# Airplane flight recorders must be able to survive catastrophic crashes. Therefore, they are typically encased in crash-resistant steel or titanium boxes that are subjected to rigorous testing. One of the tests is an impact shock test, in which the box

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### physics

Airplane flight recorders must be able to survive catastrophic crashes. Therefore, they are typically encased in crash-resistant steel or titanium boxes that are subjected to rigorous testing. One of the tests is an impact shock test, in which the box must survive being thrown...

### Physics

Airplane flight recorders must be able to survive catastrophic crashes. Therefore, they are typically encased in crash-resistant steel or titanium boxes that are subjected to rigorous testing. One of the tests is an impact shock test, in which the box must survive being thrown...

### physics

Airplane flight recorders must be able to survive catastrophic crashes. Therefore, they are typically encased in crash-resistant steel or titanium boxes that are subjected to rigorous testing. One of the tests is an impact shock test, in which the box must survive being thrown...

### 8th grade science

Please show me how to solve this problem. A person wearing a shoulder harness can survive a car crash if the acceleration is less that -300 m/s2. How far must the front end collapse if it crashes while going 101 km/hr? Thanks.

### Stats

Fortunately, plane crashes are rare events. Suppose that commercial crashes occur on an average (mean) of 1.1 per year (Hint: Poisson). a. What is the probability that this year will be crash free? b. If there is a crash, what is the probability that there will be more than two?

### math

The probability that an airplane engine will fail in a transcontinental flight is 0.004. Assuming that engine failures are independent of each other, what is the probability that on a certain transcontinental flight, a four-engine plane will experience: (c) More than two ...

### statistics

According to the National Transportation Safety Board, 10% of all major automobile crashes result in serious injury to at least one person involved in the crash. The Georgia Department of Transportation reports that there are approximately 20 major automobile crashes per month...

### statistics

According to the National Transportation Safety Board, 10% of all major automobile crashes result in serious injury to at least one person involved in the crash. The Georgia Department of Transportation reports that there are approximately 20 major automobile crashes per month...

### physics

When an airplane is in level flight, its weight is balanced by a verticallift, which is a force exerted by the air. How large is the lift on an airplane in such flight if the mass ofthe airplane is 1.20 x 10 cubed kg.?

### ENGLISH HELP!!!

A feature article about a plane crash would be more likely than a hard news article to include ? A)the date, time, and location of the crash. B)a profile of one of the survivors of the crash. C)statistics about other crashes involving the same airline. D)comments from top ...

### statistics

If a teacher wants to test her belief that more than 5 students in college classes typically receive A as a grade, she'll perform? a. two tailed testing of a mean b. two tail testing of a proportion c. one tail testing of a proportion d. one tail testing of a mean I choose b.....

### health

Which of the following is true about HIV testing? A. Testing isn't normally necessary as HIV symptoms manifest early and are distinctive. B. A positive HIV test result doesn't require follow-up tests, due to the high accuracy of the testing. C. Some HIV tests can provide ...

### allied health

Which of the following is true about HIV testing? a. testing isn't normally necessary as HIV symptoms manifest early and are distinctive. b. A positive HIV test result doesn't require follow-up tests, due to the high accuracy of the testing. c. Some HIV tests can provide ...

### physics

the human body can survive a negative acceleration trauma incident if the magnitude of the acceleration is 250m/sq. s. If you are in an automobile accident with an initial velocity of 29.17 m/s and are stopped by an airbag that inflates from the dashboard, over what distance ...

### physics

The human body can survive a negative acceleration trauma incident (sudden stop) if the magnitude of the acceleration is less than (m/s2) If you are in an automobile accident with an initial speed of 101(km/h) and are stopped by an airbag that inflates from the dashboard, over...

### Math

At an airport, a flight controller is in a tower 45m above the ground. She observes an airplane flying at a constant altitude at an angle of elevation of 14 degrees from her line of sight. Seven seconds later, the airplane flies directly overhead. If the airplane has a ...

