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What would be a modification in volleyball to illustrate the difference between the horizontal and vertical components of the motion of a projectile?   KNOW THAT: - Volleyball game...

A box of mass 22 kg slides down a 22o slope with a coefficient of friction of 0.13. Find: a)the weight of the box b) the normal force on the box c) the frictional force...

2.  if you are using a hammer to  hit a stake into the ground why will the acceleration of the hammer be less than the acceleration of the stake?   a.  force of the hammer...

alicia is pushing a box with a mass of 5 kilograms across a floor.  jake is pushing a box with a mass of 10 kilograms across a floor.  how much force will jake have to exert on the box he...

At a building site, an iron girder of mass 400 kg is suspended from a crane by a steel cable. Assume that the cable has a circular cross-section of diameter 24 mm. a.What is the tensile force...

Pendulums Written by tutor John Z. If you have ever been on a swing, you have acted like a pendulum. A pendulum can be loosely defined as something hanging that sways from one extreme to the other (oscillates). You have probably heard of grandfather clocks and oscillatory rides from amusement parks as other examples of pendulums. A metronome is right side up but can be described as a pendulum... read more

A 23kg suitcase is being pulled with constant speed by a handle that is at an angle fo 25 degrees above the horizontial. If the normal force exerted on the suitcase is 200N, what is the F applied...

Driving home from school, you spot a ball rolling out into the street. You brake for 1.30s, slowing your 1000kg car from 17.0m/s to 10.0m/s. What was the average force exeerted on your car during...

You plan to fly a model airplane of mass 0.550 kg that is attached to a horizontal string. The plane will travel in a horizontal circle of radius 5.10 m. (Assume the weight of the plane is balanced...

Your moving company is to load a crate of books on a truck with the help of some planks that slope upward 33°. The mass of the crate is 98.0 kg, and the coefficient of sliding friction between it...

A curve of radius 138 m is banked at an angle of 11°. An 762-kg car negotiates the curve at 82 km/h without skidding. Neglect the effects of air drag and rolling friction. Find the following. (a)...