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Physics help please
A crate is dragged 5.0 along a rough floor with a constant velocity by a worker applying a force of 125N to a rope at an angle of 30degrees to the horizontal. Calculate the work done by the tension in the rope, the force of friction, and the net force. I know the work don on ...
December 5, 2013 by K

Physical science
An astronaut on a space walk bumps the shuttle and starts moving away at a velocity of 0.02m/s. The astronaut's mass is 100kg. He takes a 1kg "safety weight" and shoves it away in exactly the direction of his motion at a speed of 6m/s. at what speed does the astronaut move ...
March 26, 2014 by Troy Stuart

Ununhexium/atoms
I don't understand, according to the periodic table at web elements; An isotope of Element 116 (292Uuh) was identified in the reaction of 248Cm with 48Ca. It is very shortlived and decomposes to a known isotope of element 114, 288114Uuq. How can it be that ununhexium is ...
February 3, 2007 by Shove

Physics - Projectile Motion
While Hiking in the wilderness, you come to the top of a cliff that is 60.0m high. you throw a stone from the cliff, giving it an initial velocity of 21m/s at 35deg above the horizontal. How far from the base of the cliff does the stone land? (85m) I tried this question but i ...
August 19, 2010 by Shaila

Physics
A spring of negligible mass stretches 3.00 cm from its relaxed length when a force of 7.10 N is applied. A 0.440-kg particle rests on a frictionless horizontal surface and is attached to the free end of the spring. The particle is displaced from the origin to x = 5.00 cm and ...
January 29, 2015 by Anonymous

Physics
A train at a constant 41.0 km/h moves east for 38 min, then in a direction 44.0 east of due north for 25.0 min, and then west for 59.0 min. What are the (a) magnitude (in km/h) and (b) angle (relative to north, with east of north positive and west of north negative) of its ...
February 6, 2012 by Alice

Physics
A train at a constant 41.0 km/h moves east for 38 min, then in a direction 44.0 east of due north for 25.0 min, and then west for 59.0 min. What are the (a) magnitude (in km/h) and (b) angle (relative to north, with east of north positive and west of north negative) of its ...
February 6, 2012 by T mann

physics
A train at a constant 41.0 km/h moves east for 38 min, then in a direction 44.0 east of due north for 25.0 min, and then west for 59.0 min. What are the (a) magnitude (in km/h) and (b) angle (relative to north, with east of north positive and west of north negative) of its ...
February 6, 2012 by T mann

physics
A train at a constant 68.0 km/h moves east for 41 min, then in a direction 65.0 east of due north for 22.0 min, and then west for 60.0 min. What are the (a) magnitude (in km/h) and (b) angle (relative to north, with east of north positive and west of north negative) of its ...
October 7, 2012 by tatiana

physics
A train at a constant 68.0 km/h moves east for 41 min, then in a direction 65.0 east of due north for 22.0 min, and then west for 60.0 min. What are the (a) magnitude (in km/h) and (b) angle (relative to north, with east of north positive and west of north negative) of its ...
October 7, 2012 by tatiana

Physics
A train at a constant 44.0 km/h moves east for 42 min, then in a direction 45.0 east of due north for 17.0 min, and then west for 51.0 min. What are the (a) magnitude (in km/h) and (b) angle (relative to north, with east of north positive and west of north negative) of its ...
October 9, 2012 by Devin

Physics
A train at a constant 44.0 km/h moves east for 42 min, then in a direction 45.0 east of due north for 17.0 min, and then west for 51.0 min. What are the (a) magnitude (in km/h) and (b) angle (relative to north, with east of north positive and west of north negative) of its ...
October 9, 2012 by D

phyics
A train at a constant 44.0 km/h moves east for 42 min, then in a direction 45.0 east of due north for 17.0 min, and then west for 51.0 min. What are the (a) magnitude (in km/h) and (b) angle (relative to north, with east of north positive and west of north negative) of its ...
October 10, 2012 by D

physics
A 5000kg truck is being pulled up a 15 degree ramp by a cable which is parallel to the surface of the ramp. If the coefficient of friction u between the wheels of the truck and the ramp is 0.100 and the truck is being pulled at a constant velocity, calculate the tension in ...
October 19, 2013 by chuck

physics
A 5000kg truck is being pulled up a 15 degree ramp by a cable which is parallel to the surface of the ramp. If the coefficient of friction u between the wheels of the truck and the ramp is 0.100 and the truck is being pulled at a constant velocity, calculate the tension in ...
October 19, 2013 by chuck

