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September 16, 2014

September 16, 2014

Number of results: 24,203

**Math - Maxima and Minima**

The height, h, in metres, of a ski ramp over a horizonatal distance, x, in metres, is given by h(x)=0.01x^3-0.3x^2+60 for the interval 0 less than or equal to x less than or equal to 22. a) Find the vertical drop from the top of the ramp to the lowest point on the ramp. b) ...
*October 23, 2010 by Anonymous*

**science**

A ramp 20m long slopes down 1.2m to the edge of a lake. A force of 300N is needed to pull a boat on a trailer at constant speed up the ramp when they are clear of the water. If friction is negligible, what is the combined mass of the boat and trailer. Hints: Calculate MA of ...
*February 16, 2014 by Jeff*

**Physics - Inclined Motions**

You are pushing a 53kg crate at a constant velocity up a ramp onto a truck. The ramp makes an angle of 22deg with the horizontal. If your applied force is 373N, what is then coefficient of friction between the crate and the ramp?
*August 11, 2010 by Shaila*

**physics **

a 36 kg child slides down a slide at a height of 2.5 m at at velocity of 3 m/s. how much energy was transferred by friction as she slid down the slide?
*November 12, 2013 by amber*

**Physics**

QUESTION: A 200 N/m, 5 m spring on a 20 degree incline is compressed 2.3 m and a 5 kg block is placed on it. If we neglect friction, how far up the incline will the block travel? How fast will it be traveling when it is 0.2 m up the incline? EQUATION: 1/2kx^2 + mgh + 1/2mv^2...
*January 13, 2009 by Phil*

**Physics**

QUESTION: A 200 N/m, 5 m spring on a 20 degree incline is compressed 2.3 m and a 5 kg block is placed on it. If we neglect friction, how far up the incline will the block travel? How fast will it be traveling when it is 0.2 m up the incline? EQUATION: 1/2kx^2 + mgh + 1/2mv^2...
*January 13, 2009 by Phil*

**physics**

A 0.50-kg block, starting at rest, slides down a 30.0° incline with kinetic friction coefficient 0.30 (the figure below). After sliding 84 cm down the incline, it slides across a frictionless horizontal surface and encounters a spring (k = 33 N/m). (a) What is the maximum ...
*February 28, 2012 by Angel*

**physics**

A 0.50-kg block, starting at rest, slides down a 30.0° incline with kinetic friction coefficient 0.30 (the figure below). After sliding 84 cm down the incline, it slides across a frictionless horizontal surface and encounters a spring (k = 33 N/m). (a) What is the maximum ...
*February 29, 2012 by Angel*

**Physics please help!!**

A 1.94 kg solid sphere (radius = 0.105 m) is released from rest at the top of a ramp and allowed to roll without slipping. The ramp is 0.710 m high and 5.17 m long. When the sphere reaches the bottom of the ramp, what is its total kinetic energy?
*March 13, 2011 by Megan*

**applications of vectors**

Two people are carrying a box. One person exerts a force of 150 pounds at an angle of 62.4 degrees with the horizontal. The other person exerts a force of 114 pounds at an angle of 54.9 degrees. Find the weight of the box.
*May 12, 2013 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

Two horizontal forces, F1 and F2, are acting on a box, but only F1 is shown in the drawing. F2 can point either to the right or to the left. The box moves only along the x axis. There is no friction between the box and the surface. Suppose that = +6.2 N and the mass of the box...
*February 2, 2011 by Tiffany*

**physics 2**

sorry here is actual question: A 285-kg stunt boat is driven on the surface of a lake at a constant speed of 13.5 m/s toward a ramp, which is angled at 28.5° above the horizontal. The coefficient of friction between the boat bottom and the ramp's surface is 0.150, and the ...
*May 1, 2012 by lost*

**physics**

need help with this question please a 1kg block starts at rest and slides down the incline. the coefficient of friction between the incline and the block is 0.1. The height of the incline is 2m, and the angle is 30 degrees. use energy consideration to find the block's speed at...
*November 15, 2009 by sammeh*

