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**m2**37o m1 37o m F 3m 2m m Newton’s Laws of Motion Problems MC Questions**01**Starting from rest, a 4.0-kg body reaches a speed of 8.0 m/s in 2.0 s. What is the net force acting on the body? (A) 16 N (B) 8.0 N (C) 4.0 N (D) 32 N**02**What is the mass of an object that weighs 250 N on the surface of the Earth where the acceleration due to gravity is 9.80 m/s2? (A) 250 kg (B) 24.5 kg (C) 25.5 kg (D) 2,450 kg**03**A stack of books rests on a level frictionless surface. A force F acts on the stack, and it accelerates at 3.0 m/s2. A 1.0 kg book is then added to the stack. The same force is applied, and now the stack accelerates at 2.0 m/s2. What was the mass of the original stack? (A) 1.0 kg (B) 2.0 kg (C) 3.0 kg (D) 4.0 kg**04**A person of weight 480 N stands on a scale in an elevator. What will the scale be reading when the elevator is accelerating downward at 4.00 m/s2? (A) 284 N (B) 196 N (C) 676 N (D) 480 N**05**A person on a scale rides in an elevator. If the mass of the person is 60.0 kg and the elevator accelerates downward with an acceleration of 4.90 m/s2, what is the reading on the scale? (A) 147 N (B) 294 N (C) 588 N (D) 882 N**06**A person on a scale rides in an elevator. If the mass of the person is 60.0 kg and the elevator accelerates upward with an acceleration of 4.90 m/s2, what is the reading on the scale? (A) 147 N (B) 294 N (C) 588 N (D) 882 N**07**An object of mass 6000 kg rests on the flatbed of a truck. It is held in place by metal brackets that can exert a maximum horizontal force of 9000 N. When the truck is traveling 15 m/s, what is the minimum stopping distance if the load is not to slide forward into the cab? (A) 15 m (B) 30 m (C) 75 m (D) 150 m**08**m2 m1 In the Atwood machine shown in the diagram, if m1 = 0.40 kg and m2 = 0.60 kg, what is the magnitude of the acceleration of the system? (Ignore friction and the mass of the pulley.) (A) 5.3 m/s2 (B) 3.9 m/s2 (C) 0.98 m/s2 (D) 2.0 m/s2**09**A 10-kg box sitting on a horizontal surface is pulled by a 5.0-N force. A 3.0-N friction force retards the motion. What is the acceleration of the object? (A) 0.20 m/s2 (B) 0.30 m/s2 (C) 0.50 m/s2 (D) 5.0 m/s2**10**m2 m1 In the Atwood machine shown in the diagram, if m1 = 0.40 kg and m2 = 0.60 kg, what is the tension in the string? (Ignore friction and the mass of the pulley.) (A) 3.1 N (B) 4.7 N (C) 7.1 N (D) 7.5 N**11**A student pulls a box of books on a smooth horizontal floor with a force of 100 N in a direction of 37° above the horizontal. If the mass of the box and the books is 40.0 kg, what is the acceleration of the box? (A) 1.5 m/s2 (B) 1.9 m/s2 (C) 2.0 m/s2 (D) 3.3 m/s2**12**37o 37o A traffic light of weight 100 N is supported by two ropes as shown in the diagram. What are the tensions in the ropes? (A) 50 N (B) 63 N (C) 66 N (D) 83 N**13**F 2m m Two boxes of masses m and 2m are in contact with each other on a frictionless surface. A force F is applied to the smaller block as shown in the diagram. What is the acceleration of the more massive box? (A) F/m (B) F/(2m) (C) F/(3m) (D) F/(4m)**14**An object slides on a level surface in the +x direction. It slows and comes to a stop with a constant acceleration of -2.45 m/s2. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the object and the floor? (A) 0.25 (B) 0.50 (C) 4.9 (D) 1.0**15**During a hockey game, a puck is given an initial speed of 10 m/s. It slides 50 m on the ice before it stops. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the puck and the ice? (A) 0.090 (B) 0.10 (C) 0.11 (D) 0.12**16**During the investigation of a traffic accident, police find skid marks 90.0 m long. They determine the coefficient of friction between the car's tires and the roadway to be 0.500 for the prevailing conditions. Estimate the speed of the car when the brakes were applied. (A) 9.49 m/s (B) 21.0 m/s (C) 42.0 m/s (D) 29.7 m/s**17**m F 3m Boxes of masses m and 3m are pulled to the right by a constant force F as shown in the diagram. The surface between the more massive box and the horizontal surface is smooth and the surface between the boxes is rough. If the less massive box does not slide on the more massive box, what is the static friction force acting on the less massive box? (A) F (B) F/2 (C) F/4 (D) F/3**18**A 10-kg mass slides down a flat hill that makes an angle of 10° with the horizontal. If friction is negligible, what is the resultant force on the sled? (A) 1.7 N (B) 17 N (C) 97 N (D) 98 N Vector Addition**19**An object with a mass m slides down a rough 37° inclined plane where the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.20. What is the acceleration of the object? (A) 4.3 m/s2 (B) 5.9 m/s2 (C) 6.6 m/s2 (D) 7.8 m/s2**20**An object is placed on an inclined plane. The angle of incline is gradually increased until the object begins to slide. The angle at which this occurs is θ. What is the coefficient of static friction between the object and the plane? (A) sin θ (B) cos θ (C) 1/tan θ (D) tan θ**01**Kinematics Newton’s 2 nd Law Starting from rest, a 4.0-kg body reaches a speed of 8.0 m/s in 2.0 s. What is the net force acting on the body?