A small space probe of mass 235 kg is traveling at 85.0 m/s. It fires its main engine at an angle of 63.00 to its original direction of travel. The engine produces a thrust of 12,000 N and there is enough fuel on board for a 10.0 s burn. What distance will it have traveled 3.00 hrs after the engine shuts down? Assume no mass loss due to firing the engine.
In which direction is the rocket travelling?
I'm having trouble understanding what the free body diagram for this would look like.
The Attempt at a Solution
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