# In an experiment to measure the speed of a bullet, the bullet is red into a piece of plasticine suspended from a rigid support by a light thread. (there is a pendulum and two balls, ball one is completely vertical

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1. ## Physics

A 15-g bullet is fired horizontally into a 3.000-kg block of wood suspended by a long cord. The bullet sticks in the block. Compute the speed of the bullet if the impact causes the block to swing 10 cm above its initial level. Initial Velocity of

2. ## Physics

A 3.00 gram lead bullet travels at a speed of 240 m/s and hits a wooden post. If half the heat energy generated remain with the bullet, what is the increase in temperature of the embedded bullet? (clead = 128 J/kg C)

3. ## Phyiscs

A 5.00g lead bullet is fired into a wooden fence post. The initial speed of the bullet is 250m/s, and when it comes to rest, half its kinetic energy goes into heating bullet. How much does the bullet's temperature increase?

4. ## Physics

A 2.50g bullet, traveling at a speed of 425m/s, strikes the wooden block of a ballistic pendulum. The block has a mass of 270g (a) find the speed of the bullet/block combination immediately after the collision (b) how high does the combination rise above

5. ## physics

a 15-g bullet is fired from a rifle. it takes 2.50 * 10^-3s for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, and it exits the barrel with a speed of 715 m/s. assuming that the acceleration of the bullet is constant, find the average net force exerted on

6. ## physics

A ballistics pendulum is a device used to measure the speed of a fast moving projectile such as a bullet. A bullet of mass 5g is fired into a large block of wood of mass 1.5kg suspended from some light wires. The bullet is stopped by the block and the

7. ## 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

8. ## Physics

1. A bullet of 0.0500 kg is fired into a block of wood. Knowing that the bullet left the gun with a muzzle velocity of 350. m/s, and the bullet penetrates .15 m into the block of wood, determine: a) The average force required to stop the bullet. b) The

9. ## Physics

You have been asked to design a "ballistic spring system" to measure the speed of bullets. A bullet of mass m is fired into a block of mass M. The block, with the embedded bullet, then slides across a frictionless table and collides with a horizontal

10. ## physics

A heavy wooden block rests on a flat table and a high-speed bullet is fired horizontally into the block, the bullet stopping in it. How far will the block slide before coming to a stop? The mass of the bullet is 10.5 g, the mass of the block is 10.5 kg the

11. ## Physics

The diagram shows a ballistic pendulum,used to measure the speed of the bullets.The 3,235kg wooden block hangs from a 3m cord.When a bullet is fired into it from close range ,it swings through an angle of 18 before coming to rest ,and is afterwards found

12. ## physics

A 10-g bullet of unknown speed is shot horizontally into a 2-kg block of wood suspended from the ceiling by a cord. The bullet hits the block and becomes lodged in it. After the collision, the block and the bullet swing to a height 30cm above the original

13. ## Physics

A 0.03-kg bullet is fired vertically at 200m/s into a 0.15-kg baseball that is initially at rest. The bullet lodges in the baseball and, after the collision, the baseball/bullet rise to a height of 37m. (a). What was the speed of the baseball/bullet right

14. ## HS physics

A drawing shows a device that can be used to measure the speed of a bullet. The device consists of two rotating disks, separated by a distance of d = 0.790 m, and rotating with an angular speed of 65.0 rad/s. The bullet first passes through the left disk

15. ## physics

In an experiment to measure the speed of a bullet, the bullet is red into a piece of plasticine suspended from a rigid support by a light thread. (there is a pendulum and two balls, ball one is completely vertical and the bullet hits this ball,and somehow

16. ## physics

A 7.0-g bullet is fired into a 1.5-kg ballistic pendulum. The bullet emerges from the block with a speed of 200 m/s, and the block rises to a maximum height of 12.3 cm. Find the initial speed of the bullet?

