Friday

September 4, 2015
Number of results: 47,414

**physics**

A boy 14.0m above the ground in a tree throws a ball for his dog, who is standing right below the tree and starts running the instant the ball is thrown. If the boy throws the ball upward at 50.0∘ above the horizontal, at 8.00m/s .
*September 18, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A bird perched on a swing the sits 8 cm below a bar has a mass of 52 g, and the base of the swing has a mass of 153 g. The swing and bird are originally at rest, and then the bird takes of horizontally at 2 m/s. How high will the base of the swing rise above its original level...
*March 20, 2007 by Mischa*

**trigonometry**

From the top of the waterfalls, the angles of depression of the foot and the top of the tree are 39° and 24° , respectively. If the tree is 3 m from the foot of the waterfalls, how high is the waterfalls??
*January 13, 2015 by yop*

**physics**

Workers who wash windows or paint the outside of buildings use an interesting contraption known as a painter's lift. This consists of a harness that the worker wears suspended by a rope. The rope runs through a pulley mounted on the roof of the building and back down to hang ...
*June 7, 2013 by jiskha*

**physics**

Workers who wash windows or paint the outside of buildings use an interesting contraption known as a painter's lift. This consists of a harness that the worker wears suspended by a rope. The rope runs through a pulley mounted on the roof of the building and back down to hang ...
*June 7, 2013 by keshav*

**math**

a christmas tree is 34 feet tall. it casts a shadow 24 feet long. toms christmas tree is standing beside the tree at rockefeller center and is 5 feet 8 inches tall. how long of a shadow would toms tree cast?
*January 2, 2011 by david*

**Physics**

A ball (m = 250g) on the end of string swings in 1.2 m radius that tolerates 20 N. At what speed does the string breaks if a) the rings swings horizontally ? b) the rings swing vertically? I think I got a) right: T=mv2/r ---> v=(sqr)Tr/m v=(sqr) 20x1.2/0.25= 9.8 m/s Given ...
*May 18, 2014 by Physics: Circular Motion?*

**HS physics**

A 20g rifle bullet traveling 200m/s buries itself in a 3.3kg pendulum hanging on a 3.0m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's maximum displacement.
*October 19, 2009 by Halley*

**math**

From the foot of a building I have to look upwards at an angle of 22 degrees to sight the top of a tree. From the top of the building, 150m above ground level, I have to look down at an angle of 50 degrees below the horizontal to sigh the tree top. a.) How hight is the tree? b...
*March 25, 2008 by liz*

**trigonometry**

A man 1.8 metre tall observes the angle of elevation of a tree to be 20 degrees, if he is standing 16 metres from the tree. Find the height of the tree.
*May 1, 2014 by curt james*

**Physics**

The bird perched on the swing has a mass of 48.0 g, and the base of the swing has a mass of 159 g. The swing and bird are originally at rest, and then the bird takes off horizontally at 1.20 m/s. How high will the base of the swing rise above its original level? Disregard ...
*April 23, 2015 by Dom*

**Physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 27.6 above the horizontal and with an initial speed of 13.9 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s. If the brick is in ﬂight for 3 s, how tall is the building?
*November 4, 2012 by ferras*

**Physics**

John is driving at a constant speed of 20.0 m/s when he passes Jane, who is traveling in the same direction at 15.0 m/s at the moment that John passes her. If Jane is accelerating at 2.0 m/s2, how far will Jane drive before she catches up to John? How much time passes from ...
*April 15, 2014 by Tyler *

**physics**

A ball is thrown upward off the top of a 30-meter high building. 10 meters below the top of the roof, is the top of a window, which is 2 meters high. How long (time) does it take for the ball to pass from top to bottom of the window? What I have so far is: -10 = v(initial) t...
*September 28, 2009 by Dreskillz89*

**Math/Physics **

John is driving at a constant speed of 20.0 m/s when he passes Jane, who is traveling in the same direction at 15.0 m/s at the moment that John passes her. If Jane is accelerating at 2.0 m/s2, how far will Jane drive before she catches up to John? How much time passes from ...
*April 15, 2014 by Tyler*

**inter Alegbra**

Pick a car and find its top speed. Assuming that your chosen car reaches its top speed at the top of a ramp, leaving the ramp vertically 20 feet about the ground: 1.) When will the car land back on the ground? 2.) When would the car be traveling the fastest? 3.) When would the...
*November 14, 2010 by linda*

