An elevator was design to transport 13 passenger between floor of a ten story building. The unloaded elevator car weighs 1050kg. Assuming tha the average passengers weighs 70kg,determine the weight of the counter weight

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    Struggling with this problem: A student stands on a bathroom scale in an elevator at rest on the 64th floor of a building. The scale reads 848 N. As the elevator starts to move up, the scale reading increases to 968 N, then changes back to 848 N. What was

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  8. Physics

    An elevator motor provides 45.0 kW of power while lifting a 2000 kg elevator 35 m. If the elevator contains six passengers of the same mass and it takes 20.0 s to accomplish this task, determine the mass of each passenger. Assume the system is 83 %

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  10. Math

    You are given the job of laying carpet for a six-story building. At each floor the dimensions of the floor are 75 meters in length by 40 meters in width. A stairwell takes up a space 2.5 m by 1.5 m, and cuts through each floor. If the rest of the floor

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    1. The boy is ten years old. 2. He is a ten-year-old boy. 3. The building is ten meters tall. 4. The building is ten meters high. 5. It is a ten-meter-tall building. 6. It is a ten-meter-high builing. 7. It is a ten-meter building. (Which ones are

  12. Physics : Vertical Motion #2

    An elevator starts from rest at the ground floor of the building. It experiences an acceleration a=0.500m/s^2 and reaches a velocity of 5.48m/s. What is the floor reached by the moving elevator, knowing that each floor us 3.00m high?

  13. Physics

    007 (part 1 of 2) An elevator accelerates upward at 1.2 m/s2. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the upward force exerted by the floor of the elevator on a(n) 92 kg passenger? Answer in units of N 008 (part 2 of 2) If the same elevator

  14. physics

    The upward normal force exerted by the floor is 620 N on an elevator passenger who weighs 650N. What are the reaction forces to these two forces? Is the passenger accelerating? If so, what are the magnitude and direction of acceleration?

  15. Physics

    An 80 kg man stands in an elevator. What force does the floor of the elevator exert on the man if a) the elevator is stationary? b) the elevator accelerates upward at 2 m/s2? c) the elevator rises with constant velocity 4 m/s? d) while rising, the elevator

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    A 5.10 kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.450. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box for each of the following cases. (a) The elevator

  17. physics

    In a large hotel, a fast elevator takes you from the ground floor to the 21st floor. The elevator takes 17 s for this trip: 5 s at constant acceleration, 7 s at constant velocity, and 5 s at constant deceleration. Each floor in the hotel has a height of

  18. physics

    It takes the elevator in a skyscraper 3.6 s to reach its cruising speed of 10 m/s. A 69 kg passenger gets aboard on the ground floor. 1.What is the passenger's weight before the elevator starts moving? 2.What is the passenger's weight while the elevator is

  19. Algebra

    In the old days there were elevator operators to transport passengers. Don Downs always started his day in the basement. He went up 20 floors to take his boss some coffee. Then he went down 8 floors to take a donut to his friend. He went up 7 floors to

  20. Physics

    An elevator accelerates upward at 1.2 m/s 2 . The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . What is the upward force exerted by the floor of the elevator on a(n) 72 kg passenger? Answer in units of N.

  21. Physics

    An elevator accelerates upward at 1.2 m/s2. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the upward force exerted by the floor of the elevator on a(n) 92 kg passenger? Answer in units of N

  22. Math

    An elevator moves at a constant speed of 2m/s for most of its journey. Estimate the time needed to travel up a 12-story building in this elevator. Plz SHOW work and answer. Thanks.

  23. physics

    1. Henry gets into an elevator on the 50th floor of a building and it begins moving at t = 2s. The figure shows the his apparent weight over the next 10 s. a. Is the elevator’s initial direction up or down? Explain clearly how you arrived at this

  24. Physics

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  25. physics

    A suitcase (mass m = 15 kg) is resting on the floor of an elevator. The part of the suitcase in contact with the floor measures 0.50 m × 0.15 m. The elevator is moving upward with an acceleration of magnitude 1.00 m/s2. What pressure (in excess of

  26. physics

    An elevator was design to transport 13 passenger between floor of a ten story building. The unloaded elevator car weighs 1050kg. Assuming tha the average passengers weighs 70kg,determine the weight of the counter weight.

