A 751 kg block is pushed on the slope of a 30◦ frictionless inclined plane to give it an initial speed of 50 cm/s along the slope when the block is 1.3 m from the bottom of the incline. The

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1. physics

A metal block of mass m is attached to the ceiling by a spring. Connected to the bottom of this block is a string that supports a second block of the same mass m, as shown in the figure . The string connecting the two blocks is now cut.What is the net

asked by kam on October 11, 2009
2. Physical science

A force t=312n up and incline is reward to keep a body at rest on a fritionless inclined plane which make an angle of 35degress with horizontal. Draw a force diagram and label all the force acting on a body. Calculate the magnitude of the force due to

asked by Thulaganyo on February 24, 2015
3. physics

A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 52.1-m-high building. When the block is 19.8 m above the ground, a man, 2.00 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to get

asked by Anonymous on February 14, 2012
4. physics

A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 51.7-m-high building. When the block is 14.9 m above the ground, a man, 2.05 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to get

asked by Lauren on January 27, 2013
5. physics

A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 52.0 -m-high building. When the block is 11.5 m above the ground, a man, 1.80 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to

asked by grant on September 7, 2012
6. physics

A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 51.6 -m-high building. When the block is 15.7 m above the ground, a man, 1.90 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to

asked by kingsley danon on September 12, 2014
7. math

A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 51.6 -m-high building. When the block is 15.7 m above the ground, a man, 1.90 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to

asked by kingsley danon on September 12, 2014
8. physics

A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 51.5 -m-high building. When the block is 12.9 m above the ground, a man, 1.60 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to

asked by louis aaaa on June 18, 2013
9. physics

A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 51.5 -m-high building. When the block is 12.9 m above the ground, a man, 1.60 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to

asked by louis aaaa on June 17, 2013
10. Physics

A 3.0 kg block is moved up a 37 degree incline under a constant horizontal force of 40.0 N. The coefficient of friction is 0.10 and the block is displaced 2.0 m up the incline. Calculate the change in the kinetic energy of the block.

asked by Andrew on May 8, 2014
11. PHYSICS

A 3.0 kg block is moved up a 37 degree incline under a constant horizontal force of 40.0 N. The coefficient of friction is 0.10 and the block is displaced 2.0 m up the incline. Calculate the change in the kinetic energy of the block.

12. math

A cement block accidentally falls from rest from the ledge of a 51.6 -m-high building. When the block is 15.7 m above the ground, a man, 1.90 m tall, looks up and notices that the block is directly above him. How much time, at most, does the man have to

asked by mikaa johburg on September 12, 2014
13. math

A rectangular block is constructed so that its length is 3 times the width. Find the dimension of the rectangular block that will give the least possible surface area if the volume of the block is 81 cubic meters.

asked by Ellison on September 5, 2018
14. math/algebra

find the slope of any line perpendicular to the line through points (6,7) and (5,8). a)-1 b)1 c)0 d)undefined y2-y1/x2-x1 = slope So...(8-7)/5-6) = 1/-1 = -1 The slope perpendicular to that would be the negative reciprocal of -1, which is 1. Therefore, the

asked by Confused on May 26, 2007
15. Physics

A hemispherical bowl of radius R is rotated about its axis of symmetry which is kept vertical. A small block is kept in the bowl at a position where the radius makes an angle Θ with the vertical. The block rotates with the bowl without any slipping. The

asked by Kewal on January 2, 2012
16. Physics

A block that has a mass of 0.0190 kg and a block that has a mass of 2.00 kg are attached to the ends of a rope. A student holds the 2.00-kg block and lets the 0.0190-kg block hang below it; then he lets go. Air resistance can be neglected. 1)What is the

asked by Ryan on November 20, 2016
17. I need help with Physics

A baseball of mass m1 = 0.46 kg is thrown at a concrete block m2 = 8.25 kg. The block has a coefficient of static friction of μs = 0.81 between it and the floor. The ball is in contact with the block for t = 0.165 s while it collides elastically. m1 =

asked by Maura on March 26, 2014
18. physics

A block of mass 4kg hangs from a spring of force constant 400N/m.the block is pulled down 15cm below the equilibrium position and released. Fimd: a) amplitude, frequency and period of vibration. b) kinetic energy when the block is 10 cm above the

asked by Ailen on February 4, 2015
19. Laws of Physics

A box is pushed 2.1m up a ramp into a container by an effort force of 200N. The container gains 200N. 1)What is the energy used to push the container? 2)What is the efficiency of the machine? 3)What force can affect the load when it is being pushed?

