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June 25, 2016
**physics**

During a baseball game, a batter hits a popup to a fielder 80 m away. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . If the ball remains in the air for 5.5 s, how high does it rise? Answer in units of m.
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Suppose the hand shown in (Figure 1) holds an 8.9-kg mass. The total mass of the arm is 3.3 kg. What force, FM, is required of the deltoid muscle, assuming the mass is 52 cm from the shoulder joint? So ive tried this problem multiple times but i'm not getting the correct ...
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by arshi*

**Physics**

A block of mass 4 kg, which has an initial speed of 2 m/s at time t = 0, slides on a horizontal surface. Find the magnitude of the work that must be done on the block to bring it to rest. Answer in units of J. If a constant friction force of magnitude 5 Newtons is exerted on ...
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Madi*

**Physics**

A 4.17 g bullet moving at 506.1 m/s penetrates a tree trunk to a depth of 4.64 cm. a) Use work and energy considerations to find the magnitude of the force that stops the bullet. Answer in units of N. b) Assuming that the frictional force is constant, determine how much time ...
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Madi*

**Physics**

The efficiency of a pulley system is 47 percent. The pulleys are used to raise a mass of 47 kg to a height of 7.0 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . What force is exerted on the rope of the pulley system if the rope is pulled for 28 m in order to raise the mass to ...
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Madi*

**physics**

A 20 g bullet is accelerated in a rifle barrel 45 cm long to a speed of 354 m/s. Use the work-energy theorem to find the average force exerted on the bullet while it is being accelerated. Answer in units of N.
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Madi*

**Physics**

A 7159 N piano is to be pushed up a(n) 2.26 m frictionless plank that makes an angle of 25.6 ◦ with the horizontal. Calculate the work done in sliding the piano up the plank at a slow constant rate. Answer in units of J.
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Madi*

**physics**

A 48-kg box is being pushed a distance of 7.5 m across the floor by a force Upper POverscript right-arrow EndScripts whose magnitude is 185 N. The force Upper POverscript right-arrow EndScripts is parallel to the displacement of the box. The coefficient of ...
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Hannah*

**Physics**

Water flows at 2.4 m/s through a garden hose of diameter 1.59 cm and emerges from a nozzle of radius 0.64 cm. If the nozzle is directed vertically upward, to what height would the water rise?
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Chai*

**Physics**

The gravitational force of attraction between two students sitting at their desks in physics class is 2.23 ✕ 10-8 N. If one student has a mass of 52.0 kg and the other student has a mass of 57.4 kg, how far apart are the students sitting?
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Jackson*

**physics**

A pistol of mass 2 kg fires a bullet of mass 50 g. The bullet strikes a stationary block of mass 1 2 kg. If the block, with the bullet embedded in it, moves with a velocity of 4 m/s, the recoil velocity of the pistol will be (Ignore friction and air resistance)
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by aparna*

**physics**

A fence post is 52.0 m from where you are standing, in a direction 37.0 degree north of east. A second fence post is due south from you. What is the distance of the second post from you, if the distance between the two posts is 80.0 m?
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by tweetie*

**Physics**

Kim an entrepreneur students walks 20m,30°NE,then turns N 30m,and takes 40m W and finally 20m 45°SE to reach the building for his next class.what is kims total displacement
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Anie*

**physics**

A fence post is 52.0 m from where you are standing, in a direction 37.0 degree north of east. A second fence post is due south from you. What is the distance of the second post from you. If the distance between the two posts is 80.0 m?
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by tweetie*

**Physics**

Tarzan tries to cross a river by swinging from one bank to the other on a vine that is 11.2 m long. His speed at the bottom of the swing is 7.0 m/s. Tarzan does not know that the vine has a breaking strength of 1.0 ✕ 103 N. What is the largest mass that Tarzan can have ...
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Jackson*

**PHYSICS**

A meter stick lies along the x-axis, centered at the origin. An upward force of 6.0 N is applied at x = 30 cm, and an upward force of 8.0 N is simultaneously applied at x = −40 cm. What is the net torque on the meter stick, taking into account usual sign conventions?
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a 50kg box on a ramp needs to be lifted 3m using a force of 100N. What tpe of pulley system could do the work? What type of lever system?
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by A*

