# kinetic friction

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**Physics**

A 60.5-kg person, running horizontally with a velocity of +3.76 m/s, jumps onto a 10.4-kg sled that is initially at rest. (a) Ignoring the effects of friction during the collision, find the velocity of the sled and person as they move away. m/s (b) The sled and person coast 30...

**physics**

A crate of mass 55.6 kg is being transported on the flatbed of a pickup truck. The coefficient of static friction between the crate and the trucks flatbed is 0.330, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.320. (b) The truck barely exceeds this acceleration and then moves ...

**physics**

A 60.0 kg person, running horizontally with a velocity of 3.80 m/s, jumps onto a 12.0 kg sled that is initially at rest. a) Ignoring the effects of friction during the collision, find the velocity of the sled and person as they move away. b) The sled and person coast 30.0 m on...

**Physics**

A 75.0 kg object is on an incline of 30 degrees horizontally. I have to calculate several things from this, and I need help with some of them. I have to find the following: 1. Static coefficient of friction 2. Kinetic coefficient of friction 3. Gravitational force 4. Normal ...

**URGENT! Physics**

A boy shoves his stuffed toy zebra down a friction-less chute, starting at a height of 1.07 m above the bottom of the chute and with an initial speed of 1.87 m/s. The toy animal emerges horizontally from the bottom of the chute and continues sliding along a horizontal surface ...

**Physics**

A 8.70-kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.400. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator is (a) stationary, N (b) accelerating upward with an ...

**Physics**

A 2.20-kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.480. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator is (a) stationary, (b) accelerating upward with an ...

**physics**

A 3.50-kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.330. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator is (a) stationary, (b) accelerating upward with an ...

**Physics (46)**

A 4.67-kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.446. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator is (a) stationary, (b) accelerating upward with an ...

**physics**

A 4.85-kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.440. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator is (a) stationary, (b) accelerating upward with an ...

**physics**

A 6.01-kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.291. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator is (a) stationary, (b) accelerating upward with an ...

**Physics**

A 4.51-kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.382. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator is (a) stationary, (b) accelerating upward with an ...

**physics**

A 9.90-kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.372. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator is (a) stationary, (b) accelerating upward with an ...

**physics**

A 9.90-kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.372. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator is (a) stationary, (b) accelerating upward with an ...

**Physics**

A 8.06-kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.402. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator is (a) accelerating upward with an acceleration whose ...

**physics**

A crate of mass 55.6 kg is being transported on the flatbed of a pickup truck. The coefficient of static friction between the crate and the trucks flatbed is 0.330, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.320. (a) The truck accelerates forward on level ground. What is the...

**physics homework 1**

A 4.67-kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.446. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator is (a) stationary, (b) accelerating upward with an ...

**physics**

The coefficient of kinetic friction for a 25 -kg bobsled on a track is 0.10.What force is required to push it down a 6.0^\circ incline and achieve a speed of 67 km/h at the end of 75 {\rm m}?

**physics**

a bar is pushed so that it slides across the floor. how far will it go, given the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.25, and the push imparts an initial speed of 2.5m/s?

**Physics**

A man pulls a 50 kg box with an acceleration of 2m/s^2 across the floor. He applies a 200 N force at an angle of 30 degrees what is the coefficient of the kinetic friction?

**Physics**

The 3.1 kg box shown below slides with a constant speed down an incline at an angle of θ = 28.0° to the horizontal. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction?

**Physics**

a 35 kg child slides down a 26 degree incline. the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.33. what is her speed after sliding for 2.5 seconds starting from rest?

**Physics**

A 9.60 g coin is placed 10.7 cm from the center of a turntable. The coin has a coefficient of static friction of 0.80 and a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.60 with the turntable. The turntable's angular velocity slowly speeds up until the coin starts to slide off. ...

**Physics**

A 6.80 g coin is placed 10.0 cm from the center of a turntable. The coin has a coefficient of static friction of 0.80 and a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.60 with the turntable. The turntable's angular velocity slowly speeds up until the coin starts to slide off. ...

