# An Olympic skier moving at 20.0 m/s down a 30.0 degree slope encounters a region of wet snow and slides 145 m before coming to a halt. What is the coefficient of friction between the skis and the snow?

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1. ## 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

2. ## COLLEGE PHYSICS

A 62.0 kg skier is moving at 6.50 m/s on a frictionless, horizontal snow covered plateau when she encounters a rough patch 3.50 m long. The coefficient of kinetic friction between this patch and returning to friction-free snow, she skis down an icy,

3. ## Physic

A 61-kg skier, coasting down a hill that is an angle of 23 to the horizontal, experiences a force of kinetic friction of magnitude 72N. The skier's speed is 3.5m/s near the top of the slope. Determine the speed after the skier has travelled 62m downhill.

4. ## physics

A skier traveling at 26.2 m/s encounters a 23 degree slope. (a)If you could ignore friction, to the nearest meter, how far up the hill does he go? (b)If the coefficient of kinetic friction in the previous problem was actually 0.11 and the slope 30 degrees,

5. ## Physics

Starting from rest, a skier slides 100 m down a 28 degree slope.How much longer does the run take if the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.17 instead of 0?

6. ## physics

An Olympic skier moving at 20.0 m/s down a 30.0 degree slope encounters a region of wet snow and slides 145 m before coming to a halt. What is the coefficient of friction between the skis and the snow?

7. ## Physics

A 50kg skier starts from rest from the top of a 100m slope. What is the speed of the skier on reaching the bottom of the slope? Neglect friction. would i do this: =PE + KE =mgh +1/2mv^2 =50(10)(100) + 1/2 (50)v^2 =50000 +25v^2 =2000 =v^2 44.7m/s =v Is this

8. ## Physics

A skier stands on a 5 degree slope . if the coefficient of static friction is 0.1, does the skier start to slide?

9. ## Physics

A skier of mass 70 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. (a) How much work is required to pull him 60m up a 30 degree slope (assumed frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s? (b) What power must a motor have to perform this task?

10. ## PHYSICS

1. Vecor A is 3 units in length and points along the positive x-axis. Vector B is 4 units in length and points along a direction 150 degrees from the positive x-axis. What is the direction of the resultant relative to the positive x-axis? a. 80 degrees b.

A 63 kg skier encounters a dip in the snow's surface that has a circular cross section with a radius of curvature of 12 m. If the skier's speed at point A in Figure 8-25 is 7.9 m/s, what is the normal force exerted by the snow on the skier at point B?

12. ## Physics

An Olympic skier moving at 19 m/s down a 26 degree slope encounters a region of wet snow and slides 136 m before coming to a halt. What is the coefficient of friction between the skis and the snow? ( g = 9.81 m/s2)

13. ## physics

A 35-kg skier skis directly down a frictionless slope angled at 11° to the horizontal. Assume the skier moves in the negative direction of an x axis along the slope. A wind force with component Fx acts on the skier. What is Fx (in N) if the magnitude of

14. ## physics

An Olympic skier moving at 20.0 m/s down a 30.0 degrees slope encounters a region of wet snow, of coefficient of friction uk = 0.740. How far down the slope does she go before stopping?

15. ## Physics

A 64 kg skier is on a 18 degree slope. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the skis and snow is .04. A) What is the weight of the skier? B) what is the normal force of the slope on the skier? C) why is the “parallel” force on the skier? D) what

16. ## physics

A ski slope drops at an angle of 24 degrees with respect to the horizontal and is 500 m long. A 60 kg skier skis down from the top to the bottom of the slope. A.) Determine the change in gravitational potential energy of the skier+earth system. b.) If 20%

17. ## physics

A skier coasts down a very smooth 10-m high slope. if the speed of the skier on the slope is 5.0-m/s what is his speed at the bottom of the slope?

18. ## physics

A skier slides down a ski slope with an acceleration 2.2 m/s^2 directed down the slope. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the skis and the slope is 0.24. What is the angle of the slope with the ground?

19. ## physicsn

An Olympic turkey moving at 20.0 m/s down a 30.0° slope encounters a region of wet snow and slides 145 m before coming to a halt. What is the coefficient of friction between the turkey and the snow? The accelerations down the hill is 1.4 m/s^2.

20. ## Science

Please answer I have solved the numrical part. A skier is pulled up a slope at constant speed. The tension in the wire pulls the skier with a force of 400N that acts at 40 degree to the slope. 1. Explain with reference to the forces acting on he skier why

21. ## Physics 1

a skier of mass 70.0kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 60.0 m up a 35.0 degree slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0m/s? The Value of g is 9.81 m/s^2?

