# Weight is the measurement of the earth’s on an object.

### Automotive Technology: A Systems A...

6th Edition
Jack Erjavec + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133612315

### Automotive Technology: A Systems A...

6th Edition
Jack Erjavec + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133612315

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Chapter 3, Problem 16RQ
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## Weight is the measurement of the earth’s on an object.

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To determine

The appropriate word to fill in the blanks in the statement: ‘The earth’s ______on an object is the measurement of weight’.

### Explanation of Solution

Weight may be defined as the external force that acts on a body or object due to gravity. It depends on the mass of the body and the gravitational acceleration. For example, a body of mass ‘m’ kg has a higher weight on earth when compared to that on the moon. This is because the gravitational force of the earth is 6 times more than that of the moon...

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