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Buffy the Vampire Slayer is buffing up her 0.53 meter long arms by bench pressing. In 31 seconds she can lift 39 kilograms of mass 22 times. How powerful are Buffy's arms? 
Math/Physics
If 55034.175 kJ of heat are transferred to 150 kg of ice at a temperature of 12.15 degrees C, calculate the temperature of the resulting water. I know my formulas for sensible and latent heat but don't know how to approach this. 
math physics
The handle of a vegetable wagon makes an angle of 25.0° If the peddler exerts a force of 35.0 lb along the handle, how muchwork does the peddler do in pulling the cart 1.00 mi? Is this correct? 35.0*1.00coseine25.0degrees=31.720 
Physics
Specifically, which of the following best expresses your view: i. Many physics concepts make a lot of sense and connect to everyday experience; but formulas are more of a problemsolving tool than a sensemaking tool. ii. It really depends on the formula. Some of them make ... 
Physics
Specifically, which of the following best expresses your view: i. Many physics concepts make a lot of sense and connect to everyday experience; but formulas are more of a problemsolving tool than a sensemaking tool. ii. It really depends on the formula. Some of them make ... 
Physics
Specifically, which of the following best expresses your view: i. Many physics concepts make a lot of sense and connect to everyday experience; but formulas are more of a problemsolving tool than a sensemaking tool. ii. It really depends on the formula. Some of them make ... 
physics
A 748 N student stands in the middle of a frozen pond having a radius of 5.3 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 2.1 kg physics textbook horizontally toward the north ... 
physics
A 770 N man stands in the middle of a frozen pond of radius 9.0 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 1.2 kg physics textbook horizontally toward the north shore at a ... 
physics
A 705 N man stands in the middle of a frozen pond of radius 4.0 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 1.2 kg physics textbook horizontally toward the north shore at a ... 
Physics..help please
A 715 N man stands in the middle of a frozen pond of radius 10.0 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 1.2 kg physics textbook horizontally toward the north shore at a ... 
physics
A 740 N student stands in the middle of a frozen pond having a radius of 4.8 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 2.8 kg physics textbook horizontally toward the north ... 
Physics
A 750 N student stands in the middle of a frozen pond having a radius of 5.4 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 2.0 kg physics textbook horizontally toward the north ... 
Business mathematics
In an examination of certain number of candidates 18 passed mathematics, 17 passed physics, 11 passed both mathematics and physics, 1 failed both subjects. Find the number of candidates that passed. i. Mathematics only. ii. Physics only. iii. Total number of candidates that ... 
Math
In an examination of a certain class, at least 70% of the students failed in Physics, at least 72% failed in Chemistry, at least 80% failed in Mathematics and at least 85% failed in English. How many at lest must have failed in all the four subjects ? 
Physics (12th Grade)
An air bubble of volume 15 cc is formed at a depth of 50 m in a lake. If the temperature of the bubble while rising remains constant then what will be the volume of the bubble at the surface?(Given: g=10 m/s2 & atm. pressure = 1.0 * 100000 Pa) * Physics  Elena, Sunday, April ... 
11 Grade College Prep MathBased Physics
Not good at physics, so could someone check these practice test questions please? Explanations are appreciated. 1. Which of Newton's Laws says you cannot touch anything without being touched? a) 4th b) 2nd c) 1st d) 3rd *** 2. A 3.00 kg ball is dropped from rest from the roof ... 
Maths
In a survey of 200 students of a school, it was found that 60% study mathematics, 45% study physics, 35% study chemistry, 20% study mathematics and physics, 15% study physics and chemistry, 25% study chemistry and mathematics and 10% none of these subjects. Find the number of ... 
PHYSICS  Waves
Can someone tell me how to get the answer to this question? Just a formula would be great. It's on my physics study guide for my unit test. It takes 2.30 s for an echo to come back from a sound wave sent to the bottom of a 25 degree C lake. How deep is the lake at this ... 
Physics/Math
Two cars, 127 miles apart, start moving towards each other at the same time. One is moving 3 times as fast as the other. If they meet 1.5 hrs later, find the average speed of the slower car in miles per hour? 
Physics/math
A block with mass m = 16.1 kg slides down an inclined plane of slope angle 24.3o with a constant velocity. It is then projected up the same plane with an initial speed 3.35 m/s. How far up the incline will the block move before coming to rest? 
physics
9th grade physics sketch a picture of the initial total velocity for the projectile when the angle is at 0 degrees, 30 degrees and 60 degrees. Resolve each into vertical and horizontal components. No velocity given 
physics
In her physics lab, Jessica rolls a 11g marble down a ramp and off the table with a horizontal velocity of 1.38 m/s. The marble falls in a cup placed 0.45 m from the table's edge. Find the table's height. 
