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June 24, 2016
Number of results: 38,433

**math / science**

find the vector with all of the following properties: magnitude 10 angle of 45 degrees with positive x-axis angle of 75 with positive y-axis positive k component
*December 11, 2011 by Clarissa *

**Physics**

A 6 µC charge is placed at the origin and a second charge is placed on the x-axis at x = 0.34 m. If the resulting force on the second charge is 4.0 N in the positive x-direction, what is the value of its charge?
*July 14, 2011 by Cynthia*

**physics **

A 1.o kg cart A and 2.0 kg cart B are at rest on a frictionless table. A cord and a spring of negligible mass join the two carts. The spring is compressed 0.060m between the two carts until the spring's potential energy is 12 Joules. When the cord is cut, the spring will force...
*January 9, 2011 by unknown *

**Physics**

In the manufacture of a cam, a uniform solid cylinder of radius R is first machined. Then an off-center hole of radius R/2 is drilled, parallel to the axis of the cylinder, and centered at a point a distance R/2 from the center of the cylinder. Then cam, of mass M, is then ...
*May 16, 2007 by Lancelot*

**Physics**

The ultracentrifuge is an important tool for separating and analyzing proteins in biological research. Because of the enormous centripetal accelerations that can be achieved, the apparatus must be carefully balanced so that each sample is matched by another on the opposite ...
*March 24, 2013 by Leanna*

**Algebra**

43. For every real number x, y, and z, the statement (x-y)z = xz - yz is ________ true a. always b. sometimes c. never No idea.. 45. True or False: All equations give only one number as an output for every input number. False? 46. In which quadrant or on which axis would you ...
*May 13, 2010 by mysterychicken*

**Physics(Please help)**

1) A force vector has a magnitude of 579 newtons and points at an angle 43o of below the positive x axis. Find the x scalar component and the y scalar component of the vector? For the x component I did 579cos(43) = 423.45 N. Is this correct? For the y component I did 579sin(43...
*May 25, 2012 by Hannah*

**Physics**

A car of mass 1396 kg is parked on a very slippery hillside (see figure below). To keep it from sliding down the hill (č = 15°), the owner attaches a cable. If there is no frictional force between the road and the tires, what is the tension in the cable?
*October 19, 2012 by Lily*

**Physics**

A uniform magnetic field points north; its magnitude is 3.5 T. A proton with kinetic energy 6.0 × 10-13 J is moving vertically downward in this field. What is the magnetic force acting on it? This is what I've done. The answer is incorrect. Please help me find out why. 3.5T to...
*September 22, 2010 by Sar*

**physics!!**

The two masses (m1 = 4.96 kg and m2 = 2.90 kg) in the Atwood's machine shown in the figure below are released from rest, with m1 at a height of 0.800 m above the floor. When m1 hits the ground its speed is 0.203 m/s. Assuming that the pulley is a uniform disk with a radius of ...
*October 21, 2012 by Emily *

**physics**

A uranium nucleus 238U may stay in one piece for billions of years, but sooner or later it decays into an a particle of mass 6.64×10−27 kg and 234Th nucleus of mass 3.88 × 10−25 kg, and the decay process itself is extremely fast(it takes about 10−20 s). ...
*January 16, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A uranium nucleus 238U may stay in one piece for billions of years, but sooner or later it de- cays into an particle of mass 6.64×10−27 kg and 234Th nucleus of mass 3.88 × 10−25 kg, and the decay process itself is extremely fast (it takes about 10−20 s). ...
*April 29, 2012 by kate*

**physics**

First off, thanks a lot for your help. Secondly, will you do it again? A bicyclist traveling with speed v = 3.2m/s on a flat toad is making a turn with radius r = 2.8 m. The forces acting on the cyclist and cycle are the normal force (N) and friction force (Ffr) exerted by the...
*April 13, 2008 by dear drwls*

**physics**

Hi i'm doing that lab were you attach a weight to a tape which is also through a timer that puts marks on the tape at a given time interval ok I'm asked why is gravity different than on Earth? I don't rember the physics answer behind it I remeber Fg = G((m1 m1)/r^2) to find ...
*August 13, 2009 by physics*

**physics**

a wheel revolves about a fixed horizontal axis through O (the center). During a certain interval of time, the angular velocity (which initially is 20 rad per second clockwise) changes uniformly at such a rate that the angular displacement is 60 rad counterclockwise, and the ...
*January 31, 2011 by stan*

