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October 26, 2016
Number of results: 25,128

**physics**

A horizontal spring attached to a wall has a force constant of 800 N/m. A block of mass 1.10 kg is attached to the spring and oscillates freely on a horizontal, frictionless surface as in the figure below. The initial goal of this problem is to find the velocity at the ...

*September 27, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A 22.8 kg turntable with a radius of 47 cm is covered with a uniform layer of dry ice that has a mass of 4.08 kg. The angular speed of the turntable and dry ice is initially 0.52 rad/s, but it increases as the dry ice evaporates. What is the angular speed of the turntable once...

*April 14, 2008 by Christina*

**Algebra 2**

As a rule of thumb, the power P (in horsepower) that a ship needs can be modeled by P = d^2/3 • s^3 / c where d is the ship’s displacement (in tons), s is the normal speed (in knots), and c is the Admiralty coefficient. If a ship displaces 30,090 tons, has a normal speed of 22...

*October 23, 2011 by jay*

**Physics Fluids**

Water is flowing through a rectangular channel that is 12 m wide with a speed of 0.75 m/s. The water then flows into four identical rectangular channels that have a width of 3.0 m. The depth of the water does not change as it flows into the four channels. What is the speed of ...

*April 6, 2015 by Drew*

**Physics**

On a frictionless table, a glob of clay of mass 0.54 kg strikes a bar of mass 1.24 kg perpendicularly at a point 0.27 m from the center of the bar and sticks to it. 1. If the bar is 1.02 m long and the clay is moving at 6.3 m/s before striking the bar, what is the final speed ...

*February 12, 2014 by Neomi*

**Physics**

A billiard ball of mass m = 0.150 kg hits the cushion of a billiard table at an angle of θ1 = 60.0° at a speed of v1 = 2.50 m/s. It bounces off at an angle of θ2 = 47.0° and a speed of v2 = 2.20 m/s. a) What is the magnitude of the change in momentum of the billiard ...

*February 27, 2011 by Em*

**physics**

A stone is tied to a string (length = 1.05 m) and whirled in a circle at the same constant speed in two different ways. First, the circle is horizontal and the string is nearly parallel to the ground. Next, the circle is vertical. In the vertical case the maximum tension in ...

*November 12, 2011 by nelson*

**math**

how do i solve this: a Train leaves Poughkeepsie to grand central station in NYC at an average speed of 40 mph. a half hour later an express train leaves poughkeepsie station to NYC at a speed of 50 mph. both trains arrive at NYC the same time. based on this info calculate the...

*November 12, 2011 by israel*

**physics**

You are traveling in a car toward a hill at a speed of 40.8 mph. The car's horn emits sound waves of frequency 243 Hz, which move with a speed of 340 m/s.The frequency with which the waves strike the hill is 254.7Hz and the frequency of the reflected sound waves you hear 271.2...

*March 31, 2012 by sara*

**Physics **

You have setup an experiment with two 50g masses attached to strings that are connected on opposite sides of a scale that measures weight in Newtons. a.) What is the reading on the scale? b.) The whole system is now moving to the left at a speed of 10m/s. What is the reading ...

*November 25, 2012 by Tim*

**physics**

A stone is tied to a string (length = 1.25 m) and whirled in a circle at the same constant speed in two different ways. First, the circle is horizontal and the string is nearly parallel to the ground. Next, the circle is vertical. In the vertical case the maximum tension in ...

*March 4, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physics**

1)Johnny Football throws a football straight up in the air. It travels to a maximum height of 7.1 m. It then falls and is caught at the exact location where it was released 2.4 seconds later. a) What was the ball's average speed during this entire toss? b) What was the ball's...

*September 21, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Physics Check**

A man leaves his house and begins walking in a straight line. After 2 hours he is ten miles from home. Calculate the man's average speed in terms of feet per second. (There are 3600 seconds in an hour and 5280 feet in a mile.) so i used Average speed=total distance traveled/ ...

*July 12, 2010 by Ariel*

**Physics**

A small utility car is pulled along a straight section of railroad tracks by a rope. When the ropepulls the car for 10 seconds the car reaches a final speed, after starting from rest, of 8m/s. Now the situation is modified slightly so that the rope pulls, just as hard as in ...

