1. Physics

    A car starts from rest and travels for 6.0 s with a uniform acceleration of +1.5 m/s2. The driver then applies the brakes, causing a uniform acceleration of -2.0 m/s2. If the brakes are applied for 3.0 s, how fast is the car going at the end of the braking
  2. PHySICS

    A rod 14.0 cm long is uniformly charged and has a total charge of -22.0 μC. Determine the magnitude and direction of the electric field along the axis of the rod at a point 36.0 cm from its center. ans:E = 1.59e6 N/C, pointing to the left
  3. Physics

    A 0.422-kg ball with a speed of 1.31 m/s rolls across a level surface toward an open 0.348-kg box that is resting on its side. The ball enters the box, and the box (with the ball inside it) then slides across the surface a distance of 0.473 m. What is the
  4. Physics

    suppose you are standing on the edge of a cliff 400 m high and you throw 2 balls in the air: one (ball a) directly upward with a speed of 17.6 m/s and one (Ball b) directly downward with a speed 17.6 m/s. 1.) how high will ball A rise? 2.) How long will it
  5. Physics

    suppose you are standing on the edge of a cliff 400 m high and you throw 2 balls in the air: one (ball a) directly upward with a speed of 17.6 m/s and one (Ball b) directly downward with a speed 17.6 m/s. 1.) how high will ball A rise? 2.) How long will it
  6. Physics

    A +3.0 nC charge is at x=0 cm and a -1.0 nC charge is at x=4 cm. At what point or points on the x-axis is the electric potential zero?
  7. Physics

    A ball is thrown straight up at 13.0 m/s near the edge of a 30.0-meter high cliff. The ball lands at the bottom of the cliff. a) What is the acceleration of the ball just after it is thrown (magnitude and direction)? b) What is the acceleration of the ball
  8. physics

    Find the electric potential energy for the following array of charges: charge q1 = +3.0 µC is located at (x, y) = (0.0, 0.0) m; charge q2 = +3.0 µC is located at (4.0, 3.0) m; and charge q3 = −1.0 µC is located at (0.0, 3.0) m.
  9. Physics-E&M

    8.1 Collision? A permanent magnet creates a homogenous magnetic field B~ inside a rectangular region. The magnet is moving with a velocity ~v ⊥ B~ . A particle at rest with mass m and charge Q is on the path of the magnet. Assume that the magnet has
  10. physics

    A car starts from rest and travels for 7.0 s with a uniform acceleration of +2.3 m/s2. The driver then applies the brakes, causing a uniform negative acceleration of -1.0 m/s2. If the brakes are applied for 2.0 s, how fast is the car going at the end of
  11. physics

    A car starts from rest and travels for 5.0 s with a uniform acceleration of +2.5 m/s2. The driver then applies the brakes, causing a uniform negative acceleration of -3.0 m/s2. If the brakes are applied for 2.0 s, how fast is the car going at the end of
  12. Physics

    A car starts from rest and travels for 5.0s with a uniform acceleration of +1.5 m/s^2. The driver then applies the brakes, causing a uniform acceleration of -2.0 m/s^2. If the brakes are applied for 3.0 s, how fast is the car going at the end of the
  13. physics

    A car starts from rest and travels for 6.3 s with a uniform acceleration of 2.3 m/s2. The driver then applies the brakes, causing a uniform acceleration of −1.9 m/s2. If the brakes are applied for 2.6 s, how fast is the car going at the end of the
  14. Physics

    A block is on the end of a massless cable that is tied to a frictionless wheel (uniform disk) as shown in the figure at right. The wheel has a radius of 0.4 m. The system is initially at rest. If the block moves downward, with a constant acceleration, a
  15. Physics

    A projectile is fired at 32.5° above the horizontal. Its initial speed is equal to 160.0 m/s. Assume that the free-fall acceleration is constant throughout and that the effects of the air can be ignored. What is the maximum height reached by the
  16. Physics

    A spherical shell of radius R carries a uniform surface charge density (charge per unit area) \sigma. The center of the sphere is at the origin and the shell rotates with angular velocity \omega (in rad/sec) around the z-axis (z=0 at the origin). Seen from
  17. physics

    A simple Geiger counter is constructed out of a setup similar to what we just used in problem 5. A thin wire with a linear charge density _ is held in the center of a cylindrical tube, which is filled with an inert gas. When a high speed 2 particle coming
  18. Physics

    Which direction (Eastwards or Westwards) in the sky would the Sun appear to move as seen by a stationary observer on the surface of the hypothetical planet that has a sidereal rotation (on its axis) period of 120 days, and a revolution (around the Sun)
  19. Physics Urgent please help