**Physics**

You pull on a rope that is attached to a box. The rope makes an angle of 25 degrees with the ground. You are pulling the box at a constant velocity. The force you are pulling with is 78N. The box weighs 25N. You pull the box a displacement of +16m. What is the work done by you...
*January 5, 2012 by charlie*

**Physics **

Two blocks with masses M1=8.50kg and M2=1.40kg are attached by a thin string which goes over a frictionless, massless pulley. M1 slides on an incline and there is friction between M1 and the incline. The incline is at an angle of 23.0 degrees from horizontal. M2 travels down ...
*June 18, 2013 by Sam Cole*

**physics**

Hans uses a wheelchair. Although he has a rampto in his house, he finds it difficult to get his wheelchair up the ramp. Whcih modification would make it easier for Hans to get in his house? a. increase the length of the ramp b. increase the friction between the wheels and the ...
*February 26, 2010 by Toni*

**Physics :D**

An electric motor is tested and found 76% efficient. if the input work is 400 J, what is the motors output work? A ramp has a length of 4m and a height of 1.5m. If a man pushes a 40N crate to the top of the ramp with a force of 60N, what is the efficiency of the ramp? How do I...
*December 12, 2011 by Kellie*

**physics**

A 30kg box of vegetable moves down a 35 degree frictionless inclined. Find the resultant force down the inclined and the acceleration down the inclined
*May 14, 2011 by Fate*

**Physics**

A 1.1 kg lizard lies on a flat rock tilted. A person decides to tilt the rock hoping that the lizard falls off. The rock is tilted at an angle of 15 degrees with respect to the horizontal. The coefficient between the rock and the lizard is .16. What is the acceleration of the ...
*November 19, 2012 by Elle*

**physics**

Hans uses a wheelchair. Although he has a rampto in his house, he finds it difficult to get his wheelchair up the ramp. Whcih modification would make it easier for Hans to get in his house? a. increase the length of the ramp b. increase the friction between the wheels and the ...
*February 23, 2010 by Leah*

**PHYSICS**

Hans uses a wheelchair. Although he has a rampto in his house, he finds it difficult to get his wheelchair up the ramp. Whcih modification would make it easier for Hans to get in his house? a. increase the length of the ramp b. increase the friction between the wheels and the...
*February 26, 2010 by Toni*

**physics**

A 1520-N crate is to be held in place on a ramp that rises at 30.0° above the horizontal. The massless rope attached to the crate makes a 22.0° angle above the surface of the ramp. The coefficients of friction between the crate and the surface of the ramp are ìk= 0.450 and" ìs...
*March 31, 2011 by Sandhya*

**physics**

A daredevil is dead set on jumping the Grand Canyon at its narrowest point (180 meters across). He has set up a ramp at 25 degrees and the ramp's release point is 20 meters above the rim of the canyon. He claims that his bike will be going 40m/s by the time he leaves the ramp...
*September 22, 2013 by Marty*

**PHYSICS HELP ASAP**

a 3 kg block slides down a frictionless plane inclined 20 degrees to the horizontal. If the length of the plane's surface is 1.50m, how much work is done, and by what force? suppose the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the plane. What would be the net work...
*January 10, 2011 by mandy*

**Physics**

A 10kg box is pulled a distance of 100m along a level floor at constant velocity using a force of 40 N at an angle of 35 degrees above the horizontal. If the box is pulled at constant velocity, what is the coefficient of friction between the bottom of the box and the floor?
*November 11, 2009 by Holly*

**Physics**

A wooden plank is inclined at and angle of 23 degrees above the horizontal. A 2.0 kg box attached to a rope is is pulled up the incline. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the wooden plank is 0.15. What does the tension in the rope is the box moves up the ...
*February 6, 2012 by Eunice*

**Physics-11**

A 12 kg object is at the top of a 41 degree inclined ramp. It is released and it reaches the bottom of the 85 m ramp in 2.3 seconds. what is the force of friction between the object and the ramp? What is the coefficient of friction? Can someone help me do this?
*March 23, 2012 by G*

