Sunday

November 29, 2015
Number of results: 42,538

**physics**

a bicyclist is coasting on level ground at 32.35m/s. The bicyclist coasts up an incline of 20.5m at a 30degree angle. How fast is the bicyclist traveling when he grabs the limb?
*April 8, 2009 by cynthia*

**Adv. Math**

I dont understand these problems =/ How many inches are in 3/8 of a foot? How long would it take a car traveling 60 mph to go 250 miles?
*February 28, 2008 by Kenya Ruiz*

**physics**

In a circus performance, a monkey on a sled is given an initial speed of 3.9 m/s up a 17 ◦ incline. The combined mass of the monkey and the sled is 18.1 kg, and the coeﬃcient of kinetic friction between the sled and the incline is 0.34. The acceleration of gravity...
*December 17, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 100kg trolley is being pushed up a rough 30Â° incline by a constant force. The friction force between the incline and the trolley is 110N. (a) Determine thd value of the constant force that will move the trolley up the incline at a constant velocity of 5m/s. (b) Find the ...
*September 7, 2014 by Slavh*

**physics**

A 126 kg block is released at a 6.8 m height as shown. The track is frictionless. The block travels down the track, hits a spring of force constant k = 1999 N/m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 .moreno (lm35839) – Homework 16A – smith – (14122) 3 6.8 m x 126 kg 1999 N...
*January 17, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 2.14 kg block is held in equilibrium on an incline of angle q = 67.7o by a horizontal force, F. If the coefficient of static friction between block and incline is ms = 0.314, determine the minimum value of F. Determine the normal force of the incline on the block.
*September 20, 2012 by AB*

**Physics**

A 3 kg cart is moving along when it strikes a 2 kg cart (initially at rest). The velocity of the two-cart combination after the collision is 4 m/s. Calculate the velocity of the 3 kg cart before the collision.
*January 16, 2011 by Sara*

**Math**

Finding the slope and y-intercept for x = -9, I beleive is (-9, 0) and the slope is undefined. However what if you are looking for the slope and y-intercept of y = x? Hmmm. It is a vertical line, so you are right, slope is undefined. Now y=x is easy Rewrite it as y= 1*x + 0 ...
*May 4, 2007 by Sissy*

**pop**

4. If your speeding car slams into a haystack and comes to rest, how will the IMPULSE that acts on it compare with slamming into a brick wall and coming to rest? A) The impulse will be more. B) The amount of impulse will be the same either way. C) The impulse will be less
*February 19, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

An object with a mass of 50 kg is being dragged along a horizontal floor by a horizontal force of 30 N. If the friction force opposing the motion is a steady 20 N, what is the acceleration of the body
*November 9, 2012 by Erika*

**Math(Geometry) beware its hard for sixth graders!**

In order to rescue Sela's cat, her mother propped a 19 foot long ladder against a tree at a 42° angle with the ground. How many feet above the ground was their cat? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a foot? 1. 21.2 ft 2. 14.4 3. 12.7 4. 28.4 I NEED THE ANSWER BEFORE 9...
*September 12, 2014 by dddd47906*

**nusyu**

A small, spherical bead of mass 3.00 g is released from rest at t = 0 from a point under the surface of a viscous liquid. The terminal speed is observed to be £oT = 2.00 cm/s. Find (a) the value of the constant b that appears in Equation 6.2, (b) the time t at which the bead ...
*October 17, 2014 by lin*

**physics**

When baseball players throw the ball in from the outfield, they sometimes allow it to take one bounce before it reaches the infield on the theory that the ball arrives sooner that way. Suppose the angle at which a bounced ball leaves the ground is the same as the angle at ...
*September 19, 2012 by lib*

**Physics**

An airplane with a speed of 76.8 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 48° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 560 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly beneath the point of release...
*February 8, 2012 by Natasha*

**Physics**

I keep on getting the wrong answer I don't know if there is even static friciton in this problem in the begining before the rope snaps or not and if so if it must be equal to the Mu they give because there is only one but you can't have the same values for both coffecients of ...
*September 25, 2009 by Physics*

**Physics**

I keep on getting the wrong answer I don't know if there is even static friciton in this problem in the begining before the rope snaps or not and if so if it must be equal to the Mu they give because there is only one but you can't have the same values for both coffecients of ...
*September 25, 2009 by Physics*

