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Unformatted text preview: c) An airplane taking off at constant acceleration. 3. [3 points] A traveler walks on a moving walkway in an airport at a speed of 1.50 m/s in the direction of the motion of the belt. The walkway belt is moving at 2.00 m/s with respect to the terminal building. Her boyfriend, to impress her, runs on the walkway thats moving in the opposite direction with the same speed. How fast does he need to run in order to keep up with her? a) 3.50 m/s b) 5.00 m/s c) 5.50 m/s 4. [3 points] A rocket lifts off with constant acceleration a = 20 m/s 2 at a 30 angle with respect to the horizontal. How high is the rocket above ground when it reaches a speed of 8 km/s? a) 800 km b) 1600 km c) 3200 km...
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This note was uploaded on 05/13/2010 for the course PHYSICS 53L taught by Professor Mueller during the Fall '07 term at Duke.
- Fall '07