1. engineering mechanics

    A police officer observes a motorist who is approaching at a uniform speed of 80km/h he in his patrol car starts chasing it as it just crosses him.after accelerating for 8 seconds at a constant rate he attains his top speed of 120km/h how long does it take
  2. Business Law

    Dan, a driver for EZ Delivery Company, leaves a truck's motor running in neutral and carelessly forgets to set the parking brake while he makes a delivery. The truck rolls and crashes into a nearby gas station pump, igniting a fire that spreads quickly to
  3. Pre-Calculus

    Squares of side length x are removed from the 4 corners of an 11in by 8.5in piece of paper. The sides are then folded up to create an open-top box. Write a funcion that determines the volume of the box and determine the functions range. How much should be
  4. Physics 12

    A large fake cookie sliding on a horizontal surface is attached to one end of a horizontal spring with spring constant k = 375 N/m; the other end of the spring is fixed in place. The cookie has a kinetic energy of 20.0 J as it passes through the position
  5. physics

    A large fake cookie sliding on a horizontal surface is attached to one end of a horizontal spring with spring constant k = 375 N/m; the other end of the spring is fixed in place. The cookie has a kinetic energy of 20.0 J as it passes through the position
  6. physics

    What force must be exerted to prevent a truck weighing 15 tons from rolling down an inclined plane which makes an angle of 3 degrees with the horizontal.
  7. Physics

    A discus thrower (with arm length of 1.2 m) starts from rest and begins to rotate counterclockwise with an angular acceleration of 3.6 rad/s2. (a) How long does it take the discus thrower's speed to get to 5.1 rad/s? (b) How many revolutions does the
  8. physics

    A discus thrower (with arm length of 1.2 m) starts from rest and begins to rotate counterclockwise with an angular acceleration of 1.8 rad/s2. (a) How long does it take the discus thrower's speed to get to 3.4 rad/s? (b) How many revolutions does the
  9. physics

    A discus thrower (with arm length of 1.2 m) starts from rest and begins to rotate counterclockwise with an angular acceleration of 3.0 rad/s2. (a) How long does it take the discus thrower's speed to get to 4.5 rad/s? (b) How many revolutions does the
  10. physics

    A 10.0 m long conveyor belt, inclined at 30.0°, is used to transport bundles of newspapers from the mailroom up to the cargo bay to be loaded on to delivery trucks. Each newspaper has a mass of 1.0 kg, and there are 22 newspapers per bundle. Determine the
  11. Physics

    A 11.5 m long conveyor belt, inclined at 30.0°, is used to transport bundles of newspapers from the mailroom up to the cargo bay to be loaded on to delivery trucks. Each newspaper has a mass of 1.0 kg, and there are 21 newspapers per bundle. Determine the
  12. physics

    A piece of luggage is being loaded onto an airplane by way of an inclined conveyor belt. The bag, which has a mass of 15.0 kg, travels 4.50 m up the conveyor belt at a constant speed without slipping. If the conveyor belt is inclined at a 30.0° angle,
  13. algebra1/McDougal Littell

    a page of pictures for a yearbook is 8 1/2 inches by 11 inches. The space between the pictures is 3/16 inch. How high can each picture be to fit seven down the length of the page? since the the length of the page is 11 inches, and there has to be seven
  14. physics

    A car is parked on a cliff overlooking the ocean on an incline that makes an angle of 24.0° below the horizontal. The negligent driver leaves the car in neutral, and the emergency brakes are defective. The car rolls from rest down the incline with a
  15. Fundamentals of Electricity

    The box-like Gaussian surface of Fig. 1 encloses a net charge of +24.0ε0 C and lies in an electric field given by N/C, with x and z in meters and b a constant. The bottom face is in the xz plane; the top face is in the horizontal plane passing through
  16. physics

    A 50kg girl sits at the top of a slide 6m long tilted at an angle of 30 degrees. if it takes her 3.3s to slide to the bottom and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.45, how fast will she be going at the bottom?
  17. Physics

    If a 1.75 m tall man is looking at a plane mirror from an eye which is 15 cm from the top of their head, what is the minimum length that the mirror must be so that he can just barely see his whole body in the mirror? How far up from the ground must the
  18. Math

    Mark has a 40 foot length of rope he decides tocut it into two pieces. He wants one length four times as long as the other. How long is each piece?
  19. physics

