# A Ferris Wheel, 24.0 m in diameter, rotates once every 12.5s. What is the fractional change in a person's apparent weight: a) at the top, and b) at the bottom?

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1. ### Physics

A long, narrow rectangular loop of wire is moving toward the bottom of the page with a speed of 0.021 m/s (see the drawing). The loop is leaving a region in which a 2.7 T magnetic field exists; the magnetic field outside this region is zero. During a time of 3.0 s, what is the...
2. ### Physics

A long, narrow rectangular loop of wire is moving toward the bottom of the page with a speed of 0.021 m/s (see the drawing). The loop is leaving a region in which a 2.7 T magnetic field exists; the magnetic field outside this region is zero. During a time of 3.0 s, what is the...
3. ### in text citation

Do I just put the person's name after the quote when I'm citing a specific person?
4. ### physics

Look at this graph depicting the position of a person walking. During which interval was the person stationary?
5. ### Physics

A 90 kg person stands on the ground before jumping vertically upward. If momentum is truly conserved in all closed isolated systems, then the Earth-person system should conserve momentum. If the person jumps with a speed of 3.5 m/s, what is resulting speed of the Earth in the ...
6. ### engineering science

If a person has a mass of 83 kg, what will that person weigh in newton
7. ### Physics

A person weighs 600 N on Earth. What is the person's mass?
8. ### Statistics

Assume the weights of Farmer Carl's potatoes are normally distributed with a mean of 7.0 ounces and a standard deviation of 1.3 ounces. He bags his potatoes in groups of 6. You buy a bag and the total weight is 36 ounces. Here we determine how lucky or unlucky you are. (a) ...
9. ### Physics

A child leaves her book bag on a slide. The bag, which is at the top of the slide, starts from rest and reaches the bottom in 1.63 s. The mass of the book bag is 2.55 kg, the length of the slide is 2.90 m and the angle of incline is 35.0°. (Assume the +x-axis to be parallel ...
10. ### Physics

A bowling ball encounters a 0.76 m vertical rise on the way back to the ball rack, as the drawing illustrates. Ignore frictional losses and assume that the mass of the ball is distributed uniformly. If the translational speed of the ball is 5.40 m/s at the bottom of the rise, ...
11. ### dgh

Two Trees are 150 m apart. From a point halfway between them, the angle of elevation of their tops is 15°and..? 15°, and 20°. a)How much taller is one tree than the other? b) Where would a person have to stand in order to have the angle of elevation to the top of each tree ...
12. ### Science

Please answer the following questions clearly: 1a) (ii) Why would a 15 year old male need more calcium than a 30 year old male? (iii) Why does a 25 year old pregnant female need more protein than a non-pregnant 25 year old female? 1b) A hammer hits a nail, what is the size of ...
13. ### Writing/ New York Times

i just read in the Editorial Section of the New York Times about Uinted States Losing the Good War.. You know where i can find more information on this? Every where i look its the same exact article. Where is it written not the same way but talking about the same thing? go to ...
14. ### Math

What is the surface area in square units? top= 10 square units bottom= 10 square units right= 4 square units left= 4 square units front= 10 square units back= 10 square units
15. ### Math

What is the surface area in square units? top= 10 square units bottom= 10 square units right= 4 square units left= 4 square units front= 10 square units back= 10 square units
16. ### math

A pie plate measures 8 inches across the bottom. What is the area of the bottom of this pie plate?
17. ### chemitry--- physical & chemical change---

describe a physical change that appears to change chemically???
18. ### math

In a group of 28, 16 are boys 12 are girls. what fractional part of the group are boys?

In psychology, the study of personality focuses on: a. change. b. stability. c. external factors. d. learned factors. I think it is b. I know personality is the pattern of enduring characteristics that produce consistency and individuality in a given person.
20. ### PHYSICS

A person heats up a can of soup on a stove. If he does 250 joules of work on the soup by stirring it as the burner adds 1675 joules of heat, what is the change in its internal energy? I took 1675j - 250 j = 1425j
21. ### physics

A student with mass (72.0) kg rides on a roller coaster with a vertical loop. At the top of the loop the track has a radius of (23.7) m and the roller coaster moves at speed of (25.9) m/s at the top. Determine the normal force from the seat on the student at the top of the ...
22. ### Geometry