### physics

A police offer may warn that “speed kills.” In video games, high-speed crashes are common. Suppose a particular scene in a game required the following elements: • a high performance motorcycle must crash into a barrier and be stopped • a small scooter must crash into ...

### chemistry

Titanium is used in airplane bodies because it is strong and light. It has a density of 4.55 g/cm^3. If a cylinder of titanium is 7.75 cm long and has a mass of 153.2 g, calculate the diameter of the cylinder. (V=pi*r^2*h, where V is the volume of the cylinder, r is the radius...

### Physics

A hanging wire made out of titanium with diameter 0.080 cm is initially 2.3 m long. When a 78 kg mass is hung from it, the wire stretches an amount 2.89 cm. A mole of titanium has a mass of 47.9 grams, and its density is 4.51 g/cm3. Based on these experimental measurements, ...

### Chemistry

An undesirable consequence of welding steel by acetylene torch is the rise in hydrogen concentration in the metal. That hydrogen contamination embrittles the steel. The metal is typically subjected to a vacuum heat treatment to restore ductility. A steel part is placed in a ...

### statistics

Use the following scenario to answer the next 5 questions. Millions of Americans are subjected to drug testing in the workplace. The tests are not always reliable. A false positive rate of 5% is considered to be a conservative estimate. Suppose that there are 20 employees in ...

### chemistry

An undesirable consequence of welding steel by acetylene torch is the rise in hydrogen concentration in the metal. That hydrogen contamination embrittles the steel. The metal is typically subjected to a vacuum heat treatment to restore ductility. A steel part is placed in a ...

### Physics

Automobile Airbags. The human body can survive an acceleration trauma incident (sudden stop) if the magnitude of the acceleration is less than 250 m/s2. If you are in an automobile accident with an initial speed of 60 km/h (37 mi/h) and you are stopped by an airbag that ...

### physics

you and a flight attendant toss a ball back and forth in an airplane in flight. Does the kinetic energy of the ball depend on the speed of the airplane? Defend you answer.

### physics

you and a flight attendant toss a ball back and forth in an airplane in flight. Does the kinetic energy of the ball depend on the speed of the airplane? Defend you answer.

### physics

The human body can survive an acceleration trauma incident (sudden stop) if the magnitude of the acceleration is less than 250 m/s2. If you are in an automobile accident with an initial speed of 136 km/h (85 mi/h) and you are stopped by an airbag that inflates from the ...

### science

4. Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) is a bacterium that contains a gene that results in the production of a natural pesticide that kills insects. Genetic engineers have successfully inserted this Bt gene into the DNA of some corn varieties, allowing the corn to produce its own ...

### genetic information

I am doing a small (paragraph) section on the requirements of genetic information and I probably will put some of this in. It can be over anything. Is the below all correct? It must be an information carrier. It must be resistant to change. It must be able to run a cell. It ...

### Physics

A model airplane with a mass of 0.748 kg is tethered by a wire so that it flies in a circle 30.2 m in radius. The airplane engine provides a net thrust of 0.806 N perpendicular to the tethering wire. (a) Find the torque the net thrust produces about the center of the circle. N...

### STATISTICS

Suppose that airplane engines operate independently in flight and fail with probability 1/5. Assuming that a plane makes a safe flight if at least one-half of its engines run, what is the probability that 4-engine plane has a successful flight?

### Biology

1. Which of the following is not a characteristic of life? A. maintains homeostasis *** B. composed of cells C. composed of atoms D. carries out metabolism 2. Which of the following must be true to consider something to be alive? A. It must be able to replicate its DNA. B. It ...

### math i need help plz!

A store sells televisions for $360 and video cassette recorders for $270. at the beginning of the week its entire stock is worth $45,990. During the week it sells three quarters of the televisions and one third of the video cassette recorders for a total of $27,630. How many ...

### physc

the disadvantages of group intelligence tests include thats: a. all test takers must wait until all registered individuals arrive. b. proctors are often insonsistent and allow some test takers a longer time to respond or to take testing breaks. c. some test takers talk to ...

