Monday

May 2, 2016
Number of results: 62,791

**math**

a particle moves along the x-axis so that its velocity is proportional to x^2. Prove that its acceleration is proportional to x^3
*June 2, 2013 by Gloria*

**physics**

A sky diver of mass 68 kg jumps from a slowly moving aircraft and eventually reaches her terminal velocity 46m/s Now consider the same sky diver jumping out of a faster airplane. At some point before she reaches her terminal velocity, she has velocity v2 of magnitude 46.5 m/s ...
*September 16, 2012 by kat*

**physics**

A 16000 kg sailboat experiences an eastward force of 17700 N due to tide pushing its hull while the wind pushes the sails with a force of 87500 N directed toward the northwest (45 degrees westward of North or 45 degrees northward of West). What is the magnitude of the ...
*March 24, 2011 by Rebecca*

**college physics**

There are four charges, each with a magnitude of 2.0uC. Two are postive and two are negative. The charges are fixed to the corners of a 3.0m square, one to each corner, in such a way that the net force on any charge is directed toward the center of the square. Find the ...
*September 17, 2009 by erin*

**Physics**

I would really appreciate the help for this assignment. A small reasoning for the answer would be very helpful. Thank you. A sphere of mass m and radius r is attached to the rim of a disk (mass M, radius R). The disk is rotating counter-clockwise with a constant period T ...
*October 31, 2014 by Kyle*

**Physics**

A particle leaves its orgin with a velocity of 4 i m/s and a constant acceleration of (-2i + .5j) m/s^2. At the time the particle reaches its maximum X corrdinate a) what is its velocity? b) what is its position vector? I'm not sure which equations i should use. solve for the ...
*November 2, 2006 by Bax*

**Physics**

Soccer player kicks a ball down field. The ball's initial velocity is 30 m/s, 30 degrees above horizontal. a) What is the ball's horizontal velocity at the maximum height of the ball's trajectory? b) What is the horizontal displacement of the ball just before it lands down field?
*January 29, 2012 by Sejul*

**Physics**

A 46.5-cm diameter disk rotates with a constant angular acceleration of 2.4 rad/s2. It starts from rest at t = 0, and a line drawn from the center of the disk to a point P on the rim of the disk makes an angle of 57.3° with the positive x-axis at this time. (Hint: Remember the...
*November 30, 2009 by Ed*

**physics **

Consider two vectors where F1 = 53 N, F2 = 81 N, 1 = 320 , and 2 = 13 ,measured from the positive x axis with the counter-clockwise. What is the magnitude of the resulting vector?
*January 16, 2013 by sarah*

**Physics**

The three vectors have magnitude a =3m, b= 4m and c=10m . On the x axis is vector a at 0 degrees then 30 degrees is vector b then 120 degrees is vector c. If vector c =p*vector a + q*vector b .What are the values of p? and q? I am expose to get -6.67 for p and then 4.33 for q...
*October 6, 2006 by Jenny*

**Physics**

Consider a disk of radius 10 cm and positive surface charge density +3.7 mC/m2. A particle of charge -4.5 mC and mass 75. mg accelerates under the effects of the electric field caused by the disk, from a point at a perpendicular distance from the center of the disk. The final ...
*February 14, 2010 by Sandra*

**PHYSICS**

Consider a disk of radius 10 cm and positive surface charge density +3.7 mC/m2. A particle of charge -4.5 mC and mass 75. mg accelerates under the effects of the electric field caused by the disk, from a point at a perpendicular distance from the center of the disk. The final ...
*February 22, 2010 by Alex*

**greatbay community college**

A 5.00 kg stone is thrown upward at 7.50 m/s at an angle of 51.0 degrees above the horizontal from the upper edge of a cliff, and it hits the ground 1.50 s later with no air drag. Find the magnitude of its velocity vector just as it reaches the ground.
*July 31, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

If an object is initially moving with a constant velocity of 20m/s towards positive x-axis and after 5 sec it changes its direction and moving at an angle of 30o with x-axis, find magnitude and direction of its acceleration.
*October 26, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

If the equation of motion of a particle is given by s = A cos(ωt + δ), the particle is said to undergo simple harmonic motion. (a) Find the velocity of the particle at time t. s'(t) = - A ω sin(ωt + δ) I figured out how to do part a, but I don't know ...
*November 8, 2011 by nyk*

