# math (calculate speed)

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### Math

An airplane is heading due south at a speed of 590km/h. If a wind begins blowing from the southwest at a speed of 65.0km/h (average). Calculate magnitude of the plane's velocity, relative to the ground. Calculate direction of the plane's velocity, relative to the ground. ...

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Olympic champion Justin gaitlin set a new world record for 100.0 m sprint at the last lympics by clocking 9.86 s for the race.Calculate a)His average speed for the race b)Assuming that he accelerated uniformly for the first 4.86 s after taking off the blocks to reach a maximum...

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Olympic champion Justin gaitlin set a new world record for 100.0 m sprint at the last lympics by clocking 9.86 s for the race.Calculate a)His average speed for the race b)Assuming that he accelerated uniformly for the first 4.86 s after taking off the blocks to reach a maximum...

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A sky diver of mass 80.0 ks jumps from a slow-moving aircraft and reaches a terminal speed of 50.0 m/s. a) What is the acceleration of the sky diver when her speed is 30.0 m/s? What is the drag force on the diver when her speed is b) 50.0 m/s? c) 30.0 m/s? If you assume drag ...

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The train slows down uniformly from a speed of 50m/s to a speed of 10m/s in a time of 20sec,During the next 30sec,it accelerates uniformly to a speed of u metres/sec.calculate the retardation from t=0 to t=20?

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A tennis player moves back and forth along the baseline while waiting for her opponent to serve, producing the position-versus-time graph shown in the figure. (The vertical axis is marked in increments of 1 m and the horizontal axis is marked in increments of 4 s.) (a) Without...

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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 ...

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A motorist travelling at a steady speed of 120km/h covers a section of the highway in 30min. After a speed limit is imposed he finds that when travelling at the maximum speed allowed he takes 20 min. longer than before to cover the same section. Calculate the speed limit.

### Math

Marie traveled to work (7km) in 25 minutes. What was her speed? I got 16.8km/h but my teacher said it's 28km/h and I have no idea how he got that. Also, how do you calculate average speed when there's more than one speed? (this is just for the next question)

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. A ship leaves an island (5°N, 45° E) and sails due east for 120 hours to another island. Average speed of the ship is 27 knots. (a) Calculate the distance between the two islands (i) In nautical miles (ii) In kilometers (b) Calculate the speed of the ship in kilometers per...

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A ship leaves an island (5°N, 45° E) and sails due east for 120 hours to another island. Average speed of the ship is 27 knots. (a) Calculate the distance between the two islands (i) In nautical miles (ii) In kilometers (b) Calculate the speed of the ship in kilometers per hour

### science/math

A car travels up a hill at a constant speed of 45 km/h and returns down the hill at a constant speed of 70 km/h. Calculate the average speed for the round trip.

### Physics

The speed time graph shows the motion of a car over a period of 40 seconds. a. describe the motion of the car between: 1.) O and A - The car is traveling at constant speed from 0 to 20 m/s. 2.) A and B - The car is at rest for 20 seconds. 3.) B and C - The car is decelerating ...

### Physics

The speed time graph shows the motion of a car over a period of 40 seconds. a. describe the motion of the car between: 1.) O and A - The car is traveling at constant speed from 0 to 20 m/s. 2.) A and B - The car is at rest for 20 seconds. 3.) B and C - The car is decelerating ...

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You are driving south on a highway at 24.0 m/s (approximately 54 mi/h) in a snowstorm. When you last stopped, you noticed that the snow was coming down vertically, but it is passing the windows of the moving car at an angle of 26.6° to the horizontal. Calculate the speed of ...

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The distance from TDC (top dead centre) for the pin is given by x when the crank is at angle . Hence : i) Give an equation for x in terms of the other variables (r, L and ). ii) If the crank rod is rotating at a constant value of ω calculate the speed of ...

### PHYSICS

IP A tennis player moves back and forth along the baseline while waiting for her opponent to serve, producing the position-versus-time graph shown in the figure(Figure 1) .Without performing a calculation, indicate on which of the segments of the graph, A, B, or C, the player ...

### Urgent help! Physics

A ball is kicked into the air with a speed of 10m per second at angle of 60 degrees to the horizontal (take g=10). a) Calculate the horizontal and vertical speed of the ball b) Calculate the ball's time of flight c) Calculate the distance from the kicked point that the ball ...

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A train travel some distance with a speed of 30km/hr and return with a speed of 45km/hr. Calculate average speed.