Physics
A train at a constant 41.0 km/h moves east for 28 min, then in a direction 53.0 east of due north for 15.0 min, and then west for 64.0 min. What are the (a) magnitude (in km/h) and (b) angle (relative to north, with east of north positive and west of north negative) of its ...
February 9, 2014 by Robin

Physics Help!!!!
A runner in a relay race runs 20m north, turns around and runs south for 30 m, then turns north again and runs 40m. the entire run took 30 seconds. what was the average speed of the runner? what was the average velocity of the runner?
August 30, 2014 by Kim

Math
With s(t) measured in feet and t in seconds, the equation s(t)= -16t^2 + 32t expresses the height of a ball above the ground after t seconds if it were thrown upward with a velocity of 32 ft/sec. (a) What is the maximum height of the ball? (b) After how many seconds will the ...
September 20, 2014 by Pao

physics
A figure skater is spinning with an angular velocity of +10 rad/s. She then comes to a stop over a brief period of time. During this time, her angular displacement is +5.8 rad. Determine (a) her average angular acceleration and (b) the time during which she comes to rest.
October 27, 2014 by david

Physics
A river 99.1 m wide flows toward the south at 31.5 m/min. A girl on the west bank wishes to reach the east bank in the least possible time. She can swim 99.1 m in still water in 1.80 min. What is her velocity relative to land? magnitude In what direction must she swim if she ...
February 2, 2011 by Lindsey

math
the trajectory, of the projectile satisfies the following equation,wher g is the acceleration due to gravity, y=mx-g/2v^2(1+m^2)x^2 where y as the vertical rise, and x asthe horizontal component of the displacement. A football is kicked with initial velocity v= 80 fett per ...
October 20, 2013 by walter hughes

Physics
A wheel starts from rest and rotates about its axis with constant angular acceleration. After 8.7s have elapsed, it has rotated through an angle of 20 radians. What is the angular acceleration of the wheel? What is the angular velocity when the time t = 8.7 s? I got the answer...
November 21, 2014 by Ann

Physics
A wheel starts from rest and rotates about its axis with constant angular acceleration. After 8.7s have elapsed, it has rotated through an angle of 20 radians. What is the angular acceleration of the wheel? What is the angular velocity when the time t = 8.7 s? I got the answer...
November 21, 2014 by Ann

physics
calculate the escape velocity for the following; assume a launch from the surface. A space probe leaving the moon to come back to Earth. A moon mission lander leaving the moon to come back to Earth. A spaceship leaving the solar system.
March 27, 2009 by Linn

Physics
Bernoulli's equation is an expression of: the conservation of mass the conservation of total energy the conservation of kinetic energy the conservation of momentum the conservation of velocity My ans: the equation states that it should be a constant when there is a streamline ...
December 2, 2009 by Nikita

Physics
A 20 kg table initially at rest on a horizontal floor requires a 136 N horizontal force to set it in motion. Once the table is in motion, a 71 N horizontal force keeps it moving at a constant velocity. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the table and floor?
January 4, 2012 by Mackenzie

ENG102
Question 1. A car moves 26 km due east then 14 km due north. It then turns along a path running north-east with 15 km, then 17 km due west. If the time for the entire journey is 2 hrs, Find; (a) the cars average speed in m/s (b) the cars average velocity in km/h
May 1, 2012 by DESMOND

University of Ghana
A car moves 26 km due east then 14 km due north. It then turns along a path running north-west with 15 km, then 17 km due west. If the time for the entire journey is 2 hrs. Find; (a) the cars average speed in m/s (b) the cars average velocity in km/h
March 23, 2013 by Daniel

