# Homework Help: Science: Physics

## Recent Homework Questions About Physics

**physics**

A small dog is trained to jump straight up a distance of 1.2 m. How much kinetic energy does the 7.2-kg dog need to jump this high? (The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s2.) Show your work for credit.

**Physics**

Huck Finn walks at a speed of 0.60 m/s across his raft (that is, he walks perpendicular to the raft’s motion relative to the shore). The raft is traveling down the Mississippi River at a speed of 2.20 m/s relative to the river bank. What is Huck’s velocity (speed and ...

**Physics**

A projectile is shot from the edge of a cliff 145m above ground level with an initial speed of 65.0 m/s at an angle of 37.0° with the horizontal. How far did the shot go horizontally?

**Physics**

Your gun is perfectly level with a monkey at a distance of 55 m. Your bullet is shot perfectly horizontal at a speed of v_0=38 m⁄s at the exact moment the monkey lets go of the branch. How far does the monkey fall before the bullet hits it?

**Physics**

During your trip in question 10, you encounter some construction. In 25 seconds, you have to slow from 70 mph to 55 mph. What is your acceleration in mph/s?

**Physics**

After today’s test, you are going to meet some friends at Disney World. The total distance to Disney World is 68 miles. If you make it there in 72 minutes, what is your average velocity in miles per hour?

**Physics**

Assume you have a canon aimed straight up. The cannonball is shot at a velocity of v_0=69 m/s. How high does the cannonball go? How much time does it take the cannonball to reach that height?

**Science**

Pls help me solve this question pls. A stone of mass 6.5kg is thrown vertically upward with velocity with 10m/s find a. the potential energy at the greatest height and the value of h .b the kinetic energy of reaching the ground again(g=10m/s2) in physics?

**physics**

A ball is thrown horizontally from a window 27 m above the ground. The ball strikes the ground at a point 80 m from the base of the building. The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s2. What is the resultant velocity of the ball just before it strikes the ground? 37.76 m/s 25...

**physics**

blood is pumped from the heart at a rate of 5.0l/min into the aorta (radius 1.0cm)determinethethe speed of the blood

**Physics**

Raft made of 2.2m long pine logs.Average diameter of logs 26cm.How many logs are needed to strap together to build raft to hold max 4 ?What percent of the logs is under water when you are on your raft in the water with your friend?

**Physics**

Raft made of 2.2m long pine logs.Average diameter of logs 26cm.How many logs are needed to strap together to build raft to hold max 4 people? What percent of the logs is under water when you are on your raft in the water with your friend?

**physics**

The distance between two successive crests of a certain transverse wave is 1.13 m. 20 crests pass a given point along the direction of travel every 18.6 s. Calculate the wave speed. Answer in units of m/s. So far I have gotten 1.22 for my answer by 20/18.6 x 1.13. I also tried...

**physics ap**

we'l find the time, t, for the ball to fall from the tabletop to the floor. use the equation Δy=viΔt+at^2/2. Take the vi to be zero and a to be 9.81 ±.02 m/s^2. you must first solve this equation for t. Δy=.922m what am i suppose to do with the acceleration because it has ...

**Physics**

A police car stopped at a set of lights has a speeder pass it at 100 km/h. If the police car can accelerate at 3.6 m/s^2, how long does it take to catch the speeder?

**Physics**

A hollow sphere has a uniform volume charge density of 4.61 nC/m3. The inner radius is a = 14.6 cm and the outer radius is b = 43.8 cm. What is the magnitude of the electric field at 21.9 cm from the center of the sphere? What is the magnitude of the electric field at 140. cm ...

**PHYSICS**

A window washer pulls herself upward using the bucket-pulley apparatus.. Part A) How hard must she pull downward to raise herself slowly at constant speed? The mass of the person plus the bucket is 80 kg . Part B) If she increases this force by 16 %, what will her acceleration...

**physics**

The cable supporting a 2150-kg elevator has a maximum strength of 2.2×104 N . What maximum upward acceleration can it give the elevator without breaking?

**Physics**

phobos, a moon of mars has maas of 1.08 x 10^16 kg, and an average radius of 1.35x10^4 m. calculate the gravitational field strength at the surface of phobos

**physics**

The drawing shows two blocks that are placed at the ends of a massless board. The board is balanced on a support that serves as an axis of rotation. The block on the left has a mass of 5.8 kg. What is the moment of inertia of this system about the axis of rotation?

