# PHYSICS--SHM

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The figure below shows two examples of SHM, labeled A and B. (The vertical axis is marked in increments of 0.2 m and the horizontal axis is marked in increments of 0.5 s.) What are the following quantities for each SHM? A B (a) the amplitude 1 m 2 m (b) the frequency 3 Hz 4 Hz...

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Am self studying SHM, so sorry for the elementary questions. Would someone check/confirm some facts i think I've learned please. 1 If a sine wave graph starts at the origin at time = 0s, the sysyem is in equilibrium? 2 The amplitude at t= 0s is zero. 3 Same system, the phase ...

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Two identical planets, each of mass M, have their centers a distance D apart. Halfway between them, at gravitational equilibrium, lies a satellite of mass m. The satellite is then displaced a small distance and released, after which it undergoes SHM. a) In what direction must ...

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A particle is moving with SHM of period 16s and amplitude 10m. Find the speed of the particle when it is 6.0m from its equilibrium position. First I found the value of w: w= 2 pi/ T = 2 pie/ 16 =0.393 s^-1 Then I used: v= +/- w root a^2 - x^2 = +/- 0.393 root 10^2 - 6^2 = 3.14...

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What is simple harmonic motion or SHM?

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What Is Simple Harmonic Motion (SHM)?

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PLZ HELP. THANKS. The balance wheel of a watch oscillates with an angular amplitude of rad and a period of 0.220 s. a) Find the maximum angular speed of the wheel. (b) Find the angular speed of the wheel when its displacement is /4 rad. (c) Find the magnitude of the angular ...

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A 0.355-kg object undergoing SHM has ax = 2.30 m/s2 when x = 0.235 m. What is the time for one oscillation?

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The maximum kinetic energy of a mass-spring system in SHM is equal to

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A body is supported by a spiral spring and causes a stretch of 1.5cm in the spring. If the mass is now set in vertical oscillation of small amplitude, what is the periodic time of oscillation Doesn't angular frequency= sqrt (k/m) ? where k= mg/.0015 or 2PI/T= sqrt (g/.0015) ...

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The displacement of an object in SHM is given by y(t) = (7.0 cm)sin[(1.58 rad/s)t]. What is the frequency of the oscillations?

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If it takes a particle in SHM 0.20 s to travel from the equilibrium position to the maximum displacement (amplitude), what is the period of oscillation?

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If it takes a particle in SHM 0.60ss to travel from the equilibrium position to the maximum displacement (amplitude), what is the period of oscillation?

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a mass is attached at the spring perform SHM with frequency of 15 hz find the acceleration when displacement is 1.6cm

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The equation of a SHM of a 600 g object is given as x = 0.45 cos 6.4 t where the displacement x is in meters and time in seconds. What is the total energy of the system?

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a particle executing shm time period t from mean position the time to complete 5/8 oscillation

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A block on a spring moves in SHM with amplitude 0.23 m and period 3.8 s. The mass of the block is 2.1 kg. What is the total energy of the system?

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A particle executes SHM with time period T and ampitude A.Find the maximum possible average velocity in time T/4

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A 1.10 N bird descends onto a branch that bends and goes into SHM with a period of 0.60 s. Determine the effective elastic force constant of the branch.

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Whether or not it'll help me, am i safe to deduce that: If a simple pendulum is released from rest at time t=0; from a displacement of x rad from equilibrium; Then the amplitude of the oscilation is also x rad? Thanks

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A 0.98 N bird descends onto a branch that bends and goes into SHM with a period of 0.46 s. Determine the effective elastic force constant of the branch.

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An oscillating block-spring system has a mechanical energy of 1.00 J, an amplitude of 11.2 cm, and a maximum speed of 1.08 m/s. (a) Find the spring constant. ___ N/m (b) Find the mass of the block. ___ kg (c) Find the frequency of oscillation. ___ Hz .. im having difficulty ...

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The equation of motion of a particle in vertical SHM is given by y = (17 cm) sin 0.70t. (a) What is the particle's displacement at t = 1.1 s? (b) What is the particle's velocity at t = 1.1 s?(c) What is the particle's acceleration at t = 1.1 s?

