# If you dive to a depth of 10m below the surface of a lake, Part A what is the pressure due to the water alone? What is the absolute pressure at that depth?

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1. ## chemistry

If the amount of mercury in a polluted lake is 0.40 ug/mL, what is the total mass of mercury in the lake? (The lake has a surface area of 100 mi squared and an average depth of 25 ft).

2. ## College Physics

Part A) A 2.2 kg rock is released from rest at the surface of a pond 1.8 m deep. As the rock falls, a constant upward force of 5.0 N is exerted on it by water resistance. Let y=0 be at the bottom of the pond. Calculate the nonconservative work, Wnc , done

3. ## physics 2

A reservoir dam holds an 8 km2 lake behind it. Just behind the dam, the lake is 14.0m deep. What is the gauge pressure at the base of the dam (in Pascals)? What is the absolute pressure at a point 2.5 m down from the surface? Assume the pressure at the

4. ## Physics

for every 10 m you descend below the surface of water, the pressure on you will increase by an amount equal to atmospheric pressure 101kpa. an air bubble in a lake has a volume of 20 mm^3 at a depth of 40m. predict what volume it will have just before

5. ## trigo

A submarine at the surface of the ocean makes an emergency dive, its path making an angle of 21deg with the surface. a. If it goes for 300 meters along its download path, how deep will it be? What horizontal distance is it from its starting point? b. How

6. ## math

A submarine is traveling underwater when its pilot decides to dive deeper into the water. The depth, D, in meters of the submarine t minutes after the dive is represented by the function D(t)=70+45t. What is the depth of the submarine when it starts to

7. ## physics

A diver swims to a depth of 3.2 m in a freshwater lake. What is the increase in the force pushing in on her eardrum, compared to what it was at the lake surface? The area of the eardrum is 0.60 cm2.

8. ## Algebra

The surface of the Grand Lake is at an elevation of 648 feet. During the current drought, the water level is dropping at a rate of 3 inches per day. If this trend continues, write an equation that gives the elevation in feet of the surface of Grand Lake

9. ## trig

A submersible traveling at a depth of 250 feet dives at an angle of 15 degrees with respect to a line parallel to the water's surface. It travels a horizontal distance of 1500 feet during the dive. What is the depth of the submersile after the dive?Explain

10. ## math

The angle of elevation of the top of a tower is 45degree from a point 10m above the water level of a lake.From the same point, the angle of depression of its image in the lake is 60degree.Find the height of the t

11. ## Physics

You like to swim at a nearby lake. On one side of the lake is a cliff, and the top of the cliff is 69 m above the surface of the lake. You dive of the cliff doing somersaults so as to have an angular speed of 5.5 rev/s. How many revolutions do you make

12. ## Math

Several cows from a Caribou Herd took 4 days longer to travel 70km to Forde Lake, than it took them to travel 60km north beyond forde lake.They averaged 5km/h less before Forde lake because the foraging was better. What was their average speed for the part

13. ## Math

a submarine is at depth of 200 m below the sea level.it descends at uniform rate of 3m/s for 20 secobds. find its depth from the surface after 20 seconds

14. ## math

Surfact of A lake is 31 feet above the surface of B lake. B lake is half as deep as A Lake and the bottum of the B lake is 8 feet below the bottom of A Lake. how deep is each lake?

15. ## Math

Nadine dives with a senior swim club. In a dive off a 10m platform she reaches a maximum height of 10.5m after. 35s. How long does it take her to reach he water?

16. ## physic

you are designing a diving bell to withstand the pressure of sea water at a depth of 250m. a)what is the quage pressure at the depth(you can ignor the small changes in the density of the water with depth.) b)at the 250m depth, what is the net force due to

17. ## math - trig

A submersible traveling at a depth of 250 feet dives at an angle of 15º with respect to a line parallel to the water’s surface. It travels a horizontal distance of 1500 feet during the dive. What is the depth of the submersible after the dive?

