# Weight And Mass Flashcards

1
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Mass is how much stuff you are made from. It is measured in…

A

…kilograms (kg)

2
Q

Weight is how much force you put on the ground. It is all to the amount of gravity there is. It is measured in…

A

… Newtons (N)

3
Q

Weight and mass are related by the formula:

A

Weight = mass x gravity

4
Q

Is the strength of gravity the same or different on other planets?

A

The strength of gravity is different on other planets.

5
Q

On Earth, what is the formula to find weight and mass?

A

G = 10 N/kg

6
Q

On the Moon, what is the formula to find weight and mass?

A

G = 1.5 N/kg

7
Q

On Jupiter , what is the formula to find weight and mass?

A

G = 25 N/kg

8
Q

On Pluto , what is the formula to find weight and mass?

A

G = 0.5 N/kg

9
Q

In deep space, what is the formula to find weight and mass?

A

G = 0N/kg

10
Q

If Peter was 60kg on Earth, what would his weight be on Earth?

A

600N

11
Q

If Edward was 5000kg on Earth, what would his weight be on the Moon?

A

7500N

12
Q

A
1. Amount of matter in an object
2. Measured in kg
3. Same everywhere
13
Q

A

The force from gravity
Measured in N

14
Q

Gravitational field strength on earth is

A

10N/kg

15
Q

The formula for weight is

A

Weight = mass x gravity