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Science
A force of 70.0 N is exerted at an angle of 30.0° below the horizontal on a block of mass 8.00 kg that is resting on a table. What is the magnitude of the normal force acting on the block?
Tuesday, February 16, 2010 at 3:08pm by Dan Sanchez

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 ...
Sunday, March 6, 2011 at 12:25pm 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 ...
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 6:54pm by Andrea

physics
A -kg block is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface. It is pulled with a constant horizontal force N. How long must it be pulled before its speed is m/s? t_{pull} =
Friday, February 21, 2014 at 1:17pm by sean

PHYSICS
A -kg block is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface. It is pulled with a constant horizontal force N. How long must it be pulled before its speed is m/s? t pull =
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 7:18pm by cristy

physics
A 3.20 kg block is pushed along the ceiling with a constant applied force of 85.0 N that acts at an angle of 55.0° with the horizontal. The block accelerates to the right at 7.50 m/s2. Determine the coefficient of kinetic friction between block and ceiling. Would appreciate ...
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at 4:34am by megan

Physics
Suppose the block is released from rest with the spring compressed 5.50 cm. The mass of the block is 1.60 kg and the force constant of the spring is 965 N/m . Assume the surface is frictionless. A) What is the speed of the block when the spring expands to a compression of only...
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 3:27pm by Leah

Physics
In a target shooting game, wooden blocks are thrown into the air and shot in flight. A block of 0.8kg has a speed of 10 m/s at the top of its trajectory when it is hit by a bullet from below at an angel 60° from horizontal. The mass of the bullet is 5.0 g and its speed is 550m...
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 7:06pm by Mike

Physics
In a target shooting game, wooden blocks are thrown into the air and shot in flight. A block of 0.8kg has a speed of 10 m/s at the top of its trajectory when it is hit by a bullet from below at an angel 60° from horizontal. The mass of the bullet is 5.0 g and its speed is 550m...
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 7:26pm by Mike

physics
A light spring with force constant 3.00 N/m is compressed by 6.00 cm as it is held between a 0.350 kg block on the left and a 0.700 kg block on the right, both resting on a horizontal surface. The spring exerts a force on each block, tending to push them apart. The blocks are ...
Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at 4:16am by natalie

Physics
A horizontal force presses the block of mass 10kg to the wall. What is the minimum magnitude of the applied force which can hold the block on the wall without accelerating it down if the coefficient of static friction (pico per second) between the block and the wall is 0.40.
Sunday, July 10, 2011 at 1:54pm by Myyke

Physics
A mass m1 = 5.0 kg rests on a frictionless table and connected by a massless string to another mass m2 = 5.9 kg. A force of magnitude F = 40.0 N pulls m1 to the left a distance d = 0.77 m. 1)How much work is done by the force F on the two block system? 2)What is the final ...
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 8:32pm by J.C.

Physics
A block of mass m = 2.00 kg rests on the left edge of a block of mass M = 8.00 kg. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the two blocks is 0.300, and the surface on which the 8.00- kg block rests is frictionless. A constant horizontal force of magnitude F = 10.0 N is ...
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 8:24pm by Zac

physics
A block of mass = 0.85 kg is connected to a spring of force constant = 775N/m on a smooth, horizontal surface. 1) Plot the potential energy of the spring from = -5.00 cm to = 5.00 cm. 2) Determine the turning points of the block if its speed at x = 0 is 1.1 m/s I am so stumped...
Sunday, October 16, 2011 at 4:53pm by leeece

physics
A block of mass = 0.85 kg is connected to a spring of force constant = 775N/m on a smooth, horizontal surface. 1) Plot the potential energy of the spring from = -5.00 cm to = 5.00 cm. 2) Determine the turning points of the block if its speed at x = 0 is 1.1 m/s I am so stumped...
Sunday, October 16, 2011 at 4:58pm by leeece

Physics
A block,mass 20kg,is pulled upwards by a force F along a plane inclined at 30 degree to the horizontal.it accelerate along the inclined plane at 2m.s-2. The surface of the inclined exert a friction force on the block calculate the component of the gravitational force exerted ...
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 2:52pm by Kenneth

