Tuesday

September 23, 2014

September 23, 2014

Number of results: 28,159

**physics**

A roller-coaster car with a mass of 550 kg starts at rest from a point 46 m above the ground. At point B, it is 23 m above the ground. [Express your answers in kilojoules (kJ).] (a) What is the initial potential energy of the car? Incorrect: Your answer is incorrect. . kJ (b) ...
*September 28, 2013 by Tammy*

**College Physics**

An object initially at rest experiences an acceleration of 1.4 m/s^2 for 5.0s and then travels at that constant velocity for another 7.0s. What is the object's average velocity over the 12s interval?
*December 11, 2010 by Kelly*

**Algebra**

A car travels West for 79 miles before turning at an angle of 22° North of East. The car continues on this path for 63 miles and stops. How far is the car from its starting point? Round your answer to the nearest tenth.
*February 13, 2012 by Katy*

**physics**

A car moving 17 m/s slows down at a uniform rate of 2.6 m/s2. How far does the car travel in 3.3 seconds?
*October 5, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

An antique carousel that’s powered by a large electric motor undergoes constant angular acceleration from rest to full rotational speed in 6 seconds. When the ride ends, a brake causes it to decelerate steadily from full rotational speed to rest in 8.9 seconds. Compare the ...
*February 16, 2011 by olivia*

**physics**

a 70 kg rope climber starts from rest, moves with constant acceleration, and climbs 9 meters up a rope having a maximum strength of 840 N. What is the greatest possible speed she can have afte climbing 9m?
*November 27, 2007 by bex*

**physics**

A skier is accelerating down a 30.0° hill at a = 4.10 m/s2 a) What is the vertical component of her acceleration? b) How long will it take her to reach the bottom of the hill, assuming she starts from rest and accelerates uniformly, if the elevation change is 340 m?
*October 31, 2010 by Haley*

**physics**

A skateboarder starts from rest at the top and skates down a slope as shown. After 2.5 seconds, the skateboarder has reaches a speed of 10 metres per second. What is the skateboarder's acceleration?
*February 25, 2013 by Kirsty Williams*

**Physics**

At an antique car rally, a Stanley Steamer automobile travels north at 38 km/h and a Pierce Arrow automobile travels east at 51 km/h. Relative to an observer riding in the Stanley Steamer, what are the x- and y-components of the velocity of the Pierce Arrow car?
*February 8, 2010 by Max*

**Physics**

At an antique car rally, a Stanley Steamer automobile travels north at 38 km/h and a Pierce Arrow automobile travels east at 51 km/h. Relative to an observer riding in the Stanley Steamer, what are the x- and y-components of the velocity of the Pierce Arrow car?
*February 9, 2010 by Max*

**Physics**

The cheetah can reach a top speed of 114 km/h (71 mi/h). While chasing its prey in a short sprint, a cheetah starts from rest and runs 46 m in a straight line, reaching a final speed of 83 km/h. (a) Determine the cheetah's average acceleration during the short sprint. (b) Find...
*September 14, 2012 by Claire*

**Physics**

A girl starts from rest and reaches a walking speed of 1.4 m/s in 3.0 s. She walks at this speed for 6.0 s. Girl then slows down and comes to a stop during a 10.0 -s period. What was her acceleration during each of the 3 time periods? Her acdeleration entire trip!? Ok so i ...
*March 25, 2013 by Ariel*

**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*

**physics/algebra**

A 74.0kN kN spaceship comes in for a vertical landing. From an initial speed of 1.00 km/s {\rm km/s}, it comes to rest in 2.40min min with uniform acceleration. What braking force must its rockets provide? Ignore air resistance.
*October 6, 2013 by deb*

**physics**

A homogeneous ball with mass m=1 g and total charge q=10^−3 C (uniformly distributed) is placed on a horizontal xy plane. The balls starts rolling without slipping under the influence of a uniform electrostatic field E(vector) =(E,0,0) with E=1 V/m. Find the acceleration...
*May 27, 2013 by ss*

**physics**

An airplane starts from rest at the end of a runway and accelerates at a constant rate. In the first second, the airplane travels 1.11 m. What is the speed of the airplane at the end of the second second?
*February 19, 2012 by suri*

**physics**

A car accelerates from 80 to 90 , while a moped accelerates from 0 to 20 in twice the time. Which of the following is true? they both have the same magnitude of acceleration the moped has the greater acceleration the car has the greater acceleration
*September 23, 2011 by raheema*

