Mass & Weight
A brief explanation of mass, including inertia, as well as how mass
is measured on the space station and the difference between gravitational
mass and inertial mass. Source: Dr. David P. Stern of the NASA Goddard
Space Flight Center.
to Physics Concepts: 4e. Mass and Weight
A brief, simple explanation of the difference between mass and weight
provided by Beyond Books, a publisher of educational materials.
Weight On Other Worlds
Find out how much you would weigh on other planets, moons, and stars.
Go down the page to “What Is Going On?” to read an explanation
about the differences between mass and weight. Source: San Francisco’s
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