Thursday

November 26, 2015
Number of results: 16,354

**physics**

A block of mass 39 kg lies on an inclined plane, as shown. The horizontal and vertical supports for the plane have lengths of 36 m and 15 m, respectively, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the plane and the block is 0.3. The magnitude of the force ~F necessary to...
*October 6, 2010 by christine*

**Physics**

A high-voltage line of length 175 m is carrying a current of 105 A at a point on the earth where its magnetic field is 5 * 10^(-5) T and points North,34 degree from the vertical axis. A) what is the magnitude and direction of the force on the wire if the current is flowing ...
*March 6, 2008 by jenish*

**physics**

A high-voltage line of length 175 m is carrying a current of 105 A at a point on the earth where its magnetic field is 5 * 10^(-5) T and points North,34 degree from the vertical axis. A) what is the magnitude and direction of the force on the wire if the current is flowing ...
*March 8, 2008 by raks*

**physics**

A block weighing 71.5 N rests on a plane inclined at 24.1° to the horizontal. The coefficient of the static and kinetic frictions are 0.26 and 0.13 respectively. What is the minimum magnitude of the force F, parallel to the plane, that will prevent the block from slipping? B)...
*February 22, 2014 by James*

**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**

A jetliner is moving at a speed of 235 m/s. The vertical component of the plane's velocity is 34.3 m/s. Determine the magnitude of the horizontal component of the plane's velocity. _____________m/s
*September 12, 2011 by Dwight*

**Physics**

A jetliner is moving at a speed of 270 m/s. The vertical component of the plane's velocity is 39.8 m/s. Determine the magnitude of the horizontal component of the plane's velocity. Can someone please solve this?
*October 20, 2010 by Jess*

**Physics**

A jetliner is moving at a speed of 220 m/s. The vertical component of the plane's velocity is 36.0 m/s. Determine the magnitude of the horizontal component of the plane's velocity.
*April 1, 2008 by Will*

**Physics**

A jetliner is moving at a speed of 220 m/s. The vertical component of the plane's velocity is 36.0 m/s. Determine the magnitude of the horizontal component of the plane's velocity.
*April 2, 2008 by Hawkins*

**PHYSICS**

A jetliner is moving at a speed of 305 m/s. The vertical component of the plane's velocity is 47.5 m/s. Determine the magnitude of the horizontal component of the plane's velocity.
*September 15, 2010 by veronica*

**Physics**

A jetliner is moving at a speed of 270 m/s. The vertical component of the plane's velocity is 39.8 m/s. Determine the magnitude of the horizontal component of the plane's velocity.
*October 19, 2010 by Katsu*

**UCSD**

A jetliner is moving at a speed of 230 m/s. The vertical component of the plane's velocity is 36.4 m/s. Determine the magnitude of the horizontal component of the plane's velocity.
*September 24, 2011 by Jenna*

**Physics 1**

A jetliner is moving at a speed of 305 m/s. The vertical component of the plane's velocity is 38.9 m/s. Determine the magnitude of the horizontal component of the plane's velocity.
*September 18, 2012 by Anonymous*

**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 0.25, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.18. (a) What is the minimum magnitude of the force F, parallel to the...
*October 28, 2009 by Karen*

**Physics**

A loaded penguin sled weighing 81 N rests on a plane inclined at angle θ = 21° to the horizontal (Fig. 6-23). Between the sled and the plane, the coefficient of static friction is 0.24, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.13. (a) What is the minimum magnitude of ...
*October 10, 2010 by Alaina*

**Physics**

A loaded penguin sled weighing 73 N rests on a plane inclined at angle θ = 21° to the horizontal (Fig. 6-23). Between the sled and the plane, the coefficient of static friction is 0.24, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.19. (a) What is the minimum magnitude of ...
*October 1, 2011 by Granger*

**physics**

A loaded penguin sled weighing 75 N rests on a plane inclined at angle θ = 24° to the horizontal (Fig. 6-28). Between the sled and the plane, the coefficient of static friction is 0.25, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.13. (a) What is the minimum magnitude of ...
*October 23, 2011 by Taylor*

