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September 2, 2014

September 2, 2014

Number of results: 27,843

**physics**

It takes the elevator in a skyscraper 3.6 s to reach its cruising speed of 10 m/s. A 69 kg passenger gets aboard on the ground floor. 1.What is the passenger's weight before the elevator starts moving? 2.What is the passenger's weight while the elevator is speeding up? 3.What ...
*September 28, 2010 by madiha*

**physics**

It takes the elevator in a skyscraper 4.0 to reach its cruising speed of 10 . A 60 passenger gets aboard on the ground floor.What is the passenger's apparent weight while the elevator is speeding up?
*October 22, 2010 by Luke*

**Physics**

A 500 kg elevator starts from rest. It moves upward for 4.00 s with constant acceleration until it reaches its cruising speed, 1.75 m/s. (a) What is the average power of the elevator motor during this period? (b) How does this power compare with the motor power when the ...
*March 16, 2013 by Michelle*

**physics**

an elevator motor provides 45 W of power while lifting a 2000 kg elevator 35 m. if the elevator contains six passengers of the same mass and it takes 20.0 to accomplish this task, determine pass of each passenger.
*January 12, 2013 by tanya*

**Physics**

A 645-kg elevator starts from rest. It moves upward for t = 3.13 s with a constant acceleration until it reaches its constant cruising speed of v = 1.26 m/s. It moved 2.75m during that time. a) What is the average power (W)is delivered by the motor during the initial ...
*December 14, 2011 by Sarah*

**Help:)**

Can someone help me with this? Someone was helping, but I'm still confused! Amos gets in an elevator at the 30th floor and begins to move downward at a speed of 8 feet per second. After 12 seconds, the elevator is 240 feet above the ground. A.) Let y= the height in feet of the...
*November 19, 2013 by Pebbles*

**Physics**

An elevator motor provides 45.0 kW of power while lifting a 2000 kg elevator 35 m. If the elevator contains six passengers of the same mass and it takes 20.0 s to accomplish this task, determine the mass of each passenger. Assume the system is 83 % efficient.
*January 16, 2014 by Holly*

**physics please help**

A 690 kg elevator starts from rest. It moves upward for 2.56 s with constant acceleration until it reaches its cruising speed, 1.84 m/s. What is the average power of the elevator motor during this period? What is the power of the elevator motor during an upward cruise with ...
*February 20, 2012 by Riley*

**physics**

A 690 kg elevator starts from rest. It moves upward for 2.56 s with constant acceleration until it reaches its cruising speed, 1.84 m/s. What is the average power of the elevator motor during this period?, What is the power of the elevator motor during an upward cruise with ...
*February 19, 2012 by Joe*

**physics**

A 690 kg elevator starts from rest. It moves upward for 2.56 s with constant acceleration until it reaches its cruising speed, 1.84 m/s. What is the average power of the elevator motor during this period? What is the power of the elevator motor during an upward cruise with ...
*February 20, 2012 by Harry*

**physics**

A 690 kg elevator starts from rest. It moves upward for 2.56 s with constant acceleration until it reaches its cruising speed, 1.84 m/s. What is the average power of the elevator motor during this period? What is the power of the elevator motor during an upward cruise with ...
*February 20, 2012 by Tom*

**physics**

An elevator without a ceiling is ascending with a constant speed of 9.7 m/s. A boy on the elevator shoots a ball directly upward, from a height of 2.0 m above the elevator floor, just as the elevator floor is 25 m above the ground. The initial speed of the ball with respect to...
*September 21, 2010 by kay*

**PHYSICS**

A 578 Newton person takes an elevator from the first floor to the second floor of a building. The elevator quickly accelerates at a rate of 1.1 m/s^2 and then moves at a constant speed. Find the passenger's apparent weight during this period of acceleration. (578N)(9.8)=5664....
*February 5, 2012 by GRISSELL*

