Mon July 02, 2012 By: Aarthi Vishwanathan

A ball is projected horizontally from a certain height.AT the same time another ball is dropped.Which will reach the ground first?Why?

Expert Reply
Tue July 03, 2012
Both the balls will reach the ground at the same time as the initial velocity of both balls in the downward direction is same i.e. 0 m/s
Hence both will be acted upon by the gravity and hence both will travel same distance in the same time according to the second equation of motion
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