18. ## Physics

At what depth beneath the surface of a lake is the absolute pressure 2 times the atmospheric pressure of 1.01 105 Pa that acts on the lake's surface?

19. ## chemistry

Mercury poisoning is a debilitating disease that is often fatal. In the human body, mercury reacts with essential enzymes leading to irreversible inactivity of these enzymes. If the amount of mercury in a polluted lake is 0.4 mg Hg/mL, what is the total

20. ## math

at what depth could the scientist take a new sample would be shallower than the shallowest sample? day depth/ft below lake surface monday: -1 3/8 tuesday: -0.4 wednesday: -1.55 thursday: -9/16 worksheet rational numbers on a number line Practice !0-3

21. ## Physics

A swimmer has 8.20 x 10^-4 m^3 of air in his lungs when he dives into a lake. Assuming the pressure of the air is 95 percent of the external pressure at all times, what is the volume of the air at a depth of 10.0 m? Assume that the atmospheric pressure at

22. ## Chemistry

a diver swimming at a depth of 10m under the water observes that the size of his air bubbles increase in volume as they rise to the waters surface. which gas law does this relate to?

23. ## PHYSICS (CHECK WORK)

Can somebody please check my work. I got part a right, but my answer for part b is wrong. (a) Calculate the absolute pressure at the bottom of a fresh-water lake at a depth of 25.6 m. Assume the density of the water is 1.00 103 kg/m3 and the air above is

24. ## MATH need help

A submarine was cruising at a depth of 153 m. It then rose at 4.5 m/min for 15 min. What was the submarine's depth at the end of this rise? If the submarine continues to rise at the same rate, how much longer will it take to reach the surface? My

25. ## math

Lake superiorhas a depth of 1.333 thousand feet.there are 5,280 feet in one mile. How deep is Lake Superior?

26. ## physics

A submarine dives down to a depth 9.5 beneath the surface of the ocean. Calculate the pressure in atmospheres at that depth, assuming the density of water is 1029 kg/m3, and the air pressure at the surface is 101.5 kPa

27. ## physics

The pressure increases by 1.0 x 104 N/m2 for every meter of depth beneath the surface of the ocean. At what depth does the volume of a Pyrex (bulk modulus 2.6 x 1010 N/m2) glass cube, 5.6 x 10-2 m on an edge at the ocean's surface, decrease by 3.0 x 10-10

28. ## Physics

The pressure increases by 1.0 x 104 N/m2 for every meter of depth beneath the surface of the ocean. At what depth does the volume of a Pyrex (bulk modulus 2.6 x 1010 N/m2) glass cube, 2.9 x 10-2 m on an edge at the ocean's surface, decrease by 9.5 x 10-10

29. ## physics

a boy stands on a cliff overlooking a lake below. He throws a rock at an initial velocity of 8.0m/s,at an angle 25 degrees above the horizontal. The lake's surface is 4.5 m lower than the point the rock was released. Find the speed of the rock just before

30. ## math

lake superior has a maximum depth of 1.333 thousand feet. there are 5,280 feet in one mile. how deep is lake superior in miles? round to the nearest hundredth if necessary. explain the answer

31. ## social studies

what are the five great lakes You can find that at the site below: http://worldatlas.com/webimage/countrys/namerica/greatlk.htm they are lake superior lake michagan lake huron lake eria lake ontario

32. ## Physics B

Part 1 A 36 kg girl is standing on a 65 kg plank. The plank, originally at rest, is free to slide on a frozen lake, which is a ﬂat, frictionless supporting surface. The girl begins to walk along the plank at a constant speed of 1.89 m/s to the right

33. ## physics

If you dive to a depth of 10m below the surface of a lake, Part A what is the pressure due to the water alone? What is the absolute pressure at that depth?

34. ## Math

Sadiq dropped his watch into a lake. The depth of the lake is 5 meters. Sadiq can dive down towards the bottom of the lake at a speed of 2 meters per second, but can swim upwards at a rate of 1 meter per second. How long will it take Sadiq to get his watch

35. ## Physics

If you dive to 50 m below the surface of a lake, a) what is the pressure due to the water alone? b)What is the total or absolute pressure at that depth?

