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helpp in physics! so tough!
A diver springs upward with an initial speed of 2.0 m/s from a 2.5-m board. Find the velocity with which he strikes the water. Hint: When the diver reaches the water, his displacement is y = -2.5 m (measured from the board), assuming that the downward direction is chosen as ...
September 28, 2010 by MC

science , physics
A person is riding a bicycle, and its wheels have an angular velocity of +15.5 rad/s. Then, the brakes are applied and the bike is brought to a uniform stop. During braking, the angular displacement of each wheel is +15.5 revolutions. (a) How much time does it take for the ...
November 3, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics
In a cathode ray tube, electrons initially at rest are accelerated by a uniform electric field of magnitude 4.71 x 105 N/C during the first 5.49 cm of the tube's length; then they move at essentially constant velocity another 47.9 cm before hitting the screen. Find the speed ...
January 24, 2012 by Ashley

Physics
In a cathode ray tube, electrons initially at rest are accelerated by a uniform electric field of magnitude 4.71 x 105 N/C during the first 5.49 cm of the tube's length; then they move at essentially constant velocity another 47.9 cm before hitting the screen. Find the speed ...
January 25, 2012 by Megan

Physics
In a cathode ray tube, electrons initially at rest are accelerated by a uniform electric field of magnitude 4.71 x 105 N/C during the first 5.49 cm of the tube's length; then they move at essentially constant velocity another 47.9 cm before hitting the screen. Find the speed ...
January 26, 2012 by jason

physics
a 2.00kg copper plate with an initial temperature of 20.0 degrees Celsius slides with a constant velocity down a 150m long surface that is inclined at 30 degrees angle to the horizontal. If the mechanical energy lost by the system due to friction is absorbed by the copper to ...
November 25, 2012 by HELPME!♥

mechanical science
10. A car is moving in a straight line starts from rest, accelerates uniformly at 12 m/s2 for the first 5s, then travels at uniform speed for the next 2s and finally decelerates uniformly at 4 m/s2 for the next 5s. Draw the acceleration-time graph, velocity-time graphs and ...
December 20, 2012 by anshuman kumar

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...
March 4, 2013 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...
March 4, 2013 by Mike

physics
a satellite completes one revolution of a planet in almost exactly one hour. at the end of an hour , the satellite has traveled 2.0x10^7 meters and is only 10 meters away from its starting point. What is the numerical value of the satellite's average velocity after that one hour?
May 19, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
a drunken motorist who is moving at a constant velocity of 90 km/h passes a stationary police patrol car. The patrol car immediately gives chase at a constant acceleration and catches up with the motorist after a distance of 10 km. Calculate the time taken by the patrol car to...
November 2, 2012 by sarah

science
if a bowling ball has a momentum of 12 kilogram meters per second east. and the velocity of the ball is is 3 meters per second east then what is the mass
August 24, 2011 by jamarrow chisolm

physic
a car travels east at 89 km/h for 1 hour.it then travels 26 east of north at 141 km/h for another 1 hour. a)what is the average speed for the trip? b)what is the average velocity for the trip?
September 8, 2014 by siti

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

physics
As a traffic light turns green, a waiting car starts with a constant acceleration of 6.0 m/s^2. At the instant the car begins to accelerate, a truck with a constant velocity of 21 m/s passes in the next lane. A)How far will the car travel before it overtakes the truck? B)How ...
September 28, 2008 by HELP PLEASE!!

physics
A car travels due east with a speed of 35.0 km/h. Raindrops are falling at a constant speed vertically with respect to the Earth. The traces of the rain on the side windows of the car make an angle of 40.0° with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to the ...
January 24, 2010 by Michelle

Physics
Having trouble determ the formulas for the follow problems. 2. If an automobile travels at 30 km/hr. for 2 hours, how far does it go? 60 km 3. At time = 0 an automobile already traveling at 30 km/hr. accelerates at 3m/s2 for 2 seconds. During these two seconds, how far does it...
May 29, 2010 by Richard

math word problem
Andy and Kate are running around a 400-meter track. If they run in the same direction, Andy will pass Kate in 100 seconds. If they run in the opposite direction, they will meet in 25 seconds. What is Andy's velocity in meters per second? 4 6 10 16 Explain your answer.
September 7, 2010 by M.A.

