# The speed (v) of an ocean wave depends on its wavelength ë (measured in meters) and the gravitational field strength g (measured in m/s62) according to the formula v = Këˣgʸ where K is a dimensionless constant. Find the value

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1. ## physics

A softball (350g) is thrown with an initial speed of 23 m/s straight upward. What is the maximum potential energy the softball can have?

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2. ## physics

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

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3. ## Physics

A moving object has a kinetic energy of 146 J and a momentum of 23.4 kg·m/s. a) Find the speed of the object. Answer in units of m/s.

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4. ## math

Ms. Kolawaski rides her exercise bike at an average speed of 12 miles per hour. How many minutes does it take her to ride 16 miles?

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5. ## physics

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

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6. ## physics

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

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7. ## physics

A car moving at 10m/s when it begins to be accelerated at 2.5m/s^2. (a)How long does the car take to reach a speed of 25m/s? (b) How far does it go during this period

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8. ## Physics

A frisbee is thrown horizontally with a speed of 12 m/s. If the frisbee moves a horizontal distance of 15 m, how long will it stay in the air?

9. ## physics

If a woman lifts a 16.2 kg bucket from a well and does 6.33 kJ of work, how deep is the well? Assume that the speed of the bucket remains constant as it is lifted.

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10. ## physics

A 1,000.0 Kg car with a speed of 90.0km/h brakes to stop. How many cal of heat are generated by the brakes as a result?

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11. ## science-reasoning

light travells in a straight line at a constant speed of 300,000 km/sec. what is the light's acceleration?

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12. ## physics

3.54 x 10^2 J of work is done to speed up a 1.22 x 10^2 kg log rolling along the ground. If the log was originlly moving at 2.3 m/s, determine how fast it ends up going.

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13. ## physics

A rocket is launched with a speed of 282 m/s at an angle of 41.2 degrees above the horizontal. How far does the rocket travel before it hits the ground?

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14. ## Physics

If a ball has an initial speed of 26.6 m/s and is launched at an angle of 63.2 degrees above the horizontal, what is the tallest obstacle that the ball can clear?

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15. ## physics

The boy on the tower of height h = 20 m in the figure below throws a ball a distance of x = 52 m, as shown. At what speed, in m/s, is the ball thrown?

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16. ## physics

If a ball has an initial speed of 26.9 m/s and is launched at an angle of 63.2 degrees above the horizontal, what is the tallest obstacle that the ball can clear?

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17. ## Physics

What are the direction and magnitude of your total displacement if you have traveled due west with a speed of 25.0 m/s for 125 s, then due south at 19.0 m/s for 66.0 s?

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18. ## physics

The length of the B string on a certain guitar is 60.0 cm. It vibrates at a fundamental frequency of 246.0 Hz. What is the speed of the transverse waves on the string?

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19. ## physics

A certain car is capable of accelerating at a uniform rate of 0.83 m/s2 . What is the magnitude of the car’s displacement as it accelerates uniformly from a speed of 80 km/h to one of 92 km/h?

asked by Anonymous on September 25, 2015
20. ## physics

A certain car is capable of accelerating at a uniform rate of 0.83 m/s2 . What is the magnitude of the car’s displacement as it accelerates uniformly from a speed of 80 km/h to one of 92 km/h?

asked by Anonymous on September 25, 2015
21. ## Physics

A rocket blasts off from rest and attains a speed of 30.4 m/s in 10.3 s. An astronaut has a mass of 60.1 kg. What is the astronaut's apparent weight during takeoff?

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22. ## physics

If the mass of a cart full of groceries decreases to half and, at the same time, its speed doubles, the momentum of the cart?

asked by Anonymous on November 5, 2010

If a woman lifts a 19.3 kg bucket from a well and does 6.10 kJ of work, how deep is the well? Assume that the speed of the bucket remains constant as it is lifted

asked by Megan on February 7, 2011
24. ## physics

blood is pumped from the heart at a rate of 5.0l/min into the aorta (radius 1.0cm)determinethethe speed of the blood

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25. ## Physics

A rock is dropped from a high bridge. At the end of 3sec of free fall. The speed of rock is, in centimeters per second

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26. ## physics

a balloon is moving upwards with speed of 5m per second .when it is at height 98 m.a packet dropped from it .what velocity of packet when it strikes the ground

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27. ## physics

A rocket blasts off from rest and attains a speed of 59.4 m/s in 14.1 s. An astronaut has a mass of 66.7 kg. What is the astronaut's apparent weight during takeoff?