Physics
A block,mass 20kg,is pulled upwards by a force F along a plane inclined at 30 degree to the horizontal.it accelerate along the inclined plane at 2m.s-2. The surface of the inclined exert a friction force on the block calculate the component of the gravitational force exerted ...
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 2:53pm by Kenneth

physics
A 2.0-N force acts horizontally on a 10-N block that is initially at rest on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the surface is 0.50. What is the magnitude of the frictional force that acts on the block
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 9:41pm by kelly

Physics
What force must be exerted on block A in order for block b not to fall. The coefficient of static friction between block A and B is 0.55, and the horizontal surface is frictionless.
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 1:03pm by Kayla

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...
Friday, December 6, 2013 at 10:26am by juanpro

physics
A 11.1-kg block rests on a horizontal table and is attached to one end of a massless, horizontal spring. By pulling horizontally on the other end of the spring, someone causes the block to accelerate uniformly and reach a speed of 3.12 m/s in 1.17 s. In the process, the spring...
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 7:08pm by Michelle

physics
A 5.00 g bullet moving with an initial speed of 340 m/s is fired into and passes through a 1.00 kg block. The block, initially at rest on a frictionless, horizontal surface, is connected to a spring of force constant 860 N/m. (a) If the block moves 5.50 cm to the right after ...
Monday, March 23, 2009 at 10:19pm by Jennifer

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?
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 6:11pm by Dee

Physics
Sally applies a horizontal force of 500 N with a rope to dtag a wooden crate across a floor with a constant speed. The rope tied to the crate is pulled at an angle of 67.5 degrees. a) How much force is exerted by the rope on the crate? b) What work is done by Sally if the ...
Wednesday, November 14, 2007 at 11:34pm by Elizabeth

physics- please !
A 3.0kg- block sits on top of a 5.0kg block which is on a horizontal surface. The 5.0-kg block is pulled to the right with a force as shown in the figure . The coefficient of static friction between all surfaces is 0.65 and the kinetic coefficient is 0.42. PART A: What is the ...
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 11:01pm by jeni

physics- please !
A 3.0kg- block sits on top of a 5.0kg block which is on a horizontal surface. The 5.0-kg block is pulled to the right with a force as shown in the figure . The coefficient of static friction between all surfaces is 0.65 and the kinetic coefficient is 0.42. PART A: What is the ...
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 11:24pm by jeni

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?
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 5:27pm 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
Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 1:40pm by Dee

Physics
A 45 kg trunk is pushed 7.8 m at constant speed up a 30° incline by a constant horizontal force. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the trunk and the incline is 0.23. a)Calculate the work done by the applied horizontal force. b)Calculate the work done by the weight of...
Friday, October 23, 2009 at 3:41pm by Rachel

physics
Three identical blocks connected by ideal strings are being pulled along a horizontal frictionless surface by a horizontal force . (Figure 1) The magnitude of the tension in the string between blocks B and C is = 3.00 . Assume that each block has mass = 0.400 . Part A What is ...
Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 8:34pm by sammy

Physics
A 2 kg block is pulled from rest along a horizontal surface by a rope with a force of 16 N. It experiences a constant frictional force of 3 N. How far has the block moved in the first five seconds?
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 12:29am by arcos15

Physics help
A 5 kg block is pulled from rest along a horizontal surface by a rope with a force of 12 N. It experiences a constant frictional force of 1 N. How far has the block moved in the first six seconds?
Friday, October 26, 2012 at 2:23am by arcos15

physics
A block of mass m = 14 kg is pressed with a horizontal force F against a frictionless ramp of angle θ = 78∘. What is the magnitude of the normal force exerted by the incline surface on the block?
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 2:39am by ss01

physics
A simple harmonic oscillator consists of a 1.1 kg block attached to a spring (k = 180 N/m). The block slides on a horizontal frictionless surface about the equilibrium point x = 0 with a total mechanical energy of 3.0 J. (a) What is the amplitude of the oscillation? (b) How ...
Sunday, January 9, 2011 at 4:59pm by kylie

