# Science-Pendulum

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### Science

A 12 g rifle bullet traveling 220 m/s buries itself in a 3.3 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.6 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the horizontal component of the pendulum's maximum displacement.

### physics/science

If a pendulum is not pushed, why does it not go as big when it swings back. Where does the lost PE go? ans. Since there is no force applied to the pendulum there is not enough Kinetic energy (energy of motion) to transform into potential energy to make it swing back. The ...

### science/physics

If a pendulum is not pushed, why does it not go as big when it swings back. Where does the lost PE go? ans. Since there is no force applied to the pendulum there is not enough Kinetic energy (energy of motion) to transform into potential energy to make it swing back. The ...

### physics

Pendulum A with mass m and length l has a period of T. If pendulum B has a mass of 2m and a length of 2l, how does the period of pendulum B compare to the period of pendulum A? A. The period of pendulum B is 2 times that of pendulum A. B. The period of pendulum B is half of ...

### physics

A Foucault pendulum is designed to demonstrate the effect of the Earth's rotation. A Foucault pendulum displayed in a museum is typically quite long, making the effect easier to see. Consider a Foucault pendulum of length 16 m with a 109-kg brass bob. It is set to swing with ...

### Physics (please help!!!!)

A Foucault pendulum is designed to demonstrate the effect of the Earth's rotation. A Foucault pendulum displayed in a museum is typically quite long, making the effect easier to see. Consider a Foucault pendulum of length 16 m with a 109-kg brass bob. It is set to swing with ...

### Algebra II

The number of oscillations made by a pendulum in a given time is inversely proportional to the length of the pendulum. A certain clock with a 20-in.-long pendulum is losing 11.00 min/day. Should the pendulum be lengthened or shortened, and by how much?

### Algebra II

The number of oscillations made by a pendulum in a given time is inversely proportional to the length of the pendulum. A certain clock with a 20-in.-long pendulum is losing 11.00 min/day. Should the pendulum be lengthened or shortened, and by how much?

### Physics

A large pendulum with a 200-lb gold-plated bob 12 inches in diameter is on display in the lobby of the United Nations building. Assume that the pendulum has a length of 78.4 ft. It is used to show the rotation of the Earth - for this reason it is referred to as a Foucault ...

### science

which would have a greater maximum kinetic energy, a long pendulum or short pendulum?

### Science

a pendulum bob has by passing through its lowest position. what is its speed when make angle of 60 with the vertical the length of the pendulum is 0.5 .

### physics for physical science

a bullet of mass 0.015kg strikes ballistic pendulum of mass 2.0kg .the center of mass of the pendulum rises a vertical distance of 0.12m.assuming that the bullet remains embedded in the pendulum, calculate the bullet's initial speed.

### physics

A science museum has asked you to design a simple pendulum that will make 25.0 complete swings in 85.0 {\rm s}. How long should the pendulum be? in meters

### Science

A simple pendulum oscillates with an amplitude of 30 degrees. If the length of the string is 1.0m. Calculate the velocity of the pendulum bob at its lowest point.

### Calculus application of sin function

a horizontal position of the pendulum of a grandfather clock can be modelled by h(t)=Acos(2(pi)t/T), where A is amplitude of the pendulum in meters, t is time in seconds, and T is the period of the pendulum, in seconds. If the pendulum has a velocity of v(t)=sin Pi(t) find: A...

### physics

A 0.380 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 2.03 m/s. What is the tension in the pendulum cable at this point if the pendulum is 83.1 cm long? When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make with the vertical? ...

### PHYSICS

A 0.380 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 2.03 m/s. What is the tension in the pendulum cable at this point if the pendulum is 83.1 cm long? When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make with the vertical? ...

### science

What is a pendulum? Explain how a pendulum works.

### physics

The period of a simple pendulum is measured to be 4.0 seconds in a frame of reference. Which of the following is correct when the period of the pendulum is measured by an observer moving with 0.4 times the speed of the light? Choose one answer. a. The time period of the ...

### physics

The period of a simple pendulum is measured to be 4.0 seconds in a frame of reference. Which of the following is correct when the period of the pendulum is measured by an observer moving with 0.4 times the speed of the light? Choose one answer. a. The time period of the ...

