Friday

February 5, 2016
Number of results: 65,178

**physics**

2. A car of mass 1540 kg traveling at 28 m/s is at the foot of a hill that rises 125 m in 3.6 km. At the top of the hill, the speed of the car is 8 m/s. Find the average power delivered by the car's engine, neglecting any frictional losses.
*October 5, 2010 by rizzo*

**physics**

A car of mass 1410 kg traveling at 26 m/s is at the foot of a hill that rises 115 m in 4 km. At the top of the hill, the speed of the car is 14 m/s. Find the average power delivered by the car's engine, neglecting any frictional losses.
*October 4, 2012 by Rodrigo*

**Physics**

A car of mass 1490 kg traveling at 22 m/s is at the foot of a hill that rises 115 m in 3.2 km. At the top of the hill, the speed of the car is 12 m/s. Find the average power delivered by the car's engine, neglecting any frictional losses.
*March 5, 2015 by Jennifer*

**Physics**

Two cars are travelling in the same direction along a street. Car A collides with Car B and they lock together. Calculate tgeur velocity after the collision. Before: Car A: mass of 1001kg. Velocity of 12m/s Car B: mass of 1200kg Velocity of 10m/s After: V=?
*February 13, 2011 by Laureen*

**Physics**

A block of mass m1 = 2.4 kg initially moving to the right with a speed of 3.3 m/s on a frictionless, horizontal track collides with a spring attached to a second block of mass m2 = 4.1 kg initially moving to the left with a speed of 1.5 m/s as shown in figure (a). The spring ...
*October 14, 2013 by Leticia*

**Physics**

A block of mass m1 = 2.4 kg initially moving to the right with a speed of 3.3 m/s on a frictionless, horizontal track collides with a spring attached to a second block of mass m2 = 4.1 kg initially moving to the left with a speed of 1.5 m/s as shown in figure (a). The spring ...
*October 14, 2013 by Leticia*

**Physics**

When a horizontal force of 350 is applied to a 86.0 box, the box slides on a level floor, opposed by a force of kinetic friction of 130 .What is the magnitude of the acceleration of the box?
*May 25, 2011 by EL*

**physics**

in an emergency stop to avoid an accident, a shoulder-strap seat belt holds a 60kg passengr firmly in place. if the car was initially travelling at 90km/h and came to a stop in 4.5s along a straight, level road, what was the average force applied to the passenger by the seat ...
*March 9, 2009 by alexia*

**physics**

One end of a meter stick is pinned to a table, so the stick can rotate freely in a plane parallel to the tabletop. Two forces, both parallel to the tabletop, are applied to the stick in such a way that the net torque is zero. The first force has a magnitude of 2.00 N and is ...
*November 11, 2011 by meagan*

**physics**

One end of a meter stick is pinned to a table, so the stick can rotate freely in a plane parallel to the tabletop. Two forces, both parallel to the tabletop, are applied to the stick in such a way that the net torque is zero. The first force has a magnitude of 2.00 N and is ...
*July 16, 2013 by cj*

**phyics**

One end of a meter stick is pinned to a table, so the stick can rotate freely in a plane parallel to the tabletop. Two forces, both parallel to the tabletop, are applied to the stick in such a way that the net torque is zero. The first force has a magnitude of 2.00 N and is ...
*November 1, 2013 by bobby*

**PHYICS**

One end of a meter stick is pinned to a table, so the stick can rotate freely in a plane parallel to the tabletop. Two forces, both parallel to the tabletop, are applied to the stick in such a way that the net torque is zero. The first force has a magnitude of 2.00 N and is ...
*November 12, 2013 by LLYOD BLUE*

**Physics**

A car traveling at 40 m/s runs out of gas while traveling up a 7.0 ∘ slope How far will it coast before starting to roll back down?
*October 12, 2015 by raquel *

