Suppose a black hole forms from a given mass of particles such as the core of a star going supernova. The black hole formed will have an effective mass due to the curvature of space time induced. Such a mass is presumably the inferred mass deduced from the effect of the black hole on the motion of nearby bodies. How does this effective mass compare with the original mass of particles all of which ended up "in the black hole"? Is the effective mass less greater or the same as the formation mass?
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Effective mass of a blackhole?