Home » Ask Physics » Calculating Unknown Mass

Calculating Unknown Mass

Ricardo ,of mass 80 kg , and carmelita , who is lighter , are enjoing lake merced at dusk in a 30 kg canoe . When the canoe is at rest in the placid water ,they exchange seats which are 3m apart and symmetrically located with respect to canoe center . Ricardo notices that canoe moves 40cm relative to submerged log during the exchange and calculate carmelitas mass ,which she has not told him . What is it? (Piyush posted)

Visitors So Far @ AskPhysics

  • 2,094,496 hits

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 4,003 other subscribers

askphysics@Twitter

  • Check out Mathew Abraham’s video! #TikTok > https://t.co/T50V2XAyhC
    about 3 weeks ago
%d bloggers like this: