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April 28, 2015

April 28, 2015

Number of results: 17,139

**Physics**

A 1900 kg Oldsmobile traveling south on Abbott Road at 13.6 m/s is unable to stop on the ice covered intersection for a red light at Saginaw Street. The car collides with a 3854 kg truck hauling animal feed east on Saginaw at 9.8 m/s. The two vehicles remain locked together ...
*April 26, 2014 by JAY Z*

**Physics**

A car accelerates from rest at 2.3m/s^2 for 18 seconds, then decelerates to 15 m/s over 301 meters. A) How fast is the car moving at 18seconds? (Is it 2.3 m/s^2) B) How far does the car travel over the entire trip? (The m/s and m/s^2 is tripping me up) C) How long does it ...
*September 2, 2014 by Emily*

**PHYSICS**

At some amusement parks, to get on a moving "car" the riders first hop onto a moving walkway and then onto the cars themselves. Why is this done? If you are riding on a train that speeds past another train moving in the same direction on an adjacent track, it appears that the ...
*October 13, 2010 by Danielle*

**calculus**

A moving dot P departs from O at an initial speed of 6 m/s in the east direction and accelerates at 2 m/s^2 in the east direction. 2 seconds after P's departure, dot Q departs from O to chase down P at a constant speed of k m/s in the east direction. What is the minimum speed...
*March 21, 2013 by rohit*

**physics**

A certain car can accelerate from rest to the speed v in time T seconds. (a) If the power output of the car remains constant, how long does it take for the car to accelerate from v to 3v, in terms of T? (b) How fast is the car moving 9T after starting, in terms of v?
*October 17, 2012 by E*

**PHSC**

Hello, i need help. This is Work-Energy Theorum A car moving at 50km/hr skids 15m with locked brakes. How far will the car skid (with locked brakes if the car moves at 100km/hr assume that the mass of the car is 500kg
*July 20, 2011 by latrice*

**PHYSICS-URGENT HELP**

A stationary police car emits a sound of frequency 1200 Hz that bounces off of a car on the highway and returns to the police car with a frequency of 1250 Hz. The police car is right next to the highway, so the moving car is traveling either directly towards or directly away ...
*July 29, 2011 by Brit*

**Physics**

1. Will the swinging wonder ever let 2 ball bearings go in and one ball bearing out with twice the v? Why? 2. A 10.0 kg object moving to the right with a speed of 4.0 m/s collides and sticks to a 4.0 kg object moving to the left with a speed of 4.0 m/s. How much energy is lost...
*May 9, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

1. Will the swinging wonder ever let 2 ball bearings go in and one ball bearing out with twice the v? Why? 2. A 10.0 kg object moving to the right with a speed of 4.0 m/s collides and sticks to a 4.0 kg object moving to the left with a speed of 4.0 m/s. How much energy is lost...
*May 10, 2012 by Anonymous*

**AP physics**

A car is traveling at 60.0 mph when it collides with a stone wall. The car comes to rest after the first foot of the car is crushed. What was the average horizontal force acting on a 150-lb driver while the car came to rest? If five cardboard boxes, each 4 ft wide and filled ...
*September 24, 2013 by leia*

**physics**

a 4 kg object moving with a speed of 7.8 m/s collides with a 16 kg object moving with a velocity of 7.6 m/s in a direction of 22 degrees from the initial direction of motion the 4 kg object. what is the speed of the two objects after the collision if they remain stuck together
*December 7, 2010 by jacquie*

**physAH!**

A car that is initially at rest moves along a circular path with a constant tangential acceleration component of 2.07 m/s2. The circular path has a radius of 42.4 m. The initial position of the car is at the far west location on the circle and the initial velocity is to the ...
*February 20, 2012 by opp*

**Calculus**

The Fellowship of the Ring was broken when Boromir momentarily betrayed Frodo Baggins. By the time Aragorn tried to find Frodo, he and Sam were already 1 km to the east crossing the lake. Since Frodo’s destiny was out of his hands, Aragorn took the remaining members to hunt ...
*November 18, 2014 by Related rates*

**science**

A car travels 5km to east. Then it goes 3km to north and then 2km to west. What is the displacement the car has traveled?
*November 19, 2012 by Mouli*

**Science.**

A car travels 5km to east. Then it goes 3km to north and then 2km to west. What is the displacement the car has traveled?
*November 21, 2012 by Aj tuhin*