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The equation of motion of a particle in vertical SHM is given by y = (10 cm) sin 0.80t. (a) What is the particle's displacement at t = 1.1 s? (b) What is the particle's velocity at t = 1.1 s? (c) What is the particle's acceleration at t = 1.1 s?

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A mass oscillate with SHM of amplitude A and period T y = A cos (2πt/T). The kinetic energy of the mass is equal with twice the potential energy of the spring at :

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A block on a spring moves in SHM with amplitude 0.23 m and period 3.8 s. The mass of the block is 2.1 kg. What is the total energy of the system? Can someone please take me step by step and show me what my answer should be? Thanks!

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A 0.025 kg object vibrates in SHM at the end of a spring. If the maximum displacement of the object is 0.030 cm, and its period is 0.50s, what is the maximum acceleration of the object?

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A 50 gram mass vibrates in SHM at the end of a spring. The amplitude of the motion is 0.12 meters, and the period is T= 1.70 seconds. Find: The maximum acceleration of the mass? The speed of the mass when the displacement is 0.06 meters?

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If the phase angle for a block-spring system in SHM is π/5 rad and the block's position is given x = xm cos(ωt + ϕ), what is the ratio of the kinetic energy to the potential energy at time t = 0?

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A vertical spring stretches 13 cm when a 2.3 kg block is hung from its end. (a) Calculate the spring constant. This block is then displaced an additional 3.2 cm downward and released from rest. Find the (b) period, (c) frequency, (d) amplitude, and (e) maximum speed of the ...

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a body of mass m hung in a particular spring execute shm if period 1seconds What period would be obtained? a,using a body of mass 4m?

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The displacement of an object in SHM is given by y(t) = (7.1 cm)sin[(1.64 rad/s)t]. What is the frequency of the oscillations in Hz? I'm completely stuck here. I was thinking that frequency = 1/t. I'm stuck with the information given. Please help!

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A 300g particle oscillating in SHM travels 11cm between the two extreme points in its motion with an average speed of 65 cm/s. a) Find the angular frequency b)The maximum force on the particle c)The maximum speed

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A 300g particle oscillating in SHM travels 35cm between the two extreme points in its motion with an average speed of 30cm/s. Find: a) The angular frequency. b) The maximum force on the particle. b) The maximum speed.

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The equation of motion for an oscillator in vertical SHM is given by y=(0.60m)sin[(130rad/s)t]. Part A What is the amplitude of this motion? Part B What is the frequency of this motion? Part C What is the period of this motion?

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The 3.80 kg cube in Fig. 15-45 has edge lengths d = 5.50 cm and is mounted on an axle through its center. A spring (k = 1300 N/m) connects the cube's upper corner to a rigid wall. Initially the spring is at its rest length. If the cube is rotated 2.00° and released, what is ...

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The 3.80 kg cube in Fig. 15-45 has edge lengths d = 5.50 cm and is mounted on an axle through its center. A spring (k = 1300 N/m) connects the cube's upper corner to a rigid wall. Initially the spring is at its rest length. If the cube is rotated 2.00° and released, what is ...

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If it takes a particle in SHM 0.20 s to travel from the equilibrium position to the maximum displacement (amplitude), what is the period of oscillation?

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A swing is drawn to the side 3m from its equilibrium position and released. The swing is 2m on the other side of the equilibrium position 1.64s later. Find the angular frequency of the SHM.

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A particle executes SHM such that at a given time it is at x= +1/4 the amplitude, moving away from equilibrium, and 0.7 seconds later the particle has -1/6 the maximum speed moving away from equilibrium. Find the period of the motion.

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A particle executes SHM such that at a given time it is at x= +1/4 the amplitude, moving away from equilibrium, and 0.7 seconds later the particle has -1/6 the maximum speed moving away from equilibrium. Find the period of the motion.

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The length of a simple pendulum is 0.72 m, the pendulum bob has a mass of 305 grams, and it is released at an angle of 10° to the vertical. a) With what frequency does it vibrate? Assume SHM. (b) What is the pendulum bob's speed when it passes through the lowest point of the ...

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A sewing machine needle moves with a rapid vibratory motion, rather like SHM, as it sews a seam. Suppose the needle moves 8.4 mm from its highest to its lowest position and it makes 27 stitches in 8.5 s. What is the maximum needle speed?

