Emma L.

asked • 11/06/20

What does the scale read?

A person stands on a scale inside an elevator at rest (see the figure below). The scale reads W = 752 N.

What is the person's mass?

The elevator accelerates upward momentarily at the rate of a = 3 m/s2. What does the scale read then?

The elevator then moves with a steady speed of 6 m/s. What does the scale read now?

1 Expert Answer

By:

Still looking for help? Get the right answer, fast.

Ask a question for free

Get a free answer to a quick problem.
Most questions answered within 4 hours.

OR

Find an Online Tutor Now

Choose an expert and meet online. No packages or subscriptions, pay only for the time you need.