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May 29, 2016
Number of results: 64,794

**physics**

A 1,500-kg car traveling east with a speed of 25.0 m/s collides at an intersection with a 2,500-kg van traveling north at a speed of 20.0 m/s. Find the direction and magnitude of the velocity of the wreckage after the collision, assuming that the vehicles undergo a perfectly ...
*August 28, 2012 by zianna*

**PHYSICS**

How do I solve this? A mine car (mass=380 kg) rolls at a speed of 0.50 m/s on a horizontal track, as the drawing shows. A 170-kg chunk of coal has a speed of 0.92 m/s when it leaves the chute (at a 25 degree incline). Determine the speed of the car–coal system after the coal ...
*April 26, 2015 by KS*

**phsice**

A block of weight W = 17 N, which can slide without friction on a 32.5° incline, is connected to the top of the incline by a massless spring of unstretched length xo = 0.34 m and spring constant k = 225 N/m. By how much will the spring be stretched when the system is in ...
*December 18, 2015 by selen *

**another rotation**

A hollow cylinder (hoop) is rolling on a horizontal surface at speed v = 1.85 m/s when it reaches a 23.5° incline.How far up the incline will it go? How long will it be on the incline before it arrives back at the bottom? Again, I am so confused about these problems and how to...
*March 11, 2010 by Liz*

**math**

The stopping distance of a car after the brakes are applied varies directly as the square of the speed r. If a car traveling 80 mph can stop in 360ft, how many feet will it take the same car to stoop when its traveling 50 mph?
*September 17, 2010 by Kaegan*

**algebra**

The stooping distance d of a car after the brakes are appied varies directly as the square root of the speed r. If a car traveling 40mph can stop in 90 ft., how many feet will it take the same car to stop when it is traveling 60 mph.
*June 1, 2012 by ll*

**math**

IF the speed of train A is 10 mph slower than train B. Train A travels 220 miles in the same time it takes train B to travel 270. What is the speed of both trains.
*April 27, 2013 by nannypam*

**physics**

A juggler traveling in a train on level track throws a ball straight up, relative to the train, with a speed of 5.75 m/s. The train has a velocity of 19 m/s due east. (a) As observed by the juggler, what is the ball's total time of flight? s What is the displacement of the ...
*May 30, 2013 by James*

**geometry**

Deshawn built a model train car. The length of the model train car is 6 in. The scale Deshawn used to build the model train car is 1:36. What is the actual length of the train car in FEET?
*December 2, 2013 by Elizabeth*

**Physics**

A solid and a hollow ball, each with a mass of 1 kg and radius of 0.1 m, start from rest and roll down a ramp of length 3 m at an incline of 35 degrees. An ice cube of the same mass slides without friction down the same ramp. Which ball will reach the bottom first? Does the ...
*October 18, 2011 by Temi*

**physics**

A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 79 km/h sees a cat 107 m away on the road. How long will it take for the car to accelerate uniformly to a stop in exactly 103 m? Answer in units of s
*October 13, 2011 by Asdfghjkl*

**physics**

A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 70 km/h sees a cat 129 m away on the road. How long will it take for the car to accelerate uniformly to a stop in exactly 125 m? Answer in units of s
*December 14, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 66 km/h sees a cat 118 m away on the road. How long will it take for the car to accelerate uniformly to a stop in exactly 114 m? Answer in units of s
*September 25, 2012 by gabbie*

**physics**

A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 70 km/h sees a cat 129 m away on the road. How long will it take for the car to accelerate uniformly to a stop in exactly 125 m? answer in units of s
*September 30, 2013 by alex*

**physics**

A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 70 km/h sees a cat 129 m away on the road. How long will it take for the car to accelerate uniformly to a stop in exactly 125 m? answer in units of s
*September 30, 2013 by alex*

**dynamics**

cars A and B are d=60m apart and traveling respectively with constant speeds v1=32km/h and v2=24km/h on an ice covered road.knowing that 45s after driver A apples his breaks to avoid overtaking car Bthe two cars collide,determine a)the uniform deceleration of car A b)the ...
*October 8, 2012 by rajesh*

**Physics **

A curve of radius 59.9 m is banked so that a car of mass 1.4 Mg traveling with uniform speed 50 km/hr can round the curve without relying on friction to keep it from slipping on the surface. At what angle is the curve banked? The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s2 * I ...
*June 24, 2013 by MM*

