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engineering
a bolt located 50mm from the center of an auto wheel is tightened by the couple shown for .10 seconds. determine the resulting angular velocity of the wheel if the wheel has a radius of gyration of 250 mm and a mass of 19 kilograms
Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 3:45pm by george

Physics
Wheel A of radius ra = 13.9 cm is coupled by belt B to wheel C of radius rc = 34.3 cm. Wheel A increases its angular speed from rest at time t = 0 s at a uniform rate of 5.7 rad/s2. At what time will wheel C reach a rotational speed of 168.2 rev/min, assuming the belt does not...
Friday, February 10, 2012 at 10:01pm by Marc

Math
A ferris wheel makes one rotation in 15 minutes. Find your car's location and the angle of rotation after: 3 mins., 5 mins., 9 mins., 12 mins. The diameter of the wheel is 328 ft. and the height, with the base, is 369 ft.
Monday, May 14, 2012 at 9:42pm by Ann

physics
A ferris wheel makes one rotation in 15 minutes. Find your car's location and the angle of rotation after: 3 mins., 5 mins., 9 mins., 12 mins. The diameter of the wheel is 328 ft. and the height, with the base, is 369 ft.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 3:31pm by Ann

Physics
I've been stuck on this problem for a while. Im not sure where to even begin. A bike wheel is rotating with an angular velocity of 3.1 rev/s. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the wheel and brakes is .87, then find the revolutions the wheel makes in coming to rest...
Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 1:39pm by Ashley

Physics problems
Hi, everyone who is going to read this, thank you for trying to help me, this really means a lot to me, you are saving my behind! Ok, so here it goes: I was wondering if this information is correct; please tell me if it is not A Ferris wheel is a vertical wheel...it undergoes ...
Sunday, October 28, 2007 at 7:32pm by Serena

Math -Trig Please help!
At one time, Maple Leaf Village (which no longer exists) had North America’s largest Ferris wheel. The Ferris wheel had a diameter of 56 m, and one revolution took 2.5 min to complete. Riders could see Niagara Falls if they were higher than 50 m above the ground. Sketch three ...
Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 10:11pm by linda

math
a paintball is hot at a wheel that has a radius of 40 cm. it hits the very bottom of the wheel next to the road while the car is stopped at the red light. as the light turns green, the wheel rolls, and so does the paint. if it takes 3 seconds for the wheel to make one full ...
Monday, July 25, 2011 at 6:31pm by ..

math
a paintball is hot at a wheel that has a radius of 40 cm. it hits the very bottom of the wheel next to the road while the car is stopped at the red light. as the light turns green, the wheel rolls, and so does the paint. if it takes 3 seconds for the wheel to make one full ...
Monday, July 25, 2011 at 8:23pm by ...

physics
A typical ten-pound car wheel has a moment of inertia of about . The wheel rotates about the axle at a constant angular speed making 30.0 full revolutions in a time interval of 5.00 .
Sunday, December 6, 2009 at 5:01pm by christina

Physics
an automobile tire has a radius of 0.350M, and its center forward with a liner speed of v=13.0m/s. (a) Determine the angular speed of the wheel. (Assume that there is no slipping of the surfaces in contact during the rolling motion.) (b) Relative to the axle, what is the ...
Wednesday, March 14, 2007 at 4:00am by CJ

physics
a wheel starts from rest and rotates with a constant angular acceleration and reaches an angular speed of 12 rad/sec in 3 sec. find the angle through which it rotates in this time.
Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at 10:13pm by diann

calculus
2. A spin balancer rotates the wheel of the car at 480 revolutions per min. if the diameter of the wheel is 26 in what road speed is being tested in the miles per hour? Round to the nearest tenth
Monday, April 30, 2012 at 7:34pm by Nolan

pre-calc
The original ferris wheel, built by George Ferris for the Columbian Exposition of 1893, was much larger and slower than its modern counterparts: It has a diameter of 250 feet and contained 36 cars, each of which held 40 people; it made one revolution every 10 minutes. Suppose ...
Tuesday, March 17, 2009 at 5:29pm by chris

circles
if spoke of the ferris wheel is 20 feet long what is the circumference
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 4:10pm by ashley

