1. Physics

    A truck tractor pulls two trailers, one behind the other, at a constant speed of 100 km/h. It takes 0.640 s for the big rig to completely pass onto a bridge 390 m long. For what duration of time is all or part of the truck-trailer combination on the
  2. physics

    The driver of a car wishes to pass a truck that is traveling at a constant speed of 19.0 m/s . Initially, the car is also traveling at a speed 19.0 m/s and its front bumper is a distance 24.3 m behind the truck's rear bumper. The car begins accelerating at
  3. physics

    A tractor T is pulling two trailers, M1 and M2, with a constant acceleration. T has a mass of 200 kg, M1 has a mass of 100 kg, and M2 has a mass of 150 kg. If the forward acceleration is 0.60 m/s2, then the horizontal force on the tractor due to the
  4. Physics

    A truck travels at a constant speed of 28.0 m/s in the fast lane of a two-lane highway. It approaches a stationay car stopped at the side of the road. When the truck is still 1.2x10^2 m behind the car, the car pulls out into the slow lane with an
  5. physics

    Assume the truck is going at v0 = 25 m/s, and you're 20 m behind the truck. You decide to accelerate at a = 1.0 m/s2 to pass the truck. To pass safely, you also want to pass the truck by 20 m before moving back to the lane. Part A ) Estimate the time
  6. Math

    A woman driving a care 14ft long is passing a truck 30 ft long. The truck is traveling at 50 miles per hour. How fast must the woman drive her car so that she can pass the truck completely in 6 seconds?
  7. Physics

    A 15.0 m long truck traveling at 40.0 mph has a braking capability of 5.00 m/s2 from this speed. It is approaching a 10.0-m wide intersection with a traffic light that is turning yellow. (a) What is the minimum distance the truck can be from the
  8. physics

    A car is behind a truck going 23.0 m/s on the highway. The driver looks for an opportunity to pass, guessing that his car can accelerate at 2.2 m/s2, and he gauges that he has to cover the 24.0 m length of the truck, plus 10 m clear room at the rear of the
  9. Physics..please help

    A car is traveling at 20m/s when it pulls out to pass a truck that is traveling at only 18m/s. The car accelerates at 2.0m/s^2 for 4.0 s and then maintains this new velocity. First it asked me to calculate the distance during acceleration so I used d =
  10. Physics

    At the instant the traffic light turns green, an automobile that has been waiting at an intersection starts ahead with a constant acceleration of 2.50 m/s^2. At the same instant, a truck, traveling with a constant speed of 15.4 m/s, overtakes and passes
  11. Calculus

    The police department must determine a safe speed limit on a bridge so that the flow rate of cars is at a maximum per unit time. The greater the speed limit, the farther apart the cars must be expected to be in order to allow for a safe stopping distance.
  12. Algebra

    A woman driving a car 14 ft long is passing a truck 30 ft long. The truck is traveling at 50 mi/h. How fast must the woman drive her car so that she can pass the truck completely in 6s?
  13. physics

    You are driving your car along a country road at a speed of 21.5 m/s. As you come over the crest of a hill, you notice a farm tractor 35.7 m ahead of you on the road, moving in the same direction as you at a speed of 10.0 m/s. You immediately slam on your
  14. physics

    A truck on a straight road starts from rest and accelerates at 2.0 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 20 m/s. Then the truck travels for 20 s at constant speed until the brakes are applied, stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 5.0 s. (a)
  15. physics

    A truck on a straight road starts from rest, accelerating at 2.00 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 11.0 m/s. Then the truck travels for 65.0 s at constant speed until the brakes are applied, stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 5.00 s.
  16. Physics

    A truck on a straight road starts from rest and accelerates at 3.0 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 18.1 m/s. Then the truck travels for 24.5 s at constant speed until the brakes are applied, stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 5.7 s.
  17. calculus

    Two roads intersect at an angle of 48º. A car and truck collide at the intersection, and then leave the scene of the accident. The car travels at 100 km h down one road, while the truck goes 80 km h down the other road. Fifteen minutes after the accident,
  18. physics

    A 75.0 kN truck is parked in the middle of a 20.0 m long bridge. How much force must each end of the bridge exert to support the truck?
  19. Physics

    A truck is stopped for a red light at Ridge Road on Higgins line. At the instant the light turns green, the truck pulls away with a constant acceleration of 3.3 m/s2. A cyclist approaching the truck with a constant velocity of 12.0 m/s is 8.60 m behind the
  20. physics

    A tractor pulls a loaded wagon with a constant force of 300 N. If the total mass of the wagon and its contents is 275 kg, (a) what is the wagon's acceleration? (b) Assuming the wagon started from rest, how far does the tractor travel in 4.00 s?
  21. Physics

