Physics 12 - Quiz #3

Monkey and the Hunter

Solution:

a) The monkey falls 44.0 m before being hit, therefore the time that passes between the pulling of the trigger and the bullet's impact is given by,


 

b) Now lets look at the bullet. At 3.0 s its displacement is 56.0 and its initial velocity is
43.5 m/s,


 

c) Need to determine the velocity components at 3.0 s. Remember that the horizontal velocity component remains constant.


 

d) The distance the hunter is from the monkey is now simply given by


 
 
 
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