# Homework Help: Science: Physics

## Recent Homework Questions About Physics

**physics**

a person riding a bicycle whose wheels have an angular velocity of 20 rad/s. The brakes are applied, and the bike is brought to a stop through a uniform acceleration. During braking, the angular displacement of each wheel is 15.92 revolutions. How long does it take for the ...

**physics**

The displacement of a block of mass 778g attached to a spring whose spring constant is 38N/m is given by x=Asin(ωt) where A=25cm. In the first complete cycle find the values of x and t at which the kinetic energy is equal to one half the potential energy. First position: ...

**physics**

A 300g particle oscillating in SHM travels 35cm between the two extreme points in its motion with an average speed of 30cm/s. Find: a) The angular frequency. b) The maximum force on the particle. b) The maximum speed.

**physics**

A 750g block is attached to a vertical spring whose stiffness constant is 1N/m . The block is released at the position where the spring is unextended. a) What is the maximum extension of the spring? How long does it take the block to reach the lowest point?

**physics**

A block attached to a spring is displaced from equilibrium to the position x=+0.5m and released. The period is 2.1s . At what positions and times during the first complete cycle do the following conditions occur. a) |v|=0.5vmax, Where vmax is the maximum speed? First position...

**physics**

With a block of mass m , the frequency of a block-spring system is 1.8Hz. When 50g is added, the frequency drops to 1Hz . Find m and the spring constant.

**physics**

A car moves in a straight line with constant acceleration. Starting from rest at t=0 it travels 8.0 m in 4.0 s. What is the speed of the car at t= 4 s. PLEASE explain :)

**physics**

The displacement of a block attached to a horizontal spring is given by x=0.5sin(7.8t−1.06)m What is the earliest time (t>0) at which x=0.16m? Find the acceleration when x=0.44m helppppppp

**physics**

A particle moving in simple harmonic motion passes through the equilibrium point (x=0) 9 times per second. At t=0t=0 its velocity at x=−0.01 m is negative. It travels 0.4 m in a complete cycle. The particle's position as a function of time is described by the following ...

**PHYSICS**

A box is measured to have a length of L=(10.0+_0.01)FT A WIDTH OF W=(1.534+_0.002)FT AND A HEIGHT OF H=(0.013+_0.001)FT. FIND THE VOLUME OF THE BOX .WRIE THE EXPRESSION FOR V IN THE FOR OF EQUATION 2-3 AND FIND TTHE EXPRESSION FOR SIGN STANDARD DEVIATION V. COMPUTE STANDARD ...

**PHYSICS**

PLEASE HELP WITH PART E AND F THANKS!! Find the direction and magnitude of the following vectors. A⃗ =( 22 m )x^+( -15 m )y^ Express your answer in degrees using three significant figures. θA = THE ANSWER IS-34 Part B Express your answer in meters using two significant ...

**PHYSICS**

Vector A⃗ points in the negative x direction and has a magnitude of 22 units. The vector B⃗ points in the positive y direction. partA:Find the magnitude of B⃗ if A⃗ +B⃗ has a magnitude of 37 units. partB: Sketch A⃗ and B⃗ . Draw the vectors with their tails at ...

**physics**

A vector has the components Ax=−37m and Ay=44m. Part A What is the magnitude of this vector? Express your answer to two significant figures and include appropriate units. the answer for part A is help me with b pls 57 m Part B What angle does this vector make with the ...

**physics**

a 5.4 kg ball slides along a friction-less, horizontal surface at 6.2 m/s. The ball then encounters a ramp which slopes upward. The ball slides up the ramp, slowing down until it stops and slides back down. what is the kinetic energy of the ball as it slides along the friction...

**physics**

A car moves in a straight line with constant acceleration. Starting from rest at t=0 it travels 8.0 m in 4.0 s. What is the speed of the car at t= 4 s. PLEASE explain :)

**physics**

When the temperature of a thin silver [α = 19 × 10-6 (C°)-1] rod is increased, the length of the rod increases by 3.6 × 10-3 cm. Another rod is identical in all respects, except that it is made from gold [α = 14 × 10-6 (C°)-1]. By how much ΔL does the length of the ...

**physics**

calculate angular momentum and rotational kinetic energy of earth about its own axis

**Physics**

1. Calculate the kinetic energy of a 5.2kg object moving at 2.4 m/s 7. Calculate the potential energy of a 5.2kg object positioned 5.8m above the ground 21. Calculate the speed of a 5.2 kg object that possesses 26.1 J of kinetic energy.

