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  1. physics

    In a paragraph, use the following words: Inertia, Acceleration, Kinetic Energy, and Newton's 1st Law to describe the physics at work during a car crash
  2. physics

    4.) A 8.0 kilogram physics textbook experiences an applied force of 28.0 Newtons for 2.6 seconds. The resulting acceleration is 3.50 m/s2. Determine the change in the momentum of the book.
  3. physics

    What are the different physics application in the following sports: 1.baseball: 2.basketball: 3.bowling: 4.cycling: 5.golf: 6.gymnastics: 7.ice hockey 8.swimming Please help me , i really don't have any idea about this. Thank you !! :)
  4. physics

    In a paragraph, use the following words: Inertia, Acceleration, Kinetic Energy, and Newton's 1st Law to describe the physics at work during a car crash
  5. Physics

    Physics Question Help please!!!? A 3.70 kg mass attached to a spring oscillates with a period of 0.375 s and an amplitude of 17.0 cm. (a) Find the total mechanical energy of the system
  6. Math

    In a class of 156 students who took maths and physics they all passed at leat 1 subject 75 pass math and physics.if twice has passed physics find how many students pass math only. Represent in Venn diagram.
  7. physics

    for a microwave with a wavelength of 3cm, calculate the frequency. Would this number change if physics suddenly broke and the speed of light in air decreased by a factor of 2?
  8. physics

    A student applies an upward force of 56 N to a 5.6-kg physics textbook. Find the book’s acceleration (positive for up, negative for down). answer in miles/seconds squared.
  9. physics

    Why does a narrow strip of paper, attatched to a vent that is blowing air at a steady rate, wave and flap? I havn't taken physics yet but I would like to know the answer this question.
  10. physics

    Good study tips for physics? I am having trouble understanding the theory and how to apply it into the equations. People have told me I should not just punch in numbers, but I do not know what to do besides that; I treat it like math.
  11. Physics

    Why do seat belts reduce the likelihood of injury in an automobile accident? Why do airbags? Express your answers in terms of the physics principles we've been learning this week?
  12. Physics

    It's called Mike's Online Biology: MOB University. Click physics Tutoring tab -> chapter 9 -> scroll down to question #13 with video below it. I used it as a guide.
  13. Physics

    I am doing this exercise for physics class where I have to place a penny on a ruler and balance it. And I don't understand what is the use of knowing the center mass of an object when making a calculation?
  14. 11th grade physics

    is there physics in football
  15. physics

    How physics relate on building snowman
  16. Physics

    I don't know what to make for a physics experiment?
  17. physics

    what area of physics studies motion and its causes?
  18. physics

    what is the physics principle behind fiber optics??
  19. physics

    what is the physics principle behind fiber optics
  20. physics dicussion question

    is there any physics teachers available to help right now?
  21. AP Physics

    A Physics book has a height of 26 cm, a width of 22 cm, and a thickness of 4 cm. Find the pressure that the Physics book exerts on a desktop when the book lies face up and when the book is balanced on its spine. I know that P=F/A, I am just not sure which
  22. physics

    a motor car of mass 800kg travelling at 20m/s is brought to rest by breakes in 100m.calculate the average breaking force required.in physics
  23. physics

    A motor car of mass 800kg travelling at 20m/s is brought to rest by brake in 100m.calculate the average braking force required.in physics
  24. physics

    A motor car of mass 800kg travelling at 20m/s is brought to rest by brake in 100m.calculate the average braking force required.in physics
  25. physics

    Jenny is riding on a bus. She has been unable to find a seat and so she is standing in the aisle. Explain, in physics laws and principles, why it is important that she hold onto something while she is completing her journey.
  26. Physics 11 question pls urgent HELP!!!!!