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 ...
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 5:43pm by Henry

physics
A shopper pushes a grocery cart 20.0 m at constant speed on level ground, against a 35.0 N frictional force. He pushes in a direction 25.0º below the horizontal. (a) What is the work done on the cart by friction? (b) What is the work done on the cart by the gravitational force...
Monday, March 10, 2014 at 6:41pm by Mohanad

physics
A 20kg block is being pulled by a 150N force,the block is initially at rest,if the coefficient of frictionbetween the block and the surface is 0.3,find (a)the normal force,(b)the friction force acting on the block,(c)find the acceleration of the block
Friday, October 28, 2011 at 12:33am by amaka

physics
an engine block of mass 275kg rest on a plane which is inclined at 13 degrees to the horizontal.if the plane can be tilted to a maximum angle of 21 degrees before the engine block slide due to its weight.calculate the minimum force parallel to the plane required to move the ...
Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at 6:16am by charles

PHYICAL
A 100 N block is on rough horizontal surface. If a horizontal force F=40 N is applied and the block just start slide. What is the value of the static coefficient. My dear sir please help me in teaching my son and thank you very much
Sunday, July 8, 2012 at 9:42am by bbbb

Physics
A 4 kg block rests between the floor and a 3 kg block. The 3 kg block is tied to a wall by a horizontal rope. If the coefficient of static friction is 0.800 between each pair of surfaces in contact, what force must be applied horizontally to the 4 kg block to make it move?
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 11:35am by Joe

Physics
Problem:: A 4.80 kg block located on a horizontal frictionless floor is pulled by a cord that exerts a force F=13.5 N at an angle q= 17.5° above the horizontal. What is the speed of the block 3.90 seconds after it starts moving? What I've got:: Using sin and cos, I've got that...
Friday, November 20, 2009 at 5:16pm by Christine

physics
A 2.00 kg block is held in equilibrium on an incline of angle θ = 75° by a horizontal force applied in the direction shown in the figure below. If the coefficient of static friction between block and incline is μs = 0.300, determine the following. (a) the minimum ...
Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 3:31pm by Anonymous

Physics
A dock worker applies a constant horizontal force of 77.0 to a block of ice on a smooth horizontal floor. The frictional force is negligible. The block starts from rest and moves 9.00 in the first 7.00 . What is the mass of the block of ice? Do it in steps. First compute the ...
Tuesday, October 3, 2006 at 1:53pm by Morgan

Physics
A block of mass m is being dragged across the floor by a force F. The coefficient of friction between the block and floor is u. Show that if the block is being accelerated by the force F from rest for a time t, the speed of the block at time t can be found from: Vf= (F/m - ug)t
Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 10:07pm by Courtney

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...
Saturday, February 10, 2007 at 10:14pm by COFFEE

physics
A 2.14 kg block is held in equilibrium on an incline of angle q = 67.7o by a horizontal force, F. If the coefficient of static friction between block and incline is ms = 0.314, determine the minimum value of F. Determine the normal force of the incline on the block.
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 7:52am by AB

Physics
A block of weight 30N lies on a horizontal table top. A force of 40N acts parallel to the surface of the table top, but does not cause the block to move. What is the magnitude of the frictional force between the block and the table?
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 4:02pm by Ashley

physics
Starting from rest, a 5.0 kg block slides 2.5 m down a rough 30.0 degrees incline in 2.0s. Determine (a) the work done by the force of gravity. (b) the mechanical energy lost due to friction, and (c) the work done by the normal force between block and incline. I know how to do...
Tuesday, October 23, 2007 at 12:01am by Anonymous

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...
Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 10:44pm 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...
Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 11:00pm by marvin

Physics
A force of 9.4N pulls horizontally on a 1.2-kg block that slides on a rough, horizontal surface. This block is connected by a horizontal string to a second block of mass m2 = 2.00kg on the same surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction is μk = 0.25 for both blocks. ...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 6:21pm by Sally Mae

Physics
A bullet of mass 0.02kg is fired at a speed of 500m/s towards a fixed wooden block of thickness 10cm. The bullet penetrates the block and emerges with a speed of 200m/s. a) Find the average retarding force on the bullet when it is passing through the block. b) Estimate the ...
Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 7:01am by laura

