# A helium balloon can just lift a load of 790 N. The skin of the balloon has a mass of 1.6 kg.

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Physics
You want to carry an 800kg object into the air using a helium balloon. What size of a helium balloon (I'm looking for volume) would be required to accomplish such a task? Assume the density of air is 1.25 kg/m3 and the density of helium is 0.18 kg/m3.

physics
A WEATHER BALLOON IS TO OPERATE WHERE THE DENSITY OF AIR IS 0.9Kg/m3. THE BALLOON HAS A VOLUME OF 20cm3 AND IS FILLED WITH NITROGEN WITH DENSITY 0.09Kg/m3. IF THE BALLOON BAG WEIGHS 118N, WHAT LOAD CAN IT SUPPORT AT THIS ALTITUDE?

Chemistry
I found this on the internet and I need an explanation. Q: You want to make sure a large weather balloon does not burst and wish to check the temperature at 3000 meters altitude. The balloon manufacture guarantees the balloon up to 60.0 Liters in size. Will the balloon make it...

chem
A very flexible helium-filled balloon is released from the ground into the air at 20degree C The initial volume of the balloon is 5.00L , and the pressure is 760mmHg. . The balloon ascends to an altitude of 20Km , where the pressure is 76.0mmHg and the temperature is 50degree ...

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A very flexible helium-filled balloon is released from the ground into the air at 20degree C The initial volume of the balloon is 5.00L , and the pressure is 760mmHg. . The balloon ascends to an altitude of 20Km , where the pressure is 76.0mmHg and the temperature is -50degree...

Physics
After rubbing a balloon against someone's hair, a balloon has accumulated a static electric charge. The air inside the balloon has the same density as the air outside of the balloon, and the balloon itself weighs 1.41mN. How many free electrons are there on the surface of the ...

physics
Help, the last equation given to me on previous question was incorrect and I took a 0 % on my assignment !!! A mountain-climber friend with a mass of 82 kg ponders the idea of attaching a helium-filled balloon to himself to effectively reduce his weight by 25% when he climbs. ...

Physics
If a balloon is filled with helium gas of molar mass 4x10^-3, at a pressure of 1*10^5, What is the number of moles of gas in the balloon?

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If a balloon is filled with helium gas of molar mass 4x10^-3, at a pressure of 1*10^5, What is the number of moles of gas in the balloon?

chem
A typical party balloon when inflated has a volume of 7.3 L. How many moles of helium are in the balloon if the pressure of helium is 1.2 atm and the temperature is 20.7 °C? Take the value of R to be 0.08206 L-atm/mol-K.

science
a balloon contains 30.0 L of helium gas at 103 kPa. What is the volume of the helium when the balloon rises to an altitude where the pressure is only 25.0 kPa?

chemistry
A very flexible helium-filled balloon is released from the ground into the air at 20 degree C. The initial volume of the balloon is 5.00 L, and the pressure is 760 mmHg. The balloon ascends to an altitude of 20km, where the pressure is 76.0 mmHg and the temperature is -50 ...

chem
A very flexible helium-filled balloon is released from the ground into the air at 20. ∘ C . The initial volume of the balloon is 5.00 L , and the pressure is 760. mmHg . The balloon ascends to an altitude of 20 km , where the pressure is 76.0 mmHg and the temperature is...

Chem
A balloon contains 30.0 L of helium gas at 103 kPa. What is the volume of the helium when the balloon rises to an altitude where the pressure is only 25.0 kPa? Assume that the temperature remains constant

Chem
A balloon contains 30.0 L of helium gas at 103 kPa. What is the volume of the helium when the balloon rises to an altitude where the pressure is only 25.0 kPa? Assume that the temperature remains constant

Chem
A balloon contains 30.0 L of helium gas at 103 kPa. What is the volume of the helium when the balloon rises to an altitude where the pressure is only 25.0 kPa? Assume that the temperature remains constant

science
You are a maker of hot air balloons and wish to construct a balloon that will lift you and a friend to places unknown. Your standard balloon design is a perfectly spherical, nylon fabric balloon with a small hole on the bottom for the burner that heats the air. Nylon starts to...

You are a maker of hot air balloons and wish to construct a balloon that will lift you and a friend to places unknown. Your standard balloon design is a perfectly spherical, nylon fabric balloon with a small hole on the bottom for the burner that heats the air. Nylon starts to...

Chemistry
A hot air balloon has a volume of 5.00x10^6 liters. Assuming a density of air of 1.293g/L at 25C and 1atm pressure, what temperature must the operator of the balloon achieve in order for the balloon to lift a 500.0kg payload? How do I set this up???????

