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December 6, 2016
Number of results: 48,301

**physics**

A block of mass m is initially at rest at the top of an inclined plane with a height = 4.4 m which makes and angle of θ = 17 degrees with respect to the horizontal. It is observed to be traveling at v = 0.2 m/s a distance d after the end of the inclined plane as shown. ...

*October 7, 2013 by carlo*

**Physics**

A dragster and driver together have mass 900.7 kg. The dragster, starting from rest, attains a speed of 25.7 m/s in 0.54 s. 1. Find the average acceleration of the dragster during this time interval. Answer in units of m/s^2. 2. What is the size of the average force on the ...

*February 21, 2014 by Suaad*

**college physics**

Car A accelerates from rest at 2m/s2. It passes Car B, which is at rest. Thirty (30) seconds later, the latter follows with a constant speed of 10m/s. Determine the distance in order to overtake the other.

*July 29, 2012 by Anonymous*

**SS**

1.) The Himalayas separate ______. a.) Pakistan and India b.) The Indian subcontinent from the rest of Asia. c.) Afghanistan from the rest of South Asia. d.)Northern and Southern Asia. B?

*May 13, 2015 by Syd*

**physics**

Two identical small marbles A and B can be seen. A is at rest while B moves towards A at uniform velocity. The track is smooth towards left of P while it offers a resistance of 0.1 m/s2 towards its right. After some time, the marbles are seen at rest 25cms apart. After ...

*September 20, 2014 by rahul*

**algebra**

A refrigerated truck leaves a rest stop traveling at a steady rate of 56 mi/h. A car leaves the same rest stop 1/4 hours later following the truck at a steady rate of 64 mi/h. How long after the truck leaves the rest stop will the ca overtake the truck?

*December 11, 2014 by Monica*

**physics**

Let's say you're driving in your car, approaching a red light on the Camp Hill Bypass. A black Porsche is stopped at the light in the right lane, but there's no-one in the left lane, so you pull into the left lane. You're traveling at 40 km/hr, and when you're 15 meters from ...

*December 18, 2015 by Jake*

**Physics**

a 2.5kg block initially at rest on horizontal surface. A horizontal force F of magnitude 6N and a vertical force P are the applied to the block. The coefficients of friction for the block and surface are Ms=0.4 and Mk=0.25.Determine the magnitude of the frictional force acting...

*October 8, 2011 by Fatima *

**Equation help**

A physics student stands at the top of a hill that has an elevation of 56 meters. he throws a rock and it goes up into the air and then falls back past him and lands on the ground below. The path of the rock can be modeled by the equation y=0.04x^2+1.3x+56 where x is the ...

*April 2, 2014 by Alex*

**Physics**

A 0.40kg block is held against a compressed spring of stiffness 68.2N/m and compression 0.64m parallel to a 24 degree incline that is 1.27m long. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the incline is 0.34. The external force holding the block against the...

*October 15, 2012 by Alphonse*

**physics **

Two blocks of mass m1 = 1.0 kg and m2 = 2.5 kg are connected by a massless string. They are released from rest. The coefficent of kinetic friction between the upper block and the surface is 0.40. Calculate the speed of the blocks after they have moved a distance 72 cm. Assume ...

*December 4, 2010 by lucy*

**physics**

A bullet with a mass 0.05kg is speeding toward a block of mass 10kg. the bullet is initially moving with a velocity of 200m/s while the block is initially at rest....The bullet collides with the block, sticking inside, and knocks the block horizontally of the edge of a cliff. ...

*January 27, 2009 by maria*

**mechanics**

You release a ball from rest attached to a string as shown in Figure A. The ball swings freely, and at the bottom of its circular path it strikes a stationary block. The block slides to the left with a speed of 4ms, and the ball bounces back to the right. To what maximum &#...

*July 6, 2014 by juanpro*

**math**

The head of an industrial machine moves in a straight line horizontally backwards and forwards from a central position. The movement can be modelled using the sine wave d = 80 sin ( pie t), where d is the horizontal distance (in cm) from the central starting position, and t is...

