Tuesday

October 13, 2015
Number of results: 61,066

**Physics**

A block whose weight is 34.0 N rests on a horizontal table. A horizontal force of 27.2 N is applied to the block. The coefficients of static and kinetic friction are 0.600 and 0.472, respectively. Will the block move under the influence of the force, and, if so, what will be ...
*November 7, 2013 by Samantha*

**Physics**

A force of 12.7 N pulls horizontally on a 1.4-kg block that slides on a rough, horizontal surface. This block is connected by a horizontal string to a second block of mass m2 = 2.32 kg on the same surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction is µk = 0.22 for both blocks. (a) ...
*November 13, 2014 by Denise*

**physics**

2. You push a 2.0 Kg block against a horizontal spring (the spring constant is k=200 N/m) compressing it by 15 cm. Then you release the block and the spring sends it sliding across a tabletop. The block stops 75 cm from where you released it. (a) Find the work done by the ...
*December 1, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 17 N horizontal force F pushes a block weighing 3.0 N against a vertical wall. The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.65, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.45. Assume that the block is not moving initially. (a) Will the block move? ...
*July 14, 2010 by Sam*

**physics**

A 12 N horizontal force pushes a block weighing 5.0 N against a vertical wall (Fig. 6-26).The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.60, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.40. Assume that the block is not moving initially. (a) Will the ...
*January 5, 2014 by Hamed*

**phyzzzics**

I NEED ANSWERS AND HOW YOU GOT IT~!! 3. If you use a horizontal force of 30.0 N to slide a 12.0-kg wooden crate across a floor at a constant velocity, what is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate and the floor? 4. A force of 4.0N is large enough to overcome ...
*December 6, 2009 by johnica!*

**physics**

A physics student pulls a block of mass m = 20 kg up an incline at a slow constant velocity for a distance of d = 4.5 m. The incline makes an angle Δ = 30° with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the inclined plane is µk = 0.2. a)...
*March 8, 2015 by sunny*

**physics**

4 kg block rests on a smooth horizontal surface,upper surface of 4 kg is rough.A block of mass 2 kg is placed on its upper surface.The acceleration of upper block with respect to earth when 4 kg mass is pulled by a horizontal force of 30N?coefficient of static friction=0.8 and...
*June 4, 2014 by zoha*

**physics**

A 17.9 kg block is dragged over a rough, horizontal surface by a constant force of 119 N acting at an angle of 30◦ above the horizontal. The block is displaced 40.7 m, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.111. what is the final speed
*December 9, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 17.9 kg block is dragged over a rough, horizontal surface by a constant force of 119 N acting at an angle of 30◦ above the horizontal. The block is displaced 40.7 m, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.111. what is the final speed
*December 9, 2014 by dsds*

**Physic**

A 3.5 kg block is pushed along a horizontal floor by a force of magnitude 15 N at an angle è = 40° with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the floor is 0.25. Calculate the magnitudes of (a) the frictional force on the block from the floor...
*September 28, 2011 by Don*

**Physics**

A 290 g block is dropped onto a relaxed vertical spring that has a spring constant of k = 2.6 N/cm. The block becomes attached to the spring and compresses the spring 10 cm before momentarily stopping. (a) While the spring is being compressed, what work is done on the block by...
*October 5, 2009 by Mario*

**Re: Physics/Math**

A 17 N horizontal force F pushes a block weighing 6.0 N against a vertical wall. The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.68, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.48. Assume that the block is not moving initially. Will the block move? In ...
*February 10, 2007 by COFFEE*

**AP Physics**

15. A 3.0 kg block is pushed 3.0 m at a constant velocity up a vertical wall by a constant force applied at an angle of 30.0 with the horizontal, as shown in the figure. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the...
*February 26, 2011 by jeff*

**Physics**

A block of mass m1 = 4.90 kg sits on top of a second block of mass m2 = 14.5 kg, which in turn is on a horizontal table. The coefficients of friction between the two blocks are µs = 0.300 and µk = 0.100. The coefficients of friction between the lower block and the rough table ...
*November 16, 2013 by Tom*

