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physics
The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 164 rev/min. When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings and the air brings the wheel to rest in 1.6 h. I figured out the constant angular acceleration=1.71 rev/min2 but im not sure how to find:What ...
September 27, 2010 by help

physics
The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 164 rev/min. When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings and the air brings the wheel to rest in 1.6 h. I found the constant angular acceleration as 1.71rev/min^2. They also ask you to find What is ...
September 28, 2010 by help

college physics
The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 165 rev/min. When steam is shut off , the friction of the bearings and of the air brings the wheel to rest in 2.30 hrs (a) What is the constant angular acceleration of the wheel, in rev/min2 ? (b) How many ...
June 8, 2010 by Bami

physics
The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 164 rev/min. When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings and the air brings the wheel to rest in 1.6 h. I figured out the constant angular acceleration=1.71 rev/min2 but im not sure how to find:What ...
September 28, 2010 by question

Physics
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April 2, 2014 by Ted

Physics
The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 321 rev/min (in the counterclockwise direction). When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings stops the wheel in 1.9 h. (a) What is the constant angular acceleration, in revolutions per minute-squared...
July 27, 2010 by Anna

physics
The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular velocity of 220 rev/min. When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings and of the air stops the wheel in 2.7 h. (a) What is the constant angular acceleration, in revolutions per minute-squared, of the wheel ...
March 5, 2008 by greg

PHYSICS!!!
The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular velocity of 220 rev/min. When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings and of the air stops the wheel in 2.7 h. (a) What is the constant angular acceleration, in revolutions per minute-squared, of the wheel ...
March 5, 2008 by greg

physics
The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 250 rev/min. When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings stops the wheel in 2.1 h. At the instant the flywheel is turning at 75 rev/min, what is the tangential component of the linear acceleration of...
March 12, 2007 by winterWX

physics - drwls?
The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 250 rev/min. When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings stops the wheel in 2.1 h. At the instant the flywheel is turning at 75 rev/min, what is the tangential component of the linear acceleration of...
March 13, 2007 by winterWX

Physics
A flywheel with a diameter of 2.45 m is rotating at an angular speed of 74.1 rev/min. (a) What is the angular speed of the flywheel in radians per second? (b) What is the linear speed of a point on the rim of the flywheel? (c) What constant angular acceleration (in revolutions...
November 9, 2011 by kyle

angular momentum
Just after a motorcycle rides off the end of a ramp and launches into the air, its engine is turning counterclockwise at 7530 rev/min. The motorcycle rider forgets to throttle back, so the engine's angular speed increases to 12600 rev/min. As a result, the rest of the ...
March 5, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
The flywheel of a steam engine begins to rotate from rest with a constant angular acceleration of 1.41 rad/s2. It accelerates for 25.5 s, then maintains a constant angular velocity. Calculate the total angle through which the wheel has turned 65.5 s after it begins rotating.
February 10, 2012 by qwertzuiop

Physics
The flywheel of a steam engine begins to rotate from rest with a constant angular acceleration of 1.39 rad/s^2. It accelerates for 30.3 s, then maintains a constant angular velocity. Calculate the total angle through which the wheel has turned 69.1 s after it begins rotating.
September 30, 2012 by Arthur

physics
The flywheel of a steam engine begins to rotate from rest with a constant angular acceleration of 1.45 rad/s2. It accelerates for 29.5 s, then maintains a constant angular velocity. Calculate the total angle through which the wheel has turned 63.7 s after it begins rotating.
September 22, 2013 by Sue

Socials: invention
what inventions came before the steam engine? (prototype) I have researched about the steam engine by James Watt and I know that before the steam engine there was a steam pump that was invented by Thomas Newcomen, but I need more info than this. Please help, thanks...
February 15, 2013 by Tess

Physics
The flywheel of an old steam engine is a solid homogeneous metal disk of mass M = 120 kg and radius R = 80 cm. The engine rotates the wheel at 500 rpm. In an emergency, to bring the engine to a stop, the flywheel is disengaged from the engine and a brake pad is applied at the ...
October 18, 2011 by Temi

