# A pick up truck is carrying 500 pounds of cargo. When empty, the truck weighs 2 1/2 tons. What is the weight of the truck and its cargo in tons?

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A pick up truck is carrying 500 pounds of cargo. When empty, the truck weighs 2 1/2 tons. What is the weight of the truck and its cargo in tons? Is this answer right 1250tons.

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Truck A is carrying 2.5 tons of cargo. Truck B is carrying 4,500 pounds of cargo. Which truck is carrying more? (*Hint: 1 ton=2,000lb)

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Are these the correct answers and lables? 9. A hand lens increased the thickness of a line 10 to the 3rd power times.The line was 0.5 mm thick. How thick did the line appear? my ans.- 500 mm thick 10. A truck holds 10 to the 4th power times more pounds than when it is empty. ...

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Are these the correct answers and lables? 9. A hand lens increased the thickness of a line 10 to the 3rd power times.The line was 0.5 mm thick. How thick did the line appear? my ans.- 500 mm thick 10. A truck holds 10 to the 4th power times more pounds than when it is empty. ...

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darnell rented a moving truck. the weight of the empty truck was 7,860 pounds. when darrell filled the truck with his items, it weighed 6 tons. what was the weight in pounds of the items that Darrelll placed in the truck?

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A class 4 truck weighs between 14,000 and 16,000 pounds. What is the weight range in tons? b. If the weight of. Class 4 truck is increased by 2 tons, will it still be classified as a class 4 truck? Explain both thanks

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Olivia ties 2.5 feet of ribbon onto one balloon. How many yards of ribbon does Olivia need for 18 balloons? I am confused on figuring out how to solve the above problem. 2. Darnell rented a moving truck. The weight of the empty truck was 7,860 pounds. When Darnell filled the ...

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A 570 kg truck is carrying a large 1.9 kg box on its cargo deck when it starts to accelerate. If the coefficient of static friction between the box and the truck’s deck is 0.26, what is the maximum acceleration, in m/s 2, that the truck can have without letting the box slip?

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You can register a pickup truck as a passenger vehicle if the truck is not used for commercial purposes and the weight of the truck with its contents does not exceed 8500 pounds. Your pickup truck weighs 4200 pounds. Write an inequality to represent the numer of pounds your ...

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A class 4 truck weighs between 14000 and 16000 pounds what is the weight range in tons

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theotis has to load a truck with tv sets. the cargo area of the truck is a rectangular prism that measures 1 1/2 ft. by 1 2/3 ft. by 1 1/3 ft...how many sets can be loaded into the truck?

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Theotis had to load a truck with television sets. The cargo area of the truck is a rectangular prism that measures 8 ft. by 21 ft. by 11 ft. Each television set measures 1 ½ ft by 1 2/3 ft. by 1 1/3 ft. How many tv’s can be loaded into the truck?

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theotis had to load a truck with television sets . the cargo area of the truck is a rectangular prism that measures 81ft by 21ft by 11ft. each tv measures 1&1/2 by 1&2/3 by 1&1/3. how many sets can be loaded into the truck?

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a man is driving across a bridge with lots of cargo in the back of the truck but then the truck stops what should he do

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An empty truck weighs 2000 kg. After the truck was loaded, freight made up 80% of the weight of the loaded truck. At the first stop one fourth of the freight was unloaded. What percent of the loaded truck's weight did the load make up after that? (Hint: freight = load.) A) 20...

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An empty truck weighs 2000 kg. After the truck was loaded, freight made up 80% of the weight of the loaded truck. At the first stop one fourth of the freight was unloaded. What percent of the loaded truck's weight did the load make up after that? (Hint: freight = load.) A) 20...

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The cargo space of the truck is 2.44 meters wide, 2.76 meters high, and 8.20 meters long. How many cubic meters of cargo space does the truck have?

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you want to buy a pickup truck and are interested in one with a large carrying capacity. One model features a rectangular prism-shaped cargo space, measuring 6ft by 10ft;another has a space with dimensions 5ft by 11ft by 3ft. Which truck provides you with most carrying ...

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you want to buy a pickup truck and are interested in one with a large carrying capacity. One model features a rectangular prism-shaped cargo space, measuring 6ft by 10ft by 2ft;another has a space with dimensions 5ft by 11ft by 3ft. Which truck provides you with most carrying ...

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you want to buy a pickup truck and are interested in one with a large carrying capacity. One model features a rectangular prism-shaped cargo space, measuring 6ft by 10ft by 2ft;another has a space with dimensions 5ft by 11ft by 3ft. Which truck provides you with most carrying ...

