# 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

an amusement park ride consists of a rotating circular platform 7.4 m in diameter from which 10 kg seats are suspended at the end of 1.81 m massless chains. when the system rotates, the chains make an angle of 26.6 degree with the vertical. the
2. ## Precalculus

Please help...a computerized spin balance machine rotates a 25 inch diameter tire at 480 revolutions per minute. (a) find the road speed in miles per hour at which the tire is being balanced (b) at what rate should the spin balance machine be set so that
3. ## physics

A projectile of mass m moves to the right with a speed vi. The projectile strikes and sticks to the end of a stationary rod of mass M, of length d, that is pivoted about a frictionless axle through its center. (a) Find the angular speed of the system right
4. ## physics

Two gerbils run in place with a linear speed of 0.60m/s on an exercise wheel that is shaped like a hoop.Find the angular momentum of the system if each gerbil has a mass of 0.22kg and the exercise wheel has a radius of 8.5 cm and a mass of 5.0 g.
5. ## Trig

a child puts beads on one spoke of a bicycle wheel. the tire has a diameter of 2ft. if the child rides so that the tire makes one full rotation every 15 sec, and the beads begin in the horizontal outward position, find an equation that models the position
6. ## math

2/7 is not a fractional represetative of 6/21
7. ## math

not a fractional representativ of 2/7 is 6/21?
8. ## math

what is the fractional part 1/6 of 60
9. ## Math

What is the fractional notation of 35%?
10. ## Math

two is what fractional part of 9?
11. ## math

this is fractional parts what is 1/10 of 50
12. ## maths

three spheres of diameter 2,3 & 4cms formed into a single sphere.Find the diameter of the new sphere assuming that the volume of a sphere is proportional to the cube of diameter.
13. ## Physics

A person on a rotating stool with arms stretched out rotates at an angular speed of 5.00 rad/s. On bringing in his arms, the angular speed increases to 7.50 rad/s. By what factor does the moment of inertia change?
14. ## physics

Marks: 4 A circular plate of radius 0.5 m is placed perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field of 0.5 Tesla. What is the change of flux in the plate if it rotates and its plane becomes parallel to the direction of the magnetic field?
15. ## physics- magnetism

A circular plate of radius 0.5 m is placed perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field of 0.5 Tesla. What is the change of flux in the plate if it rotates and its plane becomes parallel to the direction of the magnetic field?
16. ## Physics

A 10kg block is attached to a massless cord that doesn't stretch or sag which is rapped around a disc like wheel, m=5Kg, I= (1/2)mR^2. If the block is allowed to drop straight down held back only by the rotation of the wheel: 1. What is the tension of the
17. ## Physics HELP!

A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3500 rev/ min. When switched off, it rotates through 41.0 revolutions before coming to rest. (a) Find the angular speed in rad/s. (b) Find the displacement in radians. (c) Find the
18. ## Physics

A circular plate of radius 0.5 m is placed perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field of 0.5 Tesla. What is the change of flux in the plate if it rotates and its plane becomes parallel to the direction of the magnetic field?
19. ## Physics

these are practice questions that i have the answer to, but i don't know how to solve them: 1.A human hair is approximately 50um in diameter. Express this diameter in meters. 2. if a radio has a period of 1us, what is the wave's period in sesconds? 3. A

A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3500 rev/ min. When switched off, it rotates through 41.0 revolutions before coming to rest. (a) Find the angular speed in rad/s. (b) Find the displacement in radians. (c) Find the
21. ## Physics

A 28 g block sits at the center of a turntable that rotates at 60 rpm. A compressed spring shoots the block radially outward from the center along a frictionless groove in the surface of the turntable. Calculate the turntable's angular speed when the block
22. ## physic

A small fly wheel fitted to a motor with a moment of inertia of 80 kg m² slows down from 9000 rpm to 5500 rpm in 7.5 seconds. For the fly wheel, calculate: • The rate of deceleration which you can assume to be constant • The braking torque.
23. ## Angular motion

a car has wheel of radius 0.3m and is traveling at a speed of 36m\s. calculate the angular speed of the wheel
24. ## art

explain harmonious colors and how they are related on the color wheel Harmonious colours are colours that are next to or near each other on the colour wheel.
25. ## Math

Mary is blowing up a birthday balloon.After the first breath, the balloon has a 5 cm diameter . the diameter increases at a constant rate of 20% each second. What is the diameter of the balloon after 3 seconds?
26. ## math problem

You are going to drive 480 miles today at an average speed of 60 miles per hour. Thus you are going to drive for a total of 8 hours. The diameter of the wheels on your car (including tires) is 25 inches. Thus each wheel is going to turn a total of ___

