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Physics
A 1000N crate is being pushed across a level floor at a constant speed by a force F of 300N at an angle of 20.0 degrees. (a) What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate and the floor? (b) If the 300-N force is instead pulling the block at an angle of 20.0 ...
November 15, 2013 by DROSP

physics
A dockworker loading crates on a ship finds that a 21-kg crate, initially at rest on a horizontal surface, requires a 70-N horizontal force to set it in motion. However, after the crate is in motion, a horizontal force of 51 N is required to keep it moving with a constant ...
September 30, 2012 by Anonymous

physics
A dockworker loading crates on a ship finds that a 21-kg crate, initially at rest on a horizontal surface, requires a 70-N horizontal force to set it in motion. However, after the crate is in motion, a horizontal force of 51 N is required to keep it moving with a constant ...
October 2, 2012 by monic

Physics
A box is pushed down an incline from point A to point B by a force F (and also under the influence of its weight). The distance from A to B, along the ramp, is 5.0 m. The force F is parallel to the incline, as shown, and has a magnitude of 2.0 N. The force of kinetic friction ...
May 30, 2014 by Abby

physics
a book,initially at rest is pushed along a horizontal table top by a horizontal force of 2N. After 1s it has been moved 1.5m. The force of friction is 0.4N a.how much work is done on the book by the 2N force? b.how much work is done on the book by friction? c.what is the books...
January 27, 2013 by confidence

Physics
A 275 kg piano slides 4.0 m down a 30 incline and is kept from accelerating by a man who is pushing back on it parallel to the incline. The effective coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.40. a) Calculate the magnitude of the force exerted by the man. b) Calculate the work ...
December 11, 2013 by Josh

Physics
A 275 kg piano slides 4.0 m down a 30 incline and is kept from accelerating by a man who is pushing back on it parallel to the incline. The effective coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.40. a) Calculate the magnitude of the force exerted by the man. b) Calculate the work ...
December 11, 2013 by Josh

physics
A mass m = 17.0 kg is pulled along a horizontal floor with NO friction for a distance d =5.1 m. Then the mass is pulled up an incline that makes an angle = 30.0 with the horizontal and has a coefficient of kinetic friction k = 0.34. The entire time the massless rope used ...
October 18, 2012 by mohamed

physic
Hi! I try already but, the answer is wrong could you help me to fix it out. A sledge loaded with bricks has a total mass of 17.8 kg and is pulled at constant speed by a rope inclined at 20.8 above the horizontal. The sledge moves a distance of 20.6 m on a horizontal surface. ...
October 27, 2009 by Chan

physics
A professor drives off with his car (mass 840 kg), but forgot to take his coffee mug (mass 0.37 kg) off the roof. The coefficient of static friction between the mug and the roof is 0.7, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.4. What is the maximum acceleration of the car...
January 28, 2012 by Rachel

physics
A professor drives off with his car (mass 840 kg), but forgot to take his coffee mug (mass 0.37 kg) off the roof. The coefficient of static friction between the mug and the roof is 0.7, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.4. What is the maximum acceleration of the car...
January 28, 2012 by Rachel

physics
A professor drives off with his car (mass 800 kg), but forgot to take his coffee mug (mass 0.35 kg) off the roof. The coefficient of static friction between the mug and the roof is 1.1, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.5. What is the maximum acceleration of the car...
February 23, 2012 by Luke

physics
A professor drives off with his car (mass 850 kg), but forgot to take his coffee mug (mass 0.39 kg) off the roof. The coefficient of static friction between the mug and the roof is 0.7, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.4. What is the maximum acceleration of the ...
February 22, 2014 by josh