**physics**

a force of 372 N is used to move a piano with a maass of 532 kg up a ramp 14 m long. what is the vertical height of the ramp

**Physics Answer Check**

A note played by a musical instrument has a frequency of 130.8 Hz. What would be the length of the pipe if an organ pipe had this frequency as the fundamental and if the speed of the sound in the pipe is 350 m/s? f = v/2L 130.8(2L) = 350 2L = 2.68 L is about 1.34 m.

**physics**

Two identical balls A and B are released from the positions .They collide elastically on horizontal position MN. The ratio of the heights attained by A and B after collision will be ?

**physics**

A ball is let fall from a hight h0.There are n collisions with the earth . If the velocity of rebound after n collisions is vn and the ball rises to a hight hn , then coefficient of restitution e is given by ,

**physics**

A ball of mass m moving with speed V collides with another ball of mass 2m(e=1/2) in a horizontal smooth fixed circular tube of radius R . Time after which next collision will take place is?

**physics**

A ball A of mass M collides elastically with another identical ball B at rest .Initially velocity of ball A is u m/s.After collision

**physics**

a body of mass 65kg falls freely from rest through a height of 50m find the average force exerted by the ground to bring the body to a rest

**Physics**

An object with a mass of (2.844x10^1) kg is subjected to a force of (3.964x10^3) N directed at an angle of (6.374x10^1) degrees from the x axis. A second force of (1.3x10^2) N acting in the negative X directions is also applied to the object. To two significant figures what is...

**physics**

A mechanic pushes a 3090 kg car from rest to a speed of v, doing 5497 J of work in the process. During this time, the car moves 22.1 m. Find the speed v. Neglect friction between car and road. Answer in units of m/s. 1/2mv^2 doesnt work

**Physics**

A force F 1 of magnitude 5.90 units acts on an object at the origin in a direction θ = 28.0° above the positive x-axis. (See the figure below.) A second force F 2 of magnitude 5.00 units acts on the object in the direction of the positive y-axis. Find graphically the ...

**physics**

a car with 4 wheels has the tyres at a pressure of 20N/cm2. Each tyre of 100cm2 in contact with the road. what is the weight of the car.

**Physics**

A stone, 2kg is projected vertically at a velocity of 5m/s at an Angle of 60° Calculate I.Time taken to attain maximum height II.maximum height reached III.The range

**physics**

Question 01: 2.0g of Nitrogen gas is at 270C in a fixed volume. If 20% of its total internal energy is due to rotation what is the average velocity of nitrogen molecules? What will be the temperature 2.0 g of Helium gas in a fixed volume if the average velocity of its ...

**Physics**

If two balls made of iron and aluminium of equal volumes are immersed in a liquid, then will they experience equal up- thrust? Justify your answer.

**Physics**

If the heat of 110J is added to a gaseous system, change in internal energy is 40J, then the amount of external work done is?

**PHYSICS**

--------------A /l\ / 1 \ / 1 \ / 1 \ 1 B C the pendulum has a string of .075m. velocity at c is 3.83m/s how do i find the speed at point b when the angle of B and C is 37 degree

**physics**

Seven measurements of the length of a table in centimeters are 184.7, 182.3, 182.7, 182.1, 182.2, 184.1, and 182.9. Find the best estimate for the length of the table. Be sure to include units! Answer: Seven measurements of the length of a table in centimeters are 184.7, 182.3...

***physics***

what is the smallest time in which a 9.00kW motor can lift a 3500 kg elevator to a height of 9.50m? use 10m/s^2 as g.

**Physics**

Calculate the final centigrade temperature required to change 20 litres of gas at 120°C and 1 atmosphere to 25 litres at 2 atmosphere.

**Physics**

A car accelerates a form an initial speed to higher final sped while the engine puts out constant power. During this time period, magnitude of the car's acceleration was .. a increasing b decresing c constant d unpredictable please explain why also.

**physics**

You shoot an arrow into the air. Two seconds later (2.00 s) the arrow has gone straight upward to a height of 30.0 m above its launch point part A:What was the arrow's initial speed?part B:How long did it take for the arrow to first reach a height of 15.0 m above its launch ...