After fixing a flat tire on a bicycle you give the wheel a spin. (a) If its initial angular speed was 5.17 rad/s and it rotated 10.6 revolutions before coming to rest, what was its average angular acceleration? rad/s2 (b) For what length of time did the
28. ## math

a wheel is making 300rev/min about its center, calculate the angular velocity of any point on the wheel about the center. also find the speed of a point at a distance of 2cm from the center.
29. ## Calculus

A spherical balloon a has a diameter 2 m when it is 1500m high . It is observed that the diameter increases at a constant rate of 4cm/min as it continues to rise. At what rate is the volume increasing when the diameter is 4m . At what rate is the surface

A wheel on a game show is given an initial angular speed of 1.33 rad/s. It comes to rest after rotating through 3/4 of a turn. (a) Find the average torque exerted on the wheel given that it is a disk of radius 0.76 m and mass 6.4 kg. ? N·m sorry, I'm
31. ## domain

Find the domains of f and f' 1, f(x) = xe^x 2. f(x) = x^(3/5) 3. f(x) = x/(x-2) TIA 1) R 2) It's the interfal from zero to infinity for f but for f' it is this inteval with zero excluded, because unlike f, f' is singular at zero. 3) Here only the point 2
32. ## Math Help

How do you find the fractional notation of 95%
33. ## maths

Write 1/2^1-n in non- fractional form.

1/6 of42
35. ## Geology

What is the fractional scale of a quad?
36. ## fractions

How do you do fractional parts of a number?
37. ## math

which of the following is fractional equivalent to 0.78? A)78/10 B)78/100 c)39/50 d)13/49
38. ## matH

express n1/2 witHout a fractional exponent?
39. ## MATH

Solve the fractional equation 3x/2+1/4(x-2)=10
40. ## Math

How do i find the fractional notation for 65%?
41. ## Fractions

Convert to fractional notations 3 3/10
42. ## physics

A rotating wheel requires 7.00 s to rotate 28.0 revolutions. Its angular velocity at the end of the 7.00-s interval is 97.0 rad/s. What is the constant angular acceleration (in rad/s) of the wheel? rad/s2
43. ## Biology

On a microscope, what is the relationship between the magnification and the diameter of the field of view? The magnification and the diameter of the field are inversely proportional. The greater the magnification, the smaller the actual diameter of the
44. ## Trig. application

Dave is going for a ride on his unicycle. The radius of the wheel is 25.5cm. When he gets on, the valve of the wheel is at its maximum height. He pedals along a path at a speed of 30km/h. At what height will the valve be located after he has cycled for 4
45. ## Physics

A 1480 kg automobile has a wheel base (the distance between the axles) of 2.9 m. The center of mass of the automobile is on the center line at a point 1.34 m from the front axle. Find the force exerted by the ground on each back wheel. The acceleration of
46. ## Statistics

Roulette wheels in Nevada have 38 pockets. They are all numbered 0, 00, and 1 through 36. Of all 38 pockets, there are 18 red, 18 are black, and 2 are green. Each time the wheel is spun, a ball lands in one of the pockets, and each pocket is equally
47. ## Statistics

Roulette wheels in Nevada have 38 pockets. They are all numbered 0, 00, and 1 through 36. Of all 38 pockets, there are 18 red, 18 are black, and 2 are green. Each time the wheel is spun, a ball lands in one of the pockets, and each pocket is equally
48. ## Math

Roulette wheels in Nevada have 38 pockets. They are all numbered 0, 00, and 1 through 36. Of all 38 pockets, there are 18 red, 18 are black, and 2 are green. Each time the wheel is spun, a ball lands in one of the pockets, and each pocket is equally
49. ## math

The Columbia County Fair has a prize wheel. So far, 3 people have won a prize and 15 people have not. What is the experimental probability that the next person to spin the wheel will win a prize? Simplify your answer and write it as a fraction or whole
50. ## physics

A brass ring of diameter 10.00 cm at 22.2°C is heated and slipped over an aluminum rod of diameter 10.01 cm at 22.2°C. Assume the average coefficients of linear expansion are constant. (b) What if the aluminum rod were 9.16 cm in diameter?
51. ## science

A pipe of diameter 80mm is fitted with a branch section into which fit two pipes of equal diameter. If it is desired that the velocity remain constant throughout, determine the required diameter of each of the branch pipes.
52. ## math

A small wheel of radius r is situated at the top of a ramp having an angle Î¸ = Ï€/3 rad At t = 0 the wheel is at rest and then it starts to rotate clockwise in the positive x direction with constant angular velocity Ï‰. Find the parametric
53. ## college physics

