A drag racer starting from rest accelerates in a straight line at a constant rate of 5.5 m/s2 for 6.0 s. After this, a parachute deployed causes the racer to slow down uniformly at a rate of 2.4 m/s2. How

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  1. physics

    Cars A and B are racing each other along a straight path in following manner: Car A has head start and is a distance dA beyond starting line at t=0. The starting line is at x=o. Car A travels at constant speed vA. Car B starts at starting line but has

  2. Physics

    A drag racer starts her car from rest and accelerates at 9.0 m/s2for the entire distance of 60.0 m. What is its speed at the end of the run? Answer in units of m/s.

  3. physics

    Drag-race tires in contact with an asphalt surface have a very high coefficient of static fric.tion. Assuming a constant acceleration and no slipping of tires, estimate the coefficient of static friction needed for a drag racer to cover 2.1 km in 8 s,

  4. Physics

    A drag racer deploys a parachute and slows down from 130m/s to 45 m/s in 3.0s. What is the acceleration of the racer?

  5. physics

    1)Top-fuel drag racers are able to uniformly accelerate at 12.3 m/s2 from rest to 98 m/s before crossing the finish line. How much time elapses during the run? 2)A racecar accelerates from rest at +7.2 m/s2 for 4.1 seconds. How fast will it be going at the

  6. physics

    Cars A and B are racing each other along the same straight road in the following manner: Car A has a head start and is a distance Da beyond the starting line at t=0. The starting line is at x=0. Car A travels at a constant speed Va. Car B starts at the

  7. physics

    A car of mass 1200 kg starts from rest, accelerates uniformly to a speed of 4.0 m/s in 2.0 s and continues moving at this constant speed in a horizontal straight line for an additional 10 s. The brakes are then applied and the car is brought to rest in 4.0

  8. Physics

    Starting from rest a particle confined to move along a straight line is accelerated at a rate of 5m/s. Describe the motion of the particle.

  9. science/math

    a car starting from rest accelerates at a rate of 8.0 m/s. what is its final speed at the end of 4.0 seconds?I got 32m/s, is this correct

  10. Physics

    A football player, starting from rest at the line of scrimmage, accelerates along a straight line for a time of 1.5 s. Then, during a negligible amount of time, he changes the magnitude of his acceleration to a value of 1.4 m/s2. With this acceleration, he

  11. Physics

    When a drag strip vehicle reaches a velocity of 60 m/s, it begins a negative acceleration by releasing a drag chute and applying its brakes. While reducing its velocity back to zero, its acceleration along a straight line path is a constant -7.5 m/s2. What

  12. physics

    A drag racer starting from rest accelerates in a straight line at a constant rate of 5.5 m/s2 for 6.0 s. After this, a parachute deployed causes the racer to slow down uniformly at a rate of 2.4 m/s2. How long will it take the racer to come to a stop?

  13. physics

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +20.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.20 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.75 102 m after the parachute opens?

  14. physics

    A bicycle racer sprints at the end of a race to clinch a victory. The racer has an initial velocity of 12.5 m/s and accelerates at the rate of 0.450 m/s2 for 7.00 s. (a) What is his final velocity? (b) The racer continues at this velocity to the finish

  15. Physics

    Starting from rest, a 2500 kg helicopter accelerates straight up at a constant 1.7 m/s2. What is the helicopter's height at the moment its blades are providing an upward force of 29 kN? The helicopter can be modeled as a 2.6-m-diameter sphere. How do you

  16. physics

    Cars A and B are racing each other along the same straight road in the following manner: Car A has a head start and is a distance DA beyond the starting line at t=0. The starting line is at x=0. Car A travels at a constant speed vA. Car B starts at the

  17. chem

    A graph of experimental data is a straight line when ln[H2] is plotted versus time. Which rate law fits the data? A. Rate = k(ln[H2]) B. Rate = k/[H2] C. Rate = k[H2] D. Rate = k[H2]2 I think A as it fits the constant for a straight line. what do you

  18. physics

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +17 m/s^2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -6.10 m/s^2. How fast us the racer moving 3.50*10^2 m after the parachute opens?