I need help in this problem: A 14-foot ladder is leaning against a house so that its top touches the top of the wall. the bottom of the ladder is 8 feet away from the wall. which of these can be used to find the height of the wall? A. in a right triangle with 14-foot leg and ...
23. ### science

2. Which of the following is responsible for carrying nutrients to and waste from the body’s cells? (1 point) plasma red blood cells red and white blood cells white blood cells 3. _________ defend the body against disease. (1 point) Fibrin Red blood cells Plasma White blood ...
24. ### Physics

A star of mass 2.0 1028 kg that is 1.6 1020 m from the center of a galaxy revolves around that center once every 3.4 108 years. Assuming that this star is essentially at the edge of the galaxy, each of the stars in the galaxy has a mass equal to that of this star, and the ...
25. ### physics

i don't understand how to do this question, its a phys 11: "A skier is acc. down a 30.0 degree hill at 3.80m/s^2" a) What is the horiz. comp. of the acc.? b) What is the vert. comp. of the acc.? c) Assuming she starts from rest and acc. uniformly down hill, how long will it ...
26. ### statistics

question- a packaging device is set to fill detergent powder packets with a mean weight of 5 kg .the standered deviation is known to be 0.01kg.these are known to drift upward over a period of time due to machine fault,which is not tolerable.a random sample of 100 packets is ...
27. ### physics

Water flows through a horizontal tube of diameter 2.6cm that is joined to a second horizontal tube of diameter 1.7cm . The pressure difference between the tubes is 8.0kPa.Find the speed of flow in the first tube.
28. ### statistics

the diameter of red apples of an orchard have a normal distribution with a mean of 3 inches ans standard deviation of 0.5 inches one apple will be randomly chosen. what is the probability of picking an apple with a diameter less than 2.15 inches
29. ### Solid mensuration

In a frustum of a right circular cone the diameter of the lower base is 24ft while the diameter of the upper base is 14ft if the slant height of the frustum is 13ft find the total area and the volume of the frustum.
30. ### sociology perspective

Every four years in the United States there is a presidential election, and after the election, nearly half the population readily accepts the leadership of the person for whom they did not vote. This is an example of: egalitarian authority charismatic authority traditional ...
31. ### Chemistry

If 395.3 g of a substance is dissolved in 872.6 g of cyclohexane solvent, the boiling point of the solution is 87.38 oC. Calculate the apparent molar mass (g/mol) of substance.
32. ### chemistry

If 1373 g of a substance is dissolved in 2315 g of cyclohexane solvent, the boiling point of the solution is 87.69 oC. Calculate the apparent molar mass (g/mol) of substance.
33. ### chemistry

If 1373 g of a substance is dissolved in 2315 g of cyclohexane solvent, the boiling point of the solution is 87.69 oC. Calculate the apparent molar mass (g/mol) of substance.
34. ### Chemistry

If 406.6 g of a substance is dissolved in 879.1 g of cyclohexane solvent, the boiling point of the solution is 87.52 oC. Calculate the apparent molar mass (g/mol) of substance.
35. ### science

A skater is coasting alone the ice without sexerting any apparent force. Which law of motion explains the skater's ability to continue moving?
36. ### science

a small weather rocket weighs 20.5 N. The rocket is carried up into the air by a balloon. The rocket is released from the balloon and fired. What is the acceleration of the rocket if an upward force of 25 N is applied? Net force = force up - force down. force down is its ...
37. ### physics

A box slides down a plane 8 m long that is inclined at an angle of 30 degrees with the horizontal. If the box starts from rest and u = 0.25, find a.) the acceleration of the box, b.) it's velocity at the bottom of the plane, and c.) the time required for it to reach the bottom.
38. ### MATH

The bottom of the ladder on a horizontal flat surface rests against a wall. It makes an angle of elevation of 35°. The bottom of the ladder is 42 ft from the base of the wall. How long is the ladder? Round your answer to the nearest whole number.
39. ### Physics

planet orbits a star once every 2.84 10^7 s in a nearly circular orbit of radius 1.42 10^11 m. (a) With respect to the star, determine the angular speed of the planet. (b) With respect to the star, determine the tangential speed of the planet. (c) With respect to the star, ...
40. ### Physics

An Atwood machine is constructed using a disk of mass 2 kg and radius 20.1 cm. 2.3 m= distance between weights 1.53 kg= weight 1 1.18 kg=weight 2 What is the acceleration of the system? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in units of m/s2.
41. ### physics

