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Physics Classical Mechanics
Attach a solid cylinder of mass M and radius R to a horizontal massless spring with spring constant k so that it can roll without slipping along a horizontal surface. If the system is released from rest at a position in which the spring is stretched by an amount x0 what is the...
December 11, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
A pendulum bob with a mass of 0.4 kg is released from a position in which the bob is 20 cm above the low point in its swing. What’s the speed of the bob as it passes through the low point in its swing?
March 2, 2014 by Jennifer

physices
A simple pendulum is made from a bob of mass 0.04 kg suspended on alight string of length 1.4m. Keeping the string taut, the pendulum is pulled to one side until it has gained a height of
February 2, 2013 by betiglu

physics
A new type of spring is found where the spring force F is given by F=-kx + bx^2 where k=400 N/ m and b=100 N/m^2 and x is the expansion (or compression) of the spring from its equilibrium position. The spring is attached to a point mass of 1 kg sitting on a horizontal ...
April 4, 2011 by Physics

physics
A simple pendulum with a length of 1.50 m is suspended from the ceiling of a train. What is the period of simple harmonic motion for the pendulum if the train is moving up an incline of 15.0˚ with an acceleration of 3.00 m/s²? Don't know how to do, please help
August 6, 2008 by Elisa

physics
A 0.480 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 3.10 m/s. (b) When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make with the vertical? The cable of the pendulum is 80 cm or .8m.
December 7, 2010 by kaitlyn

physics
A 0.480 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 3.10 m/s. (b) When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make with the vertical? The cable of the pendulum is 80 cm or .8m.
December 7, 2010 by kaitlyn

physics
Consider an ideal spring that has an unstretched length l0 = 3.9 m. Assume the spring has a constant k = 20 N/m. Suppose the spring is attached to a mass m = 6 kg that lies on a horizontal frictionless surface. The spring-mass system is compressed a distance of x0 = 1.7 m from...
October 10, 2013 by mark

Physics
Consider an ideal spring that has an unstretched length l0 = 3.9 m. Assume the spring has a constant k = 20 N/m. Suppose the spring is attached to a mass m = 6 kg that lies on a horizontal frictionless surface. The spring-mass system is compressed a distance of x0 = 1.7 m from...
October 10, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
Consider an ideal spring that has an unstretched length l0 = 3.9 m. Assume the spring has a constant k = 20 N/m. Suppose the spring is attached to a mass m = 6 kg that lies on a horizontal frictionless surface. The spring-mass system is compressed a distance of x0 = 1.7 m from...
October 11, 2013 by anon

physics
A simple pendulum is made from a bob of mass 0.04 kg suspended on a light string of length 1.4 m. Keeping the string taut, the pendulum is pulled to one tntil it has gained a heit of 0.1 m.calculate the total energy of the oscillation?
January 15, 2012 by Abdela said yimer

Physics
You are at a furniture store and notice that a Grandfather clock has its time regulated by a physical pendulum that consists of a rod with a movable weight on it. When the weight is moved downward, the pendulum slows down; when it is moved upward, the pendulum swings faster. ...
January 3, 2012 by Lexi

Physics
A beam, B1, of mass M1 = 0.6887 kg and length L1=1 m is pivoted about its lowest point at P1. A second beam, B2, of mass M2=0.200 kg and length L2=0.200m is suspended (pivoted) from B1 at a point P2, which is a horizontal distance d=0.550, from P1. To keep the system at ...
May 2, 2011 by Catherine

physics
a simple pendulum has a period of 4.2sec. when the pendulum is shortened by 1 m the period is 3.7s. what is the acceleration of free fall g and the original length of the pendulum?
April 22, 2010 by la roux

Physics
An object is attached to a horizontal spring. It is initially displaced by distance Δx from the equilibrium position and then released from rest. At what point of its motion along the x-axis reaches the object its highest total energy a) At the equilibrium position b) At ...
December 1, 2010 by Michael

physics
a pendulum of length L=9.8m hangs in equilibrium and is given velocoity v=0.2m/s at its lowest point.What is the magnitude of the subsequent oscillation?
September 19, 2010 by kabelo

physics
a pendulum of length L=9.8m hangs in equilibrium and is then given velocity v=0.2m/s at its lowest point.What is the magnitude of the subsequent oscillation?
September 20, 2010 by kabelo

