# Rain is falling steadily but there is no wind. You are in an automobile that moves on a straight, flat highway at a constant speed of 80 km/hr. You see from the drops on the side window that the rain

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1. ### Physics

Rain is falling steadily but there is no wind. You are in an automobile that moves on a straight, flat highway at a constant speed of 80 km/hr. You see from the drops on the side window that the rain is falling at an angle of 58° measured from vertical (relative to the car). ...
2. ### mechanics (plz help..)

A man walking on straight path at15km/h finds that the rain is falling at an angle of 45degree to the vertical.As the man increases his speed to 20km/h,he finds the rain now falling at 30degree with the vertical. What is the true velocity of the rain.
3. ### Physics

An automobile with a mass of 100kg is moving north on a level straight highway with a constant velocity of 80km/h. What is the unbalanced force acting on the automobile?
4. ### physics

A passenger on a stopped bus notices that rain is falling vertically just outside the window. When the bus moves with constant velocity, the passenger observes that the falling raindrops are now making an angle of 18 with respect to the vertical. What is the ratio of the speed...
5. ### Calculus

A road perpendicular to a highway leads to a farmhouse located 6 mile away. An automobile traveling on the highway passes through this intersection at a speed of 75mph. How fast is the distance between the automobile and the farmhouse increasing when the automobile is 10 miles...
6. ### Science-Physics

A car is moving at a constant 19.3m/s, and rain is falling at 8.9 m/s straight down. What angle does the rain make with respect to the horizontally observed by the driver?
7. ### physics

From inside your apartment, you watch rain fall straight down at a constant speed of 9 m/s. Your friend L calls you as she is driving toawards the west at a constant of 90 km/hr. What with what velocity does L see the rain fall as she looks out her driver's side window? I know...
8. ### calculus

a road that runs perpendicular to a highway leads to a farmhouse located one mile off the highway an automobile travels down the highway past the road leading to the farmhouse at a speed of 60 mph how fast is the distance between the farmhouse an automobile increasing when the...
9. ### Calculus

A road perpendicular to a highway leads to a farmhouse located 6 mile away. An automobile traveling on the highway passes through this intersection at a speed of 55mph. How fast is the distance between the automobile and the farmhouse increasing when the automobile is 2 miles ...
10. ### Calculus - Related Rates

A road perpendicular to a highway leads to a farmhouse located 5 miles away. An automobile traveling on the highway passes through this intersection at a speed of 65mph. How fast is the distance between the automobile and the farmhouse increasing when the automobile is 1 miles...
11. ### physics

A girl riding a bicycle with a speed of 5m/s towards northdirection , observes rain falling vertically down. If she increases her speed to 10m/s , rain appears to meet her at 45degree tp the vertical .what is the speed of rain ?
12. ### Science

For million of years, wind and rain have worn down the earth. The land is not totally level now because ____. a. other forces keep building up the land b. wind and rain cannot erode solid rock c. for most of those years, wind and rain were scarce d. wind and rain pile dirt ...
13. ### physics

Snow is falling vertically at a constant speed of 6.6 m/s. At what angle from the vertical do the snowflakes appear to be falling as viewed by the driver of a car traveling on a straight, level road with a speed of 66 km/h?
14. ### Physics

An open train car moves with speed 11.3 m/s on a flat frictionless railroad track, with no engine pulling the car. It begins to rain. The rain falls straight down and begins to fill the train car. The speed of the car 1. increases. 2. decreases. 3. stays the same. A(n) 71.6 kg...
15. ### physics

A car travels due east with a speed of 35.0 km/h. Raindrops are falling at a constant speed vertically with respect to the Earth. The traces of the rain on the side windows of the car make an angle of 70.0° with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to the ...
16. ### physics

A car travels due east with a speed of 35.0 km/h. Raindrops are falling at a constant speed vertically with respect to the Earth. The traces of the rain on the side windows of the car make an angle of 70.0° with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to the ...
17. ### physics

An automobile traveling along a straight road increases its speed from 89 ft/s to 104 ft/s in 180 ft. If the acceleration is constant, how much time elapses while the auto moves the 180 ft? Answer in units of s
18. ### Physics