**Physics**

A loaded penguin sled weighing 66 N rests on a plane inclined at angle θ = 24° to the horizontal (Fig. 6-23). Between the sled and the plane, the coefficient of static friction is 0.22, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.13. (a) What is the minimum magnitude of ...
*October 23, 2011 by Ted*

**Physics**

What is the magnitude of the vertical component of velocity of the plane? Answer in units Km/h
*October 12, 2015 by Luma*

**Physics **

A plane is ﬂying horizontally with speed 152 m/s at a height 2110 m above the ground, when a package is dropped from the plane. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Neglecting air resistance,A second package is thrown downward from the plane with a vertical speed ...
*December 9, 2012 by Emily*

**Calculus**

a bomb is dropped from an airplane at an altitude of 14,400 feet. how long will it take to reach the ground? (because of the motion of the plane, the fall will not be vertical, but the time will be the same as that for a vertical fall.) the plane is moving at 600 miles per ...
*November 1, 2009 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

a bomb is drooped from an airplane at an altitude of 14,400 feet. how long will it take to reach the ground? (Because of the motionof the plane, the fall will not be vertical, but the time will be the same as that for a vertical fall.) the plane is moving at 600 miles per hour...
*December 5, 2009 by marlyn*

**physical**

An electric field with a magnitude of 3.50 kN/C is applied along the x axis. Calculate the electric flux through a rectangular plane 0.350 m wide and 0.7 m long assuming that (a) the plane is parallel to the yz plane; (b) the plane is parallel to the xy plane; (c) the plane ...
*March 20, 2013 by abc*

**physics**

a gymnast tumbles forward 4.0m does cartwheels to the left for 6.0 m and climb a vertical rope to a height of 3.0m. What is the magnitude of the plane's displacement from the airport?
*November 17, 2011 by Zady*

**Physics**

A plane is flying horizontally with speed 251 m/s at a height 2180 m above the ground, a package is thrown downward from the plane with a vertical speed v1 = 80 m/s. What is the magnitude of the total velocity of the package at the moment it is thrown as seen by an observer on...
*November 7, 2014 by Kyle*

**Physics**

A wooden block of mass m = 2.3 kg starts from rest on an inclined plane sloped at an angle 26 degrees from the horizontal. The block is originally located 1.9 m from the bottom of the plane. Assume the inclined plane is friction less. 1)What is the magnitude of the component ...
*February 25, 2014 by Sydney*

**physics**

For circular motion in the vertical plane, what is the centripital acceleration at the bottom of the circle? What is the magnitude of the centripetal acceleration at the top of the trajectory ? express your ans. in terms of g, M and T, where is T is tension and M is mass of ...
*October 1, 2013 by ss01*

**Physics**

The compass in a plane indicates that the plane is heading due east, with an airspeed of 250 km/h (Vpa). A steady wind is blowing with a magnitude of 75km/h, which increases the velocity of the plane, relative to the ground. If the plane is going along a direction East 12 ...
*October 15, 2010 by Jon*

**Physics**

This is my homework problem: "The pilot of a plane is flying at 450 mi/hr W 20.0 degrees S relative to the earth. She sees another plane flying at 350 mi/hr N 40.0 degrees W relative to her plane. What was the magnitude and direction of the plane she saw relative to the earth...
*October 7, 2010 by Tii*

**physics**

an airplane is diving at a speed of 300 km/h and the angle betweent he plane's dive path and the vertical is 50 degrees. The plane launches a rocket which lands at 750m horizontally from beneath the launch point. a) find the flight time of the rocket and b) how high was the ...
*November 2, 2006 by nix*

**Physics**

Beth, a construction worker, attempts to pull a stake out of the ground by pulling on a rope that is attached to the stake. The rope makes an angle of 49 with the horizontal. If Beth exerts a force of 148 N on the rope, what is the magnitude of the upward compo- nent of the ...
*January 10, 2011 by dmj697*

