# Math/Physics

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### Physics-Please check calc

I did this problem last night with Damon's help and I think it's correct at the end of the is-could you please check it? Calculate amount of energy needed to completely vaporize a 50g piece of 20 degree C silver melting point 1064 C L(f) = 64KJ/Kg Boiling point 2856C L(v) = ...

### physics... PLEASE HELP

A typical laser used in introductory physics laboratories produces a continuous beam of light about 1.0 mm in diameter. The average power of such a laser is 0.75 mW. (i) What is the average intensity? (ii) What is the peak intensity? (iii) What is the average energy density of...

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A student gets his car stuck in a snow drift. Not at a loss, having studied physics, he attaches one end of a stout rope to the vehicle and the other end to the trunk of a nearby tree, allowing for a small amount of slack. The student then exerts a force vector F on the center...

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A hockey puck of mass m = 70 g is attached to a string that passes through a hole in the center of a table, as shown in the figure below. The hockey puck moves in a circle of radius r = 1.20 m. Tied to the other end of the string, and hanging vertically beneath the table, is a...

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For a physics lab involving watchnig a gldier move down an air track with uniform acceleration, and recording the results in a table then graphing the results,do I include that "Observations were held and results were recorded in a table. Two graphs, one position-time and one ...

### Physics Repost

Hey, ok so I am supposed to be helping my cousin this with this physics problem, and this is the only one that has ever stumped me! Neutral metal spheres A and B each of mass 0.2 kg hang from insulating wires that are 4.0 m long and are initially touching. An identical metal ...

### Physics-please check-this can't be right

I asked about a golf ball hit at a 35 degree angle and the hole was 175 m away. What was speed of ball. I got a response, and it follows with my response. I'm not doing something right, can you help, please.Physics - drwls, Saturday, October 9, 2010 at 10:20am You can come up ...

### Physics but could be just Math ?????

A creature moves at a speed of 5.00 furlongs per fortnight (not a very common unit of speed). Given that 1 furlong= 220 yards and 1 fortnight= 14 days determine the speed of the creature in m/s. ~ for this question: know: 5 furlongs/ fortnight 1fortnight= 14days (5furlongs/...

### Physics[CONCEPT- NO MATH]

F = G(m1 x m2)/(d)^2 If you double the mass of one object and double the distance between the center of the two objects what happens to the force? If you double the mass of each object and double the distance between them what happens to the force?

### PHYSICS!!!

A hypodermic syringe contains a medicine with the density of water (figure below). The barrel of the syringe has a cross-sectional area of 2.89 10-5 m2. In the absence of a force on the plunger, the pressure everywhere is 1.00 atm. A force of magnitude 2.13 N is exerted on the...

### physics - last question

Sam is sitting in her fishing boat watching a trout swim below the surface. She guesses the apparent depth of the trout at 2.0m. She estimates that her eyes are about 1.0 m above the water's surface, and that the angle at which she's observing the trout is 45 degrees. b) ...

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Resource allocation podunk institute of technology’s math deaprtment offers two cources: finite math and applied calculus.each section of finite math has 60 studnets, and each section of applied calculus has 50. The department is allowed to offer a total of up to 110 ...

### Math Physics

Two blocks of masses 40.0kg and 20.0kg are stacked on a table with the heavier block on top. The coefficient of static friction is 0.600 between the top and bottom blocks and 0.300 between the bottom block and the table. What is the required magnitude of a horizontal force ...

### Physics (math)

Fayce Slift found that it took her 132 steps to pace off 100.0 m. She was studying the flying trapeze. She noticed that when the ride was running that the chairs swung outward. She found that it took her 14.5 steps to go from the outside of the swing path on one side to the ...

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. An inquisitive physics student and mountain climber climbs a 50.0-m cliff that overhangs a calm pool of water. He throws two stones vertically downward, 1.00 s apart, and observes that they cause a single splash. The first stone has an initial speed of 2.00 m/s. (a) How long...

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A block of mass 20g sits at rest on a plate that is at the top of the fluid on one side of a u-tube as shown in figure P10.38. The u tube contains two different fluids with densities p1= 1000 kg/m^3 and p2= 600 kg/m^3 and has a cross sectional area of A= 5.0 x10^-4 m^2. If the...

### Physics

A 930 kg sports car collides into the rear end of a 2500 kg SUV stopped at a red light. The bumpers lock, the brakes are locked, and the two cars skid forward 2.6 m before stopping. The police officer, knowing that the coefficient of kinetic friction between tires and road is ...