**geometry**

a tree grew at a 3 degree slant from the vertical. at a point 60 feet from the tree, the angle of elevation to the top of the tree is 14 degrees. find the height of the tree to the nearest tenth of a foot.
*December 11, 2012 by Shelby*

**physics**

a parent pushes a kid on a swing, A) If the child on the swing rises 2m above the lowest point during each cycle, what is her speed at the lowest point of the swing? B)If the beginning of a cycle (2m above the lowest point) the child is given a push so that her starting speed ...
*March 4, 2015 by chris*

**physics**

A large boulder is ejected vertically upward from a volcano with an initial speed of 39.0m/s . Air resistance may be ignored. (a) At what time after being ejected is the boulder moving at a speed 19.0m/s upward? (b) At what time is it moving at a speed 19.0m/s downward?
*September 29, 2013 by Emma*

**math**

A woman 5ft 6in tall stands so that the tip of her shadow coincides with the tip of the shadow of a tall tree. The woman stands 18 ft from the tip of her shadow and 100 ft from the base of the tree. How tall is the tree?
*March 1, 2013 by Tiffany*

**Physics**

A 8.49-m ladder with a mass of 24.2 kg lies flat on the ground. A painter grabs the top end of the ladder and pulls straight upward with a force of 247 N. At the instant the top of the ladder leaves the ground, the ladder experiences an angular acceleration of 1.75 rad/s2 ...
*August 16, 2011 by Kristi*

**Physics**

A 9.67-m ladder with a mass of 25.0 kg lies flat on the ground. A painter grabs the top end of the ladder and pulls straight upward with a force of 242 N. At the instant the top of the ladder leaves the ground, the ladder experiences an angular acceleration of 1.94 rad/s2 ...
*April 18, 2012 by Natasha*

**Physics**

A 8.78 -m ladder with a mass of 23.8 kg lies flat on the ground. A painter grabs the top end of the ladder and pulls straight upward with a force of 236 N. At the instant the top of the ladder leaves the ground, the ladder experiences an angular acceleration of 1.90 rad/s2 ...
*March 17, 2013 by <3*

**physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 33.5◦ above the hori- zontal and with an initial speed of 12.8 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . If the brick is in ﬂight for 3.4 s, how tall is the building?
*October 23, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

I wasn't asking anyone to do it for me. I need help starting it. I've been waiting all weekend. Posted it a few times: A 61 kg soccer player jumps vertically upwards and heads the 0.45 kg ball as it is descending vertically with a speed of 29 m/s. If the player was moving ...
*November 8, 2010 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

A MONKEY CLIMBED TO THE TOP OF A TREE. THE TREE IS 40 METERS HIGH AND THE MONKEY WEIGHS 6 KG. HOW MUCH POTENTIAL ENERGY DOES THE MONKEY HAVE?
*April 3, 2012 by GHG*

**Physics (College)**

One simple model for a person running the 100 m dash is to assume the sprinter runs with constant acceleration until reaching top speed, then maintains that speed through the finish line. If a sprinter reaches his top speed of 10.8 m/s in 2.54 s, what will be his total time?
*November 4, 2011 by Set8*

**science**

A simple model for a person running a 100m race is to assume the sprinter runs with constant acceleration until reaching top speed, and then maintains that speed through the finish line. If a sprinter reaches their top speed of 11.2ms-1 in 2.15s, what will be their total time?
*September 4, 2012 by Emily*

**Physics**

A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 17.0m/s from the edge of the roof of a 22.0m tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected. 1. what is the speed of the rock just ...
*June 8, 2015 by Lisa*

**physics**

A rock is thrown vertically upward from the edge of a cliff. The rock reaches a maximum height of 20.6 m above the top of the cliff before falling to the base of the cliff, landing 6.44 s after it was thrown. How high is the cliff?
*September 8, 2012 by Gary*

**physics**

A rock is thrown vertically upward from the edge of a cliff. The rock reaches a maximum height of 20.6 m above the top of the cliff before falling to the base of the cliff, landing 6.54 s after it was thrown. How high is the cliff?
*February 1, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

A tree casts a shadow 10 ft long. A boy standing next to the tree casts a shadow 2.5 ft long. The triangle sjown for the tree and its shadow is similar to the triangle shown for the boy and his shadow. If the boy is 5 ft tall, how tall is the tree? I got 20 ft. I made a ...
*November 24, 2007 by keisha*