Physics
The flywheel of an old steam engine is a solid homogeneous metal disk of mass M = 114 kgand radius R = 80 cm.The engine rotates the wheel at 540 rpm. In an emergency, to bring the engine to a stop, the flywheel is disengaged from the engine and a brake pad is applied at the ...
October 24, 2010 by Donny

candle
The flywheel of a prototype car engine is under test. The angular position θ of the flywheel is given by θ = (3.0rad/s3)t3 and the diameter of the flywheel is 36cm. (a)Find the distance that a particle on the rim moves during that time interval. (b) Find the angle &#...
November 4, 2011 by ahmed

Hard Physics Problem
The flywheel of an old steam engine is a solid homogeneous metal disk of mass M = 131 kgand radius R = 80 cm.The engine rotates the wheel at 580 rpm. In an emergency, to bring the engine to a stop, the flywheel is disengaged from the engine and a brake pad is applied at the ...
October 25, 2010 by Donny

Physics
The angular speed of an automobile engine is increased at a constant rate from 1200rev/min to 3000rev/min in 12s. How many revolutions does the engine make in this 12s interval? I worked it out to be 25200 rev. Is that right?
December 16, 2010 by MT

Physics
In a city with an air-pollution problem, a bus has no combustion engine. It runs on energy drawn from a large, rapidly rotating flywheel under the floor of the bus. The flywheel is spun up to its maximum rotation rate of 5150 rev/min by an electric motor at the bus terminal. ...
March 13, 2011 by Brent

Physic
A flywheel rotates with an angular speed of 26 rev/s. As it is brought to rest with a constant acceleration, it turns 55 rev. What is the magnitude of the angular acceleration? How much time does it take to stop?
May 8, 2011 by Maria

physic
hi,need help please.thank. A car is designed to get its energy from a rotating flywheel (solid disk) with a radius of 2.00 m and a mass of 525 kg. Before a trip, the flywheel is attached to an electric motor, which brings the flywheel's rotational speed up to 4000 rev/min. (a...
November 23, 2009 by Chan

physics
A spinning disk of mass 5.0 kg and radius 0.25m is rotating about an axis through its center at 400 rev/min. a.) What is the angular velocity of the disk in rad/s? b.) What is the moment of inertia of the disk? c.) If it accelerates at a constant rate to 800 rev/min in 8 sec, ...
July 29, 2012 by Lauren

Physics
A spinning disk of mass 5.0 kg and radius 0.25m is rotating about an axis through its center at 400 rev/min. a.) What is the angular velocity of the disk in rad/s? b.) What is the moment of inertia of the disk? c.) If it accelerates at a constant rate to 800 rev/min in 8 sec, ...
July 29, 2012 by Lauren

Dynamics
A flywheel has an angular speed of 1200 rev/min when its motor is turned off. The wheel attains constant decelerations of 1.5 rad/s2 due to friction in its bearing. Determine the time required for the wheel to come to rest and the number of revolutions the wheel makes before ...
July 30, 2012 by Rajan

Physics
A passenger bus in Zurich, Switzerland derived its motive power from the energy stored in a large flywheel. The wheel was brought up to speed periodically, when the bus stopped at a station, by an electric motor, which could then be attached to the electric power lines. The ...
November 4, 2008 by Suzy

physics
A steam engine’s boiler completely converts 151 kg of water to steam. This process in- volves the transfer of 4.8786 J J as heat. If steam escaping through a safety valve does 1.66 × 108 J of work expanding against the outside atmosphere, what is the net change in the internal...
February 19, 2013 by scott

social studies
What were the 5 scientific discoveries of the Industrial Revolution? I already hae the steam engine and a boat powered by the steam engine.
September 28, 2009 by Anya

physics
when 100 J of work is done on a stationary flywheel ( that is otherwise free to rotate in place), its angular speed increases from 60 rev/min. What is its moment of inertia?
April 11, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics HELP!
A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3500 rev/ min. When switched off, it rotates through 41.0 revolutions before coming to rest. (a) Find the angular speed in rad/s. (b) Find the displacement in radians. (c) Find the constant angular ...
October 26, 2012 by Mel

