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Homework Help: Need help badly test tomor

  1. Oct 16, 2011 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    if a car drove off a cliff at 50km/h, how far wouuld it land from the base of the cliff if it was in the air for 10s

    2. Relevant equations

    not sure

    3. The attempt at a solution
    i used v=at
    i rearrachnged that 2 v/t=a
    then i choosed to use d=1/2xaxt^2
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  3. Oct 16, 2011 #2


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    There is zero acceleration in the horizontal direction. (The horizontal component of velocity doesn't change.)
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