1. college physics

    a water skier is being pulled by a tow rope attached to a boat. as the driver pushes the throttle forward,the skier accelerates. a 70.3kg water skier has an initial speed of 6.10m\s. determine the work done by the net external force acting on the skier.
  2. Physics

    A water-skier is being pulled by a tow rope attached to a boat. As the driver pushes the throttle forward, the skier accelerates. A 73.0-kg water-skier has an initial speed of 7.1 m/s. Later, the speed increases to 10.9 m/s. Determine the work done by the
  3. physics

    A water-skier is being pulled by a tow rope attached to a boat. As the driver pushes the throttle forward, the skier accelerates. A 65.6-kg water-skier has an initial speed of 5.2 m/s. Later, the speed increases to 11.9 m/s. Determine the work done by the
  4. physics

    A water-skier is being pulled by a tow rope attached to a boat. As the driver pushes the throttle forward, the skier accelerates. A 83.0-kg water-skier has an initial speed of 5.9 m/s. Later, the speed increases to 11.4 m/s. Determine the work done by the
  5. physics

    A water-skier is being pulled by a tow rope attached to a boat. As the driver pushes the throttle forward, the skier accelerates. A 71.6-kg water-skier has an initial speed of 5.8 m/s. Later, the speed increases to 11.8 m/s. Determine the work done by the
  6. Physics

    A water-skier is being pulled by a tow rope attached to a boat. As the driver pushes the throttle forward, the skier accelerates. A 63.6-kg water-skier has an initial speed of 5.3 m/s. Later, the speed increases to 10.8 m/s. Determine the work done by the
  7. Physics(Please respond)

    A water-skier is being pulled by a tow rope attached to a boat. As the driver pushes the throttle forward, the skier accelerates. A 83.9-kg water-skier has an initial speed of 6.3 m/s. Later, the speed increases to 10.1 m/s. Determine the work done by the
  8. physics

    A water skier, moving at a speed of 6.42 m/s, is being pulled by a tow rope that makes an angle of 39.7 ° with respect to the velocity of the boat (see the drawing). The tow rope is parallel to the water. The skier is moving in the same direction as the
  9. Physics

    A water skier, moving at a speed of 8.36 m/s, is being pulled by a tow rope that makes an angle of 33.4 ° with respect to the velocity of the boat (see the drawing). The tow rope is parallel to the water. The skier is moving in the same direction as the
  10. AP physics

    A water skier, moving at a speed of 8.61 m/s, is being pulled by a tow rope that makes an angle of 34.9 ° with respect to the velocity of the boat. The tow rope is parallel to the water. The skier is moving in the same direction as the boat. If the
  11. Physics

    A 66-kg water skier is being pulled by a nylon (Young's modulus 3.7 x 109 N/m2) tow rope that is attached to a boat. The unstretched length of the rope is 20 m and its cross-section area is 2.8 x 10-5 m2. As the skier moves, a resistive force (due to the
  12. Physics

    A 68-kg water skier is being pulled by a nylon (Young's modulus 3.7 x 109 N/m2) tow rope that is attached to a boat. The unstretched length of the rope is 15 m and its cross-section area is 1.8 x 10-5 m2. As the skier moves, a resistive force (due to the
  13. physics

    The water skier in the figure is at an angle of 35degree with respect to the center line of the boat, and is being pulled at a constant speed of 15m/s . 1)If the tension in the tow rope is 90.0 , how much work does the rope do on the skier in 30.0 ? 2)How
  14. Math (Calculus) (Related Rates)

    A boat pulls away from a dock at 2 m/s, but the operator has neglected to remove the tow rope used to pull the boat up to the dock. This rope runs thru a pulley which is attached to the dock at a point 1 m higher than the point at which the rope is
  15. college physics helpasap

    The water skier in the figure is at an angle of 35degree with respect to the center line of the boat, and is being pulled at a constant speed of 15m/s . 1)If the tension in the tow rope is 90.0N, how much work does the rope do on the skier in 30.0s ? 2)How
  16. Math (Calculus) (Related Rates)

    A boat pulls away from a dock at 2 m/s, but the operator has neglected to remove the tow rope used to pull the boat up to the dock. This rope runs thru a pulley which is attached to the dock at a point 1 m higher than the point at which the rope is
  17. Physics

    A boat with a horizontal tow rope pulls a water skier. She skies off to the side, so the rope makes an angle of 15.0° with her direction of motion, but in the same direction as the boat is traveling. The tension in the rope is 160 N. How much work is done
  18. Physics

