Moon pull on the earth with one-sixth the force that the earth exerts

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does the moon pull on the earth with one-sixth the force that the earth exerts on the moon?
 

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Also keep in mind Newton's Third Law: The force that A exerts on B is always equal in magnitude and opposite in direction to the force that B exerts on A.
 

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