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January 28, 2015

January 28, 2015

Number of results: 69,869

**physics**

Scientists are experimenting with a kind of gun that may eventually be used to fire payloads directly into orbit. In one test, this gun accelerates a 7.0 kg projectile from rest to a speed of 4.0 x 103 m/s. The net force accelerating the projectile is 4.9 x 105 N. How much ...
*September 20, 2013 by paul*

**PHYSICS**

Scientists are experimenting with a kind of gun that may eventually be used to fire payloads directly into orbit. In one test, this gun accelerates a 8.9-kg projectile from rest to a speed of 4.2 × 103 m/s. The net force accelerating the projectile is 1.4 × 105 N. How much ...
*March 16, 2014 by Tom*

**Physics**

Scientists are experimenting with a kind of gun that may eventually be used to fire payloads directly into orbit. In one test, this gun accelerates a 1.9-kg projectile from rest to a speed of 5.1 × 103 m/s. The net force accelerating the projectile is 8.6 × 105 N. How much ...
*September 25, 2014 by Sam*

**Maths and Physics**

An inverted garbage can of Weight W is suspended in air by water from a geyser. The water shoots up from the ground with a speed u, at a constant rate dm/dt. Find the maximum height at which the garbage can rides.What assumption must be fulfilled for the maximum height to be ...
*January 25, 2015 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

A ball is thrown into the air with an upward velocity of 28 ft/s. Its height (h) in feet after t seconds is given by the function h = –16t² + 28t + 7. How long does it take the ball to reach its maximum height? What is the ball’s maximum height? How do I solve this?
*March 26, 2012 by Jin*

**help please, up for it?**

a rock is thrown vertically upwards with an initial velocity of 30 m/s. Neglecting air resistance, calculate a) the maximum height reached b) the time taken to reach maximum height v1 = 30 m/s v2 = 0 m/s a = negative gravity simple plug n chug to find height (distance) and time
*October 7, 2006 by lovable*

**physics**

Scientists are experimenting with a kind of gun that may eventually be used to fire payloads directly into orbit. In one test, this gun accelerates a 4.8-kg projectile from rest to a speed of3.9 103 m/s. The net force accelerating the projectile is 4.8 105 N. How much time is ...
*October 31, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

a projectile has an initial velocity of 15.0 m/s at an angle of 30 degrees above the horizontal. What is the location of the projectile 2.0 seconds later?
*November 22, 2011 by nam maurer*

**physics**

A projectile (mass = 0.269 kg) is fired at and embeds itself in a target (mass = 1.34 kg). (The target is initially stationary). The target (with the projectile in it) flies off after being struck. What percentage of the projectile's incident kinetic energy does the target (...
*October 16, 2008 by chris*

**Physics**

A projectile (mass = 0.10 kg) is fired at and embeds itself in a target (mass = 2.11 kg). The target (with the projectile in it) flies off after being struck. What percentage of the projectile's incident kinetic energy does the target (with the projectile in it) carry off ...
*February 22, 2011 by Lauren*

**projectile motion**

A home run just clears a fence 105 m from home plate. The fence is 4.00 m higher than the height at which the batter struck the ball, and the ball left the bat at a 31.0° angle above the horizontal. At what speed did the ball leave the bat
*November 14, 2010 by leila*

**Physics**

If a projectile has a launching angle of 52 degrees about the horizontal and an initial speed of 18 m/s, what is the highest barrier that the projectile can clear?
*May 11, 2011 by Addie*

**Math **

A rocket follows a parabolic trajectory. After t seconds, the vertical height above the ground, in metres, is given by H=37t - t (squared). What is the maximum height of the rocket after 10 seconds? What is the max height of the rocket? What time does it reach the maximum ...
*March 5, 2014 by lily *

**physics**

You drop a ball, mass 127.5 grams from a height of 83.0 cm. It bounces back to a height of 50.5 from the floor. What is the change in gravitational potential energy from the moment it is dropped, to the moment it reaches the maximum height from the bounce?
*May 25, 2014 by wes*

**calculus and physics**

An explosion causes debris to rise vertically with an initial velocity of 75 ft/sec. a. In how many seconds does it attain maximum height? b. What is the maximum height? c. What is the speed of the debris as it reaches 12 ft on the way back to the ground? d. What is the ...
*October 1, 2012 by olivia*

**calculus and physics**

An explosion causes debris to rise vertically with an initial velocity of 75 ft/sec. a. In how many seconds does it attain maximum height? b. What is the maximum height? c. What is the speed of the debris as it reaches 12 ft on the way back to the ground? d. What is the ...
*October 1, 2012 by olivia*

