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Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. A helicopter is ascending vertically with a speed of 5.40 m/s. At a height of 105 m above the Earth, a package is dropped from the helicopter. How ...

Solved • May 19, 2020

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. A rescue plane wants to drop supplies to isolated mountain climbers on a rocky ridge 235 m below. The plane is traveling horizontally with a speed ...

Solved • Apr 22, 2020

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. The pilot of an airplane traveling 170 km/h wants to drop supplies to flood victims isolated on a patch of land 160 m below. Assume the plane is mo...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. A person sitting in an enclosed train car, moving at constant velocity, throws a ball straight up into the air in her reference frame.Where does th...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. A 124 kg balloon carrying a 22-kg basket is descending with a constant downward velocity of 20.0 m/s. A 1.0 kg stone is thrown from the basket with...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. A rocket is launched vertically from rest with a constant upward acceleration of 2.01 m/s2 . Suddenly 22.5 s after launch, an unneeded fuel tank i...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. A man is riding on a flatcar traveling at a constant speed of 9.10  m/s. He wishes to throw a ball through a stationary hoop 4.90 m above the heigh...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. When it is 146 m above the ground, a rocket traveling vertically upward at a constant 8.30 m/s relative to the ground launches a secondary rocket...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. An elevator is moving upward at a constant speed of 2.50 m/s. A bolt in the elevator ceiling 3.00 m above the elevator floor works loose and falls...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. An airplane is dropping bales of hay to cattle stranded in a blizzard on the Great Plains. The pilot releases the bales at 160 m above the level gr...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. A cart that is rolling at constant velocity on a level table fires a ball straight up.What will be your answer if the cart is accelerating in the f...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. A bolt drops from the ceiling of a moving train car that is accelerating northward at a rate of 2.50 m/s2. (a) What is the acceleration of the bolt...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. A science student is riding on a flatcar of a train traveling along a straight horizontal track at a constant speed of 10.0 m/s. The student throws...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. A sailor drops a wrench from the top of a sailboat's vertical mast while the boat is moving rapidly and steadily straight forward. Where will the w...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. A hawk is flying horizontally at 10.0 m/s in a straight line 200 m above the ground. A mouse it has been carrying struggles free from its talons. T...

Solved • Oct 29, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. A 124 kg balloon carrying a 22-kg basket is descending with a constant downward velocity of 20.0 m/s. A 1.0 kg stone is thrown from the basket with...

Solved • Oct 3, 2018

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. When fighting forest fires, airplanes work in support of ground crews by dropping water on the fires. A pilot is practicing by dropping water on th...

Solved • Jan 16, 2017

Projectile Motion: Launch From Moving Vehicle

Q. When fighting forest fires, airplanes work in support of ground crews by dropping water on the fires. A pilot is practicing by dropping a canister ...

Solved • Jan 13, 2017