A 300 g bird flying along at 6.4 m/s sees a 10 g insect heading straight toward it with a speed of 34 m/s (as measured by an observer on the ground, not by the bird). The bird opens its
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Physics
A 300 g bird flying along at 6.2 m/s sees a 10 g insect heading straight toward it with a speed of 27 m/s (as measured by an observer on the ground, not by the bird). The bird opens its mouth wide and enjoys a nice lunch. What is the bird's speed immediately after swallowing? 
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A 300 g bird flying along at 6.4 m/s sees a 10 g insect heading straight toward it with a speed of 34 m/s (as measured by an observer on the ground, not by the bird). The bird opens its mouth wide and enjoys a nice lunch. What is the bird's speed immediately after swallowing? ... 
physics
A 0.205 kg bird flying along at 7.8 m/s sees a 0.029 kg insect heading straight toward it with a speed of 15 m/s (as measured by an observer on the ground, not by the bird). The bird opens its mouth wide and enjoys a nice lunch. What is the bird's speed immediately after ... 
Physics
A 340 g bird flying along at 6.0 m/s sees a 14 g insect heading straight toward it with a speed of 30 m/s. The bird opens its mouth wide and enjoys a nice lunch. What is the bird's speed immediately after swallowing? 
Physics
A 3.70 kg bird is flying past a tree that has a 4.70 kg chipmunk in it. The chipmunk decides to jump on the bird so he can fly too. As the bird is flying past the tree, the chipmunk leaps off at 8.00 m/s in the same direction the bird is flying and lands on the bird. ... 
Physics
A bird is flying directly toward a stationary birdwatcher and emits a frequency of 1390 Hz. The birdwatcher, however, hears a frequency of 1430 Hz. What is the speed of the bird, expressed as a percentage of the speed of sound? 
Physics
a bird is flying through the air with an air speed 12.6m/s heading 27.7 west of north. it is a windy day with wind velocity blowing at 8.95m/s heading 12.5 south of west. what is the velocity of the bird as seen by a person on the ground 
Algebra
The masses of four different insects are given below. Insect A: 2.19*10^4 g Insect B: 5.00*10^3 g Insect C: 9.0*10^2 g Insect D: 1.50*10^3 g What is the order of these insects from heaviest to lightest? a. Insect D; Insect A; Insect B; Insect C b. Insect C; Insect B; ... 
Algebra
The masses of four different insects are given below. Insect A: 2.19*10^4 g Insect B: 5.00*10^3 g Insect C: 9.0*10^2 g Insect D: 1.50*10^3 g What is the order of these insects from heaviest to lightest? a. Insect D; Insect A; Insect B; Insect C b. Insect C; Insect B; ... 
science
An insect inside a bus flies from the back toward the front at 2 m/a. The bus is moving in a straight line at 2m/a. What is the speed of the insect? 
physique
An air plane is flying due east relative to still air at a speed of 320 km/h. There is a 65 km/h wind blowing to ward the north, as measured by an observer on the ground. What is the velocity of the plane measured by the ground observer? 
phsyics
Bat is flying 5m/s while chasing an insect that is flying in the same direction. The bat emits 40kHz chirp and hears a 40.4kHz reflected sound wave. What is the speed of the insect? ??? lost 
Physics Help ASAP
A car horn is pitched at 520 Hz. The car travels along a straight road at a speed of 25 m/s. towards an observer walking at 2 m/. The speed of sound is 334 m/s. Calculate the frequency heard by the observer when: (a) the car is moving towards the observer 
calculus
An airplane at a height of 2000 meters is flying horizontally, directly toward an observer on the ground, with a speed of 300 meters per second. How fast is the angle of elevation of the plane changing when this angle is 45 degrees? 
math
A new passenger airplane is flying from Vancouver heading overseas to Asia. The wind is blowing from the west at 90 km/h. The airplane is flying at a speed of 950 km/h and must stay on a heading of south 60 degrees west A) What heading should the pilot take to compensate for ... 
math
When at rest, two trains have sirens that emit a frequency of 300 Hz. The trains travel toward one another and toward an observer stationed between them. One of the trains moves at 30.0 m/s, and the observer hears a beat frequency of 3.6 beats per second. What is the speed of ... 
Physics
Bats are extremely adept at catching insects in midair. If a 62g bat flying in one direction at 9 m/s catches a 6g insect flying in the opposite direction at 4 m/s, what is the speed of the bat immediately after catching the insect? 
English
If an aircraft, bird, or insect takes off, it leaves the ground and begins to fly.  Does "it" refer to "an aircraft, bird, or insect"? 
