Thursday, April 22, 2010

Differences between Gravity and Gravitation

Usually gravity and gravitation are used for same thin n mostly as synonyms.But literally there is vast differences between them.

  • Gravitation is the force of attraction between two bodies with masses as described as Newton's first law .
  • Gravity is the special case of Gravitation in which one mass is of earth or any other planet.
  • Since Gravitation is applied in any galaxy,atom or body it is universal.So called universal gravitaional constant.

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