**algebra**

a passenger train traveling at 50 mph leaves the station 6 hours after a freight train and ovetakes it in 4 hours . How fast is the freight train traveling ?
*June 29, 2012 by naaman*

**physicsssss**

two blocks are connected over a pulley. The mass of block A is 10 kg and the coefficient of kinetic friction between A and the incline is 0.24. Angle èof the incline is 30°. Block A slides down the incline at constant speed. What is the mass of block B?
*October 3, 2010 by ashley*

**Physics**

A car moves on a level horizontal road in a circle of radius 30.5 m. the coefficient of friction between the tires and the road is 0.5. The maximum speed with which the car can round this curve without slipping is:
*November 4, 2015 by Troi*

**Physic**

A block moves up an incline of 45 inches at constant speed, because the action of a force of 15 N parallel to the incline. If the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.3. Determine the weight of the box.
*November 7, 2010 by Luz*

**Physics**

A 500-g block is shot up a surface 25° inclined with the horizontal with an initial speed of 200cm/s. How far up the incline will it go if the coefficient of friction between it and the incline is 0.150?
*November 3, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physicis**

A freight car, open at the top, weighing 2.80 tons, is coasting along a level track with negligible friction at 4.10 ft/s when it begins to rain hard. The raindrops fall vertically with respect to the ground. What is the speed (in feet/second) of the car when it has collected ...
*April 24, 2013 by PCm*

**science**

In a dream you're in a car traveling at 50 km/h and you bump into another car traveling toward you at 48 km/h. The speed of impact is
*October 26, 2013 by josh*

**physic **

A police car is travelling in a straight line with constant speed vp.A truck travelling in the same direction with speed 3/2 vp passes the police car.The truck driver realizes that she is speeding and immediately begins to slow down at a constant rate until she comes to a stop...
*February 11, 2011 by shaiz*

**physics**

In the figure, two blocks are connected over a pulley. The mass of block A is 7.9 kg and the coefficient of kinetic friction between A and the incline is 0.18. Angle θ of the incline is 41°. Block A slides down the incline at constant speed. What is the mass of block B?
*March 17, 2016 by krals*

**Physics please check**

A cyclist approaches the bottom of a gradual hill at a speed of 14 m/s. The hill is 4.9 m high, and the cyclist estimates that she is going fast enough to coast up and over it without peddling. Ignoring air resistance and friction, find the speed at which the cyclist crests ...
*March 20, 2007 by Mary*

**algebra 1b**

the speed of a passenger train is 18mph faster than the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travels 310 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 220 miles. Find the speed of each train passenger train mph and freight train mph
*March 21, 2012 by kay*

**Physics**

A car rounds a curve that is banked inward. The radius of curvature of the road is R = 109, the banking angle is θ = 25°, and the coefficient of static friction is μs = 0.24. Find the minimum speed that the car can have without slipping.
*October 2, 2012 by Find the maximum speed that the car can have witho*

**physics**

A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 70 mi/h sees a deer 90 m away on the road. Calculate the minimum constant acceleration that is necessary for the car to stop without hitting the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime).
*August 22, 2010 by tommy*

**PHYSIC**

You are a member of an alpine rescue team and must project a box of supplies, with mass m, up an incline of constant slope angle α so that it reaches a stranded skier who is a vertical distance h above the bottom of the incline. The incline is slippery, but there is some ...
*July 14, 2013 by kolam*

**physics**

A cyclist approaches the bottom of a gradual hill at a speed of 12.4 m/s. The hill is 6.7 m high and the cyclist estimates she is going fast enough to coast up and over it without peddling. Ignoring air resistance and friction, find the speed at which the cyclist coasts over ...
*November 16, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A solid sphere of mass 0.604 kg rolls without slipping along a horizontal surface with a translational speed of 5.25 m/s. It comes to an incline that makes an angle of 38 with the horizontal surface. Neglecting energy losses due to friction, (a) what is the total energy of the...
*October 22, 2012 by Camille*

**Physics**

A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 76 km/h sees a cat 109 m away on the road. How long will it take for the car to acceler- ate uniformly to a stop in exactly 106 m? Answer in units of s
*September 25, 2012 by Lily*