Physics
A pendulum consist of a particle P of mass m, attached to one end of a model string of length l=2.85m. The other end of the string is attached to a fixed point O and the particle moves in a vertical circle about the fixed point. The angle made by the string with the vertical ...
April 27, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics 12
"A pendulum consisting of an object of mass 1.3kg suspended from a string of length 1.9m is pulled aside so that the string makes an angle of 28 degrees with the vertical. At the instant the pendulum is released, what is the magnitude of the unbalanced force on the object?" I ...
November 17, 2008 by solexgirl12

mechanics
The figure below shows a ball with mass m = 0.299 kg attached to the end of a thin rod with length L = 0.388 m and negligible mass. The other end of the rod is pivoted so that the ball can move in a vertical circle. The rod is held horizontally as shown and then given enough ...
November 2, 2012 by ruben

physiscs
a pendulum of the length L is suspended from the ceiling of an elevator. When the elevator is at rest , the period of the pendulum is T. In instant when the pendulum reaches its highest position the elevator starts the free fall. What is the period of the pendulum if the ...
September 21, 2010 by Ray

Physics
Consider an ideal spring that has an unstretched length l0 = 3.3 m. Assume the spring has a constant k = 23 N/m. Suppose the spring is attached to a mass m = 6 kg that lies on a horizontal frictionless surface. The spring-mass system is compressed a distance of x0 = 1.6 m from...
October 15, 2013 by Tj

physics
A pendulum clock can be approximated as a simple pendulum of length 1.20m and keeps accurate time at a location where G=9.83m/s2. In a location where g=9.73m/s2, what must be the new length of the pendulum, such that the clock continues to keep accurate time9 that is, its ...
March 31, 2007 by Cavin

Physics
A 250-gram pendulum bob is initially constrained at a 53 degree angle by two strings. When the horizontal string is cut the pendulum begins to swing. As the pendulum bob passes through its equilibrium position, what will be its velocity?
November 29, 2010 by Jenny

Physics
A 250-gram pendulum bob is initially constrained at a 53 degree angle by two strings. When the horizontal string is cut the pendulum begins to swing. As the pendulum bob passes through its equilibrium position, what will be its velocity?
November 29, 2010 by Jenny

physics - Damon
PLEASE SEE ADDITIONAL QUESTION AT BOTTOM. A pendulum was set up and measurements were made to enable the mechanical energy to be calculated at the start position S and the lowest point of the pendulums swing L. The mass of the pendulum bob was determined on an electronic scale...
January 30, 2010 by Sarah

Physics
A 0.50 kg pendulum is pulled back and released. When the height is 0.60 m above its equilibrium position its speed is 1.9 m/s. What is the maximum height of the pendulum?
May 6, 2014 by Anonymous

physics
A pendulum consists of an object of mass m = 1.2 kg swinging on a massless string of length l = 259 cm. The object has a speed of 2.4 m/s when it passes through its lowest point. What is the greatest angle with the vertical that the string makes during the motion of the object...
November 16, 2009 by m2a

physics
A 1.90-kg object is attached to a spring and placed on frictionless, horizontal surface. A horizontal force of 14.0 N is required to hold the object at rest when it is pulled 0.200 m from its equilibrium position (the origin of the x axis). The object is now released from rest...
January 26, 2011 by Roo Kun

Math - Linear Equations
"the period of a pendulum, T (in seconds) varies directly with the square root of the length of the pendulum, L (in centimeters)". Given that a pendulum of length 9cm has a period of 0.63 seconds, find: a) The period of a pendulum of length 25cm b) The length of a pendulum ...
May 24, 2014 by Kiirsty

physics
a 1 kg mass is attached to a spring hanging vertically and hangs at rest in the equilibrium position. the spring constant of the spring is 1 n/cm. the mass is pulled downward 2 cm and released. what is the speed of the mass when it is 1 cm above the point from which it was ...
March 23, 2011 by Jess

physic
In Concept Simulation 10.2 you can explore the concepts that are important in this problem. Astronauts on a distant planet set up a simple pendulum of length 1.2 m. The pendulum executes simple harmonic motion and makes 100 complete oscillations in 330 s. What is the magnitude...
January 20, 2014 by nada

physics
Figure 8-31 shows a ball with mass m = 1.0 kg attached to the end of a thin rod with length L = 0.56 m and negligible mass. The other end of the rod is pivoted so that the ball can move in a vertical circle. (a) What initial speed must be given the ball so that it reaches the ...
February 18, 2008 by dawn