Fluid Mechanics
A hot air balloon carries a load of 1000 N including its own weight. The balloon is 10 m in diameter. Estimate the average air temp of the air inside the balloon if the air outside is 20 is 20 deg C.

Physics
A helium balloon lifts a basket and cargo of total weight 2250 N under standard conditions, at which the density of air is 1.29 kg/m3 and the density of helium is 0.178 kg/m3 . What is the minimum volume of the balloon? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . Answer in ...

A balloon filled with air does not rise as a balloon filled with helium. What does this tell you about the density of helium? A. Helium is more dense than air B. Helium is less dense than air C. The two gases have the same density D. When heated, helium becomes more dense

Chemistry
A large balloon contains 65.0 L of helium gas at 25 °C and a pressure of 745 mm Hg. The balloon ascends to 3000 m, at which the external pressure has decreased by 30.%. What would be the volume of the balloon, assuming it expands so that the internal and external pressures ...

Physics
A clown at a birthday party has brought along a helium cylinder, with which he intends to fill balloons. When full, each balloon contains 0.036 m3 of helium at an absolute pressure of 1.2 x 10^5 Pa. The cylinder contains helium at an absolute pressure of 1.6 x 10^7 Pa and has ...

Chemistry
A balloon holds 27.8 kg of helium. What is the volume of the balloon if the pressure is 0.97 atm and the temperature is 24 °C

General Chemistry
A balloon is filled with helium gas at 23 degrees C. The balloon expands until the pressure is equal to the atmospheric pressure of 755 toor. The balloon rises to an altitude of 6000 feet where the pressure is 550 toor and the temperature is 5 degrees C. Calculate the percent ...

Calculus
A helium balloon rises vertically at 3.5m/s as the wind carries it horizontally at 5.0m/s. What is the resultant velocity of the balloon?

Chemistry
You are completing tests using a weather balloon and want to check the temperature at 3000 meters into the air. You check if the balloon will not burst before it gets to that altitude. You will need to perform a few calculations. The manufacturer of the balloon guarantees it ...

Chemistry
A toy balloon originally held 1.00 g of helium gas and had a radius of 10.0 cm. During the night, 0.25 g of the gas effused from the balloon. Assuming ideal gas behavior under these constant pressure and temperature conditions, what was the radius of the balloon the next morning?

AP Chemistry
A 2.50 L balloon is filled with helium gas at sea level, 1.00 atm and 32 degrees celsius. The balloon is released and it rises to an altitude of 30,000 ft. If the pressure at this altitude is 228 mm Hg and the temperature is -44 degrees celsius, what is the volume of the balloon?

Physics
What minimum sized balloon would you have to fill in order to be able to be lifted into the air? Take your mass to be 100 kilograms and the temperature of the outside air to be 20 degrees C. Neglect the mass of the balloon rubber and basket and assume that the balloon is ...

Chemistry
a helium balloon is partially filled with 28.7 L of gas at 25.0 degress celcius and a pressure of 1 atm. if the balloon is released and it floats up intp the atmosphere to a heightwhere the pressure is 2.8 x 10^-3 atm and the temperature is -24.0 degrees celcius, calculate the...

PHYSICS
Several people are riding in a hot-air balloon. The combined mass of the people and balloon is 308 kg. The balloon is motionless in the air, because the downward-acting weight of the people and balloon is balanced by an upward-acting 'buoyant' force. If the buoyant force ...

physics
Several people are riding in a hot-air balloon. The combined mass of the people and balloon is 310 kg. The balloon is motionless in the air, because the downward-acting weight of the people and balloon is balanced by an upward-acting “buoyant” force. If the buoyant force ...

physics
Several people are riding in a hot-air balloon. The combined mass of the people and balloon is 328 kg. The balloon is motionless in the air, because the downward-acting weight of the people and balloon is balanced by an upward-acting 'buoyant' force. If the buoyant force ...

physics
Several people are riding in a hot-air balloon. The combined mass of the people and balloon is 284 kg. The balloon is motionless in the air, because the downward-acting weight of the people and balloon is balanced by an upward-acting 'buoyant' force. If the buoyant force ...

trigonometry
a captive balloon is connected to a ground station A by a cable of length 842 ft inclined 65 degrees to the horizontal. In a vertical plane with the balloon and its station and on the opposite side of the balloon from A, a target B was sighted from the balloon on a level with ...

trigonometry
a captive balloon is connected to a ground station A by a cable of length 842 ft inclined 65 degrees to the horizontal. In a vertical plane with the balloon and its station and on the opposite side of the balloon from A, a target B was sighted from the balloon on a level with ...

math
a captive balloon is connected to a ground station A by a cable of length 842 ft inclined 65 degrees to the horizontal. In a vertical plane with the balloon and its station and on the opposite side of the balloon from A, a target B was sighted from the balloon on a level with ...

physics
Helium balloons are used regularly in scientific research. A typical balloon would reach an altitude of 45.0 km with an air density of 4.3×10−3 kg/m3. At this altitude the helium in the balloon would expand to 540000.0 m3. Take g=10 m/s2. Find the buoyant force on the ...

