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January 24, 2017
Number of results: 47,438

**physics college**

A body is dropped from the rooftop of a building.The body reaches the ground at t= 4.05 from the point of release.How tall is the building?What is the speed of the body just before it reaches the ground?

*November 23, 2011 by thea*

**physics**

i need help setting up the equation. do i break up the problem into two parts? thanks in advance. A 3 kg block travels along a horizontal surface with a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.18 at a speed of 7 m/s. After sliding a distance of 1.8 m the block makes a smooth ...

*October 23, 2014 by please help*

**Physics**

A harmonic wave is traveling along a rope. The oscillator that generates the wave completes 50.0 vibrations in 26.6 s. A given crest of the wave travels 355 cm along the rope in a time period of 12.1 s. What is the wavelength? Answer in units of m

*February 16, 2012 by Angel*

**physics**

A truck is traveling with a uniform velocity 24 m/s, when it passes a car at rest, at this instant the car starts to move and accelerate at the rate of 6m/s^2 in the same direction as the truck. a.) How long will it take the car to overtake the truck b.) How fast will the car ...

*September 9, 2011 by jesthony*

**COLLEGE PHYSICS**

a 58kg skier is coasting down a 25degree slope with a kinetic friction force of 70N. initial speed is 3.6 m/s and distance traveled is 57m. find final velocity? i need some help on this i don't know where to start. i know W=F x cos theta x distance is the anwser 266.27?

*October 18, 2007 by natali*

**physics**

A speeder traveling at a constant speed of 125km/h races past a billboard. A patrol car pursues from rest with constant acceleration of (8.0km/h)/s until it reaches its maximum speed of 190km/h, which it maintains until it catches up with the speeder. (a) How long does it take...

*August 27, 2013 by alex*

**physics**

a cyclist does work at the rate of 500w while riding. how much force does her foot push with, when she is traveling at 8.0 m/s?

*January 22, 2016 by ty*

**Math Surveying**

Hey, Need some help working these 3 problems. I have the answers but I'm having problems working them. Thank you in advance. The slope measurement between two points is 25.333 m and the slope angle is 1°50. Compute the horizontal distance. A distance of 177.50 ft was measured...

*September 26, 2010 by Mason*

**Physics**

A sled rests at the top of a 25 degree slope that is 80m in length. If uk = .25 and the velocity at the bottom of the incline is 20m/s then what is the weight of the sled?

*August 1, 2012 by Willy*

**Calculus - Optimization**

A fence is to be built to enclose a rectangular area of 800 square feet. The fence along 3 sides is to be made of material $4 per foot. The material for the fourth side costs $12 per foot. Find the dimensions of the rectangle that will allow for the most economical fence to be...

*November 17, 2013 by Jess*

**Physics**

A massless spring, with K=425 N/m, is hung vertically with the bottom end of the spring at position Y.i. A 3.50 kg mass is attached to the bottom of the spring and allowed to fall and oscillate. A) How far below Y.i does the mass fall before coming momentarily to rest and ...

*May 1, 2013 by J*

**physics**

A harmonic wave is traveling along a rope. The oscillator that generates the wave com- pletes 44.0 vibrations in 26.9 s. A given crest of the wave travels 359 cm along the rope in a time period of 11.6 s. What is the wavelength? Answer in units of m.

*March 20, 2011 by maria*

**physics**

A harmonic wave is traveling along a rope. The oscillator that generates the wave com- pletes 46.0 vibrations in 26.5 s. A given crest of the wave travels 351 cm along the rope in a time period of 12.5 s. What is the wavelength? Answer in units of m

*February 16, 2012 by eddie*

**physics**

A harmonic wave is traveling along a rope. The oscillator that generates the wave com- pletes 48.0 vibrations in 25.8 s. A given crest of the wave travels 413 cm along the rope in a time period of 10.5 s. What is the wavelength? Answer in units of m

*February 16, 2012 by Joanne*

**Math**

Which of the following is TRUE about the line through the points (–1, 4) and (–1, 2)? Please EXPLAIN/SHOW WORK. A. The slope is undefined B. The slope is negative C. The slope is 0 D. The slope is positive

*June 24, 2009 by Carmin*

**physics**

A mass is given an initial velocity up a frictionless 28 deg. incline and reaches a vertical hight of 1.35m. What was the initial velocity?

*February 24, 2011 by Elmer*

**physics**

A body is dropped from the rooftop of the building.The body reaches the ground at t= 4.05 from the point of release.how tall is the building?what is the speed of the body just before it reaches the ground?

