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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

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

physics
A 20 g bullet moving horizontally with a speed v hits a 2-kg block of wood resting on a table. After hitting the block the bullet is embedded in the block of wood and the block and the bullet moves a distance of 40 cm before it stops. If the coefficient of friction between the...
July 23, 2012 by Edward

physics
A 10.0-kg block is at rest on a horizontal floor. If you push horizontally on the 10.0-kg block with a force of 20.0 N, it just starts to move. (a) What is the coefficient of static friction? b) A 12.0-kg block is stacked on top of the 10.0-kg block. What is the magnitude F of...
February 17, 2011 by melad

physics
A 5.0-kg block is at rest on a horizontal floor. If you push horizontally on the 5.0-kg block with a force of 10.0 N, it just starts to move. (a) What is the coefficient of static friction? (b) A 12.0-kg block is stacked on top of the 5.0-kg block. What is the magnitude F of ...
February 16, 2012 by Julie

physics PLEASE help
A 5.0-kg block is at rest on a horizontal floor. If you push horizontally on the 5.0-kg block with a force of 10.0 N, it just starts to move. (a) What is the coefficient of static friction? (b) A 12.0-kg block is stacked on top of the 5.0-kg block. What is the magnitude F of ...
February 16, 2012 by Julie

Physics
A 12.0 kg block sits on a frictionless table. On top of this block is placed a 5.00 kg block. The coefficient of static friction between the two blocks is 0.70. a) What is the maximum force that can be applied horizontally to the 5.00 kg block before it slips? b) What is the ...
July 25, 2012 by Zac

physics
A small block has a horizontal velocity of 4.00 m/s as it slides off the edge of a table. The table is a vertical distance of 0.95 m above the floor. If g = 9.80 m/s2, how far does the block travel horizontally while it is in the air?
February 24, 2014 by sunny

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

physics
A block with a mass of 1.0kg is lifted up slowly from ground (0m) to height of 0.51m. block is slowly displaced horizontally by .10m. find total work done to displace block vertically and horizontally. Then find total work to lift block and move it horizontally.
February 16, 2014 by Ray

Physics
A 1.10 kg} block of wood sits at the edge of a table, 0.790 m above the floor. A 1.10×10−2 kg} bullet moving horizontally with a speed of 725 m/s embeds itself within the block. What horizontal distance does the block cover before hitting the ground?
August 3, 2010 by Todd

physics
A 1.20- block of wood sits at the edge of a table, 0.720 above the floor. A 1.20×10−2- bullet moving horizontally with a speed of 750 embeds itself within the block. What horizontal distance does the block cover before hitting the ground?
October 26, 2011 by chris

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

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 small block with a mass of m = 0.120 kg is attached to a cord passing through a hole in a frictionless, horizontal surface. The block is originally revolving at a distance of 0.40 m from the hole with a speed of 0.70 m/s. The cord is pulled from below, shortening the radius ...
May 20, 2014 by Sonya

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 - Torque
Consider a rectangular block of mass 30kg, height= 3m, length = 2m. A force F is applied horizontally at the upper edge. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. 1)What is the minimum force required to start to TIP the block? 2)What is the minimum coefficient of static ...
April 22, 2007 by Belle

Physics
A block of mass m = 2.00 kg rests on the left edge of a block of mass M = 8.00 kg. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the two blocks is 0.300, and the surface on which the 8.00- kg block rests is frictionless. A constant horizontal force of magnitude F = 10.0 N is ...
July 25, 2012 by Zac

PHYSICS(HELP)
A small block of mass m=1 kg glides down (without friction) a circular track of radius R=2 m, starting from rest at height R. At the bottom of the track it hits a massless relaxed spring with spring constant k= 11 N/m, which starts to be compressed as the block continues to ...
January 12, 2014 by Anonymous

PHYSICS(help)
A small block of mass m=1 kg glides down (without friction) a circular track of radius R=2 m, starting from rest at height R. At the bottom of the track it hits a massless relaxed spring with spring constant k= 11 N/m, which starts to be compressed as the block continues to ...
January 10, 2014 by Anonymous

Phisics (Urgent)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
A small block of mass m=1 kg glides down (without friction) a circular track of radius R=2 m, starting from rest at height R. At the bottom of the track it hits a massless relaxed spring with spring constant k= 9 N/m, which starts to be compressed as the block continues to ...
January 12, 2014 by Anonimus

