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Physics
Calculate the escape velocity of a satellite launched from the earth surface if the radius of the earth is 6.4x10^6m
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 4:21pm

Physics
Please help me go through this F = q1q2/r^2, i know this is the equation, but i dont know how to get the answer, please help. What is the electric force between a +2 µC point charge and a –2 µC point charge if they are separated by a distance of 5.0 cm? Show ...
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 4:20pm

Physics
A police car is asked to overtake a red sedan that is 1.6 km ahead of it on the freeway. The red sedan is traveling at 80 km/hr and the police car travels at 100 km/hr. When will the police car overtake the sedan?
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 2:25pm

physics
croquet ball must have a set mass of 0.50 kg. a red ball moving at 10.0 m/s, strikes an at-rest green ball head on. The red ball continues moving at 1.5 m/s after it hits the green ball. What is the final speed of the green ball?
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 1:29pm

physics
Consider the observable M that corresponds to a measurement in the sign basis where the measurement value is 3 if the outcome is + and −2 if the outcome is −. Write M in the standard basis. If M is the Hamiltonian acting on a qubit which is in the state |ψ(0...
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 4:16am

Physics
A person of mass 50.0 kg is at the bottom of a cave. The cave has a depth of 32.5 meters and the person is to be pulled out of the cave vertically by a rope, starting from rest. What is the shortest amount of time that this could take if the rope can withstand a maximum ...
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 9:48pm

st anthenis physics
A+B+C=0out of three vector two r equal in magnitudeand magnitude of third is root 2times that of eitherof two hsving equal magnitude.than angle beteen vectors r
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:16am

st francis physics
|AxB|=root 3A.B then A+B=
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:10am

Physics (acceleration)
1. Jasmine rode a horse down a path headed north. she started from rest and then accelerated at 0.5 m/s2 for 12 seconds and then travelled at a constant speed for 28 seconds. a.) what was her velocity after 12 seconds? b.) what was jasmines displacement after 10 seconds? c.) ...
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 12:05am

physics
A square loop of wire of side 2.8 cm carries 3.0 A of current. A uniform magnetic field of magnitude 0.67 T makes an angle of 43° with the plane of the loop. (a) What is the magnitude of the torque on the loop? (b) What is the net magnetic force on the loop?
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:17pm

Physics -- HELP PLEASE
. Water with a mass of 1000kg leaves a hose at 20oC and is converted by the heat from the fire into steam at 300oC. List the steps needed in order to determine the amount of heat that is added to the water. For each step show the formula that must be used and replace the ...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:00pm

physics
a disk of mass M and radius R is attached to a spring of constant k .the disk rolls back and forth without slipping. the angular frequency of the motion of the disk is
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 9:50pm

physics
water in a dam is 15 m deep. a horizontal pipe of 4 cm diameter passes through the wall of the dam below the surface of water. a plug secures the pipe opening. the frictional force between the plug and pipe wall is about?
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 9:32pm

physics
An airplane is 5,000 m above an observer and 2.1 km to the west of them and 1.5 km to the north of you. Determine the angle to the plane in the x – y axis and the total distance to the plane from you. Choose the x-axis east, y axis north, and z axis up.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 8:58pm

Physics
Water with a mass of 1000kg leaves a hose at 20oC and is converted by the heat from the fire into steam at 300oC. List the steps needed in order to determine the amount of heat that is added to the water. For each step show the formula that must be used and replace the ...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 5:45pm

Physics
Water with a mass of 1000kg leaves a hose at 20oC and is converted by the heat from the fire into steam at 300oC. List the steps needed in order to determine the amount of heat that is added to the water. For each step show the formula that must be used and replace the ...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 5:45pm

Physics
A roller-coaster car is moving at 20.0 m/s along a straight horizontal track. What is its speed after climbing a 15.0 m hill? Neglect the effects of friction.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 5:38pm

Physics
The space shuttle typically orbits 400 km above the earth's surface. The earth has a mass of 5.98 × 1024 kg and a radius of 6,380 km. A) How much would a 2000 kg part for the space station weigh when it has been lifted to that orbit in the shuttle's cargo bay? B...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 5:17pm

