×
Get Full Access to University Physics - 13 Edition - Chapter 3 - Problem 14dq
Get Full Access to University Physics - 13 Edition - Chapter 3 - Problem 14dq

×

# In a rainstorm with a strong wind, what determines the

ISBN: 9780321675460 31

## Solution for problem 14DQ Chapter 3

University Physics | 13th Edition

• Textbook Solutions
• 2901 Step-by-step solutions solved by professors and subject experts
• Get 24/7 help from StudySoup virtual teaching assistants

University Physics | 13th Edition

4 5 1 282 Reviews
28
5
Problem 14DQ

In a rainstorm with a strong wind, what determines the best position in which to hold an umbrella?

Step-by-Step Solution:
Step 1 of 3

Solution to 14DQ When it rains and strong wind is blowing, it is difficult to hold the umbrella. The best position to hold the umbrella is to keep the umbrella facing the incoming wind so that the wind hits the windshield. The umbrella should be in a position which opposed incoming wind and rain. Thus the angle in which the umbrella should be hold is given by the equation,

Step 2 of 3

Step 3 of 3

#### Related chapters

Unlock Textbook Solution