**Physics**

A(n) 563 kg elevator starts from rest. It moves upward for 3.18 s with a constant acceleration until it reaches its cruising speed of 1.96 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Find the average power delivered by the elevator motor during this period. Answer in units...
*December 20, 2012 by Nick*

**physics**

The cable of an elevator of mass = 5320 kg snaps when the elevator is a rest at one of the floors of a skyscraper. At this point the elevator is a distance = 31.6 m above a cushioning spring whose spring constant is = 11700 N/m. A safety device clamps the elevator against the ...
*March 7, 2008 by shelby*

**Physics Help..**

The cable of an elevator of mass M = 1900 kg snaps when the elevator is at rest at one of the floors of a skyscraper. At this point the elevator is a distance d = 10.6 m above a cushioning spring whose spring constant is k = 8500 N/m. A safety device clamps the elevator ...
*December 30, 2013 by Rick*

**Physics**

An elevator in a tall building is allowed to reach a maximum speed of 3.3 m/s going down. What must the tension be in the cable to stop this elevator over a distance of 3.4 m if the elevator has a mass of 1330 kg including occupants?
*October 14, 2010 by John*

**Physics**

A 607-kg elevator starts from rest and moves upward for 4.40 s with constant acceleration until it reaches its cruising speed, 1.73 m/s. (a) What is the average power of the elevator motor during this period? . (b) How does this amount of power compare with its power during an...
*October 3, 2012 by KK*

**physics**

A 650-kg elevator starts from rest and moves upward for 2.80 s with constant acceleration until it reaches its cruising speed, 1.64 m/s. (a) What is the average power of the elevator motor during this period? W (b) How does this amount of power compare with its power during an...
*October 12, 2012 by monic*

**physics**

An elevator in a tall building is allowed to reach a maximum speed of 3.61 m/s going down. What must the tension be in the cable to stop this elevator over a duration of 3 seconds if the elevator has a mass of 1370 kg including occupants?
*October 11, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 650kg elevator starts from rest. It moves upward for 3s with constant acceleration until it reases its cruising speed, 1.75m/s. (a) what is the average power of the elevator motor during this period? (b) How does this compare with its power during an upward cruise with ...
*October 28, 2007 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

If the maximum speed of the elevator is 1.30 m/s and it takes a total of 3.00 s for the elevator to move between the floors, what is the distance between the floors if the time that the elevator is at its top speed is 2.52 s ?
*September 16, 2007 by Stumped Student*

**Physics**

The cable of an elevator of mass M = 1020 kg snaps when the elevator is at rest at one of the floors of a skyscraper. At this point the elevator is a distance d = 18.4 m above a cushioning spring whose spring constant is k = 6500 N/m. A safety device clamps the elevator ...
*October 27, 2007 by Elle*

**Physics**

The cable of an elevator of mass M = 1020 kg snaps when the elevator is at rest at one of the floors of a skyscraper. At this point the elevator is a distance d = 18.4 m above a cushioning spring whose spring constant is k = 6500 N/m. A safety device clamps the elevator ...
*October 27, 2007 by Elle*

**math**

an air plane takes off with an elevation of 27degrees. what is the total land distance the plane reaches a cruising altitude of 875 feet ? if the plane is traveling at a steady speed of 651 feet per hour, how much time will it take the plane to reach its cruising distance? ...
*February 13, 2014 by molly*

**physics**

A 685 kg elevator starts from rest and moves upward for 2.80 s with constant acceleration until it reaches its cruising speed, 1.71 m/s. (a) What is the average power of the elevator motor during this period? (b) What is the average power during an upward cruise with constant ...
*December 12, 2010 by Eric*

**Physics**

1. While riding on an elevator descending with a constant speed of 1.5 m/s, you accidentally drop a book form under your arm. (a) How long does it take for the book to reach the elevator floor, 1.2 m below your arm? (b) What is your book's speed relative to you when it hits ...
*February 19, 2012 by Priscilla*

