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Problem 6.3: A block is pushed
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A woman pushes on a 2.5-kg block with an unknown force as shown in the animation (position is given in meters and time is given in seconds). At t = 2 seconds she doubles the force applied to the block. Restart.
- Determine the total work done on the block and table in the first two seconds of the animation.
- Determine the total work done on the block and table in the final two seconds of the animation.