# An object with a mass of #3 kg# is acted on by two forces. The first is #F_1= < 2 N , 8 N># and the second is #F_2 = < 2 N, -3 N>#. What is the object's rate and direction of acceleration?

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May 5, 2017

The rateof acceleration is

#### Explanation:

The resultant force is

We apply Newton's second Law

Mass,

The magnitude of the acceleration is

The direction is

The angle is in the 1st quadrant

May 5, 2017

Now by Newton's second law