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February 28, 2015

February 28, 2015

Number of results: 68,064

**Physics-bullet travel distance**

A bullet is fired at 45 degrees with respect to horizontal with a velocity of 50 m/s. How long is the bullet in the air? What is the range?
*December 3, 2012 by daryl*

**Physics**

A bullet of mass 0.02kg is fired at a speed of 500m/s towards a fixed wooden block of thickness 10cm. The bullet penetrates the block and emerges with a speed of 200m/s. a) Find the average retarding force on the bullet when it is passing through the block. b) Estimate the ...
*December 5, 2010 by laura*

**Physics**

An 8.00g bullet is fired at 220m/s into a 250g wooden block that is initially at rest. The bullet remains in the block and after the collision the two slide up a 30 degree incline. a) Solve for the velocity of the bullet block after the collision. b) Determine the distance ...
*November 23, 2014 by Nicole*

**physics**

A 18.5 g bullet is fired from a rifle. It takes 2.70 10-3 s for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, and it exits the barrel with a speed of 660 m/s. Assuming that the acceleration of the bullet is constant, find the average net force exerted on the bullet.
*September 21, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 22.4-g bullet is fired from a rifle. It takes 3.37 × 10-3 s for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, and it exits the barrel with a speed of 740 m/s. Assuming that the acceleration of the bullet is constant, find the average net force exerted on the bullet.
*October 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 21.3-g bullet is fired from a rifle. It takes 3.77 × 10-3 s for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, and it exits the barrel with a speed of 779 m/s. Assuming that the acceleration of the bullet is constant, find the average net force exerted on the bullet.
*October 11, 2012 by Kendall*

**physics**

A 28.6-g bullet is fired from a rifle. It takes 2.36 × 10-3 s for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, and it exits the barrel with a speed of 710 m/s. Assuming that the acceleration of the bullet is constant, find the average net force exerted on the bullet.
*December 5, 2012 by michelle*

**physics **

a 15-g bullet is fired from a rifle. it takes 2.50 * 10^-3s for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, and it exits the barrel with a speed of 715 m/s. assuming that the acceleration of the bullet is constant, find the average net force exerted on the bullet. (answer ...
*January 31, 2014 by courtney*

**physics**

A rifle allowed a bullet fired with an initial horizontal velocity to travel 76.0 m while only falling a distance of 0.40 m. What was the initial x-velocity of the bullet? Round your answer to 2 decimal places.
*November 11, 2012 by Sara*

**Physics**

A bullet of 10g enters a target at 100 ms-1 and leaves it 0.01 s later. Calculate: i. The rate of change of momentum of the bullet ii. The resistance offered by the target iii. The loss of kinetic energy of the bullet iv. The deceleration of the bullet v. The distance ...
*September 19, 2012 by Emily*

**Physics**

A bullet of 10g enters a target at 100 ms-1 and leaves it 0.01 s later. Calculate: i. The rate of change of momentum of the bullet ii. The resistance offered by the target iii. The loss of kinetic energy of the bullet iv. The deceleration of the bullet v. The distance ...
*September 19, 2012 by Emily*

**physics**

A bullet of mass m = 5.89 g is fired into a block of mass M = 3.09 kg that is initially at rest on the edge of a smooth table. (The table top is 0.83 m above the floor.) The bullet ends up stuck in the block, and together they fly off the table and fall to the floor. If the ...
*April 8, 2012 by Marc*

**physics**

A gun that shoots bullets at 469m/s is to be aimed at a target 45.7 m away ans level with the gun. How high above the target must the gun barrel be pointed so that the bullet hits the target? Which equation would I use? I should have gotten 4.8 cm for the answer... Find the ...
*October 25, 2006 by Bobby*

**Physics**

A rifle shoots a 4.1g bullet out of it's barrel. The bullet has a muzzle velocity of 975 m/s just as it leaves the barrel. Assuming a constant horizontal acceleration over a distance of 43.0 cm starting from rest, with no friction between the bullet and the barrel, what force ...
*February 20, 2014 by D*

