# A Ferris Wheel, 24.0 m in diameter, rotates once every 12.5s. What is the fractional change in a person's apparent weight: a) at the top, and b) at the bottom?

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1. ## Physics

a 14.0 N·m torque on a wheel causes angular acceleration 11.3 rad/s2, what is the wheel's rotational inertia?
2. ## math

If the bike wheel is rolled along the ground 10 inches, through what angle does the wheel rotate?
3. ## physical sciences

Imagine a circle with a diameter of 2km.if this represents an atom ,which answer would best represent the nucleus?choose the correct answer:a table tennis ball(diameter;2cm)atennis ball(diameter;7cm)avolley ball(diameter;20cm)a soccer ball(diameter;25cm)
4. ## Fluid Mechanics

The kinematic viscosity of oil of specific gravity .8 is .0005 .This oil is used for lubrication of shaft of diameter .4 m and rotates at 190 rpm. Calculate the power lost in the bearing for a sleeve length of 90mm. The thickness of the oil film is 1.5mm.
5. ## Math

The wheel of a unicycle has a radius of 14 inches. What is the approximate circumference of the wheel.
6. ## math

The cicircumference of a wheel is 2m how many times does the wheel turn in travelling 3km
7. ## math

how many times does a wheel turn in travelling 3km if a circumfrence of a wheel is 2m?
8. ## math

If earth rotates at about 1000 mph and it rotates constantly each day. How many rotations will it complete after 4th hour, 8th hour and 24th hour.
9. ## maths

a car travels 1 km in which each wheel makes 450 revolutions. Find the radius of its wheel
10. ## HELP

a car wheel turning at 0.5 is brought to rest by the brakes in exactly two revolutions. what is the angular acceleration of the wheel?
11. ## math

if the unicycle with the largest wheel of 185 cm is ridden 1 km how many complete rotations will the wheel make

a car wheel turning at 0.5 is brought to rest by the brakes in exactly two revolutions. what is the angular acceleration of the wheel?
13. ## algebra,geography

Rotations per Minute . How many rotations per minute must a wheel of diameter 1.5 m make to achieve a speed of 45 kmph ? (Approx pi= 3 ).
14. ## Physics

An electric motor rotating a workshop grind- ing wheel at a rate of 147 rev/min is switched off with a constant deceleration of 1.24 rad/s2. How long does it take for the grinding wheel to stop? Answer in units of s Through how many radians has the wheel
15. ## physics

A wheel has a radius of 6.6 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an angle of 52.0°?
16. ## phsyics

A wheel has a radius of 6.6 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an angle of 52.0°?
17. ## Physics

a) Find the angular velocity of a 40 cm radius wheel that is moving at 20 m/s. b) How many times will this wheel rotate in 5 seconds?
18. ## math

a bicycle wheel has a radius of 3 feet. what is the closest estimate of the distance of 4 full rotations of the wheel
19. ## Math

A wheel has a radius of 5ft. How many revolutions would it take for the wheel to roll 62.3 ft.? Round your answer to the nearest tenth.
20. ## physics

A wheel has a radius of 4.56 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an angle of 26.2°?
21. ## maths

a wheel revolves 360 degree revolution in one minute.Find how many radians will the wheel subtend in one second
22. ## math

Rotations per Minute . How many rotations per minute must a wheel of diameter 1.5 m make to achieve a speed of 45 kmph ? (Approx pi= 3 ).
23. ## physics

A wheel has an angular speed of 85 rev/s when it experiences a constant angular acceleration of 100 rev/s2 which causes it to spin FASTER. During this time the wheel completes 26 rev. Determine how long the wheel was experiencing this angular acceleration.
24. ## physic

Suppose you and a friend, each of mass 65 , go to the park and get on a 4.5 -diameter merry-go-round. You stand on the outside edge of the merry-go-round, while your friend pushes so that it rotates once every 5.0 seconds. What is the magnitude of the
25. ## trigonometry

