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July 22, 2014

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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
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

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

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 - 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 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- 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

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
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 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
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
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 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 - 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
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
Consider a 9kg disk with a radius of 0.9m and rotating about an axis passing through its center. (a) What is its rotational inertia? ______ kgm2 ? (b) Suppose the disk is rotating counterclockwise and speeding up with a rotational acceleration of 4rad/s2. What is the net ...
February 6, 2013 by wally

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 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
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
A jogger travels a route that has two parts. The first is a displacement of 2.15 km due south, and the second involves a displacement that points due east. The resultant displacement + has a magnitude of 3.95 km. (a) What is the magnitude of , and what is the direction of + as...
January 27, 2014 by timmmothy

Physics
A jogger travels a route that has two parts. The first is a displacement of 2.90 km due south, and the second involves a displacement that points due east. The resultant displacement + has a magnitude of 4.25 km. (a) What is the magnitude of , and what is the direction of + as...
August 25, 2013 by RW

Physics
A jogger travels a route that has two parts. The first is a displacement of 2.20 km due south, and the second involves a displacement that points due east. The resultant displacement + has a magnitude of 4.10 km. (a) What is the magnitude of , and what is the direction of + as...
January 28, 2014 by Alister

Physics 1
A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 0.45 km due east, 0.80 km due south, and 2.05 km in a direction 43.0 north of west. The time required for this trip is 2.50 h. (a) Determine the magnitude and direction (relative to due west) of the bird watcher's ...
September 18, 2012 by Anonymous

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

Physics
A 4.00-m-long, 500 kg steel beam extends horizontally from the point where it has been bolted to the framework of a new building under construction. A 70.0 kg construction worker stands at the far end of the beam. What is the magnitude of the torque about the point where the ...
December 4, 2010 by Anonymous

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
At one instant a bicyclist is 58.0 m due east of a park's flagpole, going due south with a speed of 13.0 m/s. Then 35.0 s later, the cyclist is 58.0 m due north of the flagpole, going due east with a speed of 13.0 m/s. For the cyclist in this 35.0 s interval, what are the (a) ...
September 17, 2013 by kristy

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
I have two questions, both are about angular momentum so I thought I'd post them together. I'm really confused on anything regarding rolling wheels and things like that (help me please!. It seems as though the whole chapter was amassed of all of the topics I cant wrap my head ...
July 30, 2010 by Emily

physics
The body in Fig. 10-37 is pivoted at O. Three forces act on it in the directions shown: FA = 13 N at point A, 6.4 m from O; FB = 17 N at point B, 3.6 m from O; and FC = 15 N at point C, 2.2 m from O. Taking the clockwise direction to be negative, what is the net torque about O?
March 26, 2012 by Timmy

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
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
In wandering, a grizzly bear makes a displacement of1588m due west, followed by a displacement of3390m in a direction38.0north of west. What are the magnitude and the direction of the displacement needed for the bear to return to its starting point? Specify the ...
September 17, 2009 by sandhu

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 a...
October 12, 2010 by Niveen

physics
a point charge q1= -4.00nC is at a point (0.6,0.8) in the xy axis, and a second point charge q2=4.73nC is at the point (0.6,0), calculate the magnitude and direction of the net electric field at the origin due to these two points. Ive tried calculating the two separate ...
December 5, 2011 by mo

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
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 please check
A charge of -3.00 C is fixed at the center of a compass. Two additional charges are fixed on the circle of the compass (radius = 0.125 m). The charges on the circle are -4.60 C at the position due north and +5.00 C at the position due east. What is the magnitude and ...
December 14, 2007 by Mary

physics
A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 0.45 km due east, 0.60 km due south, and 2.70 km in a direction 37.0 north of west. The time required for this trip is 4.00 h. (a) Determine the magnitude and direction (relative to due west) of the bird watcher's ...
September 5, 2010 by demi

Physcis(Please help)
A pilot flies her route in two straight-line segments. The displacement vector A for the first segment has a magnitude of 254 km and a direction 30.0o north of east. The displacement vector for the second segment has a magnitude of 178 km and a direction due west. The ...
May 27, 2012 by Hannah