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Consider two objects, A and B, both undergoing SHM, but with different frequencies, as described by the equations xsuba= 2.0msin(2.0t) and xsubB = 5.0msin(3.0t), where t is in seconds. After t = 0, find the next three times t at which both objects simultaneously pass through ...

### Physics Velocity Question

The equation for the displacement in meters of an object moving in SHM is x(t) = 1.50 cos (4.20t) where t is in seconds. (a) What is the maximum speed of the object? (b) At what time does it first reach the maximum speed? I already got 6.3m/s for A and I got B wrong. I thought...

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a bob of pendulum is filled with water and small hole is made on the tip,and it is moved .how will the time period change?

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A ball is attached by two springs as shown in the left figure( |wwOww| ).If the mass is displaced a distance âŠ¿x below the equilibrium position h. Determine whether vertical SHM is possible for the system shown. If so, find the natural frequency. [assume that the vertical ...

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For a child's swing in lightly damped SHM, I am given the time period and a value for g; (as well as the mass.) with just these, can i rearrange the equation: T (4s)= 2pi times sqrt l/g to calculate the length of the swing? I believe i have (3.98m), but the question says to ...

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For a child's swing in lightly damped SHM, I am given the time period and a value for g; (as well as the mass.) with just these, can i rearrange the equation: T (4s)= 2pi times sqrt l/g to calculate the length of the swing? I believe i have (3.98m), but the question says to ...

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The ultrasonic transducer used in medical ultrasound imaging device is a very thin disk m = .10g driven back and forth in SHM at 1.0 MHz by an electromagnetic coil. a.) The maximum restoring force is 40,000 N. What is the maximum oscillation amplitude that won't rupture disk? ...

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A toy of mass 0.151 kg is undergoing SHM on the end of a horizontal spring with force constant k = 301 N/m . When the object is a distance 1.23×10^−2 m from its equilibrium position, it is observed to have a speed of 0.297 m/s. A-What is the total energy of the object ...

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A ball is attached by two spring as shown [vvvOvvv]. If the mass is displaced a distance â–³x BELOW the equilibrium position h (see figure A). Determine whether vertical SHM is possible for the system shown.If so, find the natural frequency. (Figure A,it shows where d, h...

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A block rides on a piston that is moving vertically with simple harmonic motion. (a) If the SHM has period 3.1 s, at what amplitude of motion will the block and piston separate? (b) If the piston has an amplitude of 9.6 cm, what is the maximum frequency for which the block and...

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The prong of a tuning fork moves back and forth when it is set into vibration. The distance the prong moves between its extreme positions is 2.24 mm. If the frequency of the tuning fork is 440.7 Hz, what are the maximum velocity and the maximum acceleration of the prong? ...

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Suppose that a simple pendulum consists of a small 55.0 g bob at the end of a cord of negligible mass. Suppose that the angle between the cord and the vertical is given by θ = (0.0800 rad) cos[(4.91 rad/s)t + ϕ]. (a) What is the pendulum's length? units in m (b) What...

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From equation x= A sin wt, prove that the acceleration of SHM is a= -w^2x w is omega actually.. 2.using relationship between velocity, v and displacement, x prove that v=w(A^2-x^2)^1/2

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A vibrator attached and resting on the surface of water generates plane water waves and its propagation is found to take 50 seconds to reach a floating cork 65 cm away. If the cork subsequently vibrates with SHM of a period 3.8 seconds, determine the wavelength of the water ...

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An object in SHM oscillates with a period of 4.0 s and an amplitude of 10 cm. How long does the object take to move from x=0cm to x=6cm. Okay, so first I used f=1/T to find the frequency =0.25Hz. Then, I used frequency to find omega w=2*pi*f =1.57 rad The next part I'm not ...

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A 4.7 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 0.50 kg block of wood resting on a frictionless table. The block, which is attached to a horizontal spring, retains the bullet and moves forward, compressing the spring. The block-spring system goes into SHM with a frequency of 8.0 ...

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Q.1.Find the total mechanical energy in one time period? my sir says that it is (1/2)mw^2A^2 but according to me it should be 1/4mw^2A^2.How? Q.2.The total mechnical energy of a spring mass system in SHM is E = (1/2)mw^2A^2.Suppose the oscillating particle is replaced by ...

