Wednesday

June 29, 2016
Number of results: 14,372

**physics**

The 235-kg cart in the figure starts from rest and rolls with negligible friction. It is pulled by three ropes as shown. It moves 600. m horizontally. Find the final velocity of the cart. F1 = 500N at 0 degree F2 = 500N at 40.1 degree F3 = 400N at 30 degree
*March 26, 2011 by ashyLerry*

**Dynamics**

Fundamental Problem 15.12 The cannon and support without a projectile have a mass of 250 kg. If a 20 kg projectile is fired from the cannon with a velocity of 400 m/s , measured relative to the cannon, determine the speed of the projectile as it leaves the barrel of the cannon...
*September 21, 2011 by Kate*

**physics**

a mule uses a rope to pull a box that weighs 3.0x10^2N across a level surface with a constant velocity. the rope makes an angle of 30.0 degrees above the horizontal and the tension in the rope is 1.0x10^2N. what is the normal force on the floor on the box?
*December 5, 2011 by Emmy*

**Physics**

A 45kg sled is coasting with constant velocity at 3.0m/s over a patch of smooth and level ice. It enters a very rough section of ice that is 11m long in which the force of friction is 15N. With what speed will the sled emerge from the rough ice?
*January 5, 2012 by Lala*

**physics**

tom the cat is chasing jerry the mouse across the table surface at 1.5 m high, jerry steps out of the way and tom slides off the table at 5m/s. Where will tom hit the floof and what are the velocity components just before impact
*September 3, 2012 by Parker*

**Math**

A baseball is thrown upward from ground level with an initial velocity of 48 feet per second, and its height h in feet is given by , where t is the time in seconds. At what time does the ball reach 10 feet? Round to the nearest tenth. Step by step please
*September 4, 2012 by Anon*

**projectile motion**

a bullet is fired horizontally with an initial velocity of 600 m/s at a target located 300 m from the rifle. how much time is required for the bullet to reach the target? (B) using the approximate value of g=10 m/s squared how far does the bullet fall in this time?
*September 21, 2012 by us*

**Repost-Physics 1**

A crate of mass 48 kg is pushed up a frictionless ramp by a person as shown in the figure below. Calculate the work done by the person in pushing the crate a distance of 11 m as measured along the ramp. Assume the crate moves at constant velocity. _____J
*October 9, 2012 by John*

**physics**

The bunny is initially hopping east at 7 m/s when it first sees the fox. Over the next half second the bunny changes its velocity to west at 12 m/s and escapes. What was the bunny's average acceleration (magnitude and direction) during this half-second interval?
*October 11, 2012 by Nellie*

**General Chemistry 1 college class **

The tomato is dropped. What is the velocity, , of the tomato when it hits the ground? Assume 82.7 of the work done in Part A is transferred to kinetic energy, , by the time the tomato hits the ground. Express your answer numerically in meters per second
*October 30, 2012 by Taylor*

**physics**

A block of mass 0.8 kg is dragged along a level surface at constant velocity by a hanging block of mass 0.2 kg as shown in fig. 2.29. Find tension in the string and acceleration of the system, if the coefficient of friction between the block and the surface is 0.045 with ...
*June 14, 2013 by Ashima*

**Physics**

At the instant a race began, a 89.1 kg sprinter exerted a force of 710 N on the starting block in the direction 110 degrees measured clockwise from the positive x-axis. (a) What was the horizontal acceleration of the sprinter? a_x = (b) If the force was exerted for 0.7 s, ...
*February 21, 2014 by Rylan*

**Physics I NEED HELP WITH EQUATIONS**

A 7kg block is pulled at a constant velocity by a horizontal 25 N force - Calculate normal & gravitational forces - Calculate the applied & frictional forces - Calculate the coefficient of friction CAN SOMEONE PLEASE HELP ME WITH THE EQUATIONS FOR ALL OF THESE THINGS?
*June 3, 2014 by Jamika*