17. ## physics

here is my question: A bullet with a mass of 6.00 g is fired through a 1.25 kg block of wood on a frictionless surface. The initial speed of the bullet is 896 m/s, and the speed of the bullet after it exits the block is 435 m/s. At what speed does the

18. ## physics

suppose you fire a bullet speed 1600 m/s in a shooting gallery and hear the gong on the target ring .731s later taking the speed of sound to be 330m/s and assuming the bullet travels straight downrange at a constant speed, how far does the bullet travel

19. ## Physics

A bullet is fired from a rifle that is held 2.5 m above the ground in a horizontal position. The initial speed of the bullet is 1450 m/s. Find: (a) the time it takes for the bullet to strike the ground and (b) the horizontal distance traveled by the

20. ## physics

A bullet with mass m = 5.21 g is moving horizontally with a speed v=367 m/s when it strikes a block of hardened steel with mass M = 14.8 kg(initially at rest). The bullet bounces o the block in a perfectly elastic collision. (a) What is the speed (m/s) of

21. ## physics

The speed of a moving bullet can be determined by allowing the bullet to pass through two rotating paper disks mounted a distance d apart on the same axle (Fig. below). From the angular displacement of the two bullet holes in the disks and the rotational

22. ## physics

a bullet with a mass of 6.00 g is fired through a 1.25 kg block of wood on a frictionless surface. the initial speed of the bullet is 896 m/s, and the speed of the bullet after it exits the block is 435 m/s. at what speed does the block move after the

23. ## Physics

The kinetic energy of a bullet fired from a gun is 40joules,if the mass of the bullet in 0.1kg calculate the initial speed of the bullet.

24. ## physics

a 100-g bullet is fired horizontally into a 14.9kg block of wood resting on a horizontal surface and the bullet becomes embedded in the block. if the muzzle velocity of the bullet is 250 m/s , what is the speed of the bullet immedatly after the impact

25. ## Physics - URGENT

A small block of mass 5 kg initially rests on a track at the bottom of a circular, vertical loop-the-loop, which has a radius of 0.8 m. The surface contact between the block and the loop is frictionless. A bullet of mass 0.7 kg strikes the block

26. ## physics

A ballistic pendulum is used to measure the speed of bullets. It comprises a heavy block of wood of mass M suspended by two long cords. A bullet of mass m is fired into the block in the horizontal direction. The block, with the bullet embedded in it,

27. ## physics

In an experiment to find the speed of 2.4g bullet, it was fired into a 650g block of wood at rest on a friction free surface. If the block(and bullet) moved off with an initial speed of 96cm s-1, what was the speed of the bullet? plz help the teacher gave

28. ## physics

A 22.4-g bullet is fired from a rifle. It takes 3.37 × 10-3 s for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, and it exits the barrel with a speed of 740 m/s. Assuming that the acceleration of the bullet is constant, find the average net force exerted

29. ## science

9. H SSM From the top of a tall building, a gun is fi red. The bullet leaves the gun at a speed of 340 m/s, parallel to the ground. As the drawing shows, the bullet puts a hole in a window of another building and hits the wall that faces the window. Using

30. ## Physics

A bullet of mass is fired horizontally with speed at a wooden block of mass resting on a frictionless table. The bullet hits the block and becomes completely embedded within it. After the bullet has come to rest within the block, the block, with the bullet

31. ## Physics

0.4kg bullet is fired from a gun at a speed of 100 m/s . If the bullet rises straight up into the air, what is the maximum height that the bullet can reach?

32. ## Physics

As shown in the figure below, a bullet is fired at and passes a piece of target paper suspended by a massless string. The bullet has a mass of m, a speed v before the collision with the target, and a speed (0.466)v after passing through the target. The

33. ## physics

An 7.95 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 9.03 kg block of wood on an air table and is embedded in it. After the collision, the block and bullet slide along the frictionless surface together with a speed of 11.6 cm/s. What was the initial speed of the

34. ## Physics

A 6.2 g bullet is fired into a 2 kg ballistic pendulum. The bullet emerges from the block with a speed of 281 m/s, and the block rises to a maximum height of 15 cm . Find the initial speed of the bullet. The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 .