PHYSICS
I don't know where to start solving this question. Please help! A 320 kg piano slides 3.7 m down a 32 degree incline and is kept from accelerating by a man who is pushing back on it parallel to the incline. The effective coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.39. Calculate the ...
November 8, 2010 by MegP

physic
Find the acceleration reached by each of the two objects shown in figure below if the coefficient of kinetic friction between the 7.00 kg object and the plane is 0.270.
October 16, 2009 by Chan

physics
A box is sliding down a ramp sloping 25 above the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.15. What is the acceleration? The answer is 2.8 m/s^2. How can this be solved with out mass?
September 20, 2010 by Angela

physics
Find the horizontal distance the skier travels before coming to rest if the incline also has a coefficient of kinetic friction equal to 0.228
February 19, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
If the coefficient of kinetic friction between tires and dry pavement is 0.800, what is the shortest distance in which an automobile can be stopped by locking the brakes when traveling at 25.7 ?
February 25, 2012 by Jack

physics
Qualitatively explain how you would expect the kinetic energy to change as a glider slides down an inclined air track, where friction is negligible.
April 5, 2012 by Kristina

physics
If the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.25 , how much horizontal force is needed to pull each of the following masses along a rough desk at a constant speed? A) 25 kg
April 5, 2012 by Melissa

Physics
The coefficient of kinetic friction for a 34.3 kg bobsleigh on a track is 0.150. What external force is required to push it down a 5.60 incline and achieve a speed of 60.12 km/h at the end of 75.2m ?
October 24, 2012 by Steeve

Physics
A crate with a mass of 40 kg is being dragged along a horizontal floor at a constant velocity by an applied force of 180 N. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction? (g = 10 m/s2
November 9, 2012 by Joshua

physics
If the coefficient of kinetic friction between tires and dry pavement is 0.800, what is the shortest distance in which an automobile can be stopped by locking the brakes when traveling at 25.6m/s ?
April 27, 2015 by Alkhanssa

physics
A 58.4-kg person, running horizontally with a velocity of +3.84 m/s, jumps onto a 10.7-kg sled that is initially at rest. (a) Ignoring the effects of friction during the collision, find the velocity of the sled and person as they move away. (Indicate the direction with the ...
October 22, 2012 by Lindsay

RE: PHYSICS
A stationary block explodes into two pieces L and R that slide across a frictionless floor and then into regions with friction, where they stop. Piece L, with a mass of 2.0 kg, encounters a coefficient of kinetic friction L = 0.40 and slides to a stop in distance dL = 0.15 m...
February 26, 2007 by COFFEE

Physics
Starting from rest, a 11.50 kg suitcase slides 3.18 m down a frictionless ramp inclined at 40 from the floor. The suitcase then slides an additional 5.22 m along the floor before coming to a stop. (a) Determine the suitcase's speed at the bottom of the ramp. (b) Determine the...
October 14, 2012 by Angela

physics
Starting from rest, a 11.70 kg suitcase slides 3.14 m down a frictionless ramp inclined at 40 from the floor. The suitcase then slides an additional 4.68 m along the floor before coming to a stop. (a) Determine the suitcase's speed at the bottom of the ramp. (b) Determine the...
February 8, 2015 by sarah

Physics
You want to push a 66-kg box up a 30 ramp. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the ramp and the box is 0.35. With what magnitude force parallel to the ramp should you push on the box so that it moves up the ramp at a constant speed? N Physics - bobpursley, Thursday, ...
February 16, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics
A 940 kg car moves along a horizontal road at speed v0 = 16.8 m/s. The road is wet, so the static friction coefficient between the tires and the road is only μs = 0.196 and the kinetic friction coefficient is even lower, μk = 0.1372. The acceleration of gravity is 9....
October 26, 2014 by Sid

Physics
A 1400 kg car moves along a horizontal road at speed v0 = 21.4 m/s. The road is wet, so the static friction coefficient between the tires and the road is only μs = 0.127 and the kinetic friction coefficient is even lower, μk = 0.0889. The acceleration of gravity is 9...
October 28, 2015 by AIsh

Physics
If the acceleration of this block is 5m/s/s, what is the coiefficient of kinetic friction? 20kg at 60 degrees. _ _ _ _ -------------60 degrees
September 24, 2014 by Diya

