# minatra (rdm2429) – HW01 – distler – (57205) This print-out should have 22 questions.

Multiple-choice questions may continue on the next column or page – ﬁnd all choices before answering. 001 (part 1 of 4) 10.0 points How many signiﬁcant ﬁgures are in 78.3 ± 0.3 m? 1. 2 4. 6 2. 5 5. None of these 3. 1 6. 1 4. 4 7. 5 5. 3 correct 6. None of these 7. 6 Explanation: Addition or subtraction of values measured in tenths of a meter are to be rounded to the nearest tenth of a meter. 002 (part 2 of 4) 10.0 points How many signiﬁcant ﬁgures are in 2.564×104 s? 1. None of these 2. 2 3. 6 4. 5 5. 1 6. 3 7. 4 correct Explanation: Every digit in scientiﬁc notation is signiﬁcant.

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003 (part 3 of 4) 10.0 points How many signiﬁcant ﬁgures are in 2.49×1019 kg? 1. 3 correct 2. 2 3. 4

Explanation: Every digit in scientiﬁc notation is signiﬁcant. 004 (part 4 of 4) 10.0 points How many signiﬁcant ﬁgures are in 0.0059 mm? 1. 2 correct 2. 4 3. 1 4. 5 5. 6 6. None of these 7. 3 Explanation: The ﬁrst non-zero digit is the ﬁrst signiﬁcant digit. 005 10.0 points Convert an acceleration of 6 mi/h/s to m/s2 . Correct answer: 2.68167 m/s2 . Explanation:

Explanation: Since 1 mi = 5280 ft and 1 h = 3600 s.5119 × 106 km 6.0913 mi/h.68167 m/s2 .5119 × 1010 km so 1 km 1 × 103 m 2 a= = 2.5119 × 10 11 8 9. 0 m correct 6. None of these 5. 2 m 4. If the book ends up at its initial position.5119 × 109 km 3. 1. what is the magnitude of its displacement? 1. 1.609 km 1000 m 1h · · · h·s 1 mi 1 km 3600 s 006 (part 1 of 2) 10.85216 m/s. 5 m 3.5119 × 107 km Explanation: 1 km = 1 × 103 m . 1. 6 m 5. Express this distance in kilometers.0 points What is this speed in miles per hour? Correct answer: 13. 7. 1. v= 009 (part 1 of 2) 10. 010 (part 2 of 2) 10. 007 (part 2 of 2) 10. 7 m 7. 1. 1. 1. 3 m Explanation: Since its ﬁnal position is the same as its initial position.0 points A physics book is moved once around the perimeter of a table of dimensions 1 m by 3 m.0 points The distance between the sun and the Earth is about 1. 4 m = 5.5119 × 1011 m · = 1. the displacement is 0. 4.minatra (rdm2429) – HW01 – distler – (57205) Let : a = 6 mi/h/s .0 points The elevators in the John Hancock building in Chicago move 960 ft in 50 s. None of these 10.0913 mi/h .0 points What is the distance traveled? km . 1 m 2. What is their speed? Correct answer: 5.54 cm 1 in d = 1.5119 × 1011 m. Explanation: 960 ft 50 s × 12 in 1 ft 1m 100 cm 2. v= 960 ft 50 s 3600 s 1h 1 mi 5280 ft = 13. 8 m 8. 6 mi 1.5119 × 108 km .5119 × 10 km correct 2.85216 m/s . 008 10.

0 points A person travels by car from one city to another.5 min at 88. 10. Determine the distance between the cities along this route. 4. . = 47.6633 km = = 53. x = x1 + x2 + x3 = v1 t1 + v2 t2 + v3 t3 = (88.4 min . 8 m correct Let : 9.123 km/h .5 min .minatra (rdm2429) – HW01 – distler – (57205) 1. = 10. 3 m 5. and = 40.6633 km.4 km/h.3 min = 1. Explanation: 013 10.2 min . so vav = x 90.3 min .70667 h .5 min) + (114 km/h)(10. 2 m 4. = 114 km/h .123 km/h.0 points Determine the average speed for the trip. 3 012 (part 2 of 2) 10. Correct answer: 90.2 min) = 90. mass. 47. = 88. 6 m 7. volume.3 min along the way eating lunch and buying gas. Correct answer: 53.2 min at 40.4 min + 47.5 km/h)(47. milli. correct 3. The total time is t = t1 + t2 + t3 + tother = 26.4 km/h)(26.2 min + 18. 2.0 points 1 is The preﬁx that means 1000 1. 4 m Explanation: The distance traveled is the perimeter of the table: d = 2 ℓ + 2 w = 2 (1 m) + 2 (3 m) = 8 m.5 min + 10.4 min at 114 km/h.6633 km . 0 m 8. Explanation: 011 (part 1 of 2) 10. correct 014 Let : t1 v1 t2 v2 t3 v3 = 26. 5 m 10.5 km/h. length.5 km/h . 2. She drives for 26. t 1.4 km/h .70667 h tother = 18. and spends 18.0 points The kilogram is a unit of 1. None of these 6. 1 m 2.4 min) + (40. micro. Explanation: 10. temperature. kilo. 3. 7 m 3.

