Friday

November 27, 2015
Number of results: 78,890

**Science, Physics, math, calculus**

A toy rocket is fired at v0 = 41.2 m/s at an angle of è = 73.8 degrees with respect to the horizontal on flat level ground. Assuming that air resistance is negligible, what is its maximum height (H) and how far (R) will the rocket have traveled in the horizontal direction by ...
*November 24, 2013 by James*

**physics**

A ball dropped from a sixth floor window accelerates at 10 m/s After 2 seconds it hits the ground. It bounces back with a velocity of -15 m/s. What is the ball’s velocity when it hits the ground? What is the change in velocity of the ball when it bounces? The ball is in ...
*September 26, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

I'm comparing the "g-force" of a rocket and a race car. My answer for the race car corresponds to the answer in the book but my answer for the rocket is off by 1. The book says I need to add 1 G because the rocket is going upward. So, instead of my answer of .87 G, the correct...
*March 16, 2009 by KC*

**physics**

A rocket flies upward with a velocity of 1050 km/h and at an angle of 30 degrees to the vertical. If the rocket runs out of fuel determine: (i) The maximum additional altitude, h. (ii) The corresponding time. (iii) The horizontal distance at this time The gravitational ...
*July 9, 2011 by sand*

**Math - Trigonometry**

An observer on the ground at point A watches a rocket ascend. The observer is 1200 feet from the launch point B. As the rocket rises, the distance d from the observer to the rocket increases. a. Express the measure of angle A in terms of d. b. Find the measure of angle A if d...
*December 12, 2013 by Shelley Nicole*

**Math - Trig**

An observer on the ground at point A watches a rocket ascend. The observer is 120 feet from the launch point B. As the rocket rises, the distance d from the observer to the rocket increases. a. Express the measure of angle A in terms of d. b. Find the measure of angle A if d...
*December 14, 2013 by McKenna Louise*

**physics**

An ice sled powered by a rocket engine starts from rest on a large frozen lake and accelerates at +40 ft/s2. After some time t1, the rocket engine is shut down and the sled moves with constant velocity v for a time t2. If the total distance traveled by the sled is 17 500 ft ...
*February 11, 2008 by kinematics*

**Physics**

A fireworks rocket is moving at a speed of 48.4 m/s. The rocket suddenly breaks into two pieces of equal mass, which fly off with velocities v1 and v2, as shown in the drawing. What is the magnitude of (a) v1 and (b) v2? In the image the two pieces are going off in a right ...
*October 6, 2013 by Connor*

**Math**

11. A rocket is fired upward from some initial height above the ground. Its height h in feet above the ground t seconds after it is fired is given by h = -16t2 + 48t +448. (i) What is its initial height? __________ ft. (ii) What is its maximum height? ___________ ft. (iii) How...
*October 3, 2011 by Alyson*

**physics**

A 750 kg rocket accelerates straight upward from the ground at 60 m/s2. What is the force (thrust) provided by the engine? with a gravitational pull of 10 m/s2 down
*February 3, 2014 by Troy*

**Physics**

Pam, wearing a rocket pack, stands on frictionless ice. She has a mass of 44 kg. The rocket supplies a constant force for 22.0 m, and Pam acquires a speed of 62.5 m/s. Assume that air resistance is negligible. (a) What is the magnitude of the force?
*February 18, 2010 by Dar*

**physics**

1. What did Newton conclude about the force that pulls apples to the ground and the force that holds the moon in orbit? 2. What does the very small value of the gravitational constant G (in standard units) tell us about the strength of gravitational forces? 3. We can think of ...
*July 13, 2010 by confused*

**Physics**

A fireworks rocket is moving at a speed of 48.4 m/s. The rocket suddenly breaks into two pieces of equal mass, which fly off with velocities v1 and v2, as shown in the drawing. What is the magnitude of (a) v1 and (b) v2? In the image the two pieces are going off in a right ...
*October 5, 2013 by Cheech*

**City College**

Galileo is riding on top of a horse that is gallop- ing at 11 ft/s due east. A minute into his ride, Galileo pulls a key out of his pocket, and holds it over the side of the horse. When he lets go, the key falls 3.0 ft vertically to the ground. a). How far has the horse ...
*October 13, 2012 by Amy*

**Physical Science**

A flower pot falls off a window ledge 10.0 m above the ground. Its velocity as it hits the ground is?
*October 10, 2007 by Tyra J*

