4.5.
Visualize:
Please refer to Figure Ex4.5.
Solve:
Mass is defined to be
m
=
1
slope of the accelerationversusforce graph
A larger slope implies a smaller mass. We know
m
2
=
0.20 kg, and we can find the other masses relative to
m
2
by
comparing their slopes. Thus
m
m
mm
1
2
12
1
1
1
52
2
5
040
040 020
008
==
=
=
=
⇒=
=
×
=
/
/
.
..
slope 1
slope 2
slope 2
slope 1
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This note was uploaded on 06/17/2008 for the course PHYSICS 2211 taught by Professor Uzer during the Spring '08 term at Georgia Tech.
 Spring '08
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 Acceleration, Force, Mass

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