1. physics

    An open railroad car of mass 2449 kg is coasting with an initial speed of 17 m/s on a frictionless, horizontal track. It is raining, and water begins to accumulate in the car. After some time, it is found that the speed of the car is only 10 m/s. How much
  2. Physics

    An open railroad car of mass 2445 kg is coasting with an initial speed of 22 m/s on a frictionless, horizontal track. It is raining, and water begins to accumulate in the car. After some time, it is found that the speed of the car is only 5 m/s. How much
  3. Physics

    A railroad car (m=3000 kg) is coasting along a level track with an initial speed of 22 m/s. A load of coal is then dropped into the car as sketched in the figure below. (a) What are the velocities of the car and the coal before the collision along the x
  4. PHYSICS

    A 5630 kg open railroad car coasts along with a constant speed of 8.64 m/s on a level track. Snow begins to fall vertically and fills the car at a rate of 3.50 kg per minute. Ignoring friction with the tracks, what is the speed of the car after 94.8 min?
  5. Physics

    A 3800 kg open railroad car coasts along with a constant speed of 8.60 m/s on a level track. Snow begins to fall vertically and fills the car at a rate of 3.50 kg/min. ignoring friction with the tracks what is the speed of the car after 90.0 minutes?
  6. Physics

    An open train car moves with speed 11.3 m/s on a flat frictionless railroad track, with no engine pulling the car. It begins to rain. The rain falls straight down and begins to fill the train car. The speed of the car 1. increases. 2. decreases. 3. stays
  7. Physics

    A 3600 kg open railroad car coasts along with a constant speed of 11.0 m/s on a level track. Snow begins to fall vertically and fills the car at a rate of 3.70 kg/min. Ignoring friction with the tracks, what is the speed of the car after 80.0 min?
  8. College Physics

    A 3400 kg open railroad car coasts along with a constant speed of 7.50 m/s on a level track. Snow begins to fall vertically and fills the car at a rate of 5.10 kg/min.Ignoring friction with the tracks, what is the speed of the car after 85.0 min ?
  9. Physics

    A railroad car with a mass of 12400 kg collides and couples with a second car of mass 18700 kg that is initially at rest. The first car is moving with a speed of 7.7 m/s prior to the collision. (a) What is the initial momentum of the first car? (b) If
  10. physics, please help check

    A rocket car is traveling on a linear horizontal frictionless track when it suddenly runs out of fuel. The car has achieved a speed of 100 meters per second at the very moment the fuel is completely spent. The track then suddenly changes to a 30-degree
  11. Physics

    A 14000 kg railroad car travels alone on a level frictionless track with a constant speed of 24.0 m/s. A 6500 kg additional load is dropped onto the car. What then will be the car's speed?
  12. physics

    A railroad car rolling along by itself is passing by a grain elevator, which is dumping grain into it at a constant rate. (a) Does momentum conservation imply that the railroad car should be slowing down as it passes the grain elevator? Assume that the
  13. Physics

    A 12100kg railroad car travels alone on a level frictionless track with a constant speed of 15.0m/s . A 6100kg load, initially at rest, is dropped onto the car. What is the car's new speed?
  14. physics

    A 12100 kg railroad car travels alone on a level frictionless track with a constant speed of 20.5 m/s. A 5850 kg load, initially at rest, is dropped onto the car. What will be the car's new speed?
  15. college physics

    A 12100 kg railroad car travels alone on a level frictionless track with a constant speed of 20.5 m/s. A 5850 kg load, initially at rest, is dropped onto the car. What will be the car's new speed? Please help!
  16. physicis

    A freight car, open at the top, weighing 2.80 tons, is coasting along a level track with negligible friction at 4.10 ft/s when it begins to rain hard. The raindrops fall vertically with respect to the ground. What is the speed (in feet/second) of the car
  17. physics

    Four railroad cars, each of mass 2.50 x 104 kg, are coupled together and coasting along horizontal tracks at some speed vi. Superman, riding on the second car, uncouples the very front car and gives it a big push, increasing its speed in the same direction
  18. physics

