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an object with a mass of 1.21g is falling at a constant velocity of 1.1 m/s. What is the force of air resistance exerted on the object?

2. Relevant equations

f=ma

3. The attempt at a solution

i imagined that if the object is falling at a constant velocity, then acceleration is 0. so it seems that f=0, but thats obviously not true. i have no idea how to do this

EDIT: according to the book, the answer is about .0119N, im not sure how to arrive at that answer

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# Homework Help: Force of air resistance?

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