# 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?

21,500 results, page 16-
## the answer for this question i got was wrong:/

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 -
## geometry

Gasoline Containers Mark Russo has two right cylindrical containers for storing gasoline. One has a diameter of 10 in. and a height of 12 in. The other has a diameter of 12 in. and a height of 10 in. a. Which container holds the greater amount of -
## Physics

a track is mounted on a large wheel that is free to turn with negligible friction about a vertical axis. a toy train of mass m is placed on the track and, with the system initially at rest, the electrical power is turned on. the train reaches a steady -
## physics

Suppose that you measured the moment of inertia of the system as I = 5.05 kg-m2. Assume the diameter of the pulley around which you wrap the string is d = 2.5 cm. a) suppose the system is initially spinning at angular speed ωo = 2.05 rad/s. After you -
## Physics

The flywheel of a steam engine runs with a constant angular speed of 321 rev/min (in the counterclockwise direction). When steam is shut off, the friction of the bearings stops the wheel in 1.9 h. (a) What is the constant angular acceleration, in -
## math

1. Find the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle with legs of 9 cm and 12 cm A. 8 cm B. 21 cm C. 15 cm D. 225 cm the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle with legs of 13 cm the length of one leg is 5 cm find the length of the other leg A. -
## Multiple choice Chemistry help?

1. How is precipitate formed? A: Particles collide, diffuse and then react. B: Particles collide, react and then diffuse. C: Particles diffuse, collide and then react. D: Particles diffuse, react and then collide. My answer is C so correct me if it is -
## Physics at University

The spring of the pressure gauge has a force constant of 2000N/m and the piston has a diameter of 3.00 cm .As the gauge is lowered into water, what change in depth causes the piston to move in by 0.55 cm? -
## Astronomy

For this question assume the moon is 110 of its diameter away from the Earth. The largest apparent size of Mercury that we ever see in the sky is 1/150 the apparent diameter of the Moon. The diameter of Mercury is about 4900 km. What is the closest that -
## science

what is the discharged rate of water leaking at a 4 inches diameter pvc pipe with pressure of 35 psi and a leak hole of 5 mm in diameter -
## PHYSICS

A thin rod has a length of 0.339 m and rotates in a circle on a frictionless tabletop. The axis is perpendicular to the length of the rod at one of its ends. The rod has an angular velocity of 0.687 rad/s and a moment of inertia of 1.03 x 10-3 kg·m2. A -
## PHYSICS

A thin rod has a length of 0.339 m and rotates in a circle on a frictionless tabletop. The axis is perpendicular to the length of the rod at one of its ends. The rod has an angular velocity of 0.687 rad/s and a moment of inertia of 1.03 x 10-3 kg·m2. A -
## Math word problem

On Anne's bicycle, the ratio of pedal turns to rear-wheel turns in second gear is 4 to 7. If her rear wheel turns 994 times per mile, how many times does she turn the pedal in one mile? Express your answer as an integer or mixed number. -
## math

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 -
## physics

A cyclist starts from rest and pedals such that the wheels of his bike have a constant angular acceleration. After 18.0 s, the wheels have made 190 rev. What is the angular acceleration of the wheels? What is the angular velocity of the wheels after 18.0 -
## Physics

A cyclist starts from rest and pedals such that the wheels of his bike have a constant angular acceleration. After 20.0 s, the wheels have made 219 rev. What is the angular acceleration of the wheels? What is the angular velocity of the wheels after 20.0 -
## ma1015

On anne's bicycle, the ratio of the pedal turns to rear-wheel turns in second gear is 4 to 7. If her rear wheel turns 875 times per mile, how many times does she turn the pedal in one mile? HINT: setup and solve as a proportion to find x. -
## Physics

A rotating uniform-density disk of radius 0.7 m is mounted in the vertical plane. The axle is held up by supports that are not shown, and the disk is free to rotate on the nearly frictionless axle. The disk has mass 5 kg. A lump of clay with mass 0.3 kg -
## physics

Suppose a record turntable rotates at constant angular velocity. a) Does a point on the rim have radial and/or tangential acceleration? b) If the turntable's angular velocity increases uniformly, does the point have radial and/or tangential acceleration? -
## physics

