A bullet with mass m = 5.21 g is moving horizontally with a speed v=367 m/s when it strikes a block of hardened steel with mass M = 14.8 kg(initially at rest). The bullet bounces o the block in a
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if it takes 726 watts of power to move a mass 36 meters in 14 seeconds, what is the mass? i really need like, step by step help please? asap. thanks, michelle . physics  bobpursley, Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 4:06pm power= work/time=

Physics
A 2.50g bullet, traveling at a speed of 425m/s, strikes the wooden block of a ballistic pendulum. The block has a mass of 270g (a) find the speed of the bullet/block combination immediately after the collision (b) how high does the combination rise above

physics
The speed of a moving bullet can be determined by allowing the bullet to pass through two rotating paper disks mounted a distance d apart on the same axle (Fig. below). From the angular displacement of the two bullet holes in the disks and the rotational

physics
a bullet of mass 120g is fired horizontally into a fixed wooden block with a speed of 20 m/s. If the bullet is brought to rest in the block in 0.1s by a constant resistance, calculate the 1) magnitude of the 2) Distance moved by the bullet in the wood.?

Physics
A 3.5 g bullet is fired horizontally at 2 blocks resting on a smooth tabletop. The bullet passes trough the 1st block, with mass 1.2 kg and embed itself in the second with mass 1.8 kg. Speeds of 0.63 m/s and 1.4 m/s, respectively are there by imparted on

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a 100g bullet is fired horizontally into a 14.9kg block of wood resting on a horizontal surface and the bullet becomes embedded in the block. if the muzzle velocity of the bullet is 250 m/s , what is the speed of the bullet immedatly after the impact

Physics
A 15g bullet is fired horizontally into a 3.000kg block of wood suspended by a long cord. The bullet sticks in the block. Compute the speed of the bullet if the impact causes the block to swing 10 cm above its initial level. Initial Velocity of

physics
A ballistics pendulum is a device used to measure the speed of a fast moving projectile such as a bullet. A bullet of mass 5g is fired into a large block of wood of mass 1.5kg suspended from some light wires. The bullet is stopped by the block and the

Physics Conservation of Momentum
1) A 1 kg mass moving at 1 m/s has a totally inelastic collision with a 0.7 kg mass. What is the speed of the resulting combined mass after the collision? 2) A cart of mass 1 kg moving at a speed of 0.5 m/s collides elastically with a cart of mass kg at

Physics
A bullet of mass .03 kg moving with a speed of 400m/s penetrates 12cm into a fixed block of wood calculate the average force exerted by the wood on the bullet.

Physics
A bullet of mass 10g travelling horizontally at a speed of 100m/s embeds itself in a block of wood of mass 990g suspended by strings so that it can swing freely find: a.the vertical height through which the block rises. B.how much of the bullet energy

Physics
if it takes 726 watts of power to move a mass 36 meters in 14 seeconds, what is the mass? i really need like, step by step help please? asap. thanks, michelle . physics  bobpursley, Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 4:06pm power= work/time=

physics
In an experiment to measure the speed of a bullet, the bullet is red into a piece of plasticine suspended from a rigid support by a light thread. (there is a pendulum and two balls, ball one is completely vertical and the bullet hits this ball,and somehow

physics
A bullet of mass 12 g is fired horizontally into a fixed wooden block with a speed of 20m/s. The bullet is brought to rest in the block in 0.1 seconds by a costant resistance. Calculate the (i) magnitude of the resistance (ii) distance moved by the bullet

physics
A man standing on very slick ice fires a rifle horizontally. The mass of the man together with the rifle is 70 kg , and the mass of the bullet is 10 g If the bullet leaves the muzzle at a speed of 500 m/s, what is the final speed of the man?

physics
Calculate the magnitude of the linear momentum for the following cases. (a) a proton with mass 1.67 1027 kg, moving with a speed of 4.00 106 m/s (b) a 16.5 g bullet moving with a speed of 270 m/s (c) a 70.5 kg sprinter running with a speed of 12.5 m/s (d)