Physics
A child of mass m sits in a swing supported by two chains, each of length R. The tension in each chain at the lowest point is T. Find the force of the seat on the child at the lowest point
October 12, 2011 by Kari

physics
a simple pendulum with the length of 2.08m oscillates. the acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2.how many complete oscillations does the pendulum make in 3.75 min?
December 5, 2010 by Harmonie

physics
Consider an ideal spring that has an unstretched length l0 = 3.9 m. Assume the spring has a constant k = 20 N/m. Suppose the spring is attached to a mass m = 6 kg that lies on a horizontal frictionless surface. The spring-mass system is compressed a distance of x0 = 1.7 m from...
October 11, 2013 by PLS HELP

physics
Suppose a simple pendulum is used to measure the acceleration due to gravity at various points on the Earth. If g varies by 0.151 % over the various locations where it is sampled, what is the corresponding variation in the period of the pendulum? Assume that the length of the ...
February 17, 2012 by janny

physics
A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 2.0000 s. The temperature rises by 149° C, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the period of the heated pendulum
December 11, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics
A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 1.45 s. The temperature rises by 142 C°, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the change in the period of the heated pendulum.
July 30, 2013 by Jeanne

physics
A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 2.15 s. The temperature rises by 133 C°, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the change in the period of the heated pendulum.
July 30, 2013 by hurtle

physics
A block of ice of mass 4.10 kg is placed against a horizontal spring that has force constant k = 210 N/m and is compressed a distance 2.60×10−2 m. The spring is released and accelerates the block along a horizontal surface. You can ignore friction and the mass of the ...
October 7, 2010 by ami

Physics
Suppose that a simple pendulum consists of a small 71.8 g bob at the end of a cord of negligible mass. If the angle è between the cord and the vertical is given by è = (0.0465 rad) cos[(6.52 rad/s) t + ö], what are (a) the pendulum's length and (b) its maximum kinetic energy? ...
December 5, 2011 by Angel

trig
with its arm fully extended to a length of 16ft, the maximum height that a man lift can reach is 18ft. The lowest height is 4ft, what is the position where the arm of the lift is horizontal. a) if a man gets on the lift and the arm is lifted through an angle 15degrees,what ...
March 6, 2011 by christianah

Physics
A simple pendulum in a certain planet is found to vibrate 50 times in 100s. Find its (a) period, (b) its frequency. (c) When 1.5m of its length is cut, it vibrates 50 times in 50 s. Find the original length of the pendulum. thanks in advance
February 16, 2013 by david

physics
A 2.0 mass tied to the end of a 1.5m string swings as a pendulum. At the lowest point In its swing, the speed of the mass is 4.6 m/s. What is speed of the mass when at the instant when the string makes and angle of 35 degrees with the vertical?
April 27, 2013 by monea

Physics
Suppose that a simple pendulum consists of a small 66.0 g bob at the end of a cord of negligible mass. Suppose that the angle between the cord and the vertical is given by θ = (0.0800 rad) cos[(4.30 rad/s)t + ϕ] (a) What is the pendulum's length? (b) What is its ...
December 14, 2010 by Robert C

physics
A pendulum consists of a uniform disk with radius r = 10 cm and mass 480 g attached to a uniform rod with length L = 500 mm and mass 175 g. (a) Calculate the rotational inertia of the pendulum about the pivot. (b) What is the distance between the pivot and the center of mass ...
April 15, 2007 by john

Physics
Consider the conical pendulum, a mass on the end of a string, with the other end of the string fixed to the ceiling. Given the proper push, this pendulum can swing in a circle at an angle q of 25.5 with respect to the vertical, maintaining the same height throughout its motion...
November 13, 2012 by Luke

Physics
A simple pendulum suspended in a rocket ship has a period To. Assume that the rocket ship is near the earth in a uniform gravitational field. Determine for each of the following statements whether it is correct or incorrect. If the length of the pendulum is doubled, the new ...
May 4, 2011 by Joan

Physics
A pendulum is composed of a mass m suspended from the ceiling by a massless string of length L. If the mass is pulled back so that it is raised an amount L/4 and then released, what is the tension on the string at the bottom of the swing? A.3 mg B.4 mg C.2 mg D.5/2 mg E.3/2 mg...
May 4, 2012 by Chris

Physics
The pendulum bobs in the figure are made of soft clay so that they stick together after impact. The mass of bob B is 14 times that of bob A. Bob B is initially at rest. If bob A is released from a height h above its lowest point, what is the maximum height attained by bobs A ...
March 17, 2012 by Angelina

