# Physics -Bungee Jumping Problem

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You and some friends go bungee jumping, but you are afraid of oscillations which go too fast. Which one of these options would provide the slower oscillations? a) Tying two bungee cords to your feet such that each bungee cord is attached to your feet and the object which you ...

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The hero pursues the villain up to the top of a bungee jumping apparatus. The villain appears trapped but to create a diversion she drops a bottle. The hero quickly straps on the bungee cord to his leg and dives straight down to grab the bottle while its still in the air. ...

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A 100 kg. man decides to go bungee jumping off a bridge. The bungee cord has a relaxed length of 10.0 m, and acts as a perfect spring with a stiffness constant of 80 N/m. What is the maximum distance below the bridge that he will reach? (he will fall 10.0 m. before the bungee ...

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Bungee Jumping. A bungee jumper jumps from a tall bridge attached to a light elastic cord (bungee cord) of unstretched length L. The cord first straightens and then extends as the jumper falls. This prevents her from hitting the water! Suppose that the bungee cord behaves like...

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Brett decided that he was going to go bungee jumping at the WEM mall water park. If Brett weighs 95kg and he is 30 m above the water, how far will he fall IF the elastic force of the bungee cord is 1000N? Will he hit the water?

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A bungee jumper of mass 75 kg uses a bungee cord with a relaxedlength of 50 m and jumps from a bridge that is 170 m above the ground. What elastic force constant is necessary for the bungee cord in order for him to jump safely. I have no idea what to do or even start this problem

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regards bungee jumping How accurately must the weight of the jumper be known?

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A bungee jumper runs off a platform and falls 40m before his bungee cord begins to stretch. Once the bungee cord begins to stretch his velocity slows by 20 m/s in 12m. If the mass of the bungee jumper is 55kg, what is the average force the bungee applies on him?

### College Physics

6. A tall bald student (height 2.1 meters and mass 93.1 kg) decides to try bungee jumping from a bridge. The bridge is 36.7 meters above the river and the "bungee" is 25.3 meters long as measured from the attachment of the bridge to the foot of the jumper. Treat the "bungee" ...

### Physics Help

On a dare, you decide to try bungee jumping. You fall freely you are moving at 15 m/s downward. At that point the cord begins to stretch. The cord slows you to a stop as it stretches, then pulls you back upwards. When the cord is no longer pulling on you, you are moving ...

### Physics -Bungee Jumping Problem

A 75kg person jumps off a tower with a bungee cord tied around their leg. The cord obeys Hooke's Law and has a cord constant value of k=50 Nts/m. After falling a distance of 15m, the cord begins to stretch. Neglecting air resistance and the mass of the cord, a) calculate how ...

### Physics - bungee jumping

In a head dip bungee jump from abridge over a river, the bungee cord is fastened to the jumpers ankles. The jumper then steps off and falls towards the river until the cord becomes taut. At that point, the cord begins to slow the jumper's descent, until his head just touches ...

### Physics Classical Mechanics

A bungee jumper jumps (with no initial speed) from a tall bridge attached to a light elastic cord (bungee cord) of unstretched length L. The cord first straightens and then extends as the jumper falls. This prevents her from hitting the water! Suppose that the bungee cord ...

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A 53 kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. She is tied to a bungee cord whose unstretched length is 13 m, and falls a total of 35 m. Calculate the spring stiffness constant k of the bungee cord, assuming Hooke's law applies.

### Physics Help

On a dare, you decide to try bungee jumping. You fall freely you are moving at 15 m/s downward. At that point the cord begins to stretch. The cord slows you to a stop as it stretches, then pulls you back upwards. When the cord is no longer pulling on you, you are moving ...

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A bungee jumper jumps (with no initial speed) from a tall bridge attached to a light elastic cord (bungee cord) of unstretched length L. The cord first straightens and then extends as the jumper falls. This prevents her from hitting the water! Suppose that the bungee cord ...

### Physics Help Urgent

On a dare, you decide to try bungee jumping. You fall freely you are moving at 15 m/s downward. At that point the cord begins to stretch. The cord slows you to a stop as it stretches, then pulls you back upwards. When the cord is no longer pulling on you, you are moving ...