**Physics**

A bullet is fired from a rifle that is held 2.5 m above the ground in a horizontal position. The initial speed of the bullet is 1450 m/s. Find: (a) the time it takes for the bullet to strike the ground and (b) the horizontal distance traveled by the bullet.
*October 17, 2014 by Matt*

**physics**

A bullet is fired from a rifle that is held 1.06 m above the ground in a horizontal position. The initial speed of the bullet is 1340 m/s. Find (a) the time it takes for the bullet to strike the ground and (b) the horizontal distance traveled by the bullet. I am not really ...
*January 29, 2007 by James*

**Physics 1**

A bullet is fired from a rifle that is held 2.0 m above the ground in a horizontal position. The initial speed of the bullet is 1250 m/s. (a) Find the time it takes for the bullet to strike the ground. 1 s (b) Find the horizontal distance traveled by the bullet. 2 m
*September 18, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a 150 grain .30-06 bullet has a mass of 0.01 kg and a muzzle velocity of 900 m/s. If it takes 1 ms(millisecond) to travel down the barrel, what is the average force acting on the bullet?
*December 1, 2010 by jc*

**Physics - Dynamics in two dimensions**

A sharpshooter shoots the bullet horizontally over level ground with a velocity of 300m/s. At the instant that the bullet leaves the barrel, its empty shell casing falls vertically and strikes the ground with a vertical velocity of 5m/s. How far does the bullet travel?
*December 4, 2010 by Farah*

**Physics**

A fighter, traveling at 474 m/s fires a bullet perpendicular to its flight path. The muzzle velocity of the bullet is 515 m/s. At what angle to its intended path does the bullet actually travel? Answer between âˆ’180â—¦ and +180â—¦. Answer in units of â—¦.
*September 6, 2010 by laura*

**Physics**

An observer stands 43.0 m behind a marksmen practicing at a rifle range. The marksman fires the rifle horizontally which gives the speed of the bullet to be 939 m/s. How far does each bullet travel before the observer hears the report of the rifle? Assume that the bullet ...
*March 13, 2011 by Steph*

**physics**

suppose you fire a bullet speed 1600 m/s in a shooting gallery and hear the gong on the target ring .731s later taking the speed of sound to be 330m/s and assuming the bullet travels straight downrange at a constant speed, how far does the bullet travel before hitting the ...
*October 1, 2009 by Andre*

**physics **

A bullet of mass 10 g has a speed of 500 m/s. a) What is its kinetic energy? b) if it penetrates a block of wood a distance of 10 cm before coming to rest, what is the average frictional force stopping the bullet? A second bullet identical to the first is shot through a sheet ...
*October 14, 2013 by Hayden *

**physics**

A bullet leaves a rifle with a muzzle velocity of 521 m/s. While accelerating through the barrel of the rifle, the bullet moves a distance of 0.840 m. Determine the acceleration of the bullet (uniform acceleration)
*November 1, 2010 by Cassie*

**Physics 2(Plz Help! :) :) ;))**

A bullet leaving a rifle at an angle of 45 degrees travels a distance of 10 Km determine: A). The muzzle velocity B). What angle would you have to shoot the same bullet to go HALF the distance? Lower angle
*February 24, 2011 by Jessica*

**physics**

A rifle bullet is fired from the top of a cliff at an angle of 30o below the horizontal. The initial velocity of the bullet is 800 m/s. If the cliff is 80 m high, how far does it travel horizontally?
*June 26, 2010 by virginia*

**physics**

The speed of a moving bullet can be determined by allowing the bullet to pass through two rotating paper disks mounted a distance 100 cm apart on the same axle. From the angular displacement 22.9 ◦ of the two bullet holes in the disks and the rotational speed 707 rev/min...
*October 14, 2011 by liz*

**physics**

The speed of a moving bullet can be determined by allowing the bullet to pass through two rotating paper disks mounted a distance d apart on the same axle (Fig. below). From the angular displacement of the two bullet holes in the disks and the rotational speed of the disks, we...
*May 18, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

