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May 27, 2016
Number of results: 165,352

**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*

**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 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**

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*

**College physics-oscillations**

A ball is attached by two spring as shown [vvvOvvv]. If the mass is displaced a distance â–³x BELOW the equilibrium position h (see figure A). Determine whether vertical SHM is possible for the system shown.If so, find the natural frequency. [Assume that the vertical extension...
*December 4, 2010 by Marco*

**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**

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**

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*

**Math**

Two particles X and Y joined by a rigit rod of negligible mass, move along a smooth horizontal plane. Particle X has mass 7.7kg and is pushed by an external force Fx of magnitude 73.01N. Particle Y has mass 5.68kg and is pulled along the plane by an external force Fy of ...
*September 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**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**

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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

Consider two frictionless inclined planes with the same vertical height. Plane 1 makes an angle of 25.0 degree with the horizontal, and plane 2 makes an angle of 55.0 degree with the horizontal. Mass m_1 is placed at the top of plane 1, and mass m_2 is placed at the top of ...
*February 22, 2011 by andrea*

**Physic**

Ok so this question was posted before but I'm confused by the answer. The problem is: The two masses (m1 = 5.0 kg and m2 = 3.0 kg) in the Atwood's machine shown in Figure 10-23 are released from rest, with m1 at a height of 0.87 m above the floor. When m1 hits the ground its ...
*March 8, 2010 by Kelsey*

**Physics**

A toboggan approaches a snowy hill moving at 11.1 m/s . The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between the snow and the toboggan are 0.410 and 0.280, respectively, and the hill slopes upward at 42.0 ∘ above the horizontal. A)Find the acceleration of the toboggan...
*February 14, 2016 by Samantha*

**physics**

A 90 kg box is pushed by a horizontal force F at constant speed up a ramp inclined at 28°, as shown. Determine the magnitude of the applied force. when the ramp is frictionless. when the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.18.
*June 25, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 3.00 kg block starts from rest at the top of a 33.0° incline and slides 2.00 m down the incline in 1.75 s. Find the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the incline
*October 22, 2011 by Johnna*

**Physics**

A 2.3 kg block slides down a 25° inclined plane with constant acceleration. The block starts from rest at the top. At the bottom, its velocity is 0.65 m/s. The incline is 1.6 m long. What is the coefficient of friction?
*December 20, 2012 by Mat*

**Physics(IMPORTANT)**

An airliner makes an emergency landing with its nose wheel locked in a position perpendicular to its normal rolling position. The forces acting to stop the airliner arise from friction due to the wheels and from the breaking effort of the engines in reverse thrust mode. The ...
*November 1, 2013 by keitanako*

**Physics**

A student on a piano stool rotates freely with an angular speed of 2.85rev/s . The student holds a 1.10kg mass in each outstretched arm, 0.789m from the axis of rotation. The combined moment of inertia of the student and the stool, ignoring the two masses, is 5.23kg⋅m2...
*November 7, 2013 by Patricia*

**physics**

A triple beam balance, like the scales we use every week in lab, works using rotational equilibrium. If a 253 g mass is placed on the pan, 1 cm from the pivot, and there are three masses, 1 g, 10 g, and 50 g masses on the other side can be slid back and forth between 0 cm and ...
*October 18, 2014 by John*

**Physics**

A transport plane takes off from a level landing field with two gliders in tow, one behind the other. The mass of each glider is 700 {kg}, and the total resistance (air drag plus friction with the runway) on each may be assumed constant and equal to 2100N . The tension in the ...
*March 12, 2013 by Gareth*

**Re: Physics/Math**

A 3.0 kg block, initially in motion, is pushed along a horizontal floor by a force F of magnitude 18 N at an angle = 45° with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and floor is 0.25. (Assume the positive direction is to the right.) Calculate the...
*February 10, 2007 by COFFEE*

**math**

A block of mass M1 = 2.7 kg rests on top of a second block of mass M2 = 4.7 kg, and the second block sits on a surface that is so slippery that the friction can be assumed to be zero (see the figure below). (a) If the coefficient of static friction between the blocks is ¦ÌS = ...
*August 28, 2013 by Hei*

**physic**

An object of mass m is at rest at the top of a smooth slope of height h and length L. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the object and the surface, μk, is small enough that the object will slide down the slope if given a very small push to get it started. Find ...
*October 23, 2014 by physic ----please help*

**physics**

A 10 kg mass is sitting on a 25 degree incline. A constant force of 49N is applied up the plane. The coefficient of static friction is .25. Does it go up or down or does it stay put?
*February 19, 2013 by Aaron*

