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January 29, 2015

January 29, 2015

Number of results: 38,307

**physics**

a(n) 6kg object moving with a speed of 8.3 m/s collides with a(n) 18kg object moving with a velocity of 10 m/s in a direction 23(degrees) from the initial direction of motion of the 6kg object. What is the speed of the two objects after the collision if they remain stuck ...
*October 30, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 74.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.90 m/s throws a 0.15 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 23.2 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*February 17, 2011 by Mel*

**physics )':**

A 66.5 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.80 m/s throws a 0.16 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 20.4 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*December 15, 2011 by Allison*

**physics**

A 74.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.58 m/s throws a 0.18 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 24.4 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*November 8, 2012 by Brandon*

**physics**

A 74.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.58 m/s throws a 0.18 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 24.4 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*November 8, 2012 by Brandon*

**PHYSICS HELP!**

A 73.5 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.64 m/s throws a 0.18 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 23.8 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*December 12, 2013 by Najah*

**physics**

A 68.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.55 m/s throws a 0.16 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 27.5 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*December 16, 2013 by Anonymous*

**HO Physics**

A 68.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.55 m/s throws a 0.16 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 27.5 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*December 16, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 68.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.55 m/s throws a 0.16 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 27.5 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*December 16, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 68.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.55 m/s throws a 0.16 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 27.5 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*June 1, 2014 by anonymous*

**physics**

A 74.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.14 m/s throws a 0.12 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 24.2 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*November 5, 2014 by Dequan Davis*

**Physics**

A 74.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.90 m/s throws a 0.15 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 23.2 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*February 16, 2011 by Mel*

**Science**

michelle weighs 900 N. How much pressure does she apply when she stands on her head, if the part of her head touching the floor has a radius of 2cm?
*April 1, 2012 by Jessica*

**pop**

A fast-moving massive car has a head-on collision with a slow-moving light car. Upon which is the impulse greater? A) The massive car. B) The light car. C) Impulse is the same on both. D) More information is needed to correctly answer this.
*February 19, 2012 by Anonymous*

**principles of physics**

A fast-moving massive car has a head-on collision with a slow-moving light car. Upon which is the impulse greater? A) The massive car. B) The light car. C) Impulse is the same on both. D) More information is needed to correctly answer this.
*February 19, 2012 by britches*

**Algebra 2**

A commercial freight carrier is flying at a constant speed of 400 mi/h and is traveling 4 miles east for every 3 miles north. A private plane is observed to be 210 miles east of the commercial carrier, traveling 12 miles north for every 5 miles west. a. If it is known that the...
*September 28, 2009 by newt*

**Physics**

A baseball player hits a line drive. Just before the ball is struck, it is moving east at a speed of 43.2 m/s (97 mi/h). Just after contact with the bat, 9.30 10-4 s later, the ball is moving west at a speed of 52 m/s (116 mi/h). Find the ball's average acceleration. ...
*February 24, 2010 by Delilah*

**physics**

Two cars collide head on and stick together. The one moving East was going 20.00 m x sec-1 and had a mass of 1500.0 kg. The one heading West was going 25.00 m x sec-1 and had a mass of 1000.0kg. I n which direction were the two cars moving and how fast were they moving?
*May 2, 2013 by john*

**Physics**

Two blocks of masses m1 = 2kg. and m2 = 4kg. are each released from rest at a height of h = 5m. on a frictionless track, and undergo an elastic head-on collision. a)Determine the velocity of each block just before the collision. b) Determine the velocity of each block ...
*April 20, 2013 by Annette*

**physics**

An electron and a positron each have a mass of 9.11*10^-31 kg. They collide and both vanish, with only electromagnetic radiation appearing after the collision. If each particle is moving at a speed of 0.55c relative to the laboratory before the collision, determine the energy ...
*April 15, 2008 by rick*

**Physics**

A car of mass m moving at a speed v1 collides and couples with the back of a truck of mass 3m moving initially in the same direction as the car at a lower speed v2. (Use any variable or symbol stated above as necessary.) (b) What is the change in kinetic energy of the car–...
*March 8, 2014 by Joe*

