# Homework Help: Science: Physics

## Recent Homework Questions About Physics

**Physics**

If a ball is thrown off a 123 m cliff at a speed of 18 m/s, how far from the base of the diff is the ball? Givens: Unknown: Equation: Substitute: Solve:

**Physics**

What happens to an object which is initially stationary, if a non-zero resultant force acts on it? Thanks.

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a uniform disk of moment of inertia 75kgm^2 and radius of gyration 3m rotates with an angular velocity of 2rad/s. determine d : mass , radius , angular momentum . . and . . kinetic energy of d disk . . . .

**Physics science - forces**

A jet plane lands on a runway and decelerate so to rest. What can you say about the direction of the resultant force on the ane as it decelerates? What can yu say about the resultant force acting on the plane as it has come to rest? Many thanks.

**physics**

A rope of mass M uniformly distributed along its length L ,can slide without friction on a horizontal table. At instant to=0 the hanging part of the rope has a length b and the rope is held at rest .When it is left the rope begins to slide. At instant t the part of the rope ...

**Physics**

Jennifer swims 4 complete lengths of a 50m pool. What distance did she swim? What is her displacement?

**physics**

A bead slides on the frictionless wire as shown in the figure attached. If the speed of the beead is 2.0 m/s when its at A, how fast will the bead be going at point B and at point C?

**Physics**

A tropical cyclone with wind speed of 170km/h. "Estimate the air pressure at the eye of the cyclone." Assuming that: *it is a laminar flow of air *wind speed outside the cyclone is zero. * the pressure is at normal atm pressure outside the cyclone. *measurement taken at the ...

**physics**

You walk for 6.44 km with at a constant velocity of 2.55 m/s due west, turn around, and then walk with an average velocity of 0.440 m/s due east. From your starting point to your destination, your overall average velocity is 1.33 m/s due west. During the trip, how far east did...

**AP physics**

Two planes approach each other head-on. Each has a speed of 780 km/hour,and they spot each other when they are 10.0 km apart. How much time do the pilots have to take evasive action?

**Physics**

A painter of mass 80.0 kg stands on a platform of mass 75.0 kg and pulls on two ropes which hang over pulleys, as shown. He pulls each rope with a force of 400.0 N. Assuming a coordinate system where +y is up, calculate the y-component of the acceleration ay. ay can either be ...

**AP physics**

A person going for a morning jog an the deck of a cruise ship is running toward the bow (front) of the ship at 2.0m/s while the ship is moving ahead at 8.5m/s. What is the velocity of the jogger relative to the water? Later, the jogger is moving toward the stern (rear) of the ...

**Physics**

A 70kg wannabe stuntman at the edge of a roof top jumps vertical up with a speed of 4m/s and falls on a trampoline 2meters below where he started. If the trampoline acts like a Hooke's spring and does a maximum extension of 0.284m going down towards ground, what is the spring ...

**Physics**

A small child is learning to ride a bike for the first time. Her dad decides it would be a good idea to start her on a small hill. The hill is inclined at 3.30° to the horizontal. The child starts partway down the hill, 9.00 m away from her dad, who stays at the top. She ...

**Physics**

While curling, you push a rock for 1.70 m and release it when it has a speed of 1.70 m/s. It continues to slide at constant speed for 0.700 s and then hits a rough patch of ice. It finally comes to rest 9.20 m from where it was released.

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A powerful motorcycle can accelerate from rest to 28m/s in only 4 second . a.what is its average acceleration? b.how far does it travel in that time

**AP physics**

A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountains climbers on Rocky ridge 235m below. If the plane is traveling horizontally with a speed of 250 km/h (69.4m/s), how far in advance of the recipients (horizontal distance) must the good be dropped? "Dropped" (Vyo=0)

**Physics**

A superhero flies 285 m from the top of a tall building at an angle of 20 ◦ below the horizontal. What is the horizontal component of the superhero’s displacement? What is the vertical component of the superhero’s displacement?

**physics**

A roller coaster is on a flat track heading towards an incline, moving at 4.80 m/s. After it has gone down the 66.0° incline (measured from the horizontal), the roller coaster is now going at a speed of 23.3 m/s. What is the length of the incline?

**Physics**

A car has an initial velocity of 45m/s and a final velocity of 0m/s 9 seconds later. A. What is the Acceleration? B. How far did they travel during the 9s?