**Physics**

Starting with an initial speed of 3.86 m/s at a height of 0.480 m, a 1.78-kg ball swings downward and strikes a 4.75-kg ball that is at rest, as the drawing shows. (a) Using the principle of conservation of mechanical energy, find the speed of the 1.78-kg ball just before ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Hannah*

**PHYSICS**

In an old house, the heating system uses radiators, which are hollow metal devices through which hot water or steam circulates. In one room the radiator has a dark color (emissitivity = 0.810). It has a temperature of 65.0 oC. The new owner of the house paints the radiator a ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

In an old house, the heating system uses radiators, which are hollow metal devices through which hot water or steam circulates. In one room the radiator has a dark color (emissitivity = 0.810). It has a temperature of 65.0 oC. The new owner of the house paints the radiator a ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

The amount of radiant power produced by the sun is approximately 3.9 × 1026 W. Assuming the sun to be a perfect blackbody sphere with a radius of 6.96 × 108 m, find its surface temperature (in kelvins).
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

A person's body is covered with 1.28 m2 of wool clothing. The thickness of the wool is 2.07 × 10-3 m. The temperature at the outside surface of the wool is 13.8 °C, and the skin temperature is 34.6 °C. How much heat per second does the person lose due to ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

Ideally, when a thermometer is used to measure the temperature of an object, the temperature of the object itself should not change. However, if a significant amount of heat flows from the object to the thermometer, the temperature will change. A thermometer has a mass of 31.2...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics: Static Equilibrium**

Consider the 667 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had tension 890 N and makes an angle of è with the wall. The right-hand cable had tension 960 N and makes an angle of è1 with the ceiling. a) What is the angle è1 which the right...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Adrian*

**PHYSICS**

Interactive Solution 12.29 presents a model for solving problems of this type. A thin spherical shell of silver has an inner radius of 5.64 x 10-2 m when the temperature is 24.1 °C. The shell is heated to 133 °C. Find the change in the interior volume of the shell.
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

A steel section of the Alaskan pipeline had a length of 58.4 m and a temperature of 24.5 °C when it was installed. What is its change in length when the temperature drops to a frigid -45.7 °C?
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

Suppose you are hiking down the Grand Canyon. At the top, the temperature early in the morning is a cool 3.36 °C. By late afternoon, the temperature at the bottom of the canyon has warmed to a sweltering 33.1 °C. What is the difference between the higher and lower ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

The latent heat of fusion for water is 33.5 × 104 J/kg, while the latent heat of vaporization is 22.6 × 105 J/kg. What mass m of water at 0 °C must be frozen in order to release the amount of heat that 2.47 kg of steam at 100 °C releases when it condenses?
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

Astronauts on a distant planet set up a simple pendulum of length 1.2 m. The pendulum executes simple harmonic motion and makes 100 complete oscillations in 450 s. What is the magnitude of the acceleration due to gravity on this planet?
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

If 7.20 kg of ice at -5.00°C is added to 12.0 kg of water at 30°C, compute the final temperature.
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

A spring is hung from the ceiling. A 0.477 -kg block is then attached to the free end of the spring. When released from rest, the block drops 0.153 m before momentarily coming to rest, after which it moves back upward. (a) What is the spring constant of the spring? (b) Find ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

A block of mass m = 0.889 kg is fastened to an unstrained horizontal spring whose spring constant is k = 89.4 N/m. The block is given a displacement of +0.128 m, where the + sign indicates that the displacement is along the +x axis, and then released from rest. (a) What is the...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

Water flowing out of a horizontal pipe emerges through a nozzle. The radius of the pipe is 1.5 cm, and the radius of the nozzle is 0.42 cm. The speed of the water in the pipe is 0.68 m/s. Treat the water as an ideal fluid, and determine the absolute pressure of the water in ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

