# physics -jumper

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### Physics

A 60 kg high jumper lands on a foam pit and comes to rest. If the pit is able to exert an average force of 600 N on the high jumper in breaking the fall, what is the jumper’s acceleration?

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A bungee jumper falls for 1.3 seconds before the bungee cord begins to stretch. Until the jumper has bounced back up to this level, the bungee causes the jumper to have an acceleration upward of 4 m/s2. a. How fast is the jumper going when the bungee cord begins to stretch? (...

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A jumper of mass m=55 kg starts in a crouched position with the jumper's center of mass at a position y1=0 m. Just before the jumper leaves the floor, his or her center of mass is at y2=0.7 m. From another measurement, you have found that the velocity of the jumper's center of...

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A high jumper, falling at 3.8 m/s, lands on a foam pit and comes to rest compressing the pit 0.38 m. If the pit is able to exert an average force of 1100 N on the high jumper in breaking the fall, what is the jumper's mass?

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A bungee jumper jumps from a bridge with a 3 m long bungee cord. Once the cord starts to stretch, it acts like an ideal spring with coefficient of elasticity k=100 N/m. What should be the minimum height of the bridge in m so that this jump is safe for the jumper? Details and ...

### Physics..Urgent!!!

In the sport of pole vaulting, the jumper's point of mass concentration, called the centre of mass, must clear the pole. Assume that a 59 kg jumper must raise the centre of mass from 1.1 m off the ground to 4.6 m off the ground. What is the jumper's potential energy at the top...

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At a track and field meet, the best long jump is measured as 8.30 m. The jumper took off at an angle of 31 ° to the horizontal. What was the jumper’s initial speed?

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An Olympic long jumper leaves the ground at an angle of 18.7 ° and travels through the air for a horizontal distance of 7.04 m before landing. What is the takeoff speed of the jumper?

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A bungee jumper makes a jump into the Gorge du Verdon in southern France from a platform 182 m above the bottom of the gorge. The jumper weighs 740 N and comes within 66 m of the bottom of the gorge. The cord's unstretched length is 30.0 m. (a) Assuming that the bungee cord ...

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An Olympic long jumper leaves the ground at an angle of 23 degrees and travels through the air for a horizontal distance of 8.7 meters before landing. What is the takeoff speed of the jumper?

### Physics

A 63.0-kg bungee jumper is standing on a tall platform (h0 = 45.8 m). The bungee cord has an unstrained length of L0 = 9.18 m and, when stretched, behaves like an ideal spring with a spring constant of k = 67.2 N/m. The jumper falls from rest, and it is assumed that the only ...

### Physics

A 63.0-kg bungee jumper is standing on a tall platform (h0 = 45.8 m). The bungee cord has an unstrained length of L0 = 9.18 m and, when stretched, behaves like an ideal spring with a spring constant of k = 67.2 N/m. The jumper falls from rest, and it is assumed that the only ...

### AP Physics B

A 63.6-kg bungee jumper is standing on a tall platform (h0 = 50.6 m). The bungee cord has an unstrained length of L0 = 9.54 m and, when stretched, behaves like an ideal spring with a spring constant of k = 67.8 N/m. The jumper falls from rest, and it is assumed that the only ...

### Physics Urgent!!

a bungee jumper is falling at a velocity of 2m/s [down] when the bungee cord just starts to stretch. after the cord stretches for 2.5s, the velocity is 11m [down]. assume that the acceleration is at constant. a) what is the acceleration of the jumper? b) what is the total time...

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A 61.0 -kg bungee jumper is standing on a tall platform (h0 = 46.0 m), as indicated in the figure. The bungee cord has an unstrained length of L0 = 9.00 m, and when stretched, behaves like an ideal spring with a spring constant of 76.0 N/m. The jumper falls from rest, and it ...

### Physics - bungee jumping

In a head dip bungee jump from abridge over a river, the bungee cord is fastened to the jumpers ankles. The jumper then steps off and falls towards the river until the cord becomes taut. At that point, the cord begins to slow the jumper's descent, until his head just touches ...

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The Royal Gorge bridge over the Arkansas River is 310.0 m above the river. A 59.0-kg bungee jumper has an elastic cord with an unstressed length of 62.0 m attached to her feet. Assume that, like an ideal spring, the cord is massless and provides a linear restoring force when ...