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If the weight of a class 4 truck is increased by 2 tons will it still be classified as a class 4 truck

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The weight of a randomly selected shipping container follows an unknown distribution with mean 12 tons and standard deviation 2 tons. Your cargo ship always carries a load of 100 randomly selected shipping containers. a. What is the probability the load weighs more than 1,231 ...

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⦁ Three boxes weighing 128 pounds each and one box weighing 254 pounds were loaded onto the back of an empty truck. A crate of apples was then loaded onto the same truck. If the total weight loaded onto the truck was 2,000 pounds, how much did the crate of apples weigh?

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Weights of a certain model of fully loades gravel trucks follow a normal distrbution with mean = 6.4 tons and standard deviation = 0.3 ton. Waht is the probability that a fully loaded truck of this model is a. less than 6 tons? b. more that 7 tons? c. between 6 and 7 tons?

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The weight of a randomly selected shipping container follows an unknown distribution with mean 12 tons and standard deviation 2 tons. Your cargo ship always carries a load of 100 randomly selected shipping containers. a. What is the probability the load weighs more than 1,231 ...

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A flatbed egg truck is in a drag race. The truck is carrying a 450 lb. crate of eggs in the back. The coefficients of friction between the crate and the truck bed are μs = 0.9 and μk = 0.4. What is the maximum acceleration the truck can have without the eggs sliding ...

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A flatbed egg truck is in a drag race. The truck is carrying a 450 lb. crate of eggs in the back. The coefficients of friction between the crate and the truck bed are μs = 0.9 and μk = 0.4. What is the maximum acceleration the truck can have without the eggs sliding ...

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youre in a friends pick up truck when it stalls on a hill. you jump out, get nehind the truck and push with all your might 300 newtons. still the truck slowly rolls back down the hill. whats the pressure the truck exerts on you.

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Mr. Kardi have 5 trucks of sand . The charge then A and B are 2.5 ton , trucks C and D 3 ton , 1 ton truck E load over charge - average. How many tons of cargo trucks E ?

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Consider the collisions between a car and a truck whose weight is much heavier than the car (M ≫ m). Friction is so small that it can be ignored. If they are both moving at the same speed when they collide, what best describes the size (or magnitude) of the forces ...

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A construction worker riding in the tray of a truck traveling at 10 m/s, sees one of his friends passing and decides to jump off the truck. The magnitude of his initial speed of jumping is: (a) zero (b) Less than the truck's (c) Equal to that of the truck (d) Greater than that...

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b) If the car is moving much faster than the heavier truck when they collide, what best describes the size (or magnitude) of the forces between the car and the truck? 1. Not enough information is given to pick one of these answers. 2. Neither exerts a force on the other; the ...

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to unload hollow blocks from the cargo truck a wooden plank whose end rests against the truck's platform 1.5 meters above the ground is used. if it is inclined 37%49 with the ground, how long is the wooden plank?

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Q2. A box rests on the (frictionless) bed of a truck. The truck driver starts the truck and accelerates forward. The box immediately starts to slide toward the rear of the truck. Discuss the motion of the box, in terms of Newton’s laws, as seen (a) by Mary standing on the ...

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"The university of Oklahoma maintains a fleet of vehicles to rent to university departments. To transport equipment, the School of Drama needs to rent either a cargo can or a pickup truck for one day. The cargo van costs $28 for a day, plus $0.22 per mile. The pickup truck ...

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In a movie, a stuntman places himself on the front of a truck as the truck accelerates. The co efficient of friction between the stuntman and the truck is 0.65. The stuntman is not standing on anything but can “stick” to the front of the truck as long as the truck ...

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an empty truck weighs 4000N its engine can produce an accelerationof 1m/sif the truck is loaded with 2000N, find the acceleration the engine can prodeuce?

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A high school class wants to raise money by recycling newspapers. The class decided to rent a truck at a cost of $150 for the week. The market price for recycled newspaper is $15 per ton. Write an equation representing the amount of money the class will make based on the ...

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A truck carrying a 65.4 kg crate accelerates from rest to 53.9 km/h on a flat horizontal surface in 15.2 seconds. The crate does not slip in the truck bed. The acceleration was not constant. How much work was done on the crate by the truck?

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A truck has a maximum-load rating of 5 tons.It is going to be loaded with machine parts that each weigh 66 pounds 9 ounces.How many of the machine parts can be loaded into the truck without exceeding its maximum-load rating?