**Physics/Math**

A certain string can withstand a maximum tension of 43 N without breaking. A child ties a 0.37 kg stone to one end and, holding the other end, whirls the stone in a vertical circle of radius 0.91 m, slowly increasing the speed until the string breaks. Where is the stone on its...
*February 12, 2007 by COFFEE*

**physics**

A car traveling at 37 m/s breaks to a stop in 6.0 m and 3.5 s. What was the car’s acceleration?
*March 14, 2012 by shelly*

**physics**

A train whistle is heard at 280Hz as the train approaches town. The train cuts its speed in half as it nears the station, and the sound of the whistle is then 270 Hz. What is the speed of the train before slowing down? What is the speed of the train after slowing down?
*January 21, 2015 by henry*

**MATH**

Amtrail trains provide efficient, nonstop transportation between Los Angeles and San Diego. Train A leaves Los Angeles headed toward San Diego at the same time that Train B leaves San Diego headed for Los Angeles, traveling on parallel tracks. Train A travels at a constant ...
*January 12, 2011 by Catherine*

**Science Help**

1.) A rail gun uses electromagnetic energy to accelerate objects quickly over a short distance. In an experiment, a 2.00 kg projectile remains on the rails of the gun for only 2.10x10-2 s, but in that time it goes from rest to a velocity of 4.00×103 m/s. What is the average ...
*October 18, 2014 by Kenny*

**physics**

A police officer investigating an accident estimates that a moving car hit a stationary car at 24km/h . If the moving car left skid marks 45m long, and if the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.71, what was the initial speed of the moving car? Express your answer using two ...
*February 16, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

The brakes are applied to a car traveling on a dry, level highway. A typical value for the magnitude of the car's acceleration is 5.35 m/s2. If the car's initial speed is 29.1 m/s, how long does it take to stop and how far does it travel, starting from the moment the brakes ...
*February 24, 2010 by Delilah*

**physics**

A driver of a car traveling at 15.9 m/s applies the brakes, causing a uniform deceleration of 1.7 m/s2. How long does it take the car to accelerate to a final speed of 13.0 m/s? Answer in units of s. b) How far has the car moved during the braking period? Answer in units of m.
*March 20, 2011 by maria*

**algebra**

The stopping distance d of a car after the brakes have been applied varies directly as the square of the speed r. if the car traveling 70mph cab stop in 270ft, how many feet will it take the same car to stop when it 1s traveling 50 mph
*July 16, 2008 by Frnciois*

**physics help pleased**

Two trains on separate tracks move toward one another. Train 1 has a speed of 125 km/h and train 2 a speed of 100.0 km/h. Train 2 blows its horn, emitting a frequency of 500 Hz. What is the frequency heard by the engineer on train 1? (Assume the speed of sound is 345 m/s.)
*January 28, 2011 by julie*

**Physics**

4. A 500-g block is shot up a surface 25° inclined with the horizontal with an initial speed of 200cm/s. How far up the incline will it go if the coefficient of friction between it and the incline is 0.150? Thank youuuu!
*November 3, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 56.0 mi/h sees a deer 116 m away on the road. Calculate the minimum constant acceleration that is necessary for the car to stop without hitting the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime).
*February 2, 2012 by Kristin*

**Physics**

A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 56.0 mi/h sees a deer 116 m away on the road. Calculate the minimum constant acceleration that is necessary for the car to stop without hitting the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime).
*February 2, 2012 by Alex*

**physics**

A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 55.3 mi/h sees a deer 108 m away on the road. Calculate the minimum constant acceleration that is necessary for the car to stop without hitting the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime).
*August 22, 2012 by Simone*

**Physics**

A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 56.1 mi/h sees a deer 103 m away on the road. Calculate the minimum constant acceleration that is necessary for the car to stop without hitting the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime). (in m/s^2)
*January 19, 2015 by Madison*

**Physics**

A 600-kg car is going around a curve with a radius of 120 m that is banked at an angle of 25.0° with a speed of 30.0 m/s.The coefficient of static friction between the car and the road is 0.300. What is the force exerted by friction on the car?
*February 20, 2014 by Sandhya*

