Algebra

suppose a pendulum use to show the rotation of the earth has a period of approximately 16.9 seconds. What is the length using formula T=2pi sq root L/32

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁
  1. just solve for L in

    2π√(L/32) = 16.9
    √(L/32) = 16.9/2π = 2.69
    L/32 = 7.23
    L = 231.51

    1. 👍
    2. 👎

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. physics

    A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 2.15 s. The temperature rises by 133 C°, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the change in the period of

  2. math

    The formula T=2*pi*sqrt[L/g] gives the period of a pendulum of length l feet. The period P is the number of seconds it takes for the pendulum to swing back and forth once. Suppose we want a pendulum to complete three periods in 2

  3. physics

    a pendulum is 0.75 meters long and has a period of 4.17seconds is this pendulum on the earth moon or mars?

  4. physics

    a simple pendulum has a period of 4.2sec. when the pendulum is shortened by 1 m the period is 3.7s. what is the acceleration of free fall g and the original length of the pendulum?

  1. physics

    A pendulum clock that works perfectly on Earth is taken to the Moon. (a)Does it run fast or slow there? (b) if the clock is started at 12:00:00 am, what will it read after one Earth day(24hrs)? Assume that the free-fall

  2. physics 2

    A simple pendulum is 8.00 m long. (a) What is the period of small oscillations for this pendulum if it is located in an elevator accelerating upward at 3.00 m/s2? (b) What is the period of small oscillations for this pendulum if

  3. wcccd

    The period p of a pendulum, or the time it takes for the pendulum to make one complete swing, varies directly as the square root of the length L of the pendulum. If the period of a pendulum is 1.3 s when the length is 2 ft, find

  4. Algebra 2

    The period of a pendulum is the time the pendulum takes to swing back and forth. The function L=0.81t^2 relates the length L in feet of a pendulum to the time t in seconds that it takes to swing back and forth. A convention center

  1. Science

    1. How does Earth’s rotation cause day and night? (1 point) As Earth rotates toward the east, the sun appears to rise in the west and set in the east. As Earth rotates toward the east, the sun appears to rise in the east and set

  2. Pre-Calculus

    The Period T, in seconds, of a pendulum depends on the distance, L, in meters, between the pivot and the pendulum's centre of mass. If the initial swing angle is relatively small, the period is given by the radical function

  3. math

    The formula T=2*pi*sqrt[L/32] gives the period of a pendulum of length l feet. The period P is the number of seconds it takes for the pendulum to swing back and forth once. Suppose we want a pendulum to complete three periods in 2

  4. physics

    A pendulum has a length of 1m. What is the period of this pendulum? What is the frequency of this pendulum? You measure the period of a pendulum and get 25s. What is the length of the pendulum?

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.