This item is an annotated homework problem relating to acceleration and force for introductory physics students. The author provides explicit, sequential explanations of the steps needed to determine the net force on a boat accelerating along a straight line. This resource is intended to supplement classroom instruction and traditional text material. It is part of a larger collection of similar introductory physics problems.
%0 Electronic Source %A Maloney, David %D August 3, 2007 %T David Maloney's Physics Examples: Dynamics Example 1-Accelerating Boat %V 2019 %N 20 October 2019 %8 August 3, 2007 %9 text/html %U http://users.ipfw.edu/maloney/DynamicsEx1.htm
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