physics-newton's laws

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History

Which accurately describes Newton’s Laws? newton defined the three laws of motion that govern planetary bodies and objects on earth newton defined three laws of thermodynamics that predict the conservation of energy newton defined the laws relatively that govern space and ...

physics

6)Which of Newton's laws would best explain what causes a basketball to bounce? Third 7)Which of Newton's laws would best explain the whiplash caused by being rear-ended in a car accident? First

Science

How can we use Kepler's laws or Newton's laws to learn about these objects?

Physics

Summarize two observations that are contrary to the predictions based on Newton’s laws but that confirm Einstein’s explanation of gravity. Indicate how the predictions based on Newton’s theory differ from Einstein’s.

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Summarize two observations that are contrary to the predictions based on Newton’s laws but that confirm Einstein’s explanation of gravity. Indicate how the predictions based on Newton’s theory differ from Einstein’s.

Physics-Newton's Law

Hi-I have a question-we're studying Newton's Laws and my question is: If I have a constant, non-zero force, how does the accleration change as the mass is changed. I think it changes proportionally-yes, or no but I'm not sure why except to say that's the law

physics

What is the difference between the second and third Newton’s Laws?

Physics- Newton's Laws of Motion Works Best When?

Newton's laws of motion work best for objects under which conditions. a. very slow and fast moving. b. very large and slow moving. c. very small and slow moving. d. very large and fast moving.

physics

at what angle must the two forces of 50 newton and 120 newton be acting so as to balanced by a force of 130 newton?

Physics

Why can you exert a greater force on the pedals of a bike if you pull up on the handlebars? Does it have anything to do with one of Newton's 3 laws? I'm not sure how to approach this question.

Physics

Two forces of 2 Newton and 3 Newton act at a point so as to produce a resultant force of 4 Newton .Find: a. The angle between the directions of the 2 Newton and 3 Newton forces b.the angle between the directions of the resultant and the 3 newton force

physics

Explain how Newton developed a theory to explain why the planets moved according to Kepler’s laws of planetary motion.

Physics

Use the work-energy theorem to solve each of these problems. You can use Newton's laws to check your answers. Neglect air resistance in all cases.

Physics Newton law

A 10O0Kg elevator is hoisted upward from rest by a cable. In the first two seconds there is an 1100N tension force in the cable hoisting the elevator. What is the speed after two seconds and how far has it travelled ? Get the acceleration first. Tension=mg + m*acceleration. ...

Anthropologhy

Sumptuary laws are: (Points : 1) property laws. marriage laws. religious laws. civil laws.

Physics

An electron is accelerated by a uniform electric field (1000 V/m) pointing vertically upward. use newton's laws to determine the electron's velocity after it moves .10 cm

science

how does newton's laws apply to a toothpicks bridge

science

I need help doing examples for newton's 3 laws of motion....can you help me?

Physics

Understanding Newton's First and Second Laws, why do all objets near Earth accelerate at a constant rate "g"? I'm very confused, is it something about how inertia keeps the objects accelerating? Please help , thank you.

SCIENCE

For my science project i have to choose a sport and list five carefully thoughtout ways that Newton's three Laws of Motion are involed in the game i selected. The sport i have selected is tennis. i have 3 ways already but i am missing 2 more. Here are the 3 ways i have already...

science

whats the laws of newton's first law of motion?

science

need help with an essay about Isaac Newton and his 3 laws.

science

I need help with an explanation about Isaac Newton and his three laws.

Biology

Is there a mathematical way of writing Newton's three laws of motion

physics

A uniform bar 25 meters long weighs 10,000 Newton's. From end A weight of 2500 Newton's is hung. At B the other end of the bar, there is a weight of 3500 Newton's. An upward force of 3000 Newton's is exerted 4 meters from B, while and upward force of 4000 Newton's is exerted 8...

physics

Using your knowledge of the concept of inertia and Newton’s three laws of motion, recount what happens to: a) cars and b) passenger from the moment the car starts to slow down until it is brought to rest by a collision with a solid object.

science

How are Newton’s second and third laws of motion important to your everyday life?