Physics
A block of mass 7.5 kg is pulled along a horizontal frictionless floor by a cord that exerts a force of 31.0 N at an angle 26.3° above the horizontal. What is the magnitude of the acceleration of the block? I have nooo clue what to do for this one. Can someone please show me ...
Monday, November 26, 2007 at 5:36pm by Lindsay

Mechanics (M1) A level?
A block moves on a rough slope of length 10 m inclined at 30 degrees to the horizontal. The coefficiebt of friction between the block and the slope is 0.4. The block starts from rest at the top of the slope. a) Find the speed at which the block reaches the bottom of the slope...
Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 3:32pm by Jat

Physics
A 15.0-kg block rests on a horizontal table and is attached to one end of a massless, horizontal spring. By pulling horizontally on the other end of the spring, someone causes the block to accelerate uniformly and reach a speed of 5.00 m/s in 0.460 s. In the process, the ...
Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 12:59am by Elizabeth

Physics
A 15.0-kg block rests on a horizontal table and is attached to one end of a massless, horizontal spring. By pulling horizontally on the other end of the spring, someone causes the block to accelerate uniformly and reach a speed of 5.00 m/s in 0.460 s. In the process, the ...
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 8:04pm by Elizabeth

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...
Friday, May 15, 2009 at 12:02pm by Angela

Physic 115
A 5 kg block is placed on an inclined plane raised to angle theta with the horizontal when it just started to slip down. If coefficient of friction is 0.3, calculate theta and the speed of the block up the plane if it being pull up by a force of 30 newton
Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 6:03pm by Yahaya

physics
A bullet of mass 12.4 g is fired into an initially stationary block and comes to rest in the block. The block, of mass 1.02 kg, is subject to no horizontal external forces during the collision with the bullet. After the collision, the block is observed to move at a speed of 4....
Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 5:57pm by Sarah

physics
A bullet of mass 11.2 g is fired into an initially stationary block and comes to rest in the block. The block, of mass 1.01 kg, is subject to no horizontal external forces during the collision with the bullet. After the collision, the block is observed to move at a speed of 4....
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 9:12pm by Anonymous

Physics
A 10 kg block sits on a flat surface whose μs=0.60 and whose μk is 0.40 a. What horizontal force is required to get the block move? b.If we continue to apply the same force as in part a. what will the blocks acceleration be? In the answer: force=.6*mg to move net ...
Sunday, August 26, 2012 at 9:22pm by Lianne

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 ...
Saturday, February 10, 2007 at 9:00pm by COFFEE

physics
A 0.57 kg block oscillates back and forth along a straight line on a frictionless horizontal surface. Its displacement from the origin is given by x = (13 cm)cos[(20 rad/s)t + π/2 rad] (a) What is the oscillation frequency (in Hz)? (b) What is the maximum speed acquired ...
Sunday, January 9, 2011 at 8:09pm by Anonymous

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...
Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 11:52am by sarah

physics
A horizontal force of 804 N is needed to drag a crate across a horizontal floor with a constant speed. You drag the crate using a rope held at an angle of 32° (from the horizontal). (a) What force do you exert on the rope? 1 N (b) How much work do you do on the crate if you ...
Monday, December 12, 2011 at 12:40am by Anonymous

General Physics
A 4 kg block slides along a frictionless horizontal with a speed of 5.1 m/s. After sliding a distance of 7 m, the block makes a smooth transition to a frictionless ramp inclined at an angle of 13 degrees to the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2. How far up ...
Friday, July 26, 2013 at 1:42pm by Charles

physics
A 100 kg mass starts from rest at the top of an incline plane that makes an angle of 35 degrees with the horizontal. There is a coefficient of friction of 0.005 between the ramp and the mass. The mass slides down the ramp and then slides to a stop on a surface that the ...
Friday, May 14, 2010 at 2:25pm by Steven

Math/Physics2
The block has mass m=8.5 kg and lies on a fixed smooth frictionless plane tilted at an angle theta=20.0 degrees to the horizontal. Determine the acceleration of the block as it slides down the plane. If the block starts from rest 15.0 m up the plane from its base, what will be...
Wednesday, September 23, 2009 at 3:38pm by Era

