Friday

December 2, 2016
Number of results: 115,015

**physics**

In the figure, forces A, B, C and D each have magnitude 50.0 N and act at the same point on the object. What torque (magnitude and direction) does A force exert on the object about point P? What torque (magnitude and direction) B does force exert on the object about point P? ...

*April 12, 2008 by Erin*

**Physics **

The 22 cm diameter disk in the figure below can rotate on an axle through its center. At the end of this problem, you will calculate the magnitude and direction of the net torque about the axle when F = 22 N. The net torque is just the sum of the individual torques. Depending ...

*October 28, 2014 by Jenny*

**Physics**

A uniform disk with mass m = 8.54 kg and radius R = 1.35 m lies in the x-y plane and centered at the origin. Three forces act in the +y-direction on the disk: 1) a force 333 N at the edge of the disk on the +x-axis, 2) a force 333 N at the edge of the disk on the –y-axis, ...

*November 10, 2014 by stewart*

**Physics**

A body is pivoted at a Point O. Three forces act on it in the directions shown on the figure. FA = 11 N at point A, 8.0 m from O. FB = 15 N at point B, 4.0 m from O. FC = 20 N at point C, 3.0 m from O. What is the net torque about point O? You have to also have the direction ...

*March 18, 2007 by wolfpak*

**physics**

Two ropes are attached to a skater as sketched in the figure below and exert forces on her as shown. Find the magnitude and direction of the total force exerted by the ropes on the skater if θ1 = 32.0° and θ2 = 53.0°. what is the magnitude and direction (horizontal) ?

*February 21, 2009 by kj*

**physics- torque**

1. Find the magnitude of the torque produced by a 3.0 N force applied to a door at a perpendicular distance of 0.25 m from the hinge. 2. A simple pendulum consists of a 3.0 kg point mass hanging at the end of a 2.0 m long light string that is connected to a pivot point. a. ...

*January 13, 2007 by Anonymous*

**INTRO TO PHYSICS**

a) A simple pendulum consists of a small object of mass 3.3 kg hanging at the end of a 2.0-m-long light string that is connected to a pivot point.Calculate the magnitude of the torque (due to the force of gravity) about this pivot point when the string makes a 4.5° angle with...

*October 31, 2012 by Sandy*

**physics**

A force in the +y direction applied at the point x=2.3m,y=1.4m gives rise to a torque of 39n*m about the origin. Find the magnitude of the force.

*November 16, 2012 by jenn*

**Physics**

A force F1 of magnitude 6.90 units acts on an object at the origin in a direction θ = 54.0° above the positive x-axis. (See the figure below.) A second force F2 of magnitude 5.00 units acts on the object in the direction of the positive y-axis. Find graphically the ...

*September 20, 2015 by Jennifer*

**Physics**

Two forces act concurrently on a point P. One force is 60nt due east. The second force is 80nt due north. (a) Find the magnitude and direction of their resultant. (b) What is the magnitude and direction of the equilibriant?

*January 17, 2011 by Elise*

**Physics, check my answer pls**

4. All of the following are true about torque except: A. its units are Newton-meters. B. it can only be produced by a force. C. torque is zero unless the force is pointed perpendicular to the moment arm. D. a force whose line of action passes through the axis of rotation ...

*December 6, 2012 by Nev*

**physics**

Consider a 9·kg disk with a radius of 0.9·m and rotating about an axis passing through its center. (a) What is its rotational inertia? ______ kg·m2 ? (b) Suppose the disk is rotating counterclockwise and speeding up with a rotational acceleration of 4·rad/s2. What is the ...

*February 6, 2013 by wally*

**Physics HELP!**

A simple pendulum consists of a small object of mass 7.40 kg hanging at the end of a 2.10 m long light string that is connected to a pivot point. (a) Calculate the magnitude of the torque (due to the force of gravity) about this pivot point when the string makes a 3.00° angle...

*November 7, 2012 by Brad*

**physics**

A simple pendulum consists of a small object of mass 3.20 kg hanging at the end of a 3.70 m long light string that is connected to a pivot point. (a) Calculate the magnitude of the torque (due to the force of gravity) about this pivot point when the string makes a 7.00° angle...

