# An elevator (mass 4125 kg) is to be designed so that the maximum acceleration is 0.0900g. What is the maximum force the motor should exert on the supporting cable?

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**Physics**

When a parachute opens, the air exerts a large drag force on it. This upward force is initially greater than the weight of the sky diver and, thus, slows him down. Suppose the weight of the sky diver is 852 N and the drag force has a magnitude of 1012 N. The mass of the sky ...

**physics**

When a parachute opens, the air exerts a large drag force on it. This upward force is initially greater than the weight of the sky diver and, thus, slows him down. Suppose the weight of the sky diver is 869 N and the drag force has a magnitude of 1096 N. The mass of the ...

**physics**

a 62.0kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. she is tied to a bungee cord whose unstretched length is 12.0 m and falls a total of 31m a) calculate the spring constant k of the bungee cord and b) calculate the maximum acceleration she experiences.

**physics**

a 62.0kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. she is tied to a bungee cord whose unstretched length is 12.0 m and falls a total of 31m a) calculate the spring constant k of the bungee cord and b) calculate the maximum acceleration she experiences.

**Physics**

A 6.2 g bullet is fired into a 2 kg ballistic pendulum. The bullet emerges from the block with a speed of 281 m/s, and the block rises to a maximum height of 15 cm . Find the initial speed of the bullet. The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Answer in units of m/s.

**Fluid Mechanics**

a masonry dam 7m high has a top width of 1.5 metres and bottom width of 5 metres.maximum water level in the dam is 1m below the top of the dam. determine the maximum and minimum pressure intensities at the base when the dam is full. take weight of water as 9.81KN/m3 and weight...

**Physics**

A block of mass m 1 sits at rest on a table over a hole in the table. From below the table, a bullet of mass m 2 is fired vertically upwards into the block. The bullet imbeds itself in the block. The block and bullet rise to a maximum height h. What is the bullet’s initial ...

**precalc**

A projectile is launched from a platform 20 feet high with an initial velocity of 48 feet per second, The height h of the projectile at t seconds after launch is given by h = –16t^2 + 48t + 20 feet. (a) How many seconds after launch does the projectile attain maximum height...

**physics**

Some bacteria are propelled by biological motors that spin hair-like flagella. A typical bacterial motor turning at a constant angular velocity has a radius of 1.70e-8 m, and a tangential speed at the rim of 2.32 e-5 m/s. a) What is the angular speed (the magnitude of the ...

**Physics**

Some bacteria are propelled by motors that spin hair-like flagella. A typical bacterial motor turning at a constant angular velocity has a radius of 1.9x10-8m, and a tangential speed at the rim of 2.5x10-5 m/s. (a) What is the angular speed (the magnitude of the angular ...

**Physics - Quidditch**

A light rope passing over a frictionless pulley connects two objects. One object has a mass of 10kg. The tension in the rope is 90N. Calculate the acceleration and the mass of the second object. Object 1 Fg-Ft = ma 100 - 90 - 10*a 10/10 = a a = 1m/s^2 Object 2 Ft-Fg = ma 90-...

**algebra**

What are the vertex, axis of symmetry, maximum or minimum value, and range of y=-5(x+2)^2-8? please explain to me how you would solve this..I don't really understand. The answer is given.. The vertex is (-2, -8); the axis of symmetry is x= -2; k= -8 is the maximum value; the ...

**physics**

a box with mass 20kg rests on a frictionless ramp with a 15degree slope. a mover pulls up on a rope attached to the box to pull it up the incline. if the rope makes a 40 degree angle with the horizontal, what's the smallest force that the mover will have to exert to move the ...

**Physics**

A tennis ball of mass 0.0609 kg is served. It strikes the ground with a velocity of 52.5 m/s (117 mi/h) at an angle of 22.0° below the horizontal. Just after the bounce it is moving at 50.5 m/s at an angle of 17.7° above the horizontal. If the interaction with the ground ...