*February 13, 2011 by John*

**physics**

A car initially traveling eastward turns north by traveling in a circular path at uniform speed as in the figure below. The length of the arc ABC is 210 m, and the car completes the turn in 38.0 s. (a) What is the acceleration when the car is at B located at an angle of 35.0...

*October 25, 2011 by carlton*

**physics**

A car initially traveling eastward turns north by traveling in a circular path at uniform speed as in the figure below. The length of the arc ABC is 210 m, and the car completes the turn in 38.0 s. (a) What is the acceleration when the car is at B located at an angle of 35.0...

*October 25, 2011 by carlton*

**Physics**

A baggage carousel at an airport is rotating with an angular speed of 0.397 rad/s when the baggage begins to be loaded onto it. The moment of inertia of the carousel is 2440 kg·m2. Ten pieces of baggage with an average mass of 16.5 kg each are dropped vertically onto the ...

*January 27, 2014 by Sam*

**Physics**

A baggage carousel at an airport is rotating with an angular speed of 0.397 rad/s when the baggage begins to be loaded onto it. The moment of inertia of the carousel is 2440 kg·m2. Ten pieces of baggage with an average mass of 16.5 kg each are dropped vertically onto the ...

*January 27, 2014 by Ben*

**Algebra**

An air plane can travel 560 miles per hour with the wind and 480 miles per hour against the wind. Determine the speed of the plane in still air and the speed of the wind.

*March 28, 2013 by Lora*

**Physics**

A projectile is launched from the earth’s surface at initial speed v0 at angle θ0 with the horizontal. When the projectile is at its maximum height h, it has half the speed it had when it was at half its maximum height (h/2). At what angle was the projectile launched?

*September 13, 2014 by M*

**Algebra**

A raft was sent away from point A downstream. A patrol-boat left A 5 hour and 20 min later and caught up with the raft 20 km away from point A. What was the speed of the raft if the speed of the patrol-boat was 12 km/hour?

*March 27, 2016 by Anish Panda*

**physics**

1)As a sound source moves away from a stationary observer, the number of waves will. decrease 2)How fast should a car move toward you for the car's horn to sound 2.88% higher in frequency than when the car is stationary? The speed of sound is 343 m/s. fs(v-vd/v-vs) 343(1/1-987...

*April 6, 2008 by Jon*

**Physics**

A 0.250 kilogram box has a speed of 2m/s when it is 1.2 meters from a second mass. It is sliding on a table with a coefficient of friction of 0.20. The box collides and sticks to a 0.5kg box that sits on the end of the table, causing the boxes to fall. How fast are the boxes ...

*November 18, 2008 by Dan*

**mechanics- physics**

An electron moving at a speed of 5 x 10 raise to power 6m/s was shot through a sheet of paper which is 2.1 x 10 raise to power 4cm thick. The electron emerges from the paper with a speed of 2 x 10 raise to power 6 m/s. Find the time taken by the electron to pass through the ...

*January 6, 2013 by precious*

**mechanics- physics**

An electron moving at a speed of 5 x 10 raise to power 6m/s was shot through a sheet of paper which is 2.1 x 10 raise to power 4cm thick. The electron emerges from the paper with a speed of 2 x 10 raise to power 6 m/s. Find the time taken by the electron to pass through the ...

*January 6, 2013 by precious*

**mechanics- physics**

An electron moving at a speed of 5 x 10 raise to power 6m/s was shot through a sheet of paper which is 2.1 x 10 raise to power 4cm thick. The electron emerges from the paper with a speed of 2 x 10 raise to power 6 m/s. Find the time taken by the electron to pass through the ...

*January 6, 2013 by precious*

**mechanics- physics**

An electron moving at a speed of 5 x 10 raise to power 6m/s was shot through a sheet of paper which is 2.1 x 10 raise to power 4cm thick. The electron emerges from the paper with a speed of 2 x 10 raise to power 6 m/s. Find the time taken by the electron to pass through the ...

*January 6, 2013 by precious*

**Physics **

A small rocket is fired in a test range. It rises high into the air and soon runs out of fuel. On the way down it passes near an observer (sitting in a 21.5-m-high tower) who sees the rocket traveling at a speed of 35 m/s and moving in a vertical plane at an angle of 56° below...

