1. Pre-Ap Physics

    To win the game, a place kicker must kick a football from a point 17 m (18.5912 yd) from the goal, and the ball must clear the crossbar, which is 3.05 m high. When kicked, the ball leaves the ground with a speed of 15 m/s at an angle of 58.9 ◦ from the

    asked by Maria on September 24, 2012
  2. Physics

    An amusement ride consists of a large horizontal circular platform turning at 12 rpm. People attempt to sit on this platform without slipping toward the outer edge. The coefficient of static friction is 0.15. Determine the distance from the center of the

    asked by Tim on November 30, 2010
  3. Pre-Ap Physics

    To win the game, a place kicker must kick a football from a point 17 m (18.5912 yd) from the goal, and the ball must clear the crossbar, which is 3.05 m high. When kicked, the ball leaves the ground with a speed of 15 m/s at an angle of 58.9 ◦ from the

    asked by Maria on September 24, 2012
  4. Physics

    The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between a 476 N crate and the ware house floor are 0.615 abd 0.420, repectively. A worker gradually increases his horizontal push against this crate utnil it just begins to move and from them on maintains

    asked by Sarah on June 11, 2009
  5. Physics Energy and Work Done

    A 390-N child is in a swing that is attached to a pair of ropes 1.9 m long. Find the gravitational potential energy (in JOULES) of the child–Earth system relative to the child's lowest position at the following times. A) when the ropes are horizontal B)

    asked by Mofied on November 1, 2011
  6. physics

    While a roofer is working on a roof that slants 36 degrees above the horizontal, he accidentally nudges his 85.0 N toolbox, causing it to start sliding downward, starting from rest. If it starts 4.25m from the lower edge of the roof, how fast will the

    asked by steve on October 21, 2009
  7. Physics

    To win the game, a place kicker must kick a football from a point 20 m (21.872 yd) from the goal, amd the ball must clear the crossbar, which is 3.05 m high, When kicked, the ball leaves the ground with a speed of 16 m/s at an angle of 58.1 degrees from

    asked by Tina on November 2, 2011
  8. Physis Home work

    Two 0.85Mtrs -long pendulums hang side by side. The masses of the pendulum bobs are 50g and 70g . The lighter bob is pulled aside until its string is horizontal and is then released from rest. It swings down and collides elastically with the other bob at

    asked by Don on November 1, 2011
  9. Physics

    A canoe has a velocity of 0.480m/s southeast relative to the earth. The canoe is on a river that is flowing at 0.510m/s east relative to the earth. Find the magnitude of the velocity (V(C/R)) of the canoe relative to the river. Also, find the direction of

    asked by Rebecca on February 23, 2014
  10. physics

    A firecracker explodes, sending pieces of equal mass in three directions as shown in the diagram. Angle θ is 14 degrees, and angle ϕ is 30 degrees. Assume that the firecracker is initially at rest, and take upward and rightward as the positive

    asked by Anonymous on July 4, 2014
  11. physics

    A lighthouse that rises h1 = 47.0 ft above the surface of the water sits on a rocky cliff that extends d = 17.4 ft from its base, as shown in the figure below. A sailor on the deck of a ship sights the top of the lighthouse at an angle of theta = 29.3

    asked by Sam on January 25, 2014
  12. CollegeCalc

    a parabola has a focus of (-3,4) and a directrix with equation: 3x-4y-25. Since the distance from the focus to a point (x,y) on the parabola is : squareroot (x+3)^2 +(7-4)^2 and is equal to the distance from the point (x.y) to the line which is 16x^2 +

    asked by Jake on November 16, 2009
  13. Physics-can someone please check this

    John is fired horizontally from a cannon with the speed of 24.5 m/s. In 3.0 seconds he strikes the earth down range. A net will be located on the ground to catch him. a) what is his initial position above the ground? b) What is the horizontal range to put

    asked by Presly on June 8, 2014
  14. physics

    You exert a force of a known magnitude F on a grocery cart of total mass m. The force you exert on the cart points at an angle θ below the horizontal. If the cart starts at rest, determine an expression for the speed of the cart after it travels a

