# Homework Help: Science: Physics

## Recent Homework Questions About Physics

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calculate the kinetic energy of a. A 1kg trolley traveling at 2m/s. b. A 2g (0.002kg) bullet traveling at 400m/s. c. A 500kg car traveling at 72km/h.

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If a 71.0 kg , 1.70 m -tall human could jump to the same height compared with his length as the flea jumps compared with its length, how high could he jump, and what takeoff speed would he need?

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Two point charges each have a value of 3 μC and are 10 cm apart. What is the electric field at the midpoint between the two charges?

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Two point charges each have a value of 3 μC and are 10 cm apart. What is the electric field at the midpoint between the two charges?

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a 50 kg block is being pulled up a 37 degree incline with a force of 450 N applied parallel to the incline. The block moves at a constant velocity. What is the kinetic friction? power if the velocity is 1.5 m/s? acceleration if the applied force increases to 500N?

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I am really struggling with these 2 questions. Please help! 1)Mars has a mass of about 6.91 × 1023 kg, and its moon Phobos has a mass of about 9.8 × 1015 kg. If the magnitude of the gravitational force between the two bodies is 4.87 × 1015 N, how far apart are Mars and ...

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Two alpha particles (helium nuclei), each consisting of two protons and two neu- trons, have an electrical potential energy of 6.08×10−19 J. What is the distance between these par- ticles at this time? The Coulomb constant is 8.98755 × 109 N · m2/C2, the elemental charge ...

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At some distance from a point charge, the electric potential is 566.0 V and the magni- tude of the electric field is 246.0 N/C. Find the distance from the charge. The value of the Coulomb constant is 8.98755 × 109 N · m2/C2 and the acceleration due to gravity is 9.81 m/s2...

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1.A Speed Of A Bullet Of Mass 20g Is 200km/h. What Is The Kinectic Energy.

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A pendulum bob has its maximum speed as 5m/s at lowest position o. Calculate the height of the Bob above o,where its velocity is zero.

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A farmer builds three sections of a fence as shown in the figure where L = 10.00 m, and gets tired. Walking straight back to where he started, how far did he go. d=? Vector on Y-axis going to origin, L/2 vector going on Positive X Axis, vector going up L from the end of vector...

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Three vessels have different shapes, but the area of their bottom surface is the same, and all three are filled with water with the same depth (1.|_| 2.\_/ 3./_\ ). Rank the magnitudes of the net forces exerted by the water on the bottom surface.

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Many astronomers argue that the Earth and Moon should be considered a double planet,since the gravitational force by the sun on the Moon is approximately as big as that by the Earth on the moon.Using the data below for the Earth and Moon at the particular point in their orbits...

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Astronomers launch a satellite to explore a nearby asteroid that has come dangerously close to the earth.The satellite begins orbit around the earth,with an orbital radius 6.85 X 10^3 Km, before being moved to an orbit about the asteroid with a period of 9.06 X 10^3 S at a ...

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Astronauts in orbit appear to be 'weightless'.Suppose an astronaut with a mass of 154 KG including gear is in orbit in the space shuttle, a distance of 222 km above the Earth;s surface.Taking the Earth's radius to be 6371km, and its mass to be 5.97 X 10^24, A) What is the ...

Physics 20 Energy
A 85kg skydiver falls from an altitude of 3.5 X 10^3 M to an altitude of 1.10 X 10^3 m at constant speed.What is her change in potential energy?

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An athlete runs at a speed 5 m/s.How fast must he run to have 2.5 times the kinetic energy that he does at that speed?

Physics 20 Gravity
The kepler mission has recently discovered a number of rocky planets around the stars.Suppose one of these planets has a mass of 7.66 x 10^24 kg and radius of 6743 km.What is the acceleration due to gravity(that is gravitational field) on the surface of the exoplanet?

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A helicopter rises vertically with a constant upward acceleration of 0.40 m/s2 . As it passes an altitude of 20 m, a wrench slips out the door. A) How soon does the wrench hit the ground? B) At what speed does the wrench hit the ground?