Physics
A bat moving at 5 meters per second is chasing a flying insect, if the bat emits a 40 khz chirp and receives back an echo at 40.4 khz what is the speed of the insect and will the bat be able to catch the insect? 
Trig/PreCalc
A bird is flying 30 mph in a direction 30 degrees south of east. Affecting the flight of the bird is a wind blowing from the northeast to the southwest at a speed of 10 mph. What is the resulting speed of the bird? 
Physics
Upon spotting an insect on a twig overhanging water, an archer fish squirts water drops at the insect to knock it into the water. Although the insect is at distance d from the fish along a straightline path at angle $ (as in the figure here), a drop must be launched at a ... 
Physics
A small aircraft has a flying speed of 200 km/h in still air. To make a trip from Saskatoon to Regina, a straight line distance on the map of 250 km, a pilot must first determine the wind velocity and then calculate what direction to fly (the 'heading') to compensate for the ... 
physics
A bird wants to rech its nest that is located 53 meters (35 degrees south of west) from where it is perched. If the maximum speed that the bird can fly with respect to the air is 12m/s and there is a wind blowing from a direction of east 35 degrees south at a speed of 8.1 ... 
physics
An observer on Earth sees an alien vessel approach at a speed of 0.44c. The Enterprise comes to the rescue, overtaking the aliens while moving directly toward Earth at a speed of 0.89c relative to Earth. What is the speed of one vessel as seen by the other? 
algebra
With a tailwind, a bird flew at a ground speed of 3 mi/hr. Flying the same path against the same wind, the bird travels at a ground speed of 1.5 mi/hr. What is the bird's air speed? What is the wind speed? 
Algrebra
with a tailwind, a bird flew at a ground speed of 3 mi/h. Flying the same path against the same wind, the bird travels at a ground speed of 1.5 mi/h. What is the bird's air speed? What is the wind speed? 
precalculus
A model airplane 50 feet above the ground is flying away from an observer. Find the angle of elevation theta of the plane as a function of the distance from the observer to the plane. What is theta when the plane is 300 feet from the observer? 
Calculus
An airplane is flying above an observer standing on the ground. At the moment it passes overhead, the observer judges by its apparent size that the airplane’s altitude is 30,000 feet. It takes 50 seconds for the plane, moving in a straight, horizontal line, to move through ... 
Physics
An airplane is flying above an observer standing on the ground. At the moment it passes overhead, the observer judges by its apparent size that the airplane’s altitude is 30,000 feet. It takes 50 seconds for the plane, moving in a straight, horizontal line, to move through ... 
Physics
A bird wants to rech its nest that is located 53 meters (35 degrees south of west) from where it is perched. If the maximum speed that the bird can fly with respect to the air is 12m/s and there is a wind blowing from a direction of east 35 degrees south at a speed of 8.1 ... 
physics
a flying bat emits squeaks of frequency 80 kHz.if a stationary observer hears the frequency of the squeaks as 78kHz,is the bat moving towards or away from the observer?determine the speed at which the bat is flying. 
College Physics 2
An unstable particle called Bullroarium has a lifetime of 6x10E10 seconds, measured at rest. If a Bullroariom particle zips past a stationary observer at 0.67c , find the stationary observer’s measurements for A.) Bullroarium lifetime as measured by the stationary observer ... 
physics
An observer measures the length of an object. In which of the following cases is the measured length at a minimum? Choose one answer. a. The observer and the object move with the same speed v in the same direction. b. The observer and the object move with the same speed v in ... 
physics
A bird has a mass of 0.2 kg and is flying 10 m above the ground with a speed of 7 m/s. What is the total mechanical energy of the bird? Acceleration due to gravity is g = 9.8 m/s2. 
Physics
At a particular instant, a stationary observer on the ground sees a package falling from a moving airplane with a speed vobserver at an angle θ to the vertical. To the pilot flying horizontally at a constant speed relative to the ground the package appears to be falling ... 
Physics
Two trains, each having a speed of 30 km/h, are headed at each other on the same straight track. A bird that can fly 60 km/h flies off the front of one train when they are 60 km apart and heads directly for the other train. On reaching the other train, it flies directly back ... 
