Friday

November 27, 2015
Number of results: 13,805

**physics...PLZ HELP! =)**

A constant force acts on a moving object. The object makes a fixed magnitude of displacement in some direction. In general, in what direction is the displacement that will result in the object traveling with the least kinetic energy after the displacement occurs? A.The same ...
*October 16, 2012 by Elizabeth*

**sciecne**

In unit-vector notation, what is teh sum of vector a =(4m)i + (3m)j and vector b= (-13m)i +(7m)j? a)I got (27m)i +(10m)j but the book said it should have been (-9m)i +(10m)j b)what is the magnitude and direction of vector a + vector b (relative to i)? to find the magnitude i ...
*September 30, 2006 by Tom*

**physics**

A rocket of mass 4.50 105 kg is in flight. its thrust is directed at an angle of 64.0° above the horizontal and has a magnitude of 7.50 106 N. Find the magnitude and direction of the rockets acceleration. Give the direction as an angle above the horizonal.
*November 20, 2010 by megan*

**physics**

A rocket of mass 4.5 105 kg is in flight. Its thrust is directed at an angle of 45.5° above the horizontal and has a magnitude of 7.60 106 N. Find the magnitude and direction of the rockets acceleration. Give the direction as an angle above the horizonal.
*February 7, 2013 by Dee*

**college physics**

An object acted on by three forces moves with constant velocity. One force acting on the object is in the positive x direction and has a magnitude of 6.4N ; a second force has a magnitude of 5.0N and points in the negative y direction.
*September 29, 2013 by taylor*

**Physics - Torque**

A particle is acted on by two torques about the origin: T1 has a magnitude of 4.3 N*m and is directed in the positive direction of the x axis, and T2 has a magnitude of 3.2 N*m and is directed in the negative direction of the y axis. What are the magnitude [in N*m] and ...
*March 31, 2007 by COFFEE*

**Physics(Please just check, thanks)**

Using a force table the direction and magnitude had to be found for the following measurements: F1 = 200 grams at 30 degrees; F2 = 200 grams at 120 degrees The magnitude and direction found was 280 grams at 257 degrees. Using the magnitude and direction of F1 and F2 I need to ...
*September 24, 2012 by Hannah*

**physics **

5. An object is dropped. If one could neglect air resistance a. what would its velocity (magnitude and direction) be after 1 s? b. what would its displacement (magnitude and direction) be after 1 s?
*January 21, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

a rock is thrown horizontally with a speed of 17 m/s from a vertical cliff of height 34 m. A- I solved for t=2.63 B-How far will it land from the base of the cliff? im using x=xo+vox*t i get -6.46 and it is wrong. What am I doing wrong? C-What is the velocity (magnitude and ...
*September 6, 2010 by tommy *

**physics**

a rocket of mass of 450000kg is in flight. its thrust is directed at angle of 62.5 degree above horizantal n has magnitude of 6000000 N. find the magnitude and direction of rockets acceleration. give direction as an angle above horizontal
*November 21, 2010 by hy*

**Physics**

Two forces act concurrently on a point P. One force is 60nt due east. The second force is 80nt due north. (a) Find the magnitude and direction of their resultant. (b) What is the magnitude and direction of the equilibriant?
*January 17, 2011 by Elise*

**physics**

Vector A has a magnitude of 23 units and points in the positive y-direction. When vector B is added to A, the resultant vector A+B points in the negative y-direction with a magnitude of 15 units. Find the magnitude of B?
*September 21, 2010 by jc*

**calc 3**

The magnitude of a velocity vector is called speed. Suppose that a wind is blowing from the direction N45°W at a speed of 40 km/h. (This means that the direction from which the wind blows is 45° west of the northerly direction.) A pilot is steering a plane in the direction N60...
*August 31, 2012 by Becky*

**Physics**

1. Consider the two vectors P and Q. The definition of P is P = i × (i × j). The definition of Q is Q = (i × i) × j . a. The magnitude of P is equal to the magnitude of Q. b. The magnitude of P is greater than the ...
*December 27, 2011 by Sarah*

**physics urgent helppp!!!**

A rocket of mass 4.50 105 kg is in flight. its thrust is directed at an angle of 49.0° above the horizontal and has a magnitude of 6.00 106 N. Find the magnitude and direction of the rockets acceleration. Give the direction as an angle above the horizonal.
*November 21, 2010 by hy*

