# 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. ## Trig

Two pullies are connected by a belt, Pulley A has a radius of 3 cm and pulley B has a radius of 6cm. As Pulley A rotates, a drop of paint on the circumference of pulley B rotates around the axle of Pulley B. Initially the paint drop is 7 cm above the
2. ## Physics

Two identical dragsters, starting from rest, accelerate side by side along a straight track. The wheels have identical angular acceleration. The wheels on one of the cars roll without slipping, while the wheels on the other slip during part of the time.
3. ## math

rowel designing a mag wheel like, the shown below .he decided to put 6 spokes which divide the rim into 6 equal parts what is the degree measure of each arc along the rim ? how about each angle formed by spokes at the hud ? you design a wheel how many
4. ## statistics

The game of roulette uses a wheel containing 38 pockets. Thirty-six pockets are numbered 1, 2, 3, ..., 35, 36, and the remaining two are marked 0 and 00. The wheel is spun, and a pocket is identified as the "winner." Assume that the observance of any one
5. ## statistics

The game of roulette uses a wheel containing 38 pockets. Thirty-six pockets are numbered 1,2.....,36, and the remaining two are marked 0 and 00. The wheel is spun, and a pocket is identified as the "winner." Assume that the observance of any one pocket is
6. ## spheres

Find the Volume of a hemisphere with a diameter of 17 cm. Use pi = 3.14 and round to the nearest hundredth. can some one show me what i'mdoing wrong? this is what i got: 4/3*3.15*17^3 you forgot to split the diameter in half to get the radius. You used the
7. ## math

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 40 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always the same. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 22
8. ## Math: Elementary

How can children's concepts of partitioning need to be refined to produce a concept of fractional parts?
9. ## MATH

Use a fractional exponent to write the expression the fourth root of 81 raised to the ninth power
10. ## MAth

explain how children's concepts of partitioning need to be refined to produce a concept of fractional parts
11. ## Pre-Algebra

A basketball team won 14 out of 20 games. What fractional part of the game did they win?
12. ## Math -rational exponents

root(3,12m^2) Trying to figure out how to rewrite as an expression with a fractional exponent.Thank you for your help
13. ## High School Algebra 1

how do you turn 16 - 1 - 2 - 5 into a fractional form? and write the answer as a reduced fraction;
14. ## math

FIND THE SLOPE AND THE Y-INTERCEPT OF THE LINE. WRITE FRACTIONAL ANSWER IN LOWEST TERMS. 4y + 4x + 7= 16+4x
15. ## algebra

Can someone show me how to use fractional exponents to solve 5^(1/4)*5^(2/3) and then convert to radicals and simplify to the lowest terms?
16. ## Physics

Note: The left-hand mass is equal to the sum of the other two masses. A massless pulley is attached to the ceiling,in a uniform gravitational field, and rotates with no friction about its pivot. Another massless pulley is attached to the end of the cord on
17. ## Math

A length of metal pipe has a circumference of 2.5 inches. the pipe is 1/16 inches thick. a gas fitter needs to know the inside diameter of the pipe to calculate the gas pressure. What is the total diameter of pipe including metal? how much of the diameter

A 3.00-kHz tone is being produced by a speaker with a diameter of 0.185 m. The air temperature changes from 0 to 29° C. Assuming air to be an ideal gas, find the change in the diffraction angle θ.
19. ## Physics - 2

A single bead can slide with negligible friction on a wire that is bent into a circular loop of radius 15.0 cm, as in Figure P6.68. The circle is always in a vertical plane and rotates steadily about its vertical diameter with (a) a period of 0.450 s. The

A person is riding a bicycle, and its wheels have an angular velocity of 26.0 rad/s. Then, the brakes are applied and the bike is brought to a uniform stop. During braking, the angular displacement of each wheel is 17.6 revolutions. (a) How much time does
21. ## physics

