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Physics
A 2.12 m tall basketball player wants to sink the ball into a basket located 14 m from the player, as in Figure P3.58. If he shoots the ball at a 46° angle, at what initial speed must he throw the basketball so that it goes through the hoop without striking the backboard?
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 8:20pm by Anonymous

physics- projectile motion
A player passes a basketball to another player who catches it at the same level from which it was thrown. The initial speed of the ball is 7.1 m/s, and it travels a distance of 4.6 m. What was (a) the initial direction of the ball and (b) its time of flight?
Thursday, March 13, 2008 at 10:33pm by Sugarplum

Physics help!!
Assume: A 78 g basketball is launched at an angle of 56.8◦ and a distance of 10.4 m from the basketball goal. The ball is released at the same height (ten feet) as the basketball goal’s height. A basketball player tries to make a long jump-shot as described above. The ...
Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 3:11am by Louis

PHYSICS
Assume: A 78 g basketball is launched at an angle of 46.7 ◦ and a distance of 18.6 m from the basketball goal. The ball is released at the same height (ten feet) as the basketball goal’s height. A basketball player tries to make a long jump-shot as described above. The ...
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 2:13am by Noah

physics
A 1.85 m tall basketball player attempts a goal 9.3 m from a basket (3.05 m high). If he shoots the ball at a 45° angle, at what initial speed must he throw the basketball so that it goes through the hoop without striking the backboard?
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 7:50pm by John Miller

English
1. The basketball player threw the ball into the basket. 2. The basketball player threw the ball in the basket. 3. The basketball player threw the ball on the board so that it can go into the basket. 4. The basketball player threw the ball onto the basketball board and it came...
Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 10:31pm by rfvv

physics
A 1.8 tall basketball player attempts a goal 11 from the basket that is 3.05 high.If he shoots the ball at a 54 ◦ angle, at what initial speed must he throw the basketball so that it goes through the hoop without striking the backboard? The acceleration of gravity is 9....
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 9:20pm by Haley

physics
a 2.00 m tall basketball player is standing on the floor 10 m from the basket. if she shoots the ball at a 40 degree angle with the horizontal at what initial speed mjust he throw the basketball so that it goes through the hoop without striking the backboard? the height of ...
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 12:11am by mark

physics
A basketball player is standing on the floor 10.0 m from the basket as in Figure P4.50. The height of the basket is 3.05 m, and he shoots the ball at a 40.0o angle with the horizontal from a height of 2.00 m. (a) What is the acceleration of the basketball at the highest point ...
Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 3:14am by saad

physics
A basketball player is standing on the floor 10.0 m from the basket as in the figure below. The height of the basket is H = 3.05 m, and he shoots the ball at an angle, θ = 37.6°, with the horizontal from a height of h = 2.20 m. (a) What is the acceleration of the ...
Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 3:27pm by Des

physics
A basketball player 1.9 m tall wants to make a basket from a distance of 7.8 m. The hoop is at a height of 3.05 m.If he shoots the ball (from a height of 1.9 m) at a 23.5 angle, at what initial speed must he shoot the basketball so that it goes through the hoop without ...
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 2:18pm by scott

physics
Here's a basketball problem: A 83.0 kg basketball player is running in the positive direction at 7.5 m/s. She is met head-on by a 101.6 kg player traveling at 5.3 m/s toward her. If the 101.6 kg player is knocked backwards at 3.4 m/s, what is the resulting velocity of the 83.0...
Friday, November 2, 2012 at 11:15pm by shyne

physics
In getting ready to slam-dunk the ball, a basketball player starts from rest and sprints to a speed of 6.2 m/s in 1.9 s. Assuming that the player accelerates uniformly, determine the distance he runs.
Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 2:16pm by zac

physics
In getting ready to slam-dunk the ball, a basketball player starts from rest and sprints to a speed of 6.2 m/s in 1.9 s. Assuming that the player accelerates uniformly, determine the distance he runs.I
Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 10:52pm by bethany