    Hello! I am having trouble figuring out the answer for this question: A 60 kg water skier is being pulled behind a boat. If the propulsive force applied by the 500 kg boat is 2.50 * 10^3 N, determine the acceleration of the skier and tension force in the
  19. physics

    Water skiers often ride to one side of the center line of a boat, as shown in the figure . In this case, the ski boat is traveling at 15 {\rm m}/{\rm s} and the tension in the rope is 76 N. If the boat does 3600 J of work on the skier in 53.6 m, what is
  20. Physics

    Water skiers often ride to one side of the center line of a boat, as shown in the figure. In this case, the ski boat is traveling at 15 m/s and the tension in the rope is 90 N. If the boat does 3500 J of work on the skier in 42.4 m, what is the angle
  21. physics

    water skiers often ride to one side of the center line of a boat, as shown 7-14. In this case, the ski boat is traveling at 15m/s and the tension in the rope is 80 n. If the boat does 3400 J of work on the skier in 50.3 m, what is the angle (theta) between
  22. Ap Physics

    Water skiers often ride to one side of the center line of a boat, as shown in the figure . In this case, the ski boat is traveling at 15 (m/s} and the tension in the rope is 80 N. If the boat does 3600 J of work on the skier in 51.3 m, what is the angle
  23. Physics

    the ski boat is traveling at 15 m/s and the tension in the rope is 80 N. If the boat does 3500 J of work on the skier in 54.6 m, what is the angle between the tow rope and the center line of the boat?
  24. math

    A man pulls a rope over a simple pulley attached to the bow of a rowboat. The man’s hands are 8 feet above the water and the bow of the boat is 1 foot above the water. How fast must the man pull the rope to tow the boat in at 3 feet per second when it is
  25. physics

    A skier is pulled by a tow rope up a frictionless ski slope that makes an angle of 12 degrees with the horizontal. The rope moves parallel to the slope with a constant speed of 1.0 m/s. The force of the rope does 880 J of work on the skier as the skier
  26. Calculus

    A boat is pulled into a dock by means of a rope attached to a pulley on the dock. The rope is attached to the front of the boat, which is 7 feet below the level of the pulley. If the rope is pulled through the pulley at a rate of 18 ft/min, at what rate
  27. Calculus

    A boat is pulled in to a dock by a rope with one end attached to the front of the boat and the other end passing through a ring attached to the dock at a point 6 ft higher than the front of the boat. The rope is being pulled through the ring at the rate of
  28. Calculas

    A boat is pulled into a dock by means of a rope attached to a pulley on the dock. The rope is attached to the bow of the boat at a point 10 ft below the pulley. If the rope is pulled through the pulley at a rate of 20 ft/min, at what rate will the boat be
  29. Physics

    A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 23.0° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 55.3 kg, and the coefficient of
  30. physics

    A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 25.9° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 55.3 kg, and the coefficient of
  31. physics

    A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 22.2° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 56.0 kg, and the coefficient of
  32. Physics

    A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 24.0° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 60.0 kg, and the coefficient of
  33. physics

    A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 25.9° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 55.3 kg, and the coefficient of
  34. physics

    A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 25.9° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 55.3 kg, and the coefficient of
  35. College Physics

    A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 28.2 ° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 46.7 kg, and the coefficient of
  36. Physics

    A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 27.2 ° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 53.7 kg, and the coefficient of
  37. Calculus Practice Problems

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow (front end) of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 4 m higher than the bow of the boat. If the rope is pulled in at a rate of 3 m/s, at what speed is the boat approaching the
  38. calculus

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 1 m higher than the bow of the boat. If the rope is pulled in at a rate of 1 m/s, how fast is the boat approaching the dock when it is 7
  39. calculus

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 1 m higher than the bow of the boat. If the rope is pulled in at a rate of 1 m/s, how fast is the boat approaching the dock when it is 9
  40. Calculus

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat an passing through the pulley on the deck that is 1m high than the bow of the boat ,if the rope is pulled im at the rate of 0.8m/s how fast does the boat approach the deck when it is
  41. Calculus

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat an passing through the pulley on the deck that is 1m high than the bow of the boat ,if the rope is pulled im at the rate of 0.8m/s how fast does the boat approach the deck when it is
  42. Calculus

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat an passing through the pulley on the deck that is 1m high than the bow of the boat ,if the rope is pulled im at the rate of 0.8m/s how fast does the boat approach the deck when it is
  43. calc 1