Physics please help?????
Two small spaceships, each with mass m = 2000 kg, are in the circular Earth orbit of the figure, at an altitude h of 450 km. Igor, the commander of one of the ships, arrives at any fixed point in the orbit 90.0 s ahead of Picard, the commander of the other ship. At point P in ...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 4:37pm

Physics
A box of mass 1.50 kg is given an initial velocity of 12.5 m/s up an inclined ramp that makes an angle of 25.0o with the ground, which is horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the ramp is 0.240. How long does the box slide up the ramp before it ...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 4:04pm

Physics
Two bicycle tires are set rolling with the same initial speed of 3.00m/s along a long, straight road, and the distance each travels before its speed is reduced by half is measured. One tire is inflated to a pressure of 40 psi and goes a distance of 18.1m ; the other is at 105 ...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 3:35pm

Physics
A block is sitting on a rough ramp. It is found that a force of F = 200.0 N (directed up the ramp) is required to keep the box from sliding back down the ramp. The angle 𝜃 is 35.0o and the mass of the box is 150.0 kg. What is the coefficient of static friction between...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 3:35pm

Physics
A box of mass 1.50 kg is given an initial velocity of 12.5 m/s up an inclined ramp that makes an angle of 25.0o with the ground, which is horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the ramp is 0.240. How long does the box slide up the ramp before it ...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 3:35pm

physics
an electron is accelerated from rest through a potential difference V. If the electron reaches a speed of 9.11*x10^6 m/s, what is the potential difference?
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 12:53pm

physics
It the specific gravity of mercury is 13.6 and the atmospheric pressure is 70cm of mercury, what is the total pressure of the gas supply in cm of water if the height of water is increase by 3cm?
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 12:41pm

Physics
A 0.28 kg softball has a velocity of 16 m/s at an angle of 34° below the horizontal just before making contact with the bat. What is the magnitude of the change in momentum of the ball while it is in contact with the bat if the ball leaves the bat with a velocity of (a) 21...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 9:26am

physics
two large horizontal metal plates are separated by 4mm. the lower plate is at a potential of -6V. what potential should be applied to the upper plate to create electric field strength of 4000V/m upwards between the plate
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 5:02am

physics
Oxygen diffuses from the surface of insects to the interior through tiny tubes called tracheae. An average trachea is about 2mm long and has cross-sectional area of 2×10−9m^2. Assuming the concentration of oxygen inside is half what it is outside in the atmosphere...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 1:42am

physics
An aluminum can is filled to the brim with a liquid. The can and the liquid are heated so their temperatures change by the same amount. The can’s initial volume at 5 oC is 3.5×10−4​ m3. The coefficient of volume expansion for aluminum is 69&...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 12:24am

physics
What is the average linear speed of the Earth about the Sun? (The distance from the Sun to the Earth is 1.50 1011 meters. The orbital period around the Sun is 365.3 days.)
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 11:39pm

physics
Two mirrors are placed at a 90° angle to each other. A light ray strikes one mirror 0.730 m from the intersection of the mirrors with an incident angle of 36.5°. The ray then travels a distance d before reflecting from the second mirror. (a) What is the distance d?
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 11:38pm

Acceleration physics
1. A sprinter finishes the race with a velocity of 8.9 m/s. the sprinter accelerated to a stop at a rate of -2.7 m/s2. how long did it take the sprinter to come to a stop? 2. A cycllist starts from rest & reaches a velocity of 18 m/s southwest in 3.8 seconds. what was the ...
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 11:16pm

Physics
The figure shows the velocity graph of a 79kg passenger in an elevator. The graph is (0,0),(1,4),(5,8),(9,2) What is the passenger's apparent weight at t=1s,5s,9s?
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 6:38pm

physics
a diverging lens of focal length 30cm creates an image 3cm tall from an object that is 9cm tall where is the image located if the object is 60cm from the lens. what is the magnification
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 1:52pm

physics
In a classroom demonstration, a 790-N physics professor lies on a “bed of nails.” The bed consists of a large number of evenly spaced, relatively sharp nails mounted in a board so that the points extend vertically outward from the board. While the professor is lying ...
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 8:44am