  27. Vector

    Your engineering firm plans to design an elevator for a hospital. The force exerted on a passenger by the floor of the elevator is not to exceed 1.60 times the passenger¡¦s weight. The elevator accelerates upward with constant acceleration for a distance

  28. physics

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  29. physics

    It takes the elevator in a skyscraper 4.0 to reach its cruising speed of 10 . A 60 passenger gets aboard on the ground floor.What is the passenger's apparent weight while the elevator is speeding up?

  30. Math

    A high rise apartment building has four elevators. Each elevator travels upward at an average rate of 18 feet per second. The elevator travels 12 feet from one floor to the next. Suppose you get on the elevator on the first floor and travel straight to the

  31. PHYSICS

    A 578 Newton person takes an elevator from the first floor to the second floor of a building. The elevator quickly accelerates at a rate of 1.1 m/s^2 and then moves at a constant speed. Find the passenger's apparent weight during this period of

  32. Physics

    how to solve this? the answer key says 10 floors (11 + the ground floor) An elevator starts from rest at the ground floor of the building. It experiences an acceleration a=0.500m/s^2 and reaches a velocity of 5.48m/s. What is the floor reached by the

  33. Physics

    007 (part 1 of 2) An elevator accelerates upward at 1.2 m/s2. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the upward force exerted by the floor of the elevator on a(n) 92 kg passenger? Answer in units of N 008 (part 2 of 2) If the same elevator

  34. PHYSICS

    WORKER ARE LOADING EQUIPMENT INTO A FREIGHT ELEVATOR AT THE TOP FLOOR OF A BUILDING HOWEVER THEY OVERLOAD THE ELEVATORAND THE WORN CABLE SNAPS THE MASS OF THE LOADED ELEVATOR AT THE TIME OF THE ACCIDENT IS 1600KG..AS THE ELEVATOR FALLS,THE GUIDE RAILS

  35. physics

    An elevator without a ceiling is ascending with a constant speed of 10m/s. A boy on the elevator shoots a ball directly upward, from a height of 2.0m above the elevator floor, just as the elevator floor is 28m above the ground. The initial speed of the

  36. physics

    A student stands on a bathroom scale in an elevator at rest on the 64th floor of a building. The scale reads 845 N. As the elevator moves up,the scale reading increases to 940N,then decreases back to 845N. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. Find the

  37. math

    a man and a woman get into an elevator in the basement of a building. The elevator can let them off at any floor from 1 to 9. What is the probability that they both get off on the same floor?

  38. Physics

    Calculate the change in potential energy of a 86.9 kg man when he takes an elevator from the first floor to 15th floor, if the distance between floors is 4.47 m. *This building has a thirteenth floor! Keep in mind that he stands on the floor of the top

  39. physics

    An elevator accelerates upward at 1.2 m/s^2 . The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2 . What is the upward force exerted by the floor of the elevator on a(n) 52 kg passenger? Answer in units of N.

  40. Physics

    An elevator accelerates upward at 1.2 m/s2. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the upward force exerted by the floor of the elevator on a(n) 92 kg passenger? Answer in units of N

  41. physics

    A student stands on a bathroom scale in an elevator at rest on the 64th floor of a building. The scale reads 840 N. As the elevator moves up, the scale reading increases to 943 N, then decreases back to 840 N. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. Find

  42. Physics

    I just need help with part c. I know stopping takes longer but we have to explain why. A student stands on a bathroom scale in an elevator at rest on the 64th floor of a building. The scale reads 849 N. (a) As the elevator moves up, the scale reading

  43. Algebra

    The floor of a one-story building is 14 feet longer than it is wide (see figure). The building has 1472 square feet of floor space. a) Write a quadratic equation for the area of the floor in terms of w. (b) Find the length l and width w of the floor.

