Posted by **roderick ** on Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 12:30pm.

a dog has a moment of 60 kilogram meters per second west. The dog has a velocity 3 meters per second west. What is the mass of the dog ?

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**SraJMcGin**, Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 2:00pm
See if any of the following links will help:

http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=how+to+determine+the+mass+of+a+dog

Sra

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**Tim**, Monday, September 21, 2015 at 4:48am
Slight issue in the question. It should say the dog has a momentum of.. not moment.

Momentum is mass x velocity, so if we know the velocity (it's in the question) we can divide the momentum by the velocity to get the mass.

60 (kg m/s) / 3 (m/s) = 20 kg.

Could well be a spaniel.

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