Physics
A bell with a fundamental frequency of 880 Hz is moving toward an observer at 3.5 m/s. If the speed of sound is 343 m/s, what pitch would be heard by the observer 
physics
A runner is jogging at a steady 2.3 km/hr. When the runner is 8.4 km from the finish line, a bird begins flying from the runner to the finish line at 9.2 km/hr (4 times as fast as the runner). When the bird reaches the finish line, it turns around and flies back to the runner... 
ccs trigo
A pilot is flying at a heading of 96° at 225 miles per hour wind is blowing from the south west at a heading of 37° find the ground speed and courses of the plane 
Physics
A runner is jogging at a steady 6.2 km/hr. When the runner is 4.9 km from the finish line, a bird begins flying from the runner to the finish line at 24.8 km/hr (4 times as fast as the runner). When the bird reaches the finish line, it turns around and flies back to the runner... 
physics
A bird is flying with a speed of 12.0 m/s over water when it accidentally drops a 2.30 kg fish. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . If the altitude of the bird is 8.20 m and air resistance is disregarded, what is the speed of the fish when it hits the water? Answer in ... 
Physics
A bird is flying with a speed of 18.0 m/s over water when it accidently drops a 2.00 kg fish. If the altitude of the bird is 5.40 m and the friction is disreguarded,what is the speed of the fish when it hits the water? 
Geometry trig ratio
An observer (o) spots a plane flying at a 55 degrees angle to his horizontal line of sight. if the plane is flying at an altitude of 21,000 ft, what is the distance (x) from the plane (p) to the observer (o)? 
Trigonometry
An observer (0) spots a plane flying at a 55 degree angle to his horizontal line of sight.If the plane is flying at an altitude of 21,000 ft., what is the distance (x) from the plane (P) to the observer (0) 
geometry
An observer (O) spots a plane flying at a 55° angle to his horizontal line of sight. If the plane is flying at an altitude of 21,000 ft., what is the distance (x) from the plane (P) to the observer (O)? 
math
A bird is flying southward at a rate of 480 mph. There is an east wind blowing at 60 mph. What is the new speed and direction of flight of the bird? 
physics
two aircraft P & Q are flying at the same speed, 300m/s.The direction along which P is flying is at right angle to the direction along which Q is flying. find the magnitude of the velocity of the aircraft P relative to aircraft Q? 
physics
An observer watching a fireworks displays sees the light from an explosion and hears the sound 2 seconds later how far was the explosion from the observer(speed of sound is air 340m/s) 
Physics
An Australian emu is running due north in a straight line at a speed of 13.0 m/s and slows down to a speed of 10.9 m/s in 2.20 s. Assuming that the acceleration of the bird remains the same, how far the bird will travel before it comes to a full stop? 
Physics
A runner is jogging at a steady 8.4 km/hr. When the runner is 2.6 km from the finish line, a bird begins flying from the runner to the finish line at 42 km/hr (5 times as fast as the runner). When the bird reaches the finish line, it turns around and flies back to the runner. ... 
physics(relativity)
A boy runs a 100m distance in 20s as measured by an observer on earth.how long does it take according to an observer in space ship moving with speed of 0.98c for the boy to complete the run? What is the length of the track according to the moving observer 
science
A boy runs a 100meter distance race in 20seconds as measured by an observer on earth.how long does it take according to an observer in space ship moving with speed of 0.98c for the boy to complete the run? What is the length of the track according to the moving observer? 
Physics
A pilot is flying from City A to City B which is 300 km [NW]. If the plane will encounter a constant wind of 80 km/h from the north and the schedule insists that he complete his trip in 0.75 h, what air speed and heading should the plane have? 
Physcs
A pilot is flying from City A to City B which is 300 km [NW]. If the plane will encounter a constant wind of 80 km/h from the north and the schedule insists that he complete his trip in 0.75 h, what air speed and heading should the plane have? 
physics
A pilot is flying from City A to City B which is 300 km [NW]. If the plane will encounter a constant wind of 80 km/h from the north and the schedule insists that he complete his trip in 0.75 h, what air speed and heading should the plane have? 
physics
Ige confused, the truck driver sound the horn of the truck, which has a frequency of 260HZ. The speed of sound in air is 340m/s. an observer hears the sound while traveling in a bus toward the truck at a speed of 30m/s. a) what is the wavelength of the sound the whisle emits? ... 
physics
A train is moving with a speed of 50 miles per hour. A man standing in the rear of a train car throws a ball toward the front of the train with a speed of 10 miles per hour. If a stationary observer outside the train sees this happen, what speed is the ball moving with? ... 
physics
A train is moving with a speed of 50 miles per hour. A man standing in the rear of a train car throws a ball toward the front of the train with a speed of 10 miles per hour. If a stationary observer outside the train sees this happen, what speed is the ball moving with? ... 
Physics 20
A 2.50kg Pendulum is attatched to a string 11.4m stringis pulled aside until it is.386m above its lowest position and released. The pendulum is designed to emit sound waves at a frequency of 440 Hz; However, as it swings toward and away from an observer, the frequency appears... 