**Physics**

I drew out image of the situation but still need help. Can someone help with this problem about swinging on wrecking ball when at 1st: wrecking ball is in line with birdbath when at a peak in its trajectory, and in line with front door at the lowest point in the trajectory. ...

**physics**

Find the direction and magnitude of the following vectors. A⃗ =( 22 m )x^+( -15 m )y^ Express your answer in degrees using three significant figures. θA = Part B Express your answer in meters using two significant figures. |A⃗ | = m Part C B⃗ =( 2.5 m )x^+( 16 m )y^ ...

**Physics**

a periscope is an optical instrument made of two plane mirrors inclined at an angle 45 with respect to the axis of the tube. an observer places her eye at point O. draw the path of a ray light issued from A. determine the position and the nature of the image of A given by two ...

**physics**

For a flourish at the end of her act, a juggler tosses a single ball high in the air. She catches the ball 3.6 s later at the same height from which it was thrown. Part A-What was the initial upward speed of the ball?2sf

**Physics**

what are the factors that does not affect the time period of pendulum ?? Please help me in monday there is my exam please help me:-(

**physics**

a car of mass 800kg attains a speed of 25m/s in a second.calculate the power developed in the engine

**physics**

How much elastic potential energy is stored if a 5kg object is suspended from a whose spring constant is 100N/m

**Physics**

While swinging on the wrecking ball, a student notices that, at first, the wrecking ball is in line with her birdbath when it is at a peak in its trajectory, and in line with her front door at the lowest point in the trajectory. However, since drag is acting against the ...

**Physics**

While swinging on the wrecking ball, a student notices that, at first, the wrecking ball is in line with her birdbath when it is at a peak in its trajectory, and in line with her front door at the lowest point in the trajectory. However, since drag is acting against the ...

**physics**

How much heat energy must be added to a 3.0 cm × 3.0 cm × 3.0 cm block of aluminum to raise its temperature from -50∘C to 50∘C?

**Physics**

Hello, I have a question and I would like to know if anyone can help me. Well I was reading about the motion of an ideal "yo-yo" and I found that mechanical energy is conserved, but there´s something that I don´t understand and it´s about the work performed by the tension. ...

**Physics**

At the gym, a woman lifts 40 kilograms of weights on the leg press machine. It takes her 0.5 seconds to raise the weights a vertical distance of 0.4 meters. How much power does the woman generate when lifting the weights? A) 180 watts B) 200 watts C) 320 watts D) 500 watts

**Physics**

In an inelastic collision, a steel ball of mass 200 g was hit hard into a large ball of dough of mass 700 g. The velocity of the steel ball was 25m/s. After the collision, the steel ball was stuck in the dough, and this combined system rolled for some time. What was the ...

**Physics**

A student makes ice cream using an old-fashioned hand-crank machine. He does 40 joules of work each time he turns the crank in a complete circle. The crank handle makes a circular path with a diameter of 0.5 meters. The student turns the crank at a rate of once every 1.6 ...

**Physics**

A wheel has a radius of 100 cm. How far (path length) in meters does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through angles of (a) 30°, (b) 60 rad, (c) 60 rev, respectively?

**Engineering Physics Opt B**

9. The flywheel shown in Figure 14.8 may be considered to be a steel cylinder (density 7800 kg m−3) of outer radius 40 cm and depth 12 cm, but with the central section (of outer radius 18 cm) missing. a. Use this simplification to estimate its moment of inertia. Ignore the ...

**physics**

Lake Champlain, bordered by New York, Vermont, and Quebec, has a surface area of 1,126 km^2. If the energy (173 PJ) is provided by sunlight shining on the lake at an average rate of 200 W/m^2 but with only half that amount absorbed, how long will it take the lake to absorb the...

**Physics**

A 30.0kg blcok is resting on a flat horizontal table. ON top of this block is resting a a 15.0kg block, to which a horizontal spring is attached, as the drawing illustrates. The spring constant of the spring is 325N/m. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the lower ...

**Physics**

A wrecking ball is swinging at just the right height so that the student can stand at the bottom of the trajectory (lowest point) and grab onto the ball to swing – something that is just way too tempting for this inquisitive student. In order to justify invading the ...

**PHYSICS**

A gun fires a shell at an angle of elevation of 30* with a velocity of 2000ms-1.(A)what is the range of the shell.