**physics**

The drawing shows three objects rotating about a vertical axis. The mass of each object is given in terms of m0, and its perpendicular distance from the axis is specified in terms of r0. Rank the three objects according to their moments of inertia, largest to smallest.

**physics**

A hiker, who weighs 811 N, is strolling through the woods and crosses a small horizontal bridge. The bridge is uniform, weighs 3350 N, and rests on two concrete supports, one on each end. He stops 1/6 of the way along the bridge. What is the magnitude of the force that a ...

**Physics**

A hollow sphere has a uniform volume charge density of 4.61 nC/m3. The inner radius is a = 14.6 cm and the outer radius is b = 43.8 cm. What is the magnitude of the electric field at 21.9 cm from the center of the sphere? What is the magnitude of the electric field at 140. cm ...

**Physics**

Which is the best example of Newton's Third Law of Motion? A hockey puck sliding on the ice will keep going until it is hit by another player or hits the wall. It takes more force to move a large tractor trailer than it does to move a small sports car. A swimmer who jumps off ...

**Physics**

A charge of uniform linear density 2.89 nC/m is distributed along a long, thin, nonconducting rod. The rod is coaxial with a long conducting cylindrical shell with an inner radius of 6.23 cm and an outer radius of 15.5 cm. If the net charge on the shell is zero, what is the ...

**Physics**

There is a block of mass 1 on a frictionless surface attached to a string. The string goes over a frictionless pulley. The pulley is a hoop with a rotational inertia of I=MR^2. The other end of the string is attached to a hanging block of mass 2. The hanging block is then ...

**Physics**

An electron starts from rest travels a distance of 15 cm with constant acceleration and hits a television screen at a speed of 3×10^6 m/s .Calculate the acceleration of the electron.

**Physics**

What's is the change in the barometer I'd it is carried to the moon

**physics**

A glass cylinder with A diameter 12 cm has initial water level at 120 cm. When a ball I totally immersed in it,the water level rises to 135 cm. What is the volume of the ball immersed?

**physics**

A glass cylinder with a diameter 12 cm has initial water level at 120 cm. When a ball is totally immersed in it,the water level rises to 135 cm. What is the volume of the ball immersed?

**Physics**

A sample of CO2 occupies a volume of 3.50l at 125 kPa pressure,What pressure would the gas exert if the volume was decreased to 2.00l?

**physics**

The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 350 rev/min. When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings stops the wheel in 1.0 h. A) At the instant the flywheel is turning at 75 rev/min, what is the tangential component of the linear acceleration...

**physics - follow up question**

so, (3.75)(4) + (.5)(3.75)(49) or 106.875 radians that's not the correct answer, so is it just the second part to find the additional angle? (.5)(3.75)(49) = 91.875 but it too is incorrect, what am I missing?

**physics**

Starting from rest, a disk rotates about its central axis with constant angular acceleration. In 4.0 s, it has rotated 30 rad. Assuming that the acceleration does not change, through what additional angle will the disk turn during the next 7.0 s? I calculated the acceleration ...

**Physics**

A record turntable rotating at 33 1/3 rev/min slows down and stops in 36s after the motor is turned off. (a) Find its (constant) angular acceleration in revolutions per minute-squared. (b) How many revolutions does it make in this time? ------------------------------ I tried ...

**Physics**

Santa loses his footing and slides down a frictionless,snowy roof that is tilted at an angle of 27.0. If Santa slides 9.00 m before reaching the edge,what is his speed as he leaves the roof?

**Physics**

A thin copper plate of diameter 11.0 cm is charged to 9.00 nC. What is the strength of the electric field 0.1 mm above the center of the top surface plate?

**physics**

What is the quantity of thermal energy needed to 0,10kg convert ice at -10 degree Celsius into steam at 100 degree Celsius

**Statistics (elementary probability theory)**

In an examination 60 candidates offer maths, 80 offer english,and 50 offer physics, if 20 offer maths & english, 15 offer english & physics, 25 offer math & physics and 10 offer all the 3. How many students entered to the examination ?

**physics**

The surface shown is a square and has a side length of 14.0 cm. The electric field acting on this area has a magnitude of 180. N/C at an angle of 27.5°. Calculate the electric flux through the shown surface.

