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calculus
a key is dropped from a height of 30 m , If its distance from the ground at t seconds after the release is given by the position function d (t) = 30-5t², find a.its height velocity and acceleration after 1 second. b. the time it reached the ground. c. its position after 1 second
August 11, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics......
A ball on a 6.5 m long string swings down and wraps around a post that is 4.0 m below the post the string is attached to. If the ball is released level with the post to which it is attached, what will be the velocity of the ball when it is at its highest point over the lower ...
November 17, 2011 by ....

Physics
A ball on a 6.5 m long string swings down and wraps around a post that is 4.0 m below the post the string is attached to. If the ball is released level with the post to which it is attached, what will be the velocity of the ball when it is at its highest point over the lower ...
November 17, 2011 by .Help pleaseeeeeeeee

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

PHYSICS
3 FORCES ACT ON MOVING OBJECT.FIRST FORCE HAS MAGNITUDE OF 80.0N AND DIRECTED DUE NORTH.ANOTHER HAS MAGNITUDE 60.0N AND DIRECTED DUE WEST.WHAT IS THE MAGNITUDE AND DIRECTION OF THIRD FORCE,SUCH THAT THE OBJECT MOVE IN CONSTANT VELOCITY?
June 25, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
A bicycle traveled 150 meters west from point A to point B. Then it took the same route and came back to point A. It took a total of 2 minutes for the bicycle to return to point A. What is the average speed and average velocity of the bicycle?
January 24, 2013 by frank

calculus 2
An object thrown in the air on a planet in a distant galaxy is at height s(t) = -20t^2 +67t +42 feet at time t seconds after it is thrown. a) From what height was the object thrown? b) With what velocity was the object thrown? c) What is the acceleration due to gravity on this...
January 31, 2013 by Rachel

physics
An object is moving along a straight line, and the uncertainty in its position is 2.40 m. (a) Find the minimum uncertainty in the momentum of the object. Find the minimum uncertainty in the object's velocity, assuming that the object is (b) a golf ball (mass = 0.0450 kg) and (...
May 7, 2013 by Ashley

physics HELP!!
An object is moving along a straight line, and the uncertainty in its position is 2.40 m. (a) Find the minimum uncertainty in the momentum of the object. Find the minimum uncertainty in the object's velocity, assuming that the object is (b) a golf ball (mass = 0.0450 kg) and (...
May 7, 2013 by Ashley

physics
a dog runs from point a to b to c in 4.00s. find the dog's average velocity over this 4.00 second interval find the dog's average speed over this 4.00s intervals I can't remember the formula off hand. Thanks for your help in advance.
September 17, 2013 by deb

Physics
A cyclist maintains a constant velocity of 5.2 m/s headed away from point A. At some initial time, the cyclist is 251 m from point A. What will be his displacement from his starting position after 85 s? Answer in units of m What will be his position from point A after that time?
September 29, 2013 by Monica

Physics
A cannon fires a shell straight upward; 2.1 s after it is launched, the shell is moving upward with a speed of 20 m/s. Assuming air resistance is negligible, find the speed (magnitude of velocity) of the shell at launch and 4.7 s after the launch.
September 5, 2014 by Mike

6
A student begins at rest and then walks north with an average speed of v1 = 0.85 m/s. The student then turns south and walks with an average speed v2 = 0.45 m/s. (a) What was the student's overall average velocity vavg, x, in m/s, for the trip assuming the student spent equal ...
September 11, 2014 by joe

Physics
If two objects have the same momentum does the velocities of the objects necessarily have the same magnitudes? No. Consider the mass. Momentum is mass * velocity
April 3, 2007 by Mary

Applied Physics
The velocity of an object is +47 meters per second at 3.0 seconds and is +65 meters per second at 12.0 seconds. The average acceleration of the object is 2.0 m/s to the fourth power
May 14, 2011 by EJ

Enviromental Science
Estimate the velocity of the groundwater flowing from a point 500 feet from a creek. The point is 50 feet above the surface of the creek and the permeability of the subsurface is approximately 10-5. Approximately how long would it take the groundwater to reach the creek?
February 8, 2010 by Shane

