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Homework Help: Forces acting on rocket at exact moment of liftoff

  1. Oct 13, 2006 #1
    What are all the forces acting on a rocket at the exact moment the engines first begin to work?
     
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  3. Oct 13, 2006 #2

    Andrew Mason

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    Can you start by naming the forces that you know about?

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  4. Nov 22, 2010 #3
    the four forces acting on the rocket at the time of lift off are
    lift
    drag
    thrust
    and its own weight( gravitational force)
     
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