*November 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

1. Consider the two vectors P and Q. The definition of P is P = i × (i × j). The definition of Q is Q = (i × i) × j . a. The magnitude of P is equal to the magnitude of Q. b. The magnitude of P is greater than the...

*December 27, 2011 by Sarah*

**physics**

A simple pendulum consists of a small object of mass 1.2 kg hanging at the end of a 2.07 m long light string that is connected to a pivot point. Calculate the magnitude of the torque (due to the force of gravity) about this pivot point when the string makes an angle of 6.59 ...

*March 26, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A pendulum consists of an object of mass 1.07 kg that hangs at the end of a massless bar, a distance 1.14 m from the pivot point. Calculate the magnitude of the torque due to gravity about the pivot point if the bar makes an angle of 22° with the vertical. torque = ...

*October 11, 2008 by Vishnu*

**physics**

A pendulum consists of an object of mass 1.07 kg that hangs at the end of a massless bar, a distance 1.14 m from the pivot point. Calculate the magnitude of the torque due to gravity about the pivot point if the bar makes an angle of 22° with the vertical. torque = ...

*October 13, 2008 by Samuel*

**pysics**

Consider a 6·kg disk with a radius of 0.6·m and rotating about an axis passing through its center. (a) What is its rotational inertia? kg·m2 (b) Suppose the disk is rotating counterclockwise and slowing down with a rotational acceleration of 5·rad/s2. What is the net ...

*May 2, 2015 by Amy*

**PHYSICS**

A simple pendulum consits of a 3.0 kg point mass hanging at the end of a 2.0 long light string that is connected to a pivot point. a. Calculate the magnitude of the torque (due to the force of gravity) around this pivot point when the string makes a 5 degree angle with the ...

*January 16, 2007 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A one-piece cylinder is shaped as in the Figure, with a core section protruding from the larger drum. The cylinder is free to rotate around the central axis shown in the drawing. A rope wrapped around the drum, of radius 2.70 m, exerts a force F1 to the right on the cylinder. ...

*November 4, 2014 by Misaki*

**Physics**

As a swimmer pulls his arm through the water, various muscles exert forces on the upper arm. The figure below shows a force F exerted on the humerus (upper arm bone) by the pectoral muscle. The muscle is connected to the bone d = 7.00 cm from the center point O of the shoulder...

*November 8, 2012 by Pat*

**physics**

Hi! could anyone help me to solve this problem please. Three point charges are located at the corners of an equilateral triangle as in the figure below. Find the magnitude and direction of the net electric force on the 1.60 µC charge. (A = 1.60 µC, B = 7.20 µC, and C = -3....

*May 15, 2010 by Chan*

**Physics**

Consider a torque ⃗τ that is constant in both magnitude and direction, and acts on a rigid body of mass 10 kg at a point 1 m from the pivot. How much work does the torque do on the rigid body, if it turns through an angle of 180◦ while the torque is acting? ...

*July 2, 2014 by Kaylee*

**physics**

Four masses are positioned at the corners of a rectangle, as indicated in the figure below (not to scale). (a) Find the magnitude and direction of the net force acting on the 2.0 kg mass if x = 0.40 m and y = 0.12 m. (b) How do your answers to part (a) change (if at all) if ...

*November 27, 2011 by tara*

**Physics**

A force, F = (3x + 4y) N, is applied to an object at a point whose position vector with respect to the pivot point is r = (3x + 3y + 3z) m. Calculate the torque created by the force about that pivot point. I know that torque = -12x + 9y + 3z, but why is -12x negative? Thank ...

*June 18, 2012 by James*

**Physics**

An infinite straight wire carrying a current I=5 A flowing to the right is placed above a rectangular loop of wire with width w=11 cm and length L=27 cm, as shown in the figure below. The distance from the infinite wire to the closest side of the rectangle is h=1.7 cm. The ...

