1. Physics

    A lever is 5m long. The distance from fulcrum to the weight to be lifted is 1m. If the worker pushes on the opposite end with 400N, what is the max weight that can be lifted? l=5m h=1m F=400N F_g=? torque=F_g*l I first must find torque so that I can plug
  2. physics

    a lever is 5 m long. The distance from the fulcrum to the weight to be lifted is 1 m. If a 3000 N rock is to be lifted, how much force must be excerted on the lever?
  3. Algebra 1

    The weight needed to balance a lever varies inversely with the distance from the fulcrum to the weight. A 120-lb weight is placed on a lever, 5 ft from the fulcrum. What amount of weight, in pounds, should be placed 8 ft from the fulcrum to balance the
  4. PHYSICS

    A box is lifted with a pry bar, by slipping the bar under the box and lifting up on the bar. If the pry bar is 2m in length and it is grasped at the end, and the box is located at the opposite end, the fulcrum, with its center of gravity at a distance of
  5. PHYSICS

    A box is lifted with a pry bar, by slipping the bar under the box and lifting up on the bar. If the pry bar is 2m in length and it is grasped at the end, and the box is located at the opposite end, the fulcrum, with its center of gravity at a distance of
  6. PHYSICS please HELP

    A box is lifted with a pry bar, by slipping the bar under the box and lifting up on the bar. If the pry bar is 2m in length and it is grasped at the end, and the box is located at the opposite end, the fulcrum, with its center of gravity at a distance of
  7. Physics

    1-A car is lifted a certain distance in a service station and therefore has potential energy with respect to the floor. If it were lifted twice as high, how much potential energy would it have? Answer: twice as much 2-Two cars, one twice as heavy as the
  8. physical science

    An input force of 20 newtons is applied to a lever at a distance of 2 meters from the fulcrum. An object 0.5 m away from the fulcrum (and on the other side) is lifted by the 20-N force. What is the output force? A. 10 N B. 20 N C. 40 N D. 80 N
  9. Mechanics & hydromechanics

    A uniform 98 N pipe is used as a lever. Where the fulcrum must be placed if a 504 N weight at one end is to balance a 192 N weight at the other end?
  10. Math (for Damon)

    Nathan and Steven stacked boxes on a shelf. Nathan lifted 13 boxes and Steven lifted 15 boxes. The boxes that Nathan lifted each weighed 12 lb more than the boxes Steven lifted. Which expression represents the total number of pounds Nathan lifted? Let s
  11. Physics

    A uniform of 100N pipe is use as a lever. When must the fulcrum (supported point) be placed if a 500N weight at one end to balance a 200N weight at the other end? How much load must support (S) hold?
  12. math

    Nathan and Steven stacked boxes on a shelf. Nathan lifted 13 boxes and Steven lifted 15 boxes. The boxes that Nathan lifted each weighed 12 lb more than the boxes Steven lifted. Which expression represents the total number of pounds Nathan lifted? Let s
  13. Mathematics

    Nathan and Steven stacked boxes on a shelf. Nathan lifted 13 boxes and Steven lifted 15 boxes. The boxes that Nathan lifted each weighed 12 lb more than the boxes Steven lifted. Which expression represents the total number of pounds Nathan lifted? Let s
  14. physics

    Two children seat themselves on a seesaw, the one on the left has a weight of 400N whlie the one on the right weighs 300N. The fulcrum is at the midpoint of the seesaw, if the child on the left is not at the end but is 1.5m from the fulcrum, and the seesaw
  15. Physics

    A weight of 31 N is located a distance of 10.8 cm from the fulcrum of a simple balance beam. At what distance from the fulcrum should a weight of 17 N be placed on the opposite side in order to balance the system?
  16. physics

    Find the force (in newton) required to lift a mass of 26 kg load with a wheelbarrow (2nd class lever) with the load at 0.75 m from the fulcrum and being lifted at 1.7 m from the fulcrum, assuming ideal conditions.
  17. English

    1. He has lifted weighs on the stage. 2. He has lifted weight on the stage. 3. He has lifted a weight on the stage. 4. He is lifting weights on the stage. 5. He is lifting weight on the stage. 6. He is lifting a weight on the stage. (Which one is correct?)
  18. theory of machine

    a differential band brake has a drum of diameter 800mm. the two ends of the band are fixed to the pins on the opposite sides of the fulcrum of the lever at a distance of a=40mm and b=200mm from the fulcrum. the angle of contact is 270 degree and mue = 0.2
  19. Physical Science