**physics**

A hard rubber ball, released at chest height, falls to the pavement and bounces back to nearly the same height. When it is in contact with the pavement, the lower side of the ball is temporarily flattened. Suppose the maximum depth of the dent is on the order of 1 cm. Compute ...
*February 10, 2011 by chuikia*

**Physics**

A stone is thrown vertically upward. On its way up it passes point A with speed v, and point B, 12.6 m higher than A, with speed v/2. Calculate the maximum height reached by the stone above point B. What equation can I use to get the maximum height?
*October 5, 2007 by Lindsay*

**Physics**

I need some help getting a formula. I remember in class u get this really wierd looking equation like Vicosg-((vsin(pheta))/2g) I think this is what the equatin is when I'm asked to "Derive a formula for the Range of a projectile based on Vi and the Launch angle, pheta. State ...
*December 8, 2008 by Physics*

**physics**

I need some help getting a formula. I remember in class u get this really wierd looking equation like Vicosg-((vsin(pheta))/2g) I think this is what the equatin is when I'm asked to "Derive a formula for the Range of a projectile based on Vi and the Launch angle, pheta. State ...
*December 8, 2008 by Physics*

**PHYSICS(URGENT)**

A body of mass 0.5 kg is thrown vertically upwards with a speed of 10 m/s. Determine: a.The initial kinetic energy of the body b.The gain in potential energy when the body has reached its maximum height c.The maximum height reached above the starting position
*March 22, 2012 by LK*

**Algebra**

A ball is thrown into the air with an upward velocity of 28 ft/s. Its height (h) in feet after t seconds is given by the function h = –16t² + 28t + 7. How long does it take the ball to reach its maximum height? What is the ball’s maximum height? Round to the nearest hundredth...
*March 11, 2013 by Cassie*

**algebra**

a stone is thrown up from a height of 30 ft. The initial velocity is 60 ft/sec. If s(t)= -16t^2+60t+30. Find the time at which the stone riches its maximum height and find the maximum height
*November 8, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Imagine that you throw a ball vertically upwards from the rooftop of a building. The ball abandons your hand at a point that has the same height as the railway of the rooftop with an ascending speed of 15m/s, been left in free falling. Coming down the ball crosses the railway...
*October 10, 2014 by chantal*

**Physics**

Two Dimensional Projectile Question: Determine the height reached by a baseball if it is released with a velocity of 17.0 m/s [at an angle of 20 degrees]
*January 21, 2011 by Taylor*

**physics**

a ball is thrown at an initial angle of 37 and initial velocity of 23.0 m/s reaches a maximum height h, as shown in the Figure. With what initial speed must a ball be thrown straight up to reach the same maximum height h?
*January 3, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics **

A projectile is fired off a 35m cliff at 18m/s. what horizontal distance does the projectile travel before hitting the ground?
*October 10, 2013 by Miranda *

**phyics**

An object in simple harmonic motion has an amplitude of 0.202 m and an oscillation period of 0.620 s. Determine the maximum speed of the motion
*November 12, 2013 by Joey*

**Phyics**

An object in simple harmonic motion has an amplitude of 0.202 m and an oscillation period of 0.620 s. Determine the maximum speed of the motion.
*November 16, 2013 by Corey*

**Physics**

For a given launch velocity, at which launch angle does the projectile undergo the maximum horizontal displacement? A. 35° B. 45° C. 75° D. 80° E. 90°
*February 27, 2013 by fredrick*

**physics**

A ball of mass m = 0.75 kg is thrown straight upward with an initial speed of 8.9 m/s. Plot the gravitational potential energy of the block from its launch height, y = 0, to the height y = 5.0 m. Let U = 0 correspond to y = 0. Determine the turning point (maximum height) of ...
*February 13, 2011 by Bob*

**physics**

A ball of mass m = 0.75 kg is thrown straight upward with an initial speed of 8.9 m/s. Plot the gravitational potential energy of the block from its launch height, y = 0, to the height y = 5.0 m. Let U = 0 correspond to y = 0. Determine the turning point (maximum height) of ...
*February 13, 2011 by Bob*

**Physics**

A child tosses a baseball to his siter, who is hanging out the window of an apartment building. The ball's initial velocity is 18 m/s upward. (Ignore any horizontal motion) 1. How long will it take for the ball to reach its maximum height? 2. The sister catches the ball 3.0 ...
*January 28, 2012 by DENISE*

