# Homework Help: Science: Physics

## Recent Homework Questions About Physics

**Physics**

A block of ice of mass 30 kg is at rest atop an inclined plane of vertical height 2 m. It is released and slides down the inclined plane. What is its speed at the bottom of the inclined plane?

**physics**

The 2.0 kg wood box in the figure(Figure 1) slides down a vertical wood wall while you push on it at a 45 ∘ angle. The coefficient of kinetic friction of wood on wood is μk = 0.200. What magnitude of force should you apply to cause the box to slide down at a constant speed...

**Physics**

hearing rattles from a snake, a boy make two rapid displacements of magnitude 1.8m and 2.4m in sketches show how the two displacements might add up to give magnitude of 4.2m, 3.0m and 0.6m?

**physics**

How much work isneeded to stop a 20g bullet moving with a speed of 150m/s

**physics**

1.00L piston with 1.00 mole of an ideal gas at 298.0K and 1.00bar is isothermally and reversibly compressed to a final volume of 0.200L, the irreversibly expanded in first step to its original volume with an applied pressure of 1.00bar. Calculate the change in heat for the ...

**Physics**

5 moles of ideal gas cloud has an initial pressure of 1.00 bar, initial volume of 100.0L and temperature of 25.0ºC. The cloud expands adiabatically to a final volume of 900.0L. Cp,m= 15.79 J mol-1 K-1 . What is the final pressure and final temperature of the gas cloud? What ...

**Physics**

An ideal gas in a moveable piston is allowed to reversibly expand by slowly heating at constant pressure. a. Derive the equation for the work done reversibly as a function of the initial and final temperatures.( i have used w=-nrtln(v final/v intial) i dont know how can I take...

**physics newton's third law**

Two blocks are attached to opposite ends of a massless rope that goes over a massless, frictionless, stationary pulley. One of the blocks, with a mass of 4.5 kg accelerates downward at 34g.

**Physics**

A crazed armadillo with a mass of 60kg stands at the center of a rope which was initially strung horizontally between two poles 50m apart. Its weight causes the rope to sag 1.20m. What is the tension in the rope Solution: 2Tsin(angle) - mg = 0 Tan-1() = 1.2/25 = 2.75° 2Tsin(2...

**Physics**

A driver jumps off the 3.0m diving board with an initial velocity of 5.0m/s. (a) Determine the maximum height, (b) The time to reach the maximum height, (c) The time it took to touch the water, and (c) The speed when touching the water.

**Physics**

A light wave strikes a lake at an angle of incidence of 65.4 degrees. At what angle of refraction will this wave travel through the lake? (The index of refraction of water is 1.33 and the index of refraction of air is 1.00)

**Physics**

A wave with an amplitude of 31 mm interferes with another wave that has the same wavelength, an amplitude of 13 mm. a) What is the maximum amplitude of the resultant wave if the two waves are in phase? b) What is the maximum amplitude of the resultant wave if the two waves are...

**Physics**

A water wave with a wavelength of 35.6 cm approaches a wall with a large opening in it. The hole begins to close. What size does the hole in the wall need to be for the wave to noticeably diffract through the hole? Justify your answer.

**physics**

Find the length of a pendulum that oscillates with a frequency of 0.25 Hz

**Physics**

An object is given two initial velocities, one that has a magnitude of 60.0 ms-1 and points along a direction that is 35.0° north of east and the other has a magnitude of 55.0 ms-1 that points 15.0°, also north of east. Determine the resultant velocity of the object.

**Physics**

A plane travels 3 km due north, then 5 km due northeast. Represent these two displacements graphically and determine the resultant displacement by finding is magnitude and direction.

**physics**

A student in the fitness center lifts a weight with m = <81.5> kg from the floor to a height of <2.7> meters in a time of <15.50> seconds. Find the average power exerted by the student during this time. Give your answer in watts (W) and with 3 significant ...

**Physics**

a truck drives 60 m in 5s, while uniformity slowing to a stop. The average speed during this process is 12 m/s. What is the trucks jnitial speed at the beginning of this process? What is the magnitude of the trucks acceleration during this process? I have the answers I just ...

**physics**

A 25-kg child sits at the top of a 4-meter slide. After sliding down, the child is traveling at 5 m/s. How much PE does he start with? How much KE does he end with? How much energy is lost to friction? if you push a box across the floor with a force of 30 N you push it 15 ...