    A disc has charge distribution sigma and radius R . What is the Electric Field in N/C at a point P , located a distance x directly above the center of the disc?Write your answer in terms of sigma, R ,x , k, and pi (type "pi"). Indicate multiplication with
  20. Physics 1

    A ball starts from rest and rolls down a hill with uniform acceleration, traveling 150 m during the second 5.0 s of its motion. How far did it roll during the first 5.0 s of motion?
  21. Physics

    A 140 g, 90.0 mph fastball comes across the plate very nearly horizontally and is batted at 90.0 mph at a 30.0 O angle (above the horizontal) toward center field. (a) Determine the impulse (in N.s) acting on the ball. (b) If the impact time is 0.00080 s,
  22. Physics

    A 140 g, 90.0 mph fastball comes across the plate very nearly horizontally and is batted at 90.0 mph at a 30.0O angle (above the horizontal) toward center field. (a) Determine the impulse (in N.s) acting on the ball. (b) If the impact time is 0.00080 s,
  23. Physics

    A 140 g, 90.0 mph fastball comes across the plate very nearly horizontally and is batted at 90.0 mph at a 30.0O angle (above the horizontal) toward center field. (a) Determine the impulse (in N.s) acting on the ball. (b) If the impact time is 0.00080 s,
  24. physics

    An air-filled capacitor consists of two parallel plates, each with an area of 7.60 cm2, separated by a distance of 1.70 mm. If a 19.2-V potential difference is applied to these plates, calculate the following: (a) the electric field between the plates,
  25. chemistry

    Chemical analysis of a silicon crystal reveals gallium at a level of 3.091×10−6 atomic percent. Assuming that the concentration of thermally excited charge carriers from the Si matrix is negligible, what is the density of free charge carriers
  26. PHYSICS

    In Figure below, an electron accelerated from rest through potential difference V1=0.955 kV enters the gap between two parallel plates having separation d = 18.2 mm and potential difference V2= 160 V. The lower plate is at the lower potential. Neglect
  27. physics lon capa

    A car starts from rest and travels for 4.93 s with a uniform acceleration of +1.53 m/s2. The driver then applies the brakes, causing a uniform acceleration of -1.99 m/s2. If the brakes are applied for 2.83 s, how fast is the car going at the end of the
  28. physics lon capa

    A car starts from rest and travels for 4.93 s with a uniform acceleration of +1.53 m/s2. The driver then applies the brakes, causing a uniform acceleration of -1.99 m/s2. If the brakes are applied for 2.83 s, how fast is the car going at the end of the
  29. physics electricity & magnetism

    Charge Q=4 micro-coulombs is distributed uniformly over the volume of an insulating sphere of radius R=.05 meters. What is the potential difference between the center of the sphere and the surface of the sphere? How do I approach this problem? I tried
  30. Science

    I don't understand Newton's second law: Net Force = Mass x Acceleration I don't understand what this says. Does it mean that the higher the mass, the more force it takes to move it the same distance as a lighter mass or something? HEEELP! The equation,
  31. Physics

    After the Sun exhausts its nuclear fuel, its ultimate fate may be to collapse into a white dwarf state. In this state, it would have approximately the same mass as it has now, but its radius would be equal to the radius of earth. (a) Calculate the average
  32. Physics Electric Force

    Particle A of charge 2.76 10-4 C is at the origin, particle B of charge -6.54 10-4 C is at (4.00 m, 0), and particle C of charge 1.02 10-4 C is at (0, 3.00 m). We wish to find the net electric force on C. (a) What is the x component of the electric force
  33. physics

    . A proton is released from rest at point A in a uniform electric field that has a magnitude of . The proton undergoes a displacement to point B in the direction of . Calculate the speed of the proton after completing the displacement.
  34. physics

    When a horizontal force of 7N acts on a block on a resistance free surface, it produces an acceleration of 3.5m/s^2. suppose a second 4kg block is dropped onto the first. what is the magnitude of the acceleration of the combination if the same force
  35. Stats

    A basketball player makes 80% of her free throws. Recently during a very close game, she shot 5 free throws near the end of the game and missed 3 of them. The fans booed. What is the probability of her missing 3 (or more) free throws out of 5? Set up and
  36. physics

    Harry Potter decides to take Pottery 101 as an elective to satisfy his arts requirement at Hogwarts. He sets some clay (m = 4.00 kg) on the edge of a pottery wheel (r = 0.730 m), which is initially motionless. He then begins to rotate the wheel with a
  37. physics

