Friday

October 9, 2015
Number of results: 70,038

**Physics**

Someone attaches a 27 kg bale of hay to one end of a rope passing over a frictionless pulley connected to a beam in a hay barn. Someone else pull down on the opposite en of the rope with a force of 397 N. Ignoring the mass of the rope, what will be the magnitude and directionf...
*January 20, 2011 by ash*

**Physics**

In this problem, your task is to analyze a lead balloon. The balloon in question is a hollow sphere of diameter of 20.0 m, constructed from a lead foil 0.25 mm thick and filled with helium gas. Below the balloon, a passenger basket is suspended. The mass of the passenger ...
*June 15, 2012 by Rob*

**physics**

You are planning to build a log cabin in northern Minnesota. You will pull the logs up a long, smooth hill to the building site by means of a rope attached to a winch. You need to buy a rope for this purpose, so you need to know how strong the rope must be. Stronger ropes cost...
*September 27, 2012 by nate*

**Physics **

An electron is accelerated through 2300 V from rest and then enters a uniform 1.90 T magnetic field. (a) What is the maximum value of the magnetic force this charge can experience? (b) What is the minimum value this charge can experience?
*March 30, 2013 by Tamara *

**math/finance**

Assume that you are considering the purchase of a 30-year, noncallable bond with an annual coupon rate of 8.5%. The bond has a face value of $1,000, and it makes semiannual interest payments. If you require an 7.4% yield to maturity on this investment, what is the maximum ...
*September 22, 2012 by eric*

**physics**

A long uniform rod of length 4.76 m and mass 5.48 kg is pivoted about a horizontal, frictionless pin through one end. The rod is released from rest in a vertical position as in the figure. (A) At the instant the rod is horizontal, find its angular speed. The acceleration of ...
*October 31, 2008 by Molly86*

**physics**

A long uniform rod of length 4.76 m and mass 5.48 kg is pivoted about a horizontal, frictionless pin through one end. The rod is released from rest in a vertical position as in the figure. (A) At the instant the rod is horizontal, find its angular speed. The acceleration of ...
*November 2, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Physics **

A 5 kg block is hanging from the top of an elevator if the elevator is accelerating upward at a rate of 3m/s/s, what is the tension in the rope that the block is hanging from?
*November 24, 2013 by Karen *

**Grade 10 Math**

The Brooklyn Bridge in New York City is a suspension bridge that crosses the East River and connects Brooklyn to the island of Manhattan. If the origin is placed at the top of one of the cable suport towers, as shown, the shape of a cable that supports the main span can be ...
*February 3, 2013 by Vanessa*

**Math**

Wile E. Coyote catapults himself off of a 500 ft. cliff with an initial velocity of 20 ft/sec. His height t seconds after catapulting is given by the function h(t) = −16t2 + 20t + 500 . (Note the y-intercept of (0, 500). a. Find his maximum height (Hint: he reaches ...
*September 12, 2014 by Irina*

**Calculus**

27 ft of wire is to be used to form an isosceles right triangle and a circle. Determine how much of the wire should be used for the circle if the total area enclosed is to be a maximum? I can only find the minimum because the parabola is opening upward
*November 11, 2013 by H*

**Physics**

An experimenter finds that no photoelectrons are emitted from tungsten unless the wavelength of light is less than 270nm. Her experiment will require photoelectrons of maximum kinetic energy 2.0eV. what frequency of light should be used to illuminate the tungsten?
*September 23, 2014 by Paul*

**Physics**

At a point P, the electric field is 78 N/C at 51° counter-clockwise from the positive x axis. A particle of mass 4.7 kg and charge -0.11 C is located at P. Find: 1.the magnitude of the force on the particle 2.the direction of the force on the particle: degrees counter-...
*September 14, 2014 by RW*

**Physics helppp**

Figure 5-53 shows a man sitting in a bosun's chair that dangles from a massless, frictionless pulley and back down to the mans's hand. The combined mass of man and chair is 94 kg. Fig. 5-53 With what force magnitude must the man pull on the rope if he is to rise (a) with a ...
*July 14, 2010 by Sam*

**physics**

thus far in the course we have ignored that on the earths surface an object must have a slightly unbalanced force to rotate with the earth, pretending that the normal force precisely balances the objects weight. A student with a mass of 65.0kg stands at the equator. The radius...
*May 14, 2013 by marie*

