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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. 01 Aug '05 10:23
    A rock is dropped from a cliff that is 55 metres tall, and dropped at a velocity of 1.6543 m/s -1.

    How far away is the boat from the cousin of the person who drops the rock?
  2. Standard member XanthosNZ
    Cancerous Bus Crash
    01 Aug '05 11:36
    Japanese writing makes me aroused.
  3. 01 Aug '05 13:08
    accounting for the curvature of the earth?
  4. Standard member ark13
    Enola Straight
    01 Aug '05 14:10
    Originally posted by D43M0N
    A rock is dropped from a cliff that is 55 metres tall, and dropped at a velocity of 1.6543 m/s -1.

    How far away is the boat from the cousin of the person who drops the rock?
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  5. Subscriber sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    01 Aug '05 19:14
    Originally posted by XanthosNZ
    Japanese writing makes me aroused.
    doesn't take much, eh...
  6. Subscriber sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    01 Aug '05 19:15
    Originally posted by Coconut
    accounting for the curvature of the earth?
    no, you have to take into account the curvature of a Coconut.
  7. 04 Aug '05 17:14
    25 kilometers, unless the cliff is south of the equator in which case the boat hits the cousin, we will not discuss what happens to the rock
  8. Standard member Bowmann
    Non-Subscriber
    05 Aug '05 23:00
    Anyone fancy a trip to the moon?