Sunday

November 29, 2015
Number of results: 44,924

**trig**

The angle of elevation to the top of a very tall Building is found to be 15° from the ground at a distance of 1 mi from the base of the building. Using this information, find the height of the building
*February 1, 2012 by Anonymous*

**trig**

The angle of elevation to the top of a very tall Building is found to be 9° from the ground at a distance of 1 mi from the base of the building. Using this information, find the height of the building.
*February 21, 2012 by Princy*

**trig**

The angle of elevation to the top of a very tall Building is found to be 9° from the ground at a distance of 1 mi from the base of the building. Using this information, find the height of the building.
*February 21, 2012 by Princy*

**Geometric Series question? Help!?**

A bouncy ball bounces to 2/3 of its height when dropped on a hard surface. Suppose the ball is dropped from 20 m. What is the height of the ball after the 6th bounce? Answer = 1280/729 m OR 1.75 m What is the total distance travelled by the ball after 10 bounces? 98.6 m So, I ...
*May 29, 2013 by Sam*

**physics**

How do we represent the graph for a ball which is dropped to the ground and caught when it bounces up again?
*April 24, 2013 by juhee*

**physics**

How do we represent the graph for a ball which is dropped to the ground and caught when it bounces up again?
*April 24, 2013 by juhee*

**physics**

How do we represent the graph for a ball which is dropped to the ground and caught when it bounces up again?
*April 24, 2013 by juhee*

**Calculus**

A ball is dropped from the top of a building. The height, , of the ball above the ground (in feet) is given as a function of time, , (in seconds) by y = 1640 - 16t^2 y'= -32t When does the ball hit the ground, and how fast is it going at that time? Give your answer in feet ...
*November 14, 2010 by Ashley*

**Physics**

Standing on the top ledge of a 55 m high building you throw a ball straight up with an initial speed of 45 m/s. How long to the nearest second, does it take to hit the ground? I got 10 seconds for the first question. How do I go about answering this one? If the building in the...
*August 25, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

You are walking around your neighborhood and you see a child on top of a roof of a building kick a soccer ball. The soccer ball is kicked at 41° from the edge of the building with an initial velocity of 21 m/s and lands 59 meters away from the wall. How tall is the building ...
*October 10, 2013 by Jennifer*

**physics**

a projectile is fired from the top of a building with an initial velocity straight upward at 40m/sec. the top of the building is 50 meters above the ground? a) the maximun height of the projectile above the building b) the time for the projectile to reach the top c) the ...
*October 15, 2011 by daniel*

**Maths **

A ball bounces two-thirds of the distance it falls. If it is dropped from a height of 10 meters, how far does it move before hitting the floor for the fourth time?
*October 3, 2012 by ALI *

**Physics**

I need help setting up this problem. While standing on the roof of a building, a child tosses a tennis ball with an initial speed of 15 m/s at an angle of 20° below the horizontal. The ball lands on the ground 2.8 s later. How tall is the building? Thank you.
*September 30, 2014 by Edward*

**Physics**

I need help setting up this problem. While standing on the roof of a building, a child tosses a tennis ball with an initial speed of 15 m/s at an angle of 20° below the horizontal. The ball lands on the ground 2.8 s later. How tall is the building? Thank you.
*September 30, 2014 by Edward*

**physics**

at a ball game consider a baseball of mass m=0.15 that falls directly downward at a speed v=40m/s into the hands of a fan. what impulseft must be supplied to bring the ball to rest? if the ball is stopped in 0.3s, what is the average force of the ball on the catchers hand?
*October 15, 2009 by saba*

**physics**

at a ball game consider a baseball of mass m=0.15 that falls directly downward at a speed v=40m/s into the hands of a fan. what impulseft must be supplied to bring the ball to rest? if the ball is stopped in 0.3s, what is the average force of the ball on the catchers hand?
*October 15, 2009 by Anonymous*

**physics**

at a ball game consider a baseball of mass m=0.15 that falls directly downward at a speed v=40m/s into the hands of a fan. what impulseft must be supplied to bring the ball to rest? if the ball is stopped in 0.3s, what is the average force of the ball on the catchers hand?
*October 15, 2009 by saba*

