Math/Physics

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  1. Physics

    A physics student sits by the open window on a train moving at 25 m/sec towards the east. Her boyfriend is standing on the station platform, sadly watching her leave. When the train is 150 meters form the station, it emits a whistle at a frequency of 3000
  2. physics

    A physics student sits by the open window on a train moving at 25 m/sec towards the east. Her boyfriend is standing on the station platform, sadly watching her leave. When the train is 150 meters form the station, it emits a whistle at a frequency of 3000
  3. PHYSICS, still cant get it

    A man (weighing 915 N) stands on a long railroad flatcar (weighing 2805 N) as it rolls at 18.0 m/s in the positive direction of an x axis, with negligible friction. Then the man runs along the flatcar in the negative x direction at 40.00 m/s relative to
  4. SCIENCE PROJECT

    I am interested in doing a science project on the math and science of different snowboarding tricks and techniques. Does anyone have advice and suggestions about how to do a project like this?? Please help! Very Urgent! Well you could do a nu,ber of
  5. math

    The boy decided to ride the terror tower. at its maximum height, the ride reaches 65m above ground. When the boy reaches the top of the tower, his gum falls out of his mouth. the height of the gum can be given by the model: h=65-4.9t^2 where t is in
  6. Math Help

    I have to do this question in several ways like any possible way to do it so I've found one mathematical way, I can't do it like a physics question cause it's math. a bike travels at a constant speed of 10km/h. a bus starts 175 km behind the bike and
  7. physics

    Help me solve this physics homework: in sense we all have kinetic energy,even when we are standing still.the earth with a radius of 6.37*10power6 m,rotates about its axis once a day.ignoring the earths rotation about the sun,what is the K.E of a 50Kg man
  8. Physics

    Specifically, which of the following best expresses your view: i. Many physics concepts make a lot of sense and connect to everyday experience; but formulas are more of a problem-solving tool than a sense-making tool. ii. It really depends on the formula.
  9. Physics

    Specifically, which of the following best expresses your view: i. Many physics concepts make a lot of sense and connect to everyday experience; but formulas are more of a problem-solving tool than a sense-making tool. ii. It really depends on the formula.
  10. Physics

    Specifically, which of the following best expresses your view: i. Many physics concepts make a lot of sense and connect to everyday experience; but formulas are more of a problem-solving tool than a sense-making tool. ii. It really depends on the formula.
  11. physics

    A 748 N student stands in the middle of a frozen pond having a radius of 5.3 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 2.1 kg physics textbook
  12. physics

    A 740 N student stands in the middle of a frozen pond having a radius of 4.8 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 2.8 kg physics textbook
  13. Physics

    A 750 N student stands in the middle of a frozen pond having a radius of 5.4 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 2.0 kg physics textbook
  14. physics

    A 770 N man stands in the middle of a frozen pond of radius 9.0 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 1.2 kg physics textbook horizontally toward the
  15. physics

    A 705 N man stands in the middle of a frozen pond of radius 4.0 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 1.2 kg physics textbook horizontally toward the
  16. Physics..help please

    A 715 N man stands in the middle of a frozen pond of radius 10.0 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 1.2 kg physics textbook horizontally toward
  17. Business mathematics

    In an examination of certain number of candidates 18 passed mathematics, 17 passed physics, 11 passed both mathematics and physics, 1 failed both subjects. Find the number of candidates that passed. i. Mathematics only. ii. Physics only. iii. Total number
  18. Math/Physics

    If 55034.175 kJ of heat are transferred to 150 kg of ice at a temperature of -12.15 degrees C, calculate the temperature of the resulting water. I know my formulas for sensible and latent heat but don't know how to approach this.
  19. math physics

    The handle of a vegetable wagon makes an angle of 25.0° If the peddler exerts a force of 35.0 lb along the handle, how muchwork does the peddler do in pulling the cart 1.00 mi? Is this correct? 35.0*1.00coseine25.0degrees=31.720
  20. physics/Math

    Buffy the Vampire Slayer is buffing up her 0.53 meter long arms by bench pressing. In 31 seconds she can lift 39 kilograms of mass 22 times. How powerful are Buffy's arms?
  21. Math

    In an examination of a certain class, at least 70% of the students failed in Physics, at least 72% failed in Chemistry, at least 80% failed in Mathematics and at least 85% failed in English. How many at lest must have failed in all the four subjects ?
  22. Physics (12th Grade)

    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) * Physics -
  23. 11 Grade College Prep Math-Based Physics

