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May 5, 2016
Number of results: 84,789

**Physics**

A ball of mass 5.0 kg moving with speed of 2.0 m/s in the +x-direction hits a wall and bounces back with the same speed in the -x-direction. What is the change of momentum of the ball?
*March 31, 2011 by Natalia*

**college physics**

A ball of mass 0.70 kg moving with speed of 1.0 m/s hits a wall and bounces back with the same speed in the opposite direction. What is the change in the ball's kinetic energy?
*February 27, 2011 by craig45*

**physics conservation of momentum**

A 0.5 kg ball is thrown horizontally towards a wall with a speed of 10 m/s. The initial velocity is chosen to be the positive x-direction for this question. The ball horizontally rebounds back from the wall with a speed of 10 m/s in the negative x-direction. What is momentum ...
*November 8, 2008 by rachel*

**Physics**

1. A 0.50 kg ball is moving with a velocity of 8.0 m/s along a horizontal floor. It hits another ball with a mass of 0.80 kg and moving at 10.0 m/s in the opposite direction. If the first ball bounces back with a velocity of 12 m/s, with what velocity and in what direction ...
*September 17, 2014 by Ryzza*

**physics**

A 3.30-kg steel ball strikes a massive wall at 10.0 m/s at an angle of θ = 60.0° with the plane of the wall. It bounces off the wall with the same speed and angle (see the figure below). If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.204 s, what is the average force ...
*March 3, 2016 by sara*

**physics**

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

**Physics **

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

**Algebra Based Physics **

A 2.50-kg steel ball strikes a massive wall at 10.0 m/s at an angle of θ = 60.0° with the plane of the wall. It bounces off the wall with the same speed and angle (see the figure below). If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.224 s, what is the average force ...
*March 19, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 0.50 kg ball is moving with a velocity of 8.0 m/s along a horizontal floor. It hits another ball with a mass of 0.80 kg and moving at 10.0 m/s in the opposite direction. If the first ball bounces back with a velocity of 12 m/s, with what velocity and in what direction will ...
*November 18, 2014 by Johnrey*

**Physics**

A 275-gram ball bounces off a wall. The ball stays in a horizontal plane throughout the motion. The ball strikes the wall with a speed of 4.50 m/s at an angle of 𝜃 = 35.0o relative to the wall and rebounds with the same speed at the same angle. If the ball is in ...
*May 27, 2014 by Tim*

**physics **

A tennis ball with a speed of 12.5 m/s is moving perpendicular to a wall. After striking the wall, the ball rebounds in the opposite direction with a speed of 11.4 m/s. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.0139 s, what is the average acceleration of the ball while it ...
*May 20, 2013 by john *

**Physics**

A tennis ball with a speed of 14m/s is moving perpendicular to a wall. After striking the wall, the ball rebounds in the opposite direction with a speed of 11.41m/s. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.0112s, what is the average acceleration of the ball while it is ...
*September 14, 2012 by sam*

**Physics**

If I take a glob of mud and throw it against a wall with the speed of V and stops in time T and than I take a ball and throw it and it hits the wall with speed V and leaves the wall a time T later at a speed of 0.5V and they both have same value and mass, which one involves a ...
*October 3, 2010 by Allen*

**physics**

A 3.42-kg steel ball strikes a massive wall at 10.0 m/s at an angle of θ = 60.0° with the plane of the wall. It bounces off the wall with the same speed and angle. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.170 s, what is the average force exerted by the wall on the ...
*February 22, 2015 by alba*

**physics**

A tennis ball with a speed of 6.0 m/s is thrown perpendicularly at a wall. After striking the wall, the ball rebounds in the opposite direction with a speed of 4.0 m/s. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.012 s, what is the average acceleration of the ball while it ...
*September 7, 2012 by Tamera*

**physics**

A ball (mass 12 kg) moving at 15 m/s in the +x-direction collides with a ball (mass 36 kg) moving at 5.0 m/s in the +y direction. After colliding, the 12-kg ball moves at 6.0 m/s at an angle of 30°above the +x direction. Afterward, what is the speed and direction of the 36-kg ...
*July 1, 2015 by K*