**physics**

a 1300 kg car starts from rest at A , coasts 170m through a dip and comes to stop at B after coasting a distance d on level ground . if the rolling resistance is a constant force of 220N , determine the distance d .
*February 25, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

a car travels at 20km/h for 1.5h, at 30km/h for 2.0h, and at 40kmh for 0.75 h. What is the car average velocity
*August 1, 2011 by Jazz*

**physics**

The car has a mass of 1200kg Calculate the kinetic of the car when it travels at a speed of 12 m/s.
*February 16, 2012 by Dan*

**physics**

a car is moving with a uniform speed of 15.0 m/s along a straight path. what is the difference covered by the car in 12.0 minutes?
*October 5, 2009 by jasmine*

**Physics**

A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 76 km/h sees a cat 109 m away on the road. How long will it take for the car to acceler- ate uniformly to a stop in exactly 106 m? Answer in units of s
*September 25, 2012 by Lily*

**Business Law**

Miguel buys a truck in Texas and then moves to Washington. A year later, he is driving his truck in Oklahoma, and causes an accident by running into another car, whose driver is from Florida. In what states will the other driver be able to sue Miguel? State the reasons for ...
*February 16, 2010 by Micky*

**Business Law**

Miguel buys a truck in Texas, then moves to Washington. A year later, he is driving his truck in Oklahoma, and causes an accident by running into another car, whose driver is from Florida. In what states will the other driver be able to sue Miguel? State the reasons for your ...
*May 24, 2010 by Britney*

**business law**

Miguel buys a truck in Texas, then moves to Washington. A year later, he is driving his truck in Oklahoma, and causes an accident by running into another car, whose driver is from Florida. In what states will the other driver be able to sue Miguel? State the reasons for your ...
*September 25, 2010 by Anonymous*

**business law**

Miguel buys a truck in Texas, then moves to Washington. A year later, he is driving his truck in Oklahoma, and causes an accident by trning into another car, whose driver is from Florida. In what states will the other driver be able to sue Miguel? State the reasons for your ...
*April 26, 2012 by Ann*

**Physics**

For a standard production car, the record for road test acceleration goes to the 1993 Ford RS200 Evolution. This car went from 0 to 2.911x10^1 m/s in 3.279x10^0 seconds. What is the average acceleration, expressed to 3 significant figures?
*October 13, 2010 by dylan*

**PHYSICS**

A 745i BMW car can brake to a stop in a distance of 122 ft from a speed of 60.0 mi/h. To brake to a stop from a speed of 80.0 mi/h requires a stopping distance of 221 ft. What is the average braking acceleration for the following intervals? Express the answers in mi/h/s and in...
*November 1, 2008 by lance*

**Physics**

A race car driver drives her 1500 kg car around a circular turn, which is banked at an angle of 20 degrees to the horizontal. If the car is traveling around the frictionless curve of radius 100m, a) What is providing the center-seeking force on the car? (ie. centripetal force...
*December 1, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Physics B**

A car slows down from 23 m/s to rest in a distance of 85m. What is its constant acceleration? I got -6.224, but a friend was telling me it's -3.11 and that I had to divide by 2. Why is that?
*September 12, 2009 by Bob*

**Physics**

Rona is driving a car, she travels a 40-90 km/hr and accelerates at 2m/s. How long will take for her to stop the car?
*January 2, 2011 by DAnielle*

**Physics**

a car traveling at 13 m/s^2 for 8.00 seconds. what is the distance the car travels? show all work
*December 8, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math**

a car travels at an average speed of 100 km/hr. how many km will the car travel in 2 hours, 15 min?
*February 13, 2013 by Lori*

**mathematics**

If a car travels at a constant speed of 112 km/h, How far will the car travel in 15 minutes.
*March 6, 2014 by melony henry*

**physics - i need A.S.A.P**

A truck traveling at a constant speed of 30.6 m/s passes by a police car which is at rest. The police officer catches up to the truck in 700 m, maintaining a constant acceleration. i)Calculate how long it took the police's car to overtake the truck speeder
*May 2, 2011 by alya*

**Physics**

A car travels east at 82 km/h for 1.5 h. It then travels 30.0° east of north at 113 km/h for 1.6 h. What is the average velocity for the trip? (Magnitude and Direction)
*August 28, 2009 by A*

**Physics**

You are driving to the grocery store at 14.8 m/s. You are 140.0 m from an intersection when the traffic light turns red. Assume that your reaction time is 0.440 s and that your car brakes with constant acceleration. You are 133 m from the intersection when you begin to apply ...
*October 6, 2010 by Emily*

**Physics**

You are driving to the grocery store at 14.8 m/s. You are 140.0 m from an intersection when the traffic light turns red. Assume that your reaction time is 0.440 s and that your car brakes with constant acceleration. You are 133 m from the intersection when you begin to apply ...
*October 6, 2010 by Emily*