Trigonometry
The diameter of the wheel is 165 ft, it rotates at 1.5 revolutions per minute, and the bottom of the wheel is 9 ft above the ground. Find an equation that gives a passenger's height above the ground at any time t during the ride. Assume the passenger starts the ride at the ...
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 11:32pm by Anonymous

physics help please
A torque of 1.15 N·m is applied to a bicycle wheel of radius 36 cm and mass 0.83 kg. Treating the wheel as a hoop, find its angular acceleration. ?rad/s2 I know accel is alpha times the radius...where does torque tie in?
Wednesday, October 22, 2008 at 12:59am by kelsey

Physics. PLEASE HELP!!
Consider a wheel (solid disk) of radius 0.748 m, mass 16 kg and moment of iner- tia 1/2 MR^2 . The wheel rolls without slipping in a straight line in an uphill direction 27 above the horizontal. The wheel starts at angular speed 20.5882 rad/s but the rotation slows down as ...
Friday, April 20, 2012 at 12:41pm by Amber

Math
Find a formula and graph the function: A ferris wheel is 20 meters in diameter and boarded in the six oclock position from a platform that is 4 meters above the ground. The wheel completes one full revolution every 2 minutes. At t=0 you are in the twelve oclock position.
Monday, September 5, 2011 at 11:23pm by Alex

math
A piece of a broken wheel is shown. It was taken to a machine shop to be replaced with a new “whole” wheel. Find the radius of the wheel if AC=10cm, BD= 3cm, and D is the midpoint of AC. Round to the nearest hundredth. (note: keep in mind this circle/wheel is not broken ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 12:25am by Shelly

physics
You are trying to raise a bicycle wheel of mass m and radius R up over a curb of height h. To do this you apply a horizontal force F. What is the smallest magnitude of the force F that will succeed in raising the wheel onto the curb when the force is applied (a) at the center ...
Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 7:33pm by Emily

Physics
There is a bicycle wheel resting against a small step whose height is h = 0.132 m. The weight and radius of the wheel are W = 27.3 N and r = 0.324 m, respectively. A horizontal force is applied to the axle of the wheel. As the magnitude of increases, there comes a time when ...
Friday, November 16, 2012 at 3:31pm by 4319

Physics
n early method of measuring the speed of light makes use of a rotating slotted wheel. A beam of light passes through one of the slots at the outside edge of the wheel, travels to a distant mirror, and returns to the wheel just in time to pass through the next slot in the wheel...
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at 11:54am by Mark

Physics
Forces F1=7.50N and F2=5.30N are applied tangentially to a wheel with radius 0.330 m. What is the net torque on the wheel due to these two forces for an axis perpendicular to the wheel and passing through its center? It depends upon whether or not the forces F1 and F2 are both...
Tuesday, March 27, 2007 at 1:52pm by Karla

math (trig.)
A ferris wheel is 35 meters in diameter and boarded at ground level. The wheel makes one full rotation every 8 minutes, and at time (t=0) you are at the 3 o'clock position and descending. Let f(t) denote your height (in meters) above ground at t minutes. Find a formula for f(t).
Monday, January 28, 2013 at 7:24pm by fawn

physics
A space station, in the form of a wheel 110 m in diameter, rotates to provide an "artificial gravity" of 3.00 m/s2 for persons who walk around on the inner wall of the outer rim. Find the rate of rotation of the wheel (in revolutions per minute) that will produce this effect. ...
Saturday, July 10, 2010 at 2:57pm by laura

physics
The figure shows a bicycle wheel resting against a small step whose height is h = 0.110 m. The weight and radius of the wheel are W = 26.0 N and r = 0.370 m. A horizontal force is applied to the axle of the wheel. As the magnitude of increases, there comes a time when the ...
Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 1:26pm by Alicia

Physics
A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.330 m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 300 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 1.072 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 9:06pm by anonymous

physics
A star the size of the sun has a mass 8 times as great. It rotates on its axis once every 12 days. It then collapses into a neutron star of radius 10km, losing three quarters of its mass in the process. How long does it take to rotate once after collapse? (it's spere though ...
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 12:53pm by ashley

Physics
A spoked wheel with a radius of 44.0 cm and a mass of 1.90 kg is mounted horizontally on frictionless bearings. JiaJun puts his 0.550-kg guinea pig on the outer edge of the wheel. The guinea pig begins to run along the edge of the wheel with a speed of 18.0 cm/s with respect ...
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 2:17pm by Priyanka

physics
a 60kg man is on a steadily rotating Ferris wheel. the man is standing on a bathroom scale and the scale reads 45kg at the top of the wheel. take g=10m/s^2 (a) what does the scale read when the man is at the bottom of the wheel? (b)what does the scale read when the man is ...
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 8:04pm by mani

