
Math
1) When a pendulum 0.5m long swings back and forth, its angular displacement Ɵ from rest position, in radians is given by Ɵ=1/4sin((pi/2)t), where t is the time, in seconds. At what time(s) during the first 4 s is the pendulum displaced 1 cm vertically
asked by Hyde on April 24, 2014 
physics
a pendulum 3m long is displaced at an angle of 40 degrees. What will be the maximum velocity of the pendulum when it is released to oscillate?
asked by lucy on January 4, 2015 
Physics
A steel ball of mass m1 = 1.1 kg and a cord of length of L = 2.3 m of negligible mass make up a simple pendulum that can pivot without friction about the point O, as in the figure below. This pendulum is released from rest in a horizontal position, and
asked by Anonymous on July 21, 2015 
Physics 20
A 90.3 cm long pendulum is released from a vertical height of 20 cm and is allowed to swing freely. Determine the greatest speed of the pendulum.
asked by Anonymous on February 21, 2016 
phyics
A simple pendulum is made from a 0.781mlong string and a small ball attached to its free end. The ball is pulled to one side through a small angle and then released from rest. After the ball is released, how much time elapses before it attains its
asked by MATT on November 12, 2013 
Physics
A simple pendulum is made from a 0.65m long string and a small ball attached to its free end. The ball is pulled to one side through a small angle and then released from rest. After the ball is released, how much time elapses before it attains its greatest
asked by Anonymous on February 19, 2008 
physicsURGENT
An 85 cm long pendulum with a 0.80 kg bob is released from rest at an initial angle of θ0 with the vertical. At the bottom of the swing, the speed of the bob is 2.8 m/s. What angle does the pendulum make with the vertical when the speed of the bob is 1.4
asked by jack on October 23, 2011 
momentun
A small steel ball B is at rest on the edge of a table of height h=1m. Another steel ball A, used as the bob of a simple pendulum also of length h=1m, is released from rest with the pendulum suspension horizontal, and swings against B as shown in the
asked by Anonymous on April 22, 2013 
physicsenergy
HI well i have two questions 1) a 2.0mlong pendulum is released from rest when the support string is at an angle of 25 with the vertical. what is the speed of the bob at the bottom of the swing? 2)A 2.0*10^3kg car starts from rest at the top of a
asked by becky on November 27, 2006 
Physics
1.7 m long pendulum is setup from a 3 m ceiling so that it is at its peak (h=.65 m), it is then released. At the bottom of the swing the string is cut (assume no engery loss during the cutting process) 1.) what is vertical velocity right before it hits the
asked by marfil on December 15, 2016 
Algebra II
The number of oscillations made by a pendulum in a given time is inversely proportional to the length of the pendulum. A certain clock with a 20in.long pendulum is losing 11.00 min/day. Should the pendulum be lengthened or shortened, and by how much?
asked by Arielle Guidry on November 16, 2011 
Algebra II
The number of oscillations made by a pendulum in a given time is inversely proportional to the length of the pendulum. A certain clock with a 20in.long pendulum is losing 11.00 min/day. Should the pendulum be lengthened or shortened, and by how much?
asked by Joy on November 21, 2011 
Physics
A 0.60 kg mass is attached to a 0.6 m string and displaced at an angle of 15 degrees before it is released. 1)What is the potential energy of the pendulum? 2) What is the angular frequency of the pendulum? What is the height of its displacement? 4) What is
asked by Jose Luis on November 27, 2015 
College Physics
A 0.60 kg mass is attached to a 0.6 m string and displaced at an angle of 15 degrees before it is released. 1)What is the potential energy of the pendulum? 2) What is the angular frequency of the pendulum? What is the height of its displacement? 4) What is
asked by Jose Luis on November 27, 2015 
Physics
A 0.60 kg mass is attached to a 0.6 m string and displaced at an angle of 15 degrees before it is released. 1)What is the potential energy of the pendulum? 2) What is the angular frequency of the pendulum? What is the height of its displacement? 4) What is
asked by Jose Luis on November 27, 2015 
College Physics
A 0.60 kg mass is attached to a 0.6 m string and displaced at an angle of 15 degrees before it is released. 1)What is the potential energy of the pendulum? 2) What is the angular frequency of the pendulum? What is the height of its displacement? 4) What is
asked by Jose Luis on November 27, 2015 
Physics
A 0.60 kg mass is attached to a 0.6 m string and displaced at an angle of 15 degrees before it is released. 1)What is the potential energy of the pendulum? 2) What is the angular frequency of the pendulum? What is the height of its displacement? 4) What is
asked by Jose Luis on November 29, 2015 
physics
Refer to the equation you derived in exercise (4). Assume that 1 y = 0.30m and 2 y = 0.10 m. What is the initial total mechanical energy if the pendulum is released from rest? What is the speed of the pendulum bob at the lowest point if the total
asked by joy on August 22, 2010 
Physics
Two pendulums are set up side by side. One pendulum P, consists of a 0.240 kg mass that is suspended on a string that is 65.0 cm long. The other pendulum, Q, has a 0.360 kg mass that is suspended on a string that is 39.0 cm long. The two masses are pulled
asked by Steve on January 31, 2013 
Physics. PLEASE HELP!!