22. ## Physics

A 64.5-kg skier moving horizontally at 4.83 m/s encounters a 16.7° incline. a) How far up the incline will the skier move before she momentarily stops, ignoring friction? b) How far up the incline will the skier move if the coefficient of kinetic friction

23. ## Physics

A 55.3 kg skier is moving at 14.9 m/s on a frictionless horizontal, snow covered plateau when she encounters a rough patch 1.7 m long. The coefficient of kinetic friction between this patch and her skis is 0.27. After crossing the rough patch, what is the

24. ## physics

A 48 kg skier skis directly down a frictionless slope angled at 5° to the horizontal. Assume the skier moves in the negative direction of an x axis along the slope. A wind force with component Fx acts on the skier. (a) What is Fx if the magnitude of the

25. ## college level physics

a 40 kg skier skis down a frictionless slope angled at 10 degrees to the horizontal. Assume the skier moves in the negative direction of an x axis along the slope. A wind force with component Fx acts on the skier. What is Fx is the magnitude of the skier's

26. ## physics

A skier with a mass of 70 kg starts from rest and skis down an icy (frictionless) slope that has a length of 52 m at an angle of 32° with respect to the horizontal. At the bottom of the slope, the path levels out and becomes horizontal, the snow becomes

27. ## Physics

A 61-kg snow skier is being pulled up a 14 ° slope by a steel (Young's modulus 2.0 x 1011 N/m2) cable. The cable has a cross-section area of 7.0 x 10-5 m2. The cable applies a force to the skier, and, in doing so, the cable stretches by 2.1 x 10-4 m. A

28. ## Physics

A 85-kg snow skier is being pulled up a 17 ° slope by a steel (Young's modulus 2.0 x 1011 N/m2) cable. The cable has a cross-section area of 7.4 x 10-5 m2. The cable applies a force to the skier, and, in doing so, the cable stretches by 2.6 x 10-4 m. A

29. ## Science

A skier squats low and races down a 13 ◦ ski slope. During a 7 s interval, the skier accelerates at 4.2 m/s 2 .What is the vertical component of the skier’s acceleration? Answer in units of m/s 2

30. ## ap physics

A skier of mass 70.5 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 60 m up a 38° slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s?

31. ## science

A skier with a mass of 60.0 kg starts from rest and skis down an icy (frictionless) slope that has a length of 53.0 m at an angle of 25.4° with respect to the horizontal. At the bottom of the slope, the path levels out and becomes horizontal, the snow

32. ## physics

A 40 kg skier comes directly down a frictionless ski slope that is inclined at an angle of 10 degrees with the horizontal while a strong wind blows parallel to the slope. Determine the magnitude and diercection of the force of the wind on the skier id a)

33. ## physics

A skier skis down a 25 m high frictionless ski slope. How fast will she be moving at the bottom of the slope if: A) She starts from rest at the top B) She starts out with a velocity of 10 m/s

34. ## 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

35. ## eng physics

in a downhill race a skier slides down a 40 degree slope. starting from rest how far must he slide down the slope to reach a speed of 130 km/hr. ignore air friction and assume the co effiecnt of kinetic friction between skies and snow is .1

36. ## Physics

3. An 80 kg skier is skiing down a slope (assume its frictionless) as shown in the diagram. The skier then hits a patch of sandy snow that applies a constant frictional force of 320 N directed up the slope. a. What is the skiers acceleration before hitting

37. ## Physics

A skier with a mass of 66.6 kg starts from rest and skis down an icy (frictionless) slope that has a length of 58.4 m at an angle of 29.8° with respect to the horizontal. At the bottom of the slope, the path levels out and becomes horizontal, the snow

38. ## 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

An 60 kg skier is sliding down a ski slope at a constant velocity. The slope makes an angle of 13° above the horizontal direction. (a) Ignoring any air resistance, what is the force of kinetic friction acting on the skier? in N (b) What is the coefficient

40. ## PHYSICS

An Olympic skier moving at 20.0 m/s down a 30.0 degrees slope encounters a region of wet snow, of coefficient of friction uk = 0.740. How far down the slope does she go before stopping?

41. ## physics

a skier moving at 15 m/s down a 20 degree slope encounters a region of wet snow of coefficient of friction is 0.8. how far down the slope does she go before stopping

42. ## Physics

A skier travelling 37 mph encounters a 21 degree slope. With friction not considered, how far up the slope will he travel

43. ## College physics

A skier traveling at 30.9 m/s encounters a 21.5 degree slope. If you could ignore friction, to the nearest meter, how far up the hill does he go?

44. ## physic

A skier traveling at 38.8 m/s encounters a 27.2 degree slope. If you could ignore friction, to the nearest meter, how far up the hill does he go?

