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Posted by Anonymous on Friday, October 14, 2011 at 11:35am.

The space shuttle has a total mass of 2.0 x 10^6 kg. At liftoff, the engines exert a total thrust of 35 x 10^6 N. Calculate teh shuttle's weight. Calculate the shuttle's acceleration at liftoff. If the acceleration averages 13 m/s/s over the first 10 minutes, what velocity does it attain?

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