**physic **

A roller-coaster car has a mass of 500 kg when fully loaded with passengers. The car passes over a hill of radius 15 m, as shown. At the top of the hill, the car has a speed of 8 m/s. What is the force of the track on the car at the top of the hill?
*April 18, 2010 by yusra*

**Critical Thinking**

I am not sure how to tell in the opposing views resource center database whether or not a source is marked as an editorial or column. Please help!
*December 18, 2009 by Fawn*

**Physics**

A trash can with a mass of 5 kg has a coefficient of static friction of μs = 0.80 and a coefficient of kinetic friction of μk = 0.22. (The Active Figure applies to a similar situation, but the values of the mass, coefficient of static friction and coefficient of ...
*February 8, 2014 by Ray*

**Math Analysis**

Tell if the function is symmetric with respect to the x-axis, y-axis, and origin. 3. 8x^2 - 2y^2 = 12 ==> I got that it was symmetric to both the x- and y-axes. Is this right? 4. 5x^2 - 3y^2 = 18 ==> I can't get anywhere with this equation -- I'm getting the answer that ...
*October 19, 2009 by Emily*

**physics**

A toy car is given a quick push so that it moves on an inclined ramp. After it is released, it moves up, reaches its highest point and moves back down again. Friction is so small it can be ignored. What net force acts on the car? A. net force of zero B. Net constant force up ...
*July 2, 2011 by alexa*

**Physics**

For a question in physics... I was told to draw a graph of vertical displacement, y, versus time, t, in 2sec increments from 0 to 1.8. What was given to me was: v_yo_= +10m/s v_xo_= +5m/s a_y_ = -10m/s^2 So I used the formula: y=vo+1/2at^2 I drew the graph, and got a parabala...
*October 1, 2007 by Jenny*

**physics for scientists and engeneers I**

Suppose the roller coaster in the figure (h1 = 40 m, h2 = 14 m, h3 = 30) passes point A with a speed of 2.60 m/s. If the average force of friction is equal to one fifth of its weight, with what speed will it reach point B? The distance traveled is 35.0 m.
*February 16, 2011 by Johnathon*

**Physics**

A spring oriented vertically is attached to a hard horizontal surface as in the figure below. The spring has a force constant of 1.64 kN/m. How much is the spring compressed when a object of mass m = 2.35 kg is placed on top of the spring and the system is at rest?
*April 26, 2013 by Abdul*

**Physics**

A stationary particle of charge q = 1.4 10-8 C is placed in a laser beam (an electromagnetic wave) whose intensity is 3.5 103 W/m2. Determine the magnitudes of the (a) electric and (b) magnetic forces exerted on the charge. If the charge is moving at a speed of 3.7 104 m/s ...
*March 26, 2013 by Elizabeth*

**Mechanics**

What force accelerates a 3kg mass at a rate of 4m/s^2? Assuming this is on smooth surface with no frictional force Force = mass x acceleration F = 3 x 4 F = 12N If there is a frictional force will have to look at the acceleration in the opposing direction first. thanks again
*February 4, 2007 by Janine*

**Physics - please check over**

A charged particle moves at a constant velocity in a straight line through a region in space... a) is the electric field zero in the region? Explain b) is the magnetic field zero i the region? Explain I think a is yes because a charged particle will always create an electric ...
*April 28, 2009 by Lana*

**Physic**

Ok so this question was posted before but I'm confused by the answer. The problem is: The two masses (m1 = 5.0 kg and m2 = 3.0 kg) in the Atwood's machine shown in Figure 10-23 are released from rest, with m1 at a height of 0.87 m above the floor. When m1 hits the ground its ...
*March 8, 2010 by Kelsey*

**Physics**

Sally applies a horizontal force of 500 N with a rope to dtag a wooden crate across a floor with a constant speed. The rope tied to the crate is pulled at an angle of 67.5 degrees. a) How much force is exerted by the rope on the crate? b) What work is done by Sally if the ...
*November 14, 2007 by Elizabeth*

**Physics**

An apparatus of the figure below is designed to study insects at an acceleration of magnitude 940 m/s2 (= 96g). The apparatus consists of a 2.0-m rod with insect containers at either end. The rod rotates about an axis perpendicular to the rod and at its center. (a) How fast ...
*March 2, 2010 by Max*

**Algebra 1**

2. The line y = 4x - 7 crosses the y axis at: a.(4, 0) b.(0, 4) c.(-7, 0) d.(0, -7) Set y=0 and solve for x You can automaticallly elimintae b. and d. because y has to be 0 when the line crosses the y-axis. Something seems to be wrong with your other choices too, recheck them...
*October 23, 2006 by Rachel*

