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A100 -- Dan Swearingen

Math Practice Homework - Points earned on this assignment will be applied towards any points lost on the In Class math quiz. Due Tuesday, September 24 at the beginning of class.

Numerical Problems:

Show all work.

Do all work on your own paper.

All answers must be in proper scientific notation: "n.mmm... x 10p".

Evaluate the following

For the following problems, solve for the variable indicated.

Perform the following calculations:

The escape velocity vesc and the thermal velocity vThermal are given by the formulas:


Note: make sure units are consistent. Answers should be velocities (a.k.a. speed) so final units should be in meters per second.

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