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The Elephant and The Feather - Free Fall - The Physics Classroom

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On earth, all objects (whether an elephant or a feather) have the same force of ... to the feather, why then does it hit the ground at the same time as the feather?

Science Projects for Beginners: Why Do Some Objects Fall Faster ...

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It is, of course, the force of gravity that causes objects to fall. One object ... would fall at the same rate, and hit the ground at the same time. ... Be sure to drop all objects from the same height, and be careful to use only objects that can't break.

Do falling objects drop at the same rate (for instance a pen and a ...

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This means that two objects will reach the ground at the same time if they are dropped ... In air, a feather and a ball do not fall at the same rate. ... If all objects which have equal weight fall at the same rate, then _all_ objects will fall at the same ...

Why do two bodies of different masses fall at the same rate

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Jun 20, 2011 ... Why do two bodies of different masses fall at the same rate (in the absence of air resistance)? .... acceleration and hence they will hit the ground at the same time. .... why do all objects of varying mass acelerate the same?

If we drop different weights from same height which will fall first to ...

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All objects, regardless of mass, will fall at the same rate. ... This means that two objects will reach the ground at the same time if they are dropped simultaneously from the same height. ... In air, a feather and a ball do not fall at the same rate.

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Mar 3, 2011 ... LOL that one good "Einstein said gravitational force is equal all around the ... Saying that they will reach the ground at the same time is actually false. ... Why the hell does anyone would think that the falling speed is constant.....

Showing Science: Watch Objects in Free Fall - Scientific American

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Oct 10, 2013 ... Or would they hit the ground at the same time? ... In this activity you'll do some of your own tests to determine whether heavier objects fall faster ...

How come two balls hit the ground at the same time?

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Everything falls to the Earth at the same speed, it doesn't matter how big or small it is. A falling ... The result is an equalling out, with the speed staying the same for all objects! ... Do you know of a software that tracks the planets in real-time?

Do Heavier Objects Fall Faster? Gravity in a Vacuum Experiment ...

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Nov 19, 2013 ... ... do not always fall to the ground more quickly than lighter objects do! When dropped from the same height, objects fall to the earth at the same time when ... Ideas are appropriate for all individuals or in all circumstances.

Find out the answer - Ask a Physicist Answers - Physics Central

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On earth, two objects of different masses fall at the same rate. ... from the same point in the sky, at the same time, which one would reach the ground first?

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The Big Misconception - The Physics Classroom

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The two objects clearly travel to the ground at different rates - with the more ... the sole influence of gravity; free-falling objects do not encounter air resistance. ... At that time, you will learn that the acceleration of an object is directly ... Subsequently, all objects free fall at the same rate of acceleration, regardless of ...

Do Heavier Objects Really Fall Faster? | WIRED

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Oct 16, 2013 ... Remember that essentially all ideas are based on something. ... The idea that a heavy object falls faster does seem to agree with our everyday ... For these two objects, they hit the ground at the same time because they both ...

Q & A: Heavy and Light - Both Fall the Same | Department of Physics ...

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Why do heavy and light objects fall at the same speed? ... accurately described not as a force but as a warping of the spacetime within which all things move. ... Yes, if both objects are dropped together then they hit the Earth at the same time.