# M1 and M2

Pro Problems > Physics > Motion and Forces > Linear Motion > Force## M1 and M2

A mass, m_{1}, accelerates at 3 m/s^{2} when a force, F, is applied. A second mass, m_{2}, accelerates at 1.0 m/s^{2} when F is applied to it.

- Find the value of the ratio m
_{1}/m_{2}. - Find the acceleration of the combined mass ( m
_{1}+ m_{2}) under the action of the force, F.

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