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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

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

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
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 - 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
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

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

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

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

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
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
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 - 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

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

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
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 (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

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
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!!!!

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
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

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 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

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

physics
A 30lb sand bag falls off a hot air balloon floating stationary 5000ft above the ground what is the speed of the bag at the moment it hits the ground?
October 7, 2012 by Jr

Pre-Calculus
Hello, A projectile is launched straight up from the ground with an initial velocity of 320 ft/sec. a. When will the projectiles height above the ground be 1024 ft? For this I got 16 seconds b. When will the height of the projectile be at least 24 ft? I am not sure how to ...
September 6, 2009 by Ashley

chemistry
If the rocket engine contains 1500.0 grams of H2O2 and an excess of N2H4, what volume of water vapor will be produced when the rocket fires up to a temperature of 540°C and a pressure of 1.2atm?
July 24, 2012 by Big Trav

physics
a 145g baseball is dropped from a tree 13.0m above the ground. with what is the velocity of the baseball at the ground after it falls 13.0m? B. If it actually hits the ground with a speed of 8.0o m/s, what is the average force of air resistance exerted on it?
November 12, 2009 by Sasha

physics
an object travels in a straight line at a constant acceleration for 6 seconds.in the first 2 seconds it travels 18 metres and in entire 6 seconds it covers 102 metres. find the acceleration.
March 7, 2010 by Ankur

physics
A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 28.5 m/s 2 for 3.09 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 3.09 s, but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground? Answer in units of m
January 17, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
A rocket moves upward, starting from rest with an acceleration of 28.3 m/s2 for 5.50 s. It runs out of fuel at the end of the 5.50 s, but does not stop. How high does it rise above the ground? Answer in units of m
September 17, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
A man kicks a soccer ball at an angle of 35 degress above the ground and it hits the ground 3.2 seconds later. How high and how far does the ball travel?
September 17, 2012 by Kristen Help!!!!

physics
A rocket of mass 4.36 × 105 kg is in flight near earth's surface. Its thrust is directed at an angle of 58.9° above the horizontal and has a magnitude of 9.61 × 106 N. Find the (a) magnitude and (b) direction of the rocket's acceleration. Give the direction as an angle above ...
June 24, 2013 by sam

Physics
I'm having some trouble with this question A 4200-kg rocket is traveling in outer space with a velocity of 120m/s toward the Sun. It needs to alter its course by 23 degrees, which can be done by shooting is rockets briefly in a direction perpendicular to it’s original motion. ...
January 13, 2010 by Joe

precal college
a rocket is shot straight up into the air with an inicial velocity of 250 ft per second and from a height of 100 feet above the ground. h= -16x2+ 250x+ 100
September 5, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
A rocket of mass 4.45E+5 kg is in flight. Its thrust is directed at an angle of 51.1° above the horizontal and has a magnitude of 7.64E+6 N. Calculate the magnitude (enter first) and direction of the rocket's acceleration. Give the direction as an angle above the horizontal.
October 28, 2011 by Nick

Physics
A rocket of mass 4.45E+5 kg is in flight. Its thrust is directed at an angle of 51.1° above the horizontal and has a magnitude of 7.64E+6 N. Calculate the magnitude (enter first) and direction of the rocket's acceleration. Give the direction as an angle above the horizontal.
November 4, 2011 by Nick

physics
A 2000 kg space probe is moving rightward in empty space along the x axis at 12 m/s. One of the probe’s rockets is fired providing a thrust of 1800j N along the y axis. The rocket fires for 1.5 s. How can I derive the equation for the trajectory of the probe during the time ...
November 21, 2009 by maggie

physics
A 2000 kg space probe is moving rightward in empty space along the x axis at 12 m/s. One of the probe’s rockets is fired providing a thrust of 1800j N along the y axis. The rocket fires for 1.5 s. How can I derive the equation for the trajectory of the probe during the time ...
November 23, 2009 by jon

physics
A 2000 kg space probe is moving rightward in empty space along the x axis at 12 m/s. One of the probe’s rockets is fired providing a thrust of 1800j N along the y axis. The rocket fires for 1.5 s. How can I derive the equation for the trajectory of the probe during the time ...
November 23, 2009 by julia