Physics
In her physics lab, Jessica rolls a 20g marble down a ramp and off the table with a horizontal velocity of 1.10 m/s. The marble falls in a cup placed 0.44 m from the table's edge. Find the table's height. Use g = 10. m/s2. Enter m as unit. 
physics
A batted baseball, which leaves the bat at an angle 〖30〗^0 above the horizontal, is caught by an outfielder 120m from the plate. a.) What is the initiated velocity of the ball? b.) How high did it rise? c.) How long was it in the air? my friend asked that ... 
Physics
A physics student kicked a soccer ball toward an aprtment building 40.8 meters from her. The velocity of the ball was 40 m/s^2 @30 degrees. At what approximate height did the ball hit the building? 
Physics
You are enjoying the frictionless frozen surface of the Rideau canal with your friend. While together, you try a physics experiment in which you push off of each other at the same time. If your acceleration is 2 m/s 2, what is your friend’s acceleration, in m/s 2, if your ... 
physics
The 1.1kg physics book in figure is connected by a string to a 250g coffee cup. The book is given a push up the slope and released with a speed of 2.5m/s . The coefficients of friction are μs =0.50 and μk =0.20. How far does the book slide? 
Physics
In her physics lab, Stephanie rolls a 30 g marble down a ramp and off a table with a horizontal velocity of 2 m/s. The marble falls in a cup placed 0.4 m from the table’s edge. a. How long is the ball in the air? 0.2 s b. How high is the table? m 
Physics 11 steve, bob,physics expert pls URGENT!!
Coefficiant of friction between rubber tires and wet pavement is 0.50. brakes are applied to a 750kg car, intitally travelling at 30m/s and the car skids to a stop. What is the size and direction of the acceleration of the car. 
Physics
Well, I just found out that I failed my physics midterm. I got a 51. Yes I studied but I still don't get the forces and inclined planes. And my parents are going to kill me if they find out. The midterm brought down my grade to a 79!! Any advice? P.S I also got a 71 on my ... 
Physics
Some enterprising physics students working on a catapult decide to have a water balloon fight in the school hallway. The ceiling is of height 3.2 m, and the balloons are launched at a velocity of 12 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . At what angle must they be ... 
physics
Some enterprising physics students working on a catapult decide to have a water balloon fight in the school hallway. The ceiling is of height 3.2 m, and the balloons are launched at a velocity of 12 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . At what angle must they be ... 
Physics
6. Within an xray tube, a metal disc (the anode) receives a huge amount of energy that is converted to internal energy (heat) within the anode. The surface temperature can easily reach 2000° C. Because the anode is within a vacuum and therefore there is no air around the ... 
Physics
A physics major is working to pay his college tuition by performing in a traveling carnival. He rides a motorcycle inside a hollow transparent plastic sphere. After gaining sufficient speed, he travels in a vertical circle with a radius of 11.8 m . The physics major has a mass... 
math, physics
A. A rectangular slab of concrete is cut from a large block. The slab measures 10.4 inches thick, 1.8 feet long, and 0.0021 miles wide. Find its volume in cubic feet. 
physics
Posted by michelle quendarsv on Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 5:26pm. Posted by michelle quendarsv on Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 3:55pm. if it takes 726 watts of power to move a mass 36 meters in 14 seeconds, what is the mass? i really need like, step by step help please... 
Physics
You are the physics expert for a professional stuntman. The stunt you have designed includes a ramp that is angled at 30°. You expect that the stuntman will be traveling at 18.0 m/s when he leaves the ramp. How far must the landing ramp be positioned, and what is the maximum ... 
physics
Physics force of friction question a shuffle board disk is accelerated to a speed of 5.8m/s and released. if the coefficient of the kinetic friction between the disk and the concrete court is 0.3, how far does the disk go before it comes to a stop?The courts are 15.8meters long 
Physics
"It takes a force of 109 N to lift a stone straight up. This force gives the stone an acceleration of 12 m/s^2. Calculate the mass of the stone." My physics teacher tried to explain this problem to us, but he explained it so confusingly that I still don't get it (if that made ... 
