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Unformatted text preview: arellano (aa39398) Homework 12 weathers (17101) 1 This printout should have 10 questions. Multiplechoice questions may continue on the next column or page find all choices before answering. 001 10.0 points A 3 kg steel ball strikes a wall with a speed of 14 . 9 m / s at an angle of 36 . 8 with the normal to the wall. It bounces off with the same speed and angle, as shown in the figure. x y 1 4 . 9 m / s 3 kg 1 4 . 9 m / s 3 kg 36 . 8 36 . 8 If the ball is in contact with the wall for . 201 s, what is the magnitude of the average force exerted on the ball by the wall? Correct answer: 356 . 146 N. Explanation: Let : M = 3 kg , v = 14 . 9 m / s , and = 36 . 8 . The y component of the momentum is un changed. The x component of the momentum is changed by P x = 2 M v cos . Therefore, using impulse formula, F = P t = 2 M v cos t = 2 (3 kg) (14 . 9 m / s) cos 36 . 8 . 201 s bardbl vector F bardbl = 356 . 146 N . Note: The direction of the force is in negative x direction, as indicated by the minus sign. 002 10.0 points A golf ball ( m = 39 . 1 g) is struck a blow that makes an angle of 39 . 9 with the horizontal. The drive lands 128 m away on a flat fairway. The acceleration of gravity is 9 . 8 m / s 2 . If the golf club and ball are in contact for 9 . 02 ms, what is the average force of impact? Neglect air resistance. Correct answer: 154 . 756 N. Explanation: Let : g = 9 . 8 m / s 2 , m = 39 . 1 g , = 39 . 9 , and t = 9 . 02 ms . Note that the range of the golf ball is given by L = v 2 sin2 g , so the initial velocity of the ball is v = radicalBigg L g sin(2 ) = radicalBigg (128 m) (9 . 8 m / s 2 ) sin(2 39 . 9 ) = 35 . 7007 m / s . The average force exerted is the change in its momentum over the time of contact F = mv t = (39 . 1 g) (0 . 001 kg / g) (35 . 7007 m / s) (9 . 02 ms) (0 . 001 s / ms) = 154 . 756 N . 003 10.0 points A 1 . 53 kg particle has a velocity of v x = 4 . 98 m / s and v y = 4 . 04 m / s....
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This note was uploaded on 10/31/2010 for the course PHYSICS 1710 taught by Professor Weathers during the Fall '10 term at North Texas.
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