**Physics - Spring Gun**

A toy gun uses a spring to shoot a ball with a mass of 5.0 g. The spring is “loaded” by compressing it 5.0 cm and has a spring constant of 288 N/m. The end of the spring is at the end of the gun (the ball does not travel any distance inside the gun after the spring) and the ...
*October 13, 2014 by Sam*

**Physics**

A 1.50 kg snowball is fired from a cliff 13.0 m high with an initial velocity of 14.0 m/s, directed 41.0° above the horizontal. (a) Using energy techniques, rather than techniques of Chapter 4, find the speed of the snowball as it reaches the ground below the cliff. m/s (b) ...
*July 24, 2010 by Matt*

**Physics**

Three students converge on the last textbook in the store. All three grab it and begin to pull in the directions shown in the above figure. Student A exerts a force of 77.64 N, student B pulls with a force of 18.52 N, and student C pulls with a force of 66.43 N at an angle &#...
*February 4, 2016 by Emily*

**Physics**

A toy gun uses a spring to shoot a ball with a mass of 5.0 g. The spring is “loaded” by compressing it 5.0 cm and has a spring constant of 288 N/m. The end of the spring is at the end of the gun (the ball does not travel any distance inside the gun after the spring) and the ...
*October 10, 2014 by John*

**Physics**

A 10kg particle undergoes simple harmonic motion with an amplitude of 2.0mm, a maximum acceleration of 8.0x10^3 m/s^2, and an unknown phase constant (phi) What are: a.) the period of the motion b.) the maximum speed of the particle c.) total mechanical energy of the oscillator...
*November 30, 2010 by Greg*

**physics**

In the graph above, what is the correct discription of any location to the left of zero ? a.negative displacement b.negative distance c.negative position d. negative change of description
*February 28, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Calculus - Still Need Help! Anyone!**

A particle moves along the x-axis with position at time t given by x(t)=e^(-t)sin(t) for 0 is less than or equal to t which is less than or equal to 2 pi. a) Find the time t at which the particle is farthest to the left. Justify your answer I think you have to find the prime ...
*November 29, 2010 by Leanna*

**physics**

1) Mass m1 = 0.7 kg moves with constant velocity v1i = 2.0 m/s along the x-axis and collides with mass m2 = 1.8 kg, which moves with velocity v2i = 3.4 m/s, as sketched below. After the collision, m1 and m2 stick together. Find the angle, θ, between the x-axis and the ...
*October 13, 2012 by Jim*

**physics**

1) Mass m1 = 0.7 kg moves with constant velocity v1i = 2.0 m/s along the x-axis and collides with mass m2 = 1.8 kg, which moves with velocity v2i = 3.4 m/s, as sketched below. After the collision, m1 and m2 stick together. Find the angle, θ, between the x-axis and the ...
*October 13, 2012 by Jim*

**Calc3**

A particle initially at the origin travels in uniform motion with velocity v=2i-j-2k. Find position venctor vector r(t) of a particle at time t. Find equatio for the plane passing through the origin and perp. to the tragectory of the particle. And find when and where the ...
*September 18, 2012 by Margo*

**Physics**

What are the components of a vector of magnitude 1.5 m at an angle of 35 degrees from the positive x-axis?
*January 19, 2011 by Kylee*

**Physics HELP PLEASE!**

A kickoff sends a football with an initial velocity of 25 m/s at an angle of 50 degrees above the horizontal. a) find the x and y components of the velocity b) find the time the ball is in the air c) find the horizontal distance the ball travels before hitting the ground d) ...
*January 12, 2012 by C.*

**Calculus**

Two particles move along the x -axis. For 0 is less than or equal to t is less than or equal to 6, the position of particle P at time t is given by p(t)=2cos((pi/4)t), while the position of particle R at time t is given by r(t)=t^3 -6t^2 +9t+3. 1. For 0 is less than or equal ...
*December 19, 2012 by Madeline*

**Calculus**

Two particles move along the x -axis. For 0 is less than or equal to t is less than or equal to 6, the position of particle P at time t is given by p(t)=2cos((pi/4)t), while the position of particle R at time t is given by r(t)=t^3 -6t^2 +9t+3. 1. For 0 is less than or equal ...
*December 19, 2012 by Madeline*