**Physical Science**

Can someone please check these answers for me? Write T for True or F for False for each statement: 1.Kinetic energy is the energy of motion - T 2.Kinetic energy doesn't depend on an object's direction. - T 3.When an object stops moving, its kinetic energy is zero. - T 4.As the...

**physics**

A 1600 kg car moves along a horizontal road at speed v0 = 13.3 m/s. The road is wet, so the static friction coefficient between the tires and the road is only μs = 0.21 and the kinetic friction coefficient is even lower, μk = 0.147. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8...

**Science**

which of the following is true about kinetic energy select all that apply A as an objects speed increases kinetic energy decreases B only moving objects have kinetic energy ••• C kinetic energy increases as an objects height increases D kinetic energy depends on an ...

**physics**

A 20.0 kg box slides down a 12.0 m long incline at an angle of 3.0 degrees with the horizontal. A force of 50.0 N is applied to the box to try to pull it up the incline. The applied force makes an angle of 0.00 degrees to the incline. If the incline has a coefficient of ...

**physics**

A 20.0 kg box slides down a 12.0 m long incline at an angle of 3.0 degrees with the horizontal. A force of 50.0 N is applied to the box to try to pull it up the incline. The applied force makes an angle of 0.00 degrees to the incline. If the incline has a coefficient of ...

**physics**

1. A student is dragging a 5 kg box along the floor. He pulls on the rope with a 25 Newton force. The rope is 37 degrees above horizontal. As the box slides 10 meters, it goes from a speed of 3 m/s to a speed of 7 m/s. a.) calculate the normal force on the box b.) calculate ...

**physics**

A slide-loving pig slides down a certain 35 degree slide in twice the time it would take to slide down a frictionless 35 degree slide. What is the coefficient of kinetice friction between the pig and the slide? I know that when the coefficent of kinetic fricition is zero t=1/2...

**physics**

box full of books rests on a wooden floor. The normal force the floor exerts on the box is 235 N. a) You push horizontally on the box with a force of 121 N, but it refuses to budge. What can you say about the coefficient of static friction between the box and the floor? (b) If...

**PHYSICS : )**

A flight attendant pulls her 69.1 N flight bag a distance of 280 m along a level airport floor at a constant velocity. The force she exerts is 32.7 N at an angle of 50.2◦ above the horizontal. Find the work done by the force of friction on the flight bag. Answer in units...

**Physics**

A 1000N crate is being pushed across a level floor at a constant speed by a force F of 300N at an angle of 20.0 degrees. (a) What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate and the floor? (b) If the 300-N force is instead pulling the block at an angle of 20.0 ...

**Physics**

A 1000N crate is being pushed across a level floor at a constant speed by a force F of 300N at an angle of 20.0 degrees. (a) What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the crate and the floor? (b) If the 300-N force is instead pulling the block at an angle of 20.0 ...

**physics**

A dockworker loading crates on a ship finds that a 21-kg crate, initially at rest on a horizontal surface, requires a 70-N horizontal force to set it in motion. However, after the crate is in motion, a horizontal force of 51 N is required to keep it moving with a constant ...

**physics**

A dockworker loading crates on a ship finds that a 21-kg crate, initially at rest on a horizontal surface, requires a 70-N horizontal force to set it in motion. However, after the crate is in motion, a horizontal force of 51 N is required to keep it moving with a constant ...

**Physics**

A box is pushed down an incline from point A to point B by a force F (and also under the influence of its weight). The distance from A to B, along the ramp, is 5.0 m. The force F is parallel to the incline, as shown, and has a magnitude of 2.0 N. The force of kinetic friction ...

**physics**

a book,initially at rest is pushed along a horizontal table top by a horizontal force of 2N. After 1s it has been moved 1.5m. The force of friction is 0.4N a.how much work is done on the book by the 2N force? b.how much work is done on the book by friction? c.what is the books...

**Physics**

A 275 kg piano slides 4.0 m down a 30° incline and is kept from accelerating by a man who is pushing back on it parallel to the incline. The effective coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.40. a) Calculate the magnitude of the force exerted by the man. b) Calculate the work ...

**Physics**

A 275 kg piano slides 4.0 m down a 30° incline and is kept from accelerating by a man who is pushing back on it parallel to the incline. The effective coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.40. a) Calculate the magnitude of the force exerted by the man. b) Calculate the work ...