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 ...
Friday, December 6, 2013 at 3:38pm by Anonymous

physics
A simple harmonic oscillator consists of a 1.1 kg block attached to a spring (k = 180 N/m). The block slides on a horizontal frictionless surface about the equilibrium point x = 0 with a total mechanical energy of 3.0 J. (a) What is the amplitude of the oscillation? (b) How ...
Sunday, January 9, 2011 at 8:56pm by Anonymous

General Physics
A block sliding on a horizontal surface has an initial speed of 0.5 m/s. The block travels a distance of 1 m as it slows to a stop. What distance would the block have traveled if its initial speed had been 1 m/s? 1. 2 m 2. 1 m 3. more information is needed to answer the ...
Friday, July 26, 2013 at 1:31pm by Charles

Physics
A luggage handler pulls a 20kg suitcase up a ramp inclined at 25 degrees above teh horizontal by a force F of magnigutde 145N that acts parallel to the ramp. The coefficient of kinetic friction between teh ramp and the incline is .30. If the suitcase travels 4.6 m along the ...
Thursday, January 18, 2007 at 4:19pm by Jamie

physics
Question Part Points Submissions Used 1 2 –/1 –/2 0/3 0/3 Total –/3 A force of 12.8 N pulls horizontally on a 0.9 kg block that slides on a rough, horizontal surface. This block is connected by a horizontal string to a second block of mass m2 = 2.04 kg on the same surface. ...
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 10:53pm by Anonymous

Physics
A 46.5 kg block sits at rest on a frictionless, horizontal surface. It is connected horizontally, via a massless, ideal spring to a stationary wall. A force is then used to displace and hold the block in a new position (so that the spring is compressed). Then the block is ...
Friday, December 4, 2009 at 3:41pm by John

physics
a shopper in a supermarket pushes a cart with a force of 35 n directed at an angle of 25 downward from the horizontal. the force is just sufficient to over come the various frictional force, so the cart moves at constant speed. what is the net work dont on the cart? why? the ...
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 11:07pm by physics help please!!!

Physics
a 2 kg block slides down a frictionless incline from point A to point B. A force(magnitude P=3N) acts on the block between A and B, as shown. Points A and B are 2 m apart. If the kinetic energy of the block at A is 10 J, and the work done by gravity is 20J, what is the KE of ...
Thursday, March 24, 2011 at 12:44am by Robert

science
at a construction site a crane lifts a block of mass,m,vertically upwards through a height of 70 m at constant speed by means of a strong cable.The block experiences a force of magnitude 8 N as a result of air friction as it is lifted vertically upwards. The cable does 377 860...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 10:08am by Thalente

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?
Saturday, October 31, 2009 at 12:19pm by Anonymous

physics
A 3.5 kg block, initially in motion, is pushed along a horizontal floor by a force F of magnitude 19 N at an angle θ = 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.)
Thursday, November 18, 2010 at 6:05pm by maya

physics
A block of mass 1.4kg is placed on a rough surface. the coefficient of friction between the surfaces is 0.58. A constance force of magnitude 10N, making an angle of 37 degrees with the horizontal is acting on the block. the block is given an initial velocity of 14 m/s towards ...
Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 1:46am by usha

Physics
A force of 15 N is applied at an angle of 30 degrees with the horizontal on a 0.75 block at rest on a frictionless surface. a. What is the magnitude of the resulting acceleration of the block? b. What is the magnitude of the normal force?
Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 6:53am by Tomomi

Engineering
A 10.0 Kg block is released from point A in the figure below. The block travels along a smooth frictionless track. It makes a collision with stationary 10 kg ball. The ball moves forward with speed of 2 m/s. a) What is the speed of the block at point C? b) What is the velocity...
Friday, June 7, 2013 at 1:39pm by Ahmed

physics
A block lies on a smooth plane tilted at an angle è = 28.5° to the horizontal. Ignore friction. (a) Determine the acceleration of the block as it slides down the plane. 1 m/s2 (b) If the block starts from rest 9.40 m up the plane from its base, what will be the block's speed ...
Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at 6:27pm by An

physics
A horse pulls a cart with a force of 40lb at an angle of 30 degrees above the horizontal and moves along at a speed of 6mi/hr. A) how much work does the force do in 10 min? B) What is the average power (in horsepower) of the force?
Sunday, July 18, 2010 at 5:55pm by James

