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physics
A car is traveling 20m/s when the driver sees a child standing in the road. He takes 0.8s to react, then steps on the brakes and slows at 7.0m/s^2. How far does the car go before it stops? i don't know where to start.
December 6, 2007 by Anonymous

physics
a car is traveling 20.0 m/s when the driver sees a child standing in the road. he takes 0.80 seconds to react, then steps on the brakes and slows at -7.0 m/s squared. how far does the car go before it stops?
February 27, 2012 by allison

Physics
A car traveling at 20m/s when the driver sees a child standing in the road. He takes 0.80s to react, then steps on the brakes and slows at 7.0m/s^2. How far does the car go before it stops?
January 22, 2014 by Sandara

physics
a go cart starts at rest and accelerates to 40 m/s in 200m what is the acceleration of the cyclist?
May 23, 2012 by ben

physics
A bicycle starts from rest and reaches 6.0 m/s after 4 seconds. What is its acceleration?
November 13, 2016 by maha

Physics
1.During a tennis serve,the top of the raquet,which is 15m from its pivot point,accelerats from rest to a speed of 10m/s in a time of 0.10s.Calculate the average tangential acceleration and the top of the racquet and also its angular acceleration. Tangential acceleration = ...
November 14, 2006 by miss sixty

cary collage
"A 2.5-kg block slides down a 25 degree inclined plane with constant acceleration. The block starts from rest at the top. At the bottom, its velocity reaches 0.65 m/s. The length of the incline is 1.6m. a) What is the acceleration of the block? b) What is the coefficient of ...
September 27, 2010 by sahan

Physics
What is the acceleration of a car that goes from 20 to 30 km/h in 1.5s? At the same acceleration, how long will it take the car to go from 30 to 36 km/h?
June 28, 2016 by Yoongi

Physics
What is the acceleration of a car that goes from 20 to 30 km/h in 1.5s? At the same acceleration, how long will it take the car to go from 30 to 36 km/h?
June 29, 2016 by Yoongi

Physics
Two cars are drag racing, starting from rest at t = 0, on a straight and level road. Team Alpha's car produces acceleration ax = alpha t^(-1/2) ; while Team Beta's car produces acceleration ax = Beta ; for all t > 0, where alpha and beta are positive constants with suitable...
February 9, 2011 by Abi

Physics
A toy slides down an inclined plane which makes an angle of 60 degrees with the horizontal. It starts from rest and achieves a final velocity of 8 m/s in 5 seconds at the bottom of the plane. a. What is the acceleration down the plane? b. What is the distance along the plane ...
November 2, 2013 by Tsunayoshi

physics
A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 70 mi/h sees a deer 90 m away on the road. Calculate the minimum constant acceleration that is necessary for the car to stop without hitting the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime).
August 22, 2010 by tommy

physics
A train is traveling south at 25.6 m/s when the brakes are applied. It slows down with a constant acceleration to a speed of 6.90 m/s in a time of 8.38 s. What is the acceleration of the train during the 8.38-s interval?
September 8, 2015 by Anonymous

physics
A solid sphere of uniform density starts from rest and rolls without slipping a distance of d = 3.4 m down a q = 29° incline. The sphere has a mass M = 3.7 kg and a radius R = 0.28 m. What is the magnitude of the frictional force on the sphere?
April 9, 2010 by rufy

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

science physics
A car slows to a stop with an average acceleration of - 3.0 m/s2. How long will it take to slow the car from 15 m/s to a position of rest?
January 29, 2013 by denise

physics
A car engine accelerates at a constant rate from 170 rpm to 3050 rpm in 7 seconds. I have found that at t=0, the angular velocity (omega)=17.8 rad/s, the angular acceleration (alpha)= 43.1 rad/s^2, the tangential acceleration = 7.76 m/s^2, and the centripetal acceleration is ...
April 27, 2009 by Elle

physics
The following table lists data for the speed and radius of three examples of uniform circular motion. Find the magnitude of the centripetal acceleration for each example.
October 28, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
an object travels in a straight line at a constant acceleration for 6 seconds.in the first 2 seconds it travels 18 metres and in entire 6 seconds it covers 102 metres. find the acceleration.
March 7, 2010 by Ankur