A 1.3 kg steel ball and 8 m cord of negligible mass make up a simple pendulum that can pivot without friction about the point O. This pendulum is released from rest in a horizontal position and when the ball is at its lowest point it strikes a 1.3 kg
asked by Amber on April 7, 2012 
physics
A Foucault pendulum is designed to demonstrate the effect of the Earth's rotation. A Foucault pendulum displayed in a museum is typically quite long, making the effect easier to see. Consider a Foucault pendulum of length 16 m with a 109kg brass bob. It
asked by HELP!!!! on April 23, 2011 
Physics (please help!!!!)
A Foucault pendulum is designed to demonstrate the effect of the Earth's rotation. A Foucault pendulum displayed in a museum is typically quite long, making the effect easier to see. Consider a Foucault pendulum of length 16 m with a 109kg brass bob. It
asked by Hard to solve ..please help!!!! on April 24, 2011 
physics
A physical pendulum is constructed of a 48 cm long piece of wooden dowel with a mass of 550 grams and a radius of 0.7 cm. Attached at one end of the pipe is a hoop with a radius of 6 cm and a mass of 1.2 kg as shown. The pendulum is released from the 12:00
asked by Jessica on January 23, 2015 
Physics  pendulum negative work
A 2.20 kg pendulum starts from a height of 5.00m. It swings back and forth through one whole oscillation but only returns to a maximum height of 4.75m. After a long time the pendulum eventually winds down and comes to a stop. How much total negative work
asked by Tyger2020 on August 26, 2017 
Physics  pendulum negative work
A 2.20 kg pendulum starts from a height of 5.00m. It swings back and forth through one whole oscillation but only returns to a maximum height of 4.75m. After a long time the pendulum eventually winds down and comes to a stop. How much total negative work
asked by Tyger2020 on August 28, 2017 
physic
A 1.0kg steel ball and a 2.0m cord of negligible mass makeup a simple pendulum that can pivot without friction about thepoint O, as in the picture below. This pendulum isreleased from rest in a horizontal position, and when the ball isat its lowest point
asked by Anonymous on February 27, 2011 
Physics
a 9.50g bullet. moving horizontally with an initial speed vi , embeds itself in a 1.45kg pendulum bob that is initially at rest. The length of the pendulum is L=0.745m. After the collision, the pendulum swings to one side and comes to rest when it has
asked by AfterLife on August 5, 2011 
Physics!!!