  44. Science

    The floors of a twenty storey building is spaced 2,2 m apart.An elevator stars at 08h00 on ground level with persons A and B .They go up to floor 17 and return immediately to floor 14 where A get out.B return to ground levele where he arrived at 08h03.what

  45. physics

    An elevator without a ceiling is ascending with a constant speed of 9.7 m/s. A boy on the elevator shoots a ball directly upward, from a height of 2.0 m above the elevator floor, just as the elevator floor is 25 m above the ground. The initial speed of the

  46. Physics

    I'm sorry this is kind of a long question. I've been staring at it for about an hour now and I have no clue where to even start. Thank you so much!!!! A student stands on a bathroom scale in an elevator at rest on the 64th floor of a building. The scale

  47. Physics

    WOMAN IN ELEVATOR A woman weighs Fg= 650 N when standing on a stationary scale. Now, the woman is riding an elevator from the 1st floor to the 10th floor. As the elevator approaches the 10th floor, it decreases its upward speed from 8 m/s to 1 m/s in a

  48. Physics

    passenger must experience no greater than 10 times the magnitude of the acceleration due to gravity as the spring cushions their fall & brings the elevator to rest. Calculate the spring constant assume mass of elevator and passenger is 'M' kg. what is the

  49. physic

    A student takes the elevator up to the fourth floor to see her favorite physics instructor. She stands on the floor of the elevator, which is horizontal. Both the student and the elevator are solid objects, and they both accelerate upward at 5.15 m/s2.

  50. algebra

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  51. calculus

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  52. physics

    an elevator motor provides 45 W of power while lifting a 2000 kg elevator 35 m. if the elevator contains six passengers of the same mass and it takes 20.0 to accomplish this task, determine pass of each passenger.

  53. algebra 1

    suppose you deliver mail in an office building. You leave the mailroom and enter the elevator next door. you go up 4 floors, down 7, and up nine to the top floor. Then,you go down 6, up 2 and down 8 to the lobby on the first floor. What floor is the

  54. physics

    a woman weighs Fg=650 when standing on a stationary scale. The woman is riding an elevator from the 1st floor to the 10th floor. As the elevator approaches the 10th floor, it decreases its upward speed from 9 m/s to 1 m/s in a time interval of 1 second.

  55. Physics

    A woman weighs Fg= 600 N when standing on a stationary scale. Now, the woman is riding an elevator from the 1st floor to the 10th floor. As the elevator approaches the 10th floor, it decreases its upward speed from 7 m/s to 1 m/s in a time interval of 1 s.

  56. Physics

    An 80 kg man stands in an elevator. What force does the floor of the elevator exert on the man if a) the elevator is stationary? b) the elevator accelerates upward at 2 m/s2? c) the elevator rises with constant velocity 4 m/s? d) while rising, the elevator

  57. PYSICS

    The upward normal force exerted by the floor is 600 N on an elevator passenger who weighs 610 N. What is the reaction force to the upward normal force exerted by the floor? What is the reaction force to weight of the passenger? What is the magnitude of the

  58. Physics

    if an elevator starts from rest and rises with an acceleration of +0.29m/s^2. If each floor is 3m high, a) how long does it take to pass the 12th floor? b) how fast is the elevator going when it passes the 5th floor?

  59. math

    one elevator leaves first floor of a building at 9:00 a.m. It takes 5 seconds to travel between floors, stays 10 seconds at each floor and stops at each floor on its way to the top. Another elevator leaves the 12th (top) floor at 9:00 a.m. ; it takes 5

  60. Saint Joseph's high school

    An elevator can lifts 10 people up 12 floors. Each person weighs approximately 60 kg. each floor is 3m high, and it takes 15s to reach the 12th floor from the ground floor without stopping. How much work does the elevator do? How much power does the

  61. Physics

    An 80 kg man stands in an elevator. What force does the floor of the elevator exert on the man if a) the elevator is stationary? b) the elevator accelerates upward at 2 m/s2? c) the elevator rises with constant velocity 4 m/s? d) while rising, the elevator

  62. Physics

    1. Order the fundamental force from the strongest to the weakest. A. gravity, electromagnetic, strong B. electromagnetic, strong, gravity C. strong, electromagnetic, gravity D. strong, gravity, electromagnetic 2. Electricity results from which fundamental

  63. Math

    Directions:Write the absolute value statement and the negative or positive number for the situation. The problem is in the bottom. 1. You entered an office building on the second floor and took the elevator to the fourteen floor.

