Wednesday

October 26, 2016
Number of results: 87,102

**physics**

1) write the formula to find the magnitude of gravitational force between earth and an object on earth's surface 2) how does the value of gravitational force 'f'change between two objects? 3) what is direction of an object moving with an acceleration due to gravity?

*August 20, 2014 by Charika jakhar*

**physics**

A student sets up an Atwood machine with a frictionless rope, a 4.5-kg mass, and a 9.5-kg mass. What will be the acceleration of the masses? Use the gravitational acceleration found on Earth: g = 9.8 m/s2.

*September 27, 2013 by sofia*

**physics urgent helppp!!!**

A rocket of mass 4.50 105 kg is in flight. its thrust is directed at an angle of 49.0° above the horizontal and has a magnitude of 6.00 106 N. Find the magnitude and direction of the rockets acceleration. Give the direction as an angle above the horizonal.

*November 21, 2010 by hy*

**physics**

pls.. help me with this i really need it.. pls. A gas in a cylinder expands from a volume of 0.110 m3 to 0.320 m3. Heat flows into the gas just rapidly enough to keep the pressure constant at 1.65 x 105 Pa during the expansion. The total heat added is 1.15 x 105 J. (a) Find ...

*June 23, 2014 by acinad*

**physics**

Landing with a speed of 87.7 m/s, and traveling due south, a jet comes to rest in 939 m. Assuming the jet slows with constant acceleration, find the magnitude and direction of its acceleration. Magnitude of acceleration

*September 5, 2012 by martha*

**science**

A mass m=5.2 kg is attached to the end of a spring with a spring constant of k=15.6 N/m. The mass moves through a viscous damping medium with a damping constant b=1.8 kg/s giving a velocity dependent damping force Fdamp= -bv. The motion occurs in zero gravity so set the force ...

*July 23, 2014 by help*

**Anti-Derivatives**

A stone is dropped from the edge of a roof, and hits the ground with a velocity of −170 feet per second. Assume the acceleration due to gravity is -32 feet per second squared. How high (in feet) is the roof? I have found s which is 16^2 but I do not know what formula to ...

*April 24, 2016 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

a) Calculate the acceleration due to gravity on the planet Mars. I found this to be about 3.7 m/sec^2 b) What would your weight be on the planet Mars if you weighed 130 lbs? c) If you could jump vertically 5 ft on earth, how high would you be able to jump on mars? I'm just ...

*October 6, 2016 by Evette*

**Physics Classical Mechanics`**

A wheel in the shape of a uniform disk of radius R and mass mp is mounted on a frictionless horizontal axis. The wheel has moment of inertia about the center of mass Icm=(1/2)mpR2 . A massless cord is wrapped around the wheel and one end of the cord is attached to an object of...

*November 14, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

Please explain to work this: A rocket is launched from atop a 105-foot cliff with an initial velocity of 156ft/s. the height of the rocket above the ground at time t is given by h= -16t^2 + 156t + 105. When will the rocket hit the ground after it is launched? Round to the ...

*April 13, 2012 by Mary*

**Finance**

Problem # 1 WACC and optimal capital structure – Elliott Athletics is trying to determine its optimal capital structure, which now consists of only debt and common equity. The firm does not currently use preferred stock in its capital structure, and it does not plan to do so ...

*December 10, 2006 by Kim*

**math**

if you have 3 rows and three columns and you have to find the hidden numbers. each number is less than 100,the sum of the digits of each number in column 2 is 10,the sum of the numbers in column 1 is 30,row 1 contains odd multiples of 7,the sum of the digits of each number in ...

*May 19, 2010 by corrie*

**Chemistry**

Why should a mixture to be separated by column chromatography be introduced onto the column in a minimum amount of solvent?

*February 11, 2015 by Ryan*

**Physics**

Urgent. A density bottle weigh 0.25 when empty and 0. 75 when. Filled with water and 0.65N when filled with alcohol calculate the volume of water,the density of alcohol. Take density of water=1000kg/m3 acceleration due to gravity= 10m/s

*May 13, 2016 by Adam*

**Physics**

please check these: 1. which of the following statements applies to the motion of a ball rising and then falling in free fall? I.The ball has constant acceleration as it moves upward. II.The ball has constant acceleration at the top of its path. III.The ball has constant ...

