# Problem: In Newton's second law, F = ma, the mass m is a gravitational mass.a) Trueb) False

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In theory, there is a subtle difference between the concepts of "gravitational mass" and "inertial mass" becasue of different ways of measuring mass (even though when we measure those two types of mass, the numbers we get are the same.)

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In Newton's second law, F = ma, the mass m is a gravitational mass.

a) True

b) False