*June 14, 2013 by Annoyingmous*

**Physics**

An infinite straight wire carrying a current I=5 A flowing to the right is placed above a rectangular loop of wire with width w=11 cm and length L=27 cm, as shown in the figure below. The distance from the infinite wire to the closest side of the rectangle is h=1.7 cm. The ...

*June 15, 2013 by Annoyingmous*

**Physics**

q1= 25 pC q2 = -75 pC A) calculate the magnitude of the electric force between the two charges B) Is the force attractive or repulsive? C) calculate the magnitude and direction of E1 *( there is an arrow above E1) , the electric field at the orgin due to charge q1. D) ...

*April 12, 2011 by Angela Britt*

**help me please**

Four 9.5 kg spheres are located at the corners of a square of side 0.70 m. Calculate the magnitude and direction of the gravitational force on one sphere due to the other three. What is the magnitude? ___ N Figure the vector of the opposite corner, and the adjacent corners ...

*October 9, 2006 by Teri D*

**physics**

A forse of 75 N due north and 105 N due east is acting on a point. What is the magnitude and direction of the resultant force? What is the magnitde and direction of the equilibrant?

*November 2, 2011 by Sarah*

**Physics**

Four point charges are at the corners of a square of side a as shown in the figure below. Determine the magnitude and direction of the resultant electric force on q, with ke, q, and a left in symbolic form. (Let B = 2.5q and C = 8q. Let the +x-axis be pointing to the right.) ...

*June 30, 2014 by Harley*

**Physics**

A force 1 of magnitude 7.20 units acts on an object at the origin in a direction θ = 29.0° above the positive x-axis. (See the figure below.) A second force 2 of magnitude 5.00 units acts on the object in the direction of the positive y-axis. Find graphically the ...

*February 14, 2012 by Haroula*

**Physics - Torque**

A particle is acted on by two torques about the origin: T1 has a magnitude of 4.3 N*m and is directed in the positive direction of the x axis, and T2 has a magnitude of 3.2 N*m and is directed in the negative direction of the y axis. What are the magnitude [in N*m] and ...

*March 31, 2007 by COFFEE*

**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**

Three lead balls of mass m1 = 16kg, m2 = 26kg, and m3 = 9.3kg are arranged as shown in the figure below. Find the total gravitational force exerted by balls 1 and 2 on ball 3. Be sure to give the magnitude and the direction of this force. magnitude N direction ° ...

*June 14, 2013 by Jody*

**physics**

Two point charges, q1 and q2, are placed 0.30 m apart on the x-axis, as shown in the figure above. Charge q1 has a value of –3.0 x 10–9 C. The net electric field at point P is zero Q: Calculate the magnitude of charge q2. Q: Calculate the magnitude of the electric force on...

*February 23, 2012 by Kayberlynn*

**Physics**

A 50-story building is being planned. It is to be 200.0 high with a base 48.0 by 66.0 . Its total mass will be about 2.5×107 , and its weight therefore about 2.5×108 . Suppose a 200 wind exerts a force of 860 over the 66.0 wide face . Part A Calculate the magnitude of the ...

*June 29, 2011 by Jenny*

**physics**

A force Farrowbold1 of magnitude 5.00 units acts on an object at the origin in a direction θ = 34.0° above the positive x-axis. (See the figure below.) A second force Farrowbold2 of magnitude 5.00 units acts on the object in the direction of the positive y-axis. Find ...

*January 28, 2013 by george*

**physics**

Find the magnitude and direction of the net electrostatic force exerted on the point charge q3 in the figure below, where q = +2.5 μC and d = 28 cm. The picture is of a square. q1=+q, q2=-2q, q3=-3q, q4=-4

*July 17, 2011 by Chloe*

**physics**

Find the magnitude and direction of the net electrostatic force exerted on the point charge q3 in the figure below, where q = +2.5 μC and d = 28 cm. The picture is of a square. q1=+q, q2=-2q, q3=-3q, q4=-4

*July 17, 2011 by Chloe*

**physics**

A pendulum consists of an object of mass 1.07 kg that hangs at the end of a massless bar, a distance 1.14 m from the pivot point. Calculate the magnitude of the torque due to gravity about the pivot point if the bar makes an angle of 22° with the vertical.

