Q2Phys131WI10-E1SOL%28Projectile%20Motion%29 - Jumping a...

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Unformatted text preview: Jumping a Crevasse [20 points] A mountain climber encounters a crevasse in an ice field. The opposite side of the crevasse is 2.75 m lower, and the horizontal gap is 4.10 m. To cross the crevasse, the climber gets a running start and jumps horizontally. (a) [8 pts] What is the minimum speed v0 needed for the climber to cross the crevasse? (b) [4 pts] Suppose the climber jumps at 6.0 m/s, where does he land? (c) [8 pts] What is his speed on landing? ...
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This note was uploaded on 10/24/2010 for the course PHY PHYSICS 13 taught by Professor Mylander during the Spring '09 term at Cal Poly Pomona.

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