**science**

A 1.98 10-9 C charge has coordinates x = 0, y = −2.00; a 2.73 10-9 C charge has coordinates x = 3.00, y = 0; and a -4.95 10-9 C charge has coordinates x = 3.00, y = 4.00, where all distances are in cm. Determine magnitude and direction for the electric field at the ...
*January 9, 2013 by algebra*

**physics**

REPOST PLEASE HELP a rock is thrown horizontally with a speed of 17 m/s from a vertical cliff of height 34 m. A- I solved for t=2.63 B-How far will it land from the base of the cliff? im using x=xo+vox*t i get -6.46 and it is wrong. What am I doing wrong? C-What is the ...
*September 7, 2010 by tommy *

**geometry**

For problems 7 and 8, find the magnitude and direction angle of the given vector. 7. <3, 4> A magnitude: 5; direction angle: 53.13° B magnitude: √ 5; direction angle: 53.13° C magnitude: √5; direction angle: 3.40° D magnitude: √5; direction angle: 0.80...
*December 14, 2011 by Cam*

**Physics**

A diver springs upward from a board that is three meters above the water. At the instant she contacts the water her speed is 8.80 m/s and her body makes an angle of 76.0° with respect to the horizontal surface of the water. Determine her initial velocity, both magnitude and ...
*September 4, 2007 by Student*

**physics**

The magnitude of vector A is 18 units at an angle of 90 degrees with the x-axis, and the magnitude of vector B is 12 units at an angle of 330 degrees with the x-axis. What vector C must be added to the vectors A and B so that the resultant of these three vectors points in the ...
*March 31, 2012 by Ro2ita*

**PHYSICS **

which of the following describes a scalar quantity? A. it has direction only B. it has magnitude only C. it is the size of a quantity D. it has both direction and magnitude I say B.
*July 21, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics(Please check)**

Vector A has a magnitude of 3.0 m and direction 1o3 degrees relative to the positive x-axis. Vector B has magnitude 5.0m and direction 215 relative to the positive x-axis. 1) The resultant R=A + B has magnitude? I did Rx= 3 cos 103 + 5 cos 215 Ry=3 sin 103 + 5 sin 215 Then ...
*June 20, 2012 by Hannah*

**wayne**

A crate of potatoes of mass 19.0 kg is on a ramp with angle of incline 30° to the horizontal. The coefficients of friction are ìs = 0.68 and ìk = 0.36. Find the frictional force (magnitude and direction) on the crate if the crate is sliding up the ramp magnitude? direction?
*February 12, 2013 by tsubasa*

**PHYSICSSS HELP PLEASE**

A crate of potatoes of mass 9.0 kg is on a ramp with angle of incline 30° to the horizontal. The coefficients of friction are μs = 0.69 and μk = 0.41. Find the frictional force (magnitude and direction) on the crate if the crate is at rest. magnitude N direction
*February 13, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Trigonometry**

I need help: If vector u has a magnitude of 4 meters and a direction of 17 degrees and vector v has a magnitude of 6 meters and a direction of 133 degrees. Find the magnitude of the resultant vector of u + 3v.
*April 30, 2013 by G0al*

**Physics repost**

A magnetic field has a magnitude of 1.2 10-3 T, and an electric field has a magnitude of 5.9 103 N/C. Both fields point in the same direction. A positive 1.8 µC charge moves at a speed of 2.9 106 m/s in a direction that is perpendicular to both fields. Determine the magnitude ...
*September 29, 2007 by Mary*

**Science**

There are two forces acting on a box of golf balls, F1 and F2. The mass of the box is 0.750 kg. When the forces act in the same direction, they cause an acceleration of 0.450 m/s2. When they oppose one another, the box accelerates at 0.240 m/s2 in the direction of F2. (a) What...
*November 6, 2014 by Abbi*

**Science**

There are two forces acting on a box of golf balls, F1 and F2. The mass of the box is 0.750 kg. When the forces act in the same direction, they cause an acceleration of 0.450 m/s2. When they oppose one another, the box accelerates at 0.240 m/s2 in the direction of F2. (a) What...
*November 6, 2014 by Abbi*