Mec 123
A flywheel rotating at 5.3 revolutions per second has an angular retardation of 4/5 radian per second per minute.calculate:(i)its angular velocity after 45 seconds(ii),the number of revolutions it makes in 1 minute, and in coming to rest.
July 10, 2010 by dan

physics
An airplane has a velocity of 400 km/h relative to the wind. At the same time, a wind blows northward with a speed of 75 km/h relative to earth. Find the direction that the airplane must head in order to move in an easterly direction relative to earth.
October 6, 2010 by adz

physics
The space shuttle has a total mass of 2.0 x 10^6 kg. At liftoff, the engines exert a total thrust of 35 x 10^6 N. Calculate teh shuttle's weight. Calculate the shuttle's acceleration at liftoff. If the acceleration averages 13 m/s/s over the first 10 minutes, what velocity ...
October 14, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics
A car accelerates steadly from zero to 30m/s in a distance d & a time t, another car takes a time 3t to accelerate steadly from stationary to the same final velocity.what distance does the second car cover during the new the new acceleration?
November 25, 2012 by Minte

physics
The velocity v(t) of some particle is plotted as a function of time on the graph below. The scale on the horizontal axis is 1 s per division and on the vertical axis 9 m/s per division. Initially, the particle is at x0 = 52 m. What is the position x of the particle at time t...
October 15, 2013 by cram

physics
A runner dashes from the starting line (x = 0) to a point 127 m away and then turns around and runs to a point 38 m away from the starting point in 13 seconds. To the nearest tenth of a m/s what is the average speed? What is the runner's average velocity in the previous problem?
February 7, 2014 by Annita

physics
You have an spring gun. The end of the gun is at 1 meter above the ground. This gun is shoot horizontally with no air resistance. The cannon ball hits the ground 1.32 meters ahead from it was shoot. What is the cannon ball's initial velocity?
June 14, 2014 by Ash

Algebra 2
Worldwide Airlines flies from Lakeside to Whichitfalls in 4 hours with a tail wind, The return trip against the wind takes 5 hours. Whichitfalls is 5040km from Lakeside. Find the speed of the plane and the velocity of the wind. Would you get on the plane?
August 31, 2014 by Alex

physics
as Sue runs, her knee joint passes through the following vertical positions (meters): Frame 1: .043 Frame 2: .145 Frame 3: .21 Frame 4: .39 Frame 5: .415 The data were collected at a frequency of 100 Hz. What was the vertical velocity of her knee joint at the 2nd time point?
June 15, 2014 by chris

physics
A truck on a straight road starts from rest, accelerating at 2.00 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 11.0 m/s. Then the truck travels for 65.0 s at constant speed until the brakes are applied, stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 5.00 s. (a) How long is the ...
September 29, 2014 by Anushya

physics
A metal rod and a metal ball were submerged in a pot of water that is heated from 30°C to 80°C. At the bottom of the pot, one of the ends of the rod touches the ball. After heating the water, the ball moved. What is the final Velocity?
June 30, 2011 by kim

Physics
Clap your hands and estimate the energy and power released as sound waves. I know Kinetic energy= 1/2*m*v^2 and Power is KE/t but how do I find the velocity of the sound wave made from clapping my hands? and for the mass do I use the mass of my hands? thanks
August 13, 2011 by Allie

class
WHAT DOES A 138 N ROCK WEIH IF IT IS ACCELERATING UPWARD AT 12 M/S DOWNWARD AT3.5 M/S . C WHAT WOULD BE THE ANSWERS TO PARTS (A)AND (B) IF THE ROCK HAD A MASS OF138 Kg WHAT WOULD BE THE ANSWERS TO PARTS A AND B IF THE ROCK WERE MOVING WITH A CONSTANT UPWARD VELOCITY OF 23 M/S?
April 17, 2012 by mhamd

