# Physics - Spring gun

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### Physics- spring gun

A spring gun is made by compressing a spring in a tube and then latching the spring at the compressed position. A 4.97-g pellet is placed against the compressed and latched spring. The spring latches at a compression of 3.92 cm and it takes a force of 9.12 N to compress the ...

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The spring in the muzzle of a child's spring gun has a spring constant of 780 N/m. To shoot a ball from the gun, first the spring is compressed and then the ball is placed on it. The gun's trigger then releases the spring, which pushes the ball through the muzzle. The ball ...

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Dana has set up a target for her toy spring gun. The gun requires 5.50 g pellets as ammunition that travel 11.4 m/s when shot. If the spring inside has maximum compression of 0.0700 m, what is the spring constant for the spring in the toy gun?

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A toy gun uses a spring to shoot a ball with a mass of 5.0 g. The spring is “loaded” by compressing it 5.0 cm and has a spring constant of 288 N/m. The end of the spring is at the end of the gun (the ball does not travel any distance inside the gun after the spring) and ...

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A spring gun (k = 26 N/m) is used to shoot a 56-g ball horizontally. Initially the spring is compressed by 17 cm. The ball loses contact with the spring and leaves the gun when the spring is still compressed by 12 cm. What is the speed of the ball when it hits the ground, 1.3 ...

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A toy gun uses a spring to shoot a ball with a mass of 5.0 g. The spring is “loaded” by compressing it 5.0 cm and has a spring constant of 288 N/m. The end of the spring is at the end of the gun (the ball does not travel any distance inside the gun after the spring) and ...

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a spring driven dark gun propels a .01kg dart. it has a spring constant of 784 N/m and the spring is compressed a distance of .05 m. with what speed will the dart leave the gun, assuming the spring has negligible mass?

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The spring of a spring gun is compressed a distance (d) of 3.2 cm from its relaxed state, and a ball of mass m = 12 g is put in the barrel. With what speed will the ball leave the barrel once the gun is fired? The spring constant is 7.5 N/cm. Assume no friction and a ...

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The spring of a spring gun is compressed a distance d of 3.2 cm from its relaxed state, and a ball of mass m = 12g is put in the barrel. With what speed will the ball leave the barrel once the gun is fired? The spring constant is 7.5 N/cm. Assume no friction and a horizontal ...

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A spring gun is made by compressing a spring (assumed to be perfect) and latching it. A spring of constant k = 60 N/ m is used and the latch is located at a distance of 7 cm from equilibrium. The pellets have mass 4 g. What is the muzzle velocity of the gun?

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A block of mass m is placed in a smooth-bored spring gun at the bottom of the incline so that it compresses the spring by an amount x_c. The spring has spring constant k. The incline makes an angle theta with the horizontal and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the ...

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A spring gun (k = 27.1 N/m) is used to shoot a 51.1-g ball horizontally. Initially the spring is compressed by 16.5 cm. The ball loses contact with the spring and leaves the gun when the spring is still compressed by 11.5 cm. What is the speed of the ball when it hits the ...

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A physics student wants to build a spring gun that when aimed horizontally will give a 15.0- g ball an initial acceleration of 'g' by releasing a spring that has been compressed 15.0 cm. The spring constant is .981. What is the velocity of the ball as it emerges from the gun?

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A spring gun is made by compressing a spring in a tube and then latching the spring at the compressed position. A 4.97-g pellet is placed against the compressed and latched spring. The spring latches at a compression of 5 cm, and it takes a force of 9.12 N to compress the ...

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A spring gun is made by compressing a spring in a tube and then latching the spring at the compressed position. A 4.97-g pellet is placed against the compressed and latched spring. The spring latches at a compression of [01] cm, and it takes a force of 9.12 N to compress the ...

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a toy spring gun is used to shoot 28-g bullets vertically upward. the un deformed length is 150 mm, it is compressed to a length of 25 mm when the gun is ready to be shoot and expands to a length of 75mm as the bullet leaves the gun. a force of 45 N is required to maintain the...