Physics
A 5.00 x 102 kg hot air balloon takes off from rest at the surface of the earth. The buoyant force lifts the balloon straight up, performing 9.70 x 104 J of work on the balloon. At the instant the balloon's upward speed is 4.08 m/s, the balloon will be ____ m above the surface...

chemistry
A weather balloon is filled with 0.295 m3 of helium on the ground at 18 °C and 756 torr. What will the volume of the balloon be at an altitude of 10 km where the temperature is 48 °C and the pressure is 0.14 atm?

physics
an 80 kg boy holding on to a helium balloon jumps off of a 20m tall building and floats to the ground. If the boant force of the balloon is 750 N upward, what is the boy's acceleration and final velocity just before he touches the ground?

AP Chemistry
The buoyant force on a balloon is equal to the mass of air it displaces. The gravitational force on the balloon is equal to the sum of the masses of the balloon, the gas it contains, and the balloonist. If the balloon and balloonist together weight 175 kg, what would the ...

chemistry
A helium balloon is filled to a volume of 5.60 L at 25∘C. What will the volume of the balloon become if it is put into liquid nitrogen to lower the temperature of the helium to 77 K? A helium balloon is filled to a volume of 5.60 at 25. What will the volume of the ...

science
What volume of helium would be in a balloon the size of a soft drink bottle? What's the volume of the small drink bottle? That's how much helium would be there. no the question was WHAT WAS THE VOLUME OF HELIUM WOULD BE IN A BALLOON THE SIZE OF A SOFT DRINK BOTTLE? no the ...

chemistry
hot-air balloon is filled with air at a volume of 3.64 x 10^3 m^3 at 745 torr at 39C. the air in balloon is heated to 60C, causing balloon to expand to a volume of 4.50x 10^3 m^3. what is the ratio of the number of moles of the air in heated balloon to original number of moles...

physics
Suppose that, on a day when the outside temperature is 15 degrees Celsius, we fill a balloon with pure nitrogen gas, of which the molar mass is 28 grams per mole. Now suppose that we want to heat up a second (equally large) balloon containing air, such that it generates the ...

physics
find the mass of a balloon filled with helium if its volume is .25 m cubed the density of the helium is .178

Chemistry
A helium balloon contains 0.54g of helium. Given the molecular weight of helium is 4.0 g/mol, how many moles of helium does it contain?

chemistry
A helium balloon contains 0.30g of helium. Given the molecular weight of helium is 4.0 g/mol, how many moles of helium does it contain?

Chemistry
A helium balloon contains 0.50 g of helium. Given the molecular weight of helium is 4.0 g/mol, how many moles of helium does it contain?

Chemistry
A balloon is filled with 0.75 L of helium gas at 1 atm pressure and 25 degrees Celsius. The balloon is released and floats upward in the atmosphere. The temperature drops to 23 degrees Celsius and the balloon expands to 1.50 L. What is the pressure at this altitude? Assume the...

Math
A water balloon is shot into the air so that its height h, in metres, after t seconds is h = —4.9t^2 + 27t + 2.4 a)How high is the balloon after 1 s? b)For how long is the balloon more than 30 m high? c)What is the maximum height reached by the balloon? d)When will the ...

Chemistry
A sealed balloon is filled with 1.20 L of helium at 23°C and 1.00 atm. The balloon rises to a point in the atmosphere where the pressure is 250. torr and the temperature is -27°C. What is the change in volume of the balloon as it ascends from 1.00 atm to a pressure of 250. ...

