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**1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data**

Two blocks sit directly next to one another on a frictionless surface. Block 1 has a mass of 1.0 kg and block 2 has a mass of 2.0 kg. A person pushes block 1 with a force of 10.0 N.

a) Determine the acceleration of the system

b) Determine the force that block 1 exerts on block 2.

c) Determine the force that block 2 exerts on block 1.

**2. Relevant equations**

f=ma

**3. The attempt at a solution**

a) 10=3(a)

a=10/3 m/s/s.

b and c?!