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July 27, 2016
Number of results: 66,658

**Physics**

A pool ball initially traveling 5 m/s strikes a second pool ball of identical mass in a totally elastic collision. After the collision the first ball has veered off its original path and is now traveling at 3 m/s. Find the speed and angle of each pool ball after the collision...
*April 9, 2012 by Mary*

**science**

hey how u all doin? If a ball is thrown vertically upwards into the air. What is the main energy conversion that takes place as the ball rises towards its maximum height? thanks carl
*December 10, 2008 by carl*

**physics**

A ballplayer standing at homeplate hits a baseball that is caught by another player at the same height above the ground from which it was hit. The ball is hit with an initial velocity of 23.0 m/s at an angle of 58.0° above the horizontal. (a) How high will the ball rise? (b) ...
*February 14, 2010 by candace*

**physics**

I did a projectile motion lab, predicting where a ball would land before actually dropping it. I have to answer this question: you accounted for variations in the velocity measurement in your range prediction. Are there other measurements you used which would affect the range ...
*February 1, 2009 by Kimberly*

**physics**

a 1.9kg ball of putty moving to the right has a head -on inelastic with 1.3 kg putty ball moving to the left , if the combined blob doens;t move just after the collision, what can you conclude about the relative speeds of the balls before they collide?
*September 22, 2012 by tere*

**physics**

once a 21 kg crate is in motion on a hoizontal floor, a horizontal force of 58 N keeps the crate moving with a constant velocity. the acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s^2. what is mu k , the coefficient of kinetic friction, between the crate and the floor?
*November 11, 2010 by autumn *

**physics**

A large box whose mass is 20 kg rests on a frinctionless floor. A mover pushes on the box with a force of 250 N at an angle of 35 degrees below the horizontal. What is the acceleration of the box across the floor?
*January 16, 2011 by Brian*

**physics**

You pull a 18 kg sled across the floor with a strap that is at an angle of 40° above the horizontal with a force 86 N. Find the magnitude of the acceleration of the sled, given that the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the floor is 0.23.
*September 22, 2012 by christina*

**physics**

A full shopping cart requires a force of 88.0 Newtons to move across a horizontal floor at a constant velocity. If the cart has a mass of 32.1 kg, what is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the cart and the floor?
*December 15, 2014 by bruh*

**physics**

A red ball of mass 0,6 kg,travelling at 5 m.s^-1 on a frictionless surface ,stikes a stationary green ball of mass 0,3 kg.after the collision,the red ball continues to move in its original direction at 2m.s^-1,while the green ball moves in front of the red ball. Determine the ...
*February 5, 2014 by Mashego clinton*

**science**

A golf ball and a ping-pong ball are dropped in a vacuum chamber. When they have fallen halfway down, they have the same?
*March 1, 2011 by G*

**Physics**

A 0.140-kg baseball is pitched horizontally at 36.7 m/s. When a player hits the ball, it moves at the same speed, but in the opposite direction. If the bat and the ball are in contact for 0.450 ms, calculate the average force the bat exerts on the ball.
*December 9, 2011 by HELP*

**Physics**

Consider two cases in which the same ball is thrown against a wall with the same initial velocity. In case A, the ball sticks to the wall and does not bounce.In Case B, the ball bounces back with the same speed that it came with. A.)In which of the two cases is the change in ...
*July 7, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Consider two cases in which the same ball is thrown against a wall with the same initial velocity. In case A, the ball sticks to the wall and does not bounce.In Case B, the ball bounces back with the same speed that it came with. a.) In which of the two cases is the change in ...
*July 7, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Consider two cases in which the same ball is thrown against a wall with the same initial velocity. In case A, the ball sticks to the wall and does not bounce.In Case B, the ball bounces back with the same speed that it came with. a.) In which of the two cases is the change in ...
*July 7, 2014 by Anonymous-HELP! PLEASE!!*

**Physics**

Would someone please check my work ands let me know if I am right? (We are going to do this as a group but I'd like to attempt it on my own first.) Thank you! Suppose a soccer player kicks the ball from a distance 30 m toward the goal. Find the initial speed of the ball if it ...
*September 6, 2012 by Miaow*

**physics**

A ball is dropped from a height of 1.5m. how long will it take the ball to reach the ground and what velocity will it reach?
*January 18, 2012 by Amy*

**physics**

A ball is dropped from a tall building What is its acceleration What does the acceleration tell us about the velocity of the ball
*May 3, 2012 by lisa*

