 5.42P: ?(III) Determine the mass of the Sun using the known value for the ...
 5.44P: The space shuttle releases a satellite into a circular orbit 650 km...
 5.45P: ?(II) At what rate must a cylindrical spaceship rotate if occupants...
 5.47P: At what horizontal velocity would a satellite have to be launched f...
 5.49P: The rings of Saturn are composed of chunks of ice that orbit the pl...
 5.50P: ?(II) A Ferris wheel 24.0 m in diameter rotates once every 15.5s (s...
 5.51P: What is the apparent weight of a 75kg astronaut 4200 km from the c...
 5.52P: Suppose that a binarystar system consists of two stars of equal ma...
 5.53P: What will a spring scale read for the weight of a 55kg woman in an...
 5.54P: A 17.0kg monkey hangs from a cord suspended from the ceiling of an...
 5.57P: The asteroid Icarus, though only a few hundred meters across, orbit...
 5.64P: The asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter consists of many fragmen...
 5.66GP: ?Tarzan plans to cross a gorge by swinging in an arc from a hanging...
 5.68GP: ?On an ice rink, two skaters of equal mass grab hands and spin in a...
 5.69GP: A device for training astronauts and jet fighter pilots is designed...
 5.70GP: A 1050kg car rounds a curve of radius 72 m banked at an angle of 1...
 5.71GP: ?You know the mass is 65 kg, but when you stand on a bathroom scale...
 5.73GP: ?A jet pilot takes his aircraft in a vertical loop (Fig. ). (a) If ...
 5.72GP: ?A projected space station consists of a circular tube that will ro...
 5.74GP: Consider a train that rounds a curve with a radius of 570 m at a sp...
 5.75GP: Two equalmass stars maintain a constant distance apart of 8.0 % 10...
 5.76GP: How far above the Earth's surface will the acceleration of gravity ...
 5.78GP: How long would a day be if the Earth were rotating so fast that obj...
 5.79GP: The rings of Saturn are composed of chunks of ice that orbit the pl...
 5.82GP: The Near Earth Asteroid Rendezvous {NEAR) spacecraft, after traveli...
 5.84GP: ?The Near Earth Asteroid Rendezvous (NEAR), after traveling billion...
 5.85GP: A satellite of mass 5500 kg orbits the Earth and has a period of 66...
 5.86GP: Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope deduced the presence o...
 5.87GP: Suppose all the mass of the Earth were compacted into a small spher...
 5.88GP: ?The Sun rotates around the center of the Milky Way Galaxy (Fig. 5...
 5.89GP: An asteroid of mass m is in a circular orbit of radius r around the...
 5.90GP: ?A satellite of mass orbits the Earth \(\left(\text { mass }=6.0 \t...
 5.91GP: What is the acceleration experienced by the tip of the 1.5cmlong ...
 5.92GP: ?While fishing, you get bored and start to swing a sinker weight ar...
 5.93GP: A circular curve of radius R in a new highway is designed so that a...
 5.94GP: Amtrak’s high speed train, the Acela, utilizes tilt of the cars whe...
 5.5Q: A bucket of water can be whirled in a vertical circle without the w...
 5.19P: Aflat puck (mass M) is revolved in a circle on a frictionless air h...
 5.21Q: ?Astronauts who spend long periods in outer space could be adversel...
 5.1P: A child sitting 1.10 m from the center of a merrygoround moves wi...
 5.1Q: Sometimes people say that water is removed from clothes in a spin d...
 5.3Q: Suppose a car moves at constant speed along a hilly road. Where doe...
 5.4P: A horizontal force of 210 N is exerted on a 2.0kg discus as it rot...
 5.5P: Suppose the space shuttle is in orbit 400 km from the Earth’s surfa...
 5.6P: What is the magnitude of the acceleration of a speck of clay on the...
 5.7Q: ?A child on a sled comes flying over the crest of a small hill, as ...
 5.8P: A 0.45kg ball, attached to the end of a horizontal cord, is rotate...
 5.8Q: Why do bicycle riders lean inward when rounding a curve at high speed?
 5.9P: What is the maximum speed with which a 1050kg car can round a turn...
 5.10P: How large must the coefficient of static friction be between the ti...
 5.11P: A device for training astronauts and jet fighter pilots is designed...
 5.41P: (II) Given that the acceleration of gravity at the surface of Mars ...
 5.12P: A coin is placed 11.0 cm from the axis of a rotating turntable of v...
 5.12Q: If the Earth’s mass were double what it is, in what ways would the ...
 5.13P: ?(II) At what minimum speed must a roller coaster be traveling when...
 5.13Q: Which pulls harder gravitationally, the Earth on the Moon, or the M...
 5.46P: (II) Determine the time it takes for a satellite to orbit the Earth...
 5.14Q: The Sun’s gravitational pull on the Earth is much larger than the M...
 5.48P: During an Apollo lunar landing mission, the command module continue...
 5.15P: How many revolutions per minute would a 15mdiameter Ferris wheel ...
