(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

calculate the gravity acceleration at an arbitrary location due to a disc of thickness h, radius r and density p

2. Relevant equations

g=Gm/r^2

3. The attempt at a solution

define r in terms of the vector magnitude from the measurement point to some point on the disc, then hit it with a volume integral? Is there an easier way, say using symmetry?

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# Homework Help: Gravity at an arbitrary location near a disc

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