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A small spaceship whose mass is 1.5x10^3 kg (includeing an astronaut) is drifting in outer space with negligible gravitational forces acting on it. If the astronaut turns on a 10 kW laser beam, what speed will the ship attain in 1.0 day because of the momentum carried away by the beam?
 2 years ago
A small spaceship whose mass is 1.5x10^3 kg (includeing an astronaut) is drifting in outer space with negligible gravitational forces acting on it. If the astronaut turns on a 10 kW laser beam, what speed will the ship attain in 1.0 day because of the momentum carried away by the beam?

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shamim
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1can u tell me the result option

Idealist
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The answer is 1.9 mm/s.

shamim
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i got the result velocity is 759 m/s

shamim
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1should i explain my procedure

Idealist
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, show me the work you did.

shamim
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1let m= mass p=power t=time F=force s= distance

shamim
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Now\[P=\frac{ W }{ t }=\frac{ Fs }{ t }=F\frac{ s }{ t }=Fv\]

Idealist
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What is the distance, s?

shamim
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1we know work= force* displacement or distaance

shamim
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1now another law of motion is \[v=u+at=0+at=at=(10000/1500v) \times 24 \times 60 \times 60\]

Idealist
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Never mind. I found a formula for this problem, but thanks for the help.
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