An automobile traveling along a straight road increases its speed from 67 ft/s to 85 ft/s in 180 ft. If the acceleration is constant, how much time elapses while the auto moves the 180 ft? Answer in units of s. Can you tell me the steps in doing this?
19. ### math

A road perpendicular to a highway leads to a farmhouse located 8 mile away.An automobile travels past the farmhouse at a speed of 80 mph. How fast is the distance between the automobile and the farmhouse increasing when the automobile is 7 miles past the intersection of the ...
20. ### physics

When an automobile moves with constant speed down a highway, most of the power developed by the engine is used to compensate for the mechanical energy loss due to frictional forces exerted on the car by the air and the road. If the power developed by the engine is 195 hp, ...
21. ### physics

A man running horizontal road with velocity 8 km/hr. Find the rain falling vertically downward direction. When he increases speed to 12 km/hr he find rain drops are falling at an angle 30' with downward vertically. What will be the velocity of rain?
22. ### physics

an automobile with the mass of 2000 kg is moving north on a level, striaght highway with a constant velocity of 80 km/h. what is th unbalanced force acting on the automobile
23. ### Physics

A car travels due east with a speed of 50.0 km/h. Raindrops are falling at a constant speed vertically with respect to the Earth.The traces of the rain on the windows of the car make an angle of 60 degrees with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to (a) ...
24. ### Physics

A car is driving along at 16 m/s, and the rain is falling at 6 m/s straight down. What angle θ (in degrees) does the rain make with respect to the horizontal as observed by the driver?
25. ### Physics

A car travels due east with a speed of 40.0 km/h. Raindrops are falling at a constant speed vertically with respect to the Earth. The traces of the rain on the side windows of the car make an angle of 54.0° with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to the ...
26. ### physics

A car travels due east with a speed of 35.0 km/h. Raindrops are falling at a constant speed vertically with respect to the Earth. The traces of the rain on the side windows of the car make an angle of 40.0° with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to the ...
27. ### Calculus

Snow is falling vertically at a constant rate of 8.0 m/s. At what angle from the vertical do the snowflakes appear to be falling as viewed by the driver of a car traveling on a straight, level road with a speed of 50k.h?
28. ### physics

a bike is moving with a speed of 12m/s in west direction and rain is falling with a speed of 35m/s then at what angle an umbrella must be placed so that rain does not fall on person
29. ### physics

If the effect of the air resistance acting on falling raindrops is ignored, then we can treat raindrops as freely falling objects. a.) Rain clouds are typically a few hundred meters above the ground. Estimate the speed with which raindrops m/s, km/hr, and mi/hr? b.) From your ...
30. ### math

Extra Credit opportunity: A driver is headed north on a long, straight highway and sees this sign: Nearville 150 miles Farville 160 miles Then, surprisingly, an hour later she sees this apparently inconsistent sign on the same highway: Nearville 100 miles Farville 109 miles ...
31. ### physics

Driving down Highway 401 in Ontario, it had rained and stopped raining by the time I came to the freezing rain on the highway. I knew there was a problem when the cars in front of me started to fly off the highway at the curve in the road. Assume the curve in the road is ...

The left and right wheels of an automobile are separated by a transverse distance of 1.40 m. The center of mass of this automobile is .6 m above the ground. If the automobile is driven around a flat (no banking) curve a radius of 26.0 m with an excessive speed, it will topple ...
33. ### Math

A car travels due east with a speed of 42.0 km/h. Raindrops are falling at a constant speed vertically with respect to the Earth. The traces of the rain on the side windows of the car make an angle of 70.0° with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to the ...
34. ### Maths / Physics

A car is moving along a straight horizontal road at 82 km/h and rain is falling vertically downwards at 25 km/h. Find the velocity of the rain relative to the driver of the car.
35. ### Physics

A sleepy man drives a car along a straight section of highway at a constant speed of 89.6 km/h. His eyes begin to close, and his car moves at an angle of 4.90° relative to the road. For how long can his attention lapse before the car begins to move across the lane divider, ...
36. ### physics help

