# 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. ### 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...
2. ### 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 ...
3. ### 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...
4. ### 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 ...
5. ### 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.
6. ### 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.
7. ### 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?
8. ### 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?
9. ### 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
10. ### 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 ...
11. ### 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, ...
12. ### 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 ...
13. ### 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 ...
14. ### 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 ...
15. ### 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...

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 ...
17. ### 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...
18. ### 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 ...
19. ### 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?
20. ### 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) ...
21. ### 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...
22. ### 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 ...
23. ### 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)
24. ### 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 ...
25. ### 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?????
26. ### 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 .
27. ### 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...
28. ### 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 ...
29. ### 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.
30. ### 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 ...
31. ### 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 ...
32. ### earth

A man with a weight of 1000 newtons on earth visits each planet what is his weight on each?
33. ### 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?
34. ### Math

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

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

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

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

In a science experiment, the temperature fell 63 degrees Fahrenheit in 9 minutes. If the temperature fell at the same rate every minute, how many degrees did it change each minute? 63 divide by 9 = 7
39. ### 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 ...
40. ### 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 ...
41. ### 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 ...
42. ### 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 ...
43. ### Geometry

Lobster fishers in Maine often use spherical buoys to mark their lobster traps. Every year the buoys must be repainted. An average buoy has a 12 inch diameter, and an average fisher has about 500 buoys. A quart of marine paint covers 175 ft squared. How many quarts of paint ...
44. ### 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
45. ### 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
46. ### 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
47. ### 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...
48. ### 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?
49. ### 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?
50. ### spanish

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

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

A 1000 kilogram car traveling at 25 mph hits a 60 kg person. How much force is exerted on the person?
53. ### 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.
54. ### 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.
55. ### English

Can someone please help me proof read my paper and help me to know where my errors are and how I can better this paper? Is this good for a descriptive essay? Is their something I should elaborate more or less on? Are my paragraphs ok or do I need to shorten them? Any and all ...
56. ### ELA

What should be changed in this sentence? Yes, only six rooms is finished A. change Yes, to Yes B. change is to are C. change finished to finish D. make no change B? What should be changed in this sentence? Construction was started eight years ago in 1792, but the work has gone...
57. ### physics

1. A solid copper cylinder hangs at the bottom of a steel wire of negligible mass. The top end of the wire is fixed. When the wire is struck, it emits sound with a fundamental frequency of 300 Hz. The copper cylinder is then submerged in water so that half its volume is below ...
58. ### physics

A solid copper object hangs at the bottom of a steel wire of negligible mass. The top end of the wire is fixed. When the wire is struck, it emits a sound with a fundamental frequency of 135 Hz. The copper object is then submerged in water so that half its volume is below the ...
59. ### 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 ...
60. ### another math

At a distance of 34 feet from the base of a flag pole, the angle of elevation to the top of a flag is 48.6°. The flag itself is 5.1 feet tall. The angle of elevation to the bottom of the flag is 44.6°. The pole extends 1 foot above the flag. Find the height of the pole.
61. ### Algebra

I am helping my daughter with her algebra and we came across a symbol neither of us has seen before. She is solving two sided equations. For this problem, I do see it set up in the book, but it is related to geometry, which they have not covered. She says that they never ...
62. ### HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Three spheres of radius 10 are placed on a table all touching each other. A fourth sphere of radius 10 is placed so that it lies on top of the other three. The distance from the bottom of the fourth sphere to the table is h, and h^2=a/b, where a and b are coprime positive ...
63. ### physics

An amusement park ride consists of a car moving in a vertical circle on the end of a rigid boom of negligible mass. The combined weight of the car and riders is 5.0 kN, and the circle’s radius is 10 m. At the top of the circle, what are the (a) magnitude FB and (b) direction...
64. ### 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?
65. ### Algebra

The diameter of bolts produced by a certain machine distributed with a mean of 0.30 inches and a standard deviation of 0.01 inches. What percentage of bolts will have a diameter greater than 0.32 inches.Does your answer make sense based on the given information? Explain why or...
66. ### Math

The height (in feet) of a small weight oscillating at the end of a spring is h(t) = 0.5 cos(2t) where t is in seconds, 0 ≤ t ≤ 5. (This is calculus. Use radians!) (a)Calculate the weight’s average velocity over the time interval 1 ≤ t ≤ 3. Show ...
67. ### Physics

an 88kg cardboard box is being pulled along a level floor. the coefficient of static friction between the box and the floor is 0.23, and the sliding friction is 0.12. What is the weight of the box? What force is needed to start the box moving? What force is needed to keep the ...
68. ### Chemistry

Ammonium nitrate, NH4NO3, is used in “cold packs”. Which statement best describes why the products are favored, when the solid is mixed with water? NH4NO3(s) → NH4+ (aq) + NO3- (aq) A) Heat is transferred to the surroundings to lower the temperature and the entropy ...
69. ### Math

David refuels his car aﬁer every two days, Mary refuels hers after every four days while Ken refuels his after every eight days. If they all refuel their cars on 3rd March 2013, on which date did they refuel their cars together again?
70. ### abc

Alice, Bob, Candice and David run for school president. There are 201 students in the school and each student can vote for only one candidate. The person with the largest number of votes is the winner. If every student votes, what is the minimum number of votes needed to win ...
71. ### physics

A 0.720 kg snowball is fired from a cliff 8.10 m high. The snowball's initial velocity is 14.2 m/s, directed 30.0° above the horizontal. (a) How much work is done on the snowball by the gravitational force during its flight to the flat ground below the cliff? (b) What is the ...
72. ### Physics-is this correct?

