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Physics
A person lifts a 5.2 kg cement block a vertical distance 1.2 m and then carries the block horizontally a distance 7.3 m. Determine the work done by the person and by the force of gravity in this process.
January 9, 2012 by Mike

physics
A person lifts a 4.4 kg cement block a vertical distance of 1.30 m and then carries the block horizontally a distance of 13.50 m. (a) How much work is done by the person in the process?
November 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Khan
A person lifts a 4.3 kg cement block a vertical distance of 1.3 m and then carries the block horizontally a distance of 5.3 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . a) Determine the work done by the person in the process. Answer in units of J
November 15, 2011 by Hajib

physics problem that i neeeed help with!
A person lifts a 3.8 kg cement block a vertical distance 0.9 m and then carries the block horizontally a distance 7.3 m. Determine the work done by the person and by the force of gravity in this process. ? J (by person) ? J (by force of gravity)
April 15, 2010 by brittany

physics
A person lifts a 5.5 kg cement block a vertical distance 1.1 m and then carries the block horizontally a distance 7.3 m. Determine the work done by the person and by the force of gravity in this process. J (by person) J (by force of gravity)
January 3, 2011 by Anonymous

Begley
A person lifts a 4.1 kg cement block a vertical distance of 0.79 m and then carries the block horizontally a distance of 13.30 m. (a) How much work is done by the person in the process? (b) How much work is done by gravity in the process?
February 29, 2012 by Bryson

physics
A person lifts a 4.6 kg cement block a vertical distance of 1.43 m and then carries the block horizontally a distance of 10.50 m. (a) How much work is done by the person in the process? (b) How much work is done by gravity in the process?
January 26, 2013 by Jayde Larson

physics
a person lifts a 4.3 kg centimeter block a vertical distance of 1.10m. and then carries the block horizontally a distance of 10.0m. How much work is done by the person? How much work is done by gravity?
January 14, 2013 by Kalynn

physics
a person lifts a 4.3 kg centimeter block a vertical distance of 1.10m. and then carries the block horizontally a distance of 10.0m. How much work is done by the person? How much work is done by gravity?
January 14, 2013 by Kalynn

geometry
Find the weight to the nearest kg, of the cement block. Cement weighs 1700 kg/m3. 12cm x 10cm and 40cm x 20 cm x 20cm.
April 20, 2013 by Dee

Physics
A 10-g bullet is shot vertically into a stationary 8-kg block. The block lifts upward 3.0 mm. The bullet penetrates the block in a time of .001 seconds. Assume the force exerted on the block is constant. What is the impulse imparted on the block by the bullet?
November 30, 2011 by Zach

Math
A contractor requires a cement mix that is 70% sand and 30% cement. He has 700 kg of a cement mix that is 80% sand and 20% cement. How much cement should he add so that he gets the required mix? My set up: required mix = (S)(.7) + (C)(3) 700kg = (S)(.8) + (C+X)(.2) Is this ...
August 25, 2011 by Kyle

physics
A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 52.1-m-high building. When the block is 19.8 m above the ground, a man, 2.00 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to get out of the way?
February 13, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 52.0 -m-high building. When the block is 11.5 m above the ground, a man, 1.80 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to get out of the way?
September 6, 2012 by grant

physics
A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 51.7-m-high building. When the block is 14.9 m above the ground, a man, 2.05 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to get out of the way?
January 27, 2013 by Lauren

physics
A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 51.5 -m-high building. When the block is 12.9 m above the ground, a man, 1.60 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to get out of the way?
June 17, 2013 by louis aaaa

physics
A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 51.5 -m-high building. When the block is 12.9 m above the ground, a man, 1.60 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to get out of the way?
June 18, 2013 by louis aaaa

physics
A crane slowly lifts a cement slab weighing 2,500 N to a height of 12 m. The slab is accidentally dropped. What is its KE as it hits the ground?
May 5, 2014 by Anonymous

physics
A 5.88 g bullet is fired vertically into a 0.9 kg block of wood. The bullet gets stuck in the block, and the impact lifts the block 0.87 m up. (That is, the block with the bullet stuck in it rises 0.87 m up above its initial position, and then falls back down.) Given g = 9...
August 9, 2011 by James