Physics Projectile Motion
A rifle is aimed horizontally at a target 50m away. The bullet hits the target 2.0cm below the aim point. A. What was the bullet's fight time? B. What was the bullet's speed as it left the barrel?

physics
A ballistic pendulum, as shown in the figure, was a device used in the past century to measure the speed of bullets. The pendulum consists of a large block of wood suspended from long wires. Initially, the pendulum is at rest. The bullet strikes the block

Physics
As shown in the figure below, a bullet is fired at and passes a piece of target paper suspended by a massless string. The bullet has a mass of m, a speed v before the collision with the target, and a speed (0.466)v after passing through the target. The

science
A bullet having a mass of 10g and moving with a speed of 1.5m/s penetrates a thick wooden plank of mass 90g. The plank was initially at rest. The bullet gets embedded in the plank and both moves together. Determine their velocity

Physics
You have been asked to design a "ballistic spring system" to measure the speed of bullets. A bullet of mass m is fired into a block of mass M. The block, with the embedded bullet, then slides across a frictionless table and collides with a horizontal

Physics
A 4.00g bullet is moving horizontally with a velocity vector v = 348 m/s, where the sign + indicates that it is moving to the right (see part a of the drawing). The bullet is approaching two blocks resting on a horizontal frictionless surface. Air

Science
A simple pendulum of length 1m has a wooden bob of mass 1kg.it is strike by a bullet of mass 10^20 kg moving with a speed of 2×10^2m/s.The bullet gets embedded into the bob. Obtain the height to which the bob rest before swing back.

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a bullet of mass 20 grams is fired horizontally into suspended stationally Worden block of mass 380 grams with velocity of 200 m/s.what is the common velocity of bullet and block if the bullet embedded into the block,if the block and bullet experience a

Physics Elena please help!
A 20.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 85 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring having spring constant 156 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. The bullet block system

physics
A 10 gbullet moving horizontally at 375 m/s penetrates a 3 kg wood block resting on a frictionless horizontal surface. If the bullet slows down to 300 m/s after emerging from the block, what is the speed of the block immediately after the bullet emerges

Physics
Hi I see another student actually posted this question... but got no answer... is someone able to look at it? see below  a bullet is fired at and passes a piece of target paper suspended by a massless string. The bullet has a mass of m, a speed v before

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a bullet with a mass of 6.00 g is fired through a 1.25 kg block of wood on a frictionless surface. the initial speed of the bullet is 896 m/s, and the speed of the bullet after it exits the block is 435 m/s. at what speed does the block move after the

Physics B
Part 1 Calculate the magnitude of the linear momentum for each of the following cases: A proton with mass 1.67×10 −27 kg moving with a speed of 5.24 × 10 6 m/s. Answer in units of kg · m/s Part 2 A 15.1 g bullet moving with a speed of 327 m/s. Answer

Physics
A bullet with a mass of 10 imbeds itself in a wooden block of mass 3990g and is free to move. If the speed of the block and bullet together is 50 cm/s just after the impact what was the original speed of the bullet ? what was the right formula to use.? pls

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here is my question: A bullet with a mass of 6.00 g is fired through a 1.25 kg block of wood on a frictionless surface. The initial speed of the bullet is 896 m/s, and the speed of the bullet after it exits the block is 435 m/s. At what speed does the

Physics
A bullet of mass 0.02kg is fired at a speed of 500m/s towards a fixed wooden block of thickness 10cm. The bullet penetrates the block and emerges with a speed of 200m/s. a) Find the average retarding force on the bullet when it is passing through the

physical
A bullet of mass 0.01 kg is moving horizontally with a speed of 100 m/s when it hits a block of mass 2 kg that is at rest on a horizontal surface with a coefficient of friction of 0.4. After the collision the bullet becomes embedded in the block.