**Physics**

You are driving to the grocery store at 14.8 m/s. You are 140.0 m from an intersection when the traffic light turns red. Assume that your reaction time is 0.440 s and that your car brakes with constant acceleration. You are 133 m from the intersection when you begin to apply ...
*October 6, 2010 by Emily*

**Physics**

You are driving to the grocery store at 11.9m/s. You are 169.0m from an intersection when the traffic light turns red. Assume that your reaction time is 0.730s and that your car brakes with constant acceleration. How far are you from the intersection when you begin to apply ...
*September 26, 2012 by Sarah*

**Physics**

A helicopter propeller blade starts from rest and experiences a constant angular acceleration of 25.0 rad/s2. Find the speed of a point on the blade 4.00 m from the axis of rotation when the blade has completed 20 revolutions.
*October 21, 2012 by koko*

**Physics**

A 2.01 kg block starts from rest at the top of a 25.8degree incline and accelerates uniformly down the incline, moving 2.13m in 2.98 seconds. What is the magnitude of the acceleration of the block?
*November 6, 2012 by Andy*

**physics**

A stone is suspended from the free end of a wire that is wrapped around the outer rim of a pulley, as shown in the figure (see the figure ). The pulley is a uniform disk with mass 10.4 and radius 51.0 and turns on frictionless bearings. You measure that the stone travels a ...
*May 13, 2012 by Anonymous*

**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**

You're quietly sitting by a street one day, enjoying the sun, when you notice a speeding car traveling at 20 m/s down the street. The driver notices that there's a stop sign in the street and hits the brakes 40 m before the stop sign, coming to a stop right at the sign itself...
*May 20, 2013 by hemant*

**science**

a train stooping at two stations 4km apart takes 4 min on the journey from one of the station to the other.assuming that it first accelerates with a uniform acceleration x and then that of uniform retardation Y,prove that 1/X+1/Y=2
*June 27, 2012 by 8.*

**calc**

Air resistance acting on a falling body can be taken into account by the approximate relation for the acceleration: a=dv/dt=g-kv where k is constnat Derive a formula for the velocity of the body as a function of time assuming it starts from rest (v=0 at t=0) v=?
*September 8, 2009 by Joe*

**physics**

A skier is accelerating down a 30.0° hill at a = 3.70 m/s2 ( (a) What is the vertical component of her acceleration? |m/s2 (downward) (b) How long will it take her to reach the bottom of the hill, assuming she starts from rest and accelerates uniformly, if the elevation change...
*October 11, 2011 by Emily*

**physical science**

A car travels at a constant speed of 60 km/h for 3.5 hours. What is the total distance that the car has traveled?
*September 13, 2011 by kannon*

**maths**

a car travels at a speed of 35mph how long would it take a car to travel 7miles
*October 3, 2011 by chloe*

**Physics **

a car traveling westward at 20 m/s turns around and travels eastward at 5 m/s. what is the change in velocity of the car?
*October 5, 2011 by Katie*

**physics **

a car travels 50 meters in 1 second. what is the car's velocity?
*May 23, 2012 by ben*

**physics**

The cheetah can reach a top speed of 114km/h (71mi/h). While chasing its prey in a short sprint, a cheetah starts from rest and runs 50m in a straight line reaching a final speed of 91 km/h. a.) Determine the cheetah's average acceleration during the short sprint. b.) Find it'...
*February 3, 2013 by george*

**physics**

Please help!!! A car travels 90.0 minutes on the highway. For the first 36.6 minutes it travels 76.5 km/h. It maintains 95.1 km/h for the remainder of the trip. What was the average speed of the vehicle in km/h?
*October 4, 2012 by Victoria*

**physics**

A car with an initial speed of 21.9 km/h accelerates at a uniform rate of 0.89 m/s 2 for 3.7 s. Find the ﬁnal speed of the car. Find the displacement of the car after that time. Answer in units of km
*September 29, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics **

1) A car, initially traveling with a uniform velocity, accelerates at a rate of 1.0 m/s2 for a period of 12.0 seconds. If the car traveled 190.0 m during this 12.0 second period, what was the velocity of the car when it started to accelerate?
*February 10, 2013 by sana*

**physics**

A rocket, initially at rest on the ground, accelerates straight upward from rest with constant acceleration 49.0 . The acceleration period lasts for time 10.0 until the fuel is exhausted. After that, the rocket is in free fall. What's the max height? Ignore air resistance and ...
*September 28, 2011 by Uzz*