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28. ## Chemistry #27

If He(g) has an average kinetic energy of 4410 J/mol under certain conditions, what is the root mean square speed of O2(g) molecules under the same conditions?

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29. ## physics

An aircraft in a straight line with a constant speed of 450km.h ,What is the magnitude of the resultant force acting on the aircraft?

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30. ## Physics

A student rides his skateboard for 10 minutes and travels 1.2 miles. What is the average speed of the skateboarder in miles/minute?

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31. ## Physics

A box is given a push so that it slides across the floor. How far will it go, given that the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.25 and the push imparts an initial speed of 6.0m/s?

asked by Whitney on September 25, 2014
32. ## Physics

A truck travels up a hill. With a 6.5 incline the truck has a constant speed of 17 m/s what is the horizontal component of the trucks velocity

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33. ## math

moe ran 3/4 a mile in 15 minutes.if he runs at the same constant rate of speed how long will it take him to run one mile

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34. ## Physics

A car with 60 cm diameter tires is traveling at a constant speed of 100 km/hr. What is the angular velocity of the tires in rad/s?

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35. ## physics

A soccer ball rolling across a field with an acceleration of -0.5m/s/s rolls 12.5 m and then comes to a stop after 8 seconds. What was the ball's initial speed?

36. ## Physics

A rocket blasts off from rest and attains a speed of 42.2 m/s in 10.9 s. An astronaut has a mass of 63.8 kg. What is the astronaut's apparent weight during takeoff?

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37. ## scottsdale CC

A car travels around a curve at a constant speed of 80.0 km/h. What is the car’s instantaneous velocity at an instant when it is headed west

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38. ## chemistry

If He(g) has an average kinetic energy of 7590 J/mol under certain conditions, what is the root mean square speed of F2(g) molecules under the same conditions?

asked by A on September 28, 2014
39. ## Physics

Work is done on an object of mass 2kg to increase its kenetic energy to 18J. Calculate the speed of the object.

asked by Anonymous on February 17, 2013
40. ## Physics

A Frisbee is thrown horizontally with a speed of 12 m/s. If the Frisbee moves a horizontal distance of 15 m, how long will it stay in the air?

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41. ## Math (unit rates)

A school bus traveled at an average speed of 35 miles per hour for 45 minutes. What distance did the bus travel?

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42. ## Physics

The speedometer of your car shows that you are traveling at a constant speed of 35 m/s. Is it possible that your car is accelerating? yes no If so, explain how this could happen. see the above post.

asked by Mary on March 20, 2007
43. ## physics

19. In Figure 10-1, if the force exerted on a 3.0-kg backpack that is initally at rest is 20.0 N and the distance it acts over is 0.25 m, what is the final speed of the backpack?

asked by w on November 15, 2011
44. ## physics

A rocket blasts off from rest and attains a speed of 59.4 m/s in 14.1 s. An astronaut has a mass of 66.7 kg. What is the astronaut's apparent weight during takeoff?

asked by S on September 28, 2014
45. ## chemistry

If He(g) has an average kinetic energy of 7590 J/mol under certain conditions, what is the root mean square speed of F2(g) molecules under the same conditions?

asked by B on September 28, 2014
46. ## Physics

A car with 60 cm diameter tires is traveling at a constant speed of 100 km/hr. What is the angular velocity of the tires in rad/s?

asked by Bryan on November 14, 2012
47. ## Nautical

With a steady wind blowing at 15Kn blowing over the sea is it possible to determine the speed the waves are travelling? Thanks Mike

asked by Mike on November 23, 2007
48. ## Physics

The escape speed from a planet of mass 2.5×10^24 is 7.0 km/s.What is the planet's radius? Iam using the formula v=sqr(2GM/r) v=7 G=6.67*10^-11 M=2.5*10^24 r=? I get 6.8*10^12 Where did I go wrong?

asked by James on March 30, 2009
49. ## physics

A box is given a push so that it slides across the floor. How far will it go, given that the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.17 and the push imparts an initial speed of 4.3 m/s?

