# Jane, looking for Tarzan, is running at top speed (4.7 m/s) and grabs a vine hanging vertically from a tall tree in the jungle. How high can she swing upward?

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a ball is thrown vertically upward from the top of a building 96 feet tall with an initial velocity 80 m/ sec .the distance s of the ball from the ground after t seconds is s= 96+80t-4.9 t^2.after how many seconds does the ball strike the ground

### Trigonometry

A crow is on the ground 80 feet from the base of a 45 foot tall tree. It then flies straight throught the air to the top of the tree. What is the angle of the crow's flight path relative to the ground ?

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Stanely is 6ft tall. He wants to stand in the shade of a tree that is 35ft tall. If the tree casts a 10ft shadow, what is the farthest Stanely can stand from the tree and be completely in its shadow? Round your answer to nearest tenth of a roof?

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A 20 g rifle bullet traveling 225 m/s buries itself in a 3.6 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.8 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.

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A 25 rifle bullet traveling 280 buries itself in a 3.8 pendulum hanging on a 3.0 long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.

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A 24 rifle bullet traveling 230 buries itself in a 3.9 pendulum hanging on a 3.0 long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.

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A 12 g rifle bullet traveling 220 m/s buries itself in a 3.3 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.6 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the horizontal component of the pendulum's maximum displacement.

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A 58.0 kg soccer player jumps vertically upwards and heads the 0.45 kg ball as it is descending vertically with(b) If the ball is in contact with the players head for 19 ms, what is the average acceleration of the ball? a speed of 26.0 m/s. If the player was moving upward with...

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A 58.0 kg soccer player jumps vertically upwards and heads the 0.45 kg ball as it is descending vertically with(b) If the ball is in contact with the players head for 19 ms, what is the average acceleration of the ball? a speed of 26.0 m/s. If the player was moving upward with...

### intro to physics

a toy rocket moving vertically upward passes by a 2.2m- high window whose sill is 7.0m above the ground. the rocket takes 0.17s to travel the 2.2m height of the wondow part a): what was the launch speed of the rocket ? assume the propellant is burned very quickly at blastoff ...

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Assume acceleration due to gravity=10 m/s. A ball is thrown vertically upward from top of a building with speed of 20 m/s. On the way back ball misses the building and lands on the ground. Total time the ball is in air is 6 seconds. Determine the height of the building with ...

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A freshman smart alek lips off onces too often! The assistant principle loses her cool and grabs the 38.0kg punk by the hair- swinging him in a vertical circle of radius 1.20m! if the freshman is moving at 6.30m/s at the bottom of the swing, calculate: A) the tensions in the ...

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Can you show or explain how to do this? Julio uses a scale of 1/8 inch= 1 foot when he paints landscapes. In one painting, a giant sequoia tree is 34.375 inches tall. How tall is the real tree?

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While taking a rest on a tree branch, a daring cowboy sees a wild horse running towards the tree he was on. he wants to land on the horses back when it passes under the tree. if the horse is running at a constant velocity of about 2 m/s and the vertical distance between the ...

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A tree is 18 feet tall and casts a shadow that is 22 feet long. How fat is it from the end of the shadow to the top of the tree

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Starla is 5feet 9inches tall. To find the height of a tree,she measured her shadow and the tree's shadow. Her shadow was 8feet long when the trees shadow was 30 feet long. To the nearest foot,how tall is the tree?

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A 55-kg soccer player jumps vertically upwards and heads the 0.45-kg ball as it is descending vertically with a speed of 30 m/s. (a) If the player was moving upward with a speed of 4.0 m/s just before impact, what will be the speed of the ball immediately after the collision ...

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Maria throws an apple vertically upward from a height of 1.2 m with an initial velocity of +2.7 m/s. Will the apple reach a friend in a tree house 4.8 m above the ground? the tree house 2. No, the apple will reach 1.40733 m below the tree house 3. No, the apple will reach 3....

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Assume acceleration due to gravity=10 m/s. A ball is thrown vertically upward from top of a building with speed of 20 m/s. On the way back ball misses the building and lands on the ground. Total time the ball is in air is 6 seconds. Determine the height of the building with ...

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A bullet is fired vertically upward with an initial velocity of 98m/s from the top of a building 100m high, find a) the maximum height reached above the ground b) the total time before reaching the ground. C) the velocity on landing.

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A 0.028 kg rifle bullet traveling 210 m/s buries itself in a 3.1 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.5 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. 1. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.

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A 9.94-m ladder with a mass of 21.6 kg lies flat on the ground. A painter grabs the top end of the ladder and pulls straight upward with a force of 226 N. At the instant the top of the ladder leaves the ground, the ladder experiences an angular acceleration of 1.71 rad/s2 ...

