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March 11, 2014

# Search: Two masses are connected by a string as shown in the figure. Mass = 4.7 rests on a frictionless inclined plane, while = 5.5 is initially held at a height of = 0.75 above the floor.

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Physics
A mass M = 40.0 kg is suspended by a massless string from the ceiling of a van which is moving with constant acceleration a, as shown in the figure. If the string makes an angle theta = 21° with respect to the vertical, what is the acceleration a of the van? What is the ...
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 12:53pm by Lina

physics
A picture hangs on the wall suspended by two strings, with è = 61°. The tension in string 1 is 1.8 N. è is connected to string 1, and 32° is connected to string 2. (a) Is the tension in string 1 greater than, less than, or equal to the tension in string 2? greater than less ...
Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 11:03pm by jack

Physics
An object of mass M = 884 g lies on a table. It is free to move along a horizontal, frictionless surface. This object is connected to a second object that hangs along the slide of the table by a massless string that runs over a pulley and connects both masses. This object has ...
Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 9:13pm by Nala

PHYSIC
TWO BLOCKS ARE CONNECTED BY A LIGHT STRING THAT PASSES OVER A FRICTIONLESS PULLEY AS SHOWN IN THE DIAGRAM. THE COEFFICIENT OF KINETIC FRICTIONBETWEEN THE 6.0KG BLOCK AND THE SURFACE IS 0.25.FIND THE ACCELERATION OF THE 8-KG BLOCK AND THE TENSION OF THE STRING.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at 3:55pm by Anonymous

physics
1.Three masses, m1, m2, and m3, are lying on a plane without friction and are connected by a string. A force F is applied to the mass m1 so that the whole system accelerates along a straight line. What is the tension of the string T between the masses m1 and m2? What is the ...
Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 10:29pm by Sandhya

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 ...
Monday, October 14, 2013 at 2:19pm by Leticia

Physics: Aluminum Block
A 1.65-kg aluminum block and a 6.85-kg copper block are connected by a light string over a frictionless pulley. The two blocks are allowed to move on a fixed steel block wedge (of angle è = 31.0°) as shown in the figure. Making use of the table below, determine the following. ...
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 7:31pm by crystal

college physics
I don't understand the figure, since it isn't shown. Is 3.34 kg on a flat horizontal surface and is 1.67 kg pulling it over to the edge? Does the string go over a pulley? With no pulley, one would expect a lot of friction where the string goes over the edge. Both masses ...
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 12:04am by drwls

maths
3. An elastic string hangs from a nail N. When as mass of m grams is attached to its lower end, the elastic is stretched so that its lower length is x cm, as shown in the diagram: N The table shows result of the two experiments: Length (x cm) 43 49 Mass (m grams) 50 80 m It is...
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 10:19am by puk

newton's law
Find the acceleration and tension in an Atwood's machine. Two different masses connected by a string over a pulley which is at rest.
Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 4:19pm by jack

Physics
Two balls, of masses mA = 34 g and mB = 60 g, are suspended as shown in the figure . The lighter ball is pulled away to a 60 degree angle with the vertical and released. The length of the string is 30cm. What will be the maximum height of each ball after the elastic collision?
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 at 1:17pm by Nikohl

Physics
Two objects are connected with a string. In the quantitative treatment of the problem we assume that the string exerts a tension force of magnitude T on each of the two objects. What do we need to assume for this assumption to be valid? a) the string may hang loose between the...
Saturday, September 26, 2009 at 5:02pm by Eric

Physics
block a 10 kg is connected to block b 20 kg by a mass less string on a horizontal surface (coefficient of kinetic friction 0.1). block b is connected by another string to a hanging mass M through a mass less pulley. what is the minimun value of M that will make the system move?
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 2:31am by Anthony