45. ## Physics

A skier is pulled up a slope at constant speed. The tension in the wire pulls the skier with a force of 400N that acts at 40 degree to the slope. 1. Explain with reference to the forces acting on he skier why he travels at constant speed. 2.Describe two

46. ## Physics

A skier squats low and races down a 14 degree ski slope. During a 5 s interval, the skier accelerates at 4.2 m/s2. What is the horizontal component of the skier’s acceleration (perpendicular to the direction of free fall)?

47. ## Physics

A 69-kg skier moving horizontally at 4.1 m/s encounters a 21° incline. (a) How far up the incline will the skier move before she momentarily stops, ignoring friction? (b) How far up the incline will the skier move if the coefficient of kinetic friction

48. ## physics

A skier stands on a 5 degree slope.if the cofficient of static friction is 0.1,does the skier start to slide down?

49. ## Physics

A 45kg skier is sliding down a 37 degree ski slope starting from rest. She crossed the 25m in 5.0s. Ignoring air resistance, Find all the forces on the skier.

50. ## 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

51. ## 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

52. ## 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

53. ## 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

54. ## 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

55. ## Physics

A ski slope drops at an angle of 24 degrees with respect to the horizontal and is 500 m long. A 60 kg skier skis down from the top to the bottom of the slope. A.) Determine the change in gravitational potential energy of the skier+earth system. b.) If 20%

56. ## Physics

A skier with a mass of 56 kg starts from rest and skis down an icy (frictionless) slope that has a length of 70 m at an angle of 32° with respect to the horizontal. At the bottom of the slope, the path levels out and becomes horizontal, the snow becomes

57. ## physics

A 69 kg skier encounters a dip in the snow's surface that has a circular cross section with a radius of curvature of 12 m. If the skier's speed at point A as shown below is 8.4 m/s, what is the normal force exerted by the snow on the skier at point B?

58. ## physics

A 75.5 kg skier encounters a dip in the snow's surface that has a circular cross section with radius of curvature of \$r\$ = 10.1 m. If the skier's speed at point A in the figure below is 7.82 m/s, what is the normal force exerted by the snow on the skier at

59. ## 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

60. ## Physics

Skier A of mass 71kg slides down a slope and makes a completely inelastic collision with Skier B, who is stationary, and has a mass of 55kg.Immediately after the collision both skiers have a speed of 5.8m/s. a)Find the speed of skier A immediately before

61. ## Physics

A skier skiing downhill reaches the bottom of a hollow with a velocity of 20.0m/s, and then coasts up a hill with a 12 degree slope. If the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.11, how far up the slope will she travel before she stops?

62. ## physics 20

DYNAMICS: a skier starts at the top of a 30m hill ta an anle of 20 degrees. the skier goes straight down the firctionless slope. How long will it take the skier to get to the bottom?

63. ## physics 20

DYNAMICS: a skier starts at the top of a 30m hill ta an anle of 20 degrees. the skier goes straight down the firctionless slope. How long will it take the skier to get to the bottom?

64. ## physics

A skier of mass 54.6 kg comes down a slope of constant angle 21◦ with the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the force on the skier parallel to the slope? Answer in units of N

65. ## physics

A skier of mass 40.6 kg comes down a slope of constant angle 30◦ with the horizontal. What is the force on the skier parallel to the slope? Neglect friction. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2

66. ## physics

A skier of mass 54.6 kg comes down a slope of constant angle 21◦ with the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the force on the skier parallel to the slope? Answer in units of N

67. ## physics

A skier of mass 54.6 kg comes down a slope of constant angle 21◦ with the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the force on the skier parallel to the slope? Answer in units of N

68. ## physics

A skier of mass 75.0 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 60.0 m up a 35° slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s?

69. ## Physics

A skier of mass 73.5 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 58 m up a 32° slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s?

70. ## Physics

A 63.7 kg skier encounters a dip in the snow's surface that has a circular cross section with radius of curvature of \$r\$ = 11.5 m. If the skier's speed at point A in the figure below is 7.87 m/s, what is the normal force exerted by the snow on the skier at

71. ## Physics

A skier of mass 71.0 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 62.2 m up a 37.0 slope (assumed to be fric- tionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 .

72. ## physics

A 40 kg skier comes directly down a frictionless ski slope that is inclined at an angle of 10 degrees with the horizontal while a strong wind blows parallel to the slope. Determine the magnitude and diercection of the force of the wind on the skier id a)

73. ## physics

A skier squats low and races down an 11◦ ski slope. During a 3 s interval, the skier accelerates at 2.7 m/s^2 . What is the horizontal component of the skier’s acceleration (perpendicular to the direction of free fall)? Answer in units of m/s^2.

