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December 5, 2016
Number of results: 173,442

**physics**

Acceleration of a Mass in a Pulley System Block 1 of mass m1 slides on a frictionless plane inclined at angle θ with respect to the horizontal. One end of a massless inextensible string is attached to block 1. The string is wound around a frictionless movable pulley P of ...

*November 15, 2016 by simon*

**physics**

A 5.55 kg block covered in sandpaper is pushed along the ceiling of a room under construction. The block is pushed across the ceiling with a force of 77.9 N directed at an angle of 71.5° to the horizontal. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the paper and the ...

*September 25, 2009 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 5.55 kg block covered in sandpaper is pushed along the ceiling of a room under construction. The block is pushed across the ceiling with a force of 77.9 N directed at an angle of 71.5° to the horizontal. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the paper and the ...

*September 26, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Science: Physics and Chemistry**

Can someone please help me with this??? I was given a systems equation. Two masses are on a flat frictionless surface tied together. There is a pulley type thing and another mass is hanging over the edge of the table. It is attatched to the other 2 masses. It has no Fn, only ...

*February 8, 2010 by Marina*

**Physics...help!**

A sled slides along a horizontal surface on which the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.30. Its velocity at point A is 7.6 m/s and at point B is 4.0 m/s. Use the impulse-momentum theorem to find how long (in s) the sled takes to travel from A to B. Assume that the local ...

*October 26, 2011 by Me*

**11th grade**

A flight attendant pulls her 70.0 N flight bag a distance of 263 m along a level airport floor at a constant speed. The force she exerts is 41.0 N at an angle of 52.0° above the horizontal. (a) Find the work she does on the flight bag. (b) Find the work done by the force of ...

*April 15, 2010 by brittany*

**science cbse school**

a force of 10 newton gives a mass m1 an acceleration of 2m/s2 and a mass m2 an acceleration of 4m/s2.what acceleration would it givr if both the masses are tied together?

*August 17, 2014 by p.gayathri*

**science**

A force of 5N gives a mass M,an acceleration of 18ms-2qnd a mass m,an acceleration of 24m s-2.what acceleration wouldit give if both the masses were tied together?

*September 28, 2016 by arsh*

**physics**

A block of ice at 0°C whose mass initially is m = 12.5 kg slides along a horizontal surface, starting at a speed vo = 4.10 m/s and finally coming to rest after traveling a distance d = 10.07 m. Compute the mass of ice melted as a result of the friction between the block and ...

*December 8, 2009 by AK*

**Physics Urgent please help**

A small sphere of mass m and charge +q with zero velocity falls under the influence of gravity (acceleration = g from height h onto an infinite uniformly charged plane with positive charge density sigma as shown below. What will the velocity of the sphere be when it hits the ...

*October 21, 2013 by rosa*

**Physics Urgent please help**

A small sphere of mass m and charge +q with zero velocity falls under the influence of gravity (acceleration = g from height h onto an infinite uniformly charged plane with positive charge density sigma as shown below. What will the velocity of the sphere be when it hits the ...

*October 21, 2013 by aaka*

**assignment**

Q.17: In the Figure 3.22 find the acceleration of the masses and the tension in the string.

*October 27, 2010 by saad*

**phyiscs help please**

A 3.00*10^2 N force is pulling an 80.0 kg refrigerator across a horizontal surface. The force acts at an angle of 18.0° above the surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.200, and the refrigerator moves a distance of 8.00 m. (a) Find the work done by the pulling ...

*October 29, 2010 by Anonymous*

**AP Physics**

A mystery surprise box is sliding down a ramp at a constant speed. The box has a mass of 55.0kg and the ramp makes a 40.0œ angle with the horizontal. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the ramp? Please help asap. Thank you.

*November 8, 2015 by Anna*

**physics**

Let the radius of the circular segment be 92 m, the mass of the car 2393 kg, and the coefficient of the static friction between the road and the tire 0.9. Find the magnitude of the normal force N which the road exerts on the car at the opti- mal speed (the speed at which the ...

