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Physics kinetic energy
Okay the equation for kinetic energy is = 1/2mv^2 so how would i figure this out?? If a semi-truck decreases its speed from 10 m/s to 5 m/s, its new Kinetic Energy is: a)4 times its old Kinetic Energy b)2 times its old Kinetic Energy c)1/2 its old Kinetic Energy d)1/4 its old ...
October 30, 2010 by Aisumi

Physics
A 5.36 kg object falls freely (ignore air resistance), after being dropped from rest. Determine the initial kinetic energy, the final kinetic energy, and the change in kinetic energy for the following. (a) first meter of fall initial kinetic energy 0 J final kinetic energy ___...
March 8, 2014 by George

Physics
Two objects are mocing about so that their total momentum is zero. What can be said about their kinetic energy? Choose the most descriptive answer. a. the kinetic energy must be greater than zero b. the kinetic energy must be negative c. the kinetic energy must be equal to or ...
March 21, 2011 by Paige

PHYSICS
A hollow tube (I = MR2) rolls without slipping along the surface. The ratio of its translational kinetic energy to its rotational kinetic energy is a. 1 b. 2 c. 3 d. 1/2 e. 1/3 I say A becasue both add up to get the total kinetic energy.
April 22, 2009 by Sandy

Physics
A rolling barrel with initial velocity 20 m/s encounters a hill 10m tall to slow it down 1. state where its angular speed is 0 2. state where its rotational kinetic energy will be 0 3. state where its translation kinetic energy will be 0 4. for each of the two flat surfaces ...
May 2, 2014 by Michelle

Physical Science
Can someone please check these answers for me? Write T for True or F for False for each statement: 1.Kinetic energy is the energy of motion - T 2.Kinetic energy doesn't depend on an object's direction. - T 3.When an object stops moving, its kinetic energy is zero. - T 4.As the...
April 20, 2009 by mysterychicken

physics
compute the kinetic energy of an 1800 lb automobile traveling at 30 mi/hr. how many times as great is the kinetic energy if the velocity is doubled? compute the kinetic energy, in erg and in joules, of a 2 gram bullet travelling at 500 m/sec.
April 17, 2014 by Anonymous

science 8th grade
1. The thermal energy of an object is _____. (1 point) its potential energy its average kinetic energy its potential energy minus its kinetic energy its kinetic energy plus its potential energy Thanks, jessica :)
April 9, 2013 by jessie

physics-energy conservation
when you apply the brakes of a car its kinetic energy or energy of motion decreases. a)to what form of energy is the kinetic energy converted? b)where does the resulting energy end up? Do the brake drums on the wheels heat up? so does it convert into heat energy?and the ...
May 8, 2007 by Emma

physics
a bowling ball has a mass of 8kg. if it rolls down the alley, without slipping, at 7m/s, calculate a) the linear kinetic energy, b) the rotaional kinetic energy, c) the total kinetic engergy
January 12, 2011 by vanessa

Physics
A 245 g particle is released from rest at point A inside a smooth hemispherical bowl of radius 35.0 cm, as shown in Figure 5-21. (a) Calculate the gravitational potential energy at A relative to B. 1 . (b) Calculate the particle's kinetic energy at B. 2 (c) Calculate the ...
October 20, 2011 by Brooks

physics
jack measured that his racquet gives a squash ball 45.0J of kinetic energy when he hits it with a particilar shot.he also measures that it has 18.0J of kinetic energy after one bounce off the court wall. what percentage of its mechanical energy does the ball lose while it ...
May 8, 2007 by Emma

physics
A. A particle is traveling without friction up and down hills and valleys. If its initial potential energy is 6 J and its initial kinetic energy is 78 J, what is its total energy, E? E: J B. If at a later point its potential energy is -14 J, what is its kinetic energy K at ...
October 12, 2013 by carol