**physics**

An 95.0-N crate of apples sits at rest on a ramp that runs from the ground to the bed of a truck. The ramp is inclined at 29.0° to the ground. (a) What is the normal force exerted on the crate by the ramp?
*February 3, 2013 by gangam style*

**Trig**

A ramp 38' long rises to a platform. The bottom of the platform is 20' from the foot of the ramp. Find x , the angle of elevation of the ramp. Round your answer to the nearest hundredth of a degree. After this question I'm done with TRIG!!! Thanks
*May 15, 2011 by Rachal*

**physics please help :/**

A 0.50-kg block, starting at rest, slides down a 30.0° incline with kinetic friction coefficient 0.30 (the figure below). After sliding 84 cm down the incline, it slides across a frictionless horizontal surface and encounters a spring (k = 33 N/m). (a) What is the maximum ...
*March 1, 2012 by Angel*

**physics**

Starting from rest, a 5.0 kg block slides 2.5 m down a rough 30.0 degrees incline in 2.0s. Determine (a) the work done by the force of gravity. (b) the mechanical energy lost due to friction, and (c) the work done by the normal force between block and incline. I know how to do...
*October 23, 2007 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 48 kg skier starts from rest at a height of H = 28 m above the end of the ski-jump ramp. As the skier leaves the ramp, his velocity makes an angle of 28° with the horizontal. Neglect the effects of air resistance and assume the ramp is frictionless. (a) What is the maximum ...
*November 2, 2012 by joshwa*

**Physics-Mechanics**

A poorly designed playground slide begins with a straight section and ends with a circular arc as shown in the figure below. img716.imageshack.us/img716/8381/25746193.jpg A child starts at point P and slides down both sections of the slide. At some point on the circular arc, ...
*October 8, 2010 by Genevieve*

**Physics Energy and Work**

A 20.0 kg child on skis, initially at rest, slides 2.0 m down an incline at an angle of 20.0 degrees with the horizontal. If there is no friction between incline and skis, what is the kinetic energy of the child at the bottom of the incline?
*November 27, 2012 by Rose*

**Physics**

A package is thrown down a curved ramp as shown in the figure. The package moves from A to B through a quarter-circle with radius R=3.00m. The mass of the package is 25.0kg. The package starts from rest at point A and there is no friction. A) Find the speed of the package at ...
*April 9, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics need help now**

A daredevil is dead set on jumping the Grand Canyon at its narrowest point (180 meters across). He has set up a ramp at 25 degrees and the ramp's release point is 20 meters above the rim of the canyon. He claims that his bike will be going 40m/s by the time he leaves the ramp...
*September 22, 2013 by Marty*

**Physics**

A crate of mass 29 kg is pushed up a ramp by a person as shown in the figure below. The person pushes the crate a distance of 25 m as measured along the ramp. Assume the crate moves at constant velocity. Assume the coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate and the ramp...
*July 11, 2012 by Sierra*

**science**

If the block has a mass 12.3 kg and slides a distance of 6.9 m down the inlcine, calculate the distance x the spring is compressed if the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the incline is 0.3 and the spring constant is 17.4 N/m. Input your answer as a ...
*March 14, 2013 by xolani*

**PHYSICS**

A crate of potatoes of mass 23.0 kg is on a ramp with angle of incline 30° to the horizontal. The coefficients of friction are μs = 0.65 and μk = 0.44. Find the frictional force (magnitude and direction) on the crate if the crate is at rest. Please help with detailed...
*September 25, 2011 by Shereen*

**....**

hans uses a wheelchair. although he has a ramp to get in his house he finds it difficult to get his wheelchair up the ramp. which modification would make it easier for hans to get in his house? a. increase the length of the ram b. increase friction between the wheels and the ...
*March 18, 2013 by mary*

**two dimensional kinematics**

A hammer slides down a roof of angle theta (with respect to the ground). It slides along the roof distance D. As it leaves the roof, a height H above the ground, it has velocity in both directions. Find how far from the base of the building the hammer lands.
*October 8, 2012 by ringo*