**Science**

A 110.0 kg box is pushed by a horizontal force F at constant speed up a frictionless ramp which makes an angle of 35.0 deg with the horizontal. Find the magnitude of the applied force F.
*October 26, 2011 by Mark*

**PHYSICS**

Alex is doing tight circles with his car in an empty parking lot, all the while holding his speedometer reading to a steady 20 mph. Is Alex traveling at a constant velocity? Why or why not?
*December 22, 2010 by Katie*

**Physics **

A constant force of 100N , directed upward, is applied to a 5.0kg toy rocket by the rocket's engine. Find the rockets acceleration? I thought it'd be as simple as F=ma to be 20 m/s2 but I was wrong. What am I overlooking?
*February 15, 2014 by Eiban*

**Physics**

What is the magnitude of the average force required to stop an 1500kig car in 8.0 s if the care is traveling at 95 km/h? Formula: Sigma F= ma *convert 95km/h to 26m/s Which kinematic equation do I use and for which variable do I use within the equation?
*June 11, 2012 by Mr. McKee*

**Applied physics**

a string is wrapped around a cylinder with radius of 20cm. If the force of 300N is applied to the string, what is the magnitude of the torque that is developed about the axis?
*March 31, 2012 by jose souljoe*

**Physics**

A space probe is traveling in outer space with a momentum that has a magnitude of 7.5e7 Kg*m/s. A retrorocket is fired to slow down the probe. It applies a force to the probe that has a magnitude of 2.0e6N and a direction opposite to the probe's motion. It fires for a period ...
*March 11, 2012 by Natasha*

**physics**

A space probe is traveling in outer space with a momentum that has a magnitude of 7.5e7 Kg*m/s. A retrorocket is fired to slow down the probe. It applies a force to the probe that has a magnitude of 2.0e6N and a direction opposite to the probe's motion. It fires for a period ...
*March 12, 2012 by Natasha*

**physics**

a 8.0 kg object undergoes an acceleration of 2.2 m/s squared.what is the resulting force acting on it?
*November 20, 2011 by marissa*

**physics**

Suppose a record turntable rotates at constant angular velocity. a) Does a point on the rim have radial and/or tangential acceleration? b) If the turntable's angular velocity increases uniformly, does the point have radial and/or tangential acceleration? c) For which cases ...
*April 11, 2010 by Vita*

**physics**

Suppose a record turntable rotates at constant angular velocity. a) Does a point on the rim have radial and/or tangential acceleration? b) If the turntable's angular velocity increases uniformly, does the point have radial and/or tangential acceleration? c) For which cases ...
*November 23, 2010 by henry*

**Calculus**

Batman was driving the Batmobile at 90 mph (=132 ft/sec), when he sees a brick wall directly ahead. When the Batmobile is 400 feet from the wall, he slams on the brakes, decelerating at a constant rate of 22ft/sec2. Does he stop before he hits the brick wall? If so, how many ...
*April 9, 2015 by Meme *

**Physics - Repost because of no response**

1. A stationary curling stone is struck in a glancing collision by a second curling stone of equal mass. If the first stone moves away at a velocity of 0.92 m/s [N71oW] and the second stone moves away at a velocity of 1.25 m/s [N44oE], what was the initial velocity of the ...
*January 19, 2016 by Chanz*

**Physics**

For parts A-C: /^Vo | 2M | velocity into pg. ->R )2m ) ------ top view rear view A car of mass, 2m, is going around a turn at a constant radius, R, with velocity, v0. The turn is not banked – it is a flat surface. Assume the car and the road are on Earth’s surface. a) Is ...
*April 6, 2013 by Greg*

**physics**

A man holds a 194-N ball in his hand, with the forearm horizontal (see the figure). He can support the ball in this position because of the flexor muscle force , which is applied perpendicular to the forearm. The forearm weighs 24.7 N and has a center of gravity as indicated. ...
*July 16, 2013 by macy*

