NEWTON's HOME PAGE
Velocity and Gravity
Name: Derek D. Status: other Age: 40s Location: N/A Country: N/A Date: 2001-2002
I understand that mass increases as velocity increases. Does this mean that the increased mass generates a stronger gravitational field?
Hi Derek !!!
The gravitational field is a function of mass. Increased mass means increased gravitational field.
Click here to return to the Physics Archives
NEWTON is an electronic community for Science, Math, and Computer Science K-12 Educators, sponsored and operated by
Argonne National Laboratory
, Andrew Skipor, Ph.D., Head of Educational Programs.
For assistance with NEWTON contact a
System Operator (firstname.lastname@example.org)
, or at Argonne's
NEWTON AND ASK A SCIENTIST
9700 S. Cass Ave.
Update: June 2012