Elle
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Elle asked in Science & MathematicsPhysics · 9 years ago

I REALLY need help ONE PHYSICS PROBLEM?

What is the acceleration of a 49 kg block of

cement when pulled sideways with a net force

of 583 N?

Answer in units of m/s2

I got 11, but I don't know if I'm right

thanks :)

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  • 9 years ago
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    Close, but not rounded correctly. Newton's 2nd law of motion says:

    F = ma

    Solve that for a = F/m = 583 N / 49 kg = 11.9 m/s^2

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    really a difficult question

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