Physics
A 7.45g bullet is moving horizontally with a velocity of +348 m/s, where the sign + indicates that it is moving to the right (see part a of the drawing). The bullet is approaching two blocks resting on a horizontal frictionless surface. Air resistance is

physics
A 4.63g bullet is moving horizontally with a velocity of +349 m/s, where the sign + indicates that it is moving to the right (see part a of the drawing). The bullet is approaching two blocks resting on a horizontal frictionless surface. Air resistance is

Physics
A heavy wooden block rests on a flat table and a highspeed bullet is fired horizontally into the block, the bullet stopping in it. How far will the block slide before coming to a stop? The mass of the bullet is 9.5 g, the mass of the block is 10.5 kg, the

Physics
A bullet moving at a speed of 154 m/s passes through a plank of wood. After passing through the plank, its speed is 149 m/s. Another bullet, of the same mass and size but moving at 91 m/s, passes through an identical plank. What will this second bullet's

Physics
A 10 kilogram block initially hangs at rest at the end of two 10 meter strings of negligible mass as shown on the left diagram above. A 0.009 kilogram bullet, moving horizontally with a speed of 1600 meters per second, strikes the block and becomes

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A bullet of mass 4.7 g is fired horizontally into a 2.4 kg wooden block at rest on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction between block and surface is 0.28. The bullet stops in the block, which slides straight ahead for 2.2 m (without

physics
The speed of a moving bullet can be determined by allowing the bullet to pass through two rotating paper disks mounted a distance 100 cm apart on the same axle. From the angular displacement 22.9 ◦ of the two bullet holes in the disks and the rotational

physics
A 10g bullet of unknown speed is shot horizontally into a 2kg block of wood suspended from the ceiling by a cord. The bullet hits the block and becomes lodged in it. After the collision, the block and the bullet swing to a height 30cm above the original

Physics
a 9.50g bullet. moving horizontally with an initial speed vi , embeds itself in a 1.45kg pendulum bob that is initially at rest. The length of the pendulum is L=0.745m. After the collision, the pendulum swings to one side and comes to rest when it has

Physics
A horizontal force of 0.80N is required to pull a 5kg bullet across a table top at a constant speed. With the block initially at rest, a 20g bullet fired horizontally into the block causes the block to slide 1.5m before coming to rest again. Determine the

PHYSICS HELP!!!!!
A 7.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 1.5 kg block of wood suspended by a thread. The bullet emerges from the block with a speed of 195 m/s, and the block rises to a maximum height of 12 cm. Find the initial speed of the bullet.

AP Physics
Liam fires a bullet into a block suspended by two cables, embedding the bullet in the block. The mass of the bullet is 5g and the mass of the block is 1g. 1) If the maximum height of the block is ,h, is 35 cm, how fast was the bullet originally moving?

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1) a bullet of mass 0.02 kg is fired into a block of wood of mass 1.5 kg resting on a horizontal table. The block moves offwith an initial speed of 8 m/s. Estimate the speed with the bullet strikes the block. 2) The bullet in question 1 is fired from a

Physics
A wooden boxcar is moving along a straight railroad track at speed v1. A sniper fires a bullet (initial speed v2) at it from a highpowered rifle. The bullet passes though both lengthwise walls of the car, its entrance and exit holes being exactly opposite

Physics
A bullet with a mass of 4.0 g and a speed of 650 m/s is fired at a block of wood with a mass of 9.7×10−2 kg. The block rests on a frictionless surface, and is thin enough that the bullet passes completely through it. Immediately after the bullet exits

Physics:Projectile Motion
A rifle is aimed horizontally at a target 50m away. The bullet hits the target 2.0cm below the aim point. A. What was the bullet's fight time? B. What was the bullet's speed as it left the barrel?

physics
A bullet with mass m = 5.21 g is moving horizontally with a speed v=367 m/s when it strikes a block of hardened steel with mass M = 14.8 kg(initially at rest). The bullet bounces o the block in a perfectly elastic collision. (a) What is the speed (m/s) of

