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October 4, 2015
Number of results: 69,936

**physics**

A student is testing the kinematic equations for uniformly accelerated motion by measuring the time it takes for light-weight plastic balls to fall to the floor from a height of 3 m in the lab. The student predicts the time to fall using g as 9.8 m/s^2 but finds the measured ...
*December 28, 2006 by me*

**physics**

A football is thrown horizontally with an initial velocity of (16.5 m/s). Ignoring air resistance, the average acceleration of the football over any period of time is (-9.81 m/s2). Find the magnitude and direction of the velocity at this time and direction (as an angle) below ...
*May 15, 2007 by micole*

**Physics**

An object attached to a horizontal spring is oscillating back and forth along a frictionless surface. The maximum speed of the object is 1.91 m/s, and its maximum acceleration is 6.20 m/s2. How much time elapses betwen an instant when the object's speed is at a maximum and the...
*November 17, 2012 by carol*

**physics**

An object attached to a horizontal spring is oscillating back and forth along a frictionless surface. The maximum speed of the object is 1.38 m/s, and its maximum acceleration is 5.82 m/s2. How much time elapses betwen an instant when the object's speed is at a maximum and the...
*October 21, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

An airplane is flying with a velocity of 95.0 at an angle of 26.0 above the horizontal. When the plane is a distance 113 directly above a dog that is standing on level ground, a suitcase drops out of the luggage compartment. How far from the dog will the suitcase land? You can...
*February 1, 2013 by Supriya*

**Physics**

A closely wound rectangular coil of 80 turns has dimensions of 25 cm by 40 cm. The plane of the coil is rotated from a position where it makes an angle of 37 degrees with a magnetic field of 1.10 T to a position perpendicular to the field. The rotation takes .06 s. What is the...
*March 3, 2008 by J*

**phusics**

At the end of most landing runways in airports, an extension of the runway is constructed using a special substance called formcrete. Formcrete can support the weight of cars, but crumbles under the weight of airplanes to slow them down if they run off the end of a runway. ...
*September 30, 2013 by joe*

**Physics**

A horizontal spring is lying on a frictionless surface. One end of the spring is attaches to a wall while the other end is connected to a movable object. The spring and object are compressed by 0.074 m, released from rest, and subsequently oscillate back and forth with an ...
*March 3, 2013 by Tim*

**Physics**

A horizontal spring is lying on a frictionless surface. One end of the spring is attaches to a wall while the other end is connected to a movable object. The spring and object are compressed by 0.076 m, released from rest, and subsequently oscillate back and forth with an ...
*March 4, 2013 by Erick*

**Physics**

A 0.2 kg hockey puck is placed against a spring lying on a horizontal frictionless surface. The spring is compressed 0.2 m, with the hockey puck, and then released. The hockey puck when released is able to go up a frictionless slope with an angle of 30 degrees to a height of 0...
*December 5, 2010 by Amy*

**English**

1. School begins at eight. (Does 'school' mean 'school building' or 'lesson or class'?) 2. My school begins at eight. (What does 'school' mean here? ) 3. Christmas comes in December. Christmas falls on December. (Are both the same? Do you have other similar expressions?) 4. He...
*December 23, 2008 by John*

**Physics**

A car starts rolling down a l-in-4 hill (l-in-4 means that for each 4 m traveled along the road, the elevation change is 1 m). How fast is it going when it reaches the bottom after traveling 55 m? (a) Ignore friction, (b) Assume an effective coefficient of friction equal to 0....
*November 3, 2013 by Jill*

**physics**

an object falls from a plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 40,000 ft at 500 mi/h. How long will it take to hit the ground?
*June 28, 2012 by wen*

**physics**

Save Two children hang by their hands from the same tree branch. The branch is straight, and grows from the tree trunk at an angle of 27 degrees above the horizontal. One child, with a mass of 39 kg is hanging 1.50 m along the branch from the tree trunk. The other child, with...
*November 17, 2014 by george*

**Physics (Liquids)**

I have a question about fluids ok... I've been told that Pressure = (density of fluid) (gravity) (height) ok that's great in all but I don't see how it works... Pressure = (Force perinduclar to area force is acting on)/(Area force is acting on) ok this great and all but leads ...
*October 21, 2009 by Physics (Liquids)*

**Physics**

A compact 60-kg object is attached to one end of horizontal 40-kg uniform steel tube 2.4m long. What is the distance from the loaded end to the center of gravity of the object-tube system?
*December 7, 2012 by Kaitlin*

