1. PHYSICS

    In attempting to pass the puck to a teammate, a hockey player gives it an initial speed of 1.43 m/s. However, this speed is inadequate to compensate for the kinetic friction between the puck and the ice. As a result, the puck travels only one-half the distance between the ...
  2. Physics

    The gravitational force of attraction between two students sitting at their desks in physics class is 2.34 ✕ 10^-8 N. If one student has a mass of 45.0 kg and the other student has a mass of 61.6 kg, how far apart are the students sitting?
  3. Physics.

    A block of mass 3m is placed on a frictionless horizontal surface, and a second block of mass m is placed on top of the first block. The surfaces of the blocks are rough. A constant force of magnitude F is applied to the first block. a) Identify the horizontal force that ...
  4. math: percent and fractions

    Can you give me two examples of two realistic percent problems in which the percents are actually nice fractions and the numbers involved are compatible with the fractions. One problem should as for the part, given the whole and the percent. And the other problem should ask ...
  5. Math-Calculus

    Consider two ships which are joined by a cable attached to each ship at the water line. Suppose the two ships are 200 metres apart, with the cable stretched tight and attached to a pulley which is anchored halfway between the ships at a depth of 45 metres. If one ship moves ...
  6. Additional maths

    Given one of the roots of the quadratic equation x^2+kx=12 is one third the other root. Find the possible values of k.
  7. Astronomy

    Two bodies with equal masses orbit the Sun in a circular orbit. If the radii of the two orbits are the same then following is true: a) The orbital period of the two bodies is the same because their masses are the same. b) Their orbital period of the two cannot be the same ...
  8. Math

    two trains are traveling toward each other adjacent tracks. one of the trains 230 feet long and is moving at a speed of 60 miles per hour. The other train is 220 feet long and is traveling at the rate of 70 miles per hour. Find the time interval between the moment the trains ...
  9. physics

    Two capacitors have the same plate separation, but one has square plates and the other has circular plates. The square plates are a length L on each side, and the diameter of the circular plate is L. The capacitors have the same capacitance because they contain different ...
  10. physics

    . The space shuttle typically orbits 400 km above the earth's surface. The earth has a mass of 5.98 × 1024 kg and a radius of 6,380 km. A) How much would a 2000 kg part for the space station weigh when it has been lifted to that orbit in the shuttle's cargo bay? B) What is ...
  11. Physics

    The space shuttle typically orbits 400 km above the earth's surface. The earth has a mass of 5.98 × 1024 kg and a radius of 6,380 km. A) How much would a 2000 kg part for the space station weigh when it has been lifted to that orbit in the shuttle's cargo bay? B) What is the ...
  12. Physics

    Two carts with the same mass are pushed together with a compressed spring between them. When the carts are let go, both move apart, from the spring force. Which will move with a higher speed? What will be the total momentum of the system be? Two cars, one with mass m and the ...
  13. physics

    a) You are sitting at the center of the back seat of a car without seat belts and friction is low. The car suddenly makses a right turn. Describe what happens to you. WHich of Newton's laws is applicable? The car would be goind straight before the turn so when it suddenly ...
  14. math

    In a group of 9 coins, one is fake and weighs slightly more. What is the fewest number of times you need to use a pan balance to find the counterfeit coins? (A pan balance is a scale used to measure weights, where weights are placed in two pans. The heaviest pan will go down ...
  15. Physics

    A Venturi flow meter is used to measure the the flow velocity of a water main. The water main has a diameter of 30.0 cm, and the constriction has a diameter of 10.0 cm. The two vertical pipes are open at the top, and the difference in water level between them is 3.0 m. Find ...
  16. Physics Classical Mechanics

    A person of mass m2= 85.0 kg is standing on a rung, one third of the way up a ladder of length d= 3.0 m. The mass of the ladder is m1= 15.0 kg, uniformly distributed. The ladder is initially inclined at an angle θ= 35.0∘ with respect to the horizontal. Assume that ...
  17. help!

