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Problem: A pendulum has a period of 0.69 s on Earth. What is its period on Mars, where the acceleration of gravity is about 0.37 that on Earth?

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For a simple pendulum, the period is:

T=2πlg

Te=2πlgeTm=2πlgm

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A pendulum has a period of 0.69 s on Earth. What is its period on Mars, where the acceleration of gravity is about 0.37 that on Earth?

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