**Physics**

There is a rectangle of length 1.40 cm and width 6.10 cm in the xy-plane. If the electric field can be expressed by (100.[^(i)] +234 [^(k)]) N/C, what is the flux through the rectangle?

**Physics**

An object is placed 20.0 cm from a thin converging lens along the axis of the lens. If a real image forms behind the lens at a distance of 8.00 cm from the lens, what is the focal length of the lens?

**physics**

what is gravitational field of the earth?

**physics**

with what velocity must a body be thrown from earth surface so that it may reach a height 4Re the earth surface. given Re=6400km g=9.8m/s

**Physics**

The liquid in the open tube manometer is mercury, y1=3cm and y2 = 7cm. Atmospheric pressure is 980mbrs. (A) what is the absolute pressure at the bottom of the U-shape tube? (B) what is the absolute pressure in the open tube at a depth of 4 cm below the free surface? (C) what ...

**Physics**

A cylinder of fixed capacity44.8liters contains helium gas at standered temperature and pressure. What is tge amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of the gas in the cylinder by 15°C

**Physics 2 Please help**

The figure below shows two points in an E-field: Point 1 is at (X1,Y1) = (3,4) in m, and Point 2 is at (X2,Y2) = (12,9) in m. The Electric Field is constant, with a magnitude of 68 V/m, and is directed parallel to the +X-axis. The potential at point 2 is 588 V. Calculate the ...

**Physics**

Could you please check these? The work of which scientist(s) helped to explain light's ability to propagate through a vacuum? ++A. Maxwell B. Davisson and Germer C. Fresnel, Fraunhofer, and Arago D. Newton An object that has a height of 0.4 meter is placed at a distance of 0.7...

**Physics**

The value of the electric field at a distance of 86.9 m from a point charge is 74.9 N/C and is directed radially in toward the charge. What is the charge? The Coulomb constant is 8.98755 × 109 N · m2 /C 2 . Answer in units of C.

**Physics**

A particle with charge −5 µC is located on the x-axis at the point −4 cm , and a second particle with charge −6 µC is placed on the x-axis at 4 cm. What is the magnitude of the total electrostatic force on a third particle with charge 8 µC placed on the x-axis at 2 cm...

**physics**

The figure shows a jet engine suspended beneath the wing of an airplane. The weight of the engine is 12600 N and acts as shown in the figure. In flight the engine produces a thrust of 69100 N that is parallel to the ground. The rotational axis in the figure is perpendicular to...

**physics**

The drawing illustrates an overhead view of a door and its axis of rotation. The axis is perpendicular to the screen. There are four forces acting on the door, and they have the same magnitude. Rank the torque τ that each force produces, largest to smallest.

**Physics**

Small, slowly moving spherical particles experience a drag force given by Stokes' law: Fd = 6πηrv where r is the radius of the particle, v is its speed, and η is the coefficient of viscosity of the fluid medium. (a) Estimate the terminal speed of a spherical pollution ...

**physics**

An auto race takes place on a circular track. A car completes one lap in a time of 22.8 s, with an average tangential speed of 37.3 m/s. Find (a) the average angular speed and (b) the radius of the track.

**physics**

The earth spins on its axis once a day and orbits the sun once a year (365 1/4 days). Determine the average angular velocity (in rad/s) of the earth as it (a) spins on its axis and (b) orbits the sun. In each case, take the positive direction for the angular displacement to be...

**physics**

The table that follows lists four pairs of initial and final angles of a wheel on a moving car. The elapsed time for each pair of angles is 1.5 s. For each of the four pairs, determine the average angular velocity (magnitude and direction as given by the algebraic sign of your...

**physics**

A pitcher throws a curveball that reaches the catcher in 0.65 s. The ball curves because it is spinning at an average angular velocity of 350 rev/min (assumed constant) on its way to the catcher's mitt. What is the angular displacement of the baseball (in radians) as it ...

**physics**

A meter stick is rotated about the end labeled 0.00 cm, so that the other end of the stick moves through an arc length of 6.04 cm. Through what arc length s does the 25.0-cm mark on the stick move?

**physics, science!**

A child having a mass of 37 kg sits 0.2 m from the center of a merry-go-round that is rotating with a period of 36 s. What is the centripetal force acting on the child? What is the centripetal force in Newtons?