**Physics**

A tennis ball of mass 0.0609 kg is served. It strikes the ground with a velocity of 52.5 m/s (117 mi/h) at an angle of 22.0° below the horizontal. Just after the bounce it is moving at 50.5 m/s at an angle of 17.7° above the horizontal. If the interaction with the ground ...

**Physics**

A tennis ball of mass 0.0609 kg is served. It strikes the ground with a velocity of 52.5 m/s (117 mi/h) at an angle of 22.0° below the horizontal. Just after the bounce it is moving at 50.5 m/s at an angle of 17.7° above the horizontal. If the interaction with the ground ...

**physics**

calculate the shortest length of cable which can be used to support a load of 1000N if tension in the cable is not to exceed 710N? Take AC=BC

**Math: Calculus**

Answer the following questions for the function f(x)=sin(x/4)^2 defined on the interval [-12.266371, 2.241593]. Rememer that you can enter pi for as part of your answer. a.)f(x) is concave down on the interval ____. b.) A global minimum for this function occurs at ____. c.) A ...

**problem solving**

A ladder 5 meters long leans against a wall, reaching over the top of a box that is 1 meter on each side. The box is against the wall. What is the maximum height on the wall that the ladder can reach? The side view is: Assume the wall is perpendicular to the floor. Use your ...

**math**

The a hollow cylinder. The internal and external radii are estimated to be 6 cm and 8 cm respectively, to the nearest whole number. The height of the cylinder is exactly 14 cm. (a) Determine the exactly values for internal and external radii which give maximum volume of the ...

**math**

The a hollow cylinder. The internal and external radii are estimated to be 6 cm and 8 cm respectively, to the nearest whole number. The height of the cylinder is exactly 14 cm. (a) Determine the exactly values for internal and external radii which give maximum volume of the ...

**Physics**

A motor outputs power of 500 watts and is used to raise a 5kg mass vertically at constant speed. How long in seconds does it take to raise the mass 15 meters?

**Chem**

A Kilogram was originally defined as the mass of ___________. The kilogram was originally defined as the mass of one litre of pure water at standard atmospheric pressure and at the temperature at which water has its maximum density (3.98 degrees Celsius). This definition was ...

**physics**

A war-wolf, or trebuchet, is a device used during the Middle Ages to throw rocks at castles and now sometimes used to fling pumpkins and pianos. A simple trebuchet is shown in the figure. Model it as a stiff rod of negligible mass 3.00 m long and joining particles of mass 74.0...

**phsyics**

A war-wolf, or trebuchet, is a device used during the Middle Ages to throw rocks at castles and now sometimes used to fling pumpkins and pianos. A simple trebuchet is shown in the figure. Model it as a stiff rod of negligible mass 3.00 m long and joining particles of mass 74.0...

**Calculus applications**

The bending moment (M) along a beam is M = WLx/2 -Wx2/2 kNm where x is the distance of a beam length L from the left hand end. W is the weight per unit length. (a) Shear force is calculated as the differential of bending moment. Find an expression for shear force and determine...

**physics**

A 450 g block is at rest on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the surface is 0.670, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.380. A force of magnitude P pushes the block forward and downward as shown in the figure below. Assume ...

**Physics**

A mass is being pulled forward at a constant velocity of 3 m/s with a force of 15 N. The weight of the mass is 9.0 N. What applied force must be exerted so that the mass will accelerate to 14 m/s in 4.0 seconds. *Another one I don't understand. I even tried converting the ...

**Physics**

An elevator is moving at 1.1 m/s as it approaches its destination floor from below. When the elevator is a distance h from its destination, it accelerates with a = −0.55 m/s2,where the negative sign indicates a downward vertical direction. Find h.

**physics**

A spring (k = 905 N/m) is hanging from the ceiling of an elevator, and a 4.8-kg object is attached to the lower end. By how much does the spring stretch (relative to its unstrained length) when the elevator is accelerating upward at a = 0.74 m/s2?

