# Posts by arriell

Total # Posts: 9

**physicss**

How long will it take a 2.30 x 10^3 kg truck to go from 22.2 m/s to a complete stop if acted on by a force of -1.26 x 10^4 N? what would be its stopping distance?

*November 2, 2009*

**physiccs**

a rocket that has consumed all of its fuel continues to move upward slowed mostly by the force of gravity. If the rocket's mass is 75.0 g and it takes 1.2 sec for the rocket to stop, what is the change in the rocket's momentum? what is the rockets stopping distance?

*November 2, 2009*

**PHYS**

the water in a swimming pool transfers 1.09 x 10^10 J of energy as heat to the cool night air. If the temp of the water, which has a specific heat capacity of 4186 J/kg x °C, decreases by 5.0°C, what is the mass of the water in the pool?

*November 1, 2009*

**PHYsics**

the temp of air in a foundry increases when molten metals cool and solidify. Suppose a 45 x 10^6 J of energy is added to the surrounding air by the solidifying metal. The air's temp increases by 55 °C, and the air has a specific heat capacity of 1.0 x 10^3 J/kg x °...

*November 1, 2009*

**physicss**

A 0.190 kg piece of copper is heated and fashioned into a bracelet. The amount of energy transferred as heat to the copper is 6.62 x 10^4 J. If the specific heat of copper is 387 J/kg x °C, what is the change in temp of the copper?

*November 1, 2009*

**physics**

a girl pulls a 12.0 kg wagon along by exerting a force of 15.0 N on the wagons handle, which makes an angle of 20.0 degrees with the horizontal. Friction provides a force of 11.0 N in the opposite direction. How long does it take for the wagon, which is initially at rest, to ...

*November 1, 2009*

**phys**

the 300-series shinkansen train of japan has aluminum cars, so that it can reach high speeds more easily. ten of the sixteen cars of a 300-series train have their own 300.0 kW motors, one for each of their four axles. What is the work done by one car's four motors during 25s?

*October 26, 2009*

**physics**

A rain cloud contains 2.66 x 10^7 kg of water vapor. How long will it take for a 2.00 kW pump to raise the same amount of water to the cloud's altitude, 2.00 km?

*October 26, 2009*

**physics**

A rain cloud contains 2.66 x 10^7 kg of water vapor. How long will it take for a 2.00 kW pump to raise the same amount of water to the cloud's altitude, 2.00 km?

*October 26, 2009*

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