**physics**

A pitcher throws a baseball horizontally from the mound to home plate. The ball falls 0.868 m (2.85 ft) by the time it reaches home plate 18.3 m (60 ft) away. How fast was the pitcher's pitch?

**physics**

Block A (Mass = 5.195 kg) and Block B (Mass = 3.330 kg) are attached by a massless string as shown in the diagram. Block A sits on a horizontal tabletop. There is friction between the surface and Block A. The string passes over (you guessed it) a frictionless, massless pulley...

**Physics**

You are thinking about taking gymnastics, so you go to the facility and get an idea of what to expect by looking out from the viewing room. The viewing room window is 1.50 m above the trampoline directly below, so it is perfect for viewing the the facility. Occasionally ...

**Physics**

You're driving parallel to train tracks at 52.0 km/h when a train passes you, going a steady 91.0 km/h. A track crossing is up ahead, so you begin to speed up at 8.00 m/s2. How far do you drive before you pass the train?

**Physics**

At a track and field meet, the best long jump is measured as 8.30 m. The jumper took off at an angle of 31 ° to the horizontal. What was the jumper’s initial speed?

**PHYSICS**

looking over the edge of a cliff, you become curious as to how high up you are. you take a rock and drop it over the edge and count. The rock strikes the ground in between 3 and 4 of your count. so let's estimate that it took 3.5s for it to hit the ground. using the bottom of ...

**physics**

A car is driving in the negative X direction at a steady speed of 15 m/s. if it starts at a position of 30m: What is its displacement in the first second? My answer was 15m and used Xf-Xo (final-initial) to find the displacement What is his displacement in the first two ...

**physics**

A riverboat travels with a velocity of 4.60 m/s from one shore to another. The velocity of the river is 2.30 m/s. If the width of the river is 72.0 m, how far does the boat travel downstream to reach the other shore?

**Physics**

A model rocket is launched at 62 degrees above the horizontal with an initial speed of 28m/s. the rocket travels for 4.5s along its initial line of motion with a constant acceleration of 13 m/s^2. At this time, the engine of the rocket stops and the rocket proceeds to move as ...

**physics**

A pendulum is formed of a particle of mass 100g suspended from the end of an inextensible string of negligible mass and of length L=100cm. The pendulum is shifted by an angle of 60 degrees from its equilibrium position about a horizontal axis passing through the other end of ...

**Physics**

While standing at the edge of the roof of a building, you throw a stone upward with an initial speed of 6.87 m/s. The stone subsequently falls to the ground, which is 13.5 m below the point where the stone leaves your hand. At what speed does the stone impact the ground? How ...

**physics**

we launched a solid of mass m on an inclined slide. The natural length of the spring is Lo. Before launching, the spring is compressed to a length L. After launching the center of mass of the solid reaches the point A of altitude Z with velocity v. Neglect friction. a) ...

**physics**

A pendulum is formed of a particle of mass 100g suspended from the end of an inextensible string of negligible mass and of length L=100cm. The pendulum is shifted by an angle of 60 degrees from its equilibrium position about a horizontal axis passing through the other end of ...

**Physics**

If C⃗ = -5 i^ - 3 j^ - 4 k^, what is C⃗ × j^? If = -5 - 3 - 4 , what is × ?

**Physics**

What is the airspeed relative to the ground of an airplane with an airspeed of 120km/h when it is in a 90-km/h crosswind?

**Physics**

The system starts at rest. A mass of 20kg (m1) is connected to a pulley of uniform mass m=5kg and radius 10cm and a mass of 30kg (m2) hangs on the other side of the pulley hanging 2m above the ledge Find the tension of the strings I tried to find the acceleration by finding ...

**Physics**

A 70kg wannabe stuntman at the edge of a roof top jumps vertical up with a speed of 4m/s and falls on a trampoline 2meters below where he started. If the trampoline acts like a Hooke's spring and does a maximum extension of 0.284m going down towards ground, what is the spring ...

**Physics**

a solid of density 2700 kg/m³ and volume 0.0015 m³ is completely immersed in alcohol of density 800kg/m³.Calculate: 1) weight on solid in SI system 2) upthrust on solid in SI system 3) apparent weight of solid in alcohol 4) will the apparent weight of solid be less or more,...

**physics**

A joggler throws an apple vertically upward just enough to reach the ceiling exactly 4 meters from the jogglers hand . What is the initial velocity of the apple ?

