Math/Physics

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  1. Physics

    I have to create a teaching aid for physics based on the principles i have learnt like gravitation , mechanical properties and many more. I am not able to find the right experiment to demonstrate infront of my teacher.Please help me deal with this by
  2. Physics

    I have to create a teaching aid for physics based on the principles i have learnt like gravitation , mechanical properties and many more. I am not able to find the right experiment to demonstrate infront of my teacher.Please help me deal with this by
  3. physics

    ok i'm putting in physics it'll most likely change it watch A fisherman's scale stretches 2.8 cm when a 3.7-kg fish hangs from it. (a) What is the spring constant? (b) What will be the amplitude and frequency of vibration fi the fish is pulled down 2.5 cm
  4. physics

    Hello! I'm studying for physics and I am stuck on this question (I have the answer): Two identical cars are travelling on a horizontal road, one of them is going at twice the speed of the other one. Both break using the same force. The slower car breaks
  5. Physics websites

    I just want to ask if there's a website in physics that you don't have to do the experiment on your own and you can just do it in the computer and study it and answer the question to that experiment/lab. I'm really having problems with my experiments and I
  6. physics

    Explain what ideas led Bohr to suggest a new atomic model; and state Bohr postulates. Explain also, in words, what the correspondence principle is in atomic physics.
  7. Physics

    A 5000-Hz car horn is blasted while the car is moving at 35.0 m/s toward a dazed physics student (stationary). What is the frequency of the horn heard by the student. Assume the temperature is 0°C
  8. Physics

    The earths mass is m=5.98*10^24 kg and physics students masss is 70 kg. Knowing that the gravitational force between the student and the earth is 392 N of force, what is the distance between the student and the Earths center?
  9. math physics

    What frequency is heard by an observer who hears the 450 Hz siren on a police car traveling at 35 m/s away from her? Assume that the velocity of sound in air is 345 m/s. Is this the correct? 450*345/(345+35) =408Hz
  10. Math/physics

    Known factors-weight 105 g---speed at start 60 mph---distance traveled 70 yds. Questions ,what is the rate of decelleration?, At what yard marker does it decellate to 35 mph For each 5 feet higher from start - how much farther does it travel. Thank you for
  11. physics

    Physics force of friction question a 63kg water skier is pulled across a lake by a rope that exerts a force of 3.2x10^2 and makes an angle 17 degrees above the horizontal. if the coefficient between the skies and the lake is 0.27 at what rate will the
  12. physics

    Hi: I need help with the following physics problem. Can you explain it to me? Thank you, The fastest measured pitched baseball left the pitcher's hand at a speed of 50.0 . If the pitcher was in contact with the ball over a distance of 1.50 and produced
  13. physics

    hello everyone...i just has a general question. I am trying to study for physics. The chapter is contains potential energy, conservative, non conservative, kinetic energy. They have a definition of each , but i still don't have a better understanding of
  14. statistics

    in a certain college 33% of the physics majors belong to ethnic minorities. if 8 students are selected at random from the physics majors what is the probability that more than 5 belong to an ethnic minority
  15. Physics

    Physics Question Please Help? A wire, 20.0 m long, moves at 4.0 m/s perpendicularly through a magnetic field. An EMF of 40V is induced in the wire. What is strength of the magnetic field?
  16. Physics 11

    In physics we did a lab experiment that involved finding the Heat capacity. the teacher told us that we wont get an exact answer. He wanted us to state the Source of Error. what is a source of Error? He said that it isn't a "human stupidity error" eg.
  17. Physics/Math

    Prove cos^2 α + cos?^2 β + cos^2 γ = 1 . Thank You
  18. Physics Final TOMORROW!!!!!!

    Tomorrow I have a physics final, and I'm trying to figure out the best, most efficient way to study. Does anyone have any ideas on how I could do this?
  19. college physics

    My previous question was marked science, but it's specifically a college physics question. Thanks.
  20. Physics

    Did Einstein support quantum mechanics as being fundamental physics, or did he think quantum mechanics was inconclusive?
  21. Physics/math

    Two parallel wires carry 1-A currents in unknown directions. The distance between the wires is 10-cm. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field B in Teslas at a point P located 6-cm away from the axis of one of the wires and 8-cm away from the axis of
  22. Physics/math