Physics
A bullet of mass 1.910−3kg embeds itself in a wooden block with mass 0.987kg, which then compresses a spring (k=120N/m) by a distance 3.510−2m before coming to rest. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and table is 0.42. What fraction of ...
October 8, 2010 by Bartholomew

physics
An block of mass m , starting from rest, slides down an inclined plane of length L and angle θ with respect to the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the inclined surface is μ1 . At the bottom of the incline, the block slides along ...
October 15, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
An block of mass m , starting from rest, slides down an inclined plane of length L and angle θ with respect to the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the inclined surface is μ1 . At the bottom of the incline, the block slides along ...
October 15, 2013 by Anonymous

Physics
Two objects are mocing about so that their total momentum is zero. What can be said about their kinetic energy? Choose the most descriptive answer. a. the kinetic energy must be greater than zero b. the kinetic energy must be negative c. the kinetic energy must be equal to or ...
March 21, 2011 by Paige

Physics
Problem 3- A 12 kg stone slides down a snow-covered hill, leaving point A with a speed of 10 m/s . There is no friction on the hill between points A and B, but there is friction on the level ground at the bottom of the hill, between B and the wall. After entering the rough ...
December 12, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
A 17 kg block is dragged over a rough, hor- izontal surface by a constant force of 170 N acting at an angle of angle 32.1◦ above the horizontal. The block is displaced 33.9 m, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.199. a] find the work done by 170N b] find the ...
November 14, 2010 by mary

physic
Please help me I have no idea how to do this problem at all. Question:A sledge loaded with bricks has a total mass of 17.8 kg and is pulled at constant speed by a rope inclined at 20.8 above the horizontal. The sledge moves a distance of 20.6 m on a horizontal surface. The ...
October 24, 2009 by Chan

Science...Please help
What is friction? Can you give me some examples? -THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR HELP! friction: Ever have a pinwheel and move it thru the wind? Friction makes the wheel turn. Ever on a bike an press the brake? Friction makes the wheel stop. Friction is the force where it stops things...
April 16, 2007 by Hillary

Physics
A horizontal force of magnitude 30.0 N pushes a block of mass 3.85 kg a distance of 3.00 m across a floor, where the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.600 a.)How much work is done by that applied force on the block-floor system? b.)During that displacement, the thermal ...
November 30, 2010 by Sam

physics
A 11.0 box is released on a 37 incline and accelerates down the incline at 0.25 .What is the coefficient of kinetic friction?
October 15, 2010 by Anne

math
if I know the kinetic friction and the weight of the chair how do I find the force I need to push the chair ?
December 27, 2012 by nathan

Physics multiple choice questions
1. Which of the following energy transformations best describes the operation of a solar powered battery charger? (a) electrical energy --> thermal energy --> kinetic energy (b) nuclear energy --> potential energy --> chemical energy (c) thermal energy --> ...
April 7, 2014 by Jessica

Physics multiple choice questions
1. Which of the following energy transformations best describes the operation of a solar powered battery charger? (a) electrical energy --> thermal energy --> kinetic energy (b) nuclear energy --> potential energy --> chemical energy (c) thermal energy --> ...
April 8, 2014 by Jessica

Physics
A crate with a total mass of 18.0 kg is pulled by a person along the floor at a constant speed by a rope. The rope is inclined at 20 degree above the horizontal, and the crate moves 20.0 m on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the floor and the ...
August 8, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
Friction converts kinetic energy to potential energy?
February 23, 2009 by y912f

Physics
A block of mass m = 5.0 kg is pulled along a rough horizontal surface by a rope as sketched in the figure below. ( rope is at a 30 degree angle from the horizontal) The tension in the rope is 50 N, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the surface is &#...
October 14, 2015 by Wrenn

physics
A dog sled team is pulling a sled across a flat patch of snow. The total force exerted by the four dogs is 475 N (applied horizontally). The sled (with driver on it) weighs 350 kg. and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the ground is (a) What is the ...
November 21, 2014 by Nicolas

