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May 24, 2015

May 24, 2015

Number of results: 14,454

**University Physics**

A 8.3-g bullet, when fired from a gun into a 1.1-kg block of wood held in a vise, penetrates the block to a depth of 7.05cm. This block of wood is next placed on a frictionless horizontal surface, and a second 8.3-g bullet is fired from the gun into the block. To what depth (...
*November 1, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

why do cars have head rests?your answer should include the word ''force'' and ''velocity''
*May 16, 2012 by lisa*

**accounting**

the responsibility for issuing a report on a company's internal controls over financial reporting rests with?
*October 14, 2012 by ko*

**Maths A**

$20 000 is invested in a term deposit at 5.4% p.a. with monthly rests. What will be the value of this investment after 3 years?
*June 9, 2013 by Anne*

**Physics (Newton's laws)**

Two blocks of mass 3.50 kg and 8.00 kg are connected by a massless string that passes over a frictionless pulley. The inclines are frictionless and the angles with the horizontal is 35 degrees. Find a) the magnitute of the acceleration of each block and b) the tension in the ...
*February 15, 2007 by Eric (please help me)*

**Physics**

A 0.243 kg puck, initially at rest on a horizon- tal, frictionless surface, is struck by a 0.196 kg puck moving initially along the x axis with a speed of 3.16 m/s. After the collision, the 0.196 kg puck has a speed of 2.16 m/s at an angle of 40 to the positive x axis. ...
*April 26, 2012 by Cassidy*

**AP Physics B**

A 0.408 kg puck, initially at rest on a horizontal, frictionless surface, is struck by a 0.0886 kg puck moving initially along the x axis with a speed of 3.14 m/s. After the collision, the 0.0886 kg puck has a speed of 2.14 m/s at an angle of 38◦ to the positive x axis. ...
*November 1, 2012 by Daisy*

**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*

**college physics**

A fighter-jet is in level flight at an altitude of 400m and with a speed of 200m/s. The fighter launches a rocket-powered missile horizontally from the underside of the jet. The rocket engine provided a constant horizontal acceleration of 25.0 m/s^2. a) how far does the ...
*October 3, 2012 by toor*

**science **

when brought to the surface of the moon will a mass have more or less weight than it did on the surface of earth or stay the same ?
*October 8, 2010 by Blaire *

**Physics**

A convex mirror with focal length of -20 cm forms an image 12 cm behind the surface. Where is the object located as measured from the surface?
*December 7, 2010 by Max*

**Physics**

A convex mirror with focal length of -20 cm forms an image 12 cm behind the surface. Where is the object located as measured from the surface?
*December 7, 2010 by Max*

**mechanics**

at what altitude above the earth's surface is the free fall acceleration equal to three quarters of its value at the surface ?
*April 3, 2011 by aliza*

**physics**

a wooding block of mass 7.6kg rest on a rough horizontal surface if the surface is 8N calculate the coefficient of friction
*November 17, 2013 by Allison*

**Trigonometry**

What is the surface area of the cube below? answer in simplest radical form only one surface is 576 cm^3
*December 29, 2013 by Francois*

**Physics**

calculate the work required to launch a satellite from the surface of the earth (radius6380km) to orbit 6000 km above the surface
*February 16, 2014 by Henry*

**Physics**

An ideal massless spring is fixed to the wall at one end. A block of mass M attached to the other end of the spring oscillates with amplitude A on a frictionless, horizontal surface. The maximum speed of the block is V_m. The force constant of the spring is a)Mg/A b)MgV_m/2A c...
*March 25, 2007 by Tammy*

**physics**

Your written homework will be graded entirely on the clarity and completeness of your derivation. No credit will be awarded for a final answer without a derivation. As usual, simplify your final answers as much as possible. A giant Pez dispenser of mass m rests on a ladder of ...
*April 11, 2013 by Nick*