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A train travel some distance with a speed of 30km/hr and return with a speed of 45km/hr. Calculate average speed.

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A train travel some distance with a speed of 30km/hr and return with a speed of 45km/hr. Calculate average speed.

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A train travel some distance with a speed of 30km/hr and return with a speed of 45km/hr. Calculate average speed.

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An airplane is heading due south at a speed of 590 km/h. If a wind begins blowing from the southwest at a speed of 65.0 km/h (average). Calculate magnitude of the plane's velocity, relative to the ground. Calculate direction of the plane's velocity, relative to the ground. ...

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if co-efficient of friction between tyre and road is 0.5, what is smallest radious at which car turn on a horizontal road when its speed is 30 km/hr? 2.Q calculate angular speed of how hand of a clock? 3.Q A what angle must cut rack with a bend of 250m banked for safe running ...

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a train travels 68 km at an average speed of 51 km/h. it then travels another 20 km at an average speed of 40 km/h before reaching its destination. calculate the average speed of whole journey?

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A car takes 3 hours to travel 3km at a constant speed on an open road. Calculate the speed of the car

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A disk rotates about its central axis starting from rest and accelerates with constant angular acceleration. At one time it is rotating at 7 rev/s. 55 revolutions later, its angular speed is 21 rev/s. (a) Calculate the angular acceleration. (b) Calculate the time required to ...

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Calculate the magnitude of the linear momentum for the following cases. (a) a proton with mass 1.67 10-27 kg, moving with a speed of 4.00 106 m/s (b) a 16.5 g bullet moving with a speed of 270 m/s (c) a 70.5 kg sprinter running with a speed of 12.5 m/s (d) the Earth (mass = 5....

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A 5.40 Kg package slides 1.47 meters down a long ramp that is inclined at 11.6 degress below the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the package and the ramp is = 0.313. Calculate the work done on the package by friction. Calculate the work done on the ...

### Science - Waves - Sci. Notation

I know that the formula to calculate the speed of light is c=fλ. F is the frequency, c is the speed, and λ is the wavelength. So how do I calculate the wavelength of a purple light with a frequency of 750 * 10^12 HZ. Frequency is measured in HZ. The speed is measured...

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a plane flew from red deer to winnipeg, flying distance of 1260 km. on the return journey, due to a strong head wind, the plane travelled 1200 km in the same time it took to complete the outward journey. on the outward journey, the plane be able to maintain an average speed ...

### Physics

Suppose you observe your friend (mass 66.6 kg) stand at the very edge of a motionless merry-go-round (modelled as a thin disk with moment of inertia 5.7 kg m 2). At some point, your friend walks around and along the edge at a speed 1.4 m/s perfectly tangent to the edge at all ...

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You are practicing throwing darts in your dorm. You stand 3.21 m from the wall on which the board hangs. The dart leaves your hand with a horizontal velocity at a point 1.94 m above the ground. The dart strikes the board at a point 1.73 m from the ground. a) Calculate the time...

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When the Sun is directly overhead, a hawk dives toward the ground with a constant velocity of 4.80 m/s at 50.5° below the horizontal. Calculate the speed of her shadow on the level ground. What i have done: x= rcos(theta) x=4.80m/s*cos(309.5) x=3.05m y=rsin(theta) y=4.80m/s*...

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A car moving with an initial speed v collides with a second stationary car that is 50.7 percent as massive. After the collision the first car moves in the same direction as before with a speed that is 33.2 percent of the original speed. Calculate the final speed of the second ...

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The equation y=As in(wt-kx)represents a plane wave traveling along the x-direction. If a=0.10m, w=8500hz and k=25/secs......Calculate the speed of the Waves -Calculate the speed of the medium through which the wave is travelingl -What is the equation of the reflected wave ...

### Math

The stopping distance d of a car in feet is related to the speed in mph by the equation d(s)=.02s^2+1.1s Calculate the speed when your stopping distance is: 1.) 51ft 2.) 315.12ft

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An object with mass 3.0 kg is executing simple harmonic motion, attached to a spring with spring constant k =210 N/m. When the object is 0.23 m from its equilibrium position, it is moving with a speed of 0.72 m/s. (a) Calculate the amplitude of the motion. m (b) Calculate the ...

### Maths

The distance from TDC (top dead centre) for the pin is given by x when the crank is at angle . Hence : i) Give an equation for x in terms of the other variables (r, L and ). ii) If the crank rod is rotating at a constant value of ω calculate the speed of ...