### Calculus

A manufacturer can produce digital recorders at a cost of 60 dollars each. It is estimated that if the recorders are sold for P dollars a piece, consumers will buy q= 150-p recorders each month. What is the average rate of profit obtained as the level of production increases ...

### Physics hard...

Young's Modulus (Y) 20 X 1010 N/m2 Shear Modulus (S) 8.1 X 1010 N/m2 Bulk Modulus (B) 16 X 1010 N/m2 The table to the above represents various properties of steel. You have steel wire 4.9 meters in length that stretches 0.16 cm when subjected to a force of 400 N. What would ...

### History

How was the Iroquois league able to survive English and French colonization while the Aztec empire was not able to survive Spanish colonization

### maths

Determine the stress in a solid steel rod of diameter 30 mm when subjected to a tensile load of 91 KN (your answer must be in MPa to 2 decimal places).

### Psychology

disadvantage of group intelligence tests include that a. all test taker must wait until all registered individuals arrive b. proctors are often inconsistent and allow some test takers a longer time to respond or to take testing breaks c. some test taker talk to themselves and ...

### science

(a) An airplane flies at constant speed along a straight line at an angle of 30' with the horizontal. The weight of the airplane is 80000 N and its engine provides a thrust of 100000 N in the direction of flight. Determine the lift force perpendicular to the airplane's wings ...

### physics

An airplane of mass 1.6 x 10^4 kg is moving at 58 m/s. The pilot then revs up the engine so that the forward thrust by the air around the propeller becomes 7.0 x 10^4 N. If the force exerted by air resistance on the body of the airplane has a magnitude of 6.0 x 10^4 N, find ...

### English

1. He took a flight to his hometown. (What does 'flight' mean here? Does 'flight' mean 'airplane'?) 2. Your childish games don't amuse me one bit. (What other expressions can we use instead of 'one bit'?) 3. Jane can dance with skill. 4. Jane can dance skillfully. (Are both ...

### physics

1. If a steel rope and a nylon rope of equal lengths are to stretch by equal amounts when subjected to equal tensions, what must be the ratio of their distances? 2.A simple hand operated hydraulic press can generate a pressure of 6.0 X 10^9 N/m^2 . If the system is used to ...

### Psychology 101

which of the following is TRUE? (Points : 1) IQ does not change. IQ tests favor minority groups. IQ tests typically measure creativity. IQ predicts success in school.

### Physics

An airplane of mass 1.3 104 kg is moving at 64 m/s. The pilot then revs up the engine so that the forward thrust by the air around the propeller becomes 7.2 104 N. If the force exerted by air resistance on the body of the airplane has a magnitude of 4.0 104 N, find the speed ...

### HATCHET

how does brian survive the crash? be descriptive.

### Algebra 2. Please Help Someone!!

an airplane's altitude is 100 feet as it descents for a landing on a runway whose touchdown is 5000 ft away. Let the x-axis represent the ground and the y-axis represent the airplane's altitude. What is the slope of the airplane's descent? What is the y-intercept of the ...

### physics

An airplane of mass 1.5x10^4kg is moving at 60m/s. The pilot then revs up the engine so that the forward thrust of the propeller becomes 7.5x10^4 N, find the speed of airplane after it has traveled 500m. Assume that the airplane is in level flight through this motion.

### mechanics of materials

A mild steel bar of width 10mm is subjected to a tensile stress of 3,0x105 Pa. Given that Young’s modulus for mild steel is 200 GPa and Poisson’s ration for mild steel is 0.31, calculate the change in width of the bar. Is the width increased or reduced?

### Physics

In an aviation test lab, pilots are subjected to vertical oscillations on a shaking rig to see how well they can recognize objects in times of severe airplane vibration. The frequency can be varied from 0.0240 to 39.1 Hz and the amplitude can be set as high as 1.87 m for low ...

### Physics

In an aviation test lab, pilots are subjected to vertical oscillations on a shaking rig to see how well they can recognize objects in times of severe airplane vibration. The frequency can be varied from 0.0240 to 39.1 Hz and the amplitude can be set as high as 1.87 m for low ...