CONFUSING!
1.A woman rides a carnival Ferris wheel at radius 15 m, completing five turns about its horizontal axis every minute. What are (a) the period of the motion, the (b) magnitude and (c) direction of her centripetal acceleration at the highest point, and the (d) magnitude and (e...
October 1, 2006 by Amber

physics
A pilot flies her route in two straight-line segments. The displacement vector A for the first segment has a magnitude of 246 km and a direction 30.0o north of east. The displacement vector B for the second segment has a magnitude of 178 km and a direction due west. The ...
January 17, 2013 by shantel

physics
A pilot flies her route in two straight-line segments. The displacement vector A for the first segment has a magnitude of 246 km and a direction 30.0o north of east. The displacement vector B for the second segment has a magnitude of 178 km and a direction due west. The ...
January 17, 2013 by shantel

Physics
A bird watcher meanders through the woods, walking 0.35 km due east, 0.65 km due south, and 2.05 km in a direction 31.0 north of west. The time required for this trip is 3.50 h. Determine the magnitude and direction (relative to due west) of the bird watcher's. Find the ...
October 11, 2008 by Kevin

gr 12 physics NEED HELP PLEASE
Vector A has a magnitude of 12.3 units and points due west. Vector B points due north. (a) What is the magnitude of B if A + B has a magnitude of 15.0 units? (b) What is the direction of A + B relative to due west? (c) What is the magnitude of B if A - B has a magnitude of 15....
September 16, 2010 by Anonymous

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 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
Two vectors have magnitudes 3.0 and 4.0. How are the directions of the two vectors related given the following conditions? 1) The sum has magnitude 7.0. (a)They both point in the same direction. (b)They each point in opposite directions. (c) They are perpendicular to each ...
February 7, 2010 by Eunice

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 21.7...
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 21.7...
October 9, 2012 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

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 a...
October 13, 2010 by Sean

gen physics
Vector A has a magnitude of 71 units and points due west, while vector B has the same magnitude and points due south. Find the magnitude and direction of (a) A + B and (b) A - B . Specify the directions relative to due west.
July 2, 2013 by ODU

physics
Displacement vector points due east and has a magnitude of 2.69 km. Displacement vector points due north and has a magnitude of 7.91 km. Displacement vector points due west and has a magnitude of 8.64 km. Displacement vector points due south and has a magnitude of 4.57 km. ...
September 15, 2012 by loli09

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
A pilot flies her route in two straight-line segments. The displacement vector A for the first segment has a magnitude of 242 km and a direction 30.0o north of east. The displacement vector for the second segment has a magnitude of 177 km and a direction due west. The ...
January 30, 2011 by thaokieu

Physics- torque
A man ties one end of a strong rope 8.35 m long to the bumper of his truck, 0.506 m from the ground, and the other end to a vertical tree trunk at a height of 3.92 m. He uses the truck to create a tension of 8.32x10^2 N in the rope. Compute the magnitude of the torque on the ...
November 18, 2013 by Mike

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

physics
A regional airline flight consists of two legs with an intermediate stop. The airplane flies 380 due north from airport A to airport B. From there, it flies 260 due east to its final destination at airport C. Part A What is the magnitude of the planes displacement from its ...
September 29, 2012 by sammy

physics
A particle has a charge of +1.5 C 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 C 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 heavy concrete panel is being lifted into position in a building by means of a crane (see figure below). The tension of 2.52 104 N in the supporting cable produces a torque with respect to point O. (Let L = 41.0 m.) (a) Does this torque tend to rotate the panel clockwise or ...
July 25, 2012 by Velma

Physics!!
An athlete at the gym holds a 5.54kg steel ball in his hand. His arm is 80.4cm long and has a mass of 4.26kg. What is the magnitude of the torque about his shoulder if he holds his arm straight out to his side, parallel to the floor? b).What is the magnitude of the torque ...
November 12, 2012 by joane

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 charge of -3.00 C is fixed at the center of a compass. Two additional charges are fixed on the circle of the compass (radius = 0.135 m). The charges on the circle are -3.20 C at the position due north and +5.00 C at the position due east. What is the magnitude and ...
August 29, 2007 by Mary

