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WFU Physics Lecture Demonstrations

Monkey and the Hunter

PIRA 1D60.30

Image:

Photo of Demo

Description:

A ball launched from a cannon and a dropped ball will have the same vertical component. Thus, the launched ball can be aimed to hit a target dropped when the ball leaves the cannon.

Recipe and
Location:

Monkey and Hunter Setup

Video:

Streaming Video:

None

MPG Video:

Monkey and Hunter (old setup)

Real Video:

Monkey and Hunter (old setup)

Notes:

none at this time

 

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