Physics
A 0,1kg bullet is fired horizontally towards blcok A and B, which are hanging from cords. The bullet passes through block A of mass 2kg and becomes embedded in block B of mass 6.4kg. The bullet thus causes A and B to start moving with velocities of 6m,s

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1. A stone throw from ground level returns to the same level 4 s after. With what speed was the stone throw? Take g = 10m per square. 2. A cart is moving horizontally along a straight line with constant speed ofb30 m/s. A projectile is fired from the

physics
The ballistic pendulum is a device used to measure the speed of a fastmoving projectile such as a bullet. The bullet is fired into a large block of wood suspended from some light wires. The bullet is stopped by the block, and the entire system swings up

physics
A 4.63g bullet is moving horizontally with a velocity of +349 m/s, where the sign + indicates that it is moving to the right (see part a of the drawing). The bullet is approaching two blocks resting on a horizontal frictionless surface. Air resistance is

physics
A 4.15g bullet is moving horizontally with a velocity of +369 m/s, where the sign + indicates that it is moving to the right (see part a of the drawing). The bullet is approaching two blocks resting on a horizontal frictionless surface. Air resistance is

physics
A 4.15g bullet is moving horizontally with a velocity of +369 m/s, where the sign + indicates that it is moving to the right (see part a of the drawing). The bullet is approaching two blocks resting on a horizontal frictionless surface. Air resistance is

physics
A 6.26g bullet is moving horizontally with a velocity of +344 m/s, where the sign + indicates that it is moving to the right (see part a of the drawing). The bullet is approaching two blocks resting on a horizontal frictionless surface. Air resistance is

physics
A 7.45g bullet is moving horizontally with a velocity of +348 m/s, where the sign + indicates that it is moving to the right (see part a of the drawing). The bullet is approaching two blocks resting on a horizontal frictionless surface. Air resistance is

Physics
A bullet of mass is fired horizontally with speed at a wooden block of mass resting on a frictionless table. The bullet hits the block and becomes completely embedded within it. After the bullet has come to rest within the block, the block, with the bullet

physics
A heavy wooden block rests on a flat table and a highspeed bullet is fired horizontally into the block, the bullet stopping in it. How far will the block slide before coming to a stop? The mass of the bullet is 10.5 g, the mass of the block is 10.5 kg the

physics
A heavy wooden block rests on a flat table and a highspeed bullet is fired horizontally into the block, the bullet stopping in it. How far will the block slide before coming to a stop? The mass of the bullet is 10.5 g, the mass of the block is 10.5 kg the

Physics so confused!!
A bullet with a mass of 5.40 g is fired horizontally at two blocks resting on a smooth and frictionless table top as shown in the Figure. The bullet passes through the first 1.20 kg block, and embeds itself in a second 1.20 kg block. Speeds v1 = 3.90 m/s

Physics
A bullet moving at a speed of 154 m/s passes through a plank of wood. After passing through the plank, its speed is 149 m/s. Another bullet, of the same mass and size but moving at 91 m/s, passes through an identical plank. What will this second bullet's

Physics Conservation of Momentum
1) A 1 kg mass moving at 1 m/s has a totally inelastic collision with a 0.7 kg mass. What is the speed of the resulting combined mass after the collision? 2) A cart of mass 1 kg moving at a speed of 0.5 m/s collides elastically with a cart of mass kg at

Physics
A bullet of mass 0.06kg is fired horizontally with a muzzle speed of 700 m/s into a pendulums hanging block of mass 2.0kg. The block and the bullet then move up a height, h, above the pendulums equilibrium position. What is the speed of the bullet/block

Physics  URGENT
A small block of mass 5 kg initially rests on a track at the bottom of a circular, vertical looptheloop, which has a radius of 0.8 m. The surface contact between the block and the loop is frictionless. A bullet of mass 0.7 kg strikes the block

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A 3.50 g bullet is fired horizontally at two blocks at rest on a frictionless table. The bullet passes through block 1 (mass 1.16 kg) and embeds itself in block 2 (mass 1.85 kg). The blocks end up with speeds v1 = 0.560 m/s and v2 = 1.36 m/s (Figure (2)).