### Physics

Two geekie physics students with a combined mass of 131 kg jump into their old car to run out for some late night pizza. The distance between the front and back axles of the car is 2.9 m. When they get in the car, the springs compress a total of 9.3 cm. On their way to the ...

### Math

Julia studied math for 3 1/2 hours during the 4 days before her last math test. What was the average amount of time she studied each day?

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i really have trouble with math and the algerba really gets me mixed up can u give me some tips for math so i can undrestand plese

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julia studied math for 3 1/3 hours during the 4 days before her last math test what was the average amount of time she studied each day

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ok i have 10th grade math next year and i don't even know half the stuff for this year and its summer brake and im worrying about math..what do i do

### Physics repost

A 2.00 resistor, and a 12.0 resistor are connected in parallel across a 20.0-V battery. What is the current flowing through the 2.00 resistor? A)1.67 A B)1.40 A C)11.6 A D)10.0 A This is all I understand. Can you explain step by step and show how to get the answer? To find ...

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The ammeter your physics instructor uses for in class demonstrations has a resistance R(g)= 60 ohms and requires a current of 1.0 mA for a full scale deflection. The same ammeter can be used to measure currents of much greater values by wiring a shunt resistor of relatively ...

### statistics

Leslie took two midterm exams and earned the following scores: 82 on the chemistry exam (class distribution: μ = 75, σ = 6.25) and 63 on the physics exam (class distribution: μ = 59, σ = 3.57). Rounding to two decimal points, on which exam should Leslie get...

### Physics

I calculated tan and sin (theta) for a physics lab experiment -- two-slit interference I had to use this equation y = L tan (theta), with y = 0.25 and L = 2 and tan (theta) came out to be 7.12 in degrees and 0.1243 in radians. I found sin (theta) by using the triangle for X^2...

### Math

Based on the data, of 40% Reading and 25% Math, Out of 240 students, how many would choose reading or math as their favorite subject?

### PHYSICS PLEASE HELP ASAP

When an object is placed 55.0cm from a certain converging lens, it forms a real image. When the object is moved to 45.0cm from the lens, the image moves 6.00 cm farther from the lens. Find the focal length of this lens? Please someone help me out I tried so many times i keep ...

### Physics/Math

For the vectors a = (3.9 m)i + (4.8 m)j, and b = (5.4 m)i - (2.0 m)j, give the x and y components, magnitudes, and directions of the following vector operations. (a.) a + b ______(x component) ______(y component) ______(magnitude) ______° (direction from the positive x axis...

### Physics, still don't get it!

I'm sorry bobpursley I don't understand your response, please clarify. When an object of mass m1 is hung on a vertical spring and set into vertical simple harmonic motion, its frequency is 12 Hz. When another object of mass m2 is hung on the spring along with m1, the frequency...

### Algebra

Math club purchased 3 adult tickets and 12 student tickets for $262.50. Physics club purchased 4 adult tickets and 8 student tickets for $230.00. How much do the adult and student tickets cost?

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One student is pushing on a chair with a force of 260.6 N directed at an angle of 30 degrees above horizontal while a second student pushes on the same side of the chair with a force of 21.0 N at an angle of 15 degrees below horizontal. What is the magnitude, in N, of the sum ...

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A 25-kg bullet traveling shoots into a physics textbook that is 3.5 cm wide, and exits the textbook traveling 40 m/s. Poor defenseless textbook! (A) What was the magnitude of the average deceleration of the bullet while it was penetrating through the textbook? (B) What was the...

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A spring has a spring constant that is 120 N/m, and has a 0.1 kg block attached to it. The spring and mass sit on a horizontal surface that has no friction. The block is pulled 0.2 m and then released. Please find the frequency of the oscillations, the period of the ...

### Math

Yolanda completed 14/25 of her math problems before her break and 1/5 of her math problems after her break. What fraction of her math problems did she complete?

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Kin has finished eight of the ten math problems. Phil has finished 2/5 of the math problems. How much more of the math has Kim finished?

### Physics

Zero, a hypothetical planet, has a mass of 1.0x10^23 kg, a radius of 3.0x10^6 m, and no atmosphere. A 10 kg space probe is to be launched vertically from its surface. (a) If the probe is launched with an initial kinetic energy of 5.0x10^7 J, what will be its kinetic energy ...

### Physics - forces acting at an angle

The physics of tobogganing and forces at an angle: A child is tobogganing down a hillside. The child and the toboggan together have a mass of 50.0kg. The slope is at an angle of 30.0 degrees to the horizontal. Assume that the positive y-direction is pointing in the direction ...

