## Space mathematics, Part 1American Mathematical Soc., Dec 31, 1966 |

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Page 1 - He proved also that this force obeyed his law of universal gravitation, which states that any two particles of matter attract each other with a force that is proportional to the product of their masses and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between them.