    Whats the physics behind this? 3 balls are placed at the top of an inclined beam. The beam, attached to a spinning platform, is spun manually. As the platform and beam slows down, the first ball rolls down the beam. The beam instantly speeds up, but slows
  20. calculas 1

    A child places n cubic building blocks in a row to form the base of a triangular design (see figure). Each successive row contains two fewer blocks than the preceding row. Find a formula for the number of blocks N used in the design. (Hint: The number of
  21. physics

    An ore car of mass 41000 kg starts from rest and rolls downhill on tracks from a mine. At the end of the tracks, 29 m lower vertically, is a horizontally situated spring with constant 4.1 × 105 N/m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . Ignore
  22. Math

    Barb is going to cover a rectangular area 8 feet by 10 feet with rectangular paving blocks that are 4 inches by 8 inches by 2 inches to make a flat patio. What is the minimum number of paving blocks she will need if all the paving blocks will face the same
  23. Physics 203

    A block with mass of 5.0kg is suspended from an ideal spring having negligible mass and stretches the spring 0.20m to its equilibrium position. A) What is the force constant of the spring? B) The spring is then stretched 0.80m from its equilibrium position
  24. Physics

    Light is bent as it enters a tank of water from air. It is bent to a greater angle when it goes from air to a glass block. Calculate the angle of refraction of 30.0° light shines from water into ice. The indices of refraction for water and ice are 1.36
  25. Physics 11

    A 62kg cyclist changes the speed of a 12kg bicycle from 8.2m/s to 12.7m/s. Determine the work done. I've already answered & gotten this question correct, however it made me confused about the concept. I found Ek. & Ek to find change in Ek which was
  26. phy

    a car rolls down an incline starting from rest A graph
  27. math

    The total distance the plane flies from Chicago to New York City is 792 miles. The flight is 2 hours and 5 minutes long. The plane flies at about the same speed during the trip.• Round the flight time to the nearest hour. About how far will the plane fly
  28. Spanish crossword

    Opposite of getting off plane. Starts with R and is 14 letters.
  29. Math

    Three circular pipes with 30cm diamters are strapped together. Find the length of the strap to the nearest centimeter. I got the circumference of the circle which is 94.25cm but that's where i got stuck. Can you please help? you are wrong sorry to tell ya.
  30. Physics urgent help please

    A rectangular coil 60mm × 40mm with 25 turns is positioned with its longer sides parallel to a long straight vertical wire carrying a current of 6.8A. The coil is placed so that its long sides and the vertical wire are in the same vertical plane, with the
  31. algebra

    a ladder is against a building. The distance from the bottom of the building to the ladder is 9 feet less than the length of the ladder. How high up the side of the building is the top of the ladder if that distance is 2ft. less than the length of the
  32. Algebra

    A plane takes off from an airport and flies east at a speed of 350 mph. Ten minutes later, a second plane takes off from the same airport and flies east at a higher altitude at a speed of 400 mph. How long does it take the the second plane to overtake the
  33. math

    i need help with just one question, and if i get it, ill be able to do the rest. Okay so its saying let height of a box be 4x+1, width be x-3, and length be 2x. Find the volume. So what do i do? how do i start solving this? its polynomials
  34. algebra

    GUY WIRE. How long is a guy wire reaching from the top of a 15ft. pole to a point on the ground 10 feet from the pole? exact length in feet. length in three decimal places in feet.
  35. Algebra

    Suppose that the maximum weight that a certain type of rectangular beam can support varies inversely as its length and jointly as its width and the square of its height. Suppose also that a beam 6 inches wide, 2 inches high, and 12 feet long can support a
  36. Mathematics

    Suppose that the maximum weight that a certain type of rectangular beam can support varies inversely as its length and jointly as its width and the square of its height. Suppose also that a beam 4 inches wide, 3 inches high, and 18 feet long can support a
  37. Algebra

    Suppose that the maximum weight that a certain type of rectangular beam can support varies inversely as its length and jointly as its width and the square of its height. Suppose also that a beam 6 inches wide, 2 inches high, and 12 feet long can support a
  38. math

    Suppose that the maximum weight that a certain type of rectangular beam can support varies inversely as its length and jointly as its width and the square of its height. Suppose also that a beam 3 inches wide, 4 inches high, and 6 feet long can support a
  39. Physics - Frequency

    While blowing its horn of frequency 580 Hz, a car accelerates at 0.4 m/s2. The car starts from rest by your side and moves away. How long will it take for the frequency you hear to decrease by 5%? Hint: Do not forget to include the time it will take for
  40. Maths

