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December 20, 2014

December 20, 2014

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**physics - runner**

While running, a person dissipates about 0.60 J of mechanical energy per step per kilogram of body mass. If a 60 kg person develops a power of 78 W during a race, how fast is the person running? (Assume a running step is 1.5 m long.)
*June 4, 2010 by lau*

**Physics**

While running, a person dissipates about 0.6 J of mechanical energy per step per kilogram of body mass. If a 60-kg person runs with a power of 70 Watts during a race, how fast is the person running? Assume a running step is 1.5 m long.
*July 9, 2010 by Deanna*

**Physics 111**

While running, a person dissipates about 0.60 J of mechanical energy per step per kilogram of body mass. If a 62 kg person develops a power of 67 W during a race, how fast is the person running? (Assume a running step is 1.5 m long.)
*October 14, 2010 by Blake *

**Physics**

While running, a person dissipates about 0.60 J of mechanical energy per step per kilogram of body mass. If a 61-kg person develops a power of 75 W during a race, how fast is the person running?
*October 12, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

which statement is true about weight 1) pull of earth on a body 2) mass of a body 3) scalar quantity 4) unit per kilogram
*November 25, 2011 by sahar*

**physics**

which statement is true about weight 1) pull of earth on a body 2) mass of a body 3) scalar quantity 4) unit per kilogram
*November 25, 2011 by sahar*

**Physics**

A person consumes 2500 kcal/day while expanding 3500 kcal/day. In a months' time, about how much weight would this person lose if the loss were essentially all from body fat? (Body fat has an energy content of about 4100 kcal per pound).
*November 19, 2012 by T*

**physics**

The figure below shows the speed of a person's body as he does a chin-up. Assume the motion is vertical and the mass of the person's body is 73.4 kg. Determine the force exerted by the chin-up bar on his body at the following times. t=0s, speed= 0cm per second; t= .5s, speed= ...
*October 10, 2010 by Amber*

**algebra**

A store mixes kenyan coffee worht $12 per kilogram and turkish coffee worth $16 per kilogram the mixture is to sell for $14 per kilogram how much of each should be used to make a 348-kilogram mixture?
*March 18, 2013 by ana*

**math**

A store mixes Brazilian coffee worth $11 per Kilogram, Turkish coffee worth $13 per kilogram. The mixture is to sell for $12 per kilogram. Can you help me find how much of each should be used to make a 564- Kilogram of both mixtures please and thank you.
*December 8, 2011 by Mandy*

**Algebra**

Two varieties of herbal tea, one cost $4.00 per kilogram other cost $5.00 per kilogram. How many kilograms of each type are needed to make 20kg of a blend worth $4.60 per kilogram?
*May 24, 2010 by TinaG*

**Algebra**

Two kinds of nuts, one cost $5.00 per kilogram another cost $5.40 per kilogram. How many kilograms of each type of nut should be mixed in order to have 40 kg of a mixture worth $5.25 per kilogram?
*May 24, 2010 by TinaG*

**math**

A store mixes Kenyan Coffee worth $11 per Kilogram and venezuelan coffee worth $14 per Kilogram. The mixture is to sell for $12 per kilogram. Find out how much of each should be used to make a 396-Kilogram Mixture
*September 27, 2011 by Catherine*

**Math**

A store mixes Brazilian coffee worth $10 per kilogram and Turkish coffee worth $12 per kilogram. The mixture is to sell for $11 per kilogram. Find out how much of each should be used to make a 216 kilogram mixture.
*October 6, 2012 by Curt*

**Physics- LOST!**

If the air temperature is the same as the temperature of your skin (about 30.0 C), your body cannot get rid of heat by transferring it to the air. In that case, it gets rid of the heat by evaporating water (sweat). During bicycling, a typical 70.0 kg person's body produces ...
*December 3, 2007 by Jamie*

**Math**

A candy store currently sells almonds for $8.50 per kilogram and peanuts for $4.50 per kilogram. It wants to create 20 kilograms of mixed nuts that will equivalently sell for $5.30 per kilogram. How many kilograms of almonds should they use?
*May 6, 2013 by Bob*