Physics
In the figure, a uniform ladder of weight 200 N and length 10 m leans against a perfectly smooth wall. A firefighter of weight 600 N climbs a distance x up the ladder. The coefficient of static friction between the ladder and the floor is 0.50. What is the maximum value of x ...
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 11:56pm

Physics
A horizontal rope is tied to a 45.0kg box on frictionless ice. What is the tension in the rope if: A) The box is at rest? B) The box moves at a steady vx = 4.40m/s ? C) The box vx = 4.40m/s and ax = 4.60m/s2 ?
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 9:28pm

Physics
Sam, whose mass is 76kg , takes off across level snow on his jet-powered skis. The skis have a thrust of 220N and a coefficient of kinetic friction on snow of 0.1. Unfortunately, the skis run out of fuel after only 15s . How far has Sam traveled when he finally coasts to a stop?
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 9:27pm

Physics
Bob is pulling a 30kg filing cabinet with a force of 200N , but the filing cabinet refuses to move. The coefficient of static friction between the filing cabinet and the floor is 0.80. What is the magnitude of the friction force on the filing cabinet? Express your answer to ...
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 9:22pm

Physics HELP!!!!!!!!
Suppose 0.021 mole of an ideal monatomic gas has a pressure of 1.00 atm at 273.15 K and is then cooled at constant pressure until its volume is reduced by 41.1 %. What is the amount of work done by the gas?
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 5:11pm

Physics
A ball with a mass of 12 g is moving at 15 m/s. It collides with a second ball with a mass of 36 g moving at 5 m/s in the same direction. After the collision, the 12-g ball moves at 6.0 m/s. How great is the change in momentum of the z36-g ball?
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 2:06pm

physics
A car moves along an x axis through a distance of 900 m, starting at rest (at x = 0) and ending at rest (at x = 900 m). Through the first ¼ of that distance, its acceleration is +2.25 m/s2 . Through the rest of that distance, its acceleration is – 0.750 m/s2 . Find...
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 12:49pm

physics
24 joule work is done in moving a charge of 6c between two points. Calculate potential difference between this two points.
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 10:28am

Physics
design a pair of ear defenders and explain how they work using big idea of energy transfer
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 7:29am

Physics
A cyclist starts from rest and coasts down a 6.5∘{\rm ^\circ} hill. The mass of the cyclist plus bicycle is 95kg{\rm kg} . The cyclist has traveled 270m{\rm m} .What was the net work done by gravity on the cyclist? How fast is the cyclist going? Ignore air resistance.
Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 8:45pm

physics- answers check
5. A magnetic field map shows a. the direction of the magnetic field. b. a few representational field lines. c. relative strength of the magnetic field. d. All of these choices are correct. my answer: d 6. Magnetic field lines a. can cross each other when the field is strong. ...
Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 7:13pm

physics- answers check
1. For a bar magnet, the magnetic field lines point a. towards the South pole. b. towards the North pole. c. always towards the magnet. d. always away from the magnet. my answer: a 2. Magnetic field lines a. are straight lines. b. are always circles. c. form continuous loops. ...
Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 7:11pm

physics
If I am standing on top of a building that is 350 ft. high and I throw a baseball off the roof at angle of 60 degrees, determine how long the ball is in the air as well as how far it lands from the building.
Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 12:23pm

College Physics
Metal sphere 1 has a positive charge of 7.00nC . Metal sphere 2, which is twice the diameter of sphere 1, is initially uncharged. The spheres are then connected together by a long, thin metal wire. What are the final charges on each sphere?
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 9:28pm

College Physics
A 3.00-cm-diameter parallel-plate capacitor with a spacing of 0.800mm is charged to 300V . What is the total energy stored in the electric field?
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 9:17pm

Physics
50.0pJ of energy is stored in a 3.00cm × 3.00cm × 3.00cm region of uniform electric field.
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 8:59pm