**Science**

A Block rests on a horizontal surface.The normal force is 20 N.The coefficient of static friction between the block and the surface is 0,40 and the coefficient of dynamic friction is 0,20. What Is the magnitude of the frictional force exerted on the block while the block is at...
*February 2, 2015 by Lesego*

**physics**

because of friction, a constant force of 20 N is needed to slide a box across a room to the right at a constant speed, and box is moved 3 m. What is the friction force and how much work is done by friction force?? How much work is done by gravity? How much work is done by ...
*October 1, 2006 by mitch*

**physics**

A block of mass m1 = 4.50 kg sits on top of a second block of mass m2 = 13.9 kg, which in turn is on a horizontal table. The coefficients of friction between the two blocks are µs = 0.300 and µk = 0.100. The coefficients of friction between the lower block and the rough table ...
*May 21, 2007 by micole*

**Physics**

This is a question related to work. Today we had a pop quiz in my physics class and I am just trying to check my work here :D 1) if there is a 5 kg block on a horizontal table connected with string to a 3 kg block hanging off the side of the table through a pulley. Assume the ...
*October 20, 2014 by William*

**Physics**

A 4.0 kg block is stacked on top of a 12.0 kg block, whcih is accelerating along a horizontal table at a = 5.2 s^-2 m. Let Mu k = Mu s = Mu. (a) What mininum coefficent of friction Mu between the two blocks will prevent the 4.0 kg block from sliding off? (b) If Mu is only half...
*August 20, 2009 by QUESTION*

**physics**

A block of mass 2.50 kg is pushed 2.80 m along a frictionless horizontal table by a constant 12.0 N force directed 25.0° below the horizontal. (a) Determine the work done by the applied force. J (b) Determine the work done by the normal force exerted by the table. J (c) ...
*October 10, 2012 by monic*

**physics**

A block of mass 2.50 kg is pushed 2.80 m along a frictionless horizontal table by a constant 12.0 N force directed 25.0° below the horizontal. (a) Determine the work done by the applied force. J (b) Determine the work done by the normal force exerted by the table. J (c) ...
*October 12, 2012 by monic*

**Physics**

A block rests on a horizontal, frictionless surface. A string is attached to the block, and is pulled with a force of 45.0 N at an angle è above the horizontal, as shown in Figure 7-23. After the block is pulled through a distance of 1.50 m its speed is v = 2.90 m/s, and 50.0 ...
*March 1, 2012 by Anna*

**Physics**

A block rests on a horizontal, frictionless surface. A string is attached to the block, and is pulled with a force of 45.0 N at an angle è above the horizontal, as shown in Figure 7-23. After the block is pulled through a distance of 1.50 m its speed is v = 2.90 m/s, and 50.0 ...
*March 1, 2012 by Anna*

**Physics**

A block of mass m1 = 4.80 kg sits on top of a second block of mass m2 = 15.6 kg, which in turn is on a horizontal table. The coefficients of friction between the two blocks are µs = 0.300 and µk = 0.100. The coefficients of friction between the lower block and the rough table ...
*October 31, 2009 by Annie*

**Physics**

A 0.40kg block is held against a compressed spring of stiffness 68.2N/m and compression 0.64m parallel to a 24 degree incline that is 1.27m long. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the incline is 0.34. The external force holding the block against the ...
*October 18, 2012 by Alphonse*

**Physics **

the only part i cant figure out is the max static friction force that acts on the block. please help show me how to find it Suppose a block with mass 2.00 kg is resting on a ramp. If the coefficient of static friction between the block and the ramp is 0.320, what maximum angle...
*May 21, 2011 by sarah*

**Physics**

A 2.95 kg block on a horizontal floor is attached to a horizontal spring that is initially compressed 0.0330 m. The spring has force constant 900 N/m. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the floor and the block is 0.42 . The block and spring are released from rest and ...
*March 13, 2012 by Kelsey*

**science**

A 2:35 kg block is pushed 1:57 m up a vertical wall with constant speed by a constant force of magnitude F applied at an angle of 67.5 degree with the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and wall is 0....
*October 21, 2007 by aksha*

