Symbols Words Units Units in Words m ______________ kg or g ___________ or ____________ __ acceleration m/s2 __________ per second squared g acceleration due to __________ ____ metres _________________ ___ Force N ______________ w _______________ ____ Newton Mass is the a________ of s__________ Weight is the f________ pulling it towards _________ Unit = Unit = Using a spring balance record the mass and weight of something on your table: Mass = _________kg Weight = ____________N On the moon we would have the same _________ but different ____________. In deep space we would be w________less. In everyday use, we say we weight 40 / 50 / 60 kg but this is not scientific terms. Because mass is measured in ___. Weight is a force and is measured in __________. Draw an arrow of suitable size to show that (Balance the the downward force). the plane is not accelerating up or down. Is the plane accelerating? Yes or No _________ How can you tell? _________________________________________________________________________________