    Two objects were lifted by a machine. One object had a mas of 2 kilograms, and was lifted at a speed of 2 m/sec. The other had a mass of 4 kilogram was lifted at a rate of 3 m/sec. ------------------------------------------- a) Which object had more
  20. Math word problem

    I have this word problem that I can't figure out. The problem is: A 15 lb weight is positioned 10 in. form a fulcrum. At what distance from the fulcrum must a 12 lb weigt be positioned to keep the scale balanced? The substitute that I had today said that
  21. Physics

    A uniform 100-N pipe is used as lever. Where the fulcrum (the support point) must be placed if a 500-N weight at one end is to balance a 200-N weight at the other end? What is the reaction force exerted by the support on the pipe?
  22. physics

    A uniform, 264-N rod that is 2.05 m long carries a 225-N weight at its right end and an unknown weight W toward the left end. When W is placed 47.9 cm from the left end of the rod, the system just balances horizontally when the fulcrum is located 82.7 cm
  23. science-physics

    A worker sits at one end of a 183-N uniform rod that is 2.80 m long. A weight of 107 N is placed at the other end of the rod. The rod is balanced when the pivot is 0.670 m from the worker. Calculate the weight of the worker
  24. science

    A man lifts various loads with the same lever. The distance of the applied force from the fulcrum is 1.00 m, and the distance from the fulcrum to the load is 0.250 m. What is the mechanical advantage of the lever? What is the ideal mechanical advantage of
  25. physics

    A man lifts various loads with the same lever. The distance of the applied force from the fulcrum is 1.00 m, and the distance from the fulcrum to the load is 0.250 m. What is the mechanical advantage of the lever? What is the ideal mechanical advantage of
  26. physics

    3. A man lifts various loads with the same lever. The distance of the applied force from the fulcrum is 1.00 m, and the distance from the fulcrum to the load is 0.250 m. What is the mechanical advantage of the lever? What is the ideal mechanical advantage
  27. Physics

    A worker sits at one end of a 199-N uniform rod that is 2.80 m long. A weight of 120 N is placed at the other end of the rod. The rod is balanced when the pivot is 0.630 m from the worker. Calculate the weight of the worker
  28. Science

    A 100 N force acting on a lever 2 m from the fulcrum balances on object0.5 m from the fulcrum on the other arm what is the weight of the object. (In newtons)? What is the mass (in kg)?
  29. physics

    A man lifts various loads with the same lever. The distance of the applied force from the fulcrum is 2.00 m and the distance from the fulcrum to the load is 0.500 m. A graph of resistance force vs. effort force is shown. What is the mechanical advantage of
  30. engineering

    A lever is used to lift a heavy load. A 50 N force pushes one end of the lever down 1.2 m and the load rises 0.2 m. Calculate in weight of the load. Neglect friction
  31. phycis

    59. A simple lever is used to lift a heavy load. When a 60-N force pushes one end of the lever down 1.2 m, the load rises 0.2 m. Show that the weight of the load is 360 N.
  32. physics

    A simple lever is used to lift a heavy load. When a 60-N force pushes one end of the lever down 1.2 m, the load rises 0.2 m. Show that the weight of the load is 360 N.
  33. physics

    a man lifts various loads with the same lever. The distance of the applied force from the fulcrum is 2.50 m and the distance from the fulcrum to the load is 0.500 m. A graph of resistance force vs. effort force is shown. What is the mechanical advantage of
  34. physical science

    A simple lever is used to lift a heavy load. When a 60-N force pushes one end of the lever down 1.2 m, the load rises 0.2 m. Show what the weight of the load is 360N.
  35. Math

    How many meters from the fulcrum to the applied force would allow a 100 newton weight to be lifted using only 10 newton of force?
  36. math

    A fulcrum of a lever (which is placed horizontally) is placed 8 meters from a force of 28 Newton and another force of 14 Newton is placed on the opposite side from the fulcrum. Determine the distance between the forces of 14 Newton from the fulcrum in
  37. math

    A fulcrum of a lever (which is placed horizontally) is placed 8 meters from a force of 28 Newton and another force of 14 Newton is placed on the opposite side from the fulcrum. Determine the distance between the forces of 14 Newton from the fulcrum in
  38. Physics

    A 100N force acting on a lever 2m from the fulcrum balances an object 0.5m from the fulcrum on the other arm. What is the weight of the object(in newtons)?What is it's mass (in kg)?
  39. Calculus