b = − . P . v ∝ 4. 2 1 1 c = .0 points A piece of pipe has an outer radius of 4. Assuming the speed of sound depends only on R. 1.4 cm3 /s [v] = [P ] a [µ] b [R] c [T ] d a kg m2 · kg m = (kg)b s m · s2 s2 · K c (K)d 017 10. Explanation: 015 10. kg s 016 10.0833 s. 4 1 The solution of the system is a = 0. v ∝ 9. −a + 2 c = 1 −2 a − 2 c = −1 a+b+c =0 −c + d = 0 . so the ﬁnal expression for v 2 2 is v = P 0 µ−1/2 R1/2 T 1/2 = RT µ m2 · kg K m s2 · K = . molar mass [µ] = kg. Equating the exponents.9 cm. a b c d cm3 s = cm3 · = s . v ∝ 8. and = [R] [T ] = [µ] × (kg)a+b+c (K)−c+d . v ∝ RµT µT R T RP RT correct µ µT RP PT µP RT P PT R RP T T Rµ cm3 ÷ t= Let : r = 14.minatra (rdm2429) – HW01 – distler – (57205) m1 s−1 = (m)−a+2 c (s)−2 a−2 c 4. and volume density [ρ] = kg/m3 . so the time is s cm3 V 246 cm3 = = 17.0 points Consider the units for the gas constant kg m2 · kg . .0833 s . r 14. tem[R] = 2 s ·K m · s2 perature [T ] = K. centi. v ∝ 3.4 cm3 /s of water through it. Explanation: √ Explanation: Under our assumption the most general expression for the speed of sound will be v=P µ R T . an inner radius of 2. air pressure [P ] = .5 cm. T and µ.0 points A plastic tube allows a ﬂow of 14. d = . v ∝ 2. v ∝ 6.4 cm3 /s V = 246 cm3 . v ∝ 10. and length of 35 cm as shown in the ﬁgure. v ∝ 5. How long will it take to ﬁll a 246 cm3 bottle with water? Correct answer: 17. ﬁnd the correct relationship. v ∝ 7.

Assume 100% of the total mass: m ρ= V 4 m = ρ V = ρ π r3 3 4 = 1000 kg/m3 π 6. Correct answer: 10. Find the mass of 3. 3 018 (part 1 of 4) 10. Explanation: 020 (part 3 of 4) 10.342419 kg. 0.5452 kg .5 cm)2 − (2. 1 cm3 m V m = ρV ρ= = What is the mass of this pipe? Assume its density is 8.8 × 10−7 m . Estimate the mass of a cell assuming it to be spherical with a diameter of 1.5 cm .minatra (rdm2429) – HW01 – distler – (57205) 5 4.1 g/cm3 .001 kg ρ= .1 g/cm3 ) π × [(4. Explanation: Let : r1 = 4. ℓ = 35 cm .34 cm = 0. and ρ = 8.34 cm.5 cm 2. Explanation: Let : 2 2 V = π r1 ℓ − π r2 ℓ 2 2 = π (r1 − r2 ) ℓ .9 cm)2 ] 1 kg × (35 cm) 1000 g ρ= = 10.001 kg at 25◦ C.42 m ) 3 100 cm 1m 3 = 3420 kg .9 cm m 35 c Let : V = 3.0 points Estimate the mass of a human kidney if it is roughly a sphere with a radius of 4.0434 m .0 points One cubic centimeter 1 cm3 of water has a mass of 0. ρ = 1.42 m3 of water.8 × 10−7 m 3 = 1.0 × 103 kg/m3 and r = 0. Explanation: Let : r = 4. .68 µm = 6.42 m3 and 0. 3 Correct answer: 1.1 g/cm3 . Correct answer: 3420 kg. Correct answer: 0. so the density is m V 2 2 m = ρ V = ρ π (r1 − r2 ) ℓ = (8.5452 kg. The 4 volume of a sphere is π r 3 .36 µm.31709 × 10−15 kg.0 points Assume biological substances are 92. r2 = 2.001 kg 1 cm3 (3.2% water.9 cm .31709 × 10−15 kg . 019 (part 2 of 4) 10.

Correct answer: 1. Explanation: Let : ρ = 1. .00105 m)2 × (0. 4 π (0.5 ft) = 5. so n = (80000 mi) 5280 ft 1 rev 1 mi π (2. Estimate 100% of the total mass: m = ρ V = ρ π r2 ℓ = 1000 kg/m3 π (0.37816 × 107 rev. ℓ = 3. Estimate the number of revolutions the tire will make in its lifetime.05 mm = 0. and The volume is V = π r 2 ℓ .0434 m)3 3 021 (part 4 of 4) 10.5 ft . r = 1. roughly a cylinder 3. Assume the diameter of the tire is 2.0 points An automobile tire is rated to last for 80000 mi.342419 kg .00397 m .0 × 103 kg/m3 .97 mm = 0.1 mm in diameter.37505 × 10−5 kg.minatra (rdm2429) – HW01 – distler – (57205) Assume 100% of the total mass: m = ρV = ρ 4 π r3 3 6 = 1000 kg/m3 = 0.5 ft .97 mm long and 2.00105 m . 022 10.00397 m) = 1.37505 × 10−5 kg .37816 × 107 rev .0 points Estimate the mass of a ﬂy. Correct answer: 5. Explanation: Let : d = 2. The volume of a cylinder is π r 2 ℓ. The circumference is C = π d.