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December 7, 2016
Number of results: 71,758

**science**

How much work is required to lift a 3.7-kg concrete block to a height of 2.7 m?

*September 3, 2010 by ashley*

**science**

How much work is required to lift a 3.3-kg concrete block to a height of 1.2 m?

*February 4, 2012 by vanessa*

**physics**

How much work is required to lift a 5.2-kg concrete block to a height of 3.1 m?

*September 17, 2016 by kim*

**Physics**

how much work is required to lift a 98-N block of ice if A) it is lifted a vertical distance of 5-m.? B) you push the same block of ice up a 7-m long ramp using in acompare to the work required in b.? C) How does the work required in A compare to the work required in B.? D) ...

*November 7, 2010 by Tyler*

**Science**

A fixed, single pulley that is used to lift a block does which one of the following? A. doubles the force required to lift the block B. decreases the force required to lift the block C. makes the block easier to lift by changing the direction of the force needed to lift it D. ...

*April 10, 2013 by Cassie*

**Physics**

If the co-efficient of static friction for a 5 kg rubber block is 0.3 how much more force is required to lift the block than to start it sliding? I worked out force to get it sliding is 14.7 N (5*9.8*.3) but not sure about the upward force to lift it.

*April 1, 2009 by CC*

**Physics**

How much work is required to lift a bag of wheat (mass 50kg) to a height of 2.4m?

*August 31, 2016 by Abbey*

**physics**

A block with a mass of 1.0kg is lifted up slowly from ground (0m) to height of 0.51m. block is slowly displaced horizontally by .10m. find total work done to displace block vertically and horizontally. Then find total work to lift block and move it horizontally.

*February 16, 2014 by Ray*

**Biomechanics**

An 88.9 kg weight lifter is required to perform a snatch movement for their final lift in a weight lifting competition. The standard weight lifting bar is 20 kg and the load attached to the bar was in the form of 6 x 20 kg weight discs, 2 x 10 kg weight discs, 2 x 5 kg weight ...

*May 7, 2012 by Chleo*

**math**

Complete in Metric Conversions: Estimate the cost ($) of the concrete required to construct a concrete sidewalk shaped as shown on the board. The required depth of the concrete in the sidewalk is 4 inches and the concrete costs $105/cubic yard.

*March 27, 2012 by Amy*

**Physics**

A box with a mass of 5 kg is lifted (at constant velocity) to a height of 3 m to place it on the shelf of a closet. How much work was required to lift the box to this position?

*February 10, 2011 by Alex*

**Physics**

Spring on Incline The block in the figure is initially at rest on an inclined plane at the equilibrium position that it would have if there were no friction between the block and the plane. How much work is required to move the block 25 cm down the plane if the frictional ...

*January 28, 2014 by Elizabeth*

**physics**

A 1-kg block is lifted vertically 1m by a boy. The work done by the boy would be one jule or would no work be done. I'm confused, I thought lifting wasn't considered work. The work done is actually about 9.81 joules. Think of gravity pulling on the block as an invisible string...

*November 6, 2006 by susane*

**Physics (please help!!!!)**

A box with a volume V = 0.04 m3 lies at the bottom of a lake whose water has a density of 103 kg/m3. (a) How much force is required to lift the box, if the mass of the box is 1050 kg? (b) How much force is required to lift the box, if the mass of the box is 100 kg? (c) How ...

*April 16, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics **

Part 1) The block in the figure is initially at rest on an inclined plane at the equilibrium position that it would have if there were no friction between the block and the plane. How much work is required to move the block 50 cm down the plane if the frictional coefficient is...

*October 9, 2013 by Hunter*

**Calculus**

A 20 meter long steel cable has density 2 kg per meter. It is hanging straight down. There is a 100 kg bucket of concrete attached to the bottom. How much work is required to lift the bucket 10 meters by lifting the cable ten meters? Gravitational force equals 9.8 in this ...

*December 31, 2015 by Andre*

**physics**

a ramp was used to lift 25000kg block. block rose 2m in height traveling 30 m along the ramps surface how much uphill friction is needed to push it up the ramp at constant velocity?

*January 30, 2013 by Garnel*

**Math**

17.Which roller coaster has the greatest lift height Top Thrill Dragster 18.What is the median lift height for the roller coasters lifted? Round to the nearest tenth. Not sure for this one 19.Arrange the given roller coasters from least to greatest lift height -20,-8,0,16,60,...