    An open train car, with a mass of 2070 kg, coasts along a horizontal track at the speed 2.31 m/s. The car passes under a loading chute and, as it does so, gravel falls vertically into it for 3.25 s at the rate of 491 kg/s. What is the car's speed after the
  19. Physics

    A 17000 kg railroad car travels along on a level frictionless track with a constant speed of 23.0 m/s. A 5100 kg additional load is dropped onto the car. What then will be its speed in meters/second?
  20. Physics

    A 200 toy car is placed on a narrow 64--diameter track with wheel grooves that keep the car going in a circle. The 1.5 track is free to turn on a frictionless, vertical axis. The spokes have negligible mass. After the car's switch is turned on, it soon
  21. Physics

    An open train car, with a mass of 2150 kg, coasts along a horizontal track at the speed 2.29 m/s. The car passes under a loading chute and, as it does so, gravel falls vertically into it for 2.67 s at the rate of 441 kg/s. What is the car's speed after the
  22. physics

    A military gun is mounted on a railroad car (m = 1590 kg) as shown in Figure P7.34. There is no frictional force on the car, the track is horizontal, and the car is initially at rest. The gun then fires a shell of mass 26 kg with a velocity of 280 m/s at
  23. physics

    Question 11 Unsaved A car of mass 1200 kg travels along a horizontal road at a speed of 10 m s-1. At the time it begins to accelerate at 0.2 m s-2, the total resistive force acting on the car is 160 N. What is the total output power developed by the car as
  24. Physics

    A wooden boxcar is moving along a straight railroad track at speed v1. A sniper fires a bullet (initial speed v2) at it from a high-powered rifle. The bullet passes though both lengthwise walls of the car, its entrance and exit holes being exactly opposite
  25. Physics

    A 245 g toy car is placed on a narrow 70-cm-diameter track with wheel grooves that keep the car going in a circle. The 1.0 kg track is free to turn on a frictionless, vertical axis. The spokes have negligible mass. After the car's switch is turned on, it
  26. physics

    A car moves with speed v on a horizontal circular track of radius R. The height of the car's center of mass is h, and the separation between the inner and outer wheels is d. The road is dry, and the car does not skid. Find the maximum speed the car can
  27. Physics

    As shown in the figure below, cars #1 and #2 are sliding across a horizontal frictionless surface. The cars are equipped with a coupling arrangement similar to the one on railroad cars. Car #1 overtakes car #2 and they have a totally inelastic collision
  28. Physics

    A rock is thrown into a railroad car standing on a level frictionless track. If the rock has a mass of ms = 1.100 kg and is tossed with a velocity v = 6.3 m/s, how far up will the car go (mc = 5.400 kg) before stopping? Please explain
  29. Physics

    A railroad car with a mass of 12000 kg collides and couples with a second car of mass 18000 kg that is initially at rest. The first car is moving with a speed of 9 m/s before collision. If external forces can be ignored, what is the final speed of the two
  30. Physics

    A military gun is mounted on a railroad car (m = 1500 kg). There is no frictional force on the car, the track is horizontal, and the car is initially at rest. The gun then fires a shell of mass 30 kg with a velocity of 300 m/s at an angle of 40° with
  31. Psychics

    A freight car is moving freely along a railroad track at 7.0 m/s and collides with a tanker car that is at rest. After the collision, the two cars stick together and continue to move down the track. What is the magnitude of the final velocity of the cars
  32. physics

    A 100-g toy car is propelled by a compressed spring that starts it moving. The car follows the curved track Show that the final speed of the toy car is 0.687 m/s if its initial speed is 2.00 m/s and it coasts up the frictionless slope, gaining 0.180 m in
  33. Physics

    Steel Phantom is a roller coaster in Pennsylvania that, like the Desperado in Nevada, has a vertical drop of 68.6m Suppose a roller-coaster car with a mass of 1000 kg travels from the top of that drop without friction. The car then decelerates along a
  34. physics HELP!!