*April 30, 2007 by jojo*

**physics**

Mary weighs 450 N and she walks down a flight of stairs to a level 4.50 m below her starting point. What is the change in Mary's potential energy? 1 J whats the PE formula? and setup?

*May 10, 2012 by Amelia*

**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*

**physic**

Two boxes are connected by by a massless string over a massless, frictionless pulley. Box 1 has a mass of m1 = 15.0 kg and is initially at rest at the bottom of a frictionless surface inclined at an angle θ = 30.0◦ above the horizontal. Box 2 has a mass of m2 = 10.0...

*October 13, 2014 by Elvis*

**physic**

Two boxes are connected by by a massless string over a massless, frictionless pulley. Box 1 has a mass of m1 = 15.0 kg and is initially at rest at the bottom of a frictionless surface inclined at an angle θ = 30.0◦ above the horizontal. Box 2 has a mass of m2 = 10.0...

*October 14, 2014 by Elvis*

**engineering science**

An object weighing 60N rest on a slope forming an angle of 17.5 degrees with the horizontal. A force of 44N parallel to the sloping surface just moves the object upwards. Calculate the frictional force.

*September 10, 2014 by olivia*

**physics**

A block of mass 0.941 kg is kept at rest as i compresses a horizontal mass-less spring (K=87.5 N/m) by 9.91 cm. As the block is released, it travels 0.528 m on a rough horizontal surface before stopping. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. Calculate the coefficient of ...

*November 28, 2015 by luma*

**Physics URGENT!!!**

Gayle runs at a speed of 9.00 m/s and dives on a sled, initially at rest on the top of a frictionless, snow-covered hill, that has a vertical drop of 20.0 m. After she has descended a vertical distance of 4.00 m, her brother, who is initially at rest, hops on her back, and ...

*October 15, 2012 by Anonymous*

**science!**

1. A plane accelerated from a speed of 2.0 m/s at the rate of 3.0 m/s2 over a distance of 530 m. What is its speed after traveling this distance? 2. A jet plane must achieve a velocity of 71 m/s for takeoff. From rest and with a 1,000 m long runway, what must the acceleration ...

*November 3, 2011 by ray*

**Physics**

Two blocks, each with a mass = 0.168 kg, can slide without friction on a horizontal surface. Initially, block 1 is in motion with a speed = 1.28 m/s; block 2 is at rest. When block 1 collides with block 2, a spring bumper on block 1 is compressed. Maximum compression of the ...

*March 5, 2012 by Lilly *

**physics**

Two blocks, each with a mass m = 0.400 kg, can slide without friction on a horizontal surface. Initially, block 1 is in motion with a speed $v$ = 1.20 m/s; block 2 is at rest. When block 1 collides with block 2, a spring bumper on block 1 is compressed. Maximum compression of ...

*March 5, 2014 by Ted*

**Physics **

A block of mass m=2 kg on a horizontal surface is connected to a spring connected to a wall (see figure). The spring has a spring constant k= 12 N/m. The static friction coefficient between the block and the surface is μs= 0.5 , and the kinetic friction coefficient is &#...

*November 2, 2013 by Phy*

**Physics 12**

A large fake cookie sliding on a horizontal surface is attached to one end of a horizontal spring with spring constant k = 375 N/m; the other end of the spring is fixed in place. The cookie has a kinetic energy of 20.0 J as it passes through the position where the spring is ...

*November 8, 2012 by rafeh*

**physics**

A large fake cookie sliding on a horizontal surface is attached to one end of a horizontal spring with spring constant k = 375 N/m; the other end of the spring is fixed in place. The cookie has a kinetic energy of 20.0 J as it passes through the position where the spring is ...

*November 9, 2012 by KRISTEL*

**Physics**

A 3.0-kg cart is rolling along a frictionless, horizontal track towards a 1.2-kg cart that is held initially at rest. The carts are loaded with strong magnets that cause them to attract one another. Thus, the speed of each cart increases. At a certain instant before the carts ...

*August 5, 2011 by Kristi*

**physics**

A 2.4-kg cart is rolling along a frictionless, horizontal track towards a 1.3-kg cart that is held initially at rest. The carts are loaded with strong magnets that cause them to attract one another. Thus, the speed of each cart increases. At a certain instant before the carts ...