**Physics**

Friction provides the force needed for a car to travel around a flat, circular race track. What is the maximum speed at which a car can safely travel if the radius of the track is 77.0 m and the coefficient of friction is 0.36?
*February 2, 2010 by Sasha*

**Physics**

Friction provides the force needed for a car to travel around a flat, circular race track. What is the maximum speed at which a car can safely travel if the radius of the track is 85.0 m and the coefficient of friction is 0.38?
*October 6, 2010 by Preston*

**Physics**

Friction provides the force needed for a car to travel around a flat, circular race track. What is the maximum speed at which a car can safely travel if the radius of the track is 80.0 m and the coefficient of friction is 0.38?
*February 3, 2011 by Kristen*

**physics**

Friction provides the force needed for a car to travel around a flat, circular race track. What is the maximum speed at which a car can safely travel if the radius of the track is 82.0 m and the coefficient of friction is 0.39?
*January 16, 2012 by bob*

**physics**

Friction provides the force needed for a car to travel around a flat, circular race track. What is the maximum speed at which a car can safely travel if the radius of the track is 80.0 m and the coefficient of friction is 0.43?
*April 8, 2015 by johnny*

**physics**

In the below case, in dynamics, how do i solve this pulley problem using newtons laws? here is the drawing picasaweb,google,co,uk/devanlevin/Album/photo#5219794055569750146 what is the acceleration of each of the bodies? the hanging body has a mass of 2kg the lying body has a ...
*July 6, 2008 by devan*

**PHYSICS**

Using the motor principle explain why a motor is rotating in the direction indicated. I seriuosly have no idea, please help explain this theory to me.
*February 6, 2010 by Sarah*

**physics**

if I weigh 177 lb on a stationary scale and stand on that same scale inside an elevator going up at an acceleration of 12 ft/s^2 what will the ending scale reading be?
*February 24, 2014 by jake*

**Physical Science**

an object with a mass of 50kg is hurled at an acceleration rate of 30 m/s2. How much force was applied to the object?
*December 11, 2012 by Casey*

**science**

An automobile is pulled by a horizontal tow line, with a force of 900 N. If its acceleration is 1.0 m/s2, calculate the mass of the automobile.
*January 30, 2013 by tash*

**Physics**

Two electrons exert a force of repulsion of 0.96 N on each other. How far apart are they? The elemental charge is 1.602 × 10 −19 C .
*February 17, 2012 by Jenny*

**physical**

the ability to exert muscle force quickly is known as 1) agility 2) power 3) recation time 4) speed I need help! Plz anyone!
*December 18, 2013 by someone*

**conceptual physics**

The linear momentum of a body can be calculated by multiplying its mass by the Question 1 options: time during which the mass moves. distance the mass moves. acceleration of the mass. velocity of the mass. Save
*February 10, 2013 by nicole pierre*

**Physics**

Air molecules create an upward force that impacts the free fall of objects on the surface of the Earth, differing form the way an object would fall in vacuum. Question: What kind of objects should be used for experimentation if we want to limit the impact on our experimental ...
*September 16, 2012 by Joan*

**chemistry**

At 50 fahrenheit the maximum amount of water vapor in air is 9g/m3 if the relative humidity is 40% what is the mass of water vapor in 1m3 of air
*March 6, 2012 by jrobinson47*

**physics**

Two curves on a highway have the same radii. However, one is unbanked and the other is banked at an angle θ. A car can safely travel along the unbanked curve at a maximum speed v0 under conditions when the coefficient of static friction between the tires and the road is...
*February 28, 2013 by Dee*

**Physics**

Two curves on a highway have the same radii. However, one is unbanked and the other is banked at an angle θ. A car can safely travel along the unbanked curve at a maximum speed v0 under conditions when the coefficient of static friction between the tires and the road is...
*March 4, 2013 by Dee*

**Physics Help, Please! **

When a car goes around a curve (without skidding), on a level road, Select one: a. no friction force is needed because the car simply follows the road. b. the friction force of the road on the car increases when the car’s speed decreases. c. the friction force of the road on ...
*November 4, 2012 by Michael *

**Physics**

Standing on the surface of a small spherical moon whose radius is 6.30 104 m and whose mass is 8.00 1018 kg, an astronaut throws a rock of mass 2.02 kg straight upward with an initial speed 42.2 m/s. (This moon is too small to have an atmosphere.) What maximum height above the...
*June 28, 2012 by James*