    Can you please give me one of them so I cansolve for the other one?PLease! The general formula for a straight line is y = mx + b. Just plug the points into the equation to arrive at two equations. 6=2m+b 10=4m+b you have two equations and two unknowns. Solve them ...
  18. Physics

    Imagine a fender bender between a large truck and a small car. During the impact, Choose one answer. a. the truck exerts a greater amount of force on the car than the car exerts on the truck b. the car exerts a greater amount of force on the truck than the truck exerts on the ...
  19. Earth Science

    Two locations, one in northern canada and one in the southwestern United states, recive the same amount of precipitation each year. The location in canada is classified as a humid climate. Why would the location in the United states be classified as an arid climate?
  20. phy

    1 What is the gravitational field strength at a height h above the surface of the Earth? R is the radius of the earth gR2(R+h)2 gR(R+h) Rg(R−h) R2g(R−h)2 2 The instrument used for experimental determination of the value of the universal gravitational constant G is ...
  21. physics

    1 What is the gravitational field strength at a height h above the surface of the Earth? R is the radius of the earth gR2(R+h)2 gR(R+h) Rg(R−h) R2g(R−h)2 2 The instrument used for experimental determination of the value of the universal gravitational constant G is ...
  22. algerbra 1

    Antartica comprises about 10.5% of the total land area on earth. antartica has a surface area of about 5,400,000 square miles. what is the total land area on earth? write an equation and slove.
  23. Math

    The weight of an object on the planet Mercury is about 2/5 the weight of that object on the Earth. An object that weighs 30 pounds on Earth would weigh how many pounds on Mercury? Need solution because I think it is 7.5 but my parents think the answer is 12. Thank you.
  24. math

    these marbles are placed in a bag and two of them are randomly drawn what is the probability of drawing two pink marbles if the first one is placed back in the bag before the second draw thebag has 10 marbles.2 yellow.3 pink.5 blue
  25. math

    these marbles are placed in a bag and two of them are randomly drawn what is the probability of drawing two pink marbles if the first one is placed back in the bag before the second draw thebag has 10 marbles.2 yellow.3 pink.5 blue
  26. math

    these marbles are placed in a bag and two of them are randomly drawn what is the probability of drawing two pink marbles if the first one is placed back in the bag before the second draw thebag has 10 marbles.2 yellow.3 pink.5 blue
  27. Physics

    Two blocks (M1 = 2.57 kg and M2 = 6.71 kg) are in contact on a frictionless, horizontal tabletop. An external force, $\vec{F}$, is applied to block 1, and the two blocks are moving with a constant acceleration of 2.59 m/s2. What is the contact force between the blocks? What is...
  28. math 117

    Can some help me with this appendix please. Thank you Pay attention to the units of measure. You may have to convert from feet to miles several times in this assignment. You can use 1 mile = 5,280 feet for your conversions. 1. Many people know that the weight of an object ...
  29. Physics

    Satellites A and B are in circular orbits, with A two and a half times as far from earth's center as B. How do their orbital periods compare?
  30. physics

    extrapolation is the process whereby we extend an established numerical relationship between two variables beyond the limits of our observed and recorded data. why extrapolation would not be useful and wise to use in force-elongation graph? In force-elongation, as one ...
  31. History

    Which of the following was the provision in the Treaty of Paris 1763? A. All French land in North America was to be given to England B. All French land in North America was to be given to Spain C. All French lands west of the Mississippi and Louisana were to be given to ...
  32. statistics

    Six cards-ace, king, queen of hearts; ace, king of diamonds; and king of clubs-are all placed face down a table. One card is to be selected at random. Find the probability: a) of an ace, given that a diamond was turned b) of an ace, given that a club was turned c) of a heart, ...
  33. Math

    Two people are holding a box. One person exerts a force of 140 pounds at an angle of 65.5 degrees with the horizontal. The other person exerts a force of 115 pounds at an angle of 58.3 degrees with the horizontal. Find the net weight of the box.
  34. Algebra

    I've been looking for help on setting up this part of my homework so that I could finish it. If anyone can help, please do. Part 1: Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that the weight of an object on Earth also varies ...
  35. History

    Would reconstruction of the south be considered a success or failure based on the fact that the south's goal was to fight for slavery and the north's goal was to mantain the union. keeping in mind, both wanted the right to make their own decisions.
  36. Adverb Objects CHECK PLEASE

    Thanks for checking my answers 1. D 2. C 3. C 4. C 5. D 1. Which words make up the adverb phrase in this sentence? After his speech,the politician greeted his supporters. A. his supporters B. greeted his C. the politician D. After his speech 2. Which words make up the adverb ...
  37. physics

    At the surface of Mars, the acceleration due to gravity is 3.72 m/s^2. A watermelon has a mass of 4.5 kg here on Earth. a) What is its weight here on earth? b) What is its mass in Mars? c)What is its weight in Mars?
  38. Math

