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physics
A ball is thrown up onto a roof, landing 4.50 s later at height h = 20.0 m above the release level. The ball's path just before landing is angled at θ = 54.0˚ with the roof. (a) Find the horizontal distance d it travels. What are the (b) magnitude and (c) angle (...
February 23, 2011 by Bob

physics
An object with mass 3.0 kg is attached to a spring with spring stiffness constant k = 300 N/m and is executing simple harmonic motion. When the object is 0.020 m from its equilibrium position, it is moving with a speed of 0.55 m/s. (a) Calculate the amplitude of the motion. m...
March 7, 2012 by Nicole

Math
13. A catapult launches a boulder with an upward velocity of 148 ft/s. The height of the boulder (h) in feet after t seconds is given by the function h = –16t² + 148t + 30. How long does it take the boulder to reach its maximum height? What is the boulder’s maximum height? ...
March 11, 2013 by Jim

physics
In an Atwood machine m1 = 2.00 kg and m2 = 6.50 kg. The masses of the pulley and string are negligible by comparison. The pulley turns without friction and the string does not stretch. The lighter object is released with a sharp push that sets it into motion at vi = 2.20 m/s ...
October 21, 2009 by blair

physics
A cart starts from position one with a velocity of 17.0 m/s. Find the speed of the cart at positions 2 and 3 ignoring friction. will the cart reach position four? position 2= 12.0 m high position 3= 2.0 m high 4= 20.m high
October 26, 2010 by Ali

Physics
Two balls (Ball 1 and Ball 2) are released from the top of a tower. Ball 2 is thrown 3.14 seconds after Ball 1 is dropped. Ball 2 is thrown downward with a velocity of 3.49 m/s. Determine how far Ball 1 has fallen (to two decimal points) by the time Ball 2 is thrown.
September 12, 2012 by Ashley

Physics Gravitational Force
Geosynchronous satellites orbit the Earth at a distance of 42000km from the Earth's center. Their angular velocity at this height is the same as the rotation of the Earth, so they appear stationary at certain locations in the sky. What is the force acting on a 1500kg satellite...
November 20, 2008 by Angeline

physics
A spring (k=80n/m) lies on a frictionless table, one end connected to the wall, the other to a 4kg block. The block is pulled, stretching the spring .5m. and then released. A) max elastic potential energy of system? b) total energy? C) what is the acceleration of the block at ...
January 30, 2014 by Amina

physics
Two forces, 1 = (3.85 − 2.85) N and 2 = (2.95 − 3.65) N, act on a particle of mass 2.10 kg that is initially at rest at coordinates (−2.30 m, −3.60 m). (a) What are the components of the particle's velocity at t = 11.8 s? = m/s (b) In what direction is ...
March 7, 2014 by Anonymous

aeronautic
A small wind tunnel is being built for studying insect flight. The first test section built has a uniform height h=0.1m and length ℓ=1m. During operation its walls are found to have boundary layers which effectively start at the inlet at x=0 (the BL growth is negligible ...
April 15, 2014 by JuanPro

math
If an object is fired upward from the top of a tower at a velocity of 80 feet per second, the tower is 200 ft high, the formula is h(t)=-16t^2+80t+200, t is time h is height, how long after it is fired does the object reach the max height? It is like a quadratic equation
October 23, 2007 by shila

Physics
A block slides down a frictionless plane having an inclination of 14.3°. If the block starts from rest at the top and the length of this incline is 1.77 m, find the acceleration of the block. b)What is the block's speed when it reaches the bottom of the incline? i found the ...
October 26, 2008 by Anonymous

physics
A 1.6 kg disk with radius 0.63 m is rotating freely at 55 rad/s around an axis perpendicular to its center. A second disk that is not rotating is dropped onto the first disk so that their centers align, and they stick together. The mass of the second disk is 0.45 kg and its ...
June 9, 2010 by MD

phy
A boat can travel 2.60 m/s in still water.If the boat points its prow directly across a stream whose current is 1.10 m/s, what is the velocity (magnitude and direction) of the boat relative to the shore? What will be the position of the boat, relative to its point of origin, ...
September 5, 2010 by ami

