A child is playing on the floor of a recreational vehicle (RV) asit moves along the highway at a constant velocity. He has atoy cannon, which shoots a marble at a fixed angle and speed withrespect to the floor. The cannon can be aimed toward thefront or the rear of the RV. Is the range toward the frontthe same as, less than, or greater than the range toward the rear?Answer this question (a) from the child's point of view and (b)from the point of view of an observer standing still on the ground.Justify your answers.

A child is playing on the floor of a recreational vehicle (RV) asit moves along the highway at a constant velocity. He has atoy cannon, which shoots a marble at a fixed angle and speed withrespect to the floor. The cannon can be aimed toward thefront or the rear of the RV. Is the range toward the frontthe same as, less than, or greater than the range toward the rear?Answer this question (a) from the child's point of view and (b)from the point of view of an observer standing still on the ground.Justify your answers.

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asked 2021-04-16
A child is playing on the floor of a recreational vehicle (RV) asit moves along the highway at a constant velocity. He has atoy cannon, which shoots a marble at a fixed angle and speed withrespect to the floor. The cannon can be aimed toward thefront or the rear of the RV. Is the range toward the frontthe same as, less than, or greater than the range toward the rear?Answer this question (a) from the child's point of view and (b)from the point of view of an observer standing still on the ground.Justify your answers.

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2021-04-18
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