Physics
Two objects are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley as in the fi gure. One object lies on a frictionless, smooth incline. In the figure, m1 = 8.48 kg, m2 = 4.84 kg, and  theta = 40.2 degrees . When we let go of the mass m1, it accelerates ...
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 11:46pm by Lindsey

physics
There are two blocks connected by a string and tied to a wall on an incline. The mass of the lower block is 1.0kg; the mass of the upper block is 2.0kg. Given that the angle of the incline is 31*, find the tension in (a) the string connecting the two blocks and (b) the string ...
Sunday, October 2, 2011 at 2:06pm by Erin

physics
Two packing crate of masses 10.0kg and 5.00kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley .the 5.00kg crate lies on a smooth incline of angle 40.0 degree find acceleration of the 5.00kg crate and the tension in the string
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 2:28pm by rose

physics
Two packing crates of masses 7.88 kg and 4.62 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley as in the figure below. The 4.62 kg crate lies on a smooth incline of angle 40.0°. a) Find the acceleration of the 4.62 kg crate
Friday, October 5, 2012 at 12:09am by Anonymous

College physics - Center of mass
College Physics- Center of Mass? The objects in the figure below are constructed of uniform wire bent into the shapes shown (Figure 1) . Each peice has a length of 0.15 . There are two objects that we need to figure out the x- and y-coordinates of the center of mass of the ...
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 11:39pm by Herosugar

Physics - KE/Inertia
The rigid body shown in Figure 10-66 (it is a triangle with the upper mass = to M and the bottom two corners/masses equal to 2M. The bottom side length equals .70 cm with point P in the middle of the side and the other two sides equal .55 cm)consists of three particles ...
Monday, March 26, 2007 at 2:57pm by COFFEE

engineering science
The power in a resistor RLOAD of 10 Ω when connected to a 100 volt supply is measured using a voltmeter and ammeter. There are two possible ways of connecting the meters as shown in FIGURE 2. The resistances RA and RV represent the internal resistances of the ammeter and ...
Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 7:18am by David

Physics - KE/Inertia
The rigid body shown in Figure 10-66 (it is a triangle with the upper mass = to M and the bottom two corners/masses equal to 2M. The bottom side length equals .70 cm with point P in the middle of the side and the other two sides equal .55 cm) consists of three particles ...
Sunday, March 25, 2007 at 10:28pm by COFFEE

Physics Help
A ball of mass 1.76 kg is tied to a string of length 4.19 m as shown in Figure P6.50. The ball is initially hanging vertically and is given an initial velocity of 9.4 m/s in the horizontal direction. The ball then follows a circular arc as determined by the string. What is the...
Monday, September 26, 2011 at 8:39pm by Kaylee

Physics
A 100kg mass is connected to a 200kg mass by a massless rope. The two masses rest on a frictionless surface. A (massless)rope is then attached to the 200kg mass, and is pulled. The two mass system accelerates. What is the relationship between the two tensions? _THANK YOU
Friday, March 5, 2010 at 4:39pm by Anonymous

physics
73. A mobile is formed by supporting four metal butterflies of equal mass m from a string of length L. The points of support are evenly spaced a distance apart as shown in Figure P5.73. The string forms an angle 1 with the ceiling at each end point. The center section of ...
Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 5:51pm by audree

Maths : circular motion
1. A 3 metre piece of string is threaded through a hole in the table. If equal portions of the string are above and below the table, and the top mass of 2kg rotates at 1rev/sec , how fast does the bottom mass of 1kg rotate? (in rev/sec) 2. If, in the above question, the two ...
Friday, October 28, 2011 at 5:59am by Candice

Physics
A 2 kg mass on a horizontal friction-free air track is accelerated by a string attached to a 100 kg mass hanging vertically from a pulley as shown. Compare the accelerations when the masses are interchanged, that is, for the case where the 100 kg mass dangles over the pulley, ...
Saturday, January 9, 2010 at 3:21pm by Andrew

physics
two springs of constants 2.0*10^3 Nm and 3.0*10^3 Nm are connected in tandem, and a mass of 5.9kg hangs vertically from this spring. 1.) by what amount does the mass stretch the combined string? 2.) By what amount does the mass stretch each individual string?
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 5:33pm by Sneakatone

physics
Two astronaut, as shown in the figure, each having a mass of 62.0 kg, are connected by a 12.00 m rope of negligible mass. They are isolated in space, moving in circles around the point halfway between them at a speed of 5.00 m/s. Treating the astronauts as particles, calculate...
Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 5:50pm by Anonymous