*November 23, 2011 by thea*

**prealgebra**

find the slope of a road that rises 5 feet vertically for every 45-foot horizontal increase.

*May 14, 2015 by ryan*

**physics**

A 1kg mass is suspended from a vertical spring with a spring constant of 100 N/m and the equilibrium position is noted. The spring is then pushed upward (compressed) a distance x=10 cm before the mass is released from rest. How fast will the block be moving when it passes ...

*November 11, 2009 by susanna*

**physics**

Matt Ashell, world famous downhill skier, waxed his skis with the wrong kind of wax and ended up with a relatively high coefficient of friction of 0.40. If Matt, who weights 667.5 N is on a downhill slope of 38 degrees, will he slide without a push?

*September 23, 2013 by meder*

**Physics**

In a circus performance, a monkey on a sled is given an initial speed of 3.2 m/s up a 31° incline. The combined mass of the monkey and the sled is 20.7 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the incline is 0.20. How far up the incline does the sled ...

*October 9, 2012 by Emma*

**Physics**

In a circus performance, a monkey on a sled is given an initial speed of 3.2 m/s up a 31° incline. The combined mass of the monkey and the sled is 20.7 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the incline is 0.20. How far up the incline does the sled ...

*October 9, 2012 by Viv*

**physics**

In a circus performance, a monkey on a sled is given an initial speed of 4.0 m/s up a 32° incline. The combined mass of the monkey and the sled is 19.1 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the incline is 0.20. How far up the incline does the sled ...

*January 26, 2013 by Savanna A.*

**physics**

For a simple 15 upward ramp, what length would be needed for a runaway truck traveling 140 ?

*February 14, 2013 by caa*

**physics**

A crate of mass m (=40 kg) is placed at rest on a (frictionless) inclined plane, which has an angle (= 30o) above horizontal. a.) The force of gravity on the crate is: b.) The normal force on the crate is: size: N c.) The net force on the crate is: size: N direction: d.) How ...

*September 23, 2008 by kelsey*

**Physics**

A 3.0-kg cart is rolling along a frictionless, horizontal track towards a 1.2-kg cart that is held initially at rest. The carts are loaded with strong magnets that cause them to attract one another. Thus, the speed of each cart increases. At a certain instant before the carts ...

*August 5, 2011 by Kristi*

**physics**

A 2.4-kg cart is rolling along a frictionless, horizontal track towards a 1.3-kg cart that is held initially at rest. The carts are loaded with strong magnets that cause them to attract one another. Thus, the speed of each cart increases. At a certain instant before the carts ...

*April 15, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 2.9-kg cart is rolling along a frictionless, horizontal track towards a 1.5-kg cart that is held initially at rest. The carts are loaded with strong magnets that cause them to attract one another. Thus, the speed of each cart increases. At a certain instant before the carts ...

*January 17, 2017 by Tyler*

**trig**

A 115 foot foot casts a 147 foot shadow, what is the degree of elevation to the sun

*June 28, 2011 by mike*

**Physics**

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 away. (b) The sled and person coast 30.0 m...

*February 28, 2007 by Mary*

**physics**

A car is moving along with a velocity of 88ft/sec and has a weight of 2000lbs. The engine suddenly stops. If the coefficient of frictgion between the car and road is .2.(a) Find the acceleration. (b) How long will it take to come to rest? (c) How far will it travel before it ...

*February 2, 2011 by Elise*

**Physics**

Starting from rest, a 1.7x10-4 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.45 N on it. This force does 1.9x10-4 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b...

*October 14, 2016 by BrookeNeed*

**Physics**

A bar of gold is in thermal contact with a bar of silver of the same length and area. One end of the compound bar is maintained at 80.0°C while the opposite end is at 30.0°C. When the energy transfer reaches steady state, what is the temperature at the junction?

*January 30, 2014 by Brody*

**algebra 2**

Elaine shoots an arrow upward at a speed of 32 feet per second from a bridge that is 28 feet high. The height of the arrow is given by the function h(t) = -16t2+32t + 28, where t is the time in seconds. a. What is the maximum height that the arrow reaches? b. How long does it ...

