Chapter 5 – Gravitation
Does an apple attract the Earth towards it?
Ans: Yes, Apple attracts the earth but this force is very very small so it is unable to pull the earth.
With what force an apple weighing 1N attracts the Earth?
Ans: Apple weighing 1N attracts the earth with a force of 1 N.
Does the weight of an apple increase, decrease or remain constant when taken to the top of a mountain.
Ans: As we go to the mountains, value of g decreases. So weight of the apple decrease. (As w = mg)