*April 15, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A block of mass 35kg is on a flat floor with a static friction coefficient of 0.36 and a kinetic friction coefficient of 0.29. A person attempts to slide the box from rest in a forward direction . Find the maximum frictional force experienced and the acceleration of the box ...

*November 4, 2015 by Gabb*

**physics**

A 6.2 g piece of clay is propelled horizontally onto a block of wood with a mass of 18.4 g. The wood block is initially at rest on a 1.75 m tall post. After the collision the wood block will land 2.2 m from the base of the post. Find the initial speed of the clay.

*January 24, 2013 by Greyson*

**physics**

In a police ballistics test, a 10.0-g bullet moving at 300 m/s is fired into a 1.00-kg block at rest. The bullet goes through the block almost instantaneously and emerges with 50.0% of its original speed. What is the speed of the block just after the bullet emerges

*May 13, 2015 by sam*

**physics**

A 450 g block is at rest on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the surface is 0.670, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.380. A force of magnitude P pushes the block forward and downward as shown in the figure below. Assume ...

*October 19, 2011 by carlton*

**physics**

A light spring with force constant 3.00 N/m is compressed by 6.00 cm as it is held between a 0.350 kg block on the left and a 0.700 kg block on the right, both resting on a horizontal surface. The spring exerts a force on each block, tending to push them apart. The blocks are ...

*November 9, 2010 by natalie*

**Physics**

A 933 kg block is pushed on the slope of a 20 ◦ frictionless inclined plane to give it an initial speed of 50 cm/s along the slope when the block is 1.5 m from the bottom of the incline. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . 1.5 m 933 kg 20 ◦ What is the speed...

*March 4, 2012 by Ana*

**physics**

A piece of iron block moves across a rough horizontal surface before coming to rest. The mass of the block is 1.8 kg, and its initial speed is 3.8 m/s. How much does the block's temperature increase, if it absorbs 69% of its initial kinetic energy as internal energy? The ...

*April 21, 2014 by logan*

**physics**

A 25.0 kg block is pulled 4.5 meters up a 20° rough incline by an applied force Fa = 200 N, directed up the ramp. The block starts from rest and has a final speed of 1.5 m/s. Find the following: a) The total work done on the block, Wtot =___ J b) The work done on the block by...

*February 22, 2010 by Dar*

**Physics**

Hi I have a question in Physics A block with mass 50kg is held on a slope. Ù friction coefficient = 0.35 between the plane and the block .. Planets angle v with the horizontal is 25 degrees. How far will the block slide down the plane in 5 seconds after it is released (in ...

*November 21, 2010 by Oddbjørn*

**Physics**

Ball A is attached to a string of length l=13.4 m and is released from rest. Ball B is released from rest and falls straight down. Which of the following statements for what happens at point P are correct, and which are incorrect? Explain your reasoning and state what is wrong...

*March 16, 2016 by Supansa*

**Physics**

A 45kg block slides down an incline that is angled at 41 degrees. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the incline is 0.45 what is the block's acceleration?

*February 19, 2014 by Taylor*

**math-finance**

suppose you are offered two identical jobs: one paying a starting salary of $40,000 with yearly raises of $2,000 and one paying a starting salary of $36,000 with yearly raises of $25,000. Which job will pay more over a 10 year period? I=PRT = 40,000 x 0.05 x 10 = 20,000. S = ...

*February 26, 2016 by charles*

**Physics**

A solid ball and a hollow ball, each with a mass of 2 kg and radius of 0.1 m, start from rest and roll down a ramp of length 3 m at an incline of 44°. An ice cube of the same mass slides without friction down the same ramp. What is the speed of the ice cube at the bottom of ...

*June 19, 2012 by Maria*

**Physics **

A young woman named Kathy Kool buys a sports car that can accelerate at the rate of 4.77 m/s2. She decides to test the car by dragging with another speedster, Stan Speedy. Both start from rest, but experienced Stan leaves the starting line 1.04 s before Kathy. If Stan moves ...