**Physics**

The spring shown in the figure is compressed 59cm and used to launch a 100 kg physics student. The track is frictionless until it starts up the incline. The student's coefficient of kinetic friction on the 30∘ incline is 0.14 . k= 80,000 N/m m=100 kg uk= .14 DeltaX= 59 ...
*November 8, 2014 by Dib*

**physics**

A skier is accelerating down a 30.0° hill at a = 3.70 m/s2 ( (a) What is the vertical component of her acceleration? |m/s2 (downward) (b) How long will it take her to reach the bottom of the hill, assuming she starts from rest and accelerates uniformly, if the elevation change...
*October 11, 2011 by Emily*

**Physics 4**

A 10.0-kg block is released from point A in Figure P8.57. The track is frictionless except for the portion between points B and C , which has a length of 6.00 m. The block travels down the track, hits a spring of force constant 2 250 N/m, and compresses the spring 0.300 m from...
*October 20, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 10.0-kg block is released from point A in Figure P8.57. The track is frictionless except for the portion between points B and C , which has a length of 6.00 m. The block travels down the track, hits a spring of force constant 2 250 N/m, and compresses the spring 0.300 m from...
*January 27, 2015 by Cameron*

**Ff**

The coefficient of static friction between the m = 3.50 kg crate and the 35.0° incline of Figure P4.41 is 0.340. What minimum force must be applied to the crate perpendicular to the incline to prevent the crate from sliding down the incline? Your response differs from the ...
*March 1, 2012 by Avery *

**physics**

(a)If a crate slides down a 10 degree incline at uniform speed, what is the coefficient of friction between the crate and the incline?(b)What is the coeffiecient of friction using a 20 degree incline?(c)What is the coefficient of friction using an n degree incline?
*January 11, 2011 by Elise*

**Physics**

A 2.1 kg block slides with a speed of 1.1 m/s on a frictionless, horizontal surface until it encounters a spring. (a) If the block compresses the spring 5.7 cm before coming to rest, what is the force constant of the spring? (b) What initial speed should the block have to ...
*March 30, 2010 by Carden*

**Algebra**

State the slope of the lines: a, b, c: a) Y + 8 = x Slope is: b) Y - 8 = 0 Slope is: c) x – 8 = 0 Slope is: PLEASE HELP ASAP
*February 10, 2012 by Tariq Glaster *

**physics**

A car is parked on a cliff overlooking the ocean on an incline that makes an angle of 23.0° below the horizontal. The negligent driver leaves the car in neutral, and the emergency brakes are defective. The car rolls from rest down the incline with a constant acceleration of 3....
*September 26, 2010 by Jim*

**Physics**

A 50-g ball collides elastically with a 290-g ball that is at rest. If the 50-g ball was traveling in the positive x-direction at 4.75 m/s before the collision, what are the velocities of the two balls after the collision? 290-g ball: magnitude m/s ? 50-g ball: magnitude m/s...
*March 17, 2012 by Angelina*

**physics**

A skier going down a hill accelerates from 5.15m/s to17.3m/s over a period of 11.7 seconds. For all calculations, you may neglect drag. If the skier’s total mass is 57.3kg, what is the average force applied by the snow against the skis to bring her to a stop? would it be: f=(...
*November 12, 2014 by sarah*

**physics with 6 questions**

Two cars start from rest at a red stop light. When the light turns green, both cars accelerate forward. The blue car accelerates uniformly at a rate of 3.3 m/s2 for 3.9 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 13.7 seconds, before applying the brakes such that the ...
*August 27, 2012 by David*

**Physics**

A bar of aluminum (bar A) is in thermal contact with a bar of iron (bar B) of the same length and area. One end of the compound bar is maintained at Th = 75.5°C while the opposite end is at 30.0°C. Find the temperature at the junction when the energy flow reaches a steady state.
*November 27, 2010 by Chelsea*

**math**

If a car is traveling at 55 mph in one direction, how long would it take to decelerate, turn around, and catch up with another car going at a steady speed of 100 mph in the opposite direction?
*July 6, 2011 by Robin*

**Dynamics**

During a high-speed chase, a 2400-lb sports car traveling at a speed of 100 mi/h just loses contact with the road as it reaches the crest A of a hill. a) Determine the radius of curvature r of the vertical profile of the road at A. b) Using the value of r found in a part a), ...
*March 24, 2011 by Sarah*

**physics**

A car is parked on a cliff overlooking the ocean on an incline that make an angel of 37 degree with the horizontal. The negligent driver leaves the car in neutral, and the emergency brakes are defective. the car rolls from rest down the incline with a constant acceleration of ...
*September 23, 2010 by shah*