*January 27, 2015 by Rose*

**math**

if a speedomter reads in lm per hour and the legal speed limit is 55mi/h and you want to know how fast she can drive ? would I multiply the 55 x 6 to get km Do you mean that it reads in km per hour? I never heard of an lm per hour. Why would you multiply by 6? yes I meant km I...

*March 21, 2007 by patti help*

**Pre-calculas**

Boat A leaves a dock headed due east at 1:00 PM traveling at a speed of 16 mi/hr. At 2:00 PM, Boat B leaves the same dock traveling due north at a speed of 18 mi/hr. Find an equation that represents the distance d in miles between the boats and any time t in hours for t≥...

*January 27, 2016 by Help Please*

**physics**

A 5kg mass is sliding at a speed of 7 m/s on horizontal sheet of frictionless ice when it smacks in to a wall of the ice rink. There are bumpers made of elastic springs placed along the wall for protection. The mass hits the bumper, compressing it by 5cm and momentarily comes ...

*December 26, 2011 by sand*

**physics**

A jet starts of at a point A and is flying horizontally. And person is standing at a point B on the ground which is to the right of point A. When the jet is directly over the person, the person hears sound coming from point A. The average air temp is 20 deg C. If the speed of ...

*March 7, 2008 by shan*

**Physics doppler effect**

A person standing close to a railroad crossing hears the whistle of an approaching train. He notes that the pitch of the whistle drops as the train passes by and moves away from the crossing. The frequency of the approaching whistle is 523 Hz, and drops to 491 Hz after the ...

*May 16, 2011 by Joan*

**physics**

The citizens of Paris were terrified during World War I when they were suddenly bombarded with shells fired from a long-range gun known as Big Bertha. The barrel of the gun was 36.6 m long and it had a muzzle speed of 1.48 km/s. When the gun's angle of elevation was set to 50...

*September 11, 2011 by abbie*

**Physics**

A boy is standing on a skateboard holding two 5.0 kg bowling balls. Initially they are moving to the left at a speed of 3.0 m/s. At one point the boy throws one ball to the right at 4.0 m/s causing his speed to increase. Before he can slow down, he throws the second ball to ...

*November 29, 2012 by Jordan*

**Physics**

A 6 kg block free to move on a horizontal, frictionless surface is attached to a spring. The spring is compressed 0.16 m from equi- librium and released. The speed of the block is 1.44 m/s when it passes the equilibrium po- sition of the spring. The same experiment is now ...

*January 5, 2014 by Name*

**Physics**

A 6 kg block free to move on a horizontal, frictionless surface is attached to a spring. The spring is compressed 0.16 m from equi- librium and released. The speed of the block is 1.44 m/s when it passes the equilibrium po- sition of the spring. The same experiment is now ...

*January 5, 2014 by Alex*

**Physics**

Starting from rest, a horse pull a 250-kg cart for a distance of 1,5km. it reaches a speed of 0,38m/s by the time it has walked 50,0m and then walks at constant speed.fictional force 260n.each gram of oats the horse eats releases 9kJ of energy. 10% of this can go into work the...

*May 8, 2014 by Marina*

**calculus help check and help **

if an object with mass m is dropped from rest, one model for its speed v after t seconds, taking air resistance into account is v= mg/c(1-e^(-ct/m)) where g is the acceleration due to gravity and c is a positive constant describing air resistance. a) calculate lim t->...

*April 16, 2014 by JuYoung*

**Physics**

A track is mounted on a large wheel that is free to turn with negligible friction about a vertical axis. A toy train of mass m = 0.140 is placed on the track and, with the system initially at rest, the train's electrical power is turned on. The train reaches a steady speed of ...

*January 16, 2014 by Josh*

**Physics**

At the instant a traffic light turns green, a car starts moving with a constant acceleration a of 3.05 m/s^2. At the same time a truck, traveling with a constant speed of 10.15 m/s, overtakes and passes the car. How far beyond the traffic light will the car overtake the truck...

*October 8, 2007 by Lindsay*

**Physics**

You are driving at the speed of 33.4 m/s (74.7296 mph) when suddenly the car in front of you (previously traveling at the same speed) brakes. Considering an average human reaction, you press your brakes 0.484 s later. Assume that the brakes on both cars are fully engaged and ...

