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In a rainstorm with a strong wind, what determines the

University Physics | 13th Edition | ISBN: 9780321675460 | Authors: Hugh D. Young, Roger A. Freedman ISBN: 9780321675460 31

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Problem 14DQ

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

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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,

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Textbook: University Physics
Edition: 13
Author: Hugh D. Young, Roger A. Freedman
ISBN: 9780321675460

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