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Homework Help: physics

Posted by william mclaren on Monday, February 4, 2013 at 3:53pm.

A park ranger shoots a monkey hanging from a branch of a tree with a tranquilizer dart. The ranger aims directly at the monkey, not realizing that the dart will follow a parabolic path and thus will fall below the monkey. The monkey, however, sees the dart gun and lets go of the branch to avoid being hit. Will the monkey be hit anyway? Does the velocity of the dart affect your answer, assuming that it is great enough to travel the horizontal distance to the tree before hitting the ground? Defend your answer

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