**Physics**

An air traffic controller observes two airplanes approaching the airport. The displacement from the control tower to plane 1 is given by the vector A , which has a magnitude of 220 km and points in a direction 32 degrees north of west. The displacement from the control tower ...
*June 28, 2012 by Hiral*

**physics**

A smooth body slides down a plane inclined at an angle of 60degree to the horizontal calculate, A. The components of the acceleration of the body. B. Along the inclined plane. C. Perpendicular to the plane. D. The velocity of the body at the base of the plane after 10s. E. The...
*April 29, 2015 by Marino*

**Calc.**

a bomb is dropped drom an airplane at an altitude of 14,400 feet how long would it take to reach the ground? (because the motion of the plane, the fall will not be vertical, but hte time will be the same as that for a vertical fall.) the plane is moving at 600miles per hour. ...
*December 9, 2009 by Nancy*

**physics**

consider the magnitude of the normal force that the pilot's seat exerts on him at the bottom of a dive. The plane is traveling at 273 m/s on a vertical circle of radius 706 m. Determine the ratio of the normal force to the magnitude of the pilot's weight. For comparison, note ...
*February 23, 2011 by heather*

**college physics**

A fisherman poles a boat as he searches for his next catch. He pushes parallel to the length of the light pole, exerting a force of 245 on the bottom of a shallow lake. The pole lies in the vertical plane containing the boat's keel. At one moment, the pole makes an angle of 34...
*March 2, 2015 by molly*

**Physics**

As your plane speeds down the runway during takeoff, you decide to determine the acceleration of the plane. you take your yo-yo and note that when you suspend it, the string makes an angle of 22 degrees with the vertical. What is the acceleration of the plane?
*September 26, 2010 by Anonymous*

**calc 3**

The magnitude of a velocity vector is called speed. Suppose that a wind is blowing from the direction N45°W at a speed of 40 km/h. (This means that the direction from which the wind blows is 45° west of the northerly direction.) A pilot is steering a plane in the direction N60...
*August 31, 2012 by Becky*

**Physics**

A Block weighing 72.2 N rests on a plane inclined at 20.0 deg. to the horizontal. The coefficients of static and kinetic friction are 0.22 and 0.12 resp. What is the minimum magnitude of F that will start the block moving up the plane? (I also got 9,74 N for this.. but wrong ...
*September 29, 2007 by Lily*

**physics**

You push a 320 N trunk up a 20.0° inclined plane at a constant velocity by exerting a 213 N force parallel to the plane's surface. (a) What is the component of the trunk's weight parallel to the plane? (b) What is the sum of all forces parallel to the plane's surface? (c) What...
*December 7, 2009 by Lisa*

**Geometry**

A plane is is flying 225 mph heading S25°W. The wind is blowing S80°E at 60 mph. 11. What is the bearing of the plane? 12. What is the smallest angle of the triangle? 13. What is the largest angle of the triangle? 14. What is the remaining angle of the triangle? 15. What is ...
*June 5, 2012 by Amber *

**Physics**

Watching a jet plane fly high over my head, I noticed that the sound seemed to be coming from directly above me when the plane was at an angle of 30 degrees from vertical. How fast was the plane flying? Assume the speed of sound was 330 m/s.
*October 4, 2009 by Becca*

**Vectors/Magnitude**

The vector v has a magnitude of 89.7 feet and a direction of 12(degree sign)48'. find the magnitude of its vertical component a: 887.47 ft b: 19.87 ft c: 19.38 ft d: 87.58 ft
*April 22, 2012 by Some1 Help Me Plz*

**Physics**

A plane is flying horizontally with speed 193 m/s at a height 2010 m above the ground, when a package is dropped from the plane.The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. 1.What is the horizontal distance from the release point to the impact point? Answer in units of m. 2.A ...
*September 9, 2015 by Anonymous *