Physics
A thing rod of length L and negligible mass, that can pivot about one end to rotate in a vertical circle. A heavy ball of mass 5.00kg is attached to the other end. The rod is pulled aside through an angle 30.0 degrees and released. What is the speed of the ball at the lowest ...
December 9, 2010 by Andrea

Physics 40
A pendulum bob of mass M1 oscillates with a period of 1.0 s. If the length of the pendulum remains the same, but the pendulum bob is replaced with another one of mass M2 = 2*M1, what is the new period? I need help.
December 7, 2010 by Jennifer

math
If the length of the pendulum is 14.8 cm and q = 22 ° , find the horizontal displacement of the pendulum.
March 30, 2012 by jof

Math/Calculus
A spring with a 4 kg mass has natural length 1 m and is maintained stretched to a length of 1.3 m by a force of 24.3 N. If the spring is compressed to a length of 0.8 m and then released with zero velocity, find the position of the mass at any time t. Here is my work so far: ...
July 11, 2007 by COFFEE

physics
The inverted pendulum shown consists of a uniform rod of length L and mass M hinged at its base. A spring is attached a distance h from the pendulum’s pivot and has a spring constant k. At equilibrium the pendulum is perfectly vertical. For small amplitude oscillations from ...
May 1, 2013 by aisha

Math
1) When a pendulum 0.5m long swings back and forth, its angular displacement Ɵ from rest position, in radians is given by Ɵ=1/4sin((pi/2)t), where t is the time, in seconds. At what time(s) during the first 4 s is the pendulum displaced 1 cm vertically above its rest...
April 24, 2014 by Hyde

physic
9. A 2.00-kg object is attached to a spring and placed on a frictionless, horizontal surface. A horizontal force of 20.0 N is required to hold the object at rest when it is pulled 0.200 m from its equilibrium position (the origin of the x axis). The object is now released from...
June 29, 2013 by Ika Diana

PHYSICS
Q.1.A pendulum clock keeping correct time is taken to high altitudes,its length should be decreased to keep correct time.Why? Q.2.A simple pendulum has a hollow bob filled with a liquid of density d.If the liquid drains out of a small hole in the bottom of the bob,then ...
December 25, 2009 by CHIKIRSHU

physics
A 10,000N car is on a roller coaster. at the top of the tallest hill (position 1) the reaches a hieght 36m above the lowest point on the roller coaster (position 2). after accelerating down the hill the roller coaster makes another (position 3) climb that rises 20m about the ...
April 23, 2013 by shkell

PHYSICS
The figure shows a ball with mass m = 0.405 kg attached to the end of a thin rod with length L = 0.516 m and negligible mass. The other end of the rod is pivoted so that the ball can move in a vertical circle. The rod is held horizontally as shown and then given enough of a ...
October 23, 2011 by Anonymous

science
At its highest point, the pendulum is 1.2m above the ground and as a gravitational potential energy of 62J. If the gravitational potential energy is 10J at its lowest point, what is the pendulum's kinectic energy at this point?
October 27, 2009 by Claudia

phyiscs!
Having landed on a newly discovered planet, an astronaut sets up a simple pendulum of length 1.51 m and finds that it makes 291 complete oscillations in 697 s. The amplitude of the oscillations is very small compared to the pendulum’s length. What is the gravitational ...
November 16, 2011 by amanda

Physics
Having landed on a newly discovered planet, an astronaut sets up a simple pendulum of length 1.29 m and finds that it makes 407 complete oscillations in 698 s. The amplitude of the oscillations is very small compared to the pendulum’s length. What is the gravitational ...
May 6, 2013 by dallas

Phisics
A simple pendulum consists of a light string 1.70 m long with a small 0.490 kg mass attached. The pendulum starts out at 45^\circ below the horizontal and is given an initial downward speed of 1.50 m/s. At the bottom of the arc, determine the centripetal acceleration of the ...
June 25, 2011 by Luis

Phisics
A simple pendulum consists of a light string 1.70 m long with a small 0.490 kg mass attached. The pendulum starts out at 45^\circ below the horizontal and is given an initial downward speed of 1.50 m/s. At the bottom of the arc, determine the centripetal acceleration of the ...
June 25, 2011 by Luis

Physics
A simple pendulum consists of a light string 1.70 m long with a small 0.490 kg mass attached. The pendulum starts out at 45^\circ below the horizontal and is given an initial downward speed of 1.50 m/s. At the bottom of the arc, determine the centripetal acceleration of the ...
June 25, 2011 by Luis