Movie physics
I need to come up with a movie that defies the laws of physics, at least three different times, and has a good way/enough information to prove that they are wrong. Can anyone think of a good movie? Armageddon, Star Wars, is taken. 
movie physics
I need to come up with a movie that defies the laws of physics, at least three different times, and has a good way/enough information to prove that they are wrong. Can anyone think of a good movie? Armageddon, Star Wars, is taken. 
physics
The spring is compressed against the floor a distance of 1.6 cm and released. If the spring constant is 60 N/m, what is the magnitude of the spring force acting on the toy at the moment it is released?physics 
Math/College Algebra
A water trough with triangular ends is 9ft long, 4ft wide, and 2ft deep. Initially the trough is full of water, but due to evaporation, the volumn of the water decreases at a rate proportional to the square root of the volume. Using advanced concepts from math and physics, it ... 
Physics  HELP PLS
A plane wave propagating along the positive z axis in vacuum is polarized along the y axis at a frequency of 3 GHz. Write the phasor of the E field, H field and Poynting vector. Isn't a phasor the same regardless of the field it is on? Like E, H or Poynting? How can I compute ... 
math physics i think
We have 2 cars. Car "A" and car "B" if car A weighs 3180 lbs If car "B" weighes 2000 pounds How fast would car "A" have to travel to knock car "B" 32 feet? 
physics
A 0.82 kg physics book with dimensions of 32.4 cm by 20.1 cm is on a table. What force does the book apply to the table? Answer in units of N 
Math And Physics
Law of Gravitation Find an expression for the magnitude of the initial velocity that a projectile must possess in order to leave the earth when air friction is neglected. The gravitational constant for g is, G = 6.67428*10^11 m^3 Kg^1 s^2 Please answer the question fully ... 
physics
why physics is not understandable? 
physics
in physics what is sqrt? 
physics
I HATE PHYSICS 
physics
pleaase help me with this, i'm very bad in physics, and i mostly don't understand any of this stuff...can anyone explain as well as show me how to do this Monochromatic light from a heliumneon laser (wavelength=632.8 nm) shines at a right angle onto the surface of a ... 
Physics
Can someone help with the following physics problem? This is the only one I'm having trouble solving. Thanks. A 3.6mlong ladder leans against a frictionless wall as shown in the figure below. The coefficient of static friction between the ladder and the floor is 0.30. What ... 
Physics
I need help with this physics problem: A child slides down a playground slide; the coefficient of kinetic friction is uk=0.25, and angle that the slide makes with the horizontal is 28.0 degree. She begins from rest and slides through a vertical height of 3.5 m. With what speed... 
Physics
An airplane is circling an airport by traveling a horizontal circular path at a speed of 400 km/h. The bank angle of the wings is 20 degrees. What is the radius of the circular path the plane is flying? I honestly do not know where to start this. And it is an algebrabased ... 
College Physics
A 42kg girl is bouncing on a trampoline. During a certain interval after leaving the surface of the trampoline, her kinetic energy decreases to 220 J from 460 J. How high does she rise during this interval? Neglect air resistance. The quarter is over but I am still trying to ... 
physics
A mountainclimber friend with a mass of 82 kg ponders the idea of attaching a heliumfilled balloon to himself to effectively reduce his weight by 25% when he climbs. He wonders what the approximate size of such a balloon would be. Hearing of your physics skills, he asks you... 
physics
A mountainclimber friend with a mass of 82 kg ponders the idea of attaching a heliumfilled balloon to himself to effectively reduce his weight by 25% when he climbs. He wonders what the approximate size of such a balloon would be. Hearing of your physics skills, he asks you... 
physics
A mountainclimber friend with a mass of 82 kg ponders the idea of attaching a heliumfilled balloon to himself to effectively reduce his weight by 25% when he climbs. He wonders what the approximate size of such a balloon would be. Hearing of your physics skills, he asks you... 
PhysicsPlease check answer
Damon helped me with this calc but I think the answer should be 20, not 22, could someone please check the calculation If a ball is thrown into the wall at 14 m/s and comes off at 6 m/s, what is change of velocity of the ball? I think it would be 146 = (8 m/s) Is that ... 
physics
Posted by sandhu on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 7:38pm. Posted by sandhu on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 1:17am. A T is made of two identical 740 g thin solid rods. The moment of inertia of the T about an axis perpendicular to the screen through point at one end of a rod is... 
Math>> Help!!
Seats for Mathematics, Physics and Biology in a school are in the ratio 5:7:8. There is a proposal to increase these seats by 40%, 50% and 75% respectively. What will be the ratio of increased seats? 