Physics
A place kicker must kick a football from a point 29.0 m (= 31.7 yd) from the goal, and the ball must clear the crossbar, which is 3.05 m high. When kicked, the ball leaves the ground with a speed of 17.8 m/s at an angle of 41.0o to the horizontal. By how much does the ball ...
September 10, 2012 by Sam

p
A 16.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 87 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring having spring constant 168 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. The bullet block system compresses the spring by a ...
October 21, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
An engineer must design a runway to accommodate airplanes that must reach a ground velocity of 60 m/s before they can take off. These planes are capable of being accelerated uniformly at the rate of 2.1 m/s2. (a) How long will it take the planes to reach takeoff speed? s (b) ...
October 23, 2012 by miranda

Algebra: Quadratic Functions
A model rocket is launched with an initial velocity of 128 ft/s from a height of 70 ft. The height of the rocket, in feet, t seconds after it has been launched is given by the function s(t)=−16t^2+128t+70. Determine the time which the rocket reaches its maximum height ...
March 18, 2014 by Isiah

physics
A projectile is fired with an initial speed of 65.2 m/s at an angle of 34.5 degree above the horizontal on a long flat firing range. Determine (a) The maximum height reached by the projectile, (b) The total time in the air, (c) The total horizontal distance covered (that is, ...
August 4, 2014 by Anonymous

Physics
Alexis Farias realizes her dream to play golf on the moon. She hits a golf ball with an initial velocity of 23.5m/s at an angle of 35.0 degrees above the horizontal. The acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1.67m/s^2. A). How long is the golf ball in the air? B). How far...
October 31, 2014 by Taylor

Physics
A marble rolls off a lab table that is 0.92 m high. It rolls off the table with a velocity of 1.66 m/s. How far from the base of the table must the chip be placed so that the marble will hit the chip?
October 17, 2014 by Sam

dynamics
a mass m= 10kg is hanging from the end of a spring. intially the spring is unstretched when the mass is pushed perfectly downward with an initial velocity of 1 m/s. the spring constant is k=400n/m and the acceleration of gravity is g=9.81m/s^2. find the lowest position that ...
March 3, 2010 by Big Rich

Physics
Beatrice throws the 1st calculator straight up from the edge of the roof of a building. She drops a 2nd calculator off the side of the building 2 seconds after she has thrown the first one. If the height of the building is 40m, what must the initial upwards velocity of the 1st...
November 12, 2010 by Heidi

physics
A cannon fires a 0.598 kg shell with initial velocity 10 m/s in the direction 46◦ above the horizontal. The shell’s trajectory curves downward be- cause of gravity, so at the time t = 0.53 s the shell is below the straight line by some verti- cal distance ∆h. Your ...
November 7, 2014 by Sean

physics
If a rod is moving at a velocity equal to 1/2 the speed of light parallel to its length, what will a stationary observer observe about its length? The length of the rod will become exactly half of its original value. The length of the rod remains the same. The length of the ...
October 22, 2012 by laurie

physics
A 12.0 g bullet is fired into a 13.9kg wooden block that is hanging straight down, suspended by a 2.00 m length of light line. The bullet has a muzzle velocity of 94.2 m/s. When the bullet hits the block, the bullet stays in the block. The block swings outward so that the line...
March 15, 2014 by Shelby

math
Complete the following: (2 points per answer) Celestial Body Equatorial Diameter (km) Scientific Notation Earth 12,700 Moon 3.48 X 103 Sun 1,390,000 Jupiter 1.34 X 105 Mercury 4800 2. Theater ticket prices (in dollars) x years after 1997 are described by the polynomial -0....
March 4, 2011 by lisa

