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November 30, 2015
Number of results: 63,320

**Pre-Calculus Algebra**

A building is 2 ft from a 9-ft fence that surrounds the property. Worker wants to wash window in the building 13 ft from the ground. He wants to place ladder over fence so it rests against the building. He decides he should place the ladder 8 ft from the fence for stability. ...
*October 24, 2010 by anonymous*

**physics**

A 45 kg skater is standing still in front of a wall. By pushing against the wall she propels herself backward with a velocity of -1.0 m/s. Her hands are in contact with the wall for 0.80 s. Ignore friction and wind resistance. Find the magnitude and direction of the average ...
*October 14, 2008 by kb*

**Physics**

21) A 46 kg skater is standing still in front of a wall. By pushing against the wall she propels herself backward with a velocity of – 1.2 m /s. Her hands are in contact with the wall for 0.8 s. Ignore friction and wind resistance • Find the magnitude and direction of the ...
*December 4, 2012 by Bill*

**geometry**

To the nearest tenth of a foot, what distance (x) from the building should Tim place the 16 ft ladder so that the top of the ladder will be 12 feet above the ground.
*February 27, 2011 by Kierra*

**physics**

Romeo is trying to climb a ladder placed 3 meters away from a 4 meter high tower where Juliet is stuck. He weighs 110 kg, the ladder weighs 25 kg. Can Romeo climb to the top of the ladder? If so, can he bring Juliet back down with him?
*April 3, 2013 by Suzie*

**11th grade**

A 40-kg skater is standing still in front of a wall. By pushing against the wall she propels herself backward with a velocity of -1.8 m/s. Her hands are in contact with the wall for 0.80 s. Ignore friction and wind resistance. Find the magnitude and direction of the average ...
*November 16, 2010 by fgh*

**trigonometry**

A wall is 10 feet tall and is 15 feet from a house. A window in the house is 30.5ft above the ground. A tire escape slide attaches to the bottom of the window and to the top of the wall opposite the window. How long a slide must be purchased?
*January 6, 2013 by Denisse*

**math**

1. nathan is climbing 25ft ladder oeaning against a tree. the foot of the ladder is 15ft from the base of the tree, what is the measure of the angle the ladder makes with ground. 2.erin is flying an plan at 3000 ft high, she sees her house at 32 degrees angle of depression ...
*May 20, 2013 by rhita*

**physics**

For the step ladder shown in the Figure, sides and are each ft long and hinged at . is a -ft long tie rod, installed halfway up the ladder. A -kg man climbs ft along the ladder. Assuming that the floor is frictionless and neglecting the weight of the ladder, find the tension ...
*April 10, 2008 by lizzy*

**Algebra**

A building is 2ft from a 9ft fence that surrounds the property. A worker wants to wash a window in the building 13ft from the ground. he plans to place a ladder over the fence so it rests against the building. he decides he should place the ladder 8ft from the fence for ...
*September 27, 2014 by Amber*

**geometry**

a semicircular glass-top table is placed against a wall. if the straight edge of the table touches the wall at a span of 2 meters, what is the area of top glass?
*February 9, 2012 by euvher*

**Physics**

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...
*May 30, 2012 by Bob*

**Physics**

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...
*May 30, 2012 by John*

**Physics**

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...
*May 30, 2012 by Bob*

**Physics**

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...
*May 30, 2012 by Bob*

**Physics**

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...
*May 31, 2012 by Bob*

**math**

how far from the base of a 10ft ladder be placed so that it reaches 8ft up the wall
*October 21, 2010 by latifah*

**math**

if a 30 ft ladder makes a 65 degree angle with the ground, how many fee up the wall will it reach
*April 8, 2014 by kathy*

**math**

A building is 17 ft high, what is the lenght the ladder must be to extend 3 ft higher than wall
*July 13, 2014 by courtney*

**calculus**

A wall 10 feet high is 8 feet away from a house. Find the length of the shortest ladder that will reach the house when one end rests on the ground outside the wall. So in here. I did the similar triangle property. so i got y=10(x+8)/x . And i substituted it in the PYTHAGOREAN ...
*August 28, 2014 by Jhun Sanchez*

