How much force are you exerting on the earth right now? How can a rocket operate in outer space? Describe the process of walking.

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  1. Science

    4. A model rocket with a mass of 0.2 kg, with a motor that can provide a force of 100 N. A second model rocket is being built with the same motor, but is being designed to accelerate half as much as the first rocket. What kind of change can be made in the

  2. physics

    A small weather rocket weighs 14.7 N. The rocket is carried up by a balloon. The rocket is released from the balloon and fired, and its engine exerts an upward force of 10.2 N on the rocket. What is the acceleration of the rocket?

  3. physics-forces

    1. a fully loaded rocket has a mass of 2.92x10^6kg. It's engines has a thrust of 3.34x10^7N a)what is the downward force of gravity of the rocket at blast off? b)what is the unbalanced force on the rocket at blast off? c)what is the accleration of the

  4. Physics

    A small 6.90-kg rocket burns fuel that exerts a time-varying upward force on the rocket. This force obeys the equation F=A+Bt2. Measurements show that at t=0, the force is 119.0 N , and at the end of the first 2.40 s , it is 193.0 N . Part A Find the net

  5. Physics

    A small 7.10kg rocket burns fuel that exerts a time-varying upward force on the rocket. This force obeys the equation F = A + Bt^2. Measurements show that at t = 0, the force is 121.0N, and at the end of the first 2.10s , it is 176.0N. Part A Find the net

  6. physics

    A rocket is launched vertically from Earth's surface with a velocity of 3.4 km/s. How high does it go: From Earth's centre? From Earth's surface? how can this be done without any time or force mentioned ??

  7. physics

    Identify the force that propels a rocket. 1)The rocket is propelled by the reaction force of the exhaust gasses bouncing off the air molecules outside the rocket. 2)The rocket is propelled because the action force of the rocket on the exhaust gases is

  8. Answer check!! Physics

    1. Which change occurs as an object falls toward the surface of earth? A. The force of gravity on the object decreases B. The acceleration due to gravity decreases C. The kinetic energy of the object decreases D. The potential energy of the object

  9. Physics

    A rocket of mass 1.0x10^3kg is being fired to a height of 5.0 x 10^3 m. The rocket engine shuts off when the rocket reaches a height of 1.0x10^3m, and the rocket coasts up to 5.0 x 10^3 m. A) What velocity must the rocket have at the 1.0x10^3 m point to

  10. physics

    The engine of a toy rocket supplies an average acceleration of 38.0 m/s/s to the rocket for an interval of 0.80 s. A.)If the toy roocket is launched vertically, how high does it rise in this interval? B.) How fast is the rocket moving at the end of 0.80 s?

  11. physics

    During a lift off , the thrust a rocket produces must overcome the force of gravity in order to lift the rocket off the ground. If a rocket with a mass of 5kg produces a force of 180N, how fast will the rocket be travelling 3 seconds after ignition?

  12. Physics

    A small rocket weighs 14.7 newtons. The rocket is fired from a high platform but it's engine fails to burn properly. The rocket gains total upward force if only 10.2 newtons. At what rate and in what direction is the rocket accelerated?

  13. Physics

    A rocket that weighs 7840 N on earth is fired. The force of propulsion is + 10 440N. Determine a) the mass of the rocket, b) the acceleration of the rocket, c) the velocity of the rocket at the end of 8.0 s.

  14. Force, Gravity, Resultant Force, Vectors

    Can someone just have a quick look over this question and my current answers and tell me if there are any massive mistakes im making. I feel confident with what ive done but just need a little boost. Question: An asteroid of mass m =7 .5×10^12 kg has two

  15. Physics

    A model rocket has a mass of 0.435 kg. It is mounted vertically and launches directly up with a thrust force of 13.1 N. a) What is the weight of the rocket? b) Determine the net force on the rocket as it is launched. c) What is the acceleration of the

  16. physics

    1. If our sun shrank in size to become a black hole, using the gravitational force equation, explain why the Earth's orbit would not be affected. 2. Strictly speaking, you weigh a tiny bit less when you are in the lobby of a massive skyscraper than you do

  17. physics

    a car pulling a 1500-kg trailer produces an acceleration of 0.50m/s^2. a)the frictional force in the wheels of the trailer is 125N. what force is the car exerting on the trailer? b) what force is the trailer exerting on the car?