Object I is a solid cylinder with diameter d has resistance R. What would be resistance of another object made of the same material and with the same mass as Object I but has the cross section shown below (it is a hollow cylinder with outer diameter 2d and
22. ## physics

Object I is a solid cylinder with diameter d has resistance R. What would be resistance of another object made of the same material and with the same mass as Object I but has the cross section shown below (it is a hollow cylinder with outer diameter 2d and
23. ## Physics

A person is riding a bicycle, the wheels of a bicycle have an angular velocity of +18.5 rad/s. Then, the brakes are applied. In coming to rest, each wheel makes an angular displacement of +14.5 revolutions. (a) How much time does it take for the bike to
24. ## Physics

The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 112 rev/ min . When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings and the air brings the wheel to rest in 2.2 h. What is the magnitude of the constant angular acceleration of the wheel
25. ## Physics

A child rides on a Ferris Wheel at the State Fair. The seat always faces to the right. There are three forces that act on the child,the child’s weight, W, the normal force of the seat,N, and the force of friction between the child and the seat, f. At
26. ## physics

A bicycle is turned upside down while its owner repairs a flat tire. A friend spins the other wheel, of radius 0.363 m, and observes that drops of water fly off tangentially. She measures the height reached by drops moving vertically (Fig. P10.63). A drop
27. ## Physics

a circular disc rotates on a thin air film with a period of 0.3s. its moment of inertia about its axis of rotation is 0.06kgm^2. a small mass is dropped onto th disc and rotates with it . the moment of inertia of the mass about the axis of rotation is
28. ## physics

a circular disc rotates on a thin air film with a period of 0.3s. its moment of inertia about its axis of rotation is 0.06kgm^2. a small mass is dropped onto th disc and rotates with it . the moment of inertia of the mass about the axis of rotation is
29. ## Orgo lab 1

how to determine composition of methanol-water from fractional distillation graph of temp/volume?
30. ## chemistry

isomers of c5h12 an be separated by fractional distillation. With suitable reason, state the oder in which they will distil.
31. ## diameter

The famous rotunda of the Capital Bldg has a floor that is 96 feet in diameter. A marble restoration company charges \$40 per sq. yard for its services. How much would it cost to restore the entire floor in the rotunda? My answer 96 feet in diameter
32. ## American Democracy

Dramatic change in public opinion on basic issues in uncommon and is almost always a consequence of A> a change in the policy position of the president B> an extraordinary change in national conditions C> popular satisfaction with a government
33. ## Math

Hello, I'm not sure how to do this question. Question A wheel with radius 5 cm is being pushed up a ramp at a rate of 4 cm per second. The ramp is 620 cm long, and 180 cm tall at the end. A point P is marked on the circle as shown How far does the wheel
34. ## trigonometry

A wheel with a 20-inch radius is marked at two points on the rim. The distance between the marks along the wheel is found to be 3 inches. What is the angle (to the nearest tenth of a degree) between the radii to the two marks? someone helped me on this
35. ## Physics

Which of the following events does not involve a change in angular momentum? 1. A spinning ice skater drawing in her arms to increase her rotational speed. 2. A child walking along the perimeter of a merry-go-round as it rotates. 3. A child walking towards
36. ## physics

Leon’s bicycle wheels have a circumference of 2 m. What is his linear speed when the wheels rotate at 1 revolution per second? Show all work leading to your answer. The wheel doesn't slip on the ground so the ground goes by at the same rate that a point
37. ## physics

A hydrogen atom has a diameter of about 10.1 nm. Express this diameter in meters, millimeters, and micrometers.
38. ## math

please explain in deatail- a tube has a outside diameter of 2" and wall thickness of 3/16". what is the inside diameter?
39. ## math

a pipe is 2" outside diameter and it as 3/16" walls. What isthe inside diameter. could you explain in detail . Thanks
40. ## Parts of Speech

I had a list of 50 words to change the parts of speech of. I got most of them but I can't seem to find these anywhere. Conjure - change to a noun and adj. pernicious - change to a noun and verb diffident - change to a noun and verb lament - change to an
41. ## Physics

Ho can I calculate the volume of a CD that is 0.75 mm thick has outer diameter of 128 mm and inner diameter of 15 mm.
42. ## geometry

Name the diameter, radius, center, and the equation of the circle with a diameter that has endpoints at (-3, 4) and (5, -2).