Question: A(n) 3.17 m long pendulum is released from rest when the support string is at an angle of 38.6 degrees with the vertical. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the speed of the bob at the bottom of the swing? Answer in units of m/s
asked by Shelly on December 2, 2012 
Osciallations
You pull a simple pendulum of length 0.237m to the side through an angle of 3.50 degrees and release it. How much time does it take the pendulum bob to reach its highest speed? Take free fall acceleration to be = 9.80 . How much time does it take if the
asked by abby on April 15, 2010 
Physics
The length of a simple pendulum is 0.72 m, the pendulum bob has a mass of 305 grams, and it is released at an angle of 10° to the vertical. a) With what frequency does it vibrate? Assume SHM. (b) What is the pendulum bob's speed when it passes through the
asked by Luricela on April 17, 2010 
Physic
The simple pendulum in a tall clock is 0.30 m long. What is the period of this pendulum? T = s What is the frequency of this pendulum? f = Hz
asked by Anonymous on May 7, 2011 
math
The formula T=2*pi*sqrt[L/g] gives the period of a pendulum of length l feet. The period P is the number of seconds it takes for the pendulum to swing back and forth once. Suppose we want a pendulum to complete three periods in 2 seconds. How long should
asked by Gabi on April 10, 2011 
physics
A 1.6kg block is attached to the end of a 2.0m string to form a pendulum. The pendulum is released from rest when the string is horizontal. At the lowest point of its swing when it is moving horizontally, the block is hit by a 10g bullet moving
asked by gillian on December 8, 2016 
physiscs
a pendulum of the length L is suspended from the ceiling of an elevator. When the elevator is at rest , the period of the pendulum is T. In instant when the pendulum reaches its highest position the elevator starts the free fall. What is the period of the
asked by Ray on September 21, 2010 
math
The formula T=2*pi*sqrt[L/32] gives the period of a pendulum of length l feet. The period P is the number of seconds it takes for the pendulum to swing back and forth once. Suppose we want a pendulum to complete three periods in 2 seconds. How long should
asked by Gabi on April 11, 2011 
Physics
A 0.31 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 2.02 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the tension in the pendulum cable at this point if the pendulum is 72 cm long? Answer in units of N
asked by Hunter on March 21, 2012 
physics
The length of a simple pendulum is 0.79m and the mass of the particle at the end of the cable is 0.24 kg. The pendulum is pulled away from its equilibrium position by an angle of 8.5 degrees and released from rest. Assume that friction can be neglected and
asked by David on December 12, 2010 
Physics
The length of a simple pendulum is 0.58 m, the pendulum bob has a mass of 285 g, and it is released at an angle of 16 degrees to the vertical. With what frequency does it oscillate?
asked by Jessica on December 9, 2010 
Physics
Two 0.75m long pendulums hang side by side. The masses of the pendulum bobs are 65g and 85g . The lighter bob is pulled aside until its string is horizontal and is then released from rest. It swings down and collides elastically with the other bob at the
asked by Kayla on September 7, 2014 
Physics
A simple pendulum, 2.0 m in length, is released from rest when the support string is at an angle of 25 from the vertical. What is the speed of the suspended mass at the bottom of the swing?
asked by Anonymous on July 11, 2010 
Physis Home work
Two 0.85Mtrs long pendulums hang side by side. The masses of the pendulum bobs are 50g and 70g . The lighter bob is pulled aside until its string is horizontal and is then released from rest. It swings down and collides elastically with the other bob at
asked by Don on November 1, 2011 
Physis Home work
Two 0.85Mtrs long pendulums hang side by side. The masses of the pendulum bobs are 50g and 70g . The lighter bob is pulled aside until its string is horizontal and is then released from rest. It swings down and collides elastically with the other bob at
asked by Don on November 1, 2011 
College Algebra
The period (the time required for one complete swing) of a simple pendulum varies directly as the square root of its length. If a pendulum 12 feet long has a period of 4 seconds, find the period of a pendulum 3 feet long.
asked by Shawn on September 9, 2012 
physics
A 25 rifle bullet traveling 280 buries itself in a 3.8 pendulum hanging on a 3.0 long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.
asked by Keta on October 20, 2010 
Science
A 12 g rifle bullet traveling 220 m/s buries itself in a 3.3 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.6 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the horizontal component of the pendulum's maximum displacement.
asked by kago on October 20, 2011 
Physics
A 20 g rifle bullet traveling 225 m/s buries itself in a 3.6 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.8 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.
asked by Anonymous on November 19, 2009 
physics
a28g rifle bullet traveling 230m/s buries itself in a 3.6kg pendulum hanging on a 2.8mlong string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.
asked by tina on September 2, 2018 
Physics
A 24 rifle bullet traveling 230 buries itself in a 3.9 pendulum hanging on a 3.0 long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.