**algebra 2**

The height of an arrow shot in the air is given by the function h(t)=-16t^2+144t+24, where h(t) represents the height in feet, and t represents the time in seconds. what is the maximum height of the arrow? how long does it take to reach the maximum height? how long does it ...
*June 16, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics Simple Harmonic Motion**

A sewing machine needle moves with a rapid vibratory motion, rather like SHM, as it sews a seam. Suppose the needle moves 8.4 mm from its highest to its lowest position and it makes 27 stitches in 8.5 s. What is the maximum needle speed?
*April 5, 2011 by John*

**Physics**

Which of the following is an example of projectile motion? a jet lifting off a runway a thrown baseball an aluminum can dropped straight down into the recycling bin a space shuttle being launched I think it's b, but I'm not sure.
*September 13, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Football Lesson 5.1 1. y= -0.035x^2 + 1.4x + 1, where x is the distance (in yards) and y is the height (in yards) a. Does the graph open up or down? b. Does the graph have a Maximum value or a minimum value? c. graph the quadratic function. (i'll graph it just write it in the ...
*November 11, 2007 by Monte'*

**Physics **

This is a pretty simple physics problem, but I do not know how to go about it. How do I: Show that the time required for a projectile to reach its highest point is equal to the time for it to return to its original height?
*January 24, 2010 by Jeremy*

**Physics**

A ball is thrown vertically up and from the ground with a velocity of 20ms. Calculate: a-The maximum length reached. b-The time to reach the maximum height. c-The time to reach the ground again after the ball is thrown up. d-The velocity reached halfway to the maximum height. ...
*September 23, 2011 by Hauwart*

**Physics**

A projectile (mass = 0.17 kg) is fired at and embeds itself in a target (mass = 2.84 kg). The target (with the projectile in it) flies off after being struck. What percentage of the projectile's incident kinetic energy does the target (with the projectile in it) carry off ...
*January 22, 2013 by Help*

**physics**

A projectile is launched over level ground at a launch angle of 70o with an initial velocity vo. At some later time while the projectile is on its way to the peak in its trajectory, its velocity vector makes an angle of 50o with respect to the horizontal. What is the magnitude...
*July 29, 2013 by billo*

**Physics Help Please :(**

Projectile Motion A rifle is fired horizontally and travels 200m East. The rifle barrel is 1.90m from the ground. What speed must the bullet have been traveling at? Ignore Friction.
*January 18, 2011 by Jarrid*

**Physics**

The stored potential energy in the trampoline at maximum compression, (1/2) k X^2, equals the gravitational potential energy at maximum height, M g H. (Kinetic energy is zero in both cases) X = 0.5 m g = 9.8 m/s^2 H = 2.5 m k = the spring constant. Solve for k. k = 2MgH/X^2 A ...
*March 13, 2007 by drwls*

**physic**

Two balls are conneted by a string that stretches over a massless, frictionless pulley. Ball 1 has a mass of 0.81 kg and is held 0.5 m above the ground. Ball 2 has a mass of 6.3 kg and is held 0.28 m above the ground. When the balls are released, ball 2 falls to the ground, ...
*January 15, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

The formula h=280t-7t^2 gives the height, h in meters, of a rocket t seconds after take off. The maximum height reached by the rocket is 2800 m. How long will it take the rocket to reach this maximum height?
*January 29, 2013 by chase*

**Physics (PROJECTILE MOTION)**

Henrietta is going off to her physics class, jogging down the sidewalk at a speed of 2.05 m/s. Her husband Bruce suddenly realizes that she left in such a hurry that she forgot her lunch of bagels, so he runs to the window of their apartment, which is a height 43.9 m above the...
*February 8, 2012 by Beck*

**physics**

An object of mass 26 kg is thrown straight upwards from the ground at 27 m/s. Due to air resistance (a non-conservative force), the object loses some of its initial energy during its trip to reach maximum height and only travels to a height above the ground of 16.3 meters. ...
*October 31, 2012 by Chelsea*

**Physics**

In an electric shaver, the blade moves back and forth over a distance of 2.2 mm in simple harmonic motion, with frequency 116 Hz. Find (a) the amplitude (in mm), (b) the maximum blade speed, and (c) the magnitude of the maximum blade acceleration. I got that (a) is 1.1 mm, but...
*December 5, 2011 by Lisa*

**Physics**

A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 57.0 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 1.50 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 190 m. (a) What is the maximum height reached by the rocket? (b) How long after liftoff does ...
*September 11, 2013 by <3*