It is fairly easy to catch a 20 N steel weight dropped from a height of 0.25 m or so. But if you attempt to catch the weight while resting your hand flat on a table, you are likely to be injured. Explain.
42. ### physics

A woman wearing high-heeled shoes stands on a wooden floor. Her total weight is 480N and acts equally on each foot. What weight acts on one of her feet?
43. ### physics

A uniform rod 30cm long is pivoted at it's center. A 40N weight is hung 5cm from the left end. where must the 50N weight be hung to maintain equilibrium?
44. ### physics

A uniform plank AB which is 75m long and has a weight of 350N and is supported horizontally by two vertical ropes A and B. A weight of 100N rest on the plank at C where AC=4m. Find the tension in each rope A and B
45. ### Physics

A block with a weight of 3.7 N is launched along a slope upwards by a spring with k = 2.25 kN / m. The slope makes an angle of 30° with the horizontal and has a vertical height of 0.75 m (measured from the starting point of the block). When the block is released, the spring ...
46. ### physics

As a result of friction, the angular speed of a wheel changes with time according to d(theta)/dt = w0 e^-(aplpha*t) where w0 and alpha are constants. The angular speed changes from an initial angular speed of 4.87 rad/s to 4.27 rad/s in 33.93s. A) Determine the magnitude of ...
47. ### HELP PLSS SCIENCE

2. Which of the following is responsible for carrying nutrients to and waste from the body’s cells? (1 point) plasma red blood cells red and white blood cells white blood cells 3. _________ defend the body against disease. (1 point) Fibrin Red blood cells Plasma White blood ...
48. ### Physics

swimming duck paddles the water with it's feet once every 1.6s, producing surface waves with this perios. The duck is moving with constant speed in a pond where the speed of the surface waves is 0.32m/s and the crests of the waves are 0.12m apart. A) What is the duck's speed? ...
49. ### philosophy

What makes a same person over time according to Thomas Reid. I know that for locke, a same person over time means that your personal idenity and consciousness stay the same. Like you can cut a hand off, but you are still the same person. I read all the website online, but I ...
50. ### physics .Henry,Damon,Steve,Saed,bobpursley, And This is my question every one

A ball is thrown straight up by a passenger in a train that is moving what a constant velocity. Where would the ball land —back in his hands, in front of him, or behind him? Does your answer change if the train is accelerating in the forward direction? if yes, how?
51. ### physics

A block of mass 3kg starts from rest and slides down a surface, which corresponds to a quarter of a circle of 1.6m radius. a) if the curved surface is smooth, calculate the speed of the block at the bottom. b) if the block 's speed at the bottom is 4m/s, what is the energy ...
52. ### HVAC

A gas is compressed inside a compressors cylinder. When the piston is at its bottom dead center , the gas is initially at 10 psig , 65 degree and 10.5 in. After compression and when the piston is at top dead center the gas is 180 degree and occupies 1.5 in. What would be the ...
53. ### SCI 275

How did the amount of energy gained compare to the amount of energy lost as heat at the second through fourth trophic levels? Considering the amount of energy required to produce animal-based foods and goods, should humans change their habits so they consume products closer to...
54. ### physics

A person lifts a 5.5 kg cement block a vertical distance 1.1 m and then carries the block horizontally a distance 7.3 m. Determine the work done by the person and by the force of gravity in this process. J (by person) J (by force of gravity)
55. ### physics

Harry Potter decides to take Pottery 101 as an elective to satisfy his arts requirement at Hogwarts. He sets some clay (m = 4.00 kg) on the edge of a pottery wheel (r = 0.730 m), which is initially motionless. He then begins to rotate the wheel with a uniform acceleration, ...
56. ### calculus

#3 A solid has a base in the form of the ellipse: x^2/25 + y^2/16 = 1. Find the volume if every cross section perpendicular to the x-axis is an isosceles triangle whose altitude is 6 inches. #4 Use the same base and cross sections as #3, but change the axis to the y-axis.
57. ### Math

A section of stained glass is made by placing a circle at the top of a triangle with a base of 10 centimeters and a height of 8 centimeters. The diameter of the circle is equal to the height of the triangle. What is the area of the section of stained glass? Show your work. Use...
58. ### thermodynamics (dont know what to do)