Chem
A sealed balloon is filled with 1.00 L of helium at 23°C and 1.00 atm. The balloon rises to a point in the atmosphere where the pressure is 299 torr and the temperature is -31°C. What is the change in the volume of the balloon as it ascends from 1.00 atm to a pressure of 299...

chem
A balloon holds 29.3 kg of helium. What is the volume of the balloon if the final pressure is 1.2 atm and the temperature is 22°C? using the equation pv=nrt would i put 29.3 kg in place of n? but n has to be in moles so how do you convert that? thanks

physics
the instruments attached to a weather balloon have a mass of 5.0 kg. the balloon is released and exerts an upward force of 98 N on the instruments. (a) what is the acceleration of the balloon and instruments? (answer is 9.8 m/s^2.. just don't know how to get there..) (b)after ...

physics
the instruments attached to a weather balloon have a mass of 5.0 kg. the balloon is released and exerts an upward force of 98 N on the instruments. (a) what is the acceleration of the balloon and instruments? (answer is 9.8 m/s^2.. just don't know how to get there..) (b)after ...

chemistry
a weather balloon with a 2 meter diameter at ambiient tempatures holds 525 grams of helium. what type of electroniic probe could be used to determine the pressure inside the balloon

Chemistry
The buoyant force on a balloon is equal to the mass of air it displaces. The gravitational force on the balloon is equal to the sum of the masses of the balloon, the gas it contains, and the balloonist. If the balloon and balloonist together weight 175 kg, what would the ...

AP Chemistry
The buoyant force on a balloon is equal to the mass of air it displaces. The gravitational force on the balloon is equal to the sum of the masses of the balloon, the gas it contains, and the balloonist. If the balloon and balloonist together weight 175 kg, what would the ...

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

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

science
hellium gas is added to a balloon already partially filled with helium gas.why does the balloon inflate?

Chemistry
A hot air balloon is filled with hot air and the hot air forces the volume of the balloon to expand until the density of the gas in the balloon is less than the density of the outside air. The volume must be 20% larger than the balloon would be at STP in order for the balloon ...

physics 2B
physics 2B---- A toy balloon is filled with helium gas ( He}) at 1atm} and 30 degrees Celcius. If the volume of the balloon is 0.025 m^3, how many atoms does it contain?

Physics
The instruments attached to a weather balloon have a mass of 5.2 kg. The balloon is released and exerts an upward force of 98 n on the instruments. A)what is the acceleration of the balloon and instruments? B) after the balloon has accelerated for 10s, the instruments are ...

chemistry
a 3.0L helium balloon is placed in a car sitting in hot sunlight. The temperature in the mall, when the balloon was bought, was 22C. The temperature in the car is 45C. what will be the new volume of the of the balloon. Will it be: 6.14L? I would think this looks right but the ...

A balloon isin the vertical plane of two consecutive milestones of a road. The angles of depression of the stones as viewed from the balloon are 15 degrees and 17 degrees. Find the height of the balloon if (a) the stones are on opposite sides of the balloon, (b) the stones are...

physics
a hot air balloon rise above the ground, accelerating upwards at a rate of 2 m/s^2. The total mass of the hot air balloon and it occupants is 400kg. the density of the air is 1.3 kg/m^3. a) Determine the volume if the hot air balloon. b) if this acceleration is maintained for ...

physics
In a water balloon toss a contestant throws her balloon with a speed of 4.84 m/s at an angle of 16.5 degrees above the horizontal. Find the maximum height, the time of flight and the range of the balloon assuming her partner catches the balloon at the same height at which it ...

Chemistry
A store receives a shipment of defective balloons. Each has a tiny pinhole of the same size. If one balloon is filled with helium and another is filled with air to the same volume and pressure, which balloon will deflate faster and how much faster? The density of helium at ...

physics
Consider a balloon of mass 0.030 kg being inflated with a gas of density 0.54 kgm-3. What will be the volume of the balloon when it just begins to rise in air of density 1.29 kg m-3? [g = 10 ms-2]

Chemistry
A hot air balloon is filled with hot air and the hot air forces the volume of the balloon to expand until the density of the gas in the balloon is less than the density of the outside air. The volume must be 20% larger than the balloon would be at STP in order for the balloon ...

chemistry
A hot air balloon is filled with hot air and the hot air forces the volume of the balloon to expand until the density of the gas in the balloon is less than the density of the outside air. The volume must be 20% larger than the balloon would be at STP in order for the balloon ...

mechanics
A halogen gas failed balloon released frim the ground,travels vertically up with a constant acceleration of 2m/s^2.Three seconds later,a stone is projected vertically up from the ground to hit the ascending balloon.The stone just manages to touch the balloon at the peak of its...

Geography
Hot air balloon A is raising upward at a rate of 10.0 m/s. A passenger aboard balloon A observers balloon B going down at a relative rate of 12.5 m/s. What is the velocity of balloon B relative to the group?

Physics
A water balloon launcher launches a balloon straight up at a flying kite. If the kite is hovering 75.0 meters off the ground, and the balloon hits it on its upward trajectory with a velocity of 12.2m/s, a) What was the launch velocity of the balloon

Math
A balloon filled with helium is released from a height of 6 feet. The balloon rises at a constant rate of 3 feet per second. Which equation represents the height of the balloon (y), x seconds after it was released. y = 3x + 6 y = 6x + 3 x = 3y + 6 x = 6y + 3 <--? Using your...