**physics**

Traumatic brain injury such as concussionn results when the head undergoes a very large acceleration. Generally, an acceleration less than 800 m/s^2 lasting for any length of time will not cause injury, whereas an acceleration greater than 1000 m/s^2 lasting for at least 1 ms ...
*September 18, 2008 by mb*

**physics**

Traumatic brain injury such as concussion results when the head undergoes a very large acceleration. Generally, an acceleration less than 800 m/s2 lasting for any length of time will not cause injury, whereas an acceleration greater than 1000 m/s2 lasting for at least 1 ms ...
*September 19, 2010 by greg*

**physics**

Traumatic brain injury such as concussion results when the head undergoes a very large acceleration. Generally, an acceleration less than 800 m/s2 lasting for any length of time will not cause injury, whereas an acceleration greater than 1000 m/s2 lasting for at least 1 ms ...
*September 22, 2011 by shahi*

**Physics**

A 700-kg car stopped at an intersection is rear-ended by a 1710-kg truck moving with a speed of 16.0m/s . 1) If the car was in neutral and its brakes were off, so that the collision is approximately elastic, find the final speed of the truck. 2)Find the final speed of the car.
*October 25, 2013 by Lhaedy*

**Physics**

On vacation, your 1300 kg car pulls a 540 kg trailer away from a stop light with an acceleration of 1.80 m/s2. What is the net force acting on the car? I have determined: 1) the force acting on the car by the trailer is 972 N. 2) The force acting on the trailer by the car is ...
*January 17, 2010 by Bobby C*

**Physics**

On vacation, your 1300 kg car pulls a 540 kg trailer away from a stop light with an acceleration of 1.80 m/s2. What is the net force acting on the car? I have determined: 1) the force acting on the car by the trailer is 972 N. 2) The force acting on the trailer by the car is ...
*January 18, 2010 by Robert C*

**Physics**

For this problem, you are allowed to consult with other members of the class, but not with faculty and not with anyone outside the course. Simplify all your expressions. A car of mass, 2m, is going around a turn at a constant radius, R, with velocity, v0. The turn is not ...
*April 6, 2013 by David*

**Physics - Am I correct? **

1. A stationary curling stone is struck in a glancing collision by a second curling stone of equal mass. If the first stone moves away at a velocity of 0.92 m/s [N71oW] and the second stone moves away at a velocity of 1.25 m/s [N44oE], what was the initial velocity of the ...
*January 19, 2016 by Chanz*

**Physics**

The parachute on a race car of weight 8,810 N opens at the end of a quarter-mile run when the car is traveling at 34 m/s. What total retarding force must be supplied by the parachute to stop the car in a distance of 1,100 m?
*February 7, 2013 by Ray*

**physics **

An ore car of mass 37000 kg starts from rest and rolls downhill on tracks from a mine. At the end of the tracks, 28 m lower vertically, is a horizontally situated spring with constant 2.8 × 10 5 N/m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Ignore friction. How much is the ...
*November 28, 2012 by mia*

**physics **

The spring constant of the spring in the ﬁgure is 25 N/m, and the mass of the object is 4 kg. The spring is unstretched and the surface is frictionless. A constant 18 N force is applied horizontally to the object (stretching the spring). v0 = 0 Find the speed of the ...
*March 2, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a car has a mass of 820 kg. It starts from rest and travels 41 m in 3.0s. What is the net force applied to the car?
*February 1, 2015 by none*

**Physics... rotation**

A constant force of 40 N is applied tangentially to the rim of a wheel with 20 cm radius. The wheel has a moment of inertia of 30 kg m2. Show that the angular acceleration of the wheel is 0.27 rad s-2
*November 13, 2008 by Kimora*

**Physics**

A wheel starts from rest and rotates about its axis with constant angular acceleration. After 8.7 s have elapsed, it has rotated through an angle of 20 radians. I found that the angular velocity at 8.7 s is 4.60 rad/s. What is the angular acceleration of the wheel? What is the...
*November 21, 2014 by Ann*