**Physics**

A car of mass m moving at a speed v1 collides and couples with the back of a truck of mass 3m moving initially in the same direction as the car at a lower speed v2. (Use any variable or symbol stated above as necessary.) (b) What is the change in kinetic energy of the car–...
*March 10, 2014 by Joe*

**Physics**

A car of mass m moving at a speed v1 collides and couples with the back of a truck of mass 3m moving initially in the same direction as the car at a lower speed v2. (Use any variable or symbol stated above as necessary.) (b) What is the change in kinetic energy of the car–...
*March 12, 2014 by Joe*

**Physics **

Betty Bodycheck (mB = 60.0 kg, vB = 22.0 km/h in the positive x-direction) and Sally Slasher (mS = 46.3 kg, vS = 28.0 km/h in the positive y-direction) are both racing to get to a hockey puck. Immediately after the collision, Betty is heading in a direction that is 76.0° ...
*October 8, 2012 by Raven*

**physics **

A 63-kg ice-skater glides with a speed of 10 m/s toward a 14-kg sled at rest on the ice. The ice-skater reaches the sled and holds on to it. The ice-skater and the sled then continue sliding in the same direction in which the ice-skater was originally skating. What is the ...
*March 30, 2011 by kevin *

**Physics**

I have ten problems left on my homework that I need help with. My instructor gives us the answer and we have to write down the steps. So if anyone could help me I would really appreciate it. 1 A steel wire, 150 m long at 10°C, has a coefficient of linear expansion of 11 ´ 10-6...
*December 16, 2010 by Jesse*

**Physics**

A ball moving with a speed of 9 m/s strikes an identical stationary ball such that after the collision the dierection of each ball makes an angle of 30° with the original line of motion. Find the speeds of the two balls after the collision.
*September 20, 2014 by Saiffah*

**Physics**

Two Planes approach each other head-on. One plane has a speed of 800 km/h and the other has a speed of 900 km/h and they spot each other when they are initially 15 km apart. How much time in seconds do the pilots have to take evasive action?
*November 13, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics- impuse and force**

A car is moving to the right with a speed of 20 m/s. A large SUV is moving to the left at a speed of 20 m/s. The SUV has a mass three times that of the small car. They have an totally inelastic head-on collision in an intersection. There are two passengers in each vehicle, one...
*July 5, 2011 by Casey*

**Physics**

A train moving at a constant speed of 61.0 km/h moves east for 35.0 min, then in a direction 50.0° east of due north for 10.0 min, and then west for 49.0 min. What is the average velocity of the train during this run? What is the magnitude of that velocity? What is the ...
*January 27, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Science**

A car is moving at a constant velocity when it is involved in a collision.the car comes to rest after 0.45sec with an average acceleration of 65,0 m/s2 in the direction opposite that of the car's velocity. What was the speed ,in km/h, of the car before the collision?
*March 8, 2013 by Gift*

**physics**

A small sedan and a large pickup truck experience a head-on collision. Which vehicle experiences the greater impulse during the collision?
*December 20, 2007 by Hannah*

**physics**

A 6-kg bowling ball rolling at 5 m/s strikes a stationary 4-kg bowling ball. If Ball #1 is moving forward at 2 m/s after the collision, what is the speed and direction of Ball #2? What is the impulse of the system? If the collision last for .5 seconds, how much force is exerted?
*June 29, 2011 by ANN*

**Physics: Collison/Momentum Problem**

A 15 kg mass, moving east at 5 m/s, collides elastically with another 10 kg mass, moving west at 1 m/s. After the collision, the larger mass moves off with a velocity of 3 m/s. What is the final velocity of the smaller mass? Is it 4m/s? Or would it be 2m/s? Do you add the ...
*January 25, 2012 by Cicilia*

**Physics**

A 3kg mass moving initially to the right along the x axis with a speed of 8m/s makes a perfectly inelastic collision with a 5kg mass initially at rest at the origin.what fraction of the initial kinetic energy of the system is lost in the collision.what formula must i use.
*February 2, 2011 by Joel*

**Physics**

A 3kg mass moving initially to the right along the x axis with a speed of 8m/s makes a perfectly inelastic collision with a 5kg mass initially at rest at the origin.what fraction of the initial kinetic energy of the system is lost in the collision.what formula must i use.
*February 2, 2011 by Joel*