physics
Two astronaut, as shown in the figure, each having a mass of 62.0 kg, are connected by a 12.00 m rope of negligible mass. They are isolated in space, moving in circles around the point halfway between them at a speed of 5.00 m/s. Treating the astronauts as particles, calculate...
Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 7:43pm by Anonymous

physics
Two astronaut, as shown in the figure, each having a mass of 62.0 kg, are connected by a 12.00 m rope of negligible mass. They are isolated in space, moving in circles around the point halfway between them at a speed of 5.00 m/s. Treating the astronauts as particles, calculate...
Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 7:48pm by Anonymous

physcis
Two astronaut, as shown in the figure, each having a mass of 62.0 kg, are connected by a 12.00 m rope of negligible mass. They are isolated in space, moving in circles around the point halfway between them at a speed of 5.00 m/s. Treating the astronauts as particles, calculate...
Monday, November 12, 2012 at 3:43pm by Anonymous

2 masses, pulley on a frictionless incline
an object of mass m1= 311 g on an inclined surface. The angle of the inclined surface is θ = 40o with the horizontal. The object m1 is connected to a second object of mass m2 = 355 g on the adjacent horizontal surface. Further, an external force of magnitude ІFext&#...
Tuesday, October 6, 2009 at 11:27am by Natasha

Physics
An atwood machine consists of a massless string connecting two masses over a massless, frictionless pully. In this case, the masses are 1.70kg and 1.65kg. The system is released from rest with the 1.7kg mass 2.15m above the floor and the 1.65kg mass on the floor. (a) what is ...
Monday, October 4, 2010 at 11:11am by Larry

Physics
Two pendulums are set up side by side. One pendulum P, consists of a 0.240 kg mass that is suspended on a string that is 65.0 cm long. The other pendulum, Q, has a 0.360 kg mass that is suspended on a string that is 39.0 cm long. The two masses are pulled aside slightly and ...
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 7:13pm by Steve

Physics
A glider (mass = 0.12kg ) on a frictionless horizontal air track is connected by a light string over a pulley to a metal block (mass = 0.13kg ) hanging vertically (see figure below). The objects are released from rest and move 0.44 m . a)Find the objects' acceleration. b)Find ...
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 5:05pm by Eman

physcs
A string is wrapped around a uniform solid cylinder of radius 3.10 cm, as shown in the figure. The cylinder can rotate freely about its axis. The loose end of the string is attached to a block. The block has mass 16.3 kg, and the cylinder has mass 11.2 kg.
Monday, November 30, 2009 at 7:13pm by asefa

physics
Three blocks are located on a horizontal table. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the blocks and the table is 0.276. They are connected by a massless cord, as shown in the figure below, and pulled to the right. The masses of the three blocks are = 9.0 kg, = 0.5 kg, ...
Wednesday, February 13, 2008 at 10:01pm by shelby

Physics
A mass m1 = 3.3 kg rests on a frictionless table and connected by a massless string over a massless pulley to another mass m2 = 4.4 kg which hangs freely from the string. When released, the hanging mass falls a distance d = 0.87 m. 1) How much work is done by gravity on the ...
Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 9:46pm by David

college physics
Two blocks are arranged at the ends of amassless string as shown in the figure. The system starts from rest. When the 1.67 kg mass has fallen through 0.395 m, its downward speed is 1.31 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2. What is the frictional force between the 3.34...
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 12:04am by billy

Physics
Two masses are held while suspended on a frictionless pulley.Their masses are 0.250 kg and 0.200 kg. a. Compute for the acceleration of the masses once they are released? b.Find the tension on the string m1 accelerates upward and m2 downward Let a be the acceleration of m1 ...
Sunday, September 10, 2006 at 8:43am by fluffy

physics
Three masses are arranged on a flat surface as shown. Two of the masses are as follows: m2 = 16.3 kg and m3 = 66.5 kg. A horizontal force of 519 N applied to m2 accelerates the masses across the floor, which has a coefficient of friction of μ = 0.312, at 1.77 m/s2. What ...
Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 2:15pm by dillon

