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# BME BME-131 131

What is the weight eight in b th newtons both t and d pounds d of f a 75kg 75k ? man?
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## 1 lb W = 735.75 N 4.4482 N = 165.40 lb

From

the gravitational law calculate the weight W (gravitational force with ith respect t to t the th earth) th) of f an 80kg 80k man in a space p craft travelling g in a circular orbit 250km above the earths earth s surface surface. Express W in newtons and pounds?
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G m1m 2 r2 m3 11 G=6 6.673 673 10 kg.s 2 m1 = 80 kg g mass of earth, m 2 = 5.976 1024 kg radius di of f earth, h = 6371 103 m r = 6371 103 + 250 103 m (a) F = W =
6.673 1011 80 5.976 1024 W= (6621 103 ) 2

## = 728 N (b) 1 lb = 4.4482 N

1 lb W = 728 N 4 4482 N 4.4482
= 163.6 lb

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Determine

the weight in newtons of a man whose g in p pounds is 130. weight Also find his mass in slugs and in kilograms?

W = 130 lb

4.4482 N 1 lb

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## W (c) W = mg m = , g = 9.81 m/s 2 g 578.26 = 9 81 9.81 = 58.94 kg g

Compute

the magnitude F of a force which the earth exerts on the moon. Perform your calculations l l i first fi i in newtons and then convert your results p to pounds?
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G me mm (a) F = r2 m3 11 G = 6.673 10 k 2 kg.s mass of earth, m e = 5.976 1024 kg mass of moon, m m = 0.0123 5.976 1024 kg M mean distance Moons di t to t earth th

## G me mm (a) F = r2 (6.673 1011 ) (5.976 1024 ) 2 (0.0123) = ( (384398 103 ) 2

= 1.984 1 984 1020 N 1 lb (b) ( ) F = 1.984 10 N 4.4482 N = 4.46 1019 lb
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Determine the angle made by y the vector V=-10i+24j with the positive x-axis. Write the unit vector n in the direction of V?

V= Vx 2 +Vy 2
V = (-10) 2 + (24) 2

## V (b) n = V -10 i+24j = 26

n = -0.385 i + 0.923j

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