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Physics
A pendulum consists of a 2.6 kg stone swinging on a 4.5 m string of negligible mass. The stone has a speed of 7.9 m/s when it passes its lowest point. (a) What is the speed when the string is at 53 ¢ª to the vertical? (b) What is the greatest angle with the vertical that the ...
October 25, 2012 by Cody

Physics
A simple pendulum is swinging back and forth through a small angle, its motion repeating every 1.08 s. How much longer should the pendulum be made in order to increase its period by 0.31 s?
December 1, 2011 by Anne

physics
A pendulum consists of an object of mass m = 1.2 kg swinging on a massless string of length l = 259 cm. The object has a speed of 2.4 m/s when it passes through its lowest point. What is the greatest angle with the vertical that the string makes during the motion of the object...
November 16, 2009 by m2a

physics
a pendulum is swinging back and forth once every 1.25 second, how much longer should the pendulum be to increase its period by 0.200 second
May 16, 2014 by sara

physics
The inverted pendulum shown consists of a uniform rod of length L and mass M hinged at its base. A spring is attached a distance h from the pendulum’s pivot and has a spring constant k. At equilibrium the pendulum is perfectly vertical. For small amplitude oscillations from ...
May 1, 2013 by aisha

Physics
A small lead ball of mass 2kg is suspended at the end of a light string 1m in length. A small peg, 0.5m below the suspension point, catches the string in its swing. The ball is set swinging through small angles. A) What is the period of the pendulum? B) The ball has started ...
October 3, 2013 by Yovani

Physics
You are at a furniture store and notice that a Grandfather clock has its time regulated by a physical pendulum that consists of a rod with a movable weight on it. When the weight is moved downward, the pendulum slows down; when it is moved upward, the pendulum swings faster. ...
January 3, 2012 by Lexi

physics
A ballistic pendulum consists of a rectangular wooden block of mass 1.5 kg suspended from a ceiling. A bullet mass 0.025 kg undergoes a completely inelastic collision with the ballistic pendulum. Due to the collision the pendulum rises to a height of 45 cm. Calculate the speed...
January 14, 2012 by joane

physics
A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 2.0000 s. The temperature rises by 149° C, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the period of the heated pendulum
December 11, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics
A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 1.45 s. The temperature rises by 142 C°, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the change in the period of the heated pendulum.
July 30, 2013 by Jeanne

physics
A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 2.15 s. The temperature rises by 133 C°, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the change in the period of the heated pendulum.
July 30, 2013 by hurtle

physics
Indiana Jones is swinging from a rope. The distance between the pivot point and his center of mass is 31.00m. He begins swinging from rest at an angle theta=20.00 degrees. Assuming that Indiana and the rope can be treated as a simple pendulum, what is the value of theta after ...
June 27, 2012 by Joseph

physics
A simple pendulum consists of a ball of mass 5.39 kg hanging from a uniform string of mass 0.0789 g and length L. The period of oscilla- tion for the pendulum is 2.51 s. Determine the speed of a transverse wave in the string when the pendulum is station- ary and hangs ...
June 20, 2011 by ryan

Physics
A pendulum consists of an object of mass m = 1 kg swinging on a massless string of length l = 258 cm. The object has a speed of 1.6 m/s when it passes through its lowest point. What is the greatest angle with the vertical that the string makes during the motion of the object? ...
November 17, 2009 by Leah

Science
Answer in 5 sentences What causes a pendulum to continue swinging?
April 6, 2011 by Danniela

physics
A pendulum consists of a mass m = 0.12 kg hanging from a flexible string of length L. The string is very thin, very light, and does not stretch. It makes small oscillations, with a period of 0.663 s. What is the oscillation frequency of the pendulum? What would the period of ...
April 29, 2011 by Joan

physics
A pendulum consists of a uniform disk with radius r = 10 cm and mass 480 g attached to a uniform rod with length L = 500 mm and mass 175 g. (a) Calculate the rotational inertia of the pendulum about the pivot. (b) What is the distance between the pivot and the center of mass ...
April 15, 2007 by john

Physics
What's the tangential acceleration of a freely swinging pendulum when it makes an angle θ with the vertical?
March 6, 2010 by Max