*April 25, 2016 by Anonymous*

**Dynamics**

a 1500 kg automobile is traveling up to 20 degree incline at a speed of 6 m/s. if the driver wishes to stop his car in a distance of 5m, determine the frictional force at pavement which must be supplied by rear wheels

*July 30, 2012 by DHilsath*

**Dynamics**

1500 kg automobile is traveling up to 20 degree incline at a speed of 6 m/s. if the driver wishes to stop his car in a distance of 5m, determine the frictional force at pavement which must be supplied by rear wheels

*August 4, 2012 by basha*

**dynamics**

a 1500 kg automobile is traveling up to 20 degree incline at a speed of 6 m/s if the driver wishes to stop his car in a distance of a 5m, determine the frictional force at pavement which must be supplied by rear wheels.

*July 22, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Dynamics**

A 1500 kg automobile is traveling up to 20 degree incline at a speed of 6 m/s. If the driver wishes to stop his car in a distance of 5m,determine the frictional force at pavement which must be supplied by rear wheels.

*July 22, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Dynamics**

A 1500 kg automobile is traveling up to 20 degree incline at a speed of 6 m/s. If the driver wishes to stop his car in a distance of 5m,determine the frictional force at pavement which must be supplied by rear wheels.

*July 22, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A bullet of mass 10 g has a speed of 500 m/s. a) What is its kinetic energy? b) if it penetrates a block of wood a distance of 10 cm before coming to rest, what is the average frictional force stopping the bullet? A second bullet identical to the first is shot through a sheet ...

*October 14, 2013 by Hayden*

**Math - Pleeeease**

Two planes take off at a ny airport. The first plane climbs at an angle of 45 degrees with respect to the ground and reaches an altitude of 5600 feet. The second plane climbs at an angle of 60 degress with respect to the ground and reaches an altitude of 8200 feet. To the ...

*May 8, 2014 by andra*

**Calculus**

A rectangular swimming pool is to be built with an area of 1800 square feet. The owner wants 5-foot wide decks along either side and 10-foot wide decks at the two ends. Find the dimensions of the smallest piece of property on which the pool can be built satisfying these ...

*October 25, 2008 by George*

**Physics**

Two cars approach along icy streets which meet at a right angle to one another. The cars collide and stick together. One car has a mass of 1200 kg and had a speed of 30 km/h in the +x direction before the collision. The second car has a mass of 1500 kg and was traveling in the...

*November 6, 2016 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a 1200kg car is moving at a steady speed of 25 m/s down a level road. The engine is exerting a steady force of 800N. What is the force of resistance the motor is overcoming?

*October 15, 2010 by Leanda*

**Physics**

A solid ball and a hollow ball, each with a mass of 2 kg and radius of 0.1 m, start from rest and roll down a ramp of length 3 m at an incline of 44°. An ice cube of the same mass slides without friction down the same ramp. What is the speed of the ice cube at the bottom of ...

*June 19, 2012 by Maria*

**Physics**

A car with mass of 1875kg is traveling along a country road when the driver sees a deer dart out onto the road. The driver slams on the brakes manages to stop before hitting the deer. The driver of a second car with 2135kg is driving too close and does not see the deer. When ...

*October 4, 2010 by Shaila*

**physics**

an electron with a speed of 5.00 x 10^8 cm/s enters an electric field of magnitude 1.00 x 10^3 N/C, traveling along field lines in the direction that retards its motion. a) How far will the electron travel in the field before stopping momentarily b) how much time will have ...

*June 8, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

An 7.5 crate is pulled 5.4 up a 30 degree incline by a rope angled 19 degrees above the incline. The tension in the rope is 130N and the crate's coefficient of kinetic friction on the incline is 0.24. How much work is done by tension? by gravity? by the normal force?

*November 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics help**

particle 1 of mass m1 = 0.29 kg slides rightward along an x axis on a frictionless floor with a speed of 1.8 m/s. When it reaches x = 0, it undergoes a one-dimensional elastic collision with stationary particle 2 of mass m2 = 0.40 kg. When particle 2 then reaches a wall at xw...

*March 26, 2010 by mike*

**physics help**

particle 1 of mass m1 = 0.29 kg slides rightward along an x axis on a frictionless floor with a speed of 1.8 m/s. When it reaches x = 0, it undergoes a one-dimensional elastic collision with stationary particle 2 of mass m2 = 0.40 kg. When particle 2 then reaches a wall at xw...

*March 26, 2010 by beav*

**physics**

particle 1 of mass m1 = 0.29 kg slides rightward along an x axis on a frictionless floor with a speed of 1.8 m/s. When it reaches x = 0, it undergoes a one-dimensional elastic collision with stationary particle 2 of mass m2 = 0.40 kg. When particle 2 then reaches a wall at xw...

