Sunday

August 28, 2016
Number of results: 34,468

**physiscs**

A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 53.0 m/s. It acceler- ates with a constant upward acceleration of 3.21 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 230 m. What is the maximum height reached by the rocket? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81...
*September 29, 2012 by juan*

**physics**

An object with mass 3.0 kg is attached to a spring with spring stiffness constant k = 300 N/m and is executing simple harmonic motion. When the object is 0.020 m from its equilibrium position, it is moving with a speed of 0.55 m/s. (a) Calculate the amplitude of the motion. m...
*March 7, 2012 by Nicole*

**physics**

A 70-kg fisherman in a 138-kg boat throws a package of mass m = 15 kg horizontally toward the right with a speed of vi = 4.8 m/s as in the figure below. Neglecting water resistance, and assuming the boat is at rest before the package is thrown, find the velocity of the boat ...
*March 27, 2012 by Taylor*

**physics**

A 70-kg fisherman in a 138-kg boat throws a package of mass m = 15 kg horizontally toward the right with a speed of vi = 4.8 m/s as in the figure below. Neglecting water resistance, and assuming the boat is at rest before the package is thrown, find the velocity of the boat ...
*March 27, 2012 by Taylor*

**physics**

A 74-kg fisherman in a 129-kg boat throws a package of mass m = 15 kg horizontally toward the right with a speed of vi = 4.7 m/s as in the figure below. Neglecting water resistance, and assuming the boat is at rest before the package is thrown, find the velocity of the boat ...
*February 22, 2015 by alba*

**Algebra II**

A projectile is thrown upward so that its distance above the ground after t sec is given by h(t)=-11t²+264t. After how many seconds does it reach its maximum height?
*July 3, 2011 by HELP*

**Physics**

A rok is thrown 24 meters/sec upward and lands in a 10 meter deep hole. How long is the rock in the air until it reaches the bottom of the hole?
*August 26, 2012 by Alex*

**Physics (Kinematics)**

A ball is thrown 83.3 m upward and then falls back to earth.Neglecting air resistance, how long will it be in the air? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in units of s
*October 6, 2012 by Joy*

**physics**

A ball is thrown 107 m upward and then falls back to earth. Neglecting air resistance, how long will it be in the air? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in units of s
*October 5, 2013 by rick*

**Science **

A ball is thrown upward at 20 metres per second off the top of a building that is 12 m high. What is the height of the ball above the ground at its highest poin?
*January 29, 2014 by Nthabiseng*

**Engineering Science**

A ball is thrown vertically into the air and takes 5s to return to the thrower, from time of projection. What is the time it takes to reach maximum height ?
*January 31, 2011 by Christopher*

**phy 231**

It takes 23 hours 56 minutes and 4 seconds for the earth to make one revolution (mean sidereal day). a.What is the angular speed of the earth? I got 7.292x10^-5 rad/s b.Assume the earth is spherical. Relative to someone on the rotation axis, what is the linear speed of an ...
*February 20, 2016 by Andrea*

**physics**

a ball is thrown at an initial angle of 37 and initail velocity of 23.0 m/s reaches a maximum height h, as shwon in the Figure. With what initial speed must a ball be thrown straight up to reach the same maximum height h?
*January 3, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

true or false If a net force acts on an object, the object's speed will change. An object's velocity will change if a net force acts on the object. If two object have the same acceleration, they are under the influence of equal forces. The net force which acts on an object ...
*October 4, 2010 by molly*

**Physics**

A ball thrown by a boy in the street is caught 5 s later by another boy on the balcony of the house 10 m away and 3 m above the street level. What is the initial speed of the ball? What is the angle above the horizontal at which it was thrown?
*August 25, 2014 by Kadu*

**physics**

A projectile is fired at an upward angle of 45 degrees from the top of a 265 m cliff with a speed of 350 m/s. What will be it's speed when it strikes the ground below?
*October 26, 2010 by jessica*

**Physics**

1. A force F = (3.99xi + 2.86yj) N acts on an object as it moves in the x direction from the origin to x = 4.45 m. Calculate the work done on the object by the force. Attemp: since we only consider x direction i multiplied 3.99 by 4.45 but it didnt work out. 2. A 10.6 kg ...
*October 28, 2010 by Lyn*

