1. physics

    Consider a pulse of laser light aimed at the Moon that bounces back to Earth. The distance between Earth and the Moon is 3.84 * 108 m. Show that the round-trip time for the light is 2.56 s
  2. physical

    Consider a pulse of laser light aimed at the moon that bounces back to earth. The distance between Earth and Moon is 3.8 x 10 (small eight above) m. Show that the round-trip time for the light is 2.5 s.
  3. Math

    A star is 300 light years away from Earth. If the speed of light is 3 X 10^5 km/s, calculate the distance the star is from Earth. Give your answer in kilometers and written if standard form.
  4. physics...

    A satellite moves in a circular orbit around the Earth at a speed of 5661 m/s. (a) Determine the satellite's altitude above the surface of the Earth. i'm using the equation Gm/(r+h)=9.8 where h=altitude and i keep coming up with the wrong answer.
  5. physics

    The earth moves around the sun in a nearly circular orbit of radius 1.50 1011 m. During the three summer months (an elapsed time of 7.89 106 s), the earth moves one-fourth of the distance around the sun.
  6. Oceanography

    why on the world average. Earth’s. atmosphere is in motion. Take into consideration the distribution of earth’s surface area with latitude and the variation in heat loss and heat gain with latitude.
  7. physics

    Consider a pulse of laser light aimed at the Moon that bounces back to Earth. The distance between Earth and the Moon is 3.84 * 108 m. Show that the round-trip time for the light is 2.56 s.
  8. physics

    Consider a pulse of laser light aimed at the Moon that bounces back to Earth. The distance between Earth and the Moon is 3.84 * 108 m. Show that the round-trip time for the light is 2.56 s.
  9. physics

    The earth moves around the sun in a nearly circular orbit of radius 1.50 1011 m. During the three summer months (an elapsed time of 7.89 106 s), the earth moves one-fourth of the distance around the sun.
  10. Physics

    In principle, anytime someone jumps up, the earth moves in the opposite direction. To see why we are unaware of this motion, calculate the recoil speed of the earth when a 65.0 kg person jumps upward at a speed of 1.70 m/s. v=?
  11. computers? I think just a question.

    what are some process used in different organizations to download and imput paper information into computerized systems so other can analyze? would this be like excel programs charts graphs etc.? 1. Manual retyping the paper information to a text file 2.
  12. word riddle help please

    to find the clue you must search the text Cause in the Late evening when dark is dim and Peaches are gray walk 1 north and then head east, till you find the pretty thing and tell me what it is! Without the text that needs to be searched, we cannot help
  13. Physics HELP Plz

    On the Apollo 14 mission to the moon, astronaut Alan Shepard hit a golf ball. The acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1/6 of its value on the earth (gravity on moon -1.633m/s2). On earth, golf balls are driven at about 84 m/s with a loft angle of
  14. physics

    A satellite orbits at a distance from the Earth's center of about 4.40 Earth radii and takes 13.0 hours to go around once. What distance (in meters) does the satellite travel in one day?
  15. physics

    Jupiter's gravitational field at the surface is approximately three times that of the earth. A person weighing 120 lb. on the earth's surface would weigh how much on Jupiter?
  16. physic

    How long will a radio wave, with a wave length of 200 m takes to travel to and for the moon from the earth? (Distance of moon from earth = 3.9 x 108 m)
  17. science

    how many days would it take to drive from the earth to the moon at a speed of 75 miles per hour? the average distance from the earth to the moon is 380,000km. 1 km=0.62 miles
  18. physics

    A plane leaves Seattle, flies 84.0{\rm mi} at 21.0^\circ north of east, and then changes direction to 52.0^\circ south of east. After flying at 120{\rm mi} in this new direction, the pilot must make an emergency landing on a field. The Seattle airport
  19. Dynamics

    A uniform rod m1 and having a length L is hanging vertically downward and pin supported at the center of mass of a roller (disc) which rides on a horizontal track. Assuming that the system was initially at rest find the initial acceleration of the roller
  20. mechanics

    please help solve these questions (1a). The gravitational field strength g on the earth’s surface is 9.8N/kg. explain what this means.(b) Using the law of gravity, show that gr2= k. Where g=gravitational field strength at a distance r from the center of
  21. physics

