# How fast will an object with a mass of #16 kg# accelerate if a force of #20 N# is constantly applied to it?

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Mar 30, 2018

#### Explanation:

The second law of newton is

So if you want to have the acceleration:

You have

So:

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Mar 30, 2018

#### Explanation:

We use Newton's second law of motion, which states that,

#m# is the mass of the object in kilograms

#a# is the acceleration in meters per second

Solving for acceleration, we get,

Now, we simply plug in the given values, and get,