    The weight of an object on the planet Mercury is about 2/5 the weight of that object on the Earth. An object that weighs 30 pounds on Earth would weigh how many pounds on Mercury?
  39. physiscs

    if the largest mass that you could lift on earth is 150 Kg. What is the largest mass you could lift on the moon. My work 150kg/10NKg x/1.6Nkg on earth on the moon =24 kg on the moon
  40. Physics

    A smooth circular hoop with a radius of 0.400 m is placed flat on the floor. A 0.450-kg particle slides around the inside edge of the hoop. The particle is given an initial speed of 8.50 m/s. After one revolution, its speed has dropped to 4.00 m/s because of friction with the ...
  41. Science-please help

    The gravitational force of the Earth acting on an object with more mass is stronger than the force on a smaller mass object of the same size, yet they both fall at the same rate of increasing speed (i.e. balls of different masses but with similar sizes fall to the ground at ...
  42. physics

    At what distance is the electrostatic force between two protons equal to the weight of one proton?
  43. Math

    You start a search for a buried object by marking the center of a filed as (0,0), with coordinates giving distances in yards. Coordinates to the north or east are positive and coordinates to the south or west are negative. You find nothing at (-12,8), so you try a likely-...
  44. Physics

    A ferry is crossing a river. The ferry is headed due north with a speed of 2.8 m/s relative to the water and the river’s velocity is 4.9 m/s to the east. a) What is magnitude of the boat’s velocity relative to Earth
  45. Physics

    A ferry is crossing a river. The ferry is headed due north with a speed of 2.8 m/s relative to the water and the river’s velocity is 4.9 m/s to the east. a) What is magnitude of the boat’s velocity relative to Earth
  46. physics

    A strip of rubber originally 75 mm long is stretched until it is 100 mm long. a.What is the tensile strain b.Why has the answer no units? c.The greatest tensile stress which steel of a particular sort of a particular sort can withstand without breaking is about 10>9 N m>...
  47. Physics

    Four identical 12µC charges are placed at the corners of a square of sides 44 cm, with one additional 12µC charge placed at the center. Find the electric potential at the midpoint of one of the sides.
  48. Reiny! Reiny! Reiny! Answer Check and HW Help!

    Translate to a system of equations and solve: 1) The sum of two numbers is 36. One number is 2 more than the other. Find the numbers. Answer: (17,19) 2) Find two numbers whose sum is 66 and whose difference is 18. Answer: (37,29) These ones I am not sure of: 3) The difference ...
  49. physics

    Three horizontal forces (the only horizontal one) act on a box sitting on a floor. One force (F1) acts due east and has a magnitude of 150 lb. A second force (F2) has an easterly component at 30.0 lb and a southerly component at 40.0 lb. The box remains at rest. Sketch the two...
  50. calculus

    Two cars, one traveling north and one traveling west, collide at an intersection.The resulting momentum of the two cars together after the collision is 32 000 kg . m/s N30degreesW. Find the momentum of each car before the collision.
  51. Check my answers?

    A. 75 % B. 12.5% C. 25% D. 3.13% E. 9.38% 3. what percentage of land on the earths surface is inhospital lands? - B 4. what percentage of earths surface is covered by land? - C 5. what percentage of land on earth is usable, for living on, but not for agriculture/farming?-D 6. ...
  52. physics

    Earthquakes are essentially sound waves—called seismic waves—traveling through the earth. Because the earth is solid, it can support both longitudinal and transverse seismic waves. The speed of longitudinal waves, called P waves, is 7800m/s . Transverse waves, called S ...
  53. physics

    A ferry is crossing a river. If the ferry is headed due North with speed of 2.5m/s relative to the water and the river's velocity is 3 m/s to the east, what will the boat's velocity be relative to Earth?
  54. Science

    Find your mass if a scale on Earth reads 650N when you stand on it.
  55. Science

    where can i find a good site that will show me the change's of the earth's atmosphere?
  56. science

    churvas mass is 66kg. find his weight on earth and on the moon.
  57. science

    churvas mass is 66kg. find his weight on earth and on the moon.
  58. physics

    find the moment of inertia of the earth. Radius is 6,000 km and mass is 6 x 10^24 kg
  59. physics

    Find the density of the earth if its mass is 6×10^3kg and radius is 6.4×10^3km
  60. college physics

    In the figure below, two point particles are fixed on an x axis separated by a distance d. Particle A has mass mA and particle B has mass 2.00mA. A third particle C, of mass 90.0mA, is to be placed on the x axis and near particles A and B. In terms of distance d, at what x ...
  61. math