How do you conclude the answer to the following : What will be the approximate pressure (bar/psi ) for a bullet shaped object weighing 35kg..500mm diameter x 900mm. to travel horizontally for a distance of 30 metres before landing..
*January 13, 2012 by Cory*

**Physics**

How do you conclude the answer to the following : What will be the approximate pressure (bar/psi ) for a bullet shaped object weighing 35kg..500mm diameter x 900mm. to travel horizontally for a distance of 30 metres before landing..
*January 13, 2012 by Cory*

**physics**

A ballistics pendulum is a device used to measure the speed of a fast moving projectile such as a bullet. A bullet of mass 5g is fired into a large block of wood of mass 1.5kg suspended from some light wires. The bullet is stopped by the block and the entire system swings ...
*August 25, 2013 by ZU*

**physics**

A wagon with a width of 2.4 m, moving at a speed of 15 m per second, was shot through by a bullet perpendicular to the movement of the wagon. The distance between the two bullet holes in the wagon’s walls is 6 cm. What is the speed of the bullet?
*August 17, 2011 by Mia*

**Physics**

A bullet of mass 25kg strikes horizontally an immovable block of wood with a velocity of 250m/s and penetrates it a distance of 1m. Calculate the resistance of the wood on the bullet , assuming the resistance to be uniform. How far would the bullet have penetrated , if its had...
*August 8, 2013 by Salina*

**physics**

A bullet is fired from a rifle that is held 4.6 m above the ground in a horizontal position. The initial speed of the bullet is 1130 m/s. There is no error in the velocity value. (a) Find the time it takes for the bullet to strike the ground. (b) Find the horizontal distance ...
*September 18, 2012 by Taylor*

**physics**

An 10g bullet leaves a gun at 800 m/s. What is the maximum distance that the bullet could reach? What is the height it reaches when the angle above the horizontal is 45 degrees
*September 25, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

From the top of a tall building, a gun is fired. The bullet leaves the gun at a speed of 340 m/s, parallel to the ground. As the drawing shows, the bullet puts a hole in a window of another building and hits the wall that faces the window. h is 0.54 m and d is 8.0 m. Assume ...
*October 24, 2010 by Gabbi*

**physics**

A bullet of mass 8 g strikes a ballistic pendulum of mass 2.0 kg. The center of mass of the pendulum rises a vertical distance of 10 cm. Assuming that the bullet remains embedded in the pendulum, calculate the bullet's initial speed.
*December 9, 2010 by joey*

**Physics**

A bullet of mass 3.2 g strikes a ballistic pendulum of mass 3.6 kg. The center of mass of the pendulum rises a vertical distance of 13 cm. Assuming that the bullet remains embedded in the pendulum, calculate the bullet's initial speed.
*March 1, 2011 by RD*

**physics for physical science**

a bullet of mass 0.015kg strikes ballistic pendulum of mass 2.0kg .the center of mass of the pendulum rises a vertical distance of 0.12m.assuming that the bullet remains embedded in the pendulum, calculate the bullet's initial speed.
*April 26, 2013 by lonia*

**Physics**

A 5.0-g bullet traveling horizontally at an unknown speed hits and embeds itself in a 0.195-kg block resting on a frictionless table. The block slides into and compresses a 180-N/m spring a distance of 0.15m before stopping the block and bullet. Determine the initial speed of ...
*March 11, 2014 by BULTURP*

**Physics**

An 8.00g bullet is fired at 220m/s into a 250g wooden block that is initially at rest. The bullet remains in the block and after the collision the two slide up a 30° incline. a. Solve for the velocity of the bullet-block after the collision. (ans: 6.82m/s) b. Determine ...
*November 4, 2014 by Mollie*

**Physics**

1. A bullet of 0.0500 kg is fired into a block of wood. Knowing that the bullet left the gun with a muzzle velocity of 350. m/s, and the bullet penetrates .15 m into the block of wood, determine: a) The average force required to stop the bullet. b) The impulse exerted by the ...
*July 14, 2012 by Help Please*

