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Physics- Coulomb's Law
1) Particles of charge Q1 = +77 µC, Q2 = +44 µC, and Q3 = -80 µC are placed in a line. The center one (Q2) is 0.35 m from each of the others. Calculate the net force on Q1 and Q2 due to the other charges. a) Force on Q1 Magnitude b) Force on Q2 Magnitude 2) A...
April 29, 2013
After one month at a new job you decide to save $50. Each month you plan to increase your savings by five dollars. a.)Write an explicit formula to model the amount you will save each month. b.)How much will you save in the seventh month?
February 25, 2013
A constant force is exerted for a short time interval on a cart that is initially at rest on an air track. This force gives the cart a certain final speed. Suppose we repeat the experiment but, instead of starting from rest, the cart is already moving with constant speed in ...
January 29, 2013
When a driver brakes an automobile, friction between the brake disks and the brake pads converts part of the car's translational kinetic energy to internal energy. If a 1500 kg automobile traveling at 42 m/s comes to a halt after its brakes are applied, how much can the ...
January 13, 2013
I asked for help on a question yesterday and I got really good help and I was wondering if someone could help with this problem too. This is the question: Find an equation of the line through the point (1,3) that cuts off the least area from the first quadrant. My work on the ...
November 12, 2006
I have several problems that I don't know how to do. I will post one now and hope that someone can help me. The problem is: A cylinder made of playing dough with dimensions h=10cm, and r=1cm, is being stretched from both ends. (a) If V is the volume of the dough and during...
November 12, 2006