Sunday

March 1, 2015

March 1, 2015

Posted by **shellie** on Friday, March 5, 2010 at 2:46pm.

The Math Behind the LawHow much force is Mike applying to the 1000 kg car to make it accelerate at a rate of .05 m/s2?

- 8th grade science -
**drwls**, Friday, March 5, 2010 at 3:35pmThey must be teaching you Newton's Second Law

F = m a

You can probably guess what the F, m and a stand for. The answer will be in Newtons.

I like to think of a Newton as the weight of the meat in a "quarter pounder", after cooking.

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Science - much force is Mike applying to the 1000 kg car to make it accelerate ...

Science - True / False: If a 40 kg person is accelerating at 10 m/s^2,then the ...

Science - How much force is needed to make a 60 kg object accelerate at a rate ...

Physics - Your car can accelerate at 5m/^2 without a trailer. You add a trailer ...

physics - If only external forces can cause the center of mass of a system of ...

Science - How much net force is needed to make a 60 kg object accelerate at a ...

science - what is the force used to accelerate a 50g toy car at a rate of 4m/s/s...

Physics - The driver of a car on a horizontal road makes an emergency stop by ...

physics - if a car can accelerate at 6m/s2, how fast can it accelerate if it is ...

6th grade math - Max kept records about where he spent his money. At the end of ...