*March 29, 2010 by mike*

**physics**

A 220-kg crate rests on a surface that is inclined above the horizontal at an angle of 19.4°. A horizontal force (magnitude = 525 N and parallel to the ground, not the incline) is required to start the crate moving down the incline. What is the coefficient of static friction ...

*November 7, 2011 by Nick*

**physics**

A 214-kg crate rests on a surface that is inclined above the horizontal at an angle of 19.4°. A horizontal force (magnitude = 541 N and parallel to the ground, not the incline) is required to start the crate moving down the incline. What is the coefficient of static friction ...

*October 28, 2015 by sarah*

**physics**

2. a body of mass 20kg is released from rest t the top of a rough slope which is inclined at 30 degrees to the horizontal.six seconds later the body has a velocity of 21 m.s down the slope. find the resistance to motion in newtons experienced by the body?

*April 25, 2011 by janell*

**physics**

2 cars of equal mass m collide at an intersection. Driver E traveled eastward and driver N northward. After the collision, 2 cars remain joined together and slide, before coming to a rest. Police measured the skid mark length d to be 9metres. Coefficient of friction is 0.9. ...

*May 3, 2007 by Kim*

**physics**

2 cars of equal mass m collide at an intersection. Driver E traveled eastward and driver N northward. After the collision, 2 cars remain joined together and slide, before coming to a rest. Police measured the skid mark length d to be 9metres. Coefficient of friction is 0.9. ...

*May 3, 2007 by Kim*

**Math**

A contractor gives a quote of $21,060 to build an 18 foot by 24 foot barn. What is the building cost per square foot?

*April 8, 2012 by Casey*

**Physics**

Q. A mass is sliding down an incline. As the angle for the incline increases, the magnitude of the component of weight perpendicular to incline:- Increases Decreases Increase then decrease Decrease then increase

*July 4, 2016 by SAGAR*

**Physics**

What is the speed of the rocket when it is 350 above the surface of the earth? A rocket starts from rest and moves upward from the surface of the earth. For the first 10 of its motion, the vertical acceleration of the rocket is given by a(y)=2.9, where the -direction y+ is ...

*September 9, 2012 by Andrew*

**Physics**

You are on a train that is traveling at 3.0 m/s along a level straight track. Very near and parallel to the track is a wall that slopes upward at a 12° angle with the horizontal. As you face the window (0.86 m high, 2.1 m wide) in your compartment, the train is moving to the ...

*January 24, 2010 by Mike*

**physics**

You are on a train that is traveling at 3.0 m/s along a level straight track. Very near and parallel to the track is a wall that slopes upward at a 12° angle with the horizontal. As you face the window (0.86 m high, 2.0 m wide) in your compartment, the train is moving to the ...

*January 30, 2012 by mandy*

**physics**

Assume that there is no friction between m2 and the incline, that m2 = 1.8 kg, m1 = 1.4 kg, the radius of the pulley is 0.10 m, the moment of inertia of the pulley is 3.6 kg m2, and θ = 27.0°. Mass 1 is hanging vertically while mass 2 is on the incline. After mass 2 has ...

*November 29, 2014 by Haley*

**physics**

Assume that there is no friction between m2 and the incline, that m2 = 1.8 kg, m1 = 1.4 kg, the radius of the pulley is 0.10 m, the moment of inertia of the pulley is 3.6 kg m2, and θ = 27.0°. Mass 1 is hanging vertically while mass 2 is on the incline. After mass 2 has ...

*February 6, 2015 by Muhammad*

**physics**

An 8.0 kg bag of coin is being pulled upward by a rope rises 20.0 cm in 0.50 sec, starting from rest. Assuming the acceleration is constant, calculate the net force on the bag. what is the upward force on the bag exerted by the rope?

*October 11, 2009 by lalaglaze*

**Physics**

A bronze cannon ball with a mass of 4.5 kg is fired vertically from a small cannon and reaches a height of 10.0 m. If the canon is now aimed at an angle 33 degrees above the horizontal, calculate the horizontal distance the cannon ball would travel before it reaches the ground.

*March 8, 2014 by Yarielis*

**Algebra**

4. Does the following set of coordinations make a horizontal, vertical, or diagonal line when connected with a straight line? (4, 5) (2, 5) 5. Positive slope indicates a _____ process. a. steady b. gaining c. losing d. slow A? 6. The m in the equation y= mx + b represents the ...

