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  1. Physics

    an 80 kg physics student is riding the cajun cliffhanger. this ride had a diameter of 8.0m (u:0.06)the ride produces enough centripetal force to suspend a student. 1.what is the force of friction to keep the student suspended? 2.what normal force is required to generate the ...
  2. Physics

    A 0.20-kg ball on a string is whirled on a vertical circle at a constant speed. When the ball is at the three o'clock position, the string tension is 16 N. Find the tensions in the string when the ball is at twelve o'clock and at the six o'clock positions. * Physics - ...
  3. physics

    Here's a physics problem. I don't care about the answer, i just want to know how to do it. don't have to be too detailed.. but i don't really kno how to start this 1.) A model rocket blasts off from the ground rising straight upward with a constant acceleration that has a ...
  4. Physics

    Your 2.85kg physics book rests on a horizontal tabletop. A. Find the normal force on the book. B. Suppose you pull up on the book with a 15.0N force, now what's the normal force? C. Suppose you push down on the book 15.0N Force now what's the normal force?
  5. physics and math

    hi guys, i had the following question but i keep on getting it wrong, should i use -9.8 or 9.8 m/s2 for the acceleration? im confused and would really appreciate some help. A student throws a set of keys vertically upward to her sorority sister, who is in a window 3.70 m above...
  6. math/physics

    A pomegranate is thrown from ground level straight up into the air at time t = 0 with velocity 96 feet per second. Its height at time t seconds is f(t) = −16t2 + 96t. a) Find the time it hits the ground. t=? s b) Find the time it reaches its highest point. t=?s c) What ...
  7. physics

    A car travelling at 60 km/h hits a bridge abutment. A passenger in the car moves forward a distance of 67 cm (with respect to the road) while being brought to rest by an inflated air bag. What force (assumed constant) acts on the passenger¡¦s upper torso, which has a mass of...
  8. Physics

    This is how the problem starts out: A meter stick is placed with the fulcrum at the 50-cm mark. If a 120-g mass is placed at the 25-cm mark and a 25-g mass at the 10-cm mark, where should a 500-g mass be placed to balance the system? I thought that since the two masses (the ...
  9. physics

    A skier is gliding along at 1.13 m/s on horizontal, frictionless snow. He suddenly starts down a 13.1° incline. His speed at the bottom is 18.8 m/s. What is the length of the incline? ------------------------------------ Use his change in kinetic energy to get his loss of ...
  10. Physics-Totally lost

    I'm totally lost on this one- the earth is surrounded by an electric field with a strenth of 100 N/C at the surface. Its electric properties are the same as a point charge located at its center. How would the gravatational force and electrical force compare foor an electron at...
  11. AP Physics

    Hi, I have the follwoing physics question to ask, Plesae help with hints. "Two people are standing on a 2.5-m-long platform, one at each end. The platform floats parallel to the ground on a cushion of air, like a hovercraft. One person throws a 5.9-kg ball to the other, who ...
  12. PHYSICS PLEASE HELP

    A very large firecracker explodes in the hallway into 3 fragments. Physics students rush to the scene to enrich their knowledge of the law of conservation of momentum. They report that Fragment 1: mass=1.23kg, v=8.70m/s, north Fragment 2: mass =2.60kg,v=6.10m/s,east fragment 3...
  13. Ven diagram

    70 students are stydying physics mathematics and chemistry. 40 students study mathematics, 35 study physics and 30 students students chemistry.15 students are studying all the subjects. How many students are studying exactly two of the subjects?
  14. physics

    By "see" I meant that I had checked my answer on the internet to see if I was correct in thinking that multipying the charge of an electron, charge of a proton, and k would yield the electrical force between an electron and proton. My answer was 23.10 x 10^-9 which seemed ...
  15. math/physics

    A 90.0-g disk traveling 3.00 m/s to the right collides with a 75.0-g disk traveling 8.00 m/s to the left. After the collision, the heavier disk is traveling 7.00 m/s to the left. What is the velocity of the lighter disk after the collision? Do I have this setup right? (90.0*3....
  16. Comm/215

