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April 18, 2015

April 18, 2015

Number of results: 33,312

**physics**

A 1500.0 kg car accelerates uniformly to double its speed from 35.9 km/h in 4.74 s. What net force acted on this car?
*February 5, 2013 by Emily*

**Science**

A race car, moves at a constant speed around an oval track. Is the car accelerating? Why or why not?
*February 23, 2013 by Mia*

**Physics**

A car is travelling along a highway with a speed of 25 m/s when the driver sees an obstruction 1.80*10^2 m directly ahead. It takes the driver 0.80s to react and begin braking. a) How far does the car travel before it begins to slow down? b) How long will it take the car to ...
*March 4, 2013 by Mike*

**Physics Lab**

Collision derivation problem. A car is released from rest on a frictionless inclined plane. Assume h/L is approximately equal to y/x. equations. If the car has a mass of 0.2 kg, the ratio of height to width of the ramp is 11/110, the initial displacement is 2.25 m, and the ...
*July 20, 2013 by Tiff*

**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*

**Physics**

Two cars travel in the same direction along a straight highway, on at a constant speed of 38.0 mi/h and the other at 89.0 mi/h. (a) Assuming they start at the same point, how much sooner does the faster car arrive at a destination 44.0 mi away? (b) How far must the faster car ...
*September 9, 2013 by Kelsey*

**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 **

A young woman named Kathy Kool buys a sports car that can accelerate at the rate of 4.77 m/s2. She decides to test the car by dragging with another speedster, Stan Speedy. Both start from rest, but experienced Stan leaves the starting line 1.04 s before Kathy. If Stan moves ...
*February 2, 2012 by Mathew*

**Physics**

A young woman named Kathy Kool buys a sports car that can accelerate at the rate of 4.53 m/s2. She decides to test the car by dragging with another speedster, Stan Speedy. Both start from rest, but experienced Stan leaves the starting line 1.01 s before Kathy. If Stan moves ...
*September 20, 2013 by Connor*

**Physics**

1. A ball is launched from a cliff with an initial velcity of 10 m/s at an angle of 40 degrees above horizontal. If the ball lands 24 m away, determine the height of the cliff. 2. if the mass A is 1 kg and the mass of B is 6.0 kg, determine the acceleration of the system and ...
*June 27, 2014 by Liz*

**college math**

Braking distance The braking distance y in feetthat it takes for a car to stop on wet ,level pavement can be estimated by y = 1/9 x^2, where the x is the speed of the car in miles per hour Find the speed associated with with each braking distance. (a.) 25 feet (b.) 361 (c.) 784
*April 28, 2011 by Shin*

**Physics**

A car of mass 1200kg starts from rest, accelerates uniformly to a speed of 4.0 meters per second in 2.0 seconds and continues moving at this constant speed in a horizontal straight line for an additional 10 seconds. the brakes are then applied and the car is brought to rest in...
*December 4, 2012 by Ken*

**Physics: mechanics **

A 250g bullet with a speed of 500m/s passes through the center of a 1.5kg square wooden block [ side length 18cm] at rest upon a horizontal frictionless surface. As it exits the block, the bullet has a speed of 150m/s. A) find the initial speed of the center of mass of the ...
*October 20, 2014 by Michelle *

**Physics**

a 9.50-g bullet. moving horizontally with an initial speed vi , embeds itself in a 1.45-kg pendulum bob that is initially at rest. The length of the pendulum is L=0.745m. After the collision, the pendulum swings to one side and comes to rest when it has gained a vertical ...
*August 5, 2011 by AfterLife*

**Physics ~please help me!**

1.) A car (m=1200 kg) moves form 2.0 m/s to 15.0 m/s in 100 m. a) What is the initial kinetic energy of the car? b) What is the final kinetic energy of the car? c) what is the net work applied to the car? d) what force is applied to the car? 2.) A simple pendelum is 1.5 m long...
*February 3, 2013 by Isis*

