Fundamentals of Physics Extended (10th Edition)

Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 1-11823-072-8
ISBN 13: 978-1-11823-072-5

Chapter 2 - Motion Along a Straight Line - Questions: 10e

Answer

In the next few answers, the apple's velocity decreases, becomes zero, then speeds up again in the opposite direction.

Work Step by Step

Gravity acts on the apple just like any other projectile. A constant downward acceleration has to slow the positively moving object down to a stop, the pulls it down to increase its speed.
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