physics
The combined mass of a race car and its driver is 600. kilograms. Traveling at a constant speed, the car completes one lap around a circular track of radius 160 meters in 36 seconds. A) Based on the given information, calculate the speed of the car. B) Calculate the magnitude ...
January 10, 2010 by Nicole

physics
In a game of shuffleboard, a disk with an initial speed travels of 3.2m/s travels 6.0m (a) what is the acceleration of the disk? (b) what is the coefficient of friction between the floor and the disk? So far I've gotten to the equation vf^2 - vi^2 = 2a(xf-xi) because time isn'...
October 19, 2014 by Jordan

science
a stone of mass 50g is being rotated in a circle of r 50cm with a uniform speed of 2m\s. what is the acceleration of the stone
May 11, 2013 by swetha

ssm
a stone of mass 50g is being rotated in a circle of radius 50 cm with a uniform speed of 2 m/s what is the acceleration of the stone ?
June 11, 2013 by sai geetha

Science
Project Work-Draw(x-t)graph on graph paper which represents a body is travelling with uniform acceleration.
June 17, 2013 by Nandani Raj

Science
A free proton and a free electron are placed in a uniform electric field. Which of the 2 will experience a greater acceleration?
May 11, 2015 by Krishna santhosh

physics
A car travels in a straight line for 3.7h at a constant speed of 63 km/h. What is the acceleration? Answer in m/s^2
June 14, 2011 by alexa

Physics
Two cars are drag racing, starting from rest at t = 0, on a straight and level road. Team Alpha's car produces acceleration ax = alpha t^(-1/2) ; while Team Beta's car produces acceleration ax = Beta ; for all t > 0, where alpha and beta are positive constants with suitable...
February 9, 2011 by Abi

physics
a car moving on a straight road with a speed of 20m/s. at t=0 the driver of the car applies the breaks after watching an obstacle 150m ahead. after application of breaks, the car retards with 2m/s^2. find the position of the car from the obstacle at t=15s.
July 3, 2011 by pavatharani

mechanics
please help solve these questions (1a). The gravitational field strength g on the earth’s surface is 9.8N/kg. explain what this means.(b) Using the law of gravity, show that gr2= k. Where g=gravitational field strength at a distance r from the center of the earth (r>Re), ...
January 1, 2016 by incredible

Physics
A car traveling 51.1 km/h is 29.6 m from a barrier when the driver slams on the brakes. The car hits the barrier 3.08 s later. (a) What is the car's constant deceleration magnitude before impact? (b) How fast is the car traveling at impact?
September 8, 2015 by Jair

Science
A car is moving at a constant velocity when it is involved in a collision.the car comes to rest after 0.45sec with an average acceleration of 65,0 m/s2 in the direction opposite that of the car's velocity. What was the speed ,in km/h, of the car before the collision?
March 8, 2013 by Gift

physics
A uniform solid sphere rolls down an incline. (a) What must be the incline angle if the linear acceleration of the center of the sphere is to have a magnitude of 0.20g? 1° (b) If a frictionless block were to slide down the incline at that angle, would its acceleration ...
January 5, 2011 by Joey

Physics
A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 56.0 mi/h sees a deer 116 m away on the road. Calculate the minimum constant acceleration that is necessary for the car to stop without hitting the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime).
February 2, 2012 by Kristin

Physics
A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 56.0 mi/h sees a deer 116 m away on the road. Calculate the minimum constant acceleration that is necessary for the car to stop without hitting the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime).
February 2, 2012 by Alex

physics
A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 55.3 mi/h sees a deer 108 m away on the road. Calculate the minimum constant acceleration that is necessary for the car to stop without hitting the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime).
August 22, 2012 by Simone

Physics
A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 56.1 mi/h sees a deer 103 m away on the road. Calculate the minimum constant acceleration that is necessary for the car to stop without hitting the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime). (in m/s^2)
January 19, 2015 by Madison