**Physics 202**

An inquiring student that has a mass of 65.0 kg is watching a crane with a wrecking ball demolish a building next door. The wrecking ball is swinging parallel to the property fence between her house and the neighbor’s. In an effort to estimate the length of the cable on the ...

**PHYSICS**

A lemming runs horizontally off the side of a 27.8 m cliff at 1.12 m/s. How long will it take for the lemming to hit the water? How far will it travel in the horizontal direction?

**physics**

A sign with a mass of (24) kg is hanging in two wires both making an angle of (52) degrees with the vertical. Find the tension in one of the wires. Give your answer in newtons (N) and with 3 significant figures.

**Physics**

Consider a child standing on a beach who gets hit by a wave. The child weighs 30 kg, and the portion of the wave that hits the child contained 60 kg water. If the wave had a period of 2 seconds and a wavelength of 6 meters, how fast will the child be moving after it is hit by ...

**physics**

if someone throws a .1kg ball at the speed of -25m/s, why is the average net force positive instead of negative?

**physics**

a bird flies 3km west and then 4km south. find the resultant displacement of the bird

**physics**

a cyclist travels 2.5km east, then 10km south and finally 5km west. determine the cyclist's overall displacement from their starting point.

**Physics**

A 15.0 gram bullet with a speed of v is fired into a 400 gram block of wood that is initially at rest on a surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the surface is 0.250. The block of wood is attached to a horizontal massless spring with a spring ...

**Physics**

A boat starting on one side of the river heads to the south with a speed of 1.5 m/s, the river flows to the east at .8 m/s. What is the resultant velocity to the side of the river? And if the river is 50 m wide calculate the displacement of the boat

**Physics**

3 identical point charges Q are placed at the vertices of equilateral triangle (length of each side is equal to 2m) if Q=60uC, what is the magnitude of Electrostatic force on any one of the charges.

**physics**

If 32s is required for an object to reach maximum height, what will be the time for an object to come back to its initial position a. 32s b. -32s c. 64s d. 16

**physics**

In 5 seconds a car accelerate from 0 to 40 m/s. 20 sec after reaching 40m/s the car comes to a complete stop. if this deceleration takes 4 sec, how far has the traveled since its trip began? a)100m/s b)800m/s -c)980m/s- d)1140m/s e)1700m/s i got B but teach marked it wrong. ...

**physics**

two balls are dropped in a vacuum. if one is caught in half the time as the other what is the difference in distance the balls traveled? a.1/4*t b.1/4*t^2 c.1/2*t^2 d.15/3*t e.15/4*t^2 I believe it is b. but i'm not 100% sure.

**physics**

a box with a mass of 25kg is lifted (without acceleration) through a height of 2.0m, in order to place it upon the shelf of a closet. The value of acceleration due to gravity g= 9.8ms^2 How much work is required to lift the box to this position? i figured out the potential ...

**Physics**

Sarah walks 5 miles 35 degrees north of east, and then decides to walk 6 miles due west. What is her final displacement? I drew it out, used the Pythagorean theorem and ended up with square root -11 which is obviously wrong. I'm really confused as to what to do with the angle ...

**physics**

Four forces are acting on an object in static equilibrium: Force 1 has a magnitude of 46.0 N and is acting at an angle of (54) degrees above the positive x-axis. Force 2 has a magnitude of (42) N and is acting along the positive x-axis. Force 3 has a magnitude of 34.5 N and is...

**physics**

. If planet Elijah has a mass of 6.0 x 106 kg and a radius of 4.0 x 104 km. What would be the force on the surface of the planet? (let the second mass equal 1 kg)

**Physics**

A locomotive pulls 12 identical freight cars. The force between the locomotive and the first car is 150.0 kN, and the acceleration of the train is 2 m/s2. There is no friction to consider. Find the force between the eleventh and twelfth cars. (Express your answer to two ...

**physics**

A stationary skateboarder I with a mass of 50 kg pushes a stationary skateboarder II with a mass of 75 kg. After the push the skateboarder II moves with a velocity of 2 m/s to the right. What is the velocity of the skateboarder I?

**physics**

If a golden eagle is flying due west with a speed of 32 mph, and encounters a wind that blows it north at 11 mph, what is the resultant velocity of the eagle in m/s? At what angle must the eagle be heading in this direction?