**Physics**

A 16 kg mass is attached to a cord that is wrapped around a wheel with a radius of 10.9cm. The acceleration of the mass down the frictionless incline is measured to be 1.4 m/s2.The angle of incline is 36 degrees. Assume the axle of the wheel to be frictionless. The force of ...
*March 26, 2010 by Caryn*

**Physics**

A ball rolls horizontally off the edge of a tabletop that is 1.80 m high. It strikes the floor at a point 1.42 m horizontally away from the table edge. (Neglect air resistance.) (a) How long was the ball in the air? (b) What was its speed at the instant it left the table? i ...
*February 6, 2008 by some1*

**physics**

An object is thrown straight up. At the same instant that the object reaches its maximum height, a second object is dropped from this maximum height. Which object hits the ground first and why? Also, a ball is thrown straight up. If the ball's initial velocity is considered ...
*September 13, 2008 by meg*

**physics 101**

A solid uniform disk of mass 21kg and radius 85cm is at rest flat on a frictionless surface. A string is wrapped around the rim of the disk and constant force of 35N is applied to the string, which does not slip on the rim, in the positive x direction. (a) In what direction ...
*April 19, 2012 by Artin*

**Physics**

A block has mass 800 g, whose is fasten to a spring with spring constant k is 70 N/m. The block is pulled a distance x = 15 cm from its equilibrium position at x = 0 on a frictionless surface and released from rest at t = 0. (a) What force does the spring exert on the block ...
*December 18, 2011 by Dia*

**Physics**

A wagon is coasting at a speed, vA, along a straight and level road. When ten percent of the wagon's mass is thrown off the wagon, parallel to the ground and in the forward direction, the wagon is brought to a halt. If the direction in which this mass is thrown is exactly ...
*March 1, 2014 by Shauna*

**Physics**

Bryan tosses a 75.0 g rock into the lake. The rock leaves hus hand at a height of 175 cm above the ground travelling at 19.0 m/s. How high above the ground will the rock travel if it is accidentally thrown straight up? How high above the water will it travel if it is thrown in...
*January 16, 2014 by Holly*

**science**

A child's top is held in place, upright on a frictionless surface. The axle has a radius of r= 2.21 mm. Two strings are wrapped around the axle, and the top is set spinning by applying T= 2.40 N of constant tension to each string. If it takes 0.830 s for the string to unwind. ...
*October 26, 2013 by wafaa*

**physics**

A child's top is held in place, upright on a frictionless surface. The axle has a radius of r= 2.21 mm. Two strings are wrapped around the axle, and the top is set spinning by applying T= 2.40 N of constant tension to each string. If it takes 0.830 s for the string to unwind. ...
*October 27, 2013 by wafaa*

**physics**

A child's top is held in place, upright on a frictionless surface. The axle has a radius of r= 2.21 mm. Two strings are wrapped around the axle, and the top is set spinning by applying T= 2.40 N of constant tension to each string. If it takes 0.830 s for the string to unwind. ...
*October 27, 2013 by wafaa*

**Physics**

Olaf is standing on a sheet of ice that covers the football stadium parking lot in Buffalo, New York; there is negligible friction between his feet and the ice. A friend throws Olaf a ball of mass 0.400 kg that is traveling horizontally at 10.4 m/s. Olaf's mass is 67.8 kg. If ...
*October 24, 2010 by Nikohl*

**Physics please help**

TIgers pitcher justin throws a basketball staright upward 29.0m/s. Calculate A) the height to which the ball will rise b) the time it takes to reach the highest point c) the speed with which it will return to the same height which it was thrown d) the speed of the ball 2.50s ...
*December 20, 2014 by unknown*

**Physics**

Two flat surfaces are exposed to a uniform, horizontal magnetic field of magnitude 0.79 T. When viewed edge-on, the first surface is tilted at an angle of 26° from the horizontal, and a net magnetic flux of 9.2 x 10-4 Wb passes through it. The same net magnetic flux passes ...
*March 7, 2013 by Anonymous*

