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The mass of earth is 6 x 1024 kg and that of the moon is 7.4 x 10 kg. If the distance
between earth and moon is 3.84 x 105 km. Calculate the force exerted by the earth on
the moon. (G = 6.7 × 10-1" N m² kg*).
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The mass of earth is 6 x 1024 kg and that of the moon is 7.4 x 10 kg. If the distance between earth and moon is 3.84 x 105 km. Calculate the force exerted by the earth on the moon. (G = 6.7 × 10-1" N m² kg*).