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The sun has a mass of 1.99 X 10 ^30 kg and has a radius of 693600 km.  What is the acceleration due to gravity on the surface of the sun?

 

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The acceleration due to gravity on the surface of the sun is,

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GM g

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Substitute the ...

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(6.67x10" m2 kg1 5(199x10"kg) 10 m (693600km) lkm 2.75x102m/s 275m/s

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