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Problem: A given net force propels an object along a straight-line path. If the net force were doubled, its acceleration would? A) quadruple. B) double. C) stay the same. D) be half.

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This problem requires us to apply Newton's second law:

Newton's second law:

ΣF=ma

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A given net force propels an object along a straight-line path. If the net force were doubled, its acceleration would? 

A) quadruple. 

B) double. 

C) stay the same. 

D) be half.

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