    Not good at physics, so could someone check these practice test questions please? Explanations are appreciated. 1. Which of Newton's Laws says you cannot touch anything without being touched? a) 4th b) 2nd c) 1st d) 3rd *** 2. A 3.00 kg ball is dropped
  24. Maths

    In a survey of 200 students of a school, it was found that 60% study mathematics, 45% study physics, 35% study chemistry, 20% study mathematics and physics, 15% study physics and chemistry, 25% study chemistry and mathematics and 10% none of these
  25. PHYSICS - Waves

    Can someone tell me how to get the answer to this question? Just a formula would be great. It's on my physics study guide for my unit test. It takes 2.30 s for an echo to come back from a sound wave sent to the bottom of a 25 degree C lake. How deep is the
  26. Physics/Math

    Two cars, 127 miles apart, start moving towards each other at the same time. One is moving 3 times as fast as the other. If they meet 1.5 hrs later, find the average speed of the slower car in miles per hour?
  27. Physics/math

    A block with mass m = 16.1 kg slides down an inclined plane of slope angle 24.3o with a constant velocity. It is then projected up the same plane with an initial speed 3.35 m/s. How far up the incline will the block move before coming to rest?
  28. physics

    9th grade physics sketch a picture of the initial total velocity for the projectile when the angle is at 0 degrees, 30 degrees and 60 degrees. Resolve each into vertical and horizontal components. No velocity given
  29. physics

    In her physics lab, Jessica rolls a 11-g marble down a ramp and off the table with a horizontal velocity of 1.38 m/s. The marble falls in a cup placed 0.45 m from the table's edge. Find the table's height.
  30. Physics

    In her physics lab, Jessica rolls a 20-g marble down a ramp and off the table with a horizontal velocity of 1.10 m/s. The marble falls in a cup placed 0.44 m from the table's edge. Find the table's height. Use g = 10. m/s2. Enter m as unit.
  31. physics

    A batted baseball, which leaves the bat at an angle 〖30〗^0 above the horizontal, is caught by an outfielder 120m from the plate. a.) What is the initiated velocity of the ball? b.) How high did it rise? c.) How long was it in the air? my
  32. Physics

    You are enjoying the frictionless frozen surface of the Rideau canal with your friend. While together, you try a physics experiment in which you push off of each other at the same time. If your acceleration is 2 m/s 2, what is your friend’s acceleration,
  33. Physics

    A physics student kicked a soccer ball toward an aprtment building 40.8 meters from her. The velocity of the ball was 40 m/s^2 @30 degrees. At what approximate height did the ball hit the building?
  34. physics

    The 1.1kg physics book in figure is connected by a string to a 250g coffee cup. The book is given a push up the slope and released with a speed of 2.5m/s . The coefficients of friction are μs =0.50 and μk =0.20. How far does the book slide?
  35. Physics

    In her physics lab, Stephanie rolls a 30 g marble down a ramp and off a table with a horizontal velocity of 2 m/s. The marble falls in a cup placed 0.4 m from the table’s edge. a. How long is the ball in the air? 0.2 s b. How high is the table? m
  36. Physics

    Well, I just found out that I failed my physics midterm. I got a 51. Yes I studied but I still don't get the forces and inclined planes. And my parents are going to kill me if they find out. The midterm brought down my grade to a 79!! Any advice? P.S I
  37. Physics 11 steve, bob,physics expert pls URGENT!!

    Coefficiant of friction between rubber tires and wet pavement is 0.50. brakes are applied to a 750kg car, intitally travelling at 30m/s and the car skids to a stop. What is the size and direction of the acceleration of the car.
  38. physics

    Some enterprising physics students working on a catapult decide to have a water balloon fight in the school hallway. The ceiling is of height 3.2 m, and the balloons are launched at a velocity of 12 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . At what
  39. Physics

    Some enterprising physics students working on a catapult decide to have a water balloon fight in the school hallway. The ceiling is of height 3.2 m, and the balloons are launched at a velocity of 12 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . At what
  40. Physics

    6. Within an x-ray tube, a metal disc (the anode) receives a huge amount of energy that is converted to internal energy (heat) within the anode. The surface temperature can easily reach 2000° C. Because the anode is within a vacuum and therefore there is
  41. Physics

    A physics major is working to pay his college tuition by performing in a traveling carnival. He rides a motorcycle inside a hollow transparent plastic sphere. After gaining sufficient speed, he travels in a vertical circle with a radius of 11.8 m . The
  42. physics