**physics, science!!!**

A child having a mass of 37 kg sits 0.2 m from the center of a merry-go-round that is rotating with a period of 36 s. What is the centripetal force acting on the child?

**physics, science**

What centripetal force is needed to keep a 10 kg object moving at a constant speed of 10 m/s in a circle having a radius of 11 m?

**Physics II**

1.given 30 m^3 of helium at 15 degree c and 1.0x10^5 Pa, determine the volume at -6 degree c and 5.6x10^4 Pa 2. if a mass of gas occupies 500 l at 16 degree c and 10^5 Pa,determine the volume at 38 degree c and 1.7x10^5 Pa. 3. Calculate the final temperature required to change...

**Physics II**

find the pressure at the bottom of a vessel 76cm deep when filled with a) water b)mercury (sp.g. 13.6)

**Physics II**

find the velocity of escape of water through a small opening in a broiler where the pressure is 10^6 Pa above atmospheric pressure, assumed h1=h2 and v1=0

**Physics II**

the velocity of water in a 4 cm diameter pipe is 2.0m/s.what is the velocity in a 2cm diameter pipe which connects with it,both pipes flowing full?

**Math, physics, chemistry**

calculate total ionic strength of solution in which concentration of CuSO4 and Al2(SO4)3 is 0.1 molar

**physics**

A screen is placed 50cm away from a slit lit by a monochromatic light of wavelength 690nm. The distance seperating the first dark fringe and the third dark fringe in the diffraction pattern is 3mm. Calculate the width of the slit.

**physics**

A monochromatic light of wavelength 587.5nm illuminates a slit of width 0.75mm. At what distance from the slit should a screen be placed so that the first dark fringe is at 0.85mm from the center of the diffraction pattern?

**PHYSICS**

A person was reported to have fallen 45.0 m from a balcony of an apartment building onto a ventilator box, crushing it to a depth of 4.10 m (Fortunately, the person walked away with only minor injuries). What was the magnitude of the acceleration of the person during the time ...

**physics**

a body of mass 2 kg moving with a speed of 10 m/s find its momentum

**Physics**

A baseball is thrown at 40 m/s. Jose Bautista hit it back in the opposite direction at a speed of 65 m/s. The ball is in contact for 1.2 ms. What distance does the ball travel while it is in contact with the bat?

**physics**

A water balloon is launched at a speed of 42 m/s and an angle of 36 degrees above the horizontal. The water balloon hits a tall building located 27 m from the launch pad. At what height above the ground level will the water balloon hit the building? Calculate the answer in ...

**Physics**

Determine the mass of 0.5m^3 of aluminum with relative density of 2.70.

**physics**

a brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 25 degrees to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 15 m/s. what is the velocity of the brick at the max height? (the answer is 13.6 but I don't understand why or how to do it) (i thought it would be 0m/s)

**Physics**

A car accelerates in the +x direction from rest with a constant acceleration of a1 = 1.76 m/s2 for t1 = 20 s. At that point the driver notices a tree limb that has fallen on the road and brakes hard for t2 = 5 s with a constant acceleration of a2 = -5.93 m/s2. Write an ...

**Physics**

A cylindrical conductor of length l and unifrom area of across section A has resistance R another conductor of length 2l and resistance R of the same material has area of across section

**physics**

A ball is thrown horizontally of a cliff. If the initial speed of the ball is 24.0 m/s and the cliff is 124.0 m high, how far from the base of the cliff will the ball land in the water below? Calculate the answer in meters (m) and rounded to three significant figures.

**physics**

Show beta cubic=2alpha and galma cubic =3alpha

**Physics**

If Upper B Overscript right-arrow EndScripts is added to Upper C Overscript right-arrow EndScripts equals 7.1 i Overscript ̂ EndScripts plus 3.1 j Overscript ̂ EndScripts, the result is a vector in the positive direction of the y axis, with a magnitude equal to that of Upper...

**Physics**

Two blocks,each of mass 3.0 kg are connected by a light cord and placed on a horizontal surfabe when a horizontal force of 20 newton is applied on a block an accn of 0.50 metre per second square is produced find(a)tensiom(b)force of friction which is same

**physics**

a truck of mass 5000kg is used to tow a jeep of mass 2500kg, the truck moves with a speed of 3.0ms(power -1) just before the towing rope becomes taut,calculate the speed of the truck just before the towing rope became taut,loss of kinetic energy of the system just after the ...