Physics
In getting ready to slam-dunk the ball, a basketball player starts from rest and sprints to a speed of 9.9 m/s in 2.0 s. Assuming that the player accelerates uniformly, determine the distance he runs.
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 4:21pm by Gary

physics
A player passes a 0.600- basketball downcourt for a fast break. The ball leaves the player's hands with a speed of 8.40 and slows down to 7.20 at its highest point.
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 10:46am by inaazrina

physics
A player passes a 0.600- basketball downcourt for a fast break. The ball leaves the player's hands with a speed of 8.40 and slows down to 7.20 at its highest point.
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 10:52am by inaazrina

Physics
In getting ready to slam-dunk the ball, a basketball player starts from rest and sprints to a speed of 11.1 m/s in 2.30 s. Assuming that the player accelerates uniformly, determine the distance he runs.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 5:29pm by K

physics
In getting ready to slam-dunk the ball, a basketball player starts from rest and sprints to a speed of 8.49 m/s in 1.89 s. Assuming that the player accelerates uniformly, determine the distance he runs.
Monday, October 10, 2011 at 6:56am by abbie

physics
In getting ready to slam-dunk the ball, a basketball player starts from rest and sprints to a speed of 5.17 m/s in 1.29 s. Assuming that the player accelerates uniformly, determine the distance he runs.
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 12:11pm by Anonymous

Math
The formula y=1+1.4ln(x+1) models the average number of free-throws a basketball player can make consecutively during practice as a function of time, where x is the number of consecutive days the basketball player has practiced for two hours. After how many days of practice ...
Friday, April 19, 2013 at 2:02am by Gage

math
a basketball hoop is 120 inches above the court. a player is 62 inches tall. find the approximate distance between th top of the player's head and the basketball hoop.
Monday, December 10, 2012 at 10:33pm by shron

Physics
A baseball player slides into third base with an initial speed of 8.45 m/s. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the player and the ground is 0.40, how far does the player slide before coming to rest? How do I begin to solve this problem?
Sunday, February 14, 2010 at 10:07pm by Robert C

physics
A 95.9-kg baseball player slides into second base. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the player and the ground is ìk = 0.554. (a) What is the magnitude of the frictional force? (b) If the player comes to rest after 1.63 s, what is his initial speed?
Monday, July 8, 2013 at 8:17pm by tcc

physics 1
A 103-kg baseball player slides into second base. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the player and the ground is ìk = 0.729. (a) What is the magnitude of the frictional force? (b) If the player comes to rest after 1.27 s, what is his initial speed?
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 11:55am by Anonymous

science
An athlete throws a basketball through a hoop. The ball leaves his hands at a height of 2.5 m with a speed of 9.0 m/s. Calculate the speed of the ball when it “swishes” through the hoop. The hoop is at a height of 3.0 m and it is 5.0 m along the court from the basketball player.
Friday, January 22, 2010 at 9:02pm by Jeff

Physics
A basketball player 2.08 m tall wants to make a basket from a distance of 16 m. The hoop is at a height of 3.05 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Neglect air friction. 2.08 m 3.05 m 16 m v0 40.7◦ If he shoots the ball (from a height of 2.08 m) at a 40.7 ◦...
Monday, September 27, 2010 at 10:27am by Wendia

physics
You have the initial vertical speed, the horizontal speed will be given by the law of conservation of momentum. In the horizontal... massball*speedball=(massball+massplayer)Vfh solve for the Vfh (final horizontal speed of the ball in the glove) Now add vectors horizontal speed...
Sunday, December 16, 2007 at 12:07pm by bobpursley

Physics doppler effect
A player passes a 0.600- basketball downcourt for a fast break. The ball leaves the player's hands with a speed of 8.10 and slows down to 7.20 at its highest point.How would doubling the ball's mass affect Explain.
Monday, May 16, 2011 at 7:41pm by Anonymous

physic
A basketball player runs up and down a basketball court 3 complete times in 60 seconds the basketball court is 30 meter long what is the total distance traveled by the players
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 10:45am by Dominique

physic
A basketball player runs up and down a basketball court 3 complete times in 60 seconds the basketball court is 30 meter long what is the total distance traveled by the players
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 10:45am by Dominique