**physics**

a pool ball weighing 2 kg is traveling at 30 degree at 0.8 meter hits another ball moving at 0.5 m/s at 180 degree. if the second ball leaves the collision at 0 degree and the first moves away at 150 degree, find the final velocity vectors of the balls.
*January 7, 2015 by winnsie*

**Physics**

A 5 gram bullet is fired into a 7 kg ballistic pendulum suspended vertically from the ceiling. If the bullet embeds into the block and the two move as one to a new final height of 12 cm. What was the initial velocity of the bullet before impacting the pendulum?
*January 30, 2015 by Clara*

**Math**

a wrench is dropped by a worker at a construction site. four seconds later the worker hears it hit the ground below. How high is the worker above the ground? (The velocity of sound is 1100 ft/s, and the distance the wrench falls as a function of time is s=6t^2
*November 2, 2015 by John*

**PHYSICS 2**

A 2.0 kg cylinder (radius = 0.08 m, length = 0.50 m) is released from rest at the top of a ramp and allowed to roll without slipping. The ramp is 0.77 m high and 5.0 m long. (b) What is its rotational kinetic energy? ? J (c) What is its translational kinetic energy? ? J How do...
*October 20, 2008 by kelsey*

**physics**

A rocket of total mass 2580 kg is traveling in outer space with a velocity of 111 m/s. To alter its course by 32.0 degrees, its rockets can be fired briefly in a direction perpendicular to its original motion. If the rocket gases are expelled at a speed of 1560 m/s, how much ...
*March 11, 2010 by peyton*

**calc Urgent please**

A boat heads 15 degrees west of north with a water speed of 3m/s. Determine its velocity relative to the ground when there is a 2m/s current from 40 degrees east of north. How long does it take to cross the river which is 800 m wide? Where does the boat land on the other side?
*May 11, 2010 by Ariza*

**math**

projectiles what is the formula? Question A firework company is designing fireworks so that they can explode above a certain height. the fireworks are fired from the ground at an initial velocity of 160 ft per sec, what is the range of times for the firework to explode so that...
*December 11, 2010 by christian*

**Physics**

In a television tube, electrons initially at rest are accelerated by a uniform electric field of magnitude 4.0 105 N/C during the first 5.0 cm of the tube's length; then they move at essentially constant velocity another 45 cm before hitting the screen. (a) Find the speed of ...
*January 20, 2011 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS PLEASE HELP**

This question has two parts: First: A typical steel B-string in a guitar resonates at its fundamental frequency at 240 Hertz. The length of the string is 0.640 m. What is the wave velocity along the string?. Second: Find the wavelength of the third harmonic of the guitar string
*March 31, 2011 by College student in need of help*

**Physics**

The vertical position of a ball suspended by a rubber band is given by the equation y(t) = (3.4 m)sin(0.49 t/s − 0.40) − (0.4 m/s)t + 5.4 m. (a) What are the equations for velocity and acceleration for this ball? (Use the following as necessary: t.) (b) For what ...
*September 4, 2011 by emily*

**Physics**

Cheryl runs a race on a 400.0 m circular track. She starts running east of the starting line and then circles the track and falls, stopping 1.00 m west of the starting line. Her time is 80.0 s. What was her average velocity? I know the correct answer is -1.25 x 10-2 m/s. But ...
*January 9, 2012 by Pat*

**physics**

A cylinder of mass M=58 kg, radius R=1.3 m and moment of inertia I=(1/2)MR2 is initially rotating around its central axis with an angular velocity ωi= 1.8 rad/s. A tangential force F of constant magnitude applied to the edge of the cylinder during 5.9 s brings it to rest...
*March 25, 2012 by katie*

**physics**

An airplane is flying with a velocity of 95.0 at an angle of 26.0 above the horizontal. When the plane is a distance 113 directly above a dog that is standing on level ground, a suitcase drops out of the luggage compartment. How far from the dog will the suitcase land? You can...
*February 1, 2013 by Supriya*