### physics

A pendulum is constructed from a thin, rigid, and uniform rod with a small sphere attached to the end opposite the pivot. This arrangement is a good approximation to a simple pendulum (period = 5.97 s), because the mass of the sphere (lead) is much greater than the mass of the...

### Physics

In a ballistic pendulum experiment, a small marble is fired into a cup attached to the end of a pendulum. If the mass of the marble is 0.0255 kg and the mass of the pendulum is 0.250 kg, how high will the pendulum swing if the marble has an initial speed of 5.75 m/s? Assume ...

### math

The formula T=2*pi*sqrt[L/g] gives the period of a pendulum of length l feet. The period P is the number of seconds it takes for the pendulum to swing back and forth once. Suppose we want a pendulum to complete three periods in 2 seconds. How long should the pendulum be?

### physics

A pendulum has a length of 1m. What is the period of this pendulum? What is the frequency of this pendulum? You measure the period of a pendulum and get 25s. What is the length of the pendulum?

### physics

The period of a simple pendulum is measured to be 4.0 seconds in a frame of reference. Which of the following is correct when the period of the pendulum is measured by an observer moving with half the speed of the light? Choose one answer. a. The time period of the pendulum ...

### Physic

The simple pendulum in a tall clock is 0.30 m long. What is the period of this pendulum? T = s What is the frequency of this pendulum? f = Hz

### science

if you have a 343 J of kinetic energy at the lowest point of a pendulum's swing and at the highest point has a height of 5 m what is the pendulum's mass

### physics

The inverted pendulum shown consists of a uniform rod of length L and mass M hinged at its base. A spring is attached a distance h from the pendulum’s pivot and has a spring constant k. At equilibrium the pendulum is perfectly vertical. For small amplitude oscillations from ...

### Science

A simple pendulum is kept in train. If the train starts to accelerate, the time period of pendulum ?

### science- physic please help

Well I did a Pendulum lab. The length of my pendulum on a string was 95 centimeters and it took 19.15 seconds to complete the 10 cycles. Please help me to find the frequency.

### physiscs

a pendulum of the length L is suspended from the ceiling of an elevator. When the elevator is at rest , the period of the pendulum is T. In instant when the pendulum reaches its highest position the elevator starts the free fall. What is the period of the pendulum if the ...

### Math - Linear Equations

"the period of a pendulum, T (in seconds) varies directly with the square root of the length of the pendulum, L (in centimeters)". Given that a pendulum of length 9cm has a period of 0.63 seconds, find: a) The period of a pendulum of length 25cm b) The length of a pendulum ...

### Physics

A 0.31 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 2.02 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the tension in the pendulum cable at this point if the pendulum is 72 cm long? Answer in units of N

### wcccd

The period p of a pendulum, or the time it takes for the pendulum to make one complete swing, varies directly as the square root of the length L of the pendulum. If the period of a pendulum is 1.3 s when the length is 2 ft, find the period when the length is 7 ft. Round to the...

### Physics

You are at a furniture store and notice that a Grandfather clock has its time regulated by a physical pendulum that consists of a rod with a movable weight on it. When the weight is moved downward, the pendulum slows down; when it is moved upward, the pendulum swings faster. ...

### Physics

a 24 gramme bullet travelling at 198m/s buries itself in a 6.5kg pendulum hanging on a 2.2 m length of string, which makes the pendulum swing in an arc. determine the horizontal component of the displacement of the pendulum.

### Physics

A 20 g rifle bullet traveling 225 m/s buries itself in a 3.6 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.8 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.

### physics

A 25 rifle bullet traveling 280 buries itself in a 3.8 pendulum hanging on a 3.0 long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.

### Physics

A 24 rifle bullet traveling 230 buries itself in a 3.9 pendulum hanging on a 3.0 long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.

### Physics

A 0.60 kg mass is attached to a 0.6 m string and displaced at an angle of 15 degrees before it is released. 1)What is the potential energy of the pendulum? 2) What is the angular frequency of the pendulum? What is the height of its displacement? 4) What is the velocity of the ...

### Physics

A 0.60 kg mass is attached to a 0.6 m string and displaced at an angle of 15 degrees before it is released. 1)What is the potential energy of the pendulum? 2) What is the angular frequency of the pendulum? What is the height of its displacement? 4) What is the velocity of the ...