74. ## physics

A skier of mass 74.6 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 63.3 m up a 39.0◦ slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . Answer in

75. ## physics

A skier skis down a 25 m high frictionless ski slope. How fast will she be moving at the bottom of the slope if: A) She starts from rest at the top B) She starts out with a velocity of 10 m/s

76. ## math

Two professional downhill skiers are racing at the speeds shown in the diagram. *Skier 1 is going 100 ft/s, and Skier 2 is going 110 ft/s. Skier 1 starts 5 seconds before Skier 2. The course is 5000 ft long. Will Skier 2 pass Skier 1?

77. ## physics

The 60.0 kg skier shown below is skiing down a 35.0 degree incline where the magnitude of the friction force is 38.5N a. what is the acceleration of the skier? b. what is the normal force on the skier?

78. ## Algebra

need help. The skier goes down the slope distance d and time t. The relationship between d and t can be represented in the following form d = at = bt^2 where a nd b are constants. If given d=11 t=2 and d=28 t=4 how to calculate values of a and b. Calculate

79. ## Physics

A skier of mass 59.5 kg comes down a slope of constant angle 1◦ with the horizontal. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2 i. What is the force on the skier parallel to the slope? Answer in units of N. ii. What force normal to the slope is exerted by

80. ## Physics

A 52 kg skier is at the top of a slope, as in the figure. At the initial point A, the skier is 12.4 m vertically above the final point B. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 .Find the difference in potential energy if the zero level is midway down the

81. ## physics

A 64.2-kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 23.8° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 7.18 m/s. After coasting 1.96 m up the slope, the skier has a speed of 3.13 m/s. Calculate the work done by the kinetic

82. ## physics

A 64.9 kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 25.4° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 8.67 m/s. After coasting a distance of 1.92 m up the slope, the speed of the skier is 4.33 m/s. Calculate the work done by

83. ## Physics 1

A 64.9 kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 25.4° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 8.67 m/s. After coasting a distance of 1.92 m up the slope, the speed of the skier is 4.33 m/s. Calculate the work done by

84. ## physics

A 64.9 kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 25.4° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 8.67 m/s. After coasting a distance of 1.92 m up the slope, the speed of the skier is 4.33 m/s. Calculate the work done by

85. ## Physics

What is the terminal speed for an 77 kg skier going down a 45 âˆ˜ snow-covered slope on wooden skis Î¼k= 0.060? Assume that the skier is 1.8 m tall and 0.40 m wide. Assume the skier's drag coefficient is 0.80. Express your answer using two significant

86. ## Physics

A 61.8 kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 26.0° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 6.10 m/s. After coasting a distance of 1.86 m up the slope, the speed of the skier is 4.48 m/s. Calculate the work done by

87. ## physics

A 65.0-kg skier coasts up a snow-covered hill that makes an angle of 27.4° with the horizontal. The initial speed of the skier is 6.37 m/s. After coasting 2.07 m up the slope, the skier has a speed of 4.06 m/s. Calculate the work done by the kinetic

88. ## physics

A 50.0-kg skier starting from rest travels 200 m down a hill that has a 20.0° slope. When the skier reaches the bottom of the hill, her speed is 30.0 m/s. (a) How much work is done by friction as the skier comes down the hill? (b) What is the magnitude of

89. ## physics

A 150 lb (68 kg) skier impacts a person who is standing at the bottom of the ski hill. If our skier began the descent at a height of 40 meters, how fast was our skier moving to the bottom of the hill?

90. ## Physics

Answer A skier is pulled up a slope at constant speed. The tension in the wire pulls the skier with a force of 400N that acts at 40 degree to the slope. 1. Explain with reference to the forces acting on he skier why he travels at constant speed. 2.Describe

91. ## History

Which of the following best describes the Olympic Peninsula region? A. The Olympic Peninsula is mostly urban, containing a large percentage of the state’s population. B. The Olympic Peninsula contains some of the only temperate rain forests in North

92. ## 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

93. ## 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

94. ## Science

A skier of mass 75 kg accelerates from rest down the slope as shown in the diagram (It's a triangle with a height of 300 m, length of 400 m, and the hypotenuse is 500 m; The skier is on the hypotenuse. At the bottom of the slope, he is travelling at 40

95. ## physics

A skier of mass 65.0 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 57.0 m up a 35° slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s? J

96. ## Physics

A skier of mass 67.0 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 59 m up a 32° slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s?

97. ## Physics

A skier of mass 74.5 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 55 m up a 31° slope (assumed to be frictionless) at a constant speed of 2.0 m/s?

98. ## physics

a skier moving at 85 km/hr straight down a tall ountain having a 60 degrre slope. at what rate is his altitude decreasing?

99. ## Physics

Determine the stopping distance for a skier moving down a slope with friction with an initial speed of 20.6m/s. Assume μk=0.178 and θ=5.27.

100. ## IPC

A skier skies down a slope with an average speed of 50 km/s. How far does the skier travel in 5 minutes?