**physics**

An interstellar ship has a mass of 1.20 X10^6 kg and is initially at rest relative to a star system. a) what constant acceleration is needed to ring the ship up to a speed of .10c (where c is the speed of light, 3.0X10^8 m/s) relative to the star system in 3 days? b) what is ...

**Physics**

Calculate the height through which a crane can lift a load of 4 ton when it's motor of 4 H.P operates for 10 sec. Acceleration due to gravity is 10 m/s2

**Chemistry**

16.7 grams of chlorine gas are allowed to react with with 3.31 grams of water What is the maximum amount of hydrochloric acid that can be formed in grams. What is the maximum amount of hydrochloric acid that can be formed? grams What is the FORMULA for the limiting reagent? ...

**physics**

What upward tension force (in Newtons) would allow a 1240-kg elevator to accelerate downwards (i.e., negative) at a rate of 4.29 m/s/s?

**Calculus**

A piece of wire 40cm long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of a square and the other is bent into the shape of a circle. How should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed is a) a maximum? /b) a minimum? Perimeter of square = x Circumference of ...

**Physics**

A clerk moves a box of cans down an aisle by pulling on a strap attached to the box. The clerk pulls with a force of 174.0 N at an angle of 27.0 degrees with the horizontal. The box has a mass of 39.0 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and floor is 0....

**Physics**

At the beginning of a new school term, a student moves a box of books by attaching a rope to the box and pulling with a force of F = 84.4 N at an angle of 64degrees. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s/s. The box of books has a mass of 14 kg and the coefficient of kinetic ...

**Math-which is correct**

1 euro is worth 1.2 U.S dollars if I budget 150$ per night for a hotel room. What is the maximum number of euros I should spend for a room? My answer is 108 euros as a maximum (with an actual number of 107.425) Correct??? * Math-check my answer - DrBob222, Tuesday, September ...

**pre-calc**

Physics: a ball is thrown vertically upward with an initial velocity of 80 feet per second. the distance (in feet) of the ball from the ground after t seconds if s=80t-16tt^2 a) draw the illustration b) for what time interval is the ball more than 96 feet above the ground? c) ...

**Math**

The parabola, B, represents a shuriken's maximum throwing distance, which was 60 meters of the enemy ninja, A, from a height of 7 meters. Figure out the trait of the enemy ninja that can be observed from the ellipse formed by the shuriken, and figure out the maximum throwing ...

**physics**

A solid block of mass m2 = 1.0 $kg$, at rest on a horizontal frictionless surface, is connected to a relaxed spring (with spring constant k = 260 N/m whose other end is fixed. Another solid block of mass m1 = 2.4 kg and speed v1 = 3.3 m/s collides with the 1.00 kg block. If ...

**physics**

A small sphere of mass m = 7.50 g and charge q1 = 32.0 nC is attached to the end of a string and hangs vertically as shown in the figure. A second charge of equal mass and charge q2 = –58.0 nC is located a distance d = 2.00 cm below the first charge. (a) Find the tension in ...

**math**

The profit in dollars in producing x- items of some commodity is given by the equation P = - 40 x^2 + 1000 x - 5250 . How many items should be produced to maximize the profit? What is the maximum profit?

**Physics**

A student decides to move a box of books into her dormitory room by pulling on a rope attached to the box. She pulls with a force of 130 N at an angle of 30.0° above the horizontal. The box has a mass of 24.0 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between box and floor ...

**basic geometry**

for safety reasons , anyone parasailing behind a boat needs to stay at least 25 feet away from the back of the boat. if you were parasailing using a 250 foot rope , how far from the boat would you be if you were 100 feet high in the air ? round to the nearest tenth. what is ...

**Physics**

A 2010 kg car traveling to the west at 18.5 m/s slows down uniformly under a force of 8880 N to the east. a) How much force would be required to cause the same acceleration on a car of mass 3120 kg? How far would the car move before stop- ping? Answer in units of m

**Physics**

A bullet with the mass of 45 g is fired into an 8.3 kg block of wood resting on a floor against a spring. This ideal spring (k = 76 N/m) has a maximum compression of 28 cm. What was the initial speed of the bullet?