Physics
A physical pendulum consists of 3.8 m long sticks joined together as shown in Fig. 15-41. What is the pendulum's period of oscillation about a pin inserted through point A at the center of the horizontal stick? Who can help me with this problem?
March 16, 2012 by Anna

Physics
A physical pendulum consists of 3.8 m long sticks joined together as shown in Fig. 15-41. What is the pendulum's period of oscillation about a pin inserted through point A at the center of the horizontal stick? Who can help me with this problem?
March 16, 2012 by Anna

physics
A grandfather clock uses a physical pendulum to keep time. The pendulum consists of a uniform thin rod of mass M = 7.01 kg and length L = 0.15 m that is pivoted freely about one end, with a solid sphere of the same mass, 7.01 kg, and a radius of L/2 centered about the free end...
February 19, 2012 by janny

AP PHYSICS MECH.
A simple pendulum, consists of an object suspended by a string. The object is assumed to be a particle. The string, with its top end fixed, has negligible mass and does not stretch. In the absence of air friction, the system oscillates by swinging back and forth in a vertical ...
January 6, 2011 by vm

Physics
a simple pendulum consists of a 1.5 kg mass connected to a cored without and mass or friction. Initially the pendulum is vertically positioned when a 2.0 kg mass collides with ie, causing the pendulum to displace vertically upward 1.25 m. After the collision, the 2.0 kg mass ...
April 22, 2013 by Natalia

Physics
A student performs a ballistic pendulum experiment using an apparatus similar to that shown in the figure. Initially the bullet is fired at the block while the block is at rest (at its lowest swing point). After the bullet hits the block, the block rises to its highest ...
February 20, 2014 by Karen

physics
A pendulum bob swinging at a velocity of 10 m/sec would rise how high from its lowest point of its swing
July 6, 2013 by justin

physics
A grandfather clock uses a physical pendulum to keep time. The pendulum consists of a uniform thin rod of mass M = 7.01 kg and length L = 0.15 m that is pivoted freely about one end, with a solid sphere of the same mass, 7.01 kg, and a radius of L/2 centered about the free end...
February 19, 2012 by janny

Physics
A pendulum consists of a swinging mass hanging from a massless string. The hanging mass is 2.0 kg and the string is 400.0 cm long. If the mass has a speed of 8.0 m/s when it passes the lowest point of its swing, a) what is the speed when the string makes an angle of 60.0o with...
May 30, 2014 by Tom

Physics
A pendulum consists of a tiny bob of mass M and a uniform cord of mass m and length L. A) determine a formula for the period B) what would be the fraction error if one used the formula for a simple pendulum.
April 22, 2008 by (Simple)

Physics
Please guide me in the right direction, am so confused with this problem. A pendulum of length L is caused to swing by releasing it at an initial angle theta0 from the vertical. Because of air drag and friction in the mounting, the pendulum will eventually stop ...
November 30, 2011 by Angel

physics
if the swinging pendulum (pirate ship) swings on an arc with a radius of 10 meters, how much time does it take to swing through 5 swings?
May 28, 2012 by nikki

Physics
A pendulum consists of a massless rigid rod with a mass at one end. The other end is pivoted on a frictionless pivot so that it can turn through a complete circle. The pendulum is inverted, so the mass is directly above the pivot point, and then released. The speed of the mass...
December 9, 2011 by me

physics
A pendulum consists of a massless rigid rod with a mass at one end. The other end is pivoted on a frictionless pivot so that it can turn through a complete circle. The pendulum is inverted, so the mass is directly above the pivot point, and then released. The speed of the mass...
December 9, 2011 by me

Physics
Suppose that a simple pendulum consists of a small 71.8 g bob at the end of a cord of negligible mass. If the angle è between the cord and the vertical is given by è = (0.0465 rad) cos[(6.52 rad/s) t + ö], what are (a) the pendulum's length and (b) its maximum kinetic energy? ...
December 5, 2011 by Angel

physics
A Foucault pendulum is designed to demonstrate the effect of the Earth's rotation. A Foucault pendulum displayed in a museum is typically quite long, making the effect easier to see. Consider a Foucault pendulum of length 16 m with a 109-kg brass bob. It is set to swing with ...
April 23, 2011 by HELP!!!!