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Inclination angle of 38.0 degrees with respect to the horizontal. Suppose a truck on a street, for the truck to remain at rest, a static friction must exist. If an additional force with a magnitude equal to one-fourth the weight of the truck is applied uphill in order to hold ...

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a car and a truck starts from rest at the same instant with the car is behind the truck initially at the same distance. the truck has a constant acceleration of 4 ft/s^2 and the car has an acceleration of 6 ft/s^2. the car overtake the truck after the truck travelled 150 ft. a...

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Initially a small car and a truck are at rest then the car starts pushing a dead battery truck and they both accelerate. Which of the following statement is true? a)The car exerts a larger force on the truck than the truck exerts on the car. b) The car exerts the same amount ...

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An automobile and a truck start from rest at the same instant, with the automobile initially at some distance behind the truck. The truck has a constant acceleration of 2.15m/s2 , and the automobile an acceleration of 3.47m/s2 . The automobile overtakes the truck after the ...

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Truck A leaves a truck stop traveling at 80 km/hr. Four hours later, truck BB leaves the same truck stop traveling in the same direction at 90 km/ hr. How long does it take truck B to catch up to truck A?

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A flatbed truck is carrying a heavy crate. The coefficient of static friction between the crate and the bed of the truck is 0.66.What is the maximum rate at which the driver can decelerate and still avoid having the crate slide against the cab of the truck?

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A flatbed truck is carrying a heavy crate. The coefficient of static friction between the crate and the bed of the truck is 0.47. What is the maximum rate at which the driver can slow and avoid having the crate slide against the cab of the truck?

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An object is shot from the back of a truck moving at 40 km/h on a straight horizontal road. The launcher is aimed upward, perpendicular to the bed of the truck. If air resistance is neglected, the object will fall: a. depends on the value of g b. in front of the truck c. ...

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A truck is stopped at a stoplight. When the light turns green, the truck accelerates at 2.2 m/s2. At the same instant, a car passes the truck going 12 m/s. Where and when does the truck catch up with the car?

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You're standing by the roadside as a truck approaches, and you measure the dominant frequency in the truck noise at 1105Hz . As the truck passes, the frequency drops to 885Hz. What is the truck's speed?

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A truck is stopped at a stoplight. When the light turns green, the truck accelerates at 2.5 m/s squared. At the same instant, a car passes the truck going 15 m/s. Where and when does the truck catch up with the car?

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A truck with mass 2000 kg tows a boat and trailer of total mass 500 kg. The rolling coefficient of friction for the truck is 0.080 and for the trailer is 0.050. The force of the truck’s drive wheels pushing backward on the pavement is 3.0 kN. (a) Determine the acceleration ...

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A truck is traveling at a speed of 23.0 m/s along a level road. A crate is resting on the bed of the truck, and the coefficient of static friction between the crate and the truck bed is 0.610. Determine the shortest distance in which the truck can come to a halt without ...

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A truck is stopped at a stoplight. When the light turns green, the truck accelerates at 2.0 m/s2. At the same instant, a car passes the truck going 13 m/s. Where and when does the truck catch up with the car? _________m (from the intersection)

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Read each statement below. For each situation, calculate vi, vf, pi, pf, the impulse vector Ft, and the amount of force needed for the change to occur. All situations refer to a truck with a mass of 2840 kg. 1. The truck has a velocity of 8.30 m/s and comes to a stop...

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A truck on a straight road starts from rest, accelerating at 2.00 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 11.0 m/s. Then the truck travels for 65.0 s at constant speed until the brakes are applied, stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 5.00 s. (a) How long is the ...

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3. In the figure, a runaway truck with failed brakes is moving downgrade at 107 km/h just before the driver steers the truck up a frictionless emergency escape ramp with an inclination of θ = 14°. The truck's mass is 1.4 × 104 kg. (a) What minimum length L must the ramp...

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Can someone please tell me if I did this problem right? A new truck that sells for $29,000 depreciates 12% each year. Write a function that models the value of the truck. Find the value of the truck after 7 years. my answer=p(x)=price of truck ($) p(x)=29000(.88)^x value of ...

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A truck is traveling at a speed of 33.1 m/s along a level road. A crate is resting on the bed of the truck, and the coefficient of static friction between the crate and the truck bed is 0.632. Determine the shortest distance in which the truck can come to a halt without ...