### Physics

Large boxes of pumpkins are set on a ramp to be unloaded out of a truck. The 300.0 lb boxes are set on the ramp which has an incline of 35 degrees. They must then be pushed to get started down the plane towards the bottom. If the coefficient of the static friction between the ...

### physics

A jet airplane is in level flight. The mass of the airplane is m = 8870 kg. The plane travels at a constant speed around a circular path of radius R = 9.55 miles and makes one revolution every T = 0.126 hours. What is the magnitude of the lift force acting on the plane?

### College Physics

Large boxes of pumpkins are set on a ramp to be unloaded out of a truck. The 300.0 lb boxes are set on the ramp which has an incline of 35 degrees. They must then be pushed to get started down the plane towards the bottom. If the coefficient of the static friction between the ...

### math

an airplane is flying at 350 km/h. after one hour, she notices that owing to strong winds, she is 48 km west of her intended flight path. at what angle to her intended flight path has she been flying

### Social Studies

1.How does scarcity affect producers? ●Limited costs prevent producers from hiking prices. ●Limited demand prevents producers from offering low prices. ●Limited time prevents producers from finding the best employees. ●Limited resources prevent producers from making ...

### Economics

How does scarcity affect producers? A.) Limited costs prevent producers from hiking prices. * B.) Limited demand prevents producers from offering low prices. C.) Limited time prevents producers from finding the best employees. D.) Limited resources prevent producers from ...

### History

9.)Though life in the late 1700's was completely different for most white women & slaves, what one thing did they typically have in common? A.)Not being able to travel B.)Not being able to read & write C.)Not Being Allowed free time to relax D.)Not being able to care for ...

### math

I need help please help me. There's a chart that has to have 16boxes. It has to be 4 by 4. Lable boxes that are vertical top to bottom 1,2,3,4 and boxes that are horizontal left to right A,B,C,D. Box 1A has to be 28,Box 1C has to be 34, box 2C has to be 24, and box 2D has to ...

### Physics

A woman in a car on a level road sees an airplane traveling in the same direction that is climbing at an angle of 30 degrees above the horizontal. By driving 110 km/h she is able to stay directly below the airplane. What is the airplane's velocity?

### Economics

Economics basics Practice 1. How does scarcity affect producers? A- Limited costs prevent producers from hiking prices. B- Limited demand prevents producers from offering low prices. C- Limited time prevents producers from finding the best employees. D- Limited resources ...

### Guru Blue

Never got the site. Must have been after the crash. On that note, the crash has trashed my comp and so I am on borrowed time each day thanks to a mate and his laptop. regards :}

### Physics

During a head on car crash, the car is designed to slow down as its front end crumples. If a person can survive an acceleration of -33 m/s how far must the front end crumple if the car was initially traveling at 28 m/s?

### Airplane & Radar

(Airplane & Radar) An airplane is flying (horizontally) at the height of 6 km on a flight path that will take it directly over a radar tracking station (on ground). If the distance D between the plane and the radar is decreasing at a rate of 300 km/hr, find the speed of the ...

### physics

an airplane is flying at 300 m/s(672 mi/h).How much time must elapse before a clock in the airplane and one on the ground differ by 1.00 s?

### physics

an airplane is flying at 300 m/s(672 mi/h).How much time must elapse before a clock in the airplane and one on the ground differ by 1.00 s?

### Chemistry grd 12

for the below questions the food samples were onion juice, cornflakes, egg, milk, salad dressing and instant oatmeal. 1) Why are you required to wear safety eye wear and protective clothing while conducting an investigation of testing food samples for proteins,starch,sugar and...

### Chem. Percent Yield

Titanium, a strong, lightweight metal used in many applications, is prepared by the reaction of titanium(IV) chloride with molten magnesium metal. 3.45 x 10^7g of titanium(IV) chloride is reacted with 1.13 x 10^7g of magnesium, 7.91 x 10^6g of titanium metal are obtained. What...

