## newton (N)The newton (N) is the derived unit of force in the SI system of units. One newton (N) is defined as the force required to give a mass of 1 kilogram an acceleration of 1 m s ^{-2}. One kilogram weighs 9.807 N; one pound weight equals
4.45 N. The unit is named after Isaac Newton. ## Related category• UNITS | |||||

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