A 1100 kg automobile is at rest at a traffic signal. At the instant the light turns green, the automobile starts to move with a constant acceleration of 3.0 m/s2. At the same instant a 2800 kg truck, traveling at a constant speed of 8.0 m/s, overtakes and passes the automobile...
37. ### Physics

An automobile and a truck start from rest at the same instant, with the automobile initially at some distance behind the truck. The truck has a constant acceleration of 2.15m/s2 , and the automobile an acceleration of 3.47m/s2 . The automobile overtakes the truck after the ...
38. ### Physics/Calculus

An automobile with a mass of 1316 kg is parked on a moving flatbed railcar; the flatbed is 1.5 m above the ground. The railcar has a mass of 40,810 kg and is moving to the right at a constant speed v = 8.8 m/s on a frictionless rail. The automobile then accelerates to the left...
39. ### maths

An aircraft travels at 250km/h in still air. If a wind of 50km/h blows steadily from the southwest and the pilot wishes to fly due north, find the course he must set and the ground speed of the aircraft. On the return journey the wind speed and direction are unaltered. Find ...
40. ### Physics

At the instant a traffic light turns green, an automobile that has been waiting at an intersection starts moving forward with a constant acceleration of 2.00m/s(squared). At the same time a truck traveling with a constant speed of 18m/s, overtakes and passes the automobile. 1....
41. ### physics

7) The train goes by speed 12 m/s on a horizontal track. Rain drops are falling vertically by speed 9 m/s. What is the velocity of the drops falling onthe train windows?
42. ### Physics- Equilibrium

Which of the following is in equilibrium? a. an object that was thrown straight upward at the moment it has zero velocity (my answer) b. an object moving in a circle at constant speed c. an object that moves at constant velocity d. an object that moves at constant acceleration
43. ### Physics I NEED HELP BADLY

An airplane traveling east at a speed of 270 km/h encounters a wind of 75 km/h what is the resulting speed of the plane if: - The wind is blowing east. - The wind is blowing west. - The wind is blowing north. ************* CLICK ON MY NAME TO SEE IF YOU CAN HELP ME WITH ANY ...
44. ### Physics

At the instant a traffic light turns green, an automobile that has been waiting at an intersection starts moving forward with a constant acceleration of 2.00m/s(squared). At the same time a truck traveling with a constant speed of 18m/s, overtakes and passes the automobile. 1....
45. ### Physics

A certain automobile engine delivers 2.24 ✕ 10^4 W (30.0 hp) to its wheels when moving at a constant speed of 31.0 m/s ( 69 mi/h). What is the resistive force acting on the automobile at that speed?
46. ### physics

A car stops for a red ligth. The light turns green and the car moves for 3 seconds at a steadily increasing speed. During this time, it travels 20 meters. The car then travels at a constant speed for another 3 seconds for a distance of 30 meters. Finally, when approaching ...
47. ### physics

At the instant the traffic light turns green, an automobile that has been waiting at an intersection starts ahead with a constant acceleration of 2.10m/s2 . At the same instant, a truck, traveling with a constant speed of 15.1m/s , overtakes and passes the automobile. How far ...
48. ### physics

An automobile moving at a constant velocity of 15 m/s passes a gasoline station. Two seconds later, another automobile leaves the station and accelerates at a constant rate of 2 m/s^2 in the same direction as the 1st automobile. How soon does the 2nd automobile overtake the ...
49. ### Physics

A 4.0 x 101 kg wind sled is gliding East across a frozen lake at a constant speed of 12 m/s, when a gust of wind from the southwest exerts a constant force of 1.0 x 102 N on its sails for 3.0 s. With what velocity will the sled be moving after the wind has subsided?
50. ### Science