### Algebra

Terence wants to estimate the height of a tree. He places a mirror on level ground, as shown in the picture below, and stands so that he can see the top of the tree in the mirror. Since light bounces off the mirror at the same angle at which it strikes the mirror, angle 1 ...

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A freshman smart alek lips off onces too often! The assistant principle loses her cool and grabs the 38.0kg punk by the hair- swinging him in a vertical circle of radius 1.20m! if the freshman is moving at 6.30m/s at the bottom of the swing, calculate: A) the tensions in the ...

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At the lowest point in its swing, a 2.5 kilogram pendulum bob has 40 Joules of kinetic energy. How high will its swing when it reaches the highest point in its swing?

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A 78 kg trampoline artist jumps vertically upward from the top of a platform with a speed of 4.4m/s. v=7.7m/s If the trampoline behaves like a spring of spring constant 5.6×104 N/m , how far does he depress it?

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A 61 kg soccer player jumps vertically upwards and heads the 0.45 kg ball as it is descending vertically with a speed of 29 m/s. If the player was moving upward with a speed of 4.0 m/s just before impact, what will be the speed of the ball immediately after the collision if ...

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 10° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 11 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.8 s, how tall is the building?

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 25° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 17 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.5 s, how tall is the building?

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 40° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 12 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.5 s, how tall is the building?

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 15° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 16 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.8 s, how tall is the building?

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 35° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 12 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 3.5 s, how tall is the building?

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 40° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 16 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 3.4 s, how tall is the building?

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 25° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 16 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 3.1 s, how tall is the building?

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 25° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 17 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 3.3 s, how tall is the building? m

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 35° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 15 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.7 s, how tall is the building? in (m)

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 35° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 15 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.7 s, how tall is the building?

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A toy rocket moving vertically upward passes by a 2.2m -high window whose sill is 7.0m above the ground. The rocket takes 0.17s to travel the 2.2m height of the window part a) what was the launch speed of the rocker ? assume the propellant is burned very quickly at blastoff ...

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Maria throws an apple vertically upward from a height of 1.3 m with an initial velocity of +2.6 m/s. Will the apple reach a friend in a tree house 2.4 m above the ground? The acceleration 1. No, the apple will reach 1.37063 m below the tree house 2. Yes, the apple will reach 1...

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 30° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 11 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 3.2 s, how tall is the building? ___m

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 35° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 15 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.7 s, how tall is the building? in (m)

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A 111 gram tennis ball strikes the court ground vertically with a speed of 3.6 m/s. If the ball bounces back with a speed of 2.2 m/s vertically upward, find the magnitude of the change in the tennis ball’s momentum, in kg m/s.

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A man 1.7m tall observe a bird on top of a tree at angle of elevation of 40degree. If the bird distance between the man's head and the bird is 25m, what is the height of the tree?

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The Statue of Liberty is about 151 feet tall. If the angle of elevation from a tree in Liberty State Park to the statue's top is 1.5 degrees, how far is the tree from the statue?

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A stuntman sitting on a tree limb wishes to drop vertically onto a horse galloping under the tree. The constant speed of the horse is 15.0 m/s, and the man is initially 2.45 m above the level of the saddle.

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A bird perched on a swing the sits 8 cm below a bar has a mass of 52 g, and the base of the swing has a mass of 153 g. The swing and bird are originally at rest, and then the bird takes of horizontally at 2 m/s. How high will the base of the swing rise above its original level...

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 35° to the horizontal and with an initial speed of 15 m/s. If the brick is in flight for 2.7 s, how tall is the building? (in m) could someone help me please!!!

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Workers who wash windows or paint the outside of buildings use an interesting contraption known as a painter's lift. This consists of a harness that the worker wears suspended by a rope. The rope runs through a pulley mounted on the roof of the building and back down to hang ...

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Workers who wash windows or paint the outside of buildings use an interesting contraption known as a painter's lift. This consists of a harness that the worker wears suspended by a rope. The rope runs through a pulley mounted on the roof of the building and back down to hang ...

### Trigonometry

A TREE STANDS ON HORIZONTAL GROUND. THE ANGLE OF ELEVATION OF THE TOP OF THE TREE FROM A POINT 50 m AWAY FROM THE BASE OF THE TREE IS 11.3°. CALCULATE THE HEIGHT OF THE TREE.

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A boy 14.0m above the ground in a tree throws a ball for his dog, who is standing right below the tree and starts running the instant the ball is thrown. If the boy throws the ball upward at 50.0∘ above the horizontal, at 8.00m/s .

### HS physics

A 20g rifle bullet traveling 200m/s buries itself in a 3.3kg pendulum hanging on a 3.0m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's maximum displacement.