    A car is travelling at 2 0m/s when it pulls out to pass a truck that is travelling at only 18 m/s the car accelerates at 2 m/s square for 4 sec and then maintains this new velocity. if the car was originally 8 mtrs behind the truck when it pulled out to
  22. Physics

    As a traffic light turns green, a waiting car starts with a constant acceleration of 6.0 m/s^2.At the instant the car begins to accelerate, a truck with a constant velcoity of 21 m/s pass in the next lane. (a) How far will the car travel before it
  23. Physics

    a transport truck pulls on a trailer with a force of 600 N {E}. the trailer pulls on the transport truck with a force: a) zero b) of less than 600 N[W] if the truck is slowing down. c) equal to 600 N [W] only if the truck is moving at constant velocity d)
  24. mechanics of dynamic

    A thief escapes and boarded on a truck and traveled at a constant speed of 55kph. Two hours later after the truck left , a policeman pursued the truck at a constant speed of 80kph. How long it did take the policeman to catch up the thief ?
  25. PHYSICS

    A while crossing a bridge that is 3.6 km long, a truck weighing 9000 N is stalls 0.6 km from the left side of the bridge Calculate the torque about the left support due to the truck
  26. pre calc

    it takes my father 3 hours to plow our cornfield with his new tractor using the old tractor it takes me 5 hours. if we both plow for 1 hour before i go to school, how long will it take dad to finish the plowing. I got 2.5 hours but i think that is totally
  27. Physics

    A car and a truck starts from rest at the same instant, with the car initially at some distant behind the truck. The truck has a constant acceleration of 2.1 m/s^2, and the car at 3.4 m/s^2. The car overtakes the ruck after it has moved 40.0 m. a) how much
  28. physic

    A police car is travelling in a straight line with constant speed vp.A truck travelling in the same direction with speed 3/2 vp passes the police car.The truck driver realizes that she is speeding and immediately begins to slow down at a constant rate
  29. Math

    A tire shop that sells only one size of tire, .75 metres in diameter, decides to sell tires for big rigs that are 1.5 metres in diameter. If the cost of the .75 meter tires is $100.00 for four, how much will it cost for the 18 tires required for a big rig?
  30. math

    A farmer's tractor has gotten stuck in a muddy pasture. To try to free the tractor, the farmer ties a rope to a tree and the front of her tractor, then pulls sideways in the middle of the rope with a force of F = 510 N. Angles of θ = 5 degrees are
  31. physics

    A 4000 kg truck traveling at constant velocity and a braking force of 20000 N is suddenly applied. It takes 6 seconds for the truck to stop. a) what is the deceleration of the truck? b) what is the velocity of the truck before the brakes were applied c)
  32. PHYSICS! Really Confused! Test Tmrw

    A person is standing on a 10-m bridge above a road. He wants to jump from the bridge and land in the bed of a truck that is approaching him at 30 m/s. In order to clear the bridge railing, he has to jump upward initially with a speed of 5 m/s. HOW FAR AWAY
  33. physics

    A certain truck can slow at a maximum rate of 4.6 m/s2 in an emergency. When traveling in this truck at a constant speed of 19 m/s the driver spots a large hole in the road 48.2 m in from of his position. The truck continues moving forward at a constant
  34. Science

    Two boys A and B are at two diametrically opposite points on a circle. At one instant the two start running on the circle; A anticlockwise with constant speed v and B clockwise with constant speed 2v. In 2 minutes, they pass each other for the first time.
  35. phyiscs

    A bolt is dropped from a bridge under construction, falling 81 m to the valley below the bridge. (a) How much time does it take to pass through the last 28 % of its fall? What is its speed (b) when it begins that last 28 % of its fall and (c) just before
  36. Physics!

    A person is standing on a 10-m bridge above a road. He wants to jump from the bridge and land in the bed of a truck that is approaching him at 30 m/s. In order to clear the bridge railing, he has to jump upward initially with a speed of 5 m/s. How far away
  37. MATH

    FOUR CYCLISTS A,B,C&D WANTS TO CROSS A BRIDGE BUT DUE TO BAD CONDITION OF BRIDGE ONLY TWO AT A TIME CAN CROSS IT. IF A TAKES 1 MINUTES, B TAKES 2 MINUTES,C TAKES FIVE MINUTES & D TAKES 10 MINUTES TO CROSS THE BRIDGE, HOW THEY ALL CAN CROSS THE BRIDGE IN 17
  38. Physics