The truck in that example is traveling at 19 m/s. The density of air is 1.29 kg/m3. By how much does the pressure inside the cargo area beneath the tarpaulin exceed the outside pressure?
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

A duck is floating on a lake with 22% of its volume beneath the water. What is the average density of the duck?
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics: Static Equilibrium**

Consider the 667 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had tension 890 N and makes an angle of è with the wall. The right-hand cable had tension 960 N and makes an angle of è1 with the ceiling. a) What is the angle è1 which the right...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Adrian*

**Physics**

Imagine a horizontal spring with an elastic constant of 26.5 N/m, held in place just above an air table. If a 2.00 kg mass traveling at 1.50 m/s slams axially into the end of the spring, by how much will it be compressed in bringing the mass to rest?
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Eric*

**physics**

The heating element of a water heater in an apartment building has a maximum power output of 29 kW. Four residents of the building take showers at the same time, and each receives heated water at a volume flow rate of 12x10-5 m3/s. If the water going into the heater has a ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by krissy*

**physics**

A commonly used method of fastening one part to another part is called "shrink fitting." A steel rod has a diameter of 2.0046 cm, and a flat plate contains a hole whose diameter is 2.0000 cm. The rod is cooled so that it just fits into the hole. When the rod warms up...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by krissy*

**Physics**

A tennis ball is dropped from 1.54 m above the ground. It rebounds to a height of 0.845 m. With what velocity does it hit the ground? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2 . (Let down be negative.) Answer in units of m/s.
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Noel*

**Physics**

The MAVEN spacecraft, a NASA mission that is studying the Martian atmosphere, launched from Cape Canaveral in November 2013 on an Atlas V rocket. The rocket burns about 280,000 kg of fuel over 4 minutes (you can assume dm/dt is constant over that interval) and ejects the fuel ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Omar*

**Physics**

A solid ball is released from rest and slides down a ramp that makes an angle of 50 degrees with respect to the horizontal. a) What is the minimum coefficient of static friction between the ramp and the ball for no slipping to occur? b) Would this coefficient of static ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Zack*

**Physics**

Instead of the frictionless wheel in problem 7, imagine that the rope is tied to a frictionless pulley with radius R but an unknown moment of inertia. If the pulley always has half as much kinetic energy as the block, what must be its moment of inertia? The block has a mass m.
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Matt*

**Physics**

A block is on the end of a massless cable that is tied to a frictionless wheel (uniform disk) as shown in the figure at right. The wheel has a radius of 0.4 m. The system is initially at rest. If the block moves downward, with a constant acceleration, a distance of 2 m in 3 s...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Jack*

**Physics**

Beam supported by a rope that can rotate about a hinge. The beam is supported by a rope attached 1.00 meter from the end of the beam. The beam has a mass of 10.0 kg and is 6.00 meters long. The rope makes a 60degree angle. What is the tension in the rope? What is the magnitude...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Fred*

**Honors Physics**

At Sirius A's surface, the gravitational force between Sirius A and a 8 kg mass of hot gas has a magnitude of 1480.2 N. Assuming that Sirius A is spherical, with a uniform mass of 4.851e+30 kg, what is Sirius A's mean radius? What is the radius? _______m
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Donkey*

**Honors Physics**

A mechanic jacks up the front of a car to an angle of 8.8° with the horizontal in order to change the front tires. The car is 2.92 m long and has a mass of 1330 kg. Gravitational force acts at the center of mass, which is located 1.02 m from the front end. The rear wheels ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Donkey*

**physics**

in a car, compressed air exerts a force F1 on a small piston having a radius of 5cm. this pressure is transmitted to a second piston of radius 15cm.if the mass of car to be lifted is 1350kg ,what is the force F1 necessary to accomplish this task?
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by sonam*

**physics**

A jumbo jet airplane has a mass of about 400,000 kg when fully loaded with over 400 passengers and takes off at a speed of 250 km/h. Determine;The takeoff speed when the airplane has 100 empty seats. Assume each passenger with luggage is 140 kg and the wing and flap settings ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Saleh*

