Fundamentals of Physics Extended (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 1-11823-072-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-11823-072-5

Chapter 5 - Force and Motion-I - Problems: 97d

Answer

$2.2 m/s^2$

Work Step by Step

Since F = ma and we found that the magnitude of the force is $\sqrt(5) = 2.2 N$ then we need to divide this by the mass of the body to find the acceleration. The mass is 1kg so 2.2N/1kg = 2.2 $m/s^2$
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