physics
A 72.0 kg piece of a satellite left over from an explosion with zero orbital velocity in space falls from a distance of 190 above the surface of the earth down toward earth. It arrives with 29.5 Km (M="mega") kinetic energy on earth. How many MJ energy have been lost due to ...
October 8, 2010 by marie

physics
a floor polisher has a rotating disk that has a 15cm radius the disk rotates at a constant angular velocity of 1.4rev/s and is covered with a soft material that does the polishing. An operator holds the polisher in place for 45s, in order to beff an especially scuffed area of ...
October 22, 2014 by Anonymous

Calculus 1 Related Rates
Water is discharged from a pipeline at a velocity v(in ft/sec) given by v=1240p^(1/2), where p is the pressure (in psi). I f the water pressure is changing at a rate of 0.406 psi/sec, find the acceleration(dv/dt) of the water when p=33.0 psi. I know the answer is suppose to be...
November 21, 2010 by jahil

Calculus
A recording camera is located 2500 feet from the launch pad for recording a rocket launch. As the rocket lifts off, the angle of elevation of the camera increases 4 degrees per second while recording the launch. Find the instantaneous velocity and acceleration of the rocket at...
November 16, 2012 by BA

Physics
A wheel starts from rest and rotates about its axis with constant angular acceleration. After 8.7 s have elapsed, it has rotated through an angle of 20 radians. I found that the angular velocity at 8.7 s is 4.60 rad/s. What is the angular acceleration of the wheel? What is the...
November 21, 2014 by Ann

Math
A truck with 36-in.-diameter wheels is traveling at 55 mi/h. Find the angular speed of the wheels in rad/min, *hint convert miles to inches & hours to minutes How many revolutions per minute do the wheels make? • This question is 2 parts. I can't remember the formula for ...
September 2, 2014 by Jen

physics
In the figure, particle A moves along the line y = 29 m with a constant velocity of magnitude 3.5 m/s and parallel to the x axis. At the instant particle A passes the y axis, particle B leaves the origin with zero initial speed and constant acceleration of magnitude 0.44 m/s2...
September 12, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics
In the figure, particle A moves along the line y = 26 m with a constant velocity of magnitude 2.6 m/s and parallel to the x axis. At the instant particle A passes the y axis, particle B leaves the origin with zero initial speed and constant acceleration of magnitude 0.31 m/s2...
September 21, 2010 by Anonymous

Help pls
A box is dropped from a spacecraft moving horizontally at 27.0 m/s at a distance of 155 m above the surface of a moon. The rate of freefall acceleration on this airless moon is 2.79 m/s2. (a) How long does it take for the box to reach the moon's surface? (b) What is its ...
December 15, 2010 by misha shrutt

physics
A box is dropped from a spacecraft moving horizontally at 27.0 m/s at a distance of 155 m above the surface of a moon. The rate of freefall acceleration on this airless moon is 2.79 m/s2. (a) How long does it take for the box to reach the moon's surface? (b) What is its ...
December 15, 2010 by kevin giordano

physics
A box is dropped from a spacecraft moving horizontally at 27.0 m/s at a distance of 155 m above the surface of a moon. The rate of freefall acceleration on this airless moon is 2.79 m/s2. (a) How long does it take for the box to reach the moon's surface? (b) What is its ...
December 15, 2010 by misha shrutt

physics!
An electric dipole consists of 2.0 g spheres charged to 5.0 nC (positive and negative) at the ends of a 12 cm long massless rod. The dipole rotates on a frictionless pivot at its center. The dipole is held perpendicular to a uniform electric field with field strength 1400V, ...
February 8, 2012 by cha

