# A daredevil is shot out of a cannon at 45.0° to the horizontal with an initial speed of 24.0 m/s. A net is positioned a horizontal distance of 49.5 m from the cannon. At what height above the cannon should the net be placed in order to catch the daredevil?

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A daredevil is shot out of a cannon at 45.0° to the horizontal with an initial speed of 24.0 m/s. A net is positioned a horizontal distance of 49.5 m from the cannon. At what height above the cannon should the net be placed in order to catch the daredevil?

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Step 1

Given

Angle of shot out a canon = 45

Initial speed of the canon (u) = 26.5 m/s

Horizontal position of the net (R) = 49.5 m/s

Step 2

Calculating the vertical position

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