**Physical Science**

Two 125 kg bumper cars are moving toward each other in opposite directions. Car X is moving at 10 m/s and Car Z at –12 m/s when they collide head–on. If the resulting velocity of Car Z after the collision is 10 m/s, what is the velocity of Car X after the collision?
*February 14, 2011 by Helen*

**Physics**

A block of mass 2.30 kg is pushed 2.38 m along a frictionless horizontal table by a constant 16.0 N force directed 26.9o below the horizontal. Determine the work done by the applied force. Determine the magnitude of the normal force exerted by the table. Determine the ...
*October 1, 2013 by Chris*

**physics**

A block of mass 2.40 kg is pushed 2.09 m along a frictionless horizontal table by a constant 18.6 N force directed 23.7o below the horizontal. Determine the work done by the applied force. Determine the magnitude of the normal force exerted by the table. Determine the ...
*October 3, 2013 by beccs*

**Physics**

I don't know if my answers are right. D: 1)Why is a time interval always positive? I'm not really sure but I wrote down something with vectors and scalars. 2)If the average acceleration of a car is zero in a given time interval, what can you tell about the displacement of the ...
*October 1, 2014 by Selena*

**Physics **

Three identical blocks, fastened together by a string, are pulled across a frictionless surface by a constant force. Compare the tension on string A to magnitude of applied force F.
*August 5, 2010 by Shaila*

**physics**

A 90 kg box is pushed by a horizontal force F at constant speed up a ramp inclined at 28°, as shown. Determine the magnitude of the applied force. when the ramp is frictionless. when the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.18.
*June 25, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A car of mass 1300 kg is driving along a road at speed of 28m/s. As it approaches some traffic lights, the lights change to red and the driver applies his brakes causing the car to skid. The frictional force between the skidding tyres and the road is 0.8 of the weight of the ...
*October 25, 2015 by Sean*

**physics**

a block of mass 2 kg and block B of mass 8 kg are connected by a spring of spring constant 80 N/m and negligible mass. The system is being pulled to the right across a horizontal frictionless surface by a horizontal force 4 N with both blocks experiencing equal constant ...
*June 9, 2008 by shelly*

**College Physics**

A 1200-kg car going 30 m/s applies its brakes and skids to rest. If the friction force between the sliding tires and the pavement is 6000 N, how far does the car skid before coming to rest? Can you help me get the formula to use . Thanks
*February 11, 2010 by edwin*

**simple physics**

A 1500 kg car travels along the road at 25 m/s when the driver sees the light turn red and applies the brakes. What average force is needed to stop the car in a) 5 seconds and b) .2 seconds? What formula should be used?
*December 4, 2011 by JuJu*

**physics**

A 13 g toy car moving to the right at 22 cm/s has a head-on nearly elastic collision with a 22 g toy car moving in the opposite direction at 30 cm/s. After colliding, the 13 g car moves with a velocity of 43 cm/s to the left. Find the speed of the second car after the ...
*December 19, 2015 by luma*

**physics**

A train is traveling along a straight, horizontal track at a constant speed of 20 mph (i.e.,a non-relativistic speed). An observer on the train places paint cans at the front and back of one of the cars. She then detonates the cans. Due to a malfunction, the can at the front ...
*April 6, 2014 by anonymous*

**physics**

Each of the four wheels of a car push on the road with a force of 4.0*10^3 N [down]. The driving force on the car is 8.0*10^3 N [W]. The fictional resistance on the car is 6.0*10^3 [E]. Calculate the following A) the mass of the car B) the net force on the car C) the cars ...
*March 29, 2012 by Maggie*

**physics**

The coefficient of kinetic friction between tires and dry pavement is about 0.80. Assume that while travelling at 27m/s you lock your brakes and as a result the only horizontal force on the car is the frictional one. How many seconds does it take you to bring your car to a stop?
*November 20, 2014 by Dane*