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
73. ### math

A tree, in danger of falling , stands 65 feet from the house. The angle of elevation from the bottom of the house to the top of the tree is 50 degrees. If the tree should fall directly towards the house, will it the house? show all work and explain your answer. tan50/1=x/65 x=...
74. ### fundamentals of math

By holding a ruler 3 feet in front of her eyes as illustrated in the diagram, Carla sees that the top and bottom points of a vertical cliff face line up with marks separated by 3.5" on the ruler. According to the map, Carla is about a half mile from the cliff. What is the ...
75. ### related rates

A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.4 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 8 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).
76. ### Chemistry

True or False: The diameter of most atoms will be between 0.05 nm and 0.3 nm. I think its false (I don't think there even is an average diameter for atoms...), but I can't find any reliable sources to back up my hunch. Help please...
77. ### PHYSICS

What force must be exerted on the master cylinder of a hydraulic lift to support wt of a 2000 kg car resting on the slave cylinder? master : 2cm diameter,slave: 24cm diameter
78. ### Geometry

Write the ratio of the first measurement to the second measurement. Diameter of care tire:40cm Diameter of care tire:18mm I'm not sure hoow to do this. May someone explain how to do this problem.
79. ### Algebra 1

students measured the diameters and circumferences of the tops of a variety of cylinders. Below are the data that they collected. estimate the diameter of a cylinder with circumference 22cm. Cylinder Tops Diameter(cm) 3,3,5,6,8,8,9.5, 10, 10, 12 Circumference(cm) 9.3,9.5, 16, ...
80. ### Math

The distance a bicycle travels with each turn of its wheels is about 3 1/7 times the tire diameter. The tires on Mike's bicycle have a diameter of 24 1/2 inches. How far does it travel with each turn of the wheels?
81. ### Math!

A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.4 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 10 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).
82. ### math

A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.2 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 12 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).
83. ### physics

The small piston has a diameter of 2cm and the large piston has a diameter of 6cm. How much more force can the larger piston exert compared with the force applied to the smaller piston?
84. ### calc

A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.4 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 16 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).
85. ### CAL

(1 pt) A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.3 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 8 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).
86. ### calculus

A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.2 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 8 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).
87. ### maths

What length of a solid cylinder 2cm in diameter must be taken to recast into hollow cylinder of length 16cm,external diameter 2cm and thickness 2.5mm?
88. ### physics

for the hydrulic lift shown,what must be the radio of the diameter of the vessel at the car to the diameter of the vessel where the force F,is applied so that a 1.52x10^3 gr car can be lifted with a force F,of just 0.125kN?
89. ### Calc

A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.3 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 13 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).
90. ### maths

if a hollow sphere of internal and external diameter 4cm melted 8cm respectively melted into a cone of base diameter 8cm . find the height of cone
91. ### english1A - argument/these

Oh shoot. I keep forgetting to change my Word document to a text document. for some reason it doesn't post here if I don't. My introduction... let's see if this works. Gender myths Some people wear earrings, others do not. Some people wear nail polish, while others do not. ...
92. ### MAth

Malcom has 1/2 gallon of soup. He pours the same amount of soup into 8 bowls. which equation represents the fractional part of a gallon of soup, n, in each bowl? Please he;p solve with the letter n. thanks
93. ### Physics

Suppose you are hiking down the Grand Canyon. At the top, the temperature early in the morning is a cool 1°C. By late afternoon, the temperature at the bottom of the canyon has warmed to a sweltering 37°C. (a) What is the difference between the higher and lower temperatures ...
94. ### Trig

A weight is oscillating on the end of a spring. The position of the weight relative to the point of equilibrium is given by y=1/12(cos8t-3sin8t), where y is the displacement (in meters) and t is the time (in seconds). Find the times when the weight is at the point of ...
95. ### Language Arts

The Passage is "The Trouble of Being Earnest" Which statement best expresses a theme of the passage? Some secrets are better left as secrets. Rules change depending on the situation. Marriage changes a person. Nothing is as it seems. I'm stuck between C and D Help?
96. ### chemistry

Sorry this is the last question i have select from the words below the effect of a catalyst on each of the following. (Words can be used more than once or not at all). Words: Increase, decrease, changes, doesn't change activation energy reaction mechanism enthalpy of reaction ...
97. ### Math

jody gets paid \$200.00 per week, plus \$100.00 for every oil change she completes. write the equation that shoes the relationship between the number of oil changes and her weekly income. then write the slope of the line that represents the relationship