Physics
A light string, connects blocks 1 and 2 of masses m1 and m2. These blocks are further connected to a block of mass M by another light string that passes over a pulley of negligible mass and friction. Blocks 1 and 2 move with a constant velocity v down the inclined plane, which...
Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 10:07pm by Rahul

Physics
Block A has a mass of 2.60 kg and rests on a smooth (frictionless) table and is connected to block B, which has a mass of 2.40 kg, after passing over an ideal pulley, as shown. Block B is released from rest. What is the acceleration of the masses?
Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 11:15pm by Anthony

Physics
Two masses of 4.25 kg each, connected by a string, slide down a ramp making an angle of 44° with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between m1 and the ramp is 0.31. The coefficient of kinetic friction between m2 and the ramp is 0.12. Find the magnitude of the ...
Tuesday, October 6, 2009 at 5:24pm by Brian

Physics
A 1.34‒kg ball is attached to a rigid vertical rod by means of two massless strings each 1.70 m long. The strings are attached to the rod at points 1.70 m apart. The system is rotating about the axis of the rod, both strings being taut and forming an equilateral triangle...
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 2:42am by Chrxeyshthoufov

physics
A string under a tension of 43.0 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 2.45 m at a speed of 20.9 m/s on a frictionless surface as shown in the figure below. As the string is pulled in, the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 1.00 m long and the...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 1:16pm by john

physics
Two objects of masses 10.0 kg and 5.00 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley. The 5.00kg object lies on a smooth incline of angle 40 degrees. Find the accelerations of each object and the tension in the string. Work: (10kg)(9.8m/s^2)(sin40)-...
Sunday, October 14, 2007 at 11:16am by Anonymous

Physics
How do you solve this problem? A ball on the end of a string is revolved at a uniform rate in a vertical circle radius of 72.0 cm, as shown in figure. If its speed is 4.00m/s and its mass is .300 kg. Calculate the tension in the string when the ball is a) at the top of the ...
Monday, February 21, 2011 at 9:58pm by Emily Grossman

Physics
A rock of mass m = 1.8 kg is tied to a string of length L = 2.4 m and is twirled in a vertical circle as shown in the figure below. The speed v of the rock is constant; that is, it is the same at the top and the bottom of the circle. If the tension in the string is zero when ...
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 11:53pm by Freud

W
A small plastic ball of mass m = 3.00 g is suspended by a string of length L = 24.5 cm in a uniform electric field, as shown in the figure below. If the ball is in equilibrium when the string makes a θ = 16.0° angle with the vertical as indicated, what is the net charge ...
Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 12:09am by Kaitie

Physics
TWo blocks of massses 20 kg and 8 kg are connected together by a light string and rest on a frictionless level surface. Attached to the 8 kg mas is a second light string, which a person uses to pull both blocks horizontally. If the two-block system accelerates at .5 m/s ...
Monday, October 25, 2010 at 4:05pm by Gail

Physics
M1 has a mass of 5.01 kg. It is on a horizontal surface, connected by a light string to a hook. Mass M2 can be increased smoothly by adding masses little at a time. The pulley has a negligible mass and no friction. When M2 is 2.40 kg it begins to accelerate downwards at a rate...
Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 7:43pm by Bill Burger

Physics
A ball on the end of a string is revolved at a uniform rate in a vertical circle of radius 72.0m, as shown in figure. If it's sped is 4.00 m/s and its mass is .300kg. Calculate the tension in the string when the ball is a). at the top of its path and b). when it's at the ...
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 4:31pm by Emily Grossman

Physics
Two blocks, the first with a mass of 30 kg, and the second 10kg, are connected by a string and pulled accross a frictionless surface by a force with a magnitude of 75 N. Find the magnitude of the tension acting along the string that connects them.
Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 12:22am by Karrie

physics
A small plastic ball of mass m = 1.50 g is suspended by a string of length L = 15.5 cm in a uniform electric field, as shown in the figure below. If the ball is in equilibrium when the string makes a θ = 19.0° angle with the vertical as indicated, what is the net charge ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 7:41pm by bob

physics
A string connecting a car of a certain mass, x1, on an air track is connected to another mass, x2, by a string over a pulley. If the string has appreciable mass will the car still undergo constant acceleration? Explain. I think it will still undergo a constant acceleration, ...
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 8:00pm by Emily

physics
A string connecting a car of a certain mass, x1, on an air track is connected to another mass, x2, by a string over a pulley. If the string has appreciable mass will the car still undergo constant acceleration? Explain. I think it will still undergo a constant acceleration, ...
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 8:00pm by Emily

physics
Two masses connected by a rope over a pulley are released, producing the bar graphs below. It took 0.80 seconds for Mass A to reach the top and Mass B to reach the bottom. What was the acceleration of Mass A?
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 8:12pm by sofia

