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April 24, 2014

April 24, 2014

Number of results: 21,649

**Physics**

A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 24.0° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 60.0 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between...
*Thursday, February 3, 2011 at 4:51pm by Lauren*

**physics**

A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 25.9° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 55.3 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between...
*Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 9:12pm by rachel *

**physics **

A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 25.9° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 55.3 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between...
*Monday, January 30, 2012 at 1:22pm by Amanda *

**physics**

A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 25.9° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 55.3 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between...
*Monday, January 30, 2012 at 6:36pm by Marlee *

**physics**

A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 22.2° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 56.0 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between...
*Friday, September 28, 2012 at 10:00pm by shyne*

**College Physics**

A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 28.2 ° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 46.7 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction ...
*Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 10:15pm by Angela*

**physics**

A skier is coasting on perfectt smooth snow at 7.0 m/s and crosses a rough patch of snow 35m long. If the frictional force exerted on the skier is 6.0 N, what is her speed as she leaves the patch of snow? Assume the skier and her skis habe a mass of 90.0 kg.
*Monday, December 6, 2010 at 5:16pm by Nia*

**Physics**

A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 27.2 ° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 53.7 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction ...
*Monday, February 19, 2007 at 4:03pm by Susu*

**physics**

A 48 kg skier skis directly down a frictionless slope angled at 5° to the horizontal. Assume the skier moves in the negative direction of an x axis along the slope. A wind force with component Fx acts on the skier. (a) What is Fx if the magnitude of the skier's velocity is ...
*Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 11:58am by John*

**physics**

A ski trail makes a vertical descent of 77 m. A novice skier, unable to control his speed, skis down this trail and is lucky enough not to hit any trees. If the skier is moving at 17 m/s at the bottom of the trail, calculate the total work done by friction and air resistance ...
*Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 8:10pm by Angel*

**physics**

A ski trail makes a vertical descent of 77 m. A novice skier, unable to control his speed, skis down this trail and is lucky enough not to hit any trees. If the skier is moving at 17 m/s at the bottom of the trail, calculate the total work done by friction and air resistance ...
*Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 2:43pm by Angel*

**physic**

A water skier has a mass of 73 kg. Find the magnitude of the net force acting on the skier when she lets go of the tow rope and glides to a halt in 20 s.
*Saturday, December 4, 2010 at 1:27am by hy*

**Physics 1**

A skier of mass 109 kg travels down a frictionless ski trail. a)If the top of the trail is a height 218 m above the bottom, what is the work done by gravity on the skier? _____J b)Find the velocity of the skier when he reaches the bottom of the ski trail. Assume he starts from...
*Monday, October 8, 2012 at 9:13pm by John *

**college physics**

a water skier is being pulled by a tow rope attached to a boat. as the driver pushes the throttle forward,the skier accelerates. a 70.3kg water skier has an initial speed of 6.10m\s. determine the work done by the net external force acting on the skier.
*Monday, May 6, 2013 at 11:21am by jaret*

**Repost-Physics 1**

A skier of mass 109 kg travels down a frictionless ski trail. a)If the top of the trail is a height 218 m above the bottom, what is the work done by gravity on the skier? _____J b)Find the velocity of the skier when he reaches the bottom of the ski trail. Assume he starts from...
*Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 9:18pm by John*

**physics**

A 35-kg skier skis directly down a frictionless slope angled at 11° to the horizontal. Assume the skier moves in the negative direction of an x axis along the slope. A wind force with component Fx acts on the skier. What is Fx (in N) if the magnitude of the skier's velocity is...
*Thursday, February 8, 2007 at 5:14pm by **chocolatekisses*

**physics**

The water skier there has a mass of 71.0 kg. Find the magnitude of the net force acting on the skier when (a) she is accelerated from rest to a speed of 14.0 m/s in 9.00 s and (b) she lets go of the tow rope and glides to a halt in 16.0 s.
*Saturday, June 9, 2012 at 7:41pm by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A water-skier is being pulled by a tow rope attached to a boat. As the driver pushes the throttle forward, the skier accelerates. A 73.0-kg water-skier has an initial speed of 7.1 m/s. Later, the speed increases to 10.9 m/s. Determine the work done by the net external force ...
*Monday, February 27, 2012 at 2:45pm by Candy*

**science equations**

my grand daughter is having a awful time with this and i can't help her but if you would explain it to me maybe i can help here goes a skier with a mass of 48kg moves with a velocity of 11.45 m/s east. what is the skier's momentum p=mxv.
*Thursday, January 24, 2008 at 11:34pm by summer*