**Mathematics**

A survey of 100 students produced the following statics: 32 study mathematics, 20 study physics, 45 study Biology, 15 study mathematics and biology, 7 study mathematics and physics, 10 study physics and Biology, 30 do not study any of the three subjects 1, Present the ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Mesh*

**Physics**

A length l, mass M of the rod can freely rotate about the fulcrum O in the vertical plane. A mass of m, velocity v of bullets at a distance within a fulcrum for the incident at the bar, when the maximum deflection angle of the rod 30 ¡ã,find the initial velocity ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Jenny*

**Physics**

A satellite is in a circular orbit 810 km above the Earth’s surface; i.e., it moves on a circular path under the influence of nothing but the Earth’s gravity. Find the speed of the satellite. The radius of the Earth is 6.37 × 106 m, and the accel- eration of ...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Kiara*

**Physics**

Consider the 608 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had ten- sion T2 and makes an angle of 44◦ with the ceiling. The right-hand cable had tension T1 and makes an angle of 42◦ with the ceiling. a) What is the tension in the cable labeled T1...
*Tuesday, November 17, 2015 by Leslie *

**physics**

If a standing wave with 10 antinodes occurs at a frequency of 44.1 Hz, at what frequency would you look for the n = 2 standing wave?
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Kim*

**physics**

You take a set of measurements for the wavelengths and frequencies of standing waves on a string that is under a tension of 2.20 N. You use your data to create a plot of wavelength (in m) vs inverse frequency (in s) and the linear fit of your graph gives a slope of 19.0. What ...
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Kim*

**Physics: Static Equilibrium**

Consider the 667 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had tension 890 N and makes an angle of è with the wall. The right-hand cable had tension 960 N and makes an angle of è1 with the ceiling. a) What is the angle è1 which the right...
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Adrian*

**Physics**

A cat chases a mouse across a 1.5 m high table. The mouse steps out of the way, and the cat slides off the table and strikes the floor 1.2 m from the edge of the table. What was the cat’s speed when it slid off the table? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . Answer...
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Azan*

**physics**

A 4 . 7 kg mass weighs 39 . 95 N on the surface of a planet similar to Earth. The radius of this planet is roughly 6 . 2 × 10 6 m. Calculate the mass of of this planet. The value of the universal gravitational constant is 6 . 67259 × 10 − 11 N · m 2 / ...
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A mass m = 5.7kg is attached to two springs as it slides along a frictionless floor, while the springs are fastened to two walls. The springs both have k = 420 N/m and are both in their relaxed states (unstretched and uncompressed) when the mass is centered between the two ...
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Wrenn*

**Physics**

A mass-on-a-spring system has m = 54 kg and k = 225 N/m. The mass is pulled a distance 0.25 m from its equilibrium position and then released. (a) What is the maximum acceleration of the mass? My work: F=ma -kx=ma (225)(.25)=(54kg)(a) solve for a. a=1.04 m/s^2. this is correct...
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Wrenn*

**Science-physics**

A ball is thrown horizontally from the top of a building 37.5 m high. The ball strikes the ground at a point 80.3 m from the base of the building. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Find the time the ball is in motion. Answer in units of s.
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Maggie*

**Physics: Static Equilibrium**

Consider the 667 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had tension 890 N and makes an angle of è with the wall. The right-hand cable had tension 960 N and makes an angle of è1 with the ceiling. a) What is the angle è1 which the ...
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Adrian*

**PHYSICS**

The density of ice is 917 kg/m3, and the density of sea water is 1025 kg/m3. A swimming polar bear climbs onto a piece of floating ice that has a volume of 5.70 m3. What is the weight of the heaviest bear that the ice can support without sinking completely beneath the water?
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A ball rolls over the edge of a table with a horizontal velocity v m/s. the height of the table is 2.1m and the horizontal range of the ball from the base of the table is 16m. What is the initial speed of the ball?
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by DaiAna*

