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the Speed that all the planets rotate?

The green block is falling at a speed of m/s and is meters above the spring. The spring constant is 4000 N/m, to the nearest tenth of a cm how far is the spring compressed

A track consists of a frictionless arc XY, which is a quartercircle of radius R, and a rough horizontal section YZ. Block A of mass M is released from rest at point X, slides down the curved section of the track, and collides instantaneously and inelastically with identical block B at point Y....

What width slit will produce a central maximum that is 2.50 wide on a screen 1.50 from the slit?

(a) How fast is an object moving on land if it is moving at Mach 0.17? m/s (b) A highflying Concorde passenger jet displays its Mach number on a screen while cruising at 3000 km/h to be 1.9 . What is the speed of sound at that altitude? m/s

A small, 100 cart is moving at 1.80 on an air track when it collides with a larger, 4.00 cart at rest. After the collision, the small cart recoils at 0.840 . Steven Modica Part A  What is the speed of the large cart after the collision? =

Two wave pulses on a string approach one another at the time t = 0, as shown in the Figure, Each pulse moves with a speed of 1.0 m/s. Make a careful sketch of the wave pulses at the times t=1.0 s, 2.0 s, 2.5 s, 3.0 s, and 4.0 s, assuming that the superposition principle holds for these waves, and...

A dentist uses a small mirror with a radius of 38 mm to locate a cavity in a patient's tooth. If the mirror is concave and is held 16 mm from the tooth, what is the magnification of the image?

A m2 = 4.72 kg mass is connected by a light cord to a m1 = 2.71 kg mass on a smooth surface. The pulley rotates about a frictionless axle and has a moment of inertia of 0.517 kg*m2 and a radius of 0.252 m. Assuming that the cord does not slip on the pulley, find the acceleration of m1.
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 The Earth’s rate of rotation is constantly decreasing, causing the day to increase in duration. In the year 2000 the Earth takes about 0.548 s longer to complete 365 revolutions than it did in the year 1900.
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 (b) If this average acceleration remains constant, in what year will the Earths rotation come to rest?
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