# physics: BOB or DRWLS follow up question

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### physics: BOB or DRWLS follow up question

What average force is required to stop an 1100-kg car in 8.0 s if it is traveling at 95 km/h? i understand what you both did, but why can't you use the V = Vo + at equation and solve for acceleration there and use that in the EF = ma equation?

### math

Posted by mota THE MASS OF THE SUN IS ABOUT 10^27 METRIC TONS , OR 10^30 KILOGRAMS . HOW MANY KILOGRAMS ARE IN ONE METRIC TON ? ----------------------- math - drwls 1000. ----------------------- explain please i want to understand this question :) this is my question i posted ...

### DrBob222 please check

DrBob222 please check my physics question posted at 8:55pm. The subject is drwl please check. I am not getting a response from drwl. Thanks! Mary DrWLS is not on right now. My physics is too poor to trust my answers. Bob Pursley is smarter than I am; he does physics, math, and...

### Bob Pursley

Bob: Thank you for answering my Chemistry question. I apologize that it was on there twice. I accidentally posted again the same question instead of a different question. You answered the first question with precision. Thank you

### physics: drwls

drwls for the question below, the answer seems to be wrong: The four tires of an automobile are inflated to a gauge pressure of 1.8 multiplied by 105 Pa. Each tire has an area of 0.025 m2 in contact with the ground. Determine the weight of the automobile. It asks for the ...

### physics - last question

Sam is sitting in her fishing boat watching a trout swim below the surface. She guesses the apparent depth of the trout at 2.0m. She estimates that her eyes are about 1.0 m above the water's surface, and that the angle at which she's observing the trout is 45 degrees. b) ...

### physiology

Study guide question...please help Bob attends a party. a few hours before the party, Bob ate beans and cabbage. His best friend made a funny joke and Bob finds it funny and his abdominal muscles begin to contract forcefully as he laughs. Physiologically, what happens next to ...

### physics

A metal Bob of mass0.6kg is attracted to the end of a string of length1m.the Bob is whirled in a horizontal circle with a uniform speed of12m/s.what is the centripetal force acting on the Bob .if the speed of the Bob is5m/s Calculate the tension of the string.?

### drwls & Damon - maths

hey guys, i follow you up to the point of intergrating the final line. How would I intergrate [x^-2.e^-x] dx thx

### physics - another question

Sam is sitting in her fishing boat watching a trout swim below the surface. She guesses the apparent depth of the trout at 2.0m. She estimates that her eyes are about 1.0 m above the water's surface, and that the angle at which she's observing the trout is 45 degrees. b) ...

### question

two friends bob and ralph, ate at a restarunt together. bob paid for himself and ralph paid for himself. Bob spend 3 dollars more than ralph. the total bill was 52.24 dollars how much did bob pay?

### physics

Good job "Drwls", your answer to my bowling ball question worked. Way to go!

### math

Posted by mota on Saturday, March 1, 2008 at 3:34am. THE MASS OF THE SUN IS ABOUT 10^27 METRIC TONS , OR 10^30 KILOGRAMS . HOW MANY KILOGRAMS ARE IN ONE METRIC TON ? ----------------------------- math - drwls 1000. ----------------------------- explain please i want to ...

### physics-bobpursley/drwls please check

bobpursley/ drwls please help me with my post on Sunday, April 15 at 10:16pm and 10:19pm. Thanks!

### Gen Chem II

Thanks for the information Dr. Bob. Would you be able to work it out so that I can actually see the steps with the numbers and follow from there. The question was on Vitamin K from Sunday at 2:44pm which you answered at 3:45pm. Thanks again. I am looking to get a tutor since I...

### Dr BOB 222

Thanque mr bob for answering my question.......

### AlgebrAlgebra-Mathmate or BobPursley or Reiny

I had asked a question earlier and bob pursley nicely answered it but I do have a question concerning it still- perhaps someone could clarify it- f(x) = logx is a logarthmic function. Bob Pursley said it could be because the base is implied but my question is the way it is ...

### Physics

The pendulum bobs in the figure are made of soft clay so that they stick together after impact. The mass of bob B is 14 times that of bob A. Bob B is initially at rest. If bob A is released from a height h above its lowest point, what is the maximum height attained by bobs A ...

### follow up(for Count Iblis)

i have a follow up question for a previous post How do you know 2B is (20 "+" B) and not (2 "x" B) _______________________________________ to me this question does not make sense... it comes from a review packet for the SAT _______________________________________ Q: If 299 is ...