    3. A rocket car is traveling on a linear horizontal frictionless track when it suddenly runs out of fuel. The car has achieved a speed of 100 meters per second at the very moment the fuel is completely spent. The track then suddenly changes to a 30-degree
  35. physics

    A railway flat car is rushing along a level frictionless track at a speed of 45m/s. Mounted on the car and aimed forward is a cannon that fires 65 kg cannon balls with a muzzle speed of 625m/s. The total mass of the car, the cannon, and the large supply of
  36. physics

    A railway flat car is rushing along a level frictionless track at a speed of 45m/s. Mounted on the car and aimed forward is a cannon that fires 65 kg cannon balls with a muzzle speed of 625m/s. The total mass of the car, the cannon, and the large supply of
  37. Physics

    A cannon on a railroad car is facing in a direction parallel to the tracks. It fires a 99 kg shell at a speed of 105 m/s (relative to the ground) at an angle of 60.0° above the horizontal. If the cannon plus car have a mass of 5.5 104 kg, what is the
  38. physics

    A cannon on a railroad car is facing in a direction parallel to the tracks (the figure below ). It fires a 99-kg shell at a speed of 105 m/s (relative to the ground) at an angle of 60 above the horizontal. If the cannon plus car have a mass of 4.6 104 kg,
  39. Engineering Physics

    A car and a train move together along straight, parallel paths with the same constant cruising speed v(initial). At t=0 the car driver notices a red light ahead and slows down with constant acceleration -a(initial). Just as the car comes to a full stop,
  40. physics

    A railroad car containing explosive material is initially traveling south at a speed of 4.5 m/s on level ground. The total mass of the car plus explosives is 2.9 104 kg. An accidental spark ignites the explosive, and the car breaks into two pieces, which
  41. physics ( please help me)

    a railroad handcar is moving along striaght, fricionless tracks. In each of the following cases the car initially has a total mass (car and contents of magniude 4.00 m/s^1. Find the final velocity of the car in each of the three cases. A) a 40.0 kg mass is
  42. Physics

    Hi, I have two homework problems I am having issues with. 1. Two carts of equal mass, m = 0.250 kg, are placed on a frictionless track that has a light spring of force constant k = 53.0 N/m attached to one end of it. The red cart is given an initial
  43. Physics

    A car is doing a loop-the-loop. The loop has a radius of .4m. Assume the car is starting with the minimum speed it needs in order to stay in contact with the track at all times (at the top of the track, the car is not applying a force to the track).
  44. PHYSICS

    How do I solve this? A mine car (mass=380 kg) rolls at a speed of 0.50 m/s on a horizontal track, as the drawing shows. A 170-kg chunk of coal has a speed of 0.92 m/s when it leaves the chute (at a 25 degree incline). Determine the speed of the car–coal
  45. physics

    A mine car, mass= 440 kg rolls at a speed of 0.50 m/s on a horizontal track. A 150-kg chunk of coal has a speed of 0.80 m/s when it leaves the chute. The chunk of coal falls into the car at a 25 degree angle. Determine the velocity of the car/coal system
  46. Physics

    Car A and B are passing each other in different lanes. Car A has an initial speed of 15m/s and is gaining speed at 1.5m/s^2. Car B has an initial speed of 20m/s and is gaining speed at 2.0m/s^2. Find when and where the cars will pass one another and their
  47. Physics

    A car of mass 1000kg is travelling along a straight flat road at a constant speed of 30.0ms^-1. It then accelerates with constant acceleration of 3.00ms^-2 for 10.0s, after which it continues to travels at a constant speed. Determine: (a) The final speed
  48. Physics

    A mine car (mass 380 kg) rolls at a speed of 0.5 m/s on a horizontal track, as the drawing shows. A 150 kg chunk of coal has a speed of 0.80 m/s when it leaves the chute. Determine the velocity of the car/coal system after the coal has come to rest in the
  49. physics

    A mine car, whose mass is 590 kg, rolls at a speed of 0.5 m/s on a horizontal track, as the drawing shows. A 150 kg chunk of coal has a speed of 0.95 m/s when it leaves the chute. Determine the velocity of the car/coal system after the coal has come to
  50. physics

    several students are riding in bumper cars at an amusement park. the combined mass of a car A and its occupants is 250 kg. the combined mass of car B and its occupants is 200 kg. Car A is 15 m away from car B and moving to the right at 2 m/s when the
  51. Physics

