# velocity

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### physics

Assume a canister in a straight tube moves with a constant acceleration of -3 m/s2 and has a velocity of 13.5 m/s at t = 0.00 s. (a) What is its velocity at t = 1.00 s? v = m/s (b) What is its velocity at t = 2.00 s? v = m/s (c) What is its velocity at t = 2.5 s? v = m/s (d) ...

### Objects IN motion

Table 2 shows the velocity of an object at different times. Time(s)| Velocity(cm/s east) 0 | 0 5 | 7.8 15 | 24.3 20 | 31.8 35 | 57.3 ___________________________ K they have given me the velocity for 5 s, 15, etc. but I want to know the velocity for the other numbers like 2s 4s...

### TO BOBPURSLEY

def of average velocity = t^-1 (x - x0) (average velocity = t^-1(x-x0))t=(avearge velocity)t + x0= x - x0 + x0 = x = (average velocity)t + x0 x = (average velocity)t + x0 def of average velocity were costant acceleration is assumed = 2^-1(v0 + v) plug into x = (average ...

### Physics

def of average velocity = t^-1 (x - x0) (average velocity = t^-1(x-x0))t=(avearge velocity)t + x0= x - x0 + x0 = x = (average velocity)t + x0 x = (average velocity)t + x0 def of average velocity were costant acceleration is assumed = 2^-1(v0 + v) plug into x = (average ...

### science

When is the average velocity of an object equal to the instantaneous velocity? a) always b)never c) only when velocity is constant d)only when velocity is increasing at a constant rate c) would be the answer since you could cross out a). I do know that instantaneous velocity ...

### Physics

When is the average velocity of an object equal to the instantaneous velocity? a) always b)never c) only when velocity is constant d)only when velocity is increasing at a constant rate c) would be the answer since you could cross out a). I do know that instantaneous velocity ...

### Math

Context: The function v(t) represents the velocity of a particle moving along a horizontal line at any time, t, greater than or equal to zero. If the velocity is positive, the particle moves to the right. If the velocity is negative, the particle is moving to the left. The ...

### physics

a aircraft is flying to north with velocity of 350 m/s, aside wind of velocity 100m/s is blowing due to west. what is the resultant velocity ? what is the direction of resultant velocity? how far this aircraft travels during 1 hour?

### Physics

The equation describing the velocity of the ice falling from the wing as a function of time is v=45(1-(0.804)^t). Determine algebraically the time required, to the nearest tenth of a second, for the ice to reach a velocity of 98% of its terminal velocity of 45 m/s. (v=velocity...

### cpcc

a small plane is traveling due south a t a velocity of 90 m/s. It suddenly encounters a tailwind of 27 m/s heading due south. what is The "air velocity" of the plan stays the same....but what is the resultant velocity (aka..."ground velocity") of the aircraft?

### physics

Which of the following statements is not true? a)the horizontal component of velocity cannot be larger than the total velocity b)the vertical component of velocity cannot be larger than the total velocity c)Neither horizontal nor vertical components of velocity cannot be ...

### physics

An electron has a constant acceleration of 2.0 m/s2. At a certain instant its velocity is 10.9 m/s. (a) What was its velocity 2.5 s earlier? m/s (b) What is its velocity 2.5 s later? m/s

### Physical Science

a car has an acceleration of 4 m/s squared. What will the increase in it's velocity be after 2 seconds? If it started with a velocity of 30 m/s, what is its final velocity?

### Math

Me, again... Please help me. Thank you. Assume a plane is flying directly north at 200 mph, but there is a wind blowing west at 23 mph. Part I: Express both the velocity of the plane and the velocity of the wind as vectors, using proper notation to represent each direction of ...

### Physics

An oil spill on the ocean is sometimes modeled as having a velocity that has two components: a wind induced velocity that is 3% of the true wind velocity and an independent tidal velocity Vtidal. The tidal velocity is 3.0 km/hr due north and V wind = 40 km/hr 20 degrees north ...