 5.15Q: How many revolutions per minute would a 15mdiameter Ferris wheel ...
 5.16P: A bucket of mass 2.00 kg is whirled in a vertical circle of radius ...
 5.16Q: The gravitational force on the Moon due to the Earth is only about ...
 5.17P: How fast (in rpm) must a centrifuge rotate if a particle 9.00 cm fr...
 5.18P: ?(II) In a “Rotorride” at a carnival, people are rotated in a cyli...
 5.55P: ?(III) (a) Show that if a satellite orbits very near the surface of...
 5.18Q: Would it require less speed to launch a satellite (a) toward the ea...
 5.56P: (I) Use Kepler's laws and the period of the Moon (27.4 d) to determ...
 5.19Q: When will your apparent weight be the greatest, as measured by a sc...
 5.58P: (I) Neptune is an average distance of 4.5 X109 km from the Sun. Est...
 5.20P: ?(II) Redo Example 5–3, precisely this time, by not ignoring the we...
 5.59P: (II) Haffefs comet orbits the Sun roughly once every 76 years. It c...
 5.20Q: What keeps a satellite up in its orbit around the Earth?
 5.60P: ?(II) Our Sun revolves about the center of our Galaxy \(\left(M_{G}...
 5.21P: If a curve with a radius of 88 m is perfectly banked for a car trav...
 5.61P: ?(II) Table 53 gives the mass, period, and mean distance for the f...
 5.62P: (II) Determine the mass of the Earth from the known period and dist...
 5.22P: A 1200kg car rounds a curve of radius 67 m banked at an angle of 1...
 5.63P: ?(II) Determine the mean distance from Jupiter for each of Jupiter’...
 5.22Q: Explain how a runner experiences “free fall” or “apparent weightles...
 5.23P: ?(III) Two blocks, of masses \(m_{1} \text { and } m_{2}\), are con...
 5.65P: ?A sciencefiction tale describes an artificial "planet" in the for...
 5.24P: A pilot performs an evasive maneuver by diving vertically at 310 m/...
 5.67GP: How far above the Earth's surface will the acceleration of gravity ...
 5.25P: ?(I) Determine the tangential and centripetal components of the net...
 5.26P: A car at the Indianapolis 500 accelerates uniformly from the pit ar...
 5.27P: A particle revolves in a horizontal circle of radius 2.90 m. At a p...
 5.77GP: How long would a day be if the Earth were rotating so fast that obj...
 5.80GP: Jupiter is about 320 times as massive as the Earth. Thus, it has be...
 5.81GP: Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope deduced the presence o...
 5.83GP: The Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS) utilizes a group of 24 ...
 5.4Q: Describe all the forces acting on a child riding a horse on a merry...
 5.2Q: Will the acceleration of a car be the same when a car travels aroun...
 5.6Q: How many "accelerators" do you have in your car? There are at least...
 5.9Q: ?Why do airplanes bank when they turn? How would you compute the ba...
 5.10Q: A girl is whirling a ball on a string around her head in a horizont...
 5.11Q: Does an apple exert a gravitational force on the Earth? If so, how ...
 5.17Q: Is the centripetal acceleration of Mars in its orbit around the Sun...
 5.23Q: The Earth moves faster in its orbit around the Sun in January than ...
 5.24Q: The mass of the "planet" Pluto was not known until it was discovere...
 5.30P: (II) Calculate the acceleration due to gravity on the Moon, which h...
 5.36P: (II) A certain neutron star has five times the mass of our Sun pack...
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 5.7P: ?(II) A ball on the end of a string is revolved at a uniform rate i...
 5.1PE: A physics major is cooking breakfast when he notices that the frict...
 5.2PE: (a) When rebuilding her car’s engine, a physics major must exert 30...
 5.3PE: (a) What is the maximum frictional force in the knee joint of a per...
 5.4CQ: When you push a piece of chalk across a chalkboard, it sometimes sc...
 5.4PE: Suppose you have a 120kg wooden crate resting on a wood floor. (a)...
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 5.5PE: (a) If half of the weight of a small 1.00×103 kg utility truck is s...
 5.6CQ: expressions were used for the drag force experienced by a moving ob...
 5.6PE: team of eight dogs pulls a sled with waxed wood runners on wet snow...
 5.7CQ: cars travel, oil and gasoline leaks onto the road surface. If a lig...
 5.7PE: the 65.0kg ice skater being pushed by two others shown in Figure 5...
 5.8CQ: can a squirrel jump from a tree branch to the ground and run away u...
 5.8PE: that the acceleration of any object down a frictionless incline tha...
 5.9CQ: elastic properties of the arteries are essential for blood flow. Ex...
 5.9PE: that the acceleration of any object down an incline where friction ...
 5.10CQ: are you feeling when you feel your pulse? Measure your pulse rate f...
 5.10PE: the deceleration of a snow boarder going up a 5.0º, slope assuming ...
 5.11CQ: different types of shoes, including sports shoes and thongs. In ter...
 5.11PE: (a) Calculate the acceleration of a skier heading down a 10.0º slop...