**physics**

A mass m = 17.0 kg is pulled along a horizontal floor with NO friction for a distance d =5.1 m. Then the mass is pulled up an incline that makes an angle è = 30.0° with the horizontal and has a coefficient of kinetic friction ìk = 0.34. The entire time the massless rope ...

**physic**

Hi! I try already but, the answer is wrong could you help me to fix it out. A sledge loaded with bricks has a total mass of 17.8 kg and is pulled at constant speed by a rope inclined at 20.8° above the horizontal. The sledge moves a distance of 20.6 m on a horizontal surface...

**physics**

A professor drives off with his car (mass 840 kg), but forgot to take his coffee mug (mass 0.37 kg) off the roof. The coefficient of static friction between the mug and the roof is 0.7, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.4. What is the maximum acceleration of the car...

**physics**

A professor drives off with his car (mass 840 kg), but forgot to take his coffee mug (mass 0.37 kg) off the roof. The coefficient of static friction between the mug and the roof is 0.7, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.4. What is the maximum acceleration of the car...

**physics**

A professor drives off with his car (mass 800 kg), but forgot to take his coffee mug (mass 0.35 kg) off the roof. The coefficient of static friction between the mug and the roof is 1.1, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.5. What is the maximum acceleration of the car...

**physics**

A professor drives off with his car (mass 850 kg), but forgot to take his coffee mug (mass 0.39 kg) off the roof. The coefficient of static friction between the mug and the roof is 0.7, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.4. What is the maximum acceleration of the car...

**PHYSICS**

I don't know where to start solving this question. Please help! A 320 kg piano slides 3.7 m down a 32 degree incline and is kept from accelerating by a man who is pushing back on it parallel to the incline. The effective coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.39. Calculate the ...

**physic**

Find the acceleration reached by each of the two objects shown in figure below if the coefficient of kinetic friction between the 7.00 kg object and the plane is 0.270.

**physics**

A box is sliding down a ramp sloping 25° above the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.15. What is the acceleration? The answer is 2.8 m/s^2. How can this be solved with out mass?

**physics**

Find the horizontal distance the skier travels before coming to rest if the incline also has a coefficient of kinetic friction equal to 0.228

**physics**

If the coefficient of kinetic friction between tires and dry pavement is 0.800, what is the shortest distance in which an automobile can be stopped by locking the brakes when traveling at 25.7 ?

**physics**

Qualitatively explain how you would expect the kinetic energy to change as a glider slides down an inclined air track, where friction is negligible.

**physics**

If the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.25 , how much horizontal force is needed to pull each of the following masses along a rough desk at a constant speed? A) 25 kg

**Physics**

The coefficient of kinetic friction for a 34.3 kg bobsleigh on a track is 0.150. What external force is required to push it down a 5.60° incline and achieve a speed of 60.12 km/h at the end of 75.2m ?

**Physics**

A crate with a mass of 40 kg is being dragged along a horizontal floor at a constant velocity by an applied force of 180 N. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction? (g = 10 m/s2

**physics**

If the coefficient of kinetic friction between tires and dry pavement is 0.800, what is the shortest distance in which an automobile can be stopped by locking the brakes when traveling at 25.6m/s ?

**Physics**

A box is given a push up a 26.0° incline. When it reaches the bottom again it is only going 0.51 its original speed. Find the coefficient of kinetic friction.

**physics**

A 58.4-kg person, running horizontally with a velocity of +3.84 m/s, jumps onto a 10.7-kg sled that is initially at rest. (a) Ignoring the effects of friction during the collision, find the velocity of the sled and person as they move away. (Indicate the direction with the ...

**RE: PHYSICS**

A stationary block explodes into two pieces L and R that slide across a frictionless floor and then into regions with friction, where they stop. Piece L, with a mass of 2.0 kg, encounters a coefficient of kinetic friction µL = 0.40 and slides to a stop in distance dL = 0.15 m...

**Physics**

A 1750 kg van is travelling down a 10 degrees inclined road at a speed of 6 m/s. If the driver brakes suddenly causing the wheels to lock, determine the distance L his tyres will skid on the road. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the wheels and the road is 0.5. (a) ...