    Two parallel wires carry 1-A currents in unknown directions. The distance between the wires is 10-cm. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field B in Teslas at a point P located 6-cm away from the axis of one of the wires and 8-cm away from the axis of
  23. Aristotle

    I know Aristotle studied a lot of things but was he a physicist as well? I feel like he wasn't really one quite yet because it wasn't really officially developed yet. But I know he was very into the math of astronomy and that's basically the first
  24. physics

    A 755 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
  25. physics

    A 750.0 N man, carrying a 1.9 kg physics textbook, stands at the center 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 his difficulty, he throws his textbook
  26. Physics

    A physics professor demonstrates the Doppler effect by tying a 600 Hz sound generator to a 1.0-m-long rope and whirling it around her head in a horizontal circle at 100 rpm. What are the highest and lowest frequencies heard by a student in the classroom?
  27. physics

    A 750.0 N man, carrying a 1.9 kg physics textbook, stands at the center 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 his difficulty, he throws his textbook
  28. very easy math question

    i doing my physics work and so i have to convert 0.0023mm to meters and it seem so easy but i not know how. i first convert it to cm, i times by ten then i divide by 100 to give me meters so i get 0.0023m but it suppose to be 2.3*10^5 m
  29. Math, Physics

    The pressure in a fire hose is 20 atm. How high can a firefighter spray water from this hose? One atm is about 1×105 Pa. The density of water is 1.0 g/ml, or 103 kg/m3. The acceleration of gravity, g, is 9.8 m/s2.
  30. physics

    A 170 kg physics professor has fallen into the Grand Canyon. Luckily, he managed to grab a branch and is now hanging 53 m below the rim. A student (majoring in linguistics and physics) decides to perform a rescue/experiment using a nearby horse. After
  31. Physics

    1 kg block of ice at 0 degrees celsius placed in cooler. How much heat will the ice remove as it melts to water at 0 degree celsius. I know the answer is 80kcal but don't know the math that backs up the answer-please help!
  32. Physics, Electricity and Magnetism, Sciences

    Two small pith balls, each of mass m = 17.4 g, are suspended from the ceiling of the physics lab by 1.2 m long fine strings and are not moving. If the angle which each string makes with the vertical is = 17.9°, and the charges on the two balls are equal,
  33. Physics B

    A(n) 685 N man stands in the middle of a frozen pond of radius 14.6 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 1.3 kg physics textbook horizontally
  34. Physics B

    A(n) 685 N man stands in the middle of a frozen pond of radius 14.6 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 1.3 kg physics textbook horizontally
  35. college physics

    cost of homework help for college physics
  36. physics vs. Chem

    Doesnt physics seem to be harder than chem? Anyone?
  37. Thermal physics

    Explain thermal physics in details
  38. Math...For All Math Tutors

    I would like to know how many of the people answering math questions here are current math teachers, were math teachers at one time, are current tutors working for a tutoring company or simply love math. What's your story? I would love to hear from all
  39. math/physics

    A 8 kg mass is attached to a spring hanging from the ceiling and allowed to come to rest. assume that the spring constant is 40 n/ m and a damping constant is 3 N/m. At t=0 and external force of 2 sin(2t+PI/4)N is applied to the system. determine amp,
  40. Math/Physics

    A 500kV power line has a maximum permissible Voltage drop of 3% and is design to carry 1000 Amps. If the conductor has a 0.026 ohms/km resistance, what is the maximum distance the conductor can be run (to the nearest complete km)? Hint: P=IE, E=IR How do I
  41. Math,Physics,Chemistry

    Calculate the gravitational force of attraction between two protons in a chemical compound.Take the mass of proton as 0.0000000000000000000000000000167 kilogramme and the distance between the protons in a chemical compound is 0.000000000010 metre.
  42. math/physics

    Forces with magnitudes of 2000 newtons and 900 newtons act on the machine part at angles of 30 degrees and -45 degrees respectively, with the x-axis. Find the direction and magnitude of the resultant of these forces.
  43. physics

    The physics of an electron falling through a potential difference. How much kinetic energy will an electron gain (joules) if it falls through a potential difference of 350 V?
  44. Note to physics, chemistry students

    Please note the spelling of Physics, and Chemistry. If you are a college student in those courses, and cant spell them, frankly, asking for help here is insulting to your college and you.
  45. PHYSICS HELP

    If the external world does work on the system, the quantity of work is negative or positive? I said it was positive and Bob Pursley said I was right, but a Physics student said that it is negative. Please help if you can..
  46. physics