Physics
A block hangs in equilibrium from a vertical spring. When a second identical block is added, the original block sags by 5.00 cm. What is the oscillation frequency of the two block system?
January 11, 2011 by Tara

Physics
A hemispherical bowl of radius R is rotated about its axis of symmetry which is kept vertical. A small block is kept in the bowl at a position where the radius makes an angle Θ with the vertical. The block rotates with the bowl without any slipping. The friction ...
January 2, 2012 by Kewal

physics
A hallway display of energy is constructed in which several people pull on a rope that lifts a block 1.15 m. The display indicates that 1.05 J of work is done. What is the mass of the block?
January 12, 2011 by maddie

physics
A hallway display of energy is constructed in which several people pull on a rope that lifts a block 1.15 m. The display indicates that 1.05 J of work is done. What is the mass of the block?
January 12, 2011 by maddie

physics
A hallway display of energy is constructed in which several people pull on a rope that lifts a block 1.10 m. The display indicates that 0.85 J of work is done. What is the mass of the block?
January 11, 2012 by skylar

science
If a cement block that weighs 50 N must be raised to a height of 5 m, how much work must be done on the block? Work=weight*heightincreased
June 16, 2006 by ryan

Physics
A hallway display of energy is constructed in which several people pull on a rope that lifts a block 1.15 m. The display indicates that 0.95 J of work is done. What is the mass of the block? Walk through would be great
November 2, 2011 by Zdeno

Physics
A particular sprinter reaches a horizontal acceleration of 13.3 m/s2 out of the starting block. The starting block is tilted such that the vertical component of the force which the starting block exerts on the sprinter compensates for the weight of the sprinter, leading to a ...
October 2, 2009 by Stephanie

science
at a construction site a crane lifts a block of mass,m,vertically upwards through a height of 70 m at constant speed by means of a strong cable.The block experiences a force of magnitude 8 N as a result of air friction as it is lifted vertically upwards. The cable does 377 860...
March 26, 2013 by Thalente

physics
two people push in opposite directions on a block that sits atop a frictionless surface. The soles of their shoes are glued to the surface. if the block originally at rest moves to the right a distance of d. Describe qualitatively how much work is done by the person on the ...
October 30, 2006 by joseph

Science
How much gravitational force is exerted on a cement block that has a mass of 18 kg?
January 18, 2012 by Everett

Math
A contractor has been asked to pave 15 miles of new road. Before he can set his price, he needs to know how much the cement will cost. If the road is 45 feet wide and 9 inches thick and the cost of cement is $35 per cubic yard, what will be the cost of the cement needed for ...
May 2, 2013 by Suzy

math((PLEASE HELP!))
A contractor has been asked to pave 15 miles of new road. Before he can set his price, he needs to know how much the cement will cost. If the road is 45 feet wide and 9 inches thick and the cost of cement is $35 per cubic yard, what will be the cost of the cement needed for ...
May 2, 2013 by Suzy

physics
A block sits against a vertical wall and a 120 lb force P acts diagonally to the left on the block at an angle below the horizontal. Determine the magnitude and direction of the friction force which the vertical wall exerts on the 100 lb block if theta is (a)15 degrees (b)30 ...
September 13, 2009 by Jessi

Cement quarry application
In general, Portland cement is the main production of cement industry. Portland cement is kind of meticulous powder, usually gray, which consists of calcium (from limestone), silicate, aluminate (clay) and ferrite. Limestone is the main raw material of cement production; most ...
July 22, 2012 by jiandan

physics
A rescue helicopter lifts a 85.2-kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration of 0.764 m/s2 and is lifted from rest through a distance of 12.5 m. (a) What is the tension in the cable? How much work is done by (b) the tension in the cable and...
February 28, 2011 by shaknocka

physics
A rescue helicopter lifts a 85.8-kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration of 0.643 m/s2 and is lifted from rest through a distance of 13.1 m. (a) What is the tension in the cable? How much work is done by (b) the tension in the cable and...
November 4, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
A 12.0 g bullet is fired into a 13.9kg wooden block that is hanging straight down, suspended by a 2.00 m length of light line. The bullet has a muzzle velocity of 94.2 m/s. When the bullet hits the block, the bullet stays in the block. The block swings outward so that the line...
March 15, 2014 by Shelby