**Physics**

A gun is fired parallel to the ground. At the same instant, a bullet of equal size and mass next to the muzzle is released and drops to the ground. Which hits the ground first and why? I think that the bullets will hit the ground at the same time because the bullet that is ...
*August 7, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

a point 22 caliber rifle fires a 1.8 gram bullet at a 400m/s into a block of wood. If the bullet penetrates to a depht of 10cm find the desaceleration of the bullet. The force exerheted on the bullet, and the time.
*November 5, 2014 by Guelmy*

**physics**

A .22 rifle bullet traveling at 360m/s strikes a block of wood, which penetrates to a depth of .110m. The mass of the bullet is 1.80g. Assume a constant retarding force.A) how much time is required for the bullet to stop? b) what force in newtons soes the wood exert on the ...
*November 16, 2006 by Chris*

**Physics**

A 50g bullet strikes a stationary 1.50kg block of wood paced on a horizontal surface just in front of the gun. The bullet becomes embedded in the block and the impact drives them a distance of 10m before they come to rest. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the ...
*May 9, 2012 by Sarah*

**physics**

a 3.0-g bullet traveling at 350-m/s hits a tree and slows down ununiformly to a stop while penetrating a distance of 12-cm into the trees trunk. what was the force exerted on the bullet to bring it to a rest?
*January 26, 2008 by melissa*

**PHY131**

a bullet is fired from a gun that is 2.0 meters above flat ground. the bullet emerges from the gun with a speed of 250 m/s. a) how long does the bullet stay in the air before it hits the ground? b) At what horizonatal distance from the firing point does the bullet strike the ...
*March 7, 2010 by JEZZ*

**PHY131**

a bullet is fired from a gun that is 2.0 meters above flat ground. the bullet emerges from the gun with a speed of 250 m/s. a) how long does the bullet stay in the air before it hits the ground? b) At what horizonatal distance from the firing point does the bullet strike the ...
*March 16, 2010 by S.Strange*

**Physics**

A bullet of mass 4.8 g strikes a ballistic pendulum of mass 3.3 kg. The center of mass of the pendulum rises a vertical distance of 9.7 cm. Assuming that the bullet remains embedded in the pendulum, calculate the bullet's initial speed. ....I'm getting an answer of 3002.05m/s ...
*October 31, 2011 by Ellie*

**physics**

A bullet of mass m=10 g is fired with initial speed vi = 400 m/s into a block of mass M=2 kg initially at rest at the edge of a frictionless table of height h=1 m as shown in the figure. The bullet remains in the block, and after the impact the block lands a distance d from ...
*January 14, 2013 by tami*

**Physics**

If the rifle is stopped by the hunter’s shoulder in a distance of 3.16 cm, what is the magnitude of the average force exerted on the shoulder by the rifle? Answer in units of N. mass of bullet= 0.0137 kg velocity of bullet= 546 m/s to the right mass of rifle= 3.82 kg recoil ...
*February 14, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A(n) 3.46 g bullet is fired into a(n) 2.4 kg ballistic pendulum and becomes embedded in it. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . If the pendulum rises a vertical distance of 7.13 cm, calculate the initial speed of the bullet.
*October 27, 2010 by Jonathan*

**Physics**

A horizontal rifle is fired at a target 47 m away. The bullet falls vertically a distance of 8 cm on the way to the target. (a) What is the speed of the bullet just after it left the rifle? (b) What is the speed of the bullet just before it hits the target?
*May 16, 2012 by Alex*

**Physics**

A hunter aims directly at a target (on the same level) 125m away. If the bullet leaves the gun at a speed of 227 m/s, by how much will it miss the target? I'm not sure how to approach this problem. I know I need to find the horizontal distance traveled, probably by finding the...
*June 3, 2010 by Jeff*

**Physics**

A(n) 5.52 g bullet is fired into a(n) 3.07 kg ballistic pendulum and becomes embedded in it.The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. If the pendulum rises a vertical distance of 4.48 cm, calculate the initial speed of the bullet. Answer in units of m/s
*January 29, 2012 by amanda and leah*