**math**

A candy store currently sells almonds for $8.50 per kilogram and peanuts for $4.50 per kilogram. It wants to create 20 kilograms of mixed nuts that will equivalently sell for $5.30 per kilogram. How many kilograms of almonds should they use?
*May 6, 2013 by Narendra *

**Physics**

Sweating is one of the main mechanisms with which the body dissipates heat. Sweat evaporates with a latent heat of 2430 kJ/kg at body temperature, and the body can produce as much as 1.3 kg of sweat per hour. If sweating were the only heat dissipation mechanism, what would be ...
*December 2, 2011 by Allie*

**college algebra**

store mixes a Brazilian coffee worth worth $10 per kilogram and a turkish coffee worth $13 per kilogram. The mixture is to sell for $12 per kilogram. Find out how much of each should be used to make a 420-kilogram mixture. my calculations all came out super wrong
*August 22, 2014 by college*

**Physics**

A 60.0 kg runner expends 355 W of power while running a marathon. Assuming that 8.00% of the energy is delivered to the muscle tissue and that the excess energy is primarily removed from the body by sweating, determine the volume of bodily fluid (assume it is water) lost per ...
*May 1, 2010 by Kelsey*

**Algebra**

A store mixes Kenyan coffee worth $11 per kilogram and Turkish coffee worth $13 per kilogram. The mixture is to sell for $12 per kilogram. Find how much of each should be used to make a 348-kilogram mixture. How many kilograms of the Kenyan coffee should be in the mixture?
*March 5, 2013 by Chuck*

**finite math **

Candy costing 1.25 per kilogram was mixed with candy costing 1.65 per kilogram to produce 10 kilograms of a candy mixture worth 1.40 per kilogram. find how may kilograms of each was used.
*September 28, 2010 by remina *

**Chemistry**

From this equation, how many glocose does the human body consume ineach minute? If gram per mole is 180.16. The human body needs at least 0.0103 mole O2. Equation C6 H12 O6 + 6O2-->6CO2 +6HO2 How many glucose what? grams? moles? tons? Mext, the human body needs at least 0....
*March 25, 2007 by Jerremy*

**PHYSICS**

Bicyclists in the Tour de France do enormous amounts of work during a race. For example, the average power per kilogram generated by Lance Armstrong (m = 75.0 kg) is 6.50 W per kilogram of his body mass. (a) How much work does he do during a 117-km race in which his average ...
*February 24, 2011 by Tiffany*

**physics**

Bicyclists in the Tour de France do enormous amounts of work during a race. For example, the average power per kilogram generated by Lance Armstrong (m = 75.0 kg) is 6.50 W per kilogram of his body mass. (a) How much work does he do during a 123-km race in which his average ...
*February 28, 2011 by heather*

**IPC (different one)**

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

**physics **

Q.1.Find the total mechanical energy in one time period? my sir says that it is (1/2)mw^2A^2 but according to me it should be 1/4mw^2A^2.How? Q.2.The total mechnical energy of a spring mass system in SHM is E = (1/2)mw^2A^2.Suppose the oscillating particle is replaced by ...
*December 25, 2009 by anonymous*

**physics!**

while running a marathon, alex is producing about 900 calories per hour. 1 calorie is 4184 j. if the specific heat of the human body is 3500 j/kg x c, how many degrees celsius would alexs temperature increase if he did not sweat and ran the marathon in 3 h and 10 min? he has a...
*May 22, 2012 by alex*

**Chemistry**

There is a patient whose height is 5ft. 4 inches and weight is about 165 lbs. This person needs to have 0.8 mg of medication per kg body weight. How much of medication should this person have? First convert the pounds to kilograms. There are approximately 2.2 pounds per ...
*December 6, 2006 by Allie*

**Algebra**

A grocer mixes together some cashews costing 8$ per kilogram with some nuts costing 10$ per kilogram. The grocer sold 12 kg of the mixture for 8.50$ per kilogram. How many kilograms of cashews were in the mixture? I have to find 2 equations then find the answer most likely ...
*November 16, 2009 by Rebekah*