**physics**

A tennis ball has a mass of 0.057 kg. A professional tennis player hits the ball hard enough to give it a speed of 52 m/s (about 117 miles per hour.) The ball moves toward the left, hits a wall and bounces straight back to the right with almost the same speed (52 m/s). As ...
*January 23, 2014 by Sandy*

**Dr. Bob can you look at this**

If I take a glob of mud and throw it against a wall with the speed of V and stops in time T and than I take a ball and throw it and it hits the wall with speed V and leaves the wall a time T later at a speed of 0.5V and they both have same value and mass, which one involves a ...
*October 3, 2010 by Allen*

**physic**

a golf ball of mass 0.045 kg is moving in the +x direction with a speed of 9.0 m/s, and a baseball of mass 0.145 kg is moving in the -y direction with a speed of 7.0 m/s. What are the magnitude and direction if the total momentum of the system consisting of the two balls?
*September 23, 2012 by jaymark*

**Physics**

A ball of mass 200g strikes a rigid wall normally at the speed of 25m/s and bounces with the same speed. Time of contact of the ball with the wall is 1s. calculate the change in momentum and the force exerted by the ball on the wall?
*August 20, 2012 by Aditya*

**uta**

A tennis ball with a speed of 25.9 m/s is moving perpendicular to a wall. After striking the wall, the ball rebounds in the opposite direction with a speed of 21.3157 m/s. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.0133 s, what is the average acceleration of the ball while ...
*September 14, 2011 by suraj suwal*

**Physics**

A billiard ball of mass m = 0.250 kg hits the cushion of a billiard table at an angle of θ1 = 63.4° at a speed of v1 = 24.8 m/s. It bounces off at an angle of θ2 = 71.0° and a speed of v2 = 10.0 m/s. (a) What is the magnitude of the change in momentum of the billiard...
*October 7, 2010 by Alex*

**Physics**

A billiard ball of mass m = 0.250 kg hits the cushion of a billiard table at an angle of θ1 = 58.8° and a speed of v1 = 28.4 m/s. It bounces off at an angle of θ2 = 71.0° and a speed of v2 = 10.0 m/s. (a) What is the magnitude of the change in momentum of the ...
*October 31, 2014 by Maddie*

**Physics**

A 0.3 kg tennis ball is travelling west with a speed of 4 m/s and bounces off a wall. After bouncing, the ball is travelling east at 2 m/s. The tennis ball was in contact with the wall for 0.004 seconds. a) What is the initial and final momentum of the ball? b) What is the ...
*October 6, 2015 by Jasmine*

**Physics**

A 0.3 kg tennis ball is travelling west with a speed of 4 m/s and bounces off a wall. After bouncing, the ball is travelling east at 2 m/s. The tennis ball was in contact with the wall for 0.004 seconds. a) What is the initial and final momentum of the ball? b) What is the ...
*October 6, 2015 by Jasmine*

**physics**

A 95 g tennis ball is traveling at 106 km/h when it bounces of a wall and travels in the opposite direction it came from at a speed of 88 km/h. a. Determine the impulse on the ball if the. (don’t forget that it is a vector) b. If the average force exerted on the ball by the ...
*January 22, 2012 by Fatima*

**physics**

A 95 g tennis ball is traveling at 106 km/h when it bounces of a wall and travels in the opposite direction it came from at a speed of 88 km/h. a. Determine the impulse on the ball if the. (don’t forget that it is a vector) b. If the average force exerted on the ball by the ...
*January 22, 2012 by Fatima*

**physics**

a golf ball of mass 0.045kg is moving in the x-direction with a speed of 9.0 m/s, and a baseball with mass 0.145kg is moving in a negative y-directionwith a speed of 7m/s. what are the magnitude and direction of the total momentum of the system consisting of the two balls?
*September 23, 2013 by daisy jean*

**physics**

A softball of mass 0.220 kg that is moving with a speed of 4.0 m/s (in the positive direction) collides head-on and elastically with another ball initially at rest. Afterward the incoming softball bounces backward with a speed of 1.8 m/s. a) Calculate the velocity of the ...
*May 30, 2011 by Nick*