Physics
A baseball is thrown from the roof of 23.5m -tall building with an initial velocity of magnitude 10.0m/s and directed at an angle of 53.1∘ above the horizontal. a.What is the speed of the ball just before it strikes the ground? Use energy methods and ignore air ...
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 6:36pm

Physics
A ski tow operates on a slope of angle 14.9∘ of length 320m . The rope moves at a speed of 12.5km/h and provides power for 55 riders at one time, with an average mass per rider of 68.0kg .Estimate the power required to operate the tow.
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 6:31pm

physics
Hello! I'm studying for physics and I am stuck on this question (I have the answer): Two identical cars are travelling on a horizontal road, one of them is going at twice the speed of the other one. Both break using the same force. The slower car breaks completely after ...
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 4:09pm

Physics
A body is allowed to slide down a frictionless track freely under gravity.The track ends in a semicircular shaped part of diameter d.What should be the height(minimum) from which the body must fall so that it completes the circle?
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 8:37am

physics
If a cyclist moving with a speed of 4.9 m/s on a level road can take a sharp circular turn of radius 4 m,then what is the coefficient of friction between the cycle tyres and the road?
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 8:03am

Physics
A 10kg box is initially at rest 10m above the ground level on top of a hill. The box starts to slide down the hill and when it reaches ground level it has speed 10m/s. Was there a friction force between the box and the ground? If so how much work did the force of friction do ...
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 1:27am

Physics
As shown in the picture to the right, a ball is suspended from the ceiling by a string of negligible mass. When the ball is set into motion such that it moves in a horizontal circle at a constant speed of 1.6m/s, the tension in the string is 7.7N. What is the length of the ...
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 1:24am

Physics
Two blocks are connected by a cord passing over a small frictionless pulley. The angle is 30 degrees, and the mass of the small block is m=15kg. If the coefficient of friction between the small block and the inclined plane is .25 and the large block is accelerating down at 2m/...
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 1:23am

Physics
A 2kg begins at the top of a 1m high frictionless, inclined plane on top of a 1.5m high table. If it is loaded onto a spring with spring constant 50N/m and compressed 10 cm from equilibrium and then released, how far from the edge of the table will the block land?
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 1:21am

Physics
1. A 40Ω , 20Ω and 60Ω resistor is connected in a parallel circuit. Which resistor would have the greatest current passing through it and why? 2. A 24Ω , 8Ω and 60Ω resistor is connected in a series circuit. Which resistor would have the greatest ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 8:12pm

Physics
A cannonball is hot straight up from the edge of a cliff with an initial velocity of 30m/s. A second cannonball is shot straight downward from the edge of the same cliff with an initial velocity of -30m/s. How do the speeds of the two cannonballs compare when they reach the ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 7:15pm

Physics
Peter is shooting arrows at a target with a bow. The target is 10m above the arrows launch point and some distance from Peter. If the arrows are shot with initial velocity Vo at 60 degrees with respect to the ground, then they will hit the target at the highest point of their ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 7:13pm

Physics
A daredevil performs a stunt in which he jumps with his motorcycle from a horizontal cliff 10m high. What must the initial velocity of the motorcycle be, in order for the stuntman to barely clear a 10m wide water canal at the base of the cliff?
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 7:12pm

Physics
Starting from rest, a horse pull a 250-kg cart for a distance of 1,5km. it reaches a speed of 0,38m/s by the time it has walked 50,0m and then walks at constant speed.fictional force 260n.each gram of oats the horse eats releases 9kJ of energy. 10% of this can go into work the...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 7:09pm

Physics
A little girl is standing on a cliff and throws a ball straight down at a speed of 5m/s towards the ground below. How far has it fallen 2.0 seconds after it leaves her hand?
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 5:49pm