**Physical Science**

Can someone please check these answers for me? Write T for True or F for False for each statement: 1.Kinetic energy is the energy of motion - T 2.Kinetic energy doesn't depend on an object's direction. - T 3.When an object stops moving, its kinetic energy is zero. - T 4.As the...
*April 20, 2009 by mysterychicken*

**physics**

You are designing a game for small children and want to see if the ball’s maximum speed is sufficient to require the use of goggles. In your game, a 15.0-g ball is to be shot from a spring gun whose spring has a force constant of 600 N/m. The spring will be compressed 5.00 cm ...
*March 4, 2010 by bill*

**Physics**

A 6.2 kg model rocket is traveling horizontally and due south with a speed of 20.3 m/s when it explodes into two pieces. The velocity of one piece, with a mass of 1.6 kg, is v1 = (-12 m/s)i + (30 m/s)j + (15 m/s)k, with i pointing due east, j pointing due north, and k pointing...
*February 24, 2014 by Nat*

**Physics**

A helicopter is lifting off from the ground and is moving vertically upward. The graph shows its vertical velocity vy versus time. How high is the helicopter after 7 s have elapsed?
*September 26, 2010 by Lily*

**Physics**

A helicopter is lifting off from the ground and is moving vertically upward. The graph shows its vertical velocity vy versus time. How high is the helicopter after 12.0 s have elapsed?
*September 5, 2011 by Kyle*

**Algebra**

An arrow is shot vertically upward from a platform 48 ft high at a rate of 233 ft per sec. When will the arrow hit the ground? Use the formula: h = −16t2 + v0t + h0.
*April 12, 2016 by diane*

**Maath:)**

If a rock is thrown upward from a height of 100 ft, with an initial velocity of 32ft/sec, solve for the time that it takes for it to hit the fround (when h=0) Round your answer to 2 decimals. Please and thankkk youuu(:
*April 30, 2012 by Honey*

**Physics**

Please Help. A 5 kg object is propelled from rest at time t=0 by a net force F that always acts in the same direction. The magnitude of F in newtons is given as a function of t in seconds by F= 0.5t. What is the speed of the object at t =4s?
*December 18, 2011 by Zee*

**Physics**

Outside the International Sapce Station, a 60 kg astronaut holding a 4.0 kg object (both initially at rest) throws the object at 10 m/s relative to the space station. A 50 kg astronaut, initially at rest, catches the object. What is the speed of the separation of the two ...
*June 18, 2009 by Rio*

**physics**

1. How far (in meters) must a 600 kg pile driver fall, if it is to do 14000 J of work? 2. A spring whose spring constant is 150 N/m is compressed 0.800 m. What speed (in meters/second) can it give to a 0.600 kg ball when released? 3. A 550 N crate rests on the floor. How much ...
*July 7, 2010 by Ricky*

**physics**

1. How far (in meters) must a 600 kg pile driver fall, if it is to do 14000 J of work? 2. A spring whose spring constant is 150 N/m is compressed 0.800 m. What speed (in meters/second) can it give to a 0.600 kg ball when released? 3. A 550 N crate rests on the floor. How much ...
*July 7, 2010 by Ricky*

**Physicss**

Chapter 4, Problem 40 A 94.9-kg person stands on a scale in an elevator. What is the apparent weight when the elevator is (a) accelerating upward with an acceleration of 2.30 m/s^2, (b) moving upward at a constant speed, and (c) accelerating downward with an acceleration of 1...
*February 2, 2011 by Tiffany*

**Physics**

A 2.4kg ball falling vertically hits the floor with a speed of 2.5m/s and rebounds with a speed of 1.5m/s. What is the impulse exerted on the floor?
*July 13, 2013 by Xian*

**calculus**

When a ball is thrown vertically upward into the air with a velocity of 79 ft/sec its height, y(t), in feet after t seconds is given by y(t) = 79t − 16t 2 . Find the average velocity of the ball over the interval from 3 to 3 + h seconds, h 6=/= 0. 1. average vel. = &#...
*December 1, 2014 by Morgan*

**physics**

The average velocity for a trip has a positive value. Is it possible for the instantaneous velocity at any point during the trip to have a negative value? (I'm thinking yes because derivatives can be negative but I'm not sure). also A ball is dropped from rest from the top of ...
*January 2, 2009 by Anonymous*