Physics
As a train approaches the city it sees a stalled car on the tracks. The train slams on its brakes going from 25 m/s to rest in 30 s. How far away was the stalled car when the train conductor slammed on the brakes?
September 30, 2013 by Vanessa

physics
A merry-go-round starts from rest and accelerates uniformly over 29.0 s to a final angular velocity of 5.35 rev/min. (a) Find the maximum linear speed of a person sitting on the merry-go-round 4.50 m from the center. (b) Find the person's maximum radial acceleration. (c) Find ...
March 1, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
A merry-go-round starts from rest and accelerates uniformly over 26.0 s to a final angular velocity of 5.50 rev/min. (a) Find the maximum linear speed of a person sitting on the merry-go-round 4.25 m from the center. (b) Find the person's maximum radial acceleration. (c) Find ...
March 14, 2012 by John

physics
A car is traveling along a straight road at a velocity of +35.1 m/s when its engine cuts out. For the next 1.95 seconds, the car slows down, and its average acceleration is . For the next 6.52 seconds, the car slows down further, and its average acceleration is . The velocity ...
September 20, 2016 by Tamara

Physics (please help)
Two cars are drag racing, starting from rest at t = 0, on a straight and level road. Team Alpha's car produces acceleration ax = alpha t^(-1/2) ; while Team Beta's car produces acceleration ax = Beta ; for all t > 0, where alpha and beta are positive constants with suitable...
February 11, 2011 by Abi

Physics
A car traveling 56 km/h is 21.0 m from a barrier when the driver slams on the brakes. The car hits the barrier 2.17 s later. a)What was the car's constant deceleration before impact? b)How fast was the car traveling at impact?
September 2, 2009 by Nick

physics
An airplane is flying above the Earth's surface at a height of 10.9 km. The centripetal acceleration of the plane is 16.7 m/s2. What is the angular velocity of the plane moving in uniform circular motion? Take the radius of the earth to be 6400 km. Please help, I've tried ...
November 29, 2016 by Uoit student

physics
2.The distance travelled by a body moving with uniform acceleration in the nth second is given by Sn=3.8+0.4n,find the velocity of the body
May 20, 2012 by srikar

physics
a stone of mass 50g is being rotated in circle of radius 50cm with a uniform speed of 2m/s.what is the acceleration of the stone?
May 26, 2013 by saadiqah sheerin

physics
The velocity of a sprinter is 9m / s. After 4 seconds, his velocity become zero. If acceleration is taken to be uniform. Find its value
June 26, 2014 by site

physics
A rocket, initially at rest on the ground, accelerates straight upward from rest with constant acceleration 29.4 . The acceleration period lasts for time 9.00 until the fuel is exhausted. After that, the rocket is in free fall. Find the maximum height reached by the rocket. ...
May 25, 2011 by ahhhh!

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 6.00 until the fuel is exhausted. After that, the rocket is in free fall. Find the maximum height reached by the rocket. ...
September 8, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
a train starts from rest ad at the end of 90° seconds has a speed of 10km/h. What is the acceleration?
July 30, 2012 by zianna

physics
Consult Interactive Solution 2.22 before beginning this problem. A car is traveling along a straight road at a velocity of +38.8 m/s when its engine cuts out. For the next 2.01 seconds, the car slows down, and its average acceleration is . For the next 6.36 seconds, the car ...
December 16, 2015 by trish

Physics
At an accident scene on a level road, investigators measure a car's skid mark to be 68 m long. It was a rainy day and the coefficient of friction was estimated to be 0.40. Using the work-energy theorem determine the speed of the car when the driver slammed on (and locked) the ...
February 22, 2015 by Jennifer

physics
Consider the directions of the velocity and the acceleration vectors of an object in uniform circular motion. A. Both vectors point away from the center. B. The velocity points along the tangent, and the acceleration is zero, since the speed is constant. C. The velocity points...
March 23, 2017 by Idali

physics
A car is traveling along a straight road at a velocity of +32.7 m/s when its engine cuts out. For the next 1.04 seconds, the car slows down, and its average acceleration is . For the next 5.23 seconds, the car slows down further, and its average acceleration is . The velocity ...
September 18, 2012 by gary

physics
A car is traveling along a straight road at a velocity of +27.7 m/s when its engine cuts out. For the next 1.94 seconds, the car slows down, and its average acceleration is . For the next 4.92 seconds, the car slows down further, and its average acceleration is . The velocity ...
September 9, 2014 by S