35. ## Physics

A bullet is fired through a wooden board with a thickness of 12.0 cm. The bullet hits the board perpendicular to it, and with a speed of +370 m/s. The bullet then emerges on the other side of the board with a speed of +333 m/s. Assuming constant

36. ## Physics

A bullet with a mass of 4.0 g and a speed of 650 m/s is fired at a block of wood with a mass of 9.7×10−2 kg. The block rests on a frictionless surface, and is thin enough that the bullet passes completely through it. Immediately after the bullet exits

37. ## Physics

A 153 g bullet is fired from a rifle having a barrel 0 . 794 m long. Assuming the origin is placed where the bullet begins to move, the force exerted on the bullet by the expanding gas is F = a + bx − cx 2 , where a = 12600 N, b = 8420 N / m, c = 10100 N

38. ## physics

The speed of a moving bullet can be determined by allowing the bullet to pass through two rotating paper disks mounted a distance 100 cm apart on the same axle. From the angular displacement 22.9 ◦ of the two bullet holes in the disks and the rotational

39. ## Physics

A 21.3-g bullet is fired from a rifle. It takes 3.77 × 10-3 s for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, and it exits the barrel with a speed of 779 m/s. Assuming that the acceleration of the bullet is constant, find the average net force exerted

40. ## 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

41. ## physics

The speed of a bullet as it travels down the barrel of a rifle toward the opening is given by v=(-5.00×10^7)t^2 + (3.00×10^5)t where v is in meters per second and t is in seconds. The acceleration of the bullet just as it leaves the barrel is zero. (a)

42. ## Physics

A 6.6 g bullet is stopped in a block of wood (mw = 6 kg). The speed of the bullet-pluswood combination immediately after the collision is 0.8 m/s. What was the original speed of the bullet? Answer in units of m/s.

43. ## physics

The speed of a bullet as it travels down the barrel of a rifle toward the opening is given by v = (-4.25 107) t 2 + (3.45 105) t, where v is in meters per second and t is in seconds. The acceleration of the bullet just as it leaves the barrel is zero. (a)

A 20.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 85 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring having spring constant 156 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. The bullet block system

45. ## physics

A 25-g lead bullet is shot with a speed of 240 m/s into a wooden wall. Assuming that 70% of the kinetic energy is absorbed by the bullet as heat (and 30% by the wall), what is the final temperature of the bullet? (Assume the bullet is initially at room

46. ## Physics

A horizontal force of 0.80N is required to pull a 5kg bullet across a table top at a constant speed. With the block initially at rest, a 20g bullet fired horizontally into the block causes the block to slide 1.5m before coming to rest again. Determine the

47. ## phys

A 10.9-g iron bullet with a speed of 4.00 102 m/s and a temperature of 20.0° C is stopped in a 0.400-kg block of wood, also at 20.0° C. (a) At first all of the bullet's kinetic energy goes into the internal energy of the bullet. Calculate the temperature

48. ## PHYSICS

last homework question I cannot figure out.... H E L P :} a bullet is fired at and passes a piece of target paper suspended by a massless string. The bullet has a mass of m, a speed v before the collision with the target, and a speed (0.466)v after passing

49. ## Physics

An indestructible bullet 1.85 cm long is fired straight through a board that is 11.5 cm thick. The bullet strikes the board with a speed of 400 m/s and emerges with a speed of 285 m/s. (a) What is the average acceleration of the bullet as it passes through

50. ## physics lab

A bullet is shot into a block of plastic. The bullet penetrates the block 0.75 m. The mass of the bullet is 8 g. It is traveling with a speed of 410 m/s before it hits the block. A Use kinematic equations to find the magnitude of the acceleration on the

51. ## Physics

A bullet with a velocity of 200 m/s is shot at a 2-kg block resting on a horizontal frictionless surface. The bullet imbeds in the block and the bullet-block system slides across the surface with a speed of 5 m/s. A) what is the mass of the bullet? B)The