### physics

Alice ((7.500x10^1) kg) and Bob ((8.5x10^1) kg) are standing at rest on friction free ice. Alice pushes Bob causing Bob to accelerate at (2.300x10^0) m/s^2. What is the magnitude of Alice’s acceleration?

### physics

Bob can swim at a rate of 5km/h. He is in a river that is flowing at a rate of 9 km/h. a) if bob swims upstream, what is his relative velocity to the ground? b)if bob swims downstream, what is his relative velocity to the ground? c) Someone decides to help Bob out of the water...

### Physics

A 2.1 kg pendulum bob hangs from a 2 meter string. It is pulled to the side, position A, so that the bob is 79 cm (h on the sketch) above the lowest position, position C. The bob is released and begins to swing. See below.

### math help

did anybody answer my question drwls answered your geometry question.

### music yr 8- re- drwls

thankyou drwls for your help on buddy holly

### physics

A frictionless pendulum is made with a bob of mass 19.7 kg. The bob is held at height = 0.934 meter above the bottom of its trajectory, and then pushed forward with an initial speed of 2.93 m/s. What amount of mechanical energy does the bob have when it reaches the bottom?

### PHYSICS

Fig. 6-48 shows a conical pendulum, in which the bob (the small object at the lower end of the cord) moves in a horizontal circle at constant speed. (The cord sweeps out a cone as the bob rotates.) The bob has a mass of 0.038 kg, the string has length L = 1.2 m and negligible ...

### physics

A 2.1 kg pendulum bob hangs from a 2 meter string. It is pulled to the side, position A, so that the bob is 125 cm (h on the sketch) above the lowest position, position C. The bob is released and begins to swing. How fast is it moving at that point?

### HIT

Dr. Bob's computerized records have been compromised by a hacker, resulting in damages to patients. Which of the following is most true? A. Dr. Bob may be liable if he didn't have proper firewall or other protections. B. Dr. Bob won't be liable. C. Dr. Bob will be liable. D. ...

### HEY DRWLS!! I have a question

You're a genius, so can you please help me with my advanced algebra question. I posted it down below!! Thanks:) Miley

### physics

i know how to do it, i keep getting the wrong answer!! a bob of mass 4.00 kg is suspended from a fixed point by a massless string of length 1.50 m. The bob moves in a horizontal circle with the string always making an angle theta=22 from the vertical. what is the speed of the ...

### physics

The figure below shows a "conical pendulum", in which the bob (the small object at the lower end of the cord) moves in a horizontal circle at constant speed. (The cord sweeps out a cone as the bob rotates.) The bob has a mass of 0.035 kg, the string has length L = 0.90 m and ...

### physics

Figure 6-43 shows a "conical pendulum", in which the bob (the small object at the lower end of the cord) moves in a horizontal circle at constant speed. (The cord sweeps out a cone as the bob rotates.) The bob has a mass of 0.060 kg, the string has length L = 0.90 m and ...

### Physics

A pendulum bob is released from some initial height such that the speed of the bob at the bottom of the swing is 1.5 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . What is the initial height of the bob? Answer in units of m

### introductory to physics

A pendulum bob is released from some initial height such that the speed of the bob at the bottom of the swing is 4.0 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . What is the initial height of the bob? Answer in units of m

### physics

A pendulum bob is released from some initial height such that the speed of the bob at the bottom of the swing is 3.2 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2. What is the initial height of the bob?

### Confidentiality of Health information

Dr. Bob's computerized records have been compromised by a hacker, resulting in damages to patients. Which of the following is most true? A. Dr. Bob may be liable if he didn't have proper firewall or other protections. B. Dr. Bob won't be liable. C. Dr. Bob will be liable. D. ...

### Confidentiality of health information

Dr. Bob's computerized records have been compromised by a hacker, resulting in damages to patients. Which of the following is most true? A. Dr. Bob may be liable if he didn't have proper firewall or other protections. B. Dr. Bob won't be liable. C. Dr. Bob will be liable. D. ...

### confidentiality of health information

Dr. Bob's computerized records have been compromised by a hacker, resulting in damages to patients. Which of the following is most true? A. Dr. Bob may be liable if he didn't have proper firewall or other protections. B. Dr. Bob won't be liable. C. Dr. Bob will be liable. D. ...

### physics

¬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...

### Dr.Bob - about your post to a previous question

For that question by Josh on the second page I reviewed what you did and am confused to how you found the g excess reagent (NH3) I posted a response to what I found when I helped Josh with the problem. Could you please take a look at it and check my thinking on the problem ...

