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

For this problem I need to figure out how weight changes in a moving elevator. So for example if I had a 20lb dumbbell on a scale and went up 3 floors would the actual weight of the dumbbell change? How would this show on the scale. Then I have the same question except this time the elevator is going down? I really just need the basic concept of how gravity affects the weight. Thanks.

2. Relevant equations

No equations needed, its just a theory problem.

3. The attempt at a solution

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# Homework Help: Gravity's affect on weight in an elevator

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