Physics
In the 1950s, an experimental train that had a mass of 2.65 104 kg was powered across a level track by a jet engine that produced a thrust of 5.25 105 N for a distance of 509 m. Assume that air resistance is negligible. (b) Find the change in kinetic energy. J____ (c) Find the...
February 18, 2010 by Dar

phy
Two crates, of mass m1 = 60 kg and m2 = 130 kg, are in contact and at rest on a horizontal surface (Fig. 4-54). A 620 N force is exerted on the 60 kg crate. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.15.
September 12, 2010 by ami

phy
Two crates, of mass m1 = 60 kg and m2 = 130 kg, are in contact and at rest on a horizontal surface (Fig. 4-54). A 620 N force is exerted on the 60 kg crate. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.15.
September 12, 2010 by ami

college physics
A box is sliding down a ramp sloping 25 above the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.15. What is the acceleration? The answer is 2.8 m/s^2. How can this be solved with out mass?
September 19, 2010 by Angela

physics
a 40-N forcee pulls a 4-kg a horizontal distance of 8 meterr. the rope makes an angle of 35 degree with the floor and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.2. what is the work done by each acting on block?
October 2, 2010 by kristel

physics1
at a playground a child slides that makes a 42 degrees angle with the horizontal direction.The coefficient of kinetic friction for this motion is 0.20 What is the magnitude of her acceleration during her sliding
March 12, 2012 by thandeka

Physics
In the figure below, m1 = 3.8 kg, m2 = 5.2 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the inclined plane and the 3.8-kg block is μk = 0.3. Find the magnitude of the acceleration of the masses and the tension in the cord.
September 26, 2012 by Tara

physics
12.5 kg wooden crate with an initial velocity of 2.5 m/s slides across a rough cement floor for 1.7 m before coming to rest. Calculate the coefficient of kinetic friction
October 29, 2012 by Anonymous

Physics
Starting from rest, a skier slides 100 m down a 28 degree slope.How much longer does the run take if the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.17 instead of 0?
May 27, 2013 by James

physics
If a rubber tire having a weight of 18.0lbs requires a force of 38.0N to keep it in uniform motion on a level highway find the coefficient of kinetic friction.
February 10, 2015 by john

physics
In the figure, a 4.3 kg block is accelerated from rest by a compressed spring of spring constant 660 N/m. The block leaves the spring at the spring's relaxed length and then travels over a horizontal floor with a coefficient of kinetic friction μk = 0.260. The frictional ...
November 15, 2014 by brian

physics
if the kinetic friction on a sliding box (9.5kg) of books was 23.5,what was the total force exerted to slide the box
October 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Science
A coffin is given an initial speed of 4.4 m/s up the 17.8 inclined plane with a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.4. How far up the plane will it go?
October 16, 2013 by Rachel

physics
A 280 kg piano slides 4.3 m down a 30 incline and is kept from accelerating by a man who is pushing back on it parallel to the incline. The effective coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.40. Calculate: (a) the force exerted by the man, (b) the work done by the man on the ...
October 7, 2009 by pauleen

PHYSICS HELP
A team of dogs is pulling a sled that has a load of 2500 kg at a constant speed of 5.0 m/s. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the snow is 0.10. What is the horizontal force the dogs are exerting on the loaded sled? The horizontal force is equal to the ...
October 16, 2006 by Suzanne

physical
a crate rest on a ramp that makes an angle of tangent with the horizontal.the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.35 and the coefficient of static friction is 0.45.the inclination of the ramp is slowly increased.(a)find the angle at which the crate starts to slip down the ...
September 6, 2012 by kim

Physics
A 3.70kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.470. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when (a) The elevator is stationary. (b) The elevator is accelerating ...
January 27, 2012 by Sejul

Physics
A 6.00 Kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.360. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator (a) is stationary (b) accelerating upward with an ...
November 7, 2012 by Kathryn

Physics
A 2.90 kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.320. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box for each of the following cases a)The elevator is stationary b) The ...
February 15, 2010 by anonymous

physics
A 5.10 kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.450. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box for each of the following cases. (a) The elevator is stationary. (b) The...
September 20, 2010 by Dawn