Math Probability??
I do not know how to figure out his next shot. A basketball player has made 34 of her last 42 freethrow attempts. What probability would you assign to the player’s next free throw being successful? Explain your reasoning. 34/42 = 17/21 I would assume that that the basketball ...
Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at 7:56pm by bwb

Math-Probability
I do not know how to figure out his next shot. A basketball player has made 34 of her last 42 freethrow attempts. What probability would you assign to the player’s next free throw being successful? Explain your reasoning. 34/42 = 17/21 I would assume that that the basketball ...
Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at 11:10pm by Bart

To. Ms. Sue
Catriona Le May Doan is a canadian speed skater athlete. She won the 500m Olympic gold medal and 1,000m bronze medal in 1998. In 2002, she took the gold medal in the 500m. Rick Hansen is a canadian paraplegic athlete. He is most famous for his Man in motion tour. Steve Nash is...
Sunday, February 21, 2010 at 8:27pm by Sara

Physics
A basketball player throws the ball at a 36° angle above the horizontal to a hoop which is located a horizontal distance L = 8.2 m from the point of release and at a height h = 0.2 m above it. What is the required speed if the basketball is to reach the hoop?
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 8:45am by Jada

Physics
A basketball player makes a jump shot. The 0.700 kg ball is released at a height of 2.10 m above the floor with a speed of 7.30 m/s. The ball goes through the net 3.10 m above the floor at a speed of 3.10 m/s. What is the work done on the ball by air resistance, a ...
Friday, February 23, 2007 at 11:22am by Mary

physical
A basketball player who is 2.0m tall is standing on the floor 10.0m from the basket,If he shoots the ball at a 40.0¤ angle witi the horizontal,at what initial speed must he throw so that it goes through the hoop without striking the backboard?The basket height is 3.05 m.
Friday, March 22, 2013 at 7:54pm by yenebeb

Physics please help desprate
A basketball player throws the ball at a 38° angle above the horizontal to a hoop which is located a horizontal distance L = 5.6 m from the point of release and at a height h = 0.4 m above it. What is the required speed if the basketball is to reach the hoop?
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 9:17am by Kaila

Physics
A basketball player tries to make a half-court jump shot, releasing the ball at the height of the basket. Assuming that the ball is launched at 48.0°, 13.0 m from the basket, what speed must the player give the ball?
Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 11:07pm by Shay

Physics
a basketball player is trying to make a half-court ump shot and releases the ball at the height of the basket. assuming that the ball is launched at 51 degrees, 14 m from the basket, what speed must the player give the ball?
Sunday, April 18, 2010 at 4:44pm by JJ

Physics please help!!
A basketball player throws the ball at a 38° angle above the horizontal to a hoop which is located a horizontal distance L = 5.6 m from the point of release and at a height h = 0.4 m above it. What is the required speed if the basketball is to reach the hoop? Not sure how to ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 7:57pm by Julia

Physics
At the beginning of a basketball game, a referee tosses the ball straight up with a speed of 5.4 m/s. A player cannot touch the ball until after it reaches its maximum height and begins to fall down. What is the minimum time that a player must wait before touching the ball?
Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 11:54am by Nett

Physics
At the beginning of a basketball game, a referee tosses the ball straight up with a speed of 4.6 m/s. A player cannot touch the ball until after it reaches its maximum height and beings to fall down. What is the minimum time that a player must wait before touching the ball?
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:57pm by sahar

Physics
At the beginning of a basketball game, a referee tosses the ball straight up with a speed of 4.6 m/s. A player cannot touch the ball until after it reaches its maximum height and beings to fall down. What is the minimum time that a player must wait before touching the ball?
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 11:01pm by sahar