Physics
From the edge of the rooftop of a building, a boy throws a stone at an angle 20.0° above the horizontal. The stone hits the ground 4.60 s later, 104 m away from the base of the building. (Ignore air resistance.) What is the maximum height H reached by the stone? (I found that ...
September 13, 2012 by Jerry

physics
A cannon res a cannonball from ground level at an angle of 18 above the horizontal, and the cannonball lands on the ground some distance away. If the muzzle velocity of the cannon remains unchanged, at what angle should the cannon be red so that the cannonball travels twice ...
September 19, 2014 by kristen

physics
the small body of mass m slides on a frictionless loop the height above the bottom path of the circular loop is three times the radius of the circular loop.DETERMINE THE VELOCITY OF THE MASS BEFORE IT REACHES TH BOTTOM PATH OF THE LOOP
November 16, 2010 by ERIC

trig
An aircraft maintains a speed of 500 miles per hour in a southwestern direction. The velocity of the jet stream is constant 50 miles per hour from the west. Find the resultant vector, the speed, and actual direction of the aircraft.
January 15, 2013 by Deb

Vector Calculus
An airplane is traveling in the direction 20degrees west of north at 700 km/hr. Find the component form of velocity of the airplane assuming that the positive x-axis represents due east and the positive y-axis represents due north.
January 26, 2013 by Melissa

mechanics
a stone is dropped from a cliff 200m high.if a second stone is thrown verticall upwards 1.50seconds after the first was released.strike the cliff base at the same instant as the first stone.with what velocity was the second stone thrown
January 30, 2013 by chibuzor

physics
An astronaut on a distant planet wants to determine its acceleration due to gravity. The astronaut throws a rock straight up with a velocity of + 15.5 m/s and measures a time of 13.9 s before the rock returns to his hand. What is the acceleration (magnitude and direction) due...
June 17, 2013 by louis aaaa

Physics
A two head collision. One car weighs 45000 newtons and going at 15 meters per second. The other car is traveling at 25 meters per second and weighs 9000 newtons. How would I calculate velocity?
December 3, 2014 by Emily Carey

Physics
A cheetah is hunting. Its prey runs for 2.88 s at a constant velocity of +8.93 m/s. Starting from rest, what constant acceleration must the cheetah maintain in order to run the same distance as its prey runs in the same time? (Give the magnitude of the acceleration
January 30, 2015 by Grayson

physics plzz
In a game against the White Sox, baseball pitcher Nolan Ryan threw a pitch measured at 40.4 m/s. If it was 18.7 m from Nolan's position on the pitcher's mound to home plate, how long did it take the ball to get to the batter waiting at home plate? Treat the ball's velocity as ...
September 10, 2011 by Unknown

Physics
One boat tows another boat by means of a tow line, which is under a constant tension of 495 N. The boats move at a constant speed of 4.75 m/s. How much work is done by the tension in 1.10 min? Not sure how to apply the work-energy theorem. I assume velocity needs to be ...
October 3, 2011 by Help

Physics
A girl places a stick at an angle of 60.0° against a flat rock on a frozen pond. She pushes at an angle and moves the rock horizontally for 2.00 m across the pond at a velocity of 4.00 m/s and a power of 160.0 W. What force did she apply to the stick? How much work did she do...
February 12, 2012 by Pat

Physics
A 1.07 kg block slides across a horizontal surface directly toward a massless spring with spring constant 4,794 N/m. The surface is frictionless except for a rough patch of length 0.461 m that has coefficient of kinetic friction 0.358. The initial velocity of the block is 4.12...
May 14, 2012 by Jennifer

Houston community college
A projectile is fired from ground level with an initial velocity of 50m/s and an initial angle of 30degree. Assuming g= 9.8 m/s*2, find: (a) The projectile total time of flight. (b) The maximum height attained (c) The total horizontal traveled (d) The final horizontal and ...
September 24, 2012 by Abraham

Physics
A little red wagon with mass 7.0kg moves in a straight line on a frictionless horizontal surface. It has an initial speed of4.00 m/s and then is pushed 3.0m in the direction of the initial velocity by a force with a magnitude of 10.0 N a.) Use the work-energy theorem to ...
October 15, 2012 by Frankie