**physics**

A softball of mass 0.220 kg that is moving with a speed of 4.0 m/s (in the positive direction) collides head-on and elastically with another ball initially at rest. Afterward the incoming softball bounces backward with a speed of 1.8 m/s. a) Calculate the velocity of the ...
*May 31, 2011 by Nick*

**physics**

1. A billiard ball of mass mA = 0.4 kg moving with a speed vA = 2 m/s strikes a second ball, initially at rest, of mass mB = 0.4 kg. As a result of the collision, the first ball is deflected off at an angle of 30.0o with a speed v’A = 1.2 m/s. Taking the xaxis to be the ...
*January 7, 2015 by Jesse*

**phyics**

A 0.2 kg plastic ball moves with a velocity of 1.5 m/s. It collides with a second plastic ball of mass 1.8 kg, which is moving along the same line at a speed of 0.1 m/s. After the collision, both balls continue moving in the same, original direction. The speed of the 1.8 kg ...
*April 11, 2013 by MEEEEE*

**physics- PLEASE HELP**

2. A .12 kg ball is moving at 6 m/s when it is hit by a bat, causing it to reverse direction and have a speed of 14 m/s. What is the change in the magnitude of the momentum of the ball? 4. Lonnie pitches a baseball of mass .2 kg. The ball arrives at home plate with a speed of ...
*December 3, 2008 by kim*

**physics collision**

A 0.060 kg tennis ball, moving with a speed of 7.00 m/s has a head-on collision with a 0.086 kg ball initially moving in the same direction at a speed of 3.10 m/s. Assume a perfectly elastic collision and take the initial direction of the balls as positive.
*February 24, 2011 by Johnathon*

**kctcs**

the ball thrown the brick wall bounces directly back with the same speed it had when it struck the wall . has the velocity of the ball change explain ?
*February 5, 2013 by sahar *

**Physics**

A billiard ball of mass m = 0.250 kg hits the cushion of a billiard table at an angle of θ1 = 56.2° and a speed of v1 = 24.8 m/s. It bounces off at an angle of θ2 = 71.0° and a speed of v2 = 10.0 m/s. (a) What is the magnitude of the change in momentum of the ...
*October 28, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A .50kg ball is rolling on a frictionless surface at a speed of .75m/s. it collides with a second ball with a mass of 1kg which is also moving in the same direction as the first ball with a speed of .38m/s. After the collision the firt ball continues at a reduced speed of .35m...
*March 26, 2011 by Mari*

**Physics**

Particle 1 of mass 3m initially moving with a speed v0 in the positive x-direction collides with particle 2 of mass m moving in the opposite direction with an unknown speed v.After collision,particle 1 moves along the negative y-direction with speed v0/2 and particle 2 moves ...
*March 26, 2016 by Divya*

**Physics**

A ball of mass 0.640 kg moving east (+x direction) with a speed of 3.00 m/s collides head-on with a 0.740 kg ball at rest. If the collision is perfectly elastic, what will be the speed and direction of each ball after the collision?
*December 19, 2010 by Brittany*

**physics**

A ball of mass 0.440 kg moving east (+x direction) with a speed of 3.80 m/s collides head-on with a 0.600 kg ball at rest. If the collision is perfectly elastic, what will be the speed and direction of each ball after the collision?
*July 11, 2012 by Danielle*

**physics**

A 1 kg steel ball strikes a wall with a speed of 9.99 m/s at an angle of 55.1 ◦ with the normal to the wall. It bounces off with the same speed and angle. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.292 s, what is the magnitude of the average force exerted on the ball ...
*October 7, 2008 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 1 kg steel ball strikes a wall with a speed of 9.99 m/s at an angle of 55.1 ◦ with the normal to the wall. It bounces off with the same speed and angle. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.292 s, what is the magnitude of the average force exerted on the ball ...
*October 7, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 2 kg steel ball strikes a wall with a speed of 13.9 m/s at an angle of 54.5 ◦ with the normal to the wall. It bounces off with the same speed and angle, as shown. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.277 s, what is the magnitude of the average force exerted on...
*February 12, 2016 by Aly*