### Physics

A 0.60 kg mass is attached to a 0.6 m string and displaced at an angle of 15 degrees before it is released. 1)What is the potential energy of the pendulum? 2) What is the angular frequency of the pendulum? What is the height of its displacement? 4) What is the velocity of the ...

### math

The formula T=2*pi*sqrt[L/32] gives the period of a pendulum of length l feet. The period P is the number of seconds it takes for the pendulum to swing back and forth once. Suppose we want a pendulum to complete three periods in 2 seconds. How long should the pendulum be? ...

### Physical Science

4. What measurable property/properties affects the period of a pendulum? 7.Give another example of periodic motion other than simple harmonic motion. 8. If you landed on the moon, could you use the pendulum method to find "g" there? Explain.

### Physics

A 0.028 kg rifle bullet traveling 210 m/s buries itself in a 3.1 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.5 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. 1. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.

### College Physics

A 0.60 kg mass is attached to a 0.6 m string and displaced at an angle of 15 degrees before it is released. 1)What is the potential energy of the pendulum? 2) What is the angular frequency of the pendulum? What is the height of its displacement? 4) What is the velocity of the ...

### College Physics

A 0.60 kg mass is attached to a 0.6 m string and displaced at an angle of 15 degrees before it is released. 1)What is the potential energy of the pendulum? 2) What is the angular frequency of the pendulum? What is the height of its displacement? 4) What is the velocity of the ...

### physics

a simple pendulum has a period of 4.2sec. when the pendulum is shortened by 1 m the period is 3.7s. what is the acceleration of free fall g and the original length of the pendulum?

### physics

A ballistic pendulum consists of a rectangular wooden block of mass 1.5 kg suspended from a ceiling. A bullet mass 0.025 kg undergoes a completely inelastic collision with the ballistic pendulum. Due to the collision the pendulum rises to a height of 45 cm. Calculate the speed...

### Physical Science

A pendulum has 343 J of kinetic energy at the lowest point in its swing. At the highest point in its swing, it has a height of 5 m. What is the pendulum's mass?

### science

what are some experimental uncertainties for the period of a pendulum lab. in this lab we tested if the length of the string (cm) affects the period (sec) of the pendulum

### Math

The pendulum of a grandfather clock is 90cm long, when the pendulum swings from one side to the other it travels a horizontal distance of 9.2cm, determine the angle in which the pendulum swings.

### Science-Pendulum

The four parts in which I had to go through this investigation was: Part 1: Practice Part 2: Does mass affect the swing rate of a pendulum? Part 3:Does Arc length affect the swing rate of a pendulum? Part 4:Does Length affect the swing rate of a pendulum. It asks why was it ...

### physics

A 0.480 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 3.10 m/s. (b) When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make with the vertical? The cable of the pendulum is 80 cm or .8m.

### physics

A 0.480 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 3.10 m/s. (b) When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make with the vertical? The cable of the pendulum is 80 cm or .8m.

### MONGU COLLEGE

In a single swing pendulum moves through an angle of 1.92 Radian. (a). Determine the length of arc treated by the pendulum Bob. (b). The area of the sector if the length of the pendulum is 13.2cm.

### MONGU COLLEGE

In a single swing pendulum moves through an angle of 1.92 Radian. (a). Determine the length of arc treated by the pendulum Bob. (b). The area of the sector if the length of the pendulum is 13.2cm.

### science

A simple pendulum with bob of mass m and conducting wire of length L swings(is hanging ) under gravity thro' an angle 2theetha. The earth's magnetic feild component in the direction perpendicular to swing is B. the max potential diff induced across pendulum is?

### HS physics

A 20g rifle bullet traveling 200m/s buries itself in a 3.3kg pendulum hanging on a 3.0m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's maximum displacement.

### mambane

A 10.0g bullet is fired with a speed of 500m/s into a pendulum block of mass 5.00kg, suspended from a cord 0.600m long. Calculate: (a)the vertical height through which the pendulum rises. (b) the initial kinetic energy of the bullet. (c) the kinetic energy of the bullet and ...

### science

why does the period of the pendulum decrease if the length of the pendulum decrease?

### science

A simple pendulum of length 1 metre has a bob of mass 100 grams.It is displaced through an angle 60 degree and then released.Calculate the speed of the bob when the pendulum passes through the mean position.

