Problem: A tandem (two-person) bicycle team must overcome a force of 170 N to maintain a speed of 8.50 m/s .You may want to review (Pages 189 - 191). For related problemsolving tips and strategies, you may want to view a Video Tutor Solution of A "power climb".Find the power required per rider, assuming that each contributes equally.Express your answer in watts.Express your answer in horsepower.

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A tandem (two-person) bicycle team must overcome a force of 170 N to maintain a speed of 8.50 m/s .

You may want to review (Pages 189 - 191).

For related problemsolving tips and strategies, you may want to view a Video Tutor Solution of A "power climb".

Find the power required per rider, assuming that each contributes equally.Express your answer in watts.

Express your answer in horsepower.

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