Physics Classical Mechanics Help ASAP
A small block of mass m=1 kg glides down (without friction) a circular track of radius R=2 m, starting from rest at height R. At the bottom of the track it hits a massless relaxed spring with spring constant k= 8 N/m, which starts to be compressed as the block continues to ...
January 10, 2014 by Anonymous

physics
A physics student pulls a block of mass m = 23 kg up an incline at a slow constant velocity for a distance of d = 4 m. The incline makes an angle q = 25° with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the inclined plane is µk = 0.3. a) What is ...
March 11, 2012 by Mel

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
A 4 kg block rests between the floor and a 3 kg block. The 3 kg block is tied to a wall by a horizontal rope. If the coefficient of static friction is 0.800 between each pair of surfaces in contact, what force must be applied horizontally to the 4 kg block to make it move?
December 19, 2012 by Joe

physics
a 2kg block of wood rests on a long table top. a 5 gram bullet moving horizontally with speed of 150m/s is shoot into the block and stricks in it then block slides 270cm along the table and stops. find a)speed of block after impact b)friction force between block and table.
February 19, 2012 by yonas

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

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
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 18, 2013 by Urgent pls help

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

phy
A constant force does 12.0 Joules of work pushing a 350 gram block a distance of 2.5 meters up a ramp. The block starts from rest and reaches a speed of 4.75 m/s after being pushed for 2.5 m. The block’s potential energy increases by 5.0 J as it travels this distance. (a) What...
June 9, 2012 by ihsan

Physics
A block of mass 2.00kg starts at rest at the top of a ramp that is inclined delta= 40.0 degrees with the horizontal. The block slides down the ramp a distance of 3.60 meters where it contacts a relaxed spring with K=300N/m. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the ...
October 19, 2011 by Daniel

pHysics !!
A 20-g bullet is fired horizontally into a 980 g block of wood suspended by a long cord. The bullet sticks in the block and causes the block to swing 15 cm above its initial level. a) What is the momentum of the bullet before it hit the block? b) Determine the velocity of the ...
September 1, 2013 by kent

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 heavy wooden block rests on a flat table and a high-speed bullet is fired horizontally into the block, the bullet stopping in it. How far will the block slide before coming to a stop? The mass of the bullet is 10.5 g, the mass of the block is 10.5 kg the bullet’s impact ...
March 10, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
A heavy wooden block rests on a flat table and a high-speed bullet is fired horizontally into the block, the bullet stopping in it. How far will the block slide before coming to a stop? The mass of the bullet is 10.5 g, the mass of the block is 10.5 kg the bullet’s impact ...
March 10, 2010 by esther

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

math
A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 51.6 -m-high building. When the block is 15.7 m above the ground, a man, 1.90 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 11, 2014 by kingsley danon

physics
A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 51.6 -m-high building. When the block is 15.7 m above the ground, a man, 1.90 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 11, 2014 by kingsley danon

math
A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 51.6 -m-high building. When the block is 15.7 m above the ground, a man, 1.90 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 11, 2014 by mikaa johburg

physics
A 2.7 kg block, starting from rest, slides down a ramp with friction. The top of the ramp is 1.5 m above the ground; the bottom of the ramp is h = 0.25 m above the ground. The block leaves the ramp moving horizontally, and lands a horizontal distance d away. Find the distance ...
May 31, 2010 by amy

Dynamics
The 10 kg block shown is released from rest on the horizontal surface at point B, where the spring has been stretched a distance of 0.5 m from its neutral position A. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the plane is 0.30. Calculate (a) the velocity v of ...
March 24, 2013 by Brandon

Physics
A 5.0-g bullet traveling horizontally at an unknown speed hits and embeds itself in a 0.195-kg block resting on a frictionless table. The block slides into and compresses a 180-N/m spring a distance of 0.15m before stopping the block and bullet. Determine the initial speed of ...
March 11, 2014 by BULTURP

classical mechanics
Gliding mass stopped by spring and friction (12 points possible) A small block of mass m=1 kg glides down (without friction) a circular track of radius R=2 m, starting from rest at height R. At the bottom of the track it hits a massless relaxed spring with spring constant k= 7...
January 10, 2014 by juanpro

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

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 HELP!
A 20.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 85 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring having spring constant 156 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. The bullet block system compresses the spring by a ...
October 16, 2012 by Megan

Physics (Algebra-based)
A block starts at rest and slides down a frictionless track except for a small rough area on a horizontal section of the track.It leaves the track horizontally, flies through the air, and subsequently strikes the ground. gravity= 9.81 m/s^2. height1=4.1m---- is initially ...
April 6, 2013 by Becky