**Physics**

Three lead balls of mass m1 = 16kg, m2 = 26kg, and m3 = 9.3kg are arranged as shown in the figure below. Find the total gravitational force exerted by balls 1 and 2 on ball 3. Be sure to give the magnitude and the direction of this force. magnitude N direction ° ...
*June 14, 2013 by Jody*

**Physics**

A baseball player is approaching home plate with a speed of 5.8m/s when he decides to slide. He slides for 1.1s, just reaching the plate safe. What is the magnitude and direction of the player's acceleration? How far did he slide? His magnitude of acceleration is 5.8/1.1= 5.3 ...
*September 11, 2010 by Jamie*

**Physics**

If vector a has a magnitude of 29 units and points in the positive y direction. when vector b is added to a the resultant is 24 units in the negitive y direction, what is the magnitude of b?
*September 22, 2011 by haylee*

**physics **

The scalar product of vectors and is +53.0 . Vector has magnitude 6.00 and direction 28.0 west of south. If vector has direction 39.0 south of east, what is the magnitude of ?
*March 7, 2012 by muhammad*

**physics**

At one instant a bicyclist is 58.0 m due east of a park's flagpole, going due south with a speed of 13.0 m/s. Then 35.0 s later, the cyclist is 58.0 m due north of the flagpole, going due east with a speed of 13.0 m/s. For the cyclist in this 35.0 s interval, what are the (a) ...
*September 17, 2013 by kristy*

**physics**

A falling skydiver has a mass of 123 kg. (a) What is the magnitude of the skydiver's acceleration when the upward force of air resistance has a magnitude that is equal to one-fourth of his weight? 7.35 m/s^2 (b) After the parachute opens, the skydiver descends at a constant ...
*October 21, 2011 by Peter*

**PHysics**

Vector a has a magnitude of 5 m and is directed east. vector b has magnitude of 4m and is directed 35 degrees west of north. A)What is the magnitude and direction of vector a + vector b b)What is the magnitude and direction of vector b- vector a? I should have gotten a)4.2m at...
*October 2, 2006 by Jesse*

**Physics(Please respond)**

Vector A has a magnitude 2.4m and direction 130 degrees relative to the positive x-axis. Vector B has magnitude 3.0m and direction 250 degrees relative to the positive x-axis. 1) The resultant R=A+B has magnitude(in m) ? I know the R =2.75m but I am not sure how to get this. I...
*May 16, 2012 by Hannah*

**Phsyicsssss helppp**

A 9.5-kg watermelon and a 7.2-kg pumpkin are attached to each other via a cord that wraps over a pulley, as shown. Friction is negligible everywhere in this system. (a) Find the accelerations of the pumpkin and the watermelon. Specify magnitude and direction. magnitude ...
*February 12, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Three spiders are resting on the vertices of a triangular web. The sides of the triangular web have a length of a = 0.85 m, as depicted in the figure. Two of the spiders (S1 and S3) have +7.7 µC charge, while the other (S2) has −7.7 µC charge. a)What are the magnitude ...
*January 12, 2014 by Jimmy*

**PHYSICS**

A proton moves perpendicular to a uniform magnetic field B at 1.20 107 m/s and experiences an acceleration of 2.00 1013 m/s2 in the +x direction when its velocity is in the +z direction. Determine the magnitude and direction of the field.
*October 29, 2013 by Kathy*

**Physics**

In the sum A+B=C, vector A has a magnitude of 10.2 m and is angled 48.0° counterclockwise from the +x direction, and vector C has a magnitude of 15.0 m and is angled 22.0° counterclockwise from the -x direction. What are (a) the magnitude and (b) the angle (relative to +x) of ...
*February 9, 2014 by Robin*

**physics- vectors **

In the sum Vector A plus Vector B equals vector C, vector A has a magnitude of 11.6 m and is angled 36.5° counterclockwise from the +x direction, and vector C has a magnitude of 14.0 m and is angled 17.1° counterclockwise from the -x direction. What are (a) the magnitude and (...
*January 27, 2015 by Kelly*

**Physics**

A block with a mass of m = 21 kg rests on a frictionless surface and is subject to two forces acting on it. The first force is directed in the negative x-direction with a magnitude of F1 = 9.5 N. The second has a magnitude of F2 = 19.5 N and acts on the body at an angle θ...
*February 19, 2014 by Maura *