**Physics**

A car drive straight of the edge of a cliff that is 54m high. The police note that the point of impact is 130m from the base of the cliff. How fast was the car travelling when it went off the cliff.

**Physics**

A car drive straight of the edge of a cliff that is 54m high. The police note that the point of impact is 130m from the base of the cliff. How fast was the car travelling when it went off the cliff.

**physics**

The eye of a hurricane passes over Grand Bahama Island. It is moving in a direction 77.2 ◦ north of west with a speed of 49.0 km/h. Exactly 2.92 hours later, the course of the hurricane shifts due north, and its speed slows to 22.4 km/h, as shown. How far from Grand Bahama ...

**Physics**

A person walking across the room with a constant speed of 2m/s, and they run back with a constant speed of 8m/s. What is their average speed for the trip? I know the answer is 3.2m/s but I need help knowing how it's done. Greatly appreciated!

**physics**

a car moving at speed of 5 m/s ,accelerates at a constant rate of 2.50 m/s^2 for 5.00s . what is the car final speed

**Physics**

A person walking across the room with a constant speed of 2m/s, and they run back with a constant speed of 8m/s. What is their average speed for the trip? I know the answer is 3.2m/s but I need help knowing how it's done. Greatly appreciated!

**Physics**

A car accelerates from zero to 80 mph in 8.0 seconds. What is the average speed during this activity? So I thought to calculate average speed it is S = distance/time So 80/8 would be 10 m/s, but the answer is 40 MPH and I have no clue how :(

**Physics**

A ball (mass of 0.3kg) is suspended on a string that is attached to the ceiling. The ball is charged with an unknown charge q. Determine the magnitude of the charge on the ball if the electric field strength is 3000N/C, and the string forms an angle of θ = 20° as diagrammed ...

**physics**

a force is applied on a piston with radius of 2cm to lift a truck with a mass of 2400 kg sits on a piston with a radius of 180cm what is the magnitude of the applied force?

**Physics Help please**

The lecturer with a monotone voice of 440 Hz and you are both 2m away from the long, smooth and tall wall. You will hear sound that comes directly to you from the lecturer along with sound that comes back from the wall on it’s way to reaching you. You need the path here ...

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**physics**

which formular do to use to calculate distace in newton's law if i have height and angle?

**Physics**

Water of mass 200g and temperature 10digrees Celsius is put in a copper calorimeter of mass 80g. Steam from boiler at a normal pressure is passed into the calorimeter for sometime. The total mass of the calorimeter and contents is 283g. The final temperature of the contents is...

**Physics**

A balloon is filled with a gas which is lighter than air. It is observed to rise in air up to a certain height. State the reason why the balloon stops rising.

**Physics**

A 231 kg block is released at height h = 3.9 m. The track is frictionless except for a portion of length 6.6 m. The block travels down the track, hits a spring of force constant k = 1624 N/m, and compresses it 1.7 m from its equilibrium position before coming to rest ...

**ADVANCED LEVEL PHYSICS**

A particle travelling in a straight line with constant acceleration and starting from rest covers 36m in the 5th second.Find the acceleration and the distance traveled in the 6th second

**Physics-Work, Energy, and Power**

A 56.9 kg sledder descends an 8.21-meter high hill, encountering a friction force of 11.7 N, Fill in the blanks and determine the speed of the sledder after traveling the 31.7 meters to the bottom of the hill. Top of the hill: KE=0J PE=_ W=_ Work=_ PE=0J KE=_ At the bottom of ...

**Physics**

A ball is shot from the top of a building with an initial velocity of 20 m/s at an angle θ = 39° above the horizontal. If a nearby building is the same height and 55 m away, how far below the top of the building will the ball strike the nearby building?

**Physics**

A ball is tossed from an upper-story window of a building. The ball is given an initial velocity of 9.40 m/s at an angle of 21.0Â° below the horizontal. It strikes the ground 6.00 s later. (a) How far horizontally from the base of the building does the ball strike the ground...

**Physics**

Two wires are identical, except that one is aluminum and one is copper. The aluminum wire has a resistance of 0.527Ω. What is the resistance of the copper wire? Take the resistivity of copper to be 1.72 x 10-8 Ω·m, and that of aluminum to be 2.82 x 10-8 Ω·m.