**physics**

The red box has a mass of 20.1 kg and the blue box has a mass of 14.5 kg and the force is 290 N. To the nearest tenth of a m/s2 what is the acceleration of the combination? The diagram looks like this: F --> [Red Box][Blue Box] On a straight plane, not on an incline.
*November 2, 2014 by Tiff*

**math**

Billy Jeans' profit is given by the equation y=2.7-.0000015(x-2550)^2, where x represents the number of units manufactured and y represents the profit given in millions of dollars. What is the maximum possible profit? a) 2.55 billion dollars b) -7.1 million dollars c) 9.8 ...
*January 21, 2007 by joe*

**economics**

a firm is planning to manufacture a new product. the sales department estimates the quanity that can be sold depends on the selling price. as the selling price is increased, the quantity that can be sold decreases. they estimate: P=$35-0.02Q where P=selling price/unit and Q=...
*April 6, 2009 by jen*

**economics**

a firm is planning to manufacture a new product. the sales department estimates the quanity that can be sold depends on the selling price. as the selling price is increased, the quantity that can be sold decreases. they estimate: P=$35-0.02Q where P=selling price/unit and Q=...
*April 7, 2009 by jen*

**chemistry**

1 the mass of one mole of electron is ...... mg. 2 copper(I) ions contains .......... electrons in its 3rd orbitals 3 if both K and L shells of an atom are full,what is the total number of electrons contained in them? 4 what is maximum number of electrons which can be ...
*May 4, 2012 by pooja*

**Physics**

An object with mass 8.2 kg is attached to a spring with spring stiffness constant 370 N/m and is executing simple harmonic motion. When the object is 0.16 m from its equilibrium position, it is moving with a speed of 0.31 m/s. Calculate the maximum velocity attained by the ...
*March 5, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Consider the skateboarder in the figure below. If she has a mass of 57 kg, an initial velocity of 21 m/s, and a velocity of 10 m/s at the top of the ramp, what is the work done by friction on the skateboarder? Ignore the kinetic energy of the skateboard's wheels. The ...
*October 17, 2014 by Chrissy*

**physics**

The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between a 50 kg box and a horizontal surface are 0.64 and 0.17, respectively. (a) What is the acceleration of the object if a 335 N horizontal force is applied to the box? m/s2 (b) What is the acceleration if the applied force is...
*December 18, 2012 by Josh*

**physics**

The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between a 43 kg box and a horizontal surface are 0.72 and 0.20, respectively. (a) What is the acceleration of the object if a 135 N horizontal force is applied to the box? (b) What is the acceleration if the applied force is 480 N
*February 23, 2015 by Bri*

**Physics**

Could someone try helping me solve those 2 questions or write me a formula with equaion what to do , thanks for every bit of help A 600kg elevator accelerates upward from rest for 10 seconds through 40.0meters. Find the cable tension a) 5130 N b) 5400 N c) 6360 N d) 6630 N A ...
*January 27, 2010 by needhelp*

**Rational Expressions Algebra**

Electronics The electrical resistance (r) of a cable varies directly (y=kx) as its length (l) and inversely (y= k/x) as the square of its diaeter (d). If a cable 16,000 ft long and 1/4 in. in diameter has a resistance of 3.2 ohms, what is the resistance of a cable that is ...
*July 21, 2007 by Tammy*

**physics**

A 790kg boulder is raised from a quarry 188m deep by a long uniform chain having a mass of 600kg . This chain is of uniform strength, but at any point it can support a maximum tension no greater than 3.00 times its weight without breaking.
*February 8, 2012 by Andrew*

**Physics**

A block of mass m = 3 kg is attached to a spring (k = 28 N/m) by a rope that hangs over a pulley of mass M = 7 kg and radius R = 6 cm, as shown in the figure. Treating the pulley as a solid homogeneous disk, neglecting friction at the axle of the pulley, and assuming the ...
*March 27, 2012 by Angelina*

**mastering physics**

Find an expression for , the tension in cable 1, that does not depend on . Express your answer in terms of some or all of the variables , , and , as well as the magnitude of the acceleration due to gravity .
*March 31, 2011 by Anonymous*

