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December 8, 2016

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Physics
The surface of the Sun is approximately 5,650 K, and the temperature of the Earth's surface is approximately 295 K. What entropy change occurs when 6,000 J of energy is transferred by heat from the Sun to the Earth? (J/K)
November 26, 2012 by Sam

Physics
A second's pendulum is taken on the surface of moon where acceleration due to gravity is 1/6th of that of earth.Will the time period of pendulum remain same or increase or decrease?Give a reason.
July 20, 2016 by Yashasvi

Math
Radius of earth 3,959 miles Space shuttle orbits 200 miles above earths Surface Space shuttle completes 220 degrees of a Revolution around earth in one day What is the average speed of the space Shuttle
October 21, 2012 by Chris

Math
Radius of earth 3,959 miles Space shuttle orbits 200 miles above earths Surface Space shuttle completes 220 degrees of a Revolution around earth in one day What is the average speed of the space Shuttle
October 21, 2012 by Chris

Astronomy
1. Consider an asteroid of radius 2 km and density 2,500 kg/m^3 impacting the Earth. When it collides with the surface its kinetic energy is, to a large extent, dumped into the environment, some as heat vaporizing rock and some as mechanical energy throwing rock to great ...
December 9, 2013 by keitanako

physics
The radius of the moon is one fourth and its mass is one eighty first that of the earth. If the acceleration due to gravity on the earth's surface is 9.8meter per square. What is its value on the moon's surface?
June 24, 2012 by Amponsah

physics
A test rocket is fired vertically upward from a well. A catapult gives it an initial speed of 80.8 m/s at ground level. Its engines then fire and it accelerates upward at 3.90 m/s2 until it reaches an altitude of 920 m. At that point its engines fail, and the rocket goes into ...
October 8, 2009 by blair

science
The words in the bank are air resistance,time, zero, inertia, mass, direction, friction, rolling friction, and less. See if I did them right and if I didn't write anything on the blank, I need help with it. THANKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 10. Speed can be determined if you know ...
February 27, 2012 by Gabby ( 5 grade)

Physics
An object has a mass of 0.5 kg. It undergoes a simple harmonic motion. The amplitude of that motion is 0.07 m and the period is 0.31 s. What is the total energy of the object?
December 1, 2009 by Sammy

Math
The surface area of a sphere is given by the formula 4pi r2, where is it's radius. Although the shape of earth is noth exactly spherical, it has an average radius of 3960 miles. Estimate the surface area of earth.
August 23, 2011 by Tweets

Precalc
okay sorry last two questions! I promise! The sun always illuminates half of the moon’s surface, except during a lunar eclipse. The illuminated portion of the moon visible from Earth varies as it revolves around Earth resulting in the phases of the moon. The period from a ...
August 5, 2011 by anna

Science
Compared with the strength of Earth's gravity at its surface, how much weaker is gravity at a distance of 10 Earth radii from Earth's center? At 20 Earth radii?
June 13, 2013 by Mia

Physics
"If a small planet were located 8 times as far as the Earth's distance from the Sun, what would be its period in Earth years?" (22.5 earth years) As a note, we are given a table with all of the planets' masses and radii.
July 15, 2010 by Stuck

physics ...plzzzz help...
1 ) If the mass of the Moon is 7.4 x 1022 kg and its radius is 1.74 x 106 m, compute the speed with which an object would have to be fired in order to sail away from it, completely overcoming the Moon’s  gravity  pull. 2 ) Show that if a satellite orbits very near the ...
May 28, 2012 by rachel

Physics
1.) The earth's radius is about 3956.52 mi. An object that has a mass of 20 kg is taken to a height of 160 km above the earth's surface. a. What is the mass of the object at this height? b. How much does the object weigh at this height?
August 22, 2014 by YESHA

World Geography
REVIEW 1.How do lines of latitude and longitude help geographers study Earth? A. These lines show geographers the direction of Earth’s rotation around the sun. B. These lines help geographers see the difference between oceans and landforms on Earth’s surface. C. These ...
April 5, 2013 by bre

science
The Earth is a satellite of the sun? If not can you tell me what it is?
January 30, 2014 by ilikezackalot

