physics

posted by .

A 12 000-kg airplane launched by a catapult from an aircraft carrier is accelerated from 0 to
200 km/h in 3 s. (a) How many times the acceleration of gravity is the airplaneā€™s acceleration? (b)
What is the average force that the catapult exerts on the airplane?

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. physics

    a jet fighter plane is launched from a catapult on an aircraft carrier. it reaches a speed of 42 m/s at the end of the catapult in 2 sec. if the acceleration is constant, what is the length of the catapult?
  2. physics

    A steam catapult launches a jet aircraft (from rest) from the aircraft carrier John C. Stennis, giving it a speed of 160 mi/h in 2.40 s. Find the average acceleration of the plane. Assuming that the acceleration is constant, find the …
  3. physics

    A catapult with a spring constant of 1.0 104 newtons per meter is required to launch an airplane from the deck of an aircraft carrier. The plane is released when it has been displaced 0.50 meter from its equilibrium position by the …
  4. Physics

    A steam catapult launches a jet aircraft from the aircraft carrier John C. Stennis, giving it a speed of 205 mi/h in 3.00 s. (a) Find the average acceleration of the plane. (b) Assuming the acceleration is constant, find the distance …
  5. Physics

    A 12000 kg airplane launched by a catapult from an aircraft carrier is accelerated from 0 to 200 km/h in 3 s. (a) How many times the acceleration due to gravity is the airplane's acceleration?
  6. Physics

    A steam catapult launches a jet aircraft from the aircraft carrier John C. Stennis, giving it a speed of 190 mi/h in 2.70 s. a.) Find the average acceleration of the plane. b.) Assuming the acceleration is constant, find the distance …
  7. Physics

    A model airplane is flying in a horizontal circle with a constant speed. The initial radius of the circle is R. The boy holding the cord to which the airplane is attached, then decides to increase the length of the cord so that the …
  8. physics

    A steam catapult launches a jet aircraft from the aircraft carrier John C. Stennis, giving it a speed of 205 mi/h in 2.70 s. (a) Find the average acceleration of the plane. (b) Assuming the acceleration is constant, find the distance …
  9. physics

    A steam catapult launches a jet aircraft from the aircraft carrier John C. Stennis, giving it a speed of 205 mi/h in 2.70 s. (a) Find the average acceleration of the plane. (answer in m/s^2) (b) Assuming the acceleration is constant, …
  10. Physics

    A jet plane is launched from a catapult on an aircraft carrier. In 2.0 s it reaches a speed of 42 meters a second at the end of the catapult. Assuming the acceleration is constant, how far did it travel during those 2 seconds?

More Similar Questions