### Physics

A 63.0-kg bungee jumper is standing on a tall platform (h0 = 45.8 m). The bungee cord has an unstrained length of L0 = 9.18 m and, when stretched, behaves like an ideal spring with a spring constant of k = 67.2 N/m. The jumper falls from rest, and it is assumed that the only ...

### Physics

A 63.0-kg bungee jumper is standing on a tall platform (h0 = 45.8 m). The bungee cord has an unstrained length of L0 = 9.18 m and, when stretched, behaves like an ideal spring with a spring constant of k = 67.2 N/m. The jumper falls from rest, and it is assumed that the only ...

### AP Physics B

A 63.6-kg bungee jumper is standing on a tall platform (h0 = 50.6 m). The bungee cord has an unstrained length of L0 = 9.54 m and, when stretched, behaves like an ideal spring with a spring constant of k = 67.8 N/m. The jumper falls from rest, and it is assumed that the only ...

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a 62.0kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. she is tied to a bungee cord whose unstretched length is 12.0 m and falls a total of 31m a) calculate the spring constant k of the bungee cord and b) calculate the maximum acceleration she experiences.

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a 62.0kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. she is tied to a bungee cord whose unstretched length is 12.0 m and falls a total of 31m a) calculate the spring constant k of the bungee cord and b) calculate the maximum acceleration she experiences.

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A 61.0 -kg bungee jumper is standing on a tall platform (h0 = 46.0 m), as indicated in the figure. The bungee cord has an unstrained length of L0 = 9.00 m, and when stretched, behaves like an ideal spring with a spring constant of 76.0 N/m. The jumper falls from rest, and it ...

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James (80kg) is performing a bungee jump from a 210m high dam. He has a free fall for 160 meters until the rope starts to extend and stops 1 meter above ground. What is the stiffness of the bungee rope? How much work does the bungee rope perform?

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A 72 kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. She is tied to a bungee cord whose unstretched length is 13 m, and falls a total of 38 m. Calculate the spring stiffness constant "k" of the bungee cord, assuming Hooke's law applies. Calculate the maximum acceleration she experiences.

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A 58 kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. She is tied to a bungee cord whose unstretched length is 15 m, and falls a total of 36 m. Calculate the spring stiffness constant k of the bungee cord, assuming Hooke's law applies. Calculate the maximum acceleration she experiences.

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A 56 kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. She is tied to a bungee cord whose unstretched length is 11 m, and falls a total of 38 m. Calculate the spring stiffness constant k of the bungee cord, assuming Hooke's law applies. Calculate the maximum acceleration she experiences.

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A 300 lb bungee jumper wants to jump from the top of a 230 ft high bridge and be able to just touch the water below (Part A figure) . Given that the bungee cord has a spring constant of 11.1 lb/ft, what should the bungee cord's relaxed length, l, be for this jump?

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A bungee jumper (m = 66.00 kg) tied to a 39.00 m cord, leaps off a 69.00 m tall bridge. He falls to 5.00 m above the water before the bungee cord pulls him back up. What size impulse is exerted on the bungee jumper while the cord stretches?

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A bungee jumper (m = 66.00 kg) tied to a 39.00 m cord, leaps off a 69.00 m tall bridge. He falls to 5.00 m above the water before the bungee cord pulls him back up. What size impulse is exerted on the bungee jumper while the cord stretches?

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A 66 kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. She is tied to a bungee cord whose unstretched length is 14 m, and falls a total of 34m. 1. Calculate the spring stiffness constant of the bungee cord, assuming Hooke's law applies. 2. Calculate the maximum acceleration she experiences.

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A popular extreme activity is bungee jumping. A person whose ankles are attached to a bungee cord, jumps off a ledge and bounces upside-down in mid-air. Suppose a person jumps off the ledge and falls 122 ft before rebounding. Consider the point at which the person rebounds to ...

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A 63-kg bungee jumper has fallen far enough that her bungee cord is beginning to stretch and resist her downward motion. Find the force (magnitude and direction) exerted on her by the bungee cord at an instant when her downward acceleration has a magnitude of 8.4 m/s2. Ignore ...