A Foucault pendulum is designed to demonstrate the effect of the Earth's rotation. A Foucault pendulum displayed in a museum is typically quite long, making the effect easier to see. Consider a Foucault pendulum of length 16 m with a 109-kg brass bob. It is set to swing with ...

Physics
Suppose that a simple pendulum consists of a small 66.0 g bob at the end of a cord of negligible mass. Suppose that the angle between the cord and the vertical is given by θ = (0.0800 rad) cos[(4.30 rad/s)t + ϕ] (a) What is the pendulum's length? (b) What is its ...
December 14, 2010 by Robert C

Algebra II
The number of oscillations made by a pendulum in a given time is inversely proportional to the length of the pendulum. A certain clock with a 20-in.-long pendulum is losing 11.00 min/day. Should the pendulum be lengthened or shortened, and by how much?
November 16, 2011 by Arielle Guidry

Algebra II
The number of oscillations made by a pendulum in a given time is inversely proportional to the length of the pendulum. A certain clock with a 20-in.-long pendulum is losing 11.00 min/day. Should the pendulum be lengthened or shortened, and by how much?
November 21, 2011 by Joy

english
Sarah Palin swinging, swearing in Fox News debut what is swinging mean here
January 13, 2010 by english

Physics
A ballistic pendulum was a device used in the past century to measure the speed of bullets. The pendulum consists of a large block of wood suspended from long wires. Initially, the pendulum is at rest. The bullet strikes the block horizontally and remains stuck in it. The ...
October 26, 2012 by Jeff

physics
A ballistic pendulum, as shown in the figure, was a device used in the past century to measure the speed of bullets. The pendulum consists of a large block of wood suspended from long wires. Initially, the pendulum is at rest. The bullet strikes the block horizontally and ...
March 4, 2008 by shelby

physics
a pendulum consists of a wooden bob of mass m and length l. A Bullet of mass m1 is fired towards the pendulum with a speed v1.the bullet emerges out of the bob with a speed v1/3 and the bob just completes motion along a vertical line ,then v1 is?
April 11, 2012 by srikala

physics
A stone with mass m = 2.3 kg is thrown vertically upward into the air with an initial kinetic energy of 190 J. The drag force acting on the stone throughout its flight is constant, independent of the velocity of the stone, and has a magnitude of 2.3 N. What is the maximum ...
February 22, 2012 by Katie

physics (shm)
Suppose that a simple pendulum consists of a small 55.0 g bob at the end of a cord of negligible mass. Suppose that the angle between the cord and the vertical is given by θ = (0.0800 rad) cos[(4.91 rad/s)t + ϕ]. (a) What is the pendulum's length? units in m (b) What...
February 4, 2011 by rock

Phisics
A simple pendulum consists of a light string 1.70 m long with a small 0.490 kg mass attached. The pendulum starts out at 45^\circ below the horizontal and is given an initial downward speed of 1.50 m/s. At the bottom of the arc, determine the centripetal acceleration of the ...
June 25, 2011 by Luis

Phisics
A simple pendulum consists of a light string 1.70 m long with a small 0.490 kg mass attached. The pendulum starts out at 45^\circ below the horizontal and is given an initial downward speed of 1.50 m/s. At the bottom of the arc, determine the centripetal acceleration of the ...
June 25, 2011 by Luis

Physics
A simple pendulum consists of a light string 1.70 m long with a small 0.490 kg mass attached. The pendulum starts out at 45^\circ below the horizontal and is given an initial downward speed of 1.50 m/s. At the bottom of the arc, determine the centripetal acceleration of the ...
June 25, 2011 by Luis

Physics
A simple pendulum consists of a light string 1.70 m long with a small 0.490 kg mass attached. The pendulum starts out at 45º below the horizontal and is given an initial downward speed of 1.50 m/s. find: At the bottom of the arc, determine the centripetal acceleration of the ...
June 25, 2011 by Luis

physics
A 0.380 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 2.03 m/s. What is the tension in the pendulum cable at this point if the pendulum is 83.1 cm long? When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make with the vertical? ...
March 8, 2014 by Tully

PHYSICS
A 0.380 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 2.03 m/s. What is the tension in the pendulum cable at this point if the pendulum is 83.1 cm long? When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make with the vertical? ...
March 16, 2014 by JOE