**Science**

A vertical load of 100N is supported by two chains, A and B, in the same vertical plane. The force in A is 50N and acts in a line at 30 degrees to the horizontal plane (i.e. at 120 degrees to the 100N load). Determine the force in chain B and the angle between A and B.
*October 30, 2015 by King*

**physics**

A jet plane is flying with a constant speed along a straight line, at an angle of 30.0° above the horizontal, as shown in part (a) of the drawing. The plane has a weight of magnitude 87500 N, and its engines provide a forward thrust . In addition, the lift force (directed ...
*July 25, 2013 by ODU*

**Physics**

PLEASE HELP! this is do tomorrow :( I have no clue how to do any of it. A plane is flying horizontally with speed 193 m/s at a height 2010 m above the ground, when a package is dropped from the plane.The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. 1.What is the horizontal distance ...
*September 9, 2015 by Lucy*

**physics**

A plane flies 475 km east from city A to city B in 50.0 min and then 986 km south from city B to city C in 1.00 h. For the total trip, what are the (a) magnitude (in km) and (b) direction of the plane's displacement, the (c) magnitude (in km/h) and (d) direction of its ...
*October 7, 2012 by tatiana*

**Physics**

A plane flies 407 km east from city A to city B in 44.0 min and then 871 km south from city B to city C in 1.90 h. For the total trip, what are the (a) magnitude (in km) and (b) direction of the plane's displacement, the (c) magnitude (in km/h) and (d) direction of its average...
*February 9, 2014 by Robin*

**Physics**

A plane flies 407 km east from city A to city B in 44.0 min and then 871 km south from city B to city C in 1.90 h. For the total trip, what are the (a) magnitude (in km) and (b) direction of the plane's displacement, the (c) magnitude (in km/h) and (d) direction of its average...
*February 10, 2014 by Tyler*

**Physics**

A block with a mass of 5.0 kg is held in equilibrium on an incline of an angle with a measure of 30.0 degrees by the horizontal force F. Find the magnitude of F. Find the normal force exerted by the inbline on the block. (disregard friction) Well, I don't even know how to ...
*November 14, 2006 by Becca*

**physics**

An airplane moves 243 m/s as it travels around a vertical circular loop which has a radius of 1.2 km. What is the magnitude of the normal force on the 100 kg pilot of this plane at the bottom of this loop? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Answer in units of k
*December 12, 2011 by Ryan*

**Calculus**

A plane flying with a constant speed of 14 km/min passes over a ground radar station at an altitude of 7 km and climbs at an angle of 45 degrees. At what rate, in km/min is the distance from the plane to the radar station increasing 2 minutes later? I know you use law of ...
*October 14, 2006 by Michael*

**Math**

1. A triangular prism has vertices at A(2, 0, 0), B(2, 1, 3), C(2, 2, 0), D(0, 0, 0), E(0, 1, 3), and F(0, 2, 0). Which image point has the coordinates (1, 4, 3) after a translation using the vector 1, 2, 3? 2. What point represents a reflection of B over the xy-plane? B'(?) 3...
*February 20, 2013 by Becca*

**Calculus**

1. A triangular prism has vertices at A(2, 0, 0), B(2, 1, 3), C(2, 2, 0), D(0, 0, 0), E(0, 1, 3), and F(0, 2, 0). Which image point has the coordinates (1, 4, 3) after a translation using the vector 1, 2, 3? 2. What point represents a reflection of B over the xy-plane? B'(?) 3...
*February 20, 2013 by Becca*

**Math**

1. A triangular prism has vertices at A(2, 0, 0), B(2, 1, 3), C(2, 2, 0), D(0, 0, 0), E(0, 1, 3), and F(0, 2, 0). Which image point has the coordinates (1, 4, 3) after a translation using the vector 1, 2, 3? 2. What point represents a reflection of B over the xy-plane? B'(?) 3...
*February 20, 2013 by Becca*