**physics**

A ball is dropped from a height of 168 m. What is the ball height from ground after 2.24 sec of falling?
*September 28, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A bowling ball traveling with constant speed hits the pins at the end of a bowling lane 15.5 m long. The bowler hears the sound of the ball hitting the pins 2.50 s after the ball is released from his hands. What is the speed of the ball? The speed of sound is 340 m/s. How do i...
*October 15, 2010 by Lynmarie*

**physics**

The fastest major league pitcher throws a ball at 40.0. If he throws the ball horizontally, how far does it drop vertically on the 17.7 trip to home plate?
*September 20, 2010 by kt*

**physics **

You throw a ball vertically from an apartment balcony to the ground 14.2 m below. Find the ball's initial velocity if it hits the ground 1.08 s after you release it.
*September 30, 2013 by squad*

**physics **

A 2.0-kg ball moving at 10 m/s makes an off-center collision with a 3.0-kg ball that is initially at rest. After the collision, the 2.0-kg ball is deflected at an angle of 30° from its original direction of motion and the 3.0-kg ball is moving at 4.0 m/s. Find the speed of the...
*May 6, 2012 by help please*

**physics **

A 2.0-kg ball moving at 10 m/s makes an off-center collision with a 3.0-kg ball that is initially at rest. After the collision, the 2.0-kg ball is deflected at an angle of 30° from its original direction of motion and the 3.0-kg ball is moving at 4.0 m/s. Find the speed of the...
*May 6, 2012 by help please*

**physics**

Two stones are thrown vertically up at the same time. The first stone is thrown with an initial velocity of 11.5 m/s from a 12th-floor balcony of a building and hits the ground after 4.0 s. With what initial velocity should the second stone be thrown from a 4th-floor balcony ...
*October 2, 2011 by Brianna*

**physics**

Two stones are thrown vertically up at the same time. The first stone is thrown with an initial velocity of 12.5 m/s from a 12th-floor balcony of a building and hits the ground after 4.6 s. With what initial velocity should the second stone be thrown from a 4th-floor balcony ...
*October 2, 2011 by Millie*

**physics**

A ball in tennis is lofted with an initial speed of 15m/s, at and angle of 50 degrees above the horizonal. At this instant, the opponent is 10m away from the ball. He begins moving backwards 0.3s later, hoping to reach the ball and hit it back at the moment it is 2.10m above ...
*September 29, 2011 by billy*

**Physics**

Bob has just finished climbing a sheer cliff above a beach, and wants to figure out how high he climbed. All he has to use, however, is a baseball, a stopwatch, and a friend on the ground below with a long measuring tape. Bob is a pitcher, and knows that the fastest he can ...
*February 13, 2015 by Breauna*

**Physics**

A ball of mass 0.4 kg, initially at rest, is kicked directly toward a fence from a point 20 m away, as shown below. The velocity of the ball as it leaves the kicker's foot is 17 m/s at angle of 35 degree above the horizontal. The top of the fence is 3 m high. The ball hits ...
*October 12, 2015 by Luma*

**Physics**

Assume a perfectly elastic collision between a 916g bat and a 145g baseball. Initially, the ball was moving at 32 m/s toward the ball and afterward it's heading away at 40 m/s. Find bat's speed before and after collision.
*October 10, 2012 by Nora*

**science**

A boy climbs to the roof of his house and drops a 0.40 kg rubber ball from the 7.5-meter peak of the house. How much energy was lost in the process? The bounce takes place over a 170 ms time interval. What is the impulse given to the ball during this time?
*January 10, 2014 by Katie *

**physics please help**

A golfer, driving a golf ball off the tee, gives the ball a velocity of +40 m/s. The mass of the ball is 0.045 kg, and the duration of the impact with the golf club is 4.05E-3s. (a) What is the change in momentum of the ball? (b) Determine the average force applied to the ball...
*November 5, 2010 by jonathan*

**chemistry**

The kinetic energy of a rolling billiard ball is given by KE=1/2mv2. Suppose a 0.17-kg billiard ball is rolling down a pool table with an initial speed of 4.7m/s . As it travels, it loses some of its energy as heat. The ball slows down to 3.7m/s and then collides straight-on ...
*July 27, 2013 by meghan*