  18. physics

    A 1000kg rocket is moving forward at 10m/s in space. A 10,000N force is applied to the rocket for one second from behind. How fast is the rocket now traveling? a. 0m/s b. 10m/s c. 15m/s d. 20m/s

  19. Physics

    A rocket of 500 kg accelerates away from earth with an engine thrust of 13,500 N. a) what is the weight of the rocket? 4900 N b) how fast did the rocket accelerate? (I know the answer is 17.2 m/s^2 but how did they get that?)

  20. Physics

    A rocket starts from rest and moves upward from the surface of the earth. For the first 10s of its motion, the vertical acceleration of the rocket is given by a_y =( 2.70m/s^3)t, where the +y-direction is upward. 1) What is the height of the rocket above

  21. Calc

    A rocket is launched with an initial velocity of zero, and with acceleration in feet per second per second defined by: --------( 20e^(-t/2), for 0 10 seconds. Show all work. Thanks a lot!

  22. physics

    Identify the force that propels a rocket. 1)The rocket is propelled by the reaction force of the exhaust gasses bouncing off the air molecules outside the rocket. 2)The rocket is propelled because the action force of the rocket on the exhaust gases is

  23. physics

    A rocket fires a projectile at a speed of 0.95c (relative to the rocket) while traveling past the Earth. An earthbound scientist measures the projectile's speed to be 0.90c. What was the rocket's speed as a fraction of c?

  24. Physics

    You launch a model rocket up into the sky. Right after launch the rocket is accelerating upwards at 10~m/s^2. What is the magnitude of the net force in Newtons on the rocket if the rocket has a mass of 0.1 kg?

  25. gr 11 physics

    as a rocket carrying a space probe acceleraes away from earth the fuel is being used up and the rocket's mass becomes less when the mass of a rocket(and its fuel) is M and the distance of the rocket from eart's centre is 1.5rE, the force of gravitational

  26. Calc

    A rocket is launched with an initial velocity of zero, and with acceleration in feet per second per second defined by: --------( 20e^(-t/2), for 0 10 seconds. Thanks!

  27. physics

    You launch a model rocket up into the sky. Right after launch the rocket is accelerating upwards at 10 m/s^2. What is the magnitude of the net force in Newtons on the rocket if the rocket has a mass of 0.1 kg?

  28. Physics

    How many arrows of force would be needed in a free body diagram of a rocket taking off from the moon? Ignore any solar system objects other than the moon itself. One Two Four Three A person is trying to lift a crate that has a mass of 15.3 kg. The normal

  29. Physics Help

    A constant force of 100N , directed upward, is applied to a 5.0kg toy rocket by the rocket's engine. What is the rocket's acceleration? I used the equation a= F/m to get 20 m/s2 but it was wrong and I don't know where to go from here still?

  30. physics

    A fully loaded Saturn V rocket has a mass of 2.92*10^6. Its engines have a thrust of 3.34*10^7 N What is the unbalanced force of gravity on the rocket at blast off What is the unbalanced force on the rocket at blast off

  31. Science

    In a rocket, fuel burns at the rate of 1kg/s. This fuel is Ejected from the rocket with a velocity of 60km/s. What force will be exerted on the rocket?

  32. science

    a small weather rocket weighs 20.5 N. The rocket is carried up into the air by a balloon. The rocket is released from the balloon and fired. What is the acceleration of the rocket if an upward force of 25 N is applied? Net force = force up - force down.