**Physics**

A rock is thrown off a bridge at an angle of 38degree above horizontal, and landed in the water 3.60 seconds later 60.0 meters from the point at the waters level directly below the thrower... What is the rock's horizontal velocity? I need better clarity on physics, please?
*March 5, 2014 by Victoria *

**Physics**

The position of an object is described as x = 4.0t and y= 1.5t2 - 2t + 1.0. All factors are in SI-units. a) What is the begining velocity of the object? b) What is his acceleration? c) What is the direction along the x-axe at the time t=1.0 s ? Given answers are: 4.5 m/s in -...
*May 6, 2014 by Physics: Motion in two dimensions?*

**algebra**

A rock is thrown upward with a velocity of 15 meters per second from the top of a 30 meter high cliff, and it misses the cliff on the way back down. When will the rock be 10 meters from the water, below? Round your answer to two decimal places. I am not understanding how to ...
*August 24, 2014 by Jenn*

**Physics**

A projectile is launched with an initial speed of 80.0m/s at an angle of 40 degrees above the horizontal. The projectile lands on a hillside 3.80s later. Neglect air friction. What is the projectile's velocity at the highest point of its trajectory? What is the straight-line ...
*September 15, 2014 by Priya*

**algebra--1 question**

A ball is thrown into the air with an initial upward velocity of 45 ft/s. Its height (h) in feet after t seconds is given by the function h = –16t² + 45t + 6. After about how many seconds will the ball hit the ground? (1 point) 3 4 5 6 I get 2.9, so rounding it, it would be 3 ...
*March 24, 2015 by SkatingDJ*

**Calculus**

An elementary student kicks a ball straight into the air with a velocity of 16 feet/sec. If acceleration due to gravity is -32 ft/sec^2, how many seconds after it leaves his foot will it take the ball to reach its highest point? Assume the position at time t = 0 is 0 feet.
*February 14, 2016 by John*

**Algebra**

A plane is traveling at a speed of 160 mph in still air. Flying with a tail wind, the plane is clocked over a distance of 800 miles. Flying against a headwind it takes 3 more hours to complete the return trip. What was the wind velocity?
*June 25, 2016 by Janelle*

**Physics**

Jason drives due west with a speed of 35.0 mi/hr for 30 mins, then continues in the same direction with a speed of 60.0 mi/hr for 2.00 hr then drives farther west at 25.0 mi/hr for 10.0 mins. What is his average velocity?
*September 12, 2010 by Dakota S*

**science**

a body is moving with a uniform acceleration travels 24m in the 6th second and 44m in the 11th second. find 1). acceleration 2). uniform velocity of the body
*May 21, 2011 by Abhilash*

**physics**

a fish vertically up towards the surface of water with speed 3m/s observes a bird diving vertically down towards it with speed 9m/s.what is the actual velocity of bird?
*August 22, 2011 by sameeksha*

**physics**

At 25°C, sound can travel 100 meters across a football field in 0.29 seconds. Determine the velocity of these sound waves in the direction they travel across the field.
*October 20, 2011 by Anonymous*

**science**

position of a particle in frame s is given by r=(6t^2-4t)i-3t^3j+3k.in another frame s',its position of the same particle is given by r'=(6t^2+2t)i-(3t^3+8t)j+3k.what is the magnitude of relative velocity of s' with respect to s if r and r'are measured in metre and t in second.
*November 26, 2011 by biniya*

**physics**

If a truck is moving at 20m/s forward with relative to the ground, and a ball is fired 20m/s backward from the truck, what would be the velocity of the ball with respect to the ground?
*August 21, 2012 by rachel*

**physics**

block a in figure 1 has a mass of 10kg, and block b and the horizontal surface is 0.3. a) what is the mass of block c if block b is moving with an acceleration of 3m/s/s b) what is the tension in each cord when b is moving with a constant velocity?
*January 9, 2013 by flay*

**Physics**

A 4kg mass is pushed with a constant force for 1m then off the edge of the table and lands 7m from the edge of the table. a) What was the force pushing on the mass? b) What is the resultant velocity?
*March 7, 2013 by Emma*