    Posted by michelle quendarsv on Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 5:26pm. Posted by michelle quendarsv on Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 3:55pm. if it takes 726 watts of power to move a mass 36 meters in 14 seeconds, what is the mass? i really need like, step
  43. physics

    Physics force of friction question a shuffle board disk is accelerated to a speed of 5.8m/s and released. if the coefficient of the kinetic friction between the disk and the concrete court is 0.3, how far does the disk go before it comes to a stop?The
  44. Physics

    You are the physics expert for a professional stuntman. The stunt you have designed includes a ramp that is angled at 30°. You expect that the stuntman will be traveling at 18.0 m/s when he leaves the ramp. How far must the landing ramp be positioned, and
  45. Physics

    "It takes a force of 109 N to lift a stone straight up. This force gives the stone an acceleration of 12 m/s^2. Calculate the mass of the stone." My physics teacher tried to explain this problem to us, but he explained it so confusingly that I still don't
  46. Movie physics

    I need to come up with a movie that defies the laws of physics, at least three different times, and has a good way/enough information to prove that they are wrong. Can anyone think of a good movie? Armageddon, Star Wars, is taken.
  47. movie physics

    I need to come up with a movie that defies the laws of physics, at least three different times, and has a good way/enough information to prove that they are wrong. Can anyone think of a good movie? Armageddon, Star Wars, is taken.
  48. physics

    The spring is compressed against the floor a distance of 1.6 cm and released. If the spring constant is 60 N/m, what is the magnitude of the spring force acting on the toy at the moment it is released?physics
  49. math, physics

    A. A rectangular slab of concrete is cut from a large block. The slab measures 10.4 inches thick, 1.8 feet long, and 0.0021 miles wide. Find its volume in cubic feet.
  50. Physics - HELP PLS

    A plane wave propagating along the positive z axis in vacuum is polarized along the y axis at a frequency of 3 GHz. Write the phasor of the E field, H field and Poynting vector. Isn't a phasor the same regardless of the field it is on? Like E, H or
  51. physics

    A 0.82 kg physics book with dimensions of 32.4 cm by 20.1 cm is on a table. What force does the book apply to the table? Answer in units of N
  52. Math/College Algebra

    A water trough with triangular ends is 9ft long, 4ft wide, and 2ft deep. Initially the trough is full of water, but due to evaporation, the volumn of the water decreases at a rate proportional to the square root of the volume. Using advanced concepts from
  53. math physics i think

    We have 2 cars. Car "A" and car "B" if car A weighs 3180 lbs If car "B" weighes 2000 pounds How fast would car "A" have to travel to knock car "B" 32 feet?
  54. Math And Physics

    Law of Gravitation- Find an expression for the magnitude of the initial velocity that a projectile must possess in order to leave the earth when air friction is neglected. The gravitational constant for g is, G = 6.67428*10^-11 m^3 Kg^-1 s^-2 Please answer
  55. physics

    why physics is not understandable?
  56. physics

    I HATE PHYSICS
  57. physics

    in physics what is sqrt?
  58. physics

    pleaase help me with this, i'm very bad in physics, and i mostly don't understand any of this stuff...can anyone explain as well as show me how to do this Monochromatic light from a helium-neon laser (wavelength=632.8 nm) shines at a right angle onto the
  59. Physics

    Can someone help with the following physics problem? This is the only one I'm having trouble solving. Thanks. A 3.6-m-long ladder leans against a frictionless wall as shown in the figure below. The coefficient of static friction between the ladder and the
  60. Physics

    I need help with this physics problem: A child slides down a playground slide; the coefficient of kinetic friction is uk=0.25, and angle that the slide makes with the horizontal is 28.0 degree. She begins from rest and slides through a vertical height of
  61. Physics

    An airplane is circling an airport by traveling a horizontal circular path at a speed of 400 km/h. The bank angle of the wings is 20 degrees. What is the radius of the circular path the plane is flying? I honestly do not know where to start this. And it is
  62. College Physics

    A 42-kg girl is bouncing on a trampoline. During a certain interval after leaving the surface of the trampoline, her kinetic energy decreases to 220 J from 460 J. How high does she rise during this interval? Neglect air resistance. The quarter is over but
  63. physics

    A mountain-climber friend with a mass of 82 kg ponders the idea of attaching a helium-filled balloon to himself to effectively reduce his weight by 25% when he climbs. He wonders what the approximate size of such a balloon would be. Hearing of your physics
  64. physics