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A small block is attached to an ideal spring and is moving in SHM on a horizontal, frictionless surface. When the amplitude of the motion is 0.090m , it takes the block 2.68s to travel from x= 0.090m to x= -0.090m . If the amplitude is doubled, to 0.180m , how long does it ...

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Calculate the speed of the pulse from the following: y(x,t) = 2/((x - 3t)^2 + 1) Well the speed of the pulse is given by: y(x,t) = f (x - vt) for a pulse traveling to the right and y(x,t) = f (x + vt) for a pulse traveling to the left but in this case the function is (x - 3t)^...

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Suppose that a body of an object is experiencing SHM ( simple harmonic motion) and it oscillates with position x(t)=(0.55m)Cos(35s^-1t + pi) a)What is the period, frequency, and angular frequency b) calculate its initial velocity and the maximum speed it can have C) calculate ...

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Part (a) of the figure below is a partial graph of the position function x(t) for a simple harmonic oscillator with an angular frequency of 1.00 rad/s; Part (b) of the figure is a partial graph of the corresponding velocity function v(t). The vertical axis scales are set by xs...

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The prong of a tuning fork moves back and forth when it is set into vibration. The distance the prong moves between its extreme positions is 2.28 mm. If the frequency of the tuning fork is 440.6 Hz, what are the maximum velocity and the maximum acceleration of the prong? ...

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Figure a is a partial graph of the position function x(t) for a simple harmonic oscillator with an angular frequency of 1.75 rad/s; figure b is a partial graph of the corresponding velocity function v(t). The vertical axis scales are set by xs = 2.50 cm and vs = 2.50 cm/s. ...

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A vertically oriented spring stretches 0.2m when a 0.4kg mass is suspended from it. The mass is pulled, stretching the spring by an additional 0.15m. The mass is released and beings to oscillate in SHM. a)Calculate the spring constant for the spring. b)calculate the frequency ...

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A ball is attached by two spring as shown [vvvOvvv]. If the mass is displaced a distance â–³x BELOW the equilibrium position h (see figure A). Determine whether vertical SHM is possible for the system shown.If so, find the natural frequency. [Assume that the vertical ...

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A ball is attached by two spring as shown [vvvOvvv]. If the mass is displaced a distance â–³x BELOW the equilibrium position h (see figure A). Determine whether vertical SHM is possible for the system shown.If so, find the natural frequency. [Assume that the vertical ...

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Figure 11-50 shows two examples of SHM, labeled A and B. (The vertical axis is marked in increments of 0.5 m and the horizontal axis is marked in increments of 1 s.)

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A 0.44 kg mass at the end of a horizontal spring is displaced 1.5 m and released, then moves in SHM at the end of the spring of force constant 2 N/m. Find the potential energy of the system when the spring is stretched 0.9 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in...

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A 0.44 kg mass at the end of a horizontal spring is displaced 1.5 m and released, then moves in SHM at the end of the spring of force constant 2 N/m. Find the potential energy of the system when the spring is stretched 0.9 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in...

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Two sinusoidal waves with identical wavelengths and amplitudes travel in opposite directions along a string with a speed of 11 cm/s. If the time interval between instants when the string is flat is 0.33 s, what is the wavelength of the waves? wavelength = (wave speed) / (...

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In a horizontal block-spring system,the block mass is m=0.5kg and the spring constant is k =2N/m. At t1=0.1s the block velocity is +0.263m/s and the acceleration is -0.216m/s2. Assuming that the system is undergoing SHM.Write the expression for block displacement from ...

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The figure below shows block 1 of mass 0.200 kg sliding to the right over a frictionless elevated surface at a speed of 5.00 m/s. The block undergoes an elastic collision with stationary block 2, which is attached to a spring of spring constant 1208.5 N/m. (Assume that the ...

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A 1.25kg mass stretches a vertical spring 0.215m.If the spring is stretches an additional 0.130m and released, (a)how long does it take to reach the equilibrium position again? (b)Write an equation giving its position y as a function of time t. (c)What will be its maximum ...

### Physics Phase Constant

Figure A [[which i tried to recreate below]] is a partial graph of the position function x(t) for a simple harmonic oscillator with an angular frequency of 1.1 rad/s. [a] ............x(cm).............. .................5...