This deals with a cam follower. The slotted bar rotates with constant angular velocity, theta=12 rad/s. The follower 'A' follows the circular cam as the bar rotates. The arm is pinned at a distance h=0.2m to the left of the cam's center. The radius of the
44. ## dynamics

This deals with a cam follower. The slotted bar rotates with constant angular velocity, theta=12 rad/s. The follower 'A' follows the circular cam as the bar rotates. The arm is pinned at a distance h=0.2m to the left of the cam's center. The radius of the
45. ## sector and diameter

Find the area of a sectorwith a central angle 0f 190degree and a diameter of 5.1cm. Can someone please help?
46. ## algebra

Diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed with a mean f 0.8 with a standard deviation of 0.01. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.83?
47. ## Math

A ring has an outsdie diameter of 3.85cm and an inside diameter of 2.63cm.Calculate its area?
48. ## Science

Give two advantages that a telescope lens or mirror of large diameter has over one of small diameter
49. ## physics

A human hair is approximately 55 µm in diameter. Express this diameter in meters. Answer in units of m

What is the area of the circle if the diameter is 6 m? A: 9m B: 18 m C: 27 m D: 108 m I think the answer is B because if times the diameter by 3 then you get 18.
51. ## trig

A computerized spin balance machine rotates a 35-inch-diameter tire at 400 revolutions per minute. (a) Find the road speed (in miles per hour) at which the tire is being balanced. (Round your answer to two decimal places.) (b) At what rate should the spin
52. ## physics

The drawing shows a hydraulic system used with disc brakes. The force vector F is applied perpendicularly to the brake pedal. The pedal rotates about the axis shown in the drawing and causes a force to be applied perpendicularly to the input piston (radius
53. ## Physics

A hypothesis says the upper limit in frequency a human ear can hear can be determined by the diameter of the eardrum, which should have approximately the same diameter as the wavelength at the upper limit. Using the hypothesis what would be the radius of
54. ## Math

The electrical resistance of a wire waves directly as its length & inversely as the square of its diameter if a wire 30m long and 0.75mm in diameter has a resistance of 25ohms , find the length of a wire of the same material whose resistance is 30ohms
55. ## math

2/3x+5/3x=14 7\6x=14 then multiply a4 my 6\7 what is the circumferenceof a satellite dish which has a diameter of 21m you do 2 times pie and radius since you have the diameter then its 21 times pie . for futher info if your trying to find the area then you
56. ## physics

Women and overweight people often experience backpain. Let us explore the reason for this. Assume the women has a weight of 60.0 daN before pregnancy. Suppose she gains 10.0 daN during pregnancy, due to weight of the fetus, placenta, amniotic fluid, etc.
57. ## physics

A 20 kg slender rod pivoted at its center has a length of 6 m. A motor applied a torque of 2400 Nm on the rod to turn it from rest. a) Find the the average power by the motor when the rod rotates an angle of 500 radians. b) Find the instantaneous power of
58. ## math

a hollow shaft has a cross sectional area of 8.68 cm square if its inside diameter is 0.75 cm, calculate its outside diameter.
59. ## Math

A hollow shaft has a cross sectional area of 8.68 cm^2.If its inside diameter is 0.75cm, calculate its outside diameter.
60. ## Chemistry Conversions

How would you do this problem using fraction bars? The average diameter of a coronary artery is .43 cm. What is the diameter in nanometers?
61. ## MATH