Physics
A little red wagon with mass 7.0kg moves in a straight line on a frictionless horizontal surface. It has an initial speed of4.00 m/s and then is pushed 3.0m in the direction of the initial velocity by a force with a magnitude of 10.0 N a.) Use the work-energy theorem to ...
October 15, 2012 by Frankie

physics
A PARTICLE OF MASS M IS SHOT WITH an initial velocity v making an angle b with the horizontal,the particle moves in the gravitational field of the earth. find the angular momentum of the particle about the origin when the particle is at the origin ,at the highest point of its ...
August 22, 2013 by mechanics

science
On average, froghopper insects have a mass of 12.3 mg and jump to a height of 428 mm. The takeoff velocity is achieved as the little critter flexes its leg over a distance of approximately 2.0 mm. Assume a vertical jump with constant acceleration. How long does the jump last (...
October 25, 2013 by kendall

science
On average, froghopper insects have a mass of 12.3 mg and jump to a height of 428 mm. The takeoff velocity is achieved as the little critter flexes its leg over a distance of approximately 2.0 mm. Assume a vertical jump with constant acceleration. How long does the jump last (...
October 25, 2013 by kendall

Physics 12
how to calculate the tie when the initial velocity of and object (rock) is given ( 12m/s 42 degrees above the horizontal. The object land at the other side of say a moat at a level of 9.5 m below the initial level. Air resistance is negligible. What is the time of flight? (the...
October 12, 2014 by Roya

AP Physics
A honeybee with a mass of 0.175 g lands on one end of a popsicle stick (Active Example 9-2). After sitting at rest for a moment, the bee runs toward the other end with a velocity 1.47 cm/s relative to the still water. What is the speed of the 5.20 g stick relative to the water...
November 26, 2014 by Kylie

physics
A horizontal pipe 17.00 cm in diameter has a smooth reduction to a pipe 8.50 cm in diameter. If the pressure of the water in the larger pipe is 8.00 104 Pa and the pressure in the smaller pipe is 6.00 104 Pa, at what rate does water flow through the pipes? The velocity is the ...
September 27, 2010 by flame

physics
An astronaut on a distant planet wants to determine its acceleration due to gravity. The astronaut throws a rock straight up with a velocity of 13.5 m/s and measures a time of 21.8 s before the rock returns to his hand. What is the acceleration due to gravity on this planet? (...
January 15, 2012 by Jen

PHYSICS- Please Help :(
A ball is thrown downwards at a velocity of 14m/s from a bridge. One second earlier a rock is dropped from the same bridge. a)When will the ball meet up with the rock. b)When will the ball meet up with the rock? c)What is the initial minimum speed by the ball in order to catch...
February 12, 2012 by Coco

Linear velocity/ acceleration
A body moves 180 degrees from point A to point B in a semi circle. The diameter of the semi circle is 2m. Calculate the distance traveled between point A and point B. C = pi * d = 3.1416 * 2m = 6.283 = 6.283/ 2 = 3.141 ANS = 3.141 Is this done correctly??
June 3, 2013 by Danny

physics
a circular hoop of mass and radius spins like a wheel rotating about its centre with moment of inertia. its period it T (1) find the kinetic energy in terms of the given parameters 2. if such a hoop rolls with its centre moving at velocity v show that it rolls down an inclined...
July 6, 2013 by SING

physics
a circular hoop of mass and radius spins like a wheel rotating about its centre with moment of inertia. its period it T (1) find the kinetic energy in terms of the given parameters 2. if such a hoop rolls with its centre moving at velocity v show that it rolls down an inclined...
July 6, 2013 by SING

Physics
a circular hoop of mass and radius spins like a wheel rotating about its centre with moment of inertia. its period it T (1) find the kinetic energy in terms of the given parameters 2. if such a hoop rolls with its centre moving at velocity v show that it rolls down an inclined...
July 6, 2013 by SING