Physics
What is the speed of a geosynchronous satellite on Earth?
August 11, 2015 by Yoyo

mastering physics
A lunar lander is descending toward the moon's surface. Until the lander reaches the surface, its height above the surface of the moon is given by y\left( t \right) = b - ct + dt^2, where b = 740 m is the initial height of the lander above the surface, c = 64.0 m/s, and d = 1....
October 16, 2011 by merve

ap physics
hi i am not sure how to do this...thank you a man is going to pitch a ball. he moves the ball in a circular path of radius 0.6 m, constantly applying a force of 30N to the ball in the same direction as the ball's velocity along the circular path. at the highest point on the ...
November 7, 2010 by Appreciative student

physics
when a automobile moves overe a wide, closed loop of embedded in a road surface, the magnetic field of the earth within the loop altered? is a pulse of current produced? can you cite a pratical application for this at a traffic intersection?
May 5, 2010 by shead

Physics
Earth's moon is 3.8 X 10 8 m from the planet and is in freefall. Acceleration due to the Earth's gravity acting on the moon is 2.70X 10 -3. What is the moon's speed? How long does it take to make a complete orbit?
April 22, 2010 by Julie

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

math
A rocket is stopped 12 feet from a satellite when it begings accelerating away from the satellite at a constant rate of 12 feet per second. The distance between the rocket and the satellite is given by the polynormial P(t)= 6t^2+12. Find the distance between the rocet and the ...
February 8, 2010 by ReRe

physics
An object-–spring system undergoes simple harmonic motion. If the mass of the object is doubled, what will happen to the period of the motion?
April 11, 2014 by Paige

Physics
A boat travelling at 30km/hr relative to water is headed away from the bank of a river and downstream. The river is 1/2 km wide and flows at 6km/hr. The boat arrives at the opposite bank in 1.24 min. I calculated the perpendicular component of the boat relative to the water as...
March 2, 2008 by Anonymous

math nid this asap tyy
(Velocity and acceleration.) The acceleration of gravity on the surface of the Moon is a = 1.6 m/s2, as opposed to g = 9.8 m/s2 on Earth. An Olympic high-jumper can jump to about 2.35 m on the surface of the Earth. What height could an Olympic high-jumper reach on the surface ...
May 4, 2016 by Than

physics 12
a 1kg satellite has an orbital period of 4 hours. what's the altitude?
October 5, 2011 by wesley

physics (3 separate questions)
1. The motion of a body is described by the equation ay = −308y. (a) Find the angular frequency. (b) Find the frequency. (c) Find the period. 2. A 2.10 kg mass attached to a spring oscillates with a period of 0.395 s and an amplitude of 20.5 cm. (a) Find the total ...
March 28, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics
The center of a 1.10km diameter spherical pocket of oil is 1.10km beneath the Earth's surface. Estimate by what percentage directly above the pocket of oil would differ from the expected value of for a uniform Earth? Assume the density of oil is . Express your answer using two...
April 5, 2010 by Adam

Phsyics
The center of a 1.10km diameter spherical pocket of oil is 1.10km beneath the Earth's surface. Estimate by what percentage directly above the pocket of oil would differ from the expected value of for a uniform Earth? Assume the density of oil is . Express your answer using two...
April 15, 2010 by Mikhail

Physics
The acceleration of gravity at the surface of the moon is approximately 1/6 that at the surface of the Earth (9.8m/s). What is the weight of an astronaut standing on the moon whose weight on Earth is 180lbs?
March 8, 2012 by Ashley

physics
A baseball (m = 145 g) traveling 20 m/s moves a fielder's glove backward 25 cm when the ball is caught. What was the average force exerted by the ball on the glove? Magnitude N Direction in the direction opposite to the ball's motion in the direction of the ball's motion ...
February 7, 2015 by mathew

Physics
A spring stretches 4.3 cm when a 13 g object is hung from it. The object is replaced with a block of mass 22 g that oscillates in simple harmonic motion, calculate the period of motion.
December 5, 2010 by Lynette