    Q: Some students hate math, some students dislike math, and math is liked by other students. Parallel Construction A: Some students hate math, some dislike math, and some like math. Is this correct?
  17. Physics please clarify

    Posted by Mary on Monday, September 3, 2007 at 12:40pm. download mp3 free instrumental remix A charge of +2q is fixed to one corner of a square, while a charge of -3q is fixed to the diagonally opposite corner. Expressed in terms of q, what charge should be fixed to the center...
  18. Physics Help

    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 ...
  19. math, physics

    The driver of a car traveling at 60 ft/sec suddenly applies the brakes. The position of the car is s(t) equals 60t minus - 1.5t^2, t seconds after the driver applies the brakes. How many seconds after the driver applies the brakes does the car come to a stop?
  20. Physics

    You are at standing at a window in the University tower that is 42.0 meter above the ground. Your physics professor (who is 2.12 m tall) is walking on the ground below, approaching to tower at a speed of 1.12 m/s. You are holding an egg, which you would like to drop on your ...
  21. Math

    he physics department of a college has 9 male professors, 8 female professors, 10 male teaching assistants, and 13 female teaching assistants. If a person is selected at random from the group, find the probability that the selected person is a teaching assistant or a female
  22. Math & English

    When do we use a capital for the word math? When do we use Math vs math? Example: Own works well in math class or Own works well in Math class? Owen contributes positively in Math through regular participation? VS. Owen contributes positively in math through regular ...
  23. physics ( math)

    Solve the Equations in terms of X: a. x/a = b/c b. s=xt^2/2 d. 4= 10/x e. 5= 5/x-5 f. 40=2((x10)2-5) g. x(y+2)/ (5y +8) 1.What is the average of 2/9 and 4/5? 2. Subtract 4.20 x 10^-5 from 6.468 x 10^-4 3.Given: D= density; M= Mass; V= Volume; and D= M/V a) If an object has a ...
  24. physics

    Physics Gravitation help...? hello People i need some help with my physics revision sheet. i cant seem to get my head round it. if anyone could help by telling me how to work it out to get the right answer i would be grateful... answers would also be appreciated. ok here is ...
  25. Physics, Math, Electronics

    PROBLEM: A typical 12-volts battery is rated according to "ampere-hrs". A 70-Ampere-hour battery for example, at a discharge rate of 3.5-Ampere has a life of 20 hrs. Questions: a.) assuming the voltage remains constant, obtain the energy and power delivered. b.) Repeat for a ...
  26. physics

    The physics of energy and Earth's moon as a satellite. The moon is an Earth satellite of mass 7.35 x 10^22 kg, whose average distance from the centre of Earth is 3.85 x 10^8 m. a) What is the gravitational potential energy of the moon with respect to Earth? b) What is the ...
  27. Physics please someone help me

    A scuba diver has an air tank with a volume of 0.010 m^3. The air in the tank is initially at a pressure of 1.0x10^7 Pa. Assume that the diver breathes 0.400 L/s of air. Find how long the tank will last at a depth of each of the following. (a) 1.0 m min (b) 10.0 m min Please ...
  28. math

    what are your feelings about math, rate your math anxiety, and describe what coping mechanisms might be helpful to you and your I like math. What matters is what YOUR feelings amd "coping mechanisms" are.
  29. math

    who created math God. Math is a symbolic language used to express ideas in the form of sentences and statements that attempt to make somewhat precise decisions about nature.
  30. physics

    Often in physics we won't be able to predict motion of a bunch of objects exactly and so we resort to statistical methods. An example of a statistical approach is the resulting profile of a bunch of disks dropped through a series of pegs. As each disk falls it encounters pegs ...
  31. 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) = ...
  32. 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...
  33. Math

    On average it takes Miguel 45 minutes to compete his math assignments and 30 minutes to complete his science assignments. If he had 24 math assignments this grading period , what was his total minutes spent on math ?
  34. Physics/Math