Physics
At a county fair, a boy and two friends bring their teddy bears on the giant Ferris wheel. The wheel has a diameter of 14.0 m, the bottom of the wheel is 1.9 m above the ground and its rim is moving at a speed of 1.0 m/s. The boys are seated in positions 45° from each other. ...
Thursday, October 14, 2010 at 9:25pm by Gina

Physics
At a county fair, a boy and two friends bring their teddy bears on the giant Ferris wheel. The wheel has a diameter of 14.3 m, the bottom of the wheel is 1.9 m above the ground and its rim is moving at a speed of 1.0 m/s. The boys are seated in positions 45° from each other. ...
Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 11:17pm by Jean

Physics- Elena please help!
A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.450m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 180 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 0.870 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 3:01pm by Anonymous

Precalculus
5. A water wheel has a radius of 60 feet, and the center is 14 feet above the water level. The water wheel makes a complete rotation every 45 minutes. A specific cup starts at the top of the wheel. Write a sine equation to model the above water wheel.
Friday, January 11, 2013 at 1:17am by Valerie

Physics. PLEASE HELP!!
A uniform disk with a mass of 130 kg and a radius of 1.2 m rotates initially with an angular speed of 950 rev/min. A constant tangential force is applied at a radial distance of 0.5 m. How much work must this force do to stop the wheel? Answer in units of kJ
Friday, April 20, 2012 at 12:37pm by Amber

Trigonometry
The diameter of the wheel is 165 feet, it rotates at 1.5 revolutions per minute, and the bottom of the wheel is 9 feet above the ground. Find an equation that gives a passenger's height above the ground at any time t during the ride. Assume the passenger starts the ride at the...
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 10:36pm by Anonymous

physics
A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.330 m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 260 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 0.795 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 5:25pm by Shane

physics
A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.330 m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 250 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 1.053 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 3:19pm by heather

physics
A beetle sits at the top of a bicycle wheel and flies away just before it would be squashed. Assuming that the wheel turns clockwise, the beetle's angular displacement is 3.14 radians, which corresponds to an arc length of 1.2 m. What is the wheel's radius?
Monday, March 19, 2012 at 10:34am by Anonymous

Physics
A potter’s wheel of radius 53.13 cm and mass 106.4 kg is freely rotating at 47.1 rev/min. The potter can stop the wheel in 5.65 s by pressing a wet rag against the rim and exerting a radially inward force of 66.2 N. What is the angular acceleration of the wheel?
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 8:27pm by JAYZ

math
a ferris wheel with a diameter of 76m. about how far would you travel in 8 turns ?
Wednesday, August 10, 2011 at 6:37pm by christina

math
The radius of each wheel of a car is 16 inches. At how many revolutions per minute should a spin balancer be set to balance the tires at a speed of 90 miles per hour? What is the setting for a wheel of radius 14 inches?
Tuesday, March 30, 2010 at 8:31pm by Alex

physics
A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.330 m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 210 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 1.161 rad/s2. (b) What is the mass of the ...
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 9:02pm by jim

Algebra 2
The angular speed of a larger pulley wheel (radius=15cm) is 50 rev./min. Find the angular speed of the smaller wheel (radius=6cm).
Sunday, April 22, 2012 at 4:09pm by Mary

College Physics
A wheel of radius 0.398 m is mounted on a frictionless horizontal axis. The rotational inertia of the wheel about the axis is 0.0576 kg·m2. A massless cord wrapped around the wheel is attached to a 0.790 kg block that slides on a horizontal frictionless surface. If a ...
Friday, July 6, 2012 at 10:29pm by Stephanie

Physics 141
A bicycle wheel resting against a small step whose height is h = 0.125 m. The weight and radius of the wheel are W = 23.1 N and r = 0.330 m, respectively. A horizontal force vector F is applied to the axle of the wheel. As the magnitude of vector F increases, there comes a ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 4:54pm by dakota22

PHYSCIS FO SHIZZLE
Hello, I was wondering how to explain the potential energy in a Ferris wheel, and if there were any reputable (aka not something such as Wikipedia, etc) that had an explanation for this? The only thing I have gathered is that mgh=Eg and that Eg is the energy stored in the ...
Friday, November 2, 2007 at 8:39pm by Physics_For_Life_Fo_Shizzle

physics
When the string is pulled a distance of 40 cm in 2.50 s, the wheel turns though 5 revolutions. What is the average speed of the string, and what is the average angular velocity of the wheel? What is the radius of the wheel?
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at 11:33pm by Amy

trig
if you are riding on a ferris wheel that is 60 ft tall and it takes you 5 minutes to make 1 revolution, what is your linear velocity?
Friday, January 20, 2012 at 10:20am by Destiny