**physics**

In a church choir loft, two parallel walls are 5.70 m apart. The singers stand against the north wall. The organist faces the south wall, sitting 0.900 m away from it. So that she can see the choir, a flat mirror 0.600 m wide is mounted on the south wall, straight in front of ...
*November 30, 2010 by Jessica*

**Math**

a 16-foot ladder is leaning against a house and is 2 feet away from the foundation of the house. How high up will the ladder reach?
*February 20, 2014 by Abby*

**Physics**

A 48.8-kg skater is standing at rest in front of a wall. By pushing against the wall she propels herself backward with a velocity of -1.88 m/s. Her hands are in contact with the wall for 0.763 s. Ignore friction and wind resistance. Find the average force she exerts on the ...
*January 2, 2013 by Tim*

**poetry**

where there's a wall there's a way around, over, or through there's a gate maybe a ladder a door a sentinel who sometimes sleeps there are secret passwords you can overhear there are methods of torture for extracting clues to maps of underground passageways there are zepplins ...
*October 22, 2010 by Joe*

**year 8 math**

a snail is at the bottom of an empty trough with walls 40cm high. If the snail manages to move 4cm up a wall each day, but slips 3cm each night, how long does it take the snail to reach the top of the trough? it then continues over the wall and makes it's way down to the ...
*March 7, 2011 by genevieve*

**physics**

If the coefficient of static friction is 0.350, and the same ladder makes a 64.0° angle with respect to the horizontal, how far along the length of the ladder can a 71.9-kg painter climb before the ladder begins to slip? The same ladder is 46.7 Newtons in weight and 10.4 ...
*October 23, 2010 by heather*

**allgebra**

A building is 1ft from an 11ft fence that surrounds the property. A worker wants to wash a awindow in the building 14ft from the ground. he plans to place the ladder over the fence so it rests against the building. He decides he should decides to place the ladder 10ft from the...
*February 7, 2012 by Kenna Mask*

**math**

How long is a ladder whose base is 3 ft from a wall and makes an 80° angle with the ground? Question 15 options: 10 ft 12 ft 14 ft 17 ft
*January 22, 2014 by josh*

**algebra**

If John stands near a 30 foot tall tree and leans a 50 foot tall ladder against the tree that reaches to the top of tree, then how far is John standing away from the tree? (Round to the nearest hundredth)
*June 18, 2014 by Anonymous*

**math**

thomas wants to build a seven layer brick wall. the bottom layer has 20 bricks and each layer of the wall that goes up has two less bricks than the layer below it. if each brick costs .50 cents to cement how money will Thomas spend on the wall ?
*April 6, 2010 by Alexander*

**Physics**

A uniform plank of length L leans against a vertical wall, its head a distance h above the horizontal ground. If we let go of the plank from rest, how far above the ground is the head of the plank the moment it loses contact with the wall?
*February 11, 2011 by OPTIPLEX*

**College Physics**

A uniform plank of length L leans against a vertical wall, its head a distance h above the horizontal ground. If we let go of the plank from rest, how far above the ground is the head of the plank the moment it loses contact with the wall?
*February 10, 2011 by Grimider*

**Math**

A fire ladder extends 18m. Each storey of a burning building is 10ft. If the ladder can have a maximum angle with the ground of 75 degrees, to what storey would the ladder reach?
*January 7, 2013 by Anonymous*

**phsyical science**

compare an atoms structure to a ladder. what parts of the ladder correspond to the energy levels of the atom/ identify one way a real ladder is not a good model for an atom.
*October 15, 2008 by taylor*

**geometry**

your neighbor is standing at the top of a 14 foot ladder. the base of the ladder is 4 feet from the house. how far off the ground is the neighbor
*February 18, 2013 by ashley*

**trig**

A 15 FOOT LADDER MAKES 52 DEGREES ANGLE WITH THE GROUND.HOW FAR WILL THE TOP OF THE LADDER BE ABOVE THE GROUND?
*October 19, 2012 by GLAIZY JEAN*

**English**

There is a shelf on the wall. He seems to use it as a bookshelf. On the shelf, there are two books. We can say he enjoys reading books. A basketball is on his uniform. We can see the top T-shirt and the bottom trunk. He seems to enjoy playing basketball. Write 'enjoy playing ...
*June 7, 2014 by rfvv*