Physics
Suppose the water near the top of Niagara Falls has a horizontal speed of 2.3 m/s just before it cascades over the edge of the falls. At what vertical distance below the edge does the velocity vector of the water point downward at a 55 angle below the horizontal? I'm not sure...
April 2, 2008 by Hawkins

physics
A plane flying horizontally at a constant velocity drops a bomb on a cave from a height of 500 m. At the moment the bomb hits the ground, the plane is A.) 250 meters beyond the cave B.) Directly over the cave C.) 250 meters from the cave D.) Some other wild guess
September 28, 2011 by Amanda

Physics
Help imediately please very urgent! A stone is dropped from a cliff 200m high,if a second stone is thrown vertically upwards 1.50sec after the first was released,strike the base of the cliff at the same in stant as the first stone,with what velocity was the second stone thrown?
January 4, 2013 by Precious

physics
A robot probe drops a camera off the rim of a 291 m high cliff on Mars, where the free-fall acceleration is 3.7 m/s 2 . Find the velocity with which it hits the ground. Answer in units of m/s Find the time required for the camera to reach the ground. Answer in ...
January 17, 2013 by Anonymous

PHYSICS
A 15g bullet is fired horizontally into a block of wood with a mass of 2.5 k and embedded in the block. Initially the block of wood hangs vertically and the impact causes the block o swing so that its center of mass rises 15cm. find the velocity of the bullet just before the ...
August 6, 2014 by Anne

physics
an ice skater starts her spin with her arms stretched straight out. She then pulls her armsin close to her body. Assume her moment of inertia when her arms are stretched out is 3.0 kg-m sqaured and it is 2.0 kg-m squared when she pulls them in tight. If she starts her spin at ...
December 9, 2014 by Billy Bundles

physics
Given the position function s(t) = t cos t, find the velocity function. Answer v(t) = -sin t v(t) = sin t v(t) = cos t - t sin t v(t) = cos t + t sin t
May 28, 2014 by laura

english/please revise
Hello can you please proof read my two paragraphs I am more concerned about transition. Thanx Furthermore, although the current rise of Baloch nationalism is not completely centered on ethnicity per se. One cannot help but recognize the ethnic differences that are persistent ...
April 21, 2008 by christi

Physics
a 60 kg person falls off a 15 kg sled moving at 2 m/s. The person doesn't move after falling. Assuming no friction with the ice, and not other net forces acting on the sled, what is the change in velocity of the sled after the person falls off.
December 16, 2010 by Sophie

science
water flows steadily through a horizontal pipe of non uniform cross section. if the pressure of water is 4*10^4 N/m^2 at a point where the velocity of flow is 2ms^-1 and cross section is 0.02 m^2 what is the pressure at a point where cross section reduces to 0.01m^2?
August 28, 2013 by Anonymous

Biomechanics
A pitched ball with a mass of 1 kg reaches a catcher's glove traveling at a velocity of 28 m/s. How much momentum does the ball have? how much impulse is required to stop the ball? If the ball is in contact with the catcher's glove for 0.5 s during the catch, how much average ...
November 21, 2010 by Walter

PHYSICS
A baseball is thrown with an initial velocity of magnitude v at an angle of 21.8 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 A with respect to x. If the two balls land at the same spot...
February 4, 2011 by Renee

Physics
A projectile is launched with an initial speed of 40m/s at an angle of 25 degrees above the horizontal. The projectile lands 3 sec. later. Neglect air friction. What is the projectile's velocity at the highest point of it's trajectory? What is the straight line distace from ...
February 24, 2011 by Lady22

Physics
In an action movie, the villain is rescued from the ocean by grabbing onto the ladder hanging from a helicopter. He is so intent on gripping the ladder that he lets go of his briefcase of counterfeit money when he is 130above the water. If the briefcase hits the water 6.0 ...
September 13, 2012 by Michelle