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A 63-kg bungee jumper has fallen far enough that her bungee cord is beginning to stretch and resist her downward motion. Find the force (magnitude and direction) exerted on her by the bungee cord at an instant when her downward acceleration has a magnitude of 8.4 m/s2. Ignore ...

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A 65-kg bungee jumper has fallen far enough that her bungee cord is beginning to stretch and resist her downward motion. Find the force (magnitude and direction) exerted on her by the bungee cord at an instant when her downward acceleration has a magnitude of 8.4 m/s2. Ignore ...

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A 65 kg bungee jumper leaps from a bridge. She is tied to a bungee cord that is 11m long when unstretched, and falls a total of 30m . Part a) Calculate the spring constant of the bungee cord assuming Hooke's law applies. part b)Calculate the maximum acceleration she experiences.

### college physics 1

As part of a fundraiser, the Chancellor has agreed to bungee jump from a crane 45 m above a pool filled with Jello. The plan is for the bungee cord to stop the Chancellor just before his head enters the Jello. Your task is to select a bungee cord that will safely stop the ...

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A 61.0 -kg bungee jumper is standing on a tall platform (h0 = 46.0 m), as indicated in the figure. The bungee cord has an unstrained length of L0 = 9.00 m, and when stretched, behaves like an ideal spring with a spring constant of 76.0 N/m. The jumper falls from rest, and it ...

### Physics

A bungee jumper with mass 61.3 kg jumps from a high bridge. After reaching his lowest point, he oscillates up and down, hitting a low point eight more times in 31.8 s. He finally comes to rest 25.3 m below the level of the bridge. Calculate the spring constant of the bungee ...

### Physics Help

A bungee jumper undergoes simple harmonic motion with amplitude 3.5 m and frequency 0.135 Hz. Assume the bungee jumper follows the simple harmonic motion equation x=Acos(wt). A. Determine the bungee jumper's velocity at 0.25 s B. Determine the bungee jumper's velocity at 0.50 ...

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A 49-kg bungee jumper has fallen far enough that her bungee cord is beginning to stretch and resist her downward motion. Find the force (magnitude and direction) exerted on her by the bungee cord at an instant when her downward acceleration has a magnitude of 7.3 m/s2. Ignore ...

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A 65 kg bungee jumper leaps from a bridge. She is tied to a bungee cord that is 11m long when unstretched, and falls a total of 30m . Part a) Calculate the spring constant of the bungee cord assuming Hooke's law applies. part b)Calculate the maximum acceleration she ...

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A bungee jumper falls for 1.3 seconds before the bungee cord begins to stretch. Until the jumper has bounced back up to this level, the bungee causes the jumper to have an acceleration upward of 4 m/s2. a. How fast is the jumper going when the bungee cord begins to stretch? (...

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A vertically hanging bungee cord has a length of 6 m and k = 50N/m. What is the new length of the bungee if a student of mass 40 kg is suspended from the lower end?

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An 73-kg bungee jumper is enjoying an afternoon of jumps. The jumper's first oscillation has an amplitude of 14 m and a period of 6 s. the spring constant of the bungee cord is 80.1 and max speed during oscillation is 14.7 m/s Treating the bungee cord as a spring with no ...

### English

I know what will happen yo yourself when you don't act resonsibly in skydiving, mountain climbing, and bungee jumping but, what will happen to others when you don't act responsibly.

### Physics- bungee jump

A tall bald student (height 2.1 meters and mass 91.0 kg) decides to bungee jump off a bridge 36.7 meters above the river. The bungee cord is 25.3 meters long as measured from the attachment at the bridge to the foot of the jumper. Treat the bungee as an ideal spring and the ...

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A bungee jumper jumps from a bridge with a 3 m long bungee cord. Once the cord starts to stretch, it acts like an ideal spring with coefficient of elasticity k=100 N/m. What should be the minimum height of the bridge in m so that this jump is safe for the jumper? Details and ...