*October 9, 2008 by Ellen*

**Mcmaster**

A pendulum consists of an object of mass 2.26 kg that hangs at the end of a massless bar, a distance 2.02 m from the pivot point. Calculate the magnitude of the torque due to gravity about the pivot point if the bar makes an angle of 54° with the vertical.

*March 7, 2012 by Gabbie*

**Physics**

A simple pendulum consists of a 3 kg point of mass hanging at the end of a 2 m long light string that is connected to a pivot point. a. Calculate the magnitude of the torque (due to gravitational force) around this pivot point when the string makes a 5 degree angle with the ...

*December 7, 2008 by Kathrine*

**Physics**

You are installing a new spark plug in your car, and the manual specifies that it be tightened to a torque that has a magnitude of 45.8 N*m. Using the data in the figure below (L = 0.287 m and θ = 49.6°), determine the magnitude F of the force that you must exert on the ...

*November 9, 2015 by Julia*

**physics**

A 3.5 kg block, initially in motion, is pushed along a horizontal floor by a force F of magnitude 17 N at an angle θ = 35° with the horizontal (Figure 6-20). The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and floor is 0.25. (Assume the positive direction is to the...

*July 14, 2010 by Sam*

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A 3.5 kg block, initially in motion, is pushed along a horizontal floor by a force F of magnitude 17 N at an angle θ = 35° with the horizontal (Figure 6-20). The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and floor is 0.25. (Assume the positive direction is to the...

*July 14, 2010 by Sam*

**Physics**

Four point charges are at the corners of a square of side a as shown in the figure below. Determine the magnitude and direction of the resultant electric force on q, with ke, q, and a left in symbolic form. (B = 4q and C = 6.5q. Let the +x-axis be pointing to the right.) F = ...

*March 30, 2013 by Sofia*

**physics**

The figure below shows two current carrying wires and the directions of the currents they carry. The wires carry the following currents: I1 = 12.5 A and I2 = 9.8 A. Wire 1 is at (0, 4.0) mm; wire 2 is at (13.3, 0) mm; point P is at (13.3, 4.0) mm. webassign. net/userimages/...

*April 10, 2013 by k*

**Physics**

Three point charges are located at the corners of an equilateral triangle as in the figure below. Find the magnitude and direction of the net electric force on the 0.70 µC charge. (A = 0.70 µC, B = 6.50 µC, and C = -3.90 µC.)

*March 30, 2013 by Yannic*

**physics**

Find the net torque on the wheel in the figure below about the axle through O perpendicular to the page, taking a = 11.0 cm and b = 23.0 cm. (Indicate the direction with the sign of your answer. Assume that the positive direction is counterclockwise.)

*April 30, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Find the net torque on the wheel in the figure below about the axle through O perpendicular to the page, taking a = 5.00 cm and b = 23.0 cm. (Indicate the direction with the sign of your answer. Assume that the positive direction is counterclockwise.) f1= 10 f2= 9 f3=12

*March 4, 2015 by alba*

**Physics**

A duck has a mass of 2.3 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.08 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.21 N in a direction of 55° south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity of the duck is 0.10 m/s in ...

*October 12, 2010 by Niveen*

**physics**

A proton, traveling with a velocity of 4.9 106 m/s due east, experiences a magnetic force that has a maximum magnitude of 7.4 10-14 N and a direction of due south. What are the magnitude and direction of the magnetic field causing the force?

*February 26, 2014 by Dee*

**physics**

Before starting this problem, review Conceptual Example 7. The force vector A has a magnitude of 79.0 newtons (N) and points due east. The force vector B has a magnitude of 107 N and points 75.0 ° north of east. Find the (a) magnitude and (b) direction of A - B. (Give the ...

*January 30, 2011 by thaokieu*

**physics**

Before starting this problem, review Conceptual Example 7. The force vector A has a magnitude of 70.0 newtons (N) and points due east. The force vector B has a magnitude of 111 N and points 71.4 ° north of east. Find the (a) magnitude and (b) direction of A - B. (Give the ...

