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February 27, 2017
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**physics**

An airplane lands and starts down the runway at a southwest velocity of 41 m/s. What constant acceleration allows it to come to a stop in 1.3 km?

*October 3, 2007 by stephanie*

**Physics**

An airplane lands and starts down the runway at a southwest velocity of 41 m/s. What constant acceleration allows it to come to a stop in 1.3 km?

*February 2, 2010 by Max*

**physics**

An airplane lands and starts down the runway at a southwest velocity of 44 m/s. What constant acceleration allows it to come to a stop in 1.3 km?

*February 2, 2010 by lisa*

**Physics**

An airplane lands and starts down the runway at a southwest velocity of 41 m/s. What constant acceleration allows it to come to a stop in 1.3 km?

*February 12, 2010 by Max*

**Physics**

An airplane lands and starts down the runway at a southwest velocity of 43 m/s. What constant acceleration allows it to come to a stop in 1.1 km?

*September 10, 2011 by Unknown*

**physics**

An airplane lands and starts down the runway at a southwest velocity of 48 m/s. What constant acceleration allows it to come to a stop in 1.5 km?

*September 11, 2011 by lol*

**Physics**

An airplane lands and starts down the runway at a southwest velocity of 43 m/s. What constant acceleration allows it to come to a stop in 1.2 km?Answer is in ___ m/s2.

*February 7, 2010 by Candy*

**Physics**

An airplane lands and starts down the runway at a southwest velocity of 46 m/s. What constant acceleration allows it to come to a stop in 1.1 km? PLEASE HELP ME WITH THIS QUESTION AND PROVIDE AN EXPLANATION IF POSSIBLE!!!! THANK YOU!

*January 24, 2011 by MB*

**physics**

An airplane starts at rest and accelerates down the runway for 20s. At he end of the runway, it's velocity is 80 m/a north. What is its acceleration?

*February 18, 2013 by Kaylee*

**Acceleration physics**

1. A sprinter finishes the race with a velocity of 8.9 m/s. the sprinter accelerated to a stop at a rate of -2.7 m/s2. how long did it take the sprinter to come to a stop? 2. A cycllist starts from rest & reaches a velocity of 18 m/s southwest in 3.8 seconds. what was the ...

*May 12, 2014 by Durga*

**physics**

1.The speed of a train increased from 15 mi/hr to 25 mi/hr in a distance of 500 ft. Calculate the average acceleration in ft/s2. 2.An airplane taking off from a landing field has a run of 500 m. It starts from rest, moves with constant acceleration, and makes the run in 30 s. ...

*October 9, 2010 by jazz*

**PHysics XXX**

An airplane travels 330 m down the runway before taking off. Assuming that it has constant acceleration, if it starts from rest and becomes airborne in 9.00 s, how fast (in m/s) is it moving at takeoff? A 73.3 m/s B 36.7 m/s C 1490 m/s D 660 m/s

*March 25, 2014 by Luis*

**Physics**

A jet plane has a takeoff speed of Vto=125km/h (34.72 m/s) and it's engines can power it to accelerate with an average acceleration of 5.6 m/s^2. A.) what length of runway will it need to take off safely? B.) suppose it had an available runway length of only 75m. What minimum ...

*February 8, 2014 by Michelle*

**Physics**

Just after hitting the runway, a plane has a speed of 200.0 km/h. The plane decelerates to a stop at a constant rate. a. What is its average speed on the runway in m/s? b. If the plane takes 21 seconds to come to a stop, how much of the runway does it cover during its ...

*October 18, 2014 by Andrew D*

**Physics**

An airplane touches down at a speed of 55.0 m/s on a runway that is 600 m long. The plane can decelerate at a uniform rate of 2.50 m/s^2. Will the plane be able to stop before the end of the runway?

*October 4, 2016 by HELP*

**physics**

A 20000 kg airplane takes off by traveling 300 m down a runway while the engines exert a continuous force of 4000 N.(a) Calculate the change in kinetic energy of the airplane during takeoff.(b) Determine the speed of the airplane as it leaves the runway.

*January 13, 2012 by emily*

**Physics**

An airplane has a takeoff speed of 66m/s. Assuming a constant acceleration of 1.62m/s^2, how long is the plane accelerating down the runway?

*August 28, 2015 by Marty*

**Science**

Starting from rest an airplane moves with a constant acceleration of 2m/s for 30 seconds before it takes off A. How far does it travel down the runway before it takes off ? B. What's it's final velocity ?