asked by Cara on April 13, 2011 
physics
A 0.380 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 2.03 m/s. What is the tension in the pendulum cable at this point if the pendulum is 83.1 cm long? When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make
asked by Tully on March 8, 2014 
PHYSICS
A 0.380 kg pendulum bob passes through the lowest part of its path at a speed of 2.03 m/s. What is the tension in the pendulum cable at this point if the pendulum is 83.1 cm long? When the pendulum reaches its highest point, what angle does the cable make
asked by JOE on March 16, 2014 
Physics
A 0.028 kg rifle bullet traveling 210 m/s buries itself in a 3.1 kg pendulum hanging on a 2.5 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. 1. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.
asked by Nick on November 12, 2010 
physics
A simple pendulum has a length of 1.5 m and is pulled a distance y = 0.24 m to one side and then released. (Assume small angle.) What is the speed of the pendulum when it passes through the lowest point on its trajectory?
asked by pete on December 10, 2010 
HS physics
A 20g rifle bullet traveling 200m/s buries itself in a 3.3kg pendulum hanging on a 3.0m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's maximum displacement.
asked by Halley on October 19, 2009 
Physics
A pendulum string has a length l = 4.0 ft. When the pendulum ball is released at 90 degrees to the vertical, it will swing down. A nail is located distance d below the point of suspension of the pendulum. Show that d must be at least 0.6l if the ball is to
asked by Nora on March 21, 2015 
Physics
A pendulum 1.70m long is released (from rest) at an angle 30 degrees. 1. Determine the speed(m/s) of the 60.0g bob at Theta = 15. 2. Determine the tension in the cord at the lowest point Theta = 0. 3. Determine the tension in the cord at Theta = 15. A
asked by Jordan on October 17, 2012 
Math
The pendulum of a grandfather clock is 90cm long, when the pendulum swings from one side to the other it travels a horizontal distance of 9.2cm, determine the angle in which the pendulum swings.
asked by Ricki on January 26, 2014 
Physics
You pull a simple pendulum of length L to the side through an angle of 3.50 degrees and release it. How much time does it take the pendulum bob to reach its highest speed? How much time does it take if the pendulum is released at an angle of 1.75 degrees
asked by Tifani on April 17, 2007 
science
the string of pendulum is 2.0 m long,the bosy is pulled sideway so that the string becomes horizontal and the bob is released what is the speed with which the bob is released ?what is the speed with which the bob arrives the lowest piont?
asked by zahida on September 10, 2014 
Physics SHM
Whether or not it'll help me, am i safe to deduce that: If a simple pendulum is released from rest at time t=0; from a displacement of x rad from equilibrium; Then the amplitude of the oscilation is also x rad? Thanks
asked by charlie on November 3, 2008 
trig
A pendulum is 18 feet long. Its central angle is 44º. The pendulum makes one back and forth swing every 12 seconds. Each minute, the pendulum swings _____ feet. (Answer to the nearest foot.)
asked by ahnas on June 14, 2012 
Math
Movement of Pendulum A pendulum swings through an angle of 20 degree each second. if the pendulum is 40 inches long, how far dose its trip move each second ? arcdistance=radius*angleinradians you are given the radius. arcinradians= 20deg*PI/180
asked by Farzan on August 30, 2006 
PreCalculus
The Period T, in seconds, of a pendulum depends on the distance, L, in meters, between the pivot and the pendulum's centre of mass. If the initial swing angle is relatively small, the period is given by the radical function T=2pi(sqrtL/g) where g
asked by Tyson on September 20, 2013 
physics
A pendulum of length L = 48.5 cm and mass m = 169 g is released from rest when the cord makes an angle of 65.4 with the vertical. What is the speed (m/s) of the mass upon reaching its lowest point?
asked by waqas on August 9, 2011 
physics
1.In a cathode ray tube, electrons are accelerated from rest by a constant electric force of magnitude 6.56 x 10*17 N during the first 1.87 cm of tube's length; then they move at essentially constant velocity another 45.0 cm before hitting the screen.
asked by Sandhya on September 24, 2008 
Physics
a pendulum has a bob of 0.20kg and is suspended by a string of negligible mass near the earth's surface. the pendulum is displaced from its equilibrium position by the angle of 8.0 degrees. it passes the equilibrium position 0.50 s after being released.
