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F=ma help

  1. Feb 22, 2004 #1
    I know it is a relitivly simple problem, I am just having trouble setting up the problem. Here it is..

    An airplane has a mass of 3.1 x 10^4kg and takes off under the influence of a constant net force of 3.7 x 10^4N. What is the net force that acts on the plane's 78kg pilot?

    Thanks for any tips.

  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 22, 2004 #2
    Nevermind, i got it. Might be back for a different problem latter though.
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