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January 29, 2015

January 29, 2015

Number of results: 52,107

**physic**

an alpha particle of mass m= 6.6 x 10^-27 kg has a speed of .81c, where the speed of light is c= 3 x 10^8 m/s. The alpha particle collides with a gold nucleus and rebounds with the same speed in the opposite direction. If the collision lasted for t= 4 x 10^-7s, what is the ...
*January 20, 2014 by NADIA*

**Physics**

an alpha particle of mass m= 6.6 x 10^-27 kg has a speed of .81c, where the speed of light is c= 3 x 10^8 m/s. The alpha particle collides with a gold nucleus and rebounds with the same speed in the opposite direction. If the collision lasted for t= 4 x 10^-7s, what is the ...
*January 20, 2014 by NADIA*

**calculus**

A particle moves in a straight line with velocity given by v(t) =sin t metres per second. Find the total distance travelled by the particle in the first 4 seconds of motion
*February 14, 2012 by jenna*

**physics**

if acceleration is -9.8, initial velocity is 10, initial position of a point is +0.5m. then when does it pass y=0 and what is the velocity at tht time
*March 6, 2009 by sweety*

**special relativity **

A photon of energy E collides with a stationary particle of rest mass m0 and is absorbed by it. what is the velocity of the resulting composite particle ? what is the mass of the resulting composite particle? (use conservation of momentum and energy)
*June 7, 2011 by Deforest *

**Physics**

A stone is aimed at a cliff of height h with an initial speed of v = 60.0 m/s directed 25.0° above the horizontal, as shown in the Figure below by the arrow. The stone strikes at A, 4.30 s after launching. What is the height of the cliff?
*September 16, 2012 by jameson*

**Physics**

A stone is aimed at a cliff of height h with an initial speed of v = 56.0 m/s directed 65.0° above the horizontal, as shown in the Figure below by the arrow. The stone strikes at A, 9.20 s after launching. What is the height of the cliff?
*November 14, 2013 by steeve*

**Physics**

he weight of the block in the drawing is 77.0 N. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the vertical wall is 0.490. (a) What minimum magnitude of the force is required to prevent the block from sliding down the wall? (Hint: The static frictional force exerted...
*November 7, 2013 by Samantha*

**college physics**

Consider a projectile that is thrown upward at an angle between 10 and 80 degrees from the horizontal, when are the acceleration and velocity vectors perpendicular to each other? (Only consider the motion during free fall.) a) nowhere b)at the highest point c)the launch point ...
*April 18, 2012 by CLARE*

**physics**

a man stands on the roof of a building that is 30m tall and throws a rock with a velocity of magnitude of 40m/s at an angle of 33 degress a bove the horizontal. Calculate the following: a.) The maximum height above the roof reached by the rock. b.) The magnitude of the ...
*February 7, 2013 by jm*

**physics**

If an object is thrown in an upward direction from the top of a building 1.60 x 102 ft. high at an initial velocity of 21.82 mi/h, what is its final velocity when it hits the ground? (Disregard wind resistance. Round answer to nearest whole number and do not reflect negative ...
*November 7, 2012 by Alexis*

**physics**

An egg is thrown nearly vertically upward from a point near the cornice of a tall building. It just misses the cornice on the way down and passes a point a distance 48.0 m below its starting point at a time 5.00s after it leaves the thrower's hand. Air resistance may be ...
*March 5, 2012 by aisha*

**physics**

A particle of mass 7.7 × 10-8 kg and charge +11 μC is traveling due east. It enters perpendicularly a magnetic field whose magnitude is 4.2 T. After entering the field, the particle completes one-half of a circle and exits the field traveling due west. How much time does ...
*October 12, 2014 by JJ*

**physics**

A box of mass 65 kg hangs motionless from two ropes, as shown in the diagram above. The angle is 40 degrees. Choose the box as the system. The x-axis runs to the right, the y-axis runs up, and the z-axis is out of the page. What is the y-component of the gravitational force ...
*January 17, 2011 by freddy*

**Mechanics AS (Vectors)**

When Studying Vectors, How Would I Go About Answering This Question? In Each of the following Cases, find the magnitude and direction of the resultant vectors of the two given vectors: a) a displacement of magnitude 26km on a bearing of 175 degrees and a displacement of ...
*February 21, 2012 by Jat*