MATH
IN A PHYSICS EXPERIMENT,THE DISTANCE OF X AND Y CM HAS A CONNECTION TO EACH OTHER BY 1/X + 1/Y = 1/5.IF THE DISTANCE OF Y IS INCREASING AT THE RATE 16 CMS^(1),FIND THE RATE OF CHANGE OF THE DISTANCE OF X WHEN Y=9 CM. 
physics
Help with physics graph sketch? sketch a postion time graph for a student stopping at the school, which 5km east of home how would the graph look like 
Physics
A student places her 330 g physics book on a frictionless table. She pushes the book against a spring, compressing the spring by 9.90 cm, then releases the book 
physics
Posted by sandhu on Sunday, November 28, 2010 at 10:03pm. A 7200 lb airplane lands on an aircraft carrier with a speed of 72 ft/s. The plane is caught by an elastic band (k=998 lb/ft) that has an initial stretch of 5.6 feet. What is the maximum distance the band is stretched? ... 
Physics(class) /Math (problem)
Moe earns 15% more than her husband Joe. Together they make 78000 per year. What is Joe’s annual salary? Answer to two significant figures. My answer was $31000, but the program doesn't seem to want to take it. Did I do something wrong? 
Math, Physics
Two blocks with indicated masses are connected by a cable of negligible mass over a pulley with radius 45cm. The block on the incline is sliding without friction and experiences a constant acceleration of 2 m/sec^2. Determine the mass of the pulley 
Math, physics
A rotating space station has radius 1380 m, measured from the center of rotation to the outer deck where the crew lives. What should the period of rotation be if the crew is to feel that they weigh onehalf their Earth weight? 
Math, Physics
A soccer ball is kicked from the ground at an angle of è = 46 degrees with respect to the horizontal. The hang time of the ball is tm = 1.9 s. What is the total horizontal distance traveled by the ball in meters? 
Physics
I came here earlier with this question: "A force of 20 N acts toward the west. Another force acts at the same point so that the resultant of the two forces is zero. What is the magnitude and direction of the second force?" I was wondering if someone could explain to me how to ... 
As physics
Please help and do it step by step all parts of questions and use: T = time(s) I=current (amps) Q=net charge on object (Coulombs) N=no electrons (and write if added or removed from object and how) E=elementary charge Calculate the number of free electrons per metre length of ... 
algebra
in a class of 30 students , there are 22 students who study chemistry but not physics, 4 who study physics but not chemistry and who study neighter chemistry nor physics. how many students in the class study physics 
physics
A(n) 775 N man stands in the middle of a frozen pond of radius 11.2 m. He is un able to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 1.3 kg physics textbook horizontally toward the north shore, ... 
Mathematics
A survey of 100 students produced the following statics: 32 study mathematics, 20 study physics, 45 study Biology, 15 study mathematics and biology, 7 study mathematics and physics, 10 study physics and Biology, 30 do not study any of the three subjects 1, Present the ... 
math/physics help plz
Two cars moves around a circle of circumference 20 m with speed of 5m/s and 15m/s, if the positions of these cars are observed every integer seconds, after how many seconds will the cars occupy the same position. Help me show step 
Physics .
A projectile is shot horizontally at 220 m/s from the top of a 620 m high cliff. A) How long till the projectile hits the ground? B) How far from the base of the cliff does the projectile land? I am gonna be honest. I have no idea how to do any of my Physics homework. ): I ... 
Physics
A physics teacher (mass = 84.5 kg) is jogging through the woods and runs straight into a large oak tree at 3.5 m/s. Rebound speed is measured at 2.3 m/s in the opposite direction. If the time of contact with the tree is 45 milliseconds, what is the magnitude of the force that ... 
Math And Physics
Law of Gravitation Find an expression for the magnitude of the initial velocity that a projectile must possess in order to leave the earth when air friction is neglected. The gravitational constant for g is, G = 6.67428*10^11 m^3 Kg^1 s^2 Please answer the question fully ... 
Physics
Hi Guys! Need help with this physics problem, I have no idea how to set it up or how to visualize it but would appreciate any help. Instructions for finding a buried treasure include the following: Go 80 paces at 235°, turn to 130° and walk 115 paces, then travel 100 paces ... 
PHYSICS
what's the differencces between the meaning of measurement and value of measurement in physics??? The meaning of measurement is a definition of whatever is being measured. I suggest you use a dictionary for that. The answer will depend upon what you are measuring (mass, ... 
Physics, error derivation
I need to derive an error equation for Bohr's model to use in my physics lab this week. I am really bad at calculus, so if anyone can help me that would be really great. the equation is (1/lambda)=R[(1/n^2final)(1/n^2initial)] I've never had to derive anything like this ... 
Physics
A physics student wants to build a spring gun that when aimed horizontally will give a 35.0 g ball an initial acceleration of 'g' by releasing a spring that has been compressed 18.0 cm. What is the velocity of the ball as it emerges from the gun? 
