Answer to Question #1229 in Mechanics | Relativity for raul castillo
A 1250kg car is pulling a 325kg trailer. Together, the car and the trailer have an acceleration of 2.15 m/sec[sup]2[/sup].
Determine the net force on the car-trailer combination.
What is the net force on the trailer?
The net force is F = (m + M)a = (1250 + 325)*2.15 = 3386.25 N.