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Hey, I have an essay question: Compare and contrast the views of Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton on the Constitution, National Bank, and Foreign Affairs. I have already researched this topic but I don't think I have enough sources. If you know of any sites that could ...


Two geekie physics students with a combined mass of 131 kg jump into their old car to run out for some late night pizza. The distance between the front and back axles of the car is 2.9 m. When they get in the car, the springs compress a total of 9.3 cm. On their way to the ...

Physics Please Help Today Part 2

Here's a pic C:\Documents and Settings\Owner\My Documents\My Pictures\physicspic.jpg 0.0100kg particles have been glued to a rod of Length L=6.00cm and negligible mass and can rotate around a perpendicular axis through point O at one end. How much work is required to change ...


Find the minimum diameter of a 51.5-m-long nylon string that will stretch no more than 1.01 cm when a load of 68.9 kg is suspended from its lower end. Assume that Ynylon = 3.51·10^8 N/m2 physics - bobpursley, Saturday, October 29, 2011 at 10:32am Hookes Law: elongation= force...

Physics(Please just check, thanks)

Using a force table the direction and magnitude had to be found for the following measurements: F1 = 200 grams at 30 degrees; F2 = 200 grams at 120 degrees The magnitude and direction found was 280 grams at 257 degrees. Using the magnitude and direction of F1 and F2 I need to ...

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(a) At a certain instant, a particle-like object is acted on by a force F=(2.9N)i-(1.7N)j+(5.7N)k while the object's velocity is v= -(3.2m/s)i+(4.5m/s)k. What is the instantaneous rate at which the force does work on the object? (b) At some other time, the velocity consists of...


two people are pushing a car of mass 2000kg. if they each push with a force of 320N at an angle of 15degrees to each side of the car, calculate the acceleration of the car, assuming no resistance... please help

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Suppose a cord is a heavy rope of mass 1.0 kg. Calculate the acceleration of each box and the tension at each end of the cord, using the free-body diagrams. Assume the cord doesn't sag. (m1 = 8.5 kg , m2 = 12.5 kg and FP = 36.0 N) please

A 65.0 kg student is standing atop a spring in an elevator as it accelerates upward at 3.85 m/s2. The spring constant is 3000 N/m. By how much (in m) is the spring compressed, assuming that the local acceleration due to gravity is 9.80 m/s2?


When a sound wave passes from air into a solid object, which of the following wave properties change? -Frequency -Wave Speed -Amplitude -Wavelength all that apply


The mass of the object was 8 kilograms. The object was acted on by a foce of 20 angle 80degrees newtons. What was the acceleration of the object? Please walk me through the steps instead of just suggesting a formula.. Thank you!


Can anyone please help me with this question? I don't understand why the speed is v m/s. A sport utility vehicle is travelling at a speed of v m/s. If its momentum has a magnitude of 32,800 kg·m/s, what is the SUV's mass? Thanks I know that I have to use the formula p= m*v ...

Physics, still don't get it!

I'm sorry bobpursley I don't understand your response, please clarify. When an object of mass m1 is hung on a vertical spring and set into vertical simple harmonic motion, its frequency is 12 Hz. When another object of mass m2 is hung on the spring along with m1, the frequency...

Grade 12 Physics

CAN SOMEONE PLEASE HELP ME WITH MY QUESTION I AM REALLY STUCK!!!!! SOMEONE ANYONE!! I need some help, my brain hurts already just over analyzing this question! [_] [_]Thanks! [_]


hi can someone please help me with this question. The SST Concorde flies at a speed of Mach 1.5. What is the half-angle of the conical shock wave formed by the Concorde at this speed?

College Physics

I need help with this question, A 4-ohm resistor is connected in parallel with a 6 ohm resistor. What is the total resistance of this pair of resistors? I know the answer is 2.4 ohms, but I don't know how to get it. Please help!!

Physics- Work related

If 2.0 J of work is done in raising 180 g apple how far is it lifted? I would assume that 2/180 = x but I divided it and it does not sound right.. please someone help.