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After solving a difficult physics problem, an excited student throws his book straight up. It leaves his hand at 2.5 m/s from 1.5 m above the ground. A) How much time does it take until the book hits the floor? B) What's its velocity then?

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You're approaching an intersection at 50 km/h (13.9 m/s ). You see the light turn yellow when you're 35 m from the intersection. Assume a reaction time of 0.6 s before braking begins and a braking acceleration of -3.0 m/s2. A) will you be able to stop at before the ...

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A stock car starts from rest at time t=0 with velocity (m/s) increasing for 4.0 s , according to the function Vx=1.4t2+1.1t. a) Find the car's velocity at the end of the 4.0 s interval. b) Find the average acceleration for this interval.

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A car travels a straight road at 140 km/h for 30 min then at 90 km/h for 10 min. It then reverses and goes at 90 km/h for 20 min. a) Find the average velocity for the entire trip. b) Find the average speed for the entire trip.

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The winner of the Kentucky Derby runs the 1.25-mile race in 2 minutes, 2.0 s. What's the horse's average speed in m/s? A Message from Your Instructor: Velocity refers to the displacement from the initial point to the final point. For the first part, determine where the car ...

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: a planet mass M is circling a star in an elliptical orbit it's velocity at R is 60000 m/s what is its velocity at RB? RB=8RA

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Two cars moves around a circle of circumference 20 m with speed of 5m/s and 15m/s, if the positions of these cars are observed every integer seconds, after how many seconds will the cars occupy the same position. Help me show step

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The 1205 kg physics dragster is traveing ay 35km(easy) when it hits the gas and accelerates at 12.5 m/s^2 for 3.25s. What is change in momentum during this time?

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an 88.kg fireman slides 5.9 meters down a fire pole. He holds the pole, which exerts a 520N steady resistive force on the fireman. At the bottom he slows down to a stop in 0.43m by bending his knees. determine the acceleration while stopping and the time it takes for the ...

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Consider two charges, where one (+1.90 nC) is at the origin and the other (-3.61 nC) is at the position x = 4.35 cm. Find the x-coordinate where a proton would experience zero net force.

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Given the figure above, if a = 5.53 cm and b = 4.15 cm, what would be the force (both magnitude and direction) on the 5.0 nC charge? its a rectangle with + 10nC top left, -10nC top right and 5.0 nC bottom right.

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C:\Users\100622325\Desktop\1.jpg Given the figure above, if a = 5.53 cm and b = 4.15 cm, what would be the force (both magnitude and direction) on the 5.0 nC charge?

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AN ELECTRIC FIELD 1500N AND MAGNETIC FIELD 0.40T ACT AT A,MOVING PROTRON TO PRODUCE NO FORCE.CALCULATE THE MINIMUM SPEED OF THE PROTRON.

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A 300v battery is connected across capacitors 3uF and 6uF in parallel. Evaluate the charge and energy stored in each capacitor

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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 the collision. (b) How high does the combination...

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A supersonic jet airplane passing directly overhead creates a shock wave that makes an angle of 51∘ with the horizontal. What is the speed of the airplane? I know that I need to use Sin(x)=c/v but keep getting an incorrect answer.

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A helicopter is ascending vertically with a speed of 5.20 m/s. At a height of 125 m above the Earth, a package is dropped from a window. How much time does it take for the package to reach the ground? [Hint: The package's initial speed equals the helicopter's.]

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After skiding down a snow-covered hill on an inner tube, Ashley is coasting across a level snowfield at a constant velocity of +2.5 m/s. Miranda runs after her at a velocity of +4.7 m/s and hops on the inner tube. How fast do the two of them slide across the snow together on ...

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A two-stage rocket moves in space at a constant velocity of +4660 m/s. The two stages are then separated by a small explosive charge placed between them. Immediately after the explosion the velocity of the 1240-kg upper stage is +5570 m/s. What is the velocity (magnitude and ...

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A 0.540-kg ball is dropped from rest at a point 2.30 m above the floor. The ball rebounds straight upward to a height of 1.10 m. Taking the negative direction to be downward, what is the impulse of the net force applied to the ball during the collision with the floor?