**Physics**

A thin rod of length L and mass M rotates about a vertical axis through its center with angular velocity w. The rod makes an angle B with the rotation axis. Determine the angular momentum of the rod.
*April 18, 2008 by Nik*

**calculus**

A rectangle is inscribed in an isosceles triangle. If the sides of the triangle are 10, 10 and 12, what are the dimensions of the rectangle having the greatest area? The diagram shows the triangle on a set of axes with base 12 on the x axis and the top vertices on the y axis.
*December 11, 2011 by Tina*

**Math -urgent :)**

Hello A straight line passes through the point (1,27) and intersects the positive x-axis at the point A and the positive y-axis at the point B.Find the shortest possible distance between A and B.. Pleaase could you help me? Thank you in advance
*December 9, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A charge q1 = 5 ěC is at the origin. A second charge q2 = -3 ěC is on the x-axis, 0.8 m from the origin. The electric field at a point on the y-axis, 0.5 m from the origin is: I don't understand the question please help . Thanks for reading
*January 18, 2013 by ugh*

**physics**

A ball of mass 540 g hangs from a spring whose stiffness is 155 newtons per meter. A string is attached to the ball and you are pulling the string to the right, so that the ball hangs motionless, as shown in the figure. In this situation the spring is stretched, and its length...
*February 29, 2012 by Alina*

**Physics**

A block of mass m1 = 2.4 kg initially moving to the right with a speed of 3.3 m/s on a frictionless, horizontal track collides with a spring attached to a second block of mass m2 = 4.1 kg initially moving to the left with a speed of 1.5 m/s as shown in figure (a). The spring ...
*October 14, 2013 by Leticia*

**Physics**

A block of mass m1 = 2.4 kg initially moving to the right with a speed of 3.3 m/s on a frictionless, horizontal track collides with a spring attached to a second block of mass m2 = 4.1 kg initially moving to the left with a speed of 1.5 m/s as shown in figure (a). The spring ...
*October 14, 2013 by Leticia*

**Trigonometry**

A communications tower is located at the top of a steep hill, as shown. The angle of inclination of the hill is 58°. A guy wire is to be attached to the top of the tower and to the ground, 50 m downhill from the base of the tower. The angle α in the figure is determined ...
*October 1, 2014 by Liz*

**Physics - Second Law Question**

A large raindrop falling a cloud is acted on by a gravitational force of 4.9 x 10^-3 N directed downward and a force of air resistance of 4.5 x 10^-3 N directed upward. What is the net force on the raindrop? What is the direction of the net force? Thank you so much!
*October 15, 2014 by Tom*

**physics**

Four objects are held in position at the corners of a rectangle by light rods . m1 2.90(kg) m2 1.90(kg) m3 4.50(kg) m41.90 (kg) (a) Find the moment of inertia of the system about the x-axis. Answer in kg · m2 (b) Find the moment of inertia of the system about the y-axis. ...
*October 26, 2011 by Allie*

**English**

1. The acting of the lead actor was great. 2. The main actor's acting was terrific. 3. The actings of some actors and actresses were fantastic. 4. Two main actors' actings were outstanding. 5. The scenery around the ship was very nice. 6. When the ship was sinking, the actings...
*April 13, 2011 by rfvv*

**Geometry**

ted skated through one of the face off circles at a hockey rink. His path through the circle is shown in the figure. Given that the face off circle is 15 feet in diameter what distance within the face off circle did Ted travel?? If you google this there will be documents so ...
*February 23, 2016 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 4 kg block resting on a horizontal surface is attached to an 8 kg block that hangs freely by a cord passing over a frictionless pulley. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.4. Find the acceleration of the blocks and the ...
*November 18, 2006 by Vv*

**physics**

Block A (mass 40 kg) and block B (mass 80 kg) are connected by a string of negligible mass as shown in the figure. The pulley is frictionless and has a negligible mass. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between block A and the incline is μk = 0.27 and the blocks are ...
*November 30, 2012 by Diego*

**physics**

Block A (mass 40 kg) and block B (mass 80 kg) are connected by a string of negligible mass as shown in the figure. The pulley is frictionless and has a negligible mass. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between block A and the incline is μk = 0.27 and the blocks are ...
*November 30, 2012 by Diane*