1) A cave explorer drops a stone from rest into a hole. The speed of sound is 343 m/s in air, and the sound of the stone striking the bottom is heard 1.33 s after the stone is dropped. How deep is the hole? I did 343 / 1.33. Is this correct? Physics(Please help) - drwls, ...
May 27, 2012 by Hannah

physics
The period of a simple pendulum is measured to be 4.0 seconds in a frame of reference. Which of the following is correct when the period of the pendulum is measured by an observer moving with 0.4 times the speed of the light? Choose one answer. a. The time period of the ...
April 30, 2011 by ashley --

physics
The period of a simple pendulum is measured to be 4.0 seconds in a frame of reference. Which of the following is correct when the period of the pendulum is measured by an observer moving with 0.4 times the speed of the light? Choose one answer. a. The time period of the ...
April 30, 2011 by ashley --

physics
A pendulum is constructed from a thin, rigid, and uniform rod with a small sphere attached to the end opposite the pivot. This arrangement is a good approximation to a simple pendulum (period = 5.97 s), because the mass of the sphere (lead) is much greater than the mass of the...
November 17, 2010 by Dawb

physics
Find the tangential acceleration of a freely swinging pendulum when it makes an angle θ with the vertical. (Use theta for θ and g as necessary.) i tried 2.56 as an answer and it was wrong, so im guessing im suppose to use symbols?

Science
Miguel is skipping rocks across the surface of a lake. After he throws it, each stone goes through the following motions: I. the stone moves toward the water II. the stone hits the surface of the water and bounces off III. gravity pulls the stone back toward the water IV. the ...
March 20, 2013 by Lovely Mallory

physics
A boy drops a stone-A, down from a cliff 480 meters high, next he throws a stone-B, 1 second later - at what initial velocity was the stone-B be thrown so as to meet the stone-A on ground at the same time? g=10 m/s2.
June 21, 2011 by alex

math
The formula T=2*pi*sqrt[L/g] gives the period of a pendulum of length l feet. The period P is the number of seconds it takes for the pendulum to swing back and forth once. Suppose we want a pendulum to complete three periods in 2 seconds. How long should the pendulum be?
April 10, 2011 by Gabi

physics
Alley club-ax consists of a symmetrical 8 kg stone attached to the end of a uniform 2.5 kg stick that is 98 cm long. The dimensions of the club-ax are that the stcik is 80 cm across and the stone is tied to the stick is 18 cm long. How far is the center of mass from the handle...
October 13, 2008 by Samuel

physics
A pendulum has a length of 1m. What is the period of this pendulum? What is the frequency of this pendulum? You measure the period of a pendulum and get 25s. What is the length of the pendulum?
November 8, 2010 by devin

physics
The period of a simple pendulum is measured to be 4.0 seconds in a frame of reference. Which of the following is correct when the period of the pendulum is measured by an observer moving with half the speed of the light? Choose one answer. a. The time period of the pendulum ...
May 1, 2011 by ashley --- HELP PLEASEE!!!

Physic
The simple pendulum in a tall clock is 0.30 m long. What is the period of this pendulum? T = s What is the frequency of this pendulum? f = Hz
May 7, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics
A 8.1 kg stone is at rest on a spring. The spring is compressed 12 cm by the stone. The stone is then pushed down an additional 27 cm and released. To what maximum height (in cm) does the stone rise from that position?
August 19, 2010 by Liz

physics
a simple pendulum consists of a bob of mass 1.8 kg attached to a string of length 2.3 m. the pendulum is held at an angle of 30 from the vertical by a light horizontal string attached to a wall, as shown above. calculate the tension in the horizontal string. when the ...
March 3, 2011 by laura

physics
While standing at the edge of the roof of a building, you throw a stone upward with an initial speed of 7.53 m/s. The stone subsequently falls to the ground, which is 14.7 m below the point where the stone leaves your hand. At what speed does the stone impact the ground? How ...
May 2, 2013 by mt