**physics**

The two angled ropes used to support the crate in Figure P5.7 can withstand a maximum tension of 1500 N before they break. What is the largest mass the ropes can support?

**science**

a bicyclist and his bike have a combined mass of 105 kg. He is traveling at 15.0 m/s along the path when he sees a fallen tree 4 m in front of him. In order to stop before hits the tree, find the boy's minimum acceleration and the minimum force that must be applied. Thank You...

**Physics**

An object with a mass of 20.1 kg is hung from two identical springs vertical. The springs both stretch 0.23 meters from equilibrium with the attached mass. One of the those springs is placed on a horizontal surface without friction and the mass of 20.1 kg is held still next to...

**physics**

To move a large crate across a rough floor, you push on it with a force F at an angle of 21°, below the horizontal, as shown in the figure. Find the acceleration of the crate, given that the mass of the crate is m = 38 kg, the applied force is 329 N and the coefficient of ...

**Physics**

In the picture to the right, a ring pulls a box of mass m = 5.0 kg across a level table. The string pulls with a tension F = 25.0 N at an angle θ = 25˚ above the horizontal. A frictional force of 4.0 N also acts on the box. Calculate a. the normal force on the box. b...

**physics**

A test rocket is launched vertically from ground level (y = 0 m), at time t = 0.0 s. The rocket engine provides constant upward acceleration during the burn phase. At the instant of engine burnout, the rocket has risen to 49 m and acquired a velocity of What is the maximum ...

**Calculus**

The hypotenuse of a right triangle has one end at the origin and one end on the curve y=x^(7)e^(-7x) , with x greater than or equal to 0. One of the other two sides is on the x-axis, the other side is parallel to the y-axis. Find the maximum area of such a triangle. Round your...

**Math**

Using h(t)=gt^2+v0t+h0, where g= -16, h0= initial height, v0= initial velocity, and t= time A rocket is fired into the air from the top of a building that is 200 feet tall. The initial velocity of the rocket is 600 feet/sec. If necessary, round answers to the nearest hundredth...

**Physics**

A hang glider and its pilot have a total mass equal to 120 kg. While executing a 360 degree turn, the glider moves in a circle with an 8-m radius. The gliders mass is 10 m/s. a) what is the net force on the hang glider? b) What is the acceleration?

**Physics**

A hang glider and its pilot have a total mass equal to 120 kg. While executing a 360 degree turn, the glider moves in a circle with an 8-m radius. The gliders mass is 10 m/s. a) what is the net force on the hang glider? b) What is the acceleration?

**physics**

A baseball pitcher throws a ball with a maximum speed of 150. km/h. If the ball is thrown horizontally, how far does it fall vertically by the time it reaches the catcher's glove 20. m away? Give your answer numerically in meters using decimal notation (omit the units). Use ...

**MATH**

You are asked to calculate the weight that a hotel elevator can safely carry. You should expect your answer to be

**Business Mathematics**

A local travel agent is organizing a charter ride to a well known resort. The agent has quoted a price of $30 per person if 100 or fewer sign up for the ride. For every person over the 100, the price of the ticket for all will decrease by $2.50. For instance, if 101 people ...

**English**

1. In conducting a personal interview, setting limits on what will be covered should occur: A. at the beginning of the interview. B. in the middle of the interview. C. at the end of the interview. D. during the strategy stage. i'm confused between A & D 2. For Thomas to ...

**physics**

Calculate the maximum acc. of a car that is heading up a 4 degree slope. Assume that only half the weight of the car is supported by the two drive wheels and the static coefficient friction is involved- the tires can not slip during the acceleration a) on dry concrete, us=10 ...

**physics**

Chapter 02, Problem 62 A model rocket blasts off from the ground, rising straight upward with a constant acceleration that has a magnitude of 90.3 m/s2 for 1.75 seconds, at which point its fuel abruptly runs out. Air resistance has no effect on its flight. What maximum ...

