Wednesday
March 29, 2017

Post a New Question

Posted by on .

If a baseball is thrown 30 m/s backwards from a truck moving 50 m/s, how fast will the ball strike the glove of a ground-based catcher?

  • sciences - ,

    If the catcher is behind the truck when the ball is thrown, the ball will never get there. I will still have a forward velocity with respect to ground.

    If the catcher faces away from the oncoming truck and the ball is thrown before the truck passes, he might have a chance of catching it at 20 m/s relative velocity

Answer This Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

More Related Questions

Post a New Question