Monday

November 30, 2015
Number of results: 17,440

**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 compact car, mass 705 kg, is moving at 1.00 102 km/h toward the east. Sketch the moving car. Do this on paper. Your instructor may ask you to turn in this work.. (a) Find the magnitude and direction of its momentum. Draw an arrow on your sketch showing the momentum. kg · m/s...
*December 6, 2010 by max*

**physics**

A compact car, mass 705 kg, is moving at 1.00 102 km/h toward the east. Sketch the moving car. Do this on paper. Your instructor may ask you to turn in this work.. (a) Find the magnitude and direction of its momentum. Draw an arrow on your sketch showing the momentum. kg · m/s...
*December 6, 2010 by max*

**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*

**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**

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*

**physics**

A 2,000-kg car moving east at 10.0 m/s collides with a 3,000-kg car moving north. The cars stick together and move as a unit after the collision, at an angle of 39.0° north of east and at a speed of 5.15 m/s. Find the speed of the 3,000-kg car before the collision.
*November 12, 2012 by Anonymous*

**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) What average power is required for a runner with a mass of 85 kg to reach a speed of 8 m/s from a stationary start during a time of 2 s? 2) A 1000 kg car travels east at 30 m/s and collides with a 3400 kg truck travelling south at 20 m/s. After the collision the two ...
*March 29, 2015 by k*

**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 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*

**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*

**hw**

A railroad car of mass m = 30000 kg moving at v1 = 2.9 m/s collides and couples with two coupled railroad cars, each of the same mass as the single car and moving in the same direction at v2 = 1.711 m/s. What is the magnitude of the kinetic energy lost in the collision? Answer...
*October 14, 2014 by larry*

**Physics**

Two stunt drivers drive directly toward each other. At time t=0 the two cars are a distance D apart, car 1 is at rest, and car 2 is moving to the left with speed v_0. Car 1 begins to move at t=0, speeding up with a constant acceleration a_x. Car 2 continues to move with a ...
*May 26, 2009 by RJ*

**Physics**

A police car is traveling east at 40.0 m/s along a straight road, overtaking a car ahead of it moving east at 30.0 m/s. The police car has a malfunctioning siren that is stuck at 992 Hz. What is the wavelength behind the police car in meters?
*December 6, 2009 by Keith*

**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 compact car, mass 755 kg, is moving at 1.00 ✕ 102 km/h toward the east. The driver of the compact car suddenly applies the brakes hard for 1.8 s. As a result, an average force of 5.8 ✕ 103 N is exerted on the car to slow it down. What is the final velocity of ...
*November 26, 2013 by Anonymous*

**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 *

**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 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*

**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 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**

Two cars are traveling in opposite directions on a two lane road. Car A starts from the origin at t =0 and accelerates (moving due East) from rest at 4 m/s2. At t = 0, Car B is moving due West with a velocity of 15 m/s and is 500 m east of car A but accelerating toward the ...
*February 16, 2011 by jake*

**science- physics**

A car is traveling at a steady 90 km/h in a 50 km/h zone. A police motorcycle takes off at the instant the car passes it, accelerating at a steady 7.3 m/s/s.How much time elapses before the motorcycle is moving as fast as the car? How far is the motorcycle from the car when it...
*September 27, 2015 by Laura*

**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 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 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*

**math**

could someone help me revise these Inequalities problems? my answers are under the question... For questions, #3 #4 and #5 my teacher said "equals as well?" For question #8 my teacher said "where's the inequality sign?" 3. Joe expects to spend at least $8500 on a used car, but...
*October 1, 2015 by Abby *

**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*

**hmmmmm...........**

How can moving contiental plates change the surface of earth http://www.google.com/search?q=moving+continental+plates&start=0&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official Good websites linked here. =) what plate is iceland on how can moving continental ...
*October 17, 2006 by Jenny*

**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*

**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 car, moving along a straight stretch of high- way, begins to accelerate at 0.014 m/s2. It takes the car 23.2 s to cover 1 km. How fast was the car going when it first began to accelerate? Answer in units of m/s.
*September 24, 2015 by Bob*

**Physics**

A car, moving along a straight stretch of high- way, begins to accelerate at 0.0377 m/s2. It takes the car 34.3 s to cover 1 km. How fast was the car going when it first began to accelerate? Answer in units of m/s.
*November 23, 2015 by kate*

**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*

**Help!**

How are Boolean search strategies and other search filters useful? A.They organize results alphabetically. B.They narrow the search results. C.They increase the number of search results. D.They find creative sources. Please help me!
*April 30, 2014 by Kalie*

**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**

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 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*

**information literacy**

4. Which of the following statements about human-power search engines is true? A. People code the search engine so that they'll populate lists of trending search terms and phrases. B. Links are selected by users. C. Users send in their search request and then the search ...
*August 27, 2015 by francis*

**Educational Technology and Online Learning**

How are boolean search strategies and other search filters useful? a. They organize results alphabetically b. They narrow the search results c. They increase the number of search results ******* d. They find creative sources
*April 9, 2014 by Lilly*