asked by Jessica on March 7, 2017
20. Physics..=&gt; drwls - I need your help

I need help seeing if my thoughts are correct and how to do some things. Block 1 of mass 0.200 kg is sliding to the right over a frictionless elevated surface at a speed of 8.00 m / s. The block undergoes an elastic collision with stationary block 2, which

asked by ~christina~ on February 27, 2008
21. Maths

Q) Starting from a point A, a man walks 600 m in an easterly direction up a slope inclined at 11° to the horizontal and reaches point B. Calculate the height of B above the level of A ( to 3 significant figures ). He now looks east and observes that the

asked by DUA on August 26, 2016
22. Calculus and Vectors

There is a wind blowing from N80oE at 45 km/h. The airspeed of the plane will be 550 km/h. (a) What direction should the pilot steer the plane (to whole degree)? Include a diagram as part of your solution. (b) What will the actual ground speed be of the

asked by Anon on October 3, 2018
23. Physics

A 27.0-kg block is resting on a flat horizontal table. On top of this block is resting a 13.0-kg block, to which a horizontal spring is attached, as the drawing illustrates. The spring constant of the spring is 310 N/m. The coefficient of kinetic friction

asked by Rupika on October 27, 2015
24. Physics

Three objects are connected on an inclined table as shown in the diagram below. The objects have masses 8.0 kg, 4.0 kg and 2.0 kg as shown, and the pulleys are frictionless. The tabletop is rough, with a coefficient of kinetic friction of 0.47, and makes

asked by Joeline on May 19, 2013
25. physics

note ... find acceleration by using distance and time (ignore ”incline” ... just treat it like linear motion of object starting from rest). A 1.8 kg mass starts from rest and slides down an inclined plane 8.8×10−1 m long in 0.54 s. What net force is

asked by Anonymous on November 21, 2014
26. physics

A car is sitting at the top of an inclined plane, which is 5.2 meters long and meets the horizontal at an angle of 12 degrees. The cart is then allowed to roll to the bottom of the incline. What will be the velocity of the cart at the bottom of the

asked by joe on February 26, 2012
27. Physics

A block of weight 30.9 N is hanging from a rope. The tension from the rope is pulling upward on the block. The block is accelerating downward at a rate of 1.20 m/s2. What is the magnitude of the tension in the rope? I found the mass of the block to be

asked by Emily on February 9, 2016
28. physics

A 5.88 g bullet is fired vertically into a 0.9 kg block of wood. The bullet gets stuck in the block, and the impact lifts the block 0.87 m up. (That is, the block — with the bullet stuck in it — rises 0.87 m up above its initial position, and then

asked by James on August 10, 2011
29. science

Two blocks of different temperatures are brought together. Block A is a 360.0-kg block is made of Material X which has a temperature-dependent specific heat. Its initial temperature is TA = 200.0¡ã C. Block B is a 1000.0-kg iron block with an initial

asked by Morgan on November 6, 2012
30. physics

In the drawing, the weight of the block on the table is 428. N and that of the hanging block is 195. N. Ignore friction, the mass of the rope, and the mass of the pulley. Find the acceleration of the two block system in m/s2.

asked by Jill on December 14, 2014
31. PHYSICS

A 50KG BLOCK IS BEING PULLED BY a 200-N FORCE ON A HORZONTAL ROUGH SURFACE AS SHOWN IN DIAGRAM.IF THE COEFFICIENT OF KINETIC FRICTION BETWEEN THE BLOCK AND THE SURFACE IS 0.3. FIND THE ACCELERATION OF THE BLOCK

32. Physics

In the drawing, the weight of the block on the table is 405. N and that of the hanging block is 191. N. Ignore friction, the mass of the rope, and the mass of the pulley. Find the acceleration of the two block system in m/s2.

asked by Toung on December 19, 2012
33. PHYSICS

A 50KG BLOCK IS BEING PULLED BY a 200-N FORCE ON A HORZONTAL ROUGH SURFACE AS SHOWN IN DIAGRAM.IF THE COEFFICIENT OF KINETIC FRICTION BETWEEN THE BLOCK AND THE SURFACE IS 0.3. FIND THE ACCELERATION OF THE BLOCK