**Physics**

A 1.20kg ball is rolled down a frictionless ramp whose top is 0.80m above a horizontal spring with ks = 800N/m. The ball reaches the horizontal just in front of the spring. a.) What is the kinetic energy of the ball just before it contacts the spring? b.) What is the velocity ...
*July 18, 2012 by Lauren*

**physics 2**

A man is dragging a trunk up the loading ramp of mover's truck. The ramp has a slope angle of 20 degree, and the man pulls upward with a force F whose direction makes an angle of 30 degree with ramp. a. How large a force F is a necessary or the component F, parallel to the ...
*February 27, 2007 by xtian*

**physics**

An 8.00kg package in a mail-sorting room slides 2.00 m down a chute that is inclined at 53.0 degrees below the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the package and the chute's surface is 0.400. Calculate the work done on the package by the normal force.What ...
*April 9, 2012 by Amisha*

**physics help**

1. A roller coaster car starts from rest and rolls down a frictionless track, reaching speed fv at the bottom. a. If you want the car to go two times as fast at the bottom, by what factor must you increase the height of the track? b. Does your answer to part (a) depend on ...
*November 7, 2008 by joyce*

**physics**

A motorcycle daredevil is attempting to jump across as many buses as possible (see the drawing). The takeoff ramp makes an angle è = 18.0° above the horizontal, and the landing ramp is identical to the takeoff ramp. The buses are parked side by side, and each bus is 2.74 m ...
*September 5, 2010 by demi *

**physics**

A box having a mass of 50kg is dragged across a horizontal floor by means of a rope tied on the front of it. The coefficient of friction between the box and the floor is .3. If the angle between the rope and the floor is 30 degrees, what force must be excerted on the rope to ...
*January 11, 2011 by Elise*

**phsyics**

A box have a mass of 50 Kilograms is dragged across a horizontal floor by means of a rope tied on the front of it. The coefficient of friction between the box and the floor is .3. If the angle between the rope and the floor is 30 degrees, what force must be exerted on the rope...
*November 25, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Posted by sandhu on Thursday, November 25, 2010 at 6:23am. A block starts with a speed of 18.0 m/s and slides for a distance of 2.2 m down a 40° ramp (ìk = 0.43). What is its final speed? (m/s) physics - drwls, Thursday, November 25, 2010 at 9:19am Final KE = PE loss - (work ...
*November 25, 2010 by sandhu*

**Physics**

I have a few questions to answer and I don't know how to start answering them. 1. On a position time graph, compare the instantaneous velocities of an object when the tangent to the curve slopes upward to the right, when the tangent slopes downward to the right, and when the ...
*February 3, 2011 by Sups*

**college physics**

Two workers are loading crates onto a pick up truck. Worker 1 lifts his crate straight up from the ground to the truck. Worker 2 slides his crate up a ramp which has frictionless rollers. Which statement is true about the work being done on the crate? a. Worker 1 does more ...
*October 5, 2010 by matt *

**physics**

a worker lays a rubber handled 0.500kg hammer down a sloped roof. it slides down the roof to a level portion of the roof where it slides another 2.oo m long this horizontal surface. the coefficient of friction between the rubber handle and the shingles is 0.850 a)draw free ...
*January 12, 2013 by teed*

**Physics**

A car starts rolling down a l-in-4 hill (l-in-4 means that for each 4 m traveled along the road, the elevation change is 1 m). How fast is it going when it reaches the bottom after traveling 55 m? (a) Ignore friction, (b) Assume an effective coefficient of friction equal to 0....
*November 3, 2013 by Jill*

**physics**

A man pushes on a piano of mass 180 so that it slides at a constant velocity of 12.0 down a ramp that is inclined at 11.0 above the horizontal. No appreciable friction is acting on the piano. Calculate the magnitude and direction of this push A. if the man pushes parallel to ...
*November 8, 2010 by bob*