*January 31, 2009 by y912f*

**Physics**

A pendulum on earth swings with angular frequency ω. On an unknown planet, it swings with angular frequency ω /2. The acceleration due to gravity on this planet is A) 4g B) 2g C) g/2 D) g/4 I think it is C but I am not sure...

*November 12, 2014 by Ming *

**Physics**

The front 1.20 m of a 1550 kg car is designed as a "crumple zone" that collapses to absorb the shock of a collision. (a) If a car traveling 26.0 m/s stops uniformly in 1.20 m, how long does the collision last? cannot_evaluate s (b) What is the magnitude of the average force on...

*December 9, 2010 by Brittany*

**Chem6**

A solution contains naphthalene dissolved in hexane at a concentration of 10.40% naphthalene by mass. Calculate the vapor pressure of hexane above the solution, given that the vapor pressure of pure hexane at this temperature is 151 torr.

*May 2, 2011 by Ryan*

**physics**

A mass of 20 kg on a plane inclined at 40 degrees. A string attached to that mass goes up the plane, passed over a pullley and is attached to mass of 30 kg that hangs verticalyy. a) find the acceleration and it's dirction b) the tension in the string. Assume no friction. I ...

*November 20, 2006 by Benji*

**gc chemistry - retention time**

adjusted retention time is the time a species spends in the stationary phase. its the total time it takes the species to elute minus the time it takes for an unretained species to elute. corrected retention data accounts for the change in pressure from the head of the column ...

*October 11, 2013 by Instrumental*

**Physics**

Compressed air is used to fire a 41.0 g ball vertically upward from a 1.0-m-tall tube. The air exerts an upward force of 3.7 N on the ball as long as it is in the tube. How high (in m) does the ball go above the top of the tube, assuming that the acceleration due to gravity is...

*October 10, 2011 by Dan*

**Physics**

The system starts at rest. A mass of 20kg (m1) is connected to a pulley of uniform mass m=5kg and radius 10cm and a mass of 30kg (m2) hangs on the other side of the pulley hanging 2m above the ledge Find the tension of the strings I tried to find the acceleration by finding ...

*September 21, 2016 by Maddi*

**Physics(URGENT!!!!)**

A ruler stands vertically against a wall. It is given a tiny impulse at Î¸=0âˆ˜ such that it starts falling down under the influence of gravity. You can consider that the initial angular velocity is very small so that Ï‰(Î¸=0âˆ˜)=0. The ruler has mass m= 100 g and length l= 35...

*December 9, 2013 by keitanako*

**PHYSICS LEC**

please help...i need this immediately.. rolling friction. two bicycles are set rolling with the same initial speed of 3.50m/s on a long, straight road, and the distance each travels before its speed is reduced by half is measured. One tire is inflated to a pressure of 40psi ...

*August 16, 2010 by josh*

**Physics**

An arrow is shot straight up from the edge of a cliff with an initial velocity of 50 ft/s. Answer the following questions using English units. The acceleration due to gravity has a magnitude of 32.2 ft/s. A. Find the time to reach the highest point. B. Find the displacement at...

*August 21, 2016 by Maggie*

**Physics**

Calculate the pressure exerted by 75 cms of vertical length of a water column in SI units. Options: A. 7390Pa. B. 7560Pa. C. 7250Pa. D. 7350Pa.

*November 5, 2015 by G. Samuel Frank*

**Physics Magnetic Field**

In an experiment on the shuttle, an electron with a speed of 6.3 x 105 m/s [N] and a mass of 9.11 x 10-31 kg is shot through an external magnetic field. Determine the strength and orientation of the magnetic field required so that the electron's direction of travel remains ...

*March 16, 2016 by Matt Damon*

**Physics**

How would I approach this problem? What formula would I use to answer each part? Thank you in advance for any guidance... As part of the launch of the space shuttle, solid-rocket boosters (SRBs) first take it to an altitude of 45.0 km while they accelerate it to a speed of ...