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a car and a truck start from rest at the same instant with the car initially 50m behind the truck. The truck has a constant acceleration of 2m/s^2 and the car has a constant acceleration of 3m/s^2. The car overtakes the truck after how many seconds? At what speed is the car ...

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A truck on a straight road starts from rest and accelerates at 2.0 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 20 m/s. Then the truck travels for 20 s at constant speed until the brakes are applied, stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 5.0 s. (a) How long is the truck ...

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Imagine a fender bender between a large truck and a small car. During the impact, Choose one answer. a. the truck exerts a greater amount of force on the car than the car exerts on the truck b. the car exerts a greater amount of force on the truck than the truck exerts on the ...

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A 4000 kg truck traveling at constant velocity and a braking force of 20000 N is suddenly applied. It takes 6 seconds for the truck to stop. a) what is the deceleration of the truck? b) what is the velocity of the truck before the brakes were applied c) what distance did the ...

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Two trucks having equal speeds hit their brakes at the same time, but truck has three times the acceleration as truck . Question:If truck B stops in time T, how long (in terms of T) will it take for truck A to stop?

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If gold sells today for 1625 per ounce, and a large mining truck hauls 400 tons of gold ore, what is the value of the gold in each truck if each ton of gold ore contains 1.0 ounces of gold? Use dimensional analysis.

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If gold sells today for 1625 per ounce, and a large mining truck hauls 400 tons of gold ore, what is the value of the gold in each truck if each ton of gold ore contains 1.0 ounces of gold? Use dimensional analysis.

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A 2600 kg truck traveling at 72 km/h slams on the brakes and skids to a stop. The frictional force between the truck and the road is 8200 N. Calculate the mechanical work required to stop the truck and the distance the truck travels before stops.

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A truck of mass 8,000 kg is traveling along a level road at an initial speed of 25 m/s. The driver then shifts into neutral so that the truck is coasting, and the truck gradually slows to a final speed of 13 m/s. (a) Find the total work done on the truck.

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A flatbed truck is carrying a 2540 kg crate of heavy machinery. If the coefficient of static friction between the crate and the bed of the truck is 0.540 , what is the maximum rate (in meters/second^2) that the driver can decelerate when coming to a stop, in order to avoid ...

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A flatbed truck is carrying a 2610kg crate of heavy machinery. if the coefficient of static friction between the crate and the bed of the truck is 0.530, what is the maximum rate(in meters/second^2) that the driver can decelerate when coming to a stop in order to avoid cruhing...

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In Fig, a runaway truck with failed brakes is moving downgrade at 160 km/h just before the driver steers the truck up a frictionless emergency escape ramp with an inclination of è = 11°. The truck's mass is 1.5 x 104 kg. (a) What minimum length L must the ramp have if the ...

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A crate is resting on the bed of a moving truck. the coefficient of static friction between the crate and the truck bed is 0.40. the driver hits the brakes. assuming the truck is traveling on level ground, determine the maximum deceleration that the truck can have without the ...

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A rental company purchases a truck for $14,500. The truck requires an average cost of $6.75 per day in maintenance. (a) Find a linear function that expresses the total cost C of owning the truck after t days. C(t) = 1

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A truck of mass 8000 kg is accelerating at 5.0 m/s2 up a hill of inclination 4 degrees to the horizontal. The friction forces on the truck add up to 550 N. a) Draw a neat FBD of the truck indicating all the forces acting on it. b) What force does the truck exert against the ...

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Please answer and explain how you received this answer. A cargo van is carrying 20 identical steel cylinders. Each cylinder contains compressed oxygen. Altogether, the cylinders weigh one half of a ton. In tons, what is the weight of each cylinder?

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At 9:00 a.m. a truck leaves the truck yard and travels west at a rate of 45 mi/hr. Two hours later, a second truck leaves along the same route, traveling at 55 mi/hr. When will the second truck catch up to the first?

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A truck is pulling a car. FT is the magnitude of the force that the truck exerts on the car FC is the magnitude of the force that the car exerts on the truck Consider the following scenarios independently. 1)The truck is driving with a constant velocity, but as it turns out, ...

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Elsa has a job transporting soft drinks by truck. Her truck is filled with cans that weigh 14 ounces each and bottles that weigh 70 ounces each. There is a combined total of 820 cans and bottles in her truck. Let x be the number of 14-ounce cans in her truck. Write an ...