Physics
A spring stretches 4.3 cm when a 13 g object is hung from it. The object is replaced with a block of mass 22 g that oscillates in simple harmonic motion, calculate the period of motion.
December 6, 2010 by Anonymous

pysics
A spring stretches 3.4-cm when a 7-g object is hung from it. The object is replaced with a block of mass 24 g that oscillates in simple harmonic motion. Calculate the period of motion
January 6, 2011 by sarah

Science 6th grade Earth's day and night ANSWERS
1. how does earth's rotation cause day and night? (1pt) As the earth rotates toward the east the sun appears to rise in the east and set in the west. 2.Roughly how many times does the earth rotate during each complete revolution? (1pt) 365. 3. Saturn's day is roughly 10 hours ...
March 12, 2014 by Queen elsa

Physics
A nurse counts 72 heartbeats in 1 min. Show that the frequency and period of the heartbeats are 1.2 Hz and 0.83 s, respectively. I responded as: frequency=72hb/min*1min/60sec Is this correct? Thank you
August 19, 2013 by Tracee

Astronomy
For an object of mass m in a circular orbit of radius R under the gravitational influence of a center of mass M, find an expression for the total energy, the sum of kinetic and potential energy (with potential energy at infinite distance set to zero), in terms of the ...
December 9, 2013 by keitanako

Physics
Space explorers discover an 8.7×10^17kg asteroid that happens to have a positive charge of 4400 C. They would like to place their 3.3×10^5kg spaceship in orbit around the asteroid. Interestingly, the solar wind has given their spaceship a charge of -1.2C. What speed must ...
August 25, 2016 by Brittany

physics
Which of the following best describes the strength of the gravitational force on Earth due to your mass? A) It is zero as long as you are standing on Earth’s surface. B) It is much greater than Earth’s gravitational force on you because Earth’s mass is so great. C) It is...
May 15, 2012 by blue ivy

Physics - centripetal acceleration
What is the centripetal acceleration of a satellite orbiting Saturn at the location exactly on Saturn radius above the surface of Saturn
October 31, 2010 by Farah

Physics-Please help!
I don't want someone to do this for me-I'm just totally lost and don't even know where to start-I'm totally lost on this one- the earth is surrounded by an electric field with a strenth of 100 N/C at the surface. Its electric properties are the same as a point charge located ...
April 7, 2011 by Rafaela

maths
The Weight of an object varies inversely as the square of its distance from the centre of the earth.the weight of a spacecraft is observed to be only a quater of its weight on earth.How far is the spacecraft from the surface of the earth? [take radius of the earth to be 6400km ]
July 28, 2015 by ashong benjamin

Physics
If you were to jump from an airplane at an altitude of 15000 ft. and fall toward the Earth at 100 mph how long would it take to reach the surface?
February 8, 2008 by Charles

Physics
When you drop a 0.27-kg apple, Earth exerts a force on it that accelerates it at 9.8 m/s2 toward Earth's surface. According to Newton's third law, the apple must exert an equal and opposite reaction force on Earth. If the mass of Earth is 5.98 1024 kg, what would be the ...
December 2, 2015 by Anonymous

physics
A circular wire coil consists of 100 turns and is wound tightly around a very long iron cylinder with a radius of 2.5 cm and a relative permeability of 2200. The loop has a current of 7.5A in it. Determine the magnetic field strength produced by the coil (a) at the center of ...
February 17, 2011 by Isabell

Physics
A small compass is held horizontally, the center of its needle a distance of 0.460 m directly north of a long wire that is perpendicular to the earth's surface. When there is no current in the wire, the compass needle points due north, which is the direction of the horizontal...
February 25, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
What equations should I use to calculate the effective value of g, the acceleration of gravity (in meters/second^2), at 5800 km above the earth's surface?
October 23, 2010 by Adolfo

College Physics
A 1.70 kg object attached to a spring moves without friction and is driven by an external force given by F = (3.00 N) sin(2πt). (a) If the force constant of the spring is 20.0 N/m, determine the period. _____s For this one I tried 2*pi*sqrt(1.7/20) but it said my answer ...
April 9, 2012 by Anand