**physics**

Workers who wash windows or paint the outside of buildings use an interesting contraption known as a painter's lift. This consists of a harness that the worker wears suspended by a rope. The rope runs through a pulley mounted on the roof of the building and back down to hang ...
*June 4, 2013 by keshav*

**Physics**

A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 13.0 m/s from the edge of the roof of a 20.0 m tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected. A.) What is the speed of the rock just ...
*September 10, 2011 by Walter*

**physics**

A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 13.0 from the edge of the roof of a 31.0 tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected What is the speed of the rock just before it ...
*September 13, 2011 by josh*

**Physics**

A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 17.0m/s from the edge of the roof of a 32.0m tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected. What is the speed of the rock just before...
*February 6, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 14.0m/s from the edge of the roof of a 25.0m tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected. What is the speed of the rock just before...
*September 7, 2014 by Deszlyn*

**Physics**

A stuntman sitting on a tree limb wishes to drop vertically onto a horse galloping under the tree. The constant speed of the horse is 10.0 m/s, and the man is initially 2.75 m above the level of the saddle. Please Show work!! I am completely lost!
*February 7, 2012 by Haroula*

**math**

A tree cast a 24 foot shadow at the same time a fence post 5 feet high cast a 4 foot shadow. How tall is the tree?
*February 1, 2012 by Rue Ann*

**Calculus**

A chain 64 meters long whose mass is 20 kilograms is hanging over the edge of a tall building and does not touch the ground. How much work is required to lift the top 3 meters of the chain to the top of the building?
*September 29, 2012 by Ryan*

**Calculus **

After Lee gives his little sister Kara a big push on a swing, her horizontal position as a function of time is given by the equation x(t)= 3cost(e^-0.05t), where x(t) is her horizontal displacement, in metres, from the lowest point of her swing, as a function of time, t, in ...
*April 21, 2010 by Danielle*

**Physics**

A 17 g rifle bullet traveling 220 m/s buries itself in a 3.9 kg pendulum hanging on a 3.0 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement. Horizantal ____ J Vertical _____ J
*June 6, 2011 by anon*

**physics**

A rock is thrown vertically upward from the ground with an initial speed 15m/s. a. how high does go? b. how much time is required for the rock to reach its maximum height? c. what is the rock's height at t=2.00s?
*September 12, 2011 by mehari*

**physics**

A rock is thrown vertically upward from the ground with an initial speed 15m/s. a. how high does go? b. how much time is required for the rock to reach its maximum height? c. what is the rock's height at t=2.00s?
*September 12, 2011 by mehari*

**math**

The trunk of a leaning tree makes an angle of 12 degrees with the vertical. To prevent the tree from falling over, a 35.0 m rope is attached to the top of the tree and is pegged into level ground some distance away. if the tree is 20.0 m from its base to its top, calculate the...
*April 28, 2015 by Yiu*

**physics**

If an object is thrown in an upward direction from the top of a building 160 ft. high at an initial speed of 21.82 mi/h., what is its final speed when it hits the ground?(Disregard wind resistance. Round answer according to significant figures and do not reflect negative ...
*January 1, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

on a sunny day a tree casts a shadow that is 146 feet long. at the same time a person who is 5.6 feet tall standing beside the tree casts a shadow that is 11.2 feet long. how tall is the tree?
*March 3, 2009 by Mikiya*

**Physics**

The bird perched on the swing shown below has a mass of 42.7 g, and the base of the swing, y = 7.54 cm below the hook, has a mass of 133 g. The swing and bird are originally at rest, and then the bird takes off horizontally at 2.04 m/s. How high will the base of the swing rise...
*February 24, 2015 by Terence*

**Maths**

4. Tonya is 1.3 meters tall. She stands 7 meters in front of a tree and casts a shadow 1.8 meters long. How tall is the tree?
*November 12, 2014 by Tim *

**PHYSICS**

At he lowest point in its swing, a 2.5 kilogram pendulum bob has 40 joules of kinetic energy. How high will it swing when it reaches the highest point in its swing? 40/2.5 x 9.8 = 1.63 joules
*March 6, 2012 by GRISSELL*