**physics**

prove that average velocity of particle over an interval of time is either smaller than or equal to average speed of particle over same interval?
*June 23, 2013 by edward*

**physics**

7) The train goes by speed 12 m/s on a horizontal track. Rain drops are falling vertically by speed 9 m/s. What is the velocity of the drops falling onthe train windows?
*August 20, 2013 by PAUL*

**Physics**

Find the average velocity (in m/s) of an object that starts 200 meters north of town and is 1200 meters north of town after 200 seconds.
*September 3, 2014 by Angelica*

**hw**

A 30-06 caliber hunting rifle fires a bullet of mass 0.00829 kg with a velocity of 662 m/s to the right. The rifle has a mass of 3.7 kg. What is the recoil speed of the rifle as the bullet leaves the rifle?
*October 14, 2014 by larry*

**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*

**calculus**

An object has a constant acceleration of 40 ft/sec^2, an initial velocity of −20 ft/sec, and an initial position of 10 ft. Find the position function, s(t), describing the motion of the object.
*April 16, 2015 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICSSS**

The average velocity a golf ball hit with an iron is about 66.7 m/s. Calculate the maximum height and displacement of the golf ball if it is hit with a 45 degree 9 iron
*November 8, 2015 by Joe*

**physics**

A golf ball is hit at a velocity of 30 m/s at an angle of 40˚ from the ground. a.) How high will the golf ball rise? b.) How long will it take for it to hit the ground? c.) How far will it go?
*April 10, 2016 by suzie*

**RE: PHYSICS**

"Relative" is an important word. Block L of mass mL = 1.90 kg and block R of mass mR = 0.500 kg are held in place with a compressed spring between them. When the blocks are released, the spring sends them sliding across a frictionless floor. (The spring has negligible mass and...
*February 26, 2007 by COFFEE*

**physics**

A student throws a water balloon vertically downward from the top of a building. The balloon leaves the thrower's hand with a speed of 15.5 What is its speed after falling for 2.80 ? How far does it fall in 2.80 ? What is the magnitude of its velocity after falling 10.6 ?
*September 14, 2008 by nate i dont know physics preston*

**Physics**

An ice skater spins with his arms outstretched. When he pulls his arms in and raises them above his head he spins much faster than before. Did a torque act on the ice skater? If not how could his angular velocity have increased?
*February 12, 2010 by Nate*

**physics**

A child throws a snowball with horizontal velocity of 18m/s directly toward a tree, from a distance of 9.0m and a height above the ground of 1.5m. if the time interval is 0.50s, at what height above the ground will the snow ballhit the tree
*July 8, 2010 by sofi*

**home work**

Suppose Lynette ride her bicycle due south at a rate of 16 miles per hour.If the wind blowing due west at 4 miles per hours ,what is the resultant velocity and direction of the bicycle?
*September 5, 2010 by Nancy L*

**Physics**

An artillery shell is fired with an initial velocity of 300 m/s at 65.0° above the horizontal. To clear an avalanche, it explodes on a mountainside 37.5 s after firing. What are the x and y components of the shell where it explodes, relative to its firing point? x = ...
*September 26, 2010 by Casey*

**Physics**

An artillery shell is fired with an initial velocity of 300 m/s at 65.0° above the horizontal. To clear an avalanche, it explodes on a mountainside 37.5 s after firing. What are the x and y components of the shell where it explodes, relative to its firing point? x = ...
*October 20, 2010 by KC*

**physics**

Stephanie serves a volleyball from a height of 0.76 m and gives it an initial velocity of +7.2m/s straight up.How high will the volleyball go? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2. Answer in units of m. 2) How long will it take the ball to reach its maximum height? Answer ...
*November 12, 2010 by wow*

**Math**

A kickball is kicked upward with an initial vertical velocity of 3.2 meters per second. The height of the ball is given by h=-9.8t^2 + 3.2t where the height h is measured in feet, and the time t is measured in seconds. After how many seconds does the ball land?
*November 28, 2010 by Jay*