**Physics**

A bullet is fired vertically upward with an initial velocity of 98m/s from the top of a building 100m high, find a) the maximum height reached above the ground b) the total time before reaching the ground. C) the velocity on landing.
*December 22, 2014 by Clement*

**physics**

Candace threw a 0.09 kg ball at an angle such that the downwards initial velocity is 15.00 m/s and the horizontal initial velocity is 18.00 m/s. What is in m/s the vertical component of the velocity of the ball 0.20 seconds after she threw it? (Do not include units in your ...
*September 28, 2011 by Elisabeth*

**Physics**

Vector A has length 4 units and directed to the north. Vector B has length 9 units and is directed to the south. Calculate the magnitude and direction of A+B.
*July 19, 2010 by Glam*

**Physics**

An alpha particle (helium nucleus, charge +2e) starts from rest and travels a distance of 1.88 cm under the influence of a uniform electric field of magnitude 12.2 kV/m. What is the final kinetic energy of the alpha particle?
*February 1, 2012 by Ashley *

**PHYSICS**

When the force F acting on a particle depends only on the particle's position coordinate x, and when the particle moves along the x-axis, then the work done by the force is the area under: a) F versus x curve b) F versus v curve (v is velocity) c) F versus a curve (a is ...
*March 19, 2007 by terrence*

**trig**

The displacement (in centimeters) of a particle moving back and forth along a straight line is given by the equation of motion s= 2 sin pi t + 3 cos pi t, where t is measured in seconds. (a) Find the average velocity during each time period: (i)[1,2] (ii) [1,1.1] (iii) [1, 1....
*September 23, 2008 by Sarah*

**Physics**

A man stands on the roof of a building that is 50 m tall and throws a rock with a velocity of 35 m/s at an angle of 50 degrees above the horizontal (a) What is the total time in the air (b) What is the horizontal distance from the base of the building to the point where the ...
*December 18, 2013 by Vlad*

**Physics**

A man stands on the roof of a building that is 50 m tall and throws a rock with a velocity of 35 m/s at an angle of 50 degrees above the horizontal (a) What is the total time in the air (b) What is the horizontal distance from the base of the building to the point where the ...
*December 18, 2013 by Vlad*

**College Math **

A block with a mass of m = 31 kg rests on a frictionless surface and is subject to two forces acting on it. The first force is directed in the negative x-direction with a magnitude of F1 = 11 N. The second has a magnitude of F2 = 22.75 N and acts on the body at an angle θ...
*October 9, 2014 by John *

**AP Physics**

At time t=0, a 2kg particle has position vector r=(5.0m)i+(-8.0m)j relative to the origin. Its velocity just then is given by v=(-5.0t^2m/s)i. For the following answers, use t for the time. A) About the origin and for t>0, what is the particle's angular momentum? B) About ...
*February 8, 2008 by Bernadette*

**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*

**1**

A 3.00-kg particle has a velocity of (3.00 - 4.00 ) m/s. (a) Find its x and y components of momentum. (b) Find the magnitude and direction of its momentum.
*November 13, 2010 by moh*

**math**

The velocity function (in meters per second) for a particle moving along a line is given by v(t)=t3–4t2. Find the displacement and the distance traveled by the particle during the time interval [-1,6]. (Hint: Draw a graph of the velocity function.) Your answers require that ...
*January 25, 2014 by kitor*

**physics**

A mass of 8 kg lies on a horizontal, frictionless floor. A force of 72 Newtons pushes to the left (negative x direction) with a force of 72 Newtons. Another force of unknown magnitude pushes the mass in a direction of 21.4 degrees above the positive x axis. The mass is ...
*October 6, 2011 by Ashley*

**Pre-calculus**

A golf ball is hit with an initial velocity of 135 feet per second at an angle of 22 degrees above the horizontal. Will the ball clear a 25 foot wide sand trap whose nearest edge is 300 feet from the golfer? Will be through with all the word problems soon. I have managed to ...
*October 19, 2008 by Lucy*

**furthermathematics**

a particle is projected at an angle tita to the horizontal with an initial velocity U.if the maximum horizontal distance travelled is 20m and the greatest height reached is 10m.find U and Tita
*May 21, 2014 by azeezat*

**Physics**

The three forces shown in the figure below act on a particle (with F1 = 50.0 N, F2 = 60.0 N, θ1 = 60.0°, and θ2 = 30.0°). If the particle is in translational equilibrium, find F3, the magnitude of force 3 and the angle θ3.
*February 10, 2013 by Nerise*