**mastering physics**

Find an expression for , the tension in cable 1, that does not depend on . Express your answer in terms of some or all of the variables , , and , as well as the magnitude of the acceleration due to gravity .
*March 31, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Consider the 671 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had ten- sion T2 and makes an angle of 47 with the ceiling. The right-hand cable had tension T1 and makes an angle of 43 with the ceiling. a) What is the tension in the cable labeled T1 slanted at ...
*December 3, 2011 by laura*

**physics**

Consider the 671 N weight held by two cables shown below. The left-hand cable had ten- sion T2 and makes an angle of 47 with the ceiling. The right-hand cable had tension T1 and makes an angle of 43 with the ceiling. a) What is the tension in the cable labeled T1 slanted at ...
*December 3, 2011 by laura*

**physics.**

Multiple-Concept Example 3 provides some pertinent background for this problem. Suppose a single electron orbits about a nucleus containing two protons (+2e), as would be the case for a helium atom from which one of the naturally occuring electrons is removed. The radius of ...
*February 11, 2009 by Jordan*

**Physics**

Multiple-Concept Example 3 provides some pertinent background for this problem. Suppose a single electron orbits about a nucleus containing two protons (+2e), as would be the case for a helium atom from which one of the naturally occuring electrons is removed. The radius of ...
*February 11, 2009 by Sarah*

**Physics**

A 18 g bullet is fired into the bob of a ballistic pendulum of mass 1.4 kg. When the bob is at its maximum height, the strings make an angle of 60° with the vertical. The length of the pendulum is 2.3 m. Find the speed of the bullet.
*November 9, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 14 g bullet is fired into the bob of a ballistic pendulum of mass 1.6 kg. When the bob is at its maximum height, the strings make an angle of 60° with the vertical. The length of the pendulum is 2.3 m. Find the speed of the bullet. ?m/s
*July 20, 2015 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

A projectile is launched from a platform 20 feet high with an initial velocity of 72 feet per second, The height h of the projectile at t seconds after launch is given by h = –16t2 + 72t + 20 feet. (a) How many seconds after launch does the projectile attain maximum height? ...
*March 10, 2012 by Brian*

**physics ! HELP !**

A 65 kg bungee jumper leaps from a bridge. She is tied to a bungee cord that is 11m long when unstretched, and falls a total of 30m . Part a) Calculate the spring constant of the bungee cord assuming Hooke's law applies. part b)Calculate the maximum acceleration she experiences.
*May 23, 2012 by emmie*

**physics**

Two teams of nine members each engage in a tug of war. The first team's members have average masses of 64 kg and exert average forces of 1350 N horizontally. The second team's members have average masses of 69 kg and exert average forces of 1371 N horizontally. (a) What is the...
*February 12, 2014 by Kayla*

**Chemistry**

In chemistry, we did a lab in which we had a certain mass of copper, performed multiple experiments on the copper, and at the end, extracted the copper from a solution and weighed it. The goal was that the mass of the final copper should be the same as the mass of the initial ...
*October 5, 2014 by melbell*

**PHYSICS**

QUIZ 1 AND 2, PROBLEM 3 A block of mass M is pulled with a rope that exerts a force of a magnitude F, causing it to slide over horizontal ground with kinetic coefficient of friction μ (use "mu" when you input your answer). The force is applied at angle θ (use "theta...
*June 29, 2013 by XYZ*

**Physics**

Two teams of nine members each engage in a tug of war. The first team's members have average masses of 67 kg and exert average forces of 1350 N horizontally. The second team's members have average masses of 72 kg and exert average forces of 1361 N horizontally. (a) What is the...
*June 14, 2014 by Michelle*

**Physics**

A heavy concrete panel is being lifted into position in a building by means of a crane (see figure below). The tension of 2.52 104 N in the supporting cable produces a torque with respect to point O. (Let L = 41.0 m.) (a) Does this torque tend to rotate the panel clockwise or ...
*July 25, 2012 by Velma*

**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*

**Physics**

John has used a solar simulator setup to measure the relation between the voltage and the current of a small photovoltaic module (40 cm long and 40 cm wide). The measurement setup maintains the standard measurement conditions: the temperature is controlled to 25oC, the ...
*October 4, 2015 by Prasad*

**Calculus. please helppp!!**

1) Two cars travel in the same direction along a straight road. The figure below shows the velocity, V, of each car at time t. Car B starts 3 hours after car A and car B reaches a maximum velocity of 40 km/hr. a. For approximately how long does each car travel? Car A: ...
*March 13, 2012 by JJ*

