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September 1, 2015
Number of results: 76,341

**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**

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

**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*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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**

.) 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*

**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*

**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*

**science**

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

**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*

**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*

**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 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*

**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**

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 *

**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*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**Physical science**

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

**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 *

**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*

**physics**

The waterfall "Angel Falls" in Venezuela is the world's tallest at h=979 m. Assume that the water's velocity on the top of the falls and on the bottom of the falls (after it hits the ground and begins to flow away) is equal, and that no total energy is lost by the water to the...
*February 11, 2013 by please help me out!!! please*

**physics!**

The waterfall "Angel Falls" in Venezuela is the world's tallest at h=979 m. Assume that the water's velocity on the top of the falls and on the bottom of the falls (after it hits the ground and begins to flow away) is equal, and that no total energy is lost by the water to the...
*February 13, 2013 by please help me out!!!!*

**physics.........**

The waterfall "Angel Falls" in Venezuela is the world's tallest at h=979 m. Assume that the water's velocity on the top of the falls and on the bottom of the falls (after it hits the ground and begins to flow away) is equal, and that no total energy is lost by the water to the...
*February 14, 2013 by please help me out!!!!*

**Math**

okay so the equation is -4.9t^2 - 39.2t + 1.6 If the rockets explode at the highest point (which max height is 80 meters) One of the rockets is schedules to explode 2 minutes and 28 seconds into the program. When should the rocket be fired from the barge? (How long, from start...
*February 26, 2012 by Marisol*

**Math**

okay so the equation is -4.9t^2 - 39.2t + 1.6 If the rockets explode at the highest point (which max height is 80 meters) One of the rockets is schedules to explode 2 minutes and 28 seconds into the program. When should the rocket be fired from the barge? (How long, from start...
*February 26, 2012 by Marisol*

**physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 28.8 m/s2 for 4.13 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 4.13 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*December 5, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 35.0 m/s2 for 5.63 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 5.63 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*December 13, 2010 by Monty*

**Physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 35.0 m/s2 for 5.63 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 5.63 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*December 13, 2010 by Monty*

**Physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 35.0 m/s2 for 5.63 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 5.63 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*December 13, 2010 by Monty*

**Physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 35.0 m/s2 for 5.63 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 5.63 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*December 13, 2010 by Monty*

**physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 32.0 m/s2 for 3.27 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 3.27 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*October 11, 2012 by Apple*

**physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 30.5 m/s2 for 3.39 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 3.39 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*March 14, 2013 by John Miller*

**Physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 28.1 m/s2 for 5.21 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 5.21 s, but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*October 5, 2013 by BOB*

**physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 28.1 m/s2 for 4.76 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 4.76 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*October 16, 2013 by eve*

**physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 29.4 m/s2 for 5.65 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 5.65 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*October 17, 2013 by Nicole*

**Physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 28.4 m/s2 for 4.79 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 4.79 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*October 27, 2013 by Josselyne*

**Physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 28.4 m/s2 for 4.79 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 4.79 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*October 27, 2013 by Josselyne*

**physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 26.3 m/s2 for 3.91 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 3.91 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*February 12, 2014 by ashley*

**Physics**

A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 26.3 m/s2 for 5.43 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 5.43 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*March 4, 2015 by Marley*

**physics**

JUMPING OFF THE GROUND (10 points possible) A person of mass m jumps off the ground. Suppose the person pushes off the ground with a constant force of magnitude F for T seconds. What was the magnitude of the displacement of the center of mass of the person while they were in ...
*October 25, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics (elena)**

JUMPING OFF THE GROUND (10 points possible) A person of mass m jumps off the ground. Suppose the person pushes off the ground with a constant force of magnitude F for T seconds. What was the magnitude of the displacement of the center of mass of the person while they were in ...
*October 24, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Pam has a mass of 33.0 kg and she is at rest on smooth, level, frictionless ice. Pam straps on a rocket pack. The rocket supplies a constant force for 15.0 m and Pam acquires a speed of 60.0 m/s. (a) What is the magnitude of the force? 1 N (b) What is Pam's final kinetic ...
*May 10, 2012 by dan*

**Physics**

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt holds the world record for the men's 100 meter dash with a time of 9.58 seconds. Another runner is training to break this record and finds that he can accelerate at a constant rate of 1.07 m/s^2. Assuming that the runner starts from rest, will he ...
*February 4, 2012 by Tracy*

**physics please help!**

A car driving along a straight road increases its velocity from 2.8 m/s to 9.7 m/s in 3 seconds. Calculate its acceleration in m/s^2 A skier in the Giant Slalom will accelerate at a constant 5.0 m/s^2 If she starts from rest, how fast is she going after 5 seconds? A skier at ...
*September 10, 2008 by Gray*

**Algebra**

If a ball is thrown vertically upward from a height of 56ft. above ground with an initial velocity of 40ft. per second, then the height of the ball above ground t seconds after it is thrown is given by f(t)=-16t^2 + 40t +56. How many seconds will elapse after the ball is ...
*October 21, 2011 by Velocity per second*

**Physics**

A rocket moves upward starting from rest with an acceleration of 32.5 m/s^2 for 4.52s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 4.52 s but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground?
*February 14, 2011 by Aidan*

**Algebra**

A shingle falls straight down from the roof of a building that is 144 feet tall. a. Use a vertical motion model to write an equation that gives the height h of the shingle t seconds after it falls. b. When does the shingle hit the ground? c. If the same shingle were dropped ...
*April 18, 2013 by David*

**calculus help.Pleaseee(thankyou guys for helping **

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 17, 2011 by tara*

**AP Physics**

Could you please help me out with the following problems please? If a rocket initially at rest accelerates at a rate of 50 m/s^2 for one minute, its speed will be ? ( I know there are 60 seconds in 1 minute, so would I just use the formula, d=vt, and I would get 3000 m/s) It ...
*September 4, 2007 by Cheyanne*