**Physics**

A 2 kg steel ball strikes a wall with a speed of 8.15 m/s at an angle of 54.4◦ with the normal to the wall. It bounces off with the same speed and angle, as shown in the figure. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.243 s, what is the magnitude of the average ...
*November 2, 2011 by Seth*

**physics**

A ping pong ball (m= 6g) bounces off a table. Before striking the table the ball has a velocity of 4m/s in a direction pheta below the x-axis. It leaves the table with the same speed moving in a direction pheta above the x axis. What impulse does the table exert on the tennis ...
*October 22, 2007 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 0.203 kg plastic ball moves with a velocity of 0.30 m/s. It collides with a second plastic ball of mass 0.106 kg, which is moving along the same line at a speed of 0.10 m/s. After the collision, both balls continue moving in the same, original direction, and the speed of the...
*April 7, 2011 by Joey*

**physics**

A 0.210 kg plastic ball moves with a velocity of 0.30 m/s. It collides with a second plastic ball of mass 0.109 kg, which is moving along the same line at a speed of 0.10 m/s. After the collision, both balls continue moving in the same, original direction, and the speed of the...
*April 7, 2011 by James*

**physics**

A 0.210 kg plastic ball moves with a velocity of 0.30 m/s. It collides with a second plastic ball of mass 0.109 kg, which is moving along the same line at a speed of 0.10 m/s. After the collision, both balls continue moving in the same, original direction, and the speed of the...
*April 8, 2011 by James*

**physics**

A ball of mass m strikes a wall that is perpendicular to its path at speed +v and rebounds in the opposite direction with a speed –v. The impulse imparted to the ball by the wall is
*February 21, 2014 by jesse k*

**Physics**

A ball bounces upward from the ground with a speed of 14 m/s and hits a wall with a speed of 12 m/s. How high above the ground does the ball hit the wall? Ignore air resistance.
*January 5, 2012 by Zach*

**physics**

A person riding in the back of a pickup truck traveling at 60km/h on a straight, level road throws a ball with a speed of 10km/h relative to the truck in the direction of the truck's motion.What is the velocity of the ball relative to a stationary observer by the side of the ...
*February 9, 2014 by beti*

**phy**

A ball of mass 0.540 kg moving east (+x direction) with a speed of 3.30 m/s collides head-on with a 0.740 kg ball at rest. If the collision is perfectly elastic, what will be the speed and direction of each ball after the collision? a)ball originally at rest m/s b)ball ...
*October 7, 2010 by ami*

**Physics**

A baseball with a mass of 150 g is thrown horizontally with a speed of 39.5 m/s (88 mi/h) at a bat. The ball is in contact with the bat for 1.15 ms and then travels straight back at a speed of 45.0 m/s (101 mi/h). Determine the average force exerted on the ball by the bat. ...
*March 2, 2014 by Elaine*

**science**

A ball moving eastward with a velocy of 15m/sec bounces off a wall with a velocity of 12m/sec in the opposite direction.If the mass of the ball 200g.Calculate the change in the ball's momentum
*January 29, 2012 by Zama*

**physics**

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- A tennis ball with a speed of 11.4 m/s is thrown perpendicularly at a wall. After striking the wall, the ball rebounds in the opposite direction with a speed of 8.64 m/s. If the ball is in contact...
*September 14, 2013 by elizabeth*

**Physics**

A tennis ball with a speed of 5.0 m/s is thrown perpendicularly at a wall. After striking the wall, the ball rebounds in the opposite direction with a speed of 3.0 m/s. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.013 s, what is the average acceleration of the ball while it ...
*August 29, 2012 by Ashley*

**U-Phys**

A 0.060kg tennis ball, moving with a speed of 5.8m/s, has a head-on collision with a 0.10kg ball initially moving in the same direction at a speed of 2.8m/s. Assuming a perfectly elastic collision, determine the speed of each ball after the collision. Determine the direction ...
*October 19, 2009 by Taylor*

**physics**

A 0.201-kg plastic ball moves with a velocity of 0.30 m/s. It collides with a second plastic ball of mass 0.105 kg, which is moving along the same line at a speed of 0.10 m/s. After the collision, both balls continue moving in the same, original direction. The speed of the 0....
*December 18, 2012 by Noah*

