# How fast will an object with a mass of #8 kg# accelerate if a force of #76 N# is constantly applied to it?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 20, 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 of the object in meters per second

We need to solve for acceleration, and so we rearrange the equation into:

Plugging in the given values, we get