**PHYSICS**

A 200g block slides back and forth on a frictionless surface between two springs, as shown. The left-hand spring has k = 130 N/m and its maximum compression is 16cm. The right-hand spring has k = 280 N/m. Find (a) the maximum compression of the right-hand spring and (b) the ...
*February 12, 2014 by Sarah*

**maths**

a ball is dropped from a height of 40cm onto a horizontal surface and bounces in a vertical line until it eventually stops on the surface. the ball bounces in such a way that it loses ten percent of its height for each bounce and will continue to do this until it comes to rest...
*May 25, 2007 by Emma*

**math trigonometry**

1. Two straight roads intersect to form an angle of 75". Find the shortest distance from one road to a gas station on the other road 10o0 m from the junction. 2. Two buildings with flat roofs are 60 m apart. From the roof of the shorter building, 40 m in height, the angle of ...
*January 4, 2013 by mikee*

**Physics**

0.17 kg point mass moving on a frictionless horizontal surface is attached to a rubber band whose other end is fixed at point P. The rubber band exerts a force F = bx toward P, where x is the length of the rubber band and b is an unknown constant. The mass moves along the ...
*November 3, 2010 by Derek*

**Algebra **

If an object is thrown vertically upward with an initial velocity of v, from an original position of s, the height h at any time t is given by: h=-16t^2+vt+s(where h and s are in ft, t is in seconds and v is in ft/sec) a ball is thrown upward with initial velocity of 96 ft/sec...
*April 27, 2012 by Billy*

**Algebra 2**

If an object is thrown vertically upward with an initial velocity of v, from an original position of s, the height h at any time t is given by: h=-16t^2+vt+s(where h and s are in ft, t is in seconds and v is in ft/sec) a ball is thrown upward with initial velocity of 96 ft/sec...
*April 28, 2012 by Billy*

**physics**

A 62.0 skier is moving at 6.10 on a frictionless, horizontal snow-covered plateau when she encounters a rough patch 3.30 long. The coefficient of kinetic friction between this patch and her skis is 0.330. After crossing the rough patch and returning to friction-free snow, she ...
*March 28, 2013 by mira*

**Physics**

A wagon is coasting at a speed vA along a straight and level road. When twenty-five percent of the wagon's mass is thrown off the wagon, parallel to the ground and in the forward direction, the wagon is brought to a halt. If the direction in which this mass is thrown is ...
*March 24, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics - check**

A ball is thrown at a speed of 39.05m/s at an angle of 39.8degrees above the horizontal. Determine: V1perpendicular component: V1Sin(theta) = 25m/s V1paralell component: V1Cos(theta) = 30m/s a) the ball's location 2s after being thrown. V2paralell = V1paralle = 30m/s ...
*March 13, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Physics - check**

A ball is thrown at a speed of 39.05m/s at an angle of 39.8degrees above the horizontal. Determine: V1perpendicular component: V1Sin(theta) = 25m/s V1paralell component: V1Cos(theta) = 30m/s a) the ball's location 2s after being thrown. V2paralell = V1paralle = 30m/s ...
*March 15, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

In Figure 9-61, block 1 (mass 2.0 kg) is moving rightward at 8 m/s and block 2 (mass 4.8 kg) is moving rightward at 2.8 m/s. The surface is frictionless, and a spring with spring constant of 1180 N/m is fixed to block 2. When the blocks collide, the compression of the spring ...
*December 10, 2012 by John*

**Physics!! Help!!!!!**

. A neutral conducting sphere contains a spherical cavity. A point charge +q is located at the |center of the cavity. A. What is the total surface charge on the interior surface of the conductor? B. What is the total charge on the exterior surface of the conductor?
*February 3, 2012 by Melissa*

**College Physics**

A point charge of 2.0 µC is at the center of a cubical Gaussian surface 60 cm on edge. What is the net electric flux through the surface?
*July 8, 2012 by Stephanie23-7*

