Unformatted text preview: moon. The sun actually does exert more force on the moon than does Earth. (c)Why doesn’t the moon orbit the sun? 4. When you stand on a scale, it reads 70.0kg. It will read less if the moon is directly overhead and it will read more when the moon is on the opposite side of Earth. (a)Find the difference between the two scale readings to see why you have never noticed this before. (b)Explain the connection to ocean tides....
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- Fall '09
- Physics, Sirius Satellite Radio, 70.0kg, 2.33km, 24,500km, 47,100km