    A car is driven 125 km west and then 85 km southwest. What is the displacement of the car from the point of origin (magnitude and direction)? find magnitude in km find direction in degrees. South of west.
  22. physics -plz help

    1) A car is moving at 100 km/hr. Its mass is 950 kg. Find its KE. 2) What force is needed to accelerate a 1300-kg car from rest to 20 m/s in 80 m? 3) A 1200-kg car going 30 m/s skids to rest. The friction force is 6000 N. How far does it skid?
  23. Math Trigonometry

    Two forces act on a point. One force is 35 newtons. The other is 22 newtons. The angle between the two forces is 52degrees. Find the magnitude of the resultant force in newtons.
  24. cal

    The force on an object is F=−20j. For the vector v=−5i−4j, find: (a) The component of F parallel to v: (b) The component of F perpendicular to v: The work, W, done by force F through displacement v:
  25. physics

    a person moves 15 km in north direction and then turns towards northeast and moves 10 km.find out the actual displacement ?
  26. math

    A man walks 40 m due north and 50 m due west. Find the distance from the starting point?
  27. science

    a boy is going from one place to another he goes 100m north and then 70 m east find the displacement of the boy from his starting point
  28. physics

    an object displace 6 meters toward the east and 8 meters toward the north find its resultant displacement in graphical
  29. Math

    P, Q, R, are arranged sticks. P is 10km north of Q. The bearing of R from P is 223, and the bearing of Q from R is 097 find the distance of R from P
  30. Science

    A boy is going from one place to another.He goes 100 m north and then 70 m east . Find the displacement of the boy from his starting point.
  31. maths

    a student wals 5km due north from O and then 8km due east find his bearing from O
  32. CHECK MY WORLD HISTORY ANSWERS

    1 star* at the end of each question and multiple stars*** at the end of my answer 1. Which laws called for strict separation of the races in the South? * anti-discrimination laws Plessy v. Ferguson laws Jim Crow laws**** Boycott Laws 2. All of the
  33. Earth science

    TRUE OR FALSE The burning of fossil fuels cause the earth to get warmer by putting carbon dioxide in the atmosphere and the carbon dioxide traps heat. MY GUESS: TRUE Isobars help meteorologists find fronts on weather maps. MY GUESS: FALSE A CLOUD IS A
  34. Social Studies

    Answer each question below with one of the three types of maps described below Physical Thematic Political Which type of map would you use to find out if Denver is located in the Rocky Mountains? Physical Which type of map would you use to find out what
  35. Physics

    a car crashes into a wall at 25m/s and is brought to rest in .1seconds. Calculate the average force exerted on a 75kg test dummy by the seat belt. How many g-forces is this? (Remember g-force= Force/mg)
  36. Social Studies

    1. How were the farms of the New England colonies similar to the farms of the Up Country? A. They grew rice B. They were plantations C. They had short growing seasons. D. They were small subsistence 2. Rice grew successfully in South Carolina because
  37. Physics

    A 400.0 KG mass experiences a horizontal push force of +720N And friction force of 320N A) assuming the mass is initially moving at 5.0 m/s far will it travel in 6.0 s? B) how much work does the 720.0 newton force do over the distance determine in part a?
  38. physics

    A newly-discovered plant, "Cosmo", has a mass that is 4 times the mass of the Earth. The radius of the Earth is Re. The gravitational field strength at the surface of Cosmo is equal to that at the surface of the Earth if the radius of Cosmo is equal to...
  39. PHYSICS

    In a particular region of Earth's atmosphere, the electric field above Earth's surface has been measured to be 151 N/C downward at an altitude of 280 m and 167 N/C downward at an altitude of 430 m. Calculate the volume charge density of the atmosphere,
  40. Physics

    In a particular region of Earth's atmosphere, the electric field above Earth's surface has been measured to be 151 N/C downward at an altitude of 280 m and 167 N/C downward at an altitude of 430 m. Calculate the volume charge density of the atmosphere,
  41. science

    If Earth is 149.6 million Kilometers from the sun, or 93 million miles away. suppose there was an imaginary road from earth to the sun. If you were in a car traveling 100 km an hour, it would take you 1,490,000 hours or just 170 years to reach the sun. If
  42. Earth