**General Physics 1**

1) A car moving with an initial velocity of 29.6 m/s decreases to a velocity of 17.9 m/s over a time interval of 4.08 seconds. (a.) What is the average acceleration of the car during this time? (b.) Assuming the acceleration is constant, how far did the car travel during this ...
*June 16, 2014 by Kyle*

**dynamics**

a motorcycle traffic police starts from rest at point A two seconds after a car speeding at the constant rate of 120 km/h passes point A (where speed limit is 100 km/h only) if the policeman accelerates at the rate of 6 m/s^2 until he reaches the speed of 150 km/h and ...
*April 1, 2013 by mahdi*

**Physics**

Consider a simple frictionless roller-coaster. It begins at x = 0, at a height of y = H. Then it drops into a dip, reaching a minimum at x = 100, with zero height (y = 0). Finally, it goes back up at x = 200, but only reaches a height of y = H/2. Assume the roller-coaster car ...
*March 12, 2014 by Mikayla*

**physics**

A mosquito inside a car is not hit by the back wall when the car starts moving.Why?
*July 29, 2011 by ...........................*

**world issues**

A woman goes out running. She first travels 5.2km north. She then turns and travels 3.6km west. Finally, she turns If a bird were to start out from the origin (where the woman starts) and fly directly (in a straight line) to her final location, what distance d would the bird ...
*March 2, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A car traveling in a straight line has a velocity of +5.5 m/s. After an acceleration of 0.65 m/s^2 , the car’s velocity is +8.9 m/s. In what time interval did the acceleration occur? Answer in units of s
*November 1, 2012 by leo*

**Word Problem, math.**

A police car traveling 100 ft/sec is chasing a car being driven erratically at 75 ft/sec. If the police car is 300 feet behind the other vehicle when the chase began, about how many seconds will it take to catch the erratic driver? I think I know how to solve this, but I want ...
*September 5, 2010 by Arie*

**physics**

Two cars A & B are coming closer to one another with speed 36 km/h and 72 km/h Separated by a distance 1500 m calculate : 1 . time interval after which two car meet . 2 . if acceleration of car A is 2m/s2 then calculate time interval after which car A & B Will meet. 3.if ...
*September 14, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

True or false Consider a simple frictionless roller-coaster. It begins at x = 0, at a height of y = H. Then it drops into a dip, reaching a minimum at x = 100, with zero height (y = 0). Finally, it goes back up at x = 200, but only reaches a height of y = H/2. Assume the ...
*March 12, 2014 by Monica*

**Maths / Physics**

A car is moving along a straight horizontal road at 82 km/h and rain is falling vertically downwards at 25 km/h. Find the velocity of the rain relative to the driver of the car.
*January 2, 2011 by Ian Hart*

**physic**

a car sits still at a red light. once the light turns green, the driver accelerates at a rate of 3.5 m/s^2. how far has the car moved after 6 seconds?
*January 14, 2012 by grissell*

**Physics**

A car of mass 1,700 kg is initially traveling at a speed of 25 m/s. The driver then accelerates to a speed of 35 m/s over a distance of 500 m. Calculate the change in the kinetic energy of the car.
*July 11, 2012 by Sierra*

**Physics**

A car of mass 1,700 kg is initially traveling at a speed of 25 m/s. The driver then accelerates to a speed of 35 m/s over a distance of 500 m. Calculate the change in the kinetic energy of the car.
*July 11, 2012 by Sierra*

**physics**

at time t=0 the driver starts to brae determine how long the bus takes to stop
*October 30, 2010 by amir*

**Physics**

An advertisment claims that a certain 1200 kg car can accelerate from rest to a speed of 25 m/s in 8.0 s. what average power must the motor supply in order to cause this acceleration?
*June 13, 2011 by unknown*

**Physics**

A car that was initially at rest reaches a final speed of +50.0 m/s over a displacement of +55.0 m. What is the magnitude of the acceleration? Find the time it took to travel the first 55 m.
*May 11, 2013 by Jenna*

**physics**

A car tavels a distance of 100 m with a constant acceleration and average velocity of 20 m per second .The final velocity acquire D by the car is 25m per second .find the initial velocity and acceleration of car
*July 2, 2013 by spoorthi.p*

**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*

**phys**

At t= 0, a particle starts from rest at x= 0, y= 0, and moves in the xy plane with an acceleration ->a = (4.0ihat+ 3.0jhat)m/s^2. Assume t is in seconds. Determine the position of the particle as a function of time t. Express your answer in terms of the unit vectors ihat ...
*September 15, 2009 by physics*

