Dr. John P. Cise 9/2/2006     http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/NYThome.htm Copyrighted by Dr. John P. Cise
Prof. Of Physics, Austin Com. College, 1212 Rio Grande St, Austin, Texas 78701 ; Phone: 512.223.3293 ; jpcise@austincc.edu
Dr Cise's Physics:      New York Times  Applications of Concepts
  Other AAS Site  =     http://CisePhysics.homestead.com/files/AAShome.htm Available from New York Times:  N= 29 ; 8 slots zero
Physics Concept Theme Lev unit Web Site QUESTION(S):  Some are imbedded in web pages.
Vector Addition Darfur Sudan 1 2 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/ResultantDarfur1NYT.jpg (E)Ethiopia-(D)Darfur=800 mi.; D to(K) Khartoum=600 mi.;find E to K? 
magnitude & direction          
Kinematics Great Eqs.& Falling 2 4,5 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/GreatEquations_NYT.jpg Find x 3 ways. Find total x @ t = 2.5 n , n=1,2,3,4,5,6,7.Graph?
Hint: Use "big 5 Eqs." Airbus crash 1 4,5 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/Kinematics3NYT.jpg Airbus lands too far down runway. Runs off and crashes.
  Sail Around world 1 4,5 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/SailAroundWorld_NYT.jpg Verify average speed around world and reporters data?
  Amtrak Car Crash 1 4,5 http://CisePhysics.homestead.com/files/AmtrakCrashNYT.jpg Questions using the basic five kinematics equations.
  Mars Lander Crash 1 4,5 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/MarsLanderCrashNYT.jpg 1999 low impact Mars lander crash has interesting questions?
PROJECTILES Winter X Games 1 9 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/WinterXGames9NYT.jpg Snowmobile flies 200 feet. Find speed at launch and time in air?
  Shot-put toss wins 1 9 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/ShotPutProjectileNYT.jpg Shot-put tossed to world winning distance. V= ? + other variables?
  Wedge shot wins 1 9 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/WedgedBallProjectileNYT.jpg Mickelson wins 05 PGA:Good wedge shot projected to 18th green.
Newton's 2 Law Suspension Bridge 1 3 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/TappanNYTStatics.jpg Find two unknown forces using conditions for zero a.
Statics Olympic Stretch 1 3 http://CisePhysics.homestead.com/files/Olympic2nd_statics.jpg This olympic person in training takes a good stretch.
1 object one force Nail shot into skull ? 1 6,7 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/SkullNail_NYT.jpg Nail shot into upper mouth by accident. Didn't know it !
Inclined Plan Speed Skier 1 8 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/NewtonInclinedPlane1.jpg Find angle of slope. v(Final) & t(total)given.
centripetal Force Los Vegas Motor 2 14 http://cisePhysics.homestead.com/files/Centripetal_1NYT.JPG Kenseth won @ 133 mph.Assume no friction force on tires.Estimate
  Speedway Banking     http://www.lvms.com/track_info/superspeedway/map/ radius of turn curvature? Is this reasonable after seeing track map? 
  Extra-Solar Planet 2 14 http://CisePhysics.homestead.com/files/ExtraSolarPlanetNYT.jpg 150 Extra Solar Planets have been detected. Find star mass of one?
  Turn Track banking 2 14 http://CisePhysics.homestead.com/files/TrackCentripetalNYT.jpg World Track 800 meter championship runners make the turn.
Work-Energy Green Bay Leaps 2 10/11 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/HendersonLeaps_NYT.jpg Find Henderson's original v using energy conservation concepts?
  Auto Work KE Pow 1 10/11 http://cisePhysics.homestead.com/files/CarWorkKEPowerNYT.jpg Mercedes,Volvo,Taurus:find Acceleration,Force,Work,KE,Power ?
  Power to 60 mph?? 1 10/11 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/ChryslerPowerUpNYT.jpg Did this 300C SRT8 get to 60 mph in 4.9 s? Did all power go to KE?
Impulse-Momentum Giambi/Yanks Bunts  1 12 http://CisePhysics.homestead.com/files/ImpulseNYT.jpg Giambi bunts & gets on base. Answer Impulse-momentum questions.
Rotational Motion Bike ride in Park 1 13 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/BikeTireRotationNYT.jpg Large bike tires vs. small bike tires have many variables of interest.
Static & Rotation Pres. Bush Log 1 15 http://cisePhysics.homestead.com/files/StaticRotationEquil1NYT.JPG Bush holds 100 lb. log 2 ft. from end.12 ft. log. Forces up on ends =?
  NY Dancers at rest 1 15 http://CisePhysics.homestead.com/files/GriotNYdance16NYT.bmt  
Equilibrium Forces on Horse 1 15 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/HorseEquilibriumNYT.jpg Find forces on front and rear legs of standard horse in equilibrium?
  Spider-Man 2 15 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/SpiderR_StaticEquiliNYT.jpg Find 3 unknowns using conditions for Static & Rotational equibrium.
  Dance Equilibrium 2 15 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/DanceEquilibriumNYT.jpg Merce Cunningham dance event requires equilibrium at times.
Torque causes  China Rotates  2 16 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/ChinaRodRotatesNYT.jpg 20 ft. beam rotates from 0 to qt. rev in 4 s. Find cause Force?
Angular Acceleration Stop Club rotation 2 16 http://CisePhysics.homestead.com/files/GolfClubRotationNYT.jpg 05 NJ PGA tour:Club's stopping in 1 revolution. Torque  to stop club ?
  Aston Martin Power 2 16 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/AstonMartin_NYT.jpg Find angular power knowing torque & rpm of engine?
  Triple axel 2 16 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/FigureSkating_16NYT.jpg Find change in: moment of inertia,KE, and work done?
Fluids No Water - No float 1 17 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/RiverBargeBuoyancyNYT.jpg Archimedes was right! Objects are buoyed up by fluid displaced.
  Concrete can Float 1 18 http://CisePhysics.homestead.com/files/FloatingVaultsNYT.jpg 2 ton burial vaults float away after Katrina-Rita Hurricanes Oct. 05.
HEAT Processor Heat 1 20 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/ProcessorHeatNYT.jpg Intel's "new" duel-microprocessor has LOW-power goals.
SOUND Sensors locate gun 2 23 http://cisephysics.homestead.com/files/SoundGunLocationNYT.jpg Sound sensors detect time between gun blasts. Find gun location?