Physics
A Body with a mass of 150kg is located at a height of 45 m. If allowed to fell freely to the ground. What will be its velocity on impact? KE= 1/2*m*v^2 PE= m*g*h 1/2*m*v^2= m*g*h 1/2*150kg*45m*v^2= 150kg*9.81*45m 3375* v^2= 66217.5 3375*v^2/3375= 66217.5/3375 v^2= 19.62m/s Is ...
April 27, 2013 by Danny

physics
A 4.00 kg ball traveling North with a momentum of 11.2 kg.m/s collides with a 6.0 kg ball traveling West with a momentum of 18 kg.m/s. The two balls stick together and head off as one. What is the momentum of the combined masses? What is the velocity of the combined masses?
April 19, 2015 by alexis

Physics
A car moving with a constant acceleration covers the distance between two points 60 m apart in 6.0 s. Its velocity as it passes the second point is 17 m/s. a) What was the speed at the first point? b) What is the constant acceleration? c) How far behind the first point was the...
September 4, 2007 by Jayd

Please Help, Physics
1 A runner dashes from the starting line (x = 0) to a point 130 m away and then turns around and runs to a point 11 m away from the starting point in 21 seconds. To the nearest tenth of a m/s what is the average speed? 2 What is the runner's average velocity in the previous ...
September 2, 2009 by Sari

physics
If a particle of mass 5.7 kg is moving east at 10 m/s and a particle of mass 19 kg is moving west at 10 m/s, what is the velocity of the center of mass of the pair? Give answer is m/s to the west. I tired to use: Vcm = mv/M. I plugged in (5.7)(10) + (19)(10) / 5.7+19. = 57+190...
February 28, 2010 by Angie

physics
A 300kg motorboat is turned off as it approaches a dock and it coasts in toward the dock at .5 m/s. Isaac, whose mass is 62kg, jumps off the front of the boat with a speed of 3m/s relative to the boat. what is the velocity of the boat after Isaac jumps?
July 19, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
A 300kg motorboat is turned off as it approaches a dock and it coasts in toward the dock at .5 m/s. Isaac, whose mass is 62kg, jumps off the front of the boat with a speed of 3m/s relative to the boat. what is the velocity of the boat after Isaac jumps?
July 21, 2010 by Anonymous

physics.
Part 1: Janet jumps off a high diving platform with a horizontal velocity of 2.67 m/s and lands in the water 2.6 seconds later. The acceleration is 9.8 m/s^2. How high is the platform? Answer in units of m. Part 2: How far from the base of the platform does she land? Answer in...
October 25, 2010 by Autumn

physics
A spring (k = 400 N/m) is hung vertically. a) If a 5 kg mass is attached to the end of the spring and gently lowered to rest position, what will be the stretch of the spring? b) If the 5 kg mass is attached and simply dropped, what will be the maximum velocity and the maximum ...
February 2, 2011 by ullas

modern physics - relativity
A photon of energy E collides with a stationary particle of rest mass m0 and is absorbed by it . (A) what is the velocity of resulting composite particle ? (B) What is the mass of the resulting composite particle ? use conservasion of energy / momentum please show working
June 7, 2011 by walter

physics
A car moving with a constant acceleration covers the distance between two points 80 m apart in 8.0 s. Its velocity as it passes the second point is 14 m/s. (a) What was the speed at the first point? 1 m/s (b) What is the constant acceleration? 2 m/s2 (c) How far behind the ...
September 2, 2011 by Erin

physics
A car moving with a constant acceleration covers the distance between two points 80 m apart in 8.0 s. Its velocity as it passes the second point is 15 m/s. (a) What was the speed at the first point? (b) What is the constant acceleration? (c) How far behind the first point was ...
October 22, 2011 by Ruby

