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A 63 kg boy and a 44 kg girl use an elastic rope
while engaged in a tug-of-war on a frictionless
icy surface.
If the acceleration of the girl toward the
boy is 1.7 m/s
2
, determine the magnitude of
the acceleration of the boy toward the girl

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