**physics**

A snapshot graph of a travelling wave is shown. The wave is travelling to the right at 32.0 m/s. a) What is the amplitude if the maximum displacement is 28.0 cm and the total distance travelled by the wave is 26.0 m? b)What is the wavelength of the wave? c)What is the ...
*November 21, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A diver stands on the end of a diving board as shown in the figure on the right. The mass of the diver is 58 kg and the mass of the uniform diving board is 35 kg. Calculate the magnitudes and directions of the forces exerted on the board at the points A and B. A and B are 1m ...
*March 24, 2014 by Bobby*

**math**

Prove that if a subset C of R*R is symmetric with respect to both the x-axis and y-axis, then it is symmetric with respect to the origin.
*December 7, 2008 by julie*

**math**

Prove that if a subset C of R*R is symmetric with respect to both the x-axis and y-axis, then it is symmetric with respect to the origin
*January 11, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Math**

graph the points. Plot C-values on the x-axis and F-values on the y-axis. connect the points with a line
*May 18, 2013 by Sebastian *

**maths**

sketch the graph of each line y= -7x+3 and there is a graph drawn with y axis range from -6:6 x axis range frm -6:6
*February 11, 2014 by krissy*

**Earth science**

A sphere was dropped into water in a graduated cylinder as shown in the following diagram.The water level rose th the new level shown .What is the volume of the sphere
*September 28, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A person pushes a 10 kg box from rest and accelerates it to a speed of 3.2 m/s with a constant force. If the box is pushed for a time of 2.6 s, what is the force exerted by the person? force*time=mass*changeinvelocity solve for force.
*December 16, 2006 by mel*

**Physics - Second Law Question**

the space shuttle engines cause an upward force of 3 x 10 ^5 N to act on the shuttle. gravity pulls down on the shuttle with a force of 1.96 x 10^5 N. what is the net force on the shuttle? what is the direction of the net force?
*October 15, 2014 by Tom*

**physics**

n outer space, far from other objects, block 1 of mass 40 kg is at position (7,9,0) and block 2 of mass 1000 kg is at position (17,13,0) Since the z components of position are zero, the (vector) gravitational force acting on block 2 due to block 1 will be (-21.359e-9,-8.54198e...
*February 5, 2012 by mo*

**Phy**

In the figure, a block of mass m = 3.09 kg is pulled along a horizontal frictionless floor by a cord that exerts a force of magnitude F = 13.7 N at an angle θ = 23.0°. (a) What is the magnitude of the block's acceleration? (b) The force magnitude F is slowly increased. ...
*September 26, 2015 by Kyle*

**physics**

Hi! Thank you for your help~ I am working on a problem about electric fields. There is a rod along the x axis from -3m to 3m with a lambda linear density of 12 x10^-9 c/m. I am supposed to find the electric field on the y axis at y = 0.2m . I know that I have to use both ...
*February 6, 2011 by APpreciative Student*

**PHYSICS**

Hi! Thank you for your help~ I am working on a problem about electric fields. There is a rod along the x axis from -3m to 3m with a lambda linear density of 12 x10^-9 c/m. I am supposed to find the electric field on the y axis at y = 0.2m . If you could tell me what process, ...
*February 6, 2011 by THANK YOU*

**Physics/Math**

At time t1 = 2.00 s, the acceleration of a particle in counterclockwise circular motion is (9.00i + 8.00j) m/s^2. It moves at constant speed. At time t2 = 3.00s (3/4 of a revolution later), it's acceleration is (8.00i - 9.00j) m/s^2. Find the radius of the path taken by the ...
*February 18, 2007 by COFFEE*

**Physics**

A vector has magnitude 58.0 units and is inclined to the positive axis of x at 42.0°. Vector has magnitude 36.0 units and is inclined to the positive axis of x at 121°. Vector has magnitude 40.0 units and is inclined to the positive axis of x at 53.0°. Use the graphical method...
*February 7, 2015 by Alex*

**Help Please - Science**

I'm stuck on this thing in science. It's a lab report so its kinda hard to explain. We did a topographic map experiment. We had a big rock, and put it in a plastic bin. We then marked centimeters on the bin and filled water to the first centimeter. We drew the water line on an...
*November 13, 2007 by Alex*

**MATH**

USING AM IMAGINARY FIGURE OF $19,250.00 AS AN ANNUAL INCOME FIGURE, HOW MUCH MONEY COULD YOU SAVE A YEAR IF YOU BUDGETED HALF OF 2.4%?
*September 7, 2011 by J*

**math**

two figures are similar. the ratio of the corresponding dimensions 3:4. the perimeter of the larger figure is 60 units.what will be the perimiter of the smaller figure
*December 7, 2011 by tdog*