*January 8, 2011 by Chris*

**Physics HELP!**

At what minimum speed must a roller coaster be traveling when upside down at the top of a circle if the passengers are not to fall out? I'm having trouble understanding what it means by minimum speed. I know that at the top there are two forces, the force of gravity and the ...

*December 25, 2010 by James*

**Physics **

Relative to the center of the Earth, the position of the Moon can be approximated by (t) = r [cos (ωt) + sin (ωt) ], where r = 3.84 108 m and ω = 2.46 10-6 radians/s. (a) Find the magnitude and direction of the Moon's average velocity between t = 0 and t = 3.12 ...

*October 15, 2011 by Anmol*

**physics**

The system shown in the figure below consists of a m1 = 5.52-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m2 = 2.76-kg block.The pulley is a uniform ...

*March 24, 2013 by Nicole*

**physics**

The system shown in the figure below consists of a m1 = 5.52-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m2 = 2.76-kg block.The pulley is a uniform ...

*March 24, 2013 by Nicole*

**physics**

The system shown in the figure below consists of a m1 = 5.52-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m2 = 2.76-kg block.The pulley is a uniform ...

*March 24, 2013 by Nicole*

**physics**

The system shown in the figure below consists of a m1 = 5.52-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m2 = 2.76-kg block.The pulley is a uniform ...

*March 24, 2013 by Nicole*

**physics**

The system shown in the figure below consists of a m1 = 5.52-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m2 = 2.76-kg block.The pulley is a uniform ...

*March 24, 2013 by Nicole*

**physics**

The system shown in the figure below consists of a m1 = 5.52-kg block resting on a frictionless horizontal ledge. This block is attached to a string that passes over a pulley, and the other end of the string is attached to a hanging m2 = 2.76-kg block.The pulley is a uniform ...

*March 24, 2013 by Nicole*

**Engineering **

A physics major is working to pay his college tuition by performing in a traveling carnival. He rides a motorcycle inside a hollow transparent plastic sphere. After gaining sufficient speed, he travels in a vertical circle with a radius of 13.4 . The physics major has a mass ...

*April 28, 2013 by Lama*

**Physics (Rotation)**

In the figure, wheel A of radius rA is coupled by belt B to wheel C of radius rC. The angular speed of wheel A is increased from rest at a constant rate α. Find the time needed for wheel C to reach angular speed ω assuming the belt does not slip. (Hint: If the belt ...

*April 12, 2014 by Anon*

**Math**

Running at the average speed of 400m/min, Drake dashed to the end of the course. He then walked back to his starting position at an average rate of 80m/min. How long was the course if it took him 6 minutes to make the dash and walk back? Time = distance ÷ speed so if d is the ...

*March 30, 2016 by PleaseCheckMyAnswer*

**PHYSICS HELP**

A team of dogs is pulling a sled that has a load of 2500 kg at a constant speed of 5.0 m/s. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the snow is 0.10. What is the horizontal force the dogs are exerting on the loaded sled? The horizontal force is equal to the ...

*October 16, 2006 by Suzanne*

**Physics**

A stone is tied to a string (length = 0.450 m) and whirled in a circle at the same constant speed in two different ways. First, the circle is horizontal and the string is nearly parallel to the ground. Next, the circle is vertical. In the vertical case the maximum tension in ...

*October 24, 2010 by Jennifer*

**AP Physics**

A stone is tied to a string (length = 0.450 m) and whirled in a circle at the same constant speed in two different ways. First, the circle is horizontal and the string is nearly parallel to the ground. Next, the circle is vertical. In the vertical case the maximum tension in ...

*October 24, 2010 by PLEASE HELP *

**AP Physics**

A stone is tied to a string (length = 0.450 m) and whirled in a circle at the same constant speed in two different ways. First, the circle is horizontal and the string is nearly parallel to the ground. Next, the circle is vertical. In the vertical case the maximum tension in ...

*October 26, 2010 by AP Physics*

**Physics**

A stone is tied to a string (length = 0.800 m) and whirled in a circle at the same constant speed in two different ways. First, the circle is horizontal and the string is nearly parallel to the ground. Next, the circle is vertical. In the vertical case the maximum tension in ...