*September 29, 2012 by mark*

**Physics**

Two lumps of clay having equal masses and speeds, but traveling in opposite directions, collide and stick together. Which of the following statements about this system of lumps must be true? A. The momentum of the system is conserved during the collision. B. The kinetic energy...

*March 5, 2011 by Joe *

**Physics**

A box with a mass of 10 kg slides along a horizontal surface. A force of 50 N is needed to keep it moving. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction?

*July 4, 2016 by ylopez*

**just checking**

My method was correct right?, sorry to post again I just wanted to double check that I had the setup right: A 8000N car is traveling 12 m/s along a horizntal road when the brakes are applied. The car skids to a stop in 4.0s. How much kinetic energy does the car have. my work: ...

*November 6, 2006 by Jenny*

**physics**

A toboggan approaches a snowy hill moving at 15.0 m/s. The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between the snow and the toboggan are 0.460 and 0.350, respectively, and the hill slopes upward at 41.0 above the horizontal. Find the acceleration of the toboggan as it is ...

*February 8, 2013 by Alex*

**high school physics static friction**

The system shown below is in equilibrium. Using the fact that block A is placed on a table, has a normal force of 40.2 N and it is not moving, what is the coefficient of static friction on block A? I know you can't answer this but if you have any suggestions: Calculate the ...

*December 8, 2010 by Jess*

**Physics**

A server at a diner slides a 0.521 kg root beer from the end of the counter to a thirsty customer. A force of friction of 1.32 N brings the drink to a stop right in front of the customer. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the glass and the counter?

*December 11, 2012 by Asia*

**physics**

Radius of Curvature A bicyclist traveling at 8 m/s rides around an unbanked curve. The coefficient of friction (is this static or kinetic friction?) between the tires and the road is 0.36. What is the radius of the shortest turn that the bicyclist can safely make? Please, ...

*November 9, 2013 by Amanda*

**physics**

Two boxes of fruit on a frictionless horizontal surface are connected by a light string as in the figures below, where m1 = 10 kg and m2 = 19 kg. A force of 46 N is applied to the 19 kg box. Repeat the problem for the case where the coefficient of kinetic friction between each...

*October 4, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Consider the hip joint. The bones are normally not in direct contact , but instead are covered with cartilage to reduce friction. The space between them is filled with synovial fluid, which reduces the friction further. Due to this fluid, the coefficient of kinetic friction ...

*March 8, 2016 by tom*

**Physics**

Consider the hip joint. The bones are normally not in direct contact , but instead are covered with cartilage to reduce friction. The space between them is filled with synovial fluid, which reduces the friction further. Due to this fluid, the coefficient of kinetic friction ...

*March 8, 2016 by tom*

**physics**

Consider the hip joint. The bones are normally not in direct contact , but instead are covered with cartilage to reduce friction. The space between them is filled with synovial fluid, which reduces the friction further. Due to this fluid, the coefficient of kinetic friction ...

*March 8, 2016 by vanessa*

**physic**

Hi! I try already but, the answer is wrong could you help me to fix it out. A sledge loaded with bricks has a total mass of 17.8 kg and is pulled at constant speed by a rope inclined at 20.8° above the horizontal. The sledge moves a distance of 20.6 m on a horizontal surface...

*October 27, 2009 by Chan*

**Physics**

A) An object with mass M=10kg is held on a incline. The object and the incline surfaces have a static friction coefficient of 0.3. What is the maximum angle at which the object starts moving? B) Again, suppose that the force in A) is a push applied horizontally on the mass ...

*October 16, 2016 by Timothy*

**Physics **

You're driving along at 101 km/hr on a rainy day. Suddenly a deer jumps out 30 m ahead of you. You slam on the brakes of your 1972 Mustang (no ABS) with Goodyear tires (coefficient of kinetic friction= 0.525, coefficient of static friction=0.750). Will you hit the deer?