**Physics**

A coil of wire has a resistance of 31.8Ω at 28 °C and 55.6Ω at 53 °C. What is the temperature coefficient of resistivity?

**Physics**

The place kicker on a football team kicks a ball from ground level with an initial speed of 8.30 m/s at an angle of 19.0° above the horizontal. How long is the ball in the air before it lands on the ground again? You may neglect air resistance.

**Physics**

A 231 kg block is released at height h = 3.9 m. The track is frictionless except for a portion of length 6.6 m. The block travels down the track, hits a spring of force constant k = 1624 N/m, and compresses it 1.7 m from its equilibrium position before coming to rest ...

**Physics**

A ball (mass of 0.5kg) is suspended on a string that is attached to the ceiling. The ball is charged with an unknown charge q. Determine the magnitude of the charge on the ball if the electric field strength is 2000N/C, and the string forms an angle of θ = 30°

**physics**

Located 10 centimeters apart from each other are two charged particles. Both have equal mass. The second object has a charge that is twice as large as the charge on the first object. They experience a repulsive force of 95N due to the electrical interactions. What is the ...

**physics**

You push a charge of 0.1C through an electric field. Through this process, you do 48 J of work on the charged object. Determine the voltage between where you started and where you ended.

**physics**

At each corner of an equilateral triangle, there is a charge, as diagrammed below. The length of each side of the triangle is .4 meters. Find the net force acting upon q1, given the following values for each of the charges: q1 = −2.00 μC, q2 = 3.00 μC, and q3 = 4.00 μC.

**physics**

A car moving with a speed of 180kmh was brought uniformly to rest by the application of the breaks in 20s. How far did the car travel after the breaks

**Science**

A physics student stands in an 64th floor. The students weights 810 N. What is his mass and normal force? Mass is 83? normal force is 810?

**Physics**

An ideal spring hangs vertically from the ceiling. When 1.0 kg mass hangs from the spring it is extended 5.0 cm from its relaxed length. A downward external force is now applied to the mass to extend the spring an additional 10 cm. While the spring is being extended by the ...

**Physics**

The horizontal surface on which the block slides is frictionless. The speed of the block before it touch the spring is 6.0 m/s. How fast is the block moving at the instant the spring has been compressed 0.15 m? The spring constant, k = 2000 N/m

**physics-sound**

A police car moving at 41 m/s is initially behind a truck moving in the same direction at 17 m/s. The natural frequency of the car's siren is 800 Hz. The change in frequency observed by the truck driver as the car overtakes him is __(Hz) Take the speed of sound to be 340m/s.

**physics**

A person jumps out of a helicopter in mid-air to retrieve a small metal ball. He screams at 475Hz, but people on the ground hear him scream at 578Hz. The person is falling at __(m/s) Once he grabs the metal ball, he is pulled back up to the helicopter at the same speed as he ...

**Physics**

A bullet with mass (m) is fired vertically into a block of wood with mass (M) that is hanging from a rope at rest. If the billet has an initial speed Vi (initial velocity) find the height (h) that the block will swing into the air after the bullet becomes embedded in it m=0....

**physics**

A ball is thrown upward with velocity 5m/s calculate total distance covered by it ?{ Using formulae (v)2 -(u)2. =2gs}

**Physics**

An 80g particle moving with an initial velocity of (50m/s)î strikes and sticks to a 60g particle moving at (50m/s)j. How much kinetic energy is lost in this collision?

**physics**

A (10.25) kg bowling ball is hung on a (11.50) m long rope. It is then pulled back until the rope makes an angle of (39.0) degrees with the vertical and released. Find the speed of the ball is at the lowest point. Give your answer in m/s and with 3 significant figures.

**Physics**

The box is being pulled by a roope across a level floor as shown in the diagram. The box is accelerating at 1 m/s2, the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.5. what is th tension in the rope?

**Physics help please**

excited by the in class experiments you put two speakers in your living room 80cm apart producing a sound of 750Hz. 4.0 m away you place a microphone right on the centerline between the speakers. Will the microphone detect a loud sound or a soft on at this point (relatively to...

**PHYSICS**

On vacation, your 1400-kg car pulls a 520-kg trailer away from a stoplight with an acceleration of 2.00 m/s2 . A: What is the net force exerted by the car on the trailer? Assume that the positive x axis is directed toward the direction of motion. F = N What force does the ...