**Physics**

A 153 g bullet is fired from a rifle having a barrel 0 . 794 m long. Assuming the origin is placed where the bullet begins to move, the force exerted on the bullet by the expanding gas is F = a + bx − cx 2 , where a = 12600 N, b = 8420 N / m, c = 10100 N / m 2 , with x ...
*November 15, 2013 by Justin*

**Physics**

A 153 g bullet is fired from a rifle having a barrel 0.794 m long. Assuming the origin is placed where the bullet begins to move, the force exerted on the bullet by the expanding gas is F = a + bx − cx^2 , where a = 12600 N, b = 8420 N/m, c = 10100 N/m^2, with x in ...
*November 18, 2013 by Justin*

**Physics**

A 0.0200 kg bullet moving horizontally at 500 m/s embeds itself into an initially stationary 0.500 kg block. (a) What is their velocity just after the collision? (b) The bullet-embedded block slides 8.0 m on a horizontal surface with a 0.30 kinetic coefficient of friction. Now...
*July 14, 2013 by Amy*

**physics**

a bullet of mass 0.04kg moving with a speed of 90m/s enter a heavy wooden block is stopped after a distance of 60cm.What is the avg resistive force exertes by the block or the bullet
*November 12, 2013 by ricong*

**physics**

a bullet of mass 0.04kg moving with a speed of 90m/s enter a heavy wooden block is stopped after a distance of 60cm.What is the avg resistive force exertes by the block or the bullet
*November 12, 2013 by ricong*

**Physic: Projectile Motion**

Two rifles are fired at targets, which are 100 m away. The first rifle fires bullets at 1200 ft/s and the second fires a bullet at 3000 ft/s. How long will it take each bullet to get to the target? If both are aimed directly at the bull's-eye, how far will each bullet travel ...
*November 26, 2013 by Ngau*

**HS physics**

A drawing shows a device that can be used to measure the speed of a bullet. The device consists of two rotating disks, separated by a distance of d = 0.790 m, and rotating with an angular speed of 65.0 rad/s. The bullet first passes through the left disk and then through the ...
*October 24, 2010 by Sarah*

**physics**

A bullet fired vertically upwards from a gun held 2m above the ground reaches its maximum height in 4sec, calculate its initial velocity and the total distance the bullet travels by the time it hits the ground
*December 9, 2010 by Saul*

**physics**

A 20 g bullet moving horizontally with a speed v hits a 2-kg block of wood resting on a table. After hitting the block the bullet is embedded in the block of wood and the block and the bullet moves a distance of 40 cm before it stops. If the coefficient of friction between the...
*July 23, 2012 by Edward*

**Physics**

A bullet with a mass m=12.5 g and speed v=85.4 m/s is fired into a wooden block with M=113 g which is initially at rest on a horizontal surface. The bullet is embedded into the block. The block-bullet combination slides across the surface for a distance d before stopping due ...
*October 25, 2012 by Devin*

**physics**

A device is designed to measure the speed of a bullet. The device consists of two rotating disks, separated by a distance of d=0.850m, and rotating with an angular speed of 95.0 rad/s. The bullet first passes through the left disk and the through the right disk. It is found ...
*January 3, 2008 by ajo*

**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*

**Physics**

A sniper fires a bullet at 120 m/s at 30° above the horizontal from the roof top of a 35 m high parking garage. If the bullet strikes the level ground beside the parking garage: a) How long was the bullet in the air? b) How far from the base of the parking garage did the ...
*May 2, 2014 by Corey Brown*

**Physics**

A 0,1kg bullet is fired horizontally towards blcok A and B, which are hanging from cords. The bullet passes through block A of mass 2kg and becomes embedded in block B of mass 6.4kg. The bullet thus causes A and B to start moving with velocities of 6m,s- and 2m.s- respectively...
*February 12, 2013 by Kerry*

**physics**

A 25-g lead bullet is shot with a speed of 240 m/s into a wooden wall. Assuming that 70% of the kinetic energy is absorbed by the bullet as heat (and 30% by the wall), what is the final temperature of the bullet? (Assume the bullet is initially at room temperature of 20°C.
*July 26, 2012 by lanre*