Physics
Help me please I'm stuck on this question 2.In a thunderstorm at 20.0°C, Karen sees a bolt of lightning and hears the thunderclap 3.00 s later. How far from Karen did the lightning strike? Show your work.
April 14, 2014 by Me and I

physics- please explain
Why is the following situation impossible? A librarian lifts a book from the ground to a high shelf, doing 20.0 J of work in the lifting process. As he turns his back, the book falls off the shelf back to the ground. The gravitational force from the Earth on the book does 20.0...
December 8, 2012 by Anya

Physics
From the top of a tower is an object with mass 25 kg which is lowered with ropes at a constant speed, 4 m / s to the ground. After 10 seconds the rope by which an object falls freely. From the moment there are 12 seconds to those standing on top of the tower hears the sound of...
October 19, 2010 by Oddbjørn

physics- TEST TMRW PLS HELP!
Why is the following situation impossible? A librarian lifts a book from the ground to a high shelf, doing 20.0 J of work in the lifting process. As he turns his back, the book falls off the shelf back to the ground. The gravitational force from the Earth on the book does 20.0...
December 9, 2012 by Anya

Math 214
Not sure my reasoning is correct. Here is the question: In a Nasa rocket firing, the probability of the siccess of the first stage is 95%, of the second stage 97% and of the third stage 98%. What is the probability of success for the three stage rocket? My reasoning: There are...
November 5, 2010 by Vanessa

physics
a toy rocket is fired upward with a net force of 50N. Because of this force it accelerates at 25m/s^2. What is the mass of the rocket?
November 16, 2013 by kim

Physics
A rocket moving at 2000 m/s with a mass of 2000 kg releases gas at 500 m/s perpendicular to the direction of the rocket. The rocket moves at 18 degrees opposite of the direction that the gas was released. What is the mass of the gas released?
February 3, 2008 by Michael

algebra
a model rocket is 2in tall. if it was built with a scale of 1in :10ft, then how tall is the real rocket?
November 19, 2012 by taia

physics
A 425 g model rocket is accelerated upward at 86 m/s2 by its engine. What is the value of the force exerted by the engine on the rocket?
January 26, 2015 by Rose

physics 20
A speed velocity of a a rocket with a mass of 0.25 kg passes from 15 m/s[up] to 40 m/s[up] in 0.60s. calculate the force of the escaped gasses of the rocket. **** that's what i've done, so far data: m = 0.25kg initial velocity = 15 m/s final velocity = 40 m/s time = 0.60s ...
November 3, 2009 by Adrienne

physics 20
A speed velocity of a a rocket with a mass of 0.25 kg passes from 15 m/s[up] to 40 m/s[up] in 0.60s. calculate the force of the escaped gasses of the rocket. **** that's what i've done, so far data: m = 0.25kg initial velocity = 15 m/s final velocity = 40 m/s time = 0.60s ...
November 3, 2009 by Adrienne

Physics
The escape velocity on Planet X is the speed the rocket needs in order to never fall back down again in a universe in which X is the only object. In order for the rocket to not fall back down, its velocity to never become negative, how far away does the rocket have to be when ...
October 30, 2012 by Scoop

Algebra II
Y=-16X^2+100X+6 where x is the time in seconds and Y is the height in feet. find the zeros of the function? What do the zeros represent and are they realistic? and about how high does the rocket fly before hitting the ground?
February 14, 2010 by Walter

Math-acceleration
An object moves across a straight line so that after t seconds, is distance from its starting point is: D(t)=t^3 - 12t^2 + 100t + 12 meters. Find the acceleration of the object after 3 seconds. I believe acceleration is calculated by taking the second derivative. D'(t) = 3t^2...
October 3, 2006 by becky

physics
A pine cone falls straight down from a pine tree growing on a 21.0^\circ slope. The pine cone hits the ground with a speed of 9.00 m/s. What is the component of the pine cone's impact velocity (a) parallel to the ground and (b) perpendicular to the ground?
February 4, 2011 by Anonymous

AP Physics Word Problems ASAP!
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 5, 2007 by Cheyanne

math
the saturn V rocket is 364 feet long. How many 4 foot tall people would hav to stand on top of each other to be as tall as the rocket?
June 22, 2011 by TAYLOR

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