    1. If the Earth were the size of B-B (with a radius of about 0.2 centimete), how big would the Sun be? How big would the Milky Way be? 2. Imagine building a model of the Solar System on your campus. Work out the diameter and spacings of the planets in
  43. physics...PLZ HELP! =)

    A constant force acts on a moving object. The object makes a fixed magnitude of displacement in some direction. In general, in what direction is the displacement that will result in the object traveling with the least kinetic energy after the displacement
  44. Science

    What is the force of a 2.0N force and an 3.0N force acting on an object in the same direction?
  45. Physics

    A gps tracker at their base camp shows the location of the first team as 38 km away, 23° north of west, and the second team as 34 km away, 31° east of north. When the first team uses its gps to check the position of the second team, what does it give for
  46. Applied Physics

    A 10 kilogram object subjected to a 20 Newton force moves across a horizontal frictionless surface in the direction of the force. Before the force was applied, the speed of the object was 2.0 meters/second. When the force is removed the object is traveling
  47. math

    A boat is travelling south at a rate of 18 km/h. A man walks across the deck from east to west at a rate of 16 km/h. Find the magnitude and direction of his velocity.
  48. Social Studies

    What impact do monsoon winds most have on South Asia? A) Monsoon winds carry plenty of rain to India from the Arabian Sea during the wet season from June to September.** B) Monsoon winds carry snow from the north to the Himalayas. C) Monsoon winds carry
  49. physics

    A string is hanging from the rearview mirror of you car and a ball is at the end of this string. Suppose that you drive around a circular track at fixed speed. Which list below gives all the forces that act on the ball? A) tension and the force of gravity
  50. Math

    A comet passed by earth in the year 1835 It passes by every 60 years Based on this information in which of the following years can be the comet be expected to Pass by earth A : 2035 B: 2060 C: 2075 D: 2080
  51. science

    The occurrence of earthquakes along plate boundaries indicates that the 1) plates are stationary 2) earth will eventually break apart 3) earth is shrinking 4) coast of California will break off and slide into the ocean 5) plates are moving
  52. Earth/Space Science

    Earth's axis tilts at an angle of 23.5 degrees relative to its orbit. Analyze the climate conditions that would exist at the poles and the equator if the axis were parallel to the orbit.
  53. Science

    The rock cycle suggests that A)rocks are always added to Earth's mass. B)rocks are continuously being recycled into different forms. C)rocks disappear from Earth as they go underground. D)rocks always stay in the same form. My answer is A... is that
  54. math

    light from the sun takes approximately 8 minutes to reach earth. If the light travels at a speed of 3 x 10 raised to 8 meters / second, calculate to 3 significant figures the distance from the sun to the earth
  55. Physics

    The surface of the Sun is approximately 5700 K and the temperature of the Earth's surface is about 290 K. What total entropy change occurs when 1000 J of heat of energy is transferred from the Sun to the Earth?
  56. Physics

    The intensity of sunlight at the the top of the Earth's atmosphere is about 1350 W/m2. (The intensity at the surface of the Earth is somewhat smaller due to absorption and reflection by the atmosphere.) What is the total power emitted by the Sun?
  57. astronomy

    the diameter of earth is 7928 miles. what is the diameter in inches? in yards? If the diameter of earth is expressed in 12,756km what is the diameter in meters? in centimeter? give yoiur answers in scientific notation
  58. PreCal

    On average, the earth in 93 million miles away from the center of the sun. a.) assuming that the earth's orbit is circular, estimate the number of miles our planet travels in one complete revolution around the sun.
  59. Geometry

    11-1 Lines that Intersect Circles 8. The International Space Station orbits Earth at an altitude of 240 miles. What is the distance from the space station to Earth's horizon to the nearest mile?
  60. physics

    As the earth rotates through one revolution, a person standing on the equator traces out a circular path whose radius is equal to the radius of the earth (6.38 106 m). What is the average speed of this person in meters per second?
  61. Physics

    1. A kid was tobogganing but the warm sun melted the snow and he must now pull his 10kg toboggan on the muddy slope (coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.3, the bottom of the hill is 10 degrees). He pulls with a force of 30N. The parallel force applied is
  62. physics

    find the force and the force direction of a 2x10^-6 C charge that is 3m west of a +5x10^-6 C charge (0.01 N west)
  63. physics