Physics
When an automobile moves over a wide, closed loop of wire embedded in a road surface, is the magnetic field of the Earth within the loop altered? Is a pulse of current produced? Can you cite a practical application for this at a traffic intersection?
February 13, 2008 by Peyton

Physics
When an automobile moves over a wide, closed loop of wire embedded in a road surface, the magnetic field of the Earth within the loop altered? Is a pulse of current produced? Can you cite a practical application for this at a traffic intersection?
April 30, 2010 by elizabeth

chemistry
determine the concentration of NH3(aq) that is required to dissolve 775 mg of AgCl(s) in 100.0 mL of solution. The Ksp of AgCl is 1.77× 10–10.] please help!!!!!!!
April 3, 2015 by maggie

mechanics and heat
At the same instant that a 0.5 kg ball is dropped from 25 m above earth , a second ball , with a mass of 0.25 kg , is thrown straight upward from earth’s surface with an initial speed of 15 m/s . They move along nearby lines and pass without colliding. What is the velocity ...
January 7, 2015 by awash

Astronomy
Saturn’s Moon Janus is observed to orbit the planet with period 0.695 days, grazing the planet with an orbital radius only 2.64 times the radius of the planet itself. Use this information to find the mass of Saturn. Express your answer as a multiple of the mass of Earth M&#...
December 23, 2012 by sam

math
Hi, Nearly all of the energy used on earth comes originally from the sun, and that solar radiation is intercepted at 1370 Wm^-^2 at the top of the atomsphere, and that 49%of this radiation is absorbed by the earths surface. If a shallow dish containing ice or warte, placed on ...
December 5, 2008 by carl

Physics
A mass is tied to a 1 m string. The string is attached to a point on a horizontal frictionless surface and the mass is set into circular motion. The string will break if tension becomes larger than 10 N. The maximum kinetic energy that the mass can achieve before the string ...
November 3, 2016 by Anonymous

Physics
1 m pendlum on Earth has a period of 2 s. What would it's period be on the moon where the acceleration due to gravity is 1.63 m/s2 ?
April 8, 2016 by Aminah

Physics
A satellite is orbiting the earth at a distance of 1.00 x 10^3 km. What is its speed?
November 28, 2012 by Andrew

math
a mechanical toy on a circular track goes foward 3in. then back 2in. how many moves does the toy take to complete one 15in. revolution? i got 15 moves but i just want to make sure i did it right.
January 9, 2011 by kaykay

mojo
A hydrogen atom is in its elevnth excited state, n = 12. Using the Bohr model of hydrogen, find the linear momentum. You want to solve for the electron velocity and multiply that by the electrn mass. There are many ways to do this. One would be to get the radius of the orbit ...
August 20, 2007 by physics

physics
If you weigh 650 N on the earth, what would be your weight on the surface of a neutron star that has the same mass as our sun and a diameter of 15.0 km ? Take the mass of the sun to be ms = 1.99×10^30 kg, the gravitational constant to be G = 6.67×10^−11 Nxm^2/kg^2 , ...
March 29, 2012 by Kristina

Physics (pressure)
What is the total mass of the earth's atmosphere? The radius of the Earth is 6.37E6 m, and atmospheric pressure at the surface is 1.013E5 N/m^2 (or Pa). I tried this: 1.013E5 Pa = Mg/ pi(6.37E6)^2 1.013E5 Pa (denominator)= 9.8 M solve for M: I'm coming with different ans from ...
May 3, 2007 by Valerie

science. -_-
Okk so im not asking for answers, i just need somone to expplain this homework to me! I don't get it what so ever. So the homework tittle is Weight in space. So it has a whole discripition in wjich i will write dpwn for you. The paper says: Gravity is an invisible force that ...
September 23, 2013 by Leslie:)

science
imagine you are in a spaceship flying from the earth - describe what you see from the space and how you feel as it moves out of the gravitation pull of earth?
August 25, 2010 by sarthak

science
imagine you are in a spaceship flying from the earth - describe what you see from the space and how you feel as it moves out of the gravitation pull of earth?
August 25, 2010 by sarthak