*April 9, 2015 by Ashleigh*

**physicsss**

A cable attached to a block of mass 11 kg pulls the block along a horizontal floor at a constant velocity. If the tension in the cable is 5.3 N, what is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the floor?

*February 14, 2009 by kj*

**Physics**

A cable attached to a block of mass 14 kg pulls the block along a horizontal floor at a constant velocity. If the tension in the cable is 5.4 N, what is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the floor?

*September 11, 2011 by Heather *

**Physics**

A cable attached to a block of mass 8 kg pulls the block along a horizontal floor at a constant velocity. If the tension in the cable is 5.3 N, what is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the floor?

*June 20, 2012 by Sierra*

**Physics**

A 27.9 kg block (m1) is on a horizontal surface, connected to a 6.50 kg block (m2) by a massless string as shown in the figure below. The frictionless pulley has a radius R = 0.090 m and a moment of inertia I=0.060 kgm2. A force F = 192.1 N acts on m1 at an angle theta = 32.1...

*November 28, 2016 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Can someone help with the following physics problem? This is the only one I'm having trouble solving. Thanks. A 3.6-m-long ladder leans against a frictionless wall as shown in the figure below. The coefficient of static friction between the ladder and the floor is 0.30. What ...

*April 13, 2014 by Holly*

**physics**

?????Two books of mass m1 = 6.9 kg and m2 = 3.8 kg are stacked on a table as shown in the figure below. Find the normal force acting between the table and the book on the bottom. SO g*m1+g*m2=104.86 N = mgcos(θ) N= (104.86)(9.81)Cos? Where do i find cos? IS THIS RIGHT?

*September 9, 2010 by tommy *

**Physics**

A car enters a circular flat curve with a radius of curvature of 0.40 km with a maximum speed of 130 km/h. If the friction between the road and the car's tires can supply a centripetal acceleration, what is the static coefficient of friction?

*June 9, 2016 by Luke Michaels*

**calculus **

Flight Path. In this problem you will use a cosine function to model the flight path of a plane that begins its descent from 20000 ft when it is 45 miles from the airport. Find the fuction p(x)= ACos(wx)+B that that gives the altitude in ft when the plane is x miles from the ...

*April 1, 2013 by Tom*

**math**

Flight Path. In this problem you will use a cosine function to model the flight path of a plane that begins its descent from 20000 ft when it is 45 miles from the airport. Find the fuction p(x)= ACos(wx)+B that that gives the altitude in ft when the plane is x miles from the ...

*April 2, 2013 by T-Man*

**math**

Flight Path. In this problem you will use a cosine function to model the flight path of a plane that begins its descent from 20000 ft when it is 45 miles from the airport. Find the fuction p(x)= ACos(wx)+B that that gives the altitude in ft when the plane is x miles from the ...

*April 2, 2013 by tom*

**math**

Flight Path. In this problem you will use a cosine function to model the flight path of a plane that begins its descent from 20000 ft when it is 45 miles from the airport. Find the fuction p(x)= ACos(wx)+B that that gives the altitude in ft when the plane is x miles from the ...

*April 3, 2013 by momo*

**Physics**

you slide a 325-N trunk up a 20.0 degree incline plane with a constant velocity by exerting a force of 211 N parallel to the incline plane a)what is the component of the trunk's weight parallel to the plane ? b)what is the sum of your applied force ,friction and the parallel ...

*October 19, 2009 by Amanda*

**Physics**

You are an explorer on a tiny planet with no atmosphere. You drop a coffee filter and find that it falls 2.0m in 1.6s. As you were approaching the planet, you measured the radius to be 1.8x10^6 m. What is the mass of the planet? So I used the 2.0m and 1.6s to figure out the ...

*September 15, 2015 by Sam*

**physics**

In the Figure the pulley has negligible mass, and both it and the inclined plane are frictionless. Block A has a mass of 1.3 kg, block B has a mass of 2.7 kg, and angle è is 26 °. If the blocks are released from rest with the connecting cord taut, what is their total kinetic...