  64. Maths

    A 73kg workers need to transport concrete bricks using a trolley to the construction area via an elevator. The trolley weighs 100kg while 5 concrete bricks weigh 330kg. If the elevator has a maximum capacity of 1500kg, how many bricks can the worker

  65. physics

    a student stands on an elevator scale at rest on the 64th floor of a building. the scale reads 847 N. As the elevator moves up the scales increases to 923 N, then decreases back to 847 N. the acceleration of gravity is 9.8m/s^2. Answer in units of m/s^2

  66. Physics

    An elevator starts from rest with a constant upwards acceleration of 1m in the first 1.4 seconds. A passenger in the elevator is holding a 6.3 kg bundle at the end of the vertical cord. what is the tension in the cord as the elevator accelerates. the

  67. Physics

    An elevator starts from rest with a constant upward acceleration and moves 1 m in the first 1.7 s. A passenger in the elevator is holding a 6.6 kg bundle at the end of a vertical cord. What is the tension in the cord as the elevator accelerates? The

  68. Math

    An elevator named L in "63 Building" in Seoul is notorious for its low speed. It takes 3 seconds for L just to move one floor. It takes another 20 seconds for it to have its door open and close automatically. What is even more frustrating, is that the

  69. Math (Algebra)

    An elevator named L in "63 Building" in Seoul is notorious for its low speed. It takes 3 seconds for L just to move one floor. It takes another 20 seconds for it to have its door open and close automatically. What is even more frustrating, is that the

  70. college physics

    A 5.10 kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.450. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box for each of the following cases. (a) The elevator

  71. Physics

    A 3.70kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.470. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when (a) The elevator is stationary. (b) The

  72. Physics

    A 2.90 kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.320. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box for each of the following cases a)The elevator is

  73. Physics - please help

    A 3.70kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.470. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when (a) The elevator is stationary. (b) The

  74. physics

    An elevator starts from rest with a constant upward acceleration and moves 1m in the first 1.4 s. A passenger in the elevator is holding a 6.3 kg bundle at the end of a vertical chord. what is the tension in the chord as the elevator accelerates? The

  75. physics

    An elevator starts from rest with a constant upward acceleration and moves 1m in the first 1.4 s. A passenger in the elevator is holding a 6.3 kg bundle at the end of a vertical chord. what is the tension in the chord as the elevator accelerates? The

  76. physics

    An elevator starts from rest with a constant upward acceleration and moves 1m in the first 1.4 s. A passenger in the elevator is holding a 6.3 kg bundle at the end of a vertical chord. what is the tension in the chord as the elevator accelerates? The

  77. Maths

    A 73kg worker needs to transport concrete bricks using a trolley to the construction area via an elevator. The trolley weighs 1000kg while 5 concrete bricks weigh 330kg. If the elevator has a maximum capacity of 1500kg, how many bricks can the worker

  78. physics

    The single cable supporting an unoccupied elevator breaks when the elevator is at rest at the top of a 155 m high building. With what speed does the elevator hit the ground?

  79. math

    Work the following area application problem. You are given the job of laying carpet for a six-story building. At each floor the dimensions of the floor are 75 meters in length by 40 meters in width. A stairwell takes up a space 2.5 m by 1.5 m, and cuts

  80. science

    To stop an elevator in free fall, brakes are installed between the walls of the elevator car and the walls of the shaft in which the car moves. In addition, springs with compression coils are installed on the floor, at the bottom of the shaft, in order to

  81. Physics

    An elevator in a tall building is allowed to reach a maximum speed of 3.55 m/s going down. What must the tension be in the cable to stop this elevator over a distance of 2.30 m if the elevator has a mass of 1270 kg including occupants? (in N)

  82. math

    Jammed is building a two story house in which the top floor is 12feet above the bottom floor the local building code specifies that the hight of a step cannot be above 7.5 inches what is the maximum height of a step in a staircase that jammed can construct

  83. physics

    An elevator in a tall building is allowed to reach a maximum speed of 3.61 m/s going down. What must the tension be in the cable to stop this elevator over a duration of 3 seconds if the elevator has a mass of 1370 kg including occupants?