**physical science**

A flower pot falls off a window ledge 10.0 m above the ground. Its velocity as it hits the ground is
*June 20, 2011 by brittani*

**physics**

An aeroplane taking off from a field has a run of 500 meters. What is the acceleration and take off velocity if it leaves the ground 10 seconds after the start ?
*June 12, 2014 by Sanya*

**math**

A rocket ascends at an angle of 60.0˚ with the horizontal. After 1.00 min it is directly over a point that is a horizontal distance of 12.0 km from the launch point. Find the speed of the rocket.
*September 14, 2014 by shivam*

**math**

A rocket ascends at an angle of 60.0˚ with the horizontal. After 1.00 min it is directly over a point that is a horizontal distance of 16.0 km from the launch point. Find the speed of the rocket.
*September 27, 2014 by syed*

**Algebra - HELP!!!**

Can someone help me and check these? 1. Graph the function and identify the domain and range. y = –.5x² (1 point)graph *domain: (–∞, ∞) range: [0, ∞) graph domain: (–∞, ∞) range: (–∞, 0] graph domain: (–∞, ∞) range: (–∞, 0...
*April 22, 2014 by Sandy*

**Physics "Space Travel"**

Suppose you want to go to the immense red giant Betelgeuse, which is about 500 light years away. (A light year is the distance that light travels in one year.) You plan to travel at constant speed in a 1000 ig rocket ship. A: If the rocket ship's speed is 0.500 c, calculate ...
*April 17, 2008 by Chelly*

**statistics**

The inside diameter of metal washers produced by a company are normally distributed with a mean of .5 inches and a standdrd deviation of .01 inches. Of all washers produced .8% of the washers are rejected because they are too small for a bolt used to test them. What is the ...
*June 28, 2014 by josh*

**science**

a rocket is launched vertically at a height of 4km above the earths surface calculate the maximum height above the ground level
*September 6, 2015 by agnes*

**Physics**

Pam has a mass of 35.5 kg and she is at rest on smooth, level, frictionless ice. Pam straps on a rocket pack. The rocket supplies a constant force for 29.2 m and Pam acquires a speed of 64.1 m/s. What is the magnitude of the force?
*February 25, 2015 by Andres*

**Physics**

A rocket is fired in deep space, where gravity and drag forces are 0. If The rocket has in initial mass of 6000kg and eject gas at a relative speed of 2000m/s, how much gas must it eject in the first second (1s) to have an inital acceleration of 25m/s?
*March 10, 2014 by Smalls*

**physics**

A force of 34.5 meganewtons of thrust launches a Saturn 5 rocket 393 km off the ground. How much work was done (in joules)?
*February 2, 2015 by iyle*

**physics**

A rocket-driven sled running on a straight, level track has been used to study the physiological eﬀects of large accelerations on astronauts. One such sled can attain a speed of 440 m/s in 1.9 s starting from rest. What is the acceleration of the sled, assuming it is ...
*September 25, 2011 by Emily*

**Physics**

As a rocket accelerates upward, its thrust remains constant but its acceleration increases. what is the cause of this?
*July 13, 2011 by Capreeca*

**science**

An apple falls from a tree and hits the ground 10.4 m below. With what speed will it hit the ground? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2
*November 10, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Math**

For this problem, a person standing on the edge of a cliff throws a rock directly upward. it is observed that 2 secs later the rock is at its maximum height (in feet) and that 5 secs after that (meaning 7 seconds after being thrown) the rock hits the ground at the base of the ...
*October 7, 2014 by Leah*

**physics**

A 200.0 kg astronaut and equipment move with a velocity of 2.00 m/s toward an orbiting spacecraft. The astronaut will fire a 100.0 N rocket backpack to stop his motion relative to the spacecraft. (a) What acceleration is attained by the rocket backpack?
*January 22, 2012 by sarah*

**Physics Homework**

Could you please check my answers? Thanks! 1. You push a heavy car by hand. The car, in turn, pushes back with an opposite but equal force on you. Doesn’t this mean the forces cancel one another, making acceleration impossible? Why or why not? -No, because in order to ...
*September 11, 2007 by Soly*

**AP Physics**

A hot air balloon containing an AP Physics student ascends vertically at a constant speed of 8 m/s. While ascending, he accidentally drops his rubber duckie from the gondola of the ballong. Seven seconds after it is dropped the duckie bounces off a roof at point A and hits the...
*September 15, 2012 by raj*

