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Newton's Law of Gravitation

The activity guide for Newton’s Law of Gravitation complements Newton's Second Law of Motion. This guide provides teachers with background information pertaining to the activities, preparation suggestions for each of the included students activities; as well as material lists for each activity, and demonstrations. The two activities introduce the student to the principles behind Newton's Law of Gravitation, one of Newton's most important physical laws.

These activities address the following Standards.

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Poster to accompany these activities.

Derivation of Newton's Law of Gravitation

Last Modified: 7/10/2009