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ERIC Number: EJ187541
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Publication Date: 1978
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Why is g Larger at the Poles?
Iona, Mario
American Journal of Physics, 46, 8, 790-1, Aug 78
Explains that the larger value of g at the poles is not due only to differences in the radii of the earth, but that other factors are also responsible such as the rotation of the earth and the increase in the earth's density toward its center. (GA)
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Language: English
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