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1–1. Round off the following numbers to three significant figures: (a) 4.65735 m, (b) 55.578 s, (c) 4555 N, and (d) 2768 kg.

1–2. Represent each of the following combinations of units in the correct SI form using an appropriate prefix: (a) mMN, (b) N>mm, (c) MN>ks2, and (d) kN>ms.

1–3. Represent each of the following quantities in the correct SI form using an appropriate prefix: (a) 0.000431 kg, (b) 35.3(103) N, and (c) 0.00532 km.

*1–4. Represent each of the following combinations of units in the correct SI form: (a) Mg>ms, (b) N>mm, and (c) mN>(kg # ms).

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© 2010 Pearson Education. Upper Saddle River. NJ. kilometers per hour and meters per second. and (c) 0. (b) 568(105) mm. without permission in writing from the publisher. 1–3. determine speed in in meters per second. where the acceleration due to gravity is gm = 1.30 ft>s2. then mm = me = 3. 2 01 Ch01 1-6.65(106) kg = 3. All rights reserved.62 m/s 2 ⎞ ⎛g ⎞ Wm = We ⎜ m ⎟ = (35.8 ⎛ 1. 1–6.81(106) kg · m/s2 = 35.indd 2 4/29/09 10:09:34 AM . we have a) We = mg = [3.91 ⎝ g ⎠ ⎝ 9. 1–7. A rocket has aa mass of 250(103) 6) kg on earth.62 m/s2 gravity is gm three significant figures its weight in SI units determine to = 5. Inc.81 m/s 2 ⎠ d) Since the mass is independent of its location. 1–7. and its mass weight in Applying Eq.005 63 mg. If the rocket is on in SImoon.65 Gg Ans Ans *1–8. rocket has mass of 3. determine itsits speed *1–8.81 MN) ⎜ ⎟ = 5.. If a car is traveling at 55 mi>h. This material is protected under all copyright laws as they currently exist. determine to three significant figures (c) itsin SI units. where the acceleration due to. Specify its its mass in SI units and (b) its weight the units. If a car is traveling at 88 km/h. 1–5. No portion of this material may be reproduced. in any form or by any means.81 m/s2) = 35.SI units and (d) its mass in SI units. (b) Mg>mN. Represent each of the following combinations of units in the correct SI form using an appropriate prefix: (a) kN>ms. and (c) MN>(kg # ms).65(106) kg] (9.65(10 slugs Specify (a) weight in SI units. If the rocket is on the moon. Represent each of the following to three significant figures and express each answer in SI units using an appropriate prefix: (a) 45 320 kN.

5 g.0356 kN). All rights reserved. and (c) 435 MN> 23. Upper Saddle River.000 N ⎞ ⎛ 1 kg ⎞ 85 kN/m3 = ⎜ ⎝ m 3 ⎟ ⎜ 9. (wt. andPaatmosphericto lb>ft2. and (c) 4.) 520 lb>ft Determine its density (mass> vol.> vol.indd 3 4/29/09 10:09:35 AM . Given (1 Pa = 1 N/m2).© 2010 Pearson Education.2 mm.81 N ⎟ ⎠ ⎝ ⎠ = 8. This material is protected under all copyright laws as they currently exist.004 53 Mg)(201 ms).) of brass is 85 kN/m3. No portion of this material may be reproduced. Use an appropriate prefix.. *1–12. is this? Atmospheric pressure at sea level is 14.66 Mg/m3 3 01 Ch01 1-6. The specific weight (wt. 1–9./vol.50 Mg? Express the result to three significant figures. What is the weight in newtons of an object that has a mass of: (a) 10 kg. The pascal (Pa) is actually a very small unit of The pascal (Pa) is actually pressure.325 kN/m2 = 101 kPa Ans 1–10.7 lb> in2 How many pascals is this? 1 ATM = 101.325 kN/m2. in any form or by any means.) in appropriate prefix. 1–11. (b) 0. convert 1 a = 1 N>m2 pressure at sea level is 101. (b) (0.) in SI units. NJ. To show this. How many pascals. ⎛ 85. Evaluate each of the following to three significant figures and express each answer in Sl units using an appropriate prefix: (a) 354 mg (45 km) > (0. without permission in writing from the publisher. Use an (mass/vol. Inc.

NJ. 4 01 Ch01 1-6. Two particles have a mass of 8 kg and 12 kg. All rights reserved. If they are 800 mm apart. respectively.© 2010 Pearson Education. without permission in writing from the publisher. determine the force of gravity acting between them. Inc.. No portion of this material may be reproduced. Compare this result with the weight of each particle.indd 4 4/29/09 10:09:36 AM . in any form or by any means. *1–13. This material is protected under all copyright laws as they currently exist. Upper Saddle River.

Determine to three significant figures the gravitational force acting between two spheres that are touching each other.© 2010 Pearson Education. show that Eq. and (c) 60 MN. 1–16. 1–14. The mass of each sphere is 200 kg and the radius is 300 mm.indd 5 4/29/09 10:09:37 AM . Express the answer to three significant figures. NJ. Inc. Evaluate each of the following to three significant figures and express each answer in SI units using an appropriate prefix: (a) (200 kN)2. All rights reserved. No portion of this material may be reproduced.005 mm)2. 1–15. and (c) (400 m)3. in any form or by any means. without permission in writing from the publisher. Upper Saddle River. Using the base units of the SI system. Determine the mass in kilograms of an object that has a weight of (a) 20 mN. This material is protected under all copyright laws as they currently exist. (b) (0. (b) 150 kN. 5 01 Ch01 1-6. 1–2 is a dimensionally homogeneous equation which gives F in newtons..

Evaluate each of the following to three significant figures and express each answer in SI units using an appropriate prefix: (a) (0. This material is protected under all copyright laws as they currently exist. Inc. No portion of this material may be reproduced. 1–18. Upper Saddle River. and (b) (35 mm)2(48 kg)3. All rights reserved.© 2010 Pearson Education. *1–17.6 N) to three significant figures and express the answer in SI units using an appropriate prefix.60 kg)2.00457 kg) (34. Evaluate (204 mm)(0. in any form or by any means.631 Mm) (8.indd 6 4/29/09 10:09:37 AM .. NJ. 6 01 Ch01 1-6. without permission in writing from the publisher.