**HELPPPPP**

so im done with everything except fro this question : A(n) 2.3 kg object moving with a speed of 8.6 m/s collides with a(n) 4 kg object moving with a velocity of 8.8 m/s in a direction39.0135◦ from the initial direction of motion mof the 2.3 kg object.What is the speed of...
*October 27, 2010 by dan*

**Physics**

A 120 g ball moving to the right at 4.2 m/s catches up and collides with a 450 g ball that is moving to the right at 1.2 m/s. If the collision is perfectly elastic, what are the speed and direction of each ball after the collision?
*November 30, 2009 by Zach*

**physics**

A 4.5 kg body moving in the +x direction at 5.5 m/s collides head-on with a 2.5 kg body moving in the -x direction at 4.0 m/s. Find the final velocity of each mass for each of the following situations.The collision is elastic. (4.5 kg mass) (2.5 kg mass)
*November 7, 2010 by Lily*

**physics**

several students are riding in bumper cars at an amusement park. the combined mass of a car A and its occupants is 250 kg. the combined mass of car B and its occupants is 200 kg. Car A is 15 m away from car B and moving to the right at 2 m/s when the driver decides to bump ...
*June 9, 2008 by shelly*

**Physics**

Suppose that a NASCAR race car is moving to the right with a constant velocity of +92 m/s. What is the average acceleration of the car? (b) Twelve seconds later, the car is halfway around the track and traveling in the opposite direction with the same speed. What is the ...
*September 5, 2011 by Kyle*

**physics**

A car begins at rest at t0 = 0. The car starts moving and finally covers a distance d = 617 m in a time tf = 105 s. In a coordinate system with north being the positive x-direction, the car's motion is in the southern direction. What was the car's average speed during this ...
*September 12, 2014 by joe new*

**physics**

A 66.0 kg man is ice-skating due north with a velocity of 5.70 m/s when he collides with a 36.0 kg child. The man and child stay together hand have a velocity of 2.20 m/s at an angle of 33.0° north of east immediately after the collision. What was the velocity of the child ...
*November 22, 2010 by Please Help!*

**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*

**Physics**

A car weighing one ton is moving at 50km/hr and a truck weighing two tons is moving at 25km/hr. Both are moving in the opposite direction, which has more momentum? I think they are the same, but want to make sure
*December 8, 2012 by Katie*

**Really Physics**

A 2.4 Kg object moving to the right at 0.8c collides with a 3.2 kg object moving to left at 0.6c. They stick together. Find the mass and velocity of the resulting combined object by; a) assuming that you have no knowledge of relativistic physics, b) using the special theory of...
*March 13, 2011 by Bob*

**physics**

You are sitting in a car going 20 m/s relative to the ground and decide to throw a ball backwards with a velocity of 4m/s relative to your car. A person in another car behind you sees the ball moving towards him with a velocity of 2.50 m/s relative to his car. What is the ...
*February 17, 2015 by jyothi*

**Physics**

The minimum distance required to stop a car moving at 46.0 mi/h is 39.0 ft. What is the minimum stopping distance for the same car moving at 80.0 mi/h, assuming the same rate of acceleration? Can I do a proportion or is this totally different?
*October 10, 2009 by Beth*

**physics**

A railroad car with a mass of 1.81 104 kg moving at 3.04 m/s joins with two railroad cars already joined together, each with the same mass as the single car and initially moving in the same direction at 1.32 m/s. What is the decrease in kinetic energy during the collision?
*February 4, 2013 by Jayde Larson*

**physics**

A car moving at 50 km/h skids 15 m with locked brakes. Show that a car moving at 150 km/h will skid 135 m with locked brakes. (Hint: The force doing work during the skidding is the same for both speeds. Use the work–energy theorem.)
*January 6, 2014 by jeremy steadman*

**physics**

A 1400 kg car traveling at 15.5 m/s to the south collides with a 4100 kg truck that is initially at rest at a stoplight. The car and truck stick together and move together after the collision. What is the ﬁnal velocity of the two-vehicle mass?
*April 19, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A railroad car with a mass of 1.93 ✕ 104 kg moving at 3.12 m/s joins with two railroad cars already joined together, each with the same mass as the single car and initially moving in the same direction at 1.04 m/s. What is the decrease in kinetic energy during the ...
*October 28, 2014 by Karrie*

**physics**

A car has a mass of 1500 kg. What is the direction and magnitude of the force that is required to accelerate the car at 4.5 meters per second squared to the east?
*November 4, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

