(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Two boxes full of books are in contact with each other on a smooth table. Box H has twice the mass of Box G. If you push on box G with a horizontal force F, then box H will expereince a net force of?

2. Relevant equations

F =ma

3. The attempt at a solution

answer from answer key is 2/3F

I though since the mass of H is twice of G, the F needed will be 2F... but I am wrong.. Please help with the question! Thank You

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