**AP Physics**

Could you please help me out with the following problems please? If a rocket initially at rest accelerates at a rate of 50 m/s^2 for one minute, its speed will be ? ( I know there are 60 seconds in 1 minute, so would I just use the formula, d=vt, and I would get 3000 m/s) It ...
*September 4, 2007 by Cheyanne*

**Calculus**

If a rock is thrown upward on the planet Mars with a velocity of 14 m/s, its height in meters t seconds later is given by y = 14t − 1.86t^2. Estimate the instantaneous velocity when t = 1.
*October 8, 2011 by Katy*

**Calculus**

If a rock is thrown upward on the planet Mars with a velocity of 19 m/s, its height (in meters) after t seconds is given by H = 19t − 1.86t^2. When will the rock hit the surface?
*September 14, 2015 by kelly*

**Physics**

A 72.0-kg person stands on a scale in an elevator. What is the apparent weight when the elevator is (a) accelerating upward with an acceleration of 1.80 m/s2, N (b) moving upward at a constant speed, and N (c) accelerating downward with an acceleration of 1.30 m/s2? N I just ...
*September 17, 2007 by NHS*

**Physics**

Chapter 4, Problem 36 Incorrect. A 77.2-kg person stands on a scale in an elevator. What is the apparent weight when the elevator is (a) accelerating upward with an acceleration of 1.66 m/s2, (b) moving upward at a constant speed, and (c) accelerating downward with an ...
*December 12, 2012 by shine*

**Physics**

A 97.0-kg person stands on a scale in an elevator. What is the apparent weight when the elevator is (a) accelerating upward with an acceleration of 1.70 m/s2, (b) moving upward at a constant speed, and (c) accelerating downward with an acceleration of 1.80 m/s2?
*February 18, 2008 by Zach*

**Physics**

74.0-kg person stands on a scale in an elevator. What is the apparent weight when the elevator is (a) accelerating upward with an acceleration of 1.10 m/s2, (b) moving upward at a constant speed, and (c) accelerating downward with an acceleration of 1.00 m/s2?
*September 8, 2008 by Lisa*

**physics**

A 84.5-kg person stands on a scale in an elevator. What is the apparent weight when the elevator is (a) accelerating upward with an acceleration of 1.93 m/s 2, (b) moving upward at a constant speed, and (c) accelerating downward with an acceleration of 1.57 m/s2?
*June 9, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 96.6-kg person stands on a scale in an elevator. What is the apparent weight when the elevator is (a) accelerating upward with an acceleration of 1.79 m/s2, (b) moving upward at a constant speed, and (c) accelerating downward with an acceleration of 1.14 m/s2?
*November 13, 2012 by Tim*

**physics**

A 72.2-kg person stands on a scale in an elevator. What is the apparent weight when the elevator is (a) accelerating upward with an acceleration of 1.53 m/s2, (b) moving upward at a constant speed, and (c) accelerating downward with an acceleration of 1.44 m/s2?
*August 12, 2015 by ben*

**Physics**

Babe Didrikson holds the world record for the longest baseball throw (296 ft) by a woman. For the following questions, assume that a ball is thrown at an angle of 45.0° above the horizontal, that it travels a horizontal distance of 280 ft, and is caught at the same level from ...
*December 8, 2009 by Robert C*

**Physics**

Starting from rest, a 1.7x10-4 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.44 N on it. This force does 2.4x10-4 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b...
*September 21, 2011 by Hannah*

**physics **

Starting from rest, a 2.1x10-4 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.37 N on it. This force does 1.5x10-4 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b...
*March 11, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Starting from rest, a 2.4x10-4 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.42 N on it. This force does 1.5x10-4 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b...
*August 27, 2015 by Kate*

**physics**

Starting from rest, a 2.4x10-4 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.42 N on it. This force does 1.5x10-4 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b...
*August 28, 2015 by archer*

**math**

A rock is thrown vertically up from the ground with a velocity of 24 meters per second, and it reaches a height of 2+24t-4.9tsquare after t secounds. A. How many seconds after the rock is thrown will it reach its maximum height? B.What is the maximum height the rock will reach...
*July 16, 2007 by Tashanna*