Physics
The roller coaster starts with a velocity of 16 m/s. One of the riders is a small girl of mass 26 kg. Find her apparent weight when the roller coaster is at locations B and C. At these two locations, the track is circular, with the radii of curvature given. rB = 10 m, rC = 20 ...
May 8, 2013 by R

physics
A hare is resting behind a rock, when he suddenly sees a tortoise cruising by at a constant 4.0m/s. The hare, literally at rest initially, decides he must catch up with the tortoise, to save face. So, he accelerates uniformly to 6.0m/s in 4.0 seconds. Once he reaches 6.0m/s, ...
September 17, 2010 by Kyle

physics
A person jumps from the roof of a house 4.9 m high. When he strikes the ground below, he bends his knees so that his torso decelerates over an approximate distance of 0.70 m. The mass of his torso (excluding legs) is 46 kg. (a) Find his velocity just before his feet strike the...
November 14, 2010 by Hannah

physics
A toy cannon fires a .11 kg shell with initial velocity vi=10m/s in the direction 52 degrees above the horizontal. The shell's trajectory curves downward because of gravity, so that time t=.61 s the shell is below the straight line by some vertical distance deltaH. find the ...
October 12, 2012 by JJ

Physics
Problem 3- Blocks A, B, and C are connected by ropes and placed as in the figure. Both A and B weigh 22.6 N each, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between each block and the surface is 0.40. Block C descends with constant velocity. a) Draw free-body diagram of objects A...
November 18, 2013 by Maryam

physics
Using the data from Step #3 and the velocity found above, compare the gravitational potential energy of the ball at the top of the incline, with the kinetic energy of the ball just before it leaves the table. (you do not need to know the mass, just let it equal m). Is ...
June 6, 2014 by grey

Math - derivative of sinusoidal (check + help)
h(t) 0.6cos(2t) + 08 sin(t) h'(t) = v(t) = -1.2sin(2t) + 0.8cos(t) find the vertical displacement when the velocity is 0.8m/s how do i solve v(t) = 0.8m/s I tried the normal way by equating and factoring, however two answers are obtained and the second method is the identity: ...
November 28, 2010 by Farah

Physics IB
Two billiard balls of equal mass undergo a perfectly elastic head-on collision. If the speed of ball 1 was initially 5.00 m/s, and that of ball 2 was 7.00 m/s in the opposite direction, what will be their speeds after the collision? I figured out how to calculate the velocity ...
October 17, 2012 by Adina

Physics
An electron with speed 2.35107m/s is traveling parallel to a uniform electric field of magnitude 1.16104N/C . How far will the electron travel before it stops? A=0.135m How much time will elapse before it returns to its starting point? I solved for the time it would take for...
February 16, 2014 by James

Physics
Your instructor will walk at constant velocity beneath the announcer's booth of the varsity baseball field (a two-story tower). Your teammate will stand tall on top of the announcer booth's steps, with her or his dropping hand raised above his/her head. The egg must freefall ...
September 21, 2014 by Jeff

physics
A 2.606 kg block is on a horizontal surface with k = 0.160, and is in contact with a lightweight spring with a spring constant of 577 N/m which is compressed. Upon release, the spring does 7.212E-1 J of work while returning to its equilibrium position. I found the distance ...
November 23, 2010 by help

physics
The diagram represents a snapshot of a standing transverse wave on a flexible guitar string taken when the displacement is at a maximum. (Note: the vertical scale is very exaggerated, the actual sideways displacement of the string is negligibly TINY compared to the length of ...
April 1, 2011 by Layla

physics
Suppose a 69 kg person stands at the edge of a 7.8 m diameter merry-go-round turntable that is mounted on frictionless bearings and has a moment of inertia of 1600 kg*m^2. The turntable is at rest initially, but when the person begins running at a speed of 3.7 m/s (with ...
March 26, 2010 by Anonymous

11th grade
A 40-kg skater is standing still in front of a wall. By pushing against the wall she propels herself backward with a velocity of -1.8 m/s. Her hands are in contact with the wall for 0.80 s. Ignore friction and wind resistance. Find the magnitude and direction of the average ...
November 16, 2010 by fgh