*April 30, 2013 by Jerald*

**Physics**

You take a 10 N block and lift it 1 meter vertically from the floor and then place it back down on the floor. How much work do you do during this motion? W = F x d x cos(theta) So lifting it does work and the lowering it does negative work won't that cancel out to get OJ of work

*July 1, 2014 by Macy*

**Physics**

A 540 g block is released from rest at height h0 above a vertical spring with spring constant k = 320 N/m and negligible mass. The block sticks to the spring and momentarily stops after compressing the spring 19.8 cm. How much work is done (a) by the block on the spring and (b...

*March 10, 2014 by Riley*

**calculus**

A metal chain weighs 30 lbs and is 10 feet long. How much work is required to lift one end of the chain to a height of 15 feet (so that the other end of the chain will be at a height of 5 feet)?

*April 17, 2011 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

A metal chain weighs 30 lbs and is 10 feet long. How much work is required to lift one end of the chain to a height of 15 feet (so that the other end of the chain will be at a height of 5 feet)?

*December 1, 2011 by Steven*

**physical**

A 0.8 kg block of wood has an initial velocity of 0.25 m/s as it begins to slide across a table. The block comes to rest over a distance of 0.72m. a) what is the average frictional force on the block? b)How much work is done on the block by friction? c)How much work is done on...

*August 17, 2012 by sara*

**Math**

1. Suppose you want to buy concrete for a 36ft by 24 ft by 9 in. patio. If concrete costs $55/yd^3, how much will the concrete for the patio cost? 2. A cylinder has a volume of about 500 cm^3 and a height of 10 cm. What is the lenght of the radius to the nearest tenth of a cm?

*March 17, 2014 by Gavin*

**physics**

A box with a mass of 2 kg is lifted (without acceleration) through a height of 8.0 m in order to place it upon the shelf of a closet. (a) What is the increase in potential energy of the box? 1 . J (b) How much work was required to lift the box to this position? 2 J

*March 5, 2012 by Sara*

**Physics**

A mechanic uses a chain and block to lift a 875-kg engine 4.00 m to the top of the garage. The downward force in the chain over the 4.00 m distance is 5.00 x 10^4 N. A) Calculate the work done in raising the motor B) How much useful work was done? C) What is the efficiency of ...

*January 16, 2014 by Holly*

**Physics**

A 540 g block is released from rest at height h0 above a vertical spring with spring constant k = 320 N/m and negligible mass. The block sticks to the spring and momentarily stops after compressing the spring 19.8 cm. How much work is done (a) by the block on the spring and (b...

*March 16, 2014 by Fiona*

**physics**

Two blocks are connected by a very light string passing over a massless and frictionless pulley (the figure ). Traveling at constant speed, the 20.0- block moves 70.0 to the right and the 12.0- block moves 70.0 downward.During this process, how much work is done on the 12.0- ...

*July 1, 2010 by john*

**Physics please help?????**

A 540 g block is released from rest at height h0 above a vertical spring with spring constant k = 320 N/m and negligible mass. The block sticks to the spring and momentarily stops after compressing the spring 19.8 cm. How much work is done (a) by the block on the spring and (b...

*March 16, 2014 by Fiona*

**Science**

A 13.0 kg block of concrete rests on a 5 cm by 2 cm board. What is the acceleration of the block of concrete here on Earth?

*June 3, 2015 by Ally*

**physics **

an 85kg concrete block rests on a flat surface with coefficient of static friction us=0.42. find the maximum force that can pull on the block with, angle of 38 degrees above the horizontal without moving the block? please help and show work

*October 9, 2016 by nick*

**physics**

Calculate the work required to lift a 20kg object from the floor to a height of 2 meters. Give your answer in Joules

*February 26, 2012 by Darcie*

**science**

If a cement block that weighs 50 N must be raised to a height of 5 m, how much work must be done on the block? Work=weight*heightincreased

*June 16, 2006 by ryan*

**Physics**

Early one October, you go to a pumpkin patch to select your Halloween pumpkin. You lift the 2.8 kg pumpkin to a height of 1.4 m, then carry it 50.0 m (on level ground) to the check-out stand. Calculate the work you do on the pumpkin as you lift it from the ground? and How much...