**Physics**

A 0.201-kg plastic ball moves with a velocity of 0.30 m/s. It collides with a second plastic ball of mass 0.105 kg, which is moving along the same line at a speed of 0.10 m/s. After the collision, both balls continue moving in the same, original direction. The speed of the 0....
*December 19, 2012 by Noah*

**physics**

A 0.201-kg plastic ball moves with a velocity of 0.30 m/s. It collides with a second plastic ball of mass 0.105 kg, which is moving along the same line at a speed of 0.10 m/s. After the collision, both balls continue moving in the same, original direction. The speed of the 0....
*December 20, 2012 by Anonymous,*

**Physics**

Two objects with masses represented by m1 and m2 are moving such that their combined total momentum has a magnitude of 16.3 kg · m/s and points in a direction 71.5° above the positive x-axis. Object m1 is moving in the x direction with a speed of v1 = 2.84 m/s and m2 is moving...
*March 2, 2014 by Sean*

**physics**

Two towers(the towers are the same) are built next to each other. the distance between them is d and there height is 10,000d. a ball is thrown horizontally from one tower to the other with spped v=sqrt(gd/2). assuming the ball collied elasticlly with the wall, therfore his ...
*January 27, 2015 by larry*

**Physics**

A ball of mass 0.640 kg moving east (+x direction) with a speed of 3.10 m/s collides head-on with a 0.780 kg ball at rest. If the collision is perfectly elastic, what will be the speed and direction of each ball after the collision? 1. ball originally at rest 2. ball ...
*November 24, 2009 by Fred*

**Physics HELPPP PLEASEEE**

A 2.0 kg ball moving with a speed of 3.0 m/s hits, elastically, an identical stationary ball as shown. If the first ball moves away with angle 30° to the original path, determine the speed of the first ball after the collision. the speed and direction of the second ball after ...
*May 27, 2013 by Joeline*

**Science**

If a ball A moves at X speed eastwards collideds with a stationary ball B. Ball A now moves at Y speed north east (40 degrees upwards from eastward direction) and ball B moves at W speed south east (50 degrees downwards from eastward direction). To calculate their kinetic ...
*May 2, 2016 by Loli*

**Science**

If a ball A moves at X speed eastwards collideds with a stationary ball B. Ball A now moves at Y speed north east (40 degrees upwards from eastward direction) and ball B moves at W speed south east (50 degrees downwards from eastward direction). To calculate their kinetic ...
*May 3, 2016 by Loli*

**physics**

A soccer ball with mass 0.410 kg is initially moving with speed 4.30 m/s. A soccer player kicks the ball, exerting a constant force of magnitude 44.0 N in the same direction as the ball's motion. Over what distance must the player's foot be in contact with the ball to increase...
*February 25, 2009 by nikki*

**Physics**

A tennis ball of mass= 0.058 kg and speed= 19 m/s strikes a wall at a 45 degree angle and rebounds with the same speed at 45 degrees. 1. What is the magnitude of the impulse given to the ball? 2. What is the direction of the impulse given to the ball?
*November 12, 2010 by Nick*

**Physics**

Please, help me answer this question. Two balls are moving in the same direction. Ball A has half the mass of ball B, and is moving at twice its speed. (a) Which ball has the greater momentum? (b) Which ball has greater kinetic energy? Thank you
*May 2, 2013 by Kathy*

**physics**

A stationary billiard ball, mass 0.17 kg, is struck by an identical ball moving at 4.8 m/s. After the collision, the second ball moves off at 60° to the left of its original direction. The stationary ball moves off at 30° to the right of the moving ball's original direction. ...
*January 24, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

1. A 3.25 kg steel ball strikes a wall with a speed of 10.0 m/s at an angle of 60.0° with the surface. It bounces off with the same speed and angle. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.195 s, what is the average force exerted on the ball by the wall? x component: N y...
*July 6, 2008 by Elisa*

**Physics**

A golfer tees off on level ground, giving the ball an initial speed of 46.5 m/s and an initial direction of 37.5 above the horizontal. a) how far from the golfer does the ball land? b) the next golfer in the group hits a ball with the same initial speed but at an angle above ...
*September 18, 2013 by Gabby*