**physics**

An electron with speed = 2.54×10^7m/s is traveling parallel to an electric field of magnitude = 1.66×104 N/C. How far will the electron travel before it stops? How much time will elapse before it returns to its starting point?
*February 21, 2013 by Elmer*

**physics**

An electron with initial speed = 2.54×10^7 m/s is traveling parallel to an electric field of magnitude = 1.66×10^4 N/C . How far will the electron travel before it stops? How much time will elapse before it returns to its starting point?
*February 21, 2013 by Elmer*

**Physics**

Steel Phantom is a roller coaster in Pennsylvania that, like the Desperado in Nevada, has a vertical drop of 68.6m Suppose a roller-coaster car with a mass of 1000 kg travels from the top of that drop without friction. The car then decelerates along a horizontal stretch of ...
*December 3, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A car slams on its brakes, coming to a complete stop in 4 sec. The car was traveling north at 60 mph. Calculate the acceleration
*September 13, 2010 by April*

**Physics**

A cannon shoots a shell straight up. It reaches its maximum height, 837 feet, and splits into two pieces, one weighing 2 lb and the other 5 lb. The two pieces are observed to strike the ground simultaneously. The 5 lb piece hits the ground 1,564 feet away from the explosion (...
*March 29, 2008 by Charlie*

**Physics 221**

1. throughout a time interval, while the speed of a particle increases as it moves along the x axis, its velocity and acceleration might be: A. positive and negative, respectively B. negative and positive, respectively C. negativa and negative, respectively D. negative and ...
*August 26, 2007 by Joshua*

**Dynamics**

The velocity of cylinder which is released from rest on degree incline after it has rolled through a distance 1 is given by____________
*July 30, 2012 by Tamil*

**physic**

The velocity of cylinder which is released from rest on Ө degree incline after it has rolled through a distance l is given by
*July 28, 2013 by ripon*

**Physics**

Two blocks are attached by a thin inextensi- ble string over a frictionless, massless pulley. There is a frictional force between the block on the incline and the incline. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . 13 kg 13 kg μ T 1.1 m/s 0 m/s2 39◦ Calculate the ...
*November 12, 2009 by Letisha*

**physics**

an airplane with a speed of 40.4 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 54 degrees with respect to the horizontal. When the planes altitude is 520 m, the pilot releases a package. a. calculate the distance along the ground measured from a point directly beneath the point of ...
*September 23, 2012 by mo*

**physics**

A 10.0 kg block is released from point A in the figure below. The track is frictionless except for the portion between points B and C, which has a length of 6.00 m. The block travels down the track, hits a spring of force constant 2350 N/m, and compresses the spring to 0.250 m...
*March 1, 2009 by mightymouse*

**physics**

A 10.0 kg block is released from point A in the figure below. The track is frictionless except for the portion between points B and C, which has a length of 6.00 m. The block travels down the track, hits a spring of force constant 2300 N/m, and compresses the spring to 0.200 m...
*November 14, 2011 by carlton*

**physics**

A 10.0 kg block is released from point A in the figure below. The track is frictionless except for the portion between points B and C, which has a length of 6.00 m. The block travels down the track, hits a spring of force constant 2350 N/m, and compresses the spring to 0.250 m...
*November 18, 2012 by Emily Tran*

**Algebra 1**

1. Which line is the flattest (or is less steep)? Why? a.y = 5x -6 b.y = 5x + 6 c.y = x - 3 d.y = x + 3 I think this question has been aswered a couple times, but I'll try again. The slope is given by the number before the x varible. The first two choices have the same slope ...
*October 23, 2006 by Anna*

**math**

–x + 6y = 30 y = -1/6 x + 5 how do I identify the slope and the y-intercept of the equation for the second one and change the equation into slope-intercept form for the first one? I will do the rest on my own thanks
*October 11, 2013 by ty*

**physics**

A helium balloon has a mass of 0.022 kg, which includes both the helium and the balloon itself. On this balloon, there is 0.290 N of buoyant force pushing the balloon upward. If I let go of the balloon, find the balloon's acceleration rate in the upward direction. If we ...
*May 12, 2013 by Nick*

**physics**

An airplane with a speed of 13 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 48° counterclockwise from the positive x axis. When the plane's altitude is 720 m the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly beneath the point of...
*October 19, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A box, with a weight of mg = 25 N, is placed at the top of a ramp and released from rest. The ramp measures 4.40 meters horizontally and 3.50 meters vertically. The box accelerates down the incline, attaining a kinetic energy at the bottom of the ramp of 54.0 J. There is a ...
*October 30, 2011 by Jeanne*