34. Physics

Thanks for taking a look! A baseball of mass m1 = 0.46 kg is thrown at a concrete block m2 = 8.25 kg. The block has a coefficient of static friction of μs = 0.81 between it and the floor. The ball is in contact with the block for t = 0.165 s while it

asked by Michelle on March 26, 2014

A 3.0kg- block sits on top of a 5.0kg block which is on a horizontal surface. The 5.0-kg block is pulled to the right with a force as shown in the figure . The coefficient of static friction between all surfaces is 0.65 and the kinetic coefficient is 0.42.

asked by jeni on May 9, 2012

A 3.0kg- block sits on top of a 5.0kg block which is on a horizontal surface. The 5.0-kg block is pulled to the right with a force as shown in the figure . The coefficient of static friction between all surfaces is 0.65 and the kinetic coefficient is 0.42.

asked by jeni on May 9, 2012
37. Science

Hi, I asked this question earlier, but didn't get any replies. If anybody could help, it would be extremely appreciated! A 225 kg box is loaded onto a truck by pulling it up an inclined plane (10 m hypotenuse difference) by a force that is parallel to the

asked by Matt on April 8, 2011
38. physics

who develops more power,an 80kg man who walks up a height of 20 steps each 17.5cm high in 7second or one who pushes an 80kg box up a frictionless slope to a height of 5m in 10seconds? Give a reason for your answer

asked by mukuba on February 13, 2016
39. trig

On an inclined road, which makes an angle of 25 degrees with the horizontal plane, stands a vertical tower. At a point Q, 150 ft from the base of the tower down the road, the angle of elevation to the top of the tower is 65. How high is the tower?

asked by Jendey on May 7, 2014
40. physics

A block of mass 4.69 kg is hanging from a rope. The tension in the rope is 33.8 N, pulling upward on the block. What is the magnitude and direction of the acceleration of the block?

asked by Anonymous on September 16, 2014
41. physics

A block of wood is placed in a cup of water. The block has the following dimensions: L=10cm W=5cm H=4cm. If the block is 75% submerged, how much water has been displaced?

asked by Noelle on June 15, 2011
42. Physics

A 45kg block slides down an incline that is angled at 41 degrees. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the incline is 0.45 what is the block's acceleration?

asked by Taylor on February 19, 2014
43. physics

A block of weight 30.1 N is hanging from a rope. The tension in the rope is 18.8 N, pulling upward on the block. What is the magnitude and direction of the acceleration of the block?

asked by Anonymous on September 16, 2014
44. physics

A block of mass 3.17 kg is hanging from a rope. The tension in the rope is 12.9 N, pulling upward on the block. What is the magnitude and direction of the acceleration of the block?

asked by Emily on February 1, 2015
45. Maths

A plane is flying at an altitude of 880 m. Sarah is standing on the ground and she observes the angle of elevation to the plane as 67'40'. Twenty-five seconds later the angle of elevation had changed to 24'30'. (a) How far has the plane flown in that time?

asked by Dana on February 6, 2016
46. Physics

A block of mass m = 2.4 kg is released from rest at a height of H = 3.0 m on a curved frictionless ramp. At the foot of the ramp is a spring whose spring constant is k = 317.0 N/m. What is the maximum compression of the spring, x?

asked by Devon on June 17, 2014
47. physics

An oscillator consists of a block attached to a spring (k = 299 N/m). At some time t, the position (measured from the system's equilibrium location), velocity, and acceleration of the block are x = 0.0817 m, v = -16.9 m/s, and a = -108 m/s2. Calculate (a)

asked by chirayu on May 1, 2009
48. physics

An oscillator consists of a block attached to a spring (k = 299 N/m). At some time t, the position (measured from the system's equilibrium location), velocity, and acceleration of the block are x = 0.0817 m, v = -16.9 m/s, and a = -108 m/s2. Calculate (a)

asked by sweety on April 29, 2009
49. physics

An oscillator consists of a block attached to a spring (k = 299 N/m). At some time t, the position (measured from the system's equilibrium location), velocity, and acceleration of the block are x = 0.0817 m, v = -16.9 m/s, and a = -108 m/s2. Calculate (a)

asked by sweety on April 28, 2009
50. college physics

An oscillator consists of a block attached to a spring (k = 299 N/m). At some time t, the position (measured from the system's equilibrium location), velocity, and acceleration of the block are x = 0.0817 m, v = -16.9 m/s, and a = -108 m/s2. Calculate (a)

asked by nick on April 29, 2009
51. physics

An oscillator consists of a block attached to a spring (k = 299 N/m). At some time t, the position (measured from the system's equilibrium location), velocity, and acceleration of the block are x = 0.0817 m, v = -16.9 m/s, and a = -108 m/s2. Calculate (a)