Physics ~really need help!~
1) A 1 kg mass moving at 1 m/s has a totally inelastic collision with a 0.7 kg mass. What is the speed of the resulting combined mass after the collision? 2) A cart of mass 1 kg moving at a speed of 0.5 m/s collides elastically with a cart of mass kg at

physics
A 16g bullet moving horizontally at 400 m/s penetrates a 3.2kg wood block resting on a horizontal surface.(Figure 1) Part A If the bullet slows down to 300 m/s after emerging from the block, what is the speed of the block immediately after the bullet

physics
In Figure (1), a 3.50 g bullet is fired horizontally at two blocks at rest on a frictionless table. The bullet passes through block 1 (mass 1.13 kg) and embeds itself in block 2 (mass 1.75 kg). The blocks end up with speeds v1 = 0.600 m/s and v2 = 1.32 m/s

Physics
A ballistic pendulum was a device used in the past century to measure the speed of bullets. The pendulum consists of a large block of wood suspended from long wires. Initially, the pendulum is at rest. The bullet strikes the block horizontally and remains

physics
A bullet with a mass 0.05kg is speeding toward a block of mass 10kg. the bullet is initially moving with a velocity of 200m/s while the block is initially at rest....The bullet collides with the block, sticking inside, and knocks the block horizontally of

Physics
A bullet with a mass of 0.01kg is fired horizontally into a block of wood hanging on a string. The bullet sticks in the wood and causes it to swing upward to a height of 0.1m If the mass of the wood block is 2kg, what is the initial speed of the bullet?

Physics
A block of wood of mass 1.2kg initially at rest is free to slide on a horizontal surface. A bullet of mass 100g travelling at a speed of 780ms^1 is fired horizontally at the block and becomes embedded in it. Calculate the speed the block and bullet move

physics
A 20 g bullet moving horizontally with a speed v hits a 2kg block of wood resting on a table. After hitting the block the bullet is embedded in the block of wood and the block and the bullet moves a distance of 40 cm before it stops. If the coefficient of

Physics
A bullet with mass 4.91 g is fired horizontally into a 1.981kg block attached to a horizontal spring. The spring has a constant 6.25 102 N/m and reaches a maximum compression of 6.38 cm. a) find the initial speed of the bulletblock system. b) find the

physics
A bullet with mass 4.95 g is fired horizontally into a 1.994 kg block attached to a horizontal spring. The spring has a constant 5.58 10^2 N/m and reaches a maximum compression of 6.27 cm. (a) Find the initial speed of the bulletblock system. (b) Find the

Analytical Mechanics
a gun is fired with muzzle velocity v0 = 1000 m/s straight up along the zaxis. While moving through the air the Earth's gravity pulls on the bullet, which has mass m = 20 grams and the bullet's air resistance force can be approximated by the relationship

Physics
A man standing on very slick ice fires a rifle horizontally. The mass of the man together with the rifle is 70 kg, and the mass of the bullet is 10g. Q:If the bullet leaves the muzzle at a speed of 500 m/s, what is the final speed of the man? I don't know

science
A bullet of mass 0.062 kg traveling horizontally at a speed of 150 m/s embeds itself in a block of mass 90 kg that is sitting at rest on a nearly frictionless surface What is the speed of the block after the bullet embeds itself in the block?

PHYSICS
In a laboratory experiment, a bullet of mass 47.0 g is shot horizontally into a stationary block of totara of mass 3.50 kg that hangs from a light string. The bullet is then embedded a distance d = 3.50 cm into the block and the combined blockbullet

physics
A 1.6kg block is attached to the end of a 2.0m string to form a pendulum. The pendulum is released from rest when the string is horizontal. At the lowest point of its swing when it is moving horizontally, the block is hit by a 10g bullet moving