Physics
A simple pendulum consists of a light string 1.70 m long with a small 0.490 kg mass attached. The pendulum starts out at 45º below the horizontal and is given an initial downward speed of 1.50 m/s. find: At the bottom of the arc, determine the centripetal acceleration of the ...
June 25, 2011 by Luis

College Algebra
The period (the time required for one complete swing) of a simple pendulum varies directly as the square root of its length. If a pendulum 12 feet long has a period of 4 seconds, find the period of a pendulum 3 feet long.
September 9, 2012 by Shawn

physics
A 2.0 kg mass is fastened to a spring with force constant of 45 N/m. The mass is held motionless by a student at a position 15 cm below the spring's natural unstretched position. When the ball is released, what is the Fnet acting on it? What is the acceleration of the ball at ...
June 4, 2014 by grey

math
The length of time that it takes for a pendulum to make one complete swing depends on the length of the pendulum. The time in seconds, T, is related to the length in meters, L, through the equation: T=2π√((L)/(9.8)) [it is all under square root] Q1: write in ...
March 13, 2013 by Jonathan

physics (shm)
Suppose that a simple pendulum consists of a small 55.0 g bob at the end of a cord of negligible mass. Suppose that the angle between the cord and the vertical is given by θ = (0.0800 rad) cos[(4.91 rad/s)t + ϕ]. (a) What is the pendulum's length? units in m (b) What...
February 4, 2011 by rock

Physics
A pendulum oscillates at a frequency of 2 cycles per second. At t = 0 it is released starting at an angle of 20°C. Ignoring friction what will be the position (angle) of the pendulum at a. t = 0.25 sec b. t = 1.6 sec c. t = 5.0 sec
February 16, 2011 by Cole

physic
A "seconds pendulum" is one that moves through its equilibrium position once each second. (The period of the pendulum is precisely 2.000 s.) The length of a seconds pendulum is 0.9928 m at Tokyo and 0.9943 m at Cambridge, England. What is the ratio of the free-fall ...
May 20, 2011 by sisca

Physics
A small lead ball of mass 2kg is suspended at the end of a light string 1m in length. A small peg, 0.5m below the suspension point, catches the string in its swing. The ball is set swinging through small angles. A) What is the period of the pendulum? B) The ball has started ...
October 3, 2013 by Yovani

Physics
The figure below shows a thin rod, of length L and negligible mass, that can pivot about one end to rotate in a vertical circle. A heavy ball of mass m is attached to the other end. The rod is pulled aside through an angle θ and released. (a) What is the speed of the ball...
July 24, 2010 by Terra

mechanics
a non uniform rod ab of length 4 m and mass 5 kg is in equilibrium in horizontal position resting on two supports at point C and D wgere AC= 1 m and AD= 2 m. the magnitude of reaction at C is half of the reaction at D. Find the distance of the centre of mass of the rod from A
April 17, 2011 by sufyaan

Physics/Math
A thin rod, of length L and negligible mass, that can pivot about one end to rotate in a vertical circle. A heavy ball of mass m is attached to the other end. The rod is pulled aside through an angle and released. (a)What is the speed of the ball at the lowest point if L = 2....
March 7, 2007 by Technoboi11

MONGU COLLEGE
In a single swing pendulum moves through an angle of 1.92 Radian. (a). Determine the length of arc treated by the pendulum Bob. (b). The area of the sector if the length of the pendulum is 13.2cm.
February 28, 2013 by barotseland network

MONGU COLLEGE
In a single swing pendulum moves through an angle of 1.92 Radian. (a). Determine the length of arc treated by the pendulum Bob. (b). The area of the sector if the length of the pendulum is 13.2cm.
February 28, 2013 by barotseland network

physics
A simple pendulum has a mass m and carries a charge q. The pendulum is suspended between the vertical plates of a capacitor of separation distance d. If the string of the pendulum makes an angle θ with the vertical, what is the potential difference between the plates
March 12, 2012 by David

physics
A simple pendulum has a mass m and carries a charge q. The pendulum is suspended between the vertical plates of a capacitor of separation distance d. If the string of the pendulum makes an angle θ with the vertical, what is the potential difference between the plates
March 13, 2012 by David

physics
A simple pendulum has a mass m and carries a charge q. The pendulum is suspended between the vertical plates of a capacitor of separation distance d. If the string of the pendulum makes an angle θ with the vertical, what is the potential difference between the plates
March 13, 2012 by David

physics
A pendulum has a length of 1m. What is the period of this pendulum? What is the frequency of this pendulum? You measure the period of a pendulum and get 25s. What is the length of the pendulum?
November 8, 2010 by devin

Physics (please help!!!!)
A thin uniform rod (length = 1.3 m, mass = 4.1 kg) is pivoted about a horizontal frictionless pin through one of its ends. The moment of inertia of the rod through this axis is 1/3 m L2. The rod is released when it is 55° below the horizontal. What is the angular acceleration ...
March 25, 2011 by HELP!!!!