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Latoya has a job transporting soft drinks by truck. Her truck is filled with cans that weigh 14 ounces each and bottles that weigh 70 ounces each. There is a combined total of 800 cans and bottles in her truck. Let x be the number of 14-ounce cans in her truck. Write an ...

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A truck on a straight road starts from rest and accelerates at 3.0 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 18.1 m/s. Then the truck travels for 24.5 s at constant speed until the brakes are applied, stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 5.7 s. (a) How long is the ...

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There are 2 vehicles. Vehicle 1 a ford taurus at 3400 pounds is traveling 50mph headed east. Vehicle 2 is a dodge ram truck at 6400. The truck hits the car head on and the car is pushed back 35 feet from point of impact. The truck is 90 feet from point of impact. How fast was ...

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A car and a truck starts from rest at the same instant, with the car initially at some distant behind the truck. The truck has a constant acceleration of 2.1 m/s^2, and the car at 3.4 m/s^2. The car overtakes the ruck after it has moved 40.0 m. a) how much time does it take ...

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A rental company purchases a truck for $14,500. The truck requires an average cost of $6.75 per day in maintenance. (a) Find a linear function that expresses the total cost C of owning the truck after t days. C(t) = (b) The truck rents for $55.00 a day. Find a linear function ...

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a transport truck pulls on a trailer with a force of 600 N {E}. the trailer pulls on the transport truck with a force: a) zero b) of less than 600 N[W] if the truck is slowing down. c) equal to 600 N [W] only if the truck is moving at constant velocity d) equal to 600 N [W] no...

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A motor car moving at a speed of 72 km/h can not come to a stop in less than 3 s while for a truck this time interval is 5.0s . On a highway the car is behind the truck both moving at 72 km/h . The truck gives a signal that it is going to stop at emergency. At what distance ...

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A truck is traveling at a speed of 33.1 m/s along a level road. A crate is resting on the bed of the truck, and the coefficient of static friction between the crate and the truck bed is 0.632. Determine the shortest distance in which the truck can come to a halt without ...

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urgent- A 2200kg truck accelerates at 15m/s2(squared). What is the net force on the truck? What is the acceleration of the truck?

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Rubber tires and wet blacktop have a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.5. A pickup truck with a mass 750 kg traveling 30.0 m/s skids to a stop. (a) what is the size and direction of the frictional force that the road exerts on the truck? (b) Find the acceleration of the ...

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A crate rests on a flatbed truck which is initially traveling at 17.8 m/s on a level road. The driver applies the brakes and the truck is brought to a halt in a distance of 33.1 m. If the deceleration of the truck is constant, what is the minimum coefficient of friction ...

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A truck is traveling with a uniform velocity 24 m/s, when it passes a car at rest, at this instant the car starts to move and accelerate at the rate of 6m/s^2 in the same direction as the truck. a.) How long will it take the car to overtake the truck b.) How fast will the car ...

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A truck on a straight road starts from rest, accelerating at 2.00 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 32.0 m/s. Then the truck travels for 76.0 s at constant speed until the brakes are applied, stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 5.00 s. What is the average ...

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A truck on a straight road starts from rest accelerating at 2.0 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 20 m/s. Then the truck travels for 20 s at constant speed until the brakes are applied, stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 5.0 s. What is the average velocity ...

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A 78 kg bag of mortar mix is sitting in the back of a truck rounding a traffic circle of radius 27 m at a speed of 21 km/h. Using the truck's frame of reference, find the force of contact between the bag and the side of the truck. Assume that the floor at the back of the truck...

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A truck travels up a hill with a 7.2◦ incline. The truck has a constant speed of 19 m/s. What is the horizontal component of the truck’s velocity? Answer in units of m/s.

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The force pulling a truck down hill is 2000 newtons what is the size of the static friction acting on the truck if the truck doesn't move?

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A truck travels up a hill with a 13◦ incline. The truck has a constant speed of 18 m/s. What is the horizontal component of the truck’s velocity? Answer in units of m/s

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A cable that can withstand 2,250 pounds is used to pull cargo up an inclined ramp. If the inclination of the ramp is 21.5°, what is the heaviest piece of cargo that can be pulled up the ramp, ignoring friction? A. 825 pounds B. 2,090 pounds C. 6,140 pounds D. 2,420 pounds

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A rental company purchases a truck for $14,500. The truck requires an average cost of $6.75 per day in maintenance. (a) Find a linear function that expresses the total cost C of owning the truck after t days. C(t) = 1 (b) The truck rents for $55.00 a day. Find a linear ...

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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? ...