Physics
On a planet that has no atmosphere, a rocket 14.2 m tall is resting on its launch pad. Freefall acceleration on the planet is 4.45 m/s2. A ball is dropped from the top of the rocket with zero initial velocity. (a) How long does it take to reach the launch pad? (b) What is the ...
October 20, 2010 by Maria

physics
Miguel, the 72.0 kg bullfighter, runs toward an angry bull at a speed of 4.00 m/s. The 550 kg bull charges toward Miguel at 12.0 m/s amd Miguel must jump on the bull's back at the last minute to avoid being run over. What is the new velocity of Miguel and the bull as they move...
October 31, 2010 by brent

Physics - momentum
Two hockey players are traveling at velocities of v1 = 15 m/s and v2 = -16 m/s when they undergo a head-on collision. After the collision, they grab each other and slide away together with a velocity of -3.8 m/s. Hockey player 1 has a mass of 121 kg. What is the mass of the ...
November 14, 2010 by J Velji

physics
A parachutist with a camera, both descending at a speed of 13 m/s, releases the camera at an altitude of 57.8 m. What is the magitude of the velocity of the camera just before it hits the ground? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 and air friction is negligible. Answer ...
October 26, 2011 by asdfghjkl;

trig
In a computer simulation, a satellite orbits around Earth at a distance from the Earth's surface of 2.1 X 104 miles. The orbit is circular, and one revolution around Earth takes 10.5 days. Assuming the radius of the Earth is 3960 miles, find the linear speed (velocity) of the ...
March 17, 2012 by John

AP Physics
A parachutist with a camera, both descending at a speed of 9.2 m/s, releases the camera at an altitude of 32.3 m. What is the magitude of the velocity of the camera just before it hits the ground? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 and air friction is negligible. Answer ...
September 11, 2012 by Noah

physics
Car a with a mass of 1250kg is travelling at 30m/s to the east. Car b is a truck with a mass of 2000kg, travelling to the west at 25m/s. Assume these two vehicles experienc an inelastic collision but do not stick together and car a goes off 10m/s to the west what will be the ...
October 3, 2013 by David

Math
A projectile is launched from a cannon that sits 4 feet off the ground at an initial velocity of 120 ft/sec. Find the position function and how long is it before the projectile hits the ground? I got -16t^2 +120t+4 for my position function, but I'm not sure how to find the ...
November 12, 2013 by Kristen

Physics
Jeron has a tendency to drop his bowling ball upon release when bowling. Instead of having the ball on the floor at the completion of his swing, Jeron lets go of the ball 0.35m above the floor. If he throws the ball with a horizontal velocity of 5.3m/s, what distance does it ...
October 31, 2014 by Taylor

physics
A planet with a mass of (7*10^21) kg is in a circular orbit around a star with a mass of (2*10^30) kg. The planet has an orbital radius of (3*10^10) m. (a) What is the linear orbital velocity of the planet? (b) What is the period of the planet's orbit? (c) What is the total ...
October 30, 2011 by mymi

Physics
A 7.50 kg bowling ball strikes a stationary 4.50 kg bowling ball. After the collision, the 4.50 kg ball is traveling 8.50 m/s 30.0° east of north; the 7.50 kg ball is traveling 6.50 m/s 20.0° south of east. What was the initial velocity (magnitude and direction) of the 7.50 kg...
June 12, 2014 by Anonymous

chemistry
A starship is crusing the interstellar with a velocity of 2174.799173 miles per second. How far would the starship have traveled in 2 years, 9 days and 4.50 hours? I've spent several hours on this problem and still I cannot come up with the correct answer. So, how do I solve ...
September 29, 2007 by pat

Physics - check my work
A cannon is fired from a cliff 190 m high downward at an angle of 38o with respect to the horizontal. If the muzzle velocity is 41 m/s, what is its speed (in m/s) when it hits the ground? Please check my work. I think it’s wrong, but I don’t know where I’m messing up… Vx = 41 ...
November 9, 2007 by Lindsay

Physics(check)
11)A race car travels on a racetrack at 38 m/s and slows at a constant rate to a velocity of 20 m/s over 10 s. How far does it move during this time? I don't know 12)The speed of a body is the distance traveled per unit time. Which of the following would be SI units of speed? ...
March 30, 2008 by Jon

Calculus/Physics
A stone is thrown from a cliff top with an upward velocity of 20 m/s. It takes 7 seconds for the stone to hit the ground at the bottom of the cliff. How high is the cliff? I know you use the equation of motion S(t)= (So)+(Vo)t-(1/2)gt^2 S(20)= (So) + 140 - 240.1 (So) = -100.1 ...
July 8, 2010 by Elisabeth

