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Homework Help: Physics

Posted by Student on Monday, January 21, 2013 at 10:07pm.

A sailor climbs to the top of the mast, 12.55 m above the deck, to look for land while his ship moves steadily forward through calm waters at 4.63 m/s. Unfortunately, he drops his spyglass to the deck below.
Where does it land with respect to the base of the mast below him?

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