**Physics**

How fast (in rpm) must a centrifuge rotate if a particle 8.55 cm from the axis of rotation is to experience an acceleration of 1000 g's? (use 9.8 m/s^2) You may assume constant angular velocity.
*March 17, 2015 by Sarah*

**math / science**

find the vector with all of the following properties: magnitude 10 angle of 45 degrees with positive x-axis angle of 75 with positive y-axis positive k component
*December 11, 2011 by Clarissa *

**Physics**

A smooth plane AB is 10 meters long, It is inclined at 30 degrees to the horizontal with the lower end, B, 6 meteres vertically above horixontal ground. A particle is placed on the plane at the upper end, A, and then released from erst so that it slides down the plane. Find ...
*February 4, 2012 by Chris*

**Physics**

A 46.5-cm diameter disk rotates with a constant angular acceleration of 2.4 rad/s2. It starts from rest at t = 0, and a line drawn from the center of the disk to a point P on the rim of the disk makes an angle of 57.3° with the positive x-axis at this time. (Hint: Remember the...
*November 28, 2009 by Ed*

**College Physics**

A golf ball is it with the initial velocity of 50.0 m/s at an angle of 55 degrees above the horizontal. (a) How high will the ball go? (b) What is the total time the ball is in the air? (c) How far will the ball travel horizontally before it hits the ground?
*May 31, 2012 by Christine*

**Physics**

A projectile of mass 0.46 kg is shot from a cannon, at height 6.8 m, as shown in the ﬁgure, with an initial velocity vi having a horizontal component of 7.1m/s. The projectile rises to a maximum height of ∆y above the end of the cannon’s barrel and strikes the ...
*September 26, 2011 by yolanda*

**Physics**

A projectile of mass 0.46 kg is shot from a cannon, at height 6.8 m, as shown in the ﬁgure, with an initial velocity vi having a horizontal component of 7.1m/s. The projectile rises to a maximum height of ∆y above the end of the cannon’s barrel and strikes the ...
*September 26, 2011 by yolanda*

**Physics**

A projectile of mass 0.46 kg is shot from a cannon, at height 6.8 m, as shown in the ﬁgure, with an initial velocity vi having a horizontal component of 7.1m/s. The projectile rises to a maximum height of ∆y above the end of the cannon’s barrel and strikes the ...
*September 26, 2011 by yolanda*

**physics**

Initially, a particle is moving at 4.20m/s at an angle of 34.5∘ above the horizontal. Two seconds later, its velocity is 6.50m/s at an angle of 50.0∘ below the horizontal. What was the particle's average acceleration during these 2.00 seconds?
*September 21, 2014 by name*

**physics**

Initially, a particle is moving at 5.45 m/s at an angle of 38.5° above the horizontal. Four seconds later, its velocity is 6.24 m/s at an angle of 54.3° below the horizontal. What was the particle's average acceleration during these 4.00 seconds in the x-direction (enter first...
*February 4, 2015 by Brad*

**physics - electric field**

a point particle with charge q= 4/5 uC is placed on the x-axis at x=-10cm. A second particle of charge Q is now placed on the x-axis at x = 25cm, and its found that the electric field at the origin is zero. Find Q.
*January 17, 2011 by J Velji*

**physics - electric field**

a point particle with charge q= 4/5 uC is placed on the x-axis at x=-10cm. A second particle of charge Q is now placed on the x-axis at x = 25cm, and its found that the electric field at the origin is zero. Find Q.
*January 17, 2011 by J Velji*

**physics**

Three equal positive point charges of magnitude Q = 4.00́ C are located at three corners of a square of edge length d = 6.9 cm. A negative charge -14.00́ C is placed on the fourth corner. At the position of the negative charge, what is the magnitude of the electric field due ...
*January 21, 2010 by farah*

**physics**

Three equal positive point charges of magnitude Q = 8.00́ C are located at three corners of a square of edge length d = 11.8 cm. A negative charge -24.00́ C is placed on the fourth corner. At the position of the negative charge, what is the magnitude of the electric field due ...
*September 1, 2011 by TP*

