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physics
A child accelerates upwards in an elevator which causes his apparent weight to become 405N. Determine the magnitude of the elevators acceleration if his normal weight is 400N.
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 12:24pm

physics
a train is moving at a speed of 5m/s. a person standing on the train throws a ball upwards at 10m/s. at the maximum height of the ball the train stopped. what is the deceleration of the train and what is the distance between the ball and the person finally?
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 10:12am

physics
The caber toss is a traditional Scottish sport that involves hurling a caber, which is essentially a large piece of a tree: a caber is a 6 m long, 80 kg tree trunk. Large strong people hurl these and the goal is to get the caber to land as far away as possible and rotate in ...
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 1:32am

physics
Airplanes are noisy things. For example, if you stand really close to a runway, a military jet can produce a sound intensity of about 100 W/m2 at a distance of 30 m from the plane (this is beyond painful noise). You live near a military airport and want to work on physics with...
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 1:25am

physics
A girl on a merry-go-round platform holds a pendulum in her hand. The pendulum is 3.7 m from the rotation axis of the platform. The rotational speed of the platform is 0.025 rev/s. It is found that the pendulum hangs at an angle è to the vertical. Find è.
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 11:35pm

physics
What are the first, second, and third frequencies audible from a 20 cm long organ pipe when (A) only one end is open and when (B) both ends are open. The speed of sound through the air inside the organ pipe is 343m/s. (Hint: if a harmonic does not exist, it would not be heard.)
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 9:57pm

physics
An apple (m = 125g) is attached to a vertical spring (from a ceiling) that has a k value of 55 N/m. The apple is held up so the spring is un-stretched. When the apple is released, a) how far will the spring stretch? b) How fast will it be going when it has fallen 4.0cm?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 8:45pm

physics
A horizontal spring with k = 45 N/m is attaches a 1.0kg block to a spring hung from the ceiling. A block is pulled down to a spot that is 30.0cm from the spring's rest position. What is it's new acceleration?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 8:44pm

physics
A 62.0 skier is moving at 6.10 on a frictionless, horizontal snow-covered plateau when she encounters a rough patch 3.30 long. The coefficient of kinetic friction between this patch and her skis is 0.330. After crossing the rough patch and returning to friction-free snow, she ...
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 6:52pm

physics help
The upper surface of a cube of gelatin, 6.9 cm on a side, is displaced 0.67 cm by a tangential force. If the shear modulus of the gelatin is 946 Pa, what is the magnitude of the tangential force?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 6:36pm

physics
A 92-kg man's thighbone has a relaxed length of 0.56 m, a cross-sectional area of 6.0 10-4 m2, and a Young's modulus of 1.2 1010 N/m2. By how much does the thighbone compress when the man is standing on both feet? 1 µm
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 6:25pm

physics
A bridge is supported at both ends (500m between supports). A Car (250 Kg) is at 100m from the left support. A truck (4000 Kg) is at 200m from the left support. Find the forces on the supports
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 1:20pm

PHYSICS!!!!
An 80 kg man is riding in an elevator from the first floor to the 34th floor. The elevator and man are moving at a constant speed. What is the net force on the man in Newtons.
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 12:14pm

Quantum Physics
Suppose we ran m steps of Grover's algorithm on some function f (which has one marked element y) and the resulting superposition was exactly |y⟩. (a) What was the state after the (m−1)-th step? Note that you can describe the superposition by specifying two ...
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 11:25am

physics
body floats 1/3 of volume outside the water and 3/4 of its volume outside another liquid.what is the density of ether liquid?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 11:08am

physics
a 125 cm long string has a mass 2.0g and it is stretched with a tension of 7.0 IN between fixed support
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 4:34am

physics
A pail with water (mass = 15 kg) is raised using a pulley system, if the pail accelerates upward at a rate of 1.45 m/s^2, how much is the tension on the rope?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 2:27am

physics
At most, how many bright fringes can be formed on either side of the central bright fringe when light of wavelength 656 nm falls on a double slit whose slit separation is 3.45 × 10-6 m?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 1:12am

physics
if a cyclist takes one minute to comple half revolution on a circular path 120 m radius.what is the average velocity?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 12:53am

physics
Consider a concave mirror with radius R. An upright object is placed in between the interval R/2 and R. R
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 12:16am