**Physics**

A roller-coaster car has a mass of 1170 kg when fully loaded with passengers. As the car passes over the top of a circular hill of radius 16 m, its speed is not changing. (a) What are the magnitude and direction of the force of the track on the car at the top of the hill if ...
*October 28, 2009 by joann*

**Physics**

A 65kg trampoline artist jumps vertically upward from the top of a platform with a speed of 5.0m/s. a) How fast is he going as he lands on the trampoline, 3.0m below. b) if the trampoline behaves like a spring with a spring stiffness constant 6.2*10^4N/m, how far does he ...
*February 23, 2011 by Emily Grossman*

**Physics/Calc**

A ball is thrown vertically upward from a cliff with a speed of 20 ft/sec. The ball hits the ground at 140 ft/sec. How high is the cliff? v'+-32
*December 12, 2014 by Sally*

**Physics/Calc**

A ball is thrown vertically upward from a cliff with a speed of 20 ft/sec. The ball hits the ground at 140 ft/sec. How high is the cliff? v'+-32
*December 12, 2014 by Sally*

**math**

A tree casts a shadow that is 20 feet long. A 5-foot-tall boy stands in the shadow so that the end of his shadow lines up with that of the tree. His shadow is 6 feet long. How tall is the tree
*February 14, 2012 by Jasmine*

**inter med algebre**

these were extra credit quest to help grade but i could not do these i asked so many people there were stumped can who gets this ques can u do the whole promlem pleasw. Questin; Pick a car and finf its top speed . Assuming that your chosen carnreaches its top speed at the top ...
*December 13, 2010 by Linda P**

**trig**

Because of prevailing winds, a tree grew so that it was leaning 4 degrees from the vertical. At a point, 35 meters from the tree, the angle of elevation to the top of the tree is 23 degrees. Find the height h of the tree
*June 10, 2008 by Keith*

**calculus**

A ball is thrown straight downward from the top of a tall building, with an initial speed of 30 ft/s. Suppose the ball strikes the ground with a speed of 190 ft/s. How tall is the building? Acceleration is -32 ft/s squared
*July 24, 2013 by Sam*

**trig**

a 6 foot tall man is standing near a tree on level ground .if the man shadow 4 feet long .how many feet tall is the tree?
*April 29, 2012 by diamond *

**precalculus**

Two people standing 30 feet apart look east at the top of a tree. The first person looks up at an angle of 78 degrees. The second person looks up at an angle of 62 degrees. How tall is the tree (to the nearest foot)?
*December 6, 2009 by Annie*

**Physics**

An attacker at the base of a castle wall 3.82 m high throws a rock straight up with speed 7.10 m/s from a height of 1.45 m above the ground. (a) Will the rock reach the top of the wall? __yes __no (b) If so, what is its speed at the top? If not, what initial speed must it have...
*September 8, 2012 by Emily*

**ap physics**

A ball is launched at an upward angle of 45 degrees from the top of a cliff 165 meters high, with a speed of 180 m/s. Use conservation of energy to find how fast it will be traveling when it hits the ground.
*November 19, 2010 by max*

**math- bc calc**

a building is 36 ft tall. A pulley is attached to the top of the building. A rope is looped through the pulley. One end of the rope is attached to the lantern that hangs vertically parallel to the side of the building. The rope passes up vertically from the lantern, through ...
*October 29, 2014 by Danielle*

**Physics**

A 2.50g bullet, traveling at a speed of 425m/s, strikes the wooden block of a ballistic pendulum. The block has a mass of 270g (a) find the speed of the bullet/block combination immediately after the collision (b) how high does the combination rise above its initial position...
*March 2, 2007 by CJ*

**Geometry**

A woman is standing 48 ft away from a tree. The woman casts a shadow of 12 feet and the tree is 27 ft tall. How tall is the woman?
*February 3, 2012 by Baishali*

**CST GEOMETRY**

a tree is situated on level ground from a point 135 feet from the base of the tree the measure of the angle of elevation from the ground to the top of the tree is 43 degrees which is the height of the tree to the nearest foot?
*March 25, 2013 by carolina*

**phusics**

A ball is thrown vertically upward from top of a building with speed of 20m/s. On the way back ball misses the building and lands on the ground. Total time the ball is in air is 6 seconds. Determine the height of the building.
*February 14, 2011 by mark matat*