    An automobile and a truck start from rest at the same instant, with the automobile initially at some distance behind the truck. The truck has a constant acceleration of 2.15m/s2 , and the automobile an acceleration of 3.47m/s2 . The automobile overtakes
  39. dynamics of rigid bodies

    10. The flatbed truck is traveling at constant speed of 60 kph up the 15% grade when the 100 kg crate which it carries is given a shove which imparts to an initial relative velocity x = 3m/s towards the rear of the truck. If the crate slides a distance x =
  40. 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
  41. Physics

    A truck traveling at a constant speed of 40.0 km/h applies its brakes and comes to a complete stop in 5.0 s. The truck starts again and accelerates at a constant rate of 0.80 m/s2. After restarting, how far does the truck travel before reaching its
  42. math

    A spray rig moving at 3 mph delivers 44 gallons per acre when the nozzles on the rig are 20 inches apart. a) Suppose the number of nozzles were increased so that they were only 15 inches apart. Find the new delivery rate of the rig. b) How could this
  43. physics - i need A.S.A.P

    A truck traveling at a constant speed of 30.6 m/s passes by a police car which is at rest. The police officer catches up to the truck in 700 m, maintaining a constant acceleration. i)Calculate how long it took the police's car to overtake the truck speeder
  44. physics

    A car moving at a speed of approximately 176.5 km/h. 923 m in front of the car, there is a truck moving at a speed of 84.2 km/h in the same direction. 1.What is the name of the physical process that would occur if both vehicles kept moving at constant
  45. ALGEBRA

    A car travels 20 kph faster than a truck. The car covers 350 km in two hours less than the time it takes the truck to travel the same distance. What is the speed of the car? How about the truck?
  46. Physics

    While driving her new Camaro at 20.0 m/s down a four-lane highway, Jessica comes up behind a slow-moving dump truck and decides to pass in the left-hand lane. If Jessica can accelerate at a rate of 5.0 m/s^2, how long will it take for her to reach a speed
  47. math

    Yurko saw a tractor slowly pulling a long pipe down the road. Yurko walked along beside the pipe in the same direction as the tractor, and counted 140 paces to get from one end to the other. He then turned around and walked back to the other end, taking
  48. Physics

    A Federation starship (2500000 kg) uses its tractor beam to pull a shuttlecraft (10000) aboard from a distance of 7 km away. The tractor beam exerts a constant force of 25000 N on the shuttlecraft. Both spacecraft are initially at rest. How far does the
  49. physics

    A 200m long train crosses a 400m long bridge with a speed of 36km/hr . Calculate the time taken by train to cross the bridge?
  50. Physics

    a car and a truck start from rest at the same instant with the car initially 50m behind the truck. The truck has a constant acceleration of 2m/s^2 and the car has a constant acceleration of 3m/s^2. The car overtakes the truck after how many seconds? At
  51. physics

    A 200m long train crosses a 400m long bridge with a speed of 36km/hr . Calculate the time taken by train to cross the bridge? plz give me the answer with explaination
  52. Physics

    A truck on a straight road starts from rest, accelerating at 2.00 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 32.0 m/s. Then the truck travels for 76.0 s at constant speed until the brakes are applied, stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 5.00 s.
  53. Physics

    A truck on a straight road starts from rest and accelerates at 2.8 m/s^2 until it reaches a speed of 16 m/s. Then the truck travels for 16s at constant speed until the brakes are applied,stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 3.6 s. How
  54. College Physics!!!

    A truck on a straight road starts from rest accelerating at 2.0 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 20 m/s. Then the truck travels for 20 s at constant speed until the brakes are applied, stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 5.0 s. What is
  55. Physics

    Two trucks having equal speeds hit their brakes at the same time, but truck has three times the acceleration as truck . Question:If truck B stops in time T, how long (in terms of T) will it take for truck A to stop?
  56. Physics

    A flatbed truck with a box sitting on the bed accelerates from rest on level ground. The truck’s speed as a function of time is 15t –2t^2 during this acceleration. The truck reaches its maximum speed and cruises along at this speed for 4 minutes. It
  57. Physics

    At the instant the traffic light turns green, an automobile that has been waiting at an intersection starts ahead with a constant acceleration of 2.50 . At the same instant, a truck, traveling with a constant speed of 15.4 , overtakes and passes the
  58. Physics

    question 1 ..A 5 kg rock is thrown vertically upward at 12 m/s. How high did the rock rise? question 2 The driver of a truck traveling at 126 km/h on a highway sees a sign which indicated that 800 m after the sign the maximum speed will be 90 km/h . When
  59. PLEASE HELP ME WITH PHYSICS!!