**02**Weight What is the mass of an object that weighs 250 N on the surface of the Earth where the acceleration due to gravity is 9.80 m/s2?**03**Newton’s 2nd Law A stack of books rests on a level frictionless surface. A force F acts on the stack, and it accelerates at 3.0 m/s2. A 1.0 kg book is then added to the stack. The same force is applied, and now the stack accelerates at 2.0 m/s2. What was the mass of the original stack? F a1 m a2 F Dm m**04**Weight N Newton’s 2nd Law W A person of weight 480 N stands on a scale in an elevator. What will the scale be reading when the elevator is accelerating downward at 4.00 m/s2? a**05**N Newton’s 2nd Law mg A person on a scale rides in an elevator. If the mass of the person is 60.0 kg and the elevator accelerates downward with an acceleration of 4.90 m/s2, what is the reading on the scale? a**06**N Newton’s 2nd Law mg A person on a scale rides in an elevator. If the mass of the person is 60.0 kg and the elevator accelerates upward with an acceleration of 4.90 m/s2, what is the reading on the scale? a**07**F Newton’s 2nd Law Kinematics An object of mass 6000 kg rests on the flatbed of a truck. It is held in place by metal brackets that can exert a maximum horizontal force of 9000 N. When the truck is traveling 15 m/s, what is the minimum stopping distance if the load is not to slide forward into the cab? vo m**08**T T Newton’s 2nd Law m2g m1g In the Atwood machine shown in the diagram, if m1 = 0.40 kg and m2 = 0.60 kg, what is the magnitude of the acceleration of the system? (Ignore friction and the mass of the pulley.) a m2 m1 mass 1 mass 2**09**Newton’s 2nd Law F f m A 10-kg box sitting on a horizontal surface is pulled by a 5.0-N force. A 3.0-N friction force retards the motion. What is the acceleration of the object?**10**T T Newton’s 2nd Law m2g m1g In the Atwood machine shown in the diagram, if m1 = 0.40 kg and m2 = 0.60 kg, what is the tension in the string? (Ignore friction and the mass of the pulley.) a m2 m1 mass 1 mass 2**11**Newton’s 2nd Law A student pulls a box of books on a smooth horizontal floor with a force of 100 N in a direction of 37° above the horizontal. If the mass of the box and the books is 40.0 kg, what is the acceleration of the box? F q m**12**37o 37o Vertical Forces q q T T W A traffic light of weight 100 N is supported by two ropes as shown in the diagram. What are the tensions in the ropes?**13**Newton’s 2nd Law F 2m m Two boxes of masses m and 2m are in contact with each other on a frictionless surface. A force F is applied to the smaller block as shown in the diagram. What is the acceleration of the more massive box? Both boxes move with the same acceleration**14**a Friction Newton’s 2nd Law fk An object slides on a level surface in the +x direction. It slows and comes to a stop with a constant acceleration of -2.45 m/s2. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the object and the floor? m**15**a fk Kinematics Newton’s 2nd Law Friction During a hockey game, a puck is given an initial speed of 10 m/s. It slides 50 m on the ice before it stops. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the puck and the ice? vo v = 0 x**16**a fk Kinematics Newton’s 2nd Law Friction During the investigation of a traffic accident, police find skid marks 90.0 m long. They determine the coefficient of friction between the car's tires and the roadway to be 0.500 for the prevailing conditions. Estimate the speed of the car when the brakes were applied. vo v = 0 x**17**m Newton’s 2nd Law Boxes of masses m and 3m are pulled to the right by a constant force F as shown in the diagram. The surface between the more massive box and the horizontal surface is smooth and the surface between the boxes is rough. If the less massive box does not slide on the more massive box, what is the static friction force acting on the less massive box? m F fs 3m**18**y N N q x q mg mg A 10-kg mass slides down a flat hill that makes an angle of 10° with the horizontal. If friction is negligible, what is the resultant force on the sled? Vector Addition q mg sin q**19**Normal Force Friction Newton’s 2nd Law y N fk x q mg An object with a mass m slides down a rough 37° inclined plane where the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.20. What is the acceleration of the object? q**20**Normal Force X Forces Static Friction y N fs x q mg An object is placed on an inclined plane. The angle of incline is gradually increased until the object begins to slide. The angle at which this occurs is θ. What is the coefficient of static friction between the object and the plane? q