**Science**

A 1750 kg van is travelling down a 10 degrees inclined road at a speed of 6 m/s. If the driver brakes suddenly causing the wheels to lock, determine the distance L his tyres will skid on the road. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the wheels and the road is k=0.5...

**Physics**

Starting from rest, a 11.50 kg suitcase slides 3.18 m down a frictionless ramp inclined at 40° from the floor. The suitcase then slides an additional 5.22 m along the floor before coming to a stop. (a) Determine the suitcase's speed at the bottom of the ramp. (b) Determine ...

**physics**

Starting from rest, a 11.70 kg suitcase slides 3.14 m down a frictionless ramp inclined at 40° from the floor. The suitcase then slides an additional 4.68 m along the floor before coming to a stop. (a) Determine the suitcase's speed at the bottom of the ramp. (b) Determine ...

**Physics**

You want to push a 66-kg box up a 30° ramp. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the ramp and the box is 0.35. With what magnitude force parallel to the ramp should you push on the box so that it moves up the ramp at a constant speed? N Physics - bobpursley, Thursday, ...

**Physics**

A 940 kg car moves along a horizontal road at speed v0 = 16.8 m/s. The road is wet, so the static friction coefficient between the tires and the road is only μs = 0.196 and the kinetic friction coefficient is even lower, μk = 0.1372. The acceleration of gravity is 9....

**Physics**

A 1400 kg car moves along a horizontal road at speed v0 = 21.4 m/s. The road is wet, so the static friction coefficient between the tires and the road is only μs = 0.127 and the kinetic friction coefficient is even lower, μk = 0.0889. The acceleration of gravity is 9...

**Physics**

A bullet of mass 1.9×10−3 kg embeds itself in a wooden block with mass 0.987 kg, which then compresses a spring (k = 120 N/m) by a distance 3.5×10−2 m before coming to rest. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and table is 0.42. What ...

**Physics**

If the acceleration of this block is 5m/s/s, what is the coiefficient of kinetic friction? 20kg at 60 degrees. _ _ _ _ -------------60 degrees

**Physics**

Two objects are mocing about so that their total momentum is zero. What can be said about their kinetic energy? Choose the most descriptive answer. a. the kinetic energy must be greater than zero b. the kinetic energy must be negative c. the kinetic energy must be equal to or ...

**physics**

An block of mass m , starting from rest, slides down an inclined plane of length L and angle θ with respect to the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the inclined surface is μ1 . At the bottom of the incline, the block slides along ...

**physics**

An block of mass m , starting from rest, slides down an inclined plane of length L and angle θ with respect to the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the inclined surface is μ1 . At the bottom of the incline, the block slides along ...

**Physics**

Problem 3- A 12 kg stone slides down a snow-covered hill, leaving point A with a speed of 10 m/s . There is no friction on the hill between points A and B, but there is friction on the level ground at the bottom of the hill, between B and the wall. After entering the rough ...

**physics**

A 17 kg block is dragged over a rough, hor- izontal surface by a constant force of 170 N acting at an angle of angle 32.1◦ above the horizontal. The block is displaced 33.9 m, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.199. a] find the work done by 170N b] find the ...

**physic**

Please help me I have no idea how to do this problem at all. Question:A sledge loaded with bricks has a total mass of 17.8 kg and is pulled at constant speed by a rope inclined at 20.8° above the horizontal. The sledge moves a distance of 20.6 m on a horizontal surface. The ...

**Physics**

A horizontal force of magnitude 30.0 N pushes a block of mass 3.85 kg a distance of 3.00 m across a floor, where the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.600 a.)How much work is done by that applied force on the block-floor system? b.)During that displacement, the thermal ...

**Science...Please help**

What is friction? Can you give me some examples? -THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR HELP! friction: Ever have a pinwheel and move it through the wind? Friction makes the wheel turn. Ever on a bike an press the brake? Friction makes the wheel stop. Friction is the force where it stops ...

**physics**

A 11.0 box is released on a 37 incline and accelerates down the incline at 0.25 .What is the coefficient of kinetic friction?

**math**

if I know the kinetic friction and the weight of the chair how do I find the force I need to push the chair ?