**physics**

a train moving at a constant speed of 100km/h travels east for 40 minutes..then 30 degree east of north for 20 minutes...and finally west for 30 minutes..what's the trains average velocity for the trip at which direction?
*October 6, 2010 by Anonymous*

**math**

what is the weight of a cuboid block of ice of an edge 60 cm in length if one cubic meter of ice weighs 900 kg?
*June 26, 2010 by revathi*

**Physics**

Hi I see another student actually posted this question... but got no answer... is someone able to look at it? see below - a bullet is fired at and passes a piece of target paper suspended by a massless string. The bullet has a mass of m, a speed v before the collision with the...
*November 2, 2014 by LoveBug*

**PHYSİCS HELP**

A satellite with a mass of 113 kg approaches a large planet at a speed vi,1 =10.3 km/s. The planet is moving at a speed vi,2 =14.6 km/s in the opposite direction. The satellite partially orbits the planet and then moves away from the planet in a direction opposite to its ...
*March 30, 2012 by TUGİ*

**physics**

A satellite with a mass of 260 kg approaches a large planet at a speed vi,1 = 13.1 km/s. The planet is moving at a speed vi,2 = 10.2 km/s in the opposite direction. The satellite partially orbits the planet and then moves away from the planet in a direction opposite to its ...
*June 12, 2012 by lanre*

**PHYSICS**

A proton is traveling to the right at 231 km/s. It has a head-on perfectly elastic collision with a carbon atom. The mass of the carbon atom is 12 times the mass of the proton, what is the speed of proton after the collision?
*March 17, 2011 by Tanya*

**physical science**

A 6 kg bowling ball rolling at 5 m/s strikes a stationary 4 kg bowling ball. If ball #1 is moving forward at 2 m/s after the collision, what is the speed and direction of ball #2? What is the impulse of the system? If the collision last for .5 seconds, how much force is exerted?
*June 22, 2011 by junior*

**Physics**

A 74.5 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.62 m/s throws a 0.21 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 23.8 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*April 24, 2011 by Elizabeth*

**physics**

A 66.5 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.09 m/s throws a 0.14 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 22.5 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*November 3, 2013 by Katie*

**Physics**

A 73.5 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.97 m/s throws a 0.21 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 29.3 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*November 3, 2014 by Anonymous *

**physics**

A 67.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.02 m/s throws a 0.12 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 21.5 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*November 20, 2014 by Anonymous*

**college physics**

two balls of equal mass,moving with speeds of 5 meter/seconds,collide head on.find the velocity of each after impact if (a)they are stuck together (b)the collision of perfectly elastic. (c)the coefficient of restitution in 1/3?
*March 9, 2011 by Jeff Rey*

**science-urgent(plz help)!!!!**

a hockey stick has a mechanical advantage of 4. if the effort arm(which is the distance between the fulcrum and your pushing hand-effort)is 25cm long, how long is the stick? if your hand is pushing at a speed of 20km/h, how fast will the puck move?
*April 16, 2007 by -haya-*

**Physical Science**

A 1000-kg car moving at 80 km/h collides head on with a 100-kg car moving west at 40km/h, and the two cars stick together. Which way does the wreckage move and with what initial speed?
*September 11, 2011 by Jason*

**Physics**

A 0.3 kg ball strikes a wall head on and then rebounds straight back. The initial speed was 10.0 m/s and the speed after it rebounds was 1.9 m/s. What was the magnitude of the total impulse on the ball during the collision in N*s?
*July 9, 2012 by M*

**physics**

A 5kg object moves to the right with a speed of 2m/s. It collides in a perfectly elastic collision with a 2 kg object moving to the left at 5m/s.What is the total kinetic energy after the collision? In elastic collisions KE is conserved so KE_i =KE_f KE_f=1/2(5)(2)^2+ 1/2(2)(5...
*October 24, 2007 by Tammy*

**Physics**

Thomas the train and Diesel are involved in an elastic collision. A 2.5 kg Thomas is, at rest but is approached head-on by a 5.0 kg Diesel moving at 0.60 m/s. The force-separation graph for the ensuing collision is given. (12 marks) What is the total kinetic energy before the ...
*February 3, 2013 by Khalifa *