**physics**

A car of mass 1979 kg drives over a semicircular hilltop of radius 12.6 m and through a semicircular valley of radius 17.2 m with a constant velocity of 7.28 m/s. What is the normal force on the car at the bottom of the valley? would i use the equation mv^2/r +mg ?
*December 19, 2010 by Tom*

**physics**

Particle A of mass 'm' has initial velocity v.After colliding with a particle B of mass'2m' the particles have the following paths B makes an angle 45 degree while A makes an angle X.first,A was moving straight.Find X.
*September 2, 2011 by Nantu*

**math**

an object is launched from ground level with an initial velocity of 400 feet per second. To the nearest tenth off a second, how long does it take the object to reach a height off 650 feet?
*September 22, 2011 by Alex*

**physics**

A 2.5-kg block slides down a 17.0° inclined plane with constant acceleration. The block starts from rest at the top. At the bottom its velocity reaches 0.70 m/s. The length of the incline is 1.7 m. What is the acceleration of the block? What is the coefficient of friction ...
*November 1, 2011 by Eddie*

**physics**

Joe stands on a bridge kicking stones into the water below. If he kicks a stone with a horizontal velocity of 2.60 m/s, and it lands in the water a horizontal distance of 8.10 m from where Joe is standing, what is the height of the bridge? Enter m as unit.
*January 9, 2012 by tyler*

**physics**

This is an ”explosion” question. A 30-06 caliber hunting riﬂe ﬁres a bullet of mass 0.0164 kg with a velocity of 254 m/s to the right. The riﬂe has a mass of 3.62 kg. What is the recoil speed of the riﬂe as the bullet leaves the riﬂe? Answer ...
*January 30, 2012 by djenane*

**Calculus**

An object moves in a straight line. Its velocity, in m/s, at time t is v(t)=4t^2/(4+t^3), t>(greater or equal)0. Determine the maximum and minimum velocities over time interval 1<t<4 I got minimum as 1= 4/5. However for maximum at t=4, I got 16/17 but the book says 4/3?
*February 22, 2012 by Jake*

**Calculus**

An object moves in a straight line. Its velocity, in m/s, at time t is v(t)=4t^2/(4+t^3), t>(greater or equal)0. Determine the maximum and minimum velocities over time interval 1<t<4 I got minimum as 1= 4/5. However for maximum at t=4, I got 16/17 but the book says 4/3?
*February 22, 2012 by Jake*

**Physics **

A projectile is launched at an angle of 64.3 degrees with the horizontal (x axis) at some unknown velocity. After 4 seconds, the object's angle of trajectory is 47.2 degrees above the horizontal. What is the object's vertical displacement at this time in meters?
*October 4, 2012 by Haley*

**physics**

A car starts 200 m west of the town square and moves with a constant velocity of 15 m/s toward the east. a.Write the equation that represents the motion of the car. b.Where will the car be 10 minutes later? c.When will the car reach the town square?
*June 7, 2013 by Shelly*

**Math**

A model rocket is launched with an initial velocity of 212ft/sec. It's height h, in feet, after t seconds is given by the formula h=212t-16t^2. After how many seconds will the rocket first reach a height of 592ft?
*October 31, 2013 by Pam*

**PHYSICS**

Ana run in a circular path. The dimension of the circular path is r = 10m , she finished it in 20 seconds. Find his speed, distance, displacement and velocity. 10m east (starting point) and 10 m south (finish point)
*July 23, 2014 by SUZI*

**Math**

A model rocket is launched with an initial velocity of 164ft/sec. It's height h, in feet, after t seconds is given by the formula h=164t-16t^2. After how many seconds will the rocket first reach a height of 400ft?
*August 2, 2014 by Pam*

**physics**

A pot with a flower falls out of a window box in a tall apartment building. It passes the top of a particular window with a velocity of -1.7 m/s. It passes the bottom of this window 0.2800 s later? How tall is the window (watch sign)?
*September 27, 2014 by Jane*