### health

Dr Bob's computerized records are damaged by a power surge,Which of the following is true? a) Dr Bob is not at fault b)Dr bob is at fault c)The records custodian, but not dr bob will be liable d)dr bob is at fault unless he had proper surge protection devices in place

### Physics

A pendulum bob is released from some initial height such that the speed of the bob at the bottom of the swing is 1.9m/s. What is the initial height of the bob?

### English

Bob: Look at that terrible painting! (Amanda steps backward and gives Bob a puzzled look.) Amanda: Why don't you like it? I think it's quite creative. Bob: It's just squiggles and spots. I can't make any sense out of it. Amanda: It's a abstract art, Bob. It's meant to show ...

### physics

A certain pendulum with a 1.00 kg bob has a period of 3.50 s. What will happen to the period of the pendulum if the 1.00 kg bob is replaced by a bob with a mass of 2.00 kg? Explain your answer.

### Quantum Physics

Alice and Bob share a state a|++> + b|-->, where the first qubit is Alice's and the second qubit is Bob's. Alice measures her qubit in the standard basis and sends the measurement outcome to Bob. If Bob wants his qubit in a|+> + b|->, what gate does he apply in the...

### 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?

### Physics check

A speeder traveling at 41 m/s passes a motorcycle policeman at rest at the side of the road. The policeman accelerates at 3.3 m/s2. To the nearest tenth of a second how long does it take the policeman to catch the speeder? Im sorry I am new to physics this is my first year and...

### Chemistry

Dr.Bob, this is regarding to the enthalpy posts.... I don't understand why you just switch it to negative??How do you know that it is neg???? I thought it started out neg though the problem does not give the number.... I am sorry,but I am a very slow learner...thank you for ...

### Physics

Bob has just finished climbing a sheer cliff above a beach, and wants to figure out how high he climbed. All he has to use, however, is a baseball, a stopwatch, and a friend on the ground below with a long measuring tape. Bob is a pitcher, and knows that the fastest he can ...

### Chem. To Dr. Bob from Earlier Question or anyone

Dr. Bob, earlier you gave me the equation H2SO4 + NaHCO3 -> H2O + CO2 + Na2CO3 to balance. However, the S is not in the products, so it can't be balanced.

### physics

Suppose we have Bob the astronaut sitting without a space suit in a spaceship full of air on a mission to Mars. Bob is very fond of balloons and is holding on to a nice, big, red helium balloon via a piece of string. Bob is sitting facing the front of the spaceship. Mission ...

### Health info

please check my answer thanks :) Mr. Jones, angry at Dr. Bob , throws a punch at him but misses. Dr Bob sues for battery. why will Dr Bob lose? 1.There was no physical contact 2. Dr Bob was not harmed I picked #1 no physical contact

### Physics based Calculus

Bob has just finished climbing a sheer cliff above a beach, and wants to figure out how high he climbed. All he has to use, however, is a baseball, a stopwatch, and a friend on the ground below with a long measuring tape. Bob is a pitcher, and knows that the fastest he can ...

### physics

Bob is driving 25 m/s and he turns a corner with a radius of 37 m. How much is Bob accelerating?

### physics

the bob of a simple pendulum has a mass of 0.03kg.determine the weight of the bob

### Physics

A pendulum bob with a mass of 0.4 kg is released from a position in which the bob is 20 cm above the low point in its swing. What’s the speed of the bob as it passes through the low point in its swing?

### Dr Bob 222

I love you Dr Bob, you are great. I didn't realise how much it was getting me down. Don't like to give up on something, my text books don't make it very easy to follow through a problem. Understand it perfectly now, I feel so much better now. Thank you very much. One more ...

### Anatomy and Physiology

Mr. Jones, angry at Dr. Bob, throws a punch at him but misses. Dr. Bob sue for battery. Why will Dr. Bob lose?

### physics

a simple pendulum has a period of 2.0s and magnitude of swing 5cm.find i-the velocity of the bob ii-the acceleration of the bob

### physics

A pendulum bob has its maximum speed as 5m/s at lowest position o. Calculate the height of the Bob above o,where its velocity is zero.

### Physics

A 3.1 kg pendulum bob hangs from a 2 meter string. It is pulled to the side, position A, so that the bob is 98 cm (h on the sketch) above the lowest position, position C. The bob is released and begins to swing. What is its potential energy after it has swung to position B, 34...

### ATTN: DRWLS RE: PHYSICS

pete and john play a game of tug f war on a frictionless icy curface. pete weighs 539 N and john weights 392 N. during the course of the game, john accelerates toward pete at a rate of 3 m/s^2 a)what's the magnitude of the force that peter exerts on john? b)what's the ...