    A roller coaster car of mass 1000kg is riding along a track from point A to point C. (point A is 75m high, B is 50m high and C is 100m high, so that there are a total of three hills.) the final velocity at point C is 10m/s a) Assume no friction what is the
  52. physics

    A race car starts from rest on a circular track. The car increases its speed at a constant rate at as it goes 2.75 times around the track. Find the angle that the total acceleration of the car makes with the radius connecting the center of the track and
  53. physics

    a race car starts from rest on a circular track.the car increases its speed at constant rate at as it goes 2.75 times around the track.find the angle that the total acceleration of the car makes with the radius connecting the centre of the track and the
  54. pyscics

    a race car starts from rest on a circular track the car in races as its speed at a constant rate of as it goes 2.75 times around the track.find the angle that the total acceleration of the car makes with the radius connecting the centre of the track & the
  55. Physics

    A 0.5 kg air-track car is attached to the end of a horizontal spring of constant k = 20 N/m. The car is displaced 15 cm from its equilibrium point and released. a) What is the car's maximum speed? b) What is the car's maximum acceleration? c) What is the
  56. physics

    A mine car (mass = 452 kg) rolls at a speed of 0.356 m/s on a horizontal track, as the drawing shows. A 179-kg chunk of coal has a speed of 0.863 m/s when it leaves the chute. Determine the velocity of the car/coal system after the coal has come to rest in
  57. physics

    2 identical cars capable of accelerating at 3.00m/s^2 are racing on a straight track with running starts. car A has an initial speed of 2.50m/s and car B has an initial speed of 5.00m/s. what is the seperation of the 2 cars after 10seconds? which car is
  58. Physics

    In a car crash, Car A rear ends Car B that stopped at a red light. After the crash, Car A and Car B meld together moving at a speed of 14 m/s. Car A has a mass of 1750 kg. Car B has a mass of 2000 kg. Calculate the initial momentum of Car A. So far I have
  59. physics

    A loaded ore car has a mass of 935 kg and rolls on rails with negligible friction. It starts from rest and is pulled up a mine shaft by a cable connected to a winch. The shaft is inclined at 26.0° above the horizontal. The car accelerates uniformly to a
  60. physics (urgent)

    A car of mass 1000kg is travelling along a straight flat road at a constant speed of 30.0ms^-1. It then accelerates with constant acceleration of 3.00ms^-2 for 10.0s, after which it continues to travels at a constant speed. Determine: (a) The final speed
  61. Physics

    Two stunt drivers drive directly toward each other. At time t=0 the two cars are a distance D apart, car 1 is at rest, and car 2 is moving to the left with speed v_0. Car 1 begins to move at t=0, speeding up with a constant acceleration a_x. Car 2
  62. PHYSICS

    super easy (I think) but I must be missing some concept... A race car starts from rest on a circular track. The car increases its speed at a constant rate at as it goes 5.00 times around the track. Find the angle that the total acceleration of the car
  63. Physics

    A roller coaster car of mass 1000kg is riding along a track from point A to point C. (point A is 75m high, B is 50m high and C is 100m high, so that there are a total of three hills.) the final velocity at point C is 10m/s a) Assume no friction what is the
  64. Physics

    A railroad flatcar of weight W can roll without friction along astraight horizontal track. Initially, a man of weight w is standing on the car, which is moving to the right with speed v_0. What is the change in velocity of the car if the man runs to the
  65. phyiscs

    A 14.5 kg toy car is driving around a horizontal circular track with a period of 8.0 seconds. The radius of the circular track is 1.1 meters. What is the force of friction in Newtons between the car and the track that is necessary for the car to remain on
  66. Physics 141

    A mine car (mass mcar = 444 kg) rolls at a speed of vcar = 0.52 m/s on a horizontal track, as the drawing shows. An mcoal = 141 kg chunk of coal has a speed of vcoal = 0.79 m/s when it leaves the chute. Determine the speed of the car-coal system after the
  67. Physics

