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Homework Help: Newtons Second Law Problem

  1. Oct 8, 2007 #1
    Newtons second law problem, show all work including units

    Question: How much horizontal net force is required to accelerate a 1000 kg car at 2 m/s^2?


    I am not sure which formula to use in this equation
     
    Last edited: Oct 8, 2007
  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 8, 2007 #2
    F=ma

    = (1000kg)(2m/s^2)
    = 2000N
     
  4. Oct 9, 2007 #3
    ya. use the F=ma formula. but remember, all units must be SI units. this is just a general reminder.
     
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