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IP A cannon is placed at the bottom of a cliff 61.5 m

Physics with MasteringPhysics | 4th Edition | ISBN: 9780321541635 | Authors: James S. Walker ISBN: 9780321541635 54

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Problem 74GP

Problem 74GP

IP A cannon is placed at the bottom of a cliff 61.5 m high. If the cannon is fired straight upward, the cannonball just reaches the top of the cliff, (a) What is the initial speed of the cannonball? (b) Suppose a second cannon is placed at the top of the cliff. This cannon is fired horizontally, giving its cannon bails the same initial speed found in part(a). Show that the range of this cannon is the same as the maximum range of the cannon at the base of the cliff. (Assume the ground at the base of the cliff is level, though the result is valid even if the ground is not level.)

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First our objective is to determine the initial speed of the cannon ball, which is fired upwards and just reaches the top of the cliff under the given conditions. Next we have to prove that the range of the second cannon projected and travelling at the same speed will be equal to the maximum range of the cannon at the base of the cliff.

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Textbook: Physics with MasteringPhysics
Edition: 4
Author: James S. Walker
ISBN: 9780321541635

Since the solution to 74GP from 4 chapter was answered, more than 575 students have viewed the full step-by-step answer. Physics with MasteringPhysics was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780321541635. The answer to “IP A cannon is placed at the bottom of a cliff 61.5 m high. If the cannon is fired straight upward, the cannonball just reaches the top of the cliff, (a) What is the initial speed of the cannonball? (b) Suppose a second cannon is placed at the top of the cliff. This cannon is fired horizontally, giving its cannon bails the same initial speed found in part(a). Show that the range of this cannon is the same as the maximum range of the cannon at the base of the cliff. (Assume the ground at the base of the cliff is level, though the result is valid even if the ground is not level.)” is broken down into a number of easy to follow steps, and 114 words. This full solution covers the following key subjects: cannon, cliff, base, range, top. This expansive textbook survival guide covers 32 chapters, and 3833 solutions. The full step-by-step solution to problem: 74GP from chapter: 4 was answered by , our top Physics solution expert on 07/27/17, 10:59AM. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Physics with MasteringPhysics, edition: 4.

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