Total # Posts: 102
A skipper on a boat notices wave crests passing his anchor chain every 9 s. He estimates the distance between wave crests to be 15 m. He also correctly estimates the speed of the waves. What is this speed? Wavelenght* frequency= wave speed remember that frequency here is 1wave...
November 5, 2006
A car crashes into a wall at 20 m/s and is brought to rest in 0.1 s. Calculate the average force exerted on a 75 kg test dummy by the seat belt. Force*time= change in momentum mv solve for force.
September 27, 2006