**phy**

1 What is the gravitational field strength at a height h above the surface of the Earth? R is the radius of the earth gR2(R+h)2 gR(R+h) Rg(R−h) R2g(R−h)2 2 The instrument used for experimental determination of the value of the universal gravitational constant G is ...
*January 28, 2013 by christ*

**physics**

1 What is the gravitational field strength at a height h above the surface of the Earth? R is the radius of the earth gR2(R+h)2 gR(R+h) Rg(R−h) R2g(R−h)2 2 The instrument used for experimental determination of the value of the universal gravitational constant G is ...
*February 12, 2014 by nandeve*

**Physics**

A 4610 kg helicopter accelerated upwards at 2 m/s^2. What lift force is exerted by the air on the propellers? I was given this reply: The air force on the prop blades is what accelerates the helicopter upward. Use good old Newton's second law: F = M a Concern: When I mulplied ...
*December 15, 2007 by Einstein*

**Physics**

A rock of mass 0.086 kg is thrown upward with an initial speed of 13 m/s. Find the work done by gravity on the rock from the time it leaves the thrower's hand until it reaches the highest point on its trajectory. Hint: You do not have to calculate the rock's maximum height.
*July 11, 2012 by Sierra*

**Physics**

A block of mass 3 kg is at rest on an incline. The coefficient of state friction between the block and incline is 0.34. What is the maximum angle of the incline such that the block will not slide down the plane?
*February 17, 2013 by Amy*

**Physics**

You toss a tennis ball straight upward. At the moment it leaves your hand it is at a height of 1.5 m above the ground, and it is moving at a speed of 8.0 m/s. (a) How much time does it take for the tennis ball to reach its maximum height? (b) What is the maximum height above ...
*September 6, 2014 by John*

**PHYSICS**

Particles 1 and 2, each of mass m, are attached to the ends of a rigid massless rod of length L1 + L2, with L1 = 19 cm and L2 = 75 cm. The rod is held horizontally on the fulcrum and then released. What is the magnitude of the initial acceleration of particle 1? What is the ...
*March 24, 2007 by Calvin*

**Math-Help**

A manufacturer has determined that pro t P (in dollars) is a quadratic function of dollars per month a spent on advertising. The relationship is given by p=1+50a-0.1a^2 if a is at most 500 dollars per month -How much should be spent on advertising if pro t is to be a maximum...
*April 28, 2014 by Kevin*

**Algebra 1**

The minimum recommended width of the space between 6-inch by 6-inch tiles is 2^-2 inch and the maximum recommended width is 2^-1 inch. Simplify the expressions for the minimum and maximum widths of the space between the 6-inch by 6-inch ﬂoor tiles. I got 1/3 inch is is ...
*December 9, 2013 by Aaron*

**Science**

Make a spreadsheet to display how the total mass of a 500-kg elevator changes as 50-kg passengers are added one at a time.
*October 14, 2012 by Shelbi*

**Physics**

The power output of an elevator is 15000 W. How many persons could it carry if it raises passenger to a height of 35 m in 20 s ( each person has an average mass of 60 kg)?
*October 20, 2014 by HiHello*

**physics**

a 1.2 kg cart slides eastward down a frictionless ramp from a height of 1.8 m and then onto a horizontal surface where it has a head-on elastic collision with a stationary 2.0 kg cart cushioned by an ideal Hooke's law spring. the maximum compression of the spring during the ...
*November 18, 2013 by LENA*

**physics**

A skydiver of mass 81.5 kg jumps from a slow-moving aircraft and reaches a terminal speed of 54.9 m/s. (a) What is her acceleration when her speed is 30.0 m/s? (b) What is the drag force on the skydiver when her speed is 54.9 m/s? (c) What is the drag force on the skydiver ...
*October 25, 2011 by Anonymous*

**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**

A force of 2 kg weight acts on a body of mass 4.9 kg .Find the acceleration produced.How far will a body move in 2 seconds
*February 23, 2012 by anurag*

**physics**

A force of a 2 kg weight acts on a body of mass 4.9 kg .Find the acceleration produced.How far will the body move in 2 seconds ?
*February 23, 2012 by Anurag*

**Science**

A man with a mass of 100 kg slides down a vertical pole with an acceleration of 8 m/s2. What is the frictional force acting on the man?
*September 11, 2012 by Shannel*