*March 15, 2011 by Alan*

**Physics**

You pick up a 2.5kg can of paint from the ground and lift it to a height of 1.7m .How much work do you do on the can of paint? You hold the can stationary for half a minute, waiting for a friend on a ladder to take it. How much work do you do during this time?

*February 7, 2014 by Omar*

**math**

Suppose that you must order concrete for a sidewalk that is to be 58 ft by 3 ft to a depth of 6 in. How much concrete is required? (Answer to the nearest 1/2 cubic yard.) my answe is 11.5 and is wrong.ugh

*December 4, 2012 by Debin*

**Physics - Torque**

Consider a rectangular block of mass 30kg, height= 3m, length = 2m. A force F is applied horizontally at the upper edge. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. 1)What is the minimum force required to start to TIP the block? 2)What is the minimum coefficient of static ...

*April 22, 2007 by Belle*

**physics**

A crane lifts 1 tonne of concrete through a height of 25 m. How much work does it do? (1 kg has a weight of 9.81 N.)

*January 29, 2010 by Mota*

**Physics**

A 0.5 kg wooden block is dropped from a height of 15 m. At what height must a 5g bullet be traveling upward strike the block in order to momentarily stop its fall? Assume that the time required for the bullet to come to rest in the block in negligibly short, that no internal ...

*January 22, 2014 by Christina*

**Physics**

A lift is pulled up to the top of a building by a constant force of 6400N at a constant speed of 2m/s. It takes 3mins to reach the top. (a) how much work is done in raising the lift to the top of the building ? (b) what is the power required ?

*June 2, 2011 by Lina*

**physical**

C.How much work does the ride do to lift theriders up to a height of 50 meters?

*November 19, 2010 by Anonymous*

**science**

how much work done if lina lift a package that weight 5.5 to a height of 0.5 m?

*July 6, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

How much work is required to lift a 280 kg refrigerator to the second-story level that is 6m high?

*February 27, 2012 by jim*

**Science**

a)How much work is required to lift a 35-kg object from the ground 3.0 m into the air? b) How much gravitational potential energy did this object gain?

*June 6, 2014 by Annie*

**physical science**

How much work is required to lift a 10kg weight 5m off the floor if the time is 10 sec?

*April 1, 2011 by kitten*

**physics**

A box with a volume V = 0.03 m^3 lies at the bottom of a lake whose water has a density of 103 kg/m^3. (a) How much force is required to lift the box, if the mass of the box is 100 kg? (b) How much force is required to lift the box, if the mass of the box is 70 kg?

*November 27, 2012 by lisa*

**Science**

How much force is exerted to lift 750 kg of water in the well against the force of gravity? How much work is done to lift this water .05m? How does this compart to the work done byt he man in the treadmill?

*April 25, 2015 by Megan*

**physics**

A 506 g block is released from rest at height h0 above a vertical spring with spring constant k = 500 N/m and negligible mass. The block sticks to the spring and momentarily stops after compressing the spring 18.4 cm. How much work is done (a) by the block on the spring and (b...

*October 16, 2010 by VitaX*

**physics**

wet means lubrication. One of those is not wet. There is no difference in pulling or pushing. Think wet, or dry. Which of the following would require the greatest force to keep a 5.0 kilogram rubber block moving horizontally at a constant rate of speed? a. Pushing the block ...

*June 5, 2007 by bobpursley*

**Physics**

A 2.32 kg block slide down a ramp from a height of 4.19 m. The block has a speed of 3.25 m/s when it reaches the bottom. There is friction. What is the work (in J) done by gravity? What is the work done by friction? I found the work of friction already. KE= .5m(v^2) KE= .5(2....

*October 27, 2014 by Jordan*

**chemistry**

a concrete block is heated from by 30 degree C to 50 degree C. The mass of the block is 10kg. Specific heat of concrete is 800J/Kg degree Celcius. Calculate the energy transferred.

*July 7, 2014 by Diksha*

**math**

At the ruins of Caesarea, archaeologists discovered a huge hydraulic concrete block with a volume of 945 cubic meters. The block's dimensions are x meters high by 12x - 15 meters long by 12x - 21 meters wide. What is the height of the block? I have no idea how to do this. Can ...