**Physics**

A block of mass m1 = 22.0 kg is connected to a block of mass m2 = 40.0 kg by a massless string that passes over a light, frictionless pulley. The 40.0-kg block is connected to a spring that has negligible mass and a force constant of k = 260 N/m as shown in the figure below. ...
*March 12, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A box with a mass of 40.0 kg is pulled along a level floor at a constant speed by a rope that makes an angle of 20.0o with the floor as shown below. If the force on the rope is 200 N, then coefficient of sliding friction or ) between the box and the floor is: a) 0.58 b) 0.48 c...
*January 20, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Two packing crates of masses m1 = 10.0 kg and m2 = 4.10 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley as in the figure. The 4.10-kg crate lies on a smooth incline of angle 33.0°. (a) Find the acceleration of the 4.10-kg crate. (b) Find the tension ...
*September 30, 2012 by Cora*

**Physics - KE/inertia**

The rigid body shown in Figure 10-66 (it is a triangle with the upper mass = to M and the bottom two corners/masses equal to 2M. The bottom side length equals .70 cm with point P in the middle of the side and the other two sides equal .55 cm)consists of three particles ...
*March 27, 2007 by COFFEE*

**Physics **

A skier of mass 64 kg starts from rest at the top of an 18° slope, points her skis straight down the slope and lets gravity pull her down the slope. The slope is 65 m long. Her speed at the bottom is 15 m/s. (a) Assuming zero air resistance, what is the magnitude of the ...
*May 25, 2010 by MD*

**PHysics!!**

Starting from rest at a height equal to the radius of the circular track, a block of mass 25 kg slides down a quarter circular track under the influence of gravity with friction present (of coefficient μ). The radius of the track is 15 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9....
*May 8, 2012 by Bob*

**Physics please help**

Starting from rest, a 5.00 kg block slides 2.50 m down a rough 30.0 degree incline. The coefficient of kinetic friction between block and the incline is .436. Determine the work done by the friction force between block and incline and the work done on the normal force?
*October 12, 2011 by Dee*

**physics**

A freight company uses a compressed spring to shoot 2.00 kg packages up a 1.00-m -high frictionless ramp into a truck, as the figure shows. The spring constant is 481 N/m and the spring is compressed 30.0 cm . A. What is the speed of the package when it reaches the truck? B. A...
*November 13, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A ball of mass m = 0.2 kg is attached to a (massless) string of length L = 3 m and is undergoing circular motion in the horizontal plane, as shown in the figure. What should the speed of the mass be for θ to be 46°? What is the tension in the string?
*March 19, 2011 by laila*

**physics**

ball of mass m = 0.2 kg is attached to a (massless) string of length L = 3 m and is undergoing circular motion in the horizontal plane, as shown in the figure. What should the speed of the mass be for θ to be 46°? What is the tension in the string?
*March 20, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A block is at rest on the incline shown in the figure. The coefficients of static and ki- netic friction are μs = 0.45 and μk = 0.38, respectively. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the frictional force acting on the 25 kg mass? Answer in units of N ...
*October 1, 2013 by Anonymous*

**SCIENCE: CONNEXUS HELP!**

Lesson 12: Energy Unit test Unit 3:Energy 1.The diver has the least gravitational potential energy at position A-1 B-2 C-3 D-4 2. Two identical masses are moving down a slope. One mass is traveling twice as fast as the other mass. How does the kinetic energy of one mass ...
*May 13, 2015 by MM*

**physics**

You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend to thread a rope ...
*September 15, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics HELP!**

A block of mass 3 kg slides along a horizontal surface while a 20-N force is applied to it at an angle of 25°. If needed, use g = 10 m/s2. For a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.3 between the block and the surface, the frictional force acting on the block is most nearly 9 ...
*May 25, 2012 by Ashley*

**Physics**

A coefficient of kinetic friction, k , is needed to stop a car in a distance D on dry pavement with the wheels locked if the car starts from speed V_0. What coefficient of kinetic friction (in terms of k ) is needed to stop this car in the same distance if it starts from an ...
*February 19, 2008 by Jose*

**College physics-oscillations**

A ball is attached by two spring as shown [vvvOvvv]. If the mass is displaced a distance â–³x BELOW the equilibrium position h (see figure A). Determine whether vertical SHM is possible for the system shown.If so, find the natural frequency. [Assume that the vertical extension...
*December 4, 2010 by Marco*

