Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 7 - Linear Momentum - Questions: 20

Answer

The weight of the passengers must be balanced to keep the plane's center of gravity in the correct place.

Work Step by Step

For a small plane, where the passengers make up a significant fraction of the total mass, they may be told to sit in certain seats to keep the plane balanced.
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