Friday
July 25, 2014

Homework Help: PHYSICS

Posted by Brittany on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 8:28pm.

Two cars lost in a blinding snowstorm are traveling across a large field, each thinking they are on the road, as shown in the figure on the left. They collide. If the distance x is 150 meters and the red car is travelling at 19.1 mph, how fast to the nearest hundredth of a mph was the blue car travelling? (As unlikely as this event seems it actually happened to the problem author's wife.)
-The angle on the bottom left hand corner is the red car and it is 45 degrees; the angle on the bottom right hand corner of the triangle is the blue car and it is 60 degrees

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Physics - Two cars lost in a blinding snowstorm are traveling across a large ...
physics - Two cars lost in a blinding snow storm are traveling across a large ...
Physics - Two cars lost in a blinding rainstorm are traveling across a large ...
physics - Two cars are driving toward each other on a straight and level road in...
PHYSICS-STUCK - A rectangular field is 1.5 km long and 700 m wide. An asphalt ...
Physics - Two identical cars (m = 1350 kg) are traveling at the same speed of 28...
Physics - Two identical cars (m = 1350 kg) are traveling at the same speed of 23...
college physics - Two cars of equal mass are traveling as shown in the figure ...
college physics - Two cars of equal mass are traveling as shown in the figure ...
physics - Two cars are driving toward each other on a straight, flat Kansas road...

Search
Members