**physics 20**

DYNAMICS: a skier starts at the top of a 30m hill ta an anle of 20 degrees. the skier goes straight down the firctionless slope. How long will it take the skier to get to the bottom?
*Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 8:12pm by Ty*

**physics 20**

DYNAMICS: a skier starts at the top of a 30m hill ta an anle of 20 degrees. the skier goes straight down the firctionless slope. How long will it take the skier to get to the bottom?
*Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 10:52pm by peter*

**ap physics**

A skier of mass 70.5 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 60 m up a 38° slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s?
*Sunday, March 14, 2010 at 1:18am by shanster*

**physics**

A skier of mass 75.0 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 60.0 m up a 35° slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s?
*Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 4:21pm by ed*

**physics**

A skier of mass 65.0 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 57.0 m up a 35° slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s? J
*Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at 10:28pm by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A skier of mass 73.5 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 58 m up a 32° slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s?
*Monday, April 11, 2011 at 9:46pm by Elizabeth*

**physics**

A skier of mass 54.6 kg comes down a slope of constant angle 21◦ with the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the force on the skier parallel to the slope? Answer in units of N
*Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 11:30pm by Connor*

**physics**

A skier of mass 54.6 kg comes down a slope of constant angle 21◦ with the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the force on the skier parallel to the slope? Answer in units of N
*Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 11:30pm by Connor*

**physics**

A skier of mass 54.6 kg comes down a slope of constant angle 21◦ with the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the force on the skier parallel to the slope? Answer in units of N
*Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 11:30pm by Connor*

**Physics**

A skier of mass 74.5 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 55 m up a 31° slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s?
*Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 12:36pm by Angela*

**physics**

A skier of mass 40.6 kg comes down a slope of constant angle 30◦ with the horizontal. What is the force on the skier parallel to the slope? Neglect friction. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2
*Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 11:15pm by ZAIMAH*

**Physics**

A water-skier is being pulled by a tow rope attached to a boat. As the driver pushes the throttle forward, the skier accelerates. A 63.6-kg water-skier has an initial speed of 5.3 m/s. Later, the speed increases to 10.8 m/s. Determine the work done by the net external force ...
*Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 7:20pm by Gabby*

**physics**

A skier with a mass of 70 kg starts from rest and skis down an icy (frictionless) slope that has a length of 52 m at an angle of 32° with respect to the horizontal. At the bottom of the slope, the path levels out and becomes horizontal, the snow becomes less icy, and the skier...
*Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at 7:58pm by Larry*

**Physics**

A skier squats low and races down a 14 degree ski slope. During a 5 s interval, the skier accelerates at 4.2 m/s2. What is the horizontal component of the skier’s acceleration (perpendicular to the direction of free fall)?
*Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 6:04pm by Anonymous*

**college level physics**

a 40 kg skier skis down a frictionless slope angled at 10 degrees to the horizontal. Assume the skier moves in the negative direction of an x axis along the slope. A wind force with component Fx acts on the skier. What is Fx is the magnitude of the skier's velocity is (a) ...
*Sunday, October 19, 2008 at 12:33am by jane*

**physics**

In downhill speed skiing a skier is retarded by both the air drag force on the body and the kinetic frictional force on the skis. Suppose the slope angle is è = 37.5°, the snow is dry snow with a coefficient of kinetic friction ìk = 0.0400, the mass of the skier and equipment ...
*Saturday, December 13, 2008 at 1:15pm by johnny*

**Physics**

A skier of mass 71.0 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 62.2 m up a 37.0 slope (assumed to be fric- tionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 .
*Monday, January 9, 2012 at 8:49pm by Aly*

**physics**

a 75.0 kilogram skier is at the top of a hill that is thirty degrees above the horizontal. the skier starts form and then travels down the hill which is 100 meters long. the skier at the bottom of the hill instantaneously then travels on flat horizontal snow. the coeefficient ...
*Monday, November 15, 2010 at 2:12pm by marie *

**physics**

A skier squats low and races down an 11◦ ski slope. During a 3 s interval, the skier accelerates at 2.7 m/s^2 . What is the horizontal component of the skier’s acceleration (perpendicular to the direction of free fall)? Answer in units of m/s^2.
*Monday, October 8, 2012 at 11:15am by Sarah*

