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physics
Ann, a 59.2 kg person throws a 0.0435 kg snowball forward with a ground speed of 39.5 m/s. Billy, with a mass of 63.5 kg, catches the snowball. Both people are on skates. Ann is initially moving forward with a speed of 2.22 m/s, and Billy is initially at rest. After the ...
October 21, 2012 by Anonymous

calculus
The velocity of a skateboard is v(t) = t^2 - 4 t + 3 m/s when moving in a straight line. A. Find the the change in displacement of the skateboard between 4 seconds and 6 seconds. (Note this may or may not be negative, meaning it goes in the opposite direction, if so then be ...
March 8, 2014 by ricky

physics
A dolphin jumps with an initial velocity of 10.5 m/s at an angle of 32.0° above the horizontal. The dolphin passes through the center of a hoop before returning to the water. If the dolphin is moving horizontally when it goes through the hoop, how high above the water is the ...
December 10, 2009 by Tom

physic
A dolphin jumps with an initial velocity of 13.0m/s at an angle of 41.0 ^\circ above the horizontal. The dolphin passes through the center of a hoop before returning to the water.If the dolphin is moving horizontally when it goes through the hoop, how high above the water is ...
July 14, 2012 by aa

Physics
A dolphin jumps with an initial velocity of 13.0at an angle of 44.0 above the horizontal. The dolphin passes through the center of a hoop before returning to the water. If the dolphin is moving horizontally when it goes through the hoop, how high above the water is the center ...
February 6, 2013 by Meredith

Physics
A dolphin jumps with an initial velocity of 13.0at an angle of 44.0 above the horizontal. The dolphin passes through the center of a hoop before returning to the water. If the dolphin is moving horizontally when it goes through the hoop, how high above the water is the center ...
February 6, 2013 by Meredith

physics
A 15.0 kg dart is thrown horizontally into a dartboard. The thrower applies a 80.0 N force over a distance of 88.2 cm in order to propel the dart. a) Calculate the work done by the dart thrower. b) Determine the velocity of the dart. c) If the dart went 4.50 cm into the ...
January 9, 2014 by Alice

math
Your friend is standing below the window outside of our classroom and attempting to throw a rock past the window to get your attention. The rock is thrown straight up in the air and passes our window 0.40s after being released. It passes the same window on its way back down 1....
February 21, 2014 by gabriela

HELP PLEASE
the wind blowing on a vertical surface varies jointly as the area of the surface and the square of the velocity. if a wind of 40 mph exerts a force of 50 pounds on a surface of 1/2 square foot , how much force will a wind of 80 mph place on a surface of 2 square feet the ...
October 1, 2007 by Katy

science
a boat heading due north crosses a wide river with speed of 12km/h relative to the water the water in the river has a uniform speed of 5 km/h due east relative to the earth.determine the velocity of the boat relative to an observer standing on either bank and the direction of ...
July 1, 2012 by jo1475

science, absolute zero
what is absolute zero? if 0 kelvin is the lowest temperature we can ever get, then does it mean that -273 degree Celsius is the lowest temperature we can reach? the book said "when we remove all of the energy from something, its temperature will be zero kelvin", what does ...
January 17, 2007 by minerva

Physics
At an antique car rally, a Stanley Steamer automobile travels north at 38 km/h and a Pierce Arrow automobile travels east at 51 km/h. Relative to an observer riding in the Stanley Steamer, what are the x- and y-components of the velocity of the Pierce Arrow car?
February 8, 2010 by Max

Physics
At an antique car rally, a Stanley Steamer automobile travels north at 38 km/h and a Pierce Arrow automobile travels east at 51 km/h. Relative to an observer riding in the Stanley Steamer, what are the x- and y-components of the velocity of the Pierce Arrow car?
February 9, 2010 by Max

physics
A boy throws a ball at 5.5 m/s at an angle of 25.4° above the horizontal off a cliff which is 70.8 m high. What angle does the velocity of the ball make with the horizontal 0.78 s after the throw? (make the angle positive if the angle is above the horizontal, and negative if ...
December 6, 2012 by vince