Phsics
A car is traveling along a straight road at a velocity of +38.8 m/s when its engine cuts out. For the next 2.01 seconds, the car slows down, and its average acceleration is . For the next 6.36 seconds, the car slows down further, and its average acceleration is . The velocity ...
December 16, 2015 by Courtney

physics(help!!!!!!!)
A 1200kg car going 25m/s is brought to a stop using its brakes. Assuming that a total of approximately 20kg of iron in the brakes and wheels absorbs the heat produced by friction. What was the car’s original kinetic energy and after the car has stopped, what is the change in...
April 25, 2011 by H.T

physics
A car speed up from 18m/s to 34 m/s in 2 seconds A) find the cars acceleration must write down all given information and show the work B) What does this acceleration tell us about the motion of the car?
May 3, 2012 by lisa

Physics
A block slides down a frictionless plane having an inclination of 14.3°. If the block starts from rest at the top and the length of this incline is 1.77 m, find the acceleration of the block. b)What is the block's speed when it reaches the bottom of the incline? i found the ...
October 26, 2008 by Anonymous

physics
An ore car of mass 40000 kg starts from rest and rolls downhill on tracks from a mine. At the end of the tracks, 16 m lower vertically, is a horizontally situated spring with constant 2.7 × 105 N/m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Ignore friction. How much is the ...
March 6, 2016 by Jeje

physics
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +17 m/s^2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -6.10 m/s^2. How fast us the racer moving 3.50*10^2 m after the parachute opens?
November 11, 2008 by Anonymous

physics
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +18.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -6.30 m/s^2. How fast is the racer moving 2.70 x 10^2 m after the parachute opens?
August 15, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
A car travels in a straight line for 4.5 h at a constant speed of 61 km/h . What is its acceleration? Answer in units of m/s2.
September 23, 2010 by !

Physics
A car travels in a straight line for 5.4 h at a constant speed of 79 km/h . What is its acceleration? Answer in units of m/s2.
February 14, 2011 by Diana

physics
A car travels in a straight line for 4.9 h at a constant speed of 73 km/h . What is its acceleration? Answer in units of m/s2
September 25, 2011 by anon

physics
A car travels in a straight line for 5 h at a constant speed of 73 km/h . What is its acceleration? Answer in units of m/s2
September 26, 2011 by anon

Physics
A car travels in a straight line for 3.9 h at a constant speed of 83 km/h . What is its acceleration? Answer in units of m/s2
September 4, 2012 by tgarci10

Physics
A car travels in a straight line for 4.8 h at a constant speed of 63 km/h . What is its acceleration? Answer in units of m/s 2
September 25, 2012 by Alexus

physics
A car travels in a straight line for 4.8 h at a constant speed of 57 km/h . What is its acceleration? Answer in units of m/s
November 8, 2012 by alex

Physics
A car travels in a straight line for 4 h at a constant speed of 63 km/h. What is its acceleration? Answer in units of m/s^2?
August 31, 2013 by Sid

physics
A car travels in a straight line for 2.8 h at a constant speed of 53 km/h . What is its acceleration? Answer in units of m/s 2
October 21, 2014 by bill

physics
A car travels in a straight line for 3.9 h at a constant speed of 63 km/h. What is its acceleration? Answer in units of m/s2
October 30, 2014 by chursea

Physics
A car travels in a straight line for 2.9 h at a constant speed of 77 km/h . What is its acceleration? Answer in units of m/s^2
August 25, 2015 by Anonymous

Physics
Q: A car travels in a straight line for 4.6 h at a constant speed of 95 km/h . What is its acceleration? Answer in units of m/s 2
October 5, 2015 by anonymous

Physics
A speeder traveling at a constant speed of 102 km/h races past a billboard. A patrol car pursues from rest with constant acceleration of (9 km/h)/s until it reaches its maximum speed of 146 km/h, which it maintains until it catches up with the speeder. How long does it take ...
January 28, 2012 by Anon

physics
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +24.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.40 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.75 102 m after the parachute opens?
January 31, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +24.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -6.10 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 2.55 102 m after the parachute opens?
August 17, 2010 by yoyoma

physics
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +20.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.20 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.75 102 m after the parachute opens?
August 30, 2010 by demi

AP physics
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +23.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.10 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 2.50 102 m after the parachute opens?
September 27, 2010 by arian

phsics
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +16.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.60 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 2.90 102 m after the parachute opens?
August 23, 2011 by Paul

physics
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 384 m with an acceleration of +19.3 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -6.33 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 302 m after the parachute opens?
December 13, 2011 by chris

