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May 3, 2015

May 3, 2015

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**Physics 11U**

can a initial velocity from the average acceleration formula (Aav=Vf-Vf/t) be negative?
*September 14, 2014 by hi! help me.*

**Physics**

A system consists of two particles. Particle 1 with mass 2.0 kg is located at (2.0 m, 6.0 m) and has a velocity of (2.1 m/s, 4.1 m/s). Particle 2 with mass 4.5 kg is located at (4.0 m, 1.0 m) and has a velocity of (4.6 m/s, 4.6 m/s). Determine the position and the velocity of ...
*June 12, 2012 by James*

**Phoenix**

Projectile motions problems are some of the most important problems you will encounter in this course. Through this discussion, we will solve a projectile motion problem step by step Assume a projectile is launched from ground height over a flat plane, at an angle of 50 ...
*May 10, 2013 by Rick*

**Physics**

The acceleration of a particle moving only on a horizontal xy plane is given by a=5ti+6tj, where a is in meters per second-squared and t is in seconds. At t=0, the position vector r=(19.0m)i+(39.0m)j locates the particle, which then has the velocity vector v=(5.70m/s)i+(3.40m/...
*March 15, 2014 by Stacey*

**Physics**

A launcher fires a projectile with a velocity of 6.31m/s. Determine the horizontal distance of the projectile (in the air) at 5 degrees. Recalculate this distance at 10, 15, 20.... (5 degree increments) up to 90 degrees (at which point the horizontal distance will be zero). ...
*December 18, 2010 by George*

**Physics**

Can someone help me get started on this problem? A launcher fires a projectile with a velocity of 6.31m/s. Determine the horizontal distance of the projectile (in the air) at 5 degrees. Recalculate this distance at 10, 15, 20.... (5 degree increments) up to 90 degrees (at ...
*December 19, 2010 by George*

**Physics**

Vector V1 is 6N along the negative axis. Vector V2 is 4.5 N and point 45 degrees north of the x axis. Find the x and y components of each vector and find the resultant R=V1+V2with the components.
*November 26, 2013 by Maddie*

**math**

The displacement (in centimeters) of a particle moving back and forth along a straight line is given by the equation of motion s = 4 sin ¦Ðt + 3 cos ¦Ðt, 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 3, 2011 by yanxin*

**algebra**

im trying to help my son i have no ida about this stuff any help would be great When a ball is thrown up into the air, it makes the shape of a parabola. The equation S= -16t^2 + v*t + k gives the height of the ball at any time, t in seconds, where “v” is the initial velocity (...
*January 12, 2010 by joni*

**Physics**

A particle is moving along the x-axis subject to the potential energy function U(x) = a(1/x) + bx2 + cx – d, where a = 6.00 J m, b = 26.0 J/m2, c = 3.00 J/m, and d = 26.0 J. Determine the x-component of the net force on the particle at the coordinate x = 3.37 m. Not sure what ...
*February 27, 2013 by Thomas*

**physics**

Two particles of mass m1 = 1.0 kg and m2 = 2.6 kg are traveling with velocities v1 = 4.9, and v2 = 2.5 as shown in the figure below. What is the total momentum of this system? Be sure to give the magnitude and direction of the momentum. magnitude 1 kg · m/s direction 2° above ...
*November 9, 2010 by cody*

**physics**

Two particles of mass m1 = 1.0 kg and m2 = 2.6 kg are traveling with velocities v1 = 4.9, and v2 = 2.5 as shown in the figure below. What is the total momentum of this system? Be sure to give the magnitude and direction of the momentum. magnitude 1 kg · m/s direction 2° above...
*November 10, 2010 by cody*

**math/physics**

Forces with magnitudes of 2000 newtons and 900 newtons act on the machine part at angles of 30 degrees and -45 degrees respectively, with the x-axis. Find the direction and magnitude of the resultant of these forces.
*April 10, 2012 by Cydni*

**math**

2) A ball is hit at an angle of 36 degrees to the horizontal from 14 feet above the ground. If it hits the ground 26 feet away (in horizontal distance), what was the initial velocity? Assume there is no air resistance.
*April 6, 2011 by arun*