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At a track-and-field meet, the best long jump is measured as 8.00 m. The jumper took off at an angle of 46° to the horizontal. (a) What was the jumper’s initial speed? (Neglect air resistance.) 1 m/s (b) If there were another meet on the Moon and the same jumper could ...

### physics -PLS HELP ASAP

a bungee jumper is falling at a velocity of 2m/s [down] when the bungee cord just starts to stretch. after the cord stretches for 2.5s, the velocity is 11m [down]. assume that the acceleration is at constant. a) what is the acceleration of the jumper? b) what is the total time...

### Physics

A long jumper leaves the ground at an angle of 20 degrees and travels a horizontal distanceof 7.0m before landing. What is the takeoff speed of the jumper? To be honest I really don't know how to solve it. A step-by-step explantion would be helpful.

### Physics Classical Mechanics

A bungee jumper jumps (with no initial speed) from a tall bridge attached to a light elastic cord (bungee cord) of unstretched length L. The cord first straightens and then extends as the jumper falls. This prevents her from hitting the water! Suppose that the bungee cord ...

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a high jumper approaches the takeoff point at a speed of 7.20 m/s. Assuming that only this speed determines the height to which he can rise, find the maximum height at which the jumper can clear the bar.

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A long jumper leaves the ground with an initial velocity of 12 m/s at an angle of 28-degrees above the horizontal. Determine the time of flight, the horizontal distance, and the peak height of the long-jumper.

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a bungee cord jumper jumps off the new river bridge. the bridge is 876 feet high. How fast is the jumper falling when he reaches 200 feet above the ground?

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A 61.0 -kg bungee jumper is standing on a tall platform (h0 = 46.0 m), as indicated in the figure. The bungee cord has an unstrained length of L0 = 9.00 m, and when stretched, behaves like an ideal spring with a spring constant of 76.0 N/m. The jumper falls from rest, and it ...

### physics -jumper

The feet of a standing person of mass m exert a force equal to mg on the floor, and the floor exerts an equal and opposite force upwards on the feet, which we call the normal force. During the extension phase of a vertical jump, the feet exert a force on the floor that is ...

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Bungee Jumping. A bungee jumper jumps from a tall bridge attached to a light elastic cord (bungee cord) of unstretched length L. The cord first straightens and then extends as the jumper falls. This prevents her from hitting the water! Suppose that the bungee cord behaves like...

### Math/Physics

A bungee jumper bounces up and down at thhe end of a bungee cord with a fairly consstant amplitude of 10m and a period of 5 s. At her lowest point, the jumper is 5m above the ground. Is this Periodic or non periodic? What is the reason? Draw the graph.

### Physics Help

A bungee jumper undergoes simple harmonic motion with amplitude 3.5 m and frequency 0.135 Hz. Assume the bungee jumper follows the simple harmonic motion equation x=Acos(wt). A. Determine the bungee jumper's velocity at 0.25 s B. Determine the bungee jumper's velocity at 0.50 ...

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A bungee jumper (m = 66.00 kg) tied to a 39.00 m cord, leaps off a 69.00 m tall bridge. He falls to 5.00 m above the water before the bungee cord pulls him back up. What size impulse is exerted on the bungee jumper while the cord stretches?

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A bungee jumper (m = 66.00 kg) tied to a 39.00 m cord, leaps off a 69.00 m tall bridge. He falls to 5.00 m above the water before the bungee cord pulls him back up. What size impulse is exerted on the bungee jumper while the cord stretches?

### science

A bungee jumper jumps (with no initial speed) from a tall bridge attached to a light elastic cord (bungee cord) of unstretched length L. The cord first straightens and then extends as the jumper falls. This prevents her from hitting the water! Suppose that the bungee cord ...

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An 73-kg bungee jumper is enjoying an afternoon of jumps. The jumper's first oscillation has an amplitude of 14 m and a period of 6 s. sprint constant is 80.1 n/m and max speed is 14.7 m/s. Treating the bungee cord as a spring with no damping, calculate each of the following: ...

### Physics

A bungee jumper of mass 60 kg jumps from a bridge tied to an elastic rope which becomes taut after he falls 10 m. Consider the jumper when he has fallen another 10 m and is travelling at 15 m/s. Work out how much energy is stored in the rope. Take g=10 m/s^2 and ignore air ...

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A high-jumper clears the bar and has a downward velocity of -6.00 m/s just before landing on an air mattress. The mass of the high-jumper is 50.4 kg. What is the magnitude and direction of the impulse that the air mattress exerts on her? Assume that upward is the positive ...