**physics**

A 2 kg object is released from rest from a height of 10 m above the ground. Calculate 1) the initial potential energy at the moment of release; 2) the kinetic energy at the moment it reaches 4 m above the ground 3) After the impact the object just before Impact with the ground
*November 22, 2012 by Anonymous*

**science**

A 75-kg person on skis is going down a hill sloped at 30.0°. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the skis and the snow is 0.15. How fast is the skier going 10.0 s after starting from rest?
*December 5, 2010 by Bob*

**physics**

a ball was thrown vertically upward from the ground and reaches a height of 50 meters. a) with what speed was it thrown? b) how long will it remain in the air?
*March 24, 2015 by sandra*

**Physics**

A stone is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 12.0 m/s. (a) How fast is it moving when it reaches a height of 5.0 m? (b) How long is required to reach this height?
*May 5, 2015 by Shing*

**physics**

Physics force of friction question a 63kg water skier is pulled across a lake by a rope that exerts a force of 3.2x10^2 and makes an angle 17 degrees above the horizontal. if the coefficient between the skies and the lake is 0.27 at what rate will the skier accelerate?
*March 28, 2010 by jake*

**maths**

what will be the total cost of creating a 1-foot border of tiles along the inside edges of a room
*January 19, 2013 by madhu*

**Physics**

Two blocks are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley as in the figure below. The system is released from rest while m2 is on the floor and m1 is a distance h above the floor. (a) Assuming m1 > m2, find an expression for the speed of m1 just as ...
*March 19, 2012 by Lilly*

**physics**

A test car with a dummy driver of mass 60 kg was propelled towards a rigid wall. If the speed of the dummy driver just before impact was 40m/s and the time between the collision and the dummy coming to the rest was 0.10 s, calculate: (i) the average retardation of the dummy ...
*October 10, 2011 by Mah*

**physical science**

A car slams on its brakes, coming to a complete stop in 4.0 sec. The car was traveling north at 60.0 mph. Calculate the acceleration.
*June 27, 2011 by pat*

**Physics**

Alex is exploring a cave that has a slight incline and is iced over, forcing her to use ice cleats to explore it. After climbing 50 m into the cave, she finds what she is looking for and she takes out her ice pick and hammer to begin removing the stones. Little does she know ...
*November 25, 2015 by cocol*

**Physics (pls help mr.bobpursley or drbob222)**

A block is resting on top of a rough incline with coefficients of kinetic and static friction of 0.25 and 0.45 respectively. The angle of the incline is gradually increased until the block just begins to slip. How long will it take the block to slide to the bottom of the ...
*September 16, 2013 by K*

**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 ...
*February 26, 2011 by annie*

**history**

Hi jiskha! I am studying for a test on Latin America. I know the Helms Burton Act was to place an embargo on Cuban goods, but what was the other act that limited immigration? If I recall correctly, it allowed Cuban immigrants if they washed ashore, but if they were stranded at...
*January 29, 2009 by Shealyn*

**algebra**

A car is traveling 60 mph. A truck leaves 7 minutes later and is traveling 70 mph. How long before truck will pass car?
*August 26, 2011 by BC*

**10th grade**

A tree casts a 25 foot shadow. At the same time of day, a 6 foot man standing near the tree casts a 9 foot shadow. What is the approximate height of the tree to the nearest foot?
*March 18, 2010 by boom*

**Grammar**

Circle the adjectives that can be used with the nouns on the right . 1)upward 2)growing 3)recent (Problem) Upward and growing 1)steady 2)severe 3)reliable. (Supply) Sever and reliable 1)available 2)increasing 3)public. (Concern) Available and increasing 1)immediate 2)effective...
*June 6, 2013 by Maryam*

**Physics**

A 750 kg car traveling 22.0 m/s due north crashes into a 1500 kg truck traveling 20 m/s due west. The two vehicles become locked together and travel 19.0 m before stopping. Find the average frictional force (magnitude and direction) that brings the two to a stop.
*August 10, 2012 by Chad*

**physics**

At a carnival, you can try to ring a bell by striking a target with a 8.46-kg hammer. In response, a 0.411-kg metal piece is sent upward toward the bell, which is 5.22 m above. Suppose that 34.4 percent of the hammer's kinetic energy is used to do the work of sending the metal...
*August 29, 2015 by kate*