    The seesaw principle: As you probably know, any two persons can balance each other when sitting on opposite sides of a seesaw, regardless of their weights. It is only necessary that each person contribute the same moment — calculated by multiplying
  40. physics

    A person uses a lever to lift a load. The person pushes downward with a force of 17 N a vertical distance of 1.8 m. Under ideal condidtions (no friction, bending, etc.), how high up can a load weighing 610 N be lifted? h(lift)=_____cm
  41. physics

    An arrangement of two pulleys, as shown in the figure, is used to lift a 49.6-kg mass a distance of 3.70 m above the starting point. Assume the pulleys and rope are ideal and that all rope sections are essentially vertical. (a) What is the mechanical
  42. physics

    An arrangement of two pulleys, as shown in the figure, is used to lift a 49.6-kg mass a distance of 3.70 m above the starting point. Assume the pulleys and rope are ideal and that all rope sections are essentially vertical. (a) What is the mechanical
  43. physics

    An arrangement of two pulleys, as shown in the figure, is used to lift a 49.6-kg mass a distance of 3.70 m above the starting point. Assume the pulleys and rope are ideal and that all rope sections are essentially vertical. (a) What is the mechanical
  44. Physics

    An arrangement of two pulleys, as shown in the figure, is used to lift a 49.6-kg mass a distance of 3.70 m above the starting point. Assume the pulleys and rope are ideal and that all rope sections are essentially vertical. (a) What is the mechanical
  45. physics need help plz

    An arrangement of two pulleys, as shown in the figure, is used to lift a 49.6-kg mass a distance of 3.70 m above the starting point. Assume the pulleys and rope are ideal and that all rope sections are essentially vertical. (a) What is the mechanical
  46. Physics

    The box of a well-known breakfast cereal states that one ounce of the cereal contains 129 Calories (1 food Calorie = 4186 J). If 2.55% of this energy could be converted by a weight lifter's body into work done in lifting a barbell, what is the weight of
  47. Algebra

    Two children balance on opposite ends of a seesaw. One child weighs 45 pounds and the other weighs 38 pounds. The distance between them is 10 feet. What is the distance of each child from the fulcrum (the center balance point of the seesaw)? (HINT: The
  48. physics help plz thanks

    An arrangement of two pulleys, as shown in the figure, is used to lift a 49.6-kg mass a distance of 3.70 m above the starting point. Assume the pulleys and rope are ideal and that all rope sections are essentially vertical. (a) What is the mechanical
  49. Physics

    A uniform, 274-N rod that is 2.05m long carries a 225-N weight at its right end and an unknown weight W toward the left end.When W is placed 50.3cm from the left end of the rod, the system just balances horizontally when the fulcrum is located 78.0cm from
  50. physics

    two people carry a heavy electric motor by placing it on a light board 2m long.one person lifts at one end with a force of 700N, and the other lifts the opposite end with a force of 400N.Calculate the weight of the motor and determine where its center of
  51. physics

    two people carry a heavy electric motor by placing it on a light board 2m long.one person lifts at one end with a force of 700N, and the other lifts the opposite end with a force of 400N.Calculate the weight of the motor and determine where its center of
  52. physics

    two people carry a heavy electric motor by placing it on a light board 2m long.one person lifts at one end with a force of 700N, and the other lifts the opposite end with a force of 400N.Calculate the weight of the motor and determine where its center of
  53. Math

    A worker tearing down a barn uses a crowbar 4feet long with the shorter end being 2 inches from the fulcrum. If the worker can exert a force of 150lbs at one end of the crowbar, how great a force can be exerted at the other end? (Note the differences in
  54. physics

    Susie and Sally are seated on opposing sides of a seesaw. Sally weighs 500 N and is seated a distance of 2 m from the fulcrum (point of rotation). Susie weighs 450 N and is seated a distance of 2.5 m from the fulcrum. Who is being lifted upward?
  55. Physics

    A 10-ft,25lb seesaw is balanced by a little girl with a weight of 50lbs and her father with a weight of 200lbs at opposite ends. How far from the seesaw's center of mass must the fulcrum be placed?
  56. Science (simple machines)

    The plank is 3.6 metres long. It is being used as a lever to lift a 40-kilogram box. This represents a load of 400 newtons. (a) If the fulcrum were placed in the centre of the plank, what downward effort would the man on the right need to apply to raise
  57. physical science

    alever is used to lift a heavy load. when a to-n force pushes one end of the lever down 1.2m the load rises 0.2m. show the weight of the load is 300n
  58. physics