Integrated science
An insect inside a bus flies from the back toward the front of the bus at 3m/h. The bus is moving in a stright line at 40m/h. What is the speed of the insect? Show you work. I was woundering if someone could help me find the math for this problem? But I don't need the answer. ... 
physics
The ball is in the pool (point A) to the edge of which is an observer (point B). A minimum distance ball from the edge of the pool is 36 m (point C), and an observer to that point has to walk along the edge of 42 m. a) If the speed of walking along the edge of the pool of 1.5 ... 
physics
A batter hits a fly ball which leaves the bat 0.90 m above the ground at an angle of 61° with an initial speed of 29 m/s heading toward centerfield. Ignore air resistance. (a) How far from home plate would the ball land if not caught? (b) The ball is caught by the ... 
Physics
is this true or falsewhen a bird, flying at a velocity of 10m.s1 east, encounters a wind blowing at 8m.s1 west, its velocity relative to an observer on the ground is 18m.s1west ? PLEASE XPLAIN IT 2ME 
physics
A red train traveling at 72 km/h and a green train traveling at 144 km/h are headed toward each other along a straight, level track. When they are 720 m apart, each engineer sees the other's train and applies the brakes. The brakes slow each train at the rate of 1.0 m/s2. Is ... 
physics
An Australian emu is running due north in a straight line at a speed of 13.0 m/s and slows down to a speed of 9.80 m/s in 3.10 s. (a) What is the magnitude and direction of the bird’s acceleration? (b) Assuming that the acceleration remains the same, what is the bird’s ... 
Physics
An Australian emu is running due north in a straight line at a speed of 13.0 m/s and slows down to a speed of 10.9 m/s in 3.70 s. (a) What is the magnitude and direction of the bird’s acceleration? (b) Assuming that the acceleration remains the same, what is the bird’s ... 
school
An Australian emu is running due north in a straight line at a speed of 13.0 m/s and slows down to a speed of 11.0 m/s in 2.40 s. (a) What is the magnitude and direction of the bird’s acceleration? (b) Assuming that the acceleration remains the same, what is the bird’s ... 
physics
An unsuspecting bird is coasting along in an easterly direction at 4.00 mph when a strong wind from the south imparts a constant acceleration of 0.300 m/s2. If the acceleration from the wind lasts for 2.70 s, find the magnitude, r, and direction, θ, of the bird\'s ... 
Math
an airplane is flying with an airspeed of 145 mph and a heading of 84.5 degrees. q wind of 24.6 omh is blowing at a heading of 68.4 degrees. find the ground speed and course of airplane 
physics
1)As a sound source moves away from a stationary observer, the number of waves will. decrease 2)How fast should a car move toward you for the car's horn to sound 2.88% higher in frequency than when the car is stationary? The speed of sound is 343 m/s. fs(vvd/vvs) 343(1/1987... 
Physics
An object, with mass 55 kg and speed 19 m/s relative to an observer, explodes into two pieces, one 2 times as massive as the other; the explosion takes place in deep space. The less massive piece stops relative to the observer. How much kinetic energy is added to the system ... 
CALCULUS
two birds are flying along in 3space. At time t, the first bird is at the point (x,y,z) on the line 
Math
An observer at point 0 sees airplane P directly over airport a. The observer measures the angle of the plane at 40.5. Find m<P 
physics
Two cars are driving toward each other on a straight, flat Kansas road. The Jeep Wrangler is traveling at 84 km/h north and the Ford Taurus is traveling at 43 km/h south, both measured relative to the road. What is the velocity of the Jeep relative to an observer in the Ford? 
physics
Two cars are driving toward each other on a straight, flat Kansas road. The Jeep Wrangler is traveling at 84 km/h north and the Ford Taurus is traveling at 43 km/h south, both measured relative to the road. What is the velocity of the Jeep relative to an observer in the Ford? 
physics # 1
1. If a particle moves in a plane so that its position is described by the function x = Acosùt, and y = Asinùt, it is a.) moving with varying speed along a circle b.) moving with constant speed along a circle c.) moving with constant acceleration along a straight line d.) ... 
physics
1)As a sound source moves away from a stationary observer, the number of waves will. decrease 2)How fast should a car move toward you for the car's horn to sound 2.88% higher in frequency than when the car is stationary? The speed of sound is 343 m/s. fs(vvd/vvs) 343(1/1987... 
physics
A car is travelling 20m/s along a straight road. The driver sees a 36km/h speed limit sign 100m ahead. What constant retardation is required to reduce the speed to 36km/h in this distance. Find also the time taken by the car to reach the speed limit region. 
trigonometry
An observer at A looks due north and sees a meteor with an angle of elevation of 70deg. At the same instant, another observer 30miles east of A, sees the same meteor and apprroximates its position as N 50deg W but fails to note its angle of elevation. Find the height of the ... 
