Two bodies of masses 2kg and 8kg are separated by a distance of 9 m. the point where the resultant gravitational field intensity is zero is at a distance of |
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a) |
4.5 m from each mass |
b) |
6 m from 2 kg |
c) |
6 m from 8 kg |
d) |
2.5 m from 2 kg |

Two bodies of masses 2kg and 8kg are separated by a distance of 9 m. the point where the resultant gravitational field intensity is zero is at a distance of |
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a) |
4.5 m from each mass |
b) |
6 m from 2 kg |
c) |
6 m from 8 kg |
d) |
2.5 m from 2 kg |

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