Friday

September 4, 2015
Number of results: 59,333

**Math Models**

The distance needed to stop a car (d) varies directly with the aquare of the speed of the car (s). If a car traveling 25 mph requires 0 feet to stop, how many feet will be required to stop a car that is traveling at 60 mph?
*June 13, 2012 by Andre*

**Algebra**

The distance required for an emergency stop for a car varies directly as the square of the car’s speed. A car traveling at 50 mph requires 140 feet to stop. What is the stopping distance for a car traveling at 30 mph? What is the stopping distance for a car traveling at 70 mph?
*October 22, 2011 by Elena*

**physics**

A car comes to a stop for a stop sign in 4.6 seconds. If it was initially traveling at 27.5 m/s, how much space did it take for the car to stop?
*September 17, 2011 by Steve*

**physics**

a 2250 kg car is traveling at 20 m/s to the west. the force required to stop the car at 7890 N to the east. How long will it take the car to stop? How far would the car move before stopping?
*February 25, 2014 by Karen*

**physics**

A 1000 kg car in neutral gear slow from 15 m/s to a stop in 5.0 s due to the force of friction. A. What was the acceleration of the car. B. What was the car’s initial momentum? C. What was its final momentum? D. What was the change in momentum of the car? E. What was the ...
*October 23, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math**

The stopping distance d of a car after tehe brakes are applied varies directly as the square of the speed r. If a car traveling 50 mph can stop in 140 ft. How many feet will it take the same car to stop when it is traveling 70 mph? I did everything and I got 6860/25, how do I ...
*July 3, 2009 by Kay*

**algebra**

The stooping distance d of a car after the brakes are appied varies directly as the square root of the speed r. If a car traveling 40mph can stop in 90 ft., how many feet will it take the same car to stop when it is traveling 60 mph.
*June 1, 2012 by ll*

**physical science**

A car traveling at 30 mph can stop in about 100 ft. How far does it take for the same car to stop if it is traveling at 60 mph?
*December 15, 2011 by Fonda*

**algebra**

The stopping distance d of a car after the brakes have been applied varies directly as the square of the speed r. if the car traveling 70mph cab stop in 270ft, how many feet will it take the same car to stop when it 1s traveling 50 mph
*July 16, 2008 by Frnciois*

** math**

a car is traveling at a speed of 30.0m/s encounters an emergency and comes to complete stop how much time will it take for the car to stop if it decelerates -4.o m/s^2
*October 9, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math (stats)**

For a car traveling 30 mph in normal conditions, the distance required to brake to a stop is normally with a mean of 50 feet and a standard deviation of 8. you are traveling in a area at 30 mph and a car swerves into your path at a distance of 60 feet away. what is the ...
*November 17, 2014 by sarah*

**science**

am confused. dont know what formula to use for this problem. A car traveling at a speed of 30.0m/s encounters an emergency and comes to a complete stop. How much time will it take for the car to stop if it decelerates at -4.0m/s?
*September 17, 2014 by taylor*

**Calculus Antiderivative Problem**

A car traveling at 46 mph decelerates at 21 feet per second per second. a). How long does it take for the car to come to a complete stop? b). What distance is required to bring the car to a complete stop? An
*November 8, 2013 by Claire*

**math**

The stopping distance of a car after the brakes are applied varies directly as the square of the speed r. If a car traveling 80 mph can stop in 360ft, how many feet will it take the same car to stoop when its traveling 50 mph?
*September 17, 2010 by Kaegan*

**Physics**

A car with good tires on a dry road can decelerate at about 5.0m/s/s when braking. If the car is traveling at 55miles/hour, how much time does it take the car to stop? 55 mph = 80.7 ft/s = 24.6 m/s Divide the initial speed by the deceleration rate to get the time required. (24...
*September 18, 2006 by Savannah*

**science/math**

A car traveling at the speed of 30.0 m/sec encounters an emergency and comes to a complete stop. how much time will it take for the car to stop if its rate of deceleration is -4.0 m/sec
*January 16, 2014 by christina*

**physical science**

A small car with a weight of 2000 lb traveling at 30 mph can stop in about 100 ft. How far does it take for a large SUV weighing 8000 lb to stop if it is also traveling at 30 mph?
*December 15, 2011 by Fonda*

**Math**

The distance require to stop a car varies directly as the square of its speed. If 250 feet are required to stop a car traveling 60 miles per hour, how many feet are required to stop a car traveling 96 miles per hour!
*May 8, 2014 by Angela*