**Physics**

A car travels 120 meters in one direction in 20 seconds. Then the car returns ¾ of the way back in 10 seconds. a) Calculate the average speed of the car for the first part of the trip. b) Find the average velocity of the car.
*September 27, 2014 by Iworlock*

**physics**

At what height above the ground must a body of mass 10kg be situated in order to have potential energy in value to the kinetic energy possessed by another body of mass 10kg moving with a velocity of 10m-s
*May 25, 2015 by sarah*

**Calculus**

The velocity of a ball that has been tossed vertically in the air is given by v(t) = 16 − 32t, where v is measured in feet per second, and t is measured in seconds. The ball is in the air from t = 0 until t = 2. Determine the value of v'(1). What are the units on the ...
*July 6, 2015 by George*

**Physics**

Lucky you have been commissioned to design a Bobsled Run for the new theme park Walrus of Fun going up in Anchorage, Alaska. You get a maximum of 1500 meters of track to work with. Except on the turns the coefficient of kinetic friction is .15. Here is what you need to have: ...
*March 17, 2008 by Ashley*

**Physics**

In 1998, NASA launched DS-1 (Deep Space 1). This spacecraft successfully flew by the asteroid 1992 KD. The propulsion system worked by ejecting argon ions at high speed. The propulsion system could increase the velocity by 7.2284x10^0 m/s per day. What was the average ...
*October 13, 2010 by shannon *

**Physics**

A figure skater spins on the ice, holding two weights a distance d from the axis about which he is rotating. At a certain time, he pulls these weights toward his body as shown, causing his rotational inertia to decrease by a factor of 2. How does this affect the maximum ...
*March 19, 2011 by John*

**Physics**

An airplane pilot sets a compass course due west and maintains an airspeed of 221km/h . After flying for a time of 0.490h, she finds herself over a town a distance 125km west and a distance 13km south of her starting point. FIND THE MAGNITUDE OF WIND VELOCITY. v = ___ km/h
*September 26, 2011 by Jenna*

**PHYSICS :(**

A helicopter is lifting off from the ground and is moving vertically upward. The graph shows its vertical velocity vy versus time. How high is the helicopter after 8 s have elapsed? ( WEBSITE WOULDNT LET ME POST THE PIC OF THE GRAPH) if you copy and paste the question into ...
*September 15, 2012 by Tayllor*

**physics**

A batted baseball, which leaves the bat at an angle 〖30〗^0 above the horizontal, is caught by an outfielder 120m from the plate. a.) What is the initiated velocity of the ball? b.) How high did it rise? c.) How long was it in the air? my friend asked that ...
*January 9, 2013 by kevin*

**physics**

A cargo plane is moving with a horizontal velocity of vx = +225 m/s at a height of y = 920 m above level ground as shown in the figure below when it releases a package. Ignoring air resistance, how much time will it take the package to reach the ground? (Express your answer to...
*March 26, 2013 by Dan*

**science**

which of the following examples does not demonstrate a change in velocity? an elevator coming to a stop as it reaches the top floor a cruise ship heading west at a constant speed a soccer ball passed across the field a train remains at a constant speed as it goes around a bend...
*April 4, 2014 by steve*

**physics**

A cargo plane is moving with a horizontal velocity of vx = +230 m/s at a height of y = 840 m above level ground as shown in the figure below when it releases a package. Ignoring air resistance, how much time will it take the package to reach the ground? (Express your answer to...
*January 12, 2015 by mathew*

**Physics **

A cargo plane is moving with a horizontal velocity of vx = +223 m/s at a height of y = 980 m above level ground as shown in the figure below when it releases a package. Ignoring air resistance, how much time will it take the package to reach the ground? (Express your answer to...
*October 13, 2015 by Mariah*

**Physics**

A student drops a lead ball 4" in diameter from the top of a large live oak tree. As the ball is falling, a bird flies under it, slowing the ball's velocity to 30 feet/sec. Two seconds later the ball strikes the ground. What is the coefficient of friction due to air resistance?
*January 23, 2016 by Johnny*