**College Math**

An object is projected vertically upward with an initial velocity of v0 ft/sec, and its distance s(t) in feet above the ground after t seconds is given by the formula s(t) = −16t^2 + v0t. (a) If the object hits the ground after 8 seconds, find its initial velocity v0. v0...
*November 10, 2014 by Kyle *

**physics**

A Bainbridge mass spectrometer is shown in the figure. A charged particle with mass m, charge |q|=3.2 ×10−19C and speed v=3 ×10@6 m/s enters from the bottom of the figure and traces out the trajectory shown in the fields shown. The only electric field E=11 ×103 V/m is in...
*April 26, 2013 by sat*

**Physics**

Initially, a particle is moving at 5.40 m/s at an angle of 37.2° above the horizontal. Two seconds later, its velocity is 6.10 m/s at an angle of 55.0° below the horizontal. What was the particle's average acceleration during these 2.00 seconds in the x-direction and the y-...
*September 10, 2012 by Sam*

**pysics**

A projectile of mass 0.777 kg is shot from a cannon, at height 6.6 m, as shown in the ﬁgure, with an initial velocity vi having a horizontal component of 7.8m/s. The projectile rises to a maximum height of ∆y above the end of the cannon’s barrel and strikes the ...
*October 4, 2011 by steve*

**physics**

The solar wind is a thin, hot gas given off by the sun. Charged particles in this gas enter the magnetic field of the earth and can experience a magnetic force. Suppose a charged particle traveling with a speed of 9.80 x 10^6 m/s encounters the earth's magnetic field at an ...
*February 8, 2011 by aml*

**Physics**

A stone is aimed at a cliff of height h with an initial speed of v = 54.0 m/s directed 55.0° above the horizontal, as shown in the Figure below by the arrow. The stone strikes at A, 7.31 s after launching. What is the height of the cliff? What is the maximum height H reached ...
*December 2, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A man is standing beneath two rain clouds, equidistant from each cloud, as shown in the figure. Cloud A has an excess of 7.1 104 negative charges while cloud B has 7.1 104 positive charges (where a charge has magnitude e). (a) What is the magnitude of the net electric field ...
*September 2, 2015 by kate*

**math**

When a ball is thrown up into the air, it makes the shape of a parabola. The equation S= -5t^2 + v*t + k gives the height of the ball at any time, t in seconds, where “v” is the initial velocity (speed) in meters/sec and “k” is the initial height in meters (as if you were on ...
*June 15, 2010 by Anne*

**physics**

A 65 kg diver jumps off of a 10.0 m tower. a. Find the diver's velocity when he hits the water. b. The diver comes to a stop 2.0 m below the surface. Find the net force exerted by the water. Ok, im confused, I found velocity which is 14. But for the net force im confused on ...
*December 24, 2009 by Heart*

**Physics**

A place kicker must kick the football from a point 34.2 m from the goal and clear a bar 3.00 m above the ground. The ball leaves the ground with a speed of 20.0 m/s at an angle of 53.0 degrees above the horizontal. (a) By how much (m) does the ball clear (positive value) or ...
*August 6, 2011 by waqas*

**physics**

The average velocity for a trip has a positive value. Is it possible for the instantaneous velocity at any point during the trip to have a negative value? (I'm thinking yes because derivatives can be negative but I'm not sure). also A ball is dropped from rest from the top of ...
*January 2, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Physics- Algebra based**

A diver springs upward from a board that is three meters above the water. At the instant she contacts the water her speed is 9.10 m/s and her body makes an angle of 80.0° with respect to the horizontal surface of the water. Determine her initial velocity, both magnitude and ...
*February 5, 2011 by Bailey*

**Physics**

Cn u plz gv explaination 2 d solutions bit by bit in brief? Cz i really dnt understand hw 2 apply d formula 2 solve it when i revise nw.Thnkz. [g=10 m/s^2 ]a particle P of mass m kg on a rough horizontal table. The coefficient of friction between P & the table is 1 /4. The ...
*September 29, 2008 by Ling*

**math**

im trying to help my son 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 (speed) in ft/sec and “k” is the...
*January 12, 2010 by joni*