**physics**

A solid block of mass m2 = 8.3 kg, at rest on a horizontal frictionless surface, is connected to a relaxed spring. The other end of the spring is fixed, and the spring constant is k = 210 N/m. Another solid block of mass m1 = 12.4 kg and speed v1 = 4.9 m/s collides with the 8....
*April 14, 2013 by Nicole*

**Algebra 2**

If an object is thrown vertically upward with an initial velocity of v, from an original position of s, the height h at any time t is given by: h=-16t^2+vt+s(where h and s are in ft, t is in seconds and v is in ft/sec) A package is thrown downward with an initial velocity of -...
*April 29, 2012 by Kelsey*

**science**

the acceleration of gravity on the surface of Mars is m/s squared. if an astronaut in a space suit can jump upward 20cm on the earth's surface, how high could he jump on the surface of Mars? You need to provide a number for the acceleration of gravity on Mars, which I will ...
*February 19, 2007 by tasha*

**Physics**

Calculate the force of gravity on a spacecraft 19200 km (3 earth radii) above the Earth's surface if its mass is 1600 kg. Hint: At three earth radii from the surface of the Earth, the gravity force (weight) of the spacecraft will be reduced to (1/4)^2 = 1/16 of the weight when...
*January 7, 2007 by Scotty*

**physics**

A block of mass 3kg starts from rest and slides down a surface, which corresponds to a quarter of a circle of 1.6m radius. a) if the curved surface is smooth, calculate the speed of the block at the bottom. b) if the block 's speed at the bottom is 4m/s, what is the energy ...
*March 18, 2015 by gourav *

**Physics**

A 10-kg box is at rest on a horizontal frictionless surface, at the end of an unstretched horizontal spring with constant k = 4000 N/m. The mass is then quickly struck with a hammer that imparts an impulse along the horizontal direction, compressing the spring a maximum ...
*February 18, 2014 by Taylor*

**Physics**

A 10-kg box is at rest on a horizontal frictionless surface, at the end of an unstretched horizontal spring with constant k = 4000 N/m. The mass is then quickly struck with a hammer that imparts an impulse along the horizontal direction, compressing the spring a maximum ...
*February 18, 2014 by Taylor*

**physics**

A ball is thrown vertically upward with an initial speed of 20 m/s. Two seconds later, a stone is thrown vertically (from the same initial height as the ball) with an initial speed of 24 m/s. At what height above the release point will the ball and stone pass each other?
*September 16, 2008 by Derek*

**physics**

A.Use newtons first law to explain why whiplash occurs? B.why are cars fitted with head rests?
*February 6, 2014 by OwamIII *

**physics**

A 0.57 kg block oscillates back and forth along a straight line on a frictionless horizontal surface. Its displacement from the origin is given by x = (13 cm)cos[(20 rad/s)t + π/2 rad] (a) What is the oscillation frequency (in Hz)? (b) What is the maximum speed acquired ...
*January 9, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics Flux**

The electric flux through the surface shown in Figure Ex27.10 is 15.0 Nm2/C, and the electric field makes an angle á = 70° with the surface. What is the electric field strength? The surface is a 10cm by 10cm square.
*September 13, 2010 by David*

**physics**

A mass, m1 = 5.5 kg, is in equilibrium while connected to a light spring of constant k = 132 N/m that is fastened to a wall (see a). A second mass, m2 = 10.9 kg, is slowly pushed up against mass m1, compressing the spring by the amount Ai = 0.17 m (see b). The system is then ...
*February 6, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Calculate the percentage of Earth’s gravitational force on the ISS astronauts while orbiting at an altitude of 248 miles above Earth’s surface. To do this, compare the gravitational force on an orbiting astronaut to the force on the astronaut here at Earth’s surface using the ...
*January 28, 2014 by Haley*