*January 30, 2012 by jim*

**physics **

Before starting this problem, review Conceptual Example 7. The force vector A has a magnitude of 97.0 newtons (N) and points due east. The force vector B has a magnitude of 107 N and points 71.4 ° north of east. Find the (a) magnitude and (b) direction of A - B. (Give the ...

*March 4, 2015 by n *

**science physics**

1.) What is the Magnitude of the electrostatic force on a +5 C charge 1.75 m to the left of a -2.5 C charge? (show your work) 2.) In What direction does the force on the +5 C charge act? 3.)Calculate the magnitude of the electric field of the -2.5 C charge at the location of ...

*May 14, 2013 by Todd*

**physics **

consider the arrangement of four +20 microCouloumb point charges located at all 4 corners of a square with 30cm sides. calculate the magnitude and direction for the force on each charge due to the other 3 point charges.

*June 2, 2015 by gipi*

**physics**

A 301-kg boat is sailing 16.5° north of east at a speed of 2.08 m/s. Thirty seconds later, it is sailing 37.2° north of east at a speed of 3.60 m/s. During this time, three forces act on the boat: a 32.7-N force directed 16.5° north of east (due to an auxiliary engine), a ...

*October 3, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 301-kg boat is sailing 16.5° north of east at a speed of 2.08 m/s. Thirty seconds later, it is sailing 37.2° north of east at a speed of 3.60 m/s. During this time, three forces act on the boat: a 32.7-N force directed 16.5° north of east (due to an auxiliary engine), a ...

*October 9, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Given the vector from the pivot point to the force and the magnitude of the force. 1.How would one find the angle of the force? 2.How would one find the torque? 3.How would one calculate the maximum/minimum torque?

*October 8, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Calc 3**

A wrench .9m long lies along the positive y-axis, and grips a bolt at the origin. A force is applied in the direction of (0,1,3) at the end of the wrench. Find the magnitude of the force in newtons needed to supply 100 J of torque to the bolt. This is the formula i have: T=|r ...

*September 13, 2007 by Raquel*

**p**

A newly planted tree is supported against the wind by a rope tied to a stake in the ground, as shown in the figure below. The force of the wind, though distributed over the tree, is equivalent to a single force F, as shown in the figure. Find the tension in the rope. Assume ...

*March 26, 2012 by JOHN*

**Physics**

The drawing shows two identical systems of objects; each consists of the same three small balls connected by massless rods. In both systems the axis is perpendicular to the page, but it is located at a different place, as shown. The same force of magnitude F is applied to the ...

*April 1, 2012 by Beth*

**Physics**

A square metal plate with length L= 0.14 m on each side is pivoted about an axis through the center point O, perpendicular to the plate. Calculate the net torque about this axis due to the three forces shown that act at the corners, with magnitudes F1 =18 N, F2 = 28 N, and F3...

*October 28, 2016 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A particle has a charge of +1.5 µC and moves from point A to point B, a distance of 0.19 m. The particle experiences a constant electric force, and its motion is along the line of action of the force. The difference between the particle's electric potential energy at A and B ...

*January 17, 2012 by Taylor*

**physics**

A particle has a charge of +1.5 µC and moves from point A to point B, a distance of 0.19 m. The particle experiences a constant electric force, and its motion is along the line of action of the force. The difference between the particle's electric potential energy at A and B ...

*January 17, 2012 by Taylor*

**PHYSICS**

The cutting tool on a lathe is given two displacements, one of magnitude 4 cm and one of magnitude 3 cm, in each one of five situations (a) through (e) diagrammed in the figure below. Rank these situations according to the magnitude of the total displacement of the tool, ...

*November 20, 2012 by JOAN*

**Trig..please help!**

Two forces are pushing an ice shanty along the Ice. One has a magnitude of 330 lb in a direction due east. The other force has a magnitude of 110 lb in a direction 54 degrees east of north. What are the magnitude and direction of the resulant force?