    A cold package of hot dogs slides rightward across a frictionless floor through a distance d = 20.5 cm while three forces are applied to it. Two of the forces are horizontal and have the magnitudes F1 = 5.00 N and F2 = 1.00 N; the third force is angled down by = 65.0° and has...
  35. Physics

    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...
  36. Physics

    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...
  37. Physics

    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 ...
  38. 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 ...
  39. 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 ...
  40. 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...
  41. 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) ...
  42. math

    Is this the right way to answer this question? A physics exam consists of 9 multiple-choice questions and 6 open-ended problems in which all work must be shown. If an examinee must answer 7 of the multiple-choice questions and 3 of the open-ended problems, in how many ways can...
  43. physics

    . 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...
  44. Physics

    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...
  45. 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 ...
  46. English

    1. He can not solve the math problem. 2. He cannot solve the math problem. 3. He can't solve the math problem. 4. He could not solve the math problem. 5. He couldnot solve the math problem. 6. He couldn't solve the math problem. (Are they all grammatical? What about #5? Is it ...
  47. Math

    Hi! I’m practicing for the SHSAT, and I am doing some math problems. I don’t want to take advantage of this website, so I decided to ask you guys first. Am I allowed to ask lots of math questions? But I will answer them(at least the ones I know) could you help me check it...
  48. Math

    How to write a math story that includes 4 examples... Possible math topics include: introduction to functions investigating quadratics quadratics highs & lows exponential functions fiancial applications of exponential function acute triangle trigonometry I'm taken MCF3M math ...
  49. Math

    A physics student stands at the top of a hill that has an elevation of 37 meters. He throws a rock and it goes up into the air and then falls back past him and lands on the ground below. the path of the rock can be modeled by the equation y = -0.2x^2 + 0.8x +37 where x is the ...
  50. 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 ...
  51. math.math.math

    how would you simplify (ab)to the 5th power ?
  52. math math math

    what are the formulas for the area and circumfrence of a circle
  53. math

    im ateacher math ( arabian) want to learn amerecan math
  54. physics

    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 ...
  55. 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...
  56. 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...
  57. 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/...
  58. 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 ...
  59. 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?
  60. 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...
  61. 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 ...
  62. 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 ...
  63. Physics or Math (Please Help!)

    The top of the pool table is 2.80 ft from the floor. The placement of the tape is such that 0 feet aligns to the edge of the table (as shown). The winner of the competition wants to know if he has broken the world record for the break shot of 32 mph. His ball landed a distance...
  64. physics

    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 ...
  65. physics

    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...
  66. Physics

    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 ...
  67. Physics or Math (Please Help!)

    The top of the pool table is 3.05 ft from the floor. The placement of the tape is such that 0 feet aligns to the edge of the table (as shown). The winner of the competition wants to know if he has broken the world record for the break shot of 32 mph. His ball landed a distance...
  68. 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 ...
  69. physics

    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, ...
  70. 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 ...
  71. 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 ...
  72. statistics

    a math class has 50 students , of these 22 students are math majors and 18 students are male. Of the math majors 16 are female. Find the probability that a randomly selected student is male or a math major . my answer 22/50 and 18/50 = 396/50= 7.29
  73. 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 ...
  74. physics

    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 ...
  75. physics

    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 ...
  76. physics

    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 ...
  77. 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...
  78. 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 ...
  79. 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 ...
  80. 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 ...
  81. 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?
  82. Physics

    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 ...
  83. 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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    what is physics?
  86. Physics

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  87. Physics

    CAN ANYONE HELP ME WITH PHYSICS!!!!!!!!!!
  88. AP Physics

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

    M/5=30 M=?
  90. physics

    What is physics?
  91. physics

    1/2(v0+v)(v-v0) ----- (a)
  92. physics

    1/2(v0 + v) (v- v0)/ (a)
  93. physics

    1/2(v0 + v) (v- v0)/ (a) =
  94. physics

    what is an e.m.f
  95. Physics

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  96. Physics

    (5x^-3)^2
  97. physics

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  98. Physics

    Physics
  99. Physics

    6.8 x 10^2 N
  100. physics

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