Physics
A steam engine's boiler completely converts 155 kg of water to steam. This process involves the transfer of 3.5 x 10^8 J by heat. If steam escaping a safety valve does 1.76 x 10^8 J of work against the outside atmosphere, what is the net internal energy of the water-steam ...
March 26, 2008 by Lindsay

physics
A car is designed to get its energy from a rotating flywheel with a radius of 1.50 m and a mass of 600 kg. Before a trip, the flywheel is attached to an electric motor, which brings the flywheel's rotational speed up to 4000 rev/min. (a) Find the kinetic energy stored in the ...
March 17, 2010 by mike

Physics- Elena please help!!!!
A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3500 rev/ min. When switched off, it rotates through 41.0 revolutions before coming to rest. (a) Find the angular speed in rad/s. (b) Find the displacement in radians. (c) Find the constant angular ...
October 29, 2012 by Tom

physics
A car is designed to get its energy from a rotating flywheel (solid disk) with a radius of 1.00 m and a mass of 600 kg. Before a trip, the flywheel is attached to an electric motor, which brings the flywheel's rotational speed up to 4,000 rev/min. (a) Find the kinetic energy ...
November 30, 2012 by monic

physics
A car is designed to get its energy from a rotating flywheel (solid disk) with a radius of 1.00 m and a mass of 600 kg. Before a trip, the flywheel is attached to an electric motor, which brings the flywheel's rotational speed up to 4,000 rev/min. (a) Find the kinetic energy ...
December 2, 2012 by heather

physics
What is the angular speed in rev/min of the Earth as it orbits around the sun? I'm confused with this problem. I know we have to convert from rad/s to rev/rad to s/min in order to get the units as rev/min. But I don't know what to use for rad/s
April 17, 2012 by Priscilla

physics
hi,need help please.thank. A car is designed to get its energy from a rotating flywheel (solid disk) with a radius of 2.00 m and a mass of 525 kg. Before a trip, the flywheel is attached to an electric motor, which brings the flywheel's rotational speed up to 4000 rev/min. (a...
November 22, 2009 by Chan

Social Studies quick question
James Watt invented the steam engine in what year, and where? Are these right In the 1760s he invented the steam engine in Britain
November 30, 2009 by Maria

physic
hi,need help please.thank. A car is designed to get its energy from a rotating flywheel (solid disk) with a radius of 2.00 m and a mass of 525 kg. Before a trip, the flywheel is attached to an electric motor, which brings the flywheel's rotational speed up to 4000 rev/min. (a...
November 22, 2009 by Chan

Physics*
A car is designed to get its energy from a rotating flywheel (solid disk) with a radius of 1.00 m and a mass of 575 kg. Before a trip, the flywheel is attached to an electric motor, which brings the flywheel's rotational speed up to 5,000 rev/min. (a) Find the kinetic energy ...
October 20, 2011 by Allie

physics
1. A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3650 rev/min. When switched off, it rotates through 50.0 revolutions before coming to rest. Find the constant angular acceleration of the centrifuge. 2. A ball of mass 0.120 kg is dropped from rest from a ...
July 6, 2008 by Elisa

Physics Rotaional Kinetic Energy
A car is designed to get its energy from a rotating flywheel with a radius of 1.50 m and a mass of 600 kg. Before a trip, the flywheel is attached to an electric motor, which brings the flywheel's rotational speed up to 4000 rev/min. (a) Find the kinetic energy stored in the ...
March 17, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3800 rev/min. When switched off, it rotates through 46.0 revolutions before coming to rest. Find the constant angular acceleration of the centrifuge. in 1 rad/s2
October 22, 2010 by john

physics
A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3500 rev/min. When switched off, it rotates through 54.0 revolutions before coming to rest. Find the constant angular acceleration of the centrifuge in rad/s^2.
November 28, 2010 by angie