    A 1000·kg car traveling with a velocity of 13·m/s north collides head-on with a 2000·kg truck traveling with a velocity of 17·m/s south. Immediately after the collision, the velocity of the car is 11·m/s south. Taking north as the positive direction, what is the velocity ...
  62. math

    Two taps of various or different diameter can fill a tank in 9 and 3/8 hours. The tap of larger diameter takes 10 hrs less than the smaller one to fill the tank separately.Find the time in which each tap can separately fill the tank.
  63. physics

    Two charges q1 = 2e and q2 = - 4e are placed on the x-axis at points (0; 0) and (a; 0) respectively. (a) What is the magnitude and direction of the electrostatic force on q2 due to q1? (b) Suppose a third charge q3 = -e is introduced at the location (b; 0) such that b > a. ...
  64. physics

    A block of mass 4.0 kg is put on top of a block of mass M = 6.0 kg. To cause the top block to slip on the bottom one, while the bottom one is held fixed, a horizontal force of at least 19 N must be applied to the top block. The assembly of blocks is now placed on a horizontal...
  65. Chemistry

    I did a back titration with an unknown carbonate and using the average % carbonate (by mass) which I found to be 27.40% and appropriate calculation decided where the unknown is an alkali metal carbonate or an alkaline earth metal carbonate. I have no idea how to tell the ...
  66. physics

    THe steering wheel of a car has a diameter of 60cm and turns a shaft 4cm in diameter (a) If a 90nt force is needed to turn the wheel, what torque is exerted on the wheel? (b) What force is applied tangentially to the surface of the shaft?
  67. Physics

    Can you explain the solutions steps by steps? Because i really don't understand when i revise it now. Thanks. The lines CA & CB are lines of greatest slope of two smooth fixed planes that intersect in a horizontal line through C. AB is horizontal & 5 m long. BC=3m & CA=4m. ...
  68. geology (science)

    how does the earth's four subsystems (lithosphere, hydrosphere, biospehere, atmosphere) interact with one another?
  69. Geography.

    How does the tilt of the earth's axis explain changes in temperature from one season to another in the temperate zone?
  70. geology

    True or False: Sand dunes are one of the most stable features on the Earth's surface.
  71. physics

    A 2 μC charge is placed at × = 1 m while a second 2 μC Charge is placed at x=-1. Find (a) the electric field at y = 0.5 m, and (b) the electric force a -3 μC charge placed at y=0.5 m.
  72. earth

    the blank is located between the island? what is in the blank?
  73. trig

    two trains leave Kansas City at the same time. Train A is traveling due north at 55 mph, train B is traveling west at the rate of 65 mph. Find the distance between the two trains two hours later and the bearing of train B from train A.
  74. Pre Calc!

    Two ships, one sailing at 30 km/hr and the other at 45 km/hr, left port at the same time. Three hours later they were 120 km apart. If you had to find the angle between their courses an equation that could be used to solve this problem is:
  75. Chemistry (Orbital help needed)

    I just want to make sure I'm doing this right... (Numbers in brackets are the square roots or electrons) "How many orbitals are completely filled in an atom that has 12 electrons? The electron configuration is 1s[2]2s[2]2p[6]3s[2]?" It would be 2 right? I'm thinking it takes 1...
  76. Physics

    A rope is wound round a fixed cylinder of radius r so as to make n complete turns . Show that if one end of the rope is held by a force f, a force f e^2(pi)nu must be applied to the other end to produce slipping,where u is the coeff. of friction between rope and cylinder.
  77. Physics

    [Young & Freedman, 3-12] A military airplane on a routine training mission is flying horizontally (in the positive x-direction) at a speed of 120. m/s and accidently drops a bomb (fortunately not armed) at an elevation of 2090 m. Air resistance may be ignored and answer with ...
  78. Biology

    These are true and false questions and I want to make sure that I got them right. 1. A water molecule is held together by two single polar covalent bonds. False 2. Because oxygen has a greater electronegativity than hydrogen, water molecules are polar with two partial negative...
  79. Physics

    In a television picture tube, electrons are accelerated by thousands of volts through a vacuum. If a television set were laid on its back, would electrons be able to move upward against the force of gravity? What potential diffrence , acting over a distance of 3.0 cm, would be...
  80. physics

    A puck on a horizontal, frictionless surface is attached to a string that wraps around a pole of finite radius, as shown in the figure . As the puck moves along the spiral path, does its speed increase, decrease, or stay the same?
  81. Physics

    On June 9, 1988, Sergei Bubka broke the world pole-vaulting record for the 8th time in four years by attaining a height of 6.14 m. How long did it take Bubka to return to the ground from the highest part of his vault?
  82. Conversions!