Algebra everyone!!!
A 0.5 kg ball is thrown vertically upward at a speed of 25 m/s. Its velocity, v(t) (in m/s), at time, t (in seconds), is given by v(t)= 25-9.8t Its kinetic energy, K(v) (in Joules), is given by K(v)=0.5v^2. Express the ball's kinetic energy as a function of time, K(t). Thanks ...
February 11, 2007 by Shay

Physics
A 1200-kg car rounds a corner of radius r = 45 m. If the coefficient of static friction between tires and the road is 0.93 and the coefficient of kinetic friction between tires and the road is 0.75, what is the maximum velocity the car can have without skidding?
October 5, 2010 by Anonymous

Physics
A girl having mass of 35 KG sits on a trolley of mass 5 KG. The trolley is given an initial velocity of 4 m/s by applying a force. The trolley comes to rest after travelling a distance of 16 m. (i) How much work is done on the trolley? (ii) How much work is done by the girl?
December 21, 2010 by Harshid

Physics
If the rifle is stopped by the hunter’s shoulder in a distance of 3.16 cm, what is the magnitude of the average force exerted on the shoulder by the rifle? Answer in units of N. mass of bullet= 0.0137 kg velocity of bullet= 546 m/s to the right mass of rifle= 3.82 kg recoil ...
February 14, 2015 by Anonymous

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 11
A 1.00 x 10^4 W electric motor is used to lift a 955 kg object vertically 25.0 m at a constant velocity in 45.0 s. What is the efficiency of the motor? I did P=W/t (1.00x10^4 x 45 =W) And got 4.50 x 10^5 Then I did Ep' = Ek 955 x 9.81 x 25 = 234213.75 But I wasn't sure what ...
January 4, 2015 by Allie

Physics
A string of mass m=.1kg is stretched to where its length is L=20m. What is the tension force applied to the string if it takes a pulse 2 seconds to get from one end to the other? m=kg L=20m T=4s mass density =m/L = .1/20 = kg/m Tension =? I know v=sqrt(F_t/mass density) But I'...
February 6, 2008 by Andrea

cleveland
A 28 kg chair intially at rest on a horizontal floor requires a 360 N horizontal force to set it in motion. Once the chair is in motion, a 329 N horizontail force keeps moving it at a constant velocity. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s^2. What is the coefficient of ...
December 17, 2009 by adam

physics
A 200-m-wide river flows due east at a uniform speed of 2.0 m/s. A boat with a speed of 8.0 m/s relative to the water leaves the south bank pointed in a direction west of north. What are the (a) magnitude and (b) direction of the boat’s velocity relative to the ground? (c) How...
February 9, 2010 by hanrap

physics
using the strap at an angle of 31° above the horizontal, a Grade 12 Physics student, tired from studying, is dragging his 15 kg school bag across the floor at a constant velocity. (a) If the force of tension in the strap is 51 N, what is the normal force on the bag? image (b) ...
March 5, 2010 by sylvia

pPhysics for life scince
4.The brakes are applied at the end of the 100s and the car comes to a stop within 20m, slowing down at a constant rate. What is acceleration? 5.Now the car turns back and its speed increases at 5m/s^2 for 7s. What is its speed at the end of 7th second? What its velocity at ...
March 23, 2010 by Simeon

physics
a 2.5 kg rifle fires a 20 g bullet at 400 m/s. What is the magnitude of the recoil velocity of the rifle? I still don't understand. Could you please help with a formula? Thank you. physics - drwls, Monday, February 7, 2011 at 6:38pm Try using conservation of momentum. recoil ...
February 7, 2011 by Sejul

physics
A 15 kg crate is held with a rope at the top of a metal ramp that has an incline of 25(degrees) with the horizontal. The rope breaks and slides down the ramp a distance of 5.50 meters before it hits the floor. If the coefficient of friction between the crate and the metal ramp...
February 24, 2011 by taylor