  33. Physics

    A fully loaded Saturn V rocket has a mass of 2.92 x 106 kg. Its engines have a thrust of 3.34 x 107 N. a. What is the downward force of gravity on the rocket at blast-off? b. What is the unbalanced force on the rocket at blast-off? c. What is the

  34. Physics Homework

    Could you please check my answers? Thanks! 1. You push a heavy car by hand. The car, in turn, pushes back with an opposite but equal force on you. Doesn’t this mean the forces cancel one another, making acceleration impossible? Why or why not? -No,

  35. physics

    A small weather rocket weighs 15.5 N. The rocket is carried up by the balloon. The rocket is released from the balloon and fired, but its engine exerts an upward force of 11.0 N. What is the acceleration of the rocket?

  36. Physics

    I have to design a procedure which will allow me to calculate the applied force(thrust) of a stomp rocket. We are allowed to use tools to find measurements. So far, I have calculated the height that the rocket reached (22.5) m using trig. (right angle

  37. Physics

    1. A 2.5 kg mass at rest on a horizontal surface is acted upon by an applied horizontal force of 150 N. A frictional force of 100 N acts on the mass. How much work is done on the mass after 5 m? I got 250 J but I'm not sure if that's correct. 2. A mass of

  38. physics

    Which of the following best describes the strength of the gravitational force on Earth due to your mass? A) It is zero as long as you are standing on Earth’s surface. B) It is much greater than Earth’s gravitational force on you because Earth’s mass

  39. Physics

    A toy rocket is launched upwards from rest. The rocket engine will cause the rocket to accelerate at 25 m/s^2 for 3.0 seconds. a) How fast is the rocket moving aft the end of the 3 seconds? b) What is the maximum height reached by the rocket? c) What is

  40. Physics (please help!!!!)

    Derive the rocket equation M(dV/dt) = -u(dM/dt)for a rocket in the (constant) gravitational field near the surface of the Earth.

  41. Physics

    How fast does a rocket need to be going to break free of Earth's gravity? How fast would it have to be going in order to completely leave the solar system? (For the second part of this problem, assume that the Sun is the only mass in the solar system and

  42. Physics

    I have to design a procedure which allows me to calculate the applied rocket thrust force of a stomp rocket. The only materials I am allowed are stop watches, rulers, measuring tape, protractors and the stomp rocket. Basically it all has to be done

  43. physics

    I need some help and I was wondering if you guys could give me some hints and stuff. thanks a lot!! Question 1 A force causes a certain acceleration. What acceleration would half of the original force cause? a. The same amount b. 1/2 times c. 4 times d. 2

  44. Physics help

    A car travels in a circle whose radius is 31 m, with a speed of 19 m/s. (1) What is the magnitude of the car's acceleration? _____ m/s2 (2) What is the nature (origin) of the horizontal force on the car? (What is exerting the force?) The force causing the

  45. physics

    A rocket cruising past earth at 0.800c shoots a bullet out the back door,opposite the rocket's motion,at 0.900c relative to the rocket. What is the bullet's speed relative to the earth?

  46. physics-relativity

    A rocket cruising past earth at 0.800c shoots a bullet out the back door, opposite the rocket's motion, at 0.950c relative to the rocket. What is the bullet's speed relative to the earth?

  47. physics

    A rocket fires a projectile at a speed of 0.95c (relative to the rocket) while traveling past the Earth. An earthbound scientist measures the projectile's speed to be 0.90c (relative to earth). What was the rocket's speed (relative to earth) as a fraction

  48. Science

    A rocket with mass 20000kg is launched straight upwards. the rocket experience an average drag force ( air resistance ) of 15000 N. What thrust force will be necessary for the rocket to maintain an acceleration of 4.5m/s square upwards?

  49. Mpindweni s.s.s science

    A rocket of mass 5000kg is launched vertically upwards into the sky at an acceleration of 2om/s. The magnitude of the force due to gravity on the rocket is 49000 N calculate the magnitude and diretion of the force of the rocket's engine.