A particular grinding wheel is a uniform solid disk of radius 8cm and mass 3kg. While the wheel is spinning at 50rad/s. A tool is pressed against its rim in a way that causes a friction force of 40N. If the disk is just "coasting" when the torque is
54. ## Biology question pH

pH levels are each a 10-fold change so a change by 2 is actually a change by 1000. pH determines certain characteristics in organisms that allow them to live in certain areas so an alteration in pH changes their adaption skills. why is a change by 2 =
55. ## Chemistry (Thermochemistry)

Is there any equation out there that links the change in enthalpy (H) to the change in cell potential/voltage (E)? Yes, but the relationship involves the Gibbs Free Energy, which is G = H - TS, snd S is the entropy change. The change in G is approximatly
56. ## physic

The resistance of a copper wire of diameter 10mm and length 2m is 15 Ω. Determine the new resistance if i) the length is doubled and the diameter halved ii) the length increases by three fold and the diameter doubled iii) the length decreases by two
57. ## physics

A machine part rotates at an angular speed of 0.77 rad/s; its speed is then increased to 1.76 rad/s using an angular acceleration of 0.29 rad/s 2 . Find the angle through which the part rotates before reaching this ﬁnal speed. Answer in units of rad
58. ## Physics

1. A cylindrical disk of wood weighing 45.0N and having a diameter of 30.0 cm floats on a cylinder of oil of density 0.850 g/cm3. The cylinder of oil is 75.0 cm deep and has the same diameter of the wood. (a) What is the gauge pressure at the top of the
59. ## MATH

A nickel is what fractional part of a quarter?
60. ## math

0.75 in fractional notation is equal to what? is it 70/100
61. ## fraction

find t he fractional part of each number 2/3 of 9 and 1/6 of 12
62. ## Math

how do you find the fractional notation for the ratio of 54.28 to 89.69
63. ## MATH FOR TEACHERS

Write 75.42 in fractional notation.

fractional parts: ¨”1/2 of 24¨• = ¨”24¡2=12¨• so, ¨”2/3 of 18¨• = ?
65. ## Math

Let f(x) be a fractional function, and f(x)+f((x-1)/x)=1+x, find f(10)+1/180.
66. ## Physics Gravitation Question

Vesta, a minor planet in the Asteriod Belt between Mars and Jupiter, has a mean radius of 525 km and mass of 2.59 X 10^20 kg. The Dawn Spacecraft (m = 1240 kg) orbited Vesta in 2011 & 2012. Find the local acceleration due to gravity at the mean surface of
67. ## calculus

for a given patient it is determined that the blood vessel may rupture if its diameter increases faster than 200 um/s. The blood vessel starts with diameter 4mm and needs to expand to a diameter of 7mm. Is it safe to inflate the balloon at a constant rate
68. ## physics

a single bead can slide with negligible friction on a wire that is bent into circular loop of radius 15 cm an in the figure. the circle is always in a vertical plane and rotates steadily about its vertical diameter with a period of 0.450 s. the position of
69. ## mechanics

please help solve these questions (1a). The gravitational field strength g on the earth’s surface is 9.8N/kg. explain what this means.(b) Using the law of gravity, show that gr2= k. Where g=gravitational field strength at a distance r from the center of
70. ## Physics

Q.1:When a force is applied to a body,several effects are possible.Which of the folloeing could NOT occur? a.The body speeds up. b.The body rotates. c.The mass of the body decreases. d.The body changes direction. e.The body remains as it was. Force does
71. ## physics

A wheel is rotating at a rate of 2.2 revolutions every 3.5 s. Through what angle, in radians, does the wheel rotate in 1.0 Angular displacement=angularspeed*time angular speed has to be in radians/sec, and time in seconds.
72. ## Physics

A spinning wheel steadily slows from an initial angular velocity of 1.65 rev/s to 0.485 rev/s in 12.2 s. (a) Calculate the wheel's angular acceleration in radians per second squared. rad/s2 (b) What angle does it go through during that time? rad
73. ## physics

A spinning wheel steadily slows from an initial angular velocity of 1.65 rev/s to 0.485 rev/s in 12.2 s. (a) Calculate the wheel's angular acceleration in radians per second squared. rad/s2 (b) What angle does it go through during that time? rad
74. ## Physics Angular displacement

A car is traveling with a speed of 25 m/s along a straight, horizontal road. Each wheel has a radius of .25 m. If the car speeds up with a linear acceleration of 2.0 m/s^2 for 6.0 s. Find the angular displacement of each wheel during this time in
75. ## Math 142 (Pre-Cal) (Circles)

A wheel spins through 29 revolutions per minute. Find the angular velocity and the linear velocity if the radius of the wheel is 1.8 feet. w=? (rad/min) v=? (feet/min)
76. ## physics