Suppose a record turntable rotates at constant angular velocity. a) Does a point on the rim have radial and/or tangential acceleration? b) If the turntable's angular velocity increases uniformly, does the point have radial and/or tangential acceleration? -
## Physics

A ball and a thin plate are made from different materials and have the same initial temperature. The ball does not fit through a hole in the plate, because the diameter of the ball is slightly larger than the diameter of the hole. However, the ball will -
## Physics

To reduce its rotational inertia, an engineer proposes drilling three holes in a large wheel of radius R. The holes are to be centered midway between the center and edge of the wheel. What should be their radii (in terms of R) if drilling the holes is to -
## Physics

At t = 0, a wheel rotating about a fixed axis at a constant angular deceleration of 0.37 rad/s2 has an angular velocity of 0.5 rad/s and an angular position of 8.5 rad. What is the angular position of the wheel after 2 s? Answer in units of rad -
## algebra

The horsepower (hp) that a shaft can safety transmit varies jointly with its speed (in revolutions per minute, or rpm) and the cube of the diameter. If a shaft of a certain material 2 in in diameter can transmit 36 hp at 75 rpm, what diameter must the -
## Astronomy

The great galaxy in Andromeda has an angular diameter along its long axis of about 5 degree. Its distance is about 2.2 million light years. What is its linear diameter? -
## Math

Thank you Ms. Sue. Sorry I didn't tell you we're just learning that pi=3 for now. It made everything complicated for you to check if my answers were correct. :P But what is this formula usually used for?Diameter=Circumference/π? Is it used to find the -
## astronomy

The great galaxy in Andromeda has an angular diameter along its long axis of about 5 degree. Its distance is about 2.2 millons light years. What is its linear diameter. -
## physics

how fast does the level of water in a full 2m high, 10cm diameter tank reduces when a 4cm diameter hole is opened at the bottom? -
## astronomy

If we represent the sun as volleyball (diameter =65cm)how far away would be find earth in this model? Note the suns actual diameter is 1.4x10^9 meters. -
## Physical Chemistry

Assuming that the activation energy is about 111kjmol-1, calculate the fractional variation in the rate constant that would result from a temparature of 323.15 K -
## calculus

A cooling tower for a nuclear reactor is to be constructed in the shape of a hyperboloid of one sheet. The diameter at the base is 260 m and the minimum diameter, 500 m above the base, is 200 m. Find an equation for the tower. (Assume the center is at the -
## calculus

A cooling tower for a nuclear reactor is to be constructed in the shape of a hyperboloid of one sheet. The diameter at the base is 260 m and the minimum diameter, 500 m above the base, is 200 m. Find an equation for the tower. (Assume the center is at the -
## physics (super hard)

a carnival ride is designed with seats that carry two people weighing 910.0 N each. the seats itself weights 630 N.each seat is connected to central spindle by one chain and rotates on a radios of 6.07 meters. the ride is designed to rotate fast enough -
## p

A toy train is pushed forward and released at = 3.5 m with a speed of 1.0m/s . It rolls at a steady speed for 1.2s , then one wheel begins to stick. The train comes to a stop 3.4m from the point at which it was released.What is the train's acceleration -
## geometry

A diameter of a circle is perpendicular to a chord whose length is 12 inches. If the length of the shorter segment of the diameter is 4 inches, what is the length of the longer segment of the diameter? -
## geometry

A diameter of a circle is perpendicular to a chord whose length is 12 inches. If the length of the shorter segment of the diameter is 4 inches, what is the length of the longer segment of the diameter? -
## geometry

A diameter of a circle is perpendicular to a chord whose length is 12 inches. If the length of the shorter segment of the diameter is 4 inches, what is the length of the longer segment of the diameter? -
## math

A diameter of a circle is perpendicular to a chord whose length is 12 inches. If the length of the shorter segment of the diameter is 4 inches, what is the length of the longer segment of the diameter? -
## Thermodynamics

5 pounds of an ideal gas with R=38.7 and K=1.668 have 300Btu of heat added during a reversible constant pressure change of state, initial temperature=80°F. Determine: a.)the final temperature b.)change of internal energy change of enthalpy change of -
## A.P. Economics

1. Marginal is the change in one variable due to a unit change in another. For example, the change in the X value from 2 to 3 is 1 or a "unit change", which leads to an increase in Y from 12 to 21 or a "marginal increase" in the Y value of 9. The symbol -
## Math - Please check!