AP Physics - Static Equilibrium
You don't need to know the distinct masses of hands and feet... just the total mass and that it acts as if it were at the Center of Mass. The height of the CM above the floor, although shown in the figure, will not matter in this problem.
Friday, November 27, 2009 at 11:07pm by drwls

physics
two masses (11kg and 33kg) are connected by a string and hung over a pulley in a steamy sauna where air resistance has a force of 77N on all objects. Find the acceleration of the 33kg block
Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 12:06pm by Anonymous

physics
two masses m' each are hanging with help of a light string,which passes over mass less pulley. mass A starts leaking out at a rate of u kg/s with velocity v' with respect to mass A. find kinetic energy of block B as a function of time.
Sunday, January 16, 2011 at 7:44am by sreeram

physics
two masses m' each are hanging with help of a light string,which passes over mass less pulley. mass A starts leaking out at a rate of u kg/s with velocity v' with respect to mass A. find kinetic energy of block B as a function of time.
Sunday, January 16, 2011 at 8:41pm by jack

mechanics
A mass of 8 kg is connected to a mass of 3 kg by a light, inelastic string which passes over a smooth pulley. The tension in the string isƒª
Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 9:16am by Karabo

Physics
A block of mass M resting on a 21.5° slope is shown. The block has coefficients of friction μs=0.605 and μk=0.344 with the surface. It is connected via a massless string over a massless, frictionless pulley to a hanging block of mass 2.57 kg. What is the minimum mass...
Monday, November 1, 2010 at 1:20pm by Bala

Physics
A block of mass M resting on a 21.5° slope is shown. The block has coefficients of friction μs=0.605 and μk=0.344 with the surface. It is connected via a massless string over a massless, frictionless pulley to a hanging block of mass 2.57 kg. What is the minimum mass...
Monday, November 1, 2010 at 3:31pm by Bala

Physics
A block of mass M resting on a 21.5° slope is shown. The block has coefficients of friction μs=0.605 and μk=0.344 with the surface. It is connected via a massless string over a massless, frictionless pulley to a hanging block of mass 2.57 kg. What is the minimum mass...
Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 8:32pm by Bella

physics
A 25.5- kg block (m1) is on a horizontal surface, connected to a 5.7- kg block (m2) by a massless string as shown in the Figure. The pulley is massless and frictionless. A force of 239.3 acts on m1 at an angle of 32.1 . The coefficient of kinetic friction between m1 and the ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 9:53am by Chris

physics
Two boxes, A and B, are connected to each end of a light vertical rope, as shown in the following figure. A constant upward force 78.0N is applied to box A . Starting from rest, box B descends 12.3 m in 3.80s . The tension in the rope connecting the two boxes is 30.0 N What is...
Saturday, October 8, 2011 at 8:41pm by Mar

physics
A mass M = 21.00 kg is suspended by a massless string from the ceiling of a van which is moving with constant acceleration a, as shown in the figure. If the string makes an angle theta = 28.00 degrees with respect to the vertical, what is the acceleration a of the van?
Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 12:29pm by archi

Physics
Two objects with masses of 3.00 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley.what is the distance each object will move in the first second of motion if both objects start from rest.
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at 3:06pm by Dee

physics HELPP!!!!!!!
Two astronaut, as shown in the figure, each having a mass of 88.0 kg, are connected by a 10.00 m rope of negligible mass. They are isolated in space, moving in circles around the point halfway between them at a speed of 6.00 m/s. By pulling on the rope, the astronauts shorten...
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 4:44pm by anon