**Physics**

Calculate the impulse (in kgm/s) received by a football when it's kicked in a kickoff. The ball has a mass of 0.27 kg and travels a horizontal distance of 68 m. The ball is kicked at an angle q of 20.5 with the horizontal and spends 2.276 seconds in the air.
*January 15, 2014 by Susan *

**physics**

A box of books weighing 349 N moves with a constant velocity across the floor when it is pushed with a force of 434 N exerted downward at an angle of 37.9◦ below the horizontal. Find μk between the box and the floor.
*February 9, 2015 by Erin*

**college**

A blue ball is thrown upward with an initial speed of 19.8 m/s, from a height of 0.5 meters above the ground. 2.4 seconds after the blue ball is thrown, a red ball is thrown down with an initial speed of 7.9 m/s from a height of 22.5 meters above the ground. The force of ...
*September 3, 2012 by ali*

**PHYSICS**

Two balls collide on a horizontal, frictionless table. Ball A has a mass of 0.175 kg and travelling at 1.20 m/s [E 40o S]. Ball B has a mass of 0.225 kg and is travelling at 0.68 m/s [E]. The velocity of ball B after collision is 0.93 m/s [E 23o S]. What is the velocity of ...
*May 10, 2012 by myra*

**Physics**

A ball of mass m makes a head-on elastic collison with a second ball (at rest) and rebounds in the opposite direction with a speed equal to 1/4 it's original speed. What is the mass of the second ball? I would really apprieciate it if ya'll would show steps. I have been ...
*November 9, 2012 by Henry*

**physics**

On the Apollo 14 mission to the moon, astronaut Alan Shepard hit a golf ball with a golf club improvised from a tool. The free-fall acceleration on the moon is 1/6 of its value on earth. Suppose he hit the ball with a speed of 25 m/s at an angle 24 ∘ above the horizontal...
*October 1, 2015 by raquel *

**physics**

A stewardess pulls her 70 N flight bag a distance of 200 m along an airport floor at constant speed. The force she exerts is 40 N at an angle of 50 degrees above the horizontal. Find (a) the work she does, (b) the work done by the force of friction, and (c) the coefficient of ...
*October 22, 2007 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 1,080-N crate is being pushed across a level floor at a constant speed by a force of 290 N at an angle of 20.0° below the horizontal, as shown in the figure (a) below. (a) What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate and the floor? (b) If the 290-N force is ...
*October 2, 2012 by monic*

**physics**

An object of mass 10 kg is pulled along a horizontal floor of a distance 3 m. The friction force between the object and the floor is 50 N. What is the minimum work done by the pulling force?
*November 22, 2011 by Abel*

**Spanish Fork **

Bob is roller-skating at a speed of 1.5 m/s relative to the ground. He tossed a small ball forward. The ball moves at a speed of 1 m/s relative to Bob. What is the speed of the ball relative to the ground?
*May 7, 2012 by Shandy*

**science**

What can be concluded if the family finds out the lights in the bathroom work, but the floor lamp and tv set still do not work? 1. The electrical service to the cabin has not gone off. 2. The bathroom lights are on the same circuit as the floor lamp and tv set. 3. The floor ...
*May 28, 2016 by miss*

**College Physics**

Bob has just finished climbing a sheer cliff above a beach, and wants to figure out how high he climbed. All he has to use, however, is a baseball, a stopwatch, and a friend on the ground below with a long measuring tape. Bob is a pitcher, and knows that the fastest he can ...
*September 18, 2011 by Nikki*

**physics**

A baseball is hit with a speed of 27 meters per second at an angle of 45 degrees. It lands on the flat roof of a 13 meter tall building. If the ball was hit when it was 1 meter above the ground, what horizontal distance does it travel before it lands on the building? A long ...
*November 23, 2011 by Bart*

**mechanics**

Two pool balls, each of mass 0.2kg, collide as shown in the figure above. Before the collision, the black ball’s velocity makes an angle of 30∘ with the horizontal line. After the collision, the white ball’s velocity makes an angle of 60∘ with the vertical line. ...
*July 6, 2014 by juanpro*

**Physics !!**

1) A stone is dropped from the roof of a building; 2.00 s after that, a second stone is thrown straight down with an initial speed of 25 m/s and the two stones land at the same time. i) How long did it take the first stone to reach the ground? ii) How high is the building? iii...
*August 26, 2013 by Xiang !*

**MATH HELP!**

Help with any of these would be greatly appreciated! THANK YOU! 2. How would i determine the values of 'k' if the graph y=2x^2-2x+3k intersects the x-axis at two distinct points? 3. The path of a basketball can be modeled by the equation h(d)=-0.13d^2+d+2. where h(d) is the ...
*July 24, 2008 by Rachel*