Physics
At the beginning of a basketball game, a referee tosses the ball straight up with a speed of 4.6 m/s. A player cannot touch the ball until after it reaches its maximum height and beings to fall down. What is the minimum time that a player must wait before touching the ball?
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 11:02pm by sahar

Physics
At the beginning of a basketball game, a referee tosses the ball straight up with a speed of 4.6 m/s. A player cannot touch the ball until after it reaches its maximum height and beings to fall down. What is the minimum time that a player must wait before touching the ball?
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 11:03pm by sahar

Physics
A soccer player kicks a rock horizontally off the a 40 m high cliff into the pool of water. if the player hears the sound of the splash 3 sec., what is the initial speed given to the rock? Assume the speed of the sound in air to be 343 m/s.
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at 9:50pm by Anonymous

Physics
In attempting to pass the puck to a teammate, a hockey player gives it an initial speed of 2.0m/s, but because of the kinetic friction between the puck and the ice, the puck travels only half the distance between the players before coming to rest. Assuming that the ice's ...
Friday, December 4, 2009 at 2:46am by John

physics
A soccer player kicks a rock horizontally off a cliff 42.9 m high into a pool of water. If the player hears the sound of the splash 3.16 s later, what was the initial speed given to the rock? Assume the speed of sound in air to be 343 m/s.
Sunday, October 11, 2009 at 12:06am by Anonymous

physics
A soccer player kicks a rock horizontally off a 41.7 m high cliff into a pool of water. If the player hears the sound of the splash 3.08 s later, what was the initial speed given to the rock? Assume the speed of sound in air to be 343 m/s.
Monday, May 24, 2010 at 12:43am by lau

physics
A soccer player kicks a rock horizontally off a 40.0 m high cliff into a pool of water. If the player hears the sound of the splash 3.04 s later, what was the initial speed given to the rock? Assume the speed of sound in air to be 343 m/s.
Friday, February 18, 2011 at 2:00pm by eric

physics
a soccer player kicks a rock horizontally off a 40.0-m-high cliff into a pool of water. if the player hears the sound of the splash 3.00 s later, what was the initial speed given to the rock? assume the speed of sound in air to be 343m/s.
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 1:45am by suzanne

foundation physics
A player passes a 0.600- basketball downcourt for a fast break. The ball leaves the player's hands with a speed of 8.10 and slows down to 7.20 at its highest point.Ignoring air resistance, how high above the release point is the ball when it is at its maximum height?
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 11:56pm by wani

physics
A basketball player can leap upward 0.69 m. What is his initial velocity at the start of the leap?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 1:15am by

Physics
A basketball player is trying to make a half-court jump shot and releases the ball at the height of the basket. Assuming that the ball is launched at 51 degrees, 14.0 m from the basket what speed must the player give the ball? So far I found the Vy to be 8.55 m/s...but I don't...
Monday, November 16, 2009 at 8:20pm by emm

physics
a basketball player can leap upward 0.5m. what is his initial velocity at the start of the leap?
Monday, September 13, 2010 at 10:18pm by chris

Physics
At the beginning of a basketball game, a referee tosses the ball straight up with a speed of 5.4 m/s. A player cannot touch the ball until after it reaches its maximum height and begins to fall down. What is the minimum time that a player must wait before touching the ball? I ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 3:08pm by Leah

physics
A 0.280-kg volleyball approaches a player horizontally with a speed of 15.0 m/s. The player strikes the ball with her fist and causes the ball to move in the opposite direction with a speed of 22.0 m/s. a)what impulse is delivered to the ball by the player? b)If the player's ...
Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 6:51pm by Kim

physics
A 0.255-kg volleyball approaches a player horizontally with a speed of 14.2 m/s. The player strikes the ball with her fist and causes the ball to move in the opposite direction with a speed of 22.0 m/s. (a) What impulse is delivered to the ball by the player? (b) If the player...
Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 7:06pm by sally