**writing**

Bing (common search engine) iSEEK Education (academic search engine) MetaLib metasearch engine) ( What types of information did each search provide? Discuss what features you like and dislike about each of the search engines.
*September 18, 2014 by jill*

**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*

**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**

A railroad car with a mass of 12400 kg collides and couples with a second car of mass 18700 kg that is initially at rest. The first car is moving with a speed of 7.7 m/s prior to the collision. (a) What is the initial momentum of the first car? (b) If external forces can be ...
*July 7, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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**

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*

**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 . 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*

**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*

**physics**

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

**Urgent Science Question!**

A 921kg sports car is moving rightward with a speed of 29.0m/s. The driver suddenly slams on the brakes, causing a 8347N resistive net force and the car skids to a stop. Determine the time it takes to stop the car.
*November 4, 2014 by Tina*

**physics**

A passenger in a moving car and a passerby standing at the road side see each other as moving in the opposite direction. Which of the following is NOT true?
*April 18, 2014 by duke*

**physics**

When your car is moving at 3.33 m/s and car has a mass of 860 kg, how much translational kinetic energy does it have?
*February 21, 2011 by olga*

**physics**

A car moving 17 m/s slows down at a uniform rate of 2.6 m/s2. How far does the car travel in 3.3 seconds?
*October 5, 2011 by Anonymous*

**phisecs**

car initially moving at 19 m/s brakes with an acceleration of 2.97 m/s2. How long will it take for the car to stop in seconds?
*February 18, 2014 by sonaa*

**Physics**

A 1500 kg car is moving 18 m/s how much force is required to bring the car to a stop in 12 seconds
*November 2, 2015 by Kyeanna*

**Physics**

A car sits in an entrance ramp to a freeway, waiting for a break in the traffic. The driver sees a small gap between a van and an 18-wheel truck and accelerates with constant acceleration along the ramp and onto the freeway. The car starts from rest, moves in a straight line, ...
*July 5, 2011 by Holly*

**physics**

a compact car has mass 725 kg and is moving at 100 km/h. a) find its momentum b) at what velocity is the momentum of a larger car, mass 2175 kg., equal to that of the smaller car?
*January 31, 2011 by skhan*

**Physics**

b) If the car is moving much faster than the heavier truck when they collide, what best describes the size (or magnitude) of the forces between the car and the truck? 1. Not enough information is given to pick one of these answers. 2. Neither exerts a force on the other; the ...
*October 14, 2012 by Amelia *

**Physics Concept**

2 cars are moving in same direction in parallel lanes along a highway. At some instant velocity of car A exceeds car A exceeds the velocity of car B. Does that mean that the acceleration of A is greater than car B? Explain. ~Well I would say yes but is it b/c of the equation ...
*September 23, 2007 by ~christina~*

**math**

How long will it take a car 3m long moving at 100km/h to overtake a truck 10m long moving at 50km/h if the car is 10m behind the truck?
*January 29, 2013 by Mary*

**physics**

a car is moving with a uniform speed of 15.0 m/s along a straight path. what is the difference covered by the car in 12.0 minutes?
*October 5, 2009 by jasmine*

**Physics**

if a car is moving around a circular track at a constant speed of 55 mi/h, is there a net force acting on the car?
*October 25, 2010 by Janice*

**physics**

Your car is broken, so you’re pushing it. If your car has a mass of 868 kg, how much momentum does it have when it’s moving forward at 4.74 m/s (17.1 km/h)?
*March 3, 2011 by olga*

**physics**

A 900-kg car is moving at 27.6 m/s. A braking force of -4320 N is applied for 4.60 s. What is the velocity of the car when the brakes are released?
*January 9, 2012 by Addie*

**Physics**

A car with a mass of 1797 kg is moving to the right at a constant velocity of 2.50 m/s. What is the net force acting on the car?
*October 12, 2012 by Emma*

**physics**

A car moving with a speed of 85 km/h is brought to rest in a didtance of 60 m. How much time did the car take to stop?
*November 27, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A sports car moving at constant velocity travels 130m in 4.7s, what is the magnitude of acceleration if car brakes at 4.4m?
*September 4, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a.)At rest, a car's horn sounds at a frequency of 410 Hz. The horn is sounded while the car is moving down the street. A bicyclist moving in the same direction with one-third the car's speed hears a frequency of 381 Hz. What is the speed of the car? b.)Is the cyclist ahead of ...
*August 5, 2007 by sanchi*

**Physics**

A car travels at 64 mi/h when the brakes are suddenly applied. Consider how the tires of a moving car come in contact with the road. When the car goes into a skid (with wheels locked up), the rubber of the tire is moving with respect to the road; otherwise, when the tires roll...
*September 21, 2012 by Anne*

**Physics ~ CONSERVATION OF MOMENTUM~**

1.) A 10,000 kg railroad car traveling at a speed of 24.0 m/s strikes an identical car at rest. If the cars lock together as a result of the collision, what is their common speed afterward? 2.) A 3.0 kg ball at 3 m/s and strikes a 1.5 kg ball moving at -2 m/s. After the ...
*February 18, 2013 by Isis*