**calculas**

2) A ball is hit at an angle of 36 degrees to the horizontal from 14 feet above the ground. If it hits the ground 26 feet away (in horizontal distance), what was the initial velocity? Assume there is no air resistance.
*April 6, 2011 by arun*

**math**

2) A ball is hit at an angle of 36 degrees to the horizontal from 14 feet above the ground. If it hits the ground 26 feet away (in horizontal distance), what was the initial velocity? Assume there is no air resistance.
*April 6, 2011 by arun*

**math**

2) A ball is hit at an angle of 36 degrees to the horizontal from 14 feet above the ground. If it hits the ground 26 feet away (in horizontal distance), what was the initial velocity? Assume there is no air resistance.
*April 7, 2011 by arun*

**Physics**

A long jumper leaves the ground with an initial velocity of 12 m/s at an angle of 28-degrees above the horizontal. Determine the time of flight, the horizontal distance, and the peak height of the long-jumper.
*February 26, 2013 by Dan*

**physics**

A football is thrown horizontally with an initial velocity of (16.5 m/s). Ignoring air resistance, the average acceleration of the football over any period of time is (-9.81 m/s2). Find the magnitude and direction of the velocity at this time and direction (as an angle) below ...
*May 15, 2007 by micole*

**physics**

A particle (m=3*10^-6 g, q=5*10^-6 C) moves in a uniform magnetic field given by (60j) mT. At t=0 the velocity of the particle is equal to (30j - 40k)m/s. The subsequent path of the particle is? I know that the answer is: helical with a 40-cm radius. But i dont know the ...
*July 1, 2014 by monique*

**Physics**

A uniform electric field of magnitude 203 V/m is directed in the negative y direction. A +12.5 μC charge moves from the origin to the point (x, y) = (19.5 cm, 51.8 cm). 1) What was the change in the potential energy of this charge? 2) Through what potential difference did...
*September 8, 2010 by VJC*

**physics**

Two balls of equal mass collide and stick together as shown in the figure. The initial velocity of ball B is twice that of ball A. (Take è = 34°.) (a) Calculate the angle above the horizontal of the motion of mass A + B after the collision. 1 Units are required for this answer...
*February 25, 2011 by important *

**math**

a particle with initial velocity of 200m/s travels 1500m with uniform retardation 10m/s2.what is the time reqd? explain reason for two answer
*January 2, 2012 by debsubhra*

**Physics**

A rotational axis is directed perpendicular to the plane of a square and is located as shown in the drawing. Two forces, 1 and 2, are applied to diagonally opposite corners, and act along the sides of the square, first as shown in part a and then as shown in part b of the ...
*November 15, 2012 by Elizabeth*

**geometry**

If a kicker is 45 yards from a goal post, which is 10 feet tall, and he kicks the ball with an initial velocity of 75 feet per second, and an angle of 50 degrees above the horizontal, does the ball clear the goal?
*April 5, 2010 by John*

**Physics**

The x component of vector A is -25 m and the y component is 40m a) what is the magnitude of vector A b)What is the angle between the direction of vector A and the positive direction of x? I got a) as 47.16m by for b) I am having trouble I should be getting 122 degrees for the ...
*September 27, 2006 by jenny*

**Physics**

Can you please provide me a starting point for these two questions Question One: Three charges are located on the +x axis as follows: q1 = +26 µC at x = 0 m, q2 = +13 µC at x = +2.0 m, and q3 = +42 µC at x = +3.5 m. (a) Find the electrostatic force (magnitude and direction) ...
*August 30, 2007 by Jim*

**Differental Equations**

a) Sketch the phase line for the differential equation dy/dt=1/((y-2)(y+1)) and discuss the behavior of the solution with initial condition y(0)=1/2 b) Apply analytic techniques to the initial-value problem dy/dt=1/((y-2)(y+1))), y(0)=1/2 and compare your results with your ...
*February 3, 2013 by Erica*

