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Momentum - two blocks connected by a spring

A system is composed of two blocks of mass M1 and mass M2 connected by a massless spring with spring constant k. The blocks slide on a frictionless plane. The unstretched length of the spring is L. Initially M2 is held so that the spring is compressed to L/2 and M1 is forced against a stop. M2 is released at t=0. Find the mot

Physics Problems (Displacement Vectors; Velocities etc.)

I would like you to show me all of your work/calculations and the correct answer to each problem. 13. A ball rolls at a constant velocity of 1.50 m / s at an angle of 45 degrees below the + x-axis in the fourth quadrant. If we take the ball to be at the origin at t = 0, what are its coordinates (x, y) 1.65 s later? Answers

Vectors - Force & Velocity

Please see the attached file for full problem description with diagrams. 1) A truck is stuck in the mud. One winch can pull on a cable with 2500 pounds of force and a second winch can pull with 1500 pounds of force. If the angle between the cables is 25 degrees, what is the result force on the truck? Show method used.


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Velocity and Acceleration - Position versus Time

Please give the solution and a step-by-step way to figure the answers out please. Learning is important. Use the data for all these questions on position versus time. The graph points are at 8 meters t=0 seconds. -4 meters at 1 second, -8 meters at 2 seconds, -4 meters at 3 seconds, 0 meters at 4 seconds and 28 meters at 5

Evaluating Velocity and Acceleration

Hi, please give the step by step solutions so I can see how you got the answers and understand it. The graph on the page is a velocity versus time graph. The time is in seconds. The graph has points at (0,20),(5,40),(10,60),(15,80),(15,60),(15,40),(15,20),(15,0),(15,-20),(15,-40),(20,-40), and then the next point is approxima

Average velocity

Please give step by step answers please. 1) The position versus time for a certain object moving along the x-axis is shown. The object's initial position is -3meters. The graph is position in meters for the y axis and the x axis is time in seonds. Point one on the grpah for 0 sec. is at (0,-3), 1 sec at (1,3), 2 sec (2

Average Velocity for Certain Objects Moving

1) The position versus time for a certain object moving along the x axis is shown. The objects initial position is -3m. The graph points since I cannot draw it start at (0,-3),(2,9),(3,6),(4,4),(5,4),(6,0),(7,-4) and (9,0). a) Find the average velocity in the time interval 0s to 2s in m/s. b) Find the average velocit

Pressure/Bernoulli's equation

Hi. Can someone please walk me through how to do the following problem? On a vacation flight, you look out the window of the jet and wonder about the forces exerted on the window. Suppose the air outside of the window moves with a speed of approximately 150 m/s shortly after take-off, and that the air inside the plane is at a

(3.10) angular accelleration of this wheel? Find tension in the string?

At t=0, a wheel rotating about a fixed axis at a constant angular acceleration has an angular velocity of 2 rad/s. Two seconds later it has turned 5 complete revolutions. What is the angular acceleration of this wheel? ============================================== Answer: a) 17 rad/s^2 b) 14 rad/s^2 c) 20 rad/s^2 d) 23 ra

Time and distance

2 buses, 385 miles apart, are traveling directly toward each other on the same road. One is traveling 60 miles an hour and the the other is traveling 50 miles an hour. After how long will they meet?

traveling wave equation obtain much information about the wave.

One end of a long wire under tension is moved up and down sending a wave along it. Assume the wire lies along an x axis with the moving end at the origin. The equation giving displacement y, in meters, of points on the wave is: (1) y= (.06 m) sin (5 x - 25 t) a. From given constants, calculate the value and units of the quan

Bernoulli's Theorem: Perfume Atomizer

An old fashioned perfume atomizer operates by the user squeezing a bulb which sets up a rapid flow of air through a horizontal tube. The reduction in pressure due tothis rapid flow causes perfume to be sucked up a vertical tube from the bottle and then expelled from the horizontal tube along with the air. For simplification, we

Developing total energy, amplitude and maximum speed

A mass M attached to an ideal spring with force constant k executes SHM on a horizontal frictionless table. It has a total energy of 1.0 Joule and amplitude .10 m, and its maximum speed when location x= 0, is 1.2 m/sec. a. find k and M and the period T. b. If the initial location of the mass is at x= +Xm, develop x(t), and v(

Relativistic Addition of Velocities

Task: Suppose a pulsar with a speed of 0.96c approaches Earth, and a rocket with a speed of 0.995c heads toward the pulsar (both speeds measured in Earth's frame of reference). If the pulsar emits 10 pulses per second in its own frame of reference, at what rate are the pulses emitted in the rocket's frame of reference?

Collision: Determining Velocity

Ball 1 with an initial speed of 12 m/s collides elastically with stationary balls 2 and 3 that are initially in contact with each other. The centers of balls 2 and 3 are on a line perpendicular to the initial velocity of ball 1. The three balls are identical. Ball 1 is aimed directly at the contact point, and all motion is frict

A Collision problem.

A 0.15 kg ball hits a wall with a velocity of (6.00 m/s) i + (6.50 m/s) j + (5.50 m/s) k. It rebounds from the wall with a velocity of (2.00 m/s) i + (3.50 m/s) j + (-3.20 m/s) k a) What is the change in the ball's momentum? (__i +__j +__k ) kg · m/s b) What is the impulse on the ball? (__i +__j +__k ) N · s (c) Wh

Momentum: Rocket Firing in Space

A rocket, which is in deep space and initially at rest relative to an inertial reference frame, has a mass of 265*10^105 kg, of which 200*10^5 kg is fuel. The engine is fired for 250s, during which fuel is consumed at the rate of 480 kg/s. The speed of the exhaust product relative to the rocket is 3.23 km/s. a) What is the rock

Impulse and Velocity

Question: A 50 kg cart is moving across a friction-less floor at 2 m/s. A 70 kg boy, riding the cart, jumps off so that he hits the floor with zero velocity. 1. What impulse did the boy give to the cart? 2. What was the velocity of the cart after the boy jumped?

Momentum and Impulse inquiry

While being thrown, a net force of 132 N acts on a baseball (mass = 140 g) for a period of 4.5 X 10^-2 seconds. The balls initial velocity is zero before leaving the pitchers hand. When the batter hits the ball, a net force of 1320 N, opposite the direciton of the balls initial motion, acts on the ball for 9 X 10^-3 seconds du

Particle Completing a Revolution

A charged particle with a charge-to-mass ratio of q/m = 6.0E8 C/kg travels on a circular path that is perpendicular to a magnetic field whose magnitude is 0.71 T. How much time does it take for the particle to complete one revolution? Answer in seconds.