Physic
A husband buys a helium-filled anniversary balloon for his wife. The balloon has a volume of 4.4 L in the warm store at 74 F. When he takes it outside, where the temperature is 55 F, he finds it has shrunk. By how much has the volume decreased?

Physic
A husband buys a helium-filled anniversary balloon for his wife. The balloon has a volume of 4.4 L in the warm store at 74 F. When he takes it outside, where the temperature is 55 F, he finds it has shrunk. By how much has the volume decreased?

chemistry
a balloon filled with helium gas occupies 2.50 L at 25C and 1.00 atm. When released, it rises to an altitude where the temperature is 20C and the pressure is only 0.30 atm. Calculate the new volume of the balloon.

Math
a balloon is rising vertically at the rate of 2 m/s. an observer is standing on the ground 100m away from a point directly below the balloon. at what rate is the distance between the observer and the balloon changing when the balloon is 160m high?

physics
A hot-air balloon plus cargo has a mass of 1740 {\rm kg} and a volume of 12030 {\rm m^3}. The balloon is floating at a constant height of 6.25 {\rm m} above the ground. What is the density of the hot air in the balloon?

physics
A hot-air balloon plus cargo has a mass of 1740 {\rm kg} and a volume of 12030 {\rm m^3}. The balloon is floating at a constant height of 6.25 {\rm m} above the ground. What is the density of the hot air in the balloon?

Calculus
t: 0 2 5 7 11 12 r'(t): 5.7 4.0 2.0 1.2 0.6 0.5 The volume of a spherical hot air balloon expands as the air inside the balloon is heated. The radius of the balloon in feet is modeled by a twice-differentiable function of r of time t, where t is measured in minutes. For 0<t...

Physics
A water balloon is thrown horizontally at a speed of 2.00 m/s from a roof of a building that is 6.00 m above ground. At the same instant the balloon is released a second balloon is thrown straight down at 2.00 m/s from the same height. Determine which balloon hits the ground ...

Calc
A balloon, 50 feet from an observer is rising at 20 ft/sec. At 5 sec after lift off, a)how fast is the distance between the observer and the balloon changing? b)How fast is the angle of elevation changing. I just need to know what formals to use. I know the first part requires...

balloon
if an inflated balloon is placed in the freezer as the temperature of the gas of the balloon decrease the speed of the particles will do what

Physics
A monkey is hanging from a branch located exactly 24 meters along the ground from the hunter. The monkey is 14 meters above the ground. The hunter aims directly at the monkey and fires a water balloon at the monkey just as the monkey releases his grip. The balloon has an ...

geometry
you are at a parade looking up at a large balloon floating directly above the street. you are 60 feet away from a point on the street directly Beneath the balloon. to see the top of the balloon your angle of elevation is 53°. to see the bottom of the balloon your angle of ...

math
A water balloon is shot into the air so that its height h, in metres, after t seconds is h = —4.9t^2 + 27t + 2.4 a)How high is the balloon after 1 s? b)For how long is the balloon more than 30 m high? c)What is the maximum height reached by the balloon? d)When will the ...

physics
A water balloon is dropped from the top of a building. Assume the balloon does not break when it strikes the ground. If the water balloon falls a distance of 21m, what is the maximum temperature rise of the water balloon due to it being dropped?

chemistry
A helium balloon contains 0.26 g of helium. How many moles of helium does it contain?

physics
A water balloon dropped from a dorm window does not break on impact. From what height would you need to drop the balloon to double the speed of the balloon?

Physics
A clown at a birthday party has brought along a helium cylinder, with which he intends to fill balloons. When full, each balloon contains 0.00280 m3 of helium at an absolute pressure of 1.20 x 105 Pa. The cylinder contains helium at an absolute pressure of 2.90 x 107 Pa and ...

Physics
The instruments attached to a balloon have a mass of 5kg. The balloon is released and exerts an upward force of 100 N. After the balloon has accelerated for 10s, the instruments are released. What is the velocity of the instruments at the moment of release?

Physics - Buoyant Force Question
Find the buoyant force on a helium balloon in air (Standard Pressure and Temperature) if the balloon is spherical with diameter 12.0 cm.

Chemistry
A helium-filled balloon has a volume of 2.68 L at 15◦C. The volume of the balloon decreases to 2.33 L after it is placed outside on a cold day. What is the outside temperature in K? Answer in units of K.

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