**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*

**Physics**

When you take your 1300-kg car out for a spin, you go around a corner of radius 57.8 m with a speed of 15.2 m/s. The coefficient of static friction between the car and the road is 0.82. Assuming your car doesn't skid, what is the force exerted on it by static friction? Please ...
*October 16, 2012 by Alyssa*

**physics**

A 590 kg racing car completes one lap in 14.3 seconds around a circular track with a radios of 45.0 meters. The car moves at constant speed. (A) what is the acceleration of the car? (B) what force must the track exert on the tires to produse this acceleration?
*December 11, 2014 by Natalie*

**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 car accelerates uniformly from rest to a speed of 64.5 km/h (17.9 m/s) in 10 s. Find the distance the car travels during this time.
*February 16, 2010 by lindsey*

**Physics**

if a car is moving around a circular track at a constant speed of 55 mi/h, is there a net force acting on the car?
*October 25, 2010 by Janice*

**hjysical science**

A car makes a turn with a 20m radius, the car's speed is 10m.s. what is the centripetal acceleration?
*August 11, 2011 by Tally*

**physics**

A car accelerates uniformly from rest to a speed of 55 km/h (15 m/s) in 14 s. Find the distance the car travels during this time.
*October 8, 2011 by Girl*

**Physics**

A car accelerates uniformly from rest to a speed of 72.7 km/h (20.2m/s) in 11 second. the distance the car travels during this time.
*September 4, 2012 by helen*

**science**

a car starts from a stop. at the end of 30 seconds its speed is 20 meters per second. what is the acceleration of the car?
*February 22, 2012 by morgan*

**PHYSICS**

At a drag race, a jet car travels 1/4 mile in 5.2 seconds. What is the final speed of the car and its acceleration?
*October 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A car moving with a speed of 85 km/h is brought to rest in a didtance of 60 m. How much time did the car take to stop?
*November 27, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a car driving down a road due south at a constant speed of 55 mph. what is the car's acceleration? how do you know
*May 28, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

choose the correct answer and why? a car starts from rest and reaches speed of 80 km/h in 16 s the average acceleration of the car is: a\ 0.7 m/s*2 b\1.4 m/s*2 c\5 m/s*2
*February 20, 2014 by Reem*

**physics**

A car accelerates uniformly from rest to a speed of 73.6 mi/h in 7.68 s. Find the constant acceleration of the car. Answer in units of m/s 2
*October 21, 2014 by tom*

**Physics**

A car leaves skid marks 72m in length. The deceleration is 7.2m/s^2. What is the speed of the car before braking?
*January 23, 2015 by David*

**Science!!!**

A 2,500 kg car moves at 15 m/s^2; 15m/s^2 is the (blank) of the car. A. Acceleration B. Force C. Velocity D. Speed Is the answer D? Thank you
*February 11, 2015 by Callie*

**Physics **

at a drag race a jet car travels 1/4 miles in 5.2 seconds. what is the final speed of the car and its acceleration?
*February 24, 2015 by Zara *

**physics help**

1. A roller coaster car starts from rest and rolls down a frictionless track, reaching speed fv at the bottom. a. If you want the car to go two times as fast at the bottom, by what factor must you increase the height of the track? b. Does your answer to part (a) depend on ...
*November 7, 2008 by joyce*

**Intergated chemistry/physics**

A car is accelerated at a rate of 2.5 meters/second^2. If the starting speed is 5.0 meters/second, how many seconds will it take the car to reach a final speed of 27.0 meters/second?
*October 3, 2012 by Laura*

**physics**

which of the following is there no net work? A car accelerates down a hill. A car travels at constant speed on a flat road. A car decelerates on a flat road. A car decelerates as it travels up a hill. I say its the first one
*August 6, 2011 by Kate*

**Physics ***HELP*****

please explain how you got the answer car A - 20m/s car B - 30m/s Assume that both cars are 5m long. Suppose that car B is 20m behind car A is attempting to overtake car A. How long will it take for car B to arrive 10m ahead of car A?
*July 3, 2008 by Tom*