### Physics

In an aviation test lab, pilots are subjected to vertical oscillations on a shaking rig to see how well they can recognize objects in times of severe airplane vibration. The frequency can be varied from 0.0190 to 38.3 Hz and the amplitude can be set as high as 2.08 m for low ...

### 7th grade science

Q: a species of rodent lives in a moist forest. over time, the climate changes and becomes drier and more desert-like. which of these adaptations is most likely to improve the chances that the species will survive as its environment changes? Answer choices: ---------------- A...

### physics

One mole of titanium (6 1023 atoms) has a mass of 48 grams, and its density is 4.54 grams per cubic centimeter, so the center-to-center distance between atoms is 2.60 10-10 m. You have a long thin bar of titanium, 2.4 m long, with a square cross section, 0.11 cm on a side. You...

### Physics

Can anyone help with which formula I should use to solve this: During a head on car crash, the car is designed to slow down as its front end crumples. If a person can survive an acceleration of -33 m/s how far must the front end crumple if the car was initially traveling at 28...

### Chemistry

What must we know a given ionic salt to be able to predict whether is is a good or poor conductor, w/o testing its conductivity?

### Employment Law

Prepare a 1,750-to 2,050-word document in which you create a representation of actual sections of an employee handbook What legal considerations must be made as you design your employee testing policies, particularly as you consider the different specific testing that might be...

### math

The rise of digital music and the improvement to the DVD format are part of the reasons why the average selling price of standalone DVD recorders will drop in the coming years. The function below gives the projected average selling price (in dollars) of standalone DVD ...

### math

A farm sells boxes of oranges for $8 and boxes of grapefruits for $12. The farm wants to ear at least 4,000. If he sells 210 boxes of oranges and 150 boxes of grapefruit will he earn at least $4,000? If not how many more boxes of oranges must he sell to make up the difference...

### College Chemistry

What must we know a given ionic salt to be able to predict whether is is a good or poor conductor, w/o testing its conductivity?

### Bio

The high temperatures in the desert environment can kill Beetles Large Beedles cannot burrow into the sand to escape the heat. Therefore, fewer of the large Beetles will survive. The Beetles are affected by a deadly disease that spreads rapidly through the desert. Green ...

### Math

An airline know that,on average the probability that a passenger will not show up for a flight is 6%.If an airplane is fully booked and holds 300 passengers,how many seats are expected to be empty?If the airline overbooked the flight by 10 passengers,about how many passengers ...

### math

An airline knows that, on average, the probability that a passenger will not show up for a flight is 6%. If an airplane is fully booked and holds 300 passengers, how many seats are expected to be empty? If the airline overbooked the flight by 10 passengers, about how many ...

### Algebra

If a worker wants to pack 200 newly harvested mangoes at average size of 3"x2" in delivery boxes .To optimize the cost and profit in packaging , the mangoes must be properly packed in boxes of similar sizes. To systemize counting , there must also be equal ...

### MAth

If a worker wants to pack 200 newly harvested mangoes at average size of 3"x2" in delivery boxes .To optimize the cost and profit in packaging , the mangoes must be properly packed in boxes of similar sizes. To systemize counting , there must also be equal ...

### Physics

two cars, one with mass m1=1000kg and the other with mass m2= 4000kg crash in an intersection. Before the crash, car m1 was headed east with a speed of v1i= 25 m/s and the car m2 was headed north with a speed of v2i= 10m/s. After the crash, the cars stick together. what is the...

### physics

Consider a level flight turn of a propeller-driven airplane in which the airplane makes a complete circular turn in 1.6 min. If the plane's speed is 200 m/s, what is the radius of the circle?

### Pre-calculus

An airplane has an airspeed of 150 km/hr. It is to make a flight in a direction of 70 degrees while there is a 25 km/hr wind from 340 degrees. What will the airplane's actual heading be? Please Explain this Problem to me!!!!

### Math

Step 1 = 3 boxes Step 2 = 6 boxes Step 3 = 11 boxes Step 4 = 18 boxes How many boxes at step 50? Which one? 100, 102, 2500, 2502 How would I solve this?

