Physics for Scientists and Engineers: A Strategic Approach with Modern Physics (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0133942651
ISBN 13: 978-0-13394-265-1

Chapter 5 - Force and Motion - Conceptual Questions: 15

Answer

The ball follows path C.

Work Step by Step

The ball follows path C when it comes out of the tube. As soon as the ball leaves the tube, the net force acting on the ball is zero. Therefore, the ball has zero acceleration so the ball continues on its path with a constant velocity.
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