**Physics**

Which results in a higher force of impact? Assume both collisions are completely inelastic (your car comes to a stop) and both take the same amount of time. A) Running your car at 20 mph into a solid wall B) Running your car head-on at 20 mph into an identical car also driving...
*December 6, 2012 by Frustrated*

**Physics**

Which results in a higher force of impact? Assume both collisions are completely inelastic (your car comes to a stop) and both take the same amount of time. A) Running your car at 20 mph into a solid wall B) Running your car head-on at 20 mph into an identical car also driving...
*December 6, 2012 by Frustrated*

**Physics**

A car travels at 30 mph can stop in 100 feet. What distance might it stop in when traveling at 70 mph?
*November 20, 2011 by bz*

**Physics**

A 2010 kg car traveling to the west at 18.5 m/s slows down uniformly under a force of 8880 N to the east. a) How much force would be required to cause the same acceleration on a car of mass 3120 kg? How far would the car move before stop- ping? Answer in units of m
*November 13, 2011 by Eileen*

**algebra**

If a car traveling at 50 mph requires 170 ft to stop, find the stopping distance for a car traveling at v2 = 60 mph.
*November 17, 2014 by Irma*

**math**

If a car traveling at 50 mph requires 170 ft to stop, find the stopping distance for a car traveling at v2 = 60 mph.
*November 17, 2014 by Irma*

**physics**

A car (mass = 750 kg) is initially moving with velocity 30 m/s. The driver slowly presses on the brakes and bring the car to a stop, traveling 50 m in the process. Calculate the force of friction between the car and the ground that brings it to a stop. Draw a free-body diagram...
*January 19, 2015 by Cassie*

**calc**

a) A car is traveling at 50 mi/h when the brakes are fully applied, producing a constant deceleration of 40 ft/s^2. What is the distance covered before the car comes to a stop? b) A car braked with a constant deceleration of 40 ft/s^2 and produced skid marks measuring 160 feet...
*November 22, 2009 by Jill*

**algebra**

The stopping distance d of a car after the brakes are applied directly as the square of the speed r. If a car traveling 80mph can stop in 360ft, how many feet will it take the same car to stop when it is traveling 90mph
*November 17, 2011 by lisa*

**math**

The stopping distance (s) of a car varies directly as the square of its speed (v). If a car traveling at 50 mph requires 170 ft to stop, find the stopping distance for a car traveling at v2 = 55 mph.
*November 17, 2014 by Irma*

**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**

What average force is required to stop a 920kg car in 7.7s if the car is traveling at 83km/h ?
*February 15, 2015 by Dre*

**algebra**

The stopping distance s of a car varies directly as the square of its speed v. If a car traveling at 30 mph requires 81 ft to stop, find the stopping distance for a car traveling at 55 mph.
*November 21, 2014 by lakpa*

**Physics**

What is the magnitude of the average force required to stop an 1400kg car in 9.0s if the car is traveling at 85km/h ?
*October 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 1000 kg car traveling at 72 km/h strikes a concrete wall and comes to a full stop in 2 sec. What is the average force of impact exerted on the car?
*November 14, 2012 by Yanely*

**math**

the distance of D in feet it takes a car traveling at x mph to come to a full stop after hitting the brakes is given by d= 1.26x^2+ .075x. Est. the stopping distance for a car traveling at 40 mph
*December 17, 2010 by cynthia*

**science**

A car traveling along the highway needs a certain amount of force exerted on it to stop. More stopping force may be required when the car has:
*February 20, 2013 by john*

**physics**

A car, mass - 1950 kg, accelerates at +2.33 m/s (squared). Find the magnitude of the normal force acting on the car. If later, when the car is cruising at 26.5 m/s, the driver applies a force of magnitude 10,000 N to stop the car. What is the distance it takes for the car to ...
*February 12, 2012 by jane*

**physical science**

a car traveling along the highway needs a certain amount of force exerted on it to stop.more stopping force may be required when the car has: ;
*February 4, 2011 by denise*

**physics**

A car of mass 1100 kg that is traveling at 27 m/s starts to slow down and comes to a complete stop in 578 m. What is the magnitude of the braking force (in N) acting on the car?
*April 15, 2015 by Mazdaly*

**Physics**

1580 kg car is traveling with speed of 15 m/s. What is magnitude of horizontal net force that's required to bring the car to a stop in 50 m?
*October 5, 2009 by Jenn*

**Physical science**

How much work is required to stop a car that is 800.0 kg car that is traveling at 20.0 m/s?
*March 10, 2013 by Kizzy*