Physics
Every once in a while a bird will get hit by a baseball during a baseball game. The longest home runs in baseball land about 500 feet (which is 152.4 meters) from home plate. If these balls leave the bat at a 45 degree angle to maximize their distance, what is the minimum safe...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:55pm

physics
A singly charged positive ion has a mass of 3.35 × 10−26 kg. After being accelerated through a potential difference of 128 V, the ion enters a magnetic field of 0.784 T, in a direction perpendicular to the field. Calculate the radius of the path ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:44pm

physics
A child’s toy consists of plastic attached to a spring. The spring is compressed against the floor a distance of 2.55 cm, and the toy is released. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . If the toy has a mass of 116 g and rises to a maximum height of 64.4 cm, ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:42pm

physics
An archer puts a 0.26 kg arrow to the bowstring. An average force of 184.5 N is exerted to draw the string back 1.26 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Assuming no frictional loss, with what speed does the arrow leave the bow? Answer in units of m/s
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:33pm

Physics
Two astronauts, each having a mass of 61.9 kg, are connected by a 14.7 m rope of negligible mass. They are isolated in space, orbiting their center of mass at speeds of 5.57 m/s. Calculate the magnitude of the initial angular momentum of the system by treating the astronauts ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 10:47pm

physics
A certain LCD projector contains a single thin lens. An object 23.5 mm high is to be projected so that its image fills a screen 1.87 m high. The object-to-screen distance is 3.05 m. (a) Determine the focal length of the projection lens. mm (b) How far from the object should ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 10:32pm

Physics Please COULD SOMEONE HELP ME ASAP PLZ
When an object is placed 55.0cm from a certain converging lens, it forms a real image. When the object is moved to 45.0cm from the lens, the image moves 6.00 cm farther from the lens. Find the focal length of this lens? Please someone help me out I tried so many times i keep ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 10:14pm

Physics
A 85-kg snow skier is being pulled up a 17 ° slope by a steel (Young's modulus 2.0 x 1011 N/m2) cable. The cable has a cross-section area of 7.4 x 10-5 m2. The cable applies a force to the skier, and, in doing so, the cable stretches by 2.6 x 10-4 m. A frictional ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:35pm

Physics
Attempting to stop on a slippery road, a car moving at 90 km/h skids across the road at a 30 angle to its initial motion, coming to a stop in 3.8s. Determine the average acceleration in m/s^2, using a coordinate system with the x-axis in the direction of the car's original...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:31pm

PHYSICS PLEASE SOMEONE HELP ME OUT
When an object is placed 55.0cm from a certain converging lens, it forms a real image. When the object is moved to 45.0cm from the lens, the image moves 6.00 cm farther from the lens. Find the focal length of this lens? Please someone help me out I tried so many times i keep ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 8:37pm

physics
The curved artery can be approximated as a semicircular arch whose diameter is 4.9 cm. If blood flows through the aortic arch at a speed of 0.35 m/s, what is the magnitude (in m/s2) of the blood's centripetal acceleration?
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 8:15pm

PHYSICS PLEASE HELP ASAP
When an object is placed 55.0cm from a certain converging lens, it forms a real image. When the object is moved to 45.0cm from the lens, the image moves 6.00 cm farther from the lens. Find the focal length of this lens? Please someone help me out I tried so many times i keep ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 7:22pm

PHYSICS PLEASE HELP ASAP
When an object is placed 55.0cm from a certain converging lens, it forms a real image. When the object is moved to 45.0cm from the lens, the image moves 6.00 cm farther from the lens. Find the focal length of this lens? Please someone help me out I tried so many times i keep ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 4:07pm