  50. physics

    if a rocket engine delivers a constant thrust, does it deliver more power as the rocket speeds up force = mass*(acceleration) if the rocket accelerates, the force will increase wow,uh constant thrust means it is delivering constant power. the kenetic

  51. physics

    if you were stationary in space at the same distance from the sun as the eath is, how much force would the sun be exerting on you? what would be your acceleration towrd the sun? what would be the sun's acceleration toward you? okay so im a little confused

  52. Physics

    When you drop a 0.27-kg apple, Earth exerts a force on it that accelerates it at 9.8 m/s2 toward Earth's surface. According to Newton's third law, the apple must exert an equal and opposite reaction force on Earth. If the mass of Earth is 5.98 1024 kg,

  53. Physics

    How fast does a rocket need to be going to break free of Earth's gravity? How fast would it have to be going in order to completely leave the solar system? (For the second part of this problem, assume that the Sun is the only mass in the solar system and

  54. physics

    A 1680- kg rocket is launched with a velocity v0 = 55 m/s against a strong wind. The wind exerts a constant horizontal force Fwind = 15600 N on the rocket. At what launch angle will the rocket achieve its maximum range?

  55. Physics

    How much force are you exerting on the earth right now? How can a rocket operate in outer space? Describe the process of walking.

  56. Calculus

    The gravitational force, F, on a rocket at a distance, r, from the center of the earth is given by F=k/r^2 where k = 10^13 newton • km2. When the rocket is 10^4 km from the center of the earth, it is moving away at 0.2 km/sec. How fast is the

  57. Hard Calculus

    The gravitational force, F, on a rocket at a distance, r, from the center of the earth is given by F=k/r^2 where k = 10^13 newton • km2. When the rocket is 10^4 km from the center of the earth, it is moving away at 0.2 km/sec. How fast is the

  58. science

    Couple of questions. Why does the earth keep moving? The engine of a rocket applies a continual force to push the rocket along. When the engine stops what will happen? I think the rocket will stop acceleration You need to be aware of the concept of

  59. Physics

    a. 2 objects each of mass 200 kg and 500 kg are separated by 50 cm. Where body of mass 20 kg should be placed so that the resultant force of gravity experienced by objects equal to zero? b. launched a rocket leaving Earth. Known radius of the earth 6.4 x

  60. Physics

    A rocket launched from earth with a rest mass of 150,000Kg moves at 2.8x10^8 m/s during a voyage that takes 1.3 years, according to a clock on board the rocket. a) Using relativity, calculate how long the voyage would take, from earth's reference frame. b)

  61. physics

    1. What did Newton conclude about the force that pulls apples to the ground and the force that holds the moon in orbit? 2. What does the very small value of the gravitational constant G (in standard units) tell us about the strength of gravitational

  62. Physics newton

    A rocket weighs 1 x10^7 N while on the surface of the earth. The ignition of its engines results in a lift off force of 1.5 X 10^7 N a) what is the mass of the rocket. b) what is its acceleration at lift -off c)How fast will it be moving if it acceleartion

  63. Physics

    Take into account the Earth's rotational speed (1 rev/day) and use 5 significant figures. (a) Determine the necessary speed, with respect to Earth, for a rocket to escape if fired from the Earth at the equator in a direction eastward. (The escape velocity

  64. Physics

    On earth, a certain type of bacteria doubles in number every 24 hours. Two cultures of these bacteria are prepared, each consisting initially of one bacterium. One culture is left on earth and the other is put on a rocket travelling at .866c relative to

  65. Physics

    What is the speed of the rocket when it is 350 above the surface of the earth? A rocket starts from rest and moves upward from the surface of the earth. For the first 10 of its motion, the vertical acceleration of the rocket is given by a(y)=2.9, where the

  66. Physics

    A rocket was launched and it now has an acceleration of 3m pers second squared upwards.the mass of the rocket is 5000kg.calculate the net force acting on the rocket and the upthrust exerted by the exhaust gases on the rocket.

