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College Physics | 1st Edition | ISBN: 9781938168000 | Authors: Paul Peter Urone, Roger Hinrichs ISBN: 9781938168000 42

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Problem 19CQ

Action at a distance, such as is the case for gravity, was once thought to be illogical and therefore untrue. What is the ultimate determinant of the truth in physics, and why was this action ultimately accepted?

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Solution  19 CQ

In physics, action at a distance is the concept that an object can be moved, changed, or affected without being physically in contact with another object. It is the non-local interaction of objects that are separated in space.

The falling of an apple,strain on our feet due to the weight and  Earth orbiting the Sun all work on the basis of force system. All the above mentioned phenomenon needs a force and each one is caused by the gravitational force which was once thought be illogical and therefore untrue.

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Textbook: College Physics
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Author: Paul Peter Urone, Roger Hinrichs
ISBN: 9781938168000

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