**Physics**

A skier with a mass of 56 kg starts from rest and skis down an icy (frictionless) slope that has a length of 70 m at an angle of 32° with respect to the horizontal. At the bottom of the slope, the path levels out and becomes horizontal, the snow becomes less icy, and the skier...
*Thursday, February 16, 2012 at 5:02pm by Michelle*

**Physics(Please respond)**

A water-skier is being pulled by a tow rope attached to a boat. As the driver pushes the throttle forward, the skier accelerates. A 83.9-kg water-skier has an initial speed of 6.3 m/s. Later, the speed increases to 10.1 m/s. Determine the work done by the net external force ...
*Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 11:50am by Hannah*

**Physics help needed !**

In downhill speed skiing a skier is retarded by both the air drag force on the body and the kinetic frictional force on the skis. Suppose the slope angle is θ = 39.5°, the snow is dry snow with a coefficient of kinetic friction μk = 0.0400, the mass of the skier and ...
*Friday, October 26, 2012 at 3:11am by agentx*

**Physics please**

In downhill speed skiing a skier is retarded by both the air drag force on the body and the kinetic frictional force on the skis. Suppose the slope angle is θ = 39.5°, the snow is dry snow with a coefficient of kinetic friction μk = 0.0400, the mass of the skier and ...
*Friday, October 26, 2012 at 9:51am by Hailey56*

**DrBob222 physics**

A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 27.2 ° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 53.7 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction ...
*Monday, February 19, 2007 at 3:47pm by Susu*

**physics**

A skier slides horizontally along the snow for a distance of 22.3 m before coming to rest. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the skier and the snow is 0.0500. Initially, how fast was the skier going?
*Monday, February 27, 2012 at 2:58pm by Candy*

**physics**

A skier slides horizontally along the snow for a distance of 20.8 m before coming to rest. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the skier and the snow is 0.0449. Initially, how fast was the skier going?
*Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 5:49am by n_sdn*

**Physics(Please help)**

A skier slides horizontally along the snow for a distance of 11.9 m before coming to rest. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the skier and the snow is 0.0458. Initially, how fast was the skier going? I do not know how to start this. Thank you.
*Friday, June 1, 2012 at 5:13pm by Hannah*

**Physics**

A skier of mass 79.1 kg, starting from rest, slides down a slope at an angle q of 38 with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction, m, is 0.09. What is the net work (the net gain in kinetic energy) done on the skier in the first 8.9 s of descent?
*Friday, October 19, 2012 at 12:36pm by Brianna*

**physics**

A 64.2-kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 23.8° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 7.18 m/s. After coasting 1.96 m up the slope, the skier has a speed of 3.13 m/s. Calculate the work done by the kinetic frictional force that acts ...
*Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 6:49pm by dave*

**physics**

A skier of mass 77.7 kg, starting from rest, slides down a slope at an angle $\theta$ of 35.7° with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.08. What is the net work, i.e. net gain in kinetic energy, (in J) done on the skier in the first 10.9 s of descent?
*Friday, November 22, 2013 at 1:59pm by JAYZ*

**Physics**

A 61.8 kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 26.0° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 6.10 m/s. After coasting a distance of 1.86 m up the slope, the speed of the skier is 4.48 m/s. Calculate the work done by the kinetic frictional ...
*Thursday, April 29, 2010 at 11:34pm by Fallon*

**Physics 1**

A 64.9 kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 25.4° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 8.67 m/s. After coasting a distance of 1.92 m up the slope, the speed of the skier is 4.33 m/s. Calculate the work done by the kinetic frictional ...
*Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at 5:54pm by Fallon*

**physics**

A 64.9 kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 25.4° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 8.67 m/s. After coasting a distance of 1.92 m up the slope, the speed of the skier is 4.33 m/s. Calculate the work done by the kinetic frictional ...
*Sunday, May 9, 2010 at 6:44pm by Fallon*

**physics**

A 64.9 kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 25.4° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 8.67 m/s. After coasting a distance of 1.92 m up the slope, the speed of the skier is 4.33 m/s. Calculate the work done by the kinetic frictional ...
*Tuesday, May 11, 2010 at 3:25pm by Fallon*

**Physics**

A skier of mass 66 kg skis straight down a 11° slope at constant velocity. Draw a free-body diagram of the skier with the various external forces acting on her. Include the force of air resistance, which is directed opposite the velocity. (Do this on paper. Your instructor ...
*Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 7:15pm by Help*

