Total # Posts: 212
a car which weight is 1000N is travelling at 90kmn/hr and come to rest in a distance of 50m after applying the brakes. assume uniform acceleration, calculate how large its stopping force was exerted by the friction between the wheel and the road.
December 16, 2015
a 6.5 ounce can of tuna for $1.39 or a 3 ounce can of tuna for $0.65. the 6.5 ounce can of tuna costs ________ the 3 ounce can of tuna costs __________ the ______ ounce can of tuna is the better buy
December 9, 2015
A particle P of mass 7kg is suspended by two inextensible strings AP,BP of lengths 40cm and 75cm respectively. The ends, AP of the strings are attached to two point at the same level, whose distance apart is 85cm. Find angle APB and the magnitude of the tensions in the strings...
October 6, 2015
A dead dog of mass 2.2 kg and an initial speed of 5.5 m.s-1 slides along a rough horizontal surface and stops after travelling 4.2 m. calculate the frictional force between the dog and the surface (Think of the work the friction has to do to stop the dog the Ek of the ...
October 4, 2015
A man takes a 500km trip in his car, He rotates his tyres (four on the car and one spare) so that in the end of the trip each tyre has been used for the same number of kilometres. How many kilometres did each tyre cover?
August 28, 2015
In Fahrenheit 451, what pages are these words found on? I really need help just with this. It would be nice to help me out. Here are the words. Part 1: Abruptly, intact Part 2: certitude, darkling, dispersing, linguists, moor, televisors Part 3: scuttling
July 12, 2015
gn elastic cord can be stretched to its elastic limit by a load of 2N. if a 35cm length of the cord is extended 0.6cm by a force of 0.5N, what will be the length of the cord whem the stretching force is 2.5N
May 28, 2015
A diver on a platform 40 feet in height jumps upward with an initial velocity of 5ft/s. His height in h feet after t seconds is given by the function h=-16t^2+5t+50. a. What is his maximum height? I got 50.39 b. How long will it take him to reach the surface of the water? h=-...
March 25, 2015
I have the same problem as Marita. Can someone tell us what equation to use. Horizon has a cell phone plan for $28.00 per month plus $.30 per minute with unlimited anytime network minutes and a free flip phone for new customers. How do I put this in an equation. Sprint has a ...
March 8, 2015
state the precision of the measured quantities 1. 0.07 m 2. 908 s 3. 7.60 L 4. 0.005 0 mm answers: 1. 0.01 m 2. 1 s 3. 0.01 L 4. 0.0001 mm i do not understand this , please explain it to me
February 4, 2015
a heavy freight train made a trip of 360 miles, running part of the distance at 54 miles an hour and the rest at 48 miles an hour. if the entire trip took 7 hours, find the distance traveled at each rate
February 2, 2015
Camp Oaks gets 32 boxes of orange juice and 56 boxes o apple juice.Each shelf in the cupboard can hold 8 boxes of juice. What is the least number o shelves needed for all the juice boxes?
January 21, 2015
A. "Solve for w: (6w+1)/5≠2. Describe the solution in set notation." First I must find what number to substitute for "w" that WILL equal 2, correct? Then, determine the numbers that won't (I assume there will be far more of these)? What would be ...
January 14, 2015
'Imagine there is a tank of unknown gas that contains 53.31% carbon, 11.18% hydrogen, and 35.51% oxygen by mass. At 35.0 °C and 0.455 bar, 2.00 L of the gas has a mass of 3.20 g. Using this information, answer the following questions. a.) What is the empirical formula ...
October 27, 2014
The machining center at a production facility has three lathes of differing ages and thus precision. The oldest, machine A, produces finished units of product of which 88% are good, 8% are blemished, and 4% unusable. Machine B produces 92% good, 6% blemished, and 2% unusable. ...
September 12, 2014
A wind is blowing with a speed of 50 mph is a direction 40 degrees west of north. What is the westerly component of the wind's velocity? What is the northerly component of this velocity?
September 8, 2014
A reference calls for the use of "one litre of 0.1 molar acetate buffer pH 5.2 Calculate the amounts of sodium acetate and acetic acid required to make up this buffer, given that for acetic acid Ka = 1.8 x 10-5
August 16, 2014
English III (11th grade)
Lana woke up, curled in a corner of the seat at the back of the train. She lifted the shade to see that the sun had hidden itself in a bank of clouds fluffy as the eiderdown her mother had wrapped her in as a child. Her darling Ted, a military man with a distinguished career, ...
