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September 1, 2015
Number of results: 14,664

**Physics???**

When the air temperature is below 0 C, the water at the surface of a lake freezes to form a sheet of ice. If the upper surface of an ice sheet 24.2 cm thick is at -10.7 C and the bottom surface is at 0.00 C, calculate the time it will take to add 1.80 mm to the thickness of ...
*December 4, 2007 by Chels*

**please check this Physics**

A 5kg block slides along a frictionless surface at 8 m/s toward a second block that is 2kg and attached to the end of a spring,The spring has a constant of 250N/m . When the blocks collide they stick together. What is the speed of the two blocks immediately after the collision...
*January 14, 2014 by Kelsey *

**math**

Hi, Nearly all of the energy used on earth comes originally from the sun, and that solar radiation is intercepted at 1370 Wm^-^2 at the top of the atomsphere, and that 49%of this radiation is absorbed by the earths surface. If a shallow dish containing ice or warte, placed on ...
*December 5, 2008 by carl*

**Physics **

You and your friends are doing physics experiments on a frozenpond that serves as a frictionless, horizontal surface. Sam,with mass 80.0 kg, is given a push and slides eastward. Abigail, with mass 50.0 kg, is sent sliding northward. Theycollide and after the collision, Sam is ...
*April 11, 2015 by Olive*

**chemistry**

solving problems in bodies thrown vertically downward. solving problems in bodies thrown vertically upward
*January 28, 2012 by mhae*

**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*

**Physics**

A rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 12.0 from the roof of a building that is 40.0 above the ground. Assume free fall. In how many seconds after being thrown does the rock strike the ground? What is the speed of the rock just before it strikes the ground? The ...
*September 19, 2006 by Morgan*

**General Physics 221**

During heavy rain, a section of a mountainside measuring 2.5 km horizontally, 0.80 km up along the slope, and 2.0m deep slips into a valley in a mud slide. Assume that the mud ends up uniformly distributed over a surface area of the valley measuring 0.40km x 0.40km and that ...
*August 22, 2010 by Mike*

**Statistics**

A local McDonald's manager will return a shipment of hamburger buns if more than 10% of the buns are crushed. A random sample of 81 buns finds 13 crushed buns. A 5% significance test is conducted to determine if the shipment should be accepted. The p value for this situation ...
*October 26, 2012 by Meep*

**AP Statistics**

A local McDonald's manager will return a shipment of hamburger buns if more than 10% of the buns are crushed. A random sample of 81 buns finds 13 crushed buns. A 5% significance test is conducted to determine if the shipment should be accepted. The p value for this situation ...
*October 31, 2012 by Meep*

**Physics**

Three blocks on a frictionless horizontal surface are in contact with each other A force F is applied to block 1 (m1) Draw a free body diagram for each block ok for the diagram is the force F applied horizontal to mass one does this force act on m2 all the blocks are lines up ...
*July 11, 2009 by Physics*

**chemistry**

The decomposition of an aldehyde solution in carbon tetrachloride is a first order reaction with a rate constant of 1.20 x 10-3 min-l. If we start with [aldehyde] = 0.0500 molar, what will the concentration be 150 minutes later? a. 0.00900 M b. 0.0418 M c. 0.00926 M d. 0....
*February 17, 2012 by Dom*

**Phisics (Urgent)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!**

A small block of mass m=1 kg glides down (without friction) a circular track of radius R=2 m, starting from rest at height R. At the bottom of the track it hits a massless relaxed spring with spring constant k= 9 N/m, which starts to be compressed as the block continues to ...
*January 12, 2014 by Anonimus*

**physics**

1. How far (in meters) must a 600 kg pile driver fall, if it is to do 14000 J of work? 2. A spring whose spring constant is 150 N/m is compressed 0.800 m. What speed (in meters/second) can it give to a 0.600 kg ball when released? 3. A 550 N crate rests on the floor. How much ...
*July 7, 2010 by Ricky*

**physics**

1. How far (in meters) must a 600 kg pile driver fall, if it is to do 14000 J of work? 2. A spring whose spring constant is 150 N/m is compressed 0.800 m. What speed (in meters/second) can it give to a 0.600 kg ball when released? 3. A 550 N crate rests on the floor. How much ...
*July 7, 2010 by Ricky*

**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 (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 football is thrown to a moving receiver .the football leaves the quarterback's hands 1.75m above the ground with a velocity of 17.0m/s[25deg]if the receiver starts 12.0m away from the quarterback along the line of flight of the ball when is is thrown , what constant velocity...
*July 7, 2013 by jake*

**physics**

a football is thrown to a moving receiver .the football leaves the quarterback's hands 1.75m above the ground with a velocity of 17.0m/s[25deg]if the receiver starts 12.0m away from the quarterback along the line of flight of the ball when is is thrown , what constant velocity...
*July 7, 2013 by jake*

**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*

**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**

A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 13.0 m/s from the edge of the roof of a 20.0 m tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected. A.) What is the speed of the rock just ...
*September 10, 2011 by Walter*

**physics**

A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 13.0 from the edge of the roof of a 31.0 tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected What is the speed of the rock just before it ...
*September 13, 2011 by josh*

**physics**

A ball is thrown upward. After reaching a maximum height, it continues falling back to- ward Earth. On the way down, the ball is caught at the same height at which it was thrown upward.If the time (up and down) the ball remains in the air is 2.3 s, find its speed when it ...
*September 15, 2011 by margaret*

**Physics**

A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 17.0m/s from the edge of the roof of a 32.0m tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected. What is the speed of the rock just before...
*February 6, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 14.0m/s from the edge of the roof of a 25.0m tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected. What is the speed of the rock just before...
*September 7, 2014 by Deszlyn*

**physics**

A 70.5kg football player is gliding across very smooth ice at 2.05m/s . He throws a 0.470kg football straight forward. What is the player's speed afterward if the ball is thrown at 14.5m/s relative to the ground? What is the player's speed afterward if the ball is thrown at 14...
*December 3, 2013 by k*

**Physics**

A 69.5kg football player is gliding across very smooth ice at 2.15m/s . He throws a 0.470kg football straight forward. What is the player's speed afterward if the ball is thrown at 16.0m/s relative to the ground? What is the player's speed afterward if the ball is thrown at 16...
*May 27, 2014 by Jenna*

**Physics**

A 69.5kg football player is gliding across very smooth ice at 2.15m/s . He throws a 0.470kg football straight forward. A) What is the player's speed afterward if the ball is thrown at 16.0m/s relative to the ground? B) What is the player's speed afterward if the ball is thrown...
*May 27, 2014 by David*

**Physics **

A 69.5kg football player is gliding across very smooth ice at 2.15m/s . He throws a 0.470kg football straight forward. A) What is the player's speed afterward if the ball is thrown at 16.0m/s relative to the ground? B) What is the player's speed afterward if the ball is thrown...
*May 27, 2014 by HELP PLEASE*

**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*

**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**

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**

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*

**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*

**Chemistry**

A solution contains 0.0500 M Ca2 (aq) and 0.0350 M Ag (aq). What will be the concentration of Ca2 (aq) when Ag2SO4(s) begins to precipitate? What percentage of the Ca2 (aq) can be separated from the Ag (aq) by selective precipitation? -Solving the 1st one I got [Ca2+]= 5.03x10...
*April 6, 2012 by Jematormal91*

**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 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*

**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**

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**

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**

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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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**

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*

**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!! 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 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**

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*

**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 - 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**

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 *

**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*

**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.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**

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**

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 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**

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**

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**

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 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 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**

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 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*

**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**

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 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 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*

**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*

**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*