**Physics**

A man pushes on a piano of mass 180 kg so that it slides at a constant velocity of 12.0 cm/s down a ramp that is inclined at 11.0degrees above the horizontal. No appreciable friction is acting on the piano. Calculate the magnitude and direction of this push (a)if the man ...
*November 11, 2010 by Carmen*

**physics**

A horizontal force of magnitude 22 N is applied to a 3.0 kg book as the book slides a distance d = 0.5 m up a frictionless ramp at angle è = 30°. The book begins with zero kinetic energy. What is its speed at the end of the displacement?
*February 13, 2008 by dawn*

**Physics**

a horizontal force of magnitude 18.0 N is applied to a 3.07 kg book as the book slides a distance d = 0.34 m up a frictionless ramp at angle è = 30°. The book begins with zero kinetic energy. What is its speed at the end of the displacement?
*October 9, 2012 by Emily*

**Physical science**

A 85kg box slides along the floor at 85km/hour. What is the boxes kinetic energy
*October 8, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

At the State Fair you see people trying to win a prize at a game booth. They are sliding a metal disk shaped like a puck up a wooden ramp so that it stops in a marked zone near the top of the ramp before sliding back down. You estimate that you can slide the 'puck' at 8.0 ft/...
*March 26, 2013 by Brandon*

**physics**

The press box at a baseball park is 34ft above the ground. A reporter in the press box looks at an angle of 17 degrees below the horizontal to see second base. What is the horizontal distance from the press box to second base?
*February 27, 2010 by mb*

**Physics**

You set up a ramp on your desk at home. Marbles rolling down the ramp and horizontally off your desk consistantly land 52.0 cm from the base of your desk. Your desk is 69.0 cm high. If you pull your desk over to the window of your second story room and "launch" marbles to the ...
*November 5, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A skateboarder shoots off a ramp with a velocity of 6.7 m/s, directed at an angle of 53° above the horizontal. The end of the ramp is 1.0 m above the ground. Let the x axis be parallel to the ground, the +y direction be vertically upward, and take as the origin the point on ...
*October 5, 2011 by Sam*

**Physics**

You are the physics expert for a professional stuntman. The stunt you have designed includes a ramp that is angled at 30°. You expect that the stuntman will be traveling at 18.0 m/s when he leaves the ramp. How far must the landing ramp be positioned, and what is the maximum ...
*December 18, 2010 by George*

**physics**

A winch is used to drag a 375 N crate up a ramp at a constant speed of 75 cm/s by means of a rope that pulls parallel to the surface of the ramp. The rope slopes upward at 33 degreesabove the horizontal, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the ramp and the crate is...
*February 26, 2012 by dillion*

**Physics**

a horizontal force of magnitude 20.0 N is applied to a 3.05 kg book as the book slides a distance d = 0.87 m up a frictionless ramp at angle θ = 30°. The book begins with zero kinetic energy. What is its speed at the end of the displacement?
*March 2, 2014 by tom*

**Math**

Two people are holding a box. One person exerts a force of 140 pounds at an angle of 65.5 degrees with the horizontal. The other person exerts a force of 115 pounds at an angle of 58.3 degrees with the horizontal. Find the net weight of the box.
*January 15, 2013 by Jane Smith*

**PHYSICS (what is a dynamic equation????)**

A car of mass Mc is connected to mass m2 by a string. The string passes over a solid cylindrical pulley, which has a frictionless bearing, of radius R and mass M. when the system is released from rest the string doesn't slip, the car moves down the incline, and m2 moves upward...
*December 3, 2007 by ~christina~*

**math**

Application The steps to the front entrance of a public building rise a total of 1 m. A portion of the steps will be replaced by a wheelchair ramp. By a city ordinance, the angle of inclination for a ramp cannot measure greater than 4.5°. What is the minimum distance from the...
*March 7, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

Application The steps to the front entrance of a public building rise a total of 1 m. A portion of the steps will be replaced by a wheelchair ramp. By a city ordinance, the angle of inclination for a ramp cannot measure greater than 4.5°. What is the minimum distance from the...
*March 7, 2013 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS*******

