Two people start from rest at the same point. One walks east at 3 mi/h and the other walks northeast at 2 mi/h. How fast is the distance between the people changingg after 15 minutes?
A lighthouse is located on a small island 3 km away from the nearest point P on a straight shoreline and its light makes four revolutions per minute. How fast is the beam of light moving along the shoreline when it is 1 km from P?
A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 1 m higher than the bow of the boat. If the rope is pulled in at a rate of 1 m/s, how fast is the boat approaching the dock when it is 8 m from the dock?
A spotlight on the ground shines on a wall 12 m away. If a man 2 m tall walks from the spotlight toward the building at a speed of 1.6 m/s, how fast is the length of his shadow on the building decreasing when he is 4 m from the building?
Suppose you have $9000 to invest and you invest part of it ($×) in a high risk venture at 11.5% per annum and the remainder with the bank at 4.5% per annum, both for one year. 1) write an algebraic expression for the amount of money invested at 4.5% 2) write an algebraic...
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On a curved roadway of radius 100m, the suggested speed is 35mph(approximately 16m/s). What must the coefficient of friction be between a car's tires and the road for the car to safely negotiate the curve at the posted speed?
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the initial velocity of a 4 kg box is 11 m/s, due west. after the box slides 4 m horizontally its speed is 1.5 m/s. determine the magnitude and the direction of the non conservative force acting on the box as it slides.
A plane has an airspeed of 200 miles per hour and a heading of 28.0°. The ground speed of the plane is 207 miles per hour, and its true course is in the direction of 38.0°. Find the speed and direction of the air currents, assuming they are constants. (Round your answe...
# 1.44 (1 pts.) Dr. Green is an admitting psychologist at a psychiatric hospital. Unfortunately, every client she interviews receives the diagnosis of schizophrenia. Dr. Green's diagnostic system ignores A) reliability. B) variance. C) base rates. D) treatment potential. #...