**physics**

Each croquet ball in a set has a mass of 0.45 kg. The green ball, traveling at 12.6 m/s, strikes the blue ball, which is at rest. Assuming that the balls slide on a friction- less surface and all collisions are head-on, find the final speed of the blue ball in each of the ...
*January 5, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics!!**

A ball of mass m strikes a wall that is perpendicular to its path at speed +v and rebounds in the opposite direction with a speed –v. The impulse imparted to the ball by the wall is 1) 2mv 2)mv 3)-mv 4)zero 5)-2mv
*February 21, 2014 by jesse k*

**Physics**

If I take a glob of mud and throw it against a wall with the speed of V and stops in time T and than I take a ball and throw it and it hits the wall with speed V and leaves the wall a time T later at a speed of 0.5V and they both have same value and mass, which one involves a ...
*October 3, 2010 by Allen*

**physics**

A 3.56-kg steel ball strikes a massive wall at 10.0 m/s at an angle of θ = 60.0° with the plane of the wall. It bounces off the wall with the same speed and angle (see the figure below). If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.180 s, what is the average force ...
*October 14, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 3.56-kg steel ball strikes a massive wall at 10.0 m/s at an angle of θ = 60.0° with the plane of the wall. It bounces off the wall with the same speed and angle (see the figure below). If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.180 s, what is the average force ...
*October 14, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 2.42 kg steel ball strikes a massive wall at 11.7 m/s at an angle of 60.0° with the plane of the wall. It bounces off the wall with the same speed and angle, as shown in the figure below. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.118 s, what is the magnitude of the ...
*October 21, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Science **

a 1.73 kg steel ball strikes a massive wall at 11.4 m/s at an angle of 50.9 with the perpendicular to the plane of the wall. It bounces off the wall at the same speed and angle it originally had.if the ball is ik contact with the wall for .101 s what is the magnitude of ...
*November 13, 2015 by Cameron *

**Physics URGENT!!!**

A 4.02 kg steel ball strikes a massive wall at 11.8 m/s at an angle of 60.0° with the plane of the wall. It bounces off the wall with the same speed and angle, as shown in the figure below. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.174 s, what is the magnitude of the ...
*October 15, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

In a game of pool, the cue ball strikes another ball of the same mass and initially at rest. After the collision, the cue ball moves at 3.10 m/s along a line making an angle of 27.0° with its original direction of motion, and the second ball has a speed of 2.30 m/s. Find (a) ...
*November 1, 2010 by Vipre*

**Physics**

A tennis ball of mass 57. g bounces off a wall. Right before hitting the wall, the ball is moving to the right and up with vx=+40. m/s and vy=+10. m/s. Right after bouncing off the wall, the ball is moving to the left and up with vx=-35. m/s and vy=+10. m/s. If the ball is in ...
*October 25, 2010 by Gharib*

**Physics**

An air-hockey puck of mass m floats across the table essentially frictionless on a cushion of air. This puck bumps nearly head-on into a second puck that has 3 times the mass, moving in the opposite direction but with the same speed, v i , as the lighter puck. Immediately ...
*August 6, 2012 by Joe*

**physics**

A 2.80 kg steel ball strikes a massive wall at 12.8 m/s at an angle of alpha = 50.9° with the plane of the wall. It bounces off with the same speed and angle. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.156 s, what is the magnitude of the average force exerted on the ball by...
*February 24, 2012 by Tom*

**Physics**

A tennis ball of mass 57. g bounces off a wall. Right before hitting the wall, the ball is moving to the right and up with vx=+40. m/s and vy=+10. m/s. Right after bouncing off the wall, the ball is moving to the left and up with vx=-35. m/s and vy=+10. m/s. If the ball is in ...
*October 14, 2009 by Nala*

**physics**

A ball is tossed so that it bounces off the ground, rises to a height of 0.90 m, and then hits the ground again 0.50 m away from the first bounce. How long is the ball in the air between the two bounces? What is the ball's velocity in the x-direction? What is the ball's speed ...
*January 17, 2012 by anika*

**physics**

A ball is tossed so that it bounces off the ground, rises to height of 2 m, and then hits the ground again 0.75 m away from the first bounce. a. How long is the ball in the air between the two bounces? b. What is the velocity in the x-direction of the ball? c. What is the ...
*January 19, 2012 by steve bob joe*

