Cliff divers at Acapulco jump into the sea from a cliff 36m high At the level of the sea a rock sticks out a horizontal distance at 6m. With what minimum horizontal velocity must the cliff divers leave the top of the cliff if they are to miss the rock?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com December 24, 2021, 4:50 pm ad1c9bdddf
In horizontal direction:
s = 6 m
In vertical direction:
h = 36 m
With good explanations and calculations, the problem is solved. The minimum horizontal velocity required to miss the rock is determined.