**Physics**

So in an experiment with an inclined air track (with air blower - like ramp of air hockey) and glider, why does the velocity decrease with time? I know that acceleration remains constant because og gravity, but why does velocity decrease? shouldn't it increase? What would be a...
*October 27, 2009 by Nikita*

**physics **

our objects are situated along the y axis as follows: a 1.94 kg object is at +3.27 m, a 2.76 kg object is at +2.18 m, a 2.78 kg object is at the origin, and a 3.99 kg object is at -0.360 m. Where is the center of gravity of this system?
*February 6, 2012 by Dan*

**Excel VBA **

(I have no idea what to do I've asked our professor for help with this numerous times he refuses please help, I know how to make input boxes and a command button but that is it) (1) When an object is thrown into the air it exhibits what is called projectile motion. You will (...
*October 9, 2011 by Ebony*

**Applied Physics**

A 10 kilogram object subjected to a 20 Newton force moves across a horizontal frictionless surface in the direction of the force. Before the force was applied, the speed of the object was 2.0 meters/second. When the force is removed the object is traveling at 6.0 meters per ...
*May 14, 2011 by EJ*

**Physics**

an object is pushed horizontally by a 0.0840-kiloN force over a frictionless table. find the resulting acceleration
*November 10, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

To create artificial gravity, the space station shown in the drawing is rotating at a rate of 1.60 rpm. The radii of the cylindrically shaped chambers have the ratio rA/rB = 3.00. Each chamber A simulates an acceleration due to gravity of 9.60 m/s2. Find values for (a) rA, (b...
*October 6, 2012 by Redgy22*

**Physics**

An airplane flies at a constant speed in a straight line. A bale of hay is dropped from the bottom of the plane to some cattle in a snowstorm. When the bale hits the ground, where is the plane? (Ignore air resistance) Explain your answer!
*November 21, 2014 by Bethany*

**Physics**

A military jet fighter plane flying at 180m/s pulls out of a vertical dive by turning upward along a circular path of radius 860m. What is the acceleration of the plane? Express the acceleration as a multiple ofg.
*September 16, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Math**

What's the value of the missing angle *picture of a triangle and square put together which basically makes a hexagon. angles are 90 degrees, 90 degrees, 130 degrees, 130 degrees. I have to find the last angle.* A. 50 degrees B. 60 degrees C. 100 degrees D. 240 degrees I don't ...
*February 5, 2015 by Anonymous *

**Physics**

Although a mass on the end of a string can be whirled around in a horizontal circle, (plane of the mass is horizontal), is it possible for the string itself to be horizontal? Explain and justify your answer. I know that it is impossible, because it just is. The mass always has...
*November 15, 2007 by Hannah*

**Physics**

A brick of mass 0.7 kg slides down an icy roof inclined at 30.0° with respect to the horizontal. (a) If the brick starts from rest, how fast is it moving when it reaches the edge of the roof 2.50 m away? Ignore friction
*October 15, 2009 by Anonymous*

**physics**

An electron of charge -e and a long straight wire carrying a current I to the right are both in the plane of the page, as shown above. In the position shown, the electron is a distance R from the wire and is moving directly toward it with speed v. What is the direction of the ...
*May 26, 2014 by roga*

**maths --plse help me..**

how to find the cartesian eqn of plane passing thru A(0,0,0) and B(3,-1,2) and parellel to line (x-4)/1 = (y+3)/-4 = (z+1)/7 basically how to find a plane parallel to a given line??
*December 28, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

A plane flies horizontally with a speed Of 600km/h at an altitude of 10km and pasess directly over th town of quinton .find the rate at which the distance from the plane to quinton is increasing when its 20km away from quinton ?
*March 12, 2011 by Mehak*

**calculus**

A plane flies horizontally with a speed Of 600km/h at an altitude of 10km and pasess directly over th town of quinton .find the rate at which the distance from the plane to quinton is increasing when its 20km away from quinton ?
*March 12, 2011 by mehak*

**MAA Global Science**

A lump of ice falls from a jet plane as it tries to land at an airport. If the ice hits the ground with a vertical speed of 85m/s, what was the height of the plane when the ice fell off.
*December 13, 2013 by Jacob*

**Trig**

A plane flies 1.3 hr at 100mph on a bearing of N40degreesE. It then turns and flies 1.5hr at the same speed on a bearing of S50degreesE. How far is the plane from its starting point?
*November 28, 2010 by SK*