### PHYS

A bungee jumper (m = 61.00 kg) tied to a 45.00 m cord, leaps off a 75.00 m tall bridge. He falls to 5.00 m above the water before the bungee cord pulls him back up. What is the magnitude of the impulse exerted on the bungee jumper as the cord stretches? Can anyone show me how ...

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1.A 60.2 kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. She is tied to a 13.8 m long bungee cord and falls a total of 34.4 m. Calculate the spring constant k of the bungee cord. 2.Calculate the maximum acceleration experienced by the jumper. Im stuck on the first because Im not sure ...

### PHYSICS

A 75 g bungee cord has an equilibrium length of 1.20 m. The cord is stretched to a length of 1.80 m, then vibrated at 20 Hz. This produces a standing wave with two antinodes. What is the spring constant of the bungee cord?

### Math/Physics

A bungee jumper bounces up and down at thhe end of a bungee cord with a fairly consstant amplitude of 10m and a period of 5 s. At her lowest point, the jumper is 5m above the ground. Is this Periodic or non periodic? What is the reason? Draw the graph.

### physical science

A bungee jumper jumps from a high bridge 100 m above a river. How fast does he fall after he has covered 60 m after jumping from the bridge? (Ignore air resistance in the fall.)

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A bungee jumper with mass 69.5 kg jumps from a high bridge. After reaching his lowest point, he oscillates up and down, hitting a low point eight more times in 36.6 s. He finally comes to rest 24.3 m below the level of the bridge. Calculate the spring constant of the bungee cord.

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A bungee jumper with mass 69.7 kg jumps from a high bridge. After reaching his lowest point, he oscillates up and down, hitting a low point eight more times in 39.0 s. He finally comes to rest 25.0 m below the level of the bridge. Calculate the spring constant of the bungee cord.

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When you bungee jump,you are falling under free fall untill you reach the end of the elastic rope bungee jump organisers must use the weight of a jumper to calculate the length of elastic to use.why is this calculatoin important?

### English

I don't know what possible consequences to the society when someone fails to act responsibly while participating in skydiving, mountain biking, mountain climbing, bungee jumping, and skiing. I couldn't figure out what are the possible consequences to these activities. I really...

### Physics - Applications of Momentum

Use the concept of impulse to explain the difference in the results of a jump using a proper bungee cord and a jump using ordinary rope. (Ans: Is it that impulse is equal to mVf - mVi and the final velocity will be zero for the ordinary rope, however when using the bungee cord...

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In the dangerous "sport" of bungee-jumping, a daring student jumps from a balloon with a specially designed elastic cord attached to his ankles, as shown in Figure P5.69. The unstretched length of the cord is 28.0 m, the student weighs 680 N, and the balloon is 36.0 m above ...

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In the dangerous "sport" of bungee-jumping, a daring student jumps from a balloon with a specially designed elastic cord attached to his waist, as shown in Figure P5.77. The unstretched length of the cord is 25.0 m, the student weighs 675 N, and the balloon is 36.0 m above the...

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indentify at least two ereas of physic involved in the following: a) building a louder stereo system in your car b)bungee jumping c)judging how hot an slectric stove burner is by looking at it. d) cooling off on a hot day by diving into a swimming pool.

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In the dangerous “sport” of bungee-jumping, a daring student jumps from a balloon with a specially designed elastic cord attached to his ankles. The unstretched length of the cord is 25.0 m, the student weighs 700 N, and the balloon is 36.0 m above the surface of a river ...

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A bungee jumper with mass 63.5 kg jumps from a high bridge. After reaching his lowest point, he oscillates up and down, hitting a low point eight more times in 40.0 s. He finally comes to rest 28.5 m below the level of the bridge. Calculate the spring stiffness constant AND ...

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A bungee jumper with mass 63.5 kg jumps from a high bridge. After reaching his lowest point, he oscillates up and down, hitting a low point eight more times in 40.0 s. He finally comes to rest 28.5 m below the level of the bridge. Calculate the spring stiffness constant AND ...

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An 73-kg bungee jumper is enjoying an afternoon of jumps. The jumper's first oscillation has an amplitude of 14 m and a period of 6 s. sprint constant is 80.1 n/m and max speed is 14.7 m/s. Treating the bungee cord as a spring with no damping, calculate each of the following: ...