*October 9, 2013 by Karen*

**Algebra 2**

At the ruins of Caesarea, archaeologists discovered a huge hydraulic concrete block with a volume of 945 cubic meters. The block's dimensions are x meters high by 12x - 15 meters long by 12x - 21 meters wide. What is the height of the block? Can someone please show me how to ...

*October 9, 2013 by Krystal*

**Physical Science**

an initially stationary 15.0 kg crate of cheese wheels is pulled via a cable a distance d = 5.70 m up a frictionless ramp to a height of h = 2.5 m, where it stops. What is its potential energy of the crate after it is lifted? how much work is done during the lift? If it takes ...

*June 24, 2011 by junior*

**Physics**

1. How much work or energy (in J) does a 150 W light bulb convert to heat and light in 1.0 h? 2.The force of gravity on a box of apples is 98.0 N. How much work will you do (a) if you lift the box from the floor to a height of 1.2 m? (b if you carry the box horizontally a ...

*October 28, 2012 by HanuP28O*

**Physics **

A 2.5-kg block is sliding along a rough horizontal surface and collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 320 N/m. Unstretched, the spring is 20.0 cm long. The block causes the spring to compress to a length of 12.5 cm as the block temporarily comes to rest. ...

*May 30, 2014 by Drew*

**physics**

A small block of mass m can slide along the frictionless loop-the loop. The block is released from rest at point P, at height h =5R above the bottom of the loop. How much work does the gravitational force do on the block as the block travels from point P to a) point Q (which ...

*January 4, 2007 by Jamie*

**physics**

An initially stationary 15.0-kg crate of cheese wheels is pulled via a cable a distance d= 5.70m up a frictionless ramp to a height of h= 2.50m, where it stops. What is the potential energy of the crate after it is lifted? How much work is done during the lift? If it takes 10 ...

*June 30, 2011 by rosie*

**PHYSICS**

The chin-up is one exercise that can be used to strengthen the biceps muscle. This muscle can exert a force of approximately 800 N as it contracts a distance of 7.5 cm in a 78 kg male. How much work can the biceps muscles (one in each arm) perform in a single contraction? 1 J ...

*October 27, 2010 by Petrik*

**Physics**

In the figure below, a small block of mass m = 0.034 kg can slide along the frictionless loop-the-loop, with loop radius 8 cm. The block is released from rest at point P, at height h = 7R above the bottom of the loop. (For all parts, answer using g for the acceleration due to ...

*February 27, 2013 by Rachel*

**physical science**

John is using a pulley to lift the sail on his sailboat. The sail weighs 150 N, and he must lift it 4.0 m. A. How much work must be done on the sail? B. If the pulley is 50% efficient, how much work must John do on the rope to lift the sail?

*November 6, 2014 by Aurora Simmons*

**physics**

You are travelling in your 2000 kg car at 12.5 m/s and wish to accelerate to 17.3 m/s in 4.28 seconds, how much work, to the nearest joule, is required? -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 4 In the previous problem what is the ...

*May 22, 2013 by blah physics*

**physics**

A bullet with mass m = 5.21 g is moving horizontally with a speed v=367 m/s when it strikes a block of hardened steel with mass M = 14.8 kg(initially at rest). The bullet bounces o the block in a perfectly elastic collision. (a) What is the speed (m/s) of the block immediately...

*December 15, 2011 by Sarah*

**Math**

John is using a pulley to lift the sail on his sailboat. The sail weighs 150 N, and he must lift it 4.0 m. a. How much work must be done on the sail? b. If the pulley is 50% efficient, how much work must John do on the rope to lift the sail?

*November 3, 2012 by Leah*

**Physics**

A 15 kg concrete block fell from a height of 20 meters and hits the ground below. If all of its original potential energy (PE) goes to the heat the block when it hits the ground, what is its change in terperature?

*December 19, 2010 by Gloria*

**Physics**

How much work (in J) must be done to lift a stack of bricks, which has a mass of 600 kg, from the ground to a height of 15 m? Acceleration due to gravity is 10 m/s2

*April 30, 2010 by Fallon*

**Physics**

A 0.4-kg ball has a velocity of 20 m/s. a. What is the kinetic energy of the ball? b. How much work was required to lift the box to this position?