*September 19, 2010 by .*

**physics**

A weight (with a mass of 71 kg) is suspended from a point near the right-hand end of a uni- form boom with a mass of 51 kg . To support the uniform boom a cable runs from this same point to a wall Vertical Height (m) is 7 Horizontal Distance (m) 6 and by a pivot on the same ...

*November 8, 2011 by Marti*

**Physics (Online w/ no teacher)**

The mass of a certain neutron star is 3.0 X 10 to the 30th (1.5 solar masses) and its radius is 8,000 m (8 km). What is the acceleration of gravity at the surface of this condensed, burned-out star? My answer was 31,265,625 X 10 to the 12th km/s squared.

*October 27, 2008 by Katie*

**physics**

Here's a neat trick. If your average ceramic bowl has a mass of 200 g, what is the difference in Newtons between the weight of the bowls on the top of her head before and after she does the trick? Details and assumptions The acceleration of gravity is −9.8 m/s2.

*April 29, 2013 by ianian*

**physics**

An amusement park ride consists of a rotating circular platform 8.09 m in diameter from which 10 kg seats are suspended at the end of 2.19 m mass less chains. When the system rotates, the chains make an angle of 14.8 ◦ with the vertical. The acceleration of gravity is 9....

*December 9, 2014 by Anonymous*

**chemistry**

to what temperature must a given mass of nitrogen at zero degree be heated so that both it volume and pressure will be doubled

*April 22, 2016 by YUZARSIF*

**Physics**

The tension in a string from which a 5.4kg object is suspended in an elevator is equal to 53.02N. What is magnitude of the acceleration a of the elevator? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2

*February 15, 2012 by Ethan*

**Physics**

The tension in a string from which a 6 kg object is suspended in an elevator is equal to 61 N. What is magnitude of the acceleration a of the elevator? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. Answer in units of m/s^2

*September 24, 2012 by sam*

**phyisics**

A computer to be used in a satellite must be able to withstand accelerations of up to 23 times the acceleration due to gravity. In a test to see if it meets this specification, the computer is bolted to a frame that is vibrated back and forth in simple harmonic motion at a ...

*November 15, 2011 by christi*

**physics**

A fire helicopter carries a 565 kg bucket at the end of a 16.7 m long cable. When the helicopter is returning from a fire at a constant speed of 22.5 m/s, the cable makes an angle of 20.5 ◦ with respect to the vertical. Find the horizontal force exerted by air resistance...

*December 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

I don't want an answer I would just like to know what equations to use to answer the questions. It's confusing me. i. imgur. com/6CouaRj .png An astronaut lands on an alien planet. He places a pendulum (L = 0.200 m) on the surface and sets it in simple harmonic motion, as ...

*May 20, 2014 by Armin*

**physics**

A certain force gives an object of mass m1 an acceleration of 13.0 m/s2 and an object of mass m2 an acceleration of 2.10 m/s2. What acceleration would the force give to an object of mass (a)m2 – m1 and (b)m2 + m1?

*October 9, 2010 by koraile*

**chemistry**

What are the parameters of a sample of gas that are all interrelated and affect each other when any one of them changes? A. Pressure, volume, number of moles, and temperature B. Shape, hardness, transparency, and odor C. Mass, density, color, volume, and pressure D. ...

*March 24, 2015 by Cortney*

**physics**

A 640 N student stands on a bathroom scale in an elebator. As the elevator starts moving, the scale reads 800 N. a) find the acceleration of the elevator (magnitude and direction) b) acceleration if the scale reads 450N? c) If the scale reads 0 should the student worry? ...

*November 16, 2006 by Christina*

**I need 2 fix these prob. b4 they get 2me on test!**

A father gives his son a ride by pulling a sled across the rough snow. The father runs across the snow with a constant acceleration while pulling the sled at F = 75.0 N, at 30 deg. above the horizontal. The combined mass the sled and son is 30.0 kg. The coefficient of kinetic ...