**Physics **

Problem 3- A block of mass m1 = 4 kg moves from rest under the influence of a varying force F(x) = 4x + 38, where F is in newton and x is in meters, on a rough horizontal surface having a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.2. The block is connected by a light cord passing ...
*December 1, 2013 by Mariam*

**physics**

A 13 N horizontal force pushes a block weighing 4.5 N against a vertical wall (Fig. 6-26). The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.68, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.35. Assume that the block is not moving initially. In unit-vector ...
*March 6, 2011 by karim*

**physics**

A 10 N horizontal force pushes a block weighing 4.9 N against a vertical wall (Fig. 6-26). The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.55, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.35. Assume that the block is not moving initially. In unit-vector ...
*October 23, 2011 by Andrea*

**Physics **

A horizontal force, F1 = 85 N, and a force, F2 = 18.4 N acting at an angle of θ to the horizontal, are applied to a block of mass m = 2.1 kg. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the surface is μk = 0.2. The block is moving to the right. A. Solve...
*October 9, 2014 by Harry*

**physics**

A horizontal force of magnitude 33.5 N pushes a block of mass 3.80 kg a distance of 3.00 m across a floor, where the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.600. (a) How much work is done by that applied force on the block-floor system?
*December 18, 2011 by t.a.*

**Physics**

In the system shown in the figure, suppose the block has a mass of 2.7kg , the spring has a force constant of 500N/m , and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the floor is 0.18. Find the work done on the block by the spring and by friction as the block is...
*October 9, 2014 by Hannah*

**physics**

A 13.9 kg block is dragged over a rough, horizontal surface by a 70.7 N force acting at 19.8 degrees above the horizontal. The block is displaced 4.55 m, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.298. How much energy is lost due to friction?
*October 31, 2009 by Anonymous*

**mit physyscs**

A block of mass 2 kg is initially at rest on a horizontal surface. At time , we begin pushing on it with a horizontal force that varies with time as , where 0.6 N/s . We stop pushing at time s [ for ]. (a) First, assume the surface is frictionless. What is the magnitude of the...
*December 6, 2013 by juanpro*

**physics**

In the system shown in the figure, suppose the block has a mass of 3.3 , the spring has a force constant of 490 , and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the floor is 0.13. Find the work done on the block by the spring and by friction as the block is ...
*December 8, 2011 by Patrick Jarvis*

**physics**

A 3.0-kg block is on a frictionless horizontal surface. The block is at rest when, at t = 0, a force (magnitude P = 2.0 N) acting at an angle of 22° above the horizontal is applied to the block. At what rate is the force P doing work at t = 2.0 s? A. 2.3 W B. 2.0 W C. 1.4 W D...
*April 27, 2010 by qambar*

**operating system**

Problem 3- A block of mass m1 = 4 kg moves from rest under the influence of a varying force F(x) = 4x + 38, where F is in newton and x is in meters, on a rough horizontal surface having a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.2. The block is connected by a light cord passing ...
*December 3, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 33.0 kg box initially at rest is pushed 5.95 m along a rough, horizontal floor with a constant applied horizontal force of 145 N. If the coefficient of friction between box and floor is 0.300. find: the work done by the applied force the increase in internal energy in the ...
*October 14, 2011 by gene*

**Physics**

A 2.97 kg block initially at rest is pulled to the right along a horizontal surface by a constant, horizontal force of 12.9 N. The coeﬃcient of kinetic friction is 0.126. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. Find the speed of the block after it has moved 2.92 m. ...
*December 1, 2011 by Jem*

**Physics**

A 39.0 kg box initially at rest is pushed 4.50 m along a rough, horizontal floor with a constant applied horizontal force of 135 N. If the coefficient of friction between box and floor is 0.300, find the following. (a) the work done by the applied force J (b) the increase in ...
*April 28, 2013 by Vince*