**Physics (URGENT!!!)**

A sniper fires a bullet at 120 m/s at 30° above the horizontal from the roof top of a 35 m high parking garage. If the bullet strikes the level ground beside the parking garage: a) How long was the bullet in the air? b) How far from the base of the parking garage did the ...
*May 2, 2014 by Corey Brown*

**Physic**

a bullet is fired from at a shooting range. The bullet hits the ground after .32 seconds. How far did it travel horizontally and vertically in this time if it was fired at a velocity of 1100 m/s?
*February 11, 2014 by Marie*

**Physics**

A 75.0g bullet is fired at a muzzle velocity of 476 m/s from a gun with a mass of 4.75kg and a barrel length of 60.0cm. a. How long is the bullet in the barrel? b. What is the force of the bullet while it is in the barrel? c. Find the impulse given to the bullet while it is in...
*March 7, 2012 by Jack Binns*

**Physics**

A 0.03-kg bullet is fired vertically at 200m/s into a 0.15-kg baseball that is initially at rest. The bullet lodges in the baseball and, after the collision, the baseball/bullet rise to a height of 37m. (a). What was the speed of the baseball/bullet right after the collision...
*February 14, 2013 by Annie*

**Physics HELP!**

A 20.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 85 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring having spring constant 156 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. The bullet block system compresses the spring by a ...
*October 16, 2012 by Megan*

**AP Physics**

you travel down the highways, starting from rest. You travel for 2 hours at a speed of 105 km/h. then you stop and eat your lunch for 30 minutes. Then you travel for 1.5 hours at 75km/hr. Make a distance vs time graph of this motion.
*September 7, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

a projectile is fired horizontally outward from the top of a table. the initial height of the bullet above the ground is 1.5 meters and the bullet travels a horizontal distance of 3.0 meters before striking the ground.
*February 4, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A .22 rifle bullet, traveling at 373m/s, strikes a block of soft wood, which it penetrates to a depth of 0.125m. The block of wood is clamped in place and doesn't move. The mass of the bullet is 1.90. Assume a constant retarding force.How much time is required for the bullet ...
*February 8, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

for this question A bullet is fired from a rifle that is held 1.8 m above the ground in a horizontal position. The initial speed of the bullet is 1120 m/s. Find why is the equation just (.5)(9.8)(t^2)=1.8 why dont we have to take in account for initial velocity: (.5)(a)(T^2)+(...
*December 7, 2009 by Jordan*

**physics**

A bullet of mass = 0.13 kg is fired with a velocity of = 87.1 m/s into a solid cylinder of mass = 17.1 kg and radius = 0.29 m. The cylinder is initially at rest and is mounted on a fixed vertical axis that runs through its center of mass. The line of motion of the bullet is ...
*April 2, 2008 by shelby*

**Physics**

A 4.00g bullet, traveling horizontally with a velocity of magnitude 410m/s , is fired into a wooden block with mass of 0.780kg , initially at rest on a level surface. The bullet passes through the block and emerges with its speed reduced to 220m/s . The block slides a distance...
*October 15, 2014 by Stas*

**Physis**

A bullet of mass of 30g and travelling at a speed of 200msˉ¹ embeds itself in a wooden block. The bullet penetrates a distance of 12cm into the wood. Using the concepts of work done by a force and kinetic energy, determine the average resistive force acting on the bullet.
*March 8, 2012 by James*

**Calculus Help **

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

**Physics- Elena please help!**

A 20.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 85 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring having spring constant 156 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. The bullet block system compresses the spring by a ...
*October 16, 2012 by Megan*

**physics**

a 100-g bullet is fired horizontally into a 14.9kg block of wood resting on a horizontal surface and the bullet becomes embedded in the block. if the muzzle velocity of the bullet is 250 m/s , what is the speed of the bullet immedatly after the impact (neglect surface friction)
*February 4, 2008 by melissa*

**Physic**

A bullet strikes a ballistic pendulum whose target block has a mass of 4kg. The block is observed to rise a distance of 3cm, and the bullet is weighed and found to have a mass of 20g. What is the speed of the bullet when it strikes the block? (Answer: 154m/s) Please show all ...
*April 22, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