asked by chirayu on May 4, 2009
52. physics

A block of mass 3kg starts from rest and slides down a surface, which corresponds to a quarter of a circle of 1.6m radius. a) if the curved surface is smooth, calculate the speed of the block at the bottom. b) if the block 's speed at the bottom is 4m/s,

asked by gourav on March 18, 2015
53. classical mechanics

Gliding mass stopped by spring and friction (12 points possible) A small block of mass m=1 kg glides down (without friction) a circular track of radius R=2 m, starting from rest at height R. At the bottom of the track it hits a massless relaxed spring with

asked by juanpro on January 10, 2014
54. Physics

A block (weight= 10kg) is sitting on a surface with friction (coefficient= 0.5). A force (push) is applied to the end of the block, 35 degrees below the horizontal. Calculate the magnitude of the force to move the block.

asked by Frederic on October 17, 2012
55. physics

Two block are connected by a lightweight, flexible cord that passes over friction less pulley. If m1=3.6 kg amd m2= 9.2kg, and block 2 is initially at rest 140 cm. above the floor, how long does it take block 2 to reach the floor?

asked by acer on May 27, 2018
56. science

A 3.00-g bullet traveling horizontally at 500 m/s hits a 4.8-kg wooden block, which is initially at rest on a smooth horizontal table. The bullet buries itself in the block without passing through. The speed of the block after the collision is:

57. Physichs

Two metal disks, one with radius R1 = 2.40 cm and mass M1 = 0.900 kg and the other with radius R2 = 4.95 cm and mass M2 = 1.50 kg , are welded together and mounted on a frictionless axis through their common center. A light string is wrapped around the

asked by 121 on December 11, 2015
58. physics

A 0.70 kg block along a horizontal track has a speed of 1.10 m/s immediately before colliding with a light spring of force constant 3.50 N/m located at the end of the track. (a) What is the spring’s maximum compression if the track is frictionless?

asked by Anonymous on October 11, 2012
59. Physics

VERTICAL SPRING A spring of negligible mass, spring constant k = 89 N/m, and natural length l = 1.4 m is hanging vertically. This is shown in the left figure below where the spring is neither stretched nor compressed. In the central figure, a block of mass

asked by Megan on October 16, 2013
60. Physics

The lower half of an inclined plane is rough the upper half being smooth a particle is allowed to slide from the top and is brought to rest by friction just as it reaches the bottom, find the ratio of the force of friction to the weight of the particle

asked by Ermias Abebe on March 3, 2014
61. Physics

The lower half of an inclined plane is rough the upper half being smooth a particle is allowed to slide from the top and is brought to rest by friction just as it reaches the bottom, find the ratio of the force of friction to the weight of the particle

asked by Ermias Abebe on March 3, 2014
62. AMHS'Mechanics

The spring shown in figure is unstreched when a man starts pulling on the cord.The mass of the block is M.If the man exerts a constant force F.Find:-1.The amplitude and time period of the motion of thae block,2.The energy stored in the spring when the

asked by Deep on February 25, 2012
63. physics

A block of mass m is pushed along a horizontal table by a force f=70 N at an angle 55 degrees with the horizontal. Yhe coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.3 Find the normal force. My work: I know that there is 3 forces present: force of gravity, normal

asked by Mike on October 20, 2014
64. Physics

a) The coefficient of kinetic friction between a steel block and an ice rink surface is 0.0100. If a force of 24.5 N keeps the steel block moving at a steady speed, what is the force of gravity on the block? b)A copper block has dimensions 1 cm × 2 cm ×

asked by Hanu on September 29, 2012
65. graphing!

can someone help me? okay so I am given this : (a) y= x-4 (b) y=2-x I have to graph this manually and find the intersection. okay so I know how to graphi it right with this formula: y=mx+b okay but is the slope how can you tell and what number is the y

asked by bobby on July 4, 2006
66. Physics

In the figure, a small 0.458 kg block slides down a frictionless surface through height h = 1.05 m and then sticks to a uniform vertical rod of mass M = 0.458 kg and length d = 2.70 m. The rod pivots about point O through angle θ before momentarily

asked by Jezz on November 18, 2013
67. science

What is the net force on a box that is being pushed to the left with a force of 50 N while it is also being pushed to the right with a force of 60 N

asked by Tonya on December 10, 2011
68. Physics (6)

A 10-g bullet moving 1000 m/s strikes and passes through a 2.0-kg block initially at rest, as shown. The bullet emerges from the block with a speed of 400 m/s. To what maximum height will the block rise above its initial position?