**Physics**

An airplane is flying due south with a velocity of 26.0 m/s. a. If there is a tailwind of 27.0 m/s, what is the magnitude and direction of the actual velocity of the airplane? (a tailwind blows in the same direction as the motion of the airplane) b. If there is a headwind of ...
*June 21, 2014 by sci-physics*

**College Physics**

The point charges in Figure 17.41 are located at the corners of an equilateral triangle 25.0 cm on a side, where qb = +12.0 µC and qc = -4.50 µC. (Assume that the +x-axis is directed to the right.) (a) Find the electric field at the location of qa. Magnitude ? N/C Direction...
*March 24, 2014 by Samuel*

**College Physics **

A proton moves perpendicular to a uniform magnetic field B at 1.20 107 m/s and experiences an acceleration of 2.00 1013 m/s2 in the +x direction when its velocity is in the +z direction. Determine the magnitude and direction of the field.
*October 25, 2013 by Suhani*

**Physics**

Four charged particles are at the corners of a square of side a, as shown in the figure below. (A = 4, B = 5, C = 5.) (a) Determine the magnitude and direction of the electric field at the location of charge q. (Use k_e for the Coulomb constant and q and a as necessary.) ...
*February 1, 2010 by Zoe*

**physics**

A proton, traveling with a velocity of 4.9 106 m/s due east, experiences a magnetic force that has a maximum magnitude of 7.4 10-14 N and a direction of due south. What are the magnitude and direction of the magnetic field causing the force?
*February 26, 2014 by Dee*

**physics**

Two ropes are attached to a skater as sketched in the figure below and exert forces on her as shown. Find the magnitude and direction of the total force exerted by the ropes on the skater if θ1 = 32.0° and θ2 = 53.0°. what is the magnitude and direction (horizontal) ?
*February 21, 2009 by kj*

**Physics**

The force exerted by the wind on the sails of a sailboat is 310 N north. The water exerts a force of 240 N east. If the boat (including its crew) has a mass of 330 kg, what are the magnitude and direction of its acceleration? magnitude in m/s2 direction in ° north of east
*June 9, 2008 by Elisa*

**PHYSICSSS please helppp ASAP**

A 9.5-kg watermelon and a 7.2-kg pumpkin are attached to each other via a cord that wraps over a pulley, as shown. Friction is negligible everywhere in this system. (a) Find the accelerations of the pumpkin and the watermelon. Specify magnitude and direction. magnitude ...
*February 12, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

describe the force board experiment to show how to obtain the resultant of two non-parallel coplanar force acting at a point.four forces of magnitude 10N, 5N, 4N, AND 6N acts on an oblect in the direction north. West, east and south respectively.find the magnitude and ...
*July 27, 2011 by jude*

**Physics**

When a parachute opens, the air exerts a large drag force on it. This upward force is initially greater than the weight of the sky diver and, thus, slows him down. Suppose the weight of the sky diver is 914 N and the drag force has a magnitude of 1120 N. The mass of the sky ...
*October 3, 2012 by Donald*

**physics**

A car is driven 125 km west and then 85 km southwest. What is the displacement of the car from the point of origin (magnitude and direction)? find magnitude in km find direction in degrees. South of west.
*December 16, 2008 by geffrey*

**Physics**

There are two forces on the 2.36 kg box in the overhead view of Fig. 5-31 but only one is shown. For F1 = 18.6 N, a = 11.4 m/s2, and θ = 26.7°, find the second force (a) in unit-vector notation and as (b) a magnitude and (c) a direction. (State the direction as a negative...
*September 28, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

There are two forces on the 2.36 kg box in the overhead view of Fig. 5-31 but only one is shown. For F1 = 18.6 N, a = 11.4 m/s2, and θ = 26.7°, find the second force (a) in unit-vector notation and as (b) a magnitude and (c) a direction. (State the direction as a negative...
*September 28, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

1. Three particles with charges of +11 mC each are placed at the vertices of an equilateral triangle with sides of 15.0 cm. What is the magnitude and direction of the net force on each particle? 2. A proton is released in an uniform electric field and it experiences a force of...
*January 4, 2010 by Sasha*

**physics**

In the figure, forces A, B, C and D each have magnitude 50.0 N and act at the same point on the object. What torque (magnitude and direction) does A force exert on the object about point P? What torque (magnitude and direction) B does force exert on the object about point P? ...
*April 12, 2008 by Erin*