**physics**

An elevator in a tall building is allowed to reach a maximum speed of 3.0 m/s going down. What must the tension be in the cable to stop this elevator over a distance of 2.4 m if the elevator has a mass of 1500 kg including occupants? Need step by step help please!
*May 3, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A weight is hung from the ceiling of an elevator by a massless string. under which circumstances will the tension in the cord be the greatest? smallest? a.) The elevator rises with decreasing speed b.) The elevator rises with increasing speed c.) The elevator is at rest d.) ...
*December 11, 2012 by Maggie*

**algebra**

The speed of a passenger train is 18mph faster than the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travels 260 miles in the same it takes the same time it takes the freight train to travel 170 miles. Find the speed of each train.
*June 1, 2012 by plz hlp*

**algebra**

1. The speed of a passenger trin is 18mph faster than the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travels 260 miles in the same time it takes the feight train to travel 170 miles. Find the speed of each train.
*November 17, 2011 by lisa*

**algebra 1b**

the speed of a passenger train is 18mph faster than the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travels 310 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 220 miles. Find the speed of each train passenger train mph and freight train mph
*March 21, 2012 by kay*

**Algebra**

Neil gets in an elevator at the 30th floor and it begins to move downward at a speed of 8 feet per second. After 12 seconds the elevator is 240 feet above ground. a. Let y= the height in feet of the elevator 'x' secinds after Neil got in. Write an equation to show the ...
*March 4, 2014 by Natalie*

**MATH Algebra**

The speed of a passenger train is 6 mph faster than the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travels 280 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 250 miles. Find the speed of each train. What is the speed of passenger train? ____mph What is the ...
*August 7, 2009 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 83-kg man stands on a spring scale in an elevator. Starting from rest, the elevator ascends, attaining its maximum speed of 1.2 m/s in 0.76 s. The elevator travels with this constant speed for 5.0 s, undergoes a uniform negative acceleration for 1.8 s, and then comes to rest...
*October 23, 2012 by ari*

**Physics**

007 (part 1 of 2) An elevator accelerates upward at 1.2 m/s2. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the upward force exerted by the floor of the elevator on a(n) 92 kg passenger? Answer in units of N 008 (part 2 of 2) If the same elevator accelerates downwards with...
*October 22, 2012 by Amelia *

**Physics**

007 (part 1 of 2) An elevator accelerates upward at 1.2 m/s2. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the upward force exerted by the floor of the elevator on a(n) 92 kg passenger? Answer in units of N 008 (part 2 of 2) If the same elevator accelerates downwards with...
*October 22, 2012 by Jessica*

**college physics**

A 78-kg man stands on a spring scale in an elevator. Starting from rest, the elevator ascends, attaining its maximum speed of 1.2 m/s in 0.74 s. The elevator travels with this constant speed for 5.0 s, undergoes a uniform negative acceleration for 1.8 s, and then comes to rest...
*September 21, 2010 by justin*

**Physics - Matter**

Wind blows around a skyscraper with a speed of 18 m/s outside a large pane of plate glass. What is the difference in air pressure between the inside and outside of the skyscraper? Take the density of air to be 1.3 kg/m3 and assume the air inside the skyscraper is still.
*April 11, 2012 by Madeleine*

**algebra**

the speed of a passenger train is 20mph faster than the speed of a freight train. the passenger train travels 300 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 200miles find the speed of each train.
*December 13, 2011 by karon*

**physics**

An elevator without a ceiling is ascending with a constant speed of 10m/s. A boy on the elevator shoots a ball directly upward, from a height of 2.0m above the elevator floor, just as the elevator floor is 28m above the ground. The initial speed of the ball with respect to the...
*August 24, 2008 by alk*

**Calculus Help **

A high-speed bullet train accelerates and decelerates at the rate of 4 ft/s2. Its maximum cruising speed is 90 mi/h. (Round your answers to three decimal places.) (a) What is the maximum distance the train can travel if it accelerates from rest until it reaches its cruising ...
*April 19, 2014 by Ali*