**physics**

A train consists of 40 freight cars, each having a mass of 2.71 × 105 kg. If the engine (which has twice the mass of a freight car) exerts a net force of +1.12 × 105 N, what will be the acceleration of this train?

**Weight Is Force! Science**

A space ship has a mass of 9000kg. the space ship is launched from Earth and lands on a distant planet where it has a mass of 390000 N. What is the acceleration of the gravity on this planet?

**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...

**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...

**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...

**physics**

mass of passenger is 90 kg and mass of scale is 40 kg what is scale reading inside an elevator moving at 7.8 m/s2 upward? does the mass of the scale affect the scale reading ?

**Physics**

A car of mass 1000kg is travelling along a straight flat road at a constant speed of 30.0ms^-1. It then accelerates with constant acceleration of 3.00ms^-2 for 10.0s, after which it continues to travels at a constant speed. Determine: (a) The final speed of the car (b) The ...

**Physics**

An astronaut is taking a space walk near the shuttle when her safety tether breaks. What should the astronaut do to get back to the shuttle? Answer: Take a tool from her tool belt and throw it away from the shuttle. Next Question:Assuming that the astronaut can throw any tool ...

**Physics**

If a dog chases its tail in a perfect circle of radius r at constant speed v, which of the following is true? A. The dog's acceleration is zero. B. The dog's velocity is constant. C. The sum of the forces, F , acting on the dog is zero. D. The time it takes the dog to make one...

**Physics**

A cup of coffee is sitting in an airplane flying at constant speed and altitude. Mu between cup and table is .36. The plane accelerates, maintaining constant altitude. What is the maximum acceleration that the plan can have without the cup sliding backwards?

**Physics**

In a 100 m race, Maggie and Judy cross the finish line in a dead heat, both taking 10.6 s. Accelerating uniformly, Maggie took 2.20 s and Judy 2.90 s to attain maximum speed, which they maintained for the rest of the race. What was Maggie's acceleration?

**physics**

two dogs play tug of war with a rope toy that has a mass of 0.50 kg. if one dog pulls on the toy with a force of 140.0 N, and the other dog pulls in the opposite direction with a force of 138.0 N, what is the horizontal acceleration of the toy?

**physics**

21.At the airport, a person pushes a luggage cart with an applied force of 150 N [forward]. Assuming the cart and luggage have a total mass of 46.0 kg and the force of friction is 95.0 N [backward], the magnitude of the acceleration of the luggage is _____ m/s2.

**physics**

3- An electric motor can accelerate a Ferris wheel of moment of inertia (I =20 000 kg.m2) from rest to (10.0 rev/min) in (12.0 s). When the motor is turned off, friction causes the wheel to slow down from (10.0 to 8.00 rev/min) in (10.0 s). Determine (a) the torque generated ...

**precalculus**

Determine the maximum and minimum number of turning points for the function h(x) = -2x^4 - 8x^3 + 5x -6. Maximum:3 Minimum:1 Is this a valid reason: A quartic polynomial function has a 3 Turning points. The turning point is always 1 less than the degree. For example degree 4=3...

**Math**

Determine the maximum and minimum number of turning points for the function h(x) = -2x^4 - 8x^3 + 5x -6. Maximum:3 Minimum:1 Is this a valid reason: A quartic polynomial function has a 3 Turning points. The turning point is always 1 less than the degree. For example degree 4=3...

**PHYSICS**

A 200g block slides back and forth on a frictionless surface between two springs, as shown. The left-hand spring has k = 130 N/m and its maximum compression is 16cm. The right-hand spring has k = 280 N/m. Find (a) the maximum compression of the right-hand spring and (b) the ...

**math**

If a projectile is launched from a platform 30 feet high with an initial velocity of 128 feet per second, then the height of the projectile at t seconds is given by s(t) = –16t2 + 128t + 30 feet. (a) At what time does the projectile attain its maximum height? Show some work...