Physics
A ball leaves a table with an initial horizontal velocity of 2.4m/s. The height of the table is adjustable. In two runs, the height of the table is set at 2.5m and 5.0m respectively. Assume air resistance is negligible. What is the horizontal distance between the two landing ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 4:57pm

physics
A hammer is being used to pull a nail out of a horizontal board. L = 32 cm and d = 5.2 cm. If a force of 158 N is exerted horizontally as shown, calculate the force (in N) exerted by the hammer claws on the nail.
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 4:29pm

physics
As an astronaut, you observe a small planet to be spherical. After landing on thte planet you set off, walking always straight ahead, and find yourself returning to your spacecraft from the opposite side after completing a lap of 26.5 km. You hold a hammer at a height of 1.31 ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 4:29pm

Physics 270-1 Applied
A rock is thrown down with an initial speed of 30.0ft/s from a bridge to the water below. It takes 3.50s for the rock to hit the water. (a) Find the speed (in ft. /s) of the rock as it hits the water. (b) How high is the bridge above the water?
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 3:18pm

PHYSICS PLEASE HELP QUICKLY
Multiple choice please help :) Which of the following is equivalent to one ampere? 10 s/10 C 10 C/10 m 1.5 C/1.5 s 15 C/10 s
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 1:44pm

Multiple Choice
Physics 2. Which of the following is equivalent to one ampere? (Points : 1) 10 s/10 C 10 C/10 m 1.5 C/1.5 s 15 C/10 s Question 3.3. A stream of moving charges results in a current of 5.6 A. How long does 116 C of charge take to flow past a fixed point? (Points : 1) 2.0 s 5.6 s...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 1:34pm

Physics
If 50 ft lbs of work is done on the same spring (in part a) in order to compress it, by how much is the spring shortened? *Information on part (a) is 400 #/in is the k constant and 1.75" is the compression. 50 ft lbs = 600 in lbs equation is: 1/2 * 600" lb * 1.75&...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 1:26pm

Physics question help/ check my answers
The middle two question please check my answers and tell me if I am correct or if there is something I am missing. The first and the last question I need help to understand and complete it. Thank you in advance!!! 1. What is the electric force between a +2 µC point ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 12:27pm

Physics
A.) How much work must be done in order to compress a spring with an elastic constant of 400 lb / in and 1.75 inches? *Note: 1.75" is the compression & 400#/in is the k constant. B.) If 50 ft lbs of work is done on the same spring (in part a) in order to compress it, by ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 12:05pm

PHYSICS
How do I determine final velocity in the equation Vf^2=Vi^2 + 2ad ?
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 11:40am

Physics
How do I get the final velocity from Vf^2 = Vi^2 + 2ad. Here are my following numbers: Vi= 0.3048 m/s Vf= ? d = 22.86 m a = 166 m/s^2 t = Not required Based on the numbers I have would I set it up this way??? Vf^2= 0.3048^2 + 2*(166*22.86) This process comes out to an ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 10:49am

Physics
A.) How much work must be done in order to compress a spring with an elastic constant of 400 lb / in and 1.75 inches? *Note: 1.75" is the compression & 400#/in is k the constant. B.)If 50 ft lbs of work is done on the same spring (in part a) in order to compress it, by ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 10:25am

PHYSICS
A 3.0 kg block is moved up a 37 degree incline under a constant horizontal force of 40.0 N. The coefficient of friction is 0.10 and the block is displaced 2.0 m up the incline. Calculate the change in the kinetic energy of the block.
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 7:49am

Physics
Q: Japanese honeybees have a unique defensive mechanism against their natural predator, the giant hornet. When threatened by a hornet attacking the nest, worker bees will work together to surround the hornet, and then vibrate to create heat. If enough bees work together, the ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 3:21am

physics
A 70 kg man holding a 0 . 857 kg ball stands on a frozen pond next to a wall. He throws the ball at the wall with a speed of 11 . 9 m / s (relative to the ground) and then catches the ball after it rebounds from the wall. How fast is he moving after he catches the ball? Ignore...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 11:30pm

Physics
A 3.0 kg block is moved up a 37 degree incline under a constant horizontal force of 40.0 N. The coefficient of friction is 0.10 and the block is displaced 2.0 m up the incline. Calculate the change in the kinetic energy of the block.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 9:12pm

physics
A 60.0 kg box is lifted straight upward by a rope, a distance of 10.0 meters, at constant speed. How much power is required to complete this task in 5.00 seconds?
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 7:49pm

