Welcome :: Homework Help and Answers :: Mathskey.com
Welcome to Mathskey.com Question & Answers Community. Ask any math/science homework question and receive answers from other members of the community.

13,435 questions

17,804 answers


97,172 users

physics help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

0 votes


While dragging a crate a workman exerts a force of 628 N. Later, the mass of the crate is increased by a factor of 3.8. If the workman exerts the same force, how does the new acceleration compare to the old acceleration?

asked Mar 8, 2013 in PHYSICS by anonymous Apprentice

1 Answer

0 votes

Exerted force,F=628 N

Initial mass,m1=m

Final mass,m2=m+3.8 m=4.8 m

Same force in both cases



ma1=4.8 m*a2


a2=0.208 a1



answered Mar 8, 2013 by bradely Mentor

Related questions

asked Jan 26, 2016 in PHYSICS by anonymous
asked Nov 29, 2015 in PHYSICS by anonymous
asked Nov 28, 2015 in PHYSICS by anonymous
asked Nov 7, 2015 in PHYSICS by anonymous