52. ## Physics

Hi I see another student actually posted this question... but got no answer... is someone able to look at it? see below - a bullet is fired at and passes a piece of target paper suspended by a massless string. The bullet has a mass of m, a speed v before

53. ## physics

A 12 g bullet is stopped in a block of wood (mw = 5.9 kg). The speed of the bullet- plus-wood combination immediately after the collision is 0.95 m/s. What was the original speed of the bullet? Answer in units of m/s

54. ## physics

A 11.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 108 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring of constant 151 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. If the bullet-block system compresses

55. ## physics

A gun is fired vertically into a 1.55 kg block of wood at rest directly above it. If the bullet has a mass of 21.0 g and a speed of 190 m/s, how high will the block rise into the air after the bullet becomes embedded in it? i don't even know where to

56. ## Physic

A bullet strikes a ballistic pendulum whose target block has a mass of 4kg. The block is observed to rise a distance of 3cm, and the bullet is weighed and found to have a mass of 20g. What is the speed of the bullet when it strikes the block? (Answer:

57. ## physics

You are hired as ballistics expert and need to measure the muzzle speed of the bullet (with a mass, m = 20 g) for the gun. You fire a ballistic gun horizontally into a 2-kg ballistic pendulum (M = 2 kg) hanging at rest on a massless rod. After the bullet

58. ## physics

The ballistic pendulum is a device used to measure the speed of a fast-moving projectile such as a bullet. The bullet is fired into a large block of wood suspended from some light wires. The bullet is stopped by the block, and the entire system swings up

59. ## physics

A device is designed to measure the speed of a bullet. The device consists of two rotating disks, separated by a distance of d=0.850m, and rotating with an angular speed of 95.0 rad/s. The bullet first passes through the left disk and the through the right

60. ## Physics

A bullet of mass 0.02kg is fired at a speed of 500m/s towards a fixed wooden block of thickness 10cm. The bullet penetrates the block and emerges with a speed of 200m/s. a) Find the average retarding force on the bullet when it is passing through the

61. ## physics

A bullet of mass 10 g has a speed of 500 m/s. a) What is its kinetic energy? b) if it penetrates a block of wood a distance of 10 cm before coming to rest, what is the average frictional force stopping the bullet? A second bullet identical to the first is

62. ## physics

A 28.6-g bullet is fired from a rifle. It takes 2.36 × 10-3 s for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, and it exits the barrel with a speed of 710 m/s. Assuming that the acceleration of the bullet is constant, find the average net force exerted

63. ## physics

A 15.7-g bullet is fired from a rifle. It takes 3.00 × 10-3 s for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, and it exits the barrel with a speed of 779 m/s. Assuming that the acceleration of the bullet is constant, find the average net force exerted

64. ## physics

a bullet of mass 10 gram is fired from a gun of mass 5 kg. If the gun recoils at the speed of 60m/s calculate the initial speed of the bullet.The bullet stops after penetrating 50 cm into a target. Find the opposing force to the motion of the bullet

65. ## physics

A 270 caliber hunting rifle fires an 8.5 g bullet, which exits the gun barrel at a speed of 980 m/s. What impulse does the burning gunpowder impart to the bullet? If it takes 2 ms for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, what is the average force

66. ## physics

A heavy wooden block rests on a flat table and a high-speed bullet is fired horizontally into the block, the bullet stopping in it. How far will the block slide before coming to a stop? The mass of the bullet is 10.5 g, the mass of the block is 10.5 kg the

67. ## Physics

A 15.0 g rubber bullet hits a wall with a speed of 140 m/s. If the bullet bounces straight back with a speed of 125 m/s, what is the change in momentum of the bullet?

68. ## Physics- so confused!!