Physics
A 1000kg space craft at 500m/s is on a collision course with a 400kg satellite travelling at 700m/s. Their paths are converging at a 45 degree angle. After the collision, they remain locked together. a) calculate their final speed b) calculate the quantity of non-kinetic ...
December 15, 2010 by Jon

Physics
A 1000kg space craft at 500m/s is on a collision course with a 400kg satellite travelling at 700m/s. Their paths are converging at a 45 degree angle. After the collision, they remain locked together. a) calculate their final speed b) calculate the quantity of non-kinetic ...
December 15, 2010 by Jon

physics help 3 please!!
A 2.0 kg cylinder (radius = 0.08 m, length = 0.50 m) is released from rest at the top of a ramp and allowed to roll without slipping. The ramp is 0.77 m high and 5.0 m long. (a) When the cylinder reaches the bottom of the ramp, what is its total kinetic energy? (b) What is its...
October 18, 2008 by kelsey

physics
If there is just one force acting on an object, does its work necessarily result in an increase in kinetic energy? Explain. (Select all that apply.) 1.Yes, when a force does work on an object it always results in an increase in kinetic energy. 2.The work done by the force on ...
February 4, 2010 by rad

physics
If there is just one force acting on an object, does its work necessarily result in an increase in kinetic energy? Explain. (Select all that apply.) 1.Yes, when a force does work on an object it always results in an increase in kinetic energy. 2.The work done by the force on ...
February 4, 2010 by wassuh

Physics-Kinetic energy
Two 2.0 g bullets are fired with speeds of 40.0 m/s and 80.0 m/s, respectively. What are their kinetic energies? Which bullet has more kinetic energy? What is the ratio of their kinetic energies? A car has kinetic enery of 4.32* 10^5 when traveling at a speed of 23m/s. What is...
October 30, 2010 by Pablo

physics
A neutron in a reactor makes an elastic head-on collision with a nitrogen atom that is initially at rest. (The mass of the nitrogen nucleus is about 14 times that of the neutron.) (a) What fraction of the neutron's kinetic energy is transferred to the nitrogen nucleus? (b) If ...
October 28, 2012 by heather

Physics
A single conservative force F(x) acts on a 1.6 kg particle that moves along an x axis. The potential energy U(x) associated with F(x) is given by U(x) = -2.9xe-x/3 where x is in meters. At x = 3.4 m the particle has a kinetic energy of 7.2 J. (a) What is the mechanical energy ...
March 7, 2011 by Aaron

Physics- PLEASE HELP
A 10.0 kg cylinder rolls without slipping on a rough surface. At an instant when its center of gravity has a speed of 16.0 m/s, determine (a) the translational kinetic energy of its center of gravity.(b) the rotational kinetic energy about its center of gravity, and (c) its ...
November 6, 2012 by Sarah

physics
A 2.10-g particle is released from rest at point A on the inside of a smooth hemispherical bowl of radius R = 28.0 cm. Calculate the following: (a) Its gravitational potential energy at A relative to J (b) Its kinetic energy at B. J (c) Its speed at B. m/s (d) Its potential ...
June 8, 2010 by nicole

Physics
A pitcher claims he can throw a 0.157 kg baseball with as much momentum as a 1.5 g bullet moving with a speed of 1.50 multiplied by 103 m/s. (a) What must the baseball's speed be if the pitcher's claim is valid? m/s (b) Which has greater kinetic energy, the ball or the bullet...
November 6, 2010 by matt

Physics ~please help me!
1.) A car (m=1200 kg) moves form 2.0 m/s to 15.0 m/s in 100 m. a) What is the initial kinetic energy of the car? b) What is the final kinetic energy of the car? c) what is the net work applied to the car? d) what force is applied to the car? 2.) A simple pendelum is 1.5 m long...
February 3, 2013 by Isis