    A pool is 12m long and 7m wide it is surrounded by a 3m paved area on all sides the whole complex is enclosed by a 2m high fence what is the total length of this fencing
  41. Algebra

    For their homecoming parade the students of U-Math have created a colorful banner, 53 meters in length, that is made of two pieces of parachute material. The short piece is 19 meters shorter then the long piece. Find the Length of each piece. Length of the
  42. Physics Lab

    Collision derivation problem. A car is released from rest on a frictionless inclined plane. Assume h/L is approximately equal to y/x. equations. If the car has a mass of 0.2 kg, the ratio of height to width of the ramp is 11/110, the initial displacement
  43. Physics

    Trabuchet- A payload starts its motion from rest and travels connected to the rope for 2sec. Just before it starts flying, the payload is moving at an linear acceleration of 30 m/s^2 at a distance of 5m from the pole. Find how far the payload will land
  44. Physics

    How would I find final velocity at the top of an inclined ramp with a given angle theta?
  45. physics

    A Hot Wheels car of mass 0.081 kg starts at a height of 1.42 m and goes through a loop with a height of 0.38 m with a radius of 0.16 m along a track of length 3.02 m. The car barely makes it through the loop. Since, Work = Force x distance, what is the
  46. Vectors

    How did you get your answer? A plane is heading on a bearing of 200° with an air speed of 400 km/h when it is blown off course by a wind of 100 km/h from the northeast. Determine the resultant ground velocity of the plane.
  47. COLLEGE PHYSICS

    A 62.0 kg skier is moving at 6.50 m/s on a frictionless, horizontal snow covered plateau when she encounters a rough patch 3.50 m long. The coefficient of kinetic friction between this patch and returning to friction-free snow, she skis down an icy,
  48. physics

    a car accelerates uniformly from rest to 29 m/s in 12s along a level of road. ignoring friction, determine the average power (hp) required to accelerate the car if the weight of the car is 1.2 x 10^4 N. I need help setting up
  49. physics

    Just as a car starts to accelerate from rest with an acceleration of 1.4m/s2,a bus moving with a constant speed of 12m/s passes it in a parallel line. 1.How long the car overtakes the bus. 2.How fast will the car then be going. 3.How far will the car then
  50. Physics

    In an electronics factory, small cabinets slide down a 30 degree incline a distance of 16 m along the incline to the next assembly stage. The cabinets have a mass of 10 kg each. Calculate the speed each cabinet would acquire if the incline were
  51. Physics

    In a cathode ray tube, electrons initially at rest are accelerated by a uniform electric field of magnitude 4.71 x 105 N/C during the first 5.49 cm of the tube's length; then they move at essentially constant velocity another 47.9 cm before hitting the
  52. Physics

    In a cathode ray tube, electrons initially at rest are accelerated by a uniform electric field of magnitude 4.71 x 105 N/C during the first 5.49 cm of the tube's length; then they move at essentially constant velocity another 47.9 cm before hitting the
  53. Physics

    In a cathode ray tube, electrons initially at rest are accelerated by a uniform electric field of magnitude 4.71 x 105 N/C during the first 5.49 cm of the tube's length; then they move at essentially constant velocity another 47.9 cm before hitting the
  54. physics

    A semi circular rail of horizontal diameter AB=2R is placed in a vertical plane. Two particles S1 and S2 of respective masses m1 and m2 (m1 <m2) slide without friction on the inner surface of this rail. A) Particle S1 is released at point B without
  55. Physics

    A penny rests on top of a bowling ball. You give the bowling ball a slight bump and the penny slides off the frictionless, spherical surface as shown below. At what angle θ does the penny leave the surface of the bowling ball? (Hint: When the penny
  56. physics

    How do i find the length of a projection of a vecor A=3x+y+2z on the xy plane? and how do i find the unit vecotr in the xy plane that is perpendiculer to vector A?
  57. physics

    How do i find the length of a projection of a vecor A=3x+y+2z on the xy plane? and how do i find the unit vecotr in the xy plane that is perpendiculer to vector A?
  58. physics

    A racing car reaches a speed of 40 m/s. At this instant, it begins a uniform negative acceleration, using a parachute and a braking system, and comes to rest 5.0 s later. (a) Determine the acceleration of the car. (b) How far does the car travel after
  59. Physics

    A 45 kg trunk is pushed 7.8 m at constant speed up a 30° incline by a constant horizontal force. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the trunk and the incline is 0.23. a)Calculate the work done by the applied horizontal force. b)Calculate the work
  60. Physics

