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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
Assume the two planes are heading 'towards P'. For now, let's not get too wound up about the x and y aspects. We'll always 'know' the two places are at right angles to each other. First let's create two equations that represent the 'location'...
September 9, 2012
a wheel is making 300rev/min about its center, calculate the angular velocity of any point on the wheel about the center. also find the speed of a point at a distance of 2cm from the center.
June 24, 2012
at a given instant two cars are at distances 300 and 400m from the point of intersection O oftwo straight roads crossing at a right angle and are approaching O at uniform speeds of 20 and 40m/s respectively. find the shortest distance between the cars and the time taken to ...
June 24, 2012
two ships are steaming in opposite directions at 30 and 40km/h respectively, and when they are directly abeam a shot is fired from one. if the gun at rest gives a muzzle velocity of 800m/s. find the direction in which it must be fired to hit the other ship. gravity being ...
June 24, 2012
How do you
Write the standard equation for the circle center (6, 8), that passes through (0, 0). How would someone do this? I have been looking through all my notes from class and I dont understand how to do it.
May 3, 2012
A park maintenance person stands 16 m from a circular monument. Assume that her lines of sight form tangents to the monument and make an angle of 47°. What is the measure of the arc of the monument that her lines of sight intersect? Please don't just answer it tel me ...
May 3, 2012
yo wazzup so can you guys help me with this one problem? Thanks a bunch! Problem: Draw a circle whose center is at (1,2) so that the point (1,5) is a point on the circle. What is the circumference of the circle. I don't get those problems!
April 25, 2012
A rectangular piece of cardboard measures 17cm by 14cm. Strips of equal width are cut off one side and one end. The area of the remaining piece is 108cm^2. Find the width of the strips removed.
October 28, 2011
Scientists performed an experiment to determine whether there is a connection between learning ability and food. They took two groups of 20 mice each, all from the same purebred strain. The mice were deprived of food for 3 days and then given a standard learning session in ...
October 23, 2011
free will baptiste
i am trying to help my daughter with home work but dont understand question. Show 30, Broken Key is 3. Show several ways. if am able to solve one i can help her to the rest.
September 28, 2011
Light falls on a photoelectric surface that has a work function of 2.90 eV. If the voltage required to stop the ejected electrons is 0.210 V, what is the wavelength of the incident radiation?
May 10, 2011
some study guide questions i am stumped on 1 uncertainty about the future is likely to a increase current spending b either increase or decrease c decrease current spending d no impact on current spending think it's d 2 as the general price level increases the amount of ...
April 15, 2011
a) Aluminum Chloride has a universal indicator color of red and the Ph of 4.0 b) Sodium Carbonate has a universal indicator color of violet and the Ph of 9.5. c) Ammonium Acetate has a universal indicator color of green and the Ph of 7.5 For the following salts give an ...
March 15, 2011
Uniform rod of weight 10N and length 5m is supported by ropes from points P and Q. The rope at P is attached 1.0m from end M and the rope at Q is attached 0.25m from end O. find the tensions Tp and Tq
February 24, 2011
you will first of all conevert km/h to m/s which is 105 multiply 1000 then divide by 3600= 29.7. use the formula f= ma. 1250 multiply by 9.8=12250 then use formula for work w=f multiply by distance w=12250 multiply by 29.7=363825J.
February 23, 2011
A car travels 2.06 km in the x-direction, then turns left 70.3 degrees to the original direction and travels an additional distance of 4.23 km. Calculate the x component of the cars net displacement. Let : d1 = 2.06 km, theta = 70.3 degrees , and d2 = 4.23 km.
February 1, 2011
A 5.1 kg object initially at rest at the origin is subjected to the time-varying force shown in Figure P5.25, with the vertical axis in 4 N increments. What is the object's velocity at t = 6 s?
December 6, 2010
Probability and Statistics
Can someone tell me what formula I should use? The number of milligrams of tar in filtered and unfiltered cigarettes is being compared. The following cigarettes are pulled to be part of the samples: Filtered: bunch of data Unfiltered: bunch of data The first question is create...
November 30, 2010
A popular casino in Windsor estimates that the chance that someone sitting at one of their Black Jack tables has a 0.35 probability of winning a given hand. Assume that all games played are independent. a. Isaac decides to play until his first win, and bets $50 per game. When ...
November 24, 2010
Can anyone point me in the right direction? I need to know which play made the line Drama Kings and Queens unite!. I have tried using several search engines with no avail. Just a hint at the author would be good.
November 9, 2010
If it takes three "breaths" to blow up a balloon to 1.2 L, and each breath supplies the balloon with 0.060 moles of exhaled air, how many moles of air are in a 3.0 L balloon? i am trying to use v1/n1=v2/n2 but i am stuck, can u help? thank you
October 15, 2010
1. You have gone back in time and are working with Dalton on a table of relative masses. Following are his data: 0.602g gas A reacts with 0.295g gas B 0.172g gas B reacts with 0.401g gas C 0.320g gas A reacts with 0.374g gas C a) Assuming simplest formulas (AB,BC,AC) construct...
September 6, 2010
Consider the reaction of 82.0 g of oxygen as follows: 4Fe + 3O2 2Fe2O3 How many moles of oxygen react? How many moles of iron must react? How many moles of product form? What mass of product forms?
August 26, 2010
If a particular experiment were known to have a transformation efficiency of 3 x 103 bacteria/ìg of DNA, how many transformant colonies would be expected to grow on the LB/amp/ara plate?
April 7, 2010
Describe a potential arbitrage strategy if a put price is the same as the negative of a forward if the strike are the same. You need to specify the number of units you would long/short for each instrument, initial cash flow, and final cash flow. An arbitrage oppotunity arises ...
March 12, 2010