If you have a mass of 60 kg, answer the following questions:
a. What is your weight on Earth?
b. What is your mass on the Moon?
c. What is your weight on the Moon? Note that the mass of the moon is 7.34 x 10 22 kg and the radius is 1.74 x 103 km.
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