**Physics**

laf is standing on a sheet of ice that covers the football stadium parking lot in Buffalo, New York; there is negligible friction between his feet and the ice. A friend throws Olaf a ball of mass 0.400kg that is traveling horizontally at 11.5m/s . Olaf's mass is 65.2kg. If the...
*November 12, 2013 by Ann*

**physics**

A horizontal spring with a spring constant of 22 N/m has a 600 gram block attached to it and is at rest on a frictionless surface. A second block which has a mass of 220 grams is pushed toward the 600 gram block at a speed of 1.50 m/s. The second block collides with and sticks...
*December 10, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A horizontal spring with a spring constant of 22 N/m has a 600 gram block attached to it and is at rest on a frictionless surface. A second block which has a mass of 220 grams is pushed toward the 600 gram block at a speed of 1.50 m/s. The second block collides with and sticks...
*December 10, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics vectors w/angles**

A little girl is riding a sled horizontally in the snow, the combined mass of the girl and sled is 33.4 kg. She is being pulled by her parents. Mom is pulling her with a force of 5.18 N, at an angle of 20.0 degree E of N. Dad is pulling her with a force of 11.15 N, at an angle...
*November 27, 2009 by stacy*

**physics**

Two uniform planks, each of mass m = 4.41 kg and length L = 2.11 m, are connected by a hinge at the top and by a chain of negligible mass attached at their centers, as shown in the figure. The assembly will stand upright, in the shape of an A, on a frictionless surface without...
*August 20, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

what effect did scientists originally think that the intensity of light shining on a photosensitive surface would have on electrons ejected from that surface?
*April 11, 2012 by aaa*

**physics**

Three identical blocks connected by ideal strings are being pulled along a horizontal frictionless surface by a horizontal force . (Figure 1) The magnitude of the tension in the string between blocks B and C is = 3.00 . Assume that each block has mass = 0.400 . Part A What is ...
*September 29, 2012 by sammy*

**physics**

A ball is thrown vertically upward from the ground with an initial velocity of sixty four feet per second. if the positive direction is up to 't' seconds is the time the has elapse since the ball was thrown and 's' is the distance of the ball from the starting point at 't' ...
*August 19, 2014 by Jhon Paulo*

**physics**

A steel ball of mass 0.300 kg is fastened to a cord that is 70.0 cm long and fixed at the far end. The ball is then released when the cord is horizontal. At the bottom of its path, the ball strikes a 2.50 kg steel block initially at rest on a frictionless surface. The ...
*March 28, 2011 by Taylor*

**Physics test review**

A ball is thrown horizontally from the top of a building 30.1 m high. The ball strikes the ground at a point 66.8 m from the base of the building. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Find the time the ball is in motion. Answer in units of s Find the initial velocity of ...
*November 8, 2014 by ann*

**physics**

A cart being pulled by a 10 year old Boy with a force that is parallel to the surface. if the surface is inclined at 50° and the cart is 250kg while the surface has a coefficient of friction of 0.22 find the Normal force, Force of Friction and Force exerted by the boy
*July 27, 2014 by Lu*

**STATS**

Suppose we want to test the null hypothesis H0 : ì = 400 against H1 :ì < 400. The test statistic is calcuated as −1.23 and the two-tailed critical value is 1.96. The appopriate p–value will be (1) −0.0500 (2) 0.3907 (3) 0.1093 (4) 0.8907 (5) −0.1093
*March 31, 2010 by SAM*

**Physics**

A seasoned mini golfer is trying to make par on a tricky hole #5. The golfer can complete the hole by hitting the ball from the flat section it lays on, up a 45° ramp launching the ball into the hole which is d = 1.60 m away from the end of the ramp. If the opening of the ...
*November 24, 2012 by Mike*

**Physics**

A block of mass 3m is placed on a frictionless horizontal surface, and a second block of mass m is placed on top of the first block. The surfaces of the blocks are rough. A constant force of magnitude F is applied to the first block as shown in the figure. (a) Construct free-...
*October 17, 2012 by Brette*