**physics HELP**

A projectile is fired with an initial speed of 1000 m/s at an angle of 37 degrees above the horizontal. If air resistance is neglected, the horizontal component of the projectile's velocity after 20 s is approximately A) 600 m/s B) 800 m/s C) 640 m/s D) 40 m/s E) 160 m/s ...
*November 30, 2010 by anonymous*

**12th grade**

A projectile is shot from the edge of a cliff h = 125 m above ground level with an initial speed of v0 = 115 m/s at an angle of 37.0° with the horizontal, as shown in Fig. 3-39 (a) Determine the time taken by the projectile to hit point P at ground level. (b) Determine the ...
*September 22, 2009 by sundus*

**physics**

A block of mass 1.4kg is placed on a rough surface. the coefficient of friction between the surfaces is 0.58. A constance force of magnitude 10N, making an angle of 37 degrees with the horizontal is acting on the block. the block is given an initial velocity of 14 m/s towards ...
*September 10, 2011 by usha*

**physical**

The potential energy of a 2.0-kg particle moving along the x axis is given by U(x) = 5.0 x^2. When the particle is at x = 1.0 m it is traveling in the positive x direction with a speed of 1.5 m/s. It next stops momentarily to turn around at x =
*December 12, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 0.25 kg particle moves along an x axis according to x(t) = - 10 + 3 t + 2 t2 - 5 t3, with x in meters and t in seconds. In unit-vector notation, what is the net force acting on the particle at t = 3.6 s ? Give an expression for the (a) x, (b) y and (c) z components.
*February 7, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Question: particle J with zero initial mass and X energy accelerates from a static start to 'C' (light speed) in a time frame of N and mass increases 10 to the 28th power per nanosecond- -What is the mass on particle J? -What is the energy of particle J?
*January 16, 2013 by Dan*

**Physics**

In designing a velocity selector that uses uniform perpendicular electric and magnetic fields, you want to select positive ions of charge +5e that are traveling perpendicular to the fields at 8.75 km/s. The magnetic field availabe to you has a magnitude of 0.550 T. (a) What ...
*February 18, 2008 by J*

**Physics**

The mens world record for the shot put, 23.12 meters. if the shot was launched from 6 feet above the ground at an initial angle of 42 degrees, what was the initial speed?
*November 29, 2009 by Alyssa*

**Dynamics of Rigid Bodies**

A 40 lb missile moves with a velocity of 150 ft/sec. It is intercepted by a laser beam which causes it to explode into two fragments A and B which weigh 25 lb and 15 lb, respectively. If the fragments A and B travel 45 degrees counter-clockwise from horizontal and30 degrees ...
*April 10, 2013 by Anonymous*

**MATH VERY URGENT!!!!!!**

1) A ball is hit at an angle of 36 degrees to the horizontal from 14 feet above the ground. If it hits the ground 26 feet away (in horizontal distance), what was the initial velocity? Assume there is no air resistance.
*April 8, 2011 by arun*

**PHYSICS**

An artillery shell is fired with an initial velocity of 300m/s at 55 degrees above horizontal. To clear an avalanche, it explodes on a mountainside 42.0s after firing. What are the x and y coordinates of the shell where it explodes, relative to its firing point?
*September 6, 2012 by NICOLE*

**College Physics II**

A uniform electric field of magnitude 203 V/m is directed in the negative y direction. A +12.5 μC charge moves from the origin to the point (x, y) = (19.5 cm, 51.8 cm). 1) What was the change in the potential energy of this charge? 2) Through what potential difference ...
*September 15, 2010 by VJC*

**physics**

A uniform electric field of magnitude 333 N/C is directed along the +y-axis. A 6.00 µC charge moves from the origin to the point (x, y) = (-10 cm, -37 cm). A). What is the change in the potential energy associated with this charge? B).Through what potential difference did the ...
*February 8, 2010 by Jan*

**physics**

6. A charged particle remains stationary in an upwardly directed E field between two parallel charged plates separated by 2 cm. Compute the potential difference V between the plates if the particle has a mass of 4 x 10-13 kg and a charge of +2.4 x 10-18 C.
*March 4, 2011 by ike*