If a car drives off a 40 m high cliff with a horizontal velocity of 15 m/s, how far from the base of the cliff will the car strike the fround? Could someone help with the equation, please

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The coefficient of kinetic friction between a suitcase and the floor is 0.26. If the suitcase has a mass of 70.0 {kg}, how far can it be pushed across the level floor with 680 {J} of work?


please help: 2 horizontal forces, one 180.0 N and the other 200.0 N, are exerted in opposite directions on a boat on a lake. What is the net horizontal force on the boat? Thanks for your help.


1. what is the specific heat of an object if the heat needed to change its temperature from 40degree celsius to 75degree celsius for 75 kg of it is 536 kcal? Please show me how to oompute it.

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A coconut thrown horizontally at 20 m/s from the top of a hill 63 m high. How far from the base of the hill does the coconut hit the ground? Select one: a. 42 m b. 13 m c. 66 m d. 72 m


A soccer ball is kicked with a speed of 9.35 m/s at an angle of 25.0 ∘ above the horizontal. If the ball lands at the same level from which it was kicked, how long was it in the air? Please help!

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the unit of energy in S.I units is? a. watt b. joule c. joule/s d. joule/m e. joule m

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A wave on a rope is 6.1m . a.) What is the wavelength of this wave? b.) If the frequency of the wave is 6.2Hz, what is the wave velocity?


A spring has a spring constant that is 120 N/m, and has a 0.1 kg block attached to it. The spring and mass sit on a horizontal surface that has no friction. The block is pulled 0.2 m and then released. Please find the frequency of the oscillations, the period of the ...


The fundamental frequency of a string fixed at both ends is 375 Hz. How long does it take for a wave to travel the length of this string? Please check my answer Solution: f=v/2L v=2Lf t=1/2f=l/v 1/2(375hz)= .0013 sec


A helicopter is ascending vertically with a speed of 5.20 m/s. AT the height of 125m above the earth, a package is dropped from a window.How much time does it take for the package to reach the ground. ****Note: Please show the steps.


hey, if someone could please help me solve this: object kicked at 45 degree and travels 82 m b4 hitting the ground. what was its vo? how long was it in the air? how high did it go? tell me if this is right, i got 740m for the height... doesnt sound right..

physics (making a yo-yo)

I am required to make a yo-yo that will unwind at a slowest rate possible, without using friction as a factor. Will it help if I make it hollow, so it would have more rotational inertia? Any other ideas? Please help!!


calculate the image position and magnification for an object 3cm tall laced in front of mirror with a focal length of 12cm, if the object is placed at 2f... I got: di: 24cm and m=-1 please tell me if this is right.. thank you so much :)


Please help ! Finish the following statement: "The greater the number of lines on a diffraction grating of a given size," a)the greater b)smaller then a)the range of wavelengths that can be diffracted b)the distance between the bright fringes produced

Physics (Projectile Motion)

Please reply to this one urgently: Horizontally moving plane at 600kmph speed, at a height of 1960km, drops a package at point A and it drop at point B. Find the distance between A and B.


A person walks 3.0847x10^1 m East, then turns around and walks 8.677x10^0 m West. The total time to walk this distance was 7.8624x10^2 s. What is the speed of the walker, expressed to 3 significant figures? please help me im so confused

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Projectile Motion A rifle is fired horizontally and travels 200m East. The rifle barrel is 1.90m from the ground. What speed must the bullet have been traveling at? Ignore Friction.


A convex mirror has a focal length of 19.0 cm. Determine the object location for which the image will be one-fourth as tall as the object. i know that 1/f=1/do=1/di. when i put the numbers into the equation i keep getting 23.75 and its saying that its wrong. can you please ...


A flowerpot falls from a window sill 37.6 m above the sidewalk. What is the velocity of the flowerpot when it strikes the ground? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2. Answer in units of m/s Please show me the formula and steps i would use to solve this, Thanks!

Physics please help!!

You are walking at 4.40 km per hour across a frozen lake in the snow. You do not realize that with each step you turn 0.40 degrees to your right. If your step length is 58.0 cm what is the diameter, in meters, of the circle that you are inadvertently tracing out?

Physics. PLEASE HELP!!