**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*

**calculus**

If a ball is thrown vertically upward with a velocity of 160 ft/s, then its height after t seconds is s = 160t - 16t^2 What is the velocity of the ball when it is 96 ft above the ground on its way up?
*November 14, 2008 by fred*

**Physics**

8. A 0.5-kg ball has been thrown vertically upward. If we ignore the air resistance, what are the direction and size of each force acting on the ball while it is traveling upward?
*March 7, 2011 by Nicola*

**Physics**

8. A 0.5-kg ball has been thrown vertically upward. If we ignore the air resistance, what are the direction and size of each force acting on the ball while it is traveling upward?
*March 7, 2011 by Nicola*

**Physics**

A tennis ball is thrown vertically upward with an initial velocity of +7.0 m/s. What will the ball’s velocity be when it returns to its starting point? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s^2. Answer in units of m/s
*September 21, 2011 by Vanessa*

**Physics**

The fastest major league pitcher throws a ball at 45m/s. If he throws the ball horizontally, how far does it drops vertically on the 18.4m trip to the home plate?
*September 25, 2011 by Mily*

**math**

A ball is thrown vertically upward with a velocities of 18 m/s. Two seconds later another ball is thrown upwards with a velocity of 13.5 m/s. At what position above the ground will they meet?
*July 30, 2012 by paramesh*

**Dynamics**

A ball is thrown vertically upward with a velocities of 18 m/s. Two seconds later another ball is thrown upwards with a velocity of 13.5 m/s. at what position above the ground will they meet?
*July 30, 2012 by DHilsath*

**physics**

A tennis ball is thrown vertically upward with an initial velocity of +7.5 m/s. What will the ball’s velocity be when it returns to its starting point? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . Answer in units of m/s.
*September 25, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

If a ball is thrown vertically upward with a velocity of 96 ft/s, then its height after t seconds is s = -16t^2 + 96t. What is the velocity of the ball when it is 128 ft above the ground on its way up?
*October 13, 2015 by Callie*

**math**

a. The sales representative informs you that there is a total of 96 houses for sale. Of these 96, some have one floor plan while the others have a different floor plan. Use x to represent floor plan one and y to represent floor plan two. Write an equation that illustrates the ...
*March 29, 2011 by valerie*

**math**

a. The sales representative informs you that there is a total of 96 houses for sale. Of these 96, some have one floor plan while the others have a different floor plan. Use x to represent floor plan one and y to represent floor plan two. Write an equation that illustrates the ...
*March 29, 2011 by valerie*

**Physics**

A bullet of mass 15 g is fired with an initial speed of 287 m/s into a wooden block that is initially at rest. The bullet becomes lodged in the block, and the bullet and block then slide together on the floor for a distance of 1.4 m before coming to rest .If the coefficient of...
*October 21, 2015 by Wrenn*

**Physics**

Can someone please answer my question on this paragraph from my physics book regarding basic aerodynamics: "Now we consider a spinning baseball moving through the still air. As the ball spins, it tends to drag air around with it. If the streamlines are curved, there are ...
*October 20, 2009 by Sean*

**Physics**

A child is twirling a 0.0116 kg ball on a string in a horizontal circle whose radius is 0.102 m. The ball travels once around the circle in 0.560 s. (a) Determine the centripetal force acting on the ball. N (b) If the speed is doubled, does the centripetal force double? yes no...
*April 2, 2008 by Will G*

**Physics**

A child is twirling a 0.0116 kg ball on a string in a horizontal circle whose radius is 0.102 m. The ball travels once around the circle in 0.560 s. (a) Determine the centripetal force acting on the ball. N (b) If the speed is doubled, does the centripetal force double? yes no...
*April 3, 2008 by Tasha*

**physics**

A 0.700-kg ball is on the end of a rope that is 2.20 m in length. The ball and rope are attached to a pole and the entire apparatus, including the pole, rotates about the pole's symmetry axis. The rope makes an angle of 70.0° with respect to the vertical as shown. What is the ...
*May 22, 2012 by Adam*

**physics**

A 0.700-kg ball is on the end of a rope that is 2.20 m in length. The ball and rope are attached to a pole and the entire apparatus, including the pole, rotates about the pole's symmetry axis. The rope makes an angle of 70.0° with respect to the vertical as shown. What is the ...
*May 22, 2012 by Adam*