*January 6, 2013 by Rachel*

**Physics**

Consider a torque ⃗τ that is constant in both magnitude and direction, and acts on a rigid body of mass 10 kg at a point 1 m from the pivot. How much work does the torque do on the rigid body, if it turns through an angle of 180◦ while the torque is acting? ...

*July 2, 2014 by Kaylee*

**Physics**

TORQUE, ROTATION AND TRANSLATION A Yo-Yo of mass m has an axle of radius b and a spool of radius R . Its moment of inertia about the center can be taken to be I=(1/2)mR2 and the thickness of the string can be neglected. The Yo-Yo is released from rest. You will need to assume ...

*November 24, 2013 by Anon*

**physics**

A force, F = (2x + 5y) N, is applied to an object at a point whose position vector with respect to the pivot point is r = (2x + 4y + 5z) m. Calculate the torque created by the force about that pivot point.

*March 25, 2011 by HELP!!!!*

**College Physics**

A force, F = (2x + 3y) N, is applied to an object at a point whose position vector with respect to the pivot point is r = (5x + 4y + 2z) m. Calculate the torque (in units on Nm) created by the force about that pivot point.

*November 3, 2013 by Kimmy*

**physics**

Two forces are applied to a tree stump to pull it out of the ground. Force A has a magnitude of 2880 newtons (N) and points 42.0 ° south of east, while force B has a magnitude of 4360 N and points due south. Using the component method, find the (a) magnitude and (b) direction...

*September 5, 2014 by Shant*

**Physics**

A ball (mass = 250 g) on the end of an ideal string is moving in circular motion as a conical pendulum. The length L of the string is 1.92 m and the angle with the vertical is 37 degrees. A) What is the magnitude of the torque (N m) and direction (from the listed answers) of ...

*November 13, 2010 by Miki*

**physics**

A duck has a mass of 2.9 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.07 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.21 N in a direction of 60° south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity of the duck is 0.12 m/s in ...

*October 13, 2010 by Sean*

**Physics**

Four point charges are at the corners of a square of side a as shown in the figure below. Determine the magnitude and direction of the resultant electric force on q, with ke, q, and a left in symbolic form. (B = 4q and C = 6.5q. Let the +x-axis be pointing to the right.) b|---...

*March 30, 2013 by Sofia*

**physics help**

A pendulum of mass m= 0.8 kg and length l=1 m is hanging from the ceiling. The massless string of the pendulum is attached at point P. The bob of the pendulum is a uniform shell (very thin hollow sphere) of radius r=0.4 m, and the length l of the pendulum is measured from the ...

*January 10, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics help**

A pendulum of mass m= 0.8 kg and length l=1 m is hanging from the ceiling. The massless string of the pendulum is attached at point P. The bob of the pendulum is a uniform shell (very thin hollow sphere) of radius r=0.4 m, and the length l of the pendulum is measured from the ...

*January 10, 2014 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS(HELP)**

A pendulum of mass m= 0.8 kg and length l=1 m is hanging from the ceiling. The massless string of the pendulum is attached at point P. The bob of the pendulum is a uniform shell (very thin hollow sphere) of radius r=0.4 m, and the length l of the pendulum is measured from the ...

*January 11, 2014 by Anonymous*

**PHY 131**

three forces act on a moving force object. one cforce has a magnitude of 80.O N and is directed due north. another has a magnitude of 60.0N and is due west. What must the magnitude and direction of the 3rd force, such that the object continues to move at a constant velocity.

*March 23, 2010 by S.Strange*

**physics**

Three charged particles are placed at the corners of an equilateral triangle of side 1.20 m (see figure). The charges are Q1 = +3.8 µC, Q2 = -9.0 µC, and Q3 = -6.1 µC. Calculate the magnitude and direction of the net force on each due to the other two. (Assume the +x axis ...

*February 6, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A man opens a 1.14-m wide door by pushing on it with a force of 49.5 N directed perpendicular to its surface. (a) What magnitude torque does he apply about an axis through the hinges if the force is applied at the center of the door? N · m (b) What magnitude torque does he ...