Physics
A bullet of mass 5.15 g is fired horizontally into a 2.74 kg wooden block at rest on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction between block and surface is 0.185. The bullet comes to rest in the block, which moves 1.84 m. (a) What is the

physics
A police van moving on a highway with a speed of 30km/hr, fires a bullet at a theif's car speeding away in the same direction with a speed of 192km/hr. If the muzzle speed of the bullet is 150m/sec. With what speed does the bullet hit the thief's car

physics
a bullet of mass 10 gram is fired from a gun of mass 5 kg. If the gun recoils at the speed of 60m/s calculate the initial speed of the bullet.The bullet stops after penetrating 50 cm into a target. Find the opposing force to the motion of the bullet

PHYSICS
last homework question I cannot figure out.... H E L P :} a bullet is fired at and passes a piece of target paper suspended by a massless string. The bullet has a mass of m, a speed v before the collision with the target, and a speed (0.466)v after passing

physics
A bullet of mass 8.0 g is fired horizontally into a 2.2 kg wooden block at rest on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction between block and surface is 0.40. The bullet comes to rest in the block, which moves 2.30 m. (a) What is the speed

physics
An 7.95 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 9.03 kg block of wood on an air table and is embedded in it. After the collision, the block and bullet slide along the frictionless surface together with a speed of 11.6 cm/s. What was the initial speed of the

physics
A bullet of mass m = 5.89 g is fired into a block of mass M = 3.09 kg that is initially at rest on the edge of a smooth table. (The table top is 0.83 m above the floor.) The bullet ends up stuck in the block, and together they fly off the table and fall to

AP PHYSICS MECH.
A 5.00 g bullet moving at 648 m/s strikes a 670 g wooden block at rest on a frictionless surface. The bullet emerges, traveling in the same direction with its speed reduced to 440 m/s. A 5.00 g bullet moving at 648 m/s strikes a 670 g wooden block at rest

science
A cannon, mass 500kg, fires a bullet, mass 100kg, horizontally so that the velocity of the bullet is 100m.s^1 to the right. calculate the recoil velocity of the bullet

physics
a police van moving on a highway with a speed of 30 kmph fired a bullet at a thief car speeding away in the same direction with a speed of 192kmph. if the muzzle speed of the bullet is 150 m per sec. the speed eith which the bullet hit the thief car is

Physics
while at the shooting range, jonathan shoots a bullet traveling horizontally with speed of 35 m/s. the bullet hits a board, perpendicular to the surface, passes through it and emerges on the other side with speed of 21 m/s. if the board is 4.00cm thick,

PHYSICS HELP MEEE SO CONFUSED
Liam fires a bullet into a block suspended by two cables, embedding the bullet in the block. The mass of the bullet is 5g and the mass of the block is 1g. 1) If the maximum height of the block is ,h, is 35 cm, how fast was the bullet originally moving?

physics
A bullet of mass 6.00 g is fired horizontally into a wooden block of mass 1.21 kg resting on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction between block and surface is 0.210. The bullet remains embedded in the block, which is observed to slide

Physics
A 5.0g bullet traveling horizontally at an unknown speed hits and embeds itself in a 0.195kg block resting on a frictionless table. The block slides into and compresses a 180N/m spring a distance of 0.15m before stopping the block and bullet. Determine

Physics
An observer stands 43.0 m behind a marksmen practicing at a rifle range. The marksman fires the rifle horizontally which gives the speed of the bullet to be 939 m/s. How far does each bullet travel before the observer hears the report of the rifle? Assume

Mechanical engineering
A bullet of mass 50 grams is fired horizontally into a wooden block of mass 0.2kg. The wodden block is suspended from the ceiling by a long string as shown in the diagram. After impact the bullet is embedded in the block and bullet and the block swing

physics
You are hired as ballistics expert and need to measure the muzzle speed of the bullet (with a mass, m = 20 g) for the gun. You fire a ballistic gun horizontally into a 2kg ballistic pendulum (M = 2 kg) hanging at rest on a massless rod. After the bullet

Physics HELP!
A 20.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 85 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring having spring constant 156 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. The bullet block system