*November 25, 2010 by Xavier*

**Physics**

A stone is tied to a string (length = 0.700 m) and whirled in a circle at the same constant speed in two different ways. First, the circle is horizontal and the string is nearly parallel to the ground. Next, the circle is vertical. In the vertical case the maximum tension in ...

*September 25, 2014 by Anon*

**physics**

A stone is tied to a string (length = 0.945 m) and whirled in a circle at the same constant speed in two different ways. First, the circle is horizontal and the string is nearly parallel to the ground. Next, the circle is vertical. In the vertical case the maximum tension in ...

*October 8, 2016 by court*

**Physics**

A stone is tied to a string (length = 0.600 m) and whirled in a circle at the same constant speed in two different ways. First, the circle is horizontal and the string is nearly parallel to the ground. Next, the circle is vertical. In the vertical case the maximum tension in ...

*October 20, 2016 by Sam*

**Physics**

A regulation volleyball court is L = 18.0 m long and a regulation volleyball net is d = 2.43 m high. A volleyball player strikes the ball a height h = 1.76 m directly above the back line, and the ball's initial velocity makes an angle q = 55° with respect to the ground. From ...

*November 12, 2007 by Lindsay*

**Physics help please****

A water pipe having a 2.1 cm inside diameter carries water into the basement of a house at a speed of 0.88 m/s and a pressure of 169 kPa. The pipe tapers to 1.0 cm and rises to the second floor 7.1 m above the input point. (a) What is the speed at the second floor? ? m/s (b) ...

*November 24, 2008 by kelsey*

**physics**

A student stands at the edge of a cliff and throws a stone horizontally over the edge with a speed of 16.0 m/s. The cliff is h = 25.0 m above a flat horizontal beach, as shown in the figure below. How long after being released does the stone strike the beach below the cliff? s...

*February 4, 2016 by joanna*

**pysics**

A student stands at the edge of a cliff and throws a stone horizontally over the edge with a speed of 16.0 m/s. The cliff is h = 25.0 m above a flat horizontal beach, as shown in the figure below. How long after being released does the stone strike the beach below the cliff? s...

*February 5, 2016 by lisa*

**physics **

As part of an exercise program, a woman walks south at a speed of 2.00 m/s for 60.0 minutes. Then she turns around and walks north a distance 3000 m in 25.0 minutes. (a) What is the woman's average velocity during her entire motion? (b) What is the woman's average speed during...

*February 26, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

An object is traveling along the x axis so that its speed is given by v(t)=t^2-7t+10 m/s. (a) Find the times when the object is at rest. (b) Find the acceleration at both of these times. Interpret the acceleration in terms of the motion of the object, ie whether the object is ...

*May 14, 2013 by Elliott*

**Calculus**

An object is traveling along the x axis so that its speed is given by v(t)=t^2-7t+10 m/s. (a) Find the times when the object is at rest. (b) Find the acceleration at both of these times. Interpret the acceleration in terms of the motion of the object, ie whether the object is ...

*May 15, 2013 by Mike*

**physics**

A baseball is hit with a speed of 27 meters per second at an angle of 45 degrees. It lands on the flat roof of a 13 meter tall building. If the ball was hit when it was 1 meter above the ground, what horizontal distance does it travel before it lands on the building? A long ...

*November 23, 2011 by Bart*

**physics**

Ball A is dropped from the top of a building of height h at the same instant that ball B is thrown vertically upward from the ground. When the balls collide, they are moving in opposite directions, and the speed of A is twice the speed of B. At what height does the collision ...

*August 10, 2014 by Jessica*

**Physics 12**

First question I'm having trouble with: -An arrow is shot at a target 60m away (horiz), and 24m high (vert) - [picture of uneven trojectary is given] Find the arrow's initial speed. Second one goes something like this: - Car is traveling 170km/h down a road, and a radar gun on...

*March 25, 2008 by Joe Seppe*

**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 *

**chem**

A high-speed chase captured on a surveillance camera showed the suspect running a red light at an intersection. The suspect vehicle collided with a vehicle that had just turned into the path of his car. The tape shows that it took the car 0.546 s to cross the intersection, ...