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A 2.00 kg box slides down a rough incline plane from a height h of 1.99 m. The box had a speed of 2.77 m/s at the top and a speed of 2.34 m/s at the bottom. Calculate the mechanical energy lost due to friction (as heat, etc.) If I were to calculate the energy lost, it would be...

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1. A person runs 800. m at an average speed of 6.00 m/s and then the next 800. m at an average speed of 8.00 m/s. Calculate (a) the total time of travel and (b) the average speed. 2. A boy kicked a can horizontally from a 6.5 m high rock with a speed of 4.0 m/s. How far from ...

### Math

Mr. Njinga cycled a distance of 42km from his village. On his return journey he increased his speed by 2km/h and took half an hour less. Calculate the average speed on the journey from his village.

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The equation y=As in(wt-kx)represents a plane wave traveling along the x-direction. If a=0.10m, w=8500hz and k=25/secs......Calculate the speed of the Waves -Calculate the speed of the medium through which the wave is travelingl -What is the equation of the reflected wave ...

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A vehicle with a mass of 2 tons travels on a horizontal road at a speed of 126km/h.The driver notices a donkey at the side of the road and decides to reduce speed. The brakes are applied and the vehicle slows down to 72km/h after 5 seconds. Calculate the distance travelled ...

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A little red wagon with mass 7.0kg moves in a straight line on a frictionless horizontal surface. It has an initial speed of4.00 m/s and then is pushed 3.0m in the direction of the initial velocity by a force with a magnitude of 10.0 N a.) Use the work-energy theorem to ...

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A little red wagon with mass 7.0kg moves in a straight line on a frictionless horizontal surface. It has an initial speed of4.00 m/s and then is pushed 3.0m in the direction of the initial velocity by a force with a magnitude of 10.0 N a.) Use the work-energy theorem to ...

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Force F causes displacement d of a 20-Kg object starting from rest along a frictionless path. F= 10 N i + 50 N j + 15 N k and d= 10 m i + 60 m k A) Calculate the work done by the force. B) Calculate the angle between the vectors F and d. C) Calculate the final speed of the ...

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In order to convert a tough split in bowling, it is necessary to strike the pin a glancing blow as shown in the figure. Assume that the bowling ball, initially traveling at 15.0 m/s, has four times the mass of a pin and that the pin goes off at 75° from the original direction...

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A softball of mass 0.220 kg that is moving with a speed of 5.5 m/s (in the positive direction) collides head-on and elastically with another ball initially at rest. Afterward it is found that the incoming ball has bounced backward with a speed of 3.9 m/s. (a) Calculate the ...

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a car travel 100 km at speed of 60 km /h. Calculate the average speed of the journey.

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A car moving with an initial speed v collides with a second stationary car that is 46.0 percent as massive. After the collision the first car moves in the same direction as before with a speed that is 37.7 percent of the original speed. Calculate the final speed of the second ...

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You are standing on a 50m cliff and throw a ball upwards at 8.2m/s - calculate the maximum height the ball will reach - calculate the time it will take the ball to return where it started - calculate the speed of the ball when it hits the ground. Please help

### Chemistry

A bumblebee flies with a ground speed of 15.2 m/s. Calculate its speed in miles per hour.

### Maths

the speed of light is 3 * 10^ 8m/s. Jupiter is 778 million km from the sun. Calculate the number of minutes it takes for sunlight to reach Jupiter ? A star is 300 lights away from Earth. If the speed of light is 3 * 10^5 km/s. calculate the disatance from the star to Earth. ...

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A softball of mass 0.220 kg that is moving with a speed of 6.5 m/s (in the positive direction) collides head-on and elastically with another ball initially at rest. Afterward it is found that the incoming ball has bounced backward with a speed of 4.8 m/s. (a) Calculate the ...

### Physics

Calculate the final speed of a skier who skis down a 70.8 m high hill, if her initial speed is 2.18 m/s

### science

Calculate the root mean square speed and most probable speed for co2 at25°c

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A cyclist enters a curve of 30 m radius at a speed of 12 m s-1. He applies the brakes and decreases his speed at a constant rate of 0.5 m s-2. Calculate the cyclist’s centripetal (radial) [3 marks] and tangential [15 marks] accelerations when he is travelling at a speed of ...

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A car travels up a hill at a constant speed of 33 km/h and returns down the hill at a constant speed of 60 km/h. Calculate the average speed (in km/h) for the round trip.