Physics
A 3.0 kg block is moved up a 37 incline under a constant horizontal force of 40.0 N. The coefficient of friction is 0.10 and the block is displaced 2.0 m up the incline. Calculate the change in the kinetic energy of the block.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 7:15pm

Physics
On a roller coaster ride the cart is 250 kg. Initially, the cart is traveling at 5 m/s at the upper level, and then 25 once it reaches the flat lower level that is 8 m off the ground. How high up is the upper level?
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 4:35pm

Physics
. How much heat does it take to melt 2.5 kg of lead when it is at its melting point (m.p. = 327.5°C; Hf = 2.04 × 104 J/kg)? 6.2 × 101 J 8.2 × 103 J 5.1 × 104 J 1.7 × 107 J
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 3:29pm

Physics
3813.75 Joules of work is being done on a 150 lb object while it is moved 75 ft across a horizontal plane, what is the final velocity if the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.25 and the initial velocity is 1 ft / s?
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 2:57pm

physics
3813.75 Joules of work is being done on a 150 lb object while it is moved 75 ft across a horizontal plane, what is the final velocity if the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.25 and the initial velocity is 1 ft / s?
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 2:38pm

URGENT Physics help
An attractive force of 7.2 N occurs between two point charges that are 0.10 m apart. If one charge is 4.0 µC, what is the other charge? (µC = 1.0 × 106 C) (Points : 3) 1.0 µC 2.0 µC +1.0 µC +2.0 µC Which substance is most easily ...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 11:09am

Physics
A girl throws a ball at a fence 10m away. The ball is 2m from the ground when it leaves her hand with an initial velocity of v=8 i+8 j m/s. When the ball hits the fence its horizontal velocity component is reversed (the vertical velocity component is unchanged). Where does the...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 10:54am

Physics
Need help with a question! I worked out A (assuming its right) which leads to B. A) C=1.03x10^-4 uF, A=2.5mm^2, d=0.75um B) If the voltage across the membrane is delta V= 75mV, what is the charge +_Q on each surface A? thanks!
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 8:08am

Physics
A cannonball is dropped overboard from a boat. The cannonball sinks toward the bottom of the sea. The mass of the seawater displaced by the cannonball is exactly 2/3 the mass of the cannonball. Find the velocity of the cannonball after 10 seconds after being dropped.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 3:16am

physics
The gravitational field strength at 35700km above earth is .225N/kg. what is the tangental velocity of a 100000kg communication satellite? mass of earth = 5.98E24kg and radius of earth = 6.37E6m
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 11:32pm

physics
a 2000kg car approaches a 1000m radius curve. If the amount of friction is 1800 N and it have velocity of 30m/sec will the car be able to make the turn?
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 11:27pm

physics
how fast must a .11kg toy car travel at the top of a loop in toy track not to fall off if the radius of the loop is .15m?
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 11:25pm

Physics
A 0.50 kg pendulum is pulled back and released. When the height is 0.60 m above its equilibrium position its speed is 1.9 m/s. What is the maximum height of the pendulum?
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 10:41pm

Physics
A mass vibrates at the end of a horizontal spring (k=125 N/m) along a frictionless surface reaching a maximum speed of 7.0 m/s. If the maximum displacement of the mass is 85.0 cm, what is the mass?
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 10:30pm

Physics
The speed of a hockey puck (mass=100.0 g) decreases from 45.00 m/s to 42.68 m/s in coasting 16.00 m across the ice. a) How much thermal energy was produced? b) What frictional force was acting on the puck?
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 10:29pm

Physics
A 75 g arrow is fired horizontally. The bow string exerts an average of 65 N on the arrow over a distance of 0.90 m. With what speed does the arrow leave the bow string?
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 10:27pm

Physics
A 75 g arrow is fired horizontally. the bow string exerts an average force of 65 N on the arrow over a distance of 0.90 m. With what speed does the arrow leave the bow string?
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 10:24pm

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