    asked by Anonymous on October 15, 2014
  15. physics

    A mass 5kg is whirled in a horizontal circle @ 1 end of a string 50cm long,the other end being fixed. If the string when hanging vertically will just support a load of 200kg mass without breaking,find the maximum whirling speed in revolution per second and

    asked by Fate on May 8, 2011
  16. AP Physics 1

    You exert a force of a known magnitude F on a grocery cart of total mass m. The force you exert on the cart points at an angle θ below the horizontal. If the cart starts at rest, determine an expression for the speed of the cart after it travels a

    asked by Max Pat on September 29, 2016
  17. Precalculus

    A discus is thrown from a height of 3 feet with an initial velocity of 55 ft/s at an angle of 44° with the horizontal. How long will it take for the discus to reach the ground? I started off with 55cos(44)=40 then I made an equation 40t-16(t)=2.5 seconds?

    asked by Kate on August 9, 2011
  18. physics

    A 0.5 kg rock is projected from the edge of the top of a building with an initial velocity of 9.66 m/s at an angle of 41 degrees. The building is 10.1 m in height. At what horizontal distance, x, from the base of the building will the rock strike the

    asked by Kimberly on January 3, 2015
  19. Physics

    In an action movie, the heroine is supposed to jump with a motorcycle from the roof of one skyscraper to another one. The roof of the second skyscraper is h=9 meters lower, and the gap between the buildings is d=15 meters wide. Both roofs are horizontal

    asked by Chris on January 27, 2015
  20. Pre-calculus

    Nathaniel pulls a sled along level ground with a force of 30 newtons on the rope attached to the sled. If the rope makes an angle of 20 degrees with the ground when it is pulled taught, find the horizontal and vertical components of the force. Round to the

    asked by Lucy on October 19, 2008
  21. maths

    use an iterated integral to find area of region bounded by graphs sin(x) and cos(x) between x=pi/4 and x=5*pi/4 but using HORIZONTAL strips.(i.e dxdy is order of integration for the double integral). it has been suggested by a textbook that this is a

    asked by arron hamilton on August 13, 2010
  22. physics

    A baseball is hit into the air at an initial speed of 35.5m/s at an angle of 49.9 degrees above the horizontal. At the same time the center fielder starts running away from the batter and catches the ball 0.877m above the level at which it was hit. If the

    asked by steve on September 12, 2008
  23. Physics

    Suppose that a 200g mass (0.20kg) is oscillating at the end of a spring upon a horizontal surface that is essentially friction-free. The spring can be both stretched and compressed and have a spring constant of 240N/m. It was originally stretched a

    asked by Thomas on March 13, 2012
  24. physics- help please

    A large 62.0 kg board is propped at a 44 degree angle against the edge of a barn door that is 3.1m wide.How great a horizontal force must a person behind the door exert (at the edge) in order to open it? Assume that there is negligible friction between the

    asked by emmie on May 15, 2012
  25. Physics

    I need help setting up this problem. A tennis player serves a tennis ball such that it is moving horizontally when it leaves the racquet. When the ball travels a horizontal distance of 19 m, it has dropped 58 cm from its original height when it left the

    asked by Edward on September 30, 2014
  26. Physics Repost

    I need help setting up this problem. A tennis player serves a tennis ball such that it is moving horizontally when it leaves the racquet. When the ball travels a horizontal distance of 19 m, it has dropped 58 cm from its original height when it left the

    asked by Edward on September 30, 2014
  27. Physics

    I need help setting up this problem. A tennis player serves a tennis ball such that it is moving horizontally when it leaves the racquet. When the ball travels a horizontal distance of 19 m, it has dropped 58 cm from its original height when it left the

    asked by Edward on September 30, 2014
  28. trigo

    A submarine at the surface of the ocean makes an emergency dive, its path making an angle of 21deg with the surface. a. If it goes for 300 meters along its download path, how deep will it be? What horizontal distance is it from its starting point? b. How

    asked by trigofunctions on August 3, 2010
  29. College Physics

    A large 61.0 kg board is propped at a 45 degree angle against the edge of a barn door 2.9m wide. How great a horizontal force must a person behind the door exert (at the edge) in order to open it? Assume that there is negligible friction between the door

    asked by Andrew on April 20, 2013
  30. PHYSICS!!!