*February 20, 2007 by Matt (Newton's laws)*

**math 6 rule pattern**

The same rule is used on each of these number column A to get the numbers in Column B. COlumn A B -3 -5 0 1 3 3 6 13 Which could be the rule? Multiply by 2, then add 1 add 1 Subtract 2 Multiply by 3, then add 4 I picked that last one, But I know I am wrong. Help?

*May 21, 2014 by moby*

**Math Homework**

1) Given the side of a square pyramid is 6cm and the altitude is 4cm calculate the surface area. 2) Given the side of a square pyramid is 12cm and the altitude is 8cm calculate the surface area. 3) Given the side of a square pyramid is 18cm and the altitude is 12cm calculate ...

*February 6, 2007 by Student*

**calculus 3**

A ball is thrown northward into the air from the origin in three dimensional space ( the xy plane is the ground, the positive y-axis points north, positive x-axis is east and the positive z – axis is height above the ground ). The initial velocity of the ball is V0 = < 0,80...

*October 4, 2010 by cano*

**organic chemistry **

how do the flow rate of the carrier gas and the column temperature affect the retention time of a cocmpound on a GC column

*October 23, 2012 by lyly*

**Geometry**

I'm not sure how to complete a two-column proof: Given <2=<4,m<2=100 Prove:m<3=70 All i have so far: <2=<4, m<2=100 : Given M<2 =m <4 :definition of congruent angles M<4=110 : ? M<3+m<4= 180 : ? M<3=70 : ? This is so stressful, please hep!

*November 2, 2015 by Amanda*

**chemistry**

Can someone please tell me the tools needed to measure amount of substance, area, volume, density, energy, and pressure? Thanks in advance! It depends on what you are measuring and the quantity. For amount of substance, the mass can be measured with a balanace for relatively ...

*September 27, 2006 by Boromir*

**science**

The two tables below give the relative-risk of developing a stroke, in relation to blood pressure and body mass index. The data are based on a population of men from the USA. The values in the first table are given in comparison with the total population. The values in the ...

*October 31, 2013 by sam ????????????????????*

**physics**

whenever two Apollo astronauts were on the surface of the moon, a third astronaut orbited the moon, assume the orbit to be circular and 100 km above the surface of the moon, where the acceleration due to gravity is 1.52 m/s^2. the radius of the moon is 1.70* 10^6 m.(a) ...

*March 10, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

whenever two Apollo astronauts were on the surface of the moon, a third astronaut orbited the moon, assume the orbit to be circular and 100 km above the surface of the moon, where the acceleration due to gravity is 1.52 m/s^2. the radius of the moon is 1.70* 10^6 m.(a) ...

*October 25, 2011 by carlton*

**physic**

Given: Compressor speed is 1500rpm. The compressor has a bore of 3.125 in, a stroke of 3.26in and a connecting rod crank ratio to 3.5. Inlet pressure is atmospheric 14.7 psia, peak cylinder pressure is 132psia, and mean active pressure mep is 26psia. Flow is 8.9 cfm at mep, ...

*August 12, 2012 by zenden*

**bobpursley**

ok im doing my physics homework and we have to submit the answers online. i keep getting these questions wrong and i only have one more try can someone please tell me how to work it? a 2.5 kg otter starts from rest at the top of a muddy incline 94.6 cm long and slides down to ...

*October 15, 2008 by Claudia*

**Chemistry**

A gas sample containing only SO2, PF3 and SF6 has the following mass percent composition: 30.4% SO2 and 28.4% PF3. Calculate the partial pressure (atm) of SO2 if the total pressure of the sample is 676.4 torr. I tried taking the total pressure in atm and multiplying it with ...

*April 4, 2010 by Luc*

**PHYSICS**

A crate is pushed horizontally with a force. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Calculate the acceleration of the crate. Answer in units of m/s2 1570 N 198 kg μ = 0.44

*December 18, 2013 by RACHEL*

**Pre-Calc**

Could someone please check these-I had tried one last night but it was really wrong so I'm been working-hopefully these are correct. What are the roots of the equation and answers have to be simplified 2x^2 + 5x-10 =0 2x^2 + 5x-10+10=0+10 2x^2 + 5x = 10 2x^2 + 5x/2 = 10/2 2x^2...

