# Problem: In a local bar a customer slides an empty beer mug down the counter for a refill. The height of the counter is h. The mug slides off the counter and strikes the floor at distance d from the base of the counter. (a) With what velocity did the mug leave the counter? (b) What was the direction of the mug's velocity just before it hit the floor?

⚠️Our tutors found the solution shown to be helpful for the problem you're searching for. We don't have the exact solution yet.

###### Problem Details

In a local bar a customer slides an empty beer mug down the counter for a refill. The height of the counter is h. The mug slides off the counter and strikes the floor at distance d from the base of the counter. (a) With what velocity did the mug leave the counter? (b) What was the direction of the mug's velocity just before it hit the floor?

What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?

Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Projectile Motion: Horizontal & Negative Launch concept. If you need more Projectile Motion: Horizontal & Negative Launch practice, you can also practice Projectile Motion: Horizontal & Negative Launch practice problems.