asked by secret on May 12, 2010 
Physics
A simple pendulum consists of a light rod of length L = 0.9 m anchored at a fixed point (like the ceiling), and a small mass m = 0.5 kg attached to the free end. The configuration is moved to an angle Î¸ = 39 degrees from the vertical and released from
asked by Alphonse on October 22, 2012 
mambane
A 10.0g bullet is fired with a speed of 500m/s into a pendulum block of mass 5.00kg, suspended from a cord 0.600m long. Calculate: (a)the vertical height through which the pendulum rises. (b) the initial kinetic energy of the bullet. (c) the kinetic energy
asked by Xolani Rudolph Ngovene on September 22, 2014 
Physics
A 0.50 kg pendulum is pulled back and released. When the height is 0.60 m above its equilibrium position its speed is 1.9 m/s. What is the maximum height of the pendulum?
asked by Anonymous on May 6, 2014 
Physics
A ballistic pendulum was a device used in the past century to measure the speed of bullets. The pendulum consists of a large block of wood suspended from long wires. Initially, the pendulum is at rest. The bullet strikes the block horizontally and remains
asked by Jeff on October 26, 2012 
Physics
A pendulum is constructed of a 6.7 gram mass suspended on a 55cm thread. The mass is displaced vertically 55 cm to a point exactly horizontal from the top of the thread and released. The mass swings down and is cut directly above the mass when the mass is
asked by Hannah on December 7, 2010 
Physics
A 17 g rifle bullet traveling 220 m/s buries itself in a 3.9 kg pendulum hanging on a 3.0 m long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement. Horizantal ____ J
asked by anon on June 6, 2011 
Physics
A pendulum is released from some height. When it reaches the bottom of its swing, its speed is 2.5 m/s. What is the initial height of the pendulum?
asked by Wilson on March 19, 2013 
Physics
A pendulum is released from some height. When it reaches the bottom of its swing, its speed is 2.5 m/s. What is the initial height of the pendulum?
asked by Wilson on March 19, 2013 
Physics
A mass hangs on the end of a massless rope. The pendulum is held horizontal and released from rest. When the mass reaches the bottom of its path it is moving at a speed v = 2.4 m/s and the tension in the rope is T = 15.5 N. A peg is placed 4/5 of the way
asked by Hannah on October 4, 2015 
physics
A ballistic pendulum, as shown in the figure, was a device used in the past century to measure the speed of bullets. The pendulum consists of a large block of wood suspended from long wires. Initially, the pendulum is at rest. The bullet strikes the block
asked by shelby on March 4, 2008 
SP HS High school
A simple pendulum of length 1 metre has a bob of mass 100 grams.It is displaced through an angle 60 degree and then released.Calculate the speed of the bob when the pendulum passes through the mean position.
asked by Surajit Sanyal on February 17, 2013 
science
A simple pendulum of length 1 metre has a bob of mass 100 grams.It is displaced through an angle 60 degree and then released.Calculate the speed of the bob when the pendulum passes through the mean position.
asked by Surajit Sanyal on February 17, 2013 
physics
A mass hangs on the end of a massless rope. The pendulum is held horizontal and released from rest. When the mass reaches the bottom of its path it is moving at a speed v = 2.3 m/s and the tension in the rope is T = 21.8 N. Return to the original mass.
asked by yahaira Due Tonight, please Help on October 28, 2018 
physic
a sportcar moving from rest 0 to 100km/h ..there hanging a pendulum in the car..what will be the angle pendulum can make with vertical line??