**geometry**

chung ho is standing on the top of a building that is 135m tall. The angle of depression to the top of the building next door is 71 degrees. The angle to the base of the building is 77 degrees. The buildings are 31m apart. How tall is the other building? thanks for your help.
*March 1, 2012 by Math*

**physics**

A 0.67 kg rock is projected from the edge of the top of a building with an initial velocity of 11.6 m/s at an angle 52 ◦ above the horizontal. Due to gravity, the rock strikes the ground at a horizontal distance of 19.5 m from the base of the building. How tall is the ...
*September 2, 2012 by Noah*

**Physics**

A 0.54 kg rock is projected from the edge of the top of a building with an initial velocity of 13.8 m/s at an angle 59◦ above the horizontal.Due to gravity, the rock strikes the ground at a horizontal distance of 20.3 m from the base of the building.How tall is the ...
*November 29, 2012 by Big Poppa Smurf*

**Physics Repost**

I need help setting up this problem. While standing on the roof of a building, a child tosses a tennis ball with an initial speed of 15 m/s at an angle of 20° below the horizontal. The ball lands on the ground 2.8 s later. How tall is the building? Thank you.
*September 30, 2014 by Edward*

**math**

A ball rebounds to one quarter from which it was dropped. approximate the total vertical distance the ball after being dropped from 3ft above the ground ,until it comes to rest
*April 15, 2014 by anna*

**Physical Science**

Three balls (see below) are dropped simultaneously from the 40th floor of a tall building into the air below. A) In what order will they hit the ground, or will they arrive at the same time? B) Provide an explanation for your answer above. Ball A (softball size; wt= 50 g) Ball...
*January 29, 2012 by Aubree*

**Physics **

A ball is thrown horizontally from the top of a 65 m building and lands 105 m from the base of the building. Ignore air resistance, and use a coordinate system whose origin is at the top of the building, with positive y upwards and positive x in the direction of the throw. 1...
*September 11, 2014 by Lauren HELP *

**physics**

Jack drops a stone from rest off of the top of a bridge that is 24.4 m above the ground. After the stone falls 6.6 m, Jill throws a second stone straight down. Both rocks hit the water at the exact same time. What was the initial velocity of Jill's rock? Assume upward is the ...
*August 30, 2014 by Tracy*

**physics**

A ball is dropped from an upper floor, some unknown distance above your apartment. As you look out of your window, which is 1.5 m tall, you observe that it takes the ball 0.18 seconds to traverse the length of the window. Determine how high above the top of your window the ...
*January 30, 2015 by ryan*

**math**

a ball is dropped from a height of 5m. after each bounce, the ball rises to 45% of its previous height. what the total vertical distance that the ball has travelled after it has hit the ground for for the 6th time? what are the formulas? because the ball bounces twice each time
*November 18, 2008 by tee*

**science**

1.) what energy transformation are taking place when a ball is dropped from 1.0 m, bounces and tries to 0.80 m, bounces again and rises to 0.64m? What is the efficiency of the energy transformations of ball during a bounce?
*August 4, 2014 by chen*

**Physics**

A ball is thrown straight up from the ground with speed . At the same instant, a second ball is dropped from rest from a height , directly above the point where the first ball was thrown upward. There is no air resistance. Question- Find the value of in terms of and so that at...
*May 28, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Trig**

A 60 ft. antenna stands on top of a building, From a point on the ground, the angles of elevation to the top and bottom of the antenna measure 58 and 44 respectively. How tall is the building
*April 5, 2011 by John*

**Physics Classical Mechanics**

A superball of mass m, starting at rest, is dropped from a height hi above the ground and bounces back up to a height of hf. The collision with the ground occurs over a total time tc. You may ignore air resistance. (a) What is the magnitude of the momentum of the ball ...
*October 28, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics(easy)**

A superball of mass m, starting at rest, is dropped from a height hi above the ground and bounces back up to a height of hf. The collision with the ground occurs over a total time tc. You may ignore air resistance. (a) What is the magnitude of the momentum of the ball ...
*October 24, 2013 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