**Physics**

A racing car of mass 850 kg accelerates from 20 km/h to 160 km/h over a distance of 300 metres. Frictional forces and wind resistance can be assumed to be 800N. Determine the following: (i)The average acceleration (ii)The time taken to accelerate from 20 km/h to 160 km/h (iii)...

**Physics**

A vehicle of mass 1200 kg accelerates uniformly from rest to a velocity of 15 m/s in 5 seconds. It continues at this velocity for 15 seconds before decelerating uniformly at a rate of 5m/s2 to rest. Determine the following: (i)The acceleration (ii)The time taken to decelerate ...

**physics**

if mass is not an issue then how much force is required to move a ten no. 'shake flashlight' .will it be equal to move a single flashlight or will have to work ten times more to shake these ten flashlights? Note these flashlights are based on magnetic induction

**physics**

an object of height 5cm is placed 20cm in front of a concave mirror of radius of curvature 20cm by graphical method, find image distance from the mirror

**physics**

a baseball is batted with a speed of 120 ft/sec at an angle of 37 degrees with the ground. find how long the ball is in the air, how high the ball goes, how far from the plate it is caught, and the components of the velocity of the ball 4 sec after it is hit.

**mathematical physics**

For a scaler field ϕ(x, y, z) = x^n+y^n+z^n, show that (🔻ϕ ).r = nϕ , where n is a non-zero real constant.

**mathematical physics**

A metal sheet has ,on the average , 5 defects per 1.0 m^2. Assuming a poisson distribution , calculate the probability that a 1.5 m^2 piece of the metal sheet will have at least 4 defects.

**physics**

A car is traveling along a straight road at a velocity of +35.1 m/s when its engine cuts out. For the next 1.95 seconds, the car slows down, and its average acceleration is . For the next 6.52 seconds, the car slows down further, and its average acceleration is . The velocity ...

**AP physics**

A student preformed a sphere drop experiment from 1.50m above ground and the sphere has a mass of 0.875kg. Free fall times for the students experiment are below. Calculate the average acceleration due to gravity from the students data. Free fall times (s) 0.553 0.700 0.557 0....

**Physics**

A car traveling in a straight line has a velocity of 3.7 m/s at some instant. After 7.99 s, its velocity is 12.2 m/s. What is its average acceleration in this time interval? Answer in units of m/s 2

**Physics**

Initially (at time t = 0) a particle is moving vertically at 7.2 m/s and horizontally at 0 m/s. Its horizontal acceleration is 1.3 m/s 2 . At what time will the particle be traveling at 59◦ with respect to the horizontal? The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . ...

**Physics**

A car accelerates uniformly in a straight line from rest at the rate of 3.6 m/s2 . What is the speed of the car after it has traveled 61 m? Answer in units of m/s

**AP physics**

Galileo carried out his seminal free-fall experiment using and incline plane. Why is such and approach feasible,and sometimes preferable to the simple drop meathod, for determining g?

**physics**

A person takes a trip, driving with a constant speed of 99.5 km/h, except for a 24.0-min rest stop. The person's average speed is 66.4 km/h. how far does the person travel?

**Physics**

If a subway train is moving to the left (has a negative velocity) and then comes to a stop, what is the direction of its acceleration? Is the acceleration positive or negative?

**Physics**

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**Physics**

A ball is rolling on a table with a horizontal velocity of 5 m/s when it rolls off the edge. How far from the base of the table does the ball land in the table is 0.8 m tall?

**physics**

Two particles A and B of respective masses M(B) and M(A) are connected together by means of an inextensible string of negligible mass. The string passes over the groove of a pulley of negligible mass. At instant to=0 the system S(pulley,mass,string) is left without initial ...

**physics**

A particle C can move along a slide placed in a vertical plane. Points A and B are at the same horizontal level. Determine with respect to B the point where the velocity of C is zero for the first time in the three following cases: a) C is released from A without initial ...

**Physics**

A Dare daredevil wants to jump his motorcycle across a 50 m Canyon a) If his speed is 30m/s and a ramp angle is 50 degrees where should the landing ramp be placed? b) With the same ramp what initial speed should he have if the landing ramp is 10 m from the far edge

**Physics**

A woman stands on a bathroom scale in a motionless elevator. When the elevator begins to move, the scale briefly reads only 0.70 of her regular weight. 1).Calculate the magnitude of the acceleration of the elevator. Express your answer to two significant figures and include ...