**physics**

A couple of astronauts agree to rendezvous in space after hours. Their plan is to let gravity bring them together. She has a mass of 66.0 kg and he a mass of 72.0 kg, and they start from rest 25.0 m apart. 1)Find his initial acceleration. 2)Find her initial acceleration. 3)If ...
*February 15, 2012 by HH*

**Algebra 1**

The value of a certain new car (time = 0 years old) is $14,000. After two years (t=2), the value of the car is $9,000. A. Find the linear equation representing the car after t years. B. What is the value of the car after 5 years?
*March 1, 2014 by Alex*

**ECONOMICS**

There are two ways to protect your car from theft. The "club" makes it difficult for a car thief to take your car. Lojack makes it easier for the police to catch the car thief who has stolen it. Which of these types of protection conveys a negative externality on other car ...
*April 13, 2013 by RAJA*

**p**

A uranium nucleus (mass 238 u), initially at rest, undergoes radioactive decay. After an alpha particle (mass 4.0 u) is emitted, the remaining nucleus is thorium (mass 234 u). If the alpha particle is moving at 0.052 the speed of light, what is the recoil speed of the thorium ...
*March 14, 2012 by opp*

**physics**

A police car has passed by you with its siren blazing (529-Hz) while traveling at 28.1-m/s. What frequency would you hear after it has passed by?
*February 28, 2013 by John*

**physics**

A merry go round in the park has a radius of 1.8 m and a rotational inertia of 900 kg-m^2. A child pushes the merry go round with a constant force of 80 N applied at the edge and parrallel to the edge. A frictional torque of 12 Nm acts at the axle of the merry go round. What ...
*November 18, 2009 by Mare*

**physics**

A uranium nucleus (mass 238 u), initially at rest, undergoes radioactive decay. After an alpha particle (mass 4.0 u) is emitted, the remaining nucleus is thorium (mass 234 u). If the alpha particle is moving at 0.055 the speed of light, what is the recoil speed of the thorium ...
*March 3, 2014 by jill*

**physics**

A 35-kg skier skis directly down a frictionless slope angled at 11° to the horizontal. Assume the skier moves in the negative direction of an x axis along the slope. A wind force with component Fx acts on the skier. What is Fx (in N) if the magnitude of the skier's velocity is...
*February 8, 2007 by **chocolatekisses*

**Calculus**

Snow is falling vertically at a constant rate of 8.0 m/s. At what angle from the vertical do the snowflakes appear to be falling as viewed by the driver of a car traveling on a straight, level road with a speed of 50k.h?
*September 26, 2013 by Robin*

**vector and mass**

A particle of mass m kg is acted on by two forces F1 and F2 with magnitudes 3root5 newtons and root5 newtons ad drections parallel to the vectors i+2j and i-2j respectively The particle is initially at a position given by vector 2i+j iv calculated the cartesian components of ...
*July 15, 2006 by rav*

**physics**

A hot-air balloon of mass 200 kg is descending vertically with downward acceleration of magnitude 1.2 m/s2. How much mass (ballast) must be thrown out to give the balloon an upward acceleration of magnitude 1.2 m/s2 (same magnitude but opposite direction)? Assume that the ...
*March 2, 2011 by karim*

**physics**

A hot-air balloon of mass 200 kg is descending vertically with downward acceleration of magnitude 1.2 m/s2. How much mass (ballast) must be thrown out to give the balloon an upward acceleration of magnitude 1.2 m/s2 (same magnitude but opposite direction)? Assume that the ...
*March 2, 2011 by karim*

**Physics**

A motorcycle officer hidden at an intersection observes a car driven by an oblivious driver who ignores a stop sign and continues through the intersection at constant speed. The police officer takes off in pursuit 1.70 s after the car has passed the stop sign. She accelerates ...
*September 3, 2015 by Izzy*