**physics**

A 124- balloon carrying a 22- basket is descending with a constant downward velocity of 27.4 A 1.0- stone is thrown from the basket with an initial velocity of 20.0 perpendicular to the path of the descending balloon, as measured relative to a person at rest in the basket. The...
*April 1, 2012 by salem*

**physics**

A tennis ball is hit vertically upward and returns 6 sec later calculate. A) the greatest height reached by the ball. B) the initial velocity of the ball .
*October 2, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A ball is thrown horizontally from a height of 16.01 m and hits the ground with a speed that is 5.0 times its initial speed. What was the initial speed? This question really boggles my brain. I have no idea how to solve this, given only the height. Could someone please steer ...
*November 4, 2007 by Lindsay*

**Physics**

Can someone help me find Delta Time for the first 150 meters of this question. Everytime I try and get it by using the quadratic formula I get two negative numbers which I don't think is right. A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 50.0m/s. It ...
*September 28, 2007 by Dustin*

**Physics**

2.0 kg rock in a 0.80 ling sting is swung vertically in circles. a) What does the speed of the rock to be so the string holds tight? b) what is the pulling force if the speed is 5.0 m/s?
*May 19, 2014 by Physics: Motion?*

**physics**

A ball is thrown vertically into the air and when it returns after an interval of 2 seconds it is caught. What is the acceleration of the ball after leaving the hand? I have no idea how to solve this!
*September 27, 2009 by Jake*

**physics**

An object moving with constant acceleration at time t=0 its speed is v. , at t=t. its speed is v./2 , at t=2t. its speed is v./4 . What will be its speed at time t=3t.?
*July 26, 2011 by Tillu*

**PHYSICS**

Two parallel METAL rods form a plane inclined at 20.0° to the horizontal. The upper end of the rods are connected together by a resistor of 118.0 Ω. The lower end of the rods are held in an ELECTRICALLY INSULATING block. They are separated horizontally by a distance of 20...
*November 29, 2014 by Khuan*

**physics**

Which of the following situations describes inertia? a. A stationary object tends to resist being moved. b. A moving object tends to resist a change in speed. c. A moing object tends to resist a change in direction d. all of the above
*February 6, 2013 by Carolyn*

**Please Help!!!!!!**

a hot air balloon is rising vertically 10 ft/sec while the wind is blowing horizontally 5ft/sec. Find the speed of the balloon and the angle x that it makes with the horizontal. I know that the speed of the balloon is the square root of (10)^2 + (5)^2, but I was wondering if ...
*November 10, 2011 by Ashley*

**Physics**

A roller-coaster car has a mass of 1170 kg when fully loaded with passengers. As the car passes over the top of a circular hill of radius 16 m, its speed is not changing. (a) What are the magnitude and direction of the force of the track on the car at the top of the hill if ...
*October 28, 2009 by joann*

**phy**

A ball is thrown from the window of a high-rise building with an initial velocity of 6.1 m/s at an angle of 32 deg. below the horizontal. The bill strikes the ground 4.4 seconds after being thrown. Find the height from which the ball was thrown.
*October 6, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physical**

A ball is thrown from the window of a high-rise building with an initial velocity of 7.7 m/s at an angle of 34 deg. below the horizontal. The bill strikes the ground 4.2 seconds after being thrown. Find the height from which the ball was thrown.
*October 15, 2011 by Anonymous*

**science**

a man of mass 80kg standing on a stationary frictionless trolley of mass 60kg has in his hands a parcel of mass 10 kg.He throws the parcel horizontally from the rear of the trolley at 4 m.s-1 in relation to the ground. 2.1 what is the total momentum of the system before the ...
*February 9, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Terminal Velocity**

How can u determine that a falling object has reached terminal velocity from a velocity time graph of its motion? u can determine if a falling object has reached terminal velocity from a velocity-time graph of its motion by its stop of acceleration. The falling object no ...
*November 30, 2010 by Teya*

**True & False explanations Physics **

When a projectile is fired at 45 deg. angle and is in free fall, the only point along the path that the acceleration of the object is zero is the instant when the object is at the highest point of its path. Answer: False Can someone explain how? 2.) An object with acceleration...
*February 3, 2016 by Emma*

