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Mass vs weight whms revised

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• 1. Mass vs Weight What’s the Difference?
• 2. Mass
• Mass is a measure of how much matter is in an object.
• Do you remember what matter is?
• Stuff
• 3. Mass
• Your mass is the same wherever you are, here on Earth, on the moon, or in space!
• Your mass never changes, that’s because the amount of stuff you are made of doesn’t change.
• JUST SAY NO TO CHANGE
• 4. Mass
• Mass is measured using a balance.
• Mass is measured in milligrams, grams and kilograms most commonly
• 5. Weight
• Weight is a measure of the force of gravity acting upon an object
• 6. Weight
• Weight can change, unlike mass.
• Weight depends on how much gravity is acting upon an object at it’s location.
• Let’s look at Mr. Maine and how his weight can change, depending on his location.
• 7. Weight
• Weight is measured using a scale
• Weight is measure in Newtons
• Why do you think the unit for weight is newtons?
• 8. Let’s Review
• Mass
• Always stays the same
• Measured with a balance
• Measured in kilograms
• Can never be zero
• Weight
• Changes with gravity
• Measured with a scale
• Measured in newtons
• Can be zero
• 9. Mass vs Weight
• Now You Know The Difference !!!!!