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Surprisingly unknown unit named after that scientist

Symbol: N / Base data: force.
Magnitude of force that increases velocity of an object with a mass of 1kg by 1 m/s2

Expresses the magnitude of force

An apple falls off a tree because of a force called “gravity”, but what is the magnitude of that force? This base unit is named after the one-and-only, Isaac Newton, who discovered gravity. It indicates how much velocity is gained by an object of a certain weight.