The formula T=2*pi*sqrt[L/32] gives the period of a pendulum of length l feet. The period P is the number of seconds it takes for the pendulum to swing back and forth once. Suppose we want a pendulum to complete three

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  1. PHYSiCS --

    A pendulum makes 120 complete oscillations in 3.00 minutes at a location where g= 9.98m/s^2 Find the period of the period Find the length I tried using the 2pi sqrt. L/g formula I don't know why I got this huge number

  2. Physics

    A simple pendulum suspended in a rocket ship has a period To. Assume that the rocket ship is near the earth in a uniform gravitational field. Determine for each of the following statements whether it is correct or incorrect. If the length of the pendulum

  3. physics

    A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 2.0000 s. The temperature rises by 149° C, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the period of the heated pendulum

  4. math

    The formula T=2*pi*sqrt[L/32] gives the period of a pendulum of length l feet. The period P is the number of seconds it takes for the pendulum to swing back and forth once. Suppose we want a pendulum to complete three periods in 2 seconds. How long should

  5. wcccd

    The period p of a pendulum, or the time it takes for the pendulum to make one complete swing, varies directly as the square root of the length L of the pendulum. If the period of a pendulum is 1.3 s when the length is 2 ft, find the period when the length

  6. physics 2

    A simple pendulum is 8.00 m long. (a) What is the period of small oscillations for this pendulum if it is located in an elevator accelerating upward at 3.00 m/s2? (b) What is the period of small oscillations for this pendulum if it is located in an

  7. Pre-Calculus

    The Period T, in seconds, of a pendulum depends on the distance, L, in meters, between the pivot and the pendulum's centre of mass. If the initial swing angle is relatively small, the period is given by the radical function T=2pi(sqrtL/g) where g

  8. physics

    a simple pendulum has a period of 4.2sec. when the pendulum is shortened by 1 m the period is 3.7s. what is the acceleration of free fall g and the original length of the pendulum?

  9. physiscs

    a pendulum of the length L is suspended from the ceiling of an elevator. When the elevator is at rest , the period of the pendulum is T. In instant when the pendulum reaches its highest position the elevator starts the free fall. What is the period of the

  10. math

    The formula T=2*pi*sqrt[L/g] gives the period of a pendulum of length l feet. The period P is the number of seconds it takes for the pendulum to swing back and forth once. Suppose we want a pendulum to complete three periods in 2 seconds. How long should

  11. Algebra 2

    The period of a pendulum is the time the pendulum takes to swing back and forth. The function L=0.81t^2 relates the length L in feet of a pendulum to the time t in seconds that it takes to swing back and forth. A convention center has a pendulum that is 80

  12. maths

    the length l cm of a simple pendulum is directly proportional to the square of its period (time taken to complete one oscillation ),T seconds. A pendulunm with a length of 220.5cm has a period of 3s find the equation connecting l and t

  13. Math

    A pendulum of Length L cm has time period T seconds. T is directly proportional to the square root of L. The length of the pendulum is increased by 40%. What is the percentage increase in the time period? ???????? Multiplier for increasing L = 1.4

  14. Physics Help please

    The free-fall acceleration on Mars is 3.7 m/s2. (a) What length pendulum has a period of 4 s on the earth? cm What length pendulum would have a 4 s period on Mars? cm (b) A mass is suspended from a spring with force constant 10 N/m. Find the mass suspended

  15. College Physics.

    A pendulum has a period of 1.8 s. a) Its mass is doubled. What is its period now? b) Its length is doubled. What is its period now? The original pendulum is taken to a planet where g = 16 m/s2. c) What is its period on that planet?

  16. physics

    A pendulum is constructed from a thin, rigid, and uniform rod with a small sphere attached to the end opposite the pivot. This arrangement is a good approximation to a simple pendulum (period = 5.97 s), because the mass of the sphere (lead) is much greater

  17. algebra

    The period t ( in seconds) of a simple pendulum as a function of its length l(in feet) is given by t(l) = xpie sqrt 1/32.2 a. Express the length l as a function of the period t b. How long is a pendulum whose period is 3 seconds. Is the answer 2 sec for a

  18. physics

    A pendulum has a length of 1m. What is the period of this pendulum? What is the frequency of this pendulum? You measure the period of a pendulum and get 25s. What is the length of the pendulum?

  19. Physics

    A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 1.45 s. The temperature rises by 142 C°, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the change in the period of the heated pendulum.