*February 13, 2013 by tammy*

**PHYSICS**

the diagram shows a skateboarder starting a run from Position P (2.5m) at 2.6 m/s. The mass of the skateboarder system (boarde + board) = 74.5kg. Assume that frictional forces can be ignored. a)calculate the speed of the skateboarder at position a(1.5 m) total Emechanical = Ek...

*January 30, 2010 by Sarah N H*

**Physics**

In deep space (no gravity), the bolt (arrow) of a crossbow accelerates at 187m/s^2 and attains a speed of 114m/s when it leaves the bow. For how long is it accelerated? Answer in units of m/s What speed will the bolt have attained 2.8 sec after leaving the crossbow? Answer in ...

*September 16, 2012 by Emily*

**Physics**

A 61 kg skier on level snow coasts 184 m to stop from a speed of 12.0 m/s (A) use the work energy principle to find the coefficient of kinetic friction between the skis and the snow. B) suppose a 75 kg skier with twice the starting speed coasted the same distance before ...

*June 22, 2009 by Sarah*

**Physics**

A motorist drives along a straight road at a constant speed of 16.5 m/s. Just as she passes a parked motorcycle police officer, the officer starts to accelerate at 3.50 m/s2 to overtake her. Assume that the officer maintains this acceleration. (a) Determine the time it takes ...

*October 11, 2009 by Becky*

**physics**

65.0-kg person throws a .045kg snowball forward with a ground speed of 30.0 m/s. a second person with a mass of 60.0-kg catches the snowball. both people are on skates. the first person is intially moving forward wit ha speed of 2.50 m/s and the second person is initially at ...

*November 2, 2010 by bailey*

**physics**

Find the value of the magnetic field necessary to cause a proton moving at a speed of 2.50 ×10^3 m/s to go into a circular orbit of 15.5-cm radius. An electron has an energy of 100 eV as it enters a magnetic field of 3.50 × 10−2 T. Find the radius of the orbit. A ...

*July 24, 2011 by Kayla*

**physics**

a typical automobile has a maximum deceleration of about 7m/s2, the typical reaction time to engage the brakes is 0.50s. A school board sets the speed limit in a school zone to meet the condition that all cars should be able to stop in a distance of 4 m. a) what maximum speed ...

*September 12, 2012 by amanda and leah*

**Physics**

The top of the pool table is 0.770 m from the floor. The placement of the tape is such that 0 m is aligned with the edge of the table (as shown). The winner of the competition wants to know if he has broken the world record for the break shot of 32 mph (about 14.3 m/s). If ...

*February 13, 2015 by Breauna*

**physical science**

A car is driving at an average speed of 100km/hr for 2 hours, then drives an average of 50.0km/hr for one hour. what was the average speed of the 3 hours? 100.0km/h 100.0km/h +50.0km/h =250.0km/3h 250.0km/3h divided by 3h =83.3km/h

*June 15, 2015 by Teresa*

**maths**

A car completes a trip in 20 minutes. for the first half of the trip the speed of the car was 100km/h and the speed for the second half of the trip was 90km/h. How far did the car travel (in km) if the distance for the first part is the same as the second part

*April 14, 2016 by lala*

**Math**

Mr Thomas took 2hr to drive from Tokyo to Osaka.He then took another 4hr to complete the remaining 2/3 of the journey to Fukushima.His average speed for the 210km long journey was 35km/h. 1. If he reached Osaka at 12:30,at what time did Mr Thomas arrive at Fukushima? 2. What ...

*March 27, 2012 by Kimi*

**Physics**

A model rocket rises with constant acceleration to a height of 3.1 m, at which point its speed is 26.0 m/s. A.) How much time does it take for the rocket to reach this height? B.) What was the magnitude of the rocket's acceleration? C.) Find the height of the rocket 0.15 s ...

*September 14, 2015 by Amanda*

**Mechanics (M1) A level?**

A block moves on a rough slope of length 10 m inclined at 30 degrees to the horizontal. The coefficiebt of friction between the block and the slope is 0.4. The block starts from rest at the top of the slope. a) Find the speed at which the block reaches the bottom of the slope...

*April 29, 2012 by Jat*

**science**

A runner whose mass is 49 kg accelerates from a stop to a speed of 6 m/s in 3 seconds. (A good sprinter can run 100 meters in about 10 seconds, with an average speed of 10 m/s.) (a) What is the average horizontal component of the force that the ground exerts on the runner's ...

