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So we went over these questions in school,... and I was absent.. So my teacher expects me to self-teach myself. But I have trouble with these specific questions (out of 50 questions )...

Please show me steps

Question 1:

A mass of 25 kg is acted on by two forces: F1 is 15 N due east, and F2 is 10 N due north. The acceleration of the mass is

A. 0.72 m/s2, 56.3° north of east.

B. 0.20 m/s2, east.

C. 0.72 m/s2, 33.7° north of east.

D. 1.0 m/s2, 33.7° north of east.

E. 0.20 m/s2, 56.3° north of east.

Question 2:

An astronaut lands on an earthlike planet and drops a small lead ball with a mass of 76.5 g from top of her spaceship. The point of release is 18 m above the surface of the planet and the ball takes 2.5 s to reach the ground. The astronaut's mass on earth is 68.5 kg. Her weight on the planet is

A. 69 N

B. 395 N

C. 670 N

D. 990 N

E. 1.02 kN

Question 5:

A lamp with a mass 42.6 kg is hanging from wires as shown. The tension T1 in the Vertical wire is

A. 210 N

B. 417 N

C. 570 N

D. 360 N

E. 730 N

Question 6:

A lamp with a mass M is suspended from the ceiling by two cords as shown. The ratio of the magnitude of the vertical component of the tension in T2 to that in T3 is

A. 1:1

B. 1:2

C. 2:3

D. 3:2

E. 3:1

Question 7:

A vertical rope is attached to an object that has a mass of 40.0 kg and is at rest. The tension in the rope needed to give the object an upward speed of 3.50 m/s in 0.700 s is

A. 592 N

B. 392 N

C. 200 N

D. 980 N

E. 729 N

Question 8:

A 6 kg block sitting on a smooth table is connected to a free-hanging 2 kg mass by a stretchless, massless cord that passes over a small frictionless pulley. The acceleration of the two-block system is

A. g

B.(1/2)g

C. (1/3)g

D. (1/4)g

E. (2/3)g

Question 9:

A 15 kg block sitting on a smooth table is connected to a free-hanging 5 kg mass by a stretchless, massless cord that passes over a small frictionless pulley. The acceleration of the two-block system is

A. g

B. (1/2)g

C. (1/3)g

D. (1/4)g

E. zero

Question 10:

Two tug-of-war teams are pulling on the ends of a rope, each team with a force of 1000 N. If the rope does not move, the tension in the rope is

A. 2000 N

B. 500 N

C. 1000 N

D. zero

E. 2000 kg

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