physics
posted by alejandra .
eric has a mass of 60 kg. he is standing on a scale in an elevator that is accelerating downward at 1.7m/s^2. what is approximate reading on the scale?

weight= mgma=m(ga)

702kg
60(10(1.7))= 702kg
posted by alejandra .
eric has a mass of 60 kg. he is standing on a scale in an elevator that is accelerating downward at 1.7m/s^2. what is approximate reading on the scale?
weight= mgma=m(ga)
702kg
60(10(1.7))= 702kg