36. ## arithmetic

a flower floats on the surface of lake water. its level above the lake surface is 5.5 cm. then a sudden gust of wind comes and flower sinks 10 cm far from its original point, what is the depth of lake at the point where the flower was floating

37. ## Chemistry

If the amount of mercury in a polluted lake is 0.4 µg Hg/mL, what is the total mass in kilograms of mercury in the lake? (The lake has a surface area of 100mi^2 and an average depth of 20 ft.) I'll probably be able to solve this once I know what it's

38. ## Math

I need to write the specified ratin as a simplified fraction. A certai lake is 1100 ft deep. A nearby lake is 300 feet deep. Write the ratio of te fist lake's depth to the second lake's depth.

39. ## Physics

You like to swim at a nearby lake. On one side of the lake is a cliff, and the top of the cliff is 36m above the surface of the lake. You dive off the cliff doing somersaults so as to have an angular speed of 6rev/min. How many revolutions do you make

The maximum time, T, in minutes, a scuba diver can rise without stopping for decompression on the way to the surface is modeled by the equation T (d) = 525/d-10 , d > 10, where d is the depth of the dive in metres. a) sketch a graph of this relationship.

41. ## math

chris managed to dive to depth of 5 metre on the first day of the week.from the second day onwards he managed to dive depth of 5 m deeper deep than the previous day?

42. ## Physics

An engineer decides to use a successful dam design for a new lake of the same depth. If the new lake has ten times the surface area as the lake held by the original dam, what, if any, design changes are necessary for the new dam to hold back the increased

43. ## physics

Assume all temperatures to be exact, and neglect significant figures for small changes in dimension. A diver releases an air bubble of volume 4.0cm3cm^3 from a depth of 16mm below the surface of a lake, where the temperature is 8.0∘C. What is the volume

44. ## physics

The pressure under the surface of a liquid increases with depth. Determine the pressure in Newtons per square meter on a lake at a depth of 100 meters (over 300 feet).

45. ## math

In January, the depth of a lake was 802 feet. In August, the depth of the lake was 721.8 feet. What is the percentage decrease of the depth of the lake from January to August? A. 90% B.10% C.11% D.12%

46. ## calculus

An artificially created lake is bordered on one side by a straight dam. The shape of the lake surface is that of a region in the xy-plane bounded by the graphs of 2y=16-x^2 and x+2y=4. Find the area of the surface of the lake.

47. ## Math

there was very little rain in Austin one summer. In june, the depth of lake travis fell 3 inches from its usual level. In july, it went down another 5 inches. in August it finally rained adding 2 inches to the lake depth. How many inches below the usual

48. ## physics

water is pump from lake by an engine at a height of 5m above the lake surface. if the water is discharged through a nozzle of radius 7cm with speed of 33m/s calculate the power needed asumming perfect energy conversation in the system. density of water =

49. ## science

Air pressure at the surface of a fresh water lake near sea level is about 10^5 N/m2. At approximately what depth below the surface does a diver experience a pressure of 3.0 e5 N/m2?

50. ## chemistry

Oops I left a part of the question out: 2. Mercury poisoning is a debilitating disease that is often fatal. In the human body, mercury reacts with essential enzymes, leading to irreversible inactivity of these enzymes. If the amount of mercury in a

51. ## Social Studies

Lake Michigan and Lake Huron have the same surface elevation of ___ feet 577? The ___ Channel connects Lake Huron Lake St Clair and Lake Erie South? Niagara Falls is between Lake Erie and Lake __ Ontario? Lake Ontario is connected to the St Lawrence Seaway

52. ## physics

a driver releases an air bubble of volume 2.0 cm^3 from a depth of 15 m below the surface of a lake where the temperature is 70C.

53. ## MATH

The tip of a plant was 6cm above a lake but a sudden wind forced the plant to move 10 cm fat from its original position and then it submerged into the lake. Find the depth of the lake upto which it was sinking. Please help!!!!!!!!!!