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A bungee jumper, whose mass is 87 kg, jumps from a tall platform. After reaching his lowest point, he continues to oscillate up and down, reaching the low point two more times in 8.5 s. Ignoring air resistance and assuming that the bungee cord is an ideal spring, determine its...

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A bungee jumper, whose mass is 83 kg, jumps from a tall platform. After reaching his lowest point, he continues to oscillate up and down, reaching the low point two more times in 9.7 s. Ignoring air resistance and assuming that the bungee cord is an ideal spring, determine its...

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A bungee jumper, whose mass is 81 kg, jumps from a tall platform. After reaching his lowest point, he continues to oscillate up and down, reaching the low point two more times in 8.9 s. Ignoring air resistance and assuming that the bungee cord is an ideal spring, determine its...

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A child plays on a bungee cord and oscillates with a certain frequency f. An adult with a mass that is 17.8 times greater than that of the child then uses the same bungee cord. What is the ratio of the frequency with the adult to the frequency with the child?

### physics help please!!!

A bungee jumper with mass 63.5 kg jumps from a high bridge. After reaching his lowest point, he oscillates up and down, hitting a low point eight more times in 40.0 s. He finally comes to rest 28.5 m below the level of the bridge. Calculate the spring stiffness constant AND ...

### reading

Each sentence should have 3 commas in it! "I never want to go skydiving rock climbing or bungee jumping" I replied to Susan " I get scared too easily." Katie would never throw her papers on the floor forget to push in her chair or come to class without a smile! She is a bright...

### chemistry

A bungee jumper is standing at the edge of a platform, just about to leap over the side. Midway through the jump, while the bungee jumper is halfway down to the ground, what is the relationship between potential and kinetic energy?

### Physics GR12

A bungee jumper of mass 75kg is stadnding on a platform 53m above a river. The length of the unstretched bungee cord is 11m. The spring costant is 65.6N/m. Calculate the jumper's speed at 19m below the platform on his first fall. [Also, please state which height you usd and ...

### Physics Urgent!!

a bungee jumper is falling at a velocity of 2m/s [down] when the bungee cord just starts to stretch. after the cord stretches for 2.5s, the velocity is 11m [down]. assume that the acceleration is at constant. a) what is the acceleration of the jumper? b) what is the total time...

### geometry

Two persons each hold the end of a 20 ft long jumping rope. How far apart should they stand if they hold the rope 4.5 ft off the ground, and the middle of the rope just touches the ground? Assume the arc formed by the jumping rope is circular. I know that this problem involves...

### physics

As part of a fundraiser, you want the new dean to bungee jump from a crane. The jump will be made from 44 m above a 2.5 m deep pool of Jello. A 30 m long bungee cord would be attached to the dean's ankle. You must convince the dean that your plan is safe for a person of his ...

### History

4.)Which type of energy in the bungee cord prevents the bungee jumper from hitting the ground after a jump? A.)Kinetic energy B.)Elastic potential energy C.)Magnetic potential energy D.)Thermal energy

### physics -PLS HELP ASAP

a bungee jumper is falling at a velocity of 2m/s [down] when the bungee cord just starts to stretch. after the cord stretches for 2.5s, the velocity is 11m [down]. assume that the acceleration is at constant. a) what is the acceleration of the jumper? b) what is the total time...

### Math

For every 4 jumping jacks Lauren did during the physical fitness test, Jason did 3. Lauren was able to do 10 more jumping jacks than Jason. How many jumping jacks did Jason do?

### Physics II

A teacher of 75.0 kg bungee-jumps (steps from rest) from a 100 m tower towards a river. The cord can stretch 40.0% of its unstrecthed length and has a breaking strength of 5000. N (if tension is greater than this, it snaps). The cord stretches .250 meters when a 10.0 kg weight...

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Chinook salmon are able to move through water especially fast by jumping out of the water periodically. This behavior is called porpoising. Suppose a salmon swimming in still water jumps out of the water with velocity 6.41 m/s at 44.1° above the horizontal, sails through the ...

