Find the velocity of the wreckage just after impact

Assignment Help Physics
Reference no: EM13713178

Please provide me the correct answer of the given question

Question- a 1015-kg compact car is traveling north at 15 m/s when it collides with a 2102-kg truck traveling east at 10 m/s. All occupants are wearing seat belts and there are no injuries, but the two vehicles are thoroughly tangled and move away from the impact point as one mass.

Part 1- The insurance adjuster has asked you to find the velocity of the wreckage just after impact. What do you tell him?

I need help to evaluate the right answer of the above question.

Reference no: EM13713178

Previous Q& A

  Dry air is contained in a tank with fixed volume

Dry air is contained in a tank with fixed volume at 200 degrees Celsius and a pressure of 5 bar. Then the fluid is heated so that its temperature reaches up to 300 degrees Celsius. If the volume of the tank is 0.2 m^3, find the transferred heat and f..

  Internal pressure onset of yielding based on tresca criteria

A thin-walled cylinder with open ends is subjected to constant torque of 150,000 lb-in. The cylinder is made of 2024-T3 Aluminium with a yield strength Y=50 ksi. The cylinder has a mean radius r=5in and a wall thickness of 0.05inches.

  What is the length of a

Consider A= 3i+j+2k. What is the length of A, Find the unit vector of A' in the same direction as A. What is the angle between angle A and the y-axis.

  What is the lasting value of big international conferences

What is the lasting value of big international conferences on sustainable development and how likely do you think it is that sustainability can be achieved solely by individuals without systemic change?

  Determine the minimum diameter of the pipe

Gasoline (density = 680 kg/m^3 and kinematic viscosity = 4.29x10^-7 m^2/s) is transported at a rate of 150 L/s for a distance of 2 km. The surface roughness of the piping is 0.03 mm. If the head loss due to pipe friction is not to exceed 10 m, determ..

  Structural steel with a fracture toughness

A structural steel with a fracture toughness of 60 MPa(m^1/2) has no surface crack larger than 3.5 mm in length. By how much (in %) would this largest surface crack have to grow before the system would experience fast fracture under an applied stress..

  Find the required dc offset and amplification

A voltage signal ranges between -0.50 V and 1.00 V. The signal is to be sampled by an A/D converter that has an input range of 0 to 5 V. For maximum resolution, the signal is to be conditioned such that it fits the full input range of the A/D convert..

  Calculate the size of the current.

a 65.2 cm long straight section of wire is located entirely inside a uniform magnetic field of |B| = 0.190 T. Calculate the size of the current.

  What is the primary side current in the transformer

A single phase step up transformer is used to transform 240VRMS to 2400VRMS. The transformer is operating at its rated power of 1kW (with purely resistive load), with transformer Reqp = 5, and a Xeqp = 4j,

  Concentration of a metabolite within the bloodstream

The concentration of a metabolite within the bloodstream is 100 parts per million. Assume that 1000 mg of metabolite is to be used as a tracer, it is injected over 5 min and the downstream concentration is measured to be 4000ppm.

Reviews

Write a Review

 

Similar Q& A

  What is the power delivered when this freezer is on

A freezer of resistance 9.6 is connected to a 123.3 V source. What is the power delivered when this freezer is on

  Determine what will be the radius of the orbit

Imagine a Hydrogen atom to consist of a single proton as a nucleus and a single electron, which orbits the proton in a circular path. then what will be the radius of the orbit when it has lost half of its original kinetic energy

  Question1a 1200-kg automobile travels at a speed of 12

question1a 1200-kg automobile travels at a speed of 12 ms.nbsp a what is it the kinetic energy? b what is work that

  Estimate the frequency observed by a person on platform

A commuter train blows its horn as it passes a passenger platformat a constant speed of 40.0 m/s. What is the frequency observed bya person on the platform

  Determine the arrows initial velocity

An arrow is shot straight up and returns to its original position in 6.8 seconds. Determine the arrow's initial velocity and the height that it reached at the peak of its flight

  Show your calculation of the launch velocity of the marble

Marble experiment lab helps Show your calculation of the launch velocity of the marble as a function of height and distance travelled

  Find out work she does on the flight bag

A flight attendant pulls her 70.10 N flight bag a distance of 258 m along a level airport floor at a constant speed. The force she exerts is 36.30 N at an angle of 52.0° above the horizontal.

  Determine the energy transfer for each of four components

A spark-ignited engine has a compression ratio of 8, an isentropic compression efficiency of 85%. Determine the energy transfer for each of the four components

  What market researcher begins by examining

Its market researcher begins by examining the rental markets in the Southeast, the history of apartment buildings, local economies, competitive rents, and ownership all information that was on hand and did not require any new research to locate. T..

  Calculate the maximum allowable voltage without shock

a person notices a mild electric shock if the current along a path through the thumb and the index finger exceeds 80.0

  What is the accleration in the frame of spaceship a

Spaceship A moves away from earth at a velocity of uxA= -0.50 c and spaceship B at uxA= 0.70c, uyB= -0.20c uzB=0.30c. How fast is B's velocity in A's reference frame

  Find the size of the current induced in the metal ring

A uniform magnetic field B is set up in a solenoid of radius a =.4m. B is directed out of the plane of the paper, and is increasing ar a constant rate of +.5 T/s. find the size of the current induced in the metal ring

Free Assignment Quote

Assured A++ Grade

Get guaranteed satisfaction & time on delivery in every assignment order you paid with us! We ensure premium quality solution document along with free turntin report!

All rights reserved! Copyrights ©2019-2020 ExpertsMind IT Educational Pvt Ltd