Physics
A ball is thrown straight upward (along the y-axis) with an initial velocity of 16 m/s from the top of a building located 20 m above ground. Find the maximum height of the ball. In other words, find the ball's maximum distance from the ground. Be aware that once you find the ...
June 20, 2011 by Promise

Physics
1. A rescue plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 500 m and velocity of 300 m\s east drops a food supply packet to plane crash survivors on the ground. The packet falls freely to the ground without a parachute. Assume that the weather is perfect. a. Calculate the time it...
October 23, 2012 by Shannon

Physics
A plane is flying horizontally with speed 152 m/s at a height 2110 m above the ground, when a package is dropped from the plane. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Neglecting air resistance,A second package is thrown downward from the plane with a vertical speed ...
December 9, 2012 by Emily

Phy
A 2.0 kg ball is placed against a spring of force constant 750N/m, which has been compressed 0.28m. The spring is released and the ball moves along a horizontal frictionless surface and up a ramp. Calculate the... a) maximum elastic potential energy of the spring (could it be ...
January 14, 2013 by Shanelle

Science (physics)
A particle P is launched from a point O with an initial velocity of 60m/s at an angle of 30 degrees to the horizontal. At the same time, a second particle Q is projected in the opposite direction with initial speed of 50m/s from a point level with point O and 100m from O. You ...
March 18, 2013 by Joe

Intermediate algebra, concepts and graphs
a bullet is fired into the air with an initial upward velocity of 64 fps from the top of a building 80 feet high. The equation that gives the height of the bullet at any time (t), is h=80+64t-16t^2. Find the times at which the arrow will be 128 feet in the air? This talks ...
June 12, 2013 by Lisa

physics
You are riding a carousel that is turning at a constant angular velocity. You must pull toward the center with 100N of force to stay in place. You decide to move radially toward the center of the carousel to ride on a small animal figure that is at half the distance from the ...
September 23, 2014 by Girma

Physics
An electron that has velocity v = (3 x 105 m/s) and moves along positive x direction through the uniform magnetic field B = (0.8T) which is along the positive z direction. a. Find the force on the electron (magnitude and direction). (e = - 1.6 x 10-19 C, m=9.1 x10-31 kg) b. ...
April 25, 2011 by asif

physics
A boy sitting on the edge of a vertical cliff fires a rock with a slingshot at a velocity of 16.45758956 m/s and an angle of 59.78 degrees above the horizontal. The rock lands in a lake at the base of the cliff, a horizontal distance of 89.67 meters beyond the base of the ...
September 14, 2009 by projectile motion

physic
Six roller-coaster carts pass over the same semicircular "bump." The mass M of each cart (including passenger) and the normal force n of the track on the cart at the top of each bump are given in the figures. Iam given the force in N of the cart at the peak of the loop and the...
October 27, 2010 by mike

physics
A boy sitting in a boat at rest throws a 6.4kg object horizontally out of the boat at 10.0 m/s. The mass of the boy is 26kg and the mass of the boat is 45kg. Calculate the velocity of the boat just after the package is thrown. I used momentum before = momentum after. 6.4kg*10....
March 18, 2011 by Mark

Physics
A swimmer can swim in still water at a speed of 9.31 m/s. He intends to swim directly across a river that has a downstream current of 4.35 m/s. a) How many degrees from straight across the river should he head? Let upstream be a positive angle. Answer in units of degrees b) ...
October 11, 2012 by Diego

Physics
The earth moves around the sun in a nearly circular orbit of radius 1.50 x 1011 m. During the three summer months (an elapsed time of 7.89 x 106 s), the earth moves one-fourth of the distance around the sun. (a) What is the average speed of the earth? (b) What is the magnitude...
September 7, 2013 by WR

physics
A neutron, a proton, and an electron are initially at the same distance from a relatively large stationary nucleus moving at a constant velocity. Assume the masses of the proton and neutron are equal. 1. Which is the first particle to reach the nucleus? 2. Which particle ...
March 23, 2008 by Karen