### math

a 3ft tall boy casts a 4ft shawdow at the same time a tree casts a 72 foot shawdow using the pythagorean therem find the distance from the top of the tree to the tip of the shawdow

### trigonometry

From the top of the waterfalls, the angles of depression of the foot and the top of the tree are 39° and 24° , respectively. If the tree is 3 m from the foot of the waterfalls, how high is the waterfalls??

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A ball (m = 250g) on the end of string swings in 1.2 m radius that tolerates 20 N. At what speed does the string breaks if a) the rings swings horizontally ? b) the rings swing vertically? I think I got a) right: T=mv2/r ---> v=(sqr)Tr/m v=(sqr) 20x1.2/0.25= 9.8 m/s Given ...

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If tree is broken 18 feet from its base. The top lands 24 feet from the base. How tall is the tree?

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John is driving at a constant speed of 20.0 m/s when he passes Jane, who is traveling in the same direction at 15.0 m/s at the moment that John passes her. If Jane is accelerating at 2.0 m/s2, how far will Jane drive before she catches up to John? How much time passes from ...

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A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...

### Physics

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...

### Physics

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...

### Physics

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...

### Physics

A man who is 6 ft tall is standing in front of a plane mirror that is 2 ft in length. If the mirror is placed lengthwise with its bottom edge 4 ft above the floor on a wall that is 5 ft away, how much of his image (i.e. what length of himself) can the man see? (Assume that his...

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The bird perched on the swing has a mass of 48.0 g, and the base of the swing has a mass of 159 g. The swing and bird are originally at rest, and then the bird takes off horizontally at 1.20 m/s. How high will the base of the swing rise above its original level? Disregard ...

### trigonometry

a 60 meter high building is erected vertically on a hillside. An electric post stands vertically on the hill. An observer at the top the building, find the angle of depressions of the top and the bottom of the electric post to be 30 degrees and 42 degrees respectively. if the ...

### Math/Physics

John is driving at a constant speed of 20.0 m/s when he passes Jane, who is traveling in the same direction at 15.0 m/s at the moment that John passes her. If Jane is accelerating at 2.0 m/s2, how far will Jane drive before she catches up to John? How much time passes from ...

### math

a christmas tree is 34 feet tall. it casts a shadow 24 feet long. toms christmas tree is standing beside the tree at rockefeller center and is 5 feet 8 inches tall. how long of a shadow would toms tree cast?

### Physics

A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 27.6 above the horizontal and with an initial speed of 13.9 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s. If the brick is in ﬂight for 3 s, how tall is the building?

### math

From the foot of a building I have to look upwards at an angle of 22 degrees to sight the top of a tree. From the top of the building, 150m above ground level, I have to look down at an angle of 50 degrees below the horizontal to sigh the tree top. a.) How hight is the tree? b...

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A ball is thrown upward off the top of a 30-meter high building. 10 meters below the top of the roof, is the top of a window, which is 2 meters high. How long (time) does it take for the ball to pass from top to bottom of the window? What I have so far is: -10 = v(initial) t...

### honors geometry

You and a group of friends are participating in a ropes course. One of the obstacles involves doing a Tarzan Swing into a lake. A rope swing is at the edge of the lake. It is attached to a platform arm that overhangs the lake as shown in the diagram below. The point at which ...

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a parent pushes a kid on a swing, A) If the child on the swing rises 2m above the lowest point during each cycle, what is her speed at the lowest point of the swing? B)If the beginning of a cycle (2m above the lowest point) the child is given a push so that her starting speed ...

### trigonometry

A man 1.8 metre tall observes the angle of elevation of a tree to be 20 degrees, if he is standing 16 metres from the tree. Find the height of the tree.

### inter Algebra

Pick a car and find its top speed. Assuming that your chosen car reaches its top speed at the top of a ramp, leaving the ramp vertically 20 feet about the ground: 1.) When will the car land back on the ground? 2.) When would the car be traveling the fastest? 3.) When would the...

### Geometry

A student wants to determine the height of a tree. She knows that her six foot tall Teacher cast a 10 foot long shadow at the same time that the tree has a 45 foot long shadow. How tall is the tree?

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A large boulder is ejected vertically upward from a volcano with an initial speed of 39.0m/s . Air resistance may be ignored. (a) At what time after being ejected is the boulder moving at a speed 19.0m/s upward? (b) At what time is it moving at a speed 19.0m/s downward?

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A 8.49-m ladder with a mass of 24.2 kg lies flat on the ground. A painter grabs the top end of the ladder and pulls straight upward with a force of 247 N. At the instant the top of the ladder leaves the ground, the ladder experiences an angular acceleration of 1.75 rad/s2 ...