**Physics**

A 10 m platform diver during his diving can increase his rotation rate from an initial rate of 0.8 rev/s to a maximum of 3.3 rev/s. If his initial moment of inertia was 10 kg·m2, what is his moment of inertia at his maximum rotation rate?

**physics**

An engine moves a boat through the water at a constant speed of 16 m/s. The engine must exert a force of 7.0 103 N to balance the force that water exerts against the hull. What power does the engine develop? answer:___ kW

**how to sketch a graph of..**

Local minimum and local maximum imply that the function approaches negative and positive infinite at opposite sides of the graph. Local minimum (1,1) and local maximum (3,3) means the slope of the function is 0 at these points. Thank you so much. So 1)when the local minima is...

**Physics**

I don't necessarily need an answer here... just a step in the right direction. If you drive into a wall at 5 m/sec, rebound at 1 m/sec, and make contact with the wall for .15 sec, with what force did the wall exert on the car? (mass = 220 kg) I can't really put my finger on it...

**Science**

What is the magnitude of the charge on two identical spheres that exert a force of 0.300 N when 75.0 apart?

**physics**

How much force does an 60 kg astronaut exert on his chair while accelerating straight up at 8m/s squared?

**physics**

How much force does an 60 kg astronaut exert on his chair while accelerating straight up at 8m/s squared?

**physics**

if you exert a force of 500N to walk 4M up a flight of stairs in 4S , how much power do you use?

**physics**

how much torque do you exert if you push perpendicularly on a door with a force of 30 N at a distance of 0.85 m from its hinges

**physics**

what force must the woman in Figure 3.38 exert on the floor with her hands in order to do a pushup?

**math**

A plane flying a its maximum speed can go 200 miles per hour with a tailwind and 160 miles per hour into a head wind. a) What is the wind speed? b) What would the maximum speed of the plane be if there was no wind?

**physics**

A tennis ball of mass 0.057 kg is served. It strikes the ground with a velocity of 54 m/s (120 mph) at an angle of 21° below the horizontal. Just after the bounce it is moving at 51 m/s at an angle of 19° above the horizontal. If the interaction with the ground lasts 0.064 s...

**physics**

A constant force is exerted for a short time interval on a cart that is initially at rest on an air track. This force gives the cart a certain final speed. Suppose we repeat the experiment but, instead of starting from rest, the cart is already moving with constant speed in ...

**Physics**

Suppose your car was mired deeply in the mud and you wanted to use the method illustrated in the figure to pull it out. (a) What force in newtons would you have to exert perpendicular to the center of a rope to produce a force of 10,000 N on the car if the angle is 1.80°? ...

**college physics 1**

As part of a fundraiser, the Chancellor has agreed to bungee jump from a crane 45 m above a pool filled with Jello. The plan is for the bungee cord to stop the Chancellor just before his head enters the Jello. Your task is to select a bungee cord that will safely stop the ...

**maths,science, physics**

A block of mass 50kg was left to slide down a ramp elevated at an angle of 45 decrease as shown in the diagram below (assume g=9.8 ms^-2). I . Calculate the net force causing the block to slide down the ramp (assume no friction) II. Calculate the net force causing the block to...

**Physics**

A 400.0 KG mass experiences a horizontal push force of +720N And friction force of 320N A) assuming the mass is initially moving at 5.0 m/s far will it travel in 6.0 s? B) how much work does the 720.0 newton force do over the distance determine in part a? C) calculate the ...

**Math(Please help)**

Projectile motion: Let's suppose you throw a ball straight up with an initial speed of 50 feet per second from a height of feet. a) Find the equation that describes the motion as a function of time. My answer was x = 0 and y=-16t^2+50t+6 b) How long is the ball in the air? ...

**Physics help**

A car travels in a circle whose radius is 31 m, with a speed of 19 m/s. (1) What is the magnitude of the car's acceleration? _____ m/s2 (2) What is the nature (origin) of the horizontal force on the car? (What is exerting the force?) The force causing the car to turn is: ...