**math**

If a ball is thrown vertically upward from the roof of 32 foot building with a velocity of 80 ft/sec, its height after t seconds is s(t)=32+80t–16t2. What is the maximum height the ball reaches? What is the velocity of the ball when it hits the ground (height 0)? for max...
*August 20, 2010 by Jin*

**physics**

spherical aluminum ball of mass 1.22 kg contains an empty spherical cavity that is concentric with the ball. The ball just barely floats in water.Calculate the radius of the cavity.
*October 5, 2010 by jenna*

**Physics**

A boy wants to throw a ball into his friend’s window 16.0 m above. Assuming it just reaches the window, he throws the ball at 55.0° to the ground. At what velocity should he throw the ball?
*November 23, 2014 by Joe*

**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**

A box has mass 13 kg and is at rest on a flat floor. A minimum force of 47 N is needed to push the box so it moves across the floor. What is the coefficient of static friction between the box and floor?
*November 20, 2014 by jlynn*

**Physics Problems**

Will check my work and help me with the last two problems please? A 4 kg ball has a momentum of 12 kg m/s. What is the ball's speed? -(12 kg/m/s) / 4kg=3m/s A ball is moving at 4 m/s and has a momentum of 48 kg m/s. What is the ball's mass? -(48kg/m/s) / (4m/s) =12 kg A 1-kg ...
*October 13, 2007 by Soly*

**physics**

true or false a small plastic ball has an excess negative charge on it. if a magnet is placed close to this ball, it will either attract or repel the ball, depending upon which pole is closer to the ball.
*March 9, 2012 by fatih*

**Physics**

A ball initially at rest is dropped from a window 18.6 m off the ground. How long does it take for the ball to reach the ground? Round your answer to 2 decimal places.
*November 21, 2010 by Patel*

**Physics**

A 200g ball is dropped from a height of 20m , on impact on a ground, it loses 30j of energy. Calculate the height of a ball as reaches on its rebound. (G=10m/s2
*January 10, 2016 by Mewon M Zwuogbae*

**physics**

You throw a 0.15 kg ball straight upward from ground level with an initial speed of 15 m/s. (Yes, from ground level. This is to make the calculations easier. If it bothers you, imagine you are standing in a dugout.) Your friend throws a 0.09 kg lump of clay upward after it. ...
*February 28, 2016 by Shelby*

**Physics**

A 5.4 kg soccer ball moving to the right at 5.6 m/s collides with a 7.6 kg basketball moving to the left at 3.8 m/s. The soccer ball bounces left at 6.5 m/s after the collision. What is the speed of the basketball after the collision?
*December 20, 2012 by Sandra*

**physics**

I have been stuck on this for a while now and cant figure out what it is i am doing wrong HELP!!! A tennis ball with a velocity of 15.5 m/s is thrown perpendicularly at a wall. After strik- ing the wall, the ball rebounds in the opposite direction with a speed of 9.3 m/s. If ...
*August 20, 2012 by Alex*

**physics**

A blue ball is thrown upward with an initial speed of 24.1 m/s, from a height of 0.6 meters above the ground. 2.9 seconds after the blue ball is thrown, a red ball is thrown down with an initial speed of 8.5 m/s from a height of 31.8 meters above the ground. The force of ...
*August 30, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

A ball is thrown from the origin of a coordinate system. The equation of its path is y = mx - e^2m/1000 . x^2, where m is positive and represents the slope of the path of the ball at the origin. For what value of m will the ball strike the horizontal axis at the greatest ...
*January 29, 2009 by Candy*

**physics**

A 25 kg cannon ball is fired from a cannon with muzzle speed of 1520 m/s at an angle of 35.5 ◦ with the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Use conservation of mechanical energy to find the maximum height reached by first ball. Answer in units of m. I ...
*February 1, 2015 by keegan *

**Physics**

A ball of mass 0.3 kg, initially at rest, is projected from ground level toward a wall that is 27.0 m away. The ball's velocity the moment it is projected is 75.0 m/s at 60° relative to the horizontal, and the wall is 11.0 m high. During its flight, the ball impacts nothing ...
*March 7, 2013 by Jalen*

**physics**

a Baseball player throws a ball for the outfield horizontally such that it is released 1.5 meters above the ground. if the ball is to reach second base 20.0 meters away, how fast must the ball be thrown so that is does not bounce before reaching the base
*September 30, 2014 by Kat*