    A mountain-climber friend with a mass of 82 kg ponders the idea of attaching a helium-filled balloon to himself to effectively reduce his weight by 25% when he climbs. He wonders what the approximate size of such a balloon would be. Hearing of your physics
  65. physics

    A mountain-climber friend with a mass of 82 kg ponders the idea of attaching a helium-filled balloon to himself to effectively reduce his weight by 25% when he climbs. He wonders what the approximate size of such a balloon would be. Hearing of your physics
  66. Physics-Please check answer

    Damon helped me with this calc but I think the answer should be -20, not -22, could someone please check the calculation If a ball is thrown into the wall at 14 m/s and comes off at 6 m/s, what is change of velocity of the ball? I think it would be 14-6 =
  67. physics

    Posted by sandhu on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 7:38pm. Posted by sandhu on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at 1:17am. A T is made of two identical 740 g thin solid rods. The moment of inertia of the T about an axis perpendicular to the screen through point
  68. physics

    Help with physics graph sketch? sketch a postion time graph for a student stopping at the school, which 5km east of home how would the graph look like
  69. Physics

    A student places her 330 g physics book on a frictionless table. She pushes the book against a spring, compressing the spring by 9.90 cm, then releases the book
  70. physics

    Posted by sandhu on Sunday, November 28, 2010 at 10:03pm. A 7200 lb airplane lands on an aircraft carrier with a speed of 72 ft/s. The plane is caught by an elastic band (k=998 lb/ft) that has an initial stretch of 5.6 feet. What is the maximum distance
  71. Math>> Help!!

    Seats for Mathematics, Physics and Biology in a school are in the ratio 5:7:8. There is a proposal to increase these seats by 40%, 50% and 75% respectively. What will be the ratio of increased seats?
  72. MATH

    IN A PHYSICS EXPERIMENT,THE DISTANCE OF X AND Y CM HAS A CONNECTION TO EACH OTHER BY 1/X + 1/Y = 1/5.IF THE DISTANCE OF Y IS INCREASING AT THE RATE 16 CMS^(-1),FIND THE RATE OF CHANGE OF THE DISTANCE OF X WHEN Y=9 CM.
  73. Math, physics

    A rotating space station has radius 1380 m, measured from the center of rotation to the outer deck where the crew lives. What should the period of rotation be if the crew is to feel that they weigh one-half their Earth weight?
  74. Math, Physics

    Two blocks with indicated masses are connected by a cable of negligible mass over a pulley with radius 45cm. The block on the incline is sliding without friction and experiences a constant acceleration of 2 m/sec^2. Determine the mass of the pulley
  75. Physics(class) /Math (problem)

    Moe earns 15% more than her husband Joe. Together they make 78000 per year. What is Joe’s annual salary? Answer to two significant figures. My answer was $31000, but the program doesn't seem to want to take it. Did I do something wrong?
  76. Physics

    I came here earlier with this question: "A force of 20 N acts toward the west. Another force acts at the same point so that the resultant of the two forces is zero. What is the magnitude and direction of the second force?" I was wondering if someone could
  77. Math, Physics

    A soccer ball is kicked from the ground at an angle of è = 46 degrees with respect to the horizontal. The hang time of the ball is tm = 1.9 s. What is the total horizontal distance traveled by the ball in meters?
  78. As physics

    Please help and do it step by step all parts of questions and use: T = time(s) I=current (amps) Q=net charge on object (Coulombs) N=no electrons (and write if added or removed from object and how) E=elementary charge Calculate the number of free electrons
  79. algebra

    in a class of 30 students , there are 22 students who study chemistry but not physics, 4 who study physics but not chemistry and who study neighter chemistry nor physics. how many students in the class study physics
  80. physics

    A(n) 775 N man stands in the middle of a frozen pond of radius 11.2 m. He is un- able to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 1.3 kg physics textbook horizontally
  81. Mathematics

    A survey of 100 students produced the following statics: 32 study mathematics, 20 study physics, 45 study Biology, 15 study mathematics and biology, 7 study mathematics and physics, 10 study physics and Biology, 30 do not study any of the three subjects 1,
  82. Physics

    A physics teacher (mass = 84.5 kg) is jogging through the woods and runs straight into a large oak tree at 3.5 m/s. Rebound speed is measured at 2.3 m/s in the opposite direction. If the time of contact with the tree is 45 milliseconds, what is the
  83. Physics -.-