    A long wire carrying a 5.0 A current perpendicular to the xy-plane intersects the x-axis at x = -2.0 cm. A second, parallel wire carrying a 2.5 A current intersects the x-axis at x = 2.0 cm. PART A At what point on the x-axis is the magnetic field zero if

    asked by OLLIJURT on March 31, 2010
  31. physic

    A long wire carrying a 6.0 A current perpendicular to the xy-plane intersects the x-axis at x=−2.0cm. A second, parallel wire carrying a 2.0 A current intersects the x-axis at x=+2.0cm. At what point on the x-axis is the magnetic field zero if the

    asked by Anonymous on November 14, 2016
  32. AP Physics C

    as she pick up her riders a bus driver traverses four successive displacements represented by the expression (-6.30 b)i-(4.00 b cos 40)i-(4.00 sin 40)j+(3.00 b cos 50)i-(3.00 b sin 50)j-(5.00 b)j here b represents one city block,a convenient unit of

    asked by Melly on September 7, 2014
  33. physics

    A special electronic sensor is embedded in the seat of a car that takes riders around a circular loop-the-loop at an amusement park. The sensor measures the magnitude of the normal force that the seat exerts on a rider. The loop-the-loop ride is in the

    asked by heather on February 23, 2011
  34. Physics

    A 0.5 kg air-track car is attached to the end of a horizontal spring of constant k = 20 N/m. The car is displaced 15 cm from its equilibrium point and released. a) What is the car's maximum speed? b) What is the car's maximum acceleration? c) What is the

    asked by Anonymous on December 2, 2016
  35. Sci: Physics

    A tin can is filled with water to a depth of 37 cm. A hole 11 cm above the bottom of the can produces a stream of water that is directed at an angle of 32 degrees above the horizontal. Find the range of this stream of water. x=? Find the maximum height of

    asked by Adam Walsh on March 29, 2013
  36. physical science

    A 8.kg box is sliding across the horizontal floor of an elevator the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the floor is 0.310. Determine the kinetic frictional force that acts on the box when the elevator is accelerating downward with an

    asked by annonimous on August 26, 2015
  37. Need help fast on calc

    original curve: 2y^3+6(x^2)y-12x^2+6y=1 dy/dx=(4x-2xy)/(x^2+y^2+1) a) write an equation of each horizontal tangent line to the curve b) the line through the origin with the slope .1 is tangent to the curve at P. Find x and y of point P. -when plugging y as

    asked by Craig on November 12, 2008
  38. Physics

    A 0.30 kg mass is attached to a spring with a spring constant 170 N/m so that the mass is allowed to move on a horizontal frictionless surface. The mass is released from rest when the spring is compressed 0.15 m. (a) Find the force on the mass. N (b) Find

    asked by roro on October 21, 2012
  39. Science

    A tin can is filled with water to a depth of 37 cm. A hole 11 cm above the bottom of the can produces a stream of water that is directed at an angle of 32 degrees above the horizontal. Find the range of this stream of water. x=? Find the maximum height of

    asked by Adam Walsh on March 29, 2013
  40. physics

    a girl pulls a wagon along a level path for a distance of 15.0 m. the handle of the wagon makes an angle of 20.0 degrees with the horizontal, the girl exerts a force of 35.0 N on the handle. Friction provides a force of 24.0 N. Find the net work done on

    asked by lalaglaze on October 19, 2009
  41. Physics

    A ball rolls along a horizontal frictionless surface without slipping toward and incline.  The ball moves up the incline a certain distance before reversing direction and moving back down the incline.  In which of the following situations does the ball

    asked by John on March 19, 2011
  42. physics

    Three equal positive point charges q are at the corners of an equilateral triangle with sides of length a. What is the magnitude and direction of the electric field at one corner of the triangle due to two charges placed on another two corners of the

    asked by THOMAS123 on January 12, 2016
  43. Maths

    A stone is thrown up at an angle of 30degrees to the horizontal with a speed of 20metres per second from the edge of a cliff 15m above sea level, so that the stone lands in the sea. Find how long the stone is in the air and how far from the base of the

    asked by Viviana on November 22, 2015
  44. Physics

    A car is traveling around a horizontal circular track with radius r = 240 m at a constant speed v = 25 m/s as shown. The angle èA = 34° above the x axis, and the angle èB = 65° below the x axis. I found the car's acceleration to be 2.6 m/s^2 (a=v^2/r).