**Physics**

A 85-kg snow skier is being pulled up a 17 ° slope by a steel (Young's modulus 2.0 x 1011 N/m2) cable. The cable has a cross-section area of 7.4 x 10-5 m2. The cable applies a force to the skier, and, in doing so, the cable stretches by 2.6 x 10-4 m. A frictional force of ...
*Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:35pm by Anon*

**Physics**

A 61-kg snow skier is being pulled up a 14 ° slope by a steel (Young's modulus 2.0 x 1011 N/m2) cable. The cable has a cross-section area of 7.0 x 10-5 m2. The cable applies a force to the skier, and, in doing so, the cable stretches by 2.1 x 10-4 m. A frictional force of ...
*Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 11:19pm by Samantha*

**physics**

A 65 kg skier speeds down a trail, as shown in Figure 5-24. The surface is smooth and inclined at an angle of θ = 20° with the horizontal. (a) Draw a free-body diagram for the skier. (Do this on paper. Your instructor may ask you to turn in this diagram.) (b) Determine ...
*Wednesday, January 13, 2010 at 2:51pm by amy*

**physics**

A 65.0-kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 27.4° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 6.37 m/s. After coasting 2.07 m up the slope, the skier has a speed of 4.06 m/s. Calculate the work done by the kinetic frictional force that acts ...
*Monday, November 28, 2011 at 12:50am by Yuli*

**Physic**

A 61-kg skier, coasting down a hill that is an angle of 23 to the horizontal, experiences a force of kinetic friction of magnitude 72N. The skier's speed is 3.5m/s near the top of the slope. Determine the speed after the skier has travelled 62m downhill. Air resistance is ...
*Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 6:38pm by Tristan*

**Physics**

A skier with a mass of 66.6 kg starts from rest and skis down an icy (frictionless) slope that has a length of 58.4 m at an angle of 29.8° with respect to the horizontal. At the bottom of the slope, the path levels out and becomes horizontal, the snow becomes less icy, and the...
*Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 9:19pm by Rebecca*

**physics**

A 69 kg skier encounters a dip in the snow's surface that has a circular cross section with a radius of curvature of 12 m. If the skier's speed at point A as shown below is 8.4 m/s, what is the normal force exerted by the snow on the skier at point B? Ignore frictional forces.
*Monday, March 26, 2012 at 1:13am by andy*

**physics**

A 75.5 kg skier encounters a dip in the snow's surface that has a circular cross section with radius of curvature of $r$ = 10.1 m. If the skier's speed at point A in the figure below is 7.82 m/s, what is the normal force exerted by the snow on the skier at point B? h = 1.79 m...
*Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 8:14pm by Casa*

**Physics**

A ski slope drops at an angle of 24 degrees with respect to the horizontal and is 500 m long. A 60 kg skier skis down from the top to the bottom of the slope. A.) Determine the change in gravitational potential energy of the skier+earth system. b.) If 20% of the gravitation ...
*Monday, November 12, 2012 at 8:11pm by Iza*

**physics**

The drawing shows an extreme skier at bottom of a ski jump. At this point the track is circular with a radius r. Two forces act on the skier, her weight mg and the normal force FN. Which relation describes how the net force acting on her is related to her mass m and speed v ...
*Saturday, February 26, 2011 at 7:56pm by annie*

**physics**

A skier is pulled by a tow rope up a frictionless ski slope that makes an angle of 12 degrees with the horizontal. The rope moves parallel to the slope with a constant speed of 1.0 m/s. The force of the rope does 880 J of work on the skier as the skier moves a distance of 7.0 ...
*Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 9:06pm by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 150 lb (68 kg) skier impacts a person who is standing at the bottom of the ski hill. If our skier began the descent at a height of 40 meters, how fast was our skier moving to the bottom of the hill?
*Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 1:53am by Anonymous*

**Science**

A skier of mass 75 kg accelerates from rest down the slope as shown in the diagram (It's a triangle with a height of 300 m, length of 400 m, and the hypotenuse is 500 m; The skier is on the hypotenuse. At the bottom of the slope, he is travelling at 40 m/s. What is the average...
*Monday, December 17, 2012 at 5:53am by John*

**Physics**

A skier skis from rest from a vertical height h1 = 19.1 m over two successively lower hills of vertical heights h2 = 15 m and h3 = 5.2 m. (Fig. 7-30). The summit of the third hill fits a circle of radius h3 centered at height 0 m. Friction with the snow and air resistance are ...
*Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 12:42am by webassign*

