Physics

A 2.50 g bullet, traveling at a speed of 435 m/s, strikes the wooden block of a ballistic pendulum, as shown. The block has a mass of 270 g.


(a) Find the speed of the bullet/block combination immediately after the collision.
m/s

(b) How high does the combination rise above its initial position?
m

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 55
asked by Will

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Physics

    A 2.50g bullet, traveling at a speed of 425m/s, strikes the wooden block of a ballistic pendulum. The block has a mass of 270g (a) find the speed of the bullet/block combination immediately after the collision (b) how high does

    asked by CJ on March 2, 2007
  2. AP PHYSICS MECH.

    A 5.00 g bullet moving at 648 m/s strikes a 670 g wooden block at rest on a frictionless surface. The bullet emerges, traveling in the same direction with its speed reduced to 440 m/s. A 5.00 g bullet moving at 648 m/s strikes a

    asked by vm on February 12, 2011
  3. physics

    A 3.67-g bullet, traveling at a speed of 484 m/s, strikes the wooden block of a ballistic pendulum, such as that in Figure 7.14. The block has a mass of 186 g. (a) Find the speed of the bullet/block combination immediately after

    asked by Tyler on January 19, 2017
  4. Physics

    A 2.86-g bullet, traveling at a speed of 452 m/s, strikes the wooden block of a ballistic pendulum, such as that in Figure 7.14. The block has a mass of 230 g. (a) Find the speed of the bullet/block combination immediately after

    asked by Candice on December 4, 2014
  5. Physics

    A 3.30-g bullet, traveling at a speed of 492 m/s, strikes the wooden block of a ballistic pendulum, such as that in Figure 7.14. The block has a mass of 232 g. (a) Find the speed of the bullet/block combination immediately after

    asked by Kristi on August 5, 2011
  6. physics

    here is my question: A bullet with a mass of 6.00 g is fired through a 1.25 kg block of wood on a frictionless surface. The initial speed of the bullet is 896 m/s, and the speed of the bullet after it exits the block is 435 m/s.

    asked by physics on March 11, 2009
  7. physics

    a 16.0-g bullet is shot into a wooden block at rest with mass 4550g on a frictionless surface. the block moves 1.20m/s after the bullet strikes and becomes lodged in the block. find the speed of the bullet before striking the

    asked by tommy on April 7, 2015
  8. physics

    A 16.0-g bullet is shot into a wooden block at rest with mass 4550 g on a frictionless surface. The bullet strikes and is lodged in the block, causing is to slide at a speed of 1.20 m/s. Find the speed of the bullet (in m/s)

    asked by Matt on July 23, 2016
  9. physics

    A 2.50 g bullet, traveling at a speed of 485 m/s, strikes the wooden block of a ballistic pendulum, such as that in the figure below. The block has a mass of 275 g.

    asked by Anonymous on January 12, 2015
  10. Physics

    A bullet of mass is fired horizontally with speed at a wooden block of mass resting on a frictionless table. The bullet hits the block and becomes completely embedded within it. After the bullet has come to rest within the block,

    asked by Eden on October 18, 2010

More Similar Questions