physics
A proton with a speed of 3.5 × 10 6 m/s is shot into a region between two plates that are separated by a distance of 0.23 m. As indicated in the figure, a magnetic field exists between the plates, and it is perpendicular to the velocity of the proton. What must be the ...
March 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics
A ball launched from ground level lands 2.7 s later on a level field 50 m away from the launch point. Find the magnitude of the initial velocity vector and the angle it is above the horizontal. (Ignore any effects due to air resistance.) A. Find the magnitude m/s B. Find the ...
September 28, 2011 by Kayla

science equation
I don't think I have enough information to answer this question but my teacher says i do. The question is, If I drop a ball off of the AUL building and it take 8 seconds to hit the ground what is the velocity of the ball? I know that v=d/t so I have v=d/8 so there is nothing ...
December 5, 2011 by Alli

physics
A 200 gram block is attached to a spring with a spring constant of 8 N/m. The spring oscillates horizontally on a frictionless surface. Its velocity is 80 cm/s when x = - 4.2 cm. a. What is the amplitude of oscillation? b. What is the block’s maximum acceleration? c. What is ...
December 11, 2011 by SOMEONE PLEASE HELP

science
A 200-m-wide river flows due east at a uniform speed of 2.0 m/s. A boat with a speed of 8.0 m/s relative to the water leaves the south bank pointed in a direction west of north. What are the (a) magnitude and (b) direction of the boat’s velocity relative to the ground? (c) How...
March 5, 2012 by jaco

physics
A horizontal circular platform (m = 108.1 kg, r = 3.25m) rotates about a frictionless vertical axle. A student (m = 85.3kg) walks slowly from the rim of the platform toward the center. The angular velocity, omega, of the system is 2.5 rad/s when the student is at the rim. Find...
March 8, 2012 by Jackie

physics
A 16.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 87 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring having spring constant 168 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. The bullet block system compresses the spring by a ...
October 21, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
A 16.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 87 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring having spring constant 168 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. The bullet block system compresses the spring by a ...
October 22, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics
An aircraft has a cruising speed of 100 m/s On a particular day, a wind is blowing from the west at 75.0 m/s If the plane is pointed due north, what would be the magnitude and direction of the velocity relative to the ground? If the pilot wishes to have a resultant direction ...
October 16, 2013 by Niki

Algebra
A catapult launches a boulder with an upward velocity of 184 feet per second. The height of the boulder, (h), in feet after t seconds is given by the function h(t) = –16t˛ + 184t +20. How long does it take the boulder to reach its maximum height? What is the boulder’s maximum ...
April 3, 2014 by Sandra

calculus
the height in feet of a rocket from ground level is given by the function f(t)= -16t^2+160t. what is the instantaneous velocity of the rocket 3 seconds after it is launched? A 32 feet/sec B 64 feet/sec C 12 feet/sec D 10 feet/sec E 8 feet/sec
November 26, 2012 by Disha

Physics
1.A 24 kg crate initially at rest on a horizon floor requires a 75 N horizontal force to set it in motion, once the crate is in motion, a horizontal force 53 N keeps the crate moving with a constant velocity. Find the coefficient of kinetic friction, between the floor and crate.
October 19, 2009 by Bob

physics
Zandor is being shot out of his cannon (at a velocity of 40 m/s) at an angle of 40 degrees above the horizontal. He is planning to pass through a ring of fire (which is 60 m from where he starts) to the landing pad. How far is the ring of fire from the ground? How far is the ...
October 9, 2010 by katelyn

Physics
Zandor is being shot out of his cannon (at a velocity of 40 m/s) at an angle of 40 degrees above the horizontal. He is planning to pass through a ring of fire (which is 60 m from where he starts) to the landing pad. How far is the ring of fire from the ground? How far is the ...
October 9, 2010 by katelyn

physics
a car, moving at 100 mi/hr, passes a stationary police car whose siren has a frequency of 500 Hz. what is the frequency change heard by observer in the moving car as he passes the police car? the velocity of sound in air is 343 m/s. ( 1 mi= 1.609 km). answer in units of Hz.
May 30, 2011 by OMAR

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