**physics**

A car is parked on a cliff overlooking the ocean on an incline that makes an angle of 24 degrees below the horizontal. The negligent driver leaves the car in neutral, and the emergency brakes are defective. The car rolls from rest down the incline with a constant acceleration ...
*October 9, 2007 by rachel*

**PHYSICS**

If a cart is released from rest at a 10 meter incline and takes 28 seconds to travel down this incline. 1. Calculate the average speed of the cart? 2. calculate the instantaneous velocity of the cart at the end of the 10 meters(this value should be twice the value in question ...
*January 21, 2012 by GRISSELL*

**PHYSICS**

If a cart is released from rest at a 10 meter incline and takes 28 seconds to travel down this incline. 1. Calculate the average speed of the cart? 2. calculate the instantaneous velocity of the cart at the end of the 10 meters(this value should be twice the value in question ...
*January 21, 2012 by GRISSELL*

**physics HELP!!**

3. A rocket car is traveling on a linear horizontal frictionless track when it suddenly runs out of fuel. The car has achieved a speed of 100 meters per second at the very moment the fuel is completely spent. The track then suddenly changes to a 30-degree incline from the ...
*February 20, 2007 by Katrina*

**physics**

A 1970 kg car traveling at 13.8 m/s collides with a 2960 kg car that is initally at rest at a stoplight. The cars stick together and move 1.91 m before friction causes them to stop. Determine the coefficient of kinetic friction between the cars and the road, assuming that the ...
*October 12, 2011 by sidney*

**Physics**

A 2110 kg car traveling at 10.7 m/s collides with a 2780 kg car that is initially at rest at the stoplight. The cars stick together and move 2.00 m before friction causes them to stop. Determine the coefficient of kinetic friction betwen the cars and the road, assuming that ...
*October 30, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 2110 kg car traveling at 10.7 m/s collides with a 2780 kg car that is initially at rest at the stoplight. The cars stick together and move 2.00 m before friction causes them to stop. Determine the coefficient of kinetic friction betwen the cars and the road, assuming that ...
*October 30, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 2100 kg car traveling at 12.0 m/s collides with a 2780 kg car that is initially at rest at the stoplight. The cars stick together and move 3.90 m before friction causes them to stop. Determine the coefficient of kinetic friction betwen the cars and the road, assuming that ...
*January 25, 2015 by Bri*

**Physics**

A 2160 kg car traveling at 10.5 m/s collides with a 2740 kg car that is initially at rest at the stoplight. The cars stick together and move 4.00 m before friction causes them to stop. Determine the coefficient of kinetic friction betwen the cars and the road, assuming that ...
*February 24, 2015 by John*

**Physics**

A 2050 kg car traveling at 11.0 m/s collides with a 2780 kg car that is initially at rest at the stoplight. The cars stick together and move 3.10 m before friction causes them to stop. Determine the coefficient of kinetic friction betwen the cars and the road, assuming that ...
*February 24, 2015 by Terence*

**physics**

A 2200 kg car traveling at 8.7 m/s collides with a 2750 kg car that is initially at rest at the stoplight. The cars stick together and move 2.00 m before friction causes them to stop. Determine the coefficient of kinetic friction between the cars and the road, assuming that ...
*February 28, 2015 by Amy*

**Physics- drwls please help**

Please tell me where I am going wrong. A 59.5 kg person, running horizontally with a velocity of +3.90 m/s, jumps onto a 12.2 kg sled that is initially at rest. (a) Ignoring the effects of friction during the collision, find the velocity of the sled and person as they move ...
*March 3, 2007 by Mary*

**physis**

A motorist traveling at 18 m/s encounters a deer in the road 42m ahead. If the maximum acceleration the vehicle's brakes are capable of is -6 m/s^, what is the maximum reaction time of the motorist that will allow her or him to avoid hitting the deer? Answer in units of s. If ...
*September 21, 2015 by luma*

**Physics 12**

A sports car is travelling along a highway at a constant velocity of 36 m/s [N] exceeding the speed limit. It passes an unmarked police car parked on the shoulder of the highway. The police car accelerates from rest, 3.0 s after the sports car passed it, at the rate of 6.0 m/...
*September 18, 2014 by John*

**Physics**

(1)A motorist is traveling at 15 m/s when he sees a deer in the road 44 m ahead. If the maximum negative acceleration of the vehicle is −6 m/s2, what is the maximum reaction time of the motorist that will allow him to avoid hitting the deer? Answer in units of s. (2)If ...
*May 20, 2010 by oh you know*

