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Homework Help: CHALLENGING pHYSICS questions(dedicated for lover's of physics)

  1. Oct 6, 2011 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    Q) A soldier of parachute regiment has been dropped by a plane flying at an angle 30° with -ve X-axis and at constant speed 200m/s.If the plane was at height of 3km when it dropped the soldier then find the angle of inclination with +ve X-axis a sniper situated at a distance 6km horizontally from the plane at the time of dropping must fire its bullet to hit the soldier.Assume muzzle velocity to be 300m/s. [This an entry level question I willl post more tougher ones]

    2. Relevant equations
    3 equations of motion

    3. The attempt at a solution
    Last edited: Oct 7, 2011
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  3. Oct 7, 2011 #2


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    Your challenge is not exciting enough! We need to see some work at a solution attempt!
  4. Oct 7, 2011 #3


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    We're not here to do your homework.
  5. Oct 7, 2011 #4
    Any one can solve this prob???this is not a homework!!!!
  6. Oct 7, 2011 #5


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    Ah! There's your problem! This is a homework forum :smile:
  7. Oct 7, 2011 #6

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    But it is a homework-type problem, and as such, it requires the poster to put in some effort.
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