Collisions of large bodies starting at stationary positions

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