**physics**

Assume a cyclist of weight mg can exert a force on the pedals equal to 0.90 mg on the average. If the pedals rotate in a circle of radius 18 cm, the wheels have a radius of 34 cm, and the front and back sprockets on which the chain runs have 42 and 19 teeth respectively (Fig. ...
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by physics*

**PHYSICS**

A dentist's chair with a patient in it weighs 2180 N. The output plunger of a hydraulic system begins to lift the chair, when the dentist's foot applies a force of 73.6 N to the input piston. Neglect any height difference between the plunger and the piston. What is the...
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics: Static Equilibrium**

Consider the 667 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had tension 890 N and makes an angle of è with the wall. The right-hand cable had tension 960 N and makes an angle of è1 with the ceiling. a) What is the angle è1 which the right...
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Adrian*

**Physics 1111 at UGA**

If a projectile is launched from Earth with a speed equal to the escape speed, how high above the Earth's surface is it when its speed is one third the escape speed?
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Merritt*

**Physics **

A chameleon extends its tongue to capture a tasty insect. The tongue accelerates at 33 m/s2 for 0.12 seconds to make the capture. what is the speed of the chameleons tongue when it grabs the insect?
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by anonymous *

**Physics**

Suppose you measure a standing person's blood pressure by placing the cuff on his leg 0.580 m below the heart. Calculate the pressures you would observe if the pressures at the heart are 121 over 80 mm Hg. Assume there is no loss of pressure due to resistance in the ...
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Kenzie*

**physics**

A cross-country skier who weighs 600 N has chosen ski wax that provides ฯ=0.03. What is the minimum amount of horizontal force,perhaps from a tailwind,that would keep the skier coasting at constant speed across level snow?
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by sarah*

**Physics **

A bicycle with tires 64 cm in diameter travels 5.2 km . Part A How many revolutions do the wheels make? Express your answer using two significant figures.
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by Safia*

**Physics**

The interior of a submarine located at a depth of 50 m in seawater is maintained at sea-level atmospheric pressure. Find the force acting on a window 20 cm square. The density of seawater is 1.03 × 103 kg/m3
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by peter*

**physics**

70-kg man jumps off a raft 2 meter squared moored in a freshwater lake. By how much does the raft rise?
*Monday, November 16, 2015 by yin*

**AP physics 1**

an astronaut on a space walk discovers that this jet pack has no longer works, leaving him stranded 50m from the space-craft. If the jet pack is removable, explain how the astronaut can still use it to return to the ship?
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by lakpa*

**Physics: Static Equilibrium**

Consider the 667 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had tension 890 N and makes an angle of θ with the wall. The right-hand cable had tension 960 N and makes an angle of θ1 with the ceiling. a) What is the angle θ1 which the right- hand...
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Adrian*

**Physics**

Consider the 667 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had tension 890 N and makes an angle of θ with the wall. The right-hand cable had tension 960 N and makes an angle of θ1 with the ceiling. a) What is the angle θ1 which the right- hand...
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Adrian*

**Physics HELP**

How would I solve this problem? A plane travels 4300 m at an angle of 49 degrees to the ground, then changes direction and travels 6500 m at an angle of 21 degrees to the ground. What is the magnitude and direction of the planes tot displacement?
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

if your plane is flying 25° north of east at the speed of 820 kg per hour how fast is it moving to the north?
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Karlie*

**physics**

When a wood shelf of mass 7.2 kg is fastened inside a slot in a vertical support as shown in (Figure 1) , the support exerts a torque on the shelf. Assume that the slot exerts two vertical forces on the shelf, at points A and B. Detrmine the force exerted on the shelf by the ...
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

When a wood shelf of mass 7.2 kg is fastened inside a slot in a vertical support as shown in (Figure 1) , the support exerts a torque on the shelf. Assume that the slot exerts two vertical forces on the shelf, at points A and B.
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

An airplane is travelling at a speed of 600 mph on a heading of 345 degrees. There is a wind moving at a speed of 70 mph on a heading of 20 degrees. The pilot would like to maintain his planned course. Find the speed and heading he should set in order to travel with the wind ...
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by johnny*