**science**

A -10 nC charged particle has a velocity v=3i+4j+5k ms-1 as it enters a magnetic field B=10000Tj. Calculate the force vector on the charge. What electric field intensity is required so that the velocity of the charged particle remains constant?
*September 16, 2011 by justina*

**physics**

a particle of mass 1 gram is rotated in a horizontal circle of radius 1 meter.it moves with a velocity 2 meters per second in magnitude the work done in 1 revolution is?
*February 6, 2011 by Anonymous*

**College Physics**

13. What is the magnitude of the gravitational force that acts on two particles? Assume that particle 1 (m1) is 12 kg and particle 2 (m2) is 25 kg, they are both separated by a distance of 1.2m
*October 17, 2012 by Suzie*

**Physics**

This is probably a really easy question, but I just don't know how to set it up. An object in equilibrium has three forces exerted on it. A 33 N force acts at 90 degrees from the x-axis and a 44 N force acts at 60 degrees. What are the magnitude and direction of the third ...
*November 12, 2007 by Corin*

**Physics Quick!!**

At t = 0, a particle moving in the xy plane with constant acceleration has a velocity of i = (3.00 i − 2.00 j) m/s and is at the origin. At t = 2.00 s, the particle's velocity is = (6.60 i + 7.00 j) m/s. (Round your coefficients to two decimal places.) (a) Find the ...
*August 19, 2012 by kk2*

**physics**

On take off, the combined action of the engines and wings of an airplane exerts a(n) 7767 N force on the plane,directed upward at an angle of 59.1 degrees above the horizontal. The plane rises with constant velocity in the vertical direction while continuing to accelerate in ...
*July 12, 2011 by alexa*

**physics**

A uniform electric field of magnitude 320 V/m is directed in the negative y direction. The coordinates of point A are (-0.300, -0.450) m, and those of point B are (0.650, 0.300) m. Calculate the electric potential difference VB − VA. thanks
*March 27, 2011 by Rachel*

**physics**

A uniform electric field of magnitude 320 V/m is directed in the negative y direction. The coordinates of point A are (-0.300, -0.450) m, and those of point B are (0.650, 0.300) m. Calculate the electric potential difference VB − VA. thanks
*March 27, 2011 by Rachel*

**physics**

A toy plane p starts flying from point A along a straight horizontal line 20 m above ground level starting with zero initial velocity and acceleration 2 m /s² as shown. At the same instant, a man P throws a ball vertically upwards with initial velocitu 'u'. Ball touches(coming...
*July 15, 2014 by karan*

**PHYSÝCS**

At the end of the spring term, a high school physics class celebrates by shooting a bundle of exam papers into the town landfill with a homemade catapult. They aim for a point that is 31.1 m away and at the same height from which the catapult releases the bundle. The initial ...
*February 24, 2012 by MARÝA*

**Physics**

A two-stage rocket moves in space at a constant velocity of 5100 m/s. The two stages are then separated by a small explosive charge placed between them. Immediately after the explosion the velocity of the 1250-kg upper stage is 5520 m/s in the same direction as before the ...
*October 26, 2010 by Velocityof two stage rocket*

**Physics**

This is a projectile motion question. A ball with a mass of .4 kg, initially at rest is kicked directly toward a 3 meter fence from a point 20 meters away. The initial velocity is 17 m/s at an angle of 35 degrees. The ball is hit by nothing and there is no wind resistance, but...
*October 13, 2012 by Ethan*

**physics **

Vector A is 10 unit longs and points at 25 degree above the positive x axis. Another vector B is 8 units long and points along yhe positive x axis. Determine the magnitude of A X B.
*October 18, 2014 by ain*

**physics**

While standing on a bridge 45.0 m above ground, you drop a stone from rest. When the stone has fallen 3.80 m, you throw a second stone straight down. What initial velocity must you give the second stone if they are both to reach the ground at the same instant? Take the ...
*September 6, 2012 by lennox*

**Physics**

While standing on a bridge 45.0 m above ground, you drop a stone from rest. When the stone has fallen 3.90 m, you throw a second stone straight down. What initial velocity must you give the second stone if they are both to reach the ground at the same instant? Take the ...
*September 6, 2012 by Marie*