  19. Physics

    A drag racer starts her car from rest and accelerates at 9.2 m/s2 for the entire distance of 631 m. How long did it take the car to travel this distance? Answer in units of s

  20. physics

    A car starting at x = 49 m accelerates from rest at a constant rate of 8.0 m/s2. (a) How fast is it going after 10 s? (b) How far has it gone (from x = 0) after 10 s? (c) What is its average velocity for the interval 0 t 10 s? NEED HELP!!!

  21. Urgent physics help

    1. A runner starts at rest and accelerates uniformly at a rate of 0.85 m/s2 . What is the runner’s velocity after the runner has traveled 6.0 m? A. 2.3 m/s B. 3.2 m/s C. 5.1 m/s D. 10.2 m/s 2. An official drag race in the United States is usually 1/4

  22. physics2

    A drag racer crosses the finish line of a 304.8 m track with a final speed of 121 m/s. (a) Assuming constant acceleration during the race, find the racer's time and the minimum coefficient of static friction between the tires and the road. time 1 s minimum

  23. physics

    Drag race tires in contact with an asphalt surface probably have one of the higher coefficients of static friction in the everyday world. Assuming a constant acceleration and no slipping of tires estimate the coefficient of static friction for a drag racer

  24. Math

    A racer starting from rest accelerate in a straight line at a constant rate of 6.25 m/s for 7 seconds. What are the racer velocity at the end of each time? If a parachute is deploy at this time and causes the racer to slow down uniformly at a rate of 2.5

  25. physics

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 384 m with an acceleration of +19.3 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -6.33 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 302 m after the parachute opens?

  26. Physics

    A top fuel drag racer with a mass of 500.0 kg completes a quarter-mile (402m) drag race in a time of 4.2s starting from rest. The car's final speed is 125m/s. What is the engine's average power output? Ignore friction and air resistance.

  27. maths physics

    A particle P, starting from rest at A, moves in a straight line ABCD. It accelerates uniformly at 5ms-2 from A to B. From B to C it travels at constant velocity, and from C to D it slows down uniformly at 4ms-2, coming to rest at D. Given that AB=10m and

  28. Science

    A motor boat starting from rest on a lake accelerate in a straight line at a constant rate of 3m/s for 8s. How far does the boat travel during the time?

  29. Physics

    An electric vehicle starts from rest and accelerates at a rate of 2.3 m/s2 in a straight line until it reaches a speed of 17 m/s. The vehicle then slows at a constant rate of 1.4 m/s2 until it stops. (a) How much time elapses from start to stop? (b) How

  30. physics

    Cars A and B are racing each other along a straight path in following manner: Car A has head start and is a distance dA beyond starting line at t=0. The starting line is at x=o. Car A travels at constant speed vA. Car B starts at starting line but has

  31. physics

    If a pronghorn antelope accelerates from rest in a straight line with a constant acceleration of 1.5 m/s2 , how long does it take for the antelope to reach a speed of 18 m/s?

  32. physics

    A rocket, initially at rest on the ground, accelerates straight upward from rest with constant acceleration 49.0 . The acceleration period lasts for time 10.0 until the fuel is exhausted. After that, the rocket is in free fall. What's the max height?

  33. Physics

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 393 m with an acceleration of +16.3 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.51 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.31E+2 m after the parachute opens?

  34. physics

    a car starts from rest and accelerates at in a straight line at a constant rate of 4.5m/s/s. How far will the car travel in 35 seconds.

  35. physics

    f a pronghorn antelope accelerates from rest in a straight line with a constant acceleration of 1.5 m/s2 , how long does it take for the antelope to reach a speed of 20 m/s?

  36. physics

    f a pronghorn antelope accelerates from rest in a straight line with a constant acceleration of 1.5 m/s2 , how long does it take for the antelope to reach a speed of 20 m/s?

  37. physics

    In Mud buggy driving, people attempt to drive an off-road vehicle over a deep mud puddle. If the buggy stops before the end , it sinks into the mud and needs to be pulled out with a tow truck. A racer is driving his mud buggy in a straight line. when he

  38. Physics

    If a pronghorn antelope accelerates from rest in a straight line with a constant acceleration of 1.4m/s^2, how long does it take for the antelope to reach a speed of 23m/s? ____s

  39. physics

    A car moves in a straight line with constant acceleration. Starting from rest at t=0 it travels 8.0 m in 4.0 s. What is the speed of the car at t= 4 s. PLEASE explain :)

  40. Science

    An automobile starting from rest at t0 = 0 at x0 = 0 undergoes constant acceleration in a straight line. It is observed to pass two marks separated by 64 m, the first at t = 8s and the second at t = 12s. What is the value of the acceleration?