**Physics**

A 2.0 lb block is given an initial speed of 4.0 ft/sec up an inclined plane starting from a point 2.0 feet from the bottom as measured along the plane. If the plane makes an angle (theta = 30 degrees) with the horizontal and the coefficient of friction is 0.20, how far up the ...
*March 12, 2015 by Nora*

**physics**

A mass m = 14.0 kg is pulled along a horizontal floor with NO friction for a distance d =8.7 m. Then the mass is pulled up an incline that makes an angle θ = 27.0° with the horizontal and has a coefficient of kinetic friction μk = 0.41. The entire time the massless ...
*October 1, 2012 by need of help*

**Physics please help**

Starting from rest, a 5.00 kg block slides 2.50 m down a rough 30.0 degree incline. The coefficient of kinetic friction between block and the incline is .436. Determine the work done by the friction force between block and incline and the work done on the normal force?
*October 12, 2011 by Dee*

**physics**

A block rests on a horizontal frictionless surface. A string is attached to the block, and is pulled with a force of 60.0 N at an angle θ above the horizontal. After the block is pulled through a distance of 2.00 m, its speed is 2.70 m/s, and 43.0 J of work has been done ...
*February 25, 2014 by Jake*

**Physics**

A)A block rests on a horizontal frictionless surface. A string is attached to the block, and is pulled with a force of 60.0 N at an angle θ above the horizontal. After the block is pulled through a distance of 2.00 m, its speed is 2.70 m/s, and 43.0 J of work has been ...
*February 26, 2014 by Tsion*

**Physics**

Speed: A block lies on a horizontal frictionless surface. A horizontal force of 100 N is applied to the block, giving rise to an acceleration of 3 m/s2. What is the speed of the block after 10s? I think I would just multiple the two and put it in terms of speed but I am not sure.
*February 25, 2015 by Rachel*

**Physics**

A 2.0 kg block of iron slides along a floor, decreasing its speed from 4.0 m/s to 1.0 m/s. a) How much work does the frictional resistance of the floor do on the block? b) If the reduction in velocity occurred over a distance of 10 m, what was the force of friction acting on ...
*June 24, 2015 by idnchfywek*

**Physics**

Starting from rest, a 5.00 kg block slides 2.50 m down a rough 30.0 degree incline. The coefficient of kinetic friction between block and the incline is .436. Determine the work done by the friction force between block and incline and the work done on the normal force?
*October 12, 2011 by Dee*

**Physics**

Starting from rest, a 5.00 kg block slides 2.50 m down a rough 30.0 degree incline. The coefficient of kinetic friction between block and the incline is .436. Determine the work done by the friction force between block and incline and the work done on the normal force
*October 13, 2011 by Dee*

**Physics **

A 5.00-kg block is placed on top of a 12.0-kg block that rests on a frictionless table. The coefficient of static friction between the two blocks is 0.650. What is the maximum horizontal force that can be applied before the 5.00-kg block begins to slip relative to the 12.0-kg ...
*November 10, 2014 by John*

**Physics**

A block is pushed across a horizontal surface with a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.15 by applying a 150 N horizontal force. If the block accelerates at the rate of 2.53 m/s2 (squared), what is the mass of the block?
*October 24, 2011 by Chris*

**physics**

A 4.85-kg block is placed on top of a 12.0-kg block that rests on a frictionless table. The coefficient of static friction between the two blocks is 0.645. What is the maximum horizontal force that can be applied before the 4.85-kg block begins to slip relative to the 12.0-kg ...
*November 7, 2011 by zach*

**physics**

A block is initially sliding along a horizontal surface with 24.6 J of kinetic energy. Friction causes the block’s speed to be halved in a distance of 3.20 m. a) What is the kinetic energy of the block after traveling the 3.20 m? b) What is the magnitude of the kinetic ...
*July 16, 2012 by Katie*

**Physics**

A force of 40 N is applied at an angle of 30oabove the horizon to a 5 kg block that is at rest on a rough horizontal surface. After the block starts to move with an acceleration of 3 m/s2, what is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface...
*May 15, 2009 by Angela*

