6.39. Model: Represent the rocket as a particle that follows Newton’s second law. Visualize:Solve: (a)The y-component of Newton’s second law is ()5net22thrust3.0 10 N9.80 m/s5.2 m/s20,000 kgyyFFmgaamm−×====−=(b)At 5000 m the acceleration has increased because the rocket mass has decreased. Solving the equation of part
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This note was uploaded on 12/10/2011 for the course PHYS 1211 taught by Professor Geller during the Fall '09 term at UGA.