*February 2, 2012 by Mathew*

**Physics**

A young woman named Kathy Kool buys a sports car that can accelerate at the rate of 4.53 m/s2. She decides to test the car by dragging with another speedster, Stan Speedy. Both start from rest, but experienced Stan leaves the starting line 1.01 s before Kathy. If Stan moves ...

*September 20, 2013 by Connor*

**Physics**

A solid sphere rolls without slipping from rest down a plane at 4.00m long inclined at an angle of 42 degrees with respect to the horizontal as shown in the figure below. Determine the speed at the bottom of the incline.

*July 2, 2013 by jake*

**physics**

A water slide can be thought of as being frictionless. Let's say a slider starts from rest and goes down a slide that is 30 m long and is set at a 25 degree incline. a) Determine the speed of the slider at the bottom of the slide. b) Explain why you don't need to know the mass...

*October 26, 2010 by caroline*

**physics**

there is a massless rope that is pulled over a frictionless pulley that is suspended high above the ground one end of the rope is tied to a heavy block with a mass of 483 kg the free end is climbed by a person with a mass of 102 kg who starts from rest. If during the time of ...

*October 22, 2011 by Joe*

**Applied Calculus**

If an object is launched straight up into the air from a starting height of h_{0} feet, then the height of the object after t seconds is approximately h=-16t^2+v_{0}t+h_{0} feet, where v_{0} is the initial velocity of the object. Find the starting height and initial velocity ...

*April 8, 2012 by Trisha*

**Applied Calculus**

If an object is launched straight up into the air from a starting height of h_{0} feet, then the height of the object after t seconds is approximately h=-16t^2+v_{0}t+h_{0} feet, where v_{0} is the initial velocity of the object. Find the starting height and initial velocity ...

*April 8, 2012 by Trisha*

**Physics**

A 50.0-kg boy runs on a horizontal surface at a speed of 10.0 m/s and jumps onto a cart just before reaching a slope as shown in the figure. The cart is initially at rest. If the mass of the cart is 150 kg, what is the maximum height h the boy/cart will reach up the slope ...

*May 24, 2016 by Robin*

**PHYSICS**

A block with mass m1 = 9.0 kg is on an incline with an angle θ = 32.0° with respect to the horizontal. For the first question there is no friction, but for the rest of this problem the coefficients of friction are: μk = 0.28 and μs = 0.308. To keep the mass ...

*February 2, 2013 by HIBA*

**physics**

In the following figure m_1 = 20.0kg kg and á alpha = 50.9 ∘ ^\circ. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the incline is ì k = 0.40 What must be the mass m 2 of the hanging block if it is to descend 9.00m m in the first 3.00s s after the system is ...

*July 4, 2013 by Bob*

**college physics**

a bullet of mass 8g is fired into a block of mass 260g that is initially at rest at the edge of a table of height 1m the bullet remains in the block and after the impact the block land d=2.20m for the bottom of the table. determine the speed of the bullet

*December 9, 2012 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICSS HELP **

3)-A 9-kg block is held by a pulley system shown in fig. What force must the person exert in the following cases: a) to hold the block at rest. b) to lower it at 2m/s. c) to raise it with an acceleration of 0.5 m/s2? Ignore the mass of small pulley.

*March 21, 2016 by Simon*

**PHYSICS HELP **

3)-A 9-kg block is held by a pulley system shown in fig. What force must the person exert in the following cases: a) to hold the block at rest. b) to lower it at 2m/s. c) to raise it with an acceleration of 0.5 m/s2? Ignore the mass of small pulley.

*March 21, 2016 by Simon*

**Physics**

3)-A 9-kg block is held by a pulley system shown in fig. What force must the person exert in the following cases: a) to hold the block at rest. b) to lower it at 2m/s. c) to raise it with an acceleration of 0.5 m/s2? Ignore the mass of small pulley.

*March 21, 2016 by Simon*

**Physics**

A small wooden block with mass 0.800kg is suspended from the lower end of a light cord that is 1.52m long. The block is initially at rest. A bullet with mass 0.0126kg is fired at the block with a horizontal velocity v0. The bullet strikes the block and becomes embedded in it. ...

