kassy

Most popular questions and responses by kassy
  1. physics

    Tarzan plans to cross a gorge by swinging in an arc from a hanging vine. If his arms are capable of exerting a force of 1170 N on the rope, what is the maximum speed (in meters/second) he can tolerate at the lowest point of his swing? His mass is 83.0 kg,

    asked on October 10, 2016
  2. physics

    A hiker determines the length of a lake by listening for the echo of her shout reflected by a cliff at the far end of the lake. She hears the echo 2.20 s after shouting. How long (in meters) is the lake?

    asked on December 5, 2016
  3. physics

    A MAN HOLDS A 178 N BALL IN HIS HAND, WITH THE FOREARM HORIZONTAL. HE CAN SUPPORT HE BALL IN THIS POSITION BECAUSE OF THE FLEXOR MUSCLE FORCE, M, WHICH IS APPLIED PERPENDICULAR TO THE FOREARM. THE FOREARM WEIGHS 22 N AND HAS A CENTER GRAVITY. FIND THE

    asked on November 8, 2016
  4. physics

    A tuning fork is set into vibration above a vertical open tube filled with water. The water level is allowed to drop slowly. As it does so, the air in the tube above the water level is heard to resonate with the tuning fork when the distance from the tube

    asked on December 5, 2016
  5. physics

    a golf club strikes a 0.045kg golf ball in order to launch it from the tee. For simplicity,assume that the average net force applied to the ball acts parallel to the ball's motion, has a magnitude of 6800N and in contact with the ball for a distance of

    asked on October 12, 2016
  6. physics

    An atomic nucleus at rest decays radioactively into an alpha particle and a nucleus smaller than the original. What will be the speed of this recoiling nucleus if the speed of the alpha particle is 1.20E+05 m/s? Assume the recoiling nucleus has a mass 56

    asked on October 25, 2016
  7. PHYSICS

    AN AUTOMOBILE TIRE HAS A RADIUS OF 0.330M AND ITS CENTER MOVES FORWARD WITH A LINEAR SPEED OF V= 15.0M/S. a) DETERMINE THE ANGULAR SPEED OF THE WHEEL. B) RELATIVE TO THE AXLE, WHAT IS THE TANGENTIAL SPEED OF A POINT LOCATED 0.175M FROM THE AXLE?

    asked on November 8, 2016
  8. physics

    A pendulum makes 27 vibrations in 36 s. What is its period in seconds?

    asked on November 20, 2016
  9. PHYSICS

    A PERSON LOWERS A BUCKET INTO A WELL BY TURNING THE HAND CRANK. THE CRANK HANDLE MOVES WITH A CONSTANT TANGENTIAL SPEED OF 120M/S ON ITS CIRCULAR PATH. THE ROPE HOLDING THE BUCKET UNWINDS WITH OUT SLIPPING ON THE BARREL OF THE CRANK. FIND THE LINEAR SPEED

    asked on November 8, 2016
  10. physics

    A fisherman's scale stretches 2.3 cm. when a 2.1 kg. fish hangs from it. What will be the frequency of vibration if the fish is pulled down and released so that it vibrates up and down?

    asked on November 20, 2016
  11. physics

    An object slides down a frictionless 33 degree incline whose vertical height is 37.0 cm. How fast is it going in meters/second when it reaches the bottom?

    asked on October 18, 2016
  12. physics

    A 63 kg child descends a slide 7.6 m high and reaches the bottom with a speed of 3.20 m/s. How much thermal energy (in joules) due to friction was generated in this process?

    asked on October 17, 2016
  13. physics

    A ball on the end of a string is revolving at a uniform rate in a vertical circle of radius 92.5 cm. If its speed is 4.50 m/s, and its mass is 0.335 kg, calculate the tension (in newtons) in the string when the ball is at the bottom of the path.

    asked on October 10, 2016
  14. physics

    A 550 N crate rests on the floor. How much work in joules is required to move it at constant speed 7.0 m along the floor, against a friction force of 150 N?