English
1, 2, and 4 are incorrect. 3 is fine. A uniform is the set -- the shirt and the shorts. The very tall player's uniform is on the bench next to the basketball. (one player's uniform) There are several uniforms on the bench next to the basketball. (more than 3 players' uniforms)
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 10:18pm by Writeacher

physic
Question Part Points Submissions Used A soccer player kicks a rock horizontally off a 41.7 m high cliff into a pool of water. If the player hears the sound of the splash 3.11 s later, what was the initial speed given to the rock? Assume the speed of sound in air to be 343 m/s.
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 11:25pm by juj

physics
A basketball leaves a player's hands at a height of 2.20 m above the floor. The basket is 2.80 m above the floor. The player likes to shoot the ball at a 36 degree angle. If the shot is made from a horizontal distance of 9.00 m and must be accurate to -.22 +.22 m (horizontally...
Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 7:44pm by Anonymous

physics
1) At what speed must a 75 kg basketball player leave the ground if he is to jump a vertical distance of 1.2 m? (ans: 4.8 m/s)
Monday, March 1, 2010 at 12:28am by sa

physics
An Olympic basketball player shoots towards a basket that is 5.66 m horizontally from her and 3.05 m above the floor. The ball leaves her hand 1.74 m above the floor at an angle of 42.0o above the horizontal. What initial speed should she give the ball so that it reaches the ...
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 8:55pm by obinna

physics
An Olympic basketball player shoots towards a basket that is 5.64 m horizontally from her and 3.05 m above the floor. The ball leaves her hand 1.71 m above the floor at an angle of 41.0o above the horizontal. What initial speed should she give the ball so that it reaches the ...
Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 3:45pm by Nick

IPC
A basketball is thrown 12 meters across a basketball court at a speed of 7 m/s. How long was the basketball traveling?
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 9:36pm by Corrie

Physics
4. A basketball is thrown from a height of 1.60(m), with an angle of 45o above the horizontal. (a) With what initial speed must the basketball be thrown so that it reaches the basket at the highest point of its trajectory? The basket is at a height of 3.05(m) above the ground...
Saturday, February 15, 2014 at 9:30pm by maria

memorial university
An Olympic basketball player shoots towards a basket that is 5.66 m horizontally from her and 3.05 m above the floor. The ball leaves her hand 1.74 m above the floor at an angle of 42.0o above the horizontal. What initial speed should she give the ball so that it reaches the ...
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 8:35pm by obinna

physics
I need a plan to solve this problem and I'm stuck. Please help. A basketball laeaves a player's hands at a height of 2.10m above the floor. The basket is 2.60m above the floor. The player shoots the ball at a 38.5 degree angle. If the shot is made from a horizontal distance of...
Tuesday, September 25, 2007 at 11:59am by Mack

physics
An athlete throws a basketball upward from the ground, giving it speed 10.8 m/s at an angle of 64.0° above the horizontal. (a) What is the acceleration of the basketball at the highest point in its trajectory? (b) On its way down, the basketball hits the rim of the basket, 3....
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 5:03pm by natalie

physics
A basketball player is trying to make a half-court jump shot and releases the ball at the height of the basket. Assuming that the ball is launched at 51 degrees, 14.0 m from the basket, what speed must the player give the ball? PLEASE HELP! I have been working on this problem ...
Friday, December 11, 2009 at 12:43am by hannah

math
A robotic basketball player tosses a ball upward from a height of 7 feet, at an initial speed of 111 feet per second. The height of the ball is modeled by the equation: h=−16t2+111t+7, where h is the height above the ground in feet and t is the time measured in seconds. ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 11:26pm by Julia

Physics
A basketball is shot from an initial height of 2.4 m with an initial speed (v0 = 12 m/s) directed at an angle (35 degrees) above the horizontal. Additional information: Height of the basket is 3.05 m
Thursday, January 27, 2011 at 5:33pm by Kyo