A skier of mass 71 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2. How much work is required to pull him 64.6 m up a 33.8 slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.53 m/s? Answer in units of kJ

Physics(Please check)

A 5-kg ball is thrown straight up in the air with an initial speed of 24m/s. After its release and before it hits the ground when is the ball in free fall? My answer is at all times. Is this correct? Thank you.

Physics(Please respond)

There is a diagram of a ball being thrown in a horizontal diection at 30m/s and there is an angle of 48degrees and a side with 4m. How long is the ball in the air? I am confused because I am not sure of the equation. I know that is is something like y = yo + ? - 1/2gt^2 Thank ...


The liquid in the tube has a density of 1.48 g/cm^3 . The atmospheric pressure is 1.013 X 10^5 newtons per square meter. What is the pressure P in the container? Please walk me through your steps, don't just suggest a formula. Thank you very much.

Physics(Please check, thanks)

A football player kicks a ball with a speed of 25m/s at an angle of 40 degrees relative to the horizontal. Ignore air resistance. 1) What is the ball's range? R= V0^2 sin Q / g Is this the correct equation to use?


How many newtons of force are necessary to accelerate a 0.0050 kg mass at the acceleration (a) of 9.81 m/s2 with the force expressed in the correct number of significant figures? (F = ma) 0.04905 N 0.049 N 0.05 N 4.91 × 102 N Please help me :( It's just one little question.


For safety in climbing, a mountaineer uses a nylon rope that is 55 m long and 0.9 cm in diameter. When supporting a 82-kg climber, the rope elongates 2.0 m. Find its Young's modulus. I got 34737.433 but that is not the right answer please help!


A 60 W light bulb at 120 V is left on in your house to prevent burglary, and the power charges 10 cents per kilowatt-hour, how much will it cost to leave the bulb on for 30 days? Please show how to work this


An aeroplane flying at 350km/h in a direction of N 40 degrees E strike a wind blowing from N 50 degrees W at 75km/h calculate the resulting velocity of the aircraft? need help trying to work this out. please. any help would be great.


A meteorite weighing 1860N strikes the earth with a velocity of 45.2m/s. What is its kinetic energy? Write in SN to one decimal place. When I plugged in (1/2)(1860N)(45.2m/s)^2, I got the answer 1.9e6, but it was incorrect. Please help. I'm really confused!


Choose one of the Laws of Thermodynamics (zeroth, first, second, or third) and give a brief summary of its development. Who is credited with "discovering" it and when? How did the four laws come to be ordered as they are? Please explain in detail


Please, anyone help me please. Q: An object is placed 17.8 cm from a first converging lens of focal length 13 cm. A second converging lens with focal length 24 cm is placed 10 cm to the right of the first converging lens. (Take the direction to the right to be positive.) (a) ...

Physics... Please help me! I REALLY need help.

A .30kg softball had a velocity of 15m/s at an angle of 35 degrees below the horizontal just before making contact with the bat. What is the magnitude of the change in momentum of the ball while it is in contact with the bat if the ball leaves the bat with a velocity of a)20m/...


Harriet needs to ship a small vase. The box she will use has a volume of 216 cubic inches. If the side lengths are all the same, what is the length of each side of the box? Hint: V = S^3 PLEASE ANSWER NICE AND NEAT AND CORRECT PLEASE AND THANK YOU!! =) :-) AND EXPLAIN IT GOOD...

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The drawing shows a collision between two pucks on an air-hockey table. Puck A has a mass of 0.030 kg and is moving along the x axis with a velocity of +5.5 m/s. It makes a collision with puck B, which has a mass of 0.055 kg and is initially at rest. The collision is not head-...

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A cylindrical metal can with a radius of 4.25 cm is floating upright in water. A rock is placed in the can, causing it to sink 0.0230 m deeper into the water. What is the weight of the rock?

Physics continuation - Damon please help

Can you help me with this question, too? Suppose that the boat is supposed to arrive at a point directly across the river from its starting point. a) What should be the heading of the boat?

physics uncertainty

experiment times: .15, .13, .16, .14, .15, .14, .15, .14 so i found the average to be .15 and the highest value was .16 the lowest value was .13 so what is the uncertainty? (in other words... .15 plus or minus what number?) please explain. thanks

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a plane moving horizontally at 120 m/s drops a package from an elevation of 240 m. How far did the package go before it hit the ground? Step by step directions please!


please help: A repelling force occurs between two charged objects when the charges are of a. unlike signs b. like signs c. equal magnitude d. unequal magnitude


You exert a force of 455N in pulling 15.0m of rope using a pulley system to lift a 935N object 5.0m. What is the efficiency of the pulley system? Please help, I appreciate it a lot.