    A car that weighs 14900.0 N is initially moving at a speed of 57.0 km/hr when the brakes are applied and the car is brought to a stop in 4.8 s. Find the magnitude of the force that stops the car, assuming it is constant. I found a using Vf=vi+at...a =
  68. physics

    A 14.5 kg toy car is driving around a horizontal circular track with a period of 8.0 seconds. The radius of the circular track is 1.1 meters. What is the force of friction in Newtons between the car and the track that is necessary for the car to remain on
  69. physics

    a car with a mass of 900kg and a car with a mass of 2000kg collide. one car is moved away from the impact point as one mass at 16.0m/s in the direction 24 degrees west of south. what was the initial speed of each car prior to the collision?
  70. Physics

    A freight car with a mass of 29,000 kg rolls down an inclined track through a vertical distance of 2.8 m. At the bottom of the incline, on a level track, the car collides and couples with an identical freight car that was at rest. What percentage of the
  71. math

    a car travels around a horizontal circular track of radius 45m. if the car increases its speed at a constant rate of 1.2m/s starting from rest, determine the time needed for it to reach an acceleration of 1.4m/s. What is its speed at this instant?
  72. Dynamics

    A car travels around a horizontal circular track of radius 45m.If the car increases its speed at a constant rate of 1.2m/s2 starting from rest, determine the time needed for it to reach an acceleration of 1.4m/s2. What is its speed at this instant?
  73. dynamics

    12. A car travels around a horizontal circular track of radius 45m.If the car increases its speed at a constant rate of 1.2m/s2 starting from rest, determine the time needed for it to reach an acceleration of 1.4m/s2. What is its speed at this instant?
  74. physics help

    1. A roller coaster car starts from rest and rolls down a frictionless track, reaching speed fv at the bottom. a. If you want the car to go two times as fast at the bottom, by what factor must you increase the height of the track? b. Does your answer to
  75. physics

    4. A 1500 kg car starts from rest and drives around a flat 50 m diameter circular track. The forward force provided by the car’s wheels is a constant 1000 N. a. What are the magnitudes and direction of the car’s acceleration at t = 10 s? b. If the car
  76. Physics

    A car is traveling around a horizontal circular track with radius r = 240 m at a constant speed v = 25 m/s as shown. The angle èA = 34° above the x axis, and the angle èB = 65° below the x axis. I found the car's acceleration to be 2.6 m/s^2 (a=v^2/r).
  77. Physics

    A roller-coaster car speeds down a hill past point A where R1 = 9.8 m and then rolls up a hill past point B where R2 = 15.8 m (R1 and R2 represent the radiuses/ radii) The car has a speed of 18.6 m/s at point A. if the track exerts a normal force on the
  78. Physics

    A roller-coaster car speeds down a hill past point A where R1 = 10.4 m and then rolls up a hill past point B where R2 = 15.6 m, as shown below. R1 and 2 are radii (a) The car has a speed of 21.0 m/s at point A. if the track exerts a normal force on the car
  79. Physics

    A roller-coaster car speeds down a hill past point A where R1 = 8.2 m and then rolls up a hill past point B where R2 = 15.4 m, as shown below. (a) The car has a speed of 21.0 m/s at point A. if the track exerts a normal force on the car of 2.30 ✕
  80. Physics

    A car drives at a speed of 28m/s along a road parallel to a railroad track. A train traveling at 15m/s sounds a horn that vibrates at 300 Hz. If the train and car are moving toward each other, what frequency of sound is heard by a person in the car? If the
  81. DYNAMICS

    A car has an initial speed of 25m/s and a constant deceleration of 3m/s^2. Determine thewvelocity of the car when t=4s. What is the displacement of the car during the 4-s time interval? How much time is needed to stop the car?
  82. Physics

    A 0.5 kg air-track car is attached to the end of a horizontal spring of constant k = 20 N/m. The car is displaced 15 cm from its equilibrium point and released. a) What is the car's maximum speed? b) What is the car's maximum acceleration? c) What is the
  83. Physics

    A rollercoaster car speeds up and down a hill past points a, b, and c as shown. The car has a mass of 500 kg and a speed of 25.0 m/s at point B where the track radius is 10 m. A: What is the maximum speed the car can have at point c, radius 19.6 m, for the
  84. Physics.