  41. physics

    a car accelerates from rest at a constant rate alpha for some time, after which it decelerates at a constant rate beeta and comes to rest. if the total time elapsed is t, the maximum velocity acquired by the car will be?

  42. Diff Eq

    Consider a body moving along a straight line, in the presence of an external force providing constant acceleration a. In the absence of other forces, the velocity v of the body would increase without bound if a 6= 0. But in reality, there will always be a

  43. mathematics

    A train takes 5mins to cover a distance of 3km between two stations P and Q. Starting from rest at P, it accelerates at a constant rate to a speed of 40km per hour and maintains this speed until it is uniformly brought to rest at Q. If the train takes

  44. Physics

    At t=0 car A and truck B are 350 m apart on a straight road. Starting from rest car A speeds up with a constant acceleration of 10 m/s^2. Truck B is travelling in the opposite direction with a constant speed of 15 m/s. How far away is car A from its

  45. physics

    A rocket, initially at rest on the ground, accelerates straight upward with a constant acceleration of 34.3 . The rocket accelerates for a period of 8.00 before exhausting its fuel. The rocket continues its ascent until its motion is halted by gravity. The

  46. Physics: Kinematics

    A drag racer can travel a displacement of 120m in 5.00s starting from rest. Calculate the acceleration of the drag racer. Can you calculate the final momentum of the car?

  47. Physics

    A bicycle racer sprints near the end of a race to clinch a victory. The racer has an initial velocity of 10.3 m/s and accelerates at the rate of 0.370 m/s2 for 7.01 s. What is his final velocity? a) 12.9 m/s The racer continues at this velocity to the

  48. phsics

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +16.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.60 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 2.90 102 m after the parachute opens?

  49. physics

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +24.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.40 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.75 102 m after the parachute opens?

  50. Physics

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +24.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -6.10 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 2.55 102 m after the parachute opens?

  51. college physics

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +24.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.40 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.75 102 m after the parachute opens

  52. College Physics 1

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +24.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.40 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.75 102 m after the parachute opens

  53. College Physics 1

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +24.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.40 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.75 102 m after the parachute opens

  54. AP physics

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +23.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.10 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 2.50 102 m after the parachute opens?

  55. Physics

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 393 m with an acceleration of +16.3 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -5.51 m/s2. How fast is the racer moving 3.31E+2 m after the parachute opens?

  56. physics

    A drag racer, starting from rest, speeds up for 402 m with an acceleration of +18.0 m/s2. A parachute then opens, slowing the car down with an acceleration of -6.30 m/s^2. How fast is the racer moving 2.70 x 10^2 m after the parachute opens?

  57. college physics

    A bicycle racer sprints at the end of a race to clinch a victory. The racer has an initial velocity of 10.0 m/s and accelerates at the rate of 0.600 m/s2 for 7.00 s. (a) What is his final velocity? (b) The racer continues at this velocity to the finish

  58. college physics

    A bicycle racer sprints at the end of a race to clinch a victory. The racer has an initial velocity of 10.0 m/s and accelerates at the rate of 0.600 m/s2 for 7.00 s. (a) What is his final velocity? (b) The racer continues at this velocity to the finish

  59. physics

    a particle is moving in a straight line the particle starts with speed 5ms and accelerates at a constant rate of 2ms for 8s it then decelerates at a constant rate coming to rest in a further 12s find the total distance during 20s it is 230 but i don't

  60. PHYSICS

    6. Drag-race tires in contact with an asphalt surface have a very high coefficient of static friction. Assuming a constant acceleration and no slipping of tires, estimate the coefficient of static friction needed for a drag racer to cover 2.1 km in 8 s,

  61. physics

    A drag racer starts her car from rest and accelerates at 9.0 m/s2for the entire distance of 105.0 m. What is its speed at the end of the run? Answer in units of m/s.