Cal
If the equation of motion of a particle is given by s = A cos(ωt + δ), the particle is said to undergo simple harmonic motion. s'(t) = -Aω sin(ωt + δ) When is the velocity 0? (Use n as the arbitrary integer.) t= _____________ I thought it was 0, but it...
November 29, 2011 by Nykie

calculus
Wiley jumps straight up in the air from the edge of a cliff so that when he comes down he falls off the cliff. The cliff is 40 feet off the ground. His height t seconds after he jumps is s= -16t2 + 12t + 40.What is the maximum height? What is his maximum velocity?
November 12, 2012 by Martha

mechanics (plz help..)
A man walking on straight path at15km/h finds that the rain is falling at an angle of 45degree to the vertical.As the man increases his speed to 20km/h,he finds the rain now falling at 30degree with the vertical. What is the true velocity of the rain.
December 9, 2014 by sneha

Pre-calculus
A golf ball is hit with an initial velocity of 135 feet per second at an angle of 22 degrees above the horizontal. Will the ball clear a 25 foot wide sand trap whose nearest edge is 300 feet from the golfer? Will be through with all the word problems soon. I have managed to ...
October 19, 2008 by Lucy

physics
10. A cannon elevated at an angle of 35º to the horizontal fires a cannonball, which travels the path shown in the diagram below. [Neglect air resistance and assume the ball lands at the same height above the ground from which it was launched.] If the ball lands 7.0 × 10² ...
November 12, 2009 by Physics Student need help

AP Physics - Fluids
A 6.0-cm diameter horizontal pipe gradually narrows to 4.0 cm. When water flows through this pipe at a certain rate, the gauge pressure in these two sections is 32 kPa and 24 kPa, respectively. What is the volume rate of flow? I know to use Bernoulli's Equation and the ...
November 20, 2009 by Henry

Physics
I have a sheet full of equations, I just don't know which one to use or what type of problem this is. A cannon is on a hill. The hill is 20 m high. The cannon is at an angle of 26 degress. If a cannonball is shot into the valley below. a.) Find the x and y components of ...
February 8, 2010 by Jill

physics
Engineers are developing new types of guns that might someday be used to launch satellites as if they were bullets. One such gun can give a small object a velocity of 2.5 km/s while moving it through a distance of only 1.7 cm. (a) What acceleration does the gun give this ...
September 21, 2010 by Anonymous

physics
A father pushes horizontally on his daughter's sled to move it up a snowy incline, as illustrated in the figure, with h = 3.4 m and θ = 14°. The total mass of the sled and the girl is 35 kg and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled runners and the snow is 0...
October 5, 2010 by jibinn

physics
Engineers are developing new types of guns that might someday be used to launch satellites as if they were bullets. One such gun can give a small object a velocity of 2.7 km/s while moving it through a distance of only 2.5 cm. (a) What acceleration does the gun give this ...
November 26, 2010 by javane

Physics
A father pushes horizontally on his daughter's sled to move it up a snowy incline, as illustrated in the figure, with h = 3.9 m and θ = 11°. The total mass of the sled and the girl is 35 kg and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled runners and the snow is 0...
December 4, 2010 by Sandi

physics
A mass 5kg is whirled in a horizontal circle @ 1 end of a string 50cm long,the other end being fixed. If the string when hanging vertically will just support a load of 200kg mass without breaking,find the maximum whirling speed in revolution per second and the maximum angular ...
May 8, 2011 by Fate

Physic
A father pushes horizontally on his daughter's sled to move it up a snowy incline, as illustrated in the figure, with h = 3.7 m and θ = 18°. The total mass of the sled and the girl is 35 kg and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled runners and the snow is 0...
November 18, 2012 by Thanh

Physics
Engineers are developing new types of guns that might someday be used to launch satellites as if they were bullets. One such gun can give a small object a velocity of 4.4 km/s while moving it through a distance of only 1.6 cm. (a) What acceleration does the gun give this ...
January 14, 2013 by Billy

Physics
A 1800 kg mass car is traveling south at a velocity of 15 m/s through an intersection. It is hit by a 3500 kg mass car traveling east at 20 m/s. If the two cars collide and become one object (perfectly inelastic). What will be the final displacement of the cars after the ...
January 30, 2015 by Clara

Physics
Question: A car goes down a ramp, and once it hits the floor it must travel 6 metres and then stop. Create the procedure in order to find the angle that the board must be to make this scenerio possible. You cannot test on both the floor and the board at the same time. Given/...
April 7, 2015 by Wren