A 4.0 x 101 kg wind sled is gliding East across a frozen lake at a constant speed of 12 m/s, when a gust of wind from the southwest exerts a constant force of 1.0 x 102 N on its sails for 3.0 s. With what velocity will the sled be moving after the wind has subsided?
51. ### Maths

a flat rectangualar roof is 20m long and 12m wide. All rain falling on the roof drains into a closed cylindrical water tank. If 1cm of rain falls on the roof find a)how many litres of water drain into the tank Working out shown please
52. ### science

a person standing on a road has to hold his umbrella at 60 degree vertical to keep the rain away he throws the umbrella and starts running at 20 m/s he finds that rain drops are falling in him vertically. find the speed of the rain drops with respect to 1.the road 2.the moving...
53. ### Physics Honors

A car travels due east with a speed of 60.0 km/h. Rain is falling vertically with respect to the Earth. The traces of the rain on the side windows of the car make an angle of 45.0° with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to the car and with respect to ...
54. ### Physics

A car of mass 1000kg is travelling along a straight flat road at a constant speed of 30.0ms^-1. It then accelerates with constant acceleration of 3.00ms^-2 for 10.0s, after which it continues to travels at a constant speed. Determine: (a) The final speed of the car (b) The ...
55. ### math

Which three options are true about motion in a straight line. A. A particle which moves at an increasing velocity has a constant acceleration. B. If two particles always have the same velocity as each other, their separation does not change. C. A particle which has zero ...
56. ### physics

1.The speed of a train increased from 15 mi/hr to 25 mi/hr in a distance of 500 ft. Calculate the average acceleration in ft/s2. 2.An airplane taking off from a landing field has a run of 500 m. It starts from rest, moves with constant acceleration, and makes the run in 30 s. ...
57. ### math

Which three options are true about motion in a straight line. A. A particle which moves at an increasing velocity has a constant acceleration. B. If two particles always have the same velocity as each other, their separation does not change. C. A particle which has zero ...
58. ### physics # 1

1. If a particle moves in a plane so that its position is described by the function x = Acosùt, and y = Asinùt, it is a.) moving with varying speed along a circle b.) moving with constant speed along a circle c.) moving with constant acceleration along a straight line d.) ...
59. ### Physics

A 19 N thrust is exerted on a 0.4 kg rocket for a time interval of 8 s as it moves straight up. (Neglect all forces except this thrust and the force of gravity.) The rocket then continues to move upward as its speed reduces steadily to zero. (a) What is the maximum height that...
60. ### Physics

A 19 N thrust is exerted on a 0.4 kg rocket for a time interval of 8 s as it moves straight up. (Neglect all forces except this thrust and the force of gravity.) The rocket then continues to move upward as its speed reduces steadily to zero. (a) What is the maximum height that...
61. ### Physics

While driving in the rain at 30 m/s you notice that the raindrops appear to be going straight down. After dropping your little sister off at daycare you turn around and drive the opposite direction at the same speed. However now you notice that the rain is making an angle of ...
62. ### physics (urgent)

A car of mass 1000kg is travelling along a straight flat road at a constant speed of 30.0ms^-1. It then accelerates with constant acceleration of 3.00ms^-2 for 10.0s, after which it continues to travels at a constant speed. Determine: (a) The final speed of the car (b) The ...
63. ### physics

rain is falling at 5m/s making 30 degrees with the vertical towards east . to a man walking at 3m/s on a horizontal road towards east , the rain appears to be at a speed of
64. ### physics

One second after being thrown straight down an object is falling with a speed of 20m/s. How fast will it be falling 2 seconds later
65. ### Physics

At the instant the traffic light turns green, an automobile starts with a constant acceleration a of 2.3 m/s2. At the same instant a truck is 11.7 m down the road and traveling with a constant speed of 10.4 m/s. (a) How far beyond the traffic signal will the automobile ...
66. ### physics

At the instant the traffic light turns green, an automobile starts with a constant acceleration a of 2.3 m/s2. At the same instant a truck, traveling with a constant speed of 9.4 m/s, overtakes and passes the automobile. (a) How far beyond the traffic signal will the ...
67. ### social studies

which of the following is an example of a natural hazard of the type and magnitude of those referred to in the article? 1)an automobile accident 2) a rain shower 3)a volcanic eruption 4) a falling tree limb 5)a fire in a restaurant please help meeeee
68. ### physics