*January 29, 2017 by Anonymous*

**physics**

After landing, a jetliner on a straight runway taxis to a stop at an average velocity of -33.0km/h . If the plane takes 8.00s to come to rest, what are the plane’s initial velocity and acceleration?

*September 5, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 110000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 70 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.76. What is the greatest...

*September 22, 2012 by StressedStudent*

**Physics**

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 122000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 95 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.74. What is the greatest...

*March 20, 2013 by Kelly*

**Physics**

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 122000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 95 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.74. What is the greatest...

*March 20, 2013 by Heather*

**physics 1 please help!**

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 106000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 77 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.99. What is the greatest...

*February 10, 2011 by Hannah*

**physics 1 please help!**

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 106000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 77 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.99. What is the greatest...

*February 10, 2011 by Hannah*

**science**

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 106,000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 77 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.82. What is the ...

*October 4, 2013 by Donna*

**physics**

A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 104,000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 93 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.78. What is the ...

*November 17, 2013 by Hanna*

**physics**

A car starts from rest and accelerates uniformaly at the rate of 0.98m/s in 1hr.what is its final velocity? A car starts from rest and reaches a velocity of 40m/s in 1minutes..(a)what is its acceleration?(b) If its acceleration remains constant,what will its velocity be in 15 ...

*September 23, 2011 by philip*

**physics**

An airplane starts from rest at the end of a runway and accelerates at a constant rate. In the first second, the airplane travels 1.11 m. What is the speed of the airplane at the end of the second second?

*February 19, 2012 by suri*

**Physics**

An airplane with a velocity of 50m/s comes in to land at the start of the runway and brakes at -5m/s. Will it be able to stop in time if the runway is 275m long? I'm not sure which formula to use since the ones I have used give me very small answers in comparison to the 275m

*November 4, 2015 by Masha*

**Physics**

An airplane requires 420 m of runway to take off from an airstrip. If the plane starts from rest and it takes 32 s to lift off, with what velocity does it leave the ground? What was the average acceleration of the plane?

*April 22, 2014 by Corey Brown*

**physics**

An airplane requires 420 m of runway to take off from an airstrip. If the plane starts from rest and it takes 32 s to lift off, with what velocity does it leave the ground? What was the average acceleration of the plane?

*June 3, 2014 by grey*

**College Physics**

A 1200 kg airplane starts from rest and with a constant average forward acceleration of magbitude 5.0 m/s, reaches its takeoff speed in 9.00 s. The runway is 300 m long. What is the plane's takeoff speed?

*September 14, 2010 by Dakota*

**Science**

An airplane lands with a velocity of 100m.s/1.The maximum rate at which it can slow down is 5,0m.s/2.What is the minimum time needed to come to rest, starting from when it first touches ground?

*September 14, 2014 by Nhlanhla*

**Physics(check)**

9)You are taking a road trip to the beach for Spring Break. You leave at 12:00pm. At 12:10 you stop for lunch 10 miles down the road. You get back on the road and travel 75 more miles and realize that you need to stop for gas. You notice that it is now 1:10pm. At this point in...

*March 30, 2008 by Jon*

**Math**

There is a mathematical relationship between an airplane’s weight x and the runway length required at takeoff. For certain types of airplanes, the minimum runway length L in thousands of feet may be modeled by L(x) = 1.3 ln x, where x is in thousands of pounds. a) Estimate ...

*April 25, 2013 by Tamie*

**physics**

an aeroplane touches down on the landing strip at an airpot.Assume that the speed at which the plane touches down is 100m.s and that the maximum length of the runway is 1000m.calculate the average acceleration that the plane must stop within the length of the runway

*October 23, 2010 by bolt*

**physics**

an aeroplane touches down on the landing strip at an airpot.Assume that the speed at which the plane touches down is 100m.s and that the maximum length of the runway is 1000m.calculate the average acceleration that the plane must stop within the length of the runway

*October 23, 2010 by bolt*

**Science - physics**

a jet airplane lands with a speed of 122 m/s and can accelerate uniformly at a max rate of - 6.2m/s2 as it comes to a rest. can this airplane land in 1.0 km runway

*August 30, 2015 by Tina*

**Physics Urgent!!**

a bungee jumper is falling at a velocity of 2m/s [down] when the bungee cord just starts to stretch. after the cord stretches for 2.5s, the velocity is 11m [down]. assume that the acceleration is at constant. a) what is the acceleration of the jumper? b) what is the total time...