**Physics**

A 6.99-kg block is placed on top of a 12.9-kg block that rests on a frictionless table. The coefficient of static friction between the two blocks is 0.565. What is the maximum horizontal force that can be applied before the 6.99-kg block begins to slip relative to the 12.9-kg ...
*October 6, 2014 by Kyler G.*

**Physics**

A block of mass 0.5 kg rests on a smooth inclined plane. It is then pushed by a horizontal force of 16N. When the block has displaced 5m along the inclined plane. What would be the speed of the block if the plane is rough and a friction of 5N is acting on the block?
*December 5, 2010 by Alex*

**Physics**

A block of mass m = 4.30 kg slides along a horizontal table with speed v0 = 8.50 m/s. At x = 0 it hits a spring with spring constant k = 31.00 N/m and it also begins to experience a friction force. The coefficient of friction is given by μ = 0.150. How far has the spring ...
*October 5, 2014 by Olivia*

**physics**

1. A piece of rectangular block weighing 5 kg is pressed on a vertical wall by a horizontal force applied to the block. If the coefficient of friction between the block and the wall is 2.0, what force is necessary to keep the block in place? 2. If the force in Prob. 1 is ...
*March 20, 2013 by ruby*

**physics**

A 2.00 kg block, on a horizontal surface with coefficient of static friction 0.900, is pushed by a force that is directed down at an angle of 30.0 degrees to the horizontal. Find the minimum magnitude of the force needed to get the block to start moving. so I found my N force ...
*November 19, 2010 by Trace*

**physics**

8) A 6.0-kg block initially at rest is pulled to the right along a frictionless, horizontal surface by a constant horizontal force of 12 N. Use the work-kinetic energy theorem to find the block’s speed after it has moved 3.0 m.
*September 20, 2014 by papy*

**physics**

A block of weight w = 35.0 N sits on a frictionless inclined plane, which makes an angle theta = 27.0 degrees with respect to the horizontal. A force of magnitude F = 15.9 N, applied parallel to the incline, is just sufficient to pull the block up the plane at constant speed. ...
*February 26, 2010 by Anonymous*

**AP Physics C**

A 4.10 kg block is pushed along a floor by a constant applied force that is horizontal and has a magnitude of 39.0 N. Figure 6-26 gives the block's speed v versus time t as the block moves along an x axis on the floor. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the ...
*October 28, 2014 by John*

**physic**

Part 1 A 3.0 kg block is pushed 3.0 m at a constant velocity up a vertical wall by a constant force applied at an angle of 30.0 ◦ with the horizontal, as shown in the ﬁgure. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2. If the coeﬃcient of kinetic friction ...
*February 25, 2011 by ally*

**Physics**

A 235-g block is pressed against a spring of force constant 1.55 kN/m until the block compresses the spring 10.0 cm. The spring rests at the bottom of a ramp inclined at 60.0° to the horizontal. Using energy considerations, determine how far up the incline the block moves from...
*November 8, 2011 by marvin*

**Physics**

A 235-g block is pressed against a spring of force constant 1.55 kN/m until the block compresses the spring 10.0 cm. The spring rests at the bottom of a ramp inclined at 60.0° to the horizontal. Using energy considerations, determine how far up the incline the block moves from...
*November 8, 2011 by marvin*

**physics**

A 3.39 kg block is placed on top of a 11.8 kg block. A horizontal force of F = 61.3 N is applied to the 11.8 kg block, and the 3.39 kg block is tied to the wall. The coeﬃcient of kinetic friction between all moving surfaces is 0.112. There is friction both between the ...
*October 4, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 3.39 kg block is placed on top of a 11.8 kg block. A horizontal force of F = 61.3 N is applied to the 11.8 kg block, and the 3.39 kg block is tied to the wall. The coeﬃcient of kinetic friction between all moving surfaces is 0.112. There is friction both between the ...
*October 4, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Two blocks, each with a mass = 0.168 kg, can slide without friction on a horizontal surface. Initially, block 1 is in motion with a speed = 1.28 m/s; block 2 is at rest. When block 1 collides with block 2, a spring bumper on block 1 is compressed. Maximum compression of the ...
*March 5, 2012 by Lilly *