**Physics HELP**

A bug on a picnic table travels 10 cm east, then 18 cm northward, and finally 20 cm westward. What is the bugs displacement relative to its original position?
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A thin spherical shell of silver has an inner radius of 8.74 x 10-2 m when the temperature is 29.4 °C. The shell is heated to 145 °C. Find the change in the interior volume of the shell.
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Kevin*

**physics**

A car travels 15km northwards. 5km eastwards, 10km southwards, and 5km westwards to arrive at point P. Find its total displacement
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Benny*

**Physics**

a crane holds a 500kg wrecking ball in place using a wire with tension T1 and is horizontal to the ground. The crane swings it with a cable under tension T2. if the wire holds the ball in place so the cable forms a 20 degree angle with the vertical, determine tensions T1 and T2.
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Drew*

**Physics**

A man moves due north 6km then he moves 4km due west and then moves 4km southwards finally he moves 4km eastwards.Find his: total distance and displacement
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Nonso*

**Physics 1**

A car manufacturer claims that you can drive its new vehicle across a hill with a 47 degree slope before the vehicle starts to tip. If the vehicle is 2.0 meter wide, how high is its center of gravity?
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Chris*

**Physics**

If the magnetic field in a traveling EM wave has a peak value of 17.9nT, what is the peak value of the electric field strength?
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Hello I'm having trouble with this physics question: You are examining the loss in intensity as light passes through a fibre optic cable. The input intensity is measured as 55.1 W/m2 and the output intensity as 28.7 W/m2. Calculate the attenuation of the signal in decibels...
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by diana*

**Physics**

A car starts rolling down a 1-in-6 hill (1-in-6 means that for each 6 m traveled along the road, the elevation change is 1 m). How fast is it going when it reaches the bottom after traveling 70 m ? Assume an effective coefficient of friction equal to 0.10
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Emily*

**Physics**

A roller coaster reaches the top of the steepest hill with a speed of 7.0 km/h . It then descends the hill, which is at an average angle of 44 ∘ and is 30.0 m long. Estimate its speed when it reaches the bottom. Assume μk=0.18.
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Emily*

**physics help plz :)**

A bicycle spins 10 revs in 5.7 sec. The radius of the wheel is 15 cm a drop of water is 0.3 grams. What height will the drop of water reach when it comes off the wheel?--- I know that I have to use the v=we equation and that grams need to be in kg. But I'm not sure exactly...
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by amelia*

**Physics**

Compare the maximum speeds at which a car can safely navigate a flat, unbanked turn of radius 50.0 m in dry conditions versus snowy conditions. The coefficient of static friction in dry weather is 0.90, and in snowy weather it is 0.10. So, find the maximum speed for each ...
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Smit*

**Physics**

Determine the velocity of the Hubble deep space telescope while it is in orbit at a height of 598 km (5.98 x 105 m) above the earth’s surface. The earth’s radius is approximately 6.4 x 106 m. The mass of the earth is 6.0 x 1024 kg.
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Smit*

**Physics**

A hockey skater turns in a circular path with radius of 31.0 m while going 10.5 m/s. If he experiences a centripetal force of 565 N, what is the mass of the skater?
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Smit*

**Physics**

A 1450 kg car goes over a vertical hill with a radius of 64.7 m. What is the maximum velocity that will keep the car on the road as it goes over the hill?
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Smit*

**physics**

An ECG monitor must have an RC time constant less than 100 μs to be able to measure variations in voltage over small time intervals. If the resistance of the circuit (due mostly to that of the patient’s chest) is 1000 Ω, what is the maximum capacitance of the ...
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by carolyn*

**physics**

A disk shaped yoyo (m=220 grams) has a 70 cm long string. The radius of the central winding peg is 2.5 mm, the outer radius of the yoyo is 5.6 cm. A) How much Torque is applied to this yoyo by the string? B) How long until the yoyo hits the bottom of the throw? C) What is the ...
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A train can deccerate at 0.4 m/s. It's traveling at 160km/hr. How far in advance should it apply brakes to come to a full stop.
*Sunday, November 15, 2015 by Jas*