*March 31, 2010 by mysterychicken*

**Biology**

4. Does the following set of coordinations make a horizontal, vertical, or diagonal line when connected with a straight line? (4, 5) (2, 5) 5. Positive slope indicates a _____ process. a. steady b. gaining c. losing d. slow A? 6. The m in the equation y= mx + b represents the ...

*April 1, 2010 by mysterychicken*

**physics**

A positive charge of 5.10 C is fixed in place. From a distance of 3.70 cm a particle of mass 6.80 g and charge +2.60 C is fired with an initial speed of 70.0 m/s directly toward the fixed charge. How close to the fixed charge does the particle get before it comes to rest and ...

*February 13, 2011 by Ana*

**physics**

A positive charge of 4.10 C is fixed in place. From a distance of 3.70 cm a particle of mass 6.80 g and charge +3.60 C is fired with an initial speed of 80.0 m/s directly toward the fixed charge. How close to the fixed charge does the particle get before it comes to rest and ...

*February 13, 2011 by Ana*

**Physics**

Could someone please explain how you get this answer??? A skier with a mass of 60.0 kg pushes off with a horizontal speed of 3.0 m/s from the top of a snow covered hill. As he slides down the hill, his height decreases by 42 m over a distance of 100 m of travel. How much will ...

*March 2, 2013 by Demere*

**PHYSICS**

An electron is initially at rest in, but not on the axis of, a solenoid that is carrying a steady current I directed as shown in the cross section below. The electron is initially at rest on the -x axis. The current in the solenoid is suddenly increaed to 2I. In what direction...

*December 15, 2013 by Marc*

**Physics**

On a recent ski trup to Vermont, Mr Backman wanted to beat Mr S's ski jump recor. Mr B left the ski jump ramp with an initial velocit of 37.0 m/s and angle of 27 degrees from the horizontal. a) What is the maximum height theat Mr B reaches above the jump point? b) How far down...

*July 10, 2011 by Capreeca*

**Physics HELP!**

A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3500 rev/ min. When switched off, it rotates through 41.0 revolutions before coming to rest. (a) Find the angular speed in rad/s. (b) Find the displacement in radians. (c) Find the constant angular ...

*October 26, 2012 by Mel*

**physics help!!!**

particle 1 of mass m1 = 0.29 kg slides rightward along an x axis on a frictionless floor with a speed of 1.8 m/s. When it reaches x = 0, it undergoes a one-dimensional elastic collision with stationary particle 2 of mass m2 = 0.40 kg. When particle 2 then reaches a wall at xw...

*March 27, 2010 by beav*

**PHYSICS**

A student is running at her top speed of 4.6 m/s to catch a bus, which is stopped at the bus stop. When the student is still a distance 38.9 m from the bus, it starts to pull away, moving with a constant acceleration of 0.177 m/s^2. A) For how much time does the student have ...

*July 13, 2011 by Luan*

**algebra**

The yearly production of a 6 foot orange tree is 40 pounds of oranges. A 16 foot tree produces 65 pounds.? Let H represent the height of an orange tree and p the number of pounds of oranges produced. a). List the ordered pairs. (H.P) What is the ordered pair for the first tree...

*March 27, 2012 by Brittani*

**Physics**

A block,mass 20kg,is pulled upwards by a force F along a plane inclined at 30 degree to the horizontal.it accelerate along the inclined plane at 2m.s-2. The surface of the inclined exert a friction force on the block calculate the component of the gravitational force exerted ...

*February 7, 2013 by Kenneth*

**Physics**

A block,mass 20kg,is pulled upwards by a force F along a plane inclined at 30 degree to the horizontal.it accelerate along the inclined plane at 2m.s-2. The surface of the inclined exert a friction force on the block calculate the component of the gravitational force exerted ...

*February 7, 2013 by Kenneth*

**Math**

1) What is the slope of a line that is parallel to y = 2? 2) What is the slope of a line that is perpendicular to y = 2? 3) What is the slope of a line that is parallel to x = -4? 4) What is the slope of a line that is perpendicular to x = -4? I don't get any of these problems...

*February 16, 2011 by Melanie*

**physics**

A superball is dropped from rest from a height of 2.0m. It bounces repeatedly from the floor, as superballs are prone to do. After each bounce the ball dissipates some energy, so eventually it comes to rest. The following pattern is observed: After the 1st bounce, the ball ...