**physics**

two students are on a balcony 20.6 m above the street. One student throws a ball vertically downward at 14.7 m/s. At the same instant, the other student throws a ball vertically upward at the same speed. The second ball just misses the balcony on the way down. (Assume the ...
*March 2, 2011 by fsfsf*

**physics**

two students are on a balcony 20.6 m above the street. One student throws a ball vertically downward at 14.7 m/s. At the same instant, the other student throws a ball vertically upward at the same speed. The second ball just misses the balcony on the way down. (Assume the ...
*March 2, 2011 by fsfsf*

**physics**

Why is your weight not one-quarter as much when you climb to the top of a twice as tall tree? A) Because, quite simply, of Newton's law of action and reaction.B) Because parts of the tree itself gravitationally attract you.C) But it is, in accord with the inverse-square law.D...
*March 4, 2012 by Christie*

**Physics**

A pendulum consists of a small object hanging from the ceiling at the end of a string of negligible mass. The string has a length of 0.77 m. With the string hanging vertically, the object is given an initial velocity of 1.8 m/s parallel to the ground and swings upward in a ...
*October 9, 2012 by StressedStudent*

**Physics**

A pendulum consists of a small object hanging from the ceiling at the end of a string of negligible mass. The string has a length of 0.88 m. With the string hanging vertically, the object is given an initial velocity of 1.7 m/s parallel to the ground and swings upward on a ...
*October 9, 2012 by Sam*

**Physics**

A pendulum consists of a small object hanging from the ceiling at the end of a string of negligible mass. The string has a length of 0.88 m. With the string hanging vertically, the object is given an initial velocity of 1.7 m/s parallel to the ground and swings upward on a ...
*October 9, 2012 by Ben*

**physics**

A pendulum consists of a small object hanging from the ceiling at the end of a string of negligible mass. The string has a length of 0.73 m. With the string hanging vertically, the object is given an initial velocity of 2.0 m/s parallel to the ground and swings upward in a ...
*October 2, 2014 by alika*

**physics**

A pendulum consists of a small object hanging from the ceiling at the end of a string of negligible mass. The string has a length of 0.80 m. With the string hanging vertically, the object is given an initial velocity of 2.6 m/s parallel to the ground and swings upward on a ...
*October 10, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics - repost**

A pendulum consists of a small object hanging from the ceiling at the end of a string of negligible mass. The string has a length of 0.88 m. With the string hanging vertically, the object is given an initial velocity of 1.7 m/s parallel to the ground and swings upward on a ...
*October 9, 2012 by Ben*

**math**

amy is 5 feet tall and casts a 4 foot shadow. the pine tree has an 8 foot shawdow. how tall is the pine tree
*May 23, 2011 by selena*

**Math**

in the woods is a cellular tower that is 72 feet tall and has a 60 foot shadow. next to it is a tree with a 40 foot shadow. how tall is the tree
*December 18, 2014 by Clare*

**Geometry**

A dead tree was struck by lightning, causing it to fall over at a point 10 ft up from the base of the tree. If the fall treetop forms a 40 angle with the ground, about how tall was the tree originally?
*May 15, 2012 by Rachel*

**physics**

A 2kg. lump of clay traveling at a speed of 20m/s collides with and sticks to a 5kg. lump of clay initially at rest and hanging from a string. Find the final speed of the new lump of clay. How high will the clay swing after the collision? (initial) m1=2kg. v1=20m/s (final) m2=...
*November 18, 2010 by please just check my work*

**Math URGENT!**

the roots of a tree are 1/8 of the tree. they are 0.87 m. how tall is the tree? my answer: 0.87 x 7 = 6.09 m please check if my answer is right thanks :)
*November 14, 2012 by Winnie*

**Physics**

A stone is thrown vertically upward at a speed of 27.00 m/s at time t=0. A second stone is thrown upward with the same speed 2.060 seconds later. At what time are the two stones at the same height?
*September 18, 2014 by Jake*

**PHYSICS **

Ricardo and Jane are standing under a tree in the middle of a pasture. An argument ensues, and they walk away in different directions. Ricardo walks 28.0 in a direction 60.0 west of north. Jane walks 10.0 in a direction 30.0 south of west. They then stop and turn to face each ...
*February 29, 2012 by Sharefa*

**physics**

Ricardo and Jane are standing under a tree in the middle of a pasture. An argument ensues, and they walk away in different directions. Ricardo walks 24.0 in a direction 60.0 west of north. Jane walks 10.0 in a direction 30.0 south of west. They then stop and turn to face each ...
*February 13, 2013 by meme*