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A stream of water strikes a stationary turbine blade horizontally, as the drawing illustrates. The incident water stream has a velocity of +16.0 m/s, while the exiting water stream has a velocity of -16.0 m/s. The mass of water per second that strikes the blade is 41.0 kg/s. ...

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A catapult used to hold a stone of mass 500grammes is extended by 2cm with an applied force F. if the stone leaves with a velocity 40ms-1, the value of F is.

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Two particles are moving along the x axis. Particle 1 has a mass m1 and a velocity v1 = +4.3 m/s. Particle 2 has a mass m2 and a velocity v2 = -6.3 m/s. The velocity of the center of mass of these two particles is zero. In other words, the center of mass of the particles ...

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The drawing shows three particles that are moving with different velocities. Two of the particles have mass m, and the third has a mass 2m. The third particle has a velocity of v3 = +5.1 m/s. At the instant shown, the center of mass (cm) of the three particles is at the ...

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Four very thin rods, each 13 m long, are joined to form a square, as part (a) of the drawing shows. The center of mass of the square is located at the coordinate origin. The rod on the right is then removed, as shown in part (b) of the drawing. What are the x- and y-...

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What is power output of a 60 kg person who walks up a 4 meter flight of stairs in 4.0 seconds?

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A very long uniform line of charge has charge per unit length 3.70 µC/m and lies along the x-axis. A second long uniform line of charge has charge -2.20 µC/m per unit length and is parallel to the x-axis at y = 0.400 m. What is the net electric field (magnitude and direction...

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A metal bob is tied to one of an inextensible string of negligible mass and is rotated in a vertical circle of radius 8m.If the speed of the sphere at highest point of a circle is 80 m/s . Calculate its speed at the lowest point of the circle (Take g:10meter per second square

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A hoodlum throws a stone vertically downward with an initial speed v0 from the roof of a building, a height h above the ground. (a) How long does it take the stone to reach the ground? (b) What is the speed of the stone at impact? Give your answers in terms of the given ...

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A hoodlum throws a stone vertically downward with an initial speed v0 from the roof of a building, a height h above the ground. (a) How long does it take the stone to reach the ground? (b) What is the speed of the stone at impact? Give your answers in terms of the given ...

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A train which is moving with uniform acceleration is observed to take 20 and 30 seconds to travel succesive 0.4km.how much far then will it travel before coming to rest, if the acceleration remains constant?

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A child uses a rubber band to launch a bottle cap at an angle of 35.5° above the horizontal. The cap travels a horizontal distance of 1.30 m in 1.60 s. What was the initial speed of the bottle cap, just after leaving the rubber band?

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A ball of mass 0.1kg is dropped from a height of 8m into a hard floor and bounces back to a height of 2m calculate the velocity when the ball hits the ground, the velocity with which the ball leaves the ground,the momentum when the ball hits the ground

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A child uses a rubber band to launch a bottle cap at an angle of 35.5° above the horizontal. The cap travels a horizontal distance of 1.30 m in 1.60 s. What was the initial speed of the bottle cap, just after leaving the rubber band?

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A car starts from rest is uniformly accelerated at 0.1m/s square untill it reaches a speed of 15m/sec square. It travels at this speed for 3mins and it returns uniformly retarded so as it come to rest 8mins after starting.plot the velocity time graph of the motion and use the ...

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A 40degree Celsius thermometer reads 0.7degree Celsius at it boiling point of water. Evaluate the correct thermometerwhen it reads at 30degree Celsius

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A particle is projected with a speed of 39.2m/sec at an elevation of 30degrees.find its greatest height.

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a 4500 kg truck traveling at 17.5 m/s collides with a motionless 1350 kg car. they become locked together. if there is no friction, what is their velocity?

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An automobile that has a mass of 1.3 x 103 Kg, has 3.9 x 105 J of kinetic energy when it has speed of 24.6 m s-1 (88.6 km h-1). What height should you lift the car to have this energy?