Physics
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 393 m with an acceleration of +16.3 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.51 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.31E+2 m after the parachute opens?
January 30, 2013 by L'dya

Physics
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 393 m with an acceleration of +16.3 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.51 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.31E+2 m after the parachute opens?
January 30, 2013 by L'dya

physics
While travelling a distance of 27m the velocity of a train increased from 12m/sec to 54km/hr what is the uniform acceleration of the train.
December 12, 2010 by sumendra

Physics
A body is moving with uniform acceleration describe 40m in first 5second and 65m in next 5second. It's initial velocity will be?
September 13, 2016 by Akshita

Physics
A proton with mass 1.67×10−27 kg and charge 1.60×10−19 C accelerates from rest in a uniform electric field of strength 500 N/C. (a) What is the magnitude of the acceleration of the proton? (b) How long does it take the proton to reach a speed of 35,000 m/s? (c) ...
July 10, 2014 by Jane

physics
As a traffic light turns green, a waiting car starts with a constant acceleration of 6.0 m/s^2. At the instant the car begins to accelerate, a truck with a constant velocity of 21 m/s passes in the next lane. A)How far will the car travel before it overtakes the truck? B)How ...
September 28, 2008 by HELP PLEASE!!

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 3.596 s. Find the magnitude of the car's acceleration.
September 25, 2016 by Sherlie

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

calc
A car travels along a straight road for 30 seconds starting at time t = 0. Its acceleration in ft/sec2 is given by the linear graph below for the time interval [0, 30]. At t = 0, the velocity of the car is 0 and its position is 10. What is the velocity of the car when t = 6? ...
August 23, 2015 by Anonymous

college physics
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +24.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.40 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.75 102 m after the parachute opens
January 31, 2010 by brittany

College Physics 1
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +24.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.40 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.75 102 m after the parachute opens
January 31, 2010 by james

College Physics 1
A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +24.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.40 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.75 102 m after the parachute opens
January 31, 2010 by james

Calculus
A car starts from point P at time t=0 and travels at 45 mph. A)write an expression d(t) for the distance the car travels from p. (would it just be y=45x??) B)What is the slope of the graph? what does it have to do with the Car? D)Create a scenario in which t could have ...
August 24, 2011 by Sarah

Physics 2
A particle with a mass of 3.65×10^−24 kg and a charge of 6.40×10^−19 C starts at rest and is accelerated for a distance of 0.102 m through a uniform electric field having strength E = 7.25×10^4 N/C. What is the resulting speed of the particle(m/s)?
July 18, 2015 by Skippy

Physics
A young woman named Kathy Kool buys a sports car that can accelerate at the rate of 5.14 m/s 2 . She decides to test the car by drag racing with another speedster, Stan Speedy. Both start from rest, but experienced Stan leaves the starting line 0.78 s before Kathy. Stan moves ...
October 3, 2013 by Tre

physics
An experimental rocket car starting from rest reaches a speed of 560 km/h after a straight 450 m run on a level salt flat. Assuming that acceleration is constant, answer the following questios. (a) What was the time of the run? Your answer is incorrect. s (b) What is the ...
September 30, 2011 by charly

AP Physics
A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 62 mi/h sees a deer 112 m away on the road. Calculate the magnitude of the acceleration necessary for the car to stop just barely missing the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime). Answer in units of m/s2
September 11, 2011 by Margo

physics
A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 41.7 mi/h sees a deer 88 m away on the road. Calculate the magnitude of the acceleration necessary for the car to stop just barely miss- ing the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime). Answer in units of m/s2
January 15, 2012 by Dustin

Physics
3. An 80 kg skier is skiing down a slope (assume its frictionless) as shown in the diagram. The skier then hits a patch of sandy snow that applies a constant frictional force of 320 N directed up the slope. a. What is the skiers acceleration before hitting the sandy snow? b. ...
January 27, 2015 by Krystal

physic
Lai was driving north on Hwy 75 with a speed of 56.9 m/s when she heard on a CB that a patrolman was hiding 127.3 m north of where she is. Knowing that the patrolman can start clocking the car in 2.7 seconds, Lai decided to slow to 34.2 m/s. and immediately pressed on the ...
August 24, 2011 by Shannon

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