### Physics - Spring gun

A spring gun is made by compressing a spring in a tube and then latching the spring at the compressed position. A 4.87-g pellet is placed against the compressed and latched spring. The spring latches at a compression of 4.87 cm, and it takes a force of 9.13 N to compress the ...

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A cork gun contains a spring whose spring constant is 11.0 N/m. The spring is compressed by a distance DX = 9.8 cm and used to propel a cork of mass 6.60 g from the gun. Assuming the cork is released when the spring passes through its equilibrium position (Xeq), what is the ...

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A cork gun contains a spring whose spring constant is 18.0 N/m. The spring is compressed by a distance ∆X = 6.0 cm and used to propel a cork of mass 7.66 g from the gun. Assuming the cork is released when the spring passes through its equilibrium position (Xeq), what is ...

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A cork gun contains a spring whose spring constant is 18.0 N/m. The spring is compressed by a distance ∆X = 6.0 cm and used to propel a cork of mass 7.66 g from the gun. Assuming the cork is released when the spring passes through its equilibrium position (Xeq), what is ...

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A toy gun uses a spring with a force constant of 300. N/m to propel a 10.0-g steel ball. If the spring is compressed 7.00 cm and friction is negligible: (a) How much force is needed to compress the spring? (b) To what maximum height can the ball be shot? (c) At what angles ...

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A dart gun where you compress the spring and it shoots a rubber dart of a mass 0.122 kg. The dart is shot vertically and gains 2.50 m. a) what speed did the dart leave the toy gun? b) If the spring is compressed 0.125 m what is the elasticity coefficient of the spring?

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The launching mechanism of a toy gun consists of a spring of unknown spring constant, as shown in Figure P5.33a. If its spring is compressed a distance of 0.140 m and the gun fired vertically as shown, the gun can launch a 24.0 g projectile to a maximum height of 26.0 m above ...

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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?

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The launching mechanism of a toy gun consists of a spring of unknown spring constant, as shown in the figure below. If the spring is compressed a distance of 0.160 m and the gun fired vertically as shown, the gun can launch a 21.0-g projectile from rest to a maximum height of ...

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In compressing the spring in a toy dart gun, 0.5 J of work is done. When the gun is fired, the spring gives its potential energy to a dart with a mass of 0.02 kg. (a) What is the dart’s kinetic energy as it leaves the gun? (b) What is the dart speed?

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You are designing a game for small children and want to see if the ball’s maximum speed is sufficient to require the use of goggles. In your game, a 15.0-g ball is to be shot from a spring gun whose spring has a force constant of 600 N/m. The spring will be compressed 5.00 ...

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A 0.0309-kilogram ball is stuffed into a spring gun and shot up into the air at some angle. The gun's spring has a force constant of 92.5 N/m and is initially compressed 0.138 m. When the ball reaches maximum height, it has a horizontal velocity with a speed of 2.23 m/s. How ...

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A spring loaded ballistic pendulum gun requires an increasing force to load. When loading a ball of mass 0.054 kg, the spring is compressed 7.00 cm, the gun is fully loaded, and the force required is 70.0 N. a) Calculate the work required to load the gun. b) Calculate the ...

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A heavy-duty stapling gun uses a 0.162-kg metal rod that rams against the staple to eject it. The rod is pushed by a stiff spring called a "ram spring" (k = 32657 N/m). The mass of this spring may be ignored. Squeezing the handle of the gun first compresses the ram spring by 3...

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If the spring is compressed a distance of 0.144 m and the gun fired vertically as shown, the gun can launch a 18.5g projectile from rest to a maximum height of 19.5 m above the starting point of the projectile. Neglecting all resistive forces, determine the spring constant ...

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A 42.5 g marble is fired vertically upward using a spring gun. The spring must be compressed 7.0 cm if the marble is to reach a target 27.0 m above the gun. What is the change in gravitational energy of the marble during its ascent?

