(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A 1000kg weather rocket is launched straight up. The rocket motor provides a constant acceleration for 16s, then the motor stops. The rocket altitude 20s after launch is 5100m. You can ignore any effects of air resistance.

What was the rocket's acceleration during the first 16s?

What is the rocket's speed as it passes through a cloud 5100m above the ground?

i wasnt able to get started it...need solutions asap.

2. Relevant equations

v=vo+at

x=vot+0.5at^2

v^2=vo^2+2ad

3. The attempt at a solution

i dont know if vo is 0 or not, but i got 34 but its aint right.

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# Homework Help: Finding the velocity

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