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A "seconds" pendulum is one that moves through its equilibrium position once each second (period = 2.000 s). The length of a seconds pendulum in Tokyo is 0.9927 m and at Cambridge is 0.9942 m. What is the ratio of the free-fall acceleration at these two locations?

2. Relevant equations

All equations for Simple Harmonic Motion

3. The attempt at a solution

Wouldn't the free-fall acceleration be equal everywhere? If not then can someone please tell me what the length of the pendulums have to do with acceleration?

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# Homework Help: What is the ratio of the free-fall acceleration at these two locations?

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