**physics**

The figure shows a 0.3 kg baseball just before and just after it collides with a bat. Just before, the ball has velocity of magnitude 11.4 m/s and angle = 31.4 degrees. Just after, it is traveling directly upward with velocity of magnitude 9.00 m/s. The duration of the ...
*March 25, 2013 by Alex*

**physics**

In the sum Vector A plus Vector B equals vector C, vector A has a magnitude of 11.6 m and is angled 36.5° counterclockwise from the +x direction, and vector C has a magnitude of 14.0 m and is angled 17.1° counterclockwise from the -x direction. What are (a) the magnitude and (...
*January 26, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics **

In the sum Vector A plus Vector B equals vector C, vector A has a magnitude of 11.6 m and is angled 36.5° counterclockwise from the +x direction, and vector C has a magnitude of 14.0 m and is angled 17.1° counterclockwise from the -x direction. What are (a) the magnitude and (...
*January 27, 2015 by Anonymous*

**geometry**

1. Initial point: (0, 0); Terminal point: (3, -4) A Lesson 13 B Lesson 13 C Lesson 13 D Lesson 13 E Lesson 13 F Lesson 13 2. Initial point: (3, 5); Terminal point: (-2, -1) A Lesson 13 B Lesson 13 C Lesson 13 D Lesson 13 E Lesson 13 F Lesson 13 In problems 3 and 4, let u = ...
*December 7, 2011 by Cam*

**HS Physics**

Please help...I know the direction is up, but I can't figure out the magnitude, except that its label is kg · m/s, I think. A 0.400-kg ball is dropped from rest at a point 1.80 m above the floor. The ball rebounds straight upward to a height of 0.730 m. What are the magnitude ...
*October 15, 2010 by Tzana*

**Physics**

A 1200 kg car pushes a 2100 kg truck that has a dead battery to the right. When the driver steps on the accelerator, the drive wheels of the car push against the ground with a force of 4500 N . What is the magnitude of the force the car applies to the truck? What is the ...
*November 1, 2011 by Help Physics college*

**Physics**

At one instant a bicyclist is 40 m due east of a park's flagpole, going due south with a speed of 18 m/s. Then, 23 s later, the cyclist is 55 m due north of the flagpole, going due east with a speed of 12 m/s. For the cyclist in this 23 s interval, find each of the following...
*September 7, 2014 by Jimmy*

**physics**

A firefighter with a weight of 722 N slides down a vertical pole with an acceleration of 3.11 m/s2, directed downward. (a) What are the magnitude and direction of the vertical force (use up as the positive direction) exerted by the pole on the firefighter? N (b) What are the ...
*December 11, 2008 by johnny*

**physics**

Four forces are acting on an object. Force 1 has a magnitude of 5N at an angle of 70° above the +x-axis; force 2 has a magnitude of 8N at an angle of 35° above the +x-axis; force 3 has a magnitude of 4N at an angle of 20° above the -x-axis; force 4 has a magnitude of 7N at an ...
*October 11, 2014 by Emily*

**physiC**

A uniform door (0.81 m wide and 2.1 m high) weighs 150 N and is hung on two hinges that fasten the long left side of the door to a vertical wall. The hinges are 1.9 m apart. Assume that the lower hinge bears all the weight of the door. Determine the magnitude and direction of ...
*March 1, 2011 by lina*

**physics lab**

Consider different points along one spoke of a wheel rotating with constant angular velocity. Which of the following is true regarding the centripetal acceleration at a particular instant of time? A The magnitude of the centripetal acceleration is greater for points on the ...
*February 16, 2011 by Chris*

**physics**

A 48.0 kg child is stationary in the middle of an ice rink (no friction). A 0.750 kg football is thrown with a velocity of 21.2 m/s moving eastward. The child catches the ball and together they slide off in the eastward direction with a velocity of 0.326 m/s. Take east to be ...
*July 16, 2013 by ODU*

**Physics**

When a parachute opens, the air exerts a large drag force on it. This upward force is initially greater than the weight of the sky diver and, thus, slows him down. Suppose the weight of the sky diver is 914 N and the drag force has a magnitude of 1120 N. The mass of the sky ...
*October 9, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Two forces are applied to a tree stump to pull it out of the ground. Force A has a magnitude of 2880 newtons (N) and points 42.0 ° south of east, while force B has a magnitude of 4360 N and points due south. Using the component method, find the (a) magnitude and (b) direction ...
*September 5, 2014 by Shant*

