An object in space is initially stationary relative to the Earth. Then, a force begins acting on the object, starting with a force of 0 N, and increasing at a uniform rate until the magnitude of the force is 56 N after the force has acted for 10 s. The body has a mass of 15 kg...
January 30, 2015
A 64.3 kg astronaut is on a space walk when the tether line to the shuttle breaks. The astronaut is able to throw a 10.0 kg oxygen tank in a direction away from the shuttle with a speed of 11.9 m/s, propelling the astronaut back to the shuttle. Assuming that the astronaut ...
January 26, 2015
Biosynthesis of proteins from amino acids is an energy driven condensation process (ÄH = + 10 kJ/mol) requiring energy input in the form of ATP. In an experiment, 0.4 mol of amino acids reacted to give a polypeptide and some ATP was consumed. a) explain how biosynthesis ...
April 13, 2014
The figure below shows the circular wave fronts emitted by two sources. Make a table with rows labeled P, Q, and R and columns labeled r1, r2, Δr, and C/D. Fill in the table for points P, Q and R, giving distances as multiples of λ and indicating, with a C or a D, ...
December 9, 2012
A 4.55 kg object is released from rest while fully submerged in a liquid. The liquid displaced by the submerged object has a mass of 3.20 kg. How far and in what direction does the object move in 0.200 s, assuming that it moves freely and that the drag force on it from the ...
December 1, 2012
A 2000 kg car is rolling at 2.0 m/s. You would like to stop the car by firing a 12 kg blob of sticky clay at it. How fast should you fire the clay? i keep getting 25.8 but apparently that isn't right so i'm at a loss
November 4, 2012
An 76 kg construction worker sits down 2.0 m from the end of a 1440 kg steel beam to eat his lunch. The cable supporting the beam is rated at 15,000 N. Should the worker be worried? Determine the tension in the cable. i.imgur. com/Qfhkd. gif I can't figure it out.. I know ...
October 21, 2012
The forces in the figure below are acting on a 2.1 kg object. Find the values of ax and ay, the x and y components of the acceleration. i.imgur. com/nNz9m. png this is one of the last problems on my homework that i just do not understand.. can someone please explain it to me? ...
September 28, 2012
looking at this h nmr spectra of 4 isomeric alcohols with the formula c5h12o, make a suitable structure for each spectrum and assign h nmr signals for each H in the molecule i.imgur. com/MTHt3. png
September 15, 2012
How many grams of formic acid, HCOOH, must be added to 0.270L of 0.180M sodium formate, HCOONa, to yield a buffer solution with a pH of 4.20? Assume no volume change. Ka of HCOOH= 5.010^-4
April 30, 2012
A stock solution is prepared by adding 20mL of 0.2M Na3PO4 to enough water to make 80mL. What is the Na+ concentration of 20mL of the stock solution? I am thinking .012: a) .02 times .2 = .004 b).004 times 3 = .012 (for each Na in the molecule) Seems too simple
March 29, 2012
What volume of water would be required to dissolve 1 g of BaF2? mass of BaF2 is 1.31 g and it dissolves in 1 L of water. The answer is 0.763. Can someone please explain how they got this?
June 11, 2011
whats figurative language? Check this site for a great explanation and examples. http://volweb.utk.edu/school/bedford/harrisms/1poe.htm Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. If you are seeking a definition for "figurative language" it is used to create ...
April 13, 2007
limit calc question
2 questions!!! 1. Limit X approaching A (X^1/3-a^1/3)/ x-a 2. LiMIT x approaching 0 (1/3+x 1/3) /x On the first, would it help to write the denominator (x-a) as the difference of two cubes ((x^1/3 cubed - a^1/3 cubed) second. use LHopitals rule. Take the derivative of ...
March 2, 2007