A bullet with a mass of 5.40 g is fired horizontally at two blocks resting on a smooth and frictionless table top as shown in the Figure. The bullet passes through the first 1.20 kg block, and embeds itself in a second 1.20 kg block. Speeds v1 = 3.90 m/s

69. ## science

The speed of a bullet as it travels down the barrel of a rifle toward the opening is given by v = (-4.25 10^7) t^2 + (3.45 10^5) t, where v is in meters per second and t is in seconds. The acceleration of the bullet just as it leaves the barrel is zero.

70. ## Physics HELP!

A 20.0 g bullet is fired horizontally into a 85 g wooden block that is initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface and connected to a spring having spring constant 156 N/m. The bullet becomes embedded in the block. The bullet block system

71. ## physics

A bullet is fired through a wooden board with a thickness of 10.0 cm. The bullet hits the board perpendicular to it, and with a speed of +390 m/s. The bullet then emerges on the other side of the board with a speed of +234 m/s. Assuming constant

72. ## physics

A police van moving on a highway with a speed of 30km/hr, fires a bullet at a theif's car speeding away in the same direction with a speed of 192km/hr. If the muzzle speed of the bullet is 150m/sec. With what speed does the bullet hit the thief's car

73. ## physics

A bullet is fired from a rifle that is held 1.06 m above the ground in a horizontal position. The initial speed of the bullet is 1340 m/s. Find (a) the time it takes for the bullet to strike the ground and (b) the horizontal distance traveled by the

74. ## Physics

7 g bullet is ﬁred into a 124 g block that is initially at rest at the edge of a frictionless table of height 1.3 m. The bullet remains in the block, and after impact the block lands 2.2 m from the bottom of the table. Find the initial speed of the

75. ## PHYSICS

In a laboratory experiment, a bullet of mass 47.0 g is shot horizontally into a stationary block of totara of mass 3.50 kg that hangs from a light string. The bullet is then embedded a distance d = 3.50 cm into the block and the combined block-bullet

76. ## Physics

As part of a forensic test, a 5.0g lead bullet is fired into a fence post. the initial speed of the bullet is 250 m/s. when it comes to res, it is determined that half its kinetic energy had gone into heating the bullet. how much does the bullet's

77. ## 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

78. ## Physics

A bullet of 10g enters a target at 100 ms-1 and leaves it 0.01 s later. Calculate: i. The rate of change of momentum of the bullet ii. The resistance offered by the target iii. The loss of kinetic energy of the bullet iv. The deceleration of the bullet v.

79. ## Physics

A bullet of 10g enters a target at 100 ms-1 and leaves it 0.01 s later. Calculate: i. The rate of change of momentum of the bullet ii. The resistance offered by the target iii. The loss of kinetic energy of the bullet iv. The deceleration of the bullet v.

80. ## Physics

Answer in m/s. The speed of a moving bullet can be determined by allowing the bullet to pass through two rotating paper disks mounted a distance 88 cm apart on the same axle. From the angular displacement 18.4 degrees of the two bullet holes in the disks

81. ## Physics

Answer in m/s. The speed of a moving bullet can be determined by allowing the bullet to pass through two rotating paper disks mounted a distance 88 cm apart on the same axle. From the angular displacement 18.4 degrees of the two bullet holes in the disks

82. ## science

a bullet is shot from a springfield rifle with a speed of 3,015 ft/s. assuming the bullet moved at a constant velocity, what is the time required for the bullet to strike a target 4,146 meters away

83. ## Analytical Mechanics

a gun is fired with muzzle velocity v0 = 1000 m/s straight up along the z-axis. While moving through the air the Earth's gravity pulls on the bullet, which has mass m = 20 grams and the bullet's air resistance force can be approximated by the relationship

84. ## Physics

a point 22 caliber rifle fires a 1.8 gram bullet at a 400m/s into a block of wood. If the bullet penetrates to a depht of 10cm find the desaceleration of the bullet. The force exerheted on the bullet, and the time.