**Physics**

Two trains, each having a speed of 30 km/h, are headed at each other on the same straight track. A bird that can fly 60 km/h flies off the front of one train when they are 60 km apart and heads directly for the other train. On reaching the other train, it flies directly back ...
*September 24, 2006 by Sadia*

**Physics**

A freight train has a mass of 4.78 * 10^7 kg. the locomotive provides a force of 1.3 * 10^6 N and the brakes provide a force of -3.2 * 10^3 N. 1. How long will it take for the train to accelerate to it's maximum speed of 15 m/s? 2. The train accidentally stumbles into an ...
*March 14, 2014 by Michelle*

**physics**

A toboggan is sliding down a snowy slope. The table shows the speed of the toboggan at various times during its trip. (a) Make a graph of the speed as a function of time. (b) Judging by the graph, is it plausible that the toboggan’s acceleration is constant? If so, what is the...
*September 6, 2011 by John*

**physics**

Velocity and displacement with uniform acceleration: 1. A car with an initial speed of 23.7 km/h accelerates at a uniform rate of 0.92 m/s^2 for 3.6 s. Find the final speed and the displacement of the car during this time. The final speed is 36 km/h. is this right? did i do ...
*September 25, 2006 by anonymous*

**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 move?
*January 26, 2013 by Savanna A.*

**physics**

A car with a mass of 980 kg is initially traveling east toward an intersection with a speed of vc = 18.9 m/s and a 1500 kg pickup is traveling north toward the same intersection. The car and truck collide at the intersection and stick together. After the collision, the ...
*November 30, 2012 by Diane*

**Physics**

A roller coaster car of mass 1000kg is riding along a track from point A to point C. (point A is 75m high, B is 50m high and C is 100m high, so that there are a total of three hills.) the final velocity at point C is 10m/s a) Assume no friction what is the speed of the car at ...
*November 14, 2007 by Tammy*

**physics**

a 25,ooo kilogram train is traveling down a track at 20 meters per second. a cow wanders onto the tracks 75 meters ahead of the train, causing the conductor to slam on the brakes. the train skids to a stop. if the brakes can provide 62,500 newtons of friction, will the ...
*February 25, 2012 by savid*

**Physics**

A car of mass 1100 kg starts from rest at sea level and climbs a hill of altitude 50 m. At the top of the hill the car has a speed of 25 m/s. From the top of the hill the driver turns off the engine and coasts down to an altitude of 15 m. Assume the friction and the air ...
*October 25, 2012 by Sara*

**Physics**

A car of mass 1100 kg starts from rest at sea level and climbs a hill of altitude 50 m. At the top of the hill the car has a speed of 25 m/s. From the top of the hill the driver turns off the engine and coasts down to an altitude of 15 m. Assume the friction and the air ...
*October 26, 2012 by Sara*

**Physics**

A car of mass 1100 kg starts from rest at sea level and climbs a hill of altitude 50 m. At the top of the hill the car has a speed of 25 m/s. From the top of the hill the driver turns off the engine and coasts down to an altitude of 15 m. Assume the friction and the air ...
*October 27, 2012 by Sara*

**Math**

The The speed of a passenger train is 12 mph faster then the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travels 270 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 210 miles. Find the speed of each train.
*February 14, 2008 by Debbie*

**Algebra**

The speed of a passenger train is 20 mph faster than the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travels 250 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 150 miles. find the speed of each train.
*June 3, 2011 by Francessca*

**algebra**

The speed of a passenger train is 16 mph faster than the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travles 300 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 220 miles. find the speed of each train
*June 22, 2012 by todd*

**algebra**

the speed of a passenger train is 6 mph faster than the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travels 330 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 300 miles.Find the speed of each train.
*May 5, 2015 by milton*

**Physics **

A marble rolls down an incline of 30 degrees. If the marble is initally at rest at the top of the incline of length 2.0 meters what will the speed of the marble be at the bottom of the incline (a) if the incline is rough enough to prevent any slipping [ it rolls],then (b) if ...
*November 21, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics (Static Friction)**

When you take your 1300-kg car out for a spin, you go around a corner of radius 56.9 m with a speed of 15.8 m/s. The coefficient of static friction between the car and the road is 0.75. Assuming your car doesn't skid, what is the force exerted on it by static friction? I got ...
*July 28, 2010 by David*

