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A rocket with a mass of 345 kg is launched vertically. the engine produces a thrust of 17000 N. Neglect air resistance.
a. How would I determine the weight of the rocket?
b. What is the net force being applied to the rocket?

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a. weigh= mg
b. net force=thrust-weight

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