Physics
A truck driver slams on the brakes and skids to a stop through a displacement of delta x. (a) IF the truck has twice the mass, by what factor does the stopping distance change? 1) 0.25 or 2) 1 or 3) 4 (b) If the initial velocity of the truck were halved, by what factor would ...
February 25, 2008 by John

Physics
Double check this for me: A player kicks a football with an initial velocity of 3.00 m/s at an angle of 60.0* above the horizontal. What is the horizontal distance traveled by the football? s = vi*t + (1/2)(a)(t2) 0 = 3sin(30)t + 0.5(-9.8)(t2) t = 0.306 seconds x = vt there is...
April 10, 2009 by LeRoy

Physics
How am I doing this problem wrong On a strange, airless planet, a ball is thrown downward from a height of 17 m. The ball initally travels at 15 m/s. If the ball hits the ground in 1 s, what is this planet's gravitational acceleration? by definition of acceleration a = (v - vo...
October 11, 2009 by Physics

physics
The prong of a tuning fork moves back and forth when it is set into vibration. The distance the prong moves between its extreme positions is 2.24 mm. If the frequency of the tuning fork is 440.7 Hz, what are the maximum velocity and the maximum acceleration of the prong? ...
March 31, 2010 by jess

calculus
a particle moves along the x-axis (units in cm) its initial position at t=0 sec is x(0)=15. the figure shows the graph of the particle's velocity v(t). the numbers are areas of the enclosed regions. in the graph 0 to a is 4 under the x-axis, a to b is 5 above the x-axis, b to ...
April 28, 2010 by shelby

physics
a(n) 6kg object moving with a speed of 8.3 m/s collides with a(n) 18kg object moving with a velocity of 10 m/s in a direction 23(degrees) from the initial direction of motion of the 6kg object. What is the speed of the two objects after the collision if they remain stuck ...
October 30, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
A block is released on an inclined plane from a height of 1m. There is friction (static and kinetic =.4) and the mass of the block is 5 kg, the mass of the pulley is 1 kg and it has a radius of 5 cm. The slope of the incline is 30 degrees. Find the acceleration of the block as...
November 18, 2011 by Rachael

physics
A sprinter mass 72 kg runs the 50 meter dash in 8.35 s. Assume that the sprinter accelerates in the first second and runs the rest of the race at a constant velocity. (a) Calculate the average power produced for that first second. 1 W (b) What is the maximum power the sprinter...
December 12, 2011 by Anonymous

Physics
A wooden plank is inclined at and angle of 23 degrees above the horizontal. A 2.0 kg box attached to a rope is is pulled up the incline. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the wooden plank is 0.15. What does the tension in the rope is the box moves up the ...
February 6, 2012 by Eunice

physics
A 58-kg astronaut inside a 9-m-long space capsule of mass 550 kg is floating weightlessly on one end of the capsule. He kicks off the wall at a velocity of 3.6 m/s toward the other end of the capsule. How long does it take the astronaut to reach the far wall?
June 12, 2012 by lanre

Physics calculus based
Consider the Sun to be at the origin of an xy-coordinate system. A telescope spots an asteroid in the xy-plane at a position given by (x, y) with a velocity given by (vx, vy). [DATA: (x, y) = (3.3, 5.2) ×10^11 m; (vx, vy) = (-6.1, -4.0) ×10^3 m/s.] (A) What will the asteroid's...
June 19, 2012 by JASON

physics
an automobile moving at constant velocity of 15m/sec passes a gasoline station. two seconds later another automobile leaves the gasoline station and accelerates at a constant rate of 2m/ sec squared. how soon will the second automobile overtake the first ?
December 1, 2012 by john daniel

Physics
A car travels due east with a speed of 50.0 km/h. Raindrops are falling at a constant speed vertically with respect to the Earth.The traces of the rain on the windows of the car make an angle of 60 degrees with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to (a) ...
September 10, 2013 by Cassie