**physics**

A car is traveling at a constant speed of 27.1 m/s on a highway. At the instant this car passes an entrance ramp, a second car enters the highway from the ramp. The second car starts from rest and has a constant acceleration. What acceleration must it maintain, so that the two...
*October 10, 2011 by abbie*

**physics**

The (nonconservative) force propelling a 1.50 103-kg car up a mountain road does 5.10 106 J of work on the car. The car starts from rest at sea level and has a speed of 31.5 m/s at an altitude of 1.90 102 m above sea level. Obtain the work done on the car by the combined ...
*March 14, 2012 by Natasha*

**phyics**

A car is traveling at a constant speed of 31.8 m/s on a highway. At the instant this car passes an entrance ramp, a second car enters the highway from the ramp. The second car starts from rest and has a constant acceleration. What acceleration must it maintain, so that the ...
*September 24, 2013 by larry*

**Physics**

A little red wagon with mass 7.0kg moves in a straight line on a frictionless horizontal surface. It has an initial speed of4.00 m/s and then is pushed 3.0m in the direction of the initial velocity by a force with a magnitude of 10.0 N a.) Use the work-energy theorem to ...
*October 15, 2012 by Frankie*

**Physics**

A little red wagon with mass 7.0kg moves in a straight line on a frictionless horizontal surface. It has an initial speed of4.00 m/s and then is pushed 3.0m in the direction of the initial velocity by a force with a magnitude of 10.0 N a.) Use the work-energy theorem to ...
*October 15, 2012 by Frankie*

**calculus**

2. A bullet is fired from the ground at an angle of 45o above the horizontal. What initial speed vo must the bullet have in order to hit a point 550 ft high on a tower located 600 ft away (ignoring air resistance)? 3. The Giant Ferris Wheel in Vienna has radius R = 30 m (...
*April 14, 2012 by nady*

**alg application**

two cars leave the station at 9:00 am. the first car head due south at an avg speed of 54mph. the second car heads due west at an avg speed of 72mph. how far apart will the cars be at 1:00pm? my solution: 360mi is this correct
*January 8, 2012 by luckybee*

**Physics **

Car A uses tires for which the coefficient of static friction is 0.357 on a particular unbanked curve. The maximum speed at which the car can negotiate this curve is 27.7 m/s. Car B uses tires for which the coefficient of static friction is 0.737 on the same curve. What is the...
*June 27, 2013 by Justin S.*

**physics **

Car A uses tires for which the coefficient of static friction is 0.333 on a particular unbanked curve. The maximum speed at which the car can negotiate this curve is 13.8 m/s. Car B uses tires for which the coefficient of static friction is 0.843 on the same curve. What is the...
*October 20, 2014 by S*

**physics**

Jin is sitting on top of a hemispherical, frictionless igloo of radius 2.40 meters. His friend pushes him, giving him an initial speed. Jin slides along the igloo and loses contact with it after he has traveled 1.60 meters along the surface. What was his initial speed?
*February 4, 2015 by Yee*

**physics**

A speeding car is pulling away from a police car. The police car is moving at 30 m/s. The radar gun in the police car emits an electromagnetic wave with a frequency of 20.0 x 10^9 Hz. The wave reflects from the speeding car and returns to the police car where the frequency is ...
*August 21, 2010 by Liz*

**Physics**

To qualify for the finals in a racing event, a race car must achieve an average speed of 225 km/h on a track with a total length of 1.4 km. If a particular car covers the first half of the track at an average speed of 205 km/h, what minimum average speed must it have in the ...
*June 15, 2014 by Piper*

**Physics**

A car sits in an entrance ramp to a freeway, waiting for a break in the traffic. The driver sees a small gap between a van and an 18-wheel truck and accelerates with constant acceleration along the ramp and onto the freeway. The car starts from rest, moves in a straight line, ...
*July 5, 2011 by Holly*