*March 12, 2015 by Katie*

**History**

The percentage of African Americans unemployed during the Depression was twice the rest of the population. never accurately counted. less than the general population. five times the rest of the population.

*May 17, 2016 by gabby*

**physics**

Mary weighs 485 N. She walks down a flight of stairs to a level 5.55 m below her starting point. What is the change in Mary's potential energy? Assume that air resistance is negligible.

*December 12, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math**

A spring is stretched 5 inches abobe its rest position. Itis then released and oscillates in damped harmontic motin with a frequency of 2cycles per second. After 7 seconds you measure the amplitude of the spring to be 1.5cm. 1.Find th damping constant C. 2.Find an equation ...

*November 3, 2016 by zzz*

**Physics**

A person initially at rest throws a ball upward at an angle θ0= 75 ∘ with an initial speed v0=15 m/s . He tries to catch up to the ball by accelerating with a constant acceleration a for a time interval of 1.03 s and then continues to run at a constant speed for the...

*September 22, 2013 by ss01*

**physics**

A person initially at rest throws a ball upward at an angle θ0= 75 ∘ with an initial speed v0=15 m/s . He tries to catch up to the ball by accelerating with a constant acceleration a for a time interval of 1.03 s and then continues to run at a constant speed for the...

*September 25, 2013 by ammaa*

**physics**

A person initially at rest throws a ball upward at an angle θ0= 75 ∘ with an initial speed v0=15 m/s . He tries to catch up to the ball by accelerating with a constant acceleration a for a time interval of 1.03 s and then continues to run at a constant speed for the...

*September 25, 2013 by ammaa*

**Physics-1**

A child sleds down a snow covered hill with a uniform acceleration. The slope of the hill is 38.5 m long. If the child starts at rest and reaches the bottom of the hill in 5.5 s, what is the child's final speed?

*September 16, 2009 by NoNo100*

**Physics**

My question is A block is given an intial speed of 4.0 s^-1 m up the 22 degree plane How far up the plane will it go? How much time elapses before it returns to its starting point? Ignore friction. Ok my teacher said use this to find acceleration a = g sin è and then I know ...

*July 9, 2009 by Physics*

**math 116**

I thought I knew this stuff but now I'm starting to wonder. I've tried several times but I haven't been able to figure this out. there is also a diagram showing a water line where the y intercept is crossing over (0,-12). the question is Q: what is the slope and the y ...

*October 5, 2008 by Carmen*

**Physics**

A 540 g block is released from rest at height h0 above a vertical spring with spring constant k = 320 N/m and negligible mass. The block sticks to the spring and momentarily stops after compressing the spring 19.8 cm. How much work is done (a) by the block on the spring and (b...

*March 16, 2014 by Fiona*

**physics**

A tortoise and hare start from rest and have a race. As the race begins, both accelerate forward. The hare accelerates uniformly at a rate of 1.2 m/s2 for 4.3 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 11.7 seconds, before getting tired and slowing down with constant ...

*February 3, 2013 by gerry*

**Physics**

A 4 kg block slides down a rough inclined plane inclined at 30° with the horizontal. Determine the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the surface if the block has an acceleration of 1.2 m/s2.

*September 30, 2012 by La La*

**Physics**

A 4 kg block slides down a rough inclined plane inclined at 30° with the horizontal. Determine the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the surface if the block has an acceleration of 1.2 m/s2.

*October 6, 2012 by La La*

**Math**

If an object is launched straight up into the air from a starting height of h_{0} feet, then the height of the object after t seconds is approximately h=-16t^2+v_{0}t+h_{0} feet, where v_{0} is the initial velocity of the object. Find the starting height and initial velocity ...

*April 8, 2012 by Trisha*

**univercity of baghdad**

The flywheel has a radius of 600mm.a mass of 144kg.and a radius of gyration of 450mm. An 18kg block A is attached to a wire that wrapped around the flywheel.and the system is released from rest.neglecting the effect of friction. Determine the acceleration of block A and ...