A block of mass m = 300 g is released from rest and slides down a frictionless track of height h = 59.4 cm. At the bottom of the track the block slides freely along a horizontal table until it hits a spring attached to a heavy, immovable wall. The spring compressed by 2.21 cm ...
*March 21, 2012 by Steve*

**mechanics**

A 2kg box sits at rest on a level floor. Two children push on the box at the same time. Eli pushes horizontally to the right on the box with a force of 4N. Jamie pushes straight downward on the box with a force of 3N. The box does not move (there is friction between the box ...
*July 6, 2014 by juanpro*

**Physics**

A smooth plane AB is 10 meters long, It is inclined at 30 degrees to the horizontal with the lower end, B, 6 meteres vertically above horixontal ground. A particle is placed on the plane at the upper end, A, and then released from erst so that it slides down the plane. Find ...
*February 4, 2012 by Chris*

**Physics**

A box of mass 1kg is placed on a table and is connected to a hanging mass m by a string strung over a pulley. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the table is .3 and the box slides at a constant speed of .5m/s what is the weight of the hanging mass? to ...
*November 14, 2007 by Andrea*

**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, ...
*September 29, 2013 by Emma*

**Math/Physics2**

The block has mass m=8.5 kg and lies on a fixed smooth frictionless plane tilted at an angle theta=20.0 degrees to the horizontal. Determine the acceleration of the block as it slides down the plane. If the block starts from rest 15.0 m up the plane from its base, what will be...
*September 23, 2009 by Era*

**physics**

A man pulls a 10 kg box across a smooth floor with a force of 53 newtons at an angle of 18 degrees and for a distance of 122 meters. How much work, to the nearest joule, does he do?If the floor is angled upward at 6.7 degrees and the man pulls the box up the floor at constant ...
*May 22, 2013 by blah physics*

**Physics**

A rope attached to an engine pulls a 240 Newton crate up an 14.7 degree ramp at a constant speed. The coefficient of kinetic friction for the surfaces of the crate and ramp is .32. What is the magnitude of the force that the rope exerts on the crate parallel to the ramp? (...
*October 4, 2011 by Rachel*

**physics**

a 15-kilogram box is dragged up an incline that is 8.0 meters long and makes an angle of 15 degrees with the horizontal. If the coefficient of friction between the box and the incline is .40, calculate the amount of work done by the applied force.
*December 6, 2009 by JC*

**college physics**

A student moves a box of books by attaching a rope to the box and pulling with a force of 80.0 N at angle of 45o. The box of books has a mass of 25.0 kg and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the bottom of the box and the sidewalk is 0.43. Find the acceleration of the...
*October 21, 2012 by amber*

**physics**

A 15 kg box slides across the floor with an initial velocity of +7.6 m/s. It comes to a stop after sliding +14.8 m. How much friction was present?
*December 5, 2011 by andrew*

**Physics**

A 16 kg box slides across the floor with an initial velocity of +7.8 m/s. It comes to a stop after sliding +14.6 m. How much friction was present?
*November 28, 2012 by Molly*

**physics**

A block slides down a rough plane. The plane makes an angle of 60 degrees with the horizontal, the weight of the block is 5.0N and the coefficient of kinetic (dynamic) friction between the block and the plane is 0.30. 1) determine the magnitude of the frictional force acting ...
*October 4, 2006 by blacksheep*

**physics**

You can lift a box up a vertical distance of 1 meter or you can slide it up a frictionless 2-meter ramp. How do the amounts of forces compare?
*December 5, 2011 by comet*

**Physics**

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data A student pulls on a box up an incline of 10 degrees. The student pulls with a force of 180 N directed at 30 degrees above the line of the incline. The box has a mass of 28 kg, and the coefficient of friction between...
*October 7, 2007 by Tim*

**MATH**

boating The inclined ramp of a boat launch is 8 meters longer than the rise of the ramp. The run is 7 meters longer than the rise. How long are the three sides of the ramp? please explain how to do this one
*September 21, 2008 by jennifer*