Physics
Please help me with the following problem: Joe is on a cross-country trip from New York to Los Angeles. He drives for 45.0 min at 70.0 km/h, 10.0 min at 95 km/h, and 30.0 min at 55.0 km/h, and he spends 20.0 min eating lunch and buying gas. What is the average speed for this ...
March 4, 2014 by Brady

physics
A planet orbits a star once every 3.14x10^7 s in a nearly circular orbit of radius 1.51x10^11 m. (a) With respect to the star, determine the angular speed of the planet b) With respect to the star, determine the tangential speed of the planet. c) With respect to the star, ...
May 25, 2012 by Jennifer

MATH
Source: At the end of 1993, scientists tracked 1550 nonfunctional components in orbit and projected 42 such objects are added each year. Suppose that an average of 15 of these are brought back to Earth each year. Question. Let t represent time in years. Write the function D ...
November 17, 2011 by Rebecca

physics
A piston in a car engine has a mass of 0.75 kg and moves with motion wich was approximately simple harmonic. If the amplitude of zis oscillation is 10 cm and z max. safe operating speed of z engine is 6000 rev. per min. Calculate: a. Max acceleration of z piston b. Max.speed ...
January 16, 2012 by Nuwaya

physics
A proton moves in a circular path perpendicular to a constant magnetuc field. If the field strengrh of the magnet is increased, does the diameter of the circular path incresse, decrease, or remain the same?
April 23, 2014 by cindy

Physics
The period of motion of an object-spring system is T = 0.474 s when an object of mass m = 296 g is attached to the spring. (a) Find the frequency of motion in hertz. _______Hz (b) Find the force constant of the spring. _______N/m (c) If the total energy of the oscillating ...
December 6, 2012 by Ame

college, Astronomy
Compared with the strength of Earth's gravity at its surface, how much weaker is gravity at a distance of 13 Earth radii from Earth's center?
March 31, 2010 by Anonymous

PHYSICS
Search: a 1.0 kg mass weighs 9.8 n on earths surface and the radius of the earth is roughly 6.4x10 to the 6 m. what is the mass of the earth and the average density of Earth
December 8, 2010 by Tracey

Physics
The gravitational acceleration on the surface of Mercury is 0.38 times that of Earth. Its radius is also about 0.38 times that of the Earth. What is the ratio of the density of Mars to that of Earth?
December 5, 2013 by Shelby

ALGEBRA
A satalites escape velocity is 6.5 mi/sec, the radius of the earth is 3960 miles and the earth's gravitational constant(g) is 32.2 ft/sec^2 How far is the satelite from the surface of the earth?
July 1, 2013 by ASHLEY

Physics
An airplane whose air speed is 600 mi/h is flying perpendicularly to jet stream whose speed relative to the Earth's surface is 100 mi/h. What is the airplane's speed relative to the Earth?
May 20, 2014 by student 2017

Physics
A block is executing simple harmonic motion on a frictionless surface with an amplitude of .100m. At a point 0.060m away from equilibrium point the speed of the block is 0.320m/s. What is the period? What is the displacement when the speed is 0.20m/s?
June 29, 2011 by Jocelyn

Astronomy
Compared with the strength of Earth's gravity at its surface, how much weaker is gravity at a distance of 13 Earth radii from Earth's center?
March 31, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics
Using the fact that a 1.0 kg mass weighs 9.8N on the surface of the earth and the radius of the earth is roughly 6.4x10^8m. calculate the mass of the earth.
May 3, 2010 by Hannah

physics
The earth's atmosphere extends to a height of nearby 200KM above its surface there many be explosion and noises taking place in the outer space but we do not hear them.why?
January 3, 2012 by Vivek

Basic electricity
A body having a mass of 4.5kg is supported 30kg above earth surface calculate the portential energy take 10kg?
February 16, 2016 by Gideon

Chemistry
Say you are observing a motional behavior of 40 Helium molecules. Keeping the basic concepts of the kinetic-molecular theory of gases in mind: You follow one of the molecules with your eye. Over a lengthy period of time, does the molecule exhibit systematic motion, or is it ...
November 5, 2012 by Anonymous

phys223
What is the amplitude of the motion? Remember, at t = 0 a block with mass M = 5 kg moves with a velocity v = 2 m/s at position xo = -.33 m from the equilibrium position of the spring. The block is attached to a massless spring of spring constant k = 61.2 N/m and slides on a ...
September 30, 2013 by eddy