**physics**

As two trains move along a track, their conductors suddenly notice that they are headed toward each other. The figure gives their velocities v as functions of time t as the conductors slow the trains. The figure's vertical scaling is set by vs = 40.0 m/s. The slowing processes...

**physics**

A car accelerates uniformly in a straight line from rest at the rate of 3.9 m/s2 . What is the speed of the car after it has traveled 56 m? Answer in units of m/s.

**physics**

A flowerpot falls from a window sill 27.7 m above the sidewalk. What is the velocity of the flowerpot when it strikes the ground? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . Answer in units of m/s.

**physics**

An electric vehicle starts from rest and accelerates at a rate of 2.3 m/s2 in a straight line until it reaches a speed of 24 m/s. The vehicle then slows at a constant rate of 1.5 m/s2 until it stops. (a) How much time elapses from start to stop? (b) How far does the vehicle ...

**Physics**

A ball thrown horizontally from a point 26.0 m above the ground strikes the ground after travelling a horizontal distance of 23.0 m. With what speed was it thrown? Which equation should I use? V= DeltaX / Delta T A= Delta V / Delta T Horizontal motion where X= Xo + Vx(T)

**Physics**

Sam and Terry find a 30.0 m deep wishing well and decide to make a wish. Terry throws a penny down the well at 3.00 m/s and Sam throws a penny up in the air at the same speed. If they threw them at the same time, how much time would there be between splashes?

**Physics**

Joseph drives his car 10 km [E20 °S] then 25 km[N]. What is his total displacement?

**Physics**

Tiffany throws a ball with a velocity of 5 m/s. As soon as it leaves her hand, the ball makes an angle of 30 ° with the ground. What are the x and y components of the velocity of the ball?

**physics**

A capacitor with a capacitance of C = 25.7 μF is slowly charged by a constant current of I = 45.7 nA. How long does it take to charge the capacitor to a voltage of V = 29.4 V?

**physics**

Two ropes are pulling upward on a large crate. The weight of the crate is 458 N. The tension in the left rope is the same as the tension in the right rope.If the crate is accelerating upward at a rate of 1.95 m/s2, and the tension in the two ropes is the same, what is the ...

**physics**

a bullet of mass 20 gram is horizontly fired with a velocity 150 mtr/sec from a pistol of mass 2 kg. what is the recoil velocity of the pistol?

**physics**

A particle B of mass 10g is shot vertically upward from a point O with velocity 10m/s. The horizontal plane containing O is the reference level of the gravitational potential energy .Neglect all air effects. a) Calculate the mechanical energy of the system at O. b) Calculate ...

**Physics**

A tennis player hits a ball 1.6m above the ground. The ball leaves the racket with a speed of 12m/s at an angle 8.0 above the horizontal. The net is a horizontal distance of 7.0m away from the player and is 1.0m high. a) does the ball clear the net? Explain how you determined ...

**physics**

A puck is released on an air table inclined by 0.1rd with respect to horizontal. By applying the principle of conservation of the mechanical energy of the system ,calculate the velocity of the puck after 40 cm journey along a line of greatest slope.

**Physics**

A 10-ft,25lb seesaw is balanced by a little girl with a weight of 50lbs and her father with a weight of 200lbs at opposite ends. How far from the seesaw's center of mass must the fulcrum be placed?

**physics**

A particle B of mass 10g is shot vertically upward from a point O with velocity 10m/s. The horizontal plane containing O is the reference level of the gravitational potential energy .Neglect all air effects. a) Calculate the mechanical energy of the system at O. b) Calculate ...

**Physics**

A rocket accelerates upward at 3m/sec2 for 60 seconds when it releases a booster. How long will it take the booster to reach the ground from the highest point and what is its velocity as it is striking the ground? I'm unsure how to find the time if time is already given. I was...

**physics**

A homologous rod of mass M=20kg of length L=3m and of negligible cross-section rests initially on the horizontal ground chosen as a reference level for the gravitational potential energy. The rod is rotated about one end until it takes a vertical position . Calculate the ...

**physics**

a glass block weighs 25N in air . when whole immersed in water, the block weighs 15N. calculate the relative density of glass

**Physics**

If a ball is dropped from a height of 100.0 m, what is it's height above the ground (in meters) after 3.0 s? If a ball is dropped from a height of 100.0 m, what is it's velocity (in m/s) after 3.00 s? You may treat downward velocity as positive.

**Physics**

If a ball is launched straight upwards from the ground with an initial velocity of 20.0 m/s, how long does the ball take to reach a height of 15.0 m on the way up? For the same situation, at what time does the ball reach 15.0 m on the way back down?