85. ## physics

a police van moving on a highway with a speed of 30 kmph fired a bullet at a thief car speeding away in the same direction with a speed of 192kmph. if the muzzle speed of the bullet is 150 m per sec. the speed eith which the bullet hit the thief car is

86. ## physics

A 15.4g bullet traveling at 270 m/s is fired into a 0.488kg wooden block anchored to a 100 N/m spring. How far is the spring compressed? x_{compressed} = If the speed of the bullet is not known but it is observed that the spring is compressed 43.9 cm, what

87. ## PHY131

a bullet is fired from a gun that is 2.0 meters above flat ground. the bullet emerges from the gun with a speed of 250 m/s. a) how long does the bullet stay in the air before it hits the ground? b) At what horizonatal distance from the firing point does

88. ## PHY131

a bullet is fired from a gun that is 2.0 meters above flat ground. the bullet emerges from the gun with a speed of 250 m/s. a) how long does the bullet stay in the air before it hits the ground? b) At what horizonatal distance from the firing point does

89. ## physics

a police van moving on a highway with a speed of 30km h^-1 fires a bullet at a thief"s car speeding away in the same direction with a speed of 192 km h^-1. If the muzzle speed of the bullet is 150 ms^-1,with what speed does the bullet hit the thief's car?

90. ## Physics

An observer stands 43.0 m behind a marksmen practicing at a rifle range. The marksman fires the rifle horizontally which gives the speed of the bullet to be 939 m/s. How far does each bullet travel before the observer hears the report of the rifle? Assume

91. ## Physics 1

A bullet is fired from a rifle that is held 2.0 m above the ground in a horizontal position. The initial speed of the bullet is 1250 m/s. (a) Find the time it takes for the bullet to strike the ground. 1 s (b) Find the horizontal distance traveled by the

92. ## phycis

A 12 g bullet is stopped in a block of wood (mw = 5.9 kg). The speed of the bullet- plus-wood combination immediately after the collision is 0.95 m/s. What was the original speed of the bullet? Answer in units of m/s

93. ## physics

A 13 g bullet is stopped in a block of wood ( m w = 3 . 1 kg). The speed of the bullet- plus-wood combination immediately after the collision is 0 . 57 m / s. What was the original speed of the bullet? Answer in units of m / s

94. ## Physics

A 25 g bullet with a muzzle velocity of 300 m/s is fired into a board 4.0 cm thick. A). In a hard board, the bullet penetrates 3.0 cm and comes to a stop. What is the average force exerted on the bullet by the board? B). For a soft board, the bullet goes

95. ## Physics

A heavy wooden block rests on a flat table and a high-speed bullet is fired horizontally into the block, the bullet stopping in it. How far will the block slide before coming to a stop? The mass of the bullet is 9.5 g, the mass of the block is 10.5 kg, the

96. ## physics

A 3.00x10^-3kg lead bullet travels at a speed of 2.40x10^2m/s and hits a wooden post. if half the heat energy generated remains with the bullet, what is the increase in temperature of the embedded bullet?(ci=1.28x10^2 j/kg degrees C

97. ## physics

A 18.5 g bullet is fired from a rifle. It takes 2.70 10-3 s for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, and it exits the barrel with a speed of 660 m/s. Assuming that the acceleration of the bullet is constant, find the average net force exerted on

98. ## Physics

A 24.8-g bullet is fired from a rifle. It takes 2.15 × 10-3 s for the bullet to travel the length of the barrel, and it exits the barrel with a speed of 778 m/s. Assuming that the acceleration of the bullet is constant, find the average net force exerted

99. ## physics

A bullet is fired through a wooden board with a thickness of 8.0 cm. The bullet hits the board perpendicular to it, and with a speed of +350 m/s. The bullet then emerges on the other side of the board with a speed of +210 m/s. Assuming constant

100. ## Physics

A 153 g bullet is fired from a rifle having a barrel 0.794 m long. Assuming the origin is placed where the bullet begins to move, the force exerted on the bullet by the expanding gas is F = a + bx − cx^2 , where a = 12600 N, b = 8420 N/m, c = 10100