Socials
With someone, I have to brainstorm the ways that the steam engine would change society. This is what I have so far: The steam engine would burn off water instead of anything toxic, it could be used usefully in factories by the factory workers-would help factory workers ...
November 23, 2009 by Sara

physics
A flywheel in the form of a heavy circular disk of diameter 0.83 m and mass 111 kg is mounted on a frictionless bearing. A motor connected to the flywheel accelerates it from rest to 1430 rev/min. a)What is the moment of inertia of the fly- wheel? Answer in units of kg · m2 b...
October 21, 2011 by phys101

AP Physics
A flywheel turns through 46 rev as it slows from an angular speed of 3.1 rad/s to a stop. Assuming a constant angular acceleration, find the time for it to come to rest? What is its angular acceleration (in rad/s^2) ? How much time is required for it to complete the first 23 ...
January 27, 2008 by ed

kinetics
An exercise bicycle's flywheel is 30cm in diameter and 2.5 cm thick and is constructed from steel (density=7850 kg m3) its moment of inertia is 0.156 kg m2 about its axis of rotation a) calculate the mass of the flywheel b) calculate the flywheel's radius of gyration c) whilst...
March 8, 2012 by dmkp

kinetics
An exercise bicycle's flywheel is 30cm in diameter and 2.5 cm thick and is constructed from steel (density=7850 kg m3) its moment of inertia is 0.156 kg m2 about its axis of rotation a) calculate the mass of the flywheel b) calculate the flywheel's radius of gyration c) whilst...
March 16, 2012 by dmkp

kinetics
An exercise bicycle's flywheel is 30cm in diameter and 2.5 cm thick and is constructed from steel (density=7850 kg m3) its moment of inertia is 0.156 kg m2 about its axis of rotation a) calculate the mass of the flywheel b) calculate the flywheel's radius of gyration c) whilst...
March 28, 2012 by dmkp

kinetics
An exercise bicycle's flywheel is 30cm in diameter and 2.5 cm thick and is constructed from steel (density=7850 kg m3) its moment of inertia is 0.156 kg m2 about its axis of rotation a) calculate the mass of the flywheel b) calculate the flywheel's radius of gyration c) whilst...
March 30, 2012 by dmkp

kinematics
An exercise bicycle's flywheel is 30cm in diameter and 2.5 cm thick and is constructed from steel (density=7850 kg m3) its moment of inertia is 0.156 kg m2 about its axis of rotation a) calculate the mass of the flywheel b) calculate the flywheel's radius of gyration c) whilst...
May 30, 2012 by dmkp

engineering mechanics
An exercise bicycle's flywheel is 30cm in diameter and 2.5 cm thick and is constructed from steel (density=7850 kg m3) its moment of inertia is 0.156 kg m2 about its axis of rotation a) calculate the mass of the flywheel b) calculate the flywheel's radius of gyration c) whilst...
April 4, 2012 by dmkp

engineering mechanics
An exercise bicycle's flywheel is 30cm in diameter and 2.5 cm thick and is constructed from steel (density=7850 kg m3) its moment of inertia is 0.156 kg m2 about its axis of rotation a) calculate the mass of the flywheel b) calculate the flywheel's radius of gyration c) whilst...
April 5, 2012 by dmkp

Physics
A ceiling fan has two different angular speed settings: 1 = 475 rev/min and 2 = 170 rev/min. What is the ratio a1/a2 of the centripetal accelerations of a given point on a fan blade? Centripetal acceleration at a distance R and angular speed w is a = R w^2. The ratio of the ...
March 15, 2007 by CJ

physics
A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3300 rev/ min. When switched off, it rotates through 59.0 revolutions before coming to rest. (a) Find the angular speed in rad/s.
November 4, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
You set out to design a car that uses the energy stored in a flywheel consisting of a uniform 97-kg cylinder of radius R that has a maximum angular speed of 330 rev/s. The flywheel must deliver an average of 1.70 MJ of energy for each kilometer of distance. Find the smallest ...
November 7, 2012 by Jack