**physics**

A train travels at 3m/s and parallel and very near to the train is a wall the has a slope of 12degrees, the window you see this wall through is .9m high, 2m across, and when you look out you first see the top edge at the lower left of the window, moving towards the top right ...
*August 29, 2012 by Liam*

**maths-Arithmetic progression**

A ladder has rungs 25 cm apart.The rungs decrease uniformly in length from 45 cm at the bottom to 25 cm at the top.If the top and the botom rungs are two nd a half metre apart, what is the length of the wood required for the rungs
*December 26, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math word problem**

A carpenter wants to put four shelves on an 8-foot wall so that the five spaces created decrease by 6 inches as we move up the wall. If the thickness of each shelf is 3/4 inch, how far will the bottom shelf be from the floor?
*September 21, 2011 by Megan*

**physics**

A clear plastic tube with a diameter of 12cm and 110cm high is filled to the top with mercury. (density = 13.6 kg/m^3). There are three holes, all with a radius of 2 millimeters located 15cm from the bottom, 50cm from the bottom and 80cm from the bottom. A) What is the ...
*February 7, 2013 by dave*

**algebra**

There are two similar triangles. The angles are: from top to bottom left: DE, from bottom left to right: EF, And from Top to bottom right corner: DF. DE: 10.32 cm.EF: 8.88 cm.FD 12.24 cm. The angles are: D,top,45 Degrees. E, bottom left corner, 79 Degrees. And F, Bottom right ...
*December 12, 2011 by Logan*

**Physics and Math**

[a bullet weighing 50gm hits a 10cm wall with velocity 100ms-1 and comes out of the wall. If the frictional force on the bullet while in the wall is assumed to be a constant 2000N then with what velocity does the bullet come out of the wall?
*January 8, 2015 by Serah!*

**Physics and Math**

[a bullet weighing 50gm hits a 10cm wall with velocity 100ms-1 and comes out of the wall. If the frictional force on the bullet while in the wall is assumed to be a constant 2000N then with what velocity does the bullet come out of the wall?
*January 8, 2015 by Anna*

**physics please help**

A woman who weighs 4.33 X10^2 N is leaning against a smooth vertical wall, as the drawing shows. The height of the wall from her shoulder to her hand is .400m the angle at which she is laying on the wall is 50 degrees and the rest of the height at which she is leaning against ...
*November 28, 2010 by don*

**harapan bangsa school**

a 4-m plank rests against a wall 1.8m high so that 1.2m of it projects beyond the wall. find the angle the plank makes with wall.
*February 7, 2015 by clarissa*

**Math**

I need a bit of help on this question: a nine foot long ladder is leaned against a house, reaching a point seven feet above the ground. How far from the house is the base of the ladder? Please help!
*October 15, 2015 by Zer0*

**Math Help!!!**

Russell Grossman is training for the Olympics. He wants to know the distance across lake royal, so he can write in his training logbook how far he rows each day. If from one point on the shore to one side of the lake is 13 km and from the same point to another side of the lake...
*November 19, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

You are holding a bulletin board weighing 6.46 N in place against a wall while your friend secures it to the wall. To keep it from slipping, you apply a force perpendicular to the bulletin board, pressing it directly into the wall. How large must this force be if the ...
*February 13, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

You are holding a bulletin board weighing 6.46 N in place against a wall while your friend secures it to the wall. To keep it from slipping, you apply a force perpendicular to the bulletin board, pressing it directly into the wall. How large must this force be if the ...
*February 13, 2012 by Mike*

**Physics**

You are holding a bulletin board weighing 7.01 N in place against a wall while your friend secures it to the wall. To keep it from slipping, you apply a force perpendicular to the bulletin board, pressing it directly into the wall. How large must this force be if the ...
*October 1, 2013 by Erica*

**Physics**

You are holding a bulletin board weighing 7.01 N in place against a wall while your friend secures it to the wall. To keep it from slipping, you apply a force perpendicular to the bulletin board, pressing it directly into the wall. How large must this force be if the ...
*October 2, 2013 by Erica*

**Physics**

(I'll try to describe this the best I can, it's a little hard without showing a picture) This question deals with projectile motion: An archer is standing 150 meters above another archer 450 meters away [so visually the 150m and 450m make the right angle]. The archer at the ...
*September 27, 2009 by Nikki*