    You do a physics lab experiment on another planet. A small block is released from rest at the top of a long frictionless ramp that is inclined at an angle of 36.9° above the horizontal. You measure that a small block travels a distance 17.0 m down the
  47. Physics

    In a physics experiment, Wendy immersed a copper of mass 300g in 100 degree C in boiling water and left it there for several minutes. She then transferred the cube to 0.2 kg of water at 10 degrees C. The final temperature of the mixture was 21 degrees C.
  48. Physics

    I am taking an online course in physics and I need to write a short paper on Analog and digital information. Below are the questions that guide me through the paper. I am having a hard time finding a website that can explain this to me. There is no text
  49. Physics

    I am taking an online course in physics and I need to write a short paper on Analog and digital information. Below are the questions that guide me through the paper. I am having a hard time finding a website that can explain this to me. There is no text
  50. Science

    Which branches of science do pharmacists need knowledge of to do their job properly? A.physics and chemistry B.biology and chemistry C.chemistry and geology D.physics and computer science Is the answer B?
  51. Physics, Math, Science

    A 56 kg student is standing atop a spring in an elevator that is accelerating upward at 3.5 m/s^2. The spring constant is 2300 N/m. By how much is the spring compressed? I'm not exactly sure how to approach this problem, much less solve it. The
  52. science/math/physics

    A shopper pushes a cart 41 m south down one aisle and then turns 90.0° west and moves 28 m. He then makes another 90.0° turn and moves 14 m. (a) What is the largest possible displacement of the shopper? ____m ___° counterclockwise from west
  53. Math Physics

    Water is pumped at 250m^3/min from a lake into a tank 65.0 m above the lake. (a) What power, in kW, must be delivered by the pump? (b) What horsepower rating does this pump motor have? (c) What is the increase in potential energy of the water each minute?
  54. Math

    I have a few basic physics problems. How do you calculate how long it will take for an object to hit the ground when it is dropped from a certain height? Specifically from 128 ft. Additionally how would you calculate how much velocity is needed to launch
  55. physics/math

    A puck of mass m = 1.10 kg slides in a circle of radius r = 16.9 cm on a frictionless table while attached to a hanging cylinder of mass M = 2.20 kg by means of a cord that extends through a hole in the table. What speed keeps the cylinder at rest?
  56. math

    To get a C in physics, a student must score an average of 70 on four tests. Scores on the first three tests were 63, 85, and 82. What is the lowest score the student can make on the last test and still get a C?
  57. math/physics

    The ratio of the mass of your body (50 kg) to a dollar bill(1 gram) is? body: 50 kg= 50,000 g 50000/1 so the ratio is 50,000? (That seems like too much to me)
  58. Physics

    Can someone please help me sort out this problem? "A boy standing at the equator jumps vertically into the air. Does he land in the exact same spot after landing?" I'm thinking that when he jumps he is also moving horizontally with the earth and so he will
  59. Physics

    Superman, who likes physics, dangles his watch from a thin piece of string while he is taking off from ground horizontally at a constant acceleration a. He notices that the string makes an angle of θ with respect to the vertical. After 18 seconds, his
  60. Physics, please help

    Distruive interference? Unless you put C in the line between A and B, this the asnwer is at infinity. Now on the line between A and B, the distance from A to C has to be an odd multiple of halfwavelength greater than C to B. Now, the distance between the
  61. Physics to drwls question to answer given earlier

    A 0.700-kg ball is on the end of a rope that is 0.90 m in length. The ball and rope are attached to a pole and the entire apparatus, including the pole, rotates about the pole's symmetry axis. The rope makes an angle of 70.0° with respect to the vertical
  62. Science, Physics, math, calculus

    A toy rocket is fired at v0 = 41.2 m/s at an angle of è = 73.8 degrees with respect to the horizontal on flat level ground. Assuming that air resistance is negligible, what is its maximum height (H) and how far (R) will the rocket have traveled in the
  63. Physics/Math

    What are the x and y components of a vector a in the xy plane if it's direction is 215 degrees counterclockwise from the positive direction of the x axis and its magnitude is 12.9 m ? you would be in the third quadrant, so both x and y are negative. The
  64. Physics

