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What makes you feel weightless in an elevator?

The earth's gravity causes objects on earth (you) to accelerate toward earth's center at approximately 9.8 m/s2, when an elevator accelerates toward the earth's center (down) some of the force that you feel from gravity (weight) is negated. This results… Full Answer

Why do objects fall toward earth?

Objects fall towards the Earth because of gravity- the center of the earth is constantly pulling objects towards it. That is what keeps you on the ground and not in the air. If you were to throw an apple in… Full Answer