PHYSICS helppppp
A 0.2 kilogram baseball is thrown vertically downwards towards to the same horizontal floor. The baseball possesses an initial velocity of 30 meters per second. The height is 10.00m. (A) Calculate the POTENTIAL GRAVITATIONAL ENERGY and KINETIC ENERGY of the baseball at the ...
February 19, 2007 by Katrina

Physics
please check: Which of the following energy forms is associated with an object in motion? a. potential energy b. elastic potential energy c. nonmechanical energy d. kinetic energy i think its B Which of the following energy forms is associated with an object due to its ...
February 9, 2009 by y912f

physics
A 2 kg rock is released from rest at a height of 29 m. Ignore air resistance and determine the kinetic energy, gravitational potential energy, and total mechanical energy at each of the following heights;20m 15m 9m * physics - bobpursley, Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 9:32am...
November 17, 2010 by Jay

Physics
When a skydiver jumps from a plane and achieves terminal speed. Which quantity remains constant? (a) Momentum (b) kinetic energy (c) potential energy (d) both a and b (e) both a and c I say kinetic energy, am i right?
April 4, 2009 by James

physics
A particle has a kinetic energy equal to its rest energy. (a) What is the speed of this particle? (b) If the kinetic energy of this particle is doubled, does its speed increase by more than, less than, or exactly a factor of 2? (c) Explain (d) Calculate the speed of a particle...
April 28, 2012 by martini

Physics
I need help with part b, c, and d please! A 45 g mass is attached to a massless spring and allowed to oscillate around an equilibrium according to: y(t) = 1.4 * sin( 4 * t ) where y is measured in meters and t in seconds...
December 3, 2010 by Susan

Science
Classify each of the following as examples of kinetic or potential energy. a) a car driving along a level road. b) an elastic band is stretched to twice its normal length c) a book is at rest on the top shelf of a bookcase d) a lightning bolt produces thunder that travels at ...
June 6, 2014 by Apesetic

physics
A 2.48-kg rock is released from rest at a height of 28.1 m. Ignore air resistance and determine (a) the kinetic energy at 28.1 m, (b) the gravitational potential energy at 28.1 m, (c) the total mechanical energy at 28.1 m, (d) the kinetic energy at 0 m, (e) the gravitational ...
February 28, 2011 by heather

physics
A 2.48-kg rock is released from rest at a height of 28.1 m. Ignore air resistance and determine (a) the kinetic energy at 28.1 m, (b) the gravitational potential energy at 28.1 m, (c) the total mechanical energy at 28.1 m, (d) the kinetic energy at 0 m, (e) the gravitational ...
February 28, 2011 by heather

physics
A 3.56-kg rock is released from rest at a height of 15.2 m. Ignore air resistance and determine (a) the kinetic energy at 15.2 m, (b) the gravitational potential energy at 15.2 m, (c) the total mechanical energy at 15.2 m, (d) the kinetic energy at 0 m, (e) the gravitational ...
March 31, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
A physics textbook is launched up a rough incline with a kinetic energy of 200 joules. When the book comes momentarily to rest near the top of the incline, it has only gained 180 joules of gravitational potential energy. About how much kinetic energy will it have when it ...
May 10, 2012 by Bob

Physics
Determine the ratio of the relativistic kinetic energy to the nonrelativistic kinetic energy (1/2mv2) when a particle has a speed of (a) 2.12 x 10-3c. and (b) 0.959c.
July 20, 2012 by Beth

physics
How do i find this? A shooting star is a meteor that burns up when it reaches Earth's atmosphere. Many of these meteoroids are quite small. Calculate the kinetic energy of a meteoroid of mass 6.0 g moving at a speed of 45 km/s and compare it to the kinetic energy of a 1400-kg ...
April 4, 2010 by raina

physics
A motorcycle, an automobile and a bus are all traveling at the same speed. Which has the least kinetic energy? The greatest kinetic energy?
November 27, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
suppose an automobile has a kinetic energy of 2900J. when it moves with 3 times the speed, what will be its kinetic energy? answer in the units of joules
October 28, 2012 by Emily

