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Problem: Three forces act on a 2 kg mass: a 5 N forces along the -x axis, a 2 N force along the +y axis, and a 7 N force 40o above the +x axis. a) What is the magnitude of the acceleration of the mass?b) What is the direction of this acceleration?

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Three forces act on a 2 kg mass: a 5 N forces along the -x axis, a 2 N force along the +y axis, and a 7 N force 40o above the +x axis. 

a) What is the magnitude of the acceleration of the mass?

b) What is the direction of this acceleration?

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