May 12, 2014
The point charges in Figure 17.41 are located at the corners of an equilateral triangle 25.0 cm on a side, where qb = +12.0 µC and qc = -4.50 µC. (Assume that the +x-axis is directed to the right.) (a) Find the electric field at the location of qa. Magnitude ? N/C ...
March 24, 2014
The Megabuck Hospital Corp. is to build a state-subsidized nursing home catering to homeless patients as well as high-income patients. State regulations require that every subsidized nursing home must house a minimum of 760 homeless patients and no more than 1100 high-income ...
March 8, 2014
VERY URGENT- A kicked ball takes off at 25m/s at an angle with the ground. If the goal is 50m away and the horizontal bar is 3.44m above the ground, what must be the elevation angle for the kicker to score a goal?
February 26, 2014
From a survey of 100 college students, a marketing research company found that 65 students owned iPods, 35 owned cars, and 25 owned both cars and iPods. (a) How many students owned either a car or an iPod (but not both)?
January 14, 2014
I am having a bit of trouble with this one. A safety harness is connected to a cable with a report breaking stress of 800MNm-2. What mass could be hung from a harness if the diameter of the cable was 6mm?
October 19, 2013
2 balls of clay , the first of mass 0.5kg,the other of mass 0.75kg approach each other ,each travels with a velocity of 0.5m\s,after the collision they stick together,what is the total energy after collision .Obtain the coefficient of restitution.
June 3, 2013
Estimate the percentage savings in the fuel bill if the thermostat is set back from 68 degrees F to 50 degrees F for 12 hours of the day, and left at 68 degrees F for the other 12 hours, assuming an outside temperature of 15 degrees F all day.
April 26, 2013
A track of mass 1000 kg travelling on a straight level road accelerates from a speed of 10 m/s to a speed of 30 m/s in 12 seconds. Given that the engine of the track exerts a constant pull of magnitude P N and that there is a constant resistance to motion of 200 N, find the ...
April 17, 2013
The solution is about the number of divisors of each number from 1 to 99 and we will exclude 100 as he said they should be positive integers. so we will add them to get 473. A quick formula to calculate the number of divisors is for example 18=2^1 * 3^2 then no.of divisors ...
April 2, 2013
Physics 11 - Dynamics
While standing on a horizontal frictionless surface a 50.0 kg student pushes against a wall with an average force of 125 N to the right for 0.110 s. Calculate the velocity of this student at 1.110 s. My answer: Vf = 0.275 m/s My solutions book has Vf = -0.275 m/s OR 0.275 m/s ...
March 19, 2013
A man jumps from a great height and falls freely to the Earth. Another man jumps from the same height 1 s later. How much are the two men separated by, 2 s after the second man jumps? I'm not sure exactly how to tackle this question. I'm sure I'm making it more ...
March 13, 2013
A block of mass 2 kg is connected to a freely hanging block of mass 4 kg by a light and inextensible string which passes over pulley at the edge of a table. The 2 kg mass is on the surface of the table assumed to be smooth. Calculate the acceleration of the system and the ...
January 12, 2013
A person pulls a crate with 120 N of force against 100 N of friction a distance of 5 meters. Find the energy the person expends pulling the crate, the amount of energy converted to heat via friction, and the increase in the kinetic energy of the crate.
November 20, 2012
ap chemistry :(
consider the reaction C6H14 + 9.5O2 yields 6CO2 + &H2) at constant pressure. which response is true? 1. work may be done on or by the system as the reaction occurs, depending upon the temperature. 2. work is done on the system as the reaction occurs. 3. no work is done as the ...
October 18, 2012
Assuming that accelerations is constant, Given: a=15 ms^-2, s=14.1 m Applying kinematics equation, v^2 = u^2 + 2as Find for u since v is 0, u= sqrt(2 x -15 x -14.1) = 20.78 Solve for t, s= ut + 0.5at^2 14.1= 20.78t + 0.5(15)t^2 //Solve quadratic eqn for t t= 0.564(Ans), -3.33(...
October 8, 2012