physics
How much kinetic energy is gained by an electron that is allowed to move freely through a potential difference of 2.5 × 10^4 V? -- U=qV =(1.6*10^-19)(2.5*10^4) =4*10^-15 I'm not sure what other formulas i can use, or how to relate potential energy to kinetic energy because ...
February 26, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics
If a 1000-kg car was moving at 30 m/s, what would be its kinetic energy expressed in the unusual (for kinetic energy) units of calories? (1 cal = 4.186 J)
December 19, 2010 by JJ

physics
In the reaction U gives Th + He 6.88*10-13 J energy are released as the kinetic energies of the products. If the ratios of the masses Th to He is 2.4:4 find the kinetic energy of the alpha particle
February 23, 2012 by eva

Physics
In the reaction U gives Th + He 6.88*10-13 J energy are released as the kinetic energies of the products. If the ratios of the masses Th to He is 234:4 find the kinetic energy of the alpha particle
February 23, 2012 by eva

Physics
I need help with b... I found that k=.750880 for part a but I can't figure out what y would be to get potential energy. A 52 g mass is attached to a massless spring and allowed to oscillate around an equilibrium according to: y(t) = 0.8 * sin( 3.8 * t ) where y is measured in ...
December 4, 2010 by Anonymous

college physics
Explain each of the following questions. ( a) Can an object– Earth system have kinetic energy and not gravitational potential energy? ( b) Can it have gravitational potential energy and not kinetic energy? ( c) Can it have both types of energy at the same moment? ( d) Can it ...
October 5, 2010 by matt

physics kinetic energy
a) if a particle's speed decreases by a factor of four, by what factor does its kinetic energy change? b) particle A has three times the mass and twice the kinetic energy of particle B. What is the speed ratio VA / VB?
October 31, 2008 by joyce

physics
determine the kinetic energy of falling by an average of one degree of freedom of the nitrogen molecule at temperature T = 1000 K, as well as the kinetic energy of rotational motion.
March 28, 2011 by lisa

physics
Friction converts kinetic energy to a. mechanical energy b. potential energy c. nonmechanical energy d. total energy i don't think its B,..
February 21, 2009 by Bella

physics
Explain each of the following questions. ( a) Can an object– Earth system have kinetic energy and not gravitational potential energy? ( b) Can it have gravitational potential energy and not kinetic energy? ( c) Can it have both types of energy at the same moment? ( d) Can it ...
October 5, 2010 by matt

Integrated Physics and Chemistry
The internal energy of a material is determined by.. A)its temperature B)the kinetic energy of its molecules C)the potential energy of its molecules D)the combined amount of kinetic and potential energy of its molecules
April 19, 2011 by Ashley

Physics
in a compressed spring, energy is in the form of (a) kinetic energy (b) potential energy (c) chemical energy (d) sound energy
August 18, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
A 20.0-kg model plane flies horizontally at a constant speed of 12.2 m/s. (a) Calculate its kinetic energy. . J (b) The plane goes into a dive and levels off 20.0 m closer to Earth. How much potential energy does it lose during the dive? Assume no additional drag. J (c) How ...
May 11, 2012 by Brianna

physics
a 2 kg object moving at 5 m/s enters a surface with the coefficient of kinetic friction is .1 and is brought to a full stop. If the cart moved 12.8 m calculate: a) the net work done on the object over the 12.8 m distance (I got 6.4j, but it's probably wrong) b) change in ...
January 21, 2009 by naomi

Physics
A 5 kg ball is initially at rest at the top of a hill 10m high. If it rolls down the hill (converting all of its potential energy to kinetic energy,) what is the maximum kinetic energy it could have at the bottom of the hill? -I am not sure what formula to use?
June 28, 2011 by Jordan