*May 16, 2014 by ahmed talal *

**PHYSICS**

A dockworker applies a constant horizontal force of 71.0N to a block of ice on a smooth horizontal floor. The frictional force is negligible. The block starts from rest and moves a distance 10.0m in a time of 5.50s . If the worker stops pushing after 5.50s , how far does the ...

*August 10, 2014 by JADE*

**Physics**

A block of wood of mass 1.2kg initially at rest is free to slide on a horizontal surface. A bullet of mass 100g travelling at a speed of 780ms^-1 is fired horizontally at the block and becomes embedded in it. Calculate the speed the block and bullet move off at immediately ...

*October 8, 2014 by Sam*

**Physics Block System**

Here is the diagram: h t t p ://img152.imageshack.us/img152/3126/blocksysiv5.png *delete spaces in "h t t p :" or it won't load What is the mass of block M that will allow it to accelerate from rest to the right with a a = 2 m/s^2? Surfaces are frictionless and pulleys are ...

*May 1, 2008 by Will*

**P H Y S I C S **

A lumberjack (mass = 98.3 kg) is standing at rest on one end of a floating log (mass = 258 kg) that is also at rest. The lumberjack runs to the other end of the log, attaining a velocity of +3.69 m/s relative to the shore, and then hops onto an identical floating log that is ...

*March 27, 2015 by Physics2hard4me*

**Physics**

In the figure below, a 3.7 kg box of running shoes slides on a horizontal frictionless table and collides with a 2.0 kg box of ballet slippers initially at rest on the edge of the table, at height h = 6.9 m. The speed of the 3.7 kg box is 5.0 m/s just before the collision. If ...

*March 5, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

If 100 m sprinters accelerate from rest for 3.5 s at 2.8 m/s^2, how far have they run to this point? How long will it take them to complete the 100 m sprint, assuming they maintain their speed the rest of the way? I found the distance, which is 17 m, and the distance they ...

*September 30, 2010 by Emily*

**math**

The head of an industrial machine moves in a straight line horizontally backwards and forwards from a central position. The movement can be modelled using the sine wave d = 80 sin ( pie t), where d is the horizontal distance (in cm) from the central starting position, and t is...

*April 30, 2007 by jojo*

**physics**

A 50.0-kg block is being pulled up a 13 degree slope by a force of 250 N which is parallel to the slope. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the slope is 0.200. What is the acceleration of the block?

*November 1, 2011 by Kathy*

**PHYSICS**

A block of mass m lies on a horizontal frictionless surface and is attached to one end of a horizontal spring (spring constant k) whose other end is fixed. The block is initially at rest at the position where the spring is unstretched (x = 0) when a constant horizontal force ...

*October 21, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

In the figure, a 4.3 kg block is accelerated from rest by a compressed spring of spring constant 660 N/m. The block leaves the spring at the spring's relaxed length and then travels over a horizontal floor with a coefficient of kinetic friction μk = 0.260. The frictional ...

*November 15, 2014 by brian*

**Physics **

A point mass block slides without friction on the loop-de-loop track of radius R as shown. From what height h must it be released from rest in order to make it around the loop without leaving the track? Show the equation and then plug the numbers into that equation and show ...

*October 26, 2016 by Anonymous *

**physics**

A lumberjack (mass = 95.7 kg) is standing at rest on one end of a floating log (mass = 218 kg) that is also at rest. The lumberjack runs to the other end of the log, attaining a velocity of +2.54 m/s relative to the shore, and then hops onto an identical floating log that is ...

*October 2, 2014 by alika*

**chemistry (please check/help)**

How would you make a serial dilution if you have a starting value 100mM of X The are the values of X show different dilutions. Volume variables (x) mL 0 1 3 1 10 30 100 We starting out with 100mM of X which would be considered its concentration. In order to describe how to do ...

*January 28, 2007 by tatiana*

**Math**

A refrigerated truck leaves a rest stop traveling at a steady rate of 56 mi/h. A car leaves the same rest stop 1/4 h later followinf rhe truck at a steady rate of 64 mi/h. How long after the truck leaves the rest stop wil the car overtake the truck. In algebra form.