*December 28, 2010 by Sylvia*

**physics**

how much work is required to lift a 10 newton weight from 4.0 meters to 40.0 meters above the surface of earth

*February 15, 2011 by abu*

**geomety**

You want to pour a concrete slab with a width of 16 feet, a length of 16 feet, and a height of 0.5 feet. Find the volume of the concrete, so you know how much you will need

*May 26, 2013 by Hannah*

**Physics**

A mechanic uses a chain and block to lift a 875-kg engine 4.00 m to the top of the garage. The downward force in the chain over the 4.00 m distance is 5.00 x 10^4 N. How much useful work was done? Thannnkkks :)

*January 16, 2014 by Holly*

**Medical Physics**

A block is acted on by a force that varies as (2.8*10^4 N/m)x for 0<=x<=.21m, and then remains constant at 5880 N for larger x. 1. How much work does the force do on the block in moving it from x = 0 to x = 0.30 {m}? 2. How much work does the force do on the block in ...

*October 2, 2009 by Megan*

**Physics**

Figure 18-46 shows a hydraulic lift operated by pumping fluid into the hydraulic system. The large cylinder is 40 cm in diameter, while the small tube leaving the pump is 1.7 cm in diameter. A total load of 2500 kg is raised 2.2 m at a constant rate. Neglect pressure ...

*December 5, 2012 by Drake*

**Physics**

A 5.7- kg concrete block rests on a level table. A 4.0- kg mass is attached to the block by a string passing over a light, frictionless pulley. If the acceleration of the block is measured to be 1.0 m/s2, what is the coefficient of friction between the block and the table?

*February 21, 2012 by Steve*

**Physics**

A 5.7- kg concrete block rests on a level table. A 4.0- kg mass is attached to the block by a string passing over a light, frictionless pulley. If the acceleration of the block is measured to be 1.0 m/s2, what is the coefficient of friction between the block and the table?

*February 21, 2012 by Steve*

**Physics**

A 5.7- kg concrete block rests on a level table. A 4.0- kg mass is attached to the block by a string passing over a light, frictionless pulley. If the acceleration of the block is measured to be 1.0 m/s2, what is the coefficient of friction between the block and the table?

*February 21, 2012 by Eva*

**Physics**

A 5.0- kg concrete block rests on a level table. A 3.7- kg mass is attached to the block by a string passing over a light, frictionless pulley. If the acceleration of the block is measured to be 1.0 m/s2, what is the coefficient of friction between the block and the table?

*February 21, 2015 by Jordan*

**physics**

a mechanic uses a chain and bloc pulley to lift a 875-kg engine 4.0 m to the top of the garage. the downward force on the chain over the 4.0 m distance is 5.0 x 10^4 N. a)calculate the work done in raseing the motor b)how much useful work was done c)what is the inefficiency of...

*January 12, 2013 by tyler*

**physics**

I calculated parts a, b, c, but cannot figure out d. I tried combining all the forces and adding them but I am missing something? There is an 18 kg box on a 32degree incline. a HORIZONTAL force of 150 N is given to the box a) How much work is done by the horizontal force F = ...

*November 7, 2010 by Aileen*

**Physical Science **

How much work is needed to lift an object with a mass of 51.0 kg to a height of 2.00 meters? Calculate your answer in Joules Answer

*February 26, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

The builders of the pyramids used a long ramp to lift 21000-kg (21-ton) blocks. If a block rose 0.86 m in height while traveling 20 m along the ramp’s surface, how much uphill force was needed to push it up the ramp at constant velocity?

*February 14, 2011 by Olga *

**physics**

The builders of the pyramids used a long ramp to lift 21000-kg (21-ton) blocks. If a block rose 1.0 m in height while traveling 21 m along the ramp’s surface, how much uphill force was needed to push it up the ramp at constant velocity?

*February 26, 2014 by marie*

**science**

at a construction site a crane lifts a block of mass,m,vertically upwards through a height of 70 m at constant speed by means of a strong cable.The block experiences a force of magnitude 8 N as a result of air friction as it is lifted vertically upwards. The cable does 377 860...

*March 26, 2013 by Thalente*

**physics**

A crane uses a block and tackle to life a 25 kN boulder to a height of 26 m. a. how much work is done on the stone? put your answer in scientific notation. b. if the work is done in 15s, what is the power output in watts and in horsepower?

