Two people, one of mass 70 kg and the other of mass 60 kg, sit in a rowboat of mass 80 kg. With the boat initially at rest, the two people, who have been sitting at opposite ends of the boat, 3.0 m apart from each other, exchange seats. How far will the boat move?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 24, 2018, 6:17 pm ad1c9bdddf
Let the origin be the center of the boat. Originally, the center of ...
This solution is comprised of the simple calculations necessary to find this answer.