### Physics

Pluto’s minimum orbital velocity is 3.7 km/s. What are the values for vP (perihelion velocity) and vA (aphelion velocity)?

### physics

distinguish between Root mean square velocity, Most probable velocity, and Average velocity of gas molecules.

### Physical Science

What is the acceleration of an airplane with an initial velocity of 150 m/s and a final velocity of 175 m/s and the velocity change was made in 5 seconds? .

### Physics

A) Under what condition is average velocity equal to instantaneous velocity? B) Does the speedometer of car measure speed or velocity? Explain.

### Please help with Calculus problem??

A particle moves with a fixed acceleration 3 m/s^2. If its initial velocity is s(0)=0: a) Find its velocity function. b) How long does it take for the particle to reach the velocity 14 m/s^2? c) Find the distance the particle traveled when its velocity reaches 14 m/s^2.

### Science

A car runs at a constant velocity of 15m/s for 300sec and then accelerates uniformly to a velocity of 25m/s over a period of 20s. This velocity is mantained for 300s before the car is brought to rest with uniform deceleratiom in 30s. Draw a velocity time graph to represent the...

### physics

What is the ground velocity of an airplane if its air velocity is 800 km/h [E] and the wind velocity is 60 km/h [42 E of N]?

### physics

A train passes a control tower with a velocity u and has a constant acceleration.At 800m beyond the tower,the velocity is 48km/h;and at 1.6km beyond the tower,the velocity is 64km/h,what is the velocity u ?

### Physics

A ball is thrown as a projectile with a horizontal velocity of 30 m/s and a vertical velocity of 30 m/s. At the highest point which of the following is true? A) The velocity is zero B) The acceleration is 0 C) The acceleration is 9.8 m/s2 D) The acceleration is -9.8 m/s2 E) ...

### PHYSICS

A boy tosses a coin upward with a velocity of 20m/s What will be the maximum height? Time of flight? Velocity as it returns to the hand? Velocity as it hits the ground?

### Physics - Kinematics

Need some help with my homework! Question 7 a) Acceleration is the rate of change of velocity Use your definition in (a) to show that v = u + at, where v is the final velocity, u is the initial velocity and a and t are the acceleration and the time interval respectively. State...

### physics emegency!

A 16 kg object with a velocity 7.5 m/s explodes into two equal fragments. One flies off with a velocity 2.5i -2.5j m/s. What is the velocity of the other fragment in vector notation?

### Science

Maddy hits a golf ball up into the air with an initial velocity of (20m/s, 49m/s). Record the horizontal velocity, & vertical velocity at each second for 10 seconds.

### Physics!! help pleasee

A 10 kg object with a velocity 7.5i m/s explodes into two equal fragments. One flies off with a velocity 2.5i -2.5j m/s. What is the velocity of the other fragment in vector notation?

### physics

A cherry bomb explodes into three pieces of equal mass. One piece has an initial velocity of 12m/sx^. Another piece has an initial velocity of 7.0m/sx^−5.0m/sy^. Part A What is the velocity of the third piece? Enter the x and y components of the velocity separated by a ...

### physics

A football is thrown horizontally with an initial velocity of (16.5 m/s). Ignoring air resistance, the average acceleration of the football over any period of time is (-9.81 m/s2). (a) Find the velocity vector of the ball 1.62 s after it is thrown. (b) Find the magnitude and ...

### Calculus

A particle moves with a fixed acceleration of 3 m/s^2. If its initial velocity is v(0)= 2 m/s, and its initial displacement is s(0)= 0 A)Find its velocity function v(t) B)How long does it take for the particle to reach the velocity 14 m/s? C)Find the distance traveled when its...

### physics

What is the velocity of a projectile with initial velocity 2m/s at an angle of 30degree to horizontal at the time 0.2s,0.5s,0.8s.Find the maximum height attained by projectile,total horinzontal distance travelled,seconds the projectile remains in air?what is the velocity of ...

