In the Relation F = G ✕ M ✕ M/D2, the Quantity G: - Science

MCQ

In the relation F = G ✕ M ✕ m/d2, the quantity G:

Options

• depends on the value of g at the place of observation

• is used only when the earth is one of the two masses

• is the greatest on the surface of the earth

•  is of the same value irrespective of the place of observation

Solution

is of the same value irrespective of the place of observation
This is because G is constant in the given equation.

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Lakhmir Singh Science Class 9 Physics
Chapter 3 Gravitation
MCQ | Q 67 | Page 103