*February 22, 2015 by emily*

**physics**

A Boeing 787 is initially moving down the runway at 3.0 m/s preparing for takeoff. The pilot pulls on the throttle so that the engines give the plane a constant acceleration of 1.7 m/s2. The plane then travels a distance of 1900 m down the runway before lifting off. How long ...

*September 8, 2013 by Karen*

**phsyics**

An airplane has a velocity of 185 miles per hour when it lands, how long must the runway be if the plane decellerates at 2.5 meters per second

*July 5, 2012 by Andrew Moore*

**physics**

An airplane has a velocity of 185 miles per hour when it lands, how long must the runway be if the plane decellerates at 2.5 meters per second

*July 5, 2012 by Andrew Moore*

**Physic**

I am confuse about this one question can some one please help me. The Navy wants a new airplane launcher for their aircraft carriers and you are on the design team. The launcher is effectively a large spring that pushes the plane for the first 3.49 meters of the 24.2-meter ...

*October 13, 2012 by Janki Patel*

**physics -PLS HELP ASAP**

a bungee jumper is falling at a velocity of 2m/s [down] when the bungee cord just starts to stretch. after the cord stretches for 2.5s, the velocity is 11m [down]. assume that the acceleration is at constant. a) what is the acceleration of the jumper? b) what is the total time...

*February 22, 2015 by EMILY*

**Physics**

The ride drops riders from the top of a tall tower and let's them free fall for a short time before bringing them to a stop. For the riders' safety, you must make sure the riders do not experience an acceleration greate than 2g. Assume the riders have a constant acceleration ...

*June 24, 2015 by Rolf*

**Physics**

The deceleration(negative acceleration) of an automobile in a full skid on the dr pavement is a little greater than one half "g" or half the acceleration you would experience in free fall. Suppose you are going down the high way and you suddenly decide you need to stop your ...

*April 18, 2011 by ron*

**Physics**

An airplane pilot tries to fly directly east with a velocity of 800.0 km/h. If wind comes from the southwest at 80.0 km/h, what is the relative velocity of the airplane to the surface of Earth?

*October 27, 2009 by Amber*

**physics**

An airplane reaches a velocity of 71m/s^2 when it takes off. What must its acceleration be if the runway is 1.0km long

*January 17, 2012 by tasha-please help#3*

**science**

1.a modern train traveling at a constant speed around a circular track has a constant velocity true or false 2.which of the following would be affected if a soaring eagle change direction but remained at a constant speed? A.acceleration only B.velocity only C.acceleration and ...

*February 25, 2015 by Hannah*

**science**

A vehicle starts from rest and accelerates with a constant acceleration, covering 200m in 5s. it then continues at a constant velocity for 300m before decelerating with a constant 2m/s^2 deceleration to a stop. what is the maximum speed attained, total time traveled, total ...

*September 9, 2014 by annie*

**Physics**

A car starts from rest and accelerates at a rate of 1 m/s^2 until it reaches a velocity of 7 m/s. It then travels at a constant velocity for the next 15 seconds. The driver then applies the brake, bringing the car to stop. The brakes provide an acceleration of -4 m/s^2. a) ...

*September 14, 2014 by Ulash*

**physics**

An airplane of mass 2800 Kg has just lifted off the runway. It is gaining altitude at a constant 2.3 M/s while the horizontal component of its velocity is increasing at a rate of 0.86 M/s2. Assume g= 9.81 M/s2. (a) Find the direction of the force exerted on the airplane by the...

*September 6, 2011 by John*

**Physics**

An airplane of mass 2800 Kg has just lifted off the runway. It is gaining altitude at a constant 2.3 M/s while the horizontal component of its velocity is increasing at a rate of 0.86 M/s2. Assume g= 9.81 M/s2. (a) Find the direction of the force exerted on the airplane by the...

*September 17, 2011 by John*

**physics**

An airplane of mass 2800 Kg has just lifted off the runway. It is gaining altitude at a constant 2.3 M/s while the horizontal component of its velocity is increasing at a rate of 0.86 M/s2. Assume g= 9.81 M/s2. (a) Find the direction of the force exerted on the airplane by the...