**physics **

Vector A has magnitude 8.0 units at an angle of 60o from the x-axis. Vector B has magnitude 6.0 at an angle of -30o from the x-axis. Find the magnitude and direction of vector C = A + B I tried actually drawing it to see if it would help but it didn't I'm pretty sure the ...
*September 19, 2015 by JOHN SMITH*

**physics**

As a bowling ball of radius 14.9 cm rolls down the alley to the right, a frictional force of magnitude 1.43 N, directed to the left, acts on it. Find the frictional torque with respect to an axis through the center of the ball.
*April 25, 2010 by Michael*

**physics**

As a bowling ball of radius 15.9 cm rolls down the alley to the right, a frictional force of magnitude 1.46 N, directed to the left, acts on it. Find the frictional torque with respect to an axis through the center of the ball.
*March 14, 2012 by John*

**physics**

As a bowling ball of radius 15.9 cm rolls down the alley to the right, a frictional force of magnitude 1.46 N, directed to the left, acts on it. Find the frictional torque with respect to an axis through the center of the ball.
*March 14, 2012 by John*

**physics**

Vector A ⃗ {\rm \vec A} points in the negative x x direction. Vector B ⃗ {\rm \vec B} points at an angle of 35.0 ∘ ^\circ above the positive x x axis. Vector C ⃗ {\rm \vec C} has a magnitude of 19m m and points in a direction 37.0 ∘ ^\circ below ...
*September 7, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A test rocket is fired vertically upward from a well. A catapult gives it an initial speed of 80.2 m/s at ground level. Its engines then fire and it accelerates upward at 4.20 m/s2 until it reaches an altitude of 960 m. At that point its engines fail, and the rocket goes into ...
*October 11, 2009 by Becky*

**physics**

A ball is tossed from an upper-story window of a building. The ball is given an initial velocity of 9.50 m/s at an angle of 24.0° below the horizontal. It strikes the ground 5.00 s later. (a) How far horizontally from the base of the building does the ball strike the ground? ...
*May 16, 2007 by micole*

**Trigonometry**

Find the magnitude and direction of the resultant of two forces of 250 pounds and 45 pounds at angles of 25 degrees and 250 degrees with the x-axis, respectively.
*March 9, 2008 by Anonymous*

**physics**

What are the magnitude and direction of the particle’s acceleration? If a particle is moving along an x axis with a constant acceleration. Some points on the graph are (0, -2), (1,0), (2,6). I got 6 m/s to the right. is this correct? << got 6 m/s to the right. is this ...
*September 17, 2006 by ben*

**Physics**

From the window of a building, a ball is tossed from a height y0 above the ground with an initial velocity of 9.40 m/s and angle of 23.0° below the horizontal. It strikes the ground 5.00 s later. By how much does the ball clear or fall short (vertically) of clearing the ...
*October 12, 2012 by Bill*

**Physics**

From the window of a building, a ball is tossed from a height y0 above the ground with an initial velocity of 9.40 m/s and angle of 23.0° below the horizontal. It strikes the ground 5.00 s later. By how much does the ball clear or fall short (vertically) of clearing the ...
*October 12, 2012 by Bill*

**phyics**

Four cars undergo acceleration as described by the data in the following table. Car Initial Velocity (m/s) Final Velocity (m/s) Time period (s) A 2.0 11.0 3.0 B -5.0 3.0 2.0 C 1.0 -5.0 2.0 D 0.0 25.0 10.0 Rank the accelerations from most positive to most negative.
*September 12, 2015 by sharon*

**PHYSICS**

what are the components of a vector that has a magnitude of 1.5 m at the angle of 35 degrees with respect to the positive x axis
*December 22, 2010 by Katie*

**physics**

Only two forces act on an object (mass = 4.00 kg), as in the drawing. Find the magnitude and direction (relative to the x axis) of the acceleration of the object. Ftotal=Sqrt(60^2+40^2)=72.11(N) Angle=tan-1(60/40)= 56.3° (How did you get 56.3°) a= F/m=72.11/4=18(m/s/s) The ...
*October 25, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A watermelon cannon fires a watermelon vertically up into the air at a velocity of +11.5 m/s, starting from an initial position 1.20 meters above the ground. When the watermelon reaches the peak of its flight, what is (a) its velocity, (b) its acceleration, (c) the elapsed ...
*February 2, 2013 by Kathy*