### Energy and momentum Physics

two cars, one with mass m1=1000kg and the other with mass m2= 4000kg crash in an intersection. Before the crash, car m1 was headed east with a speed of v1i= 25 m/s and the car m2 was headed north with a speed of v2i= 10m/s. After the crash, the cars stick together. what is the...

### science

Titanium (Ti) can be produced by the reaction of metallic sodium (Na) with titanium tetrachloride vapor (TiCl4). The byproduct of this reaction is sodium chloride (NaCl). Calculate the amount of titanium produced (in kg) when a reactor is charged with 61.0 kg of TiCl4 and 14.0...

### chemistry

Titanium (Ti) can be produced by the reaction of metallic sodium (Na) with titanium tetrachloride vapor (TiCl4). The byproduct of this reaction is sodium chloride (NaCl). Calculate the amount of titanium produced (in kg) when a reactor is charged with 61.0 kg of TiCl4 and 9.0 ...

### Chemistry

Titanium (Ti) can be produced by the reaction of metallic sodium (Na) with titanium tetrachloride vapor (TiCl4). The byproduct of this reaction is sodium chloride (NaCl). Calculate the amount of titanium produced (in kg) when a reactor is charged with 95.0 kg of TiCl4 and 10.0...

### Chemistry :(

Titanium (Ti) can be produced by the reaction of metallic sodium (Na) with titanium tetrachloride vapor (TiCl4). The byproduct of this reaction is sodium chloride (NaCl). Calculate the amount of titanium produced (in kg) when a reactor is charged with 94.0 kg of TiCl4 and 21.0...

### Science

Titanium (Ti) can be produced by the reaction of metallic sodium (Na) with titanium tetrachloride vapor (TiCl4). The byproduct of this reaction is sodium chloride (NaCl). Calculate the amount of titanium produced (in kg) when a reactor is charged with 87.0 kg of TiCl4 and 20.0...

### chemistry

Titanium (Ti) can be produced by the reaction of metallic sodium (Na) with titanium tetrachloride vapor (TiCl4). The byproduct of this reaction is sodium chloride (NaCl). Calculate the amount of titanium produced (in kg) when a reactor is charged with 87.0 kg of TiCl4 and 20.0...

### Chemistry

Titanium (Ti) can be produced by the reaction of metallic sodium (Na) with titanium tetrachloride vapor (TiCl4). The byproduct of this reaction is sodium chloride (NaCl). Calculate the amount of titanium produced (in kg) when a reactor is charged with 95.0 kg of TiCl4 and 10.0...

### physics

A stairwell is supported by two circular steel rods at one end. The other end supported above. The two steel rods are subjected to a total load of 12,800lbs. The rods are 24 ft long and E=30*10^6 psi. Select the rod based on the following specs. The rod deformation should not ...

### math

How do I write this problem? to receive a grade B- in a math course, you must have a mean of 83 on five tests (4 tests + one final) all 100 pts maximum each. Your scores thus far are 85,79,82,and 81. How many points must you have on the final, to earn the B-? write down your ...

### Biology

I feel stupid, but seriously, I used to be better at Science than Math. Now it's the other way around. Bacterial DNA is (a) a closed loop (b) encased in a capsule (c) linear (d) found in the nucleus. The glycocalyx helps bacteria (a) survive unfavorable environmental ...

### math

three boxes are in a room. You know that one contains apples, one centains oranges, and one contains a mixture of apples and oranges, but you don't know the contents of the specific boxes. The boxes are labeled "apples","oranges", and "apples and oranges", but each box has the...

### algebra

A shipping clerk wishes to determine the weights of each of the 4 boxes. Each box weighs a different integer amount less than 70 kg. Unfortunately, the only scales available measure weights in excess of 70 kg. The clerk therefore decides to weigh the boxes in pairs so that ...

### math

if there are 7 boxes of items and the least amount of items in any one of the boxes is 2 and the greatest amount in any one of the boxes is 4. What are all the possible total amounts of items in the 7 boxes combined?