Direction of Movement of the Elevator#

A 522 \(N\) student standing on a scale in an elevator notices that the scale reads 572 \(N\).

Part 1#

Which of the following statement is true about the motion of the student?

Answer Section#

  • The elevator is moving Downwards, with gravity.

  • You cannot tell if it is moving upward or downward.

  • The elevator is moving Upwards, against gravity.


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