**physics**

a body of mass 5kg falls vertically against a resistance of x Newtons.The body passes through two points A and B, 2.5 METERS APART with A above B, WHEN TRAVELING WITH SPEED 2 METERS PER SECOND AND 6 METERS PER SECOND RESPECTIVELY. BY ENERGY CONSIDERATION , FIND THE VALUE OF X.
*May 5, 2014 by ken*

**chemistry**

a resting person requires 14.5 L of O2 per hour to maintain metabolic activities. Such a person breathes in 0.50 L of air at approximately 20 degrees C with each breath. The inhaled air is 20.9%O2 while the exhaled air is 16.3% O2. (a) how many breaths per minute does a ...
*November 19, 2009 by Joe*

**Math - Algebra (Dry Mix)**

A candy store sells almonds for $18 per kilogram and peanuts for $8 per kilogram. If it sells 20 kilograms of mixed nuts for $10 per kilogram, how many kilograms of almonds are in the mixed nuts?
*September 22, 2013 by Raz*

**algebra**

A store mixes Brazilian coffee worth $11 per kilogram and Venezuelan coffee worth $15 per kilogram. The mixture is to sell for $14 per kilogram. Find how much of each is needed to to make a 216-kilogram mixture. Brazilian coffee needed- Venezuelan coffee needed-
*August 13, 2012 by Christina*

**physics please help**

How many grams of carbohydrate does a person of mass 75 kg need to metabolize to climb five flights of stairs (15 m height increase)? Each gram of carbohydrate provides 17.6 kJ of energy. Assume 10.0% efficiency—that is, 10.0% of the available chemical energy in the ...
*June 11, 2012 by Nasir*

**Phsyics Plz Help**

How many grams of carbohydrate does a person of mass 75 kg need to metabolize to climb five flights of stairs (15 m height increase)? Each gram of carbohydrate provides 17.6 kJ of energy. Assume 10.0% efficiency—that is, 10.0% of the available chemical energy in the ...
*June 11, 2012 by Nasir*

**Physics**

a 4 kilogram ball moving at 8 meters per second to the right collides with a 1 kilogram ball at rest. After the collision, the 4 kilogram ball moves at 4.8 meters per second to the right. What is the velocity of the 1 kilogram ball?
*March 27, 2012 by Hellen*

**physics**

A 74.0kg person is put on an exercise program by a physical therapist, the goal being to burn up 550 food calories in each daily session. Recall that human muscles are about 21.0% in converting the energy they use up into mechanical energy. The exercise program consists of a ...
*October 4, 2014 by dia*

**Math 114**

a store mixes kenyan coffee worth $11 per kilogram and turkish coffee worth $13 per kilo gram. The mixture is to sell for $12 per kilogram. Find how much of each should be used to make a 588 kilo mixture.
*August 26, 2014 by Gary*

**physics**

The basal metabolic rate is the rate at which energy is produced in the body when a person is at rest. A 70.0 kg person of height 1.79 m would have a body surface area of approximately 1.90 m^2. What is the net amount of heat this person could radiate per second into a room at...
*December 6, 2009 by AE*

**Physics**

An 80 kg hiker climbs a 1000 m high hill at a constant speed. If the hiker's body is 25% efficient, how many kg of fat does the hiker burn in climbing the hill? Given: heat of reaction of body fat is 37000 kilo joules per kilogram. I know that change in potential energy is 800...
*February 15, 2014 by Bobby*

**Physics**

Bicyclists in the Tour de France do enormous amounts of work during a race. For example, the average power per kilogram generated by seven-time-winner Lance Armstrong (m = 75.0 kg) is 6.50 W per kilogram of his body mass. (a) How much work does he do during a 145-km race in ...
*October 20, 2012 by Elizabeth*

**science**

A sedentary person requires about 6 million J of energy per day. This rate of energy consumption is equivalent to about how many W?
*February 17, 2008 by janeen*