Physics
A thin uniform rod (length = 1.3 m, mass = 3.2 kg) is pivoted about a horizontal frictionless pin through one of its ends. The moment of inertia of the rod through this axis is (1/3)mL2. The rod is released when it is 50° below the horizontal. What is the angular acceleration ...
June 19, 2012 by Tim

f.u.t minna
the period of a simple pendulum(T) depends on a mass of the bulb(M) length of the tred(L) and acceleration due to gravity(g) use the method to find the expression for the of oscillation(T).
November 30, 2010 by akeem

Physics
A simple pendulum is 9.00 m long. (a) What is the period of simple harmonic motion for this pendulum if it is hanging in an elevator accelerating upward at 2.00 m/s2? I keep getting 6.7, but it's wrong
August 4, 2008 by Elisa

Physics
An object is swinging from a point that is horizontal compared to the lowest point the object will reach (where the rope is vertical). If the length of the rope is 2 meters and the mass of the object is 30 kg, what is the tension in the rope at the bottom of the swing? Need ...
November 18, 2007 by Trevor

Osciallations
A partridge of mass 5.01kg is suspended from a pear tree by an ideal spring of negligible mass. When the partridge is pulled down 0.100 m below its equilibrium position and released, it vibrates with a period of 4.20s . What is its speed as it passes through the equilibrium ...
April 15, 2010 by Mikhail

Physics
A thin uniform rod has mass M = 0.5 kg and length L= 0.49 m. It has a pivot at one end and is at rest on a compressed spring as shown in (A). The rod is released from an angle θ1= 55.0o, and moves through its horizontal position at (B) and up to (C) where it stops with &#...
February 11, 2014 by Tomas

physics
A 2kg ball attached to the ceilling with a string is released and swings back and forth. Assume there is no air resistance. At the bottom of the path the lowest point the velocity is 4m/s. What is the velocity when it returns to the lowest point
December 20, 2010 by karen

physics
A 25kg child on a 2m long swing is released from rest when the swing supports make an angle of 30 degrees with the vertical. (a) Neglecting friction, find the child's speed at the lowest position. (b) If the speed of the child at the lowest position is 2m/s, what is the ...
October 28, 2007 by Anonymous

Physics
Two physical pendulums (not simple pendulums) are made from meter sticks that are suspended from the ceiling at one end. The sticks are uniform and are identical in all respects, except that one is made of wood (mass = 0.17 kg) and the other of metal (mass = .85 kg). They are ...
July 24, 2013 by Brett

Physic
The simple pendulum in a tall clock is 0.30 m long. What is the period of this pendulum? T = s What is the frequency of this pendulum? f = Hz
May 7, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
A pendulum with a bob of mass 30g is lifted to height of 5.00cm above its lowest point and allowed to fall so that collides elastically with a block of mass 20g that rests on a smooth horizontal floor. The block stops 5 seconds after the collision. Assuming no sound is ...
July 28, 2013 by Eryy

physics
a small mass is suspended from along thread so as to form a simple pendulum.the period T of the oxillation depend on the mass M,the length L of the thread and the acceleration G of free fall at the place concerned so that T =km^x,L^y,G^z where K = 2pie 1. Find the values of x,...
October 5, 2013 by praise

Physics
"The exact relationship for the period T of a simple pendulum is T=2*pi*sqrt_of(l/g) where l is the length of the pendulum, and g is the acceleration of gravity." I have to rearrange the formula to where you solve for l instead of t. I started to try to do it, but I don't ...
January 13, 2008 by Emily

Physics
A horizontal spring attached to a wall has a force constant of 780 N/m. A block of mass 1.70 kg is attached to the spring and oscillates freely on a horizontal, frictionless surface as in the figure below. The initial goal of this problem is to find the velocity at the ...
September 27, 2011 by caitlin

Physics
A uniform solid disk of radius 1.7 m and mass 81.3 kg is free to rotate on a frictionless pivot through a point on its rim. If the disk is released from rest in the position shown by the solid circle, what is the speed of its center of mass when the disk reaches the position ...
March 19, 2011 by Jennifer

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