    A truck is traveling at 16 m/s to the north. The driver of a car, 500 m to the north and traveling south at 25 m/s, puts on the brakes and slows at 3.5 m/s2. Where do they meet? The truck has constant velocity of 16m/s. The car is 500m away, has velocity
  60. mechanics

    An ocean-going ferryboat is 4.38 m wide and 6.53 m long. When a truck pulls onto it, the boat sinks 6.36 cm in the water. What is the weight of the truck?
  61. Physics Grade 12

    Heather is sitting on her car at a spotlight. At the instant light turns green, she starts accelerating at 2.2 m/s/s. At the same moment a truck rumbles past her car going a constant speed of 12.2 m/s. Heather is infuriated at being passed by a truck and
  62. Physics

    Physics Homework _____________________________________________________________ 1.) A particle at t 1 = -2.0 s is at x 1 = 3.4 cm and at t 2 = 4.5 s is at x2 = 8.5 cm. What is its average velocity? Can you calculate its average speed from this data?
  63. physics

    A small ferryboat is 4.00 m wide and 6.00 m long. When a loaded truck pulls onto it, the boat sinks an additional 4.50 cm into the river. What is the weight of the truck?
  64. Physics

    A small ferryboat is 4.00 m wide and 6.00 m long. When a loaded truck pulls onto it, the boat sinks an additional 4.80 cm into the water. What is the weight of the truck?
  65. physics

    a car starts from rest at constant acceleration of 2m/s2 at the same instant, a truck travelling at a constant speed of 10m/s overtakes and passes the car i) how far beyond the starting point will the car overtake the truck ii) after what time will this
  66. Physics

    A truck with a mass of 2200 kg, moving at 31 m/s (69 mph), crashes into an immovable wall. It crumples; after the collision, the truck is 0.65m shorter in length than it was before. What is the average speed and how long did the collision last? I was
  67. physics

    A tractor of mass 5000kg is used to tow a car of mass 2500kg.The tractor moved with a speed of 3meter per secound.Just before the towing rope cuts,calculate (a)the speed of the tractor immediately the rope cuts
  68. Physics

    If a young girl is in a truck that is rolling down a hill with a force of 8765 N, what force must the brakes apply on the truck to have the truck roll at a constant speed? Would she have to apply more than 8765 N or less than 8765 N to get the truck to
  69. maths

    A 60m long bridge has an opening in the middle and both sides open up to let boats pass underneath. The two parts of the bridge floor rise up to a height of 18 m. Through what angle do they move?
  70. math

    a railway train 100 m long is runing at the speed of 50km/hour in what time will it pass pole near the line?
  71. math

    a railway train 100 m long is runing at the speed of 50km/hour in what time will it pass pole near the line?
  72. physics

    suppose you are driving on a straight two lane road at a constant speed of 88 km/h truck travelling at a constant speed of 104 km/h approaches you.what is the truck's velocity relative to you.
  73. Math

    The time t required to drive afixed distance varies inversely as the speed r. It takes 5 hr at a speed of 80 km/h to drive a fixed distance. How long will it take t odrive the same distance at a speed of 70 km/hr? Please help! In an inverse dependence
  74. Maths Trig

    A 60m long bridge has an opening in the middle and both sides open up to let boats pass underneath. The two parts of the bridge floor rise up to a height of 18 m. Through what angle do they move?
  75. Physics

    To save fuel, some truck drivers try to maintain a constant speed when possible. A truck traveling at 110.0 km/hr approaches a car stopped at the red light. When the truck is 211.7 meters from the car the light turns green and the car immediately begins to
  76. Economics

    When Burton Cummings graduated with honors from the Canadian Trucking Academy, his father gave him a $350,000 tractor-trailer rig. Recently, Burton was boasting to some fellow truckers that his revenues were typically $25,000 per month, while his operating
  77. Economics

    When Burton Cummings graduated with honors from the Canadian Trucking Academy, his father gave him a $350,000 tractor-trailer rig. Recently, Burton was boasting to some fellow truckers that his revenues were typically $25,000 per month, while his operating
  78. Physics

    A car having constant speed 50kmph.want overtake truck having constant speed of 20kmph what will be the time taken by car to overtake truck.??
  79. physic

    Average Speed 1. In the 2008 Summer Olympics, Usain Bolt won the 100-m race in 9.69 s. What was his average speed? 2. Light from the sun reaches Earth in 8.3 min. The speed of light is 3.0108 m/s. How far is Earth from the sun? 3. In Major League Baseball,
  80. Physics