**physics**

A 2.0-kg object moving with a velocity of 5.0 m/s in the positive x direction strikes and sticks to a 3.0-kg object moving with a speed of 2.0 m/s in the same direction. How much kinetic energy is lost in this collision?
*August 13, 2012 by Ben*

**physics**

A table is 5 feet tall, a puck slides off the table at 2 m/s. How long does it take to hit the ground ?
*February 15, 2012 by steve o*

**Physics Acceleration **

A baseball player hits a line drive. Just before the ball is struck, it is moving east at a speed of 38.8 m/s (87 mi/h). Just after contact with the bat, 1.05 10-3 s later, the ball is moving west at a speed of 46 m/s (103 mi/h). Find the ball's average acceleration.
*May 26, 2013 by Chris*

**Physic HELP!!!!**

An ice skater moving at 10.0 m/s coast to a halt in 1.0 x 102 m on a smooth ice surface. What is the coefficient of friction between the ice and the skates?
*October 26, 2008 by @-@*

**math**

Problem The latent heat of fusion (solid become liquid) for ice is 79.8 cal/gram. How much ice can we melt with 1000 calories of heat? Problem Which would require more heat, melting 500 g of 0 C ice or turning 500 g of 100 C water into steam? Problem A 500 g sample of an ...
*October 6, 2008 by sherri*

**Physics**

Two ice skaters, Daniel (mass 70.0kg ) and Rebecca (mass 45.0kg ), are practicing. Daniel stops to tie his shoelace and, while at rest, is struck by Rebecca, who is moving at 14.0m/s before she collides with him. After the collision, Rebecca has a velocity of magnitude 6.00m/s...
*October 17, 2013 by Andrew*

**physics**

A 10 kg cart was observed moving north with a speed of 15 m/s before it collided with an identical cart at rest. The collision was observed to cause the carts to couple and move together as one. What is in Joules the kinetic energy of the system of both carts after the collision?
*September 20, 2011 by Elisabeth*

**physics**

A 2.20-kg ball, moving to the right at a velocity of +1.27 m/s on a frictionless table, collides head-on with a stationary 7.20-kg ball. Find the final velocities of (a) the 2.20-kg ball and of (b) the 7.20-kg ball if the collision is elastic. (c) Find the magnitude and ...
*October 12, 2014 by S*

**physics**

Seat belts and air bags save lives by reducing the forces exerted on the driver and passengers in an automobile collision. Cars are designed with a "crumple zone" in the front of the car. In the event of an impact, the passenger compartment decelerates over a distance of about...
*October 2, 2010 by mike*

**Physics**

A Car moving North at 9 m/s strikes a stationary car of equal mass. The first car moves off after the collision at an angle of 30 degrees West of North, with a speed of 6 m/s. What is the speed of the second car after the collision? My resources have poor explanation of what ...
*September 18, 2014 by BB*

**PHYSICS**

Indentify the direction of the netforce in each of the following situations. A marble moves in a circular path inside a paper plate at a constant speed. The moon orbits the earth. An air hockey puck moves smoothly across the air hockey table after being struck. A rocket is ...
*November 19, 2010 by JJ*

**PHYSICS**

Indentify the direction of the netforce in each of the following situations. A marble moves in a circular path inside a paper plate at a constant speed. The moon orbits the earth. An air hockey puck moves smoothly across the air hockey table after being struck. A rocket is ...
*November 20, 2010 by JJ*

**Physics**

A 2.0 kg ball moving with a speed of 3.0 m/s hits, elastically, an identical stationary ball as shown. If the first ball moves away with angle 30° to the original path, determine a)the speed of the first ball after the collision. b)the speed and direction of the second ball ...
*July 17, 2014 by Clara*

**pysic**

A 328 kg car moving at 19.1 m/s hits from behind another car moving at 13.0m/s in the same direction. If the second car has a mass of 790kg and a new speed of 15.1m/s what is the velocity of the first car after the collision?
*July 21, 2010 by paul*

**calculus**

A police cruiser, approaching a right –angled intersection from the north is chasing a speeding car that has turned the corner and is now moving straight east. When the cruiser is 0.6 mi north of the intersection and the car 0.8 mi to the east, the police determine with radar ...
*January 17, 2012 by Mr. goodstuff*