Physics
Two pendulums are set up side by side. One pendulum P, consists of a 0.240 kg mass that is suspended on a string that is 65.0 cm long. The other pendulum, Q, has a 0.360 kg mass that is suspended on a string that is 39.0 cm long. The two masses are pulled aside slightly and ...
January 31, 2013 by Steve

physics
a very strong young child tosses a stone into the air. his father times the stone's travel and finds that it takes the stone 2.8 seconds to return to the child's hand. how high did the stone rise?
December 20, 2010 by Anonymous

physiscs
a pendulum of the length L is suspended from the ceiling of an elevator. When the elevator is at rest , the period of the pendulum is T. In instant when the pendulum reaches its highest position the elevator starts the free fall. What is the period of the pendulum if the ...
September 21, 2010 by Ray

Physics
A slingshot with k = 400. N/m is pulled back 0.0500 m to shoot a 0.100-kg stone. If the slingshot projects the stone straight up in the air, (a) what is the speed when the stone is first released, and (b) what is the maximum height to which the stone will rise? [neglect ...
December 27, 2012 by Francis

Physics
A slingshot with k = 400. N/m is pulled back 0.0500 m to shoot a 0.100-kg stone. If the slingshot projects the stone straight up in the air, (a) what is the speed when the stone is first released, and (b) what is the maximum height to which the stone will rise? [neglect ...
December 27, 2012 by Francis

Math - Linear Equations
"the period of a pendulum, T (in seconds) varies directly with the square root of the length of the pendulum, L (in centimeters)". Given that a pendulum of length 9cm has a period of 0.63 seconds, find: a) The period of a pendulum of length 25cm b) The length of a pendulum ...
May 24, 2014 by Kiirsty

Uniswa
A stone thrown from the top of a building which is 30m is given an initial velocity 20m/s verticaly upward.the stone misses the edge of the building on its way down. A,what is the velocity of the stone after 1second,n after 3seconds. B,find the maximum height reached by the ...
February 16, 2011 by Mancoba

Physics
A 0.31 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 2.02 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the tension in the pendulum cable at this point if the pendulum is 72 cm long? Answer in units of N
March 21, 2012 by Hunter

Dynamics
A stone is thrown vertically upward from the top of a 30m high building with a velocity of 15m/s. Taking the acceleration of stone as 9.81 m/s2. And taking that as constant, determine a) the velocity v and elevations sy of stone above the ground at any time t b) the maximum ...
July 30, 2012 by Rajan

Dynamics
A stone is thrown vertically upward from the top of a 30m high building with a velocity of 15m/s. Taking the acceleration of stone as 9.81 m/s2. And taking that as constant, determine a) the velocity v and elevations sy of stone above the ground at any time t b) the maximum ...
August 2, 2012 by Rajan

physics/science
If a pendulum is not pushed, why does it not go as big when it swings back. Where does the lost PE go? ans. Since there is no force applied to the pendulum there is not enough Kinetic energy (energy of motion) to transform into potential energy to make it swing back. The ...
February 9, 2014 by CC

Physics
A simple pendulum consists of a light rod of length L = 0.9 m anchored at a fixed point (like the ceiling), and a small mass m = 0.5 kg attached to the free end.Â  The configuration is moved to an angle Î¸ = 39 degrees from the vertical and released from rest.Â  Due to the ...
October 22, 2012 by Alphonse

Physics
A 20 g rifle bullet traveling 225 m/s buries itself in a 3.6 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.8 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.
November 19, 2009 by Anonymous

physics
A 25 rifle bullet traveling 280 buries itself in a 3.8 pendulum hanging on a 3.0 long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.
October 20, 2010 by Keta

Physics
A 24 rifle bullet traveling 230 buries itself in a 3.9 pendulum hanging on a 3.0 long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.
April 13, 2011 by Cara

Science
A 12 g rifle bullet traveling 220 m/s buries itself in a 3.3 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.6 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the horizontal component of the pendulum's maximum displacement.
October 20, 2011 by kago

math
The formula T=2*pi*sqrt[L/32] gives the period of a pendulum of length l feet. The period P is the number of seconds it takes for the pendulum to swing back and forth once. Suppose we want a pendulum to complete three periods in 2 seconds. How long should the pendulum be? ...
April 11, 2011 by Gabi

science/physics
If a pendulum is not pushed, why does it not go as big when it swings back. Where does the lost PE go? ans. Since there is no force applied to the pendulum there is not enough Kinetic energy (energy of motion) to transform into potential energy to make it swing back. The ...
February 9, 2014 by CC