    A physics student wants to build a spring gun that when aimed horizontally will give a 15.0- g ball an initial acceleration of 'g' by releasing a spring that has been compressed 15.0 cm. The spring constant is .981. What is the velocity of the ball as it
  65. physics

    Multiple-Concept Example 9 discusses the physics principles used in this problem. Three resistors, 2.2, 3.9, and 6.4 Ω, are connected in series across a 24-V battery. Find the power delivered to each resistor. resistance (Ω) power (W) 2.2 ______
  66. Physics

    I'm not sure how to calculate this question help me! (Grade 11 Physics) it's sound intensity... Show me how to do it please! (textbook says answer is 3.5 m) At close proximity, rustling leaves have a sound intensity of about 1.2 x 10^-11 W/m squared. At
  67. Re: Physics/Math

    Posted by Technoboi11 on Wednesday, March 7, 2007 at 1:09am. Zero, a hypothetical planet, has a mass of 1.0x10^23 kg, a radius of 3.0x10^6 m, and no atmosphere. A 10 kg space probe is to be launched vertically from its surface. (a) If the probe is launched
  68. PHYSICS

    A physics book slides off a horizontal table top with a speed of 1.15 . It strikes the floor after a time of 0.360 . Ignore air resistance.Find the horizontal component of the book's velocity just before the book reaches the floor.
  69. physics help grade11

    In a physics laboratory experiment, a 6.00 kg box is pushed across a flat table by a horizontal force F. A. If the box is moving at a constant speed of 0.35 m/s and the coefficient of friction is 0.12. What is the magnitude of F? B. What is the magnitude
  70. physics

    Two firecrackers explode at the same place in a rest frame with a time separation of 11 s in that frame. Find the time between explosions according to classical physics, as measured in a framemoving with a speed 0.7 c with respect to the rest frame.
  71. Physics

    A 543-N physics student stands on a bathroom scale in an 805-kg (including the student) elevator that is supported by a cable. As the elevator starts moving, the scale reads 473 N A) Find the magnitude of the acceleration of the elevator.
  72. physics/ math

    Water flows (v approx. 0) over a dam at the rate of 660 kg/s and falls vertically 86 m before striking the turbine blades. Calculate the rate at which mechanical energy is transferred to the turbine blades, assuming 53% efficiency.
  73. Physics

    A student places her 442 g physics book on a frictionless table. She pushes the book against a spring, compressing the spring by 4.44 cm, then releases the book. What is the book's speed as it slides away? The spring constant is 1102 N/m.
  74. physics

    A student places her 500 g physics book on a frictionless table. She pushes the book against a spring, compressing the spring by 4.0 cm, then releases the book. What is the book’s speed as it slides away? The spring constant is 1250 N/m. 1
  75. physics

    a physics book is thrown horizontal at a velocity of 10.0m/s from the top of a cliff 78.4 m high. a). how long does the stone take to reach the bottom of the cliff? b.) how far from the base of the base of the cliff does the stone stike the ground?
  76. math

    In a class,30 students passed in math,20 passed in physics and 8 passed in both. How many students failed in both if the class has 45 students?
  77. physics

    In physics lab experiment, a compressed spring launches a 20g metal ball at a 30 degrees angle. Compressed the 20cm causes the ball to hit the floor 1.5m below the point at which it leaves the spring after travelling 5.0m horizontal. What is the spring
  78. Physics

    The 3.42 kg physics book shown is connected by a string to a 518.0 g coffee cup. The book is given a push up the slope and released with a speed of 2.73 m/s. The coefficients of friction are μs = 0.490 and μk = 0.185. What is the acceleration of
  79. Physics

    The 3.42 kg physics book shown is connected by a string to a 518.0 g coffee cup. The book is given a push up the slope and released with a speed of 2.73 m/s. The coefficients of friction are μs = 0.490 and μk = 0.185. What is the acceleration of
  80. Physics

    The 3.42 kg physics book shown is connected by a string to a 518.0 g coffee cup. The book is given a push up the slope and released with a speed of 2.73 m/s. The coefficients of friction are μs = 0.490 and μk = 0.185. What is the acceleration of
  81. physics

    In physics lab experiment, a compressed spring launches a 20g metal ball at a 30 degrees angle. Compressed the 20cm causes the ball to hit the floor 1.5m below the point at which it leaves the spring after travelling 5.0m horizontal. What is the spring
  82. physics

    what is the physics answer to A 25.0 kg mortar shell is launched from level ground at 38.0m/s at 60 Degrees above the horizontal. At the top of its trajectory, the shell explodes into three pieces. A 10.0 kg piece flies forward at 38.0 m/s. Another 10.0 kg
  83. 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 #1: A skier with a mass of 60.0 kg is standing at the top
  84. SCIENCE ASAP

