Mon July 02, 2012 By: Aarthi Vishwanathan

1.A force vector applied on a mass is represented by 6i-8j+10k and acceleration with 1m/s^2.What will be the mass of the body?

Expert Reply
Tue July 03, 2012
The force and mass relationship is F = ma
or we can represent their absolute values as:
|F| = m |a|
now in the given problem |F| = 10
thus |a| = 1
hence m = |F|/|a|
m = 1/10
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