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Using the definition of work, get a job on the tension of the spring with a spring constant 300,0 H / m 20,0sm. The spring stiffness of the spring gun with 400 Nm pro- ryadili bullet clenched spring by 5.0 cm. Weight 10.0 g bullet from the spray gun shot up. Determine the ...

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A toy dart gun has a spring with a spring constant of 315 N/m. An 12 gram dart is loaded in the gun and the spring is compressed a distance of 7.8 cm and then shot into the air. When the dart is 5.8 meters high in the air, what is its speed? If the maximum height the dart can ...

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A spring-loaded toy gun is used to shoot a ball of mass m=1.5 kg straight up in the air. The spring has spring constant k=667 N/m. If the spring is compressed a distance of 25.0 centimeters from its equilibrium position and then released, the ball reaches a maximum height (...

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A spring-loaded toy gun is used to shoot a ball of mass m=1.5 kg straight up in the air. The spring has spring constant k=667 N/m. If the spring is compressed a distance of 25.0 centimeters from its equilibrium position and then released, the ball reaches a maximum height (...

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Suppose that you have a spring gun that you use to launch a small metal ball. You try the first two settings of the gun. The first setting compresses the spring by 1 cm and fires the ball a distance of 0.25 m . The second setting compresses the spring by 2 cm and fires the ...

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If the spring is compressed a distance of 0.150 m and the gun fired vertically as shown, the gun can launch a 27.6g projectile from rest to a maximum height of 16.1 m above the starting point of the projectile. Neglecting all resistive forces, determine the spring constant. ...

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A toy gun uses a spring to project a 5.3 g soft rubber sphere vertically. The spring constant is 8.0 N/m, the barrel of the gun is 15 cm long, and a constant frictional force of 0.032 N exists between barrel and projectile. How high does the projectile go if the spring was ...

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A toy gun uses a spring to project a 5.6 g soft rubber sphere horizontally. The spring constant is 10.0 N/m, the barrel of the gun is 14.3 cm long, and a constant frictional force of 0.036 N exists between barrel and projectile. With what speed does the projectile leave the ...

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A toy gun uses a spring to project a 6.1 g soft rubber sphere horizontally. The spring constant is 12.0 N/m, the barrel of the gun is 12.6 cm long, and a constant frictional force of 0.031 N exists between barrel and projectile. With what speed does the projectile leave the ...

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A toy gun launches a small plastic sphere using a spring. The spring has a spring constanct of 20 J/M^2 and the plastic sphere has a mass of 25 grams. Before launch x initial is -10cm velocity initial is 0 m/s After launch x final is o cm Apply the law of conservation of ...

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A spring-loaded toy gun is used to shoot a ball of mass m= 1.50 kg straight up in the air. The spring has spring constant k = 667 N/m. If the spring is compressed a distance of 25.0 cm from its equilibrium position y=0 and then released, the ball reaches a maximum height h_max...

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A spring loaded gun is used to shoot a 1.3 kg ball from a rooftop. When the gun is fired, a compressed spring will be released shooting the ball into the air. The ball will travel in a parabolic path eventually striking the ground below. The gun is at an angle of 39° above ...

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The potential energy stored in the compressed spring of a dart gun, with a spring constant of 36.00 N/m, is 0.880 J. Find by how much is the spring is compressed.

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The potential energy stored in the compressed spring of a dart gun, with a spring constant of 36.00 N/m, is 0.880 J. Find by how much is the spring is compressed.

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The potential energy stored in the compressed spring of a dart gun, with a spring constant of 36.00 N/m, is 0.880 J. Find by how much is the spring is compressed.

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A gun that is spring-loaded shoots an object horizontally. The initial height of the gun is h=5 cm and the object lands 20 cm away. What is the gun's muzzle velocity? Do i use something like v=sqr(k)/m*x. am getting something like 3.2, is this somewhat correct at all.

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A gun that is spring-loaded shoots an object horizontally. The initial height of the gun is h=5 cm and the object lands 20 cm away. What is the gun's muzzle velocity? Do i use something like v=sqr(k)/m*x. I am getting something like 3.2, is this somewhat correct at all.