**Physics**

A hot air balloon containing an AP Physics student ascends vertically at a constant speed of 8 m/s. While ascending, he accidentally drops his rubber duckie from the gondola of the ballong. Seven seconds after it is dropped the duckie bounces off a roof at point A and hits the...
*September 16, 2012 by san*

**physics**

what is the energy transformation when a cart is pushed and rolls along a smoothfloor it hits a rough patch on the floor and slows down. it then falls off a set of staris hits the ground and stops
*January 24, 2012 by prapti*

**Physics Homework**

1. You push a heavy car by hand. The car, in turn, pushes back with an opposite but equal force on you. Doesn’t this mean the forces cancel one another, making acceleration impossible? Why or why not? -No, because of the system that is involved. The system would be you and the...
*September 12, 2007 by Soly*

**Physics**

A rocket expels gases at a rate of 1.30 x 10^3 kg/s with a speed of 3.00 x 10^4 m/s. What is the force exerted on the rocket?
*December 9, 2011 by HELP*

**Math (Related Rates)**

I was working on some questions for homework and for some reason cannot understand how to approach this question A camera, located 5 km from the launch pad, is tracking the rocket that is fired straight up. When the height of the rocket is 12 km, the camera is rotating at the ...
*November 5, 2006 by Avik*

**Physics**

The acceleration of a certain rocket is given by ax=bt where b is positive constant, find the position and velocity at t=5.0s if Xo=0 and Vo=0 and b=3.0m/s^3?
*October 8, 2009 by sally*

**physical science **

A constant net force of 1500 N gives a toy rocket an acceleration of 2.5 m/s2
*June 2, 2010 by bob *

**physics **

A constant net force of 1500 N gives a toy rocket an acceleration of 2.5 m/s2. what is the mass in kg?
*June 2, 2010 by bob *

**physics**

A large building has an inclined roof. The length of the roof is 69.5 m and the angle of the roof is 18.0° below horizontal. A worker on the roof lets go of a hammer from the peak of the roof. Starting from rest, it slides down the entire length of the roof with a constant ...
*April 3, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

really need help, i have no idea how to answer this question ! A stone is thrown off a cliff. it reaches a maximum height of 30m after 2 seconds, then falls into the water below. it hits the water after 5 seconds a) how high above the water is the cliff ( The maximum height ...
*May 16, 2011 by melissa*

**math**

really need help, i have no idea how to answer this question ! A stone is thrown off a cliff. it reaches a maximum height of 30m after 2 seconds, then falls into the water below. it hits the water after 5 seconds a) how high above the water is the cliff ( The maximum height ...
*May 16, 2011 by melissa*

**physics**

In Fig. 12-51, uniform beams A and B are attached to a wall with hinges and loosely bolted together. Beam A has length LA = 2.55 m and mass 49.0 kg; beam B has mass 69.0 kg. The two hinge points are separated by distance d = 1.86 m. In unit-vector notation, what is the force ...
*December 29, 2010 by Sarah*

**geometry**

if a plane leaves a horizontal at an angle of 60 degrees and at 1 minute reaches a point of 12 miles how fast is the plane going.... "reaches a point of 12 miles" is ambiguous. Do you mean 12 miles in the air (elevation), perpendicular to the ground? Or, do you mean 12 miles ...
*October 15, 2006 by nick*

**Tulane Physics**

a rock is thrown unward off a cliff at a 45 degree angle. THe rock falls back to the elevation it was thrown from after 3.56 seconds. It hits the water 5.31 seconds after it was thrown. How high is the cliff? what is the horizontal distance from the cliff to the point in the ...
*September 14, 2011 by laura*

**physics**

An apple falls from a tree and hits the ground 9.93 m below. With what speed will it hit the ground? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in units of m/s
*September 19, 2012 by argelia*

**Physics**

An apple falls from a tree and hits the ground 8.83 m below. With what speed will it hit the ground? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in units of m/s
*October 9, 2014 by Jack *

**physics**

If the potential difference between a cloud and the ground is about 17 , how much charge is transferred in a lightning bolt that releases 1.2 of energy?
*September 11, 2012 by Ty*

**Physics**

An experimental model rocket has a mass of 0.054kg. The fuel that was used in one test had 215J of chemical potential energy. When the rocket reached an altitude of 119m, it was travelling at 48m/s and still rising. With what efficiency did the rocket convert chemical ...
*November 9, 2015 by Annie*