### Physics(Please help)

A high-jumper clears the bar and has a downward velocity of -6.00 m/s just before landing on an air mattress. The mass of the high-jumper is 53.7 kg. What is the magnitude and direction of the impulse that the air mattress exerts on her? Assume that upward is the positive ...

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A ski jumper starts with a horizontal take-off velocity of 25m/s and lands on a straight landing hill inclined at 30 0 . Determine (a) the time between take-off and landin. (b) The length 'd' of the jump. (c) The maximum vertical distance between the jumper and the landing hill.

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A jumper in the long-jump goes into the jump with a speed of 10m/s at an angle of 30 degrees above the horizontal. Use g=10m/s. a) how long in the air is the jumper before returning to the Earth? b) How far does the jumper jump? for a) I got .001s as the answer which logically...

### Physics

A jumper in the long-jump goes into the jump with a speed of 10m/s at an angle of 30 degrees above the horizontal. Use g=10m/s. a) how long in the air is the jumper before returning to the Earth? b) How far does the jumper jump? for a) I got .001s as the answer which logically...

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A bungee jumper runs off a platform and falls 40m before his bungee cord begins to stretch. Once the bungee cord begins to stretch his velocity slows by 20 m/s in 12m. If the mass of the bungee jumper is 55kg, what is the average force the bungee applies on him?

### Physics GR12

A bungee jumper of mass 75kg is stadnding on a platform 53m above a river. The length of the unstretched bungee cord is 11m. The spring costant is 65.6N/m. Calculate the jumper's speed at 19m below the platform on his first fall. [Also, please state which height you usd and ...

### chemistry

A bungee jumper is standing at the edge of a platform, just about to leap over the side. Midway through the jump, while the bungee jumper is halfway down to the ground, what is the relationship between potential and kinetic energy?

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Extreme-sports enthusiasts have been known to jump off the top of El Capitan, a sheer granite cliff of height 910m in Yosemite National Park. Assume a jumper runs horizontally off the top of El Capitan with speed 5.0m/s and enjoys a freefall until she is 150m above the valley ...

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An 73-kg bungee jumper is enjoying an afternoon of jumps. The jumper's first oscillation has an amplitude of 14 m and a period of 6 s. the spring constant of the bungee cord is 80.1 and max speed during oscillation is 14.7 m/s Treating the bungee cord as a spring with no ...

### Math

A bungee jumper falls from a bridge 300 feet above ground. Her height above ground after t seconds is given by the equation h=16t^2+300 where h is the height of the jumper in feet and t is the time in seconds after she jumps. Approximately how long will it take for the bungee ...

### Physics

A long jumper takes of at an angle of 20 degrees and a speed of 11.0 m/sec. The max height achieved is 0.722 meters an the max length is 7.94 meters. At what angle and speed would the jumper have to take off to get the same max length, but twice the max height?

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A 50.0 kg parachutist jumps out of an airplane at a height of 1.00 km. The parachute opens, and the jumper lands on the ground with a speed of 5.00 m/s. By what amount was the jumper's mechanical energy reduced due to air resistance during this jump? so, you have to take the ...

### Physics

1.A 60.2 kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. She is tied to a 13.8 m long bungee cord and falls a total of 34.4 m. Calculate the spring constant k of the bungee cord. 2.Calculate the maximum acceleration experienced by the jumper. Im stuck on the first because Im not sure ...

### human anatomy

one day, at the high jump mat, Lucy,a 4'4 jumper, asks Georgina, a 5' jumper."When running here,breathing doesn't really count right? I mean we're only going less than 50 meters. What difference does it make if we hold our breath?" Georgina sighs and prepares herself for a ...

### PHYS

A bungee jumper (m = 61.00 kg) tied to a 45.00 m cord, leaps off a 75.00 m tall bridge. He falls to 5.00 m above the water before the bungee cord pulls him back up. What is the magnitude of the impulse exerted on the bungee jumper as the cord stretches? Can anyone show me how ...

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what is the velocity of the jumper at the end of 1.5second? How far does he fall?

### Math

The Height of a ski jumper, 'h' in meters is given by the equation h=-4.9t^(2)+0.5vt+8 where 't' is measured in seconds after leaping from the ramp and 'v' is his/her speed at the time of the jump. a)If the jumpers' maximum height is reached is 16 m, determine the initial ...