### physics

i posted this question before however i did not understand drwls explanation. anybody else want to try ? Sam tosses a ball horizontally off a footbridge at 3.1 m/s. How much time passes after he releases it until its speed doubles?

### Physics

A 3.3 kg pendulum bob hangs from a 2 meter string. It is pulled to the side, position A, so that the bob is 103 cm (h on the sketch) above the lowest position, position C. The bob is released and begins to swing. a) What is its potential energy after it has swung to position B...

### Physics to drwls question to answer given earlier

A 0.700-kg ball is on the end of a rope that is 0.90 m in length. The ball and rope are attached to a pole and the entire apparatus, including the pole, rotates about the pole's symmetry axis. The rope makes an angle of 70.0° with respect to the vertical as shown. What is the...

### Physics

Two 0.75m -long pendulums hang side by side. The masses of the pendulum bobs are 65g and 85g . The lighter bob is pulled aside until its string is horizontal and is then released from rest. It swings down and collides elastically with the other bob at the bottom of its arc.To ...

### Physics

Bob starts spinning his hammer at a rate of 2.00 rad/s^2. At the same time, he starts running towards Jim at 4.00 m/s^2. The distance from the end of the hammer to Bob's elbow is 1.20 m. If Bob takes 3 seconds before he launches the hammer at Jim, what is the resultant ...

### Math-Stat

Jane and Bob are on the same game show. They answer one question, either True or False. The probability that Bob is correct is 70%. The probability that Jane is correct is also 70%. Moreover, the probability that Bob is correct given Jane is either correct or incorrect is ...

### Physics

The Bob of a simple pendulm oscillates with an amplitude of 0.02m and a period of 0.5s, calculate the speed of the bob through the equilibrium position?. Please help

### For George

At 11:37 and at 12:24 you posted the same question the earlier one was answered correctly by drwls by accepting your question the way you typed it. my solution is based on the assumption that your denominator was e^(t-7), an invalid assumption.

### to bobpursley

My classmates friends want me to post their questions as well.Thats why there are multiple names is there a problem. Yes. You are posting duplicate or even triplicate questions. That is silly. If we have answered one, the answers to the others follow. People here are ...

### physics

DRWLS: PLEASE SEE ADDITIONAL INFO AT THE BOTTOM its the second part of the question that I don't understand: according the graph shown, the net force acting on an object varies wth the object's displacement. Calculate the work down by the force on the object at the various ...

### physics

a pendulum consists of a wooden bob of mass m and length l. A Bullet of mass m1 is fired towards the pendulum with a speed v1.the bullet emerges out of the bob with a speed v1/3 and the bob just completes motion along a vertical line ,then v1 is?

### physics

Believe it or not, a plumb-bob does not hang exactly along a line directed to the centre of the Earth! Determine how far off true plumb a bob hangs in Cape Town. In which direction is the deviation (north, east, south, or west)? How would your answer differ for a plumb-bob in ...

### Physics

Bob and Bob Jr. stand at open doorways at opposite ends of an airplane hangar 25 m long. Anna owns a spaceship, 40 m long as it sits on the runway. Anna takes off in her spaceship, then swoops through the hangar at constant velocity. At precisely time zero on both Bob's clock ...

### College Physics

Bob has just finished climbing a sheer cliff above a beach, and wants to figure out how high he climbed. All he has to use, however, is a baseball, a stopwatch, and a friend on the ground below with a long measuring tape. Bob is a pitcher, and knows that the fastest he can ...

### Physics

Two 0.09g pith balls are suspended from the same point by threads 40cm long. (Pith is a light insulating material once used to make helmets worn in tropical climates.) When the balls are given equal charges, they come to rest 19 cm apart What is the magnitude of the charge on ...

### So what about this one bob? Physics

Which of the following is closer to a guess? hypothesis<<<<< law question theory

### physics

A 2.3 kg pendulum bob hangs from a 2 meter string. It is pulled to the side, position A, so that the bob is 111 cm (h on the sketch) above the lowest position, position C. The bob is released and begins to swing. See below. What is its potential energy after it has swung to ...

### math

Bob sets two alarm clocks (battery-powered) to be sure he arises for his Monday 8:00 A.M. accounting exam. There is a 75 percent chance that either clock will wake Bob. (a) What is the probability that Bob will oversleep? (b) If Bob had three clocks, would he have a 99 percent...

### Health Information

Dr. Bob's computerized records are damaged by a power surge. Which of the following is most true? A. Dr bob isn't at fault. B. Dr Bob is at fault. C. The records custodian, but not Dr bob will be liable. D. Dr Bob is at fault unless he had proper surge protection devices in ...