**Science**

An experimental model rocket has a mass of 0.054kg. The fuel that was used in one test had 215J of chemical potential energy. When the rocket reached an altitude of 119m, it was travelling at 48m/s and still rising. With what efficiency did the rocket convert chemical ...
*November 9, 2015 by Annie helpppp*

**Scientific studies**

A toy air rocket is launched vertically with an initial velocity of 22m/s. (a) How long does it take to reach its maximum height (v=0m/s? (b) How long does it take to return to the ground (x-0m)?
*February 17, 2010 by Aly*

**Southern Union**

A large building has an inclined roof. The length of the roof is 64.0 m and the angle of the roof is 20.0° below horizontal. A worker on the roof lets go of a hammer from the peak of the roof. Starting from rest, it slides down the entire length of the roof with a constant ...
*February 8, 2014 by Mary Anne*

**physics**

A red ball is thrown down with an initial speed of 1.2 m/s from a height of 25.0 meters above the ground. Then, 0.6 seconds after the red ball is thrown, a blue ball is thrown upward with an initial speed of 22.9 m/s, from a height of 0.8 meters above the ground. The force of ...
*September 3, 2012 by ali*

**Physics**

A red ball is thrown down with an initial speed of 1.3 m/s from a height of 28.0 meters above the ground. Then, 0.6 seconds after the red ball is thrown, a blue ball is thrown upward with an initial speed of 24.7 m/s, from a height of 0.8 meters above the ground. The force of ...
*January 26, 2013 by Funnyguy*

**Differential Calculus**

a person standing at the edge of a cliff throws a rock directly upward. it observed that 2 seconds later, the rock is it maximum height and that 5 seconds after it reached the highest point, it hits the ground at the base of the cliff. what is the initial velocity of the rock
*April 28, 2015 by rex*

**English**

Is rocket the simple subject for the following sentence. The Saturn rocket made travel to the moon possible.
*June 14, 2013 by Cherokee*

**physics**

A model rocket leaves the ground, heading straight up at 47 m/s. (a) What is its maximum altitude? m What are its speed and altitude at each of the following times? (b) 1 s m/s m (c) 4 s m/s m (d) 8 s m/s m
*January 16, 2011 by Jen*

**Physics**

.) Beth launches a rocket out in the courtyard. It stays in the air for 7.25 seconds before coming back down. a.) How high did it get? b.) With what velocity did it hit the ground upon returning to Earth? c.) What is its rate of acceleration as it slows down, reaches the peak ...
*November 12, 2010 by Heidi*

**math help please !!!**

i really neeed help, i have no idea how to answer this question ! i tried everything i know! A stone is thrown off a cliff. it reaches a maximum height of 30m after 2 seconds, then falls into the water below. it hits the water after 5 seconds a) how high above the water is ...
*May 17, 2011 by melissa*

**Physics**

An ice sled powered by a rocket engine starts from rest on a large frozen lake and accelerates at +13.0 m/s^2. At t1 the rocket shut down and the sled moves with constant velocity v until t2. The total distance traveled by the sled is 5.30 x 10^3m and the total time is 90s. ...
*August 31, 2010 by Kahlei*

**Physics**

So for each of the statements we have to write true or rewrite the part in Caps to make the sentence true. I'm only stuck on a couple. 1. On a position-time graph, the average velocity equals the run MULTIPLIED by the rise. 2. A child drops a ball. The instantaneous velocity ...
*February 3, 2011 by Leanna*

**PHYSICS**

Indentify the direction of the netforce in each of the following situations. A marble moves in a circular path inside a paper plate at a constant speed. The moon orbits the earth. An air hockey puck moves smoothly across the air hockey table after being struck. A rocket is ...
*November 19, 2010 by JJ*

**PHYSICS**

Indentify the direction of the netforce in each of the following situations. A marble moves in a circular path inside a paper plate at a constant speed. The moon orbits the earth. An air hockey puck moves smoothly across the air hockey table after being struck. A rocket is ...
*November 20, 2010 by JJ*

**PhYsIcS - RoTaTiOnAl MoTiOn**

A tire (0.8 m diameter) starts at rest and has an angular acceleration of 5 rad/s^2. If it moves for 10 seconds and then stops abruptly causing a blob of mud at the top of the tire to fly off, how far along the ground will the blob travel until it hits the ground?
*December 7, 2008 by Robert*

**Physics**

Hi~ Thank you for your help~ Imagine you are on an island and you have two coconuts. The coconuts are launched with the same initial velocity. The trajectory of coconutA is such that coconutA goes very high, but falls not much farther from the spot it was launched. The ...
*January 30, 2011 by APpreciative Student*

