The impulse is the area under the curve. The area has two shape - A triangle and a rectangle
I = (1/2)Fmax•Δt0-4 + Fmax.Δt4-6
What impulse does the force shown in the figure (Figure 1) exert on a 250 g particle? Express your answer using one significant figure.
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