**physics**

a body British moving with a velocity of 20ms(power -1) collides with another body A, moving in the same direction on the same horizontal line with a velocity of 10ms (power -1).if the mass of the body A is three times the mass of body B, and the collision is perfectly elastic...

**Physics**

A positive charge magnitude q1=35.5 nc is located at origin. A negative charge q2= -4.5 nc is located on positive x axis at p= 16cm from origin. Calculate the location on the x axis in cm where electric field is zero. So far I know we set the eqns equal to each other K*q1/(x^2...

**physics**

Look at the graph below measuring the speed of a truck and answer the following 2 questions: a) If the graph represents speed, what is measured on the x and y axes? You need to specifically identify which axis is which. b) Based on what the y axis measures, explain the motion ...

**physics**

a uniform meter bar of mass 120kg is sup ported on two knife edges 30cm from its center, with a diagram calculate the reactions at these supports when a 160kg mass is suspended 20cm from the center of gravity of the bar towards the left end

**Physics**

The sum of two point charges is +11μC. When they are 2.7cm apart, each experiences a force of 224 N. Find the charges given that the force is: a) repulsive b)attraction

**physics**

A 200.0N steel box resting on a smooth surface is pushed to the right by a force of 50N, if the coefficients of starting and sliding friction are 0.74 and 0.53 respectively will the box move and if so what force isrequired to keep it moving at constant speed?

**Physics**

what is the distance that a satellite must be from Earths surface if it's period of rotation is 1 day? I really not sure where to even start..

**Grade 11 Physics: Forces**

A girl pushes a wooden box across a floor and exerts 140 N to keep the box moving at constant velocity. If the kinetic coefficient of friction is 0.55, find the mass of the box.

**Physics**

The initial velocity, the final velocity, and the time are given. Using one of the equations of kinematics, you can calculate the displacement directly. An airplane starts from rest and reaches a takeoff velocity of 60.0 m/s due north in 4.0 s. How far has it traveled before ...

**Physics urgent help please**

A rectangular coil 60mm × 40mm with 25 turns is positioned with its longer sides parallel to a long straight vertical wire carrying a current of 6.8A. The coil is placed so that its long sides and the vertical wire are in the same vertical plane, with the wire 40mm away from ...

**physics**

The mass of ball A is 10 kilograms and the mass of ball B is 5 kilograms. If the initial velocity is set to 3 meters per second for each ball, what is the final velocity of ball B if the final velocity of ball A is 2 meters per second?Use the elastic collision equation to find...

**Physics**

A girl runs up a stairway that is 6m high with a 500g book, her mass is 70kg. Take g=10m/s2 calculate (a) weight of the book (b) weight of the girl (c) the total work done by the girl when she reaches the top

**physics**

A typical car under hard braking loses speed at a rate of about 6 m/s2. The typical reaction time to engage the brakes is 0.50 s. A local school board sets the speed limit in a school zone such that all cars should be able to stop in 5.0 m. What maximum speed does this imply ...

**physics**

is the height of a ball be thrown directly related to the initial velocity? if i were to graph initial velocity as y and height as x,would it be a linear trend?

**physics**

A car traveling at 100 km/h strikes a tree. The front end of the car compresses and the driver comes to rest after traveling 0.85 m . What was the magnitude of the average acceleration of the driver during the collision? Express the answer in terms of "g's," where 1.00 g = 9....

**physics**

starting from rest, a car accelerates at a constant rate of 3 m/s^2for a time of 5 s; a. compute the velocity of the car at 1 s, 2 s,3 s, 4 s, and 5 s and plot these velocity values against time. b. compute the distance traveled by the car for these same times and plot ...

**Physics**

Two spheres are cut from a certain uniform rock. One has radius 3.54 cm. The mass of the other is 3 times greater. Find its radius.

**Physics**

The velocity graph of a particle moving along the x-axis is shown. The particle has zero velocity at t=0.00s and reaches a maximum velocity, vmax, after a total elapsed time, t total. If the initial position of the particle is x0 =6.22m, the maximum velocity of the particle is...

**physics**

A piece of copper ball of mass 20g at 200°c is placed in a copper calorimeter of mass 60g containing 50g of water at 30°c ignoring heat losses.calculate the final steady temperature of mixture.(specific heat capacity of water=4.2jg-1k-1)