**Physical Science Need Help Quick PLEASE:) **

A polo player hits a ball with a mass of 0.42 kg with a force of 7.35 Newtons. How does the force the polo player's mallet exerted on the ball compare to the force the ball exerted on the mallet? A. The force of the mallet on the ball is equal in magnitude and opposite in ...
*February 14, 2014 by dark1*

**physics**

A rocket of mass 4.36 × 105 kg is in flight near earth's surface. Its thrust is directed at an angle of 58.9° above the horizontal and has a magnitude of 9.61 × 106 N. Find the (a) magnitude and (b) direction of the rocket's acceleration. Give the direction as an angle above ...
*June 24, 2013 by sam*

**physics**

A rocket of mass 4.45E+5 kg is in flight. Its thrust is directed at an angle of 51.1° above the horizontal and has a magnitude of 7.64E+6 N. Calculate the magnitude (enter first) and direction of the rocket's acceleration. Give the direction as an angle above the horizontal.
*October 28, 2011 by Nick*

**Physics**

A rocket of mass 4.45E+5 kg is in flight. Its thrust is directed at an angle of 51.1° above the horizontal and has a magnitude of 7.64E+6 N. Calculate the magnitude (enter first) and direction of the rocket's acceleration. Give the direction as an angle above the horizontal.
*November 4, 2011 by Nick*

**physics**

An airplane is heading due south at a speed of 515 km/h. A wind begins blowing from the southwest at a speed of 100 km/h (average). (Hint: First draw a diagram.) (a) What is the velocity (magnitude and direction) of the plane relative to the ground? magnitude/direction (east ...
*September 26, 2009 by DJ*

**Physics - HELP**

An airplane is heading due south at a speed of 515 km/h. A wind begins blowing from the southwest at a speed of 100 km/h (average). (Hint: First draw a diagram.) (a) What is the velocity (magnitude and direction) of the plane relative to the ground? magnitude/direction (east ...
*September 27, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

As a baseball is being caught, it's speed goes from 30.0m/s to 0m/s in about 0.0050s. The mass of the baseball is 0.145kg A) what is the baseballs acceleration B) what are the magnitude and direction of the force acting on it? C) what is the magnitude and direction of the ...
*January 23, 2014 by Sandara*

**gr 12 physics NEED HELP PLEASE**

Vector A has a magnitude of 12.3 units and points due west. Vector B points due north. (a) What is the magnitude of B if A + B has a magnitude of 15.0 units? (b) What is the direction of A + B relative to due west? (c) What is the magnitude of B if A - B has a magnitude of 15....
*September 16, 2010 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 45 kg skater is standing still in front of a wall. By pushing against the wall she propels herself backward with a velocity of -1.0 m/s. Her hands are in contact with the wall for 0.80 s. Ignore friction and wind resistance. Find the magnitude and direction of the average ...
*October 14, 2008 by kb*

**Physics**

21) A 46 kg skater is standing still in front of a wall. By pushing against the wall she propels herself backward with a velocity of – 1.2 m /s. Her hands are in contact with the wall for 0.8 s. Ignore friction and wind resistance • Find the magnitude and direction of the ...
*December 4, 2012 by Bill*

**geometry**

In problems 1 and 2, the initial point and the terminal point of a vector are given. Write the vector in component form. 1. Initial point: (0, 0); Terminal point: (3, -4) A Lesson 13 B Lesson 13 C Lesson 13 D Lesson 13 E Lesson 13 F Lesson 13 2. Initial point: (3, 5); Terminal...
*December 6, 2011 by Cam*

**Physics**

On a safari, a team of naturalists sets out toward a research station located 6.3 km away in a direction 42° north of east. After traveling in a straight line for 2.2 km, they stop and discover that they have been traveling 23° north of east, because their guide misread his ...
*August 18, 2010 by yoyoma*

**physics**

A 49-kg bungee jumper has fallen far enough that her bungee cord is beginning to stretch and resist her downward motion. Find the force (magnitude and direction) exerted on her by the bungee cord at an instant when her downward acceleration has a magnitude of 7.3 m/s2. Ignore ...
*January 27, 2011 by brian*

**Physics**

If B is added to C = 6.5i + 4.6j, the result is a vector in the positive direction of the y axis, with a magnitude equal to that of C. What is the magnitude of B?
*January 20, 2011 by Ethan*