  62. Physics

    A crate is initially at rest on a rough, horizontal floor. The crate moves in a straight line as it is pushed resulting in the crate speeding up at a constant rate of 3.89 m/s2. After a while, the crate is no longer being pushed and the crate slows down at

  63. Math

    A express train travels along a straight line between two stations, A and D. Stations B and C are spaced evenly along the line between A and D. The engineer leaves A and accelerates at a constant rate until he passes station B, at which time he coasts with

  64. Math

    A express train travels along a straight line between two stations, A and D. Stations B and C are spaced evenly along the line between A and D. The engineer leaves A and accelerates at a constant rate until he passes station B, at which time he coasts with

  65. Ortiz

    a race track is 500 meters long.car A moves with a constant velocity of 40m/s, approaching the start line.when car A reaches the starting line, car b, who is waiting stationary at the starting line, accelerates at a rate of 10m/s^2. which car will finish

  66. Physics

    a race track is 500 meters long.car A moves with a constant velocity of 40m/s, approaching the start line.when car A reaches the starting line, car b, who is waiting stationary at the starting line, accelerates at a rate of 10m/s^2. which car will finish

  67. Physics

    A drag racer starts her car from rest and accelerates at 4.8 m/s 2 for the entire distance of 409 m. How long did it take the car to travel this distance?

  68. Physics

    A drag racer crosses the finish line of a 400.0-m track with a final speed of 104 m/s. (a) Assuming constant acceleration during the race, find the racer’s time and the minimum co efficient of static friction between the tires and the road. (b) If,

  69. Physics

    A drag racer crosses the finish line of a 400.0-m track with a final speed of 104 m/s. (a) Assuming constant acceleration during the race, find the racer’s time and the minimum co efficient of static friction between the tires and the road. (b) If,

  70. physics

    An electric vehicle starts from rest and accelerates at a rate of 2.3 m/s2 in a straight line until it reaches a speed of 24 m/s. The vehicle then slows at a constant rate of 1.5 m/s2 until it stops. (a) How much time elapses from start to stop? (b) How

  71. Physics

    An electric vehicle starts from rest and accelerates at a rate of 3.0 m/s2 in a straight line until it reaches a speed of 26 m/s. The vehicle then slows at a constant rate of 1.0 m/s2 until it stops. a)How much time elapses from start to stop? b)How far

  72. AP Physics

    A drag racer starts from rest and accelerates uniformly for 5s covering a distance of 120 m. a. what is the car's acceleration? I did DI=vit+1/2at^2 120=0(5)+(.5)(5^2)a 120/12.5=12.5a/12.5 a= 9.6 m/s^2 b. what is the car's final velocity at the end of the

  73. physics

    A motorboat accelerates from rest in a straight line at a constant 2.0 m/s2 for a time of 8.0s. Show that it travels 64m in this time.

  74. calculus HELP!

    An elevator in a high rise building accelerates and decelerates at the rate of 1 foot per second squared. Its maximum speed is 8 feet per second. It starts from rest, accelerates to its maximum speed and stays at that maximum speed until it approaches its

  75. Help! Calculus

    An elevator in a high rise building accelerates and decelerates at the rate of 1 foot per second squared. Its maximum speed is 8 feet per second. It starts from rest, accelerates to its maximum speed and stays at that maximum speed until it approaches its

  76. science

    An elevator in a high rise building accelerates and decelerates at the rate of 1 foot per second squared. Its maximum speed is 8 feet per second. It starts from rest, accelerates to its maximum speed and stays at that maximum speed until it approaches its

  77. Physics

    Mutiple choice: A car travelling at 10 m/s accelerates at 3 m/s^2. Its new velocity is A.) 12 m/s B.) 22m/s C.) 17 m/s D.) Can not be determined. Which of the following is not acceleration? A.) rate of change of speed in a particular direction B.) rate of

  78. Physics

    A car accelerates uniformly in a straight line from rest at the rate of 2.7 m/s 2 . What is the speed of the car after it has traveled 58 m? Answer in m/s

  79. Physics

    If a pronghorn antelope accelerates from rest in a straight line with a constant acceleration of 1.4m/s^2, how long does it take for the antelope to reach a speed of 23 m/s? Ans in s

  80. physics

    A car accelerates uniformly in a straight line from rest at the rate of 3.9 m/s2 . What is the speed of the car after it has traveled 56 m? Answer in units of m/s.