**Physics**

If you apply a changing force, will either the velocity or the acceleration change in the same way as the force?

**physics**

On a banked race track, the smallest circular path on which cars can move has a radius of 101 m, while the largest has a radius of 163 m, as the drawing illustrates. The height of the outer wall is 19.0 m. Find (a) the smallest and (b) the largest speed at which cars can move ...

**physics**

A WEATHER BALLOON IS TO OPERATE WHERE THE DENSITY OF AIR IS 0.9Kg/m3. THE BALLOON HAS A VOLUME OF 20cm3 AND IS FILLED WITH NITROGEN WITH DENSITY 0.09Kg/m3. IF THE BALLOON BAG WEIGHS 118N, WHAT LOAD CAN IT SUPPORT AT THIS ALTITUDE?

**Physics**

The Earth is about 81 times more massive than the moon. During the gravitational interation of the Earth and the Moon, the magnitude of the gravitational force acting on the Earth _______ the gravitational force acting on the Moon. A) is greater than B) is less than C) is the ...

**PHYSICS**

Two objects are tied together and placed on a frictionless table. One is pushed off the edge of the table so it falls, dragging the second along the surface of the table. The magnitude of the acceleration of the falling object is _______.

**physics**

A public transportation bus travels back and forth along a road, following the position-time graph over the time period shown below. There are five points labeled on the graph. What is the average speed and velocity (magnitude and direction) of the bus between point 1 and ...

**physics**

In Mud buggy driving, people attempt to drive an off-road vehicle over a deep mud puddle. If the buggy stops before the end , it sinks into the mud and needs to be pulled out with a tow truck. A racer is driving his mud buggy in a straight line. when he hits the edge of the ...

**physics**

In Mud buggy driving, people attempt to drive an off-road vehicle over a deep mud puddle. If the buggy stops before the end , it sinks into the mud and needs to be pulled out with a tow truck. A racer is driving his mud buggy in a straight line. when he hits the edge of the ...

**Physics**

A person takes a trip, driving with a constant speed of 94.0 km/h except for a 22.0 min rest stop. If the person's average speed is 60.1 km/h, how much time is spent on the trip and how far does the person travel?

**Physics**

A 20 kg block is placed on a 35 degree ramp. What is its true metric weight?

**Physics**

In mud buggy driving, people attempt to drive an off road vehicle over a deep mud puddle. If the buggy stops before the end, it sinks into the mud and needs to be pulled out with a tow truck. A racer is driving his mud buggy in a straight line . when he hits the edge of the ...

**Physics**

In mud buggy driving, people attempt to drive an off road vehicle over a deep mud puddle. If the buggy stops before the end, it sinks into the mud and needs to be pulled out with a tow truck. A racer is driving his mud buggy in a straight line . when he hits the edge of the ...

**Physics**

Starting from rest at 10m to the left of the origin (the starting line of a race), a go-kart undergoes constant acceleration of 2.46 m/s2. Make a table calculating the karts position and velocity at 10 second intervals from t=0 to 60 seconds. I have created the table but I ...

**Physics**

A truck of mass 2 tonnes moving at a speed of 25 m/s is brought to rest suddenly in 5 seconds. Calculate the power exerted by the brakes

**mathematical physics**

An unbiased coin is tossed three times. If A is the event that a head appears on each of the first two tosses,B is the event that a tail occurs on the third toss and C is the event that exactly two tails appear in the three tosses,show that: i) Events A and B are independent. ...

**Physics**

A student walking home at a steady rate of 4.80 m/s suddenly decides to start running. She can accelerate at 7.50 m/s22, and runs for 1.70 s before stopping. What distance did the student cover while running?

**Physics**

A rock perched on the edge of a cliff falls off. It starts from rest, and falls freely for 1.48 seconds before reaching the ground at the base of the cliff. What is the speed of the stone just before it hits the ground?

**Physics**

A diver jumps off of a diving board. She leaves the board with a velocity of 3.70 m/sec in the upward direction. How far will she rise above the diving board before she reverses her motion and starts to fall downward?

**Physics**

A skydiver is falling to earth. When he is traveling at 51.3 m/sec, he opens his parachute, and after 3.00 seconds he reaches the speed of 4.30 m/sec. The remaining 60 seconds before landing is spent traveling downward at the speed of 4.30 m/sec. What is his acceleration...