Problem: A 1000 kg weather rocket is launched straight up. The rocket motor provides a constant acceleration for 16 s, then the motor stops. The rocket altitude 20 s after launch is 5600 m. You can ignore any effects of air resistance.What was the rockets acceleration during the first 16 s?

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A 1000 kg weather rocket is launched straight up. The rocket motor provides a constant acceleration for 16 s, then the motor stops. The rocket altitude 20 s after launch is 5600 m. You can ignore any effects of air resistance.

What was the rockets acceleration during the first 16 s?

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