Friday
August 29, 2014

Homework Help: physics

Posted by Meghan on Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 3:39pm.

A person stands on a bathroom scale in a motionless elevator. When the elevator begins to move, the scale briefly reads only 0.71 of the person's regular weight. Calculate the acceleration of the elevator, and find the direction of acceleration.

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

physics - A person stands on a bathroom scale on a motionless elevator. When the...
Phys - A person stands on a bathroom scale in a motionless elevator. When the ...
physic - A person stands on a bathroom scale in a motionless elevator begins to ...
Physics - When I asked my teacher for help he told me this This is a logical ...
physics - a person stands on a bathroom scale in a motionless elevator. when the...
physics 12 - dynamics - Hi, I'm just confused as to what steps to take in order ...
physics - An 800 N man stands on a scale in a motionless elevator. When the ...
Physics - You stand on a bathroom scale that rests on the floor of an elevator. ...
physics - Apparent Weight. A physics student weighing 600 N stands on a bathroom...
Physics - A 160lb person steps into an elevator and stands on a bathroom scale...

Search
Members