**Physics**

Imagine a very large nonconducting plate that has a uniform surface charge density σ =1 μC/m2; it also shows a point charge Q = -3 μC at distance d = 0.3 m from the plate. Both are fixed in place. We choose the origin of an x-axis at Q. At what positive ...
*September 19, 2012 by Katie*

**Physical Education**

Preliminary design of a compressor drive train Determine the force-time function within the compressor’s cylinder and the torque-time function acting on the input shaft on the compressor during any cycle. Given: Compressor speed is 1500rpm. The compressor has a bore of 3.125 ...
*August 24, 2011 by IceBerg*

**Calculus **

A particle moves along a line so that its posistion at any t is greater than or equal to 0 is given by the function s(t)= t^3-8t+1, where s is measured in feet and t is measured in seconds. a) find the displacement during the first three seconds b) Find the average velocity ...
*October 19, 2010 by Ally *

**Physics**

A cylinder having a mass of 3.5 kg can rotate about its central axis through point O. Forces are applied as shown: F1 = 9.0 N, F2 = 6.0 N, F3 = 3.0 N, and F4 = 4.0 N. Also, r = 5.0 cm and R = 12 cm. Find the magnitude and direction of the angular acceleration of the cylinder...
*March 18, 2007 by wolfpak*

**Algebra**

I'm suppose to write an equation with the following information: Line passes through (2,-6) and is parallel to x=8 I know i must use the slope point form the problem is that since x=8 I don not know which is the slope. Please help me :) The line for x=8 is a straight line ...
*January 25, 2007 by claudia*

**p**

A square ammeter has sides of length l = 3.75 cm. The sides of the ammeter are capable of measuring the magnetic field they are subject to. When the ammeter is clamped around a wire carrying a DC current, as shown in the figure, the average value of the magnetic field measured...
*April 19, 2011 by ok*

**Physics**

A space station consists of two donut-shaped living chambers, A and B, that have the radii shown in the figure. As the station rotates, an astronaut in chamber A is moved 1.50 x 102 m along a circular arc. How far along a circular arc is an astronaut in chamber B moved during ...
*October 15, 2013 by Dreama*

**Physics**

A small bead of mass m is constrained to move along a frictionless track as shown. The track consists of a semicircular portion of radius R followed by a straight part. At the end of the straight portion there is a horizontal spring of spring constant k attached to a fixed ...
*October 11, 2013 by ashok*

**physics**

An enemy ship is on the east side of a mountain island, as shown in the figure. The enemy ship has maneuvered to within d1 = 2153 m of the h = 1690 m high mountain peak and can shoot projectiles with an initial speed of vi = 247 m/s. If the western shoreline is horizontally d2...
*February 16, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

An enemy ship is on the east side of a mountain island, as shown in the figure. The enemy ship has maneuvered to within d1 = 2153 m of the h = 1690 m high mountain peak and can shoot projectiles with an initial speed of vi = 247 m/s. If the western shoreline is horizontally d2...
*February 18, 2011 by Anonymous*

**College Physics**

A ball of mass 620 g hangs from a spring whose stiffness is 195 newtons per meter. A string is attached to the ball and you are pulling the string to the right, so that the ball hangs motionless, as shown in the figure. In this situation the spring is stretched, and its length...
*October 5, 2012 by Anabel*

**Math**

Let S be the set of {(1,1),(1,−1),(−1,1)}-lattice path which begin at (1,1), do not use the same vertex twice, and never touch either the x-axis or the y-axis. Determine the largest value of n such that every path in S which ends at (n,n) has length at most 50000.
*May 14, 2013 by Sambaran G.*

**Geometry**

Let S be the set of {(1,1),(1,−1),(−1,1)} -lattice path which begin at (1,1) , do not use the same vertex twice, and never touch either the x -axis or the y -axis. Determine the largest value of n such that every path in S which ends at (n,n) has length at most ...
*May 16, 2013 by John*

**math**

Let S be the set of {(1,1),(1,−1),(−1,1)}-lattice path which begin at (1,1), do not use the same vertex twice, and never touch either the x-axis or the y-axis. Determine the largest value of n such that every path in S which ends at (n,n) has length at most 50000.
*May 16, 2013 by Pandey ji*

**math**

Let S be the set of {(1,1),(1,−1),(−1,1)}-lattice path which begin at (1,1), do not use the same vertex twice, and never touch either the x-axis or the y-axis. Determine the largest value of n such that every path in S which ends at (n,n) has length at most 50000.
*May 18, 2013 by Gandu man*