**fizik**

Two shuffleboard disks of equal mass, one orange and the other yellow are involved in a perfectly elastic glancing collision. The yellow disk is initially at rest and is struck by the orange disk moving initially to the right at 7.00 ms"1. After the collision, the orange disk ...
*April 11, 2011 by alya*

**physics**

two canoeists start paddling at the same time and head toward a small island in a lake. caneist 1 paddles with a speed of 1.35 m/s at an angle of 45 degrees north of east. canoeist 2 starts on the opposite shore of the lake,a distance of 1.5 km due east of canoeist 1. what ...
*December 13, 2011 by taylor*

**Physics**

a 5 kg block with a speed of 3 m/s collides with a 10 kg block that has a speed of 2 m/s in the same direction. After the collision, the 10 kg block is observed to be traveling in the original direction with a speed of 2.5 m/s. a) what is the speed of the 5 kg block ...
*January 13, 2008 by Sarah*

**Physics**

What is the momentum of a two-particle sys- tem composed of a 1300 kg car moving east at 60 m/s and a second 1500 kg car moving west at 95 m/s? Let east be the positive direction. Answer in units of kg · m/s.
*December 9, 2010 by Ashley*

**physics**

A 40-g block of ice is cooled to −71°C and is then added to 590 g of water in an 80-g copper calorimeter at a temperature of 27°C. Determine the final temperature of the system consisting of the ice, water, and calorimeter. (If not all the ice melts, determine how much ...
*April 6, 2012 by kevin*

**physics**

A 40-g block of ice is cooled to −71°C and is then added to 590 g of water in an 80-g copper calorimeter at a temperature of 27°C. Determine the final temperature of the system consisting of the ice, water, and calorimeter. (If not all the ice melts, determine how much ...
*April 11, 2012 by anthony *

**Physics**

A hockey puck sliding on a frozen lake comes to rest after traveling 160 m. If its initial velocity is 2.3 m/s, what is its acceleration (assumed constant)? Answer in units of m/s2.
*September 13, 2010 by STOW*

**physics**

A hockey puck sliding on a frozen lake comes to rest after traveling 265 m. If its initial velocity is 4.2 m/s, what is its acceleration (assumed constant)? Answer in units of m/s2.
*October 24, 2010 by Lauren*

**science**

A hockey puck sliding on a frozen lake comes to rest after traveling 272 m. If its initial velocity is 3 m/s, what is its acceleration (assumed constant)? Answer in units of m/s2
*October 29, 2013 by bob*

**phys**

An observer detects an apparent frequency of 505 hz coming from a 500 hz source. Which is true? a. the observer is moving due east, away from the stationary source b. the source is moving due west, away from the stationary observer c. the souce and the observer are moving ...
*November 13, 2010 by Jarod*

**physics**

A 49-g bullet traveling at 290m/s penetrates a block of ice at 0∘C and comes to rest within the ice.Assuming that the temperature of the bullet doesn't change appreciably, how much ice is melted as a result of the collision? The heat of fusion of water is 333 kJ/kg.
*June 4, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Algebra 2**

1. Plane A is 40 mi south and 100 mi east of Plane B. Plane A is flying 2 miles west for every mile it flies north, while Plane B is flying 3 mi east for every mile it flies south. a. Where do their paths cross? b. Which plane must fly farther? c. What ratio of the speed of ...
*September 28, 2009 by newt*

**Math**

Plane A is 40 mi south and 100 mi east of Plane B. Plane A is flying 2 miles west for every mile it flies north, while Plane B is flying 3 mi east for every mile it flies south. a. Where do their paths cross? b. Which plane must fly farther? c. What ratio of the speed of Plane...
*September 28, 2009 by newt*

**Please Anyone!!!**

Plane A is 40 mi south and 100 mi east of Plane B. Plane A is flying 2 miles west for every mile it flies north, while Plane B is flying 3 mi east for every mile it flies south. a. Where do their paths cross? b. Which plane must fly farther? c. What ratio of the speed of Plane...
*September 28, 2009 by newt*

**phyics**

A 0.2 kg plastic ball moves with a velocity of 1.5 m/s. It collides with a second plastic ball of mass 1.8 kg, which is moving along the same line at a speed of 0.1 m/s. After the collision, both balls continue moving in the same, original direction. The speed of the 1.8 kg ...
*April 11, 2013 by MEEEEE*