A superball of mass m, starting at rest, is dropped from a height hi above the ground and bounces back up to a height of hf. The collision with the ground occurs over a total time tc. You may ignore air resistance. (a) What is the magnitude of the momentum of the ball ...
*October 24, 2013 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

A superball of mass m, starting at rest, is dropped from a height hi above the ground and bounces back up to a height of hf. The collision with the ground occurs over a total time tc. You may ignore air resistance. (a) What is the magnitude of the momentum of the ball ...
*October 25, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Suppose I throw a ball straight up at an initial speed of 10 m/s. Suppose I'm 2 meters tall (about 6 feet) and the ball leaves my hand at 2 meters from the ground. How fast is it going at its highest point? How fast is it going on its way back down at 2 meters above the ground...
*September 21, 2010 by Sarah*

**physical**

A ball is dropped from the roof a building which is 256m high.The height h of the ball at any instant t is described by h(t)= -16tsqure+256 Find 1)Instantaneous velocity of ball at t= 3sec 2)The time taken by ball to reach the ground level
*June 25, 2015 by Qandeel*

**Physics**

Part 1: Two balls (Ball 1 and Ball 2) are released from the top of a tower. Ball 2 is thrown 3.14 seconds after Ball 1 is dropped. Ball 2 is thrown downward with a velocity of 3.49 m/s. Determine how far apart Ball 1 and Ball 2 are after 5.02 seconds from when Ball 1 was ...
*September 12, 2012 by Ashley*

**Physics**

Part 1: Two balls (Ball 1 and Ball 2) are released from the top of a tower. Ball 2 is thrown 3.14 seconds after Ball 1 is dropped. Ball 2 is thrown downward with a velocity of 3.49 m/s. Determine how far apart Ball 1 and Ball 2 are after 5.02 seconds from when Ball 1 was ...
*September 12, 2012 by Ashley*

**college physics**

A small ball of mass m is aligned above a larger ball of mass M = 0.79 kg (with a slight separation), and the two are dropped simultaneously from height h = 2.0 m. (Assume the radius of each ball is negligible relative to h). (a) If the larger ball rebounds elastically from ...
*November 12, 2009 by Steve*

**physics**

A ball of mass m=0.25 kg is dropped from rest. What is the speed of the ball after it falls two meters?
*April 22, 2014 by Elle*

**TRIG Help help help test tommarow**

A TV tower stands on top of the Empire State building. From a point (on the ground) 1150 feet from the base of the building, the angle of elevation to the top of the TV tower is 52 degrees. If the building is 1250 feet tall, what is the length of the TV tower?
*May 22, 2013 by Precious*

**physics**

Two golf balls are thrown with the same speed off the top of a large bridge at the same time. Ball A is thrown straight downward, and Ball B is thrown horizontally off the bridge. Which ball hits the ground first?
*July 29, 2013 by cammi*

**physics**

A 156 gram 8 ball rolls across a pool table at 2 m/s when it collides with a 7 ball of equal mass rolling in the opposite direction at 1.5 m/s. The 8 ball bounces backwards at 1 m/s. Find the momentum of the 7 ball.
*June 12, 2012 by someone*

**trig**

Question Part Points Submissions Used The angle of elevation to the top of a very tall Building is found to be 7° from the ground at a distance of 1 mi from the base of the building. Using this information, find the height of the building.
*October 2, 2011 by sanam*

**physics**

a ball is dropped off a 20m high building, the ball weights 5 g. how long does it take to hit the ground and what is the instaneous speed of the the ball at each second of it's fall?
*October 17, 2010 by m,ary*

**science**

a ball is dropped from the roof of a building. it takes 10 seconds to reach the ground. find the height of the building.(g=9.8/s square)
*August 8, 2013 by swagster*

**math**

An object dropped from restfrom the top of a tall building falls y=16t^2 feet in the first t seconds. Find the speed of the object at t=3 seconds and confirmalgebraically. The answer is 96 feet/sec but how do i figure it out? cans omeone show me steps? thanks
*September 2, 2009 by cara*

**College Algebra**

How long would it take for a ball dropped from the top of a 400 foot building to hit the ground? Round your answer to two decimal places Use gravity formula
*January 25, 2012 by Heather *