1. Find the circumference of a circle with a diameter of 11 cm to the nearest hundredth. Measurement formula C = pi x diameter a. 34.54 cm *** b. 17.27 cm c. 5.5 cm d. 33 cm 2. Which of the following is an irrational number? a. square root 144 b. 0.25 c. -
## Math - Trig

A hamster enters a wheel at the lowest point and begins to run . The height of point R (in the diagram below) above the ground is given by the function ℎ(𝑡) = −17.5 cos ( 2pi/3 𝑡) + 19, where ℎ is height in centimeters and -
## math

The diameter of the Earth is approximately 7920 miles. Given that the circumference of a circle is _ times its diameter, which statemnt best describles the length of a trip from Washington to Madagascar that is approximately 8600 miles long? Your question -
## maths-mensuration

The boy having a gold coin of diameter 2cm and thickess 2mm to a goldsmith for melting and drawing into a wire of diameter 1mm . the gold smith gave back a wire of gold of length 76cm with diameter 1mm. if the wastage allowed in melting could be a maximum -
## physics and bicycles

I have aq uick question about bicycles relating to physics. I hope you can understand this! First (technical question) why don't bikes move backward when you pedal backward? On to the physics. A string is tied to a bike enabling one to pull the pedal from -
## Math

Examine the diagram. A piston rod, PQ, is connected to a wheel at P and to a piston at Q. As P moves around the wheel in a counterclockwise direction, Q slides back and forth. there's a unit circle. origin to intersection at (1,0) is point P. Extending -
## college physics

how fast does the level of water in a full 2m high, 10cm diameter tank reduces when a 4cm diameter hole is opened at the bottom? -
## Statics

A log of diameter D is available to be used as a beam carrying a uniformly distributed load of 400#/ft over a length of 32 feet. Determine the required diameter D necessary if Fb=1,200psi and Fv=100psi. -
## 5th grade math

The diameter of a penny is 3/4 in. How many pennies are needed to form a row 12in. long? Also to find the circumference of a circle do you use the radius or diameter x 3.14? -
## physics

A toy train is pushed forward and released at = 3.5 with a speed of 1.0 . It rolls at a steady speed for 1.2 , then one wheel begins to stick. The train comes to a stop 3.4 from the point at which it was released.What is the train's acceleration after its -
## chemistry

A drop of oil (volume 0.05cm3) is released from a medicine dropper on to the calm surface of a pond where it spreads out to cover an area of "40m2". Assume that the oil film has a uniform thickness equal to the diameter of a oil molecule. Calculate the -
## Geometry

What is the thickness of the pipe, whose diameter is 4 cm and inner diameter is 3.2 cm? -
## Science

Which of the following materials will burn the fastest in open air? A. a log, two feet in diameter B. two logs, each one foot in diameter C. a pile of small splinters made from a two-foot diameter log D. Both logs and the splinters will burn at the same -
## Science

Which of the following materials will burn the fastest in open air? A. a log, two feet in diameter B. two logs, each one foot in diameter C. a pile of small splinters made from a two-foot diameter log D. Both logs and the splinters will burn at the same -
## Calculus need help badllyyy!

Use the expressions for left and right sums and the table below. right-hand sum = summation (n above and i =1 on the bottom) f(ti) * change in t = f(t1) * change in t + f(t2) * change in t + .... + f (tn) * change in t left-hand sum = summation (n above -
## physics

A 148 kg student sits on a chair which is solely supported by a solid 0.97 meter-long steel rod 0.68 cm in diameter. What is the change in length of the rod produced by the student's weight? Delta l = -
## Physics

The spring of the pressure gauge shown in the figure below has a force constant of 1 100 N/m, and the piston has a diameter of 1.00 cm. As the gauge is lowered into water in a lake, what change in depth causes the piston to move in by 0.550 cm? -
## Math

Could someone help me with these questions, I don't know question c) and d) Consider the function f(x) = (0.1x-1)(x+2)^2. a) Determine the function's average rate of change on -2<x<6. Answer; Avg rate of change is -3.2 b) Estimate the instantaneous -
## bio

The change in GIBBS free energy= (total energy change)-(volume change energy) -(entropy change)(temperature)=change in "useful" energy. This is not hw but I need to know what the volume change energy is? thanks -
## Physics 1 (Calc Based)