*September 7, 2011 by Sheila*

**PHYSICS**

a car has a mass of 1200kg.The area of the tire in contact with the ground is .02m^2. What is the pressure of each tire?

*October 1, 2015 by LL*

**Thermodynamics**

Consider an ancient, rigid, but sealed jar resting 80 ft below the surface of the ocean. If the specific gravity of sea water is 1.025 and the barometric pressure is 14.7psia, determine the absolute pressure acting on the jar (in psia).

*July 13, 2015 by J.T.*

**Engineering Physics**

An ideal gas at 12.1 °C and a pressure of 2.38 x 105 Pa occupies a volume of 2.88 m3. (a) How many moles of gas are present? (b) If the volume is raised to 4.70 m3 and the temperature raised to 28.3 °C, what will be the pressure of the gas?

*May 22, 2013 by kurt*

**Physics**

A skier of mass 71.0 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 62.2 m up a 37.0 slope (assumed to be fric- tionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 .

*January 9, 2012 by Aly*

**Physics**

A person is standing on a spring bathroom scale on the ﬂoor of an elevator which is moving up and slowing down at the rate of 2.73 m/s^2. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. If the person’s mass is 75.2 kg, what does the scale read? Answer in units of n

*September 24, 2012 by sam*

**AP Physics**

A curve in a road is banked. There is a car on the curve. What is the component of its weight parallel to the incline? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Answer in units of N Mass of Car: 1.5Mg coefficient of friction: 0.17 theta: 25 degrees

*October 31, 2012 by Noah*

**Physics**

A fireman, 43.7 m away from a burning building, directs a stream jet of water from a ground level fire hose at an angle of 31.3 degree above the horizontal. If the speed of the stream as it leaves the hose is 44.1 m/s, at what height will the stream of water strike the ...

*October 12, 2015 by Luma*

**Physics **

Object A is moving due east, while object B is moving due north. They collide and stick together in a completely inelastic collision. Momentum is conserved. Object A has a mass of mA = 17.0 kg and an initial velocity of VoA = 8.15 m/s, due east. Object B, however, has a mass ...

*March 5, 2015 by Jennifer*

**physics**

It the specific gravity of mercury is 13.6 and the atmospheric pressure is 70cm of mercury, what is the total pressure of the gas supply in cm of water if the height of water is increase by 3cm?

*May 13, 2014 by VICTOR*

**ap physics**

On a frozen pond, a 7 kg sled is given a kick that imparts to it an initial speed of 3.1 m/s. The coefficient of kinetic friction between sled and ice is 0.15. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Find the distance the sled moves before coming to rest. Answer in units of m.

*February 25, 2011 by anna*

**physics**

On a frozen pond, a 10 kg sled is given a kick that imparts to it an initial speed of 6.2 m/s. The coefficient of kinetic friction between sled and ice is 0.14. Find the distance the sled moves before coming to rest. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. Answer in units of m.

*November 28, 2015 by luma*

**PHYSICS Gr. 11**

A of car of mass 2000 kg has a force forward due to the engine of 4500N and experiences an air resistance of 1500N. IF we ignore the friction with the road, what is the acceleration of this car? thanx :)

*April 15, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 747 jetliner lands and begins to slow to a stop as it moves along the runway. If its mass is 3.50 x 105 kg, its speed is 27.0 m/s, and the net braking force is 4.73 x 105 N. (a) What is its speed 7.50 s later? (b) How far has it traveled in this time? (a) Its speed 7.50 s ...

*October 12, 2012 by Emma*

**Physics**

In mathematical language, Newton's Law of Gravity expresses the force of gravity, F, between two objects in the following way: F= (GMm)/r^2 where M is the mass of one object, m is the mass of the other object, r is the distance between the two objects, and G is the ...

*September 22, 2011 by Adam *

**physics**

A thin, light string is wrapped around the rim of a 4.00kg solid uniform disk that is 30.0cm in diameter. A person pulls on the string with a constant force of 100N tangent to the disk. Find the linear acceleration of its center of mass. If the disk is replaced by a hollow ...