**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 is safely negotiating an unbanked circular turn at a speed of 29 m/s. The road is dry, and the maximum static frictional force acts on the tires. Suddenly a long wet patch in the road decreases the maximum static frictional force to one-ninth of its dry-road value. If ...
*October 2, 2012 by Lindsay*

**Physics**

A car is safely negotiating an unbanked circular turn at a speed of 18 m/s. The road is dry, and the maximum static frictional force acts on the tires. Suddenly a long wet patch in the road decreases the maximum static frictional force to one-ninth of its dry-road value. If ...
*September 25, 2014 by Anon*

**physics**

. A car is safely negotiating an unbanked circular turn at a speed of 19 m/s. The road is dry, and the maximum static frictional force acts on the tires. Suddenly a long wet patch in the road decreases the maximum static frictional force to one third of its dry-road value. If ...
*October 22, 2014 by vik*

**Physics**

a frictionless roller coaster car of mass m = 719 kg tops the first hill with speed v0 = 15.2 m/s at height h = 48.9 m. How much work does the gravitational force do on the car from that point to (a) point A, (b) point B, and (c) point C? If the gravitational potential energy ...
*March 7, 2012 by Brando*

**Physics**

A driver of a car traveling at 16.6 m/s applies the brakes, causing a uniform deceleration of 3.0 m/s^2. How long does it take the car to accelerate to a ﬁnal speed of 12.1 m/s? Answer in units of s part 2- How far has the car moved during the braking period? Answer in ...
*September 29, 2012 by neko alice*

**physics**

A first object is thrown vertically upward with some initial speed and some initial height above the ground. Simultaneously, a second object is thrown straight down with the same initial speed and same initial height above the ground. Before the second object reaches the ...
*August 24, 2010 by jake*

**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*

**Physics**

A car is traveling a road that makes quarter of a circle with a constant speed. What is the magnitude of the average velocity of the car?
*March 1, 2011 by Jasalle*

**Physics **

A car is moving at 10 m/s when it begins to be accelerated at 2.5m/s2. how long does the car take to reach a speed of 25 m/s? How far does it go during this period?
*September 9, 2011 by Kris*

**Physics**

A car accelerates uniformly in a straight line from rest at the rate of 2.7 m/s 2 . What is the speed of the car after it has traveled 58 m? Answer in m/s
*September 18, 2011 by Hayley*

**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 *

**Physics**

A car of mass m = 1450 kg is traveling at a speed of v0 = 79 km/h (21.9 m/s). Calculate the work that must be done by the brakes to completely stop the car in kJ
*May 27, 2012 by Nate*

**physics**

A formula one car is moving at mach 0.16 when the temperature of the air is 20.0c. What is the speed of the car in kilometers per hour?
*June 6, 2012 by Melissa*

**physics**

a car skids to a halt at a rate of -9.4 m/s2. the skid marks measure 34 m. what speed was the car going when it slammed on the brakes?
*September 17, 2012 by karla*

**science**

a car eneters a freeway with a speed of 6.7 m\s and accelerates uniformly for 3.0 I 3.8 min . how fas the car moving after this time?
*September 22, 2013 by Monique*

**Physics**

A 12,000kg railroad car traveling at 12.0m/s couples with an identical car sitting on the tracks. What is the speed of the joined card?
*April 22, 2014 by Shon*

**physics**

A car accelerates uniformly from rest to a speed of 73.6 mi/h in 7.68 s. How do i find the distance the car traveled during this time, in units of m
*October 22, 2014 by tom*

**physics**

a car moving at 30 m/s slows to a speed of 10 m/s in a time of 5 s. determine a.) the acceleration of the car (b). the distance it moves in the third second.
*March 10, 2015 by sha*

**physics**

Question Part Points Submissions Used 1 2 3 4 5 0/5 –/5 5/5 0/5 0/5 1/10 0/10 1/10 2/10 2/10 Total 5/25 A car initially traveling eastward turns north by traveling in a circular path at uniform speed as in the figure below. The length of the arc ABC is 210 m, and the car ...
*October 22, 2011 by carlton*