AP physics
A 1.60-g bullet, moving at 542 m/s, strikes a 0.249-kg piece of wood at rest on a frictionless table. The bullet sticks in the wood, and the combined mass moves slowly down the table. (a) Find the speed of the combination after the collision. m/s (b) Find the kinetic energy of...
May 10, 2012 by Alica

Physics Help!!
Suppose the kinetic energy of an object moving is 15 J and the potential energy is 25 J at some point in time. Then I measure the potential energy some time later and find it to be 10 J. What is the new kinetic energy?
October 8, 2010 by Liz

PHYSICS HELP PLEASE!!!
A block of mass 2.62 kg is kept at rest as it compresses a horizontal massless spring(k = 141 N=m) by 15.3 cm. As the block is released, it travels 0.627 m on a rough hori- zontal surface before stopping. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 :Calculate the coe±cient of ...
March 4, 2007 by kitt

physics
Is it impossible to lose all of the kinetic energy in a collision? Or, does a ball which bounces several times before eventually coming to rest show how kinetic energy can completely disappear?
November 13, 2009 by Student

Physics help
A solid cylinder rolls along the floor. What is the ratio of it's translational kinetic energy to its rotational kinetic energy about an axis parallel to its length and through its center of mass?
November 24, 2009 by Rachel

physics
I need help with this problem so please help me. 1. A certain photoelectric surface has a threshold frequency of 6.2*10^14 Hz. A. How much kinetic energy is required to produce an electron emission? B. if the surface is illuminated with light that has a frequency 7.1*10^14 Hz...
January 23, 2012 by Jessie

physics
A car has a flywheel ( a diks of R=0.2m and uniformly distributed mass M=100kg) that can convert 25% of the rotational kinetic energy into translational kinetic energy. The mass of the car is 1000kg ( including flywheel). Suppose the car is at rest, and the flywheel has a ...
December 30, 2013 by Al

hellllp physics
A solid cylinder rolls along the floor. What is the ratio of it's translational kinetic energy to its rotational kinetic energy about an axis parallel to its length and through its center of mass?
November 24, 2009 by Rachel

Physics (Potential & Kinetic energy)
A 2.0 kg rock falls from a height of 25 m to a point 20 m above the ground. a) how much potential energy does it lose? b) How much kinetic energy does it gain? Thanks.
January 11, 2010 by Anna

physics
In most situations, frictional forces tend to reduce the kinetic energy of an object. However, frictional forces can sometimes increase an object's kinetic energy. Describe a few situations in which friction causes an increase in kinetic energy.
June 4, 2010 by lau

Physics
How much kinetic energy does a 1 kg ball have if it has a velocity of 10 m/s? a. 100 J. b. 50 J. c. 10 J. d. 5 J. A ping pong ball and a golf ball move with the same kinetic energy. Which is moving fastest? (golf balls are heavier than ping pong balls). a. The ping pong ball ...
October 19, 2011 by Trinh

physics
A block is initially sliding along a horizontal surface with 24.6 J of kinetic energy. Friction causes the block’s speed to be halved in a distance of 3.20 m. a) What is the kinetic energy of the block after traveling the 3.20 m? b) What is the magnitude of the kinetic ...
July 16, 2012 by Katie

Physics Classical Mechanics
The figure below shows the experimental setup to study the collision between two carts. In the experiment cart A rolls to the right on the level track, away from the motion sensor at the left end of the track. Cart B is initially at rest. The mass of cart A is equal to the ...
October 28, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
A solid disk rolls along the floor with a constant linear speed v. (a) Find the fraction of its total kinetic energy that is in the form of rotational kinetic energy about the center of the ball. Krot/Ktotal = ?
March 8, 2010 by Ace

