Newton's laws 8.2: Additional Question 2

Description

A 100-kg wagon  with a 10-kg block on its a frictionless bed is pulled to the right with a constant force (position is in meters and time is in seconds). 

Question

Does the animation above obeys Newton's laws? Support your answer.  Start

Help Does this animation look more or less physical, why?

Answer

The animation does not obey Newton's laws.

Reference

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

Credits

Physlet problem authored by  Mario Belloni.

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