**physics URGENT! HELP**

If an object is thrown in an upward direction from the top of a building 1.60 x 102 ft. high at an initial velocity of 21.82 mi/h, what is its final velocity when it hits the ground? (Disregard wind resistance. Round answer to nearest whole number and do not reflect negative ...
*November 7, 2012 by Alexis*

**physics**

The two blocks of masses M and 2M shown above initially travel at the same speed v but in opposite directions. They collide and stick together. What is the final velocity of the mass M after the collision? negative one sixth v. negative one third v. Zero one sixth v. one third...
*February 4, 2014 by ashley*

**math**

If a ball is thrown straight up into the air with an initial velocity of 95 ft/s, it height in feet after t second is given by y=95t–16t2. Find the average velocity for the time period begining when t=1 and lasting (i) 01 seconds: (ii) 001 seconds: (iii) 0001 seconds: ...
*August 11, 2010 by Jin*

**phys**

Consider an antelope being chased by a tiger. The antelope is running at a velocity of 5.21 m/s at an angle 14.3 degree E of S. The tiger is running at a velocity of 11.64 m/s at an angle of 31.4 degree W of S. (Use East as positive x and North as postive y) 1)What are the x ...
*November 27, 2009 by ami*

**physics**

A 1200 kg car is being driven up a 5:0 hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of f = 524 N. A force ~F is applied to the car by the road and propels the car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act on ...
*November 3, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 1200 kg car is being driven up a 5:0 hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of f = 524 N. A force ~F is applied to the car by the road and propels the car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act on ...
*November 3, 2010 by deng*

**physics**

A 1200 kg car is being driven up a 5:0 hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of f = 524 N. A force ~F is applied to the car by the road and propels the car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act on ...
*November 4, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 1460-kg car is being driven up a 10.0 ° hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of 497 N. A force F is applied to the car by the road and propels the car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act on ...
*February 28, 2011 by heather*

**Physics**

A 1100-kg car is being driven up a 4.0° hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of f = 518 N. A force is applied to the car by the road and propels the car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act on ...
*March 12, 2012 by Natasha*

**physics**

A 1100-kg car is being driven up a 4.0° hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of f = 518 N. A force is applied to the car by the road and propels the car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act on ...
*March 13, 2012 by Natasha*

**physics**

A 1100-kg car is being driven up a 4.0° hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of f = 518 N. A force is applied to the car by the road and propels the car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act on ...
*March 13, 2012 by Natasha*

**physics**

A 1310-kg car is being driven up a 9.12 ° hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of 541 N. A force F is applied to the car by the road and propels the car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act on ...
*July 8, 2013 by billy*

**physics**

a hot air balloonist, rising vertically with a constant velocity of magnitude 5m/s releases a sandbag at an instant when the balloon is 40m above the ground. after it is released, the sandbag is in free fall. a) compute position at .250s b.)how many seconds after its release, ...
*July 19, 2008 by anonymous*

**physical science**

A frog jumps at the angle of 60 degrees to horizontal with initial velocity of 10.0m/s 1. calculate velocity Voy of the frog 2 calculate acceleration ax of the frog
*February 15, 2014 by lorrain*

**physics **

A person throws a physics book off of a cliff at an initial speed of 3 m/s at an angle of 20 degrees. The book is in the air for a total of 2.5 seconds. a) How high is the cliff? b) How far away from the base of the cliff does the book land? c) What is the magnitude and ...
*May 11, 2011 by ryan*

**physics**

A particle executes simple harmonic motion with an amplitude of 10 cm and time period 6 s. At t=0 it is at position x=5 cm going towards positive x direction . Write the equation for the displacement x at time t. Find the magnitude of the acceleration of the particle at t=4s.
*November 18, 2010 by Pronab*

**math**

For 4.95 seconds , a particle moves in a straight line according to the position function: s(t) = e^t(5-t)-5 . a. when id the particle at rest ? when is particle moving forward ? b. Find the total distance traveled by the particle in intervals [0,1] seconds and [1,2] seconds...
*November 7, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

For 4.95 seconds , a particle moves in a straight line according to the position function: s(t) = e^t(5-t)-5 . a. when id the particle at rest ? when is particle moving forward ? b. Find the total distance traveled by the particle in intervals [0,1] seconds and [1,2] seconds...
*November 7, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics help again!**