Physics
A ball leaves a table with an initial horizontal velocity of 2.4m/s. The height of the table is adjustable. In two runs, the height of the table is set at 2.5m and 5.0m respectively. Assume air resistance is negligible. What is the horizontal distance between the two landing ...
May 8, 2014 by Tim

physics
You stand at the edge of a cliff, holding a ball out over the edge. You give the ball an initial velocity of 7.00 m/s straight up, releasing the ball when it is 17.0 m above ground level (the level of the ground at the base of the cliff). Use g = 10.0 m/s2, and neglect air ...
September 15, 2014 by Hannah

physics
a ball is thrown straight up with a speed of 8.0 m/s from a third-floor window located 13.0 m above ground. Calculate the maximum height, measured from the ground, of the ball; calculate the ball's velocity when it reaches the ground, and calculate the total time it takes the ...
October 13, 2014 by Arleen

science
the change in velocity takes place in 10 sec interval. What is the magnitude, the algebraic sign and the direction of the average acceleration in each interval? At the beginning of the interval a body is moving to the right along the x-axis at 5 ft/sec, and at the end of the ...
February 17, 2015 by rhine

HELP
A car increases its velocity from 12 miles per hour to 50 miles per hour in .3 hours. what was the car's acceleration.
February 22, 2008 by Mike

science
Harry walks 1.5 km/h to the mall. Earl walks 2.75 km/h to the mall. What is Earl's relative velocity with respect to Harry?
January 11, 2011 by chelsie

science
Harry walks 1.5 km/h to the mall. Earl walks 2.75 km/h to the mall. What is Earl's relative velocity with respect to Harry?
January 11, 2011 by chelsie

Physics
A small ball rolls horizontally off the edge of a table that is 1.20 m high. It strikes the floor at a point 1.52 m horizontally from the table edge. How long is the ball in the air? What is the velocity of the ball when it hits the floor?
May 1, 2008 by Eva

physics
A small first-aid kit is dropped by a rock climber who is descending steadily at 1.6 m/s. After 1.6 s, what is the velocity of the first-aid kit? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2. 2)How far is the kit below the climber after the 1.6 s?
November 12, 2010 by john

physics
a ball is thrown at an initial angle of 37 and initial velocity of 23.0 m/s reaches a maximum height h, as shown in the Figure. With what initial speed must a ball be thrown straight up to reach the same maximum height h?
January 3, 2011 by Anonymous

special relativity
A photon of energy E collides with a stationary particle of rest mass m0 and is absorbed by it. what is the velocity of the resulting composite particle ? what is the mass of the resulting composite particle? (use conservation of momentum and energy)
June 7, 2011 by Deforest

Physics
A golf ball of mass 30.0 grams is struck by a 4.00 kg golf club for a time of 3.00 ms. If the golf ball obtains a velocity of 25.0 m/s after being struck then with what force did the club strike the golf ball? a. 2.50 N b. 7.50 N c. 250 N d. 750 N e. 25.0 N
October 15, 2012 by Tiffany

physics
A bug rides on a phonograph record. In which direction does the change in velocity of the bug point? A. toward the center of the record B. tangent to the circular path C. away from the center of the record D. up I thought C.away from the center of the record.
March 11, 2014 by anonymous

physcial science
How do I calculate the orbital velocity of a satellite that is 400 miles above the earth? Set the centripetal acceleration V^2/(R+h) equal to the gravitational acceleration, g * [R/(R+h)]^2 Then solve for V R is the earth's radius and h is the 400 mile height. g is the ...
June 25, 2007 by dave

Physical Science
This is the question in my homework: In orbiting the Earth, what kind of motion is it, uniformly velocity, uniformly accelerated or non-uniformly accelerated motion? I have searched for almost an hour on the internet in any variety of those terms I could think of, and I still ...
September 25, 2007 by Beth

Physics
Tom the cat is chasing Jerry the mouse across the surface of a table 1.5 m above the floor Jerry steps out of the way at the last second, and Tom slides off the edge of the table at a speed of 5.0 m/s. Where will Tom strike the floor, and what velocity components will he have ...
August 27, 2009 by Tobin

