Units of Measure
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Weight and Mass

What is the SI unit for weight?

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2016-02-02 12:57:58

Weight is measured in newtons.

The S.I Unit for weight is Newton.

Newton.

The SI unit for weight, which is a force on a

mass, due to gravity, is the newton.

The terminology is tricky, though. Many people use the terms

weight and mass interchangeably. The SI unit for mass is the

kilogram.

Newton.

The SI unit for weight, which is a force on a

mass, due to gravity, is the newton.

The terminology is tricky, though. Many people use the terms

weight and mass interchangeably. The SI unit for mass is the

kilogram.

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2012-08-29 23:49:57

Weight is force. The SI unit of force, regardless of

where the force comes from, is the Newton.


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