asked by Anonymous on October 29, 2011
69. Physics

A group of students observes that a wooden block (m = 0.40 kg) on the end of a string with a radius of 0.7 meters makes 9 rotations in 20.7 seconds when twirled. a)What is the block's tangential (linear) speed? b)What is the block's angular speed?

asked by phys 220 on February 16, 2015
70. Physics

A group of students observes that a wooden block (m = 0.40 kg) on the end of a string with a radius of 0.7 meters makes 8 rotations in 20.7 seconds when twirled. What is the block's tangential (linear) speed? What is the block's angular speed?

asked by Anonymous on February 16, 2015
71. maths - geometry

In a space with an orthonormal coordinate system consider the plane; &: 4x-3y=12 (a)(i)Find the coordinates of the points of intersection of the plane & with the coordinates axes (=axes intersections???) (ii)Find the parametric equations for the line of

asked by Anonymous on April 28, 2010
72. physics

A 0.290-kg block along a horizontal track has a speed of 1.30 m/s immediately before colliding with a light spring of force constant 53.4 N/m located at the end of the track. (a) What is the spring's maximum compression if the track is frictionless? m

asked by sherry on March 3, 2016
73. physics

A 0.230-kg block along a horizontal track has a speed of 1.70 m/s immediately before colliding with a light spring of force constant 48.0 N/m located at the end of the track. What is the spring's maximum compression if the track is frictionless?

asked by krys on July 4, 2012
74. Physics Classical Mechanics

A block of mass m=2 kg is initially at rest on a horizontal surface. At time t=0, we begin pushing on it with a horizontal force that varies with time as F(t)=Beta t^2, where Beta = 1.0 N/s^2. We stop pushing at time t1, 5s [F(t)=0 for t>1]. (a) First,

asked by FHD on December 7, 2013
75. Physics

A skier leaves the ramp of a ski jump with a velocity of 12.6m/s, 14.5° above the horizontal. The slope below is inclined downwards at 52.2°, and air resistance is negligible. a)Calculate the distance from the ramp to where the jumper lands. b) Calculate

76. Physics

You plan to fly a model airplane of mass 0.655 kg that is attached to a horizontal string. The plane will travel in a horizontal circle of radius 5.50 m. (Assume the weight of the plane is balanced by the upward "lift" force of the air on the wings of the

asked by Anonymous on December 17, 2014
77. Physics

You plan to fly a model airplane of mass 0.655 kg that is attached to a horizontal string. The plane will travel in a horizontal circle of radius 5.50 m. (Assume the weight of the plane is balanced by the upward "lift" force of the air on the wings of the

asked by Anonymous on December 16, 2014
78. Physics

A 6 kg block moves at 5 m/s to the right while a 9.5 kg block moves at 8 m/s to the right. Find the total kinetic energy of the two-block system. Answer in units of J

asked by Amber on March 31, 2012
79. Science

A horizontal force 10 N is necessary to just hold a block stationary against a wall . The coefficient of friction between the block and the wall is 0.2 . The weight of the block will be ?

asked by Lalit on April 22, 2014
80. Physics

A 5 kg block is being pulled to the right with a 20 N force. This causes the block to slide along the table with an acceleration of 2 m/s2. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and table?

asked by Paige on February 21, 2011
81. Physics

a 5 kg block with a speed of 3 m/s collides with a 10 kg block that has a speed of 2 m/s in the same direction. After the collision, the 10 kg block is observed to be traveling in the original direction with a speed of 2.5 m/s. a) what is the speed of the

asked by Sarah on January 14, 2008
82. physics

A 5-kg box is pushed across a horizontal floor by a 20-N force that is angled 30 degrees below the horizontal. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor if the box is pushed at a constant speed?

asked by chelsea on July 10, 2013
83. Physics

I just wanted to be sure if I got the answer right 1. Jenny (75 kg) goes on a ski trip. She goes down a slope that's inclined at 15*. Her drag coefficient is 0.300, the area of contact with the air is 0.750 m^2 and the air density is 1,31 kg/m^3. The

asked by Tom on January 31, 2012
84. Science

A Block rests on a horizontal surface.The normal force is 20 N.The coefficient of static friction between the block and the surface is 0,40 and the coefficient of dynamic friction is 0,20. What Is the magnitude of the frictional force exerted on the block