  67. NIC

    A model rocket is launched straight up from ground level with a speed of 34.2 m/s. Assuming that the only force acting on the rocket after launch is the force of gravity, a. How fast is the rocket going when it reaches a height of 22.5 m? (3 marks) b. How

  68. physiccs

    a rocket that has consumed all of its fuel continues to move upward slowed mostly by the force of gravity. If the rocket's mass is 75.0 g and it takes 1.2 sec for the rocket to stop, what is the change in the rocket's momentum? what is the rockets stopping

  69. dynamics

    (a) A rocket is travelling out of the earth’s atmosphere. During flight it burns fuel at a rate of 80kg/s producing a constant thrust of 500kN which drives the rocket in a vertical trajectory. It has a mass of 3500Kg when it reaches a speed of 1220m/s.

  70. Physics

    Sorry for posting so many, but I just need to make sure I'm on the right track. Just need someone to check my working and answers. A rocket has a mass 3000kg. The fuel used in the rocket has an additonal mass of 500kg. At the launch, the rocket accelerates

  71. Physics

    A jet engine applies a force of 300 N horizontally to the right against a 50 kg rocket. The force of air friction 200 N. If the rocket is thrust horizontally 2.0 m, what is the kinetic energy gained by the rocket.

  72. Chemistry

    There is a picture of a brick lying face down and one standing straight up. The question asks: Is each brick exerting the same force? Explain. I know that they are exerting the same force, but I don't understand why and how to explain it?

  73. physics

    You launch a model rocket up into the sky. Right after launch the rocket is accelerating upwards at 10 m/s^2. What is the magnitude of the net force in Newtons on the rocket if the rocket has a mass of 0.1 kg? Please give your answer with solution .

  74. Physics

    You launch a model rocket up into the sky. Right after launch the rocket is accelerating upwards at 10~m/s^2. What is the magnitude of the net force in Newtons on the rocket if the rocket has a mass of 0.1 kg?

  75. Physics

    You launch a model rocket up into the sky. Right after launch the rocket is accelerating upwards at 10~m/s^2. What is the magnitude of the net force in Newtons on the rocket if the rocket has a mass of 0.1 kg?

  76. physics

    You launch a model rocket up into the sky. Right after launch the rocket is accelerating upwards at 10 m/s2. What is the magnitude of the net force in Newtons on the rocket if the rocket has a mass of 0.1 kg?

  77. physics

    You launch a model rocket up into the sky. Right after launch the rocket is accelerating upwards at 10 m/s2. What is the magnitude of the net force in Newtons on the rocket if the rocket has a mass of 0.1 kg?

  78. Science

    You launch a model rocket up into the sky. Right after launch the rocket is accelerating upwards at 10 m/s2. What is the magnitude of the net force in Newtons on the rocket if the rocket has a mass of 0.1 kg?

  79. Grade 12 Physics

    A rocket ship is moving away from the earth after having been fired from a launch pad in Florida. At what point above the earth's surface will the force of gravity be reduced to ½ of its original value? ------------------ Prior to this question I was

  80. Physics

    A rocket blasts off from earth to a near star travelling at 0.80c. If the star is 20 light years away, how much time elapses on earth ? In the rocket ?

  81. Maths

    If a rockets acceleration is given by a=-k/x^2, where x is the distance from the centre of the Earth, and if the rocket starts from rest at the surface of the Earth (radius 6400 km), find an equation for the velocity of the rocket in terms of x. Answer: v

  82. Physics

    Suppose you wish to visit a star which is 450 light years away, and that you want your 21000 kg rocket to move so fast that you only age 20 years during the round trip. a. How fast must the rocket travel relative to the Earth? Give your answer as the

  83. Physics

    A rocket has put your spacecraft in a circular orbit around Earth at an altitude of 350 km. Calculate the force due to gravitational between the Earth and the spacecraft in N if the mass of the spacecraft is 2450 kg.