**geometry**

In problems 1 and 2, the initial point and the terminal point of a vector are given. Write the vector in component form. 1. Initial point: (0, 0); Terminal point: (3, -4) A Lesson 13 B Lesson 13 C Lesson 13 D Lesson 13 E Lesson 13 F Lesson 13 2. Initial point: (3, 5); Terminal...
*December 6, 2011 by Cam*

**mitx 8.01x Classical Mechanics**

Vector A⃗ , in the first quadrant, has a magnitude |A⃗ |= 1.0 and is at an angle α = 40 ∘ with respect to the positive x-axis. Vector B⃗ , in the fourth quadrant, has a magnitude |B⃗ |= 2.5 and is at an angle β = 20.0 ∘ with ...
*September 10, 2013 by youlife*

**physics**

Calculate the magnitude of the force if a ball of mass 249.9 grams, and initial velocity +16.5 m/s is struck back on the same path with a final velocity of -22.0 m/s. Assume the contact time is 3.1 milliseconds. Use 2 s.f.
*June 9, 2014 by allen*

**physics**

A projectile is shot from the edge of a cliff 125 m above ground level with an initial speed of 105 m/s at an angle of 37.0o with the horizontal, as shown in Figure 3-39. (a) Determine the time taken by the projectile to hit point P at ground level. (b) Determine the range X ...
*April 25, 2012 by matin*

**physics **

Find x-component of vector d=(110m , 46 degrees below + x-axis). Find y-component of vector d=(110m ,46 degrees below + x-axis). Find x-component of vector v=(350m/s , 28degrees above + x-axis). Find y-component of vector v=(350 , 28 above + x-axis). Find x-component of vector...
*October 2, 2013 by john*

**physics **

Find x-component of vector d=(110m , 46 degrees below + x-axis). Find y-component of vector d=(110m ,46 degrees below + x-axis). Find x-component of vector v=(350m/s , 28degrees above + x-axis). Find y-component of vector v=(350 , 28 above + x-axis). Find x-component of vector...
*October 3, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Vector A has the magnitude of 12 m and is angled 60 degrees counterclockwise from the positive direction of the x axis of an xy plane. Also vector b = 12i + 8j on that same corrdinate system. We now rotate the system counterclockwise about the orgin by 20 degrees to form a new...
*October 6, 2006 by Jamie*

**Math**

An electron accelerates from rest to the right, in a horizontally directed electric field. The electron then leaves the electric field at a speed of 4.0 × 106, entering a magnetic field of magnitude 0.20 T (Tesla) directed into the screen. Calculate the magnitude and ...
*February 23, 2013 by Ginny*

**Physics/Math**

A 1.50 kg snowball is fired from a cliff 12.5 m high with an initial velocity of 14.0 m/s, directed 41.0° above the horizontal. (a) Using energy techniques, rather than techniques of Chapter 4, find the speed of the snowball as it reaches the ground below the cliff. (b) What ...
*March 7, 2007 by Technoboi11*

**Calculus**

A particle moves along a horizontal line so that at any time t its position is given by x(t)=cost-t. Time is measured in seconds and x is measured in meters. a.) Find the velocity as a function t. Use your answer to determine the velocity of the particle when t=pi/6 seconds. ...
*October 14, 2012 by Rudy*

**physics**

A particle is displaced from the point ( 4 m, 12 m ) to the point ( 9 m, 1 m ) in 30 seconds. Calculate the direction (with respect to the positive x axis) of its average velocity vector.
*December 30, 2011 by tom*

**Calculus 1**

The acceleration function (in m/s^2) and the initial velocity are given for a particle moving along a line. a(t)=t+4, v(0)=4, 0 ≤ t ≤ 11 (a) Find the velocity at time t. (b) Find the distance traveled during the give time interval.
*December 1, 2015 by TayB*

**Math: Calculus**

The velocity function is v(t)= t^2-5t+ 4 for a particle moving along a line. The position function s(t) is an antiderivative of the velocity function. Find the displacement, s(6) - s(-3), by the particle during the time interval [-3,6].
*November 11, 2010 by REALLY NEED HELP!!!!*