  20. Physics

    If you take a pendulum clock from Paris to Cayenne, French Guiana, it loses 2.5 min each day. If the period of a pendulum of given length is proportional to 1/sqrt(g), and if g = 980.9 cm/s^2 in Paris, what is g in Cayenne? ...Um...I'm not entirely sure

  21. physics # 5

    5. The length of a simple pendulum with a period on Earth of one second is most nearly a.) 0.12 m b.) 0.25 m c.) 0.50 m d.) 1.0 m e.) 10.0 m The formula for the period is P = 2 pi sqrt(L/g) g is the acceleration of gravity, 9.8 m/s^2. Solve for L. (or get

  22. Physics

    The angular position of a pendulum is represented by the equation θ = 0.0340 cos ωt, where θ is in radians and ω = 5.43 rad/s. Determine the period and length of the pendulum. What equations would I use to find the period and the length.

  23. physics

    The acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1.62 m/s2. What is the length of a pendulum whose period on the moon matches the period of a 4.50-m-long pendulum on earth

  24. physics

    A Foucault pendulum is designed to demonstrate the effect of the Earth's rotation. A Foucault pendulum displayed in a museum is typically quite long, making the effect easier to see. Consider a Foucault pendulum of length 16 m with a 109-kg brass bob. It

  25. physics

    The period of a simple pendulum is measured to be 4.0 seconds in a frame of reference. Which of the following is correct when the period of the pendulum is measured by an observer moving with 0.4 times the speed of the light? Choose one answer. a. The time

  26. physics

    A grandfather clock uses a physical pendulum to keep time. The pendulum consists of a uniform thin rod of mass M = 7.01 kg and length L = 0.15 m that is pivoted freely about one end, with a solid sphere of the same mass, 7.01 kg, and a radius of L/2

  27. physics

    A simple pendulum consists of a ball connected to one end of a thin brass wire. The period of the pendulum is 2.15 s. The temperature rises by 133 C°, and the length of the wire increases. Determine the change in the period of the heated pendulum.

  28. Physics (please help!!!!)

    A Foucault pendulum is designed to demonstrate the effect of the Earth's rotation. A Foucault pendulum displayed in a museum is typically quite long, making the effect easier to see. Consider a Foucault pendulum of length 16 m with a 109-kg brass bob. It

  29. Math

    The formula l=8t^2/pi^2 represents the swing of a pendulum. In this formula, l is the length of the pendulum, in feet, and t is the time, in seconds, it takes to swing back and forth once. Whst is the length of a pendulum that makes one swing in 2s? Please

  30. Physics

    In a labratory experiment, a student measured the period of a swing for a 1 -kg pendulum for varing lengths, as shown below. Length (m) Period (s) 0.05 0.30 0.20 0.90 0.40 1.30 0.60 1.60 0.80 1.80 1.00 2.00 a.) Deterine the period of a pendulm whose length

  31. Algebra

    The length of time, t (in seconds), it takes the pendulum of a clock to swing through one complete cycle is a function of the length of the pendulum in feet. Defined by: t = f(L) = 2pi sqrt L/32 A.Rewrite the formula using fractional exponents. B.Determine

  32. Physics

    A bob of mass m is suspended from a string of length L, forming a pendulum. The period of this pendulum is 1.97 s. If the pendulum bob is replaced with one of mass 1/2 m and the length of the pendulum is increased to 2.50 L, what is the period of

  33. physics

    A pendulum consists of a mass m = 0.12 kg hanging from a flexible string of length L. The string is very thin, very light, and does not stretch. It makes small oscillations, with a period of 0.663 s. What is the oscillation frequency of the pendulum? What

  34. Calculus application of sin function

    a horizontal position of the pendulum of a grandfather clock can be modelled by h(t)=Acos(2(pi)t/T), where A is amplitude of the pendulum in meters, t is time in seconds, and T is the period of the pendulum, in seconds. If the pendulum has a velocity of

  35. physics

    On planet Earth, a pendulum has a length of L and a period of T .On planet Mars, the pendulum has a length of 4L and period of 5T.what is the acceleration due to gravity ?

  36. PHYSICS

    a simple pendulum has a period of 4.50secs,when the length is shortened by 1.2m the period is 2.50secs. calculate the original length of the pendulum

  37. Physics

    A simple pendulum has mass 1.14 kg and length 0.760 m. (a) What is the period of the pendulum near the surface of Earth? (b) If the same mass is attached to a spring, what spring constant would result in the period of motion found in part (a)?

  38. physics

    A physical pendulum in the form of a thin rod of length 1.04 m is pivoted at point P, a distance x from the pendulum's center of mass. Find the value of x for which the period of the pendulum will be a minimum.