Physics
Now assume that the pitcher in Part D throws a 0.145-kg baseball parallel to the ground with a speed of 32 m/s in the +x direction. The batter then hits the ball so it goes directly back to the pitcher along the same straight line. What is the ball's velocity just after ...
October 24, 2010 by Eden

Calculus
The position of a particle moving along the x-axis is given by s(t)=2t2+4. Use difference quotients to find the velocity v(t) and acceleration a(t), filling in the following expressions as you do so: v(t)=limh->0 [_____ / h ] = ____ a(t)=limh->0 [ ____ / h ] = _____ ok ...
February 22, 2011 by Cecille

Calcuslus-Calculus-Calculus
A rocket arises from its launching pad with a velocity given. By 0.1 h m/s ,where h m is the height reached by the rocket at that time.the rocket is obserrvved from 2000 m away from the launch pad.at. What rate is the distance of the roocket from observer channging when the ...
March 16, 2011 by Mehak

Physics
A football was thrown from the line of scrimmage with a velocity of 30 m/s at an angle of 30o above the horizontal. (a) Determine the time required by the ball to reach the maximum height of its flight path. (b)Determine the distance from the line of scrimmage that a receiver ...
June 24, 2012 by Aria

Chemistry/Math
I'm not sure how to approach this problem. The teacher wants volumetric flow rate (in cm). A commonly used rule of thumb is that average velocity in a pipe should be about 1 m/s or less for "thin"(viscosity about water). If a pipe needs to deliver 6,000 m^3 of water a day, ...
August 31, 2012 by Angel

gas
water shoots from the mouth of a tall gargoyle fountain straight into the air with an initial velocity of 37 feet per second. It take the water 5 seconds to travel through the air and actually falls past the point from which it came, splashing down onto the ground. how tall is...
October 8, 2012 by qdhad

physics
A firecracker explodes, sending pieces of equal mass in three directions as shown in the diagram. Angle θ is 14 degrees, and angle ϕ is 30 degrees. Assume that the firecracker is initially at rest, and take upward and rightward as the positive directions. What are ...
July 4, 2014 by Anonymous

Physics
A motorcyclist who is moving along an x-axis has an acceleration given by a=(6.47-2.15t) for 0 >= t <= 6.0 s, where a is in m/s2 and t is in seconds. At t = 0, the velocity and position of the cyclist are 3.20 m/s and 7.30 m. For the time interval from 0 >= t <= 6....
June 29, 2015 by Jake

Physics
An electron's position is given by r = 2.00t i - 7.00t2 j + 5.00 k, with t in seconds and r in meters. (a) In unit-vector notation, what is the electron's velocity v(t)? (Answer in terms of i, j, k, and t.) (b) What is v in unit-vector notation at t = 2.00 s? Ive tried about ...
September 13, 2009 by Ryan

Calc3
A particle initially at the origin travels in uniform motion with velocity v=2i-j-2k. Find position venctor vector r(t) of a particle at time t. Find equatio for the plane passing through the origin and perp. to the tragectory of the particle. And find when and where the ...
September 18, 2012 by Margo

Physics
1. Consider the two vectors P and Q. The definition of P is P = 􀀃i × (􀀃i × 􀀃j). The definition of Q is Q = (􀀃i × 􀀃i) × 􀀃j . a. The magnitude of P is equal to the magnitude of Q. b. The magnitude of P is greater than the ...
December 27, 2011 by Sarah

Physics
A ball is thrown towards a vertical wall from a point 2m above the ground and 3m from the wall. the initial velocity of the ball is 20m/s at an angle of 30deg above the horizontal. if the collision of the ball with the ball is perfectly elastic. how far behind the thrower does...
April 12, 2012 by ridhi

Physics..=> drwls - I need your help
I need help seeing if my thoughts are correct and how to do some things. Block 1 of mass 0.200 kg is sliding to the right over a frictionless elevated surface at a speed of 8.00 m / s. The block undergoes an elastic collision with stationary block 2, which is attached to a ...
February 26, 2008 by ~christina~

physics
an overhead view of the path taken by a 0.162 kg cue ball as it bounces from a rail of a pool table. The ball's initial speed is 1.11 m/s, and the angle è1 is 64.7°. The bounce reverses the y component of the ball's velocity but does not alter the x component. What are (a) ...
July 7, 2008 by farah

Physics
A ball of mass 0.4 kg, initially at rest, is kicked directly toward a fence from a point 20 m away, as shown below. The velocity of the ball as it leaves the kicker’s foot is 16 m/s at angle of 46◦ above the horizontal. The top of the fence is 4 m high. The ball hits ...
October 18, 2011 by Jem