A motorcycle, which has an initial linear speed of 6.6 m/s, decelerates to a speed of 2.1 m/s in 5.0 s. Each wheel has a radius of 0.65 m and is rotating in a counterclockwise (positive) direction. What are a) the constant angular acceleration (in rad/s^2)

Suppose you’re the head of CMS. CMS is now offering reimbursement for wheel chairs suppliers. What would happen if you decide to decrease the reimbursement for wheel chair suppliers?
78. ## physics help plz :)

A bicycle spins 10 revs in 5.7 sec. The radius of the wheel is 15 cm a drop of water is 0.3 grams. What height will the drop of water reach when it comes off the wheel?--- I know that I have to use the v=we equation and that grams need to be in kg. But I'm
79. ## Physics

A wheel rotating initially at an angular velocity of 1.0 rad/s, accelerates over a 10 S interval at a rate of 0.1 rad/s^2. What angular displacement does the wheel undergo in this 10 S interval, in terms of revolutions?
80. ## Trigonometry

A car with wheel of radius 14 inches is moving in a speed of 55 mph.Find the angular speed of the wheel in radian per sec. your car is moving at 55 mph, which is 55*5280*12 inches/3600 seconds or 968 inches/second. each rotation of the wheel covers 2*14*pi

Please help I have a test tomorrow! Is there a mistake with the comparative adverb? 1. Thomas jumped highly than he ever had before. a. Change highly to higher . b . Change highly to highlier . c. Change highly to more higher . d. Make no change. 2. Andre
82. ## algebra

mr darwin who is found of gardening is pushing a wheelbarrow with a force of 5.0 newtons. there are 11.4 newtons worth of horse manure in the wheelbarrow. the length from the wheel to the end of the handles is 1.6m and the length of the wheel to the center
83. ## Physics

What is the resistance of a 4.00 m length of copper wire having a diameter of 2.00 mm at a temperature of 20 degrees? R= ? L= 4.00 m resistivity= 1.72 * 10^-8 ohm-meters A= ? A= pi*r^2 change 2 mm to .002m, square it and multiply by 3.14 I got .00001256 Is
84. ## marhs

A wheel is free to rotate about its fixed axle. A spring with constant k = 290 N/m is attached to one of its spokes a distance r = 23 cm from the axle, as shown in the figure. (a) Assuming that the wheel is a hoop of mass m = 490 g and radius R = 0.97 m,
85. ## Algebra 2

The angular speed of a larger pulley wheel (radius=15cm) is 50 rev./min. Find the angular speed of the smaller wheel (radius=6cm).
86. ## science

Question: Why are "apparently" small changes in pH so important in Biology? Answer: pH levels are each a 10-fold change so a change by 2 is actually a change by 1000. pH determines certain characteristics in organisms that allow them to live in certain
87. ## Maths

Consider the Ferris wheel above. It has an axle standing 38m off the ground and a radius of 35m. The wheel takes 5 minutes to complete one revolution. The wheel moves in clockwise motion and you are sitting in one of the carriages which are horizontally in
88. ## physics

A ball of mass m is rotated at constant speed v in a vertical circle of radius r as shown below. Find the tension in the cord when the ball is at position A and position B. (Position a is in top of the wheel, position B is on the bottom of the wheel, 180
89. ## math/geometry

4. The wheels on Devon’s bike have r-inch radii. After the front wheel picks up a tack, Devon rolls another d feet and stops. How far above the ground is the tack? Then,(Continuation) How many degrees does the wheel turn for each foot that it rolls?
90. ## Science

By what factor would your weight change if the earth's diameter were doubled and its mass were also doubled? Thanks :)
91. ## math

Given that triangles PQR~STU:triangle #1 sides 8,9,10 triangle #2 3,?,? a) What is the ratio of similitude of PQR~STU triangles? Express answer in fractional form. b) What is the ratio of the perimeter of PQR~STU triangles? Express answer in fractional
92. ## physics

A child loses his balloon, which rises slowly into the sky. a) If the balloon is 21.5 cm in diameter when the child loses it, what is its diameter at an altitude of 1150 m? Assume that the balloon is very flexible and so surface tension can be neglected.
93. ## science

How does the resistance of wire change when (a) its length is increased by 20 % (b) its diameter is increased by 20 %
94. ## math

find what fractional part the first number is of the second 15;30 18;40 12;28 50;60 thank,jessica
95. ## precal

rewrite cosx/secx-1 not in fractional form
96. ## chemistry

can fractional distillation be used to determine purity of a compound?
97. ## Physical geography

what is the fractional scale of oregon? and how do you figure it out. Thanks
98. ## urgent precal

What is cosx/ (secx-1) not in fractional form?