# 10 daN

## English translation: 100 Newton (100 nt or 100 N)

 04:01 Jan 8, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
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 Spanish term or phrase: 10 daN This is a value for the speed or force with which a door hits an object
 English translation:100 Newton (100 nt or 100 N) Explanation:It's a force, not a speed. "daN" - dekanewton "da" means 10 (deka) "N" = Newton (US: "nt") 10 x 10 nt = 100 nt or 100 N The SI unit of force is the newton [N = kg·m/s2]. (link nr 2)
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Uwe Kirmse
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na100 Newton (100 nt or 100 N)
 Uwe Kirmse

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100 Newton (100 nt or 100 N)

Explanation:
It's a force, not a speed.

"daN" - dekanewton

"da" means 10 (deka)
"N" = Newton (US: "nt")

10 x 10 nt = 100 nt
or 100 N

The SI unit of force is the newton [N = kg·m/s2]. (link nr 2)

Reference: http://www.chemie.fu-berlin.de/chemistry/general/units.html
Reference: http://www.hypertextbook.com/physics/mechanics/newton-second...
 Uwe KirmseLocal time: 05:11Native speaker of: GermanPRO pts in pair: 8

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