# 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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**science**

The earth exerts a force of 2200N on an orbiting communications satellite that is 35mi above the earth..What is the magnitude of the force the satellite will exert on the earth??

**Algebra II**

The question simply states-solve. -x^4+200=102x^2 I rearranged the equation so that I have x^-102x^2+200=0 Since I cannot factor this my solution is x= -51 =/-2 square root of 2801 divided by 2. Is this correct. Also a second problem that I do not know how to work is this: The...

**Physics**

A sled is pulled with a horizontal force of 17 N along a level trail, and the acceleration is found to be 0.40 m/s2. An extra mass m = 4.4 kg is placed on the sled. If the same force is just barely able to keep the sled moving, what is the coefficient of kinetic friction ...

**physics**

a force of 200 N is exerted at an angle 30 degrees with respect to the horizontal on an object whose mass is 30kg. the coefficient of friction between the object and the surface is the 0.2.(a)what is the frictional force?(B) what is the acceleration of the object?(c) if the ...

**Physics**

Suppose you have a perfectly spherical water tank with an inside diameter of 8.6 metres. If the drain at the bottom of the tank can't handle a hydrostatic pressure of more than 50 kilopascals, what is the maximum volume of water, in litres, that can be contained in the tank? ...

**Physics**

Suppose you have a perfectly spherical water tank with an inside diameter of 8.6 metres. If the drain at the bottom of the tank can't handle a hydrostatic pressure of more than 50 kilopascals, what is the maximum volume of water, in litres, that can be contained in the tank? ...

**math helpppp!**

can someone please help me set up inequalities based on the info below?: jayanta is working to raise money for the homeless by sending information letters and making follow-up calls to local labor organizations and church gorups. She discovered that each church group requires ...

**physics**

a .3kg mass moving on a horizontal, smooth incline has a speed of 5m/s and hits a spring with spring constant 3.0N/m. What is the maximum amount that the spring is compressed? I did Ei=PE + KE = Ef= PE =1/2mv(i)^2 + mgH = 1/2 k (y2-y1) =(1/2)(.3)^2 + (.3)(9.8)H=(1/2)3(y2-y1) ...

**College Chemistry**

C6H6(l) + Cl2(g) --> C6Cl6(s) + HCl(g) Consider the unbalanced equation above. What is the maximum mass of each of the products that can be formed when 72.5 g of C6H6 and 49.0 g Cl2 react?

**Physics**

A flea is able to jump straight up about 0.49 m. It has been said that if a flea were as big as a human, it would be able to jump over a 100 story building! When an animal jumps, it converts work done in contracting muscles into gravitational potential energy (with some steps ...

**physics**

The force on a wire is a maximum of 6.00\times 10^{ - 2} {\rm{N}} when placed between the pole faces of a magnet. The current flows horizontally to the right and the magnetic field is vertical. The wire is observed to "jump" toward the observer when the current is turned on.

**Calculus**

For any constant c, define the function f_c(x)= x^3+2x^2+cx. (a) Graph y = f_c(x) for these values of the parameter c: c = -1, 0, 1, 2, 3, 4. What are the similarities and differences among the graphs, and how do the graphs change as the parameter increases? (b) For what ...

**Calculus**

For any constant c, define the function f_c(x)= x^3+2x^2+cx. (a) Graph y = f_c(x) for these values of the parameter c: c = -1, 0, 1, 2, 3, 4. What are the similarities and differences among the graphs, and how do the graphs change as the parameter increases? (b) For what ...

**Math**

The total cost of producting x radio sets per day is (1/4x^2 + 35x + 25) dollars. The price per set at which they may be sold is ( 50 -1/2x) dollars. What should be the daily output be to obtain the maximum profit? Help!!!

**physics**

A couple of astronauts agree to rendezvous in space after hours. Their plan is to let gravity bring them together. She has a mass of 66.0 kg and he a mass of 72.0 kg, and they start from rest 25.0 m apart. 1)Find his initial acceleration. 2)Find her initial acceleration. 3)If ...

**physics**

A 10kilow walts electric motor is used to raise a 400kg load of bricks to a height of 60meters.The efficiency of the motor 80%.what is the input energy?

**science**

If a hook exerts a force of .001N on the ceiling, how much force does the ceiling exert on the hook?

**physics**

A 5 kg magnet exerts a constant force of 3 N on a 0.25 kg magnet. What force will the smaller magnet exert on the larger magnet?

**physics**

A 5 kg magnet exerts a constant force of 3 N on a 0.25 kg magnet. What force will the smaller magnet exert on the larger magnet?

**physics**

A 5 kg magnet exerts a constant force of 3 N on a 0.25 kg magnet. What force will the smaller magnet exert on the larger magnet?

**physics**

A 5 kg magnet exerts a constant force of 3 N on a 0.25 kg magnet. What force will the smaller magnet exert on the larger magnet?

**additional science: physics**

Hello i have 2 questions in total. 1) The meteor enters the Earth’s atmosphere with an acceleration of approximately 9.7 m/s2 and with a force acting on it of 1.94 N. What is the mass of the meteor? Show your calculations. 2) Compare this value of the acceleration due to ...

**physics**

A 1680- kg rocket is launched with a velocity v0 = 55 m/s against a strong wind. The wind exerts a constant horizontal force Fwind = 15600 N on the rocket. At what launch angle will the rocket achieve its maximum range?

**physics**

A 0.230-kg block along a horizontal track has a speed of 1.70 m/s immediately before colliding with a light spring of force constant 48.0 N/m located at the end of the track. What is the spring's maximum compression if the track is frictionless?

**physics**

A 0.290-kg block along a horizontal track has a speed of 1.30 m/s immediately before colliding with a light spring of force constant 53.4 N/m located at the end of the track. (a) What is the spring's maximum compression if the track is frictionless? m

**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 905 N and the drag force has a magnitude of 1005 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 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 projectile of mass 0.528 kg is shot from a cannon, at height 6.7 m, as shown in the figure, with an initial velocity vi having a horizontal component of 7 m/s. The projectile rises to a maximum height of 3.8 m above the end of the cannon’s barrel and strikes the ground a ...

**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.

**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-...

**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 ...

**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 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 ...

**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**

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**

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

**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 ...

**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**

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**

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**

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?

**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...

**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 ...

**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 ...

**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 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?

**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 ...

**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

**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 ...

**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? ...

**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 ...

**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 ...

**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 ...

**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) ...

**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**

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

**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 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 ...

**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...

**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**

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...

**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 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 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?

**MATH**

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

**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 ...

**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 ...

**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 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**

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 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**

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 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 ...

**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**

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**

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**

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?