A ball is thrown horizontally off a 35 m tall building. It hits the ground 80 m from the bottom of the tower. a. what is the balls time in the air [i got 2.67] b. what is its initial velocity? [i got 0] c. What is the magnitude and direction of its velocity as it strikes the ...
*October 20, 2008 by Hayden*

**science**

You are given three displacement vectors: with magnitude 5.0 m in the direction of 60o below the negative x-axis, vector, has an x-component of +2.5 m and a y-component of +6.0 m and vector has magnitude of 2.5 m in the negative y-axis.
*July 22, 2013 by miezi*

**physics**

Given a square of sidelength a = 5 cm. We place a charged particle at each corner, three of them carry + 2 nC of charge and one carries the same amount of negative charge. What is the magnitude of the electric field at the center of the square? I dont know how to start this ...
*February 6, 2010 by jude*

**physics**

A rocket carrying a satellite is accelerating straight up from the earth's surface. At 1.25 s after liftoff, the rocket clears the top of its launch platform, 69 m above the ground. After an additional 4.80 s , it is 1.00 km above the ground. Calculate the magnitude of the ...
*March 5, 2012 by aisha*

**Physics**

Firemen are shooting a stream of water at a burning building. A high-pressure hose shoots out the water with a speed of 21.0 m/s as it leaves the hose nozzle. Once it leaves the hose, the water moves in projectile motion. The firemen adjust the angle of elevation of the hose ...
*September 17, 2006 by Josh*

**sue**

Time (s): 0 1 2 3 4 5 7 8 9 10 Δ X (m/s) Position: 0 3 7 12 17 24 22 17 14 14 1. Graph the table above (include title, label the independent (x) and dependent variable (y), use the proper scale) 2. Identify on your scale the positive acceleration and the negative ...
*March 5, 2014 by edu*

**Algebra 2....**

1. An artist is designing triangular mirrors. Determine the number of different triangles that she can form using the given measurements. Then solve the triangles. Round to the nearest tenth. a=4.2 cm b= 5.7 cm measure angle A= 39 degrees 2. What angle in the first quadrant ...
*April 17, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Algebra 2 ..**

1. An artist is designing triangular mirrors. Determine the number of different triangles that she can form using the given measurements. Then solve the triangles. Round to the nearest tenth. a=4.2 cm b= 5.7 cm measure angle A= 39 degrees 2. What angle in the first quadrant ...
*April 18, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Algebra2---**

1. An artist is designing triangular mirrors. Determine the number of different triangles that she can form using the given measurements. Then solve the triangles. Round to the nearest tenth. a=4.2 cm b= 5.7 cm measure angle A= 39 degrees 2. What angle in the first quadrant ...
*April 18, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a golf ball is launched at a 37 degree angle from the horizontal at an initial velocity of 48.6 m/s. state the initial velocity in rectangular coordinates. please show me how to figure this out
*June 24, 2011 by aimee*

**physics**

a ball is projected at an angle with an initial velocity of 8m/s and an initial vertical velocity of 29.4m/s. Show trajectory diagram. Determine: a) displacement b)height at peak c)final speed
*January 26, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

An arrow is shot with a velocity of 30.0 meters/second and at an angle of 37 degrees above ground. Its initially 2 meters above ground and 15 meters from wall. Wat Height above grond does it hit wall?
*October 20, 2009 by Johnny*

**physics**

there is no air resistance. using a cannonball launcher, how can i find how far the cannonball will go (horizontally) if launched at 30 degrees? heres what i know: -the vertical displacement is -.245m -the vertical acceleration is -9.81m/s^2 -at 0 degrees, the initial velocity...
*September 8, 2009 by jawn*

**Physics**

(a) If the position of a particle is given by x = 16t - 7t3, where t is in seconds and x is in meters, when is the particle's velocity zero? (b) When is its acceleration a zero?
*January 16, 2011 by Ethan*

**Physics**

Consider a particle undergoing positive acceleration. (1) what is the shape of the position-time graph? (2) How do we determine an instantaneous velocity from the position-time graph?
*October 2, 2011 by Nick*

**math**

You are standing on a bridge over a creek, holding a stone 20 feet above the water. 1. You release the stone. How long will it take the stone to hit the water? 2. You take another stone and toss it straight up with an initial velocity of 30 feet per second. How long will it ...
*January 21, 2010 by kat*