PHYSICS!!!
A neutron, a proton, and an electron are initially at the same distance from a relatively large stationary nucleus moving at a constant velocity. Assume the masses of the proton and neutron are equal. 1. Which is the first particle to reach the nucleus? 2. Which particle ...
March 23, 2008 by Karen

physics
A Hollywood Daredevil plans to jump a canyon on a motorcycle. There is a 15 m drop and the horizontal distance originally planned was 60 m but it turns out the canyon is really 69.6 m across. If he desires a a 3.2 second flight time a. what is the correct angle of his launch ...
September 11, 2009 by Andy

physics
A Hollywood Daredevil plans to jump a canyon on a motorcycle. There is a 15 m drop and the horizontal distance originally planned was 60 m but it turns out the canyon is really 69.6 m across. If he desires a a 3.2 second flight time a. what is the correct angle of his launch ...
September 12, 2009 by Andy

Physics for life science
1. A car starts from rest and accelerates at a constant rate to 80km/h in 6s in positive direction. What is the acceleration? 2. After how long will the car speed be 120km/h if it keep accelerating at the same rate as in 1.? 3.After the car reached speed of 120km/h it travels ...
March 23, 2010 by Simeon

phyics
If two cars are traveling along a straight road, one behind the other. the first is traveling at a constant velocity of 10 m/s. the second, approaching from the rear, is traveling at 22 m/s. when the second car is 300m behind the first, the driver applies the brakes, ...
November 6, 2010 by billy

physics please help me
A 5.00 kg ball (ball 1), moving to the right at a velocity of +4.00 m/s on a frictionless table, collides head-on with a stationary 7.60 kg ball (ball 2). Find the final velocities of the balls if the collision is as specified below. (a) elastic collision ball 1 = -.825 ball 2...
November 7, 2010 by dan

physics
There is a 1500 mile race course. I MUST have a top speed of 36 meters/s (meaning I cannot go over 36). The max foward acceleration is 4 m/s squared and the max backward acceleration is 6 m/s squared. I start at 600m and must go to the 800m mark (I must travel 200m). What is ...
March 14, 2011 by hanna

physics
Marks: 2 The time taken by the space craft moving at a speed equal to half the velocity of light to go from star A to star B is 2 years as calculated at the Earth station. Which of the following is correct for the time measured by the astronaut in the space craft to reach the...
April 30, 2011 by ashley --

physics
Marks: 2 The time taken by the space craft moving at a speed equal to half the velocity of light to go from star A to star B is 2 years as calculated at the Earth station. Which of the following is correct for the time measured by the astronaut in the space craft to reach the...
April 30, 2011 by ashley --

Physics
Suppose that a 200g mass (0.20kg) is oscillating at the end of a spring upon a horizontal surface that is essentially friction-free. The spring can be both stretched and compressed and have a spring constant of 240N/m. It was originally stretched a distance of 12cm (0.12m) ...
March 13, 2012 by Kayla

physics
A water skier, moving at a speed of 6.42 m/s, is being pulled by a tow rope that makes an angle of 39.7 ° with respect to the velocity of the boat (see the drawing). The tow rope is parallel to the water. The skier is moving in the same direction as the boat. If the tension in...
February 1, 2011 by bam

Physics
A ship is sailing west at 5km/h relative to land.To people on the ship, a balloon appears to move away horizontally at 10km/h versus east. A)what is the wind velocity relative to land? B)What is the distance travelled by the balloon in 30 min 1)For a person at rest on the ship...
October 8, 2014 by Sabrina

Physics
Starting from rest, a 6.70 kg object falls through some liquid and experiences a resistive (drag) force that is linearly proportional to the velocity of the object. It's measured that the object reaches half its terminal speed at 4.50 s. a) What is the terminal speed for this ...
July 26, 2012 by Zac

physics
The above graph represents the motion of two vehicles: A and B What is the acceleration of vehicle A during the first 5.0 s? Calculate the distance between vehicle A and B after 6.0 s? What is the instantaneous acceleration of vehicle A at the 10.0 s mark? What is the average ...
June 3, 2014 by grey

physics
I'm suppose to draw velocity time and acceleration time graph for a rocket that is launched vertically into the air and falls back down to its initial height. We are to assume that x axis is up. So would I draw an curved figure like a downward parabola or a straight vertical ...
September 5, 2011 by Jennifer