54. ## Chemstry

Mercury concentration in a polluted lake is 0.0125 micrograms/L. What is the total mass in kilograms of mercury in the lake if the lake is approximately circular witha diameter of 10 miles and an average depth of 50 ft.?

If deep-sea divers rise to the surface too quickly, nitrogen bubbles in their blood can expand and prove fatal. This phenomenon is known as the bends. If a scuba diver rises quickly from a depth of 25.0 m in Lake Michigan (which is fresh water), what will

56. ## math

East Battle Lake in Minnesota covers an area of about 1950 acres or 8.5X10^7 square feet and its average depth is about 3.2x10^1 feet. a. Estimate the cubic feet of water in the lake. (hint: Volume=area x average depth.) b. One cubic foot of water equals

57. ## physic

Hi! I really need help on Part B only. (a) Calculate the absolute pressure at the bottom of a freshwater lake at a depth of 28.7 m. Assume the density of the water is 1.00 103 kg/m3 and the air above is at a pressure of 101.3 kPa. (b) What force is exerted

58. ## physics

Consider a plane pulling up from a downward dive. If the plane has a speed of 85 m/s at the bottom of the dive and the radius of curvature of the dive is 240 m, what is the normal force on a 78 kg pilot at the bottom of the dive? A. 770 N B. 790 N C. 1600

59. ## Math

Is the magnitude of an earthquake related to depth below the surface at which the quake occurs? Magnitude: 2.9,4.2,3.3,4.5,1.6,3.2,3.4,3.9 Depth:5.0,10.0,11.2,10.0,7.9,3.9,5.5,8.1 Equation: y=4.12+1.06x Question: does it make sense to predict the depth

60. ## Physics

At the surface of a freshwater lake the air pressure is 1.0 atm. At what depth under water in the lake is the water pressure 3.8 atm?

I am doing Unit Analysis and I can not fugure out how to set the promble up on these 3. Am not great at these because there like word prombles can you please help. I just need to know how to set it up. 1.How many cubic meters are there in a cubic mile? (1

62. ## physics

An airplane wants to drop a load of fish inot a small lake in the mountains. The plane is flying at its min speed 40 m/s, and is 50 meters above the surface of the lake. a.) Where relative to the lake should the plane be when the fish are dropped so that

63. ## Algebra Unit Analysis

I am doing Unit Analysis and I can not fugure out how to set the promble up on these 3. I just need to know how to set it up I can figure out the answer. 1.How many cubic meters are there in a cubic mile? (1 mi = 1609.344 m.) 2.My 1967 Encyclopædia

64. ## physics

A soft synthetic rubber ball of radius 9 cm is submerged to 7.5 m beneath the surface of a lake. a) If the bulk modulus of the rubber compound is Brubber = 9 x106Pa , what is the diameter of the ball at that depth? (b) A similar ball of equal radius, but

65. ## MTH/208

East Battle Lake in Minnesota covers an area of about 1950 acres or 8.5X10^7 square feet and its average depth is about 3.2x10^1 feet. a. Estimate the cubic feet of water in the lake. (hint: Volume=area x average depth.) b. One cubic foot of water equals

66. ## Physics

At a height of 15 meters above the surface of a lake, a sound pulse is generated. The echo from the bottom of the lake returns to the point of origin 0.150 s later. The air and water temperatures are 20°C. How deep is the lake?

67. ## AP Physics

At a height of 5 meters above the surface of a freshwater lake, a sound pulse is generated. The echo from the bottom of the lake returns to the point of origin 0.140 s later. The air and water temperatures are 20°C. How deep is the lake?