*September 21, 2011 by John*

**PHYSICS**

An airplane is flying straight and level at a speed vo = 150 mph and with a constant time rate of increase of speed v' = 20 ft/s^2, when it starts to climb along a circular path with a radius of curvature p = 2000 ft. The airplane maintains v' constant for about 30s. Determine...

*July 9, 2013 by ROCKY*

**physics....answer this!**

An airplane of mass 2800 Kg has just lifted off the runway. It is gaining altitude at a constant 2.3 M/s while the horizontal component of its velocity is increasing at a rate of 0.86 M/s2. Assume g= 9.81 M/s2. (a) Find the direction of the force exerted on the airplane by the...

*September 14, 2011 by John*

**Challenger institution of technology**

An airplane of mass 2800 Kg has just lifted off the runway. It is gaining altitude at a constant 2.3 M/s while the horizontal component of its velocity is increasing at a rate of 0.86 M/s2. Assume g= 9.81 M/s2. (a) Find the direction of the force exerted on the airplane by the...

*September 5, 2011 by John*

**Physics**

At t=0 a grinding wheel has an angular velocity of 24.0rad/s . It has a constant angular acceleration of 35.0rad/s2 until a circuit breaker trips at time t = 1.90s . From then on, it turns through an angle 436rad as it coasts to a stop at constant angular acceleration. Through...

*October 5, 2014 by JADE*

**math**

The runway of an airfield faces west. An airplane, flying in the direction of north-east at a height of 2km and at a speed of 400km/h, on a path which passes over a point 3km west of the runway end, is spotted sqrt(29)km horizontally(south-western quadrant) from the runway end...

*November 20, 2011 by Jainee*

**Physics**

A small turbo-prop commuter airplane, starting from rest on a Gander airport runway, accelerates for 19.5 s before taking off. Its speed at takeoff is 53.6 m/s (120 mi/hr). Calculate the acceleration of the plane, in g's, assuming it remains constant. (i.e., divide the ...

*September 30, 2013 by CONFUSED PHYSICS STUDENT*

**physics**

An airplane of mass 2800 Kg has just lifted off the runway. It is gaining altitude at a constant 2.3 M/s while the horizontal component of its velocity is increasing at a rate of 0.86 M/s2. Assume g= 9.81 M/s2. (a) Find the direction of the force exerted on the airplane by the...

*September 12, 2011 by John*

**physics**

A jumbo jet needs to reach a speed of 369 km/hr on the runway for takeoff. Assuming a constant acceleration and a runway 1.6 km long, what minimum acceleration from rest is required?

*November 11, 2013 by Dhruv*

**Physics**

An airplane with an airspeed of 50km/h lands on a runway where the wind speed is 30km/h .

*February 21, 2014 by Libna*

**Physics**

A jet plane lands with a velocity of 100 m/s and can accelerate at a maximum rate of -5.0 m/s2 as it come to rest. Can this plane land at an airport where the runway is 0.80 km long?

*August 26, 2012 by Janice*

**Maths,Physics,life science,geography,**

An airplane lands with a velocity of 100 m.s. The maximum rate at which it can slow down is 5,0 m.s 1. What is the minimum time needed to come to rest, starting from when it first touches the ground? 2. Can this plane safely land at a small airport where the landing strip is 0...

*September 2, 2014 by Zikhona*

**physics**

A small turbo-prop commuter airplane, starting from rest on a Tallahassee airport runway, accelerates for 21.0 s before taking off. Its speed at takeoff is 56.0 m/s (125 mi/hr). Calculate the acceleration of the plane, assuming it remains constant. Express your answer in g's...

*January 9, 2011 by Lo*

**physics**

To take off from the ground, an airplane must reach a sufficiently high speed. The velocity required for the takeoff, the takeoff velocity, depends on several factors, including the weight of the aircraft and the wind velocity. Part A: A plane accelerates from rest at a ...

*September 10, 2013 by JD*

**Physics**

A car comes to a stop in 6s from a velicity of 30m/s. what is its acceleration? At the same acceleration, how long would it take the car to come to a stop from a velocity of 40m/s?

*July 3, 2016 by Laarni jhuzel Navidad*

**Physics**

A tortoise and hare start from rest and have a race. As the race begins, both accelerate forward. The hare accelerates uniformly at a rate of 0.8 m/s2 for 4.4 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 13.5 seconds, before getting tired and slowing down with constant ...