Find the area of a circle with the given radius or diameter. Round your answer to the nearest tenth. Diameter = 42.0 mm
62. ## Math

If the diameter of a tree trunk is growing 1/4 inch each year, how many years will it take for the diameter to grow 8 inches?
63. ## physics

A hole in an aluminum plate has a diameter of 1.465 cm at 22.80° C. (a) What is the diameter of the hole at 199.0° C (to four significant digits)? (b) At what temperature is the diameter of the hole equal to 1.463 cm (to three significant digits)?
64. ## Math

The circumference of a circle varies directly from its diameter. If the circumference of the circle having a diameter of 7cm is 7 cm, what is the circumferences of the circle whose diameter is 10cm? 18cm? 20cm? a. Write a mathematical statement that relate
65. ## math

The circumference of a circle varies directly from its diameter. If the circumference of the circle having a diameter of 7cm is 7 cm, what is the circumferences of the circle whose diameter is 10cm? 18cm? 20cm? a. Write a mathematical statement that relate
66. ## geometry

If the endpoints of the diameter of a circle are (3, 1) and (6, 5), find the length of the diameter.
67. ## Physics

A hydrogen atom has a diameter of about 10.1 nm. Express this diameter in meters.
68. ## math

write in words and in expanded form in two ways fractional and exponential 1.) 3.5968 2.)325.19217 3.)47.813
69. ## sign language

how do you change a statement in american sign language For example: 1) change the orders of sign 2) change the palm orientation of the signs 3) change your facial expression 4) change the handshapes

The gun, mount, and train car of a railway had a total mass of 1.22 x 10^6 kg. The gun fired a projectile that was 80 cm in diameter and weighed 7502 kg. In the firing, the gun has been elevated 20 degrees above the horizontal. If the railway gun at rest
71. ## geometry- need help

Claim: the lateral (side ) surface of any area of any cylinder can is larger than the circlar surface area of its bottom. Which of the following is an example showing that the claim is false? a. a can with the diameter of 5 inches and height of 10 inches
72. ## math

A hollow steel tube, 4 m long, has walls 5 mm thick and is open at each end. if the outer diameter is 41 cm, what's the inner diameter?
73. ## Physics

To what voltages must we accelerate electrons (as in an electron microscope, for example) if we wish to resolve; a) a virus of diameter 12 nm , b) an atom of 0.12 nm, c) a proton of diameter 1.2 fm?
74. ## diameter/kg

What is the mass of water required to fill a circular hot tub 3.4 m in diameter and 1.4 m deep? Answer in units of kg.
75. ## math

what is the rule for using diameter to find circumference? If the diameter is 2* the length of the radius then d/2 then C=2pie+r. CATCH YOU ON THE FLIP SIDE
76. ## Math

One tire has a diameter of 7 in and another has a diameter of 12 in. What is the difference in the distance the tires make in two revolutions? I don't get the question could you explain?
77. ## physics

piston 1 has a diameter of 0.25 in; pistol 2 has a diameter of 1.5 in. In the absence of friction, determine the force necessary to support the 500 lb weight.
78. ## math

find the volume of the cup. the diameter of the top is 3inches. the diameter of the base is 2inches. the height is 4inches.
79. ## Math

10. Bicycle speedometers are programmed based on the number of revolutions the wheel turns per second. A bike wheel spins 480 times in 1 minute. What is the rate per second? a. 1 revolution per second b. 8 revolutions per second c. 60 revolutions per
80. ## Physics

Michelson used a rotating eight sided mirrored "wheel" to determine speed of light. In this case the mirror is rotated at a certain frequency which allows light to travel from the source, reflect off the mirrored wheel and into the observers eyes. What is
81. ## physics

speed of the car is 47.52 km/hr. a lorry wheel is rotating at 400 RPM. what is the radius (in cm) of a lorry wheel if the lorry has a same speed with the car?
82. ## physics