    The 1205 kg physics dragster is traveing ay 35km(easy) when it hits the gas and accelerates at 12.5 m/s^2 for 3.25s. What is change in momentum during this time?
  27. Physics

    Find the net force on a,b and c. Given ma=363kg mb=517kg and mc=154kg. a<--0.5m-->b<--0.25-->c This was a question given to our class by our physics teacher ... he did not show us how to do it. So any help/steps involved to solve this problem
  28. maths

    A survey o 85 students asked them about the subjects they liked to study 35 students liked maths,37liked history,26 liked physics,20 liked maths and history,14 liked maths and physics,2 liked all the subjects. a) how many of these students like maths and
  29. RE: Physics

    If an incline has a difference in height from one end to the other of 17.8 cm and has a length along the incline of 1.19 m, what is the angle that the incline makes with the horizontal reference surface? Physics - Damon, Saturday, February 15, 2014 at
  30. Physics Help me Someone plz

    If a galaxy is traveling away from us at 2.0% of the speed of light, roughly how far away is it? t= light years I got 2.4x10^8 light years but its wrong please help me out...thank you Physics Plz help me - Anon, Monday, May 6, 2013 at 9:17pm 5.98x10^6
  31. Physics-bobpursleyplease check

    This is the question I posted about two hours ago and I worked it out two ways-could you scroll down and check it, please?If I have a roller coaster, and hill 1 height is 50cm and hill height 2 is 25 cm and the PE is .9 as it approaches the top of hill 2,
  32. physics

    to prevent dust and soot particles from polluting the atmosphere, industry often employs static electric charge in their smokestacks. explain the physics principle involved in this application
  33. Physics help

    i don't know how to apply formula in physics questions...and tommorow is our periodical examination.. Well, it is too late to help you. I suggest a tutor twice a week, or you will surely fail. Discuss this with your parents quickly.
  34. Physics-bobpursley please check

    This is the question I posted about two hours ago and I worked it out two ways-could you scroll down and check it, please?If I have a roller coaster, and hill 1 height is 50cm and hill height 2 is 25 cm and the PE is .9 as it approaches the top of hill 2,
  35. Math

    In a class of 100 students, 40 offer Biology and 10 offer Chemistry and Biology .10 offer Physics and Chemistry , and 30 offer Physic and Biology . Each student offer at least one of the three subjects. The number of students who offer Biology is equal to
  36. physics

    The engines of a 1.20 x 10^5 N rocket exert an upward thrust of 2.00 x 10^5 N for 1.50 minutes upon lift off. What is the impulse exerted on the rocket? What is the velocity of the rocket at the end of the 1.50 minute period? physics - bobpursley,
  37. Physics-Please check calculations

    I posted this earler and you gave me help, could you please check what I did? Thank you If a car drives off a 40 m high cliff with a horizontal velocity of 15 m/s, how far from the base of the cliff will the car strike the ground? Could someone help with
  38. physics physics

    Physics Question Two toy ducks, attached to each other by a string, are being pulled by a very happy guy who just got them as a graduation present (Fig. 4.31). The front duck is 5.0 kg and the back duck is 2.0 kg. If the happy guy pulls them with a force
  39. physics

    A 34 g glass thermometer reads 21.6°C before it is placed in 135 mL of water. When the water and thermometer come to equilibrium, the thermometer reads 38.7°C. What was the original temperature of the water? I need help on this please could someone
  40. Physics

    physics You kick a .3kg soccer ball at a 30deg. angle. your toe provides an average force of 50N for .5m. How far does the ball go?
  41. Physics

    I got 15.6 but it was wrong? Ace raised a 14.0-N physics book from a table 72 cm above the floor to a shelf, 2.20 m above the floor. What was the change in potential energy?
  42. physics 2B

    physics 2B---- A toy balloon is filled with helium gas ( He}) at 1atm} and 30 degrees Celcius. If the volume of the balloon is 0.025 m^3, how many atoms does it contain?
  43. physics

    A physics book of unknown mass is dropped 5.00 m. What speed does the book have just before it hits the ground? Assume that air resistance is negligible
  44. Physics

    Hi, I have a question for physics An object with mass m = 20 kg is released from a height h = 60 m above the ground. After 2 seconds, the object's quantity of energy Thanks for your help mvh Oddbjørn
  45. Physics

    would it be possible to view your body from head-to-toe, while standing in front of a plane mirror that is only as tall as you? this is in the chapter mirror on my physics books
  46. Physics

    When catching a ball, your cricket coach advises you to move your hands backwards with the ball. Explain the physics behind this 'follow through' technique.
  47. As physics

    (As physics working out please) Which physical quantity has the same base units as energy? SHOW ALL WORKING OUT! A:Moment B:Momentum C:force D:pressure
  48. phySICS

    PHYSICS when a positive charge moves under the influence of an electric field's electrostatice force, what happens to the electrical potential energy of that charge?
  49. physics

