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The force of gravity between two particles of mass m_{1} and m_{2} is F = gm_{1}m_{2}/s^{2}, where g is a constant and s is the distance between the particles. Find the work required to move the particle m_{2} from a distance a to a distance b from m_{1} (Figure 6.6.16). Figure 6.6.16


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