    What is the force on an electron moving at v = 2.5*10^5 m/s away from a long wire,3mm from the electron, carrying a 12 A current? Give the magnitude & direction of the force. I calculated mag induction using B = u0I/2(pi)*a and force on the electron using
  64. Physics ASAP

    A block of weight 20 N is pushed with a force of 30 N through a horizontal distance of 5 m using a stick which is at an angle of 37° from the horizontal as shown. The coefficient of kinetic friction µk between the table and the block is 0.25. For your
  65. physics

    need help with doing this combining vector question A jogger runs with a velocity of 6km/h 25 degrees north west for 35 minutes and then changes direction , jogging for 20 minutes at 4.5km/h 65 degrees east of north. using a vector diagram determine the
  66. physics

    An explorer is caught in a whiteout (in which the snowfall is so thick that the ground cannot be distinguished from the sky) while returning to base camp. He was supposed to travel due north for 5.7 km, but when the snow clears, he discovers that he
  67. Physics

    An explorer is caught in a whiteout (in which the snowfall is so thick that the ground cannot be distinguished from the sky) while returning to base camp. He was supposed to travel due north for 5.7 km, but when the snow clears, he discovers that he
  68. Physics

    Judy walks a certain distance due north, then walks twice as far due west. At the end of her trip, the straight-line distance from her starting point to her final position is 112m. a) What is the length of each leg of the trip? b) What is the direction of
  69. English

    I need some help again with these.I have to correct faulty parallelism in the following sentences. I think I have corrected a couple but some I need help on. 1. Activities on Wednesday afternoons include fishing trips, dance lessons, and computers. 2.
  70. physics - HELP ASAP!

    A 3.60 kg ball is dropped from the roof of a building 184.8 m high. While the ball is falling to earth, a horizontal wind exerts a constant force of 12.1 N on the ball. (acceleration of gravity = 9.81 m/s^2) How far from the building does the ball hit the
  71. physics

    Unless otherwise stated, all objects are located near the Earth's surface, where = 9.80 . A 3000 truck tows a 1500 car by a chain. Part A If the net forward force on the truck by the ground is 3500 , what is the acceleration of the car? Part B What is the
  72. Physics 1100

    In a tug of war, two teams pull on opposite ends of a rope, attempting to pull the other team across a dividing line. Team A accelerates toward team B at the rate of 0.106 m/s2. Find all the horizontal forces acting on each team if the weight of each team
  73. Math

    Below are the home states of 17 college professors. Ohio Georgia New Jersey Georgia Nebraska Michigan Ohio Pennsylvania South Carolina New Jersey New Jersey South Carolina Wisconsin Michigan Pennsylvania Ohio Wisconsin i. Make a frequency table using these
  74. geography

    Currently doing a map of the region of East Asia. The countries included according to Wikipedia are: People's Republic of China, Taiwan, Japan, North Korea and South Korea. Information that I have to identify for this region are: location of major
  75. physics

    Ships A and B leave port together. For the next two hours, ship A travels at 30.0 in a direction 75.0 west of north while the ship B travels 25.0 east of north at 40.0 . What is the distance between the two ships two hours after they depart? What is the s
  76. Math

    A train leaves a station and travels north at a speed of 75mph. Two hours later, a second train leaves on a parallel track and travels north at 125mph. How far from the station will they meet?
  77. physics

    In which situation is maximum work considered to be done by a force? The angle between the force and displacement is 180°. The angle between the force and displacement is 90°. The angle between the force and displacement is 60°. The angle between the
  78. Physics

    Air molecules create an upward force that impacts the free fall of objects on the surface of the Earth, differing form the way an object would fall in vacuum. Question: What kind of objects should be used for experimentation if we want to limit the impact
  79. physic

    The Moon orbits Earth in a nearly circular orbit that lasts 27.32 days. Determine the distance from the surface of the Moon to the surface of Earth.
  80. math

    The ratio of an object's weight on Earth to its weight on Neptune is 5 : 7. How much would a person who weighs 150 pounds on Earth weigh on Neptune?
  81. Physics

    A canoe has a velocity of 0.400 southeast relative to the earth. The canoe is on a river that is flowing at 0.450 east relative to the earth.
  82. Physics (Feilds)