    1. The price of gold is 200 dollars/oz. How much did 1 g of gold cost that day? (1 oz = 28.4 g)Use dimensional analysis. 2. How many minutes does it take light from the sun to reach Earth? (Distance from sun to Earth is 93 million mi, speed of light= 3 x 10^8 m/s) Use ...
  83. physics

    A space station is shaped like a ring and rotates to simulate gravity. If the radius of the space station is 150 m, at what frequency must it rotate so that it simulates Earth's gravity? [Hint: The apparent weight of the astronauts must be the same as their weight on Earth.] ...
  84. biology

    What regulary hit the earth for the first 600 million years of existence? What do scientists call this period of time? - Aseroids, and meteors hit the earth.What do scientists called this period of time ? I need help answer this question please. If the first question is right ?
  85. physics

    how many electrons drift past a point on for 10 minutes current is 0.2 A.the charge on one electrons 1.6*10^-1
  86. Physics

    Four identical masses of 800kg each are placed at the corners of a square whose side length is 10.0cm. What is the net gravitational force (magnitude and direction) on one of the masses, due to the other three? I think I have to separate the four masses but I'm not sure how to...
  87. AP Physics

    An object has a mass of 80 kg on earth. the acceleration of gravity on Mars is about 1/4 of the acceleration of gravity on Earth. What is the weight of the object on Mars?
  88. PHYSICS

    assume you have a mass of 100 kg on earth. on the moon, where the gravitation of the moon is 1/6 gravitation of the earth, what is your mass on the moon and what is your weight on the moon
  89. Science

    A day on Pluto lasts 6.39 times longer than a day in earth.If an Earth day lasts 24 hour how many hours is a day in Pluto?
  90. Physics

    The gravitational constant for Earth is gE = 9.8m/s2. The gravitational constant for the planet Mongo is 20 m/s2. If an object has a weight of 10 lbs on earth, what is its weight on Mongo?
  91. Science

    Does the Earth and moon have large molten core or only 1 of them does? I think the Earth only has large molten core
  92. math

    An ant weights about 2*10 to the fifth power pounds. There are about 1*10 to the 15 power ants on Earth. How many pounds of ants are on Earth
  93. Physics

    Can you please provide me a starting point for these two questions Question One: Three charges are located on the +x axis as follows: q1 = +26 µC at x = 0 m, q2 = +13 µC at x = +2.0 m, and q3 = +42 µC at x = +3.5 m. (a) Find the electrostatic force (magnitude and direction...
  94. Physics

    two lenses,one converging with focal length 20.0 cm and one diverging with focal length -10.0 cm , are placed 25.0 cm apart. An object is placed 60.0 cm in front of the converging lens. Determine A) The position and B) the magnification of the final image formed.C)Sketch a ray...
  95. trig

    A man is between two tall buildings 8m away from the taller building. If the angle of the top of the building from where he stans bears N 8degrees W for the taller one and N 12degrees E for other. How far is he from the other building if the taller building is 6/5 as to the other
  96. science

    In experiments involving a pithball electroscope, what causes the pithball to move? I believe the answer is B A. The pith material always holds a natural positive charge, and it is attracted to other charged objects. B. Electrons jump onto or off the neutral ball when a ...
  97. Reading

    in which hemisphere do you find both north america and south america
  98. Physics

    In a sporting goods store you see what appears to be two identical life preservers of the same size. One is filled with Styrofoam and the other one is filled with lead pellets. If you submerge these life preservers in the water, upon which is the buoyant force greater? Upon ...
  99. physics

    On the Apollo 14 mission to the moon, astronaut Alan Shepard hit a golf ball with a golf club improvised from a tool. The free-fall acceleration on the moon is 1/6 of its value on earth. Suppose he hits the ball with a speed of 25 m/s at an angle of 28° above the horizontal...
  100. PHYSICS!!!

    Hooke's law describes a certain light spring of unstressed length 36.0 cm. When one end is attached to the top of a door frame and a 6.40 kg object is hung from the other end, the length of the spring is 44.00 cm. (a) Find its spring constant I found the correct answer to be k...
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