Precal
Can someone please help me with the last 4 questions in this paragraph? Suppose that Tiger hit a golf ball with an initial velocity of 150 ft/sec at an angle of elevation of 30. Write the parametric equations to represent the flight of the ball. How long is the golf ball in ...
May 26, 2014 by l

Angular Momentum
2.0 kg particle-like object moves in a plane with velocity components vx = 30 m/s and vy = 35 m/s as it passes through the point with (x, y) coordinates of (3.0, -4.0) m. (a) What is its angular momentum relative to the origin at this moment? kgm2/s k (b) What is its angular...
November 9, 2010 by Xavier Hernandez

Dynamics
A 3kg. package slide down a smooth 30 degrees incline and land on a 10 kg. cart that is at rest.Determine the velocity of the cart and the package immediately after the box land on the cart. The package is released from rest 5m up the incline.
March 16, 2012 by Jerlyn

physics
A ball is thrown upward in such a way that its speed is 32.3 m/s when it is at half its maximum height. Find (a) its maximum height, (b) its velocity 2.0 s after it's thrown, (c) its height 2.0 s after it's thrown, and (d) its acceleration at its maximum height. Please show work.
August 23, 2012 by mitch

Physics
I just want some help checking my homework... Question: A care travelling at a velocity of 42ms-1 suddenly loses engine power and slows at a constant rate. It comes to rest after 75 seconds. a what is the acceleration during this time ? b how far did the care travel before ...
August 8, 2014 by Jeannine

physics
3)A soldier throws a grenade horizontally from the top of a cliff. Which of the following curves best describes the path taken by the grenade? Parabola 4)A stone is thrown horizontally from the top of a 25.00-m cliff. The stone lands at a distance of 40.00 m from the edge of ...
April 1, 2008 by Jon

Physics
In the javelin throw at a track and field event, the javelin is launched at a speed of 25 m/s at an angle of 30.7 above the horizontal. As the javelin travels upward, its velocity points above the horizontal at an angle that decreases as time passes. How much time is ...
September 28, 2010 by blah

physics
In the javelin throw at a track and field event, the javelin is launched at a speed of 29 m/s at an angle of 35 above the horizontal. As the javelin travels upward, its velocity points above the horizontal at an angle that decreases as time passes. How much time is required ...
September 15, 2010 by Xavier

Physics
A super-hero is leaping from the roof of one building onto another. The first building is 120 meters high and the second building is 80 meters high. The horizontal velocity of the super-hero is 12.0 m/s. What is the maximum possible distance between buildings that the hero can...
December 18, 2010 by George

physics
In the javelin throw at a track-and-field event, the javelin is launched at a speed of 35.0 m/s at an angle of 33.7 above the horizontal. As the javelin travels upward, its velocity points above the horizontal at an angle that decreases as time passes. How much time is ...
January 26, 2012 by Erin

science
A satellite completes one revolution of a planet in almost exactly one hour. At the end of one hour, the satellite has traveled 2.0 107 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 ...
April 11, 2013 by heidi

Physics
A disgruntled physics student sees the front end of his teacher's car below him at the base of a building. If the student is 5.0 m high above the car which is 3.0 m long and traveling only 3m/s to the right, will the apple of the student hit the teacher's car? What is the ...
June 24, 2014 by VAN

college physics
a 1200kg car traveling initially qith a speeed of 25.0 m/s in an easterly direction crashes into the rear end of a 9,000kg truck moving in the same direction at 20.0 m/s. the velocity of the car right after the collision is 18.0 m/s to the east. what is the celocity of the ...
June 1, 2008 by sarah

physics
A mine car, mass= 440 kg rolls at a speed of 0.50 m/s on a horizontal track. A 150-kg chunk of coal has a speed of 0.80 m/s when it leaves the chute. The chunk of coal falls into the car at a 25 degree angle. Determine the velocity of the car/coal system after the coal has ...
November 28, 2008 by Sandhya

physics
A softball of mass 0.220 kg that is moving with a speed of 5.5 m/s (in the positive direction) collides head-on and elastically with another ball initially at rest. Afterward it is found that the incoming ball has bounced backward with a speed of 3.9 m/s. (a) Calculate the ...
January 10, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
use the phythagorean theroem to answer this question. becca paddles a boat from the south bank of a stream to the north bank. She paddles at a rate of 8 mph. The stream is flowing west at a rate of 6 mph. what is becc actual velocity. I need to understand how to figure this ...
January 19, 2010 by spencer

physics
Frank stands at the base of a building. He throws a 0.12kg rock straight up at a speed of 28m/s so that it rises to a maximum height of 12m above the top of the building and then falls straight down on the roof of the building. a) What is the height of the building? b) What is...
April 18, 2010 by bob