**Physics**

A skier skis from rest from a vertical height h1 = 19.1 m over two successively lower hills of vertical heights h2 = 15 m and h3 = 5.2 m. (Fig. 7-30). The summit of the third hill fits a circle of radius h3 centered at height 0 m. Friction with the snow and air resistance are ...
*Monday, October 21, 2013 at 5:08pm by please please please*

**physics**

A 40 kg skier comes directly down a frictionless ski slope that is inclined at an angle of 10 degrees with the horizontal while a strong wind blows parallel to teh slope. Determine the magnitude and diercection of the force of the wind on the skier id a) magnitude of the skier...
*Saturday, November 25, 2006 at 11:24pm by Dee*

**physics**

A 52 kg skier is at the top of a slope, as in the figure. At the initial point A, the skier is 17.7 m vertically above the final point B. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . Find the difference in gravitational po- tential energy associated with the skier at the points ...
*Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 3:12am by carlos*

**physics**

A 52 kg skier is at the top of a slope, as in the figure. At the initial point A, the skier is 17.7 m vertically above the final point B. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . Find the difference in gravitational po- tential energy associated with the skier at the points ...
*Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 3:13am by carlos*

**physics**

A 52 kg skier is at the top of a slope, as in the figure. At the initial point A, the skier is 17.7 m vertically above the final point B. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . Find the difference in gravitational po- tential energy associated with the skier at the points ...
*Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 3:13am by carlos*

**physics**

A 52 kg skier is at the top of a slope, as in the figure. At the initial point A, the skier is 17.7 m vertically above the final point B. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . Find the difference in gravitational po- tential energy associated with the skier at the points ...
*Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 3:14am by carlos*

**physics**

A 52 kg skier is at the top of a slope, as in the figure. At the initial point A, the skier is 17.7 m vertically above the final point B. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . Find the difference in gravitational po- tential energy associated with the skier at the points ...
*Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 3:17am by carlos*

**physics**

A 52 kg skier is at the top of a slope, as in the figure. At the initial point A, the skier is 17.7 m vertically above the final point B. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . Find the difference in gravitational po- tential energy associated with the skier at the points ...
*Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 3:18am by carlos*

**physics**

A skier is slidding downhill at 8m/s. When she reaches an icy patch on which her sis move freely with negligible friction. The difference on altitude between the top of the icy patch and its bottom is 10m. What is the speed of the skier at the bottom of the icy patch. Do you ...
*Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 9:58pm by Agata*

**physics**

A 60 kg skier with an initial speed of 12 m/s coasts up a 2.5 m high rise that makes a 35 degree angle with the horizontal. If the coefficient of friction between the skis and the snow is .08, find the speed of the skier when he reaches the top of the rise. How much work does ...
*Saturday, October 9, 2010 at 6:30pm by Me*

**physics**

A water-skier is being pulled at a steady speed in a straight line. her mass plus the mass of the ski is 65 kg. the pull of the tow rope on her is 520 N. a...i) What is the vertical component Y of the push of the water on the ski?? ....ii) What is the horizontal component X of...
*Monday, September 3, 2012 at 2:21pm by Mariam*

**Physics help**

A skier approaches the base of an icy hill with a speed of 11.6 m/s. The hill slopes upward at 24° above the horizontal. Ignoring all friction forces, find the acceleration of this skier (a) when she is going up the hill, (b) when she has reached her highest point, and (c) ...
*Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 12:36pm by Ann*

**college physics**

A water-skier is being pulled at a steady speed in a straight line. her mass plus the mass of the ski is 65 kg. the pull of the tow rope on her is 520 N. a...i) What is the vertical component Y of the push of the water on the ski?? ....ii) What is the horizontal component X of...
*Monday, September 3, 2012 at 2:25pm by Mariam*

**Physics**

A skier of mass 59.5 kg comes down a slope of constant angle 1◦ with the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2 i. What is the force on the skier parallel to the slope? Answer in units of N. ii. What force normal to the slope is exerted by the skis? Answer ...
*Friday, February 21, 2014 at 8:26pm by mallak*

**physics**

A 40 kg skier comes directly down a frictionless ski slope that is inclined at an angle of 10 degrees with the horizontal while a strong wind blows parallel to teh slope. Determine the magnitude and diercection of teh force of the wind on the skier id a) magnitude od the skier...
*Tuesday, November 21, 2006 at 4:10pm by Bri*

**Physics**

A constant friction force of 10 N acts on a 85 kg skier for 20 s. What is the skier's change in velocity?
*Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 10:43pm by Eleanor*