*August 27, 2012 by David*

**physics**

You are driving your car along a country road at a speed of 21.5 m/s. As you come over the crest of a hill, you notice a farm tractor 35.7 m ahead of you on the road, moving in the same direction as you at a speed of 10.0 m/s. You immediately slam on your brakes and slow down ...

*September 11, 2016 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A sprinter starts from rest and accelerates for 5s. He then travels at a constant velocity for 10s. Finally he slows down to a stop in 5s. Draw a distance time graph to represent his motion.

*September 17, 2014 by Dan*

**Physics**

A 2.6 kg block slides down a 25° inclined plane with constant acceleration. The block starts from rest at the top. At the bottom, its velocity is 0.80 m/s. The incline is 1.6 m long. (a) What is the acceleration of the block? m/s2 wb=m*g=2.6*9.8=25.48 fp=25.48sin25=10.77n Fn=...

*October 16, 2014 by Miah*

**Physics**

a jetliner traveling northward is landing with a speed of 80 m/s. Once the jet touches down, it has 800 m of runway in which to reduce its speed to 10 m/s. (a) Compute the average acceleration (magnitude and direction) of the plane during landing (take the direction of the ...

*December 8, 2010 by Geri*

**physics**

the takeoff speed for a large airplane is 180 mi/hr(roughly 80m/s0 the plane is capable of accelerating at a rate of 4m/s^2 assume that the plane starts at rest determine the minimum runway length required for this plane to safely take off a smaller airplane requires a takeoff...

*July 26, 2016 by craig*

**Engineering Physics**

A car and a train move together along straight, parallel paths with the same constant cruising speed v(initial). At t=0 the car driver notices a red light ahead and slows down with constant acceleration -a(initial). Just as the car comes to a full stop, the light immediately ...

*September 16, 2009 by Andrew Rozmarynowycz*

**physics**

The problem is: You apply your brakes to stop for a traffic light, and you come to a stop in a distance of 35 meters. How much time did it take you to stop? from previous problems, i know: INITIAL VELOCITY: 15 m/s FINAL VELOCITY: 0 m/s ACCELERATION: -3 m/s^2 (because you're ...

*September 23, 2009 by Olivia*

**physics**

The problem is: You apply your brakes to stop for a traffic light, and you come to a stop in a distance of 35 meters. How much time did it take you to stop? from previous problems, i know: INITIAL VELOCITY: 15 m/s FINAL VELOCITY: 0 m/s ACCELERATION: -3 m/s^2 (because you're ...

*September 23, 2009 by Olivia*

**physics**

A 2.6 kg block slides down a 25° inclined plane with constant acceleration. The block starts from rest at the top. At the bottom, its velocity is 0.75 m/s. The incline is 1.6 m long. (a) What is the acceleration of the block? (b) What is the coefficient of friction?

*February 11, 2014 by Khadija*

**physics really stuck**

A sprinter starts from rest and accelerates for 5s. He then travels at a constant velocity for 10s. Finally he slows down to a stop in 5s. Draw a distance time graph to represent his motion.

*September 17, 2014 by Ruth*

**Physics**

An airplane propeller is 1.1 m in length (from tip to tip) and has a mass of 2.8 kg . When the airplane's engine is first started, it applies a constant torque of 8.1 N⋅m to the propeller, which starts from rest. What is the angular acceleration of the propeller? Treat ...

*March 14, 2016 by Desperate Student*

**physics**

A small plane starts down the runway with acceleration 7.4 .if the force provided by its engine is 1.5×104 , what is the plane's mass?

*June 25, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

An aircraft starts from rest and accelerates at 42.5m/s^2 until it takes off at the end of the runway. How long will it take the aircraft to travel down the 2.6km runway? Answer is 11 seconds

*July 3, 2013 by alex*

**pre cal**

an airplane is flying at an altitude of 2500 feet parallel to the ground, and the ground distance to the start of the airport runway is 7500 feet. What s the plane's angle of depression to the start of the runway? What is the distance between the airplane and the airport runway?

*February 6, 2011 by karina*

**physics**

the required takeoff speed for a large airplane is 180mi/hr(80m/s)the plane is capable of accelerating at a rate of 4m/s^2 assume the plane starts at rest, determine the minimum runway length required for this plane to safely take off, a smaller airplane requires a takeoff ...