    asked by Joy on September 11, 2010
  45. physics

    A girl pulls a toy train with a horizontal force of 10N The tention between the locomotive and the carrdge is 3N the friction on the carrydgers in and the mass of the locomotive and carrydge are 2 kg and 1kg respectively now calculate the acceleration of

    asked by Anonymous on February 2, 2011
  46. physics

    I have put a 100 gram weight ball in a plastic bottle and weight of this bottle is 20 gram .Now I shake this bottle in horizontal direction towards 5 centimeter back and forth with the applying force of 1 newton .So what will be the kinetic energy of this

    asked by vikram on October 22, 2016
  47. Physics

    A football is thrown toward a receiver with an initial speed of 17.5 m/s at an angle of 35.2◦ above the horizontal. At that instant, the receiver is 16.7 m from the quarterback. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s^2 With what constant speed should

    asked by Emily on December 16, 2012
  48. physics

    a fireman 50 m away from a burning building directs a stream of water from a ground-level fire hose at an angle of 30 degrees above the horizontal. If the speed of the stream as it leaves the hose is 40.0 m/s at what height will the stream of water strike

    asked by mb on September 30, 2008
  49. physics

    a child causes a wagon to accelerate by pulling it with a horizontal force. newton's third law says that the wagon exerts an equal and opposite force on the child. how can the wagon accelerate? (hint: draw a free-body diagram for each object.)

    asked by billy on November 2, 2009
  50. Physics

    A 2.0-kilogram laboratory cart is sliding across a horizontal frictionless surface at a constant velocity of 4.0 meters per second east. What will be the cart’s velocity after a 6.0-newton westward force acts on it for 2.0 seconds? (1) 2.0 m/s east (3)

    asked by James on January 3, 2008
  51. physics

    A ball is projected horizontally from the edge of a table that is 1.15 m high, and it strikes the floor at a point 1.70 m from the base of the table. (a) What is the initial speed of the ball? m/s (b) How high is the ball above the floor when its velocity

    asked by Michaela on November 20, 2011
  52. physics

    A ball is projected horizontally from the edge of a table that is 1.15 m high, and it strikes the floor at a point 1.70 m from the base of the table. (a) What is the initial speed of the ball? m/s (b) How high is the ball above the floor when its velocity

    asked by Michaela on November 20, 2011
  53. physics

    A football is thrown toward a receiver with an initial speed of 15.4 m/s at an angle of 38.7 ◦ above the horizontal. At that instant, the receiver is 17.7 m from the quarterback. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . With what constant speed should

    asked by sam on October 3, 2013
  54. physics

    A football is thrown toward a receiver with an initial speed of 15.4 m/s at an angle of 38.7 ◦ above the horizontal. At that instant, the receiver is 17.7 m from the quarterback. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s 2 . With what constant speed should

    asked by sam on October 3, 2013
  55. Physics

    A tin can is filled with water to a depth of 37 cm. A hole 11 cm above the bottom of the can produces a stream of water that is directed at an angle of 32 degrees above the horizontal. Find the range of this stream of water. x=? Find the maximum height of

    asked by Adam Walsh on March 29, 2013
  56. Physics

    An object is moving up an incline which makes an angle of 30 degrees with respect to the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the object and the incline is .222. If the object is originally moving at a speed of 5 m/s up the ramp, how far

    asked by Anonymous on October 4, 2012
  57. Physics

    Water flows into one end of a horizontal, cylindrical pipe at 2.0 m/s. The pipe then narrows until its diameter at the opposite end is only 1/3 of that at the beginning. (a) What is the flow speed at the narrow end of the pipe? (b) What is the pressure