**MATH**

CASHEWS $8.00 PER KILOGRAM AND PECANS $9.00 PER KILOGRAM, HOW MANY KILOGRAMS OF EACH TO MAKE 10 KILOGRAMS THAT COST $8.40
*October 2, 2011 by cathy*

**physics, PLEASE ANSWER, I really need help!**

The basal metabolic rate is the rate at which energy is produced in the body when a person is at rest. A 70.0 kg person of height 1.79 m would have a body surface area of approximately 1.90 m^2. What is the net amount of heat this person could radiate per second into a room at...
*December 6, 2009 by AE*

**Physics**

How many joules of energy per kilogram of rest mass are needed to bring a spacecraft from rest to a speed of 0.77c?
*September 14, 2014 by Tom*

**Physics**

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

**physics **

A 15.0-kilogram mass is moving at 7.50 meters per second on a horizontal, frictionless surface. What is the total work that must be done on the mass to increase its speed to 11.5 meters per second?
*May 8, 2011 by ashley --- HELP PLEASEE!!!*

**Engineering Economics**

Sales of bottled water in the U.S totaled 16.3 gallons per person in 2004. Water costs .40 cents per bottle.A municipal company provides tap water for $2.10 per 1000 gallons. If the average person drinks two bottles of water per day or uses 5 gallons per day in getting that ...
*October 10, 2011 by Margie*

**Physics**

1. A body was dropped from a building 10-m high. Its kinetic energy before reaching the ground is 980 J. What is the mass of the body? 2. A 1.0-kg block slides down a rough inclined plane whose height is 1.0 m. At the bottom the block has a speed of 4.0 m/s. Is mechanical ...
*October 21, 2014 by Brianna*

**math**

Suppose that humans walk about 10,000 steps per day, on awerage. 1. Your average step is probably about 18 inches. If so, how many inches per day do you walk? 2. How many feet per day do you walk? 3. How many miles per day do you wa;k, to the nearest whole mile?
*January 31, 2010 by Katelee*

**Algebra**

(Can someone please help me with this question?) When three pumps, A, B, and C, are running together, they can pump 3400 gal per hour. When only A, and B are running, 1900 gal per hour can be pumped. When only A and C are running, 2300 gal per hour can be pumped. What is the ...
*February 20, 2014 by Student5*

**physic problem-thermoregulation**

During a dry day, a 70.0 kg athlete runs a marathon while the outside temperature is T2 = 33.2 ¢XC. The thermal power produced by the athlete's body is P = 1.05 ¡Ñ 103 W and the skin temperature is T3 = 35.5 ¢XC so that the themal exchange due to convection, radiation and ...
*May 1, 2010 by Hannah*

**Physics**

A 4-kilogram mass has a speed of 6 m/s on a horizontal frictionless surface. The mass collides head-on and elastically with an identical 4-kilogram mass initially at rest. The second 4-kilogram mass then collides head-on and sticks to a third 4-kilogram mass initially at rest...
*January 17, 2008 by Hannah*

**math**

cellular phone companies. 1. with this plan each person is charged $19.95 per month and $0.31 per minute 2. with this plan each person is charged $40.95 per month and $0.16 per min 3. with this plan each person is charged $80.95 per month with unlimited minutes....define the ...
*September 29, 2013 by louise*

**physics**

A 6kg cat is running across a table which is 1.2 m tall. The kinetic energy of the cat is 48 j. A) how fast is the cat running? B) what is the potential energy of the cat? C) what is the total mechanical energy of the cat?
*February 20, 2012 by Shelby*

**physics**

A 6kg cat is running across a table which is 1.2 m tall. The kinetic energy of the cat is 48 j. A) how fast is the cat running? B) what is the potential energy of the cat? C) what is the total mechanical energy of the cat?
*February 20, 2012 by Shelby*

**Algebra**

When three pumps, A, B, and C, are running together, they can pump 3400 gal per hour. When only A, and B are running, 1900 gal per hour can be pumped. When only A and C are running, 2300 gal per hour can be pumped. What is the pumping capacity of each pump? What is the pumping...
*February 18, 2014 by Studying*