**Physics**

While standing on a bridge 45.0 m above ground, you drop a stone from rest. When the stone has fallen 3.90 m, you throw a second stone straight down. What initial velocity must you give the second stone if they are both to reach the ground at the same instant? Take the ...
*September 6, 2012 by Marie*

**Physics**

A projectile is fired from the origin with an initial velocity V₁=100m/s at an angle θ₁=30⁰. Another is fired from a point on the x-axis at a distance x₀=60m from the origin with initial velocity V₂=80m/s at an angle of θ₂. It is ...
*September 22, 2011 by Derek*

**Physics**

If an object travels with positive velocity in the x-direction, can it have a negative acceleration along the x-axis at the same time? (I think it can't both should be positive- because when you draw the velocity time graph - the gradient (acc.) is also positive) ???? =/
*October 17, 2009 by Nikita*

**Pre-Calculus**

Jake serves a volleyball with an initial velocity of 32 feet per second from 4.5 feet above the ground at an angle 0f 35 degrees. a) Write parametric equations to model the situation. b) How far will the ball travel( if it hits the ground)show work
*February 28, 2014 by Alexis*

**physics**

An object is thrown with velocity v from the edge of a cliff above level ground. Neglect air resistance. In order for the object to travel a maximum horizontal distance from the cliff before hitting the ground, the throw should be at an angle theta with respect tot eh ...
*December 29, 2006 by me*

**Physics**

A proton is released from rest in a uniform electric field which is directed along the x axis and of magnitude E=2*10exponent5 V/m.The proton undergoes a displacement from point A at the origin to point B at x=0.2m.What is the change in the potential energy of the proton ...
*January 17, 2011 by Joel*

**Physics**

Two people push on a crate. Person 1 pushes in the positive X direction with a force of 25N. The second person pushes in the negative X direction at an angle of 15 degrees below the horizontal with a magnitude of 18.5N the box moves with uniform velocity. What is the force of ...
*November 17, 2009 by Scott*

**physics**

In the figure: an electron is projected along the axis midway between the plates of a cathode-ray tube with an initial velocity of 2 x 107 m/s. The uniform electric field between the plates has an intensity of 20,000 N/C and is upward. (a) How far below the axis has the ...
*August 20, 2012 by renel*

**physics**

A 0.150 kg particle moves along an x axis according to x(t) = -13.00 + 2.00t + 4.50t2 - 3.00t3, with x in meters and t in seconds. In unit-vector notation, what is the net force acting on the particle at t = 3.60 s?
*February 12, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 0.150 kg particle moves along an x axis according to x(t) = -13.00 + 2.00t + 3.50t2 - 2.50t3, with x in meters and t in seconds. In unit-vector notation, what is the net force acting on the particle at t = 3.45 s?
*May 4, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

In the figure below, a stone is projected at a cliff of height h with an initial speed of 45.0 m/s directed 60.0° above the horizontal. The stone strikes at A, 5.20 s after launching. Find the speed of the stone just before impact at A. Find the maximum height H reached above ...
*September 15, 2009 by Nick*

**Physics**

Two disks are rotating about the same axis. Disk A has a moment of inertia of 3.1 kg · m2 and an angular velocity of +8.0 rad/s. Disk B is rotating with an angular velocity of -10.2 rad/s. The two disks are then linked together without the aid of any external torques, so that ...
*November 21, 2014 by Morgan*

**Calculus**

A particle is moving around the unit circle (the circle of radius 1 centered at the origin). At the point (.6 , .8), the particle has horizontal velocity dx/dt=3. What is its vertical velocity dy/dt at that point? I don't know what equation to use or anything for this problem...
*December 7, 2010 by Anna*

**AP Calculus**

Hi, we just learned this new section today, and I am very confused.... A particle is moving around the unit circle (the circle of radius 1 centered at the origin). At the point (.6, .8) the particle has horizontal velocity dx/dt = 3. what is its vertical velocity dy /dt at ...
*December 14, 2010 by Sally*

