Newton's laws 8.2: Additional Question 1

Animation 1 Animation 2 Animation 3 Animation 4 Animation 5

Description

A 1-kg block is on a frictionless surface subject to two equal yet opposite forces for 0.25 seconds as shown in the animation (position is in meters and time is in seconds). 

Question

Which animations represent a physical result?

Answer

Animations 1, 3, & 5.

Reference

See Giancoli-PA: 4-7, Giancoli-SE: 4-7.

Credits

Physlet problem authored by Mario Belloni.

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