### Science-Pendulum

The four parts in which I had to go through this investigation was: Part 1: Practice Part 2: Does mass affect the swing rate of a pendulum? Part 3:Does Arc length affect the swing rate of a pendulum? Part 4:Does Length affect the swing rate of a pendulum. It asks why was it ...

### trig

A pendulum is 18 feet long. Its central angle is 44º. The pendulum makes one back and forth swing every 12 seconds. Each minute, the pendulum swings _____ feet. (Answer to the nearest foot.)

### math

The period of a pendulum can be found by using the formula,where L is length of the pendulum in feet and P is the period in seconds.Find the period of a 15-foot pendulum. Round your answer to the nearest hundreth of a second.

### Physics

A 250-gram pendulum bob is initially constrained at a 53 degree angle by two strings. When the horizontal string is cut the pendulum begins to swing. As the pendulum bob passes through its equilibrium position, what will be its velocity?

### Physics

A 250-gram pendulum bob is initially constrained at a 53 degree angle by two strings. When the horizontal string is cut the pendulum begins to swing. As the pendulum bob passes through its equilibrium position, what will be its velocity?

### physics

A girl on a merry-go-round platform holds a pendulum in her hand. The pendulum is 3.7 m from the rotation axis of the platform. The rotational speed of the platform is 0.025 rev/s. It is found that the pendulum hangs at an angle è to the vertical. Find è.

### science

Calculate the period of oscillation of a simple pendulum of length 1.8 m, with a bob of mass 2.2 kg. What assumption is made in this calculation? (g = 9.8 m s - 2) If the bob of this pendulum is pulled aside a horizontal distance of 20cm and released, what will be the values ...

### Physics

A 17 g rifle bullet traveling 220 m/s buries itself in a 3.9 kg pendulum hanging on a 3.0 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement. Horizantal ____ J Vertical _____ J

### Physics- Ballistic pendulum

A simple pendulum is made from a 2 kg. block of wood suspended from a light cord of length 1 m. When the pendulum is hanging in such a way that it is stationary and vertical, a bullet is shot horizontally into the block of wood where it sticks. The bullet has a mass of 1.00 x ...

### Science-Physics

A pendulum with 1kg weight is set in motion from a position .04 m above the lowest point on the path of the weight. What is the kinetic energy of the pendulum at the lowest point?

### physics

A 0.33- kg pendulum bob is attached to a string 1.2 m long and hangs vertically as shown in Figure 1. What is the change in the pendulum bob’s gravitational potential energy as it swings from the lowest point of the pendulum to a point that is 35 degree to the vertical?

### physics

Suppose a simple pendulum is used to measure the acceleration due to gravity at various points on the Earth. If g varies by 0.151 % over the various locations where it is sampled, what is the corresponding variation in the period of the pendulum? Assume that the length of the ...

### Physics

A "seconds pendulum" is one that moves through its equilibrium position once each second. (The period of the pendulum is precisely 2.000 s.) The length of a seconds pendulum is 0.9925 m at Tokyo and 0.9948 m at Cambridge, England. What is the ratio of the free-fall ...

### Pre-Calculus

The Period T, in seconds, of a pendulum depends on the distance, L, in meters, between the pivot and the pendulum's centre of mass. If the initial swing angle is relatively small, the period is given by the radical function T=2pi(sqrtL/g) where g represents acceleration due to...

### Physics - Faucault Pendulum

A Foucault pendulum can be used to demonstrate that earth is rotating. Explain how this is possible. What differences would you notice if you used the pendulum at the North Pole, at Earth's equator, and at altitudes between two points?

### physics

A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 2.0000 s. The temperature rises by 149° C, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the period of the heated pendulum

### Physics

A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 1.45 s. The temperature rises by 142 C°, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the change in the period of the heated pendulum.

### physics

A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 2.15 s. The temperature rises by 133 C°, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the change in the period of the heated pendulum.

### Physics

(a) What is the energy of a pendulum (L = 0.9 m, m = 0.4 kg) oscillating with an amplitude of 4.3 cm? (b) The pendulum's energy loss (due to damping) is replaced in a clock by allowing a 2.3-kg mass to drop 1.0 m in 1 week. What percentage of the pendulum's energy is lost ...