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In a classroom demonstration, a 790-N physics professor lies on a “bed of nails.” The bed consists of a large number of evenly spaced, relatively sharp nails mounted in a board so that the points extend vertically outward from the board. While the professor is lying down, ...

### Physics

A dedicated physics student pulls his brand new shiny red wagon along a level road such that the handle makes an angle of 50 degrees with the horizontal road. if he pulls on the handle with a force of 85N, what is the horizontal component of the force he exerts along the ...

### Math

Could someone please help me with this math problem. I am lost on trying to solve this math problem. Add. Simplify if possible. s+r/sr^2 + 2s+r/s^2r Thanks.

### math

a teacher allows 5/6 of an hour to be spent on homework, she wants to spend 1/3 of that tome on math. how much time will be spent on math?

### Physics

These are “plug-in-the-number” tasks to familiarize you with the main formulas that link the physics concepts of this chapter. They are one-step substitutions, much less challenging than the Think and Solve problems that follow. Average speed ! total distance covered ...

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I am a bit of an overachiever, and I've developed a habit of reviewing subjects during the summer before I take them in the new year. I was just looking through the posts on this site for review, when a certain physics question caught my attention. It was posted by "bobby on ...

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A concert promoter wants to give away 240 tickets to 3 radio stations. Which basic math fact can he use to find 240 image 3 using mental math?

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Spaceship I, which contains students taking a physics exam, approaches Earth with a speed of 0.640 c, while spaceship II, which contains instructors proctoring the exam, moves away from Earth at 0.280 c, as in Figure P26.27. If the instructors in spaceship II stop the exam ...

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Spaceship I, which contains students taking a physics exam, approaches Earth with a speed of 0.640 c, while spaceship II, which contains instructors proctoring the exam, moves away from Earth at 0.280 c, as in Figure P26.27. If the instructors in spaceship II stop the exam ...

### emmanuel

in a class of 60 student,26 offer mathmatic and 28 offer physics if 8 student do not offer any of the two subject (1)how many student offer both subject. (2)how many student offer mathematic only. (3)how many student offer physics only. (4)how many student offer only one ...

### Physics

Block B weighs 716 N. The coefficient of static friction between block and table is 0.31. Assume that the cord between B and the knot is horizontal. Find the maximum weight of block A for which the system will be stationary. The figure has block B on a table and to the right ...

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B)In physics (and in all science) standard units are used to ensure measurement uniformity. Which of the following fictitious units of measurement could not be considered a standard unit? 1) The grimph: a distance unit equal to exactly 4 meters. 2) The nicket: a time unit ...

### Brain Teaser

When Professor Sum was asked by Mr. Little how many students were in his classes, he answered, “All of them study either languages, physics, or not at all. One-half of them study languages only, one-fourth of them study French, one-seventh of them study physics only, and 20 ...

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### AP Physics

K=1/2(6.6 x 10^2 kg)(2.11 x 10^4 m/s)^2

### Physics

M/5=30 M=?

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1/2(v0+v)(v-v0) ----- (a)

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1/2(v0 + v) (v- v0)/ (a)

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(5x^-3)^2

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6.8 x 10^2 N

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m1(x)=m2(3-x) (for x)

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T=6.28√1.63 F

### Physics/Math

In the vector sum A + B = C , vector A has a magnitude of 13.1 m and is angled 49° counterclockwise from the +x direction, and vector C has a magnitude of 15.0 m and is angled 20.0° counterclockwise from the -x direction. What are (a) the magnitude and (b) the direction (...

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Hi! I have a problem for physics homework and I though I knew how to solve it but apparently it is wrong, please help! 'Two cars, one of mass 1000 kg, and the second of mass 2400 kg, are moving at right angles to each other when they collide and stick together. The initial ...

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home / study / science / physics / questions and answers / a block of mass 3kg s sliding along the frictionless ... Question A block of mass 3kg s sliding along the frictionless horizontal surface with a speed of 2m/s. 1. What is the kinetic energy of the block? 2. A wedge is ...

### Physics (Center of Gravity)

In a lab in my physics class, we were supposed to find the CG of my physics teacher. My partner and I had him lie flat on a wooden (assumed uniform) board that was resting on top of two PVC pipes at either end. Since the PVC pipes acted as the base of support, and since things...

### Physics/Math

A 17 N horizontal force F pushes a block weighing 6.0 N against a vertical wall. The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.68, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.48. Assume that the block is not moving initially. Will the block move? In ...