0.05 kg of carbon dioxide (molecular weight = 44) is compressed from 1 bar, 15°C, until the pressure is 8.3 bar, and the volume is then 0.004 m3. Calculate the change of entropy. Take cp for carbon dioxide as 1.0 kJ/kg K, and assume carbon dioxide to be a perfect gas (draw pc...
59. ### physics

Water flows in a cylindrical, horizontal pipe. As the pipe widens to twice its initial diameter the pressure in the pipe changes. Calculate the change in pressure between the wide and narrow regions of the pipe. Give your answer as an expression in terms of the density of ...
60. ### physics

You need to siphon water from a clogged sink. The sink has an area of 0.36 and is filled to a height of 4.0 . Your siphon tube rises 45 above the bottom of the sink and then descends 85 to a pail as shown in the figure. The siphon tube has a diameter of 2.4 A)Assuming that the...
61. ### physics

A 25 kg box slides, from rest, down a 9-m-long incline making an angle 15 degrees with the horizontal. The speed of the box when it reaches the bottom of the incline is 2.40 m/s. (a) What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the surface of the incline? (b...
62. ### Math

Crunchy Corn Chips are packaged in bags labeled "net weight 10 ounces." In fact, the weight of a bag of Crunchy Corn Chips follows a normal distribution with mean ì ounces and standard deviation ó ounces. Worried about customer complaints and potential lawsuits, the ...
63. ### physics

The driver of a 1,450kg car, whose iron brake calipers mass is 3kg endures a brain malfuction at the top of a 20 degree parking ramp 20 meters long. It approaches the ramp going 20m/s and the driver recovers just as the car reaches the bottom. If the driver captures all the ...
64. ### math

A jewelry box with a square base is to be built with copper plated sides, nickel plated bottom and top and a volume of 40cm^3. if nickel plating costs \$2 per cm^2 and copper plating costs \$1 per cm^2, find the dimensions of the box to maximize the cost of the materials?
65. ### earth

A man with a weight of 1000 newtons on earth visits each planet what is his weight on each?
66. ### math

If a spring stretches 0.9 m when a 3-kg weight is attached to it, how much will it stretch when a 4-kg weight is attached to it?
67. ### Math

An 8-ounce weight stretches a spring 10 cm. How much weight will stretch the spring 15 cm?
68. ### math

delias family car weight 2 tons. how many ounces does the car weight?
69. ### Chemistry

Weight of solution is 1026gm in aqueous solution.what will be the weight of per kg H2O?
70. ### math

My average in AP world history is a 90, The weight on the class is 1.10% with the weight, whats my average?
71. ### French 1

F Rewrite the following sentences replacing the expression of time with the word in parentheses making any necessary change.My response are bulleted. Please check for me. Thanks again much!!!!! 1.(hier) Aujourd'hui, personne nelave la voiture. (Yesterday) Today, person nelave ...

A reservoir is fed by two pipes of different diameter. The pipe with the larger diameter takes three hours less than the smaller pipe to fill the reservoir. if both pipes are opened simultaneously, the reservoir can fill in two hours. Calculate how long it takes the pipe with ...
73. ### Triganometry

To measure a stone face carved on the side of a mountain, two sightings 407 feet from the base of the mountain are taken. If the angle of elevation to the bottom of the face is 36 degrees and the angle of elevation to the top of the face is 67 degrees, what is the height of ...
74. ### general ability

light X flashes every 3 minutes. Light Y flashes every 5 minutes. Light Z flashes every 7 minutes. At exactly 7:28 AM they all flash together. At what time will they do so again? a) 9:13 b) 9:15 c) 9:00 d) 9:28
75. ### English

1. She took the bus to school every day. 2. She rode the bus to school every day. 3. She get on the bus to school every day. (Are they all possible? Which verbs can be used in this sentence?)
76. ### Calculus

A trough is 3 feet long and 1 foot high. The vertical cross-section of the trough parallel to an end is shaped like the graph of x^2 from -1 to 1 . The trough is full of water. Find the amount of work required to empty the trough by pumping the water over the top. Note: The ...
77. ### math