**Physics**

Light-rail passenger trains that provide transportation within and between cities are capable of modest accelerations. The magnitude of the maximum acceleration is typically 1.3 m/s ^2, but the driver will usually maintain a constant acceleration that is less than the maximum...
*February 4, 2013 by Aubree*

**Physics**

An elevator starts from rest with a constant upwards acceleration of 1m in the first 1.4 seconds. A passenger in the elevator is holding a 6.3 kg bundle at the end of the vertical cord. what is the tension in the cord as the elevator accelerates. the acceleration of gravity is...
*September 25, 2012 by Anthony*

**Physics **

An elevator starts from rest with a constant upward acceleration and moves 1 m in the ﬁrst 1.7 s. A passenger in the elevator is holding a 6.6 kg bundle at the end of a vertical cord. What is the tension in the cord as the elevator accelerates? The acceleration of ...
*January 28, 2013 by Kaylin *

**Physics**

An elevator starts from rest with a constant upward acceleration and moves 1m in the first 1.9 s. A passenger in the elevator is holding a 5.3 kg bundle at the end of a vertical cord. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the tension in the cord as the elevator ...
*September 19, 2010 by Cole*

**physics**

In a large hotel, a fast elevator takes you from the ground floor to the 21st floor. The elevator takes 17 s for this trip: 5 s at constant acceleration, 7 s at constant velocity, and 5 s at constant deceleration. Each floor in the hotel has a height of 2.5 m. Calculate the ...
*September 26, 2011 by K*

**math**

paulina gets on an elevator. at the first stop, 4 people get off and 3 get on. at the second stop, 5 people get off and one gets on. at the third stop, paulina gets off. if 4 people are still in the elevator when paulina gets off, how many people were on the elevator when she ...
*September 1, 2010 by mi*

**math,correction**

Problem #1 Number problem. If one-half of one integer is subtracted from three-fifths of the next consecutive integer, the difference is 3. What are the two integers? My answer is: the two integers are 24 & 25 Problem#2 Science and medicine. A passenger train can travel 325 mi...
*March 7, 2007 by jas20*

**Physics**

A ball is thrown upwards at 15m/s from a window 20 metres above the ground. Find: a)How long the ball the takes to reach the level of the window b)How much longer it takes to reach the ground? c)What speed it takes to reach the ground?
*February 13, 2013 by Aquile*

**physics**

An elevator starts from rest with a constant upward acceleration and moves 1m in the first 1.4 s. A passenger in the elevator is holding a 6.3 kg bundle at the end of a vertical chord. what is the tension in the chord as the elevator accelerates? The acceleration of gravity is...
*July 2, 2011 by alexa*

**physics**

An elevator starts from rest with a constant upward acceleration and moves 1m in the first 1.4 s. A passenger in the elevator is holding a 6.3 kg bundle at the end of a vertical chord. what is the tension in the chord as the elevator accelerates? The acceleration of gravity ...
*July 3, 2011 by alexa*

**physics**

An elevator starts from rest with a constant upward acceleration and moves 1m in the first 1.4 s. A passenger in the elevator is holding a 6.3 kg bundle at the end of a vertical chord. what is the tension in the chord as the elevator accelerates? The acceleration of gravity is...
*July 4, 2011 by alexa*

**physics**

In Example 5.8, we investigated the apparent weight of a fish in an elevator. Now consider a 72.0 kg man standing on a spring scale in an elevator. Starting from rest, the elevator ascends, attaining its maximum speed of 1.20 m/s in 0.80 s. It travels with this constant speed ...
*March 21, 2013 by Pritesh*

**physics**

A weight is hung by a cord from the ceiling of an elevator. From the following conditions, choose the one in which the tension of the cord would be the greatest...least?(draw force diagrams) a) elevator descending at a decreasing spped b)elevator at rest c)elevator rising at ...
*December 17, 2008 by Jamie Lynn*

**Math**

The The speed of a passenger train is 12 mph faster then the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travels 270 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 210 miles. Find the speed of each train.
*February 14, 2008 by Debbie*