Q- The distance from A to B is l. A plane flies at constant speed v relative to air along straight line from A to B & then from B to A. Calculate total time taken for his round trip, if a wind is flowing in three directions of wind velocity (u)- I)along the line ATO B II)...
69. ### F/maths

X, Y and Z are three points on a straight road.A car passes X with a speed of 5m/s and travels from X to Y with a constant acceleration of 2m/s^2. The car then moves with a constant retardation of 3.5m/s^2 from Y to Z and comes to rest at Z. If the total distance from X to Y ...
70. ### physics

during a thunderstorm,wind with a speed of 47.7 m/s blows across a flat roof with an area of 688m/^2 .Find the magnitude of force exerted on the roof by the wind
71. ### Physics-rain velocity to bike

Rain falls vertically downward with a velocity of 2.4m/s. A boy moves at a speed of of 6m/s east in a bicycle with an umbrella. What is the velocity of the rain with the respect to the boy. What angle from horizontal should he hold his umbrella?
72. ### Physics

A 1500 kg automobile travels at a speed of 105 km/h along a straight concrete highway. Faced with an emergency situation, the driver jams on the brakes, and the car skids to a stop. (a) What will be the car's stopping distance for dry pavement (µ = 0.85)? (b) What will be the...
73. ### Physics

A 1500 kg automobile travels at a speed of 105 km/h along a straight concrete highway. Faced with an emergency situation, the driver jams on the brakes, and the car skids to a stop. (a) What will be the car's stopping distance for dry pavement (µ = 0.85)? (b) What will be the...
74. ### physics

police officer in a patrol car parked in a 70km/h zone observe a passing automobile travelling at a slow. constant speed. believing that of the automobile might be intoxicated the officer starts his car acceleration uniformly to 9km/h in 8s. and maintaining a constant velocity...
75. ### Physics

You are flying in a light airplane spotting traffic for a radio station. Your flight carries you due east above a highway. Landmarks below tell you that your speed is 46.0 m/s relative to the ground and your air speed indicator also reads 46.0m/s. However, the nose of your ...
76. ### Physics

Hello! I was wondering if I could get some help solving this problem? A car travels at a constant speed of 10.0 m/s along a straight highway that is inclined 6.0 degrees for 11.0 s. How high vertically does the car travel?
77. ### Physics

Hello! I was wondering if I could get some help solving this problem? A car travels at a constant speed of 10.0 m/s along a straight highway that is inclined 6.0 degrees for 11.0 s. How high vertically does the car travel?
78. ### social studies

which of the following is a example of a natural hazard of the type and magnitude of those referred to in the article? (one) an automobile accident (two)a rain shower (three) a volcanic eruption (four) a falling tree limb (five) a fire in a restaurant
79. ### Physical science

A car accelerates at 1.6m.sec along a straight road for 10s then moves at a constant speed for 20s calculate speed after the first 10s
80. ### physics 1

) An oil tanker’s engines have broken down, and the wind is blowing the tanker straight toward a reef at a constant speed of 1.5 m/s (Fig.1). When the tanker is 500 m from the reef, the wind dies down just as the engineer gets the engines going again. The rudder is stuck, so...
81. ### Science

As a raindrop falls from a cloud to the surface of Earth, A.its speed increases due to gravity. B.its speed increases due to air resistance. C.t moves at a constant speed. D.>it moves at a constant velocity I think it is A. Am i right??
82. ### physics

An automobile accelerates from rest at 0.9 m/s 2 for 25 s. The speed is then held constant for 18 s, after which there is an acceleration of −5.8 m/s 2 until the automobile stops. What total distance was traveled? Answer in units of km
83. ### Math

Romeo and Juliet are moving in the xy-plane. Juliet starts at the point (0,20( and moves in a straight line at a constant speed. She will pass through the origin in exactly 5 seconds. Romeo starts at the same time from the point (30,0) and moves in a straight line at a ...
84. ### physics

A 1500 kg automobile travels at a speed of 105 km/h along a straight concrete highway. Faced with an emergency situation, the driver jams on the brakes, and the car skids to a stop. (a) What will be the car's stopping distance for dry pavement (µ = 0.85)? (b) What will be the...
85. ### Physics