Physics
A 33.7 kg block m1 is on a horizontal surface, connected to a 7.10 kg block m2 by a massless string as shown in the Figure. The pulley is massless and frictionless.
Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 7:36pm by JAYZ

physics
A 12 kg mass on a horizontal friction-free air track is accelerated by a string attached to a 100 kg mass hanging vertically from a pulley as shown. Compare the accelerations when the masses are interchanged, that is, for the case where the 100 kg mass dangles over the pulley...
Sunday, June 3, 2007 at 5:24pm by naomi

Physics 1
A mass m1 = 4.9 kg rests on a frictionless table and connected by a massless string over a massless pulley to another mass m2 = 4.7 kg which hangs freely from the string. When released, the hanging mass falls a distance d = 0.8 m.
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:52pm by Brandon

PHYSICS
Two small metal spheres with masses 2.0 g and 4.0 g are tied together by a 5.0 cm long massless string and are at rest on a frictionless surface. Each is charged to +2.0 ìC. (b) What is the tension in the string? (c) The string is cut. What is the speed of each sphere when ...
Wednesday, February 24, 2010 at 9:06pm by Arianne

physics
An Atwood machine consists of two masses (m1 = 175 grams, m2 = 485 grams) connected by a string over a frictionless pulley. The initial height above the floor is 157 cm. Both masses start from rest at point A ; point B is just as m2 hits the floor. What is the kinetic energy ...
Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 6:58pm by Bill

NEWTON'S LAWS (FORCES)
Two boxes, A and B, are connected to each end of a light vertical rope, as shown in the following figure. A constant upward force 78.0N is applied to box A . Starting from rest, box B descends 12.3 m in 3.80s . The tension in the rope connecting the two boxes is 30.0 N What is...
Saturday, October 8, 2011 at 8:48pm by Mar

physics
a particle a of mass 2kg and particle b of mass 1kg are connected by alight elastic string c, and initially held at rest 0.9m apart on a smooth horizontal table with the string in tension. they are then simultaneously released . the string releases 12j of energy as it ...
Sunday, July 7, 2013 at 5:53am by isaac

physics
A disk with a mass of 29 kg and a radius of 31 cm is mounted on a frictionless horizontal axle. A string is wound many times around the disk and then attached to a 70-kg block, as shown in the figure. Find the acceleration of the block, assuming that the string does not slip.
Friday, March 25, 2011 at 7:15pm by Anonymous

physics
A disk with a mass of 16 kg and a radius of 41 cm is mounted on a frictionless horizontal axle. A string is wound many times around the disk and then attached to a 70-kg block, as shown in the figure. Find the acceleration of the block, assuming that the string does not slip.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 2:02pm by ravi

physics
A string connecting a car of mass x1 on an air track is connected to another mass, x2, by a string over a pulley. If the string has appreciable mass will the car still undergo constant acceleration? Explain I think that the car will still undergo constant acceleration, the ...
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 8:08pm by Emily

Physics
Three blocks are located on a horizontal frictionless table. They are connected by a massless cord, as shown in the figure, and pulled to the right. The masses of the three blocks are m1 = 22 kg, m2 = 21 kg, and m3 = 33 kg. The pulling force is equal to T3 = 53 N. What is the ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 7:23pm by jameson

Physics
Hi, I've been having issues with solving this problem. Could anyone help? Two blocks, of masses M = 2.0 kg and 2M are connected to a spring of spring constant k = 215 N/m that has one end fixed, as shown in the figure below. The horizontal surface and the pulley are ...
Sunday, March 21, 2010 at 3:09pm by Jack

Physics
A picture hangs on the wall suspended by two strings, as shown in the figure, with θ = 59°. The tension in string 1 is 1.9 N.
Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 6:37pm by Hey

physics?
A heavy steel ball S is suspended by a string from a block of wood W, as shown in the sketch. The entire system is dropped from a height. Neglecting air resistance, the tension in the string is equal to A zero B the weight of S C the difference of the masses of S and W D the ...
Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 2:36pm by Brandon

physics
A 100-N mass on a horizontal table is connected to a 50.0-N hanging mass over a frictionless pulley. The two masses are moving at constant speed. What is the value of the coefficient of kinetic friction between the table and the horizontal mass?
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 3:12pm by smatha

