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Moon, Sun Or Both About Equally

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The Moon is most responsible for Earth’s tides. Which pulls more strongly on the Earth and its oceans?

A) Moon

B) Sun… 86 more words

Astronomy

Blending Science with Philosophy- Part 1

Skepticism is good. In order to know the answer , you need to question. Our sages in the Vedic period were great skeptic and so they spend their lifetime in search of knowledge, light or truth and achieved a lot. 349 more words

Life

The body is lowered into a deep pit.

What will happen to the force of gravity acting on the body by the Earth, if the body is lowered into a deep pit? 103 more words

Mechanics

How do you calculate g?

Newton’s law of universal gravitation states  

where: F is the force between the masses, G is the gravitational constant, M1 is the first mass, M2 is the second mass, and R is the distance between the centers of the masses. 58 more words

Mechanics