The ballistic pendulum is a device used to measure the speed of a fast-moving projectile such as a bullet. The bullet is fired into a large block of wood suspended from some light wires. The bullet is stopped by the block, and the entire system swings up to a height h. It is ...
*August 30, 2012 by zianna*

**Physics Honors**

A bullet is fired from a rifle, emerging at 340 m/s. It strikes a sandbag some distance away, having lost 10% of its velocity due to air resistance. if it penetrates the sandbag to a depth of 12 meters, how long did it take for the bullet to come to rest in the bag?
*October 23, 2011 by Allison*

**Physics Honors**

A bullet is fired from a rifle, emerging at 340 m/s. It strikes a sandbag some distance away, having lost 10% of its velocity due to air resistance. if it penetrates the sandbag to a depth of 12 meters, how long did it take for the bullet to come to rest in the bag?
*October 23, 2011 by Allison*

**PHYSICS**

In a laboratory experiment, a bullet of mass 47.0 g is shot horizontally into a stationary block of totara of mass 3.50 kg that hangs from a light string. The bullet is then embedded a distance d = 3.50 cm into the block and the combined block-bullet object moves at a speed of...
*March 28, 2011 by Gary*

**Physics**

A 15-g bullet is fired horizontally into a 3.000-kg block of wood suspended by a long cord. The bullet sticks in the block. Compute the speed of the bullet if the impact causes the block to swing 10 cm above its initial level. Initial Velocity of bullet=19.1m/s
*July 19, 2010 by Lony*

**physics**

1) a bullet of mass 0.02 kg is fired into a block of wood of mass 1.5 kg resting on a horizontal table. The block moves offwith an initial speed of 8 m/s. Estimate the speed with the bullet strikes the block. 2) The bullet in question 1 is fired from a rifle of mass 2.5 kg. ...
*March 15, 2014 by waslat *

**PHYSICS !!**

A 45.0g bullet is fired on a 2.0kg wooden block which is resting on a horizontal surface with a coefficient friction of 0.4 . If the speed of the bullet is 165m/s when it hits the block. Determine the maximum horizontal distance of the block will reach
*February 26, 2014 by gie*

**Physics**

A rifle shoots 50.0 gram bullet with a muzzle a velocity of 350 m/s. How fast would a 80.0 kg person have to run in order to have the same amount of kinetic energy as the bullet in flight? If the bullet is shot vertically, what is the the maximum height about the gun barrel ...
*November 19, 2013 by Jessica*

**Physics**

A 3.00-g bullet (c = 0.0305 cal/g . C° = 128 J / kg . C°) moving at 180 m/s enters a bag of sand and stops. By what amount does the temperature of the bullet change if 80% its KE becomes thermal energy that is transferred to the bullet? Thank ´s fir your help!
*November 3, 2013 by Ben*

**AP Physics**

Liam fires a bullet into a block suspended by two cables, embedding the bullet in the block. The mass of the bullet is 5g and the mass of the block is 1g. 1) If the maximum height of the block is ,h, is 35 cm, how fast was the bullet originally moving? (can you explain the ...
*December 5, 2011 by Hester*

**PHYSICS **

A 5.30-g lead bullet traveling at 390 m/s is stopped by a large tree. If half the kinetic energy of the bullet is transformed into internal energy and remains with the bullet while the other half is transmitted to the tree, what is the increase in temperature of the bullet?
*November 26, 2012 by please help *

**physics**

A rifle is used to shoot twice at a target, using identical cartridges. The first time, the rifle is aimed parallel to the ground and directly at the center of the bull's eye. The bullet strikes the target at a distance of HA below the center, however. The second time, the ...
*September 5, 2010 by demi *

**Physics**

A 3.00 gram lead bullet travels at a speed of 240 m/s and hits a wooden post. If half the heat energy generated remain with the bullet, what is the increase in temperature of the embedded bullet? (clead = 128 J/kg C)
*February 5, 2014 by Nina*

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