    asked by Alex on April 15, 2017
  58. physics

    A quarterback throws a football toward a receiver with an initial speed of 21 m/s at an angle of 30° above the horizontal. At that instant, the receiver is 12 m from the quarterback. In what direction and with what constant speed should the receiver run

    asked by Elisa on June 2, 2008
  59. Physics

    At some instant, a particle traveling in a horizontal circular path of radius 7.80 m has a total acceleration with a magnitude of 15.0 m/s2 and a constant tangential acceleration of 12.0 m/s2. Determine the speed of the particle at this instant(initial

    asked by Frank on September 12, 2014
  60. physics

    a fireman 50 m away from a burning building directs a stream of water from a ground-level fire hose at an angle of 30 degrees above the horizontal. If the speed of the stream as it leaves the hose is 40.0 m/s at what height will the stream of water strike

    asked by mb on September 30, 2008
  61. physics help

    a fireman D=50 m away from a burning building directs a stream of water from a ground-level fire hose at an angle of 30 degrees above the horizontal. If the speed of the stream as it leaves the hose is 40.0 m/s at what height will the stream of water

    asked by student on October 2, 2011
  62. Physics

    A ball on the end of a string travels in a horizontal circle at a constant speed. The circle has a circumference of 3 m, the ball has a speed of 2 m/s, and the centripetal force is 4 N. How much work is done on the ball each time it goes around? A) zero B)

    asked by Crystal on November 30, 2011
  63. AP PHYSICS

    A 2.30 102 N force is pulling an 80.0 kg refrigerator across a horizontal surface. The force acts at an angle of 21.0° above the surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.200, and the refrigerator moves a distance of 7.00 m. Find the work done by

    asked by Ashley on November 14, 2010
  64. physics

    A 5 000-N weight is held suspended in equilibrium by two cables. Cable 1 applies a horizontal force to the right of the object and has a tension, T1. Cable 2 applies a force upward and to the left at an angle of 37.0° to the negative x axis and has a

    asked by Susan on September 18, 2011
  65. projectile motion

    A home run just clears a fence 105 m from home plate. The fence is 4.00 m higher than the height at which the batter struck the ball, and the ball left the bat at a 31.0° angle above the horizontal. At what speed did the ball leave the bat

    asked by leila on November 14, 2010
  66. physics

    In figure p4.36, m1 = 10kg and m2 = 4.0kg. the coefficient of static friction between m1 and the horizontal surface is 0.50, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.30. (a) if the system is released from rest, what will its acceleration be? (b) if the

    asked by riel on March 21, 2012
  67. Trigonometry

    A pilot flies her plane on a bearing of 35 degrees minutes from point X to point Y, which is 400mi from X. Then she turns and flies on a bearing of 145 degrees to point Z, which is 400 mi from her starting point X. What is the bearing of Z from X, and what

    asked by Bethany on February 6, 2017
  68. Math

    A plane flies from city x to city y against the wind in 8 hours and flies back from city y to city x with the wind in 5 hours. If the speed of the wind is 650 mph, find the wind speed in mph?

    asked by Samiya on January 29, 2017
  69. physics

    In the figure below, a stone is projected at a cliff of height h with an initial speed of 45.0 m/s directed 60.0° above the horizontal. The stone strikes at A, 5.20 s after launching. Find the speed of the stone just before impact at A. Find the maximum

    asked by Nick on September 15, 2009
  70. PHYSICS

    A baseball is thrown with an initial velocity of magnitude v at an angle of 21.8 with respect to the horizontal (x) direction. At the same time, a second ball is thrown with the same initial speed at a different angle A with respect to x. If the two balls

    asked by Renee on February 4, 2011
  71. Physics Help

    A force sensor is used to measure a force applied to a 9.1 kg box on a hard, horizontal surface. It records that the box starts to move when the force is equal to 26.9 N. This force makes the box start to move with an acceleration of 0.2 m/s2. Find mu sub

    asked by Brittney on June 18, 2012
  72. physics

    A particle travels to the right at a constant rate of 6.1 m/s. It suddenly is given a vertical acceleration of 1.8 m/s 2 for 4.5 s. What is its direction of travel after the acceleration with respect to the horizontal? Answer between −180◦ and +180◦