**Math**

13. A catapult launches a boulder with an upward velocity of 148 ft/s. The height of the boulder (h) in feet after t seconds is given by the function h = –16t² + 148t + 30. How long does it take the boulder to reach its maximum height? What is the boulder’s maximum height? ...
*March 11, 2013 by Jim*

**Physics**

For a given initial projectile speed, you observe that the projectile has a certain range R at a launch angle A = 30 degrees. For what other launch angle will the projectile have the same range (assuming the same initial projectile speed)? Without the use of mathematical ...
*February 17, 2014 by Tim*

**Physics**

A projectile is shot from the edge of a cliff h = 225 m above ground level with an initial speed of v0 = 155 m/s at an angle of 37.0° with the horizontal a. Determine the time taken by the projectile to hit point P at ground level. b. Determine the range X of the projectile as...
*September 17, 2011 by Bridge*

**Physics**

A ball of mass oscillates on a spring with spring constant = 200 . The ball's position is described by (0.350 ) 16.0 with measured in seconds. -What is the amplitude of the ball's motion? -What is the frequency of the ball's motion? -What is the value of the mass ? - Ronald ...
*April 28, 2010 by R*

**physics**

A particle with a mass of 3.00 10-20 kg is oscillating with simple harmonic motion with a period of 7.00 10-5 s and a maximum speed of 4.50 103 m/s. (a) Calculate the angular frequency of the particle. rad/s (b) Calculate the maximum displacement of the particle. m
*November 19, 2012 by Pipsy*

**maths**

(b) A stone is thrown straight up with velocity 14 m s-1 Calculate (i) The time taken for the stone to reach the top of its motion (ii) The time taken for it to reach the ground again (iii) The maximum height it reaches (iv) What is the velocity of the stone at height 8.0 m?
*March 13, 2013 by Kate*

**Physics (last question)**

A 800 kg projectile is fired vertically upward with an intitial velocity of 50 m/s. Assuming that no friction is present, how high above the ground will the projectile travel?
*November 15, 2007 by Elizabeth*

**physics**

A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 60.0 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 2.00 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 130 m. (a) What is the maximum height reached by the rocket? m (b) How long after lift-off ...
*September 6, 2010 by frank*

**physics**

A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 60.0 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 2.00 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 130 m. (a) What is the maximum height reached by the rocket? (b) How long after lift-off does ...
*September 7, 2010 by tommy *

**physics**

model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 50.0 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 1.00 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 130 m. (a) What is the maximum height reached by the rocket? m (b) How long after lift-off does...
*September 8, 2010 by harry*

**Physics**

A model rocket is launched upward with an initial speed of 50 m/s. It accelerates with a net constant upward acceleration of 2.0 m/s^2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 150 m. (a) What is the maximum height reached by the rocket? (b) how long after the life-off does the...
*September 24, 2010 by Mark*

**physics**

A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 30.0 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 1.50 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 170 m. (a) What is the maximum height reached by the rocket? (b) How long after lift-off does ...
*September 15, 2011 by ashley*

**physics**

A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 30.0 m/s. It accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 2.50 m/s2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 170 m. (a) What is the maximum height reached by the rocket? m (b) How long after lift-off ...
*January 22, 2012 by desperate help*

**Physics**

A model rocket is launched straight upward with an install speed of 57.6 m/s. it accelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 1.70m/s^2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 240m. A. What is the maximum height reached by the rocket? The acceleration of gravity is 9....
*September 11, 2013 by Ashley*

**physics**

stephanie serves a volleyball from a height of .8m and gives it an initial velocity of 7.6m/s straight up. how high will it go? how long will it take to reach maximum height?
*October 3, 2011 by evan*

**Algebra**

A baseball player hits a baseball into the air with an initial vertical velocity of 48 feet per second from a height of 3 feet. 8. Write an equation that gives the baseball’s height as a function of the time (in seconds) after it is hit. 9. After how many seconds does the ...
*March 31, 2013 by Elizabeth*

**physics**

Think of a projectile motion on an inclined table with the inclination angle α=6.The elevation angle is θ=30 and V0 is 40 cm/s. What is the percentage error (approximately) in hmax if the measured value of hmax is 5 cm? (sin6=0.1, g=10 m/s2)
*December 21, 2012 by anonymous*