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A car travels up a hill at a constant speed of 45 km/h and returns down the hill at a constant speed of 70 km/h. Calculate the average speed for the round trip.

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A car travels up a hill at a constant speed of 45 km/h and returns down the hill at a constant speed of 70 km/h. Calculate the average speed for the round trip.

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A car travels up a hill at a constant speed of 45 km/h and returns down the hill at a constant speed of 70 km/h. Calculate the average speed for the round trip.

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Car travels up hill at a constant speed of 50 km/h and returns down the hill at a constant speed of 65 km/h. Calculate the avg speed for the round trip in km/h.

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Assuming that the speed of sound at a certain altitude is 330m/s calculate the speed of an airplane that is travelling at (A) mach 0.70

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Assuming that the speed of sound at a certain altitude is 330m/s calculate the speed of an airplane that is traveling at match 4.2 ?

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A softball of mass 0.200 kg that is moving with a speed of 8.2 m/s collides head-on and elastically with another ball initially at rest. Afterward the incoming softball bounces backward with a speed of 3.9 m/s. 1. Calculate the velocity of the target ball after the collision. ...

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An airplane heads due south with an air speed of 480km/h. Measurements made from the ground indicate that the plane's ground speed is 528km/h at 15 degrees east of south. Calculate the wind speed.

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A softball of mass 0.220 kg that is moving with a speed of 4.0 m/s (in the positive direction) collides head-on and elastically with another ball initially at rest. Afterward the incoming softball bounces backward with a speed of 1.8 m/s. a) Calculate the velocity of the ...

### physics

A softball of mass 0.220 kg that is moving with a speed of 4.0 m/s (in the positive direction) collides head-on and elastically with another ball initially at rest. Afterward the incoming softball bounces backward with a speed of 1.8 m/s. a) Calculate the velocity of the ...

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A car travels up a hill at a constant speed of 32 km/h and returns down the hill at a constant speed of 61 km/h. Calculate the average speed and the answer is not 46.5

### Math

A man is running around a circular track that is 200m in circumference. An observer uses a stopwatch to record the runner’s time at the end of each lap, obtaining the data in the tale below. a. What was the man’s average speed (rate) between 68 s and 152 s? b. What was the...

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The combined mass of a race car and its driver is 600. kilograms. Traveling at a constant speed, the car completes one lap around a circular track of radius 160 meters in 36 seconds. A) Based on the given information, calculate the speed of the car. B) Calculate the magnitude ...

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I know how to get the speed if it accelerated the whole time. How do I calculate the cruising speed? Starting from rest, a car travels 1,350 meters in 1 min. It accelerated at 1 m/s^2 until it reached its cruising speed. Then it drove the remaining distance at constant ...

### math

a motorist goes 78km in 40minutes calculate it speed

### Physics

A 0.0420-kg hollow racquetball with an initial speed of 18.3 m/s collides with a backboard. It rebounds with a speed of 7.4 m/s. Calculate the total impulse on the ball.

### Physics- HELP

How to find average speed with a given initial speed, theta, and delta x? I know average speed= total distance/total time, but I am given an initial speed, an angle and delta x. Mark throws a ball to Daniel with an initial speed of 20 m/s at an angle of 45 degrees. If they are...

### Physics

In order to convert a tough split in bowling, it is necessary to strike the pin a glancing blow as shown in Fig. 9-47. The bowling ball, initially traveling at 13.0 m/s, has four times the mass of a pin and the pin flies off at 80° from the original direction of the ball. ...

### Physics 4a

A stone is thrown vertically upward. On its way up it passes point A with speed v, and point B, 7.85 m higher than A, with speed v. Calculate (a) the speed v and (b) the maximum height reached by the stone above point B.

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A stone is thrown vertically upward. On its way up it passes point A with speed v, and point B, 7.85 m higher than A, with speed v/2. Calculate (a) the speed v and (b) the maximum height reached by the stone above point B.

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a car of mass 1000 kg moving at a speed of 20 m/s is brought to rest through a distance of 100 m by applying the brakes.a)calculate the accleration of the car.b) calculate the force by the brakes assuming that is constant and there is no other resistance.c)calculate the work ...

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1. A car undergoes a displacement of 500m due east, followed by another displacement due south of 1200m. a)Calculate the total distance traversed by the car d1+d2=total distance 500+1200=1700m b) Calculate the total displacement of the car D=√(500^2+1200^2)=1300 tan^-1(...