Physics help!!
An archer shoots an arrow with a velocity of 45 m/s at an angle of 50 degrees with the horizontal.An assistant standing on the level ground 150m downrange from the launch point throws an apple straight up with the minimum intial speed necessary to meet the path of the arrow. (...
February 18, 2013 by Sammie

math
A major leaugue baseball player hits a ball 3 feet above the ground with a velocity of 103 feet per second in the direction of a 10 foot wall that is 300 feet from home plate. If the hit is at an angle of elevation of 34 degrees and there is wind blowing 22 feet per second in ...
May 14, 2013 by Chris

math
A major leaugue baseball player hits a ball 3 feet above the ground with a velocity of 103 feet per second in the direction of a 10 foot wall that is 300 feet from home plate. If the hit is at an angle of elevation of 34 degrees and there is wind blowing 22 feet per second in ...
May 14, 2013 by Chris

physics
an airplane with a speed of 40.4 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 54 degrees with respect to the horizontal. When the planes altitude is 520 m, the pilot releases a package. a. calculate the distance along the ground measured from a point directly beneath the point of ...
September 23, 2012 by mo

acceleration estimate(bobpursley)
Well, bobpursley explained this to me. I didn't understand this well. Since there was an error in the data, I am posting it again t(sec) v(ft/sec) 1 12.2 1.5 13 2 13.4 2.5 13.7 velocity of an object moving along a line at various times. How do I estimate the object's ...
December 11, 2006 by Jen

physics
A stone is projected upward at an angle of 60degree to the horizontal from the top of a tower of height 100meter and it hits the ground at a point. If the initial velocity of projection is 100meter. Calculate the maximum height of the stone above the ground. Calculate the time...
January 3, 2012 by John

physics
A stone is projected upward at an angle of 60degree to the horizontal from the top of a tower of height 100meter and it hits the ground at a point. If the initial velocity of projection is 100meter. Calculate the maximum height of the stone above the ground. Calculate the time...
January 3, 2012 by John

Physics
The force on an object is described as a function of time equation: F(t) = 3t^2+7t What is the impulse delievered by the force over a period of time from 0 to 5.0s? What is the average force exerted on an object over this time period? If the object has a mass of 2.0kg and is ...
March 1, 2011 by melissa

Physics
While standing on a frictionless ice surface, a 50 kg skater pushes against a wall with an average force of 150 N west for 0.210 s. Calculate the velocity of the skater at 0.210 s. This was what i did: m = 50 kg Fnet = 150 N t = 0.210 s Vf =? Fnet = ma Fnet/m = a 150 N/50 kg...
March 28, 2011 by bram

Physics
Units count. Show all steps, not just the numerical substitutions. Show the equations you used. No information is missing. A person throws a ball upward into the air with an initial velocity of 15.0 m/s. Calculate the following: a.) how high it goes. b.) how long the ball is ...
September 26, 2011 by Jane

Physics
Units count. Show all steps, not just the numerical substitutions. Show the equations you used. No information is missing. A person throws a ball upward into the air with an initial velocity of 15.0 m/s. Calculate the following: a.) how high it goes. b.) how long the ball is ...
September 26, 2011 by Phil

Physics
I've been stuck on this problem for a while. Im not sure where to even begin. A bike wheel is rotating with an angular velocity of 3.1 rev/s. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the wheel and brakes is .87, then find the revolutions the wheel makes in coming to rest...
April 21, 2011 by Ashley