    A physics professor lifts her 8.2-kg briefcase at constant speed with an upward force. Find the magnitude of her force. answer in newtons.
  50. physics

    A person throws a physics book off of a cliff at an initial speed of 3 m/s at an angle of 20 degrees. The book is in the air for a total of 2.5 seconds.
  51. physics

    in archery should the arrow be aimed directly at the target? how should your angle of aim depend on the distance of the target? (AP physics)
  52. physics

    A physics professor lifts her 9.0-kg briefcase at constant speed with an upward force. Find the magnitude of her force.
  53. physics

    A physics professor lifts her 9.0-kg briefcase at constant speed with an upward force. Find the magnitude of her force.
  54. physics

    A physics professor lifts her 9.0-kg briefcase at constant speed with an upward force. Find the magnitude of her force.
  55. physics

    A Physics book , mass unknown , is dropped from a table . its velocity just before hitting the ground is 9.39 m/s . what is the height of the table ?
  56. Physics

    i was woundering if you could point in the right direction i'm looking for very easy physics topics that makes use of the law of sines or the law of cosines Thanks
  57. Physics

    I need to make a mousetrap car for my physics class. I have to make it so that it can stop, but I won't know at what distance until the testing day. How should I do it?
  58. Physics

    ohn and Jack are planning to do a physics lab related to vectors. Starting at the door of their physics classroom, they walk 2.0 meters, south. They make a right hand turn and walk 16.0 meters, west. They turn right again and walk 24.0 meters, north. They
  59. physics

    when a 100 m runner reached the finish line , the runner stopped suddenly and fell on the ground . explain the situation using the appropriate physics concep
  60. science- physics helppppp ! i badly need one T___T

    how is physics related to food technology and everything related to foods ?
  61. As Physics

    What does oath will be parabolic mean in physics?
  62. physics

    i need three project topics in physics. Help please
  63. physics

    in physics what does the letter G stand for
  64. physics

    is it possible to a have a percentage difference of zero in physics
  65. physics

    i need three different project topic in physics
  66. physics

    physics behind fibre optics
  67. physics

    Come up with 10 things (like bowling) that could use physics? What does this mean?
  68. As physics

    Could a physics expert please help out with my other questions please?
  69. Physics

    I have some physics problems that I would like to get checked please?
  70. Physics

    A mass (m) rest on a frictionless slope within our physics lab room. The angle of the ramp with respect to the floor is 35 degrees. What is the magnitude of the mass's acceleration?
  71. Physics

    A mass (m) rest on a frictionless slope within our physics lab room. The angle of the ramp with respect to the floor is 35 degrees. What is the magnitude of the mass's acceleration?
  72. Physics

    Physics Help... Applying Newtons Laws Grade 11? On the surface of the earth a geological hammer has a mass of 1500g. Determine its mass and weight on Mars where g=3.6 m/s^2.
  73. physics

    Place a coin on top of a sheet of paper on a desk or table. Pull the paper horizontally with a quick snap. What concept of physics does this illustrate?
  74. Physics: Non uniform motion

    I have not done much physics before: I don't get how to do questions that deal with what happened in a particular SECOND So questions like: - A stone which is dropped from rest into a mine shaft falls a distance of 24.5 m DURING THE LAST SECOND. Find depth
  75. Math

    Out of a group of 600 students taking computer,mathematics or physics,there is no student taking both computer and mathematics.Every student takes computer or mathematics.150 take physics and mathematics and 250 take only one of the subjects.Find 1) the
  76. Physics Plans Project (11th Grade)

    I'm doing a physics project where I have to find plans for a device and then build it and type a report demonstrating the physics behind it. However, the materials can't cost more than $75 total. I'm having trouble finding any plans, especially ones that
  77. physics 30

    A magnet dropped through a vertical solenoid will fall at a rate that is slower than gravity, and will induce an electric current within the solenoid. which physics principle explain these phenomena ?
  78. Physics

    I am totally new to physics. We are working on summation of moments and I just am not grasping this. I know the formular is M=dF, but his does not help me. I get confused about the middle of settig of euation. I am never sure which distance I should be
  79. Physics

    I am new at physics and having a very hard time. Could you please help. Thank you. Show that the water pressure at the bottom of the 50-m-high water tower in Figure 5.3 is 490,000 N/m2, or is approximately 500 kPa.
  80. PHYSICS