**Physics**

A crate of mass 100kg is at rest on a horizontal floor. The coefficient of static friction between the crate and the floor is 0.4, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.3. A horizontal force, F, or magnitude 350N is applied to the crate. Which of the following is true? ...

**Physics multiple choice questions**

1. Which of the following energy transformations best describes the operation of a solar powered battery charger? (a) electrical energy --> thermal energy --> kinetic energy (b) nuclear energy --> potential energy --> chemical energy (c) thermal energy --> ...

**Physics multiple choice questions**

1. Which of the following energy transformations best describes the operation of a solar powered battery charger? (a) electrical energy --> thermal energy --> kinetic energy (b) nuclear energy --> potential energy --> chemical energy (c) thermal energy --> ...

**Physics**

A crate with a total mass of 18.0 kg is pulled by a person along the floor at a constant speed by a rope. The rope is inclined at 20 degree above the horizontal, and the crate moves 20.0 m on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the floor and the ...

**physics**

Friction converts kinetic energy to potential energy?

**Physics**

A block of mass m = 5.0 kg is pulled along a rough horizontal surface by a rope as sketched in the figure below. ( rope is at a 30 degree angle from the horizontal) The tension in the rope is 50 N, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the surface is &#...

**physics**

A dog sled team is pulling a sled across a flat patch of snow. The total force exerted by the four dogs is 475 N (applied horizontally). The sled (with driver on it) weighs 350 kg. and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the ground is (a) What is the ...

**Physics**

In the 1950s, an experimental train that had a mass of 2.65 104 kg was powered across a level track by a jet engine that produced a thrust of 5.25 105 N for a distance of 509 m. Assume that air resistance is negligible. (b) Find the change in kinetic energy. J____ (c) Find the...

**phy**

Two crates, of mass m1 = 60 kg and m2 = 130 kg, are in contact and at rest on a horizontal surface (Fig. 4-54). A 620 N force is exerted on the 60 kg crate. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.15.

**phy**

Two crates, of mass m1 = 60 kg and m2 = 130 kg, are in contact and at rest on a horizontal surface (Fig. 4-54). A 620 N force is exerted on the 60 kg crate. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.15.

**college physics**

A box is sliding down a ramp sloping 25° above the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.15. What is the acceleration? The answer is 2.8 m/s^2. How can this be solved with out mass?

**physics**

a 40-N forcee pulls a 4-kg a horizontal distance of 8 meterr. the rope makes an angle of 35 degree with the floor and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.2. what is the work done by each acting on block?

**physics1**

at a playground a child slides that makes a 42 degrees angle with the horizontal direction.The coefficient of kinetic friction for this motion is 0.20 What is the magnitude of her acceleration during her sliding

**Physics**

In the figure below, m1 = 3.8 kg, m2 = 5.2 kg, and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the inclined plane and the 3.8-kg block is μk = 0.3. Find the magnitude of the acceleration of the masses and the tension in the cord.

**physics**

12.5 kg wooden crate with an initial velocity of 2.5 m/s slides across a rough cement floor for 1.7 m before coming to rest. Calculate the coefficient of kinetic friction

**Physics**

Starting from rest, a skier slides 100 m down a 28 degree slope.How much longer does the run take if the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.17 instead of 0?

**physics**

If a rubber tire having a weight of 18.0lbs requires a force of 38.0N to keep it in uniform motion on a level highway find the coefficient of kinetic friction.

**physics**

In the figure, a 4.3 kg block is accelerated from rest by a compressed spring of spring constant 660 N/m. The block leaves the spring at the spring's relaxed length and then travels over a horizontal floor with a coefficient of kinetic friction μk = 0.260. The frictional ...

**physics**

if the kinetic friction on a sliding box (9.5kg) of books was 23.5,what was the total force exerted to slide the box

**Science**

A coffin is given an initial speed of 4.4 m/s up the 17.8º inclined plane with a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.4. How far up the plane will it go?

**physics**

A 280 kg piano slides 4.3 m down a 30° incline and is kept from accelerating by a man who is pushing back on it parallel to the incline. The effective coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.40. Calculate: (a) the force exerted by the man, (b) the work done by the man on the ...