*January 27, 2011 by Please help*

**college Physics**

A disk with a mass of 1300 g and radius 0.7 m has a block of mass 170 g hanging from it, as shown. The wheel and block start at rest. The moment that the block is released, what is the magnitude of the angular acceleration of the disk? (Note: the moment of inertia of a disk ...

*October 26, 2010 by Sam*

**Physics**

MASS PUSHED BY A SPRING A block of mass m=2 kg on a horizontal surface is connected to a spring connected to a wall (see figure). The spring has a spring constant k= 16 N/m. The static friction coefficient between the block and the surface is μs= 0.7 , and the kinetic ...

*November 2, 2013 by john*

**physics**

a 2kg block is placed on a frictionless wedge that is inclined at an angle of 60 degrees from the horizontal. if you release the block, it would slide down the wedge. it turns out that if you push the wedge to the right with acceleration a, the block will actually remain ...

*September 11, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics please help?????**

A 540 g block is released from rest at height h0 above a vertical spring with spring constant k = 320 N/m and negligible mass. The block sticks to the spring and momentarily stops after compressing the spring 19.8 cm. How much work is done (a) by the block on the spring and (b...

*March 16, 2014 by Fiona*

**Physics**

Two identical charged particles of mass m=1.6 kg and electric charge Q=-5.2 μC are placed on an frictionless 26° incline. One of them falls down to the bottom and stops against the wall. The other stays at rest in the middle of the incline as shown in Figure. Find is the...

*June 13, 2012 by Alex*

**physics **

Two blocks of mass m1 = 1.0 kg and m2 = 2.5 kg are connected by a massless string.M1 is on the surface and mass 2 is hanging on the surface. They are released from rest. The coefficent of kinetic friction between the upper block and the surface is 0.40. Calculate the speed of ...

*December 4, 2010 by sky*

**AP Physics**

A 5.86 kg block initially at rest is pulled to the right along a horizontal surface by a constant, horizontal force of 14.4 N. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.14. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Find the speed of the block after it has moved 4.98 m. Answer ...

*November 11, 2015 by Robert*

**physics**

A vertical spring stretches 13 cm when a 2.3 kg block is hung from its end. (a) Calculate the spring constant. This block is then displaced an additional 3.2 cm downward and released from rest. Find the (b) period, (c) frequency, (d) amplitude, and (e) maximum speed of the ...

*September 17, 2016 by Mariaaaaaaa*

**Math**

Runner A crosses the starting line of a marathon and runs at an average pace of 5.6 miles per hour. Half an hour later, Runner B crosses the starting line and runs at an average rate of 6.4 miles per hour. If the length of the marathon is 26.2 miles, which runner will finish ...

*November 1, 2007 by Michael*

**Finances**

Assume that you have two contracts to choose from: Contract A pays $5,000 per year for 5 years starting one year from today. Contract B pays $5,000 per year for 5 years starting today. The discount rate for each is 6%. Which annuity contract would you choose for your ...

*February 18, 2010 by Anna*

**Physics**

A 50 kg crate is initially at rest on a plane inclined at an angle of 30 degrees to the horizontal. A man then pulls the crate up the incline via a rope that is parallel to the inclined plane. The tension that the man imparts to the rope is 100 N, and the coefficient of ...

*November 1, 2010 by Shelby*

**Physics**

A person pushes with a horizontal force of 25 N 4kg block, initially at rest on a horizontal table, a distance of 3m. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and table is 0.35. determine external work on the block-table system. the energy dissipated by friction ...

*April 16, 2014 by Star *

**physics**

a car rolls down a ramp 4m long that has angle of incline equal to 37 degrees. If the car starts from rest, what will be its velocity at the bottom of the ramp?

*January 4, 2015 by lucy*

**phys**

a 5 kg concrete block accelerates down a 34 degree slope at 4.2m/s^2. Find the coefficient of friction between the block and the slope. The net force along the slope that produces the acceleration is F = M g sin 34 - u M g cos 34 = M a where u is the coefficient of friction. M...

*June 19, 2006 by slien*