Physics Energy & Acceleration
A light spring with force constant 3.45 N/m is compressed by 7.92 cm as it is held between a 0.241 kg block on the left and a 0.482 kg block on the right, both resting on a horizontal surface. The spring exerts a force on each block, tending to push them apart. The blocks are ...
Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 12:09pm by mR. Ba3BOOS

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 ...
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 2:43pm by socorro

Science
A horizontal force 10 N is necessary to just hold a block stationary against a wall . The coefficient of friction between the block and the wall is 0.2 . The weight of the block will be ?
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:52am by Lalit

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 ...
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 6:36pm by Patrick Jarvis

phy
(Q1)A 40N force applied at an angle of 37c above the horizontal pulls a 5kg box on a horizontal floor. The acceleration of the box is 3m/s2,How large a frctional force must be retarding the motion of the box. (a)50 N(b)13N(c)17N(d)25N (Q2) A block of mass 2kg is connected to a...
Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 2:05am by ikye

physics
A light spring with force constant 3.85 N/m is compressed by 5.00 cm as it is held between a 0.250 kg block on the left and a 0.500 kg block on the right, both resting on a horizontal surface. The spring exerts a force on each block, tending to push them apart. The blocks are ...
Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 11:25am by Jessi

physics
a 100N force is applied at an angle of 30 degrees horizontal to move a 15kg object at a constant speed for a horizontal distance of 5m what would the work be
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 7:31pm by Layne

physics
Two blocks are connected by a very light string passing over a massless and frictionless pulley (the figure ). Traveling at constant speed, the 20.0- block moves 70.0 to the right and the 12.0- block moves 70.0 downward.During this process, how much work is done on the 12.0- ...
Thursday, July 1, 2010 at 10:54pm by john

college physics
Two blocks of masses m1 = 4.00 kg and m2 = 3.00 kg are placed in contact with each other on a frictionless horizontal surface. A constant force F = 9.00 N is applied to the block of mass m1. a) Determine the magnitude of the acceleration of the two-block system. b) Determine ...
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 12:56pm by lacrosse

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...
Tuesday, November 23, 2010 at 6:16pm by help

Physics
A 3.66 kg block is placed on an inclined surface that makes an angle of 18.5° relative to horizontal. The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between the block and surface are 0.534 and 0.239, respectively. The block remains at rest when released. What is the magnitude...
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 11:20pm by Anonymous

Physics Classical Mechanics
A block of mass m=2 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)=Beta t^2, where Beta = 1.0 N/s^2. We stop pushing at time t1, 5s [F(t)=0 for t>1]. (a) First, assume the surface is...
Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 6:51am by FHD

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 ...
Sunday, October 1, 2006 at 1:14am by mitch

Anyone ??? Physics
In the figure below, block 1 of mass m1 = 3.0 kg and block 2 of mass m2 = 1.0 kg are connected by a string of negligible mass. Block 2 is pushed by force F of magnitude 30 N and angle θ = 20°. The coefficient of kinetic friction between each block and the horizontal ...
Friday, October 26, 2012 at 9:47am by Josh36

physics lab
A bullet is shot into a block of plastic. The bullet penetrates the block 0.75 m. The mass of the bullet is 8 g. It is traveling with a speed of 410 m/s before it hits the block. A Use kinematic equations to find the magnitude of the acceleration on the bullet as it is ...
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 2:33pm by Johnathon

physics
The 2 kg block in Figure 7-25 slides down a frictionless curved ramp, starting from rest at a height of h = 3 m. The block then slides d = 12 m on a rough horizontal surface before coming to rest. Figure 7-25 (a) What is the speed of the block at the bottom of the ramp? (b) ...
Sunday, January 30, 2011 at 6:09pm by Sierra

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