A wheel with a 15-inch diameter is turning at the rate of 60 revolutions per minute. To the nearest inch per minute, what is the linear speed of a point on the rim?
26. ## trig

A wheel with a 24-inch diameter is turning at the rate of 32 revolutions per minute. To the nearest inch per minute, what is the linear velocity of a point on the rim?
27. ## math-precalculus

A wheel with radius 5 cm is being pushed up a ramp at a rate of 6 cm per second. The ramp is 540 cm long, and 260 cm tall at the end. A point P is marked on the circle as shown (picture is not to scale). wheelonramp.gif 1. Traveling at 8 cm/sec, how long
28. ## math

A caterpillar dump trunk is used at the oil sands near Fort McMurray Alberta. The diameter of one tire is 4m. Part A) find the circumference Part B) how many complete rotations does a wheel make on a 2 km long road?
29. ## math

Your roommate is working on his bicycle and has the bike upside down. He spins the 68.0cm -diameter wheel, and you notice that a pebble stuck in the tread goes by three times every second. What is the pebble's speed? What is the pebble's acceleration?
30. ## physics

what's the pressure change in water going from a 5.0cm diameter pipe to a 2.0cm diameter pipe if the velocity in the smaller pipe is 4.0m/s .
31. ## Physics

An amusement park ride consists of a rotating circular platform 8.00 m in diameter from which 9.5 kg seats are suspended at the end of 2.50 m massless chains. When the system rotates, the chains make an angle θ = 31.0° with the vertical. Assume the
32. ## calculus

A bicycle wheel has a diameter D = 60 cm and the tyre has a cross sectional radius of r = 2.5 cm. The volume V of the inner tube is given by V = pi^2 D r^2 + (8/3*pi*r^3) If air is being pumped into the tyre so that the volume of the inner tube is
33. ## physics

A wheel has a radius of 6.6 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through an angle of 52.0 rad?
34. ## Physics

A torque of 32Nm is applied to a wheel, which causes it to accelerate at 25 rad/s2. What is the rotational moment of inertia of the wheel? I got 1.28kg/m^2.
35. ## masters

A wheel with a 22 inch diameter is turning at the rate of 31 revolutions per minute. What is the linear speed of a point on the rim, measured to the nearest inch per minute?
36. ## precal

A wheel with a 22 inch diameter is turning at the rate of 31 revolutions per minute. What is the linear speed of a point on the rim, measured to the nearest inch per minute?
37. ## trig

A wheel with a 22 inch diameter is turning at the rate of 31 revolutions per minute. What is the linear speed of a point on the rim, measured to the nearest inch per minute?
38. ## physics

An amusement park ride consists of a large vertical cylinder that spins about Figure P6.61 its axis fast enough such that any person inside is held up against the wall persons who walk around on the inner wall of the outer rim. Find the rate of rotation of
39. ## Maths Physocs

J and K are cycling together. K is riding a bike with a wheel radius of 35cm, crank wheel radius 11cm and chain wheel radius 4cm. She is pedalling at 60 rpm. How fast is she going? -->What is the significance of giving 3 different types of radius?
40. ## College Physics

A wheel's uniform angular acceleration is constant. Initially its angular velocity is zero. During the first 1.0 s time interval, it rotates through an angle of 86.0°. a) Through what angle does it rotate during the next 1.0 s time interval? (b) Through
41. ## PHYSICS--SHM

PLZ HELP. THANKS. The balance wheel of a watch oscillates with an angular amplitude of rad and a period of 0.220 s. a) Find the maximum angular speed of the wheel. (b) Find the angular speed of the wheel when its displacement is /4 rad. (c) Find the
42. ## physics

A wheel's uniform angular acceleration is constant. Initially its angular velocity is zero. During the first 1.0 s time interval, it rotates through an angle of 90.0°. (a) Through what angle does it rotate during the next 1.0 s time interval? (b) Through
43. ## Math

Devon’s bike has wheels that are 27 inches in diameter. After the front wheel picks up a tack, Devon rolls another 100 feet and stops. How far above the ground is the tack?
44. ## math

