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Problem: A box, mass 3.5 kg, sits on a horizontal frictionless table. A 11 N force is applied to the box at an angle 27° below the horizontal. What is the resulting acceleration of the box?A) 3.2 m/s2B) 2.8 m/s2C) 2.4 m/s2D) 3.5 m/s2E) 1.1 m/s2

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A box, mass 3.5 kg, sits on a horizontal frictionless table. A 11 N force is applied to the box at an angle 27° below the horizontal. What is the resulting acceleration of the box?

A) 3.2 m/s2

B) 2.8 m/s2

C) 2.4 m/s2

D) 3.5 m/s2

E) 1.1 m/s2

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