**math**

the speed of train A is 14 miles slower than train B. train A travels 210 miles in the same time it takes train B to travel 280 miles. Whats the speed of each train?
*April 11, 2013 by pam*

**physics**

A police car is traveling at a velocity of 15.0 m/s due north, when a car zooms by at a constant velocity of 45.0 m/s due north. After a reaction time 0.700 s the policeman begins to pursue the speeder with an acceleration of 3.00 m/s^2. Including the reaction time, how long ...
*September 6, 2012 by colby*

**physics**

A police car is traveling at a velocity of 15.0 m/s due north, when a car zooms by at a constant velocity of 44.0 m/s due north. After a reaction time 0.700 s the policeman begins to pursue the speeder with an acceleration of 5.00 m/s^2. Including the reaction time, how long ...
*June 18, 2013 by louis aaaa*

**Physics**

A police car is traveling at a velocity of 15.0 m/s due north, when a car zooms by at a constant velocity of 40.0 m/s due north. After a reaction time 0.500 s the policeman begins to pursue the speeder with an acceleration of 6.00 m/s^2. Including the reaction time, how long ...
*September 10, 2013 by Kaitlyne*

**physics**

A police car is traveling at a velocity of 19.0 m/s due north, when a car zooms by at a constant velocity of 49.0 m/s due north. After a reaction time 0.600 s the policeman begins to pursue the speeder with an acceleration of 6.00 m/s^2. Including the reaction time, how long ...
*September 15, 2013 by Katy*

**Physics**

A police car is traveling at a velocity of 19.0 m/s due north, when a car zooms by at a constant velocity of 49.0 m/s due north. After a reaction time 0.600 s the policeman begins to pursue the speeder with an acceleration of 6.00 m/s^2. Including the reaction time, how long ...
*September 16, 2013 by Tonya*

**Physics**

A police car is traveling at a velocity of 20.0 m/s due north, when a car zooms by at a constant velocity of 44.0 m/s due north. After a reaction time 0.700 s the policeman begins to pursue the speeder with an acceleration of 6.00 m/s^2. Including the reaction time, how long ...
*September 27, 2014 by Peanutbutter7*

**physics**

A white-crowned sparrow flying horizontally with a speed of 1.65 m/s folds its wings and begins to drop in free fall. (a) How far does the sparrow fall after traveling a horizontal distance of 0.550 m? (b) If the sparrow's initial speed is increased, does the distance of fall ...
*April 18, 2012 by A*

**Math**

Two trains are both traveling at a constant speed toward each other on neighboring tracks. The trains are 252 miles apart when they start traveling. They pass each other 4 1/2 hours later. One of the trains is traveling 25 3/4 miles per hour. What is the speed of the other ...
*March 17, 2016 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A driver of a car traveling at 16.6 m/s applies the brakes, causing a uniform deceleration of 3.0 m/s^2. How long does it take the car to accelerate to a ﬁnal speed of 12.1 m/s? Answer in units of s part 2- How far has the car moved during the braking period? Answer in ...
*September 29, 2012 by neko alice*

**Physics??**

A car is traveling at a speed of 62 on a freeway. If its tires have diameter 24.0 and are rolling without sliding or slipping, what is their angular velocity?
*February 18, 2012 by bety*

**physics**

A railroad flatcar is loaded with crates having a coefficient of static friction of 0.394 with the floor. If the train is moving at 57.1 km/h, in how short a distance can the train be stopped at constant acceleration without causing the crates to slide?
*October 16, 2014 by brian*

**Math**

two trains are traveling toward each other adjacent tracks. one of the trains 230 feet long and is moving at a speed of 60 miles per hour. The other train is 220 feet long and is traveling at the rate of 70 miles per hour. Find the time interval between the moment the trains ...
*September 14, 2012 by Taylor*

**Physic Check**

These are questions I'm unsure about out of 20 for my submission #2. Someone please check soon. My answers have an =. 1.)A ball is rolling across the top of a billiard table and slowly rolls to a stop. How would Galileo explain the motion of the ball as it stopped? a)The ball'...
*July 12, 2010 by Ariel*