### physics

A cyclist is cycling at a uniform velocity of 8m/s for 8 seconds. He then stops paddling and the cycle comes to rest in next ten seconds. Draw the velocity-time graph and calculate: (i) the average retardation.(ii) the distance covered with uniform velocity.(iii) the distance ...

### maths/ physics

An aircraft P flying at a constant height has a velocity of (300+j400)km/h. Another aircraft Q at the same height has a velocity of (200+j500) km/h. Determine a)the velocity of P in relation to Q. b) the velocity of Q in relation to P

### physics

A football is thrown horizontally with an initial velocity of (16.5 m/s). Ignoring air resistance, the average acceleration of the football over any period of time is (-9.81 m/s2). Find the magnitude and direction of the velocity at this time and direction (as an angle) below ...

### science

An aircraft travels through the air with a velocity of 200m/s due east. It is found to be travelling over the ground with a velocity of 220m/s in a direction of 20(degree) south of east.The difference between the two is due to thw wind velocity. What is the wind velocity?

### Math 104

A belt connects two pulleys with radii 2 in and 4 in.. The velocity of point A on the belt is 25 ft/sec. What is the linear velocity and angular velocity for point B? What is the linear velocity and angular velocity for point C?

### physics

Which bear has the greater average velocity over the entire period? Which bear has the greater velocity at t = 8.0 min? Is the velocity of bear A always positive? Is the velocity of bear B ever negative?

### math

5.Escape velocity is the speed necessary to escape the gravitational pull of a plant. The escape velocity of Earth is 11.3 kilometers per second, while the escape velocity of Saturn is 310% of that. What is the escape velocity of Saturn?

### Physics (checking my thinking)

2 spheres, of unequal masses, hang on strings and are touching. Sphere a is pulled back to the left, string taught, and released, hitting sphere B at a known velocity. Sphere B's post impact velocity is known, and to the right. i have to find A's post collision velocity. ...

### physics

A ball is thrown upward and has a velocity of 67.8 ft/s after 1.0s. After 3.0s, the ball's velocity is 3.4 ft/s. Find the acceleration (in ft/s2) and initial velocity (in ft/s) of the ball. Complete the equation of motion for the velocity of the ball: v(t) = t +

### Physics

A ball travels at 59.78 m/s for a distance of 16.45768956 meters, then decelerates at -89.67 m/s2 until is reaches a velocity of -89.67 m/s, then accelerates at 59.78 m/s2 until it reaches a velocity of 16.45758956 m/s, as shown in the graph to the right. What's the average ...

### physics

Figure 8 shows position-time graphs of the straight-line movement of two brown bears in a wildlife preserve. Which bear has the greater average velocity over the entire period? Which bear has the greater velocity at t = 8.0 min? Is the velocity of bear A always positive? Is ...

### physics

a particle covers 1/2 distance between A and B with a velocity V0. during 1/2 of the time required to cover the remaining distance the particle moves with a velocity V1 and rest moves with a velocity V2. find the average velocity of the particle

### Physics

What is the velocity of the simple harmonic motion problem? Position of the graph is y= .4*cos(2pi*1/3*x)+1.2 I need to find the velocity as well as the acceleration. I have worked through it and keep getting that the velocity is 0. I don't believe that is correct.

### Physics

What is the velocity of the simple harmonic motion problem? Position of the graph is y= .4*cos(2pi*1/3*x)+1.2 I need to find the velocity as well as the acceleration. I have worked through it and keep getting that the velocity is 0. I don't believe that is correct.

### physics

a ball A collides elastically with another ball B initially at rest. A is moving with a velocity of 10m/s at an angle 60' from the line joining the center. select the correct alternative: a)velocity of ball A after collision is 5 m/s b)velocity of ball B after collision is 5&#...

### physics

a body moves with a uniform velocity of 2m/sec for 5 sec then velocity was uniformly accelerated and a velocity of 10m/sec was achieved in next 5 sec.then brakes were applied uniformly and body comes to rest in next 10 sec.calculate a)acceleration and retardation produced b)...

