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Net-Force Question

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1. Homework Statement

A 20 kg crate is lifted by an upward force of 200 N. The crate's upward acceleration is:


2. Homework Equations

F = ma

a = F ÷ m

3. The Attempt at a Solution

I can't for the life of me find the answer to this question (which is supposedly .2 m/s^2). I don't know how to get an answer like that, the best I can come up with is 10 m/s^2 using the formula above. Help will be appreciated, thank you.
 

ehild

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What forces act on the crate?

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