# A snowmobile does 400J of work in towing a sled to the top of a hill. During th etrip up the hill, it took 50J to overcome the work of friction. What is the potential energy of the motionless sled

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1. ## Physics

Josh starts his sled at the top of a 3.0m high hill that has a constant slope of 25 degrees. After reaching the bottom, he slides across a horizontal patch of snow. The hill is frictionless but the coefficient of kinetic friction between his sled and the

2. ## Physics

The driver accelerates a 240.0 kg snowmobile, which results in a force being exerted that speeds up the snowmobile from 6.00 m/s to 28.0 m/s over a time interval of 60.0 s. b. What is the snowmobile's change in momentum? What is the impulse on the

3. ## physics

A sled slides without friction down a small, ice-covered hill. If the sled starts from rest at the top of the hill, its speed at the bottom is 7.60 m/s. What is the height of the hill?

4. ## PHYSICS

Jamal pulls a 150-N sled up a 28.0 degrees slope at constant speed by a force of 100 N. Near the top of the hill he releases the sled. With what acceleration does the sled go down the hill?

5. ## physics

A girl coasts down a hill on a sled, reaching the bottom with a speed of 8.6 m/s. The coefficient of friction between the sled's runners and the snow is 0.050, and the girl and sled together weigh 670 N. How far does the sled travel on the surface before

6. ## physics

Suppose the ski patrol lowers a rescue sled and victim, having a total mass of 95.0 kg, down a θ = 50.0° slope at constant speed. The coefficient of friction between the sled and the snow is 0.100. (a) How much work is done by friction as the sled moves

7. ## physics

A boy is pushing his sled up a snowy slope. The sled has a mass of 20.4 kg and weighs 200 N. The boy pushes with a constant force of 75 N. The sled travels a distance of 10 m and gains 3 m in height. When the sled reaches the top, it is traveling 2 m/s.

8. ## Pyhsics

A sled slides down a snow-covered hill at CONSTANT SPEED. If the hill makes an ANGLE of 10degrees ABOVE THE HORIZONTAL, WHAT IS THE COEFFICIENT OF KINETIC FRICTION BETWEEN THE SLED AND THE SNOW? ~>HELP!

9. ## science

A sled is tied to a tree on a frictionless snow covered hill,as shown.If the sled weighs 77N ,1)Find the magnitude of the tension force T exerted by the rope on the sled .2)Find the magnitude of the normal force applied by the hill on the sled.MY WORK IS

a sled weighing 100 pounds reaches the foot of a hill with a speed of 40 feet/sec. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the horizon surface of the ice at the foot of the hill is 0.030. How far will the sled travel on the ice?

11. ## Science

A sled is at rest at the top of a 2 m high slope. The sled has a mass of 45 kg. What is the sled's potential energy?

12. ## Physics

A father pushes horizontally on his daughter's sled to move it up a snowy incline, as illustrated in the figure, with h = 3.9 m and θ = 11°. The total mass of the sled and the girl is 35 kg and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled runners

13. ## Physics

A sled starts from rest at the top of a hill and slides down with a constant acceleration. At some later time it is 14.4 m from the top; 2.00 s after that it is 25.6 m from the top, 2.00 s later 40.0 m from the top, and 2.00 s later it is 57.6 m from the

14. ## trigonometry

A tower 150 m high is situated at the top of a hill. At a point 650 m down the hill, the angle between the surface of the hill and the line of sight to the top of the tower is 12 deg 30 min. Find the inclination of the hill to a horizontal plane.

15. ## physics

A sled and rider have a total mass of 58.4 kg. They are on a snowy hill accelerating at 0.4g. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the snow is 0.17. What is the angle of the hill's slope measured upward from the horizontal? You may find

16. ## physics!!!

a sled and rider with a combined weight of 60kg are at rest on top of a hill 12m high.what is the total energy at the top of the hill?

17. ## physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 50.0 kg slide down a frictionless slope. If the sled starts from rest and has a speed of 3.40 m/s at the bottom, what is the height of the hill?

18. ## 8th grade physical science

You are on roller blades on top of a small hill. Your PE is 1,000.0 Joules. The last time you check your mass was 60.0 kg. What is the height of the hill? if you start skating down this hill, your poetntial energy will be converted to kinetic. At the

19. ## physics

Josh starts his sled at the top of a 2.0 m-high hill that has a constant slope of 25 degrees . After reaching the bottom, he slides across a horizontal patch of snow. The hill is frictionless, but the coefficient of kinetic friction between his sled and

20. ## physics

a child holds a sled at rest on a frictionless snow covered hill. if the sled weighs 77newtons. find the force exerted on the rope by the child and the force on the rope exerted by the sled by the hill?

