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Homework Help: Physics

Posted by Tammy on Tuesday, September 25, 2007 at 11:07pm.

A plane flying horizontally at a speed of 50m/s and at an elevation of 160m drops a package. two seconds later it drops a second package. How far apart will the two packages land on the ground?
a)100m
b)162m
c)177m
d)283m

i think the answer is a) I got 150m for the first package and 50m for the second package. so the distance b/w them would be 100m.

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