The Egg Problem. A certain zoo kept records of the relationship between the weight of a mother ostrich and the weight of her egg. Data for three birds is shown in the next table. a. Estimate the weight of an egg from a mother ostrich weighing 175 lbs. b. How much would you ...
78. ### physics

two people carry a heavy electric motor by placing it on a light board 2m long.one person lifts at one end with a force of 700N, and the other lifts the opposite end with a force of 400N.Calculate the weight of the motor and determine where its center of Gravity is Located
79. ### physics

two people carry a heavy electric motor by placing it on a light board 2m long.one person lifts at one end with a force of 700N, and the other lifts the opposite end with a force of 400N.Calculate the weight of the motor and determine where its center of Gravity is Located
80. ### physics

two people carry a heavy electric motor by placing it on a light board 2m long.one person lifts at one end with a force of 700N, and the other lifts the opposite end with a force of 400N.Calculate the weight of the motor and determine where its center of Gravity is Located
81. ### Science

What You Call that Thing that is on top of the subway station were the whole dust and garbage is located on top of the train (where it passes through?????
82. ### Physics

Find the centripetal acceleration at the top of a test tube in a centrifuge, given that the top is 4.5 from the axis of rotation and that its linear speed is 76 .
83. ### Language Arts

if you say, "The book is on top of the big slide." would "on top of" be a compound preposition or is on and of two different prepositions? Thanks...
84. ### Physics

A ball having a mass of 4 kg is attached to a string 1 m long and is whirled in a vertical circle at a constant speed of 23 m/s. (a) Determine the tension in the string when the ball is at the top of the circle. (b) Determine the tension in the string when the ball is at the ...
85. ### Math

Now I really need help with this one because every time I think it is one answer it ends up wrong. Identify the question that is NOT statistical. A) According to the rules, how many swimmers are on a team? B) What were the times of the top five swimmers in the competition? C) ...
86. ### Physics

The Achilles tendon, which connects the calf muscles to the heel, is the thickest and strongest tendon in the body. In extreme activities, such as sprinting, it can be subjected to forces as high as 13.0 times a person's weight. According to one set of experiments, the average...
87. ### holt physics

a 90.0 kg person stands 1.00 m from a 60.0 kg person sitting on a bench nearby. what is the magnitude of the gravitalional force between them?
88. ### spanish

use the info given to say who each person is and where each person is from ustedes/ los senores Tobar/ Panama
89. ### physics

A 1000 kilogram car traveling at 25 mph hits a 60 kg person. How much force is exerted on the person?
90. ### physics

A 1000 kilogram car traveling at 25 mph hits a 60 kg person. How much force is exerted on the person?
91. ### earth

Determine the gravitational force that you exert on another person 1.90 m away. Assume that you and the other person are point masses of 75.0 kg each.
92. ### psychology of Education

How do a person become back? Or what is the main element disturbed in a person for him/her to be mad? And what causes madness.
93. ### Math

A weight of 15 ounces stretches a spring 10 inches. A weight of 24 ounces stretches the same spring 16 inches. How many inches does the spring stretch per ounce of additional weight?
94. ### biology

1. how does the density of ice compare to that liquid water and why is that property important to aquatic oranisms a. the density of ice is higher than that liquid water, which means that ice forms from the bottom of lakes upward , protecting aquatic life in waterI*** b. the ...
95. ### math help

if a 150 lb person can burn 410 calories /hour while bicycling 12 mi/h What rate would a 120 lb person burn calories while bicycling 12 mi/h? can some one explain this to me how to solve these kind of problems One has to assume some relationship with caloric burning rate and ...
96. ### Calculus

The equation for converting Farenheit to Celcius is F=9/5C + 32. What is the meaning of the slope of this line? A. For every 9 degree increase in Celcius, there's a 5 degree increase in Farenheit. B. For every 5 degree increase in C, there's a 9 degree increase in F. C. For ...
97. ### AG

5. Why are congressional seats reapportioned every decade? a. to accommodate an increasing number of house members. b. to accommodate an increasing number of senators. c. to accommodate change in state populations. ******* d. to accommodate changes in the national population.
98. ### Physics

A skier of mass 64 kg starts from rest at the top of an 18° slope, points her skis straight down the slope and lets gravity pull her down the slope. The slope is 65 m long. Her speed at the bottom is 15 m/s. (a) Assuming zero air resistance, what is the magnitude of the ...
99. ### Physics

a 4,500 kg roller coaster starts from the top of a 45 m hill with a velocity of 3m/s. The car travels to the bottom through a loop and continues up the next hill. The end of the roller coaster has a level surface that is 4m off the ground. Assume that there is no friction on ...
100. ### math

the average weight of men in a meeting room is 170 pounds, and average weight of women is 130 pounds. if more than 60% of the people in the room are men, which of the following could be the average weight of all the people in the room?