**Science**

Two Cars A car leaves San Francisco, traveling east at 65 miles per hour. The driver takes a bathroom break of 15 min every 3 hours. Another car departs New York City at the same time, traveling at 60 miles per hour. This driver takes a bathroom break of only 10 minutes every ...
*June 21, 2007 by Daniell*

**Physics**

A car travels due east with a speed of 40.0 km/h. Raindrops are falling at a constant speed vertically with respect to the Earth. The traces of the rain on the side windows of the car make an angle of 54.0° with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to the ...
*September 29, 2015 by Aly*

**Physics**

A 0.600-kg ball traveling 4.00 m/s to the right collides with a 1.00-kg ball traveling 5.00 m/s to the left. After the collision, the lighter ball is traveling 7.25 m/s to the left. What is the velocity of the heavier ball after the collision?
*October 7, 2014 by Jay*

**Physics**

A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.330 m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 300 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 1.072 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
*December 5, 2012 by anonymous*

**Physics**

A train can deccerate at 0.4 m/s. It's traveling at 160km/hr. How far in advance should it apply brakes to come to a full stop.
*November 15, 2015 by Jas*

**physics**

A block of mass m = 3.60 kg is pushed a distance d = 2.60 m along a frictionless, horizontal table by a constant applied force of magnitude F = 11.0 N directed at an angle č = 28.0° below the horizontal as shown in the figure below.
*September 27, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A wheel starts from rest and rotates about its axis with constant angular acceleration. After 8.7s have elapsed, it has rotated through an angle of 20 radians. What is the angular acceleration of the wheel? What is the angular velocity when the time t = 8.7 s? I got the answer...
*November 21, 2014 by Ann*

**Physics**

A wheel starts from rest and rotates about its axis with constant angular acceleration. After 8.7s have elapsed, it has rotated through an angle of 20 radians. What is the angular acceleration of the wheel? What is the angular velocity when the time t = 8.7 s? I got the answer...
*November 21, 2014 by Ann*

**Physics **

A 97 dodge neon locks it's brakes up and skids 15 ft before hitting a motorcyclist then continues to skid another 130 ft without throwing the rider or motorcycle out from in front of the car. The only damage to car is busted head light and bumper comes off the motorcyclist ...
*August 9, 2014 by Dave*

**Physics !!**

3)A car increases its speed from 5 m/s to 35 m/s in a distance of 75 m a)what is the acceleration of the car? b)How long did it take the car to travel the 75 m? someone PLEASE help me willyah!
*June 10, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

While curling, you push a rock for 1.70 m and release it when it has a speed of 2.40 m/s. It continues to slide at constant speed for 1.40 s and then hits a rough patch of ice. It finally comes to rest 7.20 m from where it was released. What was the curling rock's magnitude of...
*September 24, 2015 by niro*

**physics**

earlier in this forum, marina asked the same question as i did. unfortunately, someone did answer, very clearly, but for some reason i remained to be a little lost. Here is the question: A car traveling 90 km/h is 100 m behind a truck traveling 75 km/h. How long will it take ...
*July 20, 2008 by ruby*

**physics**

suppose the force of 20.0 N pushes on two boxes of unknown mass. We know, however, that the acceleration of the boxes is 1.25 m/s2 and the contact force has a magnitude of 2.73 N. (a) Find the mass of box 1. (b) Find the mass of box 2. So do I subtract the contact force from ...
*October 11, 2014 by Alex*

**Physics**

Please help! A young girl with mass 42.5kg is sliding on a horizontal, frictionless surface with an initial momentum that is due east and that has magnitude 94.0kg * (m/s) . Starting at 0s , a net force with magnitude F=( 8.10N/s )*t and direction due west is applied to the ...
*October 15, 2014 by Pavel*

**Physics**

A train, initially stationary, has a constant acceleration of 0.5 m/s Squared. A) what is its speed of 15 s? B) What would be the total time it would take to reach a speed of 25 m/s?
*June 14, 2011 by Ralph*