Science

How are Newton’s second and third laws of motion important to your everyday life?

physics

Newton was holding an apple of mass 120 g and thinking about the gravitational forces exerted on the apple by himself and by the Sun. Calculate the magnitude of the gravitational force acting on the apple due to Newton, the Sun, and the Earth, assuming that the distance from ...

Physics

A force (in this case, water) is applied to a waterwheel that turns and lifts a small weight that is attached to a string that is attached to the waterwheel's axle. How do Newton's 3 laws of motion describe this event?

Applied mechanics

the resistance of two forces are and 15 newton is 20 Newton in client at 60 angle to the 15 Newton force find the magnitude and direction

Physics. Interesting group question

Does Newton's laws apply on earth even though we are constantly accelerating? I thought it would be true because it would apply to the uniform circular motion wouldn't it?

Physics

Do Newton's Law apply to motion inside your car? A.Yes, but only when at rest. B.Yes, but only when traveling at constant velocity or at rest. C.No, never. D.Yes, always. So I tried answering the question with D at first because I was thinking that it is a car in motion so ...

Physics

Hi-I have a question-we're studying Newton's Laws and my question is: If I have a constant, non-zero force, how does the accleration change as the mass is changed. I think it changes proportionally-yes, or no but I'm not sure why except to say that's the law Thank you

physics (Newton's Laws)

Please help, A cat is stuck in a tree. You are designated with the job to get it out, yet you do not want to climb the tree, because you may get stuck as well. Instead you set up a pulley system. A rope (consider it massless) runs from the seat you sit on over an ideal pulley ...

Government Check

What was the name of the discriminatory laws enacted in response to the 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments? a)Separate but Equal Laws *b)Jim Crow Laws c)Dred Scott Laws

technology

Need help on the question below. I have read all about all 3 laws but still don't understand if this would be 1st or 2nd law. "A ball is rolling in a straight line on a hardwood floor. A cat hits it from the right, so the ball rolls left. Which Law of Motion is this? a. Netwon...

Physics

An astronaut is at rest 1.0 m away from his shuttle when his jet malfunctions and his hand-held radio dies. unable to reach his shuttle to return to safety, a) what can the astronaut do to get himself back to his ship? b) Which of Newton's three laws would this demonstrate?

Physics -movies

There are many Hollywood movies which show a hero or villian running, jumping, or riding a motorcycle through big plate glass windows without apparent injury. Why is this an incredible violation of Newton's laws? i can't think of really anything that makes sense...

World History

What was the significance of the Code of Hammurabi? The laws were developed from an ancient Sumerian code of laws. The laws were displayed throughout the empire for all to see. The laws guaranteed many freedoms for ordinary citizens. The laws guaranteed equality between the ...

physics (Newton's Laws)

If an acrobat who weighs 800 N is clinging to a vertical pole using only his hands, neither moving up nor down, can we determine the coefficient of static friction between his hands and the pole? Explain your answer. Please, help. Thank you

physics

An astronaut was working on the exterior of her spaceship tightening a bolt with her wrench. The astronaut and a spaceship both experience weightlessness and become separated from each other. Suggest a way in which the astronaut can use her knowledge of Newton's Laws to get ...

Science 8

How are Newton’s second and third laws of motion important to your everyday life? Please help me! I've looked everywhere and I can't seem to find an answer.

History

Which accurately describes one of Sir Isaac Newton’s advancements in astronomy? using a barometer, Newton was able to prove Copernicus heliocentric theory using trigonometry, Newton was able to calculate the size of our solar system newton invented the reflecting telescope, ...

science/Newton's third law

if you kick a 5kg ball with one Newton it would push back on you with one Newton is this true???

physics

What changed Newton's original work on the movement of the Moon around the Earth into the law of universal gravitation? 1) his conclusion that the same laws applied to all objects, no matter how small 2) his connection of gravitation to his first law 3) his connection of ...

physics

What changed Newton's original work on the movement of the Moon around the Earth into the law of universal gravitation? 1) his conclusion that the same laws applied to all objects, no matter how small 2) his connection of gravitation to his first law 3) his connection of ...