**Physics **

At t=0, a particle leaves the origin with a velocity 6m/s in the positive x direction and moves in the x-y plane with a constant acceleration (-2i-4j)m/s2 How far the particle from the origin at t=1 ?
*October 31, 2013 by Maryam*

**Calculus**

a particle moves along the x-axis at a velocity of v(t)=1 sqrt(t), t>0. at time t=1 , its position is x=4. find the acceleration and position functions for the particle
*December 4, 2014 by Steph*

**Please help - math**

A particle is moving so that its velocity, v(t) = t-64/t^2 for 2≤t≤6. find the total distance traveled by the particle.
*December 19, 2010 by Elisa*

**Cgs**

A particle moves along the x-axis so that at any time t>=0 its velocity is v(t)=9-t^2. If at t=1,is x=2, what is the position of the particle when it is furthest right on the x-axis .
*January 23, 2015 by mahin*

**Phyiscs - due at 11PM EST!!**

Two identical conducting spheres, fixed in place, attract each other with a force of 0.114 N when their center to center separation is 45.00 cm. The spheres are then connected by a thin conducting wire. When the wire is removed, the spheres have a net positive charge and repel...
*April 12, 2011 by Bill*

**Physics**

A charge of 28.0 nC is placed in a uniform electric field that is directed verticall upward and that has a magnitude of 4.00*10^4 N/C. What work is done by the electric force when the charge moves (a)0.450 m to the right (b) 0.670 m upward (c) 2.60 m at an angle of 45 degrees ...
*January 28, 2008 by Harper*

**physics**

a cannon with mass of 2000kg fires a 10kg shell at an angle of 60 degrees above the horizontal. if the recoil velocity of the cannon across the level ground is 0.5 m/s what is the velocity of the cannon ball.
*July 8, 2013 by larry*

**help i have no idea!!!!!!**

Time (s) 0 1 2 3 4 5 7 8 9 10 Δ X (m/s) Position 0 3 7 12 17 24 22 17 14 14 1. Graph the table above (include title, label the independent (x) and dependent variable (y), use the proper scale) 2. Identify on your scale the positive acceleration and the negative ...
*March 5, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A rock is projected from the edge of the top of a building with an initial velocity of 19.6 m/s at an angle of 31 degrees above the horizontal. The rock strikes the ground a horizontal distance of 77 m from the base of the building. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2.(...
*November 1, 2011 by Julia*

**phsics**

A coin with a diameter of 1.9 cm is dropped on edge onto a horizontal surface. The coin starts out with an initial angular speed of 19 rad/s and rolls in a straight line without slipping. The rotation slows with an angular acceleration of magnitude 2.1 rad/s2. What is the ...
*September 27, 2010 by help*

**calculus - limits**

In the theory of relativity, the mass of a particle with velocity v is m = m0 / sqrt(1-v^2 / c^2) where m0 is mass of the particle at rest and c is the speed of light. What happens as v approaches c^-?
*October 1, 2009 by Marina*

**math**

In the theory of relativity, the mass of a particle with velocity v is m=mo/(square root ((1- v^ 2)/ c^2)) where mo is the mass of the particle at rest and ci s the speed of light. What happens as v goes to c?
*August 13, 2010 by Jin*

**Calculus**

I don't understand this question. Q. In the theory of relativity, the mass of a particle with velocity "v" is m = mo/√(1-v2/c2) where mo is the mass of the particle at rest and "c" is the speed of light. What happends as v-->c-? Thank You!
*October 5, 2010 by George*

**Physics**

At the moment t=0 a particle starts moving along thr x-axis so that its velocity projection varies as vx= 35 cos pi t cm/s, where 't' is expressed in seconds. Find the distance that this particle covers during t = 2.80 s after the start.
*February 17, 2012 by Mike*

**math(mechanics)**

the velocity of a particle traveling in a straight line is given by v=(6t-3t^2)m/s, where t is in seconds, if s=0 when t= 0. determine the particles deceleration and position when t=3s. how far has the particle traveled during the 3s time interval and what is its average speed?
*April 18, 2012 by chanz11*

**Physics**

Which of the following is an accurate statement? a) a vector cannot have zero magnitude if one of its components is not zero b) the magnitude of a vector can be less than the magnitude of one of its componenets c) if the magnitude of vector A is less than the magnitude of ...
*September 19, 2007 by Tammy*