21. ## Physics-Work, Energy, and Power

A 56.9 kg sledder descends an 8.21-meter high hill, encountering a friction force of 11.7 N, Fill in the blanks and determine the speed of the sledder after traveling the 31.7 meters to the bottom of the hill. Top of the hill: KE=0J PE=_ W=_ Work=_ PE=0J

22. ## physics

A sled is accelerating down a hill at a rate of 1 m/s2 . If the mass of the sled is suddenly cut in half and the net force on the sled is doubled, what is the acceleration of the sled?

23. ## physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 53.0 kg slide down a frictionless hill that is 7.63 m high. If the sled starts from rest, what is its speed at the bottom of the hill?

24. ## physics

A snowmobile is pulling a large sled across a snow-covered field. The weight of the sled is 3560 N. If the coefficient of friction of the sled is 0.12, what is the pulling force supplied by the snowmobile?

25. ## physics

You're standing at the top of a snow-covered hill, sloped at 11.0°. The coefficient of kinetic friction between your sled and the hill is 0.304. Unfortunately, there's a running stream just at the bottom of the hill, and you don't want to get wet. If you

26. ## Physics

A snowmobile, with a mass of 530 kg, applied a force of 410 N backwards on the snow. a) What force is responsible for the snowmobile’s resulting forward motion? (Hint: Think action–reaction force pairs.) b) If the force of friction on the snowmobile is

27. ## Science

A sled and rider with a combined weight of 59 kg are at rest on the top of a hill 24 m high. (a) What is their total energy at the top of the hill? (b) Assuming there is no friction, what would the total energy be on sliding halfway down the hill?

28. ## physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 47.4 kg slide down a frictionless hill that is 8.61 m high. If the sled starts from rest, what is its speed at the bottom of the hill?

29. ## physics

A girl coasts down a hill on a sled, reaching level ground at the bottom with a speed of 7.0 m/s. The coeﬃcient of kinetic friction between the sled’s runners and the hard, icy snow is 0.054, and the girl and sled together weigh 749 N. The acceleration

30. ## Physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 45.0 kg slide down a frictionless hill. If the sled starts from rest and has a speed of 8.0 m/s at the bottom, what is the height of the hill (include units)?

31. ## physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 58.9 kg slide down a frictionless hill that is 8.09 m high at an angle of 23◦ from horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . If the sled starts from rest, what is its speed at the bottom of the hill?

32. ## physics

A boy coasts down a hill on a sled, reaching a level surface at the bottom with a speed of 6.9 m/s. If the coefficient of friction between the sled's runners and snow is 0.045 and the boy and sled together weigh 580 N, how far does the sled travel on the

A girl coasts down a hill on a sled, reaching level ground at the bottom with a speed of 6.7 m/s. The coeﬃcient of kinetic friction between the sled’s runners and the hard, icy snow is 0.048, and the girl and sled together weigh 615N. The acceleration

34. ## physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 59.0 kg slide down a frictionless slope. If the sled starts from rest and has a speed of 3.40 m/s at the bottom, what is the height of the hill?

35. ## physics

a sled weighing 100 pounds reaches the foot of a hill with a speed of 40 feet/sec. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the horizon surface of the ice at the foot of the hill is 0.030. How far will the sled travel on the ice?

36. ## physics

A boy drags a 100 N sled up a 20 degree slope at constant velocity. If the coefficient of friction between the sled and hill is 0.2 what force must he exert at an angle of 35 degrees with respect to the hill?

37. ## PHYSICS

An 800.0 kg roller coaster car is at rest at the top of a 95 m hill. It rolls down the first drop to a height of 31 m. When it travels to the top of the second hill, it is moving at 28 m/s. It then rolls down the second hill until it is at ground level.