**physics**

the magnitude of a pilot is w. the plane is travelling at 230m/s on a vertical circle of radius 690m. determine the ratio Fn/w. for comparison,note that black out can occur for values fn/w as small as 2 if the pilot is not wearing an anti-G suit
*October 22, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-calculus**

1. A triangular prism has vertices at A(2, 0, 0), B(2, 1, 3), C(2, 2, 0), D(0, 0, 0), E(0, 1, 3), and F(0, 2, 0). Which image point has the coordinates (1, 4, 3) after a translation using the vector 1, 2, 3? 2. What point represents a reflection of B over the xy-plane? B'(?) 3...
*February 20, 2013 by Becca*

**physics**

A plane flies at 20.0m/s ascending at 30 degrees above the horizontal. The plane drops a care package at a height that allows the package to land 750m away (horizontally). 1.) At what location above the ground was the package released? 2.) Find the velocity (magnitude and ...
*May 20, 2015 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A plane, diving with constant speed at an angle of 51.5° with the vertical, releases a projectile at an altitude of 654 m. The projectile hits the ground 6.40 s after release. (a) What is the speed of the plane? (b) How far does the projectile travel horizontally during its ...
*September 2, 2012 by gg*

**Physics**

A block of mass m lies on a rough plane which is inclined at an angle è to the horizontal. The coefficient of static friction between the block and the plane is ì. A force of magnitude P is now applied to the block in a horizontal direction, towards the plane. Show that the ...
*May 13, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

The engine of a 1-kg toy plane exerts a 15-N forward force. If the air exerts an 8-N resistive force on the plane, what is the magnitude of the acceleration of the plane?
*January 7, 2012 by Sharon*

**physics**

The plane is traveling at 288 m/s on a vertical circle of radius 622 m. Determine the ratio of the normal force to the magnitude of the pilot's weight. For comparison, note that black-out can occur for ratios as small as 2 if the pilot is not wearing an anti-G suit.
*March 4, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A uniform thin rod of length 0.55 m and mass 5.5 kg can rotate in a horizontal plane about a vertical axis through its center. The rod is a rest when a 3.0-g bullet traveling in the horizontal plane of the rod is fired into one end of the rod. As viewed from above, the ...
*April 9, 2014 by Tsion*

**Physics**

A plane is flying 250 m/s west with a crosswind of 25 m/s north affecting the flight. What is the magnitude and direction of the plane?
*February 23, 2015 by Madi*

**physics**

A large plane having uniform charge density has an electric field just outside the plane that points directly toward the plane with magnitude 1.25×104N/C . What is the surface charge density? Express your answer with the appropriate units.
*February 4, 2014 by jrfannin*

**Physics**

A jet plane lands with a speed of 110 m/s and can accelerate with a maximum magnitude of 7.00 m/s2 as it comes to rest. (a) From the instant the plane touches the runway, what is the minimum time interval needed before it can come to rest? (b) Can this plane land on a small ...
*September 10, 2011 by KM*

**physics**

(a) One blade of a pair of scissors rotates clockwise in the xy plane. What is the direction of for the blade? into the xy plane out of the xy plane clockwise counterclockwise (b) What is the direction of if the magnitude of the angular velocity is increasing in time? into the...
*October 2, 2012 by zina*

**AP Physics**

A uniform thin rod of length 0.3m and mass 3.5kg can rotate in a horizontal plane about a vertical axis through its center. The rod is at rest when a 3g bullet traveling in the horizontal plane of the rod is fired into one end of the rod. As viewed from above, the direction of...
*February 8, 2008 by Darlene*

**Physics **

A 0.050 kg cart has a spherical dome that is charged to +1.0 x 10–5 C. The cart is at the top of a 2.0-m long inclined plane that makes a 30° angle with the horizontal. The cart and the plane are placed in an upward pointing vertical uniform 4000N/C E-field. How long will it ...
*September 30, 2015 by Kyle*