**Physics Classical Mechanics**

A person of mass m2= 85.0 kg is standing on a rung, one third of the way up a ladder of length d= 4.0 m. The mass of the ladder is m1= 15.0 kg, uniformly distributed. The ladder is initially inclined at an angle θ= 40.0∘ with respect to the horizontal. Assume that ...
*December 12, 2013 by Robert*

**Physics**

My question is A block is given an intial speed of 4.0 s^-1 m up the 22 degree plane How far up the plane will it go? How much time elapses before it returns to its starting point? Ignore friction. Ok my teacher said use this to find acceleration a = g sin č and then I know ...
*July 9, 2009 by Physics*

**Physics**

A vector with a magnitude of 17.6 m is directed at angle θ = 43o counterclockwise from the +x axis. What are the components (a) ax and (b) ay of the vector? A second coordinate system is inclined by angle θ' = 20o with respect to the first. What are the components (c...
*February 9, 2014 by Robin*

**Physics**

a vector with a magnitude of 17.6 m is directed at angle θ = 43o counterclockwise from the +x axis. What are the components (a) ax and (b) ay of the vector? A second coordinate system is inclined by angle θ' = 20o with respect to the first. What are the components (c...
*February 9, 2014 by Robin*

**Physics**

A 275-gram ball bounces off a wall. The ball stays in a horizontal plane throughout the motion. The ball strikes the wall with a speed of 4.50 m/s at an angle of 𝜃 = 35.0o relative to the wall and rebounds with the same speed at the same angle. If the ball is in ...
*May 27, 2014 by Tim*

**Physics help **

A 0.50-kg block rests on a horizontal, frictionless surface, it is pressed against a light spring having a spring constant of k = 800 N/m, with an initial compression of 2.0 cm. To what height h does the block rise when moving up the incline? what would be the h if the ...
*June 17, 2012 by user *

**Precalcuse**

A plane is headed N40E at 400 mph.there is a wind speed of 50mph from the south.if no correction is made for the wind,what are the final direction and ground speed of the plane?
*March 3, 2015 by Damanta*

**physics**

A(n) 5 g bullet is ﬁred into a 249 g block that is initially at rest at the edge of a frictionless table of height 1.7 m. The bullet remains in the block, and after impact the block lands 1.6 m from the bottom of the table. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s Find ...
*January 6, 2012 by Jason*

**physics**

A(n) 5 g bullet is ﬁred into a 249 g block that is initially at rest at the edge of a frictionless table of height 1.7 m. The bullet remains in the block, and after impact the block lands 1.6 m from the bottom of the table. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s Find ...
*January 6, 2012 by Jason*

**physics**

An airplane is flying with a velocity of 86.0 m/s at an angle of 20.0^\circ above the horizontal. When the plane is a distance 119 m directly above a dog that is standing on level ground, a suitcase drops out of the luggage compartment.How far from the dog will the suitcase ...
*September 12, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Gr. 12 Math - Trigonometry 3D**

From the top of a 1900 m mountain, the angle of depression to a cathedral that is due east of the mountain is 38 degrees. The angle of depression to a bridge due north of the mountain is 42 degrees. Find the straight-line distance from the cathedral to the bridge. This is a ...
*November 11, 2007 by Michelle*

**Physics**

A plane, diving with constant speed at an angle of 52.0° with the vertical, releases a projectile at an altitude of 790 m. The projectile hits the ground 6.00 s after release. (Assume a coordinate system in which the airplane is moving in the positive horizontal direction, and...
*September 26, 2013 by Matt*

**Physics**

A plane, diving with constant speed at an angle of 52.0° with the vertical, releases a projectile at an altitude of 790 m. The projectile hits the ground 6.00 s after release. (Assume a coordinate system in which the airplane is moving in the positive horizontal direction, and...
*September 26, 2013 by URGENT PLS HELP*

**physics**

A sled loaded with bricks has a total mass of 23.0 kg and is pulled at constant speed by a rope inclined at 40.0o above the horizontal. The sledge moves a distance of 12.0 m on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the sledge and surface is 0.350...
*October 10, 2012 by lib*

**physics**

The electric field E_1 at one face of a parallelepiped is uniform over the entire face and is directed out of the face. At the opposite face, the electric field E_2 is also uniform over the entire face and is directed into that face (the figure ). The two faces in question are...
*February 19, 2011 by ami*

