Problem 13P

An astronaut on the planet Zircon tosses a rock horizontally with a speed of 6.95 m/s. The rock falls through a vertical distance of 1.40 m and lands a horizontal distance of 8.75 m from the astronaut. What is the acceleration of gravity on Zircon?

Solution 13P

Step 1 of 3:

In this question, we need to find the acceleration of gravity on planet Zircon

Data given

Horizontal velocity

Vertical distance travelled

Horizontal distance distance