    A car starts from rest and travels for 7.8 s with a uniform acceleration of 3.2 m/s2. The driver then applies the brakes, causing a uniform acceleration of −1.1 m/s2. If the brakes are applied for 2.8 s, how fast is the car going at the end of the
  38. Physics

    Suppose a 68-kg boy and a 40-kg girl use a massless rope in a tug-of-war on an icy, resistance-free surface. If the acceleration of the girl toward the boy is 3.0 m/s2, find the magnitude of the acceleration of the boy toward the girl.
  39. Physics

    Suppose a 68-kg boy and a 40-kg girl use a massless rope in a tug-of-war on an icy, resistance-free surface. If the acceleration of the girl toward the boy is 3.0 m/s^2, find the magnitude of the acceleration of the boy toward the girl.
  40. physics

    Suppose a 69-kg boy and a 42-kg girl use a massless rope in a tug-of-war on an icy, resistance-free surface. If the acceleration of the girl toward the boy is 3.0 m/s2, find the magnitude of the acceleration of the boy toward the girl.
  41. physics

    Suppose a 65-kg boy and a 45-kg girl use a massless rope in a tug-of-war on an icy, resistance-free surface. If the acceleration of the girl toward the boy is 3.0 m/s2, find the magnitude of the acceleration of the boy toward the girl.
  42. physics

    Suppose a 64-kg boy and a 49-kg girl use a massless rope in a tug-of-war on an icy, resistance-free surface. If the acceleration of the girl toward the boy is 3.0 m/s2, find the magnitude of the acceleration of the boy toward the girl.
  43. physics

    A football is thrown horizontally with an initial velocity of (16.5 m/s). Ignoring air resistance, the average acceleration of the football over any period of time is (-9.81 m/s2). (a) Find the velocity vector of the ball 1.62 s after it is thrown. (b)
  44. physics

    A 0.540-kg ball is dropped from rest at a point 2.30 m above the floor. The ball rebounds straight upward to a height of 1.10 m. Taking the negative direction to be downward, what is the impulse of the net force applied to the ball during the collision
  45. Physics

    In projectile motion the acceleration at the highest point of curved motion is___. a. 0 b. g c. undefined d. –g Which is true about an object was dropped from a 5 storey building? a. initial velocity is zero b. acceleration is equal to –g c.
  46. physics

    a ball of mass m , moving with uniform speed, collides elastically with another stationary ball.the incident ball will lose maximum kinetic energy when the mass of the stationary ball is?
  47. physics

    A long, straight metal rod has a radius of 4.50 cm and a charge per unit length of 30.0 nC/m. Find the electric field at the following distances from the axis of the rod, where distances are measured perpendicular to the rod. a)3.00 cm b)13.5 cm c)120 cm
  48. Physics

    A long, straight metal rod has a radius of 6.00 cm and a charge per unit length of 36.0 nC/m. Find the electric field at the following distances from the axis of the rod, where distances are measured perpendicular to the rod. (a) 1.50 cm N/C (b) 13.5 cm
  49. Physics

    For a science fair competition, a group of High School students built a kicker-machine that can launch a golf ball from the origin with a velocity of 12.3 m/s and initial angle of 29.9° with respect to the horizontal. *Where will the golf ball fall back
  50. Physics

    For a science fair competition, a group of high school students build a kicker-machine that can launch a golf ball from the origin with a velocity of 16.0 m/s and initial angle of 36.8° with respect to the horizontal. (a) Where will the golf ball fall
  51. physics

    How can you tell if moving electrons are being deflected by a magnetic field, an electric field, or both?
  52. physics

    When a horizontal force of 4.5 newtons acts on a block on a resistance-free surface, it produces an acceleration of 2.5 m/s squared. Suppose a second 4.0 kg block is dropped onto the first. What is the magnitude of the acceleration of the combination if
  53. Physics

    In a television tube, electrons initially at rest are accelerated by a uniform electric field of magnitude 4.0 105 N/C during the first 5.0 cm of the tube's length; then they move at essentially constant velocity another 45 cm before hitting the screen.
  54. physics

    A rugby player runs with the ball directly toward his opponent's goal, along the positive direction of an x axis. He can legally pass the ball to a teammate as long as the ball's velocity relative to the field does not have a positive x component. Suppose
  55. Electric field

    when an electron is accelerated through a potential difference of 1 V, the kinetic energy at the end of the field is?
  56. PHYSICS!!!!!!!! HELP!!!!!!!