physics-torque
A person is doing leg lifts with 3.0-kg ankle weights. She is sitting in a chair with her legs bent at a right angle initially. The quadriceps muscles are attached to the patella via a tendon; the patella is connected to the tibia by the patellar tendon, which attaches to ...
January 19, 2011 by Trace

science
What is the acceleration of a 66 kg block of cement when pulled sideways with a net force of 597 N? Answer in units of m/s 2.
December 16, 2012 by bethany

physics
two people carry a heavy electric motor by placing it on a light board 2m long.one person lifts at one end with a force of 700N, and the other lifts the opposite end with a force of 400N.Calculate the weight of the motor and determine where its center of Gravity is Located
April 28, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
two people carry a heavy electric motor by placing it on a light board 2m long.one person lifts at one end with a force of 700N, and the other lifts the opposite end with a force of 400N.Calculate the weight of the motor and determine where its center of Gravity is Located
April 28, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
two people carry a heavy electric motor by placing it on a light board 2m long.one person lifts at one end with a force of 700N, and the other lifts the opposite end with a force of 400N.Calculate the weight of the motor and determine where its center of Gravity is Located
April 28, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
A block is sent up a frictionless ramp along which an x axis extends upward. The figure below gives the kinetic energy of the block as a function of position x; the scale of the figure's vertical axis is set by Ks = 46.0 J. If the block's initial speed is 3.35 m/s, what is the...
October 28, 2010 by Sam

Physics
You observe someone pulling a block of mass 48 kg across a low-friction surface. While they pull a distance of 3.0 m in the direction of motion, the speed of the block changes from 4.9 m/s to 7.7 m/s. Calculate the magnitude of the force exerted by the person on the block. ...
April 14, 2011 by Amelie

introductory physics
A block is sent up a frictionless ramp along which an x axis extends upward. The figure below gives the kinetic energy of the block as a function of position x; the scale of the figure's vertical axis is set by Ks = 46.0 J. If the block's initial speed is 4.50 m/s, what is the...
December 15, 2011 by Jessie

physics
A 17 N horizontal force F pushes a block weighing 3.0 N against a vertical wall. The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.65, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.45. Assume that the block is not moving initially. (a) Will the block move? ...
July 14, 2010 by Sam

physics
A 12 N horizontal force pushes a block weighing 5.0 N against a vertical wall (Fig. 6-26).The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.60, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.40. Assume that the block is not moving initially. (a) Will the ...
January 5, 2014 by Hamed

physics
two boys trying to move a 200 kg cement block pull on two ropes attached to the block the tension in the ropes are 400N and 300N while the angle between them is 50. sketch a vector triangle showing and naming the two forces exerted by the boys as well as their resultant.
February 19, 2014 by nomfundo

physics
Two people carry a heavy electric motor by placing it on a light board 2.00 m long. One person lifts at one end with a force of 400.0 N, and the other lifts at the opposite end with a force of 600.0 N. What is the weight of the motor? and where along the board is the center of...
November 9, 2009 by Student1

Science
An elevator lifts a person weighing 625 newtons a distance of 7 meters. If the elevator uses 875 watts of power to lift the person, how long does it take?
October 4, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
You observe someone pulling a block of mass 48 kg across a low-friction surface. While they pull a distance of 3.0 m in the direction of motion, the speed of the block changes from 4.9 m/s to 7.7 m/s. Calculate the magnitude of the force exerted by the person on the block. ...
April 14, 2011 by Amelie

Physics
A rescue helicopter lifts a 65 kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration of 0.70 m/s2 and is lifted from rest through a distance of 13 m. (a) What is the tension in the cable? N (b) How much work is done by the tension in the cable? J (c...
October 14, 2008 by Brandon

Physics
A rescue helicopter lifts a 65 kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration of 0.70 m/s2 and is lifted from rest through a distance of 13 m. (a) What is the tension in the cable? N (b) How much work is done by the tension in the cable? J (c...
October 15, 2008 by Brandon

Physics
A rescue helicopter lifts a 65 kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration of 0.70 m/s2 and is lifted from rest through a distance of 13 m. (a) What is the tension in the cable? N (b) How much work is done by the tension in the cable? J (c...
October 29, 2008 by Brandon