**Math**

) If you are standing near the edge of the top of a 200 ft. building and throw a ball vertically upward it will be modeled by the function 𝑠(𝑡) = −16𝑡2 + 64𝑡 + 200 where s(t) is the balls height above ground in feet and t is seconds after ...
*December 4, 2014 by Kevin*

**Physics**

The main water line enters a house on the first floor. The line has a gauge pressure of 1.70 105 Pa. (a) A faucet on the second floor, 6.5 m above the first floor, is turned off. What is the gauge pressure at this faucet? (b) How high could a faucet be before no water would ...
*November 3, 2007 by john*

**physics**

A ball is rolling on a table and leaves the end side of the table with a velocity of 1.5 m/s. The table is 0.70 m high and the ball has a mass of 0.850 kg. What's the speed of the ball when it hits the ground? What equation should I use?
*October 12, 2014 by Richard*

**Physics**

A 5.6 kg ball (I=2/3mr^2) starts on a hill 11.3 m above level surface of the ground. The ball then rolls (without slipping) down the hill. What is the linear speed of the ball when it reaches the bottom of the hill?
*March 17, 2015 by Sarah*

**PHYSICS! PLEASE!**

The following data concerns a tennis ball at a given instant before it is struck by a tennis racket; horizontal momentum of tennis ball= 2.4Ns kinetic energy of ball= 45J a) why is correct to give the direction of the momentum but not the kinetic energy b) write down in terms ...
*October 15, 2006 by Kim*

**Math**

Hi, how would we solve a problem like this? The path of the ball for many golf shots can be modelled by a quadratic function. The path of a golf ball hit at an agle of about 10 degrees to the horizontal can be modelled by the function : h= -0.002d^2+0.4d where h is the height ...
*May 25, 2007 by Mark*

**physics**

trying to win the superbowl, a placekicker attempts a field goal from 45 m away. when kicked, the ball leaves the ground with a speed of 22m/s at an angle of 50 degrees above the horizontal. what can you say about the ball when it reaches the crossbar that is 3.0m above the ...
*February 22, 2011 by charlie*

**Physics**

A golf ball is given an initial speed of 20 m/s and returns to ground level. Which launch angle above level ground results in the ball traveling the greatest horizontal distance? Neglect friction. 1. 60 degrees 2. 45 3. 30 4. 15 The answer is 45 but I was wondering how to get ...
*June 15, 2011 by Julie*

**Physics**

A football is kicked off with an initial speed of 63 ft/s at a projection angle of 45 degrees. A receiver on the goal line 67 yd away in the direction of the kick starts running to meet the ball at that instant. What must be his minimum speed (in feet/second) if he is to catch...
*October 1, 2013 by 0tter*

**Physics**

The vertical position of a ball suspended by a rubber band is given by the equation y(t) = (3.4 m)sin(0.49 t/s − 0.40) − (0.4 m/s)t + 5.4 m. (a) What are the equations for velocity and acceleration for this ball? (Use the following as necessary: t.) (b) For what ...
*September 4, 2011 by emily*

**Physics**

A 1200-N crate is being pushed across a level floor at a constant speed by a force of 260 N at an angle of 20.0° below the horizontal. (a) What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate and the floor? (b) If the 260 N force is instead pulling the block at an ...
*September 18, 2011 by Elaine Jetton*

**science**

When a basketball changes shape as it bounces off the floor is it because of balanced force acting on it?
*April 4, 2014 by steve*

**technology**

Need help on the question below. I have read all about all 3 laws but still don't understand if this would be 1st or 2nd law. "A ball is rolling in a straight line on a hardwood floor. A cat hits it from the right, so the ball rolls left. Which Law of Motion is this? a. Netwon...
*March 14, 2014 by Brandi*

**physics**

Tom the cat is chasing Jerry the mouse across the surface of a table 1,5m above the floor. jerry steps out of the way at the last second, and Tom slides off the edge of the table at a speed of 5m/s. Where will tom strike the floor? Tom the cat is chasing Jerry the mouse across...
*September 30, 2008 by mb*

**physics**

Tom the cat is chasing Jerry the mouse across the surface of a table 1,5m above the floor. jerry steps out of the way at the last second, and Tom slides off the edge of the table at a speed of 5m/s. Where will tom strike the floor? Tom the cat is chasing Jerry the mouse ...
*September 30, 2008 by mb*