**Physics**

A particle is moving along a straight line and its position is given by the relation x=( t3-6t2-15t+40)mm. Find:- (a). The time at which velocity is zero. (b). Position & displacement of the particle at that point. (c). Acceleration for the particle at that line.
*June 24, 2014 by Ram kumar*

**Physics**

There is a very large horizontal conducting plate in the plane (consider it infinitely large). Its thickness is . The charge densities on the upper and the lower surfaces are both equal to . The goal of this problem is to find the electric field (magnitude and direction) at ...
*February 24, 2013 by P*

**physics**

A small drop of water is suspended motionless in air by a uniform electric field that is directed upward and has a magnitude of 7840 N/C. The mass of the water drop is 3.84 10-9 kg. (a) Is the excess charge on the water drop positive or negative?
*September 3, 2009 by amber*

**Physics**

Rotational Inertia- Particle 1: m=50g x=2 cm y=2 cm P 2: m=25 x=0 y=4 P 3: m=25 x=-3 y=-3 P 4: m=30 x=-e y=4 The question says to find the rotational inertia of the collection about the x, y, and 7 axis in g/cm^2, then suppose the x axis rotational inertia is A and the y axis ...
*July 27, 2010 by Mark*

**pysics 1**

At the end of the spring term, a high school physics class celebrates by shooting a bundle of exam papers into the town landfill with a homemade catapult. They aim for a point that is 31.1 m away and at the same height from which the catapult releases the bundle. The initial ...
*February 22, 2012 by jelena pleeease help*

**physics**

A 8.95 μC point charge is glued down on a horizontal frictionless table on the right. If is tied to a -6.35 μC point charge by a light nonconducting wire with length 2.5 cm on the left. The charges are placed in a external, uniform electric field with magnitude 1.65 ...
*February 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Consider a 626N weight held by two cables. The left hand cable had tension T and makes an angle of theta with the wall. The right hand cable had tension 720N and makes an angle of 27 degrees with the ceiling. What is the tesion T in the left hand cable slanted at an angle of ...
*July 14, 2011 by alexa*

**physics**

A hot air balloon decends toward the ground with a velocity of (2.0 m/s)yhat. A champagne bottle is opened to celebrate takeoff, expelling the cork horizontally with a velocity of (6.0 m/s)xhat relative to the balloon. When opened, the bottle is 6.2 m above the ground. (...
*October 14, 2010 by Anonymous*

**geometry**

For problems 7 and 8, find the magnitude and direction angle of the given vector. 7. <3, 4> A magnitude: 5; direction angle: 53.13° B magnitude: √ 5; direction angle: 53.13° C magnitude: √5; direction angle: 3.40° D magnitude: √5; direction angle: 0.80...
*December 14, 2011 by Cam*

**college physics**

An object acted on by three forces moves with constant velocity. One force acting on the object is in the positive x direction and has a magnitude of 6.5 N; a second force has a magnitude of 3.9 N and points in the negative y direction. Find the direction and magnitude of the ...
*September 24, 2012 by anne*

**physics**

A particle is projected with a speed of 25 m/s at an angle of 40 degrees above the horizontal. "What is the time taken to reach the highest point of trajectory?"
*October 13, 2009 by andre62*

**physics**

A particle is projected with a speed of 25 m/s at an angle of 40 degrees above the horizontal. "What is the time taken to reach the highest point of trajectory?"
*October 13, 2009 by andre62*

**PHYSICS**

A particle with a mass of 2.00x10-16 kg and a charge of 22.0 nC starts from rest, is accelerated by a strong electric field, and is fired from a small source inside a region of uniform constant magnetic field 0.660 T. The velocity of the particle is perpendicular to the field...
*July 2, 2011 by jim*

**college algebra**

The height of a projectile fired upward is given by the formula s = v0t – 16t2, where s is the height, v0 is the initial velocity and t is the time. Find the times at which a projectile with an initial velocity of 128 ft/s will be 144 ft above the ground. Round to the nearest ...
*April 8, 2014 by Kelly*

**physics**

A soccer player kicks a ball into the air at an angle of 34 degrees above the horizontal . The initial velocity of the ball is 25 m/s How long is the soccer ball in the air ?
*November 14, 2011 by lala mon *

