Thursday
December 18, 2014

Homework Help: physics

Posted by AK on Tuesday, December 8, 2009 at 8:38pm.

A block of ice at 0C whose mass initially is m = 12.5 kg slides along a horizontal surface, starting at a speed vo = 4.10 m/s and finally coming to rest after traveling a distance d = 10.07 m. Compute the mass of ice melted as a result of the friction between the block and the surface. (Assume that all the heat generated owing to friction goes into the block of ice.)


i thought i had to use friction but it doesn't give me the coefficient of friction.

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Physics - A block of ice at 0 degrees C, whose mass is initially 40.0 kg, slides...
physics - A block of ice at 0C whose mass initially is m = 48.4 kg slides along...
physics - [20 pts] A 2.00 kg block is pushed against a spring with negligible ...
physics - An block of mass m , starting from rest, slides down an inclined plane...
physics - An block of mass m , starting from rest, slides down an inclined plane...
physics ( please help me) - A 2.00kg block is pushed against a spring with force...
physics - A block of mass m = 4 kg slides along a horizontal table when it ...
physics - The 2 kg block in Figure 7-25 slides down a frictionless curved ramp, ...
General Physics - The 5 kg block in the figure slides down a frictionless curved...
Physics - A bullet with a mass m=12.5 g and speed v=85.4 m/s is fired into a ...

Search
Members