**Physics**

To create artificial gravity, the space station shown in the drawing is rotating at a rate of 0.600 rpm. The radii of the cylindrically shaped chambers have the ratio rA/rB = 3.00. Each chamber A simulates an acceleration due to gravity of 5.10 m/s2. Find values for (a) rA, (b...
*October 7, 2011 by Mary*

**Maths2**

A plane leaves an airport X,20.6degree east and 36.8 degree north,and flies due south along the same longitude for 8hrs at the rate of 1000km/h to another airport Y,20.6 degree east and tita degree south.the plane then flies west to another airport Z for 8hrs at the same speed...
*November 23, 2012 by Tosin*

**Math**

Use lagrange multipliers to find the point on the plane x-2y 3z-14=0 that is closet to the origin?(try and minimize the square of the distance of a point (x,y,z) to the origin subject to the constraint that is on the plane) Help me please!
*December 7, 2010 by Justin*

**Linear Algebra**

1. Considering 2 planes with equations: x + 2y - 3z = 1 x + 2y - 3z = 18 (a) Given (a,b,c) a point on the first plane, find the point where the line perpendicular to both planes passes by (a,b,c) and through the 2nd plane.
*October 10, 2012 by Ben*

**Linear Algebra**

1. Considering 2 planes with equations: x + 2y - 3z = 1 x + 2y - 3z = 18 (a) Given (a,b,c) a point on the first plane, find the point where the line perpendicular to both planes passes by (a,b,c) and through the 2nd plane.
*October 10, 2012 by Ben*

**Math**

Two people are holding a box. One person exerts a force of 140 pounds at an angle of 65.5 degrees with the horizontal. The other person exerts a force of 115 pounds at an angle of 58.3 degrees with the horizontal. Find the net weight of the box.
*January 15, 2013 by Jane Smith*

**science**

Veronica is taking off in her airplane. The Net force acting on veronica's plane is 17,500 N @30above horizontal. What are the horizontal and vertical components of this force?
*January 1, 2008 by Bill*

**physics**

An airplane pilot wishes to fly due west. A wind of 82.0 km/h is blowing toward the south. If the airspeed of the plane (its speed in still air) is 380.0 km/h, in which direction should the pilot head? This is what I did. I let theta = arcsin(82.0/380.0) theta = 12 degrees ...
*September 20, 2009 by Andre*

**PHYSICS PLS HELP**

A circular wire loop of mass M and radius R carries a current I . It hangs from a hinge that allows it to swing in the direction perpendicular to the plane of the loop. A uniform magnetic field B exists everywhere in space pointing upwards. What angle theta does the plane of ...
*December 17, 2013 by Lora*

**Math**

Consider the paraboloid z=x^2+y^2. The plane 3x-2y+z-7=0 cuts the paraboloid, its intersection being a curve. What is the "the natural" parametrization of this curve? Hint: The curve which is cut lies above a circle in the xy-plane which you should parametrize as a function of...
*February 7, 2010 by Derek A*

**Math**

Consider the paraboloid z=x^2+y^2. The plane 3x-2y+z-7=0 cuts the paraboloid, its intersection being a curve. What is the "the natural" parametrization of this curve? Hint: The curve which is cut lies above a circle in the xy-plane which you should parametrize as a function of...
*February 8, 2010 by Derek A*

**math coordinate plane**

A rectangle is plotted in the coordinate plane. The vertices (corners) of the rectangle are given as A(–2,3), B(4,3); C(–2, –2) and D(x,y). What is the ordered pair for point D?
*January 21, 2010 by carly*

**Math**

The vector a1=(1,1,0) and a2=(1,1,1) span plane in R^3. Find the projection matrix P onto the plane, and find nonzero vector b that is projected to zero.
*January 2, 2011 by Melvin *

**physics**

a plane heads north but because of a wind blowing to the west the plane flies at a resultant velocity of 620mi/h 22 W of N . what was the velocity of the wind?
*September 21, 2011 by beth*

**math**

A plane cuts through a rectangular prism. The plane is parrallel to the base of the rectangular prism. What is the shape of cross section?
*May 18, 2014 by Jarron*

**Physics**

Original Question: Neutral metal sphere A, of mass 0.10kg, hangs from an insulating wire 2.0m long. An identical metal sphere B, with charge -q is brought into contact with sphere A. Sphere A goes 12 degrees away from Sphere B. Calculate the initial charge on Sphere B. Note: ...
*May 4, 2008 by Alex*

**Physics**

Original Question: Neutral metal sphere A, of mass 0.10kg, hangs from an insulating wire 2.0m long. An identical metal sphere B, with charge -q is brought into contact with sphere A. Sphere A goes 12 degrees away from Sphere B. Calculate the initial charge on Sphere B. Note: ...
*May 4, 2008 by Alex*

