Mission CG6: Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation

Mission CG6 contains questions that target your understanding of the law of universal gravitation and the variable that affect the gravitational forces between masses. The mission consists of 32 questions organized into 8 Question Groups. You must answer one question from each Question Group to complete the mission. The learning outcomes for this mission are ...

Learning Outcomes

  • The student should be able to recognize key elements of Newton's law of universal gravitation.
  • The student should be able to identify the variables effecting the force of gravity and predict the effect of alterations in these variables upon the force of gravity.


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Getting Help

If you are not familiar with this topic, then you should first learn about the topic using our written Tutorial or our Video Tutorial:

The Physics Classroom - Circular Motion Unit, Lesson 3, Part b

The Physics Classroom - Circular Motion Unit, Lesson 3, Part c


Video Tutorials:

None available at this time.



Question-Specific Help

Each Question Group has its own Help page with information specific to the question. You can access the Help page from within the mission by tapping on the Help Me! icon (textbook). For your convenience, links to those pages are provided below:




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