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Science Mid-Year Metric Measurement 3

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What is the relationship between gravity and weight?
The weight of an object depends on gravity. If the gravity was high, the weight would be high. If the gravity was low, the weight would be low.
What is gravity?
The force that is exerted on an object.
What is weight?
The heaviness of the mass of an object.
Compare and contrast mass and weight.
Mass is the amount of matter in an object. While weight depends on gravity and the heaviness of the mass of an object.
What is mass?
The amount of matter in an object.
What is the tool for measuring weight?
Spring scale.
What is the unit for measuring weight?
Newtons.