    Hey just wanna to check this out that I'm pretty studying on Physics and Biology. Process Information is mos definitely I'm succeeding aight and it ain't that hard n'mean? I still all the stuff I gotta need to study. Send me a few ?'s on Process
  85. Physics

    n the figure take q1 = 22uC and q2 = 20u. The force on q_1 points in the - x direction, What is the magnitude of the force on q_1? q3 = 20uC. I don't know where to start, can someone help me? Responses Physics - bobpursley, Thursday, August 13, 2009 at
  86. Physics

    In a physics lab, a small cude slides down a frictionless incline, and elastically strikes a cube at the bottom of the inclince that is only one-half its mass. If the incline is 30 cm high and the table is 90 cm off the floor, where does each cube land? I
  87. physics

    In preparation for a demonstration on conservation of energy, a professor attaches a 8.7-kg bowling ball to a 3.2-m-long rope. He pulls the ball 18° away from the vertical and holds the ball while he discusses the physics principles involved. Assume that
  88. College Physics

    A speck of charged dust with a mass of 39mu g. is kept levitating by putting it in an electric field. If you must apply a field of 10 N/C to keep it suspended in mid-air, what is the charge on the speck of dust? Can someone please help soon? I got this
  89. Math (Physics)

    Problem: An excited hydrogen atom could, in principle, have a radius of 2.50 mm . ________ Part A: What would be the value of n for a Bohr orbit of this size? Answer--> n= 6.87×103 _______ Part B What would its energy be? Answer--> E=_______eV
  90. physics

    A meterstick is at rest in an inertial frame S2.If S2 moves with a speed of 0.8 c with respect to a rest frame S1, find the length of the meterstick as measured in frame S1 according to classical physics. Answer in units of m.
  91. physics

    Consider the bending of light by the gravitation of the Sun as described by Newtonian physics. Light of frequency f passes at a distance d from the center of the Sun, which has a mass M. Show that the bending angle of the light is proportional to M/d.
  92. AP Physics B

    Were do I find AP Physics B Mulitiple Choice Questions. I know that they are free on the internet somewere I can not seem to find them. I also can not find free response questions older than 1999 on the college bord website h t t p : / / a p c e n t r a l
  93. physics

    Help, the last equation given to me on previous question was incorrect and I took a 0 % on my assignment !!! 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
  94. Math/Physics

    A bungee jumper bounces up and down at thhe end of a bungee cord with a fairly consstant amplitude of 10m and a period of 5 s. At her lowest point, the jumper is 5m above the ground. Is this Periodic or non periodic? What is the reason? Draw the graph.
  95. Physics/Math

    A stuntman drives a car (without negative lift) over the top of a hill, the cross section of which can be approximated by a circle of radius R = 110 m. What is the greatest speed at which he can drive without the car leaving the road at the top of the
  96. math/ physics

    Consider a square ABCD of side 10cm and total mass 10kg. Let O be the center of the sqaure. We cut a square of corners O and C. Find the central mass of the obtained shape after removing the small cutten sqaure. I would appreciate your help. thank you
  97. physics

    A backpack full of books weighing 43.0 N rests on a table in a physics laboratory classroom. A spring with a force constant of 150 N/m is attached to the backpack and pulled horizontally, as indicated in the figure. If the spring stretches by 2.30 cm, what
  98. physics

    i need help understanding physics. im failing my class and don't want to do anything because i have zero clue where to start. im stuck on this problem currently. a cat pushes a ball from a 7.00 m high window, giving it a horizontal velocity of .20 m/s. how
  99. physics

    Determine the acceleration and normal force of system below. Assume no friction, the mass equal to 10.0 kg and the angle equal to 60.0 degrees. Assume gravity equals 9.8 m/s/s. The picture looks like a right triangle with a box sliding down it. I am a 9th
  100. Physics

    Hi I have a question in Physics A block with mass 50kg is held on a slope. Ù friction coefficient = 0.35 between the plane and the block .. Planets angle v with the horizontal is 25 degrees. How far will the block slide down the plane in 5 seconds after