Is this antithesis? "...like rain, except its not raining..." "Like a radio or something, but its not a radio..." "...all very civilized, except this isn't civilization." examples taken from The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
January 17, 2013
A car (mass 920 kg) drives up a hill (height 328 m) in 143 seconds. At the bottom of the hill, it has a speed of 24 m/s, but at the top, it has slowed down to 14 m/s. Neglecting friction, what is the average engine power?
October 27, 2010