**physics**

You are arguing over a cell phone while trailing an unmarked police car by 25.0 m; both your car and the police car are traveling at 120 km/h. Your argument diverts your attention from the police car for 2.0 s (long enough for you to look at the phone and yell,“I won't do that...
*September 5, 2013 by katie*

**Physics**

A 0.90 × 10^3 kg sports car collides into the rear end of a 2.4 × 10^3 kg SUV stopped at a red light. The bumpers lock, the brakes are locked, and the two cars skid forward 4.6 m before stopping. The police officer, estimating the coefficient of kinetic friction between tires ...
*October 20, 2011 by kago*

**Physics**

A car is traveling along a straight road at a velocity of +36.0 m/s when its engine cuts out. For the next ten seconds, the car slows down, and its average acceleration is 1. For the next five seconds, the car slows down further, and its average acceleration is 2. The velocity...
*May 7, 2007 by Papito*

**physics**

A car has an initial velocity of 20 m/s to the right, 17 seconds later it is seen to be moving at 46 m/s to the left. WHAT DISTANCE DID IT TRAVEL? Does the 17 seconds include the initial 20m/s? If not, how do I find the other distance. If so... What do I do. Sorry I am in a ...
*August 30, 2014 by Debby*

**Physics**

A helicopter is flying in a straight line over a level field at a constant speed of 21.7 m/s and at a constant altitude of 11.5 m. A package is ejected horizontally from the helicopter with an initial speed of 21.6 m/s relative to the helicopter, and a direction opposite to ...
*November 4, 2007 by Lindsay*

**college physics**

Let the radius of the circular segment be 108 m, the mass of the car 1861 kg, and the coefficient of the static friction between the road and the tire 0.9. The banking angle is not given. Find the magnitude of the normal force N which the road exerts on the car at the opti-mal...
*October 5, 2010 by mark*

**Physics**

A car moving at some speed hits the brakes and skids to a stop after 11 m on a level road. If the coefficient of friction for the road conditions of wet asphalt is 0.53, what was the car's original speed before braking? I have used multiple modes to find the answer and have ...
*October 22, 2014 by Kirstie *

**Physics**

1)As a sound source moves away from a stationary observer, the number of waves will. A)increase B)decrease C)remain the same D)need to know the speed of the source (answer:decrease.) As the detector recedes from the source, the relative velocity is smaller, resulting in a ...
*April 7, 2008 by Jon*

**physics**

speed of the car is 47.52 km/hr. a lorry wheel is rotating at 400 RPM. what is the radius (in cm) of a lorry wheel if the lorry has a same speed with the car?
*November 27, 2011 by HELP ME!!!!*

**math physics i think**

We have 2 cars. Car "A" and car "B" if car A weighs 3180 lbs If car "B" weighes 2000 pounds How fast would car "A" have to travel to knock car "B" 32 feet?
*September 24, 2011 by Jay Schmetz*

**physics**

A 2.9 × 103 kg car accelerates from rest at the top of a driveway that is sloped at an angle of 16.0 with the horizontal. An average frictional force of 4.2×103 N impedes the car’s motion so that the car’s speed at the bottom of the driveway is 4.6 m/s. The acceleration of ...
*November 29, 2011 by Matt*

**physics**

I'm driving along at a constant speed in my 3 metre long car when I notice that I am accidentally driving through a red light. If the rear of my car passes under the light 0.3 seconds after the front of my car, how fast am I driving in m/s?
*February 3, 2014 by suresh*

**physics**

I'm driving along at a constant speed in my 3 meter long car when I notice that I am accidentally driving through a red light. If the rear of my car passes under the light 0.3 seconds after the front of my car, how fast am I driving in m/s?
*February 26, 2014 by hamza*

**physics**

I'm driving along at a constant speed in my 3 meter long car when I notice that I am accidentally driving through a red light. If the rear of my car passes under the light 0.3 seconds after the front of my car, how fast am I driving in m/s?
*February 28, 2014 by yogesh*