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regards bungee jumping How accurately must the weight of the jumper be known?

### PHYSICS

The object of the long jump is to launch oneself as a projectile and attain the maximum horizontal range (Fig. 3–26). Here we shall treat the long jumper as a particle even though the human body is fairly large compared to the size of the trajectory. Actually there is one ...

### PHYSICS

The object of the long jump is to launch oneself as a projectile and attain the maximum horizontal range (Fig. 3–26). Here we shall treat the long jumper as a particle even though the human body is fairly large compared to the size of the trajectory. Actually there is one ...

### PHYSICS

The object of the long jump is to launch oneself as a projectile and attain the maximum horizontal range (Fig. 3–26). Here we shall treat the long jumper as a particle even though the human body is fairly large compared to the size of the trajectory. Actually there is one ...

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A long jumper jumps with the initial velocity of 12.0 m/s at an angle of 20 degrees. what is the displacement of x?

### Physics, PLEASE HELP!!

A long jumper jumps with the initial velocity of 12.0 m/s at an angle of 20 degrees. what is the displacement of x?

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the time a male bungee jumps is freely falling is 1.5 seconds. what is the velocity of the jumper at the end

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A long jumper leaves the ground at an angle of 24.3◦ to the horizontal and at a speed of 10.6 m/s. How far does he jump?

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In the 1968 Olympic Games, University of Oregon jumper Dick Fosbury introduced a new technique of high jumping called the "Fosbury flop." It contributed to raising the world record by about 30 cm and is presently used by nearly every world-class jumper. In this technique, the ...

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An athlete executing a long jumper leaves the ground at a 27.0 degree angle and travels 7.89 m. What was the takeoff speed?

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A long jumper jumps at a 20 degree angle and attains a maximum altitude of .6 m. a)what is her initial speed? b)How far is her jump?

### math nid this asap tyy

(Velocity and acceleration.) The acceleration of gravity on the surface of the Moon is a = 1.6 m/s2, as opposed to g = 9.8 m/s2 on Earth. An Olympic high-jumper can jump to about 2.35 m on the surface of the Earth. What height could an Olympic high-jumper reach on the surface ...

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If a professional jumper jumps in a running trainn and remains in air (say,4 ~5 sec),does he returns back his original position?

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An Olympic long jumper is capable of jumping 8.44m. Assuming his horizontal speed is 5.644m/s as he leaves the ground, how high does he go?

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A skydiver jumps out of a plane. Does the mechanical energy of the jumper change while she is falling? Ignore the effects of air resistance.

### PHYSICS (conceptual doubt)

If a professional jumper jumps in a running train and remains in air (say for ~5 sec),does he return back to his orginal position?

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A long jumper leaves the ground at an angle of 22.1◦ to the horizontal and at a speed of 10 m/s. How far does he jump? The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in units of m

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a long jumper takes off at an angle of 20 degrees with the horizontal and reaches a maximum height of 0.55 meters at mid- flight. how far did she jump?

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a 40 kg high jumper leaves the ground with a speed of 6m/s. how high can he jump ?

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A 65.5 kg high jumper leaves the ground with a vertical velocity of 8.1 m/s. How high can he jump? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 .

### physics(I'm taking a different way to solve)

In the 1968 Olympic Games, University of Oregon jumper Dick Fosbury introduced a new technique of high jumping called the "Fosbury flop." It contributed to raising the world record by about 30 cm and is presently used by nearly every world-class jumper. In this technique, the ...

### physics help please

A long jumper leaves the ground at an angle of 25.2 to the horizontal and at a speed of 11.2 m/s. How far does he jump? The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in units of m What maximum height does he reach?

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A long jumper leaves the ground at an angle of 24.4◦to the horizontal an data speed of 9.52m/s.How far does he jump?The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8m. What maximum height does he reach?

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In order for a ski jumper to attain maximum projectile distance she must reach a velocity of 30m/s. of the runway of the takeoff ramp is 70m long, how quickly ust she accelerate?

### Physics Honors

A football is kicked with an initial velocity of 25 m/s at an angle of 45 degrees with the horizontal . Determine the time of flight, the horizontal distance, and the peak height of the long jumper.

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An athlete executing a long jumper leaves the ground at a 27.0 degree angle and travels 7.89 m. What was the takeoff speed? If this speed were increased by just 5.0%, how much longer would the jump be?