**Projectile physics**

The average speed of a nitrogen molecule in air is about 6.70 ✕ 102 m/s, and its mass is about 4.68 ✕ 10-26 kg. (a) If it takes 3.80 ✕ 10-13 s for a nitrogen molecule to hit a wall and rebound with the same speed but moving in an opposite direction (...
*February 13, 2014 by Joe*

**Physics (MOMENTUM)**

Please, help me answer this question. Two balls are moving in the same direction. Ball A has half the mass of ball B, and is moving at twice its speed. (a) Which ball has the greater momentum? (b) Which ball has greater kinetic energy? Thank you.
*May 2, 2013 by Kathy*

**Physics (ASAP PLEASE)**

Please, help me answer this question. Two balls are moving in the same direction. Ball A has half the mass of ball B, and is moving at twice its speed. (a) Which ball has the greater momentum? (b) Which ball has greater kinetic energy? Thank you
*May 3, 2013 by Kathy*

**physics**

A softball of mass 0.220 kg that is moving with a speed of 6.5 m/s (in the positive direction) collides head-on and elastically with another ball initially at rest. Afterward it is found that the incoming ball has bounced backward with a speed of 4.8 m/s. Calculate the mass of...
*December 9, 2009 by Shane*

**Physics**

Calculate the change in momentum in each of the following situations and state the direction of the change in momentum. a) A 4kg bowling ball strikes a stationary pin head-on at a speed of 3m/s. It continues to move in its original direction, but its speed is reduced to 2m/s. ...
*May 22, 2008 by Alex*

**Physics**

Calculate the change in momentum in each of the following situations and state the direction of the change in momentum. a) A 4kg bowling ball strikes a stationary pin head-on at a speed of 3m/s. It continues to move in its original direction, but its speed is reduced to 2m/s. ...
*May 22, 2008 by Alex*

**physics**

A 0.200 kg plastic ball moves with a velocity of 0.30 m/s. It collides with a second plastic ball of mass 0.100 kg, which is moving along the same line at a speed of 0.10 m/s. After the collision, both balls continue moving in the same, original direction. The speed of the 0....
*December 25, 2009 by Heart*

**Physics**

As a baseball is being caught, its speed goes from 27.5 m/s to 0.0 m/s in about 0.0050 s. The mass of the baseball is 0.150 kg. (a) What is the baseball's acceleration? 5500 m/s^2 (b) What are the magnitude and direction of the force acting on it? and is it in opposite in ...
*January 5, 2010 by Sasha*

**Physics**

A 50 kg skater at rest on a frictionless rink throws a 2 kg ball, giving the ball a velocity of 10 m/s. Which statement describes the skaters subsequent motion? Explain please. a. 0.4 m/s in the same direction as the ball. b. 0.4 m/s in the opposite direction of the ball. c. 2...
*December 2, 2012 by Alexa*

**Physics**

A car of mass m moving at a speed v1 collides and couples with the back of a truck of mass 3m moving initially in the same direction as the car at a lower speed v2. (Use any variable or symbol stated above as necessary.) (b) What is the change in kinetic energy of the car–...
*March 8, 2014 by Joe*

**Physics**

A car of mass m moving at a speed v1 collides and couples with the back of a truck of mass 3m moving initially in the same direction as the car at a lower speed v2. (Use any variable or symbol stated above as necessary.) (b) What is the change in kinetic energy of the car–...
*March 10, 2014 by Joe*

**Physics**

A car of mass m moving at a speed v1 collides and couples with the back of a truck of mass 3m moving initially in the same direction as the car at a lower speed v2. (Use any variable or symbol stated above as necessary.) (b) What is the change in kinetic energy of the car–...
*March 12, 2014 by Joe*

**Physics**

How do I do these? A passenger at an airport steps onto a moving sidewalk that is 100.0 m long and is moving at a speed of 1.5 m/s. The passenger then starts walking at a speed of 1.0 m/s in the same direction as the sidewalk is moving. What is the passenger's velocity ...
*October 29, 2006 by Ellie*