**Algebra**

When three pumps, A, B, and C, are running together, they can pump 3400 gal per hour. When only A, and B are running, 1900 gal per hour can be pumped. When only A and C are running, 2300 gal per hour can be pumped. What is the pumping capacity of each pump? What is the pumping...
*February 20, 2014 by student5*

**Physics**

A round body of mass M, radius R, and moment of inertia I= BMR^2 is rolling without slipping. Its kinetic energy can be decomposed into the energy of its center of mass motion (translation) and the enrgy of rotation about its center of mass. The fractions of the body's kinetc ...
*May 10, 2011 by Jason*

**Physics**

A round body of mass M, radius R, and moment of inertia I= BMR^2 is rolling without slipping. Its kinetic energy can be decomposed into the energy of its center of mass motion (translation) and the enrgy of rotation about its center of mass. The fractions of the body's kinetc ...
*May 10, 2011 by Jason*

**Physics**

A round body of mass M, radius R, and moment of inertia I= BMR^2 is rolling without slipping. Its kinetic energy can be decomposed into the energy of its center of mass motion (translation) and the enrgy of rotation about its center of mass. The fractions of the body's kinetc ...
*May 11, 2011 by Jason*

**reading/english**

Carbohydrates are various combinations of sugar units, or saccharides, and are the major energy source for the body. Each gram of carbohydrate contains four calories. The average person requires approximately 2,000 calories per day. Since about 60 % of our calories come from ...
*September 30, 2009 by jerson*

**Physics**

I'm sorry if it's a lot, but I want to make sure I didn't do any mistakes on this worksheet. Thanks!!1. If the mass of a Ne-20 atom is 19.9924 amu, calculate its binding energy. (I got 2.578 x 10^-11 Joules)2. If the mass of a Ca-40 atom is 39.9626 amu, calculate its binding ...
*May 8, 2008 by Emily*

**Biomechanics**

A person with a body mass of 65 kg was running over level ground with a strong tailwind, while wearing a 10 kg weighted vest. The tailwind applied a force of 125 N to the runner’s body in the horizontal direction. Early in the stance phase, the runner generated a vertical ...
*April 6, 2014 by Brendan *

**wossmaan**

the nuttyy shoppe has 10 kg of mixed pecans and cashews which sell for $8.40 per kilograms.cashews alone sell for $8 per kilogram,and pecans sell for $9 per kilogram.how many kilograms of pecans are there in the mix?
*June 17, 2010 by montrell willaims*

**physics**

If the average household uses electrical energy daily at the rate of 500. W, how much U-235 must undergo fission to supply this need for a year? (assume 200. MeV of energy are generated per fission and that the power plant is 46% efficient). 1. Energy used in Joules per year? ...
*March 16, 2010 by sasha*

**MATH**

The price of fish is £6.40 per kilogram, what is the cost of 1 kilogram (500g)?
*October 4, 2008 by Rikki*

**Physics**

A person's body is producing energy internally due to metabolic processes. If the body loses more energy than metabolic processes are generating, its temperature will drop. If the drop is severe, it can be life-threatening. Suppose a person is unclothed and energy is being ...
*December 7, 2012 by Confused*

**Math**

Suppose that humans walk about 10,000 steps per day on average. Your average step is probably about 18 inches. If so, how many inches per day do you walk? How Many feet per day do you walk? How many miles per day do you walk, to the nearest whole number?
*January 23, 2009 by Bob*

**Science 8R - help (please read!!!)**

Homework - Pick 4 out of the 6 forms (types) of energy and gives an example of each from your house. Types/Forms of Energy 1. Mechanical Energy 2. Electrical Energy 3. Electromagnetic Energy 4. Heat Energy 5. Chemical Energy 6. Nuclear Energy I'm picking heat and mechanical, ...
*November 26, 2012 by Laruen *