    An object starts from rest an under a constant acceleration has traveled a displacement of 30.5 meters when it reaches a certain final velocity. The same object starts from rest, but has an acceleration which is a factor of 3.3 times smaller than the
  61. Physics

    A 15 kg box is given an initial push so that it slides across the floor & comes to a stop. If the coefficient of friction is .30, A) Find the Ffr Fg=mg=Fg=15(9.8)=147N Ffr=mu(Fn)- Ffr=.3*147N=44.1N B)Find the acceleration. Hint: what is the net force as
  62. Physics

    A 16 kg box slides across the floor with an initial velocity of +7.8 m/s. It comes to a stop after sliding +14.6 m. How much friction was present?
  63. physics

    A 15 kg box slides across the floor with an initial velocity of +7.6 m/s. It comes to a stop after sliding +14.8 m. How much friction was present?
  64. Physics

    A box of mass 1.50 kg is given an initial velocity of 12.5 m/s up an inclined ramp that makes an angle of 25.0o with the ground, which is horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the ramp is 0.240. How long does the box slide up
  65. Physics

    A box of mass 1.50 kg is given an initial velocity of 12.5 m/s up an inclined ramp that makes an angle of 25.0o with the ground, which is horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the ramp is 0.240. How long does the box slide up
  66. Chemistry

    Which of the statements correctly describes the main reason why the long-term storage of high-level nuclear waste is considered to be high-risk? A. High-level nuclear waste generates a lot of heat and poses a threat to life while it remains at high
  67. math

    If the O scale (model train question) is 1/48 the acutal length. An O-scale locomotive is 1.05ft long. How long is the actual locomotive?
  68. Physics

    At t = 0, a 785 g mass at rest on the end of a horizontal spring (k = 125 N/m) is struck by a hammer, which gives the mass an initial speed of 2.70 m/s. (a) Determine the period of the motion. T= .4979201367s Determine the frequency of the motion. f=
  69. Physics

    Consider two vectors F~1 with magnitude 69 N inclined at 177◦ and F~2 with magnitude 58 N inclined at 286◦, measured from the positive x axis with counterclockwise positive. What is the magnitude of the resultant vector F~1 + F~2 ? Draw the
  70. Linear Programming

    I really really need help with this question, i've tried it different ways and end up confusing myself more. It's a multi schedule question and my biggest block is coming up with the objective function. HELP!!! The Homespun Company produces an air
  71. physics

    What is the minimum work in joules needed to push a 1210 kg car 54.0 m up a 12.5 degree incline? (Ignore friction.)
  72. Physics

    What is the minimum work in joules needed to push a 1460 kg car 14.0 m up a 12.5 degree incline? (Ignore friction.)
  73. Physics

    What is the minimum work in joules needed to push a 1840 kg car 14.0 m up a 12.5 degree incline? (Ignore friction.)
  74. Physics

    A box is given a push up a 26.0° incline. When it reaches the bottom again it is only going 0.51 its original speed. Find the coefficient of kinetic friction.
  75. physics

    A stone is dropped from a cliff 100 ft. high. Disregarding friction; a. how long does it take the stone to hit the ground? b. With what speed and direction does it strike the ground?
  76. physics

    a stone is dropped from a cliff 100 ft high .disregarding friction; a.how long does it take the stone to hit the ground b.With what speed and direction does it strike the ground?
  77. PHYSICS

    AN OBJECT 5.0 HIGH IS PLACED 35CM FROM CONCAVE MIRROR OF FOCAL LENGTH 15CM BY DRAWING A RAY DIAGRAM.DETERMINE THE POSITION,SIZE AND NATURE OF IMAGE
  78. Physics

    A 10 kg monkey wishes to climb a 7.15-meter high vine. The vine will break if the tension exceeds 110 N. The monkey starts from rest and exerts a constant force on the rope as he pulls himself upward. What is the shortest amount of time in which the monkey
  79. Maths,Physics,life science,geography,

    An airplane lands with a velocity of 100 m.s. The maximum rate at which it can slow down is 5,0 m.s 1. What is the minimum time needed to come to rest, starting from when it first touches the ground? 2. Can this plane safely land at a small airport where
  80. Physics

    Two masses are connected by a string as shown in the figure. Mass = 3.4 rests on a frictionless inclined plane, while = 5.5 is initially held at a height of = 0.90 above the floor.
  81. Physics-1