    asked by Sylvia on October 5, 2013
  73. physcis

    In the diagram shown the pulley at frictionless and the cylindrical load weighs 800. A. Determine the tension in the cable. B. Determine the horizontal component of the reaction of the pin A. C. Determine the vertical component of the reaction of the pin

    asked by ali on February 3, 2011
  74. phyiscs

    A 14.5 kg toy car is driving around a horizontal circular track with a period of 8.0 seconds. The radius of the circular track is 1.1 meters. What is the force of friction in Newtons between the car and the track that is necessary for the car to remain on

    asked by zach on May 7, 2018
  75. physics

    two dogs play tug of war with a rope toy that has a mass of 0.50 kg. if one dog pulls on the toy with a force of 140.0 N, and the other dog pulls in the opposite direction with a force of 138.0 N, what is the horizontal acceleration of the toy?

    asked by kristi on November 30, 2011
  76. Physics

    A ball of mass 8.0kg is suspended by two wires from a horizontal arm of 0.8m, which is attached to a vertical shaft. If wire 1 is 0.6m and wire 2 is 1.0m, what is the tension of wire 1 if the vertical shaft is in uniform rotation about its axis such that

    asked by Matt on November 7, 2017
  77. Neptune High

    I am in a class for cosmetology my teacher want me to set up a time line with dates and what was created or accomplished who created it and to describ the prouct or accomplishment what dose a time linr look like and how do you set it up on paper with a

    asked by kamisha on February 26, 2011
  78. physics

    A mass of 300 g is attached to a string that is 1.21 m in length. The mass is whirled in a horizontal circle on a surface and completes 7.00 rotations in a time of 2.71 s. The force of tension in the string is 92.7 N. Determine the force of friction

    asked by myra on April 25, 2012
  79. physics

    A quarterback throws a football toward a receiver with an initial speed of 21 m/s at an angle of 30° above the horizontal. At that instant, the receiver is 12 m from the quarterback. In what direction and with what constant speed should the receiver run

    asked by Elisa on June 2, 2008
  80. physics

    Janet jumps off a high diving platform with a horizontal velocity of 2.89m/s and lands in the water 1.5s later. How high is the platform? The acceleration of gravity is 9.8m/s2 Answer in units of m How far from the base of the platform does she land?

    asked by ihatephysics on December 7, 2011
  81. physics

    A fireman 46.0 m away from a burning building directs a stream of water from a ground-level fire hose at an angle of 30.0° above the horizontal. If the speed of the stream as it leaves the hose is 40.0 m/s, at what height will the stream of water strike

    asked by mel on February 9, 2010
  82. Twelfth Grade Physics

    A ball is kicked toward Ryan with an initial velocity of 21.0 m.s at an angle of 41 degrees above the horizontal. At that instant, Ryan is 51.0m from the kicker. In what direction, and with what constant velocity, should Ryan run in order to catch the ball

    asked by Cooper on September 27, 2007
  83. physics

    A particle travels to the right at a constant rate of 6.5 m/s. It suddenly is given a vertical acceleration of 3.2 m/s2 for 3.9 s. What is its direction of travel after the acceleration with respect to the horizontal? Answer between −180 and +180.

    asked by JRD on June 16, 2011
  84. Physics

    A tin can is filled with water to a depth of 50 cm. A hole 16 cm above the bottom of the can produces a stream of water that is directed at an angle of 35degrees above the horizontal. Find the range of this stream of water. Find the maximum height of this

    asked by Dave on January 26, 2012
  85. physics

    Freshwater (𝜌 = 1,020 kg/m3) is flowing in a horizontal pipe whose cross section widens from 9.0 cm2 to 13.0 cm2. The water speed at the wide section of the pipe is 1.25 m/s. What pressure difference (absolute value) is there between narrow and wide

    asked by Anonymous on March 27, 2016
  86. Physics

    A particle travels to the right at a constant rate of 6.8 m/s. It suddenly is given a vertical acceleration of 1.8 m/s2 for 5 s. What is its direction of travel after the acceleration with respect to the horizontal? Answer between −180◦ and +180◦ and