### Physics

A bungee jumper makes a jump into the Gorge du Verdon in southern France from a platform 182 m above the bottom of the gorge. The jumper weighs 740 N and comes within 66 m of the bottom of the gorge. The cord's unstretched length is 30.0 m. (a) Assuming that the bungee cord ...

### Physics

Chinook salmon are able to move through water especially fast by jumping out of the water periodically. This behavior is called porpoising. Suppose a salmon swimming in still water jumps out of the water with velocity 6.41 m/s at 44.1° above the horizontal, sails through the ...

### English II

I need to determine a rule as to why the answer is C. A.) Jumping off of a balance beam is different from jumping off a trampoline; each jump requires a unique skill. B.) Jumping off a balance beam is different from jumping off a trampoline; each jump requires a unique skill. ...

### math

McDougal's Restaurant has a play area for children under and around their giant arch ( in the shape of parabola with negative orientation). They plan to set up a new activity that allows children to bungee jump from the arch. The manager, upon hearing of your team's expertise...

### math

Allyson and Adrian have decided to connect their ankles with a bungee cord; one end is tied to each person's ankle. The cord is 30 feet long, but can stretch up to 90 feet. They both start from the same location. Allyson moves 10 ft/sec and Adrian moves 8 ft/sec in the ...

### math

Area of a trampoline is 201.1 square feet. The safety padding around the jumping surface is 1 foot wide. What is the area of the jumping surface?

### College Physics

A child plays on a bungee cord and oscillates with a certain frequency f. An adult with a mass that is 16 times greater than that of the child then uses the same bungee cord. What is the ratio of the frequency with the adult to the frequency with the child? I tried to answer ...

### Child Care

When a child demonstrates an inability to leap over a barrier, his teacher checks to see if he mastered the skills of jumping down from a height and jumping for distance. in doing this, the teacher is

### Science

Which type of energy in the bungee chord prevents the bungee jumper from hitting the ground after a jump? A. kinetic energy B. elastic potential energy *** C. magnetic potential energy D. thermal energy -- Side note: Please help. I am not asking for the answer, I'm simply ...

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the time a male bungee jumps is freely falling is 1.5 seconds. what is the velocity of the jumper at the end

### English Expression

ex) Do you like baseball? Do you like jumping rope? Do you like jumping ropes? Do you like jump rope? Do you like rope jumping? Do you like skipping rope? Do you like rope skipping? --------------------- Instead of 'baseball', can we use all the other expressions above? If we ...

### math

Jumping spiders can commonly be found in homes and barns throughout the United States. A jumping spider's jump can be modeled by the equation h = 33.3t - 16t2, where t represents the time in seconds and h is the height in feet. When is the spider's height at zero feet?

### AYUDA

a bungee jumper whit mass 65. kg jumps from a high bridge. after reaching his lowest point. he oscillates ud a down, hitting a low point eight more times in 38.0 s. he finally comes to rest 25.0 m below the level of the bridge. calculate the spring stiffness constant and the ...

### Physics

High-speed motion pictures (3500frames/second) of a jumping 280ìg flea yielded the data to plot the flea's acceleration as a function of time as shown in the figure (Figure 1). This flea was about 2 mm long and jumped at a nearly vertical takeoff angle. Find the initial net ...

### Math

A bungee jumper falls from a bridge 300 feet above ground. Her height above ground after t seconds is given by the equation h=16t^2+300 where h is the height of the jumper in feet and t is the time in seconds after she jumps. Approximately how long will it take for the bungee ...

### Childhood

when a child demonstrates an inability to leap over a barrier his teacher checks to see if he has mastered the skill of jumping down from a height and jumping for distance . In doing this , the teacher is A applying a developmental perspective. B measuring the child's ...

### Foundation of a Healthy Lifestyle

When a child demonstrates an inability to leap over a barrier, his teacher checks to see if he has mastered the skills of jumping down from a height and jumping for distance. In doing this, the teacher is A. applying a developmental perspective. B. sequencing motor change. C. ...

### English

1. She is talking with her friend in a boat/on a boat. (Which preposition should we use? 2. They are jumping from the ground. 3. They are jumping on the ground. (Which preposition do we have to use? Are both OK?)