Science
In a pond a fish at rest sees a bird diving vertically towards water at the rate of 3m/s vertically above the fish If the refractive index of water is 4/3 .What is the actual speed of the bird 
physics
An Air plane flys from san fransico to newyork about 4800km at speed of 300m/s how much time does trip take as measured by observer in the plane?B and by observer in the plane? 
astronomy
A line in star's spectrum lies at 400.0 nanometers. In the laboratory, that same line lies at 400.2 nanometers. How fast is the star moving along the line of sight; that is, what is its radial velocity? Is it moving toward or away from us? Since the wavelength shift is to ... 
Science
What is a bird speed flying at 12 m/s with a crosswind at 20 m/s 
physics
A batter hits a fly ball which leaves the bat 0.90 m above the ground at an angle of 61° with an initial speed of 29 m/s heading toward centerfield. Ignore air resistance. (a) How far from home plate would the ball land if not caught? (b) The ball is caught by the ... 
physics
a car sounds its horn as it travels at a steady speed of 15m/s along a straight road between two observers x and y. the observer x heras a frequency of 538 hz while observer y hears a lower frequency. 1 is the car traveling towards x or y 2what would the frequency be heard ... 
physics
A box is cubical with sides of proper lengths L1=L2=L3=2.0m when viewed in it own rest frame. If this block moves parallel to one of its edges with a speed of 0.80c past an observer, (a) What shape does it appear to have to this observer, and (b) What is the length of each ... 
ap physics
A golfer sees the green (where the hole is) at a distance of 120.0 m at heading 75.0° north of west. She also sees her teammate at a distance of 60.0 m and heading 15.0° north of east. What distance and direction would her teammate have to land the ball to hit the green? 
calculus
A particle moves along a straight line with equation of motion s = f(t), where s is measured in meters and t in seconds. Find the velocity and speed when t = 9. f(t) = t ^1  t 
Physics
An astronaut, of total mass 85.0 kg including her suit, stands on a spherical satellite of mass 375 kg, both at rest relative to a nearby space station. She jumps at a speed of 2.56 m/s directly away from the satellite, as measured by an observer at the station. At what speed... 
Physics
A pilot maintains a heading due west with an air speed of 240 km/h. After flying for 30 min, he finds himself over a town that he knows is 150 km west and 40 km south of his starting point. a) What is the wind velocity, in magnitude and direction? b) What heading should he now... 
Physics
You are flying in an ultralight aircraft at a speed of 41.4 m/s. An eagle, whose speed is 21.7 m/s, is flying directly toward you. Each of the given speeds is relative to the ground. The eagle emits a shrill cry whose frequency is 3680 Hz. The speed of sound is 330 m/s. What ... 
Physics
A pilot maintains a heading due west with an air speed of 24o km/h. After flying for 30 min, he finds himself over a town that he knows is 150 km west and 40 km south of his starting point. a) Waht is the wind velocit, in magniture and direction? b) What heading should he now ... 
Physics
Two trains, each having a speed of s, are headed at each other on the same straight track. A bird that can fly at speed 2s flies off the front of one train when they are d apart and heads directly for the other train. On reaching the other train it flies directly back to the ... 
hw
A car travels along a straight road, heading east for 1 h, then traveling for 30 min on another road that leads northeast. If the car has maintained a constant speed of 56 mi/h, how far is it from its starting position? 
math
An aeroplane at an height of 1 km is flying horizontally at 800 km/hr passes directly over an observer .find the rate at which it is approaching the observer when it is 1250 m away from him 
Physics
An observer on Earth sees you travel 1000 m at half the speed of light. What distance do you think that you travelled? 
Trig
In still air, an airplane is flying at 100 mph. It encounters a wind blowing toward the west at 50 mph. What should be the plane's compass heading for its course to be N30ºW? 
math
Application Giovanni is flying his Cessna airplane on a heading as shown. His instrument panel shows an air speed of 130 mi/h. (Air speed is the speed in still air without wind.) However, there is a 20 mi/h crosswind. What is the resulting speed of the plane? 
math
Application Giovanni is flying his Cessna airplane on a heading as shown. His instrument panel shows an air speed of 130 mi/h. (Air speed is the speed in still air without wind.) However, there is a 20 mi/h crosswind. What is the resulting speed of the plane? 
physics
An observer rides with a moving sound source directly toward a large vertical wall. The vehicle has a constant speed of 10m/s and the source has a frequency of 150Hz. What beat frequency is heard by the observer as a result of the combination of the direct and reflected sounds?