Physics Gr.11
Frank stands at the base of a building. He throws a 0.12kg rock straight up at a speed of 28m/s so that it rises to a maximum height of 12m above the top of the building and then falls straight down on the roof of the building. a) What is the height of the building? b) What is...
April 18, 2010 by NINI

calc
a stone is thrown striaght up from the roof of an 80 foot building. the height of the stone above the ground t seconds later is giving by the function h(t)=-16t^2 + 64t +80 during what time is the stone rising? when is the stone falling? what is the maximum upward velocity? ...
November 30, 2011 by chris

physics
A 257kg motor cycle and rider accelerate from rest and reach a velocity of 20 meters per second west. The motor cycle wheels exert an average force 710N east of the road.Explain how the force directed east causes the motorcycle to accelerate west
January 28, 2014 by Bongiwe

engineering science
Two objects, with masses 10kg and 6kg respectively, move in the same direction in the same straight line at velocities 8m/s and 4m/s repectively, when they collide. The objects remain in contact with each other after collision. Calculate the common velocity and the direction ...
September 29, 2014 by Anonymous

physics
A 10-g pin ball rolls over a track like the one shown above. If the second hill forms a curvature with a radius of 1.5 m, what is the maximum velocity that the pin ball can roll with over the top of the second hill without flying off? G) 10g=mass 1.5m=radius U) VF=? E)
January 9, 2015 by Donny G

mechanics and heat
A tennis ball of mass m and radius R = 3 cm rolls up without slipping an inclined plane of inclination angle of 37 degree as shown in the figure at the bottom of the incline the center of mass velocity of the ball is v = 10 m/s . The ball stops after traveling a distance s on ...
January 7, 2015 by awash

physics
A tennis ball is dropped from the top of a building. It falls for 2.5 seconds before it hits the ground. (a) What velocity is the tennis ball traveling right before it hits the ground? (b) How high is the building?
January 21, 2010 by Kristin

Physics
At t = 0, a wheel rotating about a fixed axis at a constant angular deceleration of 0.37 rad/s2 has an angular velocity of 0.5 rad/s and an angular position of 8.5 rad. What is the angular position of the wheel after 2 s? Answer in units of rad
March 5, 2013 by dallas

Calculus
Hi! I need help with this problem: For 0(smaller or equal to) t (smaller or equal to) 9, a particle moves along the x-axis. The velocity of the particle is given by v(t)= (sin pi/4 t). The particle is at position x= -4 when t=0. a) For 0 (smaller or equal to) t (smaller or ...
December 11, 2014 by Dana

physics
An air hockey table works by pumping air through thousands of tiny holes in a table to support light pucks. this allows the pucks to move around on cushions of air with very little resistance. one of these pucks has a mass of 0.25 kg and is pushed along by a 12.0 N force for 9...
October 28, 2009 by Liz

Physics
A train is traveling down a straight track at 22 m/s when the engineer applies the brakes, resulting in an acceleration of -1.0 m/s2 as long as the train is in motion. How far does the train move during a 40 s time interval starting at the instant the brakes are applied? ...
February 6, 2010 by Ana

college physics
a toy cannon fires a projectile from ground level with a speed of 15.0 m/s, at an angle of 30.0 degrees above the horizontal. a) calculate the horizontal range of projectile. R=Vi^2/g * sin 2theta = (150/9.8)*(sin(2*30.0) = 19.88m I know this part is right but i'm not sure ...
October 3, 2012 by toor

physic =)
A bullet is fired directly upward from a rifle at ground level. Assuming a velocity muzzle of 490 m/s, and neglecting air resistance, find: A.height of the highest point reached. B.time required to reach this point. C.total time before the bullet returns to the ground. D.speed...
January 6, 2013 by carol