**algebra 2**

if a rock is dropped from the top of a 200 ft building, solve for the time it takes for it to hit the ground. (when h=0) hint-initial velocity when dropped is 0
*May 26, 2013 by maddy*

**geometry**

Marta is standing 4ft. Behind a fence 6 inches tall. When she looks over the fence, she can just. See the top of a building. She knows that the building is 32 ft. 6 inches behind the fence. Her eyes are 5 ft. From the ground. How tall is the building?
*March 20, 2014 by Anonymous*

**science**

2.007 sec. for a pebble released from the top of the building to reached the ground. How tall is the building
*October 26, 2015 by anilyn dolendo*

**Physics **

A rock thrown straight up with a velocity of 29 m/s from the edge of a building just misses the building as it comes down. The rock is moving at 44 m/s when it strikes the ground. How tall was the building? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s Answer in units of m
*September 3, 2012 by Diane*

**physics**

A stone falls from rest from the top of a cliff. A second stone is thrown downward from the same height 3.3 s later with an initial speed of 64.68 m/s. They hit the ground at the same time. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . How long does it take the first stone to hit ...
*September 19, 2011 by R*

**Physics**

Standing on the top ledge of a 55 m high building you throw a ball straight up with an initial speed of 29 m/s. How long to the nearest second, does it take to hit the ground? Answer after rounding is 7 seconds. The next question is "If the building in the previous problem is ...
*August 26, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math 10**

Hello, Is there easiest and simplest way to do this question? "A baseball is thrown from the top of a building and falls to the ground below. The height of the baseball above the ground is approximated by the relation h = -5t2 + 10t + 15, where h is the height above the ground...
*April 13, 2014 by Serena*

**Physics**

A ball is dropped from a roof of a building and strikes the ground in 3 seconds. If a second ball is thrown horizontally from the roof, it will hit the ground in:
*September 11, 2014 by Josh*

**physics**

a ball is dropped from the top on an 80-m high building. what speed does the ball have in falling 3.5 s?
*March 30, 2014 by Katie*

**Physics**

King Kong carries Fay Wray up the 321 m tall Empire State Building. At the top of the skyscraper, Fay Wray’s shoe is knocked off with an initial upwards velocity of 5.1 and falls towards the ground. With what final velocity will the shoe be moving when it hits the ground?
*February 16, 2012 by Rachel*

**AP Physics**

A rock thrown straight up with a velocity of 30 m/s from the edge of a building just misses the building as it comes down. The rock is moving at 47 m/s when it strikes the ground. How tall was the building? The accelera- tion of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in units of m.
*August 24, 2010 by Alex*

**physics**

Ball A is dropped from the top of a building of height h at the same instant that ball B is thrown vertically upward from the ground. When the balls collide, they are moving in opposite directions, and the speed of A is twice the speed of B. At what height does the collision ...
*August 9, 2014 by Danielle*

**Calculus**

A fence 3 feet tall runs parallel to a tall building at a distance of 3 feet from the building. What is the length of the shortest ladder that will reach from the ground over the fence to the wall of the building. Answer the following: The distance along the ladder to the top ...
*June 18, 2013 by Morgan*

**physics college**

A body is dropped from the rooftop of a building.The body reaches the ground at t= 4.05 from the point of release.How tall is the building?What is the speed of the body just before it reaches the ground?
*November 23, 2011 by thea*

**physics**

a ball is dropped from a tower 122.5meters tall. how long does it take the ball to reach the ground?
*October 5, 2011 by m kay*

**Physics**

A ball is dropped from a building, after 2 sec another ball is thrown downward. After 6 sec the second ball overtook the first ball. Is the second ball has greater acceleration than the first ball? Explain.
*November 8, 2015 by Mike*

**physics**

A stone is dropped from the roof of a tall building. A person measures the speed of hte stone to be 49 m/s when it hits the ground. What is the height of the building?
*September 18, 2011 by shannon*

**science**

Science Experiment Determine a mathematical modelwhich describes the height of a ball in terms of th number of bounces after it has been droped from a given height. If a ball that bounces like a tenniis ball, is dropped from a given height, then it will bounce to a height less...
*October 21, 2009 by Nicholas*