Food engineering/biology
Hey Can anyone help me out with this problem. For part a i understand i plot microbial numbers against time on semi log paper to determine D value for the two temperatures. But i'm unsure how to do part b. Alicyclobacillus acidoterrestris is a quite hat resistant microorganism...
May 23, 2010 by Jennifer

physics
While waiting to board a helicopter, you notice that the rotor's motion changed from 340 rev/min to 265 rev/min in one minute. Assuming that this acceleration remains constant, calculate how much longer (in seconds) it will take for the rotor to stop.
May 6, 2013 by Anon

physics
The value of g at Earth’s surface is about 9.8 m/s^2. If Earth were of uniform density (same mass/volume throughout), what would the value of g be inside Earth at half its radius?
March 6, 2012 by jim

physics
A Ferris wheel with radius 14.0 m is turning about a horizontal axis through its center, as shown in the figure below. The linear speed of a passenger on the rim is constant and equal to 6.00 m/s. A.What is the magnitude of the passenger's acceleration as she passes through ...
February 2, 2011 by mely

physics
A Ferris wheel with radius 14.0 m is turning about a horizontal axis through its center, as shown in the figure below. The linear speed of a passenger on the rim is constant and equal to 6.00 m/s. A.What is the magnitude of the passenger's acceleration as she passes through ...
February 2, 2011 by andrea

Physical Science
The Earth moves in a nearly perfect circle around the Sun. Assume the speed stays constant. Is the Earth accelerating or not?
October 12, 2013 by unknown

Astronomy
Darwin proposed that the Moon formed far closer to Earth than it is now. Let’s see just how close it could possibly be to Earth and survive. In particular, in the next 4 problems you will find the distance from Earth at which the tidal force due to Earth is sufficient to ...
December 23, 2012 by sam

physics
The mass of the Mars is about 0.11 the mass of the earth, its radius is 0.53 that of the earth, and the acceleration due to gravity at the earth's surface is 9.80 {\rm m}/{\rm s}^{2}.
December 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Science 7
1. A student studying a circuit diagram of a lightbulb, battery, and a switch correctly identifies it as a closer circuit. In this diagram, The lightbulb would be a. an insulator b. on*** c. disconnected d. off 2. The focus of gravity on an object on the surface of Mars is ...
November 1, 2016 by cat

Science. Answer Check
1. A student studying a circuit diagram of a lightbulb, battery, and a switch correctly identifies it as a closer circuit. In this diagram, The lightbulb would be a. an insulator b. on*** c. disconnected d. off 2. The focus of gravity on an object on the surface of Mars is ...
December 6, 2016 by Jay

Physics
Which are in static equilibrium? 1. A box sliding down a ramp. 2. A baseball after being hit. 3. A box sliding along a horizontal surface. 4. A perfectly upright freely spinning top 5. A freely swinging simple pendulum 6. A spinning astronaut floating out in deep space. 7. A ...
October 30, 2016 by Jerry

Physics
The second hand and the minute hand on one type of clock are the same length L. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- (a) What is the period Tsecond of the motion of the second hand? (_) The period is 10 seconds. (o) The period is 60 ...
April 5, 2008 by Karen

Earth's Heat Resources
list 3 examples of natural activities or events that carry thermal energy from within Earth directly to Earth's surface. I don't get what kinds of activities its referring to.
December 7, 2010 by Sydney

Earth's Heat Resources
list 3 examples of natural activities or events that carry thermal energy from within Earth directly to Earth's surface. I don't get what kinds of activities its referring to.
December 8, 2010 by Sydney

physics
Assuming that 68.1% of the Earth's surface is covered with water at average depth of 1.21 mi. ,estimate the mass of the water on Earth. One mile is 1.609 km and the radius of the earth is 6.37 x 10^6 m. Answer in units of kg
June 11, 2011 by ashley

earth
Body on surface of earth weighs 400 lb. Radius of earth is about 4000miles. If same body were placed on 4000 mile high tower, what would its weight be
January 20, 2012 by jerry

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