Would I be correct in saying that gravitational force is the force of attraction between any two objects and has the following characteristics:(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Attractive and the magnitude of the force is inversely proportional to square of distance between the two object

It is given by the formula F=GmM/r^2

On the other hand acceleration due to gravity deals with the effect of the gravitational force on a body. This effect is to accelerate a body according to Newton's second law and given by the formula a=GM/r^2

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# What is the difference between Gravitational acceleration and gravitational force?

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