# Physics

A race car starts from rest in the pit area and accelerates at a uniform rate to a speed of 35 m/s in 11s, moving on a circular track of radius 500 m.
Determine the tangential and centripetal components of the net force excreted on the car(by the ground) when it's speed is 15 m/s. the cars mass is 1100 kg.

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 1,465
1. Tangential force = (tangential acceleration) x (mass)
= (35/11)m/s^2*1100 = 3500 N

Centripetal force at 15 m/s = (V^2/R)*(mass)
= 15^2/500 x 1100 = 495 N

(It continues to rise as the car accelerates)

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 1

## Similar Questions

1. ### Physics

A race driver has made a pit stop to refuel. After refueling, he leaves the pit area with an acceleration whose magnitude is 6.0m/s 2 . After 4.0s he enters the main speedway. At the same instant, another car on the speedway and

2. ### Physics

Two cars start from rest at a red stop light. When the light turns green, both cars accelerate forward. The blue car accelerates uniformly at a rate of 3.6 m/s2 for 4.5 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 7.3

3. ### AP ECE Physics

A car at the Indianapolis-500 accelerates uniformly from the pit area, going from rest to 295 km/h in a semicircular arc with a radius of 190 m. Determine the tangential acceleration of the car when it is halfway through the turn,

4. ### physics

A car starts from rest and travels for 6.0 s with a uniform acceleration of +2.4 m/s2. The driver then applies the brakes, causing a uniform acceleration of −1.0 m/s2. If the brakes are applied for 3.0 s, determine each of the

1. ### physics

tad drops a cherry pit out the car window 1 m above the ground while traveling down the road at 18 m/s. a.how far, horizontally, from the initial dropping point will the pit hit the ground? b. if the car continues to travel at the

2. ### Physics

A tortoise and hare start from rest and have a race. As the race begins, both accelerate forward. The hare accelerates uniformly at a rate of 0.8 m/s2 for 4.4 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 13.5 seconds, before

3. ### physics

Two cars start from rest at a red stop light. When the light turns green, both cars accelerate forward. The blue car accelerates uniformly at a rate of 4.6 m/s2 for 4.4 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 8.5

4. ### physics

A car starts from rest and travels for 6.0s with a uniform acceleration of 2.7m/s ^2. The driver then applies the brakes, causing a uniform acceleration of -2.0m/s^2. If the brakes are applied for 2.0s, determine each of the

1. ### Physics- Acceleration

A car starts at rest and accelerates at a constant rate for 12 seconds to a speed of 30 m/s. a) What is the acceleration? b) What is the total distance traveled in these 12 seconds?

2. ### physics

In a quarter-mile drag race, two cars start simultaneously from rest, and each accelerates at a constant rate until it either reaches its maximum speed or crosses the finish line. Car A has an acceleration of 11.0 m/s2 and a

3. ### physics

A race car starts from rest on a circular track. The car increases its speed at a constant rate at as it goes 2.75 times around the track. Find the angle that the total acceleration of the car makes with the radius connecting the

4. ### physics

a race car starts from rest on a circular track.the car increases its speed at constant rate at as it goes 2.75 times around the track.find the angle that the total acceleration of the car makes with the radius connecting the