68. ## Math

Take the greatest care with your significant digits. If you don't this qusestion is not do able. Llyn Gweision ( A welsh lake) has a surface area of 10km2. It is fed by two rivers: the afron Chwefru and the nant aeron. The Chwefru has a catchment area of

69. ## statistics

Some college students collected data on the intensity of light at various depths in a lake. Here are their data: Depth (meters) Light intenisty (lumens) 5 168.00 6 120.42 7 86.31 8 61.87 9 44.34 10 31.78 11 22.78 Take the natural logarithm (ln) of the

70. ## ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE ( math/science)

Llyn y Gweision (a Welsh lake) has a surface area of 10 km2. It is fed by two rivers: the Afon Chwefru and the Nant Aeron. The Chwefru(Ich) has a catchment area of 1250 km2. The Aeron(Iae) has a catchment area of 2.400 * 106 ha. The outflow stream, the

71. ## Environmental science

Llyn y Gweision (a Welsh lake) has a surface area of 10 km2. It is fed by two rivers: the Afon Chwefru and the Nant Aeron. The Chwefru(Ich) has a catchment area of 1250 km2. The Aeron(Iae) has a catchment area of 2.400 * 106 ha. The outflow stream, the

72. ## MATH/SCIENCE

Llyn y Gweision (a Welsh lake) has a surface area of 10 km2. It is fed by two rivers: the Afon Chwefru and the Nant Aeron. The Chwefru(Ich) has a catchment area of 1250 km2. The Aeron(Iae) has a catchment area of 2.400 * 106 ha. The outflow stream, the

73. ## physics

a bullet is fired horizontally from the top of a cliff that is 30m above a long lake. if the horizontal speed of the bullet is 600 m/s, how far from the bottom of the cliff does the bullet strike the surface of the lake ? with what velocity will the bullet

74. ## Physics

A primitive diving bell consists of a cylindrical tank with one end open and one end closed. The tank is lowered into a freshwater lake, open end downward. Water rises into the tank, compressing the trapped air, whose temperature remains constant during

75. ## physics

A rock is dropped from a tree of height 25m into a lake of 5m depth below, the rock then sinks to the bottom of the lake with constant speed of 1.5m/s. What is the total elapsed time?

76. ## Chemistry

At a depth of 200 meters in Lake Nyos, the pressure of pure CO2, released from a volcanic vent is equal to the water pressure at this depth. P (pascals) = density * g * height. Density= 1000 kg/m^3, g= 9.8m/s^2. Using this Pascal pressure, convert it, and

77. ## Math

marie is the scuba diving. she jumps from a rock 3 m and reaches a depth of 7m. it is the distance from the dive?

78. ## physics

Sam is sitting in her fishing boat watching a trout swim below the surface. She guesses the apparent depth of the trout at 2.0m. She estimates that her eyes are about 1.0 m above the water's surface, and that the angle at which she's observing the trout is

79. ## Science, Physical Chemistry

On the bottom of a sea (depth:10m) a bubble of a mathane gas if formed (diameter,d bottom=1 cm). What is the diameter of the bubble, when it reaches at the surface? The sea water temperature is 5 C at the bottom and 25 C on the surface.

80. ## math

the diver reaches a depth of 4 meters. it is 11m top to the bottem. what is the change in elevationof the dive?

81. ## physics - another question

Sam is sitting in her fishing boat watching a trout swim below the surface. She guesses the apparent depth of the trout at 2.0m. She estimates that her eyes are about 1.0 m above the water's surface, and that the angle at which she's observing the trout is

82. ## physics

A primitive diving bell consists of a cylindrical tank with one end open and one end closed. The tank is lowered into a freshwater lake, open end downward. Water rises into the tank, compressing the trapped air, whose temperature remains constant during

83. ## Math

Several cows from a Caribou Herd took 4 days longer to travel 70km to Forde Lake, than it took them to travel 60km north beyond forde lake.They averaged 5km/h less before Forde lake because the foraging was better. What was their average speed for the part

84. ## Physics HELP!!