**Physics**

Block 1 (2.5kg) is on the surface of a frictionless inclined plane that makes an angle of 20 degrees with the horizontal. Assume g = 10 m/s2 magnitude of the acceleration of block 1 down the incline plane is 3.4 m/s2 How far does block 1 travel down the plane in 1.5 s after it...
*June 21, 2012 by Janelle*

**physics**

A plane designed for vertical takeoff has a mass of 9.0 103 kg. Find the net work done by all forces on the plane as it accelerates upward at 11.3 m/s2 through a distance of 34.8 m after starting from rest.
*January 26, 2013 by Jayde Larson*

**Math**

Two particles X and Y joined by a rigit rod of negligible mass, move along a smooth horizontal plane. Particle X has mass 7.7kg and is pushed by an external force Fx of magnitude 73.01N. Particle Y has mass 5.68kg and is pulled along the plane by an external force Fy of ...
*September 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Mechanics M1**

A child is splaying with a toy aero plane. the aero plane is flying with velocity (6i + 2j)m/s. A breeze begin to blow with velocity 0.5j m/s affecting the motion of the aero plane. a) find the magnitude of the resultant velocity of the plane b) find the angle this resultant ...
*March 6, 2012 by Jat*

**Physics**

A plane designed for vertical takeoff has a mass of 6.4 ✕ 103 kg. Find the net work done by all forces on the plane as it accelerates upward at 8.4 m/s2 through a distance of 30.0 m after starting from rest.
*November 20, 2014 by Ben*

**physics**

A plane designed for vertical takeoff has a mass of 8.2 ✕ 103 kg. Find the net work done by all forces on the plane as it accelerates upward at 10.5 m/s2 through a distance of 25.4 m after starting from rest. J
*December 11, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics EM**

Ive tried multiple answers but cant get it right. Which of the following changes would induce an electromotive force (emf) in the loop? When you consider each option, assume that no other changes occur. a. The magnitude of B_vec increases. b. The magnitude of B_vec decreases. ...
*April 6, 2008 by Spencer*

**Physics**

A jet catapult on an aircraft carrier accelerates a 200kg plane uniformly from rest to a launch speed of 320km/h in 2.0s. What is the magnitude of the net force on the plane?
*October 27, 2009 by Glenn*

**physics**

A 75 kg pilot flies a plane in a vertical loop. At the top of the loop, when the plane is completely upside-down for an instant, the pilot hangs freely in the seat and does not push against the seat belt or seat. The airspeed indicator reads 120 m/s. What is the radius of the ...
*November 20, 2014 by leah*

**math**

a vector has a magnitude of 18.3 cm and a direction of 38 degrees. find the magnitude of its vertical and horizontal components to the nearest tenth.
*April 19, 2011 by Brad*

**trig**

A plane is flying 12,000 feet horizontally from a tall, vertical cliff. The angle of elevation from the plane to the top of the cliff is 45degrees, while the angle of depression from the plane to a point on the cliff at elevation 8000 feet is 14degrees. Find the height of the ...
*October 15, 2012 by Mae*

**Biology**

In conventional human radiological imaging (e.g., MRI, PET, CT) of the head, the axial plane is synonymous with the horizontal plane. Which of the following statements about this plane is most accurate? The axial plane is an axis of symmetry in the forebrain. The long axis of ...
*April 10, 2013 by Anonym*

**physics**

a small bead can slide without friction on a circular hoop that is in a vertical plane and has a radius of 0.100 m. The hoop rotates at a constant rate of 3.00 rev/s about a vertical diameter. Find the angle beta at which the bead is in vertical equilibrium. what would happen ...
*October 24, 2011 by bob*

**Physics**

A plane flies due north at 225 km/h. A wind carries it due east at 55 km/h. What are the magnitude and direction of the plane's resultant velocity?
*November 2, 2008 by Kiley*

**physics**

a plane flies due north at 225km/h. a wind blows it due east at 55km/h. what is the magnitude and direction of the plane's resultant velocity?
*October 19, 2013 by Ashley*

**physics**

a plane flies due north at 225km/h. a wind blows it due east at 55km/h. what is the magnitude and direction of the plane's resultant velocity?
*October 19, 2013 by Ashley*