### Physics( Explain and choose right answer)

A 3 kg cat sitting on a 1.5 kg piece of cardboard on a frozen lake wants to jump to shore without touching the ice. If there is no friction between the cardboard and the ice, when the cat jumps. the cardboard will move in the opposite direction with a velocity: A. half as ...

### Physics

A horizontal pipe narrows from a diameter of 10 to 5 cm. For an incompressible fluid flowing from the larger diameter to the smaller: Question 5 options: 1.the velocity and pressure both increase. 2.the velocity increases and the pressure decreases. 3.the velocity decreases ...

### science

a boat is traveling with a velocity of 5 km/hr upstream. The river is flowing at a velocity of 2km/hr downstream. What is the velocity of the boat compared to the riverbank? ►

### mechanics

a particle is moving with a velocity of 6m/s when subjected to an accelaration of -3m/s for 4 seconds.it then moves with a constant velocity for 2 seconds.draw a velocity-time graph.

### Physics

Two objects A and B are involved in a totally elastic collision The mass of A is 8.8 kg and the mass of B is 0.5 kg. The velocity of A is 4.5 m/s and the velocity of B is 0 m/s. If they collide elastically, what will be the final velocity of A in m/s?

### Physics

A canoeist is trying to paddle upstream in a river that has a velocity of 6.1 m/s. a) If he can paddle his canoe at a velocity of 6.2 m/s will he make any headway? b)What will be his velocity relative to the shore?

### physics

Find the final velocity of the two balls if the ball with velocity v2i = -19.5 cm/s has a mass equal to half that of the ball with initial velocity v1i = +26.8 cm/s.

### physics

Find the final velocity of the two balls if the ball with velocity v2i = -19.5 cm/s has a mass equal to half that of the ball with initial velocity v1i = +26.8 cm/s.

### Honors Physics

A canoeist is trying to paddle upstream in a river that has a velocity of 6.1 m/s. If he can paddle his canoe at a velocity of 6.2 m/s, will he make any headway? What will his velocity relative to the shore be?

### physics

an ice skater starts out traveling with a velocity of (-3,-7) m/s. he performs a 3 second maneuver and ends with a velocity of (0, 5) m/s. (a) what is his average acceleration over this period? (b) a different ice skater starts with the same initial velocity, accelerates at (1...

### Physics

Two objects are moving in the xy-plane. No external forces are acting on the objects. Object A has a mass of 3.2 kg and has a velocity of Va= (2.3 m/s)i + (4.2m/s)j and object B has a mass of 2.9 kg and has a velocity of Vb= (-1.8m/s)i + (2.7m/s)j. Some time later, object A is...

### Physics

Two objects are moving in the xy-plane. No external forces are acting on the objects. Object A has a mass of 3.2 kg and has a velocity of Va= (2.3 m/s)i + (4.2m/s)j and object B has a mass of 2.9 kg and has a velocity of Vb= (-1.8m/s)i + (2.7m/s)j. Some time later, object A is...

### calculus

velocity of a ball- if a ball is thrown into the air with a velocity of 40 ft/s, its height (in feet) after t seconds is given by y=40t-16t^2. find the velocity when t=2

### Physics

Given a velocity of 4m/s[E] and a second velocity of magnitude 6m/s (this is all that is given) Find the maximum and minimum values for the final velocity.

### Math - check answer

Given s = 4t + 11t3, find the velocity when t = 1 s. velocity in m/s = My Answer: S'=4+33t^2 =4+33 =4+33 =37 velocity in m/s = 37 Can you please confirm this is correct. Thank you

### physics

A ball is thrown from the ground level with a x-velocity of 25m/s and a y-velocity of 45m/s. What is the ball velocity at the maximum height of trajectory?

