 8.8.1: A spring has a spring constant k of 82.0 N/m. How muchmust this spr...
 8.8.2: A 6.0kg monkey swings from one branch to another 1.3 mhigher. What...
 8.8.3: A spring with k = 63 N /m hangs vertically next to aruler. The end ...
 8.8.4: A 56.5kg hiker starts at an elevation of 1270 m andclimbs to the t...
 8.8.5: A 1.60m tall person lifts a 1.95kg book off the groundso it is 2....
 8.8.6: A 1200kg car rolling on a horizontal surface has speedv = 75 km/h ...
 8.8.7: A particular spring obeys the force law F =(kx + ax3 + bxA) i. (a) ...
 8.8.8: If U = 3x2 + 2xy + 4y2z, what is the force, F?
 8.8.9: A particle is constrained to move in one dimensionalong the x axis ...
 8.8.10: A particle constrained to move in one dimension issubject to a forc...
 8.8.11: A novice skier, starting from rest, slides down a frictionless13.0 ...
 8.8.12: Jane, looking for Tarzan, is running at top speed(5.0 m/s) and grab...
 8.8.13: In the high jump, the kinetic energy of an athlete istransformed in...
 8.8.14: A sled is initially given a shove up a frictionless 23.0incline. It...
 8.8.15: A 55kg bungee jumper leaps from a bridge. She is tiedto a bungee c...
 8.8.16: A 72kg trampoline artist jumps vertically upward fromthe top of a ...
 8.8.17: The total energy E of an object of mass m that moves inone dimensio...
 8.8.18: A 0.40kg ball is thrown with a speed of 8.5 m/s at anupward angle ...
 8.8.19: A vertical spring (ignore its mass), whose springconstant is 875 N/...
 8.8.20: A rollercoaster car shown in Fig. 832 is pulled up topoint 1 wher...
 8.8.21: When a mass m sits at rest on a spring, the spring iscompressed by ...
 8.8.22: Two masses are connected by a string as shown inFig. 834. Mass mA ...
 8.8.23: A block of mass m is attached to the end of a spring (springstiffne...
 8.8.24: A cyclist intends to cycle up a 9.50 hill whose verticalheight is 1...
 8.8.25: A pendulum 2.00 m long is released (from rest) at anangle 0O = 30.0...
 8.8.26: What should be the spring constant A: of a spring designedto bring ...
 8.8.27: An engineer is designing a spring to be placed at thebottom of an e...
 8.8.28: A skier of mass m starts from rest at the top of a solidsphere of r...
 8.8.29: Two railroad cars, each of mass 56,000 kg, are traveling95 km/h tow...
 8.8.30: A 16.0kg child descends a slide 2.20 m high and reachesthe bottom ...
 8.8.31: A ski starts from rest and slides down a 28 incline 85 mlong, (a) I...
 8.8.32: A 145g baseball is dropped from a tree 14.0 m abovethe ground, (a)...
 8.8.33: A 96kg crate, starting from rest, is pulled across a floorwith a c...
 8.8.34: Suppose the rollercoaster car in Fig. 832 passes point 1with a sp...
 8.8.35: A skier traveling 9.0 m/s reaches the foot of a steadyupward 19 inc...
 8.8.36: Consider the track shown in Fig. 837. The section ABis one quadran...
 8.8.37: A 0.620kg wood block is firmly attached to a very lighthorizontal ...
 8.8.38: A 180g wood block is firmly attached to a very lighthorizontal spr...
 8.8.39: You drop a ball from a height of 2.0 m, and it bounces backto a hei...
 8.8.40: A 56kg skier starts from rest at the top of a 1200mlongtrail whic...
 8.8.41: How much does your gravitational energy change whenyou jump as high...
 8.8.42: A spring (k = 75 N/m) has an equilibrium length of1.00 m. The sprin...
 8.8.43: 2.0kg block slides along a horizontal surface with acoefficient of...
 8.8.44: Early test flights for the space shuttle used a glider(mass of 980 ...
 8.8.45: For a satellite of mass ras in a circular orbit of radius rsaround ...
 8.8.46: Jill and her friends have built a small rocket that soonafter lift...
 8.8.47: The escape velocity from planet A is double that forplanet B. The t...
 8.8.48: Show that Eq. 816 for gravitational potential energyreduces to Eq....
 8.8.49: Determine the escape velocity from the Sun for anobject (a) at the ...
 8.8.50: Two Earth satellites, A and B, each of mass m = 950 kg,are launched...
 8.8.51: Show that the escape velocity for any satellite in acircular orbit ...
 8.8.52: (a) Show that the total mechanical energy of a satellite(mass m) or...
 8.8.53: Take into account the Earths rotational speed (1 rev/day)and determ...
 8.8.54: (a) Determine a formula for the maximum height h that arocket will ...