### phyics

A crippled ship is being assisted to port. The motor is stuck, and is moving the boat east with a speed of 15 km/h. The current is flowing a 9 km/h at 30 degrees east of south. A. If the maximum speed of the tugboat which is trying to rescue the disabled ship is 35 km/h, ...

### math

how do you calculate the distance and speed of a motorcycle that is going to jump 4 cars

### physics

A 278 g particle is released from rest at point A inside an smooth hemispherical bowl of radius 36.5 cm, as shown below. (a) Calculate the gravitational potential energy at A relative to B. J (b) Calculate the particle's kinetic energy at B. J (c) Calculate the particle's ...

### physics - SHM

Calculate the speed of the pulse from the following: y(x,t) = 2/((x - 3t)^2 + 1) Well the speed of the pulse is given by: y(x,t) = f (x - vt) for a pulse traveling to the right and y(x,t) = f (x + vt) for a pulse traveling to the left but in this case the function is (x - 3t)^...

### Chemistry

Using Heisenberg's Principle, calculate for the following positions. a) a 1.54-mg mosquito moving at a speed of 1.82 m/s if the speed is known to within ± 0.01 m/s b) a proton moving at a speed of (4.67 ± 0.02) 104 m/s When I solved (a) I got 1.88e-30 and (b) I got 3.41e-5 ...

### Physics

Calculate the force needed to bring a 1100–kg car to rest from a speed of 83.0 km/h in a distance of 118 m (a fairly typical distance for a non-panic stop). Suppose instead the car hits a concrete abutment at full speed and is brought to a stop in 1.82 m. Calculate the force...

### Calc One

The function C(m) = -.41m^2 + 6.7m - 44/ .7m represents Miles Traveled per lb. of CO 2 released as a function of speed(in MPH) for a hyundai Sontana. the domain of this function is [10,90]. A) calculate C'(m) B)find the critical points of C(m). C)Where does C(m) have global ...

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A proton is moving in vacuum along a straight path from A to B .It passes point A at the speed of 2000km/s. a)Calculate in J and in eV the kinetic energy of the proton at A. b)Calculate the value of the positive voltage U that should be applied between A and B so that the ...

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A proton is moving in vacuum along a straight path from A to B .It passes point A at the speed of 2000km/s. a)Calculate in J and in eV the kinetic energy of the proton at A. b)Calculate the value of the positive voltage U that should be applied between A and B so that the ...

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A space habitat for a long space voyage consists of two cabins each connected by a cable to a central hub as shown in the figure below. The cabins are set spinning around the hub axis, which is connected to the rest of the spacecraft to generate artificial gravity. (a) What ...

### Maths

A motorist drives at a constant speed of X km/h for 40k and then increases the speed by 20km/h to travel the next 250km. If the whole journey takes 3 hours,calculate X.

### physics

the speed of a bus increase uniform from 15mls 6mls in 20s calculate.a the average speed.b accelaration. c the distance travelled during the either period

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A 27-kg boy stands 4 m from the center of a frictionless playground merry-go-round, which has a moment of inertia of 238 kg m2. The boy begins to run in a circular path with a speed of 0.6 m/s relative to the ground. (a) Calculate the angular velocity of the merry-go-round. (b...

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A 27-kg boy stands 4 m from the center of a frictionless playground merry-go-round, which has a moment of inertia of 238 kg m2. The boy begins to run in a circular path with a speed of 0.6 m/s relative to the ground. (a) Calculate the angular velocity of the merry-go-round. (b...

### Physics

A car of mass 1200kg starts from rest, accelerates uniformly to a speed of 4.0 meters per second in 2.0 seconds and continues moving at this constant speed in a horizontal straight line for an additional 10 seconds. the brakes are then applied and the car is brought to rest in...

### Physics

A 23-kg boy stands 3 m from the center of a frictionless playground merry-go-round, which has a moment of inertia of 180 kg m2. The boy begins to run in a circular path with a speed of 0.6 m/s relative to the ground. (a) Calculate the angular velocity of the merry-go-round in ...

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Car A and B are passing each other in different lanes. Car A has an initial speed of 15m/s and is gaining speed at 1.5m/s^2. Car B has an initial speed of 20m/s and is gaining speed at 2.0m/s^2. Find when and where the cars will pass one another and their speeds as they are ...

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A person runs 800. m at an average speed of 6.00 m/s and then the next 800. m at an average speed of 8.00 m/s. Calculate (a) the total time of travel and b) the average speed.