**Physics HELP!**

a rock is thrown vertically upwards with an initial velocity of 30 m/s. Neglecting air resistance, calculate a) the maximum height reached b) the time taken to reach maximum height PLEASE help with this
*October 7, 2006 by veronica*

**physics**

Stone dropped from top of a tower 100m high. At same instant another stone is thrown vertically from base of the tower with a velocity of 25m/s. When and where will the two stones meet? Given g =10 m/s^2
*February 13, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Stone dropped from top of a tower 100m high. At same instant another stone is thrown vertically from base of the tower with a velocity of 25m/s. When and where will the two stones meet? Given g =10 m/s^2
*February 13, 2015 by Nikhil*

**Algebra**

"The table shows how far Object 1 traveled as a function of time. ___________________________________ Time (sec)| Distance Traveled (ft) x | y ___________________________________ 2 | 18 4 | 36 6 | 54 8 | 72 ___________________________________ The equation shows how far Object ...
*April 29, 2016 by Sam*

**Math, Please Help!!!**

a hot air balloon is rising vertically 10 ft/sec while the wind is blowing horizontally 5ft/sec. Find the speed of the balloon and the angle x that it makes with the horizontal. I know that the speed of the balloon is the square root of (10)^2 + (5)^2, but I was wondering if ...
*November 10, 2011 by Jenny Star*

**Math, Please Help!!!**

a hot air balloon is rising vertically 10 ft/sec while the wind is blowing horizontally 5ft/sec. Find the speed of the balloon and the angle x that it makes with the horizontal. I know that the speed of the balloon is the square root of (10)^2 + (5)^2, but I was wondering if ...
*November 10, 2011 by BOB*

**Physics**

From the top of a cliff with 80 m height a stone is thrown vertically and finally hit the surface of ocean. Initial velocity of stone is 40 m/s. Find: (a) time to reach to max height. (b) how high goes from surface of ocean? (c) what is velocity of stone 2 second after thrown...
*August 27, 2014 by Lilian*

**Physics**

A ball is thrown straight downward with a speed of 0.50 m/s from a height of 4.0 meters. What is the speed of the ball 0.70 seconds after it is released? GIVEN: Vi = 0.50 m/s Vf = ? d = 4 m t = 0.70 s
*February 2, 2010 by Priscilla*

**PHYYYYYSICS 9**

A baseball is thrown horizontally off a 43-m high cliff with a speed of 18.3 m/s. What will be the speed of the baseball in m/s just before it hits the ground?
*September 18, 2014 by Carissa*

**Physics**

If a ball is thrown at an initial speed of 8.0m/s at an angle of 35 degrees above the ground, what is the speed of the ball when it returns to its original height?
*September 13, 2015 by Jacob*

**Physics**

Two massless springs (S1 and S2) are arranged such that one hangs vertically downward and the other is vertically upward, as shown in figure (a). When a 0.275-kg mass is suspended from S1, it stretches by an amount Δx1 = 0.062 m, as shown in figure (b). Spring S1 is now ...
*October 23, 2014 by Anonymous*

**phsical**

A ball is tossed vertically upward from a height of 2 m with an initial velocity of 10 m/s. Just before the ball hits the ground, its velocity will be what?
*August 12, 2011 by abu*

**Second law of motion**

A 25 N box is pulled vertically upward by means of a cord. Find the acceleration of the box if the tension in the cord is 35 N.
*August 19, 2014 by YESHA*

**Physics**

1. A man throws a body of mass 500gm with a velocity of 10m/s vertically upward on a planet he weight of the body on the planet.
*February 4, 2016 by paresh Ghosh*

**physics**

1. A man throws a body of mass 500gm with a velocity of 10m/s vertically upward on a planet he weight of the body on the planet.
*February 11, 2016 by paresh*

**Physics**

A 25 N box is pulled vertically upward by means of a cord.Find the acceleration of the box if the tension in the cord is 35 N.
*April 5, 2016 by Arcel*

**Physics**

A spring loaded ballistic pendulum gun requires an increasing force to load. When loading a ball of mass 0.054 kg, the spring is compressed 7.00 cm, the gun is fully loaded, and the force required is 70.0 N. a) Calculate the work required to load the gun. b) Calculate the ...
*April 12, 2016 by Emily*