    A child sleds down a snow covered hill with a uniform acceleration. The slope of the hill is 38.5 m long. If the child starts at rest and reaches the bottom of the hill in 5.5 s, what is the child's final speed?
  82. Physics

    Can anyone explain this to me, it was on my exam and i don't get it ; A 14.0 kg crate is pulled up a rough incline with an initial speed of 1.6 m/s. The pulling force is 131.0 N parallel to the incline, which makes an angle of 12.3 ◦ with the
  83. inter Algebra

    Pick a car and find its top speed. Assuming that your chosen car reaches its top speed at the top of a ramp, leaving the ramp vertically 20 feet about the ground: 1.) When will the car land back on the ground? 2.) When would the car be traveling the
  84. english II

    How is the -ing form used in the following sentence? To get in shape for that marathon, Shelby started running around the block a few times each morning. participial phrase as an adjective participial phrase as a noun participle as an adjective participle
  85. keybording and word processing

    7. The main difference between block letter style and modified block letter style is/are the A. left and right margin settings. B. punctuation style. C. position of the date and closing lines. D. line spacing. 8. What word processing feature protects
  86. physics

    You have a mass of 71 kg and are on a 51-degree slope hanging on to a cord with a breaking strength of 165 newtons. What must be the coefficient of static friction to 2 decimal places between you and the surface for you to be saved from the fire? In the
  87. Physics

    A small box is held in place against a rough vertical wall by someone pushing on it with a force directed upward at 25o above the horizontal. The coefficients of static friction and kinetic friction between the box and wall are 0.21 and 0.51, respectively.
  88. Physics

    A 298.0 kg block of ice at 0 C is placed in a large lake. The temperature of the lake is just slightly higher than 0 C, and the ice melts. What is the entropy change of the ice (in kJ/K)? What is the entropy change of the lake (in kJ/K)? What is the
  89. physics

    A ball is thrown upward from the ground with an initial speed of 26.2 m/s; at the same instant a ball is dropped from rest from a building 14 m high. After how long will the balls be at the same height?
  90. physics

    A ball is thrown upward from the ground with an initial speed of 25 m/s; at the same instant, a ball is dropped from rest from a building 15 m high. After how long will the balls be at the same height?
  91. Physics

    A ball is thrown upward from the ground with an initial speed of 25 m/s; at the same instant, a ball is dropped from rest from a building 15 m high. After how long will the balls be at the same height?
  92. PHYSICS

    A BALL IS PROJECTED VERTICALLY UPWARD FROM THE TOP OF A TOWER 60MITRE HIGH WITH A VELOCITY OF 30MITRE PER SECONDS.WHAT IS THE MAXIMUM HEIGHT ABOVE THE GROUND LEVEL?HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO REACH THE GROUND?
  93. physics

    An object falls from the top of the school, which is 6.06m high. Assume air resistance can be ignored and the acceleration is 9.8m/s^2 If the object was dropped( not thrown) , what is its speed after 0.333s How long does it take to hit the ground
  94. physic

    If the energy used to heat up a block of 2kg of copper is 115.8 kJ, what is the temperature it was heated to if the starting temperature was 100oC and the specific heat capacity is 386 J/kgK. temperature needed = energy/ mass x specific heat capacity
  95. Physics

    A 75.0 kg object is on an incline of 30 degrees horizontally. I have to calculate several things from this, and I need help with some of them. I have to find the following: 1. Static coefficient of friction 2. Kinetic coefficient of friction 3.
  96. Last physics question for the night

    A 18000kg airplane lands with a speed of 77 m/s on a stationary aircraft carrier deck that is 115 m long. Find the work done by nonconservative forces in stopping the plane. How do i do this?
  97. 1Physics

    One end of a spring is attached to the ceiling. The unstretched length of the spring is 10.0 cm. A 2.0 kg mass is hung from the other end of the spring. It is slowly lowered until it comes to rest. At this point the spring is 15 cm long. (a) What is the
  98. Physics

    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 a mass much
  99. physics

    A 61.7 kg person jumps from rest off a 2.98 m-high tower straight down into the water. Neglect air resistance during the descent. She comes to rest 1.19 m under the surface of the water. Determine the magnitude of the average force that the water exerts on
  100. physics

    In a cargo plane, the center of gravity must be between the front and rear landing gears in order to maintain a torque equilibrium. The front landing gears help counteract the torque provided by the rear landing gears in this case. A jet transport has a