**physics**

A 2.67 kg block starts from rest at the top of a 27.6 incline and accelerates uniformly down the incline, moving 2.89 m in 2.45 s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . a) What is the magnitude of the accelera- tion of the block? Answer in units of m/s2
*November 5, 2012 by scott*

**Physics**

A 2.86 kg block starts from rest at the top of a 27.5◦ incline and slides 1.94 m down the incline in 1.43 s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2. What is the speed of the block after it slid the1.94 m? Answer in units of m/s
*September 29, 2013 by Anthony*

**physics**

A net force of 5000.0 N accelerates a car from rest to 93.3 km/h (meter per second) in 4.1s (a)what is the mass of the car? (b) What is the weight of the car?
*September 7, 2014 by Aasim*

**physics**

A car traveling in a straight line has a velocity of +4.9 m/s. After an acceleration of 0.50 m/s2, the car's velocity is +7.3 m/s. In what time interval did the acceleration occur?
*September 27, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A car traveling in a straight line has a velocity of +4.9 m/s. After an acceleration of 0.50 m/s2, the car's velocity is +7.3 m/s. In what time interval did the acceleration occur? 1 s
*September 27, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A car traveling in a straight line has a velocity of +3.3 m/s. After an acceleration of 0.71 m/s2, the car's velocity is +8.8 m/s. In what time interval did the acceleration occur?
*October 14, 2012 by logan*

**physics**

A car traveling in a straight line has a velocity of +5.6 m/s. After an acceleration of 0.65 m/s2, the car’s velocity is +9.6 m/s. In what time interval did the acceleration occur?
*November 3, 2013 by Jordan*

**physics**

Approaching a flashing pedestrian activated traffic light, a driver must slow down to a speed of 30km/h. If the cross walk is 150m away and the vehicle's initial speed us 59km/h, what must be the magnitude of the car's acceleration to reach the speed limit? Answer is 0.41m/s^2...
*July 3, 2013 by jason*

**Physics**

For a standard production car, the highest road-tested acceleration ever reported occurred in 1993, when a Ford RS200 Evolution went from zero to 26.8 m/s (60 mi/h) in 2.557 s. Find the magnitude of the car's acceleration. Number Units the tolerance is +/-4%
*August 31, 2013 by RW*

**scottsdale CC**

A car travels around a curve at a constant speed of 80.0 km/h. What is the car’s instantaneous velocity at an instant when it is headed west
*February 20, 2012 by juan *

**science**

A car travels 5km to east. Then it goes 3km to north and then 2km to west. What is the displacement the car has traveled?
*November 19, 2012 by Mouli*

**Science.**

A car travels 5km to east. Then it goes 3km to north and then 2km to west. What is the displacement the car has traveled?
*November 21, 2012 by Aj tuhin*

**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**

A car starts from rest at a stop sign. It accelerates at 4.6 m/s^2 for 7.4 s, coasts for 1.8 s, and then slows down at a rate of 3.5 m/s^2 for the next stop sign.How far apart are the stop signs?
*February 1, 2012 by T.J*

**physics**

a comet experiences uniform acceleration from 60 m/s to 183 m/s in 10.0 s. what is its rate of acceleration ?
*January 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A comet experiences uniform acceleration from 60 m/s to 183 m/s in 10.0. what is the rate of acceleration a. 6.0 m/s^2 b. 12.3 m/s^2 c. 18.3 m/s^2 d. 24.3 m/s^2
*February 28, 2012 by Anonymous*

**science**

A comet experiences uniform acceleration from 60 m/s to 183 m/s in 10.0 s. What is its rate of acceleration?
*June 20, 2013 by Anonymous*

**college physics**

A car starts has a position (in meters) given by x=kt^3 +2t where k is a constant ans t is in seconds. The velocity (in m/s) of the car at t=1 is:
*August 24, 2010 by Thomas*

**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*

**Science**

A car is traveling down a hill that makes an angle of 14° with the horizontal. The driver applies her brakes, and the wheels lock so that the car begins to skid. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the tires and the road is μK = 0.55.
*October 14, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physical science test tommorrow**

what is the difference between constant acceleration and uniform acceleration
*February 27, 2008 by sam*

**physics**

A 49.7-cm diameter disk rotates with a constant angular acceleration of 2.7 rad/s2. It starts from rest at t = 0, and a line drawn from the center of the disk to a point P on the rim of the disk makes an angle of 57.3° with the positive x-axis at this time.
*October 23, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a net horizontal force of 7000N is applied to a car which is at rest.the weight of the car is 90000N. what will be the speed of the car after 10 second?
*March 31, 2012 by sugin*

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