At t = 0, a wheel rotating about a fixed axis at a constant angular acceleration of –0.40 rad/s^2 has an angular velocity of 1.5 rad/s and an angular position of 2.3 rad. What is the angular position of the wheel at t = 2.0 s? Ans: Theta final=4.5 rad -
## Math

The ratio of pedal turns to rear-wheel turns in first gear is 7 to 11. How many times in first gear dose the rear-wheel turn if pedals turn 140 times -
## Stats

The Ledd Pipe Company has received a large shipment of pipes, and a quality control inspector wishes to estimate the average diameter of these pipes. A random sample of 18 pipes produces an average diameter of 2.56 mm with a standard deviation of 0.05 mm. -
## mechnical

1. 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. 2.If -
## Math~Reinyyy

Could someone help me with these questions, I don't know question c) and d) Consider the function f(x) = (0.1x-1)(x+2)^2. a) Determine the function's average rate of change on -2<x<6. Answer; Avg rate of change is -3.2 b) Estimate the instantaneous -
## Physics

A roulette wheel with a 1.0m radius reaches a maximum angular speed of 18 rad/s before it stops 35 revolutions ( 220 rad ) after attaining the maximum speed. How long did it take the wheel to stop? Unless you mean the 35 revs occur after max speed, it -
## stats

Particles are a major component of air pollution in many areas. It is of interest to study the sizes of contaminating particles. Let X represent the diameter, in micrometers, of a randomly chosen particle. Assume that in a certain area, the probability -
## maths

To fill a swimming pool two pipes are to be used.If the pipe of larger diameter I'd used for 4 hours and the pipe of smaller diameter for 9 hours only half the pool can be filled .Find ,how long it would take for each pipe to fill the tank separately, if -
## Physics

An airliner lands with a speed of 48.5 m/s. Each wheel of the plane has a radius of 1.25 m and a moment of inertia of 110 kg · m2. At touchdown, the wheels begin to spin under the action of friction. Each wheel supports a weight of 1.40 ✕ 104 N, -
## Science

The earth is in constant motion. It rotates and revolves. Which of the following is NOT TRUE of the Earth's motion? 2 points A Due to the revolution of the Earth, we experience seasons. B The Earth rotates on its axis once every 24 hours. This causes day -
## Physics

A hydraulic lift in the shape of the letter U, two pistons are formed, one with a larger diameter and other with a smaller. If the diameter of the smaller piston is 4.0 cm and the diameter of the larger piston is 40.0 cm, what weight can the larger piston -
## math

A motor pulley 8 inches in diameter and runs at 450 revolutions per minute.Find the diameter of the fan if the RPM's is 1,400? Round to the nearest hundredth. -
## physics

A pulley with diameter D = 27in weighs 80 lb. It is mounted on a diameter d = 2-in axle. A weight of 1000 lb is to be lifted. If the coefficient of friction f = 0.1, what vertical pull force P will be needed? -
## physics

The average car today has a mass of 1100 kg, and when accelerating from rest, covers 0.25 miles in 15 seconds. Each rim and tire together has a diameter of 46 cm and a mass of 9.1kg. If we agree the rim and tire have the shape of a solid disk that rotates -
## physics

The average car today has a mass of 1100 kg, and when accelerating from rest, covers 0.25 miles in 15 seconds. Each rim and tire together has a diameter of 46 cm and a mass of 9.1kg. If we agree the rim and tire have the shape of a solid disk that rotates -
## Torque and shear stress

A solid shaft of 65mm outside diameter and a hollow shaft of 85mm outside diameter are connected by 6 bolts with the mean pitch of thread being 155mm. The shear stress due to the torque on the shafts is equal to the shear stress on the bolts. a) Find the -
## physics

A beam of electrons with momentum p=10^-23 kg m/s passed through a narrow slit of width d=10^-5 m. What is the uncertainty component of the momentum in the x-direction due to the uncertainty principle (approximately)? a. change in p greater or equal to -
## Math/Biology

8c) The scanning objective lens (4x) of a microscope has a diameter of field of 6.0 mm and a total magnification of 40x. The high power objective lens has a total magnification of 400x. Estimate the diameter of field of view of the high-power objective -
## Science