### Math

Movement of Pendulum A pendulum swings through an angle of 20 degree each second. if the pendulum is 40 inches long, how far dose its trip move each second ? arcdistance=radius*angleinradians you are given the radius. arcinradians= 20deg*PI/180

### trigo

A pendulum of length 10 cm has swung so that theta is the radian measure of the angle formed by the pendulum and a vertical line .Show that the number of centimeters in the vertical height of the end of the pendulum above its lowest position is 20 sin squared 1/2 theta...

### math

The length of time that it takes for a pendulum to make one complete swing depends on the length of the pendulum. The time in seconds, T, is related to the length in metres, L, through the equation T=2π√ L/9.8 Write this equation in function notation. (1 mark) State...

### Physics plz help

(a) What is the energy of a pendulum (L = 0.9 m, m = 0.4 kg) oscillating with an amplitude of 4.3 cm? (b) The pendulum's energy loss (due to damping) is replaced in a clock by allowing a 2.3-kg mass to drop 1.0 m in 1 week. What percentage of the pendulum's energy is lost ...

### physics

You have a 0.35 long pendulum attached to the roof inside your car. Your car is travelling at a speed of 1.0 m/s when it hits a concrete wall and stops immediately. If the pendulum is free to swing, to what maximum angle to the vertical does the pendulum swing upon impact?

### Physics

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 ...

### math

The length of time that it takes for a pendulum to make one complete swing depends on the length of the pendulum. The time in seconds, T, is related to the length in meters, L, through the equation: T=2π√((L)/(9.8)) [it is all under square root] Q1: write in ...

### physics

In a ballistic pendulum experiment, projectile 1 results in a maximum height h of the pendulum equal to 2.4 cm. A second projectile causes the pendulum to swing twice as high, h_2 = 4.8 cm. The second projectile was how many times faster than the first?

### Physics

A pendulum bob has a mass of 1kg. The length of the pendulum is 2m. The bob is pulled to one side to an angle of 10degree from the vertical. What is the velocity of the pendulum bob as it swings through it's lowest point? What is angular velocity?

### precal

a pendulum swings back and forth from a string. when it is lying motionless it is y = 6 ft. from a nearby wall. when the pendulum is furthest from the wall, it is 9 ft. it takes 20 seconds to complete one cycle. suppose you start timing the pendulum when it is furthest from ...

### math

The length of time that it takes for a pendulum to make one complete swing depends on the length of the pendulum. The time in seconds, T, is related to the length in metres, L, through the equation T=2π√ L/9.8 State the domain and range of this function. (1 mark) ...

### physics

A pendulum clock has a pendulum shaft made of aluminum which has a coefficient of linear expansion of 24.0*10^-6K^-1. At 22 degrees celsius the period of the swing of the pendulum is 1.00seconds. If the temperature is reduced to 5 degrees celcius, how much time does the clock ...

### physics

A frictionless pendulum of length 3 m swings with an amplitude of 10◦. At its maximum displacement, the potential energy of the pendulum is 10 J. What is the kinetic energy of the pendulum when its potential energy is 5 J? 1. K = 10 J 2. K = 3.3 J 3. K = 6.7 J 4. K = 15 ...

### Algebra 2

The period of a pendulum is the time the pendulum takes to swing back and forth. The function L=0.81t^2 relates the length L in feet of a pendulum to the time t in seconds that it takes to swing back and forth. A convention center has a pendulum that is 80 feet long. Find the ...

### physics

A pendulum consists of a uniform disk with radius r = 10 cm and mass 480 g attached to a uniform rod with length L = 500 mm and mass 175 g. (a) Calculate the rotational inertia of the pendulum about the pivot. (b) What is the distance between the pivot and the center of mass ...

### Physics

A simple pendulum of the length 0.350 m starts from rest at a max displacement of 10 degrees. from equilibrium position. a) At what time will the pendulum be located at an angle of displacement of 8 degrees? b) When will the pendulum return to its starting position?

### physics

A simple pendulum has a mass m and carries a charge q. The pendulum is suspended between the vertical plates of a capacitor of separation distance d. If the string of the pendulum makes an angle θ with the vertical, what is the potential difference between the plates

### physics

A simple pendulum has a mass m and carries a charge q. The pendulum is suspended between the vertical plates of a capacitor of separation distance d. If the string of the pendulum makes an angle θ with the vertical, what is the potential difference between the plates