A pelican flying along a horizontal path drops a fish from a height of 4.6 m, the fish travels 6.8 m horizontally before it hits the water below. What was the pelican's speed?
To determine the pelican's initial speed we first need to determine the time that elapsed before the fish hit the water.
The fish was dropped from a height of 4.6 m and it only had a horizontal velocity initially. The acceleration due to...
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