**Physical science**

How much work is required to stop a car that is 800.0 kg car that is traveling at 20.0 m/s?
*March 10, 2013 by Kizzy*

**Physics**

A 2340 kg car traveling to the west at 20.7 m/s slows down uniformly under a force of 8340 N to the east. a) How much force would be required to cause the same acceleration on a car of mass 3180 kg? Answer in units of N. b) How far would the car move before stop- ping? Answer ...
*April 18, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics **

A car is traveling at 95km/hr. the driver steps on the brakes and the car comes to a stop in 60m. What is the car's deceleration?
*September 5, 2013 by Grace*

**Algebra 2 **

Story problems are my favorite. However, I can not figure this one out. THe stopping distance d of a car after the breaks are applied varies directly as the square of the speed r. If a car traveling at 70mph can stop in 270 ft. How many feet will it take the same car to stop ...
*August 3, 2010 by Christy*

**Physics -Impulse- part 2**

1) A 0.50 kg object is at rest. A 3.00 N force to the right acts on the object during a time interval of 1.50 s a) What is the impulse? b) What is the velocity of the object at the end of this time interval? 2) A 2250 kg car traveling to the west at 20.0 m/s slows down ...
*February 24, 2013 by Isis*

**Physics**

a 1000 kg car traveling at 30 m/s suddenly stops in 5 seconds. how much force was used to stop the car?
*April 13, 2011 by Kay*

**math**

Suppose that a certain municipality uses the equation y=3(x-50)+30 to determine the fine assessed a car which exceeds the 50 mph speed limit. Let x=speed of the car (in mph) and y=corresponding fine in dollars. a)What is the fine for traveling at 55 mph? b)If the fine is $126...
*December 30, 2012 by kathy m.*

**Physics**

A car moving initially at a speed of 80 km/h and weighing 13,000 N is brought to a stop ina distance of 61 m. Find(a) the braking force and (b) the time required to stop. Assuming the same braking force, find (c) the distance and (d) the time required to stop if the car were ...
*February 24, 2014 by Anonymous*

**science**

if a 600 kg racing car crashes into barrier at 190 mph and it takes 3 seconds for the car to stop sill,what is the force that the car hit with?
*January 5, 2012 by marie*

**College Physic**

2) A car traveling with 5 m/s encounters a deer. The drivers slams on the breaks, the breaks lock. The car skids to a complete stop on the road ahead (and the deer runs away). Why does the car stop (where does all the kinetic energy it had go)? Find the magnitude of the ...
*March 23, 2012 by Mary*

**physics**

Two cars are traveling along a straight-line in the same direction, the lead car at 25.0 m/s and the other car at 32.0 m/s. At the moment the cars are 40.0 m apart, the lead driver applies the brakes, causing his car to have an acceleration of -2.20 m/s2. (a) How much time ...
*October 6, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Two cars are traveling along a straight-line in the same direction, the lead car at 25.0 m/s and the other car at 32.0 m/s. At the moment the cars are 40.0 m apart, the lead driver applies the brakes, causing his car to have an acceleration of -2.20 m/s2. (a) How much time ...
*October 6, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A car slams on its brakes, coming to a complete stop in 4 sec. The car was traveling north at 60 mph. Calculate the acceleration
*September 13, 2010 by April*

**physics**

A driver traveling at 25 mph in a school zone can brake to an emergency stop in 8 ft. Under similar conditions, what would be the braking distance if the car were traveling at 40 mph?
*September 12, 2011 by Jose*

**physical science**

A car slams on its brakes, coming to a complete stop in 4.0 sec. The car was traveling north at 60.0 mph. Calculate the acceleration.
*June 27, 2011 by pat*

**Physics**

A car driving at 14m/s hits the brakes and comes to a stop in 4.1 seconds. What was the car's acceleration during this stop?
*August 18, 2013 by Sandy*

**Engineering Physics**

A car and a train move together along straight, parallel paths with the same constant cruising speed v(initial). At t=0 the car driver notices a red light ahead and slows down with constant acceleration -a(initial). Just as the car comes to a full stop, the light immediately ...
*September 16, 2009 by Andrew Rozmarynowycz*

**PHYSICS**

The driver of a car traveling at 25.0 m/s applies the brakes and undergoes a constant negative acceleration of magnitude 2.50 m/s2. How many revolutions does each tire make before the car comes to a stop, assuming that the car does not skid and that the tires have radii of 0....
*January 15, 2015 by Taylor*

**physicss**

What average force is required to stop an 1100 kg car in 9.1 s if it is traveling at 83 km/h?
*November 1, 2010 by Devon*