**Algebra**

The speed of a passenger train is 20 mph faster than the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travels 250 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 150 miles. find the speed of each train.
*June 3, 2011 by Francessca*

**algebra**

The speed of a passenger train is 16 mph faster than the speed of a freight train. The passenger train travles 300 miles in the same time it takes the freight train to travel 220 miles. find the speed of each train
*June 22, 2012 by todd*

**Physics**

I just need help with part c. I know stopping takes longer but we have to explain why. A student stands on a bathroom scale in an elevator at rest on the 64th floor of a building. The scale reads 849 N. (a) As the elevator moves up, the scale reading increases to 912 N. Find ...
*January 5, 2010 by Sasha*

**Physics**

I know how to get the speed if it accelerated the whole time. How do I calculate the cruising speed? Starting from rest, a car travels 1,350 meters in 1 min. It accelerated at 1 m/s^2 until it reached its cruising speed. Then it drove the remaining distance at constant ...
*September 7, 2007 by Colin*

**physics**

Light-rail passenger trains that provide transportation within and between cities are capable of modest accelerations. The magnitude of the maximum acceleration is typically 1.3 {\rm m}/{\rm s}^{2}, but the driver will usually maintain a constant acceleration that is less than...
*September 14, 2012 by kaitlyn*

**Physics **

The figure shows the velocity graph of a 79kg passenger in an elevator. The graph is (0,0),(1,4),(5,8),(9,2) What is the passenger's apparent weight at t=1s,5s,9s?
*May 12, 2014 by Tom1*

**Physical science**

An elevator motor did 300,000 Joules of work lifting a freight elevator(mass=500.0kg). If this story is 5.0 m and the elevator started on the ground floor, what is the highest level it could reach?
*October 13, 2007 by Sarah*

**Physics **

An elevator accelerates upward at 1.2 m/s2. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the upward force exerted by the floor of the elevator on a(n) 92 kg passenger? Answer in units of N
*October 22, 2012 by Amelia *

**Physics **

An elevator accelerates upward at 1.2 m/s2. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the upward force exerted by the floor of the elevator on a(n) 92 kg passenger? Answer in units of N
*October 22, 2012 by Jessica*

**physics**

A person in a stationary, non-moving elevator drops a coin and it reaches the floor 0.6 seconds later. Now he repeats the experiment with the elevator moving. Would the coin reach the floor in less time same time or more time, if it were dropped when the elevator was: ...
*September 19, 2010 by Rose Victory*

**physics**

A passenger weighing 800 N is inside an elevator weighing 25000 N that rises 30 m in exactly 1 min. How much power is needed for the elevator's trip?
*March 27, 2014 by zach*

**Physics**

A 44.0 kg man stands on a bathroom scale in an elevator. Starting from rest, the elevator ascends, attaining its maximum speed of 1.90 m/s in 1.19 s. It travels with this constant speed in the upward direction for the next 7.60 s. The elevator then slows down (undergoes a ...
*September 9, 2011 by Elisabeth*

**physics**

The upward normal force exerted by the floor is 620 N on an elevator passenger who weighs 650N. What are the reaction forces to these two forces? Is the passenger accelerating? If so, what are the magnitude and direction of acceleration?
*August 22, 2009 by colleen*

**physics**

A passenger with mass of 80 kg stands on the floor of an elevator of mass 250 kg as it accelerates upward with an acceleration of 3 m/s^2. Determine the tension in the elevator cable. Draw a free-body diagram.
*September 30, 2011 by hello*

**physics**

Zach, whose mass is 69 kg, is in an elevator descending at 10 m/s. The elevator takes 2.5 s to brake to a stop at the first floor. (a) What is Zach's apparent weight before the elevator starts braking? 1 N
*October 8, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 645-kg elevator starts from rest and reaches a cruising speed of 1.47 m/s after 3.13 seconds. It moved 2.75 m during that time. What average power (W) is delivered by the motor during the initial acceleration of the elevator during the first 3.13 seconds? The correct ...
*June 6, 2011 by Casey*