Physics

What changed Newton's original work on the movement of the Moon around the Earth into the law of universal gravitation? 1) his conclusion that the same laws applied to all objects, no matter how small 2) his connection of gravitation to his first law 3) his connection of ...

physics-newton's laws

an aeroplane is flying in a horizontal circle with airspeed of 480 km/h. The wings of the plane are tilted at 40 degrees to the horizontal. What is the radius of the circle and how long does it take the plane to complete one full circle?

6th grade science

What are Newton's three laws on motion in sixth grade lingo?

Physics

(10 points) 3. Use your data from Part 3 and Newton’s laws to explain why the force meter measures a force if the cart is moving at a constant velocity. The forces acting on the cart are the applied force (FA), the force of friction (Ff), weight (Fg) and the normal force (FN...

physics physics

Physics Question Two toy ducks, attached to each other by a string, are being pulled by a very happy guy who just got them as a graduation present (Fig. 4.31). The front duck is 5.0 kg and the back duck is 2.0 kg. If the happy guy pulls them with a force of 10 N and there is ...

physics

An object is acted by 3 coplanar forces:30 newton to the north, 20 in the direction S20degrees E and 25 newton in a direction W20degrees S.Find the resultant

physics

The finding that light in free space has one speed, and one speed only, is consistent with ____________________. A) the conservation of energy as shown by Maxwell.B) general relativity.C) Newton's laws of motion.D) electromagnetic induction. My book tells me it is A and D but ...

Physichal Science

In my homework it asks me this: Use the letters below to answer this question: What is the FORCE behind Newton's laws? The letters are p s l o p r u u l h

PHYSICS!

an object weighs 528.0 Newton. It is being pushed along a horizontal surface by a 475.0-Newton force. Determine the mass of the object in a numerical form.

Social Studies

3. How long is the term of a senator? 2 years 4 years 6 years****** Life 4. What is the core function of the executor branch? To make laws To interpret laws To carry out laws To declare laws unconstitutional********

Social Studies

Okay! I don't know the correct terminology for what I call MINI-LAWS. MINI-LAWS are laws added on to one big law. Example: Math has to make up 1/3rd of all lessons taught. MINI-LAWS would include...grades 3-12, college exempt. So can you tell me what the correct terminology ...

science

Motion and newton's laws. able to calculate acceleration rates. Distinguish Between speed and velocity. And why velocity is important. Help me please I'm not understanding this. Thank you

physics

Legned has it that Isacc Newton was hit on the head by a falling apple, thus triggering his thoughts on gravity. Assuming the story is to be true, estimate the speed of the apple when it struck Newton.

physics

Legend has it that Isacc Newton was hit on the head by a falling apple, thus triggering his thoughts on gravity. Assuming the story is to be true, estimate the speed of the apple when it struck Newton.

sociology

Which of the following examples best demonstrates to most people that ethical progress has taken place over the past 200 years? (Points : 1) Laws that prohibit discrimination based on race Laws that have increased speed limits Laws that prevented women from voting Laws that ...

ethics

Which of the following examples best demonstrates to most people that ethical progress has taken place over the past 200 years? (Points : 1) Laws that prohibit discrimination based on race Laws that have increased speed limits Laws that prevented women from voting Laws that ...

soc 120

Which of the following examples best demonstrates to most people that ethical progress has taken place over the past 200 years? (Points : 1) Laws that prohibit discrimination based on race Laws that have increased speed limits Laws that prevented women from voting Laws that ...

