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What's the millinewtons?

  1. Oct 4, 2008 #1
    Is it a unit? or sth?:confused:
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  3. Oct 4, 2008 #2


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    It's 0.001 of a newton
    A newton is the unit of force, 1 kg = about 9.8N
  4. Oct 5, 2008 #3
    I think many school teachers would be angry if you said that.

    "the weight of 1 kg on the surface of the Earth is about 9.8N" is more accurate.
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