Classical Mechanics

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Muzzle Velocity

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A $7.50\text{ g}$ bullet is pushed down a $10.5\text{ cm}$ handgun barrel by the expanding gasses released from combustion of the gunpowder. The bullet exits the muzzle traveling $353\text{ m/s}$.

What was the average force the gasses exerted on the bullet?