Physics

Suppose you viewed a movie that was running backwards. You would see lots of odd things happen: streams would flow uphill, a diver would emerge upwards and go back to the diving board etc. If these backward moving events actually happened in nature, which principle or ...

science

Newton applied his laws of motion to the problem of the motions of the planets. He assumed that it was gravity that held them in their orbits, true false Just need to know if my answer or right or wrong. Thanks! :) true

science

Newton applied his laws of motion to the problem of the motions of the planets. He assumed that it was gravity that held them in their orbits, true false Just need to know if my answer or right or wrong. Thanks! :) true

physical science

If you push a 900N refrigerator with the same force as you lift a 40N dumbbell, the dumbbell will move faster. which of Newton’s laws is this an example of? Explain how you know please. i know it's not the 3rd law.

Managerial Economics

Some states have had laws restricting the ssale of most goods on Sunday. Consumers, by and large, oppose such laws because they find Sundat afternoon a convenient time to shop. Paradoxically, retail trade associations frequently support the laws. Discuss the reasons for ...

science

Which of Newton’s laws says that a net force acting on an object causes the object to accelerate in the direction of the force?

Laws of Motion

A student stands on a scale in an elevator that is accelerating at 2.8m/s^2. If the student has a mass of 94 kg, to the nearest newton what is the scale reading?

English

Albert Einstein (1879-1955) He is an American physicist. He reported "General Theory of Relativity" in 1916. He won a Novel Prize in 1921. Issac Newton(1642-1727) He discovered "the Law of Universal Gravitation" and "the Three Laws of Motion" - laws of inertia, action and ...

physics

Q2. A box rests on the (frictionless) bed of a truck. The truck driver starts the truck and accelerates forward. The box immediately starts to slide toward the rear of the truck. Discuss the motion of the box, in terms of Newton’s laws, as seen (a) by Mary standing on the ...

Science

Suppose that you are a Walking down the street describe the forces acting on you and use Newton's laws of motion to describe your motion

physical science

which of newton's laws (1, 2, or 3)are used in the following: 1) spaceship reaches the speed for orbit around the earth, 2) pushing the shuttle forward in space 3) the force needed to escape earth's atmosphere

Economics

Some states have had laws restricting the sale of most goods on Sunday. Consumers, by and large, oppose such laws because they find Sunday afternoon a convenient time to shop. Paradoxically, retail trade associations frequently support the laws. Discuss the reasons for ...

History

How is the Supreme Court equal to the other branches of government? A:It has the same powers as the legislative branch and the executive branch. B:It enforces the laws along with the president. C:It creates laws like the legislative branch. D:It interprets the laws and has the...

physics

An athlete whose mass is 94.0 is performing weight-lifting exercises. Starting from the rest position, he lifts, with constant acceleration, a barbell that weighs 600 . He lifts the barbell a distance of 0.50 in a time of 2.2 . Part A Use Newton's laws to find the total force ...

physics

A chair of weight 150 lies atop a horizontal floor; the floor is not frictionless. You push on the chair with a force of = 38.0 directed at an angle of 41.0 below the horizontal and the chair slides along the floor.Using Newton's laws, calculate , the magnitude of the normal ...

physics

A chair of weight 150 lies atop a horizontal floor; the floor is not frictionless. You push on the chair with a force of = 38.0 directed at an angle of 41.0 below the horizontal and the chair slides along the floor.Using Newton's laws, calculate , the magnitude of the normal ...

physics

A chair of weight 150 lies atop a horizontal floor; the floor is not frictionless. You push on the chair with a force of = 38.0 directed at an angle of 41.0 below the horizontal and the chair slides along the floor.Using Newton's laws, calculate , the magnitude of the normal ...

physics

A chair of weight 150 lies atop a horizontal floor; the floor is not frictionless. You push on the chair with a force of = 38.0 directed at an angle of 41.0 below the horizontal and the chair slides along the floor.Using Newton's laws, calculate , the magnitude of the normal ...