    Can someone give me an example of a problem where you have to find electric field and magnetic field using an electron gun?
  57. physics

    In a thundercloud there may be an electric charge of 54 C near the top of the cloud and −54 C near the bottom of the cloud. If these charges are separated by about 4 km, what is the magnitude of the electric force between these two sets of charges?
  58. Physics

    A 0.525 ball starts from rest and rolls down a hill with uniform acceleration, traveling 154 during the second 10.0 of its motion. How far did it roll during the first 4.00 of motion?
  59. science

    Which planet by itself contains the majority of mass of all the planets? saturn jupiter uranus venus earth
  60. space

    Keplers second law notes that a planet should move fastes at aphelion. true or false
  61. English

    I have to list the verb or verbs. Could someone please check. 1. The plant Venus seems more like Earth in appearance than any other planet does. seems like
  62. science

    what outer planet is known for having visible clouds in its atmosphere ? a)Uranus b)Neptune c)Saturn d)Jupiter
  63. physics

    Explain how an object can orbit a planet & why astronauts float around in the orbiting space shuttle
  64. Earth Science

    According to Kepler's law of harmonies, which planet takes the longest to orbit the Sun?
  65. Physics

    The New England Merchants Bank Building in Boston is 152 high. On windy days it sways with a frequency of 0.12 , and the acceleration of the top of the building can reach 2.5 of the free-fall acceleration, enough to cause discomfort for occupants. What is
  66. Physics

    The New England Merchants Bank Building in Boston is 152 high. On windy days it sways with a frequency of 0.12 , and the acceleration of the top of the building can reach 2.5 of the free-fall acceleration, enough to cause discomfort for occupants. What is
  67. Physics

    If a ball has an initial downward speed of 24 m/s, how far does the ball drop during the 4 s to 5 s interval
  68. Physics

    If a ball has an initial downward speed of 24 m/s, how far does the ball drop during the 4 s to 5 s interval?
  69. physics

    In a thundercloud there may be an electric charge of 46 C near the top of the cloud and −46 C near the bottom of the cloud. If these charges are separated by about 6 km, what is the magnitude of the electric force between these two sets of charges?
  70. Physics

    Suppose a space capsule with an astronaut inside is launched from the top of a tower at some angle above the horizontal. a)While the capsule is in free fall, what are the acceleration of the astronaut and the capsule? b)If the astronaut measures his
  71. Physics

    Can someone please explain the method to solving the following electrostatics problem? Thank you very much. Consider three charged sheets, A,B, and C. The sheets are parallel with A above B above C. On each sheet there is a surface charge of uniform
  72. Physics

    On a clear, sunny day, a vertical electrical field of about 118 N/C points down over flat ground. What is the surface charge density on the ground for these conditions?
  73. physics

    What is the key ingredient for electromagnetic induction? A) Motion.B) Energy.C) Force.D) Magnetic charge.E) Electric charge.
  74. Math

    A model rocket blasts off and moves upward with an acceleration of 12 m/s^2 until it reaches a height of 28 m , at which point its engine shuts off and it continues its flight in free fall. What is the speed of the rocket just before it hits the ground?
  75. Physics

    1) An 8.5kg bowling ball dropped 11m hits the ground 1.5 seconds later. What is the magnitude of the force acting on the ball during the fall? 2) Shuttle astronauts climb at a rate of 24.5m/s^2 shortly after takeoff. What apparent weight would a 95kg
  76. Physcis 1315

    A ball is thrown vertically downward with a velocity of 12m/s How far has the ball fallen 1 s later?. 2s later?
  77. PHYSICS

    Near San Francisco, where the vertically downward component of the earth's magnetic field is 6.8 x 10-5 T, a car is traveling forward at 17 m/s. The width of the car is 2.1 m. Find the emf induced between the two sides of the car. If positive charge
  78. PHYSICS

    Near San Francisco, where the vertically downward component of the earth's magnetic field is 6.8 x 10-5 T, a car is traveling forward at 17 m/s. The width of the car is 2.1 m. Find the emf induced between the two sides of the car. If positive charge
  79. PHysics 2

    Near San Francisco, where the vertically downward component of the earth's magnetic field is 6.8 x 10-5 T, a car is traveling forward at 17 m/s. The width of the car is 2.1 m. Find the emf induced between the two sides of the car. If positive charge
  80. pHYSICS

    Near San Francisco, where the vertically downward component of the earth's magnetic field is 6.8 x 10-5 T, a car is traveling forward at 17 m/s. The width of the car is 2.1 m. Find the emf induced between the two sides of the car. If positive charge
  81. physics ^^^^^^^^^