**physics-2**

A tracks extends a distance of 478 km without a curve. Supposed a train with an initial speed of 72 km/h travels along the entire length of straight track with a uniform acceleration. the train reaches the end of the track in 5 h, 39 min. What is the trains final speed?
*September 16, 2009 by NoNo100*

**math**

distance = rate x time or d = r*t car traveling 40 mi/hr goes 40 mi/hr x 1.5 hrs head start or 60 miles head start. Let t = time bus and car travel. car travels distance of r*t = 40*t. Car already had 60 mi head start. Total distance car traveled is 60 + 40*t. distance bus ...
*August 16, 2007 by DrBob222*

**physics**

A train is traveling south at 25.6 m/s when the brakes are applied. It slows down with a constant acceleration to a speed of 6.90 m/s in a time of 8.38 s. What is the acceleration of the train during the 8.38-s interval?
*September 8, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

The throttle of an electric train is shut off at a speed of 48 km/h. The total mass of the train is 81 tonne and the combined resistance force is 90 newtons per tonne. Find how long it will take for the train to stop.
*March 21, 2015 by baz*

**physics**

a car moving with a speed of 50 km/hr can be spotted by breaks after at least 6m.If the same car is moving with a speed of 100km/hr the minimum stopping distance is? options: 1. 24m 2. 6m
*May 26, 2012 by srikala*

**p**

A certain string can withstand a maximum tension of 41 N without breaking. A child ties a 0.35 kg stone to one end and, holding the other end, whirls the stone in a vertical circle of radius 0.91 m, slowly increasing the speed until the string breaks. (a) Where is the stone on...
*July 15, 2010 by Sam*

**physics**

A solid ball and a hollow ball, each with a mass of 6 kg and radius of 0.1 m, start from rest and roll down a ramp of length 3 m at an incline of 31°. 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 ...
*March 25, 2011 by need help as soon as possible*

**Physics**

An object is moving up an incline which makes an angle of 30 degrees with respect to the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the object and the incline is .222. If the object is originally moving at a speed of 5 m/s up the ramp, how far along the incline ...
*October 4, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a car traveling in a large circle passes by a motorcycle that is traveling in a straight line from North to South. both of their speedometers read 10m/s. which statement below is true? A. The car and the motorcycle have the same speed, but different velocities. B. The car and ...
*January 8, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a 2400-lb (=10.7-kn)car traveling at 30 mi/h (=13.4m/s)attempts to round an unbanked curve with a radius of 200ft (=61.0m).(a) what force of friction is required to keep the car on its path?(b) what minimum coefficient of static friction between the tires and road is required
*March 11, 2010 by Anonymous*

**pysics.**

What is the minimum work needed to push a 975 kg car 230 m up along a 17.5° incline? Assume the effective coefficient of friction retarding the car is 0.20?
*October 12, 2009 by Joe*

**Physics**

Two stunt drivers drive directly toward each other. At time t=0 the two cars are a distance D apart, car 1 is at rest, and car 2 is moving to the left with speed v_0. Car 1 begins to move at t=0, speeding up with a constant acceleration a_x. Car 2 continues to move with a ...
*May 26, 2009 by RJ*

**Physics**

A 1500 kg car traveling at 100 km/h west collides with a 1200 kg car traveling east at 85 km/h. The heavier car slows to 25 km/h after the collision. How fast is the lighter car traveling after the two cars collide?
*January 8, 2015 by Monica*

**physics**

A 200m long train crosses a 400m long bridge with a speed of 36km/hr . Calculate the time taken by train to cross the bridge?
*July 5, 2012 by Maihul*

**Physics**

At an accident scene on a level road, investigators measure a car's skid mark to be 68 m long. It was a rainy day and the coefficient of friction was estimated to be 0.40. Using the work-energy theorem determine the speed of the car when the driver slammed on (and locked) the ...
*February 22, 2015 by Jennifer*

**Math**

Warren is riding his bike at 15 mph on a road adjacent to railroad tracks. A train traveling at 90mph in the opposite direction as Warren, takes 20 seconds to pass him. How long is the train?
*November 20, 2013 by Kristen*

**Physics**

In the design of a rapid transit system, it is necessary to balance the average speed of a train against the distance between station stops. The more stops there are, the slower the train's average speed. To get an idea of this problem, calculate the time it takes a train to ...
*September 30, 2015 by Anonymous*