Physics

A chair of weight 85.0 N lies atop a horizontal floor; the floor is not frictionless. You push on the chair with a force of F = 44.0 N directed at an angle of 42.0 degrees below the horizontal and the chair slides along the floor. Using Newton's laws, calculate n, the ...

physics

A chair of weight 150 lies atop a horizontal floor; the floor is not frictionless. You push on the chair with a force of = 36.0 directed at an angle of 40.0 below the horizontal and the chair slides along the floor.Using Newton's laws, calculate , the magnitude of the normal ...

physics

A chair of weight 150 lies atop a horizontal floor; the floor is not frictionless. You push on the chair with a force of = 36.0 directed at an angle of 40.0 below the horizontal and the chair slides along the floor.Using Newton's laws, calculate , the magnitude of the normal ...

Physics

A chair of weight 85.0N lies atop a horizontal floor; the floor is not frictionless. You push on the chair with a force of F = 45.0N directed at an angle of 34.0∘ below the horizontal and the chair slides along the floor. Using Newton's laws, calculate n, the magnitude ...

Check my answer for 1 history question?

11. In 1935, Hitler and Germany enacted laws which denied German citizenship to Jews, banned marriage between Jews and non-Jews, and segregated Jews at every level of Society. What were these laws called? a. The Nuremberg Laws b. The Anti-Jewish Laws c. The Berlin Plan ******

Physical Science

The static frictional between a 500 kilogram box of bricks and the floor is 500 Newton’s. The kinetic frictional force in only 220 Newton’s. How many Newton’s of force must a worker exert to get the moving?

Physics

i saw this question from physics book, can someone please help me solve this.. thank you.. A man pulls a 500 Newton block up a plane inclined 300 with the horizontal with a force of 300 Newton parallel to the plane. What net force tends to pull the block up the plane?

Physics

A chair of weight 75.0N lies atop a horizontal floor; the floor is not frictionless. You push on the chair with a force of F = 45.0N directed at an angle of 40.0¡ã below the horizontal and the chair slides along the floor. Using Newton's laws, calculate n, the magnitude of ...

Ethics

HIPAA, GLB, and COPPA laws can help ensure people's privacy. What is their ethical justification? Is there gray area in these laws? How do some businesses try to find their way around these laws

physics

a man having a mass of 60 kg exerts a horizontal force of 200 newton in pushing a 90 kg object a distance of 60 meters along horizontal floor. he does this at constant velocity in 3 seconds.the weight of this man is[in newton,taking g =10m/s square]

physics

A chair of weight 100N lies atop a horizontal floor; the floor is not frictionless. You push on the chair with a force of F = 43.0N directed at an angle of 35.0^\circ below the horizontal and the chair slides along the floor. Using Newton's laws, calculate n, the magnitude of ...

physics

A chair of weight 100N lies atop a horizontal floor; the floor is not frictionless. You push on the chair with a force of F = 43.0N directed at an angle of 35.0^\circ below the horizontal and the chair slides along the floor. Using Newton's laws, calculate n, the magnitude of ...

ethics question

how HIPAA, GLB, and COPPA laws can help ensure people's privacy. What is their ethical justification? Is there gray area in these laws? How do some businesses try to find their way around these laws?

political science

Which of the following is NOT a component of judicial review? The supremacy of local laws when they conflict with national laws or treaties. The power of the courts to declare national laws invalid if they violate the Constitution The supremacy of national laws or treaties ...

Astronomy

The speed of light is the same for all observers, and the laws of physics are the same for all observers in uniform motion. These two statements are fundamental postulates of A) general relativity B) Newtons laws of motion C) special relativity D) the laws of electricity and ...

physics

Newton assumed that a gravitational force acts directly between Earth and the Moon. How does Einstein's view of the attractive force between the two bodies differ from Newton's view?

language arts

Having trouble deciding on a review question between and or but. The sentence says, "Newton's ideas about motion are called laws, (and, but) Einstein's idea about relativity is called a theory." Thanks.

Physics- Newton's Laws in Space

Hi! I would really appreciate it if you could help me think through these questions discussing Newton's Laws in Space... Directions: Consider the following scenarios ignoring the effects of gravity: 1. You are the capitan of a spacecraft traveling in the far reaches of outer ...

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