Math,Ratio
mr kim mixes cement&sand to make a mixture.he uses 2 pails of cement for every 5 pails of sand. a) if he uses 24 pails of cement,how many pails of sand does he use? b) if he uses 35 pails of sand,how many pails of cement does he use?
December 28, 2011 by Da S

physics
1. A piece of rectangular block weighing 5 kg is pressed on a vertical wall by a horizontal force applied to the block. If the coefficient of friction between the block and the wall is 2.0, what force is necessary to keep the block in place? 2. If the force in Prob. 1 is ...
March 20, 2013 by ruby

Physics
A block is sent up a frictionless ramp along which an x axis extends upward. The figure below gives the kinetic energy of the block as a function of position x; the scale of the figure's vertical axis is set by Ks = 46.0 J. If the block's initial speed is 4.50 m/s, what is the...
December 15, 2011 by Jessie

Physics
How much work is done pushing a wheel barrow full of cement 5.3m forward if a force of 500N is applied 20 degrees from the vertical?
April 11, 2013 by Ted

Physics
Problem 4: A 250 g block is dropped onto a relaxed vertical spring that has a spring constant of k= 2.5 N/cm. The block becomes attached to the spring and compresses the spring 12 cm before momentarily stopping. While the spring is being compressed, (a) what work is done on ...
December 1, 2013 by Mariam

Physics
A 540 g block is released from rest at height h0 above a vertical spring with spring constant k = 320 N/m and negligible mass. The block sticks to the spring and momentarily stops after compressing the spring 19.8 cm. How much work is done (a) by the block on the spring and (b...
March 10, 2014 by Riley

physics
As part of a training schedule a weightlifter pushes a heavy metal block along the floor. The lifter applies a force of 850 N downwards on the block at an angle of 65 to the vertical (25 to the horizontal). The weightlifter pushes the block forwards 4 m in 1.6 s. Calculate ...
February 28, 2012 by alex

physics
A 350 g block is attached to a vertical spring whose stiffness constant is 12 N/m . The block is released at the position where the spring is unextended. a) What is the maximum extension of the spring? b)How long does it take the block to reach the lowest point?
February 3, 2014 by Az

physics
A 350 g block is attached to a vertical spring whose stiffness constant is 12 N/m . The block is released at the position where the spring is unextended. a) What is the maximum extension of the spring? b)How long does it take the block to reach the lowest point?
February 3, 2014 by Az

physics
A 350 g block is attached to a vertical spring whose stiffness constant is 12 N/m . The block is released at the position where the spring is unextended. a) What is the maximum extension of the spring? b)How long does it take the block to reach the lowest point?
February 3, 2014 by Az

physics
A 350 g block is attached to a vertical spring whose stiffness constant is 12 N/m . The block is released at the position where the spring is unextended. a) What is the maximum extension of the spring? b)How long does it take the block to reach the lowest point?
February 3, 2014 by Az

physics
A 3.6 kg wood block is launched up a wooden ramp that is inclined at a 30 angle. The block's initial speed is 13 m/s. (Use k = 0.20 for the coefficient of kinetic friction for wood on wood.) What vertical height does the block reach above its starting point?
October 25, 2010 by help me

Maths
Sam used cement and sand to prepare a mixture. The ratio of the number of pails of cement used to the number of pails of sand used was 1:2. Sam then added 8 more pails of cement and the ratio became 5:2. A.) How many pails of cement was used at first? B.) How many pails of ...
September 30, 2012 by Zayn

Physics
A block of weight 4.8 N is at rest on a horizontal table. An upward vertical force of 0.6 N is applied to the block by means of a string. What is the magnitude of the force exerted by the block on the table top?
March 4, 2014 by Yarielis

physics
Using a spring gun, a 4.0-kg steel block is launched up a lubricated ramp made out of steel. The angle of the ramp was measured to be 38.8. The inital speed of the block was 12.0 m/s. (a) Determine the vertical height that the block reaches above its launching point. (b) What...
October 29, 2011 by Jamila