**physics**

Two blocks, each with a mass m = 0.400 kg, can slide without friction on a horizontal surface. Initially, block 1 is in motion with a speed $v$ = 1.20 m/s; block 2 is at rest. When block 1 collides with block 2, a spring bumper on block 1 is compressed. Maximum compression of ...
*March 5, 2014 by Ted*

**Physics**

A block of mass m is projected at speed Vo up a rough plane inclined at an angle theta to the horizontal. Model the block as a particle and assume that the frictional force acting is given by kv^2, where v is the block's speed and k is a constant. What is the block's equation ...
*May 13, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 60 kg block slides along the top of a 100 kg block with an acceleration of 3.0 m/s2 when a horizontal force F of 320 N is applied. The 100 kg block sits on a horizontal frictionless surface, but there is friction between the two blocks. (a) Find the coefficient of kinetic ...
*October 12, 2011 by Henry*

**Classical Mechanics Physics**

A block of mass m= 3 kg is initially at rest on a horizontal surface. At time t=0, we begin pushing on it with a horizontal force that varies with time as F(t)=βt2, where β= 1.2 N/s2. We stop pushing at time t1=5 s [F(t)=0 for t>t1]. (a) First, assume the surface ...
*December 6, 2013 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Part 1 A block of mass 4 kg, which has an initial speed of 8 m/s at time t = 0, slides on a horizontal surface.Find the magnitude of the work that must be done on the block to bring it to rest. Answer in units of J. Part 2 If a constant friction force of magnitude 5 Newtons is...
*February 25, 2011 by ally*

**physics **

Block A (Mass = 2.319 kg) and Block B (Mass = 1.870 kg) are attached by a massless string as shown in the diagram. Block A sits on a horizontal tabletop. There is friction between the surface and Block A. The string passes over (you guessed it) a frictionless, massless pulley...
*October 8, 2015 by Carly*

**Physics**

A 17.9 kg block is dragged over a rough, hor- izontal surface by a constant force of 74.1 N acting at an angle of angle 32.3◦ above the horizontal. The block is displaced 72.4 m and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.242. Find the work done by the 74.1 N force. The...
*June 22, 2014 by Kaylee*

**Physics**

A block (weight= 10kg) is sitting on a surface with friction (coefficient= 0.5). A force (push) is applied to the end of the block, 35 degrees below the horizontal. Calculate the magnitude of the force to move the block.
*October 16, 2012 by Frederic*

**physics**

a 3.5 kg block is accelerated from rest by a compressed spring of spring constant 640 N/m. The block leaves the spring at the springs relaxation length.The block then travels over a horizontal floor with coefficient of kinetic friction 0.25. The friction force stops the block...
*November 23, 2010 by help*

**Physics**

A block of mass 3.42 kg is drawn at constant speed a distance of 1.32 m along a horizontal floor by a rope exerting a constant force of magnitude 8.62 N and making an angle of 17.0 degrees above the horizontal. Compute the coefficient of friction between the block and the floor.
*April 18, 2013 by CPhy*

**Physics**

A block of mass 3.42 kg is drawn at constant speed a distance of 1.32 m along a horizontal floor by a rope exerting a constant force of magnitude 8.62 N and making an angle of 17.0 degrees above the horizontal. Compute the coefficient of friction between the block and the floor.
*April 18, 2013 by CPhy*

**physics (lVERY LONG)**

A force of 200 N is being exerted on a blocki, which has a mass of 10 kg and is on 30 degrees inclined plane. The force is acting up the plane and parallel to it. The coefficient of friction between the block and the plane is .3 and the plane is 12 m long. a. What is the ...
*November 22, 2010 by rhet butler*

**physics**

a 2.00 kg block is attached to a spring of force constant 500 N/m. The block is pulled 5.00 cm to the right of equilibrium and released from rest. Find the speed of the block as it passes through equilibrium if a) the horizontal surface is frictionless and b) the coefficient ...
*March 7, 2007 by Jean*