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A coin is placed 14.0 cm from the axis of a rotating turntable of variable speed. When the speed of the turntable is slowly increased, the coin remains fixed on the turntable until a rate of 31.0 rpm (revolutions per minute) is reached, at which point the coin slides off. Part...

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A high-jumper, having just cleared the bar, lands on an air mattress and comes to rest. Had she landed directly on the hard ground, her stopping time would have been much shorter. Using the impulse-momentum theorem as your guide, determine which one of the following statements...

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A 2.9-kg cart is rolling along a frictionless, horizontal track towards a 1.5-kg cart that is held initially at rest. The carts are loaded with strong magnets that cause them to attract one another. Thus, the speed of each cart increases. At a certain instant before the carts ...

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In a science fiction novel two enemies, Bonzo and Ender, are fighting in outer spce. From stationary positions, they push against each other. Bonzo flies off with a velocity of +1.7 m/s, while Ender recoils with a velocity of -3.3 m/s. Determine the ratio mBonzo/mEnder of ...

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Two arrows are fired simultaneously with the same speed of 30.0 m/s. Each arrow has a mass of 0.100 kg. One is fired due east and the other due south. What is the magnitude of the total momentum of this two-arrow system?

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A 53.8-kg skater is standing at rest in front of a wall. By pushing against the wall she propels herself backward with a velocity of -1.33 m/s. Her hands are in contact with the wall for 0.960 s. Ignore friction and wind resistance. Find the average force she exerts on the ...

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The hail comes straight down at a mass rate of m/Δt=0.0690 kg/s and an initial velocity of v0= -15.0 m/s. Suppose that the hail described there bounces off the roof of the car with a velocity of +14.0 m/s. Ignoring the weight of the hailstones, calculate the magnitude of the ...

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An auditorium measures 43.0m × 18.0m × 15.0m. The density of air is 1.20 kg/m3. What is the volume of the room in cubic feet? (Do not input units. Note that 1m = 3.28ft) My Answer 43x18x15 = 11,610 m^3 11,610m3 * 3.28ft m = 38,080.8 ft When I used this number I got it ...

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The picture shows a two-dimensional free body diagram of a truss with a pin joint at one end. The free body diagram at the pin joint should show: a. no forces at the joint b. only parallel force component c. only perpendicular force component d. both parallel and force ...

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Newton's laws of motion work best for objects under which conditions. a. very slow and fast moving. b. very large and slow moving. c. very small and slow moving. d. very large and fast moving.

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A father and son were both pulling a red wagon at a magnitude of 61 lbs. at 139 degrees . The son pulled at a magnitude of 22 lbs. What was the magnitude of the fathers force ( component vector ?

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Based on the data from both experiments, predict how the angle of slip might change as the weight of the block increases. a. The angle of slip has no correlation to the weight of the block b. As the weight of the block increases, the angle of slip will decrease c. As the ...

Physics- Magnetic Field inside of coil
Current flows through the wire coil in the direction shown by the arrows. What is the direction of the magnetic field inside the coil? (Image shows arrow pointing up into the right side of the coil and pointing down at the left side of the coil) a. upward b. downward c. toward...

Physics- Free Body Diagram; Truss with Pin Joint
The picture shows a two-dimensional free body diagram of a truss with a pin joint at one end. The free body diagram at the pin joint should show a. no forces at the joint b. only parallel force component c. only perpendicular force component d. both parallel and force components

Physics- Newton's Laws of Motion Works Best When?
Newton's laws of motion work best for objects under which conditions. a. very slow and fast moving. b. very large and slow moving. c. very small and slow moving. d. very large and fast moving.

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Find the power delivered to an element at t=3 ms if the current entering its positive terminal is i=5cos60πt A and the voltage is V=3 di/dt

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determine the velocity of a charge that push by the 16 volts source

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Hello, could anyone help with this excersise of Harmonic Motion? I have to show that a block of mass "m" that is attached at the top of a frictionless inclined plane using a string of "k" constant , performs simple harmonic motion... Well doing the the addition of forces that ...