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 1 m higher than the bow of the boat. If the rope is pulled in at a rate of 1 m/s, how fast is the boat approaching the dock when it is 4
  44. Math - Calculus

    A boat is pulled into a wharf by a rope at a speed of 20m/min. If the rope is attached to a point on the boat 7m vertically below the wharf, at what rate is the rope being drawn in when the boat is 24m from the wharf?
  45. Calculus

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 1 m higher than the bow of the boat. If the rope is pulled in at a rate of 1m/s,how fast is the boat approaching the dock when it is 8 m
  46. Calculus

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 1 m higher than the bow of the boat. If the rope is pulled in at a rate of 1 m/s, how fast is the boat approaching the dock when it is 8
  47. Calculus

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 1 m higher than the bow of the boat. If the rope is pulled in at a rate of 1 m/s, how fast is the boat approaching the dock when it is 7
  48. calculus

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 1 m higher than the bow of the boat. If the rope is pulled in at a rate of 1.4 m/s, how fast is the boat approaching the dock when it is
  49. Calculus

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 1 m higher than the bow of the boat. If the rope is pulled in at a rate of 1.4 m/s, how fast is the boat approaching the dock when it is
  50. College physics

    The motor of a ski boat generates an average power of 7.30 104 W when the boat is moving at a constant speed of 10 m/s. When the boat is pulling a skier at the same speed, the engine must generate an average power of 8.40 104 W. What is the tension in the
  51. physics

    The motor of a ski boat generates an average power of 5.83 × 104 W when the boat is moving at a constant speed of 17.4 m/s. When the boat is pulling a skier at the same speed, the engine must generate an average power of 8.45 × 104 W. What is the tension
  52. Physics

    The motor of a ski boat generates an average power of 7.30 104 W when the boat is moving at a constant speed of 10 m/s. When the boat is pulling a skier at the same speed, the engine must generate an average power of 8.40 104 W. What is the tension in the
  53. Physics

    Could someone help me with this, please. Thanks. The tension in a rope attached to a boat is 27.5 lb. The rope is attached to the boat 6.0 ft below the level at which the boat is being drawn in. At the point where there is 18.0 ft of rope out, what force
  54. Physics

    The tension in a rope attached to a boat is 27.5 lb. The rope is attached to the boat 6.0 ft below the level at which the boat is being drawn in. At the point where there is 18.0 ft of rope out, what force is bringing the boat towards the dock, and what
  55. physics

    A water-skier is being pulled at a steady speed in a straight line. her mass plus the mass of the ski is 65 kg. the pull of the tow rope on her is 520 N. a...i) What is the vertical component Y of the push of the water on the ski?? ....ii) What is the
  56. college physics

    A water-skier is being pulled at a steady speed in a straight line. her mass plus the mass of the ski is 65 kg. the pull of the tow rope on her is 520 N. a...i) What is the vertical component Y of the push of the water on the ski?? ....ii) What is the
  57. DrBob222 physics

    A skier is pulled up a slope at a constant velocity by a tow bar. The slope is inclined at 27.2 ° with respect to the horizontal. The force applied to the skier by the tow bar is parallel to the slope. The skier's mass is 53.7 kg, and the coefficient of
  58. physic

    A water skier has a mass of 73 kg. Find the magnitude of the net force acting on the skier when she lets go of the tow rope and glides to a halt in 20 s.
  59. Calculus

    A boat being pulled toward a wharf by a rope attached to the boats deck from a point 8.0 m above the deck. If the rope is being pulled in at a rate of 2.0 m/min, how fast is the boat approaching the wharf when it is 12.0 m away?
  60. physics

    The water skier there has a mass of 71.0 kg. Find the magnitude of the net force acting on the skier when (a) she is accelerated from rest to a speed of 14.0 m/s in 9.00 s and (b) she lets go of the tow rope and glides to a halt in 16.0 s.
  61. Physics Help!