**physics =(**

A person on a small, 7.00 meter high, hill aims a water-balloon slingshot straight at a friend hanging from a tree branch 4.00 meters above and 6.00 meters away. At the instant the water balloon is released at 7.00 m/s, the friend lets go and falls from the tree, hoping to ...
*December 12, 2009 by Jordan*

**physics**

An egg is thrown nearly vertically upward from a point near the cornice of a tall building. It just misses the cornice on the way down and passes a point a distance 48.0 m below its starting point at a time 5.00s after it leaves the thrower's hand. Air resistance may be ...
*March 5, 2012 by aisha*

**geometry **

At a point on the ground 50 feet from the front of a tree, the angle of elevation to the top of the tree is 48 degrees. Find the height of the tree.
*March 30, 2015 by crash *

**physics**

An archer locks a 0.20kg arrow on a bowstring. Then the archer exerts an average force of 110N to draw the string back 0.60 m . Assume that friction is negligible . What speed does the bow give to the arrow? If the arrow is shot vertically upward,how high will it rise?
*April 30, 2012 by Melissa*

**Math**

Dr. Root records measurements of a vine she is studying. Compared to the first measurement, e vine has quadrupled in length. It is now more than 48 centimeters long. Use an inequality to show how long the vine might have been when Dr. Ruth first measured it.
*May 31, 2012 by Sammyjoo*

**Math**

Dr. Root records measurements of a vine she is studying. Compared to the first measurement, the vine has quadrupled in length. It is now more than 48 centimeters long. Use an inequality to show how long the vine might have been when Dr. Ruth first measured it.
*May 31, 2012 by Sammyjoo*

**Physics**

What is the difference in blood pressure (mm-Hg) between the top of the head and bottom of the feet of a 1.008 m-tall person standing vertically?
*December 8, 2010 by c*

**Physics**

A sprinter starts from rest and reaches his top speed in 4 seconds running with a constant acceleration. He then maintains that top speed and finishes the 100 m in the overall time of 10 seconds. What is his acceleration?
*February 9, 2010 by Drew*

**physics....**

1) In one scene of the movie Raiders of the Lost Ark, Indiana Jones is running along the top of a moving train. He is running at a speed of 10 km/h, relative to the train. The train is moving at a speed of 100 km/h, relative to the ground. Draw a rough sketch of this scene. ...
*June 14, 2012 by april*

**calculus**

A hunter at a distance dx from a coconut tree points the nuzzle of his gun directly at a monkey sitting on the tree at a height dy. The monkey sees the hunters and drops vertically from the tree at the very instant of firing. Will it be hit by the bullet?
*February 15, 2012 by elise*

**Physics**

An archer stands a horizontal distance d= 55 m away from a tree sees an apple hanging from the tree at h= 12 m above the ground. The archer chooses an arrow and prepares to shoot. The arrow is initially 1.5 m above the ground. Just as the archer shoots the arrow with a speed ...
*September 22, 2013 by ss01*

**math**

At a given time, the height of an object is directly proportional to the length of the shadow that is cast on the ground. A person 6 feet tall casts a shadow 1 foot long at noon. a) What is the length of the shadow cast by a flagpole known to be 20 feet tall? b) A tree cast a ...
*January 26, 2012 by savannah*

**Physics**

Hi! i am going to apply for a medical study admission test and where just wondering if you guys could help me to come up with the formula for solving this problem. I am not looking for a answer, just the mathematical formula to solve theese kind of questions. The question is ...
*May 13, 2015 by Marius*

**geometry**

can someone please show me the answer for this problem ? a tree is situated on level ground from a point 135 feet from the base of the tree the measure of the angle of elevation from the ground to the top of the tree is 43 degrees which is the height of the tree to the nearest...
*March 25, 2013 by ,,,,,*

**Physics**

An object is thrown upward from the top of a 10.0m high building at a speed of 10.0m/s. How fast is the object moving when it reaches the bottom of the building? The answer is 17.2 m/s but how?
*September 22, 2014 by Jeff*

**College Physics**

A ball is thrown upward at a speed v0 at an angle of 53° above the horizontal. It reaches a maximum height of 8.2 m. How high would this ball go if it were thrown straight upward at speed v0?
*September 30, 2011 by Mira*