*March 21, 2009 by sweety*

**physics**

a 70 kg box is pulled by a rope that exerts a 400 N force at angle of 30 degrees to the horizontal the leading coefficient of kinetic friction id 0.50. draw a diagram. draw a free body diagram . find the acceleration of the box.

*November 13, 2012 by tionne*

**physics**

A 236 kg block is released at a 4.2 m height as shown. The track is frictionless except for a portion of length 6.2 m . The block travels down the track, hits a spring of force constant k = 1483 N/m . The coefficient of kinetic fric- tion between surface and block over the 6.2...

*June 24, 2014 by jennifer*

**phsics**

Assuming that Albertine's mass is 60.0kg , what is μk, the coefficient of kinetic friction between the chair and the waxed floor? Use g = 9.80m/s2 for the magnitude of the acceleration due to gravity. Assume that the value of k found in Part A has three significant ...

*December 12, 2014 by jame*

**Physics**

A mass of 14 kg is moving at a speed of 39 m/s at the bottom of incline which is inclined at an angle of 51.6 degrees. The incline has friction and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.6. The mass travels up the incline and stops due to both gravity and friction and then ...

*October 17, 2014 by Kimmy*

**physics**

A car is traveling at 55.1 km/h on a ﬂat highway. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2. a) If the coeﬃcient of kinetic friction between the road and the tires on a rainy day is 0.116, what is the minimum distance needed for the car to stop b) What is the ...

*December 24, 2010 by jay*

**physics**

A 20 g fridge magnet is being held onto the fridge by a 0.9 N force. coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.3 . a. calculate the friction acting on the magnet. b. calculate the weight of the magnet c.the acceleration of the magnet. also, explain the situation, cause i don't get it.

*October 25, 2014 by sara*

**Physics**

A block of mass m1 = 2.4 kg initially moving to the right with a speed of 3.3 m/s on a frictionless, horizontal track collides with a spring attached to a second block of mass m2 = 4.1 kg initially moving to the left with a speed of 1.5 m/s as shown in figure (a). The spring ...

*October 14, 2013 by Leticia*

**Physics**

A block of mass m1 = 2.4 kg initially moving to the right with a speed of 3.3 m/s on a frictionless, horizontal track collides with a spring attached to a second block of mass m2 = 4.1 kg initially moving to the left with a speed of 1.5 m/s as shown in figure (a). The spring ...

*October 14, 2013 by Leticia*

**Physics**

An object of mass M rests on a horizontal table and is connected to a cable that passes over a pulley and is then fastened to a hanging object with mass m. There is static friction between the horizontal surface and mass M. The coefficient of static friction is 0.75 and M=15. ...

*October 22, 2009 by Nikita*

**physics**

Two objects with masses 2.0 and 3.0 kg move toward each other, both with speeds V0 = 5.0 m/s. They collide head on and stick together. (a) Calculate their final velocity. (b) Calculate the amount of kinetic energy lost during the process. (c) Suppose the two masses approach ...

*September 6, 2014 by Physics*

**phy**

A brick of mass 0.6 kg slides down an icy roof inclined at 30.0° with respect to the horizontal. (a) If the brick starts from rest, how fast is it moving when it reaches the edge of the roof 1.75 m away? Ignore friction. m/s (b) Redo part (a) if the coefficient of kinetic ...

*February 25, 2013 by kyoya*

**physics**

To measure the static friction coefficient between a 1.6-kg block and a vertical wall, the setup shown in the drawing is used. A spring (spring constant = 400 N/m) is attached to the block. Someone pushes on the end of the spring in a direction perpendicular to the wall until ...

*November 26, 2013 by Donna*

**science**

To measure the static friction coefficient between a 1.7-kg block and a vertical wall, the setup shown in the drawing is used. A spring (spring constant = 416 N/m) is attached to the block. Someone pushes on the end of the spring in a direction perpendicular to the wall until ...