**physics**

Physics force of friction question a shuffle board disk is accelerated to a speed of 5.8m/s and released. if the coefficient of the kinetic friction between the disk and the concrete court is 0.3, how far does the disk go before it comes to a stop?The courts are 15.8meters long
*March 28, 2010 by jake*

**Physics**

4830J of work is done by a laborer pulling a 27.0 kg crate across a cement floor at a constant speed of 7.82 m/s by a 454 N force. The rope is being pulled at a 37.0 degree angle to the floor. a)How far was it pulled? b)What is the friction force? c)What is the work done ...
*November 28, 2014 by Brie*

**Physics**

Starting from rest, a 5.00 kg block slides 2.50 m down a rough 30.0 degree incline. The coefficient of kinetic friction between block and the incline is .436. Determine the work done by the friction force between block and incline and the work done on the normal force?
*October 12, 2011 by Dee*

**Physics**

Starting from rest, a 5.00 kg block slides 2.50 m down a rough 30.0 degree incline. The coefficient of kinetic friction between block and the incline is .436. Determine the work done by the friction force between block and incline and the work done on the normal force
*October 13, 2011 by Dee*

**Physics**

A hardworking ant must supply 0.00955 N to pull a small piece of fruit at constant velocity over a distance of 8.60 cm up a small hill to the entrance of the colony. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the piece of fruit and the 16.2° sloped hill is 0.540, calculate...
*November 4, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A body of mass 5.0kg slides from rest down a plane inclined at 30degrees to the horizontal. After sliding 12m down the plane it is found to have a speed of 10m/s. a) How much work has been done in overcoming friction along the plane? b) Calculate the average value of the force...
*June 13, 2012 by sand*

**Physic ~ pls help**

A heavy conductor (mass m, length `, resistance R) is suspended by two springs each with spring constant k, and connected to a battery with electric potential V as shown in the figure. A magnetic field ~B is now imposed. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Which ...
*April 15, 2011 by cr*

**Physics**

4.82 kJ work is done by a worker pulling a crate across the deck of a ship at a constant speed of 7.82 m/s by a 453 N force. The rope is being pulled at a 37.0 degree angle to the deck. a)How far was it pulled? b)What is the friction force? c)What is the work done against ...
*November 26, 2014 by Brad*

**physics**

a box of mass 10kg is at rest on a horizontal plane.a force of 20N is applied to it at 30 degrees to the plane.assuming there no frictional force between the box and the plane,calculate the acceleration of the box.
*March 11, 2016 by Misheck*

**Physics**

A crate with a mass of 40 kg is being dragged along a horizontal floor at a constant velocity by an applied force of 180 N. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction? (g = 10 m/s2
*November 9, 2012 by Joshua*

**Physics, newtons laws**

A 50kg block is being pulled up a 13 degree slope by a force directed 30 degrees above the slope. The coeffcienct of kinetic friction between the block and the slope is 0.200. What is the minimum force required for the block to continue to slide up the plane with no ...
*October 29, 2012 by Naf*

**Physics, newtons laws**

A 50kg block is being pulled up a 13 degree slope by a force directed 30 degrees above the slope.? The coeffcienct of kinetic friction between the block and the slope is 0.200. What is the minimum force required for the block to continue to slide up the plane with no ...
*October 29, 2012 by naf*

**physics**

A stewardess pulls her 70 N flight bag a distance of 200 m along an airport floor at constant speed. The force she exerts is 40 N at an angle of 50 degrees above the horizontal. Find (a) the work she does, (b) the work done by the force of friction, and (c) the coefficient of ...
*October 22, 2007 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

Flying with the wind, a small plane flew 360 miles in 2hours. Against the wind, the plane could fly only 300 miles in the same amount of time. Find the rate of the plane in calm air and the rate of the wind. I cant figure out how to solve this. Please help me
*February 24, 2010 by Meghan*

**Algebra**

Flying with the wind, a small plane flew 360 miles in 2hours. Against the wind, the plane could fly only 300 miles in the same amount of time. Find the rate of the plane in calm air and the rate of the wind. I cant figure out how to solve this. Please help me
*February 24, 2010 by Meghan*

**Ff**

The coefficient of static friction between the m = 3.50 kg crate and the 35.0° incline of Figure P4.41 is 0.340. What minimum force must be applied to the crate perpendicular to the incline to prevent the crate from sliding down the incline? Your response differs from the ...
*March 1, 2012 by Avery *

**Physics**

You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend to thread a rope ...
*June 7, 2015 by Nguyen Ha*

