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College Physics

11th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305952300
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College Physics

11th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305952300

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Chapter 7, Problem 37P
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Objects with masses of 200. kg and 500. kg are separated by 0.400 m. (a) Find the net gravitational force exerted by these objects on a 50.0-kg object placed midway between them, (b) At what position (other than infinitely remote ones) can the 50.0-kg object be placed so as to experience a net force of zero?

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