Devon’s bike has wheels that are 27 inches in diameter. After the front wheel picks up a tack, Devon rolls another 100 feet and stops. How far above the ground is the tack?
45. ## Math

If the diameter of a wheel is 10 inches. What is the radius and how would I find its circumference. Thanks I do understand that the radius is twice the circumference.
46. ## Physics

A torque of 32Nm is applied to a wheel, which causes it to accelerate at 25 rad/s2. What is the rotational moment of inertia of the wheel? I got 1.28kg/m^2. Is this correct?
47. ## Physics

A torque of 32Nm is applied to a wheel, which causes it to accelerate at 25 rad/s2. What is the rotational moment of inertia of the wheel? I got 1.28kg/m^2. Is this correct?
48. ## physics

A torque of 0.97 N-m is applied to a bicycle wheel of radius 0.35 m and mass 0.75 kg. Treating the wheel as a hoop, find its angular acceleration.
49. ## Physics

A wheel has a radius of 3.1 m. How far (path length) does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through the following angles, respectively? (a) 36° m (b) 36 rad m (c) 36 rev m
50. ## Science

Granite is an intrusive, felsic rock, which may be produced by partial melting or fractional crystallization. Explain how these processes can produce felsix magmas from more mafic parent magmas. Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google
51. ## Calculus

suppose a balloon used in angioplasty is a 30mm long cylinder, with hemispherical caps at both ends.Determine a relationship between the rate of change in the volume of the balloon and the rate of change of its diameter.
52. ## Physics

A 16 kg mass is attached to a cord that is wrapped around a wheel with a radius of 10.9cm. The acceleration of the mass down the frictionless incline is measured to be 1.4 m/s2.The angle of incline is 36 degrees. Assume the axle of the wheel to be
53. ## physics

questions( there are 3 so I will # 1-3) info: A 18.9 kg object is attached to a cord that is wrapped around a wheel of radius 10.7 cm. The acceleration of the object down the frictionless incline is measured to be .9 m/s2. Assume the axle of the wheel to
54. ## Physics

A wheel's uniform angular acceleration is constant. Initially its angular velocity is zero. During the first 1.0 s time interval, it rotates through an angle of 90.0°. (a) Through what angle does it rotate during the next 1.0 s time interval? (b) Through
55. ## Physics (Rotation)

In Fig. 10-28, wheel A of radius rA is coupled by belt B to wheel C of radius rC. The angular speed of wheel A is increased from rest at a constant rate α. Find the time needed for wheel C to reach angular speed ω assuming the belt does not slip.
56. ## physics

5kg particle is atteched at a rim of arotating wheel of radius 2m. the wheel completes each revolution in 3 seconds. The total moment of inertia of the system(I partics+I wheel) is 2kg.m^2 A.determine the rotational kinetic energy of the system? B.the work
57. ## Precalculus

A vehicle has an engine that is connected directly to a gear box. In the highest gear, a 2 inch radius gear is turning a 14 inch diameter gear. This gear is connected to the drive shaft. The drive shaft attaches to a wheel and a tire that measures 2 and
58. ## Precalc

A vehicle has an engine that is connected directly to a gear box. In the highest gear, a 2 inch radius gear is turning a 14 inch diameter gear. This gear is connected to the drive shaft. The drive shaft attaches to a wheel and a tire that measures 2 and
59. ## Trigonometry

Help : To achieve similar weightlessness as NASA's centrifuge, ride the Gravitron at a carnival or fair. The Gravitron has a diameter of 14 meters and, in the first 20 seconds, it achieves zero gravity and the floor drops. Gravitron. If the gravitron
60. ## Physics

A wheel's uniform angular acceleration is constant. Initially its angular velocity is zero. During the first 1.0 s time interval, it rotates through an angle of 92.0°. -Through what angle does it rotate during the next 1.0 s time interval? -Through what
61. ## Physics