*January 31, 2014 by Chey*

**physics**

A superball is dropped from rest from a height of 2.0m. It bounces repeatedly from the floor, as superballs are prone to do. After each bounce the ball dissipates some energy, so eventually it comes to rest. The following pattern is observed: After the 1st bounce, the ball ...

*January 31, 2014 by Cheylynne*

**Physics**

A skier swoops down a hill and over a ramp. She starts from rest at a height of 18m, leaves the ramp at an angle of 45 degrees, and just clears the snowman on her way down, making an angle of 30 degrees with the vertical as she does. Assuming that there is no friction, and ...

*June 17, 2014 by Jenny*

**physics**

suppose that a horizontal force of 0.7 n is required to pull a 5.0 kg block across the table at constant speed. what is the initial speed of a 20 g bullet, fired horizontally into the block, if the bullet imbeds in the initially stationary block and causes the block to slide 1...

*December 7, 2010 by ashley*

**physics**

A 25 g bullet traveling at 280 m/s passes completely through a wooden block, initially at rest on a smooth table. The block has a mass of 1000 g. The bullet emerges traveling in the same direction, but at 50 m/s. What percentage of total kinetic energy is lost in the process?

*November 15, 2011 by Rebecca*

**Physics**

A car traveling 91km/h strikes a tree. The front end of the car compresses and the driver comes to rest after traveling 0.93m . What was the magnitude of the average acceleration of the driver during the collision? Express the answer in terms of "g's," where 1.00g=9.80m/s2

*September 11, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

An airplane with a speed of 94.9 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 63.2 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 743 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly beneath the point of ...

*February 10, 2011 by tish*

**physics**

An airplane with a speed of 94.9 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 63.2 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 743 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly beneath the point of ...

*February 23, 2011 by jc*

**physics**

An airplane with a speed of 85.1 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 54.4 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 759 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly beneath the point of ...

*October 6, 2011 by randy*

**physics**

An airplane with a speed of 88.0 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 72.1 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 779 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly beneath the point of ...

*September 15, 2012 by alexis*

**physics**

An airplane with a speed of 80.9 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 64.5 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 795 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly beneath the point of ...

*February 6, 2013 by louis*

**Physics**

An airplane with a speed of 85.4 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 37.6 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's 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 14, 2014 by sarah*

**physics**

An airplane with a speed of 85.3 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 45.0 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 587 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly beneath the point of ...

*September 19, 2014 by S*

**physics- HELP**

An airplane with a speed of 85.3 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 45.0 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 587 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly beneath the point of ...

*September 19, 2014 by S*

**physics**

An airplane with a speed of 53.8 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 42° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 840 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly beneath the point of ...

*September 24, 2014 by Sarah*

**Physics**

An airplane with a speed of 82.2 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 71.6 ° with respect to the horizontal. When the plane's altitude is 772 m, the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly beneath the point of ...

*October 5, 2015 by Hannah*

**physical**

You are on a train that is traveling at 3.0 m/s along a level straight track. Very near and parallel to the track is a wall that slopes upward at a 12° angle with the horizontal. As you face the window ( 0.715 m high, 2.29 m wide) in your compartment, the train is moving to ...

*October 28, 2012 by tim*

**Physics**

A girl coasts down a hill on a sled, reaching a level surface at the bottom with a speed of 6.2 m/s. The coeﬃcient of kinetic friction between runners and snow is 0.059, and the girl and sled together weigh 736 N. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2 How far does ...

*November 5, 2013 by Taylor*

**Physics**

A 55.3 kg skier is moving at 14.9 m/s on a frictionless horizontal, snow covered plateau when she encounters a rough patch 1.7 m long. The coefficient of kinetic friction between this patch and her skis is 0.27. After crossing the rough patch, what is the speed of the skier in...

*March 5, 2016 by Desperate Student*

**Physics**

A block of mass 11.2 kg slides from rest down a frictionless 24.0° incline and is stopped by a strong spring with a spring constant 31.3 kN/m (note the unit). The block slides 8.90 m from the point of release to the point where it comes to rest against the spring. When the ...

*October 25, 2014 by Serena*

**Physics**

(b) Given that Icm = ½MR2 for a uniform solid wheel, (i) show that the rotational kinetic energy is half the translational kinetic energy for such a wheel. (ii) For the wheel of diameter 10 cm, find its final speed after traversing a distance of 10 m down an incline of 25º. ...

*July 20, 2010 by Oisin*