FHSST Physics/Newtonian Gravitation/Summary

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Newtonian Gravitation
Properties - Mass and Weight - Normal Forces - Comparative Problems - Falling Bodies - Terminal Velocity - Drag Force - Important Equations and Quantities

Important Equations and Quantities edit

Table 9.1: Units used in Newtonian Gravitation
Quantity Symbol Unit SI base units Direction
mass m -- kg or -- --
velocity   --   or   yes
force   N   or   yes
energy E J   or   --