    A skier wants to build a rope tow to pull herself up a ski hill that is inclined at 15 with the horizontal. Calculate the tension needed in the rope to give the skier's 54kg body a 1.2 m/s^2 acceleration.
  62. Physics

    A skier wants to build a rope tow to pull herself up a ski hill that is inclined at 15 with the horizontal. Calculate the tension needed in the rope to give the skier's 54kg body a 1.2 m/s^2 acceleration.
  63. Physics

    A boat is pulled through a canal by horses walking parallel to the canal and exerting a force of 1000 N on a tow rope 40 meters long. If the distance from the boat to the horse track is 15 meters, what is the magnitude of the effective component pulling
  64. 12th grade physics

    A boat pulled through a canal by horses walking parallel to the canal and exerting a force of 1000 N on a tow Rope 40 meters long. Is the distance from the boat to the horse track is 15 meters, what is the magnitude of the effective component pulling the
  65. Calculus

    a) A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow ("front") of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 1m higher than the bow of the boat. If the rope is pulled in at a rate of 1m/s, how fast is the boat approaching the dock
  66. calculus

    I need help with this problem. I think I figured out how to set it up but I keep getting stuck in the middle. A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attatched to the bow of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 1m higher than the bow of
  67. calculus

    a man on a dock is pulling in a boat by means of a rope attached to the bow of the boat 1ft above the water level and passing through a simple pulley located on a dock 8ft above the water level. if he pulls in the rope at a rate of 2ft/sec, how fast is the
  68. AP PHYSICS

    A water skier lets go of the tow rope upon leaving the end of a jump ramp at a speed of 14.9 m/s. As the drawing indicates, the skier has a speed of 10.9 m/s at the highest point of the jump. Ignoring air resistance, determine the skier's height H above
  69. Physics

    A water skier lets go of the tow rope upon leaving the end of a jump ramp at a speed of 17.9 m/s. As the drawing indicates, the skier has a speed of 11.1 m/s at the highest point of the jump. Ignoring air resistance, determine the skier's height H above
  70. physics

    A water-skier lets go of the tow rope upon leaving the end of a jump ramp at a speed of v1 = 14.7 m/s. the skier has a speed of v2 = 12.7 m/s at the highest point of the jump. Ignoring air resistance, determine the skier's height H above the top of the
  71. Physics Help Please!!!!

    A man pushes a stalled car with a horizontal force of 312 N. The car does not move. What is the frictional drag force on the car? A water-skier (mass=60kg) is pulled by a boat with a horizontal force of 300N. The boat and the skier have a constant
  72. Physics

    A 80 kg skier grips a moving rope that is powered by an engine and is pulled at constant speed to the top of a 25 degree hill. The skier is pulled a distance x = 230m along the incline and it takes 2.3 min to reach the top of the hill. If the coefficient
  73. Calculus

    A man on a wharf is pulling in a boat by means of a rope attached to the bow of the boat 1 meter above water level and passing through a simple pulley located on the dock 8 meters above water level. If he pulls in the rope at the rate of 2 meters per
  74. Physics

    A 95 kg rowboat is initially at rest, until it is pulled toward the dock with a rope with a tension of 30.0 N. The dock is higher than the boat, and the rope makes an angle of 25° at the place where it meets the boat. What is the acceleration of the boat?
  75. Physics- Newton's 1st and 2nd Law

    Please help me :( Briefly explain the following scenario's using Newton's first law. a) Trevor wants to tow Kevin's car with his truck. He attached a small tow rope between the vehicles and leaves the rope slack (loose). Trevor quickly accelerates forwards
  76. Physics

    Two ropes attached to a young tree are pulled by two landscapers. Rope 1 is pulled with 267 N of force at an angle of 23 degrees north of east and Rope 2 is pulled with 377 N of force due west.
  77. honors geometry

    You and a group of friends are participating in a ropes course. One of the obstacles involves doing a Tarzan Swing into a lake. A rope swing is at the edge of the lake. It is attached to a platform arm that overhangs the lake as shown in the diagram below.
  78. science

    A 50 kg skier is pulled up a frictionless ski slope that makes an angle of 8 degrees with the horizontal by holding onto a tow rope that moves parallel to the slope. Determine the magnitude of the force of the rope on the skier at an instant when a) the
  79. Algebra

    A winch is used to tow a boat to a dock. The rope is attached to the boat at a point 15 feet below the level of the winch. Find the distance from the boat to the dock when there is 75 feet of rope out. I got 15^2+75^2=X^2. I put a square root around each
  80. physics

    A balling ball of mass 70.2 kilogram is attached to the ceiling by a 4.20 meter rope. The ball is pulled to to one side and set to horizontal circular motion with a speed of 3.6 meters per second. The angle between the rope and the vertical axis is 30
  81. physics

    Physics force of friction question a 63kg water skier is pulled across a lake by a rope that exerts a force of 3.2x10^2 and makes an angle 17 degrees above the horizontal. if the coefficient between the skies and the lake is 0.27 at what rate will the
  82. Calculas