**physics**

A model rocket is launched straight upward with an initial speed of 50m/s. It acccelerates with a constant upward acceleration of 2m/s^2 until its engines stop at an altitude of 150m. (a)What is the maximum height reached by the rocket? (b)How long after lift-off does the ...
*September 14, 2007 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A ship maneuvers to within 2500 m of an island's 1800 m high mountain peak and fires a projectile at an enemy ship 610 m on the other side of the peak, as illustrated in Figure 3-29. If the ship shoots the projectile with an initial velocity of v = 248 m/s at an angle of θ...
*March 22, 2013 by Nicola*

**Physics**

A ship maneuvers to within 2500 m of an island's 1800 m high mountain peak and fires a projectile at an enemy ship 610 m on the other side of the peak, as illustrated in Figure 3-29. If the ship shoots the projectile with an initial velocity of v = 248 m/s at an angle of θ...
*March 22, 2013 by Nicola*

**Physics**

A 0.26 kg rock is thrown vertically upward from the top of a cliff that is 27 m high. When it hits the ground at the base of the cliff the rock has a speed of 24 m/s. (a) Assuming that air resistance can be ignored, find the initial speed of the rock. (b) Find the greatest ...
*March 29, 2010 by Carden*

**college physics**

(Projectile Motion) You are being asked to bombard an enemy fortress that sits on a 40 m tall cliff 100 m from your location. Your cannon has an elevation of 37 degrees. What velocity must your cannonball have to hit the walls of the fortress?
*November 29, 2009 by dave*

**physics**

A projectile is fired from the ground level with initial velocity of 90m/s at an angle of 36degre from horizontal. find the magnitude and direct of projectile 5 secs after firring
*February 6, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A projectile is fired from the ground level with initial velocity of 90m/s at an angle of 36degre from horizontal. find the magnitude and direct of projectile 5 secs after firring
*February 6, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A projectile is launched with an initial speed of 70 m/s at an angle of 35° above the horizontal on flat ground. Neglect air friction. A)What is the projectile's velocity at the highest point of its trajectory?
*September 17, 2012 by Cyrus*

**math**

I forgot how to solve this grade 11 review package question 5) A graph representing the vertical height in metres after t seconds, has been modelled by the equation f(t)= -4.9t^2+6t+0.5. a) how long is the ball in the air? b) when does the ball reach its maximum height? c) ...
*September 8, 2010 by prethy*

**Physics**

If a bullet is fired with the speed of 6.0x10² m/s horizontally from a height of 48 m, how long will it take to hit the ground? What is The range of projectile? Assume that there is no air resistance.
*August 15, 2011 by Confuzzled*

**physics**

A baseball is hit at ground level. The ball reaches its maximum height above ground level 2.6 s after being hit. Then 2.1 s after reaching its maximum height, the ball barely clears a fence that is 96.4 m from where it was hit. Assume the ground is level. (a) What maximum ...
*November 3, 2010 by tom*

**Physics**

A baseball is hit at ground level. The ball reaches its maximum height above ground level 3.2 s after being hit. Then 2.7 s after reaching its maximum height, the ball barely clears a fence that is 81.0 m from where it was hit. Assume the ground is level. (a) What maximum ...
*October 9, 2012 by Devin*

**Physics**

The equation of motion for an oscillator in vertical SHM is given by y=(0.60m)sin[(130rad/s)t]. Part A What is the amplitude of this motion? Part B What is the frequency of this motion? Part C What is the period of this motion?
*December 10, 2013 by Becca*

**physics**

a ball is thrown up and reaches a maximum height of 5 m. a) what is the initial velocity of the ball? b) how long does it take for the ball to reach its maximum height? c) what is the final velocity of the ball? if i returns to where it was thrown from?
*November 29, 2012 by Isis*

**Phisics**

A rocket is launched at an angle of 59.0° above the horizontal with an initial speed of 103 m/s. The rocket moves for 3.00 s along its initial line of motion with an acceleration of 31.0 m/s2. At this time, its engines fail and the rocket proceeds to move as a projectile. (a) ...
*September 12, 2012 by Kali*

**Calculus **

Spud McTator climbs his sailboat's mast while anchored. He fires his potato gun. The height of the potato above the ocean is given by: h=0.002X*2+2X=22. Where X is the horizontal distance from the keel of the boat. How far from the keel is the height of the potato a maximum? ...
*June 8, 2012 by help :)*

**College Physics**

Consider a rock thrown off a bridge of height 78.5 m at an angle è = 25° with respect to the horizontal as shown in Figure P4.20. The initial speed of the rock is 15.6 m/s. Find the following quantities: (a) the maximum height reached by the rock (b) the time it takes the rock...
*September 12, 2011 by HELP*