*March 6, 2015 by alba*

**Physics 1**

A man opens a 1.14-m wide door by pushing on it with a force of 49.5 N directed perpendicular to its surface. (a) What magnitude torque does he apply about an axis through the hinges if the force is applied at the center of the door? N · m (b) What magnitude torque does he ...

*March 6, 2015 by Gina*

**ap physics**

A man opens a 1.14-m wide door by pushing on it with a force of 49.5 N directed perpendicular to its surface. (a) What magnitude torque does he apply about an axis through the hinges if the force is applied at the center of the door? N · m (b) What magnitude torque does he ...

*March 19, 2015 by amar*

**Physics**

The helicopter view in the figure below shows two people pulling on a stubborn mule. Assume that F1 is 130 N, and F2 is 65 N. The forces are measured in units of newtons (N). (a) Find the single force that is equivalent to the two forces shown. In both magnitude and direction...

*May 18, 2011 by anne*

**Physics**

A 10.0-kg object experiences a drag force due to air resistance. The magnitude of this drag force depends on its speed, and obeys the equation Fdrag =(12.0 N-s/m)v + (4.00 N-s2/m2)v2. (a) What is the terminal speed of this object if it is falling due to gravity? (b) At what ...

*February 19, 2013 by Stehlin*

**Physics Classical Mechanics Help ASAP**

A pendulum of mass m= 0.8 kg and length l=1 m is hanging from the ceiling. The massless string of the pendulum is attached at point P. The bob of the pendulum is a uniform shell (very thin hollow sphere) of radius r=0.4 m, and the length l of the pendulum is measured from the ...

*January 10, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A particle with a mass of 1.55 kg is acted on by a force Fx acting in the x-direction. If the magnitude of the force varies in time as shown in the figure below, determine the following.

*January 12, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics - Torque**

A particle is acted on by two torques about the origin: T1 has a magnitude of 4.3 N*m and is directed in the positive direction of the x axis, and T2 has a magnitude of 3.2 N*m and is directed in the negative direction of the y axis. What are the magnitude [in N*m] and ...

*March 31, 2007 by COFFEE*

**statics**

A1 Helicopter in flight with unbalanced stores A helicopter in forward flight is shown in Figure 1. The helicopter in forward flight experiences a horizontal drag force DF . The drag force DF is assumed to pass through O. The helicopter is held up in the air ...

*February 2, 2015 by Erika*

**physics**

Two forces act on a 10-kg mass. The first force has a magnitude of 15 N and pushes the mass due North. The second force has a magnitude of 25 N and pushes the force due West. What is the magnitude and direction of the acceleration of the mass?

*June 27, 2013 by gale*

**physics**

When we studied the concept of work, we learned that work = force x distance. Now we learn that torque = force x distance. What's different about these two definitions?A) For work, distance and force are in the same direction; for torque they are perpendicular to each other.B...

*March 1, 2012 by jim*

**principles of physics**

When we studied the concept of work, we learned that work = force x distance. Now we learn that torque = force x distance. What's different about these two definitions?A) For work, distance and force are in the same direction; for torque they are perpendicular to each other.B...

*March 2, 2012 by CHRIS*

**Classical mechanics**

A pendulum of mass m= 0.9 kg and length l=1 m is hanging from the ceiling. The massless string of the pendulum is attached at point P. The bob of the pendulum is a uniform shell (very thin hollow sphere) of radius r=0.4 m, and the length l of the pendulum is measured from the ...

*January 10, 2014 by JuanPro*

**physics**

A duck has a mass of 2.3 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.07 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.26 N in a direction of 48° south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity of the duck is 0.15 m/s in ...

*September 23, 2010 by ellen*

**Physics**

A duck has a mass of 2.8 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.09 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.20 N in a direction of 47° south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity of the duck is 0.12 m/s in ...

*September 21, 2012 by Bob*

**Physics**

A duck has a mass of 2.8 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.09 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.20 N in a direction of 47° south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity of the duck is 0.12 m/s in ...

*September 21, 2012 by Bob*

**physics**

A duck has a mass of 2.2 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.11 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.12 N in a direction of 50° south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity of the duck is 0.12 m/s in ...

*September 25, 2014 by Yiah*