**Physics B**

On a spacecraft two engines fire for a time of 615 s. One gives the craft an acceleration in the x direction of ax = 5.10 m/s2, while the other produces an acceleration in the y direction of ay = 7.30 m/s2. At the end of the firing period, the craft has velocity components of ...
*September 10, 2012 by Cindy*

**Physics**

On a spacecraft two engines fire for a time of 555 s. One gives the craft an acceleration in the x direction of ax = 5.10 m/s2, while the other produces an acceleration in the y direction of ay = 7.30 m/s2. At the end of the firing period, the craft has velocity components of ...
*September 18, 2012 by Donald*

**physics**

On a spacecraft two engines fire for a time of 748 s. One gives the craft an acceleration in the x direction of ax = 5.21 m/s2, while the other produces an acceleration in the y direction of ay = 3.45 m/s2. At the end of the firing period, the craft has velocity components of ...
*October 5, 2013 by Samantha*

**physics**

Three forces are applied to the ring of a force table,60N at an angle of 10.0 degrees, 40N at an angle of 70.0 degrees, and 50N at an angle of 100.0 degrees. Find the magnitude of the resultant and the direction by using the analytical method. What is the magnitude of the ...
*December 10, 2012 by ramona*

**11th grade**

A 40-kg skater is standing still in front of a wall. By pushing against the wall she propels herself backward with a velocity of -1.8 m/s. Her hands are in contact with the wall for 0.80 s. Ignore friction and wind resistance. Find the magnitude and direction of the average ...
*November 16, 2010 by fgh*

**URGENT SUMMER SCHOOL CALCULUS**

A force of magnitude 15 N is the resultant of two forces, one of which has a magnitude of 8 N and acts at an angle of 30° to the resultant. Find the magnitude and direction of the other force...how do I begin to solve this!?
*June 29, 2008 by Derek*

**physics honors**

You are given a vector in the xy plane that has a magnitude of 100.0 units and a y component of -50.0 units (b) Assuming the x component is known to be positive, specify the vector which, if you add it to the original one would give a resultant vector that is 85.0 units long ...
*October 10, 2010 by Kavi *

**physics**

A 65 kg water skier is pulled up a 15° inclined by a role parallel to the incline with a tension of 500N. The coefficient of kinetic friction is .25. What are the magnitude and direction of the skier's acceleration? I found the weight its 637.65 I found it by multiplying the ...
*November 9, 2014 by Lilie*

**physics**

Vector vector A has a magnitude of 27 units and points in the positive y-direction. When vector vector B is added to vector A , the resultant vector vector A + vector B points in the negative y-direction with a magnitude of 18 units. Find the magnitude of vector B ?
*February 10, 2011 by jj*

**University Physics**

If is added to = 6.7 + 6.9, the result is a vector in the positive direction of the y axis, with a magnitude equal to that of . What is the magnitude of ?
*September 6, 2011 by Phil*

**Physics**

In a two-dimensional tug-of-war, Alex, Betty, and Charles pull horizontally on an automobile tire at the angles shown in the picture. The tire remains stationary in spite of the three pulls. Alex pulls with force of magnitude 207 N, and Charles pulls with force of magnitude ...
*February 28, 2014 by Molly*

**physics**

An object travels at 5.00 m/s in the +x direction and 4.00 m/s in the +y direction. What is the magnitude of its velocity?
*February 17, 2015 by alexis*

**science**

Three horizontal ropes pull on a large stone stuck in the ground, producing the vector forces and shown in the figure below. Find the magnitude and direction of a fourth force on the stone that will make the vector sum of the four forces zero. The magnitude of vector A is 99.5...
*September 8, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Can you please provide me a starting point for these two questions Question One: Three charges are located on the +x axis as follows: q1 = +26 µC at x = 0 m, q2 = +13 µC at x = +2.0 m, and q3 = +42 µC at x = +3.5 m. (a) Find the electrostatic force (magnitude and direction) ...
*August 30, 2007 by Jim*

**Physics**

A particle has a charge of +1.5 µC and moves from point A to point B, a distance of 0.18 m. The particle experiences a constant electric force, and its motion is along the line of action of the force. The difference between the particle's electric potential energy at A and B ...
*January 12, 2011 by ali*