**Physics**

you slide a 325-N trunk up a 20.0 degree incline plane with a constant velocity by exerting a force of 211 N parallel to the incline plane a)what is the component of the trunk's weight parallel to the plane ? b)what is the sum of your applied force ,friction and the parallel ...
*October 19, 2009 by Amanda*

**Physics**

A 20 kg wagon is pulled along the level ground by a rope inclined at 30 deg above horizontal. A frictional force of 30 N opposes the motion, how large is the pulling force if the wagon is moving at constant velocity?
*August 22, 2014 by JOSH*

**Physics**

A 20 kg wagon is pulled along the level ground by a rope inclined at 30 deg above horizontal. A frictional force of 30 N opposes the motion, how large is the pulling force if the wagon is moving at constant velocity?
*August 22, 2014 by YESHA*

**PHYSICS**

A 20 kg wagon is pulled along the level ground by a rope inclined at 30 deg above horizontal. A frictional force of 30 N opposes the motion, how large is the pulling force if the wagon is moving at constant velocity.
*August 23, 2014 by Mae*

**Physics**

A 5 kg block is pushed up a 37 degree incline given an initial velocity of 2 m/s at the base of a frictionless plane. The maximum vertical displacement of the block is nearly what?
*October 25, 2009 by Lindsey*

**English**

Writeacher, I really need your help to rephrase just this part. Thank you very much in advance! 1) Mr. Gradgrind turns his attention to (picks on?) Bitzer, "perhaps because he chanced to sit in the same ray of sunlight which, darting in at one of the bare windows of the ...
*March 7, 2012 by Henry*

**Physics**

A plane has an airspeed of 200 m/s due north and is subject to a westerly wind of 50 m/s. What is the planes speed relative to the ground?
*November 13, 2011 by Anonymous*

**chemistry**

Your x-ray lab has a monochromator consisting of a single crystal of nickel cut so that the plane lies in the cube face. At what angle (in degrees) should the cube face be tilted with respect to the incident beam in order to select radiation with a wavelength ? The lattice ...
*October 30, 2013 by Pete*

**chemistry**

Your x-ray lab has a monochromator consisting of a single crystal of nickel cut so that the plane lies in the cube face. At what angle (in degrees) should the cube face be tilted with respect to the incident beam in order to select radiation with a wavelength ? The lattice ...
*November 2, 2013 by pradeep*

**Physics**

You are a passenger on a jetliner that is flying at a constant velocity. You get up from you seat and walk toward the front of the plane. As, a result, your forward momentum increases. What (if anything) happens to the forward momentum of the plane?
*October 26, 2009 by Bill*

**Trig**

If a plane takes off on runway 31 (N 31o W) and flies 4 miles, then makes a right (90o) turn and flies 11 miles, what bearing will the traffic controller use to locate the plane?
*January 24, 2012 by Melinda*

**math**

A jet plane traveling at 500 mph overtakes a propeller plane traveling at 200 mph that had a 2-hour head start. How far from the starting point are the plains?
*December 4, 2012 by justin*

**science**

If an airplane directly north at 2000 km/hr and there are 50 mph/hr winds blowing west. whis is the actual path of the plane seen from someone on the ground? What is the ground speed of the plane in mph?
*March 22, 2013 by janaki*

**Physics**

A plane starts from rest at the end of a runway and requires 200.0 km/h for takeoff . If it takes 30.0 a to reach takeoff speed, what acceleration must the plane's engines provide to get off the runway ?
*October 7, 2014 by James*

**science**

A worker drags a crate across a factory floor by pulling on a rope tiedto the crate. The worker exerts a force of 450 N on the rope, which is inclined at 38 degrees to the horizontal and teh floor exerts a horizontal force of 125 N that opposes the motion. Calculate the ...
*November 12, 2006 by Chris*

**Genius Math**

Triangle ABC has AC=BC, angle ACB=96 degrees. D is a point in ABC such that angle DAB=18 degrees and angleDBA=30 degrees. What is the measure in degrees of angle ACD? I got 42 degrees!
*December 24, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

what are the coordinates of the shadow cast on the xy plane by a small object placed at the point (10,7,20) assuming that the sun's rays are parallel to the vector (5,3,-2)
*January 31, 2015 by annie*

**physics**

an object falls directly from a plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 10000ft at 50mi/h. how long will it take to hit the ground?
*September 24, 2015 by ayon*

