HOLIDAY HOMEWORK 2014-15 [Delhi]
CLASS : V
Each one of us some weight which is due to the pull of the earth, i.e. gravity of the earth. It is
because of the gravity that we are able to stand straight on the earth. Each planet or sun or
moon in the universe has different value of gravity. Heavier objects have more gravity and
lighter objects have less gravity.
1. Will we have the same weight on every planet/ star/ moon? Why or why not?
2. Taking earths gravity factor as 1 and your weight on the earth as original weight calcute your new weight for each of the planets given below:
Planets Weight multiplier