Science
Wil kinetic energy increase or decrease based on the amount of potential energy it starts with?? If potential energy is lost, KEnergy increases. Potential Energy + kinetic energy= constant.
February 5, 2007 by Linda

physics
A 3.00 g lead bullet traveling at 640 m/s strikes a target, converting its kinetic energy into thermal energy. It's initial temperature is 40.0°C. (a)Find the available kinetic energy of the bullet.(J) (b)Find the heat required to melt the bullet.(J)
July 19, 2013 by Eric

physics
A 3.00 g lead bullet traveling at 640 m/s strikes a target, converting its kinetic energy into thermal energy. It's initial temperature is 40.0°C. Find the available kinetic energy of the bullet. Find the heat required to melt the bullet.
July 21, 2013 by Alice

physics
true or false 1. The work required to stretch a spring changes linearly with the amount of strech? 2. The kinetic energy of an object increases linearly as the velocity of the object increases? 3. Kinetic energy is proportional to speed? 4. Kinetic energy is proportional to ...
July 31, 2010 by Chika

physics
A 2.00 g lead bullet traveling at 650 m/s strikes a target, converting its kinetic energy into thermal energy. It's initial temperature is 40.0°C. Find the available kinetic energy of the bullet. Find the heat required to melt the bullet (both answers in J)
December 6, 2013 by angela

Integrated Physics and Chemistry
If the kinetic energy of a sample increases, the ____ will also increase. A)potential energy B)temperature C)chemical energy D)nuclear energy
April 21, 2011 by Ashley!!

Physics
A wheel with radius R, mass m, and rotational inertia I rolls without slipping across the ground.  If its translational kinetic energy is E, what is its rotational kinetic energy?
March 19, 2011 by John

Physics-Kinetic energy
A car has a kinetic energy of 4.32 * 10^5 J when traveling at a speed of 23 m/s. What is its mass? Sorry for re-post and if anyone decides to help please step by step.
October 31, 2010 by Cory

physics
A 2000 kg car is moving with a velocity of 50 km/hr. What is its kinetic energy? If the car reduces its speed by half, by what factor is the kinetic energy changed?
June 30, 2011 by rosie

Physics (Rotational Kinetic Energy)
Hello, The question is: A solid ball rolls along the floor with a constant linear speed v. Find the fraction of its total kinetic energy that is in the form of rotational kinetic energy about the center of the ball. Krot/Ktotal = ? The answer I keep getting is 3/1, but the ...
October 21, 2009 by Ben

Physics ~Conservation of Energy~
1.) At one point in its fall, an object (m=2.5 kg.) has a kinetic energy of 5 J(joule) and a potential energy of 10 J. a) what is the total energy of the system? b) what is the velocity at this point? The object continues to another point where its potential energy is 3J(joule...
January 30, 2013 by Isis

physics
the kinetic energy of an object of mass 'm' moving with a velocity of 5cms^-1 is 25J. calculate its kinetic energy when its velocity is doubled..??
January 6, 2013 by prudhvi

physics
12. Which of the following statements is correct for a particle moving in a horizontal circle with constant angular velocity? A. The linear momentum is constant but the kinetic energy varies. B. The kinetic energy is constant but the linear momentum varies. C. Both kinetic ...
November 1, 2013 by shanza

physics, fluids
would I be correct if I explained the 3 expressions in Bernoulli's equation as representing: P is the pressure 1/2*rho*v squared is the kinetic energy rho*g*h is the gravitational kinetic energy. Or is it more complicate than that. Thanks
January 24, 2009 by charlie

Science
A ball has a potential energy of 180 J and a kinetic energy of 0 J. After falling 2m, it has a potential energy of 135J. What is its kinetic energy at this point? PLEASE ANSWER THIS I'M STUCK!
January 19, 2012 by Micheal

physics
4. Two masses of 3 kg and 5 kg collide head-on, the former moving to the right with the speed 5 m/s and the latter moving to the left with the speed 3 m/s.After collision they stick together. What amount of mechanical energy is lost? 5. A cylinder with a uniform density is ...
May 24, 2010 by ray

physics
an object is projected at an angle of 60 degrees to the horizontal with an initial kinetic energy of 2000J.the object reaches the highest point.determine i)kinetic energy ii)potential energy at the highest point
August 7, 2013 by linges