What is the difference between magnetic field of a bar magnet anf the magnetic field around a current-carrying coil? Please answer with a good explanation.


A fisherman's scale stretches 3.5 cm when a 2.1 kg fish hangs from it. I know that k=590 N/m and f=2.7 Hz. How do I find the amplitude of vibration if the fish is pulled down 3.2 cm more and released so that it vibrates up and down? Please help!


if it takes 726 watts of power to move a mass 36 meters in 14 seeconds, what is the mass? i really need like, step by step help please? asap. thanks, michelle .


a golf ball is launched at a 37 degree angle from the horizontal at an initial velocity of 48.6 m/s. state the initial velocity in rectangular coordinates. please show me how to figure this out

Physics. PLEASE HELP!!

A ball bounces to 45 percent of its original height. What fraction of its mechanical energy is lost each time it bounces? What is the coefficient of restitution of the ball-floor system?

Physics. PLEASE HELP!!

A ball bounces to 45 percent of its original height. What fraction of its mechanical energy is lost each time it bounces? What is the coefficient of restitution of the ball-floor system?

Physics(Please help)

A football is kicked with a speed of 18 m/s at an angle of 65° to the horizontal. How long is the football in the air? Neglect air resistance Would I use the equation y=y0 + voy t -1/2gt^2 ?


A 14.0 kg bucket is lowered vertically by a rope in which there is 181 N of tension at a given instant. What is the acceleration of the bucket? May someone please walk me through this problem step by step. Thank you

Physics(Please respond)

A system does 210 J of work on its environment and gains 80.6 J of heat in the process. Find the change in the internal energy of (a) the system and (b) the environment. I am not sure how to start this.

Physics(Please respond)

A system does 210 J of work on its environment and gains 80.6 J of heat in the process. Find the change in the internal energy of (a) the system and (b) the environment. I am not sure how to start this. Thank you for the help.


Help me please I'm stuck on this question 2.In a thunderstorm at 20.0°C, Karen sees a bolt of lightning and hears the thunderclap 3.00 s later. How far from Karen did the lightning strike? Show your work.

Science (Physics)

Two resistors 3ohms and 6ohms are connected in parallel across a 6V battery, what is the current flow through the 3ohms resistors? Just the formula please.


Can someone please tell me what to expect from Beginner High School chemistry? Is it mostly applying mathematics like physics? Or basically memorizing like biology? Thank you!


a projectile with a horizontal component of 13m/s and a vertical component of 18 m/s would have an overall velocity of m/s??? at and angle of ?? above the horizontal. Can you please help me fill in the two blanks thank you


An object is thrown vertically upward and has a speed of 12 m/s when it reaches one fifth of its maximum height above the launch point. Determine its maximum height. g=9.81 m/s^2. Please help


An object is thrown vertically upward and has a speed of 12 m/s when it reaches one fifth of its maximum height above the launch point. Determine its maximum height. g=9.81 m/s^2. Please help


the tires of a certain car begin to lose their grip on the pavement at acceleration of 5 m/s to the power of 2 if the car has this acceleration , how many seconds does it required reaching a speed of 25 m/s starting from 10 m/s?. Please help me


Mrs. Johnson's kid is trying to drink with a straw that runs through an airtight cork in the top of a bottle of water. Please explain to her kid why he won't get any water.


Mrs. Johnson's kid is trying to drink with a straw that runs through an airtight cork in the top of a bottle of water. Please explain to her kid why he won't get any water.


An aircraft travels 250 km on a heading of 330 degrees. It then turns due east and travels 420 km. How far and on what heading did it end up from it's starting point? Please help!!!

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A recently discovered planet has a mass twice as great as Earth's and a radius twice as large as Earth's. What will be the approximate size of its gravitational field? Apparently it isn't 2 * 9.8...