### bus math 12

Challenge Problem: Bob is closing a real estate transaction on a farm in Yocona, Mississippi, for $385,900. His mortgage holder requires a 25% down payment and he also must pay $60.00 to record the deed, $100 in attormey's fees for document preparation, and $350 for an ...

### physics

Question Part Points Submissions Used 1 2 3 3/3 0/2 0/5 3/10 1/10 1/10 Total 3/10 Consider a conical pendulum with a 90.0 kg bob on a 10.0 m wire making an angle of θ = 3.00° with the vertical. (Consider + to be towards the center of the circular path.) (a) Determine the...

### Physics-Just a clarification

I have a question? What does hf = hi+Vivertical stand for? I haven't seen hf or hi or Vivertical yet in class-I just started a few weeks ago. Bob Pursley answered a question but I don't know what the abbreviations mean. Thank you for the direction-

### Due 2morrow

Some students pass around a box of candy containing 25 pieces.Kendra took the first piece of candy. Each child takes a piece of candy as the box is passed around. Bob also gets the last piece and may have more than the first piece. How many children are seated around the table...

### Physics-Dr. Bob cannyou look at my work-I'm still

had this question last night for Dr. Bob-A fox sees a piece of carrion thrown from a nest 14 m high and goes to get it. Carrion is thrown 1.5 horizontal velocity. Fox is 7. m from base of tree. What is mgnitude of fox's average velocity if it grabscarrion just as it touches ...

### Math

Bob can swim at a rate of 5km/h. He is in a river that is flowing at a rate of 9 km/h. a) if bob swims upstream, what is his relative velocity to the ground? b)if bob swims downstream, what is his relative velocity to the ground? c) Someone decides to help Bob out of the water...

### Calculus and vectors

Bob can swim at a rate of 5km/h. He is in a river that is flowing at a rate of 9 km/h. a) if bob swims upstream, what is his relative velocity to the ground? b)if bob swims downstream, what is his relative velocity to the ground? c) Someone decides to help Bob out of the water...

### Physics

A simple pendulum has a bob of mass M. The bob is on a light string of length l. The string is fixed at C. At position A, the string if horizontal and the bob is at rest. The bob is released from A and swings to B, where the string is vertical. The tension in the string when ...

### physics

Bob, who has a mass of 75 kg, can throw a 500 g rock with a speed of 30 m/s. The distance through which his hand moves as he accelerates the rock forward from rest until he releases it is 1.0 m. a. What constant force must Bob exert on the rock to throw it with this speed? b. ...

### Site not working correctly/Physics

I posted a question a couple of days ago which was answered by DRWLS - thank you. Unfortunately I am unable to read the guidance provided as the typing is obscured by the adverts down the right hand side of the page. Look forward to replies. Thanks Mike

### Physics

Suppose a 7kg bob is hanging from the ceiling in a region with uniform electric field E= 46x + 29y N/C. Find the charge on the bob if it's angular position is displaced from the vertical by 20 degrees.

### physics 100

Bob, who has a mass of 60 , can throw a 800 rock with a speed of 26 . The distance through which his hand moves as he accelerates the rock forward from rest until he releases it is 1.0 . a) What constant force must Bob exert on the rock to throw it with this speed? b)If Bob is...

### physics

a simple pendulum of length 0.2m has bob of mass 5gm, it is pulled aside through an angle 60 degrees from the vertical. a spherical body of mass 2.5gm is placed at the lowest position of the bob. when the bob is released it strikes the spherical body and comes to rest.what is ...

### Physics

Alice and Bob share a state a|++⟩+b|−−⟩, where the first qubit is Alice's and the second qubit is Bob's. Alice measures her qubit in the standard basis and sends the measurement outcome to Bob. If Bob wants a|+⟩+b|−⟩, what gate ...

### physics

Bob, who has a mass of 80kg , can throw a 550g rock with a speed of 27m/s . The distance through which his hand moves as he accelerates the rock forward from rest until he releases it is 1.0 m. What constant force must Bob exert on the rock to throw it with this speed? If Bob ...

### Biology

Please help !!!! two bacteria, "Claire" and "Bob" are infected with a virus. Claire explodes several hours later and Bob lives happily ever after.... until one day when Bob feels stressed out and all the sudden, explodes as well. What happened to bacteria "Claire" and "Bob" ...

### physics

A 0.34 kg pendulum bob is attached to a string 1.2 m long. What is the change in the gravitational potential energy of the system as the bob swings from point A to point B, where θ = 37°?

### physics

Bob can throw a 540 g rock with a speed of 26 m/s. He moves his hand forward 0.8 m while doing so. What is Bob's maximum power output as he throws the rock?