**Physics (repost)**

(I'll try to describe this the best I can, it's a little hard without showing a picture) This question deals with projectile motion: An archer is standing 150 meters above another archer 450 meters away [so visually the 150m and 450m make the right angle]. The archer at the ...
*September 27, 2009 by Nikki*

**Trigonometry**

a 30 feet ladder resting against a building makes a 60 angle with the ground . find the Height from the ground at which the ladder touches the building to the nearest foot
*March 5, 2012 by :)*

**help!!! physics**

you want to nail a 1.6 kg board onto the wall of a barn. to position the board before nailing, you push it against the wall with a horizontal force to keep it from sliding to the ground. (a) if the coefficient of static friction between the board and wall is .79, what is teh ...
*November 3, 2010 by stephanie*

**math**

a 20 foot ladder leaning against a building makes and angle of 60 degrees with the ground. How far from the base of the building is the foot of the ladder?
*May 1, 2011 by sara*

**Trig**

A 16 - foot ladder leaning against the side of a house reaches 12 feet up the side of the house. What angle does the ladder make with the ground
*September 23, 2012 by Bri*

**physics**

a 700 newton man is able to climb up 4.5 meters on a 6 meters ladder before it slips. What must be the coefficient of friction be if the ladder is arranged so that it makes an angle 50 degrees with the ground? Assume the ladder to be uniform and weighing 450 newtons.
*September 23, 2014 by james*

**Physics**

A governor (centrifugal pendulum) consists of two 200–g spheres attached by light, rigid 10.0–cm rods to a vertical rotating axle. The rods are hinged so that the spheres swing out from the axle as they rotate with it. However, when the angle θ is 45.0°, the spheres ...
*February 23, 2014 by Chrxeyshthoufov*

**math **

a ladder 17 feet long is leaned up against a house, reaching a height of 15 feet. how far from the house is the base of the ladder?
*June 5, 2014 by 1*

**physics**

A solid uniform 45.0 kg ball of diameter 32.0 cm is supported against a vertical frictionless wall using a thin 30 cm wire of negligible mass. (a) make a free body diagram for the ball and use it to find the tension in the wire and (b) how hard does the ball push against the ...
*June 11, 2010 by L*

**Math**

Martin is painting his house and needs to reach a point 9 feet above the ground. He places a 10.5-foot-long ladder against the house so that it forms an angle of with the ground. a. Describe the triangle that is formed by the ground, the house, and the ladder. Identify the ...
*May 29, 2013 by Tigerlilly*

**rpi**

For the stepladder shown in Fig. 12-51, sides AC and CE are each 3.34 m long and hinged at C. Bar BD is a tie-rod 0.662 m long, halfway up. A man weighing 746 N climbs 2.51 m along the ladder. Assuming that the floor is frictionless and neglecting the mass of the ladder, find...
*November 15, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A girl of mass 60 kg throws a ball of mass 0.8 kg against a wall. The ball strikes the wall horizontally with a speed of 11 m/s, and it bounces back with this same speed. The ball is in contact with the wall 0.05 s. What is the average force exerted on the wall by the ball? A...
*June 24, 2009 by larry*

**Physics **

A girl of mass 55 kg throws a ball of mass 0.8 kg against a wall. The ball strikes the wall horizontally with a speed of 25 m/s, and it bounces back with the same speed. The ball is in contact with the wall 0.05 s. What is the average force exerted on the wall by the ball? A) ...
*March 30, 2012 by Alex*

**physics**

need help quick: Magen's mass is 25 kg. She climbs the 4.5-m ladder of a slide, and reaches a velocity of 3.0 m/s at the bottom of the slide. How much work was done by friction on Magen?
*December 1, 2011 by Steve*

**Geometry**

Need to use a ladder to reach a window that is 8 meters above the ground. The base of the ladder will be 6 meters from base of the building. How long must the ladder be?
*August 28, 2012 by Des*

**Physics**

A spherical mooring buoy 36cm in diameter with a mass of 43 kg is fastened to a cleat on the top ofthe sea wall by a 50 cm long line, as shown. The force against the sea wall is a. 73N b.87N c. 104N d.116N e. None of these
*November 18, 2010 by Gerard*