Physics (Rotation)
In Fig. 10-28, wheel A of radius rA is coupled by belt B to wheel C of radius rC. The angular speed of wheel A is increased from rest at a constant rate α. Find the time needed for wheel C to reach angular speed ω assuming the belt does not slip. (Hint: If the belt ...
Friday, March 2, 2012 at 9:08am by M

physics
A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.330 m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 210 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 1.161 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 3:56pm by Anonymous

physics
A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.370m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 470 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 0.800 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 5:33pm by Anonymous

Physics questions
Hello, I was wondering how to explain the potential energy in a Ferris wheel, and if there were any reputable (aka not something such as Wikipedia, etc) that had an explanation for this? The only thing I have gathered is that mgh=Eg and that Eg is the energy stored in the ...
Friday, November 2, 2007 at 7:11pm by Dr. Cameron

science
A wheel with a radius of 20 cm is attached to an axle with a radius of 1cm. An effort force of 100 N on the wheel counters a resistance force of what on the axle?
Friday, February 17, 2012 at 12:19pm by Micheal

Physics
A wheel with a radius of 20 cm is attached to an axle with a radius of 1cm. An effort force of 100 N on the wheel counters a resistance force of what on the axle?
Friday, February 17, 2012 at 5:49pm by Micheal

Pre Calculus
The diameter of a ferris wheel is 250 feet and θ is the central angle formed as Dave travels around the wheel. Dave starts his ride at Point 0, makes 4 complete revolutions and stops at Point 1, 45 degrees from Point 0. If his ride takes 5 minutes, how fast was he going ...
Monday, March 7, 2011 at 12:11pm by Roberta

Physics 141
The drawing shows a bicycle wheel resting against a small step whose height is h = 0.125 m. The weight and radius of the wheel are W = 23.1 N and r = 0.330 m, respectively. A horizontal force vector F is applied to the axle of the wheel. As the magnitude of vector F increases...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 7:36pm by dakota22

Physics 141
The drawing shows a bicycle wheel resting against a small step whose height is h = 0.125 m. The weight and radius of the wheel are W = 23.1 N and r = 0.330 m, respectively. A horizontal force vector F is applied to the axle of the wheel. As the magnitude of vector F increases...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 4:30pm by dakota22

physics
Point P is on the rim of a wheel of radius 2.0 m. At time t = 0, the wheel is at rest, and P is on the x axis. The wheel undergoes a uniform angular acceleration of 0.01 rad/s^2 about the center O. In Figure 9.1, the magnitude of the linear acceleration of P, when it reaches ...
Friday, November 16, 2012 at 9:10pm by terry

physics
A 4.50-kg wheel that is 34.5 cm in diameter rotates through an angle of 13.8 rad as it slows down uniformly from 22.0 rad/s to 13.5 rad/s. What is the magnitude of the angular acceleration of the wheel? A) 0.616 rad/s 2 B) 22.5 rad/s 2 C) 5.45 rad/s 2 D) 10.9 rad/s 2 E) 111 ...
Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 9:51pm by help me!!!

math 11
i dontget how the textbook got the answer, h = -30cos[(1.43)x]° + 40 the question is: a paintball is shot at a wheel of radius 40 cm. the paintball leaves a cricuarmark 10 cm from the outer edge of the wheel. As the wheel rolls, the mark moves in a circular motion.assuming ...
Monday, December 13, 2010 at 10:19pm by pranav

Math
Jack decides to ride the ferris wheel. He board at 1m and is the last person on the ride. The diameter of the wheel is 16m and it takes 8sec for one complete revolution. Find the equation that represents Jack's height in relation to time. Then use the equation to detiremine ...
Sunday, May 23, 2010 at 5:40pm by Sarah

Physics
An early method of measuring the speed of light makes use of a rotating slotted wheel. A beam of light passes through one of the slots at the outside edge of the wheel, travels to a distant mirror, and returns to the wheel just in time to pass through the next slot in the ...
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at 2:25pm by Anonymous

