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A stunt driver wants to make his car jump over eight cars parked side by side below a horizontal ramp (see the figure(Figure 1) ).
Part A
With what minimum speed must he drive off the horizontal ramp? The vertical height of the ramp is 1.5 above the cars, and the horizontal distance he must clear is 20 .
Part B
If the ramp is now tilted upward, so that "takeoff angle" is 13 above the horizontal, what is the new minimum speed?
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A stunt driver wants to make his car jump over eight cars parked side by side below a horizontal ramp (see the figure( Figure 1) ).

Part A
With what minimum speed must he drive off the horizontal ramp? The vertical height of the ramp is 1.5
horizontal distance he must clear is 20

above the cars, and the

.

Part B
If the ramp is now tilted upward, so that "takeoff angle" is 13 above the horizontal, what is the new minimum speed?

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A stunt driver wants to make his car jump over eight cars parked side by side below a horizontal ramp (see the figure( Figure 1) ).

Part A
With what minimum speed must he drive off the...

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