    A projectile is shot horizontally at 220 m/s from the top of a 620 m high cliff. A) How long till the projectile hits the ground? B) How far from the base of the cliff does the projectile land? I am gonna be honest. I have no idea how to do any of my
  84. Physics

    Hi Guys! Need help with this physics problem, I have no idea how to set it up or how to visualize it but would appreciate any help. Instructions for finding a buried treasure include the following: Go 80 paces at 235°, turn to 130° and walk 115 paces,
  85. math/physics help plz

    Two cars moves around a circle of circumference 20 m with speed of 5m/s and 15m/s, if the positions of these cars are observed every integer seconds, after how many seconds will the cars occupy the same position. Help me show step
  86. Physics, error derivation

    I need to derive an error equation for Bohr's model to use in my physics lab this week. I am really bad at calculus, so if anyone can help me that would be really great. the equation is (1/lambda)=R[(1/n^2final)-(1/n^2initial)] I've never had to derive
  87. PHYSICS

    what's the differencces between the meaning of measurement and value of measurement in physics??? The meaning of measurement is a definition of whatever is being measured. I suggest you use a dictionary for that. The answer will depend upon what you are
  88. physics

    please help! physics doesn't click with me. thank you for your help! A 23 kg suitcase is being pulled with a constant speed by a handle that is at an angle of 25° above the horizontal. If the normal force exerted on the suitcase is 155 N, what is the
  89. Physics

    A physics student wants to build a spring gun that when aimed horizontally will give a 35.0- g ball an initial acceleration of 'g' by releasing a spring that has been compressed 18.0 cm. What is the velocity of the ball as it emerges from the gun?
  90. PHYSICS - Waves

    Can someone tell me how to get the answer to this question? Just a formula would be great. It's on my physics study guide for my unit test. Sound waves with a wavelength of 2.5 m are traveling 7.5 m/s. How many waves will pass a microphone in 10.0 s?
  91. Math And Physics

    Law of Gravitation- Find an expression for the magnitude of the initial velocity that a projectile must possess in order to leave the earth when air friction is neglected. The gravitational constant for g is, G = 6.67428*10^-11 m^3 Kg^-1 s^-2 Please answer
  92. PHYSICS

    Hi! I have some questions from a study guide in my physics class, and they give me the answer, but I have to show how to get the answer. I did most of them, but need help with these. Here is problem #6: A 30 kg kid on rollerskates is moving 1 m/s. His
  93. physics, error calculation repost

    I need to derive an error equation for Bohr's model to use in my physics lab this week. I am really bad at calculus, so if anyone can help me that would be really great. the equation is (1/lambda)=R[(1/n^2final)-(1/n^2initial)] I've never had to derive
  94. physics

    A student, crazed by the first physics Midterm, uses a pushing force of 80 N angled at 70° to push a 5.0 kg book across the frictionless ceiling of his room. a. What is the block's acceleration? b. What is the force of the ceiling on the book?
  95. Math(Physics)

    How much energy is stored by the electric field between two square plates, 7.9 cm on a side, separated by a 2.5-mm air gap? The charges on the plates are equal and opposite and of magnitude 15 nC . Answer--> PE=_____ J PE = potential energy? I got this
  96. Math-Physics

    What is the total force on the bottom of a 400-cm-diameter by 1.5-m-deep round wading pool due to the weight of the air and the weight of the water? (Note the pressure contribution from the atmosphere is 1.0 x 10^5 N/m^2, the density of water is 1 g/cm^3,
  97. Physics

    When James applied the brakes to his car, it slows unifromly from 15.0 m/s to 0.0 m/s in 2.50 s. How many meters before a stop sign must she apply her brakes in order to stop at the sign? Answers: 6.0m 37.5 m 18.8 m 48.0m Please help-I've just started
  98. Physics

    After a long class, a physics teacher stretches out for a nap on a bed of nails. How is this possible? I have done that demo many times. One, make certain the nails are not sharp. Secondly, make certain there are many of them. I did them on 1in by 1in
  99. Physics help please!

    While visiting Planet Physics, you toss a rock straight up at 13.6 m/s and catch it 3.50 s later. While you visit the surface, your cruise ship orbits at an altitude equal to the planet's radius every 340.0 minutes. What is the radius (in m) of the planet?
  100. Physics please help

    While visiting Planet Physics, you toss a rock straight up at 13.6 m/s and catch it 3.50 s later. While you visit the surface, your cruise ship orbits at an altitude equal to the planet's radius every 340.0 minutes. What is the radius (in m) of the planet?