Physics - please help
A 3.70kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.470. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when (a) The elevator is stationary. (b) The elevator is accelerating ...
January 28, 2012 by Sejul

college physics
A 5.10 kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.450. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box for each of the following cases. (a) The elevator is stationary. (b) The...
September 20, 2010 by Denise

physics
A 1,040-N crate is being pushed across a level floor at a constant speed by a force of 350 N at an angle of 20.0 below the horizontal; (a) What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate and the floor? (b) If the 350-N force is instead pulling the block at an ...
March 15, 2012 by kevin

Physics
A rope which is 7 meters long is laid out on a horizontal table. (a) Assuming that the coefficient of static friction between the rope and the top of the table is 0.5, show that the rope will begin to slide if at least 3 meters of it hangs off the edge. (b) Once it starts to ...
November 24, 2015 by Emily

Physics
Measuring coefficients of friction. A coin is placed near one edge of a book lying on a table, and that edge of the book is lifted until the coin just slips down the incline. The angle of the incline Theta C, called the critical angle, is measured. (a) Draw a free body diagram...
September 27, 2009 by Mandy

physics
A 3.3 kg wooden block is placed on 22 degree inclined plane and is connected by a string that passes over a light friciton less pulley at the top of the incline and then attached to a hanging 3.0kg block.If the coefficient of static friction bet the 1st block and the surface ...
October 29, 2007 by Sam

Physics
A 3.3 kg wooden block is placed on 22 degree inclined plane and is connected by a string that passes over a light friciton less pulley at the top of the incline and then attached to a hanging 3.0kg block.If the coefficient of static friction bet the 1st block and the surface ...
October 30, 2007 by ricky

Physics
A 200 g block is pressed against a spring with a spring constant of 1.4 kN/m until the block compresses the spring by 10 cm. The spring rests at the bottom of a ramp inclined at θ = 60◦ to the horizontal. Determine how far up the incline the block moves (L) before ...
October 15, 2015 by Mauricio

Physics
A 100 N force is applied to a 50.0 kg crate resting on a level florr. The coeeficient of kinetic friction is 0.15. a. What is the acceleration of the crate?
January 28, 2011 by jdajaljk

physics
a 2.0kg object is pulled horizontally by a force of 6.3N along the floor where the coefficient of kinetic friction is o.24. what is the object acceleration
January 26, 2012 by liz

Physics PLEASE HELP
A coffin is given an initial speed of 4.4 m/s up the 17.8 inclined plane with a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.4. How far up the plane will it go?
October 16, 2013 by Rachel

Physics
A loaded penguin sled weighing 60 N rests on a plane inclined at 20 to the horizontal. Between the sled and the plane the coefficient of static friction is 0.27, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.13. (a) What is the minimum magnitude of the force F, parallel to the...
February 19, 2013 by Rachel

physics
Let's pretend the Qs are actual numbers. So an unstretched, mass less spring constant Q3 N/m and length Q10 meters is attached between a wall and a mass of Q5 kg. The coefficient of both static and kinetic friction between the mass and the table is Q13. A constant force F is ...
December 2, 2009 by autumn

Physics
In moving a 35.0 kg desk from one side of a classroom to the other, a professor finds that a horizontal force of 300 N is necessary to set the desk in motion, and a force of 185 N is necessary to keep it in motion at a constant speed. (a) What is the coefficient of static ...
September 20, 2010 by George

physics
Part B Piles of snow on slippery roofs can become dangerous projectiles as they melt. Consider a chunk of snow at the ridge of a roof with a pitch of 21. As the snow begins to melt, the coefficient of static friction decreases and the snow eventually slips. Assuming that the ...
October 15, 2010 by Anne

Physics(checking answer)
Two 3.0g bullets are fired with speeds of 40.0 m/s and 80.0 m/s respectively. What are their kinetic energies? Which bullet has more kinetic energy? What is the ratio of their kinetic energies? I got 60 for the first bullet and 120 for the second. I am not sure I used the ...
October 31, 2010 by Cory

Physics
A 1500 kg car moves along a horizontal road at speed v0 = 21.9 m/s. The road is wet, so the static friction coefficient between the tires and the road is only s = 0.302 and the kinetic friction coefficient is even lower, k = 0.2114. The acceleration of gravity is 9...
September 29, 2012 by Cody

