physics

posted by .

A car that is initially at rest at the top of a roller-coaster track moves down the track without friction. What must be the maximm initial height from which the car descends so that it will not fly off the 10-m-high circular hill at the bottom?

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Physics

    A roller coaster car of mass 1000kg is riding along a track from point A to point C. (point A is 75m high, B is 50m high and C is 100m high, so that there are a total of three hills.) the final velocity at point C is 10m/s a) Assume …
  2. physics help

    1. A roller coaster car starts from rest and rolls down a frictionless track, reaching speed fv at the bottom. a. If you want the car to go two times as fast at the bottom, by what factor must you increase the height of the track?
  3. energy conservation

    A car that is initially at rest at the top of a roller-coaster track moves down the track without friction. What must be the maximm initial height from which the car descends so that it will not fly off the 10-m-high circular hill …
  4. Physics!

    A roller coaster track is designed so that the car travels upside down on a certain portion of the track, as shown in Figure P5.20. What is the minimum speed the roller coaster can have without falling from the track?
  5. Science

    Amber visits a theme park that has a roller coaster that travels upside down. Which of the following is the best explanation for why the roller coaster car stays in contact with the track when it travels upside down?
  6. physics

    A roller coaster track is designed so that the car travels upside down on a certain portion of the track as shown in the figure below. What is the minimum speed the roller coaster can have without falling from the track?
  7. Physics

    Steel Phantom is a roller coaster in Pennsylvania that, like the Desperado in Nevada, has a vertical drop of 68.6m Suppose a roller-coaster car with a mass of 1000 kg travels from the top of that drop without friction. The car then …
  8. Physics

    A roller coaster works by gravitational energy. The coaster car is pulled up to a high point and then released, rolling downwards on the track through all manners of curves and loops. I have a short roller coaster car that I pull up …
  9. Physics

    A very large roller coaster has an initial hill that has an 85 m drop. Note that a roller coaster has no engine. After being pulled up the first hill by a chain the train moves along the track with only gravity, normal forces due to …
  10. Physics

    A very large roller coaster has an initial hill that has an 85 m drop. Note that a roller coaster has no engine. After being pulled up the first hill by a chain the train moves along the track with only gravity, normal forces due to …

More Similar Questions