Mathematics - Trigonometric
An electric motor turns at 2400 revolutions per minute or 2400 r/m. Find the angular velocity, in radians per second, in exact form and in approximate form, to the nearest hundredth. -------- This is what I've done so far and I don't know what to do next ... 2400 r/m divided ...
November 5, 2007 by Anonymous

MATH please help with this ?
math professor is thrown off the matthews bridges, height 240ft, by a disgruntled calculus class with an intitial upward velocity of 10ft/s a) assumign the acceleration dude to gravity is -32ft/s^2,find the macimum height of the professor. b) find the time before the professor...
April 21, 2010 by joelle

11th grade
A flowerpot falls from a window sill 38.8 m above the sidewalk. What is the velocity of the flowerpot when it strikes the ground? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . Answer in units of m/s. How much time does a passerby on the side- walk below have to move out of the ...
September 20, 2010 by Taylor

physics
Blocks A, B, and C are placed as in the figure and connected by ropes of negligible mass. Both A and B weigh 27.5 each, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between each block and the surface is 0.40. Block C descends with constant velocity. Find the tension in the rope ...
November 19, 2011 by Abdulla

physics
a car of mass 1600kg,travelling at a speed of 30ms to the left,collides head-on with 0ms to the right,the two vehicles move together as a unit in a straight line after the collision.calculate the velocity of the two vehicles after collision.2.do the necessary calculation to ...
February 15, 2012 by phethile dlamini

Math
The Height of a ski jumper, 'h' in meters is given by the equation h=-4.9t^(2)+0.5vt+8 where 't' is measured in seconds after leaping from the ramp and 'v' is his/her speed at the time of the jump. a)If the jumpers' maximum height is reached is 16 m, determine the initial ...
November 5, 2012 by May

Physics
Vanessa can swim 3.0 m/s in still water. While trying to swim directly across a river from west to east, Vanessa is pulled by a current flowing southward at 2.0 m/s. A) What is the magnitude of Vanessa’s resultant velocity? B) If Vanessa wants to end up exactly across stream ...
October 20, 2013 by Kailey

Physics
Vanessa can swim 3.0 m/s in still water. While trying to swim directly across a river from west to east, Vanessa is pulled by a current flowing southward at 2.0 m/s. A) What is the magnitude of Vanessa’s resultant velocity? B) If Vanessa wants to end up exactly across stream ...
October 20, 2013 by Kailey

Physics
A boat is to be used to cross a river of width w that is flowing with a speed v. The boat travels with a constant speed 2v relative to water. At what angle should the boat be directed in order to arrive at a point directly across from its starting point? (draw a diagram ...
October 6, 2014 by Need help

Physics
Two students (90.0 kg and 60.0 kg) on roller skates face-to-face push against each other. The 90.0 kg student moves at 5.0 m/s just after their hands lose contact. I figured out part A (final velocity of 60.0 kg student) to be 7.5 m/s backward. I need help with part B. (b) ...
December 24, 2014 by Jason

math-urgent
A ball with a mass 0.15kg is thrown upward with an initial velocity 20m/s from the roof of a building 30m high. Neglect air resistance. Find the max height above the ground that the ball reaches. Assuming the ball misses the building find the time that it hits the ground
June 21, 2015 by Anonymous

Physics
Pa and Oz start walking at the same corner of a field whose south- west is bounded by a straight wall. Pa walks alongside the wall at 5.5 km/h while Oz sets off at 6 km/h along a straight foot path across the field which makes an angle of 50 degrees with the wall. Find the ...
February 5, 2011 by Joseph

physics
a 1500 kg car travelling at 16.7 m/s to the south collides with a 6300 kg truck that is initially at rest at a stop light. the car and the truck sticks togetherand moves together after the collision. what is the final velocity of the two-vehicle mass? answer in units of m/s.. ...
May 30, 2011 by OMAR

Physics
From t = 0 to t = 5.00 min, a man stands still, and from t = 5.00 min to t = 10.0 min, he walks briskly in a straight line at a constant speed of 2.3 m/s. (a) What is his average velocity vavg in the interval 2.000 min to 7.90 min? I found this to be 1.15 m/s (b) What is his ...
September 5, 2011 by Natalie

physics
A car engine accelerates at a constant rate from 170 rpm to 3050 rpm in 7 seconds. I have found that at t=0, the angular velocity (omega)=17.8 rad/s, the angular acceleration (alpha)= 43.1 rad/s^2, the tangential acceleration = 7.76 m/s^2, and the centripetal acceleration is ...
April 27, 2009 by Elle