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A gun that is spring-loaded shoots an object horizontally. The initial height of the gun is h=5 cm and the object lands 20 cm away. What is the gun's muzzle velocity? Do i use something like v=sqr(k)/m*x. I am getting something like 3.2m/s, is this somewhat correct at all. the...

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A gun that is spring-loaded shoots an object horizontally. The initial height of the gun is h=5 cm and the object lands 20 cm away. What is the gun's muzzle velocity? Do i use something like v=sqr(k)/m*x. I am getting something like 3.2m/s, is this somewhat correct at all. the...

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a popgun uses a spring for which k = 20 N/cm. when cocked, the spring is compressed 3.0 cm. how high can the gun shoot a 5.0-g projectile

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You have an spring gun. The end of the gun is at 1 meter above the ground. This gun is shoot horizontally with no air resistance. The cannon ball hits the ground 1.32 meters ahead from it was shoot. What is the cannon ball's initial velocity?

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A toy gun launches a small plastic sphere using a spring. The spring has a spring constanct of 20 J/M^2 and the plastic sphere has a mass of 25 grams. Before launch x initial is -10cm velocity initial is 0 m/s After launch x final is o cm In order to determine the speed of the...

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A 5.20 g pellet is shot horizontally from a BB gun at a speed of 29.1 m/s into a 20.8 g wooden block. The wooden block is attached to a spring and lies on a frictionless table. If the collision is inelastic and the spring constant k = 22.0 N/m, what is the maximum compression ...

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A 5.20 g pellet is shot horizontally from a BB gun at a speed of 29.1 m/s into a 20.8 g wooden block. The wooden block is attached to a spring and lies on a frictionless table. If the collision is inelastic and the spring constant k = 22.0 N/m, what is the maximum compression ...

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A 4.9 g marble is fired vertically upward using a spring gun. The spring must be compressed 8.0 cm if the marble is to just reach a target 29 m above the marble's position on the compressed spring. (a) What is the change in the gravitational potential energy of the marble-...

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A small ball with a mass of 30.0 g is loaded into a spring gun, compressing the spring by 13.0 cm. When the trigger is pressed, the ball emerges horizontally from the barrel at a height of 2.30 m above the floor. It then strikes the floor, after traveling a horizontal distance...

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The spring constant of a toy dart gun is 4442 N=m. To cock the gun the spring is compressed 1.5 cm. The 8 g dart, fired straight upward, reaches a maximum height of 26 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 : Determine the magnitude of the energy dissipated by air ...

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A gun is mounted at the top of light house of height h. A similar gun is mounted in the boat in the sea. Both the guns can fire shots with speed upto under root 2gk, where k>h. What will be the area in which gun at the top can be gun in the boat, but gun in the boat cannot ...

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A spring-loaded toy gun is used to shoot a ball of mass m straight up in the air. The spring has spring constant k. If the spring is compressed a distance x_0 from its equilibrium position ( y = 0 ) and then released, the ball reaches a maximum height h_max (measured from the ...

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A dart gun vertically launches a 25g dart 50 cm high. Determine the minimum energy stored in the spring when the dart gun was loaded. What would the qualitative bar graph and energy flow diagrams look like?

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A spring-loaded dart gun is used to shoot a dart straight up into the air, and the dart reaches a maximum height of 12 meters. If the spring is compressed only half as far the second time, how far up does the dart go this time (no friction and using Hooke’s Law on the spring...

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A spring gun shoots out a plastic ball at speed v0. If the ball's speed is increased by a factor of 5, what distance must the spring have been compressed?

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A spring gun shoots out a plastic ball at speed v0. If the ball's speed is increased by a factor of 2, what distance must the spring have been compressed?

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An amount of work equal to 3.5 J is required to compress the spring in a marble gun. If all energy is conserved, how much kinetic energy does a 25 gram marble have when it leaves the spring?

