Physics 163

Unit 2: Newton's Laws of Motion

Problem Set A

 

Problem 8:

If an object weighs 420.2 Newtons on Earth, then its mass is ____ kg.

 

TIP:

Problem 8 involves a routine calculation associated with the relationship between mass and weight. This distinction was discussed on the Set A Overview Page. It is also discussed in further detail at The Physics Classroom. It is suggested that you take some time studying this distinction since it is one of the most critical ideas of the first semester.

 

 

 

  

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