**Math**

A jet climbs at an angle of 26 degrees to the ground. The cruising height for the jet is 8000m, the climbing speed is 300km/hr and the cruising speed is 450km/hr. How far is it from the airport 5 minutes after taking off? Please explain thoroughly.
*February 15, 2014 by Brenard*

**Physics**

The modern Boeing 747 passenger jet airplane cruises at a speed up to 900 km/hr, at an altitude of 11,000 m. The cabin pressure is maintained equivalent to the atmospheric pressure at an altitude of 2,000 m. This is called the "cabin altitude". The pressure as a function of ...
*January 27, 2013 by Francisco*

**physics**

The cavle on an elevator is what pulls the elevator up, and allows it to come down safely. The mass of the elevator is 1400 kg. If the elevator starts from rest and is pulled upwards with a constant tension of 18 kN, what will its speed be after moving 6m? (Assume no ...
*October 7, 2007 by Anonymous*

**college physics**

A 55 kg engineer leaves her office on the 33rd floor of a skyscraper and takes an elevator to the 59th floor. Later she descends to street level. If the engineer takes her office as the zero for potential energy and if the distance from one floor to the next is 3.5 m, what is ...
*May 14, 2010 by Adam*

**physics**

An object is hung from a spring balance attached to the ceiling of an elevator cab. The balance reads 60 N when the elevator is standing still. (a) What is the reading when the elevator is moving upward with a constant speed of 9.6 m/s? N (b) What is the reading when the ...
*December 11, 2008 by johnny*

**physics**

The motor for an elevator can produce 2200 W of power. The elevator has a mass of 1100 kg complete with contents . At what constant speed will the elevator rise ?
*May 8, 2012 by Melissa*

**physics**

3 part question: A 52-kg girl weighs herself by standing on a scale in an elevator. What does the scale read when: a.)the elevator is accelerating downward at 2.5 m/s2? b.)the elevator is accelerating upward at 2.5 m/s2? c.)the elevator is ascending at 10 m/s but its speed is ...
*February 20, 2011 by Brandon*

**physics**

The single cable supporting an unoccupied elevator breaks when the elevator is at rest at the top of a 155 m high building. With what speed does the elevator hit the ground?
*December 4, 2010 by Brittany*

**PHYSICS**

Zach, whose mass is 67 kg, is in an elevator descending at 12 m/s. The elevator takes 3.5 s to brake to a stop at the first floor. (a) What is Zach's apparent weight before the elevator starts braking? (b) What is Zach's apparent weight while the elevator is braking?
*June 19, 2011 by kate*

**math**

The London Eye is a large ferris wheel. Each sealed and air-conditioned passenger capsule holds about 25 passengers. The diameter of the wheel is 135 m, and the wheel takes about half an hour to complete one revolution. a) Determine the exact angle, in radians, that a ...
*November 6, 2009 by ariza*

**math**

The London Eye is a large ferris wheel. Each sealed and air-conditioned passenger capsule holds about 25 passengers. The diameter of the wheel is 135 m, and the wheel takes about half an hour to complete one revolution. a) Determine the exact angle, in radians, that a ...
*November 6, 2009 by -*

**math 117**

A passenger train can travel 325 mi in the same time a freight train takes to travel 200 mi. If the speed of the passenger train is 25 mi/h faster than the speed of the freight train, find the speed of each. Speed = distance/time Therefore time = distance/speed. Assume the ...
*July 11, 2007 by Diana*

**Physics**

A 60-kg front seat passenger is moving in a car initially with a speed of 18.4 m/s is brought to rest by an airbag in 0.6 sec. (a) What is the impulse acting on the passenger? (b) What is the average force acting on the passenger in this process?
*July 7, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

An elevator was design to transport 13 passenger between floor of a ten story building. The unloaded elevator car weighs 1050kg. Assuming tha the average passengers weighs 70kg,determine the weight of the counter weight.
*April 3, 2013 by Anonymous*

