A hockey player accelerates a puck of 0.167 kg from rest to 50 m/s in 0.0121 sec. Determine the acceleration of the puck and the force applied by the hockey stick

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Force is given by the product of mass and acceleration. A force applied to an object results in a change in its velocity.

Here, the initial velocity of the puck is 0 m/s. When the...

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