Science
1) A block of mass 0.5 kg is placed at the highest point of a fixed smooth sphere of radius 0.5m. The block is gently pushed to one side. Calculate: 0 the 3 o (1) force exerted by the block on the sphere when it makes an angle with the vertical. (ii) At what angle does it ...
May 10, 2012 by Vikas

Physics - URGENT
A small block of mass 5 kg initially rests on a track at the bottom of a circular, vertical loop-the-loop, which has a radius of 0.8 m. The surface contact between the block and the loop is frictionless. A bullet of mass 0.7 kg strikes the block horizontally with initial speed...
January 15, 2009 by Richard

5th grade math
bill is replacing the grass in his yard with cement .the yard is 300m long and 100m wide. if cement is 15cents per cm how much would it cost?
March 12, 2013 by kit

physics
A 13 N horizontal force pushes a block weighing 4.5 N against a vertical wall (Fig. 6-26). The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.68, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.35. Assume that the block is not moving initially. In unit-vector ...
March 6, 2011 by karim

physics
A 10 N horizontal force pushes a block weighing 4.9 N against a vertical wall (Fig. 6-26). The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.55, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.35. Assume that the block is not moving initially. In unit-vector ...
October 23, 2011 by Andrea

physics
An 11.4 kg block of metal is suspended from a scale and immersed in water, as in the figure below. The dimensions of the block are 12.0 cm multiplied by 11.1 cm multiplied by 11.1 cm. The 12.0 cm dimension is vertical, and the top of the block is 5.00 cm below the surface of ...
April 17, 2012 by PJ

science
a bullet of mass0.01 kg and travelling with a speed of 500m/s strikes a block of mass 2 kg which is suspended by a string of length 5m. The center of gravity of the block is found to raise vertical distance of 0.1m. The speed of bullet after emerging from block is:
August 4, 2012 by kapindra

Physics
The concepts in this problem are similar to those in Multiple-Concept Example 4, except that the force doing the work in this problem is the tension in the cable. A rescue helicopter lifts a 72.4-kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration ...
February 26, 2013 by Randy

physics
The concepts in this problem are similar to those in Multiple-Concept Example 4, except that the force doing the work in this problem is the tension in the cable. A rescue helicopter lifts a 85.8-kg person straight up by means of a cable. The person has an upward acceleration ...
November 4, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
A block of mass 17.9 kg supported by a vertical massless cable is initially at rest. The block is then pulled upward with a constant acceleration of 2.01 m/s2. What is the tension in the cable? What is the magnitude of the net force acting on the mass? What is the speed of the...
February 13, 2013 by Jessica

Physics
A rectangular block of wood is 40cm wide, 60cm long and 30cm deep. If its relative density is 0.7kg/m^3 and it floats with its 30cm side vertical, determine: a)the length of the block above the water surface and b)the minimum force required to completely submerge the block
April 7, 2012 by Momito

Physics
A 540 g block is released from rest at height h0 above a vertical spring with spring constant k = 320 N/m and negligible mass. The block sticks to the spring and momentarily stops after compressing the spring 19.8 cm. How much work is done (a) by the block on the spring and (b...
March 16, 2014 by Fiona

physics
A small block with mass 0.0400 kg slides in a vertical circle of radius 0.0700 m on the inside of a circular track. There is no friction between the track and the block. At the bottom of the block's path, the normal force the track exerts on the block has magnitude 3.85 N. ...
June 4, 2012 by Perry

physics
A 390.0 g block is dropped onto a vertical spring with a spring constant k = 252.0 N/m. The block becomes attached to the spring, and the spring compresses 0.15 m before momentarily stopping. While the spring is being compressed, what work is done by the block's weight? What ...
March 28, 2012 by Katie

Physics
A 395.0 g block is dropped onto a vertical spring with a spring constant k = 252.0 N/m. The block becomes attached to the spring, and the spring compresses 0.29 m before momentarily stopping. While the spring is being compressed, what work is done by the block's weight? What ...
December 29, 2013 by John

physics
A 395.0 g block is dropped onto a vertical spring with a spring constant k = 252.0 N/m. The block becomes attached to the spring, and the spring compresses 0.29 m before momentarily stopping. While the spring is being compressed, what work is done by the block's weight? What ...
December 30, 2013 by Erin

physics
A 395.0 g block is dropped onto a vertical spring with a spring constant k = 252.0 N/m. The block becomes attached to the spring, and the spring compresses 0.29 m before momentarily stopping. While the spring is being compressed, what work is done by the block's weight? What ...
January 1, 2014 by Erin