**maths**

A passenger plane and a jest leave at the same time from the same airport, traveling in opposite directions. The jet travels at twice the speed of the passenger plane. They are 2400 miles apart in 4 hours. Find the speed of the passenger plane and jet.
*November 6, 2007 by gf*

**Algebra**

While traveling in a car, the centrifugal force a passenger experiences as the car drives in a circle varies jointly as the mass of the passenger and the square of the speed of the car. If the a passenger experiences a force of 100.8 newtons when the car is moving at a speed ...
*March 16, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 46.0 kg man stands on a spring scale in an elevator. Starting from rest, the elevator ascends, attaining its maximum speed of 1.85 m/s in 1.07 s. It travels with this constant speed for the next 6.80 s. The elevator then slows down (undergoes a uniform acceleration in the ...
*September 9, 2011 by Elisabeth*

**physics**

Locomotive exert on a 13160-kg boxcar to make it accelerate forward at 0.40 m/s2. How long will it take the boxcar to reach its cruising speed of 105 km/h (65.2 mph or 29.2 m/s)?
*February 9, 2011 by olivia*

**Physics**

Locomotive exert on a 12560-kg boxcar to make it accelerate forward at 0.38 m/s2. How long will it take the boxcar to reach its cruising speed of 112 km/h (69.6 mph or 31.1 m/s)?
*February 15, 2012 by John *

**physics**

An elevator (cabin mass 540 kg) is designed for a maximum load of 3500 kg, and to reach a velocity of 4 m/s in 3 s. For this scenario, what is the tension the elevator rope has to withstand?
*January 28, 2012 by rachel *

**Physics**

An elevator (cabin mass 600 kg) is designed for a maximum load of 2800 kg, and to reach a velocity of 3.6 m/s in 5 s. For this scenario, what is the tension the elevator rope has to withstand?
*February 13, 2013 by L'dya*

**Physics**

An elevator (cabin mass 600 kg) is designed for a maximum load of 2800 kg, and to reach a velocity of 3.6 m/s in 5 s. For this scenario, what is the tension the elevator rope has to withstand?
*February 13, 2013 by L'dya*

**physics**

A) A hot air balloon has just lifted off and is rising at the constant rate of 1.70 m/s. Suddenly, one of the passengers realizes she has left her camera on the ground. A friend picks it up and tosses it straight upward with an initial speed of 10.4 m/s. If the passenger is 3....
*January 25, 2014 by Cat*

**Physics**

A 60kg front seat passenger in a car moving initially with a speed of 18m/s (40 MPH) is brought to rest by an air bag in a time of 0.4s a. What is the impulse acting on the passenger? b.What is the average force acting on the passenger in this process?
*March 25, 2012 by Karien*

**algebra 1**

A passenger plane and a jet leave att the same time from the same airport,traveling in opposite directions. The jet travels at twice the speed of the passenger plane. they are 2400 mi apart in 4 hours. Find the speed of the passenger plane and jet.
*October 15, 2012 by Victoria*

**physics **

The cable of a 1800-kg elevator has broken, and the elevator is moving downward at a steady speed of 1.6 m/s. A safety braking system that works on friction prevents the downward speed from increasing. a. at what rate does mechanical energy turn into thermal energy. I found ...
*May 1, 2012 by lost*

**physics **

The cable of a 1800-kg elevator has broken, and the elevator is moving downward at a steady speed of 1.6 m/s. A safety braking system that works on friction prevents the downward speed from increasing. a. at what rate does mechanical energy turn into thermal energy. I found ...
*May 1, 2012 by lost*

**physics**

Search: On a pleasure cruise a boat is traveling relative to the water at a speed of 5.4 m/s due south. Relative to the boat, a passenger walks toward the back of the boat at a speed of 1.4 m/s. (a) What is the magnitude and direction of the passenger's velocity relative to ...
*January 31, 2013 by Dee*

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