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PhysicsCollege PhysicsA swan on a lake gets airborne by flapping its wings and running on top of the water. (a) If the swan must reach a velocity of 6.00 m/s 2 , to take off and it accelerates from rest at an average rate of 0.350 m/s 2 , how far will it travel before becoming airborne? (b) How long does this take?Start your trial now! First week only $4.99!*arrow_forward*

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ISBN: 9781938168000

Chapter 2, Problem 31PE

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A swan on a lake gets airborne by flapping its wings and running on top of the water. (a) If the swan must reach a velocity of 6.00 m/s^{2}, to take off and it accelerates from rest at an average rate of 0.350 m/s^{2}, how far will it travel before becoming airborne? (b) How long does this take?

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