WONDER #1974: Why Is There No Gravity in Space?

Question 1 of 3

Gravity is created by anything with what?

  1. air
  2. water
  3. mass
  4. motion

Question 2 of 3

The effect of gravity decreases as what increases?

  1. distance
  2. mass
  3. weight
  4. height

Question 3 of 3

Weightless is a good way to describe what astronauts feel in space, because rather than an absence of gravity causing the feeling, it’s actually caused by an absence of feeling what?

  1. gravity
  2. air
  3. spaceship
  4. weight

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