**math**

Given that y varies inversely as x, use the values of x and y from the following to calculate the value of a. x 2 32 y 8 A
*April 7, 2008 by joe*

**math**

I am having trouble with this problem, thanks! If y varies jointly as x and the cube of z, and y=378 when x=4 and z=3, find y when x=9 and z=2 .
*September 30, 2008 by cal*

**Math**

Suppose y varies directly with x and y=12 when x=6. Write an equation realting x and y. Please help, do not understand.
*May 20, 2009 by Gaby*

**pre-calc graphing**

Sketch the graph of f(x)= [ (1/2) tanx + 1 ] as x varies from pie/2 to 3pie/2
*August 2, 2009 by kenny*

**physics**

how can you say that thickness of a material varies as it is a constant value. discuss with in 50 words.
*May 15, 2011 by diwakar*

**math**

find the variation constant in which y varies inversely as x, and the following condition exists, y =12 and x = 1/3
*June 18, 2011 by willa*

**math**

find the variation constant in which y varies inversely as x, and the following condition exists, y =12 and x = 1/3
*June 18, 2011 by willa*

**MAT/117**

The weight of an object varies on different planets. Solve the equation w=Cr^-2 for r
*September 20, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Algebra II**

If y varies jointly as w and x, and y is 483 when x is 742 and w is 383, find y when x is 274 and w is 756.
*November 21, 2011 by Joe*

**Algebra II**

If y varies jointly as w and x, and y is 483 when x is 742 and w is 383, find y when x is 274 and w is 756.
*November 22, 2011 by Ashley*

**Math**

Find the variation constant in which y varies inversely as x, and the following condition exists. Y=30 when x=1/6 K=
*November 25, 2011 by Joe*

**plz help math **

solve variation problem. if y varies directly as x and inversely as m^2 and r^2 and y=5/3 when x=1, m=2 and r=3, find y when x=3, m=1 and r=8
*February 24, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math**

R varies jointly as S and the square of T. If R is 32.4 when S=0.2 and T=9, find R when S=0.5 and T=5. I believe the answer is R=25, could someone check this for me?
*March 15, 2012 by Allie*

**algebra**

I do not know where to start with this one. Suppose p varies directly as the square of z and inversely as r. If p = 32/5 when z = 4 and r = 10, find p when z = 3 and r = 36.
*June 24, 2012 by Jeff*

**Math**

Finally, the toe of the stick varies in : A. length B. height C. width D. Area
*July 8, 2012 by Amy*

**Math - Algebra**

Write an equation for the given: "f varies inversely as m and f is 32 when m is 0.2." Also, find f is m = 4.
*October 17, 2013 by McKenna Louise*

**physics**

Cliff and Will are carrying a uniform 2.0m board of mass 69kg. Will is supporting the board at the end while cliff is 0.6m from the other end as shown in the following figure. Cliff has attached his lunch to his end of the board, and the tension in the string supporting the ...
*February 23, 2012 by brett*

**physics**

Unless otherwise stated, all objects are located near the Earth's surface, where = 9.8 . A hockey puck with a weight of 0.80 is sliding freely across a section of very smooth (frictionless) horizontal ice. Part A When it is sliding freely, how does the upward force of the ice ...
*September 29, 2012 by sammy*

**Physics please HELP**

After the velocity selector, a mass spectrometer allows the charged particle to enter a region of magnetic field only, where it follows a curved trajectory and hits a detector which records his position. Your mass spectrometer has the velocity selector set for 2.39 x 10^5 m/s ...
*November 26, 2013 by Ramana*

**science**

A machine has a mechanical advantage of 2. This means its output force is _____. a. 0.5 times greater than the input force b. 2 times smaller than the input force c. 2 times greater than the input force d. 2 times more efficient than the input force
*February 13, 2011 by donna*

**physics**

A 30.0-kg block is resting on a flat horizontal table. On top of this block is resting a 15.0-kg block, to which a horizontal spring is attached, as the drawing illustrates. The spring constant of the spring is 340 N/m. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the lower ...
*November 26, 2013 by Donna*

**physics HELPP!!!!!!!**

A 6.00 kg mass is connected by a light cord to a 1.00 kg mass on a smooth surface as shown in the figure. The pulley rotates about a frictionless axle and has a moment of inertia of 0.400 k∙m2 and a radius of 0.700 m. Assuming that the cord does not slip on the pulley, ...
*November 14, 2012 by anon*