# An object with a mass of #5 kg# is acted on by two forces. The first is #F_1= <10 N , 6 N># and the second is #F_2 = <4 N, 16 N>#. What is the objects rate and direction of acceleration?

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Feb 17, 2018

The rate of acceleration is

#### Explanation:

The resultant force is

The mass of the object is

According to Newton's Second Law

Therefore,

The acceleration is

The rate of acceleration is

The direction is