*July 17, 2014 by samantha*

**Physics**

A proton, moving with a velocity of vi, collides elastically with another proton that is initially at rest. Assuming that after the collision the speed of the initially moving proton is 2.90 times the speed of the proton initially at rest, find the following. (a) the speed of ...

*November 8, 2015 by PersonWhoNeedsHelp*

**PHY**

Eris, the largest dwarf planet known in the Solar System, has a radius R = 1200 km and an acceleration due to gravity on its surface of magnitude g = 0.77 m/s2. (a) Use these numbers to calculate the escape speed from the surface of Eris. 1360 m/s correct answer. (b) If an ...

*July 5, 2012 by abc*

**Physics**

A hockey player is standing on his skates on a frozen pond when an opposing player, moving with a uniform speed of 2.0 m/s, skates by with the puck. After 2.00 s, the first player makes up his mind to chase his opponent. If he accelerates uniformly at 0.10 m/s2, determine each...

*September 11, 2013 by <3*

**GEN MATH**

Solve the ff. problems below. Show your complete solution: 1.) A number added to four times its reciprocal is equal to the sum of 3/2 and the quotient of two or more than three times the same number and four. 2.) A car travelled the first 240 kilometers at a certain speed and ...

*July 31, 2016 by lab*

**Physics**

A 275-gram ball bounces off a wall. The ball stays in a horizontal plane throughout the motion. The ball strikes the wall with a speed of 4.50 m/s at an angle of 𝜃 = 35.0o relative to the wall and rebounds with the same speed at the same angle. If the ball is in ...

*May 27, 2014 by Tim*

**physics**

A bullet is fired through a wooden board with a thickness of 10.0 cm. The bullet hits the board perpendicular to it, and with a speed of +390 m/s. The bullet then emerges on the other side of the board with a speed of +234 m/s. Assuming constant acceleration (rather, ...

*May 21, 2015 by sandy*

**Physics/Science**

A startled armadillo leaps upward rising 0.547 m in the first 0.202 s. (a) What is its initial speed as it leaves the ground? _____m/s (b) What is its speed at the height of 0.547 m? _____m/s (c) How much higher does it go? _____m Use distance vs time: d=vi*t - 1/2 g t^2 solve...

*January 25, 2007 by TechnoBoi11*

**physics**

a uranium-238 nucleus may stay in one piece for billions of years, but later it decays into an a particle of mass 6.64 x 10^-27 and a thorium-234 nucleus of mass 3.88 x 10^-25. The decay process itself is extremely fast (about 10^-20 s). Suppose the uranium nucleus was at rest...

*February 7, 2011 by Susmitha*

**Physics**

A 46.0 kg man stands on a spring scale in an elevator. Starting from rest, the elevator ascends, attaining its maximum speed of 1.85 m/s in 1.07 s. It travels with this constant speed for the next 6.80 s. The elevator then slows down (undergoes a uniform acceleration in the ...

*September 9, 2011 by Elisabeth*

**chem 101**

In an electron microscope the electrons generate the image. For one of the scanning electron microscopes in our Central Analytical Facility, the electrons are accelerated to have a kinetic energy of 200,000 eV. Electrons with this kinetic energy have a velocity of 2.67 x 10^8 ...

*April 15, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics Classical Mechanics**

Consider a rocket in space that ejects burned fuel at a speed of vex= 1.5 km/s with respect to the rocket. The rocket burns 8 % of its mass in 280 s (assume the burn rate is constant). (a) What is the speed v of the rocket after a burn time of 140.0 s? (suppose that the rocket...

*December 8, 2013 by Andy*

**Physics**

You kick a ball off the ground with a horizontal speed of 16 m/sec and a vertical speed of 20.7 m/sec. 1. The ball reaches it's highest point how many seconds after it is kicked. 2. It reaches the ground how many seconds after it is kicked.

*October 3, 2014 by Mack K*

**physics**

The largest tension that can be sustained by a stretched string of linear mass density μ, even in principle, is given by τ = μc2, where c is the speed of light in vacuum. (This is an enormous value. The breaking tensions of all ordinary materials are about 12 ...

*March 2, 2015 by barýþ*