**Physics**

You decide to repeat Archimedes experiment and determine the density of a candle holder. you suspend it from a spring scale and scale reads 8.0N. You then lower the holder into a tub of water until completely submerged and it reads 5.0N. what is the volume and density of the ...

**Physics**

The resistance of 10 ft length of a 20 mil iron wire is 1.8 ohms. What is the resistivity of the iron?

**physics/calculus**

A stone is thrown straight up from the edge of a roof, 600 feet above the ground, at a speed of 12 feet per second. A. Remembering that the acceleration due to gravity is -32 feet per second squared, how high is the stone 6 seconds later? B. At what time does the stone hit the...

**physics**

United States currency is printed using intaglio presses that generate a printing pressure of 8.1 x 104 lb/in2. A $20 bill is 6.1 in. by 2.6 in. Calculate the magnitude of the force (in pounds) that the printing press applies to one side of the bill.

**physics**

An airtight box has a removable lid of area 2.87 × 10-2 m2 and negligible weight. The box is taken up a mountain where the air pressure outside the box is 7.20 × 104 Pa. The inside of the box is completely evacuated. What is the magnitude of the force required to pull the ...

**physics**

Accomplished silver workers in India can pound silver into incredibly thin sheets, as thin as 3.00 x 10-7 m (about one hundredth of the thickness of a sheet of paper). Find the area of such a sheet that can be formed from 3.70 kg of silver.

**Physics**

I have this very confusing two part question that i am having trouble understanding. For the first question i first created a free body diagram to show the forces acting on both the boxes. However i am unsure of what to do after this since i don't understand how to use newtons...

**physics**

Two chambers are filled with a fluid. The ceiling of chamber 1 is at the same level as the floor of chamber 2. The pressure at the floor of chamber 2 is 1.2 × 105 Pa. If the area of the ceiling of chamber 1 is 2.0 m2, what is the magnitude F of the force exerted by the fluid ...

**Physics**

Car A is 12 m ahead of car B on a straight stretch of road. Car A starts from rest and accelerates away from B at 4.0 m/s2. Two seconds later B starts from rest and accelerates after A at 6.0 m/s2. How long will it take B to catch A? How far will B have travelled?

**Science physics**

A uniform metres rod of weight 100N carries a weight of 40N and 60N suspended from the 20Cm and 90cm marks respectively, where will your pivot a knife edge to balance the rod.

**Physics**

A ball of mass 8kg falls from a height of 100m,neglecting air resistance calculate it total energy after falling a distance

**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 7.4 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 and ...

**Physics**

An Air Craft Flies 800km Due East And Then 600km Due North.Determine The Magnitude Of Its Displacement.

**Physics**

A ferry-boat is rectangular in shape, with an overall area of 30.0 m2. When the boat is loaded with gravel, it sinks to a depth of 2.8 m in the water. What is the total weight of the boat + gravel? Show your work.

**Physics**

If you suspend a 90-N rock beneath the surface of ethanol, the tension required to support it is only 60 N. What volume of ethanol (density of 789.2kg/cubic meter) must therefore be displaced? Show your work.

**Physics**

Explain in detail how you would find the density of an unknown high-density object if you had only the objects listed below.If you show calculations, make sure you define your variables.Assume all containers are large enough to hold the object.... You have: - beaker with ...

**Physics**

Some stoves use the heat produced by current flowing through a conductor. If the heating element (conductor) has a resistance of 30 ohms, how long will the burner have to work to heat 500 g of 30°C water up to its boiling point? The specific heat of water is 4.19 x 103 J/kg...

**physics**

an object starts from rest and accelerates uniformly to a speed of 100 m s^-1 after 5s. calculate the acceleration of the object.

**Physics**

A force of 800 N is required to move a 9000 N boat through the water with a speed of 20 m/s. The boat’s engine is providing energy at a rate of

**physics**

Blood flows through a major artery at 1.3 m/sfor 0.40 s, then at 0.70 m/sfor another 0.40 s through a smaller artery. Part A Is the average speed of the blood 1.0 m/s, greater than 1.0 m/s , or less than 1.0 m/s? Verify your answer to Part A by calculating the average speed.2sf

**physics**

can you graph this for me? In heavy rush-hour traffic you drive in a straight line at 12 m/s for 1.5 minutes, then you have to stop for 3.5 minutes, and finally you drive at 15 m/s for another 2.5 minutes. A Plot a position-versus-time graph for this motion. Your plot should ...