*January 6, 2016 by xxxxxxx*

**physics**

In a game of shuffleboard, a disk with an initial speed travels of 3.2m/s travels 6.0m (a) what is the acceleration of the disk? (b) what is the coefficient of friction between the floor and the disk? So far I've gotten to the equation vf^2 - vi^2 = 2a(xf-xi) because time isn'...

*October 19, 2014 by Jordan*

**physic**

Please help me I have no idea how to do this problem at all. Question:A sledge loaded with bricks has a total mass of 17.8 kg and is pulled at constant speed by a rope inclined at 20.8° above the horizontal. The sledge moves a distance of 20.6 m on a horizontal surface. The ...

*October 24, 2009 by Chan*

**Physics**

*I really don't know how to get started. I have done lots of the homework, but this one (and a couple of others) are really giving me PROBLEMS.* A stockroom worker pushes a box with a mass 10.5 kg on a horizontal surface with a constant speed of 3.00 m/s. The coeffecients of ...

*October 1, 2006 by John*

**Physics**

Santa Claus (mass = 150 kg) is leaning his sled(mass = 50 kg, length = 6 m) at an angle of 72° against the wall of the house to enter from the roof the living room. Considering a coefficient of friction of 0.29 between the ground and the sled and no friction between the sled ...

*December 4, 2016 by Chika*

**physics**

Two astronaut, as shown in the figure, each having a mass of 62.0 kg, are connected by a 12.00 m rope of negligible mass. They are isolated in space, moving in circles around the point halfway between them at a speed of 5.00 m/s. Treating the astronauts as particles, calculate...

*November 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Two astronaut, as shown in the figure, each having a mass of 62.0 kg, are connected by a 12.00 m rope of negligible mass. They are isolated in space, moving in circles around the point halfway between them at a speed of 5.00 m/s. Treating the astronauts as particles, calculate...

*November 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Two astronaut, as shown in the figure, each having a mass of 62.0 kg, are connected by a 12.00 m rope of negligible mass. They are isolated in space, moving in circles around the point halfway between them at a speed of 5.00 m/s. Treating the astronauts as particles, calculate...

*November 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physcis**

Two astronaut, as shown in the figure, each having a mass of 62.0 kg, are connected by a 12.00 m rope of negligible mass. They are isolated in space, moving in circles around the point halfway between them at a speed of 5.00 m/s. Treating the astronauts as particles, calculate...

*November 12, 2012 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

Whats the difference between the formulas for kinetic and static friction. Kinetic: Ff= ukFn Static: Ff= usFn Are the 'f' and the 'n' the mass of the object? Are the 'k' and the 's' just the

*April 16, 2009 by Lena*

**Physics**

A car is moving with a velocity of 16 m/s when the brakes are applied and the wheels lock (stop spinning). The car then slides to a stop in 37 m. Find the coefficient of kinetic friction between the tires and the road.

*May 14, 2012 by Alex*

**physics**

a worker lays a rubber handled 0.500kg hammer down a sloped roof. it slides down the roof to a level portion of the roof where it slides another 2.oo m long this horizontal surface. the coefficient of friction between the rubber handle and the shingles is 0.850 a)draw free ...

*January 12, 2013 by teed*

**college physics**

In the figure below, two particles, each with mass m = 0.82 kg, are fastened to each other, and to a rotation axis at O, by two thin rods, each with length d = 10 cm and mass M = 2.0 kg. The combination rotates around the rotation axis with angular speed ù = 0.34 rad/s. (a) ...

*December 1, 2009 by Ryan*

**physics**

An 70.0 N box of clothes is pulled 24.0 m up a 30.0° ramp by a force of 115 N that points along the ramp. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and ramp is 0.22, calculate the change in the box's kinetic energy.

*December 2, 2010 by Bailey*

**Physics**

An 52.0 N box of clothes is pulled 7.3 m up a 30.0° ramp by a force of 103 N that points along the ramp. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the ramp is 0.22, calculate the change in the box's kinetic energy.