*September 3, 2012 by Rose*

**Geometry**

concrete costs 105 per cubic yard. plato is making a rectangular concrete garage floor measuring 33 feet wide by 6 inches thick. how much will the concrete cost?

*March 28, 2014 by Anonymous*

**college physics **

The builders of the pyramids used a long ramp to lift 21000-kg (21-ton) blocks. If a block rose 1.1 m in height while traveling 20 m along the ramp’s surface, how much uphill force was needed to push it up the ramp at constant velocity?

*February 27, 2015 by Martez *

**physics**

A baseball of mass m1 = 0.32 kg is thrown at a concrete block m2 = 6.25 kg. The block has a coefficient of static friction of μs = 0.71 between it and the floor. The ball is in contact with the block for t = 0.195 s while it collides elastically. What is the minimum ...

*March 26, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physical science**

A chair lift holding a 100 kg man rises 5 meters in height in 10 second time period. Ignore the weight of the chair and related machinery and answer the following: How much power is required, in Watts?

*October 23, 2010 by Dina*

**Math**

A driveway 18 ft. wide and 36 ft. long is to be paved with concrete 3 in. thick. How many cubic yards of concrete are required?

*April 30, 2014 by Rhett cowley*

**physics/calc**

A worker on scaffolding 75 ft above the ground needs to lift a 500 lb bucket of cement from the ground to point 30 ft above the ground by pulling on a opre weighing .5 lb/ft. how much work is required? I know to use the Work integral, but im not sure wat equation to use

*March 31, 2008 by Jessica*

**physics**

A crane lifts a concrete hopper of mass 370 kg from the ground to the top of a 38 m building that is under construction. The hopper moves with a constant speed during the lift. The power rating of the crane motor is 8.2 kiloWatts. How much work does the crane do in lifting the...

*February 20, 2011 by sam*

**Physics**

How much work(energy) is needed to lift an object that weighs 200N to a height of 4m? My question: is weight the same as force? if not, how do I find the amount of force

*December 17, 2010 by Rose*

**physics**

an 85kg concrete block rests on a flat surface with coefficient of static friction=0.42. find the maximum force that can pull on the block with, angle of 38 degrees above the horizontal without moving the block?

*October 10, 2016 by solve this i will love you for ever *

**physics**

an 85kg concrete block rests on a flat surface with coefficient of static friction us=0.42. find the maximum force that can pull on the block with, angle of 38 degrees above the horizontal without moving the block?

*October 10, 2016 by why cant anyone solve this*

**physics**

A 5.3-kg block is pushed 2.3 m up a vertical wall with constant speed by a constant force of magnitude F applied at an angle of θ = 30° with the horizontal, as shown in the figure below. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between block and wall is 0.30, determine the...

*February 27, 2016 by sherry*

**Physics**

The third floor of a house is 9 m above the street level. How much work (in kJ) is required to lift a 700-kg piano to the third-story level?

*July 3, 2012 by Bruin*

**Physics**

A 55-kg block, starting from rest, is pushed a distance of 5.0m across a floor by a horizontal force Fp whose magnitude is 140N. Fp is parallel to the displacement of the block. The final speed of the block is 2.35m/s. a. How much work was converted to thermal energy? What ...

*October 4, 2014 by M*

**geometry**

John is putting in a concrete patio in his backyard. The dimensions of it are 12ft by 8ft by 6inches. If concrete costs $6.75 per cubic foot how much will the concrete cost for the patio

*June 13, 2011 by Mani*

**Physics**

Select which of the following statements are True or False. Assume Newtonian Mechanics. 1.The work required to lift a mass one meter depends on the speed at which it is raised.. 2.The acceleration of an object is same in all inertial reference frames. 3.The work done by a ...

*February 28, 2008 by josh g*

**Physics**

The builders of the Great Pyramids of Egypt are thought to have used ramps to move the large 20,000 kg (22 ton) stone blocks into place at the construction site. To reduce friction, the Egyptians are assumed to have used rollers between the ramp and each block, enabling the ...

*June 23, 2013 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

A trough has a trapezoidal cross section with a height of 5 m and horizontal sides of width 2.5 m and 5 m. Assume the length of the trough is 14 m. How much work (in joules) is required to pump the water out of the trough (to the level of the top of the trough) when it is full...

*July 23, 2012 by Zac*