If a car his traveling 24.5 m/s east, and the driver looks down at a text for 3 seconds, how many meters will the car travel during that time period.
*October 9, 2011 by Dawn*

**physic**

a 2500 car enters curve with a radius of 45 m .if the car is moving at speed of 35 m/s.what is the centripetal force that maintains the car s circular motion the curve ?
*March 4, 2013 by said *

**physics**

A car begins at rest at t0 = 0. The car starts moving and finally covers a distance d = 617 m in a time tf = 105 s. In a coordinate system with north being the positive x-direction, the car's motion is in the southern direction (see figure. What was the car's average speed ...
*September 12, 2014 by joe 13*

**Physics**

a car and a truck start from rest at the same instant with the car initially 50m behind the truck. The truck has a constant acceleration of 2m/s^2 and the car has a constant acceleration of 3m/s^2. The car overtakes the truck after how many seconds? At what speed is the car ...
*February 25, 2014 by Sergio*

**COLLEGE PHYSICS**

A rollercoaster car of mass 600.0 kg is moving 2.4m/s at the top of a peak that is 25m off the ground. The car moves down slope and up the next hill. Assume that it loses 20,000J of energy by the next time it gets to the top of the next peak due to friction forces. If the ...
*May 31, 2008 by sarah*

**Physics**

a train is moving at 45km/h when a coupling breaks and the last car separates from the train. as soon as the car separates, the brakes are automatically applied, locking all wheels of the runaway car and causing a uniform decelaration of 5 m/s^2. determine the distance the car...
*February 19, 2012 by marco*

**Phisics**

A car moving at 62 mi/h can be brought to rest in 4.8 s. Assuming that the deceleration is uniform, how far will the car travel between the time the brakes are applied and the time the car stops?
*September 18, 2011 by Adnane*

**physics**

A 0.060 kg tennis ball, moving with a speed 2.50 m/s, collides head on with a 0.090kg ball initially moving away from it at a speed of 1.15 m/s. Assuming a perfectly elastic collision, what are the speed and direction of each ball after the collision?
*August 19, 2010 by joy*

**physics**

A 5.0 kg object moving in the +x direction at 5.5 m/s collides head-on with a 3.1 kg object moving in the -x direction at 4.0 m/s. Find the final velocity of each mass for each of the following situations. (Take the positive direction to be +x.) The bodies stick together. m/s...
*October 19, 2010 by Cassia*

**PHYSICS**

A car is traveling around a circular banked road without friction which is inclined at 24 degrees. When the car is traveling at 18.2 m/s around the road, it is moving at the bottom on the incline (inner radius of the road when viewed from an aerial view). When the car is ...
*October 21, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A car weighing 1.0 x 10^4N is parked on a 34 degree slope. The brakes fail and the car starts to slide down the hill. Assume no friction. Show your work, and determine a) the acceleration of the car, and b) after it has moved 28.0 m, how fast is it moving?
*November 2, 2014 by Andy*

**physics**

a car of mass 500kg is moving at 24m/s. A lion of mass 100kg drops on to the roof of the car from an overhanging branch. Show that the car will slow down to 20m/s.
*January 14, 2012 by sepira*

**Physics**

A car, moving along a straight stretch of highway, begins to accelerate at 0.0235 m/s 2 It takes the car 67.8 s to cover 1 km.How fast was the car going when it first began to accelerate?
*October 27, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 1500 kg car traveling at 17.6 m/s to the south collides with a 5000 kg truck that is initially at rest at a stoplight. The car and truck stick together and move together after the collision. What is the ﬁnal velocity of the two-vehicle mass? Answer in units of m/s
*January 22, 2012 by Angel*

**physics**

A car (mass = 750 kg) is initially moving with velocity 30 m/s. The driver slowly presses on the brakes and bring the car to a stop, traveling 50 m in the process. Calculate the force of friction between the car and the ground that brings it to a stop. Draw a free-body diagram...
*January 19, 2015 by Cassie*

**physics**

Two cars have a head-on collision.Both were traveling at 37 m/s toward each other.Car A has a mass of 432 KG.Car B has a mass of 90 KG. After impact,car A is moving backward at 3 m/s. What car B's velocity after impact?
*November 15, 2010 by Mayte*

**Physics**

A plane leaves Seattle, flies 85 mi at 22 degrees north of east, and then changes direction to 48 degrees south of east. After flying 115 mi in this new direction, the pilot must make an emergency landing on a field. The Seattle airport facility dispatches a rescue crew. ...
*September 12, 2012 by Jean*