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1. A spring gun is made by compressing a spring ina tube and then altching the spring at the compressed position. A 4.97-g pellet is placed against the compressed and latched spring. The spring latches at a compression of 4.06 cm, and it takes a force of 9.12 N to compress the...

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A 5.0 gm marble is fired vertically upward using a spring gun. The spring must be compressed 8 cm if the marble is to just reach a target 20 m above the marble’s position on the compressed spring .(a) What is the change in the gravitational potential energy of the marble-...

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A ball of mass 0.35 kg is fired with velocity 157 m/s into the barrel of a spring gun of mass 1.8 kg initially at rest on a frictionless surface. The ball sticks in the barrel at the point of maximum compression of the spring. No energy is lost to friction. What fraction of ...

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A ball of mass 0.30 kg is fired with velocity 100 m/s into the barrel of a spring gun of mass 2.2 kg initially at rest on a frictionless surface. The ball sticks in the barrel at the point of maximum compression of the spring. No energy is lost to friction. What fraction of ...

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A ball of mass 0.60 kg is fired with velocity 100 m/s into the barrel of a spring gun of mass 2.4 kg initially at rest on a frictionless surface. The ball sticks in the barrel at the point of maximum compression of the spring. No energy is lost to friction. What fraction of ...

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A ball of mass 0.60 kg is fired with velocity 100 m/s into the barrel of a spring gun of mass 2.4 kg initially at rest on a frictionless surface. The ball sticks in the barrel at the point of maximum compression of the spring. No energy is lost to friction. What fraction of ...

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A ball of mass 0.60 kg is fired with velocity 100 m/s into the barrel of a spring gun of mass 2.4 kg initially at rest on a frictionless surface. The ball sticks in the barrel at the point of maximum compression of the spring. No energy is lost to friction. What fraction of ...

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a gun,kept on straight horizontal ground is used to hit a car, traveling along the same road away from the gun with a uniform speed of 72km/h.The car is at a distance of 500m from the gun. when the gun is fired at an angle of 45 degrees with the horizontal. find (1) the ...

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A spring gun, held horizontally 1.70 m above the ground, fires a 0.010 kg marble so that it lands a horizontal distance of 7.60 m away. If the gun is pointed straight up, and the same marble is fired, how high (in meters) will it rise? I tried using h=1/2gt^2 and then Vf = Vi-...

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The spring constant of a toy dart gun is 4442 N/m. To cock the gun the spring is compressed 1.5 cm. The 8 g dart, fired straight upward, reaches a maximum height of 26 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 Determine the magnitude of the energy dissipated by air friction ...

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If a spring gun shoots a ball horizontally at 8 m/s, and the ball starts out 1.7 m above the floor, how far away from the gun will the ball land?

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A toy gun launches a small plastic sphere using a spring. The spring has a spring constanct of 20 J/M^2 and the plastic sphere has a mass of 25 grams. Before launch x initial is -10cm velocity initial is 0 m/s After launch x final is o cm Identify the known quantities and ...

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4. A gun’s bullet was launched horizontally with a speed 600m/s. It fell to the ground 300m away from the gun. a. How long was the bullets flight? b. At what height was the gun’s barrel at the moment of the shot? 5.

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A force of 10N holds an ideals spring with 20-N/m spring constant in compression. The potential energy stored in the spring is: I obtained the answer of 10J. I got thatk= -F/x --> the potential energy of the spring = 1/2kx^2. 10J= 1/2(20N/m)(X)^2. Is that right, i'm not ...

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A system of inertia 0.39 kg consists of a spring gun attached to a cart. The system is at rest on a horizontal low-friction track. A 0.050-kg projectile is loaded into the gun, then launched at an angle of 40∘ with respect to the horizontal plane. With what speed does ...

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A spring (spring 1) with a spring constant of 520N/m is attached to a wall and connected to another weaker spring (spring 2) with a spring constant of 270N/m on a horizontal surface. Then an external force of 70N is applied to the end of the weaker spring (#2). how much ...

