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Which vehicle experiences greater acceleration greater? The Honda experiences greater de-acceleration because it has less mass. Newton’s 2nd law (F=ma) can be rewritten to read a=F/m. For the same force the acceleration is inversely proportional to the mass.

## What vehicle will experience the greater force of impact?

When two vehicles moving at the same rate of speed are involved in a collision, the vehicle that weighs less will take the greater impact; the larger and heavier the vehicle, the greater the energy and momentum.

## Which experiences the greater change in momentum?

The momentum change is dependent upon the velocity change; the object with the greatest velocity change has the greatest momentum change.

## Which truck experiences the greatest change in momentum?

experiences the greatest change in momentum? Explain. Since both vehicles have the same mass and they have the same change in velocity (from the same constant velocity to not moving) they will have the same change in momentum.

## Which vehicle undergoes the greater change in its motion explain your answer?

Which vehicle undergoes the greater change in its motion, and why? — same force on each; bike undergoes greater change in motion because of its much smaller mass 58.

## Which vehicle experiences the greater change in acceleration A car B truck C both D none?

(c) As acceleration = force/mass, and force on each vehicle is same, acceleration As mass of car is smaller, therefore, acceleration of car is greater than the acceleration of the truck.

## What is the relationship between acceleration and force?

The acceleration is directly proportional to the net force; the net force equals mass times acceleration; the acceleration in the same direction as the net force; an acceleration is produced by a net force.

## Which car A or B experiences the greatest change in momentum?

In which case (A or B) is the change in momentum the greatest? Explain. Case A has the greatest momentum change. The momentum change is dependent upon the velocity change; the object with the greatest velocity change has the greatest momentum change.

## When a large truck collides with a small car which vehicle experiences a larger force the truck or the car?

Both vehicles experience the same magnitude of force; there- fore the lightweight car experiences the greater acceleration. The greater force exerted on the truck gives it the greater ac- celeration.

## Which cart will experience the greatest change in momentum during the collision?

A hummer and a VW Beetle travelling at equal speeds have head-on collision. Which vehicle will experience the greatest change in momentum? Justify your answer. The Beetle would have the greatest change in momentum because this car has a lesser mass, causing it to travel at a faster velocity after the collision.

## Which truck will experience the greatest acceleration?

Even though the forces are equal in magnitude on the two trucks, the smaller truck experiences the greater acceleration. The change in velocity of the driver will be the same as the truck in which he/she is riding.

## Which object experiences the greatest acceleration?

According to Newton’s second law, when the same force is applied to two objects of different masses, a. the object with greater mass will experience a great acceleration and the object with less mass will experience an even greater acceleration.

## Which vehicle is likely to suffer more damage and why a car B truck C both D none?

(c) Mass and acceleration are inversely proportional to each other. Therefore, car experiences greater acceleration due to its smaller mass. (d) Due to its smaller mass or opposition to the force exerted on it, the car is likely to suffer more damage than the truck.

## Which vehicle would undergo greater change in its motion dump truck or Honda Civic?

According to Newton’s 3^{rd} law, the force is the same for both vehicles! Which vehicle experiences greater acceleration greater? The Honda experiences greater de-acceleration because it has less mass.

## What is the law of acceleration?

According to Newton s Second Law of Motion, also known as the Law of Force and Acceleration, a force upon an object causes it to accelerate according to the formula net force = mass x acceleration. So the acceleration of the object is directly proportional to the force and inversely proportional to the mass.

## What is the impact of mass on acceleration if the same force is applied?

The greater the mass of an object, the less it will accelerate when a given force is applied. For example, doubling the mass of an object results in only half as much acceleration for the same amount of force.