Physics :(( help please TT

posted by on .

If you've ever watched sailing, you will sometimes see a sailor hanging off the side of the boat, for example in this shot from the movie "The Thomas Crown Affair." Eventually, of course, the sailboat tips over so far that a person cannot keep it balanced. Consider an idealized model of a small sailboat where the boat is a point. We'll model the mast and sails as a 14 meter long uniform rod with total mass 400 kg. Our sailor will be modeled as a 100 kg point mass on the massless boom that extends 4 meters from the boat at a right angle to the sail. If θ is the angle between the mast and the horizontal axis, at what θ in degrees will the sailor be unable to keep the boat upright even if he is sitting at the end of the boom?

• Physics :(( help please TT - ,

60

• Physics :(( help please TT - ,

how did you do it

• Physics :(( help please TT - ,

Right answer please

• Physics :(( help please TT - ,

the answer is less than 60.

• Physics :(( help please TT - ,

cheaters here will be suspended at brilliant.

• Physics :(( help please TT - ,

81.87 is the answer.. :) promise!!!!

• Physics :(( help please TT - ,

thanxxxxxxx hero.........

• Physics :(( help please TT - ,

LOL its 80.8 don't listen to your hero

Answer This Question

 First Name: School Subject: Answer:

Related Questions

More Related Questions

Post a New Question