**Physics**

A 25.2-kg object is moving rightward across a horizontal surface with a speed of 14.3 m/s The coefficient of friction between the object and the surface is 0.490.
*January 10, 2013 by Steven*

**Physics**

An object is traveling at a constant speed of 12.0 m/s when it slows to a stop. If it takes 10.0 m for the object to stop, what is the magnitude of its acceleration?
*September 9, 2015 by Tyler*

**Physics**

An object is traveling at a constant speed of 12.0 m/s when it slows to a stop. If it takes 10.0 m for the object to stop, what is the magnitude of its acceleration?
*September 9, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

An object is traveling at a constant speed of 12.0 m/s when it slows to a stop. If it takes 10.0 m for the object to stop, what is the magnitude of its acceleration?
*November 11, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A ball is thrown upwards and returns to the same position. Compared with its original speed after release, its speed when it returns is about
*September 16, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

order the acceleration from least to greatest. a) 30<-object ->50 b) 20<-object c) 20<-object->40 d) 10<-object->30 I think the answer is "dcba" but that isn't right
*November 29, 2015 by Jacob*

**physics**

What will a spring scale read for the weight of a 50 kg woman in an elevator that moves as follows? (a) upward with constant speed of 3.0 m/s Enter a number.1 N (b) downward with constant speed of 3.0 m/s Enter a number.2 N (c) upward with acceleration of 0.35g Enter a number....
*December 18, 2009 by kim*

**physics**

4. Let's say you're driving in your car, approaching a red light on the Camp Hill Bypass. A black Porsche is stopped at the light in the right lane, but there's no-one in the left lane, so you pull into the left lane. You're traveling at 40 km/hr, and when you're 15 meters ...
*December 20, 2015 by ANON.*

**physics**

For an interesting physics field trip, we visit Tahquamenon Falls in the Upper Peninsula. We measure the horizontal speed of the water at the top of the falls to be 3.98 m/s. How far vertically below the top edge of the falls does the velocity vector of the water point ...
*October 5, 2010 by Bansnoob*

**physics**

45. Here the same stone is being accelerated vertically upward. a. Draw force vectors to some suitable scale showing relative forces acting on the stone. b. Which is the longer vector, and why?
*January 16, 2012 by RAYMOND*

**physics**

A stone is dropped from the top of a tower 400 m high and at the same time another stone is projected upward vertically from the ground with a velocity of 100 ms −1 . Find where and when the two stones will meet.
*September 12, 2015 by Deepa*

**physics**

a stone is from the top of a tower 300m high and at the same time another stone is projected vertically upward with initial velocity 75m/s. calculate when and where the two stone meet
*April 21, 2011 by irna*

**physics**

a stone is from the top of a tower 300m high and at the same time another stone is projected vertically upward with initial velocity 75m/s. calculate when and where the two stone meet
*April 23, 2011 by irna*

**physics**

When a .90 kg object is attached to a vertically supported spring, it stretches .15 m from the equilibrium position. Find k for the spring.
*February 20, 2012 by Andreas*

**Physics**

When a 0.50 kg-object is attached to a vertically supported spring, it stretches 0.10 m from the equilibrium position. Find k for the spring.
*February 22, 2012 by Noel*

**Physics **

"A moving object has a kinetic energy of 145 J and a momentum with a magnitude of 40.0 kg·m/s. Determine the mass and speed of the object." I simply cannot figure it out. I know that KE=.5mv^2 and that p=mv but I can't seem to piece it together. Please explain?
*January 7, 2015 by Jane*

**physics**

A person pushes a 17.0 kg lawn mower at constant speed with a force of 74.0 N directed along the handle, which is at an angle of è = 48.0° to the horizontal (b) Calculate the horizontal retarding force on the mower (c) Calculate the normal force exerted vertically upward on ...
*February 2, 2012 by kayla*

**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*

**physics**

A 67.5-kg basketball player jumps vertically and leaves the floor with a velocity of 1.66 m/s upward. (Take upward as positive and forward as positive.) (a) What impulse does the player experience? magnitude direction (up,down, back or zero) (b) What force does the floor exert...
*March 29, 2012 by sally*