**algebra**

Library Assignment 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 (speed) in ft/sec and “k” is the initial height in feet (as if...
*January 18, 2010 by hilda*

**Physics**

A boy kicks a football with an initial velocity of 20 m/s at an angle of 30 above the horizontal. What is the vertical component of it's velocity at the highest point of it's trajectory?
*November 6, 2011 by Jj*

**Physics**

If a juggler throws a ball (10cm in diameter) 2.4m vertically above the level of his hand to the ceiling; 1. What is it's initial velocity? I work out 0m/s? 2. How long does it take for the ball to hit the ceiling? 3. If he throws a second ball at the same initial velocity as ...
*April 12, 2011 by Soupie*

**Physics**

a particle moving with a acceleration travels 24m and 64m in the first two consecutive intervals of 4 seconds each.find its initial velocity
*May 23, 2013 by Shweta*

**Physics**

How do you convert a distance time graph to a velocity time graph. In my first distance time graph, i have 3 curves, two are above the x axis the the middle curve is under the x axis. i am confused on how to change this graph into a velocity time graph since i cant find the ...
*September 16, 2014 by Ruth*

**geometry**

1. Initial point: (0, 0); Terminal point: (3, -4) A Lesson 13 B Lesson 13 C Lesson 13 D Lesson 13 E Lesson 13 F Lesson 13 2. Initial point: (3, 5); Terminal point: (-2, -1) A Lesson 13 B Lesson 13 C Lesson 13 D Lesson 13 E Lesson 13 F Lesson 13 In problems 3 and 4, let u = ...
*December 7, 2011 by Cam*

**Physics**

An object is being acted upon by three forces and moves with a constant velocity. One force is 60N along the x-axis, the second force is 75N along a direction making a counterclockwise angle of 150 degrees with the x-axis. What is the direction of the third force, measured ...
*October 6, 2010 by Amanda*

**Physics(Please, please respond)**

Vector A has a magnitude of 3.0 m and direction 1o3 degrees relative to the positive x-axis. Vector B has magnitude 5.0m and direction 215 relative to the positive x-axis. For the resultant I did Rx= 3 cos 103 + 5 cos 215 Ry=3 sin 103 + 5 sin 215 Then sqrt Rx^2 + Ry^2 and got ...
*June 20, 2012 by Hannah*

**Physics**

Determine the final velocity of a proton that has an initial velocity of 2.35 X 105 m/s, and then is accelerated uniformly in an electric field at the rate of –1.10 X 10 to the 12 power m/s2 for 1.50 X 10 to the negative 7 power seconds. Vfinal= Vinitial + acceleration*time ...
*October 9, 2006 by Alex*

**Physics**

A single conservative force F(x) acts on a 1.6 kg particle that moves along an x axis. The potential energy U(x) associated with F(x) is given by U(x) = -2.9xe-x/3 where x is in meters. At x = 3.4 m the particle has a kinetic energy of 7.2 J. (a) What is the mechanical energy ...
*March 7, 2011 by Aaron*

**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*

**Chemistry**

The reaction X + Y --> products was studied using the method of initial rates. The initial rate of consumption of X was measured in three different experiments. What is the value of the rate constant, k? *concentrations are in mol/L and initial rates are in molL-1s-1 Exp 1...
*February 23, 2011 by Jamie*

**univercity of baghdad**

A particle travels along a straight line with a velocity v=(12-3t^2)m/s.where t is in the seconds. When t=1s.the particle is located 10m to the left of the origin. Determine the acceleration when t=4s.the displacement from t=0s to t=10s.and the distance the particle travels ...
*May 16, 2014 by ahmed talal *

**Calculus**

Sorry this is really long. Just wondering how I would do each of these A particle is moving with velocity v(t) = t^2 – 9t + 18 with distance, s measured in meters, left or right of zero, and t measured in seconds, with t between 0 and 8 seconds inclusive. The position at time ...
*February 14, 2016 by John*

**Calculus**

1.(arrow above letter a pointing to the right) and (arrow above letter b pointing to the right) have the same direction, and they both have a magnitude of 6. What must be true about(arrow above letter a pointing to the right)and(arrow above letter b pointing to the right)? ...
*August 19, 2012 by alana*