*October 11, 2012 by Angela*

**Physics**

An 52.0 N box of clothes is pulled 7.3 m up a 30.0° ramp by a force of 103 N that points along the ramp. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the ramp is 0.22, calculate the change in the box's kinetic energy.

*October 11, 2012 by Angela*

**physics**

An 66.0 N box of clothes is pulled 5.5 m up a 30.0° ramp by a force of 116 N that points along the ramp. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the ramp is 0.22, calculate the change in the box's kinetic energy.

*May 29, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

An 56.0 N box of clothes is pulled 5.2 m up a 30.0° ramp by a force of 104 N that points along the ramp. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the ramp is 0.22, calculate the change in the box's kinetic energy. J

*December 11, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

An 56.0 N box of clothes is pulled 5.2 m up a 30.0° ramp by a force of 104 N that points along the ramp. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the ramp is 0.22, calculate the change in the box's kinetic energy.

*December 11, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A mass m1 on a horizontal shelf is attached by a thin string that passes over a frictionless pulley to a 2.5 kg mass (m2) that hangs over the side of the shelf 1.2 m above the ground. The system is released from rest at t = 0 and the 2.5 kg mass strikes the ground at t = 0.82 ...

*February 26, 2012 by J*

**Physics**

In the figure, a 52 kg rock climber is climbing a “chimney” between two rock slabs. The coefficient of static friction between her shoes and the rock is 1.20; between her back and the rock it is 0.707. She has reduced her push against the rock until her back and her shoes ...

*October 24, 2014 by Anja*

**Physics **

A box is pushed down an incline from point A to point B by a force F (and also under the influence of its weight). The distance from A to B, along the ramp, is 5.0 m. The force F is parallel to the incline, as shown, and has a magnitude of 2.0 N. The force of kinetic friction ...

*May 30, 2014 by Abby*

**Physics**

A crate with a total mass of 18.0 kg is pulled by a person along the floor at a constant speed by a rope. The rope is inclined at 20 degree above the horizontal, and the crate moves 20.0 m on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the floor and the ...

*August 8, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A ring (hollow cylinder) of mass 2.89kg, inner radius 5.35cm, and outer radius 6.35cm rolls (without slipping) up an inclined plane that makes an angle of θ=35.6°, as shown in the figure below. At the moment the ring is at position x = 1.87m up the plane, its speed is 2....

*July 4, 2016 by Tim*

**Physics**

A ring (hollow cylinder) of mass 2.89kg, inner radius 5.35cm, and outer radius 6.35cm rolls (without slipping) up an inclined plane that makes an angle of θ=35.6°, as shown in the figure below. At the moment the ring is at position x = 1.87m up the plane, its speed is 2....

*July 5, 2016 by Andrea*

**Physics**

A block of mass m_1 is connected by a string over a pulley to a block of mass m_2 that is sliding on a flat table. The string is light and does not stretch; the pulley is light and turns without friction. The coefficient of friction between the sliding block and the table is...

*October 1, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Two blocks of equal masses are connected by a string. Block 1 is pulled by a force of 30 N which accelerates both blocks at 3 m/s2 along a surface of negligible friction A) find the masses of each block B) find the tension

*January 26, 2015 by Thikha*

**Spring Physics**

A 2.0 kg box rests on a plank that is inclined at an angle of 65° above the horizontal. The upper end of the box is attached to a spring with a force constant of 19 N/m, as shown in Figure 6-32. If the coefficient of static friction between the box and the plank is 0.21, what...

*November 4, 2009 by Stefanie*

**physics**

A father pulls his young daughter on a sled with a constant velocity on a level surface through a distance of 10 m, as illustrated below. If the total mass of the sled and the girl is 35 kg and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled runners and the snow is 0.20, ...

*April 11, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 4.90 kg particle moves along the x axis. Its position varies with time according to x = t + 3.4t3, where x is in meters and t is in seconds. (a) Find the kinetic energy at any time t. (Accurately round any coefficient to exactly two decimal places. Use t as necessary.) K...

