 3.60: If an objects velocitytime graph is a straight line parallel to th...
 3.61: What quantity is represented by the area under a velocitytime graph?
 3.62: Write a summary of the equations for position, velocity, and time f...
 3.63: Explain why an aluminum ball and a steel ball of similar size and s...
 3.64: Give some examples of falling objects for which air resistance cann...
 3.65: Give some examples of falling objects for which air resistance can ...
 3.66: Does a car that is slowing down always have a negative acceleration...
 3.67: Croquet A croquet ball, after being hit by a mallet, slows down and...
 3.68: If an object has zero acceleration, does it mean its velocity is ze...
 3.69: If an object has zero velocity at some instant, is its acceleration...
 3.70: . If you were given a table of velocities of an object at various t...
 3.71: The three notches in the graph in Figure 316 occur where the drive...
 3.72: Use the graph in Figure 316 and determine the time interval during...
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 3.75: An object shot straight up rises for 7.0 s before it reaches its ma...
 3.76: The Moon The value of g on the Moon is onesixth of its value on Ea...
 3.77: Jupiter The planet Jupiter has about three times the gravitational ...
 3.78: Rock A is dropped from a cliff and rock B is thrown upward from the...
 3.79: . A car is driven for 2.0 h at 40.0 km/h, then for another 2.0 h at...
 3.80: Find the uniform acceleration that causes a cars velocity to change...
 3.81: A car with a velocity of 22 m/s is accelerated uniformly at the rat...
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 3.84: Determine the final velocity of a proton that has an initial veloci...
 3.85: Sports Cars Marco is looking for a used sports car. He wants to buy...
 3.86: Supersonic Jet A supersonic jet flying at 145 m/s experiences unifo...
 3.87: Refer to Figure 319 to find the distance traveled during the follo...
 3.88: A dragster starting from rest accelerates at 49 m/s2. How fast is i...
 3.89: A car moves at 12 m/s and coasts up a hill with a uniform accelerat...
 3.90: Race Car A race car can be slowed with a constant acceleration of "...
 3.91: A car is traveling 20.0 m/s when the driver sees a child standing o...
 3.92: Airplane Determine the displacement of a plane that experiences uni...
 3.93: . How far does a plane fly in 15 s while its velocity is changing f...
 3.94: Police Car A speeding car is traveling at a constant speed of 30.0 ...
 3.95: Road Barrier The driver of a car going 90.0 km/h suddenly sees the ...
 3.96: A student drops a penny from the top of a tower and decides that sh...
 3.97: Suppose an astronaut drops a feather from 1.2 m above the surface o...
 3.98: A stone that starts at rest is in free fall for 8.0 s. a. Calculate...
 3.99: A bag is dropped from a hovering helicopter. The bag has fallen for...
 3.100: You throw a ball downward from a window at a speed of 2.0 m/s. How ...
 3.101: If you throw the ball in the previous problem up instead of down, h...
 3.102: . Beanbag You throw a beanbag in the air and catch it 2.2 s later. ...
 3.103: A spaceship far from any star or planet experiences uniform acceler...
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 3.105: Bicycle A bicycle accelerates from 0.0 m/s to 4.0 m/s in 4.0 s. Wha...
 3.106: A weather balloon is floating at a constant height above Earth when...
 3.107: Baseball A baseball pitcher throws a fastball at a speed of 44 m/s....
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 3.109: . Engineers are developing new types of guns that might someday be ...
 3.110: Sleds Rocketpowered sleds are used to test the responses of humans...
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 3.112: A truck is stopped at a stoplight. When the light turns green, the ...
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 3.115: Cargo A helicopter is rising at 5.0 m/s when a bag of its cargo is ...
 3.116: Apply CBLs Design a lab to measure the distance an accelerated obje...
 3.117: Analyze and Conclude Which has the greater acceleration: a car that...
 3.118: . Analyze and Conclude An express train, traveling at 36.0 m/s, is ...
 3.119: Research and describe Galileos contributions to physics
 3.120: Research the maximum acceleration a human body can withstand withou...
 3.121: Solve the following problems. Express your answers in scientific no...
 3.122: The equation below describes the motion of an object. Create the co...
