# SOLUTION: a person who weighs 200 pounds on earth would weigh about 32 pounds on the moon. Find the weight of a person on earth who would weigh 15 pounds on the moon

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Bodies-in-space Question 615254: a person who weighs 200 pounds on earth would weigh about 32 pounds on the moon. Find the weight of a person on earth who would weigh 15 pounds on the moonAnswer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15624)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!person who weighs 200 pounds on earth would weigh about 32 pounds on the moon. Find the weight of a person on earth who would weigh 15 pounds on the moon : Use a ratio equation to solve this: Let w = his weight on the earth : = Cross multiply 32w = 200 * 15 32w = 3000 w = w = 93.75 lb on earth