A bicycle wheel of radius 0.30 m is spinning at a rate of 60 revolutions per minute. What is the centripetal acceleration of a point that is 0.11 m from the outer edge of the wheel?
62. ## Physics 203

A wheel has a thin 2.7 kg rim and four spokes each of mass 1.3 kg. Find the kinetic energy of the wheel when it rolls at 6.0 m/s on a horizontal surface.
63. ## Science

A torque of 60 N*m acts on a wheel of moment of inertia 30 kg*m^2 for 5 s and then is removed. a) What is the angular acceleration of the wheel? b) How many revolutions does it make in 15 s if it starts at rest?
64. ## physics

008 (part 1 of 5) 10.0 points A wheel makes 72 revolutions in 2 seconds. What is the angular velocity of the wheel? Answer in units of cycles/s
65. ## english

Identify the number of independent and subordinate clauses in the following group of words. Early bicycles had one very large wheel and one very small wheel
66. ## Geometry

Solve for z. I got z=72 degrees and i don't know how I got it. The circle has diameter AB then another diameter CD. Arc AD = 40 degrees then angle DEB = 124 degrees and z = BC. The diameter DC intersects diameter AB. Please help i can't figure it out and
67. ## physics

A skater rotates 760 degrees clockwise, stops, and rotates counterclockwise for 340 degrees. What is her angular distance? Angular displacement?
68. ## Physics

A skater rotates 880 degrees clockwise, stops, and rotates counterclockwise for 340 degrees. What is her angular distance? Angular displacement?
69. ## Physics

Forces F1=7.50N and F2=5.30N are applied tangentially to a wheel with radius 0.330 m. What is the net torque on the wheel due to these two forces for an axis perpendicular to the wheel and passing through its center? It depends upon whether or not the
70. ## Math HELP!

Find the distance from the ferris directly to Butte. The picture is of an right triangle. On the left side length is has 42 mi. on the bottom of the triangle it has 56 mi. on the right side there is not number and at the top corner of the triangle it says
71. ## physics

5kg particle is attaced at arim of arotating wheel of radius 2m. the wheel completes each revolution in 3seconds. The total moment of inertia of the sysem(I particle+I wheel) is 2kg.msquare) find A, Determine the rotational kinetic energy of the system? B,
72. ## algebra

A car is moving at the rate of 80km/h. the diameter of its wheel is 60cm. a, find the number of revolutions per minute that the wheels are rotating. b, find the angular speed of the wheels in radians per second.
73. ## physics

A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3300 rev/ min. When switched off, it rotates through 59.0 revolutions before coming to rest. (a) Find the angular speed in rad/s.
74. ## Physics

A wheel has a radius of 100 cm. How far (path length) in meters does a point on the circumference travel if the wheel is rotated through angles of (a) 30°, (b) 60 rad, (c) 60 rev, respectively?
75. ## Physics

A 4.0 kg wheel of 20 cm radius of gyration is rotating at 360 rpm. The retarding frictional torque is .12 N.m. Compute the time it will take the wheel to coast to a rest.
76. ## physics

If you lift the front wheel of a poorly maintained bicycle off the ground and then start it spinning at 0.72 {\rm rev}/{\rm s}, friction in the bearings causes the wheel to stop in just 12 {\rm s}.
77. ## Physics

Find the magnitude of the displacement of a point on a wheel initially in contact with the ground when the wheel (of radius 36.2 cm) rolls forward half a revolution.
78. ## Physics

A torque of 60 N*m acts on a wheel of moment of inertia 30 kg*m^2 for 5 s and then is removed. a) What is the angular acceleration of the wheel? rad/s^2 b) How many revolutions does it make in 15 s if it starts at rest?
79. ## Physics

A 4.0 kg wheel of 20 cm radius of gyration is rotating at 360 rpm. The retarding frictional torque is .12 N.m. Compute the time it will take the wheel to coast to a rest.
80. ## maths

A bicycle wheel makes 240 revolution in 2 minutes.(a)At what rate is the wheel turning?Give the answer in numbers of revolutions per minute.
81. ## Physics Help!