asked by Kyle on December 3, 2009
50. ## physics

A box is given a push so that it slides across the floor. How far will it go, given that the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.17 and the push imparts an initial speed of 4.3 m/s?

asked by Kyle on December 3, 2009
51. ## Physics

The escape speed from a planet of mass 2.5×10^24 is 7.0 km/s.What is the planet's radius? Iam using the formula v=sqr(2GM/r) v=7 G=6.67*10^-11 M=2.5*10^24 r=? I get 6.8*10^12 Where did I go wrong?

asked by James on March 29, 2009
52. ## physics

A ball is thrown straight upwards at a speed of 32.3 m/s and from a height of 1.5 m above the ground. How fast is it traveling when it hits the ground? (m/s)

asked by selvi on September 29, 2012
53. ## physics

You throw a ball downward from a window at a speed of 2.0m/s. The ball accelerates at 9.8m/s^2. How fast is it moving when it hits the sidewalk 2.5m below?

asked by Skylar on November 18, 2012
54. ## Physics

What is the impact speed when a car moving at 95km/h bumps into the rear of another car traveling in the same direction at 93km/h?

asked by Sarah on October 12, 2011
55. ## Science

A rollercoaster will be going at a speed of 36 m/s through a loop. To make sure the riders don't experience acceleration greater than 20 m/s2, what should be the radius of the loop?

asked by Jocelyn on November 15, 2010

I tried all the formulas i know but i cannot answer it I really need your help in this question.. A projectile was launched 64° above the horizontal, attaining a height of 10 m. What is the projectile's initial speed?

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57. ## Physics

An object is thrown upwards from a height of 50.0m at an initial speed of 19.6m/s. Determine how long will it take for the object to reach the ground.

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58. ## Mathse

Balloon rising 4m/s, wind blow horizontal at speed of 4.5m/s find the velocity of balloon relative to the ground?

asked by Meseret on May 23, 2017

A box is given a push so that it slides across the floor. How far will it go, given that the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.24 and the push imparts an initial speed of 4.2 m/s?

asked by Cameron on November 14, 2010
60. ## physics

The boy on the tower of height h = 18 m in the figure below throws a ball a distance of x = 62 m, as shown. At what speed, in m/s, is the ball thrown?

asked by Sanda on February 3, 2012
61. ## Math

A plane will normally cover 52 km in 12 min in still air. On one trip she flew with the wind for 2.5 hr. returning, she still had 100 km to go after 3.5 hr. what was the wind speed?

asked by Kay on November 19, 2012
62. ## Physics acceleration

A car accelerates uniformly from rest to a speed of 91.4 mi/h in 7.68 s. Find the constant acceleration of the car. Answer in units of m/s

asked by Jackie on October 1, 2015
63. ## physical science

a yo-yo is swung in a vertical circle in such a way that its total energy KE+ Pe is constant. At what point in the circle is the speed a maximum? minimum? why?

asked by Brian on November 6, 2011
64. ## Science

a pendulum bob has by passing through its lowest position. what is its speed when make angle of 60 with the vertical the length of the pendulum is 0.5 .

asked by Ankit on February 7, 2017
65. ## physics

a boy throws a ball from the top of a tower with velocity 20 m/s in horizontal direction. The speed of the ball after 2 seconds is?

asked by Anonymous on February 8, 2013
66. ## physics

A 1.92 kg cart and a 3.7 kg cart both slide toward each other at 1.34 m/s on an air track. They collide and stick. The combined mass moves at what speed in m/s

asked by Anonymous on February 6, 2012
67. ## Physics

at what speed (in unit of "c") will an object's kinetic energy be 40% of its rest energy?

asked by ann on May 10, 2009
68. ## chemistry

The speed of light is 3.00 times 10^8~m/s. How fast is this in miles per hour (miles/h)?

asked by Mely on September 4, 2010
69. ## Science

The speed of light in a plastic material is 1.4 x 10^8. What is the index of refraction of the material?

asked by Jerome on January 18, 2016
70. ## physical science

speed decreases as distance decreases for the same time true or false

asked by donna on June 5, 2012
71. ## Physics

If the two protons and the are all at rest after the collision, find the initial speed of the protons.

asked by Caleb on April 15, 2012
72. ## Math

A bullet reaches a speed of 900 ft per sec in .2 sec. What is its acceleration.

asked by Kory on May 14, 2013
73. ## Physics

During the first 50 s a truck traveled at constant speed of 25 m/s. Find the distance that it traveled.