**physics**

a car moving on a straight road with a speed of 20m/s. at t=0 the driver of the car applies the breaks after watching an obstacle 150m ahead. after application of breaks, the car retards with 2m/s^2. find the position of the car from the obstacle at t=15s.
*July 3, 2011 by pavatharani*

**physics**

From a vantage point very close to the track at a stock car race, you hear the sound emitted by a moving car. You detect a frequency that is 0.86 times as small as that emitted by the car when it is stationary. The speed of sound is 343 m/s. what is the speed of the car?
*November 18, 2012 by Joe*

**physics ( please help me)**

a railroad handcar is moving along striaght, fricionless tracks. In each of the following cases the car initially has a total mass (car and contents of magniude 4.00 m/s^1. Find the final velocity of the car in each of the three cases. A) a 40.0 kg mass is thown sideways out ...
*April 3, 2012 by taylor*

**physics**

A railroad freight car of mass 3.30 104 kg collides with a stationary caboose car. They couple together, and 16.0% of the initial kinetic energy is transferred to thermal energy, sound vibrations, and so on. Find the mass of the caboose.
*December 14, 2008 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A car is coasting backwards downhill at a speed of 3.2 m/s when the driver gets the engine started. After 2.5 s, the car is moving uphill at 5.0 m/s. Assuming that the uphill is the positive direction, what is the car's average acceleration?
*November 26, 2010 by javane*

**physics**

A car is coasting backwards downhill at a speed of 2.6 m/s when the driver gets the engine started. After 2.5 s, the car is moving uphill at 4.6 m/s. Assuming that the uphill is the positive direction, what is the car's average acceleration?
*September 18, 2012 by LIZZIE*

**physics**

1. A car is coasting backwards downhill at a speed of 3.0 m/s when the driver gets the engine started. After 2.5 s, the car is moving uphill at 4.5 m/s. Assuming that uphill is positive direction, what is the car’s average acceleration?
*June 7, 2013 by asa*

**Math**

A car moving at 4.5 m/s accelerates at 2.5 m/s square. How fast will it be moving after 7.5 seconds ?
*April 22, 2013 by Aayushman*

**math**

a car moving at 4.5 m/s accelerates at 2.5 m/s2. How far will it be moving after 7 seconds.
*April 22, 2013 by Aayushman*

**Physics**

A small plane moving at 207km/hr flying 50.0m above the ground chases a convertible moving at 105km/hr down a straight highway. The plane has a package to drop in the car’s back seat. Assuming the vehicles maintain their speed and altitude and there is no air resistance, how ...
*September 18, 2014 by Mercedes *

**Physics**

Question about doppler effect: How do you solve when it gives you percentage value? (Q 1) How do you calculate for doppler effect when the listener is moving instead of the source of sound? (Q 2) Questions 1. As a racing car zooms by you, its pitch decreases by 20%. If the ...
*November 25, 2009 by Tommy*

**Algebra**

While traveling in a car, the centrifugal force a passenger experiences as the car drives in a circle varies jointly as the mass of the passenger and the square of the speed of the car. If the a passenger experiences a force of 100.8 newtons when the car is moving at a speed ...
*March 16, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Don't get scared when you hear the word Physics!**

A 1500 kg car traveling at 16.0 m/s to the south collides with a 5100 kg truck that is initially at rest at a stoplight. The car and truck stick together and move together after the collision. What is the final velocity of the two-vehicle mass? Answer in units of m/s
*January 17, 2013 by Just help please. Homework due in 4 hours *

**Physics**

A 1600 kg car traveling at 13.7 m/s to the south collides with a 4600 kg truck that is initially at rest at a stoplight. The car and truck stick together and move together after the collision. What is the final velocity of the two-vehicle mass? Assume that North is positive. ...
*December 5, 2014 by help me!*

**physics**

A car, moving along a straight stretch of highway, begins to accelerate at 0.0218 m/s 2 . It takes the car 86 s to cover 2 km. How fast was the car going when it ﬁrst began to accelerate? Answer in units of m/
*September 28, 2011 by bluh*

**Physics **

9)A car, moving along a straight stretch of highway, begins to accelerate at 0.0153 m/s 2 . It takes the car 29.2 s to cover 1 km. How fast was the car going when it ﬁrst began to accelerate? Answer in units of m/s
*November 4, 2012 by Savannah*