    A 100-kg object is lifted to an altitude of 1000 km. What is the weight of the object on the ground? Does it have the same mass and weight at 1000 km? Explain.
  59. Physics

    Consider a lever rod of length 7.96 m, weight 71 N and uniform density. The lever rod is pivoted on one end and is supported by a cable attached at a point 1.74 m from the other end:  The lever rod is in equilibrium at angle of
  60. Physics

    A force of 60 N is exerted on one end of a 1.0-m-long lever. The other end of the lever is attached to a rotating rod that is perpendicular to the lever. By pushing down on the end of the lever, you can rotate the rod. If the force on the lever is exerted
  61. Physics

    A uniform bar length of 2.0m and weight 1000 N has its center of gravity at its center. The bar is pivoted 0.5m from the right, and supports a weight of 200N on the opposite end (left end). What is the weight needed at right end of the bar to balance the
  62. Physics

    Your 50 lb sister is seated at one end of a 12 ft teeter totter. If the fulcrum is in the center, what is the moment of her weight? If you weigh 100 lbs, how far from the fulcrum must you sit in order to balance her? (I thought it may be 6 feet)
  63. physics

    in a daring rescue by helicopter, two men with a combined mass of 172 kg are lifted to safety. a)If the helicopter lifts the menstraight up with constant acceleration, is the tension in the rescue cablegreater than, less than, or equalto the combined
  64. Science

    Please help me. This is the question. A diver weighing 500N is positioned at the right end of a diving board with a length of 4m and negligible weight. The board is bolted down at the left end while being supported 1.5 m away from the fulcrum. a.)Find the
  65. Science

    The man lifted the 15 pound weight 2 feet above his head. How much work was done?
  66. Calculus

    A bucket begins weighing 15 pounds, including the sand it holds. The bucket is to be lifted to the top of a 50 foot tall building by a rope of negligible weight. However, the bucket has a hole in it, and leaks 0.1 pounds of sand each foot it is lifted.
  67. Calculus

    A bucket begins weighing 30 pounds, including the sand it holds. The bucket is to be lifted to the top of a 25 foot tall building by a rope of negligible weight. However, the bucket has a hole in it, and leaks 0.1 pounds of sand each foot it is lifted.
  68. Math

    A bucket begins weighing 15 pounds, including the sand it holds. The bucket is to be lifted to the top of a 50 foot tall building by a rope of negligible weight. However, the bucket has a hole in it, and leaks 0.1 pounds of sand each foot it is lifted.
  69. Physics

    If a lever has a mechanical advantage of 6, and the distance from the fulcrum to the load is .05m, how far is it from the fulcrum to the effort? I think I'm supposed to use some sort of kinematics formula, but I'm really confused.
  70. Science

    Find the work done when a 25kg weight is lifted to a vertical height of 2.0m from ground ...
  71. Science

    How much power is lifted if a person lifts 60N weight up 2 meters in 10 seconds?
  72. Basic mechanical engg.

    Forces 10N and 50N are to be balance at the end of 1m long lever.Where should be the position of fulcrum?
  73. Physics

    1-A car is lifted a certain distance in a service station and therefore has potential energy with respect to the floor. If it were lifted twice as high, how much potential energy would it have? Answer: twice as much 2-Two cars, one twice as heavy as the
  74. physical science

    A 50.0 kg object is lifted using 4900.0 J. How high is it lifted?
  75. physics

    A 70 kg man stands at the end of a 12 m long platform. The end opposite to the man rests on the edge of a wall, and a support column is located a distance d = 3 m from the end with the man. The platform itself has a mass of 300 kg. (a) How much weight does
  76. Physics

    A father and son sitting on opposite sides of a seesaw balance each other. What is the father's weight if he is seated at 0.5m away from fulcrum and son is seated at 1.5m away from the fulcrum and weighs 200N?
  77. Physics

    An 1567 kg car, being lifted at a steady speed by a crane, hangs at the end of a cable whos radius is .0084. The cable is 5m in length and stretches by .0081 becuase of the weight of the car. What is young's modulus for the cable?
  78. physics

    The steel I-beam in the drawing has a weight of 1.53 × 103 N and is being lifted at a constant velocity. What is the tension in each cable attached to its ends?
  79. Physics

    The steel I-beam in the drawing has a weight of 5.22 × 103 N and is being lifted at a constant velocity. What is the tension in each cable attached to its ends?
  80. Math: Calculus