**physics**

a boy who is 1.5m tall throws a ball into the air the ball attains a height a of 3m above the boy's head and then falls back to the ground the boy's hand was 1.2 m above the ground when he released the ball how long does it take to reach it's maximum height? what is the ...
*October 1, 2006 by rebecca*

**Physics**

Consider the skateboarder in the figure below. If she has a mass of 57 kg, an initial velocity of 21 m/s, and a velocity of 10 m/s at the top of the ramp, what is the work done by friction on the skateboarder? Ignore the kinetic energy of the skateboard's wheels. The ...
*October 17, 2014 by Chrissy*

**physics**

A cannon sends a projectile towards a target a distance 1250 m away. The initial velocity makes an angle 40◦ with the horizontal. The target is hit. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the magnitude of the initial veloc- ity? Answer in units of m/s.
*September 20, 2010 by Wendia*

**Math**

Recall that the equation for the horizontal distance h in feet of a projectile with initial velocity v0 and initial angle theta is given by h=v0^2/16 sin theta cos theta . a. Assume the initial velocity is 60 ft/second. What initial angle will you need to ensure that the ...
*December 6, 2013 by LISA*

**physics**

A particle moves according to the eqn a=-kv where a is acceleration and v is the velocity and k is a constant. If initial speed is V0 find the speed at any instant
*August 19, 2014 by karan*

**physics**

A diver runs and dives off the end of a spring board that is 0.9 meters above the surface of the water. As she takes off from the diving board, her velocity is 5.2 m/s directed 36° above horizontal calculate: a) the time she is in the air s b) the distance she lands from the ...
*October 29, 2012 by Mat*

**physics**

An object acted on by three forces moves with constant velocity. One force acting on the object is in the positive x direction and has a magnitude of 5.1 N; a second force has a magnitude of 4.3 N and points in the negative y direction. Find the direction and magnitude of the ...
*October 15, 2011 by anonymous*

**physics**

An object acted on by three forces moves with constant velocity. one force acting on the object is in the positive x direction and has magnitude of 6.5 N, a second force has a magnitude of 4.4 N and points in the negative direction. Find the direction and magnitude of the ...
*November 6, 2011 by taylor*

**Physics**

The drawing shows a collision between two pucks on an air-hockey table. Puck A has a mass of 0.025 kg and is moving along the x axis with a velocity of +5.5 m/s. It makes a collision with puck B, which has a mass of 0.060 kg and is initially at rest. The collision is not head-...
*October 23, 2012 by Sam*

**physics**

a man stands on the roof of a 15.0m tall building and throws a rock with a velocity of magnitude 30.0m/s at an angle of 33 degrees above the horizontal. ignoring resistance calculate the horizontal distance from the base of the building to the point where the rock strikes the ...
*June 27, 2014 by kristen*

**Differential Equations**

a) Sketch the phase line for the differential equation dy/dt=1/((y-2)(y+1)) and discuss the behavior of the solution with initial condition y(0)=1/2 b) Apply analytic techniques to the initial-value problem dy/dt=1/((y-2)(y+1))), y(0)=1/2 and compare your results with your ...
*February 3, 2013 by Erica*

**Differential eqns**

a) Sketch the phase line for the differential equation dy/dt=1/((y-2)(y+1)) and discuss the behavior of the solution with initial condition y(0)=1/2 b) Apply analytic techniques to the initial-value problem dy/dt=1/((y-2)(y+1))), y(0)=1/2 and compare your results with your ...
*February 3, 2013 by Erica*

**physics**

Two workers are trying to move a heavy crate. One pushes on the crate with a force A, which has a magnitude of 445 N and is directed due west. The other pushes with a force B, which has a magnitude 325 N and is directed due north. What is the direction that the workers push ...
*September 20, 2013 by paul*

**college physics**

An object acted on by three forces moves with constant velocity. One force acting on the object is in the positive x direction and has a magnitude of 6.4N ; a second force has a magnitude of 5.0N and points in the negative y direction.
*September 29, 2013 by taylor*