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A long jumper leaves the ground at an angle of 25.2 to the horizontal and at a speed of 11.2 m/s. How far does he jump? The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in m What maximum height does he reach? Answer in units of m

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A broad jumper begins his jump at an angle of 22 f degrees from the horizontal at the middle of the jump he reaches a height of 70m ANSWER: 9.16m/s Relevant Formulas: dv=1/2at^2...dh=vht...t=vv/a..

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An athlete executing a long jumper leaves the ground at a 27.0 degree angle and travels 7.89 m. What was the takeoff speed? If this speed were increased by just 5.0%, how much longer would the jump be?

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a long jumper jumps 10m and leaves the ground at an angle of 45 degrees.determine the speed he leaves the the ground at,

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It is important to be as far away from the cliff as possible before opening the parachute. How far from the cliff is this jumper when she opens her chute?

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An Olympic long jumper is capable of jumping 8.3 m. Assume that his horizontal speed is 9.5 m/s as he leaves the ground. He was in the air for .87 seconds. How high does he go assuming that he lands upright, the same way he was when he left the ground?

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A baseball is hit with a speed of 27 meters per second at an angle of 45 degrees. It lands on the flat roof of a 13 meter tall building. If the ball was hit when it was 1 meter above the ground, what horizontal distance does it travel before it lands on the building? A long ...

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A long jumper jumps at a 45 degree angle towards the right bank which is 10.0 m away horizontally and 2.5 m vertically below. How long, or short, of the opposite bank will she land?

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A Nordic jumper goes off a ski jump at an angle of 10.0° below the horizontal, traveling 92.0 m horizontally and 47.0 m vertically before landing.; (a) Ignoring friction and aerodynamic effects, calculate the speed needed by the skier on leaving the ramp

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An 60kg athlete wants to jump over a 2 m bar. How fast must she go the moment her foot leaves the ground in order to get her centre of mass up so high? I set KE of jumper to PE at top of bar to get 6.26m/s. Am I on the right track?

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A ski jumper glides down a 30.0 degrees slope for 80.0 ft before taking off from a negligibly short horizontal ramp. If the jumpers takeoff speed is 45.0 ft/s, what is the coefficient of kinetic friction between skis and slope?

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A Nordic jumper goes off a ski jump at an angle of 10.0° below the horizontal, traveling 109.0 m horizontally and 44.0 m vertically before landing. (a) Ignoring friction and aerodynamic effects, calculate the speed needed by the skier on leaving the ramp.

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A Nordic jumper goes off a ski jump at an angle of 10.0° below the horizontal, traveling 109.0 m horizontally and 44.0 m vertically before landing. (a) Ignoring friction and aerodynamic effects, calculate the speed needed by the skier on leaving the ramp.

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A Nordic jumper goes off a ski jump at an angle of 10.0° below the horizontal, traveling 109.0 m horizontally and 44.0 m vertically before landing. (a) Ignoring friction and aerodynamic effects, calculate the speed needed by the skier on leaving the ramp.

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A ski jumper leaves a slope at an angle of 20.0 degrees above the horizontal direction. She lands 3.50 seconds later at a point 20.0 meters below her take-off point. (a) What was her initial speed? (b) How far does she travel horizontally?

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A long jumper leaves the ground at an angle of 20.8 ◦ to the horizontal and at a speed of 10.3 m/s. How far does he jump? The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . Answer in units of m and What maximum height does he reach? Answer in units of

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At the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Dwight Phillips won the gold medal in men’s long jump with a jump of 8.59 m. If the angle of his jump was 23°, what was his takeoff speed? (Treat the jumper as an object; ignore that his legs are in front of him when he lands.)

### geography

a mountain is to a ski jumper as a what is to a diver

### physics

an olympic long jumper i capable of jumping 8.0 m. Assuming hi horizonal speed is 9.1 m/s as he leaves the ground, how long is he in the air and how high doe he go? Assume that he lands standing upright that is, the same way he left the ground.

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A long jumper leaves the ground at an angle of 15.1◦ to the horizontal and at a speed of 10.9 m/s. How far does he jump? The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Answer in units of m 010 (part 2 of 2) 10.0 points What maximum height does he reach? Answer in units of m

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A 53 kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. She is tied to a bungee cord whose unstretched length is 13 m, and falls a total of 35 m. Calculate the spring stiffness constant k of the bungee cord, assuming Hooke's law applies.