38. ## physics

4. An 800.0 kg roller coaster car is at rest at the top of a 95 m hill. It rolls down the first drop to a height of 31 m. When it travels to the top of the second hill, it is moving at 28 m/s. It then rolls down the second hill until it is at ground

39. ## physics

A girl coasts down a hill on a sled, reaching level ground at the bottom with a speed of 7.0 m/s. The coeﬃcient of kinetic friction between the sled’s runners and the hard, icy snow is 0.054, and the girl and sled together weigh 749 N. The acceleration

40. ## physics

A father pushes horizontally on his daughter's sled to move it up a snowy incline, as illustrated in the figure, with h = 3.4 m and θ = 14°. The total mass of the sled and the girl is 35 kg and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled runners

41. ## physics

A sled rider with a combined mass of 50.0kg are at the top of a hill of a 14m above the level of ground below. The sled is given a push providing an initial kinetic energy of 1700J. What is the potential energy at the top of the hill? After the push, what

42. ## physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 40.0 kg slide down a frictionless hill. If the sled starts from rest and has a speed of 9.0 m/s at the bottom, what is the height of the hill? m

43. ## Physics

Two 30kg children in a 20 kg cart are stationary at the top of a hill. They start rolling down the 80m tall hill and they are traveling at 30 km h-1 when they reach the bottom. (The cart had brakes!) How much work was done on the cart by friction during

44. ## physics

a sled slides down a frictionless hill. if the sled starts from rest at the top, its speed is 7.5 m/s. a.) on a second run , the sled starts with a speed of 1.5 m/s at the top.. will it end with less than 9 m/s, 9 m/s, or more than 9 m/s b.) find the speed

45. ## phys. help

A 30-kg child coast down a hill on a 20-kg sled. She pushes off from the top of the hill with a velocity of 1 m/s. At the bottom of the hill, she is moving 4 m/s. If there is no heat generated when she slides down, how high is this hill? thank u

46. ## Physics - conservative and non conservative (check

If a sled reaches the base of the hill with a speed of 15.6m/s, how much work was done by the snow on the sled between points x and y, where x is 3m above the ground with a velocity of 14.30m/s and y is toughing the ground. the sled and the rider are 70kg

47. ## physics

A rocket is attached to a person in a sled with a combined mass of 55 kg. The sled is launched with 360 N of thrust up a frictionless icy hill sloped at 19° from the horizontal. What is the magnitude of acceleration of the sled while it travels up the

48. ## Physics

Lucky you have been commissioned to design a Bobsled Run for the new theme park Walrus of Fun going up in Anchorage, Alaska. You get a maximum of 1500 meters of track to work with. Except on the turns the coefficient of kinetic friction is .15. Here is

49. ## Science

Two children, m1 = 50 kg and m2 = 55 kg, and a plastic sled of mass 35 kg start at rest and slide for 5.0 s down a hill. The force of gravity pulling the children and sled down the hill is 470 N but the snow provides a frictional force of 325 N. At the

50. ## physics

gayle runs at a speed of 4.00 m/s and dives on a sled, initially at rest on the top of a frictionless, snow-covered hill. after she has descended a vertical distance at a 5.00 m, her brother,who is initially at rest, hops on her back, and they continue

51. ## physics

Gayle runs at a speed of 3.80 m/s and dives on a sled, initially at rest on the top of a frictionless snow covered hill. After she has descended a vertical distance of 5.00 m, her brother, who is initially at rest, hops on her back and together they

52. ## Physics

A child on a sled is initially at rest on an icy horizontal surface. The sled is pushed until it reaches a final velocity of 7.00 m/s in a distance of 11.2 m. The coefficient of friction between the ice and runners of the sled is 0.200, and the weight of

53. ## AP Physics

A child on a sled starts from rest at the top of a hill and slides down. Does the velocity at the bottom depend on the angle of the hill if: (a) it is icy and there is no friction? (b) there is friction (deep snow)? I'm thinking that the angle will always

54. ## physics

A girl coasts down a hill on a sled, reaching level ground at the bottom with a speed of 6.6 m/s. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled's runners and the hard, icy snow is 0.047, and the girl and sled together weigh 755 N. The acceleration

55. ## Physics

A snowmobile does 400J of work in towing a sled to the top of a hill. During th etrip up the hill, it took 50J to overcome the work of friction. What is the potential energy of the motionless sled at the top of the hill? Well I know that the formula for

56. ## Physics

A 4000 kg trailer is towed up a hill with a 5% grade. If the towing truck starts from rest at the bottom of the hill and reaches a speed of 12 m/s at the top of the hill, how much is the towing force. The road from the bottom to the top of the hill is

57. ## physics

A 4000 kg trailer is towed up a hill with a 5% grade. If the towing truck starts from rest at the bottom of the hill and reaches a speed of 12 m/s at the top of the hill, how much is the towing force. The road from the bottom to the top of the hill is

58. ## Physic

A father pushes horizontally on his daughter's sled to move it up a snowy incline, as illustrated in the figure, with h = 3.7 m and θ = 18°. The total mass of the sled and the girl is 35 kg and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled runners

59. ## physics

You are pulling your sister on a sled to the top of a 20.0 m high, frictionless hill with a 10.0° incline. Your sister and the sled have a total mass of 50.0 kg. You pull the sled, starting from rest, with a constant force of 127 N at an angle of 45.0°

60. ## physics

A 30kg sled(with rider) slides without friction down a small, ice covered hill. On the first run the sled starts from rest and its speed at the bottom of the hill is 8.50m/s. On the second run the sled starts with a speed of 1.50m/s at the top. Find the

61. ## Physics URGENT!!!