Sorry I've tried 3 different ways to answer this and all have been wrong, please help me out! The moment of inertia of a 1.1 kg bicycle wheel rotating about its center is 0.15 kg*m^2 What is the radius of this wheel, assuming the weight of the spokes can
82. ## physics

A constant torque of 20 N.m is applied to a wheel pivoted on a fixed axis. At what rate is power being furnished to the wheel when it is rotating at 0.5 rev/sec?
83. ## Physics

I made a pan flute with copper tubing (3/4 in diameter) to correspond to the following notes/lengths: C - 15.4cm D - 13.6cm E - 12.0cm G - 9.8cm A - 8.7cm The original instructions called for PVC pipe at 1/2in diameter, so the notes are off. How do I
84. ## Math

Write 13/14 as a percent. Write the remainder in fractional form. I know that 13/14 as a decimal would be 92.857143 and as a percent around 92.86% my question is what would the remainder be and how to write it in fractional form?
85. ## Physics

If I have a diagram of Kepler's laws of planetary motion and it shows change in t1 larger than change in t2 and A1 larger than A2 and asks the question: which of the following is correct? 1.A3 = A3 2.change in t3 > change t3 3.if change t3 = change in
86. ## Physics

A stiff uniform wire of mass M_0 and length L_0 is cut, bent, and the parts soldered together so that it forms a circular wheel having four identical spokes coming out from the center. None of the wire is wasted, and you can neglect the mass of the solder.
87. ## AP Physics

A merry-go-round rotates at the rate of.2rev/s with an 80kg man standing at a point 2m from the axis ofrotation. (A)What is the new angular speed when the man walksto a point 1m from the center? Assume that the merry-go-round is a solid 25kg cylinder of
88. ## Physics

In the figure below, a wheel of radius 0.275 m is mounted on a frictionless horizontal axle. A massless cord is wrapped around the wheel and attached to a 1.95 kg box that slides on a frictionless surface inclined at angle θ = 32.7 ° with the
89. ## physics

A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3800 rev/min. When switched off, it rotates through 46.0 revolutions before coming to rest. Find the constant angular acceleration of the centrifuge. in 1 rad/s2
90. ## physics

A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3500 rev/min. When switched off, it rotates through 54.0 revolutions before coming to rest. Find the constant angular acceleration of the centrifuge in rad/s^2.
91. ## physics

A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3,550 rev/min. When switched off, it rotates through 54.0 revolutions before coming to rest. Find the constant angular acceleration (in rad/s2) of the centrifuge.
92. ## Physics (repost)

I made a pan flute with copper tubing (3/4 in diameter) to correspond to the following notes/lengths: C - 15.4cm D - 13.6cm E - 12.0cm G - 9.8cm A - 8.7cm The original instructions called for PVC pipe at 1/2in diameter, so the notes are off. How do I

If I have a diagram of Kepler's laws of planetary motion and it shows change in t1 larger than change in t2 and A1 larger than A2 and asks the question: which of the following is correct? 1.A3 = A3 2.change in t3 > change t3 3.if change t3 = change in
94. ## Physics

If a wheel revolving at 1800 r.p.m. slows down uniformly to 1200 r.p.m. in 25s, calculate the angular acceleration of the wheel and the number of revolutions it makes in this time.
95. ## physics

The driver of a car sets the cruise control and ties the steering wheel so that the car travels at a uniform speed of 14m/s in a circle with a diameter of 100m . Part A Through what angular distance does the car move in 4.00min ?
96. ## Physics

a bicycle turned upside down whiles owner repairs a flat tire. A friend spins the other wheel, of radius R, and observed that drops of water fly off tangentially. She measures the height reached by drops vertically. A drop that breaks loose from the tire
97. ## Physics

The distance between the centers of the wheels of a motorcycle is 169 cm. The center of mass of the motorcycle, including the rider, is 77.0 cm above the ground and halfway between the wheels. Assume the mass of each wheel is small compared to the body of