physics - drwls?
A disk rotates about its central axis starting from rest and accelerates with constant angular acceleration. At one time it is rotating at 7 rev/s. 55 revolutions later, its angular speed is 21 rev/s. (a) Calculate the angular acceleration. (b) Calculate the time required to ...
March 12, 2007 by winterWX

physics
A disk rotates about its central axis starting from rest and accelerates with constant angular acceleration. At one time it is rotating at 7 rev/s. 55 revolutions later, its angular speed is 21 rev/s. (a) Calculate the angular acceleration. (b) Calculate the time required to ...
March 11, 2007 by winterWX

Physics
Pilots can be tested for the stresses of flying high-speed jets in a whirling "human centrifuge," which takes 1.8 min to turn through 21 complete revolutions before reaching its final speed. 1. What is the angular acceleration?(rev/min^2) 2. What is the final angular speed in ...
March 5, 2012 by Ben

physics
3- An electric motor can accelerate a Ferris wheel of moment of inertia (I =20 000 kg.m2) from rest to (10.0 rev/min) in (12.0 s). When the motor is turned off, friction causes the wheel to slow down from (10.0 to 8.00 rev/min) in (10.0 s). Determine (a) the torque generated ...
March 16, 2013 by a

physics-heat
One cant solve this without knowing the time involved, or the mass of steam. steamers are vessels you can use to cook food in.food in steamer gains heat as the steam condenses on it.a boiler supplies steam at 105 degree to a steamer at the tare of 445 g min-1 what is the ...
April 3, 2007 by bobpursley

Physics
Two disks are mounted (like a merry-go-round) on low-friction bearings on the same axle and can be brought together so that they couple and rotate as one unit. The first disk, with rotational inertia 2.58 kg·m2 about its central axis, is set spinning counterclockwise (which ...
November 18, 2011 by Emily

physics
Two disks are mounted (like a merry-go-round) on low-friction bearings on the same axle and can be brought together so that they couple and rotate as one unit. The first disk, with rotational inertia 1.46 kg·m2 about its central axis, is set spinning counterclockwise (which ...
December 8, 2013 by kristy

physics
a wheel with an angular velocity of 300. rev/min increases to 500. rev/min in 10.0 sec. what is the angular acceleration the wheel is traveling?
January 20, 2014 by sosa

world history
who evented the fist steam engine http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steam_engine http://campus.udayton.edu/~hume/Steam/steam.htm The quantity 5.85 x 10^4m is equivalent to..... a.5850 000m b.5840m c.58500m d.0.000585m
October 19, 2006 by kiera791

Dynamics
a flywheel has an angular speed of 1200rev/min when its motor is turned off.the wheel attains constant decelerations of 1.5rad/s2 due to friction in its bearing.determine the time required for the wheel to come to rest and the numer of revolutions the wheel makes before it ...
August 1, 2012 by sanjeev kumar

Thermodynamics
a rigid vessel of volume 1m(^3) contains steam at 20bar and 400 degrees Celcius. The vessel is cooled until the steam is just dry saturated. Calculate the mass of steam in the vessel, the final pressure of the steam and the heat rejected during the process. The answers should ...
March 12, 2010 by Claire

Physics
The diameters of the main rotor and tail rotor of a single-engine helicopter are 7.59 m and 0.98 m, respectively. The respective rotational speeds are 456 rev/min and 4143 rev/min. Calculate the speeds of the tips of both rotors. main rotor: tail rotor: Compare these speeds ...
November 18, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics
A child pushes a merry go-round from rest to a final angular speed of 0.78 rev/s with constant angular acceleration. In doing so, the child pushes the merry-go-round 1.6 revolutions. What is the angular acceleration of the merry go-round? v=d/t .78rev/s = 1.6 rev / t t= 1.6 ...
February 21, 2012 by Joe

