When you lift a bowling ball with a force of 82 N, the ball accelerates upward with an acceleration a. If you lift with a force of 99 N, the ball's acceleration is 8 x a.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

(a) Find the weight of the bowling ball.

N

(b) Find the acceleration a.

m/s2

Ok, i found part (a), which is 78.48 N. Now, on part (b) why wouldn't the acceleration be 99 N/ 8 kg, which is 12.37 m/s2????

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