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#### Q. Assume that the conditions are as in Problem 20 [a ball with mass 0.15kg is thrown upward with initial velocity 20 m/s from the roof of a building ...

Solved • Apr 7, 2021

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#### Q. A projectile is launched from ground level to the top of a cliff which is 195 m away and 135 m high (as shown in the figure ).If the projectile lan...

Solved • Jan 21, 2021

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#### Q. A ball is thrown into the air with an initial upward velocity of 46 ft/s if height(h) in feet after t seconds is given by the function h = -16t2 + ...

Solved • Nov 2, 2020

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#### Q. Steelhead trout migrate up stream to spawn. Occasionally they need to leap up small waterfalls to continue their journey. Fortunately, steelhead ar...

Solved • Jul 14, 2020

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#### Q. A playground is on the flat roof of a city school, 5 m above the street below (see figure). The vertical wall of the building is h = 6.50 m high, f...

Solved • May 26, 2020

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#### Q. To understand how the trajectory of an object depends on its initial velocity, and to understand how air resistance affects the trajectory. For thi...

Solved • May 7, 2020

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#### Q. A golfer tees off from the top of a rise, giving the golf ball an initial velocity of 43.0 m/s at an angle of 30.0° above the horizontal. The ball ...

Solved • Nov 6, 2019

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#### Q. In the figure, a stone is projected at a cliff of height  h with an initial speed of 42.0 m/s directed at angle θ0 = 60.0° above the horizontal. Th...

Solved • Nov 6, 2019

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#### Q. A batter hits a fly ball which leaves the bat 0.95 m above the ground at an angle of 61° with an initial speed of 30 m/s heading toward centerfield...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

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#### Q. In a carnival booth, you win a stuffed giraffe if you toss a quarter into a small dish. The dish is on a shelf above the point where the quarter le...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

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#### Q. A grasshopper leaps into the air from the edge of a vertical cliff, as shown in the figure below.A. Use information from the figure to find the ini...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

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#### Q. A physics professor did daredevil stunts in his spare time. His last stunt was an attempt to jump across a river on a motorcycle. The takeoff ramp ...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

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#### Q. A skateboarder starts up a 1.0-m-high, 30° ramp at a speed of 7.1 m/s. The skateboard wheels roll without friction. At the top, she leaves the ramp...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

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#### Q. A projectile is launched at an angle of 30°.a) Is there any point on the trajectory where v and a are parallel to each other? If so, where?b) Is th...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

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#### Q. A rubber ball is dropped onto a ramp that is tilted at 20 , as shown in the figure. A bouncing ball obeys the "law of reflection," which says that ...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

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#### Q. A javelin thrower standing at rest holds the center of the javelin behind her head, then accelerates it through a distance of 70 cm as she throws. ...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

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#### Q. A playground is on the flat roof of a city school 6.00 m above the street below (Fig. P4.25). The vertical wall of the building is h = 7.00 m high ...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

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#### Q. Consider the setup of a gun aimed at a target (such as a monkey) as shown in the figure. The target is to be dropped from the point A at t = 0, the...

Solved • May 24, 2017

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#### Q. The speed of an arrow fired from a compound bow is about 37 m/s. An archer sits astride his horse and launches an arrow into the air, elevating the...

Solved • May 24, 2017

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#### Q. A small rock is projected from the ground with velocity with magnitude v0 and direction 53.1° above the horizontal. A tall building is a horizontal...

Solved • Jan 24, 2017