**PHYSICS**

An object acted on by three forces moves with constant velocity. One force acting on the object is in the positive x direction and has a magnitude of 6.2 N ; a second force has a magnitude of 5.0 N and points in the negative y direction Find the magnitude of the third force ...

**Physics**

you are skiing down a slope angled at 30 degrees to the horizontal. Your acceleration is 2m/s^2. what is the coefficient of kinetic friction between you and the hill?

**Physics**

A ball is dropped from a building, after 2 sec another ball is thrown downward. After 6 sec the second ball overtook the first ball. Is the second ball has greater acceleration than the first ball? Explain.

**help with physics**

Excited by the in class experiments you put two speakers in your living room 80cm apart producing a sound of 750Hz. 4.0 m away you place a microphone right on the centerline between the speakers. Will the microphone detect a loud sound or a soft on at this point (relatively to...

**physics help please**

The lecturer with a monotone voice of 440 Hz and you are both 2m away from the long, smooth and tall wall. You will hear sound that comes directly to you from the lecturer along with sound that comes back from the wall on it’s way to reaching you. You need the path here ...

**Physics**

A 200 gram sample of hot water at 89°C is mixed with 200 grams of cool water at 16°C. Assume there is no loss of heat energy to the surroundings, what is the final temperature of the mixture when they reach thermal equilibrium?

**Physics**

A 100 gram mass of metal at 106°C is placed in 100 grams of cool water at 22°C. The final temperature of the mixture is 25°C. What is the specific heat capacity of the metal?

**physics**

A ball is fired at a speed of 8 m/s at 20˚ above the horizontal from the top of a 5 m high wall. How far from the base of the ball will the ball hit the ground? Also calculate the angle below horizontal the velocity vector makes.

**Physics**

The lecturer with a monotone voice of 440 Hz and you are both 2m away from the long, smooth and tall wall.You will hear sound that comes directly to you from the lecturer along with sound that comes back from the wall on it’s way to reaching you.You need the path here needs ...

**physics**

An electron is projected horizontally at a speed of 3x10^6 m/s into a uniform electric field 200 N/C produced by two charged plates of width 0.1m (a) find the a cceleration of the electron in the elec field.(b) finn the time takes to travel through the electric field.(c) what ...

**physics**

Consider a balloon of mass 0.030 kg being inflated with a gas of density 0.54 kgm-3. What will be the volume of the balloon when it just begins to rise in air of density 1.29 kg m-3? [g = 10 ms-2]

**Physics**

A stone with a mass of 20kg and density of 20,000kg/m3 is immersed in water. Find its weight

**physics**

A ball moving at a velocity of 10 meters/second has a momentum of 8.0 kilogram meters/second. What is its mass?

**Physics**

A 77 kg man climbs the stairs to the fifth floor of a building, a total height of 15.2 m. What is his potential energy in Joules when he reaches the fifth floor? Round your answer to 1 decimal place.

**physics**

The index of refraction of water for a given monochromatic light in water is n=4/3. The wavelength of this light in water is 500nm. a) find the speed of this light in water. b) find the energy of one photon of this light . Does this energy change if this light is ...

**Physics**

The lecturer with a monotone voice of 440 Hz and you are both 2m away from the long, smooth and tall wall. You will hear sound that comes directly to you from the lecturer along with sound that comes back from the wall on it’s way to reaching you. You need the path here ...

**Physics 202**

In a lecture hall you sit 12 m directly in front of one of the two speakers on the front of the hall. The second speaker is 8m from the first in line with the front of the room, so that the speakers and you form a triangle with a 90° angle. What frequencies in the human ...

**Physics**

a uniform beam 6.0m long and weighing 4kg rest support p and q place left and right 1.0m of beam of weight from each of the beam weight of mass 10kg and 8kg and are placed near p and q respectively on each of the beam. calculate the reaction of p and q

**Physics**

a uniform beam 6.0m long and weighing 4kg rest support p and q place left and right 1.0m of beam of weight from each of the beam weight of mass 10kg and 8kg and are placed near p and q respectively on each of the beam. calculate the reaction of p and q

**physics**

1. A cylinder tank is 30m deep,calculate the pressure extended at the bottom of the tank,when it is four-fifth filled with water (g=10mg-2,density of water =1000kgm-2) 2.a sample of air weighing 1.32*10^2N is confined in a room measuring 9.5m*2.0m.calculate the density of the ...