**Physics**

The weight of the block at rest on a frictionless table is 305 N. This block is attched by a string to another mass that hangs off a frictionless pulley. And the weight of the hanging block is 125 N. Ignoring all frictional effects and assuming the pulley to be massless, find...
*January 17, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A winning basketball shot in the last second of a game is launched with an initial speed of 12.2 m/s, 68 degrees above horizontal, and at a height of 2 m above the floor. The ball passes through the basketball hoop mounted at 3.05 m above the floor. A. What is the ball's ...
*March 7, 2012 by Mariah*

**chemistry**

When a photon of light hits the surface of a metal, a photoelectron may be emitted. Some of the photon's energy is required to free the electron from the surface. The remaining energy becomes the kinetic energy of the photoelectron. The minimum energy for the emission of an ...
*October 21, 2013 by Kristen*

**Physics**

A monkey swings on a vine and at the bottom of the swing while moving horizontally lets go of the vine aiming for another vine 19 meters away horizontally and whose bottom is 13.5 meters below the monkey. How fast must the monkey be moving to the nearest tenth of a m/s in ...
*September 10, 2010 by G*

**phys2**

A 2.9-kg block is released from rest and allowed to slide down a frictionless surface and into a spring. The far end of the spring is attached to a wall, as shown. The initial height of the block is 0.34 m above the lowest part of the slide and the spring constant is 347 N/m...
*February 26, 2012 by opp*

**physics-forces**

Kara (55kg) is standing next to her brother Ben (80kg) on a large piece on frictionless ice. Kara decided to push her brother with a force of 200N expecting him to slide across the ice while she remains standing in the middle of the ice rink laughing. a) Describe the motion ...
*January 20, 2014 by Diane*

**Physics (please check)**

A 6.0kg block is released from rest 80m above the ground. When it has fallen 60m its kinetic energy is: I got 1200J as my answer mgh=(6.0*9.81* 60m)=3531.6 PE + KE= (ME + KE) 3531.6 + KE= (6.0*9.81*80m) KE= 1177.2 is that right A 6.0 Kg block is thrown up from a point 20m ...
*November 5, 2006 by susane*

**Physics HW Help, Please**

seasoned mini golfer is trying to make par on a tricky hole #5. The golfer can complete the hole by hitting the ball from the flat section it lays on, up a 45° ramp launching the ball into the hole which is d = 1.60 m away from the end of the ramp. If the opening of the hole ...
*November 12, 2012 by Michael*

**Physics HW, Please Help**

A seasoned mini golfer is trying to make par on a tricky hole #5. The golfer can complete the hole by hitting the ball from the flat section it lays on, up a 45° ramp launching the ball into the hole which is d = 1.60 m away from the end of the ramp. If the opening of the hole...
*December 4, 2012 by Michael*

**Calculus**

A spacecraft is in an elliptical orbit around the earth. At the time t=0 hours, it is at its apogee (highest point), d=1000 km above the earth's surface. It is at its perigee (lowest point) d=100 km above the surface 50 minutes later. a. Assuming that d varies sinusoidally ...
*September 23, 2014 by Nick*

**physics**

An unknown liquid fills a square container of sides 10 m. What is the density of a material if the pressure 5 m below the surface is 1.6 atm? Assume g=10 m/s^2 and the pressure at the surface of the liquid is 1 atm. Also assume that 1 atm = 10^5 Pa. (Hint: make sure to use the...
*March 25, 2013 by Pri*

**physics**

A 0.44 kg object connected to a light spring with a spring constant of 22.0 N/m oscillates on a frictionless horizontal surface. The spring is compressed 4.0 cm and released from rest. (a) Determine the maximum speed of the mass. 28.28 cm/s (b) Determine the speed of the mass ...
*January 11, 2011 by julie*

**physics**

: A 50kg wooden crate rests on a horizontal concrete floor. The coefficient of friction is u=0.7. What is the magnitude of the frictional force?
*September 15, 2010 by Tanner*