  39. physics

    Suppose a simple pendulum is used to measure the acceleration due to gravity at various points on the Earth. If g varies by 0.151 % over the various locations where it is sampled, what is the corresponding variation in the period of the pendulum? Assume

  40. Physics

    If you know that the period of a pendulum is 1.87sec. What is the length of that pendulum? (gravity 9.81m/sec squared)

  41. Physics

    A "seconds pendulum" is one that moves through its equilibrium position once each second. (The period of the pendulum is precisely 2.000 s.) The length of a seconds pendulum is 0.9925 m at Tokyo and 0.9948 m at Cambridge, England. What is the ratio of the

  42. math

    The period of a pendulum can be found by using the formula,where L is length of the pendulum in feet and P is the period in seconds.Find the period of a 15-foot pendulum. Round your answer to the nearest hundreth of a second.

  43. Physics

    I got part a but I'm having trouble figuring out b... I know the formula should be something like: T=2pi/omega and omega=sqrt(k/m) but how am I supposed to find T when I don't know k or m?? A pendulum has a period of 2.4 s. a) What is its length? l = m *

  44. physics

    A pendulum clock can be approximated as a simple pendulum of length 1.20m and keeps accurate time at a location where G=9.83m/s2. In a location where g=9.73m/s2, what must be the new length of the pendulum, such that the clock continues to keep accurate

  45. College Algebra

    The period (the time required for one complete swing) of a simple pendulum varies directly as the square root of its length. If a pendulum 12 feet long has a period of 4 seconds, find the period of a pendulum 3 feet long.

  46. Math - Linear Equations

    "the period of a pendulum, T (in seconds) varies directly with the square root of the length of the pendulum, L (in centimeters)". Given that a pendulum of length 9cm has a period of 0.63 seconds, find: a) The period of a pendulum of length 25cm b) The

  47. physics

    The period of a simple pendulum is measured to be 4.0 seconds in a frame of reference. Which of the following is correct when the period of the pendulum is measured by an observer moving with 0.4 times the speed of the light? Choose one answer. a. The time

  48. calculus

    the time required for one complete oscillation of a pendulum is called its period. if the length L of the pendulum is measured in feet and the period P n seconds, then the period is given by P=2¶(L/g)^1/2, where g is constant. use differentials to show

  49. Math

    the time required for one complete oscillation of a pendulum is called its period. if the length L of the pendulum is measured in feet and the period P n seconds, then the period is given by P=2¶(L/g)^1/2, where g is constant. use differentials to show

  50. Pre-Calculus

    The period T (in seconds) of a simple pendulum is a function of its length l (in feet), given by T(l) = 2pi sq root of l/g, where g = 32.2 feet per second per seconds is the acceleration of gravity. Express the length l as a function of the period T. If

  51. algebra

    The period of a pendulum is the time it takes to swing from left to right and back again. The period T seconds, of a pendulum is directly proportional to the square root of its length, Lcm. When L=25, T=1 Find a formula for T in terms of L.

  52. physics

    Pendulum A with mass m and length l has a period of T. If pendulum B has a mass of 2m and a length of 2l, how does the period of pendulum B compare to the period of pendulum A? A. The period of pendulum B is 2 times that of pendulum A. B. The period of

  53. physics

    The period of a simple pendulum is measured to be 4.0 seconds in a frame of reference. Which of the following is correct when the period of the pendulum is measured by an observer moving with half the speed of the light? Choose one answer. a. The time

  54. physics

    A spiral staircase winds up to the top of a tower in an old castle. To measure the height of the tower, a rope is attached to the top of the tower and hung down the center of the staircase. However, nothing is available with which to measure the length of

  55. Physics

    You pull a simple pendulum of length L to the side through an angle of 3.50 degrees and release it. How much time does it take the pendulum bob to reach its highest speed? How much time does it take if the pendulum is released at an angle of 1.75 degrees

  56. Physics check

    A performer, seated on a trapeze, is swinging back and forth with a period of 9.55 s. If she stands up, thus raising the center of mass of the trapeze + performer system by 20.0 cm, what will be the new period of the system? Treat trapeze + performer as a

  57. math 209

    the time t for a pendulum to swing back and forth once is called its period and is given by t=2pi*sqrt l/g where l equals the length of the pendulum solve for g

  58. Physics

    A 0.56-kg mass is suspended from a string, forming a pendulum. The period of this pendulum is 3.6 s when the amplitude is 2.2 cm. The mass of the pendulum is now reduced to 0.27 kg. What is the period of oscillation now, when the amplitude is 2.5 cm? Give

  59. physics

    A grandfather clock uses a physical pendulum to keep time. The pendulum consists of a uniform thin rod of mass M = 7.01 kg and length L = 0.15 m that is pivoted freely about one end, with a solid sphere of the same mass, 7.01 kg, and a radius of L/2

  60. physics

    a simple pendulum has a period of 4.2 s. when it is shortened by 1.0 m the period is only 3.7 s. A. without assuming a value for g , calculate the original length of the pendulum

  61. Physics

    A pendulum consists of a tiny bob of mass M and a uniform cord of mass m and length L. A) determine a formula for the period B) what would be the fraction error if one used the formula for a simple pendulum.