**calculus**

1. a large vertical rectangular plate of glass is to be inserted in the wall of an aquarium underwater so visitors can see into the tank fo fish. the glass is 10 feet high, 25 feet long and the top fo the glass is 3 feet below the top of the water. The pressure exerted by ...
*February 12, 2008 by student*

**calculus**

1. a large vertical rectangular plate of glass is to be inserted in the wall of an aquarium underwater so visitors can see into the tank fo fish. the glass is 10 feet high, 25 feet long and the top fo the glass is 3 feet below the top of the water. The pressure exerted by ...
*February 12, 2008 by student*

**physics**

A brick wall with a thermal emissivity of 0.8 is heated by the sun all day and is at a temperature of 25 °C in early evening. A pedestrian walking past the wall feels its warmth radiating in to the cool evening air. The wall has surface area of 5m^2. What is the total out put ...
*January 3, 2012 by sand*

**Geometry**

The vertical slide ladder at the community swimming pool is 12.5 meters tall. The angle created by the top of the ladder and the top of the slide is 38°. Find the approximate length of the swimming pool slide to the nearest hundredth.
*March 1, 2012 by Makenzie*

**physics**

You want to nail a 1.5 kg board onto the wall of a barn. To position the board before nailing, you push it against the wall with a horizontal force F to keep it from sliding to the ground. (a) If the coefficient of static friction between the board and the wall is 0.71, what ...
*September 30, 2010 by cooper*

**Algebra 2 review**

how many feet from the base of a house must a 39-foot ladder be placed so that the top of the ladder will reach a point on the house 36 feet from the ground
*April 28, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math**

tilissa was on the middle rung of a ladder.she went up 3 rungs,thendown 5 rungs and then up 7 rungs where she rested.later she climbed up the remaining 7 rungs on the ladder.how many rungs did the ladder have?
*January 27, 2013 by francis*

**math**

A fireman stood in the middle of a step ladder. He climbed down 4 steps and continued his work. He went down 8 more then back up 9 to the top. How many steps were on the ladder?
*February 7, 2011 by Lauren*

**math**

The building is 16 by 12 feet so, to the nearest tenth of a foot what distance (x) fom the building should time place the 16-ft ladder so that the top of the ladder will be 12 feet above the ground?
*February 24, 2012 by Nicole*

**Physics**

Suppose a bouncy ball were thrown against a wall. The ball hit with 15 m/s and then bounced backwards with 15 m/s. The interaction time with the wall was 0.5 ms (5 x 10-3 s). If the ball's mass is 0.1 kg, what is the average force of the wall on the ball?
*November 3, 2015 by Arlin*

**physics**

While trying to decide where to hang a framed picture, you press it against the wall to keep it from falling. The picture weights 9.5 N and you press against the frame with a force of 19 N at an angle of 30° from the vertical. What is the coefficient of static friction between...
*February 17, 2011 by mayrel*

**Algebra**

A rock climber looks at the top of a vertical rock wall at an angle of elevation of 74 degrees. He is standing 4.2m from the base of the wall and his eyes are 1.5m from the ground. How high is the wall, to the nearest tenth of a meter? o_o I'm clueless
*November 19, 2015 by Maya^.^*

**physics**

A 66 kg skier starts from rest at the top of a 1200 m long trail which drops a total of 180 m from top to bottom. At the bottom, the skier is moving 11.0 m/s. How much energy was dissipated by friction?
*June 18, 2012 by Kensey*

**College Algebra**

A ladder is 1 foot longer than its vertical heigt along the side of the house. The distance of the base of the ladder from the house is 7 feet less than its vertical height from the ground. How far up the house does the ladder reach?
*May 9, 2011 by Victoria*

**math**

a ladder is leaning againt the side of a building. The ladder is 10 feet away from the building and touches the building at a point 24 feet above the base. How long is the ladder?
*March 7, 2012 by mary ann*

**math,algebra,help**

can someone show me how to solve this: Simplify 3 --- + 1 x-5 ----------- 4 1 minus ---- x -5 that did n't look right...typo... here it is its a fraction on top of the other so the top is fine.the bottom should read one minus (4)/(x-5) Get least common denominator. For top ...
*March 13, 2007 by jasort20*