What change in temperature occurs in order to increase the volume of 16 L of ethyl alcohol to 17 L? a)56.8*C b)1450*C c)53.5*C d) 90*C I can't seem to get one of the answers. I used the equation (change in volume)=beta(initial volume)(change of time). 1
83. ## physics

A 5.0 kg \rm kg, 52-cm \rm cm-diameter cylinder rotates on an axle passing through one edge. The axle is parallel to the floor. The cylinder is held with the center of mass at the same height as the axle, then released. a)What is the magnitude of the
84. ## Math

the height, in metres, of a nail in a water wheel above the surface of the water , as a function of time, can be modelled by the function h(t) = -4sin pie/4 (t-1)+2.5, where t is the time in seconds. During what periods of time is the nail below the water
85. ## algebra

the diameter of a small pizza is 16cm. this is 2 cm more than two fifths of the diameter of a large pizza. find the diameter of the large pizza?
86. ## PHYSICS 102E

a brass ring of diameter 10.00cm at 20.0 degrees Celsius is heated and slipped over an aluminum rod of diameter 10.01cm at 20.0 degrees Celsius. Assuming the average coefficients of linear expansion are constant, (a) to what temperature must this
87. ## Geometry

Which is greater, the total volume of three spheres, each of which has a diameter 5 in., the volume of one sphere that has a diameter 8 in., or the volume of a hemisphere with a diameter of 10 in.? a) The volume of three spheres, each with a diameter of 5

Multiple-Concept Example 10 provides one model for solving this type of problem. Two wheels have the same mass and radius of 5.0 kg and 0.47 m, respectively. One has (a) the shape of a hoop and the other (b) the shape of a solid disk. The wheels start from
89. ## physics

A brass ring of diameter 10.00 cm at 19.9°C is heated and slipped over an aluminum rod of diameter 10.01 cm at 19.9°C. Assume the average coefficients of linear expansion are constant. (a) To what temperature must the combination be cooled to separate
90. ## Physics

Flywheels are large, massive wheels used to store energy. They can be spun up slowly, then the wheel's energy can be released quickly to accomplish a task that demands high power. An industrial flywheel has a 1.7 m diameter and a mass of 270 kg . Its
91. ## MATH HELP MS SUE OR SOMEONE

Is the following statement true or false? Justify your answer using what you know about diameters and chords. Every diameter of a circle is a chord. True. Every diameter of a circle is a chord. This is true because every diameter passes through the center
92. ## Maths

How do you figure out the diameter of the base of a truncated cone with the measurement of the leaning side and the diameter of the top circle face?
93. ## math

A pipe is 2" outside diameter and it has 3/16" walls .What is the inside diameter,?
94. ## geometry

In cicrcle O, a diameter has endpoints (-5,4) and (3,-6). What is the length of the diameter?
95. ## math

Wheel X with radius 5 makes 5 revolutions along a road, and wheel Y with radius 6 makes 4 revolutions along the same road. What is the difference in the distances traveled by the 2 wheels?
96. ## Scientific Notation

The point on a pin has a diameter of about 1 * 10^-4 meters. If an atom has a diameter of 2 * 10^-9 meters, about how many atoms could fit across the diameter of the point of a pin?
97. ## physics

Consider an old-fashion bicycle with a small wheel of radius 0.15 m and a large wheel of radius 0.8 m. Suppose the rider starts at rest, accelerates with a constant acceleration for 2 minutes to a velocity of magnitude 12 m/s. He maintains this velocity
98. ## Statistics/Probability

A component is rejected if its has a diameter less than 70mm, reworked if the diameter is between 70 and 73.5mm or more than 78.5mm. The diameter of a component is normally distributed with a mean 76mm and standard deviation 2.5mm. In a batch of 400
99. ## Pre-Calculus

How many parameters in a quadratic function in a vertex form change when you change the location of the vertex? ( P and Q change? The value of the coefficient( a ) may also change?)