**Physics**

Forces of 11.5 N north, 20.4 N east, and 15.7 N south are simultaneously applied to a 3.74 kg mass as it rests on an air table. What is the magnitude of its acceleration?
*October 31, 2010 by Bala*

**Physics**

Forces of 11.5 N north, 20.4 N east, and 15.7 N south are simultaneously applied to a 3.74 kg mass as it rests on an air table. What is the magnitude of its acceleration?
*October 31, 2010 by Bala*

**Physics**

Forces of 10.6 N north, 20.8 N east, and 14.3 N south are simultaneously applied to a 3.76 kg mass as it rests on an air table. What is the magnitude of its acceleration?
*November 1, 2010 by Jane*

**Physics**

Forces of 10.6 N north, 20.8 N east, and 14.3 N south are simultaneously applied to a 3.76 kg mass as it rests on an air table. What is the magnitude of its acceleration?
*November 1, 2010 by Jane*

**Physics**

Forces of 10.6 N north, 20.8 N east, and 14.3 N south are simultaneously applied to a 3.76 kg mass as it rests on an air table. What is the magnitude of its acceleration?
*November 1, 2010 by Jane*

**earth science**

Earthquakes and valcanoes change Earths surface quickly. Can you name at least two processes that canchange earhts surface slowly?
*September 20, 2010 by Mia*

**physics**

A 3.5 kg mass sits at rest on a rough surface. The surface has the following coefficients of friction: µs = 0.53 and µk = 0.21. Determine the required force to start the object moving?
*December 2, 2011 by Bolke*

**Physics**

At what angle to the surface must a submerged diver in a lake look toward the surface to see the setting sun just along the horizon?
*June 5, 2012 by Bob*

**physics**

a block of a mass starts from rest and slides down a surface which correspnds to a quarter of a circle. if the curved surface is smooth, what is the speed at the bottom?
*April 22, 2013 by mojalefa*

**Physics**

A flat 1.0m^2 surface is vertical at x=2.0m and parallel to the yz-plane. What is the flux through the surface if it is located in a uniform electric field given by E= 26.0i + 42.0j + 62.0k N/C? Explanation if possible :)
*February 3, 2015 by Pappy*

**physics**

How many kilometers would you have to go above the surface of the earth for your weight to decrease to 39{\rm \\%} of what it was at the surface? Express your answer using two significant figures.
*March 9, 2015 by danny*

**Physics**

A 100-kg box is suspended from two ropes; the left one makes an angle of 20degrees with the vertical, and the other makes an angle of 40degrees. What is the tension in each rope. I think I've got the basics: I have Fx=T1(x) + T2(x)= 0 to calc the first tension, and Fy= T1(y...
*April 22, 2011 by Stephanie*

**physics**

A ball rolls horizontally off the edge of a tabletop that is 1.0m high. It strikes the floor at a point 1.5m horizontally away from the edge of the table. Find the speed when the ball left the table. Find the time it takes to fall 1 meter. Then, you have that time for the ...
*March 11, 2007 by Jean*

**physics**

A 0.43 kg object connected to a light spring with a spring constant of 21.4 N/m oscillates on a frictionless horizontal surface. The spring is compressed 4.0 cm and released from rest. (a) Determine the maximum speed of the mass. (b) Determine the speed of the mass when the ...
*October 21, 2012 by roro*

**calculus**

Some scientists believe that the average surface temperature of the world has been rising steadily. They have modeled the temperature by the linear function T = 0.02t + 8.75, where T is temperature in °C and t represents years since 1900. (a) What do the slope and T-intercept ...
*September 3, 2013 by austin*

**Physics**

a simple pendulum consists of a 1.5 kg mass connected to a cored without and mass or friction. Initially the pendulum is vertically positioned when a 2.0 kg mass collides with ie, causing the pendulum to displace vertically upward 1.25 m. After the collision, the 2.0 kg mass ...
*April 22, 2013 by Natalia*