    A boat is pulled into a dock by means of a winch 12 feet above the deck of the boat. The winch pulls in rope at a rate of 4 feet per second. Determine the speed of the boat when there is 37 feet of rope out. ft/sec??? can someone please tell me which
  83. physics

    A 14.5 kg ring has 3 ropes attached to it. One rope is being pulled due North with a force of 340 N. Another rope is being pulled 68 degrees South of West with a force of 450 N. How hard and in what direction must the third rope be pulled in order to cause
  84. Algebra 1

    A boat towing a water skier leaves a dock and travels east at a speed of 20mph. Two minutes later, a second boat towing another skier leaves the dock in the same direction at a speed of 25mph. How long will it take the second boat to overtake the first
  85. calculus

    A boat is pulled into a dock by a string attached to the bow of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is1ft higher than the bow of the boat. If the string is pulled at a rate of 3 ft/second, how fast is the boat approaching the dock when
  86. Physics

    A small plane tows a glider at constant speed and altitude. If the plane does 2.00X10^5 J of work to tow the glider 165 m and the tension in the tow rope is 2660 N, what is the angle between the tow rope and the horizontal?
  87. Calculus

    A pulley system on a pier is used to pull boats towards the pier for docking. Suppose that a boat is being docked and has a rope attaching the boat's bow on one end and feeding through the pier's pulley system on the other end. The pulley system is 1 meter
  88. Geometry

    boat dock is 9 ft above water level if a 41 ft rope is attached to the dock on one side and to the boat on the other side, what is the horizontal distance from the dock to the boat?
  89. calculus

    Find the acceleration of the specified object. (Hint: Recall that if a variable is changing at a constant rate, its acceleration is zero.) A boat is pulled into a dock by means of a winch 8 feet above the deck of the boat (see figure). The winch pulls in
  90. Physics

    Two ropes attached to a young tree are pulled by two landscapers. Rope 1 is pulled with 267 N of force at an angle of 23 degrees north of east and Rope 2 is pulled with 377 N of force due west. a) Determine the magnitude and direction of the resultant
  91. Physics

    Two ropes attached to a young tree are pulled by two landscapers. Rope 1 is pulled with 267 N of force at an angle of 23 degrees north of east and Rope 2 is pulled with 377 N of force due west. a) Determine the magnitude and direction of the resultant
  92. science

    A rope is stretched between two boats at rest. A sailor in the first boat pulls the rope with a constant force of 100 N. First boat with the sailor has a mass of 250 kg whereas the mass of second boat is double of this mass. If the initial distance between
  93. Physic

    A 23.0 kg block is sitting on the ground. Two ropes are attached to the top of the block. Rope A is pulled upward with a force of 20.0 N and rope B is pulled upwards with a force of 5.0 N. What is the normal force on the block?
  94. Physics

    Hey everyone I really need help with this question. A 10kg object is attached to a 1.5m long rope suspended from the ceiling. The object is pulled until the rope makes a 35 degree angle with the vertical. Disregarding air resistance, what would the speed
  95. Physics

    A rope is attached from a truck to a 1403 kg car. The rope will break if the tension is greater than 2375 N. Neglecting friction, what is the maximum possible acceleration of the truck if the rope does not break? m/s2 If the truck can reach 30 mph within
  96. Physics

    a 63-kg water skier is pulled up a 14.0 degree incline by a ropeparallel to the incline with a tension of 512 N. the coefficient ofkinetic friction is 0.27. What are the magnitude and direction ofthe skier's acceleration
  97. Physical Science

    A boat exerts a force of 417N pulling a water skier who is 64kg at rest. The skier speed is 15m/s. over what distance was the force exerted?
  98. Physics

    A power boat of mass 495 kg is cruising at a constant speed of 8.9 m/s. The propeller provides a drive force of 780 N. The driver of the boat shuts off the engine, and the boat coasts to a halt. Assume-contrary to fact-that the resistive force due to the
  99. Physics

    A power boat of mass 460 kg is cruising at a constant speed of 8.9 m/s. The propeller provides a drive force of 765 N. The driver of the boat shuts off the engine, and the boat coasts to a halt. Assume-contrary to fact-that the resistive force due to the
  100. physics

    A power boat of mass 465 kg is cruising at a constant speed of 8.9 m/s. The propeller provides a drive force of 765 N. The driver of the boat shuts off the engine, and the boat coasts to a halt. Assume-contrary to fact-that the resistive force due to the