Physics
Two people push on a crate. Person 1 pushes in the positive X direction with a force of 25N. The second person pushes in the negative X direction at an angle of 15 degrees below the horizontal with a magnitude of 18.5N the box moves with uniform velocity. What is the force of ...
November 17, 2009 by Scott

physics
The displacement vector for a 15.0 second interval of a jet airplane's flight is (3150, −2430) m. (a) What is the magnitude of the average velocity? (b) At what angle, measured from the positive x axis, did the airplane fly during this time interval? Express the angle as...
December 20, 2010 by calantha

Physics
Two cars crash into each other at an intersection on a very icy road. One 3,000 lb car is traveling 45 mph NW. The other, weighing 2,000 lb, is traveling 30 mph E. After the collision, their bumpers lock together. What is the velocity of the wreck as it slides off the road ?
March 20, 2011 by P.

Physics
Two cars crash into each other at an intersection on a very icy road. One 3,000 lb car is traveling 45 mph NW. The other, weighing 2,000 lb, is traveling 30 mph E. After the collision, their bumpers lock together. What is the velocity of the wreck as it slides off the road ?
March 23, 2011 by Sara

Physics
A faulty model rocket moves in the xy-plane (the positive y-direction is vertically upward). The rocket's acceleration has components a(t)_x=alpha*t^2 and a(t)_y=beta-gamma*t, where alpha = 2.50 , beta= 9.00 , and gamma= 1.40 . At the rocket is at the origin and has velocity ...
April 13, 2011 by Allison

Physics
A playground merry-go-round (which can be modeled as a disk) has a 3.4 m diameter, a mass of 240 kg and is rotating at 22.5 rpm. A 35 kg child running at 6.0 m/s, tangent to and in the same direction as the merry-go-round is turning, jumps on the outer edge. Ignoring any ...
November 16, 2011 by Anonymous

mathematics
The members of a high school basketball team are driving from calgary to vancouver,which is a distance of 675km.Each tire of their van has a radius of 32cm.If the team members drive at constant speed and cover the distance in 6h 45 min,what is the angular velocity,in radians/...
November 12, 2013 by rahul

Physics
A billiard ball traveling at 6.25 m/s collides with a second stationary ball of equal size and shape causing the second ball to move at an angle of 25º with respect to the horizontal at a speed of 3.0 m/s.Both balls have a mass of .210kg. What is the impulse of both balls and ...
January 4, 2014 by Lisa

physics
The two blocks of masses M and 2M shown above initially travel at the same speed v but in opposite directions. They collide and stick together. What is the final velocity of the mass M after the collision? negative one sixth v. negative one third v. Zero one sixth v. one third...
February 4, 2014 by ashley

Physics
A billiard ball moving at 5.45 m/s strikes a stationary ball of the same mass. After the collision, the first ball moves at 4.81 m/s, at an angle of 28° with respect to the original line of motion. Find the velocity (MAGNITUDE and DIRECTION) of the second ball after collision...
November 8, 2014 by Anonymous

Physic
A grenade that is falling vertically explodes into two equal fragments when it is at a height of 2000 m and has a downward velocity of 60 m/s. Immediately after the explosion one of the fragments is moving downward at 80 m/s. Find the position of the second fragment and the ...
December 11, 2014 by kevin

Physics
From the window of a building, a ball is tossed from a height y0 above the ground with an initial velocity of 8.50 m/s and angle of 23.0° below the horizontal. It strikes the ground 6.00 s later. If the base of the building is taken to be the origin of the coordinates, with ...
February 2, 2015 by Jen

Physics
Veronica can swim 3.0 m/s in still water. While trying to swim directly across a river from west to east,? Veronica is pulled by a current flowing southward at 2.0m/s. a) What is the magnitude of Vernoicas resultant velocity? b) If Veronica wants to end up exactly across the ...
November 13, 2011 by Zady

physics
A spider crawling across a table leaps onto a magazine blocking its path. The initial velocity of the spider is 0.840 m/s at an angle of 36.0° above the table, and it lands on the magazine 0.0710 s after leaving the table. Ignore air resistance. How thick is the magazine? ...
February 9, 2014 by evy