Physics
A hydrogen atom consists of a positively charged proton (nucleus) and a negatively charged electron. The following is correct due to Coulomb's law: a.The two particles repel each other b.The electron accelerates toward the proton c.The electron and proton are in mechanical ...
February 5, 2010 by Sammy

physics
An airplane with a speed of 13 m/s is climbing upward at an angle of 48° counterclockwise from the positive x axis. When the plane's altitude is 720 m the pilot releases a package. (a) Calculate the distance along the ground, measured from a point directly beneath the point of...
October 19, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
The gun, mount, and train car had a total mass of 1.22 106 kg. The gun fired a projectile that was 80.0 cm in diameter and weighed 7502 kg. In the firing illustrated in the figure, the gun has been elevated at č = 18.0° above the horizontal. If the railway gun was at rest ...
February 28, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics
Philadelphia Flyers player Mike Richards stands on the frictionless ice next to the goal. Neither Mike nor the goal are anchored to the ice. Frustrated after a recent playoff loss, 102.5kg Mike suddenly pushes on the goal, sending it across the ice a 2.80m/s. Mike recoils in ...
April 29, 2012 by Sarah

Physics
Upon a flat only 10 m high (Is that possible?) there are two guns A and B attached together making a vertical angle of 60 degrees when A is flat on roof. They fire at the same time and has the same reloading time. Both guns are capable of giving an initial velocity of 5√...
August 10, 2012 by Imalka

Differential Equations
The velocity v of a freefalling skydiver is well modeled by the differential equation m*dv/dt=mg-kv^2 where m is the mass of the skydiver, g is the gravitational constant, and k is the drag coefficient determined by the position of the driver during the dive. (a)Find the ...
January 24, 2013 by Erica

physics
a hot air balloonist, rising vertically with a constant velocity of magnitude 5m/s releases a sandbag at an instant when the balloon is 40m above the ground. after it is released, the sandbag is in free fall. a) compute position at .250s b.)how many seconds after its release, ...
July 19, 2008 by anonymous

physics
A cart of mass m = 1.10 kg on a track undergoes a collision with another cart. It's velocity before and after the collision, vi and vf is measured and found to be vi = 2.12ˇŔ0.06 m/s and vf = 0.60ˇŔ0.08 m/s. Calculate the following quantities including their uncertainty. ...
February 19, 2014 by Chen

Psychics
A freight car is moving freely along a railroad track at 7.0 m/s and collides with a tanker car that is at rest. After the collision, the two cars stick together and continue to move down the track. What is the magnitude of the final velocity of the cars if the freight car has...
March 17, 2011 by Kendra

physics
a car accelerates from rest at a constant rate 'a' for some time. after which it decelerates at a constant rate'b' and comes to rest. if the total time elapsed is t second, evaluate 1) the maximum velocity reached and 2) the total distance travelled. the answer for this ...
July 13, 2011 by pavatharani

physics
A subway train starts from rest at a station and accelerates at a rate of 1.60 m/s2 for 14.0s. It runs at a constant speed for 70.0 s and then slows down at a rate of -3.50 m/s2 until it stops at the next station. a) Sketch a position vs. time graph for this problem. b) Sketch...
June 4, 2012 by cody

Physics
1. A small plane can travel at 200 km/h in still air. If a 50.0 km/h wind is coming from the east, determine the ground velocity of the plane if the pilot keeps the plane pointed [N]. 2. A pilot is flying from City A to City B which is 300 km [NW]. If the plane will encounter ...
April 24, 2014 by Corey Brown

Physics help?
Nitrogen gas molecules, which have mass 4.65×10−26 kg, are striking a vertical container wall at a horizontal velocity of positive 440 m/s. 5.00×1021 molecules strike the wall each second. Assume the collisions are perfectly elastic, so each particle rebounds off the ...
June 2, 2012 by Megan

physic
Hi! Question:A ball is tossed from an upper-story window of a building.The ball is given an initial velocity of 7.80m/s at an angle of 21.0 degrees below the horizontal.It strikes the ground 3.00s later. A.How far horizontally from the base of the building does the ball strik ...
September 30, 2009 by Chan

physics
A rocket is fired straight up and accelerates upward at 24 m/s2 for 12 seconds. The rocket then runs out of fuel and coasts. Ignore any air resistance effects and use -9.8 m/s2 for the local acceleration due to gravity. a) What is the rocket’s maximum altitude? b) How long is ...
September 28, 2011 by help