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Time taken by an object falling from rest to cover the heights of h1and h2 are respectively t1 and t2.then the ratios of t1 and t2 is

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Why a minibus is more likely to topple over when the roof rack is heavily loaded than when the roof rack is empty?

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Place a coin on top of a sheet of paper on a desk or table. Pull the paper horizontally with a quick snap. What concept of physics does this illustrate?

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A stone of mass 50g is accelerated from a catapult to a speed of 8.0 ms-1 from rest over a distance of 30 cm. What average force is applied by the rubber of the catapult ?

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What is the acceleration of an elevator if the mass of the elevator and occupants is 1200 kg and the tension in the cable is 10000 N? Which direction is the elevator going?

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a 5cm bulet move 500ms^1 Penetrates 5cm wood and stop find time of stop

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The mass of the Earth is 5.98 × 1024 kg. A 6.83 kg bowling ball initially at rest is dropped from a height of 2.12 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. What is the speed of the Earth coming up to meet the ball just before the ball hits the ground? How do you solve this?

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out of 320 students at a university,190 taking math,235 taking chemistry and 120 taking physics.125 are taking both chemistry and math,95 taking both chemistry AND PHYSIC,55 TAKING BOTH MATH AND PHYSICS.HOW MANY ARE TAKING ALL THE THREE SUBJECTS

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A skate dancer spins about a vertical axis at 1rev/s with arms out Stretched.with her arms folded,her moment of inertia about the vertical axis decreased by 60%,Calculate the rate of revolution... Plz show step

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A pilot of an aeroplane flying at 300km\hr wishes to release a package of mail at the right position so that it hits the spot. What angle (theta) should his line of sight to the target make the instant of release at 150 metre.

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A ball rolls of the top of stairway with a horizontal speed of 1.5m\s. The steps are 0.5 metre high and 0.5 metre wide. Which step will the ball hit first?

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A rifle with muzzle velocity of 460m\s shoot a bullet at small target 46 metre away. How high above the target must the gun be aimed so that the bullet will hit the target.

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QUESTION: A car goes around a circular track with a radius of 1000 m at a constant speed of 10 m/s. (a) How long does it take the car to go once completely around the track? (b) What is the average velocity of the car over this time interval? WORK: What I did for (a) t= d/s (...

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A 0.075-kilogram dart strikes a 2-kilogram stationary block of wood. If the dart sticks in the wood and the dart and wood fly off together at 1.5 meters per second, what was the approximate original speed of the dart?

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How would the length of a day be affected if all the world’s inhabitants continuously walked in an easterly direction? When they stopped walking?

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a motor car of mass 800kg travelling at 20m/s is brought to rest by breakes in 100m.calculate the average breaking force required.in physics

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A skateboarder with a mass of 68.6 kg and a speed of 4.92 m/s coasts across a parking lot. After coasting for 35.0 m the skateboarder has a speed of 1.12 m/s. How much work has been done against friction? a) 338 J b) 76.8 J c) 7.5 J d) 787 J

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A constant 5 N horizontal force hits a stationary 2 kg ball. What is the balls speed after going 10 m?

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wht is defference bn force ,power&energy

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Two motorcycles are at rest and are separated by 24 ft they start at the same time and same direction , the one in the back is having acceleration 3 ft/ sec^2 and the one in front is 2 ft/sec^2 can be machine at the back overtake in front? A. How long thus it takes to overtake...

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Abody moves along astraight line from A-B wiz uniform acceleration 2/3ms velocity at B is 25m/s.find velocity at A.find distance A-B.

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The rear window in a car is approximately a rectangle, 2.0 m wide and 0.37 m high. The inside rearview mirror is 0.52 m from the driver's eyes, and 1.38 m from the rear window. a) What is the minimum length for the rearview mirror if the driver is to be able to see the entire ...

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Show that the period ( time for one complete swing back wards and for wards of a pendulum T=√L(costeta)/g is only true for small angle almost less than one radian.

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What is the initial angle 0f projection of a projectile for which the range and the maximum height are equal?