**physics**

A shuffle board table is 5 feet tall. A puck slides off the table at 2 m/s. how long before it hits the ground?
*October 31, 2010 by txhllbtch*

**physics**

you push a large box across the floor at a constant velocity of 3m/s. a)what is the net force on the box? b)what forces act on the puck?
*May 2, 2012 by lisa*

**physics**

(a) Suppose a hockey puck slides down a frictionless ramp with an acceleration of 5.60 m/s2. What angle does the ramp make with respect to the horizontal?
*March 15, 2014 by bec*

**Science**

A 0.50 kg ball traveling at 6.0 m/s collides head-on with a 1.00 kg ball moving in the opposite direction at a velcity of -12.0 m/s. The 0.50 kg ball moves away at -14 m/s after the collision. Find the velocity of the second ball.
*October 1, 2011 by Clueless*

**physics**

An observer detects an apparent frequency of 505 hz coming from a 500 hz source. Which is true? a. the observer is moving due east, away from the stationary source b. the source is moving due west, away from the stationary observer c. the souce and the observer are moving away...
*November 12, 2010 by Christina*

**physics**

A 67.3 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.52 m/s throws a 0.151 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 33.7 m/s relative to the ground. What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and ...
*December 2, 2012 by Emily*

**Physics**

A 65.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.47 m/s throws a 0.18 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 24.3 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*November 8, 2012 by Dakota*

**Physics**

A 65.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.47 m/s throws a 0.18 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 24.3 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and...
*November 9, 2012 by Dakota*

**Physics**

Two boats are heading away from shore. Boat 1 heads due north at a speed of 3.7 m/s relative to the shore. Relative to boat 1, boat 2 is moving 35° north of east at a speed of 1.3 m/s. A passenger on boat 2 walks due east across the deck at a speed of 1.2 m/s relative to boat ...
*September 20, 2010 by Randal*

**physics**

A compact car, mass 875 kg, moving south at 16 m/s, is struck by a full-sized car, mass 1660 kg, moving east at 12 m/s. The two cars stick together, and momentum is conserved in the collision. The wreck skids along the ground and comes to a stop. The coefficient of kinetic ...
*February 4, 2013 by Tony*

**physics**

A 4.4kg ball with a velocity of 4.6m/s in the +x-direction collides head-on elastically with a stationary 2.1kg ball. Part A What is the speed of the first ball after the collision? Part B What is the direction of the velocity of the first ball after the collision? What is the...
*March 3, 2014 by bety*

**phyics**

A crippled ship is being assisted to port. The motor is stuck, and is moving the boat east with a speed of 15 km/h. The current is flowing a 9 km/h at 30 degrees east of south. A. If the maximum speed of the tugboat which is trying to rescue the disabled ship is 35 km/h, ...
*November 9, 2014 by morgan*

**Physics**

Suppose a meteor of mass 3.30 1013 kg is moving at 32.0 km/s relative to the center of the Earth and strikes the Earth. Suppose the meteor creates the maximum possible decrease in the angular speed of the Earth by moving toward the west and striking a point on the equator ...
*November 29, 2012 by Avery*

**physics**

The Weistin Stamford Hotel in Detroit is 228 m tall. Suppose a piece of ice which initially has a temperature of o degrees celcius falls from the hotel roof and crashes to the ground. Assuming that 50% of the ices mechanical energy during the fall and collision is absorbed by ...
*May 17, 2009 by bob*

**physics**

A shuffle board table is 5 feet tall. A puck slides off the table at 2 m/s. How far across the room does it travel in 1 second ?
*February 15, 2012 by steve o*

**fizik**

Two shuffleboard disks of equal mass, one orange and the other yellow are involved in a perfectly elastic glancing collision. The yellow disk is initially at rest and is struck by the orange disk moving initially to the right at 7.00 ms"1. After the collision, the orange disk ...
*April 11, 2011 by alya*

**Physics**

A train moving at a constant speed of 68.0 km/h moves east for 36.0 min, then in a direction 48.0° east of due north for 30.0 min, and then west for 45.0 min. What is the average velocity of the train during this run?
*February 3, 2010 by Josh Burnz*

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