Trigonometry
My answer: Y= -82.5 cos (4pi/3)x+91.5 (Period: 1.5=2pi/b --> b= 4pi/3 ) The diameter of the wheel is 165 feet, it rotates at 1.5 revolutions per minute, and the bottom of the wheel is 9 feet above the ground. Find an equation that gives a passenger's height above the ground...
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 10:52pm by Anonymous

maths
a car travels 1 km in which each wheel makes 450 revolutions. Find the radius of its wheel
Monday, January 23, 2012 at 4:16am by avanthika

Physics
Here's the question again that I am trying to get help with because I can't figure it out and I got one answer, but I really couldn't understand it. Help please! A ferris wheel makes one rotation in 15 minutes. Find your car's location and the angle of rotation after: 3 mins...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 8:16pm by Ann

math
a bicycle wheel has a radius of 3 feet. what is the closest estimate of the distance of 4 full rotations of the wheel
Monday, June 3, 2013 at 10:29pm by brandon

Math
James uses a measuring wheel to find the length of a cross-country race course he holds the handle and rolls the wheel along the course.The wheel has a radius of 1 foot and it turns 2,000 times from the beginning to the end of the race course, how long is the course?Explain ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 11:16pm by Jaiden

physics
how many revolutions per minute would a 15 m ferris wheel need to make for passengers to feel weightless at the top?
Sunday, January 2, 2011 at 11:41pm by elle

trig
A Ferris wheel has a radius of 15 meters and takes 20 seconds to complete one full revolution. The seat you are riding in, takes 7 seconds to reach the top which is 35 meters above the ground. Write a sine or cosine equation for the height of your seat above the ground as a ...
Monday, July 26, 2010 at 11:32pm by dave

Physics
A person is riding on a Ferris wheel. When the wheel makes one complete turn, is the net work done by the gravitational force positive, negative, or zero? Justify your answer. What to you think? After one complete turn the elevation remains unchanged. Elevation determines ...
Tuesday, March 20, 2007 at 5:30pm by Mary

physics help
A circular-motion addict of mass 70 kg rides a Ferris wheel around in a vertical circle of radius 10 m at a constant speed of 6.5 m/s. (a) What is the period of the motion? s (b) What is the magnitude of the normal force on the addict from the seat when both go through the ...
Sunday, December 14, 2008 at 7:07pm by john

physics
A circular-motion addict of mass 70 kg rides a Ferris wheel around in a vertical circle of radius 10 m at a constant speed of 6.5 m/s. (a) What is the period of the motion? s (b) What is the magnitude of the normal force on the addict from the seat when both go through the ...
Sunday, December 14, 2008 at 8:30pm by help

physics
A torque of 0.97 N-m is applied to a bicycle wheel of radius 0.35 m and mass 0.75 kg. Treating the wheel as a hoop, find its angular acceleration.
Friday, November 25, 2011 at 10:55am by pakilina

physics
A wheel has a radius of 4.56 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an angle of 26.2°?
Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 2:00pm by Jackie

phsyics
A wheel has a radius of 6.6 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an angle of 52.0°?
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 2:05pm by Anonymous

physics
A wheel has a radius of 6.6 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an angle of 52.0°?
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 6:51pm by Anonymous

Pre Calculus
If you are riding on a Ferris wheel that is 60 feet tall and it takes 5 minutes to make a one revolution, what is your linear velocity?
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 8:52pm by Deontre

Math (Trig)
In 1893, the city of Chicago put on a World's Fair to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Columbus' trip to the Americas. The most spectacular at this fair was a huge Ferris Week built by an engineer named George Ferris. This remarkable structure had a diameter of 250 ft, was ...
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 3:57pm by Ashley

physics
A bicycle wheel is mounted on a fixed, frictionless axle. A massless string is wound around the wheel's rim, and a constant horizontal force, F, starts pulling the string from the top of the wheel starting at time t = 0 when the wheel is not rotating. Suppose that at some ...
Friday, January 22, 2010 at 3:03pm by Gabe

math 11 - Ms. Sue i need your kind help
i dontget how the textbook got the answer, h = -30cos[(1.43)x]° + 40 the question is: a paintball is shot at a wheel of radius 40 cm. the paintball leaves a cricuarmark 10 cm from the outer edge of the wheel. As the wheel rolls, the mark moves in a circular motion.assuming ...
Monday, December 13, 2010 at 11:06pm by pranav

physics
A 57.0 kg child takes a ride on a Ferris wheel that rotates four times each minute and has a diameter of 23.0 m. (a) What is the centripetal acceleration of the child? (b) What force (magnitude and direction) does the seat exert on the child at the lowest point of the ride? (c...
Sunday, June 19, 2011 at 9:31pm by Sarah

physics
A wheel has a radius of 6.6 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an angle of 52.0 rad?
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 2:21pm by Anonymous

physics
In the figure below, a constant horizontal force Fapp of magnitude 17 N is applied to a wheel of mass 8 kg and radius 0.70 m. The wheel rolls smoothly on the horizontal surface, and the acceleration of its center of mass has magnitude 0.75 m/s2. (a) In unit-vector notation, ...
Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at 9:33am by Joey

