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May 1, 2016

# Posts by Papito

Total # Posts: 17

Physics
A trapeze artist, starting from rest, swings downward on the bar, lets go at the bottom of the swing, and falls freely to the net. An assistant, standing on the same platform as the trapeze artist, jumps from rest straight downward. Friction and air resistance are negligible...
May 8, 2007

Physics
The free-body diagram in the drawing shows the forces that act on a thin rod. The three forces are drawn to scale and lie in the plane of the screen. Are these forces sufficient to keep the rod in equilibrium, or are additional forces necessary f3 ' ' ' f1 ------&...
May 7, 2007

A uniform solid disk with a mass of 40.3 kg and a radius of 0.454 m is free to rotate about a frictionless axle. Forces of 90.0 N and 125 N are applied to the disk (a) What is the net torque produced by the two forces? (Assume counterclockwise is the positive direction (b) ...
May 7, 2007

physics
A trapeze artist, starting from rest, swings downward on the bar, lets go at the bottom of the swing, and falls freely to the net. An assistant, standing on the same platform as the trapeze artist, jumps from rest straight downward. Friction and air resistance are negligible...
May 7, 2007

Physics. Urgent help need!!
A baseball player hits a triple and ends up on third base. The baseball "diamond" is a square, each side with length 24.2 m, with home plate and the three bases on the four corners. What is the magnitude of his displacement? * I'm not familiar with the sport i ...
May 7, 2007

Physics
A car is traveling along a straight road at a velocity of +36.0 m/s when its engine cuts out. For the next ten seconds, the car slows down, and its average acceleration is 1. For the next five seconds, the car slows down further, and its average acceleration is 2. The velocity...
May 7, 2007

A 3.00 kHz tone is being produced by a speaker with a diameter of 0.175 m. The air temperature changes from 0 to 29°C. Assuming air to be an ideal gas, find the change in the diffraction angle My solution v directly proportional to sqrt T v = sqrt 302 =17.382 lambda = v/f...
May 6, 2007

A 3.00 kHz tone is being produced by a speaker with a diameter of 0.175 m. The air temperature changes from 0 to 29°C. Assuming air to be an ideal gas, find the change in the diffraction angle My solution v directly proportional to sqrt T v = sqrt 302 =17.382 lambda = v/f...
May 5, 2007

Distruive interference? Unless you put C in the line between A and B, this the asnwer is at infinity. Now on the line between A and B, the distance from A to C has to be an odd multiple of halfwavelength greater than C to B. Now, the distance between the speakers is two ...
May 4, 2007

Distruive interference? Unless you put C in the line between A and B, this the asnwer is at infinity. Now on the line between A and B, the distance from A to C has to be an odd multiple of halfwavelength greater than C to B. Now, the distance between the speakers is two ...
May 4, 2007

Physics urgent help needed
The pressure and volume of a gas are changed along a path ABCA in the figure. The vertical divisions on the graph represent 2.5 105 Pa, and the horizontal divisions represent 1.0 10-3 m3. Determine the work done (including algebraic sign) in each segment of the path. a. A to b...
April 25, 2007

Physics. Urgent help!!
The relative humidity is 55% on a day when the temperature is 30.0°C. Using the graph below, determine the number of moles of water vapor per cubic meter of air. on the graph, Vapor pressure of water is on the y-axis and temperature on the x-axis 30C cordinates with 4200 ...
April 25, 2007

Physics Urgent
A 3.2 kg block is hanging stationary from the end of a vertical spring that is attached to the ceiling. The elastic potential energy of this spring/mass sytem is 2.2 J. What is the elastic potential energy of the system when the 3.2 kg block is replaced by a 5.6 kg block? For ...
April 24, 2007

Physics. Urgent
A vertical spring with a spring constant of 450 N/m is mounted on the floor. From directly above the spring, which is unstrained, a 0.30 kg block is dropped from rest. It collides with and sticks to the spring, which is compressed by 3.0 cm in bringing the block to a momentary...
April 24, 2007

Physics
When an object of mass m1 is hung on a vertical spring and set into vertical simple harmonic motion, its frequency is 12 Hz. When another object of mass m2 is hung on the spring along with m1, the frequency of the motion is 4 Hz. Find the ratio m2/m1 of the masses. For ...
April 23, 2007

Physics
A rotating door is made from four rectangular glass panes, as shown in the drawing. The mass of each pane is 85 kg. A person pushes on the outer edge of one pane with a force of F = 63 N that is directed perpendicular to the pane. Determine the magnitude of the door's ...
April 22, 2007

Physics
A person's body is covered with 1.4 m2 of wool clothing. The thickness of the wool is 1.3 10-3 m. The temperature at the outside surface of the wool is 14°C, and the skin temperature is 36°C. How much heat per second does the person lose due to conduction? You have...
April 18, 2007

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