Physics
A conical pendulum is formed by attaching a 0.200kg ball to a 1.00 m-long string, then allowing the mass to move in a horizontal circle of radius 40.0cm . The figure (Figure 1) shows that the string traces out the surface of a cone, hence the name. A) What is the tension in ...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 6:29pm by Jenny

Physics
Masses 15 kg and 8 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a friction-less pulley with the 15 kg mass on a table and the 8 kg mass hanging off the edge. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2. If the 15 kg mass, initially held at rest on the table, is released and...
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 5:53pm by mike

physics
Persons A and B are standing on a board of uniform linear density that is balanced on two supports, as shown in the figure. What is the maximum distance x from the right end of the board at which person A can stand without tipping the board? Treat persons A and B as point ...
Sunday, April 10, 2011 at 1:37pm by I need help

Physics
To demonstrate standing waves, one end of a string is attached to a tuning fork with frequency 120 Hz. The other end of the string passes over a pulley and is connected to a suspended mass M, as shown. The value of M is such that the standing wave pattern has eight loops “anti...
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 4:15pm by AJ

Physics!!!
A small sphere of mass m = 6.40 g and charge q1 = 30.3 nC is attached to the end of a string and hangs vertically as in the figure. A second charge of equal mass and charge q2 = −58.0 nC is located below the first charge a distance d = 2.00 cm below the first charge as ...
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 7:03pm by anna

physic
The figure shows a block P on top of another block Q. The two blocks are connected by a string which passes over a fixed smooth pulley. The mass of P is 0.20 kg and the mass of Q is 0.50 kg. The coefficient of static friction between blocks P and Q is 0.5 and between Q and the...
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at 11:18pm by Anonymous

Physics
To demonstrate standing waves, one end of a string is attached to a tuning fork with frequency 120 Hz. The other end of the string passes over a pulley and is connected to a suspended mass M, as shown. The value of M is such that the standing wave pattern has eight loops “anti...
Friday, October 5, 2012 at 6:57pm by AJ

physics
Two objects with masses of 2.30 kg and 7.40 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley (a) Determine the tension in the string. (Enter the magnitude only.) (b) Determine the acceleration of each object. (Enter the magnitude only.) (c) Determine ...
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at 8:06pm by Anonymous

Physics
The rigid object shown in Fig. 10-63 consists of three balls and three connecting rods, with M = 1.5 kg, L = 0.67 m, and θ = 32°. The balls may be treated as particles, and the connecting rods have negligible mass. Determine the rotational kinetic energy of the object if ...
Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 11:09am by Anonymous

Physics
Two metal spheres with masses 4.0 g and 6.0 g are tied together with 6.0 cm long massless string and are at rest on a frictionless surface. Each sphere is charged to + 5.0 nC. a. What is the energy in the system? b. What is the tension in the string? c. The string is cut. What...
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at 2:19pm by Collin

Physics!
Two metal spheres with masses 4.0 g and 6.0 g are tied together with 6.0 cm long massless string and are at rest on a frictionless surface. Each sphere is charged to + 5.0 nC. a. What is the energy in the system? b. What is the tension in the string? c. The string is cut. What...
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at 8:18pm by Collin

Physics!
Two metal spheres with masses 4.0 g and 6.0 g are tied together with 6.0 cm long massless string and are at rest on a frictionless surface. Each sphere is charged to + 5.0 nC. a. What is the energy in the system? b. What is the tension in the string? c. The string is cut. What...
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 at 8:18pm by Collin

physics
Three blocks are connected on the table as shown below. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block of mass m2 and the table is 0.400. The objects have masses of m1 = 3.00 kg, m2 = 1.45 kg, and m3 = 1.90 kg, and the pulleys are frictionless. Determine the ...
Saturday, October 9, 2010 at 12:34am by Amber

physics
Three blocks are connected on the table as shown below. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block of mass m2 and the table is 0.370. The objects have masses of m1 = 5.00 kg, m2 = 1.40 kg, and m3 = 2.30 kg, and the pulleys are frictionless. Determine the ...
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at 12:11pm by Anonymous

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