Gayle runs at a speed of 9.00 m/s and dives on a sled, initially at rest on the top of a frictionless, snow-covered hill, that has a vertical drop of 20.0 m. After she has descended a vertical distance of 4.00 m, her brother, who is initially at rest, hops

62. ## physics

1. A snowmobile, with a mass of 530 kg, applied a force of 410 N backwards on the snow. a. What force is responsible for the snowmobile’s resulting forward motion? (Hint: Think action–reaction force pairs.) b. If the force of friction on the snowmobile

63. ## physics need urgent helpp

i have tried everything, please helpp A snowmobile, with a mass of 530 kg, applied a force of 410 N backwards on the snow. What force is responsible for the snowmobile’s resulting forward motion? (Hint: Think action–reaction force pairs.) If the force

64. ## physics

A child and a sled have a combined mass of 87.5 kg slides down a friction-less hill that is 7.34 m high. If the sled starts from rest, what is the velocity of the sled at the bottom of the hill?

65. ## physical science

a sled and rider with a combined weight 60kg are at rest on the top of a hill 12m high. what is their total energy at the top of the hill?

66. ## physics

Gayle runs at a speed of 8.00 m/s and dives on a sled, initially at rest on the top of a frictionless, snow-covered hill, that has a vertical drop of 14.0 m. After she has descended a vertical distance of 5.00 m, her brother, who is initially at rest, hops

67. ## Physics

Marcus and Santa are sliding down a snowy hill that is 13.3 m high. On the hill itself friction and air resistance can be ignored. At the bottom of hill the sled hits a long patch of rough snow that slows the sled down by exerting an average force of 170

68. ## Physics

Your dog is about to sled up the hills shown in the figure below where h1 = 4.0 m and h2 = 5.1 m. You give your dog a little push at the bottom of hill with a speed of 9.0 m/s. (Starts on ground level before h1.) Assume that the friction between the sled

69. ## Physics

You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend

70. ## physics

You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend

71. ## Physics

You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend

72. ## Science

Two children, m1 = 50 kg and m2 = 55 kg, and a plastic sled of mass 35 kg start at rest and slide for 5.0 s down a hill. The force of gravity pulling the children and sled down the hill is 470 N but the snow provides a frictional force of 325 N. At the

73. ## Physics

A child insists on going sledding on a barely snow-covered hill. The child starts from rest at the top of the 60 m long hill which is inclined at an angle of 30o to the horizontal, and arrives at the bottom 8.0 s later. What is the coefficient of kinetic

74. ## physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 40.0 kg slide down a frictionless hill. If the sled starts from rest and has a speed of 9.0 m/s at the bottom, what is the height of the hill? m

75. ## physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 48.4 kg slide down a frictionless hill that is 7.15 m high. If the sled starts from rest, what is its speed at the bottom of the hill?

76. ## physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 47.8 kg slide down a frictionless hill that is 7.18 m high. If the sled starts from rest, what is its speed at the bottom of the hill?

77. ## physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 45.0 kg slide down a frictionless hill that is 8.79 m high. If the sled starts from rest, what is its speed at the bottom of the hill? m/s

78. ## Physics

At the top of a hill, a sled is moving at 5 m/s. Later, it is moving at 20 m/s. How far did the sled descend. I have no idea how to do this without another variable like acceleration or time.

79. ## Physics

Gayle runs at a speed of 3.80 m/s and dives on a sled, initially at rest on the top of a frictionless snow covered hill. After she has descended a vertical distance of 5.00 m, her brother, who is initially at rest, hops on her back and together they

80. ## Physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 45.0 kg slide down a frictionless hill. If the sled starts from rest and has a speed of 8.0 m/s at the bottom, what is the height of the hill (include units)?

81. ## Physics URGENT!!!

