physics

posted by .

Tyler flies a spaceship at a constant velocity of 79% the speed of light or 0.790c. Use appropriate units: h for hour, m for meter. Note that β and γ have no units.

(a) The value of β = [(v)/(c)] ("beta") is

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Statistics

    Find Maximum Likelihood Estimator of Gamma Distribution Given: f(x; β) = [ 1/( β^2) ] * x * e^(-x/ β) for 0 < x < infinity EX = 2β and VarX = 2(β^2) Questions: 1/First, I believe this is a gamma distribution …
  2. Precalc

    If α, β, and γ are direction angles for a vector in three dimensions and cos α = 0.6 and cos β = 0.7, find cos γ
  3. mechanics (calculating plane speed and climb angle

    Two radar stations A and B, are separated by the distance a = 500 m, track the plane C by recording the angles α and β at 1-second intervals. If three successive readings are t (s) 9 10 11 α 54.80◦ 54.06◦ …
  4. physics (speed of plane by radar)

    The radar stations A and B, separated by the distance a = 500 m, track the plane C by recording the angles α and β at 1-second intervals, If three successive readings are shown in the table,calculate the speed v of the plane …
  5. math

    The roots of the polynomial f(x)=2x3+20x2+201x+2013 are α,β and γ. What is the value of −(α+1)(β+1)(γ+1)?
  6. physics

    A calorie is unit of heat or energy and it equals about 4.2J, where 1J= 1 kgm2/s2. Suppose we employ a system of units in which the unit of mass α kg, the unit of length β m & the unit of time γ s. Show that a calorie …
  7. math

    Complex numbers α and β satisfy αα¯=ββ¯=−17,α+β=7i. What is the value of αβ?
  8. Pure Mathematics

    4) The roots of the equation z^2+2z+4=0 are denoted by α and β. a) find α and β in the form re^iθ, giving the values of r and θ b) Using de Moivre's Theorem, show that α^3=β^3. c) find the exact …
  9. Trigonometry

    find the exact value of tan 2β if sin β=5/13 (β in quadrant II)
  10. Pre-calculus

    Derive an identity that transforms sin(α+β+γ) into a sum of products of sines and/or cosines of the individual numbers α, β, γ.

More Similar Questions