**Physics**

You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend to thread a rope ...
*June 7, 2015 by Average*

**physics **

the 5.0 kilogram block shown below is accelerated from rest across a wood floor (coefficient kinetic friction 0.22) by a 40 N pulling force for 3.0 seconds What us the blocks final velocity/speed? I am not sure what force i am supposed to calculate??
*October 25, 2014 by Sanda*

**physics**

If the coefficient of kinetic friction between tires and dry pavement is 0.800, what is the shortest distance in which an automobile can be stopped by locking the brakes when traveling at 25.7 ?
*February 25, 2012 by Jack*

**physics**

If the coefficient of kinetic friction between tires and dry pavement is 0.800, what is the shortest distance in which an automobile can be stopped by locking the brakes when traveling at 25.6m/s ?
*April 27, 2015 by Alkhanssa*

**Physics 12**

A block mass m1 lying on a frictionless inclined plane is connected to a mass m2 by a massless cord passing over a pulley. 1.) determine a formula for the acceleration of the system in terms of m1, m2, Ө, and g. 2.)what conditions apply to mass m1 and m2 for the ...
*February 26, 2012 by Anon*

**phy**

1 What is the gravitational field strength at a height h above the surface of the Earth? R is the radius of the earth gR2(R+h)2 gR(R+h) Rg(R−h) R2g(R−h)2 2 The instrument used for experimental determination of the value of the universal gravitational constant G is ...
*January 28, 2013 by christ*

**physics**

1 What is the gravitational field strength at a height h above the surface of the Earth? R is the radius of the earth gR2(R+h)2 gR(R+h) Rg(R−h) R2g(R−h)2 2 The instrument used for experimental determination of the value of the universal gravitational constant G is ...
*February 12, 2014 by nandeve*

**physics**

Two packing crates of masses m1 = 10.0 kg and m2 = 4.40 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley as in the figure. The 4.40-kg crate lies on a smooth incline of angle 41.0°. find the acceleration of the 4.4kg crate find the tension in the string
*September 28, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Two packing crates of masses 7.93 kg and 5.13 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley as in the figure below. The 5.13 kg crate lies on a smooth incline of angle 40.0°. a) Find the acceleration of the 5.13 kg crate (b) find the tension in the ...
*September 30, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Two packing crates of masses 10.89 kg and 2.59 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley as in the figure below. The 2.59 kg crate lies on a smooth incline of angle 40.0°. a) Find the acceleration of the 2.59 kg crate B) find tension in the string
*October 4, 2012 by lib*

**Physics**

A 2.19 kg block is held in equilibrium on an incline of angle q = 55.0o by a horizontal force, F, applied in the direction shown in the figure below. If the coefficient of static friction between block and incline is ms = 0.283, determine the minimum value of F. Determine the ...
*February 3, 2016 by Weeks*

**Physics**

Large boxes of pumpkins are set on a ramp to be unloaded out of a truck. The 300.0 lb boxes are set on the ramp which has an incline of 35 degrees. They must then be pushed to get started down the plane towards the bottom. If the coefficient of the static friction between the ...
*September 4, 2012 by Karla*

**physics**

In the 1950s, an experimental train that had a mass of 3.30 104 kg was powered across level track by a jet engine that produced a thrust of 4.90 105 N for a distance of 600 m. (a) Find the work done on the train. 1 J (b) Find the change in kinetic energy. 2 J (c) Find the ...
*May 10, 2012 by dan*

**physics**

I need help understanding these, please. Thanks! 1. A 2 kg body moves with constant velocity when a force of 10 N is applied. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the table and the body? (Would I use F=m*g for this??) 2. Which of the following statements is ...
*October 4, 2015 by Ellie*

**physics**

A block is pressed against a vertical wall by a force , as the drawing shows. This force can either push the block upward at a constant velocity or allow it to slide downward at a constant velocity. The magnitude of the force is different in the two cases, while the ...
*June 30, 2013 by bill*

**physics**

The problem propmpts us with the info: "Two friends play with a card-board box on a grassy hill side. The boy in the box has a mass of 50.0 kg and the box has a mass of 5.00 kg. The incline of the hill is 44° and its height is 10 meter. Assume that friction plays a negligible ...
*October 11, 2015 by ana*

**physcis **

What is the maximum acceleration a car can undergo if the coefficient of static friction between the tires and the ground is 0.82?
*May 7, 2012 by ericka*

**physics**

What is the maximum acceleration a car can undergo if the coefficient of static friction between the tires and the ground is .90
*April 10, 2013 by Amber *