**physics**

You stand at the top of a cliff while your friend stands on the ground below you. You drop a ball from rest and see that it takes 0.90 for the ball to hit the ground below. Your friend then picks up the ball and throws it up to you, such that it just comes to rest in your hand...
*January 30, 2011 by SAM*

**science**

A ball is thrown upward from the ground with an initial speed of 16.0 m/s; at the same instant, another ball is dropped from a building 12 m high. After how long will the balls be at the same height above the ground?
*January 22, 2015 by Leah*

**Physics**

You throw a ball straight down from an apartment balcony to the ground below. The ball has an initial velocity of 4.50 m/s, directed downward, and it hits the ground 2.04 s after it is released. Find the height of the balcony.
*February 24, 2010 by Delilah*

**physics**

You throw a ball straight down from an apartment balcony to the ground below. The ball has an initial velocity of 5.25 m/s, directed downward, and it hits the ground 1.94 s after it is released. Find the height of the balcony.
*September 13, 2011 by Nour *

**Physics**

You throw a ball straight down from an apartment balcony to the ground below. The ball has an initial velocity of 5.20 m/s, directed downward, and it hits the ground 2.10 s after it is released. Find the height of the balcony.
*January 31, 2012 by Haze*

**physics**

two balls are dropped to the ground from different heights. one ball is dropped 2s after the other but they both strike the ground at the same time, 5s after the first is dropped. what is the difference in height from which they are dropped? from what height was the first ball...
*June 14, 2011 by pavatharani*

**Physics**

A ball dropped from rest on to horizontal ground 20m between rebounds with 3/4 of the velocity with which it hits the ground find time that elapses between the first and second in part of the ball with the ground
*October 2, 2011 by Anonymous*

**trigo**

the L and C State building is 1,250 m tall. What is the angle of elevation of the top from a point on the ground 1,760 m from the base of the building?
*July 31, 2010 by trigofunctions*

**trigo**

The L and C State Building is 1,250 m tall. What is the angle od elevation of the top from a point on the ground 1,760 m from the base of the building?
*August 1, 2010 by trigofunctions*

**Physics**

A ball initially at rest is dropped from a window 18.6 m off the ground. How long does it take for the ball to reach the ground? Round your answer to 2 decimal places.
*November 21, 2010 by Patel*

**Physics**

A ball, dropped from rest, cover 2/7 of the distant to the ground in the last 2 seconds of its fall. From what height was the ball dropped? What was the total time of the fall?
*October 11, 2009 by Robert C*

**Physics**

A ball is thrown straight up from the ground with speed v_0. At the same instant, a second ball is dropped from rest from a height H, directly above the point where the first ball was thrown upward. There is no air resistance. Find the value of H in terms of v_0 and g so that ...
*May 28, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A body is dropped from the rooftop of the building.The body reaches the ground at t= 4.05 from the point of release.how tall is the building?what is the speed of the body just before it reaches the ground?
*November 23, 2011 by thea*

**Physics**

A 0.030-kg bullet is fired straight up at a falling wooden block that has a mass of 5.0 kg. The bullet has a speed of 700 m/s when it strikes the block. The block originally was dropped from rest from the top of a building and had been falling for a time t when the collision ...
*October 24, 2010 by Xavier*

**Physics**

A 0.012-kg bullet is fired straight up at a falling wooden block that has a mass of 5.0 kg. The bullet has a speed of 670 m/s when it strikes the block. The block originally was dropped from rest from the top of a building and had been falling for a time t when the collision ...
*January 11, 2011 by Tom Atlus*

**Physics**

A 0.014 kg bullet is fired straight up at a falling wooden block that has a mass of 4.0 kg. The bullet has a speed of 760 m/s when it strikes the block. The block originally was dropped from rest from the top of a building and had been falling for a time t when the collision ...
*October 22, 2012 by Elizabeth*

**Physics**

A 0.0122-kg bullet is fired straight up at a falling wooden block that has a mass of 2.17 kg. The bullet has a speed of 813 m/s when it strikes the block. The block originally was dropped from rest from the top of a building and had been falling for a time t when the ...
*October 13, 2013 by Briana*