**Physics **

A motorist traveling at 15 m/s encounters a deer in the road 39 m ahead. If the maximum acceleration the vehicle’s brakes are capable of is −6 m/s2, what is the maximum reaction time of the motorist that will allow her or him to avoid hitting the deer? Answer in units of...
*October 2, 2011 by John*

**physics**

Two identical small marbles A and B can be seen. A is at rest while B moves towards A at uniform velocity. The track is smooth towards left of P while it offers a resistance of 0.1 m/s2 towards its right. After some time, the marbles are seen at rest 25cms apart. After ...
*September 20, 2014 by rahul*

**physics**

An entertainer juggles balls while doing other activities. In one act, she throws a ball vertically upward, and while it is in the air, she runs to and from a table 5.20m away at a constant speed of 2.40m/s, returning just in time to catch the falling ball. A) With what ...
*July 8, 2011 by izzy*

**Physics**

A 1400 kg truck goes up a hilly road at a steady 60 km/h. The force of air resistance on the truck is 400 N. If the truck's engine supplies the enrgy to the drive wheels at a rate of 35 kW, what is the slope angle of the road? I get 7.1 please help, don't really get it.
*March 4, 2009 by Harold*

**Physics**

A stone is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 21.0 m/s a)How fast is it moving when it reaches a height of 15.8 m b)How much time is required to reach this height?
*October 31, 2015 by mark*

**Algerba**

Find slope and y-intercept of following equation y=-3 x -2 knowing the slope of intercept 5 formula is y=mx+b slope is m or -3 y=-3 or m (0) -2 m=slope 5 5 y-intercept = let x=o solve for y y=0-2 y=-2 You can tell by inspecting the equation in the y = mx + b form that the ...
*February 28, 2007 by Trusthim2*

**physics**

when any block slides down a smooth incline which is unfixed then the incline moves back.WHY??
*February 21, 2010 by mohit*

**physics**

A 11.0 box is released on a 37 incline and accelerates down the incline at 0.25 .What is the coefficient of kinetic friction?
*October 15, 2010 by Anne*

**Macro econ**

Why does the supply of saving slope upward? Why does the investment demand slope downward? Identify the equilibrium in the market. If this is the standard curve, savers will save more when the rate of return, i.e. interest paid, is greater. Likewise, investors borrow less ...
*July 17, 2006 by Logan*

**physics**

A skier is accelerating down a 30.0 degrees hill at 1.80m/s^2. How long will it take her to reach the bottom of the hill, assuming she starts from rest and accelerates uniformly, if the elevation change is 375 m? Apparently the answer isn't 20.4 s... Can someone help me please?
*July 21, 2011 by Mika*

**calculus**

the cross section of a 5-ft long trough is an isosceles trapezoid with a 2 foot lower base, a 3-foot upper base, and an altitude of 2 feet. water is running into the trough at a rate of 1 cubic foot per minute. how fast is the water level rising when the water is 1 foot deep?
*October 16, 2011 by rachel*

**math**

A tree casts a 25 foot shadow. At the same time of day, a 6 foot man standing near the tree casts a 9 foot shadow. What is the approximate height of the tree to the nearest foot?
*May 9, 2010 by miya*

**geomtry**

A tree casts a 25 foot shadow. At the same time of day, a 6 foot man standing near the tree casts a 9 foot shadow. What is the approximate height of the tree to the nearest foot?
*March 24, 2011 by najah*

**geomtry**

A tree casts a 25 foot shadow. At the same time of day, a 6 foot man standing near the tree casts a 9 foot shadow. What is the approximate height of the tree to the nearest foot?
*March 24, 2011 by najah*

**Math 7**

A tree casts a 50 foot shadow. At the same time of day, a 4 foot man standing near the tree casts a 10 foot shadow. What is the approximate height of the tree to the nearest foot?
*June 5, 2012 by Your Mom*

**Physics**

A small utility car is pulled along a straight section of railroad tracks by a rope. When the ropepulls the car for 10 seconds the car reaches a final speed, after starting from rest, of 8m/s. Now the situation is modified slightly so that the rope pulls, just as hard as in ...
*February 13, 2011 by John*

**History**

Okay so Im doing a compare & contrast essay on key events that changed the Unites States between 1776-1870 Of course im going to include the creation of the US Constitution. But, I'm having a hard time coming up with the "before & after" effect? What exactly changed? What was ...
*October 23, 2015 by TS*