Saying that 4<(sq.root of x)<9 is equivalent to saying what about x ? a. 0<x<5 b. 0<x<65 c. 2<x<3 d. 4<x<9 e. 16<x<81 Please help. Does this problem relate to 'x'values on the xy coordinate system ? If so please explain the concept here. If ...

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I think I'm using the wrong formulas or SOMETHING... Here's the question: "Two equal charges are separated by 3.7 ´ 10^-10 m. The force between the charges has a magnitude of 2.37 ´ 10^-3 N. What is the magnitude of q on the charges?" Here's my work: F = kc(q1q2/r^2) 2.37 x ...


The velocity of a diver just before hitting the water is -8.6 m/s, where the minus sign indicates that her motion is directly downward. What is her displacement during the last 0.86 s of the dive? im so stuck. i tried this problem several times, and my answers werent correct. ...

Physics Please check my answer

How much work is done by the centripetal force (in this case, the friction between the tires and the road) on a 1200 kg car moving on a circular track of radius 50 meters at a constant speed of 31.4 m/s? A. 7.4 • 10^6 J B. 19.7 J <--- C. 2136.7 J D. 117,600 J E. 0 J

vy? in Physics

During what time interval does vy become zero? So I can't really understand what vy means, I know its a abbreviation but I need help on this problem that has a cannon shooting a cannonball horizontally and it has 3 points; the first being 1s, then 2s, then 3s which is when the...


Select the properly punctuated sentence. a. Please let me know; when I may contact you. b. Please let me know, when I may contact you. c. Please let me know when I may contact you.


A daredevil is riding a motorcycle on the inside of a spherical metal cage of radius 9.7 meters. The total mass of the person and motorcycle is 79.2 kg. If he is to make a vertical circle within the cage at some constant speed, v, what normal force, in Newtons, does he feel at...

Math please help please help

Out of 42 kids in a class twice as many failed Ela as math,4 failed both. If 7 failed neither, find how many failed each subject. Please help and show work it would be great thanks i really need help thanks

physics Q

can you please help me with this please. thank you. A small mass m hangs at rest from a vertical rope of length l that is fixed to the ceiling. A force then pushes on the mass, perpendicular to the taut rope at all times, until the rope is oriented at an angle delta and the ...


A dog that can swim at 1.0 m/s jumps in a river that is flowing 3.0 m/s at an angle of N60*E. Solve the resultant velocity vector of the dog if he heads north. What direction is the dog acutally heading? can someone please help thanks me please....

1) A 1.0 kg mass is attached to the end of a vertical ideal spring with a force constant of 400 N/m. The mass is set in simple harmonic motion with an amplitude of 10 cm. What is the speed of the 1.0 kg mass at the equilibrium position?


given that the mass of an electron is 9.1 x 10^-28 grams and the charge on an electron is 1.6 x 10^-19 Coulombs, calculate the voltage required to lift an electron 5 cm. the question was previously answered, but I did'nt understand it .. could some show me again please.

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A charge rod is brought near a pile of tiny plastic sphere. Some of the spheres are attracted to the rod, but as they touch the rod, they are flung into different directions. Explain. Thanks :)


Suppose you put a 100 W light bulb in a container of water and use it to heat the water. How long would it take to raise the temperature of a gallon of water at 25 C to 90C? Please explain!


For a football player bending the ball around a defensive wall, state three principles which govern the flight path of the ball and the amount of spin imparted on to the ball? (3 marks) please help?




Hi! I have a problem for physics homework and I though I knew how to solve it but apparently it is wrong, please help! 'Two cars, one of mass 1000 kg, and the second of mass 2400 kg, are moving at right angles to each other when they collide and stick together. The initial ...

math- quick help!

The area of the smallest (shaded) square measures 1 square unit. What is the area of the largest square? (there are 7 squares) Please, please, please help me!!!

Algebra II- please help!

I just cannot seem to be able to grasp the concept of solving polynomial inequalities. Can someone please explain, step by step, how to solve them? Here's a problem I can't solve. Please use this as an example: (x-2)(x-5)<0 I cannot thank you enough for helping me with this...


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