How much work does F do in moving the cart 3.0 m?
A person with mass of 55 kg is standing on a scale in an elevator. The elevator is moving up and accelerating at 1.5 m/s^2 for 3 seconds, then continues with constant speed. Find the scale reading...
A 10 kg mass on a horizontal friction-free table is accelerated by a string attached to 12 kg mass hanging vertically from a pulley. a) What's the force due to gravity on the 12 kg hanging mass? b)...
A 80 kg container is lifted by a rope. The rope is guaranteed not to break if the tension is up to 800 N. The container started at rest, and after 2 seconds is moving at 3.0 m/s. Is the rope in danger...
a.) How large a friction force impedes the motion of the box? b.) How large is the normal force?
The tension in the cable is 3500 N. What is the elevator's acceleration?
A finger pushes a chess piece horizontally to the right with a force of 0.06 N. The piece begins to slide to the right.
The coefficient of friction is 0.5 and the chess piece's mass is 0.02 kg. Find the acceleration of the chess piece.
What is the smallest force F exerted eastward and upward at an angle of 350 with the horizontal that can start the box in motion?
a.) What is the coefficient of static friction? b.) The block has a mass of 5 kg. What is the force of friction on it before it begins to slip?
A 100N object is on an incline at 370. The coefficients of static and kinetic friction are both 0.30.
a.) What is the smallest force parallel to the incline needed to keep the object from sliding down? b.) What parallel force is required to keep the object moving up the incline at a constant...
a 2kg blob of putty moving at 3 m/s slams into a 2 kg of putty at rest. what is the initial momentum of the two blobs? what must be the final momentum of the two blobs? Also, calculate the velocity...
In shooting an arrow from a bow, an archer holds the bow vertical and pulls back on the arrow with a force of 90 N.
The halves of the string make 35 degrees with the vertical. What is the tension in the string? What is the tension in the string?
A boy of weight, W, hangs from the center of a clothesline and distorts the line so that it makes 30 degrees angles with the horizontal at each end.
Find the tension in the clothesline in terms of W.
She wishes to cross a river that is 2.0 km wide and has a current of 1.5 meters/sec. If the kayaker aims her craft straight across the river, the current will carry her downstream as she paddles across...
A man jumped horizontally from a window and reached the ground 0.80 s later. If he landed 3.6 m from the base of the building, what was his initial speed? How high was the window above the ground...
A cannon ball leaves a fort with an initial horizontal speed of 1.8*10^2 m/s and strikes a ship in the sea below 7.2 s later. How high is the fort above sea level?
A projectile was launched from level ground with an initial speed of 340 m/s at 35 degrees to the horizontal. Estimate its range and time of flight.
A bullet was fired horizontally from the top of a 150 m tall tower at 280 m/s. Find the bullet's range and time of flight. Determine also its speed on impact with the ground below.
A projectile is fired with a horizontal speed of 25 m/s from the top of a mountain of height 110 m. What was the range and time of flight of the projectile?
A cannon ball leaves a fort with an initial horizontal speed of 180 m/s and strikes a ship in the sea below 7.2 s later. What is the ball's range? How high is the fort above sea level?