**math**

There is a slide in the park that is 18 feet long. The ladder to the top of the slide is 7.5 feet long. If the ladder and the slide are perpendicular, what is d, the distance from the top of the slide to the ground? If necessary, round to the nearest tenth
*February 19, 2015 by Olivia*

**physics**

I recently did an experiment where I measured pressure at a few heights. The question I cam having trouble with is how to find the density of the air between the top and bottom. The difference in pressure from the top to bottom is 52.6 torr (692.5 to 745.1). The height of the ...
*May 13, 2010 by guillermo*

**Physics**

A ball moves at 33m/s through a wall of donuts 31 cm thick. It comesout of the donut wall at 18 m/s. How much time does it spend in the wall of donuts? How thick would the wall of dounts need to be to stop the ball entirely? Is the answer 1.3 secondsand the wall would need to ...
*January 10, 2009 by George*

**math**

A 50 foot ladder is placed against a building so that it touches a point 40 feet above the ground. The distances ( in feet ) from the foot of the ladder to the building is a. 10 b. 20 c. 30 d. 45 e. 60 please answer and explain
*April 6, 2014 by thomas*

**physics**

1 - Determine the distance to which the 90 kg painter can climb without causing the 4 m ladder to slip at its lower end A as shown in Figure 1. The top of the 15 kg ladder has a smaller roller, and at the ground the coefficient of static friction is 0.25. The mass center of ...
*March 25, 2014 by zainab*

**physics**

Determine the distance to which the 90 kg painter can climb without causing the 4 m ladder to slip at its lower end A as shown in Figure 1. The top of the 15 kg ladder has a smaller roller, and at the ground the coefficient of static friction is 0.25. The mass center of the ...
*March 25, 2014 by zainab*

**math**

Determine the distance to which the 90 kg painter can climb without causing the 4 m ladder to slip at its lower end A as shown in Figure 1. The top of the 15 kg ladder has a smaller roller, and at the ground the coefficient of static friction is 0.25. The mass center of the ...
*April 30, 2014 by Anonymous*

**geometry**

A 6-foot ladder touches the side of a building at a point 5 feet above the ground. At what height would a 15-foot ladder touch the building if it makes the same angle with the ground as the shorter ladder?
*January 14, 2010 by Angie*

**Physics(work and energy)**

A cannon ball is fired so that it hits the wall at the top of a 10m tower.If the energy needed to destroy the wall is 49000 F and the mass of the cannon ball is 10 k, the minimum initial velocity of the cannon ball required to break the tower wall is A 100 m/s b 200 m/s c 300 ...
*May 20, 2012 by TOM*

**math**

There is a slide in the park that is 18 feet long. The ladder to the top of the slide is 7.5 feet long. If the ladder and the slide are perpendicular, what is "D", the distance from the top of the slide to the ground? Explain how you got your answer.
*March 10, 2013 by sara*

**MATH**

There is a slide in the park that is 18 feet long. The ladder to the top of the slide is 7.5 feet long. If the ladder and the slide are perpendicular, what is "D", the distance from the top of the slide to the ground? Explain how you got your answer.
*March 10, 2013 by SARA*

**physics**

While trying to decide where to hang a framed picture, you press it against the wall to keep it from falling. The picture weighs 5.0 N and you press against the frame with a force of 6.0 N at an angle of 40 ° from the vertical. (a) What is the direction of the normal force ...
*March 15, 2012 by tharidu*

**Physics**

An attacker at the base of a castle wall 3.82 m high throws a rock straight up with speed 7.10 m/s from a height of 1.45 m above the ground. (a) Will the rock reach the top of the wall? __yes __no (b) If so, what is its speed at the top? If not, what initial speed must it have...
*September 8, 2012 by Emily*

**calculus**

a fence 8 ft tall stands on level ground and runs parallel to a tall building. if the fence is 1 ft from the building, find the length of the shortest ladder that will extend from the ground over the fence to the wall of the building. (hint #1: if L represents the length of ...
*November 17, 2011 by robert*

**physics**

A 1290-N uniform beam is attached to a vertical wall at one end and is supported by a cable at the other end. A W = 1920-N crate hangs from the far end of the beam. the angle going from the top of the beam o the brick wall is at 50.0 degrees. the angle from the bottom of the ...
*March 4, 2011 by TaylorBaum*