*August 1, 2016 by scott*

**Physics**

There's 2. 1) A 1200-kg airplane starts from rest and, with a constant average forward acceleration of magnitude 5.0m/s^2, reaches its take off speed in 9.00 s. The runway is 300 m long. What is the planes takeoff speed? 2) A boy is attempting to swim directly across a river. ...

*September 12, 2010 by Johnny*

**physics**

The figure shows the velocity of a solar-powered car as a function of time. The driver accelerates from a stop sign, cruises for 20 at a constant speed of 60 , and then brakes to come to a stop 40 after leaving the stop sign.

*September 10, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

The figure shows the velocity of a solar-powered car as a function of time. The driver accelerates from a stop sign, cruises for 20 at a constant speed of 60 , and then brakes to come to a stop 40 after leaving the stop sign.

*September 10, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

The cavle on an elevator is what pulls the elevator up, and allows it to come down safely. The mass of the elevator is 1400 kg. If the elevator starts from rest and is pulled upwards with a constant tension of 18 kN, what will its speed be after moving 6m? (Assume no ...

*October 7, 2007 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

The Navy wants a new airplane launcher for their aircraft carriers that is basically a large spring and your job is to determine the necessary spring constant. The launcher pushes the plane for a short distance along a much longer runway. During that same time, the plane's jet...

*March 26, 2013 by Brandon*

**math**

An airplane is 34 ground miles from the end of the runway and 6 miles high when it begins its approach to the airport. To the nearest mile,what is the distance from the airplane to the end of the runway?

*May 1, 2011 by sara*

**physics**

michael starts at x=3 m and travels to the right at a constant 6 m/s for 2 s. he then slows down at a constant rate, coming to rest at 4 s after beginning to slow. A) what is michael's position when t=4 s.? C) What is Michael's velocity when t=4 s? d) What is Michael's ...

*November 14, 2012 by Brianna*

**physics**

suppose an airplane, landing on a runway with an initial speed of 45 m/s, slows down at an acceleration rate of -5m/s/s. What will the speed of the airplaine be one second after landing?

*September 14, 2011 by Debbie*

**science**

A particle starts from the origin with a velocity of 10 m/s and moves with a constant acceleration till the velocity increases to 50 m/s. At that instant the acceleration is suddenly reversed. What will be the velocity of the particle, when it returns to the starting point?

*July 10, 2015 by ASSIGNMENT*

**physics**

A jet plane lands with a speed of 81 m/s and can accelerate at a maximum rate of −5.00 m/s2 as it comes to rest. (a) From the instant the plane touches the runway, what is the minimum time needed before it can come to rest? (b) Can this plane land on a small tropical ...

*January 31, 2016 by jojo*

**physics**

Can an object's velocity change direction when its acceleration is constant? a) No this is not possible because it is always speeding up b) No this is not possible because it is always speeding up or always slowing down, but it can never turn around c) Yes it is possible and ...

*October 15, 2007 by Tammy*

**Physics**

A small, single engine airplane is about to take off. The airplane becomes airborne, when its speed reaches 117.0 km/h. The conditions at the airport are ideal, there is no wind. When the engine is running at its full power, the acceleration of the airplane is 2.40 m/s2. What ...

*September 28, 2014 by Molly*

**physics**

ignoring air resistance, describe how an object would fall to the ground using the words velocity and acceleration for a ball that is thrown straight up: a.) the velocity is __on the way up (increasing, decreasing, constant, zero) b.)the velocity is __at the very top (...

*October 9, 2012 by Anita*

**Physics**

An object starts from rest an under a constant acceleration has traveled a displacement of 30.5 meters when it reaches a certain final velocity. The same object starts from rest, but has an acceleration which is a factor of 3.3 times smaller than the original acceleration. If ...

*September 8, 2014 by Sam*

**Urgent physics help**

1. A runner starts at rest and accelerates uniformly at a rate of 0.85 m/s2 . What is the runner’s velocity after the runner has traveled 6.0 m? A. 2.3 m/s B. 3.2 m/s C. 5.1 m/s D. 10.2 m/s 2. An official drag race in the United States is usually 1/4 mile long, which is 402 ...

*October 19, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A jet plane lands with a speed of 87 m/s and can accelerate at a maximum rate of -5.30 m/s2 as it comes to rest. (a) From the instant the plane touches the runway, what is the minimum time needed before it can come to rest? What is the actual minimum distance needed to stop ...

*September 15, 2011 by ashley*