**physics**

moving car runs into stationary car, (against a wall)car does not move, however, the wall push back cancelling the force. Explain Newton's law that apply. Thanks, George
*December 22, 2012 by george*

**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 car has a mass of 1500 kg. If the driver applies the brakes while on a gravel road, the maximum friction force that the tires can provide without skidding is about 7000 N. If the car is moving at 18 m/s, what is the shortest distance in which the car can stop safely?
*September 22, 2014 by Josh*

**physics**

A car traveling east at 42.4 m/s passes a trooper hiding at the roadside. The driver uniformly reduces his speed to 25.0 m/s in 4.00 s. (a) What is the magnitude and direction of the car's acceleration as it slows down?
*August 29, 2012 by roger*

**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*

**physics**

A train moving at a constant speed of 68.0 km/h moves east for 33.0 min, then in a direction 40.0° east of due north for 30.0 min, and then west for 59.0 min. What is the average velocity of the train during this run? Magnitude km/h
*December 16, 2008 by help*

**Physics**

A car travels at a speed of 25 m/s on a flat stretch of road. The driver must maitain pressure on the accelerator to keep the car moving at a constant speed. Are there any forces doing work on the car? Explain. What is the net force?
*February 3, 2011 by Kourt*

**Physics**

A car travels at a speed of 25 m/s on a flat stretch of road. The driver must maitain pressure on the accelerator to keep the car moving at a constant speed. Are there any forces doing work on the car? Explain. What is the net force?
*February 3, 2011 by Kourt*

**Physics Distance and Displacement Question? **

A passenger in the rear seat of a car moving at a steady speed is at rest relative to the side of the road. a pedestrian on the corner ahead. the front seat of the car. the wheels of the car. Thanks ^_^
*January 17, 2012 by Amber*

**Physics B**

A car, moving along a straight stretch of highway, begins to accelerate at 0.0261 m/s2. It takes the car 48.6 s to cover 1 km. How fast was the car going when it first began to accelerate? Answer in units of m/s Couldn't find a formula for this :(
*September 1, 2014 by Isaac*

**Physics **

In one dimension, a 5g ball is moving to the right at 7 m/s collides with an 8g ball moving to the left at 4 m/s for a perfectly elastic collision. What is the final velocity of both balls? I just don't understand the whole left and right thing. I have already worked it out I ...
*April 25, 2014 by Michelle*

**physics**

A 2200-kg sport utility vehicle traveling at 96 km/h can be stopped in 0.21 s if it hits a concrete wall. Assume a 60 kg person was in the car that hit this wall. The velocity of the person equals that of the car both before and after the crash, and the velocity changes in 0....
*December 6, 2010 by lets go*

**physics**

A soccer ball of mass 450 grams is initially moving horizontally east at 12 m/s. You kick it so that it moves horizontally north at 13 m/s. The collision lasts 0.04 s. Find the magnitude and direction of the average force you apply to the ball. |F| = Angle from East =
*December 6, 2011 by roly*

**Physics**

A 2010 kg car traveling to the west at 18.5 m/s slows down uniformly under a force of 8880 N to the east. a) How much force would be required to cause the same acceleration on a car of mass 3120 kg? How far would the car move before stop- ping? Answer in units of m
*November 13, 2011 by Eileen*

**Physics**

A 1200 kg car pulls an 820 kg trailer over a rough road. The force of friction acting on the trailer is 650 N [backwards]. Calculate the force that the car exerts on the trailer if (a) the trailer is moving at a constant velocity of 30 km/h [forward] (b) the trailer is moving ...
*November 16, 2014 by Jenuson*

**physics**

The Mini Cooper is rated at a maximum power of 115. hp (1 hp=746 W), when moving at 80.0 km/h. Assume that the net force accelerating the car is constant. The total mass of the car with a rider and some fuel is 1230 kg. How many seconds will it take for this car to go from ...
*January 11, 2011 by noreen*

**Physics**

A car going 50mi/h overtakes and passes another car moving at 45 mi/h. what length of road is required for the operation? assume that each car is 15 ft long and that there is a 60-ft space between them before and after passing. taking into account the approach of a car from ...
*March 20, 2011 by Peter Adrian Ngo*

**physics**

A car is traveling around a circular banked road without friction which is inclined at 72 degrees which has a vertical height of 25 meters. When the car is traveling at 16 m/s around the road, it is moving at the bottom on the incline (inner radius of the road when viewed from...
*October 31, 2013 by jack*