  81. Physics

    A car accelerates uniformly in a straight line from rest at the rate of 3.6 m/s2 . What is the speed of the car after it has traveled 61 m? Answer in units of m/s

  82. physics

    A car and a motorcycle start from rest at the same time on a straight section of the road. However, the motorcycle starts 29.6 m behind the car. The car accelerates at a uniform rate of 3.9 m/s^2 while the motorcycle accelerates at a constant rate of 4.2

  83. physics

    A drag racer accelerated from 0 to 475km/h in 4.88 s. Assuming a constant acceleration, how far did it travel?

  84. physics

    A car moves in a straight line with constant acceleration. Starting from rest at t=0 it travels 8.0 m in 4.0 s. What is the speed of the car at t= 4 s. PLEASE explain :)

  85. Physics

    A fullback preparing to carry the football starts from rest and accelerates straight ahead. He is handed the ball just before he reaches the line of scrimmage. Assume that the fullback accelerates uniformly (even during the handoff), reaching the line with

  86. physics

    In a quarter-mile drag race, two cars start simultaneously from rest, and each accelerates at a constant rate until it either reaches its maximum speed or crosses the finish line. Car A has an acceleration of 11.0 m/s2 and a maximum speed of 110 m/s. Car B

  87. ADVANCED LEVEL PHYSICS

    A particle travelling in a straight line with constant acceleration and starting from rest covers 36m in the 5th second.Find the acceleration and the distance traveled in the 6th second

  88. physics

    A 1500 m race is divided into 3 equal, 500 m, sections. In the first section, a racer accelerates from rest at 3.0 m/s^2. In section 2, his velocity reduces steadily to 70 m/s and in section 3, he constantly slows until he stops on the finish line. How

  89. Physics

    A young woman named Kathy Kool buys a sports car that can accelerate at the rate of 5.14 m/s 2 . She decides to test the car by drag racing with another speedster, Stan Speedy. Both start from rest, but experienced Stan leaves the starting line 0.78 s

  90. physics

    a car accelerates from rest at a constant rate 'a' for some time. after which it decelerates at a constant rate'b' and comes to rest. if the total time elapsed is t second, evaluate 1) the maximum velocity reached and 2) the total distance travelled.

  91. physics

    A car accelerates from rest at a constant rate A for some time after which it s at a constant rate B to come to rest. If the time elapsed is T second,calculate the maximum velocity reached?(please try solving this problem by plotting velocity time graph

  92. physics

    A car accelerates from rest at a constant rate A for some time after which it s at a constant rate B to come to rest. If the time elapsed is T second,calculate the maximum velocity reached?(please try solving this problem by plotting velocity time graph

  93. Physics

    A tortoise and hare start from rest and have a race. As the race begins, both accelerate forward. The hare accelerates uniformly at a rate of 0.8 m/s2 for 4.3 seconds. It then continues at a constant speed for 12.9 seconds, before getting tired and slowing

  94. physics

    A motorcycle racer falls off their motorbike while travelling at 143 km/hr and skids in a straight line down the track. If the friction with the track decelerates the rider at a uniform rate of 3.8 m/s/s, how long (what time) would it take for the rider to

  95. physics

    How long would it take a car that starts from rest and accelerates uniformly in a straight line at 5 m/s 2 to cover a distance of 400 m?

  96. physics

    A motorcycle racer falls off their motorbike while traveling at 102 km/hr and skids in a straight line down the track. If the friction with the track decelerates the rider at a uniform rate of 4.6 m/s/s, how far (what displacement) would the rider travel

  97. physics

    You have a 15.0 kg block of wood and you drop it from rest at a great height. It reaches terminal velocity of 31.3 m/s. If this is low-speed drag, what is the value of the constant b? If this is a high-speed drag, what is the value of the constant c?

  98. physics

    a car accelerates from rest at a constant rate 'a' for some time. after which it decelerates at a constant rate'b' and comes to rest. if the total time elapsed is t second, evaluate 1) the maximum velocity reached and 2) the total distance travelled. the

  99. physics please help

    A rocket, initially at rest on the ground, accelerates straight upward with a constant acceleration of 29.4 . The rocket accelerates for a period of 10.0 before exhausting its fuel. The rocket continues its ascent until its motion is halted by gravity. The

  100. physics

    hey i attempted this question but i don't know if its right. can some one check for me and correct it? If an antelope accelerates from rest in a straight line with a constant acceleration of 1.71 m/s2 how long in seconds does it take the antelope to reach

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