Physics
The pressure increases by 1.0 x 104 N/m2 for every meter of depth beneath the surface of the ocean. At what depth does the volume of a Pyrex (bulk modulus 2.6 x 1010 N/m2) glass cube, 2.9 x 10-2 m on an edge at the ocean's surface, decrease by 9.5 x 10-10 m3?
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 2:46pm

physics
While a roofer is working on a roof that slants at 45.0 degrees above the horizontal, he accidentally nudges his 94.0 N toolbox, causing it to start sliding downward, starting from rest.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 1:59pm

PHYSICS
The rate at which an object's velocity changes with time
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 12:56pm

Physics
Satellites A and B are in circular orbits, with A two and a half times as far from earth's center as B. How do their orbital periods compare?
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 12:48pm

Physics
A spring is compressed 12 cm. A 100-g block is placed against the spring. When the block is released, the block rises 2.0 m up the slop. Neglect friction. What is the spring constant of the spring?
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 12:46pm

physics
A boy is pushing his sled up a snowy slope. The sled has a mass of 20.4 kg and weighs 200 N. The boy pushes with a constant force of 75 N. The sled travels a distance of 10 m and gains 3 m in height. When the sled reaches the top, it is traveling 2 m/s. What is the efficiency ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 12:34pm

Physics
a trunk is dragged across a level floor using a massless rope that makes an angle of 30 degrees with the horizontal. when the tension in the rope is 200 N and the kinetic friction coefficient = 0.5, the trunk moves at a constant speed. what is the mass of the trunk?
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 12:17pm

Physics
Two parallel wires carry 1-A currents in unknown directions. The distance between the wires is 10-cm. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field B in Teslas at a point P located 6-cm away from the axis of one of the wires and 8-cm away from the axis of the other wire? Details...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:41am

Physics
Airplanes are noisy things. For example, if you stand really close to a runway, a military jet can produce a sound intensity of about 100~W/m^2 at a distance of 30 m from the plane (this is beyond painful noise). You live near a military airport and want to work on physics ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:40am

Physics
Two positive point charges are placed on the x-axis. One, of magnitude 4Q, is placed at the origin. The other, of magnitude Q is placed at x=3 m. Neither charge is able to move. Where on the x-axis in meters can I place a third positive point charge such that the magnitude of ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:34am

Physics
Kelly is driving a car with a mass of 800 kilograms in a south direction with a speed of 18 meters/second. Dominic is driving a truck with a mass of 1500 kilograms with a velocity of 15 meters/second to the east. They undergo perfectly inelastic collision. What is the ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 10:10am

Physics Oasis!! Help!!
A fully loaded Cessna-182 airplane of mass 1250 kg has an engine failure when flying with an airspeed of 129 km/h at an altitude of 2670 m on a calm day. It then glides at a constant glide angle (which is the direction of flight below the horizontal) towards a safe landing at ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 8:22am

physics
We are given an input current Iin=100μA and a linear resistive load represented by the resistor RL . Our resistive load is not regulated for the high current provided by our current source, so we add a resistor RS in parallel to divide the current such that IL≈40&#...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 8:07am

Physics
The caber toss is a traditional Scottish sport that involves hurling a caber, which is essentially a large piece of a tree: a caber is a 6 m long, 80 kg tree trunk. Large strong people hurl these and the goal is to get the caber to land as far away as possible and rotate in ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 8:00am

Physics
Two parallel wires carry 1-A currents in unknown directions. The distance between the wires is 10-cm. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field B in Teslas at a point P located 6-cm away from the axis of one of the wires and 8-cm away from the axis of the other wire? Details...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 7:56am

Physics
Airplanes are noisy things. For example, if you stand really close to a runway, a military jet can produce a sound intensity of about 100 W/m^2 at a distance of 30 m from the plane (this is beyond painful noise). You live near a military airport and want to work on physics ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 7:55am

Physics (Electricity & Magnetism))
Two positive point charges are placed on the x-axis. One, of magnitude 4Q, is placed at the origin. The other, of magnitude Q is placed at x=3 m. Neither charge is able to move. Where on the x-axis in meters can I place a third positive point charge such that the magnitude of ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 7:53am

physics
A 0.405 soccer ball is initially moving at 2.05. A soccer player kicks the ball, exerting a constant 40.5 force in the same direction as the ball's motion.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 2:23am

