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4th Edition

Andrew Pytel And Jaan Kiusalaas

Publisher: CENGAGE L

ISBN: 9781305501607

Chapter 1, Problem 1.1P

Textbook Problem

A person weighs 30 lb on the moon, where

Expert Solution

To determine

**(a)**

The mass of the person.

The mass of the person is 5.64 slug.

The person weighs 30 lb on the moon, where

**Calculation:**

Weight of one unit of mass is:

**Conclusion:**

The mass of the person is calculated using one unit of mass and then the ratio is calculated.

Expert Solution

To determine

**(b)**

The weight of a person on earth.

The weight of a person on earth is __181.61 lb__.

The mass of the person is 5.64 slug.

**Calculation:**

Weight of one unit of mass is,

**Conclusion:**

The weight of the person on earth has calculated using one unit of mass and then multiplied with the mass of a person.

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