    At the instant a traffic light turns green, an automobile that has been waiting at an intersection starts moving forward with a constant acceleration of 2.00m/s(squared). At the same time a truck traveling with a constant speed of 18m/s, overtakes and
  81. Physics

    At the instant a traffic light turns green, an automobile that has been waiting at an intersection starts moving forward with a constant acceleration of 2.00m/s(squared). At the same time a truck traveling with a constant speed of 18m/s, overtakes and
  82. physics

    James Bond is trying to jump from a bridge and land on the first car of a moving train that is going to pass under the bridge. The train moves at 85 km/h and the vertical height between the bridge and the top of the carriage is 15 m. if Bond gets a running
  83. Physics

    James Bond is trying to jump from a bridge and land on the first car of a moving train that is going to pass under the bridge. The train moves at 85 km/h and the vertical height between the bridge and the top of the carriage is 15 m. if Bond gets a running
  84. hw

    a train 100m long is to cross a river bridge of length 800m .what time will it take to cross the bridge ? given that the train moves with a constant velocity of 36 km/h
  85. physics

    a train 100 m long is to cross a river of a bridge of length 800 m what time will it take to cross the bridge the train moves with a velocity of 36 km h
  86. physic

    Block _____ Name ________________________________________ Date __________ Average Speed 1. In the 2008 Summer Olympics, Usain Bolt won the 100-m race in 9.69 s. What was his average speed? 2. Light from the sun reaches Earth in 8.3 min. The speed of light
  87. physics

    A ferry boat is 4.9 m wide and 6.9 m long. When a truck pulls onto it, the boat sinks 3.34 cm in the water. What is the weight of the truck? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 .
  88. physicsss

    while driving his sports car at 20.0 m/s down a four-lane highway, eddie comes up behind a slow-moving dump truck and decides to pass it in the left lane. If eddie can accelerate at 5.00 m/s2) (squared) how long will it take for him to reach a speed of
  89. physics

    A ferry boat is 6.2m wide and 7.1 m long. When a truck pulls onto it, the boat sinks 6.02 cm in the water. What us the weight of the truck? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2. Answer in units of N
  90. physics

    On a long journey if 10% of the distance is covered at an average speed of 40 km/h and 90% of the distance is covered at an average speed of 90 km/h. What is the average speed for the entire journey? How does this answer change if the percentages relate to
  91. physics

    A missile is fired form the back of a stationary truck. The missile takes off at a speed of 41.7 m/s and has a mass of 53.8 kg. If the truck has a mass of 856 kg, what is the recoil speed of the truck?
  92. Physics Help

    During a long airport layover, a physicist father and his 8-year-old daughter try a game that involves a moving walkway. They have measured the walkway to be 41.5 m long. The father has a stopwatch and times his daughter. First, the daughter walks with a
  93. Physics

    During a long airport layover, a physicist father and his 8-year-old daughter try a game that involves a moving walkway. They have measured the walkway to be 41.5 m long. The father has a stopwatch and times his daughter. First, the daughter walks with a
  94. Physics

    At the instant a traffic light turns green, a car starts moving with a constant acceleration a of 3.05 m/s^2. At the same time a truck, traveling with a constant speed of 10.15 m/s, overtakes and passes the car. How far beyond the traffic light will the
  95. physics- multiple choice

    1. A transport truck pulls on a trailer with a force of 600N [E]. The trailer pulls on the transport truck with a force a) of zero b) of less than 600 N is the truck is slowing down c) equal to 600 N only if the truck is moving at constant velocity d)
  96. physics

    a car and a truck starts from rest at the same instant with the car is behind the truck initially at the same distance. the truck has a constant acceleration of 4 ft/s^2 and the car has an acceleration of 6 ft/s^2. the car overtake the truck after the
  97. Physics

    A Car is travelling 20m/s when it pulls out to pass a truck that is travelling at 18 m/s. The car accelerates at 2.0m/s^2 for 7.0 seconds B) What is the car's speed at the end of the period of acceleration? Vi=20 m/s Vf=18 m/s a= 2.0m/s^2 t=7.0 Seconds I
  98. physics

    A truck travels up a hill with a 13◦ incline. The truck has a constant speed of 18 m/s. What is the horizontal component of the truck’s velocity? Answer in units of m/s
  99. physics

    A truck travels up a hill with a 7.2◦ incline. The truck has a constant speed of 19 m/s. What is the horizontal component of the truck’s velocity? Answer in units of m/s.
  100. Math (prob)

    The probability of an outstanding student pass a biology test is 60%. If he takes three test, which are the experimental results for each test? My doubt is if I should consider the pass=.6 since the first event or when it mentions that the probability is