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A cannon is fired from the floor of a canyon at the vertical wall 3200 metres away. If the muzzle velocity is 200 m/s and the barrel makes an angle of 37 degrees with the horizontal, how high up the wall will the shell hit?

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Here the figure shows a cannon projected from the origin with initial velocity u at an angle θ with the horizontal.

Step 2

Given,

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Which has horizontal and vertical components as ux and...

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