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a 3 gram bullet traveling at 350m/s squared hits a tree and slows down uniformly to a stop while penetrating a distance of 12 cm into the tree's trunk. What was the force exerted on the bullet bringing it to rest?

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solutionI know the speed is 350m/s , the weight is .003 kg, and the distance it traveled is .12 m. I cant figure out how to get the newtons so i can get the joules. I am stuck.

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# Homework Help: What was the force exerted on the bullet bringing it to rest?

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