**Science**

Moving at 20 m/s , a remote controlled car of mass 1000kg hits a pile of sand and comes to rest in 10 s. Find the average force that acted to stop the car. The same car now hits a wall and comes to rest in 1s. Find the average force that acted to stop the car. Use knowledge ...
*August 22, 2006 by Abby*

**math**

The stopping distance D of a car after the brakes have been applied varies directly as the square of the speed s. A certain car traveling at 70 mi/h can stop in 343 ft. What is the maximum speed it can be traveling if it needs to stop in 160 ft?
*February 26, 2013 by El*

**physics**

A certain cable car is San Francisco can stop in 10 s when traveling at maximum speed. On one occasion, the driver sees a dog a distance d m in front of the car and slams on the brakes instantly. The car reaches the dog 7.78 s later, and the dog jumps off the track just in ...
*September 15, 2011 by ashley*

**college Physics**

A car is traveling at 7.0 m/s when the driver applies the brakes. the car move 1.5m before it comes toa complete stop. if the car had been moving at 14m/s how far would it have continued to move after the brakes were applied? assume the braking force is constant. what is the ...
*October 10, 2010 by Elizabeth*

**physics**

A car initially traveling at 31.0 m/s undergoes a constant negative acceleration of magnitude 2.00 m/s2 after its brakes are applied. (a) How many revolutions does each tire make before the car comes to a stop, assuming the car does not skid and the tires have radii of 0.330 m...
*March 27, 2010 by Kelsey*

**Physics**

A 1340 kg car going 21 m/s has to stop suddenly. The driver locks the brakes, and the car skids to a halt in a distance of 67 m . What was the car's acceleration while stopping? How much work was done by friction to stop the car? What is the coefficient of kinetic friction ...
*October 12, 2011 by Eman*

**Calculus**

A car traveling at 72 mph starts braking and decelerates at a constant rate. the car takes 1/9 of a mile to stop. Find, to the nearest half-second, how long it took the car to cover the 1/9 of a mile. I don't need the whole thing done. Just don't know how to start!
*February 16, 2014 by Anonomous*

**physics**

a car traveling at 30.0m/s undergoes a constant negative accerleration of magnitude of 2.00m/s^2 when the brakes are applied. how many revolutions does each tire make before the car comes to a complete stop,assuming thaat the car does not skid and that the tires have radii of ...
*February 23, 2009 by nay*

**physics**

Assuming that it takes 0.10 s for the driver to react before applying the brakes, what is the stopping distance (the distance from the point where the driver first sees the need to stop to the point where the car comes to a stop) for a car traveling at 25 m/s if the ...
*February 13, 2012 by Laura*

**Urgent Science Question!**

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

**Physics**

A 1300kg car going 20m/s has to stop suddenly. The driver locks the brakes, and the car skids to a halt in a distance of 64m . What was the car's acceleration while stopping? How much work was done by friction to stop the car? What is the coefficient of kinetic friction ...
*October 9, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A car initially traveling at 33.4 m/s undergoes a constant negative acceleration of magnitude 1.80 m/s2 after its brakes are applied. (a) How many revolutions does each tire make before the car comes to a stop, assuming the car does not skid and the tires have radii of 0.330 m...
*November 28, 2009 by Ed*

**Physics**

A car initially traveling at 33.4 m/s undergoes a constant negative acceleration of magnitude 1.80 m/s2 after its brakes are applied. (a) How many revolutions does each tire make before the car comes to a stop, assuming the car does not skid and the tires have radii of 0.330 m...
*November 28, 2009 by Ed*

**Physics**

What is the magnitude of the average force required to stop an 1500 kg car in 8.0 s if the care is traveling at 95 km/h? Sum of F = ma?
*June 13, 2012 by Mike *

**calculus**

A car is travelling at 90mph when its brakes are fully applied, producing a constant deceleration of 22 ft/sec2. Find the distance covered by the car before it comes to a stop. (Remember: 60 mph equals 88 ft/sec.)
*April 11, 2010 by Garrett*

**physics**

If a car moving at 76.0 mph takes 500 ft to stop with uniform acceleration after its brakes are applied, how far will it take to stop under the same conditions if its initial velocity is 38.0 mph?.
*January 24, 2011 by MEL B*

**physics**

a car of mass 3000kg moving at 20m/s is suddenly brought to a stop when a deer crosses the road. if a braking force of 300,000 is needed to bring the car to a stop, what was the duration of the force?
*April 24, 2012 by mark*