You are flying in a light airplane spotting traffic for a radio station. Your flight carries you due east above a highway. Landmarks below tell you that your speed is 46.0 m/s relative to the ground and your air speed indicator also reads 46.0m/s. However, the nose of your ...
86. ### physics

meerany A flat (unbanked) curve on a highway has a radius of 220.0 Ill. A car rounds the curve at a speed of 25.0 m/s. (a) What is the minimum coefficient of friction that will prevent sliding? (b) Suppose the highway is icy and the coefficient of friction between the tires ...

1. How much work is required to stop an electron (m = 9.11 10^-31 kg) which is moving with a speed of 1.97 10^6 m/s? 2. An automobile is traveling along a highway at 91 km/h. If it travels instead at 100 km/h, what is the percent increase in the automobile's kinetic energy? 3...
88. ### Physics

An automobile accelerates from rest at 1.3 m/s 2 for 19 s. The speed is then held constant for 23 s, after which there is an acceleration of −0.9 m/s 2 until the automobile stops. What total distance was traveled? Answer in units of km
89. ### Physics

An automobile accelerates from rest at 2.4 m/s2 for 29 s. The speed is then held constant for 11 s, after which there is an ac- celeration of −2.2 m/s2 until the automobile stops. What total distance was traveled? Answer in units of km
90. ### Science

A ball of mass 250 g, having initial speed v, moves along a straight path under the action of a constant net force of 8 N. If the ball has speed v after 2.5 s of its journey, then the value of v is?
91. ### Math

Bill is concerned about the frostbite risk for workers clearing snow. The weather report predicts the air temperature will be -15 degrees Fahrenheit. Joe comes up with an equation relating air temperatures caused by the wind and wind speed: y =- 5/ 3 x-38.3 where x is the ...
92. ### Physics

At the instant the traffic light turns green, an automobile that has been waiting at an intersection starts ahead with a constant acceleration of 2.50 m/s^2. At the same instant, a truck, traveling with a constant speed of 15.4 m/s, overtakes and passes the automobile. How far...
93. ### algebra II

An aircraft flew 6 hours with the wind. The return trip took 7 hours against the wind. If the speed of the plane in still air is 276 miles per hour more than the speed of the wind, find the wind speed and the speed of the plane in still air. The wind soeed was ______ mph.
94. ### repost math question

An aircraft flew 6 hours with the wind. The return trip took 7 hours against the wind. If the speed of the plane in still air is 276 miles per hour more than the speed of the wind, find the wind speed and the speed of the plane in still air. The wind soeed was ______ mph.
95. ### Math

As a tornado moves, its speed increases. The functions S(d) = 93logd+65 relates the speed of the wind, S, in miles per hour, near the center of a tornado to the distance that the tornado has traveled,d, in miles. a) Graph this function. b) Calculate the average rate of change ...
96. ### maths

Which three options are true about motion in a straight line. A. A particle which moves at an increasing velocity has a constant acceleration. B. If two particles always have the same velocity as each other, their separation does not change. C. A particle which has zero ...
97. ### physics

A 1000kg automobile is moving along a straight highway at 10m/s. another car with mass 2000kg and moving with a velocity in the same direction 20m/s at 30m ahead of the first. find the momentum
98. ### Honors Physics

An automobile accelerates from rest at 1.3 m/s 2 for 19 s. The speed is then held constant for 23 s, after which there is an acceleration of −0.9 m/s 2 until the automobile stops. What total distance was traveled? Answer in units of km
99. ### physics

An automobile accelerates from rest at 1.3m/s^2 for 19s. The speed is then held constant for 23s, after which there is an acceleration of -0.9m/s^2 until the automobile stops. What total distance was traveled? Answer in units of km.
100. ### College Physics

In Chapter 3 we learned that the force of air drag on an object moving rapidly through the air is proportional to v2, where v is the speed of the ball relative to the air. The same relation applies to the force of the wind on the blades of a wind turbine (Figure 9.4), where v ...