**Physics**

A car and a bus are moving down a hill, the bus is 3X heavier than the car and the speed of the car is 3X faster than the bus. Compare their momentum and K.E.
*December 17, 2012 by Katie*

**math**

Two cars leave the same point at noon. One car travels North and the other car travels East. Suppose the North bound car is travling 40mph and after two hours, the two cars are 100 miles apart. How fast is the other car going?
*November 2, 2012 by dell*

**Physics**

Two motorcycles are traveling due east with different velocities. However, 2.16 seconds later, they have the same velocity. During this 2.16-second interval, motorcycle A has an average acceleration of 1.30 m/s2 due east, while motorcycle B has an average acceleration of 19.4 ...
*September 13, 2010 by Jeff*

**physics**

Two motorcycles are traveling due east with different velocities. However, 5.81 seconds later, they have the same velocity. During this 5.81 -second interval, motorcycle A has an average acceleration of 4.07 m/s2 due east, while motorcycle B has an average acceleration of 16.1...
*September 11, 2012 by Kendall*

**physics**

a car weighing 14700N is moving at 20m/s. If the frictional force on it is 2160N , How fast would it be moving when it has travelled 50m
*May 13, 2013 by maham*

**College Physics**

suppose the two cars are headed in the same direction. A 1200kg car travels at 65 mph and a 1000kg car travels at 75mph. The faster car rear-ends the slower car and their bumpers catch so that they continue moving after the collision at the same speed. Use the concepts above ...
*March 22, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Part 2: Complete the following math problems by using the Law of Momentum Conservation. Formulas: i. Momentum = (mass) * (velocity) ii. Impulse = (Applied force) * (time) and Impulse = Change in Momentum iii. Applied Force = (Change in Momentum) / (time) iv. For multiple ...
*March 29, 2015 by Sarah*

**PHYSICS**

a car is proceeding at a speed of 14.0m/s when it collides with a stationary car in front. during the collision the first car moves a distance of 0.300 m as it comes to a stop. the driver is wearing her seat belt, so she remains in her seat during the collision. if the drivers...
*July 5, 2014 by EMMA*

**Physics**

(a) If the length of the Achilles tendon increases 0.55 cm when the force exerted on it by the muscle increases from 2200 N to 6000 N, what is the "spring constant" of the tendon? N/m (b) How much work is done by the muscle in stretching the tendon 0.55 cm as the force ...
*June 8, 2012 by Adam*

**Physics - Momentum of cars at intersection**

Car A(1750kg) traveling due south and car B (1450kg)due east. They reach the same intersection at the same time and collide. The cars lock together and move off at 35.8km/h[E31.6degS]. What was the velocity of each car before the collided? I tried this question using the law ...
*September 1, 2010 by Shaila*

**Physics **

Object A is moving due east, while object B is moving due north. They collide and stick together in a completely inelastic collision. Momentum is conserved. Object A has a mass of mA = 17.0 kg and an initial velocity of VoA = 8.15 m/s, due east. Object B, however, has a mass ...
*March 5, 2015 by Jennifer*

**Physics**

Consider two toy cars. Car A starts from rest and speeds up with constant acceleration for a time delta t until it reached a speed of v and then continues to travel at this speed. At the moment car A reaches its maximum speed, car B, starting at rest from the same point that ...
*September 27, 2014 by Wes*

**Physics . pls help me :)**

Two train cars are on a straight, horizontal track. One car starts at rest and is put in motion with a constant acceleration of 2m/s^2. This car moves towards a second car that is 30 away. The second car is moving away from the first car and is traveling at a constant speed of...
*June 27, 2014 by #631*

**NSCI 110**

a car that was initially moving at 25 m/s is accerlerated at 4.0 m/s^2 for 5.0 s. the final speed of the car is?
*October 7, 2012 by ebony*

**physics**

An amusement park ride consists of a car moving in a vertical circle on the end of a rigid boom of negligible mass. The combined weight of the car and riders is 5.0 kN, and the circle’s radius is 10 m. At the top of the circle, what are the (a) magnitude FB and (b) direction (...
*February 26, 2010 by tucker*

**calculus**

A police car is driving northward, chasing a vehicle which has just taken a right turn at an intersection, and is travelling due west. When the police car is 600 yards south of the intersection, and the car is 800 yards east of the intersection, an aerial speed radar indicates...
*April 12, 2011 by ellie*

**physics**

A mosquito inside a car is not hit by the back wall when the car starts moving.Why?
*July 29, 2011 by ...........................*