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    Motion and Force

    Given that, Use information from the net force acting on the car is 1250N use information the graph to calculate the mass of the car with Monica inside it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 0110kim View Post
    Given that, Use information from the net force acting on the car is 1250N use information the graph to calculate the mass of the car with Monica inside it.
    plot the points on a graph letting time be the independent variable ... you should see the points follow a linear trend.

    the slope of that line is the magnitude of the acceleration

    m = \frac{F_{net}}{a}
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