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    Gravitational force of earth and moon

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    The Moon is in orbit around the Earth. Is the moon pulled by the Earth's gravity; or, is the Earth pulled by the Moon's gravity; or, both. Explain.

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    The Moon is in orbit around the Earth. Is the moon pulled y the Earth's gravity: or is the Earth pulled by the Moon's gravity: or both. Explain.

    Both are pulled towards each other by a force which is equal ...

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    The solution discusses whether earth pulls the moon or the moon pulls the earth or both.

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