Physics
An 80 kg man is riding in an elevator from the first floor to the 34th floor. The elevator and man are moving at a constant speed. What is the net force on the man in Newtons (g=9.8)
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 1:38am

Physics
Two positive point charges are placed on the x-axis. One, of magnitude 4Q, is placed at the origin. The other, of magnitude Q is placed at x=3 m. Neither charge is able to move. Where on the x-axis in meters can I place a third positive point charge such that the magnitude of ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 12:00am

physics
How to calculate the series AC coupling capacitance? Is there an equation for this? Thank you for any help
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 10:52pm

Physics
A brick is thrown off a building at a 25 degree angle at 10m/s, it lands 40 meters away, How high is the building?
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 10:18pm

PHYSICS......
Q1.a building has three alternative routes from the ground to the first floor. i)a flight of stairs at an angle of 45 degree. ii)a near flight ladder angle 85 degree. iii)a long zig-zag slope at an angle of 15 degree. what are the disadvantages and advantages of each case ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:40pm

Physics
A stainless-steel orthodontic wire is applied to a tooth, as in the figure below. The wire has an unstretched length of 3.42 cm and a radius of 0.14 mm. If the wire is stretched 0.13 mm, find the magnitude and direction of the force on the tooth. Disregard the width of the ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:08pm

Physics
At the train station, you notice a large horizontal spring at the end of the track where the train comes in. This is a safety device to stop the train so that it will not plow through the station if the engineer misjudges the stopping distance. While waiting, you wonder what ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:43pm

Physics
At the State Fair you see people trying to win a prize at a game booth. They are sliding a metal disk shaped like a puck up a wooden ramp so that it stops in a marked zone near the top of the ramp before sliding back down. You estimate that you can slide the 'puck' at ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:42pm

Physics
The Navy wants a new airplane launcher for their aircraft carriers that is basically a large spring and your job is to determine the necessary spring constant. The launcher pushes the plane for a short distance along a much longer runway. During that same time, the plane's...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:42pm

Physics
Your artist friend's new work is a simple, high-impact kinetic sculpture called 'Destruction.' A 200-kg steel block is hung from the ceiling by an 8-foot-long rope. A second rope is attached to the side of the block. The other end of this second rope is attached to...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:38pm

physics
As part of a fundraiser, you want the new dean to bungee jump from a crane. The jump will be made from 44 m above a 2.5 m deep pool of Jello. A 30 m long bungee cord would be attached to the dean's ankle. You must convince the dean that your plan is safe for a person of ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:37pm

physics
A 2.6-kg particle moving along the x axis has a velocity of +1.7 m/s as it passes through the origin. It is subjected to a single force, Fx, that varies with position, as shown below.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:36pm

physics
Starting from rest, a 10.7 kg block slides 2.60 m down to the bottom of a frictionless ramp inclined 30.0° from the floor. The block then slides an additional 4.70 m along the floor before coming to a stop. (a) Determine the speed of the block at the bottom of the ramp. m/...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:12pm

Physics, so confused
A cart of mass M1 = 5.00 kg and initial speed = 3.00 m/s collides head on with a second cart of mass M2 = 3.00 kg at rest. Assuming that the collision is elastic, find the speed of M2 after the collision. I am not sure how to find this answer without having a V2 for the first ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 6:31pm

Physics. LAST PROBLEM!!
A small metal ball with a mass of m = 82.5 g is attached to a string of length l = 1.72 m. It is held at an angle of θ = 58.5° with respect to the vertical. The ball is then released. When the rope is vertical, the ball collides head-on and perfectly elastically with ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 6:29pm

physics
A cargo plane is moving with a horizontal velocity of vx = +225 m/s at a height of y = 920 m above level ground as shown in the figure below when it releases a package. Ignoring air resistance, how much time will it take the package to reach the ground? (Express your answer to...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 5:25pm