 5.12CQ: you expect your height to be different depending upon the time of d...
 5.12PE: an object is to rest on an incline without slipping, the friction m...
 5.13PE: the maximum deceleration of a car that is heading down a 6º slope (...
 5.14CQ: why pregnant women often suffer from back strain late in their preg...
 5.14PE: the maximum acceleration of a car that is heading up a 4º slope (on...
 5.15CQ: old carpenter’s trick to keep nails from bending when they are poun...
 5.15PE: Exercise 5.14 for a car with fourwheel drive.
 5.16CQ: a glass bottle full of vinegar warms up, both the vinegar and the g...
 5.16PE: freight train consists of two 8.00×10? kg engines and 45 cars with...
 5.17PE: the 52.0kg mountain climber in Figure 5.22. (a) Find the tension i...
 5.18PE: contestant in a winter sporting event pushes a 45.0kg block of ice...
 5.19PE: Exercise 5.18 with the contestant pulling the block of ice with a r...
 5.28P: Calculate the force of Earth’s gravity on a spacecraft 12,800 km (2...
 5.20PE: terminal velocity of a person falling in air depends upon the weigh...
 5.29P: At the surface of a certain planet, the gravitational acceleration ...
 5.21PE: 60kg and a 90kg skydiver jump from an airplane at an altitude of ...
 5.22PE: 560g squirrel with a surface area of 930 cm2 falls from a 5.0m tr...
 5.31P: A hypothetical planet has a radius 1.5 times that of Earth, but has...
 5.23PE: maintain a constant speed, the force provided by a car’s engine mus...
 5.32P: A hypothetical planet has a mass 1.66 times that of Earth, but the ...
 5.24PE: what factor does the drag force on a car increase as it goes from 6...
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 5.25PE: the speed a spherical rain drop would achieve falling from 5.00 km ...
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 5.26PE: Stokes’ law, verify that the units for viscosity are kilograms per ...
 5.35P: ?(II) What is the distance from the Earth's center to a point outsi...
 5.27PE: the terminal velocity of a spherical bacterium (diameter 2.00 ?m ) ...
 5.28PE: Stokes’ law describes sedimentation of particles in liquids and can...
 5.37P: A typical whitedwarf star, which once was an average star like our...
 5.29PE: a circus act, one performer swings upside down hanging from a trape...
 5.38P: You are explaining why astronauts feel weightless while orbiting in...
 5.30PE: a wrestling match, a 150 kg wrestler briefly stands on one hand dur...
 5.39P: Four 9.5kg spheres are located at the corners of a square of side ...
 5.31PE: (a) The “lead” in pencils is a graphite composition with a Young’s ...
 5.32PE: broadcast antennas are the tallest artificial structures on Earth. ...
 5.33PE: (a) By how much does a 65.0kg mountain climber stretch her 0.800c...
 5.34PE: 20.0m tall hollow aluminum flagpole is equivalent in stiffness to ...
 5.35PE: an oil well is drilled, each new section of drill pipe supports its...
 5.43P: Calculate the speed of a satellite moving in a stable circular orbi...
 5.36PE: the force a piano tuner applies to stretch a steel piano wire 8.00 ...
 5.37PE: vertebra is subjected to a shearing force of 500 N. Find the shear ...
 5.38PE: disk between vertebrae in the spine is subjected to a shearing forc...
 5.39PE: using a pencil eraser, you exert a vertical force of 6.00 N at a di...
 5.47GP: A car with 58cmdiameter tires accelerates uniformly from rest to ...
 5.40PE: consider the effect of wires hung on poles, we take data from Examp...
 5.48GP: The cable lifting an elevator is wrapped around a 1.0mdiameter cyl...
 5.41PE: farmer making grape juice fills a glass bottle to the brim and caps...
 5.42PE: (a) When water freezes, its volume increases by 9.05% (that is, ?V ...
 5.43PE: problem returns to the tightrope walker studied in Example 4.6, who...
 5.44PE: pole in Figure 5.24 is at a 90.0º bend in a power line and is there...
 5.53GP: The machinist's square shown in Figure 53 consists of a thin, recta...
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 5.2P: A jet plane traveling 1890 km/h (525 m/s) pulls out of a dive by mo...
 5.3CQ: forces are acting on you right now? What net force is acting on you...
 5.3P: Calculate the centripetal acceleration of the Earth in its orbit ar...
 5.58GP: Starting from rest, a 12cmdiameter compact disk takes 3.0 s to re...
 5.60GP: Flywheels are large, massive wheels used to store energy. They can ...
 5.61GP: A 1.0 kg ball and a 2.0 kg ball are connected by a 1.0mlong rigid...
Solutions for Chapter 5: Electric Currents
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Solutions for Chapter 5: Electric Currents
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In electrostatic situations, we saw in Section 16–9 that the electric field must be zero inside a conductor (if it weren’t, the charges would move). But when charges are moving along a conductor, an electric field is needed to set charges into motion, and to keep them in motion against even low resistance in any normal conductor.
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