 3.1: A dog runs into a room and sees a cat at the other end of the room....
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 3.4: Refer to Figure 36 to find the average acceleration of the train d...
 3.5: Plot a vt graph representing the following motion. An elevator sta...
 3.6: Acceleration Describe the motion of a ball as it rolls up a slanted...
 3.7: The race car in the previous problem slows from 36 m/s to 15 m/s ov...
 3.8: A car is coasting backwards downhill at a speed of 3.0 m/s when the...
 3.9: A bus is moving at 25 m/s when the driver steps on the brakes and b...
 3.10: . Rohith has been jogging to the bus stop for 2.0 min at 3.5 m/s wh...
 3.11: . If the rate of continental drift were to abruptly slow from 1.0 c...
 3.12: VelocityTime Graph What information can you obtain from a velocity...
 3.13: PositionTime and VelocityTime Graphs Two joggers run at a constan...
 3.14: Velocity Explain how you would use a velocitytime graph to find the...
 3.15: VelocityTime Graph Sketch a velocitytime graph for a car that goe...
 3.16: Average Velocity and Average Acceleration A canoeist paddles upstre...
 3.17: Critical Thinking A police officer clocked a driver going 32 km/h o...
 3.18: . A golf ball rolls up a hill toward a miniaturegolf hole. Assume ...
 3.19: A bus that is traveling at 30.0 km/h speeds up at a constant rate o...
 3.20: If a car accelerates from rest at a constant 5.5 m/s2, how long wil...
 3.21: A car slows from 22 m/s to 3.0 m/s at a constant rate of 2.1 m/s2. ...
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 3.23: Use dimensional analysis to convert an airplanes speed of 75 m/s to...
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 3.25: A car is driven at a constant velocity of 25 m/s for 10.0 min. The ...
 3.26: A skateboarder is moving at a constant velocity of 1.75 m/s when sh...
 3.27: A race car travels on a racetrack at 44 m/s and slows at a constant...
 3.28: . A car accelerates at a constant rate from 15 m/s to 25 m/s while ...
 3.29: A bike rider pedals with constant acceleration to reach a velocity ...
 3.30: A man runs at a velocity of 4.5 m/s for 15.0 min. When going up an ...
 3.31: . Sekazi is learning to ride a bike without training wheels. His fa...
 3.32: You start your bicycle ride at the top of a hill. You coast down th...
 3.33: Sunee is training for an upcoming 5.0km race. She starts out her t...
 3.34: Acceleration A woman driving at a speed of 23 m/s sees a deer on th...
 3.35: Displacement If you were given initial and final velocities and the...
 3.36: Distance An inline skater first accelerates from 0.0 m/s to 5.0 m/...
 3.37: Final Velocity A plane travels a distance of 5.0!102 m while being ...
 3.38: Final Velocity An airplane accelerated uniformly from rest at the r...
 3.39: . Distance An airplane starts from rest and accelerates at a consta...
 3.40: Graphs A sprinter walks up to the starting blocks at a constant spe...
 3.41: Critical Thinking Describe how you could calculate the acceleration...
 3.42: A construction worker accidentally drops a brick from a high scaffo...
 3.43: Suppose for the previous problem you choose your coordinate system ...
 3.44: . A student drops a ball from a window 3.5 m above the sidewalk. Ho...
 3.45: A tennis ball is thrown straight up with an initial speed of 22.5 m...
 3.46: You decide to flip a coin to determine whether to do your physics o...
 3.47: Maximum Height and Flight Time Acceleration due to gravity on Mars ...
 3.48: Velocity and Acceleration Suppose you throw a ball straight up into...
 3.49: Final Velocity Your sister drops your house keys down to you from t...
 3.50: Initial Velocity A student trying out for the football team kicks t...
 3.51: Maximum Height When the student in the previous problem kicked the ...
 3.52: Critical Thinking When a ball is thrown vertically upward, it conti...
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 3.54: . How are velocity and acceleration related? (3.1)
 3.55: . Give an example of each of the following. (3.1) a. an object that...
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 3.57: What does the slope of the tangent to the curve on a velocitytime ...
 3.58: Can a car traveling on an interstate highway have a negative veloci...
 3.59: Can the velocity of an object change when its acceleration is const...
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