Physics
A 50.0g Bullet traveling horizontally at 200.0 m/s embeds itself in a much more massive wooden block initially at rest on a horizontal surface (μ=0.10) The block then slides 1.2m toward an ideal spring and collides with it. The block compresses the spring (k=600.0 N/m) a ...
November 21, 2010 by Alexander

physics
A 0.145 kg block is released from rest from the top of a 51.7◦ frictionless incline. When it has fallen a vertical distance of 1.3 m, a 0.00794 kg bullet is fired into the block along a path parallel to the slope of the incline, and momentarily brings the block to rest, ...
April 9, 2010 by Jen

Physics
A block of mass m is projected at speed Vo up a rough plane inclined at an angle theta to the horizontal. Model the block as a particle and assume that the frictional force acting is given by kv^2, where v is the block's speed and k is a constant. What is the block's equation ...
May 13, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics- Elena please help!
A 20.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 85 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring having spring constant 156 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. The bullet block system compresses the spring by a ...
October 16, 2012 by Megan

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

Dynamic
The block of weight 50 N is pressed against the spring so as to compress it a distance 0.6 m when it is at A. If the plane is smooth, determine the distance d, measured from the wall, to where the block strikes the ground. Neglect the size of the block.
December 10, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
A large uniform block rests horizontally on two vertical supports(one support at the left end of the block and another at a distance from the other end) and has a weight hanging from its other end. The block has a mass of 100 kg and a length of 2 meters. If the hanging weight ...
October 16, 2010 by sandhya

Physics
A block has mass 800 g, whose is fasten to a spring with spring constant k is 70 N/m. The block is pulled a distance x = 15 cm from its equilibrium position at x = 0 on a frictionless surface and released from rest at t = 0. (a) What force does the spring exert on the block ...
December 18, 2011 by Dia

physics
A 50-kg block is pushed a distance of 5.0 m across a floor by a horizontal force Fp whose magnitude is 150 N. Fp is parallel to the displacement of the block. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.25. A) What is the total work done on the block? B) If the box started from ...
February 13, 2012 by Amy

science
A block of mass 0.5 kg is pushed a distance x against a spring with k=450 N/m. When released the block slides along a frictionless horizontal surface to a point B, the bottom of a vertical circular track of radius R=1 meter. The track is not smooth. When the block reaches ...
June 18, 2011 by claire

Physics
A 40 gram bullet is fired horizontally from a gun with a momentum of 2.8 (kg*m/s) and embeds itself into a 300 gram block of wood initially at rest on a wooden horizontal surface. After this collision the wood block slides 15 meters before falling off a table with a height of ...
January 16, 2013 by Cass

physics
A 40 gram bullet is fired horizontally from a gun with a momentum of 2.8 (kg*m/s) and embeds itself into a 300 gram block of wood initially at rest on a wooden horizontal surface. After this collision the wood block slides 15 meters before falling off a table with a height of ...
January 16, 2013 by Cass

physical
A 0.8 kg block of wood has an initial velocity of 0.25 m/s as it begins to slide across a table. The block comes to rest over a distance of 0.72m. a) what is the average frictional force on the block? b)How much work is done on the block by friction? c)How much work is done on...
August 17, 2012 by sara

Physics
A 0.409 kg block is attached to a horizontal spring that is at its equilibrium length, and whose force constant is 19.5 N/m. The block rests on a frictionless surface. A 0.0500 kg wad of putty is thrown horizontally at the block, hitting it with an initial speed of 2.32 m/s ...
April 22, 2010 by Physics

college physics
A block of weight = 35.0 N sits on a frictionless inclined plane, which makes an angle theta = 27.0 with respect to the horizontal. A force of magnitude = 15.9 N, applied parallel to the incline, is just sufficient to pull the block up the plane at constant speed. What is Wg, ...
February 25, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics
A block of weight = 25.0 N sits on a frictionless inclined plane, which makes an angle = 34.0 with respect to the horizontal, as shown in the figure. A force of magnitude F= 14.0 N, applied parallel to the incline, is just sufficient to pull the block up the plane at constant ...
October 17, 2010 by Eden

Physics
A person pushes with a horizontal force of 25 N 4kg block, initially at rest on a horizontal table, a distance of 3m. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and table is 0.35. determine external work on the block-table system. the energy dissipated by friction ...
April 16, 2014 by Star

physics
A block of mass 0.22 kg can slide on a frictionless incline (Ø = 30º) and is connected via a string to a vertical spring (k = 3.6 N/m). The system starts at rest with the spring at its natural length. (a) What is the maximum distance along the incline through which the block ...
October 7, 2011 by Jill