  62. Physics

    A large pendulum with a 200-lb gold-plated bob 12 inches in diameter is on display in the lobby of the United Nations building. Assume that the pendulum has a length of 78.4 ft. It is used to show the rotation of the Earth - for this reason it is referred

  63. math

    The period T (time in seconds for one complete cycle) of a simple pendulum is related to the length L (in feet) of the pendulum by the formula 8T^2=Pi^2L. If a child is on a swing with a 10-foot chain, then how long does it take to complete one cycle of

  64. PHYSICS ( PERIODIC MOTION)

    A grandfather clock uses a physical pendulum to keep time. The pendulum consists of a uniform thin rod of mass M = 2.01 kg and length L = 0.19 m that is pivoted freely about one end, with a solid disk of mass 3M and a radius of L/4 attached to the free end

  65. Physics

    A particle of mass m = 3.04kg is suspended from a fixed point by a light inextensible string of length = 1.11m. You are required to determine the relationship between the period of swing and the length of the pendulum. For small angle approximation, sin

  66. Physics-Simple pendulum

    We're supposed to make a simple pendulum with a period of 24 seconds. So i attached a hardware bolt at the end of a string. The teacher is going the start the timer once we release the pendulum and wait until it returns to its maximum again. In our

  67. science

    what are some experimental uncertainties for the period of a pendulum lab. in this lab we tested if the length of the string (cm) affects the period (sec) of the pendulum

  68. physics

    The acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1.62 m/s2. What is the length of a pendulum whose period on the moon matches the period of a 4.50-m-long pendulum on earth

  69. physics

    The acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1.62 m/s2. What is the length of a pendulum whose period on the moon matches the period of a 4.00-m-long pendulum on earth?

  70. Physics

    On planet e a pendulum has a length of 4L has a period of 6T, on planet F a pendulum has a length of 3L has a period of 2T what is the ratio of gravitational acceleration of these two planets

  71. Algebra

    Find the period of a pendulum that is 3 meters long if the period, T, of a pendulum in seconds can be found using the formula T = 2pi(square root L/9.8 find it for 2.5 meters as well. Would love to see the work, not just the answer. thank you.

  72. Physics

    "The exact relationship for the period T of a simple pendulum is T=2*pi*sqrt_of(l/g) where l is the length of the pendulum, and g is the acceleration of gravity." I have to rearrange the formula to where you solve for l instead of t. I started to try to do

  73. algebra

    Time to swing. The period T (time in seconds for one complete cycle) of a simple pendulum is related to the length L (in feet) of the pendulum by the formula 8T^2=n ^2 L. If a child is on a swing with a 10 foot chain, then how long does it take to complete

  74. Algebra

    The formula T=2π√L/480 can be used to find the period (T in seconds, the time it takes a pendulum to complete one cycle) of a pendulum that is L cm long. (a)Rewrite this formula using rational exponents. Don't forget to rationalize the denominator.

  75. physics

    A simple pendulum has a length of 1.25m.calculate its period and what is the percentage increase of the period?

  76. math

    The period T (time in seconds for one completecycle) of a simple pendulum is related to the length L(in feet) of the pendulum by the formula8T^2=pi^2L. If achild is on a swing with a 10-foot chain, then how longdoes it take to complete one cycle of the

  77. physics

    calculate the period of a pendulum if the length of the pendulum is o.8m. what is the period if the angular deflection is 30 degrees? 45 degrees?

  78. Physics 40

    A pendulum bob of mass M1 oscillates with a period of 1.0 s. If the length of the pendulum remains the same, but the pendulum bob is replaced with another one of mass M2 = 2*M1, what is the new period? I need help.

  79. physics

    A 0.810 m long brass pendulum experiences a 18.0°C temperature increase. (a) Calculate the original period(s). (b) What is the change in the period(s)? (c) Find the ratio of the change in period to the original period, and calculate how long (h) a clock

  80. physics

    A pendulum has a period of 2s. What chcange in its length will double the period?