Physics
The ion source in a mass spectrometer produces both triply and quadruply ionized species, X3+ and X4+. The difference in mass between these species is too small to be detected. Both species are accelerated through the same electric potential difference, and both experience the...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 4:53pm

Physics
The ion source in a mass spectrometer produces both triply and quadruply ionized species, X3+ and X4+. The difference in mass between these species is too small to be detected. Both species are accelerated through the same electric potential difference, and both experience the...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 4:53pm

physics
A water tower is 100m tall and has a diameter of 0.77 cm^3, what is the velocity of the water?
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 4:51pm

Physics
The power radiated by the sun is 3.90 1026 W. The earth orbits the sun in a nearly circular orbit of radius 1.50 1011 m. The earth's axis of rotation is tilted by 27° relative to the plane of the orbit (see the drawing), so sunlight does not strike the equator ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 4:32pm

Physics
A stationary particle of charge q = 1.4 10-8 C is placed in a laser beam (an electromagnetic wave) whose intensity is 3.5 103 W/m2. Determine the magnitudes of the (a) electric and (b) magnetic forces exerted on the charge. If the charge is moving at a speed of 3.7 104 m/s ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 4:31pm

Physics
A beam of polarized light with an average intensity of 17.1 W/m2 is sent through a polarizer. The transmission axis makes an angle of 27° with respect to the direction of polarization. Determine the rms value of the electric field of the transmitted beam. Answer in N/C
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 4:20pm

physics
A particle with a +5.0 µC charge and a kinetic energy of 0.090 J is fired into a uniform magnetic field of magnitude 0.30 T. If the particle moves in a circular path of radius 3.0 m, determine its mass.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 4:16pm

Physics
The electromagnetic wave that delivers a cellular phone call to a car has a magnetic field with an rms value of 1.7 × 10-10 T. The wave passes perpendicularly through an open window, the area of which is 0.23 m2. How much energy does this wave carry through the window ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 2:45pm

PHYSICS - formula?
Here is one of my questions from my physics study. It tells me the answer (35 J), but how do I find that answer? I would appreciate a formula or step by step calculation. Thanks! :) A 30 kg kid on rollerskates is moving 1 m/s. His brother pushes him with a force of 5 N. What ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 1:58pm

Physics
A test rocket is launched vertically from ground level (y=0m), at time t=0.0 s. The rocket engine provides constant upward acceleration during the burn phase. At the instant of engine burnout, the rocket has risen to 97 m and acquired a velocity of 40 m/s. The rocket continues...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 12:36pm

Physics
A 5.50-kg ball, moving to the right at a velocity of +2.35 m/s on a frictionless table, collides head-on with a stationary 7.60-kg ball. Find the final velocities of the balls if the collision meet the following conditions. (a) elastic 5.5-kg ball = Incorrect: Your answer is ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 10:20am

Collage Physics
An elevator with a man inside, of gross mass 500KG, starts moving upwards with a costant acceleration and acquires a velocity os 2m/s after travelling a distance os 3m.Find the pull in the cables during the accelerated motion. If the elevator, before stopping, moves with a ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 9:21am

physics
Jesse travels 3.0 meters east and then turns and travels 4.0 meters north. The trip requires 35 seconds. What is his velocity?
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:12am

PHYSICS
Here is one of my questions from my physics study. It tells me the answer (35 J), but how do I find that answer? I would appreciate a formula or step by step calculation. Thanks! :) A 30 kg kid on rollerskates is moving 1 m/s. His brother pushes him with a force of 5 N. What ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:58am

Collage Physics
n elevator with a man inside, of gross mass 500KG, starts moving upwards with a costant acceleration and acquires a velocity os 2m/s after travelling a distance os 3m.Find the pull in the cables during the accelerated motion. If the elevator, before stopping, moves with a ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 12:06am