**physics**

What is the density of a fuel of relative density 0.72

**physics**

The index of refraction of water for a given monochromatic light in water is n=4/3. The wavelength of this light in water is 500nm. a) find the speed of this light in water. b) find the energy of one photon of this light . Does this enerdy change if this light is propagated in...

**physics**

A rod 14.0 cm long is uniformly charged and has a total charge of -20.0 µC. Determine the magnitude and direction of the electric field along the axis of the rod at a point 36.0 cm from its center. N/C

**Physics**

Two forces are applied to a block of mass MM=12.0 kg that sits on a horizontal, frictionless table. One force F⃗ 1F→1 has a magnitude of 10.0 N and is directed at an angle θ1 equal to 37.0° from the xx direction as labeled in the figure below. As a result of the forces, ...

**Physics**

A box (mass=34kg) is set on an incline (angle=36.5 degrees), attached to a string. The box is let go slowly with a tension of 205N on the string, and starts sliding down with an acceleration of 0.12m/s^2. What was the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the ...

**Physics Word Problem**

suppose a meteorite called head on with mars and becomes buried under mars surface. what would be the elasticity of this collision? explain your answer.

**physics**

the human body can survive a negative acceleration trauma incident if the magnitude of the acceleration is 250m/sq. s. If you are in an automobile accident with an initial velocity of 29.17 m/s and are stopped by an airbag that inflates from the dashboard, over what distance ...

**Physics**

Sputnik, the first artificial satellite to orbit the Earth, had a mass of 83.6kg and travelled at 7574 m/s. The radius of the earth is 6371 km and its mass is 5.972 x 10^24 kg. What gravitational force did Sputnik apply to the earth during this orbit? What I've got so far: so...

**physics**

The pitcher throws a pitch from the mound toward home plate 18.4m away. The ball is released horizontally from a height of 1.8m with a velocity of 32m/s. Find the height above ground when it gets there.

**physics**

A large box of mass M is pulled across a horizontal, frictionless surface by a horizontal rope with tension T. A small box of mass m sits on top of the large box. The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between the two boxes are μs and μk, respectively. Find an ...

**Physics**

write an equation that relates to frequency(f) applied to the string to the length(L) between the two fixed end points. This was from lab of standing waves.

**Physics**

Davi Kent caldoza is riding the Giant Drop at great America. If Davi Kent free falls for 3.6 seconds, what will be his final velocity and how far will he fall?

**Physics**

A stone is thrown vertically upward with the velocity of 49.0 m/s. (a) how high will it travel before it starts to fall? (b) how many seconds will it take the stone to reach the highest point?

**Physics**

A Ball of Mass 0.5kg Moving At 10m/s Collide With Another Ball Of Equal mass At Rest.If The Two Balls Move Together After The Impact Calculate Their common Velocity

**physics**

A particle (mass = 5.0 g, charge = 40 mC) moves in a region of space where the electric field is uniform and is given by Ex = -5.5 N/C, Ey = Ez = 0. If the position and velocity of the particle at t = 0 are given by x = y = z = 0 and vx = 50 m/s, vy = vz = 0, what is the ...

**Physics**

A wet bar of soap slides freely down a ramp 17.0 m long, inclined at 38.0 degrees. How long (in seconds) does it take to reach the bottom? (Neglect friction.)

**Physics**

An electric heater the temperature of 120g of water in a thin light vessel through 10k in 2 minutes, when placed in 70g of water contained in a metal vessel of mass 0.55kg the temperature rises through 9k in the same time. Calculate from the above The heat supplied in 2 ...

**physics**

Starting from rest, a student pulls a (34) kg box a distance of (13.50) m across the floor using a (161) N force applied at 35.0 degrees above horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.220 between the floor and the box. Find the work done by the pulling force. Give ...

**physics**

A 22.0 kg box is sliding down on an incline set at (44) degrees up from horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the incline is (.27). Find the acceleration of the box. Give your answer in m/s2 and with 3 significant figures.

**Physics**

A cubic block initially at rest slides with a constant acceleration on an inclined plane 10m long in 2s. Calculate the acceleration of the block.

**physics**

A flying-saucer shaped fairground ride is rotating in a horizontal plane. If the rider’s circular path has a radius of 8 m, at how many revolutions per minute the ride should spin in order for the rider to feel a centripetal acceleration of about 1.5 times Earth’s ...