**Math**

A particle is moving so that its velocity, v(t) = t-64/t^2 for 2≤t≤6. find the total distance traveled by the particle.
*December 19, 2010 by Elisa*

**physics**

One particle has a mass of 2.86 x 10-3 kg and a charge of +7.32 μC. A second particle has a mass of 6.41 x 10-3 kg and the same charge. The two particles are initially held in place and then released. The particles fly apart, and when the separation between them is 0.127 ...
*January 24, 2015 by S*

**Physics**

Alexis Farias realizes her dream to play golf on the moon. She hits a golf ball with an initial velocity of 23.5m/s at an angle of 35.0 degrees above the horizontal. The acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1.67m/s^2. A). How long is the golf ball in the air? B). How far...
*October 31, 2014 by Taylor*

**Physics**

A golf ball is struck with a five iron on level ground. It lands 85.0 m away 4.60 s later. What was the magnitude and direction of the initial velocity
*December 8, 2009 by Robert C*

**physics**

A golf ball is struck with a five iron on level ground. It lands 92.7 m away 4.40 s later. What was (a) the direction and (b) the magnitude of the initial velocity?
*February 12, 2012 by jessica *

**Physics**

A ball thrown into the air lands on the same horizontal level, 31 m away, and 2.65 s later. Find the magnitude of the initial velocity.
*September 17, 2012 by Rodrigo*

**Physics**

A quarterback is trying to throw a football to a stationary receiver. The receiver is not directly in front of him, so the total velocity of the ball and the velocity of the quarterback has to be 20 m/s at an angle of 21.4 degrees from the vertical direction as shown in the ...
*September 24, 2014 by Maria*

**Physics**

Which of the following describe possible scenarios? A) An object has zero instantaneous velocity and non-zero acceleration. B) An object has negative acceleration and is speeding up. C) An object has positive acceleration and constant velocity. D) An object has positive ...
*September 6, 2013 by Branden*

**physics**

An object is launched horizontally from a cliff. The cliff is 80m high and the object has an initial velocity of 50m/s. Find the initial x and y velocity and the final x and y velocity
*October 2, 2012 by Mike*

**Algebra II**

A projectile is launched from a platform 10 meters above ground with an initial upward velocity of 20 meters per second. Find the time when the projectile has returned to the initial height launch, find the time the projectile hits the ground, find the time when the projectile...
*December 8, 2011 by Julia *

**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 15 kg box sits on a horizontal force. the coefficient of static fricition between the box and the surface is 0.70. if a force P is exerted on the box at an angle directed 37 degrees below the horizontal, what must be the magnitude of P to get the box moving??
*August 26, 2012 by Teresa*

**Physics**

A 15 kg box sits on a horizontal force. the coefficient of static fricition between the box and the surface is 0.70. if a force P is exerted on the box at an angle directed 37 degrees below the horizontal, what must be the magnitude of P to get the box moving??
*August 27, 2012 by Daniella*

**Physics**

A hiker throws a ball at an angle of 21.0 degrees above the horizontal from a hill 21.0 m high. The hiker's height is 1.750 m. The magnitudes of the horizontal and vertical components of the velocity are 14.004 m/s and 5.376 m/s, respectively. Find the distance between the ...
*September 21, 2009 by Willie*

**Physics**

A skydiver, who weighs 650 N, is falling at a constant speed with his parachute open. Consider the apparatus that connects the parachute to the skydiver to be part of the parachute. The parachute pulls upward with a force of 620 N. You have to consider the skydiver and ...
*February 15, 2010 by Max*

**physics**

A skydiver, who weighs 650 N, is falling at a constant speed with his parachute open. Consider the apparatus that connects the parachute to the skydiver to be part of the parachute. The parachute pulls upward with a force of 620 N. Consider the skydiver and parachute to be a ...
*February 19, 2010 by jared*

**Physics**

A soccer player launches a ball at an angle of 40 degrees, with an initial velocity of 23 m/s. What are the horizantal and vertical for this problem??
*October 14, 2010 by Caleb*

**physic**

Predict the horizontal distance a cannon on a 15 m cliff will shoot if it's initial velocity is 140 m/s and it's inclined at 15 degrees.
*September 14, 2014 by jason*

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