**Algebra**

A ramp leads up to a building. The top of the ramp is 4 feet above the ground, and the bottom is 14 feet from the building. what is the length of the ramp? I think the answer is 18 ft. choices are: A. 18.6ft B. 18ft C. 14.6ft D. 10ft
*June 13, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 2.25 kg ball experiences a net force of 965 N up a ramp. Once the ball reaches the top of the ramp, the force no longer acts. The force acts over a distance of 1.50 m on the ramp. Find the horizontal distance x that the ball travels before it hits the deck. The top of the ...
*November 14, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

What is the acceleration of a 2-kg cart placed on a frictionless ramp inclined at 20 degrees?
*November 23, 2012 by MoodaFooka*

**Physics **

A 12 kg object is at the top of a 41 degree inclined ramp. It is released and it reaches the bottom of the 85 m ramp in 2.3 seconds. what is the force of friction between the object and the ramp? What is the coefficient of friction? Can someone help me with this question using...
*March 24, 2012 by Armaan*

**physcs (Geometry bit)**

how do you prove that an object on a ramp resolved into it's gravity components were the x dreiction is down the ramp and the y direction is the direciton of the normal force Force of gravity x component /\ |Normal force <_____| | /|OBJECT | /1| |2 / |Force of graviy | /Fg...
*August 10, 2009 by physcs (Geometry bit)*

**phys. help**

A 30-kg child coast down a hill on a 20-kg sled. She pushes off from the top of the hill with a velocity of 1 m/s. At the bottom of the hill, she is moving 4 m/s. If there is no heat generated when she slides down, how high is this hill? thank u
*March 5, 2008 by Aulivia*

**physics work and newton**

A 2.0 kg object starts from rest from the top of an inclined plane that makes an angle of 30 degrees with the horizontal and has a rise of .4m. It slides down the inclined plane and at the bottom has a kinetic energy of 60J. Ignore friction and use g = 10.m/s2. what is the ...
*November 4, 2012 by naf*

**BK**

If the incline is 25 degrees and a box that is resting on the frictionless incline 50 kg, what is the box acceleration
*December 15, 2010 by Lili*

**physics**

A skateboarder shoots off a ramp with a velocity of 6.8 m/s, directed at an angle of 56° above the horizontal. The end of the ramp is 1.5 m above the ground. Let the x axis be parallel to the ground, the +y direction be vertically upward, and take as the origin the point on ...
*September 8, 2011 by bob*

**physics**

A skateboarder shoots off a ramp with a velocity of 6.4 m/s, directed at an angle of 61° above the horizontal. The end of the ramp is 1.4 m above the ground. Let the x axis be parallel to the ground, the +y direction be vertically upward, and take as the origin the point on ...
*January 20, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A skateboarder shoots off a ramp with a velocity of 6.4 m/s, directed at an angle of 54° above the horizontal. The end of the ramp is 1.4 m above the ground. Let the x axis be parallel to the ground, the +y direction be vertically upward, and take as the origin the point on ...
*September 6, 2014 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

A 16 kg block slides down a 30 degree frictionless incline where it is stopped by a strong Hook's Law spring at the bottom. The spring constant is k = 9.8 x10^4 N/m. If the block slides 9 m from the point where it was released (from rest) to the point where it comes to rest ...
*April 20, 2010 by Jason*

**Physics**

At the beginning of a new school term, a student moves a box of books by attaching a rope to the box and pulling with a force of 92 N at an angle of 30 as shown in the figure below. The box of books has a mass of 22.0 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the ...
*November 5, 2012 by B*

**physics**

A piano is being moved into a concert hall up a 15m ramp that has a final height of 1.5m. To help with the weight, a rope has been tied between the piano and a counterweight through two pulleys. One at the top of the ramp and the other off the edge of the loading dock so that ...
*December 20, 2012 by christine*

**physics**

A block is released on an inclined plane from a height of 1m. There is friction (static and kinetic =.4) and the mass of the block is 5 kg, the mass of the pulley is 1 kg and it has a radius of 5 cm. The slope of the incline is 30 degrees. Find the acceleration of the block as...
*November 18, 2011 by Rachael*

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