Trigonometry
A water wheel has a radius of 15 ft. A river passing through the water wheel turns the wheel at 11 revolutions per minute(rpm). What is the speed of the river in miles per hour?
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 2:17am by Laura

Trigonometry
A water wheel has a radius of 15 ft. A river passing through the water wheel turns the wheel at 11 revolutions per minute(rpm). What is the speed of the river in miles per hour?
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 2:50am by Laura

Physics
A piece of putty is initially located at point A on the rim of a grinding wheel rotating about a horizontal axis. The putty is dislodged from point A when the diameter through A is horizontal. The putty then rises vertically and returns to A the instant the wheel completes one...
Tuesday, February 17, 2009 at 2:04pm by Jessi

physics
The motor of a fan turns a small wheel of radius rm = 1.60 cm.This wheel turns a belt, which is attached to a wheel of radius rf = 2.90 cmthat is mounted to the axle of the fan blades. Measured from the center of this axle, the tip of the fan blades are at a distance rb = 11.0...
Friday, October 21, 2011 at 12:08am by mymi

science
Which statement below does not apply to the moon? A. Does not have moving plates or volcanoes. B. Rotates just once on its own axis in about 28 days C. Rotates once on its axis in about 24 hr. D. Atmosphere is too thin to destroy asteroids I think it is C but im not sure http...
Wednesday, April 18, 2007 at 5:10pm by Missy

Physics
A circular-motion addict of mass 85 kg rides a Ferris wheel around in a vertical circle of radius 10 m at a constant speed of 6.1 m/s. (a) What is the period of the motion? __________s (b) What is the magnitude of the normal force on the addict from the seat when both go ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 12:43pm by Kajal

Physics
I am having trouble with the last portion of this question. If someone can help me, I would sincerely appreciate it. A bicycle wheel has a radius R = 32.0 cm and a mass M = 1.82 kg which you may assume to be concentrated on the outside radius. A resistive force f = 147 N (due ...
Thursday, July 7, 2011 at 3:16pm by Matt

physics
How many revolutions per minute would a 15 -diameter Ferris wheel need to make for the passengers to feel "weightless" at the topmost point?
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 8:44am by Anonymous

Physics
A bicycle wheel of radius 0.30 m is spinning at a rate of 60 revolutions per minute. What is the centripetal acceleration of a point that is 0.11 m from the outer edge of the wheel?
Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:43pm by Erin

Math
Paul's car can have wheel's ranging from 18-24 inches radius. He has the option of getting a wheel with the diameter of 2 and half feet, 3 and half feet, or 4 and half feet. What size wheel should he purchase? Explain?
Monday, April 9, 2012 at 8:43pm by Ronasia Mcbride

Physics URGENT!!!
A wheel has a radius of 3.5 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an angle of 71.0°? B) A wheel has a radius of 3.5 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an ...
Friday, October 26, 2012 at 4:34pm by Anonymous

Circle Geometry
A wheel has radius 30 cm.It rolls along the ground toward a tack that is 58cm from the point where the wheel currently touches the ground. What is the distance between the tack and the closest point on the circumference of the wheel! I don't understand thus it all! Please help...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 12:48pm by Cherie

Trigonometry - LONESTAR
The figure below is a model of a Ferris wheel. The diameter of the wheel is 191 feet, and one complete revolution takes 15 minutes. The bottom of the wheel is 11 feet above the ground. Complete the table below. (Round your answers to two decimal places.) t H 0 min 11 ft 1.875 ...
Monday, March 3, 2014 at 2:11am by Angels

Physics
A 4.0 kg wheel of 20 cm radius of gyration is rotating at 360 rpm. The retarding frictional torque is .12 N.m. Compute the time it will take the wheel to coast to a rest.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:48pm by Trevor

Physics
A 4.0 kg wheel of 20 cm radius of gyration is rotating at 360 rpm. The retarding frictional torque is .12 N.m. Compute the time it will take the wheel to coast to a rest.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:50pm by Trevor

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