asked by Lesego on February 2, 2015
85. algebra 2

plane a is 40 mi south and 100 mi east of plane b. plane a is flying 2mi west for every mile it flies north, while plane b is flying 3 mi east for every mile it flies south. which plane must fly farther

asked by Anonymous on November 11, 2013
86. math

a ski slope at a mountain has an angle of elevation of 25.2 degrees. the vertical height of the slope is 1808 feet. how long is the ski slope. show diagram

asked by elizabeth on December 15, 2009
87. Physics/Math

A 17 N horizontal force F pushes a block weighing 6.0 N against a vertical wall. The coefficient of static friction between the wall and the block is 0.68, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.48. Assume that the block is not moving initially. Will

asked by COFFEE on February 10, 2007
88. Physics

A 4.00g bullet, traveling horizontally with a velocity of magnitude 410m/s , is fired into a wooden block with mass of 0.780kg , initially at rest on a level surface. The bullet passes through the block and emerges with its speed reduced to 220m/s . The

asked by Stas on October 16, 2014
89. ph

A spring (70 {\rm N/m}) has an equilibrium length of 1.00 {\rm m}. The spring is compressed to a length of 0.50 {\rm m} and a mass of 2.1 {\rm kg} is placed at its free end on a frictionless slope which makes an angle of 41 ^\circ with respect to the

asked by Anonymous on November 2, 2010
90. physic

A spring (80 {\rm N/m}) has an equilibrium length of 1.00 {\rm m}. The spring is compressed to a length of 0.50 {\rm m} and a mass of 2.1 {\rm kg} is placed at its free end on a frictionless slope which makes an angle of 41 ^\circ with respect to the

asked by fatiey on August 28, 2010
91. physic

A spring (80 {\rm N/m}) has an equilibrium length of 1.00 {\rm m}. The spring is compressed to a length of 0.50 {\rm m} and a mass of 2.1 {\rm kg} is placed at its free end on a frictionless slope which makes an angle of 41 ^\circ with respect to the

asked by fatiey on August 28, 2010
92. ph

A spring (70 {\rm N/m}) has an equilibrium length of 1.00 {\rm m}. The spring is compressed to a length of 0.50 {\rm m} and a mass of 2.1 {\rm kg} is placed at its free end on a frictionless slope which makes an angle of 41 ^\circ with respect to the

asked by Anonymous on November 2, 2010
93. word question in algebra

oh i think i see instead of ft/miles because i changed the 13 miles to ft it would be 0.61 ft/ft An airplane covered 13 miles of its route while decreasing its altitude by 42,000 feet. Find the slope of the airplane's line of descent. Round to the nearest

asked by carla on April 13, 2007
94. Physics

A block of mass 2 kg  attached to a spring lies on a flat surface.    When the block is pulled 5 cm to the right a force with a magnitude of 300 N is need to hold it in place.  What is the work done by the spring when the block moves from x = 10 cm to

asked by Rey on June 25, 2017

a block with a mass of 5.00 kg is moving at 8.00 m/s^-1 along a frictionless horizonal surface toward a spring with force constant k= 500 N/m^1 that is attached to a wall.find the maximum distance the spring is compressed. the spring has negligible mass.

asked by taylor on February 23, 2012
96. Physics

A block of mass 4 kg, which has an initial speed of 2 m/s at time t = 0, slides on a horizontal surface. Find the magnitude of the work that must be done on the block to bring it to rest. Answer in units of J. If a constant friction force of magnitude 5

97. physics

A bullet of mass 12.4 g is fired into an initially stationary block and comes to rest in the block. The block, of mass 1.02 kg, is subject to no horizontal external forces during the collision with the bullet. After the collision, the block is observed to

asked by Sarah on March 29, 2012
98. physics

A bullet of mass 11.2 g is fired into an initially stationary block and comes to rest in the block. The block, of mass 1.01 kg, is subject to no horizontal external forces during the collision with the bullet. After the collision, the block is observed to

asked by Anonymous on May 1, 2012
99. physics

Two blocks with masses m1 = 1.20 kg and m2 = 2.90 kg are connected by a massless string, as shown in the Figure. They are released from rest. The coefficent of kinetic friction between the upper block and the surface is 0.300. Assume that the pulley has a

asked by Anonymous on December 3, 2014
100. Physics

Two blocks with masses m1 = 1.20 kg and m2 = 2.90 kg are connected by a massless string, as shown in the Figure. They are released from rest. The coefficent of kinetic friction between the upper block and the surface is 0.300. Assume that the pulley has a

asked by Anonymous on December 2, 2014