    Near San Francisco, where the vertically downward component of the earth's magnetic field is 6.8 x 10-5 T, a car is traveling forward at 17 m/s. The width of the car is 2.1 m. Find the emf induced between the two sides of the car. If positive charge
  82. PHYSICS 2

    Near San Francisco, where the vertically downward component of the earth's magnetic field is 6.8 x 10-5 T, a car is traveling forward at 17 m/s. The width of the car is 2.1 m. Find the emf induced between the two sides of the car. If positive charge
  83. english

    For my assignment I have to find an advertisement, analyze it, and write my interpretation of it. I've done this, but I'm coming out short on words for the assignment. And I feel like there's nothing else that I can mention. I'm supposed to write 500 words
  84. physics

    A ball is attached to a spring on a frictionless horizontal surface. The ball is pulled to the right and released from rest at t = 0 s. If the ball reaches a maximum speed of 34.1 cm/s and oscillates with a period of 4.50 s, what is the ball's velocity at
  85. Math

    In 1990, the population of Cheyenne, Wyoming, was 73,142. By 2000, the population had increased to 81,607. Write and solve an equation to find, the increase in Cheyenne’s population from 1990 to 2000. Mercury’s surface temperature has a range of 600
  86. please help me paraphrase

    "The Antartic is the vast source of cold on our planet, just as the sun is the source of our heat, and it exerts tremendous control on our climate,"[Jacques] Cousteau tole the camera. "The cold ocean water around Antartica flows north to mix with warmer
  87. Physics

    Charge A has a charge of +2 C. Charge B has a charge of - 3 C and is located 1 meter to the right of A. Charge C is located 1 m to the right of charge Band has a charge of -1C. If a fourth charge (Charge D) is placed 4 m to the right of Charge B, How much
  88. science

    why does methylated spirits evaporate faster than water? less surface tension - water has one of the most abnormally high levels of surface tension For a general explanation on what determines vaopr pressure, see
  89. physics

    2.Explain Electric field and Electronic field intensity.
  90. PHYSICS PLEASE HELP

    Find the electric field on the axis of a uniformly charged solid cylinder, at a  distance z from the center of the cylinder. The length of the cylinder is H, its  radius is “a”, and the charge density is ρ. (Assume that z >
  91. physics

    A uniform disk with a mass of 27.3 kg and a radius of 0.309 m is free to rotate about a frictionless axle. Forces of 90.0 N and 125 N are applied to the disk, as the drawing indicates. (b) What is the angular acceleration of the disk?
  92. physics

    The drawing shows an equilateral triangle, each side of which has a length of 4.53 cm. Point charges are fixed to each corner, as shown. The 4.00 C charge experiences a net force due to the charges qA and qB. This net force points vertically downward and
  93. gen. physics II

    Two charges, +Q and ‑Q, are located two meters apart and there is a point along the line that is equidistant from the two charges as indicated. Which vector best represents the direction of the electric field at that point? a. Vector EA b. Vector EB
  94. physics 2

    A spherical cloud of charge of radius R contains a total charge +Q with a nonuniform volume charge density that varies according to the equation. p(r) =P0(1-r/R) for r is less than or equal to R and p = 0 for r>R. Determine the magnitude E of the
  95. Physics

    A 0.350-kg ball is dropped from rest at a point 1.10 m above the floor. The ball rebounds straight upward to a height of 0.420 m. Taking the negative direction to be downward, what is the impulse of the net force applied to the ball during the collision
  96. Physics repost please check

    Posted by Mary on Monday, November 5, 2007 at 8:21pm. Suppose that the electric field of an electromagnetic wave decreases in magnitude. Does the magnetic field increase, decrease, or remain the same? Account for your answer. For Further Reading Physics -
  97. electrons

    If an electron is placed in between two rods(the left one positive and the right one negative) and the electric field is going from positive to negative. will the electron travel to the positive node due to the electric field?
  98. Physics

    An electroscope is a simple device consisting of a metal ball that is attached by a conductor to two thin leaves of metal foil protected from air disturbance in a jar. When the ball is touched by a charged body, the leaves that normally hang straight down,
  99. physics

    rectangular loop of wire of mass and resistance slides on a friction-free horizontal table. There is a region of uniform magnetic field perpendicular to the table as shown. what type of graph will descfibe the speed of the loop as a function of time?
  100. Physics and magnets

    A rectangular loop of wire of mass m and resistance R slides on a friction-free horizontal table. There is a region of uniform magnetic field perpendicular to the table. What type of graph best describes the speed v of the loop as a function of time?