The pressure increases by 1.0 x 104 N/m2 for every meter of depth beneath the surface of the ocean. At what depth does the volume of a Pyrex (bulk modulus 2.6 x 1010 N/m2) glass cube, 6.4 x 10-2 m on an edge at the ocean's surface, decrease by 5.8 x 10-10

85. ## Physics

An air bubble of volume 15 cc is formed at a depth of 50 m in a lake. If the temperature of the bubble while rising remains constant then what will be the volume of the bubble at the surface?(Given: g=10 m/s2 & atm. pressure = 1.0 * 100000 Pa)

86. ## physics

Lake Champlain, bordered by New York, Vermont, and Quebec, has a surface area of 1,126 km^2. If the energy (173 PJ) is provided by sunlight shining on the lake at an average rate of 200 W/m^2 but with only half that amount absorbed, how long will it take

Sam is sitting in her fishing boat watching a trout swim below the surface. She guesses the apparent depth of the trout at 2.0m. She estimates that her eyes are about 1.0 m above the water's surface, and that the angle at which she's observing the trout is

88. ## physics (last problem)help

On a calm, bright day, you're scuba diving in a deep lake (n = 1.33), 5.40 m from your sailboat. When you are 3.10 m below the surface, the top of the sailboat mast appears to you to be in a direction 40.0° from vertical. Calculate the height of the mast

89. ## Environmental Science

Take the greatest care with your significant digits. If you don¡¦t, this question is not ¡§do-able¡¨. Llyn y Gweision (a Welsh lake) has a surface area of 10 km2. It is fed by two rivers: the Afon Chwefru and the Nant Aeron. The Chwefru has a

90. ## Math

When you scuba dive, the added pressure due to the water varies directly with your depth. At 20 feet, the added pressure is about 9 pounds per square inch. a) If an amateur diver can safely stand an added pressure of 30 (psi), how deep could he dive? b) A

91. ## Physics

A rock is dropped from a tree of height 36.5 m into a lake (depth 9 m) below. After entering the water, the rock then floats gently down through the water at a speed of 12.5 m/s to the bottom of the lake. What is the total elapsed time?

92. ## physics

A rock is dropped from a tree of height 25 m into a lake (depth 5.0 m) below. After entering the water, the rock then fl oats gently down through the water at a speed of 1.5 m/s to the bottom of the lake. What is the total elapsed time?

93. ## Physics

A rock is dropped from a tree of height 20 m into a lake (depth 4.6 m) below. After entering the water, the rock floats gently down through the water at a constant speed of 1.6 m/s to the bottom of the lake. What is the total elapsed time?

94. ## physics

A rock is dropped from a tree of height 22 m into a lake (depth 4.0 m) below. After entering the water, the rock floats gently down through the water at a constant speed of 1.4 m/s to the bottom of the lake. What is the total elapsed time?

95. ## Math

The Distance from the top of a cliff to the water below ranges from 13m(low tide) to 8m(high tide). Low tide occurs at 12:00 noon and it takes six hours between low tide and high tide. a)Develop an equation representing the distance in terms of time b) It

96. ## Math

In the year 1997, the surface elevation of Lake Powell was 3887 feet above sea level. In the year 2001, the surface elevation of Lake Powell was 3577.4 feet above sea level. The surface elevation of Lake Powell is at a rate of

97. ## Algebra

Set up a system of equations for each word problem One scuba diver starts at a depth of 12 meters below the water's surface and ascends at a rate of 1 meter per second. A second diver starts at a depth of 15 feet and ascends at a rate of 2 meters per

98. ## Physics

Can you please show all your work so that I can understand how the problem is solved? In the Challenger Deep of the Marianas Trench, the depth of water is 10.9 km and the pressure is 1.16 x 10^8 Pa. a) if a cubic meter of sea water is taken from the

99. ## earth science

The global ocean covers about 70% of the Earth’s surface. If all the ocean water was uniformly distributed over the whole surface, what would be its depth? Assume that the Earth is a perfect sphere, and the average ocean depth is 4 km.

100. ## Physics

The maximum depth of Lake Baikal, in Russia, is 1637 m, making it the world's deepest freshwater lake. If a beam of light with an angle of incidence of 60.0 degrees enters the water from the air, what is the horizontal distance between the point where the