**Physics**

Human feet and legs store elastic energy when walking or running. They are not nearly as efficient at doing so as kangaroo legs, but the effect is significant nonetheless. If not for the storage of elastic energy, a 70.0-kg man running at 4.00 m/s would lose about 100 J of ...
*September 30, 2014 by Shannon*

**physics**

A resting person requires 14.5 L of oxygen per hour to maintain metabolic activities. Such a person breathes in 0.480 L of air at approximately 25.0 degrees celsius with each breath. The inhaled air is 20.9% while the exhaled air is 16.3%. How many oxygen molecules does a ...
*December 3, 2009 by AE*

**Calculus**

(Chemistry: Wind Chill) At 0℃ the heat loss H (in kilocalories per square meter per hour) from a person’s body can be modeled by H = 33(10√v - v + 10.45) where v is the wind speed (in meters per second). Find dH/dv and interpret its meaning. I am pretty confident ...
*March 19, 2009 by Mabeuf*

**Statistics**

Many times, we are required to use statistical measures to try and construct a problem. We run a program for a 10 different inputs. The times are measures in 1-second intervals and none of them took 0 secs. a. Suppose the standard deviation of a set of times we run the program...
*June 30, 2013 by Rubi*

**Physics**

Show that the total mechanical energy of a satellite (mass m) orbiting a distance r from the center of the Earth (mass M-e)is: -(1/2)*(G m M-e)/(r if U = 0 at r = infinity. Show that although friction causes the value of E (mechanical energy) to decrease slowly, the kinetic ...
*March 21, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

A cheetauh running 90 feet per second is 100 feet behind Gazelle running 70 feet per second. How long will it take the cheetah to catch up to the gazelle?Write and solve a linear eguation. and how do you do multi step equations 24-6r=6(4-r) please explain The relative velocity...
*November 7, 2006 by Synester*

**college physics**

In Physics we often use meters per second as the units of velocity, rather than miles per hour. Convert 1 meter per second to miles per hour to get an idea of how these units compare. Please help me by showing me step by step so I can understand it better.
*September 21, 2008 by Yvonne*

**physics**

A person's body is producing energy internally due to metabolic processes. If the body loses more energy than metabolic processes are generating, its temperature will drop. If the drop is severe, it can be life-threatening. Suppose a person is unclothed and energy is being ...
*April 18, 2012 by anonymous *

**Physics**

One kilogram of dry air at STP conditions is exposed to 1.00 R of X-rays. One roentgen is defined by Equation 32.1 in Section 32.1. An equivalent definition can be based on the fact that an exposure of one roentgen deposits 8.30 x 10-3 J of energy per kilogram of dry air. ...
*August 3, 2012 by Beth*

**math**

average cost for traning is $200 per hour per person 60 person is employs and scheduled for 25hours per year. how much would it cost
*October 13, 2014 by milton*

**L PreCal**

A car is moving at a rate of 65 miles per housr and the diameter of it's wheels is 2.5ft. Find the number of revolutions per minute the wheels are rotating. I have no idea where to begin on this question. How do you find rev per min?? Can someone walk me step by step how to ...
*August 29, 2010 by Norah*

**Physics**

When a 1.53-kilogram mass is placed on a spring with a spring constant of 30.0 newtons per meter, the spring is compressed 0.500 meter. How much energy is stored in the spring?
*January 15, 2013 by Anon*

**PHYSICS**

When a 1.53-kilogram mass is placed on a spring with a spring constant of 30.0 newtons per meter, the spring is compressed 0.500 meter. How much energy is stored in the spring?
*January 15, 2013 by Anon*

**Physics**

When a 1.53-kilogram mass is placed on a spring with a spring constant of 30.0 newtons per meter, the spring is compressed 0.500 meter. How much energy is stored in the spring?
*January 15, 2013 by Anon*

**Biology**

If a human needs to eat about 10 000 kJ per day, estimate (to the nearest gram) the mass of phytoplankton that would be required to meet their daily energy requirements. Based on this value, approximately what proportion of her own body weight in phytoplankton would a 60 kg ...
*February 25, 2011 by Anonymous student*