**physics**

A car is traveling at 60.6 mph on a horizontal highway. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2. If the coefficient of friction between road and tires on a rainy day is 0.056, what is the minimum distance in which the car will stop? Answer in units of m. m = 60-kg.
*October 14, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

The brakes are applied to a car traveling on a dry, level highway. A typical value for the magnitude of the car's acceleration is 4.75 m/s2. If the car's initial speed is 32.1 m/s, how long does it take to stop and how far does it travel, starting from the moment the brakes ...
*September 13, 2011 by Nour *

**physics, please help check**

A rocket car is traveling on a linear horizontal frictionless track when it suddenly runs out of fuel. The car has achieved a speed of 100 meters per second at the very moment the fuel is completely spent. The track then suddenly changes to a 30-degree incline from the ...
*February 21, 2007 by Katrina*

**physics!**

The driver of a 1560 kg automobile traveling at 24 m/s on a leve, paved road hits the brakes to stop for a red light. determine the distance needed to stop the car if the coefficient of friction between the car tires and the road is .80 -one of the steps required of me to ...
*September 23, 2011 by grace*

**trig**

A race driver has a pit stop to refuel. After refueling, he starts from rest and leaves the pit area with an acceleration whose magnitude is 5.5 m/s^2; after 3.6 s he enters the main speedway. At the same instant, another car on the speedway and traveling at a constant ...
*February 5, 2012 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

A car is traveling at 50 mi/h when the brakes are fully applied, producing a constant deceleration of 26 ft/s2. What is the distance covered before the car comes to a stop? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)
*January 11, 2013 by bobo*

**physics**

when you brake a car at a stop sign, what force provides the impulse to stop the car?
*March 12, 2009 by kristina*

**physics**

What average force is required to stop an 1100-kg car in 8.0 s if it is traveling at 95 km/h? i got the answer to be 13062.5 N. i don't think that's right...
*November 21, 2007 by beckii*

**physics**

A race driver has made a pit stop to refuel. After refueling, he starts from rest and leaves the pit area with an acceleration whose magnitude is 5.8 m/s2; after 3.6 s he enters the main speedway. At the same instant, another car on the speedway and traveling at a constant ...
*January 31, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A race driver has made a pit stop to refuel. After refueling, he starts from rest and leaves the pit area with an acceleration whose magnitude is 5.4 m/s2; after 3.7 s he enters the main speedway. At the same instant, another car on the speedway and traveling at a constant ...
*December 13, 2011 by K*

**Physics**

A race driver has made a pit stop to refuel. After refueling, he starts from rest and leaves the pit area with an acceleration whose magnitude is 5.4 m/s2; after 3.7 s he enters the main speedway. At the same instant, another car on the speedway and traveling at a constant ...
*December 13, 2011 by K*

**physics**

A race driver has made a pit stop to refuel. After refueling, he starts from rest and leaves the pit area with an acceleration whose magnitude is 5.4 m/s2; after 4.4 s he enters the main speedway. At the same instant, another car on the speedway and traveling at a constant ...
*September 7, 2014 by S*

**physics**

A race driver has made a pit stop to refuel. After refueling, he starts from rest and leaves the pit area with an acceleration whose magnitude is 6.3 m/s2; after 4.1 s he enters the main speedway. At the same instant, another car on the speedway and traveling at a constant ...
*July 7, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

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

**math**

How many feet will it take a car traveling at 120 mph to stop?
*March 23, 2013 by val*

**Physics**

Suppose a 1,600 kg car is traveling at 20.0 m/s. What average force is needed to stop the car in 4.0 s? Can you explain to me how you got your answer, thank you.
*February 16, 2013 by Demere*

**College Physics**

A race driver has made a pit stop to refuel. After refueling, he starts from rest and leaves the pit area with an acceleration whose magnitude is 5.8 m/s2; after 3.6 s he enters the main speedway. At the same instant, another car on the speedway and traveling at a constant ...
*January 31, 2010 by Anonymous*

**College Physics**

A race driver has made a pit stop to refuel. After refueling, he starts from rest and leaves the pit area with an acceleration whose magnitude is 6.3 m/s2; after 3.6 s he enters the main speedway. At the same instant, another car on the speedway and traveling at a constant ...
*June 12, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a car is running at 50 mph when the driver starts to step at the breaks. if the car decelerates at the rate of 7 ms^2, how long does it take the car stop?
*November 30, 2014 by ynah*

**Physics**

A force of -9200 N is used to stop 1500 kg car traveling at 23 m/s. What braking distance is need to bring the car to a halt?
*September 19, 2007 by Anonymous*