Physics
A charge of -3.00 C is fixed at the center of a compass. Two additional charges are fixed on the circle of the compass (radius = 0.135 m). The charges on the circle are -3.20 C at the position due north and +5.00 C at the position due east. What is the magnitude and ...
September 1, 2007 by Mary

Physics
A charge of -3.00 C is fixed at the center of a compass. Two additional charges are fixed on the circle of the compass (radius = 0.130 m). The charges on the circle are -4.00 C at the position due north and +5.00 C at the position due east. What is the magnitude and ...
September 21, 2007 by Mary

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

Phisics (Urgent)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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 12, 2014 by Anonimus

Physics
A rabbit runs in a garden such that the x- and y-components of its displacement as function of times are given by x(t) = −0.44t2 − 6.0t + 73 and y(t)= 0.35t2 + 8.3t + 34. (Both x and y are in meters and t is in seconds.) (a) Calculate the rabbit's position (...
September 10, 2010 by Gina

physics 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 12, 2014 by Anonimus

PHYSICS!
Orville walks 270 m due east. He then continues walking along a straight line, but in a different direction, and stops 230 m northeast of his starting point. How far did he walk during the second portion of the trip and in what direction? Please I need a good explanation for ...
September 17, 2011 by Unknown

Physics help
Orville walks 270 m due east. He then continues walking along a straight line, but in a different direction, and stops 230 m northeast of his starting point. How far did he walk during the second portion of the trip and in what direction? Please I need a good explanation for ...
September 18, 2011 by Shereen

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 Classical Mechanics
A uniform stick of mass m and length l is suspended horizontally with end B at the edge of a table as shown in the diagram, and the other end A is originally held by hand. The hand at A is suddenly released. At the instant immediately after the release: (a) What is the ...
November 7, 2013 by A

Physics
Displacement vector A points due east and has a magnitude of 2.26 km. Displacement vector B points due north and has a magnitude of 2.62 km. Displacement vector C points due west and has a magnitude of 2.6 km. Displacement vector D points due south and has a magnitude of 2.6 ...
August 26, 2013 by Sarah

PHYSICS(HELP)
A uniform stick of mass m and length l is suspended horizontally with end B at the edge of a table as shown in the diagram, and the other end A is originally held by hand. The hand at A is suddenly released. At the instant immediately after the release: (a) What is the ...
November 11, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
A jogger travels a route that has two parts. The first is a displacement A of magnitude 2.70 km due south, and the second involves a displacement B that points due east. What is the direction of A + B relative to due south? What would be the direction of A - B relative to ...
August 18, 2010 by yoyoma

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 a...
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 a...
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 a...
September 21, 2012 by Bob

Physics please help
A duck has a mass of 2.8 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.05 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.15 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 a...
January 21, 2012 by Sushmitha

physics
A duck has a mass of 2.70 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.130 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.210 N in a direction of 52.0 south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity of the duck is 0.110 m...
November 25, 2012 by John

physics
A duck has a mass of 2.10 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.110 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.240 N in a direction of 47.0 south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity of the duck is 0.120 m/...
February 21, 2013 by bebenel

physics
A motorboat travels due north at a steady speed of 3.0 m/s through calm water in which there is no current. The boat then enters an area of water in which a steady current flows at 2.0 m/s in a southwest direction, as shown in the next picture. Both the engine power and the ...
August 16, 2012 by jhon

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
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

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 213
A duck has a mass of 2.80 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.120 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.190 N in a direction of 48.0 south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity of the duck is 0.120 m...
February 3, 2012 by Erin

Physics
Can you please help with this problem. I don't know how to solve it at all. A uniform solid disk with a mass of 32.3 kg and a radius of 0.464 m is free to rotate about a frictionless axle. Forces of 90.0 N and 125 N are applied to the disk. (a) What is the net torque produced ...
May 8, 2007 by Jim

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 109 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 q2 ...
February 23, 2012 by Kayberlynn

Physics please clarify
A charge of -3.00 C is fixed at the center of a compass. Two additional charges are fixed on the circle of the compass (radius = 0.135 m). The charges on the circle are -3.20 C at the position due north and +5.00 C at the position due east. What is the magnitude and ...
August 31, 2007 by Mary

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