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Physics Fundamentals BLOG for K12

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Acceleration due to gravity – how it changes with height and depth

Gravitational Attraction of the earth and Acceleration due to gravity In this post at first we will work on the expression of Acceleration due to gravity or gravitational acceleration (g) on the earth’s surface. We will take help of Newton’s Law of Gravitation as well as Newton’s second Law of Motion. Then we will explore how height or

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A stone falls towards the earth but the opposite is not observed-why?

A stone falls towards the earth – why? A stone falls back on the ground. But the earth doesn’t seem to move towards it. Why? As said by this law of universal gravitation every object in this universe is attracting every other object towards it. This force of gravitational attraction between any two objects in