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Two children are playing a game in which they try to hit a small box on the floor with a marble fired from a spring-loaded gun that is mounted on a table. The target box is 3.46 m horizontally from the edge of the table. Bobby compresses the spring 0.97 cm, but the center of ...

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A 5 Kg marble is fired vertically upward using a spring gun. The spring must be compressed 8.0cm if the marble is to just reach a target 20m above the marble’s position on the compressed spring. a) What is the change ∆U in the gravitational potential energy of the ...

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Two children are playing a game in which they try to hit a small box on the floor with a marble fired from a spring-loaded gun that is mounted on a table. The target box is horizontal distance D = 1.60 m from the edge of the table, see the figure. Bobby compresses the spring 1...

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Two children are playing a game in which they try to hit a small box on the floor with a marble fired from a spring-loaded gun that is mounted on a table. (Image included with problem) The target box is 2.44 m horizontally from the edge of the table. Bobby compresses the ...

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A 5g bullet is fired from a 5000g gun. If the bullet leaves the gun going +800m/s, with what speed does the gun recoil?

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Janet wants to find the spring constant of a given spring, so she hangs the spring vertically and attaches a 0.42 kg mass to the spring's other end. If the spring stretches 4.0 cm from its equilibrium position, what is the spring constant?

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A spring is resting vertically on a table. A small box is dropped onto the top of the spring and compresses it. Suppose the spring has a spring constant of 450 N/m and the box has a mass of 1.5 kg. The speed of the box just before it makes contact with the spring is 0.49 m/s...

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When a gun (3 kg) shoots a bullet (.025 kg), the bullet goes forward and the gun recoils backward. Which of the following statements is true? Select one: a. The force pushing the gun backwards is smaller than the force pushing the bullet forward. b. Both objects accelerate at ...

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An obnoxious brat assigns his 0.0221-kilogram pet mouse Mickey the role of stunt mouse by stuffing him into a spring gun and shooting him up into the air at some angle. During the launch process the spring transfers 0.707 J of energy into the \'mouse Earth gravitational fields...

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An obnoxious brat assigns his 0.0221-kilogram pet mouse Mickey the role of stunt mouse by stuffing him into a spring gun and shooting him up into the air at some angle. During the launch process the spring transfers 0.707 J of energy into the \'mouse Earth gravitational fields...

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Question Part Points Submissions Used 1 –/2.35 0/100 Total –/2.35 ... Janet wants to find the spring constant of a given spring, so she hangs the spring vertically and attaches a 0.53 kg mass to the spring's other end. If the spring stretches 3.9 cm from its equilibrium ...

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A 32 kg gun is standing on a frictionless surface. The gun fires a 55.1 g bullet with a muzzle velocity of 320 m/s. The positive direction is that of the bullet. Calculate the momentum of the bullet immediately after the gun was fired. Answer in units of kg · m/s.

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The largest railway gun ever built was called Gustav and was used briefly in World War II. The gun, mount, and train car had a total mass of 1.22 106 kg. The gun fired a projectile that was 80.0 cm in diameter and weighed 7502 kg. In the firing illustrated in the figure, the ...

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If a 0.1 kg mass is suspended at rest from a spring near the Earth's surface, the distance that the spring is stretched is measured to be 1.0 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring (remember the MKS units)? A mass of 2 kg is attached to a spring with constant 18 N/m. ...

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a 0.1 kg mass is suspended at rest from a spring near the Earth's surface, the distance that the spring is stretched is measured to be 1.0 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring (remember the MKS units)? A mass of 2 kg is attached to a spring with constant 18 N/m. How ...

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a 0.1 kg mass is suspended at rest from a spring near the Earth's surface, the distance that the spring is stretched is measured to be 1.0 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring (remember the MKS units)? A mass of 2 kg is attached to a spring with constant 18 N/m. How ...

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A 3.1-kilogram gun initially at rest is free to move. When a 0.015-kilogram bullet leaves the gun with a speed of 500. meters per second, what is the speed of the gun?