    Show that the gravitational potential at the surface of the Earth is -64 MJ kg-1, given the surface gravitational feild strength is 9.8 N kg-1 and the mean radius of the Earth is 6400 km.
  83. Physics

    Acceleration due to gravity on the moon's surface is 1/6th that on the earth . An object weight 900N on the earth . What does it weight on the moon ?
  84. Science

    Which of these statements are true? A. There is more water on Earth now than there was millions of years ago. B. There is less water on the Earth than there was millions of years ago.(MY ANSWER) C. There is no way to tell how much water there was on Earth
  85. Science

    Which of the following statements is true? A. There is more water on Earth now than there was millions of years ago. B. There is less water on Earth now than there was millions of years ago. C. There is no way to tell how much water was on Earth millions
  86. Physics

    A wheel spins on a horizontal axis, with an angular spped of 140rad/s and with its angular velocity pointing east. Determine the magnitude of the angular velocity after an angular acceleration of 35 rad/s^2, pointing 68 degress west of north, with a time
  87. Science

    Radius of the earth is 6400km and g is 9.8 m÷s find the value of g produced on a mass of 20 kg at a distance of 10000km from the earths surface ?
  88. physics

    Find the angular speed of the Earth as it spins about its axis. Give your result in rad/ses
  89. English

    Read the following sentences adapted from p. 129 of The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963. The boys got into bed. Byron was up in his top bunk and Kenny was down in the bottom. Kenny was so excited that he was talking a mile a minute-although he realized that
  90. physic mechanic

    A particle is pushed horizontally by a constant horizontal force of magnitude F, which starts from the rest at x=0 in the positive ݔ direction. During the movement, it is also acted by the air resistance force that equivalent to bv, where b is the
  91. physics

    An 9000 test car travels 40.5 before stopping from an initial speed of 25.7 on dry horizontal pavement with its wheels locked. a)Make a free-body diagram of this car while it is slowing down. b) What external force causes it to slow down? c)Assuming
  92. Physics

    An 11,000 N test car travels 44.5 m before stopping from an initial speed of 28.7 m/s on dry horizontal pavement with its wheels locked. (a) make a free body diagram of this car while its slowing down. (b) what external force causes it to slow down. (c)
  93. Physics

    A 600 N skydiver in free fall is accelerating at -7.6 m/s^2 rather than -9.8 m/s^2 because of the force of air resistance. How much drag force is acting on the skydiver? a)58.2 b)65.3 c)61.4 d)40.2 I use the equation Σ(F)vertical-ma=0 To find m I did:
  94. Physics

    292 kg motorcycle is accelerating up a ramp that is 30 degrees above the horizontal. Propulsion force pushing the motorcycle up ramp is 3150 N. Air resistance produces a force of 250 N that opposes the motion. Find that motorcycle's acceleration.
  95. S.S.

    Which of the following is an accurate comparison of Adams and Jackson? A. Adams supported efforts to promote the growth of businesses, while Jackson supported efforts to help the ordinary man. B. Jackson supported the idea of high tariffs to increase
  96. Physics

    A 17.9 kg block is dragged over a rough, hor- izontal surface by a constant force of 74.1 N acting at an angle of angle 32.3◦ above the horizontal. The block is displaced 72.4 m and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.242. Find the work done by
  97. Physics

    Suppose a straight 1.25 mm diameter copper wire could just "float" horizontally in air because of the force of the Earth's magnetic field B, which is horizontal, perpendicular to the wire, and of magnitude 5.00 multiplied by 10-5 T. What current would the
  98. physics

    A body pulled by a constant force accelerates from 10 cm/s to 35 cm/s in 3.5 s. A second force accelerates the same body from rest to 110 cm/s in 10.5 s. If the first force is known to be 5.0 N, that what is the second force?
  99. Science

    Can someone please check my answers? I would greatly appreciate it. Thanks! 1. Which of the following inner planets has virtually no atmosphere? a. Mercury*** b. Venus c. Mars d. Earth 2. Which of the following statements about the inner planets is true?
  100. Polarity and electronegativity (science)

    Describe the concept of polarity. How is polrity related to electronegativity? ~Well I think that polarity is how I remember it.."pull" basically due to the tendency for electronegative atoms in a molecule to attract the other electrons in the other atoms