Physics 203
A 1.3-kg 10-cm-diameter solid sphere is rotating about its diameter at 77 rev/min. (a) What is its kinetic energy? (b) If an additional 5.0 mJ of energy are supplied to the rotational energy, what is the new angular speed of the ball? rev/min
April 6, 2011 by Kayla

physics
A propeller slows from 490 rev/min to 177 rev/min in 3.50 s. What is its angular acceleration?
November 26, 2010 by javane

physics
A phonograph record has an initial angular speed of 37 rev/min. The record slows to 10rev/min in 1.3 s. What is the record’s average angular acceleration during this time interval
February 27, 2011 by Kara

Physics please check
A pitcher throws a curveball that reaches the catcher in 0.55 s. The ball curves because it is spinning at an average angular velocity of 335 rev/min (assumed constant) on its way to the catcher's mitt. What is the angular displacement of the baseball (in radians) as it ...
March 13, 2007 by Mary

thermodynamics
Saturated water vapor at 100 kPa jets into a pitcher containing 0.17 Kg of water initially at 278 K. If steam ow rate is 4 gm/min, estimate how long it takes to heat the water to 322 K. Assume the process is at constant pressure (at 100 kPa) and kinetic energy of the incoming ...
March 30, 2010 by john

thermo
Saturated water vapor at 100 kPa jets into a pitcher containing 0.17 Kg of water initially at 278 K. If steam ow rate is 4 gm/min, estimate how long it takes to heat the water to 322 K. Assume the process is at constant pressure (at 100 kPa) and kinetic energy of the incoming ...
March 31, 2010 by john

Physics: merry-go-round question
A playground merry-go-round of radius 1.92 m has a moment of inertia 411 kg m2 and is rotating at 10.4 rev/min. A child with mass 38.3 kg jumps on the edge of the merry-go-round. Assuming that the boy's initial speed is negligible, what is the new angular speed of the merry-go...
April 26, 2010 by Tessa

Physics
1. The total enthalpy of 15.000kg of steam at 2250.000kPa is 34191.510kJ. Determine the dryness of the steam. ANS = % Not sure where to start. I need a little help please. I do have a chart with the properties of saturated steam. Thank you.
July 13, 2013 by Danny

Thermodynamics
1. The total enthalpy of 15.000kg of steam at 2250.000kPa is 34191.510kJ. Determine the dryness of the steam. ANS = % Not sure where to start. I need a little help please. I do have a chart with the properties of saturated steam. Thank you.
July 13, 2013 by Danny

Thermodynamics
A combined seperating and throttling calorimeter was used to determined the dryness fraction of steam flowing through a steam main at a pressure of 900kPa. The pressure and temperature after throttling were 100kPa and 110C respectively. The mass of water collected in the ...
December 7, 2010 by Kay

physics
Flywheels are large massive wheels (disks) used to store energy. They can be spun up slowly, and then the wheel’s energy can be released quickly to accomplish a task that demands high power. A large flywheel has a 2.4 m diameter and a mass of 300 kg. Its maximum angular ...
December 11, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics Mehanics
In the figure below, wheel A of radius rA = 11 cm is coupled by belt B to wheel C of radius rC = 23 cm. The angular speed of wheel A is increased from rest at a constant rate of 1.6 rad/s2. Find the time needed for wheel C to reach an angular speed of 110 rev/min, assuming the...
February 24, 2011 by D

Physics
A 9.60 g coin is placed 10.7 cm from the center of a turntable. The coin has a coefficient of static friction of 0.80 and a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.60 with the turntable. The turntable's angular velocity slowly speeds up until the coin starts to slide off. ...
October 17, 2011 by Dan

Physics
A 6.80 g coin is placed 10.0 cm from the center of a turntable. The coin has a coefficient of static friction of 0.80 and a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.60 with the turntable. The turntable's angular velocity slowly speeds up until the coin starts to slide off. ...
October 17, 2011 by Helpp

physics help
A flywheel turns through 32 rev as it slows from an angular speed of 2.1 rad/s to a stop. How much time is required for it to complete the first 16 of the 32 revolutions?
April 8, 2010 by stanely