    Give at least one example of an application of each branch: motion properties of materials sound light electricity magnetism properties of atoms nuclear physics Dont understand this.
  81. Deciding on a H.S. Science Course

    I'm currently a sophomore, and I need to plan a science course for next year. Do you know if colleges require physics? Would a college prefer to see physics on my transcript in oppose to Environmental Sciences or Astronomy? Thanks!!
  82. physics

    physics:the notes at 110Hz has two strings at this pitch. if 1 slips from its normal tension of 600N to 540N what beat frequency would be heard when the two strings are stuck simultaneously?
  83. Physics

    This is a pretty simple physics problem, but I do not know how to go about it. How do I: Show that the time required for a projectile to reach its highest point is equal to the time for it to return to its original height?
  84. physics

    physics:the notes at 110Hz has two strings at this pitch. if 1 slips from its normal tension of 600N to 540N what beat frequency would be heard when the two strings are stuck simultaneously?
  85. physics

    Numerical of chapter 5 Fsc part 1 physics "plz answer me fast am so confused" 5.6: A 1000 kg car traveling with a speed of 144 km /h round a curve of radius 100 m. Find the necessary centripetal force?
  86. Physics

    You want to push a 66-kg box up a 30° ramp. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the ramp and the box is 0.35. With what magnitude force parallel to the ramp should you push on the box so that it moves up the ramp at a constant speed? N Physics -
  87. Physics

    i have just started physics, can someone please show me step by step how to do this: The radius of Earth is 6 370 000 m. Express this measurement in km in scientific notation with the correct number of significant digits. thank you for your help
  88. physics

    Physics students ride the Power Tower at Cedar Point. The drop only takes 5.53 seconds until the car brakes. What was the height in meters that these brave students dropped? -Thanks
  89. Physics

    After solving a difficult physics problem, an excited student throws his book straight up. It leaves his hand at 2.5 m/s from 1.5 m above the ground. A) How much time does it take until the book hits the floor? B) What's its velocity then?
  90. Physics

    What is the average braking force required of a 1200kg car in order for it to come to rest from 60km/h in a distance of 25m Physics - Damon, Monday, September 1, 2014 at 6:51am Vi = 60 km/h (1 h/3600 s)(1000 m/km) v = Vi + a t 0 = Vi + a t t = -Vi/a d = Vi
  91. physics

    questoins asked in a physics lesson which i find hard to answer: 1) do all objects have the same acceleration when they fall to earth? explain the answer. 2) what is the difference between weight and mass? any help would be greatly appreciated :)
  92. Physics

    Reposted under Physics... I've tried for hours to solve for v, but can't get the rearranging right. I'm using L= Lo sqrt 1- v^2/c^2 Can anyone suggest the first couple of steps? I can get the answer by the way, by substituting values 'til I get the
  93. Physics

    Consider two students, a 65 kg guy and a 50 kg girl who are attracted to each other, gravitationally, that is. They sit next to each other in Physics class which means there is 1.5m between their centers. What is the magnitude of the force of gravity
  94. Physics

    A student reading his physics book on a lake dock notices that the distance between two incoming wave crests is about 0.65 m, and he then measures the time of arrival between the crests to be 1.8 s. What is the approximate speed of the waves?
  95. G ss jikowyi subject physics

    Subject physics a spring 20m long is streched to 25cm by a load of 50n ? What will be his length when strench to 100n assuming that the elastic limit is not reached
  96. physics

    Some of the branches of physics that you will study in this course investigate motion, the properties of materials, sound, light, electricity and magnetism, properties of atoms, and nuclear reactions. Give at least one example of an application of each
  97. physics

    Some of the branches of physics that you will study in this course investigate motion, the properties of materials, sound, light, electricity and magnetism, properties of atoms, and nuclear reactions. Give at least one example of an application of each
  98. Physics A level

    PLease tell me all thew physics equations i need to know and memorise for my a level exams with their units
  99. Physics and the movies

    Would A.I. and Pearl Harbour be good movies to analyze for physics mistakes?
  100. Physics Physics Physics...

    A billiard ball traveling at 3.8 m/s has an elastic head-on collision with a billiard ball of equal mass that is initially at rest. The first ball is at rest after the collision. What is the speed of the second ball after the collision?