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diatok007

  • 3 years ago

An upward force of 12104N acts on an elevator of mass 20103kg. Calculate the acceleration of the elevator. Take g=98ms−

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  1. diatok007
    • 3 years ago
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    An upward force of 12104N acts on an elevator of mass 20103kg. Calculate the acceleration of the elevator. Take g=98ms−

  2. Mashy
    • 3 years ago
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    wow.. those are some big numbers :D.. but you can use newton's second law and easily solve it!

  3. Shane_B
    • 3 years ago
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    Yea, those numbers are quite large...anyway:\[F=12104N=ma=(20103kg)(a)\]Now just solve for a.

  4. Mashy
    • 3 years ago
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    thats not right shane.. net force is upward force minus the force of gravity :P..

  5. Shane_B
    • 3 years ago
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    You're right...answered it too quickly :)

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