Physics
A 0.028 kg rifle bullet traveling 210 m/s buries itself in a 3.1 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.5 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. 1. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.
November 12, 2010 by Nick

physics
a simple pendulum has a period of 4.2sec. when the pendulum is shortened by 1 m the period is 3.7s. what is the acceleration of free fall g and the original length of the pendulum?
April 22, 2010 by la roux

PHYSICS--SHM
A pendulum consists of a uniform disk with radius r = 10 cm and mass 545 g attached to a uniform rod with length L = 500 mm and mass 300 g. (figure: one end of the rod attach to a pivot and the other end attach to the center of the disk) (a) Calculate the rotational inertia of...
January 27, 2007 by wooh

Physics
A pendulum is swinging back and forth. At its lowest point it has a speed of 4 m/s. It has a mass of 1 kg. a. How much KE does it have at it's lowest point? I got 8 Joules. b. At its highest point it is not moving. How much potential energy does it have there?
January 6, 2011 by Jacie

Math
The pendulum of a grandfather clock is 90cm long, when the pendulum swings from one side to the other it travels a horizontal distance of 9.2cm, determine the angle in which the pendulum swings.
January 26, 2014 by Ricki

Math
A stone is thrown vertically upwards from a platform 60meters above the ground. The initial velocity of the stone is 20m/s.The height of the stone above the ground at t seconds is given by: H(t)=20t-5t^2+60m.How long does it take for the stone to hit the ground? At what ...
December 20, 2011 by Lusi.

A physical pendulum consists of a body of mass contained in the xy-plane. The moment of inertia of the object about an axis perpendicular to the plane and passing through the object's center of mass is I_cm . The object oscillates in the xy-plane about the point S a distance d...
November 13, 2013 by Ramana

Physics
A stone is dropped from an airplane at a height of 490 m. The stone required 10 s to reach the ground at what rate does gravity accelerate the stone?
September 17, 2013 by Neenee

physics
A 0.480 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 3.10 m/s. (b) When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make with the vertical? The cable of the pendulum is 80 cm or .8m.
December 7, 2010 by kaitlyn

physics
A 0.480 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 3.10 m/s. (b) When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make with the vertical? The cable of the pendulum is 80 cm or .8m.
December 7, 2010 by kaitlyn

MONGU COLLEGE
In a single swing pendulum moves through an angle of 1.92 Radian. (a). Determine the length of arc treated by the pendulum Bob. (b). The area of the sector if the length of the pendulum is 13.2cm.
February 28, 2013 by barotseland network

MONGU COLLEGE
In a single swing pendulum moves through an angle of 1.92 Radian. (a). Determine the length of arc treated by the pendulum Bob. (b). The area of the sector if the length of the pendulum is 13.2cm.
February 28, 2013 by barotseland network

Physics
From the edge of the rooftop of a building, a boy throws a stone at an angle 24.0° above the horizontal. The stone hits the ground 4.40 s later, 104 m away from the base of the building. (Ignore air resistance.) Find the initial velocity of the stone. What's the magnitude and ...
February 8, 2010 by Max

HS physics
A 20g rifle bullet traveling 200m/s buries itself in a 3.3kg pendulum hanging on a 3.0m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's maximum displacement.
October 19, 2009 by Halley

physics
From the edge of the rooftop of a building, a boy throws a stone at an angle 30.0° above the horizontal. The stone hits the ground 4.10 s later, 112 m away from the base of the building. (Ignore air resistance.) (a) Find the initial velocity of the stone. magnitude _____ ...
February 14, 2010 by jenn

trig
A pendulum is 18 feet long. Its central angle is 44º. The pendulum makes one back and forth swing every 12 seconds. Each minute, the pendulum swings _____ feet. (Answer to the nearest foot.)
June 14, 2012 by ahnas

Physics
A stone is dropped from a high altitude and 3 s later another stone is projected downward with a speed of 150 ft/s. When and where will the second stone overtake the first? Ans. (a) 5.70 s (b) 520 ft
September 24, 2011 by Bill

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