 8.8.55: (a) Determine the rate at which the escape velocity fromthe Earth c...
 8.8.56: A meteorite has a speed of 90.0 m/s when 850 km abovethe Earth. It ...
 8.8.57: How much work would be required to move a satelliteof mass m from a...
 8.8.58: (a) Suppose we have three masses, m i,m 2, and m3,that initially ar...
 8.8.59: A NASA satellite has just observed an asteroid that ison a collisio...
 8.8.60: A sphere of radius has a concentric spherical cavity ofradius r2 (F...
 8.8.61: To escape the solar system, an interstellar spacecraftmust overcome...
 8.8.62: How long will it take a 1750W motor to lift a 335kgpiano to a six...
 8.8.63: If a car generates 18 hp when traveling at a steady95 km/h, what mu...
 8.8.64: An 85kg football player traveling 5.0 m/s is stopped in1.0 s by a ...
 8.8.65: A driver notices that her 1080kg car slows down from95 km/h to 65 ...
 8.8.66: How much work can a 3.0hp motor do in 1.0 h?
 8.8.67: An outboard motor for a boat is rated at 55 hp. If it canmove a par...
 8.8.68: A 1400kg sports car accelerates from rest to 95 km/h in7.4 s. What...
 8.8.69: During a workout, football players ran up the stadiumstairs in 75 s...
 8.8.70: A pump lifts 21.0 kg of water per minute through aheight of 3.50 m....
 8.8.71: A ski area claims that its lifts can move 47,000 peopleper hour. If...
 8.8.72: A 75kg skier grips a moving rope that is powered by anengine and i...
 8.8.73: The position of a 280g object is given (in meters) byx = 5.013 8.0...
 8.8.74: A bicyclist coasts down a 6.0 hill at a steady speed of4.0 m/s. Ass...
 8.8.75: Draw a potential energy diagram, U vs. x, and analyzethe motion of ...
 8.8.76: The spring of has a stiffness constantk = 160 N/m. The mass m = 5.0...
 8.8.77: The potential energy of the two atoms in a diatomic(twoatom) molec...
 8.8.78: The binding energy of a twoparticle system is definedas the energy...
 8.8.79: What is the average power output of an elevator that lifts885 kg a ...
 8.8.80: A projectile is fired at an upward angle of 48.0 from thetop of a 1...
 8.8.81: Water flows over a dam at the rate of 580 kg/s and fallsvertically ...
 8.8.82: A bicyclist of mass 75 kg (including the bicycle) can coastdown a 4...
 8.8.83: A 62kg skier starts from rest at the top of a ski jump, point Ain ...
 8.8.84: Repeat 83, but now assume the ski jump turnsupward at point B and g...
 8.8.85: A ball is attached to a horizontal cord of length whoseother end is...
 8.8.86: Show that h must be greater than 0.60 if the ball in Fig. 842is to...
 8.8.87: Show that on a roller coaster with a circular vertical loop(Fig. 8...
 8.8.88: If you stand on a bathroom scale, the spring inside thescale compre...
 8.8.89: A 65kg hiker climbs to the top of a 4200mhigh mountain.The climb...
 8.8.90: The small mass m sliding without friction along the loopedtrack sho...
 8.8.91: A 56kg student runs at 5.0 m/s, grabs a hanging rope,and swings ou...
 8.8.92: The nuclear force between two neutrons in a nucleus isdescribed rou...
 8.8.93: A fire hose for use in urban areas must be able to shoot astream of...
 8.8.94: A 16kg sled starts up a 28 incline with a speed of 2.4 m/s.The coe...
 8.8.95: The Lunar Module could make a safe landing if its verticalvelocity ...
 8.8.96: Proper design of automobile braking systems must accountfor heat bu...
 8.8.97: Some electric power companies use water to store energy.Water is pu...
 8.8.98: Estimate the energy required from fuel to launch a 1465kgsatellite...
 8.8.99: A satellite is in an elliptic orbit around the Earth (Fig. 846).It...
 8.8.100: Suppose the gravitational potential energy of an object ofmass m at...
 8.8.101: (a) If the human body could convert a candy bar directlyinto work, ...
 8.8.102: Electric energy units are often expressed in the form of kilowatth...
 8.8.103: Electric energy units are often expressed in the form of kilowatth...
 8.8.104: In a common test for cardiac function (the stress test),the patient...
 8.8.105: (a) If a volcano spews a 450kg rock vertically upwarda distance of...
 8.8.106: A film of Jesse Owenss famous long jump (Fig. 849) inthe 1936 Olym...
 8.8.107: An elevator cable breaks when a 920kg elevator is 24 mabove a huge...
 8.8.108: A particle moves where its potential energy is given byU(r) = U0 [(...
 8.8.109: A particle of mass m moves under the influence of apotential energy...
 8.8.110: The two atoms in a diatomic molecule exert anattractive force on ea...
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