Saturday

May 28, 2016
Number of results: 51,993

**Physics**

A 0.028 kg rifle bullet traveling 210 m/s buries itself in a 3.1 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.5 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. 1. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.
*November 12, 2010 by Nick*

**Algebra**

Terence wants to estimate the height of a tree. He places a mirror on level ground, as shown in the picture below, and stands so that he can see the top of the tree in the mirror. Since light bounces off the mirror at the same angle at which it strikes the mirror, angle 1 ...
*December 2, 2010 by T*

**physics**

A 9.94-m ladder with a mass of 21.6 kg lies flat on the ground. A painter grabs the top end of the ladder and pulls straight upward with a force of 226 N. At the instant the top of the ladder leaves the ground, the ladder experiences an angular acceleration of 1.71 rad/s2 ...
*April 19, 2016 by nj*

**Physics No one has responded could someone help**

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 upward with a speed of 4.0 m/s just before impact, what will be the speed of the ball immediately after the collision if ...
*November 8, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics!!!!**

A 78 kg trampoline artist jumps vertically upward from the top of a platform with a speed of 4.4m/s. v=7.7m/s If the trampoline behaves like a spring of spring constant 5.6×104 N/m , how far does he depress it?
*May 18, 2012 by Daisy*

**physics**

Maria throws an apple vertically upward from a height of 1.3 m with an initial velocity of +2.6 m/s. Will the apple reach a friend in a tree house 2.4 m above the ground? The acceleration 1. No, the apple will reach 1.37063 m below the tree house 2. Yes, the apple will reach 1...
*September 25, 2012 by jane*

**physics- help please !!1**

A toy rocket moving vertically upward passes by a 2.2m -high window whose sill is 7.0m above the ground. The rocket takes 0.17s to travel the 2.2m height of the window part a) what was the launch speed of the rocker ? assume the propellant is burned very quickly at blastoff ...
*April 16, 2012 by john *

**physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 10° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 11 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.8 s, how tall is the building?
*February 9, 2010 by mel*

**physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 25° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 17 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.5 s, how tall is the building?
*September 20, 2010 by tiffany*

**physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 40° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 12 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.5 s, how tall is the building?
*September 25, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 15° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 16 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.8 s, how tall is the building?
*September 27, 2010 by Claudia*

**Physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 35° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 12 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 3.5 s, how tall is the building?
*September 11, 2011 by Court*

**physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 40° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 16 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 3.4 s, how tall is the building?
*January 29, 2012 by kaf*

**physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 25° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 16 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 3.1 s, how tall is the building?
*February 21, 2012 by sid*

**Physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 25° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 17 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 3.3 s, how tall is the building? m
*September 12, 2012 by Crown*

**physic**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 35° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 15 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.7 s, how tall is the building? in (m)
*February 3, 2016 by mark*

**physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 35° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 15 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.7 s, how tall is the building?
*February 5, 2016 by lisa*

**PHYSICS NEED HELP ASAP**

A freshman smart alek lips off onces too often! The assistant principle loses her cool and grabs the 38.0kg punk by the hair- swinging him in a vertical circle of radius 1.20m! if the freshman is moving at 6.30m/s at the bottom of the swing, calculate: A) the tensions in the ...
*March 30, 2015 by greoge*

**Physics**

At the lowest point in its swing, a 2.5 kilogram pendulum bob has 40 Joules of kinetic energy. How high will its swing when it reaches the highest point in its swing?
*March 3, 2012 by Tracy*

**Physics**

A 111 gram tennis ball strikes the court ground vertically with a speed of 3.6 m/s. If the ball bounces back with a speed of 2.2 m/s vertically upward, find the magnitude of the change in the tennis ball’s momentum, in kg m/s.
*April 22, 2016 by Juhi *

**Physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 30° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 11 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 3.2 s, how tall is the building? ___m
*September 21, 2010 by jc*

**physics help please**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 35° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 15 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.7 s, how tall is the building? in (m)
*February 4, 2016 by lisa*

**math**

A man 1.7m tall observe a bird on top of a tree at angle of elevation of 40degree. If the bird distance between the man's head and the bird is 25m, what is the height of the tree?
*April 23, 2012 by Kaylie*

**math**

The Statue of Liberty is about 151 feet tall. If the angle of elevation from a tree in Liberty State Park to the statue's top is 1.5 degrees, how far is the tree from the statue?
*April 18, 2015 by Kenny*

**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 15.0 m/s, and the man is initially 2.45 m above the level of the saddle.
*September 23, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 35° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 15 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.7 s, how tall is the building? (in m) could someone help me please!!!
*February 7, 2016 by lisa*

**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*

**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*

**math**

a 3ft tall boy casts a 4ft shawdow at the same time a tree casts a 72 foot shawdow using the pythagorean therem find the distance from the top of the tree to the tip of the shawdow
*December 19, 2011 by carly*

**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**

If tree is broken 18 feet from its base. The top lands 24 feet from the base. How tall is the tree?
*April 22, 2014 by marcus*

**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**

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...
*May 30, 2012 by Bob*

**Physics**

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...
*May 30, 2012 by John*

**Physics**

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...
*May 30, 2012 by Bob*

**Physics**

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...
*May 30, 2012 by Bob*

**Physics**

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...
*May 31, 2012 by Bob*

**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 *

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**honors geometry**

You and a group of friends are participating in a ropes course. One of the obstacles involves doing a Tarzan Swing into a lake. A rope swing is at the edge of the lake. It is attached to a platform arm that overhangs the lake as shown in the diagram below. The point at which ...
*January 18, 2016 by bryce b*

**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 student wants to determine the height of a tree. She knows that her six foot tall Teacher cast a 10 foot long shadow at the same time that the tree has a 45 foot long shadow. How tall is the tree?
*January 11, 2016 by Samantha*

**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*

**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 rock is shot up vertically upward from the edge of the top of the building. The rock reaches its maximum height 2 s after being shot. Them, after barely missing the edge of the building as it falls downward, the rock strikes the ground 8 s after it was launched. Find (a) ...
*December 18, 2015 by Jake*

**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 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*

**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 (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 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**

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 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*

**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 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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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**

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*

**physics**

The bird perched on the swing shown below has a mass of 41.6 g, and the base of the swing, y = 7.88 cm below the hook, has a mass of 147 g. The swing and bird are originally at rest, and then the bird takes off horizontally at 1.94 m/s. How high will the base of the swing rise...
*November 8, 2015 by Jackson*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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 *

**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**

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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 *

**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*