Thermodynamics of steam
A boiler furnace releases 10000.000kJ of heat for each kg of fuel burned and produces dry saturated steam at 10000.000kPa from feed water at 190.000 degrees Celsius. How many kg of steam will be produced for each kg of fuel burned if the boiler had an efficiency of 69%. ANS = ...
July 22, 2013 by Danny

physics
A heavy flywheel rotating on its central axis is slowing down because of friction on its bearings. At the end of the first minute of slowing, its rotational speed is 0.90 of its intial rotational speed of 250 rev/min. Assuming a constant rotational acceleration, find its ...
December 4, 2006 by laura

physics
Two disks are mounted (like a merry-go-round) on low-friction bearings on the same axle and can be brought together so that they couple and rotate as one unit. The first disk, with rotational inertia 3.30 kg·m2 about its central axis, is set spinning counterclockwise at 450 ...
April 18, 2010 by william

thermodynamic
A rigid vessel of 1m^3 contains steam at 20 bar and 400 degree C. the vessel is cooled until the steam is just dry saturated. Calculate the mass of steam in the vessel.
July 17, 2011 by Amber

Thermodynamic
One Kg steam with a quality of 0.2 is heated in a piston / cylinder vessel at a constant pressure of 200 KPa unit the temperature reaches 400 degree C. calculate the work done by the steam.
January 10, 2011 by chris

Physics
Ans in revs. The tub of a washer goes into its spin- dry cycle, starting from rest and reaching an angular speed of 5 rev/s in 10.5 s . At this point the person doing the laundry opens the lid, and a safety switch turns off the washer. The tub slows to rest in 5.6 s . Through ...
May 4, 2009 by Amanda

Physics
I need help solving the problem below. Please respond. At the local swimming hole, a favorite trick is to run horizontally off a cliff that is 8.9 m above the water. One diver runs off the edge of the cliff, tucks into a "ball," and rotates on the way down with an average ...
March 14, 2007 by Jim

science- physics
A rotating wheel requires 4.17 s to rotate through 37 rev. Its angular speed at the end of the 4.17 s interval is 104 rad/s. What is its constant angular acceleration? Assume the angular acceleration has the same sign as the angular velocity.
October 19, 2012 by joe

Physics
A flywheel accelerates from rest to an angular velocity of 10.44rad/s at an angular acceleration of 51.57rad/s^2. The diameter of the flywheel is 1.16m. At this instant, calculate the resultant linear acceleration, in m/s^2, of a point on the circumference of the flywheel.
April 18, 2012 by Anonymous

Angular acceleration
A flywheel of 480 mm diameter is accelerated with an angular velocity of 0.4 rad/s^-2 from rest by an electric motor until it is rotating at 400 revs/minute. Calculate: a) the time of acceleration b) the linear speed of the rim of the flywheel My answer for (a) is 104.7 secs, ...
January 21, 2007 by Jim (BIGEYE)

Physics
You set out to design a car that uses the energy stored in a flywheel consisting of a uniform 103-kg cylinder of radius R that has a maximum angular speed of 450 rev/s. The flywheel must deliver an average of 1.70 MJ of energy for each kilometer of distance. Find the smallest ...
August 2, 2011 by Alex

Physics
Flywheels are large, massive wheels used to store energy. They can be spun up slowly, then the wheel's energy can be released quickly to accomplish a task that demands high power. An industrial flywheel has a 1.5 m diameter and a mass of 250 kg. Its maximum angular velocity is...
July 23, 2011 by falcon306

Thermodynamics
1. The total enthalpy of 15.000kg of steam at 2250.000kPa is 34191.510kJ. Determine the dryness of the steam. ANS = % 2. Determine the quantity of heat required, to raise 11.100kg of water at 80.000 degrees Celsius, to saturated steam at 2250.000kPa and 71.400% dry. ANS = kJ ...
July 11, 2013 by Danny

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