**physics**

A rocket is fired vertically up from the ground with a resultant vertical acceleration of (a) what is the maximum height reached? (b) After how much time from then will the maximum height be reached?(take g=10m/s2
*September 6, 2010 by sachin*

**science**

How does the angle a rocket is launched at affect how far it travels?
*January 31, 2010 by Anonymous*

**11th grade**

A flowerpot falls from a window sill 38.8 m above the sidewalk. What is the velocity of the flowerpot when it strikes the ground? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . Answer in units of m/s. How much time does a passerby on the side- walk below have to move out of the ...
*September 20, 2010 by Taylor*

**physics**

A rocket is fired upwards with 200.0 J of kinetic energy. How high does the rocket get at its highest point? Use the conservation formula.
*December 6, 2009 by bob*

**physics**

A rocket burnt fuel av the rate of 20kgs^4 and eject it with a velocity of 5.0*10^3ms^-1. Calculate the thrust exerted by the gas on the rocket.
*August 31, 2011 by john*

**Physics**

A hot-air balloon is rising vertically at a speed of 10 m s–1. An object is released from the balloon. The graph shows how the velocity of the object varies with time from when it leaves the balloon to when it reaches the ground four seconds later. It is assumed that the air ...
*February 16, 2011 by tania*

**PreAP Physics**

Pam has a mass of 40Kg and she is at rest on smooth, level, frictionless ice. Pam Straps on a rocket pack. The rocket supplies a constant force for 22m and Pam acquires a speed of 62 m/s. A) What is the magnitude of the force? B) What is Pam's final Kinetic Energy?
*November 30, 2011 by Mandy*

**Physics**

"Rocket Man" has a propulsion unit strapped to his back. He starts from rest on the ground, fires the unit, and accelerates straight upward. At a height of 16 m, his speed is 5.0 m/s. His mass, including the propulsion unit, has the approximately constant value of 143 kg. Find...
*October 21, 2015 by Kristen*

**math**

i really need help, i have no idea how to answer this question ! A stone is thrown off a cliff. it reaches a maximum height of 30m after 2 seconds, then falls into the water below. it hits the water after 5 seconds a) how high above the water is the cliff ( The maximum height ...
*May 15, 2011 by melissa*

**physics**

An astronaut on the Moon throws a stone from the top of a cliff. The stone hits the ground below 21.0 seconds later. The acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1.6 ms–2. what is the initial vertical velocity?
*October 24, 2015 by mark*

**physics - special relativity**

When a rocket is moving at a constant speed, it has a relativistic mass that is 60 percent greater than its rest mass. Find the speed of the rocket. **** So far, I tried using the relativistic mass equation.. 0.6m = mv / square root 1-(v/c)2
*June 7, 2010 by CL*

**Physics**

You lean over the edge of a building that is 106 meters above the ground and throw an object straight upwards. This object takes 3 seconds to reach its maximum vertical displacement above your hand and then falls to the ground. From the moment it leaves your hand, how long ...
*September 16, 2011 by JJ*

**physics**

If you see a lightening bolt, then count 4 seconds until you hear thunder, about how far away was the lightening strike?
*January 21, 2010 by Kristin *

**math**

The lengths of what are considered "1 inch bolts are found to be normally distrubted with a mean of 1.001 inches and a standard deviation of 0.002 inches. If a bolt measures more than 2 standard deviations away from the mean, it is rejected for not meeting factory tolerances. ...
*April 12, 2011 by david*

**Math - Geometry**

An object is launched from certain height into the air. The height is modeled by the the function h(t) = -4.8t^2+23t+20. The time (t) is measured in seconds. A) What is the maximum height? B) After how many seconds will it hit the ground? C) From what height (initial height) ...
*March 13, 2015 by Lilly*

**Math Algebra**

Here the missing Infos ;-)). The Physics of Baseball by Robert Adair - after t seconds, starting 1 sec after 35 angle, rotating with an initial backspin of 2000 revolutions per minute, and hit about 110mph is given by H(t)= -80t^2+340t-260 (in feet) a)how many seconds ...
*February 3, 2013 by Kat*

**physics**

An elevator is stopped at the ground floor. It starts moving upwards at constant acceleration a>0 for 5 seconds. It then keeps a constant speed for 35 seconds. Finally, it slows down with an acceleration of the same magnitude (but opposite direction) −a , until it ...
*October 5, 2013 by kyle*