    asked on October 17, 2016
  15. Physics

    A student uses a 2.00-m-long steel string with a diameter of 0.90 mm for a standing wave experiment. The tension on the string is tweaked so that the second harmonic of this string vibrates at 22.0Hz . (ρsteel=7.8⋅103 kg/m3) If you wanted to increase

    asked on December 6, 2014
  16. PHYSICS

    A 15 M LENGTH OF HOSE IS WOUND AROUND A REEL WHICH IS INITIALLY AT REST. THE MOMENT OF INERTIA OF THE REEL OF 0.44KGM^2 AND ITS RADIUS IS 0.160M. WHEN THE REEL IS TURNING FRICTION AT THE AXLE EXERTS A TORQUE OF MAGNITUDE 3.40NM ON THE REEL. IF THE HOSE IS

    asked on November 8, 2016
  17. physics

    A uniform beam weighing 1300N is attached to a vertical wall so that it is perfectly horizontal. the beam is 8 m long. A support race is anchored to the wall beneath the beam, making contact with the beam 3 m away from the wall at an angle of 25 degrees.

    asked on December 1, 2016
  18. physics

    Two railroad cars, each of mass 1800 kg and traveling 70.0 km/hr, collide head-on and come to rest. How much thermal energy in joules is produced in this collision?

    asked on October 18, 2016
  19. physic

    At T= 20 degrees C, how long (in meters) must an open organ pipe be if it is to have a fundamental frequency of 240.0 Hz?

    asked on December 5, 2016
  20. physics

    When a 85.0 kg. person climbs into an 1800 kg. car, the car's springs compress vertically 1.8 cm. What will be the frequency of vibration when the car hits a bump? (Ignore damping.)

    asked on November 20, 2016
  21. physics

    To create artificial gravity, the space station is rotating at a rate of 1.00 rpm.the radii of the cylindrically shaped chambers have a ratio ra/rb that equals 4.00. each chamber A simulates an acceleration due to gravity of 10.0m/s^2. find values for a)ra

    asked on October 13, 2016
  22. physics

    A rope of mass 0.73 kg is stretched between two supports 31 m apart. If the tension in the rope is 1100.0 N, how long (in seconds) will it take a pulse to travel from one support to the other?

    asked on December 5, 2016
  23. physics

    how large a fore (in newtons) is needed to accelerate a 5 metric-ton vehicle from rest to a speed of 10 km/hr in 4 s?

    asked on October 3, 2016
  24. Social studies

    Which of the following were reasons the Spanish wanted to colonize the new world? Select all that apply To seek wealth •• To enter the fur trade To spread Christianity •• To find new medicine

    asked on September 2, 2016
  25. physics

    Calculate the effective value of g, the acceleration of gravity (in meters/second^2), at 8600 km above the earth's surface.

    asked on October 10, 2016
  26. physics

    A flatbed truck is carrying a 2610kg crate of heavy machinery. if the coefficient of static friction between the crate and the bed of the truck is 0.530, what is the maximum rate(in meters/second^2) that the driver can decelerate when coming to a stop in

    asked on October 3, 2016
  27. physic

    How fast (in meters/second) is an object moving on the earth, if its speed is specified as Mach 0.2 ?

    asked on December 5, 2016
  28. physics

    An organ pipe is 81 cm long and at a temperature of 20 degrees C. What is the fundamental (in Hertz) if the pipe is closed at one end?

    asked on December 5, 2016
  29. 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.)

    asked on October 14, 2016
  30. English

    Whats a thesis statement for homework

    asked on January 27, 2010
  31. physic

    The string on a violin has a fundamental frequency of 150.0 Hz. The length of the vibrating portion is 36 cm and has a mass of 0.51 g. Under what tension (in newtons) must the string be placed?

    asked on December 5, 2016
  32. physics

    a sound generator is set up 5 m above the diving end of a swimming pool. the depth of the pool is known to be 12 m deep. the generator sends one short pulse of sound down at the pool. it takes 0.05s for an echo to return from the bottom of the pool.What is

    asked on November 28, 2016
  33. physics

    Find the force of gravity (in newtons) on a spacecraft 15100 km above the earth's surface, if its mass is 400 kg

    asked on October 10, 2016
  34. physics

    a wooden box weighing 286N is pushed across the floor by a workman who exerts a horizontal force of 143N. If the force of friction between the box and the floor is 28N, what is the acceleration (in meters per second) of the box?

    asked on October 3, 2016
  35. physics

    A 1120 kg car rolling on a horizontal surface has a speed of 60 km/hr when it strikes a horizontal coiled spring and is brought to rest in a distance of 4.5 m. What is the spring constant (in N/m) of the spring? (Ignore nonconservative forces such as

    asked on October 18, 2016
  36. physics

    A 2.0 kg object moving with a constant velocity of 5.0 m/s, is acted upon by a force of 14n in the direction of the motion for 5.0s. what is the velocity (in meters /second^2) of the object at the end of this time?