*April 12, 2008 by Erin*

**physics**

Shawn and his bike have a total mass of 57.1 kg. Shawn rides his bike 1.3 km in 14 min at a constant velocity. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . What is Shawn’s kinetic energy?

*January 19, 2015 by anthony*

**Physics**

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data A student pulls on a box up an incline of 10 degrees. The student pulls with a force of 180 N directed at 30 degrees above the line of the incline. The box has a mass of 28 kg, and the coefficient of friction between...

*October 7, 2007 by Tim*

**Physics**

On a mass of 100 kg, a force of 120 N acts right and at an angle of 30 degrees to the horizontal. If the coefficient of sliding friction is .1 what is the acceleration of the mass? Net force= mass*acceleration Horizontal force -frictionalforce = mass*acceleration 100N* cos30...

*August 21, 2006 by Tiff*

**Science**

What is the pressure at the bottom of a tube of mercury that is 0.2 m deep? An elephant with a mass of 1000 kg stands on a circus platform that weighs 50 kg. The area of the bottom of the platform is 1.25 m². How much pressure is exerted on the floor beneath the platform? Two ...

*September 15, 2011 by Erica*

**physics**

On Earth a baseball player can hit a ball 120 m by giving it an initial angle of 45° to the horizontal. Take the acceleration due to gravity as g=10 ms^-2 Suppose the batter repeats this exercise in a space 'habitat' that has the form of a circular cylinder of radius R = 10 km...

*December 2, 2013 by Yasin*

**Neutons Thrid law**

3. A force of 36 N gives a mass m1 an acceleration of 4.0 m/s2. The same force gives a mass m2 an acceleration of 12 m/s2. What acceleration will this force give to m1 and m2 if the two masses are fastened together? {3.0 m/s2}

*April 8, 2016 by Jen*

**Physics **

An inventive child named Chris wants to reach an apple in a tree without climbing the tree. Sitting in a chair connected to a rope that passes over a frictionless pulley, Chris pulls on the loose end of the rope with such a force that the spring scale reads 265 N. Chris’s true...

*October 22, 2012 by Amelia *

**Physics**

An inventive child named Chris wants to reach an apple in a tree without climbing the tree. Sitting in a chair connected to a rope that passes over a frictionless pulley, Chris pulls on the loose end of the rope with such a force that the spring scale reads 265 N. Chris’s true...

*October 22, 2012 by Courtney *

**chemistry**

carbon dioxide (CO2) gas is produced as a result of the reaction between calcium carbonate and hydrochloric acid. The gas that is produced is collected in a 20 dm3 container. The pressure of the gas is 105 kPa at a temperature of 20 C. What mass of carbon dioxide was produced?

*April 14, 2015 by carmen*

**physics**

If you dive to a depth of 10m below the surface of a lake, Part A what is the pressure due to the water alone? What is the absolute pressure at that depth?

*April 10, 2014 by bety*

**Physics**

I drink from a glass of water with a vertical straw. What's the longest straw I can use and still drink water if the ambient pressure is 1 atm? Give your answer in meters. Details and assumptions 1 atm is 101,325 Pa. The acceleration of gravity is −9.8 m/s2. The density ...

*May 6, 2013 by Mathslover Please help*

**physics**

Calculate the pressure in newtons per square meter due to whole blood in an IV system, such as the one shown in Figure 6.9, if h = 1.5 m. (b) Noting that there is an open tube, so that atmospheric pressure is exerted on the blood in the bottle, calculate the total pressure ...

*April 22, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A Force 5N gives a mass M an acceleration of 8m/s-2 and m an acceleration of 24m/s-2. What is the acceleration if both the masses are tied together?

*July 29, 2012 by Anupam Khatiwara*

**physics**

A pendulum consists of an object of mass 1.07 kg that hangs at the end of a massless bar, a distance 1.14 m from the pivot point. Calculate the magnitude of the torque due to gravity about the pivot point if the bar makes an angle of 22° with the vertical.

*October 9, 2008 by Ellen*

**Mcmaster**

A pendulum consists of an object of mass 2.26 kg that hangs at the end of a massless bar, a distance 2.02 m from the pivot point. Calculate the magnitude of the torque due to gravity about the pivot point if the bar makes an angle of 54° with the vertical.