Physics
Dumping sealed containers from ship decks that are 2 meters above the water surface. With a final depth of 100 meters. Find the final velocity of the container on impact. 1. Container in the shape of right circular cylinders, containers of .5 meters diameter and 1.0 meter ...
October 31, 2010 by Christopher

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

Physics - conservative and non conservative (check
If a sled reaches the base of the hill with a speed of 15.6m/s, how much work was done by the snow on the sled between points x and y, where x is 3m above the ground with a velocity of 14.30m/s and y is toughing the ground. the sled and the rider are 70kg Ans: i tried the ...
December 4, 2010 by Farah

physics
8. A pitcher throws a baseball off a 20m high cliff into a canyon at 30degrees above the horizon at an initial velocity of 35m/s. How far will the ball travel horizontally from the pitcher? Assume no air resistance. 9. How high will the ball get from the bottom of a canyon? 10...
October 19, 2011 by teresa

Physics
Comic-strip hero Superman meets an asteroid in outer space, and hurls it at 750 m/s, as fast as a bullet. The asteroid is three thousand times more massive than Superman. In the strip, Superman is seen at rest after the throw. Taking physics into account, what would be his ...
February 15, 2012 by Jason

Physics
A gray kangaroo can bound across level ground with each jump carrying it 8.4m from the takeoff point. Typically the kangaroo leaves the ground at a 23 angle. 1. Provide knowns and unknown values. 2. What is the initial velocity or takeoff speed? 3. What is its maximum height ...
September 27, 2012 by Yuki

Physics
In a Bohr of a Hydrogen atom, an electron moves in a circle with a radius of 5.10(^-9) cm around a nucleus charged positive due to electrostatic force. What is the intensity of the force so that the electron has a velocity of 2.3 x 10(^8) cm/s? The mass of the electron is 9x10...
November 9, 2012 by Leslie

physics
A motorbike starts from rest at time t=0 and begins to accelerate around a circular track as shown in the figure below. Eventually, at time t=t_1 the motorbike reaches the maximum velocity possible without slipping off the track. What's the minimum length in meters the ...
May 6, 2013 by dfghndfghncbfv

mechanics and heat
At the same instant that a 0.5 kg ball is dropped from 25 m above earth , a second ball , with a mass of 0.25 kg , is thrown straight upward from earth’s surface with an initial speed of 15 m/s . They move along nearby lines and pass without colliding. What is the velocity of ...
January 7, 2015 by awash

physics
A record of travel along a straight path is as follows: 1. Start from rest with constant acceleration of 2.77 m/s^2 for 15 s 2. Constant velocity for the next 2.05 min 3. Constant negative acceleration -9.47 m/s^2 for 4.39 s. (a) What was the total displacement for complete ...
September 6, 2007 by Anonymous

physics
An electron is moving through a magnetic field whose magnitude is 8.70*10^-4 T. The electron experiences only a magnetic force and has an acceleration of magnitude 3.50*10^14 m/s^2. At a certain instant, it has a speed of 6.80*10^6m/s. Determine the angle (less than 90degrees...
April 1, 2008 by Kelly

Physics
An aeroplane flies from Achester to Beeton taking 7.7 hours however the return flight takes 11.4 hours. This difference is caused by a constant wind which blows at 22.8 m/s from Achester to Beeton. Assuming that the plane travels at a constant airspeed (i.e. velocity relative ...
September 30, 2010 by Rebecca

Physics
An aeroplane flies from Achester to Beeton taking 7.7 hours however the return flight takes 11.4 hours. This difference is caused by a constant wind which blows at 22.8 m/s from Achester to Beeton. Assuming that the plane travels at a constant airspeed (i.e. velocity relative ...
September 30, 2010 by Rebecca

physics problem ???
A projectile is ejected from a 25-m high tower with a velocity of 40 m/s at an angle of 30 degrees to the horizontal first on Earth and then on Mars. What is the ratio of the time taken to hit the ground on Mars compared to Earth?? (Assume gravity of mars= 0.38 gravity on ...
December 1, 2010 by mK

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