  81. programming

    Application: Pendulum Clocks Pendulums used in clocks, such as grandfather clocks, keep fairly accurate time for the following reason: When the length of a pendulum is large compared with the maximum arc of its swing, the time to complete one swing is

  82. Physics

    The free-fall acceleration on Mars is 3.7 m/s2. (a) What length pendulum has a period of 4 s on the earth? cm What length pendulum would have a 4 s period on Mars? cm (b) A mass is suspended from a spring with force constant 10 N/m. Find the mass suspended

  83. Probability / Statistics

    I was wondering if someone could check my work thanks so the question is like so: The time it takes for a pendulum to complete the one period is simplified by the formula: T=2 pi square root (L/g) Where g is the constant measuring 9.80655m/s^2 and L is the

  84. Physics

    Given a simple pendulum of length r and mass m, determine the oscillation period T if the perturbation angle θ is very small (i.e. θ < 10degrees). How can I derive an equation for period using just that info?

  85. Physics please help

    Given a simple pendulum of length r and mass m, determine the oscillation period T if the perturbation angle θ is very small (i.e. θ < 10degrees). How can I derive an equation for period using just that info?

  86. Physics

    Given a simple pendulum of length r and mass m, determine the oscillation period T if the perturbation angle θ is very small (i.e. θ < 10degrees). How can I derive an equation for period using just that info?

  87. math

    need help please. the time required for one complete oscillation of a pendulum is called its period. if L is the length of the pendulum, then the period is given by P= 2 times pie multiplied by the square root of (L/g), where g is a constant called the

  88. Algebra

    suppose a pendulum use to show the rotation of the earth has a period of approximately 16.9 seconds. What is the length using formula T=2pi sq root L/32

  89. Physics

    A pendulum with a length of 2.0 m has a period of 2.8 sec. What is the period of a pendulum with a length of 8.0 m?

  90. algebra

    If a pendulum is 30 feet long what is the period of the pendulum in seconds with function l = 0.81t^2

  91. physics

    A pendulum and a mass spring system are both undergoing simple harmonic motion on Earth (use g = 10 N/kg). It is observed that every time the pendulum goes back and forth, the spring has gone up and down 14 times. If the pendulum has a length of 5 meters

  92. Physics

    A pendulum and a mass spring system are both undergoing simple harmonic motion on Earth (use g = 10 N/kg). It is observed that every time the pendulum goes back and forth, the spring has gone up and down 12 times. If the pendulum has a length of 4 meters

  93. math

    Mrs. Myles gave the same test to both her first and third period class. In first period, the mean was 75 and the range was 30. In third period, the mean was 85 and the range was 50. Which is a true statement? A) Most of third period scored in the 80's. B)

  94. Physics

    A pendulum clock is accurate on earth, where the period of its pendulum is 1.00 s. (a) Find its period on the moon, where gravitational acceleration is 1.6 m/s2. (b) During a 2 h interval, what would be the elapsed time shown on the clock? CAN YOU PLEASE

  95. algebra

    The frequency of oscillations of a pendulum varies inversely as the square root of the length of the pendulum. If a pendulum of length 25 feet oscillates with a frequency of 100 swings per minute, what would be the frequency of a pendulum of length 16

  96. Physics

    A 0.55-kg mass is suspended from a string, forming a pendulum. The period of this pendulum is 1.2 s when the amplitude is 2.2 cm. The mass of the pendulum is now reduced to 0.27 kg. What is the period of oscillation now, when the amplitude is 2.4 cm?

  97. physics

    A 0.56-kg mass is suspended from a string, forming a pendulum. The period of this pendulum is 6.0 s when the amplitude is 1.5 cm. The mass of the pendulum is now reduced to 0.35 kg. What is the period of oscillation now, when the amplitude is 2.8 cm?

  98. physics

    PERIOD OF THE LEG The period of the leg can be approximated by treating the leg as a physical pendulum, with a period of 2pi*sqrt(I/mgh), where I is the moment of inertia, m is the mass, and h is the distance from the pivot point to the center of mass. The

  99. physics

    A clock has a copper pendulum with a period of 1.000 s at 17.3°C. Suppose the clock is moved to a location where the average temperature is 33.9°C. Determine the new period of the clock's pendulum.

  100. Physics

    A man enters a tall tower, needing to know its height. He notes that a long pendulum extends from the ceiling almost to the floor and that its period is 28.0 s. (a) How tall is the tower? m (b) If this pendulum is taken to the Moon, where the free-fall

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