**physics**

An elevator is stopped at the ground floor. It starts moving upwards at constant acceleration a>0 for 5 seconds. It then keeps a constant speed for 35 seconds. Finally, it slows down with an acceleration of the same magnitude (but opposite direction) −a , until it ...
*October 5, 2013 by kyle*

**physics**

An elevator is stopped at the ground floor. It starts moving upwards at constant acceleration a>0 for 5 seconds. It then keeps a constant speed for 35 seconds. Finally, it slows down with an acceleration of the same magnitude (but opposite direction) −a , until it ...
*October 5, 2013 by kyle*

**physics**

An elevator is stopped at the ground floor. It starts moving upwards at constant acceleration a>0 for 5 seconds. It then keeps a constant speed for 35 seconds. Finally, it slows down with an acceleration of the same magnitude (but opposite direction) −a , until it ...
*October 5, 2013 by anon*

**physics**

An elevator is stopped at the ground floor. It starts moving upwards at constant acceleration a>0 for 5 seconds. It then keeps a constant speed for 35 seconds. Finally, it slows down with an acceleration of the same magnitude (but opposite direction) −a , until it ...
*October 5, 2013 by anon*

**physics**

An elevator is stopped at the ground floor. It starts moving upwards at constant acceleration a>0 for 5 seconds. It then keeps a constant speed for 35 seconds. Finally, it slows down with an acceleration of the same magnitude (but opposite direction) −a , until it ...
*October 5, 2013 by HELP!*

**physics**

An elevator is stopped at the ground floor. It starts moving upwards at constant acceleration a>0 for 5 seconds. It then keeps a constant speed for 35 seconds. Finally, it slows down with an acceleration of the same magnitude (but opposite direction) −a , until it ...
*October 5, 2013 by HELP PLS*

**physics**

An elevator is stopped at the ground floor. It starts moving upwards at constant acceleration a>0 for 5 seconds. It then keeps a constant speed for 35 seconds. Finally, it slows down with an acceleration of the same magnitude (but opposite direction) −a , until it ...
*October 7, 2013 by Help!!*

**physics**

An elevator is stopped at the ground floor. It starts moving upwards at constant acceleration a>0 for 5 seconds. It then keeps a constant speed for 35 seconds. Finally, it slows down with an acceleration of the same magnitude (but opposite direction) −a , until it ...
*October 7, 2013 by Help!!*

**physics**

When a 1150 kg space rocket lifts off of ground. How many joules of energy has been provided by its engine during the time in which it achieves a speed of 180 m/s.
*February 7, 2012 by Zach *

**Physical science**

How does the angle a rocket is launched at affect the distance it travels?
*February 1, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics (as always)**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 29.4 m/s^2 for 4.00 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 4.00 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground? Would I have to set up two seperate equations for this? one for the acceleration due...
*September 24, 2006 by Becca (question three of four!)*

**Physics**

A projectile is launched with an initial speed of 40m/s at an angle of 25 degrees above the horizontal. The projectile lands 3 sec. later. Neglect air friction. What is the projectile's velocity at the highest point of it's trajectory? What is the straight line distace from ...
*February 24, 2011 by Lady22*

**calculussCalculuss ( pleassee heelp )**

Your Open QuestionShow me another » Calculuss homeworrk heelp? A rocket is being tracked from a radar post that is 10 km from the launch pad.the rocket arises vertically at a height of 17.32 km and then turns at an angle of 30 degrees fron the vertical directly away from the ...
*March 18, 2011 by Alisha*

**physics**

A tennis ball is dropped from the top of a building. It falls for 2.5 seconds before it hits the ground. (a) What velocity is the tennis ball traveling right before it hits the ground? (b) How high is the building?
*January 21, 2010 by Kristin *

**Physics**

An ice sled powered by a rocket engine starts from rest on a large frozen lake and accelerates at 15.0 m/s 2 . At t1 the rocket engine is shut down and the sled moves with constant velocity v for another t2 s. The total distance traveled by the sled is 5.60 × 10 3 m and the ...
*October 6, 2011 by Josh *

**Physics**

Mars' moon Phobos has a mass of 1.07x1016 kg and a mean radius of 11.1 km. Let's say our rocket blasts off from the surface of Phobos when Phobos is 9500 km from the surface of Mars. Does the rocket have to work harder to escape from the gravitational pull of Phobos or that of...
*October 21, 2007 by Raj*