Physics please check
1) Two identical automobiles have the same speed, one traveling east and one traveling west. Do these cars have the same momentum? Explain. No. Same car, same mass, same speed, but different velocity. correct. Momentum is a vector.
April 3, 2007 by Mary

PHYSICS
Both car A and car B leave school at the same time, traveling in the same direction. Car A travels at a constant speed of 79 km/h, while car B travels at a constant speed of 89 km/h. How far is Car A from school 1.6 h later? Answer in units of km IT'S NOT ASKING FOR THE ...
September 13, 2011 by naia

physics
an 8g bullet is shot into a 4kg block, at rest on a frictionless surface. the bullet remains lodged in the block. the block moves into a spring and compresses it 9.40cm. the force constant of the spring is 1000 N/m. a) what is the initial velocity of the bullet b) how much ...
July 22, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
A rectangular loop of side 8cm and 2cm with a smal cut is movg out of uniform magnetic field of magnitude O.3t directed normal to d loop .wat is d emf developed acros d cut if d velocity of d loop is 1cm in a directed normal to d 1) longer side,2)short side of d loop ?for how ...
December 7, 2011 by anjan

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 6.5 N; a second force has a magnitude of 3.9 N and points in the negative y direction. Find the direction and magnitude of the ...
September 24, 2012 by anne

Physics
A 57.8 kg pole-vaulter falls from rest from a height of 5.4 m onto a foam-rubber pad. The pole-vaulter comes to rest 0.25 s after landing on the pad. (a) Calculate the athlete's velocity just before reaching the pad. ______ m/s downward (b) Calculate the constant force exerted...
March 21, 2011 by Becky

math
(a)find antiderivatives for the following functions : (i) e^5x sinh3x + 4x+6/x^2+3x+5 . (ii)root3x(x^2-2/x+1). (b)Evaluate the following integrals over the given intervals: (i)4/2x-1 - 3/x+4 over [1,3] (ii)cosh 3x-sinh4x over [0, ln2] (c)A particle is moving from rest with an...
May 8, 2012 by weloo_volley

Physics/Math
A 1.50 kg snowball is fired from a cliff 12.5 m high with an initial velocity of 14.0 m/s, directed 41.0° above the horizontal. (a) Using energy techniques, rather than techniques of Chapter 4, find the speed of the snowball as it reaches the ground below the cliff. (b) What ...
March 7, 2007 by Technoboi11

physics
An ice sled powered by a rocket engine starts from rest on a large frozen lake and accelerates at +13.0 m/s^2. At t(subscript 1), the rocket engine is shut down and the sled moves with a constant velocity v until t(subscript 2). The total distance traveled by the sled is 5.30 ...
October 5, 2009 by Sela

physics
A baseball is thrown with an initial velocity of magnitude v at an angle of 27.2 with respect to the horizontal (x) direction. At the same time, a second ball is thrown with the same initial speed at a different angle with respect to x. If the two balls land at the same spot, ...
January 30, 2010 by Sal

physics
a ball is projected horizontally from the edge of a table that is 0.433m high, and it strikes the floor at a point 1.84m from the base of the table. the acceleration of gravity is 9.8m/s^2.what is the initial speed of the ball? how high is the ball above the floor when its ...
May 20, 2011 by rista

physics
A fighter-jet is in level flight at an altitude of 400m and with a speed of 200m/s. The fighter launches a rocket-powered missile horizontally from the underside of the jet. The rocket engine provided a constant horizontal acceleration of 25.0 m/s^2. a) how far does the ...
October 3, 2012 by toor

math
In order for a spacecraft to reach Earth's orbital velocity, it must achieve a speed of 17,500 mph in 610 seconds after its first stage burnout where it should have achieved a speed of 1530 mph. What percent increase in speed per second is necessary after first stage in order ...
July 8, 2014 by Charlie

physics
A 1000 kg car in neutral gear slow from 15 m/s to a stop in 5.0 s due to the force of friction. A. What was the acceleration of the car. B. What was the car’s initial momentum? C. What was its final momentum? D. What was the change in momentum of the car? E. What was the ...
October 23, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
A flowerpot falls from a window sill 25.3 m above the sidewalk. What is the velocity of the flowerpot when it strikes the ground? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . Answer in units of m/s How much time does a passerby on the sidewalk below have to move out...
January 29, 2012 by shay