*March 7, 2012 by Gabbie*

**science**

A frictionless pulley with zero mass is attached to the ceiling, in a gravity field of 9.81 m/s2. Mass M2 = 0.15 kg is being accelerated downward at 1.5 m/s2. Calculate the mass M1.

*November 19, 2010 by lia*

**Physics **

Determine the fuel needed to safely land a spacecraft. Start at y = 100km. Landing is y = 0km. Vy < 25 m/sec is a safe landing speed. g = -1.354 m/s^2 Acceleration due to thrust (where fuel used is 100 kgs*Ay-thrust Amax = 30 m/s^2 Amin = 5 m/s^2 What I don't understand is ...

*December 4, 2012 by Mike*

**Physics..HELP PLEASE!!**

Here's a neat trick. If your average ceramic bowl has a mass of 200 g, what is the difference in Newtons between the weight of the bowls on the top of her head before and after she does the trick? Details and assumptions The acceleration of gravity is −9.8 m/s2.

*May 3, 2013 by Oian*

**Physics**

Hey can someone help, im having trouble converting alot. IP The weight of your 1440 kg car is supported equally by its four tires, each inflated to a gauge pressure of 30.0 lb/in^2. What is the area of contact each tire makes with the road? What gauge pressure is required to ...

*December 3, 2009 by Elizabeth*

**physics**

One end of a massless coil spring is suspended from a rigid ceiling. It is found that when a 3.3 kg mass is suspended from it the spring stretches 105 mm when the mass comes to rest. (a) What is the spring constant for the spring? (b) If the mass is then pulled down an ...

*November 1, 2011 by Austin*

**physics**

A string connecting a car of a certain mass, x1, on an air track is connected to another mass, x2, by a string over a pulley. If the string has appreciable mass will the car still undergo constant acceleration? Explain. I think it will still undergo a constant acceleration, ...

*February 11, 2012 by Emily*

**physics**

A string connecting a car of a certain mass, x1, on an air track is connected to another mass, x2, by a string over a pulley. If the string has appreciable mass will the car still undergo constant acceleration? Explain. I think it will still undergo a constant acceleration, ...

*February 11, 2012 by Emily*

**Science**

A hockey puck is given an initial speed of 30 m/s on a frozen pond. The puck remains on the ice and slides 130 m before coming to rest. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2 . What is the coefficient of friction between the puck and the ice?

*October 3, 2012 by Daniel Tavera*

**physics**

apollo astronaunts took a nine iron to the moon and hit a golf ball about 180 m ! Assuming that the swing, launch angle, and so on, were the same as on earth where the same astronaut could hit it only 35 m, estimate the acceleration due to gravity on the surface of the moon. (...

*January 5, 2012 by taylor*

**physics**

A person can jump a horizontal distance of 2.59 m on the Earth. The acceleration of gravity is 11.8 m/s2 . How far could he jump on the Moon, where the free-fall acceleration is 0.297g? Answer in units of m

*March 8, 2012 by Tina*

**Psy**

Complate the following chart. The first column shows the name of a research method used in psychology.In the second column, write a brief description of that research method. In the column, provide a situation when this method could be applied. Scientific method, Case study ...

*January 25, 2011 by Nan*

**Physics**

An arrow is shot at an angle of above the horizontal. The arrow hits a tree at an angle 45 degrees horizontal distance D = 220 away, at the same height above the ground as it was shot. Use g = 9.8 for the magnitude of the acceleration due to gravity. Please provide formulas ...

*September 28, 2012 by Nami*

**Physics**

A box is given a quick push so that it slides along a horizontal floor. a) What is its acceleration if the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.30? b) How far will it travel if its initial speed was 3.0m/s? Is it possible to find the acceleration when only one piece of ...

*February 1, 2010 by sh*

**chemistry**

A sample of chlorine gas is collected by water displacement at 23C. If the atmospheric pressure is 751 torr, what is the partial pressure due to the chlorine?

*March 14, 2013 by Jo*