A cord of negligible mass is wound around the rim of a flywheel of mass 20 kg and radius 20 cm. Steady pull of 25 N is applied in tue cord. The flywheel is mounted on a horizontal axis with frictionless bearings. Compute the angular acceleration of the -
## Math help quickly

Use the expressions for left and right sums and the table below. right-hand sum = summation (n above and i =1 on the bottom) f(ti) * change in t = f(t1) * change in t + f(t2) * change in t + .... + f (tn) * change in t left-hand sum = summation (n above -
## physics

The diameters of Earth and the Sun are approximately 1.3 107 m and 1.4 109 m respectively, and the average Sun-Earth distance is 1.5 1011 m. Consider a scale model of the solar system, where Earth is represented by a peppercorn 2.3 mm in diameter. -
## college algebra

The electrical resistance of a wire of a given material varies as its length and inversely as the square of the diameter. if a wire 300 feet long and 0.05 inches in diameter has a resistance of 30 ohms, (a) find the resistance of a wire which is 1000 feet -
## Science

The earth is in constant motion. It rotates and revolves. Which of the following is NOT TRUE of the Earth's motion? A Due to the revolution of the Earth, we experience seasons. B The Earth rotates on its axis once every 24 hours. This causes day and night. -
## phy

1. 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. 2.If -
## Math

What change you should be made in this sentence:Her parents thought she might need help copeing with her loss of her arm, but Bethany proved them wrong. F. Change parents to parent's G. Change copeing to coping H. Delete the comma J. Change them to her -
## Engineering

Can anyone tell me the formula and what the symbols mean for the following problems? 1. You have a 1/2 inch internal diameter hose at your home and water moves through it at 2.5 feet/sec when the faucet is fully turned on. If you leave the water running -
## econ/calc

I was trying to derive for A from the function: profit=PQ(P,A)-C(Q(A))-A these are my steps profit=Pdq/da-Cqdq/da-1 dprofit/dA=P(dq/da)-MC(dq/da)-1=0 (p-MC)change in q/change in A=1 p-mc/p[A/Q *change in q/change in A]=A A=TR Ea/Ed ----------- this is what -
## calc.microecon

I was trying to derive for A from the function: profit=PQ(P,A)-C(Q(A))-A these are my steps profit=Pdq/da-Cqdq/da-1 dprofit/dA=P(dq/da)-MC(dq/da)-1=0 (p-MC)change in q/change in A=1 p-mc/p[A/Q *change in q/change in A]=A A=TR Ea/Ed ----------- this is what -
## Math

Ms.Jackson decided to do a little shopping after school. She stopped at target to buy two new cake pans. One had a 4in diameter and the other had a 8in diameter. How much greater is the area of the larger pan? -
## Word Problem

Use a proportion to solve the problem. On Anne's bicycle, the ratio of pedal turns to rear-wheel turns in second gear is 4 to 7. If her rear wheel turns 994 times per mile, how many times does she turn the pedal in one mile? Express your answer as an -
## Fraction

How can one refine children's concept of partitioning to produce a concept of Fractional parts? -
## chemistry

why is it possible to use fractional distillation to separate hydrocarbons in petroleum? Is it because the temperature is high enough to separate them? -
## math

if you had a fraction strip folded into tenths what fractional lengths could you measure with the strip? -
## math

What is the product of all valid solutions of the fractional equation x/(45-5x)=1/[5(x-1)] I am guessing the answer is -9 because the two solutions would be -3 and 3 but Im not sure. -
## math

two fifth graders out of forty fifth graders went to see a dinosaur exhibit what fractional part of the group is that? -
## organic chem

in simple distillation or fractional distillation do the changes in temperature occur more gradually? and why? -
## math

If you had a fraction strip folded into tenths what fractional lengths could yu measure with the strip? -
## math

If you had a fraction strip folded into 10ths what fractional lengths could you measure with the strip -
## organic chem.

What is a factional distillation and how would you figure out how many fractional distillation would C4H8CL2 isomers have. -
## Math

If you had a fraction strip folded into twelfths, what fractional lengths could you measure with the strip? -
## Math: Rational Exponents

simplify completely. give your answer without fractional exponents. (8(s^-3)*(t^5))^(3/5)/(2(s^7)*(t^-2))^(3/5))