**Physics!**

A 0.0124-kg bullet is fired straight up at a falling wooden block that has a mass of 3.96 kg. The bullet has a speed of 756 m/s when it strikes the block. The block originally was dropped from rest from the top of a building and had been falling for a time t when the ...
*October 19, 2014 by Sanz*

**physics**

a ball is dropped from a height of 10 meters.if the energy of the ball is reduced by 40% after striking the ground,how high can the ball bounce back?
*February 16, 2012 by sherry*

**physics**

A man stands at the top of a 27-m high building and throws a penny straight downward. If the penny has an initial velocity of -3.9 m/s, what is the velocity of the penny in m/s when it hits the ground?
*September 9, 2014 by Carissa*

**physics**

The chimney of a stationary toy train consists of a vertical spring gun that shoots steel balls a meter or so straight into the air – so straight that the ball always falls back into the chimney. If the train is moving, under which condition will the ball fall back into the ...
*October 23, 2015 by Annonymous*

**physics**

The chimney of a stationary toy train consists of a vertical spring gun that shoots steel balls a meter or so straight into the air – so straight that the ball always falls back into the chimney. If the train is moving, under which condition will the ball fall back into the ...
*October 23, 2015 by Annonymous*

**calculus**

A fence 8 feet tall stands on level ground and runs parallel to a tall building. If the fence is 1 foot from the building, find the shortest ladder that will extend from the ground over the fence to the wall of the building.
*October 11, 2012 by Erica*

**Physics**

A. You can use any coordinate system you like in order to solve a projectile motion problem. To demonstrate the truth of this statement, consider a ball thrown off the top of a building with a velocity at an angle θ with respect to the horizontal. Let the building be 50.0...
*September 9, 2011 by Awonah*

**Calculus**

A fence 5 feet tall runs parallel to a tall building at a distance of 2 feet from the building. We want to find the the length of the shortest ladder that will reach from the ground over the fence to the wall of the building. Here are some hints for finding a solution: Use the...
*July 17, 2013 by J*

**algebra**

A ball falls from the top of a roof 320 feet above the ground. The formula h = -16t2 + 16t + 320 described the height of the ball above the ground, h, in feet, t seconds after the fall begins. How long will it take the ball to strike the ground?
*May 16, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A ball is dropped from rest off a 27 m building.What is the maximum speed that the ball will reach?
*September 24, 2012 by Brayden*

**math **

A ball is dropped from the roof a building which is 256 m high. The height h of the ball at any instant t is described by h(t) = – 16t2 + 256 Find i) Instantaneous velocity of ball at t = 3 seconds ii) The time taken by ball to reach the ground level.
*October 12, 2015 by malik*

**Science**

A ball is dropped from a height of 10m .If the energy of ball reduces by 40% after striking the ground, how much high can the ball bounce back?
*February 25, 2012 by Sharma*

**science**

A ball is dropped from a height of 10 m. If the energy of the ball reduces by 40% after striking the ground, how much high can the ball bounce back? (g=10m/s2)
*February 22, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physical Science**

Explain the energy conversions that occur as a basketball falls, hits the ground, and bounces back up. Ignore frictional forces.
*February 2, 2014 by Alex*

**physics**

1.In a cathode ray tube, electrons are accelerated from rest by a constant electric force of magnitude 6.56 x 10*-17 N during the first 1.87 cm of tube's length; then they move at essentially constant velocity another 45.0 cm before hitting the screen. Find the speed of the ...
*September 24, 2008 by Sandhya*

**Physics - Please Check Answers ASAP**

Please check these over and see if any are incorrect? 1. The units of speed are: a) m/s ---> my answer b) m/s^2 and direction c) N d) m/s and direction 2. Which of Newton's Laws says you cannot touch anything without being touched? a) 4th b) 2nd c) 1st d) 3rd ---> my ...
*October 25, 2015 by Catherine*

**Physics**

A baseball is released at rest from the top of the washington Monument. It hits the ground after falling for 6.0 s. What was the height from which the ball was dropped? (g=9.8 m/s2 and assume air resistance is negligible)
*December 3, 2010 by Jesse*