Physics
A contestant in a winter games event pushes a 59.0 kg block of ice across a frozen lake as shown in the figure below. The coefficient of static friction is 0.1 and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.03. The block is being pushed at a direction of 23 degrees below the ...
February 17, 2015 by Mariah

Physics
When you push a 1.82-kg book resting on a tabletop, it takes 2.30 N to start the book sliding. Once it is sliding, however, it takes only 1.46 N to keep the book moving with constant speed. Q1. What is the coefficient of static friction between the book and the tabletop? Q2. ...
March 7, 2011 by Randy

phy
When you push a 1.82-{\rm kg} book resting on a tabletop, it takes 2.21 N to start the book sliding. Once it is sliding, however, it takes only 1.52 N to keep the book moving with constant speed. 1-What is the coefficient of static friction between the book and the tabletop? 2...
July 18, 2011 by pop

Physics
If the coefficients of static and kinetic friction between a 20 kg block that sits on top of a 100 kg block are both essentially the same value of 0.5, determine the acceleration of each block for a force pulling on A of 60 N. Bottom block sits on a friction-less floor. (I was...
August 8, 2014 by OMG_Newton

mit physyscs
A block of mass 2 kg is initially at rest on a horizontal surface. At time , we begin pushing on it with a horizontal force that varies with time as , where 0.6 N/s . We stop pushing at time s [ for ]. (a) First, assume the surface is frictionless. What is the magnitude of the...
December 6, 2013 by juanpro

physics
A body of mass 'M' starts sliding down on the inclined plane where the critical angle is 30 the coefficient of kinetic friction will be ?answer is square root 3 but how?i am not getting please help.
June 8, 2014 by zoha

physics
A 1100 N crate is being pushed across a level floor at a constant speed by a force of 500 N at an angle of 20.0 below the horizontal. (a) What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate and the floor? (b) If the 500 N force is instead pulling the block at an ...
October 20, 2010 by laven

Physics
When the three blocks in the figure below are released from rest, they accelerate with a magnitude of 0.370 m/s2. Block 1 has mass M, block 2 has 5M, and block 3 has 5M. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between block 2 and the table? block 1 is haging off the table ...
November 18, 2010 by Will

physics
You push a box along the floor against a constant force of friction. When you push with a horizontal force of 75 N the acceleration of the box is 0.55 m/s2; when you increase the force to 85 N the acceleration is 0.78 m/s2. (a) Find the mass of the box. kg (b) Find the ...
February 13, 2010 by janie

Physics
You push a box along the floor against a constant force of friction. When you push with a horizontal force of 72 N the acceleration of the box is 0.43 m/s2; when you increase the force to 77 N the acceleration is 0.58 m/s2. (a) Find the mass of the box. (b) Find the ...
February 15, 2010 by Bobby C

Physics
You push a box along the floor against a constant force of friction. When you push with a horizontal force of 78 N the acceleration of the box is 0.46 m/s2; when you increase the force to 86 N the acceleration is 0.76 m/s2. (a) Find the mass of the box. (b) Find the ...
February 12, 2012 by Anna

physics
A moving 2.8 kg block collides with a horizontal spring whose spring constant is 215 N/m (see figure). The block compresses the spring a maximum distance of 11.5 cm from its rest position. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.48...
November 23, 2010 by help

Physics
5) You are pushing a 55 kg refrigerator along at a constant speed of 1.5 m/s using an applied force of 250 N when the floor type changes from tile to carpet. The carpet has a coefficient of static friction of 0.62 and a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.54. Are you pushing ...
October 31, 2009 by Anonymous

Physics
A dock worker loading crates on a ship finds that a 24 kg crate, initially at rest on a horizontal surface, requires a 64 N horizontal force to set it in motion. However, after the crate is in motion, a horizontal force of 46 N is required to keep it moving with a constant ...
March 15, 2011 by Bill

physics
My answer for this question A 11.0 kg box is released on a 37 degreesincline and accelerates down the incline at 0.25 m/s^2. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction? My answer was 68.2 and it was incorrect.
October 15, 2010 by Anne

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