**Physics question**

1.) If the curling stone was initially sliding at 2.97 m/s and stopped precisely 10.8 meters from its launch point, then the coefficient of friction (the ratio between the magnitude of the frictional force and the magnitude of the normal force) was? 3.) Two curling contestants...
*June 21, 2012 by Christina*

**Need help at this very minute with physics**

In Figure 10-53, two blocks, of mass m1 =400 g and m2 =600 g, are connected by a massless cord that is wrapped around a uniform disk of mass M = 500 g and radius R = 12.0 cm. The disk can rotate without friction about a fixed horizontal axis through its center; the cord cannot...
*December 1, 2006 by John*

**physics**

A 2 kg mass on a horizontal friction-free air track is accelerated by a string attached to a 115 kg mass hanging vertically from a pulley as shown. Compare the accelerations when the masses are interchanged, that is, for the case where the 115 kg mass dangles over the pulley, ...
*November 19, 2010 by justin*

**physics**

A transport plane takes off from a level landing field with two gliders in tow, one behind the other. The mass of each glider is 700 {\rm kg}, and the total resistance (air drag plus friction with the runway) on each may be assumed constant and equal to 2100N . The tension in ...
*March 13, 2013 by Gareth*

**Physics Classical Mechanics**

A person of mass m2= 85.0 kg is standing on a rung, one third of the way up a ladder of length d= 3.0 m. The mass of the ladder is m1= 15.0 kg, uniformly distributed. The ladder is initially inclined at an angle θ= 35.0∘ with respect to the horizontal. Assume that ...
*November 26, 2013 by A*

**physics**

Two masses are hanging over a frictionless, massless pulley as shown blocks_pulley_aMass m1 is 5.0 kg and mass m2 is 7.0 kg
*June 19, 2010 by bill*

**Physics**

1. Suspend the meter stick by a string from its center. 2. Notice carefully where it balances. It probably will not balance exactly at 50 cm. All distances must be measured to this point (called the fulcrum). 3. Hang a 200 g mass on one side and a 50 g mass on the other and ...
*January 1, 2013 by Marilyn*

**physics**

A rigid rod of mass m3is pivoted at point A, and masses m1 and m2 are hanging from it, as shown in the figure. (a) What is the normal force acting on the pivot point? The ratio of the weights of m1, m2, and m3 is 1:2:3. (Use the following as necessary: m1 and g for the ...
*April 10, 2011 by liza*

**i need help i couldnt figure this out...**

A block of mass m = 3 kg is attached to a spring (k = 35 N/m) by a rope that hangs over a pulley of mass M = 6 kg and radius R = 6 cm, as shown in the figure. Treating the pulley as a solid homogeneous disk, neglecting friction at the axle of the pulley, and assuming the ...
*April 2, 2011 by samJoint*

**Physics**

"Crash" Jackson approaches a rotary in his 3,500 kg Maserati. It's radius of curvature is 95meters but his speed is 25 m/s. What is his acceleration in m/sec/sec and find his coefficient of friction between his tires and the road?
*April 15, 2016 by Rosie*

**physics**

Two packing crates of masses 7.88 kg and 4.62 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley as in the figure below. The 4.62 kg crate lies on a smooth incline of angle 40.0°. a) Find the acceleration of the 4.62 kg crate
*October 5, 2012 by Anonymous*

**ph**

A 20.0 kg block is connected to a 30.0 kg block by a string that passes over a light, frictionless pulley. The 30.0 kg block is connected to a spring that has negligible mass and a force constant of 300 N/m, as shown in the figure below. The spring is unstretched when the ...
*November 14, 2011 by carlton*

**physics**

A 20.0 kg block is connected to a 30.0 kg block by a string that passes over a light, frictionless pulley. The 30.0 kg block is connected to a spring that has negligible mass and a force constant of 300 N/m, as shown in the figure below. The spring is unstretched when the ...
*November 14, 2011 by carlton*

**Physics**

A crate of mass 43 kg is loaded onto the back of a flatbed truck. The coefficient of static friction between the box and the truck bed is 0.47. What is the maximum acceleration a (in m/s2) the truck can have without the crate sliding off?
*October 26, 2013 by JAYZ*

**Physics**

Given: The universal gravitational con- stant is 6.672 × 10−11 N m2/kg2. Objects with masses of 152 kg and 269 kg are separated by 0.45 m. A 53.5 kg mass is placed midway between them. Find the magnitude of the net gravitational force exerted by the larger masses on the ...
*May 3, 2012 by Bob*