**physics**

In order for a ski jumper to attain maximum projectile distance she must reach a velocity of 30m/s. of the runway of the takeoff ramp is 70m long, how quickly ust she accelerate?
*February 25, 2013 by Mark*

**Algebra II**

Help me with this, please... A ball is dropped vertically from a height of 80 meters. After each bounce, the ball reaches a maximum height equal to 60 percent of maximum height of the previous bounce. a. Write the first three terms of the sequence. Explain how you know what ...
*April 10, 2014 by Me and I*

**Physics**

How do you find the max height of a projectile given the angle and Vi? Angle = 57.0 degrees Initial V = 46 m/s
*January 4, 2009 by JO*

**Physics**

a projectile is launched in the horizontal direction. It travels 2.050 m horizontally while it falls 0.450 m vertically, and it then strikes the floor. What was the original velocity of the projectile? How long was it in the air?
*February 7, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a ball of mass 4kg is thrown vertically upwards with a velocity of 40m/s.Find a-maximum height b-height after 3 seconds c-time of flight
*March 24, 2012 by heather*

**Physics**

A baseball is hit at ground level. The ball reaches its maximum height above ground level 3.2 s after being hit. Then 2.7 s after reaching its maximum height, the ball barely clears a fence that is 81.0 m from where it was hit. Assume the ground is level. (a) What maximum ...
*October 9, 2012 by Devin*

**Physics**

A baseball is hit at ground level. The ball reaches its maximum height above ground level 3.2 s after being hit. Then 2.7 s after reaching its maximum height, the ball barely clears a fence that is 81.0 m from where it was hit. Assume the ground is level. (a) What maximum ...
*October 9, 2012 by Devin*

**Algebra**

A catapult launches a boulder with an upward velocity of 184 feet per second. The height of the boulder, (h), in feet after t seconds is given by the function h(t) = –16t² + 184t +20. How long does it take the boulder to reach its maximum height? What is the boulder’s maximum ...
*April 3, 2014 by Sandra*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

I have looked this up, but still cant figure out what it is.. What is the projectile motion function?
*October 27, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A soldier is tasked with measuring the muzzle velocity of a new rifle. Knowing the principles of projectile motion, he decides to perform a simple experiment at the indoor firing range. The soldier hangs a target a distance of d = 101 m from the end of the barrel. The rifle is...
*December 5, 2012 by Kevin*

**AP Physics**

So my question is about projectile motion. We just learned in class about the equation for finding the range: R=v^2sin(2theta)/g I understand that and I think I see where it comes from. My question is, if someone were to collect data on the projectile range for different ...
*February 19, 2013 by Sydney*

**Physics**

Michael Jordan, formerly of the Chicago Bulls basketball team, has some fanatic fans. They claim that he is able to jump and remain in the air for two full seconds from launch to landing. Evaluate this claim by calculating the maximum height that such a jump would attain. For ...
*October 11, 2010 by Kelly*

**Math **

With s(t) measured in feet and t in seconds, the equation s(t)= -16t^2 + 32t expresses the height of a ball above the ground after t seconds if it were thrown upward with a velocity of 32 ft/sec. (a) What is the maximum height of the ball? (b) After how many seconds will the ...
*September 20, 2014 by Pao*

**Physics**

A woman is 1.6 m tall and has a mass of 53 kg. She moves past an observer with the direction of the motion parallel to her height. The observer measures her relativistic momentum to have a magnitude of 2.6 x 1011 kg·m/s. What does the observer measure for her height?
*July 21, 2012 by Beth*

**PHYSICS**

A woman is 1.6 m tall and has a mass of 47 kg. She moves past an observer with the direction of the motion parallel to her height. The observer measures her relativistic momentum to have a magnitude of 2.2 × 1010 kg·m/s. What does the observer measure for her height?
*April 3, 2013 by please help *

**physics**

A woman is 1.6 m tall and has a mass of 47 kg. She moves past an observer with the direction of the motion parallel to her height. The observer measures her relativistic momentum to have a magnitude of 2.2 × 1010 kg·m/s. What does the observer measure for her height?
*April 4, 2013 by please help *

**physics**

An object with mass 3.0 kg is attached to a spring with spring stiffness constant k = 300 N/m and is executing simple harmonic motion. When the object is 0.020 m from its equilibrium position, it is moving with a speed of 0.55 m/s. (a) Calculate the amplitude of the motion. m...
*March 7, 2012 by Nicole*

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