**ALGEBRA - Proportional**

The velocity ( v meters per second ) of a body is known to be proportional to the sqaure root of it's kinetic energy ( e ejoules). When the velocity of a body is 120m/s it's kinetic energy is 1600J. Write down the relationship between v , e using k as the constant of varation...
*November 5, 2007 by AMY*

**Physics**

A person is standing outdoors in the shade where the temperature is 22 °C. (a) What is the radiant energy absorbed per second by his head when it is covered with hair? The surface area of the hair (assumed to be flat) is 180 cm2 and its emissivity is 0.84. (b) What would be ...
*April 30, 2013 by Tim*

**maths**

The ‘body mass index’ is used to find the body weight that is appropriate for a person’s height. It is calculated using the formula. I = W/H^2 Where I is the body mass, W is the person’s weight in kg, and H is the person’s height in metres. Use the formula to find the body ...
*May 9, 2007 by katie*

**physics 9th grade **

What is the impulse that must be applied to stop a 90-kilogram running back on a field at a speed of 4.5 meters per second. (Hint:remember the relationship of impulse and change in momentum)
*November 18, 2014 by mya*

**maths**

The ‘body mass index’ is used to find the body weight that is appropriate for a person’s height. It is calculated using the formula. I = W (I = W divided by H squared) H 2 Where I is the body mass, W is the person’s weight in kg, and H is the person’s height in metres. If the ...
*May 12, 2007 by katie*

**physics**

S.O.S!!! In terms of saving energy, bicycling and walking are far more efficient means of transportation than is travel by automobile. For example, when riding at 15.0 mi/h, a cyclist uses food energy at a rate of about 400 kcal/h above what he would use if he were merely ...
*September 27, 2010 by Frankie *

**Algebra**

The formula to compute a person's body mass index is B=703*w/h2 B represents the body mass index, w is the person's weight in pounds and h represents the person's height in inches. I need to: a. solve the formula for w. b. What is the weight to the nearest pound of a person ...
*October 14, 2009 by Tyler*

**chemistry**

A 43 kg person drinks 490 g of milk, which has a "caloric" value of approximately 3.0 kJ/g. If only 16% of the energy in milk is converted to mechanical work, how high (in meters) can the person climb based on this energy intake? [Hint: The work done in ascending is given by ...
*September 26, 2008 by jamie*

**chemistry**

A 51 kg person drinks 330. g of milk, which has a "caloric" value of approximately 3.0 kJ/g. If only 18% of the energy in milk is converted to mechanical work, how high (in meters) can the person climb based on this energy intake? [Hint: The work done in ascending is given by ...
*September 18, 2011 by Ellie*

**chemistry**

A 51 kg person drinks 270. g of milk, which has a "caloric" value of approximately 3.0 kJ/g. If only 15% of the energy in milk is converted to mechanical work, how high (in meters) can the person climb based on this energy intake? [Hint: The work done in ascending is given by ...
*September 19, 2011 by Anonymous*

**science**

A 49 kg person drinks 270. g of milk, which has a "caloric" value of approximately 3.0 kJ/g. If only 16% of the energy in milk is converted to mechanical work, how high (in meters) can the person climb based on this energy intake? [Hint: The work done in ascending is given by...
*September 14, 2012 by Alyssa*

**math**

The butcher shop sells a 3 lb package of chicken legs for $9.57. The supermarket sells chicken legs for $7.68/kg. Determine the price per kilogram that each store charges. Which store has the lower price per kilogram?
*January 14, 2013 by alan*

**physic**

A 7.28-kilogram bowling ball traveling 8.50 meters per second east collides head-on with a 5.45 kilogram bowling ball traveling 10.0 meters per second west. Determine the magnitude of the total momentum of the two-ball system after the collision
*December 10, 2014 by natsu*

**Physics**

Biomedical measurements show that the arms and hands together typically make up 13.0% of a person's mass, while the legs and feet together account for 37.0% . For a rough (but reasonable) calculation, we can model the arms and legs as thin uniform bars pivoting about the ...
*February 23, 2012 by john*

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