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A laser beam with an intensity of 60 W/m2 shines on a black object of mass 2.9 mg . The beam hits an area of 4.5 mm2 head-on (that is, the beam is...

A laser beam with an intensity of 60 W/m2 shines on a black object of mass 2.9 mg . The beam hits an area of 4.5 mm2 head-on (that is, the beam is perpendicular to the surface).


Assuming a totally inelastic collision (meaning the incident photons are absorbed by the black object) and ignoring friction, what is the resulting acceleration of the object?




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