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A pendulum consists of a uniform disk with radius r = 10 cm and mass 545 g attached to a uniform rod with length L = 500 mm and mass 300 g. (figure: one end of the rod attach to a pivot and the other end attach to the center of the disk) (a) Calculate the rotational inertia of...

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A thrill-seeking cat with mass 4.00 kg is attached by a harness to an ideal spring of negligible mass and oscillates vertically in SHM. The amplitude is 0.050 m, and at the highest point of the motion the spring has its natural unstretched length. Calculate the elastic ...

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..im really stuck on this. can someone please explain? ------- Figure A [[which i tried to recreate below]] is a partial graph of the position function x(t) for a simple harmonic oscillator with an angular frequency of 1.1 rad/s. [a].....x(cm)....... ........5...

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A(n) 3800 kg rocket traveling at 2500 m/s is moving freely through space on a journey to the moon. The ground controllers ﬁnd that the rocket has drifted oﬀ course and that it must change direction by 9.2 degrees if it is to hit the moon. By radio control the ...

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An automobile can be considered to be mounted on four identical springs as far as vertical oscillations are concerned. The springs of a certain car are adjusted so that the oscillations have a frequency of 4 Hz. (a) What is the spring constant of each spring if the mass of the...

### Physics..=> drwls - I need your help

I need help seeing if my thoughts are correct and how to do some things. Block 1 of mass 0.200 kg is sliding to the right over a frictionless elevated surface at a speed of 8.00 m / s. The block undergoes an elastic collision with stationary block 2, which is attached to a ...

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what is physics? i know that its subject but what is definition of physics? The study of matter, energy, space, and time, and the interactions thereof.

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please assist me to get project topic under biophysics or application of physics in medecine

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Research on the physics of living systems.Give two examples to show how physics

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my physics teacher asked the class to find a cool physics topic and write a summary and a reflection on it 1page.... any ideas im really stuck

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Could someone help me to say this better? I have to Distinguish between atomic physics and nuclear physics, so here is what i have. which deals with the atom as a system of electron(s) and a nucleus and nuclear physics, which considers atomic nuclei alone

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There is apparently no one online who can help with physics questions right now. Please check back later to see if a physics teacher has addressed your question. Multiple posts won't get faster answers. Thanks. =) The question is in the first question marked physics beside ...

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thanks for the help earlier just got a question I'm taking AP Physics B this year does that mean next year I would Take AP Physics C??? I don't know if the material in C convers the same material plus the additional calculus material or what??? Could I take AP Calculus while ...

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every physics helpers are not getting any responses. can someone help on physics questions pleases???

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just wondering if anybody have any suggestions for a physics project (anything that deals with physics)??? thanks Research the Klien-Fogleman wing and its advantages over conventional wing shapes.

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This site is just a front for liveperson Most college physics questions are not answered for months if ever. Out of "200 experts" you must have somebody who knows physics right? Guess not.

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This is my question every one . Please help me have it already I had 6 as my answer. In a class of 50 student 28,22,20 of them offer physics,chemistry and biology respectively also 4 of them offer physics and chemistry but not biology,3 offer physics and biology but not ...

### Physics and movies

we are supposed to relate physics to movies, and state mistakes or errors found in the movies based on physics principles. I am trying to do Willy Wonka the 1971 version...I need help trying to prove that Violets becoming a blueberry is impossible and an error due to physics, ...

### URGENT Needs Physics Help

Ok, so I am doing this paper on the physics mistakes in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate factory. To prove that the everlasting gobstopper defies the laws of physics, I wanted to use Zeno's paradoxes to do so. But are his paradoxes correct? There are theories online that say they...

### Urgent Needs Physics Help

Ok, so I am doing this paper on the physics mistakes in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate factory. To prove that the everlasting gobstopper defies the laws of physics, I wanted to use Zeno's paradoxes to do so. But are his paradoxes correct? There are theories online that say they...

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Research on the physics of living systems. Give two examples to show how physics helps to understand the concepts of evolution, biological systems of living organisms.

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Research on the physics of living systems.Give two examples to show how physics helps to understand the concepts of evolution, biological systems of living organisms.