    The max. weight M that can be supported by a beam is jointly proportional to its width w and the square of its height h, and inversely proportional to its length L. a) write an equation that expresses the proportionality. b) determine the constant of
  81. Physics

    a backpack has a massof 8kg.it is lifted and given 54.9 joules of gravitstional potential energy. how high is it lifted? accelerationdue to gravity is g=98 m/s^2.
  82. physics

    In a daring rescue by helicopter, two men with a combined mass of 172-kg are lifted to safety. (a) If the helicopter lifts the men straight up with constant acceleration, is the tension in the rescue cable greater than, less than, or equal to the combined
  83. physics

    A child accelerates upwards in an elevator which causes his apparent weight to become 405N. Determine the magnitude of the elevators acceleration if his normal weight is 400N.
  84. physics

    The steel I-beam in the drawing has a weight of 7.10 kN and is being lifted at a constant velocity. What is the tension in each cable attached to its ends? (Assume α = 70.8°.)
  85. Physics

    A uniform rod of weight 5N and lenght 1m is pivoted at a point of 20 cm from one of its ends. A weight is hung from the other end so that te rod balances horizontally. What is the value of the weight? How do I find it if I don't know the weight at the
  86. physics

    A 6.9-kg box is being lifted by means of a light rope that is threaded through a single, light, frictionless pulley that is attached to the ceiling.Lifted at a constant speed of 2 m/s. If the box is lifted, at constant acceleration, from rest on the floor
  87. Physics!

    The steel I-beam in the drawing has a weight of 9.03 × 103 N and is being lifted at a constant velocity. What is the tension in each cable attached to its ends? With both angles being 70 degrees
  88. physics

    The steel I-beam in the drawing has a weight of 1.75 × 103 N and is being lifted at a constant velocity. The angles are at 70 degrees. What is the tension in each cable attached to its ends?
  89. Physics, Please Help

    A homeowner is trying to move a stubborn rock from his yard which has a mass of 1025 kg. By using a lever arm (a piece of wooden board) and a fulcrum (or pivot point) the homeowner will have a better chance of moving the rock. The homeowner places the
  90. Science

    You Are Out In The Woods And You Need To Move A Boulder That Is In The Way, You Happen To Have A Long 2-by-4 Board With You And You Decide To Use It As A Lever. You Find A Rock To Act As A Fulcrum. Which Of The Following Would Be A Good Thing To Try? I
  91. physics

    A uniform, horizontal beam is 5.00m long and has a weight of 200N. The beam is hinged at one end to a wall. A 600N weight is attached to the order end of the beam. The beam is supported by cable at the end opposite the wall. The cable attaches to the wall
  92. Physics

    Find work done when 25kg weight lifted to a vertical height of 2m from the ground carrying to the same place by pushing it up and inclined plane make the angle of 30 degree (g=9.8)
  93. Physical Education

    5. Select the answer below that best describes how you can increase the intensity of your workout. (1 point) A. exercise more often B. increase the speed of a run, amount of weight lifted, or distance a muscle is stretched C. Increase the length of time of
  94. science

    a worker pushes a box with a horizontal force of 50 N over a level distance of 5m. If a frictional force of 43 N acts on the box in a direction opposite to that of the worker, what was the net work done to the box?
  95. physics

    A worker pushes a wheelbarrow with a force of 40 N over a level distance of 6.0 m. If a frictional force of 24 N acts on the wheelbarrow in a direction opposite to that of the worker, what net work is done on the wheelbarrow?
  96. phy

    1. A Uniform rod AB 3m long weighing 3 Kg is held horizontally by two strong vertical strings at its ends. A weight of 7 kg is hanging on the rod at a distance of 1m from end A and another weight of 12 Kg is hanging at 0.5 m from end B.(a)Make the free
  97. physics

    Water is lifted out of a well 38.0m deep by a motor rated at 1.00hp. assuming70% efficiency, how many kilograms of water can be lifted in 1 min?
  98. Physics

    Water is lifted out of a well 25.0 m deep by a motor rated at 1.50 hp. Assuming efficiency 90%, how many kilograms of water can be lifted in 1 min?
  99. HELP! - Physics

    I need help with this. A frustrated farmer is trying to move a large rock from his land. The stone has a mass of 1275 kg. By using a piece of board as a lever and a fulcrum the farmer will have a better chance of moving the rock. The farmer places the
  100. physics

    A 4.0 kg object is lifted 1.5 m. (a) how much work is done against the earth's gravity ? (b) repeat if the object is lowered insteadof lifted