### Physics

A 9.67-m ladder with a mass of 25.0 kg lies flat on the ground. A painter grabs the top end of the ladder and pulls straight upward with a force of 242 N. At the instant the top of the ladder leaves the ground, the ladder experiences an angular acceleration of 1.94 rad/s2 ...

### Physics

A 8.78 -m ladder with a mass of 23.8 kg lies flat on the ground. A painter grabs the top end of the ladder and pulls straight upward with a force of 236 N. At the instant the top of the ladder leaves the ground, the ladder experiences an angular acceleration of 1.90 rad/s2 ...

### Science

A body is projected vertically upward with a speed of 40 m/s. Find the distance travelled by the body in the last sec of the upward journey taking g = 9.8m/s

### geometry

a tree grew at a 3 degree slant from the vertical. at a point 60 feet from the tree, the angle of elevation to the top of the tree is 14 degrees. find the height of the tree to the nearest tenth of a foot.

### physics

A rock is shot up vertically upward from the edge of the top of the building. The rock reaches its maximum height 2 s after being shot. Them, after barely missing the edge of the building as it falls downward, the rock strikes the ground 8 s after it was launched. Find (a) ...

### Physics

I wasn't asking anyone to do it for me. I need help starting it. I've been waiting all weekend. Posted it a few times: A 61 kg soccer player jumps vertically upwards and heads the 0.45 kg ball as it is descending vertically with a speed of 29 m/s. If the player was moving ...

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A brick is thrown upward from the top of a building at an angle of 33.5◦ above the hori- zontal and with an initial speed of 12.8 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . If the brick is in ﬂight for 3.4 s, how tall is the building?

### Physics (College)

One simple model for a person running the 100 m dash is to assume the sprinter runs with constant acceleration until reaching top speed, then maintains that speed through the finish line. If a sprinter reaches his top speed of 10.8 m/s in 2.54 s, what will be his total time?

### science

A simple model for a person running a 100m race is to assume the sprinter runs with constant acceleration until reaching top speed, and then maintains that speed through the finish line. If a sprinter reaches their top speed of 11.2ms-1 in 2.15s, what will be their total time?

### math

A woman 5ft 6in tall stands so that the tip of her shadow coincides with the tip of the shadow of a tall tree. The woman stands 18 ft from the tip of her shadow and 100 ft from the base of the tree. How tall is the tree?

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Ball A is dropped from the top of a building of height h at the same instant that ball B is thrown vertically upward from the ground. When the balls collide, they are moving in opposite directions, and the speed of A is A times that of B. At what height does the collision occur?

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A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 17.0m/s from the edge of the roof of a 22.0m tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected. 1. what is the speed of the rock just ...

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A MONKEY CLIMBED TO THE TOP OF A TREE. THE TREE IS 40 METERS HIGH AND THE MONKEY WEIGHS 6 KG. HOW MUCH POTENTIAL ENERGY DOES THE MONKEY HAVE?

### physics

Workers who wash windows or paint the outside of buildings use an interesting contraption known as a painter's lift. This consists of a harness that the worker wears suspended by a rope. The rope runs through a pulley mounted on the roof of the building and back down to hang ...

### physics

A rock is thrown vertically upward from the edge of a cliff. The rock reaches a maximum height of 20.6 m above the top of the cliff before falling to the base of the cliff, landing 6.44 s after it was thrown. How high is the cliff?

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A rock is thrown vertically upward from the edge of a cliff. The rock reaches a maximum height of 20.6 m above the top of the cliff before falling to the base of the cliff, landing 6.54 s after it was thrown. How high is the cliff?

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A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 13.0 m/s from the edge of the roof of a 20.0 m tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected. A.) What is the speed of the rock just ...

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A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 13.0 from the edge of the roof of a 31.0 tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected What is the speed of the rock just before it ...

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A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 17.0m/s from the edge of the roof of a 32.0m tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected. What is the speed of the rock just before...

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A small rock is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 14.0m/s from the edge of the roof of a 25.0m tall building. The rock doesn't hit the building on its way back down and lands in the street below. Air resistance can be neglected. What is the speed of the rock just before...

### Calculus

After Lee gives his little sister Kara a big push on a swing, her horizontal position as a function of time is given by the equation x(t)= 3cost(e^-0.05t), where x(t) is her horizontal displacement, in metres, from the lowest point of her swing, as a function of time, t, in ...

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a stone is drop from the top of a building and at thesame time a second stone is thrown vertically upward from the botom of the building at a speed of 20m/s, they passed each other 3s later. find the hight of the building.

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A 17 g rifle bullet traveling 220 m/s buries itself in a 3.9 kg pendulum hanging on a 3.0 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement. Horizantal ____ J Vertical _____ J