**physics**

A block of mass m = 4.20 kg slides along a horizontal table with speed v0 = 9.50 m/s. At x = 0 it hits a spring with spring constant k = 62.00 N/m and it also begins to experience a friction force. The coefficient of friction is given by μ = 0.150. How far has the spring ...
*October 15, 2014 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**

A block of mass m= 3 kg is initially at rest on a horizontal surface. At time t=0, we begin pushing on it with a horizontal force that varies with time as F(t)=βt2, where β= 0.6 N/s2. We stop pushing at time t1=5 s [F(t)=0 for t>t1]. (a) First, assume the surface ...
*December 9, 2013 by socorro*

**physics**

A 10.0-kg block is at rest on a horizontal floor. If you push horizontally on the 10.0-kg block with a force of 20.0 N, it just starts to move. (a) What is the coefficient of static friction? b) A 12.0-kg block is stacked on top of the 10.0-kg block. What is the magnitude F of...
*February 17, 2011 by melad *

**physics**

A 5.0-kg block is at rest on a horizontal floor. If you push horizontally on the 5.0-kg block with a force of 10.0 N, it just starts to move. (a) What is the coefficient of static friction? (b) A 12.0-kg block is stacked on top of the 5.0-kg block. What is the magnitude F of ...
*February 16, 2012 by Julie*

**physics**

A 300 kg boulder is dragged 8 m across level ground with a chain that makes an angle of 37° with the horizontal. If the applied force on the chain is 800 N and there is a coefficient of friction of 0.20, find (a) the work done by the applied force, (b) the force of friction, (...
*June 26, 2015 by zuqndorpchfj*

**Re: Physics/Math**

A 3.0 kg block, initially in motion, is pushed along a horizontal floor by a force F of magnitude 18 N at an angle = 45° with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and floor is 0.25. (Assume the positive direction is to the right.) Calculate the...
*February 10, 2007 by COFFEE*

**Physics**

A 5 kg block is placed on top of a 10 kg block as shown above. A horizontal force of 45 N is applied to the 10 kg block, while the 5 kg block is tied to the wall. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the moving surfaces is 0.20. Determine (a) the tension in the string ...
*February 23, 2014 by Chrxeyshthoufov*

**Biomechanics**

A 10 kg block sits motionless on a table in spite of an applied horizontal force of 2 N. What are the magnitudes of the reaction force and friction force acting on the block?
*April 18, 2013 by Jami*

**physics PLEASE help**

A 5.0-kg block is at rest on a horizontal floor. If you push horizontally on the 5.0-kg block with a force of 10.0 N, it just starts to move. (a) What is the coefficient of static friction? (b) A 12.0-kg block is stacked on top of the 5.0-kg block. What is the magnitude F of ...
*February 16, 2012 by Julie*

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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*

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if the weight of the block,W,is 2.5 kilogram,the coefficient of static friction,0.25,and the coefficient of kinetic friction,0.15,determine: (a) the force necessary to hold the block sliding down (b) the force necessary to pull the block up the plane with uniform speed
*March 6, 2013 by helpppp meeeeeeee PHYSICS.........................*

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a 3 kg block slides down a frictionless plane inclined 20 degrees to the horizontal. If the length of the plane's surface is 1.50m, how much work is done, and by what force? suppose the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the plane. What would be the net work...
*January 10, 2011 by mandy*

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A 2.8 kg block is pushed a distance D = 9.8 meters at a constant velocity by a force F = 46 N at an angle A = 30. It takes 8.1 seconds to move the block. Friction can be ignored. What is the work done on the block by the force?
*March 4, 2015 by Tevin*

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A block of wood weighing 10newton is placed on the horizontal table,it is then pulled by means of a spring balance attached to one of its ends,the block just begins to move when the spring balance records the horizontal force 5newton.what is the coefficient of static motion ...
*November 24, 2011 by pearl*

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A 2.0kg block is sitting on a 15 degree incline. The coefficient of friction is 0.22. What is the minimum force needed to cause the block to accelerate UP the slope? The force applied has to be slightly greater than the force of friction (mu(mgCosTheta)) plus the component of ...
*September 13, 2006 by mclanee*