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Problem: Einstein's general theory of relativity suggests that gravity isA) a force of attraction that acts at a distance between two masses.B) caused by curvature of spacetime.C) = G × M1 × M2/d2.D) one of four fundamental forces in nature.

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Einstein's general theory of relativity explains gravity by considering the "effective mass" of a photon in determining why the path of light is bent by a gravity field.

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Einstein's general theory of relativity suggests that gravity is

A) a force of attraction that acts at a distance between two masses.

B) caused by curvature of spacetime.

C) = G × M1 × M2/d2.

D) one of four fundamental forces in nature.

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