  84. physics

    A Titan IV rocket has put your spacecraft in a circular orbit around Earth at an altitude of 230 km. Calculate the force due to gravitational attraction between the Earth and the spacecraft in N if the mass of the spacecraft is 2300 kg.

  85. Physics

    A rocket with a mass of 345 kg is launched vertically. the engine produces a thrust of 17000 N. Neglect air resistance. a. How would I determine the weight of the rocket? b. What is the net force being applied to the rocket?

  86. Physics

    Which requires more fuel- a rocket going from the earth to the moon or a rocket coming from the moon to earth? Please explain why. Thank you so much :)

  87. physics

    a toy rocket is fired upward with a net force of 50N. Because of this force it accelerates at 25m/s^2. What is the mass of the rocket?

  88. science

    The gravitational force of the Earth in relation to the gravitational force of everything else on Earth represents a(n) _____ that causes everything to all toward the center of the earth. Is the answer unbalanced force; balanced force; centrifugal force;

  89. physics

    A 7710-kg rocket is set for vertical firing from the earth's surface. If the exhaust speed is 1350 m/s, how much gas must be ejected each second in order for the thrust to be equal to the weight of the rocket? How much gas must be ejected each second to

  90. Physics

    A rocket cruising past Earth at 0.79c shoots two bullets at 0.92c relative to the rocket with one of the bullets fired along the direction of the rocket's motion and the other fired opposite the rocket's motion. (a) What velocity does an Earth-based

  91. physics

    what happen to the value g (free fall). If the rocket has launch from Earth to moon with the constant velocity. What if the rocket acclerating?

  92. physics

    A 9800 kg rocket is travelling east along a horizontal fricitonless rail at a velocity of 11 m/s. The rocket is then accelerated uniformly to avelocity of 22 m/s in a time of 0.75 s by the expulsion of hot gases. What is the average force with which the

  93. Physics

    The Apollo spacecrafts were launched toward the moon using the Saturn rocket, the most powerful rocket available. Each rocket had five engines producing a total of 3.34 x 10 to the 7thX of force to launch the 2.77 x 10 to the 6 kg spacecraft toward the

  94. physics

    A rocket with mass of 60,000 kg is placed on a launching platform verticlly. its engine is started and the rocket gives out gas at rate of 50kgs^-1 with a speed of 5000ms^-1 a) calculate the up trust force caused by the gas. b) can the rocket be launched

  95. earth

    Two rockets are orbiting the earth, traveling in perfect circles with equal radii. The velocity of rocket A is twice that of rocket B. What can be said about their respective centripetal accelerations?

  96. Physics

    A 19 N thrust is exerted on a 0.4 kg rocket for a time interval of 8 s as it moves straight up. (Neglect all forces except this thrust and the force of gravity.) The rocket then continues to move upward as its speed reduces steadily to zero. (a) What is

  97. Physics

    A 19 N thrust is exerted on a 0.4 kg rocket for a time interval of 8 s as it moves straight up. (Neglect all forces except this thrust and the force of gravity.) The rocket then continues to move upward as its speed reduces steadily to zero. (a) What is

  98. physics

    A rocket carrying a satellite is accelerating straight up from the earth's surface. At 1.20 after liftoff, the rocket clears the top of its launch platform, 68 above the ground. After an additional 4.85 , it is 1.50 above the ground.Calculate the magnitude

  99. Physics

    A model rocket builder has constructed a rocket of total mass of 1.0kg. The rocket must achieve a speed of 300m/s 5seconds after vertically leaving the launch pad. A) What acceleration and net force is required? B) What thrust must the motor have to

  100. physics

    A spacecraft of mass is first brought into an orbit around the earth. The earth (together with the spacecraft) orbits the sun in a near circular orbit with radius ( is the mean distance between the earth and the sun; it is about 150 million km). (a) What

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