## How does the force of gravity that Earth exerts on you compare to the force of gravity that you exert on Earth?

There is gravity in space. An object moves at constant velocity unless a net force acts to change its speed or direction. How does the force the Earth exerts on you compare with the force you exert on it? Earth and you exert equal and opposite forces on each other.

## How does the force of gravity exerted by the Sun on the Earth compare to the force of gravity exerted by the Earth on the sun?

According to Newton’s laws, how does the amount of gravitational force exerted on Earth by the sun compare to the amount of gravitational force exerted on the sun by Earth? The amount of force exerted on the sun by Earth is the same as the amount of force exerted on Earth by the sun.

## What is the gravitational force that the Earth exerts on an object?

The acceleration due to Earth’s gravity is called g and is equal to 9.8 m/s2 at Earth’s surface. You can calculate the force of gravity on an object using the object’s mass and this acceleration.

## What is the force the Earth exerts on you?

Earth exerts a force due to gravity on your body and your body exerts a smaller force on the earth because your mass is smaller than the mass of the earth.

## What is the force of gravity between the Earth and the moon?

Using mks system of units the gravitational force is found to be 1.7847E20 newton. Note: Due to considerations made in average distance between earth and moon, the result can vary slightly. Thank you.

## What is the gravitational force of the Earth?

Earth’s Gravitational Force The force which earth exerts on a body is called ‘force of gravity’. i.e. Where M = mass of the earth, R = radius of the earth. Due to this force, a body released from some height on the earth’s surface falls towards the earth with its velocity increasing at a constant rate.

## Which is greater the gravitational force of the sun or the Moon?

So, the Gravitational force exerted by the sun on the Earth is great than the moon on the Earth. As F is directly proportional to the Mass and inversely proportional to the distance. M (sun)>> M (moon) Thus the sun exerts force, about 180 times the force exerted by the moon on the earth.

## When does gravity exert a force on another object?

2 Answers 2. Whenever gravity exerts a force on an object, it is because there is another object in the vicinity. Both masses are required to create the force. If the mass of one object is double, the force is doubled. This happens for either object.

## How does the Earth exert a force on the Sun?

The Earth exerts a force against the Sun pushing away (the inverse of the Earth’s mass exerting a pulling force on the Sun; The Sun’s mass does the same thing to the Earth, being part of the mass total of the solar system, exerting equally or spread out equally across all that mass) Through that dynamic, inertia stabilizes all parts.