A 35 kg child is standing in a 70 kg boat resting on the water. The child jumps

A 35 kg child is standing in a 70 kg boat resting on the water. The child jumps forward, away from the boat, pushing with a force of 500 N. After the jump, the boat moves backward.
What does this scenario show?
A. The boat does not exert a force to balance the 500 N force, causing the boat to move.
B. The water creates a frictionless surface, causing the boat to move without an action force.
C. The boat has a greater mass than the child but reacts to an action force.
D. The water beneath the boat absorbs the 500 N force but keeps the boat afloat.


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