**physics**

A constant friction force of 15 N acts on a 70 kg skier for 20 s. What is the skier's change in velocity?
*Monday, December 19, 2011 at 3:16pm by Amelia*

**physics 2..help PLEASE!!**

A 63 kg skier encounters a dip in the snow's surface that has a circular cross section with a radius of curvature of 12 m. If the skier's speed at point A in Figure 8-25 is 7.9 m/s, what is the normal force exerted by the snow on the skier at point B? Ignore frictional forces...
*Wednesday, October 8, 2008 at 12:44am by kelsey*

**science**

A 71.9-kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 27.5 ° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 9.67 m/s. After coasting a distance of 1.50 m up the slope, the speed of the skier is 4.52 m/s. (a) Find the work done by the kinetic frictional ...
*Monday, February 28, 2011 at 1:35pm by shaknocka*

**Physics**

A 74 kg skier is pulled 50 meters up a 30 degree incline. How much work is required to pull the skier up?
*Sunday, October 7, 2007 at 2:27pm by Marisa*

**IPC**

A skier skies down a slope with an average speed of 50 km/s. How far does the skier travel in 5 minutes?
*Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 9:35pm by Corrie*

**Physics**

A skier stands on a 5 degree slope . if the coefficient of static friction is 0.1, does the skier start to slide?
*Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 5:26pm by Ridley Scott*

**physics**

A ski jumper launches from a ski jump that is oriented parallel to a hill. The jump has a vertical drop of 50 m and the coefficient of friction μ between the skier and the jump is 0.05. The launch point is 5 m above the hill and there is a small lip at the bottom of the ...
*Friday, August 16, 2013 at 2:08pm by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 69.4-kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 24.3° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 7.04 m/s. After coasting 1.78 m up the slope, the skier has a speed of 3.04 m/s. Calculate the work done by the kinetic frictional force that acts ...
*Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 8:26pm by Kim*

**Physics**

A ski trail makes a vertical descent of 78.0 m (as shown in the figure below ). A novice skier, unable to control his speed, skis down this trail and is lucky enough not to hit any trees. If the skier is moving at 12.1 m/s at the bottom of the trail, calculate the total work ...
*Monday, March 8, 2010 at 3:42pm by Sarah*

**Physics**

A 60 kg skier moving at 14 m/s strikes a snow bank and comes to a stop in 4 seconds. What is the average impact force on the skier?
*Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 8:19pm by Shari*

**Physics**

A 64.5-kg skier moving horizontally at 4.83 m/s encounters a 16.7° incline. a) How far up the incline will the skier move before she momentarily stops, ignoring friction? b) How far up the incline will the skier move if the coefficient of kinetic friction between the skies and...
*Sunday, February 20, 2011 at 2:25pm by Em*

**Physics**

A 69-kg skier moving horizontally at 4.1 m/s encounters a 21° incline. (a) How far up the incline will the skier move before she momentarily stops, ignoring friction? (b) How far up the incline will the skier move if the coefficient of kinetic friction between the skies and ...
*Friday, June 1, 2012 at 10:23pm by John*

**science**

A ski jumper launches from a ski jump that is oriented parallel to a hill. The jump has a vertical drop of 50 m and the coefficient of friction μ between the skier and the jump is 0.05. The launch point is 5 m above the hill and there is a small lip at the bottom of the ...
*Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 12:38am by raj*

**physics**

A water-skier lets go of the tow rope upon leaving the end of a jump ramp at a speed of v1 = 14.7 m/s. the skier has a speed of v2 = 12.7 m/s at the highest point of the jump. Ignoring air resistance, determine the skier's height H above the top of the ramp at the highest point.
*Monday, February 20, 2012 at 8:30pm by Sam*

**Physics**

A water skier lets go of the tow rope upon leaving the end of a jump ramp at a speed of 17.9 m/s. As the drawing indicates, the skier has a speed of 11.1 m/s at the highest point of the jump. Ignoring air resistance, determine the skier's height H above the top of the ramp at ...
*Saturday, November 1, 2008 at 12:41pm by Brandon*

**AP PHYSICS**

A water skier lets go of the tow rope upon leaving the end of a jump ramp at a speed of 14.9 m/s. As the drawing indicates, the skier has a speed of 10.9 m/s at the highest point of the jump. Ignoring air resistance, determine the skier's height H above the top of the ramp at ...
*Saturday, November 13, 2010 at 11:58am by Brennan*

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