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Two planets are orbiting the sun at the same distance and at the same speed. Planet 1 has a mass of 680. kg and planet two has a mass of 3.23×103 kg. What is the ratio, F1/F2, the gravitational force on planet 1 to that of the gravitational force on planet 2?


 0.0526
 4.75
 0.211
 2.20×106

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the mass of the sun is M, mass of planet 1 is m1 and that of planet 2 is m2

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