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74. ## NSCI 110

a car that was initially moving at 25 m/s is accerlerated at 4.0 m/s^2 for 5.0 s. the final speed of the car is?

asked by ebony on October 7, 2012

a snail travels about 0.13 cm in one minutes.how far would it travel in 7 minutes if it keeps up the same speed?About how long would it take to go 3 m?

asked by Martha on June 6, 2016
76. ## Physics - grade 11

The speed of light of a plastic is 1.4x10^8. What is the index of refraction in the plastic?

asked by crystal on February 24, 2012
77. ## physics

a 40 kg high jumper leaves the ground with a speed of 6m/s. how high can he jump ?

asked by Bobby on January 20, 2013
78. ## physics

The index of refraction of a certain type of glass is 1.58 what is the speed of light in the glass ?

asked by amy on December 5, 2012
79. ## Physics

If a ball has an initial downward speed of 24 m/s, how far does the ball drop during the 4 s to 5 s interval?

asked by Brooke on September 23, 2012
80. ## Physics

A 1200.0-kg car speeds up from 16.0 m/s to 20.0 m/s. How much work was done on the car to increase its speed?

asked by Sara on March 5, 2013
81. ## math

if someone walks 5km in 21 minutes and then 4 km in 39 minutes then whats his average speed

asked by j on March 12, 2014
82. ## physics

a ball rolls off the edge of a horizontal at 10m/s, what is the speed of the ball 2s later?

asked by ann on January 17, 2016
83. ## Physics

Give an example of an object that moves with constant acceleration and constant speed.

asked by Anonymous on June 11, 2012
84. ## Math

What is the speed of a walking person in m/s if the person travels 1000m in 20 minutes.

asked by Kelley on April 16, 2013
85. ## Physics

an object moves from the position (1,3,-5) to the position (-1,4,8) during time 8 s. what is the average speed?

asked by Jasalle on March 1, 2011
86. ## speed

a train approaching a crossing changes speed from 25 m/s to 10 m/s in 240 s. How can the train's acceleration be described?

asked by Anonymous on January 30, 2014
87. ## physics 2

find the speed of proton 0.08m,mass of proton is 1.67x10^-27 kg

asked by arcy on July 16, 2014
88. ## Math

A train travels 75 feet in 1/13 second. At the same speed, how many feet will it travel in 5 1/2 seconds?

asked by Yoana on July 17, 2012
89. ## Physics

A 22 cm diameter bowling ball has a terminal speed of 85 m/s. What is the ball's mass?

asked by Kara on June 11, 2010
90. ## science

calculate the distance an object travels if its speed is 60km/h and it travels for 6h

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91. ## physics

A snail moved 0.14 m between two cabbages in 3.0 minutes. The average speed of the snail is

asked by l on July 31, 2014

5. Acceleration is a change in position and speed. True or false I think False

asked by Anonymous on March 31, 2013
93. ## Math

A train travels 70 feet in 1/10 second. At this same speed, how many feet will it travel in 3 1/2 seconds?

asked by Suzanne on May 3, 2015
94. ## science

what is the speed needed to launch a space crop in outer space?

asked by Anonymous on November 4, 2009
95. ## Chemistry

An electron has a speed of 500m/s with uncertainty of 0.02% what is the uncertainty indicating it's position?

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96. ## science

how many kinds of different kinds of measurements would you need to make in order to calculate the speed of something????

asked by nathaniel on January 6, 2011
97. ## Physics (HELP)

If light travels through a medium at a speed of 2.2 x 10^8 m/s, what is the index of refraction of the medium? 1.33 1.36 1.46 1.51

asked by Anonymous on April 5, 2018
98. ## Physics

If a ball has an initial downward speed of 24 m/s, how far does the ball drop during the 4 s to 5 s interval

asked by Savannah on September 23, 2012
99. ## Physics

an object falls from a 3m height what is the speed of the object just before it touches the ground?

asked by Kat on April 6, 2015
100. ## Science

A rock with a mass of 0.3 kg has a kinetic energy of 43.2 j when thrown. What was the speed at which it was thrown?

asked by Nick on October 14, 2013