PHYSICS
In a laboratory experiment, a bullet of mass 47.0 g is shot horizontally into a stationary block of totara of mass 3.50 kg that hangs from a light string. The bullet is then embedded a distance d = 3.50 cm into the block and the combined block-bullet object moves at a speed of...
March 28, 2011 by Gary

Physics
A heavy wooden block rests on a flat table and a high-speed bullet is fired horizontally into the block, the bullet stopping in it. How far will the block slide before coming to a stop? The mass of the bullet is 9.5 g, the mass of the block is 10.5 kg, the bullet's impact ...
November 6, 2013 by jonathan

physics
A block of weight w = 25.0 N sits on a frictionless inclined plane, which makes an angle = 25.0 with respect to the horizontal, as shown in the figure. A force of magnitude F= 10.6 N , applied parallel to the incline, is just sufficient to pull the block up the plane at ...
October 3, 2010 by michelle

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
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 3.35 m/s, what is the...
October 28, 2010 by Sam

Physics 1
A 50.0-kg block and 100-kg block are connected by a string as in Figure P8.36. The pulley is frictionless and of negligible mass. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the 50-kg block and incline is 0.250. Determine the change in the kinetic energy of the 50-kg block as ...
October 20, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics
A small block slides along a track from one level to a higher level, by moving through an intermediate valley (see Figure). The track is frictionless until the block reaches the higher level. There a frictional force stops the block in a distance d. Assume that the block's ...
December 26, 2013 by George

physics
A block is initially sliding along a horizontal surface with 24.6 J of kinetic energy. Friction causes the block’s speed to be halved in a distance of 3.20 m. a) What is the kinetic energy of the block after traveling the 3.20 m? b) What is the magnitude of the kinetic ...
July 16, 2012 by Katie

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

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 11.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 108 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring of constant 151 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. If the bullet-block system compresses the spring by a maximum...
November 23, 2010 by please help

physics
A block of mass 0.570 kg is pushed against a horizontal spring of negligible mass until the spring is compressed a distance x. The force constant of the spring is 450 N/m. When it is released, the block travels along a frictionless, horizontal surface to point B, the bottom of...
March 2, 2009 by Jessi

Physics
A 0.409 kg block is attached to a horizontal spring that is at its equilibrium length, and whose force constant is 19.5 N/m. The block rests on a frictionless surface. A 0.0500 kg wad of putty is thrown horizontally at the block, hitting it with an initial speed of 2.32 m/s ...
April 29, 2010 by Carden

Physics
A 0.490-kg block is attached to a horizontal spring that is at its equilibrium length, and whose force constant is 25.0N/m . The block rests on a frictionless surface. A 6.00×10−2-kg wad of putty is thrown horizontally at the block, hitting it with a speed of 2.10m/s and...
October 25, 2013 by Lhaedy

Physics
36.​A 50.0-kg block and 100-kg block are connected by a string. The pulley is frictionless and of negligible mass. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the 50-kg block and incline is 0.250. Determine the change in the kinetic energy of the 50-kg block as it moves ...
April 15, 2013 by Noor

physics
A 200 gram block is attached to a spring with a spring constant of 8 N/m. The spring oscillates horizontally on a frictionless surface. Its velocity is 80 cm/s when x = - 4.2 cm. a. What is the amplitude of oscillation? b. What is the block’s maximum acceleration? c. What is ...
December 11, 2011 by Anonymous

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
a block of mass 0,5kg is attached to a spring .The spring is compressed to a distance of0,1m.The block is released .The block moves 0,07m past the equilibrium position .What is the force of friction that does work on the block. spring constant is 500
August 29, 2014 by ruby

Physics
A 5.00 kg carrying a charge of Q=60 uC is connected to a spring for which k=100N/m. The block lies on a frictionless horizontal track and the system is immersed in a uniform electric field of E=5.0e5 V/m. If the block is released from rest when the spring is unstretched. A) By...
March 28, 2012 by Jona F

Physics
A 5.00 kg carrying a charge of Q=60 uC is connected to a spring for which k=100N/m. The block lies on a frictionless horizontal track and the system is immersed in a uniform electric field of E=5.0e5 V/m. If the block is released from rest when the spring is unstretched. A) By...
March 28, 2012 by Jona F

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