*November 14, 2011 by carlton*

**physics**

Two ice skaters have masses m1 and m2 and are initially stationary. Their skates are identical. They push against one another, as in Figure 7.10, and move in opposite directions with different speeds. While they are pushing against each other, any kinetic frictional forces ...

*October 15, 2011 by riley*

**physics**

determine the acceleration of a 25 kg crate being dragged across a floor by a 150 N force at a 42 degree angle above the floor where the kinetic coefficient of friction is .52.

*April 23, 2012 by Syd*

**Physics Dynamics**

A 5.0-kg box is pulled horizontally with a 45-N force that makes angle of 40 degree with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction of the surface is 0.20. What is the magnitude of the acceleration of the box?

*February 8, 2015 by Anonymous*

**science**

A 10-kg box is pulled along a horizontal surface by a force of 40N applied at a 30° angle above horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.3. Calculate the acceleration.

*October 26, 2015 by mustafa*

**physics**

A 5.4 kg wagon is pulled along a horizontal surface. The acceleration of the object is 0.9 m/s^2. What is the coefficient of friction between the surfaces? Any help is much appreciated! I am not sure how to go about the problem other than I think I must use the Fn (normal ...

*December 29, 2010 by Jenni*

**Physics**

A brick of mass 1.0 kg slides down an icy roof inclined at 30.0 degrees with respect to the horizontal. (a) If the brick starts from rest, how fast is it moving when it reaches the edge of the roof 2.00 m away? Ignore friction. (b) Redo part (a) if the coefficient of kinetic ...

*March 26, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A brick of mass 1.0 kg slides down an icy roof inclined at 30.0 degrees with respect to the horizontal. (a) If the brick starts from rest, how fast is it moving when it reaches the edge of the roof 2.00 m away? Ignore friction. (b) Redo part (a) if the coefficient of kinetic ...

*March 26, 2011 by Physics*

**another physics problem that i dont understnad..**

An 58.0 N box of clothes is pulled 5.2 m up a 30.0° ramp by a force of 95 N that points along the ramp. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the ramp is 0.22, calculate the change in the box's kinetic energy.

*April 15, 2010 by brittany*

**physics**

Persons A and B are standing on a board of uniform linear density that is balanced on two supports, as shown in the figure. What is the maximum distance x from the right end of the board at which person A can stand without tipping the board? Treat persons A and B as point ...

*April 10, 2011 by I need help*

**physics**

In the figure below, a slide loving pig slides down a certain 18° slide in twice the time it would take to slide down a frictionless 18° slide. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the pig and the slide? Explanation would be helpful.

*September 23, 2009 by Nick*

**Physics ASAP**

A block of weight 20 N is pushed with a force of 30 N through a horizontal distance of 5 m using a stick which is at an angle of 37° from the horizontal as shown. The coefficient of kinetic friction µk between the table and the block is 0.25. For your own reference, draw a ...

*December 10, 2012 by Sierra*

**physics**

what is the greatest acceleration can be generated by a runner if coefficient of friction between shoes and road is 0.95

*February 17, 2012 by momi*

**physics**

4. Two masses of 3 kg and 5 kg collide head-on, the former moving to the right with the speed 5 m/s and the latter moving to the left with the speed 3 m/s.After collision they stick together. What amount of mechanical energy is lost? 5. A cylinder with a uniform density is ...

*May 24, 2010 by ray*

**High School Physics**

Paleontologists estimate that if a Tyrannosaurus rex were to trip and fall, it would have experienced a force of approximately 260,000 acting on its torso when it hit the ground. Assuming the torso has a mass of 3800 kg, find the magnitude of the torso's upward acceleration as...

*September 23, 2009 by Mia*

**Math**

A 6.4 ton military fighter must land on a flight strip. If the plane lands at a speed of 368 mph, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.72 between the wheels and the ground. If the runway must be at least 150% as long as the shortest possible landing distance of the ...

*June 2, 2009 by Chelsea*