college algebra
A model rocket is launches upward with an initial velocity of 160 feet per second. The height, in feet, of the rocket t seconds after the launch is given by h=-16t^2+160t. How many seconds after the launch will the rocket be 290 feet above the ground? Round to the nearest ...
January 30, 2012 by missy

an automobile is traveling north. can it have a ve
an automobile is traveling north. can it have a velocity toward the north and at the same time have an acceleration toward the south? under what circumstances?
September 24, 2009 by RAYMOND

physics
a spring loaded "cannon" on a wheeled car fires a metal ball vertically. the car is given a push and set in motion horizontally with a constant velocity. A pin is pulled with a string to launch the ball, which travels upward and then falls back into the moving cannon everytime...
January 1, 2008 by melissa

physics multiple choice
A person pushes horizontally with constant force P on a 230 N box resting on a frictionless horizontal floor. Which of the following statements about this box is correct? A.The box will accelerate no matter how small P is. B. The box will not accelerate unless P > 230 N. C...
February 2, 2011 by mely

physics multiple choice
A person pushes horizontally with constant force P on a 230 N box resting on a frictionless horizontal floor. Which of the following statements about this box is correct? A.The box will accelerate no matter how small P is. B. The box will not accelerate unless P > 230 N. C...
February 2, 2011 by andrea

physics
On take off, the combined action of the engines and wings of an airplane exerts a(n) 7767 N force on the plane,directed upward at an angle of 59.1 degrees above the horizontal. The plane rises with constant velocity in the vertical direction while continuing to accelerate in ...
July 12, 2011 by alexa

Physics
An airplane moves at 300 mi/hr relative to the air. It must fly from city A to city B, 600 miles due east. One day the wind is blowing at 100 mi/hr in a direction of 30 degrees north of east. Draw a diagram. b. What will the velocity of the plane relative to the ground (value ...
September 9, 2012 by joe

physics
Let a force of 1500 Newtons act through a distance of 200 meters on a 1500 kg car which starts from rest. a. What is the work done? b. What is the final velocity? c. What is the car's momentum? d. What is the car's change in momentum? e. What is the car's Kinetic Energy? f. ...
November 14, 2011 by Ryan

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 5.1 N; a second force has a magnitude of 4.3 N and points in the negative y direction. Find the direction and magnitude of the ...
October 15, 2011 by anonymous

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 magnitude of 6.5 N, a second force has a magnitude of 4.4 N and points in the negative direction. Find the direction and magnitude of the ...
November 6, 2011 by taylor

physics
A ballplayer standing at homeplate hits a baseball that is caught by another player at the same height above the ground from which it was hit. The ball is hit with an initial velocity of 23.0 m/s at an angle of 58.0° above the horizontal. (a) How high will the ball rise? (b) ...
February 14, 2010 by candace

Physics
A 15500 N automobile travels at a speed of 41 km/h northward along a street, and a 7000 N sports car travels at a speed of 65 km/h eastward along an intersecting street. a)If neither driver brakes and the cars collide at the intersection and lock bumpers, what will the ...
December 11, 2010 by Kelsey

physics
A ball is fired with an inital velocity of 500 m/s at an angle of 30 degrees above horizontal across a level field. Calculate the maximum height, the time of flight, and the range of the ball. Okay, so I know that this is a projectile problem but I am kind of having trouble ...
January 29, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
A model sailboat is slowly sailing west across a a pond at.33m/s. a gust of wind blowing at 28 degrees south of west gives the sailboat a constant acceleration of magnitude .30m/s squared during the time interval 2.0 sec. if the net force during the interval is .375N, what is ...
February 3, 2011 by cindy

Physics
A Football player on team a is movin gat a velocity of 8ms at an angle of 49 below the x axis. He collides with a player on team B, The Player B is moving at 7.5ms at an angle of 41 below the X and has a mass of 110KG after the collision both players remain in contact and move...
July 30, 2012 by Alex

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