Physics
The human heart is a mechanical pump. The aorta is a large artery that carries oxygenated blood away from the heart to various organs in the body. For an individual at rest, the blood in the aorta (of radius 1.25 cm) flows at a rate of 5*103 cm3/min (5 liter/min). What is the ...
January 17, 2013 by Johnny

physics
A 60 kg worker pulls buckets of sand from height of 10 m using a pulley fixed to a wooden beam.While he is pulling a 20 kg bucket filled with sand he slips and falls down holding the rope.Assuming that the worker did not collide with bucket,find the velocity of the worker at ...
December 3, 2014 by Diana

science
we are working at an assembly plant making wooden toy giraffes. At the end of the line,the giraffes go horizontally off the edge of the conveyor belt and fall into a box bellow.If the box is 0.6 m below the level of the conveyor belt and 0.4 m away from it,what must be the ...
November 6, 2007 by leo

physics
A 9.00 kg object starting from rest falls through a viscous medium and experiences a resistive force = -b , where is the velocity of the object. The object reaches one half its terminal speed in 5.54 s. (a) Determine the terminal speed. (b) At what time is the speed of the ...
March 3, 2011 by kia

Physics
I have a projectile motion question. If let's say a cannon which was placed on a moving cart with negligible friction projects a cannonball straight up in the air where will it fall? Would it be behind the cannon, on the rider or fall straight down back into the cannon? And ...
September 17, 2011 by Jen

Physics
HELP PLEASE. Hypothetically, you are standing on the balcony of an apartment on the 10th level of a building and you throw a ball at some angle, 0 , above the horizontal away from the building. the ball lands on the ground 10m from the building, 3.2s after it was thrown. the ...
April 26, 2012 by Melissa

physics
The density of an unspecified material is 3.27 g/cm (cubed) . if the mass of a block of this material is 10.9kg, what is the volume of the block in cubic meters? A Wooden block is pulled to the right across a level surface at a constant velocity by a force of 47 Newtons, the ...
May 24, 2012 by Jen

physics
Three forces act on a moving object. One force has a magnitude of 61.9 N and is directed due north. Another has a magnitude of 52.0 N and is directed due west. What must be (a) the magnitude and (b) the direction of the third force, such that the object continues to move with ...
September 23, 2012 by Robin

Physics- Elena please help!
A 20.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 85 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring having spring constant 156 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. The bullet block system compresses the spring by a ...
October 18, 2012 by Megan

Physics
A spring stretches 0.150 m when a 0.30 kg mass is hung from it. The spring is then stretched an additional 0.100 m from this equilibrium point and released. Determine a). the spring constant, k, b). the maximum velocity of the mass, c. ) the maximum acceleration of the mass, d...
February 23, 2013 by Lori

physics
Three forces act on a moving object. One force has a magnitude of 83.4 N and is directed due north. Another has a magnitude of 47.2 N and is directed due west. What must be (a) the magnitude and (b) the direction of the third force, such that the object continues to move with ...
June 30, 2013 by landan

physics
Three forces act on a moving object. One force has a magnitude of 83.4 N and is directed due north. Another has a magnitude of 47.2 N and is directed due west. What must be (a) the magnitude and (b) the direction of the third force, such that the object continues to move with ...
July 12, 2013 by howard

physics
Three forces act on a moving object. One force has a magnitude of 62.6 N and is directed due north. Another has a magnitude of 45.9 N and is directed due west. What must be (a) the magnitude and (b) the direction of the third force, such that the object continues to move with ...
October 3, 2014 by dan

ship problem
A [B]ship P [/B] is travelling due [B]East at 30 km/h[/B] and a [B]Ship Q[/B] is travelling due [B]South at 40 km/h. [/B] Both ships keep constant speed and course. [B]At t=0 they are each 10 km [/B] from the point of intersection of their courses and moving towards the point...
July 15, 2006 by rav

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