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Please help me! A ball is thrown forward at 5 m/s. How would the path of the ball differ on Earth than on the moon? A. The ball would follow a curved path on Earth but a straight path on the moon. B.The ball would follow the same curved path on Earth as on the moon. C,The ball would curve down more sharply on Earth than on the moon. D.The ball would curve down on Earth but curve up on the moon. Please hurry!

Mindee Nelson

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Jeffrey Rodriguez on February 17, 2018

The gravity is less on the moon, so that the vertical acceleration is less. The ball curves down in both cases, but the curve is sharper on the Earth, more gentle on the moon.

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