### Calculus

Suppose you throw an object from a great height, so that it reaches very nearly terminal velocity by time it hits the ground. By measuring the impact, you determine that this terminal velocity is -49 m/sec. A. Write the equation representing the velocity v(t) of the object at ...

### physics

A river is flowing along the east direction with a velocity of 10km/hr. A person heads towards north with a velocity of 2km/hr. what is the velocity of the person with respect to ground?

### shahabdulatif science

the velocity of the body moving in a straight line with a constant acceleration, is 10 m/s at a certain instant 't' . after 5 second the velocity become 20 m/s, the velocity 3 second before 't' was?

### Physic assignment

A 1.5okg ball whose velocity is 8mls southward collides with a 2kg ball traveling along the same path with a velocity of 3mls southward.if the velocity of the 2kg ball is 7.29mls southward after impact.what is the velocity of the 1.50kgball?

### Calculus

The Question: A particle moves along the X-axis so that at time t > or equal to 0 its position is given by x(t) = cos(√t). What is the velocity of the particle at the first instance the particle is at the origin? So far I was able to determine that the velocity of the ...

### physics

A body goes from P to Q with a velocity of 10 m/s and comes back from Q to P with a velocity of 20 m/s. What is the average velocity of the body during the entire trip?

### physics

A 2 kg particle has a velocity of (2i-3j) m/s and a 3kg particle has a velocity of (1i+6j)m/s.Find (a) the velocity of the center of mass(b) the total momentum of the system

### Math

The velocity of an object is given by the formula v=25t-80, where the time is expressed in seconds and the velocity is expressed in feet per second. Find the times when the magnitude of the velocity is equal to 60 ft/s

### Physics

i have a graph that shows the motion of a cyclist. as the velocity(m/s) goes up:1, 2, 3... the elapsed time(s) also increases, 2, 4, 6... when the velocity is on 2 the time is on 2, when the velocity is on 3 the time is on 4... the line that is drawn points upward my question ...

### physics

On a very muddy football field, a 110 linebacker tackles an 75 halfback. Immediately before the collision, the linebacker is slipping with a velocity of 8.8 north and the halfback is sliding with a velocity of 7.2 east. a) What is the magnitude of the velocity at which the two...

### Calc I

A particle moves at varying velocity along a line and s= f(t) represents the particle's distance from a point as a function of time, t. sketch a graph for f if the average velocity of the particle between t=2 and t=6 is the same as the instantaneous velocity at t=5. I know ...

### physcis

During a ski race, Kate uniformly accelerated at 3.15m/s^2 for 100meters. She then maintained this velocity for another 100m. she then uniformly decelerated at 6m/s^2 for 2 seconds. she accelerates back to her maximum velocity over the next 200meters in 16 seconds. she then ...

### physics

During a ski race, Kate uniformly accelerated at 3.15m/s^2 for 100meters. She then maintained this velocity for another 100m. she then uniformly decelerated at 6m/s^2 for 2 seconds. she accelerates back to her maximum velocity over the next 200meters in 16 seconds. she then ...

### Physics

An object is observed for a 5 second interval. During this time, the objects velocity increases from 2 m/s to a final velocity and the object travels 75 m. The acceleration of the object is constant. Given this information, which of the following statements is not correct? a)...

### 6th grade

Assume that the average speed of a moving object at 1 m was initial velocity and average spped of your cvart 5 m was its final velocity. calculate the change in velocity of your cart from 1 m to 5m. Show your work

### Physics

Find the final velocity of the two balls if the ball with velocity v2i = -19.5 cm/s has a mass equal to half that of the ball with initial velocity v1i = +26.8 cm/s. PLEASE HELP IVE TRIED EVERYTHING!!!

### Math

For a track and field athlete who can jump vertically, his distance above the ground is given by the formula s = 3.3t - 4.9t2. What is his initial velocity? velocity in m/s = My Answer S'= 3.3-9.8t S'(0) = 3.3 velocity in m/s = 3.3 Can you please confirm this answer Thanks

### Math

The velocity of an object is given by the formula v=25t-80, where the time is expressed in seconds and the velocity is expressed in feet per second. Find the times when the magnitude of the velocity is equal to 60 ft/s. (3 marks)

### physics

Does a free falling object have a velocity of zero? If it does then is it zero for the initial velocity or the final velocity?

