physical science
posted by pat .
A rock tied to a string is swung around in a circle with a radius of 10 ft. The centripetal acceleration is 16.9 ft/sec2. Calculate the speed of the rock.
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

chem, help please
A 0.580kg rock is tied to the end of a string and is swung in a circle with a radius of 0.500 meters. The velocity of the rock is 4.50 m/s. What is the centripetal force acting on the rock? 
physics
A rock tied to a string is swung around in a circle with a radius of 10 ft. The centripetal acceleration is 16.9 ft/sec2. Calculate the speed of the rock. 
physical science
A rock tied to a string is swung around in a circle at a constant speed of 25 ft/sec. The length of the string is 1.765 ft. Calculate the acceleration. = _____ . 354.1 ft/sec2 350 ft/sec2 14.16 ft/sec2 14 ft/sec2 
PHYSICS
8) A rock of mass 400 g is tied to one end of a string that is 2.0 m in length and swung around in a horizontal circle. It takes 2 s to complete one circle. a. Find the angular velocity of the rock just as the string breaks. b. At … 
Physics
A rock of mass m = 1.8 kg is tied to a string of length L = 2.4 m and is twirled in a vertical circle as shown in the figure below. The speed v of the rock is constant; that is, it is the same at the top and the bottom of the circle. … 
physics
A string under a tension of 50.0 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 2.50 m at a speed of 20.4 m/s. The string is pulled in and the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 1.00 m long and the speed of … 
physics
A string under a tension of 50.0 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 2.50 m at a speed of 20.4 m/s. The string is pulled in and the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 1.00 m long and the speed of … 
physics
A string under a tension of 42.6 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 2.47 m at a speed of 19.7 m/s. The string is pulled in and the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 1.13 m long and the speed of … 
Physics
A string under a tension of 68 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 3.7 m at a speed of 16.53 m/s. The string is pulled in, and the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 0.896 m long and the speed of … 
Physics
A string under a tension of 43 N is used to whirl a rock in a horizontal circle of radius 2.1 m at a speed of 15.89 m/s. The string is pulled in, and the speed of the rock increases. When the string is 0.948 m long and the speed of …