**physics **

How would I graph a collision. i.e if I have a problem A 12,000 kg railroad car traveling at a speed of 19 m/s strikes an identical car at rest. If the cars lock together as a result of the collision, what is their common speed afterward? What would my x axis be and what would...
*January 25, 2010 by Brendan *

**physic**

If the work required to speed up a car from 13 km/h to 20 km/h is 6.5×103 J, what would be the work required to increase the car’s speed from 20 km/h to 35 km/h?
*February 23, 2011 by paul*

**Physics**

What is the kinetic energy of an ideal projectile of mass 19.4 kg at the apex (highest point) of its trajectory, if it was launched with an initial speed of 29.2 m/s and at an initial angle of 46.9° with respect to the horizontal?
*October 21, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 1100 kg car is moving toward the north along a straight road at a speed of 20.0 m/s. The driver applies the brakes and the car comes to rest in a distance of 140 m. (a) If the road is completely level, what is the constant force applied to the car to bring it to rest? (...
*September 16, 2010 by Phil*

**Physics**

Steel Phantom is a roller coaster in Pennsylvania that, like the Desperado in Nevada, has a vertical drop of 68.6m Suppose a roller-coaster car with a mass of 1000 kg travels from the top of that drop without friction. The car then decelerates along a horizontal stretch of ...
*December 3, 2012 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

A police car is driving northward, chasing a vehicle which has just taken a right turn at an intersection, and is travelling due west. When the police car is 600 yards south of the intersection, and the car is 800 yards east of the intersection, an aerial speed radar indicates...
*April 12, 2011 by ellie*

**physics **

You jog at 9.5 km/h for 7.0km , then you jump into a car and drive an additional 16km . With what average speed must you drive your car if your average speed for the entire 23km is to be 22 km/h? Work: i tried setting up a proportion and setting it to each other using the ...
*August 12, 2014 by Zara*

**Physics **

Question: A car is on a ramp 100m from the bottom of the ramp (angle of incline=30 degrees): a. If the potential energy of the car is 80902 J, how much does the car weigh? b. What is the KE half way down the ramp? c. What speed is the car moving at the bottom of the ramp? ...
*June 27, 2011 by Tina*

**physics**

A 1790-kg car is traveling with a speed of 15.6 m/s. What is the magnitude of the horizontal net force that is required to bring the car to a halt in a distance of 78.4 m?
*January 27, 2011 by brian*

**physics**

A 1790-kg car is traveling with a speed of 15.6 m/s. What is the magnitude of the horizontal net force that is required to bring the car to a halt in a distance of 78.4 m?
*January 28, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

6. A 1580 kg car is traveling with a speed of 15.0 m/s. What is the magnitude of the horizontal net force that is required to bring the car to a halt in a distance of 50.0 m?
*August 9, 2011 by rawaf*

**physics**

A 1340 kg car is traveling with a speed of 15.0 m/s. What is the magnitude of the horizontal net force that is required to bring the car to a halt in a distance of 51.5 m?
*September 14, 2011 by phillip*

**Physics**

a car brakes to a halt in 5 seconds. The position of the car versus time is given by: x = 10t - t^2 a) What is the average speed between 0 s. and 4 s.?
*September 20, 2011 by Rafael*

**Physicss**

a car brakes to a halt in 5 seconds. The position of the car versus time is given by: x = 10t - t^2 a) What is the average speed between 0 s. and 4 s.? Thank you
*September 20, 2011 by Rafael*

**physics**

a car brakes to a halt in 5 seconds. The position of the car versus time is given by: x = 10t - t^2 a) What is the average speed between 0 s. and 4 s.? Thank you
*September 21, 2011 by Raf*

**Physics**

What is the impact speed when a car moving at 95km/h bumps into the rear of another car traveling in the same direction at 93km/h?
*October 12, 2011 by Sarah*