### Physics

If a velocity that is 1 cm long represents a velocity of 12 km/h, what velocity does a vector 3 cm long drawn to the same scale represent? km/h

### uncc

A projectile fired at 30 degrees with a velocity if 15 m/s would have an x-velocity component of????m/s and a y-velocity component of????m/s. Please help.. thank you

### Sam E

Let v(t)=t^2−3t be the velocity, in feet per second, of an object at time t , in seconds. (c) What is the meaning of the quantity v(4)? Select all that apply if more than one statement is correct. A. In how many seconds will the object have moved 4 ft. B. The object's ...

### Math Help

Let v(t)=t^2−3t be the velocity, in feet per second, of an object at time t , in seconds. (c) What is the meaning of the quantity v(4)? Select all that apply if more than one statement is correct. A. In how many seconds will the object have moved 4 ft. B. The object's ...

### Science ( physics )

A balloon is rising with a velocity of 4.9 m/sec releases an object from height of 96 m. a) How long after its release will the object reach the ground? b) what is the velocity of the object as it hits the ground? The object has in intial vertical velocity, at an initial ...

### Physics

An object moves in a circular path with constant speed. Is the object's velocity constant? Is its acceleration constant? Please explain. From what I've learned in my 8th grade science class, when velocity changes is when the direction or speed changes. So if it is moving in a ...

### Physics

Ball 1 initially travels with a velocity of u m/s.Ball 2 is stationery and has a mass of 0.2kg and this collision lasts for 0.1 s.Afterwards both balls move in the direction of ball 1's initial velocity. Each ball has a different final velocity. During the collision a force of...

### physics

a body travelling along a straight line travels one half of the total distance with the velocity V0.The remaining part of the distance was covered with the velocity of V1 for half of the time and with velocity V2 for other half of time. Find average velocity of the body.

### biomechanics

a sailboarder is zipping northeast across the river wit ha velocity of 10 m/s relative to the water the river current is moving the water north at a velocity of 3 m/s downstream. if the angle between the relative velocity of the sailboard and the river current is 30 degrees, ...

### Engineering Math, Newtons Cooling Method

Newton's equation for a free falling object with air resistance of mass m kilograms says that its velocity v(t) satisfies the DE mv'(t) = mg - kv(t) where g = 9.8 \frac{m}{s^2} and v(t) is measured in \frac{m}{s}. Suppose that k=2 \frac{kg}{sec} and that a ball of mass m = 1 ...

### physics

A car is moving with constant velocity. Which of the following is true? a) the car travels the same distance in each second b) car's velocity increases by the same amount in each second c)car's velocity decreases by the same amount in each second d)car's velocity changes by ...

### PHYSICS

The position of a particle moving on a smooth horizontal floor is given as a function of time according to the equation x=ut+1/2at^2. At time t=0, the particle has the velocity u. Obtain an expression for the velocity as the function of time. Hence, find the value of this ...

### physics

Object A, which has mass m and a velocity Voi,collides with the Object B,which has mass 2m and a velocity 1/2Voj.Following the collision ,object B has a velocity of 1/4Voi.(a) Determine the velocity of object A after the collision.(b) Is the collision elastic? If not, express ...

### AP Physics

I'm trying to derive the formula v^2 = v0^2 + 2a(x-x0) were zeros are subscripts my book tells me to derive it this way use the definition of average velocity to derive a formula for x use the formula for average velocity when constant acceleration is assumed to derive a ...

### Physics

A baseball player hits a pop fly that goes directly up in the air with an initial velocity of 45 m/s. What is the maximum height the base ball reaches? Work: initial velocity = 45 m/s, gravity= -9.8 m/s, final velocity = 0 m/s