Science - Start of Physics
I need help with the following: Given below is the position-time graph representing motions of two runners, Nick and Ian. Use this graph to determine which runner has greater average velocity. For this one, I know the answer is 2m/0s, but I don't know if they want me to ...
February 21, 2014 by Brady

PHYSICS
A spherically symmetric object with radius of .7m and mass of 1.6kg rolls without slipping accross a horizontal surface with velocity of 1.7m/s. It then rolls up an invline with an angle of 28degrees and comes to rest a distance d of 2.3m up the incline, before rolling back ...
October 24, 2007 by Alie

physics
A 68.0 kg boy and his 45.0 kg sister, both wearing roller blades face each other at rest. The girl pushes the boy hard, sending him backward with a velocity 3.70 m/s toward the west. Ignore friction. How much chemical energy is converted into mechanical energy in the girl's ...
September 29, 2008 by tom

Math please help thnks
A silver dollar is dropped from the top of a building that is 1398 feet tall. Use the position function below for free-falling objects. (Round your answers to 3 decimal places.) s(t) = -16t2 + v0t + s0 (a) Determine the position and velocity functions for the coin. s(t) = v(t...
February 15, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics
There is a door that is 1.0 m wide and can rotate about a vertical axis without friction. The door’s mass is 15 kg and is free to swing open. Someone fires a 10 g bullet at 400 m/s into the exact center of the door, perpendicular to it. Find the angular velocity of the door ...
December 2, 2012 by Andrea

DrBob222
A car moving at 16.0 m/s, passes an observer while its horn is pressed. Find the difference between the frequencies of sound heard when the car approaches and when it recedes from the stationary observer. The velocity of sound is 343 m/s and the frequency of the sound of the ...
April 5, 2008 by Jon

Math: Word Problem
A ball is thrown upward from the top of a building which is 96ft tall w/ Initial velocity of 80 ft per sec. Distance s(ft) of ball from the ground after t sec is s=96+80t-16t^(2) 1) how many sec. will the ball pass the top of the building when it is coming down? How would I ...
September 7, 2010 by Amy~

Physics 1
A skier of mass 109 kg travels down a frictionless ski trail. a)If the top of the trail is a height 218 m above the bottom, what is the work done by gravity on the skier? _____J b)Find the velocity of the skier when he reaches the bottom of the ski trail. Assume he starts from...
October 8, 2012 by John

Physics
A juggler tosses a 0.4kg ball straight up at 8m/s, and then catches it at the same height . a. determine the acceleration on the way up and down b. determine the total amount of time spent in the air by the ball. (hint: you know the displacement) c.determine the velocity of ...
November 19, 2013 by Jake

Physics
A juggler tosses a 0.4kg ball straight up at 8m/s, and then catches it at the same height . a. determine the acceleration on the way up and down b. determine the total amount of time spent in the air by the ball. (hint: you know the displacement) c.determine the velocity of ...
November 19, 2013 by Jake

math
the velocity in m/sec of a particle moving along the x-axis is given by the function v(t) = 7cos3t, 0 < t < pi/2 Find the particle's displacement for the given time interval Displacement is the ending point minus the starting point. Ending point is at t=PI/2
April 16, 2007 by kasee

Math
Estimate the velocity of the groundwater flowing from a point 1000 feet from a creek. The point is 30 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?
March 23, 2009 by Wilson

Algebra
A football is kicked off the ground at an initial upward velocity of 20 m/sec. (We are using d=rt-5t^2) a. Calculate the altitude after 2.7 sec b. When will the ball be at 17 m above the ground? c. When is the ball at the highest point? d. How high is the ball at its highest ...
January 10, 2010 by Austin

physics
an automobile moving at a constant velocity of 50 ft/sec passes a gasoline station. 3 sec later, another automobile leaves the gasoline station and accelerates at the constant rate of 6.5 ft/sec2. how soon will the second automobile overtake the first?
November 14, 2010 by che_scarlet

Algebra II
If an object is propelled upward from a height of 16 ft at an initial velocity of 80 feet per sec, the its height after t seconds is given by the equation h=-16t²+80t+16, where h is in feet. after how many seconds will the object reach a height of 116 ft?
July 3, 2011 by HELP

Physics
A 10 kg block is pushed across a rough surface by a 25N force the block moves at a constant velocity when this force is applied. A) determine the magnitude of the friction force acting on the block B) What is the coefficient of friction between the surface and the block
July 18, 2011 by Edward

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

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