Gayle runs at a speed of 9.00 m/s and dives on a sled, initially at rest on the top of a frictionless, snow-covered hill, that has a vertical drop of 20.0 m. After she has descended a vertical distance of 4.00 m, her brother, who is initially at rest, hops

82. ## Physics URGENT!!!

Gayle runs at a speed of 9.00 m/s and dives on a sled, initially at rest on the top of a frictionless, snow-covered hill, that has a vertical drop of 20.0 m. After she has descended a vertical distance of 4.00 m, her brother, who is initially at rest, hops

83. ## physics

under the influence of its drive force, snowmobile is moving at constant velocity along a horizontal patch of snow. When drive force is shut off, snowmobile coasts to a halt. a) During the coasting phase, what is the net external force acting on the

84. ## physics

A sled and rider have a total mass of 57.2 kg. They are on a snowy hill accelerating at 0.5g. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the snow is 0.20. What is the angle of the hill's slope measured upward from the horizontal? You may find

85. ## Physics

a skier, mass 61 kg is at the top of a hill and starts down with an initial speed of 5m/s. he does no work on the way down, assume that the hill surface is frictionless. find his speed at the bottom of the hill which is 10m below the top.

86. ## physics

A sled and rider have a total mass of 58.4 kg. They are on a snowy hill accelerating at 0.4g. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the snow is 0.17. What is the angle of the hill's slope measured upward from the horizontal? You may find

87. ## physics

A child on a sled (total mass 41 kg) slides down a hill inclined at an angle θ = 22° at a constant speed 3.5 m/s. (a) How long does it take the child to travel 40 meters down the slope? (b) What is the frictional force on the sled? (c) What is the

88. ## applilcations of trigonometry

A surveyor wants to find the height of the top of a hill. He observes that the angles of elevation of the top of the hill at points C and D, 300m apart, lying on the base of the hill and on the same side of the hill are 30° and 45° respectively What is

89. ## Math

Paul is standing at the bottom of a hill that is 150 meters high. He measures the angle of the elevation of the top of the hill to be 32 degrees. If the slope of the hill is constant, how far will his walk to the top of the hill be

90. ## physics

A boy coasts down a hill on a sled, reaching a level surface at the bottom with a speed of 6.2 m/s. If the coefficient of friction between the sled's runners and snow is 0.060 and the boy and sled together weigh 480 N, how far does the sled travel on the

91. ## Trigonometry, can someone check this please

A sled travels from point A at the top of a hill to point B at the bottom. If the sled travels 120 m from A to B and the vertical descent AC is 50 m, what is the angle of depression to the nearest degree? arctan=50/120

92. ## Physics

A girl is sitting on a sled. She is pushed by a spring that was compressed 0.8m. The spring constant is 2500 N/m. After moving 2.5 m across a surface that applies 60 n of friction, the girl and the sled slid up a frictionless hill. The mass of both the

93. ## physics

The cart starts from rest at the top of a hill with height, H2. It rolls down the hill and at the bottom of the hill it has a speed of 10 m/s. Next it is at the top of same hill but pushed so that it starts at the top of the hill with a speed of 4.59 m/s.

94. ## physics

The cart starts from rest at the top of a hill with height, H1. It rolls down the hill and at the bottom of the hill it has a speed of 8 m/s. Next it is at the top of same hill but pushed so that it starts at the top of the hill with a speed of 6 m/s. How

95. ## physics

a person is sled-riding down a hill that is 15.0 ft high. starting at the top with a speed of 10.0 ft/s, the sled reaches the bottom with a speed of 25.0 ft/s. (A) determine whether mechanical energy has been conserved. (B) why might mechanical energy not

96. ## physics

a bicyclist has a mass of 50 kg. Intial velocity is 20 m/s as she hits the bottom of the hill. Doing no work, she reaches the top of the hill with a final velocity of 5 m/s. What is the vertical height of the hill?

97. ## science

After a sled passed over a snowy path on a hill, the grass or dirt under the snow may begin to show through where the sled has traveled, why?

98. ## Physical Science

After a sled has passed several times over a snowy path on a hill, the grass or dirt under the snow may begin to show through where the sled has traveled. Why?

99. ## Physics

a 107 lb little red wagon full of kids is on the top of a 41.4 m hill. the wagon falls down the hill and up a 14.5 m hill. how fast is it going on the top of the second hill if there is no friction?

100. ## Math

A girl is sitting on a sled. She is pushed by a spring that was compressed 0.8m. The spring constant is 2500 N/m. After moving 2.5 m across a surface that applies 60 n of friction, the girl and the sled slid up a frictionless hill. How high do the girl and