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Posted by Jen on Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 10:43pm.

A 49.4 kg swimmer is standing on a stationary 214 kg floating raft. The swimmer then runs off the raft horizontally with a velocity of +3.60 m/s relative to the shore. Calculate the magnitude of the recoil velocity that the raft would have if there were no resistance due to the water.

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