### Physics

A plutonium- 239 nucleus initially at rest undergoes alpha decay to produce a uranium-235 nucleus. The uranium-235 nucleus has a mass of 3.90 x 10^-25 kg and moves away with a speed of 2.62 x 10^5 m/s. Determine the minimum wage electric potential difference that is required ...

### Math Course

I was thinking about math courses for next year, and I do not know what I'm going to take. What is the differences between Alg 3 and Advanced math? And also, and does Trig involve? And I'm too scared of calculus to take it.

### math

Ms Writeacher my math work book which is a fifth grader Harcourt Math Practice Workbook does not say what Tues so my mon think it has to be the same Tues in the week of the other days

### PHYSICS PLEASE SOMEONE HELP ME OUT

When an object is placed 55.0cm from a certain converging lens, it forms a real image. When the object is moved to 45.0cm from the lens, the image moves 6.00 cm farther from the lens. Find the focal length of this lens? Please someone help me out I tried so many times i keep ...

### Math Units

Why is a informal math unit considered to be more fun for students than a standard math unit?

### math

the width of a math textbook is 0.75 inches. how many math textbooks can be placed standing up on a shelf that is 18 inches wide

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Match/Choose the math sentences that count up and back by tens. 47+40=88 57+30=87 46+10=56 56-10=46 87-40=47 87-30=57 Write the matching math sentences.

### Physics

please tell me where I went wrong. A proton is moving parallel to a uniform electric field. The electric field accelerates the proton and increases its linear momentum to 5.0x 10^-23 kg m/s from 1.4x 10^-23 kg m/s in a time of 6.5x 10^-6 s. What is the magnitude of the ...

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A 17.0 kg monkey hangs from a cord suspended from the ceiling of an elevator. The cord can withstand a tension of 220N and breaks as the elevator accelerates. What was the elevator's minimum acceleration (magnintude and direction)? Please show me how to do this in addition to ...

### Physics

Hi, I've been having trouble with this physics problem. I'm not sure where to begin. A brick with mass m1=2.5 kg can move without friction on a horizontal plane. The brick is attached to a wall by an ideal spring with spring constant k=2300 N/m. A second brick with mass m2=1.2...

### Physics

I have to write questions for our California Standards for Physics, like we're making our own 50-question test. Standard 1a: Students know how to solve problems that involve constant speed and average speed. Two questions: do you think this standard needs two questions, or one...

### Math

I am thinking about going back to college and taking online math classes. I am eligible to take either financial mathmatics or contemporary math. But I am not really sure what the difference is between them. Is there one that is more easy than the other?

### Physics- repost

Posted by jude on Saturday, February 6, 2010 at 2:20am. Given a square of sidelength a = 5 cm. We place a charged particle at each corner, three of them carry + 2 nC of charge and one carries the same amount of negative charge. What is the magnitude of the electric field at ...

### Math/Physics

Given the following vectors, where Vector A is 6.3 meters and Vector B is 3.5 meters, determine the magnitude of the following vector sums: A+B, A-B, B-A I tried to do magnitude such as A+B = square root (6.3)^2+(3.5)^2 = 7.2 then A-B = square root (6.3)^2-(3.5)^2 = 5.2 then ...

### Physics/Math

In a pickup game of dorm shuffleboard, students crazed by final exams use a broom to propel a calculus book along the dorm hallway. If the 3.6 kg book is pushed from rest through a distance of 0.90 m by the horizontal 22 N force from the broom and then has a speed of 1.60 m/s...

### math

Answers (not puzzle, math answers) to what do you call it when someone pays back a quick loan. I know the answer is a sudden debt pay off i need help writing them out(math part).

### Physics/Math

A 25.0 gram piece of charcoal is found in some ruins of an ancient city. The sample shows a 14C activity, R, of 250 decays/min. How long (in years) has the tree this charcoal came from been dead? I think I have the use the equation: R=lamda*No*e^(-lamda*t) but I am not sure ...

### Math(Please check)

For an experiment on specific heat capacities of metal in physics, I am trying to calculate my percent error but am having some trouble. After collecting my experimental data for c (cal/g) for the object that was used which was aluminum my results are: trial 1 = .19 trial 2...

### College physics - Center of mass

College Physics- Center of Mass? The objects in the figure below are constructed of uniform wire bent into the shapes shown (Figure 1) . Each peice has a length of 0.15 . There are two objects that we need to figure out the x- and y-coordinates of the center of mass of the ...