PHYSICS  Waves
Can someone tell me how to get the answer to this question? Just a formula would be great. It's on my physics study guide for my unit test. Sound waves with a wavelength of 2.5 m are traveling 7.5 m/s. How many waves will pass a microphone in 10.0 s? (Answer 30 waves) 
physics
please help! physics doesn't click with me. thank you for your help! A 23 kg suitcase is being pulled with a constant speed by a handle that is at an angle of 25° above the horizontal. If the normal force exerted on the suitcase is 155 N, what is the force F applied to the ... 
Math(Physics)
How much energy is stored by the electric field between two square plates, 7.9 cm on a side, separated by a 2.5mm air gap? The charges on the plates are equal and opposite and of magnitude 15 nC . Answer> PE=_____ J PE = potential energy? I got this wrong twice. [119805.... 
MathPhysics
What is the total force on the bottom of a 400cmdiameter by 1.5mdeep round wading pool due to the weight of the air and the weight of the water? (Note the pressure contribution from the atmosphere is 1.0 x 10^5 N/m^2, the density of water is 1 g/cm^3, g=9.8m/s^2.) (Answer... 
PHYSICS
Hi! I have some questions from a study guide in my physics class, and they give me the answer, but I have to show how to get the answer. I did most of them, but need help with these. Here is problem #6: A 30 kg kid on rollerskates is moving 1 m/s. His brother pushes him with a... 
physics, error calculation repost
I need to derive an error equation for Bohr's model to use in my physics lab this week. I am really bad at calculus, so if anyone can help me that would be really great. the equation is (1/lambda)=R[(1/n^2final)(1/n^2initial)] I've never had to derive anything like this ... 
physics
A student, crazed by the first physics Midterm, uses a pushing force of 80 N angled at 70° to push a 5.0 kg book across the frictionless ceiling of his room. a. What is the block's acceleration? b. What is the force of the ceiling on the book? 
Physics
When James applied the brakes to his car, it slows unifromly from 15.0 m/s to 0.0 m/s in 2.50 s. How many meters before a stop sign must she apply her brakes in order to stop at the sign? Answers: 6.0m 37.5 m 18.8 m 48.0m Please helpI've just started Physics last week and I'm... 
Physics please help
While visiting Planet Physics, you toss a rock straight up at 13.6 m/s and catch it 3.50 s later. While you visit the surface, your cruise ship orbits at an altitude equal to the planet's radius every 340.0 minutes. What is the radius (in m) of the planet? What is the mass (in... 
Physics
After a long class, a physics teacher stretches out for a nap on a bed of nails. How is this possible? I have done that demo many times. One, make certain the nails are not sharp. Secondly, make certain there are many of them. I did them on 1in by 1in grids. Pressure= weight/(... 
Physics help please!
While visiting Planet Physics, you toss a rock straight up at 13.6 m/s and catch it 3.50 s later. While you visit the surface, your cruise ship orbits at an altitude equal to the planet's radius every 340.0 minutes. What is the radius (in m) of the planet? What is the mass (in... 
math physics
What frequency is heard by an observer who hears the 450 Hz siren on a police car traveling at 35 m/s away from her? Assume that the velocity of sound in air is 345 m/s. Is this the correct? 450*345/(345+35) =408Hz 
Really Physics
A 2.4 Kg object moving to the right at 0.8c collides with a 3.2 kg object moving to left at 0.6c. They stick together. Find the mass and velocity of the resulting combined object by; a) assuming that you have no knowledge of relativistic physics, b) using the special theory of... 
Physics
I have to create a teaching aid for physics based on the principles i have learnt like gravitation , mechanical properties and many more. I am not able to find the right experiment to demonstrate infront of my teacher.Please help me deal with this by providing information ... 
physics
Hello! I'm studying for physics and I am stuck on this question (I have the answer): Two identical cars are travelling on a horizontal road, one of them is going at twice the speed of the other one. Both break using the same force. The slower car breaks completely after 20m. ... 
Physics
I have to create a teaching aid for physics based on the principles i have learnt like gravitation , mechanical properties and many more. I am not able to find the right experiment to demonstrate infront of my teacher.Please help me deal with this by providing information ... 
physics
ok i'm putting in physics it'll most likely change it watch A fisherman's scale stretches 2.8 cm when a 3.7kg fish hangs from it. (a) What is the spring constant? (b) What will be the amplitude and frequency of vibration fi the fish is pulled down 2.5 cm more and released so ... 
Physics websites
I just want to ask if there's a website in physics that you don't have to do the experiment on your own and you can just do it in the computer and study it and answer the question to that experiment/lab. I'm really having problems with my experiments and I don't have enough ...