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Gravitational Force

  1. Nov 16, 2011 #1
    Hey, I need help understanding this concept. so the gravitational force is the "force of attraction between all masses in the universe". right? I was hoping if you could provide a more detailed definition.

    thanks.
     
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  3. Nov 16, 2011 #2

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    Perhaps start with Newton's law of universal gravitation: "[URL [Broken] law of universal gravitation[/URL]
     
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  4. Nov 16, 2011 #3
    Somebody consult a good scientific major grade physics text to see the gravitational force equations in their differential form.
     
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