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Given the ratio of the two legs (longer / shorter), and the hypotenuse length, find the value of the bigger leg.

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Special Relativity 101.

Special relativity states that the effective mass of an object varies as a function of its velocity. If *c* is the speed of ligh...

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Schwarzschild radius

Compute the Schwarzschild radius for objects of mass m (kg). Use c = 299,792.458 km/s and G = 6.6738*10^-11 N*(m/kg)^2. Your fun...

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Triangle sequence

A sequence of triangles is constructed in the following way: 1) the first triangle is Pythagoras' 3-4-5 triangle 2) the s...

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Given three positive numbers a, b, c, where c is the largest number, return *true* if the triangle with sides a, b and c is righ...

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Area of an Isoceles Triangle

An isosceles triangle has equal sides of length x and a base of length y. Find the area, A, of the triangle. <<https://imgur...

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Given a matrix |hw| (height and weight) with two columns, calculate BMI using these formulas: * 1 kilogram = 2.2 pounds * 1 ...

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Stress-Strain Properties - 5

Similar to the previous problem, materials may be characterized by their stiffness-to-weight ratio, which is the elastic modulus...

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Stress-Strain Properties - 4

A common measure of the ability of a material to carry load per unit mass is termed strength-to-weight ratio and is calculated b...

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Stress-Strain Properties - 3

A brittle material will not exhibit a yield point. In other words, the yield point and failure point coincide. In such cases, th...

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Stress-Strain Properties - 2

The resilience of a material is its ability to resist permanent (or plastic) deformation. The resilience coincides with the elas...

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Stress-Strain Properties - 1

This is the first in a series of problems regarding mechanics of materials, in particular, material properties drawn from stress...

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length of string on cylinder

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Determine if input is odd

Given the input n, return true if n is odd or false if n is even.

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Calculating Ring Area

In two-dimensional space, a ring can be constructed by using two concentric circles. Determine the area of a ring which has r1 ...

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SatCom #3: Free Space Path Loss

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SatCom #1: Wavelength of an electomagnetic wave

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Determinant of a 3x3 Matrix

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Generate N equally spaced intervals between -L and L

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Determine if a four bar mechanism is of Grashof type

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