Physics please help?????
A 540 g block is released from rest at height h0 above a vertical spring with spring constant k = 320 N/m and negligible mass. The block sticks to the spring and momentarily stops after compressing the spring 19.8 cm. How much work is done (a) by the block on the spring and (b...
March 16, 2014 by Fiona

physics
An athlete whose mass is 94.0 is performing weight-lifting exercises. Starting from the rest position, he lifts, with constant acceleration, a barbell that weighs 600 . He lifts the barbell a distance of 0.50 in a time of 2.2 . Part A Use Newton's laws to find the total force ...
November 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics - please help!!
A 395.0 g block is dropped onto a vertical spring with a spring constant k = 252.0 N/m. The block becomes attached to the spring, and the spring compresses 0.29 m before momentarily stopping. While the spring is being compressed, what work is done by the block's weight? What ...
December 30, 2013 by John

Physics - please help me..
A 395.0 g block is dropped onto a vertical spring with a spring constant k = 252.0 N/m. The block becomes attached to the spring, and the spring compresses 0.29 m before momentarily stopping. While the spring is being compressed, what work is done by the block's weight? What ...
December 31, 2013 by Erin

Physics
a 2.5kg block initially at rest on horizontal surface. A horizontal force F of magnitude 6N and a vertical force P are the applied to the block. The coefficients of friction for the block and surface are Ms=0.4 and Mk=0.25.Determine the magnitude of the frictional force acting...
October 8, 2011 by Fatima

college physics
A block of mass 21.5 kg supported by a vertical massless cable is initially at rest. The block is then pulled upward with a constant acceleration of 3.79 m/s2. what is the tension in the cable? what is the magnitude of the net force acting on the mass? what is the speed of the...
June 30, 2014 by val

college physics
A block of mass 21.5 kg supported by a vertical massless cable is initially at rest. The block is then pulled upward with a constant acceleration of 3.79 m/s2. what is the tension in the cable? what is the magnitude of the net force acting on the mass? what is the speed of the...
July 1, 2014 by val

PHYSICS!
A 8.52 -kg block of metal is suspended from a scale and immersed in water as in Figure P9.30. The dimensions of the block are 12.0 cm x 10.0 cm x 10.0 cm. The 12.0-cm dimension is vertical, and the top of the block is 9.0 cm below the surface of the water. (a) What are the ...
October 28, 2012 by EMM

PHYSICS!
A 8.52 -kg block of metal is suspended from a scale and immersed in water as in Figure P9.30. The dimensions of the block are 12.0 cm x 10.0 cm x 10.0 cm. The 12.0-cm dimension is vertical, and the top of the block is 9.0 cm below the surface of the water. (a) What are the ...
October 28, 2012 by Emily

Physics
In starting an exercise, a 1.60-m tall person lifts a 2.10 kg book from the the ground so it is 2.20m above the ground. What is the potential energy of the book relative to (a) the ground,and(b) the top of the persons head? (c) What is the work done by the person in part(a)?
December 7, 2011 by Amanda and Leah

physics
A person pushes a block up a frictionless incline at a constant velocity. The incline is 35o, and the mass of the block is 28 kg. If he only exerts a horizontal force, how much work does he do if the block travels 7 m along the incline?
March 24, 2012 by jamie

Physics/Math
A 17 N horizontal force F pushes a block weighing 6.0 N against a vertical wall. The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.68, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.48. Assume that the block is not moving initially. Will the block move? In ...
February 10, 2007 by COFFEE

PHYSICS
A 10 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 1 kg block of wood hanging from a 1 m long string attached to the ceiling, getting stuck in the block. Due to the impact, the block then swings on the string to a maximum angle of 60 degrees with respect to the vertical. How fast was ...
March 21, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
A block of mass 2.5 kg is pushed up against the vertical wall by a force of 60 N acting at 47◦ to the ceiling. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the wall is 0.67. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Find the work done by this force in moving...
June 27, 2014 by Kaylee

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