Direct Determination of the Gravitative Constant by Means of a Tuning-fork. A Lecture-Experiment

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THE following direct experiment for finding the value of the constant g has proved an instructive one for use with students beginning dynamics, and combines extreme simplicity with greater accuracy than might be anticipated.

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WORTHINGTON, A. Direct Determination of the Gravitative Constant by Means of a Tuning-fork. A Lecture-Experiment. Nature 46, 490 (1892) doi:10.1038/046490a0

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