AP Physics
Could you please explain to me these problems, I dont understand them. Do 100 J of work in 50 s and your power output is? A bow is drawn so that it has 40 J of potential energy. When fired, the arrow will ideally have a kinetic energy of ? A diver who weighs 500 N steps off a ...
October 13, 2007 by Manny

IPC (different one)
Select all that apply. A 0.200-kilogram ball sits on a shelf 2.00 meters from the floor and then falls to a point 1.00 meter from the floor. Ignoring any affects due to friction, at this position _____. 1) its mechanical energy is 3.92 J 2) its potential energy is 3.92 J 3) ...
January 3, 2011 by Prue

Physics
A 2.1 mm-long, 0.46 mg house flea can reach a height of 17 cm in a single leap. I've found that, neglecting air speed, v = 1.8 m/s How do I calculate the kinetic energy of this flea at takeoff & its kinetic energy per kilogram of mass? (to get K = __ J) Thanks for helping!
November 24, 2010 by Roxanne

science
1.what similarities do nuclear energy and chemical energy share?pick all that apply A.both are types of kinetic energy. B.both are types of potential energy C.both involve magnetic energy D.both involve stored energy (I PICK B AND D) 3.the energy an object has due to its ...
January 22, 2014 by Matt

science(answer please)
please answer these 1.what similarities do nuclear energy and chemical energy share?pick all that apply A.both are types of kinetic energy. B.both are types of potential energy C.both involve magnetic energy D.both involve stored energy 3.the energy an object has due to its ...
January 22, 2014 by Matt

physics
A compact car and a trailer truck are both traveling at the same velocity. Which has more kinetic energy? 1. The trailer truck has more kinetic energy. The compact car has more kinetic energy. Both have the same kinetic energy.
February 26, 2010 by Jake

science
the potential energy of a golf ball in a hole is negative with respect to the ground. Under what circumstances(if any) is the ball's kinetic energy negative? Its rest energy? The kinetic energy of the ball is zero when it isnt moving, whether it is ion the hole or not. Kinetic...
February 19, 2007 by tasha

Science
A ball has a potential energy of 180 J and a kinetic energy of 0 J. After falling 2m, it has a potential energy of 135J. What is its kinetic energy at this point?
January 19, 2012 by Micheal

Physics
A car is traveling at 14 m/s. How fast would the car need to go to double its kinetic energy? By what factor does the car's kinetic energy increase if its speed is doubled to 28 m/s? We only get 3 chances and I'm on my last one before I get the question wrong, help?
August 8, 2011 by falcon306

Physics
A system gains 473J of kinetic energy while losing 271J of potential energy. The thermal energy increases by 127J . Use an energy bar chart of this process to find the external work Wext.
June 5, 2014 by Allen

Physics
A system gains 473J of kinetic energy while losing 271J of potential energy. The thermal energy increases by 127J . Use an energy bar chart of this process to find the external work Wext.
June 8, 2014 by Tami

Physics/Math
Zero, a hypothetical planet, has a mass of 1.0 1023 kg, a radius of 3.0 106 m, and no atmosphere. A 10 kg space probe is to be launched vertically from its surface. (a) If the probe is launched with an initial kinetic energy of 5.0 107 J, what will be its kinetic energy when ...
March 7, 2007 by Technoboi11

Physics multiple choice questions
1. Which of the following energy transformations best describes the operation of a solar powered battery charger? (a) electrical energy --> thermal energy --> kinetic energy (b) nuclear energy --> potential energy --> chemical energy (c) thermal energy --> ...
April 7, 2014 by Jessica

Physics multiple choice questions
1. Which of the following energy transformations best describes the operation of a solar powered battery charger? (a) electrical energy --> thermal energy --> kinetic energy (b) nuclear energy --> potential energy --> chemical energy (c) thermal energy --> ...
April 8, 2014 by Jessica

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