**8th grade Math**

In a quadrilateral , angle CAB is divided into two comgruent angles by line AD. What is the measure, in degrees of angle DAB. Angle B and D are 90 degrees. angle C equals 45 degrees.
*February 16, 2010 by Outcast*

**calculus**

A plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 1 mi and a speed of 500 mi/h passes directly over a radar station. Find the rate at which the distance from the plane to the station is increasing when it is 2 mi away from the station. I drew a diagram and figured out I need to ...
*March 4, 2012 by Daniel*

**Math**

Flying to the wind, an airplane takes 4 hours to go 960 km. The same plane flying with the wind takes only 3 hours to make the same trip. Find the speed of the plane and the speed of the wind. I wasnt here for the lesson from my teacher but told me to ask my classmates but ...
*February 21, 2015 by Njex*

**calculus 2**

An object falls off a 400-foot tower. With g=32ft/sec^2, as at the Earth’s surface, the object would hit the ground after 5 seconds. What would the acceleration due to gravity have to be to make it reach the ground in half the time?
*January 31, 2013 by Rachel*

**physics**

A small girl and boy take a sled up to the top of a snow covered slope which is inclined 30 degrees above the horizontal. The girl, boy and the sled have a mass of 160 kg. The coefficient of static friction is 0.28 and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.14 between the ...
*December 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A small girl and boy take a sled up to the top of a snow covered slope which is inclined 30 degrees above the horizontal. The girl, boy and the sled have a mass of 160 kg. The coefficient of static friction is 0.28 and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.14 between the ...
*December 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**maths**

Two walkers set off at the same time from a crossroad and walk along flat straight roads inclined to each other at 68 degrees.If they both walk at a speed of 6km/h,find their distance apart 10 minutes later.
*March 10, 2013 by Shane*

**maths**

Two walkers set off at the same time from a crossroad and walk along flat straight roads inclined to each other at 68 degrees.If they both walk at a speed of 6km/h,find their distance apart 10 minutes later.
*March 10, 2013 by Shane*

**maths**

Two walkers set off at the same time from a crossroad and walk along flat straight roads inclined to each other at 68 degrees.If they both walk at a speed of 6km/h,find their distance apart 10 minutes later.
*March 10, 2013 by Shane*

**Physics**

A launcher fires a projectile with a velocity of 6.31m/s. Determine the horizontal distance of the projectile (in the air) at 5 degrees. Recalculate this distance at 10, 15, 20.... (5 degree increments) up to 90 degrees (at which point the horizontal distance will be zero). ...
*December 18, 2010 by George*

**Physics**

Can someone help me get started on this problem? A launcher fires a projectile with a velocity of 6.31m/s. Determine the horizontal distance of the projectile (in the air) at 5 degrees. Recalculate this distance at 10, 15, 20.... (5 degree increments) up to 90 degrees (at ...
*December 19, 2010 by George*

**Oceanography**

On a sunny day in an estuary, the surface irradiance is 1.6*10^17 photons cm^-2 s^-1. What is k if the irradiance is 7.3*10^13 photons cm^-1 s^-1 at 16 m depth? At a spot in the ocean, the surface irradiance is 7.8*10^16 photons and k=.14 m^-1. At what depth does the euphotic ...
*March 5, 2010 by Krysten*

**Advanced Math**

Find the measure of the reference angle for 400 degrees. How would I do this?
*May 17, 2008 by Chels*

**physics**

Suppose a stone is thrown at an angle of 30 degrees below the horizontal, if it strikes the ground 57m away, find (a)the time of flight, (b)the initial speed, and (c) the speed and the angle of the velocity vector with respect to the horizontal impact.
*October 16, 2011 by Gail*

**Physics**

A plane leaves Seattle, flies 85 mi at 22 degrees north of east, and then changes direction to 48 degrees south of east. After flying 115 mi in this new direction, the pilot must make an emergency landing on a field. The Seattle airport facility dispatches a rescue crew. ...
*September 12, 2012 by Jean*

**Physics**

You are 1.9 m tall and stand 3.3 m from a plane mirror that extends vertically upward from the floor. On the floor 1.6 m in front of the mirror is a small table, 0.75 m high. What is the minimum height the mirror must have for you to be able to see the top of the table in the ...
*October 24, 2011 by nikki*

**Precalc/Trig**

what angle does the line y=6/7x make on the xy plane with a positive x axis?
*October 20, 2012 by Liz*