1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Newton's Shell Therom

  1. Apr 27, 2006 #1
    hello all,
    I was looking for the equation for the shell therom.
    general expression for the magnitude of the gravitational force

    but the one were the one sphear is inside the other, such as a person on the earth.
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 27, 2006 #2

    Andrew Mason

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Homework Helper

    Have a look at http://www.kineticbooks.com/physics/trialpse/13_Gravity%20and%20Orbits/06/sp.html" [Broken].

    Last edited by a moderator: May 2, 2017
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Similar Threads - Newton's Shell Therom Date
Kinetic energy as seen from a different frame Wednesday at 12:06 AM
Charged pendulum in magnetic field Saturday at 12:36 PM
Newton's Second Law Rocket Problem Mar 14, 2018
Rank forces according to magnitude: Newton's 2nd/3rd laws Mar 11, 2018
Newton's Shell/Sphere Theorem Mar 17, 2013