    asked by Jack on September 18, 2011
  87. Physics

    A sled and rider, gliding over horizontal, frictionless ice at 4.9{\rm m/s} , have a combined mass of 86{\rm kg} . The sled then slides over a rough spot in the ice, slowing down to 2.1{\rm m/s} What impulse was delivered to the sled by the friction force

    asked by Cassie on November 13, 2012
  88. physics

    Freshwater (𝜌 = 1,020 kg/m3) is flowing in a horizontal pipe whose cross section widens from 9.0 cm2 to 13.0 cm2. The water speed at the wide section of the pipe is 1.25 m/s. What pressure difference (absolute value) is there between narrow and wide

    asked by Morgan on March 26, 2016
  89. Trig

    A straight road slopes upward 14 degrees from the horizontal. A vertical telephone pole beside the road casts a shadow of 60 feet down the road. if the angle of elevation of the sun is 55 degrees, what is the height of the telephone pole?

    asked by Keserie on February 17, 2014
  90. Physics

    While sliding horizontal on a frictionless surface at a speed of 30 m/s, a hockey puck of mass 0.16 kg is struck by a hockey stick. After leaving the stick, the puck has a speed of 22 m/s in the opposite direction. The magnitude of the impulse given to the

    asked by Samiboo711 on February 2, 2015
  91. Business Law

    Peter, a farmer, leaves 3 bushels of tomatoes with Keagan, the owner of a grocery store. Peter says “Look these over. If you want them, they’re $3.00 a bushel.” Keagan never gets back with Peter. Keagan runs out of his own tomatoes and begins selling

    asked by IndyGirl on February 21, 2010
  92. Orbital Mechanics

    Some help with this exercise please. If you could give an explanation and not only the answers it would be great!!! Besides the 3-2-1 rotation sequence, another very common sequence in spacecraft applications is the 3-1-3 rotation sequence in which the z

    asked by ntae001 on January 23, 2015
  93. physics

    A beam of negligible mass of length 3 m is suspended by a string attached to a wall such that the angle between beam and string is 30 degree, and the beam is held horizontal with a sky weight. Find the tension in the string? Find the compression force on

    asked by kat on September 20, 2010
  94. physics

    A fireman d = 56.0 m away from a burning building directs a stream of water from a ground-level fire hose at an angle of θi = 24.0° above the horizontal as shown in the figure. If the speed of the stream as it leaves the hose is vi = 40.0 m/s, at what

    asked by mary on February 3, 2016
  95. 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

    asked by EJ on May 14, 2011
  96. Physics/Math

    A sphere of mass 2.7 x 10^-4 kg is suspended from a cord. A steady horizontal breeze pushes the sphere so that the cord makes a constant angle of 41 degrees with the vertical. Find the magnitude of the push provided by the breeze and Find the tension in

    asked by COFFEE on February 18, 2007
  97. Calculus

    Suppose that f(x)=3x^3+3x. Find all critical values of f. Then use interval notation to state when f(x) is increasing and when f(x) is decreasing and to state when f(x) is concave up and concave down. Find the local maxima and local minima. Find all

    asked by Skirby on November 6, 2013
  98. Physics please help!!

    A projectile is fired at 45.0° above the horizontal. Its initial speed is equal to 42.5 m/s. Assume that the free-fall acceleration is constant throughout and that the effects of the air can be ignored. What is the maximum height reached by the

    asked by Julia on February 3, 2013
  99. Physics

    Two 0.33 kg blocks are attached to a 1.62m long string such that the lengths of the three string segments are equal. The ends of the string are attached to the ceiling at points separated by 1m. Each segment is 0.54m long. What is the tension in the

    asked by john on June 16, 2011
  100. Science/physics

    I done the problem and was wondering if my answer is right I got 1.87 and then 12.4 degrees above x axis please help At time t = 0 s, a puck is sliding on a horizontal table with a velocity 4.60 m/s, 32.0° above the +x axis. As the puck slides, a constant

    asked by Kate on September 14, 2014