Physics
A football player throws a ball with a horizontal distance of 31.0 m so that the other player catches it at the exact height it was initially thrown. If the ball rises and falls by 1.8 m in its trajectory, what is the initial velocity of the ball? Please give the speed and ...
Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 7:53pm by Darrell

physics
The free throw line in basketball is 4.57 m (15 ft) from the basket, which is 3.05 m (10 ft) above the floor. A player standing on the free throw line throws the ball with an initial speed of 8.00 m/s, releasing it at a height of 2.48 m above the floor. At what angle above the...
Monday, June 24, 2013 at 9:16pm by meme

English
Need paragraph edited The influence of imagination also occurs in everyday life. An example of how the influence of imagination leads to a positive outcome is Michael Jordan becoming a famous basketball player. At a young age Michael Jordan dreamed about becoming a basketball ...
Thursday, November 26, 2009 at 7:43pm by Sam

Help with Math
The path of a basketball can be modeled by the equation h(d)=-0.13d^2+d+2. where h(d) is the height in meters or the basketball and d is the horizontal distance in meters from the player. How far does the ball travel horizontally before hitting the floor?
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 at 9:54pm by Rachel

Physics
A young hockey player stands at rest on the ice holding a 1.3-kg helmet. The player tosses the helmet with a speed of 4.6 m/s in a direction 13° above the horizontal, and recoils with a speed of 0.27 m/s. Find the mass of the hockey player.
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 11:31pm by Daniel

physics
A 67.5-kg basketball player jumps vertically and leaves the floor with a velocity of 1.66 m/s upward. (Take upward as positive and forward as positive.) (a) What impulse does the player experience? magnitude direction (up,down, back or zero) (b) What force does the floor exert...
Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 7:08pm by sally

PHYSICS
A 2.00 METER TALL BASKETBALL PLAYER ATTEMPTS A GOAL 10.00 METERS FROM THE BASKET(3.05 METERS HIGH). IF HE SHOOTS THE BALL AT A 45.0 DEGREE ANGLE, AT WHAT INITIAL SPEED MUST HE THROW THE BALL SO THAT IS GOES THROUGH THE HOOP WITHOUT STRIKING THE BACKBOARD? Initial hi=2.0 final ...
Wednesday, November 1, 2006 at 4:50pm by Jill Hefner

Physics
A player is shooting the basketball 10 meters from the hoop. He releases the ball when it is 2 meters above the floor, with an initial velocity of 12 m/s at an angle of 65 degrees. ( the basketball hoop is also 3m above the ground) How long does it take for the ball to reach ...
Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 2:59pm by Jill

physics
To make a bounce pass, a player throws a 0.60-kg basketball toward the floor. The ball hits the floor with a speed of 6.5 m/s at an angle of 57° from the vertical. If the ball rebounds with the same speed and angle, what was the impulse delivered to it by the floor?
Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at 1:22pm by aok

Physics
To make a bounce pass, a player throws a 0.60-kg basketball toward the floor. The ball hits the floor with a speed of 5.5 m/s at an angle of 59° from the vertical. If the ball rebounds with the same speed and angle, what was the impulse delivered to it by the floor?
Thursday, November 11, 2010 at 8:10pm by Evab

Physics
Can someone please show me how to do this? A hockey player is standing on his skates on a frozen pond when an opposing player moving with a uniform speed of 12m/s skates by with the puck. After 3s, the first player makes up his mind to chase his oppponent. If he accelerates ...
Saturday, August 27, 2005 at 4:54pm by Kim

Physics
A basketball player, standing near the basket to grab a rebound, jumps 65.6 cm vertically. How much time does the player spend in the top 10.7 cm of his jump
Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 6:07pm by Sarah

Probability & Statistics
A basketball player shoots free throws and makes them with probability 1/3. What is the probability the player will miss three in a row?
Thursday, July 29, 2010 at 5:50pm by anonymous

statistics
Suppose a basketball player, Player A made 80% of her free throws last season and that she continues to shoot free throws at the same rate. Assume that free throw attempts are independent. Let the random variable X be the number of free throws that player A makes in her next ...
Monday, February 21, 2011 at 3:00am by Alex