**Physics 101**

What is the net force of a 5.0 N force and an 7.0 N force acting on an object for each of the following conditions? (a) The forces act in opposite directions. ( )N (b) The forces act in the same direction.( )N ---------------------------------------------- A force of 2.4 N is ...
*January 24, 2013 by reda*

**Physics**

A novice pilot sets a plane's controls, thinking the plane will fly at 2.50 * 10*2 km/h to the north. If the wind blows at 75 km/h toward the southeast, what is the plane's resultant velocity? Use graphical techniques please show me how to solve this. the answer i need to come...
*January 31, 2009 by y912f*

**Physics**

A person walks 2.8597x10^1 m East, then turns around and walks 8.7898x10^1 m West. The total time to walk this distance was 4.4004x10^2 s. What is the velocity of the walker, expressed to 3 significant figures? Note: Your answer is assumed to be reduced to the highest power ...
*October 11, 2010 by annonomus*

**Physics**

A person walks 2.8597x10^1 m East, then turns around and walks 8.7898x10^1 m West. The total time to walk this distance was 4.4004x10^2 s. What is the velocity of the walker, expressed to 3 significant figures? Note: Your answer is assumed to be reduced to the highest power ...
*October 11, 2010 by christine*

**Physics**

A person walks 2.8597x10^1 m East, then turns around and walks 8.7898x10^1 m West. The total time to walk this distance was 4.4004x10^2 s. What is the velocity of the walker, expressed to 3 significant figures? Note: Your answer is assumed to be reduced to the highest power ...
*October 11, 2010 by christine*

**physics**

Your English teacher can swim with a constant speed of 0.67m/s. While facing south , he attempts to swim straight across the St. Lawrence River , which moves east at 1.4 m/s a) find his velocity as seen from the riverbank. B) if the river was 175m wide How long does it take ...
*June 14, 2012 by Melissa*

**Math**

In an experiment, a seabird was taken from its nest, flown a distance 5190 km away, and released. It found its way back to its nest a time 13.8 days after release. What was the bird's average velocity in m/s for the whole episode, from leaving the nest to returning? Would I ...
*June 30, 2011 by layla*

**Physics**

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 in the air before it comes back to his hand. c.) at what time(s) will the ball pass a point 8.00 m. If you got multiples ...
*September 26, 2011 by Jane*

**Physics**

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 in the air before it comes back to his hand. c.) at what time(s) will the ball pass a point 8.00 m. If you got multiples ...
*September 27, 2011 by Phil*

**physics**

a 75 kg person escapes from a burning building by jumping from a window 30 m above a catching net. Acceleration due to gravity is 9.81 m/s^2. Assuming air resistance is simply a constant 96 N force on the person during the fall, determine the person's velocity just before ...
*October 11, 2011 by Emily*

**Math**

A particle A of mass 2.11 kg collides with another particle B of mass 3.86 kg. Their initial velocities are u1 = 2.16i + 0.88j and u2 = 0.7i + 1.12j just before impact. After collision, they both merged and becomes a composite particle, which travel with a velocity of V. ...
*September 3, 2012 by Darren*

**physics**

A 83 kg person escapes from a burning building by jumping from a window 21 m above a catching net. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . Assuming that air resistance is simply a constant 92 N force on the person during the fall, determine the person’s velocity just ...
*December 18, 2012 by amir*

**Physics **

Student observed ten antinodes on a string of length 1.70 m under tension produced by a mass of 0.22 kg. The string linear density is 1.3 gram/meter. What is the difference between the transverse wave velocity calculated from the string material properties and the one ...
*October 25, 2013 by Amy*

**physics**

A block and tackle with a velocity of 5 is used to raise a mass of 25kg through a vertical distance of 40cm at a steady rate,if the effort is equal to 60N,determine the distance moved by effort, work done by the effort in lifting the load and the loss of energy involved in ...
*January 29, 2015 by happiness*