Physics
A stopper tied to the end of a string is swung in a horizontal circle. If a mass of the stopper is 13.0 g, and the string is 93.0 cm, and the stopper revolves at a constant speed 10 times in 11.8 secs, what is the tension on the string? I tried solving this question using the ...
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 11:31pm

college physics
A 30.3-kg child starting from rest slides down a water slide with a vertical height of 10.5 m. (Neglect friction.) (a) What is the child's speed halfway down the slide's vertical distance?
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 10:54pm

Quantum Physics
Let f:{0,1}->{0,1} with f(101)=1 and f(x)=0 for x ≠ 101 . In this question, we will run through two iterations of the algorithm. (a) What is the superposition after the initialization step? Note that you can describe the superposition Σαx|x> by ...
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 10:32pm

physics
A person weights 685 N in air but only 497 N when standing in water up to the hips. Find (a) the volume of each of the person’s legs and (b) the mass of each leg, assuming they have a density that is 1.05 times the density of water.
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 10:07pm

physics
An unknown liquid fills a square container of sides 10 m. What is the density of a material if the pressure 5 m below the surface is 1.6 atm? Assume g=10 m/s^2 and the pressure at the surface of the liquid is 1 atm. Also assume that 1 atm = 10^5 Pa. (Hint: make sure to use the...
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 9:37pm

physics
A copper rod of length 0.83 m is lying on a frictionless table (see the drawing). Each end of the rod is attached to a fixed wire by an unstretched spring that has a spring constant of k = 73 N/m. A magnetic field with a strength of 0.17 T is oriented perpendicular to the ...
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 7:45pm

Physics
What are two types of waves
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 7:00pm

physics
The figure shows a 0.3 kg baseball just before and just after it collides with a bat. Just before, the ball has velocity of magnitude 11.4 m/s and angle = 31.4 degrees. Just after, it is traveling directly upward with velocity of magnitude 9.00 m/s. The duration of the ...
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 6:54pm

Physics
A 9.6-m-long elastic band is used to launch a toy glider. Once stretched to a length of 38 m, the band releases 1.7 J of elastic potential energy when you let it contract 0.071 m. What forward force is the band exerting on the toy glider?
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 6:22pm

Physics
A 9.6-m-long elastic band is used to launch a toy glider. Once stretched to a length of 38 m, the band releases 1.7 J of elastic potential energy when you let it contract 0.071 m. What forward force is the band exerting on the toy glider?
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 6:18pm

physics
A car drives along a road section free of curves with speed v0 first through the hollow of a valley (radius of curvature r1) and then over a mountain top (radius of curvature r2). Let the driver have mass m. • What changes in his weight does the driver observe when ...
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 5:25pm

Physics
A 4 kg crate slides down a ramp.the ramp 2.9 m in length and incline at an angle of 35 degress.the crate start from rest at the top and has a friction force of 3 n.what is the speed of the crate
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 4:09pm

Physics
A 3.6 kg ball strikes a wall with a velocity of 9.3 m/s. The ball bounces off with a velocity of 7.9 m/s in the opposite direction. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.4 seconds, what is the constant force exerted on the ball by the wall?
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 3:38pm

Physics
The coil in the figure below contains 425 turns and has an area per turn of 3.00 10-3 m2. The magnetic field is 0.21 T, and the current in the coil is 0.27 A. A brake shoe is pressed perpendicularly against the shaft to keep the coil from turning. The coefficient of static ...
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 2:50pm

Physics
A wire has a length of 5.40 10-2 m and is used to make a circular coil of one turn. There is a current of 2.30 A in the wire. In the presence of a 3.80-T magnetic field, what is the maximum torque that this coil can experience?
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 2:41pm

Physics
A wire has a length of 5.40 10-2 m and is used to make a circular coil of one turn. There is a current of 2.30 A in the wire. In the presence of a 3.80-T magnetic field, what is the maximum torque that this coil can experience?
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 2:41pm

physics
A 0.7 kg object is at rest. A 6.5 N force to the right acts on the object during a time interval of 3.7 seconds. What is the velocity of the object at the end of this interval?
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 2:28pm

University, Physics
Derive the error in equation: T1/2 = 1n(2)/lambda solve for T
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 2:10pm

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