**physics**

Suppose that a sled is accelerating at a rate of 2 m/s2. If the net force is tripled and the mass is doubled, then what is the new acceleration of the sled?
*December 3, 2012 by Chelsey Achord*

**physics**

a car of mass 2000kg has a driving force of 4500N and experiences an air resistance of 1500N, What is the car's acceleration??
*June 24, 2013 by ashley*

**physics**

A rocket of mass 100,000 kg undergoes an acceleration of 2 m/s2. Show that the net force acting on it is 200,000 N.
*May 17, 2014 by Peg*

**physics**

The net external force on a cart is N north. If the cart has a total mass of 220 kg, What are the magnitude and direction of its acceleration?
*July 9, 2014 by Dulce*

**physics**

please check these: Which interaction of nature binds atoms and molecules by attracting unlike charges and repulsing like charges? a. strong b. weak c. electromagnetic d. gravitational i got A, but someone said C , so i just want to make sure How is a motor's mechanical energy...
*March 14, 2009 by physics*

**chemistry**

A solution of HClO4 was standardized by dissolving 0.4125 g of primary standard grade HgO ina solution of KBR: HgO (s) + 4Br- + H2O → HgBr4 + 2OH- The liberated OH- consumed 46.51 mL of the acid. calculate the molarity of the HClO4
*August 27, 2014 by nthabi*

**Science**

a body of mass 5 kg is thrown vertically upwards with a speed of 10m/s what is its k.e. when it is thrown find its potential energy when it reaches at highest poiint also find maximum height attained by the body?
*February 25, 2012 by Sharma*

**Chemistry**

Strong sunshine bombards the earth with about 1 kJ.m-2.s-1 Calculate the maximum mass of pure ethanol that can be vaporized in 10. min from a beaker left in strong sunshine, assuming the surface area of the ethanol to be 50.cm 2 .
*August 15, 2012 by Jim*

**Science**

An elastic cord of elastic constant k and length L is hung from point A having a massless block at the other end. A smooth ring of mass M falls from point A. What is the maximum elongation of cord?
*February 16, 2015 by sam*

**geometry**

On a rectangular piece of cardboard with perimeter 11 inches, three parallel and equally spaced creases are made. The cardboard is then folded along the creases to make a rectangular box with open ends. Letting x represent the distance (in inches) between the creases, use a ...
*January 21, 2011 by Valerie Pacetti*

**Physics**

Two blocks, (Mass of block 1 = 2.3kg, Mass of block 2 = 1.2kg), are in contact on a frictionless table. If a horizontal force of 3.2N is applied to the larger block, what is the acceleration of the smaller block. Describe all external forces that are acting on the two blocks
*November 25, 2012 by Tim*

**Physics**

Two blocks, (Mass of block 1 = 2.3kg, Mass of block 2 = 1.2kg), are in contact on a frictionless table. If a horizontal force of 3.2N is applied to the larger block, what is the acceleration of the smaller block. Describe all external forces that are acting on the two blocks
*November 25, 2012 by Tim*

**physics**

The figure below shows an initially stationary block of mass m on a floor. A force of magnitude F = 0.570·mg is then applied at upward angle č = 22°. (a) What is the magnitude of the acceleration of the block across the floor if (a) ěs = 0.600 and ěk = 0.500? (b) What is the ...
*November 18, 2010 by Will*

**Math**

A company’s profit is described by the equation P(x) = – 5x^2 + 300x + 15,000 where x is the price in dollars that the company charges for its product. What should the company charge for the product to generate the maximum profit? a.) $20 b.) $30 c.) $50 d.) $60 How to solve? ...
*February 4, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

An apparatus of the figure below is designed to study insects at an acceleration of magnitude 940 m/s2 (= 96g). The apparatus consists of a 2.0-m rod with insect containers at either end. The rod rotates about an axis perpendicular to the rod and at its center. (a) How fast ...
*March 2, 2010 by Max*

**Math**

The profit in dollars in producing x- items of some commodity is given by the equation P = - 37 x^2 + 1073 x - 7548 . How many items should be produced to break even? (If there are two break-even points, then enter the smaller value of x. Your solution may not be an integer. ...
*September 16, 2014 by Irina*

**math**

A colony of bacteria is growing in a petri dish which has a maximum capacity of 100mg. The mass of bacteria is increasing at a rate given by the logistic equation. Initially there is 2mg of bacteria and the rate of increase is 1mg per day.
*February 21, 2014 by Sam*