    A roller-coaster car speeds down a hill past point A where R1 = 8.6 m and then rolls up a hill past point B where R2 = 16.0 m. (a) The car has a speed of 18.4 m/s at point A. if the track exerts a normal force on the car of 2.21 104 N at this point, what
  85. physics

    A cannon is mounted on a railroad car. The cannon shoots a 1.75 kg ball with a muzzle velocity if 300 m/s. The cannon and the railroad car together have a mass of 4500 kg. if the ball, cannon, and railroad car are initially at rest, what is the recoil
  86. physics

    Please decide which of the following statements for car collisions are true or false. 1)Crumple zones on cars are parts of the front of the car that are designed to receive maximum deformation during a head-on collision. The essential safety benefit of
  87. Physics

    To stop a car, first you require a certain reaction time to begin braking. Then the car slows down at a constant rate. Suppose that the total distance moved by your car during these two phases is 56.7 m when its initial speed is 85.0 km/h, and 24.4 m when
  88. math

    ANGULAR SPEED OF A RACE CAR. A race car is driven around a circular track at a constant speed of 180miles per hour. If the diameter of the track is 1/2mile, what is the angular speed of the car? Express your answer in revolutions per hour(which is
  89. phys

    A mechanic pushes a 2.0 103 kg car from rest to a speed of v, doing 5350 J of work in the process. During this time, the car moves 29.0 m. Neglecting friction between car and road, find each of the following. (a) the speed v m/s (b) the horizontal force
  90. Physics

    A mechanic pushes a 2.60 103-kg car from rest to a speed of v, doing 5,000 J of work in the process. During this time, the car moves 21.0 m. Neglecting friction between car and road, find each of the following. (a) the speed v? (b) the horizontal force
  91. Physics

    A mechanic pushes a 2.60 103-kg car from rest to a speed of v, doing 5,000 J of work in the process. During this time, the car moves 21.0 m. Neglecting friction between car and road, find each of the following. (a) the speed v? (b) the horizontal force
  92. physics

    A 500-kg cannon and a supply of 80 cannon balls, each with a mass of 45.0 kg, are inside a sealed railroad car with a mass of 11000 kg and a length of 49 m. The cannon fires to the right; the car recoils to the left. The cannon balls remain in the car
  93. Physics

    You build a toy model of a water slide. A red 225 g toy car slides down a 40 degree frictionless ramp. At the bottom, just at it exists onto a horizontal part of the slide, it collides with a purple 450 g car at rest. How high should you make the water
  94. Physics

    A car of mass 720 kg travels round a horizontal, semicircular racetrack of radius 200 m, at a constant speed of 48 km/h. What is the sideways component of the force exerted by the track on the car’s tyres?
  95. Physics

    A mechanic pushes a 3.6 multiplied by 103 kg car from rest to a speed of v, doing 4600 J of work in the process. During this time, the car moves 27.0 m. Neglecting friction between car and road, find each of the following. (a) the speed v m/s (b) the
  96. physics

    A car starts from rest and travels along a circular track with a radius of 55.0 meters. The car starts out at a position due East of the center of the track, heading due North initially around the track, which is counterclockwise. The car increases its
  97. Physics

    A car starts from rest and travels along a circular track with a radius of 55.0 meters. The car starts out at a position due East of the center of the track, heading due North initially around the track, which is counterclockwise. The car increases its
  98. physics

    an initially resting 300g car is dragged along a horizontal frictionless table by a massless cord. The cord is attached to vertically hanging 60g mass by a frictionless massless pulley. If the car starts from rest, determine the time it would take for it
  99. Physics

    A railroad car with a mass of 2.33 × 104 kg moving at 3.71 m/s collides and joins with two railroad cars already joined together, each with the same mass as the single car and initially moving in the same direction at 1.44 m/s.What is the final speed of
  100. physics

    A railroad car with a mass of 2.35 × 104 kg moving at 3.90 m/s collides and joins with two railroad cars already joined together, each with the same mass as the single car and initially moving in the same direction at 1.25 m/s. a) What is the final speed