Physics
An 81-kg baseball player slides into second base. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the player and the ground is 0.49. (a) What is the magnitude of the frictional force? (b) If the player comes to rest after 1.6 s, what was his initial velocity?
Friday, November 13, 2009 at 5:59am by Litany

English
1. I would be glad to go with you. 2. I would be glad if I could go with you. 3. I would be glad if I went with you. (Does #1 mean #2 or #3?) 4. To watch him play basketball, you would think him a pro player. 5. If you could watch him play basketball, you would think him a pro...
Friday, May 18, 2012 at 12:36am by rfvv

Physics
Baseball player A bunts the ball by hitting it in such a way that it acquires an initial velocity of 1 m/s parallel to the ground. Upon contact with the bat, the ball is 1.5 m above the ground. Payer B wishes to duplicate this bunt, in so far as he also wants to give the ball ...
Tuesday, April 1, 2008 at 6:56pm by Will

Physics
An 81 kg baseball player slides into second base. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the player and the ground is .49. a) what is the magnitude of the frictional force? b) If the player comes to a rest after 1/6s, what was his initial velocity?
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 8:45pm by Anonymous

Physics!
Baseball player A bunts the ball by hitting it in such a way that it acquires an initial velocity of 1.9 m/s parallel to the ground. Upon contact with the bat, the ball is 1.5 m above the ground. Payer B wishes to duplicate this bunt, in so far as he also wants to give the ...
Thursday, October 14, 2010 at 1:46am by Stacy

physics
1. A basketball player passes the ball to his teammate at an angle of 40degrees above the horizontal. The ball is released 1.5m above the floor at a speed of 5m/s. Find: a) the maximum height reached by the ball from the floor b) the horizontal required to reach the maximum ...
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 12:33pm by bella

physics
A basketball player makes a jump shot. The 0.585 kg ball is released at a height of 2.14 m above the floor with a speed of 7.15 m/s. The ball goes through the net 3.10 m above the floor at a speed of 4.19 m/s. What is the work done on the ball by air resistance, a ...
Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 1:57pm by Harry

physics
A basketball player makes a jump shot. The 0.581 kg ball is released at a height of 2.02 m above the floor with a speed of 7.14 m/s. The ball goes through the net 3.10 m above the floor at a speed of 4.07 m/s. What is the work done on the ball by air resistance, a ...
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 1:59pm by Anonymous

physics
To make a bounce pass, a player throws a 0.70-basketball toward the floor. The ball hits the floor with a speed of 5.9 at an angle of 70 to the vertical.If the ball rebounds with the same speed and angle, what was the impulse delivered to it by the floor?
Monday, October 17, 2011 at 10:04pm by aznkid

Statistics
Suppose a basketball player, Player A, made 80% of her free throw attempts last season and that she continues to shoot free throws at the same rate. Assume that free throw attempts are independent. Let the random variable X be the number of free throws that player A makes in ...
Friday, March 2, 2012 at 9:15am by Angel

math
A basketball player makes 110 out of 130 free throws. We would estimate the probability that the player makes the next free throw to be
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 5:06pm by Violet

AP PHYSICS
A basketball player makes a jump shot. The 0.700 kg ball is released at a height of 1.90 m above the floor with a speed of 7.00 m/s. The ball goes through the net 3.10 m above the floor at a speed of 3.70 m/s. What is the work done on the ball by air resistance, a ...
Saturday, November 13, 2010 at 9:42am by Indina

AP PHYSICS
A basketball player makes a jump shot. The 0.700 kg ball is released at a height of 1.90 m above the floor with a speed of 7.00 m/s. The ball goes through the net 3.10 m above the floor at a speed of 3.70 m/s. What is the work done on the ball by air resistance, a ...
Sunday, November 14, 2010 at 8:43am by Brennan

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