Answer to Question #20438 in Mechanics | Relativity for alex
Rory, Aurora and Raoul are three lions ﬁghting over a piece of meat of mass 12
kg. Each lion exerts a horizontal pull. Rory pulls with a force of 800 N. Aurora,
who is 120 degrees to Rory’s right, exerts a force of 400 N. Raoul is 140 degrees to Rory’s left.
The meat accelerates in Rory’s direction.
(a) Find the force which Raoul is exerting.
(b) Find the magnitude of the acceleration.