  84. physics

    A person in a stationary, non-moving elevator drops a coin and it reaches the floor 0.6 seconds later. Now he repeats the experiment with the elevator moving. Would the coin reach the floor in less time same time or more time, if it were dropped when the

  85. physic

    an elevator is accelerating downward at 3.5 m/s^2. A person standing inside releases a coin from 2 m above the floor. (a)how long will the coin take to reach the floor? (b)from the point of view of a person on a floor outside the elevator how much distance

  86. Physics

    In a "worst-case" design scenario, a 2000-{\rm kg} elevator with broken cables is falling at 4.00 {\rm m/s} when it first contacts a cushioning spring at the bottom of the shaft. The spring is supposed to stop the elevator, compressing 2.00 {\rm m} as it

  87. Networking

    I need to design a fully switched network for a 3-story retail building. Management on second floor (36 workstations), Sales on the 1st floor (20 workstations) and warehouse in the basement (35 workstations). My SOW and Network diagrams must consist of the

  88. English

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  89. math

    Starting at the fourth floor, an elevator goes down 3 floors and then up 8 floors. Write a numerical expression to show at which floor does the elevator stop?

  90. Physics

    The figure shows the velocity graph of a 79kg passenger in an elevator. The graph is (0,0),(1,4),(5,8),(9,2) What is the passenger's apparent weight at t=1s,5s,9s?

  91. physics

    Zach, whose mass is 69 kg, is in an elevator descending at 10 m/s. The elevator takes 2.5 s to brake to a stop at the first floor. (a) What is Zach's apparent weight before the elevator starts braking? 1 N

  92. Physics

    An elevator's cable is cut causing the elevator to slide down thhe elevator shaft on the emergency brakes and wheels. Suppose that the mass of the elevator and passengers were 1500 kg, and the frictional force (wheels on tracks)was 9000N Draw a force

  93. physics

    A man threw a ball horizontally out of an elevator that was traveling upward at a rate of 5.50m/s. If the ball was thrown at a velocity of 10.5m/s when the elevator was 15.3m above the floor of the atrium. How far from the base of the elevator did it land?

  94. physics

    A passenger weighing 800 N is inside an elevator weighing 25000 N that rises 30 m in exactly 1 min. How much power is needed for the elevator's trip?

  95. Math

    A 6 story building has stairs between equally spaced doors. How many times higher is the climb from the first to the sixth floor than the climb from the first to the third floor?

  96. physics

    An elevator in a tall building is allowed to reach a maximum speed of 3.0 m/s going down. What must the tension be in the cable to stop this elevator over a distance of 2.4 m if the elevator has a mass of 1500 kg including occupants? Need step by step help

  97. Physics

    You (65 kg) are standing in an elevator traveling upward that passes the 3rd floor at 3.5 m/s and then passes the 4th floor at 4.5 m/s one second later. Find the normal force exerted on your feet by the elevator while it is passing between these floors. I

  98. Physics

    An 80 kg man is riding in an elevator from the first floor to the 34th floor. The elevator and man are moving at a constant speed. What is the net force on the man in Newtons (g=9.8)

  99. PHYSICS!!!!

    An 80 kg man is riding in an elevator from the first floor to the 34th floor. The elevator and man are moving at a constant speed. What is the net force on the man in Newtons.

  100. Physical science

    An elevator motor did 300,000 Joules of work lifting a freight elevator(mass=500.0kg). If this story is 5.0 m and the elevator started on the ground floor, what is the highest level it could reach?

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