    asked on October 3, 2016
  37. Physics

    a race track is 500 meters long.car A moves with a constant velocity of 40m/s, approaching the start line.when car A reaches the starting line, car b, who is waiting stationary at the starting line, accelerates at a rate of 10m/s^2. which car will finish

    asked on September 27, 2016
  38. physics

    A guitar string is 97 cm long and has a mass of 3.6 g. The length L from the bridge to the support post is 61 cm, and the string is under a tension of 570 N. What is the frequency of the fundamental tone?

    asked on December 5, 2016
  39. physics

    What is the period (in seconds) of a simple pendulum 62.0 cm. long, on the earth?

    asked on November 20, 2016
  40. physics

    A spring whose spring constant is 450 N/m is compressed 0.800 m. What speed (in meters/second) can it give to a 0.500 kg ball when released?

    asked on October 14, 2016
  41. phyics

    How far (in meters) above the earth's surface will the acceleration of gravity be 34.0 % of what it is on the surface?

    asked on October 10, 2016
  42. physics

    A 46 g bullet strikes and becomes embedded in a 1.27 kg block of wood placed on a horizontal surface just in front of the gun. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the surface is 0.28, and the impact drives the block a distance of

    asked on October 25, 2016
  43. physics

    A spring has a spring constant "k" of 460 N/m. How much must this spring be compressed (in meters) to store 60 J of energy?

    asked on October 18, 2016
  44. physics

    a block slides down a frictionless ramp. at the bottom of the ramp is a vertical circular loop with a radius of 75 cm. from what minimum height does the block need to be released in order to make it around the loop?

    asked on October 12, 2016
  45. physics

    What is the maximum speed (in meters/second) with which a 1400 kg car can round a turn of radius 300 m on a flat road, if the coefficent of friction between tires and road is 0.530 ?

    asked on October 10, 2016
  46. physics

    What is the acceleration (in meters/second^2) of free falling 74kg sky diver, if the air resistance exerts a force of 233n?

    asked on October 3, 2016
  47. physics

    A 0.110 kg baseball,traveling at 37.0 m/s, strikes the catchers mitt, which recoils 13.0cm in bringing the ball to rest. What was the average force(in newtons) applied be the ball to the mitt?

    asked on October 3, 2016
  48. physics

    a 7.0kg block and a 12kg block sit on a frictionless table. Between and touching, but not attached to, the blocks is a spring that is compressed by 13.5 cm. the spring has a spring constant of 1200 N/m. if the spring were released at what speed would each

    asked on November 28, 2016
  49. Physics

    A solid sphere and a thin walled spherical she'll, both with a radius R, are set up to roll down a ramp and through a vertical loop of radius r. From what minimum height, h, does each sphere need to be released in order to make it around the loop? If the

    asked on November 8, 2016
  50. physics

    the paris gun of world war I was a super gun capable of firing a 234lb shell about 81 miles away. these shells are also the first man made objects to make it to a stratosphere. the length of the barrel of one of these guns was about 34 mETers. a projectile

    asked on October 13, 2016
  51. physics

    a block sits on a frictionless inclined plane, attached to another block over a frictionless pulley. the angle of the incline is 20 degrees. what is the tension in the rope and the acceleration of the system? B) what is the speed of the system after the

    asked on October 12, 2016
  52. Ortiz

    a race track is 500 meters long.car A moves with a constant velocity of 40m/s, approaching the start line.when car A reaches the starting line, car b, who is waiting stationary at the starting line, accelerates at a rate of 10m/s^2. which car will finish

    asked on September 26, 2016
  53. Math

    A restaurant manager lost $415 in business during the month of January. Business picked up in February, and he ended the month with a profit of $1580. What was the managers profit after January and February?

    asked on August 20, 2014
  1. physics

    The string on a violin has a fundamental frequency of 150.0 Hz. The length of the vibrating portion is 36 cm and has a mass of 0.51 g. Under what tension (in newtons) must the string be placed?

    posted on December 5, 2016
  2. physics

    So I got a little confused. I got stuck on this equation at: 1/2kx^2=1/2 m1* (m2/m1*v^2)+1/2 m2v2^2 Then: kx^2=m2*v2+1/2(m2v2^2) Then what?

    posted on November 28, 2016
  3. physics

    A 550 N crate rests on the floor. How much work in joules is required to move it at constant speed 7.0 m along the floor, against a friction force of 150 N?

    posted on October 14, 2016
  4. Math

    Was it D ?

    posted on January 31, 2013
  5. Math

    Whats The Answer ?

    posted on January 31, 2013