asked by krishna on May 27, 2013 
math
The length of time that it takes for a pendulum to make one complete swing depends on the length of the pendulum. The time in seconds, T, is related to the length in meters, L, through the equation: T=2π√((L)/(9.8)) [it is all under square root] Q1:
asked by Jonathan on March 13, 2013 
physics
A mass hangs on the end of a massless rope. The pendulum is held horizontal and released from rest. When the mass reaches the bottom of its path it is moving at a speed v = 2.3 m/s and the tension in the rope is T = 22.4 N. Now a peg is placed 4/5 of the
asked by hater of physics on September 28, 2012 
Physics
A simple pendulum of the length 0.350 m starts from rest at a max displacement of 10 degrees. from equilibrium position. a) At what time will the pendulum be located at an angle of displacement of 8 degrees? b) When will the pendulum return to its starting
asked by Derrick M. on January 21, 2013 
physics
A 0.33 kg pendulum bob is attached to a string 1.2 m long and hangs vertically as shown in Figure 1. What is the change in the pendulum bob’s gravitational potential energy as it swings from the lowest point of the pendulum to a point that is 35 degree
asked by farah on September 6, 2012 
physics
You have a 0.35 long pendulum attached to the roof inside your car. Your car is travelling at a speed of 1.0 m/s when it hits a concrete wall and stops immediately. If the pendulum is free to swing, to what maximum angle to the vertical does the pendulum
asked by Suhindar on April 11, 2011 
physics
A small 0.18 kg metal ball is tied to a very light (essentially massless) string that is 0.8 m long. The string is attached to the ceiling so as to form a pendulum. The pendulum is set into motion by releasing it from rest at an angle of 40 ∘ with the
asked by dani on November 24, 2017 
Precalculus
Suppose a pendulum is meters long. The time, , in seconds that it takes to swing back and forth once is given by t=2.01 square root L . If a pendulum is 10.24 meters long, how long does it take to swing back and forth once? Round your answer to the nearest
asked by Angelica on October 11, 2016 
Physics
A large pendulum with a 200lb goldplated bob 12 inches in diameter is on display in the lobby of the United Nations building. Assume that the pendulum has a length of 78.4 ft. It is used to show the rotation of the Earth  for this reason it is referred
asked by Madison on April 26, 2015 
PHYSICS  PLEASE HELP
A 1.00 kg pendulum bob is released from a height of 0.200 m. Its speed at the bottom of its swing is 1.95 m/s on the first pass. How much energy is lost due to friction during one complete swing of the pendulum? I get Ep=mgh 0.2*9.8*1 =1.96 then i get
asked by Manboob on March 20, 2013 
physics
A pendulum consists of a massless rigid rod with a mass at one end. The other end is pivoted on a frictionless pivot so that it can turn through a complete circle. The pendulum is inverted, so the mass is directly above the pivot point, and then released.
asked by me on December 9, 2011 
Physics
A pendulum consists of a massless rigid rod with a mass at one end. The other end is pivoted on a frictionless pivot so that it can turn through a complete circle. The pendulum is inverted, so the mass is directly above the pivot point, and then released.
asked by me on December 9, 2011 
math
A pendulum swings through an angle of 20 degrees each second. If the pendulum is 40 inches long, how far does its tip move each second?
asked by Alex on March 30, 2010 
Trig
A pendulum swings through an angle of 22 degrees each second. If the pendulum is 30 inches long, how far does its tip move each second?
asked by Courtney on February 20, 2013 
physics
a pendulum is 0.75 meters long and has a period of 4.17seconds is this pendulum on the earth moon or mars?
asked by nikq on February 18, 2015 
science
which would have a greater maximum kinetic energy, a long pendulum or short pendulum?
asked by Anonymous on January 8, 2013 
algebra
If a pendulum is 30 feet long what is the period of the pendulum in seconds with function l = 0.81t^2
asked by mike on April 4, 2013 
physics
The pendulum on a cuckoo clock is 5.00 cm long. (a) Determine the period of this pendulum. (b) What is its frequency?
asked by Jason on November 20, 2012 
Algebra 2
Because of friction and air resistance, each swing of a pendulum is a little shorter than the previous one. The lengths of the swings form a geometric sequence. Suppose the first swing of the pendulum has an arc length of 100 cm and a return swing of 99
asked by Amber on March 7, 2013 
Algebra 2
Because of friction and air resistance, each swing of a pendulum is a little shorter than the previous one. The lengths of the swings form a geometric sequence. Suppose the first swing of the pendulum has an arc length of 100 cm and a return swing of 99
asked by Mia on February 25, 2013 
physics
A mass hangs on the end of a massless rope. The pendulum is held horizontal and released from rest. When the mass reaches the bottom of its path it is moving at a speed v = 2.3 m/s and the tension in the rope is T = 22.4 N. 1. What is the mass? 2. If the
asked by hater of physics on September 28, 2012 
Algebra 2
Because of friction and air resistance, each swing of a pendulum is a little shorter than the previous one. The lengths of the swings form a geometric sequence. Suppose the first swing of the pendulum has an arc length of 100cm and a return swing of 99cm.
asked by Nicole on February 23, 2015