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# What is the difference between gravitational and magnetic forces?

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Gravitational forces are the forces of attaraction between two bodies due to their masses and magnetic forces are those experienced when two objects intteract in which there is charge in motion

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Gravitational force is a force through which a large objects pulls another object to it. It is the weight of the object . Don't confuse between mass and weight. Mass remains constant but your weight won't. Magnetic force is experienced when two magnetic materials are brought together they attract or repel each other according to their position or poles . Magnetism depends on velocity of a charge I.e. It is a result of electrical forces and also the electrical forces are result of magnetic forces like in dynamos

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