**Physics**

An object initially at rest experiences an acceleration of 1.4m/s2 for 8.0s and then travels at that constant velocity for another 6.0s . What is the object’s average velocity over the 14s interval?
*February 18, 2014 by Sherri*

**Physics**

What average force is required to stop an 1700 car in 7.0 if the car is traveling at 75 ?
*September 8, 2010 by Ariel*

**Physics**

What average force is required to stop an 1700 kg car in 7.0 s if the car is traveling at 75 km/h?
*September 8, 2010 by Ariel*

**physics**

What average force is required to stop an 1300 -kg car in 9.0 s if the car is traveling at 90 km/h?
*September 21, 2010 by cindy*

**Physics**

What average force is required to stop an 1600 -kg car in 8.0 s if the car is traveling at 80 km/h?
*October 11, 2010 by Katie*

**physics**

What average force is required to stop an 1900 car in 6.0 if the car is traveling at 80 ?
*April 18, 2011 by colleen*

**Physics**

A car traveling with an initial velocity of 15.5 m/s accelerates at a constant rate of 3.0 m/s2 for a time of 3.6 seconds. (a) What is its velocity at the end of this time? A) 26.3 m/s B) 18.5 m/s C) 10.8 m/s D) 22.1 m/s E) 19.1 m/s
*July 8, 2014 by Anonymous*

**science **

which of these is an example of a force being applied? A car was stuck in the mud. Two people pushed the car, but it did not move.why did the car not move even though a force was exerted on it?
*January 24, 2016 by tahani alkhatib*

**math**

The problem I am trying to solve is from AQA Mechanics M1 and is as follows: An object is moving in a plane. At time t=0, it is at the origin, O, and moving with velocity u. After 2 seconds it is at A where OA = -2i - 4j. After a further 3 seconds it is at B where AB = 10i - ...
*April 9, 2013 by Maggie*

**PHYSICS**

Particles 1 and 2, each of mass m, are attached to the ends of a rigid massless rod of length L1 + L2, with L1 = 19 cm and L2 = 75 cm. The rod is held horizontally on the fulcrum and then released. What is the magnitude of the initial acceleration of particle 1? What is the ...
*March 24, 2007 by Calvin*

**physics **

A 1,600 kg car is traveling at a speed of 12.5 m/s. What is the kinetic energy of the car?
*November 15, 2012 by austin *

**Physics**

A 650 kg car traveling 8 m/s speeds up to 15 m/s in 25 s. Find the impulse on the car.
*May 2, 2013 by Zar*

**physics**

At 1:00 p.m. a car, traveling at a constant velocity of 86 km/h toward the west, is 22 km to the west of our school. How far from the school will it be at 3:30 p.m.? Answer in units of k
*February 23, 2012 by Rachel*

**physics**

At 1:00 p.m. a car, traveling at a constant velocity of 98 km/h toward the west, is 19 km to the west of our school. How far from the school will it be at 3:30
*January 15, 2012 by Rachel*

**Physics**

If a ball has a constant acceleration of 10m/s^2, how fast will the ball be rolling after 4 seconds? Would you multiply acceleration times time? So 10 x 4... or would you use the equation d=1/2gt^2?
*May 29, 2010 by LK*

**Physics **

A horizontal force, F1 = 85 N, and a force, F2 = 18.4 N acting at an angle of θ to the horizontal, are applied to a block of mass m = 2.1 kg. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the surface is μk = 0.2. The block is moving to the right. A. Solve...
*October 9, 2014 by Harry*

**physics**

An object acted on by three forces moves with constant velocity. One force acting on the object is in the positive x direction and has a positive magnitude of 6.7N; a second force has a magnitude of 4.6 N and points in the negative y direction. (1)"Find magnitude of the third ...
*October 24, 2008 by john*