**Physics**

Due to a strong wind from the west of 65 km/h, a plane ends up traveling 330 km/h [W 15 S] relative to the ground. What was the magnitude of the velocity of the plane relative to the air in km/h?
*July 8, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Two planes are about to drop an empty fuel tank. At the moment of release each plane has the same speed of 135 m/s, and each tank is at the same height of around 2.00km above the ground. Although the speeds are the same, the velocities are different at the instant of release, ...
*June 6, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A 1245-N uniform beam is attached to a vertical wall at one end and is supported by a cable at the other end. A W = 1980-N crate hangs from the far end of the beam. (a) Using the data shown in the drawing, find the magnitude of the tension in the wire. N (b) Using the data ...
*March 2, 2012 by collie *

**Physics**

A light plane attains an airspeed of 491 km/h. The pilot sets out for a destination 785 km due north but discovers that the plane must be headed 20.5° east of due north to fly there directly. The plane arrives in 2.25 h. What was the magnitude of the wind velocity? What was ...
*January 26, 2013 by Nicole*

**physics**

A 1240 N uniform beam is attached to a vertical wall at one end and is supported by a cable at the other end. A W = 1970 N crate hangs from the far end of the beam. (a) Calculate the magnitude of the tension in the wire. (b) Calculate the magnitude of the horizontal and ...
*November 19, 2010 by peter*

**physics**

A 1240 N uniform beam is attached to a vertical wall at one end and is supported by a cable at the other end. A W = 1970 N crate hangs from the far end of the beam. (a) Calculate the magnitude of the tension in the wire. (b) Calculate the magnitude of the horizontal and ...
*November 19, 2010 by peter*

**physics**

A pilot heads her plane with a velocity of 275 km/hr north. If there is a strong wind of 130 km/hr blowing east, what is the magnitude of the velocity of the plane in reference to the ground.
*March 4, 2014 by jarrod*

**Physics**

A military jet fighter plane flying at 180m/s pulls out of a vertical dive by turning upward along a circular path of radius 860m. What is the acceleration of the plane? Express the acceleration as a multiple ofg.
*September 16, 2015 by Anonymous*

**MAA Global Science**

A lump of ice falls from a jet plane as it tries to land at an airport. If the ice hits the ground with a vertical speed of 85m/s, what was the height of the plane when the ice fell off.
*December 13, 2013 by Jacob*

**physics**

A block weighing 11.05 N rests on a 28 degree incline. (a) Find the normal force exerted by the plane on the block out of the plane (b) Find the frictional force exerted by the plane on the block up the slope. c) Find the magnitude of the total force exerted by the plane on ...
*October 31, 2012 by Anthony*

**Physics**

A plane is flying in the horizontal plane. At time t1= 0 s with the components of its velocity are vx= 100 m/s and vy= 120 m/s. At time t2= 20 s the components are vx= 80 m/s and vy = 142 m/s. a. What was the change in the direction of the velocity? b. What is the change in ...
*January 23, 2013 by Thank You*

**physics**

A firefighter with a weight of 722 N slides down a vertical pole with an acceleration of 3.11 m/s2, directed downward. (a) What are the magnitude and direction of the vertical force (use up as the positive direction) exerted by the pole on the firefighter? N (b) What are the ...
*December 11, 2008 by johnny*

**physics**

On take off, the combined action of the engines and wings of an airplane exerts a(n) 7767 N force on the plane,directed upward at an angle of 59.1 degrees above the horizontal. The plane rises with constant velocity in the vertical direction while continuing to accelerate in ...
*July 12, 2011 by alexa*

**physics**

A block weighing 71.5 N rests on a plane inclined at 24.1° to the horizontal. The coefficient of the static and kinetic frictions are 0.26 and 0.13 respectively. What is the minimum magnitude of the force F, parallel to the plane, that will prevent the block from slipping?
*February 20, 2014 by Selam*